Movies and TV shows set in scandinavia

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in scandinavia ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, exciting, stylized and emotional films and TV shows about / with family relations, female nudity, sex scene, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), danger, death, violence, scandinavian girl and norse mythology plots mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres shot in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as scandinavia: Vikings (2013), Ragnarok (2020), Redbad (2018), Norsemen (2016), The Ritual (2017), Northmen - A Viking Saga (2014), Shame (2015), The 13th Warrior (1999), Rebounce (2011), While We Live (2017).

List of movies set in scandinavia

 8.5
 390K
Vikings (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, captivating, breathtaking, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, vikings, battles, norse mythology, legends and myths, heroic, historical character, king, tough heroes, rise to the top, heroes, viking ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
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 7.5
 15K
Ragnarok (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A small Norwegian town experiencing warm winters and violent downpours seems to be headed for another Ragnarök -- unless someone intervenes in time.
Style: sincere, realistic, emotional, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: norse mythology, supernatural power, end of the world, salvation, catastrophe, uncover truth, climate change, social relations, society, melting, teenage protagonist, drought ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scandinavia, norway
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 5.4
 2K
Redbad (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 160 min.
Story: In the year of 754 AD, during a time of epic battles and bloodshed, the legend of the pagan warrior king, Rebad, is born, but so is a new weapon against his people: Christianity. Redbad must ultimately unite a Viking army powerful enough to defeat ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: pagan, heroes, vengeance, rivalry, danger, death, viking, family relations, friendship, culture clash, dishonesty, violence ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia
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 7.8
 10K
Norsemen (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Norsemen is an epic and humorous drama series set in the Viking Age. The residents of an 8th-century Viking village experience political rivalry, social change and innovations that upend their culture and way of life.
Style: stylized, captivating, atmospheric, epic
Plot: viking, norse mythology, swords and armor, violence, battles, family relations, danger, ambition, escapades, adventurer, society, myth ...
Place: scandinavia
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 6.3
 69K
The Ritual (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.
Style: enigmatic, disturbing, tense, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural horror, lost in the woods, ritual, norse mythology, guilt, survival, friends, paganism, hiking, supernatural, creature, sole survivor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia
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Northmen - A Viking Saga (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Switzerland, UK, Germany, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A band of Vikings cross enemy lines and a panicked race begins. The losers will pay with their lives.
Style: stylized, rough, atmospheric, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vikings, viking, battles, survival, adventure, ship, brutality, betrayal, murder, forest, heroes, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
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 8.7
 26K
Shame (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a young teenager group, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life. Which of the members represented changes per season.
Style: emotional, realistic, sweet, sentimental, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage sexuality, teenager, lgbt, teenage protagonist, friendship, gay teenager, teenage sex, teenage girl, teenage boy, high school, gay relationship, high school hunk ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
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The 13th Warrior (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In AD 922, Arab courtier, Ahmad Ibn Fadlan accompanies a party of Vikings to the barbaric North to combat a terror that slaughters Vikings and devours their flesh.
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, scenic, rough ...
Plot: vikings, mission, battles, barbarian, adventure, heroic mission, danger, viking, violence, heroes, gory, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, iraq
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 5.7
 279
Rebounce (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
Story: REBOUNCE is a colorful, tough and powerful film featuring Frederikke Dahl Hansen in the leading role. She plays opposite Anne Sofie Espersen and Dar Salim, and despite being only 16 years old she portrays toughness, charm, and vulnerability ...
Style: realistic, rough, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage life, parents and children, drug abuse, family relations, family problems, dysfunctional family, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, age difference, partying, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, scandinavia, europe
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While We Live (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, "While We Live" follows four people in Northern Denmark and how their fates intertwine in a tragic accident.
Plot: natural breasts, topless, multiple time frames, hospital, breasts, family tragedy, mother daughter relationship, car accident, funeral, bare breasts, death, nipples ...
Place: scandinavia, denmark
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 7.0
 723K
Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor - a powerful but arrogant warrior god - recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, adventure, immortality, mythology, imaginary kingdom, superhuman powers, legends and myths, warrior, prince, exile, protector, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new mexico, usa, scandinavia, norway
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 7.1
 12K
Copenhagen (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After weeks of traveling through Europe, the immature William finds himself in Copenhagen, the place of his father’s birth. He befriends the youthful Effy, who works in William’s hotel as part of an internship program, and they set off to find ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, serious, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, coming of age, fall in love, romance, self discovery, womanizer, twentysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, misfit, older man younger woman relationship, older man young girl relationship, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark, scandinavia, copenhagen, berlin germany ...
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 7.5
 94K
Headhunters (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary..
Style: dark humor, captivating, stylized, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, pre-teens
Plot: dishonesty, surveillance, mercenary, heist, chase, art theft, deception, art thief, thief, mind game, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe, scandinavia, oslo norway
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The Great Adventure of Horus, Prince of the Sun (1968)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Horus, a kid living in a unnamed Scandinavian/Eastern Europe culture of the Iron Age, recovers the Sword of the Sun from the rock giant Moog and learns from his dying father that he must returns to his ancestral territory. In the process, he defends ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: giant, young, obsessive quest, imaginary, young heroes, family, odd couple, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, friendship, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: scandinavia, japan
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 6.5
 680
