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Movies: Best Movies in Spanish(Español)

Spanish (español) or Castilian ( (listen), castellano) is a Romance language that originated in the Iberian Peninsula of Europe and today is a global language with more than 483 million native speakers, mainly in Spain and the Americas. It is the world's second-most spoken native language, after Mandarin Chinese, and the world's fourth-most spoken language, after English, Mandarin Chinese and Hindi. Spanish is a part of the Ibero-Romance group of languages, which evolved from several dialects of Vulgar Latin in Iberia after the collapse of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century. The oldest Latin texts with traces of Spanish come from mid-northern Iberia in the 9th century, and the first systematic written use of the language happened in Toledo, a prominent city of the Kingdom of Castile, in the 13th century. Beginning in 1492, the Spanish language was taken to the viceroyalties of the Spanish Empire, most notably to the Americas, as well as territories in Africa, Oceania and the Philippines. A 1949 study by Italian-American linguist Mario Pei, analyzing the degree of difference from a language's parent (Latin, in the case of Romance languages) by comparing phonology, inflection, syntax, vocabulary, and intonation, indicated that Spanish is one of the closest Romance lang... ()

Spanish is spoken in United States of America (USA), Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Cuba, Colombia, Venezuela, Chile, Dominican Republic and Peru and 18,422 movies (between 1900 and 2021) with this language have been recorded so far. Most of these movies were shot in Spain (5,316). Popular genres for Spanish movies are Drama (6,219), Comedy (3,922) and Documentary (2,192). Instructions Not Included (2013), Volver (2006), Pan's Labyrinth (2006), Spanish Affair (2014) and The Orphanage (2007) are among the best known & most successful Spanish movies.


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Instructions Not Included(2013)

PG-13
| 1h 55min | Comedy, Drama
3.8/5 (with 256 votes)

Valentin is Acapulco's resident playboy, until a former fling leaves a baby on his doorstep and him heading with her out of Mexico.

Volver(2006)

R
| 2h 1min | Comedy, Drama, Romance / Love
3.8/5 (with 494 votes)

Raimunda lives and works in Madrid with her husband Paco and their daughter Paula. Raimunda's sister Sole lives nearby. The two sisters miss their mother Irene who died several years ago in a house fire along with their father. When a former neighbor from their hometown reports that she has seen the ghost of Irene, the daughters do not believe her. After a murder and a family tragedy, however, Irene's spirit materializes around her daughters to comfort them.

Pan's Labyrinth(2006)

R
| 1h 58min | Fantasy, Drama, War
3.9/5 (with 3,680 votes)

Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real father, Ofelia must complete three terrifying tasks.

Spanish Affair(2014)

3.4/5 (with 217 votes)

Rafael, a Seville citizen who has never left the Spanish region of Andalucia, decides to leave his homeland to follow Amaia, a Basque girl unlike other women he has known.

The Orphanage(2007)

R
| 1h 45min | Horror, Drama, Thriller
3.6/5 (with 858 votes)

A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.

All About My Mother(1999)

1h 41min | Comedy, Drama
3.9/5 (with 509 votes)

A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress' autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to tell the boy's father about the death of the son he never knew he had.

The Motorcycle Diaries(2004)

R
| 2h 6min | Drama
3.7/5 (with 382 votes)

Based on the journals of Che Guevara, leader of the Cuban Revolution. In his memoirs, Guevara recounts adventures he and best friend Alberto Granado had while crossing South America by motorcycle in the early 1950s.

Talk to Her(2002)

R
| 1h 52min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.8/5 (with 346 votes)

Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.

Burnt Money(2000)

R
| 2h 5min | Romance / Love, Crime
3.5/5 (with 20 votes)

Set in Argentina in 1965, the story follows the tumultuous relationship between two men who became lovers and ultimately ruthless bank robbers in a notoriously famous footnote in the annals of crime history. After a large-scale hold-up that turns bloody, the two men must flee. It is not long before the police are surrounding the building they are in and they must confront their demons to survive.

Bad Education(2004)

NC-17
| 1h 46min | Crime, Drama, Romance / Love, Thriller, Mystery
3.7/5 (with 269 votes)

Two children, Ignacio and Enrique, know love, the movies and fear in a religious school at the beginning of the 1960s. Father Manolo, director of the school and its professor of literature, is witness to and part of these discoveries. The three are followed through the next few decades, their reunion marking life and death.

The Sea Inside(2004)

2h 5min | Drama
3.8/5 (with 271 votes)

The Sea Inside is about Spaniard Ramón Sampedro, who fought a 30-year campaign to win the right to end his life with dignity. It is the story of Ramón’s relationships with two women: Julia a lawyer who supports his cause, and Rosa, a local woman who wants to convince him that life is worth living.

Spanish Affair 2(2015)

2.7/5 (with 143 votes)

Amaia after breaking up with Rafa, falls in love with a Catalonian. Koldo, her father, goes to Sevilla to persuade Rafa to go to Catalonia and take Amaia's heart back.

