Abroad movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant abroad movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, feel good, melancholic, sentimental, sexy and touching films and TV shows about / with abroad, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, dialogue, culture clash, destiny, adaptation, life philosophy and death plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
abroad movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as abroad: Beyond Borders (2003), Kuch Pyar Ka Pagalpan Bhi Tha (2011), Out of Africa (1985), City of Joy (1992), Mr. Baseball (1992), Rogue Trader (1999), The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), The Tailor of Panama (2001), Heaven (2002), Under the Tuscan Sun (2003).

List of abroad movies

Beyond Borders (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against the backdrop of the world's most dangerous hot spots. Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie stars as Sarah Jordan, an American living in London in ...
Style: touching, emotional, thought provoking, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: charity, un, war, romance, abroad, love, corruption, survival, brutality, starvation, surgery, life philosophy ...
Time: 80s, 90s, year 1995, year 1993, year 1984 ...
Place: africa, london, cambodia, england, europe ...
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Kuch Pyar Ka Pagalpan Bhi Tha (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
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Story: Mujtabha used to live in Pakistan and goes abroad to his uncle, who owns a big company in the hope of getting a job. Mujtabh has been attracted to his cousin since his childhood , he had a lot of dreams and expectations while going there but his ...
Style: captivating
Plot: friendship, jealousy, social problems, financial problem, family problems, family life, society, life is a bitch, social relations, dream, tragic love, forbidden love ...
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Out of Africa (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Out of Africa tells the story of the life of Danish author Karen Blixen, who at the beginning of the 20th century moved to Africa to build a new life for herself. The film is based on the autobiographical novel by Karen Blixen from 1937.
Style: touching, emotional, sexy, romantic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: colonialism, love story, romance, love and romance, love, lion, writers, unlikely friendships, adaptation, adventure, mentor, infidelity ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 19th century, victorian era, 1930s ...
Place: africa, kenya, denmark
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City of Joy (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In this drama, a wealthy American doctor learns some important lessons about life in one of the poorest cities on Earth. Max Lowe (Patrick Swayze) is a Houston surgeon who has grown weary of the bureaucracy of American medicine. When he loses a ...
Style: touching, sincere, social, reflective, buddy movie ...
Plot: friendship, hopes, indians, poverty, hospital, destiny, ethnic conflict, prejudice, natural disaster, survival, stereotypes, transformation ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, middle east, kolkata, houston texas, asia ...
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Mr. Baseball (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jack Elliot, a one-time MVP for the New York Yankees is now on the down side of his baseball career. With a falling batting average, does he have one good year left and can the manager of the Chunichi Dragons, a Japanese Central baseball league find ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Audience: kids
Plot: baseball, sport, abroad, sport team, fish out of water, culture clash, disorder, major league, power relations, misfit, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
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Rogue Trader (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rogue Trader tells the true story of Nick Leeson, an employee of Barings Bank who--after a successful trading run--ends up accumulating $1.4 billion in losses hidden in account #88888.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, intellectual ...
Plot: stock market, finance, greed, dishonesty, crimes, cons and scams, workplace, blind ambition, criminal heroes, rise and fall, ambition, corporate crime ...
Time: future
Place: asia, singapore, europe, england, bahamas
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The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Tom Ripley is a calculating young man who believes it's better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. Opportunity knocks in the form of a wealthy U.S. shipbuilder who hires Tom to travel to Italy to bring back his playboy son, Dickie. Ripley ...
Style: psychological, suspense, cerebral, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: obsession, serial killer, manipulation, murder, sociopath, murder mystery, psychopath, gay, envy, secret identity, jealousy, crimes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, mediterranean sea, europe, palermo italy ...
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The Tailor of Panama (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A British spy is banished to Panama after having an affair with an ambassador's mistress. Once there he makes connection with a local tailor with a nefarious past and connections to all of the top political and gangster figures in Panama. The ...
