Movies and TV shows set in brussels belgium

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in brussels belgium ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, sexy, suspense, thought provoking and melancholic films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, murder, death, mother son relationship, drinking, female nudity and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in France, Belgium, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as brussels belgium: The Equalizer 2 (2018), The Young Karl Marx (2017), The Postcard Killings (2020), School Is Over (2018), State Like Sleep (2018), The Thief of Paris (1967), The Brand New Testament (2015), Lumumba (2000), The War Is Over (1966), Children of Love (2002).

List of movies set in brussels belgium

The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: suspense, surprise ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: cia, murder, violence, revenge, martial arts, drug dealer, ambush, black hero, loner, dark past, taxi driver, loss of friend ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, brussels, washington d.c., istanbul turkey, boston ...
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The Young Karl Marx (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 118 min.
Story: 26 year-old Karl Marx embarks with his wife, Jenny, on the road to exile. In 1844 in Paris, he meets Friedrich Engels, an industrialist’s son, who has been investigating the sordid birth of the British working class. Engels, the dandy, provides ...
Plot: filicide, alternate world, factory owner, class society, militia, big breasts, soldier, money, kiss, foot chase, husband wife relationship, leadership ...
Time: 19th century
Place: brussels belgium, brussels, paris france, manchester england, manchester ...
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The Postcard Killings (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A New York detective teams investigates the death of his daughter who was murdered while on her honeymoon in London, and recruits the help of Scandinavian journalist when other couples throughout Europe suffer a similar fate.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, twist ending
Plot: serial killer, psycho killer, police investigation, police protagonist, violent death, psychopath, revenge, incest, reporter, brutality, violence, homicide detective ...
Place: brussels, stockholm sweden, london, brussels belgium, amsterdam ...
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School Is Over (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Agathe Langlois, Parisian until the end of the nails well varnishes, is delighted: she is going to be confirmed as a professor of English. The happiness of the good news will not last as she learns that she is deployed to the countryside.
Plot: new year, teenager, pregnant teenager, sister sister relationship, bus, teenage boy, balloon, teenage girl, birthday, forest, part animation, pregnant woman ...
Place: brussels belgium, brussels
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State Like Sleep (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following the death of her husband, Katherine travels to Brussels, where a few loose ends become a whole web of secrets as she untangles her late spouse’s mysterious last days alive.
Style: emotional, melancholic, enigmatic, suspense, mysterious
Plot: death of husband, family relations, wife, love interest, murder, crime, crimes, nightclub owner, sex club, suicide, loss of son, death of mother ...
Place: brussels, brussels belgium
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The Thief of Paris (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In Paris around 1900, Georges Randal is brought up by his wealthy uncle, who steals his inheritance. Georges hopes to marry his cousin Charlotte, but his uncle arranges for her to marry a rich neighbour. As an act of revenge, Georges steals the ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: orphan, social differences, society, family relations, haunted by the past, heist, custody, dishonesty, clergy, rivalry, couple relations, criminal heroes ...
Time: 1890s
Place: paris france, england, france, europe, brussels ...
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The Brand New Testament (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 114 min.
Story: God lives in Brussels. On earth though, God is a coward, with pathetical morals and being odious with his family. His daughter, Ea, is bored at home and can't stand being locked up in a small apartment in ordinary Brussels, until the day she ...
Style: surreal, meditative, philosophical, talky, sentimental ...
Plot: god, goddess, religion, philosophy, friendship, cynicism, destiny, husband wife relationship, tyranny, bible, christianity, insanity ...
Time: 70s
Place: brussels belgium, brussels
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Lumumba (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium, Germany, Haiti
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of the rise to power and brutal assassination of the formerly vilified and later redeemed leader of the independent Congo, Patrice Lumumba. Using newly discovered historical evidence, Haitian-born and later Congo-raised writer and ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: assassination, dehumanization, betrayal, scapegoat, political corruption, intrigue, defamation, ambition, against the odds, leadership, rise and fall, head of state ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: congo, africa, belgium, brussels belgium, brussels ...
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The War Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of Spanish refugees try to organize protests from France. Their network is under constant threat by the police and some of them have recently been arrested. The main character (played by Yves Montand) dedicated his whole life to the battle ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, contemplative, tense ...
