Nahuatl (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

Hernán (2019– )

Biography, Drama, History

The Spanish "Conquistador" Hernán Cortés arrives in the shores of what today is México and faces both local demons and those who've sailed with him.

Stars: Ishbel Bautista, Michel Brown, Víctor Clavijo, Cristian Gamero

Votes: 944

Captain from Castile (1947)

Passed | 140 min | Adventure, Drama, History

The invasion of Mexico by Cortez, as seen by a young Spanish officer fleeing the Inquisition.

Director: Henry King | Stars: Tyrone Power, Jean Peters, Cesar Romero, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 1,798

Canoa: A Shameful Memory (1976)

Not Rated | 115 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

A group of students arrives in a small town during a hiking expedition. Once there, the local priest accuses them of being communist agitators on the run from an army crack-down against ... See full summary »

Director: Felipe Cazals | Stars: Enrique Lucero, Salvador Sánchez, Ernesto Gómez Cruz, Roberto Sosa

Votes: 1,270

Civilization VI (2016 Video Game)

E10+ | Action, Family, History

Control a civilization, from the beginnings of life, all the way towards the modern age. All while avoiding barbarians, gathering resources and dealing with the other civilizations. Will your nation thrive?

Stars: Sean Bean, Natasha Loring, Fatma Abd Alsalam, Alhan Gharam

Votes: 764

Men with Guns (II) (1997)

R | 127 min | Adventure, Drama

Humberto Fuentes is a wealthy doctor whose wife has recently died. In spite of the advice of his children, he takes a trip to visit his former students who now work in impoverished villages... See full summary »

Director: John Sayles | Stars: Federico Luppi, Damián Delgado, Dan Rivera González, Tania Cruz

Votes: 2,591 | Gross: $0.74M

La Leyenda de la Llorona (2011)

TV-G | 75 min | Animation, Family

Based on a famous Mexican legend, a group of kids must stop the ghost of a woman whose guilt over the drowning of her own children leads her to abduct youngsters who wander the woods at ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Rodriguez | Stars: Andrés Couturier, Mónica Del Carmen, Rafael Inclán, Rocio Lara

Votes: 454

La otra conquista (1998)

R | 105 min | Drama, History

It is May 1520 in the vast Aztec Empire one year after the Spanish Conqueror Hernán Cortés' arrival in Mexico. "The Other Conquest" opens with the infamous massacre of the Aztecs at the ... See full summary »

Director: Salvador Carrasco | Stars: Damián Delgado, José Carlos Rodríguez, Elpidia Carrillo, Iñaki Aierra

Votes: 1,118 | Gross: $0.89M

The Load (2016)

94 min | Drama, Romance

Late sixteenth century. A Tameme Indian man and a noble Spanish woman flee through the forests of the New World in search of freedom. Their frantic journey softens the tension between them ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Jonsson | Stars: María Valverde, Horacio Garcia Rojas, Gerardo Taracena, Eric Francés

Votes: 278

Malinche (2018– )


The story of Marina, Malintzin or Malinche - as she came to be known - the native interpreter of conquistador Hernán Cortés.

Stars: Alberto Barahona, Daniel Villar, Frida Tavera, Luis Arrieta

Votes: 22

Zapata - El sueño del héroe (2004)

Biography, Drama, Fantasy

A look at the life of Mexican Revolution Hero Emiliano Zapata.

Director: Alfonso Arau | Stars: Alejandro Fernández, Lucero, Patricia Velasquez, Jesús Ochoa

Votes: 949

Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (1999 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, History

The Age of Kings is set in the Middle Ages and contains thirteen playable civilizations.

Director: Paul DeNigris | Stars: Gary Moody, Spencer Prokop, Ric Spiegel, Cliff Stephens

Votes: 3,110

Island of the Dolls (2018)

Horror, Thriller

A modern-day British journalist, Emily, deceitfully takes an assignment to research and uncover the truth upon the infamous, 'Island of the Dolls'. With the assistance of her photographer ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 5

La hija de Moctezuma (2014)

100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

At the request of her ancestor, emperor Moctezuma Xocoyotzin, La India María must find and destroy Tezcatlipoca's magical black mirror to prevent the destruction of Mexico.

Director: Iván Lipkies | Stars: María Elena Velasco, Eduardo Manzano, Rafael Inclán, Raquel Garza

Votes: 92

Age of Empires III (2005 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, War

Age of Empires III portrays the European colonization of the Americas, between approximately 1492 and 1876 AD. Command one of eight mighty European powers and colonize vast, uncharted territory.

Director: Kris Zimmerman | Stars: Rosalind Ayres, Michael Bell, Gregg Berger, Bettina Bush

Votes: 2,406

Epitafio (2015)

82 min | Adventure

In 1519, Conquistador Diego de Ordaz and two soldiers march to the summit of the great Mexican volcano Popocatépetl.

