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, melancholic, dramatic, talky and harsh films and TV shows about / with father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, murder, death, drinking, father son relationship, female nudity, mother son relationship, kiss and mentor 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), School Is Over (2018), State Like Sleep (2018), The Thief of Paris (1967), The Young Karl Marx (2017), The Brand New Testament (2015), Lumumba (2000), The War Is Over (1966), Children of Love (2002), The Sex Life of the Belgians (1994).

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, revenge, violence, murder, drug dealer, martial arts, hurricane, loner, ambush, black hero, dark past, taxi driver ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, istanbul turkey, turkey, washington d.c.
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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: teacher student relationship, middle school, pregnant, new year's eve, english teacher, school trip, cat, pregnancy, fishing, part animation, train station, classroom ...
Place: brussels belgium
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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, murder, wife, crime, love interest, sex club, nightclub owner, death of mother, loss of son, mother daughter relationship, flashback ...
Place: brussels belgium, brussels
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The Thief of Paris (1967)
Genre: Comedy, 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: realistic, semi serious, clever, witty, humorous ...
Plot: orphan, crimes, crime, couple relations, criminal's revenge, family in crisis, criminal heroes, rise to the top, heist, dishonesty, haunted by the past, clergy ...
Time: 1890s
Place: england, france, europe, paris france, brussels belgium
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The Young Karl Marx (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
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: police, politics, communism, sick child, exile, blasphemy, money problems, working class, anarchism, journalist, illegal immigrant, best friend ...
Time: 19th century
Place: manchester england, brussels belgium, paris france
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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, melancholic, meditative, philosophical, talky ...
Plot: god, goddess, religion, philosophy, cynicism, friendship, husband wife relationship, tyranny, bible, adventurer, injustice, religious icon ...
Place: brussels belgium
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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: suspenseful, sincere, thought provoking, tense, serious ...
Plot: assassination, defamation, political corruption, betrayal, dehumanization, scapegoat, intrigue, life is a bitch, state affairs, head of state, political unrest, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: africa, congo, brussels belgium, belgium, latin america ...
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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, stylized, tense, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: idealism, haunted by the past, state affairs, mission gone awry, one more chance, dishonesty, political unrest, one last job, coincidence, introspection, aging, rebellion ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1965
Place: spain, europe, france, rome italy, algeria ...
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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, sexual, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: custody, disco, starting over, youth, single parent, dysfunctional family, love and romance, couples, family life, family problems, family relations, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, brussels, 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: sexual, biting, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Plot: beach, womanizer, writer's life, politics, family relations, couples, lifestyle, society, urban, love and romance, village life, youth ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: belgium, europe, brussels, 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: serious, realistic, tense, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: single mother, widow, family relations, couples, life is a bitch, mother son relationship, chores, single parent, school, housewife, feminism, prostitute ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, belgium, france, brussels belgium, brussels
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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: thought provoking, realistic, biting, rough, serious ...
Plot: terrorism, immigrants, reunion, politics, teenage life, parents and children, fighting the system, moral dilemma, introspection, rebellion, society, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, africa, congo, europe, germany ...
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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, talky, sincere, touching, psychological ...
Plot: train, hotel, on the road, couples, battle of the sexes, unfulfillment, couple relations, estrangement, friends, family relations, cologne, dancing ...
Time: 70s
Place: brussels, germany, europe, france, belgium ...
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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: dark humor, mind bending, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: murder, deadly, family relations, courtroom, love triangle, couples, feminism, serial killer, opposites attract, cons and scams, parents and children, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: belgium, brussels, paris france, brussels belgium
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Hard Contract (1969)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
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: hitman, love, morality, chess, assassin, male female relationship, french, mercedes benz, wealth, contract, money, beer ...
Place: europe, belgium, spain, brussels belgium
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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, emotional, touching, heartbreaking ...
Plot: transsexual, lgbt, couple relations, art, gays and lesbians, gay, painter, artist, love and romance, society, gender, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark, europe, copenhagen, brussels belgium ...
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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
Plot: cia, assassin, on the run, assassination, life turned upside down, agent as target, family in danger, secret agents, chases and races, parents and children, government agency, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, usa, brussels belgium, 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, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, hitman, police investigation, race against time, child prostitution, criminal's revenge, crime, memory loss, mental illness, crimes, unlikely partners, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: antwerp, belgium, europe, brussels, brussels belgium ...
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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: serious, realistic, melancholic, emotional, witty ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: high society, aristocrat, ambition, british empire, rise to the top, social climbing, couple relations, rich and poor, blind ambition, romance, power relations, life turned upside down ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1810s, 1800s ...
Place: england, europe, bombay india, brussels belgium, germany ...
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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, gloomy, realistic, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love, love triangle, violin, girl, romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, couples, musician's life, unfulfilled love, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, geneva switzerland, hungary, brussels belgium ...
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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: sexual, psychological, serious, realistic, intellectual ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, infidelity, mentor, pregnancy, poet, gays and lesbians, gay teenager, romance, sexual relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: holland, europe, france, africa, paris france ...
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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: atmospheric, clever, serious, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: war crime, investigation, politics, holocaust, war, state affairs, musician's life, racism, culture clash, rebellion, introspection, insurance ...
Place: germany, europe, norway, poland, brussels belgium ...
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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: serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: fainting, tuberculosis, painting, woman dressed as man, affair, winter, disease, writing, historical event, fire, writer's life, down on your luck ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: france, yorkshire, brussels belgium
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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: armor, gang, stock exchange, social satire, tank
Place: brussels belgium, denmark
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Munich (2005)
Genre: Biography, Crime, 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: suspenseful, rough, tense, factual, based on true events ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, politics, secret agents, murder, vengeance, assassination, jewish, revenge, morality, justice, mossad ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: middle east, europe, israel, lebanon, germany ...
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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: disturbing, gloomy, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, on the run, investigation, femme fatale, obsession, murder, serial killer, neo noir, danger, woman in danger, gays and lesbians, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, italy, belgium, denmark, sicily ...
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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, captivating, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: christmas, idealism, friendship, human spirit, soldier, truce, war, hopes, german, french, behind enemy lines, military life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, berlin germany, holland, oslo norway, glasgow scotland ...
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JCVD (2008)
Genre: Action, 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, psychological, humorous, talky, clever ...
Plot: down on your luck, actor, native, lifestyle, showbiz, midlife crisis, star, heist, nothing goes right, career, crimes, trapped ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, brussels belgium, los angeles
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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
Plot: youth, nothing goes right, nude beach, obsessive quest, hitchhiker, culture clash, travel, comedy of errors, marijuana, buddies, teenage life, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: germany, slovakia, europe, france, italy ...
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Doomsday Gun (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Dr Gerald Bull was a genius at designing and building superguns (very large long range guns capable of shooting at ranges more than 100 miles). When an operational plan by the CIA to export sanctioned arms to apartheid-South Africa through him was ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, semi documentary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, mossad, military, saddam hussein, betrayal, state affairs, government agency, political intrigue, fighting the system, dishonesty, manhunt, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 90s
Place: iraq, middle east, brussels belgium
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