Movies and TV shows set in oslo norway

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in oslo norway ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, psychological, suspenseful and gloomy films and TV shows about / with female nudity, sex, train, teenage boy, hospital, teenage girl, restaurant, unfulfillment, flashback and dog plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in Norway, Sweden, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as oslo norway: Shame (2015), Blind (2014), The Snowman (2017), Orion's Belt (1985), U – July 22 (2018), Hunger (1966), Reprise (2006), Homesick (2015), Oslo, August 31st (2011), Lords of Chaos (2018).

List of movies set in oslo norway

 8.8
 22K
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: sweet, emotional, serious, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friendship, teenage girl, teenage protagonist, lgbt, high school, interracial relations, high school hunk, family relations, parent child relationship, teen angst, muslim, gay relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
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 6.9
 6K
Blind (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Having recently lost her sight, Ingrid retreats to the safety of her home—a place where she can feel in control, alone with her husband and her thoughts. After a while, Ingrid starts to feel the presence of her husband in the flat when he is ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, touching, psychological
Plot: infidelity, blind woman, loneliness, blindness, voyeur, apartment, single mother, reality vs fantasy, couple relations, life turned upside down, sex, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2011
Place: oslo norway, norway, europe
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 5.1
 44K
The Snowman (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Sweden
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous looking snowman.
Style: serious, surprise ending, melancholic, suspense
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, murder, police detective, snowman, clue, winter, missing woman, based on a novel, missing person, snow, decapitation ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, year 1989, year 2006, year 1945
Place: norway, oslo norway
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 6.9
 2K
Orion's Belt (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Live to tell the truth. What can one man do against the most lethal army on earth? Local fishermen/smugglers/tourist guides Tom, Lars and Sverre discover the Soviet Union aren't just mining for coal in the arctic archipelago of Svalbard. This ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: arctic, boat, russian, rifle, cold war, politics, adventure, anti heroes, iron curtain, military base, confined, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: norway, oslo norway, europe, russia
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U – July 22 (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The movie tells the story about a girl who has to hide and survive from terrorist Anders Breivik while looking for her little sister during the terrorist attacks in Norway on the island Utøya, July 22nd.
Style: based on true events
Plot: terrorism, youth, island, mental illness, panic, handheld camera, group of friends, aerial shot, hole, crying girl, lake, shot in the shoulder ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s
Place: norway, oslo norway
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 7.9
 2K
Hunger (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1890, Pontus, the starving writer, wanders the streets of Christiania, in search of love and a chance to get his work published. All he meets is defeat and suffering while his sense of reality is withering. One moment he is delighted and the next ...
Style: serious, emotional, dark humor, realistic, touching ...
Plot: hunger, writing, unemployment, on the road, writer's life, obsessive quest, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, hopes, society, unfulfillment, charity ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: norway, europe, oslo norway, denmark
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 7.4
 8K
Reprise (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two competitive friends, fueled by literary aspirations and youthful exuberance, endure the pangs of love, depression and burgeoning careers.
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, depression, writer's life, music, road not taken, ambition, unfulfillment, friends, buddies, follow your dream, rise and fall, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, oslo norway, paris france, hawaii
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 5.7
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Homesick (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Charlotte, 27, meets her brother Henrik, 35, for the first time as an adult, it becomes an encounter without boundaries, between two people who don't know what a normal family is. How does sibling love manifest itself if you have never ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: brother sister incest, couples, destructive relationship, siblings relations, family relations, best friends, supportive spouse, self discovery, couple relations, life turned upside down, friends, incest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, oslo norway
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Oslo, August 31st (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Anders is a recovering drug addict in an Oslo rehab clinic. On the 30th August, he is given a day’s leave to attend a job interview in the city centre.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: suicide attempt, suicide thoughts, old friends, addiction, human nature, drugs/alcohol, introspection, urban, rehabilitation, starting over, thirtysomething life, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, oslo norway, california
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 6.4
 621
Lords of Chaos (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror, Music, Thriller
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1990s results in a very violent outcome.
