Movies about couriers

List of the best movies about couriers selected by visitors to our site: Songbird, Sorry We Missed You, Russian Short. Vol. 2, Klaus, Beast of Burden, Overboard, The Mule, MFKZ, Evil Genius, Set It Up
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Songbird (2020)
CharactersCouriers
PlotChase, Survival, Love, Loneliness, Basketball
TimePost apocalypse
StyleTense, Disturbing

During a pandemic lockdown, Nico, a young man with rare immunity, must overcome martial law, murderous vigilantes and a powerful family to reunite with his love, Sara.

Sorry We Missed You (2019)
Markimdb: 7.7
CharactersParents, Family, Couriers, Poor
PlotSurvival, Money

A story exploring the issue of hardship in modern-day Britain through a young couple scraping to get by in a casual jobs market. A hard-up delivery driver and his carer wife are pushed to breaking point as they struggle to keep their family afloat in a world of zero-hour contracts and gig work.

Russian Short. Vol. 2 (2019)
Mark
CharactersFamily, Couriers, Neighbors, Mothers
PlotRevolution
PlaceOffice

Five unusual short stories in the almanac from Russian directors. Horror about the mystical school from Alexander Domogarov, Jr. (“Let the children go”). Erotic thriller "Ear Ring" with Lukerya Ilyashenko. Black comedy about the forest walk of two friends "Mushrooms and fish." Witty kinonovella "Che" on a spontaneous trip to St. Petersburg. The post-New Year story with Olga Sutulova and Marina Vasilyeva about finding the missing guy named Kostik.

Klaus (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountrySpain, United Kingdom
CharactersFriends, Couriers, Dogs
PlotMoving, Holidays, Love, Snow, Cold, Toys
PlaceIslands, Ships, Small cities
TimeNew Year
StyleNetflix, Soulful, Makes me think

When Jesper distinguishes himself as the Postal Academy's worst student, he is sent to Smeerensburg, a small village located on an icy island above the Arctic Circle, where grumpy inhabitants barely exchange words, let alone letters. Jesper is about to give up and abandon his duty as a postman when he meets local teacher Alva and Klaus, a mysterious carpenter who lives alone in a cabin full of handmade toys.

Beast of Burden (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 3.6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersCouriers, Pilots, Hired assassins
PlotAbduction
PlaceAircraft
StyleDisturbing, Exciting

Sean Haggerty only has an hour to deliver his illegal cargo. An hour to reassure a drug cartel, a hitman, and the DEA that nothing is wrong. An hour to make sure his wife survives. And he must do it all from the cockpit of his Cessna.

Overboard (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 6)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:06
CharactersRich, Couriers, Businessmen
PlotLost memory, Love, Revenge, Dancing, Money, Cheating
PlaceYachts
StyleLight, Cute

A spoiled, wealthy yacht owner is thrown overboard and becomes the target of revenge from his mistreated employee. A remake of the 1987 comedy.

The Mule (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersDrivers, Couriers, Old man, Dogs, Lawyers, Lesbians, Veterans, Bodyguards, Bikers
PlotMoney, Investigation, Dancing, Motorcycles, On real events
PlaceMexico, Party, Prison
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

Earl Stone, a man in his eighties, is broke, alone, and facing foreclosure of his business when he is offered a job that simply requires him to drive. Easy enough, but, unbeknownst to Earl, he's just signed on as a drug courier for a Mexican cartel. He does so well that his cargo increases exponentially, and Earl hit the radar of hard-charging DEA agent Colin Bates.

MFKZ (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, cartoon
CountryFrance, Japan
Duration01:37
CharactersCouriers
PlotAdventure, Chase
PlaceJapan, France

Angelino is just one of thousands of deadbeats living in Dark Meat City. But an otherwise unremarkable scooter accident caused by a beautiful, mysterious stranger is about to transform his life... into a waking nightmare! He starts seeing monstrous forms prowling around all over the city... Is Angelino losing his mind, or could an alien invasion really be happening this quietly...?

Evil Genius (2018)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genredocumentary, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersCouriers
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Death, Money, Investigation
PlaceUSA

This baffling true crime story starts with the grisly death of a pizza man who robs a bank with a bomb around his neck - and gets weirder from there.

Set It Up (2018)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersBusinessmen, Couriers, Writers
PlotDate
PlaceOffice, New York
StyleNetflix, Light, Worth watching

Two overworked and underpaid assistants come up with a plan to get their bosses off their backs by setting them up with each other.

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Luis and the Aliens (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryGermany, Luxembourg, Denmark
Duration01:40
CharactersAliens, Childrens, Maids, Neighbors, Couriers
PlotUFO, Obsession
PlaceSmall cities
StyleFor children

The story 11-year-old Luis who makes friends with three loveable little aliens, who crash their UFO into his house. In return for Luis' help in finding the home-shopping channel stuff they came for, they save Luis from boarding school - and an exciting adventure follows.

Golden Slumber (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:39
CharactersKillers, Good people, Couriers
PlotPads, False accusations
StyleDisturbing

A delivery man has to flee for his life when he is framed for the assassination of a political candidate and the evidence against him begins to accumulate.