Plot: idealism, mission gone awry, political unrest, dishonesty, one more chance, rebelliousness, aging, new wave, rebellion, haunted by the past, state affairs, coincidence ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: spain, paris france, europe, france, brazil ...
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Children of Love (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shows us a weekend in the life of a family torn by disputes and disappointments.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, serious, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, custody, dysfunctional family, family life, starting over, youth, family problems, couples, love and romance, single parent, child custody, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brussels, belgium, europe, brussels belgium
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The Sex Life of the Belgians (1994)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jan Bocquoy narrates the story of his sexual life to age 28, imagining his conception (parents drunk, the encounter lasting ten seconds) and reporting his first orgasm (at the hands of Eddy, in a beach-side caravan, as they watch Laurel and Hardy), ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspense, biting, realistic ...
Plot: satire, family relations, womanizer, beach, writer's life, politics, city life, village, couples, teenage life, youth, village life ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: belgium, brussels, europe, brussels belgium, tokyo ...
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Jeanne Dielman, 23 Commerce Quay, 1080 Brussels (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 202 min.
Story: A lonely widowed housewife does her daily chores, takes care of her apartment where she lives with her teenage son, and turns the occasional trick to make ends meet. Slowly, her ritualized daily routines begin to fall apart.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: mother son relationship, widow, single mother, couples, family relations, life is a bitch, chores, school, single parent, housewife, prostitute, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, belgium, france, brussels, brussels belgium
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Hop (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
Story: All young Justin and his father want to do is sit down and enjoy watching a soccer game together. When this simple act sparks a chain of events leading to Justin running from the law, the boy must now embark on a thrilling adventure to reunite with ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, rough, suspense ...
Plot: moral dilemma, introspection, parents and children, fighting the system, teenage life, reunion, society, anarchist, father son relationship, jail, terrorism, soccer match ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brussels, africa, belgium, congo, europe ...
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The Meetings of Anna (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, West Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Anna is a film director whose job takes her all over western Europe. In each place she either already has some intimate connection, or readily makes one. People seem drawn to her, but inevitably insist on sharing their inmost secrets and discontents ...
Style: realistic, sincere, talky, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: train, hotel, couples, estrangement, on the road, battle of the sexes, unfulfillment, couple relations, friends, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), female director ...
Time: 70s
Place: brussels, germany, france, belgium, europe ...
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Bastard Brood (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sylvette, a sassy waitress, Sandro, a macho guy, Sophie, a shy bourgeoisie, and Susan, an American actress, do not know each other and do not have much in common. However, they all have the same father, a scammer named Julius.
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous, mind bending ...
Plot: family relations, murder, courtroom, opposites attract, serial killer, couples, deadly, love triangle, parents and children, crimes, feminism, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: brussels, belgium, paris france, brussels belgium
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Hard Contract (1969)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A cold hearted American hit man goes to Europe for 'one last score'. His encounter with a beautiful young woman casts self doubt on his lifeblood, and influences him to resist carrying out the contract
Plot: love, hitman, morality, murder, beer, loner, limousine, money, death, mercedes benz, puzzle, contract ...
Place: europe, spain, brussels belgium, belgium, brussels
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The Danish Girl (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany, Denmark, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks ...
Style: captivating, serious, heartbreaking, emotional, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transsexual, lgbt, couple relations, art, gays and lesbians, artist, gay, painter, gender, society, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: denmark, paris france, copenhagen denmark, europe, london ...
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Erased (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Belgium, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A former agent of the CIA and his estranged daughter go on the run after his employers target them for assassination.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: cia, on the run, assassination, agent as target, life turned upside down, secret agents, family in danger, undercover, forced into action, dishonesty, government agency, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, usa, brussels belgium, brussels, new jersey
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The Memory of a Killer (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Vincke and Verstuyft are one of the best detective teams of the Antwerp police force. When they are confronted with the disappearance of a top official and the murder of two prostitutes, the trail leads to the almost retired assassin Angelo Ledda. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, psychological ...
Plot: hitman, murder, police investigation, criminal's revenge, race against time, memory loss, mental illness, unlikely partners, one last job, law enforcement, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: antwerp, brussels, belgium, europe, marseille ...
