Movies and TV shows set in canada

Save
this
list

to
canada
 1063
canada movies
The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in canada ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, melancholic, talky, humorous, touching and dramatic films and TV shows about / with dialogue, friendship, catastrophe, storytelling, mentor, culture clash, death, runaway, drinking and relationships plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Canada, USA, France and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as canada: Rookie Blue (2010), The Listener (2009), One Week (2008), Lost Girl (2010), Bitten (2014), Between (2015), What If (2013), C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005), Trailer Park Boys: The Movie (2006), Last Night (1998).
The list contains the best films ordered by rating. Click "View All" to show all items.
Lost Girl
Drama, Fantasy
Canada
44 min.
 7.7
C.R.A.Z.Y.
Comedy, Drama
Canada
127 min.
 8.0
The list contains the new films ordered by year. Click "View All" to show all items.
 7.3
Tremors: A Cold Day in Hell
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA, South Africa
98 min.
 5.1

List of movies set in canada

 7.7
 15K
Rookie Blue
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Ambitious young cops try to prove themselves in their high-stakes careers, in which the smallest mistake can have deadly consequences. At the core of the close-knit group is perfectionist Andy McNally, whose father was a homicide detective before he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: crime, law enforcement, fighting crime, policewoman, workplace situations, workplace romance, relationship vs career, honest law enforcer, rookie, shooting, peril, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 7K
The Listener
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Toby Logan is a highly skilled paramedic with a secret – he can read minds. Toby never really knew his parents and grew up in foster care, this coupled with his secret, which he shares with no one, has made him a bit of a loner. Until now, Toby ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, emotional, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural ability, uncover truth, telepathy, investigation, rescue, haunted by the past, danger, heroes, lifesaver, up and down relationship, urban, paramedic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 7.1
 11K
One Week
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ben Tyler (Joshua Jackson) has been diagnosed with cancer. With a grim chance of survival in the best case scenario even if he immediately begins treatment, he instead decides to take a motorcycle trip from Toronto through the Canadian prairies to ...
Style: realistic, road movie, serious, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, terminal illness, destiny, high school, motorcycle, road trip, cancer, travel, on the road, relationships, depression, life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, british columbia, cross country, pacific ocean
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 26K
Lost Girl
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Lost Girl focuses on the gorgeous and charismatic Bo, a supernatural being called a succubus who feeds on the energy of humans, sometimes with fatal results. Refusing to embrace her supernatural clan and its rigid hierarchy, Bo is a renegade who ...
Style: sexy, captivating, exciting, not serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: supernatural, femme fatale, female protagonist, female friendship, werewolf, crime, succubus, supernatural ability, love triangle, curses spells and rituals, interspecies romance, doctor ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 14K
Bitten
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Elena Micheals thought she left the world of supernatural behind when she left Stonehaven behind 'for good this time' she thought. Until the night she got the mysterious call from her pack leader asking her to come back. So now she is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, mystery, danger, blood, secret identity, strong female character, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, double life, self defense, dishonesty, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 7K
Between
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Between is the story of a town under siege from a mysterious disease that has wiped out everybody except those 21 years old and under. The series explores the power vacuum that results when a government has quarantined a 10-mile diameter area and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: quarantine, virus, isolation, youth, confined, survival, death, danger, crimes, escape attempt, rivalry, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 62K
What If
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Wallace, a medical school dropout, has been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. So while everyone around him, including his roommate Allan, seems to be finding the perfect partner, Wallace decides to put his love life on hold. It is then that ...
Style: romantic, sweet, talky, touching, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, platonic, couple relations, love, love story, destiny, twentysomething life, cheating, long distance relationship, happy ending, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ireland, london, medical school, taiwan
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 8.0
 30K
C.R.A.Z.Y.
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A story of two love affairs. A father's love for his five sons. And one son's love for his father, a love so strong it compels him to live a lie. That son is Zac Beaulieu, born on the 25th of December 1960, different from all his brothers, ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: coming of age, gay, childhood, sexuality, father son relationship, dysfunctional family, storytelling, redemption, catholicism, homosexuality, family drama, coming-of-age ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: canada, quebec, holy land, montreal quebec, israel ...
Is relevant ?
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in a separate storyline not related to the "Trailer Park Boys" Television show, but with the same lovable characters. The boys get arrested for robbing an ATM machine and spend 18 months in jail. When the get out, they decide to pull ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: crime, drugs, anti heroes, marijuana, male nudity, buddies, social misfits, drug dealing, drinking, heist, chaos and mayhem, weed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, nova scotia
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 9K
Last Night
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Various citizens of Toronto anxiously await the end of the world, which is occurring at the stroke of midnight on New Year's Day. While widower Patrick Wheeler braces for his fate, he meets Sandra, the wife of a businessman who is intent on ...
Style: emotional, semi serious, gloomy, cerebral, melancholic ...
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, chaos, human nature, suicide, drinking, loneliness, urban, natural disaster, multiple storylines, solitude, humanity ...
Time: 21st century, turn of the century, future
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
Is relevant ?
The Sweet Hereafter
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, lawyer, redemption, betrayal, father daughter relationship, death, greed, sexual abuse, guilt, adultery, hotshot lawyer, innocence lost ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 22K
Fly Away Home
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Amy is only 13 years old when her mother is killed. She goes to Canada to live with her father, an eccentric inventor whom she barely knows. Amy is miserable in her new life... until she discovers a nest of goose eggs that were abandoned when a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: family, father daughter relationship, birds, single parent, young heroes, beautiful scenery, parenthood, childhood, divorce, dealing with death, children, animals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, new zealand
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Good Cop, Bad Cop
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When the body of the executive of hockey Benoit Brisset is found on the billboard of the border of Quebec and Ontario, the jurisdiction of the crime is shared between the two police forces and detectives David Bouchard from Montreal and Martin Ward ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, crime, serial killer, culture clash, french, buddies, stereotypes, bollywood, dialogue, violence, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, france, montreal quebec
