Most Popular Feature Films With Primary Language Romanian


1. 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)

Not Rated | 113 min | Drama

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
97 Metascore

A woman assists her friend in arranging an illegal abortion in 1980s Romania.

Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Anamaria Marinca, Laura Vasiliu, Vlad Ivanov, Alexandru Potocean

Votes: 50,516 | Gross: $1.19M

2. Graduation (2016)

R | 128 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
84 Metascore

A film about compromises and the implications of the parent's role.

Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Adrian Titieni, Maria Dragus, Lia Bugnar, Mãlina Manovici

Votes: 9,472 | Gross: $0.18M

3. I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians (2018)

140 min | Comedy, Drama, History

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

"I do not care if we go down in history as barbarians." These words, spoken in the Council of Ministers of the summer of 1941, started the ethnic cleansing on the Eastern Front. The film attempts to comment on this statement.

Director: Radu Jude | Stars: Ioana Iacob, Alex Bogdan, Alexandru Dabija, Ion Rizea

Votes: 86

4. Beyond the Hills (2012)

Not Rated | 152 min | Drama

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
79 Metascore

The friendship between two young women who grew up in the same orphanage; one has found refuge at a convent in Romania and refuses to leave with her friend, who now lives in Germany.

Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Cosmina Stratan, Cristina Flutur, Valeriu Andriutã, Dana Tapalaga

Votes: 10,270 | Gross: $0.11M

5. Sieranevada (2016)

173 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
82 Metascore

Centers around a family gathering on the anniversary of a patriarch's recent death.

Director: Cristi Puiu | Stars: Mimi Branescu, Judith State, Bogdan Dumitrache, Dana Dogaru

Votes: 3,259

6. The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2005)

R | 153 min | Drama

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
86 Metascore

Mr. Lãzãrescu, a dying old man, is shuttled from hospital to hospital by a loyal paramedic as doctors refuse to operate and no one can agree on a diagnosis.

Director: Cristi Puiu | Stars: Doru Ana, Monica Barladeanu, Alina Berzunteanu, Dorian Boguta

Votes: 11,774 | Gross: $0.08M

7. Ana, mon amour (2017)

125 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
63 Metascore

Toma and Ana meet as students in the literature faculty and quickly fall in love.

Director: Cãlin Peter Netzer | Stars: Diana Cavallioti, Mircea Postelnicu, Carmen Tanase, Vasile Muraru

Votes: 1,264

8. Filantropica (2002)

110 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Ovidiu, a high-school teacher looking for an extra buck, finds an unexpected way to earn easy money.

Director: Nae Caranfil | Stars: Mircea Diaconu, Gheorghe Dinica, Mara Nicolescu, Viorica Voda

Votes: 11,267

9. One Step Behind the Seraphim (2017)

150 min | Drama

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A group of freshmen in an orthodox college are introduced in a world of cons, pleasure and money, but they soon discover that's not the way one's life should be lead.

Director: Daniel Sandu | Stars: Stefan Iancu, Vlad Ivanov, Toto Dumitrescu, Cristian Bota

Votes: 1,259

10. Pozitia copilului (2013)

Not Rated | 112 min | Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
77 Metascore

After the terrible news of a fatal car accident involving her son, a desperate mother will do anything in her powers to set her child free.

Director: Cãlin Peter Netzer | Stars: Luminita Gheorghiu, Bogdan Dumitrache, Natasa Raab, Ilinca Goia

Votes: 6,962 | Gross: $0.09M

11. Marti, dupã Crãciun (2010)

Unrated | 99 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
81 Metascore

Paul Hanganu loves two women. Adriana his wife and the mother of their daughter, the woman with whom he's shared the thrills of the past ten years, and Raluca the woman who has made him redefine himself. He has to leave one of them before Christmas.

Director: Radu Muntean | Stars: Mimi Branescu, Mirela Oprisor, Maria Popistasu, Victor Rebengiuc

Votes: 3,877 | Gross: $0.03M

12. Periferic (2010)

PG-13 | 87 min | Action, Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A drama about a woman who seems able to overcome everything for freedom, except for her past mistakes.

Director: Bogdan George Apetri | Stars: Ana Ularu, Andi Vasluianu, Ioana Flora, Mimi Branescu

Votes: 708

13. Amintiri din epoca de aur (2009)

Not Rated | 155 min | Comedy, History

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
68 Metascore

Several urban legends of Communist Romania are dramatized.

