Alcoholic drink movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant alcoholic drink movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, weird, talky, suspense and stylized films and TV shows about / with alcoholic drink, drinking alcohol, cigarette smoking, drunkenness, husband wife relationship, friendship, storytelling, drunk, culture clash and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Germany, West Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as alcoholic drink: Leviathan (2014), The Runaways (2010), Oktoberfest: Beer and Blood (2020), The Golden Glove (2019), Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), Another Round (2020), Nixon (1995), The Cabbage Soup (1981), Little Vera (1988), The Graduate (1967).

List of alcoholic drink movies

Leviathan (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend to help, but the man's arrival brings further misfortune for Kolya and his family.
Style: thought provoking, bleak, depressing, atmospheric, meditative ...
Plot: lawyer, adultery, corruption, infidelity, alcoholic, small town, alcohol abuse, justice, courtroom, drunk, unhappy wife, corrupt mayor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: russia
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The Runaways (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Jett and Cherie Currie, two rebellious teenagers from Southern California, become the frontwomen for the Runaways -- the now-legendary group that paved the way for future generations of female rockers. Under the Svengalilike influence of ...
Style: stylized, feminist film, sexy, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: rock music, music band, music, lesbian, teenager, coming of age, musician, revisionist history, rock and roll, drugs, punk, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, japan, usa, los angeles, tokyo
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Oktoberfest: Beer and Blood (2020)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 288 min.
TV show
Story: A young girl falls in love with a poor brewer's son. Their relationship is opposed by the girl's father, a rich mobster who has come to town to try to bully his way into the inner circle of Munich's brewery dynasties.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: bourgeoisie, beer, love story, father daughter relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, forbidden love, family relations, love affair, love triangle, tragic love, family problems, relationships ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, pre world war one
Place: germany, bavaria, munich germany
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The Golden Glove (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A serial killer strikes fear in the hearts of residents of Hamburg during the early 1970s.
Style: macabre, bleak, disturbing, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, mentally unstable, murder of a prostitute, murder, sex crime, misfit, loser, alcoholic, murderer, brutality, loner, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974, year 1970
Place: hamburg germany, west germany, northern germany, central europe
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, sad, tragic ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, lgbt, musician, aids, music, singer, rock band, fame, friendship between men, musician's life, rock concert, homosexual ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, future, year 1970 ...
Place: england, atlanta georgia, britain, edinburgh scotland, munich germany ...
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Another Round (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.
Style: unusual plot structure, funny, ironic, semi serious, psychological ...
Plot: experiment, teacher, friendship, alcohol abuse, drunkenness, group of friends, restaurant, dancing, marriage, binge drinking, teacher student relationship, scientific experiment ...
Time: year 2013, year 2011
Place: copenhagen, denmark, eastern europe
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Nixon (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: An all-star cast powers this epic look at American President Richard M. Nixon, a man carrying the fate of the world on his shoulders while battling the self-destructive demands within. Spanning his troubled boyhood in California to the shocking ...
Style: political, factual, compassionate, talky, intense ...
Plot: politics, vietnam war, government, political corruption, conspiracy, manipulation, greed, historical figure, campaign, rise and fall, presidential election, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1920s, 1930s, 20th century ...
Place: washington d.c., california, texas, china, usa
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The Cabbage Soup (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 2 buddy farmers are visited by aliens who like their domestic cabbage soup.
Style: semi serious, humorous, parody, cult film
Plot: food, remote village, alien contact, flying saucer, back from the dead, mayor, alien, hunchback, countryside, village people, failed suicide, cuckold ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
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Little Vera (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story about a young woman, Vera, who is somebody, living the life of a troubled teenager in the time right before the end of the Soviet Union. She lives in a very small Russian apartment with her mother and father, however being this close to each ...
Style: serious, disturbing, cynical, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: youth, innocence lost, parents and children, family life, father daughter relationship, eccentric family, society, love and romance, coming of age, temper, alcohol abuse, school ...
Time: 80s
Place: ussr, moscow russia, russia
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The Graduate (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Benjamin, a recent college graduate is very worried about his future, he then finds himself in a love triangle with an older woman and her daughter.
