Movies and TV shows set in denver colorado

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in denver colorado ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious, clever and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, storytelling, dialogue, runaway, violence, brutality, vengeance and death plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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denver colorado movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as denver colorado: The Shining (1980), Hearts of Winter (2020), Switched for Christmas (2017), Sam Whiskey (1969), The Hallelujah Trail (1965), The Game Plan (2007), Cold Pursuit (2019), On the Basis of Sex (2018), A Dog's Way Home (2019), Tag (2018).

List of movies set in denver colorado

 8.4
 893K
The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: isolation, insanity, evil, supernatural, danger, nervous breakdown, psychic, hotel, stephen king, psychopath, ghost, trapped ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1920s, 80s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado, oregon, miami ...
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Hearts of Winter (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An interior designer brings new life to the house of a widower and his daughter and finds love in the process.
Style: sweet, humorous, romantic, light, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: single father, father daughter relationship, unlikely couple, widower, transformation, second chance, family home, character change, escapades, designer, love and romance, love affair ...
Place: denver colorado
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Switched for Christmas (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Identical twins Kate and Chris Lockhart plot to be the other sister -- at Kate’s office and Chris’ school – and take on planning their sister’s Christmas events. One rule, though: no romance.
Style: entertaining, captivating, sweet
Audience: date night
Plot: twin sister, christmas, male female relationship, switching roles, escapades, meaning of life, envy, frustration, rivalry, self discovery, changing lives, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: denver colorado
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 5.9
 1K
Sam Whiskey (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam Whiskey is an all-round talent, but when the attractive widow Laura offers him a job, he hesitates: he shall salvage gold bars, which Laura's dead husband stole recently, from a sunken ship and secretly bring them back to the mint before ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Plot: heist, heroes, fugitives, chases and races, prostitute, elderly, cons and scams, chaos and mayhem, bank, curses spells and rituals, treasure hunt, adventurer ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado, arizona
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The Hallelujah Trail (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the valuable cargo.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, 70mm film, epic
Plot: native american, quicksand, wagon train, anti hero, interracial relations, vengeance, americana, track down, culture clash, murder, adventure, satire ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
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 6.1
 59K
The Game Plan (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bachelor football star Joe Kingman seems to have it all. He is wealthy and carefree, and his team is on the way to capturing a championship. Suddenly, he is tackled by some unexpected news: He has a young daughter, the result of a last fling with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: sport team, father daughter relationship, single father, football, american football, family relations, sport, athlete's life, disorder, family values, irresponsible, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, denver colorado
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 6.2
 57K
Cold Pursuit (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Norway, China, Canada, USA, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Nels Coxman's quiet life comes crashing down when his beloved son dies under mysterious circumstances. His search for the truth soon becomes a quest for revenge as he seeks coldblooded justice against a drug lord and his inner circle.
Style: suspense, semi serious, suspenseful, harsh, surprise ending ...
Plot: snow, drug dealer, drug cartel, vigilante, vigilantism, loss of loved one, skiing, revenge, life turned upside down, cleaner, mercilessness, police investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: colorado, denver colorado
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On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination.
Style: clever, inspirational, surprise ending, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: female lawyer, women's rights, supreme court, husband wife relationship, equality, human rights, female protagonist, courtroom, u.s. constitution, marriage, law student, lecture ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 70s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, denver colorado, new york
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The Last Time I Committed Suicide (1997)
Genre: Biography, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Neal Cassady is living the beat life during the 1940s, working at The Tire Yard and and philandering around town. However, he has visions of a happy life with kids and a white picket fence. When his girlfried, Joan, tries to kill herself he gets ...
Style: talky, stylized, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, on the road, nightshift, writer's life, celebrity culture, self discovery, friends, artists and showbiz, romance, lifestyle, buddies, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: colorado, usa, mexico, new mexico, denver colorado ...
