Movies and TV shows set in buenos aires argentina

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in buenos aires argentina ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, captivating and intense films and TV shows about / with mother son relationship, family relations, crimes, father son relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, catastrophe, hospital, murder and husband wife relationship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in Argentina, Spain, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as buenos aires argentina: Fuckland (2000), Apartment Zero (1988), Finding Sofia (2016), The Clan (2015), Night Watch (2005), Roma (2004), Testosterone (2003), Starship Troopers (1997), Imagining Argentina (2003), The Official Story (1985).

List of movies set in buenos aires argentina

 5.0
 337
Fuckland (2000)
Genre: Documentary, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Fabián, a magician from Buenos Aires, saves his money from weddings, birthdays, and bar mitzvahs, and uses a hidden camera to document a week-long trip to the Falkland Islands where he has a patriotic plan: to impregnate a British woman. If 500 ...
Plot: bra and panties, condom, hotel room, woman on top, sex scene
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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Apartment Zero (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, dark humor, captivating, serious ...
Plot: neighbor, murder, serial killer, crimes, gender, mental illness, flat, dangerous friend, suspicion, politics, secret, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1988
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, california
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 5.5
 272
Finding Sofia (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A conflicted animation filmmaker travels to Argentina chasing after a girl he met online, only to end up living with her and her intimidating boyfriend on an isolated island on the outskirts of Buenos Aires.
Plot: island, love triangle, filmmaker, female nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Place: buenos aires argentina
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 7.0
 12K
The Clan (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When it was first released in Argentina, Pablo Trapero’s film had the highest opening box-office of all time. The key to that success is simply that The Clan is based on one of the most shocking crimes in the country’s history, the Puccio Clan ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense, based on true events
Plot: murder, abduction, violence, hostage, ransom, arrest, archive footage, kidnapping, family relations, crimes, military dictatorship, bound and gagged ...
Time: 80s
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 6.0
 519
Night Watch (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A long night's journey into day: Victor, a street hustler in the Santa Fe and Pueyrredón neighborhoods of Buenos Aires, from the evening of November 1, All Saints Day, to the dawn of November 2, All Souls Day. Victor's odyssey takes him ...
Plot: gay sex, police protection, police inspector, male prostitute, hustler, sex in car, gay lead character, drug dealer, taxi driver, male nudity, pubic hair, drugs ...
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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 7.3
 1K
Roma (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Joaquín Góñez, a novelist in his sixties recalls his emotions, his wild years in Buenos Aires, the memories of old friends, the meaning of loyalty and the intimate relationship with his mother, Roma.
Plot: pianist, writers, autobiography, obsession, socialism, atheism, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, funeral, adultery, pubic hair, shotgun ...
Time: 1950s, 70s, 50s, 60s, 1960s
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina, madrid
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 5.4
 1K
Testosterone (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dean has been stumped for some time in his attempt to produce a follow-up to "I was a Teenage Speed Freak," his incredibly successful graphic novel. His fans expect great things from him and his editor, Louise, is hounding him. Instead of ...
Style: serious, realistic, dark humor, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: breakup, obsession, brother sister relationship, obsessive quest, life turned upside down, love and romance, gender, gay couple, dishonesty, deadly, couples, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, malibu california
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Starship Troopers (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, satirical, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, space and aliens, spacecraft, evil alien, soldier, military, space travel, heroes, future dystopia, monster, space battle, distopia ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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Imagining Argentina (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set during the unsettling disappearances in Buenos Aires during the dictatorship of the 1970s, the film involves theater director Carlos Rueda and his wife Cecilia. Shortly after Cecilia writes an editorial commentary questioning the mysterious ...
Style: tense, serious, bleak, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: politics, disappearance, uncover truth, political unrest, danger, crimes, deadly, kidnapping, father daughter relationship, compassion, dishonesty, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, year 1976
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, europe, italy, venice ...
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The Official Story (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After the end of the Dirty War, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is.
Style: captivating, sincere, suspenseful, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: adoption, politics, family relations, uncover truth, society, parents and children, haunted by the past, political unrest, state affairs, missing person, secret, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina, bolivia, spain
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Son of the Bride (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 123 min.
