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 suspense, captivating, tense, realistic, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with murder, crimes, investigation, family relations, danger, father daughter relationship, female nudity, crime, husband wife relationship and deadly plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in Sweden, Norway, USA 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), Springfloden (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), The Fourth Man (2014).

List of movies set in stockholm sweden

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 35K
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: novelist, writers, nobel prize, professor, infidelity, sexism, extramarital affair, wife husband relationship, marriage, husband wife relationship, revelation, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1960s, 1990s, year 1968 ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, manhattan new york city, sweden, new york ...
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 7.4
 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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, serial killer, crime, murder, crimes, law enforcement, father daughter relationship, partners, psychopath, victim, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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 7.5
 16K
Quicksand (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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, bleak, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: school shooting, investigation, death, youth, murder, court, runaway, vengeance, crimes, disorder, society, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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 7.5
 3K
Springfloden (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, bleak, suspense
Plot: cold case, murder, crime, homeless, female protagonist, murder of a pregnant woman, gay friend, murder investigation, mystery, crimes, internet, murder witness ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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 6.8
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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: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: religious fanaticism, murder, criminal psychologist, serial killer, winter, crimes, uncover truth, investigation, family relations, danger, society, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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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: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, murder, archive footage, multiple time frames, secret police, police protagonist, special unit, murder mystery, uncover truth, minister, danger, swedish police ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1985, 2010s
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, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, journalist, investigation, uncover truth, danger, crimes, intrigue, journalism, dishonesty, media, witnessing a crime, nobel prize ...
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, 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, realistic, intense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: programmer, father daughter relationship, hacker, rogue agent, computer hacker, one against many, computer cracker, terrorism, technology, female terrorist, hitman, journalist ...
Time: 2010s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, washington d.c., eastern europe
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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, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, island, uncover truth, crime investigation, police detective, serial killer, suspect, social relations, mystery, family relations
Place: stockholm sweden
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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, archive footage, politics, embassy, terrorism, evidence, danger, crimes, crime investigation ...
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
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, psycho killer, incest, homicide detective, ex husband ex wife relationship, murder of daughter, police investigation, police protagonist, brother sister relationship, postcard, honeymoon, violent death ...
Place: stockholm sweden, munich germany, brussels belgium, madrid, brussels ...
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 5.5
 1K
Marie Curie (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: light, melancholic, touching, captivating, rough ...
Plot: female scientist, radioactivity, nobel prize, strong female character, science, european history, scientist, female protagonist, male nudity, woman, male objectification, topless woman ...
Time: 90s
Place: stockholm sweden
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 7.4
 4K
Beck (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, crime investigation, police investigation, swedish, law enforcement, serial killer, crimes, crime, deadly, mystery, police protagonist, police ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
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 8.3
 1K
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: light, captivating, touching, exciting, entertaining ...
Plot: wedding ceremony, singer, karaoke bar, awkward situation, wedding party, nervous breakdown, tourist, sexual abuse, cruise ship, ladies man, bachelor, baltic sea ...
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, enigmatic, suspense, captivating
Plot: cold case, murder, wrongful conviction, corruption, father daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, mental illness, politician, police, childhood trauma, 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, neighbor, stolen identity, lie, false identity, presumed dead, suicide attempt, fake identity, psychologist, christmas eve, identity theft, identity crisis ...
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, helsinki finland, eastern europe
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 4.5
 746
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: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: love affair, actor's life, disorder, theater, landlord, play, betrayal, strong female presence, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rehearsal, eviction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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At Point Blank (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gang of highly efficient and cold hearted robbers strike against a number of banks in Stockholm. The investigation ends up with the criminal detective Klara and the SWAT commander Greger Krona, who together lead the hunt for the robbers. Their ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: bank robbery, investigation, mistaken identity, workplace situations, law enforcement, crime gone awry, deadly, couple relations, swat, love triangle, dishonesty, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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The Bomber (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Victoriastadium is totally destroyed in a bomb attack and Christina Furhage, head-responsible for the Olympic Games in Stockholm, dies with it. Why did someone destroy the stadium and why is Christina murdered? The police desperately seek for ...
Style: tense, rough, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: terrorism, media, crimes, danger, journalism, female reporter, murder, bomb, deadly, rivalry, contests and competitions, bombing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: based on true events, captivating, romantic, thought provoking, touching
Plot: teenage sex, dancing, pregnancy, older man younger woman relationship, love affair, teenage pregnancy, baby, typewriter, female protagonist, female nudity, marriage proposal, newspaper ...
Time: 1930s, 80s, 1920s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, denmark, eastern europe, copenhagen ...
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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: night watchman, mental breakdown, mannequin, loneliness, imaginary friend, 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, deadly, politics, crimes, state affairs, dishonesty, law enforcement, nobody believes, head of state ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1985
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe
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 6.8
 4K
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: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: espionage, nobel prize, crimes, journalism, writer's life, investigation, state affairs, chases and races, dishonesty, hidden identity, good versus evil, on the run ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
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 6.6
 2K
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: dark humor, sexy, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: immigrants, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, mental illness, dildo, housewife, gypsy, social differences, opposites attract, mentally unstable, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: stockholm sweden, former yugoslavia, sweden, europe, balkan ...
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 158 min.
Story: This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: investigation, rape, sexual abuse, danger, strong female character, missing person, crime, uncover truth, search, journalist, strong sexual content, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s, 60s, year 1966
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, scandinavia, london ...
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 4.7
 637
Bombay Dreams (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ebba and her friend Camilla go looking for her mother in India.
Plot: teenage girl, adoptive mother, friendship, mother daughter relationship, female director, taxi, e mail, dream, letter, school, dancing, 16 year old ...
Place: stockholm sweden, mumbai india, eastern europe, sweden, bombay india
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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: thought provoking, touching, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: aids, lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay slur, gay, hiv, fall in love, terminal illness, homosexual, family disapproval, belief, acceptance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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 6.1
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Stockholm (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel Lang. The events grasped the world’s attention when the hostages ...
Style: based on true events, captivating, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: stockholm syndrome, hostage, bank robber, criminal as protagonist, ransom, hostage situation, bank, american abroad, police chief, husband wife relationship, chief of police, gay slur ...
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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Children's Island (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Reine is supposed to go to a summercamp called 'Childrens island' but decides to remain in Stockholm over the summer while his mother is working at a hotel. She thinks he is at the camp and he tells her he his. We then follow him around ...
Plot: puberty, coming of age, teenage sexuality, teenage boy, virginity, loss of virginity, actor, boat, mouth to mouth resuscitation, spoken inner thoughts, boy, actress ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Norway
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for the magazine Millennium, loses a libel case brought by corrupt Swedish ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, rough ...
Plot: investigation, rape, sexual abuse, crime, hacker, journalist, blow job, uncover truth, peril, unlikely relationship, amateur detective, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 1966, year 1950 ...
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, australia, eastern europe ...
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