Movies: Best Movies in Vietnamese(Tiếng Việt)

Vietnamese (Vietnamese: tiếng Việt) is an Austroasiatic language spoken primarily in Vietnam where it is the national and official language. Vietnamese is spoken natively by around 85 million people, several times as many as the rest of the Austroasiatic family combined. It is the native language of the Vietnamese (Kinh) people, as well as a second or first language for other ethnic groups in Vietnam. Like many languages in Southeast Asia and East Asia, Vietnamese is highly analytic and is tonal. It has head-initial directionality, with subject–verb–object order and modifiers following the words they modify. It also uses noun classifiers. Its vocabulary has had significant influence from Middle Chinese and loanwords from French. Although is often mistakenly thought as being an monosyllabic language, Vietnamese words typically consist of from one to many as ten morphemes or syllables; the majority of Vietnamese vocabulary are disyllabic and trisyllabic words. Vietnamese is written using the Vietnamese alphabet (chữ Quốc ngữ). The alphabet is based on the Latin script and was officially adopted in the early 20th century during French rule of Vietnam. It uses digraphs and diacritics to mark tones and some phonemes. Vietnamese was historically written using chữ Nô... ()

Vietnamese is spoken in People's Republic of China and Vietnam and 444 movies (between 1956 and 2024) with this language have been recorded so far. Most of these movies were shot in Vietnam (329). Popular genres for Vietnamese movies are Drama (171), Comedy (108) and Romance / Love (83). Dad, I'm Sorry (2021), Jailbait (2017), Furie (2019), Sister Sister 2 (2023) and Sweet 20 (2015) are among the best known & most successful Vietnamese movies.

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Dad, I'm Sorry(2021)

| 2h 8min | Comedy, Kids & Family, Drama
3.7/5 (with 3 votes)

The story of Ba Sang – the second of the 4 noisy siblings: Giau, Sang, Phu, Quy. Ba Sang is a meddler, “too” kind and always sacrifice for others despite they want it or not. Quan – Ba Sang’s son is a modern young Youtuber.

Directed by Trấn Thành - With Trấn Thành, Tuấn Trần, Ngọc Giàu, Le Giang, Lan Phương, Nguyễn Mạnh Lân, ...


1h 36min | Drama, Comedy
3.4/5 (with 4 votes)

A playboy's life changes after he meets and sleeps with a girl who hasn't turned 18 yet.


1h 38min | Action, Drama, Thriller
3.3/5 (with 70 votes)

When a little girl is kidnapped by a trafficking ring, they soon find they messed with the wrong child. Her mother, a notorious former gang leader, is close on their trail and will go to any lengths to bring her child home.

Directed by Le-Van Kiet - With Ngô Thanh Vân, Phan Thanh Nhiên

Sister Sister 2(2023)

1h 55min | Thriller, Drama

A prostitute seeks to escape her life by becoming the protege of a lady of status and class.

Sweet 20(2015)

2h 7min | Comedy
3.5/5 (with 4 votes)

Mrs. Dai, a 70-year old grandmother, suddenly finds that she has been transformed into her 20-year old self. Her old fashioned sense of style and manners cause some trouble, but falling in love could be the biggest problem of them all.

Directed by Phan Gia Nhật Linh

The Rebel(2007)

1h 43min | Action, Drama
3.5/5 (with 12 votes)

In French ruled Vietnam in 1922, the French and Vietnamese officers plot to sniff out arch-rebel De Canh.

Little Teo(2013)

1h 39min | Comedy
3.6/5 (with 3 votes)

The road comedy, not recommended for viewers under 16, tells the story of Ti Anh (played by Johnny Tri Nguyen) and Teo Em (played by Thai Hoa) – half-brothers with contrasting personalities. The movie follows their adventures when they travel to Sa Dec township to salvage Ti Anh's love affair.

Directed by Charlie Nguyen - With Johnny Tri Nguyen, Ngọc Diệp, Thai Hoa


1.5/5 (with 2 votes)

The story tells of Đình Phong and his friends: Ngo Kien Ha, Pham Quynh Bang, Sky - a funny Korean girl, and manager Lam - a greedy guy. The screenplay is based on the book Bắt đầu từ một kết thúc, an autobiography about the life of the ill-fated singer Wanbi Tuấn Anh.

