Best Swiss Movies

This page is updated regularly. Subscribe, so you don't miss new recommendations. The list of "Best Swiss Movies" contains films with the following parameters. Style: suspense, serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic and exciting. Plot: death, catastrophe, murder, storytelling, chase, mentor, violence, dialogue, adaptation and destiny. Genre: Drama, Thriller and Action. Country: Switzerland, USA and UK.
Best Swiss Movies
Best Swiss Movies
TOP Movies: SAS: Red Notice (2021), Youth (2015), Under the Skin (2013), Official Secrets (2019), Before Sunrise (1995), Prospect (2018), Supernova (2000), Man on Fire (2004), The Host (2013), Blue My Mind (2017), American Ultra (2015), Daredevil (2003), Superman (1978), The Recruit (2003), Jobs (2013), Maggie (2015), North Face (2008), The Divine Order (2017), Mario (2018), Loving Vincent (2017).

List of Best Movies

SAS: Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An off-duty SAS soldier, Tom Buckingham, must thwart a terror attack on a train running through the Channel Tunnel. As the action escalates on the train, events transpire in the corridors of power that may make the difference as to whether ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: swat team, hostile takeover, soldier, hostage, hostage situation, special agents, british government, terrorism, terrorist, train, ransom, organized crime ...
Time: 2020s
Place: georgia, london, england, paris france, english channel
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Youth (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy, France, UK, Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: YOUTH explores the lifelong bond between two friends vacationing in a luxury Swiss Alps lodge as they ponder retirement. While Fred has no plans to resume his musical career despite the urging of his loving daughter Lena, Mick is intent on finishing ...
Style: meditative, melancholic, talky, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: nude swimming, life, screenwriter, adultery, composer, father in law daughter in law relationship, aging, vacation, life & death, old friends, sex scene, friendship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: switzerland, venice, alps, swiss alps
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On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: James Bond tracks archnemesis Ernst Blofeld to a mountaintop retreat where he's training an army of beautiful but lethal women. Along the way, Bond falls for Italian contessa Tracy Draco -- and marries her in order to get closer to Blofeld. ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, heroes, undercover, bio weapon, gadget, honeymoon, secret organization, british secret service, daughter, suicide, secret service ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, switzerland, alps, portugal, france ...
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Under the Skin (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Switzerland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A seductive alien prowls the streets of Glasgow in search of prey: unsuspecting men who fall under her spell.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: femme fatale, alien, nudity (full frontal - brief), deadly creature, hitchhiker, creature, human nature, on the road, trap, introspection, lust, drowning ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
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Official Secrets (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun, who prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: iraq war, whistleblower, politics, legal, espionage, lie, british government, british politics, investigation, blackmail, intrigue, top secret ...
Time: year 2003, 2000s, year 2004
Place: washington d.c., london
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Before Sunrise (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On his way to Vienna, American Jesse meets Céline, a student returning to Paris. After long conversations forge a surprising connection between them, Jesse convinces Celine to get off the train with him in Vienna. Since his flight to the U.S. ...
Style: philosophical, sentimental, sincere, talky, intellectual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: chance meeting, fall in love, destiny, romance, tourist, love and romance, twentysomething life, encounter, lovers, young lovers, lifestyle, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: austria, vienna, paris france, europe, madrid ...
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Prospect (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage girl and her father travel to a remote alien moon, aiming to strike it rich. They've secured a contract to harvest a large deposit of the elusive gems hidden in the depths of the moon's toxic forest. But there are others roving ...
Style: psychotronic, mysterious, suspenseful, suspense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: father daughter relationship, alien planet, planet, greed, father and daughter, survival, stranger, rescue, young girl, partners, outer space, treasure ...
Time: future
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Supernova (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 22nd century, when a battered salvage ship sends out a distress signal, the seasoned crew of the rescue hospital ship Nova-17 responds. What they find is a black hole--that threatens to destroy both ships--and a mysterious survivor whose ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, space and aliens, survival, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, race against time, save the world, ship, chess, remote control ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Man on Fire (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Switzerland
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Jaded ex-CIA operative John Creasy reluctantly accepts a job as the bodyguard for a 10-year-old girl in Mexico City. They clash at first, but eventually bond, and when she's kidnapped he's consumed by fury and will stop at nothing to save ...
