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 serious, suspenseful, realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspense films and TV shows about / with death, family relations, danger, catastrophe, runaway, deadly, church, brutality, husband wife relationship and chase plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Germany, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as salt lake city utah: Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005), Ephraim's Rescue (2013), Love, Fall & Order (2019), The Singles Ward (2002), Damnation Alley (1977), Mayday at 40,000 Feet! (1976), Pirates of the Great Salt Lake (2006), The Crow: Salvation (2000), The Mountain of the Lord (1993), Nightfall (1999).

List of movies set in salt lake city utah

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: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, slasher, afterlife, ghost, supernatural, danger, murder, haunted by the past, profanity, buddies, vengeance, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 60s, 2000s, year 1969 ...
Place: salt lake city utah
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Ephraim's Rescue (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From T.C. Christensen, director of the sensational pioneer film, 17 Miracles, comes the heroic true story of a simple man who was called to do the work of angels. Ephraim’s Rescue relates the story of Ephraim Hanks: a rescuer of the Martin ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, emotional
Plot: rescue, religious conversion, mormon, faith, heroic mission, idealism, human spirit, leadership, optimism, destiny, society, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 18th century
Place: utah, ohio, usa, salt lake city utah
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Love, Fall & Order (2019)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Claire goes home to save her dad's annual Fall Fest on her family's pumpkin farm, sparks fly with an old rival – the opposing lawyer she now faces in court.
Style: romantic, feel good, light, humorous, funny
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: farm, lawyer, father daughter relationship, small town, high school, moral dilemma, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, opposites attract, festival, high school sweetheart ...
Time: contemporary
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, new york
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The Singles Ward (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Jonathan Jordan gets divorced he's thrust back into the world of being a single Mormon - a world who's ultimate goal is eternal marriage. Struggling to fit in, Jonathan decides to stop going to church only to be pursued by the members ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mormon, lifestyle, family relations, couples, romance, religions or cults, divorce, church, single, breaking the fourth wall, marriage, mormonism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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Damnation Alley (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A small group of survivors at a military installation who survived World War 3 attempt to drive across the desolate wasteland to where they hope more survivors are living. Hopefully their specially built vehicles will protect them against the ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: motorcycle, nuclear holocaust, danger, catastrophe, desert, survival, apocalypse, on the road, cockroach, post nuclear, post apocalypse, scorpion ...
Time: future, near future, 70s
Place: usa, new york, detroit, las vegas, salt lake city utah ...
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Mayday at 40,000 Feet! (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The co-pilot and engineer of a passenger jet struggle to keep the plane airborne until it can reach an open airfield after a killer aboard the plane fires a gun at an engine and pilot of the plane.
Style: disaster movie
Plot: catastrophe, airplane, woman, hotel room, aviation, flying, hospital, weapons, press conference, death, revolver, bad weather ...
Time: 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, salt lake city utah
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Pirates of the Great Salt Lake (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kirk Redgrave and Flint Weaver met only three weeks ago. But that hasn't stopped them from becoming the greatest pirates the Great Salt Lake has ever known. Still, pirate life isn't all that it's cracked up to be. For Kirk, it's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, escapades, danger, friends, ocean or sea, rebelliousness, curses spells and rituals, ocean, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: electric chair, afterlife, murder, false accusation, good versus evil, supernatural, death, death row, tragic hero, dark hero, vengeance, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: salt lake city utah
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The Mountain of the Lord (1993)
Genre: Drama, 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: mormonism, building, mormon, temple, construction, diary, architect, prayer, interview, religion, latter day saints, reporter
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1850s, 1880s, 1870s ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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 4.2
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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, melting, skepticism, female nudity, crematorium, police, rottweiler, library, fangs, murder investigation, cemetery ...
Place: seattle, salt lake city utah, seattle washington
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 5.4
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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 ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: canyon, toxic, scientist, environmental issue, environmentalist, sabotage, toxic waste, stockholm syndrome, hostage, horse, heroes, tape over mouth ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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 6.1
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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.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating
Plot: friendship, infidelity, rags to riches, convertible, husband wife relationship, competition, womanizer, poverty, hospital, speech, beer drinking, sex ...
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: psychological, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, friendship, betrayal, buddies, who to trust, homeless, corpse, crimes, deadly, small town, friends, car ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: utah, usa, salt lake city utah
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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, humorous, feel good, semi serious, nostalgic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: kidnapping, runaway, family relations, politician, police, ransom, neglect, family, youth, young heroes, adventure, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: salt lake city utah, 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: courage, hospital, fire, firefighter, firefighting
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.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: true crime, kidnapping, child abuse, cult, missing child, teenage girl, false identity, child rape, religious cult, escape, survival, captivity ...
