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, captivating, suspense, serious, unusual plot structure and tense films and TV shows about / with german, world war two, love and romance, murder, female nudity, male nudity, nazi, brutality, death and chase plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in Germany, USA, UK and other countries.
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berlin germany movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as berlin germany: Babylon Berlin (2017), Victoria (2015), Alone in Berlin (2016), Conspiracy (2001), Atomic Blonde (2017), Berlin Station (2016), Hotel Adlon (2013), The Defeated (2020), The Kangaroo Chronicles (2020), Undine (2020).

List of movies set in berlin germany

 8.4
 23K
Babylon Berlin (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Colognian commissioner Gereon Rath moves to Berlin, the epicenter of political and social changes in the Golden Twenties.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, captivating, tense
Plot: police investigation, political intrigue, social problems, national socialism, police detective, political scandal, conspiracy, fighting crime, crime investigation, murder investigation, investigation, adaptation ...
Time: pre world war two, year 1929, 1920s
Place: berlin germany, germany
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 7.6
 58K
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: heist gone wrong, crimes, running from police, bank robbery, crime gone awry, dangerous attraction, disorder, gangsters, theft, young lovers, fall in love, stolen money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany, spain
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Alone in Berlin (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime’s victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Anna and Otto Quangel’s son has been killed at the front. This working class couple had ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, factual, heartbreaking, realistic ...
Plot: nazi germany, gestapo, murder, mechanic, robbery, suicide, bereavement, violence, torture, death of son, world war two, war ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1940, year 1943
Place: berlin germany, germany, central europe
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 7.6
 21K
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, war crime, racism, politics, conspiracy, state affairs, wartime life, human spirit, world war two, leadership ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe, poland
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 6.7
 190K
Atomic Blonde (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Sweden, 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, suspense, sexy, harsh, atmospheric ...
Plot: female spy, female assassin, undercover agent, female agent, female killer, woman fights a man, double agent, spy, cold war, lesbian, female warrior, femme fatale ...
Time: year 1987, year 1989, 80s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, germany, eastern europe, europe ...
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Berlin Station (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A contemporary spy series that follows Daniel Miller, an undercover agent at the CIA station in Berlin, Germany.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, cia, spy, whistleblower, undercover, partners, terrorism, crimes, partners against crime, government official, tough heroes, strong female lead ...
Place: berlin germany
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 7.4
 929
Hotel Adlon (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 270 min.
TV show
Story: A three-part German mini-series about the luxury hotel in Berlin.
Style: family saga, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: hotel, world war two, world war one, hotel owner, german history, luxury hotel, family relations, friendship, family business, youth, family problems, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1910s, 20th century, 1920s ...
Place: berlin germany
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 7.0
 5K
The Defeated (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Max McLaughlin is an American cop who arrives in Berlin in the summer of 1946 to help create a police force in the chaotic aftermath of the war.
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: demolished city, police protagonist, murder investigation, post war germany, nazism, political intrigue, world war two, nazi, betrayal, love and romance, intrigue, state affairs ...
Time: 1940s, year 1946
Place: berlin germany
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The Kangaroo Chronicles (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A communist kangaroo moves in with an artist in Berlin.
Style: light, touching, humorous, captivating, unusual plot structure
Plot: kangaroo, talking animals, capitalism, artists' life, unlikely friendships, apartment building, art, construction company, lone hero, migraine
Place: berlin germany
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 6.6
 7K
Undine (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Undine works as a historian lecturing on Berlin's urban development. When the man she loves leaves her, the ancient myth catches up with her. But falling in love anew, Undine reworks the myth of the mysterious water spirit as a modern ...
Style: serious, emotional, mystical, lyrical, scenic ...
Plot: love affair, murder, female protagonist, love triangle, mysterious woman, mermaid, vengeance, female ghost, redheaded woman, breakup, diving, diver ...
Place: berlin germany
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 5.7
 842
Sweethearts (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It's double trouble when fate and an ill-executed diamond robbery throw Mel and Lise together in a race and chase against time.
