Movies and TV shows set in austria

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in austria ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, suspenseful, captivating and humorous films and TV shows about / with love and romance, murder, death, family relations, society, father son relationship, couples, crimes, chase and romance plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Austria, Germany, USA and other countries.
austria movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as austria: Chalet Girl (2011), Pagan Peak (2018), The Errand of Angels (2008), Amadeus (1984), Goodnight Mommy (2014), The Sound of Music (1965), Jump! (2007), Forever Never Anywhere (2007), Dead in 3 Days (2006), The Crown Prince (2006).

List of movies set in austria

Chalet Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, Germany, Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While working a job at an exclusive ski resort to support her Dad, Kim learns to snowboard and is so good at it that she enters a competition with a huge cash prize. She has to dig deep to overcome her fears, but her life gets more complicated ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, cinderella story, love and romance, skiing, boss and employee, snowboarding, resort, competition, lifestyle, ambition, workplace romance, young people ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: austria, europe, alps
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Pagan Peak (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When a gruesomely staged body is found, propped up on a mountain pass in the Alps close to the German-Austrian border, two detectives are sent to investigate. For German detective Ellie, this is the first real challenge of her career; her Austrian ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: police investigation, danger, murder, crimes, violence, society, death, murderer, abduction, snow, brutality, ritual ...
Place: alps, germany, austria
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The Errand of Angels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sister Rachel Taylor of Boise, Idaho is an eager young missionary of the LDS Church who has been sent on an 18-month long mission to Austria. Rachel finds herself having a hard time adjusting to her new cultural surroundings in the foreign country. ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, religions or cults, church, clergy, society, hopes, missionary, love, friendship, siblings relations, miraculous event, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, usa, europe
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Amadeus (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA, France, Czechoslovakia, Italy
Duration: 160 min.
Story: The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri – now confined to an insane asylum.
Style: captivating, stylized, clever, inspirational, atmospheric ...
Plot: mozart, envy, music, musician's life, prodigy, composer, character study, genius, obsession, success, emperor, classical music ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 1820s, 1780s, 1800s ...
Place: vienna, austria, europe, italy, central europe
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Goodnight Mommy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the heat of the summer lays a lonesome house in the countryside where nine year old twin brothers await their mother’s return. When she comes home, bandaged after cosmetic surgery, nothing is like before and the children start to doubt whether ...
Style: psychological, twists and turns, disturbing, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, twins, countryside, torture, mental illness, punishment, divorce, isolation, mind game, investigation, danger, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, central europe
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The Sound of Music (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Film adaptation of a classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical based on a nun who becomes a governess for an Austrian family.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: nanny, convent, nun, world war two, love and romance, opposites attract, governess, party, singer, family relations, novice, puppet show ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1938
Place: austria, europe, alps, germany
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Jump! (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 118 min.
Story: JUMP is a psychological drama revealing for the first time the extraordinary circumstances behind the unjust murder trial of the young Jew, Philippe Halsman, who would later become the most sought after celebrity portrait photographer of his ...
Style: serious, contemplative, disturbing, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: murder, racism, courtroom drama, discrimination, false accusation, crimes, dishonesty, state affairs, injustice, deadly, legal action, confined ...
Time: 1920s
Place: austria, alps
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Forever Never Anywhere (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Never at the sea.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, entertaining, witty ...
Plot: car accident, isolation, social relations, new love, sarcasm, car, humiliation, forest, trio, experiment, car damage, rage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, europe
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Dead in 3 Days (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Nina and her high school friends receive eerie text messages declaring that they will all die within three days, they dismiss it as a hokey prank -- until one by one, the pals start turning up dead in the alpine countryside. With the cops ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, survival, serial killer, psychopath, vengeance, slasher, best friends, danger, deadly, riddles and clues, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe
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The Crown Prince (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Austria, France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A great Empire, once famous for its enlightened traditions, is taken over by a ruthless political establishment. Religious fundamentalists and national separatists are tearing at the fabric of its liberal society. Under the influence of his ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: family relations, betrayal, state affairs, politics, parents and children, royal family, forbidden love, couples, tragic hero, intrigue, dishonesty, infidelity ...
