Movies and TV shows set in oregon

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in oregon ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, atmospheric, weird and light films and TV shows about / with storytelling, runaway, friendship, mentor, dialogue, family relations, death, adaptation, forest and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Spain, Mexico and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as oregon: Bates Motel (2013), Grimm (2011), Gravity Falls (2012), The Oregonian (2011), Feast of Love (2007), Meek's Cutoff (2010), The Auteur (2008), Old Joy (2006), Wendy and Lucy (2008), Cold Weather (2010).

List of movies set in oregon

 8.2
 106K
Bates Motel (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A "contemporary prequel" to the 1960 film Psycho, depicting the life of Norman Bates and his mother Norma prior to the events portrayed in Hitchcock's film, albeit in a different fictional town and in a modern setting. The series ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental disorder, serial killer, motel, obsession, family problems, dysfunctional family, incestuous desire, small town, mother son relationship, insanity, murder, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
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 7.8
 118K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he's descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms," he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a ...
Style: captivating, exciting, fairy tale, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, legends and myths, monster, creature, supernatural ability, police detective, good versus evil, partners against crime, peril, police investigation, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: portland oregon, oregon, usa
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 8.9
 101K
Gravity Falls (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Argentina, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Twin brother and sister Dipper and Mabel Pines are in for an unexpected adventure when they spend the summer helping their great uncle Stan run a tourist trap in the mysterious town of Gravity Falls, Oregon.
Style: exciting, captivating, not serious, fairy tale, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, horror for children
Plot: supernatural, friendship, adventure, youth, mysterious place, good versus evil, small town, monster, twins, magical, family relations, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa, california
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 3.9
 719
The Oregonian (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A girl gets in a car accident and wanders through the woods, encountering all kinds of nightmarish things.
Style: atmospheric, scary, surreal, realistic, serious ...
Plot: strong female presence, haunted by the past, memory loss, forest, graphic violence, fear, surrealism, mental disorder, a vision, on the road, danger, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa
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 6.6
 17K
Feast of Love (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A meditation on love and its various incarnations, set within a community of friends in Oregon. It is described as an exploration of the magical, mysterious and sometimes painful incarnations of love.
Style: sentimental, romantic, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love, infidelity, lesbian, friendship, romance, coffee shop, adultery, strong female character, drug use, wedding, marriage proposal, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon, san francisco, california
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 6.5
 14K
Meek's Cutoff (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in 1845, this drama follows a group of settlers as they embark on a punishing journey along the Oregon Trail. When their guide leads them astray, the expedition is forced to contend with the unforgiving conditions of the high plain desert.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, twists and turns, visually appealing, surreal ...
Plot: survival, native american, native americans, desert, family relations, settler, road trip, character study, brutality, old west, escapades, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: oregon, usa, texas
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 5.7
 627
The Auteur (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: THE AUTEUR follows formerly renowned porn director Arturo Domingo (Five Easy Nieces, Requiem for a Wet Dream) through a bizarre weekend as he receives a lifetime achievement award at a film festival in Portland, OR. Encountering crazed fans, former ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: open marriage, comeback, filmmaking, ex husband ex wife relationship, satire, introspection, rise and fall, showbiz, sexual relations, hopes, unfulfillment, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon, boston, houston texas ...
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 6.8
 8K
Old Joy (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two old pals reunite for a camping trip in Oregon's Cascade Mountains.
Style: atmospheric, talky, lyrical, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: road trip, friendship, map, hopes, buddies, partners, on the road, couples, thirtysomething life, liberal, self discovery, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, new jersey, tokyo, europe, london ...
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 7.1
 18K
Wendy and Lucy (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Wendy, a near-penniless drifter, is traveling to Alaska in search of work, and her only companion is her dog, Lucy. Already perilously close to losing everything, Wendy hits a bigger bump in the road when her old car breaks down and she is arrested ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, stylized, meditative ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dog, small town, friendship, loneliness, depression, owner dog relationship, solitude, life philosophy, dysfunctional family, character study, social problems, financial problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: oregon, alaska, portland oregon, california, usa
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 6.1
 2K
Cold Weather (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A guy who moves back to Portland, Oregon becomes involved in the mystery of his ex-girlfriend's disappearance.
