Drinking movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant drinking movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, melancholic, harsh, clever, humorous and interesting films and TV shows about / with drinking, storytelling, dialogue, mentor, runaway, catastrophe, friendship, life philosophy, drunkenness and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Russia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as drinking: Harsh Times (2005), Borderland (2007), Cabin Fever (2002), Rough Night (2017), What Happens in Vegas (2008), Neighbors (2014), Solitary Man (2009), Boogie Nights (1997), Days of Wine and Roses (1962), Smashed (2012).

List of drinking movies

 6.9
 61K
Harsh Times (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Jim Davis is an ex-Army Ranger who finds himself slipping back into his old life of petty crime after a job offer from the LAPD evaporates. His best friend is pressured by his girlfriend Sylvia to find a job, but Jim is more interested in hanging ...
Style: tense, serious, intense, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: unemployment, drinking, corruption, friend, mexican, crime, mad, violence, drugs, robbery, nightmare, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, los angeles, latin america, usa, middle east ...
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 5.7
 9K
Borderland (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three college students, Phil, Ed, and Henry take a road trip into Mexico for a week of drinking and carefree fun only to have Phil find himself a captive of a group of satanic Mexican drug smugglers who kill tourists and whom are looking for a group ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, rough, psycho film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, missing person, bondage, evil, cult, drinking, human sacrifice, insanity, danger, crime, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, texas, latin america
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 5.6
 71K
Cabin Fever (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.
Style: rough, dark humor, suspense, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: virus, survival, infected, danger, disease, illness, gory, drinking, small town, deadly, plague, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
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 5.2
 42K
Rough Night (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five best friends from college reunite 10 years later for a wild bachelorette weekend in Miami. Their hard partying takes a hilariously dark turn when they accidentally kill a male stripper. Amidst the craziness of trying to cover it up, ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, captivating, feel good
Plot: drinking, friendship, male stripper, friends, lesbian, murder, stripper, friendship between women, female protagonist, crime, female friendship, tampon ...
Time: year 2006
Place: miami
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What Happens in Vegas (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: During a wild vacation in Las Vegas, career woman Joy McNally and playboy Jack Fuller come to the sober realization that they have married each other after a night of drunken abandon. They are then compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, romance, life turned upside down, initially antagonists, fall in love, party, wedding, couples, casino, love and romance, newlyweds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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 6.3
 269K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: party, neighbor neighbor relationship, stupidity, fraternity, youth, rivalry, farce, adolescence vs adulthood, plan gone awry, uninhibited rivalry, prank, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1971
Place: usa
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 6.3
 15K
Solitary Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A car magnate watches his personal and professional life hit the skids because of his business and romantic indiscretions.
Style: psychological, realistic, clever, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: womanizer, self destructing, loneliness, family drama, sex addict, midlife crisis, aging, infidelity, obsession, divorce, dishonesty, bankrupt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, macau, manhattan new york city, california ...
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 7.9
 222K
Boogie Nights (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a ...
Style: captivating, touching, sentimental, stylized, talky ...
Plot: pornography, drug abuse, cocaine, rise and fall, porn industry, strong sexual content, sex, addiction, fame, showbiz, lifestyle, mutual masturbation ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Days of Wine and Roses (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An alcoholic falls in love with and gets married to a young woman, whom he systematically addicts to booze so they can share his "passion" together.
Style: bleak, realistic, emotional, tense, captivating ...
Plot: rehabilitation, secretary, alcohol abuse, drinking, addiction, public relations, party, violence, alcoholic, romance, life is a bitch, hopes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.8
 16K
Smashed (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Kate and Charlie like to have a good time. Their marriage thrives on a shared fondness for music, laughter… and getting smashed. When Kate’s partying spirals into hard-core asocial behavior, compromising her job as an elementary schoolteacher, ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, touching, sincere ...
Plot: addiction, support group, drinking, teacher, elementary school, alcoholic, rehabilitation, alcohol abuse, reconciliation, human nature, introspection, slacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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 7.3
 17K
Barfly (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Downtrodden writer Henry and distressed goddess Wanda aren't exactly husband and wife: they're wedded to their bar stools. But they like each other's company- and Barfly captures their giddy, gin-soaked attempts to make a go of life ...
Style: talky, touching, humorous, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, addiction, poet, bartender, human nature, mentally unstable, social misfits, misfit, drinking, job seeking, bar fight, bar ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, texas
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 7.1
 13K
Trees Lounge (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tommy has lost his job, his love and his life. He lives in a small apartment above the Trees Lounge, a bar which he frequents along with a few other regulars without lives. He gets a job driving an ice cream truck and ends up getting involved with ...
Style: talky, realistic, touching, gloomy, semi serious ...
Plot: bar, drinking, ice cream truck, alcohol, small town, mechanic, alcohol abuse, misfit, society, human nature, dull life, irresponsible ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
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 6.6
 13K
Factotum (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Norway, USA, Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This drama centers on Hank Chinaski, the fictional alter-ego of "Factotum" author Charles Bukowski, who wanders around Los Angeles, CA trying to live off jobs which don't interfere with his primary interest, which is writing. Along ...
Style: serious, realistic, philosophical, humorous, meditative ...
Plot: unemployment, gambling, alcoholic, horse race, writer's life, lifestyle, down on your luck, bookies, life is a bitch, society, drinking, addiction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, norway, new jersey
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 7.6
 33K
Drunken Master (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Wong Fei-Hung, whose mischievous antics land him in hot water. Having tolerated enough of his son's mishaps, Fei-Hung's dad enlists his sadistic uncle, who specializes in drunken-style kung fu, to teach the lad some ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, master, alcoholic, undisciplined, rivalry, drinking, fighting style, battle, discipline, troublemaker, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo
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 7.4
 4K
Leto (2018)
Genre: Biography, Music, Romance
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Leningrad, one summer in the early eighties. Smuggling LP’s by Lou Reed and David Bowie, the underground rock scene is boiling ahead of the Perestroika. Mike and his beautiful wife Natasha meet with young Viktor Tsoï. Together with friends, they ...
