Movies and TV shows set in montreal quebec

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in montreal quebec ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic, touching, psychological and talky films and TV shows about / with death, storytelling, crimes, flashback, obsession, culture clash, brutality, photograph, female nudity and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in Canada, USA, France and other countries.
montreal quebec
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montreal quebec movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as montreal quebec: Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 (2017), Whoever Dies, Dies in Pain (1998), Stateline Motel (1973), Happiness is a Sad Song (2004), This Time Forever (1981), Maple Palm (2006), 2 Seconds (1998), Winter Stories (1999), The Five of Us (2004), Hitting Home (1988).

List of movies set in montreal quebec

Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ward and Bouchard must face an important car theft ring that turns out to be a lot more than they bargained for: one where the stolen cars will serve as bombs in a well planned terrorist attack.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, partners, law enforcement, cliche, investigation, culture clash, family, police investigation, danger, partners against crime, rivalry, police ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec
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Whoever Dies, Dies in Pain (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A botched police raid on a crack house turns into a 36 hour long siege in which the junkies share their perspective to the cameraman of a reality program.
Plot: police, swat team, swat, syringe, violence, drug addict, drug addiction, drug, punk, death, drug use, drug abuse ...
Place: montreal quebec, montreal, montreal quebec canada
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Stateline Motel (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After robbing a jewellery shop in Canada, two Americans arrange a meeting near the US borders in order to split the loot. One of them has an accident with his car on his way there and gets stuck in an isolated motel until his car is fixed. The owner ...
Plot: love, ford mustang, infidelity, female star appears nude, male objectification, female nudity, on the run, jewel, sex, hiding place, hotel, jewel thief ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec
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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.
Style: clever, educational film, satirical, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: racism, politics, interracial relations, american civil war, journalism, society, injustice, political unrest, discrimination, alternate reality, slavery, civil war ...
Time: year 1912, 1930s
Place: canada, south america, new york, san francisco, japan ...
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The Fall of the American Empire (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A man's life is turned upside down in the aftermath of a robbery.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, tense, funny ...
Plot: stolen money, heist, police, money laundering, police arrest, doctor, prostitute, investigation, interrogation, crimes, danger, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: montreal, montreal quebec
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Happiness is a Sad Song (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The disjointed story of Anne-Marie, an unemployed publicist pounding the pavement in Montreal with her mini-cam, collecting testimonials on the subject of happiness. She meets a medley of characters whom she engages in engrossing, thought-provoking ...
Style: semi documentary
Plot: interrogation, unemployment, happiness, camera, homelessness, questioning
Place: quebec, montreal quebec, montreal
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This Time Forever (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young American hockey player, studying in Canada on a hockey scholarship, falls in love while risking his scholarship and the prospect of the Vietnam war draft.
Plot: ice hockey, vietnam war, college, reunion, wheelchair, injury, struggle, single mother, pregnancy, presumed dead, hockey, hospital ...
Place: montreal, canada, montreal quebec
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 1.7
 366
Maple Palm (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A lesbian couple of fifteen years lives with the secret that one is an illegal immigrant. With no legal way to protect their relationship, the couple lives in fear of deportation. After an innocent visit to the Statue of Liberty, the girls return ...
Style: avant garde, entertaining, touching, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, female homosexuality, illegal immigrant, lesbianism, unconditional love, u.s. canadian border, secret, border patrol, hidden identity, dark secret, sexuality ...
Place: los angeles, tibet, venice beach california, venice california, vancouver ...
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 6.5
 537
2 Seconds (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laurie, a professional downhill racer gets fired because of her slight overindulgence in irresponsibility. She returns to Montreal where she is welcomed by her geeky but cute brother. She meets Lorenzo, a cranky, ex-racer who owns a bike shop. The ...
