Movies and TV shows set in montreal

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in montreal ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, serious and clever films and TV shows about / with love and romance, couples, female nudity, couple relations, sex, love, family relations, death, marriage and adultery plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Canada, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as montreal: Joshua Then and Now (1985), 2 Seconds (1998), Coming Out (2013), La Run (2011), MBM (2016), X Quinientos (2016), The 3 L'il Pigs 2 (2016), Ville-Marie (2015), Set Me Free (1999), The Uncanny (1977).

List of movies set in montreal

Joshua Then and Now (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on a novel by Mordecai Richler, allegedly his autobiography, it tells the story of a Jewish writer, from his life as a young boy in Montreal to his more complicated grown-up life.
Style: clever, serious, sincere, realistic, psychological
Plot: courtroom drama, rise and fall, introspection, parents and children, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, injustice, coming of age, family life, family relations, life is a bitch, writer's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal
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 6.7
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2 Seconds (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laurie, a professional downhill racer gets fired because of her slight overindulgence in irresponsibility. She returns to Montreal where she is welcomed by her geeky but cute brother. She meets Lorenzo, a cranky, ex-racer who owns a bike shop. The ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: cycling, obsession, single parent, jungle, underdog, romance, contests and competitions, store, couple relations, friendship, ambition, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec, montreal quebec canada
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 7.6
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Coming Out (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Story: The explosive lives, loves and losses of an intermingled group of Montréalers are explored as they confront the subject of difference. Managing a modern relationship can be a mess. Single? Attached? Married? Divorced? Open? Closed? The most common ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay relationship
Place: montreal, canada
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 6.6
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La Run (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Guillaume is a good young man. He has never taken hard drugs in his life, doesn't plan on trying, and has an honest job. Everything goes chaotic when he witnesses his father's attempted suicide over a heavy gambling debt. In order to pay ...
Plot: jealousy, friendship, ambition, drug abuse, drug dealing, drug, money, violence
Place: montreal
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MBM (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Story: After the death of his wife, Mafia Boss ( James Cell) meets with his team to find out who killed his wife , he finds out that she was killed by Sebastian Renaud a re-known club owner and a rival mafia boss, he goes in for the kill and kidnaps ...
Plot: gang, money, mafia, death, gun, revenge
Place: montreal, canada
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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: american civil war, racism, slavery, civil war, politics, white house, cold war, head of state, journalism, interracial relations, political unrest, injustice ...
Time: 1930s
Place: canada, mexico, japan, montreal, south africa ...
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 6.6
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X Quinientos (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Colombia, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: X Quinientos tells the story of Alex, David and Aurora, three people who live in opposite ends of the American continent, but who are connected due to their incapacity to accept mourning and to their need of changing in order to move on with their ...
Plot: deportation, drunkenness, death of father, candle, airport, murder, facebook, criminal gang, homecoming, teenage protagonist, aunt nephew relationship, construction worker ...
Place: colombia, montreal, mexico city, canada, mexico ...
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The 3 L'il Pigs 2 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rémy is always between two planes, travels to Shanghai on business. During this trip, he takes the opportunity to cheat Dominique first with a woman, then with a man. Upon his return, his wife puts him out after showing him more than compromising ...
Plot: infidelity, bisexuality, sex, sibling relationship, cheating, accident, adultery, liar, sexuality, male nudity, breakup, brother brother relationship ...
Place: montreal, quebec
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 6.2
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Ville-Marie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Celebrated European actor Sophie Bernard is in Montreal shooting a movie, and she's taking the opportunity to visit her son Thomas in the hope of bridging the rift that's grown between them. But Thomas has his own agenda for their time ...
Plot: motherhood, estrangement, angst, french canadian, diva, phone sex, heart condition, sex scene, suicide, male nudity, rough sex, female nudity ...
Place: montreal
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 7.1
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Set Me Free (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A coming-of-age tale centered around Hannah, a young girl who is living a troubled family life. Set in 1963, Hannah develops a fascination with Jean-Luc Godard's then-recent film "Vivre sa vie". As she begins to model herself after ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, teacher, puberty, dysfunctional family, coming of age, gays and lesbians, school, nanny, suburbs, human nature, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 1960s
Place: canada, quebec, montreal
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 5.6
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The Uncanny (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wilbur Gray, a horror writer, has stumbled upon a terrible secret, that cats are supernatural creatures who really call the shots. In a desperate attempt to get others to believe him, Wilbur spews three tales of feline horror.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: cat, murder, supernatural ability, gory, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, psychopath, good versus evil, danger, deadly, supernatural, golden years ...
