Movies and TV shows set in geneva switzerland

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in geneva switzerland ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, talky and stylized films and TV shows about / with murder, death, betrayal, flashback, dialogue, greed, blood, runaway, hotel and corruption plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in France, USA, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as geneva switzerland: The Sweet Body of Deborah (1968), The Cassandra Crossing (1976), Quartier des banques (2017), In the Name of My Daughter (2014), Bon voyage (2003), Nailcruncher (1988), Der Fall Barschel (2015), The Man with Thousand Faces (2016), Snowden (2016), Violeta Went to Heaven (2011).

List of movies set in geneva switzerland

Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000 (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The European equivalent of "The Return of the Secaucus 7," this Swiss film looks at the lives of several men and women in their 30s as they confront the slim gains of the "revolutionary" sixties. Max, a dissatisfied copy editor; ...
Style: talky, thought provoking, experimental, contemplative, clever ...
Plot: rebellion, politics, introspection, human nature, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes, society, coming of age, youth, fighting the system, state affairs, lifestyle ...
Time: future, 70s, 1960s, 60s
Place: switzerland, paris france, europe, france, geneva switzerland ...
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The Sweet Body of Deborah (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young newlywed couple from America returns to Geneva to visit Marcel's home town. Once there he is informed of his former lover's suicide and in turn is subjected to threats that accuse him of being responsible for her death and further, ...
Plot: telephone call, blood, striptease, taxi driver, bloody face, screaming woman, apple tree, smoking in bed, man with glasses, camera shot of bare feet, love triangle, overdose ...
Place: geneva switzerland
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The Cassandra Crossing (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The Cassandra Crossing is an all-star disaster spectacular telling of the terrifying odyssey of 1000 doomed passengers trapped aboard a plague-infested train. A terrorist infected with a deadly virus boards the Stockholm to Geneva Express and ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train crash, plague, terrorism, survival, terrorist, drug dealing, save the day, train, catastrophe, race against time, isolation, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: europe, sweden, poland, switzerland, germany ...
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Quartier des banques (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Summer 2011: the Swiss financial market is abuzz with the news that Paul Béguelin, the director-general of the private bank Béguelin, was found dead in his office. Is it a case of suicide or score settling? This question is going to haunt his ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, enigmatic
Plot: family business, tax evasion, money, family secret, brother sister relationship, scandal, corruption, attempted murder, mother daughter relationship, coma, uncover truth, banker ...
Place: switzerland, usa, geneva switzerland
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In the Name of My Daughter (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 1976 in Nice, Agnes, the daughter of the owner of the Palais de la Méditerranée, falls in love with an older lawyer.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: casino, crimes, intrigue, rivalry, fall in love, love affair, parents and children, obsession, betrayal, family relations, murder suspect, lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 2000s
Place: france, french riviera, nice france, geneva switzerland, south of france
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 6.7
 5K
Bon voyage (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Isabelle Adjani and Gerard Depardieu star in director Jean-Paul Rappenau's amusing farce set on the eve of World War II, which follows the intersecting lives of four Parisians as they cope with the impending invasion of their city by German ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, satirical, light ...
Plot: war, wartime life, world war two, nazi, manipulation, spy, lie, top secret, politics, world politics, romance, spies ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s
Place: france, europe, england, paris france, portugal ...
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 5.0
 118
Nailcruncher (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Adapation of the fanciful comic novel by Albert Cohen.
Plot: immigrants, weirdo, ambassador, diplomat, jewish, treasure
Time: 1930s
Place: palestine, marseille, greece, geneva switzerland
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Der Fall Barschel (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 177 min.
Story: The Barschel case is one of the most important political scandals in recent German history. Not least because it has remained unsolved. Countless speculations and conspiracy theories have grown up to the present day to the dramatic death of the ...
Plot: german politics, drug abuse, investigative journalism, german history, politician, punched in the stomach, political cover up, extramarital affair, arms deal, marital problem, fired, sexual harassment ...
Time: 1990s, 80s, 90s, year 1987
Place: west germany, berlin germany, beirut lebanon, zurich switzerland, hamburg germany ...
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The Man with Thousand Faces (2016)
Genre: Biography, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A tale of cheats and impostors, taking its inspiration from true facts and from one of the most intriguing characters of recent decades: the spy Francisco Paesa.
