Movies about the USA

List of the best movies about the USA, selected by visitors to our site: Deadly Switch, Angel Has Fallen, The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Low Tide, The Current War, Hustlers, The Sun Is Also a Star, Jexi, The Wolf Hour, Corporate Animals
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Deadly Switch (2019)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 4.5)
Genrethriller, detective
CharactersStudents
PlotMystery
PlaceUSA

When a foreign exchange student, Ana (Hayley McLaughlin), studying abroad in America becomes the target of a dangerous stalker, she accepts the invitation to move in with her roommate's family in their idyllic town.

Angel Has Fallen (2019)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, thriller
Duration02:25
PlotRevenge, Investigation, Betrayal, Justice, False accusations
PlaceUSA

After a treacherous attack, Secret Service agent Mike Banning is charged with attempting to assassinate President Trumbull. Chased by his own colleagues and the FBI, Banning begins a race against the clock to clear his name.

The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama
Duration02:05
PlotDreams
PlaceUSA, Mansions

Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems to have left them behind.

Low Tide (2019)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, drama
Duration02:06
CharactersTeens, Brothers, Friends
PlotAdventure, Money, Relationship, Fidelity
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing, Action

Alan, Red, and Smitty spend high summer on the Jersey Shore roving the boardwalk and getting into trouble. But the discovery of good old fashioned treasure sets the friends on an escalating course of suspicion and violence in this atmospheric thriller.

The Current War (2019)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genredrama, biography, history
Duration02:30
CharactersInventors, Geniuses
PlotRivalry
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture

Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.

Hustlers (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy
Duration02:16
CharactersGirlfriends
PlotRevenge, Shopping, Money
PlaceUSA, Wall Street
TimeNew Year

A crew of savvy former strip club employees band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.

The Sun Is Also a Star (2019)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genremelodrama, drama
Duration02:25
PlotLove
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, Makes me think

Two young New Yorkers begin to fall in love over the course of a single day, as a series of potentially life-altering meetings loom over their heads - hers concerning her family’s deportation to Jamaica, and his concerning an education at Dartmouth.

Jexi (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrecomedy
Duration02:26
CharactersFriends
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Love, Loneliness, Technology
PlaceUSA
StyleLight

Phil's new phone comes with an unexpected feature, Jexi...an A.I. determined to keep him all to herself in a comedy about what can happen when you love your phone more than all else.

The Wolf Hour (2020)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
Duration01:57
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing, Action, Tense

Once a known counterculture figure, June E. Leigh now lives in self-imposed exile in her South Bronx apartment during the incendiary '77 Summer of Sam. When an unseen tormentor begins exploiting June's weaknesses, her insular universe begins to unravel.

Corporate Animals (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrehorror, comedy
Duration02:16
PlotAdventure, Death
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing

Disaster strikes when the egotistical CEO of an edible cutlery company leads her long-suffering staff on a corporate team-building trip in New Mexico. Trapped underground, this mismatched and disgruntled group must pull together to survive.

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Wild Rose (2019)
CharactersLawyers, Musicians, Friends
PlotMoney, Dreams, Dancing
PlacePrison, Party, England, Hospitals, USA

A young Scottish singer, Rose-Lynn Harlan, dreams of making it as a country artist in Nashville after being released from prison.

The Kitchen (2019)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genreaction, drama
Duration02:23
CharactersMafia, Gangsters
PlotMoney, Weapon, Power
PlacePrison, New York, USA
StyleDisturbing

After a group of Irish mobsters in Hell's Kitchen are sentenced to jail, their wives take their place—and do as good of a job, if not better.

It Chapter Two (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama
Duration02:57
CharactersFriends
PlotFear
PlaceUSA

27 years after overcoming the malevolent supernatural entity Pennywise, the former members of the Losers' Club, who have grown up and moved away from Derry, are brought back together by a devastating phone call.

Late Night (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration02:11
CharactersFriends
PlotRivalry
PlaceUSA
StyleSoulful

A legendary late-night talk show host's world is turned upside down when she hires her only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision has unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women separated by culture and generation are united by their love of a biting punchline.

A Dark Place (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrethriller, detective
CharactersJanitors, Autistic
PlotMissing people, Investigation
PlaceUSA
StyleMakes me think, Depressive

When a young boy turns up dead in a sleepy Pennsylvania town, a local sanitation truck driver, Donald, plays detective, embarking on a precarious and obsessive investigation to prove the boy was murdered.

The Challenger Disaster (2019)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama
Duration01:35
PlotDisasters
PlaceUSA
StyleSoulful

On the eve of the Challenger explosion in 1986 one engineer goes to the extreme to stop the launch. This hot-headed engineer makes a desperate race against the clock to call off the billion dollar multi-delayed Challenger launch, convinced the O-ring seals will fail and kill everyone on board. The Company, Marshall Space Flight and NASA made a business decision. He made a human decision.

