Film Famous Movies From Norway

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

A list made up of movies like The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Flight of the Navigator. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in Norway?"

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Breaking the Waves Stellan Skarsgård, Emily Watson, Udo Kier Breaking the Waves is a 1996 drama, romance film directed by Lars von Trier.

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Dogville Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, John Hurt Dogville is a 2003 Danish drama film written and directed by Lars von Trier, and starring Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, Chloë Sevigny, Paul Bettany, Stellan Skarsgård, Udo Kier, Ben ...more

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Dancer in the Dark Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse Dancer in the Dark is a 2000 Danish musical drama film directed by Lars von Trier and starring Icelandic singer Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse, Cara Seymour, Peter Stormare, Siobhan ...more

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Flight of the Navigator Sarah Jessica Parker, Paul Reubens, Veronica Cartwright Flight of the Navigator is a 1986 comic science fiction film directed by Randal Kleiser and written by Mark H. Baker and Michael Burton, about David Freeman, a 12-year-old boy who is abducted by ...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 Double Life of Véronique Irène Jacob, Philippe Volter, Sandrine Dumas The Double Life of Véronique is a 1991 French and Polish-language drama film directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski and starring Irène Jacob. Written by Kieślowski and Krzysztof ...more

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Brothers Connie Nielsen, Ulrich Thomsen, Hassani Shapi Brothers is a 2004 Danish drama film directed by Susanne Bier and written by Bier and Anders Thomas Jensen. It stars Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Connie Nielsen and Ulrich Thomsen. The film was remade as ...more

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The Witches Rowan Atkinson, Anjelica Huston, Brenda Blethyn The Witches is a 1990 comedy-fantasy film based on the book of the same name by Roald Dahl. It was directed by Nicolas Roeg and produced by Jim Henson Productions for Lorimar Film Entertainment ...more

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Revolution Al Pacino, Annie Lennox, Donald Sutherland Revolution is a 1985 British historical drama film directed by Hugh Hudson, written by Robert Dillon, and starring Al Pacino, Donald Sutherland, and Nastassja Kinski. The film stars Pacino as a ...more

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Arn – The Knight Templar Stellan Skarsgård, Bibi Andersson, Vincent Pérez Arn – The Knight Templar is a 2007 epic film based on Jan Guillou's trilogy about the fictional Swedish Knight Templar Arn Magnusson. The film was released in December 2007 and the sequel, Arn – ...more

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Noomi Rapace, Marika Lagercrantz, Lena Endre 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 ...more

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The Beautiful Country Nick Nolte, Tim Roth, Bai Ling The Beautiful Country is a 2004 Vietnam-related drama film set in 1990. It is directed by Hans Petter Moland and starring Damien Nguyen, Nick Nolte, Bai Ling, Chau Thi Kim Xuan, Tim Roth, Anh ...more

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Dead Snow Ane Dahl Torp, Bjørn Sundquist, Vegar Hoel Dead Snow is a 2009 Norwegian zombie splatter film directed by Tommy Wirkola, starring Charlotte Frogner, Stig Frode Henriksen, Vegar Hoel, Jeppe Laursen, Evy Kasseth Røsten, Jenny ...more

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Factotum Marisa Tomei, Matt Dillon, Lili Taylor Factotum is a 2005 film directed by Bent Hamer, adapted from the novel of the same name by Charles Bukowski. The script also makes use of Bukowski's poems published in What Matters Is How Well ...more

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90 Minutes Aksel Hennie, Bjørn Floberg, Pia Tjelta 90 Minutes is a 2012 drama film written and directed by Eva Sørhaug.

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Aberdeen Lena Headey, Charlotte Rampling, Stellan Skarsgård Aberdeen is a 2000 Norwegian-British drama film directed by Hans Petter Moland, starring Stellan Skarsgård, Lena Headey and Charlotte Rampling.

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A Balloon for Allah Nefise Özkal Lorentzen A Balloon for Allah is a 2011 documentary written and directed by Nefise Özkal Lorentzen.

