Movies and TV shows set in stockholm sweden

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in stockholm sweden ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, suspense, tense, realistic, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with murder, investigation, crimes, family relations, uncover truth, police, crime investigation, murder investigation, father daughter relationship and death plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in Sweden, Germany, Norway and other countries.
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stockholm sweden movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as stockholm sweden: The Wife (2017), 100 Code (2015), Quicksand (2019), Stockholm Requiem (2018), Spring Tide (2016), Modus (2015), Death of a Pilgrim (2013), Nobel's Last Will (2012), The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018), The Sandhamn Murders (2010).

List of movies set in stockholm sweden

 7.2
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The Wife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, lyrical, twists and turns
Plot: nobel prize, novelist, writers, infidelity, professor, aspiring writer, sexism, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, marriage, revelation, adulterous husband ...
Time: 90s, 60s, year 1958, year 1968, year 1960 ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, eastern europe, new york, manhattan new york city ...
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 7.2
 3K
100 Code (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: New York, USA. Stockholm, Sweden. Over the past twelve months young, blonde, blue-eyed women have been found dead in a meadow where Asphodel flowers grow. New York Detective Tommy Conley gets a special dispensation from the NYPD to go observe and ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, partners against crime, murder, forensics, crimes, law enforcement, partners, father daughter relationship, uncover truth, victim, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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 7.5
 21K
Quicksand (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Maja, a student in Stockholm, finds herself on trial for murder after a tragedy at her school. More doubts and suspicions arise when new revelations are made.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: school shooting, investigation, death, youth, murder, court, student, vengeance, runaway, crimes, society, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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Stockholm Requiem (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A series of violent murders paralyze Stockholm. Private investigator Fredrika Bergman and her colleagues seek out to solve these crimes, but soon their existence is put under threat.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: female police detective, homicide detective, female protagonist, police, crime investigation, forensics, partners against crime, fighting crime, investigation, crimes, crime solving, murder investigation ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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 7.5
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Spring Tide (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A late summer night in 1990 a young pregnant woman is brutally murdered by being buried in the sand, to slowly become submerged by the tide. 25 years later, the sadistic murder remains unsolved. Olivia Rönning receives the task of studying the case ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, bleak
Plot: homeless, cold case, murder, female protagonist, murder investigation, gay friend, crimes, mystery, internet, murder of a pregnant woman, murder witness, brutality ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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 6.7
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Modus (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Belgium, UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: During a snowy Christmas season in Sweden, psychologist and profiler Inger Johanne Vik finds not only herself but also her autistic daughter drawn into the investigation of a number of disturbing deaths, through which she meets detective Ingvar ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: religious fanaticism, murder, criminal psychologist, serial killer, winter, uncover truth, crimes, family relations, investigation, death, society, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
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Death of a Pilgrim (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 233 min.
TV show
Story: A Nordic crime mini-series on the murder of Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme and the fall of the welfare state.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: murder, investigation, police protagonist, secret police, murder mystery, uncover truth, minister, swedish police, racist, hitman, homophobe, police procedural ...
Time: year 1986, year 1985, 2010s, 80s
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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Nobel's Last Will (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While covering the annual Nobel Banquet for tabloid Kvällspressen, crime reporter Annika Bengtzon witnesses a spectacular murder right in front of her. Two people are shot, one of them the controversial Laureate in Medicine, Aaron Wiesel. Annika is ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, journalist, investigation, uncover truth, intrigue, crimes, media, dishonesty, journalism, witnessing a crime, nobel prize, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, europe, eastern europe
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The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, Canada, Sweden, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist find themselves caught in a web of spies, cyber-criminals and corrupt government officials - both in Sweden and in the United States - whom are only known as The Spider Society.
Style: suspense, intense, captivating, realistic, tense ...
Plot: computer hacker, programmer, computer cracker, father daughter relationship, hacker, rogue agent, one against many, terrorism, female terrorist, journalist, blackmail, terrorist ...
Time: 2010s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe, washington d.c.
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The Sandhamn Murders (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Viveca Stens popular novels come to life in "The Sandhamn Murders", a perfect mix of Nordic crime & the beautiful surroundings of the outer Stockholm archipelago.