Style: atmospheric, inspirational, romantic, light, breathtaking
Plot: music band, musician's life, youth, rock, husband wife relationship, drinking, destiny, bare breasts, threesome, musician, autobiography, alcohol ...
Time: 80s
Place: ussr, russia
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 7.9
 18K
Hud (1963)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hud Bannon is a ruthless young man who tarnishes everything and everyone he touches. Hud represents the perfect embodiment of alienated youth, out for kicks with no regard for the consequences. There is bitter conflict between the callous Hud and ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, realistic, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, generation gap, rancher, americana, human nature, redemption, parents and children, family life, irresponsible, family problems, drinking ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: texas, usa, california
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 6.8
 76K
Thirteen (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tracy is a normal 13-year-old trying to make it in school. After befriending the most popular girl at school, Evie, Tracy's world is turned upside down when Evie introduces her to a world of sex, drugs and cash. But it isn't long before ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, sincere, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, addiction, peer pressure, juvenile delinquency, theft, teen angst, makeover, friendship, mother daughter relationship, family problems, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, venice beach california, california
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 7.2
 90K
St. Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, inspirational, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, neighbor, parents and children, family relations, youth, coming of age, drinking, mentor, divorce, unlikely friendships, husband wife relationship, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1946
Place: usa, new jersey, california
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Late August, Early September (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A story about the transition from late youth to early maturity, the film follows several friends and lovers as they come to make decisions on how to live their lives--getting a job more in harmony with ones ideals, committing to a lover, giving up a ...
Style: talky, psychological, emotional, serious, meditative ...
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, love and romance, couple relations, romance, human nature, couples, drinking, depression, betrayal, older man younger woman relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france
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 6.2
 52K
Colossal (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A woman discovers that severe catastrophic events are somehow connected to the mental breakdown from which she's suffering.
Style: surprise ending, absurd, melancholic, captivating, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: mental breakdown, creature, alcoholic, small town, dark fantasy, giant robots, human monster, monster, drinking, bullying, catastrophe, moral dilemma ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seoul, new york
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That Awkward Moment (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Best pals Jason and Daniel indulge in casual flings and revel in their carefree, unattached lives. After learning that the marriage of their friend Mikey is over, they gladly welcome him back into their circle. The three young men make a pact to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, looking for sex, male friendship, twentysomething life, buddies, romance, lifestyle, verbal byplay, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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 6.2
 35K
Cedar Rapids (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: insurance, hotel, friendship, social awkwardness, goofy hero, friends, buddies, disorder, fish out of water, misfit, drinking, swimming pool ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, iowa, wisconsin, las vegas, california ...
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Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her, deciding instead to move in with several friends, all of whom can't quite work up the inertia to ...
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: college, friendship, coming of age, lifestyle, graduation, buddies, twentysomething life, drinking, husband wife relationship, roommate, student, party ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, milwaukee wisconsin, prague czechoslovakia, manhattan new york city ...
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Charlie Bartlett (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Awkward teenager Charlie Bartlett (Anton Yelchin) has trouble fitting in at a new high school. Charlie needs some friends fast, and decides that the best way to find them is to appoint himself the resident psychiatrist. He becomes one of the most ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, cynical, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: bully, psychiatrist, depression, coming out, girlfriend, teenage life, popularity, private school, high school, adolescence, acceptance, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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Prisoner of the Mountains (1996)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia, Kazakhstan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based upon a short story by Leo Tolstoy, two Russian soldiers, Sacha and Vania, are ambushed by Muslim rebels in the grandly forbidding Caucasus and taken prisoner. Although complete understanding never fully emerges, their bittersweet ordeal ...
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, emotional ...
Plot: russian soldier, war, prison, soldier, confined, hostage, pow, captivity, drinking, murder, violence, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: chechnya, russia, caucasus, poland
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 7.5
 125K
Trading Places (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, cynical, entertaining ...
Plot: rich and poor, fish out of water, rags to riches, millionaire, life turned upside down, switching roles, experiment, bet, wrongful arrest, wager, investor, yuppie ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, philadelphia, new york, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city
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Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Van Wilder has been attending college for far too many years and is scared to graduate, but Van’s father eventually realizes what is going on. When he stops paying his son's tuition fees, Van must come up with the money if he wants to stay in ...
Style: humorous, sexy, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, party, strong sexual content, college life, opposites attract, youth, student life, flirting, buddies, sex, drinking, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa
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Clean and Sober (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hotshot real estate salesman Daryl has a bad cocaine habit. After embezzling his company's money, he wakes up next to a girl who overdosed. To hide from the police, he checks into a rehabilitation program guaranteeing anonymity. Under the ...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: drug abuse, drug rehabilitation, addiction, crimes, life is a bitch, human nature, introspection, going straight, downfall, rehabilitation, self discovery, drug addiction ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, philadelphia, new jersey, california
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How to Be Single (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.
Style: romantic, humorous, sentimental, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: singleness, couple relations, romance, friendship, pregnancy, looking for love, drinking, breakup, bar, women, single, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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 8.1
 44K
Mommy (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A peculiar neighbor offers hope to a recent widow who is struggling to raise a teenager who is unpredictable and, sometimes, violent.
Style: melancholic, sincere, psychological, touching, depressing ...
Plot: oedipus complex, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, 15 year old, sexual relations, teenage life, family in crisis, life is a bitch, rebelliousness, anti conformity, family problems, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, near future, 2010s ...
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec
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