Movies and TV shows set in central europe

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in central europe ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, humorous, suspense, psychological, light and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with barefoot male, husband wife relationship, crying, death, photograph, doctor, telephone call, man with glasses, bespectacled male and sex scene plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Czech Republic, Czechoslovakia, Slovakia and other countries.
central europe
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central europe movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as central europe: Head Burst (2019), Alpha Code (2020), Panic Attack (2017), Perfect Days (2011), Dodgeball (2015), The Noonday Witch (2016), Modelar (2020), What Men Want (2018), Agonie (2016), The Magic Quill (2018).

List of movies set in central europe

 7.0
 281
Head Burst (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Markus is a handsome and respectable architect who has a secret: he is a pedophile. Despite feeling disgust of himself, Markus can't help but feel attracted to young boys. When he thinks he won't be able to suppress his deepest feelings, ...
Style: ambiguous ending, lgbt cinema, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: pedophile, pedophilia, gay protagonist, suicidal tendency, psychotherapy, depression, co worker co worker relationship, loneliness, little boy, family relations, identity crisis, sexual frustration ...
Time: 21st century
Place: central europe
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 3.0
 157
Alpha Code (2020)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Johana (Denise Richards), a woman with no past, is hiding from a UN Agent Bowie (Randy Couture) a head of secret space program. On her run she meets Martin (Bren Foster), and with help of Bowie’s ex-colleague Lance they both help Martin to find ...
Style: psychotronic, amateur film, suspense, contemplative, twists and turns ...
Plot: alien, ufo, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, scientist, multiple deaths, secret mission, countryside, erased memory, mistaken identity, investigation, doctor ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague
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 6.1
 1K
Panic Attack (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tragedy meets comedy in seven stories about how our entire world can collapse at any given moment.
Style: tragicomedy, dark humor, non-linear, neurotic, humorous ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, group of friends, multiple storylines, failed expectations, passive aggressive woman, friend, wedding, wedding party, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, party, passive aggressive man, wedding day ...
Place: central europe, poland, warsaw poland
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 6.2
 197
Perfect Days (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Celebrity hairdresser Erika might seem to have it all: a successful business, her own TV show, stylish modern loft in center of Prague, designer clothes, lots of friends and an ever-loving mother with a housework fixation. However, as Erika reaches ...
Style: humorous, light, contemplative, psychological, captivating
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, secret relationship, domineering mother, midlife crisis, older woman younger man relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, death of mother, mother daughter relationship, female director, butt naked, gay best friend ...
Place: central europe
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 4.0
 116
Dodgeball (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Story: An adaptation of a best-selling novel by Michal Viewegh is a comedy about friendship, fateful loves, beauty and ugliness, alcohol, and the search for human happiness. The plot revolves around three friends - Jeff, Skippy and Tom - whose ups and ...
Style: non-linear, humorous, light, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: friendship, love, unrequited love, friendship between men, sexism, classmate classmate relationship, group of friends, multiple narrators, sexual desire, reunion, midlife crisis, high school teacher ...
Time: year 1989, 80s
Place: central europe
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The Noonday Witch (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story of Eliska and her daughter, starting a new life in a remote house with the 'father away on business', as the mother claims. After the lie is disclosed, their relationship begins to wither. At that time, the mythical Noonday Witch ...
Style: suspense, scary, unusual plot structure, psychotronic
Plot: paranoia, husband wife relationship, little girl, female protagonist, drunkenness, mother daughter relationship, female hysteria, hysterical woman, family secret, accidental killing, motherhood, countryside ...
Place: central europe
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 6.4
 121
Modelar (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Droneman is about Chemist and Fly Navigator Pavel and his friend Bussinessman and free time Rapper Plech. Pavel has strong sense of justice and wishes to fix wrongs with the World while Plech dreams about Big money and secure life. Their common ...
Style: suspense, intense, melancholic, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: professor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, university, terrorism, death of protagonist, police station, assassination attempt, brother sister relationship, bomb, extramarital affair, older woman younger man relationship, breakup ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2019
Place: tel aviv israel, central europe, prague czech republic, prague
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 6.2
 278
What Men Want (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The charismatic and self-confident man, Karel Král, is the editor-in-chief of men's magazine. Although a chauvinistic type, he is very popular with women. However, he struggles in his personal life. He frequently argues with his ex-wife over ...