Time: 1910s, 30s, 70s, 1930s, year 1977 ...
Place: canada, england, europe, london, montreal quebec canada ...
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 6.5
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Vincent and Me (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While sketching one day, 13 year old Jo encounters a mysterious art dealer who buys a few of her drawings and commissions her to do some more. Some time thereafter she reads a news story about a million dollar sale of some drawings of a young ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, forgery, dishonesty, family, hopes, adventure, youth, young heroes, cons and scams, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada, amsterdam, montreal
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Malarek (1988)
Genre: Action, Biography
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Malarek is a film directed by Roger Cardinal in 1989. Ex-juvenile offender Victor Malarek catches a break when he's hired as a cub reporter for the Montreal Star. After witnessing a cop murder a street kid, Malarek dedicates himself to exposing ...
Plot: juvenile delinquent, cover-up, juvenile detention, scandal, juvenile delinquency, cover up, journalist
Place: canada, montreal
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 8.2
 2K
2-19 (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The day-to-day life of two unwilling partners of the Montreal Police Department, Officers Nick Barron and Ben Chartier. These two beat cops patrol the urban sprawl of downtown's 19th district, in cruiser No. 2. 19-2 is about the tensions and ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: drugs/alcohol, partners against crime, crime, realism, reluctant partners, police, crimes, law enforcement, partners, misfit partners, workplace situations, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal
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An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: sexual, twists and turns, serious, stylized, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, sexual relations, strong sexual content, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, love affair, life turned upside down, love and romance, depression, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal, quebec
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The Whole Nine Yards (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mobster named Jimmy the Tulip agrees to cooperate with an FBI investigation in order to stay out of prison; he's relocated by the authorities to a life of suburban anonymity as part of a witness protection program. It's not long before a ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, entertaining, twists and turns ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mafia, hitman, fish out of water, murder, comedy of errors, crime, farce, unlikely partners, opposites attract, love affair, gangsters, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, usa, montreal, chicago illinois
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 7.7
 30K
The Red Violin (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, Italy, USA, UK, Austria
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Spans 300 years in the life of one famed musical instrument that winds up in present-day Montreal on the auction block. Crafted by the Italian master Bussotti (Cecchi) in 1681, the red violin derives its unusual color from the human blood mixed into ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, touching, emotional, enigmatic ...
Plot: monk, auction, violin, monastery, musician, obsessive quest, romance, obsession, classical music, collector, husband wife relationship, mystery ...
Time: 18th century
Place: montreal, shanghai, oxford university, beijing china, vienna
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The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In the late 1930s, a young machinist named Maurice Richard distinguished himself as a ice hockey player of preternatural talent. Although that was enough to get him into the Montreal Canadiens, his frequent injuries cost him the confidence of his ...
Style: serious, uplifting, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: sport, hockey player, ice hockey, factory, rivalry, athlete's life, discrimination, underdog, contests and competitions, follow your dream, human spirit, protest ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 50s, year 1955 ...
Place: quebec, montreal, toronto ontario canada
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The Barbarian Invasions (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this belated sequel to 'The Decline of the American Empire', 50-something Montreal college professor, Remy, learns that he is dying of liver cancer. He decides to make amends meet to his friends and family before he dies. He first tries ...
Style: talky, witty, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: dying, professor, cancer, friendship, university, friend, money, illness, estrangement, terminal illness, heroin, radical ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages, future
Place: canada, quebec, united states, montreal, colorado ...
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 6.0
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Grey Owl (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Archie Grey Owl is a trapper in Canada in the early 1930s when a young Iroquois woman from town asks him to teach her Indian ways. They live in the woods, where she is appalled at how trapped animals die. She adopts two orphaned beaver kits and ...