Directors: Hanno Höfer, Razvan Marculescu, Cristian Mungiu, Constantin Popescu, Ioana Uricaru | Stars: Diana Cavallioti, Radu Iacoban, Vlad Ivanov, Tania Popa

Votes: 4,463

14. Legãturi bolnãvicioase (2006)

86 min | Drama

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Love. It just happens. No rules. It may look sick, but it's deep and it hurts. For everyone, Alex and Kiki are just good friends. They happen to be two girls experiencing another kind of love. For their family, Kiki and Sandu are sister and brother who sometimes fight. They happen to be lovers. Love Sick is about their stories.

Director: Tudor Giurgiu | Stars: Maria Popistasu, Ioana Barbu, Tudor Chirila, Catalina Murgea

Votes: 2,585

15. Doua lozuri (2016)

86 min | Comedy

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Three men from a provincial town are in urgent need of money and decide to buy a lottery ticket. They win the lottery, but soon after their ticket gets stolen.

Director: Paul Negoescu | Stars: Mircea Banu, Dorian Boguta, Dragos Bucur, Elisa Calin

Votes: 9,765

16. Selfie 69 (2016)

116 min | Action, Comedy, Romance

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Your best friends are also the friends who'll make you do the stupidest things. After parting hardcore, Roxi, Yasmine and Ana meet in a bet that will change their lives: Who gets married first in three days?

Director: Cristina Jacob | Stars: Bogdan Alexandru, Raluca Aprodu, Alex Buescu, Silvia Busuioc

Votes: 861

17. Ilegitim (2016)

89 min | Drama

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Two siblings and an illegitimate love. A father who's a doctor and several accusations. A family in which no one ever drew a line between what's moral and what's legal. Not even when it comes to abortion.

Director: Adrian Sitaru | Stars: Adrian Titieni, Alina Grigore, Robi Urs, Bogdan Albulescu

Votes: 1,000

18. One and a Half Prince (2018)

105 min | Drama

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Love and friendship. Love versus friendship. Which one is stronger, which one is deeper?

Director: Ana Lungu | Stars: Iris Spiridon, Marius Manole, István Teglas, László Mátray

Votes: 22

19. Povestea unui pierde-vara (2018)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

Petru is a professor of mathematics at the Polytechnic University of Bucharest and leads a carefree life. He's in an open relationship with Irina, who overlooks that he sleeps with other ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Negoescu | Stars: Adrian Anghel, Iulia Ciochina, Marius Drogeanu, Angela Ioan

20. Pororoca (2017)

152 min | Drama

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The story follows Tudor and his family, where his life was destroyed after the disappearance their daughter at the park.

Director: Constantin Popescu | Stars: Bogdan Dumitrache, Iulia Lumânare, Constantin Dogioiu, Stefan Raus

Votes: 334

21. Octav (2017)

100 min | Drama

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

When an elderly man returns to his family home after decades of absence, the apparition of his childhood sweetheart triggers a rewind to the life-changing events from his youth.

Director: Serge Ioan Celebidachi | Stars: Marcel Iures, Maria Obretin, Dana Rogoz, Andi Vasluianu

Votes: 336

22. Comoara (2015)

Unrated | 89 min | Comedy

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
85 Metascore

Costi is a family man whose cash-strapped neighbor makes him an intriguing proposition: help him find the fortune reportedly buried somewhere on the grounds of his family's country home in Romania and split the profits.

Director: Corneliu Porumboiu | Stars: Toma Cuzin, Adrian Purcarescu, Corneliu Cozmei, Radu Bânzaru

Votes: 2,239 | Gross: $0.03M

23. Inimi cicatrizate (2016)

Not Rated | 141 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
70 Metascore

Emanuel spends his days at a sanatorium. Falling in love with another patient, he narrates his and his fellow patients' attempts to live life to the fullest as their bodies slowly fade away, but their minds refuse to give up.

Director: Radu Jude | Stars: Serban Pavlu, Gabriel Spahiu, Ivana Mladenovic, Dana Voicu

Votes: 721

24. 6.9 pe scara Richter (2016)

117 min | Comedy

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A humble Romanian actor in his 30s, hardly surviving between a complicated part in a musical, a depressed wife, and the obsession of an imminent, devastating earthquake, becomes the victim of his manipulative father.

Director: Nae Caranfil | Stars: Laurentiu Bãnescu, Maria Obretin, Teodor Corban, Maria Simona Arsu

Votes: 788

25. Un etaj mai jos (2015)

93 min | Drama

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
66 Metascore

After being the sole unfortunate witness of a domestic quarrel that ends up in a murder, Patrascu finds himself at odds with two very close neighbors: one is the bizarre murderer, the other one his very own conscience.

