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, psychological, tense and captivating films and TV shows about / with couples, love and romance, police, female nudity, family relations, police investigation, death, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief) and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance 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: Coroner (2019), AKP: Job 27 (2013), The Dating Guy (2009), King (2011), Pretty Hard Cases (2021), Impossible Horror (2017), Haunted or Hoax (2016), Plague City: SARS in Toronto (2005), Deadline (1980), Transplant (2020).

List of movies set in toronto ontario canada

 6.7
 4K
Coroner (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jenny Cooper investigates unexplained or sudden deaths in the city of Toronto. Fierce and quick-witted, Jenny is a newly-widowed single mother with secrets of her own to unearth.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, realistic, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: coroner, murder investigation, crimes, medical examiner, female police detective, investigation, death, crime investigation, police detective, murder, female protagonist, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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 6.2
 40
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: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, touching, suspense ...
Plot: mafia, yakuza, asian, hitman, death, love and romance, moral dilemma, romance, disguise, heroes, vengeance, bandit ...
Time: 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 4.5
 387
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: sexy, adult animation, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friends, love and romance, couples, twenty something, friends who hate each other, male female friendship, dating, sex, casual sex, male virgin, raccoon, slut
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 6.8
 1K
King (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: King is a Canadian police drama which premiered April 17, 2011 on Showcase. The series stars Amy Price-Francis as Jessica King, a veteran police officer who gets promoted to head of the Major Crimes Task Force in Toronto after her predecessor has a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: police detective, policewoman, female detective, law enforcement, crimes, police investigation, female police detective, who done it, task force, honest law enforcer, fighting crime, leadership ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Pretty Hard Cases (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: A fun and honest portrayal of two radically different female detectives in their early 40s following Guns and Gangs detective Sam and Narcotics detective Kelly, who by day are true action heroes in their own particular way: skilled, tough, ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: who done it, police investigation, policewoman, uncover truth, police detective, police, single mother, partners, investigation, partners against crime, family relations, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Impossible Horror (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Lily, an insomniac young filmmaker, starts to hear a recurring sinister scream every night outside her apartment window, she teams up with a friend Hannah to try and track down the source of the terrifying noise. Soon the intrepid duo’s ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal phenomena, paranormal, ghost, supernatural power, death, supernatural, cult, demon, peril, evil, chase, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
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: suspense, scary, psychotronic, dark, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, investigation, hoax, haunted, friends, friendship, violence, escapades, chase, death, spirit ...
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: thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: public health, doctors and patients, society, politics, life is a bitch, hopes, terminal illness, plague, epidemic, medical profession, disease, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, toronto ontario canada, canada
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 5.5
 639
Deadline (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A horror film about a screenwriter who loses the ability to distinguish between his fantasy world and the real world, with disastrous consequences. As he ruminates on his place in any world and loses his grip, he also loses his wife and his ...
Style: splatter, cult film, controversial
Plot: death of child, screenwriter, drug addiction, burned alive, decapitation, filmmaking, novelist, birth, marital discord, writers, husband wife relationship, lecture ...
Time: year 1980
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 7.8
 4K
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: captivating, psychological, disturbing, sincere, medical drama
Plot: hospital, intelligence, doctor, emergency room, surgery, medicine, cure, doctors and patients, patient, prodigy, medical profession, medical ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Toronto Stories (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Various lives intersect over the course of 48 hours in Canada's largest and most culturally diverse city.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, anthology
Plot: social relations, city life, human nature, friendship, chess, boy, big city life, male female relationship, lifestyle, immigrants, airport, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 3.8
 217
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, gay, coming of age, homosexual, friendship, gay man has sex with a woman, friends who hate each other
Place: toronto ontario canada, ontario canada, canada
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 7.0
 14K
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, sincere, suspenseful, suspense, melancholic ...
