Greed movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant greed movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out clever, realistic, suspense, stylized, interesting and twists and turns films and TV shows about / with greed, storytelling, dialogue, corruption, betrayal, money, murder, suprisingly clever, mentor and twists & turns plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as greed: The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), Margin Call (2011), No Country for Old Men (2007), There Will Be Blood (2007), Revolt (1985), Blood Diamond (2006), A Simple Plan (1998), Billionaire Boys Club (2018), Limitless (2011), The Borgias (2011).

List of greed movies

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Genre: Biography, 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: clever, dark humor, captivating, biting, realistic ...
Plot: money, rise and fall, corruption, success, greed, ambition, wall street, stock broker, cons and scams, american dream, rags to riches, millionaire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1983, year 1987 ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, italy, switzerland ...
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 7.1
 113K
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: serious, realistic, clever, talky, captivating ...
Plot: greed, stock market, financial crisis, wall street, workplace situations, bankruptcy, workplace problem, international crisis, capitalism, boss and employee, corporate crimes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california
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No Country for Old Men (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the ...
Style: tense, bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: neo noir, greed, sheriff, death, hitman, track down, crimes, peril, human nature, psychopath, escape, shooting ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: texas, mexico, usa, latin america
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There Will Be Blood (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview moves to oil-rich California. Using his adopted son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. ...
Style: serious, bleak, atmospheric, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: greed, character study, rise to the top, ambition, money, bowling, oil, rivalry, obsession, villain, marriage, small town ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 1920s, 20th century, 20s ...
Place: california, usa, pacific ocean, san francisco, los angeles
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 8.2
 108K
Revolt (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In Medieval Japan, an elderly warlord retires, handing over his empire to his three sons. However, he vastly underestimates how their new-found power will corrupt them.
Style: epic, atmospheric, captivating, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: greed, betrayal, vengeance, samurai, insanity, destiny, siege, suicide, warrior, chaos, loyalty, hunting ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia, tokyo
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 8.0
 488K
Blood Diamond (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son ...
Style: serious, captivating, intense, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: mercenary, gem, adventure, smuggling, greed, treasure hunt, rebel, journalism, black market, obsessive quest, civil war, fisherman ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1999, year 2003
Place: africa, south africa, morocco, zimbabwe, cape town south africa ...
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 7.5
 62K
A Simple Plan (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered at the remote site of a downed small airplane. Their simple plan to retain ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, crime gone awry, crimes, crime, betrayal, dishonesty, treasure, human nature, character change, fbi, couple relations, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, minnesota
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Billionaire Boys Club (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establishes a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, intense, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: greed, money, murder, lie, social differences, crimes, scheme, escapades, dishonesty, betrayal, cheating, deception ...
Time: year 1980, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.4
 518K
Limitless (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret "smart drug" that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect version of himself. His enhanced abilities soon attract ...
Style: captivating, clever, intellectual, cerebral, psychological ...
Plot: intelligence, superhuman powers, ambition, rise to the top, success, prodigy, life turned upside down, drug abuse, greed, rags to riches, overnight success, addiction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.9
 47K
The Borgias (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, Ireland, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every sin in the book to amass and retain power, influence and enormous wealth ...
Style: clever, serious, captivating, epic, realistic ...
Plot: siblings relations, historical character, brother sister incest, intrigue, clergy, sin, graphic violence, lust, priest, manipulations, sex scene, greed ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, florence
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All the Money in the World (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK, China
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.
Style: based on true events, tense, captivating, serious, rough
Plot: ransom demand, greed, billionaire, kidnapping, escape, grandfather grandson relationship, violence, severed ear, abduction, child custody, mafia, police protection ...
Time: year 1973, 70s, year 1971
Place: rome italy, italy, saudi arabia
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 161 min.
Story: While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
Style: epic, exciting, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, treasure hunt, gunfight, greed, anti hero, anti heroes, gold, good versus evil, heroes, cons and scams, lone wolves, army ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: texas, new mexico, usa, albuquerque new mexico, arizona ...
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 6.7
 55K
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, suspense, intellectual, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gold, greed, jungle, cheating, business, ugly american, mining, money, justice, life philosophy, treasure hunt, rags to riches ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: indonesia
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 6.4
 100K
Triple Frontier (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, greed, drug lord, crimes, ex soldier, violence, murder, 15 year old, friendship, escapades, survival, life is a bitch ...
Place: usa, colombia, peru, brazil, south america ...
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 7.4
 23K
House of Lies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Charming, fast talking Marty Kaan and his crack team of management consultants know how to play the corporate game better than anyone, by using every dirty trick in the book to woo powerful CEOs and close huge deals. In the board rooms, barrooms, ...
