Most Popular Khmer-Language Feature Films
1. No Escape (I) (2015)
R | 103 min | Action, Thriller
In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape from an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed.
Votes: 52,013 | Gross: $27.29M
2. The Killing Fields (1984)
R | 141 min | Drama, History, War
A journalist is trapped in Cambodia during tyrant Pol Pot's bloody "Year Zero" cleansing campaign, which claimed the lives of two million "undesirable" civilians.
Votes: 42,538 | Gross: $34.60M
3. Beyond Borders (2003)
R | 127 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against the backdrop of the world's most dangerous hot spots. Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie... See full summary »
Votes: 22,793 | Gross: $4.43M
4. The Gate (2014)
95 min | Drama
Two decades after forging an unlikely alliance in Pol Pot's Cambodia, a French ethnologist and a former Khmer Rouge official meet again after the latter is arrested for crimes against humanity.
5. City of Ghosts (2002)
R | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A con man (Dillon) travels to Cambodia (also on the run from law enforcement in the U.S.) to collect his share in an insurance scam, but discovers more than he bargained for...
Votes: 4,410 | Gross: $0.33M
6. Same Same But Different (2009)
107 min | Drama
Based on the true story of Benjamin Prufer and Sreykeo Solvan. The unexpected and uncertain love story of Sreykeo, a 21 year old bar girl in Phnom Penh and Ben, a young German student ... See full summary »
7. Holly (2006)
R | 114 min | Drama
In Cambodia, Holly, a 12 year old Vietnamese girl, encounters Patrick, an American stolen artifacts dealer. The story follows their strong connection and her unrelenting efforts to escape her fate.
Votes: 719 | Gross: $0.10M
9. Almayer's Folly (2011)
127 min | Drama
A tale of an occidental merchant, Kaspar Almayer, whose dreams of riches for his beloved daughter, Nina, collapse under the weight of his own greed and prejudice.
10. Before the Fall (2015)
98 min | Thriller, War
A stunning nightclub singer engages in a battle of wits and deception with two lovers in a bid to escape a rapidly collapsing city under siege. Super cool style and razor sharp action drive this rich, noir thriller.
12. Plook mun kuen ma kah 4 (1994)
Not Rated | 85 min | Action
A group of travelers visiting the exotic forests of Thailand is suddenly attacked by a multi-weapon wielding maniac. Some manage to escape, others perish under his merciless blows. The ... See full summary »
15. The Road to Freedom (II) (2010)
R | 93 min | Adventure, Drama, History
The Road to Freedom tells the story of two Photo Journalists in Cambodia during the Khmer Rouge regime in the 1970s, who are trying to bring the world's attention to Cambodia about the Khmer Rouge.
16. Jailbreak (2017)
100 min | Action, Comedy | Pre-production
What started as a simple escort mission will soon turn to chaos as the prisoners of Koh Kla take over the prison grounds. A special task force [Jean-Paul Ly, Dara Our, Tharoth Sam] gets ... See full summary »
19. Ruin (2013)
RUIN is an impressionistic fable- the story of Phirun (Rous Mony) and Sovanna (Sang Malen) - two young lovers inexplicably drawn together who escape a brutal and exploitative world of crime... See full summary »
20. In the Life of Music (2017)
110 min | Drama, Family, History | Post-production
In the Life of Music, a story told in three chapters, tells the story of how one song 'Champa Battambang,' a song made famous by Sinn Sisamuth (the King of Khmer Music), plays a role in the lives of three different generations.
