Downtown movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant downtown movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspenseful, humorous, suspense, entertaining and light films and TV shows about / with downtown, violence, murder, catastrophe, police officer, death, chase, storytelling, dialogue and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as downtown: Ghostbusters (1984), Date Night (2010), Little Shop of Horrors (1986), Downtown: A Street Tale (2004), Night at the Golden Eagle (2001), Waydowntown (2000), The Resident (2011), Death Wish (1974), One Day in August (2001), Baby's Day Out (1994).

List of downtown movies

 7.8
 416K
Ghostbusters (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After losing their academic posts at a prestigious university, a team of parapsychologists goes into business as proton-pack-toting "ghostbusters" who exterminate ghouls, hobgoblins and supernatural pests of all stripes. An ad campaign ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, light, parody ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, monster, chase, imagination, nerd, friendship, paranormal, scientist, library, possession, supernatural being ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, future, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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 6.3
 164K
Date Night (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves – and now a number of unsavoury ...
Style: funny, romantic, suspense, witty, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, corruption, gangsters, marriage, multiple storylines, romance, police investigation, twists and turns, husband wife relationship, taxi driver, married couple, encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, new jersey, manhattan new york city, usa
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Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Seymour Krelborn is a nerdy orphan working at Mushnik's, a flower shop in urban Skid Row. He harbors a crush on fellow co-worker Audrey Fulquard, and is berated by Mr. Mushnik daily. One day as Seymour is seeking a new mysterious plant, he ...
Style: macabre, humorous, feel good, absurd, funny ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens
Plot: monster, dentist, murder, music, alien invasion, workplace, alien, florist, solar eclipse, dark humor, brutality, dancing ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century
Place: new york
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Downtown: A Street Tale (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of street kids find that the only way to make it through the day is to hold onto their dreams while their reality is eating out of dumpsters, turning tricks and squatting in abandoned buildings.
Plot: homelessness, street life, drugs, downtown, inner city, street
Place: new york
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Night at the Golden Eagle (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two elderly criminals spend their final night in Los Angeles, California at the Golden Eagle Hotel prior to their departure to Las Vegas, Nevada, to lead a life without crime. Unfortunately, on the hottest night of the summer, these two ex-criminals ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: prostitute, hotel, murder, going straight, criminal heroes, cons and scams, heist, best friends, crimes, partners, disposing of a dead body, released from prison ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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 6.7
 2K
Waydowntown (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Four young office workers have a bet going to see who can last the longest without going outside. In the maze that is the downtown core of a large city, glass skywalks connect apartment buildings, office towers and shopping malls. Its day 28 of the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, allegory ...
Plot: office, workplace, bet, nothing goes right, goofy hero, buddies, contests and competitions, workplace situations, love triangle, romantic rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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 5.3
 28K
The Resident (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Juliet, a beautiful doctor, has found the perfect New York apartment to start a new life after separating from her husband. It's got spacious rooms, a spectacular view, and a handy, handsome landlord. But there are secrets behind every wall and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, suspense, scary ...
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, psychopath, landlord, paranoia, voyeurism, confined, stalker, hidden camera, revenge, deception, disturbed individual ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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 6.9
 40K
Death Wish (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his wife is murdered by street punks, a pacifistic New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad, prowling the streets for would-be muggers after dark.
Style: rough, harsh, disturbing, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, vigilantism, revenge, police, vengeance, murder, home invasion, violence, crimes, rape and revenge, gunfight, one man army ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, tucson arizona, manhattan new york city, honolulu hawaii ...
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One Day in August (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Middle August in Athens. Three families, living in a three storey building, leave for their summer vacations. Everyone is wishing for a miracle to happen this summer. In the meantime, a drifter breaks into their apartments and rummages their ...
Plot: multiple storylines, athenian, miraculous event, family relations, greek, male nudity, holiday, breaking and entering, cocaine, scuba diving, hit and run, disappearance ...