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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 7.0
 17K
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, romantic, sentimental, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, first gay sexual experience, homosexuality, self discovery, fall in love, opposites attract, one night stand, homosexual, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, new york, salt lake city utah ...
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 6.6
 64K
Joy Ride (2001)
Genre: Action, 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, twists and turns, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truck driver, murder, kidnapping, radio, prank, vengeance, psychopath, cat and mouse, deathtrap, road trip, trap, humiliation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: colorado, new jersey, wyoming, nebraska, san antonio texas ...
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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: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, obsession, extramarital affair, winter, stepdaughter, master and servant, society, school, parents and children, unemployment, destructive relationship, midlife crisis ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: utah, usa, 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, neo noir, femme fatale, mystery, investigation, love and romance, dishonesty, obsession, police detective, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, salt lake city utah, los angeles, austria
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 5.8
 24K
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, stylized ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: family problems, mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family relations, teenager, small town, confession, redemption, generation gap, uncontrollable, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa, san francisco, salt lake city utah, california ...
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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: humorous, semi serious, road movie, entertaining
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: twins, on the road, skiing, teenager, bus, teenage life, sport, love and romance, contests and competitions, road trip, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa, california, las vegas, los angeles ...
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The Dream Catcher (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An abandoned teen jumps a freight train in Philadelphia intent on reaching his uncle in Indiana, whom he believes will help him with financial difficulties including a pregnant girlfriend. In Ohio, he meets another homeless teen, who escorts him to ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, family relations, hopes, society, coming of age, drugs/alcohol, friends, profanity, down on your luck, self discovery, americana ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, oklahoma, philadelphia, salt lake city utah, st. louis missouri
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 5.3
 11K
Desperation (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When a sheriff arrests a writer, a family, a couple, and a hitchiker and throws them in a jail cell in the deserted town of Desperation, they must fight for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: small town, supernatural, sheriff, hitchhiker, highway, mysterious character, danger, deadly, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, small town life, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, usa, vietnam, salt lake city utah
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Death to Smoochy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tells the story of Rainbow Randolph, the corrupt, costumed star of a popular children's TV show, who is fired over a bribery scandal and replaced by squeaky-clean Smoochy, a puffy fuscia rhinoceros. As Smoochy catapults to fame - scoring hit ...
Style: humorous, realistic, surreal, cynical, stylized ...
Plot: showbiz, tv show, artists and showbiz, performer's life, rivalry, vengeance, satire, delusion, disorder, nothing goes right, success, television ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, salt lake city utah, manhattan new york city
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The Christmas Box (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A ski-shop owner reluctantly moves himself, his wife, and his daughter in to an estate as live-in help for an elderly widow. While struggling to balance his career and family life, he has recurring dreams about an angel.
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, dream, family life, family, hopes, couple relations, destiny, self discovery, family problems, family relations, couples, estate ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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Carnival of Souls (1962)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Mary Henry ends up the sole survivor of a fatal car accident through mysterious circumstances. Trying to put the incident behind her, she moves to Utah and takes a job as a church organist. But her fresh start is interrupted by visions of a fiendish ...
Style: cult film, gothic, atmospheric, scary, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, female protagonist, supernatural, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, danger, woman in danger, carnival, zombie, supernatural horror, car accident ...
Place: utah, usa, salt lake city utah
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The Avenging Angel (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Miles Utley is a professional Mormon commando/bodyguard who is forced to turn renegade and to question his faith as he investigates a scandal involving assassination and land speculation.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, conspiracy, mormon, latter day saints, society, crimes, rivalry, danger, heroes, orphan, old west, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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 5.7
 10K
Airport 1975 (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: "Something hit us...the crew is dead...help us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo jet headed on a collision course with destruction in the ...
Style: disaster movie, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, airplane, stewardess, alcohol abuse, catastrophe, airplane accident, survival, aviation, rescue, pilot, helicopter, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, 80s
Place: los angeles, united states, salt lake city utah, washington d.c., usa ...
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 2.9
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Savage Journey (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: They forged a new land in the untamed wilderness - with their heart, their hands, and their faith in god.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious
Plot: wilderness, church, adventure, state affairs, politics, religions or cults, graphic violence, showbiz, clergy, escapades, heroes, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: missouri, salt lake city utah, ohio
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