Movies and TV shows set in tasmania

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in tasmania ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspense, suspenseful, realistic, psychological and melancholic films and TV shows about / with murder, survival, australian, escapades, cave, blood, danger, forest, chase and wilderness plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in Australia, USA, Canada and other countries.
tasmania movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as tasmania: Lion (2016), The Hunter (2011), The Kettering Incident (2016), The Nightingale (2018), The Outlaw Michael Howe (2013), Dying Breed (2008), Young Einstein (1988), Tasmanian Devils (2013), Rosehaven (2016), More Winners: The Journey (1990).

List of movies set in tasmania

Lion (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia, UK, USA, India
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, motivational, dramatic ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: adoption, poverty, survival, loneliness, destiny, childhood, family, brother brother relationship, adopted son, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, courage, little boy ...
Time: 2010s, year 1986, 80s, year 2012, year 2008 ...
Place: india, australia, tasmania, kolkata, melbourne australia
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The Hunter (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by an anonymous biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger.
Style: suspenseful, tense, thought provoking, psychological, dark ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, hunter, mercenary, little boy, greed, manipulation, twists and turns, obsessive quest, bio weapon, beautiful scenery, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tasmania, australia, paris france
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The Kettering Incident (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Anna Macy left Kettering when she was just 14, shortly after her best friend, Gillian Baxter mysteriously disappeared. The two girls had been playing in the forbidden forests outside Kettering when they saw strange lights in the sky. Eight hours ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: female protagonist, investigation, father daughter relationship, best friend, small town, disappearance, half sister, family relations, police detective, parent child relationship, mental institution, mental patient ...
Place: london, tasmania
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The Last Confession of Alexander Pearce (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Horror, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Eight men escape from the most isolated prison on earth. Only one man survives and the story he recounts shocks the British establishment to the core. This story is the last confession of Alexander Pearce.
Style: suspense
Plot: cannibal, serial killer, cannibalism, convict, aborigine, confession, execution, hunger, crimes, brutality, survival, irish ...
Place: australia, tasmania, sydney australia, ireland
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The Nightingale (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In 1829, Claire, a 21-year-old Irish convict, chases a British soldier through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. She enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker named ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, psychological, art house, tense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: revenge, aborigine, female protagonist, rape, racial prejudice, rape and revenge, murder, brutality, outback, colonization, vengeance, rape revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: australia, ireland, tasmania
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The Outlaw Michael Howe (2013)
Genre: History
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 1814. Van Diemen’s Land, the notorious British penal colony, has dissolved into chaos. Outlaws roaming the wilderness have pushed the colonial government to breaking point. Driven by a deep sense of loyalty and an unquenchable hatred towards ...
Plot: aborigine, rebellion, convict, revolution, murder, criminal, spy, civil war, torture, decapitation, colony, australian western
Place: tasmania, australia
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Dying Breed (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the depths of the Tasmanian wilderness a group of hikers looking for a Tasmanian Tiger. They encounter a group of cannibals descended from Alexander Pearce, who was hung for cannibalism in 1824, out to find fresh breeding stock.
Style: scary, slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, serial killer, murder, wilderness, psychopath, isolation, rescue, amputation, cannibal, zombie, cannibalism, travel ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tasmania, australia
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Young Einstein (1988)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer. When Albert travels to Sydney to patent his invention he meets beatuiful French scientist Marie Curie, as ...
Style: surreal, humorous, splatter, parody, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night
Plot: beer, rock and roll, farce, rock, satire, natural disaster, atomic bomb, musician, teenager, exploitation, autism, childhood ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, tasmania, paris france, sydney australia
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Tasmanian Devils (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tasmanian Devil Synopsis: Danica McKellar (“The Wonder Years,” “The West Wing”) and Olympic speed skating champion Apolo Ohno take on a deadly mythical beast in the new Syfy Saturday Original Movie “Tasmanian Devil.”
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: survival, urban legend, wilderness, forest, characters killed one by one, human sacrifice, cave, evil, violence, redneck, giant monster, national park ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, tasmania
