Movies and TV shows set in st. louis missouri

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in st. louis missouri ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, humorous, suspenseful and melancholic films and TV shows about / with chase, redemption, father son relationship, catastrophe, vengeance, mentor, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, death and revenge plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Germany, South Africa and other countries.
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st. louis missouri movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as st. louis missouri: Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987), The Soul Man (2012), The Courier (2012), Satan's Cannibal Holocaust (2007), For All Time (2000), One Night at McCool's (2001), Knockdown (2011), Wilson (2017), Unfinished Business (2015), Self/less (2015).

List of movies set in st. louis missouri

Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: thanksgiving, on the road, odd couple, screwball, receptionist, chewing tobacco, state trooper, generosity, snow, advertising, thief, hitchhiker ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: st. louis missouri, usa, cross country, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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 5.9
 659
The Soul Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballentine was living the high life in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts when he gets the calling to go from soul singer to soul saver. Relocating to St. Louis with ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, minister, family relations, couple relations, black family, parents and children, couples, african american, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, singer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: st. louis missouri, usa, missouri
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 4.5
 4K
The Courier (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A shady FBI agent recruits a courier to deliver a mysterious package to a vengeful master criminal who has recently resurfaced with a diabolical plan.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, surprise ending ...
Plot: briefcase, arrest, extortion, revenge, betrayal, race against time, hitman, danger, track down, delivery, crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, usa, las vegas, st. louis missouri, louisiana
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Satan's Cannibal Holocaust (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Kelly, a young journalist, is working on her next big article about her father, the local mayor. It is a seemingly innocent piece on the wonderful things being done for the community. Little does she know that the deeper she digs, the closer she ...
Plot: heavy metal, dead body in a bathtub, satanism, satanic cult, initiation, satanic ritual, gore, torture, journalist, female nudity, sadism, missing person ...
Place: st. louis missouri
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 7.7
 653
For All Time (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man facing middle-age and a failing marriage finds a time slip that can take him back to the end of the nineteenth century.
Plot: time travel, love, mother daughter relationship, photograph, horse and carriage, train, newspaper, kiss, small town, gas leak, printing press, clock ...
Time: 1890s, turn of the century, 19th century
Place: st. louis missouri
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One Night at McCool's (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Every man has a different recollection of the beautiful young woman who wreaked havoc on their lives during one heated night.
Style: sexy, humorous, not serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, crime, manipulations, neo-noir, uninhibited rivalry, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, nothing goes right, fall in love, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: st. louis missouri, missouri, california
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 4.4
 221
Knockdown (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six years ago Jack "The Ripper" Stemmons, an American boxer had his career destroyed by a St. Louis bookie. After Jack seeks revenge he is forced into hiding. Jack disappears half way around the world in Thailand. There he falls victim to ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: haunted by the past, mysterious character, crime, manipulations, crimes, dishonesty, bookies, heroin, revenge, prostitute, sex, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, st. louis missouri, bangkok thailand
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 5.8
 9K
Wilson (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.
Plot: misfit, middle aged man, daughter, dog, bullying, bully, holding hands, release from prison, midlife crisis, psycho, being followed, amusement park ...
Place: st. louis missouri, portland oregon
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Unfinished Business (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hard-working small business owner and his two associates travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every imaginable – and unimaginable – way, including ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, business trip, on the road, comedy of errors, disorder, escapades, bullying, company, businessman, handshake, father daughter relationship, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, hamburg germany, st. louis missouri, berlin germany ...
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on writer Maya Angelou's childhood, this story is about a young girl in the South who is sent to live with her grandmother after her parents divorce.
Plot: childhood, racism, divorced parents, black woman, child rape, uncle niece relationship, child molestation, father daughter relationship, compassion, mother daughter relationship, violence, child abuse ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: arkansas, st. louis missouri
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VeggieTales: Tomato Sawyer & Huckleberry Larry's Big River Rescue (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Huckleberry Larry wants to help his new friend, Big Jim, a huge yellow gourd on the lam. Tomato Sawyer doesn't want to get involved, which strains his friendship with Larry.
