Best Canadian Movies

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Best Canadian Movies
Best Canadian Movies
TOP Movies: Brokeback Mountain (2005), Interstellar (2014), Dune (2021), Deadpool 2 (2018), Joker (2019), Rango (2011), Free Guy (2021), The Suicide Squad (2021), Below Her Mouth (2016), War for the Planet of the Apes (2017), Titanic (1997), It Chapter Two (2019), Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2021), Godzilla vs. Kong (2021), Ready or Not (2019), Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021), The Shape of Water (2017), Extraction (2020), Hotel Transylvania (2012).

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, melancholic, touching, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, homosexuality, closeted homosexual, homosexual, first gay sexual experience, gay romance, forbidden love, gays and lesbians, male nudity, gay slur, gay sex ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: wyoming, usa, texas, new york, mexico
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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: mind bending, futuristic, atmospheric, thought provoking, cerebral ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, time travel, spacecraft, father daughter relationship, expedition, end of the world, time paradox, science, black hole, distant planet, heroic mission ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century
Place: colorado
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Dune (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
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, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: alien planet, desert, space opera, outer space, prophecy, survival, messiah, giant creature, water shortage, adventure, betrayal, war ...
Time: 2020s, future, contemporary, distant future
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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, bloody, entertaining, parody ...
Plot: dark hero, supernatural power, mutant, super powers, invulnerability, mission, one man army, hitman, super strength, sarcasm, murder, superhero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo, hong kong
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Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, suspense, thought provoking, cynical ...
Plot: mental illness, psycho, insanity, villain, social decay, psychological trauma, social problems, mental patient, character change, bad attitude, evil clown, loneliness ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, year 1981, 20th century
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Rango (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Rango, a lost family pet, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play ...
Style: witty, humorous, light, road movie, surreal ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: desert, adventure, identity crisis, friendship, sheriff, chase, heroic mission, talking animals, lizard, gunfight, cowboy, save the day ...
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
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Free Guy (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A bank teller realizes he's a background character in an open world action game.
Style: feel good, humorous, heroic, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: virtual reality, video game, code, game, heroes, programmer, drastic change of life, changing lives, bank robbery, gamer, expose, bank teller ...
Time: 2020s
Place: tokyo
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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, psychotronic, reboot
Plot: super villain, supernatural ability, female warrior, villain turns good, supernatural power, fight scenes, superhero, secret mission, death, adventure, giant monster, revenge ...
Time: 2020s
Place: usa, washington d.c., south america, louisiana
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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, romantic, captivating, psychological
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian, lesbian couple, lesbian romance, lesbianism, lgbt, lesbian lover, erotica, female orgasm, lesbian interest ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, intense, compassionate, futuristic ...
Plot: gorilla, post apocalypse, virus, future war, monkey, militant, animal attack, slavery, survival, vengeance, tragedy, anthropomorphism ...
Time: contemporary, near future
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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: sentimental, romantic, emotional, dramatic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: tragic love, forbidden love, opposites attract, love and romance, love, ship, romance, fall in love, love story, titanic, disaster, tragedy ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, year 1996, 90s ...
Place: new york, england, atlantic ocean
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It Chapter Two (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Because every 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, it chapter two brings the chapters - who've long since gone their separate ways - back together as adults, nearly three decades after the events of the first film.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, slasher, epic ...
Plot: killer clown, evil, clown, evil clown, asthma, creature, fear, kids in trouble, killing spree, good versus evil, group of friends, panic ...
Time: 2010s, year 1989, 80s, year 2016
Place: maine, new york, usa, los angeles
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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: exciting, biting, psychotronic, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: game, jungle, adventurer, teenage boy, video game, team, mission, zoologist, teleportation, fright, quest, curse ...
Time: year 2016, 90s, 2010s, year 1996
Place: new hampshire
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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: christmas special
Plot: rise and fall, televangelist, religion, feces, cat, crucifix, marital infidelity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, reporter, father daughter relationship, sleeping pill, newborn baby ...
