Money problems movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant money problems movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, captivating, semi serious, feel good and suspense films and TV shows about / with money problems, family relations, money, husband wife relationship, friendship, family, violence, mother son relationship, chase and father daughter relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as money problems: Student Services (2010), The Place Beyond the Pines (2012), Fading Gigolo (2013), Satan's Slaves (2017), Borderline (2011), Mississippi Grind (2015), Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009), The Comeback Trail (2020), Mother (2020), My Fake Fiance (2009).

List of money problems movies

Student Services (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laura is a 19-year-old university freshman who desperately wants to do well in school. She works a part-time job but cannot make ends meet. One evening in which she is short of funds, she answers a personal ad online by "Joe," 57, who ...
Style: psychological, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: prostitute, gang rape, innocence lost, money problems, university, lifestyle, student life, lust, youth, sexual relations, prostitution, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A motorcycle stunt rider considers committing a crime in order to provide for his wife and child, an act that puts him on a collision course with a cop-turned-politician.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: motorcycle, haunted by the past, police officer, rookie, money problems, corruption, destiny, death, loner, family relations, chief of police, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.2
 24K
Fading Gigolo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fioravante decides to become a professional Don Juan as a way of making money to help his cash-strapped friend, Murray. With Murray acting as his "manager", the duo quickly finds themselves caught up in the crosscurrents of love and money.
Style: sexy, humorous, touching, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sexual fantasy, friendship, pimp, money problems, fish out of water, gigolo, misfit, sexual relations, disorder, partners, wooing, unrequited love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, vienna, california ...
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Satan's Slaves (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Indonesia, South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After the death of Rini's mother, something is disturbing her family.
Style: suspense, asian horror, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: loss of mother, money problems, funeral, siblings, family, ghost, radio, sign language, wheelchair, cemetery, rescue, occult ...
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 5.7
 557
Borderline (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An attorney stumbles upon a suitcase filled with cocaine.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, lawyer, loss of job, money problems, lifestyle, drug dealing, unlikely criminals, parents and children, dull life, couples, drugs/alcohol, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
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Mississippi Grind (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Gerry is a talented but down-on-his-luck gambler whose fortunes begin to change when he meets Curtis, a younger, highly charismatic poker player. The two strike up an immediate friendship and Gerry quickly persuades his new friend to accompany him ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, buddy movie, depressing ...
Plot: gambling, friendship, poker, money problems, casino, debt, down on your luck, partners, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, gambler, card playing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 70s
Place: mississippi, usa, new orleans, mississippi river, st. louis missouri ...
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Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping-a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her favorite fashion magazine, but can't quite get her foot in the door-until ...
Style: feel good, light, romantic, ridiculous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: shopping, fashion, love and romance, overnight success, addiction, rise to the top, debt, lack of money, city life, temptation, fashion industry, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, london
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The Comeback Trail (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two debt-ridden movie producers attempt an insurance scam involving an aging actor.
Style: humorous, buddy movie, feel good, funny
Plot: money problems, film producer, insurance scam, insurance fraud, debt, elderly, mafia, failed attempt, human relationship, friendship, partners, human spirit ...
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 6.8
 2K
Mother (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Shuhei is leading a tough life. His alcoholic mother Akiko can only hook up with bad guys and order Shuhei to go get money from his disapproving grandparents instead of going to school. Except raising the little half-sister, his rock-bottom life ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: mother son relationship, money problems, mother and son, lust, life is a bitch, family problems, dysfunctional family, gambling addiction, family tragedy, family relations, single mother, family ...
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My Fake Fiance (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jennifer and Vince, virtual strangers, find themselves strapped for cash and decide to stage a fake engagement and wedding just for the gifts
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: wedding, pretend relationship, make believe, family relations, fall in love, couples, true love, secret identity, romance, love and romance, dishonesty, pretense ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Indecent Proposal (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Robert Redford stars as billionaire John Gage, who offers a down-on-his-luck yuppie husband (Woody Harrelson) $1 million for the opportunity to spend the night with the man's wife (Demi Moore).
Style: sexual, thought provoking, emotional, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: gambling, cuckold, millionaire, sex scene, moral dilemma, adultery, husband wife relationship, family problems, infidelity, sexual relations, age difference, rich man ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, california
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The Blues Brothers (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Jake Blues is just out of jail, and teams up with his brother, Elwood on a 'mission from God' to raise funds for the orphanage in which they grew up. The only thing they can do is do what they do best – play music – so they get their ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, music, nun, blues, race against time, criminal heroes, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, soul music, car chase, shopping mall, money problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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Mothers and Daughters (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Interwoven stories of what it is to be a mom seen through the lens of photographer Rigby Gray.
Style: anthology, captivating, sincere, touching, humorous ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, daughter, mother, holiday, mother and daughter, money problems, pregnant woman, paternity revealed, pregnancy, rock band, estrangement, female photographer ...
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 6.3
 30K
Barbershop (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A day in the life of a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. Calvin, who inherited the struggling business from his deceased father, views the shop as nothing but a burden and waste of his time. After selling the shop to a local loan shark, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, clever ...
Plot: family business, hairdresser, workplace, beauty salon, family relations, workplace situations, society, buddies, money raising, debt, comedy of errors, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new jersey, california
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 7.0
 139K
Logan Lucky (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: racecar driver, prison escape, heist, prison, father daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, money problems, brother brother relationship, prison riot, prison warden, loss of job, bag of money ...