Style: mumblecore, tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: missing person, brother sister relationship, investigation, who done it, partners, mystery, amateur detective, disappearance, homecoming, buddies, track down, private detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
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 6.6
 3K
The Falls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Falls is a feature film about two missionaries that fall in love while on their mission. RJ travels to a small town in Oregon with Elder Merrill to serve their mission and teach the words of Joseph Smith. Living together and sharing the ...
Style: touching, captivating, sentimental, psychological, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, missionary, lgbt, coming out, gays and lesbians, religion, love, society, hopes, lgbtq, church ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, idaho
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The Sisters Brothers (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: France, Spain, Romania, Belgium, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The colourfully named gold prospector Hermann Kermit Warm is being pursued across 1,000 miles of 1850s Oregon desert to San Francisco by the notorious assassins Eli and Charlie Sisters. Except Eli is having a personal crisis and beginning to doubt ...
Style: captivating, epic, feel good, light, exciting
Plot: gold rush, brother brother relationship, brother brother conflict, hitman, gold, friendship between men, one last job, murder, criminal, prank, golddigger, escapades ...
Time: 1850s, 19th century, 50s
Place: oregon, california, san francisco, pacific ocean
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Letters from the Big Man (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sarah Smith, an artist and government hydrologist, sets out on a post-fire stream survey in a remote part of the Kalmiopsis Wilderness of southwestern Oregon. In the course of her journey through this ancient and ecologically diverse land, she ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, captivating, offbeat
Plot: sasquatch, wilderness, friendship, isolation, confined, animal life, ecology, fire, bigfoot, survival, nature, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa
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 4.0
 527
Dark Honeymoon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dark Honeymoon follows a man who marries a seductive woman after a brief and passionate relationship. During their honeymoon, on the Pacific coast, terrible truths unfold as those around them die mysterious deaths.
Style: slasher, realistic, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, love and romance, couples, dangerous attraction, couple relations, honeymoon, investigation, child abuse, manipulation, sex scene, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
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 6.0
 48K
The Hunted (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the wilderness of British Columbia, two hunters are tracked and viciously murdered by Aaron Hallum. Former Special Operations instructor, L.T. Bonham is approached and asked to apprehend Hallum, his former student, who has 'gone rogue' ...
Style: suspense, slasher, intense, brutal, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, survival, homicidal maniac, commando, hitman, violence, chase, lone hero, fbi, murder, justice, ex soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: oregon, portland oregon, kosovo, usa, former yugoslavia ...
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 6.2
 5K
Flashback (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A hippie radical, Huey Walker has been a fugitive for decades, accused of a crime that he may not have committed. Finally apprehended, Walker is escorted to trial by uptight 20-something FBI agent John Buckner. While the two seem to be polar ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, emotional, witty ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lsd, train, friendship, chase, on the road, fbi, unlikely friendships, prison, adventure, partners, criminal heroes, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 60s, 90s
Place: oregon, san francisco, usa
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 6.6
 62K
Short Circuit (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a lightning bolt zaps a robot named Number 5, the lovable machine starts to think he's human and escapes the lab. Hot on his trail is his designer, Newton, who hopes to get to Number 5 before the military does. In the meantime, a spunky ...
Style: feel good, light, sentimental, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: androids and robots, robot, artificial intelligence, military, lightning, animal lover, struck by lightning, childhood, a.i., time, cyborgs, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: oregon, usa
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 6.8
 7K
Prefontaine (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: It's the true-life story of legendary track star Steve Prefontaine, the exciting and sometimes controversial "James Dean of Track," whose spirit captured the heart of the nation! Cocky, charismatic, and tough, "Pre" was a ...
Style: talky, factual, intense, serious, rough ...
Plot: olympics, runner, sport, underdog, justice, human spirit, athlete's life, contests and competitions, lifestyle, hopes, track and field, running ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1960, year 1969, 60s ...
Place: oregon, usa, seattle, boston, montreal ...
