Movies and TV shows set in madrid

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in madrid ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, psychological, serious, humorous and disturbing films and TV shows about / with friendship, love, female nudity, gay, couples, lgbt, love and romance, sex, male nudity and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in Spain, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as madrid: End of the Century (2019), Little Ashes (2008), Open Your Eyes (1997), La que se avecina (2007), Spinnin' (2007), Broken Embraces (2009), Numbered Days (1994), The Opposite of Love (2011), Physics or Chemistry (2008), Clandestine (2007).

List of movies set in madrid

End of the Century (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two men meet in Barcelona and after spending a day together they realize that they have already met twenty years ago.
Style: sexy, captivating, sentimental, romantic, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay interest, gay erotica, gay love, gays and lesbians, cruise, tourist, male nudity, gay lead character, flashback, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: madrid, barcelona
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 6.4
 9K
Little Ashes (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: About the young life and loves of artist Salvador Dalí, filmmaker Luis Buñuel and writer Federico García Lorca.
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, factual, suspenseful ...
Plot: poet, artist, friendship, gay, gay relationship, painter, political unrest, friends, gay love, closeted homosexual, art, lgbt ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, year 1936, 1930s
Place: spain, madrid, andalusia, europe, morocco ...
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 7.7
 70K
Open Your Eyes (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranoia, disfigurement, psychiatrist, nightmare, dreams, memory loss, love, mystery, jealousy, love triangle, car accident, suicide ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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La que se avecina (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: La que se avecina is a Spanish television comedy created by Alberto Caballero, Laura Caballero and Daniel Deorador. The TV-series focusing around the inhabitants of Mirador de Montepinar, a fictional building located on the outskirts of a big city. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: neighbor, psychologist, social relations, parents and children, lifestyle, apartment building, doorman, family life, family relations, suburbs, suburban life, in-laws ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: spain, madrid
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 6.2
 178
Spinnin' (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Garate and Omar are young, gay and in love, and want to have a child. After failed attempts with their female pals, they befriend Raquel, a pregnant woman whose partner has died of aids. Sound conventional? Spinnin' is anything but.
Style: realistic, touching, sexy, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: aids, family relations, pregnancy, romance, couples, custody, optimism, friends, gender, parents and children, gay, wanting a baby ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: spain, madrid
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Broken Embraces (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie.
Style: neo noir, stylized, emotional, erotic, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, filmmaking, betrayal, jealousy, romance, love triangle, destructive relationship, tragic love, blind character, actress, couple relations, suffering ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s ...
Place: madrid, spain, ibiza, europe, canary islands
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Numbered Days (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Antonio, a gunman of the terrorist group ETA, days before making an attack, he meets Charo, a junkie of eighteen years, despite the sordid environment in which they grew up, still has the naivety. He has dedicated his life to a cause they do not ...
Style: serious, tense, suspense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: terrorism, prostitution, prostitute, romance, crimes, fall in love, drug dealing, couples, cop killer, drug addict, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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The Opposite of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An on-again/off-again couple lays out their ideas on how their relationship should work.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: breakup, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, couples, renewed love, sister sister relationship, showbiz, gays and lesbians, lgbt, firefighter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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Physics or Chemistry (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: Física o Química was a Spanish television series made by Antena 3. The first episode premiered on 4 February 2008. Before its televised broadcast, Física o Química was released on cell phones in Vodafone live! and on the official website of ...
Style: realistic, erotic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, youth, friendship, teachers and students, high school life, teenage life, gay teenager, love, teenager, bullying, power relations, bully ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, madrid, spain
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 5.6
 584
Clandestine (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three boys escape from a youth prison in Spain, and head for the city of Madrid. Xabi and Joel, both Spanish, and an Arabic boy named Driss, quickly meet up with some eccentric people on the road. Joel, and the very cute and lovable Driss have no ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: terrorism, gay, lgbt, crimes, love affair, confined, life is a bitch, bomb, gays and lesbians, police, gay interest, gay erotica ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
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Km. 0 - Kilometer Zero (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Located in Madrid's Plaza del Sol, Km. 0 is the point from which all distances in Spain are measured from the capital. In Km. 0, it is also the meeting point for a gallery of characters. Bored, affluent housewife Marga meets up with gigolo ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, mistaken identity, prostitution, comedy of errors, looking for love, friendship, lifestyle, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, disorder, gay couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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The Club of the Misunderstood (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story focuses on Valeria (Charlotte Vega), a young woman who has just moved to Madrid after the separation of their parents. In her new school, Valeria is forced to attend a meeting with the counselor who also serves other classmates. What at ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, teenage love, teenage life, introspection, bullying, mother daughter relationship, social relations, high school life, youth, teenager, fight, humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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Spanish Shame (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: Is a show about a wedding photographer, Jesús, who in fact wants to be an "artistic photographer", and his complicated relationship with his girlfriend Nuria. In his efforts to devote himself to art and to keep afloat his family and ...
Style: ironic, humorous, entertaining, light, feel good
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, working class, misfit, friendship, adultery, love, infidelity, urban setting, surrealism, irony, bad luck ...
Place: madrid
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Dafne and the Rest (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dafne and her friends are a bunch of thirty-somethings living dissatisfied lives. Frustrated in love and sex, they work in lousy jobs, trying to find themselves, and some love, in Madrid.
Style: tragicomedy, psychological, semi serious, disturbing, captivating
Plot: big city, life, coping, thirty something, social problems, society, midlife crisis, lifestyle, city life, gay, friendship, job ...
Place: madrid
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 7.3
 1K
La unidad (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: A secret unit of cops is assembled to stop a terrorist band from attacking Spain after their leader is arrested there.
