Mexican border movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mexican border movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense and stylized films and TV shows about / with mexican border, u.s. mexico border, mexican, murder, desert, crimes, violence, gang, illegal immigrant and mexican american border plots mostly in Drama, Western and Action genres shot in USA, Mexico, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mexican border: Desierto (2015), The War Boys (2009), Coffin Full of Dollars (1971), A Pistol for Ringo (1965), Babel (2006), Local Boys (2002), Jeff Ross Roasts the Border (2017), 30 Segundos para Morir (1981), Black Cat Run (1998), Border Radio (1987).

List of mexican border movies

 6.0
 8K
Desierto (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of Mexican emigrants attempts to cross the Mexican-US border. What begins as a hopeful journey becomes a harrowing, bloody and primal fight for survival when a deranged, rifle-toting vigilante and his loyal Belgian Malinois dog chase the ...
Style: psychological, philosophical, touching, rough
Plot: survival, desert, mass murder, mexican border, illegal immigrant, wilderness, characters killed one by one, running for your life, racist, pursuit, mercilessness, psychopath ...
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 6.7
 1K
The War Boys (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three young vigilantes huddle on la linea ready to chase illegals back across the border into Mexico... but they soon learn that there are borderlines deep within each one of them that each of them has to cross.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, captivating
Plot: border crossing, black market, illegal immigration, partners, crime gone awry, crimes, heist, friends, mexican border, illegal immigrant, father son relationship, mexican american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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Coffin Full of Dollars (1971)
Genre: Western, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: There's a frontier feud on the border of Mexico. Outlaw Hagen's brothers have been killed by Nevada's Kid's family.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: feud, mexican border, chases and races, lone wolves, gang, bounty hunter, old west, track down, heroes, deadly, danger, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, nevada
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A Pistol for Ringo (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Giuliano Gemma stars as a cool, cocky mercenary enlisted by a sheriff to infiltrate a ruthless gang of outlaws. Ennio Morricone provided the score to this early spaghetti western hit.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, tense, realistic
Plot: hopscotch, mexican, hostage, mexican border, ranch, violence, rescue, rivalry, hostages, confined, crimes, family in danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico, texas, usa
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 7.5
 271K
Babel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA, Mexico
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.
Style: rough, thought provoking, disturbing, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: nanny, loss of son, desert, deportation, tragic event, doctor, police brutality, multiple storylines, redemption, depression, guilt, parenthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, japan, mexico, asia, latin america ...
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 6.8
 821
Local Boys (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On Skeet’s twelfth birthday his older brother Randy buys him his first surfboard. Suddenly his summer turns to the endless search for the perfect wave, wild times and beach parties and eventually, finding his own daring adventures when Randy’s ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental
Plot: surfing, gang, parents and children, coming of age, friendship, rivalry, teenage life, teenage love, best friends, youth, single parent, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, mexico
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Jeff Ross Roasts the Border (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Roastmaster Jeff Ross explores the world surrounding the U.S.-Mexico border, speaking to immigrants, DREAMers, detainees, border patrolers, human traffickers and Trump supporters. Then he puts on a show next to the border wall to roast American ...
Style: topical humor
Plot: border crossing, immigration, mexican border, political satire
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30 Segundos para Morir (1981)
Genre: Action
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three brothers smuggle arms and drugs from Mexico into the US.
Plot: mexican border, drug cartel, brother, gun, border, brothers, crime, drug
Place: mexico
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 5.7
 508
Black Cat Run (1998)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl is in love with a gas station attendant and sees him against her father's wishes. The father is the sheriff and shortly after a confrontation with the boy friend, he is killed by escaped convicts and the daughter is kidnapped. Everyone, ...
