Turk movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant turk movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, tense, serious, disturbing, realistic and exciting films and TV shows about / with turk, sultan, battles, turkish history, muslim, war, turkish, family relations, sword and power struggle plots mostly in Drama, History and War genres shot in Turkey, USA, Germany and other countries.
turk movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as turk: The Great Seljuks (2020), Rise of Empires: Ottoman (2020), Vlad The Impaler (2018), Kurulus: Osman (2019), Yunus Emre (2015), Ayla: The Daughter of War (2017), Alparslan (2021), The Legend of Tomiris (2019), Conquest 1453 (2012), Ali and Nino (2016).

List of turk movies

The Great Seljuks (2020)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The growth of the great Seljuk Empire. An epic journey with love, secrets and struggle for the pursuit of order in the world and justice.
Style: realistic, tense, atmospheric, serious, captivating ...
Plot: sultan, turk, conquering, koran, sword, roman empire, muslim, battles, trap, state affairs, political unrest, power struggle ...
Time: 11th century, 12th century
Place: turkey
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Rise of Empires: Ottoman (2020)
Genre: Documentary, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II wages an epic campaign to take the Byzantine capital of Constantinople and shapes the course of history for centuries.
Style: epic
Plot: sultan, muslim, conquering, turk, battles, roman empire, leadership, ancient, women, medieval, sword, castle ...
Time: 15th century
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, istanbul turkey, constantinople
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Vlad The Impaler (2018)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The true story of 7 oddly dressed fearless men of ottoman army fight against cruel Vlad.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: turk, turkish army, insurgent, battles, army, power struggle, showdown, struggle for survival, mass destruction, combat, warrior, suspense ...
Time: 15th century
Place: ottoman empire, romania, azerbaijan, constantinople
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Kurulus: Osman (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The life of Osman Bey, the son of Ertugrul Gazi and the founder of the Ottoman Empire.
Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, serious, emotional
Plot: sultan, turk, state affairs, royal family, battles, war, intrigue, military, father son relationship, rise to the top, love and romance, destiny ...
Time: 13th century, 14th century
Place: ottoman empire, turkey
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Yunus Emre (2015)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: During the Mongol invasions, Yunus Emre leaves his home to travel across the Ottoman Empire, defying hardships and temptations to become a dervish.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, factual, captivating
Plot: turk, sultan, invasion, muslim, poet, new life, government official, power struggle, changing lives, lifestyle change, life turned upside down, historical figure ...
Time: 13th century
Place: ottoman empire
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Ayla: The Daughter of War (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In 1950, amidst the ravages of the Korean War, Sergeant Süleyman stumbles upon a a half-frozen little girl, with no parents and no help in sight. Frantic, scared and on the verge of death, this little girl captures the heart of Süleyman, who risks ...
Style: touching, factual, suspenseful, disturbing, dramatic
Plot: korean war, turk, soldier, orphan, little girl, child custody, school, care, military base, rescue, mother daughter relationship, military life ...
Time: 50s, year 1950, year 2010
Place: korea, turkey
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Alparslan (2021)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: This series about a Sultan of the Great Seltuks. His name is Alparslan. He is the second sultan of the Seltuk dynasty. The serious will mainly explain the key moments of the life of Alparslan
Style: disturbing, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: sultan, turkish history, historical figure, battles, turk, historical character, fight, power struggle, leadership, government, warrior, empire ...
Time: 11th century
Place: turkey
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The Legend of Tomiris (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Kazakhstan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: This is the story of the life of the great queen of of the steppe - legendary Tomiris. She is destined to become a skillful warrior, survive the loss of close people and unite the Scythian/Saka tribes under her authority.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, brutal, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: czar, nomad, strong female character, barbarian, throne, medieval, female protagonist, revenge, turk, daughter, coping, target ...
Time: ancient times, 10th century
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Conquest 1453 (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 162 min.
Story: After the death of his father Murat II, Mehmet II ascends to the Ottoman throne. After braving internal and external enemies, he decides to complete what he was destined to do: Conquer Constantinople.