Style: political, exciting, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: terrorist, police, terrorism, government, islamic terrorism, international crisis, retribution, team, police operation, investigation, attack, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: madrid
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 8.1
 4K
Riot Police (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 306 min.
TV show
Story: A fictionalised look into the human tragedy of riot police and police brutality in Spain.
Style: realistic, tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: police, conflict, urban setting, investigation, female protagonist, corruption, riot, murder, police investigation, crimes, partners, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: madrid
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 7.4
 950
Skam Spain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The series accompanies a group of 16-year-olds on the journey of their life following their day to day in real time. Dependence on social media, how they face sex, love and ruptures, religion, the search of their identity and the need to fit in.
Style: realistic, sincere, captivating, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: teenager, real life, feminist, gay, friendship, lgbt, love, high school, urban setting, adolescence, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
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Lazaro's Girlfriend (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lazarus is a Cuban appeal that makes a living in Madrid. When his girlfriend Dolores travels from Cuba to Spain to live with him, he is in prison for kidnapping and attempted rape. Dolores tries to survive with a broken heart, but his sympathy and ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating, erotic
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drug addict, cuban, relationship problems, drugs, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, life is a bitch, criminal, male female relationship, love triangle, sex scene, making love ...
Place: madrid, spain
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Carmen and Lola (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The love story of two gypsy girls.
Style: touching, thought provoking, captivating, sincere, social ...
Plot: lesbian love, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, 16 year old, gypsy, love, family relations, lgbt, romance, forbidden love, self discovery, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 837
Giants (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Gigantes is a story of fraternal love and hate. Family, drug dealing and police chases in Madrid's Gypsy underground world. The Guerrero brothers have controlled drug dealing between the Peninsula and the rest of Europe for decades. Now they ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: money, drugs, mafia, business, brotherhood, power, rivalry, drug traffic, crimes, smuggling, family relations, society ...
Place: madrid
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 7.1
 37K
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, art house, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sex, sex scene, sexual relations, erotica, lust, porn, explicit sex, island, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong sexual content, waitress, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid, mediterranean sea, malta
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 6.8
 733
The Open Door (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Rosa, is a prostitute who inherited the profession from Antonia, her mother, who thinks she is Sara Montiel and turns her daily life in a hell. Rosa does not know how to be happy. She just can not. But the unexpected arrival of a new member to her ...
Style: unusual plot structure, feel good, humorous, entertaining, light
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, friendship, russian, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, love and romance, family relations, escapades, orphan, funeral, money ...
Place: madrid
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Extraterrestrial (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyone knows what to do if one morning the sky would be absolutely full of UFOs: run as fast as you can. However, what would happen if the invasion started while you are in the flat of the girl of your dreams, the one you have just met?
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, atmospheric, witty ...
Plot: alien invasion, love triangle, alien encounter, couples, disorder, ufo, love and romance, supernatural, friendship, alien, found footage, extraterrestrial ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 7.9
 113K
Talk to Her (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.
Style: psychological, surreal, sexy, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: rape, friendship, tragic love, suicide, obsession, tragic event, female nudity, hospital, sex, loneliness, women, character study ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: spain, latin america, madrid, europe, jordan
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Wait for Me in Heaven (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pepe Soriano plays a Madrid shopkeeper who is kidnapped by henchmen of Franco in this political comedy. After his kidnapping, he is forced to become the dictator's double for many official ceremonies. Due to his long and unexplained absence, ...
Style: suspense, humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: spanish civil war, satire, politics, kidnapping, state affairs, society, switching roles, dishonesty, hidden identity, disorder, impostor, storekeeper ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
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The Weakness of the Bolshevik (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After getting into a minor traffic accident, Pablo attempts to make light of the situation by asking the driver of the other car, Sonsoles, out on a date. When she refuses and instead files an injury report, Pablo snaps and begins stalking her. He ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, serious, tense, touching ...
Plot: girl man relationship, stalking, family relations, siblings relations, obsession, forbidden love, life turned upside down, middle aged man, death of child, intergenerational friendship, teenage girl, adult child friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
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All About My Mother (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress' autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to tell the boy's father about the death of the son he never knew he had.
Style: reflective, realistic, touching, stylized, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: aids, transvestism, lesbian, prostitute, drug addiction, transsexual, friendship, lgbt, grief, women, gay, redemption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, argentina, barcelona
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The Sale of Paradise (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Many immigrants, when they arrived in Spain, thought they had found paradise, soon thwarted all their dreams of prosperity. Many of them then decided to return to their land, but not so simple. In a pension match various immigrants end up ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, surreal, light ...
Plot: friendship, misfit, social misfits, social relations, friends, immigrants, society, haunted by the past, hotel, love, widower, transvestite ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain, mexico
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Prince of Shadows (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Madrid, 1962. More than twenty years after the civil war has finished, a communist comes back to Spain to kill a traitor.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic, neo noir
Plot: spanish civil war, woman, hitman, haunted by the past, betrayal, dishonesty, undercover, state affairs, assassination, track down, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1946
Place: madrid, spain, europe, warsaw poland
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The Deputy and the Congressman (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Madrid, Roberto Orbea is a member of the Spanish communist party. He is married to Carmen, and he has been elected as Deputy in the first democratic elections in Spain. But his enemies, the fascist, know his double life. Roberto likes boys, and they ...
Style: political, thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gays and lesbians, politics, male prostitute, eroticism, seductive, hidden camera, hospital, blackmail, one night stand, hustler ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, venice
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