Hispanic american movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hispanic american movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, intense, suspense, rough and melancholic films and TV shows about / with hispanic american, storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, brutality, violence, mentor, african american, family relations and mother son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, Germany, France and other countries.
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hispanic american movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as hispanic american: Crash (2004), Money Train (1995), Triple 9 (2016), Take the Lead (2006), Dawn of the Dead (1978), Freedom Writers (2007), One Day at a Time (2017), Lowriders (2016), Custody (2016), Vida (2018).

List of hispanic american movies

 7.8
 437K
Crash (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.
Style: touching, thought provoking, sincere, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: racism, police, prejudice, multiple storylines, plot twist, catastrophe, sexual harassment, racist, racial tension, social injustice, redemption, class differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, santa monica california, puerto rico ...
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 5.7
 41K
Money Train (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A vengeful New York transit cop decides to steal a trainload of subway fares; his foster brother, a fellow cop, tries to protect him.
Style: humorous, melancholic, intense, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train robbery, train, new year's eve, heist, happy ending, buddy cop, siblings relations, sibling relationship, buddies, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.3
 73K
Triple 9 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: heist, betrayal, murder, bank robbery, corrupt cop, police corruption, violence, crimes, strip club, corruption, organized crime, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, boston, atlanta georgia, usa, tel aviv israel
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 6.6
 26K
Take the Lead (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system and, while his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom ...
Style: inspirational, feel good, sexy, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, date night
Plot: dancing, teacher, dancer, dancer's life, dedicated educator, high school, teachers and students, music, prejudice, respect, ambition, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, infection, shopping mall, survival, epidemic, monster, siege, living dead, isolation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
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Freedom Writers (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.
Style: inspirational, sentimental, rough, touching, educational ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: high school, teacher, dedicated educator, teachers and students, lifestyle change, teenage life, holocaust, racism, idealism, school, survival, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1999, year 1961, year 1993 ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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One Day at a Time (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In a reimagining of the TV classic, a newly single Latina mother raises her teen daughter and tween son with the "help" of her old-school mom.
Style: sitcom, captivating, feel good, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, lgbt, single mother, feminism, lesbian, depression, living together, lgbtq, gay, latin, parents and children, eccentric family ...
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 5.7
 3K
Lowriders (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young street artist in East Los Angeles is caught between his father's obsession with lowrider car culture, his ex-felon brother and his need for self-expression.
Style: suspense, disturbing, unusual plot structure, exciting
Plot: ex convict, stealing a car, car chase, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breaking and entering, car, released from prison, friendship, interracial romance, brother brother relationship, love, husband wife relationship ...
Place: los angeles
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 6.5
 1K
Custody (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a hard-working single mother, Sara Diaz, has her children taken from her after she is suspected of injuring her son, Ally Fisher, a recent law school graduate, is assigned to represent her case before Judge Martha Schulman, a veteran of the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: single mother, abuse, lawyer, custody, hearing, child abuse, courtroom drama, class differences, social issues, family secret, divorce, convict ...
Place: new york
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 7.3
 3K
Vida (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Two Mexican-American sisters from the Eastside of Los Angeles who couldn't be more different or distanced from each other are forced to return to their old neighborhood, where they are confronted by the past and surprising truth about their ...
Style: rough, psychological, erotic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: u.s. mexico border, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian couple, sister sister relationship, lgbtq, hometown, family relations, death of mother, lesbian love, group sex ...
Place: los angeles
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 6.7
 27K
Colors (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A confident young cop is shown the ropes by a veteran partner in the dangerous gang-controlled barrios of Los Angeles, where the gang culture is enforced by the colors the members wear.
Style: realistic, psychological, exciting, serious, neo noir ...
Plot: police, gangsters, gang, crimes, gunfight, chase, ghetto, hip hop, gang war, partners, buddy cop, organized crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey, south central los angeles ...
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Return of the Living Dead III (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Colonel Reynolds and his group of government scientists continue their work on re-animating the dead for military use. His son Curt uses a stolen security pass to sneak in with his thrill-seeking girlfriend Julie, with shocking, deadly results!
Style: tragic ending, bloody, slasher, funny, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, living dead, undead, military base, self mutilation, body mutilation, female nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, infection, gang, addiction ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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The Maid's Room (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Drina, a young immigrant working as a live-in maid for a wealthy Long Island family, finds herself entangled in the family's web of dark secrets once she begins to suspect her employer's son has committed a terrible crime.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Plot: moral dilemma, parents and children, crimes, family relations, power relations, master and servant, mansion, female protagonist, missing person, hit and run, car accident, home invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.
Style: disturbing, satirical, political, humorous, absurd ...
Plot: racism, civil war, politics, alternate reality, satire, interracial relations, journalism, injustice, discrimination, political unrest, society, american civil war ...
Time: 1930s, year 1912
Place: canada, latin america, england, south africa, new york ...
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Puerto Ricans in Paris (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: NYPD detectives Luis and Eddie visit Paris to help gorgeous French designer Colette catch the black market thief who's ripped off her new handbag design. While Luis' girlfriend Vanessa and Eddie's wife Gloria remain in New York, the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, exciting, light
Plot: police investigation, thief, puerto rican, disorder, comedy of errors, partners, chase, friendship, buddy cop, police officer, marital problem, ransom demand ...
