Movies and TV shows set in toronto ontario canada

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in toronto ontario canada ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, sincere, sentimental and tense films and TV shows about / with love and romance, friendship, couples, family relations, female nudity, youth, hospital, crime, loneliness and parents and children plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in Canada, USA, France and other countries.
toronto ontario canada
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toronto ontario canada movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as toronto ontario canada: The Dating Guy (2009), Haunted or Hoax (2016), Plague City: SARS in Toronto (2005), Transplant (2020), Degrassi: Next Class (2016), Saving Hope (2012), Half a Person (2007), Owning Mahowny (2003), Kim's Convenience (2016), Da Kink in My Hair (2007).

List of movies set in toronto ontario canada

 3.4
 348
The Dating Guy (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A group of young 20-somethings engage in a multitude of sleazy sexual escapades.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, adult animation ...
Plot: love and romance, friends, couples, twenty something, friends who hate each other, male female friendship, dating, raccoon, slut, male virgin, casual sex, sex
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Haunted or Hoax (2016)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: Casey and Jac are the creators of a new website called Haunted or Hoax. Together, they visit some of the most terrifying and creepy locations in an effort to determine if the paranormal stories they have heard are true. First on their list is the ...
Style: dark, bleak, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, hoax, investigation, haunted, friends, friendship, spirit, chase, death, danger, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, australia
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Plague City: SARS in Toronto (2005)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The once clean and healthy city of Toronto becomes the pariah of the western world when a deadly chain of infection lands in the city. Panic spreads as the number of SARS cases increases as there are no effective treatments.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking
Plot: public health, doctors and patients, hopes, society, life is a bitch, politics, deadly, plague, terminal illness, epidemic, disease, medical profession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, toronto ontario canada, canada
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 7.9
 2K
Transplant (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Bashir Hamed, a Syrian doctor with battle-tested skills in emergency medicine, makes the difficult decision to flee his country and build a new life in Canada with his younger sister Amira. Bash works to navigate a new environment after earning ...
Style: medical drama, psychological, disturbing, captivating, sincere
Plot: hospital, intelligence, emergency room, medicine, doctor, cure, surgery, doctors and patients, doctor patient relationship, prodigy, teamwork, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Degrassi: Next Class (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Follow a group of high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors from Degrassi Community School, a fictional school in Toronto, Ontario, as they encounter some of the typical issues and challenges common to a teenager's life.
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, uplifting, sweet
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, teenage protagonist, gay relationship, high school student, friendship, rivalry, parent child relationship, teenage life, gays and lesbians, feud, guitarist, music ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 7.5
 6K
Saving Hope (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When Charlie Harris ends up in a coma, he leaves the Hope-Zion Hospital in chaos - and his fiancée and fellow surgeon, Alex Reid, in a state of shock. As the staff of Hope-Zion races to save lives, comatose Dr. Harris wanders the halls of Hope-Zee ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, touching, medical drama ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, coma, doctors and patients, ghost, figment, supernatural, fiance fiancee relationship, catatonic state, life support, supernatural power, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 3.8
 201
Half a Person (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two close friends from Sudbury, Ontario take a road trip to Toronto that will change the nature of their relationship.
Plot: best friend, road trip, on the road, coming of age, homosexual, gay, friends who hate each other, gay man has sex with a woman, friendship
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada, ontario canada
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 7.1
 13K
Owning Mahowny (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dan Mahowny was a rising star at the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. At twenty-four he was assistant manager of a major branch in the heart of Toronto's financial district. To his colleagues he was a workaholic. To his customers, he was ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sincere, suspense, melancholic ...
Plot: gambling, money, embezzlement, obsession, addiction, cheating, banker, gambling addiction, gambler, casino, crimes, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, toronto ontario canada, canada, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
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Kim's Convenience (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The funny, heartfelt story of The Kims, a Korean-Canadian family, running a convenience store in downtown Toronto. Mr. and Mrs. Kim ('Appa' and 'Umma') immigrated to Toronto in the 80's to set up shop near Regent Park and ...
Style: canadian humor, humorous, sweet, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: convenience store, family relations, parents and children, friendship, adaptation, rivalry, society, love, love and romance, brother sister relationship, friend, school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, ontario canada, canada
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Da Kink in My Hair (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the lives of a group of women who let their hair down in more ways than one at Letty's, a vibrant and bustling hair salon in Toronto's Caribbean community. Novelette, Letty's smart and capable owner, has the answers to her ...
Style: canadian humor, sitcom
Plot: hairdresser, beauty salon
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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 6.3
 34
AKP: Job 27 (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A Yakuza hitman travels to North America for his 27th job, only to find lingering memories of lost love through a chance encounter with a beautiful prostitute.
Style: silent film
Plot: yakuza, mafia, east asian lead, asian
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Friends, Lovers, & Lunatics (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An artist fired from his job comes home and discovers that his wife is having an affair and that she is leaving with her lover. He then sets off in pursuit of them, but in the process runs into another woman who is on the run from her crazed lover ...
Plot: biker, camping, professor, wife leaves husband, sleeping in a car, break up, countryside, pursuit, motorcycle, weekend, man with glasses, husband wife estrangement ...
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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 4.1
 68
The Darkside (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cab driver gets mixed up with a fare he picks up who turns out to be a porno star, and she claims she has proof that the people she is working for are producing snuff films. Her claims seem to be validated when the cabbie notices suspicious ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, video store, porn actress, cocaine, junkie, elvis impersonator, male underwear, female nudity, producer, vcr, drug addict, neo noir ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 6.8
 53
Rip-Off (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Best friends Michael, Steve, Cooly and Richie are seniors at a large Toronto high school. Foremost on their minds and that of many of their classmates are what they are going to do this upcoming summer and beyond. They don't want to waste away ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, independence, filmmaking, rock band, teenager, high school student, youth, commune, media
Time: 70s
