Boardwalk movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant boardwalk movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, suspense, touching and clever films and TV shows about / with boardwalk, beach, drinking alcohol, drinking, family relations, friendship, death, cigarette smoking, telephone call and couples plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
boardwalk movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as boardwalk: Us (2019), Thick as Thieves (2009), The Lost Boys (1987), The King of Marvin Gardens (1972), Neighboring Sakuko (2013), The Malibu Bikini Shop (1986), Beach Rats (2017), Wonder Wheel (2017), Desert Mirage (2016), Alone with Her (2006).

List of boardwalk movies

Us (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: murder, home invasion, panic, amusement park, chase, hall of mirrors, african american, childhood memory, family vacation, survival horror, survival, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: usa
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Thick as Thieves (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A master thief recruits a notorious thief to help him steal two famous Faberge eggs from an impenetrable vault in an effort to pull off one final job and repay his debt to the Russian mob.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, con men, heist, one last job, police investigation, cons and scams, betrayal, law enforcement, government agency, criminal's revenge, danger, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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The Lost Boys (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mother and her two teenage sons move to a seemingly nice and quiet small coastal California town yet soon find out that it's overrun by bike gangs and vampires. A couple of teenage friends take it upon themselves to hunt down the vampires ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, stylized, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, small town, goth, teenage life, supernatural, gang, comics, secret hideout, amusement park, brother brother relationship, boardwalk, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
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The King of Marvin Gardens (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jason Staebler lives on the Boardwalk and fronts for the local mob in Atlantic City. He is a dreamer, who asks his brother David, a radio personality from Philadelphia to help him build a paradise on a Pacific Island, yet another of his ...
Style: tense, gloomy, clever, serious, realistic ...
Plot: island, embezzlement, family relations, jail, daydreamer, boardwalk, monopoly, crimes, cons and scams, dishonesty, crime, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, hawaii, atlanta georgia, new jersey ...
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Neighboring Sakuko (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: 3 years on from hospitalité, Kiki Sugino and Koji Fukada are back again with this socially-conscious film about a 18-year-old girl in-between adolescence and adulthood who spends a summer in a valley and enjoys romance. Sakuko, a 18-year-old girl ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, sincere, serious ...
Plot: introspection, youth, couples, social relations, small town, dating, niece, self discovery, summer vacation, friendship, hopes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, east asia
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The Malibu Bikini Shop (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After inheriting a failing bikini shop, two recent grads decide to make a go of it. One, in the hopes of building it into a successful business, the other, in the hopes of getting to look at lots of women in (and out) of swimsuits. As they try more ...
Style: touching, humorous, not serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: beach, family relations, youth, teenage life, family business, family life, store, couples, romance, brother brother relationship, inheritance, sexy woman ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, malibu california, los angeles, usa, venice california
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Beach Rats (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An aimless teenager on the outer edges of Brooklyn struggles to escape his bleak home life and navigate questions of self-identity, as he balances his time between his delinquent friends, a potential new girlfriend, and older men he meets online.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, disturbing, captivating
Plot: lgbt teen, gay, coming out, marijuana, teenager, friendship, promise, apology, drinking alcohol, dating, drinking, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, new york
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Wonder Wheel (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, enigmatic, thought provoking, suspenseful
Plot: ferris wheel, waitress, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, psychiatrist, betrayal, adultery, extramarital affair, marital infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, pizzeria, birthday ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, united states
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Desert Mirage (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Aspiring cartoonist and middle-aged gumbuster Cliff Morelli (Jeremy Koerner, Black Cat Whiskey, New York Lately) spends his days at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk performing minimum wage janitorial duties. When he is put on suspension after ...
Style: dark humor, adult animation, toilet humor, humorous, twist ending ...
Plot: psychopath, revenge, cartoonist, farce, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, animal that acts human, abusive father, rage, surrealism, anger, loss of job ...
Place: california
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Alone with Her (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The harrowing story of a disturbed young man's attempts to win the affections of an unsuspecting young woman. When Doug first sees Amy, he instantly falls for her and begins to watch her every move, going so far as to set up spy cameras in her ...
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, hidden camera, murder, strangulation, stalking, stalker, danger, crimes, sexual dysfunction, voyeurism, woman in danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
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Southland Tales (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, allegory, surreal, enigmatic ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, future dystopia, end of the world, prophecy, split personality, smuggling, conspiracy, dishonesty, life is a bitch, alternate reality, terrorist ...
Time: future, year 2008, year 2005, near future, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, afghanistan, southern california, nevada ...
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Busted (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the town of Amity, the cops take crime off of the streets and put it into the police station where it belongs.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: police station, law enforcement, chaos and mayhem, crime, workplace, partners, crimes, parody, police, seduction, interrogation, jail ...
Time: 90s
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Bound to Vengeance (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman, Eve, fights back and manages to escape a malicious abductor. However, after discovering she may not be the only victim, Eve unravels a darker truth and decides to turn the tables on her captor.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: captive, revenge, serial rapist, sex slave, kidnapping, murder, escape, violence, female killer, vigilantism, secret room, abduction ...
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I Am a Sex Addict (2005)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Just moments before his third wedding, Zahedi relates with utter sincerity and astonishing candor his obsession with prostitutes. He retraces his romantic and sexual history, including his ideological commitment to open relationships, that led to ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: eroticism, sex addict, marriage, addiction, obsession, prostitute, prostitution, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, illegal prostitution, free love ...
Time: contemporary, year 1984, year 1987
Place: italy, new york, amsterdam, san francisco, los angeles ...
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A Separate Peace (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four friends with one dark secret they could never outrun.
