Bankruptcy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bankruptcy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, humorous, clever and feel good films and TV shows about / with bankruptcy, society, family relations, couples, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, parents and children, money and crimes plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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bankruptcy movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as bankruptcy: Margin Call (2011), Don't Think About It (2007), Fun with Dick and Jane (2005), The Jewel (2011), Blow (2001), Changing Lanes (2002), Too Big to Fail (2011), Fun with Dick and Jane (1977), Big Fish (2003), The Love Punch (2013).

List of bankruptcy movies

 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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Don't Think About It (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Plot: bankruptcy, small town, dysfunctional family, family relations, homecoming, family business, family life, unfulfillment, lifestyle, parents and children, friendship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After Dick Harper loses his job at Globodyne in an Enron-esque collapse, he and his wife, Jane, turn to crime in order to handle the massive debt they now face. Two intelligent people, Dick and Jane actually get pretty good at robbing people and ...
Style: funny, light, feel good, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: unemployment, caper, robbery, heist, loss of job, bankruptcy, crimes, business, gangsters, greed, money, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.7
 1K
The Jewel (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Amanzio Rastelli appointed several of his relations to managerial positions in his firm. They decided to think internationally and now business is heavily in debt. Luckily for the Rastellis, Bolta the accountant uses all the tricks of his art to ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, clever, tense ...
Plot: ambition, family business, legal, rise and fall, dishonesty, bribery, unfulfillment, bankruptcy, family relations, corporate crime, stock broker, bankrupt ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
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 7.5
 262K
Blow (2001)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A boy named George Jung grows up in a struggling family in the 1950's. His mother nags at her husband as he is trying to make a living for the family. It is finally revealed that George's father cannot make a living and the family goes ...
Style: thought provoking, depressing, emotional, touching, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs, drug addiction, gangsters, drug lord, rise and fall, friendship, drug abuse, drug cartel, drug dealing, cocaine, drug use, addiction ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 50s, 60s, 90s ...
Place: colombia, latin america, california, boston, usa ...
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 6.5
 72K
Changing Lanes (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rush-hour fender-bender on New York City's crowded FDR Drive, under most circumstances, wouldn't set off a chain reaction that could decimate two people's lives. But on this day, at this time, a minor collision will turn two ...
Style: psychological, harsh, realistic, thought provoking, feel good ...
Plot: lawyer, revenge, vengeance, justice, custody battle, corruption, courage, court, destiny, life, psychology, honest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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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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Fun with Dick and Jane (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an upwardly mobile couple find themselves unemployed and in debt, they turn to armed robbery in desperation.
Style: humorous, satirical, feel good, intense, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, unemployment, unlikely criminals, bank robbery, police investigation, husband wife relationship, bankruptcy, cons and scams, survival, romance, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 8.0
 442K
Big Fish (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son, William. Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true ...
Style: surreal, touching, feel good, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: father son relationship, fish, adventure, magic realism, journey, loneliness, surrealism, magic, witch, mermaid, death, fantasy world ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1940s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: texas, usa, alabama, paris france, miami ...
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 5.7
 15K
The Love Punch (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Retirement at last! Middle-aged and divorced, company owner Richard Jones is looking forward to a worry-free existence as he arrives at his office on his last day of work. Much to his dismay, he discovers that the management buyout of his company ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: heist, couples, unlikely partners, reluctant partners, romance, bankruptcy, vengeance, dishonesty, love and romance, renewed love, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, cote d'azur, paris france, french riviera
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Arrested Development (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a wealthy family that lost everything, and the one son who had no choice but to keep them all together.
Style: humorous, sitcom, surreal, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, father son relationship, weirdo, silly humor, irresponsible, immature, bankruptcy, rivals, adolescence, uptight character, lifestyle change, workplace problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
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Dali & the Cocky Prince (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: An ignorant but strong-willed man and an upper-class woman who struggles through life, work to fall in love.
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating
Plot: opposites attract, art gallery, bankruptcy, romance, couple relations, male female relationship, romantic relationship, couples, romancing partners, financial problem, class differences, love and romance ...
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Bastards (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marco returns to Paris after his brother-in-law's suicide, where he targets the man his sister believes caused the tragedy - though he is ill-prepared for her secrets as they quickly muddy the waters.
Style: neo noir, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: bankruptcy, family problems, uncover truth, rivalry, family business, sex with father, hidden identity, love and romance, crimes, parents and children, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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 8.3
 897
Real Love (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: True love threatens to tear a family apart in this epic Mexican serial set in the 1800s. Rich and beautiful Matilde falls in love with Adolfo, but her mother, Augusta, disapproves of the relationship when she learns Adolfo is poor. Augusta forces ...
Style: serious, emotional, stylized, realistic, contemplative
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, bankruptcy, power of love, forbidden love, love triangle, social differences, against the odds, couples, family relations, family disapproval, inheritance, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
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Blood from a Stone (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The day his bank refuses to finance him, Georges will do everything he can to save his shipyard and his employees.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, cynical, serious, captivating ...
