Algeria (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Days of Glory (2006)

R | 120 min | Drama, War

7.1
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During WWII, four North African men enlist in the French army to liberate that country from Nazi oppression, and to fight French discrimination.

Director: Rachid Bouchareb | Stars: Samy Naceri, Roschdy Zem, Sami Bouajila, Jamel Debbouze

Votes: 13,363 | Gross: $0.32M

2. Abou Leila (2019)

135 min | Drama

6.2
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Algeria, 1994. S. and Lotfi, two childhood friends, cross the desert in search of Abu Leila, a dangerous terrorist.

Director: Amin Sidi-Boumedine | Stars: Slimane Benouari, Lyès Salem, Azouz Abdelkader, Fouad Megiraga

Votes: 10

3. The Blessed (2017)

102 min | Drama

5.2
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Follows a handful of characters living in Algiers in the wake of a civil war that lasted throughout the 1990s.

Director: Sofia Djama | Stars: Sami Bouajila, Nadia Kaci, Faouzi Bensaïdi, Amine Lansari

Votes: 164

4. Chronicle of the Years of Fire (1975)

177 min | Drama

7.8
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The beginings of the Algerian Revolution as seen through the eyes of a peasant.

Director: Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina | Stars: Yorgo Voyagis, Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina, Leila Shenna, Cheikh Nourredine

Votes: 422

5. Yasmine Nayar: Eysh Eysh (2017 Video)

3 min | Short, Music

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"Eysh Eysh" (What) is a song recorded by the Algerian singer and sex symbol Yasmine Nayar and released as a single in 2017. The song was erotic and a considerable success in its native ... See full summary »

Star: Yasmine Nayar

6. Fadhma N'Soumer (2014)

110 min | Drama, History, War

6.8
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This film, is about the courage and the determination of a young woman in djurdjur''as mountain in Algeria, fighting for her ancestor land during the earlier years of french occupation.

Director: Belkacem Hadjadj | Stars: Laëtitia Eïdo, Assaad Bouab, Melha Bossard, Melha Maameri

Votes: 12

7. The Emir Abd El-Kader

Action, Biography, Drama | Announced

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8. Little Senegal (2000)

97 min | Drama

7.0
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After many years of having worked as a tour guide at the Senegalese slave museum, Alloune decides to go to America in search of his ancestors. They were taken away from his village 200 years ago and sold as slaves in the New World.

Director: Rachid Bouchareb | Stars: Sotigui Kouyaté, Sharon Hope, Roschdy Zem, Karim Traoré

Votes: 389

9. The Repentant (2012)

87 min | Crime, Drama

4.1
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Thanks to the "civilian agreement" law, an Islamist is pardoned and reinstalled in society. He soon understands law doesn't erase the crimes he committed.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Nabil Asli, Adila Bendimerad, Khaled Benaïssa, Rokia Abdelali

Votes: 139

10. Mascarades (2008)

Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy

6.7
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Mounir Mekbek lives with his family in a small village in the heart of the Algerian countryside. Very proud and sure of himself, he has only one dream- to finally be appreciated by his ... See full summary »

Director: Lyès Salem | Stars: Lyès Salem, Sarah Reguieg, Rym Takoucht, Merouane Zmirli

Votes: 327

11. Gates of the Sun (2014)

90 min | Action

4.1
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An Algerian secret agent has to destroy an undercover paramilitary organization that plans to strike against the country and its people.

Director: Jean-Marc Minéo | Stars: Zakaria Ramdane, Smaïn, Lorie Pester, Sofia Nouacer

Votes: 240

12. Kindil El Bahr (2016)

41 min | Short, Drama

5.4
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During a beach excursion, Nfissa, a young mother, is lynched to death by a group of young men, while swimming offshore. Nobody seems to witness her disappearing. Anxiety and fear grow among... See full summary »

Director: Damien Ounouri | Stars: Nabil Asli, Adila Bendimerad, Aziz Boukrouni, Meriem Medjkrane

Votes: 41

13. The Well (2016)

96 min | Drama

8.0
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Set during the Algerian War of Independence. In the film, the French army surrounds a southern Algerian village where they believe an enemy is being hidden and force the inhabitants to either confront the issue or die of thirst.

