Movies and TV shows set in vancouver british columbia canada

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in vancouver british columbia canada ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, gloomy and rough films and TV shows about / with murder, couples, crimes, male female relationship, danger, death, deadly, female nudity, husband wife relationship and blood plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in Canada, USA, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as vancouver british columbia canada: The Threat (1977), Shoot to Kill (1988), Come and Find Me (2016), Vance and Pepe (2011), Maple Palm (2006), Navigating the Heart (2000), A Man, a Woman and a Bank (1979), Cab to Canada (1998), Explosion (1969), jPod (2008).

List of movies set in vancouver british columbia canada

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The Threat (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Henri Savin has managed a trucking company for his lover, Dominique Montlaur, for many years. Now he is planning to leave her for Julie Manet, the woman he has made pregnant, and Dominique is hysterical. She first threatens suicide, then shows up at ...
Style: amateur film
Plot: beauty, suicide, tragedy, pregnancy, highway, kung fu, car, woman fighting a woman, truck accident, car truck chase, struggle, speed ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver, british columbia, france ...
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 6.8
 12K
Shoot to Kill (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a cunning murderer vanishes into the rugged mountains of the Pacific Northwest, pursuing FBI agent Warren Stantin must exchange familiar city streets for unknown wilderness trails. Completely out of his element, Stantin is forced to enlist the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, kidnapping, adventure, chase, mountain, serial killer, investigation, wilderness, on the run, fbi, police, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, vancouver, san francisco, vancouver british columbia canada
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Come and Find Me (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When his girlfriend goes missing, David must track down her whereabouts after he realizes she's not who she was pretending to be.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: missing person, disappearance, girlfriend, apartment, double life, chase, reunion, government agent, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, photograph, neighbor, backyard ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada, los angeles
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Vance and Pepe (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: In this mockumentary special based on characters from "The House of Venus Show", Vance and Pepe, two hosts of a renowned reality makeover series, find out their show has been canceled. Desperate for work, they devise a plan to use their ...
Style: parody
Plot: pornography, comedy duo, gay, lgbtq
Place: vancouver british columbia canada, palm springs california, vancouver
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 1.5
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Maple Palm (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A lesbian couple of fifteen years lives with the secret that one is an illegal immigrant. With no legal way to protect their relationship, the couple lives in fear of deportation. After an innocent visit to the Statue of Liberty, the girls return ...
Style: avant garde, melancholic, exciting, sincere, entertaining ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, female homosexuality, illegal immigrant, lesbianism, american, u.s. canadian border, secret, border patrol, hidden identity, dark secret, sexuality ...
Place: los angeles, tibet, venice beach california, venice california, vancouver ...
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Navigating the Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When sophisticated New York journalist Edith Iglauer is assigned to go to British Columbia to write a frivolous piece on the fishing industry, she butts heads with local fisherman and notorious loner, John Daly. While she thrives on the fast-paced ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, romantic, sincere, factual ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, opposites attract, fall in love, couples, journalism, small town, unlikely couple, true love, love affair, society, writer's life, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada ...
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A Man, a Woman and a Bank (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two novice thieves are plotting to rob a bank in Vancouver. A photographer snaps a shot of one thief as he is carrying the bank building's blueprints. The would-be thief then begins a relationship with the photographer and attempts to retrieve ...
Plot: heist, photographer, blueprint, money laundering, bank robbery, fake priest
Place: vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada, macau
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 7.3
 302
Cab to Canada (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An elderly woman (Maureen O'Hara) and a young cabby (Jason Beghe) seek life's meaning as they drive from California to Canada.
Style: road movie
Plot: old woman, single mother, road trip, on the road, boy, cross country, taxi, old age, taxi driver, friendship, father figure, male female relationship
Place: vancouver british columbia canada, pasadena california, vancouver
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 5.1
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Explosion (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During the height of the Vietnam war, a hippie and a draft dodger get together and hatch a plan to flee to Canada. They steal a car and head towards Vancouver, but the trip doesn't go as smoothly as they planned, and before long they're ...
