Most Popular Feature Films With Country of Origin Israel


1. The Delta Force (1986)

R | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.6
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After a plane is hijacked by terrorists, The Delta Force are sent in to resolve the crisis.

Director: Menahem Golan | Stars: Chuck Norris, Lee Marvin, Martin Balsam, Joey Bishop

Votes: 15,941 | Gross: $17.77M

2. Norman (2016)

R | 118 min | Drama, Thriller

6.2
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75 Metascore

Norman Oppenheimer is a small time operator who befriends a young politician at a low point in his life. Three years later, when the politician becomes an influential world leader, Norman's life dramatically changes for better and worse.

Director: Joseph Cedar | Stars: Richard Gere, Lior Ashkenazi, Michael Sheen, Steve Buscemi

Votes: 3,159 | Gross: $3.81M

3. The Debt (I) (2010)

R | 113 min | Drama, Thriller

6.9
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65 Metascore

In 1965, three Mossad agents cross into East Berlin to apprehend a notorious Nazi war criminal. Thirty years later, the secrets the agents share come back to haunt them.

Director: John Madden | Stars: Helen Mirren, Sam Worthington, Tom Wilkinson, Ciarán Hinds

Votes: 58,295 | Gross: $31.18M

4. Death Wish 3 (1985)

R | 92 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.9
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Architect/vigilante Paul Kersey arrives back in New York City and is forcibly recruited by a crooked police chief to fight street crime caused by a large gang terrorizing the neighborhoods.

Director: Michael Winner | Stars: Charles Bronson, Deborah Raffin, Ed Lauter, Martin Balsam

Votes: 11,148 | Gross: $16.12M

5. Every Time We Say Goodbye (1986)

PG-13 | 98 min | Drama, Romance, War

5.9
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A Protestant World War II pilot and a Jewish girl fall in love in Jerusalem, even though their diverse backgrounds threaten to pull them apart.

Director: Moshé Mizrahi | Stars: Tom Hanks, Cristina Marsillach, Benedict Taylor, Anat Atzmon

Votes: 1,854 | Gross: $0.28M

6. Foxtrot (II) (2017)

R | 108 min | Drama

7.4
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94 Metascore

A troubled family face the facts when something goes terribly wrong at their son's desolate military post.

Director: Samuel Maoz | Stars: Lior Ashkenazi, Sarah Adler, Yonaton Shiray, Shira Haas

Votes: 611

7. Iron Eagle (1986)

PG-13 | 117 min | Action, Thriller, War

5.3
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A heroic young pilot launches his own rescue mission when his father, an Air Force veteran, is shot down over enemy territory and captured.

Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Louis Gossett Jr., Jason Gedrick, David Suchet, Larry B. Scott

Votes: 11,366 | Gross: $24.16M

8. The Congress (2013)

Not Rated | 122 min | Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.5
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63 Metascore

An aging, out-of-work actress accepts one last job, though the consequences of her decision affect her in ways she didn't consider.

Director: Ari Folman | Stars: Robin Wright, Harvey Keitel, Jon Hamm, Kodi Smit-McPhee

Votes: 14,471 | Gross: $0.14M

9. A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015)

PG-13 | 95 min | Biography, Drama

6.0
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55 Metascore

The story of Amos Oz's youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man's relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories we tell become the stories we live.

Director: Natalie Portman | Stars: Natalie Portman, Gilad Kahana, Amir Tessler, Moni Moshonov

Votes: 2,106 | Gross: $0.57M

10. Bikur Ha-Tizmoret (2007)

PG-13 | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.6
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80 Metascore

A band comprised of members of the Egyptian police force head to Israel to play at the inaugural ceremony of an Arab arts center, only to find themselves lost in the wrong town.

Director: Eran Kolirin | Stars: Sasson Gabai, Ronit Elkabetz, Saleh Bakri, Khalifa Natour

Votes: 11,469 | Gross: $3.05M

11. Sufat Chol (2016)

87 min | Drama

7.0
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74 Metascore

When their entire lives shatter, two Bedouin women struggle to change the unchangeable rules, each in her own individual way.

Director: Elite Zexer | Stars: Lamis Ammar, Ruba Blal, Hitham Omari, Khadija Al Akel

Votes: 1,462 | Gross: $0.08M

12. Kicking Out Shoshana (2014)

100 min | Comedy, Sport

5.1
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In the conservative city of Jerusalem, Ami Shoshan, an Israeli football player, is forced by a mafia boss to pose as a homosexual, a punishment for flirting with the criminal's girlfriend. ... See full summary »

Director: Shay Kanot | Stars: Oshri Cohen, Gal Gadot, Eli Finish, Mariano Idelman

Votes: 247

13. Waltz with Bashir (2008)

R | 90 min | Animation, Biography, Drama

8.0
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91 Metascore

An Israeli film director interviews fellow veterans of the 1982 invasion of Lebanon to reconstruct his own memories of his term of service in that conflict.

