Best Yugoslavian/Serbian movies

by jovanovicnikola-34275 | created - 01 May 2016 | updated - 01 May 2016 | Public

My personal list of 10 best titles of yugoslavian/serbian cinematography

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1. T.T. Syndrome (2002)

102 min | Horror, Thriller

Several people get locked in a turkish bath at night, being hunted by a brutal serial killer, who seems to be seized with the T.T. Syndrome, a brain malady that leads to painful sociopathy.

Director: Dejan Zecevic | Stars: Sonja Damjanovic, Nikola Djuricko, Branko Vidakovic, Nebojsa Glogovac

Votes: 656

2. The Professional (2003)

104 min | Comedy, Drama

After the collapse of the Yugoslavian government, a former secret agent, now a taxi driver, enters the office of a former university professor, now a firm director.

Director: Dusan Kovacevic | Stars: Bora Todorovic, Branislav Lecic, Natasa Ninkovic, Dragan Jovanovic

Votes: 5,738

3. Huddersfield (2007)

95 min | Drama

Unsuccessful radio host Rasa makes a small party in his alcoholic father's run-down apartment, and one of his guests is his neighbor Ivan who takes antipsychotics.

Director: Ivan Zivkovic | Stars: Goran Susljik, Nebojsa Glogovac, Vojin Cetkovic, Josif Tatic

Votes: 2,472

4. Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996)

115 min | Comedy, Drama, History

During the war in Bosnia, two childhood friends eventually become enemies, as the tragic and devastating circumstances of the war put them on the opposite sides and expose the most gruesome and cruel aspects of the human nature.

Director: Srdjan Dragojevic | Stars: Dragan Bjelogrlic, Nikola Kojo, Dragan Maksimovic, Zoran Cvijanovic

Votes: 13,891

5. The Wounds (1998)

103 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

This film follows two Belgrade youths on their rise to gangster legends in a decaying society.

Director: Srdjan Dragojevic | Stars: Dusan Pekic, Milan Maric, Dragan Bjelogrlic, Branka Katic

Votes: 9,637

6. The Knife (1999)

135 min | Drama

In attempt to find out who he is and where his roots lie, Alija Osmanovic discovers something far deeper and more important. He slowly discovers an evil that follows him as his destiny ... See full summary »

Director: Miroslav Lekic | Stars: Zarko Lausevic, Bojana Maljevic, Aleksandar Bercek, Ljiljana Blagojevic

Votes: 2,702

7. Montevideo: Taste of a Dream (2010)

140 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

A story about one team that decides to follow a dream that takes them on a journey to the First World Football Championship in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1930. A dream that allows them to become true stars and living legends.

Director: Dragan Bjelogrlic | Stars: Milos Bikovic, Petar Strugar, Nina Jankovic, Danina Jeftic

Votes: 10,895

8. The Man Who Defended Gavrilo Princip (2014)

161 min | Biography, Drama

When Gavrilo Princip killed Franz Ferdinand , Austrian future king , the World War I began. What will Gavrilo Princip do? He has to choose , hard jail untill death , or hanging. There are so much things happening in Bosnia.

Director: Srdjan Koljevic | Stars: Nikola Rakocevic, Vuk Kostic, Nebojsa Glogovac, Vaja Dujovic

Votes: 485

9. We Are Not Angels (1992)

98 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

Angel and the devil fight for the soul of a Belgrade playboy who made a young girl pregnant.

Director: Srdjan Dragojevic | Stars: Nikola Kojo, Milena Pavlovic, Branka Katic, Srdjan 'Zika' Todorovic

Votes: 7,705

10. Frozen Stiff (2002)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

Two brothers, Lemi and Kiza, having spent all their money, try to relocate their dead grandfather from Belgrade to Vrsac at the lowest cost, but he goes missing along the way.

Director: Milorad Milinkovic | Stars: Nikola Djuricko, Sonja Kolacaric, Tara Manic, Srdjan 'Zika' Todorovic

Votes: 8,039

11. Balkan Spy (1984)

95 min | Comedy, Drama

Convinced that his subtenant is a spy and an enemy of the state, a man falls into deep paranoia which leads to absurd and destructive chain of events.

Directors: Dusan Kovacevic, Bozidar 'Bota' Nikolic | Stars: Danilo 'Bata' Stojkovic, Bora Todorovic, Mira Banjac, Sonja Savic

Votes: 9,836

12. The Marathon Family (1982)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

The Topalovic family has been in the burial business for generations. When the old (150 yrs old) Pantelija dies, five generations of his heirs start to fight for the inheritance.

