Swiss German (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
Quantum of Solace (2008)
6.6
58 metascore

Quantum of Solace (2008)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

James Bond descends into mystery as he tries to stop a mysterious organisation from eliminating a country's most valuable resource.

Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko, Mathieu Amalric, Judi Dench

Votes: 408,302 | Gross: $168.37M

Angels & Demons (2009)
6.7
48 metascore

Angels & Demons (2009)

PG-13 | 138 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon works with a nuclear physicist to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican during one of the significant events within the church.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Ayelet Zurer, Stellan Skarsgård

Votes: 276,388 | Gross: $133.38M

Youth (I) (2015)
7.3
64 metascore

Youth (I) (2015)

R | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

A retired orchestra conductor is on vacation with his daughter and his film director best friend in the Alps when he receives an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to perform for Prince Philip's birthday.

Director: Paolo Sorrentino | Stars: Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz, Jane Fonda

Votes: 72,781 | Gross: $2.70M

Johnny English Reborn (2011)
6.3
46 metascore

Johnny English Reborn (2011)

PG | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Johnny English goes up against international assassins hunting down Chinese Premier Xiang Ping.

Director: Oliver Parker | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Rosamund Pike, Dominic West, Roger Barclay

Votes: 122,004 | Gross: $8.31M

Clouds of Sils Maria (2014)
6.7
79 metascore

Clouds of Sils Maria (2014)

R | 124 min | Drama

A film star comes face-to-face with an uncomfortable reflection of herself while starring in a revival of the play that launched her career.

Director: Olivier Assayas | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Chloë Grace Moretz, Lars Eidinger

Votes: 27,939 | Gross: $1.81M

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: 23,853

Blue My Mind (2017)
6.2
63 metascore

Blue My Mind (2017)

97 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

A seemingly normal teenage girl faces overwhelming body transformations that put her existence into question.

Director: Lisa Brühlmann | Stars: Luna Wedler, Zoë Pastelle Holthuizen, Regula Grauwiller, Georg Scharegg

Votes: 2,383

Eastsiders (2012– )

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama

EastSiders is a two-time Daytime Emmy nominated series created by Kit Williamson starring Williamson and Van Hansis as a couple experiencing life and relationships in Silver Lake.

Stars: Kit Williamson, Van Hansis, Matthew McKelligon, John Halbach

Votes: 2,318

Mario (I) (2018)

124 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

Two young football players get caught up between the politics of the game and the politics of love.

Director: Marcel Gisler | Stars: Max Hubacher, Aaron Altaras, Jessy Moravec, Jürg Plüss

Votes: 3,518

Labyrinth of Peace (2020– )

History

1945. War is over. Switzerland, the neutral small country at the heart of Europe, was all but spared: Klara, her fiancé Johann and his brother Egon are looking bright-eyed into the future. ... See full summary »

Stars: Annina Walt, Max Hubacher, Dimitri Stapfer, Therese Affolter

Votes: 131

Heidi (2015)

111 min | Drama, Family

A story of a young girl who lives in the Swiss Alps with her goat herding Grandfather.

Director: Alain Gsponer | Stars: Anuk Steffen, Anna Schinz, Lilian Naef, Bruno Ganz

Votes: 5,073

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit (2019)

119 min | Drama, Family, History

A Jewish family had to flee from the Nazis from Berlin. First, they flee to Zurich. From there it goes to Paris and finally to London.

Director: Caroline Link | Stars: Riva Krymalowski, Marinus Hohmann, Carla Juri, Oliver Masucci

Votes: 1,466

North Face (2008)
7.4
67 metascore

North Face (2008)

Not Rated | 126 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

A secretary at a Berlin newspaper in 1936 gets to write about two alpinists as she knows them well. She later gets to report on/photograph her friends' and other alpinists' climb of the dangerous Swiss Eiger north face.

Director: Philipp Stölzl | Stars: Benno Fürmann, Florian Lukas, Johanna Wokalek, Simon Schwarz

Votes: 15,011 | Gross: $0.71M

Needle Park Baby (2020)

98 min | Drama

Spring 1995 - after the closure of the Needle Park in Zurich, 11-Year- Old Mia and her heroin addicted mother Sandrine are relocated to the countryside.

Director: Pierre Monnard | Stars: Jerry Hoffmann, Luna Mwezi, Sarah Spale, Anouk Petri

Votes: 518

The Deep Ones (2020)

83 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

A married couple rents a beach side Airbnb only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbors and occurrences. They soon discover to be in the grips of a mysterious cult and their ancient sea god.

