Sugarcane movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sugarcane movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized, captivating and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with sugarcane, society, family relations, rivalry, dishonesty, death, village, murder, life is a bitch and poverty plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Adventure genres shot in USA, France, India and other countries.
sugarcane movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sugarcane: Queen Sugar (2016), Dragonard (1987), Radiance (1998), Land and Shade (2015), Black Shack Alley (1983), Mysterious Object at Noon (2000), The Assailant (2009), Race (2008), Yash Chopra's Veer-Zaara (2004), I Am Cuba (1964).

List of sugarcane movies

Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: family drama, farm, sugarcane, parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, power relations, interracial relations, social relations, single parent, society, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
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Dragonard (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1747, a handsome but rebellious Scotsman named Richard Abdee is auctioned off as a slave on a Caribbean island controlled by French and British sugar-planters. When caught having sex with his owner's wife, Abdee is given 100 lashes with the ...
Plot: corporal punishment, adultery, slavery, punishment, slave auction, brother sister incest, caribbean sea, sugarcane, capital punishment, beefcake, sexploitation, death sentence ...
Time: 18th century
Place: jamaica, south africa, caribbean
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Radiance (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With the death of their mother, two sisters (Nona and Cressy) return to their childhood home in Northern Australia where their third sister, Mae, lived looking after their mother. The funeral happens and the three find themselves together in the ...
Plot: female director, death of mother, beach, fire, sister sister relationship, diva, arson, death, family home, homecoming, insanity, aborigine ...
Place: australia
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Land and Shade (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, France, Netherlands, Chile, Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Alfonso is an old farmer who has returned home to tend to his son, who is gravely ill. He rediscovers his old house, where the woman who was once his wife still lives, with his daughter-in-law and grandson. The landscape that awaits him resembles a ...
Style: thought provoking, bleak, disturbing, suspense
Plot: family, nature, society, grandfather grandson relationship, dying, peasant, poverty, terminal illness, ecology, life & death, ashes, sugarcane ...
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Black Shack Alley (1983)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Martinique
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Martinique, in the early 1930s. Young José and his grandmother live in a small village. Nearly everyone works cutting cane and barely earning a living. The overseer can fine a worker for the smallest infraction. The way to advance is to do well in ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: school, grandmother, parents and children, human spirit, high school, high school life, family life, rich and poor, friendship, single parent, young heroes, friends ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: europe, france
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Mysterious Object at Noon (2000)
Genre: Documentary, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Thailand, Netherlands
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Mysterious Object at Noon is part fiction, part documentary, and part pseudo-documentary about several unrelated lives in Thailand. The film crew set out on an expedition across Thailand, from the north to the south, documenting several lives along ...
Style: psychological, surreal, contemplative, experimental, semi serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, life is a bitch, society, down on your luck, working class, political unrest, countryside, heroes, benign alien, young heroes, city life, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: thailand, asia, cambodia, bangkok thailand, vietnam
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The Assailant (2009)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on the life of a legendary capoeira fighter from Bahia, "Besouro" spins a fantastic tale of a young Brazilian man of African descent in search of his mission.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, contemplative
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rebellion, master warrior, idealism, rebelliousness, racism, injustice, life is a bitch, intrigue, rivalry, society, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: brazil, latin america
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Race (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Ranvir and Rajiv are half brothers who own a huge stud farm in South Africa. Ranvir is a very shrewd and aggressive man while Rajiv is laid back, and a chronic alcoholic. Sophia, Ranvir's personal secretary adores and loves him. Ranvir is ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: rivalry, betrayal, love triangle, family relations, investigation, crimes, crime, deadly, siblings relations, vengeance, bollywood, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
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Yash Chopra's Veer-Zaara (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 192 min.
Story: The story of the love between Veer Pratap Singh, an Indian, and Zaara Hayaat Khan, a Pakistani...a love so great it knows no boundaries...
Style: captivating, emotional, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, prison, impossible love, rescue, bollywood, muslim, opposites attract, love affair, against the odds, false accusation, uncover truth, social differences ...
Place: india, pakistan, asia, middle east
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I Am Cuba (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Cuba, Soviet Union
Duration: 141 min.
