Rooftop movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant rooftop movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, visually appealing, exciting and suspense films and TV shows about / with rooftop, mentor, gun, redemption, dialogue, brutality, storytelling, vengeance, chase and death plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as rooftop: Man on a Ledge (2012), The Voice of the Moon (1990), Yamakasi (2001), John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017), The Bourne Legacy (2012), State of Emergency (2011), Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1992), Skyline (2010), The Skulls (2000), The Phantom of the Opera (2004).

List of rooftop movies

 6.6
 149K
Man on a Ledge (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ex-cop turned con threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. The NYPD dispatch a female police psychologist to talk him down. However, unbeknownst to the police on the scene, the suicide attempt is a cover for the biggest ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: heist, mind game, perfect crime, swat team, suicidal, dishonesty, deception, storage unit, policewoman, rooftop, negotiator, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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The Voice of the Moon (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Returning to themes he first explored in La strada (1954), Fellini crafts a parable on the whisperings of the soul that only madmen and vagabonds are capable of hearing. The odd couple, Ivo Salvini (Benigni), a fake inspector of wells, and Gonnella ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, surreal, semi serious
Plot: moon, rooftop, music teacher, fool, tourist, journalist, cemetery, surrealism, couples, romance, love and romance, village ...
Time: 80s
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 6.2
 12K
Yamakasi (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Yamakasi - Les samouraïs des temps modernes is a 2001 French movie written by Luc Besson. It demonstrates the skills of the Yamakasi, a group of traceurs who battle against injustice in the Paris ghetto. They use parkour to steal from the rich in ...
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, exciting, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: parkour, extreme sport, chase, youth, thief, police, friends, gang, unlikely criminals, chases and races, crime, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous ...
Style: suspense, tense, neo noir, bloody, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, lone hero, one against many, warrior, hand to hand combat, bounty hunter, tough guy, woman fights a man, dark hero, manhunt, gun, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy, manhattan new york city, new york
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The Bourne Legacy (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: New CIA operative, Aaron Cross experiences life-or-death stakes that have been triggered by the previous actions of Jason Bourne.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, espionage, spy, tough guy, cia, government conspiracy, intelligence agency, cia agent, intelligence, on the run, off the grid, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maryland, manila philippines, the philippines, virginia, usa ...
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State of Emergency (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chaos consumes a small town when a chemical facility explodes releasing a deadly toxin. Moments after the leak, the town's residents show signs of mutation, causing the military to quarantine the area leaving any survivors helpless and trapped ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, survival, isolation, plague, chaos, quarantine, deadly, danger, small town, insulin, helicopter, rooftop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tetsuo II: Body Hammer is a 1992 Japanese science fiction/horror film directed by Shinya Tsukamoto. It is a bigger-budget reworking of the same director's 1989 movie Tetsuo: The Iron Man, utilizing similar themes and ideas to the earlier film ...
Style: surreal, serious, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, telephone conversation, rooftop, androids and robots, superhuman powers, cyberpunk, fighting crime, danger, deadly, crimes, rivalry, society ...
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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 4.4
 89K
Skyline (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, people are drawn outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth. Now the band of survivors must fight ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, ufo, apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, alien, space and aliens, fantasy world, alien encounter, survival, abduction, chaos, demolished city ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, big ben london, new york ...
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 5.6
 32K
The Skulls (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Luke's exultance at being selected for The Skulls (a secret society bred within the walls of a prominent Ivy League Campus) is soon overshadowed when he realises that all is 'not well in Wonderland'. For The Skulls is a breeding ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret society, uncover truth, murder, friendship, investigation, college, social differences, society, betrayal, mind game, manipulation, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: connecticut, usa, yale university, harvard university
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The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Deformed since birth, a bitter man known only as the Phantom lives in the sewers underneath the Paris Opera House. He falls in love with the obscure chorus singer Christine, and privately tutors her while terrorizing the rest of the opera house and ...
Style: gothic, serious, captivating, stylized, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, opera, disfigurement, fall in love, musician's life, singer, dangerous attraction, mask, love and romance, love triangle, disguise, tragic hero ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1910s, 20th century ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, london
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 6.9
 5K
Miss Minoes (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A cat who turns into a young woman helps a journalist protect their town from a factory boss with an evil plan.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: transformation, cat, working undercover, family relations, journalism, reporter, small town life, strong female character, anthropomorphism, rooftop, mayor, family ...
Place: netherlands
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 7.3
 174K
Layer Cake (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, greed, drug lord, drug dealing, organized crime, betrayal, flirting, cocaine, murder, going straight, criminal heroes, cheating ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: london, england, europe, zurich switzerland, amsterdam ...
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 7.1
 158K
Hard Candy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mature 14-year old girl meets a charming 32-year old photographer on the Internet. Suspecting that he is a pedophile, she goes to his home in an attempt to expose him.
Style: disturbing, twist ending, psychological, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pedophile, dangerous attraction, age difference, pedophilia, torture, vengeance, manipulation, deception, seduction, sexual abuse, child abuse, sociopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.3
 157K
Date Night (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves – and now a number of unsavoury ...
Style: talky, not serious, romantic, realistic, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: corruption, mistaken identity, thief, taxi driver, stripper, chase, encounter, plan gone awry, marriage, married couple, husband wife relationship, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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The Daytrippers (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eliza D'Amico thinks her marriage to Louis is going great, until she finds a mysterious love note to her husband. Concerned, she goes to her mother for advice. Eliza, her parents, her sister Jo and Jo's boyfriend all pile into a station ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, adultery, on the road, brawl, rooftop, drunkenness, chance meeting, suburbs, infidelity, overbearing, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 242 min.
