Bridge movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bridge movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining and tense films and TV shows about / with bridge, catastrophe, mentor, chase, dialogue, danger, murder, storytelling, death and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, Germany, France and other countries.
bridge movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as bridge: The Bridge (2011), The Ghost and the Darkness (1996), The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004), Trollhunters (2016), Blood Surf (2000), Miss Hokusai (2015), Bridge of Spies (2015), Chappaquiddick (2017), The Bridge (1969), Summerfield (1977).

List of bridge movies

The Bridge (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a body is found on the bridge between Denmark and Sweden, right on the border, Danish inspector Martin Rohde and Swedish Saga Norén have to share jurisdiction and work together to find the killer.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime, serial killer, mind game, police detective, police investigation, multiple suspects, murder, partners against crime, riddles and clues, buried truth, forensics, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
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The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated corpse of the project's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, scenic, tense ...
Plot: dangerous animal, adventure, danger, survival, jungle, obsessive quest, bridge, colonialism, heroes, adventurer, culture clash, lion ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya, london
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The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Bridge of San Luis Rey is American author Thornton Wilder's second novel, first published in 1927 to worldwide acclaim. It tells the story of several interrelated people who die in the collapse of an Inca rope-fiber suspension bridge in ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, contemplative
Plot: destiny, investigation, bridge, social decay, survival, escapades, life is a bitch, murder, haunted by the past, clergy, danger, religions or cults ...
Time: 18th century
Place: peru, latin america, andes mountains, spain
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Trollhunters (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 23 min.
Story: After uncovering a mysterious amulet, an average teen assumes an unlikely destiny and sets out to save two worlds. Created by Guillermo del Toro.
Style: captivating, entertaining, exciting, sincere
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: good versus evil, protector, troll, teenage hero, friends, adventure, double life, amulet, supernatural, love and romance, parallel world, mentor protege relationship ...
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Blood Surf (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sleazy producer develops a concept he dubs "blood surfing" -- tossing bloody fish remains into the water to lure sharks and then surfing through the animals as they chomp about. Along with his camerawoman, the producer brings two ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, surfing, island, blood, giant animal, deadly creature, heroes, danger, escapades, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 90s, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: australia, florida
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Miss Hokusai (2015)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The time: 1814. The place: Edo, now known as Tokyo. A much accomplished artist of his time and now in his mid-fifties, Tetsuzo can boast clients from all over Japan, and tirelessly works in the garbage-loaded chaos of his house-atelier. He spends ...
Style: touching, psychological, sentimental, captivating, fairy tale
Plot: art history, father daughter relationship, painting, drawing, sister sister relationship, bridge, illness, artist, edo period, family relations, society, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, tokyo
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Bridge of Spies (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, India, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate ...
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, tricky, intense ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, cia, spy, lawyer, pilot, rescue, legal, danger, justice, mission, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, year 1960, 1960s ...
Place: soviet union, usa, europe, berlin germany, east germany ...
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Chappaquiddick (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ted Kennedy's life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.
Style: based on true events, captivating, tense, rough
Plot: kennedy family, scandal, senator, car accident, politics, investigation, lawyer, public service, tragic event, interview, doctor, promise ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1969, year 1960, year 1980 ...
Place: massachusetts
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The Bridge (1969)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In order to check the German offensive, Partizans send an elite team of explosive experts to blow up a strategically important bridge. Besides being heavily guarded, that bridge is almost indestructible and the only man who knows weak spots in the ...
Plot: bridge, partisan, world war two, mountain, engineer, exploding house, occupation, nun, swamp, nazi, river, church ...
Time: 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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Summerfield (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When teacher Simon arrives in a small, secluded village to take over the local school, he is surprised to discover that his predecessor has disappeared without a trace - and that nobody seems too concerned about it. As Simon probes deeper into the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: secret, blood, bridge, disappearance, island, disease, small village, mystery, student, teacher, discovery, shooting ...
Place: australia
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Turk 182! (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After New York City firefighter Terry Lynch is unable to receive any compensation for an injury incurred during the off-duty rescue of a young girl, he grows suicidal. Furious, his brother Jimmy attempts to have Mayor Tyler intervene, but the ...
Style: sincere, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, firefighter, graffiti, bridge, subway, mayor, unlikely criminals, lone wolves, crimes, vengeance, race against time, righting the wronged ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
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Reptilicus (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A portion of the tail of a prehistoric reptile is discovered in Denmark. It regenerates into the entire reptile, which proceeds to destroy buildings and property and generally make a nuisance of itself. It can fly, swim, and walk, and has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, offbeat, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, monster, panic, man eating monster, lapland, bridge, severed leg, giant monster, scientist, professor, on the run, supernatural ...
Time: prehistory
Place: denmark, finland, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
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Ode to Billy Joe (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Billy Joe confesses his love to the lovely Bobbi Lee only to cover his growing fear that he may, in fact, be homosexual. One night, at a barn dance, he gets a little drunk and rather than going with the hired whores, gives into his desires and ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: small town, coming of age, doll, bridge, destructive relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, romance, life is a bitch, love affair, family relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river
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End of the Game (1975)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Hans Baerlach is a Swiss police detective who has dedicated much of his career to pursuing powerful and allegedly murderous businessman Richard Gastmann. Though Baerlach's partner meets his demise while investigating Gastmann, his replacement, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, gloomy, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: murder, terminal illness, bridge, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, mystery, life is a bitch, rivalry, private detective, crime, law enforcement, investigation ...
