Movies and TV shows set in romania

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in romania ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, bleak and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with supernatural, danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), deadly, vampire, catastrophe, death, female nudity, imaginary and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Horror and Comedy genres shot in USA, Romania, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as romania: The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (2010), Dracula Untold (2014), 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007), Dracula III: Legacy (2005), Transylmania (2009), The Prophecy V: Forsaken (2005), Beyond the Hills (2012), You Are So Beautiful (2005), The Nun (2018), Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015).

List of movies set in romania

The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Californian family inherits a castle in Romania. This is especially exciting to the son, who is obsessed with monsters. And he is not disappointed.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic, parody ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, family, female vampire, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, heroes, destiny, siblings relations, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, usa, europe
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 6.2
 192K
Dracula Untold (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vlad Tepes is a great hero, but when he learns the Sultan is preparing for battle and needs to form an army of 1,000 boys, including Vlad's son, he vows to find a way to protect his family. Vlad turns to dark forces in order to get the power to ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, scary, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dracula, legends and myths, immortality, mythology, immortal, adventure, medieval, regeneration, vampirism, family in danger ...
Time: 15th century, 19th century
Place: romania, transylvania, ottoman empire, london
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4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gabita is pregnant, abortion is strictly forbidden in Romania during the communist regime. Despite this it is common practice and Gabita wants an abortion. The movie follows her and her friend Otilia during the day she has made the appointment with ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, serious, emotional ...
Plot: sexual abuse, abortion, unwanted pregnancy, rape, communism, friendship, realism, young woman, doctor, female friendship, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: romania, europe, california
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Dracula III: Legacy (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, Uffizi and Luke travel to the remote reaches of war torn Romania to rescue Elizabeth and finish the vampire once and for all. Along the way, they encounter TV news journalist and a corps of rebels trying to fight the vampire ...
Style: exciting, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, vampire hunter, massacre, castle, church, corpse, good versus evil, rebelliousness, tough guy, journalism, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: romania
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 3.8
 3K
Transylmania (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Spoof horror in which a group of college kids do a semester abroad in Romania and realise that if the partying doesn't kill them, the vampires just might!
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: vampire slayer, vampire, curse, farce, youth, supernatural, dangerous attraction, college student, dark humor, reincarnation, nudity (full frontal - brief), witch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 16th century, 2000s
Place: romania, europe, transylvania
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The Prophecy V: Forsaken (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In Bucharest, Allison is protecting the mysterious bible, "The Prophet Lexicon", where the last chapter about the apocalypse, called Revelations, discloses the name of the Antichrist in its last page. Meanwhile, the evil and jealous leader ...
Style: exciting, gothic, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: angel, antichrist, afterlife, supernatural, good versus evil, save the world, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, betrayal, oracle, destiny, apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, london, england
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Beyond the Hills (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France, Belgium
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A drama centered on the friendship between two young women who grew up in the same orphanage; one has found refuge at a convent in Romania and refuses to leave with her friend, who now lives in Germany.
Style: sincere, disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: nun, convent, belief in god, culture clash, friendship, traditional versus modern, society, clergy, exorcism, female friendship, friends, religions or cults ...
Place: romania, europe
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You Are So Beautiful (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Aymé Pigrenet, a recently widowed farmer, is eager to find a new wife to help him run his farm. Desperate, he seeks the aid of a local matchmaker who suggest that he go to Romania to find a new wife. There he meets Elena.
Style: feel good, clever, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: farm, couples, looking for love, working class, opposites attract, fish out of water, comedy of errors, single parent, disorder, fall in love, mistaken identity, older man younger woman relationship ...
Place: romania, france, europe
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 5.3
 136K
The Nun (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking ...
Style: scary, surprise ending, bleak, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural horror, priest, supernatural, demon, nun, evil nun, ghost, paranormal, murder mystery, murder, spirit, investigator ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1952
Place: romania, rome italy, vatican, xian
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Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the old-old-old-fashioned vampire Vlad arrives at the hotel for an impromptu family get-together, Hotel Transylvania is in for a collision of supernatural old-school and modern day cool.
