Movies about Paris

Movies about Paris
List of the best movies about Paris, selected by visitors to our site: The Last Married Couple in America, The Killing Fields, Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story, Y Tu Mamá También, Southern Comfort, Deathstalker and the Warriors from Hell, Sex and the Single Girl, Challenge of the Range, Afterglow, Simon Killer.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Last Married Couple in America (1980)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama
PlotPassion, Wedding, Friendship, Revolution

Jeff and Mari Thompson are contently married, but they are stunned to see many of their friends and neighbors going through separations and divorces. Seemingly surrounded by people with domestic problems, Jeff and Mari begin to question their own relationship.

The Killing Fields (1984)
StyleAction, Heavy

The Killing Fields tells the real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, which led to the death of 2-3 million Cambodians during the next four years, until Pol Pot's regime was toppled by the intervening Vietnamese in 1979.

Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story (2005)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, family, sport
CharactersHorses, Family
PlotOn real events, Adventure, Justice
StyleExciting, To cry, Inspirational, Touching, Serious

Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the horse (in fact is a mare)and save it of being sacrificed by the owner.

Y Tu Mamá También (2001)
PlotTravel, Passion, Friendship, Loneliness, Jealousy
StyleExplicit scenes

In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.

Southern Comfort (1981)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, thriller
CharactersHeroes, Soldier
PlotWar, Survival, Skirmishes
StyleExciting, Heavy, Depressive, Serious, Disturbing

A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without live ammunition and in a strange country, their experience begins to mirror the Vietnam experience.

Deathstalker and the Warriors from Hell (1988)
Markimdb: 2.7
Genrefantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Argentina
CharactersPrincesses, Wizards

The third thrilling saga of Deathstalker pits him against the evil wizard and ruler of the Southland, Troxartes, and his band of undead warriors. Dashing Deathstalker is entrusted by the beautiful Princess Carissa to protect an enchanted Jewel one of three which together hold the key to the lost city of treasure, Erendor. The missing pair of gems are stashed all too safely in the heavily guarded castle of the wicked Troxartes. His mission clear, Deathstalker rouses his troops and storms the fortress with the power of lightning. And in this fateful battle, one man will survive to witness the magical secrets of Erendor.

Sex and the Single Girl (1964)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersMonkeys, Journalists, Psychologists, Womanizers
PlotPassion, Seduction
StyleBy books

A womanizing reporter for a sleazy tabloid magazine impersonates his hen-pecked neighbor in order to get an expose on renowned psychologist Helen Gurley Brown.

Challenge of the Range (1949)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremusical, western

Charles Starrett once more dons the mask of mysterious do-gooder "The Durango Kid" in Columbia's Challenge of the Range. Wandering cowboy Steve Roper (Starrett) is hired by the Farmers Association to stem the activities of a group of gunmen who are driving ranchers off their land. The most likely suspect turns out to be innocent: the real culprits are within the Association itself. With the help of the chief suspect's son, Roper brings the crooks to justice.

Afterglow (1997)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
PlotObsession, Depression

A handyman with marital problems meets a housewife with the same.

Simon Killer (2012)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA, France
PlaceParis, France
StyleAtmospheric, Gloomy, Serious, Disturbing

A recent college graduate flees to Paris after a break-up, where his involvement with a prostitute begins to reveal a potentially dark recent past.

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Amanda (2018)
Markimdb: 7
CharactersTerrorists, Childrens, Rabbits, Family, Parrots
PlotDancing, Friendship, Tennis, Fate
PlaceParis, France, Hospitals, London
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, Fascinating, For men

David, who gets by doing odd jobs, meets Lena, who has just moved up to Paris, and falls in love. But soon after, his life is brutally interrupted by the sudden death of his sister. Beyond the shock, and the pain, David now finds himself alone with his young niece Amanda to care for.

