With Mafilm (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008)
PG-13 | 94 min | Drama, War
Through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a German concentration camp, a forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences.
Votes: 174,421 | Gross: $9.03M
4. Mephisto (1981)
Unrated | 144 min | Drama
A German stage actor finds unexpected success and mixed blessings in the popularity of his performance in a Faustian play as the Nazis take power in pre-WWII Germany. As his associates and ... See full summary »
5. Lionheart (1987)
PG | 104 min | Adventure, Drama
A young knight sets out to join King Richard's crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's ... See full summary »
6. The Piano Player (1999)
Not Rated | 112 min | Romance, Drama
Follows three men who are in love with a most beautiful waitress: An intellectual restaurant owner, a mysterious musician and an erratic businessman; taking place during the WWII.
Votes: 6,801 | Gross: $0.22M
8. The Fifth Seal (1976)
116 min | Drama, War
In Budapest in 1944, a watchmaker, a book seller and a carpenter are drinking in a bar with the owner,when they are joined by a stranger. The watchmaker asks a hypothetical question that will change their lives.
9. The Red and the White (1967)
Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, War
In 1919, Hungarian Communists aid the Bolsheviks' defeat of Czarists, the Whites. Near the Volga, a monastery and a field hospital are held by one side then the other. Captives are executed... See full summary »
10. Merry-Go-Round (1956)
90 min | Romance, Drama
In a rural scenery in the throes of difficult changes lives a humble but promising young farmer girl called Mari Pataki. Her father forbids her from seeing the man she loves. The father, ... See full summary »
11. First Love (1970)
R | 90 min | Drama, History, Romance
Based on Ivan Turgeyev's novella, Erste Liebe is about two young lovers in czarist Russia. One is a 21-year-old woman, the other a young man of sixteen. Things take a tragic turn as the ... See full summary »
12. Abigél (1978– )
290 min | Drama
Hungary during World War II. Georgina, spoiled daughter of General Vitay is not delighted when her father takes her to a religious boarding school in a smalltown. She rebels against the ... See full summary »
13. Stars of Eger (1968)
157 min | Adventure, History, Romance
1552, the great Turkish Empire wants to conquer Europe, and the world. The last stand is Hungarian Kingdom, and the castle of Eger. The brave soldiers decides they will fight till the end of their lifes.
14. Hanussen (1988)
R | 140 min | Drama, History
A man's story parallels Hitler's rise. Austrian Klaus Schneider, wounded in World War I, recovers in the care of Dr. Emil Bettleheim. Bettleheim discovers that Schneider possesses powers of... See full summary »
Votes: 1,455 | Gross: $0.08M
15. Lily in Love (1984)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy
Broadway star Fitzroy Wynn is thrilled when his wife Lily writes a new script with a brilliant lead role. While ego-centric Fitz thinks himself perfect for the role, Lily dashes his hopes ... See full summary »
Votes: 147 | Gross: $0.38M
16. Viadukt (1983)
TV-MA | 105 min | Crime, Drama
Based on a true story, this film is a dramatization of the events that led to the destruction of one of the most famous trains in history, the Orient Express.
19. Taxandria (1994)
82 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
A young prince is taken for tuition at a seaside hotel but there quickly bores and wanders off to visit a nearby lighthouse. Befriended by the keeper, he learns of a secret world he can see... See full summary »
20. Professor Hannibal (1956)
89 min | Comedy, Drama
When a Latin teacher publishes an essay on the Carthaginian General Hannibal, he is quickly hailed as a celebrity genius, but in reality has become an unwitting pawn of far-right politicians.
21. István, a király (1984)
100 min | History, Music
After the death of Géza, the Hungarian monarch, his son István and his brother Koppány gets in a conflict for the Hungarian throne. Their battle should settle the fate of Hungary: whether it adopts Christianity or remains in Paganism.
22. The Outsider (1981)
R | 122 min | Drama
Portrait of a young unstable man, unable to find happiness with a woman. Once a factory worker and nurse. Plays the violin, get kicked out of music school. Becomes a disc jockey.
23. Diary for My Children (1984)
Unrated | 106 min | Biography, Drama
From one of the foremost woman directors comes a personal story of how history and the individual impact each other. A young woman (Juli) returns to her homeland only to find the horrors she escaped have infected it also.
