Movies and TV shows set in marseille provence

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in marseille provence ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, exciting, feel good and stylized films and TV shows about / with friendship, vengeance, police officer, french, police, chase, revenge, culture clash, murder and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in France, Italy, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as marseille provence: Taxi 2 (2000), Laissons Lucie faire ! (2000), The Count of Monte Cristo (1998), Marius and Jeannette (1997), My Mother's Castle (1990), The Transporter (2002), Bon voyage (2003), Chercher le garçon (2012), Heat Wave (2011), Fanny (1961).

List of movies set in marseille provence

Taxi 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cabdriver and a cop race to Paris to rescue a love interest and the Japanese minister of defense from kidnappers.
Style: humorous, exciting, buddy movie, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, taxi, kidnapping, yakuza, police investigation, gang, police, french, creativity, stereotypes, taxi driver ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france, tokyo, new jersey, san francisco ...
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Laissons Lucie faire ! (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lucie makes her living selling bathing costumes on the beach at Marseilles. Her boyfriend Lucien wants to become a policeman, but is rejected and, instead, is recruited as a secret agent. The couple’s ten-year long relationship looks as if it ...
Style: sexy, sexual
Plot: female boss, family relations, awkward situation, lecture, erotic dream, seductive woman, russian immigrant, cabriolet, male objectification, secret mission, new job, little boy ...
Place: provence, marseille
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The Count of Monte Cristo (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 400 min.
TV show
Story: After nearly 20 years in prison, Edmond Dantes escapes the fortress Chateau d'If. He returns as the Count of Monte Cristo and recognizes that his love Mercedes has married another man. Now, he is only driven by revenge on the people who falsely ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, aristocracy, convict, treasure, false accusation, conspiracy, dishonesty, mysterious character, haunted by the past, millionaire, revenge, prison ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: europe, provence, marseille, france, paris france
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Marius and Jeannette (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marius is the keeper of an abandoned cement works staying high above the quarter of l'Estaque in Marseilles. Jeannette is bringing up her two children alone with her poor checkout operator salary. Their meeting won't be without trouble, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: working class, unemployment, love, ramadan, humanist, dark past, communism, human nature, single parent, love and romance, opposites attract, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, marseille, provence
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My Mother's Castle (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: My Mother's Castle (Le chateau de ma mere) is a sequel and companion piece to My Father's Glory (La Gloire de Mon Pere), both based on the childhood recollections of Marcel Pagnol. Like its predecessor, the movie explores the adventures ...
Style: touching, talky, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: countryside, childhood, teacher, coming of age, friendship, school, weekend, family relations, couples, apprentice, little girl, memories ...
Time: 20th century, victorian era, 1910s
Place: france, europe, tokyo, paris france, provence ...
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The Transporter (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Former Special Forces officer, Frank Martin will deliver anything to anyone for the right price, and his no-questions-asked policy puts him in high demand. But when he realizes his latest cargo is alive, it sets in motion a dangerous chain of ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, car, tough guy, lone hero, gunfight, martial arts, fight scenes, transportation, escapades, tough heroes, fight ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: france, nice france, hong kong, europe, cannes ...
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Bon voyage (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Isabelle Adjani and Gerard Depardieu star in director Jean-Paul Rappenau's amusing farce set on the eve of World War II, which follows the intersecting lives of four Parisians as they cope with the impending invasion of their city by German ...
Style: humorous, satirical, light, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: world war two, spy, war, politics, wartime life, german, manipulation, lie, top secret, writers, chase, jewish ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, england, london, germany ...
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Chercher le garçon (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: One New Year's Eve with a bottle of champagne, Emilie, 35, signs up for Meet Me, a popular internet dating site, with a great New Year's resolution: to find love. There are a lot of men on Meet Me: cynics, comedians, a few goofs and even ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, hopes, thirtysomething life, computers and web, single woman, male female relationship, boat, celibacy, fishing, fisherman, laptop ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, marseille, provence
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Heat Wave (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: One hot afternoon in the south of France, several paths are converging towards a tragic conclusion. Those involved are: Stéphane and Luigi, two cousins who have just emerged from adolescence; Georges, a retired old man; Amélie, Luigi’s ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, introspection, unplanned pregnancy, family relations, youth, human nature, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, elderly, coming of age, exploitation, hot guys ...
Time: 21st century
Place: marseille, france, europe
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Fanny (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave on a 5-year voyage, Fanny, a girl he grew up with, reveals that she is ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, feel good, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: boat, loneliness, girl, journey, love, couples, unfulfillment, moral dilemma, couple relations, love and romance, young lovers, fall in love ...
Time: 1930s
Place: marseille, france, belgium, europe
