Cafe movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cafe movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, serious, suspenseful and weird films and TV shows about / with cafe, love and romance, friendship, love, family relations, kiss, couples, death, romance and male female relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
cafe movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as cafe: Frankie and Johnny (1991), Amelie (2001), Delicacy (2011), The L Word (2004), Coffee and Cigarettes (2003), The Apartment (1996), The Mother and the Whore (1973), Amnesia (2013), Maid Sama! (2010), 'Allo 'Allo (1982).

List of cafe movies

Frankie and Johnny (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Johnny is released from prison following a forgery charge, he quickly lands a job as a short-order cook at a New York diner. Following a brief fling with waitress Cora, Frankie develops an attraction for Cora's friend and fellow waitress ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: cafe, true love, romance, waitress, love, life philosophy, male female relationship, friendship, starting over, self discovery, ex convict, women ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Amelie (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: At a tiny Parisian café, the adorable yet painfully shy Amélie (Audrey Tautou) accidentally discovers a gift for helping others. Soon Amelie is spending her days as a matchmaker, guardian angel, and all-around do-gooder. But when she bumps into a ...
Style: feel good, touching, inspirational, stylized, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: loneliness, love, social relations, life, love and romance, optimism, existentialism, lifestyle change, young woman, life philosophy, cafe, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1974, 20th century, year 1997 ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, montmartre paris, quebec
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Delicacy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, cafe, love and romance, love triangle, office romance, love affair, french, loss of loved one, loss of husband, fall in love, romance, bereavement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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The L Word (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of lesbian friends struggle with romance and careers in Los Angeles.
Style: talky, realistic, sincere, semi serious, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, lesbian couple, lesbianism, sexual activity, female protagonist, seduction, lesbian sex, lesbian love, cafe ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Coffee and Cigarettes (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Japan, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Coffee And Cigarettes is a collection of eleven films from cult director Jim Jarmusch. Each film hosts star studded cast of extremely unique individuals who all share the common activities of conversing while drinking coffee and smoking cigarettes.
Style: philosophical, humorous, cerebral, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: addiction, musician, actor, art, smoking, lifestyle, conversation, cafe, dark humor, life philosophy, deadpan, creativity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 1920s
Place: usa, california, las vegas, new york, memphis ...
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The Apartment (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A stylish suspense thriller that confounds the audience while presenting them with an extraordinary and elusive mystery. Max is a former playboy who has decided to settle down by marrying his current love, Muriel. However, during a business trip, ...
Style: sexy, psychological, tense, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love, romance, mistaken identity, manipulation, cafe, infidelity, fall in love, twists and turns, intrigue, love triangle, female nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france, new york, montmartre paris
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The Mother and the Whore (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 210 min.
Story: In this sexually frank French drama, the aimless young Alexandre juggles his relationships with his girlfriend, Marie, and a casual lover named Veronika. The dialogue-heavy film focuses intently on the love triangle, with Marie increasingly jealous ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, psychological, talky, tense ...
Plot: sex scene, infidelity, friendship, obsession, cafe, love and romance, love affair, tragic love, introspection, couples, friends, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe, hamburg germany, china ...
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Amnesia (2013)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: This story takes place in a fictional town, in a fictional country, in a fictional world. One morning, a young lady awakens to find that she has lost all her memories prior to that morning. Her life, her relationships, her very name—all gone. All ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, shoujo ...
Plot: cafe, memory loss, time travel, amnesia, romance, parallel world, fairy, tragedy, ghost, everyday life, drastic change of life, harem ...
Place: japan
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Maid Sama! (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Misaki Ayuzawa is the first female student council president at a once all-boys school turned co-ed. She rules the school with strict discipline demeanor. But she has a secret—she works at a maid cafe due to her families circumstances. One day the ...
