Classism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant classism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, cult film, disturbing, thought provoking and serious films and TV shows about / with classism, society, class differences, family relations, working class, social differences, politics, culture clash, high society and destiny plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
classism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as classism: The Heroic Legend of Arslan (2015), Paradise Hills (2019), Trading Places (1983), Until Money Do Us Part (2022), Like, la Leyenda (2018), Fly Me To The Saitama (2019), Zindagi Gulzar Hai (2012), Elysium (2013), Snowpiercer (2020), I Don’t Fire Myself (2020).

List of classism movies

The Heroic Legend of Arslan (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Arslan is the heir apparent of Pars, a strong nation that sits at the hear of the trade route connecting the East and the West. When the pagan nation of Lusitania begins an invasion of Pars, the timid Arslan is confronted with battle for the first ...
Style: anime, captivating, exciting, colourful, harsh ...
Plot: alternate world, save the kingdom, journey, battles, crown prince, kingdom, classism, warrior, betrayal, dream world, royal family, imaginary kingdom ...
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Paradise Hills (2019)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is sent to Paradise Hills to be reformed, only to learn that the high-class facility's beautiful facade hides a sinister secret.
Style: atmospheric, colourful, realistic, psychological, light ...
Plot: dystopic future, women, island, high society, teenage girl, classism, flowers, operation, social problems, lgbt, overweight, therapy ...
Time: future
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Trading Places (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.
Style: funny, feel good, light, humorous, thought provoking ...
Audience: adult
Plot: prostitute, stock market, fish out of water, switching roles, manipulation, beggar, social satire, wrongful arrest, wager, millionaire, class differences, investor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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Until Money Do Us Part (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Rafael Méndez is an ethical and noble man who dedicates his life to selling household items and is dating his neighbor Vicky Pardo. Alejandra Maldonado is a successful businesswoman and manager of the Ramenautos car dealership, she is engaged to ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, entertaining
Plot: rich woman poor man, classism, rich man, male female relationship, changing lives, couple relations, irony of fate, rich and poor, bonding, lifestyle change, relationships, accident ...
Place: colombia
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Like, la Leyenda (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The experiences of a group of young people interned at the Life Institute of Knowledge and Evolution (LIKE), a prestigious and cosmopolitan educational institution, with a supposedly modern and open educational system, but in reality it is deeply ...
Style: psychological, captivating, sentimental, realistic
Audience: teen drama
Plot: class differences, rich kid, love triangle, love interest, teen romance, school teacher, classism, betrayal, bullying, troubled teen, coming of age, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico
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Fly Me To The Saitama (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: People from Saitama Prefecture are persecuted and, because of this, they hide the fact that they are from there. In Tokyo, Momomi Hakuhodo (Fumi Nikaido) is a male high school student and the son of the Tokyo governor. Physically, Momomi Hakuhodo ...
Style: humorous, captivating, disturbing
Plot: discrimination, student, japanese school, class conflict, classism, revolution, class differences, high society, social activist, society, civil rights, revolutionary ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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Zindagi Gulzar Hai (2012)
Genre: Romance
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Kashaf, an average looking girl from a middle-class family, has a lot of responsibilities. She has an extremely unsatisfied life due to the financial constraints which affect her self-esteem badly. Zaroon belongs to the elite class, has every good ...
Style: social, sexy, light, touching, sincere ...
Plot: teacher, flirting, student, university, middle class, competition, struggle, classism, social problems, love, life is a bitch, discrimination ...
Place: india, pakistan
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Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, space station, distopia, future dystopia, space, class conflict, space and aliens, dystopic future, dark future, apocalypse, post apocalypse, ecological disaster ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, south africa, africa, usa
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Snowpiercer (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the remnants of humanity inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting ...
Style: apocalyptic, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspenseful, depressing ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: train, struggle for survival, post apocalypse, rebellion, apocalypse, disaster, distopia, humanity, class system, inequality, forces of nature, caste system ...