Plot: psychiatrist, vietnam war, murder, father son relationship, death, violence, anger, misanthrope, deserter
Place: vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
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 6.5
 983
jPod (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: jPod is a comedic television series based on Douglas Coupland’s novel of the same name. It premiered on CBC Television on January 8, 2008. Starting with the fifth episode, the show began airing Fridays at 9:00. On April 4, 2008, it was announced ...
Plot: geek, video game, internet, office romance, marijuana, asian stereotype, workplace, deadbeat dad, programmer, father son relationship, workplace humor, mother son relationship
Place: vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
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Da Vinci's City Hall (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Da Vinci's City Hall is a Canadian dramatic television series, which premiered on CBC Television on 25 October 2005. The series was a spin-off of the long-running Canadian series Da Vinci's Inquest. The creator, writer and executive ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: politician, father daughter relationship, coroner, murder, crimes, mysterious death, medical, ex law enforcer, mystery, fighting crime, forensics, investigation ...
Place: vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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Vancouver 2010: XXI Olympic Winter Games (2010)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA
TV show
Story: No overview found.
Plot: kids and family, olympics, ceremony, female athlete, competitor, snow, winter olympics, sport
Time: year 2010, 2010s
Place: vancouver, canada, vancouver british columbia canada
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 6.9
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Cold Squad (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cold Squad is a Canadian police procedural television series first broadcast in 1998 that followed the investigations of a part of the Vancouver Police Department Homicide Division tasked with solving cold cases, the titular Cold Squad, as led by ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: police detective, murder investigation, partners, police investigation, mystery, law enforcement, fighting crime, deadly, crimes, crime, riddles and clues, strong female presence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
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When Life Was Good (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brooklyn flies home to surprise her boyfriend on his birthday, but immediately changes her mind upon arrival and decides to hide out for the summer with her friend Faith. Faith lives with Casey and with relationship problems of their own, the couple ...
Style: touching, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: homecoming, twentysomething life, love and romance, youth, couples, relationships, career, unhappiness, young adult, improv, ensemble
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vancouver, new york, vancouver british columbia canada
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 6.1
 317
Last Wedding (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three couples in Vancouver navigate their relationships: first jobs, first crises, professional jealousy, an affair, and lack of communication. Noah and Zipporah marry after a brief courtship. She wants to be a singer and stalls out when she fails. ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, lifestyle, love affair, friendship, introspection, buddies, hopes, looking for love, couple relations, parents and children, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
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Neal 'N' Nikki (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The film, as its name implies, centres on Gurneal "Neal" Ahluwalia and Nikkita "Nikki" Bakshi (Uday Chopra and Tanisha), two Canadians of Indian descent, born and raised in British Columbia. Before getting married Neal wants to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bollywood, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, looking for love, love affair, romance, wooing, fall in love, couples, unlikely couple, male female relationship, city life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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Suspicious River (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young married woman (Parker) sells her body, not just for money, to guests at the motel where she works as a receptionist.
Style: psychological, rough, disturbing, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, prostitute, infidelity, survival, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, haunted by the past, family problems, danger, life is a bitch, small town, strong sexual content ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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 6.2
 381
Rollercoaster (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In pursuit of fantasy, five teenagers hop the fence of a now defunct amusement park. While apparently a mindless diversion, for two of them the park is the setting for a more fatal bid at escape.
Style: sincere, disturbing, bleak, rough, thought provoking ...
Plot: teenage life, human nature, drug abuse, friendship, curses spells and rituals, friends, theme park, kids in trouble, society, gays and lesbians, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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Da Vinci's Inquest (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Da Vinci's Inquest is a Canadian dramatic television series that aired on CBC Television from 1998 to 2005. While never a ratings blockbuster, seven seasons of thirteen episodes each were filmed for a total of ninety-one episodes. The show, ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: coroner, law enforcement, investigation, forensics, righting the wronged, crimes, fighting crime, mystery, mysterious death, murder, police investigation, crime investigation ...
