Manager movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant manager movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, serious, feel good, clever and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with manager, ambition, mentor, storytelling, dialogue, brutality, life philosophy, friendship, runaway and rivalry plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, South Korea and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as manager: Dreamgirls (2006), Moneyball (2011), Be Somebody (2016), Dead Frequency (2010), Mr Selfridge (2013), Badass Showdown (2013), Arbitrage (2012), The Halcyon (2017), The Bronx Is Burning (2007), Outsourced (2006).

List of manager movies

 6.5
 73K
Dreamgirls (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Three young women – Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson – dream of becoming pop stars and they get their wish when they're chosen to be backup singers for the legendary James 'Thunder' Early.
Style: emotional, sentimental, lyrical, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: performer's life, african american, showbiz, singer, manager, fame, backstage, lifestyle, musician, ambition, desire for fame, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: detroit, los angeles, usa, michigan, new york ...
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 7.6
 410K
Moneyball (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The story of Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to put together a baseball team on a budget, by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players.
Style: captivating, inspirational, realistic, feel good, serious ...
Plot: rise to the top, success, underdog, mathematics, sport, strategy, baseball, manager, statistics, ambition, teamwork, team ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, oakland california, boston, new jersey
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 5.6
 4K
Be Somebody (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pop superstar Jordan Jaye has a big dream - he just wants to live like a regular teenager. When he's chased down by some excited female fans, he finds a perfect hideout and a reluctant new friend from a small town, high-school art student, ...
Style: romantic, light, sweet, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: teenage boy, teenage girl, celebrity, teenager, love and romance, manager, pop star, life turned upside down, mother son relationship, fanaticism, incognito, teen romance ...
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 3.9
 125
Dead Frequency (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Night radio host Sam is in love with Emily. Afraid of showing his feelings he rejects her advances - to a point. Plagued by alcohol addiction and depression, he also has a less worldly problem: He (and the others) are vampires who are keen to hide ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, twists and turns, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: manager, vampire, radio, hopes, layoff, clan, night, unrequited love, love triangle, darkness, depression, agent ...
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 7.7
 16K
Mr Selfridge (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Mr. Selfridge recounts the real life story of the flamboyant and visionary American founder of Selfridge's, London's lavish department store. Set in 1909 London, when women were reveling in a new sense of freedom and modernity, it follows ...
Style: stylized, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: businessman, rise to the top, high society, visionary, ambitious, success, materialism, lifestyle, workplace, ambition, boss, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, london
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Badass Showdown (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Uber MMA fighter manager Ivy Reed (B-movie action star of the '80s and '90s Cynthia Rothrock) is unique as a woman in a male-dominated field, using a special formula to find her champion fighters. Though her trainer Jimmy doesn't see ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, rough ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, martial arts, fight, wrestler, coach, gym, manager, ambition, athlete's life, rivalry, heroes, gay subtext ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.6
 52K
Arbitrage (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A troubled hedge fund magnate, desperate to complete the sale of his trading empire, makes an error that forces him to turn to an unlikely person for help.
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, realistic ...
Plot: corporate crimes, police investigation, infidelity, manager, moral dilemma, corporate world, downfall, billionaire, boss, corporate crime, lawyers and clients, mistress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california
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Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: As the global economy teeters on the brink of disaster, a young Wall Street trader partners with disgraced former Wall Street corporate raider Gordon Gekko on a two tiered mission: To alert the financial community to the coming doom, and to find out ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: corporate crimes, wall street, stock broker, rivalry, corporate world, betrayal, ambition, stock market crash, speculation, finance, vengeance, corporate crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 2001, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, tower bridge london, zurich switzerland, london ...
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 7.4
 3K
The Halcyon (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a bustling and glamorous five star hotel at the centre of London society and a world at war.
Style: disturbing, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, psychological
Plot: hotel, world war two, aristocracy, manager, wartime, society, chef, hotel manager, bellhop, maid, chambermaid, gay ...
