Movies and TV shows set in naples italy

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in naples italy ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, sincere and captivating films and TV shows about / with death, police, father son relationship, murder, corruption, love, violence, male female relationship, mother son relationship and flashback plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in Italy, France, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as naples italy: Contraband (1980), The Knock Out Cop (1973), Saturday, Sunday & Monday (2004), The Happy Prince (2018), Nel giardino delle rose (1990), The Intruder (2017), I Remember Nelson (1982), The Skin (1981), Borgia (2011), Tomato (1990).

List of movies set in naples italy

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Contraband (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cigarette smugglers in Naples run into problems with cocaine operations being set up by a rival smuggler. Full of violence, including a women's face being burned off with a blow torch and a graphic rape scene.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, vengeance, mafia, sadist, violence, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, gang, frame up, tough heroes, law enforcement, leadership ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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The Knock Out Cop (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This cop doesn't carry a gun - his fist is loaded!
Style: exciting, witty, humorous, not serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, one man army, tough heroes, law enforcement, rivalry, drug dealing, chases and races, escapades, crimes, obsessive quest, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, napoli italy, naples italy, italy
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Saturday, Sunday & Monday (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Although this sounds like a weekend like many others, in the Prior house the atmosphere is rather tense because of some nervousness on the part of individual members of the family, especially the father, Peppino, who gets angry with anyone who ...
Plot: play, grandfather grandson relationship, filmed play, eating, marriage, father son relationship, shopkeeper, jealousy, extramarital affair, theater, tailor, unrequited love ...
Place: naples italy
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The Happy Prince (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Belgium, Italy, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: THE HAPPY PRINCE tells the story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a superstar on the skids. As Oscar lies on his death bed, the past comes flooding back to him, ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: gay lead character, flashback, father son relationship, gay romance, gay love, gay friend, imprisonment, gay relationship, gay couple, gay, gay father, burial ...
Place: naples italy, paris france
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Nel giardino delle rose (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A successful businessman is haunted by the memories of his mother.
Style: suspense
Plot: flash forward, on the road, yuppie, male female relationship, father son relationship, friendship, guilt, drinking, dying, dog, teacher, boy ...
Place: milan italy, naples italy
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The Intruder (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Naples. Present day. Giovanna, a combative 60-year-old social worker on the frontline of the daily war against pervasive criminality, is confronted, like a modern Antigone, with a moral dilemma that threatens to destroy her work and her life. ...
Plot: youth, violence, coming of age, urban, children, helicopter, non professional cast, camorra, conflict, soccer, arrest, police arrest ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, napoli italy, naples italy
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I Remember Nelson (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Vice Adm. Horatio Nelson's remarkable naval career and troubled personal affairs are brought to life in this miniseries, which tells his famous story through the narratives of those who knew him best.
Plot: aristocrat, adultery, extramarital affair, naval battle, illegitimate child, sea battle, victory, naval officer, empire fashion, sea, mistress, admiral ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: naples italy
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 6.7
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The Skin (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Naples, year 1943, in the middle of World War II. The city has just be liberated by American troops in an era in which nobody knows just when the war or where begins the peace; winners and losers face...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, realistic, disturbing
Plot: translator, chaos and mayhem, against humanity, war, wartime life, life is a bitch, society, captivity, soldier, military, labia, plane crash ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: italy, rome italy, naples italy
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 7.8
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Borgia (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Borgia is a French-German-Czech historical drama television series created by Tom Fontana. The show recounts the Borgia family's rise to power and subsequent domination of the Papal States during the Renaissance. Borgia debuted in Italy via ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: political intrigue, clergy, church, rivalry, power struggle, ambition, politics, political unrest, political corruption, historical character, dishonesty, power relations ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, renaissance, 1500s, 16th century ...
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, spain, rome italy ...
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 6.2
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Tomato (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kwaku, a young African medical student, arrives in Italy where he is to meet his brother Job (nicknamed Pummarò.) This one is a tomato picker in the Naples region and works in extreme conditions to be able to pay his brother's studies. But to ...