Style: humorous, not serious, psychotronic, funny, feel good ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, horror for children
Plot: female vampire, dracula, vampire, imaginary kingdom, monster, hotel, zombie, family, invisible man, supernatural, mummy, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2015, year 2019 ...
Place: romania, transylvania, california, usa, north america
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 8.3
 61K
Castlevania (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A dark medieval fantasy following the last surviving member of the disgraced Belmont clan, trying to save Eastern Europe from extinction at the hand of Vlad Dracula Tepe himself. Inspired by the classic video game series.
Style: dark fantasy, atmospheric, bloody, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: vampire hunter, vampire, dracula, magic, medieval, demon, adaptation, computer game, hell, hunter, monster, castle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: romania
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 2.9
 35K
BloodRayne (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In eighteenth century Romania, Rayne, a dhampir (half-human, half-vampire), prone to fits of blind blood rage but saddled with a compunction for humans, strives to avenge her mother's rape by her father, Kagan, King of Vampires. Two vampire ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: vampire, vampirism, female fighter, vampire human love, vampire hunter, vengeance, supernatural, isolation, heroic mission, supernatural power, destiny, violence ...
Time: 18th century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe
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Youth Without Youth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania, France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, professor of language and philosophy Dominic Matei is struck by lightning and ages backwards from 70 to 40 in a week, attracting the world and the Nazis. While on the run, the professor ...
Style: atmospheric, philosophical, stylized, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), supernatural, elderly, aging, supernatural ability, love affair, fountain of youth, secret identity, new identity, secret, hospital, miraculous event ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 1930s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: romania, india, malta, europe, asia ...
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 5.1
 38K
The Cave (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a group of biologists discovers a huge network of unexplored caves in Romania and, believing it to be an undisturbed eco-system that has produced a new species, they hire the best American team of underwater cave explorers in the world. While ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, deadly creature, survival, diver, parasite, supernatural, mutation, infection, adventure, confined, obsessive quest, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 2000s
Place: romania, europe
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 5.0
 7K
My Giant (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Billy Crystal plays a Hollywood agent who stumbles upon Max, a giant living in Romania, and tries to get him into the movies.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, tall man, monastery, showbiz, artists and showbiz, giant, unlikely friendships, destiny, relationship vs career, friends, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, usa, las vegas, europe, new mexico ...
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Elvira's Haunted Hills (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The setting is Carpathia. The year is 1851. When Elvira gets kicked out of an Inn for a slight monetary discrepancy, she is rescued by a local who takes her to stay at the castle in the hills high above the village. The fact that she happens to ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: castle, mad scientist, supernatural, disorder, master and servant, ghost, supernatural ability, cliche, curses spells and rituals, village, sex, secret passageway ...
Time: contemporary
Place: romania, europe, france, paris france
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Police, Adjective (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A cop named Cristi must go undercover to trail teen Victor who is suspected of selling pot in the north-eastern city of Vasliu.
Style: serious, sincere, suspenseful, tense, touching ...
Plot: drug dealing, crimes, police investigation, juvenile delinquency, police detective, power relations, workplace situations, fighting the system, law enforcement, workplace, against the rules, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: romania, europe
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The Way I Spent the End of the World (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bucharest 1989 - the last year of Ceausecu's dictatorship. Eva lives with her parents and her 7 year old brother, Lalalilu. One day at school, Eva and her boyfriend accidentally break a bust of Ceausescu. They are forced to confess their crime ...
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: friendship, youth, hopes, reform, exile, warning, family relations, siblings relations, rebelliousness, human spirit, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dictatorship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: romania, europe
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Dark Prince: The True Story of Dracula (2000)
Genre: Biography, Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Meet the man behind the legend in this true story of Vlad the Impaler, whose vicious and cruel reputation as a bloodthirsty warlord became the basis for the myth of Dracula.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, captivating
Plot: vampire, legends and myths, supernatural, folk hero, clergy, escapades, master villain, dishonesty, hidden identity, state affairs, righting the wronged, suicide ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: romania, europe, hungary
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 8.0
 3K
The Oak (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Romania
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A description of Romania before Ceausescu's downfall, through the story of Nela. Daughter of a former colonel of the Securitate, the romanian political police. She refused to become as her sister, an agent of this Securitate, and lives with her ...