Time: 70s, 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, istanbul turkey
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Carter's Army (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The officer (Stephen Boyd) is put in charge of a squad of all black troops charged with the mission of blowing up an important hydro dam in Nazi Germany. Their failure would delay the Allies advance into Germany, thus prolonging the war. These ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: interracial relations, racism, soldier, world war two, military, redneck, army, bridge, war, mute or deaf, adventure, military life ...
Place: europe, london, england
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Sway (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A murder investigation reveals a deep-rooted sibling rivalry in director Miwa Nishikawa's brooding family drama. On the one-year anniversary of his mother's death, Tokyo art and fashion photographer Takeru (Joe Odagiri) returns to his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, bridge, family relations, anniversary, family business, siblings relations, love and romance, samurai, resentment, tragic love, deadly, crimes of passion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
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On Each Side (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Evocative and lyrical, On Each Side follows the interconnected lives of several characters who are affected by the building of the Rosario-Victoria Bridge in Argentina - a gargantuan, modern undertaking that links two Argentinean cities. On Each ...
Plot: lodger, bridge, photographer, sibling relationship, little boy, transvestite, boy, bulldozer, sister sister relationship, male nudity
Place: argentina
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Volunteers (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lawrence is a rich kid with a bad accent and a large debt. After his father refuses to help him out, Lawrence escapes his angry debtors by jumping on a Peace Corp flight to Southeast Asia, where he is assigned to build a bridge for the local ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, gag humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: gambling, village, brainwashing, bookies, naivete, communist, communism, wealth, cold war, cia, bridge, debt ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: thailand, asia, yale university, southeast asia, new york
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The Tailor of Panama (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A British spy is banished to Panama after having an affair with an ambassador's mistress. Once there he makes connection with a local tailor with a nefarious past and connections to all of the top political and gangster figures in Panama. The ...
Style: suspense, realistic, stylized, talky, serious ...
Plot: politics, espionage, spy, band, secret agents, secret agent, debt, children, bridge, swimming, birthday, fireworks ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: panama, latin america, england
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Poetry (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Grandmother Mi Ja works part-time as a caretaker, and struggles to raise a teen grandson by herself. Despite her tough situation, she speaks softly, dresses fashionably, and approaches the world with child-like curiosity. Enrolling in a poetry ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage rape, loneliness, poetry, old woman, introspection, society, grandparent and grandchild, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, terminal illness, suicide, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: korea, japan, asia, south korea
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The Peacemaker (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When a train carrying atomic warheads mysteriously crashes in the former Soviet Union, a nuclear specialist discovers the accident is really part of a plot to cover up the theft of the weapons. Assigned to help her recover the missing bombs is a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sniper, helicopter, terrorism, terrorist, nuclear, race against time, train crash, bridge, train, danger, smuggling, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, russia, manhattan new york city, chechnya ...
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The Mothman Prophecies (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Reporter John Klein is plunged into a world of impossible terror and unthinkable chaos when fate draws him to a sleepy West Virginia town whose residents are being visited by a great winged shape that sows hideous nightmares and fevered visions.
Style: scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: warning, psychic, small town, mystery, telephone call, terminal illness, urban legend, hallucination, death of wife, reporter, investigation, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: west virginia, washington d.c., usa, chicago illinois, ohio ...
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Mad Max (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, cult film, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, chase, vengeance, car chase, future dystopia, dystopic future, heroes, violence spree, chases and races, danger, chaos, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: australia
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Luv (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Harry is a barely functional human. He meets an old friend who is having marital problems as Harry is about to leap off of a bridge. His friend decides that Harry is the man to take his wife away from him so that Milt can be with his girlfriend. ...
Plot: farce, bridge, waterfall, screaming, chaos, city, water, skyscraper, disorder, contemplating suicide, coat, head scarf ...
Place: new york
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A Little Romance (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young American girl and a young French boy meet in Paris and fall in love, with the assistance of an old man and his stories.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: missing child, coming of age, teen angst, teenage girl, bridge, romance, bittersweet, love and romance, fugitives, young lovers, cons and scams, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, venice, france, italy, europe
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Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: archaeologist, archaeology, adventure, treasure hunt, artifact, good versus evil, adventurer, danger, child driving car, tombs and skeletons, treasure, violence ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: india, shanghai, china, shanghai china
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Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Times are changing for Manny the moody mammoth, Sid the motor mouthed sloth and Diego the crafty saber-toothed tiger. Life heats up for our heroes when they meet some new and none-too-friendly neighbors – the mighty dinosaurs.
Style: humorous, exciting, touching, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, date night
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, talking animals, jungle, friendship, ice age, computer animation, squirrel, pregnancy, rescue, bridge, insanity ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
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Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10 has a mission of their own which the boys know nothing about.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: battles, task force, colonel, battle, double agent, military, survival, adventure, war, heroic mission, danger, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 70s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, england, italy, germany
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The Girl on the Bridge (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's night on a Paris bridge. A girl leans over Seine River with tears in her eyes and a violent yearning to drown her sorrows. Out of nowhere someone takes an interest in her. He is Gabor, a knife thrower who needs a human target for his show. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: starting over, gambling, romance, haunted by the past, suicidal, fall in love, knife throwing, bridge, knife, life & death, loneliness, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, glasgow scotland, greece ...
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The Expendables (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria, Spain, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Barney Ross leads a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, a martial arts expert, heavy weapons specialist, demolitionist, and a loose-cannon sniper. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, bloody, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, sniper, gunfight, escape, martial arts, chase, heroic mission, master warrior, partners, cia, battles, fist fighting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: latin america, new orleans, somalia
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