Turkish movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant turkish movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, sincere, stylized, captivating and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with turkish, friendship, murder, kiss, police, blood, mother son relationship, father son relationship, turk and politics plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in Turkey, Germany, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as turkish: Turkish for Beginners (2006), Magnificent Century (2011), Saf (2018), Roza of Smyrna (2016), Taste of Cherry (1997), Heads on Fire (1989), In the Fade (2017), Queen of the Desert (2015), Die Distel (1992), Collide (2016).

List of turkish movies

Turkish for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Türkisch für Anfänger is a critically acclaimed German television comedy-drama series, which premiered on March 14, 2006 on Das Erste. It was created by Bora Dağtekin and produced by Hoffmann & Voges Ent. The show focuses on the ...
Style: sincere, feel good, sweet, captivating, situational comedy
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: cultural difference, teenage love, cliche, culture clash, turkish, family relations, half brother half sister relationship, half brother half brother relationship, teenager, multiculturalism, turk
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, turkey
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Magnificent Century (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Muhteşem Yüzyıl is a prime time historical Turkish television series. It was originally broadcast on Show TV and then transferred to Star TV. It is based on the life of Suleiman the Magnificent, the longest reigning Sultan of the Ottoman Empire, ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, emotional, dramatic ...
Plot: royal family, love and romance, intrigue, couple relations, political unrest, state affairs, political intrigue, power struggle, battles, war, sultan, palace intrigue ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, istanbul turkey
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 7.5
 44
Saf (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Germany, Romania
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Turkish director Ali Vatansever weighs the human cost of politically motivated urban renewal in his achingly resonant second feature, about a young couple forced to compromise their ideals and work for the very industry encroaching on their Istanbul ...
Plot: money, refugee, babysitting, immigration, romanian, turkish, migration, money problems, slum, arabic, destruction, construction ...
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Roza of Smyrna (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece, Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An avid collector of Greek objects in Asia Minor, Dimitris, prepares an exhibition on multicultural life in Smyrna before World War I. In a trip to Izmir his girlfriend Rita, he finds in a small antique shop a Greek wedding dress that is stained ...
Plot: truth, love affair, conflict, turk, turkish, grandmother, art exhibition, hostility, granddaughter, dispute, exhibition, family secret ...
Time: 1920s
Place: greece
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Taste of Cherry (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A middle-aged Tehranian man, Mr. Badii is intent on killing himself and seeks someone to bury him after his demise. Driving around the city, the seemingly well-to-do Badii meets with numerous people, including a Muslim student, asking them to take ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, soldier, rainy, obsessive quest, deadly, passenger, haunted by the past, midlife crisis, gay, muslim, driving, lgbt ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, tokyo
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Heads on Fire (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Film by Erwin Michelberger.
Plot: musician, band, vandalism, teenage girl, teenage boy, male prostitute, turkish, alienation, abandoned warehouse, arranged marriage
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 7.1
 21K
In the Fade (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Katja's life collapses after a senseless act impacts her life. After a time of mourning and injustice, she seeks revenge.
Plot: marijuana, revenge, terrorist bombing, racism, taxes, suitcase, running, murder, funeral, cake, rain, love ...
Place: germany, greece, hamburg germany
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Queen of the Desert (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, exciting, sincere ...
Plot: adventurer, political intrigue, escapades, state affairs, love and romance, politics, british empire, british military, marriage proposal, rivalry, strong female character, head of state ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century, 1890s, year 1915
Place: middle east, persia, jordan, tehran iran, england ...
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 6.0
 23
Die Distel (1992)
Genre: Family, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Since her parents death, hobby-detective Trudi lives with her young aunt Julia. When a nearby Turkish restaurant is smashed one night, everybody assumes by default an act of racism. Trudi however did notice a strange guest named Mangold there the ...
Plot: turkish, strong female lead, anti semitism, restaurant, strong female character, amateur detective, death of father, orphan, investigation, aunt niece relationship, death of mother, police
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 5.7
 13K
Collide (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American backpacker gets involved with a ring of drug smugglers as their driver, and winds up on the run from his employers across Munich's autobahns.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, crimes, drug dealing, chase, car chase, informant, gunfight, crime boss, redemption, on the run, corrupt businessman, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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 6.4
 1K
Clair Obscur (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany, Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Turkish writer-director Yesim Ustaoglu offers a parallel study of two women — a psychiatrist with a long-time live-in partner and a wife in a conservative, nearly tyrannical household — in this study of the possibilities and limitations that ...
Plot: women, injection, psychiatric patient, mother in law daughter in law relationship, turkish, unhappy marriage, small town life, cheating wife, female psychiatrist, female orgasm
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Karamurat: The Sultan's Warrior (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Turkish action movie
Plot: revenge, branding, shot with an arrow, torture chamber, turkish
Place: dungeon
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 7.7
 1K
The Bus (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Turkey
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of illegal immigrants are brought to Stockholm in a bus by a smuggler who takes all their money and passports, and then runs away.
Plot: underground, nightclub, snow, police, death, bus, turk, bitch, escalator, racism, gay, turkish
Place: germany, sweden
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The Boy Who Stopped Talking (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Memo is a nine-year-old boy who lives in Turkey with his mother and little sister, while his father works in a Netherlands seaport. When war looms near his family home, Memo's father moves the family to be with him in the Netherlands. Memo is ...
Plot: friendship, village, childhood, father son relationship, diaspora, accident, suspect, hospital, fight, prejudice, ship, independence ...