Director: Lotfi Bouchouchi | Stars: Nadia Kaci, Laurent Maurel, Layla Metssitane, Ourais Achour

Votes: 409

14. Until the End of Time (2017)

93 min | Drama

7.4
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In the remote cemetery of Sidi Boulekbour, Ali, an elderly gravedigger, meets 60-year-old widow Johar, who is visiting her sister's grave for the first time after the death of her husband. ... See full summary »

Director: Yasmine Chouikh | Stars: Djillali Boudjemaa, Jamila Arres, Mohamed Takiret, Imen Nouel

Votes: 20

15. Divine Wind (2018)

96 min | Drama

6.4
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Algerian desert drama becomes a seesaw of love and death when two young jihadists meet to bomb an oil refinery.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Abdelatif Benahmed, Hacène Benzerari, Sarah Layssac, Mohamed Oughlis

Votes: 19

16. Madame Courage (2015)

90 min | Drama

3.2
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Omar, a futureless teenager, loves his dose of Madame Courage. He forgets his struggle, feels invincible and steals what he wants. That is, until he encounters Selma.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Adlane Djemil, Lamia Bezoiui, Leila Tilmatine, Faidhi Zohra

Votes: 106

17. Zabana! (2012)

107 min | Drama, History, War

5.6
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Algeria's entry for a Best Foreign Language Film Oscar, "Zabana" chronicles the life of Ahmed Zabana, a man who fought for Algerian freedom in the Battle of Algiers. This film chronicles ... See full summary »

Director: Saïd Ould Khelifa | Stars: Imad Benchenni, Khaled Benaïssa, Abdelkader Djeriou, Nicolas Pignon

Votes: 36

18. The Citadel (1988)

96 min | Drama

6.1
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In a small village in rural Algeria, the "village idiot" is madly in love with a married woman. His voyeurism and antics bring shame on his father, who guarantees that his son will be ... See full summary »

Director: Mohamed Chouikh | Stars: Djillali Ain-Tedeles, Yamina Bachir, Mohamed Baki, Khaled Barkat

Votes: 48

19. Rachida (2002)

100 min | Drama

7.0
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A look at terrorism in Algeria through the eyes of Rachida, a teacher in one of the school districts.

Director: Yamina Bachir | Stars: Ibtissem Djouadi, Bahia Rachedi, Rachida Messaoui En, Hamid Remas

Votes: 308

20. L'opium et le baton (1969)

135 min | Action, Drama, War

7.6
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An Algerian doctor decides to leave the troubles in Algiers and goes back to his hometown, a small village lost in the mountains. There, however, the situation is explosive as well, as the ... See full summary »

Director: Ahmed Rachedi | Stars: Marie-José Nat, Sid Ali Kouiret, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Jean-Claude Bercq

Votes: 66

21. A Wife for My Son (1982)

90 min | Drama

4.7
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An arranged marriage as seen through the eyes of an unhappy young Algerian woman.

Director: Ali Ghalem | Stars: Isma, Chafia Boudraa, Mustapha Kasderli, Farida

Votes: 12

22. Krim Belkacem (2014)

180 min | Action, Biography, Drama

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the story of the heroic path of Krim Belkacem, one of the leading figures of the Algerian revolution.

Director: Ahmed Rachedi | Stars: Sami Allem, Mustafa Laribi, Ahmed Rezzak, Bahia Rachedi

23. Cheba Sabah: Allo Madame (2017 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

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Music clip of Algerian Rai singer Cheba Sabah.

Director: Regard | Star: Sabah Negraz

24. Timelife (2019)

113 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.4
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A poet chooses to give birth alone at home surrounded by characters pregnant with their dreams. The narrative takes root in each moment of reality. The truth extracted from context is fictionalized. A way of staging life.