Director: Radu Muntean | Stars: Teodor Corban, Iulian Postelnicu, Oxana Moravec, Ionut Bora

Votes: 706

26. Roxanne (2013)

97 min | Drama, Family

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Bucharest, 2009. Twenty years after Romanian Revolution, Tavi Ionescu, a nice but quite immature guy for his late 30's finds out from his Securitate (Romanian Secret Police) file that he ... See full summary »

Director: Valentin Hotea | Stars: Ingrid Bisu, Cristian Bota, Mihai Calin, Anghel Damian

Votes: 183

27. Nunta muta (2008)

87 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In a small isolated village, in 1953, a wedding is interrupted by the news about the death of Stalin. Because any public celebration is forbidden, they decide to turn the happy event into a silent wedding.

Director: Horatiu Malaele | Stars: Meda Andreea Victor, Alexandru Potocean, Valentin Teodosiu, Alexandru Bindea

Votes: 4,774

28. Aferim! (2015)

Not Rated | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
84 Metascore

Set in early 19th century Romania, a policeman, Costandin, is hired by a nobleman to find a Gypsy slave who has run away from his estate after having an affair with his wife.

Director: Radu Jude | Stars: Teodor Corban, Mihai Comanoiu, Toma Cuzin, Alexandru Dabija

Votes: 5,500 | Gross: $0.10M

29. Rocker (2012)

90 min | Drama

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A desperate father deals with the problems of his drug addicted son.

Director: Marian Crisan | Stars: Dan Chiorean, Alin State, Ofelia Popii, Razvan Corneci

Votes: 218

30. Câini (2016)

104 min | Drama, Thriller

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Roman returns to the land he has just inherited from his grandfather. Fully decided to sell this vast but desolate property, he is warned by the local cop that his grandfather was a local ... See full summary »

Director: Bogdan Mirica | Stars: Dragos Bucur, Gheorghe Visu, Vlad Ivanov, Costel Cascaval

Votes: 2,135

31. De ce eu? (2015)

125 min | Drama, Thriller

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Cristian, a young idealistic prosecutor whose career is on the rise, tries to crack a case against a senior colleague accused of corruption. The dilemma of choosing between his career and ... See full summary »

Director: Tudor Giurgiu | Stars: Emilian Oprea, Mihai Constantin, Andreea Vasile, Dan Condurache

Votes: 1,798

32. Occident (2002)

105 min | Comedy

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Occident is a bittersweet comedy that focuses on the growing tendency of Eastern European youth to migrate west. When the amicable Luci (Alexandru Papadopol) and his beautiful lover Sorina ... See full summary »

Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Alexandru Papadopol, Anca Androne, Samuel Tastet, Tania Popa

Votes: 1,888

33. Aurora (I) (2010)

Not Rated | 181 min | Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
63 Metascore

An apartment kitchen: a man and a woman discuss Little Red Riding Hood, their voices hushed, mindful of waking the little girl sleeping next room. Waste land on the city outskirts: behind a... See full summary »

Director: Cristi Puiu | Stars: Cristi Puiu, Clara Voda, Catrinel Dumitrescu, Luminita Gheorghiu

Votes: 1,363

34. Teeth (2017)

71 min | Drama

9.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  

A couple of thiefs from a battlefield have a strange encounter that will change them forever.

Director: Rares H. Stoica | Stars: Radu Vaduva, Andrei Zagorodnii, Catalin Codreanu

Votes: 23

35. Eu cand vreau sa fluier, fluier (2010)

Unrated | 94 min | Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
64 Metascore

Two weeks before his release, a teenage prisoner learns that his mother has returned home. Meanwhile, he finds himself in love with a student working in the penitentiary as an intern.

Director: Florin Serban | Stars: George Pistereanu, Ada Condeescu, Mihai Constantin, Clara Voda

Votes: 5,648 | Gross: $0.01M

36. Soldatii. Poveste din Ferentari (2017)

119 min | Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Adi (40), a shy and introverted anthropologist, who got recently dumped by his girlfriend, moves to Ferentari, the poorest and most notorious neighborhood of Bucharest. He wants to write a ... See full summary »

Director: Ivana Mladenovic | Stars: Dan Bursuc, Sorin Cocis, Cezar Grumazescu, Kana Hashimoto

Votes: 244

37. Police, Adjective (2009)

Not Rated | 113 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
81 Metascore

A police officer refuses to arrest a young man for offering drugs to his friends.

