Movies and TV shows set in europe

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in europe ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, melancholic, suspense and clever films and TV shows about / with mentor, death, violence, runaway, catastrophe, murder, brutality, dialogue, crimes and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as europe: Missing (2012), The Portrait of a Lady (1996), Reign (2013), Inferno (2016), Hostel (2005), The Invisible Circus (2001), Beyond the Clouds (1995), Crazy Six (1997), Fury (2014), Headhunters (2011).

List of movies set in europe

Missing (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Becca Winstone learns that her son, Michael, disappears while studying abroad, and it's a race against time when she travels to Europe to track him down. A surprising turn of events reveals just how far one mother will go to protect her ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns
Plot: kidnapping, search, conspiracy, track down, parents and children, crimes, forced into action, investigation, danger, family relations, missing person, disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
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The Portrait of a Lady (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Ms. Isabel Archer isn't afraid to challenge societal norms. Impressed by her free spirit, her kindhearted cousin writes her into his fatally ill father's will. Suddenly rich and independent, Isabelle ventures into the world, along the way ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, intellectual, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, money, romance, couple relations, manipulation, fall in love, infidelity, impossible love, male female relationship, unhappy marriage, art, girl ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1870s, 18th century
Place: europe, england, rome italy, florence italy, egypt ...
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Reign (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Mary, Queen of Scots, faces political and sexual intrigue in the treacherous world of the French court.
Style: sexy, serious, stylized, tense, realistic ...
Plot: queen, royal family, intrigue, royal court, love triangle, aristocracy, rivalry, palaces castles and temples, female protagonist, state affairs, historical character, power struggle ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, scotland, europe
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Inferno (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After waking up in a hospital with amnesia, professor Robert Langdon and a doctor must race against time to foil a deadly global plot.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, mind bending, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, adventure, danger, memory loss, treasure hunt, riddles and clues, museum, chases and races, race against time, religions or cults, amnesia, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe, florence italy, florence, istanbul turkey ...
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Hostel (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Iceland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three backpackers head to a Slovakian city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, torture, psychopath, surgery, survival, captivity, danger, deadly, gory, crimes, torment, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: slovakia, europe, amsterdam, iceland
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If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of travelers from the United States race through seven countries in 18 days.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: tour guide, tourist, romance, couple relations, love and romance, nothing goes right, escapades, disorder, culture clash, fish out of water, on the road, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, west germany, france, switzerland, belgium ...
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The Invisible Circus (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After learning that her sister, Faith (Cameron Diaz), has committed suicide in Portugal, Phoebe (Jordana Brewster), an 18-year-old hippie, decides to uproot from her San Francisco home to travel to Europe. Phoebe hopes to discover and experience the ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, sexy, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: suicide, father, family relations, youth, human nature, coming of age, terrorism, haunted by the past, on the road, politics, teenage life, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france, san francisco
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The Prince & Me 3: A Royal Honeymoon (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At last! The newly crowned King of Denmark, Edward, and his wife and Queen, Dr. Paige Morgan, find time to fly to Belavia for their secret honeymoon. What better way to spend the Christmas holidays than at a fabulous ski resort? But as they take a ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: queen, vacation, honeymoon, cinderella story, wooing, royal family, environmentalism, true love, society, couples, head of state, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, denmark
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Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, invites to an inner travel, as Antonioni says "towards ...
Style: touching, erotic, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, romance, midlife crisis, filmmaking, dishonesty, couples, human nature, lovers reunited, destructive relationship, love and romance, couple relations ...
Place: europe, italy, france, mexico, paris france
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Crazy Six (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA, Slovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a crumbling Europe, powerful mafia families have emerged from the anarchy to vie for control of the lucrative arms trade.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: criminal's revenge, rivalry, drug dealing, law enforcement, master criminal, government agency, addiction, life is a bitch, gangsters, crimes, violence, crime boss ...
Time: future
Place: europe, eastern europe
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Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, China, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Last months of World War II in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant in the 2nd Armored Division named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank called "Fury" and its five-man ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, military, nazi germany, world war two, heroism, american soldier, battles, rivalry, heroic mission, battle zone, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany, mine
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Headhunters (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary..
Style: dark humor, captivating, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, pre-teens
Plot: dishonesty, surveillance, mercenary, heist, chase, art theft, deception, art thief, painting, thief, mind game, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe, scandinavia, oslo norway
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Jeanne Dielman, 23 Commerce Quay, 1080 Brussels (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 202 min.
Story: A lonely widowed housewife does her daily chores, takes care of her apartment where she lives with her teenage son, and turns the occasional trick to make ends meet. Slowly, her ritualized daily routines begin to fall apart.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: single mother, widow, family relations, couples, life is a bitch, mother son relationship, chores, single parent, school, housewife, feminism, prostitute ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, belgium, brussels, brussels belgium, france
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Blood Brides (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A madman haunted by the ghost of his ex-wife carves a corpse-laden trail.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, surreal, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, woman in danger, crimes, gory, deadly, family life, fashion, homicidal maniac, serial murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, emotional, twist ending ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, afterlife, investigation, haunted by the past, boarding school, seance, teacher, uncover truth, fear, children, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, post world war one, 1920s
Place: england, europe, london
