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, humorous, semi serious, touching and sexual films and TV shows about / with love and romance, female nudity, couples, male nudity, romance, friendship, photograph, police, kiss and love 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), The Crack (1981), To Return (2006), Open Your Eyes (1997), Broken Embraces (2009), Live Flesh (1997), November (2003), Raise Ravens (1976), Km. 0 - Kilometer Zero (2000), Numbered Days (1994).

List of movies set in madrid

 5.7
 489
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, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: terrorism, eta, bomb, crime, criminal heroes, homosexuality, crimes, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, love affair, curses spells and rituals, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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 7.3
 756
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: private detective, neo noir, prostitution, mystery, investigation, neo-noir, track down, crime, missing person, crimes, uncover truth, boxing match ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain
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 7.6
 85K
To Return (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
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: stylized, emotional, tragicomedy, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Plot: death, village, ghost, secret, family life, haunted by the past, incest, rape, child abuse, abusive father, superstition, fire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, venezuela, barcelona spain ...
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 7.8
 58K
Open Your Eyes (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 117 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, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: psychiatrist, love triangle, virtual reality, inheritance, paranoia, mystery, disfigurement, suicide, jealousy, birthday, nightmare, doctor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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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: clever, emotional, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, obsession, love triangle, jealousy, destructive relationship, love, neo noir, filmmaking, vengeance, confession, secretary, actress ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: madrid, spain, europe, ibiza
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 7.4
 25K
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: sexual, serious, psychological, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: strong sexual content, lust, adultery, sexual relations, infidelity, paraplegic, prostitute, bus, basketball, obsession, suicide, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, spain, europe, barcelona spain, kindergarten ...
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 7.8
 4K
November (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Impelled by a spirit which still preserves a patina of idealism, Alfredo arrives to Madrid with the intention to create "a performance that is free, straight from the heart, capable of making people feel alive". His concept of what acting ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: idealism, theatre group, anarchist, artists and showbiz, ambition, artist, theater, actor, pubic hair
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, europe, spain
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 8.1
 8K
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: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: orphan, human nature, parents and children, sibling relationship, siblings relations, coming of age, youth, family relations, mute or deaf, political unrest, politics, childhood trauma ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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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: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, roommate, prostitution, actress, comedy of errors, gays and lesbians, couple relations, romance, robbery, restaurant, restaurant owner, engaged couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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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, realistic, sexual, tense
Plot: terrorism, prostitution, prostitute, introspection, romance, eta, drug addict, doubt, fall in love, danger, love and romance, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 7.1
 832
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: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, robbery, bank robbery, drugs/alcohol, young heroes, teenager, juvenile delinquent, crime gone awry, kids in trouble, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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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: serious, captivating, realistic, thought provoking, sincere
Plot: politics, hospital, blackmail, hidden camera, male prostitute, hustler, politician, murder, love triangle, militant, vandalism, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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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: emotional, stylized, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, transsexual, birthday, lesbian, aids, actress, transplant, nun, redemption, friendship, autograph ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: spain, madrid, barcelona spain, barcelona
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 6.2
 26K
Veronica (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Madrid, 1990s. After making a Ouija with friends, a teenager is besieged by dangerous supernatural presences that threaten to harm her whole family. Inspired by terrifying police files never solved.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: possession, solar eclipse, nightmare, crucifix, widow, family, supernatural, ouija board, demonic possession, nun, flickering light, bathtub ...
Time: 1990s, year 1991
Place: madrid, spain
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pepa resolves to kill herself with a batch of sleeping-pill-laced gazpacho after her lover leaves her. Fortunately, she is interrupted by a deliciously chaotic series of events.
