Filming Location Matching "Algiers, Algeria" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Battle of Algiers (1966)

Not Rated | 121 min | Drama, War

8.1
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95 Metascore

In the 1950s, fear and violence escalate as the people of Algiers fight for independence from the French government.

Director: Gillo Pontecorvo | Stars: Brahim Hadjadj, Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi, Tommaso Neri

Votes: 48,078 | Gross: $0.06M

2. Papicha (2019)

106 min | Drama

6.9
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Algiers, 1997. Terrorist wanting an Islamic and archaic state are everywhere. Women are oppressed, in a seek to take control of their bodies, clothing and public space. Young student Nedjma is passionate about making a fashion show.

Director: Mounia Meddour | Stars: Lyna Khoudri, Shirine Boutella, Amira Hilda Douaouda, Yasin Houicha

Votes: 214

3. Z (1969)

M/PG | 127 min | Crime, Drama, History

8.3
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Following the murder of a prominent leftist, an investigator tries to uncover the truth while government officials attempt to cover up their roles.

Director: Costa-Gavras | Stars: Yves Montand, Irene Papas, Jean-Louis Trintignant, François Périer

Votes: 21,783 | Gross: $0.08M

4. Samson and Delilah (1949)

Approved | 134 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.8
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When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature, George Sanders, Angela Lansbury

Votes: 6,413 | Gross: $28.80M

5. Tarzan the Ape Man (1932)

Passed | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

7.0
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A trader and his daughter set off in search of the fabled graveyard of the elephants in deepest Africa, only to encounter a wild man raised by apes.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Johnny Weissmuller, Neil Hamilton, C. Aubrey Smith, Maureen O'Sullivan

Votes: 6,578

6. The Stranger (1967)

Approved | 104 min | Drama

7.3
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In an atmosphere of political tension when the French still control Algiers, an Algerian is killed on the beach and a French man who has lived in Algiers all his life is arrested for the ... See full summary »

Director: Luchino Visconti | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Anna Karina, Bernard Blier, Alfred Adam

Votes: 2,004

7. I Still Hide to Smoke (2016)

90 min | Drama

7.2
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Fatima, a strong-minded woman, is the lead masseuse of a hammam in Algiers. This is 1995 and the situation is tense in the capital. The day ahead promises to be hectic for all, and for ... See full summary »

Director: Rayhana Obermeyer | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Fadila Belkebla, Nadia Kaci, Nassima Benchicou

Votes: 457

8. Algiers (1938)

Passed | 96 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.7
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Beautiful Gaby meets a romantic jewel thief in the mysterious Casbah.

Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Charles Boyer, Hedy Lamarr, Sigrid Gurie, Joseph Calleia

Votes: 2,258

9. Pépé le Moko (1937)

Not Rated | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.7
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98 Metascore

A wanted gangster is both king and prisoner of the Casbah. He is protected from arrest by his friends, but is torn by his desire for freedom outside. A visiting Parisian beauty may just tempt his fate.

Director: Julien Duvivier | Stars: Jean Gabin, Gabriel Gabrio, Saturnin Fabre, Fernand Charpin

Votes: 5,790 | Gross: $0.15M

10. Isabelle Eberhardt (1991)

Not Rated | 113 min | Biography, Drama, History

5.9
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Story of a young woman journalist who becomes enmeshed in the politics of the annexation of Morrocco from Algeria at the turn of the twentieth century. The focus is on her hardships because... See full summary »

Director: Ian Pringle | Stars: Mathilda May, Tchéky Karyo, Peter O'Toole, Richard Moir

Votes: 78

11. Elise, or Real Life (1970)

104 min | Drama

6.4
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In 1957, Elise Le Tellier, a young woman from Bordeaux, decides to join her brother Lucien, a revolutionary who has decided to become a worker instead of a notable. Lucien has secured a ... See full summary »

Director: Michel Drach | Stars: Marie-José Nat, Mohamed Chouikh, Bernadette Lafont, Jean-Pierre Bisson

Votes: 85

12. The Blessed (2017)

102 min | Drama

5.1
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Follows a handful of characters living in Algiers in the wake of a civil war that lasted throughout the 1990s.