Time: 2000s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas
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 6.1
 52K
Baby's Day Out (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Baby Bink couldn't ask for more; he has adoring (if somewhat sickly-sweet) parents, he lives in a huge mansion, and he's just about to appear in the social pages of the paper. Unfortunately, not everyone in the world is as nice as Baby ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, not serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: babies and infants, mischievous children, stupidity, chase, prank, kidnapping, escapades, child abduction, farce, adventure, nothing goes right, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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 5.4
 19K
Havoc (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wealthy Los Angeles teen and her superficial friends wants to break out of suburbia and experience Southern California's "gangsta" lifestyle. But problems arise when the preppies get in over their heads and provoke the wrath of a ...
Style: sexy, disturbing, rough, erotic, psychological ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: youth, sex scene, crimes, juvenile delinquency, hip hop, sex with a stranger, teenager, gang, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, promiscuity, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.9
 1K
The Vulture (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two old women who happen to be pickpockets stole money from Simon, the taxi driver. The police are unable to find the thieves, so Simon decides to find them himself.
Style: neo noir, tragic ending, weird, cult movie cast, cult film
Plot: pickpocket, taxi driver, car theft, paperboy, drifter, cult, informant, handicapped, alcohol abuse, death of protagonist, hypocrisy, subway ...
Time: 20th century
Place: hungary, budapest
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 5.8
 2K
Rabid Dogs (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a bank job goes badly wrong, three desperate criminals take a young woman and a father and child hostage - it's the beginning of a frantic and violent road trip that not all of them will survive.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: criminal, robbery, murder, road trip, on the road, father daughter relationship, escape, hostage, police, car chase, bank, heist ...
Place: france
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 6.8
 339K
TRON: Legacy (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Sam Flynn, the tech-savvy and daring son of Kevin Flynn, investigates his father's disappearance and is pulled into The Grid. With the help of a mysterious program named Quorra, Sam quests to stop evil dictator Clu from crossing into the real ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, surreal, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, dystopic future, virtual reality, computer program, cyberspace, chase, adventure, disappearance, distopia, alternate reality, hacker ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2000s
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 6.0
 55K
Walk of Shame (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reporter's dream of becoming a news anchor is compromised after a one-night stand leaves her stranded in downtown L.A. without a phone, car, ID or money - and only 8 hours to make it to the most important job interview of her life.
Style: funny, humorous, light, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: one night stand, journalist, disorder, blonde, drunken woman, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, creativity, mentor, stereotypes, stupidity, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
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 7.0
 401K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disaster, monster, found footage, giant monster, alien, survival, survival horror, destruction, chaos, deadly creature, creature, monster terrorizes city ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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La gente de la Universal (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, Spain, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This is a dark comedy that takes place in an urban jungle, where each has to ensure its own survival. No one is bad, but all acting for his own benefit and without measure if their actions hurt others. The former Sergeant Diogenes Hernandez owns the ...
Style: parody
Plot: female nudity, male nudity, detective agency, urban setting, bribe, uncle nephew relationship, espionage, stealing money, bad cop, infidelity, ex cop, porn actress ...
Time: 90s
Place: colombia
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 6.1
 116
Angel's Flight (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A series of murders involving a stripper (Indus Arthur) are investigated by a hard-drinking reporter (William Thourlby) in this late-entry film-noir.
Style: neo noir, slasher, noir
Plot: serial killer, stripper, drug addiction, reporter, alcohol abuse, rape, psychopath, rape and revenge, wrestler, downtown
Place: los angeles
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Margarita Happy Hour (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Five young women, each with children, meet once a week for $2 margaritas and discuss life, love and change.
Plot: drug addict, coming of age, hipster, rock music, female artist, group of friends, cocaine, single mother, bohemian, unwed mother, female friendship, female protagonist ...
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city
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 6.0
 350
Rent-a-Goalie (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Rent-a-Goalie is a half-hour comedy television series from Canada that aired on Showcase from 2006 - 2008. Its third season premiered 20 October 2008. The first season was nominated for three Gemini Awards, including Best Comedy Series. It was also ...
