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, serious, semi serious, sexy, humorous and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with love and romance, couples, female nudity, photograph, kiss, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, male nudity, love and family relations plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Spain, France, UK and other countries.
madrid
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madrid movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as madrid: Clandestine (2007), Numbered Days (1994), Little Ashes (2008), Broken Embraces (2009), Extraterrestrial (2011), Open Your Eyes (1997), Physical or Chemical (2008), Wait for Me in Heaven (1988), The Crack (1981), The Weakness of the Bolshevik (2003).

List of movies set in madrid

 5.6
 526
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, psychological, tense, rough ...
Plot: terrorism, bomb, crimes, love affair, life is a bitch, confined, betrayal, police, youth, criminal heroes, crime, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
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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, crimes, romance, fall in love, couples, deadly, danger, drug dealing, drug addict, cop killer ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 6.5
 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, exciting, factual ...
Plot: friendship, poet, exhibitionism, friends, political unrest, student, surrealism, coming of age, romance, writer's life, lifestyle, buddies ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1936, 1930s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, andalusia, morocco ...
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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: stylized, emotional, sentimental, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, obsession, love triangle, jealousy, destructive relationship, neo noir, filmmaking, blind character, actress, love, couple relations, romance ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: madrid, spain, europe, ibiza
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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, atmospheric, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: ufo, alien invasion, alien encounter, couples, love triangle, disorder, love and romance, supernatural, friendship, urban, space and aliens, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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 7.8
 63K
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, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic ...
Plot: psychiatrist, disfigurement, love triangle, paranoia, jealousy, doctor, nightmare, memory loss, dreams, mystery, love and romance, party ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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Physical or Chemical (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
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: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: gay teenager, youth, teachers and students, power relations, dedicated educator, workplace situations, teenage life, high school life, love, bullying, friendship, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, europe, spain
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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, semi serious, realistic, captivating, biting ...
Plot: satire, politics, society, hidden identity, dishonesty, state affairs, switching roles, kidnapping, disorder, palace, civil war, politician ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: madrid, spain
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 7.3
 1K
The Crack (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 131 min.
Story: German Areta "The Louse", is an ex-cop detective with a tiny office in a part of Madrid going to seed. Areta is trying to track down a young woman who has disappeared into the world of high-class courtesans in the city, and he is told to ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, neo noir, prostitution, crimes, investigation, crime, missing person, uncover truth, track down, mystery, neo-noir, photograph ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain, new york
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The Weakness of the Bolshevik (2003)
Genre: Drama
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: disturbing, emotional, touching, psychological, serious ...
Plot: girl man relationship, family relations, obsession, forbidden love, siblings relations, stalking, life turned upside down, death of child, intergenerational friendship, teenage girl, older man younger woman relationship, middle aged man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
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The Misfits Club (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: humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, teenage love, teenage life, introspection, high school life, social relations, youth, fight, humiliation, bullying, mother daughter relationship, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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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: touching, emotional, stylized, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, birthday, transplant, transsexual, aids, friends, friendship, redemption, lesbian, nurse, letter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: barcelona, spain, madrid, barcelona spain
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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: offbeat, humorous, surreal, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, social misfits, social relations, friends, haunted by the past, hotel, immigrants, misfit, society, paradise, sale, widower ...
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: hitman, state affairs, undercover, crimes, assassination, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal, haunted by the past, track down, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962, year 1946
Place: madrid, spain, europe, warsaw poland
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 6.2
 162
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: sexual, touching, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, friends, couples, optimism, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), parents and children, custody ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1995
Place: madrid, spain
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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: sincere, thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: politics, male prostitute, vandalism, militant, love triangle, murder, blackmail, hospital, infidelity, hustler, hidden camera, one night stand ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, venice
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Under the Stars (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Selfish, opportunistic Benito returns to his home in Navarre when he learns that his father is dying. There, he reconnects with his younger brother Lalo, a metal sculptor who is emotionally needy. Benito also develops a surprising bond with Ainara, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, touching
Plot: family in crisis, family relations, family problems, lifestyle, youth, self discovery, siblings relations, pretense, high maintenance, mentally unstable, dealing with death, career change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
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 7.0
 1K
Fast, Fast (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Angela begins to hang around with Pablo and his gang of young robbers.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, robbery, bank robbery, graphic violence, fall in love, danger, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, society, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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I Love You Baby (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Marcos, a boy looking sad and long-term projects, comes to the big city with the intention to find himself. The first thing is love. Falls in love with Daniel, a talented actor who continually seeks opportunities to prove it. This love newborn ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, touching ...
