Iceland Movies ListPage 1
Directors:Cillian Murphy, Eva Birthistle, Catherine Walker, Lara McDonnell
Two couples (played by Andrew Scott, Cillian Murphy, Eva Birthistle and Catherine Walker) appear to live in marital bliss until cracks begin to appear in both seemingly steady marriages. The film asks the question 'How well do any of us really know each other' and explores the ideas of love, lust, and family relationships.
Directors:Roland Møller, Jakob Oftebro, Allan Hyde, Maria Bonnevie, Søren Malling, Laura Bro, Joi Johannsson, Stina Ekblad, Austa Lea Jespersen, Peter Plaugborg, Jim High, Mads Riisom, Adam Ild Rohweder, Lado Hadzic, Olaf Johannessen
The Shamer's daughter, Dina, has unwillingly inherited her mother's supernatural ability. She can look straight into the soul of other people, making them feel ashamed of themselves. When ... See full summary »
Directors:Eero Aho, Johannes Holopainen, Jussi Vatanen, Aku Hirviniemi, Hannes Suominen, Arttu Kapulainen, Paula Vesala, Samuel Vauramo, Joonas Saartamo, Juho Milonoff, Andrei Alen, Matti Ristinen, Diana Pozharskaya, Max Ovaska, Kimi Vilkkula
A film adaptation of Väinö Linna's best selling novel The Unknown Soldier (1954) and the novel's unedited manuscript version, Sotaromaani.
Directors:Hera Hilmar, Baltasar Kormákur, Gísli Örn Garðarsson, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Þorsteinn Gunnarsson, Þorsteinn Bachmann, Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir, Joi Johannsson, Thelma Gudmunds, Margrét Bjarnadóttir, Jón Páll Eyjólfsson, Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson, Kristján Franklin Magnúss, Agust Bjarnason, María Heba Þorkelsdóttir
Genres:Family, Comedy, Documentary
Icelandic auteur Baltasar Kormákur (Contraband, 2 Guns, Everest) directs and stars in this psychological thriller about a father who tries to pull his daughter out of her world of drugs and petty crime, only to find that danger can be found in unexpected places.
Directors:Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson, Ágústa Eva Erlendsdóttir, Elma Stefania Agustsdottir, Thor Kristjansson, Anna Gunndís Guðmundsdóttir, Sara Dögg Ásgeirsdóttir, Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson, Jóhann Sigurðarson, Sveinn Geirsson, Arnar Páll Harðarson, Þór Tulinius, Ragnheiður Steindórsdóttir, Júlia Hannam, Gudni Geir Jóhanneson, Bjarni Kristbjðrsson
Actors:Óskar Thór Axelsson
Genres:Comedy, Biography, Music, Documentary
A story about a young man and woman who move into a small abandoned town in Iceland to renovate an old house. Little do they know the town has a dark history.
Directors:Samir Guesmi, Florence Loiret Caille, Didda Jónsdóttir, Philippe Rebbot, Estéban, Olivia Côte, Frosti Runólfsson, Johanna Nizard, Samer Bisharat, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Kristbjörg Kjeld, Anne Morin, Christine Dory, Óttar Proppé, Barði Jóhannsson
Actors:Sólveig Anspach, Jean-Luc Gaget
Genres:Drama, Comedy, Crime
Samir, a forty-odd crane operator in the Paris region, falls in love at first sight with Agathe, a young woman while she gets rid of a jerk trying to pick her up. Learning that she is a swimming instructor at the the Maurice Thorez swimming pool, he decides to approach her under the pretense of taking swimming lessons under her guidance. His first steps are successful and they are on the verge of giving themselves to each other when an incident happens, revealing that not only is he a good swimmer but an expert diver as well. His deception is then exposed and as Agathe hates lies and liars, reconquering her will not be a pleasure cruise.
Directors:Björn Stefánsson, Sigurður Þór Óskarsson, Guðmundur Ólafsson, Aðalbjörg Árnadóttir, Anna Eva Steindórsdóttir, Böðvar Óttar Steindórsson
Genres:Comedy, Biography, Music
Months after they broke up, Gunnar receives a strange phone call from his ex-boyfriend, Einar. He sounds distraught, like he's about to do something terrible to himself. Gunnar drives up to the secluded cabin where Einar is holed up and soon discovers that there's more going on than he imagined. As the two men come to terms with their broken relationship, some other person seems to be lurking outside the cabin, wanting to get in.