The Kid (2019)
Mark1.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genreadventure, western
Duration01:39
CharactersTeens, Sheriffs, Cowboys, Tough guys
PlaceWild West, USA

New Mexico Territory, 1880. Rio Cutler and his older sister Sara must abandon their home after an unfortunate event happens. In their desperate flee to Santa Fe, they cross paths with the infamous outlaw Billy the Kid and his gang, who are ruthlessly pursued by a posse led by Sheriff Pat Garret.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
Duration01:35
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers
PlotLove
PlaceUSA, Prison

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA
Duration02:36
CharactersSuperhero, Raccoons, Gods, Friends, Heroes
PlotLove, Apocalypse, Time travel
PlaceSpace, USA, Spaceships
StyleMarvel, Long, Exciting, Popular

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 8)
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration02:26
CharactersActors, Celebrities, Directors, Friends
PlotAdventure
PlaceUSA

A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood's Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley (2019)
Markimdb: 7.1
Duration01:53
CharactersScientists
PlotCheating
PlaceUSA, Laboratory

With a magical new invention that promised to revolutionize blood testing, Elizabeth Holmes became the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, heralded as the next Steve Jobs. Then, overnight, her 10-billion-dollar company dissolved. The rise and fall of Theranos is a window into the psychology of fraud.

The Great Hack (2019)
Markimdb: 7
Duration02:27
CharactersScientists, Journalists
PlotInvestigation
PlaceUSA, Laboratory

Data—arguably the world’s most valuable asset—is being weaponized to wage cultural and political wars. The dark world of data exploitation is uncovered through the unpredictable, personal journeys of players on different sides of the explosive Cambridge Analytica/Facebook data story.

Official Secrets (2019)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama
Duration01:37
CharactersLawyers, Mothers, Spy
PlotInvestigation, Computers
PlaceEngland, USA, Court

The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun who—prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion—leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed blackmailing member states into voting for war.

The Death of Superman (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersSuperhero, Dogs, Aliens
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts
PlaceUSA, Space, Submarines

When a hulking monster arrives on Earth and begins a mindless rampage, the Justice League is quickly called in to stop it. But it soon becomes apparent that only Superman can stand against the monstrosity.

Prey (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, thriller, adventure, detective
Duration02:00
CharactersDemons, Teens, Parents
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Travel
PlaceIslands, Uninhabited island, USA
StyleDepressive

After being put on a supposedly uninhabited island as a form of behavioral rehabilitation, a high school senior finds that he's not alone on the island, and that getting discovered could be deadly.

Undone (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 8.3)
Genrefantasy, drama
Duration02:11
CharactersFamily, Friends, Girlfriends, Fathers
PlotLove, Loneliness, Time travel, Investigation
PlaceOffice, USA
StyleExciting

After getting into a near fatal car accident, Alma discovers she has a new relationship with time and uses this ability to find out the truth about her father’s death.

Love, Antosha (2019)
Markimdb: 8.3
Duration02:13
CharactersFriends, Actors, Directors, Mothers
PlotDeath, Art
PlaceRussia, Los Angeles, USA

From a prolific career in film and television, Anton Yelchin left an indelible legacy as an actor. Through his journals and other writings, his photography, the original music he wrote, and interviews with his family, friends, and colleagues, this film looks not just at Anton's impressive career, but at a broader portrait of the man.

Family (2019)
CharactersFriends, Girlfriends, Nephews, Family
PlotRelationship
PlaceUSA

An emotionally stunted aunt tries to bond with her thirteen year old niece, who wants nothing more than to run away from home and become a juggalo.

Holy War: A History of Runet (2019)
Mark
CharactersScientists, Friends
PlotInternet
PlaceRussia, Moscow, USA

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The Hard Way (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 4.7)
Genreaction
CharactersBrothers, Soldier
PlotDeath, Martial Arts
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing, For men

After learning of his brother's death during a mission in Romania, a former soldier joins two allies to hunt down a mysterious enemy and take his revenge.

Rambo: Last Blood (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
Duration01:01
CharactersFriends
PlotRevenge, Death
PlaceUSA, Mexico

After fighting his demons for decades, John Rambo now lives in peace on his family ranch in Arizona, but his rest is interrupted when Gabriela, the granddaughter of his housekeeper María, disappears after crossing the border into Mexico to meet her biological father. Rambo, who has become a true father figure for Gabriela over the years, undertakes a desperate and dangerous journey to find her.

Gemini Man (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrefantastic, action
Duration02:07
CharactersHired assassins, Snipers
PlotUndercover, Skirmishes
PlaceChina, USA

Ageing assassin, Henry Brogen tries to get out of the business but finds himself in the ultimate battle—fighting his own clone who is 25 years younger than him, and at the peak of his abilities.

The Laundromat (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration01:47
PlotInvestigation, Political
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Fascinating

When her idyllic vacation takes an unthinkable turn, Ellen Martin begins investigating a fake insurance policy, only to find herself down a rabbit hole of questionable dealings that can be linked to a Panama City law firm and its vested interest in helping the world's wealthiest citizens amass larger fortunes.

