Uruguay (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
Miami Vice (2006)
6.0
65 metascore

Miami Vice (2006)

R | 134 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Based on the 1980s TV action/drama, this update focuses on vice detectives Crockett and Tubbs as their respective personal and professional lives become dangerously intertwined.

Director: Michael Mann | Stars: Colin Farrell, Jamie Foxx, Li Gong, Naomie Harris

Votes: 103,518 | Gross: $63.45M

Killer Bean Forever (2009)

85 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

Killer Bean is sent on a mission in Beantown, but when he attacks one of the warehouses owned by the mafia boss, Cappuccino, he gets the attention of Detective Cromwell, a bean who's trying to put Cappuccino, and possibly Killer Bean, behind bars.

Director: Jeff Lew | Stars: Vegas J. Jenkins, Bryan Session, Matthew Tyler, David Guilmette

Votes: 1,450

A Twelve-Year Night (2018)

TV-MA | 122 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

1973. Uruguay is governed by a military dictatorship. One autumn night, three Tupamaro prisoners are taken from their jail cells in a secret military operation. The order is precise: "As we... See full summary »

Director: Álvaro Brechner | Stars: Antonio de la Torre, Chino Darín, Alfonso Tort, César Troncoso

Votes: 4,795

Monos (2019)
7.5
82 metascore

Monos (2019)

102 min | Drama, Thriller

On a faraway mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.

Director: Alejandro Landes | Stars: Sofia Buenaventura, Julian Giraldo, Karen Quintero, Laura Castrillón

Votes: 302

The Heiresses (2018)
6.8
77 metascore

The Heiresses (2018)

98 min | Drama

Chela and Chiquita are both descended from wealthy families in Asunción and have been together for over 30 years. But recently, their financial situation has worsened and they begin selling... See full summary »

Director: Marcelo Martinessi | Stars: Ana Brun, Margarita Irun, Ana Ivanova, Nilda Gonzalez

Votes: 1,792 | Gross: $0.08M

Belmonte (2018)

74 min | Comedy, Drama

A portrait of fatherhood in crisis, and the strength of a child.

Director: Federico Veiroj | Stars: Gonzalo Delgado, Olivia Molinaro Eijo, Jeannette Sauksteliskis, Tomás Wahrmann

Votes: 131

Divine Love (2019)
6.2
86 metascore

Divine Love (2019)

101 min | Drama

A woman who uses her bureaucratic job to convince divorcing couples to stay together is utterly committed to getting pregnant by her husband, in a future of dance parties, ritualistic orgies and fundamentalist Christianity.

Director: Gabriel Mascaro | Stars: Dira Paes, Julio Machado, Teca Pereira, Emílio de Mello

Votes: 247

You Shall Not Sleep (2018)

106 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

A young theatre actress agrees to participate in a new stage play of a famous dramatist, without thought for the consequences.

Director: Gustavo Hernández | Stars: Belén Rueda, Eva De Dominici, Natalia de Molina, Germán Palacios

Votes: 879

Neon Bull (2015)
6.8
80 metascore

Neon Bull (2015)

Unrated | 101 min | Drama

Iremar works at the rodeo in North East of Brazil. From his home, the truck used to transport the animals, he dreams of a future in the region's booming clothing industry.

Director: Gabriel Mascaro | Stars: Juliano Cazarré, Maeve Jinkings, Josinaldo Alves, Roberto Birindelli

Votes: 2,321 | Gross: $0.03M

Burnt Money (2000)
7.2
68 metascore

Burnt Money (2000)

R | 125 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

Nene & Angel and their accomplice Cuervo participate in a botched bank robbery in 1965 Buenos Aires, then hide out from the police in Uruguay while the gang breaks down.

Director: Marcelo Piñeyro | Stars: Eduardo Noriega, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Pablo Echarri, Leticia Brédice

Votes: 5,787 | Gross: $0.24M

Loveling (2018)
7.2
81 metascore

Loveling (2018)

95 min | Drama

Irene has only a few days to surpass the anxiety and discover a new strength before sending her eldest son away to the world.

