Guatemala (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
Temblores (2019)
83 metascore

Temblores (2019)

107 min | Drama

The coming out of an evangelical father shatters his family, his community and uncovers a profoundly repressive society.

Director: Jayro Bustamante | Stars: Juan Pablo Olyslager, Mauricio Armas Zebadúa, Diane Bathen, María Telón

Votes: 151

Our Mothers (2019)

78 min | Drama

Guatemala, 2018. The whole country is immersed in the trial of the soldiers who sparked the civil war. Victim statements come one after another. Ernesto is a young anthropologist working ... See full summary »

Director: Cesar Diaz | Stars: Emma Dib, Armando Espitia

Votes: 8

Ixcanul (2015)
83 metascore

Ixcanul (2015)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

On the slopes of an active volcano in Guatemala, a marriage is arranged for seventeen-year-old María by her Kaqchikel parents.

Director: Jayro Bustamante | Stars: María Mercedes Coroy, María Telón, Manuel Antún, Justo Lorenzo

Votes: 2,349 | Gross: $0.29M

The Boxcar Children (2014)

G | 86 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

Four children set out on a journey to find a new home.

Directors: Daniel Chuba, Mark A.Z. Dippé, Kyungho Jo | Stars: Illeana Douglas, Mackenzie Foy, Zachary Gordon, Joey King

Votes: 413

Living on One Dollar (2013)

TV-14 | 56 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

An award-winning film that has been called "A Must Watch" by Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus and Director of The Hunger Games, Gary Ross. Living on One Dollar follows the journey of four ... See full summary »

Directors: Zach Ingrasci, Sean Leonard, Chris Temple | Stars: Chris Temple, Zach Ingrasci, Sean Leonard, Ryan Christoffersen

Votes: 4,500

Finding Oscar (2016)
72 metascore

Finding Oscar (2016)

100 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

FINDING OSCAR is a feature length documentary about the search for justice in the devastating case of the Dos Erres massacre in Guatemala. That search leads to the trail of two little boys ... See full summary »

Director: Ryan Suffern | Stars: Kate Doyle, Scott Greathead, Fredy Peccerelli, Sebastian Rotella

Votes: 170 | Gross: $0.02M

José (II) (2018)

85 min | Drama

José (19 years old) lives with his Mother (50s) in Guatemala City - a typical lower-class existence in one of the world's most dangerous, religious, and impoverished countries. She never ... See full summary »

Director: Li Cheng | Stars: Enrique Salanic, Manolo Herrera, Ana Cecilia Mota, Jhakelyn Waleska Gonzalez Gonzalez

Votes: 148

The Golden Dream (2013)
74 metascore

The Golden Dream (2013)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama

A road movie about teenage immigrants and their journey to the U.S.

Director: Diego Quemada-Díez | Stars: Brandon López, Rodolfo Domínguez, Karen Martínez, Carlos Chajon

Votes: 4,024

Lost Treasures of the Maya Snake Kings (2018)


A new "treasure map" of the Maya world is transforming what we thought we knew of one of the world most mysterious ancient civilizations

Director: Ben Crichton | Star: Albert Yu-Min Lin

Votes: 5



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Director: Kenneth Muller | Stars: Ana Serradilla, Diego Alfonso, Saúl Lisazo, David Medel

I Will Be Murdered (2013)

85 min | Documentary, News, Romance

The fascinating story of Rodrigo Rosenberg, a Guatemalan lawyer who predicted his own death on YouTube, and the subsequent investigation that reached an unbelievable conclusion.

Director: Justin Webster | Stars: Rodrigo Rosenberg, Eduardo Rosenberg, Claudia Méndez, Otto Pérez Molina

Votes: 262

La mujer del diablo (1974)

88 min | Drama, Horror

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Director: Alfredo B. Crevenna | Stars: Raúl Ramírez, Ana Martín, Marcela Daviland, Fedra

Votes: 8

September (2017)

70 min | Drama

The dying Guatemalan war veteran agrees to accompany a girl searching for information about her grand father, his comrade in arms. Flash backs show the campaign the men fought in when young.

