Movies and TV shows set in venice

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in venice ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, visually appealing, sexy, stylized and humorous films and TV shows about / with love and romance, catastrophe, betrayal, couples, storytelling, dialogue, female nudity, runaway, boat and kiss plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in Italy, USA, France and other countries.
venice movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as venice: Dangerous Beauty (1998), Casanova (2005), Bread and Tulips (2000), The Tourist (2010), The Merchant of Venice (2004), Death in Venice (1971), The Thief Lord (2006), The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), Shark in Venice (2008), The Comfort of Strangers (1990).

List of movies set in venice

Dangerous Beauty (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Veronica is brilliant, gifted and beautiful, but the handsome aristocrat she loves, Marco Venier, cannot marry her because she is penniless and of questionable family. So Veronica's mother, Paola, teaches her to become a courtesan, one of the ...
Style: sexual, witty, romantic, clever, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, prostitute, courtesan, rich and poor, fall in love, love and romance, beauty, society, social differences, couple relations, fighting the system, rebellion ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: venice, italy, europe, cyprus, turkey ...
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Casanova (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: With a reputation for seducing members of the opposite sex, regardless of their marital status, a notorious womanizer discovers a beauty who seems impervious to his charms. However, as he continues to pursue the indifferent lady, he finds himself ...
Style: romantic, humorous, light, factual, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: womanizer, casanova, unlikely couple, romance, beefcake, gender, bishop, duel, death sentence, arranged marriage, court, love ...
Time: 18th century
Place: venice, italy, europe, rome italy, vatican
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Bread and Tulips (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An endearing light comedy about a woman who spontaneously becomes a resident of Venice after her family left her begin. While enjoying the wonderful people she meets she achieves a new life and the first time independent of her family.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: flower shop, self discovery, friendship, love and romance, fall in love, family relations, housewife, romance, disorder, human nature, hopes, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, venice, rome italy
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The Tourist (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: American tourist Frank (Johnny Depp) meets mysterious British woman Elsie (Angelina Jolie) on the train to Venice. Romance seems to bud, but there's more to her than meets the eye. Remake of the 2005 French film "Anthony Zimmer", ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, surprise ending, twist ending, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female spy, master criminal, undercover agent, outsmarting, mysterious character, femme fatale, love story, female agent, tourist, love, manipulations, misled ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venice, italy, paris france, europe, london ...
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The Merchant of Venice (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In 16th century Venice, when a merchant must default on a large loan from an abused Jewish moneylender for a friend with romantic ambitions, the bitterly vengeful creditor demands a gruesome payment instead.
Style: tense, talky, melancholic, sexy, stylized ...
Plot: jewish, friends, love and romance, prejudice, loan, life is a bitch, social decay, friendship, trial, religious intolerance, uninhibited rivalry, court ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1930s, 18th century
Place: venice, europe, italy, england
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Death in Venice (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Composer Gustav von Aschenbach, travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is staying with his family at the same Grand Hôtel des Bains on the Lido as ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, melancholic, scenic ...
Plot: obsession, pedophilia, unrequited love, boy, fall in love, male objectification, gays and lesbians, vacation, beach, forbidden love, unfulfillment, resort ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1912, 70s
Place: italy, venice, europe, tokyo
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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: To prevent a world war from breaking out, famous characters from Victorian literature band together to do battle against a cunning villain.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: steampunk, adventurer, superhero, vampire, save the world, heroic mission, secret service, adventure, immortality, danger, alternate reality, good versus evil ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s
Place: venice, europe, kenya, england, paris france ...
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The Thief Lord (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Luxembourg, UK, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie. Hiding in the canals and alleyways of the city, the boys are befriended by a gang of young urchins and their enigmatic ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, exciting, serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: orphan, mischievous children, escapades, friendship, imaginary, adventure, young heroes, secret, magic, police, nun, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: venice, italy
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The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Tom Ripley is a calculating young man who believes it's better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. Opportunity knocks in the form of a wealthy U.S. shipbuilder who hires Tom to travel to Italy to bring back his playboy son, Dickie. Ripley ...
