Social status movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant social status movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, realistic, touching, humorous, melancholic and psychological films and TV shows about / with social status, husband wife relationship, family relations, friendship, love, couples, love and romance, family, wealth and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in UK, USA, Belgium and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as social status: Room at the Top (2012), Alpha and Omega (2010), War & Peace (2016), Merli: Dare to Know (2019), Dead Man Working (2016), Soldiers. Story from Ferentari (2017), Cuna de lobos (2019), Cennet (2017), Gloria Mundi (2019), Waiting for the Hearse (1985).

List of social status movies

Room at the Top (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of John Braine's novel about a young man on the make in 1950s Yorkshire.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating, contemplative
Plot: working class, class differences, adultery, car accident, love triangle, ex soldier, social climbing, social status, post war, rich and poor, extramarital affair, young man ...
Time: 1940s, 50s
Place: england, yorkshire
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Alpha and Omega (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, India, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two young wolves at opposite ends of their pack's social order are thrown together into a foreign land and need each other to return home, but love complicates everything.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: wolf, animal life, opposites attract, road trip, forbidden love, friends, leadership, getting home, obsessive quest, family, park ranger, social status ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa, canada
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War & Peace (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 380 min.
TV show
Story: Sumptuous BBC mini-series following the fortunes and the rise and fall of five aristocratic families in the waning days of imperial Russia.
Style: captivating, epic, stylized, serious, emotional ...
Plot: imperial russia, society, napoleonic wars, inheritance, love story, love and romance, wartime life, illegitimate son, courage, aristocracy, fall in love, family ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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Merli: Dare to Know (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The series is a sequel and spin-off of the Merlí series broadcast by Catalan channel TV3, and revolves around Pol Rubio (Carlos Cuevas), who enters university to follow in the footsteps of his idolized professor at high school, Merlí.
Style: realistic, touching, sexy, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, friendship, teacher, male homosexuality, gay relationship, bisexual man, gay couple, philosophy, unrequited love, gay youth, college ...
Time: 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
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Dead Man Working (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The senior investment banker Jochen Walther is at the peak of his career at the Deutche Bank. He just finished the deal of his life along with his personal assistant Tom Slezak, when during the celebrations he suddendly jumps from the roof of the ...
Style: social, psychological, captivating, unusual plot structure, visually appealing
Plot: entity, social status, mistrust, banker, murder, power, superior, german, finance, conspiracy, financier, luxury ...
Place: germany
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Soldiers. Story from Ferentari (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Serbia, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Adi (40), a shy and introverted anthropologist who got recently dumped by his girlfriend, moves to Ferentari, most notorious outcasted neighborhood in Bucharest. He wants to write a study on manele music. The pop music of the Roma community serves ...
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: gay, soldier, gay slur, male homosexuality, homosexuality, love, research, gay relationship, social status, hustler, anthropology, roma ...
Place: romania
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Cuna de lobos (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: After causing the death of her millionaire husband Carlos, Catalina Creel, whose great beauty is only surpassed by her cruelty, will go to any lengths to secure her fortune and bloodline.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: money, wealth, strong female lead, cold blooded killer, death of husband, social status, female assassin, violent woman, extreme violence, widow, child murderess, violent man ...
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Chushingura: A 48th Loyal Retainer in Love (2016)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the Edo period, a story revolves around Kiyo, a woman who strives to overcome status differences of those days. When she pledges to live for love, a knife attack occurs at Edo castle. And as a 48th loyal retainer, her fate changes after a ...
Style: romantic, captivating
Plot: love and romance, love interest, in love, love story, male female relationship, samurai, fall in love, love affair, social status, tragic event, social differences, romantic relationship ...
Place: japan
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Cennet (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
TV show
Story: Cennet was abandoned as a baby, and has struggled bravely through life, desperate for the motherly love she has missed out on. Brought up by her grandmother, Cennet has little in her life apart from her best friend. However, an accident breaks them ...
Style: social, entertaining, visually appealing, captivating, sentimental
Plot: mother, revenge, orphan, mother daughter relationship, half sister, unfaithful girlfriend, children's home, parents and children, girl heroine, betrayal, love triangle, social status ...
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Gloria Mundi (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Daniel leaves prison. He returns to Marseilles where Mathilda, his daughter, has just given birth. Nicolas, his spouse, a self-employed driver, is exhausted while Mathilda is a sales assistant on a trial basis. But, one night, Nicolas is assaulted ...
Style: melancholic, talky, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: ex convict, social climber, working class, childbirth, ex husband, poverty, taxi driver, egoism, brother in law sister in law sex, horny woman, family relations, newborn ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: marseille, europe, france
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Waiting for the Hearse (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lot of confusion and mixed situations between relatives in the middle of Mamá Cora's wake, the grandma, who supposely commit suicide throwing herself in front of a train.
Style: parody, semi serious, realistic, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, neurosis, anger, satire, mistaken identity, dysfunctional family, graduate, existentialism, wrath, bad attitude, drunk, insult ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Coco Before Chanel (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 2009 biopic about the early life of Coco Chanel. Several years after leaving the orphanage, to which her father never returned for her, Gabrielle Chanel finds herself working in a provincial bar both. She's both a seamstress for the performers ...