Place: paris france, france
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 7.1
 34K
99 Homes (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After his family is evicted from their home, proud and desperate construction worker Dennis Nash tries to win his home back by striking a deal with the devil and working for Rick Carver, the corrupt real estate broker who evicted him.
Style: thought provoking, emotional, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: real estate agent, single father, moral dilemma, dysfunctional family, eviction, motel, workplace, human nature, parent child relationship, family relations, life is a bitch, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: florida, usa, california, new orleans, boston ...
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World Trade Center (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the ...
Style: emotional, rough, realistic, factual, touching ...
Plot: terrorism, disaster, terrorist, twin towers, survival, firefighter, natural disaster, al qaeda, 9/11, heroes, courage, catastrophe ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century, year 2001, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, pentagon, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Echo Park, L.A. (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As Magdalena's 15th birthday approaches, her simple, blissful life is complicated by the discovery that she's pregnant. Kicked out of her house, she finds a new family with her great-granduncle and gay cousin.
Style: touching, melancholic, sentimental, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, pregnancy, gay, culture clash, unwanted pregnancy, religion, virginity, lgbt, character study, life turned upside down, starting over, family disapproval ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, spain, usa
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Lackawanna Blues (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, New York.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, family relations, family problems, youth, lifestyle, parents and children, friends, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, rock and roll ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania, toronto ontario canada, new york yankees ...
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The Kids Are All Right (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two women, Nic and Jules, brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one of their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers' backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting ...
Style: touching, sexy, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, coming of age, suburbs, gender, gay, infidelity, family relations, parenthood, lesbianism, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, buenos aires argentina, southern california
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 7.0
 28K
Juice (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four Harlem friends -- Bishop, Q, Steel and Raheem -- dabble in petty crime, but they decide to go big by knocking off a convenience store. Bishop, the magnetic leader of the group, has the gun. But Q has different aspirations. He wants to be a DJ ...
Style: tense, sexy, neo noir, humorous, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, urban ghetto life, gangsters, hip hop, coming of age, friendship, teenager, crimes, crime gone awry, murder, ghetto, urban ghetto ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, harlem, manhattan new york city
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 7.1
 88K
Half Nelson (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Despite his dedication to the junior-high students who fill his classroom, idealistic teacher Dan Dunne leads a secret life of addiction that the majority of his students will never know. But things change when a troubled student Drey makes a ...
Style: depressing, talky, emotional, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teacher, drugs, teachers and students, loneliness, friendship, addiction, student, ghetto, drug addiction, school, existentialism, secret ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, california, usa, brooklyn new york city
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Getting Straight (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Graduate student Harry Bailey was once one of the most visible undergraduate activists on campus, but now that he's back studying for his master's, he's trying to fly right. Trouble is, the campus is exploding with various student ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: vietnam war, college, anti war, counterculture, swing, revolution, university, teacher, student, demonstration, hippie, african american ...
Time: 60s, 70s
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 5.3
 16K
Edison (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Upon discovering a den of corrupt policemen, a fresh-faced journalist makes a shaky allies in a jaded reporter and investigator for a powerful district attorney.
Style: intense, suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: police corruption, conspiracy, fighting the system, justice, police brutality, investigative reporter, police investigation, investigation, police, crimes, dishonesty, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, new orleans, los angeles
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Day of the Dead (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The final chapter of George A. Romero's "Dead Trilogy". In an underground government installation they are searching for a cure to overcome this strange transformation into zombies. Unfortunately, the zombies from above ground have ...
Style: bloody, disturbing, macabre, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, living dead, virus, insanity, zombie apocalypse, mad scientist, violence, monster, bully, zombie attack, military ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
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 7.5
 304K
Babel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico, France
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: emotional, thought provoking, sincere, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: multiple storylines, desert, mexican border, parenthood, depression, guilt, society, redemption, tragic event, suicide, language barrier, cultural difference ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, morocco, tokyo, mexico, asia ...
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 6.6
 14K
Animal Factory (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man goes to prison and a tough, older convict takes him under his wing as a mentor.
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: prison, friendship, drugs, crimes, gang, prison escape, adaptation, redemption, survival, depression, human nature, prison rape ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, new jersey, pennsylvania, paris france ...
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 7.1
 10K
American Me (1992)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Edward J. Olmos made his directorial bow with the powerhouse crime saga American Me. Olmos stars as street-gang leader Santana, who during his 18 years in Folsom Prison rules over all the drug-and-murder activities behind bars. Upon his release, ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, talky, emotional, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, gang, crimes, sexual abuse, prison gang, gangsters, racism, rape, mafia, violence, juvenile delinquency, justice ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 70s, 50s, year 1943 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
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 8.4
 716K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, futuristic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: alien, strong female character, survival, space travel, monster, space and aliens, human versus alien, female warrior, deadly creature, space colony, mysterious planet, strong female lead ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An actor who is considering the role of a supermarket manager arrives at a grocery store on the outskirts of Los Angeles to do some field research. He subsequently becomes stranded, without a car or cell phone, and accepts a ride home with Scarlet, ...
Style: feel good, road movie, humorous, witty, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, friendship, introspection, road trip, research, on the road, mentor, job interview, movie star, friends, stranger, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, tokyo, usa
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