50 Best Foreign Movies on Netflix Sweden

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Last updated: 2019-07-19

While Hollywood still dominates the box office, art houses and services like Netflix have given us easy access to films from around the globe. Here's the list of 50 best foreign movies on Netflix Sweden right now. This list keeps updating as and when there's change in the Netflix database.

ROMA


ROMA 2018
IMDb:   8.0/10

Metacritic:   96/100

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2018-12-14

Year:   2018

Director(s):   Alfonso Cuaron

Director Alfonso Cuaron delivers a vivid, emotional portrait of domestic life and social hierarchy set against Mexico's political turmoil of the 1970s.

Actor(s):   Carlos Peralta, Diego Cortina Autrey, Marina de Tavira, Yalitza Aparicio

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The Handmaiden


The Handmaiden 2016
IMDb:   8.1/10

Metacritic:   84/100

Genre:   Drama, Romance, Thriller

Available From:   2017-09-30

Year:   2016

Director(s):   Chan-wook Park

A con man's plan to steal an heiress's heart and her fortune gets complicated when she falls for the handmaid he hired to help with his scheme.

Actor(s):   Hae-suk Kim, Jin-woong Cho, Jung-woo Ha, Min-hee Kim, So-ri Moon, Tae-ri Kim

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My Happy Family


My Happy Family 2017
IMDb:   7.8/10

Metacritic:   86/100

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2017-12-01

Year:   2017

Director(s):   Nana Ekvtimishvili, Simon Gross

A middle-aged wife and mother of two shocks her traditional, multigenerational Georgian household when she announces she's going to live by herself.

Actor(s):   Berta Khapava, Dimitri Oragvelidze, Giorgi Khurtsilava, Giorgi Tabidze, Goven Cheishvili, Ia Shugliashvili, Mariam Bokeria, Merab Ninidze, Tsisia Qumsishvili

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Under the Shadow


Under the Shadow 2016
IMDb:   7/10

Metacritic:   84/100

Genre:   Horror, War

Available From:   2017-01-06

Year:   2016

Director(s):   Babak Anvari

As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war-torn Tehran of the 1980s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.

Actor(s):   Arash Marandi, Avin Manshadi, Behi Djanati Atai, Bijan Daneshmand, Bobby Naderi, Hamidreza Djavdan, Narges Rashidi, Ray Haratian, Sajjad Delafrooz, Soussan Farrokhnia

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Land of Mine


Land of Mine 2015
IMDb:   7.8/10

Metacritic:   75/100

Genre:   Drama, War

Available From:   2017-09-21

Year:   2015

Director(s):   Martin Zandvliet

In post-World War II Denmark, a group of young German POWs are forced to clear a beach of thousands of land mines under the watch of a Danish Sergeant who slowly learns to appreciate their plight.

Actor(s):   Emil Belton, Joel Basman, Laura Bro, Leon Seidel, Louis Hofmann, Mads Riisom, Mikkel Boe Folsgaard, Oskar Belton, Oskar Bokelmann, Roland Moller

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Divines


Divines 2016
IMDb:   7.5/10

Metacritic:   71/100

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2016-11-18

Year:   2016

Director(s):   Houda Benyamina

A street teenager from a dysfunctional family from a banlieue (HLMs) in Paris comes across a young dancer who turns her life upside down

Actor(s):   Deborah Lukumuena, Jisca Kalvanda, Kevin Mischel, Majdouline Idrissi, Oulaya Amamra, Yasin Houicha

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The Wandering Earth


The Wandering Earth 2019
IMDb:   7.3/10

Metacritic:   62/100

Genre:   Action, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2019-04-30

Year:   2019

Director(s):   Frant Gwo

A looming collision with Jupiter threatens Earth as humans search for a new star. The planet's fate now lies in the hands of a few unexpected heroes.

Actor(s):   Arkady Sharogradsky, Chuxiao Qu, Guangjie Li, Hongchen Li, Huan Zhang, Jing Wu, Jinmai Zhao, Lei Jiayin, Li Guangjie, Man-Tat Ng, Mike Kai Sui, Ng Man-Tat, Qu Jingjing, Yang Haoyu, Yi Yang, Yichi Zhang, Zhigang Jiang

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A Man Called Ove


A Man Called Ove 2015
IMDb:   7.7/10

Metacritic:   70/100

Genre:   Comedy, Drama

Available From:   2017-06-16

Year:   2015

Director(s):   Hannes Holm

A misanthrope rules his condo's resident association with a grouchy iron fist, until new arrivals to the neighborhood slowly melt his frosty exterior.

Actor(s):   Bahar Pars, Borje Lundberg, Chatarina Larsson, Filip Berg, Ida Engvoll, Johan Widerberg, Klas Wiljergard, Rolf Lassgard, Stefan Godicke, Tobias Almborg

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The Night Comes for Us


The Night Comes for Us 2018
IMDb:   7.1/10

Metacritic:   69/100

Genre:   Action, Thriller

Available From:   2018-10-19

Year:   2018

Director(s):   Timo Tjahjanto

After sparing a girl's life during a massacre, an elite Triad assassin is targeted by an onslaught of murderous gangsters.

Actor(s):   Abimana Aryasatya, Asha Kenyeri Bermudez, Dian Sastrowardoyo, Dimas Anggara, Iko Uwais, Joe Taslim, Julie Estelle, Salvita Decorte, Sunny Pang, Zack Lee

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A War


A War 2015
IMDb:   7.1/10

Metacritic:   81/100

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2016-07-01

Year:   2015

Director(s):   Tobias Lindholm

When a decision he makes in combat results in the deaths of civilians in Afghanistan, a Danish officer is called home to face war crimes charges.

Actor(s):   Alex Hogh Andersen, Charlotte Munck, Dar Salim, Dulfi Al-Jabouri, Pilou Asbaek, Soren Malling, Tuva Novotny

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