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 suspenseful films and TV shows about / with female nudity, love and romance, photograph, male nudity, police, friendship, couples, kiss, death and love plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Spain, France, UK and other countries.
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madrid movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as madrid: The Crack (1981), All About My Mother (1999), Clandestine (2007), The Deputy and the Congressman (1978), Numbered Days (1994), November (2003), Fast, Fast (1981), Raise Ravens (1976), Live Flesh (1997), Open Your Eyes (1997).

List of movies set in madrid

 7.4
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, neo noir, prostitution, uncover truth, crime, crimes, missing person, track down, mystery, investigation, neo-noir, card playing ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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, captivating ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, birthday, lesbian, aids, transsexual, transplant, friendship, redemption, nurse, psychiatrist, doctor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: madrid, spain, barcelona spain, barcelona
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 5.7
 493
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: disturbing, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: terrorism, bomb, eta, love affair, youth, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, gays and lesbians, curses spells and rituals, crime, crimes, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: realistic, thought provoking, captivating, sincere, serious
Plot: politics, murder, militant, love triangle, vandalism, hidden camera, male prostitute, hustler, blackmail, gay, politician, hospital ...
Time: 70s
Place: madrid, spain, 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: sexual, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: terrorism, prostitution, prostitute, drug dealing, danger, crimes, romance, fall in love, couples, deadly, change of heart, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: idealism, ambition, artist, artists and showbiz, anarchist, theatre group, theater, actor, pubic hair
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 7.1
 869
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, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, robbery, bank robbery, crimes, drugs/alcohol, fall in love, love and romance, criminal heroes, young heroes, crime gone awry, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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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, touching, realistic
Plot: orphan, poison, politics, political unrest, mute or deaf, siblings relations, parents and children, human nature, youth, coming of age, family relations, sibling relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 7.4
 26K
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, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: lust, strong sexual content, infidelity, adultery, suicide, basketball, paraplegic, prostitute, bus, sexual relations, obsession, disability ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, spain, europe, sarajevo, barcelona spain ...
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 7.8
 59K
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, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: psychiatrist, love triangle, paranoia, jealousy, suicide, birthday, disfigurement, nightmare, doctor, virtual reality, journey, inheritance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 7.6
 87K
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: humorous, twists and turns, psychological, touching, emotional ...
Plot: death, secret, village, ghost, haunted by the past, loneliness, family relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, uncover truth, self discovery, memory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, houston texas, venezuela ...
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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: sexy, sexual, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, roommate, prostitution, gay, sexual relations, fall in love, singleness, gays and lesbians, love and romance, infidelity, gender, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, 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, stylized, emotional, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: betrayal, obsession, jealousy, love triangle, destructive relationship, love, actress, homosexual, filmmaking, confession, secretary, neo noir ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: madrid, spain, europe, ibiza
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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, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, teachers and students, power relations, high school life, teenage life, workplace situations, dedicated educator, love, bullying, friendship, workplace, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 6.6
 8K
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, friends, political unrest, student, surrealism, coming of age, writer's life, romance, state affairs, buddies, spanish civil war ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, italy, morocco ...
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 7.2
 33K
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: sexual, erotic, sexy, captivating, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, sex, lust, lesbian, island, hopes, strong sexual content, waitress, erection, romance, lifestyle, starting over ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
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 6.2
 29K
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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: possession, solar eclipse, nightmare, crucifix, widow, family, supernatural, ouija board, demonic possession, bathtub, teenage girl, sister sister relationship ...
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, feel good, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: suicide attempt, farce, nervous breakdown, track down, couple relations, terrorist, adultery, male female relationship, frustration, female protagonist, airport, sleeping pill ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, latin america
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: social relations, misfit, society, romance, love and romance, life turned upside down, disorder, fish out of water, culture clash
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
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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, semi serious, witty
Plot: ufo, alien invasion, love triangle, urban, space and aliens, alien encounter, disorder, couples, alien
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain, madrid
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 7.1
 1K
Piedras (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The stones of the title are the dreams and burdens carried by these five women with interlinked lives. This story of decision and transformation was nominated for the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival.
Style: realistic, touching, offbeat, clever, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prostitute, road not taken, foreknowledge, hopes, working class, destiny, fashion, gender, society, feminism, family life, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, madrid
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Torrente 4: Lethal crisis (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Lethal Crisis, the world's most uncouth private eye is framed for a crime he didn't commit in the riotous fourth installment of the Torrente series.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, rivalry, vengeance, false accusation, dishonesty, disorder, investigation, frame up, misfit, anti heroes, crimes, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, europe, 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: biting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, strong sexual content, deadly, dishonesty, government agency, undercover, rivalry, state affairs, who done it, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
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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: realistic, serious, stylized, exciting, captivating
Plot: coming of age, crimes, criminal heroes, going straight, youth, kids in trouble, car chase, juvenile delinquency, crime, hopes, chases and races, child driving car ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, madrid
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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: realistic, biting, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: politics, society, dishonesty, disorder, switching roles, state affairs, kidnapping, hidden identity, shopkeeper, dictator, entrapment, pope ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: spain, madrid
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A Time for Defiance (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After the Spanish Civil War breaks out, the Prado Museum is being evacuated. One of the guards finds a painting by the master, Goya, and takes it to prevent damage to the work of art. In the interim, he meets a young lady with whom he falls in love. ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, emotional, gloomy
Plot: life is a bitch, wartime life, romance, love and romance, fall in love, obsessive quest, artist, painter, painting, spanish civil war
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: europe, spain, madrid
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More Grief Than Glory (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David is a teenager who feels he doesn't belong to a life where his family, friends and the girl he loves seem not to understand him.
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, unfulfilled love, siblings relations, nothing goes right, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, gender, friends, family relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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Excuse Me Darling, But Lucas Loved Me (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Until Lucas appeared in their lives, Dani, Carlos and Toni had a quiet life with no major concerns. They shared almost everything: the house, housework, dogs, his homosexual tendencies and debts. It was these that forced them to rent one of the ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic
Plot: murder mystery, homosexuality, love triangle, disorder, deadly, dishonesty, friends, murder, gays and lesbians, crime, comedy of errors, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid
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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: serious, emotional, bleak, captivating, tense ...
Plot: family relations, mind game, forbidden love, siblings relations, life turned upside down, rivalry, stalking, obsession, disorder, bolshevik, death of child, accidental killing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
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 6.7
 1K
Tell No One (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mattia is about to move to Madrid by his boyfriend Eduard. When the day before leaving for Spain, Eduard announces his arrival in Rome to know the "laws", Mattia must choose whether to finally come clean with his companion, or confess to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sexual
Plot: coming out, pregnancy, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gender, save the day, love and romance, family relations, gender bending, couples, womanizer, in the closet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, madrid, spain, rome italy
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