Netherlands (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Faithfully Yours (2022)
TV-MA | 95 min | Thriller
Best friends Bodil and Isabel, apparently happily married, sneak off for secret affairs using each other as an alibi. But when Isabel is killed when they were supposed to have been together. Bodil gets caught up in her own web of lies.
Director: André van Duren | Stars: Bracha van Doesburgh, Nasrdin Dchar, Gijs Naber, Elise Schaap
2. The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009)
R | 92 min | Horror
A mad scientist kidnaps and mutilates a trio of tourists in order to reassemble them into a human centipede, created by stitching their mouths to each others' rectums.
Director: Tom Six | Stars: Dieter Laser, Winter Williams, Ashlynn Yennie, Akihiro Kitamura
Votes: 82,680 | Gross: $0.18M
3. The Forgotten Battle (2020)
TV-MA | 124 min | Drama, War
1944, the Second World War. A British glider pilot, a Dutch boy fighting on the German side and a Dutch female resistance member all end up involved in the Battle of the Schelde. Their choices differ, but their goal is the same: freedom.
Director: Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. | Stars: Gijs Blom, Jamie Flatters, Susan Radder, Jan Bijvoet
4. Brimstone (2016)
R | 148 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
From the moment the new Reverend climbs the pulpit, Liz knows that she and her family are in great danger.
Director: Martin Koolhoven | Stars: Guy Pearce, Dakota Fanning, Emilia Jones, Carice van Houten
5. The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
NC-17 | 124 min | Crime, Drama
At Le Hollandais gourmet restaurant, every night is filled with opulence, decadence and gluttony. But when the cook, a thief, his wife and her lover all come together, they unleash a shocking torrent of sex, food, murder and revenge.
Director: Peter Greenaway | Stars: Richard Bohringer, Michael Gambon, Helen Mirren, Alan Howard
Votes: 39,752 | Gross: $7.72M
6. Wij (2018)
Unrated | 100 min | Drama
Eight teens - four guys and four girls - are the best of friends. One summer, out of boredom they experiment with all manner of new means to entertain themselves. This degenerates into some extreme behaviour and will lead to tragedy.
Director: Rene Eller | Stars: Aimé Claeys, Tijmen Govaerts, Pauline Casteleyn, Maxime Jacobs
7. The Vanishing (1988)
Not Rated | 107 min | Mystery, Thriller
Rex and Saskia, a young couple in love, are on vacation. They stop at a busy service station and Saskia is abducted. After three years and no sign of Saskia, Rex begins receiving letters from the abductor.
Director: George Sluizer | Stars: Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu, Gene Bervoets, Johanna ter Steege, Gwen Eckhaus
8. Black Book (2006)
R | 145 min | Drama, Thriller, War
In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance.
Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch, Thom Hoffman, Halina Reijn
Votes: 78,490 | Gross: $4.40M
9. Boys (2014 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 78 min | Drama, Romance, Sport
A sexually awakening gay teen athlete finds himself in a budding relationship with his mutually attracted relay race teammate.
Director: Mischa Kamp | Stars: Gijs Blom, Ko Zandvliet, Jonas Smulders, Ton Kas
10. Horizon Forbidden West (2022 Video Game)
T | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Aloy treks into an arcane region and faces new hostile enemies and threats in search of a way to heal the world from a deadly blight and catastrophic storms.
Director: Mathijs de Jonge | Stars: Ashly Burch, John Macmillan, Lesley Ewen, Lance Reddick
11. Het geheugenspel (2023)
The body of Nathalie, who disappeared 25 years ago, is found on the Deridder family estate. The event reveals a long-hidden crime, and when secrets are brought forth, the present is overshadowed by the past.
Directors: Lien Willaert, Jan Verheyen | Stars: Anna Drijver, Gert Winckelmans, Vic de Wachter, Gilda De Bal
12. Anoniem (2023– )
Jurre and Saar live with their children in Rotterdam. Saar works as a prosecutor on an important case and Jurre is a history teacher. They are both fighting their own secret battle without knowing this about each other.