Style: psychological, serious, sincere, emotional, realistic
Plot: friendship, betrayal, boarding school, teenage love, lifestyle, youth, rebellion, teenage life, secret, coming of age, school, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1943
Place: boston, new england
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Owning Mahowny (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dan Mahowny was a rising star at the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. At twenty-four he was assistant manager of a major branch in the heart of Toronto's financial district. To his colleagues he was a workaholic. To his customers, he was ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sincere, suspense, melancholic ...
Plot: gambling, money, embezzlement, obsession, addiction, cheating, banker, gambling addiction, gambler, casino, crimes, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, toronto ontario canada, canada, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
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The Object of My Affection (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A pregnant New York social worker begins to develop romantic feelings for her gay best friend, and decides she'd rather raise her child with him, much to the dismay of her overbearing boyfriend.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, friendship, pregnancy, gay man straight woman relationship, gender, love triangle, unfulfilled love, convention, blind date, falling in love, gays and lesbians, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new york state
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Nowhere Boy (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The drama tells the story of Lennon's teenage years and the start of his journey to becoming a successful musician. The story also examines the impact on his early life and personality of the two dominant females in his childhood
Style: touching, sincere, witty, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: musician's life, prodigy, follow your dream, musician, aunt nephew relationship, coming of age, rock and roll, adolescence, dysfunctional family, parents and children, hopes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: liverpool, england, europe, hamburg germany, new zealand ...
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The Notorious Bettie Page (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bettie Page grew up in a conservative religious family in Tennessee and became a photo model sensation in 1950s New York. Bettie's legendary pin-up photos made her the target of a Senate investigation into pornography, and transformed her into ...
Style: bleak, erotic, melancholic, factual, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: pornography, showbiz, bdsm, rise and fall, ambition, individuality, journal, life is a bitch, sexuality, nudity (full frontal - brief), censorship, fetishism ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: usa, new york, tennessee, manhattan new york city, nashville tennessee ...
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London to Brighton (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's 3:07am and two girls burst into a run down London toilet. Joanne is crying her eyes out and her clothing is ripped. Kelly's face is bruised and starting to swell. Duncan Allen lies in his bathroom bleeding to death. Duncan's son ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, pimp, prostitute, chase, gangsters, murder, life is a bitch, lifestyle, going straight, child prostitution, deadly, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, britain, brighton
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Last Orders (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jack Dodd was a London butcher who enjoyed a pint with his mates for over 50 years. When he died, he died as he lived, with a smile on his face watching a horse race on which he had bet, with borrowed money. But before he died he had a final ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, talky, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, last wish, death, memory, family relations, war veteran, partners, parents and children, self discovery, friends, friendship between men, male friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989
Place: england, europe, london, california, australia
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Kinky Boots (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business in Northampton, in central England, but he never thought that he would take his father's place. Yet, the untimely death of his father places him in that position, only ...
Style: touching, humorous, inspirational, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: transvestism, cabaret, factory, small town, fashion show, fashion, family business, bankruptcy, unlikely partners, fish out of water, designer, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, milan italy, europe, london
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Inside Daisy Clover (1965)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A girl on the road to stardom fights the dehumanizing effects of Hollywood life.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: hollywood, family relations, coming of age, rising to stardom, ambition, lifestyle, showbiz, human nature, overnight success, youth, actor's life, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1936
Place: california, usa, arizona, los angeles
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I Love You, Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter immediately sets out to rectify ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, wedding, friendship between men, marriage, male friendship, coworker, loneliness, best man, couple relations, supportive friend, obsessive quest, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, malibu california, venice beach california ...
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The Hottie & the Nottie (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nate moves to L.A. to track down Cristabel, the woman he's been in love with since childhood, only to discover that his plan to woo her only has one hurdle to overcome: what to do with June, Cristabel's ever-present, not-so-hot best ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: misfit, best friends, looking for love, unfulfilled love, cons and scams, romance, dream girl, rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, transformation, yoga, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Duane Hopwood (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck divorced father struggles to get his life and family back together before it's too late.
Style: emotional, humorous, realistic, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, redemption, down on your luck, addiction, parents and children, family problems, couples, breakup, unfulfillment, hopes, divorce, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic city new jersey
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Delivering Milo (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A guardian angel has 24 hours to convince a soul that life on Earth is worth the effort.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, captivating, offbeat
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, guardian angel, angel, redemption, ghost, hopes, family life, death, hospital, tour guide, husband wife relationship ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
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Cassandra's Dream (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The tale of two brothers with serious financial woes. When a third party proposes they turn to crime, things go bad and the two become enemies.
Style: twists and turns, tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, debt, investigation, money, crimes, crime, siblings relations, moral dilemma, gambling, blackmail, loan, actress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, brighton
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Broken English (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Japan, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nora Wilder (Parker Posey), a single, career woman works at a Manhattan boutique hotel where her excellent skills in guest relations lack in the romantic department. If it is not her loving and dominant mother (Gena Rowlands) attempting to set her ...
Style: sentimental, light, sweet, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, looking for love, single, thirtysomething life, cliche, loneliness, dating, hung over, language barrier, self discovery, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, new york, croatia, france, europe ...
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The Red Squirrel (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Jota is about to commit suicide. As he fighting against himself, trying to jump off a bridge, a girl riding a motorcycle falls off the bridge. He runs to help her, and goes with her to the hospital. She has forgotten even what her name is, and he ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, atmospheric, psychological, offbeat ...
Plot: amnesia, lie, motorcycle, dishonesty, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, camp, under the surface, disorder, hospital, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
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