Portugal Movies

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
IMDb: 6.4
132 min

Toby, a cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote. In the course of their comic…

Vazante

Vazante

Vazante
IMDb: 6.1
116 min

Brazil 1821. Upon his return to the imposing farmhouse, Antonio, a rich cattle herder, finds out that his wife dies in labor. Forced to live in the property with numerous…

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Genre: Drama
Porto

Porto

Porto
IMDb: 6.1
75 min

Jake and Mati are two outsiders in the northerly Portuguese city of Porto who once experienced a brief connection. A mystery remains about the moments they shared, and in searching…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Zama

Zama

Zama
IMDb: 6.7
115 min

Based on the novel by Antonio Di Benedetto. Don Diego de Zama, a Spanish officer of the 17th century settled in Asunción, awaits his transfer to Buenos Aires.

Genre: Drama
9 doigts

9 doigts

9 doigts
IMDb: 5.1
99 min

In the middle of the night, Magloire is smoking a cigarette in an abandoned train station when the police shows up for an ID check. He starts running with no…

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Genre: Crime, Mystery
The Forest of the Lost Souls

The Forest of the Lost Souls

The Forest of the Lost Souls
IMDb: 5.2
71 min

The Forest of the Lost Souls is a dense and remote forest, Portugal’s most popular place for suicide. In a summer morning, two strangers meet within the woods.

Genre: Drama, Horror
100 metros

100 metros

100 metros
IMDb: 7.5
N/A

Based on the incredibly true story of a Spanish man with Multiple Esclorosis who tried to finish an Iron-Man: 3,8km swimming, 180km cycling and 42 running. And he was told…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Death Of Louis XIV

The Death Of Louis XIV

The Death Of Louis XIV
IMDb: 6.8
115 min

August 1715. After going for a walk, Louis XIV feels a pain in his leg. The next days, the king keeps fulfilling his duties and obligations, but his sleep is…

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Genre: Drama, History
Cartas da Guerra

Cartas da Guerra

Cartas da Guerra
IMDb: 6.7
105 min

In 1971, António Lobo Antunes’ life is brutally interrupted when he is drafted into the Portuguese Army to serve as a doctor in one of the worst zones of the…

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Genre: Drama, War
The Human Surge

The Human Surge

The Human Surge
IMDb: 5.8
96 min

Buenos Aires. Exe, 25 years old, has just lost his job and is not looking for another one. His neighbors and friends seem as odd to him as they always…

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Genre: Drama
The Hunchback

The Hunchback

The Hunchback
IMDb: 5.9
30 min

A delirious sci-fi riff on the Arabian Nights’ ’Tale of the Hunchback’, that submerges us in a technological dystopia reigned by Dalaya.com, a mega-corporation that forces its employees to ’relax’…

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Montanha

Montanha

Montanha
IMDb: 6.5
91 min

Day breaks on the eighth floor in a suburban neighbourhood of Lisbon and 14-year-old Bruno’s grandfather is still in hospital. Doctors give him only a few days to live. The…

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Genre: Drama
Cosmos

Cosmos

Cosmos
IMDb: 5.8
102 min

Two young men seek the solitude of the country; their peace is disturbed when a set of random occurrences suggest to their susceptible minds a pattern with sinister meanings.

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Genre: Drama
John From

John From

John From
IMDb: 6.5
100 min

Rita is fifteen and spends the summer between warm afternoons of teenage love and party nights with her friend Sara. From Portugal to the South Pacific, the pleasures of this…

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Genre: Drama
O Pátio das Cantigas

O Pátio das Cantigas

O Pátio das Cantigas
IMDb: 5.7
N/A

A New age remake of a portguese classic, Pátio das Cantigas shows the lives of a neighbourhood in the Old Lisbon, including their desires, happiness and sadness, always with a…

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Genre: Comedy
As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto

As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto

As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto
IMDb: 7.0
125 min

Every night, in danger of being beheaded, Scheherazade tells King Shahryar unfinished tales to continue them the following night, hence defying his promise of murdering his new wives after their…