Style: psychological, enigmatic, twist ending, suspense, tense ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, manipulation, murder, rejection, sexual tension, friendship, jealousy, manipulations, envy, secret identity, yacht ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: italy, venice, europe, rome italy, naples italy ...
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Shark in Venice (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The seemingly tranquil waterways of Venice are terrorized by the perfect killing machine. In search of his father who has mysteriously disappeared diving in the city, David stumbles across the cryptic trail leading to the long-lost fortune of the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, lost treasure, rescue, dangerous animal, adventure, danger, chase, rivalry, escapades, survival, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
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The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An Italian diplomat's son follows and seduces English lovers in Venice.
Style: psychological, erotic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: obsession, swingers, danger, couples, seduction, love and romance, couple relations, culture clash, investigation, murder, stranger, lover ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice, italy, europe
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The Honeymoon Machine (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lieutenant Fergie Howard, Ensign Beau Gilliam and navy scientist Jason Elderidge use their ships computer, designed to calculate missile trajectories, to calculate a roulette ball's trajectory and hit the Venice Casino. Things get complex when ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: casino, farce, gambling, roulette, computer, admiral, hotel, cons and scams, computers and web, military life, couple relations, code breaking ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: venice, italy
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Eva (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Best-selling author Tyvian Jones has a life of leisure in Venice, Italy, until he has a chance encounter with sultry Frenchwoman Eva Olivier. He falls for her instantly, despite already having wedding plans with Francesca Ferrara. Winning Eva's ...
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, psychological, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), novelist, couple relations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, sexual relations, obsession, tragic love, destructive relationship, fall in love, writer's life, femme fatale ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: venice, italy, europe, rome italy
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Slogan (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Commercial director Serge Faberge (Serge Gainsbourg) is having an affair with Evelyne (Jane Birkin), the 18 year old fiancee of friend Hugh (James Mitchell). His own pregnant wife Francoise (Andréa Parisy) usually does not mind his dalliances, ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: romance, friends, media satire, singleness, midlife crisis, sexual relations, pregnancy, fall in love, love affair, infidelity, love triangle, looking for love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: venice, europe, italy, paris france
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A Little Romance (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young American girl and a young French boy meet in Paris and fall in love, with the assistance of an old man and his stories.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, missing child, teen angst, teenage girl, bridge, romance, bittersweet, cons and scams, teenage life, family problems, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, venice, france, italy, europe
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Don't Look Now (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After Laura and John Baxter lose their only child in a horrible drowning, they are greeted by strange sightings of her throughout their everyday lives. When two old ladies approach them in Italy with news that their daughter may still be alive, it ...
Style: atmospheric, twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural, hallucination, haunted by the past, family relations, drowning, architecture, mystery, loss of child, crimes, serial killer, psychic, hospital ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, venice, europe
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The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, car chase, master criminal, robbery, revenge, mentor, hacker, gold, safecracker, caper, group of criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s
Place: venice, italy, los angeles, europe, california ...
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Only You (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A childhood incident has convinced Faith Corvatch that her true love is a guy named "Damon Bradley," but she has yet to meet him. Preparing to settle down and marry a foot doctor, Faith impulsively flies to Venice when it seems that she ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, love and romance, destiny, true love, love triangle, disorder, romance, looking for love, couple relations, unfulfilled love, love affair, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, venice, europe, rome italy, pittsburgh ...
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The Honey Pot (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: In Venice, the millionaire benefactor Cecil Fox watches a Seventeenth Century play 'Volpone' and plots a practical joke to play on his three former greedy mistresses. He hires the unemployed actor William McFly to act as his butler and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, twists and turns, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, greed, stage performance, inheritance, make believe, pretense, dishonesty, farce, cons and scams, dark humor, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: venice, italy, europe, palm springs california, france
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Medici: Masters of Florence (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.
Style: political thriller, exciting, atmospheric, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: aristocracy, wealth, politics, secret, ambition, rise to power, banker, betrayal, political unrest, bank, european history, husband wife relationship ...
