Arizona desert movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant arizona desert movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, humorous and suspense films and TV shows about / with arizona desert, danger, murder, vengeance, deadly, chase, rivalry, crimes, chases and races and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as arizona desert: C.C. & Company (1970), Detour (1992), Patagonia Treasure Trail (2016), Thunderbird 6 (1968), The Sadist (1963), Vacation (2015), Twilight (2008), Superman III (1983), Smoke Signals (1998), Skinwalkers (2002).

List of arizona desert movies

 4.9
 652
C.C. & Company (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Motorcycle mechanic C.C. Ryder joins "The Heads," an outlaw biker gang. Fellow gang members menace fashion journalist Ann when her limo breaks down in the desert, but C.C. comes to her rescue. The bikers disrupt a motorcross event tied in ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: motorcycle, motorcycle gang, fashion, battles, friends, on the run, murderous pair, journalism, rivalry, crimes, moon, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, baltimore, usa, arizona
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 5.4
 33
Detour (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A nightclub piano player (Tom Neal Jr.) hitchhikes to the West Coast and soon figures into two deaths.
Plot: neo-noir, neo noir, stolen identity, hitchhiking, murder, arizona desert, femme fatale
Time: 1940s
Place: arizona
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Patagonia Treasure Trail (2016)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A present day Western set in the environmentally delicate and politically volatile territory of southern Arizona. A young professional musician, Birdie, returns home to rest and contemplate her future, but finds she must negotiate old family ...
Plot: arizona desert, family relations, mother daughter relationship, environment
Place: arizona
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Thunderbird 6 (1968)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The International Rescue team is faced with one of its toughest challenges yet, as the revolutionary lighter-than-air craft Skyship One is hijacked while on her maiden voyage around the world. Against backdrops including the Statue of Liberty and ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: rescue, puppet, undercover, one man army, superhero, confined, imaginary, space and aliens, escapades, terrorism, kidnapping, hijacking ...
Place: arizona, switzerland, rio de janeiro, egypt
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 6.7
 2K
The Sadist (1963)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three people driving into Los Angeles for a Dodgers game have car trouble and pull off into an old wrecking yard where they are held at bay by a bloodthirsty psycho and his crazy girlfriend.
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, sadism, murder, car trouble, junkyard, teacher, runaway, snake, crimes, deadly, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, arizona
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 6.1
 97K
Vacation (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, a grown up Rusty Griswold takes his wife and their two sons on a cross-country road trip to the coolest theme park in America, Walley World. Needless ...
Style: funny, humorous, road movie, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, road trip, family vacation, on the road, nothing goes right, vacation, family relations, parents and children, family problems, family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, arizona, memphis, chicago illinois
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 5.2
 418K
Twilight (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she starts school and meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated ...
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, forbidden love, supernatural, youth, dangerous attraction, fall in love, supernatural romance, teenage love, couples, true love, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington state, washington d.c., usa, phoenix arizona, arizona
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 5.0
 63K
Superman III (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Aiming to defeat the Man of Steel, wealthy executive Ross Webster hires bumbling but brilliant Gus Gorman to develop synthetic kryptonite, which yields some unexpected psychological effects in the third installment of the 1980s Superman franchise. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, buddy comedy, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, megalomaniac, super computer, bowling, bowling alley, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, master villain, orchestral, computer system ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: arizona, kansas, colombia, italy, new york
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 7.1
 10K
Smoke Signals (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young Indian man Thomas is a nerd in his reservation, wearing oversize glasses and telling everyone stories no-one wants to hear. His parents died in a fire in 1976, and Thomas was saved by Arnold. Arnold soon left his family, and Victor hasn't ...
Style: touching, feel good, sincere, road movie, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, native americans, friendship, self discovery, escapades, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, family problems, human nature, native american, adolescence, life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona, india, new jersey
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 7.3
 918
Skinwalkers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Faced with the murder of three medicine men, Navajo police must find the culprit. That the murders appear to be the work of a Skinwalker, or bad medicine man, complicate and illuminate the detective's work.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, mind bending
Plot: murder, police investigation, supernatural ability, americana, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, law enforcement, deadly, danger, crimes, native american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, utah, arizona, phoenix arizona
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 4.4
 3K
Route 666 (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Smith, a mob informer hiding out with the Witness Protection Program, decides to make a break for it and hide out in the Arizona desert. The Feds catch up with him and rescue him just before a group of hitmen can manage to silence him for good. In ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, tense, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hitman, desert, supernatural, zombie, afterlife, uncover truth, special agents, law enforcement, danger, gory, father son relationship, vietnam veteran ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, 60s
Place: arizona, usa
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 6.5
 29K
The Prophecy (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The angel Gabriel comes to Earth to collect a soul which will end the stalemated war in Heaven, and only a former priest and a little girl can stop him.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, biblical ...
Plot: good versus evil, devil, prophecy, angel, afterlife, religions or cults, god, supernatural, society, insubordination, vicious, religion ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, arizona
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Dance with the Devil (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A psychotic criminal couple kidnaps a random teenage couple. The woman rapes the male captive, and lets him watch his lover being raped by the man. They then plan to sacrifice the couple
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, rough, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, on the road, violence, violence spree, heist, sexual abuse, murder, wild ride, psychopath, religions or cults, beast, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, las vegas
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 5.7
 453
Flap (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Comedy based on the plight of modern Native Americans living on reservations.
