Apartment building movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant apartment building movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, suspense, realistic, suspenseful, serious and tense films and TV shows about / with apartment building, apartment, murder, danger, neighbor, crimes, violence, loneliness, neighbor neighbor relationship and isolation plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, France, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as apartment building: Sleep Tight (2011), The Fool (2014), Sliver (1993), *batteries not included (1987), To Let (2006), 1BR (2019), Head Over Heels (2001), Sonic the Hedgehog (2020), Good Neighbours (2010), Phase 7 (2010).

List of apartment building movies

 7.2
 43K
Sleep Tight (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Apartment concierge Cesar is a miserable person who believes he was born without the ability to be happy. As a result, he decides his mission is to make life hell for everyone around him. A majority of the tenants are easy to agitate, but Clara ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, scary ...
Plot: stalking, home invasion, obsession, apartment building, maniac, domestic disturbance, caretaker, sleeping, woman in danger, concierge, blackmail, double life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona, europe
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 8.0
 14K
The Fool (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Fool is a movie about a simple plumber. An honest man, he is up against an entire system of corrupted bureaucrats. At stake are the lives of 800 inhabitants of an old dorm that is at risk of collapsing within the span of the night.
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: fighting the system, russian, injustice, apartment building, violence, rebellion, courage, society, corruption, small town, tragedy, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
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 5.0
 31K
Sliver (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A woman moves into an apartment in Manhattan and learns that the previous tenant's life ended mysteriously after they fell from the balcony.
Style: erotic, sexy, suspenseful, psychological, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hidden camera, voyeurism, dangerous attraction, murder, neighbor, strong sexual content, serial killer, trapped, apartment building, obsession, stalking, video surveillance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
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*batteries not included (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a soon to be demolished block of apartments, the residents resist the criminal methods used to force them to leave so a greedy tycoon can build his new skyscraper. When tiny mechanical aliens land for a recharge, they decide to stay and help out.
Style: sweet, feel good, entertaining, touching, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, date night
Plot: ufo, apartment building, alien robot, benign alien, eviction, family, friendship, elderly couple, alien encounter, save the day, alien life-form, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, hawaii, manhattan new york city
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 6.2
 3K
To Let (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Mario and his pregnant girlfriend Clara are trying to find in a short period a new apartment to live since they have sold their apartment and they need to move in fifteen days. When Mario finds an attractive advertisement in his mailbox, he ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apartment building, psychopath, isolation, confined, family relations, female protagonist, pregnancy, trap, escape attempt, dog, female psychopath, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona
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 5.8
 13K
1BR (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Sarah lucks into a sweet one-bedroom at Asilo Del Mar Apartments in Los Angeles, she think she's hit the jackpot. It's got plenty of space, friendly tenants, group BBQs and even a cute neighbour next door. All is not what it seems: ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, brutal ...
Plot: neighbor neighbor relationship, father daughter relationship, apartment building, stockholm syndrome, submission, escape, sect, murder, cat, widower, loneliness, community ...
Place: los angeles
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Head Over Heels (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ordinary single girl Amanda Pierce (Monica Potter) unexpectedly finds herself sharing an awesome Manhattan apartment with four sexy supermodels. Determined to bring Amanda into their world, the models give her the ultimate makeover. The plan works ...
Style: humorous, romantic, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: fashion, romance, comedy of errors, undercover, apartment building, neighbor, fall in love, model, teenager, stalking, lifestyle, mistaken identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: manhattan new york city, san francisco, new york, usa
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Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sonic and the gang must team up to fight Dr. Eggman.
Style: exciting, feel good, light, captivating, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night
Plot: hedgehog, superhero, friend, friendship, chase, super speed, on the run, mad scientist, road trip, speed, portal, military ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s, 2010s
Place: california, san francisco, france, america, usa ...
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Good Neighbours (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Takes place in 1995, the year of the second referendum on the separation of Quebec. In the dead of winter, a serial killer is on the loose in the small Montreal neighborhood of Notre Dame de Grace. The tenants of an old apartment house must figure ...
