Abstract art movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant abstract art movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, semi serious, offbeat, cult film, surreal and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with abstract art, surrealism, nudity (full frontal - brief), artist, insanity, female nudity, police officer, storytelling, dialogue and obsession plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as abstract art: Max (2002), The Catcher in the Rye (2008), Embrio No. M (1971), Taking Woodstock (2009), Blood Machines (2019), Meet the Hollowheads (1989), Prince of Bel Air (1986), The Iron Giant (1999), The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967), Easy Come, Easy Go (1967).

List of abstract art movies

Max (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary, Canada, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1918, a young, disillusioned Adolph Hitler strikes up a friendship with a Jewish art dealer while weighing a life of passion for art vs. talent at politics
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, sincere, avant garde, realistic ...
Plot: anti semitism, controversy, rise to the top, self fulfillment, self discovery, friendship, lifestyle, abstract art, society, ambition, political unrest, obsession ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s ...
Place: europe, germany, munich germany, vienna
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The Catcher in the Rye (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This film consists of 75 minutes and 6 seconds of blue screen.
Style: avant garde
Plot: absurdism, avant-garde, abstract art
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Embrio No. M (1971)
Genre: Animation
Country: Yugoslavia
Story: The story of a man who has reached the very top of society and eventually became a victim of his own ideology.
Style: experimental
Plot: abstract art
Place: macedonia
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Taking Woodstock (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of Elliot Tiber and his family, who inadvertently played a pivotal role in making the famed Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the happening that it was. When Elliot hears that a neighboring town has pulled the permit on a hippie music ...
Style: feel good, stylized, light, factual, intense ...
Plot: hippie, music festival, family business, lifestyle, free spirited, fish out of water, artists and showbiz, sexuality, generation gap, americana, small town, musician ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1969, 70s
Place: woodstock, new york, new york state, bangkok thailand, new jersey ...
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Blood Machines (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 50 min.
Story: An artificial intelligence escapes her spaceship to turn into a female ghost and challenges two blade runners to a galactic chase.
Style: unusual plot structure, twists and turns, surreal, thought provoking, exciting ...
Plot: space wars, amazon, man versus machine, artificial intelligence, rebellion, space travel, emancipation, feminism, fantasy world, space mission, male female fight, woman fights a man ...
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Meet the Hollowheads (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Hollowheads are a strange, futuristic family that live in a Jetsons type world complete with many cool gadgets. Henry is hoping for a promotion at the slime factory in which he works and decides to bring his boss home for dinner and to meet the ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: eccentric family, nothing goes right, society, disorder, workplace situations, suburbs, social satire, family dinner, husband wife relationship, boss, absurdism, suburban life ...
Time: future, 80s
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Prince of Bel Air (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A free-spirited, womanizing L.A. pool cleaner (Mark Harmon) finds his lifestyle challenged by a new love interest (Kirstie Alley). Robert Vaughn also appears as Alley's uncle.
Plot: love interest, womanizer, beach volleyball, uncle nephew relationship, bikini, male objectification, falling in love, abstract art, fall in love
Place: los angeles
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The Iron Giant (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.
Style: touching, exciting, sentimental, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: androids and robots, benign alien, friendship, prejudice, small town, giant robots, self sacrifice, giant, cold war, adventure, giant robot, childhood ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957
Place: maine, usa
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The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Delphine and Solange are two sisters living in Rochefort. They are both looking for love, without being aware that their ideal partner is very close... A film where the scenario is much less important than its feeling of euphory, according to the ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: ballet, twins, small town, painting, fair, twin sister, romance, lifestyle, dancer's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, social relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe
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Easy Come, Easy Go (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lieutenant Ted Jackson spends his lat day on active duty in the Navy disarming an underwater mine. While disarming the explosive he sees what appears to be a sunken ship. Overcome with curiosity, he investigates and finds a treasure chest filled ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, psychotronic
Audience: date night
Plot: diving, treasure, adventure, dancer's life, musician's life, rescue, performer's life, partners, ocean, rock, fall in love, treasure hunt ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, usa
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Let Us Go and Burn Her Body; Or, The Devil Done Let Out (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A young female paranormalist is pursued by a man claiming to be the devil in human form.
Style: post modern, romanticism, fairy tale, gothic
Plot: marriage, murder, ghost, christianity, sexual repression, strategy, folk music, apple, evolution, goddess, dream, education ...
Time: victorian era
Place: oklahoma
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Eliza's Horoscope (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young woman arrives to Montreal to find love. A fortune teller tells her that a wealthy man meant for her is right around the corner so she goes looking even among her odd rag tag group roommates.
Style: psychedelic, gothic, fairy tale, allegory
Plot: surrealism, umbrella, astrology, spirit, fish, religious icon, nun, apartment, hallucination, symbolism, female nudity, mask ...
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Dream City (1973)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A married couple of artists move to a utopian town known for its absolute freedom, but behind the surface perversion and violence are spreading.
Plot: dwarf, small town, explosion, husband wife relationship, camel, surrealism, desert, utopia, dream, invitation, distopia, male female relationship ...
Place: germany
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Freak Orlando (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: FREAK ORLANDO is divided into five more-or-less distinct sections, all featuring "Freak" Orlando, a woman, played by the late Magdalena Montezuma, who appears in various guises, and deformities, throughout.
Style: cult film, surreal, absurd, experimental
Plot: female director, shoes, german, cripple, chicken, dancing, siamese twins, abstract art, nun costume, nudity (full frontal - brief), crucifix, tree ...
Place: germany
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What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A new infection that simply makes people feel happy is treated as a threat by the authorities while its "victims" work to spread it to others.