Style: humorous, shoujo, feel good, touching, romantic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: school, fall in love, high school, teenage love, teenage life, romance, love and romance, student, maid, workplace, power relations, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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'Allo 'Allo (1982)
Genre: Comedy, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 'Allo 'Allo! is a British sitcom broadcast on BBC One from 1982 to 1992 comprising eighty-five episodes. The story is set up in a small town café in Nazi-occupied France during World War II. It is a parody of another BBC programme, the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, parody, surreal, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: world war two, german army, farce, cafe, gestapo, satire, nazi, french resistance, soldier, breaking the fourth wall, lgbt, girl ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france, europe
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Romance on the Menu (2020)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New York restaurateur Caroline inherits a café in Lemon Myrtle Cove, Australia. While there, she starts falling for the place and its people, particularly Simon, the café’s charming local chef.
Style: psychological, touching, talky, romantic, emotional
Plot: cafe, aunt niece relationship, workplace romance, seaside town, mother daughter relationship, inheritance, cooking, male female relationship, love, overheard conversation, surprise visitor, love and romance ...
Place: new york, australia
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Border Caf? (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young widow takes over her late husband’s truck stop café, keeping hidden in the kitchen so as not to cause a scandal in Iran’s conservative society. But her brother-in-law, out of familial obligation, wants to take her as a wife and also ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: cafe, starting over, love affair, immigrants, hopes, society, love and romance, single parent, family relations, death in the family, independent woman, widow ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iran, europe, asia, greece, russia ...
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Queen of Hearts (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eddie Luca is the youngest son in a family of Italian immigrants who has moved to London. Beginning from nowhere, they open a cafe in an Italian neighbourhood. One day their father loses the cafe, the home and his wedding ring by gambling.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cafe, youth, food, immigrant family, family conflict, coming of age, immigrants, society, love and romance, family relations, family problems, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
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Christmas by Starlight (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Annie, a lawyer, must help her loved ones this holiday season. Her family’s restaurant, The Starlight Café, is slated for demolition. The heir to the development firm responsible, William, makes her an unlikely proposition: he’ll spare the ...
Style: entertaining, semi serious, sweet, inspirational
Plot: christmas, eviction notice, family business, christmas season, father son relationship, lawyer, cafe, christmas spirit, happy ending, fund raising, redemption, hopes ...
Place: chicago illinois
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Official Secrets (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun, who prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed ...
Style: political, suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending, captivating ...
Plot: whistleblower, spy, politics, legal, lawyer, iraq war, british politics, cafe, british government, top secret, investigation, blackmail ...
Time: year 2003, 2000s, year 2004
Place: kurdistan, london, washington d.c.
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Schitt's Creek (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Formerly filthy rich video store magnate Johnny Rose, his soap star wife Moira, and their two kids, über-hipster son David and socialite daughter Alexis, suddenly find themselves broke and forced to live in Schitt's Creek, a small depressing ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, ironic, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing, teens
Plot: small town, lgbtq, motel, riches to rags, family relations, class differences, eccentric family, parents and children, life turned upside down, siblings living together, real life father and son playing father and son, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: canada
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Hotel Mumbai (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, UK, Singapore
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on the 2009 documentary Surviving Mumbai about the Mumbai attacks in 2008 at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in India.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, factual, sad ...
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, terrorist attack, jihad, religious fanatic, courage, hotel, hostage, swat team, cruelty, survival, chaos ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008
Place: india, mumbai india, australia, pakistan, bombay india ...
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The Ninth Gate (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An all-expenses-paid international search for a rare copy of the book, 'The Nine Gates of the Shadow Kingdom' brings an unscrupulous book dealer deep into a world of murder, double-dealing and satanic worship.
Style: gothic, dark, satanic, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, devil, investigation, collector, obsession, chase, secret society, curses spells and rituals, mystery, murder, satanism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, spain, europe, south of france ...
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Mystery Train (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three stories are connected by a Memphis hotel and the spirit of Elvis Presley.
Style: humorous, meditative, thought provoking, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, tourist, hotel room, train, ghost, multiple storylines, cafe, robbery, drunkenness, recording studio, italian woman, bellhop ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: memphis, tennessee, new jersey, japan, tokyo ...
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Inception (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another ...
Style: psychological, surreal, mind bending, twist ending, suspense ...
