Movies and TV shows set in salt lake city utah

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in salt lake city utah ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, clever, suspenseful and suspense films and TV shows about / with vengeance, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, death, storytelling, drinking, brutality, runaway and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as salt lake city utah: The Crow: Salvation (2000), The Mountain of the Lord (1993), Nightfall (1999), Choke Canyon (1986), Net Worth (2001), Punk's Dead: SLC Punk 2 (2016), Stranger Than Fiction (2000), The Falls: Testament of Love (2013), Savannah Smiles (1982), Uncommon Valor (1983).

List of movies set in salt lake city utah

The Crow: Salvation (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alex Corvis returns to the world of the living to solve the murder of a young woman that he was wrongly accused of killing. Alex follows the crow into the police department's evidence room, where he discovers that Lauren was killed by a group ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: electric chair, murder, death, false accusation, good versus evil, tragic hero, vigilantism, supernatural, martial arts, death row, scar, crow ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s
Place: salt lake city utah
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The Mountain of the Lord (1993)
Genre: History
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Recounts the 40-year history of building the Salt Lake Temple, shown as if recounted by Wilford Woodruff to a young reporter. It portrays the pioneers' dedication to temple worship.
Plot: diary, mormon, latter day saints, reporter, temple, building, construction, interview, prayer, architect, religion, mormonism
Time: 1880s, 1860s, 1850s, 19th century, 1870s ...
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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 4.3
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Nightfall (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: FBI agent Jack Talbot is having a rough week. While investigating a bloody trail of punctured corpses, he draws an unbelievable conclusion: there is an army of vicious vampires loose in Seattle! He is in hot pursuit of the cold bloodsuckers when his ...
Plot: vampire, fbi, librarian, psychic, serial killer, murder investigation, skepticism, library, melting, rottweiler, fangs, crematorium ...
Place: seattle, salt lake city utah, seattle washington
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 5.3
 206
Choke Canyon (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pilgrim Corporation has leased Choke Canyon to research physicist David Lowell for 99 years. Lowell has built an impressive research laboratory there. When Pilgrim suddenly needs Choke Canyon for toxic waste storage, they resort to violence to force ...
Plot: canyon, toxic, hostage, falling over a cliff, stockholm syndrome, sabotage, motor home, environmental issue, environmentalist, arson, cave, helicopter ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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 6.0
 189
Net Worth (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Net Worth details the serio-comic story of four friends who learn the value of friendship as they embark on a thirty day contest to achieve the highest net worth in a new city with no cash and no connections.
Plot: infidelity, friendship, erection, basketball, poverty, window washer, lesbian, female nudity, waiter, sex, restaurant owner, cycling ...
Place: salt lake city utah
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Punk's Dead: SLC Punk 2 (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Punk's Dead, the sequel to 1999 cult hit SLC Punk, is a punk romp through the Utah hinterlands. Ross, Penny and Crash, young outsiders from different tribes, embark on a road trip to a huge punk show. Ross, 19, is the love child of Trish and ...
Plot: drugs, love, band, death, hair, philosophy, punk, rejection, road trip, concert, coming of age, dumped by girlfriend ...
Place: salt lake city utah
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Stranger Than Fiction (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lives spiral out of control when four friends cover up a murder.
Style: twists and turns, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, deadly, buddies, who to trust, crimes, friends, betrayal, small town, friendship, best friend, car, female corpse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, utah, salt lake city utah
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The Falls: Testament of Love (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Falls: Testament of Love is a continuation of the story of RJ Smith and Chris Merrill, two Mormon missionaries that fell in love during their mission in a small town in Oregon. The boys haven't spoken in five years, but when an unexpected ...
Style: sexual, touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: coming out, gay, gays and lesbians, young lovers, gender, lovers reunited, tragic love, love affair, impossible love, reunion, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, salt lake city utah, seattle washington
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Savannah Smiles (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The young daughter of a politician runs away due to lack of attention. She hides in the car of two not too bright crooks who are slowly converted into parent figures as the police web closes down on the supposed kidnappers.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, runaway, politician, police, ransom, neglect, family, family problems, heroes, misfit, custody, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, san francisco
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Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The pilot for an unsold weekly series, Uncommon Valor stresses the courage and resourceful of a team of firefighters in Salt Lake City, Utah. Headed by dauntless battalion chief Tom Riordan (Mitchell Ryam), the unit tries to drench a raging ...
Plot: hospital, firefighting, courage, fire
Place: salt lake city utah
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The Elizabeth Smart Story (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the kidnapping of teenager Elizabeth Smart,in June 2002, by two people, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
Plot: child abuse, adoption, chores, missing child, father figure, campfire, child rape, prison, false identity, cult, drinking, religious cult ...
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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A Hobo's Christmas (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A hobo played by Barnard Hughes decides it's time to go home. Drifting from place to place, Hughes finds himself in his hometown of Salt Lake City at Christmas time. Here he hopes to close old wounds and be reunited with his unforgiving son ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: homelessness, christmas, parents and children, hopes, family gatherings, family, family relations, reunion, family problems, estrangement, crying man, christmas tree ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, salt lake city utah
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The World's Fastest Indian (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: New Zealand, Japan, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle -- a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.
Style: touching, uplifting, captivating, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: human spirit, motorcycle race, against the odds, hitchhiker, adventure, follow your dream, motorcycle, optimism, obstacle, journey, obsessive quest, supportive friend ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1967, 1960s
Place: new zealand, utah, california, usa, salt lake city utah ...
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Wedding Crashers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: John and his buddy, Jeremy are emotional criminals who know how to use a woman's hopes and dreams for their own carnal gain. Their modus operandi: crashing weddings. Normally, they meet guests who want to toast the romantic day with a random ...
Style: humorous, funny, romantic, light, not serious ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, looking for sex, romance, battle of the sexes, fake identity, sex addict, casual sex, love and romance, friends, buddies, wooing, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, washington d.c., salt lake city utah, denver colorado ...