Story: At age 42, Rafael Belvedere is having a crisis. He lives in the shadow of his father, he feels guilty about rarely visiting his aging mother, his ex-wife says he doesn't spend enough time with their daughter and he has yet to make a commitment ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, witty, sincere ...
Plot: midlife crisis, wedding, divorce, family relations, heart attack, introspection, fall in love, old friend, human nature, family gatherings, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina, spain, mexico, italy ...
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 6.3
 34K
Evita (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The hit musical based on the life of Evita Duarte, a B-movie Argentinian actress who eventually became the wife of Argentinian president and dictator Juan Perón, and the most beloved and hated woman in Argentina.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating, lyrical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: political unrest, rise to power, ambition, cinderella story, hopes, love and romance, folk hero, state affairs, rise to the top, leadership, charity, human spirit ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s ...
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina, south america, spain ...
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 6.5
 10K
Terrified (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police commissary Funes and three researches of supernatural phenomena investigate inexplicable events that are occurring in the suburbia of Buenos Aires.
Style: macabre, scary, suspense, suspenseful, brutal ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, haunted house, paranormal phenomena, living dead, death of wife, death of boy, violence, hit by a bus, decomposed body, small town, accident, dead child ...
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Thesis on a Homicide (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Roberto is a specialist in Criminal Law whose life is thrown into chaos when he becomes convinced that Gonzalo, one of his best students, has committed a brutal murder right in front of the Faculty of Law. Determined to uncover the truth he begins a ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, teachers and students, professor, suspicion of murder, police, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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The Human Surge (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Buenos Aires. Exe, 25 years old, has just lost his job and is not looking for another one. His neighbors and friends seem as odd to him as they always do. Online, he meets Alf, a boy from Mozambique who is also bored with his job and who is about to ...
Style: experimental
Plot: fellatio, erection, masturbation, group sex, pubic hair, gay sex, unsimulated sex
Place: buenos aires argentina, the philippines
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The Dead Man and Being Happy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain, France, Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Buenos Aires. On the top floor of a hospital, a Spaniard that has lived half his life in Argentina realizes that he is dying. This old hired killer -tough, funny and tender- runs away with a happy load of morphine, and starts a trip up North, ...
Style: touching, tense, serious, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: hitman, drug abuse, on the road, addiction, danger, criminal heroes, partners, life is a bitch, unlikely partners, crimes, elderly, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Everybody Has a Plan (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Following the death of his identical twin brother Pedro, Agustín sets out to begin his life anew by assuming Pedro’s identity and returning to the mysterious Tigre Delta region where the brothers had spent their childhood. Soon after his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: starting over, hidden identity, danger, homecoming, twin brother, crimes, dishonesty, family relations, haunted by the past, stolen identity, siblings relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 7.1
 636
The Journey (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Spain, UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A young man living in a cold southern village in South America, decides to start a trip looking for his father. By doing this he discovers unexpected facts about his Latin American essence.
Style: road movie
Plot: bicycle, riding a bicycle, travel, parent child relationship, premarital sex, social issues, mine, search for father, abortion, father son relationship, flood, satire ...
Place: buenos aires argentina, mexico, patagonia
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Superclásico (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Christian is a Copenhagen wine seller on the brink of bankruptcy. Equally unsuccessful in just about every other aspect of life, it has been 17months since his wife Anna left him. Anna works as a soccer agent in Buenos Aires and now lives a life of ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, clever ...
Plot: starting over, parents and children, bankruptcy, rivalry, win over, hopes, disorder, fish out of water, husband wife relationship, love triangle, divorce, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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 7.5
 14K
Sidewalls (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A romantic comedy full a refreshing global perspective, SIDEWALLS is director Gustavo Taretto's clever and moving ode to the modern people and urban landscape of Buenos Aires. Martin is a neurotic web designer taking baby steps out of the ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: architecture, introspection, lifestyle, human nature, hopes, mannequin, internet, internet chat, first date, depression, phobia, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 7.2
 452
Autumn Sun (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Clara Goldstein is a lovely, middle-aged Jewish woman who, because of an impending visit from her American brother, is forced to create a contrived relationship with a man of her own faith. She places an ad in a personals column and meets Raul, a ...
