Armenian movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant armenian movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, touching and political comedy films and TV shows about / with armenian, genocide, armenian genocide, kiss, flashback, cigarette smoking, love, world war one, children and mass murder plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Soviet Union, USA, Turkey and other countries.
armenian movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as armenian: America America (1963), The Last Ottoman: Knockout Ali (2007), Invisible World (2012), The Ottoman Lieutenant (2017), Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017), Assignment Berlin (1982), Calendar (1993), Aram (2002), 120 (2008), 1922 (1978).

List of armenian movies

America America (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: A young Anatolian Greek, entrusted with his family's fortune, loses it en route to Istanbul and dreams of going to America
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: greek, bribery, armenian, family relations, down on your luck, village, culture clash, family problems, ethnic, working class, american dream, discrimination ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: greece, turkey, istanbul turkey, ottoman empire, persia ...
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The Last Ottoman: Knockout Ali (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After the First World War, the Allies occupy Istanbul. The protagonist, Yandim Ali is a rogue, discharged from the navy, who doesn't believe that the country can be saved, until he meets Mustafa Kemal (Ataturk), who plans to start a resistance ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: political unrest, heroes, rebelliousness, occupation, revolution, resistance, danger, ex military, escapades, adventure, state affairs, tough heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey, ottoman empire
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Invisible World (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An anthology film following different stories around the theme of invisibility in the modern world.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious
Plot: invisibility, society, armenian, armenian genocide, genocide, mass murder
Place: brazil, latin america, armenia, south america, ottoman empire
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The Ottoman Lieutenant (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Turkey, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lillie, a determined American woman, ventures overseas to join Dr. Jude at a remote medical mission in the Ottoman Empire (now Turkey). However, Lillie soon finds herself at odds with Jude and the mission’s founder, Woodruff, when she falls for ...
Plot: nurse, lieutenant, armenian, soldier, hospital, world war one, turk, love
Time: 1910s
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, turkey, america
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Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Hard-nosed liberal lawyer Roman J. Israel has been fighting the good fight forever while others take the credit. When his partner – the firm’s frontman – has a heart attack, Israel suddenly takes on that role. He soon discovers some unsettling ...
Plot: lawyer, civil rights, briefcase, courtroom, murder, african american, lawyer client relationship, idealist, business card, funeral, hitman, being followed ...
Place: los angeles
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Assignment Berlin (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: no overview
Plot: witness, judge, world war one, assassination, genocide, trial, lawyer, revenge, mass murder, jury, vengeance, justice ...
Time: year 1915
Place: berlin germany, ottoman empire, turkey, armenia
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Calendar (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Armenia, Canada, Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A photographer and his wife travel across Armenia photographing churches for a calendar project. Travelling with them is a local man acting as their driver and guide. As the project nears completion, the distance between husband and wife grows.
Style: psychological, touching, serious, clever, realistic
Plot: translator, tour guide, love triangle, love and romance, curses spells and rituals, technology gone awry, couple relations, romance, crumbling marriage, love affair, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, armenia, macedonia, turkey
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Aram (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aram, an ex-soldier from the Armenian cause, has come to France to close an arms deal under secret service surveillance. Held responsible and banished by his faher for his brother's injuries in a terrorist ttack, he's also come to seek ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: terrorism, assassination, crimes, arms dealing, criminal heroes, deadly, gangsters, godparent, tough heroes, rivalry, disability, politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1915
Place: turkey, france, armenia, ottoman empire
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120 (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 114 min.
Story: During the Sarikamis Battle, the Ottoman army runs out of ammunition and appeals to the people of Van for help, who happen to have supplies. However, the First World War is on and all men are fighting at four corners of the empire and therefore can ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, based on true events
Plot: genocide, school, military, siblings relations, fictional reality, war, against humanity, church, battles, mountain, village, child soldier ...
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
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1922 (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Greece
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Based on the book by Ilias Venezis "The Number 31328", the film by Nikos Koundouros unfolds through the personal tragedies of three characters, the Asia Minor Disaster and the agonizing travails of the Asia Minor Greeks who had been ...
Plot: starvation, cutting hair, armenian, teacher, horse, soldier, umbrella, nurse, flag, atrocity, nationalism, village ...
Time: 1920s
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Ursus in the Valley of the Lions (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bodybuilder Ed Fury stars as the legendary Ursus in this above-average sword-and-sandal adventure from veteran director Carlo Campogalliani. The plot concerns Ursus' attempts to rescue his kidnapped fiancee, aided by a pretty blind slave girl. ...
Plot: sword and sandal, horse riding, baby, chained, gong, armenian, peplum, quicksand, elephant, beefcake, strongman, king ...
Place: dungeon
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Komitas (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Belgium, UK, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film is dedicated to the Armenian monk and genius composer Komitas, and the 2 million victims on his people in Turkey in 1915. The final 20 years of Komitas life were spent in various mental hospitals. The destiny of Komitas? This is the magic ...
Plot: scroll, composer, folk music, ruin, mural, monk, lamb, sadness, sheep, flashback, mental institution, cemetery ...
Time: 1910s
Place: armenia
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The Blue Hour (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Several strangers in Los Angeles weave their stories of loss and hope, not knowing that their lives have brushed up against each others in small but sometimes profound ways
Plot: recycling, hardware store, spray paint, astronomer, compassion, living room, silence, armenian, bakery, couch, acceptance, family tragedy ...