Director: Sofia Djama | Stars: Sami Bouajila, Nadia Kaci, Faouzi Bensaïdi, Amine Lansari

Votes: 174

13. Missing Husbands (1921)

Not Rated | 136 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery

6.7
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Two men, lost in the desert, meet Queen Antinea, ruler of Atlantis.

Director: Jacques Feyder | Stars: Jean Angelo, Stacia Napierkowska, Georges Melchior, Marie-Louise Iribe

Votes: 293

14. Until the Birds Return (2017)

113 min | Drama

6.4
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Three stories set in today's Algeria. In Algiers, Mourad, a property developer is wealthy and more or less satisfied with his lot but he does not know how to make happy those close to him; ... See full summary »

Director: Karim Moussaoui | Stars: Mohamed Djouhri, Hania Amar, Hassan Kechache, Mehdi Ramdani

Votes: 191

15. The Algerian (2014)

99 min | Action, Romance, Thriller

5.6
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The Algerian is an international political thriller about the colliding worlds of the Middle East and America. It follows Ali (Ben Youcef) across the world from Algeria to New York, Las ... See full summary »

Director: Giovanni Zelko | Stars: Ben Youcef, Candice Coke, Harry Lennix, Tara Holt

Votes: 197 | Gross: $0.07M

16. The Italian (2010)

Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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Life smiles at Dino Fabrizzi,a cool forty-two-year old Italian. Not only is he the most successful salesman at The Maserati dealership in Nice but he has had a steady (and hot) relationship... See full summary »

Director: Olivier Baroux | Stars: Kad Merad, Valérie Benguigui, Roland Giraud, Philippe Lefebvre

Votes: 1,376

17. Terror's Advocate (2007)

Unrated | 135 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.2
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75 Metascore

A documentary on Jacques Vergès, the controversial lawyer and former Free French Forces guerrilla who has defending unpopular figures such as Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie and Holocaust denier Roger Garaudy.

Director: Barbet Schroeder | Stars: Jacques Vergès, Klaus Barbie, Barbet Schroeder, Bassam Abu Sharif

Votes: 1,432 | Gross: $0.04M

18. I'm All Yours (2015)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy

5.9
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Charming thirty-year-old Hanna Belkacem has inherited the gene from her parents: she is unable to say no. And as she is the Director of Human resources of a big firm such infirmity is not ... See full summary »

Director: Baya Kasmi | Stars: Vimala Pons, Mehdi Djaadi, Agnès Jaoui, Ramzy Bedia

Votes: 541

19. Port Afrique (1956)

Approved | 92 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

5.2
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Rip Reardon, ex-Army flier, returns to his home in French Morocco and finds his wife dead, and he suspects she has been murdered. Police Colonel Moussac insists she committed suicide. Rip ... See full summary »

Director: Rudolph Maté | Stars: Pier Angeli, Eugene Deckers, Pat O'Meara, James Hayter

Votes: 133

20. Algerie from Above (2015 TV Movie)

88 min | Documentary

8.9
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Flying around Algeria, the north African country.

Directors: Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Yazid Tizi

Votes: 68

21. Paris la blanche (2017)

83 min | Drama, Romance

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At the age of 70, Rekia decides to leave her village in Kabylie to go to Paris. All by herself, she travels across the Mediterranean sea to bring Nour, her husband, back home. But her hero,... See full summary »

Director: Lidia Terki | Stars: Tassadit Mandi, Zahir Bouzerar, Karole Rocher, Marie Denarnaud

Votes: 53

22. Rachida (2002)

100 min | Drama

6.9
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A look at terrorism in Algeria through the eyes of Rachida, a teacher in one of the school districts.