Style: tense, rough, touching, disturbing, based on true events
Plot: thief, espionage, jail, minister, government, archival footage, police, money, spy, corruption, eta, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1994, year 1998, year 1986 ...
Place: spain, paris france, france, basque country, laos ...
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 7.3
 132K
Snowden (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: CIA employee Edward Snowden leaks thousands of classified documents to the press.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, clever, tense ...
Plot: espionage, journalism, fighting the system, whistleblower, political thriller, national security, media, surveillance, moral dilemma, idealism, uncover truth, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 2006, year 2012 ...
Place: usa, russia, maryland, latin america, washington d.c. ...
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Violeta Went to Heaven (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Chile, Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A portrait of famed Chilean singer and folklorist Violeta Parra filled with her musical work, her memories, her loves and her hopes.
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: museum, follow your dream, music, loss of daughter, folk, musical tour, latin, rising to stardom, lifestyle, musician's life, hopes, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 30s, 50s, 40s ...
Place: chile, latin america, geneva switzerland, santiago chile, santiago de chile ...
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 6.1
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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, car on fire, customs officer, fashion photographer, gold, womanizer, throat slitting, trafficking, criminal organization, man in bathtub, crane ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: lebanon, beirut lebanon, barcelona spain, athens greece, france ...
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The Children of the Century (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: True tale of the tumultuous love affair between two French literary icons of the 19th Century, novelist George Sand and poet Alfred de Musset. But their affair falls apart during an excursion to Venice, Italy where Musset is distracted by drugs and ...
Style: sexy, captivating, stylized, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, lifestyle, love and romance, destructive relationship, feminism, forbidden love, infidelity, sexuality, sex, strong female presence, performer's life, writer's life ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1830s
Place: italy, venice, paris france, france, europe ...
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The Poppy Is Also a Flower (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Austria, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In an attempt to stem the heroin trade from Iran, a group of narcotics agents working for the UN inject a radioactive compound into a seized shipment of opium, in the hopes that it will lead them to the main heroin distributor in Europe. Along the ...
Plot: opium, champagne, radioactivity, drug addict, geiger counter, smuggling, drug smuggling, brandy, heroin, international, secret agents, un ...
Place: iran, tehran iran, monte carlo, italy, naples italy ...
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The Little Soldier (1963)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Algerian war for independence from France, a young Frenchman living in Geneva who belongs to a right-wing terrorist group and a young woman who belongs to a left-wing terrorist group meet and fall in love. Complications ensue when the man ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: assassination, politics, murder, terrorism, new wave, fighting the system, romance, espionage, deadly, state affairs, rebellion, against the rules ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, algeria, paris france, geneva switzerland ...
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The Ninth Day (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, Czech Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A drama loosely based on Jean Bernard's Nazi-era prison diary.
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, psychological, uplifting ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, world war two, soldier, heroes, traitor, faith, nazi occupation, human spirit, hopes, introspection, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: holland, germany, paris france, netherlands, russia ...
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 5.1
 240
Fallen Heroes (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Fallen Heroes is a 2007 Italian crime-drama film directed by Paolo Franchi. It entered the competition at the 64th Venice International Film Festival. Wikipedia
Plot: rain, female nudity, male nudity, car accident, masturbation, suicide attempt, haircut, hand job, marital problem, financial problem, handjob, wife leaves husband ...
Place: geneva switzerland
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 7.5
 209K
Munich (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, mossad, secret agents, murder, politics, assassination, jewish, terrorist, vengeance, revenge, hostage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: middle east, europe, israel, lebanon, munich germany ...
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My Brother-in-law Killed My Sister (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two members of the French Academy agree to help the attractive young veterinarian Esther investigate the suspicious death of her sister. Esther is convinced her brother-in-law is responsible, but soon it becomes apparent that those responsible are ...
Plot: murder, organized crime, veterinarian, investigation, writers, private investigation, suspicion of murder, psychiatrist, gunfight, murder of family, crime family, family feud ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy, geneva switzerland
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 6.0
 109K
Miami Vice (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Miami Vice is a feature film based on the 1980s action drama TV series. The film tells the story of vice detectives Crockett and Tubbs and how their personal and professional lives are dangerously getting mixed.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, drug dealing, mole, crime, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, dangerous attraction, working undercover, partners, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: miami, usa, florida, geneva switzerland, havana cuba ...