Plot: whiskey, rebellion, native american, convention, sweetheart, killing a dog, tv reporter, heart attack, arizona desert, deception, train, civil rights ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona
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The Eiger Sanction (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A classical art professor and collector, who doubles as a professional assassin, is coerced out of retirement to avenge the murder of an old friend.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, assassination, assassin, hitman, heroes, secret agents, rivalry, mountain, mountaineer, adventure, government agency, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, alps, arizona, italy ...
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 6.5
 319K
Due Date (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Peter Highman must scramble across the US in five days to be present for the birth of his first child. He gets off to a bad start when his wallet and luggage are stolen, and put on the 'no-fly' list. Peter embarks on a terrifying journey ...
Style: humorous, feel good, road movie, funny, absurd ...
Plot: hitchhiker, unlikely friendships, road trip, getting home, slacker, childbirth, odd couple, stupidity, goofy hero, nothing goes right, weed, comedy of errors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, louisiana, texas, alabama ...
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The Day Time Ended (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A small family relocates to the Sonoran Desert, to be closer to the grandparents of the family. Though there are news reports of a spectacular triple supernova, and the young granddaughter has seen a glowing alien construction behind the barn, the ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, psychotronic, claymation
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, time travel, androids and robots, escapades, misfit, heroes, save the world, disorder, danger, benign alien, experiment gone awry, space travel ...
Time: prehistory, 70s
Place: arizona
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Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, tense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, demon, chosen one, save the world, mysterious character, danger, master villain, rivalry, track down, isolation, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
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 6.9
 48K
Breakdown (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his SUV breaks down on a remote Southwestern road, Jeff Taylor lets his wife, Amy, hitch a ride with a trucker to get help. When she doesn't return, Jeff fixes his SUV and tracks down the trucker -- who tells the police he's never ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, ransom, kidnapping, uncover truth, danger, woman in danger, highway, chase, gang, deception, couples, surveillance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, arizona, massachusetts, usa
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Blood of Dracula's Castle (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Count Dracula and his wife capture beautiful young women and chain them in their dungeon, to be used when they need to satisfy their thirst for blood.
Style: scary, serious
Plot: dungeon, vampire, serial killer, beach, photographer, castle, ocean or sea, prison life, curses spells and rituals, prison, kidnapping, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, california, arizona
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Undead or Alive: A Zombedy (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Elmer Winslow is a soldier on the run from the Union Army, and Luke Budd is a cowboy with a broken heart. When the two misfits rob the corrupt sheriff of an old west town, they have no idea that a plague of zombies is sweeping the country, or that ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspense, rough ...
Plot: zombie, on the run, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, mad scientist, danger, deadly, crime gone awry, plague, vengeance, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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 5.8
 56K
Commander (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a group of misfits is hired by an unknown third party to burglarize a desolate house and acquire a rare VHS tape, they discover more found footage than they bargained for.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, rough, anthology ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, found footage, webcam, survival, danger, deadly, halloween, videotaping, burglary, mystery, gory, video cassette ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998
Place: usa, arizona
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 4.8
 144
The Manhunt (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man buys two horses at an Arizona race track but fails to get a receipt. Later, when riding across the land of a rancher named Robeson, he's accused of stealing the two horses. Unable to prove ownership, the young man is then sentenced ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, law enforcement, partners, adventure, criminal heroes, heroes, on the run, dishonesty, confined, crimes, manhunt, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona
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They Were Called Graveyard (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Luke Barrett, having lost his memory due to an accident, does not realize that Dingus had killed his wife and brother to take possession of the Barretts' land and money. At first Luke trusts him, but while looking for his forgotten identity he ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, rough, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, deadly, investigation, mystery, crimes, rivalry, graphic violence, old west, memory loss, vengeance, siblings relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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 6.5
 7K
Chambers (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Consumed by the mystery surrounding the donor heart that saved her life, a young patient starts taking on sinister characteristics of the deceased.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: death, violence, heart transplant, murder, youth, family relations, self sacrifice, vengeance, deadly, dishonesty, father daughter relationship, supernatural ...
Place: arizona, usa
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Sons of Tucson (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sons of Tucson is a family comedy about three brothers who hire a charming, wayward schemer to stand in as their father when their real one goes to prison. What begins as a business relationship evolves into something more complex and compelling: a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cons and scams, family relations, youth, friendship, family, disorder, brother brother relationship, siblings relations, mischievous children, single parent, eccentric family, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
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Legends from the Sky (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Native American Veteran, burdened by survivor's guilt after a disastrous military tour, is forced to search for his missing grandfather after his ancestral land is mysteriously taken over by an unknown federal organization.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: native american, anti hero, law enforcement, dishonesty, government agency, alien encounter, heroes, haunted by the past, anti heroes, save the day, uncover truth, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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Run, Simon, Run (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A Papago Indian returns to his reservation after a prison term and searches for his brother's killer.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, realistic, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: injustice, murder, native american, indian reservation, dishonesty, adventure, crimes, righting the wronged, vengeance, betrayal, redemption, life is a bitch ...
Place: arizona
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 3.7
 2K
The Graves (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two inseparable sister's visit to a remote mine town turns into a mind-bending fight for survival against menaces both human and supernatural.
Style: tense, serious, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: survival, danger, ghost, supernatural, obsession, escapades, deadly, stalking, road trip, mine, desert, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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There Was a Crooked Man... (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Charismatic criminal Paris Pitman ends up in jail, then attempts to escape the prison of warden Lopeman.
Style: cynical, dark humor, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, chase, betrayal, escape, criminal, warden, fugitives, on the run, cons and scams, chaos and mayhem, captivity, vengeance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, europe, france, usa, paris france ...
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