21. Rice People (1994)
125 min | Drama
In Cambodian refugee camps, when children are asked where rice comes from, they answer, "from UN lorries". They have never seen a rice field. One day, these children will have to learn to ... See full summary »
Votes: 209 | Gross: $0.04M
22. Purple Storm (1999)
112 min | Action
Khmer Rouge terrorist Kieron Chow and his unit arrive in Hong Kong for their latest mission. Todd, Chow's son and fiercely loyal right-hand man, sustains a serious head wound. Now a total ... See full summary »
23. Lovesick (I) (2005)
93 min | Drama, Romance
Faced with the pressures of family, tradition, and culture, a Cambodian woman is forced into a marriage to a man she doesn't know. Love has it own plan when she meets another man and falls ... See full summary »
24. Heavenly Mission (2006)
118 min | Action, Crime, Drama
The Story: Ekin Cheng plays Autumn Yip, a triad mobster who gets caught in Thailand and does 8 years in prison before being released. He visits "The Doctor" and asks for a loan before ... See full summary »
25. Hanuman (2015)
112 min | Action, Drama
Twelve years after witnessing the murder of his father by the ruthless crime Lord Kim Veng and his gang, Vicheat comes back to Phnom Penh in search of avenge. Vicheat reunites with his ... See full summary »
26. The Forest Whispers (2016)
118 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery | Completed
An isolated village affected by a curse is facing misery and it has been condemned to an undeniable fate. The uncompromising commune chief who has ruled the village for years has denied the... See full summary »
27. Dream Land (2015)
90 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Lida sells modern real estate developments to the new middle class in Phnom Penh. Her relationship with her boyfriend is deteriorating so she escapes to the beach, but finds there that the specters from the past haunt in sublime ways.
29. Where There Is Shade (2015)
105 min | Drama
Mirinda is a 45 years French crossdresser living as a prostitute in Phnom Penh. His encounter with No Name, a young trafficked girl, gives rise to a new feeling of fatherhood.
31. Snaker (2001)
108 min | Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Based on a Cambodian folk tale. In a small Thai village, Nhi comes across a Snake Immortal and falls in love with him. She becomes pregnant by the snake, but does not tell her husband. When... See full summary »
32. Demonic Beauty (2002)
Not Rated | 105 min | Horror, Drama, Fantasy
In this ghastly revenge tale from the ancient past, Arawati, a Khmer princess, is forced to marry the conquering tyrant of the new Thai regime, but is in love with one of his soldiers. ... See full summary »
33. The Wife Master (2012)
79 min | Comedy
Bora S. is a gay, unemployed 40 year old man who still lives at home. When his family kicks him out of the house, he must find a means to support himself. He reluctantly accepts his Uncle's... See full summary »
34. One Evening After the War (1998)
108 min | Drama, War
After the end of the Cambodian Civil War, people in Cambodia struggled in their return to their normal lives. Among them is a kick boxer Savannah (Narith Roeun). A survivor of the war, who ... See full summary »
35. Gibier d'élevage (2011)
91 min | Drama, History, War
When an American plane crashes in the Cambodian jungle, the pilot is taken captive by the Khmer Rouge. They instruct the kids of a village to keep an eye on the prisoner. While the younger ... See full summary »
39. Lost Loves (2010)
111 min | Drama
The heart wrenching true story of Leav Sila, just one of many countless mothers that did all they could to keep their family alive, only to see the vast majority be killed or starve to ... See full summary »
40. Twilight (1969)
75 min | Drama
An ailing Khmer prince falls in love with Maharani Maya of India, his guest. The government of Cambodia sent him a trained nurse named Sopheap, who served him with devotion. But the prince was totally unaware of the rumblings in her heart.
43. My Village at Sunset (1994)
63 min | Drama
After the 1991 peace agreements, a handsome, young Cambodian doctor returns from Paris to volunteer his services at a clinic in his home village in rural Cambodia, just outside of the ... See full summary »
48. Ombre sur Angkor (1968)
110 min | Drama
Based on a dramatic episode of Cambodia's History, in the sixties. It was about a plot fomented from the outside and in the Angkor-Siemreap-Kompong Thom region by the CIA, two South-East ... See full summary »
50. Snake Girl (1974)
126 min | Thriller
Big Madam poisons her husband and throws her adopted sister into a snake pit where she has sex with the snakes and gives birth to the beautiful Snake Girl. When her son falls in love with Snake Girl, Big Madam tries to kill her.