Opportunist movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant opportunist movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, serious, humorous, stylized and suspense films and TV shows about / with opportunist, opportunism, friend, love and romance, crying, death, barefoot male, husband wife relationship, friendship and money plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Italy, France and other countries.
opportunist movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as opportunist: The Leopard (1963), Them who? (2015), Goya's Ghosts (2006), Ludwig (1973), I Served the King of England (2006), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Forrest Gump (1994), Modelar (2020), The Platform (2019), The Occupant (2020).

List of opportunist movies

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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Them who? (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: David's life is changed forever after his meeting with Marcello, a clever con man.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, whimsical, funny ...
Plot: cons and scams, escapades, con artists, opportunist, crime investigation, layoff, quitting a job, supervisor, new life, humour, money problems, fired from the job ...
Place: europe, italy
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Goya's Ghosts (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse, who is labeled a heretic by a monk.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, captivating, factual, intense ...
Plot: prostitute, heresy, french, lifestyle, life is a bitch, rape, prison, period piece, spanish inquisition, arrest, society, hunting ...
Time: 18th century, 1800s, 19th century
Place: spain, madrid
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Ludwig (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 238 min.
Story: A history of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: royal family, empress, politics, betrayal, downfall, tragic hero, state affairs, love affair, family life, palaces castles and temples, friendship, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1860s, 1870s
Place: europe, austria, munich germany, southern germany, bavaria
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I Served the King of England (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jan Dítě has been released from a Czech prison just before the very end of his 15-year sentence. Settling in a town near the border, he occupies his time with rebuilding a deserted house, and recalling his past. His main wish in life was to be a ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, sentimental, sexy, romantic ...
Plot: waiter, world war two, power relations, rise and fall, love and romance, ambition, society, workplace, human nature, social differences, rich and poor, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 1950s ...
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, central europe, england ...
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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, spacecraft, space travel, adventure, creature, teamwork, space and aliens, superhero, save the world, heroes, reluctant partners ...
Time: future, year 1988, 2010s, year 2014, 80s
Place: usa, missouri
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Forrest Gump (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: life philosophy, human spirit, mentally challenged, destiny, rise to the top, true love, journey, storytelling, human relationship, odd, selflessness, philosophy ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1950s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., united states, new york, san francisco ...
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Modelar (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Droneman is about Chemist and Fly Navigator Pavel and his friend Bussinessman and free time Rapper Plech. Pavel has strong sense of justice and wishes to fix wrongs with the World while Plech dreams about Big money and secure life. Their common ...
Style: suspense, intense, exciting, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: professor, university, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, terrorism, lecture, election, lawyer, shot to death, barefoot male, breakup, singer, extramarital affair ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2019
Place: tel aviv israel, central europe, prague, prague czech republic
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The Platform (2019)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two people per level. An unknown number of levels. A platform with food for all of them. Are you one of those who think too much when they are up? Or of those who have no guts when they are down? If you discover it too late, you will not live out of ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, futuristic, allegory ...
Plot: struggle for survival, confined, cannibalism, fear, social differences, prison, rivalry, food shortage, social relations, society, danger, existentialism ...
Time: future
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The Occupant (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An unemployed executive is forced to sell his apartment. When he discovers that he still has the keys, he becomes obsessed with the family that now lives there and decides to recover the life he has lost, at any price.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: blackmail, unemployed, suspicion, intruder, couple relations, jealousy, beating, pedophile, couples, chambermaid, sociopath, advertising ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Tim Timmerman, Hope of America (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Impeached high school president, Tim Timmerman, seeks to redeem himself and get into Yale.
Style: captivating, humorous, realistic, romantic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: ambition, election, prank, politics, politician, father daughter relationship, psychological manipulation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic rivalry, rivalry, class differences, university ...
Time: year 1994, year 1995, 1990s, 90s
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The Magic Quill (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fairy tale, featuring the landlady Margaret, the devil Boniface, the bribable councilors Fake and Chatterbox and the lazy tailor Greasy. In Hell, the devils have a quill that writes human sins into the Book of Sins and the devils go and pull the ...
Style: fairy tale, allegory, psychotronic
Plot: blackmail, jail, tied to a chair, cave, employer employee relationship, thief, fake identity, small town, damsel in distress, escape, arrest, knocked out ...
Place: central europe
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Coldblooded (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cosmo, an affectless mob bookie who lives in the basement of a retirement home, is promoted to hitman. He learns his new trade from Steve, a seasoned killer. He falls in love with a yoga teacher, Jasmine, and must figure out a way to leave the mob ...
Style: humorous, realistic, dark humor, semi serious, stylized ...
Plot: hitman, gangsters, murder, crimes, opposites attract, danger, love and romance, dishonesty, going straight, criminal heroes, basement, blood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Alfie (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Manhattan, the British limousine driver Alfie is surrounded by beautiful women, having one night stands with all of them and without any sort of commitment. His best friends are his colleague Marlon and his girl-friend Lonette. Alfie has a brief ...
Style: contemplative, humorous, witty, sexy, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, lifestyle, playboy, cheating, human nature, obsession, couples, love and romance, introspection, manipulation, abortion, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, europe, manhattan new york city, london ...
