Movies about the USA

Movies about the USA
List of the best movies about the USA, selected by visitors to our site: Bending The Rules, A Christmas Kiss, Pleasure or Pain, Dawn Rider, Good Boys, Tom Segura: Mostly Stories, How to Be Single, Bad Santa 2, Tape 407, Dear John.

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

Bending The Rules (2012)
Markimdb: 5
Genrecomedy, crime
PlaceCourt, USA
StyleExciting, Action, Light, Fascinating, For men

Detective Nick Blades is a New Orleans cop on trial for corruption. Assistant District Attorney Theo Gold is the man in charge of putting him behind bars. When these two unlikely partners from opposite sides of the law stumble onto a criminal plot, they’ll need to rely on luck – and patience – to take down a dangerous killer without killing each other first.

A Christmas Kiss (2011)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama
PlotDancing, Ballet, Love triangle, Holidays, Gifts
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, To cry, Touching

Wendy Walton is the best designer in Boston... but no one knows it yet. Hoping to kick-start her career, Wendy has left work with the local theatre to take a job as an assistant to Priscilla Hall, the most prestigious designer in the city. Ms. Hall works Wendy around the clock, which is how Wendy finds herself trapped in an elevator late one night with an incredibly handsome stranger. Wendy and the mystery man share an impulsive, romantic, life changing kiss before the doors open and Wendy runs out, leaving him behind. The next day at work, Wendy answers the door to find the handsome gentleman standing in front of her.

Pleasure or Pain (2013)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrethriller, drama
PlotPassion, Obsession, Seduction
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleExplicit scenes, Serious, Disturbing

A young designer falls under a man's erotic spell and is drawn into a world of sexual abandon from which she may never return.

Dawn Rider (2012)
Markimdb: 4.9
CharactersHorses, Gangsters, Killers, Cowboys, Thieves
PlotLove, Gambling, Revenge, Fight, Money
PlacePrison, Wild West, USA
Time19th century
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

A gripping story of vengeance and passion set in the American West. When the father of gunslinger John Mason (Slater) is shot to death by masked bandits, Mason sets out with guns blazing to track down those who killed him. During his quest, he finds himself involved in a grim love triangle when he falls for Alice, the determined and beautiful woman also adored by John’s best friend. Based on the timeless John Wayne adventure, Dawn Rider is a riveting saga of retribution, duty and valor in the American West.

Good Boys (2019)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, adventure
CharactersTeens, Childrens, Pupils, Friends
PlotAdventure, Travel, Money, Friendship, First love
PlaceSchool, Party, USA

A group of young boys on the cusp of becoming teenagers embark on an epic quest to fix their broken drone before their parents get home.

Tom Segura: Mostly Stories (2016)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, documentary

The bearded, bawdy, and comically bitter Tom Segura gets real about body piercings, the "Area 51" of men's bodies, and the lie he told Mike Tyson.

How to Be Single (2016)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersSisters, Girlfriends
PlaceUSA, New York
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, By books, For single girls

New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.

Bad Santa 2 (2016)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
CharactersThieves, Santa Claus, Mothers, Singers
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Money, Friendship, Weapon
TimeNew Year
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Black humor, For men

Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie Soke teams up with his angry little sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Along for the ride is chubby and cheery Thurman Merman, a 250-pound ray of sunshine who brings out Willie's sliver of humanity. Issues arise when the pair are joined by Willie's horror story of a mother, who raises the bar for the gang's ambitions, while somehow lowering the standards of criminal behavior.

Tape 407 (2012)
Markimdb: 3.6
Genrehorror, thriller
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Radio
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Survivors of an airplane crash find themselves within the borders of a government testing area and pursued by predators.

Dear John (2010)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CharactersMilitary, Soldier
PlotLove, War, Money, Surfing, True love
StyleRomantic, To cry, Cute, Soulful, Touching

Sergeant John Tyree is home on a 2 week leave from Germany. He meets Savannah after he dives into the ocean to retrieve Savannah's purse that had fallen off the pier. John falls in love with Savannah who is a student on spring break helping build a house for Habitat for Humanity. A romance occurs and Savannah falls deeply in love with John. She promises to write John overseas until he returns.