24. Bizalom (1980)
105 min | Drama
During WW2 Hungarian resistance hides a married couple from the officials. The woman is sent to act as the wife of one of the resistance members who is also in hiding and pretending to be somebody else. They slowly begin to fall in love.
25. My Mother's Courage (1995)
89 min | Drama, War
The deportation of 4000 Jews from Budapest to Auschwitz in July 1944, as told by George Tabori, and how the narrator's mother escaped it, owing to coincidence, courage and some help from ... See full summary »
26. Silence and Cry (1968)
77 min | Drama
Miklós Jancsó's Silence and Cry is set during a turbulent era of disquiet, fear, persecution and terror, which permeates every corner of post-WWI Hungarian society. In 1919, after just a ... See full summary »
34. The Witman Boys (1997)
93 min | Drama, Thriller
Turn-of-the-century Hungary. Two young brothers, neglected by their cold and uncaring mother, descend deeper and deeper into psychosis, with tragic consequences.
35. The Bridgeman (2002)
140 min | Drama
This epic story takes place between 1820 and 1860 during the Habsburg Monarchy, and portrays the life one of the greatest Hungarian aristocrats - Count Széchenyi - who was born with ... See full summary »
36. Örökség (1980)
105 min | Drama, Romance, War
1936. Sylvia a rich but sterile woman, marries Akos but needs an heir to inherit her father's money. She bribes Irene a Jewish girl to have a child by her husband.
37. La sposa era bellissima (1987)
92 min | Drama
Mail author for translation. Maria nemcsak menyasszony koraban volt gyonyoru, most is az. Ferje vendegmunkaskent dolgozik Nemetorszagban, talan mar egy masik csaladot is alapitott, mert ... See full summary »
38. A Hungarian Fairy Tale (1987)
Not Rated | 97 min | Fantasy
Shot in B&W, Gyula Gazdag's film follows the surreal and often comic quests of young Andris, an orphan searching for a father who doesn't exist, and Orban, a government clerk who's had ... See full summary »
39. Szamárköhögés (1987)
91 min | Comedy, Drama
The story of 10-year-old boy and his family against the backdrop of the bloody events of 1956, in Budapest. Children do not yet understand what is going on, but they're happy because the ... See full summary »
40. Deliver Us from Evil (1979)
96 min | Drama, History
In the fascist terror of 1944, a Budapest cloak-room attendant and her family embark on a tragicomic journey to find a missing coat. Because honour is honour.
42. Ajándék ez a nap (1979)
83 min | Drama
Irén and Attila, a not-so-young couple, are in love. All they want is a flat of their own where they could live together. Unfortunately, Hungary in the 70s is no place for dreams.
43. Soldaty svobody (1977– )
599 min | Drama, History, War
Tens of images of historical characters are shown. People who have taken part in fighting against Nazi Germany as well as the activity of the leaders of the communist parties of the USSR, ... See full summary »
44. A kis Valentinó (1979)
102 min | Drama
Twenty-year-old Laszlo Sz., a driver's mate steals the money he should have posted and wandering around Budapest, visiting bars, restaurants, pinball parlors and various other places trying to make the day different and meaningful.
45. A Pendragon legenda (1974)
98 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Mail author for translation. Bathy Janos magyar irodalmar Londonban es az osi Pendragon hazajaban a kepzelet es valosag, a misztikum es tudomany birodalmaiban eli at elete legkulonosebb ... See full summary »
47. Jadviga's Pillow (2000)
130 min | Drama
The film is the filmed version of Pál Závada's novel of the same title, which was first published in 1997 and soon became a bestseller. The story takes place during World War I and ... See full summary »
48. Falfúró (1986)
98 min | Comedy, Drama
Budapest, in the 1980's. Géza and his family living in the block flat microdistrict. One morning Géza meets a young lady in the elevator. This moment change his life. On the same day he ... See full summary »
49. Gyilkos kedv (1997)
82 min | Drama
Kora delutan egy iskolabol hazatero kislany csapdaba esik: kamionosok felkapjak kocsijukba, magukkal viszik. Bea, az elrabolt lany nem csavargo tipus, nem egyike annak a tobbszaz kislanynak... See full summary »