Small business owner movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant small business owner movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, light, touching, captivating and semi serious films and TV shows about / with small business owner, small business, family relations, friendship, vengeance, restaurant, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, rivalry and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as small business owner: A Ghost of a Chance (2011), Maggie's Plan (2015), Dogman (2018), You've Got Mail (1998), My Long Awaited Love Story (2016), Blind Woman's Curse (1970), Follow That Dream (1962), Mountains May Depart (2015), A Christmas Arrangement (2018), Baby for Sale (2004).

List of small business owner movies

A Ghost of a Chance (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Defence lawyer Emi is assigned to a particularly unusual case: a man is suspected of murdering his wealthy wife, and his only alibi is a 421-year old ghost, Rokubei. At first Emi is hesitant, but when she pursues her lead she is visited by the ghost ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense
Plot: murder, breakup, explorer, courtroom, lawyer, asian woman, japanese history, judge, criminal, japanese woman, court, murderer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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 6.2
 17K
Maggie's Plan (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Maggie 's plan to have a baby on her own is derailed when she falls in love with John, a married man, destroying his volatile marriage to the brilliant and impossible Georgette. But one daughter and three years later, Maggie is out of love and ...
Style: melancholic, intellectual, satirical, talky, romantic ...
Plot: love, marriage, divorce, friendship, loneliness, writers, hotel, relationships, blended family, character study, eccentricity, stepmother ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, california, quebec, brooklyn new york city
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 7.2
 27K
Dogman (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marcello, a small and gentle dog groomer, finds himself involved in a dangerous relationship of subjugation with Simone, a former violent boxer who terrorizes the entire neighborhood.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: dog, revenge, cocaine, father daughter relationship, robbery, humiliation, drugs, violence, prison, drug dealing, abuse, fear ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy
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 6.7
 215K
You've Got Mail (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Book superstore magnate, Joe Fox and independent book shop owner, Kathleen Kelly fall in love in the anonymity of the Internet – both blissfully unaware that he's putting her out of business.
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, light, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids
Plot: love, romance, fall in love, happy ending, unlikely couple, bookstore, online dating, destiny, rivalry, internet, christmas, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, san francisco
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Vincent, Fran?ois, Paul and the Others (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three friends face mid-life crises. Paul is a writer who's blocked. François has lost his ideals and practices medicine for the money; his wife grows distant, even hostile. The charming Vincent, everyone's favorite, faces bankruptcy, his ...
Style: art house, realistic, semi serious, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, writers, couples, group of friends, heart attack, financial problem, marital crisis, small business, small business owner, doctors, factory, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
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My Long Awaited Love Story (2016)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Riko is 27, working as a love simulation game designer, and she no longer has big expectations for a man in her life. One day app company TIMEIS, lead by Soichiro, hires her to work on their latest game.
Style: light, romantic, entertaining, captivating
Plot: game, employer employee relationship, coworker, mockery, couple relations, love and romance, relationship vs career, romantic relationship, love story, fall in love, male female relationship, love affair ...
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Blind Woman's Curse (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Akemi is a dragon tattooed leader of the Tachibana Yakuza clan. In a duel with a rival gang Akemi slashes the eyes of an opponent and a black cat appears, to lap the blood from the gushing wound. The cat along with the eye-victim go on to pursue ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, exciting, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, samurai, yakuza, revenge, torture, opium, strong female lead, feminist, exploitation, sexploitation, female yakuza, kung fu ...
Time: 20th century
Place: asia, japan
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Follow That Dream (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When the Kwimper family car runs out of gas on a new Florida highway and an officous state supervisor tries to run them off, Pop Kwimper digs in his heels and decides to do a little homesteading. He and his son Toby and their "adopted" ...
Style: psychotronic, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: elvis presley, surfing, farm, adoption, gambling, casino, twins, orphan, gangsters, singer, highway, courtroom drama ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, usa
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Mountains May Depart (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France, Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The life of Tao, and those close to her, is explored in three different time periods: 1999, 2014, and 2025.
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: oedipus complex, romantic rivalry, love triangle, choice, estranged son, materialism, coal mine, jealousy, mother son relationship, teenager, teacher student sex, chinese ...
Time: year 2014, year 1999, near future
Place: sydney australia, china
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A Christmas Arrangement (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Flower shop owner Poppy enters the annual holiday floral show for a chance to win the grand prize but standing in her way of victory is Garrett, the underappreciated protégé of florist extraordinaire, Blair. While Poppy and Garrett’s rivalry ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, holiday, rivalry, ambition, false identity, transformation, love, flower shop, opposites attract, unlikely couple, escapades, life philosophy ...
Place: california
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Abducted: The Mary Stauffer Story (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: High school teacher Mary Stauffer and her eight-year old daughter, Beth are held captive for 53 days by an obsessed former student. Based on a true story.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: emotional abuse, rape, missing person, teacher, mother daughter relationship, escape, surveillance, abduction, captivity, obsession, isolation, kidnapping ...
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 5.8
 341
Baby for Sale (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple discover that the baby girl they're trying to adopt is being auctioned off to the highest bidder. The couple become part of a sting operation to bust the baby-selling ring.
Style: disturbing, sincere, serious, thought provoking, emotional ...
Plot: babies and infants, adoption, black market, sting operation, fighting the system, kids in trouble, social decay, legal, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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The Makioka Sisters (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: This sensuously beautiful film chronicles the activities of four sisters who gather in Kyoto every year to view the cherry blossoms. It paints a vivid portrait of the pre-war lifestyle of the wealthy Makioka family from Osaka, and draws a parallel ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, nubile woman, matchmaking, couples, family problems, romance, forces of nature, working class, family in crisis, siblings relations, family life, world war two ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.
Style: scenic, exciting, futuristic, saga, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: star wars, fantasy world, alien, obesity, telepathy, space opera, adventure, fictional war, space and aliens, warrior, super weapon, space travel ...
Time: future, 2010s
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 5.9
 576
Peach Girl (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: It's not easy being beautiful. The envy, the jealousy, the vicious rumors spread by your best friend. That's life for young Momo. While everyone thinks that Momo is a wild party girl, the reality is that she is shy and lonely. Can Momo ...
Style: manga, light, touching, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: feminine beauty, love triangle, japanese teenager, baby, high school friend, crush, employer employee relationship, breakup, teenager, teenage girl, jealousy, schoolgirl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Coming to America (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Prince Akeem, heir to the throne of Zamunda, leaves the tropical paradise kingdom in search of his queen. What better place than Queens, New York, to find his bride? Joined by his loyal servant and friend, Semmi, Akeem attempts to blend in as an ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, witty, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, date night, girls' night
Plot: fish out of water, comedy of errors, heir to the throne, prince, romance, wedding, royalty, looking for love, hidden identity, culture clash, janitor, fictional country ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, africa, usa, america, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
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Adrift in Tokyo (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Leading a lazy life, Fumiya has been a university student for 8 years and owes money to loan sharks. One day, a man named Fukuhara comes to collect the loan, which Fumiya cannot pay. So Fukuhara makes a proposition: He will cancel the debt as long ...
Style: realistic, humorous, captivating, light, psychological ...
Plot: city life, loan, confession, on the road, regret, gangsters, yakuza, crimes, friendship, teenager, police, cafe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Kamikaze Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Momoko is an ordinary girl, living an ordinary life. Ordinary, that is, if you define ordinary as wearing elaborate lolita dresses from the Rococo period in 18th Century France. However, when punk girl and self-styled 'Yanki' Ichiko comes ...
Style: surreal, humorous, sweet, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: gang, friendship, motorcycle gang, teenager, revenge, obsessive quest, on the road, adventure, misfit, youth, leadership, women ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan, france, tokyo, europe, hong kong
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Lost in Beijing (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A look at modern-day life in China's capital centered on a ménage-a-quatre involving a young woman, her boss, her husband and her boss's wife. Massage girl Pingguo (Apple) (The stunning Fan Bingbing) lives in a cramped apartment with her ...
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: extortion, slutty wife, easy woman, husband wife relationship, wench, slutty woman, rape, pregnancy, forced sex, sex, infidelity, massage parlor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, beijing china, asia, east asia
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The Land of Rain Trees (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Story: Nobuyuki Sakisaka (Yuta Tamamori) is a salaryman. When he was in middle school student, he read light novel "Fairy Game”. He still has that light novel, because he was so shocked by the ending. One day, Nobuyuki Sakisaka browses the internet ...