Style: cynical, clever, realistic, talky, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, casual sex, power relations, workplace situations, powerful corporation, drugs/alcohol, ambitious, dishonesty, workplace, hotshot hero, ex couple relations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Glengarry Glen Ross, follows the lives of four unethical Chicago real estate agents who are prepared to go to any lengths (legal or illegal) to unload undesirable real estate on unwilling prospective buyers.
Style: talky, cynical, cult film, intense, tense ...
Plot: greed, real estate agent, office, ambition, rivalry, manipulation, corporate world, manipulations, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, reward, career ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, florida, chicago illinois, arizona ...
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 7.3
 163K
Layer Cake (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...
Style: twists and turns, tense, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, greed, gangsters, drug lord, drug dealing, organized crime, betrayal, cocaine, violence, murder, going straight, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s ...
Place: london, england, europe, zurich switzerland, netherlands ...
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 9.2
 1.6M
The Godfather (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, atmospheric, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, organized crime, pride and honor, criminal heroes, crimes, gang war, cosa nostra, greed, mob boss, lawyer, power struggle ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: italy, new york, europe, sicily, usa ...
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 6.1
 40K
13 (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A naive young man assumes a dead man's identity and finds himself embroiled in an underground world of power, violence, and chance where men gamble behind closed doors on the lives of other men.
Style: tense, bleak, serious, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: russian roulette, greed, gambling, murder, drug overdose, revolver, police detective, crimes, life is a bitch, fish out of water, danger, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio, mexico, new york, midwest ...
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 6.3
 32K
13 Sins (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A bright but meek salesman, drowning in debt as he's about to get married, receives a mysterious phone call informing him that he's on a hidden camera game show where he must execute 13 tasks to receive a multi-million dollar cash prize.
Style: psychological, twist ending, serious, scary, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manipulations, mysterious character, graphic violence, mind game, greed, on the run, manipulation, game, serial killer, unsupportive parent, plot twist, money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
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A Christmas Carol (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, and the dire fate that awaits him if he does not change his ways. Scrooge ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, exciting, humorous, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, ghost, holiday, redemption, life changing experience, regret, snow, rich and poor, human nature, greed, disney, coldhearted ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, future
Place: england, europe, london
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: stylized, offbeat, witty, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Plot: existentialism, hotel, inheritance, twists & turns, greed, adventure, escapades, mentor protege relationship, disorder, servant, friendship, cons and scams ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 30s ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, alps, central europe
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 8.1
 598K
Fargo (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he's got a plan. He's going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. It's going to ...
Style: dark humor, interesting, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, neo noir, crime gone awry, snow, police investigation, greed, ransom, psychopath, murder, small town, crimes, police ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: minnesota, north dakota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
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Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The world's most highly qualified crew of archaeologists and explorers is led by historian Milo Thatch as they board the incredible 1,000-foot submarine Ulysses and head deep into the mysteries of the sea.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: atlantis, adventure, expedition, ancient mystery, underwater, scientist, disney, adventurer, princess, greed, king, fantasy world ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1914
Place: iceland, washington d.c.
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 307K
Jackie Brown (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Jackie Brown is a flight attendant who gets caught in the middle of smuggling cash into the country for her gunrunner boss. When the cops try to use Jackie to get to her boss, she hatches a plan—with help from a bail bondsman—to keep the money ...
Style: talky, twists and turns, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: smuggling, crime, stewardess, greed, twists & turns, ex convict, racial slur, deception, crimes, airport, heist, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When the dastardly Sheriff of Nottingham murders Robin's father, the legendary archer vows vengeance. To accomplish his mission, Robin joins forces with a band of exiled villagers (and comely Maid Marian), and together they battle to end the ...
Style: exciting, intense, stylized, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: knight, robin hood, folk hero, justice, thief, chase, good versus evil, courage, adventure, archer, sword fight, greed ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, holy land, israel, jerusalem
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 7.3
 11K
Common Wealth (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Julia finds 300 million pesetas hidden in a dead man's house while selling an apartment. She's a 40-ish real estate agent now forced to face the wrath of a very peculiar community (of neighbors), headed by an unscrupulous administrator. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, unusual plot structure, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: real estate agent, greed, neighbor, crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty, fish out of water, murder, stolen money, conflict, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, tokyo, latin america ...
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 7.2
 115K
The Founder (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Greece
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, motivational, inspirational, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: business, salesman, fast food, businessman, mcdonald's restaurant, family business, ambition, rags to riches, greed, destiny, betrayal, twists & turns ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1954, year 1984, year 1967 ...
Place: usa, america, california, minnesota, illinois ...
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 6.9
 155K
Cinderella (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger in the woods.
Style: fairy tale, romantic, sweet, feel good, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, fall in love, cinderella, happy ending, imaginary kingdom, prince, love and romance, hopes, disney, rags to riches, magic, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: europe, france
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Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, zoo, animals, greed, business, obnoxious boss, danger, workplace intrigue, businessman, animal, marketing, sarcasm ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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