The Unborn Soul(2023)

1h 58min | Horror

A couple, Tung and Thao, who have an ideal life, stable finances, and love each other deeply, have been married for four years but have yet to conceive a child. However, one day, Thao finally becomes pregnant with their first child. Strange laughter, the presence of a little girl, and unexplainable mysterious occurrences begin happening in their home. Nightmares continue to haunt Thao, and she believes that some supernatural force is tormenting her. Desperate to ensure the safety of their child, Thao decides to seek the help of a sorcerer, only to discover that a series of accidents were triggered by a mistake from years ago.

Địch Nhân Kiệt Demo - Rồng Biển Trổi Dậy(2020)

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Journey From the Fall(2006)

| 2h 15min | Drama
3.1/5 (with 5 votes)

Thirteen years after the end of the Vietnam War, a family who was tragically affected by the war are forced to emigrate to America.

Directed by Hàm Trần - With Kieu Chinh, Diem Lien

The Lift(2020)

1h 20min | Horror, Thriller, Mystery
3.4/5 (with 2 votes)

University student Trang's friend suddenly goes missing after she was last seen playing a ritual game in an elevator. She and her cousin investigate the place where the girl vanished, and get obsessively invested with what might be a door to a terrifying dark world. The exploration gets even darker when they commence a thrilling cat-and-mouse game with someone - or something - that's out to get them.

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Come Back Home(2018)

20min | Thriller, Mystery
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)

Having a car accident at night, a man comes to a strange house nearby to ask for help. What he sees in the house makes him more confused and worried.

Passport to Love(2009)

2.5/5 (with 3 votes)

- No description / details available yet. -

Directed by Victor Vu - With Kathy Uyen

Nhan Duyen: Nguoi Yeu Tien Kiep(2019)

Nhan Duyen: The lover of a previous life revolves around a love lasting many lives between a love-love boy Tran Nhat and Quynh Mai, a beautiful, gentle girl. Just because he did not want to forget his unfinished love with Mai from his previous life, Tran Nhat was determined to oppose the law of reincarnation, volunteering to be by Mai's side like an invisible shadow to protect her from the waves of life. After all, will this previous life relationship overcome all the obstacles to be together?

Children of the Mist(2022)

1h 30min | Documentary
3.1/5 (with 2 votes)

Di is a 12-year-old girl from the mist-shrouded mountains of northern Vietnam. She belongs to the Hmong, an ethnic minority in which girls get married at a very young age. This is often preceded by a controversial “bride-napping,” where the girl is abducted by her future husband on New Year’s Eve. Negotiations between the families follow. This also happened to Di’s sister and their mother, so it doesn’t seem strange that in preparation the women and girls discuss sex and married life without embarrassment. But Di also goes to school, where she learns very different values. And in her own way, even Di’s mother tries to warn her daughter about child marriage.

The Guava House(2002)

1h 40min | Drama
3.3/5 (with 2 votes)

A mentally challenged man spends his days working as an artist's model and visiting the now-occupied house of his childhood, where his beloved guava tree sits.

Naughty Kitchen God(2019)

1h 37min | Comedy

After moving out of his parents house and restaurant Minh looks forward to live alone. On his first night in his new apartment he has a strange dream. He wakes up and tries to get a midnight snack, but he finds only cockroaches. The shock knocks him out and afterwards he is chained to a mysterious man, who introduces himself as a kitchen god. Both want to be released from their bond, but it seems that it cannot be broken that easily. Not only their bond will bring Minh into trouble, his situation worsens when gangsters threaten local restaurants.

Bitcoin Heist(2016)

1h 42min | Action
3.6/5 (with 6 votes)

To catch Interpol's most-wanted hacker, special Agent Dada must assemble a team of criminals with various special skillsets.

Finding Phong(2015)

1h 32min | Documentary
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)

Phong grew up in a small town in the center of Vietnam - the youngest of six children. From the time he was a young boy, Phong felt like he was a girl with a mismatched boy's body. Not until he moved to Hanoi to attend university at age 20 did Phong discover that he was not the only one in the world with this predicament. His dream to 'find herself' by physically changing sex becomes a reality several years later. The movie follows Phong's struggle during these years, with excerpts from an intimate video journal, along with encounters with family, friends and doctors - all of whom must come to terms with Phong determination to become a complete girl.