Directors:Hera Hilmar, Thor Kristjansson, Þorsteinn Bachmann, Sveinn Ólafur Gunnarsson, Jóel Sæmundsson, Vigfús Þormar Gunnarsson, Ingvar Þórðarson, Elías Helgi Kofoed-Hansen, Laufey Elíasdóttir, Birgir Örn Steinarsson, Agust Bjarnason, Annalísa Hermannsdóttir, Markus Reymann, Kristín Lea Sigríðardóttir, Valur Freyr Einarsson
Three tales of three people who have a lasting effect on one another. A young writer whose career is skyrocketing finds himself in a stormy marriage. He divorces his wife after the death of their daughter, shuts himself from the outside world and drinks himself to death over a twenty-year period.
Directors:Cait Bliss, Colin Critchley, Jason Martin, Dave Klasko, Brandon Smalls, James Wilcox, Melinda Chilton, Andrew Kaempfer, Kara Durrett, Weston Wilson, Charlotte Patton, Hilary R. Walker
A simple night of babysitting takes a horrifying turn when Helen realizes the boogeyman really is in little Lucas' closet.
Directors:Baldur Einarsson, Blær Hinriksson, Diljá Valsdóttir, Katla Njálsdóttir, Jónína Þórdís Karlsdóttir, Rán Ragnarsdóttir, Nína Dögg Filippusdóttir, Sveinn Ólafur Gunnarsson, Nanna Kristín Magnúsdóttir, Søren Malling, Gunnar Jónsson, Daniel Hans Erlendsson, Theodór Pálsson, Sveinn Sigurbjörnsson, Árni Friðriksson
Actors:Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson
A remote fishing village in Iceland. Teenage boys Thor and Christian experience a turbulent summer as one tries to win the heart of a girl while the other discovers new feelings toward his best friend. When summer ends and the harsh nature of Iceland takes back its rights, it's time to leave the playground and face adulthood.
Directors:Jakob Oftebro, Werner Daehn, Pekka Strang, Lauri Tilkanen, Jimmy Shaw, Troy T. Scott, Þorsteinn Bachmann, Kari Hietalahti, Jessica Grabowsky, Seumas F. Sargent, Jan Böhme, Haymon Maria Buttinger, Leif Edlund, Jan Lindwall, Taisto Oksanen
Touko Laaksonen, a decorated officer, returns home after a harrowing and heroic experience serving his country in World War II, but life in Finland during peacetime proves equally distressing. He finds peace-time Helsinki rampant with persecution of the homosexual men around him, even being pressured to marry women and have children. Touko finds refuge in his liberating art, specializing in homoerotic drawings of muscular men, free of inhibitions. His work - made famous by his signature 'Tom of Finland' - became the emblem of a generation of men and fanned the flames of a gay revolution.
Directors:Baltasar Kormákur, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Lilja Nótt Þórarinsdóttir, Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson, Jörundur Ragnarsson, Theodór Júlíusson, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Victor Löw, Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson, Magnús Jónsson, Stormur Jón Kormákur Baltasarsson, Pálmi Kormákur Baltasarsson, Magnús Ragnarsson, Arnar Ingvarsson, Ragnar Erling Hermannsson
Financial concerns tempt a security guard to return to his smuggling ways.
Directors:Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse, Peter Stormare, Joel Grey, Cara Seymour, Vladica Kostic, Jean-Marc Barr, Vincent Paterson, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Zeljko Ivanek, Udo Kier, Jens Albinus, Reathel Bean, Mette Berggreen
Actors:Lars von Trier (as Lars Von Trier)
Genres:Family, Comedy, Romance
1964 in small town Washington state. Selma Jezková, a Czechoslovakian immigrant, and her preteen son Gene live in a rented trailer owned by and on the property of married Bill and Linda Houston, he the town sheriff. Beyond Bill and Linda, Selma has a small group of friends who look out for her, including her primary confidante, Kathy, with who she works, and Jeff who wants to be her boyfriend. Jeff regularly waits outside Selma's workplace long before the end of her shift to drive her home, despite she always refusing in not wanting to lead him on. Her primary job is working on the Anderson Tool factory assembly line, but she does whatever she can to earn money. What only Kathy knows among Selma's friends is that she is slowly going blind, her medical condition being genetic. Selma is barely able to see, just enough to do her job. Her primary reason for moving to the US and for working all the time is to earn enough money for an operation for Gene when he turns thirteen, he who ...
Directors:Lauren German, Roger Bart, Heather Matarazzo, Bijou Phillips, Richard Burgi, Vera Jordanova, Jay Hernandez, Jordan Ladd, Milan Knazko, Edwige Fenech, Stanislav Yanevski, Patrik Zigo, Zuzana Geislerová, Ivan Furak, Monika Malácová
Three female college students take a detour from their partying, enticed by a beautiful European woman who promises seclusion, safety and maybe even romance. What they get is a living hell where they are sold to the highest bidder who's fondest wish is to kill them slowly. Hostel 2 also follows 2 American men who, on the flip side of the coin, are willing to pay to join an exclusive club where a life will end at their hands...any way they like. It's a story of human monsters and the almighty dollar as only Eli Roth could tell it.