Style: witty, sexual, melancholic, atmospheric, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: age difference, coming of age, older woman younger man relationship, milf, adultery, love, forbidden love, college graduate, wedding, graduate, virginity, lovers ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san francisco, los angeles
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The Irony of Fate, or Enjoy Your Bath! (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 192 min.
Story: A group of old friends have a tradition of going to a public bathing house on New Years eve. Occasionally too much vodka and beer makes two of them unconscious. The problem is that one of them (Sasha) has to go to Leningrad but another one (Zhenya) ...
Style: light, humorous, feel good, funny, talky ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: love and romance, new year, fall in love, love triangle, disorder, farce, comedy of errors, unfulfillment, social satire, drunken man, uninhibited rivalry, romantic rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: ussr, moscow russia, st. petersburg russia, russia
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The Merchant of Four Seasons (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hans is a street fruit peddler and born-loser. His choice of career upsets his bourgeois family, causing him to turn to drinking and violence. After recovering from a debilitating heart attack, his business finally begins to take off. However the ...
Style: art house, gloomy, psychological, sexy, harsh ...
Plot: heart attack, street vendor, family relations, alcohol abuse, adultery, obsession, female nudity, depression, marriage, hospital, eccentricity, dreams ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s
Place: morocco, munich germany, paris france, germany, bavaria
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The Celebration (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A grandiose party to celebrate a sixtieth birthday unleashes a family drama with all the lies that conceal horrendous secrets. The eldest son, Christian, stages a showdown with the popular pater familias; his provocative, moving after-dinner speech ...
Style: cerebral, art house, disturbing, gloomy, thought provoking ...
Plot: incest, suicide, birthday, family secret, child abuse, hotel, sexual abuse, party, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, dogma, drunk ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: denmark, europe
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Right Now, Wrong Then (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Quite by accident, a film director arrives in town a day early. With time to kill before his lecture, he stops by a restored palace and meets a fledgling artist. She’s never seen any of his films, but knows he’s famous. They talk, they go to her ...
Style: semi autobiographical, disturbing, captivating, psychological, romantic
Plot: movie business, repeated scene, marriage proposal, cafe, adulterer, male female relationship, filmmaking, love affair, romantic relationship, love interest, relationships, couples ...
Place: south korea
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The Wedding Waltz (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Viltteri, a balding guy in his thirties living in rural northern Finland, is hopelessly clueless about his new role as a married man and the father of a newborn son. A perfect escape from family responsibilities is having to get his old Hillman Minx ...
Style: road movie, visually appealing, affectionate, melancholic, macabre ...
Plot: road trip, friendship, catastrophe, deadpan, chase, manipulation, bittersweet, mentor, satire, finnish, childhood, dark humor ...
Place: new jersey, sweden, finland
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Strangerland (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Newly arrived to a remote desert town, Catherine and Matthew are tormented by a suspicion when their two teenage children mysteriously vanish.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: missing child, australian outback, family in crisis, outback, sandstorm, troubled marriage, dehydration, family problems, social relations, mother daughter conflict, crimes, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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A Delicate Balance (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The film spans three days in the life of Agnes and Tobias, an upper middle class couple who share their comfortable suburban Connecticut home with her acerbic alcoholic sister Claire. It is matriarch Agnes who helps the quartet maintain a delicate ...
Style: talky, tense, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, friendship, parents and children, family in crisis, destiny, alcohol abuse, suburban life, introspection, couple relations, family life, midlife crisis, suburbs ...
Time: 70s
Place: connecticut, usa
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Fox and His Friends (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Fox, a former circus performer, wins the lottery of DM 500,000 and can now have the life and things that he has always wanted. While he wants to climb up the social ladder, it isn't without turmoil, and being torn between his old working class ...
Style: melancholic, disturbing, realistic, serious, art house ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, betrayal, working class, friends, subculture, gays and lesbians, friendship, unlikely friendships, infidelity, rise to the top, life is a bitch, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: munich germany, germany, tokyo, morocco, africa ...
