Movies and TV shows set in north dakota

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in north dakota ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, semi serious and offbeat films and TV shows about / with murder, hospital, danger, blood, death, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, storytelling, father son relationship and deadly plots mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Poland and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as north dakota: The Messengers (2007), Fargo (1996), Leprechaun (1993), My Secret Identity (1988), Killer Movie (2008), SLC Punk! (1998), 61* (2001), Come See the Paradise (1990), Wooly Boys (2001), The Burrowers (2008).

List of movies set in north dakota

 5.4
 36K
The Messengers (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ghost, haunted house, murder, supernatural, sunflower, kitchen, little boy, child murder, raven, heavy rain, death threat, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
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 8.1
 537K
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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 4.7
 20K
Leprechaun (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, murder, deadly creature, vengeance, supernatural, family in danger, slasher, monster, violence, chase, greed, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
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My Secret Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
Story: My Secret Identity was a Canadian television series starring Jerry O'Connell and Derek McGrath. Originally broadcast from October 9, 1988 – May 25, 1991 on CTV in Canada, the series also aired in syndication in the United States. The series ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, mad scientist, adventure, secret identity, laboratory, superhuman powers, young heroes, teenage life, escapades, heroes, imaginary, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, twentieth century, 1990s ...
Place: north dakota, usa, canada
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 4.7
 2K
Killer Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A reality TV director copes with a spoiled celebutante and a show gone haywire when a masked killer starts bumping off the crew in this slasher-movie satire.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, scary ...
Plot: small town, serial killer, mystery, stalking, reality tv, slasher, media satire, tv show, crimes, danger, deadly, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary
Place: north dakota, usa
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 7.5
 24K
SLC Punk! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two former geeks become 1980s punks, then party and go to concerts while deciding what to do with their lives.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, dark humor, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, rebelliousness, rebellion, friendship, heavy metal, hospital, rock, individualism, college graduate, heroin, party, self destructing ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: utah, north dakota, england, canada, holy land ...
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 7.8
 13K
61* (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 1961, Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees. One, Mantle, was universally loved, while the other, Maris, was universally hated. Both men started off with a bang, and both were nearing Babe Ruth's 60 home run record. ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Plot: baseball, sport, rivalry, friendship, fan, athlete's life, buddies, historical figure, underdog, rising to stardom, uninhibited rivalry, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: north dakota, new york, usa, bronx new york city, new york yankees ...
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Come See the Paradise (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Come See The Paradise is a deeply touching love story set against the backdrop of a dramatic and controversial period in American history, It follows the romance and eventual marriage of Jack McGurn (Dennis Quad), a hot blooded Irish American, and a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: forbidden love, racism, love, injustice, romance, war, immigrants, culture clash, couple relations, interracial marriage, interracial relations, social differences ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1930s
Place: north dakota, los angeles, seattle, usa, ireland ...
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 6.3
 603
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, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: sheep, ranch, golden years, urban, on the road, parents and children, 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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The Burrowers (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It is 1879 in the Dakota Territories, a band of men who set out to find and recover a family of settlers that has mysteriously vanished from their home. Expecting the offenders to be a band of fierce natives, but they soon discover that the real ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buried alive, paralysis, funeral, underground, native american, monster, crucifix, cavalry, deadly creature, old west, daring rescue, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century
Place: north dakota, south dakota, usa
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Messengers 2: The Scarecrow (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The family man farmer John Rollins is stressed with his financial situation: the crows and the lack of irrigation are destroying his crop of corn; the bank is near closure of his mortgage; he does not have credit to fix the water pump or to buy ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: scarecrow, farm, gory, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, deadly, imaginary, supernatural, family problems, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north dakota, usa