Stars: Jeroen Spitzenberger, Anniek Pheifer, Mies van Rooijen, Sil van der Zwan
13. Mocro Maffia (2018– )
Not Rated | 60 min | Crime
A fictional crime series about the three best friends, Romano, Pencil and The Pope, who together transition from petty crime to serious crime.
Stars: Achmed Akkabi, Nasrdin Dchar, Robert de Hoog, Walid Benmbarek
14. Fish Tank (2009)
Not Rated | 123 min | Drama
Everything changes for 15-year-old Mia when her mum brings home a new boyfriend.
Director: Andrea Arnold | Stars: Katie Jarvis, Michael Fassbender, Kierston Wareing, Rebecca Griffiths
Votes: 63,781 | Gross: $0.37M
15. LelleBelle (2010 TV Movie)
85 min | Drama, Music, Romance
19-year old Belle practices playing the violin diligently, but is unable to impart her music with a sensitive undertone. Her life changes when she discovers that sexual desire stimulates passion in her music.
Director: Mischa Kamp | Stars: Anna Raadsveld, Benja Bruijning, Charlie Chan Dagelet, Tom Van Landuyt
16. The Columnist (2019)
86 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A columnist must continuously deal with threats and negative comments on her social-media pages. One day, she has had enough and decides to hunt down her trolls.
Director: Ivo van Aart | Stars: Katja Herbers, Genio de Groot, Achraf Koutet, Harry van Rijthoven
17. Flesh+Blood (1985)
R | 126 min | Adventure, Drama
In medieval Europe, a young girl from a noble family is obsessed with her captors - commoners.
Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Rutger Hauer, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Burlinson, Jack Thompson
Votes: 18,911 | Gross: $0.10M
18. Horizon Zero Dawn (2017 Video Game)
T | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
In a primitive tribal world where strange, monstrous, animalistic machines roam the wilderness, a brave young female warrior goes on a quest to learn the truth about her mysterious origin and the state the world is in.
Director: Mathijs de Jonge | Stars: Ashly Burch, Laura van Tol, Ava Potter, JB Blanc
19. Girl (II) (2018)
R | 105 min | Drama
A promising teenage dancer enrolls at a prestigious ballet school while grappling with her gender dysphoria.
Director: Lukas Dhont | Stars: Victor Polster, Arieh Worthalter, Oliver Bodart, Tijmen Govaerts
20. Mindhunters (2004)
R | 106 min | Crime, Horror, Thriller
Trainees in the FBI's psychological profiling program must put their training into practice when they discover a killer in their midst.
Director: Renny Harlin | Stars: Val Kilmer, LL Cool J, Christian Slater, Eion Bailey
Votes: 62,644 | Gross: $4.48M
21. The Takeover (I) (2022)
TV-MA | 87 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Framed for murder after uncovering a privacy scandal, an ethical hacker must evade the police while trying to track down the criminals blackmailing her.
Director: Annemarie van de Mond | Stars: Holly Mae Brood, Geza Weisz, Frank Lammers, Susan Radder
22. Sea of Time (2022)
116 min | Drama
Lucas and Johanna live in the 80s, madly in love, in a world full of dreams and ideals. Then a disastrous accident, during their sailing trip on the Atlantic, separates them. Thirty-five ... See full summary »
Director: Theu Boermans | Stars: Sallie Harmsen, Reinout Scholten van Aschat, Elsie de Brauw, Gijs Scholten van Aschat
23. Rendez-Vous (2015)
TV-MA | 100 min | Drama, Romance
She had a dream and achieving it didn't seem that difficult. Or so she thought.
Director: Antoinette Beumer | Stars: Loes Haverkort, Pierre Boulanger, Jennifer Hoffman, Mark van Eeuwen
24. Fijn Weekend (2023)
89 min | Comedy
A close-knit group of friends gather in French Burgundy to finally scatter ashes of their dead friend. When the widow unexpectedly brings her new boyfriend, the weekend takes a turn, and all friendships and relationships are put on edge.
Director: Jon Karthaus | Stars: Ludwig Bindervoet, Sarah Chronis, Steef de Bot, Aus Greidanus
25. Moloch (2022)
99 min | Horror, Mystery
Betriek lives on the edge of a bog in the Netherlands. When she and her family are attacked by a stranger one night, Betriek sets out to find an explanation. She discovers that something is chasing her.