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Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas(2017)

3.1/5 (with 88 votes)

Tad Jones, the most awkward explorer, must rescue his beloved Sara from a millionaire who is looking for King Midas' necklace.

Directed by Enrique Gato

Underdogs(2013)

3.1/5 (with 114 votes)

In the small village where Amadeo lives there is no one good enough to challenge his skills at Table Football. But, while Amadeo may be a genius as a table football player in real life he's a loser. He's in love with Lara, his childhood friend, but he's so shy that he can't bring himself to confess his love for her. So he just hangs out in his quaint, timeless village. When Amadeo beats the village bully Flash at Table Football. The scene is set for an epic rivalry. Consumed with anger Flash vows to get even and 10 years later he returns as an International Superstar, a Football Icon and Galatico determined to wreak his revenge.

Directed by Juan J. Campanella

The Secret in Their Eyes(2009)

R
| 2h 10min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance / Love
4.0/5 (with 764 votes)

A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later.

Y Tu Mamá También(2001)

NR
| 1h 46min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.7/5 (with 388 votes)

In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.

[REC](2007)

1h 18min | Horror, Mystery
3.6/5 (with 1,292 votes)

A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.

Broken Embraces(2009)

R
| 2h 7min | Drama, Romance / Love, Thriller
3.6/5 (with 196 votes)

Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie.

The Invisible Guest(2016)

R
| 1h 46min | Mystery, Crime, Thriller
4.1/5 (with 1,280 votes)

A young businessman wakes up in a hotel room, locked from the inside, along with his lover, who was murdered while he was unconscious. He hires a prestigious lawyer, and over the course of one evening, they must work together to build a defense case for him before he is taken to jail.

Pain and Glory(2019)

1h 54min | Drama
3.8/5 (with 520 votes)

Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, remembers his life: his mother, his lovers, the actors he worked with. The sixties in a small village in Valencia, the eighties in Madrid, the present, when he feels an immeasurable emptiness, facing his mortality, the incapability of continuing filming, the impossibility of separating creation from his own life. The need of narrating his past can be his salvation.

Wild Tales(2014)

R
| 2h 5min | Drama, Thriller, Comedy
3.9/5 (with 984 votes)

Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.

The Crime of Padre Amaro(2002)

1h 58min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.2/5 (with 44 votes)

The young Father Amaro is put to the test. He is sent to Mexico to help take care of aging Father Benito when he meets a 16-year-old girl that he begins and affair with. It turns out the girls mother had been having an affair with Father Benito. Father Amaro must soon choose between the holy or the sinful life.

Biutiful(2010)

R
| 2h 28min | Drama
3.7/5 (with 350 votes)

This is a story of a man in free fall. On the road to redemption, darkness lights his way. Connected with the afterlife, Uxbal is a tragic hero and father of two who's sensing the danger of death. He struggles with a tainted reality and a fate that works against him in order to forgive, for love, and forever.

Alatriste(2006)

PG
| 2h 25min | Action
2.9/5 (with 65 votes)

In 17th century Spain Diego Alatriste, a brave and heroic soldier, is fighting in his King's army in the Flandes region. His best mate, Balboa, falls in a trap and, near to death, asks Diego to look after his son and teach him to be a soldier.

Under the Same Moon(2008)

PG-13
| 1h 46min | Drama
3.8/5 (with 34 votes)

Tells the parallel stories of nine-year-old Carlitos and his mother, Rosario. In the hopes of providing a better life for her son, Rosario works illegally in the U.S. while her mother cares for Carlitos back in Mexico.

Tad, the Lost Explorer(2012)

2.9/5 (with 160 votes)

Tad is a celebrity archaeologist and adventurer just like his hero Max Mordon... in his dreams! In reality, Tad is a Chicago construction worker. One day, however, he is mistaken for a real professor and takes his place on a flight to Peru in search of the lost city of Paititi.

Directed by Enrique Gato

Julieta(2016)

R
| 1h 36min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.5/5 (with 298 votes)

The film spans 30 years in Julieta’s life from a nostalgic 1985 where everything seems hopeful, to 2015 where her life appears to be beyond repair and she is on the verge of madness.

Like Water for Chocolate(1992)

R
| 1h 45min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.5/5 (with 109 votes)

Tita is passionately in love with Pedro, but her controlling mother forbids her from marrying him. When Pedro marries her sister, Tita throws herself into her cooking and discovers she can transfer her emotions through the food she prepares, infecting all who eat it with her intense heartbreak.

Amores Perros(2000)

R
| 2h 34min | Drama, Thriller
3.8/5 (with 688 votes)

A fatalistic car crash in Mexico City sets off a chain of events in the lives of three persons: a young man aching to run off with his sister-in-law, a supermodel, and a homeless man. Their lives are catapulted into unforeseen circumstances instigated by the seemingly inconsequential destiny of a dog.

The Clan(2015)

R
| 1h 49min | Drama, History, Crime, Thriller
3.3/5 (with 127 votes)

In Argentina, between 1982 and 1985, the Puccios, a well-established family of San Isidro, an upper-class suburb of Buenos Aires, kidnap several people and hold them as hostages for a ransom.

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