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, visually appealing, intense and suspense films and TV shows about / with death, murder, runaway, catastrophe, dialogue, culture clash, female nudity, brutality, destiny and violence plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as europe: Beyond the Clouds (1995), Missing (2012), The Portrait of a Lady (1996), Reign (2013), Inferno (2016), Hostel (2005), The Invisible Circus (2001), Crazy Six (1997), Fury (2014), Headhunters (2011).

List of movies set in europe

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, atmospheric, serious, psychological ...
Plot: male nudity, infidelity, love triangle, romance, love and romance, love affair, dishonesty, unfulfilled love, fall in love, lovers reunited, couples, filmmaking ...
Place: europe, italy, france, paris france, mexico
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 6.9
 9K
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, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious
Plot: search, kidnapping, conspiracy, investigation, parents and children, crimes, track down, retired, heroes, danger, family relations, missing person ...
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, infidelity, fall in love, unhappy marriage, male female relationship, impossible love, art, girl ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1870s, victorian era, 18th century
Place: europe, england, italy, rome italy, florence italy ...
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 7.5
 41K
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, stylized, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: queen, royal court, royal family, aristocracy, love triangle, intrigue, female protagonist, state affairs, rivalry, palaces castles and temples, historical character, power struggle ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, scotland, europe
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 6.2
 149K
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, suspenseful, mind bending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, adventure, danger, memory loss, conspiracy, religions or cults, treasure hunt, riddles and clues, museum, chases and races, race against time, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe, florence italy, florence, venice ...
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 5.9
 164K
Hostel (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, slasher, psychopath, gory, danger, deadly, captivity, crimes, torment, survival, strong violent content, surgery ...
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: tour guide, tourist, love and romance, nothing goes right, couple relations, friends, social relations, fish out of water, on the road, disorder, escapades, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, west germany, england, belgium, france ...
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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: sentimental, touching, emotional, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: suicide, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, haunted by the past, on the road, couples, human nature, youth, family relations, terrorism, sister ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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: humorous, feel good, light, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: cinderella story, honeymoon, love and romance, couple relations, society, true love, couples, romance, hopes, environmentalism, prince, queen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, denmark
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 2.8
 1K
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: criminal's revenge, drug dealing, rivalry, law enforcement, master criminal, government agency, addiction, crimes, life is a bitch, gangsters, crime boss, violence ...
Time: future
Place: europe, eastern europe
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 7.6
 405K
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: exciting, suspenseful, tense, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, world war two, nazi germany, military, american soldier, heroism, ambush, battles, rivalry, heroic mission, battle zone ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany
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 7.5
 94K
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, thief, mind game, crime, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe, scandinavia, oslo norway
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 8.2
 318K
Downfall (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still ...
Style: national socialism, bleak, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: hitler, war, third reich, nazism, confined, adolf hitler, suicide, paranoia, war crime, traitor, loyalty, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, frankfurt germany, berlin germany, prague czechoslovakia ...
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Double Identity (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Chechnya, an American doctor takes a detour in life when he helps a mysterious woman escape from her would-be assailant.
Style: serious, rough, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, gangsters, mysterious character, on the run, mistaken identity, woman in danger, save the lady, daring rescue, crimes, heroes, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, year 1992, 1990s
Place: europe, bulgaria
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 6.9
 3K
Will (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Will is an 2012 British sports drama directed by Ellen Perry and starring Damian Lewis, Jane March and Bob Hoskins. .At the start of the film, eleven year-old Liverpool fan Will Brennan is at a boarding school in the south of England, due to his ...
Style: emotional, uplifting, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: orphan, escapades, ambition, youth, on the road, human spirit, life is a bitch, sport, family, hopes, nun, child protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: europe, england, istanbul turkey, turkey
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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: mother son relationship, single mother, widow, life is a bitch, couples, family relations, chores, single parent, school, housewife, prostitute, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, belgium, france, brussels belgium, brussels
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 6.4
 3K
Blood Brides (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy, France
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, deadly, gory, family life, fashion, serial murder, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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 6.5
 62K
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: scary, suspenseful, emotional, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, afterlife, teacher, investigation, haunted by the past, boarding school, uncover truth, fear, life is a bitch, countryside, boarding school life ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, post world war one
Place: england, europe, london
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 7.3
 15K
Il Divo (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The narration spans the period since the seventh election of Andreotti as Prime Minister of Italy in 1992, until the trial in which he was accused of collusion with the Mafia.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, controversial, enigmatic ...
Plot: political corruption, mafia, murder, prime minister, italian history, photographer, blackmail, state affairs, politics, head of state, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, 1990s, year 1992, year 1991, year 1993 ...
Place: italy, europe, palermo italy, moscow russia, rome italy ...
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 5.4
 901
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, musician's life, ambition, music, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, older man younger woman, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, violin, death of protagonist ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, venice
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 7.5
 35K
Man Bites Dog (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The activities of rampaging, indiscriminate serial killer Ben are recorded by a willingly complicit documentary team, who eventually become his accomplices and active participants. Ben provides casual commentary on the nature of his work and ...
Style: disturbing, dark humor, humorous, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, sexual abuse, murder, brutality, crime, robbery, ambition, satire, media, disorder, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, quarry
Place: europe, belgium, brussels, brussels belgium
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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: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, psycho film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery killer, obsession, murder, love triangle, danger, woman in danger, cult, mysterious character, dangerous attraction, who done it, power relations ...
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: humorous, captivating, exciting, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: adventure, treasure hunter, adventurer, youth, escapades, heroes, german, french, rivalry, travel, archaeologist, master villain ...
Place: europe
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 7.8
 41K
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: bleak, serious, sincere, thought provoking, harsh ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, poverty, downfall, human trafficking, social decay, teenage life, teenage prostitution, forced prostitution, redemption, youth ...
Place: sweden, europe, estonia, russia, denmark
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Nothing to Declare (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: During the elimination of the Belgian/French border in the 90s, a Belgian customs officer is forced to team up with one of his French counterparts.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: culture clash, reluctant partners, customs officer, snobbism, unsupportive coworkers, politics, society, partners, frontier town, comedy duo, colleague colleague relationship, social relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, 80s, year 1993 ...
Place: belgium, france, europe
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 6.0
 4K
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, espionage, rescue, crimes, secret agents, daring rescue, parents and children, danger, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, texas, usa, frankfurt germany ...
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 5.6
 59K
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, chick flick, date night
Plot: love, romance, love and romance, couples, wooing, miraculous event, spell, looking for love, wish come true, singleness, fall in love, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, manhattan new york city, rome italy, new york ...
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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, nothing goes right, family problems, disorder, fish out of water, danger, parents and children, family relations, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, germany, france, italy ...
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The Red Siren (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Nearly 13, Alice rebels, telling the Paris police that her mother is a murderer. Alice has no evidence; her mother, Eva, rich and powerful, avoids charges. Alice promptly runs away, determined to find her dad whom she claims lives in Portugal. The ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police station, hitman, danger, rivalry, on the run, police investigation, law enforcement, deadly, master criminal, vigilantism, good versus evil, manhunt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, asia, paris france, lisbon portugal
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 8.1
 413K
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, rise to the top, sport, rivalry, human spirit, world champion, race car, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, athlete's life, rising to stardom ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1970, year 1976 ...
Place: europe, ibiza, mount fuji, brazil, japan ...
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