With Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR) (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Tatort (1970– )
90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A German-language television series that has been running continuously since 1970, which makes it the longest-running German TV drama. Every episode features different detectives in a different city trying to solve a murder case.
3. The Bookshop (2017)
PG | 113 min | Drama
England 1959. In a small East Anglian town, Florence Green decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop.
Votes: 14,455 | Gross: $1.33M
Unrated | 92 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
The true story of Olli Mäki, the famous Finnish boxer who had a shot at the 1962 World Featherweight title.
5. The Bra (2018)
Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Drama
To escape from his lonely existence, Nurlan embarks on the most adventurous journey of his life: to find the owner of this perky piece of blue underwear. He rents a small room in Baku and begins his quest.
6. Sanctuary (2015)
104 min | Drama
Summer 1968. 14 year old Wolfgang is deported from his family in the secluded Church Welfare Institution sanctuary. One thing is clear for Wolfgang: His yearning for freedom, he will not soon buried in the bog.
7. Rentnercops (2015– )
Comedy, Crime, Drama
Faced with staff shortages, the chief of a Cologne police department convinces two retired homicide detectives to come back into the force. With their immediate superior being a young woman, a generational cultural clash is inevitable.
8. The Hannas (2016)
102 min | Comedy, Drama
ANNA and HANS belong together; all their friends simply call them the HANNAS: a well-balanced long-term couple in their sleepy thirties united by a cooking obsession. One day, they meet ... See full summary »
9. Darkroom (2019)
Not Rated | 89 min | Crime, Drama
Lars, a male nurse from Saarbrücken, moves with his lover Roland to Berlin. They renovate an apartment with the intention of finally living together. Their happiness seems almost complete. ... See full summary »
10. Original Bliss (2016)
101 min | Drama, Mystery
Emotionally broken and in the middle of a profound spiritual crisis, an orderly and composed housewife will embark on a platonic relationship with a psychologist seeking help. However, he too is a mere mortal.
11. Cloudy Clouds (2021)
105 min | Drama, Thriller
17-year-old Paul likes strange things: stealth trails and abandoned buildings, whispered conversations and left-behind bags. Besides that, he seems to be a young man without qualities. His ... See full summary »
12. Summer of '44 (2017 TV Movie)
104 min | Drama, War
Summer 1944, Schwäbisch Hall. Against the war propaganda and the ordered heroism, the five 16 year old boys of the swimming pool group dream about swing music, sex and freedom. And they ... See full summary »
13. Pan Tau (1970–1978)
30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
The children's series reintroduces on the screen Mister Tau the charmer, along with his double, Uncle Alfons. It is impossible to tell them apart, and the cases of their mistaken identity ... See full summary »
14. Die Kanzlei (2015– )
Two solicitors open shop - literally! - in a low-income quarter of Hamburg. Assisted by a secretary with migration background and a cleaning woman turned private investigator, they take ... See full summary »
15. Monkey King (2016)
98 min | Comedy, Drama
Four friends come together, each of them with their own problems, to celebrate their long time friendship they used to have when they were younger. Excessive partying puts each of them out if their comfort zone...
17. Volt (2016)
80 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
This dystopian vision of the near future is about police officer Volt who kills the refugee Hesham during an operation. The deed goes unpunished, but Volt's feeling of guilt drives him into... See full summary »
19. Sicily! (1999)
Not Rated | 66 min | Drama
A man returns to visit his native Sicily after living in New York for a long time. He learns about the Sicilian way of life from stylized conversations with an orange picker, his fellow ... See full summary »
20. Justiz (1993)
106 min | Drama
Senator Isaak Kohler shoots and kills Professor Winter in a crowded restaurant, while Winter is dining with the struggling idealistic young lawyer, Felix Spat. Kohler puts up no defense and... See full summary »
21. Imperative (1982)
96 min | Drama
Augustin is a 30-year-old university professor. He does not believe in religion. His only belief is in maths, to which he devotes all his time. Then suddenly a series of pressing existential questions start looming in his mind.
