Films set in Connecticut

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1.
The Ref (1994)
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A cat burglar is forced to take a bickering, dysfunctional family hostage on Christmas Eve. (96 mins.)
Director: Ted Demme
 
2.
Christmas in Connecticut (1945)
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A food writer who has lied about being the perfect housewife must try to cover her deception when her boss and a returning war hero invite themselves to her home for a traditional family Christmas. (102 mins.)
Director: Peter Godfrey
 
3.
The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
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After a family is forced to relocate for their son's health, they begin experiencing supernatural behavior in their new home, and uncover a sinister history. (92 mins.)
Director: Peter Cornwell
 
4.
A Haunting in Connecticut (2002 Documentary)
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A haunting documentary of a normal family living in Connecticut, who, after moving into their new house, are terrorized by an evil ghost that dwells in the home. (94 mins.)
Director: John Kavanaugh
 
5.
Bringing Up Baby (1938)
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While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard, Baby. (102 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
6.
Auntie Mame (1958)
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An orphan goes to live with his free-spirited aunt. Conflict ensues when the executor of his father's estate objects to the aunt's lifestyle. (143 mins.)
Director: Morton DaCosta
 
7.
The Stranger (1946)
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An investigator from the War Crimes Commission travels to Connecticut to find an infamous Nazi. (95 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
 
8.
The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)
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A debonair, adventuresome bank executive believes he has pulled off the perfect multi-million dollar heist, only to match wits with a sexy insurance investigator who will do anything to get her man. (102 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
9.
Theodora Goes Wild (1936)
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The author of a scandalously racy best-selling book tries to hide her celebrity from her provincial small town neighbors who'd be scandalized if they knew. (94 mins.)
 
10.
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948)
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A man and his wife decide they can afford to have a house in the country built to their specifications. It's a lot more trouble than they think. (94 mins.)
Director: H.C. Potter
 
11.
Dragonwyck (1946)
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A simple Connecticut farm girl is recruited by a distant relative, an aristocratic patroon, to be governess to his young daughter in his Hudson Valley mansion. (103 mins.)
 
12.
Gentleman's Agreement (1947)
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A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism, and personally discovers the true depths of bigotry and hatred. (118 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
 
13.
The Swimmer (1968)
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Neddy Merrill has been away for most of the Summer. He reappears at a friends pool. As they talk, someone... (95 mins.)
Director: Frank Perry
 
14.
Invitation (1952)
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Always believing she had a happy marriage, a young wife's trust in her husband is shaken when she discovers that her father had paid him to marry her. (84 mins.)
 
15.
In Name Only (1939)
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While out riding in the country, wealthy New Yorker Alec Walker meets young widow Julie Eden, and a relationship quickly develops... (94 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
 
16.
The Doctor Takes a Wife (1940)
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A best-selling author of women's issues and a medical academic find it is to their mutual advantage to falsely claim that they are married. (88 mins.)
Director: Alexander Hall
 
17.
The Wedding Night (1935)
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Because his finances are low and he is seeking background for a new book, author Tony Barratt and his... (83 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
 
18.
Rachel Getting Married (2008)
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A young woman who has been in and out of rehab for the past 10 years returns home for the weekend for her sister's wedding. (113 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
19.
Desire Under the Elms (1958)
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Ephraim Cabot is an old man of amazing vitality who loves his New England farm with a greedy passion... (111 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
20.
The Man in the Net (1959)
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John Hamilton leaves a comfortable New York job to take up as an artist in a quiet Connecticut town... (98 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
21.
Desire Under the Elms (1958)
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Ephraim Cabot is an old man of amazing vitality who loves his New England farm with a greedy passion... (111 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
22.
Desire Under the Elms (1976 TV Movie)
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Director: Dré Poppe
 
23.
The Big Bad Swim (2006)
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A group of Connecticut locals enroll in an adult-education beginner's swim class. (96 mins.)
Director: Ishai Setton
 
24.
Let's Scare Jessica to Death (1971)
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A recently institutionalized woman has bizarre experiences after moving into a supposedly haunted country farmhouse and fears she may be losing her sanity once again. (89 mins.)
Director: John Hancock
 
25.
Listen to Your Heart (2010)
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A singer/songwriter falls in love with a girl who can't hear the music she inspires him to write. (102 mins.)
Director: Matt Thompson
 
