Movies and TV shows set in morocco

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in morocco ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, emotional and melancholic films and TV shows about / with society, runaway, danger, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, love and romance, culture clash, crimes and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Adventure genres shot in France, USA, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as morocco: The Wind and the Lion (1975), Maroc 7 (1967), Five Fingers (2006), Changing Times (2004), Hideous Kinky (1998), Babel (2006), Angelique and the Sultan (1968), Horses of God (2012), The Passage (2007), Salvation Army (2013).
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Babel (2006)
Drama
France, USA, Mexico
143 min.
 7.5
Lupin the Third: The Legend of Twilight Gemini (1996)
Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Japan
92 min.
 7.0
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Easter (2019)
Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
USA
200 min.
Sofia (2018)
Drama
France, Qatar, Belgium
80 min.
 5.4

List of movies set in morocco

The Wind and the Lion (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers. The attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, epic ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, abduction, woman in danger, confined, danger, society, hostages, daring rescue, missing person ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: morocco, africa, usa, north africa, washington d.c. ...
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 4.8
 159
Maroc 7 (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lady of a top fashion magazine doubles as a jewel thief and becomes involved in Moroccan intrigue.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, spy, espionage, crime, criminal's revenge, secret agents, witnessing a crime, heist, murder, working undercover, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: morocco
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 6.4
 7K
Five Fingers (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Martijn, an idealistic Dutch pianist, travels to Morocco to help start a food program for malnourished children. Within moments of his arrival, however, Martijn is abducted by a group of terrorists, injected with a debilitating drug, and imprisoned. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, torture, terrorist, kidnapping, chess, hostages, race against time, airport, missing person, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
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Lupin the Third: The Legend of Twilight Gemini (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Legend has it that the Twilight diamond is the key to a Moroccan treasure of immeasurable value. So when the international thief Lupin is given the Twilight in an act of faith, it's off to Morocco! But what started out as a simple in and out ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: interpol, adventure, treasure hunt, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, escapades, partners, rebellion, gang, political unrest ...
Place: morocco, africa
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Changing Times (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In Tangiers where he traveled for his work, a man finds the woman he loved, and attempts to revive their romance though it ended some 30 years earlier.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: twins, marriage, first love, couple relations, forbidden love, romance, love affair, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, lovers reunited, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa, europe, france, mcdonald's restaurant
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Hideous Kinky (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1972, disenchanted about the dreary conventions of English life, 25-year-old Julia heads for Morocco with her daughters, six-year-old Lucy and precocious eight-year-old Bea.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, melancholic, art house ...
Plot: hippie, sister, culture clash, parents and children, self discovery, family relations, lover, single parent, celebrity culture, cons and scams, love and romance, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: morocco, africa, london, england, europe
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 7.5
 267K
Babel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA, Mexico
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, bleak, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: nanny, desert, drug use, suicide, death, multiple storylines, deportation, tourist, police brutality, loss of son, doctor, tragic event ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, mexico, japan, africa, asia ...
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Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (2000)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Morocco, Tunisia, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ali, Kwita, Omar and Boubker are street kids. The daily dose of glue sniffing represents their only escape from reality. Since they left Dib and his gang, they have been living on the portside of Casablanca. They live in constant fear of Dib's ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, captivating
Plot: street kid, coming of age, gang, juvenile delinquency, urban ghetto life, urban ghetto, kids in trouble, crimes, society, youth, survival, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco, africa
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Angelique and the Sultan (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This film finds Angélique in a North African Muslim kingdom where she is now part of the Sultan's harem. The first part of the film consist of her angrily refusing to be bedded as well as their trying to literally beat some sense into her. It ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, realistic, exciting
Plot: adventure, sexual abuse, adventurer, danger, romance, escapades, heroes, master and servant, mentally challenged, daring rescue, survival, mental illness ...
