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1. The Unsaved (2013)

80 min | Drama

The Unsaved is a drama about about a Sancho Panza and not a Don Quijote. It's about the every day's non-hero facing circumstances and not adventures, it's about Viorel, a 25-year-old ... See full summary »

Director: Igor Cobileanski | Stars: Igor Babiac, Sergiu Voloc, Ela Ionescu, Igor Caras-Romanov

Votes: 396

2. Child's Pose (2013)

Not Rated | 112 min | Drama

77 Metascore

After the terrible news of a fatal car accident involving her son, a desperate mother will do anything in her power to set her child free.

Director: Cãlin Peter Netzer | Stars: Luminita Gheorghiu, Bogdan Dumitrache, Natasa Raab, Ilinca Goia

Votes: 7,936 | Gross: $0.09M

3. Summer Holiday (2008)

Not Rated | 103 min | Comedy, Drama

On his spring break at the seaside, with his wife and his four year old son, Bogdan Ciocazanu runs into his best friends from high-school at the precise date and time that reminds all of ... See full summary »

Director: Radu Muntean | Stars: Dragos Bucur, Anamaria Marinca, Mimi Branescu, Adrian Vancica

Votes: 1,994

4. Of Snails and Men (2012)

Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy

The story of one man who tries to save his car factory

Director: Tudor Giurgiu | Stars: Andi Vasluianu, Monica Barladeanu, Dorel Visan, Jean-François Stévenin

Votes: 2,157

5. The Rest is Silence (2007)

114 min | Comedy, Drama

In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible ... See full summary »

Director: Nae Caranfil | Stars: Marius Florea Vizante, Ovidiu Niculescu, Mirela Zeta, Sandu Mihai Gruia

Votes: 2,695

6. The Way I Spent the End of the World (2006)

Not Rated | 106 min | Drama

In communist era Romania, people live with hope for a new life of freedom.

Director: Cãtãlin Mitulescu | Stars: Dorotheea Petre, Timotei Duma, Ioan Albu, Sergiu Anghel

Votes: 3,016

7. The Japanese Dog (2013)

86 min | Drama

When a flood strikes Costache's village in Romania, his wife Maria and all of their possessions are swept away. Now in a village shelter, Costache refuses to sell his land and move onward. ... See full summary »

Director: Tudor Cristian Jurgiu | Stars: Victor Rebengiuc, Serban Pavlu, Laurentiu Lazar, Ioana Abur

Votes: 490

8. The Happiest Girl in the World (2009)

99 min | Comedy, Drama

Delia, a young Romanian girl, drives to Bucharest with her parents to collect a prize she won in a contest.

Director: Radu Jude | Stars: Andreea Bosneag, Violeta Haret-Popa, Vasile Muraru, Serban Pavlu

Votes: 1,061

9. Train of Life (1998)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, War

62 Metascore

In 1941, the inhabitants of a small Jewish village in Central Europe organize a fake deportation train so that they can escape the Nazis and flee to Palestine.

Director: Radu Mihaileanu | Stars: Lionel Abelanski, Rufus, Clément Harari, Michel Muller

Votes: 8,760 | Gross: $0.15M

10. Children Underground (2001)

Not Rated | 104 min | Documentary

85 Metascore

A profile of homeless Romanian children who were born victims of the nation's reckless population growth policy during its communist era.

Director: Edet Belzberg | Stars: Cristina Ionescu, Mihai Alexandre Tudose, Violeta 'Macarena' Rosu, Ana Turturica

Votes: 2,212

11. Medal of Honor (2009)

104 min | Comedy, Drama

Accidentally receiving a Romanian Medal of Honor, a 75-years-old retiree uses it to regain respect from his family.

Director: Cãlin Peter Netzer | Stars: Victor Rebengiuc, Camelia Zorlescu, Mimi Branescu, Florina Fernandes

Votes: 804

12. The Afternoon of a Torturer (2001)

80 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

A young journalist interviews a man who was a torturer during the early days of the communist regime in Romania.

