Mildred Pierce (1945)
Mildred Pierce uses business success to gain the love of her oldest daughter—and fails repeatedly.
A cutthroat real estate sales contest makes a few salesmen learn the true meaning of job security.
Shall we Dance? (1996)
An Osaka office worker risks his status for ballroom dancing.
Nothing like a little fish gutting to boost the collective morale of the working masses.
The Insider (1999)
A tobacco company fires scientist Jeffrey Wigand, a move that eventually takes him for the ride of his life.
A Coca-Cola exec finds more than he bargained for when he tries to promote the drink in communist Europe.
Lost in Translation (2003)
Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson depict the downside of business travel.
The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
The ultimate office romance tale. A clerk and his employee fall in love—without knowing one another’s true identity.
Newsman Howard Beale (Peter Finch) threatens to commit suicide on air, leading to a network phenomenon.