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 exciting films and TV shows about / with mexican border, u.s. mexico border, crimes, murder, gun, violence, rivalry, chases and races, gunfight and danger plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller 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), Rx (2005), Borderline Cult (2007), Coffin Full of Dollars (1971), Without Name (2009), A Pistol for Ringo (1965), Babel (2006), Local Boys (2002), Cannon for Cordoba (1970).

List of mexican border movies

 6.0
 9K
Desierto (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, 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, truck, desert, mass murder, mexican border, killer dog, mexican, characters killed one by one, running for your life, mercilessness, wilderness, racist ...
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 6.6
 2K
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: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, queer cinema
Plot: border crossing, black market, illegal immigration, crime gone awry, partners, crimes, friends, introspection, heist, gay, gay sex, mexican border ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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 5.4
 853
Rx (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: What is meant to be a weekend party across the border soon becomes a heartbreaking journey that tests the boundaries of companionship, romantic love and personal ethics.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, road movie
Plot: on the road, police, death, crimes, friendship, drug dealing, getting home, border, mexican border, death of friend, border crossing, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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Borderline Cult (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three serial killers team up at the US/Mexican border town of Juarez and go on a killing spree.
Style: rough, scary, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, danger, law enforcement, gory, tough heroes, woman in danger, deadly, confined, life is a bitch, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: feud, mexican border, vengeance, deadly, danger, escapades, gang, chases and races, lone wolves, rivalry, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, nevada
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 7.6
 31K
Without Name (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set on the border, where Mexico becomes the crucible and the fearsome gangs of today’s Mexican countryside, the gauntlet, to freedom. The stories of a girl living in Honduras and hungering for a brighter future, and two teen gang members, for whom ...
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: gang, immigrants, juvenile delinquency, social problems, chase, hopes, youth, lifestyle change, illegal immigration, robbery, train, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, central america, guatemala, new jersey ...
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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, stylized, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: hostage, gang, old west, violence, ranch, hopscotch, mexican border, hostages, confined, orchestral, family in danger, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, latin america, mexico, usa
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 7.4
 285K
Babel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA, Mexico, Morocco, Japan
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: atmospheric, thought provoking, rough, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: multiple storylines, nanny, loss of son, desert, deportation, tragic event, doctor, police brutality, family relations, redemption, depression, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, japan, mexico, asia, california ...
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 6.7
 862
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: sentimental, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: surfing, gang, friendship, lifestyle, youth, family relations, romance, best friends, teenage life, love triangle, teenage love, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, mexico
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Cannon for Cordoba (1970)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1916, a Mexican rebel named Cordoba steals six cannons from the forces of General Pershing who's been sent to bring order to the Texas-Mexico border. Pershing assigns a soldier named Rod Douglas to retrieve the cannons.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: battles, soldier, train robbery, mexican revolution, mountain, heroes, lone wolves, military, adventure, betrayal, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
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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: immigration, mexican border, border crossing, political satire, satire, political humor
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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.
Style: mexploitation
Plot: brother, mexican border, drug cartel, border, gun, drugs, brothers, crime, drug, crimes
Place: mexico
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 5.7
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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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, murder, desert, kidnapping, false accusation, race against time, chase, danger, rescue, gas station, duct tape over mouth, fugitives ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, oklahoma, new mexico
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 5.4
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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: atmospheric, sincere, serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: punk, on the run, profanity, artists and showbiz, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, musician's life, crimes, chases and races, hopes, bittersweet, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, latin america, mexico, 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 ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: native american, army, lynching, forced kiss, scam, candlestick, girl, secret agent, drink, hiding place, whip, robbery ...
Time: 1860s
Place: mexico, texas
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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: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: burned alive, good versus evil, betrayal, anti heroes, anti hero, mysterious character, dishonesty, rivalry, deadly, lone wolves, strong violent content, desert ...
