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, stylized, feel good, serious and witty films and TV shows about / with nouveau riche, family relations, society, culture clash, love and romance, couples, parents and children, couple relations, infidelity and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy 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), Crazy Rich Asians (2018), 99 francs (2007), Serf (2019), A Wedding (1978), The Jerk (1979), Sofia the First (2012), The Jeffersons (1975), Corpse Bride (2005).

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: thought provoking, uplifting, feel good, sincere, touching
Plot: nouveau riche, heart disease, teenage boy, friendship between men, ambulance, father son relationship, male friendship, father son conflict, drunk driving, birthday, punishment, hospital ...
Place: munich germany, berlin germany, germany
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 7.7
 10K
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
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace situations, love and romance, fashion, love affair, rise to the top, high society, flirting, workplace, power relations, ambition, shopping, ambitious ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england
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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: feel good, romantic, sincere, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: rich man poor woman, wealthy family, luxury, chinese, domineering mother, mother daughter relationship, wedding, rich snob, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, materialism, east asian lead, professor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: singapore, xian, taiwan, new york, london ...
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 7.3
 19K
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, humorous, satirical, absurd, clever ...
Plot: advertising, drug abuse, fighting the system, womanizer, advertising agency, lifestyle, corporate world, advertising executive, behavior control, society, media satire, layoff ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe, miami
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 6.7
 3K
Serf (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, entertaining, uplifting, funny
Plot: spoiled brat, rich kid, lifestyle change, personality change, rich and poor, life turned upside down, wealthy family, rich man, teaching the ways of the world, back in time, family relations, life changing experience ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century
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 7.1
 3K
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: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, bishop, family relations, satire, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, chaos, family problems, hypocrisy, radical, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california
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 7.2
 53K
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: humorous, clever, not serious, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: farce, coming of age, birthday, butler, sniper, leaving home, fish out of water, fall in love, phone book, tennis court, wedding preparations and rituals, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mississippi, usa, los angeles, southern usa, st. louis missouri
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Sofia the First (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Becoming royalty overnight is every girl's dream, and Sofia is eager to prove she can be a true princess. Visit an enchanted circus, meet a pet dragon and soar through desert skies with Sofia and Amber on a magic carpet ride! But when their ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: princess, queen, friendship, family, school, prince, palaces castles and temples, female protagonist, imaginary kingdom, family relations, royal court, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 2010s
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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, humorous, witty, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, maid, interracial relations, lifestyle, family life, city life, couple relations, urban, society, couples, living with parents, temperamental ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.3
 244K
Corpse Bride (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the ...
Style: gothic, captivating, melancholic, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: horror for children, date night, preschoolers
Plot: dark fantasy, corpse, afterlife, romance, supernatural, supernatural romance, marriage, shyness, loneliness, wedding, fall in love, disagreement ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, england
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 3.8
 15K
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, realistic, not serious, witty, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, snobbism, farce, ambition, disorder, family relations, friends, friendship, fish out of water, social differences, fall in love, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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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, witty, biting, captivating ...
Plot: intrigue, lifestyle, society, rich and poor, rise to the top, fall in love, life is a bitch, power relations, prejudice, greed, social differences, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1800s
Place: europe, england, london
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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, fish out of water, eccentric family, misfit, family life, culture clash, society, disorder, family relations, wealth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, france, monaco, europe, cote d'azur ...
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 6.5
 341
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: marriage, restaurant owner, nouveau riche, party, adultery, anniversary party, wedding anniversary, extramarital affair, irony, football player, infidelity, seaside ...
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 6.3
 276
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 ...
Plot: womanizer, resort, father son relationship, furniture, dinner, chair, salesman, jealousy, accident, nouveau riche, mother in law, mogul ...
Place: the philippines
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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
Plot: dirty old man, couple relations, family relations, breaking point, love and romance, couples, immigrants, society, golden years, elderly, misfit, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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: twists and turns, dark humor, clever, biting, suspense ...
Plot: murder, estate, manipulation, older woman younger man sex, deadly, society, manipulations, master and servant, crimes, crime, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 70s
Place: austria, europe, central europe, prussia, japan ...
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The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 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, realistic, not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, family relations, secretary, parents and children, family life, suburban life, suburbs, family business, culture clash, eccentric family, urban, social differences ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
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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: serious, realistic, captivating, offbeat, fairy tale
Plot: lottery winner, working class, unemployment, society, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, rags to riches, poverty, abusive boyfriend, rebellious daughter, slum, nouveau riche ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada, quebec
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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, emotional, rough, realistic
Plot: civil war, family relations, chaos, state affairs, danger, single parent, family in danger, family business, political unrest, father son relationship, military, colonialism ...
Place: africa
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 6.3
 1K
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: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: tragic love, forbidden love, revolution, politics, infidelity, romance, royal family, society, state affairs, hopes, fall in love, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1880s, 19th century
Place: austria, england, italy, venice, europe ...
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 23K
The Leopard (1963)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 186 min.
Story: As Garibaldi's troops begin the unification of Italy in the 1860s, an aristocratic Sicilian family grudgingly adapts to the sweeping social changes undermining their way of life. Proud but pragmatic Prince Don Fabrizio Salina allows his war ...
Style: epic, gloomy, stylized, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: ambition, revolution, prince, family relations, politics, opportunist, civil war, nobility, family life, introspection, political unrest, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: italy, sicily, europe, naples italy, palermo italy ...
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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: humorous, clever, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, satire, dog, rescue, self discovery, family relations, yuppie, eating disorder, uninvited guest, wealth, swimming pool, extramarital affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, 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, sexual, biting, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mind game, manipulations, private school, betrayal, manipulation, teenager, infidelity, school, youth, love and romance, couples, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, england, europe, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Clandestine Marriage (1999)
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: stylized, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: society, love affair, comedy of errors, pregnancy, parents and children, wedding, romance, love and romance, master and servant, couples, estate, power relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 879
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, disturbing, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: terrorism, globalization, injustice, manipulation, militant, journalism, politics, fall in love, culture clash, workplace situations, obsession, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
Is relevant ?
 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: disturbing, light, captivating, humorous, serious ...
Plot: cheating, impersonating, double life, secret, starting over, parents and children, dishonesty, lifestyle, deception, neighbor, impostor, suspicion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 1K
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, touching, atmospheric, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: culture clash, infidelity, master and servant, rise to the top, hopes, society, love and romance, social differences, redemption, love affair, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: rome italy, europe, switzerland, italy
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The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Belgium, France, UK, Portugal
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An advertising executive jumps back and forth in time between 21st century London and 17th century La Mancha, where Don Quixote mistakes him for Sancho Panza.
Style: light, humorous, feel good, exciting
Plot: dream, delusional man, insanity, don quixote, procession, modern day adaptation, windmill, business deal, time travel, filmmaking, giant, female objectification ...
Time: year 2008
Place: spain
Is relevant ?
 8.8
 337K
Peaky Blinders (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Style: atmospheric, tense, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, gang, organized crime, gang war, power struggle, determination, society, crimes, rivalry, mafia, cruelty, rise to the top ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1920s, 20s
Place: england, ireland
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