Place: california
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Francuski Numer (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Magda buys an old Mercedes to go to Paris with four strangers willing to save money on travelling together. But it turns out the car is stolen and the girl quite carefree which makes leaving Warsaw very problematic.
Plot: intolerance, trick, theft, student, driver, stolen car, culture clash, gangster, black man, old car, armenian, scholarship ...
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Armenia (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: This is a story about returning to ones ancestral homeland. Anna is a cardiologist who discovers her father has fled to his native Armenia after being diagnosed with a heart problem. Despite their contentious relationship, she sets out to bring her ...
Plot: diaspora, armenian genocide, french, armenian, physician, voyage, genocide
Place: armenia, france
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Without Gorky (2011)
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Without Gorky is a personal journey into a powerful family tragedy. At the centre of the film are the conversations between the director, Cosima, and her grandmother, Mougouch. The whole family has been shaped by the legacy left by Cosima's ...
Plot: armenian, painter, famous painting, armenian genocide, artist, suicide, family history, genocide
Place: armenia
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On the Old Roman Road (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Armenia, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In Holland, a group of Armenian terrorists have swung into action, murdering a Turkish intelligence agent and holding his son for ransom. As the battle of wits between the terrorists and the Dutch police plays itself out, an author from Armenia ...
Plot: unsimulated sex, exile, terrorist, childhood, sex, little boy, female nudity, kite, orgy, blow job, symbolism, male nudity ...
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Do Not Forget Me Istanbul (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Several directors from countries of the region were invited to create stories taking place in and around the beautiful city of Istanbul, in the vein of “Paris, je t’aime” and “New York, I love you”. They come together to remind viewers ...
Plot: armenian, diaspora, armenian genocide, greek, musician, genocide
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, istanbul turkey
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Nahapet (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Story of a strong-willed man, Nahapet, who lost his family during the 1915 Genocide is an eternal story of resurrection.
Plot: bolshevik, genocide, world war one, survivor, armenian, communism, armenian genocide
Time: 1910s, year 1915
Place: soviet union, armenia
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The Red One: Triumph (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Andrei, nicknamed Red, is a young drug dealer, trawling hotel corridors, selling little bags of hits to hookers and businessmen alike. Shrewd and tough, he has seen more than his fair share of life. But he has a problem - a rival gang, the Abreks, ...
Style: banned film
Plot: forbidden love, secret plan, young love, librarian, racial violence, love at first sight, traitor, snorting cocaine, anonymous telephone call, gun, bus, flowers ...
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Lost Birds (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is 1915 in an Armenian village in Anatolia. Bedo and Maryam return from their secret dovecote only to find an empty house and a ghost village. The children embark on a journey to search for their mother, along with their bird 'Bacik.'
Plot: genocide, deportation, armenian genocide, armenian, children
Time: year 1915
Place: armenia
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Head of State (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Armenia
Story: Grigor is an eccentric young man with every prerequisite to become a great journalist, but he avoids responsibility and blames his every problem on others, circumstances and the Government. But everything changes when he wakes up as the President of ...
Style: political comedy
Plot: armenian, politics, president, demonstration
Place: caucasus, armenia
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Road to the Stage (1963)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Despite his parents opposition, professor Yengibaryan's youngest son dreams of becoming clown and making people laugh. That's so simple, Leonid thinks. However, the director of the circus doesn't thinks so, but noticing Leonid's ...
Plot: clown, kiss, artist, comedian, actor, armenian, circus
Place: armenia, russia, soviet union
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Between Sky and Earth (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 74 min.
Style: buddy comedy, sweet, light, multicultural
Plot: army, russian, music band, love at first sight, patriotism, friendship between men, trio, young man, singer, armenian
Place: soviet union
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The Mechanics of Happiness (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Love story of a confirmed bachelor and a woman with three children and many troubles.
Plot: kiss, communism, falling in love, armenian
Place: armenia, soviet union
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The Song of the Old Days (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The members of an amateur theater group share the losses and sorrows of war with Armenian provincial town's inhabitants.
Plot: animal sacrifice, actor, church, old woman, postman, tightrope, comedian, children, young love, rehearsal, bread, armenian ...
Place: caucasus, soviet union, armenia
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Gikor (1982)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A village boy meets his tragic fate when he is sent to the city to work for a rich trader.
Plot: boy, father son relationship, armenian
Time: 19th century
Place: armenia, tbilisi, caucasus
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Hello, That's Me! (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Artyom (Armen Dzhigarkhanyan) is a scientist who buries himself in his work after the woman he loves dies during the war. He is informed of his sweetheart's death by a young woman, and soon love blossoms between the lonely doctor and the ...
Plot: physicist, lost love, love, armenian, loyalty, kiss, friend, friendship, laboratory
Place: armenia, soviet union, russia, caucasus
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We and Our Mountains (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Calm of the mountain village is disturbed by the investigation on stray sheep.
Plot: sheep, armenian, shepherd, village, mountain, countryside
Place: armenia, soviet union, caucasus
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Don't Tell Me the Boy Was Mad (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Aram, a young man from Marseille of Armenian origin, blows up the Turkish ambassador's car in Paris. Gilles, a young cyclist who was passing at that precise moment, is seriously injured. Aram's mother feels guilty and feels the need to ...
Plot: bomb, dancing, mass murder, embassy, ambassador, explosion, vengeance, hospital, shot in the head, execution, wheelchair, human ashes ...
Time: year 1915
Place: berlin germany, france, turkey, beirut lebanon, ottoman empire ...
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