Plot: memory, alternate reality, subconscious, virtual reality, dream, fictional reality, teamwork, mind control, architecture, existentialism, imagination, lucid dream ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s
Place: paris france, japan, los angeles, new york, tokyo ...
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Humanity (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When an 11-year-old girl is brutally raped and murdered in a quiet French village, a police detective who has forgotten how to feel emotions--because of the death of his own family in some kind of accident--investigates the crime, which turns out to ...
Style: erotic, disturbing, neo noir, depressing, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: small town, lust, voyeur, masturbation, sex, female nudity, murder, rape victim, factory, orgasm, french, bus ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, flanders, europe
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Duel (1971)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Travelling businessman, David Mann, angers the driver of a rusty tanker whilst crossing the Californian desert. A simple trip turns deadly as Mann struggles to stay on the road while the tanker plays cat and mouse with his life.
Style: road movie, atmospheric, macabre, psychological, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, car chase, truck, chase, road rage, car, gas station, psychopath, truck driver, survival, stalking, mysterious villain ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Polar Bear Cafe (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Pushed by his mother to stop lazing around the house, a Panda searches for a part-time job but has troubling finding one to accommodate his laziness. He soon stumbles upon the Shirokuma Cafe, run by a Polar Bear who is holding interviews for a ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, light, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: cafe, polar bear, panda, anthropomorphic bear, animals, bear, anthropomorphic animal, anthropomorphism, humour, animal life, bear cub, coffee ...
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Cafe Setareh (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Filmmaker Saman Moghadam details the struggles of three women living in an antiquated district of Tehran in this emotionally resonant drama. Fabria's husband has been morally corrupted, and now it's up to her to take charge of the small ...
Style: sincere, psychological, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, society, human nature, hopes, romance, couples, love and romance, unfulfilled love, family problems, bittersweet, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran
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Listen... Amaya (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "Book a coffee", is an offbeat library cum coffee shop. It is owned and run by Leela Krishnamoorthy, a middle aged widow. She herself is as interesting and free spirited as the café she runs! Amaya, Leelas only child is a fire-brand 22 ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: mother daughter relationship, love and romance, couple relations, self discovery, friendship, couples, family relations, love affair, family life, introspection, infidelity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, delhi
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Corner Gas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Corner Gas is a Canadian television sitcom created by Brent Butt. The series ran for six seasons from 2004 to 2009. Re-runs still air on CTV, CTV Two and The Comedy Network in Canada. Deriving its name from the roadside gas station in the fictional ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: village life, small town, family business, father son relationship, family relations, workplace, disorder, friends, cafe, partners, lifestyle, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada
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American Cousins (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two American mafiosi, Gino and Settimo, take refuge in the Glasgow cafe owned by their Scottish/Italian cousin, but he isn't the tough guy they'd expected. Gino and Settimo try to repay Roberto's hospitality by chasing off a debt ...
Style: semi serious, rough, realistic, humorous
Plot: gangsters, cons and scams, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, crimes, hidden identity, dishonesty, criminal heroes, chase, hitman, life turned upside down, cafe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
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Insidious (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Times are tough for talented, twenty-one year old filmmaker, Donny Rocconi. He grew up in New York City, a place where either you learn fast, or lose everything. Estranged from his mother, and never knowing his dead father, Donny sets out to collect ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, realistic
Plot: betrayal, vengeance, gangsters, dishonesty, crimes, cafe, city life, murder, ghost, criminal heroes, filmmaking, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Able Danger (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Tom Flynn, the idealist owner of a left-leaning radical café/bookstore and the quixotic publisher of a hard hitting 911 conspiracy expose, finds himself entangled with a mysterious Eastern European beauty, Kasia, who is on the run from strong hand ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, suspenseful, political thriller
Plot: uncover truth, fighting the system, investigation, life is a bitch, rebellion, race against time, dishonesty, crimes, undercover, assassination, government agency, politics ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rebellious teenage girl wrestles with the true nature of miracles when her father begins to believe in a religious hoax which she has secretly created.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: hoax, life turned upside down, self discovery, teenage life, family relations, overnight success, religions or cults, social relations, miraculous event, cons and scams, parents and children, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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