Matador movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant matador movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, visually appealing, melancholic and surreal films and TV shows about / with matador, bullfighting, dancing, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), dancer, murder, bullfighter, betrayal and cigarette smoking plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, Spain, France and other countries.
matador movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as matador: Snow White (2012), Ham Ham (1992), Ferdinand (2017), Matador (1986), Mackintosh and T.J. (1975), Cantinflas (2014), Carmen (1987), WWE Royal Rumble 1992 (1992), Pink Narcissus (1971), Caravan to Vaccares (1974).

List of matador movies

Snow White (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Belgium, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A black and white silent movie, based on the Snow White fairy tale, that is set in a romantic version of 1920s Seville and centered on a female bullfighter.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, gothic, silent film ...
Plot: matador, desire for fame, ambition, rise to the top, evil stepmother, good versus evil, physical appearance, danger, intrigue, dishonesty, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1929
Place: spain
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Ham Ham (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jose Luis is an executive at his parents underwear factory where his girlfriend Sylvia works on the shop floor. When Sylvia becomes pregnant, Jose Luis promises her that he will marry her, most likely against the wishes of his parents. Jose ...
Style: humorous, talky, sexy, disturbing, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, sexuality, infidelity, pregnancy, passion, farce, jealousy, seduction, romance, social differences, fall in love, working class ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: spain
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Ferdinand (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ferdinand, a little bull, prefers sitting quietly under a cork tree just smelling the flowers versus jumping around, snorting, and butting heads with other bulls. As Ferdinand grows big and strong, his temperament remains mellow, but one day five ...
Style: touching, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, talking animals, countryside, bull, animals, farm, pacifist, kindness, girl, escape, village, adaptation ...
Place: spain, europe, madrid
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Matador (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A conflicted youth confesses to crimes he didn't commit while a man and woman aroused by death become obsessed with each other.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: drowning, obsession, murder, necrophilia, serial killer, crimes, dangerous attraction, perversion, crimes of passion, sexual relations, femme fatale, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
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Mackintosh and T.J. (1975)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Roy is a ranch hand and a drifter. He takes a young man into his care and helps him to grow up.
Style: cult film
Plot: matador, cowboy, cowboys and outlaws, ranch, cowboy hat, windmill, violence, suicide, rancher, sidekick, cowboy shirt, poetic justice ...
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Cantinflas (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mike Todd is a Broadway producer struggling to produce the film. Around the World in 80 Days. In Mexico, Mario Moreno, a young entertainer is struggling to get some respect, and he manages to become a star. A twist of faith makes them partners. ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, captivating
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, ambition, rising to stardom, showbiz, rise to the top, actor's life, artists and showbiz, celebrity, fame, husband wife relationship, infidelity ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 40s, 50s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, mexico, mexico city
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Carmen (1987)
Genre: Music
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: Carmen is a French opéra comique by Georges Bizet. The libretto is by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy, based on the novella of the same title by Prosper Mérimée, first published in 1845, itself influenced by the narrative poem The Gypsies ...
Plot: live performance, pistol, flamenco, dancing, gypsy, dancer, diva, opera, murder, tambourine, regiment, duo ...
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WWE Royal Rumble 1992 (1992)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Royal Rumble (1992) was the fifth annual Royal Rumble. It took place on January 19, 1992 at the Knickerbocker Arena in Albany, New York. The main event, as in past Royal Rumble events, was the event's namesake match. The 1992 Royal Rumble ...
Plot: wrestling, doom, scotsman, warlord, african american, valet, bulldog, face paint, hunter, warrior, french canadian, earthquake ...
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Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (1975)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three attendees at a puppet theater don various roles in order to sing a variety of songs by Jacques Brel, all while hippies and other eccentrics cavort about them.
Style: experimental, surreal, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: theater, love and romance, bittersweet, human nature, oldies, world, trenchcoat, butt naked, wedding dress, nudity (full frontal - brief), bullfighting, cane ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Pink Narcissus (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An erotic poem set in the fantasies of a young male prostitute.
Style: stylized, touching, offbeat, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: gay interest, dream, love and romance, urban, parallel world, destructive relationship, cult, nudity (full frontal - brief), gays and lesbians, gender, strong sexual content, couples ...
Time: ancient history
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Caravan to Vaccares (1974)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: American Neil Bowman is traveling through France when he meets British photographer Lila. They are hired by French land owner Duc de Croyter to escort a Hungarian scientist to New York. But they soon realize that the job is not a cushy number, and ...
Style: semi serious, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, chase, gang, intrigue, gypsy, hitchhiker, assassin, scientist, photographer, crimes, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
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The Mirror (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A dying man in his forties remembers his past. His childhood, his mother, the war, personal moments and things that tell of the recent history of all the Russian nation.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, psychological, enigmatic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, nature, countryside, poetry, memory, human nature, family life, stream of consciousness, existentialism, childhood, haunted by the past, hypnosis ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 60s, 20th century, 1940s ...
Place: russia, europe, ussr, soviet union, moscow russia ...
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Talk of Angels (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This is the story of a young Irish woman who comes to Spain to escape from the pressures she feels about her impending marriage to a political activist in Ireland. But in Spain in the 1930's, taking a job of governess in a wealthy family, she ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, forbidden love, politics, love triangle, social differences, society, couples, love affair, fall in love, family relations, extramarital affair, war ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1936
Place: spain, europe, ireland, madrid
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Remote Control (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Iceland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Since his mother wants to watch TV, Axel, a young auto-mechanic, must recover her remote control, accidentally taken by his punk sister Maja. During his quest, he becomes involved in the conflict between Moli, the liquor smuggler, and Aggi, a night ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, cult film
Plot: disorder, nothing goes right, gang, crimes, gangsters, crime, missing person, farce, rock, club, mafia, rock music ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, iceland
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Don't Tempt Me (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, France, Italy, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two angels, one from the heaven and one from the hell, come to earth to save the soul of a boxer.