Style: talky, suspense, stylized, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: spy, espionage, politics, cold war, mentor, adultery, gangsters, brainwashing, conspiracy, mother son relationship, complex characters, happy ending ...
Time: 90s
Place: panama, latin america, england
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Heaven (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman takes the law into her own hands after police ignore her pleas to arrest the man responsible for her husband's death, and finds herself not only under arrest for murder but falling in love with an officer.
Style: emotional, meditative, atmospheric, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: terrorist, redemption, bomb, fall in love, on the run, murder, police, translator, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, vigilantism, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, turin italy, tuscany
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Under the Tuscan Sun (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After a rough divoce, Frances, a 35 year old book editor from San Francisco takes a tour of Tuscany at the urgings of her friends. On a whim she buys Bramasole, a run down villa in the Tuscan countryside and begins to piece her life together ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, scenic, romantic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: small town, journey, tourist, vineyard, romance, friendship, writers, divorce, love, love story, depression, women ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tuscany, italy, europe, san francisco, rome italy ...
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Outsourced (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his entire department is outsourced, an American novelty products salesman heads to India to train his replacement.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, romantic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: workplace, self discovery, arts and culture, human nature, romance, office, fish out of water, call center, love and romance, corporate world, manager, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, san francisco, bombay india, seattle
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The Ramen Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An American woman is stranded in Tokyo after breaking up with her boyfriend. Searching for direction in life, she trains to be a râmen chef under a tyrannical Japanese master.
Style: inspirational, touching, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: cooking, culture clash, romance, restaurant, american abroad, mentor, food, cooking and food, language barrier, teenager, interracial romance, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, new jersey, asia
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Eat Pray Love (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Liz Gilbert had everything a modern woman is supposed to dream of having – a husband, a house and a successful career – yet like so many others, she found herself lost, confused and searching for what she really wanted in life. Newly divorced ...
Style: inspirational, touching, romantic, scenic, road movie ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: self discovery, travel, midlife crisis, love, lifestyle change, fall in love, starting over, life, introspection, journey, changing lives, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, bali, rome italy, india, indonesia ...
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The Karate Kid (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, China
Duration: 140 min.
Story: 12-year-old Dre Parker could have been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother's latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying but the cultural differences make such a friendship ...
Style: inspirational, uplifting, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: family, martial arts, human spirit, teachers and students, kung fu, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry, coach, underdog, coming of age, bullying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: china, california, new jersey, beijing china, asia ...
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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways as the residents find new purpose ...
Style: feel good, touching, uplifting, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: elderly, hotel, self discovery, aging, golden years, retirement home, goodhearted, loneliness, introspection, choice, life changing experience, old age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india, england, delhi ...
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Machine Gun Preacher (2011)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The true story of Sam Childers, a former drug-dealing biker who finds God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been kidnapped and pressed into duty as soldiers.
Style: heroic, inspirational, realistic, touching, harsh ...
Plot: gunfight, atrocity, christian, christianity, religion, civil war, orphan, child in peril, lone hero, army, violence, brutality ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, year 2003
Place: uganda, africa, sudan, pennsylvania, california
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Mr. Morgan's Last Love (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sincere, sad ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: elderly, loneliness, estrangement, free spirited, character study, suicide attempt, friendship, odd couple, death of wife, respect, optimism, dancer ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe, belgium, brussels
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Escape (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Husband and wife doctors Paul and Kim Jordan need a drastic change. Distraught by the inexplicable death of their baby, Paul (C. Thomas Howell) convinces Kim to abandon their American lives and join a medical mission in Thailand. It seems to be just ...
Style: christian film, psychological, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: christian, missing person, doctor, abduction, religion, death of friend, held captive, faith, escape, police, abroad, capture ...
Place: thailand, jordan
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Runner Runner (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, twist ending, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gambling, fbi, cons and scams, twists and turns, manipulation, poker, ambition, corruption, conspiracy, chase, temptation, dirty cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s
Place: costa rica, latin america, usa, puerto rico
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The Family (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the witness protection program, where fitting in soon becomes challenging as their old habits die hard.