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Rosehaven (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: When Daniel returns to his hometown, Rosehaven, to take over his family's troubled real estate business, he's surprisingly joined by his best (city) friend Emma - who's on the run from a marriage that didn't last the honeymoon. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Plot: countryside, real estate, mother son relationship, friendship, teamwork, family business, romantic relationship, male female relationship, friends, businessman, couples, family relations ...
Place: tasmania
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For the Term of His Natural Life (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 520 min.
TV show
Story: In 1830's England, a young man from a good but troubled family is unjustly convicted of stealing a watch. He's transported to Van Dieman's Land (Tasmania) where he suffers under the enmity of Lt. Frere while falling in love with ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: penal colony, wrongful imprisonment, mutiny, false accusation, prison, convict, society, confined, life is a bitch, adventure, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: australia, tasmania
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More Winners: The Journey (1990)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Australia
Story: An orphan girl seeks her true inheritance in this Australian TV movie.
Style: gothic
Plot: girl horse relationship, journey, jealousy, inheritance, teenage girl, curse, child in peril, river, map, father daughter relationship, servant, secret ...
Place: tasmania
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Arctic Blast (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a solar eclipse sends a colossal blast of super chilled air towards the earth, it then sets off a catastrophic chain of events that threatens to engulf the world in ice and begin a new Ice Age.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, apocalyptic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, solar eclipse, ecological disaster, freezing, save the world, survival, forces of nature, catastrophe, demolished city, heroes, chaos and mayhem, race against time ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: tasmania, australia, usa
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Hannah Gadsby: Nanette (2018)
Genre: Documentary, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby is taking an anti-comedy stance in her newest special.
Style: queer cinema
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sexual identity, lesbian, lgbt, gender, art, anger, comedian, stand up, female director
Place: australia, tasmania
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Van Diemen's Land (2009)
Genre: Biography, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The true story of Australia’s most notorious convict, Alexander Pearce and his infamous journey into the beautiful yet brutal Tasmanian wilderness. A point of no return for convicts banished from their homeland, Van Diemen’s Land was a feared ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: survival, cannibalism, wilderness, penal colony, murder, fugitives, life is a bitch, rivalry, confined, escapades, wanted, escaped prisoner ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: australia, tasmania
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A Single Rider (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Promising fund manager Jae-hoon is at the brink of losing everything when his company goes bankrupt. Overwhelmed by despair, he takes an impulsive trip to Australia where his wife and son live. As his trip nears its unexpected end, Jae-hoon gets a ...
Plot: ghost, loose woman, wench, family, mystery, hospital, travel, visitor, violinist, protest, desperation, corporation ...
Place: tasmania
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Devil's Hill (1988)
Genre: Family
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in Tasmania, a boy is sent to stay with cousins while his mother is ill and discovers a wilderness adventure.
Plot: fog, horse riding, countryside, fear, father son relationship, australian, father daughter relationship, little girl, wildlife, forest, aunt niece relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: year 1950
Place: australia, tasmania
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Taz-Mania (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Taz-Mania is an American cartoon sitcom produced by Warner Bros. Animation from 1991 to 1995, broadcast in the United States on Fox and in Canada on Baton Broadcast System. The show follows the adventures of the classic Looney Tunes character, Taz ...
Style: colourful, feel good, humorous, satirical, light ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, tasmanian devil, anthropomorphic animal, adventure, animals, misfit, sleazy, dog, cartoon dog, kangaroo, satire, aborigine ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, tasmania
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The Tale of Ruby Rose (1987)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The year is 1933. Ruby Rose (Melita Jurisic) is an Australian woman living with her Welsh immigrant husband Henry (Chris Haywood) in the Tasmanian highlands. Cut off from her superjudgmental family, for whom Henry had once worked as a humble farm ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: minimal dialogue, redemption, mountain, destiny, curses spells and rituals, isolation, haunted by the past, wilderness, dealing with death, survival, mysterious character, immigrants ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: australia, tasmania
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December Boys (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: For many years, four teenage orphans at an Australian outback convent have watched their younger comrades find new parents, and realize that they may never be adopted. The Reverend Mother sends the four boys away on a seaside vacation, where they ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sad, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: adoption, orphan, friendship, best friends, teenager, youth, summer vacation, rivalry, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, orphanage ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 1930s, 20th century ...
Place: australia, london, england, south australia, tokyo ...
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