City movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant city movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing and tense films and TV shows about / with city, violence, blood, society, danger, friendship, friends, death, murder and revenge plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Spain, UK and other countries.
city movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as city: Nash Bridges (1996), Baron noir (2016), Critical Thinking (2020), I Just Want My Pants Back (2012), Satan's Church (2017), Dead 7 (2016), Far from the Sea (2015), Mortal Engines (2018), Reverse (2015), City on Fire (1979).

List of city movies

Nash Bridges (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Nash Bridges is an American television police drama created by Carlton Cuse. The show starred Don Johnson and Cheech Marin as two Inspectors with the San Francisco Police Department's Special Investigations Unit. The show ran for six seasons on ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, parents and children, partners, crimes, police investigation, rivalry, single parent, family problems, workplace, best friend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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Baron noir (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: In a tale of epic scale, French politician Philippe Rickwaert thirsts for revenge against his political enemies. Philippe’s political career is in shambles after he is sacrificed by the presidential candidate from the Left, Francis Laugier, in ...
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: politics, city, allies, political unrest, society, political activism, leader, culture clash, plan gone awry, shrewd, rules and policies, political intrigue ...
Place: france
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Critical Thinking (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on a true story from 1998, five Latino and Black teenagers from the toughest underserved ghetto in Miami fight their way into the National Chess Championship under the guidance of their unconventional but inspirational teacher.
Style: motivational, contemplative, psychological, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: chess, high school, misfit, life is a bitch, social problems, society, dedicated educator, human relationship, city, unconventional method, hardcase students, new teacher ...
Place: miami
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I Just Want My Pants Back (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: I Just Want My Pants Back is an American comedy-drama that premiered with a special sneak peek on August 28, 2011 on MTV, with the series airing the new episodes beginning on February 2, 2012. The series is based on David J. Rosen's 2007 novel ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, youth, friends, young adult, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, city life, sexual content, looking for sex, twentysomething life, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Satan's Church (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Austria
Story: Marcus Chlodwig is a young priest who has just been moved to a new church St Notburga that is set in this small, mysterious town where people are strange and silent. One evening, on the November 4th, he finds an curious old book in a church library ...
Style: dark, rough, scary, bleak, disturbing
Plot: satanic cult, worship, battles, faith, trust, priest, satan, religion, devil, death, book, church ...
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Dead 7 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ragtag group of gunslingers try to make their way in a post-apocalyptic world. The twist to this world is that it’s just not barren and dangerous, it’s also filled with flesh-eating zombies. The gunslingers will find themselves stranded in a ...
Style: absurd, psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: death, apocalypse, bandit, undead, old west, distopia, zombie, city, blood, zombie apocalypse, dead, bank ...
Place: usa
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Far from the Sea (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A love story between a terrorist and his victim.
Style: tense, suspense, contemplative, unusual plot structure, psychological ...
Plot: victim, romance, marriage, terrorist, stockholm syndrome, doctor, city, past, infidelity, sick, friendship, terrorism ...
Place: andalusia
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Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand, Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, exciting, dark fantasy, psychotronic ...
Plot: steampunk, post apocalypse, female warrior, resistance, survival, post apocalyptic, power, chase, female fighter, tough girl, danger, female assassin ...
Time: future
Place: london, europe, big ben london, asia
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Reverse (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alex and Marcos are two brothers who have separated one from another since three years ago, due to a play that they have practiced from their childhood. In the last time they played Alex suffered an accident and he was in coma for three weeks. In ...
Style: surprise ending, tense, psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, police, city, hallucination, secret, suicide, schizophrenia, youth, family relations, violence, friends, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
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City on Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A pyromaniac, ex-employee of a city oil refinery creates an explosion at the facility which starts a chain-reaction of fires that engulf the entire city.
Style: disaster movie, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: arson, revenge, burning building, explosion, fire, trapped, rescue, disaster film, city, firefighter, hospital, oil refinery ...
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Nuclear (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: When a nuclear bomb destroys Los Angeles ATF agent, Jack Carson, must infiltrate a group of terrorists to find a second nuke set to blow up New York City.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, neo noir
Plot: fictional war, heroes, swat team, undercover, swat, terrorist, nuclear, destruction, terror, city, fight, gun ...
Place: los angeles, new york
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Bakerman (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jens has a midlife crisis and chooses to settle some old debts.
Style: neo noir, ambiguous ending, suspense, unusual plot structure, disturbing ...
Plot: killer, superhero, serial killer, love, forbidden love, paranoia, alienation, isolation, loneliness, sociopath, murder, ghetto ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: copenhagen, denmark, europe, copenhagen denmark
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Isolated (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Jack Miller was once a normal man, but that all changed when he commits the biggest mistake of his life. He has the decision to go on the run, but he decides to stay and hope to make things right.
Style: suspense, psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative, one man show ...
Plot: panic, troubled, isolation, psycho, suicidal thoughts, desperation, suicide thoughts, trapped, city, british, anti heroes, locked in ...
Place: england, britain, united kingdom
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A Life Not to Follow (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Neo-Noir film told in three interlacing chapters: Eric is a dead man and he knows it. Death is imminent and he must make amends for his past sins, by killing those who wronged him, no matter the price: A wiseguy willing to do anything to move up ...
Style: neo noir, dark, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: gangsters, revenge, police, criminal, mafia, stripper, violence, mexican standoff, death, murder, italian american, mob boss ...