Director: Ari Folman | Stars: Ari Folman, Ron Ben-Yishai, Ronny Dayag, Ori Sivan

Votes: 49,257 | Gross: $2.28M

14. Bar Bahar (2016)

103 min | Drama

7.5
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83 Metascore

Three Palestinian women living in an apartment in Tel Aviv try to find a balance between traditional and modern culture.

Director: Maysaloun Hamoud | Stars: Mouna Hawa, Sana Jammelieh, Shaden Kanboura, Mahmud Shalaby

Votes: 947

15. Jeruzalem (2015)

R | 94 min | Horror

4.7
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45 Metascore

When a couple of American young adults fly to Israel to visit the city of Jerusalem, a biblical nightmare falls upon the city

Directors: Doron Paz, Yoav Paz | Stars: Yael Grobglas, Yon Tumarkin, Danielle Jadelyn, Tom Graziani

Votes: 6,548

16. Out in the Dark (2012)

96 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.5
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69 Metascore

A drama centered on the love affair between two men on opposite sides of the Mid-East conflict: Palestinian student Nimer and Roy, an Israeli lawyer.

Director: Michael Mayer | Stars: Nicholas Jacob, Michael Aloni, Jameel Khoury, Alon Pdut

Votes: 5,697

17. Gett (2014)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama

7.7
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90 Metascore

After a lukewarm marriage of over twenty years, a woman appeals to her husband's compassion to obtain the desirable divorce document in front of a court, which proves to be more challenging than she would expect.

Directors: Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz | Stars: Ronit Elkabetz, Simon Abkarian, Gabi Amrani, Dalia Beger

Votes: 4,819 | Gross: $0.99M

18. The Man in the Wall (2015)

92 min | Drama, Thriller

6.0
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One night. One apartment. One missing person. Rami takes his dog on a walk and does not return. He disappeared. His wife, Shir, is clueless as to his whereabouts. Different people come in ... See full summary »

Director: Evgeny Ruman | Stars: Tamar Alkan, Tom Antopolsky, Shlomi Avraham, Amitay Yaish Benuosilio

Votes: 468

20. The Wedding Plan (2016)

PG | 110 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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72 Metascore

When her fiancé bows out on the eve of her wedding, Michal refuses to cancel the wedding arrangements. An Orthodox Jew, she insists that God will supply her a husband. As the clock ticks down.

Director: Rama Burshtein | Stars: Noa Koler, Amos Tamam, Oz Zehavi, Irit Sheleg

Votes: 555 | Gross: $1.40M

21. The Frog Prince (1988)

G | 86 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

6.9
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Children's musical based on Grimm's fairy tale of The Frog-King. A young girl learns how to be a good friend and princess with the help of a "tall frog."

Director: Jackson Hunsicker | Stars: Aileen Quinn, John Paragon, Helen Hunt, Clive Revill

Votes: 541

22. The Testament (2017)

88 min | Drama

8.1
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Yoel, a meticulous historian leading a significant debate against holocaust deniers, discovers that his mother carries a false identity. A mystery about a man who is willing to risk everything to discover the truth.

Director: Amichai Greenberg | Stars: Ori Pfeffer, Rivka Gur, Hagit Dasberg, Orna Rotenberg

Votes: 82

23. Demon (2015)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

6.1
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80 Metascore

A bridegroom is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk.

Director: Marcin Wrona | Stars: Itay Tiran, Agnieszka Zulewska, Andrzej Grabowski, Tomasz Schuchardt

Votes: 3,437 | Gross: $0.10M

24. The Cakemaker (2017)

104 min | Drama

7.2
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A German pastry maker travels to Jerusalem in search for the wife and son of his dead lover.

Director: Ofir Raul Graizer | Stars: Sarah Adler, Zohar Shtrauss, Tim Kalkhof, Sandra Sade

Votes: 107

25. Paradise Now (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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71 Metascore

Two childhood friends are recruited for a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv.

