Movies and TV shows set in indiana

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in indiana ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, semi serious, touching and captivating films and TV shows about / with family relations, father son relationship, small town, mother son relationship, storytelling, redemption, youth, runaway, dialogue and husband wife relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
indiana
 102
indiana movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as indiana: Breaking Away (1979), The Middle (2009), The Judge (2014), Going All the Way (1997), Scalene (2011), Meet Monica Velour (2010), Hoosiers (1986), Parks and Recreation (2009), A History of Violence (2005), Now and Then (1995).

List of movies set in indiana

 7.7
 23K
Breaking Away (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dave, nineteen, has just graduated high school, with his 3 friends, The comical Cyril, the warm hearted but short-tempered Moocher, and the athletic, spiteful but good-hearted Mike. Now, Dave enjoys racing bikes and hopes to race the Italians one ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: working class, coming of age, riding a bicycle, cycling, sport, bicycle race, friendship, underdog, bicycle, coming-of-age, ambition, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indiana, usa, california, new jersey
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 7.6
 47K
The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, family values, everyday life, family life, family, adolescence, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, childhood, marriage, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
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 7.4
 186K
The Judge (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.
Style: touching, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, emotional ...
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, small town, judge, hotshot lawyer, murder trial, jury, homecoming, family relations, legal, courtroom drama, court ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa, new york, chicago illinois
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Going All the Way (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Korean War--era veterans and ex-classmates "Gunner" Casselman and "Sonny" Burns reunite upon their return home. Gunner, who spent the war years abroad, is trying to convince his mother that his gal Marty is good enough for him, ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, youth, coming of age, love, love and romance, looking for love, teenage love, homecoming, small town life, adolescence vs adulthood, marriage, male female relationship ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1954
Place: indiana, usa
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 6.0
 740
Scalene (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A perceptual thriller told from three points-of-view revolving around the rape of a female college student by a mentally handicapped man and his mother's subsequent revenge after his incarceration.
Style: serious, stylized, bleak, realistic, non-linear
Plot: mentally challenged, vengeance, parents and children, family relations, disability, misfit, life is a bitch, strong female presence, sexual abuse, mother daughter relationship, abusive relationship, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa
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Meet Monica Velour (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For Tobe, a nerdy, horny, frizzy-haired cineaste who doesn't quite fit in with the average contemporary teen, the pinnacle of womanhood is Monica Velour (Kim Cattrall), a soft-core actress who reached the zenith of her career in the 1980s. When ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sexy, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: stripper, single parent, youth, self discovery, on the road, family relations, older woman younger man relationship, strip club, seduction, innocence lost, friendship, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: indiana, usa
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 7.5
 45K
Hoosiers (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: High school basketball is king in small-town Indiana, and the 1954 Hickory Huskers are all hope and no talent. But their new coach -- abrasive, unlikable Norman Dale -- whips the team into shape ... while also inciting controversy.
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, sincere, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: basketball, athlete and trainer, small town, underdog, high school, sport, championship, sport team, human spirit, ambition, redemption, contests and competitions ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 80s
Place: indiana, usa, texas, california
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Parks and Recreation (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Hilarious ensemble comedy that follows Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Indiana, and her tireless efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit more fun.
Style: sitcom, humorous, talky, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: political satire, employer employee relationship, office, politics, election, female protagonist, small town life, workplace situations, workaholic, boss and employee, office romance, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa
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A History of Violence (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An average family is thrust into the spotlight after the father commits a seemingly self-defense murder at his diner.
Style: neo noir, harsh, tense, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Plot: robbery, family relations, self defense, small town, attempted murder, revenge, attempted robbery, vigilantism, mafia, criminal's revenge, crime, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
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 6.8
 28K
Now and Then (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, emotional, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, female friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, best friends, small town, teenage life, reunion, seance, adulthood, photocopier, friends ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 20th century, year 1995, year 1991 ...
Place: indiana, usa
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 8.1
 4K
The Fugitive (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: The Fugitive is an American drama series created by Roy Huggins and produced by QM Productions and United Artists Television that aired on ABC from 1963 to 1967. David Janssen stars as Richard Kimble, a doctor who is falsely convicted of his ...
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, false accusation, on the run, manhunt, murder, escape, uncover truth, injustice, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, death sentence ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: indiana, tucson arizona, arizona, california, new mexico ...
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The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The Jacksons are your average working-class family in Gary, Indiana; but when their father discovers the kids have an extraordinary musical talent they form a band. Winning talent show after talent show they soon hit it big when Motown calls. From ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, controversial
Plot: desire for fame, follow your dream, music band, musician's life, performer's life, youth, music, family problems, working class, american dream, family relations, rising to stardom ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 50s, 60s, 1940s ...
Place: indiana, usa
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Ring of the Musketeers (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Modern day "Musketeers" attempt to become protectors of the inocent. While the biking trio rescue kindnapped children, guard witnesses, and chase mafia types, they also seek the missing fourth musketeer, who wears the famous ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, rough ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, adventurer, obsessive quest, partners against crime, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, criminal heroes, crimes, intrigue, daring rescue ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
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Hitting the Nuts (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hitting the Nuts is the 'true' story of the 2009 Scott County, Indiana Poker Championship as told by those who were there. This mockumentary follows the town preacher, busty waitress, lovable redneck dad, portly returning champion and a ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious
Plot: rivalry, ambition, sport team, gambling, parents and children, society, contests and competitions, clergy, religions or cults, underdog, racism, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana
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Eerie, Indiana: The Other Dimension (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Eerie, Indiana: The Other Dimension is a spin-off of Eerie, Indiana. This series aired on the Fox Kids Network in 1998.
Style: humorous, offbeat, scary, semi serious
Plot: small town, disorder, amateur detective, youth, family, imaginary, investigation, parallel world, teenage life, suburbs, paranormal, surrealism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: indiana, usa
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The Better Angels (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one of our nation’s greatest heroes: Abraham Lincoln. Abe is a thoughtful and ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: education, illness, society, husband wife relationship, poverty, father son relationship, boy, tragic event, dying, stepmother stepson relationship, abraham lincoln, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century, georgian era, year 1865
Place: indiana, usa, kentucky, illinois
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The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, romantic, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, terminal illness, fall in love, first love, teenage life, youth, teenager, cancer, love and romance, dealing with death, fighting illness, teenagers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, indiana, amsterdam, united states
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Falling from Grace (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Rock singer John Mellencamp makes his screen and directorial debut in this story by "Lonesome Dove" author, Larry McMurtry. The story, not too separated from Mellencamp's real life, finds him as a country music star whose meanderings ...
Style: touching, sentimental, contemplative, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farm, homecoming, infidelity, small town, human nature, bittersweet, womanizer, romance, musician's life, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: indiana, los angeles, usa
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The Winning Season (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A comedy centered on a has-been coach who is given a shot at redemption when he's asked to run his local high school's girls basketball team
Style: sincere, humorous, inspirational, light, feel good ...
Plot: basketball, sport, coach, high school, contests and competitions, youth, misfit, ex athlete, sport team, friends, teenage life, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa
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 6.4
 40K
In & Out (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A midwestern teacher questions his sexuality after a former student makes a comment about him at the Academy Awards.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, neo screwball comedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, gay slur, gay, lgbt, self discovery, teachers and students, small town, homosexuality, repressed homosexual, closeted homosexual, gay stereotype, sexual orientation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: indiana, usa
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Paradise Recovered (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A devout young woman learns about faith, living, and love from a surprising source. Esther Harris, a young woman praised for her virtue and devotion to Warren F. Vanderbilt's Prophetic Watchman Ministries, has been given the opportunity of a ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: workplace, self discovery, lifestyle, workplace situations, religions or cults, love and romance, society, clergy, strong female presence, faith, fundamentalism, christian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, texas, austin texas
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 4.4
 959
Method (2004)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The line between fantasy and reality blurs when an actress begins behaving like the 19th-century murderer she is playing.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, serial killer, mind game, psychopath, filmmaking, couples, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, journalism, deadly, actor's life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: romania, indiana, europe, usa, new orleans ...
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 6.6
 8K
Lonesome Jim (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Failing to make it on his own, 27-year-old Jim moves back in with his parents and deals with crippling family obligations.
Style: sincere, touching, humorous, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, homecoming, single parent, alienation, introspection, couple relations, parents and children, family problems, hopes, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa, new orleans, new jersey, texas
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Eerie, Indiana (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Eerie, Indiana is an American television series that originally aired on NBC from 1991 to 1992. The series was created by José Rivera and Karl Schaefer, with Joe Dante serving as creative consultant. A total of nineteen episodes were produced. The ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, scary
Audience: horror for children
Plot: investigation, small town, adventure, suburban life, suburbs, disorder, paranormal activity, youth, prodigy, misfit, danger, family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: indiana, usa
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 7.5
 60K
Rudy (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rudy grew up in a steel mill town where most people ended up working, but wanted to play football at Notre Dame instead. There were only a couple of problems. His grades were a little low, his athletic skills were poor, and he was only half the size ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: football, underdog, sport team, working class, college life, ambition, family relations, aspiration, sport, college, american football, priest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indiana, usa, new jersey, boston, texas
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 7.1
 48K
Kinsey (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Kinsey is a portrait of researcher Alfred Kinsey, driven to uncover the most private secrets of a nation. What begins for Kinsey as a scientific endeavor soon takes on an intensely personal relevance, ultimately becoming an unexpected journey into ...
Style: intellectual, thought provoking, talky, sincere, serious ...
Plot: sexuality, research, professor, marriage, scientist, college, free love, teaching, interview, lesbian, human nature, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s
Place: usa, indiana
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The Ryan White Story (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of Ryan White, a 13-year-old haemophiliac who contracted AIDS from factor VIII, which was used to control this disorder.
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, terminal illness, hospital, school, dedicated educator, workplace, youth, tragic hero, hopes, disability, misfit, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: indiana
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A Christmas Story (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The comic mishaps and adventures of a young boy named Ralph, trying to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift for the 1940s.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, childhood, mischievous children, nostalgia, family relations, bully, small town, obsession, chinese restaurant, little boy, snow ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: indiana, usa
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 5.3
 22K
Sleepwalkers (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures come to town to seek out a virgin to feed on.
Style: scary, slasher, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, mother son incest, incestuous relationship, supernatural, incestuous sex, sex with mother, vampire, danger, kidnapping, morphing, survival, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana, california, ohio, egypt
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 6.7
 167K
Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating – and learns a lesson about family himself.
Style: exciting, humorous, funny, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, talking animals, squirrel, heroic mission, rescue, forest, animal life, suburbs, fight back, fish out of water, cons and scams, leader ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: indiana, usa
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