Director: Slobodan Sijan | Stars: Bogdan Diklic, Danilo 'Bata' Stojkovic, Pavle Vuisic, Mija Aleksic

Votes: 13,661

13. Underground (1995)

Not Rated | 167 min | Comedy, Drama, War

A group of Serbian socialists prepares for the war in a surreal underground filled by parties, tragedies, love and hate.

Director: Emir Kusturica | Stars: Predrag 'Miki' Manojlovic, Lazar Ristovski, Mirjana Jokovic, Slavko Stimac

Votes: 52,848 | Gross: $0.17M

14. Life Is a Miracle (2004)

155 min | Comedy, Romance, Music

What could be better for the village than a scenic railway to bring in the tourists? What could be worse for tourism than war? Luka builds the railway and shuts his eyes to war. Then Luka's wife runs off with a musician and his son is called up to the army. Luka's life is a war zone. Then he meets Sabaha..

Director: Emir Kusturica | Stars: Slavko Stimac, Natasa Tapuskovic, Vesna Trivalic, Vuk Kostic

Votes: 11,853

15. Guns of War (1974)

170 min | Drama, War

Uzice Republic a known as the 'first offensive'. is a story about Serbia in 1941 and monitor the emergence and decline of the Uzice Republic. Few months after German Wehrmacht forced ... See full summary »

Director: Zivorad 'Zika' Mitrovic | Stars: Boris Buzancic, Bozidarka Frajt, Marko Todorovic, Branko Milicevic

Votes: 374

16. Captain Lechi (1960)

108 min | Drama, War

Kosmet in the fall of 1944. The Partisans have successfully liberated the town of Prizren from occupying Germans,and Ramiz Lesi, a brave and cunning KNOJ captain, has to liquidate the ... See full summary »

Director: Zivorad 'Zika' Mitrovic | Stars: Aleksandar Gavric, Petar Prlicko, Dimitar Kostarov, Rainer Penkert

Votes: 154

17. Mars na Drinu (1964)

107 min | Action, Drama, History

One Serbian army battery in the First World War, in forced march with no stopping and rest, arrives to Cer Mountain, and, in decisive moment, enters the fight and throws off Austrian troops... See full summary »

Director: Zivorad 'Zika' Mitrovic | Stars: Aleksandar Gavric, Ljuba Tadic, Nikola Jovanovic, Vladimir Popovic

Votes: 1,404

18. The Battle of Kosovo (1989)

117 min | Drama, History, War

On June 28th 1389, at Kosovo Polje, an army of the Serbian Prince Lazar made a stand against the advancing Ottoman forces of Sultan Murad.

Director: Zdravko Sotra | Stars: Milos Zutic, Gorica Popovic, Vojislav 'Voja' Brajovic, Zarko Lausevic

Votes: 2,272

19. Sarajevski atentat (1968)

88 min | War

A resistance fighter in WW2 Sarajevo is running from the Gestapo and finds shelter in the home of the old man. The old man is a former member of the Mlada Bosna organization and tells the ... See full summary »

Director: Fadil Hadzic | Stars: Lucyna Winnicka, Bert Sotlar, Predrag Finci, Svetolik Nikacevic

Votes: 65

20. Falling in the Paradise (2004)

93 min | Comedy, War

A half-mad patriot who shot Avax from the roof of his house captures its American pilot during NATO bombing of Yugoslavia in 1999. The hostage gets romantically involved with his sister while unsuccessfully trying to escape.

Director: Milos Radovic | Stars: Lazar Ristovski, Branka Katic, Simon Lyndon, Olivera Markovic

Votes: 754

21. Strawberries in the Supermarket (2003)

83 min | Action, Comedy, Adventure

An ex-soldier storms into a supermarket and takes all the cashiers hostage because one of them insulted his grandmother.

Director: Dusan Milic | Stars: Branka Katic, Srdjan 'Zika' Todorovic, Dubravka Mijatovic, Danilo Lazovic

Votes: 1,822

22. Zvezde su oci ratnika (1972)

89 min | War

When a warrior dies, a star is born, a company of us die when born to a group of stars. Small children are fascinated by ancient legends and stories of old people, people replace their ... See full summary »

Director: Branimir Tori Jankovic | Stars: Mira Stupica, Velimir 'Bata' Zivojinovic, Rade Serbedzija, Dragomir Felba

Votes: 34

23. Salas u Malom Ritu (1976)

126 min | Drama, War

Set in a small village during WWII, a group of boys have to rely on their cunning to fool a dangerous Nazi policeman who's come to their village to find out who burned down the German corn supply.

