Business movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant business movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, talky, clever, interesting, humorous and suspense films and TV shows about / with business, storytelling, greed, mentor, dialogue, runaway, corruption, catastrophe, chase and destiny plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as business: The Founder (2016), Working Girl (1988), Up in the Air (2009), Extract (2009), The Boss (2016), Jobs (2013), Gold (2016), Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011), El Chapo (2017), The Social Network (2010).

List of business movies

 7.2
 94K
The Founder (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw franchise ...
Style: based on true events, factual, realistic, motivational, clever ...
Plot: family business, business, fast food, ambition, businessman, salesman, rags to riches, greed, capitalism, betrayal, twists & turns, destiny ...
Time: 1950s
Place: mcdonald's restaurant, usa, america, california
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 6.8
 47K
Working Girl (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Witty, romantic look at life in the corporate jungle. Tess McGill is an ambitious secretary with a unique approach for climbing the ladder to success. When her classy, but villainous boss breaks a leg skiing, Tess takes over her office, her ...
Style: clever, captivating, talky, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, business, workplace romance, rise to the top, cinderella story, workplace, love triangle, wall street, female protagonist, secretary, career, boss ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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 7.4
 299K
Up in the Air (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: George Clooney plays the dry cynical character of Ryan Bingham, an executive who specializes in "downsizing". Ryan lives out of his suitcase, traveling the country for the sole purpose terminating unwanted employees day after day. Just as ...
Style: cynical, humorous, sexy, thought provoking, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, loneliness, love affair, love and romance, couples, business, relationship vs career, introspection, unfulfillment, power relations, corporate world, travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cross country, usa, las vegas, dallas texas, st. louis missouri ...
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 6.2
 42K
Extract (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The owner of a factory that produces flavor extracts, Joel Reynold seems to have it all, but really doesn't. What's missing is sexual attention from his wife, Suzie. Joel hatches a convoluted plan to get Suzie to cheat on him, thereby ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, satirical, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, business, workplace, workplace situations, disorder, family problems, boss and employee, friends, unsupportive coworkers, nothing goes right, factory worker, lawsuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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 5.4
 38K
The Boss (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A titan of industry is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, sincere, awful ...
Plot: business, quitting a job, women, mentor, redemption, stereotypes, adaptation, betrayal, unlikely friendships, stupidity, greed, parody ...
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 5.9
 88K
Jobs (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.
Style: serious, realistic, factual, inspirational, captivating ...
Plot: rise to the top, prodigy, computers and web, workplace situations, inventions and discoveries, entrepreneur, business, programmer, ambition, apple computer, perfectionist, blind ambition ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary ...
Place: usa, india, california, new jersey
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 6.7
 49K
Gold (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kenny Wells, a modern-day prospector, hustler, and dreamer, is desperate for a lucky break. Left with few options, Wells teams up with an equally luckless geologist to execute a grandiose, last-ditch effort: to find gold deep in the uncharted jungle ...
Style: tense, philosophical, suspense, intellectual, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gold, greed, jungle, ugly american, mining, money, business, cheating, justice, life philosophy, treasure hunt, rags to riches ...
Time: 1990s
Place: indonesia
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Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A powerful railroad executive, Dagny Taggart, struggles to keep her business alive while society is crumbling around her. Based on the 1957 novel by Ayn Rand.
Style: stylized, serious, thought provoking, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: business, politics, strike, recession, coercion, political corruption, mogul, state affairs, fighting the system, human spirit, totalitarianism, rebelliousness ...
Time: future
Place: usa, colorado, russia
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 7.9
 10K
El Chapo (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A look at the life of notorious drug kingpin, El Chapo, from his early days in the 1980s working for the Guadalajara Cartel, to his rise to power of during the '90s and his ultimate downfall in 2016.
Style: realistic, based on true events, captivating, factual, atmospheric
Plot: drug lord, cartel, drug dealing, business, fight for supremacy, drug, danger
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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young but bright former window cleaner rises to the top of his company by following the advice of a book about ruthless advancement in business.
Style: witty, stylized, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: business, advertising, office, book, rise to the top, love and romance, cons and scams, workplace situations, couple relations, overnight success, unsupportive coworkers, working the system ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1920s
Place: usa, new york
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The Social Network (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room as a small site among ...
Style: clever, realistic, based on true events, serious, intellectual ...
Plot: computers and web, ambition, rise to the top, programmer, computer genius, social relations, inventions and discoveries, creator, ego clash, hacker, betrayal, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: harvard university, usa, california, massachusetts, new york
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 5.4
 13K
I.T. (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mike Regan is a successful, self-made man who has it all: a gorgeous wife, a beautiful teenage daughter and a sleek, state-of-the-art “smart home”. But he soon finds himself in a deadly, high-stakes game of cat-and-mouse when his I.T. ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, intense, psychological ...
Plot: surveillance, home invasion, technology, internet, stalker, billionaire, hacking, voyeurism, revenge, spy, business, secret service ...
Place: new york
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 7.3
 337
Cutting It (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Allie Henshall and Gavin Ferraday are partners in love and business. They own Henshall Ferraday hair salon, where Allie's sisters Darcey and Sydney work alongside them. As Allie and Gavin consider taking over a vacant property across the road, ...
Plot: business, salon, hairdresser, rivalry, passion, family business
Place: northern england, manchester england
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 6.0
 375
Offset (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Romania, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The plot focuses on the lives of the soon to be married Stefan, a German working in Romania for a wealthy and eccentric printing company owner, Nicu Iorga and his soon-to-be bride Brîndușa, who is Nicu's secretary.
