Nouveau riche movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant nouveau riche movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good, light, witty and touching films and TV shows about / with nouveau riche, society, family relations, culture clash, love and romance, father son relationship, couples, parents and children, father daughter relationship and mentor plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as nouveau riche: This Crazy Heart (2017), The Paradise (2012), 99 francs (2007), Crazy Rich Asians (2018), Son of a Rich (2019), No Other Woman (2011), Caddyshack II (1988), Ask Laftan Anlamaz (2016), The Jerk (1979), The Jeffersons (1975).

List of nouveau riche movies

This Crazy Heart (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When 30-ish rich kid Lenny has to take care of 15-year-old David, who’s suffering from heart disease, it’s the beginning of a wild adventure. Lenny fearlessly breaks all the rules to fulfill his young friend’s every wish.
Style: feel good, sincere, uplifting, touching, thought provoking
Plot: heart disease, nouveau riche, father son conflict, father son relationship, ambulance, birthday, teenage boy, friendship between men, punishment, hospital, bucket list, encounter ...
Place: munich germany, berlin germany, germany
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 7.7
 12K
The Paradise (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An intoxicating love story set in England's first department store in the 1870s. The Paradise revolves around the lives of the people who live and work in the store, each bound in their own way by the power of the world they live in, and the ...
Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious, vintage
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fashion, high society, workplace situations, rise to the top, eligible bachelor, ambition, workplace, love and romance, nouveau riche, love affair, flirting, intelligence ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 50s, 1870s, 20th century
Place: england
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 7.2
 20K
99 francs (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Octave is the master of the universe. Octave exercises the profession of copywriter. Today he decides what you will want tomorrow. For him, “man is a product like everything else.” Octave works for the world’s largest advertising agency, Ross ...
Style: psychedelic, cerebral, satirical, absurd, humorous ...
Plot: advertising, drug abuse, nouveau riche, greed, lifestyle, advertising agency, advertising executive, corporate world, drugs, behavior control, society, layoff ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, miami
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Crazy Rich Asians (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An American-born Chinese economics professor accompanies her boyfriend to Singapore for his best friend's wedding, only to get thrust into the lives of Asia's rich and famous.
Style: romantic, sincere, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: wealthy family, infidelity, wedding, luxury, rich man poor woman, materialism, chinawoman, chinaman, chinese, domineering mother, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marriage proposal ...
Time: contemporary, year 1995
Place: singapore, xian, taiwan, new york, london ...
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Son of a Rich (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Young major Grisha played in a beautiful life and decided that everything was permissible for him. He has done a lot of things, and now he faces a prison. To correct his son, a desperate oligarch-father goes to extreme measures. Together with his ...
Style: captivating, light, funny, uplifting, entertaining
Plot: lifestyle change, rich man, teaching the ways of the world, spoiled brat, family relations, rich kid, rich and poor, life turned upside down, village life, personality change, rehabilitation, nouveau riche ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary
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 6.0
 319
No Other Woman (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Furniture supplier Ram is happily married to Charmaine. One day, Ram lands a big client, a new luxury resort. But he needs the help of Kara, the daughter of the owner of the resort, to finalize the deal. Kara's help, however, comes with a ...
Style: psychological, tense, sexy, contemplative
Plot: jealousy, womanizer, infidelity, nouveau riche, seduction, adultery, mistress, unfaithful husband, mogul, twists and turns, woman seduces a man, accident ...
Place: the philippines
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 3.8
 16K
Caddyshack II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park.
Style: humorous, stylized, inspirational, unusual plot structure, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: golf, auction, nouveau riche, country club, satire, sport, farce, violence, justice, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Ask Laftan Anlamaz (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 68 min.
TV show
Story: Hayat is a country girl with strict parents. She is in a love hate relationship with her boss Murat. Hayat is full of secrets that can ruin her career and relationship.
Style: romantic, inspirational, sweet, feel good, exciting ...
Plot: young girl, friends, love and romance, love, twists and turns, couples, intrigue, romance, job seeking, friendship, youth, nouveau riche ...
Place: istanbul turkey
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 7.1
 59K
The Jerk (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After discovering he's not really black like the rest of his family, likable dimwit Navin Johnson runs off on a hilarious misadventure in this comedy classic that takes him from rags to riches and back to rags again. The slaphappy jerk strikes ...
