Ecuador (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating
Maria Full of Grace (2004)
87 metascore

Maria Full of Grace (2004)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama

A pregnant Colombian teenager becomes a drug mule to make some desperately needed money for her family.

Director: Joshua Marston | Stars: Catalina Sandino Moreno, Guilied Lopez, Orlando Tobón, Virgina Ariza

Votes: 33,554 | Gross: $6.52M

Virus Tropical (2017)

97 min | Animation, Biography, Drama

Paola is born in a traditional Colombian family, or at least that is what they try to be. Her father is a priest, her mother is a "psychic" and her sisters are not what their parents ... See full summary »

Director: Santiago Caicedo | Stars: María Cecilia Sánchez, Martina Toro, Alejandra Borrero, Diego León Hoyos

Votes: 688

The Condor & The Eagle (2019)

90 min | Documentary, Adventure

Four Indigenous leaders embark on an extraordinary trans-continental adventure from the Canadian plains to deep into the heart of the Amazonian jungle to unite the peoples of North and ... See full summary »

Directors: Clement Guerra, Sophie Guerra | Stars: Casey Camp-Horinek, Patricia Gualinga, Melina Laboucan-Massimo, Bill McKibben

Votes: 11

Take Me for a Ride (2016)

67 min | Drama

High school can be horrible, especially when your classmates make you feel like a freak. But sometimes that pain only means that finding the person who gets you is all the sweeter. Loner ... See full summary »

Director: Micaela Rueda | Stars: Samanta Caicedo, Maria Juliana Rangel, Diego Naranjo, Patricia Loor

Votes: 74

Dedicada a mi Ex (2019)

94 min | Comedy

A band of misfits enter a music video contest in order to win a cash prize, but don't realize they actually have to be good at playing music.

Director: Jorge Ulloa | Stars: Mariana Treviño, Biassini Segura, Carlos Alcántara, Erika Toa Russo

Votes: 286

Mission Blue (2014)
77 metascore

Mission Blue (2014)

95 min | Documentary, Drama

Feature documentary about legendary oceanographer, marine biologist, environmentalist and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Sylvia Earle , and her campaign to create a global network of protected marine sanctuaries.

Directors: Robert Nixon, Fisher Stevens | Stars: Barbara Block, James Cameron, Michael deGruy, Sylvia Earle

Votes: 1,481

Amas de casa desesperadas (II) (2006– )

Comedy, Drama, Mystery

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Stars: Lorena Meritano, Ana Maria Orozco, Ruddy Rodríguez, Géraldine Zivic

Votes: 68

The River (III) (2018)

TV-MA | 95 min | Drama

An introvert city teenager is sent to his father's limber ranch. While trying to figure out his place as the son of the boss he finds himself in a world packed with naturalized violence.

Director: Juan Pablo Richter | Stars: Manglio Agreda, Fernando Arze Echalar, Hugo Francisquini, Julia Hernandez

Votes: 48

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden (2013)
69 metascore

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden (2013)

Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

About a series of unsolved disappearances on the Galapagos Island of Floreana in the 1930s.

Directors: Daniel Geller, Dayna Goldfine | Stars: Cate Blanchett, Sebastian Koch, Thomas Kretschmann, Diane Kruger

Votes: 1,298 | Gross: $0.25M

Cronicas (2004)
63 metascore

Cronicas (2004)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A suspense thriller about a reporter from Miami who travels to Ecuador in pursuit of a serial killer known as the "Monster of Babahoyo."

Director: Sebastián Cordero | Stars: John Leguizamo, Alfred Molina, Leonor Watling, Damián Alcázar

Votes: 3,270 | Gross: $0.30M

A Son of Man (2019)

93 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

Pipe is invited to join his mysterious father on a quest for the lost Inca gold. But as they journey deeper into the jungle, he understands that they cannot escape the family demons that are traveling with them.

Directors: Jamaicanoproblem, Pablo Agüero | Stars: Lily van Ghemen, Juliana Andreina Carbo Lozano, Dontworrybehappy, Jonah Kagen

Votes: 136

The Longest Night (2019)

95 min | Drama, Thriller

She is the perfect woman until she decides to be free.

Director: Gabriela Calvache | Stars: Noëlle Schönwald, Cristian Mercado, Jaime Tamariz, Ariana Freire

Votes: 125

Short Plays (2014)

105 min | Sport

Football seen through the eyes of some of the best directors of the world.