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A Dog's Way Home (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Dog’s Way Home chronicles the heartwarming adventure of Bella, a dog who embarks on an epic 400-mile journey home after she is separated from her beloved human.
Style: sweet, sentimental, sincere, touching, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, pets, lost dog, adventure, puppy, best friends, pet dog, animals, animal life, veteran, homelessness, pitbull ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, denver colorado, new mexico
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 6.5
 113K
Tag (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For one month every year, five highly competitive friends hit the ground running in a no-holds-barred game of tag they’ve been playing since the first grade. This year, the game coincides with the wedding of their only undefeated player, which ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teen comedy, teens
Plot: group of friends, game, rivalry, classmates, chase, best friends, escapades, classmate, twists & turns, buddies, travel, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, year 1983
Place: usa, denver colorado, portland oregon
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 4.3
 1K
Cyborg Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ex-DEA agent Jack receives an emergency message from his brother Phillip, whose team was ambushed on the Caribbean island of St. Keith. Jack goes to St. Keith to find his brother, who has been turned into a cyborg by the drug runner he was after.
Style: semi serious, futuristic, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, heroes, mad scientist, police shootout, chaos, manhunt, journalism, danger, killer robot, island, police officer ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: caribbean, denver colorado
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Leapin' Leprechauns (1995)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man tries to build a theme park on top of land that's secretly the home to friendly Leprechauns.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: gnome, father son relationship, irish american, painting, tour guide, trashcan, little girl, fairy, doubt, dinner, gardening, thunder ...
Place: denver colorado, ireland
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 5.2
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The Chase (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Denver, a fleeing bank robber kills a cop and kidnaps an old man to hold as a hostage. He is chased by the police and a news helicopter, which films the entire incident. Based on a true story.
Plot: murder, helicopter, bank robbery, suv, drug addict, pistol, carjacking, on the run, pregnant woman, revolver, police officer killed, police chase ...
Place: denver colorado
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Signed, Sealed, Delivered: From Paris With Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Postables, Oliver, Shane, Rita and Norman, explore the mystery of true love as they deliver divorce papers to one couple the same day Oliver's missing wife reappears.
Plot: postman, restaurant, marriage proposal, dancing, shyness, quitting a job, letter, limp, weatherman, husband wife reunion, woman with glasses, husband wife estrangement ...
Place: denver colorado
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Messenger of Death (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wifes and children of the Mormon Orville Beecham become victims of a massacre in his own house. The police believes the crime had a religious motive. Orville doesn't give any comment on the case, is taken into protective custody. Journalist ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, newspaper reporter, mormon, gory, righting the wronged, tough heroes, who done it, uncover truth, vengeance, couple relations, siblings relations, media ...
Time: 80s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
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 6.7
 44K
The Matador (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Mexico, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of Danny Wright, a salesman forever on the road, veers into dangerous and surreal territory when he wanders into a Mexican bar and meets a mysterious stranger, Julian, who's very likely a hit man. Their meeting sets off a chain of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspense, talky ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, assassination, salesman, businessman, stranger, midlife crisis, crimes, disorder, deal, crime, encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, mexico city, latin america, denver colorado, tucson arizona ...
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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A petty thief posing as an actor is brought to Los Angeles for an unlikely audition and finds himself in the middle of a murder investigation along with his high school dream girl and a detective who's been training him for his upcoming role...
Style: dark humor, twists and turns, humorous, absurd, funny ...
Plot: neo noir, murder, private detective, christmas, actor, investigation, thief, lifestyle, disorder, mistaken identity, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, venice beach california, denver colorado ...
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 5.4
 33K
Jack Frost (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A father, who can't keep his promises, dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son before he is gone forever.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: reincarnation, snowman, christmas, family, holiday, redemption, disorder, friends, hopes, love and romance, parents and children, family life ...
Place: colorado, denver colorado
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 5.2
 3K
The Favor (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kathy is married to Peter. Now she can't help but wonder how things could have been if she got together with her old boyfriend, Tom. Being married prevents from doing that so she asks her friend, Emily to go to him and see if she can sleep with ...
