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, semi serious, serious, talky and witty films and TV shows about / with bar, love and romance, friends, disorder, sitcom, bartender, couples, friendship, buddies and dialogue plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Australia, UK 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), Trees Lounge (1996), The Good Heart (2009), Cheers (1982), Girl Walks Into a Bar (2011), Money Kings (1998), The World's End (2013).

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, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: nightlife, bar, love affair, love and romance, nightclub, ambition, music, parents and children, desire for fame, dancer's life, youth, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 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: looking for love, friendship, bar, singleness, sitcom, womanizer, urban, couple relations, lovers, party, dating, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
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, realistic, witty, situational comedy, bad taste humour ...
Plot: bar, sitcom, slacker, buddies, family relations, family problems, nothing goes right, misfit, workplace, irish, dysfunctional family, alcohol ...
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, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, bar, organized crime, criminal heroes, danger, fall in love, robbery, hitman, criminal's revenge, crime boss, gangsters, catholic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, boston, 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: sitcom, bar, friends, dating, odd couple, roommate, supportive friend, looking for love, wooing, love and romance, shyness, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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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, gloomy, semi serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: bar, drinking, small town, social misfits, alcohol abuse, misfit, society, life is a bitch, human nature, self discovery, down on your luck, unemployment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
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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: gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: bar, friendship, heart attack, hospital, social misfits, suicide attempt, alcohol abuse, elderly, misfit, life is a bitch, friends, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco, manhattan new york city
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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: talky, feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, bar, womanizer, psychiatrist, accountant, coach, buddies, couple relations, workplace romance, love and romance, couples, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: boston, massachusetts, 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, city life, disorder, urban, dentist, lifestyle, dance, strip club, female nudity, bartender, long black hair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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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: bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, bookie, loser, bet, crime, gambling, gangsters, moral dilemma, down on your luck, life turned upside down, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, florida
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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: small town, british, apocalypse, reunion, obsessive quest, anti heroes, bar, alien invasion, violence, beer, robot, end of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, london
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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: bleak, serious, realistic, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: bar, surrealism, rain, heavy rain, existentialism, dancing, fog, umbrella, immigrants, crumbling marriage, magic realism, hungarian ...
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: not serious, clever, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, bar, friendship, family life, working class, workplace situations, society, workplace, family relations, friends, misfit partners, eccentric family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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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, humorous, talky, realistic, clever
Plot: bar, actor, debt, christmas, pregnancy, crime gone awry, romance, addiction, gambling debt, cons and scams, gambling, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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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, serious, biting, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bar, rape, party, nightclub, sex, battle of the sexes, looking for love, arrested, rave, alcohol, wooing, nightlife ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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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, siblings relations, workplace situations, sibling relationship, workplace, family relations, friends, alcohol, beer, brother brother relationship, joke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, 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: semi serious, emotional, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: bar, country, family life, bus, dealing with death, obsession, parents and children, cons and scams, reunion, working class, disability, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
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 6.3
 16K
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, dark humor, tense
Plot: bar, sniper, injection, death, violence, panic, virus, fight, survival, fire, murder, cafe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: madrid
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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: serious, scary, suspenseful, captivating, touching ...
Plot: human becomes animal, dangerous attraction, love, small town, supernatural, sex, bar, fired from the job, love triangle, femme fatale, deadly creature, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: murder, bar, drug dealing, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, boyfriend, meeting, crime, witnessing a crime, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
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 7.0
 304K
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, entertaining, romantic, scenic, cerebral ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: space travel, love story, isolation, spacecraft, loneliness, survival, space station, trapped in space, malfunction, outer space, moral dilemma, bar ...
Time: future
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 7.0
 9K
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: serious, rough, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: bar, gang, crime, gory, violence spree, innocence lost, sexual abuse, captivity, murder, injustice, confined, crimes ...
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bar, sitcom, twentysomething life, lifestyle, roommate, friends, best friends, singleness, alcohol abuse, workplace, troublemaker, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: sitcom, bar, single mother, single parent, couples, family relations, best friends, starting over, love triangle, parents and children, family business, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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 8.4
 1K
Early Doors (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A sitcom set in a small pub in Manchester, “The Grapes”, where daily life is bound up in the issues of love, loneliness, and blocked urinals. Regular drinkers Joe and Duffy pass the time with landlord Ken and his police officer cronies.
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: sitcom, bar, working class, friends, pub, buddies, workplace situations, society, workplace, gossip and rumors, slacker, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england
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 7.3
 5K
Mixology (2013)
Genre: Comedy
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, talky
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bar, battle of the sexes, looking for love, urban, dating, sitcom, singleness, love and romance, couples, buddies, couple relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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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: mind bending, suspenseful, clever, stylized, serious ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, destiny, mysterious character, sent to the past, time machine, mission, terrorism, bartender, bar, time paradox, bomber ...
Time: 20th century, year 1975, near future, year 1964, year 1963 ...
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
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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: serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, bar, bank robbery, gory, solar eclipse, criminal heroes, anti heroes, crime, hoodlum, sheriff, heist, bank ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
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 6.5
 85K
Leap Year (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When yet another anniversary passes without a marriage proposal from her boyfriend, Anna decides to take action. Aware of a Celtic tradition that allows women to pop the question on Feb. 29, she plans to follow her lover to Dublin and ask him to ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, sweet, scenic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, love affair, love triangle, couples, proposal, initially antagonists, irish, escapades, nothing goes right, road trip, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, wales, europe, boston
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 8.0
 23K
Lilyhammer (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Frank Tagliano (Steven Van Zandt), is a former member of the New York mob. After testifying in a trial in the United States, Tagliano is relocated to Lillehammer in Norway through the FBI's witness protection program. Frank Tagliano was ...
Style: dark humor, witty, talky, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, culture clash, starting over, small town, lifestyle change, fish out of water, gangsters, crimes, business venture, criminal heroes, snitch, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe
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