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 7.1
 59K
Leave No Trace (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an ...
Style: psychological, sincere, motivational, philosophical, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: father daughter relationship, hiking, teenage girl, veteran, survivalist, forest, wilderness, hiding place, trust, hitchhiking, freezing, survival ...
Time: future
Place: washington state, oregon, portland oregon, xian, utah ...
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A League of Their Own (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: As America's stock of athletic young men is depleted during World War II, a professional all-female baseball league springs up in the Midwest, funded by publicity-hungry candy maker Walter Harvey (Garry Marshall). Competitive sisters Dottie ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: baseball, world war two, sport, female protagonist, friendship, sister sister relationship, female athlete, sibling rivalry, female bonding, women, feminism, underdog ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, 20th century
Place: oregon, chicago illinois, new jersey, usa, midwest ...
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 7.3
 10K
Backstrom (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Lieutenant Everett Backstrom is a man with no filter. After a five-year exile to the traffic division for offensive behavior, he has returned from disgrace to lead Portland's newly minted S.C.U. Tasked with navigating the city's ...
Style: cynical, realistic, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police investigation, crimes, workplace situations, law enforcement, workplace, gay friend, police procedural, self destructing, drugs/alcohol, french accent
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, portland oregon
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Down and Out with the Dolls (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The raunchy, spunky tale of the rise and fall of an all-girl rock band from Portland, Oregon.
Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: punk, lifestyle, partners, music band, best friends, music, artists and showbiz, ambition, rivalry, buddies, rise and fall, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
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 8.1
 398K
Stand by Me (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: childhood, friendship, coming of age, teenager, boy, adventure, youth, courage, young heroes, children, young kid, friends ...
Time: 50s, year 1959, 20th century, 80s
Place: oregon, usa, normandy
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 7.7
 223K
Coraline (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, ...
Style: gothic, surreal, dark fantasy, dark, scary ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, horror for children
Plot: monster, parallel world, adventure, alternate reality, secret place, heroine, weirdo, family, children, family relations, talking animals, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
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 5.9
 36K
Antlers (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young teacher discovers that her troubled student's father and younger brother harbor a deadly supernatural secret. Taking the boy into her care, the teacher must fight for their survival against horrors beyond imagination.
Style: scary, unusual plot structure, suspense, fairy tale, slasher ...
Plot: monster, creature, native american, fear, superstition, myth, sheriff, supernatural, supernatural power, mysticism, paranormal investigation, child abuse ...
Place: oregon
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 6.4
 23K
Bad Samaritan (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A thieve makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are not longer how he expected.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, home invasion, psychopath, investigation, sadism, sadist, psycho killer, held captive, obsession, captive, maniac ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon, oregon
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Sometimes a Great Notion (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hank Stamper and his father, Henry, own and operate the family business by cutting and shipping logs in Oregon. The town is furious when they continue working despite the town going broke and the other loggers go on strike ordering the Stampers to ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, rough, gloomy
Plot: family relations, lumberjack, small town, death of brother, society, rivalry, workplace, defiant, troublemaker, family problems, labor union, favoritism among siblings ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: oregon, usa
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 6.0
 16K
Night Moves (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The story about three radical environmentalists coming together to execute the most intense protest of their lives: the explosion of a hydroelectric dam.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, meditative, intense ...
Plot: dam, crimes, environmental issue, crime gone awry, bomb, character study, terrorism, rebellion, radical, environmentalism, gang, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, california, usa
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Emperor of the North (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Hobos encounter a sadistic railway conductor that will not let anyone "ride the rails" for free.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: great depression, homeless, train, railway, drifter, injustice, tough heroes, emperor, social misfits, society, rivalry, underdog ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1933
Place: oregon, usa, turkey
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 5.5
 540
Seven Alone (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fictionalized account of the real-life adventure of the Sager family. Travelling with a wagon train from Missouri to Oregon, things are going well for the Sagers, until father Sager dies from blood poisoning following an Indian attack, and mother ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, youth, winter, wagon train, orphan, family problems, family relations, against the odds, fish out of water, on the road, wilderness, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: oregon, missouri, usa
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