Best award winning movies with a refreshing take from Israel

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with a refreshing take from Israel! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with a refreshing take from Israel, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Lost Daughter (2021)

A woman's seaside vacation takes a dark turn when her obsession with a young mother forces her to confront secrets from her past.

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2021-12-16 | Drama

Cast

Olivia Colman, Jessie Buckley

Rating

rating icon 6.543
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    unloved character
  2. Ranked #4 for
    rowdy character
  3. Ranked #4 for
    sabbatical

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2 Plan A (2021)

Germany 1945, Max, a Jewish Holocaust survivor, meets a radical group of Jewish resistance fighters, who, like him, lost all hope for their future after they were robbed of their existence and their entire families were killed by the Nazis. They dream of retaliation on an epic scale for the Jewish people. An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth. Max starts identifying with the group's monstrous plans...

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2021-08-16 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

August Diehl, Sylvia Hoeks

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #137 for
    po-faced
  2. Ranked #145 for
    refreshing take
  3. Ranked #270 for
    alternate history

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3 The Legend of King Solomon (2017)

Eager to impress the Queen of Sheeba, a young Solomon accidentally releases the devil Asmodeus from his prison. With the Kingdom of Jerusalem in peril, Solomon and Princess Naama work together to find an end to Asmodeus' evil rule.

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2017-09-28 | History / Animation

Cast

Ervin Nagy, Gábor Csőre

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #577 for
    biblical
  2. Ranked #1414 for
    like a history lesson
  3. Ranked #1574 for
    very distracting voice

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4 The Golem (2018)

A re-imagining of the old mystical folklore that follows a woman and a tight-knit Jewish community that is besieged by foreign invaders. She conjures a dangerous creature to protect them but it may be more evil than she ever imagined.

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2018-08-27 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Hani Furstenberg, Ishai Golan

Rating

rating icon 5.826
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1166 for
    canonical
  2. Ranked #1403 for
    biblical
  3. Ranked #1603 for
    Slasher Film

Trailer

The Golem trailer
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5 Jeruzalem (2016)

When a couple of American young adults fly to Israel to visit the city of Jerusalem, a biblical nightmare falls upon the city.

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2016-01-22 | Horror / Action

Cast

Yael Grobglas, Danielle Jadelyn

Rating

rating icon 5.535
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #167 for
    Apocalypse Film
  2. Ranked #196 for
    feeling motion sickness
  3. Ranked #294 for
    jittery

Trailer

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6 The Operative (2019)

A young Western woman is recruited by the Mossad to go undercover in Tehran where she becomes entangled in a complex triangle with her handler and her subject.

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2019-07-24 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Diane Kruger, Martin Freeman

Rating

rating icon 5.83
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pat ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    inconclusive ending
  3. Ranked #2 for
    satisfying resolution

Trailer

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7 Synonyms (2019)

A young Israeli man absconds to Paris to flee his nationality, aided by his trusty Franco-Israeli dictionary.

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2019-02-28 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Tom Mercier, Quentin Dolmaire

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #145 for
    confusing
  2. Ranked #225 for
    feeling sea sickness
  3. Ranked #267 for
    spoon-feeding

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8 Out in the Dark (2012)

Two young men — a Palestinian grad student and an Israeli lawyer — meet and fall in love amidst personal and political intrigue.

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2012-09-09 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Michael Aloni, Nicholas Jacob

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #181 for
    first timer
  2. Ranked #184 for
    obligatory happy ending
  3. Ranked #190 for
    Queer Cinema

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9 Yana's Friends (1999)

Three parallel stories of immigrants in Tel Aviv during the Gulf War and about coming together while sealed in a room during the Scud attacks.

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1999-11-04 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Evelyn Kaplun, Nir Levy

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #101 for
    sly
  2. Ranked #264 for
    emotional rollercoaster
  3. Ranked #284 for
    ennobled characters

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10 Sand Storm (2016)

A Bedouin village in Northern Israel. When Jalila's husband marries a second woman, Jalila and her daughter's world is shattered, and the women are torn between their commitment to the patriarchal rules and being true to themselves.

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2016-01-25 | Drama

Cast

Lamis Ammar, Ruba Blal

Rating

rating icon 6.005
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #356 for
    unhurried pace
  2. Ranked #378 for
    disapproving character
  3. Ranked #515 for
    conflicting view

Trailer

Sand Storm trailer
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