Director: Chad Ferrin | Stars: Gina La Piana, Robert Miano, Johann Urb, Silvia Spross

Votes: 123

Amateur Teens (2015)

92 min | Drama

A modern tragedy about a group of 14-year-old schoolchildren whose daily life is shaped by the power of social media and ever increasing sexualisation through the Internet.

Director: Niklaus Hilber | Stars: Fabrizio Borsani, Jérôme Humm, Benjamin Dangel, Annina Walt

Votes: 400

Sennentuntschi: Curse of the Alps (2010)

Not Rated | 115 min | Horror, Mystery

Three lonely herdsmen starved of female companionship creates the girl of their dreams, from a broom, some straw and a few rags. The creation - Sennentuntschi, lives and breathe to cook, clean and look after the three.

Director: Michael Steiner | Stars: Roxane Mesquida, Nicholas Ofczarek, Andrea Zogg, Carlos Leal

Votes: 2,814

The Divine Order (2017)
7.1
67 metascore

The Divine Order (2017)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

In 1971, a young housewife organizes the women of her town to petition for the right to vote.

Director: Petra Biondina Volpe | Stars: Marie Leuenberger, Maximilian Simonischek, Rachel Braunschweig, Sibylle Brunner

Votes: 2,506 | Gross: $0.08M

Wilder (2017– )

Crime

A detective returns to his home town in the Swiss mountains to remember her brother who died in an accident many years ago along with several other children. After a murder in town, she stays and starts to investigate.

Stars: Sarah Spale, Marcus Signer, Andreas Matti, Ruth Schwegler

Votes: 238

Beyto (2020)

98 min | Drama

Talented swimmer, motivated apprentice : Beyto is in the midst of life, with a bright future ahead of him.But when the only son of a Turkish migrant family falls in love with his coach Mike, an ideal world falls to pieces.

Director: Gitta Gsell | Stars: Burak Ates, Müjdat Albak, Délia Antonio, Ecem Aydin

Votes: 74

Amish Mafia (2012–2015)

60 min | Crime, Reality-TV

Untrusting of outside law enforcement, some Amish in Lancaster County, PA have for many years regularly turned to a small organized group of men for protection and justice. The series ... See full summary »

Stars: Alvin, Esther, John, Jolin

Votes: 1,389

Paradise War: The Story of Bruno Manser (2019)

142 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

1984: Searching for an experience that goes deeper than the superficiality of modern civilization, Bruno Manser travels into the jungles of Borneo and finds it with the nomadic Penan tribe.... See full summary »

Director: Niklaus Hilber | Stars: Sven Schelker, Charlotte Heinimann, Daniel Ludwig, Matthew Crowley

Votes: 289

The Miracle of Bern (2003)

118 min | Drama, Sport

A young boy from a working class family in post-war Germany struggles with his estranged father returning from war captivity, while a friend of his plays for the German National Soccer Team at the 1954 FIFA World Cup in Switzerland.

Director: Sönke Wortmann | Stars: Louis Klamroth, Peter Lohmeyer, Johanna Gastdorf, Lucas Gregorowicz

Votes: 6,599

Heidi (1978)

24 min | Family, Drama

Young Heidi is sent to live with her grandfather in the mountains where she discovers the liberty and the beauty of Swiss landscapes. Later when Heidi is forced to become a companion to a ... See full summary »

Stars: Katia Polletin, Nicholas Barnes, Brigitte Horney, Katharina Böhm

Votes: 171

Aloys (2016)

Not Rated | 91 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

A lonely private investigator is contacted by a mysterious woman who pulls him into a mind game known as 'telephone walking'. Fascinated by her voice, Aloys discovers an imaginary universe that allows him to break out of his isolation.

Director: Tobias Nölle | Stars: Georg Friedrich, Tilde von Overbeck, Kamil Krejcí, Yufei Li

Votes: 1,953

The Foster Boy (2011)

107 min | Drama

A Swiss-German rural peasant family takes Max, a crude 15-year-old boy, into a foster situation of constant bullying. Soon, a foster girl is added to the mix.

