Factory movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant factory movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, semi serious, touching and captivating films and TV shows about / with factory, society, factory worker, family relations, working class, life is a bitch, workplace, mentor, father son relationship and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
factory movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as factory: North & South (2004), Human Resources (1999), 24 City (2008), Giovannona Long-Thigh (1973), The Organizer (1963), Gung Ho (1986), The Big Boss (1971), Citizen Dog (2004), Kinky Boots (2005), The Rooster (1981).

List of factory movies

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Style: feel good, stylized, fairy tale, touching, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: childhood, fantasy world, social differences, children, family, candy, chocolate, contests and competitions, adventure, family relations, factory, mysterious character ...
Time: 2000s
Place: bavaria, denver colorado, switzerland, india, new york ...
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North & South (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 235 min.
TV show
Story: North & South is a British television drama serial, produced by the BBC and originally broadcast in four episodes on BBC One in November and December 2004. It follows the story of Margaret Hale, a young woman from southern England who has to ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: initially antagonists, social differences, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, prejudice, rich and poor, romance, unlikely couple, love affair, young woman, pride and honor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1850s
Place: england, london
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Human Resources (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in Limoges, the movie tells the story of "good son" Franck (Jalil Lespert), who returns to his hometown to do a trainee managerial internship in the Human Resources department of the factory where his anxious, taciturn father has ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, emotional, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: working class, unemployment, factory, intern, politics, betrayal, labor union, social differences, workplace situations, life is a bitch, father son relationship, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, normandy, paris france, korea ...
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24 City (2008)
Genre: Documentary, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Chengdu nowadays. The state owned factory 420 shuts down to give way to a complex of luxury apartments called "24 CITY". Three generations, eight characters : old workers, factory executives and yuppies, their stories melt into the History ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: factory, working class, introspection, workplace, society, revolution, social differences, politics, working conditions, childhood memory, fired from the job, yuppie ...
Time: 70s, 50s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: china, asia
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Giovannona Long-Thigh (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Legendary director Sergio Martino takes the helm for this sexploitation classic concerning the scandal that erupts when the panicked head of a high-profile cheese production company hires a beautiful prostitute to seduce an unsuspecting Cabinet ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, factory, contamination, farce, couple relations, siblings relations, sexual relations, disorder, couples, lifestyle, goofy hero, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: sicily, italy, europe
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The Organizer (1963)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Professor Sinigaglia (Marcello Mastroianni) is the title character in this darkly comedic Italian drama about mistreated factory workers in the city of Turin. Toiling away in appalling conditions in a textile mill, these employees have no one to ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: factory, politics, fighting the system, labor union, working class, strike, running from police, solidarity, prostitution, misery, society, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: italy, turin italy
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Gung Ho (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When a western Pennsylvania auto plant is acquired by a Japanese company, brokering auto worker Hunt Stevenson faces the tricky challenge of mediating the assimilation of two clashing corporate cultures. At one end is the Japanese plant manager and ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: culture clash, unemployment, factory, friendship, worker, labor union, business, workplace, society, buddies, fighting the system, deception ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, usa, pennsylvania, asia, tokyo
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The Big Boss (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chen is a city boy who moves with his cousins to work at an ice factory. He does this with a family promise never to get involved in any fight. However, when members of his family begin disappearing after meeting the management of the factory, the ...
Style: stylized, brutal, harsh, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, factory, smuggling, kung fu, master warrior, drug smuggling, one man army, graphic violence, drug dealing, factory worker, brutality, revenge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: thailand, china, asia, hong kong, tokyo
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Citizen Dog (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Follow the life of Pod as he moves to Bangkok from the country. Pod's new life starts with getting a job, loosing a finger and dreaming about a girl. A movie were nothing is impossible, and just because you get killed by raining red helmets ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: factory, surrealism, looking for love, fall in love, adventurer, romance, magic realism, bus, dog, mountain, train, love and romance ...
Place: bangkok thailand, thailand
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Kinky Boots (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business in Northampton, in central England, but he never thought that he would take his father's place. Yet, the untimely death of his father places him in that position, only ...
