With Centrul de Productie Cinematografica Bucuresti (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Uncle Marin, the Billionaire (1979)
88 min | Comedy
A Romanian peasant, visiting a friend who is working at a hotel on the Black Sea Riviera, is mistaken for a look-alike rich American businessman.
2. Stephen the Great - Vaslui 1475 (1975)
137 min | Biography, Drama, History
In 1475 when Stephen the Great ruler of Moldavia is facing an invading Ottoman army of 120 000 men the fate of Christian Europe largely depends on the battle's outcome.
3. Last Night of Love (1980)
100 min | Drama, War
In 1916 Romanian Army lieutenant Tudor Gheorghiu jealously obsesses over his wife Lena's apparent infidelity and contests against gigolo lawyer Nicolau for Lena's love.
4. Veronica (1973)
90 min | Family, Musical
The movie " Veronica " , a masterpiece of Romanian cinema in 1973 with actors like Dem Radulescu , Lulu Mihaescu and Margaret Paslaru is today a charming film for children. In a magical ... See full summary »
5. Proud Heritage (1989)
136 min | Action, Drama, History
After 1394 King Mircea the Elder, ruler of Wallachia, ponders the eventual consequences of a military alliance with the Poles versus one with the Turks.
6. One Hundred Lei (1973)
97 min | Drama, Romance
In 1970s Romania a rebellious and erratic teenager is vying for his older step brother's love and attention while envying his fame and lifestyle.
8. Dumbrava minunata (1981)
75 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Adapted from Mihail Sadoveanu's 1926 novel. Lizuca is a 6 year old girl whose mother died and whose father is married to a nasty woman. She has to leave her grandparents, who she lived with... See full summary »
9. The Punishment (1976)
112 min | Drama
In 1919 at the end of WW1 Romanian peasant Manolache Preda returns to his native village where he finds his woman taken by another and his land sold to the local landowner.
10. The Prophet, the Gold and the Transylvanians (1978)
98 min | Comedy, Western
Two peasants from Transylvania go to America in order to meet their brother who had left Romania ten years earlier. They meet a prophet in the American state of Utah and eventually help the... See full summary »
12. The Crown of Fire (1990)
94 min | Adventure, History, War
In medieval Wallachia a young prince battles his twin brother for their father's throne and for their ancestors' crown of fire.
15. For Motherland (1977)
192 min | History, War
In 1877 during the Russo-Turkish war the Kingdom of Romania joins the war on Russia's side and declares its independence from the Ottoman Empire.
16. Operation 'The Bus' (1978)
94 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In 1950 a Western spy is clandestinely parachuted into Communist Romania to retrieve secret WW2 codes and agent lists and also to assist a group of anti-Communist guerrillas escape but the Communist police is setting a trap.
17. Mercenaries' Trap (1981)
111 min | Adventure, Drama, War
In 1918 a defeated Austro-Hungarian Baron Colonel Von Görtz returns home to Transylvania which has just been lost to Romania. A vengeful Von Görtz punishes the nearby villagers but Romanian Major Tudor Andrei aids them.
18. Redhead (1976)
86 min | Drama, War
During the summer of 1944 a Romanian orphaned teenager is coping with the pain of being alone,hungry,homeless and harassed by the police and is suffering the rigors of detention in a juvenile correctional institution.
19. Artista, dolarii si Ardelenii (1978)
97 min | Western
The adventures of the three Brad brothers continues when Traian falls in love with Anabelle, a singer. He wants to marry her, not knowing that she is helping someone to rob a bank.
20. Croaziera (1981)
122 min | Comedy
The best workers from various factories in the communist system are rewarded a cruise on the Danube. The people in charge fight for bureaucratic reasons while the young ones are looking for adventure.
22. Alarm in the Delta (1976)
74 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
During the 1970s a foreign smuggler is taking hostages and threatening to sabotage a river pumping station if he is not aided in his attempt to smuggle ancient artifacts out of Romania.Two young local boys foil his plans.
25. Burebista (1980)
142 min | Biography, Drama, History
The life of Dacian war-leader Burebista who ruled between 80-44 B.C.and founded a strong Dacian Kingdom despite considerable pressure from the neighboring Celtic warlords and the Greek cities of the Black Sea coast.
26. Saltimbancii (1981)
93 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
A circus family encounters hard times and family strife, but is brought into the limelight through their chance encounter with a polar bear cub.
27. The Mace with Three Seals (1977)
177 min | Biography, History, War
At the end of the 16th century, Wallachia's ruler Michael the Brave dreams of uniting the kingdoms of Wallachia,Transylvania and Moldavia into a single country known as The United Principalities.
28. Serenade for the 12th Floor (1976)
69 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
Light comedy about various Bucharest house dwelling families trading their houses for apartments in a brand new apartment building complex in a new subdivision of a large Bucharest neighborhood.
33. Bietul Ioanide (1979)
135 min | Drama
Romania in the years 1939 - 40. The very talented and successful architect Ioanide, an idealist, is dreaming that the intellectuals will get the power in Romania. Sequences of the legionary... See full summary »
34. The Romanian Musketeer (1975)
88 min | Adventure, History
During the 18th century when Moldavian Prince Dimitrie Cantemir writes The History of the Rise and Fall of the Ottoman Empire the manuscript is stolen and offered to the highest bidder.
36. Shootings Under the Moonlight (1977)
90 min | Action, History, Thriller
During 1947 Romania's Communist Security Forces hunt down the last anti-Communist resistance fighters in the remote mountain villages of Transylvania.
37. At the Crossroads of Great Storms (1980)
86 min | Biography, Drama, History
In 1848 during the tumultuous era of European revolutions shaking the continent out of its feudal-based empire-based system the Wallachian politician Nicolae Balcescu is trying to reach the same revolutionary goals at home.
41. Cantemir (1973)
105 min | Biography, Drama, History
After 20 years in Ottoman Constantinople, Moldavian Prince Dimitrie Cantemir completes the written history of the Ottoman Empire and is crowned King of Moldavia in 1710 but his valuable manuscript is stolen by foreign agents.
44. Out of Too Much Love (1986)
73 min | Drama
In 1980s Romania chief-agronomist Vasile Candrea asks his boss for a transfer to a more modest position in the countryside with a local agricultural state farm. The village he's sent to is his native village.
46. Greetings from Agigea (1984)
63 min | Comedy, Drama, History
This mid-80s Romanian Communist propaganda film deals with the topic of young high-school graduates and members of the Romanian Communist Youth Union being sent to work at the Danube-Black Sea Canal mega-project.