Style: psychological, lyrical, suspense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: heaven, gangsters, redemption, angel, bible, fight, debt, hell, destiny, good versus evil, hopes, win over ...
Time: year 1999, year 1939, 70s
Place: paris france, spain, tokyo, mexico
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Angel of Death (2002)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The most spectacular Easter celebration in the World. Hosts of hooded Penitents parade through the ancient, narrow streets of the Old Town in time-honored ritual. But for one celebrant this Holy Week is different. For him Semana Santa is a time to ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: sexual abuse, fascism, investigation, mind game, danger, psychopath, murder, clergy, rivalry, deadly, slasher, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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Seabiscuit (2003)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: horse, horse race, racehorse, underdog, follow your dream, against the odds, businessman, american dream, animal training, divorce, marriage, cowboy ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 30s, 20s ...
Place: baltimore, new york, san francisco, chicago illinois, california ...
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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, psychological, depressing ...
Plot: french, human spirit, coma, disability, paralysis, rehabilitation, life turned upside down, writing, nurse, patient, courage, tragic event ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france, nepal, hong kong ...
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Return of the Seven (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chico one of the remaining members of The Magnificent Seven now lives in the town that they (The Seven) helped. One day someone comes and takes most of the men prisoner. His wife seeks out Chris, the leader of The Seven for help. Chris also meets ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, old west, village, horse riding, vengeance, kidnapping, rescue, partners, underdog, society, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain
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Orgy of the Dead (1965)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Orgy of the Dead is an unrated 1965 film directed by Stephen C. Apostolof under the alias A. C. Stephen. The screenplay was adapted by cult film director Edward D. Wood, Jr from his own novel. It is a combination of horror and erotica, and is ...
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, mummy, ghost, prostitute, cemetery, rivalry, wizards and magicians, sexual abuse, heist, danger, dangerous animal, supernatural ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: egypt
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Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Hitman "El Mariachi" becomes involved in international espionage involving a psychotic CIA agent and a corrupt Mexican general.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, drug lord, hitman, small town, cia, vengeance, dark hero, corruption, deadly weapon, gangsters, gangster, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A fictional account of the life of Japanese author Yukio Mishima told in four parts. The first three parts relate events in three of his novels: The temple of the Golden Pavilion, Kyoko's House, and Runaway Horses. The last part depicts the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, surreal, contemplative, stylized ...
Plot: friendship, rebellion, emperor, radical, suicide, nationalism, state affairs, writer's life, tragic hero, political unrest, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan, mount fuji, tokyo, kyoto japan
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The Matador (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Mexico, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of Danny Wright, a salesman forever on the road, veers into dangerous and surreal territory when he wanders into a Mexican bar and meets a mysterious stranger, Julian, who's very likely a hit man. Their meeting sets off a chain of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspense, talky ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, assassination, salesman, businessman, stranger, midlife crisis, crimes, disorder, deal, crime, encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, mexico city, latin america, arizona, hungary ...
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Little Ashes (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: About the young life and loves of artist Salvador Dalí, filmmaker Luis Buñuel and writer Federico García Lorca.
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, exciting, factual ...
Plot: friendship, poet, exhibitionism, friends, political unrest, student, coming of age, writer's life, lifestyle, romance, buddies, state affairs ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, year 1936, 1930s
Place: madrid, spain, europe, barcelona, new york ...
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Intact (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An enigmatic tale of four people whose lives are intertwined by destiny are subject to the laws of fate. They discover that luck is something they cannot afford to be without as they gamble with the highest stakes possible in a deadly game from ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, psychological, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, murder, luck, game, destiny, survivor, investigation, rivalry, danger, deathtrap, change of luck, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, caribbean, argentina
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Talk to Her (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.
Style: psychological, emotional, sincere, captivating, surreal ...
Plot: friendship, rape, suicide, tragic love, hospital, coma, obsession, tragic event, ballet, impossible love, self destructing, power of love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, jordan, latin america
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The Good Thief (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Ireland, Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A compulsive gambler plans the heist of his life - a priceless collection of art from the world-class Casino Riviera in Monte Carlo.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, heist, drug abuse, betrayal, one last job, criminal, forgery, painting, perfect crime, buddies, law enforcement, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: french riviera, monte carlo, france, europe, italy ...
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The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Bridge of San Luis Rey is American author Thornton Wilder's second novel, first published in 1927 to worldwide acclaim. It tells the story of several interrelated people who die in the collapse of an Inca rope-fiber suspension bridge in ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: investigation, destiny, social decay, danger, life is a bitch, escapades, clergy, survival, murder, haunted by the past, religions or cults, bridge ...
Time: 18th century
Place: peru, latin america, spain, andes mountains
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The Bobo (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Unsuccessful singing bullfighter Juan arrives in Barcelona to try his luck in a big town. He finally persuades a devious local impresario to book him, but only on the condition that Juan first manages to spend an evening with Olimpia, a "shrewd ...
Style: realistic, not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, gender bending, buddies, nothing goes right, love and romance, artists and showbiz, gender, partners, goofy hero, friends, disorder, couples ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, spain, europe
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The Tree of Guernica (1975)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Vandale leading the Republican opposition to the fascist arm of Villa Romero, one of the Republican strongholds during the Spanish Civil War. She has previously met with Goya during the bombing of Guernica and the hope of seeing him again...
Style: avant garde
Plot: teacher, hanging, snake, village, guitar, bomb, blood, public execution, dictatorship, ejaculation, matador, symbolism ...
Place: spain
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