Style: funny, stylized, cynical, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, dark humor, parents and children, violence, organized crime, runaway, family bonds, fish out of water, notoriety, dishonor among criminals, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, normandy, brooklyn new york city
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The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel.
Style: feel good, sentimental, witty, melancholic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: elderly lovers, hotel, elderly, aging, wedding, mentor, mistaken identity, honest, love story, twists and turns, romance, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, asia
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Stillwater (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Bill Baker, an American oil-rig roughneck from Oklahoma, travels to Marseille to visit his estranged daughter, Allison, who is in prison for a murder she claims she did not commit. Confronted with language barriers, cultural differences, and a ...
Style: suspense, inspirational, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: father daughter relationship, crimes, father, prisoner, murder, investigation, father daughter estrangement, framed for murder, accused of murder, father and daughter, hopes, jail ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, marseille
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Numbskull Emptybrook in Spain (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro is searching for a job and takes a correspondence course in tour guiding. Eventually he gets a job in a small travel agency and takes a group of Finnish tourists to Marbella, Spain. Unfortunately Uuno's father-in-law Tuura is in ...
Plot: golf, vacation, hotel, disco, summer vacation, family vacation, woman in a bikini, airplane, sexy woman, fortune hunter, marriage for money, business ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain
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The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.
Style: scenic, absurd, fairy tale, exciting, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: tarzan, jungle, feral child, animal attack, slavery, superhero, lone hero, betrayal, brutality, survival, revenge, chase ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, 1880s
Place: africa, congo, london, united kingdom
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xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, sexy, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spy, weapons, tough guy, lone hero, superhero, espionage, revenge, fight, car chase, chase, secret agents, secret service ...
Time: 2010s
Place: dominican republic, london, the philippines, detroit, new york ...
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Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Former Nazi Klaus Abard survives to the 1990s by taking anti-ageing pills. He plans to use a time travel trip to return to Germany in 1944 and present Hitler with a hydrogen bomb, so that he can win the war. Unfortunately the pilot, woman-chasing ...
Style: surreal, humorous, melancholic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: time travel, world war two, death of brother, conspiracy, nazism, secret, brother brother relationship, scientist, misunderstanding, soldier, father daughter relationship, chase ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1944, year 1996, 90s ...
Place: germany, central europe, czechoslovakia, czech republic, prague ...
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Elsa & Fred (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Aged, embittered widower, Fred learns to enjoy life thanks to his elderly yet vibrant neighbor, Elsa. Upon learning Elsa is terminally ill, Fred takes her to the Fontana di Trevi in Rome in order to reenact her favorite scene from ‘La Dolce ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly lovers, elderly, widower, fall in love, love and romance, aging, couples, family relations, terminal illness, romanticism, neighbor, retirement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, europe, england, new orleans, china ...
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The Graveyard Keeper's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A snapshot of one segment of Estonian present-day life, shown through the eyes of a child: 8 years old Lucia is leading a jolly and naughty Pippi-Longstocking-style life in a small town in Estonia. Her father Kaido, a graveyard keeper, can hardly ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: father daughter relationship, daughter, family problems, children, social problems, life is a bitch, family, dysfunctional family, teenage life, changing lives, teenager, kids and family ...
Place: estonia
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Telling Secrets (1993)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Through a series of elaborate schemes, a wealthy woman arranges for the murder of her husband's mistress and then takes steps so that the crime won't be traced back to her. The detective investigating the murder soon realizes her role in ...
Plot: serial killer, colombian drug cartel, seduction, wedding ring, canadian, newspaper, employee, mexican, flight attendant, television, balloon, bail ...
Place: spain
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Marina (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Belgium, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The true story of Rocco Granata, an Italian coal miner's son who followed his passion for music against his father's wishes and social barriers.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: against the odds, follow your dream, society, musician's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, musician, parents and children, hopes, first love, father son relationship, girl ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: belgium, italy, europe
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