Film Famous Movies From Belgium

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List of popular movies from Belgium, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Belgium are included. This list of famous films made in Belgium includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Belgium should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Belgium is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.

List features movies like The Artist, In Bruges. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in Belgium?"

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The Scorpion King Dwayne Johnson, Kelly Hu, Michael Clarke Duncan The Scorpion King is a 2002 American action film directed by Chuck Russell, starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Kelly Hu, Grant Heslov, and Michael Clarke Duncan. It is a ...more

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In Bruges Colin Farrell, Ralph Fiennes, Matt Smith In Bruges is a 2008 British-American crime-black comedy film written and directed by Martin McDonagh. The film stars Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson as two Irish hitmen in hiding, with Ralph ...more

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The Artist John Goodman, Malcolm McDowell, James Cromwell The Artist is a 2011 French romantic comedy-drama in the style of a black-and-white silent film. It was written, directed, and co-edited by Michel Hazanavicius, produced by Thomas Langmann and ...more

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Il Postino: The Postman Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Philippe Noiret, Massimo Troisi Il Postino: The Postman is a 1994 Italian film directed by Michael Radford. The film was originally released in the US as The Postman, a straight translation of the Italian title. However, since ...more

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The Mahabharata Andrzej Seweryn, Erika Alexander, Georges Corraface The Mahabharata is a 1989 film version of the Indian epic based on the history of India [Citation needed], Mahabharata directed by Peter Brook. Brook's original 1985 stage play was 9 hours long, ...more

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The Child Déborah François, Olivier Gourmet, Jérémie Renier L'Enfant is a 2005 Belgian film directed by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne. The film was released under its French title in the US, and as The Child in the UK.

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Angel Michael Fassbender, Sam Neill, Charlotte Rampling Angel, also known as the Real Life of Angel Deverell, is a 2007 British film based on the novel of the same name by Elizabeth Taylor, about the life of a fiery and passionate young writer. The ...more

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Waltz with Bashir Yehezkel Lazarov, Mickey Leon One night at a bar, an old friend tells director Ari about a recurring nightmare in which he is chased by 26 vicious dogs. Every night, the same number of beasts. As Ari delves deeper and deeper ...more

Get Out Your Handkerchiefs is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies From Belgium
Get Out Your Handkerchiefs Gérard Depardieu, Carole Laure, Michel Serrault Get Out Your Handkerchiefs is a 1978 French romantic comedy film directed by Bertrand Blier. The film won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 51st Academy Awards.

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Coco Before Chanel Audrey Tautou, Alessandro Nivola, Bernard Frédéric Coco Before Chanel is a 2009 French film about the early life of famed French fashion designer Coco Chanel. French actor Audrey Tautou stars as Chanel. Coco avant Chanel was directed and ...more

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Rosetta Olivier Gourmet, Fabrizio Rongione, Émilie Dequenne Rosetta is a 1999 French-Belgian film written and directed by the Dardenne brothers. It is about a seventeen-year-old girl who lives in a trailer park with her alcoholic mother. Trying to ...more

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Daughters of Darkness John Karlen, Delphine Seyrig, Fons Rademakers Daughters of Darkness is a 1971 Belgian horror film, directed by Harry Kümel. It is an erotic vampire film.

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Lorna's Silence Arta Dobroshi, Olivier Gourmet, Jérémie Renier Lorna's Silence is a 2008 drama film by the Belgian brothers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne. It was the winner of the 2008 LUX Prize.

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Imaginary Heroes Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Williams, Jeff Daniels Imaginary Heroes is a 2004 American drama film written and directed by Dan Harris. It focuses on the traumatic effect the suicide of the elder son has on a suburban family.