Director: Kenneth Muller | Stars: Costanza Andrade, Tuti Furlan, Saúl Lisazo, Ale Mendoza

Votes: 300

El tuerto Angustias (1974)

85 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Director: José Delfos | Stars: Julián Bravo, Josefina Cabrera, Sonia Furió, Armando Hernández

Sra. Genovese (2018)

13 min | Short, Action

After watching an infomercial about traveling an old woman decides to escape from the retirement home to make her dreams come true.

Director: Daniela Arguello | Stars: Carmen del Valle, Hector Aldana, Pablo Arenales, Enrique Arguello

The Eye and The Wall

Sci-Fi | Post-production

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Director: Javier Del Cid | Stars: Juan Pablo Olyslager, Álvaro Sagone, Roberto Díaz Gomar, Cecilia Porras

The Engineer (2013)

Not Rated | 94 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

Israel Ticas is the only criminologist working in one of Latin America's most dangerous countries. In El Salvador, one child goes missing every three minutes*. Many children are killed by ... See full summary »

Directors: Mathew Charles, Juan Luis Passarelli

Votes: 32

Cápsulas (2011)

103 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

FONSI is an apparently privileged 12 year old boy. As we get to know his dysfunctional family, his world begins to crumble in a matter of hours. Due to a series of unexpected events, each ... See full summary »

Director: Verónica Riedel | Stars: Sofía Arévalo, Giacomo Buonafina, Carolina Cuervo, Sebastián Gereda

Votes: 26

Puro Mula (2011)

90 min | Comedy

Joel Fonseca is a 28 year old slacker who gets up every morning to drink beer and play his guitar. One day his routine is interrupted by his older sister who asks him to take care of her 6 ... See full summary »

Director: Enrique Pérez Him | Stars: Domingo Lemus, Daneri Gudiel, Jairon Salguero, Roberto Díaz Gomar

Votes: 139

Burden of Peace (2015)

77 min | Documentary, Biography

Burden of Peace follows Guatemala's first female Attorney General Claudia Paz y Paz in her fight against impunity. After taking office Claudia obtains spectacular results and many high ... See full summary »

Directors: Joey Boink, Sander Wirken

Votes: 37

Los gigantes no existen (2017)

82 min | Drama

Guatemala, in the 80s. The worst days of the Civil war. Andrés is 9 years old. He lives with Pedro González, one of the men who massacred all the women and children in his village. Andrés ... See full summary »

Director: Chema Rodríguez | Stars: Luis Carlos Pineda, Jesús Tecú, Marta Tuyuc, Rafael Rojas

Votes: 30

Amor en las nubes (1968)

85 min | Adventure, Romance

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Director: Manuel Zecena Diéguez | Stars: Alejandro Algara, Barbara Angely, Fernando Curiel, Eric del Castillo

Votes: 13

Serpiente Emplumada (2019)

94 min | Documentary

In this remarkable documentary, Salma Hayak, Enrique Beltranena and Fher Olvera observe the growing environmental crisis in the Cloud Forests of Central America, and ask, "Will the Quetzal ... See full synopsis »

Director: Ricky Lopez Bruni | Stars: Fernando 'Fher' Olvera, Richard Hansen, Mercedes de la Garza, Francisco Asturias

Marimbas from Hell (2010)

74 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

Don Alfonso is a deliveryman. He also plays marimbas, the traditional Guatemalan instrument. He is used to play a folkloric musical show in one of the fancy hotel of Guatemala City. He ... See full summary »

Director: Julio Hernández Cordón

Votes: 132

12 Segundos (2013)


After the disappearance of her boss, Selma feels the need to go find him. She travels to the mountains where she discovers a murder. Destiny forces her to face her fears and she learns that... See full summary »

