Danish (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

Mr. Robot (2015–2019)

TV-MA | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Elliot, a brilliant but highly unstable young cyber-security engineer and vigilante hacker, becomes a key figure in a complex game of global dominance when he and his shadowy allies try to take down the corrupt corporation he works for.

Stars: Rami Malek, Christian Slater, Carly Chaikin, Martin Wallström

Votes: 323,400

Borgen (2010–2013)

TV-14 | 58 min | Drama

A political drama about a prime minister's rise to power, and how power changes a prime minister.

Stars: Sidse Babett Knudsen, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Emil Poulsen, Freja Riemann

Votes: 17,636

Another Round (2020)
8.2
72 metascore

Another Round (2020)

Not Rated | 117 min | Drama

Four friends, all high school teachers, test a theory that they will improve their lives by maintaining a constant level of alcohol in their blood.

Director: Thomas Vinterberg | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Magnus Millang, Lars Ranthe

Votes: 2,453

Bron/Broen (2011–2018)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

When a body is found on the bridge between Denmark and Sweden, right on the border, Danish inspector Martin Rohde and Swedish Saga Norén have to share jurisdiction and work together to find the killer.

Stars: Sofia Helin, Rafael Pettersson, Sarah Boberg, Dag Malmberg

Votes: 56,417

The Mole: Undercover in North Korea (2020)

123 min | Documentary

A real-life undercover thriller about two ordinary men who embark on an outrageously dangerous ten-year mission to penetrate the world's most secretive and brutal dictatorship: North Korea.

Director: Mads Brügger | Stars: Ulrich Løvenskjold Larsen, Mads Brügger, Alejandro Cao de Benos de Les y Pérez, Jim Latrache-Qvortrup

Votes: 1,050

The Thing (I) (2011)
6.2
49 metascore

The Thing (I) (2011)

R | 103 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

At an Antarctica research site, the discovery of an alien craft leads to a confrontation between graduate student Kate Lloyd and scientist Dr. Sander Halvorson.

Director: Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. | Stars: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Joel Edgerton, Ulrich Thomsen, Eric Christian Olsen

Votes: 120,444 | Gross: $16.93M

The Hunt (2012)
8.3
77 metascore

The Hunt (2012)

R | 115 min | Drama

A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son's custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie.

Director: Thomas Vinterberg | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Annika Wedderkopp, Lasse Fogelstrøm

Votes: 272,561 | Gross: $0.69M

Into the Wild (2007)
8.1
73 metascore

Into the Wild (2007)

R | 148 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

Director: Sean Penn | Stars: Emile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener, Marcia Gay Harden

Votes: 563,815 | Gross: $18.35M

The Rain (2018–2020)

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

After a brutal virus wipes out most of the population, two young siblings embark on a perilous search for safety.

Stars: Alba August, Lucas Lynggaard Tønnesen, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Lukas Løkken

Votes: 29,161

High Fidelity (2000)
7.5
79 metascore

High Fidelity (2000)

R | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

Rob, a record store owner and compulsive list maker, recounts his top five breakups, including the one in progress.

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: John Cusack, Iben Hjejle, Todd Louiso, Jack Black

Votes: 166,222 | Gross: $27.28M

Queen of Hearts (2019)
7.2
67 metascore

Queen of Hearts (2019)

127 min | Drama

A successful lawyer jeopardizes her career and threatens to tear her family apart after engaging in an affair with her teenage stepson.

Director: May el-Toukhy | Stars: Trine Dyrholm, Gustav Lindh, Magnus Krepper, Liv Esmår Dannemann

Votes: 6,712

Rita (2012–2020)

TV-MA | 40 min | Comedy, Drama

Following the life of a very outspoken and rebellious woman, Rita is a school teacher who is competent in the classroom, but seems to need a teacher of her own, when it comes to her personal life.

Stars: Lise Baastrup, Mille Dinesen, Nikolaj Groth, Carsten Bjørnlund

Votes: 6,859

The Prince and Me (2004)
5.9
47 metascore

The Prince and Me (2004)

PG | 111 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

At college Paige meets Eddie, a fellow student from Denmark, whom she first dislikes but later accepts, likes, and loves; he proves to be Crown Prince Edvard. Paige follows him to Copenhagen, and he follows her back to school with a plan.

