Movies about Poland

Movies about Poland
List of the best movies about Poland, selected by visitors to our site: Aftermath, Defiance, 365 Days, Cold War, 11 Minutes, 80 Million, All My Friends Are Dead, The Way Back, Corpus Christi, With Fire and Sword.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Genre
Country
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama
CountryPoland, Russia, Netherlands
Duration01:47
PlotSupernatural, Mystery
PlaceVillage, Tomb, Poland
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think, Depressive

Two brothers are trying to find out the truth from years ago. The whole town is against them.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, thriller, drama, military, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:17
CharactersJews
PlotWar, On real events, Survival, Robbery, Love triangle
PlaceForest, Poland
TimeWorld War II
StyleRomantic, Soulful, Fascinating, Heavy, Epic

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis. The brothers begin the rescue of roughly 1,200 Jews still trapped in the ghettos of Poland.

Markimdb: 3.3
Genremelodrama
CountryPoland
CharactersMafia, Rich guys and poor girls, Rich, Beautiful actors, Beautiful girls
PlotLove, Passion, Abduction, Relationship, Travel
PlaceItaly
StyleRomantic, Explicit scenes, Beautiful, Fascinating

Massimo Torricelli, a young and handsome boss of a Sicilian Mafia family, has no other option but to takeover after his father has been assassinated. Laura is a sales director in a luxurious hotel in Warsaw. She has a successful career, but her private life lacks passion. She is taking one last shot to save her relationship. Together with her bone-headed boyfriend Martin and some other friends, she takes a trip to Sicily. She does not expect that Massimo, the most dangerous man on the island, will get in her way, kidnap her, hold her captive and give her 365 days - to fall in love with him.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genremelodrama, drama, music, history
CountryPoland, United Kingdom, France, Belgium
Duration02:02
CharactersMusicians, Poets, Pianists
PlotLove, Dancing
PlacePrison, Trains, Paris, Yugoslavia, Berlin
TimeCold War
StyleRomantic, Sad ones

A man and a woman meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatally mismatched and yet drawn to each other.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountryPoland, Republic of Ireland
CharactersDogs, Nuns, Birds, Actors
PlotMotorcycles
PlaceAircraft, Hotels

The lives of urbanites intertwine in a world where anything can happen at any time.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, drama, history
CountryPoland
Duration01:50
CharactersFriends
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Friendship, Political, Uprising
PlacePoland
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

A movie about the power of thousands, the courage of hundreds and friendship of a few, thanks to whom a change of fate of millions became possible. Poland, lower Silesia, the beginning of a very cold winter 1981. After a series of entrapments by the security service a confrontation between the opposition and the communists seems to be inevitable. Just before the proclamation of martial law a group of young solidarity activists decide to play va banque and organize a rash action to take out 80 million of the union money from one of the Wroclaw’s banks before the account is blocked. Security service officers follow their steps. It’s the beginning of a gripping tournament in which also priests and curb dealers will play their parts. Each side has aces up their sleeve.

PlotWeapon
PlacePoland

A group of friends at a New Year’s Eve party go through a whirlwind of events that exposes secrets, breaks hearts — and leads to a shocking outcome.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, adventure, history
CountryUSA, United Arab Emirates, Poland, India
Duration02:13
PlotWar, On real events, Survival, Adventure, Travel
PlaceRussia, Gulag, India
StyleInspirational, Heavy, Epic, Serious

Peter Weir's follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man's struggle for freedom. At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag. The film details their perilous & uncertain journey to freedom, as they cross deserts, mountains, & several nations.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama
CountryPoland, France
PlotLove, Death, Cheating, Blackmail, Funeral
PlacePrison, Village, Party, Cemetery, Small cities
StyleSoulful, Makes me think, Touching

The story of a 20-year-old Daniel who experiences a spiritual transformation while living in a Youth Detention Center. He wants to become a priest but this is impossible because of his criminal record. When he is sent to work at a carpenter’s workshop in a small town, on arrival he dresses up as a priest and accidentally takes over the local parish. The arrival of the young, charismatic preacher is an opportunity for the local community to begin the healing process after a tragedy that happened there.

Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure, military, history
CountryPoland, Soviet Union
Duration03:24
CharactersHeroes, Cossacks, Military
PlotLove triangle, Political, Uprising, Rivalry
PlaceUkraine, Poland
StyleFascinating, Epic, Serious

In the mid-17th century, Poland was the largest, most democratic, and most tolerant country in Europe. However, a tragic civil war brought about the gradual decline of the once glorious republic...

Markimdb: 5.9
Genredrama, adventure, detective, military, history
CountryGermany, France, Italy, Russia, Poland, Canada, Turkey, Jordan
Duration02:19
CharactersMute, Refugees
PlotAdventure, Travel
PlaceDeserts, The Ottoman Empire, Turkey
TimeWorld War I
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

In 1915 a man survives the Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire, but loses his family, speech and faith. One night he learns that his twin daughters may be alive, and goes on a quest to find them.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama, military, history
CountryPoland
Duration01:38
CharactersWolves, Jews, Soldier, Sisters, Farmers
PlotLove, War, On real events, Survival, Wedding
PlaceVillage, Trains, Forest, Poland
TimeWorld War II
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think, Disturbing

Summer of 1939. Zosia is a young Polish girl who is deeply in love with Ukrainian Petro. Their great love will be put to the test when her father decides to marry her to a wealthy widower Skiba. Right after wedding she is left alone because her husband is drafted to the Polish army for the war with Germany. Meanwhile, tensions grow due to Jews, Poles, and Ukrainians living side by side.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantasy
CountryPoland
CharactersWitch
PlotAdventure, Superpowers
StyleExciting, Disturbing

Quarter the century after the Rivian Pogrom (the very last events from the Witcher Saga) Kaer Morhen, an old keep of the witchers from the school of the Wolf, is being attacked. Leader of the assault is a mighty warrior - Agaius. A few years later from Aretuza, newly rebuilt school of the sorceress, runs Ornella, who has been suspected of finding the legendary Alzur's Almanac. In pursuit comes Triss Merigold, with help of an old bard, Dandelion, his bastard son Julian and Lambert, the last monster slayer, seeking for revenge.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrethriller, drama, military, history
CountryGermany, France, Poland, China, Portugal
Duration01:51
CharactersMilitary
PlotOn real events, The escape, Obsession, Mental disorders, Chase
PlaceGermany
TimeWorld War II
StylePsychological problems, Action, Tense, Makes me think, Disturbing

Germany, 1945. Soldier Willi Herold, a deserter of the German army, stumbles into a uniform of Nazi captain abandoned during the last and desperate weeks of the Third Reich. Newly emboldened by the allure of a suit that he has stolen only to stay warm, Willi discovers that many Germans will follow the leader, whoever he is.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryPoland
PlotPassion, Investigation, Friendship, Jealousy, Intrigue
StyleLight, To cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Makes me think

Karina is doing her best to have the first happy relationship ever. Unfortunately, the man to whom she gave her heart, seems to be more interested in himself than her. One unforeseen event and one little lie will change Karina’s organized life into an emotional and hilarious roller-coaster. It soon turns out that other people around Karina have their little secrets, too. When the truth comes out, everyone will have to finally put their relationships and in their hearts in order.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama, music, history
CountryGermany, Poland
Duration01:38
CharactersStrong women, Jews, Surgeons
PlotLove, Obsession, Mystery
PlaceHospitals, Germany, Berlin
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

A disfigured concentration-camp survivor, unrecognizable after facial reconstruction surgery, searches ravaged postwar Berlin for the husband who might have betrayed her to the Nazis.

Markimdb: 4.1
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
CountryPoland
Duration01:55
CharactersStalin, Cossacks, Soldier, Actors, Nurses
PlotWar

Poland's winning battle against Soviet Russia as seen through the eyes of two young protagonists, Ola and Jan. She is a Warsaw cabaret dancer, while he is a cavalry officer and poet who believes in socialist ideals

Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, military, history
CountryPoland
Duration01:59
CharactersHeroes, Military, Soldier
PlotWar, Survival, Missing people
PlaceRussia, USSR, Poland
TimeNew Year, World War II
StyleDepressive, Serious

An examination of the Soviet slaughter of thousands of Polish officers and citizens in the Katyn forest in 1940.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy
CountryPoland
Duration01:30

Two middle-aged male friends are travelling together by car and expressing their thoughts and emotions connected with women.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama
CountryPoland, Denmark
Duration01:22
CharactersTeens, Jews, Nuns, Priests, Partners
PlotTravel, Fate
PlaceSchool, USSR, Poland
TimeWorld War II
StyleSoulful, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Touching, Depressive

Anna, a young novitiate in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
CountryPoland
Duration02:07
PlotWar, On real events, Friendship, Death
TimeWorld War II
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

A beautiful story about youth, love, friendship and the pursuit of adventure during the bloody and brutal reality of the Warsaw Uprising.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryPoland
Duration01:03
CharactersHeroes, Brides, Parents
PlotDreams
PlaceVillage

After fun-loving metalhead Jacek is disfigured in an accident at work, he becomes the first person in Poland to receive a face transplant. This leads to his status as a media spectacle and martyr, all while battling ensuing identity issues as a consequence.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, biography
CountryPoland
Duration02:00
CharactersDoctors, Surgeons, Nurses
PlotOn real events, Death, Political
PlaceHospitals, Poland
StyleAction, Fascinating, Serious

Set in communist Poland of the 80s the movie depicts early career of cardio surgeon Zbigniew Religa.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, biography, sport
CountryPoland
Duration01:07
CharactersHeroes
PlotOn real events, Sports, Drug addict, Swimming, Competitions
PlaceHospitals

Based on true events. In 1980s Poland, Jerzy Górski is a young man who finds the determination to struggle against his drug addiction through athletic training, with the aim of competing in the US Ironman Triathlon.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersDogs, Superhero, Gods, Mutant, Strong women
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, End of the world, Martial Arts, Basketball
PlaceSpace, Egypt, Laboratory, Poland
TimeFuture
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, By comics, Tense, Epic

After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
PlotLove, Survival, Money, Supernatural
PlacePoland, New York
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Gloomy, Serious

1921 New York. An immigrant woman is tricked into a life of burlesque and vaudeville until a dazzling magician tries to save her and reunite her with her sister who is being held in the confines of Ellis Island.

Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, military, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Czech Republic
Duration02:23
CharactersAnimals, Strong women, Jews, Lions, Smugglers
PlotWar, On real events
PlaceZoos, Poland
TimeWorld War II
StyleAction, Heavy, Tense, Makes me think, Touching

The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genredrama, adventure, history
CountryPoland
Duration01:43
PlotReligious

In IX century Europe, on the brink of Poland's birth, a cruel prince, Popiel, murders his cousins to ensure his son's succession. His crimes lead to an uprising of his subjects lead by the former commander of Popiel's army, Piastun, and a young hunter and warrior, Ziemowit. Meanwhile Ziemowit falls in love with Dziwa, lovely girl who is to become a priestess in the local temple ...

Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama, history
CountryRussia, Belarus, Czech Republic, France, Poland, Israel
Duration01:56
CharactersJews
PlaceConcentration camp
TimeWorld War II

The film tells about the history of the Holocaust through the stories of its unwitting Witnesses.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, fantasy, melodrama, music
CountryPoland
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Monsters, Serial killers, Mermaids
PlotDancing, Investigation, Obsession, Body exchange, Weapon
PlaceShips, Night Clubs
StyleTense, Depressive, Disturbing

Two mermaid sisters, who end up performing at a nightclub, face cruel and bloody choices when one of them falls in love with a beautiful young man.





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