Top 10 German Romance Films on Netflix

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Top 10 German Romance Films on Netflix

Valentines Day is just around the corner, and with the feeling of love in the air, why not settle down with a good romance flick on TV?

We went searching through Netflix to find all of the German romance flicks available to stream in the US. While the selection of German films could be better, there were still quite a few romantic films to be found.

So this Valentines Day, and week, sit back and check out a few of what we believe to be the Top 10 German Romance Films on Netflix.

(Our list is in order of Netflix user ratings)

 

1. Remembrance (2011)

Remembrance

A married woman faces an emotional crisis when she learns that the former lover who rescued her from a concentration camp 30 years earlier is alive.

Runtime: 1hr 51m
Average Netflix Rating: 4 stars

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2. Free Fall (2013)

A police officer’s life spirals out of control when he develops feelings for a fellow male cop and begins pulling away from his pregnant girlfriend.

Runtime: 1hr 40m
Average Netflix Rating: 3.9 stars

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3. A Woman in Berlin (2008)

Set in Berlin at the end of World War II, this gripping drama tells the story of a photojournalist’s forbidden relationship with a Soviet officer.

Runtime: 2hr 6m
Average Netflix Rating: 3.6 stars

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4. Schlussmacher (2013)

Paul breaks up couples for a living. Terrified of commitment himself, he’s great at his job, but his career’s about to implode.

Runtime: 1hr 50m
Average Netflix Rating: 3.6 stars

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5. Girl on a Bicycle (2013)

Just when he’s on the brink of proposing to his beautiful girlfriend, tour bus driver Paolo becomes mesmerized by a woman he sees on a bicycle.

Runtime: 1hr 41m
Average Netflix Rating: 3.5 stars

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6. What a Man (2011)

After finding out that his girlfriend’s been cheating on him, good-natured Alex takes lessons in what it means to be a “real” man.

Runtime: 1hr 34m
Average Netflix Rating: 3.4 stars

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7. Three (2010)

A couple in their 40s meets and romances Adam, a handsome younger man. When Hanna becomes pregnant, all three must face what they’ve tried to ignore.

Runtime: 1hr 59m
Average Netflix Rating: 2.9 stars

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8. Taxi Zum Klo (1980)

A closeted teacher, who passes as straight by day but indulges his carnal yearnings at night, swears off his old habits after falling for a new lover.

Runtime: 1hr 30m
Average Netflix Rating: 2.9 stars

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9. Moon Dance (1995)

Over the course of a long summer, two teenage brothers compete for the love of a fickle German tourist visiting their quaint Irish fishing town.

Runtime: 1hr 32m
Average Netflix Rating: 2.8 stars

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10. Woman’s Lake (2013)

Rosa and her lover, Kirsten, welcome two female students to their idyllic lakeside retreat, where sexual sparks fly between all four women.

Runtime: 1hr 25m
Average Netflix Rating: 2.6 stars

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Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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