Movies about businessmen

Movies about businessmen
List of the best movies about business and entrepreneurs, founders of companies selected by visitors to our site: The Wolf of Wall Street, Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?, The Big Short, Limitless, A Family Man, The Wedding Ringer, Tycoon, New in Town, Boiler Room, Pirates of Silicon Valley.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Country
Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration03:00
CharactersScammers, Rich, Millionaires, Businessmen
PlotLove, On real events, Robbery, Money, Success
PlaceUSA, Wall Street, New York
StyleBeautiful, Fascinating, Smart, Black humor, For a group of friends

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.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genremelodrama
CountryIndia

Khushi and Arnav have diametrically opposite ideologies. If Khushi believes in means, Arnav believes only in ends. Khushi's relationships are the most important to her, whereas Arnav believes all people come with a price and can be manipulated for one's benefit.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, drama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Money, Success, Stock Exchange
PlaceUSA, Wall Street
StyleInteresting, Action, Smart, Tense, Intellectual

The men who made millions from a global economic meltdown.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA, Mexico
Duration01:45
CharactersGangsters, Geniuses, Writers, Millionaires, Businessmen
PlotSuperpowers, Money, Experiments, Success
PlaceUSA, New York
StylePsychological problems, Philosophical, Fascinating, Deep Meaning, Smart

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 shadowy forces that threaten his new life in this darkly comic and provocative film.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:02
CharactersHunters, Fathers, Businessmen
PlotDeath
PlaceWall Street
StyleTo cry, Fascinating

Dane Jensen is a driven, Chicago-based headhunter, working at a cut-throat job placement firm. When Dane's boss announces his retirement, he pits Dane against Lynn Vogel, Dane's equally driven but polar-opposite rival at the firm, in a battle for control over the company.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:31
CharactersDogs, Blonde girls, Friends, Losers, Businessmen
PlotLove, Dancing, Relationship, Wedding, Bachelor party
PlaceAircraft, Party, USA

Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company that provides flattering best men for socially challenged guys in need. What ensues is a hilarious wedding charade as they try to pull off the big con, and an unexpected budding bromance between Doug and his fake best man Jimmy.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, crime
CountryRussia, France, Germany
Duration02:08
CharactersGangsters
PlotFriendship, Political
PlaceRussia
StyleSmart, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

During the Gorbachev years, Platon Makovski and his four buddies are university students who jump on the private capitalism movement. Fast-forward 20 years, Platon finds himself the richest man in Russia, having sacrificed his friends to get to the top. But with this cynical rise, comes a brutal fall.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:37
CharactersLosers, Businessmen
PlotLove, Success, Justice
PlaceSmall cities
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Cute, Uplifting

Lucy Hill is an ambitious up-and-coming executive living in Miami. She loves her shoes, she loves her cars and she loves climbing the corporate ladder. When she is offered a temporary assignment – in the middle of nowhere – to restructure a manufacturing plant, she jumps at the opportunity, knowing that a big promotion is close at hand. What begins as a straight-forward assignment becomes a life-changing experience as Lucy discovers greater meaning in her life and, most unexpectedly, the man of her dreams.

Markimdb: 7
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotPoker, Money, Success
PlaceOffice, Wall Street, New York
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Heavy, Smart

A college dropout gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm, which puts him on the fast track to success, but the job might not be as legitimate as it sounds.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersHackers, Programmers, Geniuses, Rich, Inventors
PlotOn real events, Success, Computers, Rivalry
PlaceCollege
StyleAction, Soulful, Smart, Serious

This film is the semi-humorous documentary about the men who made the world of technology what it is today, their struggles during college, the founding of their companies, and the ingenious actions they took to build up the global corporate empires of Apple Computer Inc. and Microsoft Corporation.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, drama, short
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersMillionaires, Businessmen
PlotOn real events, Money, Success, Debts, Stock Exchange
PlaceWall Street, New York
StyleFascinating, Smart, Serious

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.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
CharactersLawyers, Friends, Businessmen
PlotMoney, Friendship, Success
PlaceWall Street, New York
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Heavy, Smart

A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider whom takes the youth under his wing.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama
CountryRussia, USA
Duration02:00
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotPolitical, Success, Conspiracies, Sects
PlaceRussia
StyleTwisted plot, Smart, Fancy, Makes me think

A chronicle of Russia's transition from communism to capitalism.

