Wall street movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant wall street movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, serious, tense, captivating and entertaining films and TV shows about / with wall street, finance, greed, corruption, mentor, economics, dialogue, runaway, catastrophe and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, India and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as wall street: The Big Short (2015), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), Margin Call (2011), Wall Street (1987), Too Big to Fail (2011), Other People's Money (1991), The Deal (2005), Billions (2016), American Psycho (2000), Assault on Wall Street (2013).

List of wall street movies

 7.8
 431K
The Big Short (2015)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The men who made millions from a global economic meltdown.
Style: intellectual, realistic, clever, tense, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: finance, wall street, business, economics, stock market, financial crisis, loan, money, economic crisis, banking, greed, bank ...
Time: 2000s, future, year 1933, 21st century, year 2007 ...
Place: new york, california, manhattan new york city, las vegas
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The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan Belfort's autobiography.
Style: cynical, clever, motivational, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: corruption, business, wall street, money, rise and fall, wealth, stock market, stock broker, rags to riches, addiction, american dream, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1987, year 1983
Place: new york, geneva switzerland, usa, manhattan new york city, italy ...
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 7.1
 133K
Margin Call (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A thriller that revolves around the key people at an investment bank over a 24-hour period during the early stages of the financial crisis.
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, captivating, political ...
Plot: stock market, financial crisis, greed, wall street, businessman, stock market crash, economics, corporate america, bankruptcy, millionaire, workplace situations, stock broker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008, 2000s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
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Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: As the global economy teeters on the brink of disaster, a young Wall Street trader partners with disgraced former Wall Street corporate raider Gordon Gekko on a two tiered mission: To alert the financial community to the coming doom, and to find out ...
Style: stylized, captivating, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: wall street, stock broker, finance, stock market crash, greed, betrayal, economics, vengeance, rivalry, corporate world, business, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001, 2000s, year 2008
Place: new york, california, usa, zurich switzerland, tower bridge london ...
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 7.3
 157K
Wall Street (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider whom takes the youth under his wing.
Style: suspense, realistic, intense, talky, political ...
Plot: stock broker, wall street, stock market, stock exchange, yuppie, ambition, betrayal, capitalism, business, lawyer, finance, top executive ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, california
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Too Big to Fail (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling book by Andrew Ross Sorkin, 'Too Big to Fail' offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few ...
Style: factual, thought provoking, tense, political, suspenseful ...
Plot: wall street, financial crisis, finance, politics, economics, greed, stock broker, business, bankruptcy, twists and turns, moral dilemma, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008
Place: washington d.c., new york, usa, middle east, california
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Other People's Money (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A corporate raider threatens a hostile take-over of a "mom and pop" company. The patriarch of the company enlists the help of his wife's daughter, who is a lawyer, to try and protect the company. The raider is enamoured of her, and ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, clever, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wall street, greed, stock market, romance, fall in love, business, workplace intrigue, lawyer, unlikely couple, family business, manipulation, workplace ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, rhode island, new england, manhattan new york city ...
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 5.0
 2K
The Deal (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A political thriller steeped in illegal oil trading, the Russian Mafia, and governmental cover-ups.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: wall street, evil corporation, oil industry, politics, political intrigue, rivalry, uncover truth, legal investigation, fighting the system, political corruption, society, crimes ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 8.4
 94K
Billions (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, suspense, political, intellectual ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: rivalry, stock exchange, corruption, investor, money, ambition, twists and turns, stock market, businessman, life philosophy, family relations, wall street ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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 7.6
 616K
American Psycho (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.
Style: psychological, twist ending, surreal, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: date night
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, insanity, satire, dark humor, sociopath, materialism, psycho, killings, greed, yuppie, millionaire ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, yale university, usa, brooklyn new york city ...
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Assault on Wall Street (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jim is an average New Yorker living a peaceful life with a well paying job and a loving family. Suddenly, everything changes when the economy crashes causing Jim to lose everything. Filled with anger and rage, Jim snaps and goes to extreme lengths ...
Style: emotional, exciting, serious, intense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, corruption, vigilantism, wall street, justice, fighting the system, revenge, breaking point, gunfight, cancer, depression, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 5.3
 5K
Crypto (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young agent is tasked with investigating a tangled web of corruption and fraud in New York.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: wall street, hacker, banking, mafia, money, finance, criminal underworld, corruption, economics, hostage situation, gambling, computer ...
Place: new york
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 7.3
 360
The $treet (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The $treet is an American television drama series that aired on Fox in 2000. 11 episodes were produced and 6 aired in the U.S. The series was about a small brokerage house called Belmont Stevens located in New York and the lives of its employees. ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: finance, wall street, stock broker, ambition, rise to the top, workplace, corporate crime, thirtysomething life, power relations, blind ambition, teaching the ways of the world, relationship vs career ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, India, Qatar
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In New York, a Pakistani native finds that his American Dream has collapsed in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Style: thought provoking, tense, emotional, intense, realistic ...
Plot: 9/11, culture clash, family, immigrants, wall street, conspiracy, political unrest, false accusation, american dream, civil rights, starting over, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, pakistan, boston, middle east, canada ...
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 5.1
 48K
Cosmopolis (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France, Portugal, Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo during a riot in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's life begins to crumble.
Style: bleak, sexy, disturbing, art house, philosophical ...
Plot: billionaire, wall street, murder, social decay, losing-it hero, downfall, city life, on the road, lifestyle, capitalism, nudity (full frontal - brief), deadpan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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The Associate (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Laurel Ayres is a businesswoman trying to make it but unfortunately she works at a investment firm where she does all the work but all the senior investors like Frank Peterson grab all the credit. She then leaves and starts her own firm. While ...