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Kais Nashif, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal, Hamza Abu-Aiaash

Votes: 20,585 | Gross: $1.45M

26. Barash (2015)

81 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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17 year old Naama Barash enjoys alcohol, drugs and hanging out with like-minded friends. Her activities are an escape from a home where her parents always fight, and a rebellious, ... See full summary »

Director: Michal Vinik | Stars: Reut Akkerman, Dvir Benedek, Koral Bosidon, Hila Gozlan

Votes: 440

27. Scaffolding (2017)

90 min | Drama

7.2
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17-year- old ASHER has always been the impulsive troublemaker, from primary school, all through junior high and high school. It's hard for him to concentrate in class, and he is compelled ... See full summary »

Director: Matan Yair | Stars: Asher Lax, Ami Smolartchik, Yaacov Cohen, Keren Berger

Votes: 109

28. The Women's Balcony (2016)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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74 Metascore

A bar mitzvah mishap causes a major rift in a devout Orthodox community in Jerusalem.

Director: Emil Ben-Shimon | Stars: Evelin Hagoel, Igal Naor, Orna Banai, Einat Saruf

Votes: 253 | Gross: $0.92M

29. Shelter (VI) (2017)

93 min | Thriller

6.1
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Director: Eran Riklis | Stars: Neta Riskin, Golshifteh Farahani, Yehuda Almagor, Doraid Liddawi

Votes: 31

30. Snails in the Rain (2013)

Unrated | 82 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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Tel Aviv, Summer 1989. Boaz, a beautiful and alluring linguistics student, receives anonymous, male-written, love letters that undermines his sexual identity and interfere with his peaceful life with his beloved girlfriend.

Director: Yariv Mozer | Stars: Yoav Reuveni, Yehuda Nahari, Yariv Mozer, Moran Rosenblatt

Votes: 1,442

31. Holy Air (2017)

81 min | Comedy

6.4
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Adam is a Christian Arab living in Nazareth - member of a vanishing minority within a minority in the Holy Land and the Middle East. His wife Lamia is a strong, beautiful and progressive ... See full summary »

Director: Shady Srour | Stars: Shady Srour, Laëtitia Eïdo, Samuel Calderon, Yussuf Abu-Warda

Votes: 56

32. Big Bad Wolves (2013)

Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy, Thriller

6.8
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64 Metascore

A series of brutal murders puts the lives of three men on a collision course: The father of the latest victim now out for revenge, a vigilante police detective operating outside the ... See full summary »

Directors: Aharon Keshales, Navot Papushado | Stars: Lior Ashkenazi, Rotem Keinan, Tzahi Grad, Doval'e Glickman

Votes: 13,345 | Gross: $0.03M

33. The Assassin Next Door (2009)

R | 102 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.8
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A woman forced to work for the Russian Mafia as an assassin agrees to help her next-door neighbor kill her abusive husband.

Director: Danny Lerner | Stars: Olga Kurylenko, Ninette Tayeb, Henry David, Vladimir Friedman

Votes: 1,961

34. Shavua ve Yom (2016)

98 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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72 Metascore

When Eyal finishes the week of mourning for his late son, his wife urges him to return to their routine but instead he gets high with a young neighbor and sets out to discover that there ... See full summary »

Director: Asaph Polonsky | Stars: Sharon Alexander, Shai Avivi, Evgenia Dodina, Uri Gavriel

Votes: 522 | Gross: $0.04M

35. The Secrets (2007)

R | 127 min | Drama

7.1
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In The Secrets, two brilliant young women discover their own voices in a repressive orthodox culture where females are forbidden to sing, let alone speak out. Naomi, the studious, devoutly ... See full summary »

Director: Avi Nesher | Stars: Fanny Ardant, Ania Bukstein, Michal Shtamler, Adir Miller

Votes: 1,675 | Gross: $0.12M

36. Maktub (2017)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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steve&chuma , two criminals are the sole survivors of a terrorist attack at a restaurant in Jerusalem. They decide to change their ways and become flesh and blood angels. They go on a ... See full summary »

Director: Oded Raz | Stars: Guy Amir, Hanan Savyon, Gal Amitai, Chen Amsalem

Votes: 141

37. Lemon Popsicle (1978)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Three friends live their lives in the 1950's each searching for someone to love.

Director: Boaz Davidson | Stars: Yftach Katzur, Anat Atzmon, Jonathan Sagall, Zachi Noy

Votes: 2,303

38. Princess (I) (2014)

92 min | Drama

6.1
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85 Metascore

While her mother is away from home, 12-year-old Adar's role-playing games with her stepfather move into dangerous territory. Seeking an escape, Adar finds Alan-an ethereal boy who joins her on a dark journey between reality and fantasy.

