Movies and TV shows set in las vegas

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in las vegas ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, clever, stylized, entertaining and interesting films and TV shows about / with storytelling, dialogue, pornography, mentor, casino, redemption, runaway, catastrophe, destiny and brutality plots mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as las vegas: What Happens in Vegas (2008), The Hangover (2009), Ocean's Eleven (2001), Casino (1995), Last Vegas (2013), 21 (2008), Now You See Me (2013), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), Leaving Las Vegas (1995), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998).

List of movies set in las vegas

What Happens in Vegas (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: During a wild vacation in Las Vegas, career woman Joy McNally and playboy Jack Fuller come to the sober realization that they have married each other after a night of drunken abandon. They are then compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a ...
Style: humorous, romantic, feel good, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, life turned upside down, fall in love, party, romance, wedding, casino, love and romance, newlyweds, drinking, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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 7.7
 663K
The Hangover (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three friends finally come to after a raucous night of bachelor-party revelry, they find a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. But they can't seem to locate their best friend, Doug – who's supposed to be tying the knot. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: party, friends, memory loss, buddies, nothing goes right, disorder, friendship between men, plan gone awry, investigation, drugs/alcohol, stupidity, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, california
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 7.8
 469K
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to ...
Style: witty, exciting, clever, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: thief, cons and scams, scheme, heist, perfect crime, casino, group of criminals, buddies, crime, friends, partners in crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, san diego california, atlantic city new jersey, salt lake city utah ...
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 8.2
 409K
Casino (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 178 min.
Story: The life of the gambling paradise – Las Vegas – and its dark mafia underbelly.
Style: realistic, rough, stylized, tense, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, mafia, criminal heroes, rise and fall, crime, blind ambition, organized crime, drug abuse, fbi, gambling, greed, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, year 1980, year 1983 ...
Place: las vegas, usa, costa rica, chicago illinois
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 6.6
 121K
Last Vegas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three sixty-something friends take a break from their day-to-day lives to throw a bachelor party in Las Vegas for their last remaining single pal.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, funny, exciting ...
Plot: elderly, vacation, friendship, casino, funeral, buddies, aging, male friendship, disorder, golden years, old friend, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, new jersey
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 6.8
 212K
21 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. in Boston who strives to succeed. Wanting a scholarship to transfer to Harvard School of Medicine with the desire to become a doctor, Ben learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, suspense, intellectual, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, prodigy, talented, casino, cheating, friendship, manipulations, mathematics, professor, student, youth, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, massachusetts, harvard university, boston ...
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 7.3
 546K
Now You See Me (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.
Style: surprise ending, clever, entertaining, twists and turns, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scheme, mind game, manipulations, fbi, teamwork, heist, perfect crime, bank robbery, mastermind, cons and scams, deception, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: las vegas, new orleans, new york, usa, paris france ...
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CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series follows Las Vegas criminalists working for the Las Vegas Police Department as they use physical evidence to solve grisly murders in this unusually graphic drama, which has inspired a host of other cop-show "procedurals". The ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forensics, police investigation, crime, murder, danger, expert, teamwork, scientist, investigator, mystery, police detective, evidence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
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Leaving Las Vegas (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.
Style: captivating, sincere, depressing, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, prostitute, addiction, depression, loneliness, suicide, social misfits, therapy, casino, romance, unlikely relationship, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, los angeles
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo drive a red convertible across the Mojave desert to Las Vegas with a suitcase full of drugs to cover a motorcycle race. As their consumption of drugs increases at an alarming rate, the stoned duo trash their ...
Style: surreal, psychedelic, atmospheric, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: drug abuse, journalism, american dream, addiction, lawyer, road trip, on the road, hallucinations, hitchhiker, culture clash, cocaine, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1965
Place: las vegas, usa
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Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Security guard Paul Blart is headed to Las Vegas to attend a Security Guard Expo with his teenage daughter Maya before she departs for college. While at the convention, he inadvertently discovers a heist - and it's up to Blart to apprehend the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, romantic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: shopping mall, family relations, crimes, parents and children, goofy hero, security guard, single father, romance, justice, fight scenes, life philosophy, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, new jersey
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Things Are Tough All Over (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cheech and Chong are hired to drive a limo from Chicago to Las Vegas by two shady Arabs - Mr. Slyman and Prince Habib. Unbeknownst to them, five million dollars of dirty money has been stuffed throught the car.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, pornography, money laundering, arab, comedy team, laundromat, lust, limousine, gas station, chase, bounty hunter, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: las vegas, usa, chicago illinois, midwest, new jersey
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Get Him to the Greek (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Pinnacle records has the perfect plan to get their sinking company back on track: a comeback concert in LA featuring Aldous Snow, a fading rockstar who has dropped off the radar in recent years. Record company intern Aaron Green is faced with the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, cynical, road movie, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musician, lifestyle, showbiz, plan gone awry, on the road, disorder, musician's life, celebrity culture, friends, alcohol abuse, intern, comeback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, new york, usa, california ...
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 6.8
 24K
Bugsy (1991)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: New York gangster Ben 'Bugsy' Siegel takes a brief business trip to Los Angeles. A sharp-dressing womanizer with a foul temper, Siegel doesn't hesitate to kill or maim anyone crossing him. In L.A. the life, the movies, and most of all ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: hollywood, casino, hotel, crime, hitman, love and romance, passionate interest, unfulfillment, crimes, blind ambition, temperamental, bohemian life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles, new york
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 7.3
 64K
Go (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Told from three perspectives, a story of a bunch of young Californians trying to get some cash, do and deal some drugs, score money and sex in Las Vegas, and generally experience the rush of life.