Time: future, 2020s
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I Don’t Fire Myself (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jeong-eun is dispatched to a subcontracting company. She tries to fit in, but her co-workers aren’t comfortable around her and she’s completely new to field work. Despite all that, she wants to stay on for a year and then return to headquarters, ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: worker, discrimination, social problems, working class, women's rights, coworker, co worker co worker relationship, classism, civil rights, female protagonist, workplace
Place: korea
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Charming the Hearts of Men (2021)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic drama set during the politically charged early 60s where a sophisticated woman returns to her Southern home town and discovers her options are limited yet discrimination is plentiful. With the help of a Congressional ally, she inspires ...
Style: social, captivating, entertaining
Plot: women, civil rights, women's rights, emancipation, social relations, society, social problems, civil rights movement, historical event, human rights, social issues, historical figure ...
Time: 60s
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Rookie Historian Goo Hae-Ryung (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: The story takes place at the beginning of the 19th century. Goo Hae-Ryung is a historian who tries to fight gender stereotypes as her work is often looked down on. She meets Prince Yi Rim.
Style: political, captivating, emotional, touching, entertaining ...
Plot: joseon dynasty, korean, novelist, female sexism, historian, justice, classism, social relations, sexism, discrimination, society, man-woman relation ...
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Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of ...
Style: sexy, erotic, controversial, sexual, sensual ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: obsession, impotent husband, sex, erotica, master and servant, infidelity, dysfunctional marriage, war injury, world war one, love triangle, adultery, social differences ...
Time: 80s, 1910s
Place: england, britain, france, europe
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The Riot Club (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.
Style: captivating, disturbing, satirical, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rich, violence, debauchery, student life, university, friends, social relations, spoiled brat, society, eccentricity, stereotypes, capitalism ...
Time: 80s, 18th century, year 1976, 1850s, 21st century
Place: england, oxford university, california, london, europe
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Falling Down (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: On the day of his daughter's birthday, William "D-Fens" Foster is trying to get to the home of his estranged ex-wife to see his daughter. His car breaks down, so he leaves his car in a traffic jam in Los Angeles and decides to walk. ...
Style: rough, psychological, disturbing, bleak, cerebral ...
Audience: date night, manly
Plot: rage, anger, midlife crisis, violence, obsession, urban decay, police officer, vigilante, alienation, losing-it hero, gang, revenge ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Orator (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand, Samoa
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Orator (O Le Tulafale) is a contemporary drama about courage, forgiveness and love. Small in stature and humble, Saili lives a simple life with his beloved wife and daughter in an isolated, traditional village in the islands of Samoa. Forced to ...
Style: serious, touching, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: stepdaughter, village, family relations, pregnant teenager, power struggle, mother daughter relationship, family crisis, farmer, plantation, love and romance, couple relations, redemption ...
Time: 21st century
Place: venice
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Born in Flames (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: In a future where a socialist government gains power, a group of women decides to organize and rebel.
Style: feminist film, political, experimental, indie film, biting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: feminist, lesbian, feminism, revolution, anarchism, gender, racism, police brutality, sexual harassment, socialist, radical, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Bulgarian Lovers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A straight-laced Spanish man falls in love with a young foreigner.
Style: semi serious, sexy, humorous, atmospheric, erotic ...
Plot: gay, male nudity, gay husband, infidelity, love affair, gay lead character, dangerous attraction, lgbt, gays and lesbians, wedding, love triangle, sex ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, europe, berlin germany, eastern europe, cuba ...
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The Ragman's Daughter (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on the Alan Sillitoe short story. Tony, a worker at a cheese factory, is also a petty thief. He moves from robbery after robbery until he meets Doris, the daughter of the local ragman. Slowly, he falls in love with her and must decide whether ...
Plot: girl horse relationship, motorcycle, classism, petty theft, young lovers, police, thief, slice of life, female nudity, horse riding
Place: london
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Another Period (2013)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Set at the turn of the century, “Another Period” follows the misadventures of the Bellacourts, Newport, RI’s first family, who have absolutely nothing to offer to the world, but who have so much money it doesn’t matter. The series focuses on ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, satirical, entertaining ...
