Best Canadian Movies

This page is updated regularly. Subscribe, so you don't miss new recommendations. The list of "Best Canadian Movies" contains films with the following parameters. Style: psychotronic, entertaining, weird, exciting, visually appealing and slasher. Plot: danger, death, violence, chase, fight, escape, suspense, explosion, supernatural and flashback. Genre: Drama, Adventure and Sci-Fi. Country: USA, Canada and Mexico.
Best Canadian Movies
Best Canadian Movies
TOP Movies: Brokeback Mountain (2005), Interstellar (2014), Dune (2021), Titanic (1997), Below Her Mouth (2016), The Shape of Water (2017), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), Free Guy (2021), Deadpool 2 (2018), The Suicide Squad (2021), Turning Red (2022), The Book of Life (2014), Godzilla vs. Kong (2021), Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2021), Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010), Extraction (2020), Ready or Not (2019), Arrival (2016), Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015).

List of Best Movies

Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Style: emotional, touching, sexy, sad, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, homosexuality, homosexual, gay relationship, forbidden love, lgbt, love story, closeted homosexual, first gay sexual experience, gays and lesbians, gay slur, gay romance ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: wyoming, usa, canada, texas, new york ...
Is relevant ?
Interstellar (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
Style: futuristic, mind bending, thought provoking, philosophical, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick
Plot: space, time travel, space travel, father daughter relationship, nasa, astronaut, distopia, survival, scientist, space station, end of the world, apocalypse ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, colorado
Is relevant ?
Dune (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure ...
Style: epic, cerebral, captivating, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: desert, alien planet, messiah, space opera, destiny, prophecy, space, water shortage, premonition, betrayal, politics, spy ...
Time: future, distant future, 2020s
Is relevant ?
Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 194 min.
Story: 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sentimental, dramatic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids, teens ...
Plot: love, love story, titanic, disaster, ship, forbidden love, love and romance, fall in love, tragedy, survival, ocean, shipwreck ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century, victorian era ...
Place: los angeles, new york, atlantic ocean, england
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
suspense movies
entertaining movies
superhero movies
death movies
Below Her Mouth (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An unexpected affair quickly escalates into a heart-stopping reality for two women whose passionate connection changes their lives forever.
Style: erotic, sexy, romantic, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, adult
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian sex, erotica, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lesbian lover, lesbian romance, love affair, female friendship ...
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
Is relevant ?
The Shape of Water (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.
Style: touching, biting, romantic, fairy tale, disturbing ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sign language, love story, creature, interspecies romance, rescue, female protagonist, supernatural, cold war, laboratory, loneliness, interspecies sex, scientist ...
Time: year 1962, future, 60s
Place: maryland, los angeles, baltimore, ussr, usa ...
Is relevant ?
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, entertaining, intense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: superhero, time travel, mutant, heroes, good versus evil, transformation, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, changing the past or future, time loop, superhuman, teamwork ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1973, 80s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, paris france, china, new york, moscow russia ...
Is relevant ?
Free Guy (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A bank teller realizes he's a background character in an open world action game.
Style: entertaining, humorous, feel good, heroic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: virtual reality, game, video game, gamer, changing lives, heroes, career change, character change, programmer, bank teller, artificial intelligence, code ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: new york, seattle, tokyo
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
friendship movies
survival movies
weird movies
violence movies
Deadpool 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.
Style: funny, psychotronic, entertaining, bloody, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: superhero, mission, supernatural power, invulnerability, hitman, one man army, time travel, mutant, dark hero, heroes, murder, dark humor ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: tokyo, asia, japan, hong kong
Is relevant ?
The Suicide Squad (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The continuing escapades of the Suicide Squad.
Style: intense, entertaining, funny, perverse, exciting ...
Plot: superhero, fight scenes, villain turns good, supernatural ability, female warrior, super villain, violence, extreme violence, graphic violence, bloody violence, alien creature, fbi ...