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Joyeux Noël Daniel Brühl, Ian Richardson, Guillaume Canet Joyeux Noël is a 2005 French film about the World War I Christmas truce of December 1914, depicted through the eyes of French, Scottish and German soldiers. It was written and directed by ...more

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Route Irish Stephen Lord, Geoff Bell, Mark Womack Route Irish is a 2010 drama-thriller film directed by Ken Loach and written by Paul Laverty. It is set in Liverpool and focuses on the consequences suffered by private security contractors after ...more

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Goodbye Bafana Diane Kruger, Joseph Fiennes, Dennis Haysbert Goodbye Bafana is a 2007 drama film, directed by Bille August, about the relationship between Nelson Mandela and James Gregory, his censor officer and prison guard, based on Gregory's book ...more

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Total Eclipse Leonardo DiCaprio, David Thewlis, Romane Bohringer Total Eclipse is a 1995 film directed by Agnieszka Holland, based on a 1967 play by Christopher Hampton, who also wrote the screenplay. Based on letters and poems, it presents a historically ...more

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The Son Olivier Gourmet, Morgan Marinne, Isabella Soupart The Son is a 2002 Belgian-French mystery film directed by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne.

A Greek Tragedy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Movies From Belgium
A Greek Tragedy A Greek Tragedy is a 1985 short animated comedy film directed by Nicole Van Goethem.

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Vatel Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Gérard Depardieu Vatel is a 2000 English-language film based on the life of 17th-century French chef François Vatel, directed by Roland Joffé, translated by Tom Stoppard, and starring Gérard ...more

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Mr. Nobody Diane Kruger, Jared Leto, Juno Temple Mr. Nobody is a 2009 science fiction drama film. It was written and directed by Jaco Van Dormael, produced by Philippe Godeau, and starred Jared Leto, Sarah Polley, Diane Kruger, Linh Dan Pham, ...more

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Triage Colin Farrell, Christopher Lee, Paz Vega Triage is a 2009 drama film starring Colin Farrell, Paz Vega and Christopher Lee, written and directed by Bosnian director Danis Tanović. The film’s plot is a dark tale of a photojournalist who ...more

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A Lady in Paris Jeanne Moreau, Claudia Tagbo, François Beukelaers A Lady in Paris is a 2012 drama film written by Agnès Feuvre, Lise Macheboeuf and Ilmar Raag and directed by Ilmar Raag.

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Ae Fond Kiss... Gary Lewis, Atta Yaqub, Eva Birthistle Ae Fond Kiss… is a 2004 romantic drama film directed by Ken Loach, and starring Atta Yaqub and Eva Birthistle. The title is taken from a Scottish song by Robert Burns, the complete line being ...more

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The TrilogyⅡ:On the Run Ornella Muti, Gilbert Melki, Patrick Descamps Cavale is a 2002 Lucas Belvaux Film with his own script and starred by him. This is the first instalment of a series Trilogy, which constitutes a thriller followed by Two: Un couple ...more

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The Kid with a Bike Cécile de France, Olivier Gourmet, Jérémie Renier The Kid with a Bike is a 2011 drama film written and directed by the Belgian brothers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, starring Thomas Doret and Cécile de France. Set in Seraing, it tells ...more

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No Man's Land Simon Callow, Rene Bitorajac, Katrin Cartlidge No Man's Land is a 2001 war drama that is set in the midst of the Bosnian war. The film is a parable and marked the debut of Bosnian writer and director Danis Tanović. It is a co-production ...more

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A Philosophy Of Closed Eyes A Philosophy Of Closed Eyes is a 2012 documentary film written and directed by Sacha Kullberg.

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Left Luggage Isabella Rossellini, Laura Fraser, Miriam Margolyes Left Luggage is a 1998 Dutch film directed by Jeroen Krabbé.

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Certified Copy Juliette Binoche, Jean-Claude Carrière, Angelo Barbagallo Certified Copy is a 2010 art film by Iranian writer and director Abbas Kiarostami, starring Juliette Binoche and the British opera singer William Shimell, in his first film role. The film is set ...more

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A Strange Love Affair Ben Van Os, Ann Petersen, Pascale Petit A Strange Love Affair is a 1985 romance film directed by Eric De Kuyper and Paul Verstaten.

