Top 200 Latin American Films

The best films from South and Central America. Films from Brazil (59), Mexico (44), Argentina (39), Cuba (21), Chile (17), Colombia (6), Bolivia (3), Peru (2), Uruguay (2), Curacao, El Salvador, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique and Venezuela.

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1.
El fusilamiento de Dorrego (1908 Short Film)
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The director Mario Gallo made the first film with an argument from Argentina, although the opinions of scholars are not coincident as to their temporal order.
Director: Mario Gallo
 
2.
Nobleza gaucha (1915)
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A licentious patron takes a beautiful stand to his palace in Buenos Aires, after abducting her. When the gaucho who wants to go to rescue her, the field owner uses a corrupt commissary to falsely accuse him of a thief. (60 mins.)
 
3.
Santa (1918 Short Film)
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First version of Gamboa's novel about a young and innocent girl who is betrayed by the man she loves... (40 mins.)
Director: Luis Peredo
 
4.
The Grey Automobile (1919)
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A gang terrorizes Mexico City's high society on 1915. Murder, kidnaping and robbery are their trademarks... (111 mins.)
Director: Enrique Rosas
 
5.
Limite (1931)
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Three people sail aimlessly while remembering their past. (114 mins.)
Director: Mario Peixoto
 
6.
Ganga Bruta (1933)
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A man kills his wife on their wedding night, after discovering she had been unfaithful. After being acquitted, he moves to the country, where he falls in love with an innocent girl. (82 mins.)
Director: Humberto Mauro
 
7.
Godfather Mendoza (1934)
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During Mexican Revolution, Rosalio Mendoza (Del Diestro) survives by making and winning favors from both factions... (85 mins.)
 
8.
The Woman of the Port (1934)
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Rosario (Palma) becomes a prostitute after losing her father and discovering her boyfriend had a liaison with another woman... (76 mins.)
 
9.
Let's Go with Pancho Villa (1936)
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The Mexican Revolution is on its way when six brave peasants, known as "Los Leones de San Pablo", decide... (92 mins.)
 
10.
Out on the Big Ranch (1936)
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The owner and the general manager of a ranch (Rancho Grande), two good friends, fall in love with the same girl at the same time... (95 mins.)
 
11.
Alô Alô Carnaval (1936)
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(75 mins.)
Director: Adhemar Gonzaga
 
12.
Prisioneros de la tierra (1939)
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By 1915, a contractor traveling to Posadas looking for new staff. Among the music and drinks in a bar and shipped to the mill. He is accompanied by a drunken doctor and his daughter. In the mill, injustices and cruelties are accentuated. (85 mins.)
Director: Mario Soffici
 
13.
La guerra gaucha (1942)
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The story of the irregular forces on the north of Argentina, fighting against the Spanish Crown for the independence. (90 mins.)
Director: Lucas Demare
 
14.
María Candelaria (Xochimilco) (1944)
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In Xochimilco 1909, María Candelaria and Lorenzo Rafael long for getting married but the odds are against them... (102 mins.)
 
15.
The Fugitive (1947)
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Anti-Catholic and anti-cleric policies in the Mexican state of Tabasco lead the revolutionary government to persecute the state's last remaining priest. (104 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
16.
The Great Madcap (1949)
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Buñuel's first "comeback" film since "L'Age d'Or" in 1930 (he made only a few musicals in the interim)... (92 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
17.
The Young and the Damned (1950)
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A group of juvenile delinquents live a violent and crime-filled life in the festering slums of Mexico City... (85 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
18.
Aventurera (1950)
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Left alone after her mother runs off with another man and her father kills himself, Elena attempts to make a new life for herself in a new city... (101 mins.)
Director: Alberto Gout
 
19.
Siete muertes a plazo fijo (1950)
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On New Year's Eve, a banker and his wife invite several friends to have dinner in their apartment. Suddenly, an astrologer makes an appearance and predicts seven of the present people will die in the next weeks. (88 mins.)
Director: Manolo Alonso
 
20.
Caiçara (1950)
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A beautiful woman with a tragic past marries the owner of a small shipyard in an island, and they set up residence in a poor village. Besides not being able to adapt to the place, the partner of her husband becomes hostile to her presence. (92 mins.)
 