Genre: Drama
The Portuguese Falcon

The Portuguese Falcon

The Portuguese Falcon
IMDb: 7.1
106 min

A satire on anti-communist paranoia in the days of fascist dictatorship in Portugal. The series follows the adventures of the ”Lusitanian superhero”, the ultra-patriotic Captain Falcão, a man who follows…

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Genre: Comedy
Mau Mau Maria

Mau Mau Maria

Mau Mau Maria
IMDb: 5.7
N/A

Three brothers are confronted with an imposing father who avail them the heritage, identity and emotional intelligence: seven weeks is the deadline for each of them find the respect and…

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Genre: Comedy
Cavalo Dinheiro

Cavalo Dinheiro

Cavalo Dinheiro
IMDb: 7.0
104 min

While the young captains lead the revolution in the streets, the people of Fontainhas search for Ventura, lost in the woods.

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Genre: Drama
The Right Juice

The Right Juice

The Right Juice
IMDb: 5.9
93 min

Oliver Fellows, a failed city banker, is pursuing fulfillment on an old farm in Southern Portugal. He and his neighbor, Manel, face unprincipled enemies in a highly amusing quest to…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Jigsaw

The Jigsaw

The Jigsaw
IMDb: 6.9
9 min

The purchase of a mystery Jigsaw Puzzle from a strange and unsettling vendor leads a man to an evening of frightening consequences.

Genre: Horror
Grazing the Sky

Grazing the Sky

Grazing the Sky
IMDb: 6.8
87 min

Grazing the Sky is a compelling look at the lives of trapeze artists and other circus performers. The film was shot for over two years covering 11 countries, including the…

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Genre: Documentary
A Vida Invisível

A Vida Invisível

A Vida Invisível
IMDb: 5.3
99 min

There is a long night when Hugo, a civil servant, is sitting on the stairs of the Ministry where he works. He can’t face going home. The images of the…

Genre: Drama
Dédalo

Dédalo

Dédalo
IMDb: 6.2
11 min

Trapped inside the Space Freighter/Refinery Dédalo, Siena tries to survive an infestation of diabolic creatures.

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Double Play: James Benning and Richard Linklater

Double Play: James Benning and Richard Linklater

Double Play: James Benning and Richard Linklater
IMDb: 6.8
70 min

In 1985, former oil rig worker Richard Linklater began a film screening society in Austin, Texas, that aimed to show classic art-house and experimental films to a budding community of…

Genre: Documentary
Real Playing Game

Real Playing Game

Real Playing Game
IMDb: 4.3
103 min

In a future not too far away, Steve Battier, an elderly, terminally ill multi-millionaire, accepts the offer of a company – RPG – that in exchange for a high monetary…

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What Now? Remind Me

What Now? Remind Me

What Now? Remind Me
IMDb: 7.3
164 min

Joaquim Pinto has been living with HIV and VHC for almost twenty years. “What now? Remind Me” is the notebook of a year of clinical studies with toxic, mind altering…

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A batalha de Tabatô

A batalha de Tabatô

A batalha de Tabatô
IMDb: 5.7
78 min

Fatu’s father has returned home to Guinea-Bissau from Portugal to attend her wedding. The young woman teaches at the university and her future husband is a well-known musician. Their wedding…

Genre: Drama
La cage dorée

La cage dorée

La cage dorée
IMDb: 7.2
90 min

In the beautiful area of ​​Paris, Maria and José Ribeiro lived for almost thirty years on the ground floor of a Haussmann building, in their dear little lodge.

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Genre: Comedy
Night Train to Lisbon

Night Train to Lisbon

Night Train to Lisbon
IMDb: 6.8
111 min

Raimund Gregorius, having saved a beautiful Portuguese woman from leaping to her death, stumbles upon a mesmerizing book by a Portuguese author, which compels him to suddenly abandon the boring…

Linhas de Wellington

Linhas de Wellington

Linhas de Wellington
IMDb: 6.1
151 min

Passionate romance, brutal treachery, and selfless nobility are set against the background of Napoleon’s 1810 invasion of Portugal in Valeria Sarmiento’s intimate epic.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Insensibles

Insensibles

Insensibles
IMDb: 6.2
105 min

Set in Catalonia, Painless weaves two stories: in one, starting during the Spanish Civil War and running through to the ’60s, an asylum attempts to rehabilitate children who feel no…

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Cosmopolis

Cosmopolis

Cosmopolis
IMDb: 5.0
109 min

Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo during a riot in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager’s life begins to crumble.