Director: Martha Coolidge | Stars: Julia Stiles, Luke Mably, Miranda Richardson, Ben Miller

Votes: 37,143 | Gross: $28.18M

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
7.5
68 metascore

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)

R | 160 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

Robert Ford, who's idolized Jesse James since childhood, tries hard to join the reforming gang of the Missouri outlaw, but gradually becomes resentful of the bandit leader.

Director: Andrew Dominik | Stars: Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, Sam Shepard, Mary-Louise Parker

Votes: 166,836 | Gross: $3.90M

Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
6.5
52 metascore

Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)

PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

James Bond sets out to stop a media mogul's plan to induce war between China and the UK in order to obtain exclusive global media coverage.

Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Jonathan Pryce, Michelle Yeoh, Teri Hatcher

Votes: 178,878 | Gross: $125.33M

Malibu Road (2020)

R | 105 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller | Completed

Fast living Los Angelenos are targeted by the Central Intelligence Agency during Operation Midnight Climax, part of MKUltra.

Director: Montgomery Markland | Stars: Jessica Jade Andres, Benita Robledo, Montgomery Markland, Ryan Caldwell

The Hustle (I) (2019)
5.4
35 metascore

The Hustle (I) (2019)

PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Crime

Two con women - one low rent and the other high class - team up to take down the men who have wronged them.

Director: Chris Addison | Stars: Anne Hathaway, Rebel Wilson, Alex Sharp, Tim Blake Nelson

Votes: 45,066 | Gross: $35.42M

Shorta (2020)

Not Rated | 108 min | Action, Crime

The exact details of what took place while Talib Ben Hassi (19) was in police custody remain unclear. Police officers, Jens and Mike, are on routine patrol in Svalegården's ghetto when news... See full summary »

Directors: Frederik Louis Hviid, Anders Ølholm | Stars: Jacob Lohmann, Simon Sears, Tarek Zayat, Issa Khattab

Votes: 273

The Head (2020– )

Mystery, Thriller

Winter has fallen on the South Pole. A small team, known as the Winterers, will remain at the Polaris VI Antarctic Research Station to continue their innovative research, a crucial part in the fight against climate change.

Stars: John Lynch, Katharine O'Donnelly, Alexandre Willaume, Richard Sammel

Votes: 1,841

Arctic (2018)
6.8
71 metascore

Arctic (2018)

PG-13 | 98 min | Adventure, Drama

A man stranded in the Arctic after a plane crash must decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his makeshift camp or to embark on a deadly trek through the unknown.

Director: Joe Penna | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Maria Thelma Smáradóttir, Tintrinai Thikhasuk

Votes: 40,342 | Gross: $2.41M

The Celebration (1998)
8.0
82 metascore

The Celebration (1998)

R | 105 min | Drama

At Helge's 60th birthday party, some unpleasant family truths are revealed.

Director: Thomas Vinterberg | Stars: Ulrich Thomsen, Henning Moritzen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Paprika Steen

Votes: 76,825 | Gross: $1.65M

The Investigation (2020– )

45 min | Crime

Copenhagen Police's Homicide unit, headed by Jens Møller, tries to solve the murder of Swedish journalist Kim Wall.

Stars: Søren Malling, Pilou Asbæk, Pernilla August, Rolf Lassgård

Votes: 168

An Affair (2018)

92 min | Drama, Thriller

A newly appointed teacher finds herself being followed, and soon discovers that one of her own students is obsessed with her.

Director: Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken | Stars: Andrea Bræin Hovig, Tarjei Sandvik Moe, Carsten Bjørnlund, Anneke von der Lippe

Votes: 1,170

Retfærdighedens ryttere (2020)

Not Rated | Comedy | Post-production

Markus, who has to go home to his teenage daughter, Mathilde, when his wife dies in a tragic train accident. It seems like an accident until a mathematics geek, who was also a fellow passenger on the train, and his two colleagues show up.

Director: Anders Thomas Jensen | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Gustav Lindh, Roland Møller

Forbrydelsen (2007–2012)

TV-MA | 57 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Police detective Sarah Lund investigates difficult cases with personal and political consequences.

Stars: Sofie Gråbøl, Morten Suurballe, Lars Mikkelsen, Bjarne Henriksen

Votes: 23,685

Ófærð (2015– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

In a remote town in Iceland, Police desperately try to solve a crime as a powerful storm descends upon the town.

Stars: Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Ilmur Kristjánsdóttir, Ingvar Sigurdsson, Elva María Birgisdóttir

Votes: 14,744

The Square (2017)
7.2
73 metascore

The Square (2017)

R | 151 min | Comedy, Drama

A prestigious Stockholm museum's chief art curator finds himself in times of both professional and personal crisis as he attempts to set up a controversial new exhibit.

