Movies and TV shows set in tucson arizona

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in tucson arizona ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, feel good, entertaining and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with mentor, dialogue, storytelling, friendship, runaway, catastrophe, kiss, redemption, culture clash and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Mexico, Japan and other countries.
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tucson arizona movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as tucson arizona: The Last Man on Earth (2015), Ramon the Mexican (1966), Dollhouse (2009), Desert Saints (2002), Rough Night in Jericho (1967), Hey Dude (1989), Ghost Adventures (2008), Sons of Tucson (2010), Hondo (1967), Eating Out (2004).

List of movies set in tucson arizona

The Last Man on Earth (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The year is 2022, and after an unlikely event, only one man is left on earth: Phil Miller, who used to be just an average guy who loved his family and hated his job at the bank. Now, in his RV, Phil searches the country for other survivors.
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous, exciting, sitcom ...
Audience: family outing, teen comedy
Plot: survival, couples, alone in the world, chaos, danger, partners, disorder, post apocalypse, virus, odd couple, survivor, desert ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa, tucson arizona, arizona
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Ramon the Mexican (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ramon avenges his brother's murder and kills the Baxter Family. The surviving Slim Baxter joins for his revenge a troubled gang, which has also a lot to settle with Ramon. Source: SWDB www.spaghetti-western.net
Plot: banquet, drunkenness, wound, criminal, showdown, arizona territory, veil, cigar smoking, gunfight, winchester rifle, revolver, dancing ...
Place: arizona, tucson arizona
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 7.7
 46K
Dollhouse (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Dollhouse is an American science fiction television series that revolves around a corporation running numerous underground establishments across the globe which program individuals referred to as "Actives" with temporary personalities and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, tense
Plot: memory loss, undercover, mysterious character, self discovery, uncover truth, human nature, innocence lost, special agents, fbi, moral ambiguity, manipulation, mind control ...
Time: future
Place: usa, california, los angeles, tucson arizona
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Desert Saints (2002)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kiefer Sutherland is a hard-edged hit man. Known as the world's best professional killer, Sutherland is living a life of detached solitude when he is given an assignment that pairs him up with a sultry hitchhiker (Melora Walters). Before long, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, manhunt, investigation, undercover, betrayal, murder, fbi, crimes, kidnapping, on the run, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s
Place: mexico, latin america, tucson arizona, arizona
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Rough Night in Jericho (1967)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The only business in the Wild West town of Jericho that corrupt sheriff Alex Flood doesn't control behind the scenes is the stagecoach owned by tough-willed widow Molly Lang and her right-hand man, Hickman. Former marshal Dolan, recently hired ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, old west, gang, small town life, righting the wronged, gory, graphic violence, anti hero, heroes, anti heroes, rivalry, danger ...
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, california, boston, texas ...
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 7.1
 3K
Hey Dude (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hey Dude is an American Western comedy series that aired from 1989 to 1991. The show was broadcast on the Nickelodeon network, and aired reruns on Nickelodeon until early 1999, and now on TeenNick ever since late 2011. Hey Dude was ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, partners, adventure, workplace, family, americana, boss and employee, workplace situations, farm, friends, native americans, dating ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
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What Ever Happened to Aunt Alice? (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As Aunt Alice, Ruth Gordon applies for the job of housekeeper in the Tucson, Arizona home of widow Claire Marrable in order to find out what happened to a missing widowed friend, Edna Tilsney. The crazed Page, left only a stamp album by her husband, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: wheelchair, amateur detective, strong female presence, master and servant, aging, investigation, deadly, mystery, crimes, danger, woman in danger, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona, tucson arizona
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Ghost Adventures (2008)
Genre: Documentary, History, Reality-TV
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Paranormal investigator Zak Bagans and his crew, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin, search for haunted locations both domestically and internationally. During their investigations, Zak and crew acquaint themselves with the general area; interview locals ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: ghost, investigation, paranormal activity, ghost story, paranormal phenomena, uncover truth, supernatural, mysterious place, search, isolation, nobody believes, reality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, new mexico, tucson arizona, arizona, yuma arizona
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Sons of Tucson (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sons of Tucson is a family comedy about three brothers who hire a charming, wayward schemer to stand in as their father when their real one goes to prison. What begins as a business relationship evolves into something more complex and compelling: a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cons and scams, family relations, youth, friendship, family, disorder, brother brother relationship, siblings relations, mischievous children, single parent, eccentric family, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
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 7.3
 156
Hondo (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hondo is a 17-episode Western television series starring Ralph Taeger that aired in the United States on ABC during the 1967 fall season. The series was produced by Batjac Productions, Inc., Fenady Associates, Inc., and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ...