Time: renaissance, 15th century, 1400s
Place: florence italy, florence, venice, italy, tuscany
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Othello (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Iago and a comrade-in-arms are outside the Venice home of Desdemona's father, who does not yet know that she has eloped with Othello. Iago confides to his friend -- who had hoped to marry Desdemona -- that he serves Othello to further his own ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: betrayal, racism, shakespeare's othello, jealousy, tragedy, unfulfillment, love and romance, dishonesty, rivalry, tragic hero, life is a bitch, downfall ...
Time: 16th century
Place: venice, italy, turkey
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Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Peter Parker and his friends go on a summer trip to Europe. However, they will hardly be able to rest - Peter will have to agree to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of creatures that cause natural disasters and destruction throughout the continent.
Style: entertaining, comic, psychotronic, sentimental, surprise ending
Audience: teens, family outing, teen comedy
Plot: heroes, teenage superhero, high school, school trip, teenage life, secret identity, superhuman powers, escapades, destruction, giant creature, spider man character, superhero ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: europe, venice, prague, tower bridge london, berlin germany ...
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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, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: classical music, musician's life, ambition, music, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, sexual relations, father son relationship, older man younger woman, violin, husband wife relationship, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, venice
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Giordano Bruno (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Flying from his enemies in the Catholic Church, the free thinking philosopher, poet and scientist Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) has found some protection in Venice. But the Roman Inquisition, fearing his influence in Europe, wants to bring him on trial ...
Style: contemplative, sincere, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: burned alive, church, ambition, society, forbidden love, royal family, human nature, political intrigue, rebellion, life is a bitch, religions or cults, cause and meaning ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century, renaissance, 1600s, 1500s
Place: rome italy, venice, italy, europe
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Othello (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The evil Iago pretends to be friend of Othello in order to manipulate him to serve his own end in the film version of this Shakespeare classic.
Style: tense, melancholic, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: black man white woman relationship, interracial relations, betrayal, tragic love, murder, racism, jealousy, vengeance, couples, rivalry, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 18th century, 1930s
Place: italy, venice, europe, mediterranean sea, england
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Ten Winters (2009)
Genre: Romance
Country: Italy, Russia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Born of a chance meeting in Venice, Silvestro and Camilla's rocky romance unfolds over 10 winters as new lovers come and go but they are eternally thrust back into one another's arms.
Style: humorous, serious, realistic, sincere, emotional
Audience: date night
Plot: youth, love and romance, college life, friendship, love, unfulfilled love, friends, winter, university, male female relationship, star crossed lovers, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, venice, europe, moscow russia
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The Sicilian Clan (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Roger Santet is a convicted murderer sprung from prison by the Sicilian clan headed by the aging Vittorio Manalese. They conspire to steal a large cache of jewels from an exhibit in Rome. As they are preparing for the heist, the mobster's ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, heist, one last job, revenge, prison escape, unfaithful wife, sicilian, hijacking, toy airplane, airplane, jewel theft, perfect crime ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: rome italy, venice, italy, paris france, manhattan new york city ...
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I, Don Giovanni (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A drama based on the life of 18th century Italian lyricist Lorenzo da Ponte, who collaborated with Mozart on his "Don Giovanni" opera.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, captivating
Plot: mozart, casanova, opera, love affair, lifestyle, writer's life, musician's life, love and romance, rivalry, womanizer, stage performance, religions or cults ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s
Place: venice, europe, austria, italy, vienna
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Who Saw Her Die? (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Monaco, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl is brutally murdered somewhere in France. Sometime later, the same thing happens to the daughter of a well-known sculptor. This time the parents (the sculptor and his wife) start investigating, and soon find they are in way over their ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, slasher ...
Plot: amateur detective, obsession, murder, psychopath, serial killer, mystery, investigation, mysterious character, mind game, danger, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, venice, europe, italy, vatican ...
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Bloodstained Shadow (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A murder mystery set on an island near Venice. A schoolgirl was murdered seven years ago, and the case was never solved; now, the murderer seems to be back.
Style: serious, realistic, erotic, sexy, tense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, danger, whodunit, mystery, crime, gays and lesbians, psychopath, couples, gory, siblings relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 70s, 60s, victorian era
Place: venice, europe, italy, turin italy
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