Most Popular "Cross Cultural" Titles
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1. Incendies (2010)
R | 139 min | Drama, Mystery, War
Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes.
Votes: 79,855 | Gross: $6.86M
2. Easy Virtue (2008)
PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Romance
A young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British stuffiness out the window.
Votes: 16,397 | Gross: $2.66M
3. The Science of Sleep (2006)
R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is love-struck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.
Votes: 61,421 | Gross: $4.66M
4. Beyond Paradise (2016)
PG | 101 min | Drama, Romance
Haunted by a tragic past, Shahrzad, a stunning music student, flees her homeland and ends up in an estranged marriage in Los Angeles, where her piano teacher's lover sparks a passion in her that threatens to destroy everything.
5. Local Hero (1983)
PG | 111 min | Comedy, Drama
An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.
6. Growing Up Smith (2015)
PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
In 1979, an Indian family moves to America with hopes of living the American Dream. While their 10-year-old boy Smith falls head-over-heels for the girl next door, his desire to become a "good old boy" propels him further away from his family's ideals than ever before.
7. Lilting (2014)
91 min | Drama, Romance
In contemporary London, a Cambodian Chinese mother mourns the untimely death of her son. Her world is further disrupted by the presence of a stranger. We observe their difficulties in ... See full summary »
Votes: 4,239 | Gross: $0.02M
8. Dark Matter (I) (2007)
R | 88 min | Drama
Based on actual events, a Chinese university student responds violently when his chances for a Nobel Prize are dashed by school politics.
Votes: 2,725 | Gross: $0.03M
9. My Last Day Without You (2011)
90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
On a one-day business trip to New York, a young German business executive falls in love with a singer-songwriter who exposes him to her Brooklyn world and emotions he's never experienced before.
10. The Border (1982)
R | 108 min | Crime, Drama
A corrupted border agent decides to clean up his act when an impoverished woman's baby is put up for sale on the black market.
11. Arranged (2007)
90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
ARRANGED centers on the friendship between an Orthodox Jewish woman and a Muslim woman who meet as first-year teachers at a public school in Brooklyn. Over the course of the year they learn... See full summary »
Votes: 2,299 | Gross: $0.02M
12. The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them (1992)
R | 86 min | Comedy, Romance
Jewish Jack-the-lad David seriously fancies smart, rich Anglo-Saxon Carrie as soon as he first offends her in a Boston bar. They run into each other again and though she still says she ... See full summary »
Votes: 507 | Gross: $0.69M
13. In Jackson Heights (2015)
190 min | Documentary
Jackson Heights, Queens is one of the most culturally diverse communities in the US where 167 languages are spoken. IN JACKSON HEIGHTS explores the conflict between maintaining ties to old traditions and adapting to American values.
Director: Frederick Wiseman
Votes: 201 | Gross: $0.05M
15. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981 TV Mini-Series)
50 min | Biography, Drama
Elspeth and her unconventional parents decide to settle down in Kenya and begin a coffee plantation. This is a time of discovery for Elspeth, as she encounters the incredible beauty and ... See full summary »
16. Loafing and Camouflage: Sirens in the Aegean (2005)
115 min | Comedy
A group of Greek solders, who serve their military service in Kos, is sent to guard the skerry of Pitta. Everything looked normal until a Turkish boat disembarks 4 castaways on Pitta.
17. Golden Earrings (1947)
Approved | 95 min | Adventure, Romance, War
On the eve of World War II (1939) English officer Ralph Denistoun is in Nazi Germany on an espionage mission to recover a poison gas formula from Prof. Krosigk. He is helped by Lydia and ... See full summary »
18. Sleepers (1991– )
55 min | Comedy
Amidst the thaw of glasnost, the Kremlin discovers that two Soviet agents, sent to England under deep cover in 1965, have been "lost." A beautiful and ambitious Russian agent, sent to ... See full summary »
19. When Harry Tries to Marry (2011)
PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Romance
An Indian-American guy surprises his family when he announces his desire for an arranged marriage with an Indian woman, though his affection for a longtime American friend complicates his plan.
