Movies and TV shows set in cincinnati ohio

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in cincinnati ohio ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, clever, captivating, humorous, serious and feel good films and TV shows about / with family relations, father son relationship, storytelling, mentor, friendship, brutality, husband wife relationship, dialogue, runaway and death plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cincinnati ohio: Point Blank (2019), Marauders (2016), Eight Men Out (1988), Greener Grass (2019), Dark Waters (2019), The Fits (2015), John from Cincinnati (2007), The New WKRP in Cincinnati (1991), Clever Girl (2015), Hustle (2004).

List of movies set in cincinnati ohio

Point Blank (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nurse is forced to spring a wounded murder suspect from the hospital when the man’s brother kidnaps his pregnant wife and wants to make a trade.
Style: tense, bleak, captivating, brutal, surprise ending ...
Plot: ambulance, police, hospital, gang, corruption, violence, escape, anger, betrayal, organized crime, police detective, criminal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: cincinnati ohio
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Marauders (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An untraceable group of elite bank robbers is chased by a suicidal FBI agent who uncovers a deeper purpose behind the robbery-homicides.
Style: intense, enigmatic, twists and turns, melancholic, clever ...
Plot: bank robbery, fbi, police, investigation, violence, bank manager, thief, heist, corruption, crime gone awry, conspiracy, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cincinnati ohio, ohio, mexico
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Eight Men Out (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The great Chicago White Sox team of 1919 is the saddest team to ever win a pennent. The team is bitter at their penny pincher owner, Charles Comiskey, and at their own teammates. Gamblers take advantage of this opportunity to offer some players $ to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, factual, talky ...
Plot: baseball, major league, sport, friendship, sport team, ambition, contests and competitions, society, americana, historical figure, hopes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1920s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, cincinnati ohio, boston, california
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Greener Grass (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Suburban soccer moms find themselves constantly competing against each other in their personal lives as their kids settle their differences on the field.
Style: art house, absurd, satirical, entertaining, light ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, female rivalry, suburbs, peer pressure, soccer, female protagonist, social satire, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, parents and children, satire, rivalry, society ...
Place: france, berlin germany, paris france, europe, cincinnati ohio
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Dark Waters (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against the DuPont chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.
Style: factual, realistic, thought provoking, serious, compassionate ...
Plot: contamination, lawsuit, corporate crime, legal investigation, fighting the system, lawyer, price of justice, investigation, courtroom drama, environmental, uncover truth, contaminated water ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 80s, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: west virginia, ohio, cincinnati ohio
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Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ernest P. Worrell grows a hand out of the top of his head and tries to destroy the world.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: mad scientist, mad doctor, financial ruin, financial crisis, breaking the fourth wall, puzzle, aunt, revenge, skull, monster, machine, trap ...
Time: 80s
Place: cincinnati ohio, ohio
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The Fits (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Toni, a tomboyish boxer, lands a spot on an after-school drill team in the West End community of Cincinnati. She eagerly absorbs routines, masters drills, and even pierces her own ears to fit in. It’s the joy of her first friendships and her ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: tomboy, dancing, friendship, secret, girl, competition, mother daughter relationship, illness, boxing, infection, sister sister relationship, ambulance ...
Place: cincinnati ohio
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John from Cincinnati (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: In Imperial Beach, California, the Yosts—a dysfunctional family of surfers—intersect with two new arrivals to the community: a dim-but-wealthy surfing enthusiast and man spurned by the Yosts years ago.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, feel good, serious, neo noir ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, surfing, family relations, friendship, single parent, family business, curses spells and rituals, family life, lifestyle, redemption, stranger, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, beverly hills, usa, san diego california, cincinnati ohio
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The New WKRP in Cincinnati (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The New WKRP in Cincinnati is a sequel/spin-off of the original CBS sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati. It was made for the syndication market from 1991 to 1993. MTM Enterprises produced the show. Gordon Jump, Frank Bonner, and Richard Sanders reprised ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: workplace, radio dj, media, boss and employee, workplace situations, power relations, rock and roll, radio, dj, radio announcer, office, radio show ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
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Clever Girl (2015)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Denise Dobkin is a struggling, opportunistic freelance columnist who escapes her debtors and competitors by fast-tracking her new romance with older piano teacher Chris Schaefer. Yet as she comes to learn something very disturbing about Chris, she ...