Style: offbeat, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: riding a bicycle, cycling, obsession, single parent, romance, ambition, golden years, gays and lesbians, contests and competitions, love and romance, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec canada
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 7.0
 227
Winter Stories (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An adult Martin Roy reminisces about his life in the 1966/67 school year. At fifteen years old and in his last year of junior high school, he breathed, ate and slept hockey. He collected hockey cards, played street hockey with his friends, tried ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ice hockey, hockey, family relations, coming of age, parents and children, small town life, social relations, power relations, friends, small town, friendship, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: canada, montreal, quebec, montreal quebec
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 7.0
 739
The Five of Us (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In Montreal, the teenagers Manon, Anne, Isa, Claudie and Sophie are friends since their childhood. While spending a couple of days in the cottage of Sophie's parents nearby a lake, the girls decide to give a party, and Manon and Sophie hitch ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, friendship, reunion, rape victim, crimes, friends, introspection, haunted by the past, deadly, unfulfillment, psychopath, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec
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 6.4
 120
Hitting Home (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Canadian businesswoman Dinah Middleton's is devastated when her teenage son, Alex, is killed by a hit-and-run driver. When the police fail to turn up any suspects, she turns private detective to track the killer down. She traces the murderer to ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: hit and run, obsession, vengeance, deadly, life is a bitch, rivalry, crimes, sexual euphemism, opening a door, looking at picture, blonde child, american ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, usa, new york, montreal
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Battle of the Brave (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In the mid-18th Century, as England and France battle over control of Canada, an epic romance between a peasant woman and a trapper unfurls
Style: realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: native american, curses spells and rituals, betrayal, soldier, battles, revolution, danger, politics, life is a bitch, social differences, culture clash, rebelliousness ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, canada, france, europe, montreal quebec ...
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Nowhere in Sight (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thriller - Helen Slater, Christopher Heyerdahl, Andrew McCarthy
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: woman in danger, captivity, hostages, confined, hostage, starting over, blind woman, intruder, criminal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, car accident, home invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montreal, montreal quebec
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Monsieur Lazhar (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During a harsh Montréal winter, an elementary-school class is left reeling after its teacher commits suicide. Bachir Lazhar, a charismatic Algerian immigrant, steps in as the substitute teacher for the classroom of traumatized children. All the ...
Style: touching, sincere, inspirational, compassionate, thought provoking ...
Plot: elementary school, immigrants, teacher, precocious child, coping, teachers and students, society, youth, social relations, unconventional method, reach out, loss of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec, ontario canada
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 5.0
 183
Money (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, Italy, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man whose father's fortune was stolen by his closest friends sets out to get revenge in this odyssey through the world's major financial centers.
Plot: wall street, fortune, theft, suicide, business, money, revenge, prince, illness, finance
Place: paris france, kenya, montreal quebec, china, hong kong ...
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 4.6
 298
Mindfield (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a police detective kills a criminal, this traumatic event triggers a locked memory, he didn't know he had, of him being a subject of a CIA experiment.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, serious, based on true events ...
Plot: mystery, undercover, government agency, drug abuse, experiment gone awry, doctor, exploding car, sex shop, death of friend, breasts, police officer, mind control ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec
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Mambo Italiano (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When an Italian man comes out of the closet, it affects both his life and his crazy family.
Style: humorous, touching, not serious, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, coming out, immigrants, family relations, gays and lesbians, culture clash, family, eccentric family, lifestyle, misfit, meet the parents, leaving home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec
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Mesrine: Killer Instinct (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jacques Mesrine, a loyal son and dedicated soldier, is back home and living with his parents after serving in the Algerian War. Soon he is seduced by the neon glamour of sixties Paris and the easy money it presents. Mentored by Guido, Mesrine turns ...
Style: tense, rough, bleak, realistic, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: romancing a criminal, gangsters, robbery, mafia, rise to the top, crime, organized crime, against the rules, crimes, criminal heroes, prison life, mob boss ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1960s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: france, paris france, montreal, europe, canada ...
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 8.3
 160K
Incendies (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad's acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults' voyage to ...
Style: psychological, twists and turns, disturbing, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: rape, incest rape, twins, incest, torture, massacre, prison, self discovery, family relations, pregnant from rape, mother son incest, son ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1970 ...