Story: Zack Snyder's definitive director's cut of Justice League (2017).
Style: exciting, tense, disturbing, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: heroes, superhuman, superhero team, batman, alien invasion, superhero, super villain, end of the world, team, justice league, amazon, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, paris france, iceland, tower bridge london, london ...
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 5.9
 5K
Yummy (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young couple travels to a shabby Eastern European hospital for plastic surgery. The young woman wants a breast reduction. Her mother comes along for yet another face-lift. Wandering through an abandoned ward the boyfriend stumbles upon a young ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, plastic surgery, male female relationship, undead, experiment gone awry, bitten by a zombie, blood, danger, revenge, save the day, girl, chaos ...
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Tom Clancy's Without Remorse (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An elite Navy SEAL uncovers an international conspiracy while seeking justice for the murder of his pregnant wife.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: one man army, navy, gunfight, prison fight, warrior, mission, black hero, tough guy, vengeance, swat team, murder, violence ...
Time: 2020s
Place: syria, usa, langley virginia, pentagon, atlanta georgia ...
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Company Business (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An aging agent is called back by "the Company" to run a hostage trade of a Soviet spy for an American agent.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, sinister, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, secret agents, danger, race against time, espionage, politics, on the run, betrayal, chase, kgb, mole, political conspiracy ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, germany, europe, paris france, russia ...
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 7.6
 24K
Christiane F. (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Story: This movie portrays the drug scene in Berlin in the 70s, following tape recordings of Christiane F. 14 years old Christiane lives with her mother and little sister in a typical multi-storey apartment building in Berlin. She's fascinated by the ...
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: heroin, addiction, life is a bitch, drug abuse, downfall, drug addiction, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, friendship, youth, drug dealing, destructive relationship ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: berlin germany, europe, west berlin west germany, west germany, poland ...
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 6.6
 194K
Machete (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being set-up and betrayed by the man who hired him to assassinate a Texas Senator, an ex-Federale launches a brutal rampage of revenge against his former boss.
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, not serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female fighter, immigrants, corruption, sword fight, machismo, machete, vengeance, tough guy, sniper, racial slur, drug lord, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, mexico
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 5.4
 2K
Dragon Squad (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A team of Interpol agents arrive in the city to testify against a local crime lord. However on the way to court the vehicle carrying the Triad boss is attacked and the crime lord snatched, not by his own people but by another foe.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: interpol, kidnapping, gangsters, martial arts, undercover, terrorism, chase, law enforcement, fighting crime, danger, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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Love in the Time of Money (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York serves as a backdrop for a cast of characters in search of love, lust or lucre including a woman who makes awkward moves on the man renovating her SoHo loft, an embezzler, a sleazy artist and a phone psychic.
Style: talky, sexy, humorous, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, love and romance, sexual relations, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, curses spells and rituals, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, prostitute, phone sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, manhattan new york city
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 6.3
 98K
The Losers (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A tale of double cross and revenge, centered upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team-Clay, Jensen, Roque, Pooch and Cougar -find themselves the target of a lethal ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mercenary, swat team, betrayal, cia, teamwork, escapades, vengeance, revenge, robbery, hospital, sniper, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bolivia, latin america, pentagon, puerto rico, mumbai india ...
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Lords of Dogtown (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970s.
Style: exciting, sentimental, intense, stylized, motivational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: extreme sport, skateboarding, skateboard, gang, fame, friendship, surfing, rise and fall, first love, underdog, success, follow your dream ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, oregon, venice beach california ...
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The Lonely Guy (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A writer for a greeting card company learns the true meaning of loneliness when he comes home to find his girlfriend in bed with another man.
Style: humorous, realistic, sentimental, talky, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: breakup, loneliness, singleness, starting over, looking for love, couple relations, love and romance, traffic jam, honeymoon, cruise, adaptation, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, new jersey
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 6.2
 24K
Lifeforce (1985)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A space shuttle mission investigating Halley's Comet brings back a malevolent race of space vampires who transform most of London's population into zombies. The only survivor of the expedition and British authorities attempt to capture a ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, survival, outer space, astronaut, supernatural, evil alien, supernatural power, space and aliens, save the world, alien encounter, danger, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 21st century, near future, 80s
Place: london, europe, england, tower bridge london, big ben london
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 6.4
 6K
Levity (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Manuel Jordan is a man who is free after serving 23 years for killing a teenager during an attempted robbery. After nearly two decades of staring at his victim's face on a newspaper clipping in his cell, the paroled man attempts to find ...
Style: touching, emotional, psychological, melancholic, philosophical ...
Plot: redemption, sin, murder, prison, criminal, robbery, gang, friendship, haunted by the past, going straight, human nature, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Leon: The Professional (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Leon, the top hit man in New York, has earned a rep as an effective "cleaner". But when his next-door neighbors are wiped out by a loose-cannon DEA agent, he becomes the unwilling custodian of 12-year-old Mathilda. Before long, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, neo noir, serious, touching ...
Plot: hitman, loneliness, mentor, sniper, life philosophy, friendship, dark hero, loner, killings, lone wolves, murder, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Let Him Have It (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 1950s England, slow-witted Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals led by Chris Craig, a teenager with a fondness for American gangster films. Chris and Derek's friendship leads to their involvement in the true case which ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, emotional, gloomy, bleak ...
Plot: courtroom drama, vandalism, jury, injustice, hanging, juvenile delinquency, murder, friendship, death sentence, capital punishment, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 40s, 20th century, post world war two ...
Place: london, england, europe
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