Style: touching, humorous, inspirational, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: transvestism, cabaret, small town, fashion, family business, fashion show, factory, cross dressing, unlikely partners, fish out of water, bankruptcy, gender bending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, milan italy, europe, london
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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eccentric candy man Willy Wonka prompts a worldwide frenzy when he announces that golden tickets hidden inside five of his delicious candy bars will admit their lucky holders into his top-secret confectionary. But does Wonka have an agenda hidden ...
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chocolate, mischievous children, teacher, cooking and food, factory, candy, contests and competitions, wish come true, tour guide, overweight child, childhood, rich and poor ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, arizona, montana, europe, west germany ...
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The Rooster (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In 1944, Cederqvist comes to a small cloth factory to see how the all-women employees can work more efficiently. At the beginning he is greeted with suspicion and his efforts at courting the young ladies are futile. But as soon as he buys himself a ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: factory, world war two, looking for sex, workplace romance, small town life, small town, workplace situations, wartime life, wooing, social relations, disorder, romance ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: sweden
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The Black Candle (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At the turn of the century, a widow decides to set her dead husbands business back in the black column. Her efforts to get the mill going again, however, are somewhat submarined by problems with an employee who is accused of murder and her sister ...
Style: stylized, sincere, emotional, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: murder, factory, false accusation, abusive husband, sculptor, sibling rivalry, mistress, couples, injustice, power relations, family relations, righting the wronged ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: england, yorkshire
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Cannibal Diner (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A group of models find themselves trapped in a factory inhabited by a cannibalistic degenerated family.
Style: bleak, sexy, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: factory, forest, monster, youth, best friends, confined, backwoods, lost in the woods, cannibalism, life is a bitch, religions or cults, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Camera Buff (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Filip buys an 8mm movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town, he's named official photographer by the local Party boss. His horizons widen when he is sent to regional film festivals with his first ...
Style: biting, suspense, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: factory worker, factory, polish, bus, politics, friendship, family relations, friends, couples, parents and children, couple relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland, new jersey, california
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Mafioso (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a good-natured factory supervisor living in Milan with his Northern wife returns to his native Sicily, a decades' old oath forces him to fulfill a nightmarish obligation.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, gloomy
Plot: factory, immigrants, family relations, culture clash, hidden identity, life is a bitch, unlikely criminals, crimes, misfit, society, gangsters, dark humor ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, sicily, usa, new york, europe ...
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Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dr. Daniel Challis and Ellie Grimbridge stumble onto a gruesome murder scheme when Ellie's novelty-salesman father, Harry, is killed while in possession of a strange mask made by the Silver Shamrock mask company. The company's owner, Conal ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: factory, hospital, stonehenge, murder, serial killer, supernatural, halloween, gas station, doctor, curfew, surveillance camera, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, seattle, northern california, los angeles
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The Murder of Mary Phagan (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 251 min.
TV show
Story: The Murder of Mary Phagan, a 1987 two-part TV miniseries made by Orion Pictures Corporation and distributed by National Broadcasting Company (NBC), is a dramatization of the story of Leo Frank, a factory manager charged and convicted with murdering ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, thought provoking, bleak
Plot: fighting the system, murder, factory, false accusation, anti semitism, courtroom drama, legal, life is a bitch, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, legal investigation ...
Time: 1910s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
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Dragons Forever (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hot-shot lawyer hired by a Hong Kong chemical plant to dispose of opposition to their polluting ways. But when he falls for a beautiful woman out to stop the plant, Jackie is torn in a conflict of interest and asks his trusty ...
Style: exciting, neurotic, semi serious, humorous, cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, factory, lawyer, fight, art, dishonesty, cons and scams, courtroom, gangsters, kung fu fighting, chase ...
Time: 80s
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The Machinist (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Machinist is the story of Trevor Reznik, a lathe-operator who is dying of insomnia. In a machine shop, occupational hazards are bad enough under normal circumstances; yet for Trevor the risks are compounded by fatigue. Trevor has lost the ...
