Best new Portuguese Movies in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best Portuguese movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Maria João Ferreira, Pedro Costa & Miguel Gomes Portugal's biggest directors?

Last year, famous Portuguese director Manoel de Oliviera died at the age of 108. His carreer spanned over seven decades. But has Portugal more to offer? It absolutely does. Check out our favorite movies!

New Portuguese movies in 2018

Top movies up for release in 2018


Best Portuguese movies of 2017

Top rated 2017 Portuguese movies

  • Antonio One Two Three

    DIRECTOR: Leonardo Mouramateus
    CAST: Mauro Soares Deborah Viegas Daniel Pizamiglio

    A charming Portuguese slacker flick about a young man running away from responsibilities and trying to reconnect with old and new lovers. The entire film takes place during a hot night in Lissabon. Read more

    RATING: 84/100

    RELEASE DATE: January 27th, 2017

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Best Portuguese movies on Netflix or DVD in 2018

2010's best rated Portuguese movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

  • Mistérios de Lisboa

    DIRECTOR: Raoul Ruiz
    CAST: Adriano Luz Maria João Bastos Ricardo Pereira

    The plot follows lives and journeys of a wealthy businessman, an envious countess, and a young orphan across several nations as they meet several mysterious individuals. Read more

    RATING: 75/100

    RELEASE DATE: October 20th, 2010

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  • Tabu

    DIRECTOR: Miguel Gomes
    CAST: Telmo Churro Miguel Gomes Hortêncílio Aquina

    A retired old woman, once used to own a farm at the foothill of mount Tabu in Africa and now she is looking to find a man who bears a secret connection to her past life,... Read more

    RATING: 74/100

    RELEASE DATE: April 5th, 2012

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  • Horse Money

    DIRECTOR: Pedro Costa
    CAST: Ventura Vitalina Varela Tito Furtado


    The film is a sort of sequel to Costa's earlier movie  'Colossal Youth; it oscillates between the present; where a police investigation is going on against the... Read more

    RATING: 71/100

    RELEASE DATE: December 4th, 2014

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  • Letters from War

    DIRECTOR: Ivo Ferreira
    CAST: Miguel Nunes Margarida Vila-Nova Ricardo Pereira

    Based on a popular novel, the story depicts an account of a collection letters from 1971 to 1973, from a soldier who is also a doctor and an aspiring writer, to his wife... Read more

    RATING: 68/100

    RELEASE DATE: September 1st, 2016

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  • Night Train To Lissabon

    DIRECTOR: Bille August
    CAST: Jeremy Irons Mélanie Laurent Jack Huston

    A tale of introspection and self realization is depicted through a successful Swiss professor's decision to abandon his lectures and embark on a thrilling adventure... Read more

    RATING: 68/100

    RELEASE DATE: December 6th, 2013

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  • Gebo And The Shadow

    DIRECTOR: Manoel de Oliveira
    CAST: Michael Lonsdale Claudia Cardinale Jeanne Moreau

    The story set in the nineteenth century, highlights the love and sacrifice of a father for his children as an impoverished but honourable head of a family sacrifices... Read more

    RATING: 66/100

    RELEASE DATE: September 26th, 2012

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