Directors: Rubén Imaz, Yulene Olaizola | Stars: Don Roque Galicia Cervantes, Xabier Coronado, Martín Román, Carlos Triviño

Votes: 106

Retorno a Aztlán (1990)

95 min | Drama, History

A very hard drought devastates an ancient Mexican empire. Warriors and priests fight for power while people are dying. A group of priests return to Aztlan, the mythological place where ... See full summary »

Director: Juan Mora Catlett | Stars: Rodrigo Puebla, Rafael Cortes, Amado Sumaya, Socorro Avelar

Votes: 79

El Mito de la Oscuridad: Una historia de la Huasteca (2021)

Adventure, Drama, Fantasy | Filming

Valentina is a talented young writer she's promoting her new book called "The Myth of Dark", we will be witnesses of his more deep memories, relive her past and her encounter with a magical and ancestral culture known as Huasteca.

Director: Carlos Israel Avila | Stars: Cynthia Melo Sagahón, Raúl Pazzi Sequera, Julissa Anguiano, Emma Maza del Ángel

Aquí y Allá: Here and There (2012)
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Aquí y Allá: Here and There (2012)

110 min | Drama

"AQUÍ": Pedro returns home to a small mountain village in Guerrero, Mexico after years of working in the US. He finds his daughters older, and more distant than he imagined. His wife still ... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Méndez Esparza | Stars: Pedro De los Santos, Teresa Ramírez Aguirre, Lorena Guadalupe Pantaleón Vázquez, Heidi Laura Solano Espinoza

Votes: 213

The Aztec Mummy (1957)

TV-PG | 80 min | Horror

Experimenting in hypnotic regression to past lives, Dr. Almada discovers that his fiancée, Flor, is the reincarnation of an Aztec maiden who was put to death for loving an Aztec warrior, ... See full summary »

Director: Rafael Portillo | Stars: Ramón Gay, Rosita Arenas, Crox Alvarado, Luis Aceves Castañeda

Votes: 242

Guadalupe (2006)

PG | 90 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

Jose Maria and his sister Mercedes are archaeologists who have been given a grant to study the story of Our Lady of Guadalupe, whom Juan Diego, an ordinary man living near the hill of Tepeyac, witnessed in December 1531.

Director: Santiago Parra | Stars: José Carlos Ruiz, Pedro Armendáriz Jr., Angélica Aragón, Eric del Castillo

Votes: 111 | Gross: $0.67M

Sonatas (1959)

103 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

"Ugly, Catholic and sentimental", Javier de Montenegro is best known for the noble title he holds: that of Marqués de Bradomín. Rid of dying on the gallows thanks to Captain Casares, ... See full summary »

Director: Juan Antonio Bardem | Stars: María Félix, Francisco Rabal, Aurora Bautista, Fernando Rey

Votes: 60

The Sons of the Jaguar (2019)

92 min | Drama, Fantasy

Chano is a kid from a remote indigenous community in the mountains of México, he has the responsibility to walk for hours to take to the Sunday street market the idols of the "Tecuanes" ... See full synopsis »

Director: Arturo Sanchez Del Villar | Stars: Gabriela Cartol, Jose Casasús, Juan Cristobal Castillo, Ricardo Diaz Mendoza

Votes: 11

El baile de San Juan (2010)

120 min | Drama, History

During the final decade of 18th century in Mexico City, capital of the vice-royalty of New Spain, the official choreographer publicly complains of the abusive and unjust methods of the ... See full summary »

Director: Francisco Athié | Stars: José María de Tavira, Marcello Mazzarella, Cassandra Ciangherotti, Pedro Armendáriz Jr.

Votes: 49

Yanco (1961)

85 min | Drama

The engaging and sentimental tale begins when the little boy (Ricardo Ancona) starts manifesting a greater and greater talent at music and at the same time, a super-sensitivity to sounds. ... See full summary »

Director: Servando González | Stars: Ricardo Ancona, Jesús Medina, María Bustamante

Votes: 136

Café (I) (2014)

80 min | Documentary, Biography, History

A nahua family struggles after the death of the pater familias.

Director: Hatuey Viveros Lavielle

Votes: 26

Tierra mía (2018)

74 min | Documentary

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Director: Pedro González-Rubio

The Miracle of the Little Prince (2018)

89 min | Documentary

A documentary about the passionate translators of the book The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, who fight for the preservation of their endangered languages.

Director: Marjoleine Boonstra

Votes: 86 | Gross: $0.01M

De Sabandijas En El Agua (2013)

19 min | Short, Adventure, Drama

Rufario Salamanca is sent to New Spain in order to serve Friar Bernardino, whose lifelong mission is to document every thing that grows on that region. Guided by a mysterious native woman, ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ambriz | Stars: Jorge Bolado, Erick de la Luz, Fernando Rendón, Isabel Ruiz

Llovizna (1978)

87 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

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Director: Sergio Olhovich | Stars: Aarón Hernán, Salvador Sánchez, Delia Casanova, Amado Zumaya

Votes: 49

Santo Luzbel (1996)

101 min | Drama

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Director: Miguel Sabido | Stars: Ramón Abascal, Roberto Alavez, Agustín Avilés, Joana Brito

Votes: 37

Hasta Mostla (2017)

18 min | Short, Drama, Romance

Male finds an emotional shelter in an indigenous community. She wasn't expecting to meet Gibrán.

