Most Popular "Economic Crisis" Titles
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1. The Big Short (2015)
R | 130 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight.
Votes: 203,276 | Gross: $70.24M
2. Hell or High Water (II) (2016)
R | 102 min | Crime, Drama
A divorced father and his ex-con older brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's ranch in West Texas.
Votes: 13,983 | Gross: $26.49M
3. Killing Them Softly (2012)
R | 97 min | Crime, Thriller
Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Votes: 112,843 | Gross: $14.94M
6. Even the Rain (2010)
Unrated | 103 min | Drama, History
As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply.
Votes: 9,967 | Gross: $0.56M
8. New Kids Turbo (2010)
84 min | Action, Comedy
Five friends from 'Maaskantje' are getting fired because of the economic crisis. They decide that they won't pay for anything anymore.
9. The Queen of Versailles (2012)
PG | 100 min | Documentary
A documentary that follows a billionaire couple as they begin construction on a mansion inspired by Versailles. During the next two years, their empire, fueled by the real estate bubble and cheap money, falters due to the economic crisis.
Votes: 10,807 | Gross: $2.40M
11. Collapse (II) (2009)
Unrated | 82 min | Documentary
A documentary on Michael Ruppert, a police officer turned independent reporter who predicted the current financial crisis in his self-published newsletter, From the Wilderness.
Votes: 5,942 | Gross: $0.05M
12. Four Horsemen (2012)
97 min | Documentary, News
The modern day Four Horsemen continue to ride roughshod over the people who can least afford it. Crises are converging when governments, religion and mainstream economists have stalled. 23 ... See full summary »
13. Boom Bust Boom (2015)
74 min | Documentary, History
Terry Jones guides us through the history and the nature of the economic boom-bust cycle and why people repeatedly ignore it to their sorrow.
15. Countdown to Looking Glass (1984 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama
Docudrama uses fictional reports of a crisis in the Middle East, which leads to a nuclear confrontation between the US and the USSR. "Looking Glass" is the code word for the Strategic Air ... See full summary »
16. Arabian Nights: Volume 2 - The Desolate One (2015)
131 min | Drama
Continuation of the Arabian Nights stories by the structure were adapted to modern life in Portugal in three innings and the third chapter "The Owners of Dixie" has three chapters.
Votes: 813 | Gross: $0.01M
17. Surviving Progress (2011)
Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary
Humanity's ascent is often measured by the speed of progress. But what if progress is actually spiraling us downwards, towards collapse? Ronald Wright, whose best-seller, A Short History Of... See full summary »
Votes: 1,550 | Gross: $0.05M
19. Arabian Nights: Volume 3 - The Enchanted One (2015)
125 min | Drama
The final trilogy of adaptation of Arabian Nights story by the structure in Portugal modern life between 2013-2014 in three chapter.
Votes: 624 | Gross: $0.00M
70 min | Documentary
Filmmaker Alex Gibney investigates the fact that the 400 richest Americans control more wealth than the 150 million people in the bottom 50 percent of the population.
23. 8: The Mormon Proposition (2010)
R | 80 min | Documentary
A scorching indictment of the Mormon Church's historic involvement in the promotion & passage of California's Proposition 8 and the Mormon religion's secretive, decades-long campaign against LGBT human rights.
Votes: 1,143 | Gross: $0.10M
Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Action, Comedy
Picking up from where the TV series left off, Saki Morimi is back in the United States, trying to find Akira Takizawa. Meanwhile, other Selecao begin to truly play the game, some taking ... See full summary »
25. Princes of the Yen (2014)
93 min | Documentary, Crime
Set in 20th Century Japan the documentary explores the role and power of Central Banks and how they can be used to change a country's economic political and social structures A documentary adaption off the book by Professor Richard Werner.
26. The Last Friday (2011)
88 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
When a forty-year-old divorced father discovers that he needs to undergo an operation, which he can not afford, within the next 4 days, he finds himself forced to deal with the life he isolated himself from for the longest time.
30. Plunder: The Crime of Our Time (2009)
100 min | Documentary
Documentarian Danny Schechter explores the financial crisis and argues that it was built on a foundation of criminal activity. To get to the bottom of it all Schechter interviews bankers, economists, and journalists.
31. Love Between the Raindrops (1980)
126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Karel Bursík (Lukás Vaculík), as a child called Kajda, recalls his childhood spent in Prague - Zizkov. His father (Vladimír Mensík), a shoe-maker, moved there his wife and three children ... See full summary »
32. Power Trip (2003)
Unrated | 86 min | Documentary
Corruption, assassination and street rioting surround the story of the award-winning film, Power Trip, which follows an American multi-national trying to solve the electricity crisis in ... See full summary »
Votes: 192 | Gross: $0.04M
38. Ady Gasy (2014)
84 min | Documentary, Adventure, History
Just for the time of a film, let's have fun reversing the roles... Let's imagine it isn't for the economists anymore to demonstrate their growth model, but for the farmers, artists, ... See full summary »
39. Vanechka (2007)
103 min | Drama, Romance
A young girl dreaming to become an actress goes through hell with an orphan baby on her hands. The whole world seems to be against her. She meets the love of her life when there is no one to stand by her.
40. Dirty Cops: Ta Batsonia: A Greek Novel About Crisis (2014 Video)
Action, Adventure, Comedy
The Complete Novel about Crisis in Greece and crime of the cops with the sense of Leonard Thimo's humor. Three cops... See full synopsis »
41. Slums: Cities of Tomorrow (2013)
81 min | Documentary, Biography, News
From the heart of the planet's slums and squats, individuals have taken over these marginalized worlds and erected cities in their own image.
42. Depth of Phil (2010)
12 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Amidst delusions of saving failed U.S. banks and car companies, an aging homeless man reconnects with a long-lost sweetheart via Facebook in this quirky tragicomedy.
43. Lidé na kre (1937)
88 min | Drama
The prevailing pitiful economic situation affects the lives of many people. Professor Václav Junek (Frantisek Smolík) gradually realizes that his idealistic notions differ considerably from... See full summary »
45. Welcome to Detroit (2010)
97 min | Documentary
Sergio Marchionne moved to Toronto at 13 from Abruzzo, Italy. Forty-five years later he's in Detroit as CEO of Fiat-Chrysler. Will he be the one to save Detroit? Welcome to Detroit opens ... See full summary »
47. Dirty Cops-Ta Batsonia No.3 (2013 Video)
20 min | Short, Action, Adventure
The third part of the Greek short film about the cops in Greece and the crime with the sense of Leonard... See full synopsis »
48. Forward 13: Waking Up the American Dream (2014)
120 min | Documentary, News
Caught in the wake of the 2008 global financial crisis, Patrick Lovell, one of 10 million people who lost their homes, finds himself asking why he and so many Americans were blindsided by ... See full summary »
49. Akujo no kisetsu (1958)
110 min | Comedy, Crime
A rich skinflint, hated by his common wife (a previous Geisha) and his nephew, tries to follow his selfish desires and keep his wealth of diamonds safe; while there are separate plots being... See full summary »