Plot: bankruptcy, save the day, labor union, workplace, rivalry, working class, factory, society, boss and employee, workplace situations, employer, strike ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea, provence
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Séraphin: Heart of Stone (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Séraphin unfolds against the severe and achingly beautiful landscape of rural Quebec in 1889, where young lovers are torn from each other when a bankrupt shopkeeper forces his daughter into an arranged marriage to save his business. But true love ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: greed, true love, bankruptcy, couples, love and romance, small town, family relations, young lovers, romance, couple relations, parents and children, village life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, quebec
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The Crocodiles Strike Back (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New summer adventure of the Crocodiles, who set up their detective skills to find out who is behind the accidents of the factory where Ollie and Mary's parents work , which could mean the closure of the plant, the move of the family and the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: teenage love, amateur detective, juvenile delinquency, crimes, bankruptcy, chase, adventure, best friends, rivalry, investigation, buddies, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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Superclásico (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Christian is a Copenhagen wine seller on the brink of bankruptcy. Equally unsuccessful in just about every other aspect of life, it has been 17months since his wife Anna left him. Anna works as a soccer agent in Buenos Aires and now lives a life of ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, clever ...
Plot: sexual content, starting over, bankruptcy, parents and children, rivalry, hopes, disorder, fish out of water, win over, husband wife relationship, love triangle, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america
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Saint Martyrs of the Damned (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A reporter goes to a mysterious village to investigate mysterious disappearances until one night, his friend gets abducted and every citizen wants him dead.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: missing person, mysterious woman, small town, mystery, bankruptcy, media, ghost, journalism, crimes, village, investigation, ufo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Cost of Living (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Une héritière qui n'arrive pas à hériter, un radin qui ne peut rien dépenser, un petit garçon qui trouve un billet dans la rue, un restaurateur prodigue qui ne fait que donner... Tels sont, entre autres, les personnages de ce film ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, rich and poor, satire, generosity, bankruptcy, romance, society, workplace, love and romance, human nature, workplace situations, money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided (2006)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Joshua Steed returns to Missouri a wealthy man with a beautiful wife; however, the past has a way of catching up. Soon Joshua is tangled in a web of rumors, deception and betrayal that threatens to tear his family apart. Back in Kirtland, financial ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, uplifting
Audience: teens
Plot: mormon, leadership, family in danger, hopes, rivalry, intrigue, society, dishonesty, religions or cults, bankruptcy, redemption, religious ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, usa, ohio
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Live Nude Girls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Shane inherits a gentleman's club from his estranged uncle, he leaves his Midwestern home for Los Angeles. Run by a booze hound and employing a dozen out of control strippers, Shane must do everything he can to save the club from ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: stripper, strip club, sex scene, drug use, workplace, workplace situations, female nudity, bankruptcy, disorder, nightclub, boss and employee, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Martin and Lewis (2002)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of the 10-year rocky relationship between Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexy, sexual
Plot: rising to stardom, desire for fame, actor's life, rise and fall, ambition, friendship, buddies, showbiz, rise to the top, celebrity culture, lifestyle, musician's life ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, 60s
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Crazy Sexy Cool: The TLC Story (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: TLC's humble beginnings in Atlanta quickly led to an unprecedented rise to fame in the 1990's as one of the world's most talented, celebrated and highest-selling female groups of all time. Through very public and high profile success, ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: musician's life, rising to stardom, music band, artists and showbiz, ambition, hip hop, bankruptcy, music, musician, women, female musician, african american ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Bankers of God: The Calvi Affair (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A reconstruction of the bankruptcy of the Banco Ambrosiano bank and its liaisons with the Vatican and the Masonry through its president Roberto Calvi, notoriously found dead under the Blackfriars Bridge in London in June 1982.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: freemason, conspiracy, fighting the system, political corruption, politics, mafia, bank, uncover truth, manipulation, gangsters, crimes, legal ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, london, palermo italy, switzerland, rome italy ...
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 6.6
 492
A Simple Curve (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Caleb is 27, and was raised in the majestic Kootenays by his bush hippie parents. He loves his father Jim and understands his reverence for wood working, coriander and Soya products, but he just doesn't get Jim's determined effort to ...
Style: serious, sincere, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: family business, parents and children, human nature, hopes, lifestyle, youth, bankruptcy, family in crisis, small town, forgery, old friend, father son relationship ...
Time: future
Place: canada
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This Is Martin Bonner (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two men, at opposite ends of the social spectrum, find themselves starting new lives in the same, small town and form an unlikely friendship.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, talky ...
Plot: estrangement, rehabilitation, friendship, one more chance, starting over, redemption, haunted by the past, gain trust, hopes, dishonesty, society, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, usa
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Kings of South Beach (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This fact-based crime thriller details the downfall of Miami's hottest nightclub. Chris Troiano owns the trendiest nightclub in all of South Beach; a place where the line always winds down the block and only the most beautiful people make it ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, downfall, bankruptcy, nightlife, nightclub, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, addiction, abuse, false identity, right hand man ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, florida
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 6.7
 5K
The Caiman (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A skewering of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, sincere, surreal ...
Plot: filmmaking, politics, bribery, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, state affairs, ambition, head of state, showbiz, political intrigue, bankruptcy ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
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 7.0
 19K
Melissa & Joey (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Melissa & Joey is an ABC Family original television series starring Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence that premiered on ABC Family on August 17, 2010. The series follows local politician Mel Burke and Joe Longo, whom Mel hires to look after ...
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, not serious, sitcom
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: nanny, family relations, politician, adolescence, custody, parents and children, couples, child care, family life, fish out of water, job seeking, bankruptcy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
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