Director: Markus Imboden | Stars: Katja Riemann, Stefan Kurt, Maximilian Simonischek, Max Hubacher

Votes: 1,347

The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze (2001 Video)

G | 75 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

When the dinosaur families get trapped in a valley by an ice storm, one family of "spike tail" dinosaurs volunteers to leave since they consume more food than the others. Meanwhile, the ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Grosvenor | Stars: John Ingle, Aria Noelle Curzon, Rob Paulsen, Thomas Dekker

Votes: 2,248

Upload (2015 TV Movie)

89 min | Drama

When an amateur sexting video makes the rounds on social media, several involved individuals have to face the consequences.

Director: Tobias Ineichen | Stars: Yael Meier, Pablo Caprez, Peter Jecklin, Rebecca Indermaur

Votes: 35

The Circle (2014)
7.2
67 metascore

The Circle (2014)

Not Rated | 102 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

Zurich, 1956. The young teacher Ernst Ostertag falls head over heels in love with the transvestite star Robi Rapp and finds himself torn between his bourgeois existence and his commitment ... See full summary »

Director: Stefan Haupt | Stars: Matthias Hungerbühler, Peter Jecklin, Marie Leuenberger, Stefan Witschi

Votes: 1,473

The Swindle (1997)

Not Rated | 101 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

Betty and Victor are a pair of scam artists. One day Betty brings in Maurice, a treasurer of a multinational company. Maurice is due to transfer 5 millions francs out of Switzerland, and Betty is convinced he plans to steal that money.

Director: Claude Chabrol | Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Michel Serrault, François Cluzet, Jean-François Balmer

Votes: 2,226 | Gross: $0.23M

Streaker (2017)

98 min | Comedy, Sport

In order to get out of a financial crisis, high school teacher Balz Naef (53) starts recruiting and training streakers for illegal sports betting.

Director: Peter Luisi | Stars: Beat Schlatter, Doro Müggler, Bendrit Bajra, Luna Wedler

Votes: 490

Vitus (2006)
7.6
63 metascore

Vitus (2006)

PG | 123 min | Drama, Music

A twelve-year-old piano prodigy who suffocates from his parent's big dreams for him decides to make his escape--and with the aid of his grandfather--chase his own dreams instead.

Director: Fredi M. Murer | Stars: Fabrizio Borsani, Bruno Ganz, Teo Gheorghiu, Julika Jenkins

Votes: 4,788 | Gross: $0.19M

My Brother, My Love (2018)

115 min | Drama, Mystery

Lena is in love with her brother Noah. In the desperate attempt to conquer her feelings, she retreats into a world of her own.

Director: Thomas Imbach | Stars: Zsofia Körös, Francis Benjamin Meier, Milan Peschel, Bettina Stucky

Votes: 45

Der Bestatter (2013– )

TV-14 | Crime

A detective leaves the force to take over the family business as an undertaker at the same time as he is being investigated for murder. His close encounters with corpses and his earlier ... See full summary »

Stars: Reto Stalder, Samuel Streiff, Mike Müller, Barbara Terpoorten

Votes: 408

More Than Honey (2012)
7.6
70 metascore

More Than Honey (2012)

Unrated | 95 min | Documentary

An in-depth look at honeybee colonies in California, Switzerland, China and Australia.

Director: Markus Imhoof | Stars: Fred Jaggi, Randolf Menzel, John Miller, Liane Singer

Votes: 4,034 | Gross: $0.07M

Heidi (1952)

G | 97 min | Drama, Family

An adaptation of the famous childhood classic about a little girl taken away from her beloved grandfather, which benefits from filming in the actual picturesque Switzerland locations.

Director: Luigi Comencini | Stars: Heinrich Gretler, Elsbeth Sigmund, Thomas Klameth, Willy Birgel

Votes: 365

The Reformer. Zwingli: A Life's Portrait. (2019)

128 min | Biography, Drama, History

Zurich in 1519: The young widow Anna Reinhart lives a barren life between fear of the church and worries about the future of her three children, when the arrival of a man in the city causes... See full summary »

Director: Stefan Haupt | Stars: Maximilian Simonischek, Sarah Sophia Meyer, Anatole Taubman, Stefan Kurt

Votes: 239

Who Killed Johnny (2013)

Not Rated | 80 min | Comedy

The life of two desperate Swiss Expats who try to write their first script turns up side down when they discover a dead body on the street. Will they achieve to finish the script on time, ... See full summary »

Director: Yangzom Brauen | Stars: Melanie Winiger, Max Loong, Carlos Leal, Ernest Hausmann

Votes: 118

Journey of Hope (1990)

PG | 105 min | Drama

The story of a poor Turkish family who try to emigrate illegally to Switzerland.