Director: Ruben Östlund | Stars: Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West, Terry Notary

Votes: 53,790 | Gross: $1.50M

The Guilty (2018)
7.5
83 metascore

The Guilty (2018)

R | 85 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A police officer assigned alarm dispatch duty enters a race against time when he answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman.

Director: Gustav Möller | Stars: Jakob Cedergren, Jessica Dinnage, Omar Shargawi, Johan Olsen

Votes: 41,169 | Gross: $0.21M

The 13th Warrior (1999)
6.6
42 metascore

The 13th Warrior (1999)

R | 102 min | Action, Adventure, History

A man, having fallen in love with the wrong woman, is sent by the sultan himself on a diplomatic mission to a distant land as an ambassador. Stopping at a Viking village port to restock on supplies, he finds himself unwittingly embroiled in a quest to banish a mysterious threat in a distant Viking land.

Directors: John McTiernan, Michael Crichton | Stars: Antonio Banderas, Diane Venora, Dennis Storhøi, Vladimir Kulich

Votes: 114,976 | Gross: $32.70M

The International (I) (2009)
6.5
52 metascore

The International (I) (2009)

R | 118 min | Action, Crime, Drama

An Interpol agent attempts to expose a high-profile financial institution's role in an international arms dealing ring.

Director: Tom Tykwer | Stars: Clive Owen, Naomi Watts, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Ulrich Thomsen

Votes: 90,555 | Gross: $25.45M

Cry Wolf (2020– )

59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Can children always be trusted - and how much stress and heartache can a family endure? Social worker, Lars Madsen, has only a few weeks to find out who is telling the truth in a family which may be suffering from domestic violence.

Stars: Bjarne Henriksen, Flora Ofelia Hofman Lindahl, Christine Albeck Børge, Peter Plaugborg

Votes: 35

Phenomena (1985)
6.8
57 metascore

Phenomena (1985)

R | 116 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

A young girl, with an amazing ability to communicate with insects, is transferred to an exclusive Swiss boarding school, where her unusual capability might help solve a string of murders.

Director: Dario Argento | Stars: Jennifer Connelly, Donald Pleasence, Daria Nicolodi, Fiore Argento

Votes: 22,958

DNA (I) (2019– )

321 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Five years after his daughter's disappearance, Danish police officer Rolf discovers a fatal flaw in the DNA database and might finally be able to find her.

Stars: Anders W. Berthelsen, Zofia Wichlacz, Olivia Joof Lewerissa, Nicolas Bro

Votes: 1,229

Idioterne (1998)
6.8
47 metascore

Idioterne (1998)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama

The group of people gather at the house in Copenhagen suburb to break all the limitations and to bring out the "inner idiot" in themselves.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Bodil Jørgensen, Jens Albinus, Anne Louise Hassing, Troels Lyby

Votes: 29,415 | Gross: $0.01M

Sex (2020– )

Drama

After a magical night and an innocent kiss on a rooftop, Cathrine (22) is paralyzed with confusion and desire. At home she has her boyfriend Simon (22), who is also her best friend, but ... See full summary »

Stars: Asta Kamma August, Jonathan Bergholdt Jørgensen, Sara Fanta Traore, Nina Terese Rask

Votes: 73

Jo Nesbø's Headhunters (2011)
7.5
72 metascore

Jo Nesbø's Headhunters (2011)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary.

Director: Morten Tyldum | Stars: Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie R. Ølgaard

Votes: 95,758 | Gross: $1.20M

Into the Darkness (2020)

152 min | Drama, War

Denmark, April 9th, 1940. Danish industrialist (portrayed by Jesper Christensen of James Bond fame) , cooperates and profits from the German occupation of Denmark. While his family finds themselves on opposite sides of the conflict.

Director: Anders Refn | Stars: Jesper Christensen, Bodil Jørgensen, Mads Reuther, Gustav Dyekjær Giese

Votes: 590

Advokaten (2018– )

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

When Frank Nordling learns the truth about his parents' death, his world unravels. As he finds out, they were murdered by one of the leaders in Copenhagen's criminal underworld, Thomas Waldman, who happens to be his firm's biggest client.