Style: humorous, witty, sexy, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: suicide attempt, farce, sleeping pill, airport, nervous breakdown, postmodernism, couples, mentally unstable, spectacle, terrorist, track down, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, madrid, latin america
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 7.0
 12K
I Want You (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sequel to "Three Steps Above Heaven". The sexy Gin (Clara Lago) is the new love of Hache (Mario Casas), but this can not forget his former girlfriend (Maria Valverde), so the love triangle is inevitable.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching, serious
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love affair, love triangle, loss of friend, teenage love, romance, rebel, friendship, starting over, haunted by the past, hopes, young adult, overcoming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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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: serious, realistic
Plot: dealing with death, self discovery, siblings relations, urban, homecoming, family problems, family relations, mentally unstable, death in the family, down on your luck, family in crisis, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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 6.2
 340
Summer Clouds (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Daniel (Roberto Enríquez), Ana (Natalia Millán), and their little boy, Manuel (Kevin Almodóvar), travel from Madrid to a resort on the Costa Brava for the summer. Ana runs into Marta (Irene Montalà of L'Auberge Espagnole), a local shopgirl ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, talky, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, mentally unstable, romance, young lovers, resort, crumbling marriage, store, obsession, couple relations, love triangle, sexual relations, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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Stories from the Kronen (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Carlos is a young student, just 21. Nice or annoying as he likes, enjoys provoking and transgreding. In the night he goes out to meet his friends in the Kronen, a bar. Every situation can be taken a little farther. There are no limits, no accepted ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: bar, youth, friends, buddies, against the rules, friendship, love and romance, couples, taking off pants, taking off underwear, homoerotic fight, naked in public ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, spain
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My Name Is Juani (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of women leave their small town and dud boyfriends behind for fun in Madrid.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: small town life, on the road, best friends, store, follow your dream, small town, friendship, suburbs, parents and children, showbiz, urban, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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 6.4
 153
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, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, gays and lesbians, gender, romance, couples, love affair, parents and children, custody, optimism, friends, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1995
Place: spain, madrid
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, sexual ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, romance, manipulations, cons and scams, gender bending, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, gender, babies and infants, immigrants ...
Time: 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, dominican republic
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The Biggest Robbery Never Told (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas Santos, named El Santo is petty thief going continuously in and out of jail. Tired of small thefts, he aims to strike a blow that makes him famous and become the star of all media. His wife Lucia, a comprehensive and sweet woman, while ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: heist, comedy of errors, criminal heroes, museum, crimes, crime, partners, disorder, misfit partners, unlikely criminals, desire for fame, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, spain
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Sleepless in Madrid (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eva, Alba y Juan are the protagonist of the story. Eva gives birth to Marina, Alba has just been left by her boyfriend. And Juan is happily married. Their paths intersect one night and their lifes will change forever.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat, touching
Plot: drugs/alcohol, couples, romance, babies and infants, introspection, love and romance, unfulfillment, insomnia, male nudity, pubic hair, female nudity
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, 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: surreal, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: friendship, misfit, society, hotel, immigrants, social misfits, haunted by the past, social relations, friends, love, transvestite, widower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, mexico
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 4.6
 151
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, translator, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, transsexual, writer's life, romance, battle of the sexes, feminism, sexual relations, singleness, gender bending ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, argentina, greece, switzerland ...
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Tea & Sangria (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jilted in Madrid, a bewildered Englishman must learn to live and love again - the Spanish way.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, fish out of water, romance, disorder, life turned upside down, love and romance, misfit, society, social relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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Murder in the Central Committee (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The plot follows a private detective, an ex communist and former CIA agent, who travels from Barcelona to Madrid to discover the identity of the assassin of the leader of the Spanish Communist party who was stabbed during a blackout while presiding ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, biting
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, strong sexual content, cia, communist party, kgb, mystery, who done it, crimes, deadly, government agency ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain
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My Quick Way Out (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Biopic of Spain's Juan Carlos Delgado "El Pera", a young delinquent in the 1980's who is a car pilot and a sport journalist nowadays.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: coming of age, crime, criminal heroes, juvenile delinquency, crimes, youth, going straight, car chase, kids in trouble, chases and races, hopes, child driving car ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, biting
Plot: politics, hidden identity, state affairs, switching roles, kidnapping, dishonesty, society, disorder, shopkeeper, entrapment, dictator, spanish civil war ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: spain, madrid
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