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Famous Movies From Switzerland

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

A factual list, featuring movies like Cleopatra and Before Sunrise. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in Switzerland?"
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  • 1
    Cleopatra is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Cleopatra

    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton

    Released1963

    Directed byDarryl F. Zanuck, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Rouben Mamoulian

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  • 2
    Date Movie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Date Movie

    Carmen Electra, Alyson Hannigan

    Released2006

    Directed byAaron Seltzer, Jason Friedberg

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  • 3
    W. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    W.

    Elizabeth Banks, Thandie Newton

    Released2008

    Directed byOliver Stone

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  • 4
    Guess Who is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Guess Who

    Zoe Saldana, Ashton Kutcher

    Released2005

    Directed byKevin Rodney Sullivan

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  • 5
    Supernova is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Supernova

    Angela Bassett, James Spader

    Released2000

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola, Jack Sholder, Walter Hill, James Thomas Lee Knight

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  • 6
    Paris, je t'aime is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Paris, je t'aime

    Natalie Portman, Willem Dafoe

    Released2006

    Directed byTom Tykwer, Gus Van Sant, Olivier Assayas, Christopher Doyle, Ethan Coen

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  • 7
    Before Sunrise is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Before Sunrise

    Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy

    Released1995

    Directed byRichard Linklater

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  • 8
    Three Colors: Red is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Three Colors: Red

    Juliette Binoche, Julie Delpy

    Released1994

    Directed byKrzysztof Kieślowski

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  • 9
    Europa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Europa

    Max von Sydow, Lars von Trier

    Released1991

    Directed byLars von Trier

  • 10
    Southern Comfort is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Southern Comfort

    Keith Carradine, Powers Boothe

    Released1981

    Directed byWalter Hill

  • 11
    Waltz with Bashir is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Waltz with Bashir

    Yehezkel Lazarov, Mickey Leon

    Released2008

    Directed byAri Folman

  • 12
    A Better Life Is Elsewhere is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    A Better Life Is Elsewhere

  • 13
    The World's Fastest Indian is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    The World's Fastest Indian

    Anthony Hopkins, Walton Goggins

    Released2005

    Directed byRoger Donaldson

  • 14
    Chimes at Midnight is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Chimes at Midnight

    Orson Welles, John Gielgud

    Released1965

    Directed byOrson Welles

  • 15
    Set Me Free is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Set Me Free

    Karine Vanasse, Miki Manojlović

    Released1999

    Directed byLéa Pool

  • 16
    La Belle Noiseuse is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    La Belle Noiseuse

    Emmanuelle Béart, Jane Birkin

    Released1991

    Directed byJacques Rivette

  • 17
    Every Man for Himself is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Every Man for Himself

    Isabelle Huppert, Nathalie Baye

    Released1980

    Directed byJean-Luc Godard

  • 18
    Manderlay is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Manderlay

    Willem Dafoe, Bryce Dallas Howard

    Released2005

    Directed byLars von Trier

  • 19
    Mr. Arkadin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Mr. Arkadin

    Orson Welles, Michael Redgrave

    Released1955

    Directed byOrson Welles

  • 20
    A Home Far Away is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    A Home Far Away

  • 21
    A Dangerous Method is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    A Dangerous Method

    Keira Knightley, Michael Fassbender

    Released2011

    Directed byDavid Cronenberg

  • 22
    Histoire(s) du cinéma is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Histoire(s) du cinéma

    Juliette Binoche, Julie Delpy

    Released1988

    Directed byJean-Luc Godard

  • 23
    Conspirators of Pleasure is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Conspirators of Pleasure

    Jiří Lábus, Pavel Nový

    Released1996

    Directed byJan Švankmajer

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  • 24
    Smoking/No Smoking is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    Smoking/No Smoking

    Sabine Azéma, Pierre Arditi

    Released1993

    Directed byAlain Resnais

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    A World for Raúl is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Movies From Switzerland

    A World for Raúl

    Adrián Alonso Barona, Gerardo Taracena

    Released2012

    Directed byMauro Mueller

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