Top 20 Turkish Movies of the Last 20 Years

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1.
Destiny (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Bekir is in love with Ugur, who loves Zagor who loves to commit crimes. (103 mins.)
Director: Zeki Demirkubuz
“ Zeki Demirkubuz ” - omerta dumano
 
2.
The Bandit (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The epic adventures of the legendary Baran the Bandit following his release from prison. After serving 35 years... (128 mins.)
Director: Yavuz Turgul
“ Yavuz Turgul ” - omerta dumano
 
3.
Cholera Street (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A young car mechanic, while in the middle of an unlikely love affair, tries to protect the people in his poor neighborhood from a gangster who terrorizes the locals. (120 mins.)
“ Mustafa Altioklar ” - omerta dumano
 
4.
Ask Filmlerinin Unutulmaz Yönetmeni (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Hasmet, director of love stories, wants to make a film with a "social content". He makes a deal with the producer Abdulkadir... (106 mins.)
Director: Yavuz Turgul
“ Yavuz Turgul ” - omerta dumano
 
5.
Everything's Gonna Be Great (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
When Altan swipes prescription drugs from his brother Nuri's pharmacy, they soon find themselves on... (107 mins.)
Director: Ömer Vargi
“ Ömer Vargi ” - omerta dumano
 
6.
Piano Piano Kid (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In 1940's Turkey, the world in the eyes of a child. (81 mins.)
Director: Tunç Basaran
“ Tunç Basaran ” - omerta dumano
 
7.
Takva: A Man's Fear of God (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A promotion brings a Muslim's relationship with God into question. (96 mins.)
Director: Özer Kiziltan
“ Özer Kiziltan ” - omerta dumano
 
8.
Innocence (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Yusuf is released from prison after serving a ten-year sentence. He is scared of life outside as he goes to an address given to him by another prisoner. (110 mins.)
Director: Zeki Demirkubuz
“ Zeki Demirkubuz ” - omerta dumano
 
9.
Three Monkeys (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A family suffers from a major communication breakdown during their struggle to get through their hardships. (109 mins.)
“ Nuri Bilge Ceylan ” - omerta dumano
 
10.
The Republic (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
(150 mins.)
Director: Ziya Öztan
“ Ziya Öztan ” - omerta dumano
 
11.
Sir çocuklari (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Ten years old Cemil Halil Ibrahim Aras runs away from his stepfather who tortures him and his mother and ends up in Istanbul... (110 mins.)
“ Umit Cin Güven, Aydin Sayman ” - omerta dumano
 
12.
Vizontele (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The film is about the introduction of television to a small village in southeast Anatolia in 1974. Employing a tragicomic language... (110 mins.)
“ Yilmaz Erdogan, Ömer Faruk Sorak ” - omerta dumano
 
13.
The Breath (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Story of 40-man Turkish task force who must defend a relay station. (128 mins.)
Director: Levent Semerci
“ Levent Semerci ” - omerta dumano
 
14.
On Board (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The sailors who were duped by woman sellers, want to steal their capitals to retaliate from them. There are four men and one woman in a ruined boat... (102 mins.)
Director: Serdar Akar
“ Serdar Akar ” - omerta dumano
 
15.
The Yellow Mercedes (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The film is based on 'Fikrimin Ince Gulu', a novel by Adalet Agaoglu, which depicts a first generation gurbetci/guest-worker returning home... (90 mins.)
Director: Bay Okan
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16.
Toss-Up (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Yazi Tura (Toss Up) is the film of two stories taking place in 1999. Stories of two young men... One is "Ridvan the Devil"... (102 mins.)
Director: Ugur Yücel
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17.
Vavien (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Celal, lives an unhappy family life with his wife Sevilay and his child in a small town. Celal and his brother Cemal... (100 mins.)
“ Durul Taylan, Yagmur Taylan ” - omerta dumano
 
18.
Dot (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
(85 mins.)
Director: Dervis Zaim
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19.
Pandora's Box (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When an aging matriarch starts showing signs of dementia, her dysfunctional family in Istanbul must navigate a minefield of unresolved issues to care for her. (112 mins.)
Director: Yesim Ustaoglu
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20.
In Bar (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A group of young high society friends, aged between 18 and 25, are gathered at a friend's bar that they regularly frequent for the night... (92 mins.)
Director: Serdar Akar
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