Plot: rise to the top, love affair, misfit, unlikely couple, life turned upside down, couples, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, immigrants, sexual relations, gender bending, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, dominican republic
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 4.8
 176
Spanish Fly (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman journalist, Zoe, knows better than to go into a story with her mind already made up. But that's exactly what she does when she heads off to Spain to write about its men and their macho take (as she sees it) on relationships. As she ...
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, erotic, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: translator, pregnancy, strong sexual content, transsexual, journalism, transvestism, singleness, twentysomething life, love affair, romance, media, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, new york, switzerland, greece ...
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 6.4
 7K
Kidnapped (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three hooded Eastern-European criminals burst into a home in a Madrid gated community, holding the family hostage in its own home, and forcing the father to empty his credit cards. But the family fights back - brutally.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family in danger, home invasion, hostage, crimes, danger, violence, rape, brutality, hostages, confined, family life, wrong place wrong time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 8.0
 9K
Raise Ravens (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Madrid, the orphan sisters Irene, Ana and Maite are raised by their austere aunt Paulina together with their mute and crippled grandmother after the death of their mother and their military father Anselmo. Ana is a melancholic girl, fascinated by ...
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: orphan, poison, family relations, political unrest, human nature, parents and children, siblings relations, youth, mute or deaf, coming of age, politics, sibling relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 7.4
 28K
Live Flesh (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, intense, emotional ...
Plot: strong sexual content, infidelity, lust, sexual relations, paraplegic, bus, adultery, obsession, love triangle, danger, haunted by the past, desire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, sarajevo, miami ...
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 7.3
 11K
Common Wealth (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Julia finds 300 million pesetas hidden in a dead man's house while selling an apartment. She's a 40-ish real estate agent now forced to face the wrath of a very peculiar community (of neighbors), headed by an unscrupulous administrator. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, unusual plot structure, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: real estate agent, greed, neighbor, murder, fish out of water, deadly, crime, crimes, dishonesty, stolen money, conflict, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, tokyo, brazil ...
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Girl Seeks Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 10 min.
Story: Chica Busca Chica (Girl Seeks Girl) is Spain's answer to THE L WORD, and features luscious ladies, unabashed romanticism, and clever plot twists. Nines, who bartends at the local dyke bar, hops into bed with adorable Monica but flees when ...
Style: witty, atmospheric, humorous, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, femme fatale, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, sexual relations, looking for love, looking for sex, love and romance, romance, gender, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, europe, spain
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 6.2
 492
Love of Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set in Madrid, Spain, this engaging comedy chronicles the complex relationship between single female Esperanza (Loles León), who can't buy a date, and her best friend Ramón (Andrea Occhipinti), a gay divorce attorney whose bed is never empty. ...
Style: feel good, sexual, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, coming out, friends, wedding, lifestyle, youth, love and romance, gender, romance, gays and lesbians, gender bending, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 6.0
 818
Boystown (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Victor works in a real estate agency in the well-known Chueca neighborhood of Madrid. He hides a terrible secret: he makes apartments available for sale by murdering the old ladies owners that live in them. Then, refurbishes and decorates the ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, gay couple, who done it, parents and children, family relations, couples, gender, gentrification, real estate agent, inheritance, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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 7.9
 103K
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, emotional, sincere, captivating, surreal ...
Plot: friendship, rape, suicide, tragic love, hospital, coma, obsession, tragic event, ballet, impossible love, power of love, self destructing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, jordan, latin america
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 7.6
 93K
To Return (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) works and lives Madrid with her husband Paco and daughter Paula. Her sister Sole (Lola Dueñas) lives nearby and they both miss their mother Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their ...
Style: twists and turns, emotional, humorous, psychological, touching ...
Plot: loneliness, death, secret, village, family relations, ghost, haunted by the past, parents and children, life is a bitch, women, uncover truth, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, venezuela, barcelona 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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, prostitution, friendship, comedy of errors, looking for love, lifestyle, disorder, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love, dishonesty, internet dating ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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