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

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: 7,290 | Gross: $1.64M

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: 32,812 | Gross: $5.93M

Dachra (2018)

113 min | Horror

A Tunisian horror film set in a cannibal village.

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

Votes: 352

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: 10,663

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: 6,420 | Gross: $0.09M

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: 1,755

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: 150

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: 2,443

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: 6,569 | Gross: $0.45M

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

Not Rated | 96 min | Drama

Bab'Aziz - The Prince Who Contemplated His Soul is the story of a blind dervish named Bab'Aziz and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar. Together they wander the desert in search of a great ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 2,776

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: 926

Outside the Law (2010)
6.6
59 metascore

Outside the Law (2010)

Unrated | 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: 3,445

Foreign Body (2016)

92 min | Drama

A young Tunisian woman arrives illegally in France following her escape from Tunisia'sJasmine Revolution. As she struggles to adapt to her new reality,she faces both danger and hope. This ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 114

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: 651 | Gross: $0.03M

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: Zakaria Ben Ayyed, Imen Cherif, Mohamed Dhrif, Mouna Mejri

Votes: 179

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: 1,067 | Gross: $0.01M

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, Sofiane Chaari, Kaouther Bel Haj Ali, Mouna Noureddine

Votes: 604

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: 2,413

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: 3,290 | Gross: $0.21M

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: 159

Red Satin (2002)
6.7
73 metascore

Red Satin (2002)

100 min | Musical, Drama

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: 789 | Gross: $0.23M

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: 633

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: 1,115

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: 581

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: 1,158

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: 826

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: 1,504 | Gross: $0.00M

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: Souhir Ben Amara, Khaled Benaïssa, Abdullah Miniawy

Votes: 20

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: 1,095 | Gross: $0.03M

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: 293

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, Fatima Ben Saïdane

Votes: 794

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: 161

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: 67

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: 334

Destiny (2008–2014)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

A Tunisian romantic drama series that displays the social conflict, racism and criminal corruption, following the family affairs/disputes and the love life of three ivy league brothers.

Stars: Atef Ben Hassine, Fethi Mselmani, Najla Ben Abdallah, Aziza Boulabiar

Votes: 35

Writing on Snow (2017)

72 min | Drama, War

A film about the absurdity of not accepting the other despite the difference.

Director: Rashid Masharawi | Stars: Ghassan Massoud, Ramzi Maqdisi, Areen Omari, Amr Waked

Votes: 20

Case 460 (2019)

35 min | Crime, Drama, History

Tunis in the early 1940s, Detective Youssef Ismail Investigates the link between the assassination of L'Amine Hadded and the Case 460.

Stars: Mohammed Mrad, Nadia Boussetta, Néjib Belkadhi, Moez Mrabet

Votes: 7

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: 60

Bolice (2015–2017)

25 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

A special police unit of five elite officers, that solves cases the Tunisian Bolice way.

Stars: Kamel Touati, Rym Ben Messaoud, Chedly Arfaoui, Jamil Najjar

Votes: 6

A Son (2019)

95 min | Drama

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Director: Mehdi Barsaoui

Somewhere Else Tomorrow (2014)

Not Rated | 107 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

A naive dreamer attempts to circumnavigate the world on his motorcycle, surviving only on the money he makes along the way.

Director: Daniel Rintz | Stars: Issa Breibish, Kristian Bruun, Megan Gay, Grant Johnson

Votes: 241

El Jaida (2017)

110 min | Drama, History

Eight months before the independence of Tunisia, Four Tunisian women of different ages and social conditions, end up in prison, they are condemned to coexist under the authority and injustice of their jailer, El Jaida.

Director: Selma Baccar | Stars: Wajiha Jendoubi, Souhir Ben Amara, Fatima Ben Saïdane, Salma Mahjoubi

Votes: 18

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 Graïaa, Mouldi Kriden, Jasmin Lazid

Votes: 33

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: 127

Goha (1958)

83 min | Drama

Goha is a 1958 French-Tunisian film. It was starred by Omar Sharif and it was the cinema debut of Claudia Cardinale. At the 1958 Cannes Film Festival it was awarded with the Jury Prize and ... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Baratier | Stars: Omar Sharif, Zina Bouzaiade, Lauro Gazzolo, Gabriel Jabbour

Votes: 69

The Man Behind the Microphone (2017)

86 min | Documentary

An amazing story of love and family, celebrity and music. A portrait of Hedi Jouini, the godfather of Tunisian music.

Director: Claire Belhassine

Votes: 58

Champagne amer (1989)

82 min | Drama

As French colonial rule unravels in Tunisia, Paul is having an affair with nightclub singer Betty. An Arab teenager develops a crush on her. It seems he's Paul illegitimate son. As the ... See full summary »

Directors: Ridha Behi, Henri Vart | Stars: Jean Carmet, Patrick Bruel, Ida Di Benedetto, Amidou

Votes: 38

Yusra (1971)

90 min | Mystery

On his birthday, Sadri walked out on his mistress Lisa, and the party planned in his honor. While walking along the beaches of Carthage in the dead of night, he sees a young woman rise up out of the waves. She told him her name was Yusra.

Director: Rachid Ferchiou | Stars: Ewa Swann, Richard Leduc, M'Rad Bey, Uta Bone

Votes: 7

The Flower of Aleppo (2016)

90 min | Action, Drama, War

A mother, Hend Sabry, refuses to surrender to the statues quo of the new reality of the Arab world and travels into the heart of darkness of ISIS to bring back her recruited son home.

Director: Ridha Behi | Stars: Hind Sabri, Hichem Rostom, Badis Behi, Ahmed Hafiene

Votes: 90

Parfum de printemps (2016)

Comedy

Once upon a time (in 2010 - to be more exact), there was a naive young man called Zizou, who came to a magic city (Tunis, to be more precise) where, on a popular souk and after some ... See full summary »

Director: Férid Boughedir | Stars: Zied Ayadi, Sarra Hannachi, Fatima Ben Saïdane, Zied Touati

Votes: 57

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