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 exciting, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, serious and captivating films and TV shows about / with city, murder, violence, blood, revenge, chase, urban, redemption, police officer and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as city: Room (2005), Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015), Redcon-1 (2018), Yamakasi (2001), Nash Bridges (1996), Critical Thinking (2020), I Just Want My Pants Back (2012), Satan's Church (2017), City on Fire (1979), Nuclear (2009).

List of city movies

 4.5
 415
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: psychological, atmospheric, contemplative, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, loneliness, city, housewife, migraine, self discovery, family relations, journey, anxiety, hotel, emptiness, a vision ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, texas, houston texas
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Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
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, not serious, light, claymation ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: countryside, adventure, farm, dog, sheep, friendship, city, best friends, imaginary, animal life, family, farmer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, quarry, 70s
Place: london
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 4.2
 3K
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, scary, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, soldier, fictional war, zombie apocalypse, zombie survival, city, military, rescue mission, virus, zombie outbreak, swat team, scientist ...
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 6.2
 11K
Yamakasi (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Yamakasi - Les samouraïs des temps modernes is a 2001 French movie written by Luc Besson. It demonstrates the skills of the Yamakasi, a group of traceurs who battle against injustice in the Paris ghetto. They use parkour to steal from the rich in ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, witty, sincere, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: parkour, extreme sport, chase, youth, police, thief, friends, unlikely criminals, gang, juvenile delinquency, crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 6.8
 6K
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, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, fighting crime, law enforcement, parents and children, crimes, partners, police investigation, workplace, single parent, rivalry, family problems, photographic memory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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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, captivating, psychological, thought provoking
Plot: chess, high school, city, life is a bitch, unconventional method, social problems, hardcase students, classroom, teachers and students, contest, youth, society ...
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, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, youth, friends, young adult, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, looking for sex, lifestyle, sexual content, twentysomething life, city life, city ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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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, bleak, disturbing, scary, rough
Plot: satanic cult, worship, battles, faith, trust, priest, devil, religion, satan, death, book, darkness ...
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 4.2
 1K
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, captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: arson, revenge, explosion, burning building, fire, catastrophe, rescue, trapped, disaster film, city, firefighter, oil refinery ...
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 5.2
 15
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: suspense, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: fictional war, heroes, undercover, terror, terrorist, nuclear, swat, destruction, city, explosion, explosive, fire ...
Place: los angeles, new york
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 6.9
 70
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: suspense, ambiguous ending, unusual plot structure, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: killer, superhero, serial killer, violence, love, forbidden love, ghetto, city, vigilante, murder, alienation, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: copenhagen, denmark, europe, copenhagen denmark
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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, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: realtor, money, fired from the job, greed, corruption, murder, seduction, adultery, broker, salesman, femme fatale, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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 2.1
 969
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, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, deadly creature, save the day, supernatural, danger, race against time, escapades, military, deadly, crocodile, creature feature, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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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, breathtaking, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, drug lord, drug smuggling, police brutality, drug dealing, gangsters, anti heroes, anti hero, car chase, informant, neo noir, frenchman ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, marseille, manhattan new york city, united states ...
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 4.9
 1K
Deadly Eyes (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, Hong Kong
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
Plot: rat, mutant, subway, professor, animal attack, city, chemical, blood, gore, bowling, bowling alley, baby ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, ontario canada
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 7.1
 1K
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, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: prophet, bible, desert, heroic mission, miraculous event, redemption, society, adventure, human spirit, hopes, bible story, city ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, middle east, jordan
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Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final and most dangerous mission yet. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all. Anyone who ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tragic ending, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: desert, maze, cure, pandemic, vaccine, battles, murder, scientist, teenage hero, imprisonment, terminal illness, danger ...
Time: future
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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, bleak, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, secret identity, batman, chaos and mayhem, explosion, double life, police detective, tragic villain, nuclear threat, disguise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, italy, pentagon
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 5.7
 231
Wives (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The first of Anja Breiens Wives trilogy.