Plot: satire, high society, racism, family relations, sexism, youth, family life, family problems, rich and poor, social satire, sisters, rich woman ...
Time: 20th century, edwardian era
Place: usa
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Happy End (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Austria, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A middle-class family living in Calais deal with a series of setbacks while paying little attention to the grim conditions in the refugee camps within a few miles of their home.
Style: art house, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: infidelity, divorce, emptiness, boredom, depression, hairdresser, family relations, accident, father daughter relationship, millionaire, mother daughter relationship, liar ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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The Princess Academy (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia, France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cindy Cathcart is a student out of place at an exclusive Swiss finishing school, Von Pupsin Academy. A poor orphan, Cindy is attending on a scholarship, and is resented by her snobby peers as well as Fraulein Stinkenschmidt. She soon finds allies: ...
Style: sex comedy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, low brow humor ...
Plot: sex doll, female teacher, college life, bank, college, social differences, school, teenage life, love and romance, coming of age, youth, orphan ...
Time: 80s
Place: switzerland, europe
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Neon City (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: "Mad Max" clone set in the not-too-distant future about a group of people trying to escape to a safe haven called Neon City after a solar disaster that has decimated the Earth.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, chaos, society, scientist, mutant, bounty hunter, utopia, cyberpunk, distopia, prostitute ...
Time: future, 21st century
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They All Must Die! (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three black street thugs sexually assault and torture a white woman who moves into their neighborhood.
Style: controversial, disturbing, surprise ending, cult film, banned
Plot: rape, home invasion, rape and revenge, controversy, sex, drugs, brutality, exploitation, woman in danger, suspense, nypd, classism ...
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The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Tunisia, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death, he can't come out to his mother, and his childhood anxieties have resurfaced. But all of Malik's problems ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: gay love, gay, coming out, gays and lesbians, lgbt, love and romance, gay sex, homecoming, couples, gender, arab, gay slur ...
Time: 21st century
Place: africa, tunisia, france, paris france, mediterranean sea
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Porcile (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two dramatic stories. In an undetermined past, a young cannibal (who killed his own father) is condemned to be torn to pieces by some wild beasts. In the second story, Julian, the young son of a post-war German industrialist, is on the way to lie ...
Style: controversial, disturbing, experimental, art film, erotic ...
Plot: zoophilia, cannibal, cannibalism, social decay, female nudity, surrealism, death, murder, exploitation, sex crime, porn, mythology ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, post world war two, middle ages
Place: germany, europe
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Little Lord Fauntleroy (1980)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young Cedric (Ceddie) Errol and his widowed mother (known only as "Dearest") live in genteel poverty in 1880s Brooklyn after the death of his father. Cedric's grandfather, the Earl of Dorincourt, has long ago disowned his son for ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: kids
Plot: rich and poor, christmas, childhood, parent child relationship, grandparent grandchild relationship, family relations, lord, power relations, rise to the top, human nature, misfit, society ...
Place: england, europe, usa
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For Queen & Country (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A retired British soldier struggles to adjust to everyday life, with increasing difficulty.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: soldier, falklands war, black man, interracial relations, racism, fighting the system, leadership, military, buddies, hopes, rebellion, human spirit ...
Time: 80s, year 1979, year 1982
Place: london, england, europe, ireland
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The Edukators (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home.
Style: thought provoking, political, psychological, philosophical, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: rebelliousness, rebellion, debt, rebel, politics, boyfriend, friends, kidnapping, revolution, vandalism, fighting the system, twists and turns ...
Time: year 1968, year 2004, 2000s, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, barcelona
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Dutch (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: To get to know his girlfriend's son, a man volunteers to pick him up from a prep school....only to learn that her son's not the nicest kid.
Style: light, road movie, entertaining, funny, feel good ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, family outing
Plot: road trip, prank, thanksgiving, mischievous children, holiday, culture clash, foe turned friend, working class, unlikely friendships, reluctant partners, partners, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: london, usa, australia, chicago illinois
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