Directors: Pedro Amorim, Karim Aïnouz, Abner Benaim, Faouzi Bensaïdi, Sebastián Cordero, Matias Cruz, Rune Denstad Langlo, Doris Dörrie, Fernando Eimbcke, Pablo Fendrik, Vincent Gallo, Daniel Gruener, Marcelo Gómez, Mascha Halberstad, Duane Hopkins, Bobo Jelcic, Buthina Canaan Khoury, Viktor Kosakovskiy, Luca Lucini, Carlos Moreno, Koen Mortier, Emnet Mulugeta, Gaspar Noé, Carlos Reygadas, Jaime Rosales, Pablo Stoll, Kiki Sugino, Juan Carlos Valdivia, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Ik-joon Yang | Star: Sami Samir

Votes: 40

Island of the Dolls (2018)

Horror, Thriller

In 1957, murders occurred upon the infamous, 'Island of the Dolls', in Mexico. A modern-day British journalist, Emily, deceitfully takes an assignment in London to research and uncover the ... See full summary »

Director: Sebastian Mantilla | Stars: Isela Vega, Dayleigh Nelson, Paul Lincoln Alayo, Fernando Gaviria

Alba (2016)

98 min | Drama, Family

ALBA, an 11 year old girl, has to move to her father's house due to her mother's illness. She barely knows him and sharing time with him at home feels weird. Both are shy, both feel lonely but they can't find a way to approach each other.

Director: Ana Cristina Barragán | Stars: Macarena Arias, Pablo Aguirre Andrade, Amaia Merino, Isabel Borja

Votes: 330

The Swamp of the Ravens (1974)

R | 83 min | Horror

A doctor who believes death is not the end,and will go to any length to prove that.

Director: Manuel Caño | Stars: Ramiro Oliveros, Marcelle Bichette, Fernando Sancho, Antonia Mas

Votes: 298 (2011– )


Ecuadorian sketches of the comic humor that's situated there and on Southamerican lifestyle

Stars: Orlando Herrera, Nataly Valencia, Raúl Santana, Jorge Ulloa

Votes: 115

Sumergible (2020)

100 min | Thriller | Post-production

The crew of a narco submersible has to take desperate measures or else they'll sink with their precious cargo.

Director: Alfredo León León | Stars: Natalia Reyes, Leynar Gomez, Carlos Valencia, José Restrepo

Sin muertos no hay carnaval (2016)

PG-13 | 100 min | Thriller

Everything begins with a stray bullet... And a wealthy young man trying to evict 250 families who are squatting on the land he inherited from his father. The leader of the squatter ... See full summary »

Director: Sebastián Cordero | Stars: Daniel Adum Gilbert, Victor Arauz, Diego Cataño, Andrés Crespo

Votes: 181

Ratas, ratones, rateros (1999)

107 min | Action, Crime, Drama

The world of Salvador, a young and naive petty thief is changed by the arrival of his cousin Angel, an ex-convict in search of easy money, and with a hideout. Salvador gets wrapped up in ... See full summary »

Director: Sebastián Cordero | Stars: Carlos Valencia, Marco Bustos, Cristina Dávila, Fabricio Lalama

Votes: 709

Man in Camo (2018)

85 min | Documentary, Animation, Biography

Man in Camo takes a close look at the life of visual artist, writer and filmmaker Ethan Minsker and his drive to create and crusade the making of art. Through the lens of old photographs ... See full summary »

Director: Ethan H. Minsker | Stars: Tiago Abrantes, Syd Butler, Laura Flook, Un Lee

Votes: 53

How Much Further (2006)

Not Rated | 92 min | Drama

Esperanza and Tristeza both have to get to Cuenca. However, by an unlucky turn of events, the bus they are on gets delayed due to a worker strike. Taking their journey into their own hands,... See full summary »

Director: Tania Hermida | Stars: Tania Martinez, Cecilia Vallejo, Pancho Aguirre, Fausto Miño

Votes: 701

Cenizas (I) (2018)

80 min | Drama

As Cotopaxi spews ash, issuing an eerie penumbra over Quito, a young woman confronts dormant familial conflicts. Desperate for a place to store her things as volcanic disaster looms, ... See full summary »

Director: Juan Sebastian Jacome | Stars: Samanta Caicedo, Diego Naranjo, Juana Estrella, Estela Álvarez