Style: funny, humorous, clever, absurd, entertaining ...
Plot: irreverent, farce, stupidity, rags to riches, coming of age, fish out of water, sniper, leaving home, butler, family reunited, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mississippi, usa, los angeles, southern usa, st. louis missouri
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 7.5
 10K
The Jeffersons (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Jeffersons is an American sitcom that was broadcast on CBS from January 18, 1975, through July 2, 1985, lasting 11 seasons and a total of 253 episodes. The show was produced by the T.A.T. Communications Company from 1975–1982 and by Embassy ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: maid, parents, mental health, interracial relations, family relations, neighbor neighbor relationship, businessman, interracial marriage, doorman, housekeeper, white male black female relationship, apartment building ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Beverly Hillbillies is an American situation comedy originally broadcast for nine seasons on CBS from 1962 to 1971, starring Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas, and Max Baer, Jr. The series is about a poor backwoods family transplanted to ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: hillbilly, fish out of water, rags to riches, tv show, family relations, secretary, millionaire, nouveau riche, rich, family life, culture clash, social differences ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
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 7.0
 4K
A Wedding (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian connection is suspect, security guards watch the gifts rather ...
Style: humorous, stylized, funny, unusual plot structure, affectionate ...
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, satire, female nudity, death, redemption, catastrophe, life philosophy, culture clash, greed, family, adultery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, chicago illinois, usa
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 8.0
 24K
The Gilded Age (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
TV show
Story: It’s 1882 and the Gilded Age is in full swing when Marian Brook, a young orphaned daughter of a Southern general, moves in with her rigidly conventional aunts in New York City. With the help of Peggy Scott, an African-American woman masquerading ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense, psychological
Plot: wealthy family, high society, rich woman, lifestyle, rich man, female protagonist, society, sorority, royalty, women, gay, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: new york
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The Happiest Millionaire (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, road movie, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: disney, millionaire, dancing, romance, family, culture clash, irish, rags to riches, runaway, destiny, treasure, small town ...
Time: 80s, 1910s, 20th century, year 1917, year 1916
Place: ireland, london, philadelphia, usa, new york ...
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 5.4
 7K
Results (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two mismatched personal trainers' lives are upended by the actions of a new, wealthy client.
Style: stylized, talky, romantic, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, gym, personal trainer, transformation, obsession, mentor, relationships, adaptation, culture clash, loneliness, existentialism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, new jersey, australia, austin texas ...
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Goodbye, Columbus (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Jewish man and a jewish woman meet and while attracted to each other find that their worlds are very different. She is the archetypical Jewish-American-Princess, very emotionally involved with her parents world and the world they have created for ...
Style: sexy, sexual, witty, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: wedding, hotel, romance, satire, couples, guilt, nudity (full frontal - brief), identity, gangsters, multiple storylines, trippy, childhood ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, new jersey, tokyo, usa, boston ...
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The Way We Live Now (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: The Way We Live Now is a 2001 four-part television adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel The Way We Live Now. The serial was first broadcast on the BBC and was directed by David Yates, written by Andrew Davies and produced by Nigel ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, biting, witty ...
Plot: lifestyle, intrigue, society, rise to the top, fall in love, power relations, life is a bitch, rich and poor, couple relations, greed, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: europe, london, england
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The Tuche Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyone in the village of Bouzolles knows the Tuche family, who live by the philosophy "Man is not made to work." Despite their lack of money, they strive to be happy... that is, until their hand-to-mouth existence is turned on its head. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Plot: social differences, lottery, life turned upside down, eccentric family, fish out of water, misfit, family life, society, culture clash, family relations, disorder, wealth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, france, monaco, europe, cote d'azur ...
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 404
Camerieri (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four waiters and a cook working at a seaside restaurant hate each other but still keep working together for lack of better opportunities. One day the old owner sells the restaurant to a wealthy industrialist, who must decide whether to keep it or ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, restaurant, party, marriage, father son relationship, family relations, unfaithful husband, waiter, infidelity, football player, cynicism, middle class ...