Director: Tali Shalom-Ezer | Stars: Shira Haas, Keren Mor, Ori Pfeffer, Adar Zohar-Hanetz

Votes: 340

39. Past Life (2016)

109 min | Drama

6.6
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60 Metascore

Past Life tracks the daring late 1970s odyssey of two sisters - an introverted classical musician and a rambunctious scandal sheet journalist - as they unravel a shocking wartime mystery that has cast a dark shadow on their entire lives.

Director: Avi Nesher | Stars: Nelly Tagar, Joy Rieger, Doron Tavory, Evgenia Dodina

Votes: 255 | Gross: $0.09M

40. Yossi & Jagger (2002)

R | 65 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.2
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70 Metascore

Romance blooms between two soldiers (Knoller, Levi) stationed in an Israeli outpost on the Lebanese border.

Director: Eytan Fox | Stars: Ohad Knoller, Yehuda Levi, Assi Cohen, Aya Steinovitz

Votes: 5,970

41. The Slut (2011)

87 min | Drama

4.5
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Tamar, 35, a beautiful young woman, lives alone with her two daughters. She can't restrain her sexual appetite and gives herself to several men of the village. Shai, a young veterinary, ... See full summary »

Director: Hagar Ben-Asher | Stars: Hagar Ben-Asher, Ishai Golan, Icho Avital, Yoav Levi

Votes: 511

42. Lebanon (2009)

R | 93 min | Drama, War

6.9
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85 Metascore

During the First Lebanon War in 1982, a lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town.

Director: Samuel Maoz | Stars: Yoav Donat, Itay Tiran, Oshri Cohen, Michael Moshonov

Votes: 9,992 | Gross: $0.37M

43. Adam Resurrected (2008)

R | 106 min | Drama, War

6.3
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58 Metascore

In the aftermath of WWII, a former circus entertainer who was spared from the gas chamber becomes the ringleader at an asylum for Holocaust survivors.

Director: Paul Schrader | Stars: Jeff Goldblum, Willem Dafoe, Cristian Motiu, Derek Jacobi

Votes: 3,259

44. Promised Land (II) (2004)

88 min | Drama, Thriller

5.7
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"Promised Land" tells the story of a group of young unwitting Estonian girls smuggled through Egypt to be auctioned off as prostitutes in Israel, and of their initiation into this trade of ... See full summary »

Director: Amos Gitai | Stars: Rosamund Pike, Diana Bespechni, Hanna Schygulla, Anne Parillaud

Votes: 451

45. Lemale et ha'halal (2012)

PG | 90 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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79 Metascore

When the older sister of Shira, an 18-year-old Hasidic Israeli, dies suddenly in childbirth, Shira must decide if she can and should marry her widowed brother-in-law, which also generates tensions within her extended family.

Director: Rama Burshtein | Stars: Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg, Chayim Sharir

Votes: 3,223 | Gross: $1.77M

46. Another World (I) (2014)

99 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.8
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In a post-apocalyptic future, a biological warfare program gone wrong leaves only four survivors defending themselves from "the infected" - mindless killers. As they struggle to survive and make sense of what is happening, they find another survivor, intent on revealing the truth.

Director: Eitan Reuven | Stars: Larry Butchins, Zach Cohen, Susanne Gschwendtner, Davina Kevelson

Votes: 6,125

47. Walk on Water (2004)

R | 103 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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65 Metascore

Following the suicide of his wife, an Israeli intelligence agent is assigned to befriend the grandchildren of a Nazi war criminal.

Director: Eytan Fox | Stars: Lior Ashkenazi, Knut Berger, Caroline Peters, Gideon Shemer

Votes: 6,089 | Gross: $2.71M

48. Iron Eagle II (1988)

PG | 105 min | Action, Drama, Romance

3.6
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General Chappy Sinclair assembles a joint U.S.- Soviet strike team to take out a rogue middle eastern nuclear base.

Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Louis Gossett Jr., Mark Humphrey, Stuart Margolin, Alan Scarfe

Votes: 4,215 | Gross: $10.50M

49. Train of Life (1998)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, War

7.7
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62 Metascore

In 1941, the inhabitants of a small Jewish village in Central Europe organize a fake deportation train so that they can escape the Nazis and flee to Palestine.

Director: Radu Mihaileanu | Stars: Lionel Abelanski, Rufus, Clément Harari, Michel Muller

Votes: 7,783 | Gross: $0.15M

50. The Body (2001)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

5.4
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21 Metascore

A crucified body dated back to the 1st century A.D is uncovered at an ancient cave in Jerusalem. Trouble ensues as word spreads.

Director: Jonas McCord | Stars: Antonio Banderas, Olivia Williams, John Shrapnel, Derek Jacobi

Votes: 6,754 | Gross: $0.03M