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, humorous
Plot: ruse, strong female character, panic attack, hostage, saving a life, friendship, escapades, crimes, youth, chase, self defense, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: berlin germany
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 6.5
 2K
Harvest (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Breathtaking in its subtle beauty, Harvest is an achingly romantic tale of an innocent but ever increasingly passionate affair that develops between two simple farmhands. Life on a farm is all that sullen teen Marco knows- leading a perfunctory and ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay relationship, coming out, gay, apprentice, farm, countryside, couples, gender, coming of age, sexual attraction, cow, crush ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany
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 6.7
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Hilde (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A biography of Hildegard Knef, one of Germany's biggest post-war stars.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, older man younger woman relationship, artists and showbiz, musician's life, performer's life, nazi germany, showbiz, rise and fall, desire for fame, human nature, celebrity culture, love affair ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 60s, 50s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
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 7.7
 6K
The Tunnel (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, Olympic swimmer Harry Melchior defects from East Germany in the 1960s and hatches a daring plot to help his sister and others flee East Berlin through a 145-yard underground tunnel.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, compassionate ...
Plot: tunnel, politics, betrayal, political unrest, heroes, daring rescue, berlin wall, freedom, wartime, breast feeding, cold war, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: germany, berlin germany, east germany, west berlin west germany, east berlin ...
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 7.1
 4K
Lili Marleen (1981)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lili Marleen is the story of a German singer named Wilkie who while working in Switzerland falls in love with a Jewish composer named Robert who’s family is helping people to flee from the Nazis. Roberts family is skeptical of Walkie thinking she ...
Style: clever, witty, sincere, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nazi germany, world war two, nudity (full frontal - brief), political unrest, anti semitism, unfulfilled love, wartime life, love affair, social differences, couple relations, forbidden love, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, year 1938, 1940s
Place: switzerland, berlin germany, germany, europe, zurich switzerland ...
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 7.1
 240K
Valkyrie (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Japan, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a ...
Style: tense, factual, bad ending, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, nazism, nazi, war, nazi germany, resistance, colonel, bomb, german officer, deception, treason, assassination attempt ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, bavaria, tunisia ...
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 6.7
 5K
Three (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Hanna and Simon are in a 20 year marriage with an unexiting relationship. By chance, they both meet and start separate affairs with Adam. Adam has no idea that his two lovers are married, until they are all found out when Hanna becomes pregnant, ...
Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bisexual, sex, couple relations, romance, love and romance, love triangle, gay, fall in love, infidelity, pregnancy, couples, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, berlin germany, germany
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Charité at War (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Berlin, 1888. After penniless Ida’s life is saved at the Charité Hospital she must work off the treatment costs. While she becomes acquainted with the most brilliant physicians of this era at the world-famous hospital, the self-determined young ...
Style: intellectual, realistic, captivating, stylized, medical drama
Plot: hospital, medicine, nurse, doctors, surgery, discovery, love story, training, historical event, saving a life, scientist, coworker relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 1880s, 1940s
Place: berlin germany, germany
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Emil and the Detectives (2001)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The twelve-year-old Emil and his father are haunted by bad luck. To take a break from a series of family disasters, Emil is allowed to spend a few days with a friend of the family, the female priest Hummel in Berlin. In the train he runs across the ...
Style: captivating, feel good, humorous, entertaining
Plot: boy, friendship, stolen money, gang, summer vacation, single father, children, thief, unemployment, solidarity, amateur detective, kidnapping ...
Place: berlin germany, germany
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 6.4
 1K
Snowflake (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Hunting down the murderer of their families in an anarchic Berlin of the near future, the outlaws Tan and Javid find themselves trapped in the wicked fairytale of a mysterious screenplay that entangles them in a vicious circle of revenge - ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, unusual plot structure, suspense, realistic
Plot: revenge, dentist, friendship, criminal, trapped, escapades, death, disorder, anarchy, murder, murderer
Time: near future
Place: berlin germany
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The Billion Dollar Code (2021)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 267 min.