Place: kurdistan
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 7.7
 1K
Tight Skin 2 (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At 56 years of age Mita Pantić (Nikola Simić) is still only a junior clerk in his company. Another typical workday for him is starting at 6 a.m. as frustration awaits at every turn from the moment he gets up. Trying to get ready to go to work, he ...
Plot: driver, clerk, lodger, turkish, homosexual, debt, singer, train, snoring
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When the Dead Start Singing (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Croatia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: At the beginning of 1990s, two Croatian emigrants, economically minded Cinco and politically minded Marinko, arrive in Croatia from Germany, homesick for their families and hometowns. In order to get a German pension, Cinco pretends to be dead and ...
Plot: secret police, journey, tragic event, turkish, scam, pretending to be dead, coffee, politics, casket, organ harvesting, husband wife relationship, friend ...
Time: year 1991
Place: berlin germany, croatia
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 5.8
 458
Karamurat (1976)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Turkey, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An adventure movie directed by Ernst Hofbauer and Natuk Baytan.
Plot: martial arts, turkish, kung fu, branding, torture
Place: dungeon
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Dadaloglu'nun intikami (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Turkey
Plot: watermelon, torture chamber, turkish, blood, torture, escape
Place: dungeon
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 5.6
 189
Ladybug (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ugur and Baris run a DVD Shop together. They are funded by Baris' wealthy uncle, Engin. Ugur is in love with Leyla, Engin's little sister, also Baris' cousin. Leyla too, favors Ugur in a special way, and they meet from time to time in ...
Plot: film within a film, turkish, love, gun, celebrity, marriage, party, friendship, heroism
Place: istanbul turkey
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Gorilla Bathes at Noon (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Red Army major caught between East and West Berlin finds his wife gone and somebody else moved into his apartment.
Plot: german, turkish, russian soldier, german reunification, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, absurdism, irony, kiss, politics, deserter, zoo ...
Place: berlin germany, east germany
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 6.8
 61
Chunuk Bair (1992)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The tragedy of Gallipoli is exposed
Plot: british empire, british army, turkish, army, world war one
Time: 1910s, year 1915
Place: new zealand
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 7.7
 523
To the Hilt (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Republic of Macedonia
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Macedonia is a small country, in the heart of the Balkans, which for five centuries was under the yoke of the Ottoman Empire. The action of the film "To the Hilt" takes place in the years of the general collapse and "free fall", ...
Plot: horse, pistol, bathtub, blood, taking a photograph, dog, bear, donkey, gun duel, sex scene, duel, throat cut ...
Time: 1900s
Place: macedonia
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 7.2
 651
Halam Geldi (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "Halam Geldi"(My Aunt has Arrived) does not just tell a story in the Greek village of Northern Cyprus, where the sounds of the Ezan is accompanied by the church bells, it also underlines a tradition in Anatolia; the drama of child brides. ...
Plot: secret, tradition, friendship, crying, school, father daughter relationship, dog, military, blood, young girl, binoculars, teenage girl ...
Place: cyprus
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 7.1
 669
Rage (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Züli Aladag's critically acclaimed, but controversial movie deals with the conflict of Can, son of Turkish immigrants, and the Laubs, a supposedly liberal middle class family. Simon Laub, professor of literature, and his wife Christa, real ...
Plot: injury, juvenile delinquency, turkish, insult, camera, husband wife relationship, friend, blood, father son relationship, rage, professor, tragic event ...
Place: berlin germany
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In Nowhere Land (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sükran who works at pay box of Haydarpasa is around 40 ages. She has a son whose name is Veysel. He works in a factory. She suffered from her husband's political actions, so she wants to keep away Veysel from political actions. Veysel get ...
Plot: disappearance, tragic event, journey, bureaucracy, turkish, presumed dead, injustice, hotel receptionist, kurd, political activist, war zone, political oppression ...
Place: turkey, kurdistan
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 6.3
 239
Away from Home (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After several years of numbly mourning his parents death, 26 year old Selim takes a chance on the US lottery for passports and wins. He decides to sell the family olive grove to raise enough money to live in Manhattan and to break all roots to ...
Plot: passport, orphan, russian, father daughter relationship, dying, lottery, field, prostitute, dead parents, beating, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, old man ...
Place: istanbul turkey, russia
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 5.1
 461
The Visitor (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Cibrâil, a young policeman, is living happily with his girlfriend in Berlin. He is well integrated in society despite his Turkish background. One day his girlfriend's cousin comes to stay and Cibrâil's life is turned upside down.
Plot: shared shower, gay kiss, gay, police officer, german, pubic hair, shower, swimming, visitor, kiss, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, tattoo ...
Place: germany, berlin germany
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Big Man, Little Love (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece, Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hejar, meaning "Dispossessed", a little Kurdish orphan war victim, educates a Turkish judge!
Style: banned film
Plot: censorship, secret police, political oppression, independence, grandfather granddaughter relationship, orphan, racism, prejudice, children, neighbor, murder, judge ...
Place: kurdistan
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 6.9
 3K
Chiko (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This is the story of Isa, who grows up in a Hamburg suburb. It might be one of the world's richest cities but every beast has its belly and here, in the very underbelly, Chiko lives in a world where violence, staking and keeping a claim, and ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, cocaine, drug dealer, marijuana, city life, criminal heroes, friends, crime, rise to the top, crimes, immigrants, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany, hamburg germany
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 5.6
 4K
Ay Lav Yu (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ibrahim returns to Tinne, along with his girlfriend, Jessica, but will the tiny village become their new home?
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: village, social differences, society, misfit, disorder, couples, fish out of water, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, village life, meet the parents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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