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
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 5.5
 892
No Clue (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a beautiful and mysterious woman bursts into the office of Leo Falloon, desperate to find her missing brother, it's just another day in the life of a hard-boiled detective. The problem is, Leo's not a detective. He sells novelty ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky, offbeat
Plot: missing person, fall in love, investigation, disorder, mistaken identity, danger, hidden identity, femme fatale, goofy hero, dishonesty, amateur detective, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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The Killing Machine (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Trained KGB assassin, EDWARD GENN (code name ICARUS), worked years ago as a sleeper agent in America. But when the Soviet Union collapsed, he quickly found himself in a foreign country with no one to trust. Determined to escape his muddled ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, one man army, secret identity, crimes, danger, special agents, confined, deadly, tough heroes, heroes, murder, tough guy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, hong kong, vancouver
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In the Name of the King: Two Worlds (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Granger, an ex-Special Forces soldier gets thrown back to medieval times to fulfill an ancient prophecy. Venturing through the now war torn Kingdom of Ehb, he teams up with an unlikely band of allies with the goal of slaying the leader of the ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, epic
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, prophecy, forest, heroic mission, imaginary, master warrior, danger, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, medieval, graphic violence ...
Place: vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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We All Fall Down (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this dark independent drama, Michael (Darcy Belsher) is an out of work actor who has been trying to pull himself out of a downward spiral of drug abuse that set in after the death of his mother. Michael's best friend Kris (Martin Cummins) ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: drug abuse, downfall, life is a bitch, addiction, best friends, actor's life, rehabilitation, unfulfillment, youth, prostitute, friends, performer's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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 6K
Star 80 (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Paul Snider is a narcissistic, small time hustler who fancies himself a ladies man. His life changes when he meets Dorothy Stratten working behind the counter of a Dairy Queen.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes of passion, playboy, obsession, rise and fall, fame, murder, deadly, couple relations, showbiz, fall in love, couples, family problems ...
Time: 80s, year 1978, 70s
Place: vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada, california, los angeles
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 3.9
 1K
Sisters (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A reporter witnesses a brutal murder, and becomes entangled in a mystery involving a pair of Siamese twins who were separated at birth, one of them forced to live under the eye of a watchful, controlling psychiatrist.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: twins, murder, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, amateur detective, mysterious character, danger, deadly, crimes, mentally unstable, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
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The Minus Man (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Minus Man is a 1999 film based on the novel by Lew McCreary. It was directed by Hampton Fancher, who also wrote the screenplay. The film centers on a psychotic killer whom Fancher describes as "a cross between Psycho's Norman Bates, ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, clever, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, small town, dangerous attraction, crimes, deadly, couples, psychopath, drugs/alcohol, violence, murder, death, pianist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: vancouver british columbia canada, oregon, vancouver
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McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, small town, brothel, mining town, snow, gambler, brothel madam, human nature, americana, unfulfilled love, old west, folk ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 20th century, edwardian era, 1890s ...
Place: washington state, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington, vancouver british columbia canada ...
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 6.8
 4K
Clean (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After losing her husband to a heroin overdose, Emily Wang fights to overcome her own addictions and to be reconciled with her estranged son.
Style: touching, serious, sincere, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: addiction, drug overdose, going straight, life is a bitch, musician's life, custody, rock star, family problems, overdose, estranged son, jail, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: paris france, france, canada, ontario canada, vancouver ...
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The Last of Robin Hood (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Errol Flynn, the swashbuckling Hollywood star and notorious ladies man, flouted convention all his life, but never more brazenly than in his last years when, swimming in vodka and unwilling to face his mortality, he undertook a liaison with an ...
Style: disturbing, touching, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: movie star, womanizer, sexual abuse, hollywood, actor's life, forbidden love, love affair, love and romance, teenage life, showbiz, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1958, year 2010, year 1960 ...
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, cuba ...
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 5.4
 3K
They Wait (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jason and his wife, Sarah, leave their adopted home of Shanghai and travel to Vancouver, British Columbia, for his uncle's funeral, staying with his Aunt Mei. Already disoriented, Jason and Sarah are unnerved when their son, Sam, begins seeing ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating, asian horror
Plot: ghost, death in the family, murder, couples, mystery, haunted by the past, parents and children, danger, deadly, supernatural ability, supernatural, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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