Highest-Rated Movies about 'Greed', Sort by Popularity


A Fistful of Dollars (1964), All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone (2016), The Teacher (2016), Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo (1966), Odds Against Tomorrow (1959), Medea (1987), The Client List (2010), Inside Job (2010) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Greed movies.


A Fistful of Dollars (1964)

Sergio Leone's classic about a mysterious drifter's involvement with warring factions in a Mexican border town.

mercenary, sheriff, criminal, brother, soldier, hostage, cool

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All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone (2016)

Cameras follow investigative journalists as they expose corporate and government deception, following in the footsteps of American journalist I.F. Stone.

journalist, filmmaker, government official, president, corporate stooge, narrator, brash

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The Teacher (2016)

A middle school teacher manipulates her student's parents into doing favors for her in exchange for previews of test questions and good grades for their children.

parent, teacher, student, amusing, suspenseful, dark, middle school

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Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo (1966)

A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery.

stranger, bandit, criminal, killer, union soldier, bounty hunter, amusing

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Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)

Racial tension flares up among an ex-cop, a bigot and a black entertainer who band together to rob a bank.

thief, ex-convict, entertainer, girlfriend, police chief, wife, dark

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Medea (1987)

Kreon (Henning Jensen), the King of Corinth, offers the hand of his daughter, Glauce (Ludmilla Glinska), to valiant adventurer Jason (Udo Kier). The catch is that Jason's present wife, Medea (Kirsten Olesen), and his two children must leave the kingdom. Jason tries to convince his wife that it is all for the better, guaranteeing her a life of wealth and ease. Medea, however, sensing that her family is being destroyed, descends into madness and commits a horrendous crime.

wife, jason, king, daughter, son, disturbing, bleak

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The Client List (2010)

A woman (Jennifer Love Hewitt) unknowingly takes a job at a massage parlor where prostitution runs rampant.

massage therapist, husband, emotional, united states, lust, greed, discovery

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Inside Job (2010)

Takes a closer look at what brought about the 2008 financial meltdown.

banker, government official, academic, economist, media personality, corrupt businessman, disheartening

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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

In 1938, after his father Professor Henry Jones, Sr. goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, Professor Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. finds himself up against Adolf Hitler's Nazis again to stop them from obtaining its powers.

archaeologist, father, collector, nazi, adolf hitler, businessman, thrilling

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Ran (1985)

In Medieval Japan, an elderly warlord retires, handing over his empire to his three sons. However, he vastly underestimates how the new-found power will corrupt them and cause them to turn on each other...and him.

lord, son, brother, messenger, fool, dark, bleak

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The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

Two Americans searching for work in Mexico convince an old prospector to help them mine for gold in the Sierra Madre Mountains.

wanderer, prospector, thief, police officer, gritty, engaging, tense

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Dial M for Murder (1954)

A tennis player frames his neglected wife for murder after she inadvertently foils his plan to have her murdered.

tennis player, wife, writer, criminal, detective, intellectual, frightening

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The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government.

broker, lieutenant, investor, fbi agent, stockbroker, brash, charming

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Greed (1924)

The sudden fortune won from a lottery fans such destructive greed that it ruins the lives of the three people involved.

wife, dentist, friend, fascinating, suspenseful, emotional, family home

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There Will Be Blood (2007)

A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.

businessperson, landlord, son, preacher, god, twin, dark

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Faust (1926)

The demon Mephisto wagers with God that he can corrupt a mortal man's soul.

alchemist, angel, demon, dark, melodramatic, creepy, germany

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Tomorrow Ever After (2016)

When a historian living in the year 2592 time-travels to 2015, she navigates the societal woes that she's read about in history books.

historian, physicist, time traveler, amusing, charming, confident, creative

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The Night of the Hunter (1955)

A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery.

boy, girl, preacher, wife, murderer, chilling, brooding

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The Maltese Falcon (1941)

A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.

detective, femme fatale, criminal, police officer, secretary, dark, gritty

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The Fool (2014)

Dima Nikitin is an ordinary honest plumber who suddenly decides to face the corrupt system of local politics in order to save the lives of 800 inhabitants of an old dormitory, which is about to collapse.

mayor, parent, wife, inspector, resident, plumber, tense

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The Asphalt Jungle (1950)

A major heist goes off as planned, until bad luck and double crosses cause everything to unravel.

ex-convict, waitress, safecracker, thief, lawyer, intricate, tense

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Avatar (2009)

A paraplegic Marine dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission becomes torn between following his orders and protecting the world he feels is his home.

marines, native, soldier, alien, love interest, scientist, thrilling

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Nayak: The Real Hero (2001)

A man accepts a challenge by the chief minister of Maharashtra to run the state for one day, and makes such a success of it that soon he is embroiled in political intrigue.

journalist, beautiful woman, personal assistant, chief minister, assassin, thug, frenetic

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The Big Short (2015)

In 2006-2007 a group of investors bet against the US mortgage market. In their research they discover how flawed and corrupt the market is.

guru, banker, investor, specialist, homeowner, lawyer, brooding

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The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)

The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve.

ebenezer scrooge, employee, ghost, disabled person, charming, heartwarming, madcap

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Fox and His Friends (1975)

A suggestible working-class innocent wins the lottery but lets himself be taken advantage of by his bourgeois new boyfriend and his circle of materialistic friends.

carnival worker, con artist, businessperson, soldier, dark, bleak, disheartening

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It Happened on 5th Avenue (1947)

Two homeless men move into a mansion while its owners are wintering in the South.

businessman, wealthy man, drifter, veteran, daughter, ex-wife, touching

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Percy Vs Goliath (2020)

Third-generation farmer Percy Schmeiser joins forces with up-and-coming attorney Jackson Weaver and environmental activist Rebecca Salcau to fight a monumental legal battle against a corporate giant.

family, environmentalist, farmer, attorney, emotional, inspiring, powerful

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Lord of War (2005)

An arms dealer confronts the morality of his work as he is being chased by an INTERPOL Agent.

arms dealer, model, brother, federal agent, dictator, general, brash

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Match Point (2005)

At a turning point in his life, a former tennis pro falls for an actress who happens to be dating his friend and soon-to-be brother-in-law.

tennis player, student, sister, father, wife, girlfriend, somber

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