Tunisia (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating
Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
7.8
88 metascore

Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)

NC-17 | 180 min | Drama, Romance

Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire and to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adèle grows, seeks herself, loses herself, and ultimately finds herself through love and loss.

Director: Abdellatif Kechiche | Stars: Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Salim Kechiouche, Aurélien Recoing

Votes: 127,330 | Gross: $2.20M

Dachra (2018)

113 min | Horror

A Tunisian horror film set in a cannibal village. Based on true story

Director: Abdelhamid Bouchnak | Stars: Hela Ayed, Yassmine Dimassi, Aziz Jbali, Bilel Slatnia

Votes: 428

The Last Legion (2007)
5.4
37 metascore

The Last Legion (2007)

PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Adventure, War

As the Roman empire crumbles, young Romulus Augustus flees the city and embarks on a perilous voyage to Britain to track down a legion of supporters.

Director: Doug Lefler | Stars: Colin Firth, Ben Kingsley, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Peter Mullan

Votes: 32,958 | Gross: $5.93M

Pirates (1986)

PG-13 | 121 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

The adventures of pirate Captain Red and his first mate Frog.

Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Walter Matthau, Cris Campion, Damien Thomas, Olu Jacobs

Votes: 7,360 | Gross: $1.64M

Nine Miles Down (2009)

Not Rated | 86 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

A security expert is sent to a remote scientific camp to investigate strange things that are happening.

Director: Anthony Waller | Stars: Adrian Paul, Amanda Douge, Anthony Waller, Caroline Couret-Delegue

Votes: 3,157

Day of the Falcon (II) (2011)
6.7
32 metascore

Day of the Falcon (II) (2011)

R | 130 min | Action, Drama, History

Set in the 1930s Arab states at the dawn of the oil boom, the story centers on a young Arab prince torn between allegiance to his conservative father and modern, liberal father-in-law.

Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud | Stars: Tahar Rahim, Antonio Banderas, Mark Strong, Freida Pinto

Votes: 10,727

Arab Blues (2019)

88 min | Comedy

After years abroad in Paris, Selma returns to Tunis with the dream of opening up her own psychotherapy practice.

Director: Manele Labidi Labbé | Stars: Golshifteh Farahani, Majd Mastoura, Aïsha Ben Miled, Feryel Chammari

Votes: 39

Of Skin and Men (2017)

105 min | Drama, Romance

Following the death of her husband in an accident, young Amel tries to find some consolation in photography. She takes photos of strangers from the street, looking at men as they tend to do towards women.

Director: Mehdi Ben Attia | Stars: Hafsia Herzi, Raouf Ben Amor, Haythem Achour, Sondos Belhassen

Votes: 152

The Secret of the Grain (2007)
7.4
83 metascore

The Secret of the Grain (2007)

Not Rated | 151 min | Drama

In southern France, a Franco-Arabic shipyard worker along with his partner's daughter pursues his dream of opening a restaurant.

Director: Abdellatif Kechiche | Stars: Habib Boufares, Hafsia Herzi, Farida Benkhetache, Abdelhamid Aktouche

Votes: 6,496 | Gross: $0.09M

Noura's Dream (2019)

90 min | Drama

With her abusive husband in jail and a coveted divorce pending, hardworking Noura can almost grasp a happy, new life with lover Lassaad - but when the best-laid plans are upended, Noura must tap her unshakable will to fulfill her dream.

Director: Hinde Boujemaa | Stars: Hind Sabri, Lotfi Abdelli, Hakim Boumsaoudi, Imen Cherif

Votes: 21

The String (2009)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Romance

Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death, he can't come out to his mother, and his childhood anxieties have ... See full summary »

Director: Mehdi Ben Attia | Stars: Claudia Cardinale, Antonin Stahly Viswanadhan, Salim Kechiouche, Driss Ramdi

Votes: 1,770

The Man Who Sleeps (1974)

77 min | Drama

A 25-year-old male student in Paris becomes indifferent to the world around him, and subsequently feels a strong sense of alienation and hopelessness.

Director: Bernard Queysanne | Stars: Jacques Spiesser, Ludmila Mikaël

Votes: 2,514

A Son (2019)

95 min | Drama

10 years old Aziz needs a blood transfusion for getting injured during an ambush while on holiday in Tunisia, this event will reveal a heavy family secret.

Director: Mehdi Barsaoui | Stars: Sami Bouajila, Najla Ben Abdallah, Youssef Khemiri, Noomen Hamda

Votes: 58

Games of Love and Chance (2003)
6.9
71 metascore

Games of Love and Chance (2003)

123 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Krimo a 15 years old shy boy falls in love for Lídia who is his classmate.To be able to assume his love for her he decides to take a part in the play that was to be one of his friends.