Plot: hospital, business, german, culture clash, romanian
Place: romania
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 4.6
 249
The Banker (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: High-priced prostitutes are being systematically murdered, their corpses mutilated, and a bizarre South American symbol painted in blood is found at the scene. The cop investigating is out to solve the crime before his ex wife, a reporter, becomes ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, blood, business, serial killer, night, crossbow, victim, symbol, banker, wife, domination, prostitute ...
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Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Rocket Singh - Salesman of the Year is the sometimes thoughtless, sometimes thoughtful story of a fresh graduate trying to find a balance between the maddening demands of the 'professional' way, and the way of his heart - and stumbling ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: ambition, salesman, business, follow your dream, ordinary person, disorder, nothing goes right, petty job, misfit, society, workplace, working class ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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 7.0
 2K
Putney Swope (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Swope is the only black man on the executive board of an advertising firm, and is accidentally put in charge after the death of the chairman of the board.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: racism, marriage, singer, company, advertising, board of directors, business, helicopter, workplace situations, interracial relations, rise to the top, blind ambition ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
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Shooting Fish (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two con artists (Dan Futterman, Stuart Townsend) hire an unwitting medical-school student (Kate Beckinsale) as a secretary for their latest scam.
Style: clever, witty, feel good, offbeat, cynical ...
Plot: dishonesty, friendship, love triangle, chase, parole, scam, business, liar, wealth, hospital, nightclub, thief ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: medical school, london, england
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 6.2
 11K
Gung Ho (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 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, semi serious, realistic, funny, dramatic ...
Plot: unemployment, culture clash, factory, friendship, labor union, factory worker, worker, business, workplace, fighting the system, partners, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, japan, asia, pennsylvania, tokyo
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 8.5
 28K
Narcos: Mexico (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: See the rise of the Guadalajara Cartel as an American DEA agent learns the danger of targeting narcos in 1980s Mexico.
Style: based on true events, atmospheric, captivating, intense, exciting
Plot: drug cartel, corruption, cocaine, marijuana, drug dealing, business, crimes, investigation, undercover agent, heroin
Place: mexico
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 7.7
 9K
McMafia (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Alex Godman, the English-raised son of Russian mafia exiles, has spent his life trying to escape the shadow of their past, building his own legitimate business and forging a life with his girlfriend Rebecca. But when a murder forces his ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: russian mafia, criminal underworld, business, smuggling, husband wife relationship, dishonesty, assassins, vengeance, danger, greed, betrayal
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 7.8
 300K
The Lego Movie (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Denmark, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An ordinary Lego mini-figure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil Lego tyrant from gluing the universe together.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, not serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: save the world, toys, lego, adventure, friendship, prophecy, creativity, heroic mission, family, chosen one, teamwork, escapades ...
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 7.3
 212K
Lawless (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in the Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a bootlegging gang is threatened by authorities who want a cut of their profits.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: smuggling, crimes, gangsters, prohibition, uninhibited rivalry, rebellion, rivalry, sheriff, crime, gang, siblings relations, violence ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1940
Place: virginia, usa, new jersey
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 7.2
 135K
Steve Jobs (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter.
Style: serious, factual, clever, talky, melancholic ...
Plot: prodigy, apple computer, ambition, rise to the top, dialogue driven, computers and web, technology, friendship, father daughter relationship, inventions and discoveries, fired from the job, computer ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
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 8.3
 3K
Warrior (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gritty, action-packed crime drama set during the brutal Tong Wars of San Francisco’s Chinatown in the second half of the 19th century. The series follows Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy who immigrates from China to San Francisco under mysterious ...
Style: exciting, intense, captivating, atmospheric, brutal
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: martial arts, hand to hand combat, corporation, standoff, conflict, rivalry, business
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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High Flying Bird (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During an NBA lockout, a sports agent, Ray Burke, presents his rookie client, Erick Scott, with an intriguing and controversial business opportunity.
Style: realistic, captivating, thought provoking, talky, inspirational
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, basketball, escapades, young man, business, money, rivalry, success, society
Time: contemporary
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 6.1
 20K
Gringo (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An American businessman with a stake in a pharmaceutical company that's about to go public finds his life is thrown into turmoil by an incident in Mexico.
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, funny, absurd
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: drug cartel, american abroad, fake kidnapping, interracial friendship, car chase, kidnapping, business, pharmacist, danger, marijuana, basketball game, shot in the head ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico
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 5.0
 7K
Action Point (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A daredevil designs and operates his own theme park with his friends.
Style: scary, feel good, ironic, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing, teen comedy
Plot: amusement park, danger, thrill ride, storytelling, business, adult as child, father daughter relationship, animals, theme park, mascot, bare breasts, sex scene
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.6
 31K
Ballers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Looking at the lives of former and current football players, the show follows former superstar Spencer Strasmore as he gets his life on track in retirement while mentoring other current and former players through the daily grind of the business of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, entertaining, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, athlete's life, american football, ambition, nfl, athlete, american football player, friendship, party, betrayal, family relations, business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida, miami
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 7.3
 171K
Chef (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, light, road movie ...
Plot: road trip, chef, cooking and food, father son relationship, starting over, kitchen, staff, workplace situations, financial problem, food, internet, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: miami, florida, los angeles, california, usa ...
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