Is relevant ?
Men with Brooms
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A witty and clever comedy that follows four longtime curling friends reunited by the last wishes of their recently deceased coach and set out to win the Golden Broom. Realising that the out of shape crew will be hard-pressed to win without a coach, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Plot: small town, friendship, sport, redemption, underdog, contests and competitions, olympics, sarcasm, foul language, family, parents and children, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
Better Than Chocolate
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Not long after moving into her own place, Maggie finds herself with two unsolicited roommates: her recently divorced mother, Lila, and her young brother. The timing is especially bad, considering Maggie has fallen hard for an attractive woman, Kim, ...
Style: sexual, sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, romance, censorship, sex, coming out, divorce, fall in love, gay, sexuality, love story, relationships, pornography ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, vancouver
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 14K
Strange Brew
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Something is rotten at the Elsinore Brewery. Bob and Doug Mackenzie (as seen on SCTV) help the orphan Pam regain the brewery founded by her recently-deceased father. But to do so, they must confront the suspicious Brewmeister Smith and two teams of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, chase, beer, buddies, farce, dumb, drinking, stupidity, goofy hero, brewery, dialogue, obsessive quest ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 12K
Snow Cake
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A drama focused on the friendship between a high-functioning autistic woman and a man who is traumatized after a fatal car accident.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: small town, autism, mental illness, redemption, destiny, disability, depression, death in the family, rock, snow, psychiatry, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 6K
Black Robe
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Canada, Australia, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the 17th century a Jesuit priest and a young companion are escorted through the wilderness of Quebec by Algonquin Indians to find a distant mission in the dead of winter. The Jesuit experiences a spiritual journey while his young companion falls ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, thought provoking, harsh ...
Plot: culture clash, wilderness, religion, christianity, christian, native americans, indians, adventurer, adventure, catholicism, violence, french ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: canada, quebec, india, france
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When the four boys see an R-rated movie featuring Canadians Terrance and Philip, they are pronounced "corrupted", and their parents pressure the United States to wage war against Canada.
Style: humorous, clever, cynical, witty, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, censorship, death, violence, buddies, foul language, sarcasm, mischievous children, irreverent, free speech, stupidity, pornography ...
Place: canada, colorado, usa
Is relevant ?
Seducing Doctor Lewis
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A much-needed boost, in the form of a new factory, is promised to the residents of the tiny fishing village St. Marie-La-Mauderne, provided they can lure a doctor to take up full-time residency on the island. Inspired, the villagers devise a scheme ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: island, culture clash, small town, fish, comedy of errors, cons and scams, doctors, friendship, village, village life, life philosophy, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, australia, montreal, quebec
Is relevant ?
The Hanging Garden
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: William, a once obese and troubled teen, goes back to his family's home after being gone, without word, for ten years and finds it (and his family) haunted with his past. He had moved to the city and become a fit, well-adjusted gay man, but ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, suicide, gay, suicide attempt, male nudity, sexuality, runaway, drugs/alcohol, family drama, secrets, family life ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, nova scotia, tokyo
Is relevant ?
Map of the Human Heart
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Australia, UK, Canada, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Fantastic improbabilities, happenstance and the undying bridge of love are part of this romantic fantasy about an Inuit who crosses years, oceans and the ravages of WWII to find his childhood love, a Metis girl, but finds that their cultures are the ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, heartbreaking ...
Plot: romance, friendship, destiny, hospital, runaway, loneliness, dishonesty, love story, wartime, childhood, unlikely friendships, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 1960s, 1940s, year 1965 ...
Place: canada, england, germany, montreal quebec canada
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 15K
Starbuck
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Starbuck is a 2011 Canadian comedy film directed by Ken Scott and written by Martin Petit and Ken Scott. The main character David Wozniak is a perpetual adolescent who discovers that, as a sperm donor, he has fathered 533 children. David, a ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: self discovery, lawyer, adolescence vs adulthood, drugs/alcohol, happy ending, lawsuit, mentor, urban, children, love story, identity, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Mambo Italiano
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When an Italian man comes out of the closet, it affects both his life and his crazy family.
Style: humorous, touching, not serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, immigrants, culture clash, family, coming out, wedding, family life, stereotypes, romance, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec
Is relevant ?
New Waterford Girl
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A gifted teenager, dreaming of life beyond her small town, becomes inspired when a 15-year-old girl from New York moves in next door.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, small town, friendship, teenager, drinking, dysfunctional family, teacher, pregnancy, follow your dream, eccentricity, relationships, coming-of-age ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada, usa, new york, new jersey, nova scotia
Is relevant ?
The Snow Walker
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A bush pilot in nothern Canada who with the aid of modernity thinks he can handle it all & knows it all. After reluctantly agreeing to transport a local indian girl to a medical facility his light plane crashes & they have to survive whilst ...
Style: emotional, serious, atmospheric, realistic, compassionate ...
Plot: survival, adventure, wilderness, friendship, stranded, nature, storytelling, isolation, beautiful scenery, love story, airplane, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
The Barbarian Invasions
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this belated sequel to 'The Decline of the American Empire', 50-something Montreal college professor, Remy, learns that he is dying of liver cancer. He decides to make amends meet to his friends and family before he dies. He first tries ...
Style: talky, witty, touching, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, cancer, terminal illness, culture clash, hospital, aging, death, father son relationship, adultery, dying, wine, drug addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, middle ages
Place: canada, quebec, chile, athens greece, alaska ...
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 1K
The Grey Fox
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Old West highwayman Bill Miner, known to Pinkertons as "The Gentleman Bandit," is released in 1901 after 33 years in prison, a genial and charming old man. He goes to Washington to live and work with his sister's family. But the world ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, touching, harsh ...
Plot: redemption, criminal heroes, crime, gunfight, crimes, mentor, runaway, train, character study, wilderness, golden years, civil war ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: canada, usa, california, british columbia, washington state ...
Is relevant ?

