Canadian movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant canadian movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, touching, humorous and captivating films and TV shows about / with canadian, murder, youth, friendship, teacher, crimes, family, school, brother brother relationship and partners plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Sport genres shot in Canada, USA, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as canadian: Boundaries (2016), Run, Broken Yet Brave (2009), The Green Chain (2007), The Detail (2018), Hudson & Rex (2019), Pandemonium (1982), If a Tree Falls (2010), Bunker (2014), New Waterford Girl (1999), Terry (2005).

List of canadian movies

 6.4
 217
Boundaries (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Emily Price tries to balance family life and leading crunch negotiations between a Canadian politician and the president of a country whose natural resources are being exploited.
Style: sexy, touching, suspenseful, psychological, sentimental
Plot: politics, coastal town, female protagonist, canadian, conference, fortune teller, abandoned mine, politician, fictional country, female director, quarry, tarot card ...
Place: canada
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Run, Broken Yet Brave (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: RUN, is the story of Ashley, a sixteen-year old teenager with a chip on her shoulder. She is sent by her mom to spend a month of her summer holidays with her grandparents on the family farm. While there she develops a love-hate relationship with her ...
Style: captivating, light, psychological, touching, contemplative
Plot: canadian, teenage girl, teenage protagonist, troubled teen, female protagonist, farm, grandfather granddaughter relationship, native american, summer vacation, countryside, fishing, summer ...
Place: canada
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The Green Chain (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The battle between loggers and environmentalists is defining, dividing and destroying communities in Canada and around the world. The Green Chain is a powerful, funny and thought-provoking film about the people who love trees.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: environmentalism, society, family business, in the woods, battles, family relations, canadian, environmental activism, small town, environmental issue, deforestation, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 5.9
 782
The Detail (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three fiercely talented female homicide investigators work tirelessly to solve crimes while navigating the complicated demands of their personal lives.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, suspense, contemplative
Plot: female detective, murder investigation, canadian, who done it, uncover truth, danger, partners, crimes, murder mystery, law enforcement, police detective, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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 7.1
 1K
Hudson & Rex (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Charlie Hudson teams up with what he calls his "highly trained law enforcement animal" German Shepherd dog named Rex who he prefers to team up with because he doesn't talk his ear off.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, intense, captivating ...
Plot: police dog, german shepherd, police detective, human animal relationship, bloodhound, homicide detective, owner dog relationship, dog, canadian, crimes, partners, tracking ...
Place: canada
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 5.4
 1K
Pandemonium (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Tom Smothers stars as the brave mountie, who along with his trusty horse and bitter deputy Paul Reubens must track down a killer who is stalking coeds at a nearby cheerleader camp.
Style: parody, slasher, scary, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, friendship, crimes, partners, deadly, teenage life, canadian, horse, buddies, youth, friends ...
Time: 80s
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If a Tree Falls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Siblings, Brad and Lisa Carpenter, along with two lifelong family friends, Will and Vanessa, set out road-tripping to an annual family reunion. They make the decision to find a place to stop and camp for the night. What ensues is a violent ...
Style: suspense, slasher, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: camping, fear, depravity, breakdown, psychotic, delusion, blood, forest, statistics, torture, abduction, canadian ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada
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 6.6
 58
Bunker (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two isolated Canadian soldiers come to grip with a difficult order: launch a nuclear strike against the former USSR, some 25 years after the end of the Cold War.
Plot: soldier, cold war, canadian, bunker, isolation, cold war era, french canadian, post cold war, nuclear war
Place: canada
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New Waterford Girl (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A gifted teenager, dreaming of life beyond her small town, becomes inspired when a 15-year-old girl from New York moves in next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, small town, female boxer, family relations, unwanted pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, canadian, friendship, society, hopes, youth, follow your dream ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada, new york, usa, nova scotia, new jersey
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 7.8
 505
Terry (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: "Terry" tells the story of 21-year old amputee Terry Fox who attempted to run across Canada with only one leg. Unfortunately, he only made it to Thunder Bay, Ontario when he died, one month before his 23rd birthday yet his memories will ...
