Movies and TV shows set in chile

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in chile ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, semi serious, atmospheric and suspense films and TV shows about / with family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), society, violence, blood, crimes, bus, hopes, brutality and introspection plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in Chile, France, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as chile: The Maid (2009), Missing (1982), Another Story of Love (2011), Tony Manero (2008), No (2012), Hidden in the Woods (2012), Machuca (2004), Post Mortem (2010), The 33 (2015), Mi mejor enemigo (2005).

List of movies set in chile

 7.3
 6K
The Maid (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Raquel has been the live-in housekeeper for a kind, reasonably wealthy family for half her life, and the joyless repetition of the job has begun to take its toll. Increasingly dependent on painkillers, Raquel resorts to pranks and childish avoidance ...
Style: humorous, psychological, semi serious, dark humor, captivating ...
Plot: master and servant, maid, rivalry, self discovery, social differences, power relations, workplace, society, unfulfillment, satire, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
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 7.7
 18K
Missing (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Based on the real-life experiences of Ed Horman. A conservative American businessman travels to a South American country to investigate the sudden disappearance of his son after a right-wing military takeover. Accompanied by his son's wife he ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: dictatorship, political conspiracy, military coup, missing person, politics, political intrigue, military, journalist, loss of son, corruption, uncover truth, patriotism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: chile, latin america, south america, washington d.c., santiago chile ...
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Another Story of Love (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Diego and Sebastián are 2 teenagers, childhood friends that meet again in summer, which gives way to an intense friendship while they get drunk, smoke weed, and roam around the streets, looking for the meaning of life, sex and love.
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: beach, friendship, coming of age, romance, couples, drug abuse, reunion, youth, summer, sexual attraction, dream, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile
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Crystal Fairy & the Magical Cactus (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Chile
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jamie is a boorish, insensitive American twentysomething traveling in Chile, who somehow manages to create chaos at every turn. He and his friends are planning on taking a road trip north to experience a legendary shamanistic hallucinogen called the ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Plot: on the road, self discovery, fish out of water, disorder, friends, drugs/alcohol, radical, misfit, rivalry, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, drinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: chile, latin america, pacific ocean
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 6.8
 4K
Tony Manero (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Chile, Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man is obsessed with John Travolta's disco dancing character from "Saturday Night Fever".
Style: rough, serious, realistic, contemplative, bleak
Plot: dancing, nightlife, showbiz, crimes, ambition, lifestyle, desire for fame, contests and competitions, follow your dream, life is a bitch, bar, music ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
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 7.4
 23K
No (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1988, Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet, due to international pressure, is forced to call a plebiscite on his presidency. The country will vote ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ to Pinochet extending his rule for another eight years. Opposition ...
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: campaign, political conspiracy, oppression, advertising agency, fighting the system, dictatorship, democracy, rebellion, against the odds, underdog, protest, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988, 70s
Place: chile, latin america, santiago de chile, south america, santiago chile
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Hidden in the Woods (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of two sisters who have been raised in isolation, subjected to the torment of their abusive, drug dealing father. When they finally decide to report him to the police, he kills the two officers and is put in jail. But things go from bad to ...
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: incest rape, sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, on the run, kids in trouble, family problems, siblings relations, vengeance, feral man, in the woods, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
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 7.7
 11K
Machuca (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Santiago, capital of Chile during the Marxist government of elected, highly controversial president Salvador Allende. Father McEnroe supports his leftist views by introducing a program at the prestigious "collegio" (Catholic prep school) ...
Style: touching, emotional, thought provoking, serious, sincere ...
Plot: sexual initiation, friendship, politics, classmate, childhood, poverty, demonstration, historical event, communism, social differences, youth, political unrest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile, santiago de chile, south america ...
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 6.5
 2K
Post Mortem (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Mexico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Chile, 1973, during the last days of Salvador Allende's presidency, an employee at a Morgue's recording office falls for a burlesque dancer who mysteriously disappears.
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: morgue, unfulfilled love, missing person, autopsy, political unrest, obsessive quest, crimes, love and romance, cabaret, political conspiracy, imperialism, necrophilia ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: chile, latin america
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 6.9
 35K
The 33 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Colombia, Spain, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Based on a true story about the collapse at the mine in San Jose, Chile that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.
Style: suspense, serious, touching, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, survival, rescue, race against time, mining, hopes, danger, isolation, human spirit, president, stranded, ethnic conflict ...
Time: 21st century, year 2010, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: chile, latin america, south america, australia
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Mi mejor enemigo (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Chile, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After losing their bearings, a group of Chilean soldiers learns some lessons about their enemy's humanity in this dark comedy set during the 1970s war between Chile and Argentina. Digging in where they are, the troop soon discovers a nearby ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, tragicomedy, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: military, soldier, friendship, anti war, culture clash, human nature, society, patrol, island, border, rivalry, military life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: chile, argentina, latin america, patagonia, south america
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 7.2
 9K
The Club (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Chile
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a secluded house in a small seaside town live four unrelated men and the woman who tends to the house and their needs. All former priests, they have been sent to this quiet exile to purge the sins of their pasts, the separation from their ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, melancholic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: nun, clergy, priest, introspection, isolation, haunted by the past, catholic church, tragic event, small town, prayer, secret, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, pacific ocean, santiago chile
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 6.7
 304
My Last Round (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Chile, Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hugo becomes captivated with Octavio, a middle-aged local boxing champion, but their relationship is tested when Hugo finds a new job in the city.
Style: realistic, sentimental, captivating, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: gay love, romance, love affair, fall in love, couples, athlete's life, ambition, unfulfillment, boxer, gay, gay slur, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, santiago chile
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Optical Illusions (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, France, Portugal
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A blind man who recovers his sight after an operation finds his life in chaos when he is rejected by the community to which he once belonged. (Chile)