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The Burma Conspiracy (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Propelled to the head of the W Group after the death of his adoptive father, Largo Winch decides, to everyone's surprise, to sell it, and use the proceeds to create an ambitious humanitarian foundation. But on the very same day, he finds ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, dishonesty, rivalry, danger, conspiracy, false accusation, crime against humanity, bank account, graphic violence, cons and scams, uncover truth, corporate crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: burma, france, europe, asia, geneva switzerland ...
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The Holcroft Covenant (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A man who was a confidant of Adolf Hitler dies and leaves a fortune to make amends for his Nazi past--but his son has to search the world to find it
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: espionage, holocaust, conspiracy, against the odds, haunted by the past, political intrigue, family relations, dishonesty, crimes, mind game, nazi, violence ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, future
Place: berlin germany, manhattan new york city, tower bridge london, greenwich village manhattan new york city, geneva switzerland ...
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 7.7
 169K
Goldfinger (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Special agent 007 (Sean Connery) comes face to face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, and now he must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a devious scheme to raid Fort Knox -- and obliterate the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laser, secret agents, espionage, spy, chase, murder, golf, pilot, cia, race against time, henchman, megalomaniac ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: kentucky, england, switzerland, europe, usa ...
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Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on Mary Shelley's novel, "Frankenstein" tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during childbirth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, obsession, experiment gone awry, rescue, vengeance, mutant, supernatural, deadly creature, immortality, reincarnation, danger, science ...
Time: 19th century, georgian era, 1700s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: geneva switzerland, swiss alps, germany
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Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The ultimate weapon, claimed to be safe for mankind, produces global side-effects including time slides and disappearances. The scientist behind the project and his car are zapped from the year 2031 to 1817 in Switzerland where he meets Dr. Victor ...
Style: futuristic, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: time travel, mad scientist, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, save the world, mutant, vengeance, destiny, danger, betrayal, chaos ...
Time: future, 19th century, 2030s, 21st century, 1800s ...
Place: los angeles, switzerland, geneva switzerland
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Dangerous Moves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: World Chess Champion Akiva Liebskind (Michel Piccoli) faces his former pupil Pavius Fromm (Alexandre Arbatt), who defected to the West from the Soviet Union five years earlier, for the World Chess Championship in Geneva, Switzerland. The tension and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: chess, politics, prodigy, rivalry, contests and competitions, state affairs, kgb, moral dilemma, cold war, scientist, student, doctor ...
Time: 80s
Place: soviet union, geneva switzerland, moscow russia, israel, lithuania
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 6.7
 275K
Contagion (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, tense, emotional ...
Plot: virus, epidemic, plague, pandemic, quarantine, infected, infection, fate of humanity, scientist, chaos and mayhem, hysteria, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: asia, usa, london, san francisco, minneapolis minnesota ...
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 7.0
 2K
Chaos (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A bourgeois couple, modern yet conventional. One night by accident, a young prostitute barges into their lives. Hounded down, beaten up, threatened, she will continue to struggle, with the help of a well off lady, first for her survival-her ...
Style: semi serious, touching, light, witty, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, redemption, human nature, life is a bitch, vengeance, society, social relations, woman in danger, starting over, sex slavery, storytelling, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, paris france, france, geneva switzerland, marseille ...
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From the Edge of the City (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Minority-group Greeks from an outer suburb of Athens struggle with their life on society's fringe and exploitation of one another.
Style: bleak, gloomy, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, immigrants, culture clash, suburbs, kids in trouble, friends, ocean or sea, urban ghetto, gays and lesbians, society, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 90s
Place: greece, russia, europe, kazakhstan, geneva switzerland ...
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Partners in Crime (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Prudence and Bélisaire Beresford have decided to take things easy. But when a rich Russian heiress disappears, Prudence can't resist and Bélisaire is forced onto the adventure. Their investigation will put them on the trail of a mysterious ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: missing person, amateur detective, partners, mystery, investigation, crime, crimes, couples, private detective, marriage, eternal youth, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, geneva switzerland
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