12 Best Movies About Wall Street That You Must Watch This Year

Many of these finance movies about the stock market you can potentially find on Netflix or Hulu.

Best Movies About Wall Street

1. The Big Short (2015)

Best Movies About Wall Street

Not only do you learn more about finances, but how some savvy Wall Street investors uncovered many issues in the market before it happened. But no one would really believe them at the time. 

2. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

Best Movies About Wall Street

This film follows the true story of Jordan Belfort, who started as a small-time stock broker and rose the ranks to becoming one of the wealthiest Wall Street guys in a few years. 

3. Boiler Room (2000)

Best Movies About Wall Street

The story follows a college dropout who gets a job as a stock broker for an investment firm. It’s all about money and getting to the top, no matter what it takes.

4. Trading Places (1983)

Best Movies About Wall Street

In the movie, two wealthy individuals that own a brokerage firm go back and forth about whether it’s a person’s environment or what they inherited in their genes that determines how well they will do in life.

While this is fictional, it’s an interesting look at the wealthy New York City elite and a character study of someone on the brink of insanity. 

Best Movies About Wall Street

5. American Psycho (2000)

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