Style: tense, rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, kidnapping, vengeance, justice, mercenary, revenge, bodyguard, child abduction, vigilantism, cia, vigilante, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
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The Host (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A parasitic alien soul is injected into the body of Melanie Stryder. Instead of carrying out her race's mission of taking over the Earth, "Wanda" (as she comes to be called) forms a bond with her host and sets out to aid other free ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: evil alien, romance, teenage love, interspecies romance, love and romance, apocalypse, youth, true love, resistance, power of love, vestiges of humanity, invasion ...
Time: future
Place: usa, paris france
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Blue My Mind (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 15-year-old Mia faces an overwhelming transformation which puts her entire existence into question. Her body is changing radically, and despite desperate attempts to halt the process, Mia is soon forced to accept that nature is far more powerful ...
Style: captivating, suspense, touching, suspenseful, neurotic ...
Plot: mermaid, puberty, teenager, coming of age, transformation, parent child relationship, underage sex, life is a bitch, party, hospital, depression, school ...
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American Ultra (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American Ultra is a fast-paced action comedy about Mike, a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe, is suddenly turned upside down. Unbeknownst to him, Mike is actually a highly trained, ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, stylized, visually appealing, light ...
Plot: memory loss, dark humor, cia agent, top secret, criminal, amnesia, undercover agent, cia, spy, hitman, brainwashing, small town ...
Place: west virginia, langley virginia, manila philippines
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Daredevil (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, dark, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret identity, supernatural ability, superhero, blindness, vigilantism, good versus evil, martial arts, rain, vengeance, boxing, blind character, superhuman powers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, england, manhattan new york city
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Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, double life, save the world, space and aliens, crime fighter, heroes, megalomaniac, secret identity, journalist, good versus evil, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 1940s, year 1978, 60s, year 1948 ...
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, new jersey ...
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The Recruit (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A brilliant CIA trainee must prove his worth at the Farm, the agency's secret training grounds, where he learns to watch his back and trust no one.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: cia, spy, double agent, basic training, surveillance, recruit, mole, hotshot hero, recruitment, espionage, betrayal, traitor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., boston, usa, miami, langley virginia ...
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Jobs (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.
Style: serious, realistic, factual, inspirational, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: prodigy, business, rise to the top, creativity, programmer, entrepreneur, inventions and discoveries, inventor, computers and web, workplace situations, perfectionist, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: usa, india, california, new jersey
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Maggie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's a deadly zombie epidemic threatening humanity, but Wade, a small-town farmer and family man, refuses to accept defeat even when his daughter Maggie becomes infected. As Maggie's condition worsens and the authorities seek to ...
Style: scary, touching, suspenseful, bleak, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, terminal illness, death, plague, virus, survival horror, father daughter relationship, end of the world, life is a bitch, parents and children, post apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015
Place: usa, midwest, california
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North Face (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: North Face tells the story of two German climbers Toni Kurz and Andreas Hinterstoisser and their attempt to scale the deadly North Face of the Eiger.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, touching, tense ...
Plot: mountain climbing, climbing, adventurer, mountaineer, forces of nature, rivalry, ambition, adventure, heroic mission, survival, contests and competitions, buddies ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, alps, germany, swiss alps, bavaria
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The Divine Order (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nora is a young housewife and mother, living in a quaint little village with her husband and their two sons. The Swiss countryside is untouched by the major social upheavals the movement of 1968 has brought about. Nora’s life is not affected ...
Style: sincere, humorous, light, captivating
Plot: women's rights, politics, feminism, husband wife relationship, voting, village, countryside, women, society, fighting the system, husband wife estrangement, strike ...
Time: 70s, year 1971, 20th century
Place: switzerland, zurich switzerland
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Mario (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Two young gay soccer players get caught up between the politics of the game and the politics of love. In Swiss German.