Director: Abdellatif Kechiche | Stars: Osman Elkharraz, Sara Forestier, Sabrina Ouazani, Nanou Benhamou

Votes: 2,802 | Gross: $0.01M

Foreign Body (2016)

92 min | Drama

After a young Tunisian woman informs on her radical Islamist brother, she arrives illegally in France, finding danger as well as hope.

Director: Raja Amari | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Sarra Hannachi, Salim Kechiouche, Marc Brunet

Votes: 120

The Promise (1996)
7.8
82 metascore

The Promise (1996)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

Roger uses his son Igor to ruthlessly traffic and exploit undocumented immigrants. When one of the immigrants is killed, Igor is guilt-ridden and wants to care for the dead man's family against his father's orders.

Directors: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne | Stars: Jérémie Renier, Olivier Gourmet, Assita Ouedraogo, Jean-Michel Balthazar

Votes: 6,603 | Gross: $0.45M

Misunderstood (1984)

PG | 91 min | Drama

Busy and often absent father must take care of his two boys after his wife dies. They all live in Tunisia because of their father's job. The older boy is handling the difficult changes much better than the younger one.

Director: Jerry Schatzberg | Stars: Gene Hackman, Henry Thomas, Rip Torn, Huckleberry Fox

Votes: 382 | Gross: $1.53M

Outside the Law (2010)
6.6
59 metascore

Outside the Law (2010)

R | 138 min | Crime, Drama, War

A drama about the Algerian struggle for independence from France after WWII.

Director: Rachid Bouchareb | Stars: Jamel Debbouze, Roschdy Zem, Sami Bouajila, Chafia Boudraa

Votes: 3,482

Moolaadé (2004)
7.6
91 metascore

Moolaadé (2004)

Unrated | 124 min | Drama

When a woman shelters a group of girls from suffering female genital mutilation, she starts a conflict that tears her village apart.

Director: Ousmane Sembene | Stars: Fatoumata Coulibaly, Maimouna Hélène Diarra, Salimata Traoré, Dominique Zeïda

Votes: 3,309 | Gross: $0.21M

Beauty and the Dogs (2017)
7.0
65 metascore

Beauty and the Dogs (2017)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

During a student party, Mariam, a young Tunisian woman, meets the mysterious Youssef and leaves with him. A long night will begin, during which she'll have to fight for her rights and her ... See full summary »

Director: Kaouther Ben Hania | Stars: Mariam Al Ferjani, Ghanem Zrelli, Noomen Hamda, Mohamed Akkari

Votes: 1,098 | Gross: $0.01M

The Wedding Song (2008)
6.7
65 metascore

The Wedding Song (2008)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama, War

The Nazi occupation of Tunisia strains the bonds of friendship between a Muslim woman and a Sephardic Jewish woman who are both preparing for their marriages.

Director: Karin Albou | Stars: Lizzie Brocheré, Olympe Borval, Najib Oudghiri, Simon Abkarian

Votes: 654 | Gross: $0.03M

Eden and After (1970)

Unrated | 93 min | Drama

A group of French students are drawn into the psychological and sexual games of a mysterious Dutchman. Once they sample his "fear powder" the students experience a series of hallucinations.

Director: Alain Robbe-Grillet | Stars: Catherine Jourdan, Pierre Zimmer, Richard Leduc, Lorraine Rainer

Votes: 935

Bab'Aziz: The Prince That Contemplated His Soul (2005)

Not Rated | 96 min | Drama

The story of a blind dervish Bab'Aziz and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar, together they wander the desert in search of a great reunion of dervishes that takes place just once every thirty years.

Director: Nacer Khemir | Stars: Parviz Shahinkhou, Maryam Hamid, Golshifteh Farahani, Mohamed Grayaâ

Votes: 2,827

Horses of God (2012)
7.1
76 metascore

Horses of God (2012)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama

A fictional account of the lives of the men responsible for the suicide bombings in Casablanca in 2003.

Director: Nabil Ayouch | Stars: Abdelhakim Rachi, Abdelilah Rachid, Hamza Souidek, Ahmed El Idrissi Amrani

Votes: 1,527 | Gross: $0.00M

Poetical Refugee (2000)

130 min | Drama

Like Voltaire's Candide in his eponymous novel, Jallel, a young North-African man, dreaming of better prospects, immigrates illegally to France. He struggles at first as he is unable to ... See full summary »

Director: Abdellatif Kechiche | Stars: Sami Bouajila, Élodie Bouchez, Bruno Lochet, Aure Atika

Votes: 704

Dear Son (2018)

104 min | Drama

A Tunisian middle class couple with high hopes for the future of their only son discover he's left to join ISIS in Syria.

