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The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in budapest hungary ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, emotional, humorous, bleak and melancholic films and TV shows about / with murder, death, hungarian, train, friendship, torture, blood, beating, photograph and father daughter relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and War genres shot in Hungary, USA, UK and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as budapest hungary: Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg (1990), Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), The English Patient (1996), Budapest (2018), Red Sparrow (2018), For Some Inexplicable Reason (2014), Howling V: The Rebirth (1989), Ballet (1989), Forbidden Relations (1983), Diary for My Children (1984).
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The English Patient
Drama, Romance, War
USA, UK
162 min.
 7.4
The Witness
Drama, Comedy
Hungary
105 min.
 8.7
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Budapest
Comedy
France, Belgium
102 min.
 5.7
Red Sparrow
Action, Drama, Thriller
USA
140 min.
 6.6

List of movies set in budapest hungary

Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Sweden, Hungary, Norway
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Swedish account of Raoul Wallenberg, the man responsible for the largest rescue of Jews during World War II.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: anti heroes, rescue, ghetto, war, immigrants, survival, genocide, uncover truth, human spirit, anti semitism, moral dilemma, holocaust ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, hungary, sweden, budapest hungary, stockholm sweden ...
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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet mole within his former colleagues at the heart of MI6.
Style: atmospheric, clever, bleak, tense, stylized ...
Plot: espionage, spy, cold war, betrayal, investigation, secret service, surveillance, mole, government agency, spies, secrets, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london, budapest, hungary ...
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The English Patient
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, dramatic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love story, tragic love, mysterious character, war, destiny, life & death, adultery, tragedy, obsession, love, star crossed lovers, compassion ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944, year 1942 ...
Place: africa, europe, ethiopia, egypt, italy ...
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 5.7
 124
Budapest
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two best friends stuck in boring jobs become bachelor party planners in Budapest.
Plot: text messaging, shooting, gun shooting, female singer, firearm, cow, playing a video game, singing, singer, airport, bare breasts, drugs ...
Place: budapest, budapest hungary
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 6.6
 103K
Red Sparrow
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, rough, erotic, brutal ...
Plot: russian spy, female assassin, female spy, secret agent, secret mission, manipulation, seduction, traitor, secret society, training, murder, ballerina ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, europe, budapest, budapest hungary, moscow russia
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For Some Inexplicable Reason
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A trip to Lisbon helps a nerdy guy who is quickly approaching 30 finally get his mojo back.
Plot: cafe, bar, argument, school bully, job seeking, airplane ticket, house party, ex girlfriend, washing dishes, bully, breakup
Place: lisbon portugal, budapest hungary
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Howling V: The Rebirth
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a group of people from different walks of life converge in a Hungarian castle situated in Budapest which has been sealed for 500 years, they bring with them a werewolf which slowly begins to cut their numbers down.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: palaces castles and temples, gory, murder, crimes, werewolf, danger, deadly, supernatural, dangerous animal, snow, investigation, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: budapest, hungary, budapest hungary
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 5.6
 376
Ballet
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An American ballerina arrives in Hungary to enroll in a ballet school and it soon becomes apparent that things are not what they seem.
Style: suspense, twist ending
Plot: ballet, possession, teenage girl, girls' boarding school, dance, auction, ballerina, opera house, giant bird, clock, young love, old mansion ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, eastern europe, budapest hungary, dungeon
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Forbidden Relations
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on a true story, a love affair develops between a half brother and half-sister. When pregnancy results and word gets out the public is outraged.
Plot: train station, boat, incest, suicide by hanging, scandal, breast feeding, childbirth, theft, death of mother, death of wife, cemetery, fishing ...
Place: budapest hungary, hungary
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Diary for My Children
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical story of a young woman's life in Budapest under Stalin.
Plot: school, girl, politics, newspaper, friend, friendship, flashback, artist, death of father, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, controversy ...
Time: year 1947, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: budapest hungary, moscow russia, eastern europe
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Diary for My Father and My Mother
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Directed by Márta Mészáros.
