Movies and TV shows set in minneapolis minnesota

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in minneapolis minnesota ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, melancholic, talky, dramatic, clever and semi serious films and TV shows about / with brutality, dialogue, mentor, storytelling, runaway, catastrophe, loneliness, friendship, culture clash and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as minneapolis minnesota: I, Tonya (2017), The Personals (1982), No Man is an Island (1962), AWA SuperClash III (1988), The Heartbreak Kid (1972), The Toilers and the Wayfarers (1995), Mary Tyler Moore (1970), The End of the Tour (2015), Young Adult (2011), Wooly Boys (2001).

List of movies set in minneapolis minnesota

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I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Plot: abusive mother, mother daughter relationship, domestic violence, figure skating, fondling, cafe, rivalry, overbearing mother, sport, poverty, taunting, emotional abuse ...
Time: 1990s, year 2003, year 1986, year 1994, year 1992 ...
Place: portland oregon, minneapolis minnesota
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The Personals (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A touching yet humorous tale of a divorced man searching for love in the personals column and finding out about life in the process. Directed by Peter Markle.
Plot: dating, husband wife relationship, personal ad, buddy, marital separation, adultery, extramarital affair, infidelity, love triangle, roller skating, marital problem, love ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota
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Mary Jane's Not a Virgin Anymore (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A high schooler from suburbia gets in touch with her sexuality while working at a dingy movie theater in the city.
Plot: sex, punk, death, illegal drugs, teenage girl, video camera, misfit, feminism, record store, drunk driver, cannabis, intimacy ...
Place: midwest, minneapolis minnesota, minnesota, wisconsin
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No Man is an Island (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The true story of George Tweed, an American sailor who became the only serviceman on the island of Guam to avoid capture by the Japanese during the early years of World War II.
Plot: u.s. navy, world war two, behind enemy lines, scorpion, priest
Place: pearl harbor, japan, minneapolis minnesota
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Jeff Foxworthy & Larry the Cable Guy: We've Been Thinking (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy bring their distinctive brand of humor to a packed crowd in Minneapolis.
Plot: zoo, doppelganger, live audience
Place: minneapolis minnesota
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AWA SuperClash III (1988)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Story: The American Wrestling Association teams up with various other regional promotions to deliver the third SuperClash, live from Chicago on December 13, 1988.
Plot: wrestling, iranian, southerner, sheik, samoan, south african, women's wrestling, professional wrestling, racist, lingerie, stupidity, terrorist ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota, chicago illinois, dallas texas
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WWE: Ladies and Gentlemen, My Name Is Paul Heyman (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: This wrestling documentary covers one of the most controversial managers and figures in WCW, ECW and WWE history! For the first time ever, fans get the full story of the life and career of Paul Heyman. From his beginnings as a ringside photographer ...
Plot: manager, corporate executive, genius, photographer, interview, professional wrestling, world wrestling entertainment, world championship wrestling
Time: 2010s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: minneapolis minnesota
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The Most Powerful Families in Wrestling (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Story: Some of the greatest wrestling superstars come from rich family traditions. The Rock (Rocky Johnson, The wild Samoans, the great Peter Mavia) Texas wrestling is largely defined by the Von Erich family, as well as the Funks, whose father Dory Sr. ...
Plot: sheik, world championship wrestling, world wrestling entertainment, professional wrestling, samoan, trampoline, texan, puerto rican, hillbilly, mexican american, knight, manager ...
Time: 2000s, 1990s
Place: florida, minneapolis minnesota, puerto rico, dallas texas, montreal quebec canada
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Vixen Highway 2006: It Came from Uranus! (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 250 min.
Story: Ailing, egotistical and sexually perverted rock-star Bobby Barzell (who sold his soul for wealth and rock and roll stardom) awaits a liver transplant from a psychotic fugitive of the law; as a vengeful, demonic alien tries to collect a past debt.
Plot: rock musician, neo noir, mob boss, breasts, surrealism, amateur, alien monster, rastafarian, male female relationship, hippie, mob, nymphomaniac ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota
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The Heartbreak Kid (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three days into his Miami honeymoon, Lenny meets tall, blonde Kelly. This confirms him in his opinion that he has made a serious mistake and he decides he wants Kelly instead.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, clever, feel good ...
Plot: honeymoon, marriage, love triangle, infidelity, romance, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, unfulfilled love, couples, dishonesty, newlyweds ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: miami, florida, usa, europe, germany ...
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The Toilers and the Wayfarers (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Phillip and Dieter nearly suffocate hiding their sexual identity in the face of puritanical small town values. Joined by a mysterious German relative, the three misfits escape to the big city searching for a place to belong.
Style: touching, rough, sexual, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: coming out, youth, runaway, small town, family relations, social misfits, immigrants, gays and lesbians, city life, friends, self discovery, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
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Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Mary Tyler Moore Show is an American television sitcom created by James L. Brooks and Allan Burns that aired on CBS from 1970 to 1977. The program was a television breakthrough, with the first never-married, independent career woman as the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good
Plot: sitcom, producer, workplace, dating, friendship, power relations, anchor, staff, singleness, thirtysomething life, friends, new job ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
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The End of the Tour (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace, which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace's groundbreaking epic novel, 'Infinite Jest.'
Style: talky, realistic, serious, sincere, intellectual ...
Plot: loneliness, journalism, media, artists and showbiz, writer's life, existentialism, depression, suicide, book, friendship, death, teacher ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1996
Place: usa, minneapolis minnesota, mcdonald's restaurant, illinois, minnesota
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Young Adult (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A divorced writer from the Midwest returns to her hometown to reconnect with an old flame, who's now married with a family.
Style: sincere, semi serious, realistic, talky, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, thirtysomething life, homecoming, jealousy, looking for love, obsessive quest, hopes, unfulfilled love, adolescence vs adulthood, self esteem, high school, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
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Wooly Boys (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Grizzled North Dakota rancher Stoney heads to the big city to see his daughter and winds up bonding with the grandson he never knew in this heartwarming tale. Stoney's city-bred grandson, Charles, tricks him into getting help for a serious ...
Style: realistic, uplifting, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: sheep, ranch, parents and children, city life, golden years, hopes, family relations, redemption, coming of age, misfit, social differences, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north dakota, minneapolis minnesota