Time: 2020s
Place: usa, washington d.c., louisiana, south america
Is relevant ?
Turning Red (2022)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Mei is experiencing the awkwardness of being a teenager with a twist – when she gets too excited, she transforms into a giant red panda.
Style: anime, funny, fairy tale, 3d animation
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: disney, teenage girl, friendship, mother daughter relationship, domineering mother, shapeshifting, coming of age, animals, panda, overprotective mother, friend, menstruation ...
Time: 2020s, 2000s, year 2002
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
Is relevant ?
The Book of Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must ...
Style: touching, exciting, romantic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, true love, life & death, hopes, destiny, fall in love, day of the dead, afterlife, love triangle, love and romance, bullfighting, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
Is relevant ?
Godzilla vs. Kong (2021)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a time when monsters walk the Earth, humanity’s fight for its future sets Godzilla and Kong on a collision course that will see the two most powerful forces of nature on the planet clash in a spectacular battle for the ages. As Monarch embarks ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: giant monster, godzilla, king kong, kaiju, giant ape, giant animal, monster, dinosaur, monster versus monster, creature, giant creature, creature feature ...
Time: jurassic, 2010s, 2020s, 21st century
Place: hong kong, usa, las vegas, florida, antarctica ...
Is relevant ?
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: ridiculous, breathtaking, biting, exciting, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: jungle, mission, team, zoologist, adventurer, game, magic, friendship, video game, high school, archaeologist, time travel ...
Time: jurassic, year 1996, year 2016, 90s, 2010s
Place: new hampshire, hawaii
Is relevant ?
The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In the 1970s and ’80s, Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and a theme park, and were revered for their message of love, acceptance, and prosperity.
Style: cynical, disturbing, realistic, serious, talky ...
Plot: televangelist, rise and fall, adultery, unfaithful husband, religion, lgbt, family relations, lie, secret, greedy man, entrapment, scandal ...
Time: year 1969, year 1988, year 1979, year 1980, year 1965 ...
Place: minnesota, minneapolis minnesota, palm springs california
Is relevant ?
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two hillbillies are suspected of being killers by a group of paranoid college kids camping near the duo's West Virginian cabin. As the body count climbs, so does the fear and confusion as the college kids try to seek revenge against the pair.
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, unusual plot structure, slasher ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: dark humor, death, nothing goes right, youth, vacation, friends, group of friends, student, peril, accidental killing, chainsaw, freak accident ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, usa, west virginia
Is relevant ?
Extraction (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Tyler Rake, a fearless mercenary who offers his services on the black market, embarks on a dangerous mission when he is hired to rescue the kidnapped son of a Mumbai crime lord…
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, ambiguous ending, surprise ending ...
Audience: chick flick, manly
Plot: mercenary, kidnapping, rescue mission, tough guy, one against many, ex special forces, machismo, swat team, death threat, stranded, jungle, one man army ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: india, bangladesh, australia, mumbai india
Is relevant ?
Ready or Not (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A bride's wedding night takes a sinister turn when her eccentric new in-laws force her to take part in a terrifying game.
Style: scary, surprise ending, brutal, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: adult
Plot: survival, game, suspense, rite, satanic cult, family curse, ritual, wedding, murder, hide and seek, fiancee, twists and turns ...
Time: 2010s, year 1989, 80s
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
exciting movies
teens movies
chase movies
Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: psychological, intellectual, futuristic, philosophical, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, first contact, female protagonist, linguist, scientist, extraterrestrial, time, science, alien race, alien contact, alien creature, ufo ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: montana, china, massachusetts, venezuela, russia ...
Is relevant ?
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the old-old-old-fashioned vampire Vlad arrives at the hotel for an impromptu family get-together, Hotel Transylvania is in for a collision of supernatural old-school and modern day cool.
Style: humorous, funny, witty, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, teens, horror for children
Plot: hotel, vampire, supernatural, zombie, children, female vampire, fantasy world, monster, magic, imaginary kingdom, frankenstein, culture clash ...