Director: Xavier Koller | Stars: Necmettin Çobanoglu, Nur Sürer, Emin Sivas, Erdinç Akbas

Votes: 1,933 | Gross: $0.26M

Nr. 47 (2018– )

22 min | Drama

20-year old Eveline moves into her first own apartment. But soon her life gets out of control when she meets her new neighbors and gets a new project at work. A coming of age story about how young adults in Switzerland handle their lives.

Stars: Ali Kandas, Elsa Langnäse, Gabriel Noah Maurer, Lorena Handschin

Votes: 42

Mad Heidi

Action, Adventure, Comedy | Announced

Swiss mountain girl Heidi is abducted by brutal government troops and must defend herself and fight a war against a cheese-fueled machinery of hate.

Director: Johannes Hartmann

Alpine Fire (1985)

R | 119 min | Drama

A year on an Alpine farm: an older couple have two children, Belli, who wanted to be a teacher, and the younger Franzi, deaf, and although he works like a man, child-like. Belli teaches him... See full summary »

Director: Fredi M. Murer | Stars: Thomas Nock, Johanna Lier, Dorothea Moritz, Rolf Illig

Votes: 809

Caged Birds (2020)

118 min | Drama, Romance

Barbara Hug is a young radical lawyer fighting Switzerland's antiquated prison system in the 1980s. Walter Stürm is in and often escaping out of jail becoming known as the Jailbreak King. When the two meet an unlikely alliance is formed.

Director: Oliver Rihs | Stars: Jella Haase, Anatole Taubman, Joel Basman, Marie Leuenberger

Votes: 25

Fraulein (2006)
6.7
64 metascore

Fraulein (2006)

Not Rated | 81 min | Drama

Ruza left Belgrade for Switzerland as a young woman full of hope for a new and better life. Twentyfive years later she appears to have achieved everything: She owns a canteen in Zurich, ... See full summary »

Director: Andrea Staka | Stars: Mirjana Karanovic, Marija Skaricic, Ljubica Jovic, Andrea Zogg

Votes: 887 | Gross: $0.00M

Little Mountain Boy (2015)

100 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

A boy must brave deep winter snow to obtain an important family keepsake. Before he can even start this difficult journey he must first help his family survive financial ruin, rescue his ... See full summary »

Director: Xavier Koller | Stars: Jonas Hartmann, Rene Schnoz, Herbert Leiser, Laurin Michael

Votes: 316

Dark Star: HR Gigers Welt (2014)
7.0
62 metascore

Dark Star: HR Gigers Welt (2014)

Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary, Biography

A look at the life the dark surrealist Swiss artist, H.R.Giger shot a year before his death.

Director: Belinda Sallin | Stars: Leslie Barany, Sandra Beretta, Mia Bonzanigo, Tom Gabriel Fischer

Votes: 1,100

One-way to Moscow (2020)

99 min | Comedy

Around the time of the fall of the Berlin Wall, hundreds of thousands of people were spied on in Switzerland. Policeman Schuler goes undercover to reveal a possible political coup in the Zurich Schauspielhaus.

Director: Micha Lewinsky | Stars: Eva Bay, Saladin Dellers, Thomas Douglas, Vera Flück

Votes: 66

Facing Mecca (2017)

25 min | Short, Drama

Pensioner Roli comes to Fareed's assistance when the Syrian refugee is faced with the burial of his Muslim wife. Together they stumble into a bewildering forest of Swiss bureaucracy to which Roli finds beautifully simple answer.

Director: Jan-Eric Mack | Stars: Peter Freiburghaus, Jay Abdo, Ruth Schwegler, Thomas Künzli

Votes: 93

Peripherie (2016)

81 min | Drama

Swiss national holiday. It's a sweltering 1st of August in Zurich. Five misfits fight for their rights, dignity and respect.

Directors: Lisa Brühlmann, Yasmin Joerg, Jan-Eric Mack, Wendy Pillonel, Luca Ribler | Stars: Roger Bonjour, Jaap Achterberg, José Barros, Pema Shitsetsang

Votes: 19

Jeune homme (2006)

90 min | Comedy

An 18 years old man is leaving his Swiss German parent's house to learn 1 year French in Geneva, as au pair helper of this family. He learns there the easy and hard times of life and love.

Director: Christoph Schaub | Stars: Matthias Schoch, Alexandra Vandernoot, Didier Flamand, Jennifer Decker

Votes: 274

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