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Waking the Dead (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A congressional candidate questions his sanity after seeing the love of his life, presumed dead, suddenly emerge.
Style: emotional, sentimental, gloomy, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: politics, election, obsession, death, ghost, priest, politician, romance, supernatural, life is a bitch, state affairs, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1973
Place: chile, usa, manhattan new york city, vietnam, minneapolis minnesota ...
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Untamed Heart (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Caroline, a young waitress who seems to have bad taste in men, is on her way home one night when thugs attempt to rape her. Adam, the mysterious busboy who works at the same diner, helps fight off the assailants, and she begins a relationship with ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: orphan, love, opposites attract, self discovery, baboon, tragedy, romance, couple relations, family relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, san francisco
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Totally F***ed Up (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Life really sucks for a group of gay and lesbian teenagers living in Los Angeles. Their parents kicked them out, they're broke and bored, their lovers cheat on them, and they're harassed by fag-bashers. If things are going to be this way, ...
Style: touching, clever, semi serious, realistic, talky
Plot: gay, suicide, teenager, gays and lesbians, gender, couples, teenage life, youth, love and romance, couple relations, date, gas station ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, wisconsin, minneapolis minnesota, malibu california
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They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Desperate characters stake their fortune on a Depression-era dance marathon.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, emotional, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: dancing, great depression, reward, down on your luck, life is a bitch, crimes, contests and competitions, ambition, disorder, social decay, merciless, suicidal ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, santa monica california, california, chicago illinois, pacific ocean ...
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Taking Chance (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort accompanies the body of Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps to his hometown in Wyoming.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: military, soldier, self discovery, gulf war, sacrifice, war, life is a bitch, military life, marines, patriotism, warlord, iraq war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004
Place: wyoming, usa, iraq, minneapolis minnesota, salt lake city utah ...
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Purple Rain (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young man with a talent for music meets an aspiring singer, Apollonia, and finds that talent alone isn't all that he needs.
Style: sentimental, serious, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, rivalry, suicide attempt, aspiring singer, music, ambition, introspection, rock, fall in love, couples, musician's life, human spirit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, minnesota, minneapolis minnesota
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Overnight Delivery (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but than finds out that he was wrong. He has 24 hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall in love. The only problem is the delivery man will not stop until ...
Style: talky, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, on the road, college, unfaithful girlfriend, romance, bar, love triangle, infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, friends, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
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The Matador (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of Danny Wright, a salesman forever on the road, veers into dangerous and surreal territory when he wanders into a Mexican bar and meets a mysterious stranger, Julian, who's very likely a hit man. Their meeting sets off a chain of ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, assassination, businessman, salesman, nervous breakdown, christmas, stranger, cocktail, midlife crisis, down on your luck, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, mexico city, latin america, portugal, minneapolis minnesota ...
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The Very Thought of You (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Laurence recounts to his neighbour how his life long friendship with Frank and Daniel has been overturned in just three days by their each independently meeting, and falling for, Martha, who has no idea of their connection. Slowly the tale unfolds, ...
Style: clever, witty, sentimental, feel good, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: airport, friendship, romance, looking for love, fall in love, best friends, infidelity, love triangle, love and romance, friends, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england, minneapolis minnesota, latin america ...
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Little Big League (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the owner of the Minnesota Twins passes away, he bequeaths the team to his preteen grandson. The newly minted head honcho quickly appoints himself manager, causing unrest in an organisation that struggles to take orders from a 12-year-old.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sport, baseball, family, friends, young heroes, athlete and trainer, family relations, power relations, contests and competitions, child as adult, ambition, sport team ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, bronx new york city, mcdonald's restaurant ...
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Fargo (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he's got a plan. He's going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. It's going to ...
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, police investigation, greed, snow, ransom, psychopath, crime gone awry, murder, small town, police, neo noir, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: north dakota, minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
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Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ranch in CA to shoot a commercial, set against the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, offbeat, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: on the road, lesbian, cowgirl, hitchhiking, feminism, obsessive quest, leadership, americana, hidden identity, social misfits, nothing goes right, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, oregon, minneapolis minnesota
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Contagion (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, emotional ...
Plot: plague, quarantine, epidemic, infected, scientist, fate of humanity, vaccine, chaos and mayhem, virus, death, paranoia, hysteria ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, asia, chicago illinois, geneva switzerland, atlanta georgia ...
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Chelsea Walls (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This movie tells five stories set in a single day at the famed Chelsea Hotel in New York City, involving an ensemble cast of some 30-35 characters.
Style: talky, gloomy, touching, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, celebrity culture, couple relations, down on your luck, city life, addiction, human nature, mentally unstable, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, urban, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, minnesota ...
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Blow Dry (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The annual British Hairdressing Championship comes to Keighley, a town where Phil and son Brian run a barbershop and Phil's ex-wife Shelly and her lover Sandra run a beauty salon.
Style: realistic, touching, offbeat, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: terminal illness, small town, cancer, rivalry, model, hairdresser, working class, fashion, surfing, hopes, love and romance, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary
Place: yorkshire, england, europe, helsinki finland, minneapolis minnesota ...
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