Plot: friendship, surrealism, anthropomorphism, van, record player, baby, tent, song, singing, villain, amusement park, sleeping ...
Time: 1900s
Place: mississippi river, st. louis missouri
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 6.5
 78K
Self/less (2015)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An extremely wealthy elderly man dying from cancer undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness to the body of a healthy young man but everything may not be as good as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, philosophical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: immortality, uncover truth, manhunt, chase, soul transference, laboratory, body snatching, moral dilemma, hidden identity, mad scientist, dealing with death, cloning ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, st. louis missouri, new orleans
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The Glass Menagerie (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Amanda Wingfield dominates her children with her faded gentility and exaggerated tales of her Southern belle past. Her son plans escape; her daughter withdraws into a dream world. When a "gentleman caller" appears, things move to crisis ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: single parent, parents and children, romance, dysfunctional family, suburbs, dull life, family problems, family relations, siblings relations, family gatherings, suburban life, society ...
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: missouri, usa, st. louis missouri
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 7.1
 3K
The Outfit (1973)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A two-bit criminal takes on the Mafia to avenge his brother's death. Earl Macklin is a small time criminal who is released from prison after an unsuccessful bank robbery only to discover that a pair of gunmen killed his brother.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, revenge, mafia, hitman, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, one man army, tough law enforcer, chases and races, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: st. louis missouri
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The Black Hole (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's 2 A.M. in St. Louis when a routine scientific experiment goes terribly wrong and an explosion shakes the city. A scientific team investigates, clashing with an intergalactic, voltage-devouring creature that vaporizes them.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: creature, scientist, a.i., androids and robots, alien, deadly creature, race against time, save the world, survival, alien encounter, apocalypse, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: st. louis missouri, washington d.c.
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 8.5
 3K
Centennial (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 256 min.
Story: The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid-1700s to the late-1970s.
Style: epic, captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: wilderness, family in danger, interracial relations, americana, adventure, dishonesty, society, immigrants, rebelliousness, political corruption, revolution, battles ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 70s, 1820s, 1790s ...
Place: colorado, usa, st. louis missouri
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 6.5
 84K
Bad Grandpa (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 86-year-old Irving Zisman is on a journey across America with the most unlikely companion: his 8 year-old grandson, Billy.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: grandparent and grandchild, on the road, prank, drugs/alcohol, goofy hero, funeral, elderly, road trip, disorder, irresponsible, vandalism, social awkwardness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cross country, north carolina, usa, nebraska, tennessee ...
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 6.5
 7K
White Palace (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Max Baron is a Jewish advertising executive in his 20s who's still getting over the death of his wife. Nora Baker is a 40-something diner waitress who enjoys the wilder side of life. Mismatched or not, their attraction is instant and ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, sexual, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love, older woman younger man relationship, waitress, advertising executive, forbidden love, romance, yuppie, opposites attract, infidelity, self discovery, passion, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: st. louis missouri, new jersey
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National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, road movie, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, theme park, farce, on the road, family vacation, adventure, down on your luck, eccentric family, relatives, nothing goes right, youth, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, cross country, st. louis missouri, arizona, kansas ...
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 6.8
 2K
The Reivers (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In turn-of-the-century Mississippi, an 11-year-old boy comes of age as two mischievous adult friends talk him into sneaking the family car out for a trip to Memphis and a series of adventures.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, realistic, humorous, road movie
Plot: small town, coming of age, americana, prostitute, on the road, buddies, adventure, obsessive quest, redemption, self discovery, friendship, urban ...
Time: 1900s
Place: mississippi, memphis, usa, united states, st. louis missouri
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 7.4
 293K
Up in the Air (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: George Clooney plays the dry cynical character of Ryan Bingham, an executive who specializes in "downsizing". Ryan lives out of his suitcase, traveling the country for the sole purpose terminating unwanted employees day after day. Just as ...