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Giant of the 20th Century (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A yeti gets loose in downtown Toronto.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: yeti, attempted rape, crushed to death, beaten to death, monster as victim, dog, creature, grandfather, creature feature, corporate greed, falling from height, giant monster ...
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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 3.8
 309
Rent-a-Goalie (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Rent-a-Goalie is a half-hour comedy television series from Canada that aired on Showcase from 2006 - 2008. Its third season premiered 20 October 2008. The first season was nominated for three Gemini Awards, including Best Comedy Series. It was also ...
Style: sitcom, neo screwball comedy
Plot: ice hockey, russian, screwball, corrupt politician, bartender, father daughter relationship, ensemble, sexual tension, irish american, bar, swashbuckler, downtown ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
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I've Heard the Mermaids Singing (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Awkward, shy and delightfully funny, Polly Vandersma (Sheila McCarthy) is an "organizationally impaired" temporary assistant who finally gets her first permanent job at the age of 31. While she works for the curator of an art gallery, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: art gallery, art, painting, unfulfilled love, workplace situations, boss and employee, couple relations, love triangle, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, performer's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Operation Golden Phoenix (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Lebanon, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A kickboxer is hired to protect half of a valuable medallion, but an evil warlord and another kickboxer are determined to have it, no matter what it takes.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, locket, good versus evil, dishonesty, on the run, rivalry, chases and races, escapades, adventure, blind ambition, parents and children, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: toronto ontario canada, ottoman empire, canada, lebanon, beirut lebanon
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Degrassi High (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Degrassi Junior High is a Canadian CBC Television teen drama series that was produced from 1987-1989 as part of the Degrassi series. The show followed the lives of a group of students attending the titular fictional school. Many episodes tackled ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, high school life, looking for love, family relations, teenager, friends, youth, teenage life, love and romance, society, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Forever Knight (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, West Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Forever Knight is a Canadian television series about Nick Knight, an 800-year-old vampire working as a police detective in modern day Toronto. Wracked with guilt for centuries of killing others, he seeks redemption by working as a homicide detective ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, light, captivating ...
Plot: vampire human love, vampire, police detective, secret identity, immortality, haunted by the past, rivalry, mystery, crimes, obsessive quest, law enforcement, mysterious character ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 7.7
 16K
Flashpoint (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: The Strategic Response Unit (SRU) is an elite team of cops who specialize in high-risk critical incidents. Trained in tactics and psychology, they deal with extreme situations, where split-second decisions could save a life...or cost one.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: swat, police, rescue, race against time, saving a life, law enforcement, danger, crimes, sniper, confined, threat, policewoman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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The Silent Partner (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Miles Cullen is a bored teller at a bank in a Toronto mall who accidentally learns that his place of business is about to be robbed. Instead of informing his bosses or contacting the police, Miles cleverly devises a way of keeping the cash.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chess, shopping mall, bank teller, bank robbery, santa claus suit, christmas, gang, hostages, crime, on the run, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 7.1
 9K
Last Night (1998)
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: weird, sincere, semi serious, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, doomsday, satire, human nature, danger, hopes, existentialism, computer, christmas, solitude, pianist ...
Time: 21st century, turn of the century, future
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Going the Distance (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nick (Jacot), whose life seemed to be going perfectly, realizes he may lose his girlfriend to a famous music producer (Priestley). He sets out on a roadtrip from the west coast to go to the MuchMusic Video Awards in Toronto, along with two buddies ...
Style: road movie, feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: on the road, road trip, youth, best friends, buddies, misfit, nothing goes right, goofy hero, disorder, flirting, cross country, voyeurism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, montreal, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver, newfoundland ...
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Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a group of adolescents going through the trials and tribulations of teendom at Degrassi Community School.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, friendship, school, family relations, teacher, teenager, life is a bitch, teenage love, teachers and students, teenage life, racism, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 7.3
 42K
Dead Ringers (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Elliot, a successful gynecologist, works at the same practice as his identical twin, Beverly. Elliot is attracted to many of his patients and has affairs with them. When he inevitably loses interest, he will give the woman over to Beverly, the ...
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: love triangle, twins, obsession, insanity, body horror, addiction, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, family relations, doctors and patients, murder, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, year 1988, year 1954, 80s ...
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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 6.3
 70K
Chloe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger.
Style: psychological, sexy, serious, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: seduction, obsession, lesbian, infidelity, lesbian romance, sexual relations, couples, desire, family relations, dishonesty, first lesbian experience, lesbianism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Bollywood/Hollywood (2002)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rahul Seth is a dashing young millionaire who believes he is "western" enough to rebel against his mother and grandmother. They are not too keen about his Caucasian girlfriend Kimberly who, to make matters worse, is a pop star. Before you ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, inter cultural, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: culture clash, wedding, tradition, love affair, romance, family life, parents and children, hidden identity, society, love and romance, bollywood, bigotry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, india, london
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 7.0
 771
The Border (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Border is a Canadian drama that aired on CBC Television and 20 other TV networks worldwide. It was created by Peter Raymont, Lindalee Tracey, Janet MacLean and Jeremy Hole of White Pine Pictures. The Executive in Charge of Production is Janice ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, immigration, law enforcement, crimes, fighting crime, abduction, politics, society, national security, border, border patrol, border crossing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 7.7
 16K
Rookie Blue (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, realistic, serious, sentimental, sincere
Plot: rookie, workplace romance, policewoman, workplace situations, crime, law enforcement, fighting crime, crimes, relationship vs career, honest law enforcer, shooting, peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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