Style: semi serious, gloomy, atmospheric, suspense, macabre
Plot: politics, family relations, dark humor, totalitarianism, on the road, self discovery, chaos and mayhem, siblings relations, parents and children, state affairs, society, surgeon ...
Time: 80s
Place: romania, europe
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Fright Night 2: New Blood (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 100 min.
Story: By day Gerri Dandridge is a sexy professor, but by night she transforms into a real-life vampire with an unquenchable thirst for human blood. So when a group of high school students travel abroad to study in Romania, they find themselves ensnared in ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, vampire hunter, professor, student, vampirism, deadly creature, young heroes, heroes, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: romania, bucharest
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Katalin Varga (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Romania, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the beautiful, otherworldly Carpathian Mountains a woman is traveling with a small boy in a horse and cart, looking to punish those who once abused her. For years, Katalin has been keeping a terrible secret. Hitchhiking with two men, she was ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: rape, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, hidden truth, murder, obsession, rape and revenge, revenge, rape victim, gang rape, rape revenge, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe, transylvania
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Don't Look Up (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan, South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While filming in Transylvania, a crew unearths celluloid images of a woman’s murder and unleashes the wrath of evil spirits.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: filmmaking, murder, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, curse, gypsy, extrasensory perception, terminal illness, ghost, hollywood, supernatural power, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, los angeles, transylvania, usa, europe
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The Crazy Stranger (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man is looking for a singer he had heard on cassette. He finds much more.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, village, self discovery, love and romance, couple relations, obsessive quest, gypsy, lifestyle, family relations, beautiful scenery, ethnic conflict, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, france, paris france, bucharest ...
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Windmills of the Gods (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 187 min.
TV show
Story: When Mary Ashley is approached to become ambassador of the United States of America in Romania she does not take the offer because her husband does not want to give up his well-going doctor's office. Shortly afterward Dr. Edward Ashley gets ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ambassador, professor, doctor, political intrigue, political conspiracy, state affairs, politics, intrigue, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: romania, europe
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Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ghoulish Count Dracula lures a naive estate agent, Jonathan Harker, to his decaying Transylvanian castle with the promise of easy money. But when he spies a portrait of the man's beautiful young wife Lucy, the vampire becomes obsessed and sets ...
Style: gothic, bleak, scary, atmospheric, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, immortality, small town, surrealism, hidden identity, supernatural, deadly creature, plague, introspection, loneliness, death, insanity ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: romania, transylvania, europe, bulgaria, black sea ...
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True Bloodthirst (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vampires and humans live in a future world where they co-exist – barely. Now, both groups find themselves under attack by a new species of super vampire. The surviving humans and vampires join forces to obliterate the vicious man-sized bat ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, heroic mission, murder, rivalry, deadly creature, track down, escapades, partners, heroes, reluctant partners, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: romania
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The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Mr. Lazarescu (Ion Fiscuteanu) is a retired Romanian engineer, spending his time in the company of his cats and booze. When he starts feeling unusually ill, he first seeks painkillers from his neighbors. It soon becomes apparent that Lazarescu is ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, paramedic, doctors and patients, nurse, ambulance, paralysis, surgery, public health, health situation, fighting illness, terminal illness, drinking problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe, bucharest, canada, tokyo
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 6.9
 1K
Morgen (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France, Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: NELU, a man in his forties, works as a security guard in the local supermarket in Salonta, a small town on the Romanian-Hungarian border. This is the place where many illegal emigrants try to cross, by any means posible, to Hungary and then further ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: on the road, self discovery, hopes, human spirit, dull life, immigrants, unlikely partners, family relations, countryside, unfulfillment, immigration, farmhouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, germany, hungary
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 6.6
 2K
Aurora (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France, Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 181 min.
Story: An apartment kitchen: a man and a woman discuss Little Red Riding Hood, their voices hushed, mindful of waking the little girl sleeping next room. Waste land on the city outskirts: behind a line of abandoned trailers, the man silently watches what ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: murder, midlife crisis, family relations, losing-it hero, factory worker, unfulfillment, parents and children, crimes, life is a bitch, depression, police station, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
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