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 psychological films and TV shows about / with father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, death, murder, drinking, father son relationship, mother son relationship, female nudity, 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

 6.7
 104K
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: surprise ending, ambiguous ending, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, murder, massacre, violence, revenge, gang, hurricane, cia, drug dealer, martial arts, sniper ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, washington d.c., istanbul turkey, turkey
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 5.2
 213
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: birthday, new year, english teacher, new year's eve, middle school, train, teenage boy, bus, teenager, teenage girl, balloon, pregnant teenager ...
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, suspense, enigmatic, mysterious
Plot: death of husband, family relations, murder, crime, wife, love interest, sex club, nightclub owner, locker room, english, bag of money, american abroad ...
Place: brussels, brussels belgium
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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, witty, clever, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: orphan, vengeance, family relations, rivalry, heist, clergy, injustice, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, family in crisis, haunted by the past, social differences ...
Time: 1890s
Place: france, europe, england, 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: forest, poverty, factory, german abroad, foot chase, husband wife relationship, kiss, son, breasts, best friend, money problems, punishment ...
Place: brussels belgium, manchester england, 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, philosophical, reflective, absurd ...
Plot: god, death, religion, philosophy, strong female character, song, dancing, male underwear, shot in the shoulder, illness, apartment, washing machine ...
Place: brussels belgium
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 7.2
 2K
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: serious, suspenseful, sincere, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: assassination, defamation, political corruption, intrigue, betrayal, scapegoat, dehumanization, injustice, imperialism, deadly, dishonesty, leadership ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: congo, africa, belgium, brussels 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, thought provoking, tense, serious, sincere ...
Plot: idealism, society, introspection, aging, rebelliousness, one more chance, mission gone awry, new wave, rebellion, coincidence, one last job, state affairs ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1965
Place: spain, europe, france, brazil, paris france ...
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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: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sexual
Plot: custody, disco, starting over, family relations, family life, couples, family problems, love and romance, youth, single parent, dysfunctional family, explosion ...
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, humorous, clever ...
Plot: beach, womanizer, writer's life, politics, youth, village, urban, lifestyle, society, village life, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
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: 201 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, avant garde, surprise ending
Plot: prostitute, feminism, prostitution, widow, single mother, school, family relations, couples, single parent, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, mother son relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, belgium, brussels, brussels belgium, france
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 6.9
 420
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: biting, realistic, rough, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: terrorism, parents and children, immigrants, rebellion, reunion, politics, teenage life, fighting the system, introspection, society, moral dilemma, housekeeper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brussels, africa, belgium, congo, europe ...
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The Meetings of Anna (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, West Germany
Duration: 127 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, serious, talky, psychological ...
Plot: hotel, train, unfulfillment, couple relations, couples, estrangement, battle of the sexes, on the road, family relations, friends, bisexual, frustration ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, germany, brussels, france, belgium ...
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 6.2
 224
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: mind bending, offbeat, dark humor, realistic, witty ...
Plot: murder, love and romance, serial killer, courtroom, love triangle, parents and children, siblings relations, cons and scams, crimes, family relations, couples, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: belgium, brussels, paris france, brussels belgium
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 5.9
 458
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, french, male female relationship, death, murder, contract, mercedes benz, wealth, loner, money ...
Place: europe, belgium, brussels belgium, spain
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 7.1
 147K
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, art, couple relations, gays and lesbians, painter, artist, love and romance, society, gender, life is a bitch, painting ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen, brussels belgium ...
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 6.1
 27K
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, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, assassin, on the run, family relations, assassination, danger, family in danger, forced into action, secret agents, agent as target, parents and children, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, rough, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, hitman, race against time, criminal's revenge, crime, memory loss, obsessive quest, child killer, partners against crime, chases and races, bring down ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: antwerp, belgium, europe, brussels, netherlands ...
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 6.2
 19K
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, rich and poor, blind ambition, couple relations, romance, society, life turned upside down ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1830s, 1800s, 1810s ...
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, serious, realistic, gloomy, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love, love triangle, violin, girl, romance, unfulfilled love, musician's life, couples, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france, geneva switzerland, hungary ...
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 6.6
 12K
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, romance, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: europe, france, holland, paris france, africa ...
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 7.2
 3K
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: talky, thought provoking, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: war crime, politics, investigation, holocaust, state affairs, culture clash, musician's life, fighting the system, racism, insurance, introspection, society ...
Place: germany, europe, belgrade, russia, poland ...
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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, gloomy, realistic
Plot: fainting, painting, affair, tuberculosis, disease, winter, woman dressed as man, historical event, writing, fire, writer's life, siblings relations ...
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, social satire, stock exchange, tank
Place: brussels belgium, denmark
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 7.6
 197K
Munich (2005)
Genre: 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, secret agents, assassination, politics, murder, jewish, vengeance, revenge, morality, justice, paranoia ...
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, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, private detective, on the run, femme fatale, investigation, serial killer, haunted by the past, crime, criminal heroes, mystery, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, denmark, sicily, germany, brussels belgium ...
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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, singer, idealism, friendship, human spirit, soldier, holiday, war, hopes, german, french, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, oslo norway, glasgow scotland, brussels belgium, berlin germany ...
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 7.2
 36K
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: clever, stylized, psychological, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: native, taxi driver, actor, trial, reporter, lawyer, gun held to head, down on your luck, robbery, gunfight, heist, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, brussels belgium, los angeles
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 6.6
 181K
EuroTrip (2004)
Genre: Adventure, 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: teens, date night, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: youth, nothing goes right, obsessive quest, nude beach, culture clash, travel, comedy of errors, marijuana, teenage life, buddies, escapades, hitchhiker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: germany, slovakia, europe, italy, france ...
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 6.1
 987
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, serious, rough, semi documentary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, military, mossad, saddam hussein, betrayal, inventions and discoveries, dishonesty, political intrigue, government agency, fighting the system, undercover, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
Place: iraq, middle east, brussels belgium
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