Most Popular "Manufacturer" Titles
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1. Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
G | 100 min | Family, Fantasy, Musical
Charlie receives a golden ticket to a factory, his sweet tooth wants going into the lushing candy, it turns out there's an adventure in everything.
2. Dead Man (1995)
R | 121 min | Drama, Fantasy, Western
On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange North American man named Nobody who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world.
Votes: 75,253 | Gross: $1.07M
3. Kinky Boots (2005)
PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
A drag queen comes to the rescue of a man who, after inheriting his father's shoe factory, needs to diversify his product if he wants to keep the business afloat.
Votes: 14,581 | Gross: $1.82M
4. Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine (1965)
Approved | 88 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi
Dr. Goldfoot has invented an army of bikini-clad robots who are programmed to seek out wealthy men and charm them into signing over their assets. Craig Gamble and Todd Armstrong set out to foil the fiendish plot.
5. Toys (1992)
PG-13 | 118 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
When a military general inherits a toy making company and begins making war toys, his employees band together to stop him before he ruins the name of Zevo Toys forever.
Votes: 27,237 | Gross: $21.45M
6. Jamón, Jamón (1992)
Unrated | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Jose Luis is an executive at his parents underwear factory where his girlfriend Sylvia works on the shop floor. When Sylvia falls pregnant, Jose Luis promises her that he will marry her, ... See full summary »
Votes: 9,815 | Gross: $0.94M
7. Hardcore (1979)
R | 109 min | Drama, Thriller
A conservative Midwest businessman ventures into the sordid underworld of pornography in California to look for his runaway teenage daughter who is making porno films in California's porno pits.
9. Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988)
PG | 110 min | Biography, Drama
The story of Preston Tucker, the maverick car designer and his ill-fated challenge to the auto industry with his revolutionary car concept.
Votes: 12,178 | Gross: $19.65M
12. Class Action (1991)
R | 110 min | Drama, Thriller
Jed Ward is an attorney who specializes in whistle blower, David vs. Goliath, type cases. He finds a client who is suing an auto company over a safety problem that has had a severe effect ... See full summary »
Votes: 5,340 | Gross: $24.28M
13. Potiche (2010)
R | 103 min | Comedy
When her husband is taken hostage by his striking employees, a trophy wife (Deneuve) takes the reins of the family business and proves to be a remarkably effective leader. Business and ... See full summary »
Votes: 8,670 | Gross: $1.62M
14. Oci ciornie (1987)
117 min | Comedy, Romance, Drama
Aboard a ship early in the 20th-century, a middle-aged Italian tells his story of love to a Russian. In a series of flashbacks filmed almost entirely in creams, whites, and ochers, the ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,359 | Gross: $2.20M
16. Aaltra (2004)
92 min | Comedy, Drama
In this pitch black comedy the rivalry between two neighbors escalates into an all out war. True a maintenance error on a tractor they both end up, paralyzed, in a wheelchair. It seems they... See full summary »
17. Major Barbara (1941)
Approved | 121 min | Comedy
A young and idealistic woman, who has adopted the Salvation Army and whose father is an armament industrialist, will save more souls directing her father's business. A comedy with social commentary.
18. The Working Man (1933)
Passed | 78 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Successful wealthy shoe manufacturer John Reeves takes a vacation, leaving his business in the hands of his nephew. While on vacation Reeves runs into his rival's heirs, who are living it ... See full summary »
22. Traveling Saleslady (1935)
Approved | 63 min | Comedy, Romance
Angela Twitchell is the daughter of a tooth-paste manufacturer, Rufus K. Twitchell, who has monopolized the business for many years that he has grown conservative, and his rivals have begin... See full summary »
24. Pao Da Shuang Deng (1994)
R | 111 min | Drama, Romance
A woman inherits her father's fireworks factory, as he had no son. The business does well and everything works in an orderly fashion until one day, an itinerant painter is hired to decorate... See full summary »
Votes: 434 | Gross: $0.27M
25. Party Girl (1930)
Passed | 67 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
Jay Rountree, son of a wealthy manufacturer and young, rising businessman, gets caught up in a web involving an escort service or 'party girls.' While eluding the wily Diana Holster, the ... See full summary »
27. We Go Fast (1941)
Passed | 64 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Two cops (Curtis, Deforest) flirt with highway restaurant waitress (Bari) who falls for Oriental businessman (Mohr) who turns out to be a crook.
30. Traumprinz in Farbe (2003 TV Movie)
92 min | Comedy
Pretty blond Clara Arnold works for a newspaper in picturesque Lüneburg, just outside Hamburg in northern Germany. Being single, she firmly believes that some day she will meet the man of ... See full summary »
31. Big Hearted Herbert (1934)
Approved | 59 min | Comedy
An ex-plumber finds major success as a manufacturer, but while he now has increased wealth with which to provide for his family, his new high-class social life provides him no time with them.
33. Fools in the Dark (1924)
Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Percy Schwartz is the son of a rich trash-can manufacturer but forgoes joining the company business in order to write thriller movie stories about bigger-than-life heroes, which he also ... See full summary »
37. Majoor Barbara (1964 TV Movie)
105 min | Comedy
Arms manufacturer Andrew Undershaft visits his estranged family, looking for an heir. According to family tradition, he wants to disavow his only son and give over the reigns to a foundling... See full summary »
38. The Art & Artisans of Southern Furniture (1997 Video)
This video tells the story of how Colonial Williamsburg's curators, conservators, archaeologists, and historic tradespeople pooled their expertise to reveal the merits of early Southern ... See full summary »
39. Trifles That Win Wars (1943)
Passed | 11 min | Short
Part of MGM's John Nesbitt's Passing Parade series, this 1943 entry looks at how three inventions are making a major contribution to the U.S. war effort. The first is the invention of ... See full summary »
40. De-Light: Making an Electric Light Bulb (1920)
Not Rated | 12 min | Documentary, Short
Details making an early electric bulb in a factory.
Approved | 9 min | Short, News
This edition takes a look at Billy Arthur, the world's tiniest editor, who edits "News and Views"; the building of exact replicas of famous battle ships; a sixteen-year-old boy who designs ... See full summary »
42. Mechanix Illustrated Series 2, No. 3 (1939)
Approved | 10 min | Documentary, Short, History
This third entry of the 1940-41 production season deals with a new chemical substance which can be manufactured to take the place of silk in clothes. A third segment deals with election ... See full summary »
43. Unusual Occupations (II) (1943)
Approved | 10 min | Documentary, Short, War
This series entry has five feature stories. In Mountainair, New Mexico, juniper trees grow in large numbers. 'Pop' Schaeffer prunes the trees on his property and sculpts the oddly shaped ... See full summary »
Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode dated 5 July 1954
Lesueur and Burdett interview Harold C. McClellan, president of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). Topics include McClellan's analysis of the U.S. economy, NAM's position on ... See full summary »
How to Make It in America (2010– )
I'm Sorry, Who's Yosi?
29 min | Comedy, Drama
With 55,000 sweatshirts to deliver to Gadzooks, Nancy introduces Ben and Cam to Yosi, her husband, who's a manufacturer. Cam has qualms about the propriety of having their business manager ... See full summary »
Maigret (1992– )
Maigret's Boyhood Friend
51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Leon Florentin, an old school acquaintance of Maigret, asks the detective for help when his mistress is found shot to death.
Not Rated | 51 min | Action, Crime, Mystery
When a clothing manufacturer is accused of arson and murder, his daughter hires Cannon to find who actually did the deed and to exonerate her father.