Director: Mohamed Ben Attia | Stars: Imen Cherif, Zakaria Ben Ayyed, Mouna Mejri, Mohamed Dhrif

Votes: 191

Long Live Death (1971)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, War

At the end of the Spanish civil war, Fando, a boy of about ten, tries to make sense of war and his father's arrest. His mother is religious, sympathetic to the Fascists; his father is ... See full summary »

Director: Fernando Arrabal | Stars: Anouk Ferjac, Núria Espert, Mahdi Chaouch, Ivan Henriques

Votes: 1,163

Tlamess (2019)

120 min | Drama

S is a young soldier in the southern desert of Tunisia. When he learns about his mother's death, he obtains a week's leave and goes back home. He will never return to the camp.

Director: Ala Eddine Slim | Stars: Abdullah Miniawy, Souhir Ben Amara, Khaled Benaïssa

Votes: 29

Red Satin (2002)
6.7
73 metascore

Red Satin (2002)

100 min | Drama, Musical

After the death of her husband, Lilia's life revolves solely around her teenage daughter, Salma. Whilst looking for Salma late one night, Lilia stumbles upon a belly dance cabaret and ... See full summary »

Director: Raja Amari | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Hend El Fahem, Maher Kamoun, Monia Hichri

Votes: 790 | Gross: $0.23M

Imperium: Nero (2004 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 192 min | Biography, Drama, War

A six-episode mini-series covering five centuries of the Roman Empire.

Director: Paul Marcus | Stars: Hans Matheson, Laura Morante, Rike Schmid, Matthias Habich

Votes: 582

Choufli Hal (2005–2009)

Comedy

Sboui, a comic character, lives with his brother and mother many funny adventure in the old building of a fortune teller, and fall in love with her daughter. he works at the office of his brother, a psychotherapist, as a secretary.

Stars: Kamel Touati, Sofiène Chaâri, Kaouther Belhaj, Mouna Noureddine

Votes: 640

Porto Farina (2019)

88 min | Comedy, Drama

The film tells the story of a man, Aly, in need of a child, back in his native country to marry his first cousin - a marriage arranged by their respective parents.

Director: Ibrahim Letaïef | Stars: Mohamed Ali Ben Jemaa, Fatma Ben Saïdane, Jamila Chihi, Latifa Gafsi

Votes: 8

A Summer in La Goulette (1996)

TV-PG | 89 min | Comedy, Drama

Summer, 1967. La Goulette, the touristic beach of Tunisia, is the site where three nice seventeen-year-old girls live: Gigi, Sicilian and Catholic; Meriem, Tunisian and Arab; Tina, French ... See full summary »

Director: Férid Boughedir | Stars: Sonia Mankaï, Ava Cohen-Jonathan, Sarah Pariente, Mustapha Adouani

Votes: 638

Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (2000)
7.3
55 metascore

Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (2000)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Crime

A group of children living on the street leave their gang, prompting retribution from the gang's leader. After one of the children dies, the rest try to come up with the resources to give their friend a proper burial.

Director: Nabil Ayouch | Stars: Mounïm Kbab, Mustapha Hansali, Hicham Moussoune, Abdelhak Zhayra

Votes: 2,427

Brotherhood (VII) (2018)

25 min | Short, Drama, Family

Mohamed is deeply shaken when his oldest son Malik returns home after a long journey with a mysterious new wife.

Director: Meryam Joobeur | Stars: Kais Ayari, Mohamed Grayaâ, Mouldi Kriden, Jasmin Lazid

Votes: 57

Fatwa (2018)

102 min | Drama

Brahim Nadhour, a Tunisian living in France, returns to Tunis for a son who died in a motorcycle accident. He discovers that the young Marwan was working in a radical Islamist group. Brahim... See full summary »

Director: Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud | Stars: Ghalia Benali, Ahmed Hafiene, Sarra Hannachi, Jamel Madani

Votes: 36

The Silences of the Palace (1994)

116 min | Drama

As she grows up, Alia (the daughter of housemaid Khedija) learns the secrets of the peaceful palace where she and her mother live.