Style: suspense, sadistic, psychological, tense, slasher ...
Plot: femme fatale, investigation, female psychopath, female killer, criminal, journalist, deception, serial murder, dark secret, mysterious man, vigilantism, betrayal ...
Place: cincinnati ohio
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Hustle (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Few figures in professional baseball had a career quite like Pete Rose -- and practically no one who climbed so high fell so hard. Rose made his major-league debut playing second base with the Cincinnati Reds in 1963; nicknamed "Charlie ...
Plot: scandal, gambling addiction, athlete, gambling, baseball, cleavage, girl in bra and panties
Time: 80s
Place: cincinnati ohio
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Cornhole: The Movie (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cornhole: The Movie is a mockumentary feature film that examines the lives of four groups of quirky characters who have sacrificed, exploited, and shamed those in their lives to gain a certain level of minimal fame in the Cincinnati based sport of ...
Style: parody
Plot: social satire, joke, competition, sexual humor, toilet humor, athlete, sports fan, satire, sports man
Place: cincinnati ohio, ohio
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75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, depressing, sad ...
Audience: kids
Plot: double life, strong female character, organized crime, secret life, drug use, friendship between men, secret, paranoia, doctor patient relationship, social realism, social problems, psychiatrist ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, midwest, america, kentucky, ohio ...
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Anomalisa (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.
Style: surreal, melancholic, atmospheric, depressing, psychological ...
Plot: depression, nightmare, existentialism, love at first sight, loneliness, sex, puppet, infidelity, philosophy, life philosophy, adaptation, character study ...
Time: 2000s
Place: cincinnati ohio
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Dirty Pictures (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Cincinnati museum director goes on trial in 1990 for exhibiting sadomasochistic photographs taken by Robert Mapplethorpe.
Style: disturbing, captivating, serious, thought provoking, talky ...
Plot: lawsuit, museum, courtroom, jury, politics, courtroom drama, fighting the system, against the rules, righting the wronged, perversion, rebelliousness, sexual abuse ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1990
Place: usa, ohio, cincinnati ohio
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The Pride of Jesse Hallam (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jesse Hallum sells the family farm to see that his daughter receives the medical care she needs at the Cincinnati Children's Hospital. The big city challenges him, though, especially when his illiteracy is exposed.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, family problems, parents and children, family in crisis, dysfunctional family, city life, countryside, human spirit, family life, child illness, society, hopes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, kentucky, ohio, cincinnati ohio
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42 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, factual, touching ...
Plot: baseball, racism, racial segregation, against the odds, rivalry, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, americana, human spirit, rise to the top, hopes, african american ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1948, post world war two, year 1945 ...
Place: new york, usa, missouri, chicago illinois, brooklyn new york city ...
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The Wrong Guy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An executive (Dave Foley) after being passed over for a promotion to president storms into his office only to find the man who got the promotion dead. Assuming everyone will think he committed the crime he takes off as a fugitive...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, parody ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: chase, murder, promotion, crime gone awry, farce, nothing goes right, hidden identity, criminal heroes, on the run, fugitives, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, new york, cincinnati ohio, cleveland ohio ...
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Wild Hogs (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Restless and ready for adventure, four suburban bikers leave the safety of their subdivision and head out on the open road. But complications ensue when they cross paths with an intimidating band of New Mexico bikers known as the Del Fuegos.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, road movie, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: road trip, motorcycle, motorcycle gang, midlife crisis, middle aged man, on the road, self discovery, friendship, farce, adventure, buddies, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa, california, cincinnati ohio, pacific ocean
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Traffic (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 147 min.
Story: An exploration of the United States of America's war on drugs from multiple perspectives. For the new head of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, the war becomes personal when he discovers his well-educated daughter is abusing cocaine ...
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, thought provoking, clever ...
