Economic inequality movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant economic inequality movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, suspense, realistic, interesting, entertaining and clever films and TV shows about / with economic inequality, storytelling, poverty, hopes, fight, police, culture clash, restaurant, husband wife relationship and dialogue plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 9 movies tagged as economic inequality: Weird City (2019), American Fable (2016), I, Tonya (2017), Made in Dagenham (2010), Raising Arizona (1987), O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), In Time (2011), Cinderella Man (2005), Cellmates (2011).

List of economic inequality movies

Weird City (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the not-too-distant future, this comedy anthology explores the issues of everyday life in the metropolis of Weird — stories that can only be told through the prism of sci-fi and comedy.
Style: anthology, social, futuristic, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alternate reality, interracial, life, entrapment, poverty, science and technology, wealth, satire, sex scene, economic inequality, lgbt, city
Time: future
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American Fable (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When 11-year-old Gitty discovers that her father, Abe, a good and beloved farmer, is holding a wealthy man hostage in their abandoned silo in order to save their suffering farm, she befriends the captive in secret. As the truth unfolds about who he ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, disturbing, enigmatic ...
Plot: farmer, hostage, moral dilemma, psychopath, dark secret, little girl, female protagonist, child in peril, loner, ransom, threat, child's point of view ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
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I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, UK, Australia, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Style: humorous, suspense, rough, absurd, ironic ...
Plot: figure skating, abusive mother, ice rink, emotional abuse, mother daughter relationship, fondling, rivalry, skating, female protagonist, olympics, domestic violence, competition ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s, year 2003, 2000s ...
Place: detroit, oregon, minneapolis minnesota, portland oregon
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Made in Dagenham (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Style: touching, realistic, contemplative, uplifting, semi serious ...
Plot: discrimination, working class, injustice, protest, gender, factory, workplace, fighting the system, idealism, revolution, hopes, rebelliousness ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1966, year 1968 ...
Place: england, europe, london, liverpool, michigan ...
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Raising Arizona (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Coen Brothers tell the story of a absurd yet likable family with an unproductive couple as the focal point. The couple has gotten themselves into some trouble while kidnapping a baby and give Hollywood one of the most memorable chase scenes to ...
Style: witty, humorous, surreal, talky, atmospheric ...
Plot: screwball, kidnapping, redemption, blackmail, ex convict, policewoman, baby, crime, crimes, couple relations, missing child, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
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O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical characters and incredible situations. Based upon Homer's ...
Style: humorous, road movie, entertaining, melancholic, surreal ...
Plot: adventure, prison escape, obsessive quest, on the run, runaway, small town, creativity, prophecy, criminal heroes, seduction, treasure hunt, rescue ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1937
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, southern usa
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In Time (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, serious, philosophical, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, immortality, distopia, dystopic future, race against time, society, time, fighting the system, on the run, class differences, love and romance, social differences ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, los angeles
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Cinderella Man (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: The true story of boxer, Jim Braddock who, in the 1920’s after his retirement, has a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially poor state.
Style: uplifting, inspirational, sincere, touching, motivational ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: human spirit, boxing, sport, underdog, athlete's life, financial problem, poverty, comeback, training, follow your dream, lifestyle, boxer ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: new jersey, usa, netherlands, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
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Cellmates (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Leroy Lowe, grand dragon of the Texas Ku Klux Klan confronts everything he's been taught to hate when he's sentenced to three years of hard labor on a prison work farm, where Warden Merville, dead set on rehabilitating Leroy, chooses ...
Style: not serious, humorous, twists and turns, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: prison, racism, redemption, society, hopes, confined, fight, cell, unlikely friendships, transformation, standoff, showdown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america
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