German abroad movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant german abroad movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, exciting and scary films and TV shows about / with german abroad, female nudity, telephone call, character says i'm sorry, male nudity, cigarette smoking, chase, world war two, murder and barefoot male plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and War genres shot in Germany, France, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as german abroad: Not My Day (2014), Toni Erdmann (2016), The Man in the High Castle (2015), The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014), The Collini Case (2019), The Savior (1971), Vacuum (2017), The Magus (1968), Taxi for Tobruk (1961), In Tranzit (2008).

List of german abroad movies

Not My Day (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Banker Till (Axel Stein) is kidnapped during a bank robbery, he has the time of his life...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, realistic, suspense
Plot: confined, disorder, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, danger, hostages, escapades, bank robber, german abroad, husband wife relationship, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Toni Erdmann (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, Monaco, Romania, France, Switzerland
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Without warning a father comes to visit his daughter abroad. He believes that she lost her humor and therefore surprises her with a rampage of jokes.
Style: melancholic, art house, enigmatic, bleak, reflective ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, male masturbation, estranged daughter, birthday party, death of mother, german abroad, painted face, dentures, party, death, joke, family ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bucharest, romania, germany, bulgaria
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The Man in the High Castle (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Philip K. Dick's award-winning novel, The Man in the High Castle explores what it would be like if the Allied Powers had lost WWII, and Japan and Germany ruled the United States.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, thought provoking
Plot: alternate reality, espionage, betrayal, intrigue, working undercover, dishonesty, political intrigue, disorder, rivalry, fascism, secret agents, against humanity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, japan, san francisco, new york, cuba ...
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The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a sorority girl falls in love with a zombie, it's only a matter of time before a zombie apocalypse is unleashed on campus. The sorority girl discovers that weed is the cure. Now, she must smoke out the whole school before it's too ...
Style: exciting, sexy, offbeat, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, college, marijuana, nerd, drugs/alcohol, chaos and mayhem, college life, supernatural, chaos, youth, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1986
Place: campus, usa
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The Collini Case (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young lawyer stumbles upon a vast conspiracy while investigating a brutal murder case.
Plot: woman in a bikini, german abroad, prosecutor, sailboat, courtroom, mercedes benz, nazis, revenge killing, hidden gun, childhood flashback, italian abroad, car trouble ...
Time: year 1944, year 2001
Place: germany, berlin germany
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The Savior (1971)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This is rural France. It's the summer of 1943, the weather is fine and sunny and life is sweet. On one of these beautiful days, Nanette, a fourteen-year-old peasant girl, meets a slightly injured young man near the farm she lives on. Her life ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: love hate relationship, map, world war two, painting, husband wife relationship, horse, lie, father daughter relationship, crying, cigarette smoking, delusion, barking dog ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: germany, france
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Vacuum (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amidst the preparations for her 35th wedding anniversary, Meredith is surprised by the discovery that she is HIV-positive. Only her husband André could have been the carrier of the virus.
Plot: male nudity, sex scene, aids, husband wife conflict, sickness, german abroad, hiv, husband wife relationship, marriage, female nudity, prostitute, shower
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The Magus (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A teacher on a Greek island becomes involved in bizarre mind-games with the island's magus (magician) and a beautiful young woman.
Style: mind bending, psychological, serious, atmospheric
Plot: island, mind game, greek island, tarot cards, mental illness, rivalry, redemption, teachers and students, mystery, riddles and clues, danger, secretly observing ...
Time: year 1943, 1910s, 1940s, year 1941
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Taxi for Tobruk (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During World War II, French Commandos join forces with a German officer in order to survive the African desert.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: friendship, desert, unlikely partners, battles, adventure, escapades, danger, soldier, military, hostages, war, confined ...
Time: 40s, year 1942
Place: libya, africa, paris france
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In Tranzit (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Russia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Nazi POWs suspected of heinous acts are locked up in a Soviet women's prison run by vengeful female guards. To weed out the guilty, the innocent must pay. Can supposed enemies turn into great loves? Based on a true post-World War II story, this ...
Style: realistic, uplifting, captivating, sincere, serious ...
Plot: soldier, holocaust, life is a bitch, against humanity, war, prison, genocide, wartime life, romance, injustice, prison life, society ...
Time: 1940s
Place: soviet union, russia, europe, st. petersburg russia
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Das Boot (2018)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An inexperienced U-boat crew has to survive a secret mission and a young German woman is torn between loyalty for her home country and the French resistance in the WWII drama.
Plot: nazi occupied france, nazi occupation, woman in uniform, cigarette smoking, world war two, insubordination, german abroad, bearded man, submarine, german soldier, wehrmacht, french resistance ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
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Adam & Evelyn (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Summer 1989, East Germany. Adam works as a tailor, Evelyn as a waitress. They are planning a vacation together when Evelyn finds out that Adam is cheating on her and decides to leave for the holiday on her own.
Plot: car trouble, tailor, woman wearing a miniskirt, darkroom, border crossing, photographer, hotel room, waitress, vacation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, german abroad
Time: year 1989
Place: east germany
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Chalet for sale (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 77 min.
Plot: taking off pants, taking off shoes, watching someone sleep, passive aggressive woman, character says i'm sorry, czech abroad, passive aggressive behavior, climbing a ladder, campfire, sleeping on a couch, chopping wood, forest ...
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Prager Botschaft (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Style: political drama
Plot: screaming, police, fence, propaganda, politics, politician, mob, protest, embassy, camp, german abroad
Place: east germany
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Terminal Exposure (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two beach combing-shutterbugs accidentally capture a murder on film. Now detectives, the boys set out to capture a murderess shot only from behind, with a rose tattoo on her behind. Fun in the sun turns dangerous when they end up shooting bullets ...