Director: Kenneth Muller | Stars: Flor Payán, David Medel, Mario Zaragoza, Andrés Montiel

Votes: 136

Chapstick (2010)

13 min | Short, Drama

After the death of Silvia, Mother calls Emma by the name of her deceased daughter. Emma has become Silvia. All the rituals of beauty in order to be the perfect Silvia become harder and ... See full summary »

Director: El Mendez | Stars: Mariandree Contenti, Alejandra Gonzalez, Vanessa Oliva, Joaquín Taracena

Votes: 6

Gasolina (2008)

Unrated | 71 min | Drama

Three middle-class teenagers out on a high-octane ride to hell outside the safety of their "colonia".

Director: Julio Hernández Cordón | Stars: Jose Andres Chamier, Carlos Dardon, Francisco Jacome, Carlos del Valle

Votes: 139

Trouble in New Castille (2019)

Short, Fantasy

Death is rather curious angel, he doesn't care if people are good or bad he only cares if they are entertaining, when he sees that the immortal witch tatuana, and brother Javier are getting... See full synopsis »

Director: Chris Kummerfeldt Quiroa | Stars: Alexis Pappas, Regina Bonifasi, Angel Funes, Rodolfo Espinosa

Exorcismo Documentado (2012)

116 min | Horror

While a sixteen year old girl is possessed by an evil spirit, her mother tries to find help, but everything goes wrong with horrible consequences.

Director: Rodrigo Estrada Alday | Stars: Daniela Castillo, José Manuel de la Puente, Roberto Díaz Gomar, William García Silva

Votes: 35

En quête de sens (2015)

88 min | Documentary, Adventure

Two childhood friends travel the world to meet some of the greatest thinkers of our time. This incredible voyage, full of moments of doubt and moments of joy, will lead them to question the... See full summary »

Directors: Nathanaël Coste, Marc De La Ménardière, Nathanaël Coste, Marc de la Ménardière | Stars: Nathanaël Coste, Marc de la Ménardière, Hervé Kempf, Frédéric Lenoir

Votes: 176

Death Spinner (2018)

10 min | Short, Horror

After his mom's death, Pepe receives an invitation to an online game that he thought would bring his mom closer from the other side, but ends up being a huge mistake to even open.

Director: Klisman Cifuentes | Stars: Diego Herrera, Ana Lucia Ayerdi, Marcela Guillen, Hugo Rene Reyes

The Meaning (2013)

94 min | Documentary, Biography, History

The Meaning is a documentary film produced by Christians, Atheists and other various faiths about bringing people together in this 'war on religion.' We share ideas to gain understanding, ... See full summary »

Director: Ian J. Keeney

Votes: 11

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

Caffeinated (2015)

Not Rated | 80 min | Documentary, Adventure, News

Caffeinated tells the story of coffee through the perspectives of people who have dedicated their lives to it. At every step of the process, it's the hands that planted the seed, that roasted the beans, that crafted the drink that makes every cup of coffee a story worth telling.

Directors: Hanh Nguyen, Vishal Solanki | Stars: Jeremy Adams, Andrew Alcala, Sarah Allen, Graziano Boldrini

Votes: 112

Hunting Party (2015)

105 min | Comedy, Romance

Five friends go out for the best night of their lives and their last together. To hunt for love, cheap drinks and salvation.