Style: clever, realistic, touching, talky, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, business, power relations, downsizing, business trip, loneliness, suitcase, love affair, love and romance, couples, top executive, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cross country, usa, las vegas, chicago illinois, dallas texas ...
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Under the Gun (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A St. Louis cop, Mike Braxton (Sam Jones), receives an urgent call for help from his brother Tony (Nick Cassavetes), a small time thief in Los Angeles. Mike rushes to LA and finds that his brother has been murdered and his brother Tony's ...
Plot: hand to hand combat, lawyer, revenge, porsche, plutonium, phone booth, death of brother, kidnapping, police officer killed, slingshot, hitman, nightclub ...
Place: st. louis missouri
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 5.0
 16K
The Ten (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten stories, each inspired by one of the ten commandments.
Style: humorous, not serious, clever, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: radiation sickness, rubik's cube, brain scan, love triangle, multiple storylines, moral dilemma, drugs/alcohol, love and romance, ventriloquist dummy, couples, human nature, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: st. louis missouri, washington d.c., mexico
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Supernova (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A international science conference is held in Australia when Dr. Austin Shepard mysteriously disappears Dr. Shepard's colleague, Christopher Richardson and other people are soon faced with the reality of an impending crisis and an attempt to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, race against time, apocalypse, danger, survival, astronomer, adventure, save the planet, escapades, government agency, heroic mission, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia, africa, taj mahal, paris france, washington d.c. ...
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Ride with the Devil (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Ride with the Devil follows four people who are fighting for truth and justice amidst the turmoil of the American Civil War. Director Ang Lee takes us to a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border where a staunch loyalist, an ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, raid, war, uninhibited rivalry, romance, reincarnation, vengeance, friends, love and romance, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: germany, missouri, st. louis missouri, texas, kansas ...
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 7.2
 225K
Red Dragon (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Former FBI Agent Will Graham, who was once almost killed by the savage Hannibal 'The Cannibal' Lecter, now has no choice but to face him again, as it seems Lecter is the only one who can help Graham track down a new serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense, gothic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mind game, investigation, fbi, split personality, murder, cannibalism, deadly, crime, special agents, reporter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlanta georgia, washington d.c., chicago illinois, florida, st. louis missouri
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 7.7
 123K
Ray (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern ...
Style: sincere, epic, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, jazz, heroin, rags to riches, overdose, disability, pianist, addiction, recording studio, country music, music, infidelity ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: usa, georgia, harlem manhattan new york city, atlanta georgia, montreal quebec canada ...
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The Rare Breed (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her husband dies en route to America, Martha Price and her daughter Hilary are left to carry out his dream: the introduction of Hereford cattle into the American West. They enlist Sam "Bulldog" Burnett in their efforts to transport ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: whistling, horse and wagon, frontier justice, cattle, good versus evil, on the road, adventure, fish out of water, adventurer, buddies, romance, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: texas, england, europe, usa, st. louis missouri
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 5.3
 1K
Possessed (2000)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An 11 year old boy starts throwing temper tantrums, vomiting on and attacking people, and swearing uncontrollably. Furniture begins to move on its own when he is around, and he doesn't remember any of it. After giving up on the protestants, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: clergy, church, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, family relations, ghost, losing-it hero, supernatural ability, mind game, uncover truth, afterlife, murder ...
Place: st. louis missouri
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 7.0
 39K
Parenthood (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of the Buckman family and friends, attempting to bring up their children. They suffer/enjoy all the events that occur: estranged relatives, the "black sheep" of the family, the eccentrics, the skeletons in the closet, and the ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, dramatic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: single parent, teen angst, yuppie, suburbs, parents and children, siblings relations, parent child relationship, eccentric family, suburban life, family life, youth, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: missouri, st. louis missouri
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