The Big Short (2015)

The big short ranks first in this list of top stock market movies to watch. This movie is based on a non-fiction book written by Micheal Lewis directed by Adam Mckay.

Wall street  (1987)

The movie revolves around a young stockbroker involved with the wealthy corporate raider. This film allowed all the financial wheeling and dealing to seem convincing.

Trading Places 

The movie tells about the ups and downs of Trading in a Comedy genre giving the basics of socio-economics and class structure in America. 

Boiler Room (2000)

This movie centers Seth Davis who finds a job as a stockbroker for a suburban investment firm to keep up to his father’s high standards.

5. Equity (2016)

A financial thriller movie directed by Meera Menon. The movie depicts Naomi Bishop, an investment banker, struggling to get on top.

The Wolf of Wall Street 

 It’s based on a true story of Jordan Belfort who spent 22 months in prison for defrauding investors in massive security scams.

Too Big to Fail 

It’s about how certain corporations particularly financial institutions are so large and so interconnected that if they fail it would be disastrous to the greater economic system.

Margin Call (2011)

It’s a fictional firm and not a real wall street firm. This movie follows people about investment banks over a 24 hour period of time before the 2008 financial crisis.

The Ascent of Money (2008)

A Documentary on the financial history of the world. It shows why our modern societies are structured and behave as they do.

Chasing Madoff 

This is a true story based on “No one would listen “ by Harry Markopolos. It’s a nonfiction narrative documentary film written and directed by Jeff Prosserman.