Movies about Paris

Movies about Paris
List of the best movies about Paris, selected by visitors to our site: How to Steal a Million, Notre Dame de Paris, Hannibal Rising, Midnight in Paris, The Red Balloon, District 13: Ultimatum, Delicacy, Camille, Someone, Somewhere, Bob le Flambeur.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, crime
PlotRobbery, Adventure
PlaceParis, France
StyleExciting, Light, Smart

A woman must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries.

Markimdb: 8.9
Genremelodrama, drama, musical, music
PlotLove, Revenge, Fidelity, Hatred
PlaceParis, France
TimeMiddle Ages

A musical adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel "Notre Dame de Paris" which follows the gypsy dancer Esmeralda and the three men who vie for her love: the kind hunchback Quadimodo, the twisted priest Frollo, and the unfaithful soldier Phoebus.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, France, Italy
CharactersHorses, Serial killers, Cannibals, Cannibals
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Heavy, Serious

The story of the early, murderous roots of the cannibalistic killer, Hannibal Lecter – from his hard-scrabble Lithuanian childhood, where he witnesses the repulsive lengths to which hungry soldiers will go to satiate themselves, through his sojourn in France, where as a med student he hones his appetite for the kill.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, Spain
CharactersArtists, Writers, Artists
PlotTime travel, Magic, Vacation, Fate, Dreams
PlaceParis, France
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Cute, Soulful

A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genreadventure, family
CharactersHeroes, Family, Friends, Losers
PlotAdventure, Friendship, Chase
PlaceParis, France
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Fancy, Touching, Serious

A young boy discovers a stray balloon, which seems to have a mind of its own, on the streets of Paris. The two become inseparable, yet the world’s harsh realities finally interfere.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, crime
PlotMartial Arts, Fight, Chase

Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector that is controlled by five different gang bosses, before the city's secret services take drastic measures to solve the problem.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
PlotLove, Love triangle, Jealousy
PlaceFrance, Cemetery
StyleRomantic, To cry, Touching

A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersCourtesans, Terminally ill
PlaceParis, France
Time19th century
StyleRomantic, To cry, By books, Fascinating, Touching

Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure. One such woman is Marguerite Gautier, who begins a sumptuous romance with Armand Duval.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersRobots, Sisters, Cats, Psychotherapists
PlotLove, Dancing, Friendship, Loneliness, Depression
PlaceMountains, Metro, Cemetery, Night Clubs
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, Kind, Cute

Rémy and Mélanie are thirty years old and live in the same district in Paris. She multiplies missed appointments on social networks while he struggles to meet. Both victims of this loneliness of the big cities, at the time hyper connected where one thinks however that to meet should be simpler ... Two individuals, two courses. Without knowing it, they take two roads that will lead them in the same direction ... that of a love story?

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime

In Paris, Bob Montagne is practically synonymous with gambling -- and winning. He is kind, classy and well-liked by virtually everyone in town, including police inspector Ledru. However, when Bob's luck turns sour, he begins to lose friends and makes the most desperate gamble of his life: to rob the Deauville casino during Grand Prix weekend, when the vaults are full. Unfortunately, Bob soon learns that the game is rigged and the cops are on to him.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, musical
CharactersModels, Photographers
PlotLove, On real events
PlaceParis, France
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Cute, Touching

A shy Greenwich Village book clerk is discovered by a fashion photographer and whisked off to Paris where she becomes a reluctant model.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genremelodrama, drama, crime, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, Italy
CharactersJournalists, Womanizers, Poor
Time19th century
StyleFascinating, Explicit scenes, Serious

Georges Duroy travels through 1890s Paris, from cockroach ridden garrets to opulent salons, using his wits and powers of seduction to rise from poverty to wealth, from a prostitute’s embrace to passionate trysts with wealthy beauties, in a world where politics and media jostle for influence, where sex is power and celebrity an obsession.

Markimdb: 8
Genrethriller, drama, crime
PlaceParis, France
StylePsychological problems

A self-assured businessman murders his employer, the husband of his mistress, which unintentionally provokes an ill-fated chain of events.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama
PlotLove, Love with age difference

Alice Lantins is 38, ambitious and so committed to her work that she neglects her personal life. In short, she is the ideal candidate for the next editor of the magazine Rebelle, or would be were it not for the fact that she appears to be stuck in a rut. When Balthazar, a charming 20-year-old, crosses her path, her colleagues begin to see her in a whole new light...

PlotFriendship, Loneliness, Freedom, Uprising
PlaceSchool, Paris, France
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Touching

For young Parisian boy Antoine Doinel, life is one difficult situation after another. Surrounded by inconsiderate adults, including his neglectful parents, Antoine spends his days with his best friend, Rene, trying to plan for a better life. When one of their schemes goes awry, Antoine ends up in trouble with the law, leading to even more conflicts with unsympathetic authority figures.