Style: stylized, sexy, factual, inspirational, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: fashion, rags to riches, high society, rise to the top, women, dressmaker, fashion designer, feminist, designer, feminism, creativity, social climbing ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s, 50s, edwardian era, 1910s ...
Place: paris france, france, new jersey, england, london ...
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A Bit of a Do (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A Bit of a Do is a British comedy drama series based on the books by David Nobbs. The show starred David Jason and was aired on ITV in 1989. It was made for the ITV network by Yorkshire Television. The show was set in a fictional Yorkshire town. ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: middle class, working class, newlywed, extramarital affair, divorce, social satire, dentist, wedding, starting over, class conflict, new life, hypocrisy ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england
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Time of Desires (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A woman focused on career and achievement alienates her husband.
Plot: independent woman, ambition, social status, marriage of convenience, fishing, envy, country house, wedding, apartment
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Dear Doctor (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Charming little story about a local town's doctor - but he is hiding a secret. He will have to come face to face with this truth, despite being great at his job... he will be forced to explain his actions and take responsibility.
Plot: medicine, scandal, social status, village life, country doctor, dark secret, lie, police, doctor, nurse, doctor nurse relationship, con men ...
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Madame Bovary (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The classic story of Emma Bovary, the beautiful wife of a small-town doctor in 19th century France, who engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bored housewife, adultery, infidelity, love affair, village, tragic hero, dull life, social relations, couples, romance, crumbling marriage, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: france, europe
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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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The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: feel good, colourful, exciting, surreal, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, friendship, steampunk, prejudice, young heroes, adaptation, greed, runaway, children, mentor, creativity ...
Time: victorian era
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The Faculty (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet! As mind-controlling parasites rapidly begin ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, slasher, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien invasion, alien, youth, teenager, space and aliens, parasite, evil alien, high school life, high school, alien encounter, first contact, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: ohio
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Victoria & Abdul (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, China
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, melancholic, touching, inspirational ...
Plot: servant, queen of england, queen victoria, british history, royal court, british monarchy, racism, muslim, friendship, hindu, death of protagonist, intrigue ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: florence, buckingham palace, india, scotland, taj mahal
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Pretty Woman (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While working alone late at the office one night, Veronica is raped by a returning male colleague, who accidentally kills her in the process (she falls back and hits her head on a sharp object). Later that same evening, he comes across a bar hostess ...
Plot: rape, social status, sexpot, crimes of passion, gunfight, hostess, kung fu, office worker, criminal gang, office, nightclub, female nudity ...
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Carmen from Kawachi (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The ups and downs in the life of a young woman.
Plot: cabaret, hostess, nightclub, rape, model, mother daughter relationship, dark humor, filmmaking, young woman, wealth, murder, priest ...
Place: osaka japan
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Welcome to Blood City (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of people find themselves as slaves in what looks like a Wild West town, but with no memory of who they are or how they got there. In this town, people advance through killing others. One of the people decides to go for the top position. ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: virtual reality, social experiment, murder, surveillance, gang, amnesia, invasion, distopia, murderer, civil unrest, future dystopia, social status ...
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Status: Single (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At 30, Doris (Rufa Mae Quinto) can feel her biological clock ticking. For her, nothing can be worse than growing old, lonely and dying a virgin. She needs a man, and she needs one pronto! So to make her dream of walking down the aisle come true, she ...
Plot: single, motorcycle, fiancee, aunt, bridesmaid, virgin, gym, gay, office, bartender, groom, spinster ...
Place: the philippines
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Merli (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: TV series about a high school philosophy teacher, Merlí, who teaches in an original way, and about the students of his class, including his own son, and the relationship, friendship, love, and problems between the students of the class.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, sincere, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: philosophy, coming of age, high school, teacher, bisexual man, gay lead character, teenage love, teenage life, gay, lgbt, gay love, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
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Sarabhai vs Sarabhai (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sarabhai vs Sarabhai is a 2005 sitcom featuring a quintessentially upper-class family in Mumbai. The show received a positive response from the critics and public alike and enjoyed one of the best TRPs for an Indian comedy show. In the final ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, parody
Plot: social satire, husband wife relationship, prejudice, materialism, sarcasm, brother brother relationship, intolerance, high society, bullying, social status, strange behavior, childish behavior ...
Place: mumbai india
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Keeping Up Appearances (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Keeping Up Appearances is a British sitcom created and written by Roy Clarke for the BBC. Centred on the life of eccentric, social-climbing snob Hyacinth Bucket, the sitcom follows her obsessive and determined attempts to impress in middle class ...
Style: sitcom, funny, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: snob, englishwoman, young heroes, women, satire, family relations, upscale, society, ambition, lifestyle, blind ambition, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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Regarding Henry (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Henry is a lawyer who survives a shooting only to find he cannot remember anything. If that weren't enough, Henry also has to recover his speech and mobility, in a life he no longer fits into. Fortunately, Henry has a loving wife and daughter ...
Style: touching, intense, emotional, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: amnesia, memory loss, rehabilitation, lawyer, disability, redemption, starting over, family relations, maid, parents and children, brain damage, life turned upside down ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Trophy Wife (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A housewife takes over her husband's umbrella business after his illness.
Style: humorous, funny, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace, farce, adultery, twists and turns, character study, mayor, workplace situations, power relations, love affair, love and romance, boss and employee, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, year 1977, year 1952 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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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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