Latin movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant latin movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, humorous, sexy and sentimental films and TV shows about / with latin, love and romance, society, couples, love, family relations, romance, music, youth and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres shot in USA, Spain, France and other countries.
latin movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as latin: The Mambo Kings (1992), Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004), Straight from the Hood (2008), The Journey (2007), La Bamba (1987), Butterfly (1999), Only God Knows (2006), StreetDance 2 (2012), Chico & Rita (2010), I Come (2000).

List of latin movies

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, serious, realistic, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: latin, music, musician's life, romance, performer's life, true love, family relations, ambition, rags to riches, brother brother relationship, love triangle, fame ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: cuba, new york, latin america, usa, havana cuba ...
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Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In pre-revolution Cuba, Katey Miller is about to defy everyone's expectations. Instead of a parent-approved suitor, Katey is drawn to the sexy waiter, Javier, who spends his nights dancing in Havana's nightclubs. As she secretly learns to ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancer's life, fall in love, dancing, romance, latin, social differences, young lovers, couples, love and romance, family relations, youth, hopes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 80s
Place: cuba, havana cuba, latin america
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Straight from the Hood (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: Puerto Rico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young drug dealer falls in love while facing disruption among the men in his gang, and being offered a career as a Reggaetón singer.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, semi autobiographical
Audience: boys' night
Plot: latin, fall in love, going straight, hidden identity, moral dilemma, love and romance, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, youth, disorder, swashbuckler ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, puerto rico
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The Journey (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Steve, a young slacker is forced to grow up when his girlfriend Rhona leaves for Mexico to study archeology. Steve resolves to go on a journey to find his love.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, latin, self discovery, love triangle, on the road, love and romance, romance, youth, couples, friends, computers and web, true love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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La Bamba (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Biographical story of the rise from nowhere of singer Ritchie Valens whose life was cut short by a plane crash.
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: musician's life, death, latin, musician, audition, music business, rock star, music industry, family relations, interracial relations, tragic event, main character dies ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, tijuana mexico, california
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Butterfly (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film centres on Moncho and his coming-of-age experience in Galicia in 1936. Moncho develops a close relationship with his teacher Don Gregorio who introduces the boy to different things in the world. While the story centres on Moncho's ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, realistic, touching, compassionate ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, coming of age, spanish civil war, fascism, teacher, family relations, countryside, latin, civil war, patriotism, parents and children, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: spain, europe, galicia, catalonia, usa ...
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Only God Knows (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Mexico, Brazil
Duration: 115 min.
Story: On a lark in Tijuana, a carefree Brazilian art student crosses paths with a brooding Mexican journalist, sparking a cascade of events across both Mexico and Brazil. As Dolores and Damián discover an intimate love and a mysterious spiritual ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, serious, humorous, atmospheric ...
Plot: latin, self discovery, couple relations, impossible love, fall in love, destiny, looking for sex, romance, journalism, love and romance, religions or cults, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, brazil, latin america, san diego california
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StreetDance 2 (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After suffering humiliation by the crew Invincible, street dancer Ash looks to gather the best dancers from around the world for a rematch.
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dancing, fall in love, dancer's life, dancer, music, rivalry, love and romance, ambition, latin, salsa, uninhibited rivalry, competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Chico & Rita (2010)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Chico is a young piano player with big dreams. Rita is a beautiful singer with an extraordinary voice. Music and romantic desire unites them, but their journey - in the tradition of the Latin ballad, the bolero - brings heartache and torment.
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, adult animation, emotional ...
Plot: jazz, pianist, deportation, musician's life, ambition, lifestyle, follow your dream, young lovers, love affair, success, society, up and down relationship ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 50s, 1940s
Place: cuba, usa, new york, paris france, latin america ...
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I Come (2000)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: Spain, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Caco is a proud, handsome man, head of a family, and very powerful in the local community. Yet he has been torn to pieces by the death of his beloved daughter. He constantly visits her grave, weeps silently at her photo and has transferred all his ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, rough, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, loss of daughter, family problems, family tradition, rivalry, latin, village, flamenco, gypsy, dealing with death, siblings relations, death in the family ...
Time: 20th century
Place: spain
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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, music, follow your dream, loss of daughter, folk, latin, musical tour, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, musician's life, lifestyle, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 30s, 50s, 40s ...
Place: chile, latin america, geneva switzerland, santiago chile, paris france ...
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Oh My God! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During the Carnival in the historical site of Pelourinho (Salvador, Bahia, Brazil), we follow the lives of the tenants of a falling-to-pieces tenement house who try to get by using creativity, irony, humor and music.
Style: sentimental, sincere, semi serious, realistic
Plot: life is a bitch, optimism, social differences, urban ghetto life, urban ghetto, racism, friendship, partners, latin, friends, social relations, world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america, northeast brazil
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Sabor tropical (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Panama, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Sex-charged journalist Brian is chosen by an online publication to travel to Panama and document one of Latin America s premier festival celebrations Carnaval de Las Tablas. Dangers lurk for foreigners, and caught up in the carnival madness, ...
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: destructive relationship, latin, media, nightlife, nudity (full frontal - brief), journalist, journey, carnival, society, danger, love and romance, journalism ...
Place: panama
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The Fish Child (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, France, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A desperate love story between two young girls of extremely different social backgrounds who, unable to find a place for their love in the world they live in, are pushed to commit a crime.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, captivating, surreal, serious ...