Style: disturbing, surprise ending, captivating, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder mystery, crime investigation, police detective, murder, island, uncover truth, serial killer, social relations, suspect, mystery, male female partnership, divorced man ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia, sweden
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 7.4
 5K
Beck (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Beck follows the Swedish police officer Martin Beck and his partner Gunvald Larson investigating various crimes.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, crime investigation, police investigation, swedish, crimes, serial killer, law enforcement, mystery, police, murder, police protagonist, interrogation ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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 6.7
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The Fourth Man (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 1975, and the West German embassy in Stockholm is occupied by German terrorists. It's an attack not only on the embassy, but on Sweden's long-standing pride as a peaceful nation. In the aftermath of the violent occupation, the ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: cold case, investigation, murder, occupation, embassy, politics, terrorism, evidence, crimes, crime investigation, swedish police, police officer ...
Time: year 1989, year 1975, year 2011
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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The Postcard Killings (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A New York detective teams investigates the death of his daughter who was murdered while on her honeymoon in London, and recruits the help of Scandinavian journalist when other couples throughout Europe suffer a similar fate.
Style: suspense, twist ending, suspenseful, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: serial killer, homicide detective, psycho killer, incest, murder investigation, ex husband ex wife relationship, murder of daughter, police investigation, honeymoon, police protagonist, brother sister relationship, homicidal maniac ...
Place: stockholm sweden, munich germany, madrid, london, brussels ...
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Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland, Germany, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The most turbulent five years in the life of a genius woman: Between 1905, where Marie Curie comes with Pierre Curie to Stockholm to be awarded the Nobel Prize for the discovery of the radioactivity, and 1911, where she receives her second Nobel ...
Style: touching, light, melancholic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: female scientist, nobel prize, science, strong female character, scientist, european history, female protagonist, radioactivity, female objectification, male nudity, woman, strong female lead ...
Time: 90s
Place: stockholm sweden
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 6.9
 1K
Snow Angels (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland
Duration: 341 min.
TV show
Story: Two days before Christmas, while Sweden is paralyzed by a heavy snowstorm, five-week-old baby Lukas inexplicably disappears from his home. Experienced police officer Alice thinks that something is not right in the parents' stories.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, clever, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: missing person, police, social realism, winter, deaf child, child neglect, murder investigation, law enforcement, heroes, police officer, murder, crimes ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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The Unlikely Murderer (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 228 min.
TV show
Story: After the assassination of prime minister Olof Palme in 1986, Stig Engström managed to elude justice right up to his death through a combination of audacity, luck, and a perplexed police force.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: murder, criminal, police, murderer, justice, assassination, murder mystery, murder investigation, cover up, crime investigation, true crime, cold case ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: stockholm sweden
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 7.8
 3K
Love Me (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
TV show
Story: Friendship, grief and romance intersect with love in the lives of three generations of people living in Stockholm.
Style: entertaining, light, romantic, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: love, love and romance, relationship problems, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love interest, lifestyle, family problems, three generations, romantic friendship, male female relationship, love affair ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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My Future Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1973, the 20-year-old Svante has a heart condition that the doctors cannot fix. When he has a breakdown on a subway platform, a strange train suddenly appears. He steps into the subway car filled with wonder, without knowing that the destination ...
Style: captivating, light, romantic, entertaining
Plot: time travel, sent to the future, love and romance, love story, fighting illness, time traveler, time jump, relationships, time machine, time portal, love affair, heart disease ...
Time: future, 70s, year 2016, year 1973
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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M/S Romantic (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 254 min.
TV show
Story: One night on a cruise ship between Helsinki and Stockholm, six stories of happiness and misfortune.
Style: touching, light, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: wedding ceremony, singer, wedding party, talent show, workplace, finnish, ship, child, sea, tourism, ladies man, swedish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: finland, sweden, stockholm sweden, helsinki finland, eastern europe
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The Truth Will Out (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Police detective Peter Wendel leads a cold case group. Based on an original idea by Leif GW Persson, one of Sweden’s most recognized criminologists.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, enigmatic
Plot: cold case, murder, wrongful conviction, corruption, father daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, mental illness, politician, childhood trauma, police, investigation, crimes ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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Raspberry Boat Refugee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mikko Virtanen feels like a Swedish soul trapped in a Finnish body. Full of disgust for everything Finnish, he sees Sweden as heaven. Upon meeting a suicidal Swedish psychologist Mikael Anderson, he seizes an opportunity for an identity switch. ...