Director: Lucian Pintilie | Stars: Gheorghe Dinica, Radu Beligan, Ioana Ana Macaria, Coca Bloos

Votes: 717

13. Too Late (1996)

106 min | Drama, Thriller

Dumitru Costa, a young trainee prosecutor is entrusted with the investigation about the suspicious death of a Jiu Valley coal miner in 1990s Romania. Accident or murder?

Director: Lucian Pintilie | Stars: Razvan Vasilescu, Cecilia Bârbora, Victor Rebengiuc, Dorel Visan

Votes: 579

14. Occident (2002)

105 min | Comedy

Occident is a bittersweet comedy that focuses on the growing tendency of Eastern European youth to migrate west. When the amicable Luci (Alexandru Papadopol) and his beautiful lover Sorina ... See full summary »

Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Alexandru Papadopol, Anca Androne, Samuel Tastet, Tania Popa

Votes: 2,143

15. Gruber's Journey (2008)

100 min | Drama

On 22 June 1941, Germany and Romania attack Soviet Russia. Several days later, Curzio Malaparte, the Italian writer who would one day pen the novel « Kaputt », a war correspondent for « ... See full synopsis »

Director: Radu Gabrea | Stars: Florin Piersic Jr., Marcel Iures, Udo Schenk, Claudiu Bleont

Votes: 151

16. The Snails' Senator (1995)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

In a small Romanian village, a senator goes through hilarious events as he takes advantage of the people's hospitality while also ignoring their major issues.

Director: Mircea Daneliuc | Stars: Dorel Visan, Cecilia Bârbora, Clara Voda, Madeleine Thibeault

Votes: 545

17. Wedding in Bessarabia (2009)

92 min | Comedy

Love and wedding business in the time of transition.

Director: Nap Toader | Stars: Vlad Logigan, Victoria Bobu, Constantin Florescu, Igor Kistol

Votes: 982

18. The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu (2010)

Not Rated | 180 min | Documentary, Biography, History

87 Metascore

The film explores the image of the Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu using unknown official footage from the Romanian National Television and National Film Archives.

Director: Andrei Ujica | Stars: Nicolae Ceausescu, Elena Ceausescu, Stefan Andrei, Gheorghe Apostol

Votes: 1,364 | Gross: $0.03M

19. Maria (2003)

97 min | Comedy, Drama

Based on the true story of an impoverished, unemployed mother of seven living under subhuman conditions in a cave-like basement of a block of flats in newly post-communist Romania. When her... See full summary »

Director: Cãlin Peter Netzer | Stars: Diana Dumbrava, Horatiu Malaele, Serban Ionescu, Luminita Gheorghiu

Votes: 274

20. The Earth's Most Beloved Son (1993)

138 min | Drama

The film is an adaptation of a novel by Marin Preda, a controversial novelist who died during the Communist rule soon after the book was published. It tells the story of an intellectual, ... See full summary »

Director: Serban Marinescu | Stars: Stefan Iordache, Gheorghe Dinica, Dorel Visan, Maia Morgenstern

Votes: 1,627

21. What a Wonderful World (2014)

73 min | Drama, Thriller

After two years spent as a student in Boston, a 22-year-old visits his native Moldova. It is April 2009. People gather in the streets of Chisinau, the call having spread through social ... See full summary »

Director: Anatol Durbalã | Stars: Igor Babiac, Sergiu Bitca, Igor Caras-Romanov, Ana Daud

Votes: 204

22. Bucharest Identity Card (1982)

88 min | Comedy

A young graduate tries to get a Bucharest ID card in comunist Romania, by pretending to marry a taxi driver.

Director: Virgil Calotescu | Stars: Catrinel Dumitrescu, Mircea Diaconu, Draga Olteanu Matei, Octavian Cotescu

Votes: 591

23. Weekend with my Mother (2009)

87 min | Drama

15 years ago, Luiza decided to make a fresh start in Spain. She left her 3-year-old daughter Cristina in the care of her relatives and took off. When she returns to Romania, the woman ... See full summary »

Director: Stere Gulea | Stars: Medeea Marinescu, Adela Popescu, Tudor Istodor, Ion Sapdaru

Votes: 1,071

24. Portrait of the Fighter as a Young Man (2010)

163 min | Action, Drama, History

The story of anti-communist partisans in post-World War II Romania.