The Dissidents (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Estonia, Finland, Latvia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An upbeat comedy about three boys that escape from Soviet Estonia to Sweden via Finland in the 1980s to fulfill their dreams in the free world.
Plot: thief, escape, iron curtain, refugee, bank robbery, girlfriend, heist, bank robber, friendship, friend, dissident, socialism ...
Time: 80s
Place: estonia, scandinavia, europe, sweden, soviet union ...
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Welcome to Sweden (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The fish-out-of-water story of New York accountant Bruce, who falls in love with a Swedish girl named Emma and follows her to Sweden.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, expatriate, hopes, starting over, couples, misfit, life turned upside down, living with parents, family relations, meet the parents, accountant, homecoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: sweden, scandinavia
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Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the ...
Style: non-linear, clever, tense, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: destiny, coincidence, coming of age, brother sister incest, snow, pilot, romance, relationships, human nature, sexual content, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: scandinavia, australia, finland, spain
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 8.9
 7K
Vinland Saga (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: For a thousand years, the Vikings have made quite a name and reputation for themselves as the strongest families with a thirst for violence. Thorfinn, the son of one of the Vikings' greatest warriors, spends his boyhood in a battlefield ...
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vikings, war, norse mythology, sea battle, viking, battles, violence, massacre, vandalism, revenge, exploration, mutilation ...
Place: scandinavia
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God Save the King (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a young girl who leaves her hometown to pursue her dream of becoming a famous punk artist.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: punk, misfit, musician's life, teenage life, lifestyle, music band, youth, nudity (full frontal - brief), scandinavian girl, friendship between girls, teen drinking, teenage protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia
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The Last Border (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One man's quest for revenge in a post-apocalyptic world
Plot: lapland, dark future, distopia, childhood memory, rebellion, shaman, wilderness, rescue, battlefield, civil war, criminal gang, escaped prisoner ...
Time: future, year 2009
Place: scandinavia
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 5.6
 171
Misa mi (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her mother died, 10 year old girl Misa's world stopped. And when her father, along with her new girlfriend, wants to spend the summer in the Swedish province Skåne she refuses to come with them. Misa's father reluctantly agrees that ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: wilderness, friends, village, youth, friendship, misfit, animal life, village life, family, fish out of water, in the woods, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia
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Two on a Couch (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A story of a strong friendship between two men and their single life in Copenhagen in the nineties. The modern Don Juan, Pierre and his good friend and contrast, the painter Søren. The two of them stick together when nothing works their way. A ...
Plot: sex in bed, bra, female nudity, male nudity, bare ass, woman's bare butt, cmnf, blonde, nipples, topless, sex scene, dying during sex ...
Place: scandinavia, denmark
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Lady Inger of Ostrat (1975)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This historical drama is based on a play by Henrik Ibsen and set in the year 1528. The central figure in the low-keyed story is a Norwegian noblewoman who is seeking to bring independence to that country despite the involved political intrigues of ...
Plot: royalty, aristocrat, politics, religion, rival, king, intrigue
Time: 1500s
Place: scandinavia, norway
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Noedebo Vicarage (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ny filmatisering af den klassiske danske julefortælling om studenten Nikolaj og hans to ældre brødre, der holder ferie hos den rare præstefamilie i Nøddebo. Præstens døtre Emmy og Andrea Margrethe interesserer i høj grad Nikolaj, men det ...
Plot: church, organ, sleigh, engagement, christmas eve, snow, dancing, port, winter, frozen lake, dance, cigar smoking ...
Place: scandinavia, denmark
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Studentfesten (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 1994. Rasmus two best friends Frans and Ian talk him into crashing graduation parties in search of fun, booze and girls to get over Klara who just broke up with him. During the day his feelings for her is tested when he learns the truth about ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: looking for sex, disorder, wild ride, friends, teenage boy, teenager, teenage girl, silly humor, buddies, drugs/alcohol, underage drinking, scandinavian girl ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, scandinavia
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 4.1
 88
Miss Julie (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Julie is a young tennis star who falls in love with his trainer - because she yearns for love and because she wants to liberate themselves from the ambitions which the father has on her behalf. Birgitte Hjort Sørensen has a conflict and fragile ...
Plot: kiss on the lips, panties pulled down, white panties, panties, shower, sex scene, panting, danish blonde, heavy breathing, sex from behind, tennis, tennis player ...
Place: scandinavia
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 6.6
 176
Team Hurricane (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A punk chick flick about teen girls that mixes highly stylized fictional elements with documentary material: loneliness, pussy-power, Kawaii, electric green, hentai, graffiti, vibrators, friendship, teddy bears, resting bitch face, ART, fire, fear, ...
Plot: female director, teenage girl, teenager, female nudity, scandinavian girl
Place: scandinavia, denmark
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Comrade Pedersen (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A drama focused on Norwegian society in the 1970s, an era politically influenced by Marxism and Leninism.
Plot: marxism, communism, political activist, communist, nude with glasses, butt naked, man and woman naked in bed, naked woman, smoking after sex, butt, heavy breathing, small breasts ...
Time: 70s, 1960s, 60s
Place: norway, scandinavia
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The Art of Crying (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Life is not easy for 11-year-old Allan living in South Jutland during the early 1970s. His mentally unstable father frequently threatens suicide and his mother has long since given up. It's up to Allan to keep the family together. When a rival ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, cult film
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, lifestyle, young heroes, family life, family in crisis, siblings relations, life is a bitch, parents and children, family problems, obsession, understanding ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: denmark, europe, germany, scandinavia
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 6.6
 2K
This Life (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The true story of the Fiil's a family of innkeepers who during Nazi-Germany's occupation of Denmark took up arms against the German occupiers. But in the fight for freedom, some must die so that others may live.
Style: emotional, realistic, disturbing, serious, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, danger, resistance fighter, war, freedom fighter, nazi, heroes, female director, nazi soldier, family relations, wehrmacht ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: denmark, germany, scandinavia
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