Director: Gustavo Pizzi | Stars: Karine Teles, Otávio Müller, Adriana Esteves, Konstantinos Sarris

Votes: 841

El hipnotizador (2015– )

60 min | Drama, Fantasy

This is the story of Arenas, a hypnotist who can put people into a trance and make them reveal their innermost secrets. He is a man of mystery, lonely and isolated, who suffers from ... See full summary »

Stars: Carla Quevedo, Lee Taylor, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Eduardo Miglionico

Votes: 137

The Sharks (2019)

80 min | Drama

Two young lovers embark on a relationship while a rumor of sharks at the beach has everyone talking.

Director: Lucía Garibaldi | Stars: Antonella Aquistapache, Fabián Arenillas, Romina Bentancur, Valeria Lois

Votes: 56

The Lost Brother (2017)

112 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Cetarti, a public employee who has just been fired, travels from Buenos Aires to Lapachito, a lonely town in the Chaco province. He must take care of the corpses of his mother and brother ... See full summary »

Director: Israel Adrián Caetano | Stars: Leonardo Sbaraglia, Daniel Hendler, Ángela Molina, Alian Devetac

Votes: 1,094

I'm Gilda (2016)

118 min | Biography, Drama, Music

The life and death of the tropical singer Gilda.

Director: Lorena Muñoz | Stars: Natalia Oreiro, Lautaro Delgado, Javier Drolas, Ángela Torres

Votes: 650

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 Kossakovsky, 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: 32

Porfirio (2011)
6.6
74 metascore

Porfirio (2011)

101 min | Comedy, Drama

An adult male, 155 centimeters tall, of dark complexion; presents frontal baldness, regular eyebrows, brown eyes, wide nose, big mouth with thick lips, slight upper lip hair and big ears ... See full summary »

Director: Alejandro Landes | Stars: Porfirio Ramirez, Jarlinsson Ramirez, Yor Jasbleidy Santos

Votes: 219

The Silent House (2010)

Not Rated | 86 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror

A girl becomes trapped inside a house and becomes unable to contact the outside world as supernatural forces haunt it.

Director: Gustavo Hernández | Stars: Florencia Colucci, Abel Tripaldi, Gustavo Alonso, María Salazar

Votes: 7,130

El Pepe, Una Vida Suprema (2018)

74 min | Documentary, Biography

An examination of the life, times, and legacy of Uruguay's last president, José "Pepe" Mujica.

Director: Emir Kusturica | Star: Pepe Mujica

Votes: 113

Whisky (2004)
7.2
66 metascore

Whisky (2004)

94 min | Comedy, Drama

When his long-lost brother resurfaces, Jacobo, desperate to prove his life has added up to something, looks to scrounge up a wife. He turns to Marta, an employee at his sock factory, with ... See full summary »

Directors: Juan Pablo Rebella, Pablo Stoll | Stars: Andrés Pazos, Mirella Pascual, Jorge Bolani, José Pedro Bujaruz

Votes: 4,547

Averno (2018)

87 min | Adventure

Young bootblack Tupah embarks on a frantic quest to find his uncle lost in the Averno, a place where the Andean inhabitants believe that the dead coexist with the living and where ... See full summary »

Director: Marcos Loayza | Stars: Paolo Vargas, Luigi Antezana, Alejandro Marañon, Fred Nunez

Votes: 91

Leo's Room (2009)

Unrated | 95 min | Drama, Romance

Leo, a young man coming to terms with his own sexuality, runs into Caro, a primary school friend he fancied when they were kids, who's now trying to ward off her own personal demons. This ... See full summary »

Director: Enrique Buchichio | Stars: Martín Rodríguez, Cecilia Cósero, Gerardo Begérez, Arturo Goetz

Votes: 948

Boku No Hero Academia: Realidad Alterna (2018–2019)

Action, Adventure

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Stars: Tasuku Hatanaka, Kaito Ishikawa, Yûki Kaji, Toshiki Masuda

Votes: 41

Severina (2017)

103 min | Drama

A melancholic, aspiring writer and bookseller is shaken by the appearances and disappearances of his newfound muse who steals books from his bookstore. Soon he discovers that she steals in ... See full summary »

Director: Felipe Hirsch | Stars: Javier Drolas, Carla Quevedo, Alfredo Castro, Alejandro Awada

Votes: 191

The Snatch Thief (2018)

93 min | Crime, Drama

A robber regrets having brutally hit an elderly woman in order to snatch off her handbag and attempts to make up for the damage he inflicted. But his past deeds as snatch thief hunt him, keeping him from restarting his life anew.

