Cuban american movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cuban american movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, serious, intense, entertaining and humorous films and TV shows about / with cuban american, storytelling, mentor, dialogue, brutality, chase, redemption, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief) and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, France, Israel and other countries.
cuban american
 35
cuban american movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as cuban american: Cane (2007), StartUp (2016), Moonlight (2016), Diary of a Future President (2020), Scarface (1983), True Believer (1989), The Baker and the Beauty (2020), All the President's Men (1976), In the Heights (2021), Wasp Network (2019).

List of cuban american movies

 7.1
 1K
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, suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized ...
Plot: family business, family values, business venture, lust, family tradition, success, family problems, intrigue, rise to the top, blind ambition, lifestyle, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 29K
StartUp (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A desperate banker needs to conceal stolen money. A Haitian-American gang lord wants to go legit. A Cuban-American hacker has an idea that will revolutionize the very future of money itself. Forced to work together, they unwittingly create their ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computer, corruption, hacker, gang, organized crime, dysfunctional relationship, sex scene, corrupt official, father son relationship, scam, violence, twists and turns ...
Time: contemporary
Place: miami
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 309K
Moonlight (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.
Style: serious, sad, lgbt cinema, inspirational, art house ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: lgbt, drug dealer, gay, forgiveness, african american, coming of age, drug addict, dysfunctional family, bullying, revenge, homosexuality, lgbtq ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, atlanta georgia, miami
Is relevant ?
Diary of a Future President (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Told from the narration of her diary, 12-year-old Cuban-American Elena navigates the ups and downs of middle school and begins her journey to become the future president of the United States.
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: president, teenager, follow your dream, father daughter relationship, ambition, politician, politics, dream, mother daughter relationship, family relations, escapades, presidential candidate ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 8.3
 838K
Scarface (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: After getting a green card in exchange for assassinating a Cuban government official, Tony Montana stakes a claim on the drug trade in Miami. Viciously murdering anyone who stands in his way, Tony eventually becomes the biggest drug lord in the ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspense, harsh ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, gunfight, organized crime, drug lord, drug cartel, mob boss, cocaine, drug abuse, criminal heroes, drug dealing, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: miami, cuba, miami beach, florida, bolivia ...
Is relevant ?
True Believer (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Eddie Dodd is a burnt out former civil rights lawyer who now specializes in defending drug dealers. Roger Baron, newly graduated from law school, has followed Eddie's great cases and now wants to learn at his feet. With Roger's idealistic ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, suspenseful, clever, harsh ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, conspiracy, investigation, prison, idealism, racial discrimination, neo nazi, framed for murder, mentor protege relationship, district attorney ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
The Baker and the Beauty (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Daniel Garcia is working in the family bakery and doing everything that his loving Cuban parents and siblings expect him to do. But on a wild Miami night he meets Noa Hamilton, an international superstar and fashion mogul, and his life moves into ...
Style: feel good, sweet, light, funny, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: celebrity, ambition, love and romance, love affair, couples, workplace situations, restaurant, happy ending, promise, friendship, love, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: miami
Is relevant ?
All the President's Men (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is surprised to find top lawyers already on the defense case, and the discovery of ...
Style: political, realistic, thought provoking, cerebral, factual ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: journalism, newspaper, political conspiracy, politics, investigation, white house, political corruption, conspiracy, journalist, president, investigative journalism, political intrigue ...
Time: 70s, year 1973, year 1972, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, miami, florida
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 47K
In the Heights (2021)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: The story of Usnavi, a bodega owner who has mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic or staying in Washington Heights.
Style: entertaining, captivating, sincere
Plot: dancing, city life, ambition, longing, direction and purpose, social relations, urban setting, society, desire for fame, ambitious, lifestyle, ambitious man ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century, year 1943
Place: puerto rico, bronx new york city, dominican republic, manhattan new york city, new york ...