Markimdb: 5.2
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersMilitary, Models, Journalists, Lawyers, Single mothers
PlotDancing, Death
PlaceCourt, Paris, Metro, Hospitals

Maud is an architect and a mother. Due to a misunderstanding, she wins the competition to refurbish the parvis of Notre-Dame. Torn between these responsibilities and love issues, she will go through an emotional storm.

Markimdb: 8
CharactersGangsters, Photographers, Artists
PlotSkirmishes, Political
PlaceParis, France
StylePhilosophical, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Makes me think, Serious

Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.

Markimdb: 7
CharactersCooks, Cooks, Waiters
PlotLove, Friendship
PlaceParis, Kitchen
StyleLight, To cry, Touching

The employees of the famous Russian "Claude Monet" restaurant are forced to move their business to Paris.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, family, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Czech Republic
PlotRobbery, Investigation
PlaceParis, France, USA, New York
StyleExciting, Light

When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police inspector Jacques Clouseau to the case.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genrecomedy, drama, music
CountryFrance, Italy
CharactersModels, Soldier, Terminally ill, Maids, Singers
PlotCancer, Fate
PlaceParis, France
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Serious

Agnès Varda eloquently captures Paris in the sixties with this real-time portrait of a singer set adrift in the city as she awaits test results of a biopsy. A chronicle of the minutes of one woman’s life, Cléo from 5 to 7 is a spirited mix of vivid vérité and melodrama, featuring a score by Michel Legrand and cameos by Jean-Luc Godard and Anna Karina.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
PlotPursuit, Love triangle, Chase, True love
PlaceParis, France

French Kiss is director Kasdan’s best film since the Bodyguard. The plot involves a couple in love and one woman’s attempt to fly to Paris to get her lover back from a business trip and marry him. On the way she unknowingly smuggles something of value that has a petty thief chasing her across France as she chases after her future husband.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersArchitects, Artists
PlotFriendship, Love with age difference
PlaceParis, France
StyleRomantic, To cry, Atmospheric, Touching, Serious

Pierre, a professional dancer, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life, he has nothing better to do than look at the people around him, from the balcony of his Paris apartment.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryFrance, Italy
CharactersGangsters, Mentors
PlotRobbery, Bank robbery, Prison Break, Jealousy, Chase
PlacePrison, France
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Fancy, For men

After hiding his loot and getting thrown in jail, Ruby, a brooding outlaw encounters Quentin, a dim-witted and garrulous giant who befriends him. After Quentin botches a solo escape attempt, they make a break together. Unable to shake the clumsy Quentin Ruby is forced to take him along as he pursues his former partners in crime to avenge the death of the woman he loved and get to the money.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, comedy, crime, detective
StyleExciting, Tense

Two mismatched cops team up to investigate the murder of a business mogul's wife.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Italy, France, USA
CharactersStudents, Friends
PlotLove, Passion, Revolution, Jealousy, Intrigue
StyleAtmospheric, Explicit scenes, Serious

A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genremelodrama, drama, musical
CountryAustralia, USA
CharactersWriters, Rich, Terminally ill, Artists
PlotLove, Passion, Music, Jealousy, Seduction
PlaceParis, France, Night Clubs
StyleRomantic, Twisted plot, To cry, Atmospheric, Fascinating

A celebration of love and creative inspiration takes place in the infamous, gaudy and glamorous Parisian nightclub, at the cusp of the 20th century. A young poet, who is plunged into the heady world of Moulin Rouge, begins a passionate affair with the club's most notorious and beautiful star.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA, Belgium, Luxembourg, China, Germany
CharactersCIA, Spy, Terrorists, Thieves, Police
PlotMartial Arts, Skirmishes, Money, Investigation, Death
PlaceEngland, France
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Tense

Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realises that Michael is just a pawn in a much bigger game and is also his best asset to uncover a large-scale conspiracy.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrethriller, comedy, melodrama, crime, music
CharactersGangsters, Singers
PlotCars, Chase
PlaceParis, France, Metro
StyleAtmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

Jules, a young Parisian postman, secretly records a concert performance given by the opera singer Cynthia Hawkins, whom he idolises. The following day, Jules runs into a woman who is being pursued by armed thugs. Before she is killed, the woman slips an audio cassette into his mail bag...

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrefantastic, thriller, adventure
CountryFrance, Canada
CharactersDogs, Family
PlotSurvival, Earthquake, Death, Fog, Death of his wife
PlaceAircraft, Paris, France
StyleExciting, To cry, Fascinating, Disturbing

A strange and deadly mist envelops Paris. A group of survivors finds refuge on the upper floors of apartment blocks and on the roofs of the capital. With no information, electricity, food or water, a couple attempts to survive this disaster and save their daughter... But as the hours go by, one thing becomes quite clear: there is no help on the way, and if they want to make it through this catastrophe alive, they will have to try their luck in the mist…

Markimdb: 8.5
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CharactersDisabled people, Millionaires, Friends, Partners
PlotOn real events, Friendship, Loneliness, Overcoming difficulties
StyleInteresting, Popular, Kind, Light, Inspirational

A true story of two men who should never have met – a quadriplegic aristocrat who was injured in a paragliding accident and a young man from the projects.