Director: Hamid Benamra | Stars: Stephanie Benamra, Mohamed Malas, Maïk Darah, Sébastien Benoist

Votes: 7

25. Parfums d'Alger (2012)

108 min

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Director: Rachid Benhadj | Stars: Sid Ahmed Agoumi, Alessio Boni, Chafia Boudraa, Monica Guerritore

26. Cheb (1991)

79 min | Drama

3.8
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Drama about a young Algerian man who studied in Paris, France. After school he returns to his native country - Algeria. But nobody wants to know him, meet him, nobody understands him nor ... See full summary »

Director: Rachid Bouchareb | Stars: Mourad Bounaas, Nozha Khouadra, Pierre-Loup Rajot, Boualem Benani

Votes: 89

27. Sultan Ashour 10 (2015– )

30 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.2
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Before he died, the "Sultan Boualem" decided to elect his successor among his two children: the "El amir Kamel" and the "El amir Ashour". Finally, he chooses "Ashour", which provokes the ... See full summary »

Stars: Kaouthar Bardi, Blaha Benziane, Lilia Bouyahiaoui, Sid Ahmed Agoumi

Votes: 73

28. Switchers (2013)

Comedy

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Stars: Nell Bellili, Aziz Boukrouni, Ahmed Zitouni

Votes: 5

29. Lotfi (2015)

170 min | Action, Biography, Drama

8.6
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The film relates the career of Colonel Lotfi, whose real name is Benali Boudghene, since his beginnings as an activist in Tlemcen where, with his classmates from high school, he posted the ... See full summary »

Director: Ahmed Rachedi | Stars: Youcef Sehairi, Ahmed Rezzak, Hassan Kachach, Boulem Zeblah

Votes: 5

30. L'autre monde (2001)

95 min | Crime, Drama, War

5.5
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53 Metascore

A young French-Algerian woman travels to Algeria in search for her fiance. Determined to find his whereabouts, she is facing political and religious obstacles in a country that is struggling with the aftermath of a civil war.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Marie Brahimi, Karim Bouaiche, Nazim Boudjenah, Michèle Moretti

Votes: 53

31. Sandstorm (1982)

103 min | Drama

5.2
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Director: Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina | Stars: Nadir Benguedih, Himmoud Brahimi, Hadja, Sabrina Hannach

Votes: 17

32. Fractured Peace (2017)

58 min | Documentary

8.8
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Almost 20 years after the Good Friday agreement that ended a 30-year civil war between the Protestant Loyalists and Catholic Republicans in Northern Ireland, this film looks back at the ... See full summary »

Director: Osama Rai

Votes: 12

33. The Man from Oran (2014)

128 min | Drama, History

6.7
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During the first years of Algeria's independence, Djaffar and Hamid embrace a bright and promising future. After several decades, secrets and betrayals drive them apart.

Director: Lyès Salem | Stars: Lyès Salem, Khaled Benaïssa, Djemel Barek, Amal Kateb

Votes: 157

34. Père (2004)

89 min | Drama

4.5
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Director: Naguel Belouad | Stars: Fares Baiteche, Fatima Belhadj, Zahir Bouzerar, Rachid Fares

Votes: 10

35. Nahla (1979)

111 min | Drama

6.1
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Farouk Beloufa's only directorial endeavor follows the life of a group of leftist friends in West Beirut in the early 1970s.

Director: Farouk Beloufa | Stars: Yasmine Khlat, Youssef Saiah, Lina Tebbara, Nabila Zeitouni

Votes: 24

36. The Proof (2013)

95 min | Drama

4.4
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Ali, a taxi driver in Algeria, and his wife, Houria, are unable to have children. When he travels to another city to test his fertility, he is accused by Fatima, a pregnant woman, of being ... See full summary »

Director: Amor Hakkar | Stars: Nabil Asli, Anya Louanchi, Zineb Ahmidou, Ritage Saouli

Votes: 11

37. Twilight of Shadows (2014)

114 min | Drama

5.2
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set in the Algerian War. A determined French commander, who believes Algeria belongs to France, must deal with a soldier who rebels when asked to execute an Algerian freedom fighter, The ... See full summary »

Director: Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina | Stars: Samir Boitard, Nicolas Bridet, Laurent Hennequin, Bernard Montiel

Votes: 24

38. Khamsa (2014– )

Action, Comedy, Fantasy

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Stars: Mustafa Laribi, Melissa Mars, Nora Ben Zerari, Amin Harfouch

39. Dakious & Makious (2018– )

Comedy

7.4
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Two old scammers embark on various foolish ventures that never end well.