Style: tense, realistic, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: emperor, rise to the top, sultan, conquering, prophet, muslim, medieval, siege, politics, military, political intrigue, attack ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: ottoman empire, constantinople, middle east, turkey, istanbul turkey
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Ali and Nino (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Azerbaijan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Muslim prince Ali and Georgian aristocrat Nino have grown up in the Russian province of Azerbaijan. Their tragic love story sees the outbreak of the First World War and the world’s struggle for Baku’s oil. Ultimately they must choose to fight ...
Style: romantic, touching, disturbing, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, family outing
Plot: muslim, couples, turk, world war one, society, impossible love, christian, secret love, family relations, love and romance, forbidden love, friendship ...
Place: azerbaijan, georgia, caucasus, georgia (former ussr)
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125 Years Memory (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan, Turkey
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Two historical incidents that deepened the friendship between Japan and Turkey are connected in this Japanese-Turkish blockbuster: The sinking of the Turkish frigate Ertuğrul off the Japanese coast in 1890, and the evacuation of Japanese nationals ...
Style: serious, touching, captivating, psychological
Plot: shipwreck, turk, tragedy, sea disaster, typhoon, drowning, survival, compassion, friendship, turkish history, muslim, friend ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, istanbul turkey, iran, turkey, ottoman empire ...
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Wolf (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: Tasked with risky missions across Turkey, members of a special-operations police unit confront danger and tragedy both on the field and at home.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: military, battles, heroes, fear, swat team, society, suspense, showdown, turk, political unrest, fight for supremacy, power struggle ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: turkey
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The Magnificent Century (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
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, captivating, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: palace intrigue, sultan, intrigue, political intrigue, power struggle, royal family, couple relations, love and romance, political unrest, state affairs, political conspiracy, parent child relationship ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, constantinople, turkey, europe
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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.
Style: tense, art house, captivating, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: lawyer, father in law daughter in law relationship, terrorist, revenge, racism, terrorist bombing, conspiracy, suspense, suspect, bomb, murder, drug use ...
Time: 2010s, year 2013, year 2016, 21st century
Place: germany, hamburg germany, greece, turkey
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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 ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, exciting, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: greek, family secret, secret, genocide, inheritance, marriage, grandmother granddaughter relationship, grandmother, wedding, art exhibition, granddaughter, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas
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Fratricide (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Luxembourg, Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two young Kurdish refugees, recently arrived in Germany struggle to make their way through the harshness of the occidental city. Their encounter with a gang of Turks will rapidly led them into an inevitable tragical spiral filled with death and ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak, disturbing
Plot: kurd, politics, racism, immigrants, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, orphan, social decay, friendship, injustice, society, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, germany, kurdistan
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Pocket Hercules: Naim Suleymanoglu (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Turkey
Duration: 141 min.
Story: From defecting to the Olympics, an underdog weightlifter powers through adversity to raise up his community in this biopic of Naim Süleymanoğlu.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, psychological, inspirational
Plot: weightlifting, real life, olympics, migration, tournament, muslim, communism, athlete, assimilation, sport, athlete's life, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, year 1988, year 1992, 80s, year 1996
Place: barcelona, atlanta, atlanta georgia, athens greece, balkan ...
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The Immortals (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Thriller, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1611,a few years after the death of Prince Michael the Brave,ruler of Wallachia,Moldavia and Transylvania,the remnants of his loyal personal guard wonder through medieval Europe.The faithful soldiers,under the command of their leader,Captain ...
Plot: medieval, camaraderie, deception, showdown, horse, attack, siege, sword, turk, captain, fortress, bravery ...
Time: 17th century
Place: romania, ottoman empire
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Victorious Mehmets (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 140 min.
TV show
Story: During World War I, a group of determined soldiers fights to defend Ottoman territory against English invasion.
Style: disturbing, tense, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sultan, turk, political unrest, political conspiracy, battles, military, war, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, power struggle, destiny ...
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, iraq
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Dracula Untold (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vlad Tepes is a great hero, but when he learns the Sultan is preparing for battle and needs to form an army of 1,000 boys, including Vlad's son, he vows to find a way to protect his family. Vlad turns to dark forces in order to get the power to ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, exciting, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dracula, medieval, legends and myths, immortality, monster, mythology, vampirism, immortal, fight scenes, regeneration ...