Stars: Alexander Karim, Malin Buska, Thomas Bo Larsen, Nicolaj Kopernikus

Votes: 1,064

A Royal Affair (2012)
7.5
73 metascore

A Royal Affair (2012)

R | 137 min | Biography, Drama, History

A young queen, who is married to an insane king, falls secretly in love with her physician - and together they start a revolution that changes a nation forever.

Director: Nikolaj Arcel | Stars: Alicia Vikander, Mads Mikkelsen, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Trine Dyrholm

Votes: 43,562 | Gross: $1.55M

The Salvation (2014)
6.7
64 metascore

The Salvation (2014)

R | 92 min | Drama, Western

In 1870s America, the fury of a notorious gang leader is unleashed when a peaceful American settler avenges the death of his family. Then as his cowardly fellow townspeople betray him, he is forced to hunt down the outlaws alone.

Director: Kristian Levring | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Eva Green, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Eric Cantona

Votes: 35,606 | Gross: $0.01M

White Squall (1996)
6.6
53 metascore

White Squall (1996)

PG-13 | 129 min | Adventure, Drama

Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Caroline Goodall, John Savage, Scott Wolf

Votes: 20,927 | Gross: $10.30M

Koko-di Koko-da (2019)

89 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

As a couple goes on a trip to find their way back to each other, a sideshow artist and his shady entourage emerge from the woods, terrorizing them, luring them deeper into a maelstrom of psychological terror and humiliating slapstick.

Director: Johannes Nyholm | Stars: Leif Edlund, Peter Belli, Ylva Gallon, Katarina Jakobson

Votes: 1,168

The Homesman (2014)
6.6
68 metascore

The Homesman (2014)

R | 122 min | Drama, Western

Three women who have been driven mad by pioneer life are to be transported across the country by covered wagon by the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy, who in turn employs low-life drifter George Briggs to assist her.

Director: Tommy Lee Jones | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Hilary Swank, Grace Gummer, Miranda Otto

Votes: 30,148 | Gross: $2.43M

Holiday (I) (2018)
5.7
78 metascore

Holiday (I) (2018)

93 min | Crime, Drama

A love triangle featuring the trophy girlfriend of a petty drug lord, caught up in a web of luxury and violence in a modern dark gangster tale set in the beautiful port city of Bodrum on the Turkish Riviera.

Director: Isabella Eklöf | Stars: Victoria Carmen Sonne, Lai Yde, Thijs Römer, Yuval Segal

Votes: 3,296

Thin Ice (2020– )

44 min | Drama, Thriller

A research vessel disappears in the waters off Greenland. Pure coincidence or dirty conspiracy?

Stars: David Gudbrandsson, Lena Endre, Bianca Kronlöf, Angunnguaq Larsen

Votes: 652

Deliver Us (2019– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

In a small town five people join forces and plan the perfect murder of the local town psycho only to realize that once you start playing God, it's easy to end up as the Devil.

Stars: Claus Riis Østergaard, Anders Juul, Lene Maria Christensen, Morten Hee Andersen

Votes: 553

Land of Mine (2015)
7.8
75 metascore

Land of Mine (2015)

R | 100 min | Drama, History, War

In post-World War II Denmark, a group of young German POWs are forced to clear a beach of thousands of land mines under the watch of a Danish Sergeant who slowly learns to appreciate their plight.

Director: Martin Zandvliet | Stars: Roland Møller, Louis Hofmann, Joel Basman, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard

Votes: 34,370 | Gross: $0.44M

Sthlm Rekviem (2018– )

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Based on Kristina Ohlsson's novels, the series follows unconventional but cunning criminologist Fredrika Bergman who joins a special investigations unit in Stockholm.

Stars: Liv Mjönes, Jonas Karlsson, Alexej Manvelov, Magnus Roosmann

Votes: 972

Les traducteurs (2019)

105 min | Mystery, Thriller

Nine translators, hired to translate the eagerly awaited final book of a bestselling trilogy, are confined in a luxurious bunker. When the first ten pages of the top-secret manuscript appear online, the dream job becomes a nightmare.

Director: Régis Roinsard | Stars: Lambert Wilson, Olga Kurylenko, Riccardo Scamarcio, Sidse Babett Knudsen

Votes: 3,153

Häxan (1922)

Not Rated | 91 min | Documentary, Fantasy, History

Fictionalized documentary showing the evolution of witchcraft, from its pagan roots to its confusion with hysteria in Eastern Europe.

Director: Benjamin Christensen | Stars: Benjamin Christensen, Elisabeth Christensen, Maren Pedersen, Clara Pontoppidan

Votes: 11,979

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