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The Prisoner of If Castle (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, France
Duration: 236 min.
TV show
Story: A Russian version of the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d'If. While imprisoned, he ...
Plot: treasure, island prison, canceled wedding, jealousy, prison, false accusation, revenge, death of friend, secret identity, conspiracy, prison escape, sailor
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france, provence, marseille
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A Very Long Engagement (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In 1919, Mathilde was 19 years old. Two years earlier, her fiancé Manech left for the front at the Somme. Like millions of others he was "killed on the field of battle." It's written in black and white on the official notice. But ...
Style: romantic, touching, atmospheric, epic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war one, war, love, love and romance, love story, wartime, private detective, investigation, obsession, tragedy, sacrifice, life & death ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 20th century, year 1917, year 1919
Place: france, paris france, europe, brittany, marseille ...
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Taxi (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Marseilles (France), skilled pizza delivery boy Daniel who drives a scooter finally has his dreams come true. He gets a taxi license. Caught by the police for a huge speed infraction, he will help Emilien, a loser inspector who can't drive, ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, buddy movie, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: car chase, car, taxi, taxi driver, french, chase, heist, police, driver, bank robbery, unlikely friendships, gang ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, marseille, paris france, europe, provence
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Taxi 4 (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Before being extradited to Africa to stand trial, a notorious Belgian criminal is entrusted to the Marseilles police department for less than 24 hours. But the wily crook convinces bumbling policeman Emilien he's a lowly Belgian embassy ...
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, taxi, chase, goofy hero, heist, mistaken identity, friends, disorder, prisoners exchange, nothing goes right, partners, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: marseille, france, europe, provence, monaco
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The Outsider (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In another typical Jean-Paul Belmondo vehicle, the French action hero plays a policeman prone to advancing the cause of justice by any means necessary. On his agenda is a powerful drug cartel working out of Paris and Marseilles, with a drug lord ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, gangsters, police officer, revenge, fighting crime, drug abuse, injustice, lone wolves, hotshot hero, lgbtq, gang, drug lord ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: france, paris france, europe, marseille, provence
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My Father's Glory (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: French adaptation of Marcel Pagnol's memoirs of his childhood in the countryside, early in the century.
Style: sentimental, touching, visually appealing, poignant, affectionate ...
Audience: date night
Plot: countryside, coming of age, summer, children, childhood, hide and seek, childhood memory, childhood friend, cottage, country house, brother brother relationship, teacher ...
Time: turn of the century, 20th century, 19th century, 90s, 1890s
Place: france, tokyo, paris france, marseille, provence ...
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My Wife's Husband (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After thirteen years in Germany, Fernand is coming back to his wife and his restaurant. But since his disparition, his wife as made her life with a norman chef, sympathetic but a specialist of butter's cooking when Fernand cook only with oil!
Plot: restaurant, food, cookery, husband wife relationship, bigamy, mayor, lawyer, rain, train, reporter, boy, nurse ...
Time: 50s
Place: provence, normandy, south of france, marseille
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The Count of Monte-Cristo (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A TV adaptation of the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d'If. While imprisoned, he meets ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: revenge, prison, prison escape, historical event, ancient, betrayal, false accusation, frame up, falsely accused, hopes, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: france, paris france, europe, marseille, provence
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Borsalino (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In 1930 Marseilles two small-time crooks join forces when they meet brawling over a woman. Starting with fixed horse races and fights, they start to find themselves doing jobs for the local gangster bosses. When they decide to go into the business ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, criminal heroes, tough heroes, ex convict, boxing, italian mafia, organized crime, interwar period, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: europe, france, south of france, provence, marseille
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The Lady and the Duke (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: This breathtaking, visually experimental film from New Wave director Eric Rohmer tells the true story of Grace Dalrymple Elliot (Lucy Russell), a British aristocrat trapped in Paris during the French Revolution. Determined to maintain her stiff ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: french revolution, master and servant, politics, battles, friendship, forbidden love, rebelliousness, society, political unrest, state affairs, duchess, conspiracy ...
Time: 18th century, victorian era, georgian era, 1790s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, tokyo, new orleans, japan ...
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The Red Circle (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Master thief Corey is fresh out of prison. But instead of toeing the line of law-abiding freedom, he finds his steps leading back to the shadowy world of crime, crossing those of a notorious escapee and alcoholic ex-cop. As the unlikely trio plots a ...
Style: tense, stylized, neo noir, cerebral, bleak ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, organized crime, nightclub, robbery, mafia, suspense, thief, gunfight, prison, existentialism, police investigation ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, marseille, france
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