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Walk the Line (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, road movie, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: music, rock and roll, country music, addiction, musician's life, drug addiction, love, musician, marriage, accident, rags to riches, drug abuse ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 70s, 1940s, 80s ...
Place: tennessee, memphis, usa, arkansas, las vegas ...
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I, Robot (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, exciting, philosophical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, distopia, cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids and robots, hi-tech, a.i., future dystopia, technology gone awry, computer, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Mike Nichols’ film from Edward Albee's play brought new themes to the film industry. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton have never been more brilliant together as they portray an experienced married couple who love each other yet verbally ...
Style: tense, cerebral, psychological, captivating, rough ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, humiliation, alcoholic, guest, adultery, love hate relationship, crumbling marriage, battle of the sexes, confession, marital problem, couples, family secret ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa
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World on a Wire (1973)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany
Duration: 212 min.
TV show
Story: Cybernetics engineer Fred Stiller uncovers a massive corporate conspiracy involving a virtual reality computer project.
Style: surreal, art house, psychedelic, philosophical, mind bending ...
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, virtual reality, parallel universe, surrealism, existential crisis, immortality, cybernetics, uncertainty, identity theft, advanced technology, identity ...
Time: future
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Malice (1993)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tale about a happily married couple who would like to have children. Tracy teaches infants, Andy's a college professor. Things are never the same after she is taken to hospital and operated upon by Jed, a "know all" doctor.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense, sexy ...
Plot: mystery, femme fatale, double life, murder, twists and turns, investigation, serial killer, cheating, married couple, insurance scam, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, victorian era
Place: boston, massachusetts
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Whiskey with Vodka (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A renowned actor named Otto is the epitome of the problematic but beloved ladies man. Even when drunk he still knows more about filmmaking than does the amateur who is directing him in his latest movie. But what should the unreliable star do when a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, contemplative, offbeat
Plot: alcohol abuse, lifestyle, love and romance, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, aging, troublemaker, actor, drunk, addiction, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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Rapture (1979)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: José Sirgado, filmmaker in his thirties, has completed his second film and is deeply unsatisfied for various reasons. One may be that his relationship with the film has nothing to do with what he had imagined, another may be that the heroine of his ...
Style: experimental, surreal, suspense, slasher, non-linear ...
Plot: mental disorder, surrealism, female nudity, drug addiction, gay, friendship between men, nightmare, lgbt, exploitation, terror, gays and lesbians, drug abuse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
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Wide Awake (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A feel-good comedy about the laughter, excitement and fun that come with being a kid! Joshua is a thoughtful 10-year-old looking for some simple answers to life's eternal questions. The problem is that no one - including his concerned parents ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, emotional, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, school, self discovery, boys' school, religion, existentialism, life philosophy, death in the family, society, teenage life, human spirit, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, rome italy, vatican
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Beware of a Holy Whore (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tensions between members of a film crew build while they wait for the arrival of the director and star to arrive on location.
Style: art house, semi serious, realistic, talky, witty ...
Plot: gender bending, lgbt, hotel, filmmaking, satire, stress, drunk, artists and showbiz, prostitute, nothing goes right, lifestyle, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
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A Monkey in Winter (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a man who has stopped drinking- and then dreaming- and who thanks to a young man who tries to forget a lost love in alcohol will turn drunk again during an exciting night.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couples, alcohol abuse, buddies, friendship, partners, small town life, alcoholic, post war, world war two, drug addiction, drunk, daydreamer ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: france, europe, english channel, normandy
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The Blob (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, slasher, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, evil alien, survival, small town, space and aliens, quarantine, body horror, cheerleading, teenager, death, chaos ...
Time: 80s
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The Birds (1963)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Chic socialite Melanie Daniels enjoys a passing flirtation with an eligible attorney in a San Francisco pet shop and, on an impulse, follows him to his hometown bearing a gift of lovebirds. But upon her arrival, the bird population runs amok. ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, suspense, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: bird attack, bird, paranoia, survival, killer animal, small town, disaster, animal attack, unsolved mystery, dangerous animal, creature feature, supernatural ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, san francisco
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