Story: An unabashed exercise in cinema stylistics, I Am Cuba is pro-Castro/anti-Batista rhetoric dressed up in the finest clothes. The film's four dramatic stories take place in the final days of the Batista regime; the first two illustrate the ills ...
Style: captivating, factual, epic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: rebellion, propaganda, political unrest, revolution, state affairs, society, politics, injustice, tyranny, coup d'etat, power struggle, university ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: cuba, latin america, havana cuba, tokyo, paris france
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Love Sublime (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: As Pandit Shyam Sunder prayed in Bhagwan Shivji's temple on the occasion of Janamashtami, his wife gives birth to a daughter, Rupa, and passes away, leaving her child to bear the brunt of being an ill-omen. Years later, Rupa burns her face from ...
Style: emotional, stylized, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: village, bollywood, misfit, society, romance, social misfits, love and romance, bittersweet, family relations, single parent, parents and children, death in the family ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, asia
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Burn! (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The professional mercenary Sir William Walker instigates a slave revolt on the Caribbean island of Queimada in order to help improve the British sugar trade. Years later he is sent again to deal with the same rebels that he built up because they ...
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: island, rebellion, bank, politics, revolution, racism, betrayal, assassination, slavery, colonialism, political unrest, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1840s
Place: england, caribbean, europe, portugal
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Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Plot: culture clash, arranged marriage, family relations, romance, love and romance, parents and children, love triangle, looking for love, couples, fall in love, bollywood, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, england, asia, europe
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Men with Guns (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Dr. Fuentes is a medical professor approaching his retirement and journeys to find old students, with sometimes disturbing results.
Style: clever, touching, tense, thought provoking, contemplative ...
Plot: jungle, politics, soldier, hopes, tourist, investigation, intrigue, golden years, life is a bitch, society, introspection, idealism ...
Time: 90s
Place: central america
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In the Time of the Butterflies (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the government.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: politics, political corruption, revolution, government, butterfly, tragic love, vengeance, siblings relations, dishonesty, love and romance, conspiracy, professor ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, 60s, 50s, 1930s ...
Place: dominican republic
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The Three Robbers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Three robbers pilfer from the countryside until they are charmed by a young orphan girl.
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, humorous, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: orphan, crimes, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, in the woods, hopes, burglar, little girl, theft, orphanage, righting the wronged ...
Place: germany
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Slave Coast (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: West Germany, Ghana
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fearsome 19th century bandit, Cobra Verde cuts a swath through Brazil until he arrives at the sugar plantation of Don Octávio Countinho. Not knowing that his new guest is the notorious bandit and impressed by his ruthless ways, Don Octávio hires ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: slave trade, rescue, treasure hunt, political unrest, survival, culture clash, master and servant, danger, rich and poor, rebelliousness, imperialism, prisoner ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, brazil, latin america, rio de janeiro, japan ...
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Behind the Sun (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Brazilian badlands, April 1910. Tonho is ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother. The young man knows that if he commits this crime, his life will be divided in two: the twenty years he has already lived and the few days he ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, bleak ...
Plot: family feud, vengeance, rivalry, family problems, family values, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, youth, family in crisis, family tradition, murder, family relations ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century, 70s
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, tokyo, middle east
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Cuba (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A British mercenary arrives in pre-Revolution Cuba to help train the corrupt General Batista's army against Castro's guerrillas while he also romances a former lover now married to an unscrupulous plantation owner.
Style: rough, gloomy, witty, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mercenary, politics, infidelity, dishonesty, soldier, society, couples, love and romance, danger, introspection, political corruption, rebelliousness ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: cuba, latin america, caribbean, havana cuba
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The Ballad of the Sad Cafe (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small-town eccentric opens a café in her decaying home.
Style: contemplative, talky, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: pocket watch, cafe, family relations, wedding, small town, fight, solitary, couples, society, social misfits, romance, betrayal ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: atlanta georgia
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Cane (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cane is an American television drama created by Cynthia Cidre, who also served as executive producer alongside Jonathan Prince, Jimmy Iovine and Polly Anthony. The pilot was directed by Christian Duguay. The show chronicled the lives and internal ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: family business, cuban american, business venture, family values, ambition, parents and children, rise to the top, intrigue, blind ambition, family tradition, lust, success ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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