Plot: politics, celebration, controversy, party, newsreel footage, josef stalin, parade, new year's eve, revolution, trial, diary, tank ...
Time: 1950s
Place: soviet union, hungary, budapest hungary
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 6.8
 138
Cat's Play
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Karoly Makk's heartbreaking story of two unmarried sisters who cast wistful glances back at their lives, but still believe in hope and love, earned an Academy Award Nomination for Best Foreign Language Film in 1974. In this follow-up to the ...
Plot: shopping, bird, wound, mirror, coffee, arrest, train station, maid, flower, death of sister, cook, old man ...
Place: west germany, hungary, munich germany, budapest hungary, frankfurt germany
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A Hungarian Fairy Tale
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shot in B&W, Gyula Gazdag's film follows the surreal and often comic quests of young Andris, an orphan searching for a father who doesn't exist, and Orban, a government clerk who's had enough of oppressive bureaucracy.
Style: melancholic, talky, enigmatic, stylized, harsh ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, opera, mozart, bollywood, beer, free speech, imagination, virginity, kick-butt women, fascism, nerds, dysfunctional family ...
Place: tokyo, japan, iraq, argentina, australia ...
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 5.1
 353
Overnight
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: One day of a Hungarian stock trader.
Plot: stock broker, unwanted pregnancy, businessman, laptop, taxi, money, broker, yuppie, stress, pregnancy test, abortion, auction ...
Place: hungary, india, budapest hungary
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The Beautiful Blue Danube
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Serbia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Luxurious Danube river cruiser "Kriemhild", on a 2 day tour from Vienna to Belgrade. The ship "Kriemhild" is a floating sin city. Exhausted, unhappy, frustrated people from western Europe come here to "relax" and ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, older man younger man relationship, older woman younger man relationship, fight, gay kiss, boat, brothel, river, rich man poor woman, sex trade, money, drinking ...
Place: belgrade, budapest hungary, europe
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 5.3
 178
A Bus Came…
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five episodes connects on a magic bus in the center of Budapest.
Plot: city, night, bus, accident, love, man with glasses, sidewalk, mountaineer, morning, sadness, bus stop, trip ...
Place: budapest hungary, hungary
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 5.9
 138
Lily in Love
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Insulted when his screenwriter wife writes a leading role for a younger man, aging Broadway idol Fitz Wynn disguises himself as a handsome young Italian.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: actor's life, romance, battle of the sexes, desire for fame, deception, show business, typewriter, switching roles, destructive relationship, infidelity, fame, stage fright ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, hungary, budapest, manhattan new york city, budapest hungary
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 7.2
 2K
Demimonde
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of three women - a famous prostitute, her housekeeper and their new maid - living in Budapest of 1910s, whose passionate, bizarre and complex relationship can only lead to one thing: murder.
Plot: prostitute, maid, courtesan, housekeeper, female protagonist, lesbianism, murder
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest, budapest hungary, central europe
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 5.6
 172
Istanbul
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Netherlands, Ireland, Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Housewife Katalin Munk (Johanna ter Steege) has her world torn apart when her lecturer husband János (Andor Lukáts) arrives home to tell her that he’s leaving her for a younger student of his. Katalin falls into a state of shock and wanders ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: self discovery, love affair, romance, life turned upside down, love and romance, couple relations, infidelity, parents and children, breakup, fall in love, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, budapest hungary, istanbul turkey
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 8.7
 5K
The Witness
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Known as the best satire about communism, banned for over a decade in Hungary. 'The Witness' has become a cult classic, well received by critics and general audiences when it was finally released outside of Hungary. 'The Witness' ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, immigrants, political unrest, revolution, politics, society, swimming pool, absurdism, political satire, amusement park, cemetery, execution ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: hungary, europe, budapest, budapest hungary
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 6.7
 605
Cremaster 5
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Cremaster 5 (55 min, 1997) is a five-act opera (sung in Hungarian) set in late-ninteenth century Budapest. The last film in the series, Cremaster 5 represents the moment when the testicles are finally released and sexual differentiation is fully ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, epic, offbeat ...
