Movies and TV shows set in haiti

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in haiti ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, complex and interesting films and TV shows about / with murder, husband wife relationship, death, blood, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), danger, storytelling, catastrophe and crimes plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as haiti: The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988), Heading South (2005), The Comedians (1967), Murder in Pacot (2014), The Man on the Shore (1993), The Vault of Horror (1973), Call of the Blonde Goddess (1977), The Plague of the Zombies (1966), Tropic of Cancer (1972), On the Verge of a Fever (2004).

List of movies set in haiti

The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scientist enters the rarely seen netherworld of ...
Style: scary, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: voodoo, superstition, hallucination, anthropologist, zombie, rite, supernatural, uncover truth, leadership, danger, religions or cults, jungle ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1978, year 1985
Place: haiti, boston
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Heading South (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A story of three female tourists who visit Haiti, in order to enjoy the sexual nature of the young men.
Style: emotional, sincere, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sexual relations, tourist, older woman younger man relationship, looking for love, erection, unfulfillment, lifestyle, male prostitute, lust, loneliness, murder, prostitute ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: haiti, boston, caribbean
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The Comedians (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bermuda, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Set in the Haiti of "Papa Doc" Duvalier, The Comedians tells the story of a sardonic white hotel owner and his encroaching fatalism as he watches Haiti sink into barbarism. Complications include a friendship with a rebel leader, ...
Style: witty, clever, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hotel, infidelity, dishonesty, politics, intrigue, betrayal, crimes, state affairs, resort, political unrest, espionage, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: haiti, caribbean
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Murder in Pacot (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Haiti, France, Norway
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake, a middle-aged Port-au-Prince couple come face to face with the stark contradictions of Haitian society when they are forced to rent out their villa to a foreign aid worker and his enterprising local ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: mysterious character, life turned upside down, social differences, human nature, couple relations, domestic disturbance, danger, hopes, family problems, starting over, couples, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: haiti
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The Man on the Shore (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Canada, Haiti, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Early 1960s Haiti during Duvallier's dictatorship seen through the eyes of a young girl whose family heavily suffered.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, on the run, life is a bitch, rebellion, state affairs, child, oppression, terrorist, vengeance, torture, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: haiti, caribbean
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The Vault of Horror (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The sequel to Tales from the Crypt. Five strangers trapped in a basement vault converse about their recurring nightmares. Their stories include vampires, bodily dismemberment, east Indian mysticism, an insurance scam, and an artist who kills by ...
Style: anthology, serious, suspenseful, scary, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, storage unit, supernatural, serial killer, murder, dismemberment, scam, painting, magician, femme fatale, amateur detective, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti, india, london
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Call of the Blonde Goddess (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Susan arrives in Haiti to live with her husband Jack, who lives with a lesbian housekeeper and Olga, a nymphomaniac platinum blonde, introduced to her as Jack's sister. Susan begins to have nightmares about voodoo ceremonies and murder.
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: nymphomaniac, murder, voodoo, nude black woman, brother sister incest, topless sunbathing, sex, pubic hair, bisexual girl, lesbian, vagina, voodoo doll ...
Place: haiti
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The Plague of the Zombies (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sir James Forbes arrives in a remote Cornish village to identify a mysterious plague afflicting the population. Local squire Charles, a disciple of Haitian witchcraft, is using the voodoo magic to resurrect the dead to work in his decrepit and ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: zombie, countryside, village, hypnosis, investigation, witchcraft, voodoo, plague, imaginary, supernatural, slasher, child in peril ...
Time: 60s
Place: haiti, caribbean, england, europe, cornwall
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Tropic of Cancer (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Haiti
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple on holiday in Haiti become involved in a series of savage murders linked to a doctors a new invention, a drug with extreme side effects.
Plot: whodunit, voodoo, drug, doctor, homosexual, ritual, drugs, erotic dream, poison, peacock, killing an animal, male nudity ...