Director: Agustín Toscano | Stars: Sergio Prina, Liliana Juarez, Leon Zelarayan, Daniel Elías

Votes: 118

A Place in the World (1992)

PG | 120 min | Drama

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... See full summary »

Director: Adolfo Aristarain | Stars: José Sacristán, Federico Luppi, Leonor Benedetto, Cecilia Roth

Votes: 2,110 | Gross: $0.10M

Acné (2008)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy, Drama

At the age of 13, Rafael Bregman has already lost his virginity, but has never kissed a girl. With his pimple-riddled face, his dysfunctional family, and a lowered self-esteem, getting this... See full summary »

Director: Federico Veiroj | Stars: Alejandro Tocar, Ana Julia Catalá, Gustavo Melnik, David Blankleider

Votes: 307

In the Quarry (2018)

Thriller

A summer afternoon, an abandoned quarry, four friends. An interpellative thriller about gender violence.

Directors: Bernardo Antonaccio, Rafael Antonaccio | Stars: Rafael Beltrán, Augusto Gordillo, Luis Pazos, Paula Silva

Votes: 31

The Apostate (I) (2015)
5.9
66 metascore

The Apostate (I) (2015)

Unrated | 80 min | Comedy

An existential comedy about a Spanish man trying to apostatize from the Catholic Church.

Director: Federico Veiroj | Stars: Álvaro Ogalla, Marta Larralde, Bárbara Lennie, Vicky Peña

Votes: 499

The Pope's Toilet (2007)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

A small South American village is in a flurry over the Pope's 1988 visit.

Directors: César Charlone, Enrique Fernández | Stars: César Troncoso, Virginia Méndez, Mario Silva, Virginia Ruiz

Votes: 2,508

Bad Day to Go Fishing (2009)

Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Western

A flamboyant impresario and an ageing ex-wrestling champion arrive in a small town, offering a hefty award to the local challenger. In fact, the promoter wants to rinse the spectators for every penny. But, is this a good day to go fishing?

Director: Álvaro Brechner | Stars: Gary Piquer, Jouko Ahola, Antonella Costa, César Troncoso

Votes: 1,074

El Cojonudo (2005)

22 min | Short, Comedy

A young city couple are stuck in a gas station over a lost road in open countryside. An old man, disturbed by their disrespectful behavior, starts telling a story about respect, an ... See full summary »

Director: Fede Alvarez | Stars: Zina Bzhostovskaia, Noelia Campo, Julio Icazuriaga, Leandro Núñez

Votes: 126

Cannibals (2015– )

Drama

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Stars: Eduardo Blanco, Mario Alarcón, Natalia Lobo, Gabriel Gallicchio

Votes: 116

Alexis Viera, una historia de superación (2019)

Documentary

Alexis Viera, una historia de superación is a film that highlights the struggle, sacrifice, will and forgiveness as the engine of life, told from the testimony of a sports athlete who is an example of life.

Director: Luis Ara

Votes: 6

Barbecue (2017)

TV-PG | 102 min | Documentary

A symphony of meat and fire, Barbecue shows us how an everyday ritual is shared by cultures around the world, as a way to celebrate community, friendship, and tradition. A film told in 13 ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Salleh | Stars: Lwazi Dlaminilf, Rufo 'Junny' Servado, Katsunori Yashima

Votes: 356

Night Watch (2017)

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Fernando (Gastón Pauls), a lonely and tormented man, gets a job as a night watchman in a warehouse close to being demolished. The building is huge, with several floors and wings ... See full summary »

Directors: Oscar Estévez, Joaquin Mauad | Stars: Gastón Pauls, César Troncoso, Alvaro Armand Ugon, Valentina Barrios

Votes: 66

Anina (2013)

Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

A fantastical journey into the world of a ten-year-old girl who, following a playground skirmish, is given the weirdest punishment in the history of weird punishments.

Director: Alfredo Soderguit | Stars: Federica Lacaño, María Mendive, César Troncoso, Cristina Morán

Votes: 701

Panic Attack! (2009)

5 min | Short, Sci-Fi

Giant robots invade Montevideo.

