Most Popular Titles With Carlos Taibo
- Movies or TV
1. Elysium (I) (2013)
R | 109 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
In the year 2154, the very wealthy live on a man-made space station while the rest of the population resides on a ruined Earth. A man takes on a mission that could bring equality to the polarized worlds.
2. Man on Fire (2004)
R | 146 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
In Mexico City, a former assassin swears vengeance on those who committed an unspeakable act against the family he was hired to protect.
3. Instructions Not Included (2013)
PG-13 | 122 min | Comedy, Drama
A man who has made a new life for himself and the daughter left on his doorstep 6 years ago finds his family threatened when the birth mother resurfaces.
4. High Crimes (2002)
PG-13 | 115 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
High powered lawyer Claire Kubik finds her world turned upside down when her husband, who she thought was Tom Kubik, is arrested and is revealed to be Ron Chapman. Chapman is on trial for a... See full summary »
5. Bandidas (2006)
PG-13 | 93 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
In turn-of-the-century Mexico, two very different women become a bank-robbing duo in an effort to combat a ruthless enforcer terrorizing their town.
6. The Arrival (1996)
PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Zane, an astronomer discovers intelligent alien life. But the aliens are keeping a deadly secret, and will do anything to stop Zane from learning it.
R | 145 min | Drama, History, War
A chronicle of the Cristeros War (1926-1929); a war by the people of Mexico against the atheistic Mexican government.
8. HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami (2012)
105 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery... With his resourceful local guide ... See full summary »
9. Atrocious (2010)
R | 75 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Two teenage siblings endure a terrifying experience while investigating a rural legend near their family's vacation home.
10. In the Time of the Butterflies (2001 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 95 min | Crime, Drama, History
In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the government.
11. The Boy Who Smells Like Fish (2013)
92 min | Comedy, Drama
At first glance, Mica seems a perfectly normal boy. But first glances can often be deceiving... For one, Mica's house is now a museum honouring Guillermo Garibai, the legendary Mexican ... See full summary »
12. La teta y la luna (1994)
90 min | Comedy, Romance
A child cannot stand the idea of having a new brother and dreams about drinking milk from the breasts of his mother again. The child asks the moon to bring him a teet only for him.
16. The Cisco Kid (1994 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 91 min | Comedy, Western
This update of the 1950 western TV series changes Cisco and Pancho from wandering heroes of the old west to somewhat anti-"gringo" Mexican revolutionaries.
17. In Praise of Older Women (1997)
105 min | Drama, Romance, War
In the turmoil of the Spanish Civil War, a young man comes of age sexually, through a string of relationships with a wide range of mature, older women.
18. Northless (2009)
95 min | Drama
Andres reaches the Mexican border to cross into the United Sates. There between each attempt, he discovers that Tijuana is a troubled city. As he waits there, Andres is not only confronted ... See full summary »
20. Puerto Escondido (1992)
110 min | Comedy, Crime
Mario leads a normal life, working in a Milan bank. His daily routine is shattered when he witnesses a murder and is shot himself by the killer, a deranged police commissioner. To save his ... See full summary »
21. Who the Hell Is Juliette? (1997)
91 min | Documentary, Music
Cinematographer Carlos Macovich met Yuliet Ortega, a young "jinetera" (prostitute) from Havana, when he shot a video in Cuba, starring model Fabiola Quiroz. When he realized that the two ... See full summary »
22. Anoche soñé contigo (1992)
90 min | Comedy, Romance
It's summer break, so Toto (Altomaro) and Quique (Mora) can dream their life away by biking around their neighbourhood and spying on Quique's maid, Chabelita (Aguirre). When Toto's young ... See full summary »
23. Esmeralda Comes by Night (1997)
R | 103 min | Comedy
Esmeralda is married with 5 husbands at the same time, so she has to explain to the judge why she has done this.
24. Hijos del viento (2000)
Adventure, Drama, Romance
Durante la conquista de México por los españoles, Rodri, un náufrago español y Tizcuitl, la joven y bella hija azteka del rey de Tlacopan... See full synopsis »
26. National Mechanics (1972)
105 min | Comedy, Drama
A mechanic takes his family to a car race and a series of events occur which brings problems, betrayals, violence and the unexpected death of an elderly person.
27. Gimlet (1995)
95 min | Thriller
Julia runs a trendy bar in Barcelona. She treats men with caution, believing one can love too much and invite pain. She's been dating Pablo, one of her waiters. After his grisly murder (his... See full summary »
28. Implacable (2014)
72 min | Comedy
Max is a teenager who imagines himself as an implacable ladies man who can get any girl he wants. His life will take a 180º turn when he takes Dan, a smart, athletic and handsome ... See full summary »
29. Reencarnación: Una historia de amor (2013)
They knew each other in another life, destiny united them again, and destiny is trying to keep them apart. A story of love and reincarnation.
30. A Silent Love (2004)
100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Through an Internet service, a Montreal professor arranges for himself a Mexican bride. But both husband and wife, even with their good intentions, are in for a bumpy ride toward marital harmony.
31. Ámbar (1994)
91 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Ambar is a trip that goes beyond the certainties of reality to reveal an astounding world governed only by imagination. When a famous hunter and his young apprentice go on an expedition ... See full summary »
32. Vaho (2009)
115 min | Drama
On a dry lakebed in 1964, a trucker and his companion find a baby boy. Years later, interweaving narratives about childhood link the destinies of three men from the local neighborhood to ... See full summary »
33. Luces de la noche (1998)
90 min | Drama, Romance
Eduardo, an aged judge, is being retired. With all his time now available he reads old papers and letters. He then finds the photograph of the singer Tina, his love of younger years. He ... See full summary »
44. El quejido (2007)
11 min | Short, Fantasy, Horror
After Jacinto falls into a strange crack in the ground from which a strange lament is heard, his family will discover that the true devil might be among themselves and not inside this dreadful place.
45. Here Was the Anthem (2002)
22 min | Documentary, Short, Drama
Two teenagers buy marijuana, and fall into a world of violence and corruption they didn't think existed.