Style: humorous, touching, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, love affair, human nature, introspection, friends, workplace, innocence lost, teaching the ways of the world, workplace romance, secretary, workplace situations, security guard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
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 5.9
 131
Nucingen House (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Romania, France, Chile
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Surreal gothic comedy about a gambler who wins a strange Chilean mansion and takes his frail wife there.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, gothic, suspense, dark humor ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, couples, estate, supernatural, uninvited guest, doctor, legend, danger, deadly, couple relations, oneiric ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: chile, latin america, patagonia
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 6.5
 174
Orphan (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Chilean family deals with the new values in a quickly changing world.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: social differences, family problems, family relations, society, hopes, parents and children, introspection, human spirit, family life, village, family in crisis, poverty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
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 5.0
 9K
Magic Magic (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In remote Chile, a vacationing young woman begins to mentally unravel; meanwhile, her friends ignore her claim until it's too late.
Style: psychological, scary, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, danger, confined, mind game, mysterious character, losing-it hero, countryside, woman in danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), mental illness, paranoia, schizophrenia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, andes mountains, santiago de chile, santiago chile ...
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 4.8
 11K
Aftershock (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Chile
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mayhem and death follow when an earthquake traps a group of tourists in a Chilean town.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forces of nature, survival, tsunami, chaos, earthquake, danger, violence spree, deadly, rape, profanity, gory, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
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Thursday Till Sunday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As she and her family embark on a short vacation, a Chilean teenager slowly comes to the realization that her parents might be splitting up.
Style: touching, sentimental, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, on the road, parents and children, bittersweet, family problems, protecting from truth, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, parents separation, under the surface, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile
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Promedio Rojo (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, Chile
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Nerdy comic book aficionado Roberto Rodriguez battles low self-esteem, loser friends and vicious high school bullies as he vies for the heart of Cristina, the hot new girl from Madrid.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sex comedy, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, high school, teenage life, rivalry, social misfits, love and romance, misfit, silly humor, daydreamer, friends, wooing, romantic rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
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 8.1
 1K
Fugitives (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Four men become fugitives after a failed drug deal, running from north to south of Chile.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, organized crime, corruption, fighting crime, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, undercover, law enforcement, dishonesty, henchman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, bolivia, latin america
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Night Across the Street (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A drama centered on an office worker on the verge of retirement who begins to relive both real and imagined memories.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: aging, haunted by the past, elderly, introspection, surrealism, childhood memory, tragic event, memory, boarding house, money, promise, love ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: chile, santiago chile, santiago de chile
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A Cab for Three (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A taxi driver is given a difficult choice from 2 small time crooks: drive them around while they rob, or get locked up in the trunk.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, dark humor, psychological ...
Plot: taxi, reluctant partners, partners, life is a bitch, teenage life, moral dilemma, introspection, uninvited guest, unlikely criminals, crime, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago de chile, santiago chile
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 7.1
 2K
Mirageman (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being brutally assaulted, an incident which also saw the death of his parents and the rape of his younger brother (which mentally scarred him to the point of having to be institutionalized), Maco Gutierrez has devoted his life to fitness and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, rough, humorous, realistic
Plot: martial arts, superhero, vigilantism, tough heroes, fighting crime, hopes, righting the wronged, crimes, buddies, orphan, journalism, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
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Violeta Went to Heaven (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Chile, Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A portrait of famed Chilean singer and folklorist Violeta Parra filled with her musical work, her memories, her loves and her hopes.
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: museum, follow your dream, music, loss of daughter, folk, musical tour, latin, rising to stardom, lifestyle, musician's life, hopes, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 30s, 50s, 40s ...
Place: chile, latin america, geneva switzerland, santiago chile, santiago de chile ...
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 6.1
 254
Christmas (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alejandro and Aurora, two young students, leave Santiago and are on their way to spend Christmas with family in Aurora. At the foot of the Andes, the frustrations of Alejandro and Aurora’s doubts about her sexual identity cause tension. The two ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, young lovers, friendship, parents and children, teenage life, introspection, family problems, friends, self discovery, coming of age, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile
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 5.7
 459
Mandrill (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mandrill (M. Zaror) is a high-level assassin whose parents many years ago were slaughtered in cold blood by a ruthless drug lord. Now he finds himself finally in a position to get his revenge. But since it falls in love precisely in the pretty ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, vengeance, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades, rivalry, fall in love, seductive man, seduction, seductive behavior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
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 7.1
 47K
The Colony (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young woman's desperate search for her abducted boyfriend that draws her into the infamous Colonia Dignidad, a sect nobody ever escaped from.
Style: psychological, touching, suspense, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, torture chamber, kidnapping, violence against women, political unrest, military dictatorship, torture, discipline, religious fanatic, escape, genocide, coup d'etat ...
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: chile, south america, latin america, germany, new jersey
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The Life of Fish (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At a house party, a handsome man wanders around catching up with friends he has not seen for some years. A travel writer now based in Berlin, Andre appears to be living an exciting international life, and yet... something has drawn him back home to ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, talky, contemplative
Plot: reunion, homecoming, haunted by the past, introspection, romance, love and romance, redemption, road not taken, one more chance, hopes, unfulfillment, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, berlin germany
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 6.8
 484
Old Cats (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Isidora, an old woman, discovers that her mind is quickly deteriorating. At an apparently relaxed dinner table, she will desperately try to hide her state from her daughter, a demanding woman who awaits any sign of senility in order to take way ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: introspection, mental illness, redemption, parents and children, family relations, family problems, estrangement, couples, hopes, golden years, couple relations, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
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