Style: humorous, sexual, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, couples, religions or cults, midlife crisis, forbidden love, love affair, religious differences, impersonation, interfaith relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, boston, buenos aires argentina
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 6.6
 375
Northeast (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: disturbing, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: adoption, injustice, unwanted pregnancy, moral dilemma, society, life is a bitch, family relations, obsessive quest, social differences, self discovery, babies and infants, human trafficking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, france, buenos aires argentina
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Final: The Rapture (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Argentina, Costa Rica
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gritty, international tale of four separate stories woven together by a common theme: the Rapture.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, apocalyptic ...
Plot: rapture, apocalypse, race against time, chases and races, rescue, religions or cults, worldwide chaos, danger, crimes, world spanning, chaos and mayhem, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, tokyo, usa, rio de janeiro, buenos aires argentina
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 6.6
 213K
Focus (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nicky, a veteran con artist, takes a novice named Jess under his wing. While Nicky teaches Jess the tricks of the trade, the pair become romantically involved; but, when Jess gets uncomfortably close, Nicky ends their relationship. Three years ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: cons and scams, mind game, heist, fall in love, partners, femme fatale, rivalry, love and romance, seduction, manipulations, deception, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, argentina, new orleans, south america, latin america ...
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 6.8
 12K
Tetro (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Argentina, Spain, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Bennie travels to Buenos Aires to find his long-missing older brother, a once-promising writer who is now a remnant of his former self. Bennie's discovery of his brother's near-finished play might hold the answer to understanding their ...
Style: psychological, serious, talky, enigmatic, intense ...
Plot: writers, family relations, haunted by the past, musician, family secret, confession, family life, brother, society, generation gap, love, writing ...
Time: future
Place: argentina, new york, usa, south america, patagonia ...
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 5.8
 821
The Plague (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK, Argentina
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In a city in South America an outbreak of bubonic plague occurs. While people try to flee and the military close the city an idealistic doctor decides to stay and help the sick. In the ever changing circumstances he puts up a brave fight, being ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: plague, isolation, terminal illness, disease, quarantine, doctor, deadly, danger, journalism, medical profession, martial law, female reporter ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: south america, buenos aires argentina
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 7.9
 49K
Nine Queens (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An Argentinian crime drama revolving around a sheet of rare stamps (the Nine Queens).
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, clever, tense, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cheating, scam, thief, forgery, money, police, partner, plot twist, swindle, crime, crimes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: argentina, venezuela, latin america, buenos aires argentina, italy ...
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 7.7
 16K
Maurice (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1909, Maurice Hall (James Wilby) enters Cambridge, where he befriends wealthy Clive Durham (Hugh Grant). Clive confesses he is sexually attracted to Maurice, who realizes he is a homosexual when he begins to return Clive's feelings. The two ...
Style: gay cinema, serious, realistic, melancholic, scenic ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, forbidden love, closeted homosexual, gay lead character, lgbt, society, gays and lesbians, first gay sexual experience, gay relationship, gay romance, youth ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century, victorian, 1900s ...
Place: england, europe, london, argentina, buenos aires argentina ...
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A Place in the World (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, Uruguay
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mario and Ana, in voluntary exile from Buenos Aires, live in a remote Argentine valley with their 12-year-old son Ernesto. Mario runs a school and a wool cooperative; Ana, a doctor, heads a clinic with Nelda, a progressive nun. Into this idealistic ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: village life, countryside, idealism, nun, family relations, coming of age, geologist, couple relations, hopes, society, good versus evil, youth ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: argentina, latin america, spain, paris france, madrid ...
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Original Gangsters (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain, Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: La historia comienza con un robo que se realiza en la Ciudad de México. La banda formada por Carlos, Leonardo, Mónica y Leserio habían pactado viajar a Argentina para lavar el dinero. Al llegar a Buenos Aires se encuentran en una guerra de mafias ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, dishonesty, crimes, crime, disorder, criminal heroes, bank robbery, escape, violence, graphic violence, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, mexico, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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