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, captivating and sincere films and TV shows about / with death, police, father son relationship, murder, corruption, male female relationship, love, mother son relationship, violence and extramarital affair plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and History genres shot in Italy, France, USA 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

 6.5
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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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, chase, sadist, violence, mafia, gang, rivalry, tough heroes, crimes, couple relations, life is a bitch, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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: humorous, not serious, witty, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, one man army, tough law enforcer, escapades, rivalry, drug dealing, tough heroes, law enforcement, obsessive quest, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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, shopkeeper, theater, tailor, extramarital affair, jealousy, marriage, father son relationship, eating, filmed play, 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: imprisonment, gay friend, flashback, father son relationship, artist, death, love, gay slur, male nudity, death of wife, irony, gay relationship ...
Place: paris france, naples italy
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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: death of mother, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, flash forward, on the road, drinking, teacher, friend, dying, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, friendship, dog ...
Place: naples italy, milan italy
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 6.3
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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, police arrest, arrest, children, helicopter, conflict, soccer, camorra, non professional cast ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, naples italy, napoli 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: piano, sea, ship, british navy, navy, mistress, admiral, naval officer, extramarital affair, adultery, marriage, singing ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: naples italy
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 6.7
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The Skin (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France
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: bleak, serious, disturbing, rough, realistic
Plot: translator, war, wartime life, chaos and mayhem, life is a bitch, against humanity, society, captivity, military, soldier, prostitute, army general ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
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: realistic, serious, rough, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: political intrigue, clergy, church, politics, ambition, power struggle, rivalry, political unrest, political corruption, historical character, family life, sex addict ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, renaissance, 1400s, 1500s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, naples italy, spain ...
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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: racial prejudice, search, drummer, emigrant, drumming, medical student, pimp, beating, on the road, childbirth, camp, humiliation ...
Place: southern italy, frankfurt germany, naples italy, rome italy, canada
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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: opera, mirror, nightmare, terrorist, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, crying, art, dialect, sexual attraction, gun, loss of father ...
Place: naples italy, sicily italy
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Package, Double Package and Counterpackage (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Plot: corruption, dead husband, clairvoyant, mafia, education, street life, apartment, unemployment, black market
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: italian history, theatrical troupe, king, servant, older man younger woman relationship, male female relationship, catholic, cross dressing, seduction, bourbon, 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: italian history, napoleonic wars, death, mutiny, execution, unfaithful wife
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: italy, naples italy
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 7.0
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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: cinema, actor
Time: 1900s
Place: sicily italy, sicily, naples italy, 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: realistic, rough, tense, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: politics, state affairs, battle zone, battles, rebelliousness, society, political unrest, revolution, rebellion, historical event, terrorist, anachronism ...
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, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: death, funeral, mafia, terrorism, family problems, death in the family, introspection, social worker, self discovery, reunion, farm, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, germany, naples italy
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 6.3
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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: uplifting, captivating, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, quarantine, anti semitism, d day, ship, deportation, survival, confined, against humanity, life is a bitch, heroic mission, society ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: europe, new york, switzerland, germany, washington d.c. ...
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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, serious, clever, tense, realistic
Plot: politics, election, political corruption, investigation, corruption, dishonesty, social decay, society, legal, fighting the system, bribery, crimes ...
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: realistic, touching, gloomy, stylized, serious
Plot: surrealism, happiness, taxi driver, buddhism, dealing with death, life turned upside down, urban, radio dj, workplace situations, workplace, flashback, singing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, touching, realistic ...
Plot: soccer, cocaine, destiny, career change, showbiz, starting over, rise and fall, musician's life, vengeance, ambition, follow your dream, rising to stardom ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984, year 1980
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, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safari, escapades, crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, against the odds, law enforcement, heroes, gang, drug trafficking, museum, police officer ...
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, stabbed to death, police, prison rape, mafia don, crime boss, torture, beating, knife, organized crime, courtroom, mafia ...
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, mandolin, defenestration
Place: naples italy
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 6.2
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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, male in bathtub, customs officer, fashion photographer, man in bathtub, trafficking, criminal organization, convertible, car on fire, ends with a kiss, stealing food, bathtub ...
Time: 1960s
Place: rome italy, barcelona spain, lebanon, geneva switzerland, beirut lebanon ...
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 4.1
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, road movie, sexy
Plot: friends, disorder, misfit, generosity, ultimatum, fish out of water, social relations, waiter, airport, u.s. embassy, embassy, italian restaurant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, naples italy, rome 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: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological, romanticism
Plot: poetry, poet, prodigy, writer's life, artists and showbiz, family problems, society, poem, extramarital affair, reading, doctor, father son relationship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, italy, florence italy, rome italy, naples 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, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, rejection, friendship, murder, jealousy, manipulations, sexual tension, secret identity, mistaken identity, neo noir, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, venice, atlantic ocean, new york ...
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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, power relations, coming of age, youth, prank, romance, fall in love, love and romance, basic training, disorder, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, year 1980
Place: south carolina, new york state, connecticut, naples italy, beirut lebanon ...
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