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The School of Flesh Isabelle Huppert, Marthe Keller, Roxane Mesquida The School of Flesh is a 1998 French drama film directed by Benoît Jacquot, based on the 1963 novel Nikutai no gakkō by Yukio Mishima. It was entered into the 1998 Cannes Film Festival.

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The Five Obstructions Lars von Trier, Patrick Bauchau, Alexandra Vandernoot The Five Obstructions is a Danish film of 2003 by Lars von Trier and Jørgen Leth. The film is a documentary, but incorporates lengthy sections of experimental films produced by the ...more

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An Affair of Love Nathalie Baye, Sergi López i Ayats, Paul Pavel Une liaison pornographique is a 1999 romantic drama film by Frédéric Fonteyne, and written by Philippe Blasband.

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Home Isabelle Huppert, Jean-François Stévenin, Olivier Gourmet "Director Ursula Meier has called this a road movie in reverse. Her characters don't set out on a highway to see what adventures the road can bring. Instead, Marthe and Michel live in a ...more

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Germinal Gérard Depardieu, Renaud Séchan, Yolande Moreau Germinal is a 1993 French epic film based on the novel by Émile Zola. It was directed by Claude Berri, and stars Gérard Depardieu, Miou-Miou and Renaud. At the time it was the most ...more

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Love Me If You Dare Guillaume Canet, Gilles Lellouche, Gérard Watkins Love Me If You Dare is a 2003 French film directed by Yann Samuell.

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Female Vampire Jesús Franco, Lina Romay, Jack Taylor Female Vampire is a 1975 French-Belgian film directed, written and co-edited by Jesús Franco. The film is set in Europe and stars actress Lina Romay as Irina von Karlstein, a vampire who ...more

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The Promise Olivier Gourmet, Jérémie Renier, Rasmané Ouedraogo La Promesse is a 1996 film by the Belgian brothers Luc Dardenne and Jean-Pierre Dardenne.

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Abandon de poste Abandon de poste is a 2010 film.

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Face Laetitia Casta, Jeanne Moreau, Fanny Ardant Face is a 2009 Taiwanese-French film directed by Tsai Ming-liang. It was nominated for the Golden Palm at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.

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About A Cat About A Cat is a 2012 animated short film directed by Daan Cools.

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Face Value Dale Midkiff, Madison Mason, Kirk Baltz Face Value is a 1991 film directed by John Gray.

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Calle 54 Calle 54 is a 2000 documentary film about Latin jazz by Spanish director Fernando Trueba. With only minimal introductory voiceovers, the film consists of studio performances by a wide array of ...more

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Asterix at the Olympic Games Tony Parker, Zinedine Zidane, Alain Delon Asterix at the Olympic Games is a French film, based on characters from René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo's Astérix comic series. It was filmed essentially in Spain in the course of ...more

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Azur & Asmar: The Princes' Quest Sofia Boutella, Hiam Abbass, Patrick Timsit Azur & Asmar: The Princes' Quest is a 2006 French-Spanish-Belgium-Italy animated fairytale fantasy film written and directed by Michel Ocelot and animated at the Paris animation and visual ...more

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Character Jan Decleir, Victor Löw, Bernhard Droog Character is a 1997 Dutch/Belgian film, based on the best-selling novel by Ferdinand Bordewijk and directed by Mike van Diem. The film won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the ...more

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The Secret of Kells Brendan Gleeson, Mick Lally, Paul Tylak The Secret of Kells is a 2009 French-Belgian-Irish animated fantasy film by Cartoon Saloon that premiered on 8 February 2009, at the 59th Berlin International Film Festival. It went into wide ...more

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The Triplets of Belleville Michel Robin, Béatrice Bonifassi, Jean Claude Donda The Triplets of Belleville is a 2003 animated comedy film written and directed by Sylvain Chomet. It was released as Belleville Rendez-vous in the United Kingdom. The film is Chomet's first ...more