Time: 17th century
Place: morocco
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Horses of God (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Tunisia, Morocco
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film follows two brothers over the course of a decade. While they begin as kids in search of thrills in the sprawling slums of Morocco’s Sidi Moumen, we witness their gradual, and ultimately shocking, radicalisation.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, danger, society, radical, drug dealer, muslim, soccer, slum, radicalism, terrorist bombing, sparring, terrorist attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: morocco
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 6.2
 448
The Passage (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the death of his girlfriend Tracy, the American Luke travels to Morocco with his British friend Adam to spend vacation and recover his loss. While in Medina, Luke meets the gorgeous Moroccan nurse Zahra and he offers to walk her home. However, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: best friends, hotel, danger, tunnel, couples, conspiracy, deception, cultural difference, tourist, plot twist, set up
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, north africa
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 5.2
 497
Salvation Army (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco, Switzerland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Abdellah is a young gay man navigating the sexual, racial and political climate of Morocco. Growing up in a large family in a working-class neighborhood, Abdellah is caught between a distant father, an authoritarian mother, an older brother whom he ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, bleak, emotional
Plot: coming of age, gays and lesbians, self discovery, teenage life, gender, youth, parents and children, family relations, college graduate, teenage boy, father son relationship, gay student ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: morocco, switzerland, geneva switzerland
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The Living Daylights (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond helps a Russian General escape into the west. He soon finds out that the KGB wants to kill him for helping the General. A little while later the General is kidnapped from the Secret Service leading 007 to be suspicious.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, spy, secret service, chase, escape, orchestra, freedom fighter, cello, airplane, adventure, assassination ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: morocco, england, afghanistan, czechoslovakia, africa ...
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Fox and His Friends (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Fox, a former circus performer, wins the lottery of DM 500,000 and can now have the life and things that he has always wanted. While he wants to climb up the social ladder, it isn't without turmoil, and being torn between his old working class ...
Style: bleak, sexual, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: lottery, friends, gay, gays and lesbians, friendship, fool, subculture, class conflict, carnival, betrayal, homosexuality, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: morocco, africa, munich germany, tokyo, germany
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 6.4
 3K
March or Die (1977)
Genre: Drama, War, Adventure, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The French Foreign Legion, in the early 20s, is tasked to protect a group of Archaeologists in the middle east. After scenes depicting the hardship of day-to-day Foreign Legion life, and the ragtag collection of people who join, the local Arabs take ...
Style: epic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: archaeologist, gypsy, foreign legion, desert, adventure, adventurer, soldier, wilderness, obsessive quest, village, rescue, war ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: morocco, africa, middle east
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 6.3
 695
Exit Marrakech (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When 17-year-old Ben visits his father Heinrich in Marrakech, it is the start of an adventurous journey through a foreign country with a picturesque charm and a rough beauty where everything appears possible — including the chance that father and ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: parents and children, youth, self discovery, estrangement, coming of age, escapades, family problems, family relations, defiant, society, interracial relations, conflict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa
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 6.4
 281
Unveiled (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Using the natural beauty and mystique of Marrakech, Morocco as a backdrop, Stephanie uses herself as bait to discover the sadistic murderer of her childhood friend. C.I.A. agents Peter Masters and Jeremy Avery lead her on an erotic and intriguing ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, psychological
Plot: serial killer, crimes, eroticism, deadly, dishonesty, buddies, special agents, intrigue, vengeance, woman in danger, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco, africa, malibu california
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 258
Angel at Sea (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Louis is a twelve year old boy who lives with his parents and older brother in southern Morocco. Louis is very happy until the day his father shares a secret with him.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: innocence lost, coming of age, parents and children, mental illness, youth, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, misfit, climbing a tree, soccer, fear of death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa, seaport, atlantic ocean
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The Bag of Flour (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Morocco
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this beautifully-shot epic traces the life of Sarah, from her early years in a Catholic orphanage in 1970s Belgium, through her rebellious, poverty-stricken teens in a village in the Atlas mountains of Morocco.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: society, coming of age, feminism, rebelliousness, teenage love, discrimination, political unrest, teenage life, revolution, gender, love and romance, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, year 1975, year 1984
Place: morocco, middle east, belgium
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 4.2
 9K
Ishtar (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the CIA, the Emir of Ishtar, and the rebels trying to overthrow his regime
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Plot: on the road, fish out of water, singer, desert, hotel, friendship, politics, adventure, folk, nothing goes right, escape, wilderness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, morocco, middle east, texas
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 6.5
 457
Atlantic. (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Morocco, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Moroccan fisherman sets off on an epic journey towards Europe on his wind surfboard. But the pursuit of dreams does not come without sacrifice.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: starting over, on the road, human spirit, village, hopes, ocean or sea, unfulfillment, immigrants, village life, family life, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa
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Dead of Summer (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman left alone in Morocco by her architect husband begins to lose her mind.