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101 Reykjavík Victoria Abril, Baltasar Kormákur, Hilmir Snær Guðnason 101 Reykjavík is a 1996 novel by Hallgrímur Helgason which found international fame in 2000 when made into a film. Both are set in Reykjavík, Iceland. The film was directed ...more

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I Am Dina Christopher Eccleston, Mads Mikkelsen, Gérard Depardieu I Am Dina is a 2002 Swedish-Norwegian-Danish film directed by Ole Bornedal. It is based on the 1989 book Dinas bok by Herbjørg Wassmo. The movie was one of the most high-profile in ...more

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Hamsun Max von Sydow, Ghita Nørby, Jesper Christensen Hamsun is a 1996 Danish-Swedish-Norwegian-German drama directed by Jan Troell, about the later life of the Norwegian author Knut Hamsun, who together with his wife Marie Hamsun, went from being ...more

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After the Wedding Mads Mikkelsen, Rolf Lassgård, Sidse Babett Knudsen After the Wedding is a 2006 Danish drama directed by Susanne Bier, starring Mads Mikkelsen and Sidse Babett Knudsen. The film was a critical and popular success and was nominated for the Academy ...more

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Free Jimmy David Tennant, Woody Harrelson, Simon Pegg Free Jimmy is a 2008 Norwegian/British computer adult animated comedy film first released in Norwegian in 2006, and later in English in 2008. The film was written and directed by acclaimed ...more

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Shipwrecked Gabriel Byrne, Bjørn Sundquist, Joachim Rafaelsen Shipwrecked is a 1990 family action-adventure film. The film is a dramatization of Norwegian author Oluf Falck-Ytter's book Haakon Haakonsen: En Norsk Robinson. In Norway, it was titled ...more

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Metropia Alexander Skarsgård, Juliette Lewis, Stellan Skarsgård Metropia is a 2009 Swedish adult animated science-fiction film directed by Tarik Saleh. The screenplay was written by Fredrik Edin, Stig Larsson, and Tarik Saleh after a story by Tarik Saleh, ...more

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Insomnia Stellan Skarsgård, Maria Bonnevie, Sverre Anker Ousdal Insomnia is a 1997 Norwegian thriller film about a police detective investigating a murder in a town located above the Arctic Circle. The investigation goes horribly wrong when he mistakenly ...more

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The Best Intentions Max von Sydow, Pernilla August, Samuel Fröler The Best Intentions is a 1992 Swedish drama film directed by Bille August and written by Ingmar Bergman. It is semi-autobiographical and tells the story of the complex courtship of Bergman's ...more

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A Marriage Jørgen Langhelle, Irina Potapenko, Ragnhild Gudbrandsen A Marriage is a 2011 short drama film written and directed by Henning Rosenlund.

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Hamilton Mark Hamill, Lena Olin, Peter Stormare Hamilton is a 1998 Swedish action film directed by Harald Zwart, starring Peter Stormare, Mark Hamill and Lena Olin. The film was edited with additional scenes into a 6 hour long TV-series in ...more

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Beck – Hämndens pris Mikael Persbrandt, Per Morberg, Peter Haber Two patrolling cops stumble on to three criminals who have just stolen large amounts of explosives, and are killed in cold blood. Martin Beck and his team must now work day and night to find out ...more

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Everlasting Moments Hans Alfredson, Amanda Ooms, Mikael Persbrandt "Rarely is there a film that evokes our sympathy more deeply than "Everlasting Moments." It is a great story of love and hope, told tenderly and without any great striving for ...more

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The Inheritance Ulrich Thomsen, Ghita Nørby, Jesper Christensen The Inheritance is a 2003 Danish film directed by Per Fly. It is released as Inheritance in the United Kingdom. The Screenplay was written by Kim Leona, Per Fly and Mogens Rukov produced by Ib ...more

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Peter and the Wolf Peter & the Wolf is a short Polish-British-Norwegian-Mexican model animation film released in 2006. It was written and directed by Suzie Templeton, scenography - Marek Skrobecki, made in ...more