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Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a prom-night dare, a trio of high school friends chant an incantation, unleashing an evil spirit from the past with deadly consequences.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, urban legend, ghost, prom, dead teenager, supernatural, youth, afterlife, danger, grudge, buddies, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s
Place: salt lake city utah
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 7.5
 12K
Taking Chance (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort accompanies the body of Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps to his hometown in Wyoming.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: military, soldier, self discovery, gulf war, sacrifice, war, life is a bitch, military life, marines, patriotism, warlord, iraq war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004
Place: wyoming, usa, iraq, minneapolis minnesota, salt lake city utah ...
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 5.6
 28K
The Stepfather (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Michael Harding (Penn Badgley) returns home from military school to find his mother (Sela Ward) happily in love and living with her new boyfriend, David (Dylan Walsh). As the two men get to know each other, Michael becomes more and more suspicious ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hidden identity, serial killer, manic, youth, family in danger, crimes, uncover truth, danger, dishonesty, killing off one by one, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, portland oregon, salt lake city utah, new jersey
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 7.5
 24K
SLC Punk! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two former geeks become 1980s punks, then party and go to concerts while deciding what to do with their lives.
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, harsh, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, rebelliousness, friendship, rebellion, self destructing, individualism, college graduate, heavy metal, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, antisocial behavior, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: utah, north dakota, england, salt lake city utah, florida ...
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Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, christmas horror, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, orphan, psychopath, slasher, obsession, santa claus, christmas, danger, survival, characters killed one by one, childhood trauma ...
Time: 80s, year 1971, year 1984, year 1974
Place: salt lake city utah
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September Dawn (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A story set against the Mountain Meadows Massacre, the film is based upon the tragedy which occurred in Utah in 1857. A group of settlers, traveling on wagons, was murdered by the native Mormons. All together, about 140 souls of men, women and ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: bishop, murder, heroes, small town life, fall in love, dishonesty, love affair, deadly, leadership, small town, society, young lovers ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1870s, 1840s
Place: utah, usa, arkansas, salt lake city utah
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Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Australia, Germany, UK, USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, plague, one man army, infected, experiment gone awry, danger, fate of humanity, scientist, survival, threat, monster ...
Time: future
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, las vegas, alaska
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 6.2
 38K
Prime (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A career driven professional from Manhattan is wooed by a young painter, who also happens to be the son of her psychoanalyst.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: artist, therapist, unlikely couple, age difference, romance, older woman younger man relationship, couples, love affair, fall in love, thirtysomething life, love of one's life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, paris france, israel ...
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 7.8
 469K
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to ...
Style: witty, exciting, clever, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: thief, cons and scams, scheme, heist, perfect crime, group of criminals, casino, buddies, crime, friends, partners in crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, atlantic city new jersey, salt lake city utah, chicago illinois ...
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 5.5
 39K
MacGruber (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-special operative MacGruber (Forte) is called back into action to take down his archenemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Kilmer), who's in possession of a nuclear warhead and bent on destroying Washington, DC.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: nuclear threat, undercover, save the world, hotshot hero, heroic mission, escapades, danger, chases and races, uninhibited rivalry, good versus evil, exploding building, presumed dead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, siberia, colorado, south dakota ...
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 7.1
 16K
Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, self discovery, romance, culture clash, lgbt, opposites attract, gender, fall in love, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, salt lake city utah, new jersey ...
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 6.6
 60K
Joy Ride (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three young people on a road trip from Colorado to New Jersey talk to a trucker on their CB radio, then must escape when he turns out to be a psychotic killer.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, psychopath, truck driver, murder, deathtrap, prank, radio, road trip, humiliation, trap, sheriff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, new jersey, nebraska, wyoming, san diego california ...
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Chilly Scenes of Winter (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man falls for a separated woman but can't cope when she returns to her husband.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, obsession, winter, extramarital affair, master and servant, society, lifestyle, romance, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, destructive relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, utah, salt lake city utah
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Goodbye Lover (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Police investigate when a man having an affair with his brother's wife disappears suddenly.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, realistic, witty, stylized ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, murder, femme fatale, assassin, mystery, investigation, love and romance, dishonesty, obsession, police detective, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, salt lake city utah, las vegas
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 5.9
 23K
Georgia Rule (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Georgia Rule follows a rebellious, uncontrollable teenager who is hauled off by her dysfunctional mother to spend the summer with her grandmother. Her journey will lead all three women to revelations of buried family secrets and an understanding ...
Style: sincere, realistic, sentimental, serious, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, small town, confession, mother daughter relationship, redemption, teenager, generation gap, life is a bitch, uncontrollable, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa, salt lake city utah, california, san francisco ...
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Getting There (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This film is about Mary-Kate and Ashley turning sixteen years old and going on a road trip without parents. They are headed to Utah for the Olympics and arrive late. There are also scenes in Las Vegas. The twins do not drive alone in this movie, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, road movie
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: twins, on the road, bus, skiing, teenager, road trip, contests and competitions, sport, love and romance, high school life, friends, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, utah, california, salt lake city utah
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