Style: twist ending, psychological
Plot: architect, suicide attempt, colonialism, black maid, female voyeur, blow up doll, clinic, police inspector, crime scene, reconstruction, tape recorder, wife murders husband ...
Place: morocco
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Highlander: The Final Dimension (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Starts off in the 15th century, with Connor McLeod (Christopher Lambert) training with another immortal swordsman, the Japanese sorcerer Nakano (Mako). When an evil immortal named Kane (Mario Van Peebles) kills the old wizard, the resulting battle ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: immortality, good versus evil, adventure, archaeologist, master villain, master warrior, supernatural ability, vengeance, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 18th century ...
Place: new york, morocco, japan, scotland, asia ...
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 6.8
 173K
Hanna (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe. Tracked by a ruthless operatives, she faces startling revelations about her existence and questions about her humanity.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, young heroes, chase, vengeance, hitman, on the run, training, undercover, assassin, spy, female killer, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, morocco, africa, europe, germany ...
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 6.8
 3K
Exiles (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Music
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: One day Zano suggest a crazy idea to his companion Naïma: travel across France and Spain down to Algeria, where they might ultimately come to know the land their parents once had to flee.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, road movie
Plot: self discovery, on the road, desert, village, infidelity, homecoming, stowaway, exile, hysteria, promiscuity, parents and children, village life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, spain, africa, europe, france ...
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And Now... Ladies and Gentlemen... (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A jazz singer and a British jewel thief are brought together by their mutual desire to forget the past.
Style: clever, stylized, epic, serious, realistic ...
Plot: master criminal, romance, heist, memory loss, terminal illness, love affair, fall in love, crimes, dishonesty, mystery, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, france, africa, england, europe ...
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Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 233 min.
Story: The true story of one of the richest women in America - heiress to the Woolworth fortune. She had vast wealth and seven husbands, but never found lasting love.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: wealth, crumbling marriage, downfall, historical figure, tragedy, hedonism, rise and fall, rise to the top, couple relations, infidelity, rich and poor, social differences ...
Place: denmark, morocco, africa, england, europe
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 2K
The Clone (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Brazil
Duration: 45 min.
Story: O Clone is a Brazilian TV Series/Telenovela that ran on the Rede Globo Network from October 1, 2001 to June 15, 2002, airing 221 episodes.
Plot: love triangle, muslim, marriage, temptation, sin, romance, time paradox, islam, cloning, jealousy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drugs ...
Place: brazil, morocco
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Brideshead Revisited (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Morocco
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Based on Evelyn Waugh's 1945 classic British novel, Brideshead Revisited is a poignant story of forbidden love and the loss of innocence set in England prior to the Second World War.
Style: epic, clever, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: friendship, friends, innocence, loss, couples, fall in love, couple relations, love triangle, siblings relations, love and romance, society, longing ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: england, morocco, europe, london
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Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Emmi Kurowski, a cleaning lady, is lonely in her old age. Her husband died years ago, and her grown children offer little companionship. One night she goes to a bar frequented by Arab immigrants and strikes up a friendship with middle-aged mechanic ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: racism, foreigner, romance, immigrants, fall in love, german, wife husband relationship, unsociability, parent child relationship, urban, unlikely couple, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, morocco, europe, west germany, munich germany
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