Bartender movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bartender movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, humorous and sexy films and TV shows about / with bartender, bar, storytelling, death, murder, friendship, dialogue, nudity (full frontal - brief), catastrophe and runaway 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 bartender: Cocktail (1988), Mute (2018), Intimacy (2001), Barfly (1987), Death Parade (2015), The Drop (2014), Predestination (2014), Fallen Stars (2017), The Iceman Cometh (1973), Nightlife (2020).

List of bartender movies

 5.9
 79K
Cocktail (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian quickly becomes a patron favorite with his flashy drink-mixing style. Brian ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bartender, ambition, love and romance, couples, rise to the top, buddies, love affair, rags to riches, love triangle, nightlife, teaching the ways of the world, best friend ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, caribbean
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Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recently divorced young man discovers a mint condition Blade doll in his deceased brother's closet and plans to sell the toy at a convention in Oregon celebrating the 30th anniversary of the infamous Toulon Murders. All hell breaks loose ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense, reboot
Plot: puppet, bartender, murder, comic book shop, supernatural, death of brother, paranormal phenomena, demon, curses spells and rituals, evil doll, toy comes to life, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.4
 31K
Mute (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A mute man with a violent past is forced to take on the teeming underworld of a near-future Berlin as he searches for his missing girlfriend.
Style: tech noir, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: cyberpunk, neo noir, mute, technology, bartender, neo-noir, amish, prostitution, doctor, bar fight, male objectification, robotics ...
Time: near future, future
Place: germany, berlin germany
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 6.1
 11K
Intimacy (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Germany, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jay, a failed musician, walked out of his family and now earns a living as head bartender in a trendy London pub. Every Wednesday afternoon a woman comes to his house for graphic, almost wordless, sex. One day Jay follows her and finds out about the ...
Style: sexual, bleak, sincere, serious, erotic ...
Plot: explicit sex, strong sexual content, erection, one night stand, sex scene, infidelity, cheating wife, couple relations, love and romance, obsession, male nudity, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, canada
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 7.2
 19K
Barfly (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Downtrodden writer Henry and distressed goddess Wanda aren't exactly husband and wife: they're wedded to their bar stools. But they like each other's company- and Barfly captures their giddy, gin-soaked attempts to make a go of life ...
Style: talky, touching, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, addiction, poet, bartender, mentally unstable, human nature, social misfits, misfit, drinking alcohol, drinking, profanity, bar fight ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, texas
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 7.9
 10K
Death Parade (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: There is a place after death that’s neither heaven nor hell. A bar that serves you one chance to win. You cannot leave until the game is over, and when it is, your life may be too. From Studio Madhouse (Death Note, Black Lagoon) comes a thrilling ...
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: death, afterlife, heaven and hell, memory loss, murder, morality, game of death, gambling, regret, desperation, fear, reincarnation ...
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 7.1
 142K
The Drop (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living - no matter the cost.
Style: tense, serious, captivating, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, organized crime, bar, robbery, crimes, criminal's revenge, gangsters, danger, fall in love, crime, hitman, murder mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, boston, usa, massachusetts
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 7.5
 251K
Predestination (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Predestination chronicles the life of a Temporal Agent sent on an intricate series of time-travel journeys designed to prevent future killers from committing their crimes. Now, on his final assignment, the Agent must stop the one criminal that has ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, clever, surprise ending, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time paradox, time loop, time machine, changing the past or future, mysterious character, sent to the past, destiny, mission, terrorism, transsexual, special agents ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1981, year 1964 ...
Place: usa, new york, cleveland ohio
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 5.6
 316
Fallen Stars (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A poignant drama that chronicles the unexpected friendship that develops between Cooper, a melancholy bartender, who at thirty-six still isn't sure what he wants to do with his life, and Daisy, an extremely bright but socially awkward girl in ...
Style: lyrical, motivational, artsy, mysterious, atmospheric
Plot: alone, bartender, writers, friendship, introspection, changing lives, forgiveness, fall in love, regret, love and romance, sleeping on a couch, fired from the job ...
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The Iceman Cometh (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 239 min.
Story: Set in 1912, the entire film takes place inside a dive bar named The Last Chance Saloon, where its destitute patrons eagerly await the arrival of Hickey, who arrives annually and props everyone up with free drinks and spirited stories of his ...
Style: talky, realistic, serious, thought provoking, gloomy ...
Plot: alcoholic, prostitute, bar, life is a bitch, society, unemployment, bartender, betrayal, alcohol abuse, pimp, confession, saloon ...
Time: 1910s, year 1912
Place: usa, new york
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 5.7
 857
Nightlife (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Milo works as a bartender in Berlin and one night gets to know his dream woman Sunny through a series of coincidences. The two meet for a date, but the perfect romantic evening so far.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light
Plot: nightlife, best friend, first date, crime boss, bartender, save the day, friends, romance, going straight, rivalry, love, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: berlin germany
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Sullivan & Son (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sullivan & Son is an American comedy television series created by Rob Long and Steve Byrne that is broadcast on TBS. It stars Byrne as Steve Sullivan, who surprises his parents when he leaves his job as a corporate lawyer to take over a bar ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: bar, family business, parents and children, family relations, workplace, bartender, group of friends, homecoming, father son relationship, beer drinking, interracial family, bar owner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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 6.1
 190
Love/Juice (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Chinatsu and Kyoko are two close friends who live together and share pretty much everything, makeup, spoon and even their bed. They are so inseparable as to be almost a single entity. Yet they are neither a couple in the conventional sense, or in ...
Style: melancholic, touching, exciting, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: rape, friendship, crush, masturbation, bartender, sexuality, lesbian, unrequited love, best friend, flirting, manipulation, tomboy ...