Directors:Jay Hernandez, Derek Richardson, Eythor Gudjonsson, Barbara Nedeljakova, Jan Vlasák, Jana Kaderabkova, Jennifer Lim, Keiko Seiko, Lubomír Bukový, Jana Havlickova, Rick Hoffman, Petr Janis, Takashi Miike, Patrik Zigo, Milda Jedi Havlas
3 backpackers are in Amsterdam where they get locked out of their youth hostel. They are invited into a man's house where he tells them of a hostel somewhere in eastern Europe where the women are all incredibly hot and have a taste for American men. When they get there, everything is too good to be true - the hostel is "to die for"
Directors:William Hope, Leon Herbert, Ronald Pickup, Philip Bretherton, Noah Huntley, Dominique McElligott, Skye Bennett, Mr. Lordi, Kita, Amen, Ox, Awa, Jussi Haukkamaa, Hilla Haukkamaa, Hugo Haukkamaa
Actors:Pete Riski, Alan Smithee
Genres:Biography, Documentary, History
While in the hospital for a tomography of the brain of his autistic daughter Sarah, Ben becomes upset when there is a power failure. He decides to leave the hospital with Sarah, while the nurse Emily tries to convince him to leave Sarah for further treatment. They get the elevator with three other passengers, and suddenly the elevator stops; when the door opens, people has vanished from the hospital, the environment is creepy and they are chased by devilish monsters. They find that they are trapped in the hospital, and the creatures seem to be hunting Sarah.
Directors:Vegar Hoel, Ørjan Gamst, Martin Starr, Jocelyn DeBoer, Ingrid Haas, Stig Frode Henriksen, Hallvard Holmen, Kristoffer Joner, Amrita Acharia, Derek Mears, Bjarte Tjøstheim, Christian Rubeck, Charlotte Frogner, Jesper Sundnes, Tage Guddingsmo
Genres:Adult, Biography, Drama
If the worst day of your life consisted of accidentally killing your girlfriend with an axe, chain-sawing your own arm off, and watching in horror as your closest friends were devoured by a zombified Nazi battalion, you'd have to assume that things couldn't get much worse. In Martin's case, that was only the beginning.
Directors:Sigurður Sigurjónsson, Theodór Júlíusson, Charlotte Bøving, Jón Benónýsson, Gunnar Jónsson, Þorleifur Einarsson, Sveinn Ólafur Gunnarsson, Ingrid Jónsdóttir, Jörundur Ragnarsson, Viktor Már Bjarnason, Ólafur Ólafsson, Jenný Lára Arnórsdóttir, Guðrún Sveinbjörnsdóttir, Þorsteinn Gunnar Bjarnason, Anna Sæunn Ólafsdóttir
In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live side by side, tending to their sheep. Their ancestral sheep-stock is considered one of the country's best and the two brothers are repeatedly awarded for their prized rams who carry an ancient lineage. Although they share the land and a way of life, Gummi and Kiddi have not spoken to each other in four decades. When a lethal disease suddenly infects Kiddi's sheep, the entire valley comes under threat. The authorities decide to cull all the animals in the area to contain the outbreak. This is a near death sentence for the farmers, whose sheep are their main source of income, and many abandon their land. But Gummi and Kiddi don't give up so easily - and each brother tries to stave off the disaster in his own fashion: Kiddi by using his rifle and Gummi by using his wits. As the authorities close in the brothers will need to come together to save the special breed passed down for generations, and themselves, from extinction.
Directors:Maika Monroe, Matt O'Leary, Arnar Jónsson, Gunnar Helgason, Berglind Rós Sigurðardóttir
Actors:Geoffrey Orthwein, Andrew Sullivan
On a romantic getaway to Iceland, a young American couple wake up one morning to discover every person on earth has disappeared. Their struggle to survive and to reconcile the mysterious event lead them to reconsider everything they know about themselves and the world.
Directors:Guy Kent, Marta Gastini, Sveinn Ólafur Gunnarsson, Thora Bjorg Helga, Salome R. Gunnarsdottir, Stefán Hallur Stefánsson, Snorri Engilbertsson, Kolbeinn Arnbjörnsson, Sveinn Geirsson, Lilja Birgisdottir, Jordan Goldnadel, Charlotte Vercoustre
An American photographer adrift in a remote Icelandic community becomes entangled in the lives of a mysterious European couple.
Directors:Gudmundur Thorvaldsson, Patrick Baladi, Hilda Péter, Patrick Regis, Elizabeth Boag, Celyn Jones, Eugenia Caruso, Christopher Villiers, Philip York, Cristina Catalina, Rich Peppiatt, Rufus Graham, Marina Margarita, Caroline Bartholomew, Ilario Calvo
A photographer turned paparazzi is caught in the downward spiral of a fabricated tabloid story.
