Tag: debt

Adverse (2020) 7.3

Adverse (2020)

Storyline:A rideshare driver discovers that his sister is in debt to a dangerous crime syndicate.User Reviews: I truly miss seeing films in a theater and had half a mind to drive to another state to see this one! Pene...

Doctor, Beware (1941) 6.6

Doctor, Beware (1941)

Storyline:A comedy of errors in which the sweetly incompetent Dr. Pietro Vignali (de Sica) has been run deep into debt by his girlfriend, Loletta Prima (Magnani). After his creditors threaten to sell his belongings, h...

The Merchant of Venice (2004) 7

The Merchant of Venice (2004)

Storyline:Venice, 1596. Melancholy Antonio loves the youthful Bassanio, so when Bassanio asks for 3000 ducats, Antonio says yes before knowing it's to sue for the hand of Portia. His capital tied up in merchant ships ...

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) 5.9

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)

Storyline:Struggling with her debilitating obsession with shopping and the sudden collapse of her income source, Rebecca Bloomwood (Isla Fisher) unintentionally lands a job writing for a financial magazine after a dru...

Starbuck (2011) 7.2

Starbuck (2011)

Storyline:At 42, David lives the life of an irresponsible adolescent. He coasts through life with minimal effort and maintains a complicated relationship with Valerie, a young policewoman. Just as she tells him she's ...

Chup Chup Ke (2006) 6.8

Chup Chup Ke (2006)

Storyline:A young man named Jeetu finds himself in debt with his father receiving harassing visits from money-lenders. Although his father is scolded daily for his non-progress in their debts, his mother and his fianc...

A Christmas Tale (2008) 7

A Christmas Tale (2008)

Storyline:The Vuillard family gathers: Junon and Abel, a daughter Elizabeth and her son Paul, Henri and a girlfriend, Ivan, his wife Sylvia and their young sons, and cousin Simon. Six years before, Elizabeth paid Henr...

The Butcher (2009) 5.3

The Butcher (2009)

Storyline:For nearly twenty years after his boxing career ended Merle Hench works for Murdoch, the capo of a San Fernando mob outfit. Merle spends his days cracking heads and collecting debts, it is not a job he enjoy...

The Forecaster (2014) 6.7

The Forecaster (2014)

Storyline:MARTIN ARMSTRONG, once a US based trillion dollar financial adviser, used the number pi to predict economic turning points with precision. When some big New York bankers asked him to join the club to help th...

Trois 3: The Escort (Video 2004) 4.8

Trois 3: The Escort (Video 2004)

Storyline:When a hip-hop promoter is bailed out of a hefty debt by a club owner, he becomes one of her call boys and nearly loses his life in the process.User Reviews: After his appearance in Mr 3000, I was blown away...

Even Money (2006) 5.9

Even Money (2006)

Storyline:Gambling: Carolyn, a novelist, is losing her family's savings at the slots; she's befriended by a close-up magician who dreams of making it big. A murdered bookie has the cops focused on Victor, who fronts f...

This Is a Hijack (1973) 5.6

This Is a Hijack (1973)

Storyline:A gambler with serious debts hijacks a small private plane, planning to collect a $1,000,000 ransom. Unfortunately, he's not in the best of company with his mates, and the F.B.I. is waiting for them on the g...

Get Shorty (1995) 6.5

Get Shorty (1995)

Storyline:Chili Palmer is a Miami mobster who gets sent by his boss, the psychopathic User Reviews:

St. Trinian’s (2007) 6.0

St. Trinian’s (2007)

Storyline:When their beloved school is threatened with closure should the powers that be fail to raise the proper funds, the girls scheme to steal a priceless painting and use the profits to pull St. Trinian's out of ...

A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991) 6.5

A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)

Storyline:Having slept for a century, the monstrous Tree Devil is now awaken and starts finding lost souls again. One stormy night, a wise High Priest and his student Fong pass by the Orchid Temple and realize that it...

Lone Star State of Mind (2002) 5.5

Lone Star State of Mind (2002)

Storyline:Earl and Baby, two young lovers with a plan to escape their small Texas town. But when Baby's dim-witted cousin Junior gets tangled up in a whole heap of trouble, Earl has just 48 hours to save the day, resc...

Calabacitas Tiernas (1949) 7.8

Calabacitas Tiernas (1949)

Storyline:A man hired to impersonate a bankrupt business mogul who is currently on the run from creditors sets out organize a musical starring beauties from Brazil, Mexico, and Spain in this Spanish-language comedy st...

Pistol Whipped (2008) 5.3

Pistol Whipped (2008)

Storyline:Steven Seagal stars in this gritty, no-holds barred action film as an elite ex-cop with a gambling problem and a mountain of debt. When a mysterious man offers to clear his debts in exchange for the assassin...

Million Dollar Man (2018) 2.0

Million Dollar Man (2018)

Storyline:A man, who is repaying a 30 million yen debt left by his brother, wins the 300 million yen lottery. He grapples with the question of whether money can buy him happiness.User Reviews:

Old Men in New Cars: In China They Eat Dogs II (2002) 7.0

Old Men in New Cars: In China They Eat Dogs II (2002)

Storyline:The last wish of the dying User Reviews:

The Gambler (1974) 6.5

The Gambler (1974)

Storyline:New York City English professor Axel Freed outwardly seems like an upstanding citizen. But privately Freed is in the clutches of a severe gambling addiction that threatens to destroy him.User Reviews: This i...

Sugar Daddies (2014) 4.9

Sugar Daddies (2014)

Storyline:When a girl with a promising future finds herself in financial straits, she makes an agreement with an older man and struggles to keep it secret.User Reviews:

70 Big Ones (2019) 5.6

70 Big Ones (2019)

Storyline:Raquel is desperate: a series of unfortunate events have led to her daughter being taken and she needs a large amount of money to get her back, and fast. After a desperate plea to the bank, she manages to se...

The Heiresses (2018) 6.8

The Heiresses (2018)

Storyline:Chela and Chiquita are both descended from wealthy families in AsunciĆ³n and have been together for over 30 years. But recently, their financial situation has worsened and they begin selling off their inherit...