Most Popular Columbus Ohio Movies and TV Shows
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1. Zombieland (2009)
R | 88 min | Adventure, Comedy, Horror
A shy student trying to reach his family in Ohio, a gun-toting tough guy trying to find the last Twinkie, and a pair of sisters trying to get to an amusement park join forces to travel across a zombie-filled America.
Votes: 474,233 | Gross: $75.59M
2. Skin (V) (2018)
R | 118 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
A destitute young man, raised by racist skinheads and notorious among white supremacists, turns his back on hatred and violence to transform his life, with the help of a black activist and the woman he loves.
3. Ready Player One (2018)
PG-13 | 140 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
When the creator of a virtual reality called the OASIS dies, he makes a posthumous challenge to all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune and control of his world.
Votes: 317,878 | Gross: $137.69M
4. Traffic (2000)
R | 147 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A conservative judge is appointed by the President to spearhead America's escalating war against drugs, only to discover that his teenage daughter is a crack addict. Two DEA agents protect an informant. A jailed drug baron's wife attempts to carry on the family business.
Votes: 187,900 | Gross: $124.12M
7. Take Shelter (2011)
R | 120 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.
Votes: 84,764 | Gross: $1.73M
8. The Mothman Prophecies (2002)
PG-13 | 119 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
A reporter is drawn to a small West Virginia town to investigate a series of strange events, including psychic visions and the appearance of bizarre entities.
Votes: 72,097 | Gross: $35.75M
9. Red Lights (2012)
R | 114 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Psychologist Margaret Matheson and her assistant study paranormal activity, which leads them to investigate a world-renowned psychic who has resurfaced years after his toughest critic mysteriously passed away.
Votes: 55,931 | Gross: $0.05M
10. Bye Bye Birdie (1963)
Approved | 112 min | Comedy, Musical
A rock singer travels to a small Ohio town to make his "farewell" television performance and kiss his biggest fan before he is drafted.
Votes: 6,981 | Gross: $13.13M
11. Goodbye, Columbus (1969)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A Jewish man and a Jewish woman meet and while attracted to each other, find that their worlds are very different. She is the archtypical Jewish American Princess, very emotionally involved... See full summary »
Votes: 1,598 | Gross: $22.94M
12. Newtown (2016)
Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary, History
A look at how the community of Newtown, Connecticut came together in the aftermath of the largest mass shooting of schoolchildren in American history.
Votes: 1,535 | Gross: $0.01M
14. Wild Boys of the Road (1933)
Approved | 68 min | Adventure, Drama
In the depths of the Depression, two teenage boys strike out on their own in order to help their struggling parents and find life on the road tougher than expected.
16. Flag Wars (2003)
Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary
"Flag Wars" is a cinema verite documentary that follows the conflicts that arise when gay white professionals move into a black working-class neighborhood. Filmed over a four years in ... See full summary »
This is a story about having a dream and the cost of never letting go of that dream. It's the story of how hard it used to be to get your music heard but if you could pull it off there was ... See full summary »
Director: Paul Provenzano
18. WWE Money in the Bank (2015 TV Special)
TV-PG | 176 min | Action, Sport
WWE's annual Money in the Bank. Matches include the traditional Money in the Bank ladder match, John Cena vs Kevin Owens and Dean Ambrose vs Seth Rollins for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in a ladder match.
22. Stoney Knows How (1981)
Not Rated | 29 min | Documentary, Short
Stoney Knows How is a visit with a master of the Oldest Art In The World - Tattooing. Disabled by arthritis since the age of four, confined to a wheelchair, his growth stunted, Stoney St. ... See full summary »
23. Columbus Neighborhoods: University District (2011 TV Movie)
57 min | Documentary
A history and profile of the University District neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio, dominated by the "city within a city" known as The Ohio State University.
24. Columbus Neighborhoods: Short North (2010 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary
A history and profile of the Short North neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio, situated north of downtown and south of The Ohio State University.
25. Lustron: The House America's Been Waiting For (2004 TV Movie)
57 min | Documentary, Biography, History
The rise and fall of engineering visionary Carl Strandlund and his post-World-War-II brainchild, the Lustron porcelain-enameled-steel manufactured house.
26. American Fabulous (1991)
103 min | Documentary, Biography
Jeffrey Strouth spontaneously recounts the true adventures of his wild and creative life, weaving an often lurid tale filled with hilarious characters, run-ins with the law, and his unapologetic provocations of society in general.
28. The Tequila Renaissance (2013)
26 min | Short, Comedy
After a house-sitting assignment goes awry, two mob henchmen attempt to hide the body of their employer's wife, a world famous painter, from a detective, a curator, and the curator's butler.
31. Beyond the Gridiron: The Life & Times of Woody Hayes (2004 Video)
56 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport
The life and career of legendary Ohio State University football coach Wayne Woodrow "Woody" Hayes.
33. Strangers on Parade (2009)
110 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
After being kidnapped on his birthday by Elezarr Serrano, teenager Freddy Pickett finds himself inadvertently thrown into the middle of a heist gone awry.
36. Complaints Choir Columbus (2010 Video)
10 min | Short, Comedy, Music
The worldwide Complaints Choir community art movement comes to Columbus, Ohio.
38. Columbus Neighborhoods: Olde Towne East (2012 TV Movie)
57 min | Documentary
A history and profile of the Olde Towne East neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio, situated east of Downtown. Throughout much of the 19th century, Columbus' first "streetcar suburb" was home to ... See full summary »
39. Flag Wars Community Forum (2003 TV Movie)
Individuals featured in the film "Flag Wars" participate in a community forum to discuss the issues raised by the film.
40. Columbus Neighborhoods: Downtown & Franklinton (2012 TV Movie)
57 min | Documentary
A history and profile of the two oldest neighborhoods in Columbus, Ohio. Franklinton was the original pioneer settlement, established near the west bank of the Scioto River by Lucas ... See full summary »
41. Citadel: The Birth of the LeVeque Tower (2011)
64 min | Documentary
The political and social background, and the architecture, construction, and legacy of the first (and for almost 50 years the only) skyscraper in Columbus, Ohio: the American Insurance Union (AIU) Citadel, later known as the LeVeque Tower.
Restaurant: Impossible (2011– )
Ambush: Cray, Cray
TV-G | 42 min | Reality-TV
A restaurant concept, inspired by infused liquors from Cambodia, is failing partly because of the owner's lack of experience and dismissive nature. Other problems include a lack of ... See full summary »
The Investigators (2000– )
Behind the Mask
60 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama
A duo of masked bank robbers--dubbed the "Midwest Bank Bandits"--plague the American Midwest in the 1990s, raising funds to aid their audacious plan to overthrow the U.S. government.
PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996–2000)
TV-14 | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
The simple case of a farmer turned victim of spontaneous human combustion uncovers a potential conspiracy. Bullied high school student with the powers of telepathy and precognition tries to change the tragic fate of his best friend.
Secrets of the Zoo (2018– )
TV-PG | 44 min | Reality-TV
Takes place at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium or conservation safari park, The Wilds; keepers try making a love match between young male Kangaroo Fergus and older female Beatrice; Warthog Zuri gives birth; 34th b-day for silverback Gorilla Mac.
Star: Mocean Melvin