Style: based on true events
Plot: music band, stabbed in the head, stabbed in the back, self mutilation
Time: 1990s
Place: oslo norway
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 6.8
 17K
22 July (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Norway, Iceland, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In Norway on 22 July 2011, right-wing terrorist Anders Behring Breivik murdered 77 young people attending a Labour Party Youth Camp on Utöya Island outside of Oslo. This three-part story will focus on the survivors of the attacks, the political ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: car bomb, shooting, trial, survivor, tragedy, bomb, teenager, summer camp, island, lawyer, massacre, politics ...
Time: 2010s, year 2011
Place: norway, oslo norway
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 7.0
 18K
Thelma (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Norway, France, Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, father daughter relationship, university, obsessive love, sexual obsession, obsession, christianity, lesbian relationship, hysteria, faith, disappearance, teenage girl ...
Place: oslo norway
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The Terrorists (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following a series of bomb attacks in London, a group of terrorists seize Britain's ambassador to Scandinavia. With the ambassador now a hostage in his residence, another group hijacks an airliner at the capital's airport, announcing that ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: airplane, hijacking, terrorist, terrorism, hostages, race against time, tough heroes, chases and races, confined, danger, law enforcement, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
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 4.3
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Respect (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The boys in class 3F have bullied and made noise with all the teachers at school, and no one dare to teach them anymore. When no teachers appear in the classroom, they decide to teach each other.
Plot: respect, school class, teenage boy, male nudity, gay slur, rage, blood, student, school, racial slur, baseball bat, coming of age ...
Place: oslo norway
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 5.0
 32
Love Me (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Twenty-year-old Maria is a troubled and lonely girl who falls in love with the grounded and patient Adam. He is the first boyfriend to treat her nicely, but Maria struggles with her past and the relationship with her dad, who left her when she was ...
Plot: road trip, parent child relationship, dance studio, motorcycle, unemployment, absent father, father daughter relationship, young couple, dancer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, waitress
Place: oslo norway
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Himmel og Helvete (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music
Country: Norway
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This is the famous norwegian anti-drug movie which is considered to be a turkey today. There are more than one thing you can point your finger at in this movie but let's start with the actors who are pretty wooden through the whole movie. That ...
Plot: drug abuse, marijuana, high school, cult, drug dealing, prostitution, peer pressure, lsd, hallucination, death, teenage boy, sex ...
Time: 1960s
Place: copenhagen denmark, oslo norway
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 6.7
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Hedda Gabler (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Stuck in a loveless marriage to intellectual George Tesman (Denis Lill), the ambitious Hedda Gabler (Diana Rigg) hungers for a life her husband can't provide. Then a former flame, the successful Eilert (Philip Bond), enters the picture, ...
Plot: theatre play, suicide by gunshot, aunt, rival, alcoholic, blackmail, judge, jealousy, romantic triangle, neurosis, manuscript, inspiration ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: sweden, oslo norway
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 6.6
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Them and Us (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lasse & Geir, two suburban boys in their late teens, kick up a row on the bus into town, making the driver call the police. They get arrested and have to spend the night in jail. The next morning they are sent home - Geir to his alcoholic ...
Style: social realism, surprise ending
Plot: rebellion, frustration, vandalism, controversy, bus, alcohol, afro, drug use, brother brother relationship, drunkenness, teenager, beer drinking ...
Place: oslo norway
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Young & Promising (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three ambitious girls in their 20s—Elise, Alex and Nenne—try to make their dreams come true in Oslo. The girls discover that pretty much everyone, including their parents, have no idea what they're doing with their lives. As they try and ...
Plot: teenager, norwegian, blonde girl, sex, bare breasts, female nudity, blonde, brunette
Place: norway, oslo norway
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 7.4
 1K
Eyewitness (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Eyewitness is a gripping, fast-paced thriller seen through the eyes of two teenagers whose clandestine meeting unravels into a nightmare of murder, corruption and gang warfare.
