Title Matching "The American Dream" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992)
240 min | Biography, Drama, Music
The Jacksons are your average working-class family in Gary, Indiana; but when their father discovers the kids have an extraordinary musical talent they form a band. Winning talent show ... See full summary »
2. Requiem for the American Dream (2015)
Not Rated | 73 min | Documentary, Biography, News
Renowned academic and author Noam Chomsky elucidates 10 principles of concentration of wealth and power that have led to unprecedented inequality and the hollowing out of the American middle class.
Votes: 8,039 | Gross: $0.04M
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.
6. Hollywoodism: Jews, Movies and the American Dream (1998 TV Movie)
98 min | Documentary, History
The history of the influence of Eastern European Jewish Emigre culture has had on Hollywood and the films created in its golden age.
7. The American Dream (2011)
Not Rated | 80 min | Drama, War
Armed with dreams that extend beyond their block, Luis and Ronald, two best friends from Los Angeles, videotape their last 36 hours before shipping off to Afghanistan. One hundred days ... See full summary »
8. Blue: The American Dream (2016)
97 min | Crime, Drama, Sport
Gary "Blue" Meekins is a medium-weight fighter struggling to box his way to the American dream, but Harlem's mean streets threaten to turn him into another statistic when an old friend cons... See full summary »
9. Building the American Dream (2019)
75 min | Documentary
In Texas, construction workers face the deadliest conditions in the country. Building the American Dream follows three immigrant families who are rising up to seek justice and equality in an industry rife with exploitation.
Director: Chelsea Hernandez
Not Rated | 78 min | Documentary, War
The modern suburbs have ultimately become an unsustainable way of living. They were originally developed in an era of cheap oil, when the automobile became the center of the way people ... See full summary »
12. Heist: Who Stole the American Dream? (2011)
Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary, History, News
Heist: Who Stole the American Dream? reveals how American corporations orchestrated the dismantling of middle-class prosperity through rampant deregulation, the outsourcing of jobs, and tax... See full summary »
Action, Crime, Drama | Pre-production
C.R.E.A.M: The American Dream thrusts audiences onto the hustlin' streets of Miami's criminal underworld and tells the story of a small-time gang's rise from the poverty of the projects to becoming king-pins of a narcotics empire.
14. The American Dream (2010)
30 min | Animation, Short
An Entertaining but hard hitting look at how the problems we have today are nothing new,and why leaders throughout our history have warned us and fought against the current type of financial system we have in America Today.
15. Rich Hall's Working for the American Dream (2018 TV Movie)
In this sobering look at the current state of the American Dream, comedian Rich Hall explains how the US viewed and treated labor throughout its history and why this inevitably led to the economic and social problems Americans face today.
16. Concussed: The American Dream (2020)
Documentary | Announced
A documentary covering head trauma and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in sports, exploring the effects of CTE on those that have lost loved ones, with narratives from doctors and Hall of Famers in the NFL, boxing, and mixed martial arts.
17. The American Dream Project (2015– )
15 min | Documentary
The American Dream lives on in James Marshall's American Dream Project. Like the heroes of American Literature, James and his friend Todd took off cross country for the ride of their lives ... See full summary »
19. In Search of the American Dream (2012)
PG-13 | 143 min | Drama, Family
In Search of the American Dream is a riveting story of five children and their adult brother as they desperately race across Texas for survival after their undocumented parents, were caught... See full summary »
20. The American Dream (2013)
PG-13 | 93 min | Drama
The American Dream embarks on a journey with two college bound football buddies. They must decide between the fast money on the streets and keeping on a straight path.
21. UFC 3: The American Dream (1994 TV Special)
UFC 3 used an eight-man tournament format, with the winner receiving $60,000. The tournament had no weight classes or weight limits. Each match had no time limit, rounds or rules; therefore no judges were used for the night.
24. Detroit Remember When II: The American Dream and the Automobile (1996 TV Movie)
67 min | Documentary
Do you remember the Model T? How about tail fins or cruising Woodward Avenue? Through 100 years of Motor City memories, Detroit Remember When II: The American Dream and the Automobile ... See full summary »
90 min | Drama
A young man makes his way through life in modern America, and continually finds himself at the centre of complicated situations.
27. CyberWork and the American Dream (2018 TV Movie)
TV-G | 57 min | Documentary | Completed
An apocalyptic mood afflicts America. Fear of what is to come challenges faith in science, government, and human survival. Popular films paint a 'Hunger Games' future of superlative ... See full summary »
Is high-stakes poker a metaphor for the American Dream? A bi-coastal couple, Susan and Tim, carry their independent film company and four-year-old son on an eight month ride through the ... See full summary »
29. The Mike Lindell Story: An American Dream (2016 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary
Documentary about how Mike Lindell, despite extreme money issues, drug addictions, and adversity, creates fame and fortune from his idea for a pillow and becomes the American success story.
30. The American Dream (II) (2015)
10 min | Short, Drama
This short film is about a guy named Brad who graduated late from college and has not been able to find his passion or even a job for over 2 years since he graduated; Until his father steps... See full summary »
32. Broke: The New American Dream (2009)
A vivid, honest, often humorous and always insightful look at our struggle with investments and retirement. Michael Covel traveled 75,000 miles over the course of 2007 and 2008 to visit ... See full summary »
"Little House: The American Dream" focuses on the true life journey of Laura Ingalls Wilder, the show's beginning, Michael Landon, the casting process, building and working at exterior/... See full summary »
36. The American Dream (1976)
98 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
The true story behind the movie takes it start in 1874 with two misfits - Gustaf Adolf Eriksson (Hjert) and Conrad Pettersson Lundqvist (Tector) - that meet in the big prison of Långholmen ... See full summary »
55 min | Documentary
Latinos, this nation's largest and fastest-growing ethnic group, are big business. Brown is the New Green: George Lopez and the American Dream examines how efforts to profit from this group... See full summary »
38. Sylvester Stallone - Rocky: The Making of an American Dream (1982 TV Short)
25 min | Documentary, Short
44. American Dream: The True Story (2014)
10 min | Short, Drama
The journey of a young Christian man from Pakistan who travels to the United States to escape persecution against Christians and to realize his American dream, only to find that the escape ... See full summary »
46. Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream (2015)
Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary, Family, History
On New York's rapidly gentrifying Lower East Side sits the Streit's Matzo factory. When its doors opened in 1925, it sat at the heart of the nation's largest Jewish immigrant community. ... See full summary »
Director: Michael Levine
Votes: 22 | Gross: $0.02M
49. The American Dream (II) (2014)
13 min | Short, Action, Drama
For Writer/Director Jason Barry, 'The American Dream,' is an extremely personal film based on true life experiences. The protagonist struggles as his seemingly idyllic life falls apart, one... See full summary »