Time: 1890s
Place: austria, europe, vienna
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Woman in Gold (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II, she believes rightfully belongs to her family. She did so not just to regain ...
Style: based on true events, captivating, realistic, intense, uplifting ...
Plot: holocaust, injustice, legal action, art, art theft, stolen painting, courtroom drama, fighting the system, legal, life is a bitch, justice, nazi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 1930s
Place: austria, vienna, los angeles, washington d.c., usa ...
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71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 71 scenes revolving around multiple Viennese residents who are by chance involved with a senseless gun slaughter on Christmas Eve.
Style: disturbing, sincere, serious, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: teen suicide, murder, social misfits, crimes, misfit, immigrants, refugee, down on your luck, refugees, homeless, breaking point, mass murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, lebanon, europe, bosnia, vienna ...
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Klimt (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A portrait of Austrian artist Gustav Klimt whose lavish, sexual paintings came to symbolize the art nouveau style of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Style: thought provoking, stylized, based on true events, realistic, serious ...
Plot: painter, artist, obsession, prodigy, lifestyle, ambition, sexual relations, against the rules, society, painting, dying man, dying ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, year 1900, year 1918, turn of the century
Place: austria, paris france, europe, france, vienna
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Baron Blood (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man, Peter, returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor, a sadistic Baron who was cursed to a violent death by a witch whom the Baron had burned at the stake. Peter reads aloud the incantation that ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: gothic horror, supernatural, ghost, hotel, murder, good versus evil, investigation, deadly, slasher, legends and myths, supernatural ability, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 15th century, 70s
Place: austria, europe
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Mayerling (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria (Omar Sharif) clashes with his father, Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria (James Mason), over implementing progressive policies for their country. Ava Gardner plays his mother Empress Elisabeth. Rudolf soon feels he is ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: tragic love, forbidden love, politics, revolution, infidelity, royal family, romance, rebelliousness, fall in love, society, state affairs, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: austria, england, italy, venice, europe ...
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1864 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, War
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: When Austria and Prussia declare war on Denmark, two brothers are called to serve in the bloodiest battle in Denmark's history.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, epic
Plot: love triangle, battles, war, military, danger, military life, political unrest, soldier, life is a bitch, brother brother relationship, army, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: denmark, austria, prussia, europe
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Rex: A Cop's Best Friend (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Kommissar Rex is a police procedural drama originally made in Austria and aired from 1994 to 2004. In 2008 the series was revived under Austrian-Italian production, and has since 2009 been made fully in Italy, with occasional episodes set in ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: police dog, german shepherd, partners, police investigation, tough law enforcer, crimes, crime, workplace, chases and races, murder, dog, police ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, vienna, europe
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Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, sexy, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chase, spy, secret agents, undercover, couples, love and romance, on the run, espionage, danger, chases and races, escapades, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
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A Little Night Music (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: West Germany, Austria, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: "Fredrik Egerman is very happy in his marriage to a seventeen-year-old virgin, Anne. Only she's been a virgin for the whole eleven months of the marriage, and being a bit restless, Fredrik goes to see an old flame, the famous actress ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, love affair, artists and showbiz, performer's life, desire for fame, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, estate, friends, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: austria
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Extreme Ops (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While filming an advertisement, some extreme sports enthusiasts unwittingly stop a group of terrorists.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: extreme sports, terrorism, danger, survival, chase, adventure, isolation, deadly, rivalry, leadership, on the run, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: austria, europe, former yugoslavia, san francisco
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Mother's Day (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Vorbereitungen zu einem ganz normalen Muttertag bei den Neugebauers in einer heruntergekommenen Wiener Gemeindebau-Wohnung: Doch statt eines gewöhnlichen Familienfests wird ein Blick in die abgründigen Tiefen und Geheimnisse der Familie Neugebauer ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, mother's day, love and romance, crimes, society, wrestling, balcony, priest, parody, sex, father son relationship, bedroom ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: austria, vienna
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India (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Heinzi Boesel and Kurt Fellner are two Austrian health inspectors forced to work together, traveling through Austria. Over time a beautiful friendship evolves between the odd couple who couldn't stand each other initially; a friendship that ...