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
Take This Waltz
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Spain, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Twenty-eight-year-old Margot is happily married to Lou, a good-natured cookbook author. But when Margot meets Daniel, a handsome artist who lives across the street, their mutual attraction is undeniable.
Style: talky, touching, psychological, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, romance, artist, strong sexual content, couples, relationships, loneliness, love, marriage, crumbling marriage, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
Hard Core Logo
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bruce Macdonald follows punk bank Hard Core Logo on a harrowing last-gasp reunion tour throughout Western Canada. As magnetic lead-singer Joe Dick holds the whole magilla together through sheer force of will, all the tensions and pitfalls of life on ...
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, clever, biting ...
Plot: punk, music, violence, friendship, rock and roll, buddies, betrayal, storytelling, on the road, music band, vengeance, musician's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, british columbia
Is relevant ?

TOP 5 movies for each similar tag

canadian
canadian movies
Bunker 2014
6.6
Monsieur Lazhar 2011
7.5
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North 1961
7.0
Terry 2005
7.9
New Waterford Girl 1999
7.0
View all
toronto ontario canada
toronto ontario canada movies
Seeing Things 1981
8.1
Murdoch Mysteries 2008
8.1
Killshot 2008
6.0
Paris, France 1993
5.2
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World 2010
7.5
View all
quebec
quebec movies
Ravenous 2017
6.0
C.R.A.Z.Y. 2005
8.0
Mommy 2014
8.1
10 1/2 2010
7.1
Aurore 2005
7.4
View all
montreal quebec
montreal quebec movies
Funkytown 2011
6.3
Laurence Anyways 2012
7.7
Afterglow 1997
6.1
Agnes of God 1985
6.6
Heartbeats 2010
7.2
View all
wilderness
wilderness movies
Into the Wild 2007
8.1
The Grey 2011
6.8
The Revenant 2015
8.0
A Walk in the Woods 2015
6.3
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey 1993
6.9
View all
snow
snow movies
Murder on the Orient Express 2017
6.5
The Simpsons Movie 2007
7.3
Norm of the North 2016
3.6
Frozen 2013
7.5
The Shining 1980
8.4
View all
french canadian
french canadian movies
Beloved 2011
6.2
Harry and the Hendersons 1987
5.9
Tokyo Fianc?e 2014
6.4
C.R.A.Z.Y. 2005
8.0
The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard 2005
7.7
View all
touching
touching movies
The Green Mile 1999
8.5
Patch Adams 1998
6.7
Still Alice 2014
7.5
The Fault in Our Stars 2014
7.8
If I Stay 2014
6.8
View all