The Beach Bum (2019)
Markimdb: 5.5
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersSharks, Geniuses, Snake, Musicians, Writers
PlotDancing, Basketball, Money, Friendship, Inheritance
PlacePrison, Aircraft, Party, USA
StyleLight, For men

An irreverent comedy about the misadventures of Moondog, a rebellious stoner and lovable rogue who lives large.

The Caller (2011)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, Puerto Rico
PlotRevenge, Loneliness, Supernatural, Pursuit, Mystery
StylePsychological problems, Serious, Disturbing

Troubled divorcee Mary Kee is tormented by a series of sinister phone calls from a mysterious woman. When the stranger reveals she's calling from the past, Mary tries to break off contact. But the caller doesn't like being ignored, and looks for revenge in a unique and terrifying way...

Containment (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
CharactersZombie, Monsters, Doctors, Police, Scientists
PlotFight, Friendship, Death, Viruses, Mystery
StyleExciting, Action, Twisted plot, Tense, Serious

An epidemic breaks out in Atlanta leaving the large city quarantined and those stuck on the inside fighting for their lives. This is the story of loved ones torn apart, and how the society that grows inside the quarantine reveals both the devolution of humanity and the birth of unlikely heroes.

Fathers and Daughters (2015)
Markimdb: 7.1
CountryItaly, USA
CharactersFamily, Writers
PlotMental disorders, Divorce
StyleSoulful, Heavy, Tense, Touching, Disturbing

A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.

C.O.G. (2013)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersGay, Losers, Veterans
PlotFriendship, Religious
StyleTo cry

A gay cocky young man travels to Oregon to work on an apple farm. Out of his element, he finds his lifestyle and notions being picked apart by everyone who crosses his path.

Welcome to New York (2014)
Markimdb: 5.5
CountryUSA, France
PlotOn real events, Passion, Obsession
PlaceCourt, USA, New York
StyleFascinating, Explicit scenes, Gloomy, Depressive, Serious

Fiction inspired from the story of the rise and the fall of french politician and former head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn.

Caged No More (2016)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryUSA, Greece
PlaceGreece, USA

Aggie, A 67 year-old Black Cajun, has just stepped into her worst nightmare. Her two granddaughters have disappeared, and the only clue she possesses is a forgotten laptop. Aware she only has a short window of time, she feels helpless to save them as her money and influence are scarce. Desperate to get her girls back, Aggie risks everything to cross paths with Richard and Lottie DuMonde, two of the wealthiest and most connected people in New Orleans. Certainly, once they hear her story, they will help. But what Aggie doesn't foresee is the dark world she's about to step into, or the dangers accompanying the rescue needed to bring her girls home.

Wrong Side of Town (2010)
Markimdb: 3.9
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersPartners, Architects
PlotSurvival, Revenge, Chase, Hip Hop
StyleAction, Serious, For men, Disturbing

Ex-Navy Seal Bobby Kalinowski lives a quiet, peaceful life as a landscape architect in an LA suburb with his wife Dawn and 16 year old daughter Brianna. Tonight they are invited out for an evening on the town by new neighbors clay and Elise Freeman to a happening club downtown. Little did they know that this would be the start of a life or death ordeal for the group.

Kickboxer: Vengeance (2016)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genreaction, drama
CharactersTeachers, Heroes, Brothers
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Revenge, Death, Depression
PlaceJungle, USA
StyleExciting, Action, Inspirational, Heavy, Disturbing

Eric and Kurt Sloane are the descendants of a well-known Venice, California-based family of martial artists. Kurt, the younger of the two, has always been in his brother Eric’s shadow, and despite his talent has been told he lacks the instinct needed to become a champion. But when Kurt witnesses the merciless murder of his brother at the hands of Muay Thai champion Tong Po, he vows revenge. He trains with his brother’s mentor for a fight to the death with Tong Po. At first it seems impossible to turn Kurt into the living weapon he must become to beat Tong Po, but through a series of tests and dangerous encounters, Kurt proves he has a deeper strength that will carry him through to his final showdown with Tong Po.

The Shunning (2011)
Markimdb: 6.3
PlotReligious, Adoption
StyleSoulful, By books, Fascinating, Touching, Serious

Beautiful Katie Lapp has always felt something missing in her simple Amish existence -- until a mysterious "Englisher" comes to Lancaster County looking for the baby girl she gave up for adoption 19 years ago.