26.
Dinner with Friends (2001 TV Movie)
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A husband and wife reevaluate their marriage after their closest friends, another couple decide to split up after twelve years. (94 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
27.
The Good Mother (1988)
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A divorced mother may lose custody of her young daughter to her ex-husband after he learns that the little girl crawled into bed with the mother and her boyfriend. (103 mins.)
Director: Leonard Nimoy
 
28.
Yankee Doodle Cricket (1975 TV Movie)
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Chester C. Cricket and his friends help out Thomas Jefferson and Paul Revere. (26 mins.)
Director: Chuck Jones
 
29.
Holiday Inn (1942)
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At an inn which is only open on holidays, a crooner and a hoofer vie for the affections of a beautiful up-and-coming performer. (100 mins.)
Director: Mark Sandrich
 
30.
The Supermarket (2009)
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To the young people of Ellington the Supermarket was many different things. Another home, a place they'd known as long as they can remember... (116 mins.)
Director: Timothy Norman
 
31.
Tara Road (2005)
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Two women -- one American, one Irish -- swap houses and alter the course of their lives. (97 mins.)
 
32.
Everybody Wins (1990)
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A seeming good Samaritan (Debra Winger) hires a private detective (Nolte) to prove a teen sitting in prison on a murder charge is innocent... (97 mins.)
Director: Karel Reisz
 
33.
The Lady Eve (1941)
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A trio of classy card sharps targets the socially awkward heir to brewery millions for his money, till one of them falls in love with him. (94 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
34.
The Green (2011)
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Michael Gavin and his partner Daniel trade the rat race of New York City for the idyllic charm of the Connecticut shoreline... (91 mins.)
 
35.
Indian Hill (2009 Short Film)
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In 1975, twelve year old Jack and his friends on Taylor Drive in Portland, CT spend their days playing kickball... (24 mins.)
Director: Jack Kearney
 
36.
Creature from the Hillbilly Lagoon (2005 Video)
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A group of college students run afoul of not only a passel of insane, inbred rednecks, but also a humanoid fish monster bent on making chum of them all. (90 mins.)
Director: Richard Griffin
 
37.
Everything Moves Alone (2001)
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"Everything Moves Alone" opens in a sleepy New England town where Scotch, a recently discharged soldier... (100 mins.)
 
38.
The Stepford Wives (2004)
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What does it take to become a Stepford wife, a woman perfect beyond belief? Ask the Stepford husbands, who've created this high-tech terrifying little town, in a very modern comedy-thriller. (93 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
 
39.
The Other Side of the Tracks (2008)
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A depressed young man struggles to move on and escape haunting memories of his girlfriend, killed ten years ago in a train accident. (92 mins.)
Director: A.D. Calvo
 
40.
Bobby Dogs (2007)
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Bobby Tucker is a recovering alcoholic who is struggling to rebuild his life and open up his own hot dog stand. Can he triumph in the face of fear and uncertainty? (117 mins.)
Director: T.K. Reilly
 
41.
Goodbye Broadway (1938)
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Pat and Molly Malloy, once famed vaudeville and Broadway performers, arrive to play the small town of Hamilton... (65 mins.)
Director: Ray McCarey
 
42.
Parrish (1961)
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Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley... (138 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
 
43.
Monument Ave. (1998)
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A small time hoodlum is divided between his conscience and loyalty to his boss when his cousin is murdered. (93 mins.)
Director: Ted Demme
 
44.
The American Poop Movie (2006)
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After graduating college, things didn't quite work out the way Russ planned. Now he's back home, with miserable jobs, no girl, and little chance of the future he always dreamed of. (95 mins.)
Director: Joe Kingsley
 
45.
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008)
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Carmen Lowell is working on the backstage of a play at Yale. When the lead actress, her friend Julia... (119 mins.)
Director: Sanaa Hamri
 
46.
Hello I Must Be Going (2012)
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Circumstances force a young divorcée to move back in with her parents in suburban Connecticut, where an affair with a younger guy rejuvenates her passion for life (95 mins.)
Director: Todd Louiso
 
47.
Goosebumps (2015)
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A teenager teams up with the daughter of young adult horror author R. L. Stine after the writer's imaginary demons are set free on the town of Madison, Delaware. (103 mins.)
Director: Rob Letterman
 
48.
Experimenter (2015)
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In 1961, famed social psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted a series of radical behavior experiments that tested ordinary humans' willingness to obey authority. (98 mins.)
 
49.
Pistol Whipped (2008 Video)
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Matt is an elite ex-cop whose life has gone down hill since he was kicked off the Force. After a rough encounter with a mysterious henchman... (100 mins.)
Director: Roel Reiné