Garbage collector movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant garbage collector movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, touching, semi serious and sexy films and TV shows about / with garbage collector, friendship, family relations, cigarette smoking, love and romance, sex, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), photograph and flashback plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as garbage collector: Defiance (2013), Fences (2016), Dominick and Eugene (1988), Steel Country (2018), Vagrant Queen (2020), Kin (2018), Wakefield (2016), Patton (1970), Naked Among Wolves (1963), The Dark Backward (1991).

List of garbage collector movies

 7.0
 40K
Defiance (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Defiance is an American science fiction television show that takes place in the future on a radically transformed Earth containing new species arriving from space. In the show, Joshua Nolan works as the lawman for the town of Defiance, a community ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, stylized, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, alien, escapades, enemy, danger, law enforcement, survival, ex military, mayor, interspecies romance, vehicle, humanoid alien ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.2
 97K
Fences (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In 1950s Pittsburgh, a frustrated African-American father struggles with the constraints of poverty, racism, and his own inner demons as he tries to raise a family.
Style: emotional, twists and turns, talky, intense, depressing ...
Plot: father son relationship, husband wife relationship, domineering father, family, working class, twists & turns, garbage collector, violent, brutality, father, greed, african american ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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Dominick and Eugene (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Dominick and Eugene are twins, but Dominick is a little bit slow due do an accident in his youth. They live together, with Dominick working as garbage man to put Eugene through medical school. Their relationship becomes strained when Eugene must ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, sincere, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: family problems, life is a bitch, misfit, family life, family relations, medical school, intern, brother brother relationship, twins, mental retardation, garbage collector, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
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Steel Country (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a young boy turns up dead in a sleepy Pennsylvania town, a local sanitation truck driver, Donald, plays detective, embarking on a precarious and obsessive investigation to prove the boy was murdered.
Style: bleak, thought provoking
Plot: investigation, autism, dead child, missing child, amateur detective, drowning, crossbow, garbage truck, child molester, parent child relationship, injustice, secrets ...
Place: pennsylvania
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Vagrant Queen (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Elida, an orphaned queen who refuses to accept her true title, prefers to scavenge and get into scrapes throughout the galaxy as the Republic government seeks to snuff out her royal bloodline. Elida's existence is turned upside down when her ...
Style: captivating, intense, entertaining, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: justice, outer space, superhero, fantasy world, adventure, danger, family relations, friendship, superhuman, crimes, youth, battles ...
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 5.8
 14K
Kin (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy finds a powerful otherworldly weapon, which he uses to save his older adoptive brother from a crew of thugs. Before long, the two of them are also pursued by federal agents and mysterious mercenaries aiming to reclaim their asset.
Style: suspense, social, serious, brutal, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: brother, weapons, abusive parent, gun shooting, released from prison, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, murder, adopted son, teenage boy, police arrest, alien technology ...
Time: 2010s
Place: nevada, nebraska, iowa, detroit, las vegas
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 6.3
 15K
Wakefield (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man's nervous breakdown causes him to leave his wife and live in his attic for several months.
Style: serious, psychological, sad
Plot: nervous breakdown, jealousy, attic, midlife crisis, homeless man, missing person, loneliness, marriage, hiding, street life, bum, stranded ...
Place: manhattan new york city
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 7.9
 94K
Patton (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: "Patton" tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II. The film begins with patton's career in North Africa and progresses through the invasion of Germany and the fall of the Third Reich. Side ...
Style: epic, realistic, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Plot: world war two, military, military hospital, heroes, general, dead soldier, tank, destiny, steel helmet, military life, war, sacrifice ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945, year 1942 ...
Place: africa, europe, italy, normandy, egypt ...
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Naked Among Wolves (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: East Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: nazism, prisoner, holocaust, war criminal, gas chamber, baby, war crime, surrogate father, overheard conversation, forgery, scavenger, machine gun ...
Time: quarry
Place: east germany, spain, poland, bavaria, warsaw poland ...
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The Dark Backward (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man pursues stand-up comedy encouraged by his fellow garbage man. Though his friend, who accompanies him on accordion, continues to tell him how great he is, he actually stinks. When the "comedian" grows a third arm out of his back, the ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, bad taste humour
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, talent agent, partners, buddies, misfit, rise to the top, young lovers, lifestyle, love and romance, disorder, friends, couples ...
Time: 90s
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Shadows in Paradise (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An episode in the life of Nikander, a garbage man, involving the death of a co-worker, an affair and much more.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, dark humor
Plot: hopes, friendship, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, redemption, down on your luck, couple relations, love affair, couples, dull life, friends, romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: finland, europe, helsinki finland, estonia
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 7.8
 194
Common As Muck (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Common As Muck is a gritty BBC comedy drama serial focusing on the lives of a crew of bin men and their management staff. It ran for two series.
Plot: stripper, affair, boss, betrayal, college, son, father, job interview, working class, friendship, council, pension ...
Place: northern england
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Reinventing Marvin (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young gay man determined to reinvent his life leaves everything behind on his quest for self-realization.
Style: gay cinema, non-linear
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay student, gay relationship, statutory rape, gay lead character, gay club, gay couple, lgbt, female director, actress playing herself, gay romance ...
Place: paris france
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Decibels of Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 91 min.
Plot: manager, aunt nephew relationship, hacker, businessman, pastor, spoiled girl, dreaming, family relations, police officer, aunt niece relationship, choreographer, street musician ...