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, desert, kidnapping, hostage, gas station, law enforcement, dishonesty, heroes, deadly, rescue, danger, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
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 5.3
 557
Border Radio (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Before carving out a niche as one of the most distinct voices in nineties American cinema, Allison Anders made her debut, alongside codirectors and fellow UCLA film school students Kurt Voss and Dean Lent, with 1987’s Border Radio. A low-key, ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sincere, realistic, talky
Plot: punk, on the run, disorder, dishonesty, friends, starting over, friendship, on the road, musician's life, crimes, hopes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, los angeles, california, usa
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Renegade Riders (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chamaco finds himself on the wrong end of a firing squad after tracking an ex-Confederate to interrogate him about General Beauregard's missing gold. He's saved by a stranger who calls himself Stuart (Byrnes). Stuart claims to know the ...
Plot: spur, anti hero, bar shootout, army, cavalry, cruelty, handgun, hitman, one man army, ambush, raid, lynching ...
Time: 1860s
Place: texas, mexico
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Django, Prepare a Coffin (1968)
Genre: Western, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious gunfighter named Django is employed by a local crooked political boss as a hangman to execute innocent locals framed by the boss, who wants their land. What the boss doesn't know is that Django isn't hanging the men at all, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: burned alive, good versus evil, betrayal, lone wolves, anti heroes, violence spree, mysterious character, danger, deadly, heroes, dishonesty, vengeance ...
Time: 1880s
Place: mexico
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A Time for Killing (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Civil War, Confederate soldiers escape from a Union prison and head for the Mexican border. Along the way, they kill a Union courier bearing the news that the war is over. Keeping the message a secret, the captain has his men go on and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: soldier, american civil war, fortress, escape, rape, beating, danger, chases and races, vengeance, battles, old west, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, mexico, arizona, new mexico
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Myra (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A trans sex worker in the Spanish barrio finds herself in an unwanted love triangle with a notorious gang leader while two drug organizations battle for supremacy suddenly finds herself tangled in a world of chaos and deceit.
Plot: lgbt, mexican border, cartel, typewriter, flashback, telephone call, violence, love, u.s. mexico border, police officer, kidnapping, interrogation ...
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 6.5
 53
Santo Bugito (1995)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Musical, Western
Country: France, UK, Australia
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Santo Bugito was a 1995 animated cartoon series developed by Klasky-Csupo for CBS. It ran for thirteen episodes and revolved around the goings on in a fictional community of insects. Notable achievements of this series included a revival of the ...
Plot: insect, cricket the insect, restaurant, mexican border, beetle, punk, ant, u.s. mexico border, caterpillar, bug, spider, lawyer ...
Place: texas, mexico
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 6.3
 73
Hasta Morir (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A street kid's wish to run away to Tijuana is hampered by lies and betrayal
Plot: street life, lie, gang, alcoholic, border, kidnapping, tied to a chair, bound and gagged, mexican border, u.s. mexico border, aunt nephew relationship, betrayal
Place: tijuana mexico
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El jardín del Edén (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Looking for a better destiny for their lives, a group of people arrives to Tijuana, in the Mexico-USA borderline. A widow and her children, a chicano woman without a firm identity, a "gringa" writer fascinated with Mexico and her hermit ...
Plot: photographer, mexican immigrant, mexican american border, illegal immigration, peasant, identity, border, immigration, u.s. mexico border, mexican border, tourist, illegal immigrant
Place: tijuana mexico
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When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Marjoe Gortner plays a drug dealer whose car breaks down in a small U.S. town. In turn, the town's people become victim to his unique brand of physical and mental torture.
Plot: violinist, car breakdown, vietnam war veteran, hippie, marital problem, bowling, waitress, torture, hostage, teenage girl, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 1960s
Place: texas
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Shoot, Gringo... Shoot! (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Chad Stark is offered his life and a nice ammount of dollars if he is to bring back the runaway son of mexican land-owner Gutierrez . This son, Fidel, teams up with an outlaw band lead by a former military man going by the name The Major. When Stark ...
Plot: mexican, desert, buddy, outlaw gang, covered wagon, survival, mexican border, rope bridge, evil landowner, friend, street shootout, violence ...
