Most Popular "Profit" Titles
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1. Boiler Room (2000)
R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A college dropout, attempting to win back his father's high standards he 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 once appeared to be.
Votes: 43,016 | Gross: $16.94M
2. Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)
R | 98 min | Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
A worldwide epidemic encourages a biotech company to launch an organ-financing program similar in nature to a standard car loan. The repossession clause is a killer, however.
Votes: 21,063 | Gross: $0.14M
3. Thief (1981)
R | 122 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Becoming closer to his dream of leading a normal life, a professional safecracker agrees to do a job for the mafia, who have other plans for him.
Votes: 17,663 | Gross: $4.30M
4. Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret (2014)
85 min | Documentary
Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability.
5. Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)
R | 127 min | Documentary, Crime, News
An examination of the social costs of corporate interests pursuing profits at the expense of the public good.
Votes: 36,891 | Gross: $14.36M
6. I Got the Hook Up (1998)
R | 93 min | Comedy
Two small time scam artists, Black and Blue, sell boom boxes and broken TVs from their van at the parking lot. When, by mistake, a shipment of cellular phones gets to them, it doesn't take long before FBI and gangsters are after them.
Votes: 1,785 | Gross: $10.31M
7. Rogue Trader (1999)
R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, History
The story of Nick Leeson, an ambitious investment broker who singlehandedly bankrupted one of the oldest and most important banks in Britain.
8. Guru (2007)
166 min | Biography, Drama, Musical
A villager, Gurukant Desai, arrives in Bombay 1958, and rises from its streets to become the GURU, the biggest tycoon in Indian history.
Votes: 16,659 | Gross: $2.09M
10. Salvage Hunters (2011– )
Meet modern-day treasure hunter Drew Pritchard. With demanding customers, high turnover, and one of the biggest decorative salvage yards in the UK, Drew is constantly on the road, ... See full summary »
15. Children of Darkness (1983)
57 min | Documentary
A significant number of American children and teenagers - from all social backgrounds - suffer from mental disorders, schizophrenia, autism and emotional problems, leading them to isolation... See full summary »
16. Hardcore Pawn: Chicago (2013– )
30 min | Reality-TV
One of the city's largest and oldest establishments in the pawn and gold-buying business, Royal Pawn Shop is owned by Randy and Wayne Cohen, two brothers who don't always see eye to eye, ... See full summary »
18. The Yes Men Fix the World (2009)
87 min | Documentary, Comedy
Troublemaking duo Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno, posing as their industrious alter-egos, expose the people profiting from Hurricane Katrina, the faces behind the environmental disaster in Bhopal, and other shocking events.
Votes: 4,703 | Gross: $0.19M
19. The Hell with Heroes (1968)
Approved | 102 min | Drama
In 1946 North Africa, two former US Air Force pilots are forced to work for an international smuggler to get money needed for their return to civilian life after fighting in World War II.
20. Isle of Flowers (1989)
13 min | Documentary, Short
The ironic, heartbreaking and acid "saga" of a spoiled tomato: from the plantation of a "Nisei" (Brazilian with Japanese origins); to a supermarket; to a consumer's kitchen to become sauce ... See full summary »
22. Ayn Rand & the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged (2011)
Unrated | 87 min | Documentary
'Ayn Rand & the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged is a feature length documentary film that examines the resurging interest in Ayn Rand's epic and controversial 1957 novel and the validity of its dire prediction for America.
23. Baby for Sale (2004 TV Movie)
89 min | Drama
A couple discover that the baby girl they're trying to adopt is being auctioned off to the highest bidder. The couple become part of a sting operation to bust the baby-selling ring.
25. The E-Waste Tragedy (2014)
86 min | Documentary
The illegal recycling of electronics is a toxic business on a global scale. This documentary seeks for answers as three-quarters of the waste keeps mysteriously disappearing from the recycling system.
26. Keep Walking (1983)
171 min | Drama, History
The assuming of responsibility by individuals, the use of science for man and not against him, the duty of truth to increase the stature of people, all together: these are the important ... See full summary »
28. Happiness C.O.D. (1935)
Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Romance
A young man, hard-pressed to pay off his mortgage and support his family, decides that he'll get money any way he can--honestly or otherwise.
29. Why Play Leapfrog? (1950)
10 min | Animation, Short
Joe, who works at a doll factory, gets an economics lesson explaining why a doll that has only ten cents worth of materials costs two dollars at the toy shop.
31. L'aventurier (1934)
92 min | Drama
Étienne Ranson is the black sheep of his family. Having made his fortune in Tunisia, he returns to France and receives a cool reception from his uncle, Achille Guéroy, the owner of a glove ... See full summary »
32. Huset (2004–2005)
Four couples each get 300,000 Danish kroners (approx. 50,000 US dollars) to improve on four apartments. The money is to be spend on materials, purchasing interiors, hiring constructors, ... See full summary »
34. Kiss My Snake (2007 Video)
74 min | Documentary, Sport
This is the story of a little village in Thailand with a very dangerous tradition. In this strange little village, the world's most dangerous serpent, the King Cobra, has become both a pet ... See full summary »
Director: Tom Tavee
35. Trafic d'art: Le grand marchandage (2016 TV Movie)
86 min | Documentary
Boosted by the globalisation, the resale networks of the Internet and the lure of gain, the art trafficking is the third largest illegal trade in the world and an activity where everyone closes their eyes.
39. Mr. Sheldon Goes to Town (1939)
Approved | 21 min | Short
Basically an early-day infomercial made for theatrical release by the Stewart-Warner Company. Garage owner Emmett Sheldon's business is losing money, but after vising a restaurant and ... See full summary »
40. Airline 69: Return to Casablanca (2003 Video Game)
Animation, Comedy, War
Pilot Wayne and secret agent Chou-Chou are shot down over Casablanca. They decide to start their own airline company there.
26 min | Documentary, Short, News
As long as the world craves for fuller, richer and more intense flavours, the food industry will always look for a solution in the cheaper, synthetic substitutes.
43. Christmas Bone Us (2012 Video)
6 min | Short, Comedy, Family
Christmas Bone Us is a hilarious short film by an accomplished student filmmaker that is set in a modern high rise law office. A seemingly innocent misunderstanding by one employee about a ... See full summary »
Director: John Taschner
44. I Am Alive Today: History of an AIDS Drug (2002)
55 min | Documentary
The history of AZT - the first anti-HIV drug - is about fighting fate: the fate of a deadly disease, and the fate of economic inequalities. It is a scientific, legal, and human adventure ... See full summary »
Panorama (1953– )
How Rolls-Royce Bribed Its Way Around the World
Rolls-Royce has grown massively over the past 20 years, but some of that growth has been in some of the world's most corrupt countries. Richard Bilton investigates the shady middle-men who help the company sell its engines overseas.