These are my personal favourite top 10 movies so far with regards to business and career interests. The criteria I used when choosing these movies include the entertainment value, the message of the movie, the motivational factor, and the value of lessons learned.
I hope you take the time to watch and enjoy them!
Pirates of Silicon Valley
History of Apple and Microsoft.
The Social Network
A chronicle of the founding of Facebook, the social-networking web site.
A college dropout gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm, which puts him on the fast track to success, but the job might not be as legitimate as it sounds.
Takes a closer look at what brought about the financial meltdown.
Enron: The Smartest Guys In The Room
A documentary about the Enron corporation, its faulty and corrupt business practices, and how they led to its fall.
Too Big To Fail
Chronicles the financial meltdown of 2008 and centers on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.
A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider who takes the youth under his wing.
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
To take down a merciless finance executive, a young trader agrees to a disgraced Wall street legend’s proposal in exchange for the man to be reunited with his daughter, the trader’s fiancée.
A computer programmer’s dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems.
Twelve Angry Men
A dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court.
* Source: movie description/tagline taken from IMDb.com