Place: boston
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Pocket Listing (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A satirical thriller about L.A.'s real estate roller coaster. Double crosses, adultery, murder, mistaken identity, and revenge ensues when a mysterious power player and his sultry wife hire a disgraced Los Angeles property broker to discreetly ...
Style: twists and turns, twist ending, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: realtor, money, femme fatale, murder, corruption, seduction, broker, fired from the job, salesman, greed, husband wife relationship, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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Room (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Julia Barker, an over-worked, middle-aged Texas woman is haunted by psychic visions which drive her to New York in search of the Room.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, contemplative, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: loneliness, midlife crisis, housewife, migraine, self discovery, family relations, journey, anxiety, hotel, emptiness, room, city ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, texas, houston texas
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Supercroc (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A team of soldiers must stop a giant, bloodthirsty crocodile from reaching a nearby city, while trying to avoid being a meal for the beast themselves.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, crocodile, save the day, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, race against time, military, deadly, escapades, creature feature, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA, Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return ...
Style: feel good, humorous, claymation, not serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: countryside, animal life, adventure, farm, sheep, friendship, imaginary, best friends, family, farmer, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: london
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The French Connection (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.
Style: atmospheric, tense, realistic, neo noir, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, drug lord, police brutality, drug dealing, investigation, gangsters, anti heroes, anti hero, informant, partnership, frenchman, traffic jam ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, marseille, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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Deadly Eyes (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Corn grain contaminated with steroids produces large rats the size of small dogs who begin feeding on the residents of Toronto. Paul, a college basketball coach, teams up with Kelly, a local health inspector, to uncover the source of the mysterious ...
Style: suspense, rough, tense, bleak, splatter
Plot: rat, mutant, subway, professor, animal attack, chemical, city, bowling alley, bowling, gore, attraction, locker room ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, ontario canada
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Abraham (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Italy, USA, Czech Republic, France
Duration: 175 min.
TV show
Story: This engrossing dramatization of the life of Abraham, the most tested servant of God and the father of Judaism, spans from the patriarch's quest for the Promised Land to the sacrifice of his son, Isaac.
Style: serious, epic, captivating, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: prophet, bible, desert, miraculous event, heroic mission, redemption, adventure, society, human spirit, hopes, bible story, city ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, middle east, jordan
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Fear Street: 1994 (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1994, a group of teenagers discovers that the terrifying events which have haunted their town for generations ​are all connected — and that they may be the next targets.
Style: slasher, tense, disturbing, suspense, scary ...
Plot: maniac, violence, murder, violent, masked killer, vengeance, death, blood, serial killer, witch, city, shopping mall ...
Time: contemporary, 1990s, 90s, year 1994
Place: usa
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Klaus (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A postman is posted to a frozen town in the North - where he discovers Santa Claus is hiding out.
Style: sincere, feel good, funny, thought provoking, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, santa claus, postman, kindness, friendship, small town, good versus evil, love, island, re-education, children, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century
Place: finland
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Vixen (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 5 min.
TV show
Story: Originally from Africa, Mari McGabe's parents were killed by local greed, corruption and wanton violence.But the orphaned Marl refuses to succumb to the terrors surrounding her. Inheriting her family's Tantu Totem, Mari can access the ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, masked superhero, fighting crime, supernatural ability, escapades, crimes, rivalry, superheroine, female protagonist, super villain, martial arts, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, africa
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SpongeBob SquarePants: Sea Side Story (2017)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bikini Bottom's baddest gang, the Sharks, just got a new member! But can SpongeBob prove that he isn't as square as he looks when they face their rivals, the Pods? Soak up the action and 7 more tales of nautical nonsense, including ...
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, 2d animation, sincere
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: animal that acts human, sea creature, disorder, absurdism, city, creature, best friends, stupidity, anthropomorphic animal, fictional city, friendship, fish ...
Place: pacific ocean
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Redcon-1 (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A squad of eight Special Forces soldiers are assigned a suicide mission to rescue a scientist from a city ruled by the undead.
Style: brutal, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie outbreak, zombie survival, soldier, zombie, fictional war, zombie apocalypse, rescue mission, military, scientist, swat team, virus, gang ...
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Curon (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
TV show
Story: When their mother mysteriously vanishes shortly after they all arrive in her hometown, teen twins discover secrets behind the village’s tranquil facade.
Style: light, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: disappearance, old mansion, flooding, fear, dark secret, supernatural, riddles and clues, legends and myths, curse, village, evil force, puzzle ...
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The European Side (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The life and times of rather traditional Sutcuoglu family and their comedic struggles to adapt the high-profile contemporary life of Nisantasi.
Style: sitcom, funny, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, tradition, family life, friends, family tradition, social relations, society, magazine, fashion, city, humour, city life ...
Place: istanbul turkey
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Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A single-camera ensemble comedy following the lives of an eclectic group of detectives in a New York precinct, including one slacker who is forced to shape up when he gets a new boss.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police station, workplace situations, verbal byplay, investigation, teamwork, crimes, policewoman, coworker, boss and employee, police detective, arrest, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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Gold (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Spanish soldiers battle indigenous tribes and their own brutal natures as they search for a legendary city built of gold.
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, disturbing, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: amazon rainforest, conquistador, danger, contests and competitions, tribe, city, youth, society, soldier, friendship, rain forest, love
Time: contemporary
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