Director: Yamina Bachir | Stars: Ibtissem Djouadi, Bahia Rachedi, Rachida Messaoui En, Hamid Remas

Votes: 308

23. La question (1977)

112 min | Drama, War

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Director: Laurent Heynemann | Stars: Jacques Denis, Nicole Garcia, Jean-Pierre Sentier, Françoise Thuries

Votes: 68

24. Les chemins de l'oued (2002)

78 min | Drama

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Samy (Nicolas Cazalé), a young Franco-Algerian, hits a policeman at a roadblock and must flee France. He takes refuge with his grandfather (Mohamed Majd) in Algeria. But he does not speak ... See full summary »

Director: Gaël Morel | Stars: Nicolas Cazalé, Amira Casar, Mohamed Majd, Kheireddine Defdaf

Votes: 110

25. Bab El Oued City (1994)

93 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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Follows the conflict between a young Algerian man and the local Islamic fundamentalists.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Nadia Kaci, Mohamed Ourdache, Hassan Abidou, Mabrouk Ait Amara

Votes: 176

26. Délice Paloma (2007)

134 min | Drama

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When it comes to surviving in today's Algeria, no scam is too daunting for the woman who has adopted her country's name. If they're pretty and lacking in principles, her recruits can make a... See full summary »

Director: Nadir Moknèche | Stars: Biyouna, Nadia Kaci, Aylin Prandi, Daniel Lundh

Votes: 244

27. The Man from Cairo (1953)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama

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An American tourist, who served in Algeria during WW2, is mistaken for an American agent hired by the French government to recover its gold reserves that went missing in the Algerian desert during the war.

Directors: Ray Enright, Edoardo Anton | Stars: George Raft, Gianna Maria Canale, Massimo Serato, Guido Celano

Votes: 94

28. Bab el web (2005)

99 min | Comedy

4.6
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Kamel and his younger brother live in Bab el Oued, a popular district of Algiers. Kamel is embittered and rather taciturn while jollier Bouzid escapes the drab reality of his life chatting ... See full summary »

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Samy Naceri, Faudel, Julie Gayet, Hacène Benzerari

Votes: 103

29. El Gusto (2011)

88 min | Documentary

7.7
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EL GUSTO is the story of an orchestra of Jewish and Muslim musicians torn apart by war 50 years ago, and recently reunited for an exceptional concert. These musicians share a passion they never lost: the soul of Algiers, Chaabi music.

Director: Safinez Bousbia

Votes: 145

30. The Most Gentle Confessions (1971)

95 min | Crime, Drama

5.4
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Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Roger Hanin, Caroline Cellier, Marc Porel

Votes: 54

31. L'autre monde (2001)

95 min | Crime, Drama, War

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53 Metascore

A young French-Algerian woman travels to Algeria in search for her fiance. Determined to find his whereabouts, she is facing political and religious obstacles in a country that is struggling with the aftermath of a civil war.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Marie Brahimi, Karim Bouaiche, Nazim Boudjenah, Michèle Moretti

Votes: 54

32. Omar Gatlato (1977)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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A somewhat cynical but realistic look at the alienation of men in Algerian society.

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Boualem Benani, Aziz Degga, Farida Guenaneche, Rabah Leghaa

Votes: 114

33. Pirate Submarine (1951)

Approved | 69 min | Drama, War

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In November of 1942, the French submarine, the "Casabianca,", escapes from German-held Toulon, and, upon joining the Free French forces at Algiers, is sent on a secret mission to Corsica to... See full summary »

Director: Georges Péclet | Stars: Pierre Dudan, Gérard Landry, Jean Vilmont, Alain Terrane

Votes: 21

34. Nass Mlah City (2002–2006)

20 min | Comedy

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Nass Mlah City (Nice People City) consists of several Algerian actors considered among the best in the country whose personages change according to roles in each episode. It is considered ... See full summary »

Stars: Biyouna, Rachid Zighmi, Bachir Benmohamed, Hacène Benzerari

Votes: 8

36. Quai des blondes (1954)

120 min | Crime, Drama

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Director: Paul Cadéac | Stars: Michel Auclair, Barbara Laage, Madeleine Lebeau, Henri Arius

37. Let Them Come (2015)

95 min | Drama, War

6.9
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Algeria, the late 80s. Idols of the past, such as socialism, are staggering. New idols rush in: capitalism made in IMF, islamism made in Saudi Arabia and Afghanistan. For Nouredine there is... See full summary »

Director: Salem Brahimi | Stars: Amazigh Kateb, Rachida Brakni, Farida Saboundji, Thoraya

Votes: 87

38. Dakious & Makious (2018– )

Comedy

7.4
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Two old scammers embark on various foolish ventures that never end well.