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 11K
Wasp Network (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Brazil, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Havana, early 90’s. René González, a Cuban pilot, steals a plane and flees Cuba, leaving behind his beloved wife and daughter. He starts a new life in Miami. Other Cuban defectors soon follow and start a spy network. Their mission is to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, feel good, touching ...
Plot: spy, communism, international relations, espionage, corruption, bomb, escape, wedding, drugs, baby, informant, cold war ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 20th century
Place: miami, cuba, havana cuba
Is relevant ?
Point of Impact (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Davis is a tough, outspoken cop who finds himself wrongly accused for the death of a fellow agent by the depraved and power hungry chief of Miami Customs, Martin Cullen. Disgraced and dismissed, Jack swears revenge and goes to work for Roberto ...
Style: suspense, erotic, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: death, revenge, cuban, bodyguard, extramarital affair, loss of partner, oral sex, computer cracker, undercover, criminal heroes, drug dealing, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, cuba
Is relevant ?
 5.2
 32K
The Bad Batch (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In a desert wasteland in Texas, a muscled cannibal breaks one important rule: don’t play with your food.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, tense, scary ...
Plot: distopia, exile, post apocalypse, amputation, cannibalism, desert, cult leader, kidnapping, hallucinogenic drug, cannibal, outcast, surrealism ...
Time: future
Place: austin texas
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
WCW Starrcade '98 (1998)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Story: Starrcade (1998) was the sixteenth annual Starrcade professional wrestling PPV event and took place on December 27, 1998 from the MCI Center in Washington, D.C. The main event was a No Disqualification match between Goldberg and Kevin Nash for the ...
Plot: wrestling, disco, martial artist, corporate executive, feud, giant, canadian, cat, alcoholic, karate, manager, diamond ...
Is relevant ?
WCW Uncensored 1996 (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Uncensored 1996 took place on March 24, 1996 from the Tupelo Coliseum in Tupelo, Mississippi. The idea behind this event is that each match is unsanctioned, with a heavy emphasis on gimmick matches. The main event was The Mega Powers (Hulk Hogan ...
Plot: wrestling, fear, brother brother relationship, cell, aristocracy, loch ness monster, squire, female wrestler, hulk hogan, horseman, world championship wrestling, professional wrestling ...
Is relevant ?
WCW Bash At The Beach 1996 (1996)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Bash at the Beach (1996) was the third annual Bash at the Beach professional wrestling PPV produced by WCW. It took place on July 7, 1996 from the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach, Florida. This event is best remembered for the formation of the New ...
Plot: wrestling, hulk hogan, horseman, professional wrestling, new world order, macho man, world championship wrestling, fat man, strongman, disco, beach, giant ...
Is relevant ?
WCW World War 3 1998 (1998)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: World War 3 1998 took place on November 22, 1998 from The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. There was a double main event with the Three Ring, 60 Man Battle Royal to earn a WCW World Heavyweight Title shot as the first and the second ...
Plot: wrestling, hawaiian, professional wrestling, new world order, world championship wrestling, brother brother relationship, prince, feud, world war three, stupidity, champion, giant ...
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 70
WCW Sin (2001)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Sin was a professional wrestling PPV event produced by WCW that replaced WCW's January PPV event, Souled Out. It took place on January 14, 2001 from the Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. The main event was for the WCW World ...
Plot: wrestling, professional wrestling, tough guy, strongman, hardcore wrestling, broken leg, korean, warrior, texan, champion, monster, valet ...
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 19K
Looking (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three friends in San Francisco who explore the fun and sometimes overwhelming options available to a new generation of gay men.
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, gay couple, gay relationship, friendship between men, lgbt, gays and lesbians, group of friends, homosexuality, friendship, gay latino, lgbtq, gay sex ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa, los angeles, oakland california
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 6.6
 24K
White Squall (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
Style: emotional, suspense, touching, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: sailing, ocean, survival, coming of age, disaster, adventure, catastrophe, friendship, storm at sea, teacher, mentor, life & death ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1961, year 1960
Place: jamaica, west indies, cuba, florida, connecticut ...