Stars: Nabil Asli, Nassim Haddouche, Cherif Bendaoud, Mohamed Chayed

Votes: 22

40. Buamama (1985)

178 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.7
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The story of the film revolves around the epic of Sheikh Bouamama, a leader of the national resistance in Algeria during the French colonial era. The events are taking place in southwestern... See full summary »

Director: Benamar Bakhti | Stars: Sid Ahmed Agoumi, Athmane Ariout, Mahmoud Aziz, Robert Bazil

Votes: 67

41. Bab El Oued City (1994)

93 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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Follows the conflict between a young Algerian man and the local Islamic fundamentalists.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Nadia Kaci, Mohamed Ourdache, Hassan Abidou, Mabrouk Ait Amara

Votes: 176

42. Men's Affair (2008)

Not Rated | 87 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

4.9
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In a post 9-11 era, "Men's Affair" is a compelling story bridging the Middle East and America in an open dialog about the future. Algeria/USA. Drama/Action/Thriller.

Director: Amine-Kais | Stars: Fatah Bensalem, John Crann, Peter Welch, Hamid Amirouche

Votes: 19

43. Nass Mlah City (2002–2006)

20 min | Comedy

6.8
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Nass Mlah City (Nice People City) consists of several Algerian actors considered among the best in the country whose personages change according to roles in each episode. It is considered ... See full summary »

Stars: Biyouna, Rachid Zighmi, Bachir Benmohamed, Hacène Benzerari

Votes: 6

44. Le Clandestin (1989)

90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

9.1
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a story about a group of people trying to travel to Algiers but the problem is in the way of travel as all the buses that pass are completely filled and no one wants to take them. then ... See full summary »

Director: Benamar Bakhti | Stars: Yahia Ben Mabrouk, Athmane Ariout, Wardia Hamtouche, Hamza Feghouli

Votes: 40

45. Normal! (2011)

111 min | Drama

4.9
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After the December riots and the first peaceful marches in Algeria, while the Arab Spring begins in Tunisia and Egypt, Fouzi wants to gather his actors to show them the unfinished editing ... See full summary »

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Nadjib Oulebsir, Adila Bendimerad, Nabil Asli, Mina Lachter

Votes: 15

46. Patrouille à l'Est (1971)

115 min | Action, Drama, History

7.2
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A patrol of the National Liberation Army must convoy a French soldier taken prisoner to the Tunisian border.

Director: Amar Laskri | Stars: Hacène Benzerari, Mohamed Hadj Smaïn, Brahim Hadjadj, Mohamed Hamdi

Votes: 44

47. Omar Gatlato (1977)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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A somewhat cynical but realistic look at the alienation of men in Algerian society.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Boualem Benani, Aziz Degga, Farida Guenaneche, Rabah Leghaa

Votes: 113

48. Le thé d'Ania (2004)

95 min

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Mehdi is an algérien writer that fundamentalist violence has transformed into a potential target. How to live with fear when everything is fear. But also life. Facing Mehdi is Ania, an ... See full summary »

Director: Saïd Ould Khelifa | Stars: Ariane Ascaride, Miloud Khetib, Rym Takoucht, Allam Djamel

49. Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther (1970)

73 min | Documentary, Biography

5.8
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Cleaver, on film as in life, is a complex mixture of profound political insight, socially crystallized ghetto cultural patterns and a multifaceted human personality.

Director: William Klein | Stars: Eldridge Cleaver, Kathleen Cleaver

Votes: 39

50. Layla (1989)

90 min

5.9
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Director: Taieb Louhichi | Stars: Sid Ahmed Agoumi, Tarik Akan, Fatima Ben Saïdane, Safy Boutella

Votes: 19


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