Markimdb: 8
Genredocumentary
CountryCanada
Duration02:25
CharactersSpy, Businessmen, Presidential
PlotOn real events, Political, Betrayal, Success, Cheating
StyleSoulful, Smart, Makes me think, Intellectual, Serious

Since the late 18th century American legal decision that the business corporation organizational model is legally a person, it has become a dominant economic, political and social force around the globe. This film takes an in-depth psychological examination of the organization model through various case studies. What the study illustrates is that in the its behaviour, this type of "person" typically acts like a dangerously destructive psychopath without conscience. Furthermore, we see the profound threat this psychopath has for our world and our future, but also how the people with courage, intelligence and determination can do to stop it.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
CharactersGirlfriends, Rich, Friends
PlotMoney, Luck
StyleWomens in main roles

Two female friends with very different ideals decide to start a beauty company together. One is more practical, while the other wants to earn her fortune and live a lavish lifestyle.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersScammers, Millionaires, Brokers, Poor
PlotMoney, Experiments
TimeWinter

A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genremelodrama, drama, history
CountryCzech Republic, France, USA
Duration01:49
CharactersStrong women, Businessmen, Sheriffs
PlotObsession, Loneliness, Success, Jealousy, Fate
PlaceMountains
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

North Carolina mountains at the end of the 1920s – George and Serena Pemberton, love-struck newly-weds, begin to build a timber empire. Serena soon proves herself to be equal to any man: overseeing loggers, hunting rattle-snakes, even saving a man’s life in the wilderness. With power and influence now in their hands, the Pembertons refuse to let anyone stand in the way of their inflated love and ambitions. However, once Serena discovers George’s hidden past and faces an unchangeable fate of her own, the Pemberton’s passionate marriage begins to unravel leading toward a dramatic reckoning.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama
CountryRussia
Duration01:45
StyleBy books

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.

Markimdb: 6
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA, Luxembourg
Duration02:02
CharactersProgrammers, Geniuses, Inventors, Businessmen
PlotOn real events, Travel, Success, Computers, Rivalry
StyleFascinating, Serious

The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, biography
CountryThailand
Duration02:11
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotOn real events, Success, Dreams
PlaceSchool
StyleInspirational, Fascinating, For men

The Billionaire tells the story of Aitthipat Kulapongvanich and how he, at the age of nineteen, dropped out from university to launch a packaged fried seaweed business that is now Taokaenoi Food & Marketing and became one of Thailand's youngest (baht) billionaires

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:39
CharactersWriters, Womanizers, Businessmen
PlotSuccess
PlaceJungle, France, Office
StyleSmart, Psychedelic

Octave is the master of the universe. Octave exercises the profession of copywriter. Today he decides what you will want tomorrow. For him, “man is a product like everything else.” Octave works for the world’s largest advertising agency, Ross & Witchcraft, nicknamed “The Ross.”

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:29
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotSuccess, Rivalry
PlaceCalifornia
StyleLight

Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he’s asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew descend on the town of Temecula like a pack of coyotes on a basket full of burgers.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryFrance, USA, Germany
Duration01:32
CharactersMafia, Special Forces, Heroes, Tough guys
PlotRacing, Revenge, Cars, The escape, Chase
PlaceFrance
StyleSerious

Former Special Forces officer, Frank Martin will deliver anything to anyone for the right price, and his no-questions-asked policy puts him in high demand. But when he realizes his latest cargo is alive, it sets in motion a dangerous chain of events. The bound and gagged Lai is being smuggled to France by a shady American businessman, and Frank works to save her as his own illegal activities are uncovered by a French detective.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
CharactersAlcoholics, Businessmen, Priests
PlotMoney, Obsession, Success, Oil, Rivalry
PlaceCalifornia, Small cities
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Smart, Epic, Intellectual

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. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainviews motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA, Greece
Duration02:38
CharactersRich, Businessmen
PlotOn real events, Success
StyleInspirational

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 potential. He maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:32
CharactersJournalists, Businessmen, Reporters
PlotPolitical, Success
StyleSoulful, Smart

Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on snuffing out cigarettes, Nick's powers of "filtering the truth" will be put to the test.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:16
CharactersScammers, Rich, Businessmen, Billionaires
PlotOn real events, Money, Friendship, Cheating
PlaceParty, USA, Wall Street, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Makes me think

Led by their fellow preppie friend Joe Hunt, a group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establish a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada, Belgium
CharactersScammers, Friends, Brothers, Businessmen, Parents
PlotLove, On real events, Passion, Relationship, Money
PlaceCourt, USA, New York
StylePsychological problems, To cry, Heavy

A pair of high-frequency traders go up against their old boss in an effort to make millions in a fiber-optic cable deal.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, sport
CountryUSA
Duration02:19
CharactersBusinessmen, Sisters
PlotFriendship, Success, Rivalry
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Touching

Jerry Maguire used to be a typical sports agent: willing to do just about anything he could to get the biggest possible contracts for his clients, plus a nice commission for himself. Then, one day, he suddenly has second thoughts about what he's really doing. When he voices these doubts, he ends up losing his job and all of his clients, save Rod Tidwell, an egomaniacal football player.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersStrong women, Blonde girls, Family, Inventors, Fathers
PlotOn real events, Relationship, Friendship, Loneliness, Death
PlaceParty, USA, New York
TimeNew Year
StyleTo cry, Inspirational, Smart, Serious

A story based on the life of a struggling Long Island single mom who became one of the country's most successful entrepreneurs.





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