Time: year 1994, 80s, year 1960, year 1980, year 1975 ...
Place: minnesota, palm springs california, minneapolis minnesota
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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: psychotronic, suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: giant monster, giant animal, godzilla, giant creature, monster versus monster, giant ape, sea monster, dinosaur, creature, monster, fictional war, creature feature ...
Time: 2020s, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, florida, hong kong, philadelphia ...
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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: brutal, suspense, twists and turns, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: game, rite, family curse, murder, ritual, fiancee, hide and seek, deal with the devil, satanic cult, wealth, female protagonist, wedding ...
Time: year 1989, 2010s, 80s
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Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sequel to the box-office hit film "Venom."
Style: psychotronic, tense, captivating, exciting, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, human versus alien, villain, heroes, monster, experiment gone awry, revenge, betrayal, supernatural power, fight, alien, flash forward ...
Time: year 1996, 90s, 2020s
Place: san francisco, usa, california, north america, mexico
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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: biting, romantic, touching, disturbing, fairy tale ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: interspecies sex, sign language, interspecies romance, healing power, laboratory, cold war, love story, creature, supernatural, interracial friendship, escape, rescue ...
Time: 60s, year 1962
Place: baltimore, maryland, pittsburgh, ussr, usa
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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, surprise ending, neo noir ...
Plot: rescue mission, mercenary, one against many, ex special forces, swat team, child abduction, one man army, organized crime, kidnapping, death threat, machismo, stranded ...
Time: 2020s
Place: india, bangladesh, mumbai india, australia
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Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula has invited all his best friends to celebrate his beloved daughter ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, horror for children
Plot: vampire, father daughter relationship, supernatural romance, monster, hotel, dracula, female vampire, witch, werewolf, teenage love, supernatural, magical creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 1890s, 2010s ...
Place: romania, transylvania, europe, new york, moscow russia ...
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Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, 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: intellectual, twist ending, philosophical, enigmatic, futuristic ...
Plot: first contact, alien, spacecraft, alien contact, scientist, alien race, ufo, alien creature, science, loss, female protagonist, time ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: russia, china, montana, pakistan, venezuela ...
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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, unusual plot structure, funny, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dark humor, nothing goes right, death, vacation, disorder, youth, friends, student, accidental killing, peril, buddies, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
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Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, space station, distopia, class conflict, cyborgs, fighting the system, politics, outer space, dark future, dystopic future, society ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, usa, south africa
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The Book of Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: 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, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: life & death, adventure, hopes, true love, fall in love, bullfighting, love and romance, destiny, escapades, love triangle, family, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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Fear Street: 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, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: alter ego, woman in danger, murder, snake, small town, brutality, psychopath, violence, monster, deadly creature, crimes, fear ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, year 1994, year 1978
Place: usa
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Fear Street: 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, disturbing, tense, suspense, scary ...
Plot: murder, maniac, serial killer, brutality, violence, violent, vengeance, alter ego, lgbt, death, witch, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, year 1994
Place: usa
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The Vow (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Happy young married couple Paige and Leo are, well, happy. Then a car accident puts Paige into a life-threatening coma. Upon awakening she has lost the previous five years of memories, including those of her beloved Leo, her wedding, a confusing ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, touching, emotional, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, relationships, true love, power of love, memory loss, wooing, couple relations, marriage, amnesia, newlyweds, coma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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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, not serious, psychotronic, funny, feel good ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, horror for children
Plot: female vampire, dracula, vampire, imaginary kingdom, monster, hotel, zombie, family, invisible man, supernatural, mummy, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2015, year 2019 ...
Place: romania, transylvania, california, usa, north america
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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: humorous, feel good, funny, light, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, inventor, food, save the world, parents and children, weatherman, technology gone awry, mad scientist, family, goofy hero, social misfits, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2009
Place: new york, egypt, london, china, paris france
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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: trap, isolation, survival, trapped, escape, maze, survival horror, group of strangers, claustrophobia, captivity, death, mathematics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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