Style: touching, serious, clever, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: native american, adoption, human nature, artists and showbiz, love and romance, society, couples, disorder, americana, opposites attract, social differences, celebrity culture ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: canada, england, europe, mexico, montreal
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Seducing Doctor Lewis (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A much-needed boost, in the form of a new factory, is promised to the residents of the tiny fishing village St. Marie-La-Mauderne, provided they can lure a doctor to take up full-time residency on the island. Inspired, the villagers devise a scheme ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: island, village, doctor, cons and scams, comedy of errors, culture clash, village life, small village, scheming, ruse, nothing goes right, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, australia
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Going the Distance (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nick (Jacot), whose life seemed to be going perfectly, realizes he may lose his girlfriend to a famous music producer (Priestley). He sets out on a roadtrip from the west coast to go to the MuchMusic Video Awards in Toronto, along with two buddies ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: on the road, road trip, buddies, looking for sex, flirting, held captive, nothing goes right, partners, couples, disorder, friends, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal, vancouver british columbia canada, cross country
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Barney's Version (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The picaresque and touching story of the politically incorrect, fully lived life of the impulsive, irascible and fearlessly blunt Barney Panofsky.
Style: talky, realistic, witty, semi serious, emotional ...
Plot: suicide, jealousy, marriage, divorce, jewish, actress, couple relations, true love, friendship, drugs/alcohol, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 90s, year 1970 ...
Place: canada, italy, montreal, quebec, montreal quebec ...
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Away We Go (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Verona and Burt have moved to Colorado to be close to Burt's parents but, with Veronica expecting their first child, Burt’s parents decide to move to Belgium, now leaving them in a place they hate and without a support structure in place. ...
Style: clever, realistic, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, on the road, sonogram, biracial, student protest, bedtime story, marriage, search, journey, couple relations, parenthood, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cross country, usa, belgium, montreal, phoenix arizona ...
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 6.2
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Vampires (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Vincent Lannoo’s ‘mockumentary’ shows us a community of vampires in Belgium. The two ‘parents’ of the family are George and Bertha, who have two teenage children – or rather, they raise two former humans who they turned into vampires. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, biting, clever ...
Plot: vampire, eccentric family, filmmaking, imaginary, family relations, supernatural, teenage life, society, youth, prostitute, boyfriend, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe, montreal
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Someone I Loved (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night, Pierre decides to reveal his painful secret to his daughter-in-law, who's just been abandoned by her husband. Pierre's secret is about his secret love to Mathilde, the woman he left to instead follow an easier path in life.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: unfulfilled love, love affair, romance, haunted by the past, road not taken, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, breakup, fake accent, business meeting, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: france, hong kong, montreal
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 6.2
 2K
Beloved (2011)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France, UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 133 min.
Story: From Paris in the 1960s to London in the first decade of the third millennium, Madeleine and her daughter Véra flit from one amorous adventure to the next, living for the moment and taking all the opportunities that life offers. But not every love ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: love affair, father daughter reunion, french canadian, impossible love, aids, romance, love and romance, sex, couple relations, urban, parents and children, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 1960s, 80s, 90s ...
Place: prague, europe, france, prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia ...
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 4.1
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1st Bite (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set on a tropical island in Thailand, the strange plight of a beleaguered chef who, while romancing a mysterious woman, discovers the diabolical Zen of cooking. Following a near death escape, he returns to Montreal and falls hard for the woman of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sexy
Plot: island, mermaid, food, chef, cooking, breakup, cooking and food, tropical island, femme fatale, romance, mysterious character, supernatural ability ...
Place: thailand, asia, canada, montreal
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Love and Magnets (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Back in Montréal after spending five years in Guatemala, Julie moves in with her elder sister, Jeanne, a chronic liar and woman of rather loose sexual morals... Disillusioned with love, Jeanne is nevertheless engaged to Noël. However, Jeanne and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, urban, couples, communication, dysfunctional relationship, cheating, love, family relations, couple relations, infidelity, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal
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 5.5
 339
Blood (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After not having seen each other in five years, Chris Terry goes to visit his younger sister Noelle Terry in Montréal. Their lives, both together and apart, have been turbulent ones with something toxic having affected the way they interact with ...
Plot: sex, debt, alcohol, divorce, brother, sister, toxic, prison, incest overtones, having sex with skirt hiked up, girl in bra and panties, schoolgirl uniform ...
Place: montreal
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