21.
Susana (1951)
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An unstable young woman escapes from a reformatory for very, very wayward girls and deceptively finds... (86 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
22.
El (1953)
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A husband's suave exterior unravels after his marriage, and he unleashes his paranoid and volatile temper on his wife, which escalates to more dangerous and unpredictable tantrums. (92 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
23.
Cangaceiro (1953)
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Brazilian movie inspired by American westerns (but losing none of its cultural integrity) about Cangaceiro... (105 mins.)
Director: Lima Barreto
 
24.
Illusion Travels by Streetcar (1954)
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Confronted with the unfortunate news that their favorite Streetcar, no. 133, is going to be decommissioned... (90 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
25.
The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The delirious journey of a mental disordered man, who is obsessed in making the perfect crime. (89 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
26.
Rio 100 Degrees F. (1955)
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A semi-documentary on the people of Rio de Janeiro. The camera follows boys from a hillside shanty town who sell peanuts at Copacabana... (100 mins.)
 
27.
Rio Zona Norte (1957)
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A talented songwriter of sambas is forced to face the social injustices of the city around him. (90 mins.)
 
28.
La casa del ángel (1957)
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The House of the Angel focuses on the ruling class in 1920s Argentina, a deeply repressive society where political arguments were often settled by duels, and young women were expected to be totally ignorant of sex. (76 mins.)
 
29.
Nazarin (1959)
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A priest in a poor community lives a charitable life in accordance with his religious principles, but many others do not return the favor. (94 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
30.
Black Orpheus (1959)
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A retelling of the Orpheus and Eurydice myth, set during the time of the Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro. (100 mins.)
Director: Marcel Camus
 
31.
Toss Me a Dime (1960 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Everyday the children of the neighborhood known as "Tire Dié", in the city of Santa Fe, wait for the train to ask for money... (33 mins.)
Director: Fernando Birri
 
32.
Arraial do Cabo (1960 Documentary)
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In the brazilian city of Arraial do Cabo, in the state of Rio de Janeiro, fishermen struggle to sustain their community. A big industry installs in town, changing the way and the culture of this small village. (17 mins.)
 
33.
The Exterminating Angel (1962)
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The guests at an upper-class dinner party find themselves unable to leave. (95 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
34.
The Given Word (1962)
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A simple yet devout Christian makes a vow to Saint Barbara after she saves his donkey, but everyone he meets seems determined to misunderstand his intentions. Will he be able to keep his promise in the end? (98 mins.)
Director: Anselmo Duarte
 
35.
Barravento (1962)
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In the State of Bahia, Brazil, an educated black man returns to his home fishing village to try and free people from mysticism... (78 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
36.
Barren Lives (1963)
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A poor family in the Northeast of Brazil (Fabiano, the father; Sinhá Vitória, the mother; their 2 children... (103 mins.)
 
37.
Porto das Caixas (1963)
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Irma can only think about getting rid of her cowardly dirty husband. She seeks out lovers not to commit adultery or for pleasure, but to find an accomplice to kill her husband. (80 mins.)
 
38.
I Am Cuba (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Four vignettes about the lives of the Cuban people set during the pre-revolutionary era. (108 mins.)
 
39.
Black God, White Devil (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Fictionalized account of the adventures of hired gunman Antonio das Mortes, set against the real life last days of rural banditism... (120 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
40.
The Guns (1964)
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In an extremely poor region in the Northeast of Brazil, a group of soldiers try to stop the population from sacking a food deposit. (80 mins.)
Director: Ruy Guerra
 
41.
Valparaiso (1964 Documentary)
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A travelogue of Valparaiso, Chile, a city built on steep hills. Life is a constant struggle against geography... (34 mins.)
Director: Joris Ivens
 
42.
Men and Women (1964)
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Two friends take two prostitutes for a night of pleasure. But the night turns out to be frustrating for all involved... (93 mins.)
 