23. Das Mädchen mit den Schwefelhölzern (2013 TV Movie)
59 min | Family, Fantasy
Pre-teen foundling Emil and slightly older middle class orphan Inga seek to comfort each-other in the pitiful conditions at Mrs. Landfried's orphanage. She sells the shoes the produce in a ... See full summary »
24. Die Sendung mit der Maus (1971– )
30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
A weekly show aimed at the education of children. Short movies explain different things of everyday life, (e.g. how cars work, how movies are made etc.), they are followed by a short sequence of animated clips.
26. Nora Helmer (1974 TV Movie)
101 min | Drama
A beautiful young housewife, Nora, is trying to convince her tight-laced, bourgeois husband, Torvald, to give her some extra money for the holidays, even if he has to borrow it. Fassbinder's interpretation of "A dolls house".
27. Hier (I) (2018)
119 min | Drama
Victor owns a civil engineering company. Due to problems on a building site in North Africa he has to go there, where he is confronted with memories of his youth, slowly plunging into a labyrinthine world where present and past intertwine.
28. Saving Notre-Dame (2020 TV Special)
44 min | Documentary
In the night of April 15, 2019, Notre-Dame de Paris was burning at her very heart. 'Saving Notre-Dame' captures unique human stories facing extreme situations and bears witness to the progress and challenges of this once in a life mission.
32. Bremen Freedom (1972 TV Movie)
87 min | Drama
A very stylized TV version of the Fassbinder play. The set consists of a few pieces of furniture in front of a large screen on which coastal scenery is back projected. Geesche is a ... See full summary »
33. Querdenker, Corona-Leugner, Wutbürger - Woher kommt der Frust im Südwesten? (2020 TV Movie)
45 min | Documentary
Supposedly innocent citizens from the middle of society who march with right-wing extremists, esotericists and conspiracy theorists against the corona measures, including entrepreneurs, ... See full summary »
34. How I Taught Myself to Be a Child (2019)
140 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
Paul Silberstein, youngest son of an urbane but deeply strange old Austrian dynasty of confectionery millionaires, discovers the power of love and humor - and also his own extraordinary ability to shape his realities.
35. Hänsel und Gretel (2012 TV Movie)
59 min | Family, Fantasy
With Hansel and Gretel's woodcutter father being too poor to provide for the family, their stepmother persuades him to abandon them while foraging in the forest. Wandering hungry, they find... See full summary »
36. Just Messing About (2000)
97 min | Drama
An artist finds that leaving the creative life behind is more complicated than he expected in this comedy. Edward Schreiner is a painter whose unusual ideas about art have prevented him ... See full summary »
39. Les Alsaciens: ou les deux Mathilde (1996– )
90 min | Drama, History
The history of four generations of a family in Alsace between 1870 and 1953. Over this time, the family and the villagers live through three wars between France and Germany and their ... See full summary »
42. La Holandesa (2017)
TV-14 | 92 min | Drama
Struck by personal tragedy, a disheartened Dutch woman sets out on a road trip through Chile, bonding with a young native boy along the way.
43. Kafka's the Burrow (2014)
110 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
The story of a man in his prime who, having seemingly achieved everything, has entrenched himself in his burrow, a fortress-like apartment complex. But no matter how hard he tries to ignore it, there it is: the world outside.
45. Paradigma (1985)
120 min | Drama, Mystery
An unsuspecting student thinks that the wife of an arms dealer is unhappy, but in reality she appears as cynical as her capitalist man.
47. Der grüne Vogel (1980)
94 min | Romance, Drama
Auf einem Arztekongress in Wien lerne sie sich kennen: Renate, eine junge deutsche Aerztin und Jan, ein Kollege aus Warschau. Es ist Liebe auf den ersten Blick. Jan jedoch ist verheiratet ... See full summary »