Most Popular Titles With Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson
- Movies or TV
1. Beowulf & Grendel (2005)
R | 103 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected Lord of the Danes, Beowulf leads... See full summary »
2. No Such Thing (2001)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
"No Such Thing" tells the story of a young journalist who journeys to Iceland to find her missing fiancée only to encounter a mythical creature. She eventually forges a relationship with the being.
3. The Deep (2012)
Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Drama
Based on actual events, a fisherman tries to survive in the freezing ocean after his boat capsizes off the south coast of Iceland.
4. Black's Game (2012)
R | 104 min | Crime, Thriller
After being reacquainted with a childhood friend Stebbi joins the drug trade world in order to pay off his debt. Inspired by actual events.
5. 101 Reykjavík (2000)
Not Rated | 88 min | Comedy, Romance
Thirty-year-old Hlynur still lives with his mother and spends his days drinking, watching porn and surfing the net while living off unemployment checks. A girl is interested in him, but he ... See full summary »
6. Noi the Albino (2003)
PG-13 | 93 min | Drama
Is he the village idiot or a genius in disguise? 17 year old Noi drifts through life on a remote fjord in the north of Iceland. In winter, the fjord is cut off from the outside world, ... See full summary »
7. Metalhead (2013)
Its the year 1970. As Black Sabbath records their first album and marks the birth of Heavy Metal, Hera Karlsdottir is born on the cowshed floor at her parents farm in rural Iceland... See full synopsis »
8. The Sea (2002)
109 min | Comedy, Drama
A rich father in a fisher village plans to take on the project of writing his life story. But first he has to take on his own family, and everybody wants something...
9. Reykjavik-Rotterdam (2008)
88 min | Thriller
Financial concerns tempt a security guard to return to his smuggling ways.
10. Volcano (2011)
99 min | Drama
Hannes is an old man who has grown apart from his children. Recently retired when his wife gets ill he tries to reconcile with them and to atone for his cold demeanor in the past.
11. Brúðguminn (2008)
96 min | Drama
Jon, a middle-aged professor is going to get married tomorrow, for the second time, to one of his ex-students half his age. But it's not all roses. First, there's his cranky ... See full summary »
12. Harry Og Heimir (2014)
85 min | Comedy
The beautiful Diana Klein seeks the help of private detective Harry, and his faithful assistant Heimir, when her father goes missing.
13. King's Road (2010)
After 3 years abroad Junior returns to Iceland with his set of problems hoping that his father can sort them out but his homecoming isn't quite what he had expected.
14. Remote Control (1992)
78 min | Comedy, Crime
Since his mother wants to watch TV, Axel, a young auto-mechanic, must recover her remote control, accidentally taken by his punk sister Maja. During his quest, he becomes involved in the ... See full summary »
15. The Cliff (2009– )
54 min | Drama, Mystery
The Cliff is a dramatic mystery about a Crime Detective who is sent to a small community in Iceland to help a local policewoman investigate a suspicious accident. Together they unravel a ... See full summary »
16. Parents (2007)
87 min | Drama
The dentist Oscar has been married for five years and lives with his wife and adopted children. On the surface everything seems to be fine but Oscar is not a happy man. His wants a baby of ... See full summary »
Writers: Ragnar Bragason, Víkingur Kristjánsson, Nanna Kristín Magnúsdóttir, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson | Director: Ragnar Bragason | Stars: Edda Arnljótsdóttir, Reine Brynolfsson, Nína Dögg Filippusdóttir, Brian Fitzgibbon
17. Country Wedding (2008)
99 min | Comedy
A couple decide to get married in a church out in the country. It is 1 hour drive from Reykjavik but things do not go as planed.
19. Vikingar (2013)
14 min | Short, Action, Adventure
Iceland, in the year 1000. Magnus, a fearless Viking warrior, confronts Bjarni the Berserker who abducted his wife and child. Their rivalry is only beginning.
20. Count Me Out (1997)
78 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
A little girl "kidnaps" her half-sister in order to get the attention of her father who left her mother years ago for another woman (who gave birth to her half-sister).
23. Pearls and Swine (1997)
82 min | Comedy
Lisa wants to take a cruise, hubby Finnbogi schemes to make money. He buys a dilapidated bakery. They get lucky when Karolina, who bakes great cakes, offers to work for them. She's the ... See full summary »
25. Plan B (2000)
72 min | Crime, Drama
Two men in their late twenties, Jim and Frank, old friends from childhood, both emaciated and very grunge guys, meet again after many years. Jim, trying hard to get his life back on track, ... See full summary »
26. Algjör Sveppi og dularfulla hótelherbergið (2010)
79 min | Adventure, Family
Sveppi and Villi go on summer holiday to an old country hotel. Soon they realize a dark and beautiful secret concerning a ghost, a secret spell and a grumpy hotel manager.
28. The Third Name (2003)
88 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller
A stranger highjacks a boat close to the Icelandic shore, and demands to speak to his ex-girlfriend, but she has never heard of him.
31. Áramótaskaup 1996 (1996 TV Movie)
52 min | Comedy
Writers: Friðrik Erlingsson, Ágúst Guðmundsson, Gunnar Helgason, Hallgrímur Helgason, Árni Ibsen, Andrés Indriðason, Jóhann G. Jóhannsson, Sigurður Sigurjónsson, Örn Árnason, Þorvaldur Þorsteinsson | Director: Ágúst Guðmundsson | Stars: Bergur Þór Ingólfsson, Egill Ólafsson, Gísli Rúnar Jónsson, Gunnar Helgason
32. Flugþrá (1989 TV Short)
Based on 17th century Icelandic folklore. A young man made himself wings and flew over the Hvítá river. This was supposed to be the work of the devil so the bishop orders the boy to be whipped and burns the wings.
42. Hjonabandssaela (2014)
15 min | Short, Comedy, Drama | Completed
Two unmarried old friends in their sixties live a happy , easy going life in a small seaside village in Iceland. An attractive woman their age comes to the village planning to write a book ... See full summary »