Bar movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bar movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, semi serious, psychological and touching films and TV shows about / with bar, love and romance, friends, friendship, murder, bartender, couples, violence, mentor and lifestyle plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bar: Coyote Ugly (2000), How I Met Your Mother (2005), The Drop (2014), Undateable (2014), Full Moon in Blue Water (1988), The World's End (2013), The Bar (2017), Body Shots (1999), Money Kings (1998), Girl Walks Into a Bar (2011).

List of bar movies

 5.7
 100K
Coyote Ugly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Graced with a velvet voice, 21-year-old Violet Sanford heads to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a songwriter only to find her aspirations sidelined by the accolades and notoriety she receives at her "day" job as a barmaid at ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: bar, nightclub, nightlife, love and romance, music, love affair, ambition, parents and children, dancer's life, desire for fame, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan. As a framing device, Ted, in the year 2030, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, sexual, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, looking for love, bar, singleness, sitcom, womanizer, couple relations, urban, lovers, dating, architect, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a ...
Style: humorous, witty, situational comedy, bad taste humour, realistic ...
Plot: bar, slacker, sitcom, buddies, nothing goes right, misfit, alcohol, stupidity, friends who hate each other, family relations, drunkenness, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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 7.1
 131K
The Drop (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, organized crime, criminal heroes, danger, fall in love, criminal's revenge, robbery, crime, hitman, crime boss, crimes, catholic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, new york, usa, massachusetts
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 7.3
 8K
Undateable (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Whether it's due to a lack of style, the wrong job, or even just a bad haircut, everyone goes through a time in their lives when they're undateable. Most of us eventually grow out of it, but some people need a little more help than others. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bar, sitcom, friends, dating, roommate, supportive friend, odd couple, seduction, looking for love, shyness, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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Full Moon in Blue Water (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Floyd, the owner of a bar on the Texas coast, has been depressed for a year after his wife disappeared in a swimming accident. He lives with his senile father-in-law "The General" and is helped by Jimmy, a former asylum inmate, and the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: bar, working class, family life, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, misfit, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, country, bus, reunion ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
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 7.0
 230K
The World's End (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: witty, humorous, absurd, dark humor, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, bar, small town, british, reunion, obsessive quest, anti heroes, friends, violence, end of the world, beer, robot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, london
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 6.3
 18K
The Bar (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A group of strangers are trapped inside a bar.
Style: suspense, brutal, disturbing, tense, dark humor
Plot: bar, sniper, injection, panic, virus, violence, death, fire, fight, survival, murder, cafe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: madrid
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 5.0
 5K
Body Shots (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Los Angeles club scene is a place of booze-fueled decadence and debauchery. In a night full of possibilities, eight 20-somethings take to the clubs seeking good times, companionship and maybe a little sex. But in the harsh light of the morning ...
Style: sexual, psychological, realistic, biting, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bar, nightclub, rape, party, sex, wooing, couples, looking for love, clubbing, youth, urban, young lovers ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 5.9
 496
Money Kings (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vinnie's a bookie, happily married, running his operation for 30 years out of his bar in Brooklyn. Times change, the boys up the chain want a bigger profit, so Vinnie's expendable He's assigned a hotheaded kid, Tony, the nephew of a ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, gambling, crime, bookie, bet, loser, down on your luck, life is a bitch, dishonesty, disorder, moral dilemma, unlikely partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, florida
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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: humorous, witty, semi serious
Plot: bar, dentist, city life, lifestyle, urban, disorder, nightlife, interracial romance, sex scene, damsel in distress, lap dance, hold up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 5.8
 576
Hi-Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jimmy needs $900 to clear a gambling debt but a series of lies leads to Ray trying to raise the cash from friend's who owe him money.
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: bar, pregnancy, christmas, debt, actor, life is a bitch, crimes, bookies, twentysomething life, down on your luck, love and romance, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
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 6.5
 71
Players (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Players is an American comedy series which premiered on the Spike network on March 2, 2010. The series is a partially scripted/mostly improvised comedy about two brothers who run a sports bar together. After airing 3 episodes, Players was removed ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, alternative comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, sitcom, workplace situations, siblings relations, family relations, friends, workplace, sibling relationship, joke, drunkenness, brother brother relationship, alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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 7.9
 4K
Damnation (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Karrer plods his way through life in quiet desperation. His environment is drab and rainy and muddy. Eaten up with solitude, his hopelessness would be incurable but for the existence of the Titanik Bar and its beautiful, haunting singer. But the ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: bar, existentialism, rain, heavy rain, surrealism, umbrella, fog, dancing, love affair, couples, road not taken, life is a bitch ...
Place: europe, hungary
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Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: clever, not serious, witty, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, bar, eccentric family, workplace situations, misfit partners, society, workplace, partners, family life, family relations, friends, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.9
 42K
Cheers (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Cheers is an American sitcom television series that ran for 11 seasons from 1982 to 1993. It was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for NBC and created by the team of James Burrows, Glen ...
Style: clever, humorous, not serious, witty, talky ...