Plot: custody, arizona territory, hostage, silver mine, cattle, dog, barbershop, father in law, government, ghost town, u.s. cavalry, school ...
Time: 1870s
Place: tucson arizona, mexico, arizona, yuma arizona
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 5.8
 6K
Eating Out (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After getting dumped by his girlfriend Tiffani (Rebekah Kochan), Caleb (Scott Lunsford) commiserates with his roommate Kyle (Jim Verraros), who notes that while he has trouble getting the men he wants he could get any woman because he's gay.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, sexy, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, love triangle, best friends, fall in love, teenage love, looking for love, mistaken identity, couples, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, lifestyle, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tucson arizona
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 7.6
 361K
Sicario (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Hong Kong
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young female FBI agent joins a secret CIA operation to take down a Mexican cartel boss, a job that ends up pushing her ethical and moral values to the limit.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, intense, bleak ...
Plot: moral dilemma, cia, tough girl, black ops, drug cartel, neo noir, swat team, u.s. mexico border, special agents, fbi, mercenary, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, texas, arizona, el paso texas ...
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All About Steve (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After one short date, a brilliant crossword constructor decides that a CNN cameraman is her true love. Because the cameraman's job takes him hither and yon, she crisscrosses the country, turning up at media events as she tries to convince him ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: blind date, crossword puzzle, romance, wooing, looking for love, on the road, love and romance, blind ambition, optimism, hostage situation, weirdo, mine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
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A Stranger to Love (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this Hallmark story, Allan is a normal middleaged man with a wife and two kids. When Alan is suddenly attacked one night, he loses his memory, leading his family to believe that he is dead.
Plot: missing husband, memory loss, car thief, missing person, homecoming, car theft, presumed dead, heist, father son relationship, person in a car trunk, knocked unconscious, kitchen ...
Place: tucson arizona
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Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're instantly rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: prank, college, student life, teenage life, friends, disorder, youth, rivalry, misfit, nerds, underdog, pursuit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
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 7.0
 278K
Public Enemies (2009)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger's charm and audacity endear him to much of America's downtrodden public, but he's also a thorn in the side of J. Edgar Hoover and the fledgling FBI. Desperate to capture the elusive outlaw, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, bank robbery, gunfight, criminal heroes, master criminal, shooting, crime, chase, organized crime, crimes, special agents, fbi ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 70s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, south dakota, ohio ...
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 6.7
 44K
The Matador (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Mexico, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of Danny Wright, a salesman forever on the road, veers into dangerous and surreal territory when he wanders into a Mexican bar and meets a mysterious stranger, Julian, who's very likely a hit man. Their meeting sets off a chain of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspense, talky ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, assassination, salesman, businessman, stranger, midlife crisis, crime, deal, disorder, crimes, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, mexico city, latin america, denver colorado, tucson arizona ...
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The Magnificent Seven Ride! (1972)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Chris Adams turns down a friend's request to help stop the depredations of a gang of Mexican bandits. When his wife is killed by bank robbers and his friend is killed capturing the last thief, Chris feels obligated to take up his ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pardon, van, dynamite, criminal heroes, partners, chases and races, gang, confined, crimes, escapades, buddies, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tucson arizona, sonora, mexico, arizona
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Just One of the Guys (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Terry Griffith loses her high school's writing competition, she's convinced that it's because she's a girl. So Terry decides to change high schools and pose as a boy to prove her point. Her brother, Buddy, helps her pass as ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cross dressing, high school, switching roles, hidden identity, sexism, adolescence, college, romance, goofy hero, disorder, fish out of water, school ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, tucson arizona, arizona, phoenix arizona, new jersey
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Junior Bonner (1972)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: McQueen is Junior Bonner, an aging rodeo champ who returns to his home town to participate in the annual rodeo. He finds his family estranged, does what he can to help, and then moves on ... after some good rodeo riding and a few brawls.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: bar fight, family relations, womanizer, jeep, redemption, truck, hopes, bittersweet, parents and children, old west, father son relationship, hospital ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: arizona, usa, california, el paso texas, dallas texas ...
