Movies and TV shows set in berlin germany

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in berlin germany ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, talky and exciting films and TV shows about / with male nudity, german, murder, gay, culture clash, conspiracy, storytelling, catastrophe, chase and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in Germany, USA, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as berlin germany: Babylon Berlin (2017), Berlin Station (2016), Race (2016), Conspiracy (2001), This Crazy Heart (2017), Victoria (2015), One, Two, Three (1961), The Coldest City (2017), M/M (2018), The Visitor (2011).

List of movies set in berlin germany

Babylon Berlin (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Colognian commissioner Gereon Rath moves to Berlin, the epicenter of political and social changes in the Golden Twenties.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, social realism, national socialism
Plot: neo noir, political scandal, police investigation, political intrigue, social problems, adaptation, communist party, communism, espionage, police, secretary, organized crime ...
Time: pre world war two, 1920s
Place: berlin germany, germany
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Berlin Station (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A contemporary spy series that follows Daniel Miller, an undercover agent at the CIA station in Berlin, Germany.
Style: tense, exciting, twists and turns, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, spy, whistleblower, partners against crime, terrorism, secret service, weapons, government official, partners, crimes, undercover, gunfight ...
Place: berlin germany
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Race (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, Germany, France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Based on the incredible true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf ...
Style: factual, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: african american, racism, track and field, sport, historical figure, nazi germany, olympics, nazi, running, racial prejudice, athlete, politics ...
Time: 1930s
Place: berlin germany, germany
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Conspiracy (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Lead by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, this group of high ranking ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, factual, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: holocaust, genocide, anti semitism, racism, politics, leadership, wartime life, state affairs, human spirit, against humanity, conspiracy, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, poland
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This Crazy Heart (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When 30-ish rich kid Lenny has to take care of 15-year-old David, who’s suffering from heart disease, it’s the beginning of a wild adventure. Lenny fearlessly breaks all the rules to fulfill his young friend’s every wish.
Style: sincere, feel good, thought provoking, uplifting, touching
Plot: heart disease, father son relationship, ambulance, male friendship, father son conflict, drunk driving, birthday, female doctor, teenage boy, hospital, caregiver, punishment ...
Place: munich germany, berlin germany
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Victoria (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A young Spanish woman who has newly moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: bank robbery, real time, running from police, bullet wound, techno music, crimes, young lovers, crime gone awry, danger, urban, romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany, spain
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One, Two, Three (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Coca-Cola executive in West Berlin tries to keep the boss's daughter from marrying a Communist.
Style: clever, talky, witty, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: cold war, iron curtain, farce, communist, forbidden love, secretary, couple relations, politics, culture clash, love affair, capitalist, wedding ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1961, 1960s, 1930s
Place: germany, europe, east berlin, soviet union, russia ...
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The Coldest City (2017)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Sweden, USA, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Style: surprise ending, sexy, atmospheric, suspense, harsh ...
Plot: double agent, undercover agent, cold war, spy, shooting, bisexual woman, sexy woman, blonde, man fights a woman, brutality, vodka, murder ...
Time: 20th century, year 1987, year 1989
Place: germany, east berlin east germany, europe, berlin germany, east berlin ...
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M/M (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Wayward Canadian, Matthew, crushed by the isolation of being new to Berlin, turns his sexual desires toward Matthias that spiral into a dark fixation of assumed identity. Soon, this obsessive power struggle between the two, careens toward brutal ...
Plot: homoerotic, shower, gay, gay sex, gay protagonist, erotica, obsession, homoeroticism, barefoot male, male objectification, sexuality, swimming pool ...
Place: berlin germany
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The Visitor (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Cibrâil, a young policeman, is living happily with his girlfriend in Berlin. He is well integrated in society despite his Turkish background. One day his girlfriend's cousin comes to stay and Cibrâil's life is turned upside down.
Plot: shared shower, turkish, gay kiss, gay, german, police officer, sexual attraction, gay sex, beard, hugging, tattoo, male nudity ...
Place: berlin germany, germany
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Where Are You Going, Habibi? (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ibrahim falls in love with Alexander, a blond, blue eyed German criminal and show wrestler who is straight - an impossible friendship that surpasses the both of them.
Plot: gay, gay son, friendship, gay slur, gay couple, gay lead character, gay kiss, gay protagonist, gay sex, blow job, closeted gay, gay romance ...
Place: berlin germany
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Don't Tell Me the Boy Was Mad (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Aram, a young man from Marseille of Armenian origin, blows up the Turkish ambassador's car in Paris. Gilles, a young cyclist who was passing at that precise moment, is seriously injured. Aram's mother feels guilty and feels the need to ...
Plot: genocide, armenian, armenian genocide, hospital, explosion, human ashes, cyclist, shooting, trial, assassination, shot in the head, execution ...
Time: year 1915
Place: france, berlin germany, armenia, turkey, ottoman empire ...
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Futuro Beach (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Donato fails in his attempt to save a drowning man, and meets one of the man's friends. He decides to start his life over, but pieces of his past keep coming after him.
Style: serious, touching, gloomy, realistic
Plot: gay, drowning, gays and lesbians, fall in love, brother, travel, immigrants, siblings relations, gender, love and romance, society, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, brazil, portugal, berlin germany
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Bridge of Spies (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, India, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: cold war, cia, espionage, lawyer, pilot, rescue, justice, danger, spy, mission, secret agent, fighter pilot ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1950s, year 1960 ...
Place: usa, soviet union, europe, east germany, germany ...
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Cabaret (1972)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles and an impish emcee sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, sentimental, biting ...
