Financial difficulty movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant financial difficulty movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out weird, realistic, captivating, serious, thought provoking and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with financial difficulty, husband wife relationship, kiss, family relations, father daughter relationship, life philosophy, love, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship and money plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as financial difficulty: The Odyssey (2016), Attack on Finland (2021), Home Sweet Home Alone (2021), The Scrounger (1961), Pumpkin Pie Wars (2016), A Horse for Summer (2015), Christmas in the Rockies (2020), A Christmas Recipe for Romance (2019), Babysitter's Black Book (2015), Dirty Teacher (2013).

List of financial difficulty movies

 6.6
 6K
The Odyssey (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Biopic of the great French ocean-going adventurer and filmmaker
Style: factual, thought provoking, exciting, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: kids
Plot: explorer, sea, environmental, diver, flashback, ship, love, airplane accident, ecology, fish, environmental activist, ocean ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1972, 70s, year 1949 ...
Place: paris france, france, new york, antarctica
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Attack on Finland (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The reception for Finland's Independence Day is rudely interrupted when the presidential palace is attacked and the state leadership is taken hostage. Max Tanner of the Security Police is appointed as a negotiator in the hostage crisis, that ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: hostage, hostage situation, violence, suspense, society, group of criminals, vengeance, strategy, hacking, master criminal, career criminal, independence day ...
Time: 21st century
Place: finland, serbia, stockholm sweden, balkan, brussels ...
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Home Sweet Home Alone (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being left at home by himself for the holidays, 10-year-old Max Mercer must work to defend his home from a married couple who tries to steal back a valuable heirloom.
Style: funny, entertaining, feel good, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, home alone, children, house, child, trap, toys, misunderstanding, child protagonist, alone, heist gone wrong, problem ...
Place: chicago illinois, tokyo
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 7.6
 10K
The Scrounger (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A pimp with no other means to provide for himself finds his life spiralling out of control when his prostitute is sent to prison.
Style: neorealism, realistic, serious, disturbing, talky ...
Plot: poverty, unemployment, prostitution, prostitute, robbery, family relations, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, couple relations, dishonesty, downfall, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, post world war two, 50s, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, tokyo, japan, europe
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Pumpkin Pie Wars (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Competing bakery owners, Faye McKenzie and Lydia Harper have been feuding for years with the Lake Shore County Harvest Festival’s annual pumpkin pie bake-off at the center of it all. The winner not only gets bragging rights and a trophy, but a ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, sweet, humorous, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing
Plot: cooking and food, contest, baker, happy ending, family relations, cook-off, relationships, couple relations, love story, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic friendship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, ohio
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A Horse for Summer (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a family emergency forces a troubled teen to do the wrong thing for the right reason, a community discovers the meaning of forgiveness.
Style: spiritual, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: horse, teenage life, starting over, family life, hopes, family problems, workplace, juvenile delinquency, youth, parents and children, family business, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
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Christmas in the Rockies (2020)
Genre: Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Katie Jolly is a driven young woman with aspirations to leave her small town of Homewood and the family business behind for a career in New York City. Katie’s dreams come to a halt when her father’s sudden injury leaves the future of the company ...
Style: sweet, captivating, light, touching, romantic
Plot: christmas, competition, holiday, money problems, lumberjack, christmas season, friendship, doctor, car accident, dating, couples, fall in love ...
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A Christmas Recipe for Romance (2019)
Genre: Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The owner of a historic inn decides to enter a prestigious cooking contest to win funds for renovations and get free publicity, but she is a horrible cook. She recruits a renowned chef to help but the kitchen isn't the only thing heating up.
Style: light, funny, feel good, humorous, sweet
Plot: christmas, chef, love, ambition, rivalry, friendship, intrigue, love and romance, male female relationship, escapades, hopes, female protagonist ...
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Babysitter's Black Book (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When her parents' financial problems threaten Ashley's dreams for college, the high school whiz kid takes matters into her own hands. She and her girlfriends turn their babysitting business into a wildly successful escort service for dads. ...