Place: middle east, lebanon, montreal quebec, montreal, canada
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 5.0
 631
Discopathe (2013)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The mid-70's: A timid young New Yorker leads an uneventful life until he is fatefully exposed to the pulsating rhythms of a brand-new genre of music....disco. Unable to control his murderous impulses that stem from a traumatic childhood ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, disco, strong violent content, psychopath, deadly, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), catholic school, blood, lesbian sex, graphic violence, nightclub ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, montreal, new york, canada, montreal quebec
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The Far Side of the Moon (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the death of his mother, a man tries to discover a meaning to his life, to the universe and to rebuild a relationship with the only family he has left: his brother.
Style: psychological, clever, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: space travel, lifestyle, astronaut, self discovery, gay, human nature, introspection, estrangement, family problems, brother brother relationship, universe, science ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: canada, russia, montreal, quebec, montreal quebec
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 4.0
 506
The Enemy (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Luxembourg, USA, Germany, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A CIA agent and a geneticist battle to keep a deadly biological weapon from falling into the wrong hands when the weapon's inventor is kidnapped.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: undercover, on the run, save the day, track down, deadly, crimes, race against time, rescue, danger, chases and races, abduction, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montreal, east germany, montreal quebec
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Deadly Surveillance (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A detective investigates a series of murders that he begins to suspect are being committed by a woman involved in prostitution and narcotics trafficking.
Style: tense, captivating, twists and turns, psychological, suspense
Plot: stalking, accused of murder, apartment, drugs, hiding, murder, investigation, crimes, danger, serial killer, suspicion, police detective ...
Place: usa, montreal, montreal quebec
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 4.3
 142
Coyote (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Story of a wild first love that takes place at the mouth of the St. Lawrence River between the refineries at Pointe-Au-Trembles and the rock culture of Montreal.
Plot: love, ice hockey, suicide, teenage sexuality, niagara falls, receptionist, black bra, hockey, abortion, career, teenage sex, railway ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec, quebec
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 7.9
 32K
C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Morocco
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A story of two love affairs. A father's love for his five sons. And one son's love for his father, a love so strong it compels him to live a lie. That son is Zac Beaulieu, born on the 25th of December 1960, different from all his brothers, ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, lgbt child, homosexual, reconciliation, lgbt, coming out, acceptance, parents and children, eccentric family, self discovery, siblings relations, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec, israel ...
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Being at Home with Claude (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's hard to review this movie without giving anything away. Suffice it to say that it depicts the crime of one member of a gay male relationship and the desperate struggle for the lead character to make those around him understand the reason ...
Style: psychological, bleak, sexual, gloomy, talky ...
Plot: murder, gays and lesbians, prostitute, mystery, gender, crimes of passion, couples, life turned upside down, love affair, tragic love, destructive relationship, coming out ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec, quebec
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Barney's Version (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The picaresque and touching story of the politically incorrect, fully lived life of the impulsive, irascible and fearlessly blunt Barney Panofsky.
Style: emotional, semi serious, witty, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: suicide, marriage, friendship, lifestyle, everyday life, marital problem, human nature, love and romance, aging, divorce, jewish, actress ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 80s, 20th century, year 1974 ...
Place: canada, new york, rome italy, montreal quebec, italy ...
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 7.1
 28K
Heartbeats (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Francis is a young gay man, Marie is a young straight woman and the two of them are best friends -- until the day the gorgeous Nicolas walks into a Montreal coffee shop. The two friends, instantly and equally infatuated, compete for Nicolas' ...
Style: suspense, atmospheric, sincere, tense, serious ...
Plot: homosexual, menage a trois, love triangle, gay, friendship, gays and lesbians, romance, sexual identity, dishonesty, gender, fall in love, sexual exploration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec, paris france
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 6.6
 7K
Agnes of God (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a dead newborn is found, wrapped in bloody sheets, in the bedroom wastebasket of a young novice, psychiatrist Martha Livingston is called in to determine if the seemingly innocent novice, who knows nothing of sex or birth, is competent enough ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: nun, psychiatrist, trial, murder, hypnosis, convent, mystery, investigation, crimes, life is a bitch, deadly, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: montreal, montreal quebec, canada, quebec, israel
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