Place: tokyo
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Girl Walks Into a Bar (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sharp-witted comedy that follows a group of apparent strangers in interlocking stories taking place in ten different bars during the course of one evening throughout Los Angeles.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: bar, nightlife, lifestyle, disorder, strong female character, damsel in distress, sex scene, bartender, city life, urban, dentist, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 4.0
 16K
Wounds (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Disturbing and mysterious things begin to happen to a bartender in New Orleans after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.
Style: suspense, surreal, exciting, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: bar, mind game, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lovecraftian, cult, love interest, supernatural horror, ruse, tunnel, hallucination, bartender, cockroach ...
Place: new orleans
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 5.8
 171
Very Mean Men (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A bartender wants rid of an obnoxious drunk but not until the drunk has left a decent tip. So the bartender tells the story of two mobster families, the Minetti's who work out of an Italian restaurant in the East San Fernando Valley, and the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: bandit, gang war, parody, organized crime, mob hit, revenge, criminal, father daughter relationship, murder, bartender, dead animal, irish american ...
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My Brother's Shoes (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: My Brother's Shoes - one zany comedy when brothers - one gay and one straight - magically switch places! A full feature film production of R&R Stage and Screen, LLC. Family is everything - but just how far will these two brothers go?
Plot: body swapping, bartender, wig, gay interest, gay
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Going Overboard (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, sex comedy, awful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: ambition, ocean, ship, cruise ship, bartender, dictator, friendship, follow your dream, buddies, misfit, goofy hero, underdog ...
Time: 80s
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 6.1
 160
The Kill-Off (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is set in a small coastal community in New Jersey where the only action in town is a nightclub called The Pavilion. The owner, Pete (played by Jackson Sims), can barely make the payroll so in an effort to bring in more business, he hires a ...
Plot: neo noir, gossip, bartender, neo-noir, female director, stripper, murder, janitor
Place: new jersey
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 4.7
 10K
Freelancers (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father's former partner and a team of rogue cops. His new boss, Sarcone, will see if he has what it takes to be rogue through many trials and tribulations of loyalty, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, partners against crime, uncover truth, vigilantism, teaching the ways of the world, law enforcement, police corruption, betrayal, dishonesty, crime, partners, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 5.8
 5K
The Walker (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Isle Of Man
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An escort who caters to Washington D.C.'s society ladies becomes involved in a murder case.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, contemplative ...
Plot: murder, investigation, politics, lobbyist, state affairs, hypocrisy, false accusation, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, husband wife relationship, bartender ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, washington d.c., virginia
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Tales of Ordinary Madness (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Poet/lecturer Charles Serking awakens from his alcoholic haze long enough to take a bus back to L.A. and plunge into an orgy of drink and sexual depravity.
Style: sexual, psychological, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, poet, typewriter, beach, bar, pimp, masochism, arrest, alcoholic, bartender, surrealism, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.1
 33K
Nurse Betty (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: What happens when a person decides that life is merely a state of mind? If you're Betty, a small-town waitress and soap opera fan from Fair Oaks, Kansas, you refuse to believe that you can't be with the love of your life just because he ...
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: hitman, murder, delusion, romance, memory loss, obsessive quest, crime, losing-it hero, crimes, violence, professional killer, writers ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, oklahoma, new mexico ...
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 7.2
 2K
Inside Moves (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After a failed suicide attempt leaves him partially crippled, Rory begins spending a lot of time at a neighborhood bar full of interesting misfits. When Jerry the bartender suddenly finds himself playing basketball for the Golden State Warriors, ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: handicapped, friendship, suicide attempt, basketball, bartender, hospital, waitress, bar, wheelchair, disability, redemption, human spirit ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, canada
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 5.5
 5K
Ed Gein (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The true story of Edward Gein, the farmer whose horrific crimes inspired Psycho, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and The Silence of the Lambs. This is the first film to Gein's tormented upbringing, his adored but domineering mother, and the 1957 ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mental illness, insanity, arrest, domineering mother, deadly, life is a bitch, crimes, neighbor, good versus evil, family relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: wisconsin, usa, texas
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 7.0
 31K
Priceless (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A beautiful young gold-digger mistakes a lowly hotel clerk as a rich and therefore worthwhile catch.
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lifestyle, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, resort, gigolo, materialism, cons and scams, greed, romance, prostitution, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: french riviera, france, europe, cote d'azur, nice france ...
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 7.2
 171K
Desperado (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, revenge, hitman, musician, dark hero, dangerous attraction, drug lord, loss of loved one, fall in love, one against many, crimes, crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An American bartender and his prostitute girlfriend go on a road trip through the Mexican underworld to collect a $1 million bounty on the head of a dead gigolo.
Style: suspense, cynical, bleak, tense, dark humor ...
Plot: bounty hunter, gunfight, brutality, murder, death, on the road, suitcase of money, bartender, prostitute, revenge, suitcase full of money, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
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 5.2
 573
Armed Response (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One of Tanaka's underlings has stolen a rare statuette that he had planned to use as a peace offering between the local Yakusa and Chinese Tong. He hires two private investigators to exchange ransom money to recover the statuette, but the trade ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car accident, murder, shotgun, bartender, yakuza, criminal's revenge, partners, heroes, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, betrayal, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 5.9
 31K
54 (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shane, a Jersey boy with big dreams, crosses the river in hopes of finding a more exciting life at Studio 54. When Steve Rubell, the mastermind behind the infamous disco, plucks Shane from the sea of faces clamoring to get inside his club, Shane not ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, nightclub, drug abuse, nightlife, lifestyle, addiction, drugs/alcohol, clubbing, father son relationship, party, bartender, money ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, bahamas, manhattan new york city
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