Translation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant translation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense and suspense films and TV shows about / with translation, photograph, telephone call, cigarette smoking, death, friendship, violence, murder, flashback and beach plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
translation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as translation: The Terminal (2004), Distant Lights (2003), Beyond Silence (1996), Apartment Zero (1988), Play It As It Lays (1972), Truth or Dare (2018), Yoga Hosers (2016), Microbe & Gasoline (2015), MIB 23 (2019), Psychobitch (2019).

List of translation movies

The Terminal (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Viktor Navorski is a man without a country; his plane took off just as a coup d'etat exploded in his homeland, leaving it in shambles, and now he's stranded at Kennedy Airport, where he's holding a passport that nobody recognizes. ...
Style: touching, sincere, motivational, interesting, humorous ...
Plot: airport, loneliness, immigrants, passenger, culture clash, fall in love, misfit, stranded, nothing goes right, fish out of water, happy ending, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, eastern europe, romania, canada ...
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Distant Lights (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lichter is an episodic tale from Hans-Christian Schmid about the life on the boarder between Germany and Poland. The film sheds light on the everyday stories of escape and desperateness.
Style: contemplative, serious, captivating, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: taxi driver, border, immigrants, politics, danger, couples, human spirit, political unrest, architect, violence, injustice, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe, germany, ukraine
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Beyond Silence (1996)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Beyond Silence is about a family and a young girl’s coming of age story. This German film looks into the lives of the deaf and at a story about the love for music. A girl who has always had to translate speech into sign language for her deaf ...
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, hopes, family relations, clarinet, deaf mute, concert, death, sign language, mute or deaf, parents and children, family life, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: berlin germany, italy, germany, argentina, tokyo
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Apartment Zero (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, dark humor, captivating, serious ...
Plot: neighbor, murder, serial killer, crimes, gender, loneliness, mental illness, flat, suspicion, dangerous friend, politics, secret ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, california
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Play It As It Lays (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Hollywood actress undergoes a psychic breakdown and recalls the traumatic events which led to her stay at a sanitarium.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: mental institution, infidelity, hollywood, filmmaking, family relations, mental breakdown, mental illness, innocence lost, introspection, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, beverly hills, las vegas
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Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truth or dare, supernatural horror, game, danger, murder, survival, demon, college, characters killed one by one, rivalry, sacrifice, manipulation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, london, tokyo, big ben london ...
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Yoga Hosers (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two teenage yoga enthusiasts team up with a legendary man-hunter to battle with an ancient evil presence that is threatening their major party plans.
Style: absurd, surreal, idiotic, psychedelic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: parody, friendship, high school, death, singing, sister sister relationship, family drama, prejudice, adventure, sacrifice, weapons, gory ...
Time: year 1945, 1930s
Place: canada, new jersey
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Microbe & Gasoline (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two young friends embark on a road trip across France in a vehicle they built themselves.
Style: road movie, captivating, humorous, semi serious
Plot: road trip, friendship, teenage boy, on the road, socially awkward, dysfunctional family, summer vacation, urination, apology, female teacher, reading a letter, massage parlor ...
Time: 2010s, year 2014
Place: paris france, france
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MIB 23 (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Continuing adventures of the crime fighting duo Jenko and Schmidt.
Style: psychotronic, buddy comedy, buddy movie, surprise ending
Plot: secret organization, bodyguard, alien race, co worker co worker relationship, eiffel tower paris, brooklyn new york city, false accusation, alien life-form, artifact, glowing eyes, alien invasion, spacecraft ...
Time: 90s, year 2016, 1990s, 2010s, year 1996 ...
Place: paris france, london, new york, naples italy
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Psychobitch (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frida is different. Self chosen different. Marius, on the other hand is the most perfect boy in class, and likes to show off. When they have to work together at school, it's the start of a turbulent and challenging relationship. Generation ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, captivating, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, school, teenage girl, emotional abuse, friend, group of friends, taking a photograph, humiliation, classmate classmate relationship, unrequited love, awkward situation ...
Place: eastern europe
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Sole (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Poland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two very different teens involved in a surrogate motherhood scheme learn how to live.
Style: mumblecore
Plot: coming of age, sleeping in a car, addiction, locking a door, car alarm, woman hits a man, taking a shower, dance club, woman slaps man, newborn, breast feeding, slut ...
Place: italy
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The Photographer of Mauthausen (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Spanish photographer Francesc Boix, imprisoned in the Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, works in the SS Photographic Service. Between 1943 and 1945, he hides, with the help of other prisoners, thousands of negatives, with the purpose of showing ...
Style: rough, thought provoking, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: holocaust, nazism, concentration camp, nazi, photographer, world war two, spanish civil war, slave labor, concentration camp survivor, nazi occupation, prisoner, camera ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, quarry, year 1945, year 1944
Place: spain, central europe
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The Proposition (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous Burns brothers gang. Captain Morris Stanley captures Charlie Burns ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: brutality, psychopath, cowboy, aborigine, violence, rape, retribution, gang, savagery, tragic event, criminal, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: australia
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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of failing high school students -- Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted "Theodore" Logan -- are visited by a time traveler from the future who takes them on an adventure through time to gather up actual historical figures to help them ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, cult film ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, heavy metal, high school, sent to the past, adventure, sent to the future, best friend, hopes, youth, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 19th century, 15th century ...
Place: california, new mexico, usa, ancient greece, vienna ...