Director: Corneliu Porumboiu | Stars: Dragos Bucur, Vlad Ivanov, Ion Stoica, Irina Saulescu

Votes: 4,259 | Gross: $0.05M

38. Bibliothèque Pascal (2010)

Unrated | 105 min | Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

In order to regain custody of her daughter, whom she left in the care of her fortune-telling aunt, Mona must tell a social worker her story. The tale she spins---and the movie we watch---is... See full summary »

Director: Szabolcs Hajdu | Stars: Orsolya Török-Illyés, Oana Pellea, Razvan Vasilescu, Andi Vasluianu

Votes: 1,596

39. 12:08 East of Bucharest (2006)

Unrated | 89 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
77 Metascore

A local talk show host organizes an alcoholic professor and a pensioner known for playing Santa Claus to decide whether there was ever a revolution in their town Vaslui.

Director: Corneliu Porumboiu | Stars: Mircea Andreescu, Teodor Corban, Ion Sapdaru, Mirela Cioaba

Votes: 6,354 | Gross: $0.09M

40. Restul e tacere (2007)

114 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible ... See full summary »

Director: Nae Caranfil | Stars: Marius Florea Vizante, Ovidiu Niculescu, Mirela Zeta, Sandu Mihai Gruia

Votes: 2,502

41. Terminus paradis (1998)

99 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The Bucharest's suburb, a torrid summer day. Norica, a waitress and Mitu, a swineherd, meet and tease each other and starts a beverage competition. Their relationship is not just a ... See full summary »

Director: Lucian Pintilie | Stars: Costel Cascaval, Dorina Chiriac, Gheorghe Visu, Victor Rebengiuc

Votes: 1,812

42. Ma-ma (1976)

83 min | Family, Fantasy, Musical

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The Big Bad Wolf and his friends are plotting to kidnap and ransom Mrs. Rada the Goat's children for a bag full of gold.

Director: Elisabeta Bostan | Stars: Lyudmila Gurchenko, Mikhail Boyarskiy, Oleg Popov, Saveliy Kramarov

Votes: 1,050

43. Charleston (2017)

119 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A couple of weeks after his wife Ioana dies in a car crash, drunk and alone on the night he turns 42, Alexandru receives a visit. Sebastian, a shy, younger man, has been Ioana's lover for ... See full summary »

Director: Andrei Cretulescu | Stars: Serban Pavlu, Radu Iacoban, Victor Rebengiuc, Ana Ciontea

Votes: 336

44. 141 A.D. Mission in Dacia (2018)

83 min | History, Mystery, Thriller

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

"Year 141 after Christ, in the Roman province of Dacia. An unusual appearance of a comet is observed on the night sky. The astrologers think it is a bad sign that will bring misfortune and ... See full summary »

Director: Octavian Repede | Stars: Alexandru Belciu, Paul Bondane, Alexandru Bornea, Ioan Bârsan

Votes: 22

45. Kidnapped in Romania (2016)

88 min | Drama

2.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  

A couple of Italo-American journalists go missing during their work assignment in Romania.

Director: Carlo Fusco | Stars: Michael Madsen, Andrea Stefancikova, Paul Sorvino, Maia Morgenstern

Votes: 158

46. Asphalt Tango (1996)

100 min | Comedy

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A desperate husband chases a bus full of beautiful women headed for Paris, France.

Director: Nae Caranfil | Stars: Charlotte Rampling, Mircea Diaconu, Florin Calinescu, Constantin Cotimanis

Votes: 1,418

47. Meda sau Partea nu prea fericita a lucrurilor (2017)

82 min | Drama

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A lumberjack, Doru, whose wife dies leaving the child she was looking after, Meda, at risk of being sent to an orphanage, decides to fight for adoption, against the odds.

Director: Emanuel Parvu | Stars: Serban Pavlu, Adrian Titieni, Florin Zamfirescu, Ana Radu

Votes: 142

48. Morometii (1987)

142 min | Drama

8.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Story of a family. Problems, marriage, taxes, revenge, friendship, army, life and much more...

Director: Stere Gulea | Stars: Victor Rebengiuc, Luminita Gheorghiu, Gina Patrichi, Dorel Visan

Votes: 2,960

49. Toata lumea din familia noastra (2012)

107 min | Drama

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Marius is a divorced man in his late thirties. His five year-old daughter Sofia lives with her mother, which causes Marius a deep frustration. On the day Marius arrives to take his daughter... See full summary »

Director: Radu Jude | Stars: Serban Pavlu, Sofia Nicolaescu, Gabriel Spahiu, Mihaela Sirbu

Votes: 1,124

50. Cateva conversatii despre o fata foarte inalta (2018)

70 min | Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Two girls begin to chat about another girl, a former lover of both. As they grow closer, the gap between them widens, as one them is looking for answers and love while safely closeted. A ... See full summary »

Director: Bogdan Theodor Olteanu | Stars: Silvana Mihai, Florentina Nastase, Denisse Moise, Carol Ionescu

Votes: 54



Recently Viewed