Votes: 61

Amazon Souls (2013)

Not Rated | 30 min | Documentary, Adventure, Reality-TV

British Explorer, Sarah Begum follows her childhood dream at the age of 21, travelling deep into the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest to live with the legendary Huaorani tribe and immerse in ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Begum | Stars: Sarah Begum, Lauren Maddox, The Huaorani Tribe

Votes: 20

Crazywise (2016)

82 min | Documentary

What can we learn from those who have turned their psychological crisis into a positive transformative experience? During a quarter-century documenting indigenous cultures, human-rights ... See full summary »

Directors: Phil Borges, Kevin Tomlinson | Stars: Angeles Arrien, Phil Borges, Laura Delano, Carroll Dunham

Votes: 73

Bushwick (2010)

71 min | Action, Crime, Drama

With the murder and investigation of a runaway Mexican-American teen in the down and out town of Bushwick, Brooklyn, Det. John Mejia must see that justice is done.

Director: Luis Landivar | Stars: Diego Kelman Ajuz, Tina Alexis Allen, Edgar Caraballo, Peter Di Senna

Votes: 20

Montevideo (2019)

94 min | Thriller

LEI and WONG clandestinely arrive to Ecuador, on their way to the port city of Guayaquil. From here LEI plans to continue her journey to New York, but CHANG, a bipolar mobster will decide ... See full summary »

Director: Paúl Venegas | Stars: Jing Fu, Day Min Meng, Lidan Zhu, Ricardo Velasteguí

Votes: 8

Cuando Ellos Se Fueron (2019)

61 min | Documentary

So small that it is non-existent on the Ecuadorian map, the tiny village of Plazuela is, for most, a passing blur beside a highway that leads to bigger, busier places. Boasting only twelve ... See full summary »

Director: Verónica Haro | Stars: Consolación Altamirano, Gloria Medina, Lucrecia Medina, Mariana Medina

Amy and Sophia (2017)

Drama, Fantasy

Two troubled girls, who come together as friends through their imagination of art, creating their own fantasy world where they can finally be free.

Director: Adam Lipsius | Stars: Julian Glover, Isla Blair, Joseph Millson, Denise Van Outen

Votes: 10

Holiday (2014)

TV-G | 82 min | Drama

A drama set in turbulent, turn-of-the-millennium Ecuador and centered on a young man who begins to develop complicated feelings for Juano after he saves him from a beating.

Director: Diego Araujo | Stars: Juan Arregui, Elena Vargas, Cristina Morrison, Peki Andino

Votes: 343

El Secreto de Toño Palomino (2008– )

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Stars: Martín Calle, Carolina Jaume, Paul Martin, Verónica Pinzón

Pescador (2011)

100 min | Drama

Blaquito is thirty years old and lives with his mother in El Matal, a small fishing village on the coast of Ecuador. One day, the beach turns up filled with cocaine packets. Blanquito, ... See full summary »

Director: Sebastián Cordero | Stars: Andrés Crespo, Alejandro Fajardo, Antonio Santos, María Cecilia Sánchez

Votes: 313

Agujero Negro (2018)

102 min | Comedy, Drama

Afraid to face upcoming parenthood and the ultimate deadline for his long-awaited novel, a once-promising writer develops a crush on a defiant muse, the 16-year-old girl next door, and ... See full summary »

Director: Diego Araujo | Stars: Victor Arauz, Daniela Roepke, Marla Garzón, Alejandro Fajardo

Votes: 87

Religar (2019 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

With his new sound, Mateo Kingman turns snake and constantly sheds his skin. After the successful debut album "Respira", he's back with more vocal power and poetry. "Religar" is our first ... See full summary »

Director: Ana Cristina Barragán | Stars: Macarena Arias, Kody Eibisch García, Paula Alejandra Jarrín, Joel Sebas

Dr. Amor (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Stars: Juan Carlos Mesa, Ana María Campoy, Gino Renni, Silvana Di Lorenzo

Caín, Abel y el otro (1971)

85 min | Comedy

Three early twenties guys in Acapulco competing for women end up marooned on a desert island together.