Director: Luz María Cardenal | Stars: Alejandra Lugo, Fernando Villel

Frontierland (1995)

77 min | Documentary

This DVD examines the multiple points of cultural contact between the United States and Mexico. From the Santa Barbara Fiestas and South Carolina's kitschy "South of the Border" tourist ... See full summary »

Directors: Jesse Lerner, Ruben Ortiz | Stars: Emiliano Alvarez, Alfredo Figueroa, Guillermo Gómez-Peña, Cameron Jamie

Terminal Rite (2000)

110 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

The adventure of a young photographer in the Mexican jungle, searching for his lost shadow, stolen by an old Indian witch.

Director: Óscar Urrutia Lazo | Stars: Guillermo Larrea, Soledad Ruiz, Ángeles Cruz, Guillermo Ríos

Votes: 45

Del Mictlan Al Omeyohcan (2018)

14 min | Short, Fantasy

A son watch his father's murder and decide to take revenge against it, this leads him to a dark path where he finds "Mictlantecuhtli" the pre-hispanic death, who make contact thru his dreams to teach him a lesson.

Director: Jc Villanueva | Stars: Nadia Anaya, Juan Salvador Franco, Gerardo Amaya Jacome, Enrique López

Echoes (II) (2013)

11 min | Short, Drama

The memories of our loved ones echo long after they're gone.

Director: Moisés Pérez | Stars: Houda Shretah, Louie Olivos Jr., Julio Lucas, Sadhana Som

Yolox: For the Love of the Game (2020)

Documentary, Sport

The documentary follows the Yolox basketball team as they wrap their training camp in Los Angeles, then travel to Oaxaca, Mexico for a championship tournament.

Director: Walt Perez

Llamatlan, lugar de mujeres ancianas (1994)

27 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Gerardo Pardo

El tigre y el venado (2013)

Not Rated | 46 min | Documentary

This story shows the last grandfather who knows how to play the indigenous flute called reed whistle to accompany the indigenous dance "El Tigre y El Venado", while teaching the melodies to... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Sibrián

La sirena Aalamatzin (2002)

27 min | Animation, Short

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Director: Jaime Cruz

La Sangre Bárbara (2014)

80 min | Documentary, Biography | Completed

'La sangre barbara' is a film about the story of the struggles, aspirations and dreams of a Nahuat indigenous community at the Sierra Madre mountains of the North of Puebla in Mexico. ... See full summary »

Director: Jesús Mario Lozano

Silvestre Pantaleón (2012)

65 min | Documentary, Biography

The story of an elderly man from the Nahuatl-speaking village of San Agustin Oapan, Guerrero, Mexico. Told with a lyrical combination of lingering imagery and ethnographic detail, '... See full summary »

Director: Roberto Olivares

Votes: 12

Yencuic Tlahuizcalehua: Nuevo Amanecer (2015)

Short, Sci-Fi

Short Film narrating the mystical time-traveling journey of Ocelot, the Aztec Jaguar Warrior.

Director: Adrian Rodriguez | Stars: Ricardo Diaz Mendoza, Antonio Monroi, Dalia Hernandez Xiuh

Nocichi Sarita (Abuela Sarita) (2008)

46 min | Documentary, Drama

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Director: Carlos Romera Wild

Lebenswelt (2012 Video)

30 min | Short, Drama

Discrimination, racism, plunder and physical cruelty against women are forms of symbolic violence deeply rooted in the culture of contemporary Mexico. These are practices that have been ... See full summary »

Director: Elías Brossoise | Stars: Ocotlan Garcia, Soraya Barraza, Sonia Couoh, Hiroshi Tanimoto

Dentro de Uno (2012)

7 min | Short, Drama

An indigenous boy named Juan faces what, to him, is a terrible monster. His fear grows constantly. Seeing this, his grandmother Mariana believes she has a cure

Director: Salvador Aguirre | Stars: Sonia Couoh, Alan Fuentes, Graciela Orozco, Gerardo Taracena

Tláloc: el que trae la tormenta (2016)

Documentary, Short

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Director: Rodolfo Juarez | Star: Antonio Monroi

La Nada

Short, Western | Post-production

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Director: Tona Millán | Stars: Gerardo Herrera, Luna Torres Gómez, Daniel Herrera, Alexander Rivera

Xochitonal (2002)

Short, Mystery

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Director: Alex Sanchez | Stars: Anahi Capistran, Dina Infante, Gregorio Martinez, Omar Zurita

Los 33 y Ella (2012)

30 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

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Director: Nicholas Komodore | Stars: Juan Alarcon, Ignacio Martin Bragado, Gustavo Calderon, Arte Delgado

Hernán (2019– )

47 min | Biography, Drama, History

Hernan and his soldiers face a sophisticated and unfathomable people. An interpreter who knew their language would be worth her weight in gold.

Director: Norberto López Amado | Stars: Paloma Alvamar, Miguel Ángel Amor, Ishbel Bautista, Clemente Beltrán

Votes: 90

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