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In the Line of Duty: Manhunt in the Dakotas (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: From the "In the Line of Duty" made-for-television movie series, Manhunt in the Dakotas (also known as 'The Twilight Murders') is based on the true story of cop-killer/white supremacist Gordon Kahl.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Plot: racism, special agents, manhunt, track down, crime, chases and races, danger, law enforcement, government agency, murder, crimes, rivalry ...
Place: north dakota, south dakota, usa
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Woman Walks Ahead (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A headstrong New York painter embarks on a dangerous journey to meet Sitting Bull, but must face off with an Army officer intent war with the Native Americans.
Style: based on true events
Plot: native american, native american reservation, shooting, facial bruise, eagle, man hits a woman, teepee, corset, insect, shot in the back, genocide, campfire ...
Time: 19th century
Place: north dakota
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 6.7
 4K
Blood & Oil (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Billy and Cody LeFever dream of a new life and move to "The Bakken" in North Dakota, booming after the biggest oil discovery in American history. They’re soon pitted against a ruthless tycoon who forces them to put everything on the ...
Plot: married couple, oil industry, young couple, oil field, love triangle, robbery, business deal, revenge, murder, father son relationship, secret, husband wife relationship ...
Place: north dakota
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Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the massive city of Tokyo, Kumiko, a twenty-nine year old, lives in utter solitude. She works a dreadful, dead-end job under an awful boss, is intimidated by her well-off peers, and nagged incessantly by her overbearing mother who is exasperated ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, offbeat, realistic, touching ...
Plot: treasure hunt, rabbit, language barrier, wilderness, obsessive quest, escapades, delusion, map, mental illness, treasure, female protagonist, hare krishna ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, north dakota, japan, tokyo
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 9.0
 249K
Fargo (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A close-knit anthology series dealing with stories involving malice, violence and murder based in and around Minnesota.
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, captivating, cynical, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, crimes, police investigation, crime, psychopath, killings, small town life, americana, law enforcement, gory, crime gone awry, sheriff ...
Time: 21st century, year 1979, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s ...
Place: minnesota, usa, north dakota
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The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Colonel Custer (Philip Carey), an outspoken believer in fair treatment for the Indians, is ousted from his post and forced into retirement. Fueled by ambition when a Senator Blaine (Don Haggerty) convinces him to run for President, Custer decides to ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: old west, soldier, against the rules, battle zone, obsessive quest, price of justice, americana, military, rebellion, society, state affairs, human spirit ...
Time: 19th century
Place: north dakota, south dakota, minnesota
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 6.3
 5K
The Cut (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery, War
Country: Germany, France, Italy, Russia, Poland, Canada, Turkey, Jordan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1915 a man survives the Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire, but loses his family, speech and faith. One night he learns that his twin daughters may be alive, and goes on a quest to find them.
Plot: forceful separation, armenian, genocide, diaspora, charlie chaplin, armenian genocide, twin sisters, desert, world war one, refugee, voyage, deportation ...
Time: year 1915
Place: north dakota, armenia, ottoman empire, turkey
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 7.2
 28K
The Stand (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 361 min.
Story: The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, good versus evil, plague, virus, influenza, pandemic, survivor, supernatural, danger, redemption, mind game, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, delaware, ohio, new england, utah ...
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The Survival of Dana (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: High school transfer student Dana moves to the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles after her North Dakota parents get divorced.
Plot: coming of age, vandalism, high school, dysfunctional family, home invasion, youth, coach, clique, brawl, jumping through a window, police officer, shoplifting ...
Place: los angeles, california, north dakota
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 8.1
 524K
Logan (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
Style: futuristic, suspense, harsh, emotional, scenic ...
Plot: superhero, chase, redemption, survival, immortality, death of protagonist, father daughter relationship, fight scenes, road trip, mentor, anti-hero, little girl ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: usa, mexico, north dakota
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 3.1
 48
Exscind (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After reading a magazine article about a case of multiple murders 50 years ago, an excited paranormal group sets out to investigate the site where the serial killers lived and where the horrifying crimes occurred. As day turns to night and evidence ...
Plot: fear, farmhouse, paranormal, investigation, mass murder, search, abandoned
Place: north dakota
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