Plot: drug lord, war on drugs, drug dealer, drug abuse, addiction, drug cartel, organized crime, drug dealing, drug addiction, marijuana, drug traffic, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: mexico, ohio, washington d.c., latin america, usa ...
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Rain Man (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Style: sincere, uplifting, road movie, touching, captivating ...
Plot: autism, road trip, redemption, mentally challenged, brother brother relationship, runaway, family relations, siblings relations, greed, yuppie, self discovery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, california, missouri, texas, usa ...
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Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rock Opera version of Phantom Of The Opera with elements of Faust. Record producer Swan steals both the music and the girl (Phoenix) from composer Leach. Disfigured Leach plans revenge on Swan and his rock palace, The Paradise, and becomes The ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, witty, gothic ...
Plot: deal with the devil, vengeance, hopes, musician's life, desire for fame, righting the wronged, uninhibited rivalry, rock, blind ambition, artists and showbiz, phantom, tragedy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: liverpool, cincinnati ohio, new york
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The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Larry Flynt is the hedonistically obnoxious, but indomitable, publisher of Hustler magazine. The film recounts his struggle to make an honest living publishing his girlie magazine and how it changes into a battle to protect the freedom of speech for ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, witty, captivating, factual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom drama, millionaire, aids, free love, civil rights, lawsuit, legal, porn, fighting the system, rebellion, rise to the top, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 70s, 80s
Place: kentucky, usa, cincinnati ohio, ohio, washington d.c. ...
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Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Great Depression hits home for nine year old Kit Kittredge when her dad loses his business and leaves to find work. Oscar nominee Abigail Breslin stars as Kit, leading a splendid cast in the first ever "American Girl" theatrical movie. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, family relations, family, family life, follow your dream, parents and children, journalism, youth, power relations, children, mother daughter relationship, school ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1934
Place: ohio, usa, chicago illinois, cincinnati ohio, ireland ...
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The Baxter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man with a "doormat" personality tries standing up for himself for a change in this comedy. Mild mannered tax accountant Elliot Sherman (Michael Showalter) is what he calls a "Baxter": the kind of calm, unexciting fellow who ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, witty, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, love triangle, accountant, romance, office, love and romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, event planner, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, moscow russia, brooklyn new york city ...
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Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A struggling songwriter named Dave Seville finds success when he comes across a trio of singing chipmunks: mischievous leader Alvin, brainy Simon, and chubby, impressionable Theodore.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, romantic, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: disney, talking animals, family, friendship, siblings relations, rising to stardom, chipmunk, ambition, young heroes, music band, anthropomorphism, pop star ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, las vegas, new york ...
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Airborne (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mitchell Goosen is sixteen/seventeen year old kid from California who loves to surf and roller blade. Yet, his parents, who are two zoologists were given a grant to work in Australia. The only problem was: Mitchell couldn't go with them. So, he ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: skating, surfing, rivalry, school, confrontation, friends, ambition, adventure, youth, contests and competitions, lifestyle, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, australia, usa, ohio, cincinnati ohio
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A Man Called Adam (1966)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous jazz trumpeter finds himself unable to cope with the problems of everyday life.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: casino, alcohol abuse, racism, jazz, friends, couples, showbiz, relationship vs career, gambling, music, unfulfillment, starting over ...
Time: 60s
Place: cincinnati ohio, new york
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Harry's Law (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Harriet, Matthew and Malcolm couldn't be any more different, but when they cross paths, they realize they're all looking for a fresh start. The most unlikely of people are starting a law practice in the most unlikely of places -- a rundown ...
Style: serious, clever, realistic, exciting
Plot: law firm, lawyer, courtroom, starting over, workplace, courtroom drama, legal action, partners, legal, dedicated lawyer, lawyers and clients, court ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cincinnati ohio
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Dawn Rider (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gripping story of vengeance and passion set in the American West. When the father of gunslinger John Mason (Slater) is shot to death by masked bandits, Mason sets out with guns blazing to track down those who killed him. During his quest, he finds ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: old west, vengeance, righting the wronged, gang, crimes, tough heroes, heroes, love and romance, horse, gang of outlaws, dead wife, cold blooded killer ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, cincinnati ohio, wyoming
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