Movies about France

Movies about France
List of the best movies about France, selected by visitors to our site: A Very Long Engagement, A Good Year, Student Services, Young & Beautiful, The Hundred-Foot Journey, Notre Dame, Blue Is the Warmest Color, Chocolat, Amanda, 22 Bullets.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Markimdb: 7.6
Genremelodrama, drama, detective, military
CountryFrance, USA
Duration02:08
CharactersSoldier
PlotLove, War, Investigation, Obsession, Fate
PlaceCourt, France
TimeWorld War I
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Touching

In 1919, Mathilde was 19 years old. Two years earlier, her fiancé Manech left for the front at the Somme. Like millions of others he was "killed on the field of battle." It's written in black and white on the official notice. But Mathilde refuses to believe it. If Manech had died, she would know. She hangs on to her intuition as tightly as she would onto the last thread of hope linking her to her lover. A former sergeant tells her in vain that Manech died in the no man's land of a trench named Bingo Crepescule, in the company of four other men condemned to die for self-inflicted wounds. Her path ahead is full of obstacles but Mathilde is not frightened. Anything is possible to someone who is willing to challenge fate...

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:57
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotSuccess, Inheritance, Fate
PlaceEngland, France
StyleRomantic, To cry, Cute, By books

Failed London banker Max Skinner inherits his uncle's vineyard in Provence, where he spent many childhood holidays. Upon his arrival, he meets a woman from California who tells Max she is his long-lost cousin and that the property is hers.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:43
CharactersStudents
PlotMoney, Investigation, Internet
PlaceFrance, Hotels
StyleAction, Twisted plot

Laura is a 19-year-old university freshman who desperately wants to do well in school. She works a part-time job but cannot make ends meet. One evening in which she is short of funds, she answers a personal ad online by "Joe," 57, who seeks a female student for "tender moments." The pay is 100 euros per hour. Laura pledges to do this just once, and three days later, she goes to a hotel room with Joe. And then her spiral begins.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:33
CharactersTeens
PlotPassion, Money, Death, Double life
PlaceFrance
StyleAtmospheric, Explicit scenes

Isabelle, a 17-year-old student, loses her virginity during a quick holiday romance. When she returns home, she begins a secret life as a prostitute for a year.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, India, United Arab Emirates
Duration02:02
CharactersCooks, Family
PlotRivalry
PlaceVillage, France, Kitchen, India, Small cities
StyleTo cry, Cute, Soulful, Touching, Serious

A story centered around an Indian family who moves to France and opens a restaurant across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genrecomedy
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersMilitary, Models, Journalists, Lawyers, Single mothers
PlotDancing, Death
PlaceCourt, Paris, Metro, Hospitals

Maud is an architect and a mother. Due to a misunderstanding, she wins the competition to refurbish the parvis of Notre-Dame. Torn between these responsibilities and love issues, she will go through an emotional storm.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium, Spain
Duration02:59
CharactersTeens, Lesbians
PlotFirst love
PlaceFrance
StyleExplicit scenes

Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:01
CharactersCooks, Single mothers
PlotMoving
PlaceKitchen, Small cities

A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is against them as they represent free-thinking and indulgence. When a group of Boat Gypsies float down the river the prejudices of the Mayor leads to a crisis.

Markimdb: 7
Genredrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:54
CharactersTerrorists, Childrens, Rabbits, Family, Parrots
PlotDancing, Friendship, Tennis, Fate
PlaceParis, France, Hospitals, London
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, Fascinating, For men

David, who gets by doing odd jobs, meets Lena, who has just moved up to Paris, and falls in love. But soon after, his life is brutally interrupted by the sudden death of his sister. Beyond the shock, and the pain, David now finds himself alone with his young niece Amanda to care for.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, drama, crime
CountryFrance
Duration01:57
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Hired assassins
PlotOn real events, Investigation, Chase, Justice
PlaceFrance, Cemetery
StyleExciting, Action, Tense, Serious, For men

Charly Matteï has turned his back on his life as an outlaw. For the last three years, he's led a peaceful life devoting himself to his wife and two children. Then, one winter morning, he's left for dead in the parking garage in Marseille's Old Port, with 22 bullets in his body. Against all the odds, he doesn't die...

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:39
CharactersWriters, Womanizers, Businessmen
PlotSuccess
PlaceJungle, France, Office
StyleSmart, Psychedelic

Octave is the master of the universe. Octave exercises the profession of copywriter. Today he decides what you will want tomorrow. For him, “man is a product like everything else.” Octave works for the world’s largest advertising agency, Ross & Witchcraft, nicknamed “The Ross.”

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersRobots, Sisters, Cats, Psychotherapists
PlotLove, Dancing, Friendship, Loneliness, Depression
PlaceMountains, Metro, Cemetery, Night Clubs
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, Kind, Cute

Rémy and Mélanie are thirty years old and live in the same district in Paris. She multiplies missed appointments on social networks while he struggles to meet. Both victims of this loneliness of the big cities, at the time hyper connected where one thinks however that to meet should be simpler ... Two individuals, two courses. Without knowing it, they take two roads that will lead them in the same direction ... that of a love story?

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:32

A 19-year-old searches for her twin brother after he runs away from home, following a fight with their father.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryFrance
Duration01:51
CharactersDogs, Maniacs, Serial killers, Scammers
PlotOn real events, Death, Weapon
PlaceForest, France
StyleAction, Serious, Disturbing

Between 1978 and 1979, the inhabitants of the Oise are in fear of a maniac who kills several hitchhikers and escape the police. He was then dubbed "the killer of the Oise" is actually a shy young policeman who will investigate his own murder, only to lose control of the situation.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:46
PlotFriendship

Although living a comfortable life in Salon-de-Provence, a charming town in the South of France, Julie has been feeling depressed for a while. To please her, Philippe Abrams, a post office administrator, her husband, tries to obtain a transfer to a seaside town, on the French Riviera, at any cost. The trouble is that he is caught red-handed while trying to scam an inspector. Philippe is immediately banished to the distant unheard of town of Bergues, in the Far North of France...

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy
CountryFrance
CharactersChildrens, Teachers
PlaceTrains, France, Summer camp
TimeSummer

Set in 1992, a manager Vincent has to run a children's holiday camp for three weeks and to face the unexpected concerning the place, his colleagues, various problems linked to children about the rooms, trips, their belongings...

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrefantastic, thriller, adventure
CountryFrance, Canada
Duration01:13
CharactersDogs, Family
PlotSurvival, Earthquake, Death, Fog, Death of his wife
PlaceAircraft, Paris, France
StyleExciting, To cry, Fascinating, Disturbing

A strange and deadly mist envelops Paris. A group of survivors finds refuge on the upper floors of apartment blocks and on the roofs of the capital. With no information, electricity, food or water, a couple attempts to survive this disaster and save their daughter... But as the hours go by, one thing becomes quite clear: there is no help on the way, and if they want to make it through this catastrophe alive, they will have to try their luck in the mist…

Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:58
CharactersLawyers
PlotLove, Passion, Relationship, Wedding, Drug addict
PlaceParty, France, Beach, Hospitals
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Makes me think

Tony is admitted to a rehabilitation center after a serious ski accident. Dependent on the medical staff and pain relievers, she takes time to look back on a turbulent relationship that she experienced with Georgio.

Markimdb: 8.5
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryFrance
Duration01:52
CharactersDisabled people, Millionaires, Friends, Partners
PlotOn real events, Friendship, Loneliness, Overcoming difficulties
PlaceFrance
StyleInteresting, Popular, Kind, Light, Inspirational

A true story of two men who should never have met – a quadriplegic aristocrat who was injured in a paragliding accident and a young man from the projects.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryFrance, United Kingdom, USA
Duration01:51
CharactersTeens, Mafia, Gangsters, Family, Writers
PlotLove
PlaceVillage, School, France, Small cities
StyleExciting, By books, Black humor, For men

The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the witness protection program, where fitting in soon becomes challenging as their old habits die hard.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:59
CharactersFriends, Brothers
PlotSurvival, Friendship, Loneliness, Fate, Justice
PlaceFrance
StyleRomantic, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

Samba migrated to France 10 years ago from Senegal, and has since been plugging away at various lowly jobs. Alice is a senior executive who has recently undergone a burnout. Both struggle to get out of their dead-end lives. Samba's willing to do whatever it takes to get working papers, while Alice tries to get her life back on track until fate draws them together.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, biography
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration02:05
CharactersArtists, Losers, Nuns, Maids, Artists
PlotOn real events, Mental disorders, Art
PlaceVillage, France
StyleUnexpected ending, To cry, Soulful, Touching, Serious

The tragic story of French naïve painter Séraphine Louis aka Séraphine de Senlis (1864-1942), a humble servant who becomes a gifted self-taught painter. Discovered by prominent critic and collector William Uhde, she came to prominence between the wars grouped with other naïve painters like Henri Rouseau only to descend into madness and obscurity with the onset of Great Depression and World War II.

Markimdb: 3.2
Genreaction, comedy
CountryRussia
Duration02:30
CharactersThieves, Family, Rich, Parents
PlotRobbery, Bank robbery, Money

An influential banker is doing everything possible not to share the property with his illegitimate sons. But when he is deprived of all the money, it turns out that only they can help Matthew ... To regain his fortune, the billionaire will be forced to rob his own bank in Monte Carlo. And for this, he will have to perform an even more difficult task: regain the trust of children who grew up without a father ...

Markimdb: 8.2
Genreadventure, family
CountryFrance
CharactersHeroes, Family, Friends, Losers
PlotAdventure, Friendship, Chase
PlaceParis, France
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Fancy, Touching, Serious

A young boy discovers a stray balloon, which seems to have a mind of its own, on the streets of Paris. The two become inseparable, yet the world’s harsh realities finally interfere.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama, music
CountryFrance, Italy, Romania, Belgium
Duration01:59
CharactersFriends
PlotTravel, Music, Obsession, KGB, Music group
PlaceFrance, Concerts
StyleTo cry, Fascinating, Touching

A former world-famous conductor of the Bolshoï orchestra, known as "The Maëstro", Andreï Filipov had seen his career publicly broken by Leonid Brezhnev for hiring Jewish musicians and now works cleaning the concert hall where he once directed. One day, he intercepts an official invitation from the prestigious Théâtre du Châtelet. Through a series of mad antics, he reunites his old orchestra, now composed of old alcoholic musicians, and flies to perform in Paris and complete the Tchaikovsky concerto interrupted 30 years earlier. For the concerto, he engages a young violin soloist with whom he has an unexpected connection.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, drama
CountryFrance, United Kingdom
Duration01:58
CharactersSpecial Forces, Police, Criminals
PlotRobbery, Skirmishes, Fight
PlaceParis, France
StyleAction, Heavy, Tense

A french police unit that try to stop a group of criminals.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:43
CharactersSuperhero, Demons
PlotVacation, Jealousy, Family life
PlaceFrance, Beach
StyleRomantic, By books, Smart

Two couple of friends, one very rich the other almost homeless, decides to go on Holiday. Julie, a single mother, joins them too. Once at seaside, it starts a complicate love cross among them that will involve also a transsexual, a jealous brother,a Latin Lover and another nervous stressed couple. Not to mention about the daughter of one of them that is secretly in Chicago with one of his father's employee... More, at the end of the summer all of them will join the same party...

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersHorses, Autistic
PlotFriendship
PlaceFrance, Metro, Hospitals, Hotels
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Touching

For twenty years, Bruno and Malik have lived in a different world—the world of autistic children and teens. In charge of two separate nonprofit organizations (The Hatch & The Shelter), they train young people from underprivileged areas to be caregivers for extreme cases that have been refused by all other institutions. It’s an exceptional partnership, outside of traditional settings, for some quite extraordinary characters.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, Spain
Duration01:34
CharactersArtists, Writers, Artists
PlotTime travel, Magic, Vacation, Fate, Dreams
PlaceParis, France
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Cute, Soulful

A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, family
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration02:34
CharactersMusicians, Friends
PlotFriendship, Vacation
PlaceFrance, Beach, Hotels, Country houses
StyleSoulful

Despite a traumatic event, a group of friends decide to go ahead with their annual beach vacation. Their relationships, convictions, sense of guilt and friendship are sorely tested. They are finally forced to own up to the little white lies they've been telling each other.





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