Director: Moufida Tlatli | Stars: Amel Hedhili, Najia Ouerghi, Hind Sabri, Fatma Ben Saïdane

Votes: 799

Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces (1990)

Unrated | 98 min | Drama, Comedy

A coming-of-age comedy/drama set in Tunisia. Twelve-year-old Noura is an impressionable boy who must learn to reconcile two conflicting worlds - the loving world of Muslim women and the ... See full summary »

Director: Férid Boughedir | Stars: Selim Boughedir, Mustapha Adouani, Rabia Ben Abdallah, Mohamed Driss

Votes: 1,123

Look at Me (II) (2018)

96 min | Drama, Family

A Tunisian immigrant has to return home when his wife has a stroke.

Director: Néjib Belkadhi | Stars: Nidhal Saadi, Saoussen Maalej, Aziz El Gebaly, Idryss Kharroubi

Votes: 67

Black Diamond (2010)

101 min | Documentary, Drama, News

Black Diamond uncovers the mechanisms of the lucrative international trade of hundreds of young African players with their heads full of dreams who are ready for tremendous sacrifices to ... See full summary »

Director: Pascale Lamche

Votes: 68

Hedi (2016)

88 min | Drama, Romance

Hedi, a young man with great dreams, is struggling his way through social conventions in Tunisia. While his mother tries to decide his life for him, Hedi meets Rim and suddenly he discovers that his world goes beyond and above conventions.

Director: Mohamed Ben Attia | Stars: Majd Mastoura, Rym Ben Messaoud, Sabah Bouzouita, Omnia Ben Ghali

Votes: 838

Camp de Thiaroye (1988)

157 min | Drama, War

In this semi-autobiographical film, black soldiers help to defend France, but are detained in prison camp before being repatriated home.

Directors: Ousmane Sembene, Thierno Faty Sow | Stars: Sidiki Bakaba, Hamed Camara, Ismaila Cissé, Ababacar Sy Cissé

Votes: 414

The Inquiry (1987)

107 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A Roman Agent is sent to Palestine to investigate rumors of the resurrection of an executed criminal.

Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Keith Carradine, Harvey Keitel, Phyllis Logan, Angelo Infanti

Votes: 295

The Last of Us (2016)

95 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

N is coming from the desert to reach North Africa and make an illegal crossing to Europe. He steals a boat, but it soon sinks into the middle of the sea, then embarks in an imaginary ... See full summary »

Director: Ala Eddine Slim | Stars: Jahwar Soudani, Fethi Akkari, Jihed Fourti, Slim Majdoub

Votes: 129

The Scarecrows (2019)

98 min | Drama

January 2014. Zina and Joe, around 20, return to Tunisia from the Syrian front where they were sequestrated and raped. Zina has been separated from her two-month-old child, and Joe, being ... See full summary »

Director: Nouri Bouzid | Stars: Nour Hajri, Joumene Limam, Afef Ben Mahmoud, Sondos Belhassen

Votes: 17

As I Open My Eyes (2015)
6.8
74 metascore

As I Open My Eyes (2015)

Unrated | 102 min | Drama, Music

A few months before the revolution in Tunisia, 18 year-old Farah has a passion for life and sings in a political rock band. Her mother, knowing the dangers of Tunisia, wants her to pursue a career as a doctor.

Director: Leyla Bouzid | Stars: Baya Medhaffer, Ghalia Benali, Montassar Ayari, Lassaad Jamoussi

Votes: 1,104 | Gross: $0.03M

Sons of Moufida (2015–2019)

40 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

Moufida, Mother of 3 boys known for their bad reputations (Badr, Bayrem and Brahim), finds her lover, after twenty years, who wants to know who is his son among the three.

Stars: Yassine Ben Gamra, Nidhal Saadi, Nassim Ziadia, Wahida Dridi

Votes: 171

Making Of (2006)

120 min | Crime, Drama

A Tunisian breakdancer falls in with fundamentalists with designs to turn the young man into a suicide bomber.

Director: Nouri Bouzid | Stars: Lotfi Abdelli, Afef Ben Mahmoud, Fatma Ben Saïdane, Helmi Dridi

Votes: 127

Fünf Freunde 4 (2015)

97 min | Adventure, Crime, Family

Bernhard, the father of Julian, Dick and Anne organized an exhibition to Egypt. Here, discover the friends after an attempted burglary an old gold amulet. So they fly with Elena, a ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Marzuk | Stars: Valeria Eisenbart, Quirin Oettl, Justus Schlingensiepen, Neele-Marie Nickel

Votes: 164

Nouba (2019)

Drama, Music, Romance

Tunis' traditional districts are poor and rough but it's also when people play "Mezwed", a music believed by others from the capital to be inferior. A young man, stranger to these corners, enters them trying to prove himself.

Stars: Bilel Briki, Amira Chebli, Chedly Arfaoui, Bahri Rhali

Votes: 352

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