Plot: gambling, gambling addiction, gambler, money, embezzlement, obsession, addiction, banker, casino, crimes, police investigation, human nature ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, toronto ontario canada, canada, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
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Goin' Down the Road (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Story of desolation as two friends travel from Nova Scotia to Toronto in hope of finding a better life. Drifting from job to job: bottling plant, car wash, bowling alley, newspaper delivery, and in between enjoying the night life of the big city. ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, friends, pregnancy, snow, waitress, train, bowling, hopes, misfit, underdog, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, nova scotia, canada, nova scotia
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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: sitcom
Plot: hairdresser, beauty salon, canadian humor
Place: toronto ontario canada, 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, locket, parents and children, dishonesty, rivalry, adventure, on the run, escapades, blind ambition, good versus evil, gold, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada, beirut lebanon, ottoman empire, lebanon
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Winter Comes Early (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Love story involving a Canadian professional hockey player and a hippie folk singer. Their union is tumultuous, as both try to come to terms with their differences in careers and lifestyles.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: ice hockey, ambition, love and romance, artists and showbiz, sport, athlete's life, lifestyle, romance, musician's life, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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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: realistic, serious, sentimental, sincere, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenage love, high school life, friendship, looking for love, family relations, friends, youth, teenage life, social relations, love and romance, society, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
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, haunted by the past, rivalry, mystery, hopes, law enforcement, obsessive quest, supernatural, crimes, mysterious character ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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The Silent Partner (1978)
Genre: Comedy, 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: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chess, bank robbery, shopping mall, bank teller, christmas, hostage, disorder, master criminal, unlikely criminals, gangsters, criminal's revenge, confined ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scott Pilgrim is a 23 year old Canadian slacker and wannabe rockstar who falls in love with an American delivery girl, Ramona V. Flowers, and must defeat her seven "evil exes" to be able to date her.
Style: stylized, surreal, exciting, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: twentysomething life, musician, martial arts, slacker, music band, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, romance, sexy girl, dreams, magic realism, rock, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal
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Picture Claire (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After her Montreal apartment burns down and her possessions are reduced to ash, Claire Beaucage heads to her boyfriend's place in Toronto, only to find that he's missing. Then the police mistake her for Lily Warden, a sinister woman who ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mistaken identity, chase, murder, theft, crimes, dishonesty, police, investigation, woman in danger, photographer, arson, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada, montreal, bahamas
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 7.1
 10K
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: sincere, semi serious, humorous, surreal, emotional ...
Plot: chaos, apocalypse, doomsday, satire, human nature, hopes, existentialism, christmas, computer, solitude, pianist, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, future, turn of the century, year 2000
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, not serious, humorous, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: on the road, road trip, youth, best friends, motor home, disorder, buddies, misfit, nothing goes right, goofy hero, flirting, cross country ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, montreal, vancouver, newfoundland, canada
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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, serious, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, friendship, bully, teacher, family relations, school, life is a bitch, teenage love, teachers and students, lifestyle, love and romance, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 7.2
 47K
Dead Ringers (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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, atmospheric, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: love triangle, twins, obsession, insanity, addiction, gynecologist, life is a bitch, losing-it hero, doctors and patients, family relations, murder, body horror ...
Time: 20th century, year 1988, 90s, 80s, 50s ...
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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 6.3
 74K
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, suspense, emotional ...
Plot: older woman younger woman relationship, obsession, seduction, lesbian, infidelity, lesbian romance, first lesbian experience, desire, lesbian love, couples, lesbianism, lesbian sex ...
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: date night, girls' night
Plot: culture clash, wedding, tradition, love affair, romance, love and romance, society, hidden identity, family life, parents and children, bigotry, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, india, london
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 6.9
 191K
Enemy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.
Style: surreal, twist ending, psychological, bleak, tense ...
Plot: symbolism, paranoia, obsession, mystery, mental illness, delusion, professor, actor, disorder, life turned upside down, mysterious character, lookalikes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 5.6
 2K
Breakaway (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, India, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A hockey enthusiast since 12 years of age, Toronto-based Rajvinder Singh, even went to the extent of trimming his hair, discarding his Pagri/turban, did not complete his education, incurred the wrath of his father, Darvesh, who wanted him to be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: ice hockey, culture clash, follow your dream, sport team, family in crisis, parents and children, sport, society, ambition, friends, family problems, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, punjab
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