Gangsterdam (2017)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrecomedy
CountryFrance, Netherlands
Duration02:07
CharactersMafia, Couriers, Friends
PlotTime travel, Love, Relationship
PlaceFrance

Ruben, Durex and Nora are three students in their last year of college. Ruben has already failed his exams once due to his lack of self-confidence. He's been as useless with Nora, to whom he dares not confess his feelings. And his childhood friend Durex, the most embarrassing guy in the world, is no help at all. When Ruben discovers that Nora is a dealer and that she's going to Amsterdam to bring back a new kind of drug, Ruben bucks up the courage to accompany her. This trip to Amsterdam is an ideal situation in which to at last seduce Nora. But his bad luck: Durex comes along for the ride. While the trio discover Europe's craziest capital, their lives really get complicated when they realize that the drug they've just picked up belongs to one of Amsterdam's most dangerous gangsters. Very quickly, Ruben, Durex and Nora will understand that to get their old lives back, they must stop being nerds in order to become true heroes.

Fast Convoy (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller
CountryFrance
Duration01:25
CharactersCouriers
PlotRivalry
StyleDisturbing, Exciting, For men

Seven men, four cars and 1,300 kilos of cannabis leave Malaga, southern Spain, headed for Creil on the outskirts of Paris. But for Alex, Yacine, Majid and the others, what should be a regular run turns into a fatal convoy. When a woman is added to the convoy, Nadia a young tourist traveling home from Morrocco, she’s dragged into their adventure. For one night, she and the audience are immersed in the violent reality of drug trafficking.

If Cats Disappeared From the World (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7)
Genrefantasy, drama
CountryJapan
Duration00:35
CharactersCouriers
PlotRelationship
PlaceJapan

A postman learns that he doesn't have much time left to live due to a terminal illness. A devil then appears in front of him and offers to extend his life if he picks something in the world that will disappear. The man thinks about his relationships with ex-friends, ex-lovers, relatives and colleagues who will be sincerely sad when he dies.

Alleycats (2016)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:58
CharactersCouriers
PlotRacing, Political

When bike courier Chris witnesses what looks like a murder, his first instinct is to cut and run. But when his curiosity draws him back in, he's soon embroiled in a world of corruption, political power, and illegal bike racing.

Toni Erdmann (2016)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryGermany, Austria
Duration02:15
CharactersTeachers, Businessmen, Dogs, Family, Parents, Couriers
PlotRelationship, Loneliness, Pursuit, Death, Depression, Funeral
PlaceOffice, Party, Germany

Without warning a father comes to visit his daughter abroad. He believes that she lost her humor and therefore surprises her with a rampage of jokes.

Intruders (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:50
CharactersGuests, Lawyers, Couriers, Terminally ill
PlotRevenge, Money, Fear, Mystery, Obsession
PlaceMansions
StyleTense, Disturbing

Anna suffers from agoraphobia so crippling that when a trio of criminals break into her house, she cannot bring herself to flee. But what the intruders don't realize is that agoraphobia is not her only psychosis.

Tracers (2015)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:25
CharactersCouriers
PlotLove, Fight, Chase, Relationship, Money, Robbery
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleExciting, Heavy, For men

Wanted by the mafia, a New York City bike messenger escapes into the world of parkour after meeting a beautiful stranger.

Next Day Air (2009)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersDetectives, Gangsters, Thieves, Couriers
PlotDeath, Bank robbery
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, For men

Two inept criminals are mistakenly delivered a package of cocaine and think they've hit the jackpot, triggering a series of events that changes ten people's lives forever.

Hideaway (Le refuge) (2009)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:28
CharactersGay, Strong women, Hermits, Couriers
PlotFuneral, Adoption
PlaceFrance, Sea, Beach
StyleSoulful, Gloomy

Mousse and Louis are young, beautiful, rich and in love. But drugs have invaded their lives. One day, they overdose and Louis dies. Mousse survives, but soon learns she's pregnant. Feeling lost, Mousse runs away to a house far from Paris. Several months later, Louis' brother joins her in her refuge.

Motherhood (2009)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.6)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersFriends, Couriers
PlaceNew York
StyleTouching

Motherhood is a comedy written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann, and stars Uma Thurman, Anthony Edwards and Minnie Driver. Shot on location in New York’s West Village, focuses on the dilemmas of motherhood, such as marriage, work, and self, shown in the trials and tribulations of one pivotal day.

Watching the Detectives (2007)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersBartenders, Couriers, Guitarists
PlotLove, Pursuit, Basketball
PlaceParty
StyleTouching, Soulful

Neil, a self proclaimed film geek and owner of Gumshoe video, has always been content to live vicariously through his favorite films noir. But when he meets Violet, a real-life femme fatale, his mundane world gets turned upside down and the line between reality and the movies quickly begins to blur. Will Neil step up and embrace a life full of adventure or retreat back to his comfortable couch?

The Flying Scotsman (2006)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, sport
CountryGermany, United Kingdom
Duration01:36
CharactersCouriers, Cyclists
PlotMental disorders, Rivalry, Racing, On real events
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, For men

Based on the incredible true story of amateur cyclist Graeme Obree, who breaks the world one-hour record on a bike he made out of washing machine parts.

Courier (1986)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountrySoviet Union
Duration01:28
CharactersTeens, Family, Friends, Guests, Couriers
PlotLove, Youth

Ivan Mirosnikov, a cheeky young man in the Gorbachev era, is trying to figure out what to do with his life (he's not in college, and the 2-year mandatory military service is looming large ahead of him). Meanwhile, he lives with his divorced mother, and works as a courier at a Russian newspaper. Through his job, he meets patronizing Professor Kuznetzov and his rebellious daughter Katya. To annoy the professor, Ivan claims to have an affair with Katya. To his surprise, Katya backs his story up.

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