Movies about the USA

List of the best movies about the USA, selected by visitors to our site: Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, The Kid, The Challenger Disaster, Deadly Switch, Lincoln, Vice, The Sisters Brothers, Safe, A Dark Place, All About Nina.

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

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Judge
PlotLove, Chase, On real events
PlaceUSA, Prison
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, For men

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.

The Kid (2019)
Mark1.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genreadventure, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:39
CharactersTeens, Sheriffs, Cowboys, Tough guys, Childrens
PlotSkirmishes, On real events
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.

The Challenger Disaster (2019)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
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.

Deadly Switch (2019)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 4.5)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUSA
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.

Lincoln (2012)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredrama, military, biography, history
CountryUSA, India
Duration02:30
CharactersPresidential
PlotOn real events, Slavery, Political, Justice, Freedom
PlaceUSA
StyleTense, Fascinating

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.

Vice (2018)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:07
CharactersLesbians, Horses, Lawyers, Sisters, CIA, Terrorists
PlotPolitical, On real events, Power, Money
PlaceUSA

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.

The Sisters Brothers (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7)
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure, western, crime
CountryFrance, Spain, Romania, Belgium, USA
Duration01:56
CharactersBrothers, Gold miners, Hired assassins, Thieves, Horses, Spiders
PlotFuneral, Cheating
PlaceWild West, USA, Hotels
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Light

Oregon, 1851. Hermann Kermit Warm, a chemist and aspiring gold prospector, keeps a profitable secret that the Commodore wants to know, so he sends the Sisters brothers, two notorious assassins, to capture him on his way to California.

Safe (2012)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersDefenders, Tough guys, Mafia, Special agents, Gangsters, Bodyguards
PlotSkirmishes, Martial Arts, Chase
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleFor a group of friends, For men, Exciting, Disturbing

After a former elite agent rescues a 12-year-old Chinese girl who's been abducted, they find themselves in the middle of a standoff between Triads, the Russian Mafia and high-level corrupt New York City politicians and police.

A Dark Place (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersJanitors, Autistic
PlotMissing people, Investigation
PlaceUSA, Small cities
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.

All About Nina (2018)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersActors, Comedians
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles

Nina Geld's passion and talent have made her a rising star in the comedy scene, but she's an emotional mess offstage. When a new professional opportunity coincides with a romantic one, she is forced to confront her own deeply troubled past.

O.G. (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
PlotSurvival
PlaceUSA, Prison
StyleDepressive, Action

Louis Menkins is five weeks away from being released after 26 years in prison. He is faced with the decision to put his own release at risk in order to protect a young man named Beecher from growing gang controversies.

The Front Runner (2018)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:18
PlotPolitical, Power
PlaceUSA

Gary Hart, former Senator of Colorado, becomes the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1987. Hart's intelligence, charisma and idealism makes him popular with young voters, leaving him with a seemingly clear path to the White House. All that comes crashing down when allegations of an extramarital affair surface in the media, forcing the candidate to address a scandal that threatens to derail his campaign and personal life.

Cruise (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersDifficult teens, Students
PlotLove, Relationship, Love triangle, Jealousy
PlaceNew York, USA, USSR
TimeSummer
StyleRomantic

Set in the 1980s, a young Italian-American from the wrong side of the tracks falls for a Jewish girl from Long Island.

Belleville Cop (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrecomedy
CountryFrance
Duration01:53
CharactersPolice, Partners
PlotInvestigation
PlaceUSA
StyleLight

When a childhood friend from Miami gets killed after he comes to warn of encroaching drug gangs, Baaba moves to Miami and teams up with a local officer to bring down the criminals.

12 Years a Slave (2013)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 8.1)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:13
CharactersFamily, Musicians
PlotAbduction, Slavery, Love, Death, Freedom, Survival, Travel, On real events
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleAtmospheric, Depressive

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon’s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

I Am Legend (2007)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersVampire, Zombie, Monsters, Doctors, Military, Scientists, Heroes
PlotSurvival, End of the world, Disasters, Love, Viruses, Supernatural, Depression, Experiments, Fear, Loneliness
PlaceNew York, USA
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Disturbing

Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent out daily radio messages, desperate to find any other survivors who might be out there. But he is not alone.

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8.3)
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:48
CharactersDoctors
PlotLove, Love at first sight, Depression, Lost memory, Happiness, Fate, Time travel, Jealousy, Dreams
PlaceTrains, Office, USA
StylePopular, Worth watching, Fascinating, To cry, Fancy, Smart, Gloomy, Mind-altering

Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his mistake.

Groundhog Day (1993)
Mark9 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersReporters
PlotTime travel, Love, Depression, Obsession
PlaceHotels, USA, Small cities
StyleTo cry, Fancy, Smart

A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where he finds himself repeating the same day over and over.

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryAustralia, USA
Duration02:30
CharactersTough guys, Gangsters, Strong women
PlotAdventure, Cars, Racing, Chase, Survival, Time travel, Disasters, Apocalypse
PlaceUSA, Australia, Deserts
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleFor men, For a group of friends, Popular, Exciting, Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Spectacular

An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order. There's Max, a man of action and a man of few words, who seeks peace of mind following the loss of his wife and child in the aftermath of the chaos. And Furiosa, a woman of action and a woman who believes her path to survival may be achieved if she can make it across the desert back to her childhood homeland.

Interstate 60 (2002)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, detective
CountryCanada, USA
Duration01:56
PlotTime travel, Mystery, Dreams
PlaceHospitals, USA

An aspiring painter meets various characters and learns valuable lessons while traveling across America.




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