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police detective, cat, rape, apartment building, police investigation, investigation, who to trust, friendship, crimes, teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995
Place: canada, montreal
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 5.9
 3K
Phase 7 (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Inside a quarantined apartment building a man must protect his pregnant wife from his new neighbors.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: epidemic, quarantine, apartment building, neighbor, survival, confined, chaos, isolation, escapades, infected, pregnancy, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
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 5.8
 6K
7th Floor (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Like every day, Marcelo gathers her children on the floor of his ex-wife. As each day play "to see who gets there first" them down the stairs, him in the elevator, a diversion that your ex-partner does not like. But when one day Marcelo ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: missing child, disappearance, apartment building, track down, mystery, crimes, parents, kidnapping, family relations, parents and children, divorced parents, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Tales of the City (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mary Ann returns to present-day San Francisco and is reunited with her daughter and ex-husband, twenty years after leaving them behind to pursue her career. Fleeing the midlife crisis that her picture-perfect Connecticut life created, Mary Ann is ...
Style: sincere, romantic, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, lgbtq, gays and lesbians, transsexual, apartment building, gay relationship, lesbian, friendship, filmmaking, neighbor neighbor relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
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 5.9
 710
Corridor (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Lonely medical student Frank is pleased with his flat, a quiet place to focus on his coming exams. But when he meets the girl upstairs, the intrusive Lotte, he realizes there is something wrong with the place. Each time he leaves his apartment, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: apartment building, mystery, crimes, murder, student, neighbor, uncover truth, suspicion, psycho, mental disorder, paranoia, stalker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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 6.7
 3K
Strapped (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A routine trick propels a tall, dark, cynical hustler into a series of life-changing encounters in this drama. But this amicable and sexually efficient rent boy begins to look at himself differently when he finds himself lost in a maze-like ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: gay, prostitution, sexual perversion, gays and lesbians, male prostitute, loneliness, prostitute, apartment building, gay sex, sexual relations, lgbt, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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 5.6
 22K
The Super (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man becomes the superintendent of a large New York City apartment building where people mysteriously go missing.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, disturbing, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apartment building, missing person, father daughter relationship, disappearance, ex cop, child in peril, secrets, mysterious stranger, psycho, basement, locksmith, evil twin ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
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 7.8
 5K
Happiness (2021)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: A new type of deadly virus spread throughout the city, and the apartment where has different social classes of people is sealed off. With the fear of the virus, and the conflicts of the different classes, the residents have to spend and survive in ...
Style: apocalyptic, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: apartment building, epidemic, infection, struggle for survival, social problems, apocalypse, locked in, survival, isolation, society, isolated place, isolated house ...
Time: near future
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 6.4
 2K
Bedlam (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Bedlam was a British supernatural drama television series created by David Allison, Neil Jones and Chris Parker. It first aired on 7 February 2011 on Sky Living and Sky Living HD. The series finale was aired on 15 March 2011. In December 2011, it ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, uncover truth, mental illness, mystery, mysterious character, medium, apartment building, vengeance, supernatural ability, ghost, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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 4.8
 4K
Havenhurst (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troubled young woman takes up residence in a gothic apartment building where she must confront a terrifying evil.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, evil, apartment building, drugs, abuse, friendship, missing person, mysticism, rehabilitation, girl, little girl ...
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The First Wives Club (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After years of helping their hubbies climb the ladder of success, three mid-life Manhattanites have been dumped for a newer, curvier model. But the trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: divorce, revenge, female protagonist, battle of the sexes, friendship, suicide, women, best friends, lesbian bar, vengeance, gay, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 90s, 60s, year 1969
Place: new york, san francisco
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Addicted to Love (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Good-natured astronomer Sam is devastated when the love of his life, Linda, leaves him for a suave Frenchman named Anton. He therefore does what every other normal dumpee would do; go to New York and set up home in the abandoned building opposite ...