Boule & Bill (2013)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrecomedy, family
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersDogs, Family, Parents
PlaceParis, France

Buddy is an abandoned young cocker spaniel waiting dejectedly in his cage for a kind, new owner to adopt him. Suddenly, Billy, a little boy whose hair is as red as Buddy's, appears. It's love at first sight and the beginning of a great friendship. But for Billy's parents, this is where the trouble begins.

Winter Song (2015)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance, Georgia
PlaceParis, France

A deadpan, picaresque buddy comedy about two old friends through a series of urban adventures, loosely connected by the skull of an executed French aristocrat. Winter Song is a typically irreverent Iosselianian jaunt through a classy Paris apartment block contemplating the past, present and future.

BPM (Beats per Minute) (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
CharactersTeens, Gay, Terminally ill
PlotLove, Investigation, Death
PlaceSea, School, Paris, France, Beach
StyleTo cry, Fascinating, Makes me think

Paris, in the early 1990s: a group of young activists is desperately tied to finding the cure against an unknown lethal disease. They target the pharmaceutical labs that are retaining potential cures, and multiply direct actions, with the hope of saving their lives as well as the ones of future generations.

Vive la France (2013)
Markimdb: 5.8
PlotTime travel, Dreams
PlaceParis, France
StyleLight, For men

Muzafar and Feruz are two easy going shepherds from Taboulistan, a tiny country in Asia that is unknown to the rest of the world. To alert the world to his country’s existence, the son of Taboulistan’s president decides to instigate a program of publicity terrorism. To that end, he recruits our two naive shepherds, their mission: to destroy the Eiffel Tower! But the France that Muzafar and Feruz discovers is far from what they had expected...

Chocolat (2016)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, biography
CharactersBears, Giants, Clowns
PlotOn real events, Gambling, Cars
PlacePrison, Paris, Circus
StyleTo cry, Makes me think, Touching

The history of the clown Chocolate, the first black circus artist in France, which has a great success in the late 19th century.

Godard Mon Amour (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, biography
CharactersStudents, Actors, Directors
PlotRevolution, Love with age difference, Radio
PlaceSea, Trains, Italy, Paris, France
StyleBy books, Fascinating

During the making of one of his films, French film director Jean-Luc Godard falls in love with 17-year old actress Anne Wiazemsky and later gets married.

Paris Can Wait (2016)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryJapan, USA
CharactersCooks, Photographers
PlaceAircraft, Paris, France, Hotels
StyleRomantic, To cry, Fascinating, Vital signs, Makes me think

A woman at a crossroads traveling to Cannes along with her successful film producer husband, finds herself on a two-day road trip with his business associate. What follows is a carefree journey replete with diversions involving picturesque sites, fine food and wine, humor, wisdom and romance - reawakening Anne's senses and a new lust for life.

The Freshmen (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
PlaceSchool, Trains, Paris, France, Metro
StyleSoulful, Fascinating

Antoine is about to start his first year of medical school… for the third time. Benjamin, just out of high school, will make his first try. He soon realizes it's not exactly a walk in the park. In a fiercely competitive environment, with nights dedicated to hard studying rather than hard partying, the two freshmen will have to adapt and find a middle ground between despair for the present and hope for the future.

Diplomacy (2014)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, military
CountryFrance, Germany
PlotOn real events, Death
PlaceParis, France, Hotels, Sweden
TimeWorld War II
StyleFascinating, Serious

The night of August 24, 1944. The fate of Paris is in the hands of General von Choltitz, governor of Grand Paris, who is preparing, on Hitler’s orders, to blow up the French capital. The descendent of a long line of Prussian military men, the general has never had any hesitation when it came to obeying orders. This is what’s on Swedish consul Raoul Nordling’s mind as he takes the secret staircase that leads to General von Choltitz’s suite at the Hôtel Meurice. The bridges on the Seine and the major monuments of Paris (including the Louvre, Notre Dame, the Eiffel Tower) are mined with explosives, ready to be detonated. Armed with all the weapons of diplomacy, the consul will try to convince the general not to follow Hitler’s order of destruction.