Time: 1940s
Place: england, london
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The Bronx Is Burning (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Bronx Is Burning is a television drama that debuted on ESPN on July 9, 2007, after the 2007 MLB Home Run Derby. It is an eight-episode mini-series adapted from Jonathan Mahler's best-selling book, Ladies and Gentlemen, The Bronx Is Burning. ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, humorous, clever ...
Plot: baseball, major league, contests and competitions, ambition, sport, rising to stardom, athlete's life, championship, self involved, coach, manager, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, new york yankees
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 7.0
 12K
Outsourced (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his entire department is outsourced, an American novelty products salesman heads to India to train his replacement.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: call center, boss, workplace, self discovery, office, human nature, fish out of water, arts and culture, culture clash, manager, corporate world, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, seattle, bombay india, san francisco
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 7.3
 10K
Talk to Me (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Washington D.C. radio personality Ralph "Petey" Greene, an ex-con who became a popular talk show host and community activist in the 1960s.
Style: realistic, sincere, inspirational, emotional, touching ...
Plot: radio, ex convict, protest, civil rights, african american, society, media, manager, ambition, friendship, funeral, convict ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., new york, usa, los angeles, california
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King of the Hill (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Texas, this animated series follows the life of propane salesman Hank Hill, who lives with his overly confident substitute Spanish teacher wife Peggy, wannabe comedian son Bobby, and naive niece Luanne. Hank has conservative views about God, ...
Style: adult animation, witty, sitcom, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, small town, ordinary person, youth, family life, teenage life, suburban life, overbearing parent, couples, manhood, patriotism, manager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
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The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about an inept American placed in charge of sales at his company's London branch. He has no experience with British culture, knows nothing about sales, and has only one employee, Dave. Each episode begins with a scene of Margaret ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: farce, fish out of water, nothing goes right, disorder, office, workplace, manager, workplace situations, salesman, misfit, boss and employee, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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Hotel Babylon (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hotel Babylon is a British television drama series based on the book of the same name by Imogen Edwards-Jones, that aired from 19 January 2006 to 14 August 2009, produced by independent production company Carnival Films for BBC One. The show ...
Style: witty, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: hotel, concierge, guest, vacation, sexual tension, boss, ambitious, workplace, manager, lifestyle, uptight character, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london
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 7.2
 4K
Elvis (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 173 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the life of Elvis Presley (Rhys Meyers), from his humble beginnings to his rise to international stardom.
Style: realistic, captivating, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Plot: singer, ambition, rise and fall, desire for fame, musician's life, showbiz, lifestyle, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, folk hero, comeback ...
Time: 50s, 60s
Place: usa, beverly hills, memphis
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 7.7
 874
The Rebels (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Julie is in over her head when her husband suddenly dies leaving her as sole owner of a pro-football team.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic, feel good ...
Plot: football, fish out of water, parents and children, single parent, sport team, manager, family relations, loss of spouse, sport, owner, major league, millionaire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.
Style: parody, humorous, cynical, surreal, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dog, journalist, journalism, media satire, jealousy, friendship, rivalry, media, satire, boss, tv show, producer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1979, year 1980, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, california, manhattan new york city, san diego california
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Divorce Lawyer in Love (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Ko Cheok-Hee worked as a lawyer and she would do anything to win her case. So Jung-Woo was her office manager. He pointed out any mistake made by Ko Cheok-Hee which irked her. Their relationship was rocky at best. Now, they meet again at a law firm, ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, light, captivating
Plot: divorce lawyer, manager, law firm, relationship vs career, love and romance, relationships, love affair, new job, love story, male female relationship, romantic rivalry
Place: korea
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The Night Manager (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 358 min.
TV show
Story: Former British soldier Jonathan Pine navigates the shadowy recesses of Whitehall and Washington where an unholy alliance operates between the intelligence community and the secret arms trade. To infiltrate the inner circle of lethal arms dealer ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, arms dealer, spy, undercover, working undercover, hotel, secret service, crimes, arms dealing, mind game, murder, corruption ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london, cairo egypt, spain, england ...