Director: Fede Alvarez | Stars: Diego Garrido, Pedro Luque, Rodo Sayagues

Votes: 1,378

Clever (2015)

83 min | Comedy, Drama

THERE ARE MANY TYPES OF MEN...ALL LOOKING FOR THEIR INNER HERO

Directors: Federico Borgia, Guillermo Madeiro | Stars: Santiago Agüero, Horacio Camandule, Soledad Frugone, Marta Grané

Votes: 67

Parabellum (2015)

75 min | Sci-Fi

In the company of housewives, professionals and a retired tennis instructor, Hernán is part of a middle-class community that is preparing for the eventual arrival of the end of the world at a holiday resort in the marshy Tigre delta.

Director: Lukas Valenta Rinner | Stars: Eva Bianco, Pablo Seijo, Martín Shanly

Votes: 132

Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains (2007)
8.1
82 metascore

Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains (2007)

Unrated | 130 min | Documentary

For the first time ever, survivors of the famous 1972 Andes plane crash tell in their own words their harrowing story of survival.

Director: Gonzalo Arijon | Stars: Jose Algorta, Roberto Canessa, Alfredo Delgado, Daniel Fernandez

Votes: 1,160 | Gross: $0.09M

El Candidato (II) (2016)

80 min | Comedy

"The Candidate" delivers a behind-the-scenes tale of a campaign being run in an effort to get nondescript millionaire Martin Marchand (Diego de Paula) elected to office. A team of advisers ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Hendler | Stars: Diego De Paula, Ana Katz, Matías Singer, Roberto Suárez

Votes: 317

25 Watts (2001)

Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

24 hours in the life of three street youths in Montevideo.

Directors: Juan Pablo Rebella, Pablo Stoll | Stars: Daniel Hendler, Jorge Temponi, Alfonso Tort, Valentín Rivero

Votes: 1,411

Perú: tesoro escondido (2017)

80 min | Documentary

Perú: tesoro escondido is a documentary genre film about the secrets of Perú. The millinery culture of their ancestors, the beautiful landscapes, the tourist places and other places not yet... See full summary »

Director: Luis Ara

Votes: 246

Rolling Papers (2015)
6.1
60 metascore

Rolling Papers (2015)

TV-MA | 79 min | Documentary, Comedy, News

At ground zero of the green rush, The Denver Post became the first major media outlet to appoint a marijuana editor. Policy news, strain reviews, parenting advice and edible recipes are the new norm in the unprecedented world of pot journalism.

Director: Mitch Dickman | Stars: Ricardo Baca, Ry Prichard

Votes: 405

El custodio (2006)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama

A bodyguard of a top politician is so dedicated that he's in danger of losing his own identity.

Director: Rodrigo Moreno | Stars: Julio Chávez, Osmar Núñez, Marcelo D'Andrea, Elvira Onetto

Votes: 789

Mr. Kaplan (2014)

Not Rated | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

After fleeing Europe for Uruguay during WWII, Jacob Kaplan built a quiet life. Now 76, he begins to question his worth. After learning of a mysterious German prowling the shores of a nearby... See full summary »

Director: Álvaro Brechner | Stars: Héctor Noguera, Néstor Guzzini, Rolf Becker, Nidia Telles

Votes: 751

Tamara (II) (2016)

110 min | Drama, Romance

The film is based in the real life of Teo, a distinguished, prominent and outstanding lawyer, with a four year marriage and two small children, who decides to accomplish his long time secret: to change his body and become a woman.

Director: Elia K. Schneider | Stars: Luis Fernandez, Prakriti Maduro, Mimi Lazo, Karina Velasquez

Votes: 124

So Much Water (2013)

102 min | Comedy, Drama

Alberto, a divorced father, takes his two children for a vacation at a thermal resort in Salto. Things don't turn out as planned as the non-stop rain forces them to stay indoors, away from ... See full summary »

Directors: Ana Guevara, Leticia Jorge | Stars: Néstor Guzzini, Malú Chouza, Joaquín Castiglioni, Sofía Azambuya

Votes: 375

Get the Weed (2017)

75 min | Comedy

A fake Uruguayan Chamber of Legal Marijuana travels to the United States to find 50 tons of cannabis to supply the country. President Jose Mujica is the leader of the mission.

Directors: Denny Brechner, Alfonso Guerrero, Marcos Hecht | Stars: Denny Brechner, Talma Friedler, Pepe Mujica, Gustavo Olmos

Votes: 31

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