Place: haiti
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On the Verge of a Fever (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Against the backdrop of poverty, fear and the brutal dictatorship of Haiti in 1971, ON THE VERGE OF A FEVER is about Fanfan, a 15-year-old boy who just wants to experience life for himself with his streetwise friend Gégé. Having lived a somewhat ...
Plot: prostitute, love, police, bathroom, bathing, sex, female nudity, coming of age, bathtub, sex on couch, bare breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti
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 5.6
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Ego Trip (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Talk show host Marc Morin is at a crossroads in his career and in his personal life. The ratings of his show are failing and he is losing touch with his family. In an effort to regain the love and respect of his audience, Marc’s agent decides to ...
Plot: abduction, egocentrism, self centeredness, egoism, talk show host, humanitarian, ransom demand, hypocrisy, third world
Place: haiti
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Descent Into Hell (1986)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The marriage of the famous writer Alan and his young wife Lola is in a crisis. On a vacation in Haiti Lola wants to decide if their relationship still has a future...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, older man younger woman relationship, couple relations, midlife crisis, couples, heist, graphic violence, infidelity, love affair, unlikely criminals, writer's life, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: caribbean, haiti
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Feast of All Saints (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in nineteenth-century New Orleans, the story depicts the gens de couleur libre, or the Free People of Colour, a dazzling yet damned class caught between the world of white privilege and black oppression.
Style: atmospheric, touching, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: interracial relations, racism, human spirit, social differences, parents and children, discrimination, hopes, life is a bitch, injustice, family relations, sexual content, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, haiti
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Quantum of Solace (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate ...
Style: exciting, intense, suspense, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, vengeance, secret service, espionage, betrayal, secret agents, james bond, spy, interrogation, 007, undercover, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, quarry
Place: bolivia, haiti, london, russia, south america ...
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 6.2
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The Deep (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, ocean, shipwreck, treasure hunt, danger, chase, shark, ocean or sea, underwater scene, mafia, morphine ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, haiti
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1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 154 min.
Story: 1492: Conquest of Paradise depicts Christopher Columbus’ discovery of The New World and his effect on the indigenous people.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, atmospheric, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native americans, adventurer, adventure, against the odds, state affairs, military, obsessive quest, danger, royal family, rebelliousness, father son relationship, tribe ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, renaissance, 1500s, year 1941
Place: spain, europe, haiti, bahamas, west indies ...
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 6.0
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Zombi Child (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Haiti, 1962: A man is brought back from the dead only to be sent to the living hell of the sugarcane fields. In Paris, 55 years later, at the prestigious Légion d’honneur boarding school, a Haitian girl confesses an old family secret to a group ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: sisterhood, girls' boarding school, handball, classroom, voodoo, cemetery, singing, piano, funeral, boarding school, male nudity, parisian suburb ...
Time: 2010s, year 1962, year 1980
Place: haiti
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Toussaint Louverture (2012)
Genre: History
Country: France
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: Toussaint opposes the Spanish army and joins the French troops. On Saint-Domingue he succeeds to push the English back. He proclames himself as the gouvernor of Saint-Domingue. To restore the economy he takes a bold descision. He calls for the ...
Plot: french colonialism, slavery, colonialism, slave
Time: 18th century
Place: haiti
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 6.4
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Kafou (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Haiti
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Doc and Zoe are just hired for the night to deliver an unknown package. At a crossroad, they stumble upon a dog. In Haiti, each crossroad requires a sacrifice.
Style: suspense
Plot: violence, corruption, police corruption, duo, social satire
Place: haiti
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My Internship in Canada (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Guibord is an independent Member of Parliament who represents Prescott-Makadewà-Rapides-aux Outardes, a vast county in Northern Quebec. As the entire country watches, Guibord unwillingly finds himself in the awkward position of holding the decisive ...
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, light
Plot: politics, political satire, small town, politician, journalist, husband wife relationship, democracy, panic attack, member of parliament, seaplane, poetry reading, video call ...
