Movies and TV shows set in french riviera

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in french riviera ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, semi serious, stylized and feel good films and TV shows about / with disorder, beach, love and romance, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, crimes, female nudity, swimming pool and romance plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in France, USA, UK and other countries.
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french riviera movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as french riviera: Riviera (2017), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988), Priceless (2006), An Easy Girl (2019), Black Girl (1966), Love Is a Ball (1963), Ca$h (2008), The Good Thief (2002), The Tuche Family (2011), Moomins on the Riviera (2014).

List of movies set in french riviera

 6.6
 6K
Riviera (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After newlywed Georgina's billionaire husband Constantine is killed in a yacht explosion, she is shocked to discover the fortune and lifestyle he maintained was surrounded by violence, lies and murder. She soon must step out of her comfort zone ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, exciting, serious, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: money laundering, female nudity, organized crime, murder, husband wife relationship, false identity, blackmail, forgery, obsession, deception, secrets, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: french riviera
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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.
Style: twists and turns, clever, witty, humorous, talky ...
Plot: con artists, farce, bet, rivalry, cons and scams, manipulations, casino, high society, paralysis, wheelchair, competition, roulette ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: french riviera, france, europe, south of france, riviera ...
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 7.0
 30K
Priceless (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A beautiful young gold-digger mistakes a lowly hotel clerk as a rich and therefore worthwhile catch.
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, lifestyle, love and romance, fall in love, resort, romance, mistaken identity, farce, gigolo, materialism, cons and scams, greed ...
Time: contemporary
Place: french riviera, france, europe, cote d'azur, nice france ...
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 5.5
 3K
An Easy Girl (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Naïma has just turned 16. This summer, she will have to decide what she wants from life if she doesn’t want to miss out. Then her cousin Sofia arrives, with an amazing body and a dangerously seductive lifestyle. Naïma desires only to follow her ...
Style: erotic, realistic, scenic, controversial, melancholic ...
Plot: 16 year old, summer vacation, sea, coming of age, female nudity, older man younger woman sex, seductress, oral sex, teenage girl, seaside, sex scene, skinny dipping ...
Place: french riviera, south of france
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 7.4
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Black Girl (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Senegal, France
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Eager to find a better life abroad, a Senegalese woman becomes a mere governess to a family in southern France, suffering from discrimination and marginalization.
Style: emotional, sincere, bleak, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: master servant relationship, maid, racism, power relations, confined, immigrants, life is a bitch, society, misfit, master and servant, suffering, disintegration ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: french riviera, france, africa, europe, southern france ...
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 6.1
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Love Is a Ball (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Etienne makes a good living out of marrying off poor but titled young men to rich but untitled young ladies. Millicent is now in his sights on the Riviera, and Grand Duke Gaspar is the bait. But what if Millicent starts to fancy planted chauffeur ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night
Plot: poor, rich and poor, fall in love, social differences, eligible bachelor, couples, power relations, disorder, master and servant, unlikely couple, society, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: french riviera, europe, france
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 6.0
 4K
Ca$h (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man meets up with two "good guys" to recover what is unlawfully his, taking them on his whirlwind ride, doing things they never would have imagined, just to survive.
Style: semi serious, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: heist, manipulation, police, traitor, cons and scams, master criminal, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, undercover, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: french riviera, france, europe
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 6.5
 10K
The Good Thief (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Ireland, Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A compulsive gambler plans the heist of his life - a priceless collection of art from the world-class Casino Riviera in Monte Carlo.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, heist, betrayal, one last job, criminal, forgery, drug abuse, perfect crime, buddies, law enforcement, cons and scams, gambling ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: french riviera, monte carlo, france, europe, new york ...
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The Tuche Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyone in the village of Bouzolles knows the Tuche family, who live by the philosophy "Man is not made to work." Despite their lack of money, they strive to be happy... that is, until their hand-to-mouth existence is turned on its head. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Plot: social differences, lottery, life turned upside down, eccentric family, fish out of water, society, family life, culture clash, misfit, family relations, disorder, wealth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, france, monaco, europe, cote d'azur ...