Director: Chris Kummerfeldt Quiroa | Stars: Fernando Franco, Pedro Javier Silva Lira, Fernando Marroquín, Camille Pellerin

Votes: 46

Guatemala 1982 (2018)

115 min | Drama

Adrian Morales goes to the town of Jiutiapa, after his father ordered him to do so. He had the task to pick up identification cards needed to carry arms. Colonel Fuentes, friend of his ... See full summary »

Director: Miguel Ángel Rodríguez | Stars: Alejandro Tommasi, Isela Vega, Adrian Morales, Miguel Ángel Rodríguez

Polvo (2012)

80 min | Drama

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Director: Julio Hernández Cordón | Stars: Alejandra Estrada, Fernando Martínez, Agustin Ortíz Pérez, Eduardo Spiegeler

Votes: 23

Border South

88 min | Documentary | Post-production

Mexico and the United States crack down on the trails north, forcing immigrants into more dangerous territory. Told against the backdrop of the North American migrant trail, 'Border South' ... See full summary »

Director: Raul Paz Pastrana

The Beast (2010)

Not Rated | 77 min | Documentary, Drama

A journey of hope and dead.

Director: Pedro Ultreras

Votes: 53

V.I.P.: Very Important Prisoners (2007)

Not Rated | 98 min | Crime

Shot inside of one of Guatemala's most dangerous prisons, with it's inmate population as actors in the film. VIP is the story of Juan Ramos, Guatemala's sub accountant is arrested and ... See full summary »

Director: Elías Jiménez Trachtenberg | Stars: Juan Pablo Olyslager, Monica Palmieri, Jorge 'El Pumita' Asturias, Roberto Díaz Gomar

Votes: 13

BBOY for LIFE (2012)

84 min | Documentary, Adventure, Crime

Bboy for life is a powerful story on how the lives of break dancers in Guatemala City are affected by the worlds most dangerous gangs.

Director: Coury Deeb | Stars: Bunny, Cheez, Curly, Gato

Votes: 18

Men of La Mancha (2012)

100 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

Two men leave their professions in California, a lawyer and an engineer, to film Americans living in Central America that serve the poor, orphaned, prisoners and the dying, while at the ... See full summary »

Director: David Whalen | Stars: Michael Ross, David Whalen

Ovnis en Zacapa (2015)

90 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller

UFO sightings are reported in northeastern Guatemala. Rober Daneri a frustrated college professor along with the production team of a sensationalist TV show embark on a supernatural journey... See full summary »

Director: Marcos Machado | Stars: Roberto Diaz, Alejandra Estrada, Daneri Gudiel, Domingo Lemus

Votes: 39

Ojalá el sol me esconda

Western | Post-production

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Director: Julio Hernández Cordón | Stars: Cecilia Porras, Andrea Ixchiú, Héctor Mazariegos

Paloma herida (1963)

85 min

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Director: Emilio Fernández | Stars: Patricia Conde, Emilio Fernández, Andrés Soler, Noé Murayama

Votes: 22

Territorio liberado (2014)

60 min | Documentary

Guatemala today. A son returns home to deliver her mother a secret. A mother welcomes her son that she never told the truth. Overall, in this country in ruins, they will try to talk.

Director: Cesar Diaz

The Champions Five Supermen (1972)

85 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

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Director: Federico Curiel | Stars: Blue Demon, Mil Máscaras, Yolanda Liévana, El Rayo de Jalisco

Votes: 29

A Bridge Apart (2014)

56 min | Documentary, Drama, News

A Bridge Apart looks at the epic migration of immigrants from Central America and Mexico to the United States from the point of view of the migrants themselves. Haunting photography, ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Maniglia Jr. | Star: Edward James Olmos

Votes: 12

El silencio de Neto (1994)

106 min | Drama

A boy struggles against his stifling family life during the 1954 Guatemala coup.

Director: Luis Argueta | Stars: Óscar Javier Almengor, Pablo Arenales, Hector Argueta, Cristina Arqueta

Votes: 134

Mayan Renaissance (2012)

G | 68 min | Documentary

Feature length film which documents the glory of the ancient Maya civilization, the Spanish conquest in 1519, five hundred years of oppression, and the courageous fight of the Maya to ... See full summary »

Director: Dawn Gifford Engle | Stars: Rigoberta Menchú, Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, Jody Williams, Pedro Celestino Yac Noj

Votes: 12

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