Plot: murder, beach, wet clothes, fat man, damsel in distress, bare breasts, false identity, disguise, gun, exhibitionist, criminal, voyeur ...
Place: las vegas, venice beach california, california
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Computer Killers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following his forced retirement from an appalling rock band, Jason decides to vacation at Brittlehouse Manor, a health farm run by the leather-gloved, ex-Nazi scientist Dr. Storm. Along the way, Jason meets Judy, also on her way to Brittlehouse ...
Style: biting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, hospital, on the run, survival, mind control, violence, mad doctor, wheelchair, chaos, destiny, slasher ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
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Darkness (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man leaves his busy city life for the peace of the country home where he spent his early childhood. His new life is soon disturbed by strange events.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: haunted by the past, reunion, race against time, homecoming, changing the past or future, countryside, political unrest, lighting a candle, sleeping nude, female objectification, running through the woods, assumed dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s
Place: central europe
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Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Reclusive vampires lounge in a lonely American town. They wear sun cream to protect themselves. A descendant of Van Helsing arrives with hilarious consequences.
Style: rough, offbeat, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, rivalry, heroes, ancient mystery, small town, supernatural, danger, criminal heroes, imaginary, deadly creature, gory, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: united states
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Lacombe, Lucien (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1944 Lucien Lacombe, a young peasant in the Lot region is refused permission to join the French Resistance. Instead, the opposing "French Gestapo" obtain from him information about an underground leader and recruit him into their ...
Style: sincere, serious, psychological, disturbing, realistic
Plot: small town, occupation, interracial relations, coming of age, life is a bitch, wartime life, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, society, social differences, on the run ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany, vichy
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Ghost Chase (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an old Hollywood mansion, the spirit of an old family retainer inhabits an old grandfather clock. When a movie company uses the mansion for a film, the spirit inhabits the body of an alien and persuades the two filmmakers to track down an old ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: photograph, ghost, secretary, coffin, teenager, teenage boy, hearse, filmmaker, accident, car chase, friend, elevator ...
Place: california
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Trautmann (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: TRAUTMANN tells the story of a man whose love for football, for England and for the love of his life, Margaret saw him rise from Nazi 'villain' to British hero. Bert Trautmann the German goalkeeper won over even his harshest opponents by ...
Plot: football, soccer, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, severed head, loss of son, german abroad, forced suicide, verbal abuse, soccer fan, heavy rain, soccer match ...
Time: year 1949, year 1944, year 1945
Place: manchester england
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Hot Dog (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A pair of Tactical Units Police Officers from different walks of life come together to rescue an ambassador's daughter.
Style: humorous, exciting, tense, captivating, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fake kidnapping, friendship, dishonesty, law enforcement, gunfight, crimes, escapades, police investigation, chase, rivalry, violence, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: 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, counterfeit money, stolen car, heavy rain, dog feces, german abroad, russian abroad, laxative, stolen painting
Place: berlin germany
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Amnesia (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Schroeder returns with this cross-generational relationship drama set against Europe’s electronic music scene.
Plot: electronic music, tragic past, older woman younger man relationship, sound recording, older woman younger man, boat, fishing, fish, german, dark past, sunset, language ...
Time: year 1990
Place: ibiza
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Feardotcom (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: With four corpses on his hands, New York City gumshoe Mike Reilly (Stephen Dorff) teams with Department of Health worker Terry Huston (Natascha McElhone) to track down a homicidal sadist who telecasts shocking acts of torture on the Internet. But ...
Style: scary, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, supernatural, police investigation, neo noir, ghost, kidnapping, doctor, vengeance, computers and web, crime, crimes, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
Plot: nazi occupation, dancing, strong female character, letter, nazi, german soldier, island, marriage proposal, book, friendship, world war two, little girl ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1946
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The 12th Man (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Norway
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After a failed anti-Nazi sabotage mission leaves his 11 comrades dead, Norwegian resistance fighter Jan Baalsrud finds himself fleeing from the Gestapo through the snowbound reaches of Scandinavia.
Style: uplifting, suspense, serious, based on true events
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gestapo, resistance fighter, lone hero, coping, world war two, courage, life & death, one man army, survival, pursuit, storytelling, self mutilation ...
Place: norway
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Styx (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Rike is forty, a successful doctor whose job demands everything of her. She intends to use her much-needed annual holiday to fulfill her long-cherished dream of sailing alone from Gibraltar to Ascension, a small tropical island in the middle of the ...
Plot: sailboat, sailing, ocean, holiday, refugee, boat, female doctor, binoculars, water bottle, teenage boy, monkey, night ...
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Transit  (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The German troops are just outside Paris. Georg escapes to Marseille at the last moment. His luggage contains the legacy of a writer named Weidel, who took his own life out of fear of persecution. This legacy comprises a manuscript, some letters and ...
Plot: identity, bathroom, candle, love, death, train, police, hotel, letter, fake identity, hotel room, taxi ...
Place: marseille, paris france
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3 Days in Quiberon (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 1981, Quiberon, a small village on the coast of Brittany, France. Hilde Fritsch arrives to visit her old friend who has retreated to a spa hotel to escape the daily pressures of her life. Her friend is world-famous star Romy Schneider, but together, ...
Plot: best friend, actress, photo shoot, german abroad, smoking in bed, reporter, female nudity, beach, hotel room, restaurant, interview, photographer
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