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Moomins on the Riviera (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Finland, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The Moomins along with Little My and Snorkmaiden had a sea journey that after storms and desert island dangers leads the family to Riviera, the place that takes their unity to the test.
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, friends, social relations, disorder, family relations, youth, escapades, family, family life, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Place: french riviera, riviera
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Bedtime Story (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Benson, is a Casanova who tricks women into having sex with him before leaving them. He is content with his game until he meets Jamison, a real operator who poses as an exiled prince and not only gets women to share his bed but also to give him ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, dark humor, cynical ...
Plot: gigolo, rivalry, bet, prince, farce, seduction, con artists, manipulation, sexual relations, bank, heist, switching roles ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: french riviera, riviera
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 7.0
 2K
Joy House (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A small-time con man on the run from the gangster husband of his girlfriend hides out in a strange, brooding mansion run by two mysterious women. There he finds himself trapped in deception between the two women. Shot on location in the French ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: femme fatale, on the run, cons and scams, sexual content, uncontrollable, estate, couples, criminal's revenge, siblings relations, friendship, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: french riviera, monte carlo, cote d'azur, south of france, nice france
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The Brice Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wannabe surfer parties on the French Riviera while awaiting the perfect wave.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, buddy comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, surfer, disorder, contests and competitions, life turned upside down, failed attempt, thirtysomething life, surf, surfing, comedy of errors, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, france, riviera, europe, mediterranean sea ...
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 5.4
 563
Family Hero (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story of a cabaret in Nice called "Le perroquet bleu" ("The blue parrot"). The innkeeper, Gabriel, dies at the beginning of the movie and leave his business to his godchildren : Nino and Marianne, whom father had been taken ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: family relations, introspection, workplace, lifestyle, love and romance, jazz, nightclub, nightlife, family business, wooing, hopes, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, france
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Sophia Antipolis (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Sophia Antipolis: a technopole on the French Riviera, a place where dreams should come true. But fear and despair lurk beneath the surface. Under a deceitful sun, five lives map out the haunting story of a young woman: Sophia.
Plot: seaside, breaking and entering, plastic surgery, swimming pool, feather, fire, candle, night, beach, bare breasts, classroom, tent ...
Place: french riviera, south of france
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The Swimming Pool (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set in a magnificent villa near a sun-drenched St. Tropez, lovers Jean-Paul and Marianne are spending a happy, lazy summer holiday. Their only concern is to gratify their mutual passion - until the day when Marianne invites her former lover and his ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, sexy, contemplative ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, murder, haunted by the past, nudity (full frontal - brief), crime, deadly, graphic violence, crimes of passion, couples, uninhibited rivalry, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: french riviera, southern france, south of france, france, europe ...
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In the Name of My Daughter (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 1976 in Nice, Agnes, the daughter of the owner of the Palais de la Méditerranée, falls in love with an older lawyer.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: casino, crimes, intrigue, rivalry, fall in love, love affair, parents and children, obsession, betrayal, family relations, murder suspect, lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 2000s
Place: france, french riviera, nice france, geneva switzerland, south of france
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 5.8
 13K
The Love Punch (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Retirement at last! Middle-aged and divorced, company owner Richard Jones is looking forward to a worry-free existence as he arrives at his office on his last day of work. Much to his dismay, he discovers that the management buyout of his company ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, reluctant partners, unlikely partners, vengeance, bankruptcy, romance, renewed love, couples, disorder, love and romance, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, french riviera, paris france, cote d'azur
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The Troops of St. Tropez (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The ambitious police officer Cruchot (Louis de Funès) is transferred to St. Tropez. He's struggling with crimes such as persistent nude swimming, but even more with his teenage daughter, who's trying to impress her rich friends by telling ...
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, light, satirical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: comedy of errors, nun, gendarme, goofy hero, incompetent police, overbearing, crime, crimes, fighting crime, officers and cadets, disorder, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: france, french riviera, cote d'azur, riviera, saint tropez ...