The Art of Self-Defense (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, comedy, drama
Duration01:23
CharactersSerial killers
PlotMartial Arts
PlaceUSA

Casey is attacked at random on the street and enlists in a local dojo led by a charismatic and mysterious Sensei in an effort to learn how to defend himself. What he uncovers is a sinister world of fraternity, violence and hypermasculinity and a woman fighting for her place in it.

A Rainy Day in New York (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
Duration02:39
PlotMoney
PlaceUSA, New York, College

Two young people arrive in New York to spend a weekend; once they arrive they are met with bad weather and a series of adventures.

Running with the Devil (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.4)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama
Duration01:08
CharactersFriends
PlaceCanada, Mexico, USA
StyleExciting, For men

A leader of a drug cartel sends his two toughest henchmen to investigate why a shipment was botched.

After the Wedding (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.9)
Genredrama
Duration02:07
PlaceIndia, New York, USA
StyleTouching

Seeking funds for her orphanage in India, Isabelle travels to New York to meet Theresa, a wealthy benefactor. An invitation to attend a wedding ignites a series of events in which the past collides with the present while mysteries unravel.

The Public (2019)
CharactersPolice, Journalists
PlotPolitical, Confrontation
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleTouching

An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold.

K-12 (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrehorror, fantasy
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Friends, Girlfriends, Pupils
PlotParenting
PlaceSchool, USA

Cry Baby, a strong and sensitive girl, is sent off to a disturbing sleepaway school that’s hidden underneath a grandiose façade. Luckily, she has a sweet and unapologetic best friend who sticks up for her when she gets bullied by the other students whose brains are under control by the Principal and his wicked staff. With the help of the magical friends they meet along the way, as well as an Angelic Spirit Guide, they are able to gain the strength they need to fight off the school’s belligerent patriarchal conditioning.

Mary (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrehorror
Duration02:10
CharactersPolice, Family
PlotMystery, Obsession, Investigation
PlaceUSA
StyleAtmospheric

A struggling family buys an old ship at auction with high hopes of starting a charter business, only to discover her horrifying secrets on the isolated open waters.

Daybreak (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, comedy, melodrama
Duration02:51
CharactersTeens, Friends, Gangsters
PlotLove, Fight, Death, Fear, Confrontation
PlaceUSA

Living his best life in post-apocalyptic LA, a slacker strives to find the girl of his dreams while outwitting mindless ghouls and cliquish gangs.

The Addams Family (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, family
Duration02:30
CharactersParents, Family, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
PlaceUSA, Mansions
StyleGothic

The Addams family's lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a treacherous, greedy crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.

Untouchable (2019)
Markimdb: 6.8
Duration01:38
CharactersDirectors
PlotLove, Investigation, Betrayal, Blackmail
PlaceUSA

The inside story of the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein reveals how, over decades, he acquired and protected his power even when scandal threatened to engulf him. Former colleagues and accusers detail the method and consequences of his alleged abuse, hoping for justice and also to inspire change.

The Hummingbird Project (2019)
CharactersParents, Scammers, Brothers, Friends
PlotLove, Money, Relationship, Death
PlaceNew York, USA, Court
StyleTo cry

A pair of high-frequency traders go up against their old boss in an effort to make millions in a fiber-optic cable deal.

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama
Duration02:17
PlotFight, Loneliness, Weapon
PlaceUSA

In the wake of his dramatic escape from captivity, Jesse Pinkman must come to terms with his past in order to forge some kind of future.

3 from Hell (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrethriller
Duration01:50
CharactersPolice, Clowns, Dogs
PlotDeath
PlaceUSA, Prison

After barely surviving a furious shootout with the police, Baby Firefly, Otis Driftwood and Captain Spaulding are behind bars. But pure evil cannot be contained. Teaming up with Otis’ half-brother Winslow, the demented Firefly clan escape to unleash a whole new wave of murder, madness and mayhem.

Dolemite Is My Name (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy
Duration03:03
CharactersActors
PlotSuccess, Money
PlaceLos Angeles, USA

The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.

Saint Judy (2019)
CharactersLawyers
PlotPursuit
PlaceSchool, Los Angeles, USA

The true story of immigration attorney Judy Wood and how she singlehandedly changed the U.S. law of asylum to save women's lives.

The Lighthouse (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 8.3)
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama, detective
Duration01:37
PlotTravel, Death
PlaceCanada, USA, Islands, Lighthouse
StyleTense, Gothic

Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

Trial by Fire (2019)
CharactersPolice, Lawyers
PlotOn real events, Justice, Test
PlaceUSA, Court

The tragic and controversial story of Cameron Todd Willingham, who was executed in Texas for killing his three children after scientific evidence and expert testimony that bolstered his claims of innocence were suppressed.

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