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, gloomy, suspenseful, tense and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, male nudity, mother son relationship, telephone call, friendship, murder, love, father daughter relationship, father son relationship and violence plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in Argentina, Spain, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as buenos aires argentina: Superclásico (2011), Operation Finale (2018), Penumbra (2011), The Angel (2018), Nobody's Watching (2017), She Wolf (2013), Fuckland (2000), Novak (2009), The Impostor (1997), Adiós, Roberto (1985).

List of movies set in buenos aires argentina

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: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor
Plot: starting over, disorder, midlife crisis, fish out of water, family relations, parents and children, unfulfillment, win over, hopes, rivalry, bankruptcy, sex in a bathtub ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Operation Finale (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1960, a team of Israeli secret agents is deployed to find Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, supposedly hidden in Argentina, and get him to Israel to be judged.
Style: based on true events, national socialism, ambiguous ending, tense
Plot: nazi, war criminal, manhunt, jewish, mission, life risking, chase, period piece, secret mission, culture clash, mossad, morality ...
Time: 60s, year 1960, year 1954
Place: argentina, israel, austria, buenos aires argentina, tel aviv israel
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 5.6
 918
Penumbra (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman hesitantly rents an apartment to an eerie man who she soon realizes has a part in the solar eclipse that is taking place.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: solar eclipse, curses spells and rituals, snobbism, once in a lifetime opportunity, imaginary, woman in danger, danger, supernatural, tied feet
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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 7.1
 4K
The Angel (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: About a real-life criminal who shocked Argentine society: Carlos Robledo Puch, a merciless teen killer dubbed “The Angel of Death” because of his beatific good looks, who now ranks as the longest-serving prison inmate in Argentine history.
Style: based on true events
Plot: armed robbery, criminal, escape, death, hotel, gun, police, vacuum cleaner, singing, murder, violence, breaking and entering ...
Time: year 1971
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Nobody's Watching (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, Colombia, Brazil, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nico is a young Argentine actor fighting to build a career in the US, without assistance, or connections, never too far from heart-breaking failure, but often blinded by the mirage of immediate success.
Plot: gay club, baby, telephone call, gay asian, bisexual, anal sex, supermarket, cousin cousin relationship, gay friend, gay bar, gay relationship, blow job ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
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Necronomicon – The Book of Hell (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A librarian founds a copy of the fabled Necronomicon, only unleash hell on earth.
Plot: occult, supernatural, lovecraftian, necronomicon, death, violence, library
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 6.0
 85
She Wolf (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: She Wolf is a serial killer who traps her men in the subway in Buenos Aires. She seduces, has sex with them and kills them. But one of those men is a police officer who is investigating her crimes. Running away from him she meets a dealer with whom ...
Plot: serial killer, sexual murder, serial murder, female killer, male nudity, masturbation, female murderer, erection, male objectification, crotch grab, female serial killer, erotica ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
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 5.2
 323
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: condom, sex scene, hotel room, woman on top, bra and panties
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 6.5
 13
Novak (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lucia arrives to Buenos Aires with a mission, take care of a Hungarian filmmaker invited to present his film at the Buenos Aires Independent Film Festival. Lucia meets Pablo, who introduces himself as the angel of prestigious film director Béla ...
Plot: sky, angel, festival, bus, confusion, heaven, hungarian, fog, director
Place: buenos aires argentina
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 7.3
 46
The Impostor (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This drama is based on a novel and incomplete screenplay by the late Maria Luis Bemberg. In 1930s Argentina, wealthy Sebastian (Antonio Birabent) leaves his Buenos Aires home for the family estate on the pampas. His family, concerned for his ...
Plot: love triangle, surrealism, estate, male nudity, argentine, male female relationship, passion, impostor, wealth, friendship, friend, obsession ...
Time: 1930s
Place: buenos aires argentina
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Adiós, Roberto (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Roberto separates from his wife and needs a place to stay. When he moves in with gay Marcelo, he is clueless about Marcello's sexuality and the two become close friends. One night after many drinks Roberto has sex with Marcelo and must confront ...
Plot: prostitute, playing pool, friendship between men, psychiatrist, park, telephone call, father son relationship, roommate, friendship, kiss, elevator, gay slur ...
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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Otra historia de amor (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A dynamic young man falls in love with his own boss, a married businessman, with two children.
Plot: lgbt, husband wife relationship, airplane, shower, kitchen, bicycle, airport, undressing, adultery, infidelity, gym, hospital ...
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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 6.8
 1K
Wild Tango (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A biopic based on the life of one of the pioneer argentine rock stars 'Tanguito'. The movie tells the story of his rise and fall from grace, encompassed in violent times of a military regime.
Plot: medical profession, demonstration, oppression, tragic hero, tragic event, university student, colonel, slum, class differences, absent father, arrest, police harassment ...
Time: 1960s
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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I don't owe a 100 times (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A comedy about a young girl who gets pregnant on a traditional Argentinean family.
