Feature Film, Swiss German (Sorted by US Box Office Ascending)
2. 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.
Votes: 4,554 | Gross: $0.19M
5. Die mißbrauchten Liebesbriefe (1940)
95 min | Drama, Romance
While on a longer business trip, a wannabe poet urges his beautiful but more simple wife to answer his overly swollen love letters. With no idea how to respond she forwards the letters to a... See full summary »
6. Gilberte de Courgenay (1941)
About the daughter of the couple who ran the Hôtel de la Gare de Courgenay, in the Canton of Jura. In 1915, the composer Hanns In der Gand was staying in the region and in 1917 he composed ... See full summary »
8. Wilder Urlaub (1943)
A young soldier in an army camp near a small Swiss village gets into an argument with his sergeant, which winds up in a fight. The soldier, believing he has killed the sergeant, flees to ... See full summary »
9. Marie-Louise (1944)
Approved | 93 min | Drama
Marie-Louise is a 1944 Swiss German and French language Swiss film directed by Leopold Lindtberg and an uncredited Franz Schnyder. The film, distributed in the U.S. by Arthur Mayer and ... See full summary »
10. Die Venus vom Tivoli (1953)
90 min | Drama
Unemployed and homeless actors following the dream of finding the future in South America. The manager Osvaldo Curtis tricks the group of colorful and failed artists to apply for a special visa overseas.
11. Uli, der Knecht (1954)
115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Uli, the farm hand of the Boden farm, is a bawdy, careless, spendthrift fellow. Lectured by his master, he becomes aware that if he is to escape his abject condition, he must reform. He ... See full summary »
12. Heidi and Peter (1955)
G | 89 min | Drama, Family
Heidi lives with her grandfather in the Swiss Alps in the summer, and she and Peter play and tend the goats. In the winter, she stays with Peter's mother, and they attend school. One day a ... See full summary »
14. Uli the Tenant (1955)
115 min | Drama
Uli, the tenant on the 'Glunggenhof', leads a happy life with his wife and child. Weather luck and honest work bring him rich harvests, and so he becomes overconfident and, advised by false friends, gets entangled in unclean business.
17. Die Käserei in der Vehfreude (1958)
86 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
The farmers of a village decide to postpone the construction of a new school in profit of a concentration to cheese production.
22. Danger of Escape (1974)
105 min | Drama
The 23-year-old Bruno accidentally clashes with society, the judicial and the police. Once he has exceeded the legal limits, he is stuck to the wrong side of the law.
27. Zones (1979)
99 min | Drama, Romance
Without knowing it, Alfred and Julia live in a land of pure invention. It is the richest and most beautiful land in the world. From a height, this land looks like a piece of felt, from close up like a clean and tiny park.
31. E nachtlang Füürland (1981)
A Radio commentator in Zürich, Switzerland, breaks the bonds of his dreary existence for one night in the company of a young woman only to realise at daybreak that he lacks the courage to go through with it.
36. 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 »
39. Bride of the Orient (1989)
94 min | Drama
After the death of his mother, farmer Windleter feels very lonely on his small mountain farm in Switzerland. Chances to find a wife in the small village are nil - a life with him would mean... See full summary »
40. Klassezämekunft (1988)
100 min | Crime, Drama
Senta von Meissen invites the fellow students of her graduation class from 1938 - 50 years ago - for a class reunion into her castle. They expect to happily party through the weekend - but ... See full summary »
45. Der Berg (1990)
103 min | Drama
Since 1886, there has been a weather-station master at the summit of the mountain. He telegraphs his daily measurements into the valley from where they are transmitted to Rome, Paris, Berlin and Vienna.
49. Child on the Open Road (1992)
After setting in Switzerland, a yenish family escaped their major problems at the beginning of World War Two. However, they will have to deal with the government project "Hilfswerks Barmherzigkeit den Vagantenkindern".
50. Leo Sonnyboy (1989)
95 min | Comedy, Romance
Leo, a stout, calm, actually boring, but nice fellow ist persuaded by a frivolous friend (who has a wife) to marry his Thai girlfriend in pretence, so that she with a Swiss husband is ... See full synopsis »