Style: humorous, witty, topical humor, funny, psychotronic
Plot: husband wife relationship, new job, psychiatrist, employer employee relationship, co worker co worker relationship, revenge, father daughter relationship, pregnancy, fish out of water, teenage girl, ex husband ex wife relationship, loss of job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: prague, central europe, europe, prague czech republic
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 5.7
 256
Agonie (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the 3rd of October a twenty-four-year-old student from Vienna kills his lover and chops up her corpse. Her torso is found in a dumpster, other body parts and the head are missing. There is no clue about the motive of the murder. A silent ...
Style: ambiguous ending, tense, psychological, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: closeted homosexual, gay slur, gay, father son conflict, socially awkward, emotional abuse, student, machismo, domineering father, social awkwardness, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, killer as protagonist ...
Place: central europe, vienna
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The Magic Quill (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fairy tale, featuring the landlady Margaret, the devil Boniface, the bribable councilors Fake and Chatterbox and the lazy tailor Greasy. In Hell, the devils have a quill that writes human sins into the Book of Sins and the devils go and pull the ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, light, feel good, psychological ...
Plot: socially awkward, unrequited love, father son relationship, mistaken identity, cultural difference, failed expectations, co worker co worker relationship, drunkenness, romantic rivalry, character says i'm sorry, husband wife relationship, thief ...
Place: central europe
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 6.9
 183
Dwarf (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: family relations, wish come true, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, absurd humor, magical power, supernatural power, magic, absurdism, teenage boy, lifestyle change, father son relationship ...
Place: central europe
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 6.6
 435
Maria Theresia (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary
Duration: 200 min.
TV show
Story: The young Maria Theresia sees her life clearly in front of her: she will marry Franz Stephan of Lorraine and start a family of many with him. Even if Franz Stephan is not quite sure of his luck and her father, Emperor Charles VI, and his powerful ...
Style: psychological, captivating, contemplative, based on true events, visually appealing
Plot: female protagonist, strong female lead, female politician, motherhood, political leader, high society, czech history, aristocrat, noblewoman, european history, strong female character, empress ...
Place: central europe
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The Man with the Iron Heart (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Thriller, War
Country: USA, France, UK, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With the Third Reich is at his peak in 1942, the Czech resistance in London plans the most ambitious military operation of WWII – Anthropoid. Two young recruits are sent to Prague to assassinate the most ruthless Nazi leader – Reinhardt ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense, bloody
Plot: paratrooper, nazism, world war two, assassination, naval officer, battles, battle, explosion, anger, resistance, german, attempted murder ...
Time: 1940s, year 1929, year 1941, year 1942, year 1939
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia, europe, prague czech republic
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 6.4
 378
Family Film (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovenia, France, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple embark on an early vacation. Left alone, their children cut loose until the boy gets caught for skipping school and things take an unexpected turn. Boasting exquisite camera work, the film is also unforgettable for its wholly original ...
Style: melancholic, captivating, suspenseful, sentimental, sad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: lost dog, family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, family tragedy, marital crisis, brother sister relationship, shipwreck, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, fear ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czech republic
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, photographer, waitress, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, love triangle, mistress, artist, invasion, womanizer, communism, soviet army ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: prague, central europe, switzerland, europe, usa ...
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Small Town Killers (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The two tradesmen Ib and Edward are tired of their lifeless marriages and dream of living the good life from the stash of money they've earned moonlighting for years. After a huge fight with their wives the two men get drunk and hire a Russian ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, ironic, entertaining, light ...
Plot: hitman, divorce, russian, poison, small town, handyman, gay, murder by gunshot, husband wife relationship, murder, hostage, alcoholic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: central europe, europe
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The Broken Crown (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a Spain consumed by ambition and power, the future of an empire depends of the mind state of a single woman.
Style: sentimental, captivating, romantic, exciting
Plot: duke, kingdom, palace intrigue, queen, king, court intrigue, poison, ceremony, princess, marriage, ambition, politics ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century, 1500s
Place: spain, europe, central europe
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 7.9
 303K
Jojo Rabbit (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: New Zealand, Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, dark humor
Plot: nazi germany, nazism, nazi, hitler, boy, hitler youth, rabbit, world war two, german, imaginary friend, satire, adolf hitler ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, year 1944
Place: germany, central europe
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I Served the King of England (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jan Dítě has been released from a Czech prison just before the very end of his 15-year sentence. Settling in a town near the border, he occupies his time with rebuilding a deserted house, and recalling his past. His main wish in life was to be a ...
Style: stylized, sentimental, semi serious, sexy, romantic ...