Plot: human nature, strong sexual content, opera, introspection, redemption, theater, tragic love, wizards and magicians, gender, imaginary, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary
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My Mother's Courage
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, UK, Austria, Ireland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The deportation of 4000 Jews from Budapest to Auschwitz in July 1944, as told by George Tabori, and how the narrator's mother escaped it, owing to coincidence, courage and some help from where you'd least expect it.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: concentration camp, moral dilemma, anti semitism, war, family in danger, holocaust, genocide, wartime life, battles, against humanity, confined, danger ...
Time: 1940s
Place: hungary, budapest hungary, berlin germany
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Children of Glory
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Sport, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Children of Glory will commemorate Hungary's heroic Revolution of 1956, and takes place in Budapest and at the Melbourne Olympic Games in October and November of that year. While Soviet tanks were destroying Hungary, the Hungarian water polo ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, rough, captivating
Plot: athlete's life, contests and competitions, idealism, revolution, rebelliousness, sport, political unrest, politics, hopes, love and romance, rebellion, society ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: hungary, australia, europe, budapest hungary
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Moscow Square
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 1989 is an important year in the political history of Hungary. However, Petya and his friends couldn't care less. They are about to graduate high school. The only important things to them are the parties, girls, making some easy cash. And of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, youth, high school, romance, love and romance, graduation, lifestyle, political unrest, pornographic video, sexuality, party, train ...
Time: 80s
Place: hungary, budapest hungary
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 7.3
 827
The Deserters
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: Hungary, Poland
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Set in military barracks in a small town during World War I. The soldiers herded in the barracks are 'politically suspect' mix of characters from all over of the Austro-Hungarian Empire: Czechs, Jews, and even Italians, but officers in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting
Plot: military life, prison life, military base, wartime life, war, prison, military, small town, confined, soldier, army investigation, anti war ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary
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Perlasca: The Courage of a Just Man
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 197 min.
Story: It is the real story of Giorgio Perlasca (Luca Zingaretti). During the 1920s he was an Italian Fascist supporter, fighting in Africa an in the Spanish civil war where he deserved a safe conduct for Spanish embassies. After some years, disillusioned ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, war, anti heroes, concentration camp, ghetto, daring rescue, human spirit, idealism, heroic mission, wartime life, fascism, against humanity ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 40s, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: hungary, italy, sweden, budapest hungary, spain
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The Secret Ways
Genre: Adventure, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Vienna, 1956. After Soviet tanks crush the Hungarian uprising, soldier-of-fortune Mike Reynolds is hired to help a threatened Hungarian scientist (Prof. Jansci) escape from Budapest. He and Julia, the professor's daughter, cross the boulder ...
Plot: communism, martial law, secret police, secret mission, resistance fighter, iron curtain, surveillance, espionage, fake identity, cold war, torture, spy ...
Place: switzerland, austria, soviet union, budapest hungary, hungary
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Walking with the Enemy
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania, Hungary, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional
Plot: holocaust, wartime life, against humanity, war, danger, life is a bitch, hidden identity, race against time, confined, dishonesty, family relations, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1980, year 1946, year 2010 ...
Place: europe, hungary, switzerland, budapest, germany ...
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 7.0
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Spy
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, exciting, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, female spy, secret agents, undercover, female agent, partners, weapons, surveillance, betrayal, cia, undercover agent, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, budapest hungary, langley virginia, washington d.c., paris france ...
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 6.1
 222K
Van Helsing
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Famed monster slayer Gabriel Van Helsing is dispatched to Transylvania to assist the last of the Valerious bloodline in defeating Count Dracula. Anna Valerious reveals that Dracula has formed an unholy alliance with Dr. Frankenstein's monster ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, stylized, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, adventure, good versus evil, dark hero, immortality, monster, steampunk, transformation, gypsy accent, deadly creature ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: europe, transylvania, egypt, rome italy, paris france ...
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