Votes: 561 | Gross: $0.04M
21. The Third Wave (2007)
94 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama
Four volunteers travel to Peraliya, Sri Lankan after the 2004 tsunami, and their planned two-week journey becomes a year of heartbreak and rebirth.
22. Simba (1955)
Not Rated | 99 min | Drama
A European family in East Africa finds itself caught up in an uprising by local black Africans against their white colonial masters. Based on the Mau-Mau rebellion in Kenya in the early 1950s.
23. Sam & Me (1991)
94 min | Drama
23-year-old Nikhil comes to Canada from India to find his fortune and is convinced by his uncle to work as a companion and care-giver to Sam, an elderly Jewish man. An unlikely friendship ensues, which gives both men new insight into life.
24. Alma gitana (1996)
95 min | Drama, Romance
A young man who wants to become a professional dancer falls in love with a gypsy girl and gets in conflict with her totally different cultural background. But love can overcome these ... See full summary »
Writers: Antonio Conesa, Juan Vicente Córdoba, Valentín Fernández-Tubau, Juan Flahn, Chus Gutiérrez, Joaquim Jordà, Timo Lozano, Pedro Peña, Alber Ponte | Director: Chus Gutiérrez | Stars: Amara Carmona, Pedro Alonso, Peret, Rafael Álvarez 'El Brujo'
25. Waiting for the Clouds (2003)
90 min | Drama
Ayse/Eleni who is a member of a Greek family in Turkey is forced to immigrate from Trabzon to Mersin in her early ages. However, the events that happen cause her to face her own past.
28. Sur les traces de ma mère (2016)
93 min | Drama
Anam Wagner, a bisexual Belgium-based writer, comes back to his hometown where he has a hard time coping with his family's checkered past.
29. Tokyo Cowboy (1994)
94 min | Comedy, Drama, Western
No Ogawa, a young Japanese man, loves American western movies. What little English he does know he learned from these movies. When he is fired from his latest job at a fast food restaurant,... See full summary »
32. Saïd (1998)
100 min | Drama
Saïd is convinced that life in Europe will be wonderful. The small boat in which he crosses the strait of Gibraltar is the first thing that disappoints him, and when he arrives in Barcelona... See full summary »
33. Asphalt Zahov (2000)
87 min | Drama, Romance
Three stories set among the Bedouin of Jahalin in the hills of the Judean desert. On an almost deserted highway, two Israeli truckers strike a Bedouin lad accidentally. Before they can flee... See full summary »
Votes: 129 | Gross: $0.01M
34. Lillian (1993)
82 min | Biography
This documentary-style film follows a day in the life of Lillian Folley, a loving caretaker of children and the elderly. This is the only life that Lillian knows, and we are shown a small ... See full summary »
37. The Ballad of Bering Strait (2003)
98 min | Documentary, Music
"The Ballad of Bering Strait" is a cinema-verite film following seven Russian teenagers who have come to America to become country music stars. Principle photography began in July 1999 when... See full summary »
38. Mohamed (2001)
4 min | Short, Drama
It seems that everyone blames Mohamed, a Moroccan immigrant in Spain, because of his origins. Ignorance is the worst disease.
41. Postales (2010)
80 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
"Postales" (Postcards) is a multicultural story of innocence and understanding despite the barriers of language, poverty, cultural confusion and a rapidly globalizing world. In the streets ... See full summary »
47. Choosing Love, Judging Love (2004)
16 min | Drama, Short
Choosing love, Judging Long is the story of how the love of two people affects their relationships with the other around them. The love Rosemary chose as a young lady has forced her to live... See full summary »
48. Color's Notes (2011)
115 min | Documentary
'Color's Notes ' is an independent music documentary film, where artists and musicians of different parts and cultures of the world, were met in Elx's city at the acts and events happened ... See full summary »
49. Aspects of a Life: Working with Indigenous Australians (2012 Video)
216 min | History
Films by cinematographer and filmmaker, Michael Edols represent a significant and sustained body of work, produced over 16 years, recording the culture and history of Indigenous communities.