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Paganini (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Kinski believed that he lived through the same experiences as the legendary "devil violinist" Niccolo Paganini, who set whole Europe of the 19th century into frenzy and through whose personality Kinski offers us an incredibly profound and ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: classical music, ambition, musician's life, music, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, sexual relations, violin, death of protagonist, older man younger woman, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, venice
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Blade of the Ripper (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Austria
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Newly married to an older man, Julie returns to Vienna, where a razor wielding slasher is killing women. Jean, her cruel and sadistic former lover, immediately contacts her, certain that only he can satisfy her strange vice. But she rejects him. She ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, psycho film, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery killer, murder, obsession, love triangle, mysterious character, cult, danger, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: europe, austria, sicily italy
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The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles is an American television series that aired on ABC from March 4, 1992, to July 24, 1993. Filming took place in various locations around Wilmington, North Carolina and on the campus of UNCW. The series was an Amblin ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: adventure, treasure hunter, adventurer, heroes, escapades, youth, rivalry, french, german, travel, archaeologist, master villain ...
Place: europe
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Lilya 4-Ever (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Lilya lives in poverty and dreams of a better life. Her mother moves to the United States and abandons her to her aunt, who neglects her. Lilya hangs out with her friends, Natasha and Volodya, who is suicidal. Desperate for money, she starts working ...
Style: sincere, bleak, serious, thought provoking, harsh ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, poverty, sexual abuse, downfall, teenage life, social decay, human trafficking, rape, redemption, youth, forced prostitution ...
Place: sweden, europe, estonia, mcdonald's restaurant, denmark ...
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Target (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Texan with a secret past (Gene Hackman) searches Europe with his son (Matt Dillon) after the KGB kidnaps his wife (Gayle Hunnicutt).
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, missing person, father son relationship, rescue, espionage, daring rescue, secret agents, parents and children, crimes, haunted by the past, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, usa, texas, france, dallas texas ...
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When in Rome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After fishing out coins from a water fountain in Italy, cynical New Yorker Beth Harper finds herself being wooed by several ardent suitors. As she deals with the attention, Beth tries to figure out whether a charming reporter really loves her.
Style: humorous, romantic, feel good, sweet, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, romance, love and romance, wooing, couples, miraculous event, wish come true, looking for love, singleness, fall in love, spell, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, new york, italy, manhattan new york city, rome italy ...
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National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: travel, dysfunctional family, on the road, family vacation, family problems, nothing goes right, family relations, parents and children, fish out of water, danger, disorder, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, germany, italy, france ...
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Rush (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, racecar driver, sport, rise to the top, rivalry, human spirit, world champion, uninhibited rivalry, athlete's life, ambition, contests and competitions, rising to stardom ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1975, year 1970 ...
Place: europe, japan, new york, france, italy ...
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Armour of God (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Asian Hawk, an Indiana Jones-style adventurer looking to make a fortune in exotic antiquities. After Hawk discovers a mysterious sword in Africa, a band of Satan-worshipping monks kidnap his ex-girlfriend Lorelei, demanding the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, master warrior, treasure hunt, kidnapping, adventurer, auction, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, daring rescue, danger, martial arts, save the day ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, hong kong, china, tokyo, spain ...
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Deep Red (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried.
Style: psychological, gothic, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, family in danger, psychopath, danger, serial killer, investigation, mental illness, track down, mind game, woman in danger, intrigue, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy, lebanon, australia
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Band of Brothers (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 594 min.
Story: Drawn from interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as their journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men from paratrooper training in Georgia through the end of the war. As an elite rifle company ...
Style: epic, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, military life, battles, war, sniper, gory, friendship, behind enemy lines, human spirit, patriotism, self sacrifice ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, france, belgium, austria ...
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Mata Hari (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia, Portugal, Ukraine
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A sex icon becomes a spy during one of the most important wars of the 20th century.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional, disturbing
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: espionage, femme fatale, working undercover, dishonesty, undercover, danger, tragic hero, seductress
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s
Place: europe, france
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Neon Flesh (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Sweden, Argentina
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hoping to earn his mother's respect, a young hustler-turned-businessman tries to open a brothel with his two useless buddies.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, dark humor, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, crimes, criminal heroes, lifestyle, friends, disorder, sex scene, coitus, female nudity, pimp, redemption, sibling relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
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Jekyll & Hyde (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Henry Jekyll is a troubled man. His wife died of pneumonia. He wants his sister-in-law, but her father forbids any contact. And his experiments into the dual nature of man have yielded a personality-splitting drug that he has tested on himself, ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: split personality, laboratory, gothic horror, rivalry, mentally unstable, experiment gone awry, crimes, supernatural ability, switching roles, antidote, disorder, drug abuse ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, london, england
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Mona Lisa (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: George is a small-time crook just out of prison who discovers his tough-guy image is out of date. Reduced to working as a minder/driver for high class call girl Simone, he has to agree when she asks him to find a young colleague from her King's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, intense, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, chauffeur, crime, gangsters, friendship, redemption, opposites attract, social differences, couples, romance, hopes ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, england, london, brighton
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