Gangsta Girls(2004)

1h 43min | Drama, Crime
1.0/5 (with 1 vote)

Two poor sisters (played by top list models My Duyen and Bang Lang), living in a slum area in Ho Chi Minh City, have found a malicious way to get money, usually by acting disabled. At one scene, they manage to trick a guy and put him to sleep and stole all his belongings, which included money. The sisters decided to go out to this fancy restaurant, and soon, met a young owner. The younger sister eventually fall in love with the young owner, even though the two sisters decided to kidnap him for ransom. However, in the end of the movie, karma happened to one of the sisters.

Directed by Lê Hoàng

Big Father, Small Father and Other Stories(2015)

1h 40min | Drama
2.6/5 (with 6 votes)

Saigon, early 2000s. Photography student Vu has just arrived from Vietnam's backwaters and is immediately attracted to his handsome roommate Thang, who works odd jobs as a bouncer and low-level drug dealer. Entranced by the nocturnal rhythms of Thang's world, Vu follows him around the city where he meets Van, a ballet-cum-exotic dancer and Thang's sometimes-girlfriend.

Directed by Phan Đăng Di - With Do Thi Hai Yen

Yellow Flowers On the Green Grass(2015)

1h 43min | Drama
3.5/5 (with 10 votes)

After and act of violence leaves his brother Tuong paralyzed, Thieu discovers the true meaning of brotherhood.

Directed by Victor Vu

Legend is Alive(2009)

1h 30min | Drama
3.5/5 (with 1 vote)

An impoverished mentally disabled boy in Vietnam learns to deal with the loss of both of his parents.

Cu Li Never Cries(2024)

A woman tries to cling onto dimming links to her past after inheriting a pygmy slow loris from her long-estranged husband; meanwhile, her niece prepares for marriage as the young couple ponders their gloomy future together. The present and the complex echoes of Vietnamese history are entwined before a contemplative and poetic perspective.

Sandy Lives(1999)

1h 30min

For twenty years, Canh has lived in North Vietnam, unable to return to his home in the south where his wife is waiting for him. She is happy to reunite with her husband until she learns that he has married a young woman in the north and has a child by her. The love triangle becomes more complicated.

Directed by Nguyen Thanh Van - With Hong Anh, Don Duong, Công Ninh, Mai Hoa

Xưởng 13(2018)

1h 23min | Horror
3.4/5 (with 3 votes)

This is the first Vietnamese horror film set in the factory, the 13th studio introduces a new space that has never been seen on the screen. Through the words of the people around the workshop: "Hieu - he defended the dead in the workshop 13 has a strange hobby that makes everyone around the fear. Not touching or talking to people, he just likes to play with the cold hardened mannequins. Every day, dearly sing and confide in them. Dead for a year but at twilight people still hear Hien's voice pensive a song of singer Thuy Nhi as crying grievances. The mannequins who were friends with him in the past also often move for unknown reasons. They believe that Mr. Hieu's ghost is not still in the factory 13. Determined to have a clip to view millions, a group of young people broke into the factory to find the truth.

Battle of the Brides(2011)

3.1/5 (with 3 votes)

In the heart of Saigon, Thai and Linh are getting married. But the wedding is suddenly cut short when four other brides show up – threatening to take the groom's life. It turns out that Thai is the biggest player in the city, and has been dating all five women at the same time up until the day of his wedding. Trang is an overly jealous flight attendant, Mai Chau is a doctor who loves to party, Quyen is a sexually aggressive chef while Huynh Phuong is one fiery actress.

Directed by Victor Vu - With Huy Khánh, Ngọc Diệp, Ngân Khánh, Vân Trang, Lê Khánh, Phi Thanh Vân, ...

Floating Lives(2010)

1h 45min | Drama
3.4/5 (with 5 votes)

Set in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam, the film tells a story of Mr. Vo and his children. Vo, enraged by his wife’s infidelity, burns down his house and all his memories of the past.

Directed by Nguyen Phan Quang Binh

The Scent of Green Papaya(1993)

1h 44min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.6/5 (with 85 votes)

In 1951, a young Vietnamese girl arrives at a Saigon household as their new servant.

Directed by Tran Anh Hung - With Trần Nữ Yên Khê
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