TV show
Story: In 1990s Berlin, an artist and a hacker invented a new way to see the world. Years later, they reunite to sue Google for patent infringement on it.
Style: suspense, thought provoking, disturbing, captivating
Plot: hacker, money, computer, justice, inventor, lawsuit, legal action, technology, corporation, court, courtroom, legal ...
Time: 90s
Place: berlin germany
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 6.9
 1K
Spy City (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: After a defector is murdered, British agent Fielding Scott is assigned to track down a mole in his own ranks in 1961 Berlin. His investigation leads him into a deadly web of crime, betrayal and paranoia. Who can Scott trust in the city of spies?
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: spy, espionage, counter intelligence, government agent, spy mission, secret agents, secret mission, agent, undercover agent, renegade, prospector, reconnaissance ...
Time: 60s
Place: berlin germany
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 4.6
 295
The Passenger (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 61 min.
Story: In the provocative new drama from the director of THE VISITOR, sexual and moral boundaries are put to the test when a handsome stranger begins to infiltrate the lives of two artists. While searching for a condo in Berlin for his father, Nick meets ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, tense, romantic, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, murderer, love triangle, male homosexuality, lgbt, photographer, manipulation, stranger, seduction, male nudity, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: berlin germany, germany
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 6.2
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Bliss (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two young people in Berlin, a refugee and a homeless punk, form a relationship.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, affectionate ...
Plot: prostitute, female nudity, couples, love and romance, fall in love, male nudity, punk rock, refugee, homeless, teenage rape, flashback, punk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
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Berlin by the Sea (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: They are students - at least that's what their parents think - they are the disc-jockeys in the in-clubs in town, they party with no end, they fall in love, they have the best summer in their life in the coolest city of the world: Berlin.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, sentimental, serious
Plot: fall in love, nightclub, nightlife, love triangle, friends, city life, introspection, romance, grownups, hip hop, disco, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, east berlin
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About the Looking for and the Finding of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Director helmut Dietls and Patric Susskinds illustrate a legendary story of two lovers who cant keep themselves away from death.
Style: humorous, captivating, romantic, sexy
Plot: relationships, suicide, afterlife, sexual frustration, composer, island, pop singer, greek island, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), best friend, female singer ...
Place: greece, berlin germany, europe, germany
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What to Do in Case of Fire (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: What To Do In Case of Fire? tells the humorous and touching story of six former creative anarchists who lived as house squatters in Berlin during its heyday in the 80s when Berlin was still an island in the middle of the former eastern Germany. At ...
Style: suspense, realistic, humorous, semi serious, compassionate ...
Plot: politics, friendship, investigation, bomb, radical, fighting the system, political unrest, friends, society, crimes, rebelliousness, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, year 1987, 90s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, brazil, rio de janeiro
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Funeral in Berlin (1966)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Colonel Stok, a Soviet intelligence officer responsible for security at the Berlin Wall, appears to want to defect but the evidence is contradictory. Stok wants the British to handle his defection and asks for one of their agents, Harry Palmer, to ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychotronic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, berlin wall, chase, betrayal, double agent, crimes, terrorism, escapades, assassination attempt, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, east germany, europe, england ...
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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: witty, clever, talky, biting, suspense ...
Plot: cold war, iron curtain, farce, satire, secretary, capitalist, forbidden love, politics, german, culture clash, communism, communist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1961, 1930s
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, west berlin west germany, ussr, germany ...
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Aimee & Jaguar (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Berlin 1943/44 ("The Battle of Berlin"). Felice, an intelligent and courageous Jewish woman who lives under a false name, belongs to an underground organization. Lilly, a devoted mother of four, though an occasional unfaithful wife, is ...
Style: sexy, thought provoking, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, gays and lesbians, lesbian mother, wartime life, nazi, woman in danger, world war two, lesbian sex, lesbian romance, against the odds ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1999, year 1943, year 1944
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
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