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, suspenseful, suspense and semi serious films and TV shows about / with bar, bartender, love and romance, murder, death, couples, family relations, society, friendship and life is a bitch plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Japan, Spain 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), The Bar (2017), Players (2010), Cheers (1982), Undateable (2014), Body Shots (1999), Full Moon in Blue Water (1988), Girl Walks Into a Bar (2011).

List of bar movies

 5.7
 106K
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, humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: bar, dancer's life, music, nightclub, love and romance, love affair, nightlife, ambition, parents and children, desire for fame, follow your dream, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, bad taste humour, realistic ...
Plot: bar, slacker, misfit, buddies, nothing goes right, family relations, alcohol, stupidity, drunkenness, family problems, dysfunctional family, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: feel good, humorous, witty, sitcom, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, bar, dating, singleness, couple relations, looking for love, roommate, womanizer, architect, friends, group of friends, career ...
Time: 21st century, 2030s, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.1
 141K
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, danger, fall in love, gangsters, crime, hitman, murder mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, boston, massachusetts, usa
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 6.3
 22K
The Bar (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A group of strangers are trapped inside a bar.
Style: tense, dark humor, suspense, disturbing, brutal ...
Plot: bar, survival, virus, death, murder, injection, sniper, violence, fight, panic, fire, religious fanatic ...
Time: contemporary
Place: madrid
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 6.6
 71
Players (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, captivating, dark humor, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, family relations, friends, workplace, workplace situations, brother brother relationship, buddies, slacker, antisocial behavior, nothing goes right, silly humor, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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 7.8
 47K
Cheers (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, feel good, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: bar, womanizer, lifestyle, couple relations, looking for love, sexism, couples, workplace romance, unwanted pregnancy, proposal, financial problem, everyday life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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 7.3
 8K
Undateable (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bar, friends, dating, supportive friend, roommate, seduction, looking for love, shyness, odd couple, sexual attraction, lifestyle, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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 4.9
 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: serious, psychological, suspense, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: bar, nightclub, party, battle of the sexes, youth, love and romance, looking for love, wooing, young lovers, nightlife, couples, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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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, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: bar, family relations, misfit, love and romance, working class, family life, parents and children, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, country, bus, reunion ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
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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, surprise during end credits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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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, thought provoking ...
Plot: death, afterlife, game, memory loss, morality, regret, desperation, fear, gambling, heaven and hell, game of death, murder ...
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From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (1999)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gang of bank-robbing misfits heads to Mexico with the blueprints for the perfect million-dollar heist, but when one of the crooks wanders into the wrong bar... and crosses the wrong vampire... the thieving cohorts develop a thirst for blood!
Style: stylized, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, bar, anti heroes, anti hero, solar eclipse, bank robbery, heist, gory, chases and races, imaginary, master criminal, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
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 5.7
 513
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: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bookies, bar, gambling, crime, bookie, loser, bet, down on your luck, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, florida
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 5.6
 591
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: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, talky
Plot: bar, pregnancy, christmas, actor, debt, lifestyle, crime gone awry, life is a bitch, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, unemployment, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.8
 5K
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: contemplative, gloomy, atmospheric, bleak, thought provoking ...
Plot: bar, surrealism, existentialism, magic realism, dancing, rainstorm, rain, umbrella, fog, couples, masturbation, unfulfillment ...
Place: europe, hungary
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Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, clever, witty, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, workplace situations, eccentric family, satire, family relations, friends, disorder, family life, working class, friendship, partners, workplace ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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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: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: homeless, friendship, bar, profanity, friends, drifter, misfit, social misfits, redemption, alcohol abuse, human nature, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, manhattan new york city
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 7.1
 14K
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, gloomy, semi serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, bar, drinking, alcohol, ice cream truck, small town, unemployment, self discovery, human nature, down on your luck, sexual content, irresponsible ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
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 7.0
 11K
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: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: bar, gang, captivity, vigilantism, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, rivalry, confined, crimes, deadly, vengeance, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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 8.4
 84K
Banshee (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Banshee is an American drama television series set in a small town in Pennsylvania Amish country and features an enigmatic ex-con posing as a murdered sheriff who imposes his own brand of justice while also cooking up plans that serve his own ...
Style: sexy, serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sheriff, female nudity, organized crime, ex convict, crimes, cons and scams, thief, shooting, tough heroes, small town, crime, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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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, interracial family, father son relationship, bar owner, korean american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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Into the Lion's Den (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As the three out-of-towners toast the end of their journey, someone at the bar is watching them and setting a deadly trap. Now, as closing time draws near, a night of unspeakable horrors is about to begin. Jesse Archer (Violet Tendencies, Going Down ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: bar, racism, gender, crimes, on the road, destiny, murder, gay, erection, society, danger, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, philadelphia, pennsylvania
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 7.0
 256K
The World's End (2013)
Genre: 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, twists and turns, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, small town, british, reunion, obsessive quest, bar, anti heroes, profanity, alcohol abuse, friends, anti hero, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, london
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 3.2
 228
Slaughtered (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Everyone's getting slaughtered in the pub tonight!
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, bar, danger, captivity, deadly, confined, zombie, death, violence, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 5.4
 938
Answer This! (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Brilliant trivia whiz Paul Tarson is great at answering little questions but horrible at answering the big ones – like what’s he going to do after grad school? When his father withdraws his funding, Paul is forced to confront his future and much ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, captivating
Plot: college, bar, contests and competitions, rivalry, university, college life, goofy hero, youth, introspection, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, underdog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: michigan
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 6.6
 2K
4 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia, Netherlands
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Two men and a woman happen to meet in a bar. We learn from their conversations both the intriguing and banal details of their lives. But is anyone really telling the truth?
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, surreal, tense ...
Plot: bar, social decay, haunted by the past, human nature, dull life, social relations, estrangement, life is a bitch, society, graphic violence, nihilism, village ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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Sexy Evil Genius (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A dark comedy about an eclectic group of strangers invited to a downtown bar by a mutual ex-lover, Nikki Franklyn, a maddeningly sexy, unpredictable and possibly insane young woman who's recently gotten out of prison for murdering her last ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, tense, dark humor, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bar, mind game, psychopath, deadly, vengeance, obsession, betrayal, dishonesty, rivalry, group of strangers, couples, con woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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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, serious, realistic, thought provoking, gloomy ...
Plot: alcoholic, prostitute, bar, life is a bitch, society, unemployment, bartender, pimp, betrayal, alcohol abuse, confession, traveling salesman ...
Time: 1910s, year 1912
Place: usa, new york
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 6.7
 2K
Mango Yellow (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a poor neighborhood in Recife, the lives of exotic and bizarre characters entwine in a bar and in a very low-budget hotel. The queer Dunga works in the hotel and has a crush on the butcher Wellington that is married with the religious Kika and ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, bleak, sexual ...
Plot: bar, life is a bitch, love affair, love and romance, human nature, sexual relations, redemption, couple relations, infidelity, working class, urban ghetto life, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas, new zealand, brazil
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