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A Matter of Time (1976)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a press conference, international star Nina remembers simpler times, flashing back to her days as a maid in a run-down Italian hotel. As a young woman, Nina befriends Contessa Sanziani, an elderly woman who entertains Nina with memories of ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, hotel, aging, mentor, countess, city life, urban, family relations, social relations, romance, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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Lacombe, Lucien (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1944 Lucien Lacombe, a young peasant in the Lot region is refused permission to join the French Resistance. Instead, the opposing "French Gestapo" obtain from him information about an underground leader and recruit him into their ...
Style: controversial, disturbing, psychological, sincere, serious ...
Plot: world war two, occupation, small town, interracial relations, wartime life, social differences, bittersweet, couples, treason, deportation, romance, coming of age ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: europe, france, germany, vichy
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The Most Wonderful Evening of My Life (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A successful businessman whose destiny leads him to a secluded Swiss chalet where his life is put on trial by a group of retired law professionals. The men assemble to analyze Sordi's rise to power and his increasingly immoral behavior as he ...
Plot: crime and punishment, feet on table, hypocrisy, female objectification, manipulative behavior, learning the truth, playing violin, psychological manipulation, taking off shoes, italian abroad, drinking wine, stuffed animal ...
Time: 70s
Place: central europe, italy, switzerland
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Lula, the Son of Brazil (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Brazil, Argentina
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The true story of a working class boy who moves to the nation's financial capital at a young age and becomes one the most influential politician in Brazil's history.
Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, serious, touching
Plot: working class, social differences, ambition, family problems, siblings relations, hopes, dysfunctional family, escapades, urban ghetto, family in crisis, parents and children, rise to the top ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: brazil, latin america
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Walk of Fame (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A motley crew of aspiring performers come under the guidance of an eccentric and volatile acting coach.
Style: light, humorous, feel good, entertaining
Plot: ambition, friendship between men, love triangle, rivalry, cynicism, shyness, love and romance, relationships, retirement home, feet on table, shower, machismo ...
Place: usa, los angeles
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Celebrity s.r.o. (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The comedy unfolds in the attractive environs of the never-ending filming of a TV series. The performance opens up with wonderful interplay of relationships, characters, situations, conflicts, big hopes and ambitious plans interwoven with a love ...
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous, semi serious
Plot: friendship between men, fake identity, satire, investigation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ambition, friendship, manipulative woman, film within a film, self pity, employer employee relationship, female boss ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic, central europe
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The Case Is Closed, Forget It (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Because of a violation of traffic regulations an architect is put in prison. There he witnesses the grim reality of life behind bars: corrupt staff, corrupt inmates, an inhuman judicial system and the power of the Mafia.
Plot: mafia, head injury, doctor, mistaken identity, undressing, lie, listening to music, friendship between men, teenage girl, condom, man with glasses, shower ...
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Ala bab el wazir (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Crime
Country: Egypt
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kamal is a university student who is in love with Nora the daughter of a ruthless businessman who rejects him because he is poor and thus plots to keep him away from her. With the help of his friends they try to solve his problem especially after ...
Plot: opportunist, drunkenness, stepmother, father son relationship, poverty, nightclub, medical student, countryside, engagement, debt, disguise, pot smoking ...
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The Devil's Mistress (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film about the black-and-white era actress Lída Baarová and her doomed love affair.
Style: captivating, suspense, touching, disturbing, based on true events
Plot: nazism, ambition, love triangle, mistress, intrigue, selfishness, actress, husband wife relationship, filmmaking, prison, restaurant, phone booth ...
Time: year 1937, year 1946, year 2000, year 1938, year 1945 ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, switzerland ...
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Stavisky... (1974)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Irresistible charm and talent helps Serge Alexandre alias Stavisky, small-time swindler, to make friends with even most influential members of French industrial and political elite during the early 30s. But nothing lasts forever and when his great ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, based on true events, factual
Plot: crimes, dishonesty, embezzlement, price of justice, frame up, cons and scams, workplace intrigue, supportive spouse, journalism, gangsters, politics, rise and fall ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1933
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Poison Ivy (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two teenage summer camp counselors struggle with their younger campers, providing a variety of humorous situations and romantic encounters.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: summer camp, poet, summer, nurse, camp counselor, romance, nothing goes right, mischievous children, young heroes, youth, love and romance, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa
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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 Wheeler Dealers (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Henry J. Tyroone leaves Texas, where his oil wells are drying up, and arrives in New York with a lot of oil money to play with in the stock market. He meets stock analyst Molly Thatcher, who tries to ignore the lavish attention he spends on her but ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, cynical, biting ...
Plot: romance, farce, wall street, workplace situations, fall in love, cons and scams, workplace romance, satire, love and romance, disorder, dishonesty, government agency ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Mike Nichols’ film from Edward Albee's play brought new themes to the film industry. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton have never been more brilliant together as they portray an experienced married couple who love each other yet verbally ...
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, rough, talky ...
Plot: guest, confession, battle of the sexes, domestic violence, adultery, humiliation, alcohol, one night, couples, marital problem, crumbling marriage, family secret ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa
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Downfall (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still ...
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: hitler, world war two, third reich, nazism, war, suicide, desperation, confined, ss, war crime, paranoia, national socialism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, prague, frankfurt germany ...
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Purge (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland, Estonia
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Allide experienced The Great Terror under Stalin’s regime, and decades after her hometown people were deported to Siberia, she lives alone in an isolated house. One night, she finds a young woman in her yard – Zara has just escaped from the ...
Style: realistic, psychological, rough, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, society, political unrest, redemption, destiny, exploitation, post war, exploit, danger, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 1990s, 1940s ...
Place: estonia, europe, soviet union
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