Search results for "Algeria"
Outside the Law (2010)

Outside the Law (2010)

Outside the Law (2010)
IMDb: 6.6
138 min

After losing their family home in Algeria, three brothers and their mother are scattered across the globe. Messaoud joins the French army fighting in Indochina; Abdelkader becomes a leader of…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Honey Cigar

Honey Cigar

Honey Cigar
IMDb: 5.9
100 min

Selma, 17, who lives in a bourgeois and secular Berber family. When she meets Julien in college, she realizes for the first time the impact of patriarchal rules on her…

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Genre: Drama
The Bakery Girl of Monceau

The Bakery Girl of Monceau

The Bakery Girl of Monceau
IMDb: 7.3
23 min

Early new wave effort from Rohmer which was the first of his six moral tales. It concerns a young man who approaches a girl in the street, but after several…

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Genre: Romance
Days of Glory

Days of Glory

Days of Glory
IMDb: 7.0
120 min

Algeria, 1943, through Italy and France, to Alsace in early 1945, with a coda years later. Arabs volunteer to fight Nazis to liberate France, their motherland. We follow Saïd, dirt…

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Genre: History, War
Two Men in Town (2014)

Two Men in Town (2014)

Two Men in Town (2014)
IMDb: 5.7
120 min

Forest Whitaker plays a parolee, who finds Allah inside, and tries to get his life on track after 18 years. He's off to a good start with a job, a…

Genre: Drama
Z (1969)

Z (1969)

Z (1969)
IMDb: 8.2
127 min

In a mid-sized metropolis (population 500,000) in a right-wing military led country, a pacifist organization, which supports the opposition party in the government, is planning on holding an anti-military, nuclear…

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Genre: History, Thriller
The Algerian

The Algerian

The Algerian
IMDb: 6.0
99 min

The Algerian is an international political thriller about the colliding worlds of the Middle East and America. It follows Ali (Ben Youcef) across the world from Algeria to New York,…

Genre: Action, Thriller
The Battle of Algiers

The Battle of Algiers

The Battle of Algiers
IMDb: 8.1
121 min

A film commissioned by the Algerian government that shows the Algerian revolution from both sides. The French foreign legion has left Vietnam in defeat and has something to prove. The…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Papicha

Papicha

Papicha
IMDb: 7.0
108 min

Algiers, 1997. The country is in the hands of terrorist groups, seeking to establish an Islamic and archaic state. Women are particularly affected and oppressed by primitive diktas, who seek…

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Genre: Drama
DNA

DNA

DNA
IMDb: 5.9
90 min

A woman with close ties to a beloved Algerian grandfather who protected her from a toxic home life as a child. When he dies, it triggers a deep identity crisis…

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Genre: Drama
South Terminal

South Terminal

South Terminal
IMDb: 5.9
96 min

In a country plunging into armed conflict, a doctor tries to do his duty against all odds, until the day his destiny is turned upside down.

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Genre: Drama
Dernier maquis

Dernier maquis

Dernier maquis
IMDb: 6.4
93 min

Talk of living wages and religious observances upsets the delicate accord between the boss of a run-down truck yard and his workers in this visually arresting take on the French-Algerian…

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Genre: Drama