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 6.3
 4K
Soulless (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's a story of 29-year-old top-manager Max who is really sure he is absolutely successful. All his life is around earning and spending money. But one day he meet a girl who is from another, real, world. And his own world starts to crash down.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, emotional, uplifting ...
Plot: fall in love, materialism, social differences, self discovery, love and romance, banker, beefcake, youth, opposites attract, bittersweet, high society, manager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, moscow russia, st. petersburg russia
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 8.4
 765
Stove League (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Se Young is the youngest head of the management team of Dreams, a cellar-dwelling baseball team. She's highly recognized for her perseverance and intense passion for the team. One day, Seung Su is appointed as a general manager. Although ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, realistic, clever, witty ...
Plot: sport team, baseball, korean, backstage, teamwork, manager, target, sport, passion, determination, success, rise to the top ...
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 6.9
 839
Those Who Work (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Frank, a man of action who worked his way up all by himself, dedicates his life to work. No matter the place or the circumstances, be it day or night, he’s on the phone, handling the cargo ships he charters for major companies. But when he has to ...
Style: psychological, realistic, captivating, sentimental
Plot: loss of job, father daughter relationship, family relations, manager, waking up, workaholic, greed, self discovery, frustration, depression, job, immigrants ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: switzerland, geneva switzerland
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 6.4
 1K
Corporate (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emilie is a bright young workaholic manager in Human Ressources, working for a huge French agro-food company. Ambitious and dedicated to her job, she is a good soldier, ready to put ruthless methods of management into practice to meet the ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: manager, guilt, suicide, corporation, psychological trauma, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, adaptation, rivalry, disorder, life philosophy, society ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: paris france
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Mike Bassett: Manager (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mike Bassett: Manager is a British TV comedy series, which began transmitting from 29 September 2005 on ITV. It is a follow-up to the film Mike Bassett: England Manager, and stars Ricky Tomlinson in the title role, Steve Edge as his assistant, and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: soccer, sport team, ambition, sport, contests and competitions, rivalry, athlete and trainer, manager, hypnosis, friends, underdog, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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 5.9
 77K
Rock of Ages (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A small town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip, while pursuing their Hollywood dreams.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, sexy, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: rock, rock star, ambition, fall in love, waiter, young love, musician's life, follow your dream, love and romance, young lovers, hopes, showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Air I Breathe (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A drama based on an ancient Chinese proverb that breaks life down into four emotional cornerstones: happiness, pleasure, sorrow and love. A businessman bets his life on a horse race; a gangster sees the future; a pop star (Gellar) falls prey to a ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, non-linear ...
Plot: gangsters, gambling, destiny, crimes, dishonesty, supernatural ability, doctors and patients, hitman, power relations, horse race, henchman, manager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, intense, tense, realistic ...
Plot: greed, office, real estate agent, corporate world, ambition, rivalry, manipulation, career, reward, layoff, workplace intrigue, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, florida, chicago illinois, arizona ...
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 7.6
 86K
La Vie en Rose (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A swirling, impressionistic portrait of an artist who regretted nothing, writer-director Olivier Dahan's La Vie en Rose stars Marion Cotillard in a blazing performance as the legendary French icon Edith Piaf. From the mean streets of the ...
Style: touching, gloomy, atmospheric, disturbing, biting ...
Plot: singer, french, musician's life, music, loss of child, rising to stardom, fame, poverty, death, life is a bitch, lifestyle, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 50s, 60s, year 1935 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, manhattan new york city, normandy ...
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Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isn't prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggie's determined to go pro and to convince Dunn and his cohort to help her.
Style: emotional, bleak, sad, rough, bad ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: underdog, determination, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, female boxer, human spirit, sport, boxing, follow your dream, suffering, ambition, mentor protege relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, las vegas, missouri, california ...
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