Time: 2010s
Place: canada, haiti, quebec
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Nightmare City (0000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: When a mysterious virus spreads from Haiti to Miami turning people into terrifying, bloodthirsty creatures, a small group of survivors tries to escape from the City Of The Walking Dead. Remake of the 1980 horror movie "Incubo Sulla Città ...
Plot: virus, zombie, mutation, death, survivor, body, city, dawn, running, corpse, undead, walking dead ...
Place: miami, haiti, florida
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 6.4
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Frozen (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young performance artist decides to make his own suicide his last work of art. On the longest day of the year, he plans to melt a huge block of ice with his own body heat and die of hypothermia. He calls this protest against the coldness of ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: knife, hypothermia, art student, censorship, communist, jumping off a building, brother in law brother in law relationship, hunger, performance art, vomiting, trial, sacrifice ...
Time: future
Place: beijing china, haiti
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 6.1
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Cristo Rey (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Haiti, France, Dominican Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in the Dominican Republic, Leticia Tonos Paniagua’s uniquely Caribbean retelling of Romeo and Juliet chronicles the love between a kind-hearted teenager, ostracized for his mixed Haitian-Dominican descent, and the beautiful sister of a local ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: gang, family relations, fall in love, crimes, romance, society, love and romance, life is a bitch, siblings relations, love triangle, love, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean, haiti, dominican republic
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Warhead (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Terrorists seize an American nuclear missile site and threaten to launch the missiles at Washington unless the President resigns immediately and $1 billion is placed in a Swiss account in 8 hours.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: heroes, race against time, terrorism, graphic violence, chaos, law enforcement, danger, escapades, chases and races, crimes, save the world, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: switzerland, idaho, haiti, pentagon, washington d.c.
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Shattered Glass (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fact-based 2003 drama about the young journalist Stephen Glass, who got a job at The New Republic in 1995 and for three years fabricated at least half of the stories he wrote.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: journalism, ambition, research, suspicion, workaholic, career, workplace, cheating, desire for fame, dishonesty, rise and fall, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: haiti, washington d.c.
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The Seventh Sign (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Abby is a pregnant woman with a curious new boarder in the apartment over her garage. Turns out he's heaven-sent and is speeding along the Apocalypse by bloodying rivers, egging on plagues and following scripture word for word.
Style: biblical, bleak, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: apocalypse, christianity, supernatural, pregnancy, prophecy, sacrifice, destiny, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, religions or cults, worldwide chaos, clergy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel, haiti, nicaragua, california
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Personal Velocity (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, hitchhiker, domestic violence, couple relations, love affair, human nature, parents and children, starting over, life is a bitch, couples, destructive relationship, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa, new york state, haiti, harvard university ...
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The Next Three Days (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A married couple's life is turned upside down when the wife is accused of a murder. Lara Brennan is arrested for murdering her boss with whom she had an argument. It seems she was seen leaving the scene of the crime and her fingerprints were on ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: false accusation, family relations, life turned upside down, injustice, confined, danger, daring rescue, crimes, escape, escapades, life is a bitch, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh, canada, venezuela, haiti
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71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 71 scenes revolving around multiple Viennese residents who are by chance involved with a senseless gun slaughter on Christmas Eve.
Style: disturbing, sincere, serious, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: teen suicide, murder, social misfits, crimes, misfit, immigrants, refugee, homeless, breaking point, refugees, down on your luck, mass murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, lebanon, europe, bosnia, vienna ...
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The Ultimate Life (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Despite his best intentions, billionaire Jason Stevens can’t find enough time to keep his beloved Alexia a priority. But when he discovers his late grandfather’s journal, he is transported back to Red Stevens’ incredible world. With everything ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, family relations, sent to the past, introspection, destiny, teaching the ways of the world, hopes, once in a lifetime opportunity, lawsuit, rags to riches, billionaire, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, haiti
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