Country: Switzerland ( 366 )

Under the Skin (2013)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A female drives a van through the roads and streets of Scotland seducing lonely men.
Director: Jonathan Glazer
Stars: Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy McWilliams, Lynsey Taylor Mackay, Dougie McConnell, ...

The Railway Man (2013)

Biography, Drama, Romance

Eric Lomax was one of thousands of Allied prisoners of war forced to work on the construction of the Thai/Burma railway during WW2. His experiences, after the secret radio he built to bring news and hope to his colleagues was discovered, left him traumatised and shut off from the world. Years later, he met Patti, a beautiful woman, on a train and fell in love. Patti was determined to rid Eric of his demons. Discovering that the young Japanese officer who haunted her husband was still alive, she faced a terrible decision. Should Eric be given a chance to confront his tormentor? Would she stand by him, whatever he did?
Director: Jonathan Teplitzky
Stars: Jeremy Irvine, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgård, Michael MacKenzie, ...

Romeo & Juliet (2013)

Drama, Romance

In the city of Verona, two families have a prolonged and ancient feud. The Montagues and the Capulets co-exist under the stern eye of the Prince, but the hatred between the families threatens all, in particular the children. The young men of both families are hot-blooded and ready to fight at any provocation, despite the Prince's edict against such fights. But when young Romeo, a Montague, first sets eyes on the virginal Capulet daughter Juliet, no enmity between families can prevent his falling in love with her, and her with him. From this risk-laden romance comes both joy and tragedy for all.
Director: Carlo Carlei
Stars: Damian Lewis, Laura Morante, Tomas Arana, Kodi Smit-McPhee, ...

Jobs (2013)

Biography, Drama

The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.
Director: Joshua Michael Stern
Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Dermot Mulroney, Josh Gad, Lukas Haas, ...

The Host (2013)

Action, Adventure, Romance

A race of non-corporeal, parasitic aliens who go from planet to planet looking for hosts have come to Earth and basically taken over the human race. It's believed that, once inside a body, all memories of the host human are gone. Some few free humans remain hidden from them, forming a resistance group. When an alien Seeker captures a girl named Melanie and puts a Wanderer in her body, she hopes to find out where the remaining humans are gathered, but Melanie, a strong fighter able to converse with the alien in her commandeered body, convinces the Wanderer to say nothing. Disappointed by the lack of progress (though suspecting an empathy for the human), the Seeker informs the Wanderer that she'll be removed and placed in a new host while she herself will enter Melanie. With human lives at risk, Melanie convinces Wanderer to run away and hide out with the humans, but finding them doesn't mean they'll allow an alien presence among them. Jared (Melanie's boyfriend) wants her dead, but Jeb...
Director: Andrew Niccol
Stars: Rachel Roberts, Shyaam Karra, Brent Wendell Williams, Jhil McEntyre, ...

Hysteria (2011)

Comedy, Romance

In 1880 pioneering doctor Mortimer Granville,sacked from various hospitals for challenging his superiors' out-moded methods,gets a job with Dr Dalrymple,who relieves female patients' frustrations - or hysteria - with pelvic massages which allow orgasm. The handsome young doctor attracts a large female clientele and gets engaged to Dalrymple's studious younger daughter Emily but after the constant massaging brings on a carpal injury he is sacked. Fortunately an enterprising inventor friend has come up with a power operated feather duster which will soon be transformed into a vibrator and make Mortimer a fortune. Along the way he also realises that his heart really lies with Emily's older sister Charlotte,an outspoken suffragette who runs a home for disadvantaged women in London's East End.
Director: Tanya Wexler
Stars: Hugh Dancy, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jonathan Pryce, Felicity Jones, ...

The Turin Horse (2011)

Drama

1889. German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche witnessed the whipping of a horse while traveling in Turin, Italy. He tossed his arms around the horse's neck to protect it then collapsed to the ground. In less than one month, Nietzsche would be diagnosed with a serious mental illness that would make him bed-ridden and speechless for the next eleven years until his death. But whatever did happen to the horse? This film, which is Tarr's last, follows up this question in a fictionalized story of what occurred. The man who whipped the horse is a rural farmer who makes his living taking on carting jobs into the city with his horse-drawn cart. The horse is old and in very poor health, but does its best to obey its master's commands. The farmer and his daughter must come to the understanding that it will be unable to go on sustaining their livelihoods. The dying of the horse is the foundation of this tragic tale.
Director: Béla Tarr, Ágnes Hranitzky
Stars: János Derzsi, Erika Bók, Mihály Kormos, Ricsi, ...