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, sentimental, serious
Plot: cross country, terminal illness, marathon, human spirit, ambition, athlete's life, family relations, disability, hopes, life is a bitch, sport, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada
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Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A family film about Nikki, a half-wolf, half-dog raised in the Yukon during the gold rush era. After being separated from her master, Nikki must fend for herself amidst bears, the harsh Yukon weather, and a trapper who wants her skin.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, canadian, getting home, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, adventurer, pets, orphan, animal life, defiant ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, yukon
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Monsieur Lazhar (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During a harsh Montréal winter, an elementary-school class is left reeling after its teacher commits suicide. Bachir Lazhar, a charismatic Algerian immigrant, steps in as the substitute teacher for the classroom of traumatized children. All the ...
Style: touching, sincere, inspirational, compassionate, thought provoking ...
Plot: elementary school, immigrants, teacher, precocious child, coping, teachers and students, society, youth, social relations, unconventional method, reach out, loss of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec, ontario canada
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 5.7
 214
Gurov & Anna (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With his marriage to Audrey almost at an end, Ben begins a torrid affair with Mercedes, a young French student in his writing class. The affair soon spins out of control, their emotions and Ben and Audrey's family hanging in the balance.
Style: sexy, romantic, disturbing, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, older man younger woman sex, infidelity, obsession, passion, age difference, rape, teacher student romance, marriage crisis, unhappy marriage, wife leaves husband, sexual assault ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montreal, canada, montreal quebec canada
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Good Neighbours (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Takes place in 1995, the year of the second referendum on the separation of Quebec. In the dead of winter, a serial killer is on the loose in the small Montreal neighborhood of Notre Dame de Grace. The tenants of an old apartment house must figure ...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, police investigation, who to trust, crimes, deadly, friendship, male female relationship, police detective, neighbor neighbor relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1995
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
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 7.0
 2K
Rupert (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France, UK, USA, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rupert is an animated television series based on the Mary Tourtel character Rupert Bear, produced by Nelvana, Ellipse Programmé and TVS for the first season, with Scottish Television taken over control when TVS closed. Aired from 1991 to 1997 with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, goodhearted, supportive parent, animal life, village life, village, heroes, young heroes, youth, family, canadian ...
Place: england
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So That Happened (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: A heartwarming LGBTQ comedy series about love, family and being who you truly are.
Style: sitcom, captivating, humorous, semi serious, weird
Plot: lgbt, family relations, dysfunctional family, unconditional love, coming of age, yoga, canadian, variety, nudism
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Winter Comes Early (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Love story involving a Canadian professional hockey player and a hippie folk singer. Their union is tumultuous, as both try to come to terms with their differences in careers and lifestyles.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: ice hockey, hockey, ambition, love and romance, artists and showbiz, opposites attract, romance, athlete's life, fall in love, relationship vs career, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Hollywood North (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The making of a serious, Canadian art house film descends into Hollywood farce when its producer is forced to compromise his vision to accommodate his drug-addled star, his leading lady and his venal backers.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, film within a film, actor's life, showbiz, celebrity culture, filmmaking, obnoxious boss, love and romance, lifestyle, satire, curses spells and rituals, movie business ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
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 5.3
 2K
Nitro (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Max leads a good life with Alice and their son Théo; that is until Alice is threatened with death while waiting for a heart transplant. Max promises Théo that he will save Alice, but to keep his word he must find a heart, and fast. Since time is ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: transplant, race, street racing, chases and races, terminal illness, deadly, race against time, canadian, race car, heart transplant
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: quebec
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Spaces and Reservations (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Spaces and Reservations is an intimate and unsparingly realistic relationship drama that tells the story of a young couple being torn apart by malaise and infidelity, and the way the trauma of their breakup brings them back together. Jamie and ...
Style: captivating, mumblecore
Plot: breakup, naivete, loneliness, infidelity, couple relations, relationships, marital problem, relationship problems, tragic love, male female relationship, family problems, love interest ...