Time: 2010s
Place: north carolina, west virginia
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 6.0
 556
Life for Sale (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life for Sale is the story of one unlucky man's descent into disaster, a dramatic, human-destiny thriller with contemporary social undertones.
Style: psychological, suspense, sincere, captivating, tragic ...
Plot: father son relationship, money problems, family relations, bankruptcy, dreaming, death of brother, small business, economics, husband wife relationship, business, businessman, downfall ...
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 7.2
 10
The Roomies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An under-employed and over-indulgent misfit aims to turn his life around through sobriety and religion while moving into the least supportive environment for either: an apartment with his old high school friends and indie band The Entropy All-Stars.
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, realistic
Plot: friendship, self discovery, new beginning, betrayal, immaturity, money problems, drug dealer, christianity, breakup, rock band, church, sarcasm ...
Place: portland oregon
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Saviour Square (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A story of a married couple with two children, whose housing problems, the man's infidelity and the woman's fragility lead the family to destruction.
Style: compassionate, thought provoking, suspenseful, touching, disturbing ...
Plot: jealousy, domineering mother, debt, selfishness, marriage, breakup, frustration, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, humiliation, hysteria, desperation ...
Place: warsaw poland
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 6.3
 159
The Way Out (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Way Out tells a story of a young Romani couple, Zaneta and David, the parents of little Janicka. Their efforts to live a decent and dignified life run up against the "Romani social trap," which is racism, the society's prejudices, ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, unemployment, couples, life is a bitch, family problems, realism, parents and children, couple relations, family in crisis, social misfits, down on your luck, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, central europe
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Ramona and Beezus (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ramona is a little girl with a very big imagination and a nose for mischief. Her playful antics keep everyone in her loving family on their toes, including her older sister Beezus, who's just trying to survive her first year of high school. ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, aunt niece relationship, family relations, family life, youth, disorder, siblings relations, parent child relationship, sibling relationship, father daughter relationship, money problems, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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The Honeymooners (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Working class New York bus driver Ralph Kramden is always coming up with get-rich-quick schemes for him and his best friend, Ed Norton, who's always around to help him get in (and out of) trouble.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cons and scams, ambition, friends, couple relations, unfulfillment, bus driver, scheme, money problems, dog, race, gambling, money ...
Time: 50s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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 6.1
 2K
Exhibit A (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, 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: serious, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, stalking, family relations, danger, downfall, money problems, dark secret, family problems, voyeurism, tragic event, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, France, Slovenia, Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Senada is 31 and she lives in Poljice neighborhood in Lukavac municipality with her partner and two daughters. She is pregnant with her third child for approximately five months. Since she didn’t have health insurance, she does not go to the ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: pregnancy, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, realism, parents and children, family in crisis, race against time, social misfits, misfit, money raising, society ...
Place: bosnia, europe
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The Three Stooges (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While trying to save their childhood orphanage, Moe, Larry and Curly inadvertently stumble into a murder plot and wind up starring in a reality TV show.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, sincere ...
Plot: farce, escapades, silly humor, disorder, friends, nothing goes right, adventure, buddies, save the day, goofy hero, money problems, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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Hello I Must Be Going (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Divorced and demoralized Amy Minsky’s prospects look bleak when she is condemned to move back in with her parents at the age of 35. Everyone wants to help, but, as her patience level with advice is plummeting, a bold teenage boy enters her life, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, family relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, introspection, age difference, love affair, thirtysomething life, couples, parents and children, money problems, financial problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa, new york
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 5.5
 5K
Pusher (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In London, a drug dealer grows increasingly desperate over the course of a week after a botched deal lands him in the merciless clutches of a ruthless crime lord. The more desperate his behavior, the more isolated he becomes until there is nothing ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: drug dealing, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, on the run, disorder, nothing goes right, chase, danger, gangster, violence, drug dealer, debt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: london, england, east end london
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My Best Friend (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Catherine refuses to believe that her business partner, the unlikeable François, has a best friend, so she challenges him to set up an introduction. Scrambling to find someone willing to pose as his best pal, François enlists the services of a ...
Style: touching, sincere, entertaining, light, stylized ...
Plot: friendship, taxi driver, bet, auction, introspection, teaching the ways of the world, friends, risk, best friends, business, betrayal, money problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, new jersey
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 5.0
 688
Sugarbabies (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Persuaded by her roommate, a college student makes an arrangement with an older man who pays for her companionship.
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, older man younger woman, sex worker, escort service, college student, prostitution, money problems, university, sugar daddy, escort, blind date, prostitute ...
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 7.7
 931
Chiki (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: In the south of Russia, where roadside cafes alternate with ripe fruit ruins, three friends of Sveta, Marina and Lyudka work in a brothel. Their former colleague - enterprising Jeanne - went to conquer Moscow, but returned to the girls with a ...
Style: social, sad, touching, feminist film, uplifting ...
Plot: girlfriend girlfriend relationship, business venture, ex prostitute, prostitute, country girl, provincial life, woman in danger, women, new life, parents and children, life is a bitch, money problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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 7.7
 4K
Lodge 49 (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Dud is a deadbeat but charming ex-surfer who joins a fraternal order hoping to reclaim the simple, happy lifestyle he lost when his father died. Through the Lodge and his newfound connection with the other members, Dud will come to find the missing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, disturbing, captivating
Plot: impostor, friendship, secret society, interracial couple, love interest, angst, slice of life, existentialism, money problems, down on your luck, brother sister relationship, alchemy ...
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