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 6.0
 12K
Grind (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Four skaters follow their idol on his summer tour in an attempt to get noticed, get sponsored, and become stars themselves.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: skateboarding, friendship, skateboard, lifestyle, ambition, rivalry, underdog, partners, contests and competitions, friendship between men, road trip, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: england, europe, london, chicago illinois, tucson arizona ...
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 4.7
 9K
Full Frontal (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A contemporary comedy set in Los Angeles, Full Frontal traces the complicated relationship among seven friends as they deal with the fragile connections that bind them together. Full Frontal takes place during a twenty-four hour period - a day in ...
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, actor's life, crumbling marriage, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, workplace intrigue, couple relations, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, celebrity culture, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, africa, manhattan new york city ...
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Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Led by a strange dream, scientist Aki Ross struggles to collect the eight spirits in the hope of creating a force powerful enough to protect the planet. With the aid of the Deep Eyes Squadron and her mentor, Dr. Sid, Aki must save the Earth from its ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infected, computer animation, space station, alien, scientist, military, save the world, post apocalypse, adventure, heroic mission, race against time, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new york, tucson arizona, arizona
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 7.0
 5K
Dillinger (1973)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The life of American public enemy number one who was shot by the police in 1934. After a shoot-out kills five FBI agents in Kansas City the Bureau target John Dillinger as one of the men to hunt down. Waiting for him to break Federal law they sort ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, tommy gun, prostitute, violence, murder, true crime, bandit, prison escape, gunfight, jail, gang, bank robber ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1933, year 1934
Place: usa, kansas, memphis, missouri, illinois ...
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 6.2
 161K
Deep Impact (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world. He appoints a tough-as-nails veteran astronaut to lead a joint American-Russian ...
Style: touching, serious, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic ...
Plot: end of the world, natural disaster, nasa, astronaut, catastrophe, save the world, extinction, self sacrifice, life & death, astronomer, tsunami, evacuation ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: tucson arizona, washington d.c., new york, manhattan new york city, paris france ...
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 7.0
 35K
Death Wish (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his wife is murdered by street punks, a pacifistic New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad, prowling the streets for would-be muggers after dark.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, architect, murder, vigilante, police, vengeance, crimes, crime, violence spree, obsession, rivalry, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, hawaii, arizona ...
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 3.5
 38K
Crossroads (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends get together and bury a box making a pact to open it at midnight at their high school graduation. In the little town in Georgia that they live in, things soon change. One is little miss perfect, one is an engaged prom queen, and the ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, romantic, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, on the road, virgin, teenager, teenage love, road trip, love and romance, dream, audition, pop music, singing, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, georgia, arizona, texas ...
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Can't Buy Me Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nerdy high schooler Ronald Miller rescues cheerleader Cindy Mancini from parental punishment after she accidentally destroys her mother's designer clothes. Ronald agrees to pay for the $1,000 outfit on one condition: that she will act as though ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: opposites attract, high school, cheerleading, friendship, romance, fall in love, social differences, youth, lifestyle, couples, teenage life, social climbing ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, new jersey
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Boys on the Side (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After breaking up with her girlfriend, a nightclub singer, Jane, answers a personal ad from Robin, a real estate agent with AIDS, seeking a cross-country travel partner. On their journey from New York City to Los Angeles, the two stop by Pittsburgh ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, aids, friends, pregnancy, road trip, terminal illness, on the road, self discovery, female friendship, murder, abusive boyfriend, domestic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pittsburgh, st. louis missouri, pakistan, tucson arizona, san diego california ...
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We're the Millers (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico.
Style: humorous, road movie, not serious, ridiculous, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: on the road, journey, nothing goes right, road trip, adolescence, smuggling, dishonesty, drug dealing, disorder, pretense, partners in crime, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, tucson arizona, denver colorado, new mexico
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