A Dangerous Method (2011)

Biography, Drama, Thriller

Suffering from hysteria, Sabina Spielrein is hospitalized under the care of Dr. Carl Jung who has begun using Dr. Sigmund Freud's talking cure with some of his patients. Spielrain's psychological problems are deeply rooted in her childhood and violent father. She is highly intelligent however and hopes to be a doctor, eventually becoming a psychiatrist in her own right. The married Jung and Spielrein eventually become lovers. Jung and Freud develop an almost father-son relationship with Freud seeing the young Jung as his likely successor as the standard-bearer of his beliefs. A deep rift develops between them when Jung diverges from Freud's belief that while psychoanalysis can reveal the cause of psychological problems it cannot cure the patient.
Director: David Cronenberg
Stars: Keira Knightley, Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender, Vincent Cassel, ...

Ironclad (2011)

Action, Adventure, History

It is the year 1215 and the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal to the Magna Carta, a noble, seminal document that upheld the rights of free-men. Yet within months of pledging himself to the great charter, the King reneged on his word and assembled a mercenary army on the south coast of England with the intention of bringing the barons and the country back under his tyrannical rule. Barring his way stood the mighty Rochester castle, a place that would become the symbol of the rebel's momentous struggle for justice and freedom.
Director: Jonathan English
Stars: James Purefoy, Brian Cox, Kate Mara, Derek Jacobi, ...

Paani (2020)

Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

Set years in the future, when the earth's water supply has run-out, events unfold including wars as a result.
Director: Shekhar Kapur
Stars: Sushant Singh Rajput

Z for Zachariah (2015)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

In the wake of a disaster that wipes out most of civilization, two men and a young woman find themselves in an emotionally charged love triangle as the last known survivors.
Director: Craig Zobel
Stars: Margot Robbie, Chris Pine, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Youth (0)

Comedy, Drama, Music

A retired orchestra conductor is on holiday with his daughter and his film director best friend in the Alps when he receives an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to perform for Prince Philip's birthday.
Director: Paolo Sorrentino
Stars: Rachel Weisz, Paul Dano, Harvey Keitel, Jane Fonda, ...

Walking to Paris (2017)

Adventure, Biography, Drama

The 27-year-old sculptor Constantin Brancusi walked from Bucharest to Paris in 1903 and 1904 as a preparation and prelude to becoming the most important sculptor of the twentieth century.
Director: Peter Greenaway
Stars: Carla Juri, Gianni Capaldi, Emun Elliott, Manuela Biedermann, ...

American Ultra (2015)

Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

A stoner - who is in fact a government agent - is marked as a liability and targeted for extermination. But he's too well-trained and too high for them to handle.
Director: Nima Nourizadeh
Stars: Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg, Connie Britton, Topher Grace, ...

Half Brothers (2015)

Comedy, Drama

Two estranged American brothers meet in Saas-Fee, Switzerland to get to know one another. Cut off from distractions, their differences come to a head, "interfering" in their relationships, revealing the reality behind their personas.
Director: Christoph Lehmann
Stars: Leah O'Rourke, Alicia Gerrard, Janina Elkin, Adrian Can, ...

Usfahrt Oerlike (2015)

Drama

When Hans looks back, he must say: That was a good life! He saw the world, loved his wife Martha and yes, two, three things went wrong. But that doesn't need to be talked about. And now? Two years ago Martha died, Hans can barely manage his daily routine anymore, and after a visit to the vet his beloved dog Miller doesn't return home. Hans is tired. Basically he can't be bothered anymore. He wants to die. But one doesn't talk about this. At best maybe with Willi, his friend. He trusts in him, he considers him as his ally, who should help him implement his plan...
Director: Paul Riniker
Stars: Jörg Schneider, Mathias Gnädinger, Heidi Maria Glössner, Daniel Rohr, ...

re.Evolution (2018)

Sci-Fi

Toronto 2025: it has been years since the unexplained outbreak. Most humans have perished and the world has collapsed. A few humans have survived and Jonas lives with his son Tim inside the Royal Ontario Museum. Trying to survive they scatter for food and live off what's left from humanity. But they are not alone ... a new breed emerged from the ashes of the world ...
Director: Andy Attenhofer
Stars: Pierce Nathan-Calvin Baechler, Daniel Vivian, Guido Kessler, Luke Gasser, ...

Heidi (2015)

Adventure, Family

A story of a young girl lives in the Swiss Alps with her goat herding Grandfather.
Director: Alain Gsponer
Stars: Anuk Steffen, Bruno Ganz, Isabelle Ottmann, Quirin Agrippi, ...