Style: sitcom, light, captivating, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: ice hockey, businessman, sport team, hockey player, ambition, satire, humour, athlete and trainer, sport, henchman, cafe, swashbuckler ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Blue Turquoise (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A escapee from a mental asylum returns home to terrorize his twin brother and starts to commit gruesome crimes, but a friend of someone he might of killed will search for the killer along with a young detective who is trying to break his first ...
Style: slasher, sad, psychotronic, scary, weird
Plot: psycho killer, serial killer, revenge, murder, murderer, twins, serial murder, craziness, homicidal maniac, crazy, terror, killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois
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 6.3
 27K
The Bar (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A group of strangers are trapped inside a bar.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, brutal, scary ...
Plot: virus, death, murder, dark humor, violence, panic, trapped, fight, survival, mysterious death, fear, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: madrid
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 7.8
 39
The Resolve (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Resolve centers around Mike Patterson (Russ Cootey), a beleaguered man, gripped by O.C.D. issues with humanity, unleashed by fiery clashes on others. He explains to his therapist Sean Miller (Alex Ballar - War Wolves) how he has found a way to ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: agent, vigilante, frame up, spy, husband wife relationship, revenge, secret, conspiracy, justice, cover up, jail, fight ...
Place: los angeles, california
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 5.1
 1K
Funeral Home (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman arrives at her grandmother's house, which used to be a funeral home, to help her turn the place into a bed-and-breakfast inn. After they open, however, guests begin disappearing or turning up dead.
Style: slasher, sad, suspense, macabre, bloody ...
Plot: zombie, imaginary friend, cat, maniac, grandmother, funeral, grandfather, hotel, female psychopath, serial killer, mental disorder, basement ...
Time: 70s
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Christmas on Division Street (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A good-natured homeless man and an ill-tempered student become good friends.
Style: uplifting, captivating, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: christmas, friendship, youth, homeless man, library, homeless, down on your luck, redemption, human spirit, social differences, friends, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, usa
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 7.9
 55K
Cheers (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Cheers is an American sitcom television series that ran for 11 seasons from 1982 to 1993. It was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for NBC and created by the team of James Burrows, Glen ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: workplace, womanizer, lifestyle, looking for love, couple relations, sexism, couples, opposites attract, unwanted pregnancy, workplace romance, drinking problem, everyday life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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 7.0
 271K
Underworld (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Vampires and werewolves have waged a nocturnal war against each other for centuries. But all bets are off when a female vampire warrior named Selene, who's famous for her strength and werewolf-hunting prowess, becomes smitten with a ...
Style: gothic, dark, dark fantasy, scary, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, werewolf, monster, supernatural romance, goth, female vampire, immortality, supernatural ability, transformation, vampire bite, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 15th century
Place: budapest
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 7.1
 10K
My Bodyguard (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Clifford Peach (Chris Makepeace), an easygoing teenager, is finding less than easy to fit in at his new high school, where a tough-talking bully (Matt Dillon) terrorizes his classmates and extorts their lunch money. Refusing to pay up, Clifford ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, unusual plot structure, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, bully, coming of age, cheerleading, bullying, motorcycle, hotel, gang, youth, bodyguard, aging ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, california, usa
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From Prada to Nada (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A whimsical fish-out-of-water story of two spoiled sisters: Nora (Camilla Belle), a law student, and Mary (Alexa Vega), an undergrad party girl, living with their father in a luxurious mansion in Beverly Hills. Mary has become so "90210" ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: fall in love, youth, social differences, love and romance, siblings relations, romance, bankrupt, young lovers, teenager, fish out of water, sister sister relationship, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills, california
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Under New Management (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sparks and bullets fly when a Wall Street yuppie must steer a Brooklyn mob crew legit before a beautiful FBI agent can build RICO indictments against them.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic
Plot: love affair, gang, rivalry, working undercover, crimes, betrayal, special agents, mafia, investigation, gangsters, fbi, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
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