Plot: murder, police, police corruption, gay teenager, drug addiction, biker gang, motocross, gangster, gun, secret
Place: oslo norway
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 6.9
 4K
Uno (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Best friends David and Morten work as gym instructors at Jarle's gym. Jarle is a sadistic small-time criminal whom, together with his son Lars, purchase and distribute anabolic steroids.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: parents and children, gang, crime, mentally challenged, dealing with death, custody, terminal illness, thirtysomething life, crimes, hopes, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway
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The King's Choice (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Norway
Duration: 133 min.
Story: On 9 April 1940, German soldiers arrive in the city of Oslo. The King of Norway faces a choice that will change his country forever. The King's Choice is a story about the three most dramatic days in Norway's history, the royal ...
Plot: king, evacuation, wehrmacht, air raid, democracy, royal family, invasion, winter, forest, grandfather grandson relationship, blindfolded, canon ...
Time: year 1940, 1940s
Place: norway, oslo norway
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The Wendy Effect (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the shadows of the outskirts of Oslo, every criminal has their place until the economical meltdown. The luxury prostitute Wendy might have the key to the problem, or at least to the heart of the bank, the criminals and even the police.
Plot: female protagonist, prostitute, criminal
Place: oslo norway
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Before Snowfall (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Germany, Iraq
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Before Snowfall starts with a dramatic escape: Eighteen year-old Nermin runs away from her wedding in a village in Iraqi Kurdistan. Being the elder of the family, her younger brother Siyar becomes responsible for finding her and restoring the family ...
Style: road movie, serious, realistic
Plot: chase, on the road, village life, family relations, revenge, young heroes, on the run, survival, innocence lost, village, family life, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, greece, iraq, norway ...
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 8.4
 3K
Edvard Munch (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 210 min.
Story: A biographical film about the Norwegian Expressionist painter Edvard Munch. It was originally created as a three-part miniseries co-produced by the Norwegian and Swedish state television networks, but subsequently gained an American theatrical ...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: expressionism, painter, prodigy, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, society, social misfits, writer's life, obsession, rebelliousness, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s, 1900s, 1880s ...
Place: germany, norway, paris france, berlin germany, oslo norway ...
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Troubled Water (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A man convicted in his teens for killing a child is released on parole. He finds work as a church organist and develops a rewarding relationship with a priest and her young son. However, his caring for the boy catches the attention of his old ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: drowning, loss of child, starting over, redemption, single, haunted by the past, clergy, fall in love, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, pianist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway, oslo norway
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I Saw the Sun (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the southeast region of Turkey, the Altun family lives in a small mountainside village plagued by a 25-year war, making their daily life a hellish struggle. As the war continues to intensify, the family is forced to migrate west to the city of ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, village life, village, wartime life, life is a bitch, society, family relations, gays and lesbians, on the run, starting over, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway, turkey, oslo norway, istanbul turkey
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 5.9
 2K
Uro (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Turning his back on a delinquent past and joining the police force, HP is determined to start doing the right thing. Soon he finds himself trapped in a web of lies, stretching out from both sides of the law. HP soon realizes that his present mission ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: police corruption, working undercover, crimes, crime, law enforcement, drug dealing, alcohol abuse, drug abuse, chases and races, dishonesty, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scandinavia, oslo norway, norway
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 5.4
 3K
Salon Kitty (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Kitty runs a brothel in Nazi Germany where the soldiers come to "relax". Recording devices have been installed in each room by a power hungry army official who plans to use the information to blackmail Hitler and gain power himself. A girl ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, disturbing, erotic ...
Plot: betrayal, forbidden love, anti semitism, politics, prostitute, dangerous attraction, eroticism, destructive relationship, sexual relations, nazism, political unrest, social decay ...
Time: 40s, year 1939, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, paris france, warsaw poland, oslo norway ...
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 6.8
 4K
O'Horten (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway, Germany, France, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Odd Horton is dependable and contained: he's a train driver retiring after 40 years of service, living a simple life. His idea of adventure is to fly from one city in Norway to another. Starting on the night of his retirement dinner, Odd has a ...
Style: semi serious, touching, surreal, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: retirement, train, airport, surrealism, train conductor, whiskey, aging, self discovery, mother son relationship, elderly, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, oslo norway
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