Style: witty, humorous, dark humor, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, clubbing, nothing goes right, disorder, bad trip, stripper, rave, hit and run, actor, christmas, crime, bisexual man ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, usa
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Very Bad Things (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kyle Fisher has one last night to celebrate life as a single man before marrying Laura, so he sets out to Vegas with four of his best buddies. But a drug and alcohol filled night on the town with a stripper who goes all the way, turns into a cold ...
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, friends, wedding, unlikely criminals, love and romance, uncover truth, nothing goes right, wedding preparations and rituals, investigation, wrongfully committed, violence, death ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, usa, los angeles, nevada
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 5.9
 40K
Vegas Vacation (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Griswold family hits the road again for a typically ill-fated vacation, this time to the glitzy mecca of slots and showgirls—Las Vegas.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, obsession, casino, farce, family relations, parents and children, nothing goes right, teenage life, dysfunctional family, desert, on the road, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
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Gutshot Straight (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A professional poker player falls deep into underworld when he takes an unexpected wager from a mysterious high roller.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: gambling, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, mind game, rivalry, deadly, down on your luck, couple relations, crime boss, poker, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas
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Lay the Favorite (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former stripper's talent with numbers lands her a job with a professional gambler who runs a sports book in Las Vegas.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, sincere
Plot: gambling, betting, money, unlikely partners, bookies, prodigy, dishonesty, partners, working the system, career change, cons and scams, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, new york, usa, nevada
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The Great White Hype (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the champ's promoter, Rev. Sultan, decides something new is needed to boost the marketability of the boxing matches, he searches and finds the only man to ever beat the champ. The problem is that he isn't a boxer anymore and he's ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, boxer, athlete's life, cons and scams, contests and competitions, investigation, rivalry, underdog, power relations, interracial relations, athlete and trainer, boxing ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, cleveland ohio, california
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 5.6
 47K
Wild Card (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal skills and a gambling problem gets in trouble with the mob, he has one last play… and it's all or nothing.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, bodyguard, gangsters, crime, casino, tough heroes, dishonesty, lone wolves, betrayal, violence, greed, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, new orleans
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Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When megalomaniacal White Goodman, the owner of a trendy, high-end fitness center, makes a move to take over the struggling local gym run by happy-go-lucky Pete La Fleur, there's only one way for La Fleur to fight back: dodgeball. Aided by a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, competition, sport, against the odds, coach, rivalry, contests and competitions, friends, financial problem, health situation, uninhibited rivalry, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, california, los angeles
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The Defenders (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Defenders is a drama about two colorful Las Vegas defense attorneys who go all-in when it comes to representing their clients. Nick and Pete are the local go-to guys with an eclectic client list who are still looking to hit their own jackpot.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: lawyer, trial, law firm, righting the wronged, power relations, workplace, partners, ambitious, judge, boss, ambition, courtroom drama ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
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 7.5
 25K
Las Vegas (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Las Vegas is an American television series broadcast by NBC from September 22, 2003 to February 15, 2008. The show focuses on a team of people working at the fictional Montecito Resort & Casino dealing with issues that arise within the working ...
Style: stylized, serious, sexy, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, gambling, cons and scams, team, cheating, workplace, businessman, hot and sexy, dishonesty, buddies, lifestyle, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
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 5.5
 14K
Mafia! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Takeoff on the Godfather with the son of a mafia king taking over for his dying father.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, mafia, farce, gangsters, goofy hero, nothing goes right, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, stupidity, dumb, multiple storylines, adaptation ...
Time: 90s, year 1967, year 1938
Place: las vegas, sicily, italy, usa, europe
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Indecent Proposal (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Robert Redford stars as billionaire John Gage, who offers a down-on-his-luck yuppie husband (Woody Harrelson) $1 million for the opportunity to spend the night with the man's wife (Demi Moore).
Style: sexual, emotional, psychological, serious, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adultery, infidelity, gambling, sexual relations, crumbling marriage, sex scene, temptation, moral dilemma, family problems, couple relations, millionaire, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, california
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Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teddy Duncan's middle-class family embarks on a road trip from their home in Denver to visit Mrs. Duncans Parents, the Blankenhoopers, in Palm Springs. When they find themselves stranded between Denver and Utah, they try to hitch a ride to Las ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, parents and children, family relations, family life, on the road, road trip, youth, paintball, crying, desert, sunburn ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, utah, usa
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Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Danny Ocean's team of criminals are back and composing a plan more personal than ever. When ruthless casino owner Willy Bank doublecrosses Reuben Tishkoff, causing a heart attack, Danny Ocean vows that he and his team will do anything to bring ...
Style: entertaining, clever, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, casino, revenge, labor strike, millionaire, businessman, criminal's revenge, mentor, surveillance, vengeance, expert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, mexico
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 7.0
 31K
The Cooler (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: (William H. Macy) works at a Las Vegas casino, where he uses his innate ability to bring about misfortune in those around him to jinx gamblers into losing. His imposing boss, Shelly Kaplow (Alec Baldwin), is happy with the arrangement. But Bernie ...
Style: sexy, realistic, offbeat, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: casino, gambling, heroin, cheating, debt, bad luck, romance, love and romance, couple relations, overdose, strong sexual content, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
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Viva Las Vegas (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lucky Jackson arrives in town with his car literally in tow ready for the first Las Vegas Grand Prix - once he has the money to buy an engine. He gets the cash easily enough but mislays it when the pretty swimming pool manageress takes his mind off ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, music, instructor, partners, oldies, ambition, rock, surfing, friends, love and romance, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, san francisco
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