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Why Shoot the Teacher? (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's the winter of 1935 and Max Brown is newly arrived in Willowgreen, Saskatchewan - a rural Canadian prairie town - on his first teaching job in a one room schoolhouse. He quickly realizes that this is not his dream situation: the winter is ...
Plot: great depression, teacher, prairie, isolation, canadian, schoolhouse, framed photograph, drawing, marriage, meeting, male in bathtub, train ...
Time: year 1935
Place: canada
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Graveyard Alive- A Zombie Nurse in Love (2003)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A shy nurse is bitten by a zombie and becomes a flesh eating sex kitten. GRAVEYARD ALIVE is a cross between 1920's German Expressionism and 1960's B-horror films. Shot in and around the Montreal area, this is Bastard Amber ...
Style: parody, humorous, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, nurse, cannibalism, dark humor, canadian, female director, satire, woman with glasses, sexy nurse, hospital, lumberjack, doctor
Place: canada, quebec
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Looking for Angelina (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Looking for Angelina is based on one of the most important murder trials in Canada. Angelina Napolitano murdered her husband with an axe and was sentenced to be executed...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, murder, trial, canadian, legal action, murderer, court
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 5.4
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Caboose (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An abandoned caboose becomes a junkie's hideout, a multiple murder has been committed. A police investigation leads nowhere, the crime remains unsolved, and Marceau, a hardened cop, resigns in the aftermath. But his troubles don't end ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: suspicion, canadian, murder, drug use, police officer, police
Place: canada, montreal
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 6.6
 48K
French Kiss (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: French Kiss is director Kasdan’s best film since the Bodyguard. The plot involves a couple in love and one woman’s attempt to fly to Paris to get her lover back from a business trip and marry him. On the way she unknowingly smuggles something of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, unlikely couple, couple relations, unlikely partners, fear of flying, love and romance, escapades, vineyard, smuggling, chase, true love, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe, canada, toronto ontario canada ...
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Go in the Wilderness (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 61 min.
Story: GO IN THE WILDERNESS tells the story of Lilith, Adam’s rebellious first mate, and her guardian, as they forge an uneasy alliance on their journey back to Eden. Once in the Garden, they meet Adam and his new mate Eve, and realise that all is not as ...
Plot: fantasy world, mythology, canadian, female director
Place: canada
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WWE No Mercy 2002 (2002)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: No Mercy (2002) was a PPV presented by Subway that took place on October 20, 2002, at the Alltel Arena in North Little Rock, Arkansas. It was the fifth annual WWE No Mercy PPV and featured wrestlers from the Raw and SmackDown! brand. The main event ...
Plot: wrestling, manager, brother brother relationship, broken arm, submission, african american, canadian, women fight, japanese man, painted face, mallet, world wrestling entertainment ...
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WWE In Your House 5: Seasons Beatings (1995)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In Your House 5: Seasons Beatings took place on December 17, 1995 at the Hersheypark Arena in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Six matches aired on the broadcast.
Plot: wrestling, manager, puerto rican, psycho, african american, face paint, brother in law brother in law relationship, wrestling match, champion, fat man, cuban, dean ...
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WWE SummerSlam 1995 (1995)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: SummerSlam (1995) was the eighth annual SummerSlam. It was held on August 27, 1995 at the Pittsburgh Civic Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The main event that was for the WWF Championship competed between Diesel and King Mabel. There were three ...
Plot: wrestling, rivalry, strong man, kicked in the face, african american, bad guy, millionaire, king, fat man, ladder, rap, identical twins ...
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WWE Royal Rumble 1999 (1999)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Royal Rumble (1999) was the twelfth annual Royal Rumble PPV. It took place on January 24, 1999 at the Arrowhead Pond in Anaheim, California. The title was taken from a promise by Mr. McMahon that the first entrant in the Royal Rumble, Steve Austin, ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: wrestling, vampire, nightstick, masked man, winner, fire extinguisher, female wrestler, champion, referee, mockery, giant, professional wrestling ...
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