Directors:Earl Lynn Nelson, Paul Eenhoorn, Daníel Gylfason, Þrúður Kristjánsdóttir, Karrie Crouse, Elizabeth McKee, Arnar Guðmundsson, Magnús Kr. Guðmundsson, Bjarni Tryggvason, Emmsjé Gauti, Benjamin Kasulke, Christina Jennings, Alice Olivia Clarke, Halldóra Guðjónsdóttir, Amy Yoder
Actors:Aaron Katz, Martha Stephens
A pair of ex-brothers-in-law set off to Iceland in an attempt to reclaim their youth through Reykjavik nightclubs, trendy spas, and rugged campsites. This bawdy adventure is a throwback to 1980s road trip comedies, as well as a candid exploration of aging, loneliness, and friendship.
Directors:Jason Clarke, Ang Phula Sherpa, Thomas M. Wright, Martin Henderson, Tom Goodman-Hill, Charlotte Bøving, Pemba Sherpa, Amy Shindler, Simon Harrison, Chris Reilly, John Hawkes, Naoko Mori, Michael Kelly, Tim Dantay, Todd Boyce
Genres:Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Comedy, Documentary
On the morning of May 10, 1996, climbers from two commercial expeditions start their final ascent toward the summit of Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. With little warning, a violent storm strikes the mountain, engulfing the adventurers in one of the fiercest blizzards ever encountered by man. Challenged by the harshest conditions imaginable, the teams must endure blistering winds and freezing temperatures in an epic battle to survive against nearly impossible odds.
Directors:Ian McKellen, Bimbo Hart, Alastair MacIntosh, David Kelly, Ben Barnes, Kate Magowan, Melanie Hill, Charlie Cox, Sienna Miller, Henry Cavill, Nathaniel Parker, Darby Hawker, Frank Ellis, Peter O'Toole, Mark Strong
Genres:History, Adventure, Crime, Film-Noir
The passage from this world to the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold is through a breach in a wall beside an English village. In the 1800s, a boy becomes a man when he ventures through the breach in pursuit of a fallen star, to prove his love for the village beauty. The star is no lump of rock, it's a maiden, Yvaine. Tristan, the youth, is not the only one looking for her: three witches, led by Lamia, want her heart to make them young; and, the sons of the dead king of Stormhold want her because she holds a ruby that will give one of them title to the throne. Assisting Tristan are his mother, the victim of a spell, and a cross-dressing pirate of the skies. Will Tristan win his true love?
Directors:Hringur Ingvarsson, Spencer Wilding, Stellan Skarsgård, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Gunnar Eyjólfsson, Gerard Butler, Philip Whitchurch, Ronan Vibert, Rory McCann, Tony Curran, Martin Delaney, Mark Lewis, Elva Ósk Ólafsdóttir, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Steinunn Ólína Þorsteinsdóttir
Genres:Adult, History, Adventure, Comedy
The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected Lord of the Danes, Beowulf leads a troop of warriors across the sea to rid a village of the marauding monster. The monster, Grendel, is not a creature of mythic powers, but one of flesh and blood - immense flesh and raging blood, driven by a vengeance from being wronged, while Beowulf, a victorious soldier in his own right, has become increasingly troubled by the hero-myth rising up around his exploits. Beowulf's willingness to kill on behalf of Hrothgar wavers when it becomes clear that the King is more responsible for the troll's rampages than was first apparent. As a soldier, Beowulf is unaccustomed to hesitating. His relationship with the mesmerizing witch, Selma, creates deeper confusion. Swinging his sword at a great, stinking beast is no longer such a simple act. The story is set in barbarous Northern Europe where the reign...
Directors:Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgård, Katrin Cartlidge, Jean-Marc Barr, Adrian Rawlins, Jonathan Hackett, Sandra Voe, Udo Kier, Mikkel Gaup, Roef Ragas, Phil McCall, Robert Robertson, Desmond Reilly, Sarah Gudgeon, Finlay Welsh
Actors:Lars von Trier
Drama set in a repressed, deeply religious community in the north of Scotland, where a naive young woman named Bess McNeil meets and falls in love with Danish oil-rig worker Jan. Bess and Jan are deeply in love but, when Jan returns to his rig, Bess prays to God that he returns for good. Jan does return, his neck broken in an accident aboard the rig. Because of his condition, Jan and Bess are now unable to enjoy a sexual relationship and Jan urges Bess to take another lover and tell him the details. As Bess becomes more and more deviant in her sexual behavior, the more she comes to believe that her actions are guided by God and are helping Jan recover.
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