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My Father's Guests (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A human-rights activist takes in an illegal immigrant and her daughter, then shocks his family when they learn that he has married the sexy 28-year-old.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: breaking point, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, undocumented immigrant, couples, misfit, elderly, golden years, immigrants, society, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Something for Everyone (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An opportunistic young man working as a servant to a European countess uses his sexual talents to better his station in life.
Style: clever, melancholic, harsh, ironic, heartbreaking ...
Plot: gay, older woman younger man sex, murder, twists and turns, lgbt, nazi, revenge, hotel, greed, german, corruption, serial killer ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, post world war two, 70s
Place: tokyo, new york, boston, austria, europe ...
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Windfall and Misfortunes (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: On April 1st, 1986, Jean-Guy Lavigueur, an unemployed blue-collar worker and his family won 7.6 million dollars. At the time, it was the largest amount ever won at Loto-Quebec's 6/49 weekly draws. What should have been the beginning of a ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, fairy tale, offbeat
Plot: lottery winner, society, life is a bitch, working class, unemployment, dysfunctional family, rags to riches, poverty, nouveau riche, rebellious daughter, abusive boyfriend, slum ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: quebec, canada, montreal
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White Material (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Cameroon
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Maria is a White farmer who runs a failing coffee plantation in an unnamed African country in the present day. Civil war has broken out and rebel soldiers, many of them child soldiers, are advancing on the area. Rebels on the radio advocate attacks ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, emotional, rough ...
Plot: family relations, civil war, chaos, coffee, state affairs, single parent, political unrest, family business, family in danger, military, father son relationship, imperialism ...
Place: africa
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 2K
Mayerling (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria (Omar Sharif) clashes with his father, Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria (James Mason), over implementing progressive policies for their country. Ava Gardner plays his mother Empress Elisabeth. Rudolf soon feels he is ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, royal family, tragic love, infidelity, revolution, politics, romance, rebelliousness, fall in love, hopes, state affairs, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: austria, england, italy, venice, europe ...
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Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Beverly Hills couple Barbara and Dave Whiteman are very rich but not happy Dave is a hard working business man, his wife is only interested in yoga, aerobics and other meditation classes, and he sleeps with the house maid. Their teenage son is ...
Style: entertaining, funny, clever, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: homeless, dysfunctional family, dog, satire, family, adoption, suicide attempt, writers, homelessness, jewish, creativity, childhood ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, california, usa
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Cruel Intentions 2 (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This takes place several years before Cruel Intentions, back to when Kathryn first meets Sebastian, their sexual attraction to each other and their enjoyment in destroying the lives of their peers.
Style: sexy, suspense, semi serious, cynical, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, betrayal, stepbrother stepsister relationship, sexual relations, school, manipulation, private school, high school, infidelity, identical twins, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, europe, usa, england, manhattan new york city
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The Clandestine Marriage (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A period film, set around an English country house whose owners want to arrange a marriage of convenience between their elder daughter and an aristocratic heir of a hard-up noble family.
Style: humorous, stylized, witty, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: society, wedding, parents and children, comedy of errors, pregnancy, love affair, power relations, estate, couples, family relations, master and servant, romance ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, europe
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 5.9
 1K
The Other (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Egypt
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Adam is the son of a wealthy Egyptian-American family who is studying at UCLA and returns home for a brief vacation. Upon his arrival he meets beautiful reporter Hanane, with whom he begins an intense love affair, and eventually they marry. Trouble ...
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, biting, thought provoking ...
Plot: terrorism, investigative journalism, terrorist, manipulation, politics, society, life is a bitch, journalism, globalization, injustice, militant, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
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 7.8
 8K
The Riches (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A family of crooks assume the identity of an upper-middle-class suburban clan in the Deep South.
Style: humorous, captivating, disturbing, light, realistic ...
Plot: gypsy, secret, double life, impersonating, starting over, impostor, deception, neighbor, parents and children, dishonesty, lifestyle, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
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 6.3
 2K
Daisy Miller (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this comedy of manners, the American Winterbourne tries to figure out the bright and bubbly Daisy Miller, only to be helped and hindered by false judgments from their fellow friends.
Style: talky, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric
Audience: girls' night
Plot: class differences, culture clash, class society, tragic love, romance, moon, power relations, breeding, couples, master and servant, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: rome italy, switzerland, europe, italy
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