Tag: greed

Deadlock (1970) 6.7

Deadlock (1970)

Storyline:In a deserted mining town at the end of nowhere three desperate men fight over a suitcase full of cash.User Reviews: In the immensity of the desert, three men dispute a suitcase full of money.A German wester...

The Miser (1980) 6.7

The Miser (1980)

Storyline:Based on Molière's play. The children of Harpagon, Cléante and his sister Elise, are each in love but they still haven't spoken to their father yet. Harpagon is a miser who wants to choose the right man and ...

It’s a Girl! (2012) 7.6

It’s a Girl! (2012)

Storyline:In India, China and many other parts of the world today, girls are killed, aborted and abandoned simply because they are girls. The United Nations estimates as many as 200 million girls are missing in the wo...

The Little Foxes (1941) 8

The Little Foxes (1941)

Storyline:The ruthless, moneyed Hubbard clan lives in, and poisons, their part of the deep South at the turn of the 20th century. Regina Giddens née Hubbard has her daughter under her thumb. Mrs Giddens is estranged f...

The House on Telegraph Hill (1951) 7

The House on Telegraph Hill (1951)

Storyline:Victoria has survived Nazi concentration by assuming the identity of one who died there. She arrives in San Francisco to see her "son" just as the boy's great-aunt dies leaving a lot of money to be inherited...

Life Stinks (1991) 6

Life Stinks (1991)

Storyline:Sticking to great comedy in a way no one else can, Mel Brooks plays a wealthy business man who finds himself getting suckered into a bet with a rival business over the worst slum area of L.A. They both want ...

Blood Money (2017) 4.4

Blood Money (2017)

Storyline:Three friends on a wilderness excursion must outrun a white collar criminal hellbent on retrieving his cash, but soon their greed turns them against each other. A modern re-telling of TREASURE OF THE SIERRA ...

Shark (1969) 4.6

Shark (1969)

Storyline:A gunrunner loses his cargo near a small coastal Sudanese town so he's stuck there. When a woman hires him to raid a sunken ship in the shark-infested waters, he sees a chance to compensate for his losses. H...

The Hidden Fortress (1958) 8.1

The Hidden Fortress (1958)

Storyline:The story follows two greedy peasants in feudal Japan, Tahei and Matashichi, who are returning home from a failed attempt to profit from a war between neighboring clans. En Route they encounter the remnants ...

The Meaning of Life (1983) 7.5

The Meaning of Life (1983)

Storyline:Why are we here, what's it all about? The Monty Python team is trying to sort out the most important question on Earth: what is the meaning of life? They do so by exploring the various stages of life, starti...

The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb (1964) 5.7

The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb (1964)

Storyline:When European Egyptologists Dubois, Giles and Bray discover the tomb of the Egyptian prince Ra, American entrepreneur and investor Alexander King insists on shipping the treasures and sarcophagus back to Eng...

Anywhere Is Here (2019) 3.2

Anywhere Is Here (2019)

Storyline:Sarah Dawson, a teenage girl, endures life at the hands of a corrupt and abusive father and a neglectful mother. A victim who sees no other option, Sarah devises a plan to steal her dad's money and flee with...

Ran (1985) 8.1

Ran (1985)

Storyline:With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa's late-life masterpiece, a...

Death of a Gentleman (2015) 6.4

Death of a Gentleman (2015)

Storyline:Two cricket journalists set off on a journey to the heart of the game they love, only to stumble upon one of the biggest sporting scandals ever. This is a film about passion, greed, power - and standing up f...

Tumbbad (2018) 7.7

Tumbbad (2018)

Storyline:India, 1918. On the outskirts of Tumbbad, a cursed village where it always rains, Vinayak, along with his mother and his brother, care of a mysterious old woman who keeps the secret of an ancestral treasure ...

Scrooge (1951) 7.5

Scrooge (1951)

Storyline:Ebeneezer Scrooge (Alastair Sim) contentedly meanders through his life as a cruel miser until one fateful Christmas Eve when he is visited by three ghosts. The spirits show him how his behavior over the year...

Ripley’s Game (2002) 6.5

Ripley’s Game (2002)

Storyline:Tom Ripley - cool, urbane, wealthy, and murderous - lives in a villa in the Veneto with Luisa, his harpsichord-playing girlfriend. A former business associate from Berlin's underworld pays a call asking Ripl...

Two Evil Eyes (1990) 6.1

Two Evil Eyes (1990)

Storyline:Two horror segments based on Edgar Allan Poe stories set in and around the city of Pittsburgh. User Reviews:

Woman of Straw (1964) 6.0

Woman of Straw (1964)

Storyline:Anthony Richmond schemes to get the fortune of his tyrannical, wheelchair-using tycoon uncle Charles Richmond by persuading Maria, a nurse he employs, to marry him.User Reviews:

Ugetsu (1953) 8.1

Ugetsu (1953)

Storyline:In 16th century Japan, peasants Genjuro and Tobei sell their earthenware pots to a group of soldiers in a nearby village, in defiance of a local sage's warning against seeking to profit from warfare. Genjuro...

Animal World (2018) 6.5

Animal World (2018)

Storyline:Muddling along without any aim, the hero Zheng Kaisi accomplishes nothing and is in debt of several millions because of borrowing money from friends. In order to pay the debt, he boards a ship called "Destin...

Greedy (1994) 6.3

Greedy (1994)

Storyline:Uncle Joe is ageing. He's also a millionaire. That's why his family is trying so very hard to get into his good books. They all want a piece of his empire. Unfortunately Uncle Joe isn't as stupid as his fami...

God’s Country (2012) 4.7

God’s Country (2012)

Storyline:Meghan Doherty is a young, talented executive who neglects her mother and close friends to focus on one goal MAKING MONEY. After closing a multi-million dollar deal Meghan is asked by Mr. Randolph Whitaker (...

Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood (Video 2003) 4

Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood (Video 2003)

Storyline:The hairdresser Emily Woodrow finds a fortune in golden coins and she shares the amount with her close friends. However, the owner is the evil Leprechaun that returns from Hell to retrieve his treasure back,...