Plot: cruise ship, lie, fake identity, presumed dead, psychologist, suicide attempt, stolen identity, neighbor, identity crisis, identity theft, christmas eve, false identity ...
Place: stockholm sweden, helsinki finland, sweden, eastern europe
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 4.6
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Trust Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A comical fresco on human misdemeanors and betrayals... A film about our right to not be perfect.
Style: semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: actor's life, love affair, disorder, theater, landlord, betrayal, artists and showbiz, love and romance, strong female presence, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, rehearsal, eviction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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The Restaurant (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Monday May 7, 1945 – the Second World War finally comes to an end and a new, brighter future beckons. In the midst of central Stockholm celebrations, two strangers come together with a quick kiss, parting company immediately after. Upper-class ...
Style: family saga, captivating, light, stylized, visually appealing ...
Plot: family business, brother brother relationship, male female relationship, mother son relationship, restaurant, mother daughter relationship, sexism, family relations, anti semitism, class differences, chef, dancing ...
Time: 50s, post world war two, 60s, 70s, 1940s
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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Becoming Astrid (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When Astrid Lindgren was very young something happened that affected her profoundly, and this combination of both miracle and calamity came to shape her entire life. It was an event that transformed her into one of the most inspiring women of our ...
Style: touching, romantic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: teenage sex, teenage pregnancy, pregnancy, love affair, older man younger woman relationship, newspaper, baby, marriage proposal, female protagonist, female nudity, pregnant teenager, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, 80s, 1920s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, denmark, eastern europe, copenhagen ...
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Anita: Swedish Nymphet (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Anita is a girl of only 16 years, and while she has developed early physically, to a mature woman, she is psychologically completly ruthless. Her relationship the her parents and her friends is very poor and she is regarded with contempt by the ...
Style: sexual, erotic, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: nymphomaniac, nymphomania, sexploitation, voyeur, teenage girl, scandinavian girl, mentally unstable, sexual relations, young heroes, youth, looking for sex, addiction ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
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 6.7
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The Doll (1962)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A lonely night watchman at a department store develops a fixation on one of the store's mannequins. He soon steals her and brings her to his home, where he can be with her all the time. One day, she comes to life...
Plot: mannequin, mental breakdown, night watchman, imaginary friend, loneliness, robbery
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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The Last Contract (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway, Finland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Young police officer Roger is on the trail of the international master assassin, while the assassin follows his plan to murder Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, assassination, murder, investigation, nobody believes, dishonesty, politics, crimes, head of state, law enforcement, state affairs, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1986
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe
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 6.8
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The Prize (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: For some reason, this year's Nobel prize in literature has been awarded to the young author Andrew Craig, who seems to be more interested in women and drinking than writing. Another laureate is Dr. Max Stratman, the famous German-American ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, suspense
Plot: espionage, kidnapping, nobel prize, on the run, race against time, hidden identity, writer's life, undercover, crimes, switching roles, investigation, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
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 6.6
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Montenegro (1981)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Marilyn Jordan, an American, lives in Stockholm with her Swedish husband and family. Her behavior is bizarre, perhaps mad: she poisons the dog's milk and advises the dog not to drink it; she sets the sheets afire as her husband sleeps; she ...
Style: sexy, humorous, surreal, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), immigrants, family relations, mental illness, housewife, gypsy, dark humor, sexual content, couples, repression, family problems, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: stockholm sweden, former yugoslavia, sweden, europe, eastern europe ...
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Don't Ever Wipe Tears Without Gloves (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland, Norway
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: When Rasmus gets of the train at the Central Station in Stockholm in September 1982 he leaves the little city of Koppom behind, to never go back. Young and beautiful he throws himself out in the gay Stockholm. Benjamin is a Jehova'’s ...
Style: serious, touching, thought provoking, realistic, gloomy
Plot: aids, lgbt, gay, gays and lesbians, gay slur, hiv, terminal illness, fall in love, homosexual, society, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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