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Bundle up and book a flight to Stockholm. These are the best Swedish movies on Netflix, ranked by foreign film fans. This list of Netflix Swedish movies includes some of the finest international films in the massive Netflix Instant library. Many of the most popular Swedish films are based on bestselling books, but plenty of other Swedish movies streaming on Netflix are based on original screenplays.

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, based on the book of the same name by Stieg Larsson, is one of the best movies in the Netflix catalog, not just one of the top Swedish language films. The film's sequels, The Girl Who Played with Fire and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest, are two more movies that appear on this list of the best Swedish films on Netflix.

Let the Right One In, also based on a novel, is a touching tale of young love that just happens to involve a blood-thirsty vampire. Kiss Me, Together, and The Sacrifice are other great Swedish language movies streaming on Netflix.

Which Swedish film on Netflix do you think deserves the top spot on this list? Have you seen most of the Swedish language movies streaming on Netflix or are you dabbling in foreign films for the first time? This list is ranked by movie buffs like you, so vote up your favorites and please add any we may have missed.

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Let the Right One In is a 2008 film directed by Tomas Alfredson. ...more

Actors: Lina Leandersson, Tom Ljungman, Philip Hersh, Peter Carlberg, Kåre Hedebrant, + more

Initial Release: 2008

Directed by: Tomas Alfredson

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a 2009 Swedish drama thriller film based on the novel of the same name by Swedish author/journalist Stieg Larsson. It is the first book in the trilogy known as the Millennium series, published in Sweden in 2005. By August 2009, it had been sold to 25 countries ...more

Actors: Noomi Rapace, Marika Lagercrantz, Lena Endre, Ewa Fröling, Michael Nyqvist, + more

Initial Release: 2009

Directed by: Niels Arden Oplev

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Show Me Love

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Show Me love is a 1998 Swedish film directed by Lukas Moodysson. The film follows the lives of two seemingly disparate teenage girls who begin a tentative romantic relationship. The film first premiered outside Sweden at the 1998 Cannes Film Festival under its original title. According to Moodysson, ...more

Actors: Alexandra Dahlström, Ralph Carlsson, Erica Carlson, Maria Hedborg, Rebecka Liljeberg, + more

Initial Release: 1998

Directed by: Lukas Moodysson

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Together is a 2000 comedy/drama film. It is Swedish director Lukas Moodysson's second full length film. Set in a Stockholm commune called "Tillsammans" in 1975, it is a satirical view of socialist values and a bittersweet comedy. ...more

Actors: Ola Rapace, Michael Nyqvist, /m/0bwhrg1, Shanti Roney, Gustaf Hammarsten, + more

Initial Release: 2000

Directed by: Lukas Moodysson

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