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Zombie High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman goes to previously all-male boarding school on a scholarship. She begins to separate herself from her boyfriend in order to devote more time to her new environment...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: boarding school, school dance, zombie, school, high school, conspiracy, student, high school life, social relations, gory, power relations, college life ...
Time: 80s
Place: virginia, usa
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The Meg (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, ocean, giant animal, survival, giant creature, sea monster, danger, catastrophe, ancient, swimming, giant, predator ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, prehistory
Place: usa, california, china, shanghai, shanghai china ...
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Copenhagen (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After weeks of traveling through Europe, the immature William finds himself in Copenhagen, the place of his father’s birth. He befriends the youthful Effy, who works in William’s hotel as part of an internship program, and they set off to find ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, serious, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, romance, womanizer, self discovery, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, misfit, coming of age, older man younger woman relationship, older man young girl relationship, older man teenage girl relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen, berlin germany, scandinavia ...
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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: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: suspect, racism, revenge, terrorist bombing, marijuana, investigation, father in law daughter in law relationship, conspiracy, husband wife relationship, pursuit, marriage, promise ...
Time: year 2016, year 2013
Place: germany, greece, turkey, hamburg germany
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Iceman (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the Ming Dynasty, there lives four orphans, Ying, Sao, Yuanlong and Niehu. Raised in Taoyuan Village, the four are as closed as brothers. Their exceptional martial arts skills allows them to reach the highest rank within the imperial guards. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, martial arts, samurai, frame up, fish out of water, manhunt, adventure, rivalry, escapades, righting the wronged, magic, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan, hong kong, china, india
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Nomads (1985)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: French anthropologist Jean-Charles Pommier and his wife have come to LA so he can take up a position as lecturer. To his surprise he encounters a group of urban nomads. As he investigates things become more unsettling as he realizes the price paid ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, murder, obsession, doctor, hospital, anthropologist, danger, ancient mystery, scientist, vandalism, skyscraper, anthropology ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Carry on Behind (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professors Vrooshka and Crump decide to visit an archaeological site to study the artifacts there. Lo and behold, it's right next to a caravan site where all manner of people are staying. With a randy Major owning the site, a snobbish mother, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sex comedy
Plot: dog, stripper, caravan, archaeologist, chaos, disorder, couples, beach, friends, snobbism, chaos and mayhem, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
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Guernica (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful, based on true events
Plot: journalist, battlefield, civil war, saving a life, freedom, hiding place, politics, war violence, military, nazism, militia, bombing ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937, year 1975, pre world war two, year 1939 ...
Place: spain, basque country, madrid
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An Autumn's Tale (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A story about a New York Chinatown cab driver who falls for college student.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: immigrants, love triangle, college, gambling, immigration, college student, infidelity, road not taken, urban, tragic love, fish out of water, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, hong kong, usa, asia
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Carry on Regardless (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's non stop romps as the Carry On team deliver the goods in one of the rudest and funniest of the Carry On films. The cast are all on top form as a bunch of no-hoppers who join an agency in the search for a job. The anarchy mounts as they do ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: bus stop, swing, punched in the face, female teacher, mistaken identity, strip club, hiding in a closet, comedy of errors, photographer, knocked out, actor, male model ...
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Istanbul (1985)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Willy, a student, quits his vacationjob to go to Istanbul with the sinister yet facinating Klamski. On the way from Ostend to Arlon some chance meetings unpuzzle the truth about Klamski, but Willy turns out to have a dark side as well.
Style: tense, twists and turns, gloomy, rough, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, life is a bitch, on the road, haunted by the past, friends, obsessive quest, fugitives, unlikely partners, child killer, mystery, buddies, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985
Place: belgium, europe, istanbul turkey, london
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A Bun in the Oven (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: There is one thing that Nicole, who is soon turning fifty, would have loved to be spared, is to learn that the symptoms that have been ruining her life for some time are not those of a latent menopause, but those of a real pregnancy! What a drag…
Plot: pregnancy, husband wife relationship, daughter, priest, mountain, bathtub, translator, translation, alcohol, ambulance, hospital, submarine ...
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The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez (1982)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The entire cause of the problem evolves from the use of a deputy to translate. His command of Spanish is inadequate and he mistranslates what a witness tells the sheriff as to whether the real perpetrator of the crime is riding a mare (yegua) or a ...
Plot: trial, cowboy, property, kindness, horse, cattle, translation, courtroom, misunderstanding, ranger, poncho, bigotry ...
Place: mexico, texas
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The History of Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, Romania
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother's loneliness.
Style: sincere, romantic, sentimental, captivating, non-linear
Plot: love, emigrant, jewish, multiple storylines, love and romance, friendship, immigrants, translation, beach, brooklyn new york city, manuscript, novel ...
Time: year 2006, 1930s
Place: new york
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Almost a Woman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman named Esmeralda and her family move to New York from a rural area of Puerto Rico. The transition is difficult due to the many challenges she and her family face.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: immigrants, lifestyle, rise to the top, human spirit, single parent, teenage life, parents and children, family life, family problems, youth, hopes, teachers and students ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, puerto rico, latin america, usa
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Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The 5th film in the original Godzilla franchise marked a turning point in the series. Godzilla, Rodan and Mothra must put aside their quarrelsome ways to become allies and defend earth from 3 headed Dragon King Ghidorah.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, stylized, tense, scary ...
Plot: dragon, alien, monster, giant monster, princess, battles, save the world, rescue, chaos, chaos and mayhem, deadly, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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