Is relevant ?
The Station Agent (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his only friend dies, a man born with dwarfism moves to rural New Jersey to live a life of solitude, only to meet a chatty hot dog vendor and a woman dealing with her own personal loss.
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, touching, sincere, depressing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: loneliness, bittersweet, friendship, depression, small town, solitude, loss, death, prejudice, grief, eccentricity, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, canada, newfoundland
Is relevant ?
 4.8
 9K
The Pest (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Fast-talking Latino con artist Pestario "Pest" Vargas is the target of Scottish mobsters to whom he owes a considerable debt. Willing to do anything to raise money and avoid severe injury or death, Vargas agrees to a very unusual job -- he ...
Style: humorous, absurd, semi serious, intense, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, chase, scam, survival, crimes, hitman, partners, disguise, escapades, adventure, mafia, island ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, florida, scotland
Is relevant ?
Meet the Fockers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Hard-to-crack ex-CIA man, Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be, Greg Focker's parents. Unlike their happily matched offspring, the future in-laws find themselves in a situation of ...
Style: funny, humorous, ridiculous, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, family outing
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, meet the parents, parents and children, father in law son in law relationship, dysfunctional family, wedding, farce, jewish, culture clash, family bonds, parenthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa, chicago illinois
Is relevant ?
The Mambo Kings (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Mambo Kings tells the story of César and Nestor Castillo, brothers and aspiring musicians who flee from Cuba to America in search of the American Dream.
Style: sentimental, emotional, melancholic, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: music, rags to riches, latin, true love, performer's life, musician's life, romance, family relations, love story, brother brother relationship, ambition, sibling rivalry ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: cuba, new york, havana cuba, latin america, usa ...
Is relevant ?
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
Is relevant ?
Dance with Me (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Young Cuban Rafael just buried his mother, and comes to Houston to meet his father John for the first time. The difficult part is that John doesn't know he is Rafael's father. John runs a dance studio, and everyone prepares for the World ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, ballroom dancing, dancer's life, music, romance, follow your dream, mentor, ambition, hopes, teachers and students, social differences, love and romance ...
Place: las vegas, austin texas, usa, cuba, texas ...
Is relevant ?
The Cowboy Way (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar who went missing there.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, buddy comedy, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: cowboy, friendship, chase, gunfight, missing person, happy ending, outlaw gang, odd couple, fish out of water, disorder, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, new mexico, latin america, usa ...
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 6K
Camp (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Misfits in their lives back home, a group of young people live it up at musical-theater camp. While the sports counselor is completely ignored, the kids' spend all their time in rehearsal for a grueling schedule that involves a new show every ...
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: summer camp, gay, coming of age, dancing, lgbt, love and romance, teenage love, friendship, artists and showbiz, rock, love triangle, honest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 32K
Blown Away (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Blown Away tells the story of Jimmy Dove who works for the Boston bomb squad. Shortly after Dove leaves the force his partner is killed by a bomb that Dove thinks might have been made by someone he knows.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, brutality, anarchist, psychopath, stalking, investigation, criminal's revenge, race against time, government agency, haunted by the past, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, ireland, usa, massachusetts, belfast
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 10K
The Assignment (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jack Shaw (DONALD SUTHERLAND) has experienced the terror first-hand. He's a top CIA agent who's tracked international killer-for-hire Carlos "The Jackal" Sanchez for over twenty years and barely survived Carlos' devastating ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, psychological, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, terrorism, chase, terrorist, revenge, frame up, race against time, politics, hitman, car chase, mistaken identity ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: israel, virginia, middle east, vienna, east berlin ...
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 217K
Chef (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with ...
Style: feel good, road movie, inspirational, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: food, chef, cooking and food, cooking, road trip, father son relationship, parent child relationship, happy ending, restaurant owner, business, starting over, internet ...
Time: future, contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, florida, new orleans, usa ...
Is relevant ?