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Songs from the Second Floor Bengt C.W. Carlsson, Klas Gosta Olsson, Tommy Johansson Songs from the Second Floor is a 2000 Swedish film written and directed by Roy Andersson. It presents a series of disconnected vignettes that together interrogate aspects of modern life. The ...more

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The Danish Poet Liv Ullmann The Danish Poet is a 2006 animated short film written, directed, and animated by Torill Kove and narrated by Liv Ullmann. A co-production of the National Film Board of Canada and Mikrofilm AS of ...more

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Arn - The Kingdom at Road's End Stellan Skarsgård, Joel Kinnaman, Bibi Andersson Arn – The Kingdom at Road's End is a 2008 epic film based on Jan Guillou's trilogy about the fictional Swedish Knights Templar Arn Magnusson. It is the sequel to the 2007 film Arn – The Knight ...more

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Beck – The Money Man Mikael Persbrandt, Peter Haber, Stina Rautelin Beck – The Money Man is a 1998 film about the Swedish police detective Martin Beck directed by Harald Hamrell.

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Essential Killing Emmanuelle Seigner, Vincent Gallo, Nicolai Cleve Broch Essential Killing is a 2010 Polish political thriller film directed by Jerzy Skolimowski, starring Vincent Gallo and Emmanuelle Seigner.

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Ahmed - Almost 13 Ahmed: Almost 13 is a 2011 documentary and family film directed by Ritchie Calavander Cole.

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Max Manus: Man of War Ron Donachie, Aksel Hennie, Kjersti Holmen Max Manus: Man of War is a 2008 Norwegian biographic war film based on the real events of the life of resistance fighter Max Manus. The story follows Manus from the Winter War against the Soviet ...more

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House of Angels Ernst Günther, Per Oscarsson, Sven Wollter House of Angels is a 1992 Swedish drama film about a little village in Västergötland, Sweden, where an aging recluse lives in a mansion on a large wooded property. One day he is ...more

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Air Balloon Mari Mehus, Mia Caroline Bratz, Michelle Frøslev Air Balloon is a 2011 short drama film written and directed by Yenni Lee.

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TrollHunter Knut Nærum, Otto Jespersen, Robert Stoltenberg Trollhunter is a 2010 Norwegian dark fantasy film, made in the form of a "found footage" mockumentary. It is written and directed by André Øvredal, and features a mixed ...more

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The Sea Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Elva Osk Olafsdóttir, Hélène de Fougerolles The Sea, is a 2002 Icelandic film, directed by Baltasar Kormákur. The film tells the story of a wealthy Icelandic family, owners of a fish industry company in a small Icelandic coastal ...more

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Kitchen Stories Leif Andrée, Reine Brynolfsson, Lennart Jähkel Kitchen Stories is a 2003 Norwegian film by Bent Hamer.

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Flight of the Eagle Max von Sydow, Cornelis Vreeswijk, Göran Stangertz Flight of the Eagle is a 1982 Swedish biographical drama film directed by Jan Troell, based on Per Olof Sundman's novelization of the true story of S. A. Andrée's Arctic balloon ...more

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Edvard Munch Susan Troldmyr, Hjordis Ulriksen, Geir Westby Edvard Munch is a 1974 biographical film about the Norwegian Expressionist painter Edvard Munch, written and directed by Peter Watkins. It was originally created as a three-part miniseries ...more

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Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media is a documentary film that explores the political life and ideas of Noam Chomsky, a linguist, intellectual, and political activist. Created by ...more

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Sista dansen Stellan Skarsgård, Ernst Günther, Peter Marshall Sista dansen is a Danish-Norwegian-Swedish 1993 film directed by Colin Nutley.

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O' Horten Ghita Nørby, Baard Owe, Anette Sagen O' Horten is a 2007 Norwegian film directed by Bent Hamer. The film's title character Odd Horten is a habit-bound train driver, who is about to retire. On the day of his retirement he ends up in ...more

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Devil's Island Baltasar Kormákur, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Guðmundur Ólafsson Djöflaeyjan is a 1996 film directed by Friðrik Þór Friðriksson. It is a dark comedy filmed in the Grótta area of South west Iceland. The story depicts a group of ...more