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, emotional, exciting and sexy films and TV shows about / with desert, danger, family relations, runaway, catastrophe, crimes, brutality, dialogue, vengeance and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as morocco: Hideous Kinky (1998), The Clone (2001), Babel (2006), The Wind and the Lion (1975), Ishtar (1987), March or Die (1977), The Passage (2007), The Adventures of Tintin (2011), Maroc 7 (1967), Five Fingers (2006).

List of movies set in morocco

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: serious, realistic, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: sister, hippie, culture clash, love and romance, single parent, celebrity culture, family relations, self discovery, cons and scams, parents and children, lover, lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: morocco, london, africa, england, europe
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 8.1
 3K
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.
Style: emotional, romantic, sexy, philosophical, sentimental
Plot: muslim, marriage, love triangle, love, cloning, temptation, escape, forced marriage, sin, true love, jealousy, loveless marriage ...
Place: morocco, brazil
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 7.4
 285K
Babel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA, Mexico, Morocco, Japan
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, thought provoking, rough, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: multiple storylines, nanny, loss of son, desert, deportation, tragic event, doctor, police brutality, family relations, redemption, depression, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, japan, mexico, asia, california ...
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, intense ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, hostage, hostages, confined, missing person, woman in danger, ransom, love and romance, danger ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: morocco, washington d.c., africa, usa, north africa ...
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 4.4
 10K
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, feel good, not serious, light, talky ...
Plot: politics, friendship, fish out of water, adventure, disorder, state affairs, misfit partners, nothing goes right, partners, satire, desert, hotel ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: morocco, africa, middle east, texas, new york
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 6.3
 3K
March or Die (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, epic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: archaeologist, foreign legion, obsessive quest, rescue, danger, adventurer, treasure hunt, heroic mission, adventure, military, gypsy, french foreign legion ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: morocco, africa, middle east
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 6.2
 462
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: twists and turns, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: danger, couples, tunnel, hotel, conspiracy, deception, tourist, cultural difference, love story, best friends, mountain, set up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: morocco, north africa
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The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, New Zealand, UK, France, Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Intrepid young reporter, Tintin, and his loyal dog, Snowy, are thrust into a world of high adventure when they discover a ship carrying an explosive secret. As Tintin is drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine suspects him of ...
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventure, adventurer, escapades, amateur detective, riddles and clues, reporter, artifact, danger, captain, dog ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s, year 1949, 1940s ...
Place: morocco, europe, north africa
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 4.9
 170
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: stylized, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, espionage, spy, mate swapping, fashion, crime, deadly, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, secret agents, safecracker, heist ...
Time: 60s
Place: morocco
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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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, fall in love, interpol, gang, adventure, partners, escapades, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, rebellion, treasure hunt ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: morocco, africa, japan
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 6.4
 8K
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: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, torture, idealism, confined, rivalry, missing person, charity, race against time, danger, deadly, presumed dead ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
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 6.4
 266
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: sincere, psychological, emotional, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: secret, mental illness, parents and children, family problems, life is a bitch, father son relationship, innocence lost, family relations, suicide, depression, hopes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa, atlantic ocean
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Changing Times (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 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, psychological, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: twins, first love, marriage, lovers reunited, dysfunctional family, romance, forbidden love, parents and children, family problems, couples, aging, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa, france, europe
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 750
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: sincere, captivating, touching, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: defiant, interracial relations, self discovery, parents and children, family problems, youth, escapades, estrangement, family relations, society, impossible love, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
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The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: horse, desert, friendship, kidnapping, adventure, family, bittersweet, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, youth, pets, daring rescue ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
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 5.9
 3K
Collision (2013)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set around a wife and husband on vacation in Morocco with the wife plotting to murder her husband with help from her lover. The plan goes terribly wrong when her lover and husband get into a terrible car accident on a remote desert road. They escape ...
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, car accident, murder, survival, chase, danger, disorder, betrayal, crimes, honeymoon, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: morocco
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 7.0
 293
Freedom (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal, Lithuania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A few fugitives... And a very, very long way to freedom.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, stylized ...
Plot: desert, communication problem, disorder, danger, fish out of water, survival, escapades, culture clash, hunger, boat chase, human nature, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: morocco, africa
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Brideshead Revisited (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Morocco, USA
Duration: 134 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: sentimental, serious, sincere, touching, emotional ...
Plot: world war two, alcohol abuse, friendship, catholicism, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, couples, love triangle, society, understanding, friends ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1930s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: england, morocco, venice, europe, london
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 5.7
 20K
Close (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A counter-terrorism expert takes a job protecting a young heiress. After an attempted kidnapping puts both of their lives in danger, they must flee.
Style: suspense, sincere, psychological, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: bodyguard, heiress, kidnapping, female warrior, strong female character, betrayal, murder, conspiracy, chase, danger, foot chase, police ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: morocco, england, sudan, africa
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 6.4
 486
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: human spirit, starting over, family life, hopes, escapades, danger, ocean or sea, social relations, family relations, immigrants, society, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa
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Rock the Casbah (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The whole family is reunited when Sofia comes back for his father's funeral. Quickly, inner problems are revealed.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: funeral, family problems, family gatherings, life turned upside down, death in the family, family life, family relations, parents and children, disorder, muslim, indoor, bittersweet ...
Place: morocco
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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: alcohol abuse, wealth, rise to the top, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, ambition, crumbling marriage, rich and poor, social differences, rise and fall, artists and showbiz, dishonesty ...
Place: morocco, denmark, england, europe, africa
Is relevant ?
 5.4
 531
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: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, youth, gay teenager, secret life, gay interest, domestic violence, father son relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: morocco, geneva switzerland, switzerland
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 5.2
 282
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: suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, intrigue, danger, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, buddies, rivalry, special agents, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco, africa, malibu california
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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, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, rebelliousness, rebellion, youth, society, love and romance, teenage love, discrimination, political unrest, feminism, orphan, little girl ...
Time: 20th century, year 1984, year 1975
Place: morocco, middle east, belgium
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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: realistic, serious, melancholic, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: lottery, gay, friends, betrayal, friendship, infidelity, promiscuity, gays and lesbians, class conflict, working class, life is a bitch, rise to the top ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: morocco, munich germany, africa, tokyo, germany ...
Is relevant ?
 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, homecoming, on the road, exile, infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, introspection, couples, hopes, social relations, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, spain, morocco, france, europe ...
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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: serious, realistic, melancholic, touching, tricky ...
Plot: memory loss, terminal illness, heist, master criminal, romance, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, couples, dangerous attraction, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, morocco, africa, europe ...
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 6.8
 188K
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: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, chase, secret agents, teenage girl, undercover, vengeance, danger, cia, hitman, young heroes, parents and children, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, morocco, berlin germany, africa, europe ...
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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, witty, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, secret service, chase, spy, museum, gadget, sniper, faked death, laser, boat, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: morocco, vienna, england, czechoslovakia, afghanistan ...
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