Plot: murder, legend, women in prison, youth, crimes, haunted by the past, love affair, master and servant, uncover truth, parents and children, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, paraguay, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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The City of Your Final Destination (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: 28-year-old Kansas University doctoral student Omar Razaghi wins a grant to write a biography of Latin American writer Jules Gund. Omar must get through to three people who were close to Gund--his brother, widow, and younger mistress--so he can get ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: social relations, college graduate, writer's life, lifestyle, obsessive quest, village, latin, male female relationship, journey, flirting, storytelling, university ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: uruguay, latin america, south america, venice, madrid ...
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20 Centimeters (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Colloquially-told story of a few days in the life of Marieta, who's saving money for the last operation in her change from man to woman. She works as a prostitute in Madrid and longs for a legitimate job. Whenever she builds up her savings, her ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: transsexual, male prostitute, prostitute, transsexuality, dream, gender bending, lifestyle, transvestism, love and romance, gender, fall in love, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe, madrid
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How to Be a Latin Lover (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An aging Latin lover gets dumped by his sugar mama and must fend for himself in a harsh world.
Style: captivating, humorous, light, feel good
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, lover, lovers, aging, latin, wealth, seduction, promise, money, marriage, dating, apology ...
Time: year 1950
Place: acapulco mexico
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The Wrong Car (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman who was raped by a NetCar driver takes a job with the company to exact her revenge on her attacker after she becomes frustrated with the slow pace of the criminal Justice system.
Plot: latin, gang, law student, female detective, brother brother relationship, gang member, rape, rape victim, blonde, motel, driver, rape and revenge ...
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George Lopez (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: George Lopez is an American sitcom starring comedian George Lopez. The show originally aired on ABC from March 27, 2002, to May 8, 2007.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: factory worker, family relations, factory, mexican american, promotion, suburban life, family life, siblings relations, suburbs, parents and children, racism, relationship vs career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Training Day (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop works with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.
Style: tense, realistic, neo noir, harsh, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, lone hero, african american, mentor, rookie, police brutality, gunfight, war on drugs, gang member, robbery, frame up, russian mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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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: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, dancer's life, ballroom dancing, dance, music, romance, follow your dream, teachers and students, hopes, ambition, opposites attract, social differences ...
Place: las vegas, usa, latin america, cuba, nevada ...
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Selena (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In this biographical drama, Selena Quintanilla is born into a musical Mexican-American family in Texas. Her father, Abraham, realizes that his young daughter is talented and begins performing with her at small venues. She finds success and falls for ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, factual, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: singer, rising to stardom, human spirit, musician's life, hopes, showbiz, tragedy, performer's life, family relations, latin, elopement, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, california, los angeles
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Ekaj (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: EKAJ is a love story between two drifters, a naive teenager and a hustler. Ekaj meets Mecca who takes him under his care. Mecca has AIDS and multiple problems of his own. He is high all day but still manages to be the only voice of reason in ...
Style: sentimental, sexy, captivating, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: lgbt teen, lgbt, aids, coming of age, homeless teenager, sex worker, homeless, gay lead character, latin, addiction, hustler, alcoholic ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Brutal Colors (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Famous fine artist Brie finds her mind unraveling inside her beautiful home. Could it be the mysterious and somewhat sadistic housekeeper who is behind this?
Style: dark, twists and turns, bleak, scary, demonic
Plot: supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, psychiatrist, hearing voices, self destructing, a vision, darkness, housekeeper, ghost, brutality, breakdown, latin ...
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La Migra (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: La Migra is a 'Romeo and Juliet' story set in the border crossing town of Imperial Beach, California - US Border Patrol Agent Diego Chavez (Michael Copon) works closely with his Uncle Manny Chavez (Marco Rodríguez) the Port Director for ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, captivating, light, contemplative
Plot: friendship, latin, mexican american, old friend, smuggling, border patrol, friend, drugs, crush, couples, love, love and romance ...
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Fourplay (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A feature anthology of short tales of sexual intimacy set in four American cities.
Style: realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious, sexual
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, romance, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, sexual relations, gender, strong sexual content, couples, lesbian, shopping mall, closeted homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, texas, florida, san francisco, usa ...
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Ilegales (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tells the stories of a group of people in Ciudad de Juarez with one thing in common: they are all looking for a better life for them and their families. For many, that better life waits just a short walk away in the United States.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching, contemplative, exciting
Plot: illegal immigrant, drug traffic, drug smuggling, investigation, mexican, mexican border, husband wife relationship, latin, multiple storylines, immigrants, child in peril, drugs ...
Place: mexico, new mexico
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Lord Help Us (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Comedy about faith and family directed by Shavar Ross. When a recently widowed Baptist preacher (Bill Toliver) loses the respect of his congregation over rumors of his impending marriage to a woman 45 years younger, best friends hatch a plan to help ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: love and romance, couples, friends, family relations, romance, wedding, church, religions or cults, friendship, family life, gender, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Catching Faith (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: From the outside, Alexa has the perfect life. Her son is the high school football star, daughter a straight A student and her husband is CFO of a booming start-up company. The sudden death ...
Style: christian film, light, entertaining, uplifting, contemplative ...
Audience: family outing, teen drama, teens
Plot: high school athlete, faith, high school, belief in god, christianity, christian, self discovery, student athlete, student, teenage girl, teenage boy, catholic church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, america, wisconsin
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Mind of Mencia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mind of Mencia was an American television comedy series on the cable channel Comedy Central. Hosted by Carlos Mencia, it aired from 2005 to 2008.
Style: witty, not serious, realistic, live comedy, parody ...
Plot: performer's life, disorder, society, celebrity culture, couples, social relations, stand up comedian, mexican, interracial relations, stereotypes, vulgarity, pop culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
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