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A Man Called Django! (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Django is on the trail of some renegade outlaws who raped and killed his wife. En route, he rescues a horse thief from an impromptu hanging. He discovers the man knows who committed the murder. The men team up and head west for revenge.
Plot: u.s. mexico border, buddy, mexican border, dynamite, friend, bandit, escape, street shootout, gun, murder, revenge, investigation ...
Time: 1910s
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 5.9
 131
Killer Kid (1967)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The ruthless and cruel Captain Ramirez hunts down and kills revolutionaries in his search for The Saint, the righteous leader of the Mexican insurrection against the Federales.
Plot: mexican, arms deal, mexican revolution, military officer, betrayal, street shootout, escape, father daughter relationship, mexican border, u.s. mexico border
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Pepe & Santo vs. America (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Pepe travels to America with Santo (The Patron Saint of Immigrants) in search of his grandmother's dying wish..."The Mexican Dream." Pepe hops across the border from Mexico to the United States.
Plot: immigration, u.s. mexico border, mexican border, travel, mexican, illegal immigrant, mexican immigrant, illegal immigration, mexican american border
Place: america
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 6.2
 227
America 101 (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two brothers leave their home in Mexico in search of the 'American Dream', only to realize it was in front of them all the time. Angel is tired of living in his small Mexican town and has no interest in following in his father's ...
Plot: illegal immigration, mexican immigrant, mexican american border, u.s. mexico border, mexican border, travel, illegal immigrant, brother brother relationship, immigration, mexican
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Across the Line (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Across the Line (2000) is a truthful representation of both hope and corruption, focusing on critical events transpiring at America's border with Mexico and known both to those who live on the "line" (physical and metaphorical) and to ...
Plot: mexican immigrant, girl in bra and panties, female nudity, panties, erotica, illegal immigrant, u.s. mexico border, mexican border, wet t shirt, see through panties
Place: texas
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 7.5
 65
Ilegales (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tells the stories of a group of people in Ciudad de Juarez with one thing in common: they are all looking for a better life for them and their families. For many, that better life waits just a short walk away in the United States.
Plot: mexican border, border patrol, smuggling, child in peril, border, illegal alien, surveillance, aerial shot, cocaine, illegal immigrant, murder, drugs ...
Place: mexico, new mexico
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 4.6
 194
Americano (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cuco, a mexican parrot, goes on an adventure from Mexico to Hollywood in order to get help from El Americano, a famous superhero from TV, against an evil band of birds trying to take control of his family’s beloved circus.
Plot: u.s. mexico border, circus, mexican border, fight, revenge, bird, friendship, mexican
Place: tijuana mexico
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 7.0
 1K
Backyard (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: An astonishing fictional account of the unending series of murders of young women in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, which began in 1996. Most of the victims are low-paid laborers who have been drawn to the town by the possibility of work at American-owned ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: police investigation, injustice, law enforcement, fighting crime, deadly, dishonesty, serial killer, life is a bitch, crimes, crime, murder, incompetent police ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
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 6.0
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Blue (1968)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young man is torn between the woman he loves and his loyalty to his father, the leader of a mexican gang.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican, moral transformation, rancher, outlaw gang, haunted by the past, americana, adoption, rivalry, criminal heroes, crimes, lone wolves, vigilantism ...
Time: 60s
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 6.2
 1K
The Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Texan mother who loses her child to foster care begins smuggling Mexicans across the border.
Style: realistic, gloomy, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: family in crisis, life is a bitch, social problems, money raising, family relations, single parent, custody, society, introspection, family problems, parents and children, immigrants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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 7.2
 10K
Big Jake (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An aging Texas cattle man who has outlived his time swings into action when outlaws kidnap his grandson.
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, scout, estrangement, presumed dead, cigar smoking, vengeance, missing person, obsessive quest, family problems, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 80s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, california
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