Style: psychological, bleak, mind bending, twist ending, surprise ending ...
Plot: insomnia, insanity, mysterious character, uncover truth, obsession, paranoia, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, torment, hallucination, layoff, hit and run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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Bomb Girls: Facing the Enemy (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It is the Spring of 1943 and the Battle for the Atlantic rages as an Axis victory seems inevitable. The women of Vic Mu – Gladys, Lorna, Kate, Betty and Vera – band together in a tight bond of support and friendship.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: factory, heroic mission, fall in love, espionage, family relations, workplace situations, couple relations, feminism, parents and children, love and romance, society, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943
Place: europe
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The Ungrateful (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Somnath (Somu) lives in a shanty house in a Delhi slum with his widowed mom, and unmarried sister, Sarla. He is friendly with Calcutta-based wealthy Vikram (Vicky) Maharaj. When Vicky's dad, Damodar, has a heart attack and is advised to take ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: factory worker, factory, anti capitalism, introspection, family relations, hidden identity, hopes, social differences, working class, irony of fate, father son relationship, factory owner ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, asia
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Monday Morning (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A story told quietly of Vincent a welder at a large and seemingly toxic plant along the Rhône, living in a village with his sons, wife, and mother, saying little to each other.
Style: humorous, psychological, sincere, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, friendship, working class, factory, lifestyle, human nature, couple relations, social differences, crumbling marriage, parents and children, family relations, village ...
Time: contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe, egypt
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Lulu the Tool (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A conscientious factory worker gets his finger cut off by a machine. The accident causes him to become more involved in political and revolutionary groups.
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, contemplative
Plot: factory worker, working class, factory, labor union, fighting the system, rebellion, power relations, workplace situations, boss and employee, social differences, rebelliousness, fired from the job ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
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Goodbye Gary Cooper (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Au milieu de nulle part, une cité ouvrière vidée de sa population depuis quelques années déjà. Pourtant, certains habitants ont décidé d'y rester, plus par choix que par nécessité, parce que c'est là qu'ils sont nés et ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, emotional
Plot: factory, single parent, life is a bitch, workplace, unemployment, society, hopes, family problems, family relations, parents and children, working class, isolation ...
Place: france, europe, south of france
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Bomb Girls (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Focusing on a group of women working in a munitions plant during World War II, this ensemble drama depicts the dangers and new experiences they face.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, stylized, tense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wartime life, strong female presence, working woman, world war two, factory, life is a bitch, sexism, workplace, society, gender, accident, feminism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: canada
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The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In the late 1930s, a young machinist named Maurice Richard distinguished himself as a ice hockey player of preternatural talent. Although that was enough to get him into the Montreal Canadiens, his frequent injuries cost him the confidence of his ...
Style: uplifting, serious, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: ice hockey, rivalry, discrimination, factory, sport, athlete's life, protest, working class, human spirit, contests and competitions, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 50s, 1930s, year 1955 ...
Place: quebec, boston, new york, montreal, toronto ontario canada
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The Secret Life of Words (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Ireland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A touching story of a deaf girl who is sent to an oil rig to take care of a man who has been blinded in a terrible accident. The girl has a special ability to communicate with the men on board and especially with her patient as they share intimate ...
Style: touching, melancholic, compassionate, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: blind character, factory worker, friendship, factory, haunted by the past, nurse, oil rig, couple relations, human nature, understanding, depression, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe, former yugoslavia, balkan, copenhagen ...
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Stupid Boy (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This coming-of-age drama deals with a young man, realizing who he really is and which things he will never do...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: male prostitute, gay, coming out, friendship, factory, suicide, lifestyle, introspection, kids in trouble, society, youth, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe
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An Easter Carol (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: An adoption of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol translated into a Christian retelling for Easter with the Veggie Tales characters.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, exciting, christian film ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, church, factory, easter, save the day, young heroes, rivalry, mischievous children, heroes, reincarnation, family life, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: london, england
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