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 dialogue, brutality, storytelling, mentor, runaway, catastrophe, loneliness, friendship, culture clash and adaptation 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: The Heartbreak Kid (1972), Untamed Heart (1993), Fargo (1996), I, Tonya (2017), The Personals (1982), No Man is an Island (1962), AWA SuperClash III (1988), The Toilers and the Wayfarers (1995), Mary Tyler Moore (1970), The End of the Tour (2015).

List of movies set in minneapolis minnesota

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, clever, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: honeymoon, marriage, love triangle, infidelity, parents and children, romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations, unfulfilled love, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: miami, florida, europe, germany, usa ...
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 6.8
 12K
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: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, orphan, baboon, tragedy, opposites attract, self discovery, romance, single parent, unlikely couple, couple relations, impossible love, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, san francisco
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 8.1
 555K
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, psychopath, greed, ransom, snow, murder, crime gone awry, small town, neo noir, police, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: north dakota, usa, minnesota, minneapolis minnesota
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 7.5
 135K
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: mother daughter relationship, figure skating, abusive mother, poverty, rivalry, overbearing mother, emotional abuse, taunting, fondling, cafe, domestic violence, abuse ...
Time: 1990s, year 1992, year 1991, year 1994, year 1986 ...
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: roller skating, personal ad, buddy, husband wife relationship, dating, newspaper, love, adultery, infidelity, love triangle, extramarital affair, marital separation ...
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: death, punk, sex, illegal drugs, socially awkward, crying, virgin, sex in car, customer, sex scene, homosexual, love interest ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota, midwest, 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: world war two, scorpion, u.s. navy, behind enemy lines, priest
Place: minneapolis minnesota, japan, pearl harbor
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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: live audience, doppelganger, zoo
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, interview, king, native american, professional wrestling, south african, women's wrestling, samoan, lingerie, racist, 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, world championship wrestling, world wrestling entertainment, professional wrestling, interview, photographer, genius, corporate executive
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 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: feud, world championship wrestling, world wrestling entertainment, professional wrestling, samoan, texan, trampoline, hillbilly, puerto rican, mexican american, french canadian, manager ...
Time: 2000s, 1990s
Place: puerto rico, minneapolis minnesota, florida, 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: gun, sex, violence, shower, hippie, police, exploitation, revenge, female nudity, murder, death, nymphomaniac ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota
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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: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, rough ...
Plot: coming out, youth, runaway, coming of age, family life, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, small town, urban, self discovery, friendship, teenage life ...
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good
Plot: sitcom, friendship, workplace, producer, dating, singleness, tv news, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, friends, boss and employee, power relations ...
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, serious, sincere, realistic, intellectual ...
Plot: journalism, loneliness, writer's life, artists and showbiz, media, existentialism, depression, suicide, book, friendship, death, dog ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1996, 1990s
Place: usa, minneapolis minnesota, mcdonald's restaurant, illinois, minnesota
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 6.3
 73K
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: talky, cynical, realistic, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, alcoholic, thirtysomething life, divorce, jealousy, homecoming, adolescence vs adulthood, drugs/alcohol, obsessive quest, high school, looking for love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
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 6.3
 612
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: semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: ranch, sheep, urban, golden years, parents and children, on the road, grandparent grandchild relationship, daughter, terminal illness, city life, family life, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, gloomy, serious, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: politics, election, obsession, death, politician, priest, ghost, romance, haunted by the past, congressman, love and romance, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1973
Place: chile, usa, vietnam, harvard university, minneapolis minnesota ...
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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: semi serious, talky, clever, realistic, touching
Plot: gay, teenager, suicide, gays and lesbians, teenage life, gender, love and romance, youth, couples, couple relations, explicit sex, male nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, wisconsin, malibu california, minneapolis minnesota
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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, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: dancing, great depression, contests and competitions, down on your luck, social decay, society, life is a bitch, ambition, depression, crimes, disorder, dance ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: usa, santa monica california, california, chicago illinois, minneapolis minnesota ...
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 7.5
 12K
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: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: military, soldier, gulf war, self discovery, war, sacrifice, military life, warlord, life is a bitch, iraq war, marines, patriotism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004
Place: wyoming, usa, iraq, salt lake city utah, minneapolis minnesota ...
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 6.5
 17K
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, exciting, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: aspiring singer, suicide attempt, music, rivalry, love triangle, musician's life, rock, performer's life, pop star, rising to stardom, couple relations, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, usa, 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, feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, on the road, unfaithful girlfriend, college, romance, buddies, unlikely couple, bar, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, looking for sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
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 6.8
 42K
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: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, hitman, assassination, stranger, cocktail, midlife crisis, salesman, christmas, nervous breakdown, businessman, buddies, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, mexico city, latin america, budapest hungary, portugal ...
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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: witty, semi serious, talky, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, airport, romance, comedy of errors, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, couples, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe, 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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sport, baseball, family, prodigy, young heroes, athlete and trainer, child as adult, sport team, ambition, power relations, contests and competitions, against the odds ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, minneapolis minnesota, new york yankees ...
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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, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: lesbian, on the road, hitchhiking, cowgirl, feminism, americana, buddies, transvestism, gays and lesbians, social misfits, self discovery, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, oregon, minneapolis minnesota
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 6.6
 200K
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, epidemic, quarantine, infected, scientist, fate of humanity, vaccine, chaos and mayhem, virus, death, paranoia, power of media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, asia, hong kong, 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: touching, serious, talky, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, musician's life, urban, writer's life, human nature, looking for love, addiction, down on your luck, nightlife, artists and showbiz, city life, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, minneapolis minnesota ...
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 6.3
 7K
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: cancer, small town, terminal illness, hairdresser, rivalry, model, underdog, romance, contests and competitions, follow your dream, working class, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: yorkshire, england, europe, helsinki finland, minneapolis minnesota ...
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