Style: humorous, sexy, light, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, love affair, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, love triangle, looking for love, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: denver colorado, cleveland ohio
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 6.3
 6K
Dynasty (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The saga of a wealthy Denver family in the oil business: Blake Carrington, the patriarch; Krystle, his former secretary and wife; his children: Adam, lost in childhood after a kidnapping; Fallon, pampered and spoiled; Steven, openly gay; and Amanda, ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, enigmatic, saga
Plot: family business, wealthy family, intrigue, rivalry, family problems, uninhibited rivalry, family relations, hypocrisy, love and romance, ambition, blind ambition, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
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Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A sophisticated con man mounts an intricate plan to rob an airport bank while the Soviet premier is due to arrive.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: airport, heist, parole officer, warden, con artists, robbery, manipulation, disorder, cons and scams, manipulations, confined, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, denver colorado, russia ...
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Style: feel good, fairy tale, stylized, colourful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fantasy world, childhood, children, imaginary, candy, social differences, chocolate, family, contests and competitions, adventure, family relations, society ...
Place: atlanta georgia, england, germany, new york, tokyo ...
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 7.1
 122K
About Schmidt (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: 66-year-old Warren Schmidt is a retired insurance salesman and has no particular plans other than to drive around in the motor home his wife insisted they buy. He's not altogether bitter, but not happy either, as everything his wife does annoys ...
Style: contemplative, humorous, semi serious, road movie, melancholic ...
Plot: life changing, family life, on the road, wedding, letter, salesman, fish out of water, parents and children, golden years, introspection, elderly, understanding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colorado, denver colorado, nebraska, kansas, california
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10.5: Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: A jolted West Coast deals with the deadly aftereffects of a massive tremor in this sequel to the disaster drama 10.5. Concerned that a widening fault line may set off two nuclear reactors, seismologist Samantha Hill (Kim Delaney) contacts the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, survival, rescue, save the world, apocalypse, forces of nature, chaos, escapades, danger, race against time, save the day, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, washington d.c., kansas, utah ...
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 6.7
 13K
Howl (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's San Francisco in 1957, and an American masterpiece is put on trial. Howl, the film, recounts this dark moment using three interwoven threads: the tumultuous life events that led a young Allen Ginsberg to find his true voice as an artist, ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: poet, poetry, courtroom drama, literature, freedom, courtroom, writer's life, society, censorship, gay, mental institution, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1920s, 20s, year 1957 ...
Place: san francisco, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, oklahoma, california ...
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We're the Millers (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico.
Style: humorous, road movie, not serious, ridiculous, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: road trip, adolescence, on the road, nothing goes right, journey, smuggling, dishonesty, drug dealing, disorder, pretense, neighbor, partners in crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, new mexico, tucson arizona, denver colorado
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 6.5
 3K
5 Card Stud (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The players in an ongoing poker game are being mysteriously killed off, one by one.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, small town, poker, cheating at cards, police investigation, mystery, heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, society, deadly ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, colorado, denver colorado, texas
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Sparks: The Price of Passion (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A female mayor (Victoria Principal) of Albuquerque gets embroiled in a fight over the development of a new economic center. In the midst of this, she receives blackmail photos of an overnight fling she had with a stranger and threats of blackmail. ...
Style: epic, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, special agents, politics, state affairs, fighting the system, law enforcement, rivalry, society, deadly, mysterious character, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: denver colorado, albuquerque new mexico, new mexico
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 6.2
 16K
360 (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Austria, France, Canada, Brazil, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Inspired by Arthur Schnitzler's classic La Ronde, screenwriter Peter Morgan and director Fernando Meirelles' 360 combines a modern and dynamic roundelay of stories into one, linking characters from different cities and countries in a ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, temptation, love and romance, society, couple relations, husband wife relationship, jealousy, nudity (full frontal - brief), dentist, pimp, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, slovakia, paris france, denver colorado, vienna
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