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Vanity Fair (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Beautiful, funny, passionate, and calculating, Becky is the orphaned daughter of a starving English artist and a French chorus girl. She yearns for a more glamorous life than her birthright promises and resolves to conquer English society by any ...
Style: realistic, serious, melancholic, emotional, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: aristocrat, high society, ambition, rise to the top, social climbing, couple relations, blind ambition, rich and poor, romance, society, life turned upside down, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1810s, 1830s ...
Place: england, europe, london, bombay india, brussels belgium ...
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A Heart of Stone (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Beautiful violin virtuoso Camille has two obsessions: the music of Ravel, and a friend of her husband's who crafts violins. But his heart seems to be as cold as her playing is passionate.
Style: psychological, contemplative, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, love, girl, violin, romance, unfulfilled love, couples, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment, musician's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, brussels, vienna ...
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Total Eclipse (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud and his mentor Paul Verlaine engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.
Style: sexy, sexual, psychological, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, poet, infidelity, mentor, pregnancy, romance, gay teenager, gay sex, tragic love, prodigy, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: paris france, france, europe, holland, london ...
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Taking Sides (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, War
Country: France, UK, Germany, Austria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tale based on the life of Wilhelm Furtwangler, the controversial conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic whose tenure coincided with the controversial Nazi era. One of the most spectacular and renowned conductors of the 30s, Furtwangler's ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, atmospheric, clever ...
Plot: investigation, politics, holocaust, world war two, war crime, racism, musician's life, state affairs, war, fighting the system, military, rebellion ...
Place: germany, europe, belgrade, berlin germany, france ...
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The Bronte Sisters (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In a small presbytery in Yorkshire, England, living under the watchful eyes of their aunt and father, a strict Anglican pastor, the Bronte sisters write their first works and quickly become literary sensations.
Style: contemplative, realistic, gloomy, serious
Plot: fainting, painting, tuberculosis, disease, winter, writing, historical event, affair, fire, woman dressed as man, writer's life, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s, 1850s, victorian era ...
Place: yorkshire, france, europe, brussels belgium, brussels ...
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The Olsen Gang Never Surrenders (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Egon plans to exploit knowledge gained during his latest term of incarceration. By stealing the unmanipulated financial records of DanInvest he obtains the majority of the stocks in the department store Magasin du Nord, just in time for their ...
Plot: gang, armor, social satire, stock exchange, european union, farce, tank
Place: denmark, brussels, brussels belgium
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Munich (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, mossad, secret agents, murder, politics, assassination, jewish, terrorist, vengeance, revenge, hostage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: middle east, europe, israel, lebanon, paris france ...
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Deadly Circuit (1983)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Beauvoir, lonely, aging private detective, is put on the bloody track of beautiful Catherine Leiris who kills and robs her rich husband(s) on their wedding night. Although he never approaches her directly, he follows her and increasingly feels to be ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: on the run, private detective, investigation, obsession, murder, femme fatale, serial killer, crime, criminal heroes, neo noir, haunted by the past, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, brussels, italy, belgium, germany ...
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Happy Christmas (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany, UK, Belgium, Romania, Norway, Japan, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 1914, World War I, the bloodiest war ever at that time in human history, was well under way. However on Christmas Eve, numerous sections of the Western Front called an informal, and unauthorized, truce where the various front-line soldiers of the ...
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: christmas, world war one, idealism, friendship, human spirit, german, battles, soldier, truce, war, hopes, french ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1914
Place: europe, berlin germany, brussels, glasgow scotland, oslo norway ...
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JCVD (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Between his tax problems and his legal battle with his wife for the custody of his daughter, these are hard times for the action movie star who finds that even Steven Seagal has pinched a role from him! Jean-Claude Van Damme returns to the country ...
Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, talky, clever ...
Plot: down on your luck, actor, native, lifestyle, showbiz, midlife crisis, star, heist, nothing goes right, career, crimes, trapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe, los angeles, brussels, brussels belgium
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EuroTrip (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Scott learns that his longtime cyber-buddy from Berlin is a gorgeous young woman, he and his friends embark on a trip across Europe.
Style: humorous, road movie, funny, entertaining, dark humor ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: youth, nothing goes right, nude beach, obsessive quest, travel, marijuana, culture clash, teen sex comedy, comedy of errors, escapades, teenage life, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: amsterdam, germany, europe, london, italy ...
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