Plot: interracial romance, fleeing, runaway, beating, morgue, railway station, on the road, baby, death of brother, nickname, camp, journey ...
Place: canada, naples italy, rome italy, southern italy, frankfurt germany
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The Fall of the Rebel Angels (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Who is the mysterious stranger Cecilia met on the street? Why is he suspicious of everyone? She is happily married, has a lovely child and an interesting job: she has no motive to be troubled, but she decides to join him and to become his lover. She ...
Plot: shot to death, controversy, extramarital affair, dialect, loss of father, gun, terrorism, nightmare, art, opera, crying, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: naples italy, sicily italy
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Package, Double Package and Counterpackage (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Plot: corruption, mafia, clairvoyant, apartment, black market, unemployment, street life, education, dead husband
Place: naples italy
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The King of Naples (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One of the key factors in Italian unification was the overthrow in 1860 of Francesco, the King of Naples and the two Sicilies, who went into elegant but impoverished exile in Rome with his queen Maria Sofia. This serio-comic drama follows the ...
Plot: theatrical troupe, older man younger woman relationship, cross dressing, servant, king, italian history, male female relationship, bourbon, seduction, catholic, mother son relationship
Time: 1860s
Place: italy, naples italy, rome italy
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Luisa Sanfelice (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 200 min.
Story: An 18th-century true story about a rebel and his lover's attempt to overthrow the Italian monarchy.
Plot: unfaithful wife, napoleonic wars, empire fashion, mutiny, italian history, execution, death
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: naples italy, italy
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 6.9
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Red Moon (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Italian filmmaker Antonio Capuano writes and directs the grueling gangster drama Luna Rossa (Red Moon). Aging Tony Cammarano (Italo Celoro) is the patriarch of an organized crime family, but his son Amerigo (Toni Servillo) runs most of his ...
Plot: camorra, confession, shot to death
Time: 1990s
Place: naples italy
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The Trick in the Sheet (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 1905, the cinematograph has reached Southern Italy, and casts fear among the people to whom it seems a devilish trick. They call it "o 'imbroglie din t'o lenzuolo" - "The Trick in the Sheet", as white sheets were used ...
Plot: actor, cinema
Time: 1900s
Place: sicily, naples italy, italy, sicily italy
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 6.5
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We Believed (2010)
Genre: History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 205 min.
Story: The stories of three young men who, in the wake of the ferocious repression by the Bourbon reign in 1828, decide to join Giuseppe Mazzini's Young Italy movement.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, sincere, rough ...
Plot: politics, society, rebelliousness, battles, battle zone, revolution, political unrest, state affairs, rebellion, stabbed to death, italian history, guillotine ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1840s
Place: italy, europe, sicily, naples italy, southern italy
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Three Brothers (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a farmhouse in southern Italy, an old woman dies. Her husband summons their sons: from Rome, Raffaele, a judge facing a political case for which he risks assassination; from Naples, the religious and ideological Rocco, a counselor at a ...
Style: gloomy, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: death, funeral, mafia, terrorism, dealing with death, hopes, siblings relations, family relations, family gatherings, parents and children, social worker, estrangement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, germany, naples italy
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Haven (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This is the true story of a woman named Ruth Gruber who travels to Europe to help escort 1000 Jewish War victims to the United States. She comes to love and feel sorry for them all, and fights for their rights to live in America.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: holocaust, ship, rescue, anti semitism, d day, quarantine, survival, deportation, wartime life, confined, war, heroic mission ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: europe, switzerland, wisconsin, belgrade, chicago illinois ...
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Hands Over the City (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rod Steiger is ferocious as a scheming land developer in Francesco Rosi’s Hands over the City, a blistering work of social realism and the winner of the 1963 Venice Film Festival Golden Lion. This expose of the politically driven real-estate ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, clever, serious
Plot: politics, election, investigation, political corruption, crimes, fighting the system, dishonesty, state affairs, manipulations, bribery, lie, corruption ...