Style: humorous, clever, melancholic, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: love, obsession, love triangle, surveillance, photographer, vengeance, romance, breakup, revenge, infidelity, astronomer, women ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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 6.9
 3K
The Landlord (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: At the age of twenty-nine, Elgar Enders "runs away" from home. This running away consists of buying a building in a black ghetto in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn. Initially his intention is to evict the black tenants and convert it ...
Style: funny, political, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: racism, landlord, tenant, dysfunctional family, adoption, ghetto, one night stand, apartment building, class differences, father son relationship, interracial romance, interracial relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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 7.4
 20K
Aquarius (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Clara, a 65-year-old widow and retired music critic, was born into a wealthy and traditional family in Recife, Brazil. She is the last resident of the Aquarius, an original two-story building, built in the 1940s, in the upper-class, seaside Boa ...
Style: talky, melancholic, realistic, allegory, stylized ...
Plot: real estate, sex orgy, fighting the system, family, female protagonist, character study, manipulation, apartment building, nostalgia, class differences, horny, cancer ...
Time: year 1980, 2010s
Place: northeast brazil
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 8.4
 1.2M
Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: suspense, thought provoking, bleak, atmospheric, cynical ...
Plot: mental illness, psycho, social problems, insanity, psychological trauma, loneliness, mental patient, villain, evil clown, mental disorder, social decay, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, year 1981, 20th century
Place: new jersey
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 5.5
 843
Tenement (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug-dealing band of violent street thugs terrorize the tenants of a South Bronx apartment building
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, apartment building, revenge, urban decay, exploitation, rape, crimes, home invasion, street gang, drug overdose, drug addict, loss of mother ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
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Macadam Stories (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A drama about several lonely inhabitants of the same council estate, adapted by Benchetrit from his novel.
Style: absurd, humorous, social, enigmatic, melancholic ...
Plot: man in a wheelchair, neighbor neighbor relationship, neighbor, apartment building, astronaut, city life, social relations, irony, small town, culture clash, filmmaking, elevator ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
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 7.7
 220K
New Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jessica Day is an offbeat and adorable girl in her late 20s who, after a bad breakup, moves in with three single guys. Goofy, positive, vulnerable and honest to a fault, Jess has faith in people, even when she shouldn't. Although she's ...
Style: feel good, buddy comedy, light, sitcom, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, roommate, group of friends, couple relations, love and romance, optimism, ex couple relations, couples, singleness, lifestyle, buddies, apartment building ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 7.6
 44K
The Tenant (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A quiet and inconspicuous man (Trelkovsky) rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant committed suicide, and begins to suspect his landlord and neighbors are trying to subtly change him into the last tenant so that he too will kill ...
Style: psychological, surreal, cerebral, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: surrealism, paranoia, dark humor, bruce lee, suicide, hallucination, satire, conspiracy, obsession, landlord tenant relationship, nightmare, claustrophobia ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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 7.4
 273K
Uncut Gems (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Howard Ratner, a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score, makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime.
Style: neo noir, suspense, uplifting, tense, tragic ending ...
Plot: bet, auction, gambling, jeweler, infidelity, money, threat, jewelry, gem, scam, adultery, surprise ...
Time: future, year 2012, year 2010
Place: new york, ethiopia, manhattan new york city
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 7.4
 21K
Tomboy (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A French family with two daughters, 10-year-old Laure and 6-year-old Jeanne, moves to a new neighborhood during the summer holidays. With her tomboy ways, Laure is immediately mistaken for a boy by the local kids and passes herself off as Mickaƫl.
Style: serious, captivating, touching, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gender, transsexual, friendship, child protagonist, youth, childhood, sexual identity, tomboy, gender bending, lgbt, family relations, society ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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 5.5
 43K
High-Rise (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.
Style: surreal, art house, disturbing, futuristic, psychological ...
Plot: distopia, decadence, surrealism, violence, insanity, dark humor, class conflict, skyscraper, tower, existentialism, violent, architecture ...
Time: future, 70s, year 1975
Place: london, ireland, england
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