Style: dark humor, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: friendship, cards, bribery, cancer, dialect, friendship between men, unfulfillment, friends, family problems, reluctant partners, romance, odd couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, europe
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Burning Secret (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Burning Secret is a 1988 drama film, based on the short story Brennendes Geheimnis by Stefan Zweig, about an American diplomat's son who befriends a mysterious baron while staying at an Austrian spa during the 1920s. The film was written and ...
Style: sincere, psychological, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, dishonesty, friendship, parents and children, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love, love affair, couples, family problems ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: austria, europe
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The Inheritors (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small farming valley in Austria in the beginning of the 20th century a tyrannical farmer is found dead, and all the farmhands are relieved to be free of their tyrant. But the farmer was childless, so suddenly they all inherit the farm together. ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, atmospheric, allegory
Plot: village life, village, murder, farm hand, peasant, farm, last will and testament, rape, love and romance, manipulations, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1890s, 19th century ...
Place: austria, europe, new york, america
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Brother of Sleep (1995)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Schlafes Bruder tells the story a few exceptionally talented individuals who grew up in a remote mountain town in the Alps. The film, based on an internationally successful novel by Robert Schneider of the same name, depicts the slow withering of ...
Style: psychological, melancholic, disturbing, enigmatic, sexy ...
Plot: jealousy, organ, village, social differences, introspection, genius, isolation, friendship, fall in love, human nature, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 70s
Place: austria, alps, europe, tokyo, ireland
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Come Sweet Death (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Former detective Brenner has become an ambulance driver and finds himself, much to his dismay, caught up in a war between two rival first aid organizations.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: murder, investigation, crimes, rescue, ex law enforcer, deadly, rivalry, law enforcement, mystery, childhood sweetheart, conflict, murder investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, vienna, europe
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Before Sunrise (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On his way to Vienna, American Jesse meets Céline, a student returning to Paris. After long conversations forge a surprising connection between them, Jesse convinces Celine to get off the train with him in Vienna. Since his flight to the U.S. ...
Style: talky, sentimental, intellectual, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: chance meeting, love and romance, lovers, encounter, twentysomething life, introspection, french, coincidence, relationships, one night, dialogue driven, tourist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, vienna, paris france, europe, budapest hungary ...
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Jew Suss: Rise and Fall (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This intricate historical drama tells the story of actor Ferdinand Marian (Tobias Moretti), who is ordered by Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels to star in the 1940 anti-Semitic film Jew Suss. Despite his cooperation, Ferdinand's actions have ...
Style: realistic, captivating, factual, psychological, serious ...
Plot: nazi germany, anti semitism, propaganda, rise and fall, actor's life, filmmaking, showbiz, introspection, political unrest, politics, movie business, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s
Place: europe, austria, berlin germany
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When Nietzsche Wept (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Viennese doctor Josef Bruer meets with philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche to help him deal with his despair.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, talky, sincere ...
Plot: psychoanalysis, dysfunctional character, doctors and patients, prodigy, losing-it hero, downfall, intern, obsession, introspection, fear of death, life is a bitch, couples ...
Time: 19th century
Place: austria, europe
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Funny Games (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two psychotic young men take a mother, father, and son hostage in their vacation cabin and force them to play sadistic "games" with one another for their own amusement.
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: sadism, torment, family in danger, serial killer, psychopath, humiliation, isolation, danger, crimes, deadly, violence spree, vacation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, europe
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