Style: feel good, light, entertaining, witty, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: wall street, workplace, gender disguise, comedy of errors, sexism, farce, racism, hidden identity, women, strong female lead, fake identity, christmas ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york
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 7.4
 6K
Black Monday (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Taking viewers back to October 19, 1987 – aka Black Monday, the worst stock market crash in Wall Street history – this is the story of how a group of outsiders took on the blue-blood, old-boys club of Wall Street and ended up crashing the ...
Style: inspirational, disturbing, cynical, sitcom, captivating ...
Plot: stock market crash, wall street, financial crisis, direction and purpose, money, lack of money, stock exchange, against the odds, party, gambling, black cast, finance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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 6.6
 53K
Arbitrage (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A troubled hedge fund magnate, desperate to complete the sale of his trading empire, makes an error that forces him to turn to an unlikely person for help.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, realistic, tense, intense ...
Plot: infidelity, business, police investigation, adultery, twists and turns, morality, manipulation, moral ambiguity, character study, moral dilemma, manager, corporate america ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california
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Barbarians at the Gate (1993)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A television movie based upon the book by Bryan Burrough and John Helyar, about the leveraged buyout (LBO) of RJR Nabisco.
Style: inspirational, talky, suspense, realistic, witty ...
Plot: stock market, business, wall street, satire, finance, ceo, economics, business and finance, entrepreneur, justice, arms dealer, marketing ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, manhattan new york city, atlanta georgia, new york
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 7.0
 54K
Boiler Room (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A college dropout gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm, which puts him on the fast track to success, but the job might not be as legitimate as it sounds.
Style: suspense, psychological, talky, intense, tense ...
Plot: stock broker, finance, crimes, wall street, business, crime gone awry, plot twist, twists and turns, office, rise to the top, moral dilemma, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, long island ...
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 6.8
 58K
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: feel good, captivating, inspirational, talky, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: business, women, secretary, career, career woman, workplace romance, love and romance, rise to the top, workplace, wall street, female protagonist, boss ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
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 5.9
 892
Rick (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "Rigoletto" retold at Christmas time in Manhattan's corporate world. Rick, an executive at Image, is a jerk to a woman applying for a job. That evening, he's out for drinks with his much younger boss, Duke, and the same women is ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: hitman, curse, wall street, office, mind game, life is a bitch, dark humor, family problems, dysfunctional family, teenage life, workplace intrigue, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight, and attracting the interest of a down and out reporter.
Style: cynical, stylized, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: redemption, journalist, politics, interracial relations, wall street, society, courtroom, justice, media, legal action, crimes, dark humor ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
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The Wizard of Lies (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A look behind the scenes at Bernie Madoff's massive Ponzi scheme, how it was perpetrated on the public and the trail of destruction it left in its wake, both for the victims and Madoff's family.
Style: realistic, political, captivating, serious, tense
Plot: financier, scam, wall street, finance, stock exchange, business, businessman, corporate world, workplace, success, corporate crime, millionaire ...
Place: new york, usa
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 5.3
 4K
August (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: August is a 2008 drama film directed by Austin Chick and produced by 57th & Irving. The screenplay by Howard A. Rodman focuses on two brothers, ambitious dot-com entrepreneurs attempting to keep their company afloat as the stock market ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, touching, suspense
Plot: brother brother relationship, family relations, wall street, ambition, rise and fall, workplace, siblings relations, life is a bitch, down on your luck, parents and children, father son relationship, finance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.3
 101K
Hustlers (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A crew of savvy former strip club employees band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.
Style: captivating, unusual plot structure, entertaining, suspense, light ...
Plot: stripper, strip club, caper, pole dancing, vulgarity, shopping, drugs, seduction, lap dance, dancing, female nudity, female protagonist ...
Time: 2000s, year 2015, year 2014, year 2007, year 2011 ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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 5.9
 8K
Empire (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A big time drug dealer Victor Rosa is looking to get out of the game and sees his chance with a big deal with a new friend who happens to be a Wall St. stockbroker. Thinking this will be his chance to go out on top Victor soon finds out that he has ...
Style: intense, stylized, suspense, melancholic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: betrayal, organized crime, crimes, greed, drugs, twists and turns, fantasy world, drug dealing, wall street, criminal heroes, going straight, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city, miami
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 6.5
 101K
Money Monster (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor takes over their studio.
Style: suspense, clever, entertaining, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: hostage, stock market, bomb, police, finance, capitalism, surveillance, paranoia, corruption, conspiracy, hostage negotiator, investments ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, reykjavik iceland, seoul, johannesburg south africa
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 5.6
 4K
Equity (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Senior investment banker Naomi Bishop’s world of high-power big money is brutal and fierce, and one she thrives in. When a controversial IPO threatens the fragile balance of power and confidentiality, Naomi finds herself entangled in a web of ...
Style: touching, psychological, captivating, suspense
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: banker, finance, stock market, corruption, female executive, career woman, female empowerment, female protagonist, ambition, coworker, girlfriend, job ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
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When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the enduring but troubled love between Lois Wilson, co-founder of Al-Anon, and her alcoholic husband Bill Wilson, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: husband wife reunion, alcohol abuse, alcoholics anonymous, love and romance, couples, couple relations, family problems, college graduate, fall in love, obsession, uncontrollable, custody ...
Time: future, 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, year 1951
Place: europe, vermont, washington d.c., canada, brooklyn new york city
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