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, sexy and captivating films and TV shows about / with love and romance, couples, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, kiss, friendship, gay, love and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Spain, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as madrid: La que se avecina (2007), Clandestine (2007), Spinnin' (2007), Numbered Days (1994), Little Ashes (2008), Broken Embraces (2009), End of the Century (2019), The Opposite of Love (2011), Extraterrestrial (2011), Open Your Eyes (1997).

List of movies set in madrid

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, in-laws, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: spain, madrid
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 5.6
 569
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 ...
Plot: terrorism, crimes, love affair, confined, life is a bitch, bomb, police, betrayal, gays and lesbians, criminal heroes, youth, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
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 6.3
 176
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, sexy, touching, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, romance, couples, custody, friends, optimism, gender, parents and children, wanting a baby, sex scene, marriage ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
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: tense, serious, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: terrorism, prostitution, prostitute, romance, crimes, fall in love, couples, drug dealing, cop killer, terrorist group, drug addict, change of heart ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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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, factual, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: poet, friendship, exhibitionism, friends, political unrest, coming of age, romance, writer's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, state affairs, buddies ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, year 1936, 1930s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, italy, paris france ...
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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, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: obsession, betrayal, love triangle, jealousy, destructive relationship, filmmaking, blind character, actress, love, couple relations, romance, suffering ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s
Place: madrid, spain, europe, ibiza
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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, romantic, unusual plot structure, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: gay, cruise, tourist, lovers, lgbt, gay lead character, flashback, male nudity, latin, memory, gay interest, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: madrid, barcelona
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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, realistic, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, breakup, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, renewed love, couples, sister sister relationship, showbiz, gay, firefighter, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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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, semi serious ...
Plot: ufo, alien invasion, love triangle, alien encounter, couples, disorder, love and romance, friendship, supernatural, space and aliens, flashback, spacecraft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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 7.7
 68K
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: disfigurement, psychiatrist, nightmare, love triangle, paranoia, jealousy, doctor, memory loss, dreams, mystery, love and romance, party ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, erotic
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, gay, gay teenager, teachers and students, teenage life, high school life, love, friendship, power relations, dedicated educator, workplace situations, bullying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, europe, spain
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 7.4
 4K
Los Serrano (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Los Serrano is a Spanish television drama comedy which premiered on 22 April 2003 and aired on Telecinco. It tells the story of the Serrano family, who lives in Round Santa Justa No 133, located in the fictional neighborhood of Santa Justa, in the ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: blended family, step siblings, eccentric family, family life, teenage life, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance, friendship, youth, fall in love, family business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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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, serious, tense, touching ...
Plot: girl man relationship, older man younger woman relationship, obsession, forbidden love, siblings relations, stalking, family relations, life turned upside down, teenage girl, adult child friendship, death of child, intergenerational friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
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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: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, teenage love, teenage life, introspection, social relations, high school life, youth, fight, humiliation, mother daughter relationship, bullying, friends ...
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, uplifting ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, transsexual, birthday, lesbian, transplant, aids, friends, friendship, redemption, writers, doctor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: barcelona, spain, madrid
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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, immigrants, society, friends, social relations, hotel, haunted by the past, love, widower, transvestite ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, mexico
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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, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, sincere
Plot: politics, male prostitute, vandalism, militant, murder, love triangle, blackmail, hospital, hidden camera, one night stand, hustler, politician ...
Time: 70s
Place: madrid, spain, europe, venice
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 7.2
 1K
The Beehive (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: As in the novel of the same title from Camilo Jose Cela, "La Colmena" is a sad composition with the stories of many people in the Madrid of 1942, just the postwar of the spanish civil war. The main theme of the film is the contrast between ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: brothel, post war, ambition, society, misfit, life is a bitch, social misfits, artists and showbiz, performer's life, nudity (full frontal - brief), cafe, power relations ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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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 relations, family in crisis, family problems, lifestyle, youth, siblings relations, self discovery, pretense, high maintenance, career change, mentally unstable, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, bank robbery, robbery, disorder, kids in trouble, young heroes, society, criminal heroes, crimes, love and romance, crime gone awry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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, sexual ...
Plot: rise to the top, love affair, life turned upside down, couples, unlikely couple, misfit, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, immigrants, disorder, transvestism, babies and infants ...
Time: 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, dominican republic
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 5.0
 196
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, realistic, erotic, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: translator, pregnancy, strong sexual content, journalism, transsexual, transvestism, gender, gays and lesbians, romance, artists and showbiz, battle of the sexes, media ...
Time: 90s
Place: madrid, spain, new york, argentina, switzerland ...
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 6.4
 8K
Kidnapped (2010)
Genre: 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, tense ...
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, hostage, crimes, rape, brutality, confined, violence, family problems, wrong place wrong time, family life, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, europe, spain
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 8.0
 10K
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: realistic, serious, touching, contemplative
Plot: orphan, poison, politics, youth, coming of age, mute or deaf, family relations, human nature, political unrest, parents and children, siblings relations, sibling relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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 7.3
 12K
Common Wealth (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, 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: humorous, enigmatic, unusual plot structure, bleak, witty ...
Plot: real estate agent, stolen money, greed, murder, neighbor, dark humor, crimes, dishonesty, fish out of water, conflict, conspiracy, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, tokyo, latin america ...
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Girl Seeks Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, atmospheric, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, couple relations, lifestyle, femme fatale, couples, sexual relations, looking for love, love and romance, romance, looking for sex, gays and lesbians, lesbian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, europe, spain
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 6.2
 513
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: realistic, semi serious, sexy, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay teacher, friendship, coming out, friends, couples, thirtysomething life, wedding, youth, gender, lifestyle, romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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 7.9
 110K
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: rape, friendship, suicide, tragic love, hospital, coma, obsession, tragic event, ballet, impossible love, self destructing, power of love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, jordan, latin america
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 7.6
 99K
Volver (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, ghost, village, family relations, haunted by the past, parents and children, life is a bitch, women, self discovery, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, barcelona, 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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, prostitution, gay, looking for love, friendship, comedy of errors, lifestyle, disorder, infidelity, fall in love, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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