Plot: bar, sitcom, coach, accountant, psychiatrist, womanizer, boyfriend, friendship, widow widower, up and down relationship, overbearing parent, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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The Good Heart (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark, USA, France, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Brian Cox stars as Jacques, the curmudgeonly owner of a gritty New York dive bar that serves as home to a motley assortment of professional drinkers. Jacques is determinedly drinking and smoking himself to death when he meets Lucas (Dano), a ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, bar, misfit, social misfits, friends, homeless, redemption, drifter, human nature, alcohol abuse, elderly, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, manhattan new york city
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 7.2
 13K
Trees Lounge (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tommy has lost his job, his love and his life. He lives in a small apartment above the Trees Lounge, a bar which he frequents along with a few other regulars without lives. He gets a job driving an ice cream truck and ends up getting involved with ...
Style: talky, psychological, gloomy, touching, clever ...
Plot: bar, drinking, small town, mechanic, dull life, irresponsible, alcohol abuse, misfit, human nature, society, love and romance, down on your luck ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
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The Kids in the Hall (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The Kids in the Hall is a Canadian sketch comedy group formed in 1984, consisting of comedians Dave Foley, Kevin McDonald, Bruce McCulloch, Mark McKinney, and Scott Thompson. Their eponymous television show ran from 1988 to 1994 on CBC in Canada, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bar, workplace, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, workplace situations, media, disorder, social satire, secretary, lesbian, homosexual, stereotype ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
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 3.3
 23K
Barb Wire (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sexy nightclub owner, Barb Wire moonlights as a mercenary in Steel Harbor, one of the last free zones in the now fascist United States. When scientist Cora Devonshire wanders into Barb's establishment, she gets roped into a top-secret ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master villain, bail bondsman, bounty hunter, bar, obese, vengeance, future dystopia, good versus evil, chase, heroic mission, disability, female protagonist ...
Time: future, 2010s
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My Blueberry Nights (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Elizabeth has just been through a particularly nasty breakup, and now she's ready to leave her friends and memories behind as she chases her dreams across the country. In order to support herself on her journey, Elizabeth picks up a series of ...
Style: psychological, touching, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: loneliness, waitress, bar, romance, introspection, couple relations, love and romance, self discovery, hopes, life is a bitch, drifter, poker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, nevada, memphis, new york ...
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 3.9
 764
Animals (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Syd Jarrett is an unsuspecting, down-and-out man in a washed-up hick town who gets pulled into a sub-culture of blood-hungry creatures. He encounters Vic, a renegade whose animal instincts are stronger than his human ones. As things begin to get ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, captivating, touching ...
Plot: human becomes animal, dangerous attraction, supernatural, love, small town, love triangle, bar, fired from the job, femme fatale, deadly creature, danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.7
 3K
The Outpost (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Talon, the lone survivor of a race called the Blackbloods, sets off to the edge of civilisation to track her family's killers. On her journey she discovers she has supernatural powers which she must learn to harness in order to achieve her ...
Style: exciting, brutal, suspense, semi serious, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: fall in love, danger, escapades, murder, small town, vengeance, friendship, bar, supernatural being, illness, fantasy world, hidden ...
Time: middle ages
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 7.5
 222K
Predestination (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, 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: suspenseful, mind bending, surprise ending, clever, stylized ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, sent to the past, destiny, bar, mysterious character, terrorism, mission, time loop, loner, bomber ...
Time: 20th century, year 1963, year 1981, year 1964, near future ...
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
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 7.0
 313K
Passengers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.
Style: futuristic, romantic, scenic, cerebral, surprise ending ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love story, space travel, spacecraft, isolation, loneliness, survival, outer space, malfunction, space station, trapped in space, moral dilemma, rescue ...
Time: future
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 7.3
 5K
Mixology (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: One bar. One night. Ten single people. Welcome to Mix, a high-end bar in Manhattan's trendy meatpacking district.  These are the exploits of singles, five guys and five girls, in search of love - all over the course of one night.
Style: realistic, talky, sexy, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bar, friends, couple relations, singleness, love and romance, urban, battle of the sexes, eligible bachelor, couples, looking for love, buddies, sitcom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.0
 10K
In Bar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of young high society friends, aged between 18 and 25, are gathered at a friend's bar that they regularly frequent for the night. But when they finish of their last beer and prepare to head home they find themselves held captive at ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: bar, gang, vigilantism, injustice, crimes, hostages, confined, violence spree, crime, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
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Are You There, Chelsea? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Are You There, Chelsea? is an American sitcom created by Dottie Zicklin and Julie Ann Larson. It is based on Chelsea Handler's 2008 best-selling book Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea and aired from January 11 to March 28, 2012, on ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, bar, best friends, workplace, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, singleness, twentysomething life, friends, troublemaker, roommate, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.3
 477
Call Me (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A journalist receives an obscene phonecall that she mistakes for her boyfriend. She then agrees to meet with the caller at a bar, but instead of meeting the boyfriend, she witnesses a murder.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: murder, bar, drug dealing, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, transvestism, on the run, police corruption, stalking, amateur detective, crime ...
Time: 80s
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 5.9
 1K
Jesse (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, bar, single mother, starting over, rivalry, parents and children, love and romance, love triangle, career change, family business, friends, single parent ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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