Plot: waiter, world war two, human nature, social differences, rich and poor, ambition, workplace, society, rise and fall, love and romance, power relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 1950s ...
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, central europe, prague czechoslovakia, england ...
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The Nights of Prague (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Prague - mystical city. It was here in the Middle Ages, alchemists and magicians gathered. Rumor has it that the house of Prague hide secret obtain the philosopher's stone, and complex multi-level labyrinth of underground tunnels and cellars ...
Style: anthology, dark humor, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: poisoned drink, limousine, suicide, aristocrat, concierge, trip, nobleman, robbery, seductive woman, ritual, rabbi, omnibus ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
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Celebrity s.r.o. (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The comedy unfolds in the attractive environs of the never-ending filming of a TV series. The performance opens up with wonderful interplay of relationships, characters, situations, conflicts, big hopes and ambitious plans interwoven with a love ...
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous, semi serious
Plot: fake identity, friendship between men, satire, manipulative woman, friendship, investigation, ambition, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, film within a film, employer employee relationship, self pity, funeral director ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czech republic
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 4.2
 24
Taxi 121 (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Taxi 121 is a feature film inspired by true events, where a serial killer took lives of three Prague taxi drivers. Story is focused on one of the victims, the young driver Matej. His one last ride will change life of many people around forever.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: serial killer, getting away with murder, violence, mistaken belief that someone is dead, kidnapped man, saving a life, american tourist, killing spree, traffic policeman, taxi driver, drunkenness, husband wife relationship ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czech republic
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 7.8
 10K
System Crasher (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The wild and energetic journey of 9-year-old girl Benni through all possible stations of German Child Proctective Services.
Style: disturbing, realistic, sincere, psychological
Plot: problem child, mother daughter relationship, mentor, adaptation, society, parents and children, family, school, cabin in the woods, social outcast, store, heavy rain ...
Time: contemporary
Place: central europe
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 6.6
 424
Tank Battalion (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The lacking attitude of a conscripted university graduate places him at odds with the power and doctrine of his military superiors. His secret relationship with the wife of a superior officer along with the low discipline of his fellow conscripts ...
Plot: cheating wife, adultery, female full frontal nudity, interrupted sex, premature ejaculation, bullying, tank top, tank, loud sex, taking off clothes, erection, soldier ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: central europe
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Honor and Glory (1969)
Genre: History
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This historical film by Hynek Bočan touches upon the indecisiveness of the Czech nation, ready to bend the backbone in face of foreign rule. Situating the story at the close of the Thirty Year War enabled the depiction of the misery of the people ...
Plot: religion, messenger, thief, knight, haystack, fireplace, catholic, rebellion, feudalism, medieval
Place: central europe
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...and the Fifth Horseman Is Fear (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Jewish doctor helps a political fugitive during the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia.
Plot: spiral staircase, informant, magic realism, drinking alcohol, drink, death, neighbor, telephone call, bathroom, cigarette smoking, bathtub, violinist ...
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, central europe
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 6.4
 373
I'm All Good (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This Hrebejk’s comedy is set in Prague, four years after the democratic “Velvet revolution” of 1989. This was an era of sudden freedom, transition and confusion. Most people got carried away, quickly abandoning the old values and uncritically ...
Plot: gambler, swindle, group of friends, con men
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: prague, prague czech republic, central europe
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The Girl on the Broomstick (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Dívka na koštěti or The Girl on the Broomstick is a 1972 Czechoslovak fantasy-comedy film directed by Václav Vorlíček. It tells a story of a teenage witch, Saxana (played by Petra Černocká), frozen in time as a punishment for 300 years, who ...
Style: fairy tale, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: vampire, absurdism, magic, locked room, cleaning lady, human becoming an animal, screaming woman, camera shot of bare feet, troublemaker, mental patient, innkeeper, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Place: central europe
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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, feel good, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: death of brother, conspiracy, secret, nazism, world war two, brother brother relationship, scientist, murder by shooting, father daughter relationship, handcuffed, soldier, chase ...
Time: 90s, year 1996, year 1944, year 1941, 1940s ...
Place: germany, czech republic, prague czech republic, czechoslovakia, europe ...
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 7.2
 2K
Demimonde (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of three women - a famous prostitute, her housekeeper and their new maid - living in Budapest of 1910s, whose passionate, bizarre and complex relationship can only lead to one thing: murder.
Plot: prostitute, lesbianism, female protagonist, murder, housekeeper, maid, courtesan
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest, central europe, budapest hungary
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