Stars: Nabil Asli, Nassim Haddouche, Cherif Bendaoud, Mohamed Chayed

Votes: 22

39. Les oliviers de la justice (1962)

81 min | Drama

7.7
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Director: James Blue | Stars: Pierre Prothon, Jean Pélégri, Marie Decaître, Huguette Poggi

Votes: 10

40. Vice World of Sports: Rivals (2017– )

Action

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Votes: 7

41. Verklungene Melodie (1938)

98 min | Drama

7.4
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During an emergency landing in the middle of the desert, aspiring actress Barbara meets the industrialist Thomas. After their rescue they move in together in Berlin but soon their ways part again.

Director: Viktor Tourjansky | Stars: Brigitte Horney, Willy Birgel, Carl Raddatz, Vera von Langen

Votes: 8

42. Hassan, Terrorist (1968)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Living in Algiers in 1956 is no bed of roses. Especially when you are a meek little fellow called Hassan who, to stay out of trouble, is all things to all people and whose only act of "... See full summary »

Director: Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina | Stars: Tayeb Abou El Hassan, Mahieddine Bachtarzi, Balvet, Abou Djamel

Votes: 50

43. Heart of the Casbah (1952)

96 min | Drama

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Maria Pilar is the second wife of a gangster of Algiers who has just been arrested. Michel, her husband's son by a first marriage, arrives in Algiers, the town in which he was born but that... See full summary »

Director: Pierre Cardinal | Stars: Viviane Romance, Claude Laydu, Peter van Eyck, Philippe Richard

Votes: 10

44. Fouilleurs Nés (2018)

Crime

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Two cops from Algiers crime squad investigate a murder after an unknown body is found in a municipal dump by a couple of kids.

Director: Djamel Azizi | Stars: Mustafa Laribi, Ali Zarif, Arslane Lerari, Hamid Amirouche

45. L'évasion de Hassan Terro (1976)

115 min | Comedy

7.5
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Hassan Terro is released from the prison of the French forces to lead them to Algerian rebels, because the authorities see him as an important man responsible for the revolution. Indeed, he... See full summary »

Director: Mustapha Badie | Stars: Rouïched, Sid Ali Kouiret, Chafia Boudraa, Paul Mercey

Votes: 16

46. Normal! (2011)

111 min | Drama

4.9
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After the December riots and the first peaceful marches in Algeria, while the Arab Spring begins in Tunisia and Egypt, Fouzi wants to gather his actors to show them the unfinished editing ... See full summary »

Director: Merzak Allouache | Stars: Nadjib Oulebsir, Adila Bendimerad, Nabil Asli, Mina Lachter

Votes: 15

47. Sultan Ashour 10 (2015– )

30 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.2
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Before he died, the "Sultan Boualem" decided to elect his successor among his two children: the "El amir Kamel" and the "El amir Ashour". Finally, he chooses "Ashour", which provokes the ... See full summary »

Stars: Blaha Benziane, Lilia Bouyahiaoui, Kawther El Bardi, Sid Ahmed Agoumi

Votes: 78

48. Hob Fi Kafas El Itiham (2015)

42 min | Drama

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The daughter decides to return to the homeland and is pregnant, and tries to hide it, but it is revealed, there is a great conflict within the family and expand the circle of conflicting ... See full summary »

Stars: Mohammed Adjaimi, Djamel Aouane, Abdennour Baameur, Mohamed Ben Bekriti

49. Viva Didou! (1971)

76 min

6.5
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Director: Mohamed Zinet | Stars: Georges Arnaud, Himmoud Brahimi, Suzie Nacer, Mohamed Zinet

Votes: 6

50. The Big Meeting (1950)

105 min | Drama, War

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Director: Jean Dréville | Stars: François Patrice, Marc Valbel, René Blancard, Jean Yonnel


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