Plot: rooftop, virus, nurse uniform, acoustic guitar, beatnik, telephone call, painter, police officer, advertising, wedding night, beard, sunglasses ...
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Chronopolis (1982)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Poland
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Chronopolis tells the story of a gargantuan city lurking in the sky colonized by powerful immortals who have become jaded with eternal life. Most of their time is spent monotonously constructing bizarre and unusual objects while waiting for the ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: abstract art, construction worker, immortal, creature, surrealism, boredom, builder
Time: future
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The Three Trials (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Catherine, a nun with a unique form of narcolepsy, attempts to lose herself in the worlds of religion, adolescent fantasy, and finally masochistic devotion to a man. Her husband, a plastic surgeon, has evolved from a yeti-like creature to ...
Style: cult film, fairy tale, psychedelic
Plot: erotica, nightmare, blasphemy, freakshow, blood, darkness, masochism, fetish, meat hook, freak, perversion, beast ...
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Personal Shopper (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Czech Republic, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A personal shopper in Paris refuses to leave the city until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more complicated when a mysterious person contacts her via text message.
Style: psychotronic, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: ghost, dead brother, medium, spirit, female protagonist, supernatural power, old house, spiritualism, haunted house, supernatural, haunted, strong female character ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: paris france, london
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A Quiet Place in the Country (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A painter facing a creative block arranges to spend the weekend in the country at his mistress's villa. While staying there, his sanity begins to disintegrate.
Style: scary, mind bending, sexy, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, ghost, mentally unstable, haunted house, dull life, couples, love and romance, mystery, artists and showbiz, deadly, supernatural, unfulfillment ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: milan italy, italy, venice
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Begotten (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Begotten is the creation myth brought to life, the story of no less than the violent death of God and the (re)birth of nature on a barren earth.
Style: macabre, surreal, bleak, avant garde, atmospheric ...
Plot: nihilism, chaos, surrealism, self mutilation, necrophilia, obsession, supernatural, postmodernism, perversion, reincarnation, human nature, gory ...
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Woman in Chains (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Stanislas Hassler blazes the development of modern art in his gallery, packed with works of surprising shapes, colours and textures, and where exhibitions turn into media events. Gilbert Moreau is one of the artists whose sculptures are on display ...
Style: psychedelic
Plot: woman undressing, sexual desire, unrequited love, caught kissing, pop art, posing for a photograph, abstract art, photo studio, posing nude, train ride, submission, photo shoot ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france
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Meatball Machine (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Capable of making bio-mechanical weapons out of human flesh, alien parasites grotesquely invade the Earth, turning their hosts into maniacal killers who seek and destroy each other to the bloody death! And yes, it s also a human love story, even ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, dark humor, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, alien, evil alien, invasion, deadly, deadly creature, danger, chaos, love affair, terminal illness, rivalry, transformation ...
Place: asia, japan
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L.A. Story (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a "wacky weatherman" tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early-90s Los Angeles.
Style: surreal, feel good, humorous, clever, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: weatherman, satire, romance, hopes, love and romance, self discovery, city life, true love, looking for love, fall in love, urban, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
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I Capture the Castle (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A love story set in 1930s England that follows 17-year-old Cassandra Mortmain, and the fortunes of her eccentric family, struggling to survive in a decaying English castle. Based on Dodie Smith's 1948 novel with the same name.
Style: semi serious, touching, atmospheric, stylized, colourful ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: castle, romance, eccentric family, siblings relations, coming of age, first love, sister sister relationship, writer's block, ex convict, wedding, family drama, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
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Fantasia 2000 (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Blending lively music and brilliant animation, this sequel to the original 'Fantasia' restores 'The Sorcerer's Apprentice' and adds seven new shorts.
Style: fairy tale, stylized, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: disney, pianist, classical music, music, couple relations, mouse, friendship, buddies, imaginary, orchestra, art, apprentice ...
Time: 1930s, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, new york, rome italy, europe, italy ...
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The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The wife of a barbaric crime boss engages in a secretive romance with a gentle bookseller between meals at her husband's restaurant. Food, colour coding, sex, murder, torture and cannibalism are the exotic fare in this beautifully filmed but ...
Style: cult film, stylized, talky, surreal, dark humor ...
Plot: restaurant, gangsters, cheating wife, cannibalism, satire, cook, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, crimes, criminal's revenge, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, future, 80s
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The Big Lebowski (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sport
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, a Los Angeles slacker who only wants to bowl and drink white Russians, is mistaken for another Jeffrey Lebowski, a wheelchair-bound millionaire, and finds himself dragged into a strange series of events ...
Style: humorous, absurd, talky, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nihilism, dialogue, hippie, bowling, marijuana, slacker, kidnapping, crimes, stoners, mistaken identity, crime, deception ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, pasadena california, malibu california
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Barbarella (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the far future, a highly sexual woman is tasked with finding and stopping the evil Durand-Durand. Along the way she encounters various unusual people.
Style: cult film, sexy, futuristic, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: sexual fantasy, mad scientist, alien planet, astronaut, megalomaniac, good versus evil, nudity (full frontal - brief), cult, adventure, sexual content, strong female presence, satire ...
Time: future, 60s, 1960s
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The All Together (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: disorder, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, crimes, gangsters, incompetence, obsession, tv show, romance, friendship, love, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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The Bed Sitting Room (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the hazy aftermath of World War III, the fallout from a 'nuclear misunderstanding' (which lasted two minutes and twenty eight seconds, including the signing of the peace treaty) is producing strange mutations amongst the survivors, and ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, stylized, not serious, dark humor ...
Plot: radiation, satire, post apocalypse, chaos, disorder, starting over, survival, apocalypse, future dystopia, human nature, fish out of water, farce ...
Time: future
Place: england, london
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