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Never Say Never Again (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, West Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear blackmail. But Bond has an ally in Largo's girlfriend, the willowy Domino, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, witty, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, island, terrorism, motorcycle chase, world domination, undercover, secret agents, race against time, heroes, british secret service, scuba diving ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, bahamas, europe, france, england ...
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Endangered Species (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The fates of three entwined families. Joséphine and Tomas have just got married. It was a joyful celebration. But soon, Joséphine’s parents will discover a darker side lurking behind the couple’s sunny happiness. Meanwhile, Mélanie tells her ...
Plot: newlyweds, father daughter relationship, pregnant woman, murder, seaside, older man younger woman relationship, car fire, older man younger woman, pistol, husband wife relationship, christmas eve, gun ...
Place: french riviera, south of france
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The Garden of Eden (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young American writer completes his service in WWI and travels across Europe with his wife and her attractive Italian girlfriend. Based on the novel by Ernest Hemingway.
Style: sexy, realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, young lovers, romance, couples, sexual relations, writer's life, artists and showbiz, honeymoon, jealousy, infidelity, sex scene, intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s
Place: spain, french riviera, europe, madrid
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 6.1
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Lusty Lovers (1971)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ruth and Michel separate after Ruth finds another man, Paul. Ruth and Paul go to her sunny, idyllic beach side villa to spend summer. They are having a great time together, and then things start happening. The brakes of the car fail, and Ruth ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, intrigue, rivalry, mystery, betrayal, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), couple relations, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, french riviera
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 6.3
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Going Away (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two unlikely friends — a supply teacher and a lonely young boy suspended between two estranged parents — embark on a weekend motorcycle voyage full of surprises and unforeseen consequences in this surprisingly tough, unsentimental drama.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, touching, captivating ...
Plot: haunted by the past, redemption, hopes, love, weekend, loneliness, loan shark, dysfunctional family, family problems, female director, wealthy family, debt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, french riviera, south of france
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The Troops in New York (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The second installment of Gendarmes series, tells the story of Sergeant Cruchot (Louis De Funes), who, together with his faithful comrades, has been sent to the International Congress of Gendarmerie in N.Y.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, comedy of errors, law enforcement, goofy hero, nothing goes right, track down, stowaway, misfit, disorder, family relations, chase, gendarme ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, usa, new york, europe, french riviera ...
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Under the Cherry Moon (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two friends from Miami are in the French Riviera enjoying life by scamming money off of rich women. One day, they read about a young woman set to inherit $50 million from her father. At first, Tricky has Christopher Tracy talked into romancing her ...
Style: stylized, humorous, realistic, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: mediterranean, love, romance, artists and showbiz, performer's life, rising to stardom, prostitute, ambition, music band, love and romance, crime gone awry, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, french riviera, riviera, nice france
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Looking for Simon (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Simon, a young German doctor who lives and works in Marseille, goes missing. His appartment is empty. His mother Valérie is desperate. She doesn't understand the reason of his disappearance. Therefore she asks Jens, Simon's former ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: missing person, gender, introspection, parents and children, family relations, ex boyfriend, missing son, romance, gay, society, couples, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, french riviera, europe, marseille
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Journey to the West (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Taiwan
Duration: 56 min.
Story: A Buddhist monk walks barefoot and incredibly slowly through Marseille – so slowly, that his progress is barely perceptible and he becomes a calming influence in the midst of the town’s goings-on.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: clergy, solitude, monk, self discovery, introspection, journey, urban, buddhist monk, no dialogue
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: marseille, france, french riviera, europe
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Magic in the Moonlight (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.
Style: twists and turns, humorous, romantic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, magic, love and romance, fall in love, cons and scams, wizards and magicians, fish out of water, dishonesty, seance, clairvoyant, love story, provence ...
Time: 1920s, 30s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: france, cote d'azur, french riviera, zurich switzerland, berlin germany ...
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 5.5
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St. Tropez (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Three beautiful friends, sensitive doctor Laure, ambitious lawyer Caroline and American model Jessica, live and love in Saint-Tropez beach resort, on the French Riviera.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, strong female presence, friends, love and romance, best friends, romance, male female relationship, beach, female nudity, marriage, provence, sun ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, french riviera, riviera, saint tropez
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