Time: year 2014, year 2013, year 2015, year 2016, year 2019 ...
Place: romania, transylvania, california, usa, north america
Is relevant ?
The Call of the Wild (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sled dog struggles for survival in the wilds of the Yukon.
Style: sincere, captivating, disturbing, inspirational, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dog, survival, dog sled, wolf, gold rush, friendship, wolf pack, gold, grizzly bear, snow, animals, disney ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: alaska, yukon
Is relevant ?
Fear Street: Part Two - 1978 (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In 1978, two rival groups at Camp Nightwing must band together to solve a terrifying mystery when horrors from their towns' history come alive.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, suspense, murder, monster, woman in danger, homicidal maniac, snake, lesbian, violence, psychopath, brutality ...
Time: 70s, year 1994, year 1978, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Cube (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seven strangers are taken out of their daily lives and placed mysteriously in a deadly cube where they all agree they must find their way out.
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, mind bending, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, trapped, psychology, trap, mathematics, escape, maze, claustrophobia, group of strangers, survival horror, death ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
fight movies
monster movies
love movies
Bandit (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After escaping a Michigan prison, a charming career criminal assumes a new identity in Canada and goes on to rob a record 59 banks and jewellery stores while being hunted by a rogue task force. Based on the story of The Flying Bandit.
Plot: suspense, bank robber, stripper, strip club, true crime, 911, task force, master criminal, nude, loan shark, fired from the job, heist ...
Time: year 1985, year 1988, 80s
Place: canada, detroit, vancouver
Is relevant ?
Fast & Furious 9 (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: The next installment in the franchise.
Style: ambiguous ending, anamorphic, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car, street racing, car race, car chase, suspense, family relations, brother brother relationship, cia agent, chase, murder, woman kills a man, loss of family ...
Time: 2020s, 90s, year 1989, 80s, 21st century
Place: london, tokyo, edinburgh scotland, jamaica, georgia (former ussr) ...
Is relevant ?
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, 3d animation, light, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: food, inventor, father son relationship, nerd, mad scientist, small town, greed, natural disaster, parents and children, save the world, friendship, weatherman ...
Time: year 2009, 2000s, 21st century
Place: china, egypt, london, paris france, new york ...
Is relevant ?
Fear Street: Part One - 1994 (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1994, a group of teenagers discovers that the terrifying events which have haunted their town for generations ​are all connected — and that they may be the next targets.
Style: slasher, scary, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, suspense, supernatural, lesbian, serial killer, lgbt, lgbtq, serial murder, characters killed one by one, brutality, maniac, death ...
Time: 90s, year 1994
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Mommy (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A peculiar neighbor offers hope to a recent widow who is struggling to raise a teenager who is unpredictable and, sometimes, violent.
Style: melancholic, touching, depressing, emotional, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: oedipus complex, dysfunctional family, mother son relationship, mentally unstable, juvenile delinquent, incest overtones, single mother, violence, teenager, stuttering, youth, teenage boy ...
Time: year 2015, near future, 2010s, year 2010, year 1982 ...
Place: canada, quebec, montreal
Is relevant ?
Iron Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.
Style: exciting, witty, entertaining, intense, clever ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, technology, prodigy, weapon system, self sacrifice, intelligence, billionaire, robot, good versus evil, iron man character, tony stark character ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, malibu california, california, los angeles, middle east ...
Is relevant ?
Fear Street: Part Three - 1666 (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1666, a colonial town is gripped by a hysterical witch-hunt that has deadly consequences for centuries to come, and it's up to teenagers in 1994 to try and finally put an end to their town's curse, before it's too late.
Style: slasher, scary, bleak, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, lesbianism, suspense, serial killer, forest, lgbt, murder, lgbtq, lesbian, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, supernatural ability ...
Time: 18th century, year 1994, year 1978, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
slasher movies
mission movies
suspenseful movies
magic movies
rescue movies
revenge movies
kids movies
escape movies
murder movies