Director: Nico van den Brink | Stars: Sallie Harmsen, Alexandre Willaume, Anneke Blok, Fred Goessens
26. Swingers (2002)
93 min | Drama, Romance
Despite Diana's insecure nature, she and her husband Julian agree with the idea to sexually experiment with another couple. They put out an ad on the net to which the well experienced Alex ... See full summary »
Director: Stephan Brenninkmeijer | Stars: Ellen van der Koogh, Danny de Kok, Nienke Brinkhuis, Joep Sertons
27. Piranha II: The Spawning (1981)
R | 94 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A scuba diving instructor, her biochemist boyfriend, and her police chief ex-husband try to link a series of bizarre deaths to a mutant strain of piranha fish whose lair is a sunken freighter ship off a Caribbean island resort.
Directors: James Cameron, Ovidio G. Assonitis, Miller Drake | Stars: Tricia O'Neil, Steve Marachuk, Lance Henriksen, Ricky Paull Goldin
28. Dirty God (2019)
104 min | Drama
A young British mother struggles to reclaim her life after a brutal acid attack leaves her severely scarred.
Director: Sacha Polak | Stars: Vicky Knight, Katherine Kelly, Eliza Brady-Girard, Rebecca Stone
29. Flikken Maastricht (2007– )
50 min | Action, Crime, Drama
The personal and professional lives of two police detectives, and their colleagues in uniform, unfold in the picturesque town of Maastricht, in the south of The Netherlands.
Stars: Victor Reinier, Angela Schijf, Sergio IJssel, Oda Spelbos
30. My Father Is an Airplane (2021)
92 min | Drama
When her mother suddenly dies, and her father having been in a mental institution for more than 30 years, 40-something Eva finds herself in an existential crisis.
Director: Antoinette Beumer | Stars: Pierre Bokma, Thor Braun, Axel Daeseleire, Maarten Heijmans
31. Just Friends (2018 TV Movie)
80 min | Comedy, Romance
6 time Award winning romantic comedy about two young men, from mixed backgrounds, falling love ...and their clashes with their overbearing mothers.
Director: Annemarie van de Mond | Stars: Majd Mardo, Josha Stradowski, Jenny Arean, Tanja Jess
32. My Best Friend Anne Frank (2021)
TV-14 | 103 min | Drama
Hannah is imprisoned at camp Bergen Belzen days before being liberated, where she thinks back of her time in Amsterdam with her best friend Anne the first few years of the war. Hannah finds... See full summary »
Director: Ben Sombogaart | Stars: Aiko Beemsterboer, Josephine Arendsen, Roeland Fernhout, Stefan de Walle
33. Emperor (II)
Adventure, Thriller | Post-production
Action epic about young Johanna "Of Ghent" (Sophie Cookson), who seeks revenge on the holy Roman Emperor Charles V (Adrian Brody) for the death of her father. It happens in a world of ... See full summary »
Director: Lee Tamahori | Stars: Adrien Brody, Sophie Cookson, Paz Vega, Thomas Kretschmann
34. The Neighbors (2014– )
42 min | Drama
Peter and Eva, a nice young couple expecting their first child, buy a house in a suburban village. Before they get to move into their new home, they lose the baby girl. Eva has a hard time ... See full summary »
Stars: Bracha van Doesburgh, Anneke Blok, Daan Schuurmans, Tibor Lukács
35. Hemel (2012)
Unrated | 80 min | Drama
A promiscuous young woman struggles with her emotions when the one man she cares deeply about, her equally restless father, finally finds true love.
Director: Sacha Polak | Stars: Hannah Hoekstra, Hans Dagelet, Mark Rietman, Barbara Sarafian
36. Caged (2011 Video)
Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Thriller
Stella's hedonistic lifestyle finds her in a basement cell where she meets a woman and reflects on the reason of their captivity.
Director: Stephan Brenninkmeijer | Stars: Chantal Demming, Babette Holtmann, Victor Reinier, Joep Sertons
37. Turkish Delight (1973)
R | 108 min | Drama, Romance
A young love faces with old problems.
Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Monique van de Ven, Rutger Hauer, Tonny Huurdeman, Wim van den Brink
38. Stromboli (2022)
TV-MA | 86 min | Drama
Follows Sara, who recently divorced and decided to register for a 'From Fear to Love' retreat on the Italian volcanic island of Stromboli but she is confronted with the painful past she has been trying to hide.
Director: Michiel van Erp | Stars: Elise Schaap, Tim McInnerny, Christian Hillborg, Pieter Embrechts
39. Spetters (1980)
R | 120 min | Drama, Romance, Sport
Several Dutch teenagers realize the cruel difference between dreams and reality.
Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Hans van Tongeren, Renée Soutendijk, Toon Agterberg, Maarten Spanjer
40. Tina Turner: Live in Amsterdam (1996 Video)
Not Rated | 113 min | Documentary, Music
Footage of Tina Turner's amazing three-night stint at the Amsterdam Arena in September, 1996, where she performed all her biggest hits in a spectacular visual production.
Director: David Mallet | Stars: Tina Turner, Jack Bruno, Timmy Cappello, Cynthia Davila
41. Goede tijden, slechte tijden (1990– )
TV-G | 23 min | Drama, Romance
A group of friends and family lives in a fictional Dutch town called Meerdijk.
Stars: Caroline de Bruijn, Jette van der Meij, Erik de Vogel, Bartho Braat
42. Rebels @ School (2021)
108 min | Comedy
With headmaster Anton absent, Ms. Ank and her colleagues work hard to get their primary school back on track.
Directors: Ilse Warringa, Jan Albert de Weerd | Stars: Jennifer Hoffman, Ilse Warringa, Bianca Krijgsman, Arnoud Bos
43. Dag & nacht (2023– )
This series takes place at a cutting-edge city hospital. The first season follows Ella (played by Kim van Kooten), a skilled obstetrician who leads a team of fellow medical professionals. ... See full summary »
Stars: Kim van Kooten, Benja Bruijning, Bianca Krijgsman, Koen De Bouw
44. The East (2020)
TV-MA | 137 min | Drama, Thriller, War
A young Dutch soldier deployed to suppress post-WWII independence efforts in the Netherlands' colony of Indonesia finds himself torn between duty and conscience when he joins an increasingly ruthless commander's elite squad.
Director: Jim Taihuttu | Stars: Martijn Lakemeier, Marwan Kenzari, Jonas Smulders, Abel van Gijlswijk
45. Red Light (I) (2020–2021)
TV-MA | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Red Light is a swirling, current drama series about three women who lose themselves and find each other in the world of prostitution and human trafficking. Selected for The Netherlands Film... See full summary »
Stars: Carice van Houten, Maaike Neuville, Halina Reijn, Geert Van Rampelberg
46. Tricked (2012)
Not Rated | 55 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
During his 50th birthday party thrown by his wife, Remco's life takes a turn for the worse: His business partners are scheming behind his back to sell him out, and his former mistress shows up pregnant.
Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Peter Blok, Robert de Hoog, Sallie Harmsen, Duy Huynh
47. The 4th Man (1983)
Unrated | 102 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A man who has been having visions of an impending danger begins an affair with a woman who may lead him to his doom.
Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Jeroen Krabbé, Renée Soutendijk, Thom Hoffman, Dolf de Vries
48. Zulu Dawn (1979)
PG | 98 min | Adventure, Drama, History
A dramatization of the Battle of Isandlwana, where the British Army met its match against the Zulu nation.
Director: Douglas Hickox | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Simon Ward, Denholm Elliott, Peter Vaughan
49. Redbad (2018)
160 min | Action, Drama, History
The power struggles and wars between the Frisian Redbad and his sworn enemy Pepin of Herstal, Lord of the Franks.
Director: Roel Reiné | Stars: Gijs Naber, Lisa Smit, Huub Stapel, Derek de Lint
50. Hockeyvaders (2023– )
Against the backdrop of a seemingly posh hockey club, three middle-aged men are fighting desperately against the passing of time and the new zeitgeist. In their urge to score one more time,... See full summary »
Stars: Tijn Docter, Walid Benmbarek, Remko Vrijdag, Sanne Wallis de Vries