Highest Rated Movies and TV Shows With Sveinn Ólafur Gunnarsson
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1. Dovetail (2018)
14 min | Short, Drama
Aron is trying his best to cope with life. In search of serenity, he imitates male stereotypes and dives into all the cliches of the material world. However, underneath all the perfect appearance, lies something tragic and unexpected.
3. Never Sleeps (2007)
80 min | Drama
A man hands parcels over personally around the world. Berlin, London, Barcelona, Reykjavik, New York City. His life is about hotel rooms, planes, cabs, airports, delivery places. There's a ... See full summary »
4. Let Me Fall (2018)
136 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Drawing on true stories and interviews with the families of addicts, this harrowing portrait of addiction follows Stella and Magnea through the decades as precarious teenage years morph into perilous adulthoods.
Documentary Now! (2015– )
TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy
An investigation into the seminal documentary "Kunuk The Hunter" that attempts to separate what is real from what is fabrication.
9. World's End (2011– )
40 min | Comedy, Drama
Einar, a charismatic history teacher is committed to a remote mental asylum in Iceland. During the bank holiday weekend he initiates an uprising that transforms into a proper revolution where the lunatics literally take over the asylum.
10. Happily Never After (2019– )
Karen, a 38-year-old couples counselor and mother of three, has her life turned upside down when she discovers her husband's infidelity. Suddenly single, she must say good-bye to the ... See full summary »
13. Heartstone (2016)
Unrated | 129 min | Drama, Romance
In a fishing village in Iceland, a boy develops feelings for his best friend as his best friend pursues his affections for a girl.
15. Gullregn (2020)
112 min | Drama
Indiana lives in a council estate and makes her living preying on the welfare system. In her small private garden she tends to her award winning tree. When her only son turns up with a foreign girlfriend - Indiana's world is upended.
16. Ferðalok (2013– )
180 min | History
This documentary TV series explores the truth about the Icelandic Sagas and brought to life in 6 episodes. History, mythology and science join forces to shed some light on these extraordinary events.
19. Rams (2015)
R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama
In a remote Icelandic farming valley, two brothers who haven't spoken in 40 years have to come together in order to save what's dearest to them - their sheep.
Votes: 11,807 | Gross: $0.14M
Stella Blómkvist (2017– )
TV-MA | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Stella gets to defend the main suspect in the murder of the prime minister's advisor at the ministry. Everybody seem to be interested in a blue bag full of secrets.
25. Fangar (2017– )
TV-MA | 320 min | Drama
Linda is sent to serve time in Iceland's only women's prison for a vicious assault that leaves her father in a coma. But no-one knows that she harbors a dark secret that could tear her family apart, a secret that could set her free.
26. Metalhead (2013)
Not Rated | 97 min | Drama
A girl is caught between the life that took her brother and her own inability to strike out on her own. In her grief, she finds solace in the dark music of Black Metal and dreams of becoming a rock star.
28. Jar City (2006)
Not Rated | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A murder opens up a bleak trail of long buried secrets and small town corruption for a worn out police detective and his squad.
29. The Cliff (2009– )
54 min | Drama, Mystery
The Cliff is a dramatic mystery about a Crime Detective who is sent to a small community in Iceland to help a local policewoman investigate a suspicious accident. Together they unravel a ... See full summary »
Fangar (2017– )
TV-MA | 48 min | Drama
Herdís seeks the truth from Sólveig. Vala uses her influence to control a looming scandal. Linda receives a devastating phone call.
31. Stella Blómkvist (2017– )
TV-MA | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Stella Blómkvist is a young, cute, libertine, tough, confident, intelligent, Icelandic lawyer with a flexible moral compass. A friend at the police calls her when there's a criminal in need of a lawyer.
32. The Deep (2012)
Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Drama
Based on actual events, a fisherman tries to survive in the freezing ocean after his boat capsizes off the south coast of Iceland.
33. The County (2019)
92 min | Comedy, Drama
A widowed farmer begins a new life on her own terms by fighting against corruption and injustice in her community.
34. Either Way (2011)
Not Rated | 84 min | Comedy, Drama
Two employees of the Icelandic Road Administration spend the summer painting lines on the winding roads as they both find themselves at a crossroads in their lives.
35. The Homecoming (2015)
100 min | Drama
Gunnar is a sociologist in his fifties who has written countless self-help books. He lives in a beautiful house that is way too big for him and Dísa, his wife of thirty years. Their ... See full summary »
Fangar (2017– )
TV-MA | 50 min | Drama
A gift from Herdís causes Linda problems in prison. Vala continues to pursue her election goals, despite changing circumstances.
38. Autumn Lights (2016)
Not Rated | 98 min | Drama, Mystery
An American photographer adrift in a remote Icelandic community becomes entangled in the lives of a mysterious European couple.
Votes: 2,025 | Gross: $0.20M
The Cliff (2009– )
The Icelandic Fell Mountains is an excavator of a cliff. The driver is seriously injured. Local police will be assisted by experienced detective Helgi Marvinsson.
40. The Deposit (2019)
90 min | Drama
Self-interest is at stake, and the fine line between kindness and cruelty is explored in Ásthildur Kjartansdóttir's graceful debut. Gisella dreams about writing important things, genuine ... See full summary »
42. Love on Iceland (2020 TV Movie)
TV-G | 84 min | Comedy, Romance
Seeking inspiration for work, Chloe gathers her college travel group back together for a trip to Iceland. When her ex, a member of the group, shows up uninvited, sparks fly.
45. Vultures (2018)
95 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Two antagonistic brothers decide to smuggle drugs into their native Iceland using a young Polish girl as their mule.
46. Vikingar (2013)
14 min | Short, Action, Adventure
Iceland, in the year 1000. Magnus, a fearless Viking warrior, confronts Bjarni the Berserker who abducted his wife and child. Their rivalry is only beginning.
47. Anima (III) (2012)
28 min | Short, Drama
Brynjar is newly divorced and lonely. At work he tries to make a new friend with one of his coworkers, Máni, but at home he is hunted by his own shadow projections.
49. Cruelty (2016)
TV-14 | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Two girls disappear from a playground and the two best detectives in the police force try to solve the case.
50. Graves & Bones (2016)
82 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
Husband and wife, Gunnar and Sonja go to a remote house in the Icelandic country side. Shortly after their arrival strange things start to happen that might jeopardize their marriage as well as their lives.