Plot: cabaret, transvestism, political unrest, entertainer, fireplace, gramophone, love triangle, opposites attract, nightclub, bisexuality, nazi, jewish ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, new york
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Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ballet, dance performance, choreography, psychotherapist, good versus evil, mysterious event, paranormal phenomena, serial murder, mysterious death, secret, dead woman, curse ...
Place: berlin germany
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Fabian (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fabian is a 1980 West German film directed by Wolf Gremm. It is based on the novel Fabian, the Story of a Moralist (1931) by German author Erich Kästner. The film was chosen as West Germany's official submission to the 53rd Academy Awards for ...
Plot: unemployment, girlfriend, sexuality, male nudity, nightclub, friendship, drawing, decadence, brothel, female artist, lesbianism, female nudity ...
Place: berlin germany
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Dreigroschenfilm (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Belgium
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Following the phenomenal success of “The Threepenny Opera”, the film industry wants to win over the celebrated author. But Bertolt Brecht is not prepared to play by their rules. His concept of the “Threepenny Film” is radical, ...
Plot: singing in a car, beggar
Time: 1920s
Place: berlin germany
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Asphaltgorillas (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young man in Berlin is fed up with being the stooge of his criminal boss. New film by Detlev Buck based on a short story by Ferdinand von Schirach.
Plot: drug dealer, doberman, german abroad, counterfeit money, laxative, dog feces, russian abroad, heavy rain, stolen car, stolen painting
Place: berlin germany
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Sense8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: One gunshot, one death, one moment out of time that irrevocably links eight minds in disparate parts of the world, putting them in each other's lives, each other's secrets, and in terrible danger. Ordinary people suddenly reborn as ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, love affair, imaginary, lgbt, danger, survival, supernatural ability, destiny, telepathy, chases and races, hopes, superhuman ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mumbai india, berlin germany, chicago illinois
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Who Am I (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Benjamin, a young German computer whiz, is invited to join a subversive hacker group that wants to be noticed on the world's stage.
Style: suspenseful, tense, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: computers and web, crime, hacker, computer, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, social misfits, crimes, misfit, police investigation, fugitives, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
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Berlin Syndrome (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A passionate holiday romance leads to an obsessive relationship when an Australian photojournalist wakes one morning in a Berlin apartment and is unable to leave.
Plot: trapped, hostage, psychopath, photojournalist, stockholm syndrome, pain, missing person, captive, desperation, teacher, tourist, kidnapped ...
Place: berlin germany
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Assignment Berlin (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: no overview
Plot: world war one, justice, jury, vengeance, mass murder, armenian genocide, assassination, trial, genocide, armenian, courtroom drama, revenge ...
Time: year 1915
Place: berlin germany, turkey, ottoman empire, armenia
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The Man on the Wall (1982)
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An East German man finds a way to cross the border between East and West Berlin. But when he succeeds in bringing his wife out as well, things are not quite as expected.
Plot: ransom, cold war, berlin wall, culture clash, iron curtain, border guard, passport, jail, binoculars, border crossing, separation, border ...
Place: west berlin west germany, east berlin east germany, east germany, gdr, berlin germany
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The Same Sky (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lars is a "Romeo agent" from East Germany in the 1970s. His task is to go West, first to seduce and then to spy on Western women who worked in government or defense institutions.
Plot: berlin wall, spy, espionage, surveillance, female nudity, seduction, male nudity, sister sister relationship, teacher, cold war, swimmer, homosexual ...
Time: year 1974
Place: berlin germany, west germany, west berlin west germany, east berlin east germany, east germany
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Desire Will Set You Free (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Desire Will Set You Free is a feature film that explores life in contemporary Berlin with an often critical and sometimes humorous eye. Based on a true story, the plot follows the relationship of an American writer of Israeli/Palestinian descent and ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, male nudity, gay lead character, gay kiss, father son relationship, gay protagonist, book signing, expatriate, gay hustler, gay cruising, transvestite ...
Place: berlin germany
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Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.
Style: suspense, exciting, intense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: cia, chase, assassin, rogue agent, amnesia, espionage, surveillance, betrayal, cia agent, haunted by the past, survival, investigation ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, greece, athens greece, berlin germany, rome italy ...
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Men to Kiss (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The gay couple Tobi and Ernie are being visited by Ernie's old friend Uta. What at first looks like an innocent house-call, turns into an insidious attack on the couple's relationship.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sexual
Plot: gays and lesbians, love and romance, couples, romance, politics, fall in love, best friends, opposites attract, nightlife, twentysomething life, gender, kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
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Speer und er (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 270 min.
Story: A reassessment of the role Albert Speer played in the Third Reich. Speer, who was ultimately convicted at the Nuremburg trials and served a 20-year prison sentence, was known for designing many of the Third Reich's buildings and for being ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: trial, friendship, anti semitism, megalomaniac, architect, delusion, post war, war crime, holocaust, against humanity, war, nazi officer ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: berlin germany, germany
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The Final Solution: The Wannsee Conference (1984)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A real time recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which leading SS and Nazi Party officals gathered to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Led by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, the Wannsee Conference was the ...
Style: serious, bleak, talky, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, genocide, racism, deportation, fascism, war, against humanity, society, state affairs, immigrants, interracial relations ...
Time: 40s, year 1942
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany, warsaw poland, palestine
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