Time: 40s, 21st century, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, southern italy
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The Art of Happiness (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sergio driving a taxi in a white Naples overflowing sadness and garbage. Pouring rain leads her clients through the city trying to process the death of his brother, who started ten years earlier for Tibet and never returned. A pop singer, a recycler ...
Style: serious, stylized, gloomy, touching, realistic
Plot: happiness, surrealism, taxi driver, buddhism, radio dj, urban, life turned upside down, workplace, dealing with death, workplace situations, lava, flashback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, naples italy
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One Man Up (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The debut feature by acclaimed Italian director Paolo Sorrentino (Il Divo) is a stylish and blackly comic look at the dark side of fame. Evocatively set during the eighties, the film charts the decline of two men both named Antonio Pisapia who lead ...
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Plot: cocaine, soccer, rising to stardom, career change, destiny, ambition, rise and fall, showbiz, starting over, vengeance, follow your dream, musician's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1984
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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Flatfoot in Africa (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Commissary Rizzo in Napoli gets a message from a policeman from South Africa who wants to meet him. Immediatlz before this meeting the south African policeman is killed. Dying he shows Rizzo a picture of his little son Bodo. Riyyo travels to ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safari, heroes, tough law enforcer, escapades, crimes, crime, law enforcement, against the odds, gang, drug trafficking, museum, trap ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: south africa, africa, italy, naples italy
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Blood Brothers (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In this period piece set in Italy, Nicola Bellizzi dreams of becoming a lawyer. However, when he seeks the reason that people are reluctant to help him in his goals, he discovers that some of his blood relations are high-ranking members of the ...
Plot: camorra, prostitute, stabbed to death, police, mafia don, prison rape, 16 year old, trial, knife fight, tattoo, street market, police violence ...
Time: 1900s, 1890s
Place: italy, naples italy, napoli italy
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Neapolitan Mystery (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Mastroanni plays a mandolin player who, while trying to cover his senile father's gambling debts, is sent to perform a serenade at a high rise building and witnesses a shootout and a man being thrown from a window to his death (the first of ...
Plot: whodunit, defenestration, mandolin
Place: naples italy
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Backfire (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A greedy gold smuggler hires a handsome hero to transport a stolen fortune to a new hideout accompanied by the smuggler's sexy girlfriend.
Plot: smuggling, gold, womanizer, organized crime, throat slitting, customs, crane, convertible, criminal organization, trafficking, man in bathtub, ends with a kiss ...
Time: 1960s
Place: rome italy, naples italy, geneva switzerland, mediterranean sea, athens greece ...
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EuroTrapped (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: AmeriQua is the story of a lazy recent graduate, Charlie (Bobby Kennedy), whose rich parents cut him off with a $5000 check and an ultimatum to start a life of independence and responsibility. Instead, he buys a plane ticket to Italy, gets robbed ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, road movie, sexy
Plot: social relations, friends, fish out of water, generosity, misfit, ultimatum, disorder, u.s. embassy, soccer, italian restaurant, embassy, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, naples italy
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Leopardi (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A luminously beautiful biopic of the celebrated eighteenth-century Italian poet, essayist and philosopher Giacomo Leopardi, who created immortal verse whilst struggling with a debilitating illness.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, romanticism
Plot: poetry, poet, prodigy, writer's life, artists and showbiz, family problems, society, passport, letter, hunchback, hermaphrodite, landscape ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, italy, naples italy, southern italy, florence 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, suspenseful, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, rejection, friendship, murder, jealousy, manipulations, sexual tension, secret identity, mistaken identity, neo noir, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, venice, new york, atlantic ocean ...
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Stateside (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film follows a rebellious teenager on leave from the Marines who falls in love with a female musician. The relationship is threatened when she develops a mental illness...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: boot camp, mental illness, prank, romance, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, youth, coming of age, power relations, teenage life, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, year 1980
Place: naples italy, north carolina, new york state, south carolina, california ...
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