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 6.5
 4K
Head On (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nineteen-year-old Ari confronts both his sexuality and his Greek family. Ari despises his once-beloved parents, former radical activists, for having entombed themselves in insular tradition. Ari is obsessed with gay sex, although he does make an ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, queer cinema ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug abuse, racism, friendship, coming out, unemployment, family relations, gay interest, bisexuality, gay, love and romance, life is a bitch, gender ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: australia, melbourne, melbourne australia, tokyo
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 5.8
 3K
The Phantom (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sergio is a brooding, alienated man who works as a trash collector in Lisbon by day and roams the city streets by night seeking rough, anonymous sex with men. One night he meets an man who seems to be the embodiment of his tormented fantasies, and ...
Style: erotic, sexy, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: gay sex, s&m, dangerous attraction, social misfits, obsession, lifestyle, stalking, social decay, voyeurism, destructive relationship, danger, sexual abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
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World and Time Enough (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two men--a gay, HIV-positive artist and an adopted garbage collector--struggle in the face of stigma and loss to find meaning in work, love, and family.
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: coming out, birthday party, surprise party, love and romance, adoption, bittersweet, gender, lifestyle, family relations, thirtysomething life, estrangement, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, san francisco
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 6.3
 5K
Jamesy Boy (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on the true story of teenager James Burns who goes from a suburban street gang to a maximum-security prison cell surrounded by hardened criminals. He turns his life around in prison thanks to the unexpected friendship he forms with a convicted ...
Style: serious, sincere, rough, realistic
Plot: prison, friendship, mother son reunion, prison life, teaching the ways of the world, confined, crimes, criminal, drugs, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lawyer, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Night Watchmen (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Times have changed a lot for Franck who is a night watchman. About a decade ago he was a specialized worker. Today he feels bored but would jump at any chance to prove his bravery and courage.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: life turned upside down, starting over, dull life, disorder, unfulfillment, hopes, security guard, police, loneliness, car accident, money, necktie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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 7.1
 30K
White Oleander (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A teenager journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion.
Style: emotional, disturbing, touching, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, teenage life, women's prison, bad mother, coming of age, family relations, murder, crimes, parents and children, fall in love, custody, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, mexico, nova scotia
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Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Oliviero is a burned-out writer, living at his estate near Venice, his dead mother dominating his imagination. He is also a degenerate: sleeps with his maid and his ex-student, hosts Bacchanalia for local hippies, and humiliates his wife Irina in ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, psychopath, couples, serial killer, who done it, violence spree, infidelity, sexual relations, gory, crimes of passion, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 70s
Place: venice, italy
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 6.6
 309
Emma's Shadow (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Emma (Line Kruse) is an eleven year-old only child from a wealthy Danish family. Emma's parents seem more interested in their own interests than in her. One evening when Emma overhears her mother talking about how tragic it must be to have your ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: kidnapping, friendship, family relations, mischievous children, coming of age, on the run, crimes, youth, girl, ransom, police, immigrants ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
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Picture Claire (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After her Montreal apartment burns down and her possessions are reduced to ash, Claire Beaucage heads to her boyfriend's place in Toronto, only to find that he's missing. Then the police mistake her for Lily Warden, a sinister woman who ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: chase, mistaken identity, murder, police, theft, dishonesty, crimes, investigation, woman in danger, neo noir, tough heroes, righting the wronged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, bahamas, montreal, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec
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Twice Upon a Yesterday (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, France, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Victor Bukowski is an out-of-work actor with problems. He's got a lousy agent, he has a habit of falling out with directors and he's still in love with his ex-girlfriend. However, Victor is about to embark on an unexpected emotional ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, touching, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, love, time travel, actor, love and romance, romance, couples, love affair, hopes, fall in love, couple relations, female director ...
Place: london, india
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 6.8
 991
Monday Morning (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A story told quietly of Vincent a welder at a large and seemingly toxic plant along the Rhône, living in a village with his sons, wife, and mother, saying little to each other.
Style: humorous, psychological, sincere, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, factory, working class, friendship, social differences, couple relations, human nature, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, parents and children, family relations, village ...
Time: contemporary
Place: venice, europe, italy, egypt
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 6.2
 63K
Jersey Girl (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ollie Trinke is a young, suave music publicist who seems to have it all, with a new wife and a baby on the way. But life deals him a bum hand when he's suddenly faced with single fatherhood, a defunct career and having to move in with his ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: single father, father daughter relationship, starting over, family life, love and romance, death of wife, death, family relations, childbirth, seduction, relationships, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Desperate Living (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A rich housewife enlists her maid's help to murder her husband; they go on the lam and end up in Mortville, a homeless community built into a garbage dump.
Style: surreal, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: lesbian, repression, gender bending, mental illness, nudism, cannibalism, castration, suburbs, satire, pubic hair, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, texas
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Children of Heaven (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zohre's shoes are gone; her older brother Ali lost them. They are poor, there are no shoes for Zohre until they come up with an idea: they will share one pair of shoes, Ali's. School awaits...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: poverty, childhood, family, school, siblings relations, unemployment, health situation, foot race, financial problem, young heroes, children, life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, tokyo
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A Scene at the Sea (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When deaf garbage man Shigeru (Kurôdo Maki) finds a broken surfboard on one of his runs, it piques his curiosity, even though he has no experience with surfing. So he repairs the board and, with loyal girlfriend Takako (Hiroko Oshima), who also is ...
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative, touching
Plot: surfing, reconciliation, mute or deaf, collector, family relations, supportive parent, parents and children, love and romance, underdog, romance, hopes, disability ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
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 7.2
 2K
Claudine (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Diahann Carroll was nominated for both an Oscar and a Golden Globe award for her gripping portrayal as the indomitable Claudine in this heartwarming comedy. While struggling to support herself and her six children in Harlem by working as a maid for ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, serious, sincere, touching
Plot: single parent, social worker, single mother, racism, fall in love, down on your luck, human spirit, hopes, life is a bitch, society, romance, dedicated educator ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city
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