Director: Constantin Popescu | Stars: Constantin Dita, Bogdan Dumitrache, Ionut Caras, Catalin Babliuc

Votes: 783

26. Exam (2003)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

While fully enjoying the life of the 70's, in communist Romania, a young man is arrested and accused of a terrible crime. Freed a few years later and deeply affected by his sinister ... See full summary »

Director: Titus Muntean | Stars: Marius Stanescu, Gheorghe Dinica, Clara Voda, Gheorghe Visu

Votes: 455

27. Then I Sentenced Them All to Death (1972)

103 min | War, Drama

In order to avoid reprisals from the Wehrmacht for the murder of a soldier, intellectuals from a Romanian village try to convince Ipu, the village idiot, to take the blame for the murder and save everybody.

Director: Sergiu Nicolaescu | Stars: Amza Pellea, Cristian Sofron, Ion Besoiu, Gheorghe Dinica

Votes: 825

28. Next Stop Paradise (1998)

Not Rated | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

The Bucharest's suburb, a torrid summer day. Norica, a waitress and Mitu, a swineherd, meet and tease each other and starts a beverage competition. Their relationship is not just a ... See full summary »

Director: Lucian Pintilie | Stars: Costel Cascaval, Dorina Chiriac, Gheorghe Visu, Victor Rebengiuc

Votes: 2,067

29. Everybody in Our Family (2012)

107 min | Drama

Marius is a divorced man in his late thirties. His five year-old daughter Sofia lives with her mother, which causes Marius a deep frustration. On the day Marius arrives to take his daughter... See full summary »

Director: Radu Jude | Stars: Serban Pavlu, Sofia Nicolaescu, Gabriel Spahiu, Mihaela Sirbu

Votes: 1,386

30. Graduation (2016)

R | 128 min | Crime, Drama

84 Metascore

A film about compromises and the implications of the parent's role.

Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Adrian Titieni, Maria Dragus, Lia Bugnar, Mãlina Manovici

Votes: 12,293 | Gross: $0.18M

31. Dogs (2016)

104 min | Drama, Thriller

Roman returns to the land he has just inherited from his grandfather. Fully decided to sell this vast but desolate property, he is warned by the local cop that his grandfather was a local ... See full summary »

Director: Bogdan Mirica | Stars: Dragos Bucur, Gheorghe Visu, Vlad Ivanov, Costel Cascaval

Votes: 2,655

32. Angling (2008)

84 min | Drama

The story of some ordinary people who undergo a relationship crisis, as well as a consciousness crisis - people who find themselves in an extreme situation and give up their principles.

Director: Adrian Sitaru | Stars: Adrian Titieni, Ioana Flora, Maria Dinulescu, Alexandru Georgescu

Votes: 863

33. Illegitimate (2016)

89 min | Drama

Two siblings and an illegitimate love. A father who's a doctor and several accusations. A family in which no one ever drew a line between what's moral and what's legal. Not even when it comes to abortion.

Director: Adrian Sitaru | Stars: Adrian Titieni, Alina Grigore, Robi Urs, Bogdan Albulescu

Votes: 1,273

34. Niki and Flo (2003)

99 min | Drama

The hero is a retired army officer in the period of transition in Romania from the Communist rule to democracy. As many aged people during these times he loses a lot in position and ... See full summary »

Director: Lucian Pintilie | Stars: Victor Rebengiuc, Razvan Vasilescu, Coca Bloos, Mihaela Caracas

Votes: 708

35. The Rage (2002)

83 min | Action, Drama

Two street racers must pay a $7000 debt in exactly 24 hours.