Director: Branko Bauer | Stars: Slavko Stimac, Miodrag Radovanovic, Pavle Vuisic, Renata Ulmanski

Votes: 807

24. Wintering in Jakobsfeld (1975)

108 min | War

The story takes place during WW II in Vojvodina. Two boys, Milan and Rasa, are sent from a partisan squad to a village for the winter. Soon Rasa becomes very ill and Milan goes to a nearby ... See full summary »

Director: Branko Bauer | Stars: Slavko Stimac, Svetislav 'Bule' Goncic, Slobodan 'Cica' Perovic, Ljubica Kovic

Votes: 230

25. Doktor Mladen (1975)

102 min | Biography, Drama, War

As far as can be understood, the story in this film begins in 1941 and is about Dr. Mladen Stojanovic, a commander of a partisan detachment that valiantly fought against the Ustasha, the Germans, and other enemies.

Director: Midhat Mutapdzic | Stars: Ljuba Tadic, Pavle Vuisic, Ljubisa Samardzic, Husein Cokic

Votes: 155

26. Hajduk (1980)

91 min | Drama, War

After WWI, two friends, awarded officers return to their lives in peacetime. One of them becomes a commander of the gendarme's, while the other gets into conflict with the authorities and ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandar Petkovic | Stars: Svetozar Cvetkovic, Branislav Lecic, Danica Maksimovic, Pavle Vuisic

Votes: 119

27. Who's Singin' Over There? (1980)

86 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

It's April 5, 1941, somewhere in Serbia. A group of people go on a bus to Belgrade, on a journey that will change their lives forever.

Director: Slobodan Sijan | Stars: Pavle Vuisic, Dragan Nikolic, Danilo 'Bata' Stojkovic, Aleksandar Bercek

Votes: 13,184

28. Banovic Strahinja (1981)

105 min | Action, Biography, Drama

In late 14th century medieval Serbia becomes the target of Ottoman invaders. One of their renegade gangs burns the castle and takes young wife of Banovic Strahinja, respected Serbian noble.... See full summary »

Director: Vatroslav Mimica | Stars: Franco Nero, Dragan Nikolic, Sanja Vejnovic, Rade Serbedzija

Votes: 819

29. Three Tickets to Hollywood (1993)

118 min | Comedy

The story of three boys who, fascinated with seventh art magic, decide to escape from their remote village straight to Hollywood. In the same time, a local policeman frantically organizes a... See full summary »

Director: Bozidar 'Bota' Nikolic | Stars: Branislav Lecic, Bogdan Diklic, Ljubisa Samardzic, Neda Arneric

Votes: 1,792

30. Igmanski mars (1983)

97 min | War

Igman March is known as the 'second offensive'. After the fall of the Uzice Republic, for strengthening the grouping of enemies in December 1941, in the small town of Rudo in Bosnia, formed... See full summary »

Director: Zdravko Sotra | Stars: Tihomir Arsic, Zeljka Cvjetan, Branislav Lecic, Milan Strljic

Votes: 364

31. Timocka buna (1983)

114 min | Drama, History

In 1883 Milan Obrenovic, arrogant and despotic king of Serbia, felt threatened by the militia segments of his army. In order to remove that threat he disbanded militia. However, people of ... See full summary »

Director: Zivorad 'Zika' Mitrovic | Stars: Ljubisa Samardzic, Velimir 'Bata' Zivojinovic, Dragomir Bojanic-Gidra, Jadranka Selec

Votes: 86

32. Karadjordjeva smrt (1983 TV Movie)

91 min | Drama, History

The story about the death of Karadjordje, the elected leader of the First Serbian Uprising that aimed at liberating Serbia from the Ottoman Empire.

Director: Djordje Kadijevic | Stars: Aleksandar Bercek, Marko Nikolic, Pavle Vuisic, Miodrag Radovanovic

Votes: 148

33. The Elusive Summer of '68 (1984)

91 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

For the young man who lives in Serbian province town, the maturing coincides with the turbulent political events of the year 1968.

Director: Goran Paskaljevic | Stars: Slavko Stimac, Danilo 'Bata' Stojkovic, Mira Banjac, Mija Aleksic

Votes: 4,491

34. Balkan ekspres (1983)

102 min | Comedy, War

Group of petty criminals is trying to make some money under the disguise of musical band in Nazi-occupied Serbia.

Director: Branko Baletic | Stars: Dragan Nikolic, Bora Todorovic, Tanja Boskovic, Velimir 'Bata' Zivojinovic

Votes: 2,011

35. The Trap (2007)

Not Rated | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

"THE TRAP" is a modern film noir reflecting the true face of Serbian (Eastern European) 'society in transition.' It's a story that could happen to you. It is a film about an ordinary man, ... See full summary »

Director: Srdan Golubovic | Stars: Nebojsa Glogovac, Natasa Ninkovic, Anica Dobra, Predrag 'Miki' Manojlovic

Votes: 8,493



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