Style: captivating, psychological, realistic, cynical, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, escort, seduction, friendship, college, ambition, money, blackmailer, regret, sex scene, age difference, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Dirty Teacher (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a high school senior discovers her teacher is seducing her boyfriend, events turn deadly after the teacher tries to cover it up.
Style: sexy, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: teacher student sex, older woman younger man relationship, female teacher, teacher, misunderstanding, female antagonist, bitch, murder, frame up, woman with a gun, family problems, killings ...
Place: los angeles
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Human Capital (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The lives of two different families collide when their children begin a relationship that leads to a tragic accident.
Style: rough, thought provoking, suspenseful, disturbing, psycho film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage life, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, hopes, society, deception, youth, culture clash, mistaken identity, frame up ...
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 6.1
 3K
Three Wishes (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While Jane Holman (Mastrantonio) is driving with her two sons, she accidentally runs into a drifter, Jack McCloud (Swayze), who breaks his leg. Being responsible, Jane invites Jack, and his dog, to stay at her home until his leg has healed. Jack ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, sexy, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dog, generosity, kids and family, magic, youth, family relations, cancer, dysfunctional family, island, first contact, natural disaster, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
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 6.7
 21K
Redbelt (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Is there room for principle in Los Angeles? Mike Terry teaches jujitsu and barely makes ends meet. His Brazilian wife, whose family promotes fights, wants to see Mike in the ring making money, but to him competition is degrading. A woman sideswipes ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, talky, suspenseful ...
Plot: sport, betrayal, instructor, martial arts, fight, movie star, conspiracy, artists and showbiz, rivalry, contests and competitions, hollywood, financial problem ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The Driller Killer (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An artist slowly goes insane while struggling to pay his bills, work on his paintings, and care for his two female roommates, which leads him taking to the streets of New York after dark and randomly killing derelicts with a power drill.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, painting, punk rock, homelessness, homeless man, artist, hallucination, psychopath, stalking, social misfits, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
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Mix Up in the Mediterranean (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, Malta
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A small-town cook impersonates his big city chef twin to compete in a culinary contest and falls for the woman in charge of the event, who thinks he is the brother who is married.
Style: emotional, entertaining, inspirational, sweet, romantic ...
Plot: contest, dual role, love, gay, life philosophy, contests and competitions, career, lie, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, cooking show ...
Place: alaska, new york, malta
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 5.5
 845
The Time Being (2012)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An artist meets a mysterious and wealthy benefactor and their relationship is not what it appears to be. In this suspenseful drama from first-time writer-director Nenad Cicin-Sain, a struggling young artist (Wes Bentley) accepts a series of bizarre ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: mysterious character, power relations, destructive relationship, elderly, aging, rich and poor, chance meeting, artist, performer's life, artists and showbiz, financial difficulty, rich woman ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.0
 39K
Overboard (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A spoiled, wealthy yacht owner is thrown overboard and becomes the target of revenge from his mistreated employee. A remake of the 1987 comedy.
Style: romantic, funny, light, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, date night
Plot: memory loss, happy ending, amnesia, family relations, family life, sea, vengeance, love, ship, memory, rich, hollywood ...
Time: 2010s
Place: oregon
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A Puppy for Christmas (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend and losing her job, Noelle full fills her lifelong wish of getting a puppy. But Buster (the puppy) is the perfect pup she imagined and by spending Christmas with her co-workers quirky family she discovers the ...
Style: light, feel good, romantic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, dog, male female relationship, holiday, happy ending, love and romance, animal life, fall in love, escapades, christmas present, relationships, love affair ...
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 6.7
 66K
Gold (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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, inspirational, intellectual, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, business, greed, gold, treasure hunt, mining, suspense, gold mine, justice, brutality, ethnic conflict, life philosophy ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1988
Place: southeast asia, indonesia, new york
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 5.2
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Hella W (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Finland, Estonia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The life of a heroine. The life and work of Hella Wuolijoki. A poet, spy and millionaire, she turned into an internationally acclaimed businesswoman, politician and playwright, who collaborated with Europe's leading writers such as Bertolt ...