Plot: city, party, rebel, weekend, feminism, female director, women
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Crocodile Dundee (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a New York reporter plucks crocodile hunter Dundee from the Australian Outback for a visit to the Big Apple, it's a clash of cultures and a recipe for good-natured comedy as naïve Dundee negotiates the concrete jungle. Dundee proves that ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: culture clash, adventure, tourist, fish out of water, escapades, opposites attract, adventurer, society, love and romance, fall in love, crocodile, newspaper ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
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 5.0
 70
Blackout (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police officer suspects that a local husband and father who has recently undergone facial surgery because of injuries received in a car accident is in reality the same man who committed a quadruple murder several years before.
Plot: city, investigation, neo-noir, neo noir, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, private detective, sex, blood, gangster
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 2.8
 143
City of Blood (1987)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A medical examiner investigating a series of prostitute murders discovers that the culprit is an ancient tribal witch doctor come back to life.
Style: cult film
Plot: weapons, serial killer, prostitute, murder, police, revenge, city, dream, mask, doctor, burnout, hallucination ...
Time: 80s
Place: south africa
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 5.6
 54
Crosstalk (1982)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Only the computer saw the murder...and it liked what it saw...
Plot: city, brunette, villain, tenant, screaming in fear, airplane, egg, handbag, crime victim, underwater scene, saving a life, adultery ...
Place: sydney australia
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 5.3
 183
A Bus Came… (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five episodes connects on a magic bus in the center of Budapest.
Plot: city, bus, travel, sadness, love, shoes, accident, morning, mountaineer, bus driver, man with glasses, red shoes ...
Place: budapest, budapest hungary, hungary
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 6.6
 214
Final Jeopardy (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A small-town couple find themselves stranded in an unfamiliar, and unfriendly, big city. Weaving in and out of the proceedings are a bunch of murderous criminals with names like DOA, Ice and Slash. The couple are in for a night that they won't ...
Plot: city, gang, husband wife relationship, violence, fight, pursuit, telephone, night, street life, terror, escape, manhunt ...
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 7.7
 8K
Not One Less (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Teacher Gao loves the students in his poor village and is devoted to educating them in the hope of their greater futures. When he is called away to tend to his dying mother for a month, the Mayor calls in an inexperienced 13 year-old replacement, ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: coming of age, teacher, elementary school, studying, classroom, village, mountain, food, mayor, promise, money, city ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: china, tokyo, japan, new jersey, iran
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Zero Tolerance (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Johan is a two-fisted Gothenburg cop who finds himself in a shoot-out with jewel robbers. After the smoke has cleared, one robber, shot by his accomplice, and an innocent bystander, are dead. Three witnesses, including Helen, identify thug ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: chase, murder, false accusation, threat, police officer, revenge, witness, city, burglar, gunfight, robbery, police ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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Mad Dog and Glory (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wayne Dobie is a shy cop whose low-key demeanor has earned him the affectionate nickname "Mad Dog." After Mad Dog saves the life of Frank Milo, a crime boss and aspiring stand-up comedian, he's offered the company of an attractive ...
Style: clever, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), singing, police, city, police officer, fistfight, crimes, crime, romance, criminal heroes, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young Gatlin residents are orphaned after the younger brother kills their father. The terror of Gatlin goes urban when the two boys are placed in the custody of two foster parents in the city. The younger brother takes some corn seeds along for ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, blood, good versus evil, telekinesis, corn, blood splatter, killer child, city, priest, dream within a dream, supernatural, gory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, nebraska
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 5.7
 600
Badge 373 (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When his partner is killed, tough Irish detective Eddie Ryan (Robert Duvall) vows to avenge the death, whatever the cost. As he begins unraveling clues, his behavior becomes so outrageous that he's obliged to turn in his badge, but the ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, police officer, city, sociopath, rivalry, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, crime, obsessive quest, police investigation, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, puerto rico
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