Time: 15th century, 19th century
Place: transylvania, romania, london, ottoman empire
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Dirilis: Ertugrul (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Ertuğrul Bey and the Knights Templar in the 13th century Alba and step and step with the struggle against brutal Mongols depicts the process of establishing the Ottoman principality.
Style: exciting, tense, brutal, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: historical character, rivalry, military coup, life & death, betrayal, heroes, father son relationship, war, suspense, turkish history, vengeance, culture clash ...
Time: 14th century, 13th century
Place: turkey
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Stars of Eger (1968)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance, War
Country: Hungary, Bulgaria
Duration: 157 min.
Story: This romantic and grandiose historical film depicts the era of the constant incursions and heroic battles fought by the defenders of the castle of Eger, led by captain István Dobó, against the heavy odds of superior numbers through the lives and ...
Style: biblical, cult film
Plot: fortress, medieval, swordswoman, queen, ancient, swamp, defeat, knight, lady in waiting, fencing, siege, horse ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ottoman empire, italy, transylvania, istanbul turkey, hungary ...
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Turkish for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: feel good, sweet, captivating, sincere, sitcom ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: cultural difference, teenage love, culture clash, cliche, family relations, half brother half sister relationship, religion, relationships, multiculturalism, teenager, female nudity, ethnicity ...
Place: germany, turkey
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Proud Heritage (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Following the 1394 Battle of Rovine between the Wallachian and Ottoman armies Wallachian ruler Mircea the Elder consolidates his reign.In a small civil war he manages to oust his brother Dan from Wallachia.Dan's dream of usurping the Wallachian ...
Plot: medieval, ancient, royal family, battlefield, death, castle, village, sword, battles, turk
Time: 14th century, middle ages
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Turks in Space (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The year is 2055, and the universe is in a state of turmoil, awaiting the formation of a government that can establish universal peace. Until such a time, the Orion Union stands in its stead, an uneasy alliance made up not of planets, but of their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, campy, offbeat
Plot: space and aliens, space opera, space, silly humor, partners, distant planet, space travel, good versus evil, misfit, escapades, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
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Big Meat Eater (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After killing the crooked mayor a homicidal janitor named Abdullah goes to work for a butcher who has invented a new language for the town's planned futuristic theme park. In the butcher shop is a septic tank where scraps of meat are dumped ...
Style: surreal, slasher, scary, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, evil alien, alien, butcher, meat, zombie, chaos, disorder, mutant, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: british columbia
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Town & Country (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Porter Stoddard is a well-known New York architect who is at a crossroads... a nexus where twists and turns lead to myriad missteps some with his wife Ellie, others with longtime friends Mona and her husband Griffin. Deciding which direction to take ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, light, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, farce, midlife crisis, architect, relationship vs career, family problems, love affair, looking for love, love triangle, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Place: usa, new york, mississippi, paris france, manhattan new york city
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Malazgirt 1071 (2022)
Genre: History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Malazgirt 1071 tells the story of the Battle of Manzikert, which opened the doors of Anatolia to Turks.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: turkish army, turkish history, muslim, sultan, fight, warrior, war, battles, wartime, sword, turk, islam ...
Time: 11th century
Place: constantinople, turkey
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Yardie (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jamaica, 1973. When a young boy witnesses his brother’s assassination, a powerful Don gives him a home. But 10 years later, when he’s sent to London, his past catches up to him.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, inspirational
Plot: organized crime, rastafarian, murder, father daughter relationship, car chase, family relations, couples, suspense, weapons, gangsters, boy, death ...
Time: year 1983, year 1973, 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, united kingdom, east end london, london, jamaica
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What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: What Will You Do When You Catch Me? is a parody of comunist times in Poland. A state-owned company director is having an afair during his delegation. Later on, his mistress turns out to be the daughter of a Communist party bigwig and pregnant. He ...
Style: cult film
Plot: absurdism, marriage proposal, surgery, absurd humor, police officer, cabriolet, satire, airport, control, running from police, postman, theater ...
Time: 20th century, year 1977, 70s
Place: hungary, warsaw poland, paris france, poland, eastern europe
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