Style: captivating, factual, tense, psychological
Plot: spy, playwright, world war two, prisoner, politics, writers, women in society, power, divorce, husband wife relationship, treason, jail ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 1930s, year 1929, year 1943 ...
Place: finland, ussr, helsinki finland, stockholm sweden
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 4.1
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Firefight (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Desperate to save his family's restaurant from the bank, a fireman starts a forest fire in order to rob an armoured vehicle. Dropping the money in a burning forest, he and his crew race to find it before it turns to ash, only to discover that a ...
Plot: financial difficulty, helicopter, forest, heist, roadblock, heist gone wrong, security guard, financial problem, helicopter pilot, restaurant, robbery, bag of money ...
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 8.2
 1.0M
Jurassic Park (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. ...
Style: exciting, breathtaking, entertaining, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: dinosaur, scientist, survival, suspense, animal attack, creature feature, children, island, dangerous animal, child in peril, research, disaster ...
Time: 20th century, prehistoric times, jurassic, 90s
Place: central america, costa rica, dominican republic, fictional island
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief ...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychological, tragicomedy, motivational, touching ...
Plot: small town, police brutality, rape, death of daughter, loss of daughter, regret, revenge, guilty conscience, anger, desperation, suicide, small town life ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri, idaho
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 7.3
 113K
Precious (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in Harlem in 1987, Claireece "Precious" Jones is a 16-year-old African American girl born into a life no one would want. She's pregnant for the second time by her absent father; at home, she must wait hand and foot on her mother, ...
Style: bleak, emotional, depressing, rough, sad ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, domestic violence, child abuse, teacher, poverty, illiteracy, social misfits, aids, african american, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, year 1987, 80s
Place: new york, harlem, new york city, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem
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 6.6
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Whither Now (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kesse is a third generation fisherman, living in a small coastal town in Northern Jutland. Life trudges along without surprises, but all this is about to change. The fishing industry is hit by financial crisis and the small fishing boats are swiftly ...
Plot: fisherman, boat, love story, male nudity, biologist, financial difficulty, small town, sex scene, lighthouse, aquarium
Place: denmark
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Die, Mommie, Die! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You slipped into my life as easily as vermouth into a glass of gin, purrs reclusive singing star Angela Arden. Arden is not only haunted by a secret, she's treated like dirt by her louse of a husband, her snoopy maid, and her petulant daughter. ...
Style: witty, humorous, melancholic, satirical, light ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: murder, gay, dysfunctional family, transvestism, women, family relations, artists and showbiz, eccentric family, lifestyle, parents and children, family life, dark humor ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: spain, greenwich village manhattan new york city, hong kong
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 7.6
 66K
Control (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA, Australia, Japan, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Control is the biography of Joy Division lead singer Ian Curtis, taking his story from schoolboy days of 1973 to his suicide on the eve of the band's first American tour in 1980.
Style: atmospheric, depressing, stylized, sad, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: depression, music, suicide, singer, musician's life, musician, punk rock, epilepsy, rock and roll, punk, music band, performance ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1973, year 1980, 20th century
Place: england, london, northern england, manchester, europe
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 7.5
 368K
The Aviator (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe ...
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, captivating, factual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, success, businessman, aviation, corruption, test pilot, obsessive compulsive disorder, filmmaking, pilot, billionaire, millionaire, character study ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 50s, 1910s ...
Place: los angeles, california, new york, connecticut, usa ...
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 6.1
 3K
Exhibit A (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Exhibit A tells the timely story of a normal family disintegrating under financial pressure, eventually driven to the unimaginable. All is not as it seems as the King family go about their day-to-day lives oblivious of the horror to come. Dad Andy ...
Style: psychological, serious, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: found footage, money problems, murder, suspense, stalking, family relations, downfall, dark secret, tragic event, voyeurism, uncover truth, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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