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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: soldier, american civil war, beating, fortress, escape, rape, vengeance, old west, battles, danger, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, mexico, new mexico, arizona, sonora
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crimes, serial killer, fighting crime, police investigation, incompetent police, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, danger, woman in danger, injustice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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 6.2
 1K
The Girl (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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: touching, realistic, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: custody, immigrants, smuggling, single parent, parents and children, introspection, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, society, illegal immigration, mexican american border, poverty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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Dance with the Devil (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A psychotic criminal couple kidnaps a random teenage couple. The woman rapes the male captive, and lets him watch his lover being raped by the man. They then plan to sacrifice the couple
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, rough, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, on the road, violence, violence spree, heist, sexual abuse, murder, wild ride, psychopath, religions or cults, beast, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, las vegas
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 4.8
 513
On the Border (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A dumb as rocks security guard in a Texas border town gets involved in a planned bank heist thanks to the charms of two different femmes fatales.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, bank, heist, deadly, crimes, chases and races, couples, frame up, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, murder, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico, texas, usa
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 7.4
 28K
Lone Star (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town.
Style: twists and turns, tense, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: sheriff, murder, police investigation, haunted by the past, investigation, mystery, crime, crimes, law enforcement, parents and children, uncover truth, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, southern usa, new jersey ...
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La Linea - The Line (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story centers around veteran assassin Mark Shields as he tracks down, Pelon, the elusive head of the Salazar Crime Cartel. Through twists of fate, Shields ends up with a local woman, Olivia who is also fighting her own demons for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: drug dealing, gangsters, drug abuse, track down, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, hitman, criminal heroes, mentally unstable, master criminal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
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The Last Outlaw (1993)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a band of former Confederate soldiers who were part of a cavalry unit. Their commander, Graff (Rourke) had once been a heroic and staunch supporter of the southern cause, but after losing his family he became cold hearted and ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, chase, on the run, heist, blood, river battle, tough heroes, rivalry, chases and races, law enforcement, partners, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
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Interceptor Force (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the near future the US Government has created an elite team of soldiers specially trained for action in the event of a hostile alien encounter. A multi-national force, they are the last line of defense
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, save the world, danger, heroes, special agents, adventure, deadly, space and aliens, satellite, alien encounter, evil alien, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 5.8
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Hard Ground (2003)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Billy Bucklin escapes while being transported to Yuma prison and plans to form an army of desperadoes to control the Mexican border...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, old west, bounty hunter, reluctant partners, partners, criminal heroes, escapades, redemption, chase, on the run, track down, abduction ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
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Extreme Prejudice (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Texas Ranger and a ruthless narcotics kingpin - they were childhood friends, now they are adversaries.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, presumed dead, bribery, betrayal, drug dealing, love triangle, kidnapping, modern western, robbery, organized crime, neo noir, texas ranger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, california
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 6.5
 319K
Due Date (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Peter Highman must scramble across the US in five days to be present for the birth of his first child. He gets off to a bad start when his wallet and luggage are stolen, and put on the 'no-fly' list. Peter embarks on a terrifying journey ...
Style: humorous, feel good, road movie, funny, absurd ...
Plot: hitchhiker, unlikely friendships, road trip, getting home, slacker, childbirth, odd couple, stupidity, goofy hero, nothing goes right, weed, comedy of errors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, louisiana, texas, alabama ...
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 7.2
 24K
Django (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Django is a 1966 Italian spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Corbucci and starring Franco Nero in the eponymous role. The film earned a reputation as being one of the most violent films ever made up to that point and was subsequently refused a ...
Style: cult film, stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, vengeance, gang, heroes, coffin, orchestral, devious, sexual content, serial murder, rivalry, crimes, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, italy, tokyo
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Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
Story: Dead man's Walk is the beginning of the Lonesome Dove Saga. Gus McCrae and Woodrow Call are just starting out in the Texas Rangers and have no idea of what they are doing for Call it's Duty above all else. For Gus it's the thrill of ...
Style: realistic, serious, epic, sincere, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: expedition, survival, texas ranger, firing squad, partners, wilderness, americana, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, mountain, graphic violence, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: texas, mexico, new mexico, usa, latin america ...
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