Style: sentimental, lgbt cinema, touching, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay romance, gay sex, male homosexuality, lgbt, gay athlete, first love, closeted homosexual, gay interest, career, forbidden love ...
Place: central europe
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Loving Vincent (2017)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Poland, UK, USA, Switzerland, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film brings the paintings of Vincent van Gogh to life to tell his remarkable story. Every one of the 65,000 frames of the film is an oil-painting hand-painted by 125 professional oil-painters who travelled from all across the world to the Loving ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, captivating, disturbing, adult animation ...
Plot: painter, investigation, mysterious death, painting, art, obsession, genius, mental illness, money, friendship, secret, lie ...
Time: 19th century, year 1990
Place: paris france
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Conviction (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, disturbing, intense ...
Plot: false accusation, lawyer, injustice, legal action, fighting the system, court, legal, courtroom drama, hopes, convict, prison, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 80s, contemporary ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
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The Railway Man (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Switzerland, UK, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A victim from World War II's "Death Railway" sets out to find those responsible for his torture. A true story.
Style: captivating, intense, emotional, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: torture, war, human spirit, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, wartime life, revenge, introspection, captivity, track down, post traumatic stress disorder, autobiography ...
Time: 20th century, year 1980, year 1942, 1940s
Place: thailand, asia, burma, japan, england
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Vitus (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Vitus tells the story of a highly-gifted boy (played by real-life piano prodigy Teo Gheorghiu) whose parents have demanding and ambitious plans for him.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching, sincere ...
Plot: child prodigy, prodigy, pianist, performance, family relations, friendship, rebelliousness, parents and children, music, youth, gadget, overbearing parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe, zurich switzerland
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The Constant Gardener (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Kenya, France, USA, Switzerland
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Justin Quayle is a low-level British diplomat who has always gone about his work very quietly, not causing any problems. But after his radical wife Tessa is killed he becomes determined to find out why, thrusting himself into the middle of a very ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: aids, corruption, murder, death, investigation, cover up, political corruption, uncover truth, diplomat, fighting the system, obsession, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kenya, africa, london, sudan, europe ...
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Cleopatra (1963)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.The winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen who's determined to hold on ...
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Plot: cleopatra, roman empire, femme fatale, ancient egypt, betrayal, assassination, ambition, ancient rome, tomb, ruler, romance, poisoning ...
Time: 1st century b.c., 1st century, 1930s, 18th century
Place: egypt, alexandria egypt, middle east, africa, greece ...
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The Untamed (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hypnotic, perturbing, and utterly enthralling, The Untamed combines a suspenseful family drama with truly bizarre elements of science fiction and horror. Desperate to flee but consumed by fear, Alejandra, a young mother and working housewife, is ...
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing, suspense, psychological
Plot: interspecies sex, animal sex, sex scene, alien, meteorite, unhappy marriage, creature, hospital, doctor, husband wife relationship, family relations, extraterrestrial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
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The Awakening of Motti Wolkenbruch (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The young Orthodox Jew, Motti Wolkenbruch, finds himself at a turning point. His beloved mother wants him to get married and presents one marriage candidate after the other. Unfortunately none of the woman pleases him, because they all look just ...
Style: light, captivating, humorous, contemplative
Plot: jewish family, matchmaking, family dinner, rabbi, looking for love, family relations, self discovery, couples, fall in love, society, love and romance, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: switzerland
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My Life as a Zucchini (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: After his mother’s death, Zucchini is befriended by a kind police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home filled with other orphans his age. There, with the help of his newfound friends, Zucchini eventually learns to trust and ...
Style: touching, sincere, psychological, compassionate, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: loneliness, boy, alcoholic, orphanage, friendship, children, introvert, adoption, accidental killing, police officer, children's home, first love ...
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The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Ireland, Switzerland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, vengeance, treason, false accusation, treasure, adventure, prison, sword fight, french, lone hero, confined, aristocracy ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: france, marseille, europe, paris france
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