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Genre: Drama
Imagine

Imagine

Imagine
IMDb: 7.4
105 min

A blind teacher breaks the rules to help a female student rediscover the pleasures of life.

Genre: Best 2012, Drama
Florbela

Florbela

Florbela
IMDb: 6.5
119 min

Shaken by a divorce in the 1920s, Portuguese poetess Florbela Espanca uses her writing to deal with her tumultuous relationship with men, eroticism and love.

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Genre: Drama, History
Tabu

Tabu

Tabu
IMDb: 7.3
110 min

When Pilar’s befriended neighbour Aurora dies, Pilar starts to dig into Aurora’s past and learns about Aurora’s very tragic love story.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Bonsái

Bonsái

Bonsái
IMDb: 6.4
95 min

A young writer recounts an earlier romance in hopes of attracting his new love interest.

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Genre: Drama
Dharma Guns (La succession Starkov)

Dharma Guns (La succession Starkov)

Dharma Guns (La succession Starkov)
IMDb: 5.4
93 min

The film opens on a water-skiing accident – a girl (Délie) drives a speedboat and pulls a young man (Stan). They are both challenging their own limits when a crash…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Strange Case of Angelica

The Strange Case of Angelica

The Strange Case of Angelica
IMDb: 6.2
97 min

A magical tale about a young photographer who falls madly in love with a woman he can never have, except in his dreams. Late one night, Isaac is summoned by…

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Genre: Drama
Backlight

Backlight

Backlight
IMDb: 6.1
90 min

Several characters who are each at critical stages of their lives are strangely impelled towards an uncharted lake in the middle of the desert where they all have the opportunity…

How to Draw a Perfect Circle

How to Draw a Perfect Circle

How to Draw a Perfect Circle
IMDb: 5.5
93 min

Guilherme and Sofia, brother and sister, grow up sharing experiences and slowly discovering their sexuality. The thing that Sofia doesn’t know is how far Guilherme will go to keep her…

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Genre: Drama
The Red Siren

The Red Siren

The Red Siren
IMDb: 5.2
118 min

Nearly 13, Alice rebels, telling the Paris police that her mother is a murderer. Alice has no evidence; her mother, Eva, rich and powerful, avoids charges. Alice promptly runs away,…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama
The Ninth Gate

The Ninth Gate

The Ninth Gate
IMDb: 6.7
133 min

An all-expenses-paid international search for a rare copy of the book, ’The Nine Gates of the Shadow Kingdom’ brings an unscrupulous book dealer deep into a world of murder, double-dealing…

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The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits
IMDb: 6.9
140 min

A rancher, his clairvoyant wife and their family face turbulent years in South America.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Belle Epoque

Belle Epoque

Belle Epoque
IMDb: 7.1
109 min

In 1931, a young soldier deserts from the army and falls into a country farm, where he is welcomed by the owner due to his political ideas. Manolo has four…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Lethal Pursuit

Lethal Pursuit

Lethal Pursuit
IMDb: 5.5
95 min

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Tombs of the Blind Dead

Tombs of the Blind Dead

Tombs of the Blind Dead
IMDb: 6.2
101 min

In the thirteenth century, the region around the city of Berzano was ruled by a legion of Templar Knights, who sought eternal life through the ingestion of human blood. They…

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Genre: Horror
O Passado e o Presente

O Passado e o Presente

O Passado e o Presente
IMDb: 6.7
115 min

This is an intriguing avant-garde look at what motivates the leisurely classes in Portugal, for better or worse, by director Manoel de Oliveira. Set in a spacious country home peopled…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama