Movies about Turkey

List of the best movies about Turkey, selected by visitors to our site: Conquest 1453, Valley of the Wolves: Palestine, Hayatimin Aski, Pains of Autumn, Matter of Respect, The Lark Farm, The Turkish Gambit, Hadi İnşallah, Almanya: Welcome to Germany, Kocan Kadar Konuş: Diriliş.

In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Conquest 1453 (2012)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, drama, adventure, military, history
CountryTurkey
Duration02:42
CharactersProphets, Emperors, Military, Sultans
PlotWar, Political, Death
PlaceTurkey, The Ottoman Empire
StyleExciting, Fascinating, For men, Action, Serious

After the death of his father Murat II, Mehmet II ascends to the Ottoman throne. After braving internal and external enemies, he decides to complete what he was destined to do: Conquer Constantinople.

Valley of the Wolves: Palestine (2011)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, adventure
CountryTurkey
Duration01:40
PlotAdventure, War
PlaceTurkey

After the Freedom Flotilla attempts to bring humanitarian assistance to Gaza refuses to turn back, it is attacked by the Israeli military. In a dramatic battle scene, activists resist and are killed by the Israeli soldiers. A Turkish commando team led by Polat Alemdar (Necati Şaşmaz) travels to West Bank in Palestine, where they launch a campaign against Israeli military personnel in an attempt to track down and eliminate an Israeli general, leader Moşe Ben Eliyezer (Erdal Beşikçioğlu), who is the responsible for the flotilla raid.

Hayatimin Aski (2016)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryTurkey
CharactersGirlfriends
PlotAdventure, Love, Loneliness
PlaceTurkey

Gokce, is turning 30 and still doesn't have any man in her life. She just watches as her other friends get married. She works in an advertisement company called 275. And suddenly she decides to get in love with her boss 'Demir ' . Demir is the dream of every girl, as he is such a handsome and rich man. So can Gokce make Demir fall in love with her?

Pains of Autumn (2009)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama
CountryTurkey
CharactersParents, Friends
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceTurkey

When a nationalistic wealthy landowner's idealist son falls for a non-muslim prostitute, he finds himself in a conflict between his feelings and politics under the shadow of the events of September 6th-7th in 1955, the Istanbul Pogrom.

Matter of Respect (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryTurkey
CharactersBrothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Money, Happiness, Betrayal
PlaceTurkey

Ayvalik is brought into play by the mob from a family who came to Istanbul. Yigit's father committed suicide because of the mob.

The Lark Farm (2007)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, history
CountryItaly, France, Spain, Bulgaria, Germany
Duration02:02
CharactersDoctors, Family, Brothers, Military
PlotWar
PlaceItaly, Turkey, Estate

The Lark Farm is set in a small Turkish town in 1915. It deals with the genocide of Armenians, looking closely at the fortunes, or rather, misfortunes of one wealthy Armenian family.

The Turkish Gambit (2005)
Markimdb: 7
Genreaction, thriller, adventure, detective, military
CountryRussia, Bulgaria
Duration02:10
CharactersSpy, Soldier
PlaceDeserts, Turkey

The film is based on the second book from the Adventures of Erast Petrovich Fandorin series of novels written by the Russian author Boris Akunin. The film takes place in 1877 during the Russian-Turkish war. Erast Fandorin has just escaped from Turkish prison and is trying to get on the Russian side as soon as possible to give important information about the upcoming attack of the enemy. On his way he meets Varvara Suvorova, a young lady who is going to see her fiancée - a soldier of the Russian army. Erast also knows that there is a spy somewhere in the Russian army, everyone is under suspicion.

Hadi İnşallah (2014)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrecomedy
CountryTurkey
CharactersFamily
PlotDivorce, Betrayal
PlaceTurkey
StyleLight

PuCCa is a broadcaster. When she applies for a new job, she meets a man

Almanya: Welcome to Germany (2011)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryGermany
Duration01:41
CharactersFamily
PlaceGermany, Turkey

After living 45 years in Germany, the Turkish Hüseyin Yilmaz, seventy, announces to his family that he has bought a house in Turkey and they should return to make the necessary reforms. The idea is unwelcome and causes very heated discussions. In addition, Canan, a granddaughter of Hüseyin, announces she is pregnant and the father is her English boyfriend, and no one knew anything. To comfort his cousin Cenk, a child of six years, who was humiliated at school and labeled as "foreign", Canan tells a fantastic story about how they left Turkey and went to Germany.

Kocan Kadar Konuş: Diriliş (2015)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy
CountryTurkey
Duration02:20
PlotLoneliness
PlaceTurkey

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My Brother (2016)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryTurkey
Duration00:38
CharactersSingers, Musicians, Brothers, Mothers, Fathers
PlotWedding, Death, Funeral
PlaceTurkey
StyleTouching

Hakan and Ozan are brothers who can't get along well. They meet again in their father's funeral. Even though they want to get back to their daily lives, their father's will won't allow it.

Herşey Aşktan (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genremelodrama
CountryTurkey
Duration02:23
CharactersFriends, Brides, Lovers
PlotWedding, Love, Jealousy, Love triangle, Fidelity
PlaceTurkey
StyleSerious, Romantic

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Mustang (2015)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama
CountryFrance, Germany, Turkey, Qatar
Duration01:58
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Sisters, Friends, Students
PlotDancing, Wedding, Soccer, Money, Weapon
PlaceSchool, Turkey, Village
TimeSummer
StyleDepressive, Atmospheric, Heartbreaking, Sad ones

In a Turkish village, five orphaned sisters live under strict rule while members of their family prepare their arranged marriages.

The Ottoman Lieutenant (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, military
CountryTurkey, USA
Duration02:38
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Soldier
PlotLove, War, Death, Relationship, Passion
PlaceSea, Turkey, Village

Lillie, a determined American woman, ventures overseas to join Dr. Jude at a remote medical mission in the Ottoman Empire (now Turkey). However, Lillie soon finds herself at odds with Jude and the mission’s founder, Woodruff, when she falls for the titular military man, Ismail, just as the war is about to erupt.

Time of Happiness (2017)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryTurkey
Duration00:44
CharactersFamily, Businessmen
PlotLove, Happiness
PlaceSea, Turkey
StyleLight, Cute, Soulful, Romantic

True love is not about perfection, it is hidden in flaws. The movie 'Mutluluk Zamani' (Time of Happiness) tells the story of Mert (Baris Arduc) who creates his 'perfect' life without facing his past and Ada (Elcin Sangu) who builds her own way of life based on all of her past experiences.

Kötü Çocuk (2017)
Markimdb: 2
Genremelodrama
CountryTurkey
Duration01:52
CharactersFathers
PlotLove, Mystery, Loneliness
PlaceTurkey

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İçerde (2016)
Markimdb: 8
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryTurkey
CharactersPolice, Brothers, Friends, Cats, Blonde girls
PlotLove, Investigation, Pursuit
PlaceTurkey

Even though two brothers are completely separated from each other after the imprisoning of their father and the kidnapping of their twin brother, they meet by coincidence years after when both choose to enter the police academy.

Sweet Revenge (2016)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryTurkey
PlotLove, Dreams, Betrayal
PlaceTurkey
StyleLight, Romantic

Pelin is left behind in her wedding. While trying to get over this bad experience, she comes across a fortuneteller who tells her that the only way she could get rid of her pain is by asking for forgiveness from the guy whose heart she has broken. She and her friends start to search for this guy.

Intersection (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama
CountryTurkey
Duration01:00
PlotLove
PlaceTurkey

Naz who is a paediatrician loses her baby during pregnancy. Even though her husband wants another baby, she refuses to go through the same thing all over again. She goes to Italy for a conference and meets Ali Nejat there.

Osman Pazarlama (2016)
Markimdb: 3.3
Genrecomedy
CountryTurkey
PlotLove
PlaceTurkey

Osman, is a small scale entrepreneur in a middle class neighborhood of Istanbul where he operates from a hangar transformed into an office. He dreams of getting rich through the sales of products imported from the Far East and also self invented products, thus marrying the girl he loves from the neighborhood. The biggest challenge he faces to marry the girl he is in love with is to convince the girls father that he is a successful businessman. Osman believes the only way to do this is making a big breakthrough with his company. He embarks on many adventures to sell his products, all end up in hilarious misfortunes and failures. On his journey to become rich, the only companions he has are Erkan and Songül who is the daughter of a family friend from the neighborhood. At the end of the day Osman will come to realize that wealth was never far-off.




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