Style: dark humor
Plot: social satire, sexual humor, police station, laundromat, neighbor, arranged marriage, spaghetti, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, dysfunctional family, mirror
Place: buenos aires argentina
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 4.8
 121
Felicitas (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Argentina
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Buenos Aires at the outskirts of XIX century. A society rigid in patriarchal rules. A war between brothers of Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and Paraguay. Two young and very much in love youngsters, fight for their right to be together. Obeyance and ...
Plot: love, separation, reunion
Time: 1880s
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 6.9
 740
A Buddha (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Un Buda follows two brothers orphaned as children when their parents were taken by the military during the "Dirty Wars" of the 1970s in Argentina. Tomas is now a drifting and withdrawn young man who experiments with ascetic practices and ...
Plot: orphan, buddhism, buddhist temple, dreams, dead parents, brother brother relationship, waiter, grandmother grandson relationship, countryside, disco, meditation, loss of grandmother ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
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Miss Tacuarembo (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: Uruguay, Argentina, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Miss Tacuarembó is a unique mixture of drama, comedy, musical with touches of parody and nostalgia which for its beautiful narration will attract many open-minded viewers not only in Latin American world. The story of Natalia, the main hero, and ...
Plot: amusement park, female protagonist, mother son relationship
Time: 80s
Place: uruguay, buenos aires argentina
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 6.5
 1K
Taekwondo (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Fernando is on holiday with his closest male friends in a beautiful country house in a suburb of Buenos Aries. On their own without their girlfriends in a “men only” environment, the hunky young studs bask in the hot sun, play in the pool, smoke ...
Plot: homoeroticism, sauna, swimming pool, male bonding, gay relationship, homosexuality, gay, male friendship, cannabis, in the closet, gay friend, marijuana ...
Place: buenos aires 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, tense, suspenseful, dark humor, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, politics, neighbor, male friendship, cat, boarder, deadly, dishonesty, gender, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: argentina, latin america, california, buenos aires argentina
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 7.5
 13K
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: realistic, gloomy, atmospheric, sincere, serious
Plot: architecture, introspection, lifestyle, human nature, urban, city life, hopes, phobia, community, big city, youtube, mannequin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 5.6
 244
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: love triangle, island, filmmaker, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity
Place: buenos aires argentina
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 7.0
 10K
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: based on true events
Plot: kidnapping, military dictatorship, abduction, shot in the head, arrest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, van, bound and gagged, flash forward, hostage, sex in car, sex scene ...
Time: 80s
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 5.6
 201
Claim (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Argentina
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young ambitious claims assesor investigates a multi million dollar marine insurance fraud.
Plot: female nudity, car accident, murder, airport, criminal gang, gay friend, flirting, bathtub, dog, fat man, shot in the forehead, shot in the chest ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
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Life According to Muriel (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Muriel and her mother leave their home for good and a freak occurrence leaves them stranded in the country. They beg a woman to let them stay and a shaky friendship develops between the two families.
Style: touching, gloomy, sentimental, psychological, serious ...
Plot: family gatherings, parents and children, life is a bitch, family in crisis, down on your luck, love and romance, family relations, on the run, family problems, youth, family in danger, reunion ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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Pizza, Beer, and Cigarettes (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple of friends work for a taxi driver to rob his passengers, but they feel like they're getting ripped off. They decide to plan their own robberies, but they are amateurs and things don't go too well. One of the youths, Cordoba, whose ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: gang, pregnancy, heist, city life, crimes, down on your luck, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, criminal heroes, kids in trouble, youth, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, uruguay, buenos aires argentina
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The Fish Child (2009)
Genre: 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: sincere, serious, atmospheric, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, murder, judge, legend, puppy, scandal, society, social differences, master and servant, uncover truth, family relations, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paraguay, argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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 7.4
 1K
Bolivia (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A Bolivian immigrant working illegally as a cook in a small restaurant in Buenos Aires suffers abuse and discrimination from its customers.
Style: realistic, tense, rough, gloomy, atmospheric ...
Plot: unemployment, restaurant, bar, racism, cafe, discrimination, working class, social relations, society, culture clash, social decay, realism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america, bolivia, buenos aires argentina
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The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in 1960, the story follows the efforts of the Mossad, the Israeli Secret Service, to find former SS Colonel Adolf Eichmann, who ran from Germany to Argentina and took the name Ricardo Clement. He was wanted for the murders of both Europeans and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, based on memoir
Plot: holocaust, manhunt, state affairs, secret agents, heroic mission, danger, righting the wronged, against humanity, crimes, government agency, undercover, hidden identity ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 6.8
 295
Wake Up Love (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ernesto is a journalist in his 40's who comes from a generation which encountered much political persecution and exile; between the memories and unhealed wounds of his past, stands Ernesto. When his good friend Ricardo calls him one day and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: reunion, politics, lifestyle, unfulfillment, friends, romance, love and romance, journalism, tragic love, human nature, buddies, couples ...
Time: 60s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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Waiting for the Hearse (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lot of confusion and mixed situations between relatives in the middle of Mamá Cora's wake, the grandma, who supposely commit suicide throwing herself in front of a train.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, realistic
Plot: mistaken identity, dysfunctional family, anger, extramarital affair, wrath, neurosis, family gatherings, siblings relations, love and romance, golden years, family relations, anniversary ...
Time: 80s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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