Director: Radu Muntean | Stars: Dragos Bucur, Dorina Chiriac, Andi Vasluianu, Adrian Tuli

Votes: 1,030

36. First of All, Felicia (2009)

108 min | Drama

Felicia expects that her sister will drive her to the Bucharest airport for her flight to Amsterdam. The sister flakes out, triggering a chain of frustrating complications that conspire to ... See full summary »

Directors: Melissa de Raaf, Razvan Radulescu | Stars: Ozana Oancea, Vasile Mentzel, Ileana Cernat, Adina Andrei

Votes: 344

37. Bless You, Prison (2002)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

Based on Nicole Valery-Grossu's European best seller autobiographic novel "Bless you, prison", the film is a true story, with real events and characters. A young intellectual woman, Nicole,... See full summary »

Director: Nicolae Margineanu | Stars: Maria Ploae, Dorina Lazar, Ecaterina Nazare, Maria Rotaru

Votes: 501

38. Love Building (2013)

85 min | Comedy

Love Building is a camp designed to mend broken relationships. 14 couples in the program have 7 days to re-design their love lives. But the 3 trainers meant to assist them have problems of their own and things gradually get out of hand.

Director: Iulia Rugina | Stars: Dorian Boguta, Dragos Bucur, Emil Ciuchi, Eugen Matei Lumezianu

Votes: 605

39. I'm an Old Communist Hag (2013)

98 min | Comedy, Drama

The story takes place in 2010, in a post-communist Romania, in which some of those who fully lived in the communist period don't seem to fit anymore. The main character and her husband are ... See full summary »

Director: Stere Gulea | Stars: Luminita Gheorghiu, Marian Rálea, Ana Ularu, Valeria Seciu

Votes: 357

40. Tigara de dupa (2015)

85 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

The cigarette after sex, after death, after a breakup, after bad news, after - anything.

Directors: Alin Boeru, Horia Cucuta, Vlad Ghinea, George ve Gänæaard, Sergiu Lupse, Valentin Paduraru | Stars: Alin Boeru, Eduard Teodor Bot, Ayrton P. Bryan, Daniel Chirila

Votes: 35

41. A Love Story, Lindenfeld (2014)

95 min | Drama

Klaus Bernath, a wealthy German citizen, decides, after many years, to visit his birthplace, of the Banat Swabian village Lindenfeld, in Romania. Since the village has been deserted for ... See full summary »

Director: Radu Gabrea | Stars: Victor Rebengiuc, Victoria Cocias, Alexandru Mihaescu, Olivia Nita

Votes: 39

42. Scarred Hearts (2016)

Not Rated | 141 min | Biography, Drama

70 Metascore

Emanuel spends his days at a sanatorium. Falling in love with another patient, he narrates his and his fellow patients' attempts to live life to the fullest as their bodies slowly fade away, but their minds refuse to give up.

Director: Radu Jude | Stars: Serban Pavlu, Ivana Mladenovic, Gabriel Spahiu, Dana Marineci

Votes: 958

43. Billion Star Hotel (2016)

92 min | Drama

A little homeless boy, learns how things are going in real life, from his mentor, Papa Rudi.

Director: Alecs Nastoiu | Stars: Rudy Moca, Theo Marton, Dan Radulescu, Nicu Mihoc

Votes: 111

44. Sweet Little Lies (2012)

98 min | Comedy, Romance

The sweetest girl, Dana (Diana Dumitrescu) has to go out on a date with a broker, Dani (Andi Vasluianu) because her chubby friend, Oana (Antoaneta Zaharia), doesn't have the courage to meet... See full summary »

Director: Iura Luncasu | Stars: Diana Dumitrescu, Andi Vasluianu, Zaharia Visan, Marius Damian

Votes: 1,010

45. California Dreamin' (2007)

Not Rated | 155 min | Comedy, Drama, War

A railway chief delays a NATO train transporting military equipment during the war in Kosovo in 1999.

Director: Cristian Nemescu | Stars: Armand Assante, Jamie Elman, Razvan Vasilescu, Maria Dinulescu

Votes: 7,509