Director: René Cardona Jr. | Stars: Lorena Velázquez, Enrique Guzmán, Alberto Vázquez, César Costa

Votes: 30

Between the Peaks (2014)

Not Rated | 61 min | Documentary, Adventure

Between The Peaks is an expedition documentary that combines the spirits of adventure and volunteering. In 2013 three friends set out to climb Mt. Aconcagua, in Argentina, then travel north... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Ronzio | Stars: Ethan Lee, Jonathan Ronzio, Ryan Sarka

Votes: 15

Between Marx and a Naked Woman (1996)

92 min | Biography, Drama

An author gets lost between the book he is writing and the reality and a love that does not exist and the ideals of revolution.

Director: Camilo Luzuriaga | Stars: Felipe Teran, Aristides Vargas, Lissette Cabrera, Maia Koulieva

Votes: 88

Out in the Line-up (2014)

Not Rated | 69 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

Two gay surfers embark on a global journey to uncover the taboo of homosexuality in surfing. They become part of an emerging community prepared to step out of the shadows of secrecy and create a more open and accepting surfing culture.

Director: Ian W. Thomson | Stars: Barney Frank, Barton Lynch, Brad Farmer, Carly Martin

Votes: 106

From Core to Sun (2018)

90 min | Documentary

Ecuadorian athlete Millán Ludeña, embarks on his new adventure to be the first athlete to register a new Guinness World Record for his beloved country.

Director: Oliver Lee Garland

Votes: 87

3 Familias (2014– )


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Stars: Martín Calle, Cecilia Cascante, Marcela Ruete, Erika Vélez

Prometeo Deportado (2011)

112 min | Comedy, Drama

In an unknown first world airport the arrival of an ecuadorian flight is heard. The 'members of the European Union' passby migration, while the 'others', in the other line, wait. In the ... See full summary »

Director: Fernando Mieles | Stars: Peki Andino, Andrés Crespo, Alejandro Fajardo, Carlos Gallegos

Votes: 125

Learning to See: The World of Insects (2016)

68 min | Documentary

One man's transformational journey to find the Amazon's strangest creatures.

Director: Jake Oelman | Stars: Robert Oelman, Christian Lopez, Angela Di Bello, John Heraty

Votes: 52

A Different Life (2016)

90 min | Documentary

A story of rebirth through the personal transformation of three women living in the tropical forest of Costa Rica.

Director: Shahaf Peled | Stars: Tyohar Kastiel, Kate Harrison

Votes: 13

The Porcelain Horse (2012)

100 min | Drama

Paco Chavez's life is careless and charming. It's a life of illicit drugs and a forbidden love affair he carries with Lucia, his former high school sweetheart, now married to another man. ... See full summary »

Director: Javier Andrade | Stars: Victor Arauz, Andrés Crespo, Alejandro Fajardo, Leovanna Orlandini

Votes: 195

A tus espaldas (2011)

76 min | Comedy, Drama

The statue of the Virgin that crowns "The Panecillo" looks and smiles to the north of the city, home to wealthier people, in the south, where most of its inhabitants are the most poor, they... See full summary »

Director: Tito Jara | Stars: Jenny Nava, Gabino Torres, Lily Alejandra, Israel Montenegro

Votes: 122

Cabezas Encogidas (2019)

Approved | 87 min | Action, Crime

A man captures the souls of the dead and sells them to collectors at the black market.

Director: Amilcar Javier Jácome | Stars: Rosa Bodero, Estefania Cisneros, Sofia Domingues, Jairon Flores

Votes: 6

SOS Conspiracion Bikini (1967)

TV-PG | 84 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Secret Organizational Service (S.O.S.) is an international crime syndicate, quite successful with their feminine agents operating under the guise of a fashion model agency led by Lady ... See full summary »

Director: René Cardona Jr. | Stars: Julio Alemán, Sonia Furió, Sonia Infante, Roberto Cañedo

Votes: 31

Open Wound (2013)

85 min | Drama

Believing that military experience will make him a strong and respected man, Jorge, a young Ecuadorian, joins the armed forces in the midst of his country's 1941 border war with Peru. ... See full summary »

Director: Alfredo León León | Stars: Pamela Cortes, Alfredo Espinosa, Paul Lalaleo, Lider Medranda

Votes: 50

The Legend of Tayos (2021)

85 min | Documentary | Completed

A Hungarian explorer claims to have discovered a "Gold Library" inside a cave. Lacking evidence, he tries to get the recognition he believes he deserves but struggles to get support from the local governments and religious leaders.

Director: Galo Semblantes | Stars: Janos Moricz, Stanley Hall, Petronio Jaramillo, Erich von Däniken

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