Plot: pretty woman, perseverance, brother brother relationship, cinema, criticism, shopping, restaurant, operation, bicycle, pity, hospital, schoolgirl ...
Place: tokyo, mount fuji, osaka japan
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 5.6
 18K
Beauty Shop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: You thought you'd heard it all in the barbershop, but you haven't heard anything yet - the women get their own chance to shampoo, shine, and speak their minds in Beauty Shop.
Style: humorous, feel good, melancholic, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: beauty salon, women, small business, hairdresser, adaptation, vengeance, single parent, workplace situations, ambition, gangsters, teenager, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, chicago illinois, atlanta
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 7.0
 208
A Bit of a Do (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A Bit of a Do is a British comedy drama series based on the books by David Nobbs. The show starred David Jason and was aired on ITV in 1989. It was made for the ITV network by Yorkshire Television. The show was set in a fictional Yorkshire town. ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: middle class, working class, newlywed, extramarital affair, divorce, social satire, dentist, wedding, starting over, class conflict, new life, hypocrisy ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england
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Superior Donuts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: The relationship between Arthur, the gruff owner of a small donut shop, his enterprising new young employee, Franco, and their loyal patrons in a quickly gentrifying Chicago neighborhood.
Style: sitcom, captivating, entertaining, light, sincere ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: restaurant, friendship, social issues, employer employee relationship, interracial friendship, prejudice, generation gap, culture clash, rivalry, society, ambition, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
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Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A single mother and her slacker sister find an unexpected way to turn their lives around in the off-beat dramatic comedy. In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school the mom starts an unusual business – a biohazard ...
Style: feel good, humorous, melancholic, emotional, semi serious ...
Plot: cleaning lady, dysfunctional family, suicide, dark humor, family business, crimes, police investigation, family relations, workplace, family problems, single parent, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, california, albuquerque new mexico
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 6.6
 14K
Something New (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kenya McQueen, a corporate lawyer finds love in the most unexpected place when she agrees to go on a blind date with Brian Kelly, a sexy and free-spirited landscaper.
Style: sexy, humorous, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: interracial relations, interracial romance, white male black female relationship, interracial love, racism, romance, career woman, prejudice, african american, opposites attract, culture clash, race issues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london, los angeles, east africa, africa ...
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 6.7
 68K
Sliding Doors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gwyneth Paltrow plays London publicist Helen, effortlessly sliding between parallel storylines that show what happens if she does or does not catch a train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Deception. Trust. Friendship. Comedy. ...
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: infidelity, choice, road not taken, time travel, love, alternate reality, breakup, romance, destiny, parallel universe, twists and turns, plot twist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, usa, europe, tower bridge london ...
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Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman (2005)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following in his father's footsteps, Albert Pierrepoint becomes one of Britain's most prolific executioners, hiding his identity as a grocery deliveryman. But when his ambition to be the best inadvertently exposes his gruesome secret, he ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: death sentence, executioner, hanging, execution, politics, introspection, punishment, death row, war crime, criminal, world war two, killer ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, germany
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Randy and the Mob (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A good ol' boy (McKinnon) gets into trouble with some mobsters, and then must seek assistance from his estranged, identical twin gay brother.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: gay, twins, family relations, crimes, estrangement, crime gone awry, rivalry, nothing goes right, gangsters, competition, small town, hitman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia, southern usa
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 4.7
 9K
EastEnders (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The everyday lives of working-class residents of Albert Square, a traditional Victorian square of terrace houses surrounding a park in the East End of London's Walford borough.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: working class, small community, parent grown child relationship, social relations, society, workplace intrigue, intrigue, family business, family in crisis, neighbor neighbor relationship, husband wife relationship, jealousy ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 2010s, 2000s, 2020s
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
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 6.6
 13K
After Yang (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When his young daughter's beloved companion — an android named Yang — malfunctions, Jake searches for a way to repair him. In the process, Jake discovers the life that has been passing in front of him, reconnecting with his wife and ...
Style: futuristic, melancholic, unusual plot structure, enigmatic, cerebral ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, robot, foster child, father, husband wife relationship, loss, mourning, androids, family relations, parents and children, death, family problems ...
Time: future
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