43.
Simon of the Desert (1965 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Simon, a deeply religious man living in the 4th century, wants to be nearer to God so he climbs a column. The Devil wants him come down to Earth and is trying to seduce him. (43 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
44.
The Hour and Turn of Augusto Matraga (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Augusto Matraga is a violent agressive farmer who after being betrayed by his wife and trapped by several enemies is bitten up and left for dead... (109 mins.)
Director: Roberto Santos
 
45.
Now (1965 Documentary)
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A documentary short about racism in the United States (5 mins.)
Stars: Lena Horne
 
46.
São Paulo, Sociedade Anônima (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A man lives in conflict as he deals with his friends and love interests against the backdrop of São Paulo. (107 mins.)
 
47.
The Deceased (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Woman who is obsessed with death wants a first-class burial for herself, and even buys a luxury coffin beforehand. (90 mins.)
Director: Leon Hirszman
 
48.
Plantation Boy (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In colonial Brazil, boy is sent to live with some parents in a sugarcane plantation, after losing his mother. His adaptation will be difficult and painful. (110 mins.)
Director: Walter Lima Jr.
 
49.
Death of a Bureaucrat (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A young man attempts to fight the system in an entertaining account of bureaucracy amok and the tyranny of red tape. (85 mins.)
 
50.
And So It Is (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
While her husband is on his way to the market, a peasant woman is raped and murdered. Her widower carefully plans his revenge. (75 mins.)
Director: Jorge Sanjinés
 
51.
Entranced Earth (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Eldorado, a fictitious country in Latin America, is sparkling with the internal struggle for political power... (111 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
52.
Memories of Underdevelopment (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Sergio (Sergio Corrieri), through his life following the departure of his wife, parents and friends in the wake of the Bay of Pigs incident... (97 mins.)
 
53.
Lucía (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Traces episodes in the lives of three Cuban women, each named Lucía, from three different historical periods: the Cuban war of independence (with Spain), the 1930's, and the 1960's. (160 mins.)
Director: Humberto Solás
 
54.
The Hour of the Furnaces (1968 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Divided into three segments, namely 1 Neocolonialism, 2 Act for liberation, 3 Violence and liberation... (260 mins.)
 
55.
The Red Light Bandit (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The story of a famous Brazilian criminal, called The Red Light Bandit because he always used a red flashlight to break in the houses during the night. Working alone, he also used to rape his female victims. (92 mins.)
 
56.
Three Sad Tigers (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The drunken nights of several listless chancers in Chile's capital city build inexorably to violence. (100 mins.)
Director: Raúl Ruiz
 
57.
LBJ (1968 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A montage of 1960s America, all focused on the presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson. (18 mins.)
 
58.
Hanoi, Tuesday 13th (1968 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A short film which documents the lives of the people of Hanoi which took place on March 13. (38 mins.)
 
59.
For the First Time (1969 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A traveling film projectionist brings the film Modern Times to a secluded village that has never seen a motion picture before. (9 mins.)
 
60.
Antonio das Mortes (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Period piece about a Brazil that is no more. This movie is the sequel to "God and the Devil in the Land of the Sun" (Deus e o diabo na terra do sol)... (100 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
61.
79 primaveras (1969 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
An agit-prop documentary marking the death of Vietnamese nationalist leader Ho Chí Minh, using found footage to link his work to worldwide political movements including the Cuban revolution and resistance within the USA to the Vietnam war. (25 mins.)
 
62.
Macunaima (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Our story begins with Macunaima's miraculous birth to an old woman in a tiny jungle settlement. Born full grown... (110 mins.)
 
64.
The Dependent (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Fernandez is a lonely man leading a lonely life. All he does is work for an old man in a hardware store. But all that changes, when he meets the girl of his dreams...and her family. (87 mins.)
Director: Leonardo Favio
 
65.
Invasion (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A group of men led by an old man trying to stop an invasion of the city of Aquileia. The invaders are introducing a machinery for a mass invasion, but the invasion is absolute and impossible to define. (123 mins.)
Director: Hugo Santiago
 
66.
Blood of the Condor (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The reaction of an indigenous community against a group of foreigners who under the guise of development assistance are forcibly sterilizing the peasant women. (70 mins.)
Director: Jorge Sanjinés
 
67.
El Topo (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A mysterious black-clad gunfighter wanders a mystical Western landscape encountering multiple bizarre characters. (125 mins.)
 
68.
How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In 1594 in Brazil, the Tupinambás Indians are friends of the Frenches and their enemies are the Tupiniquins... (84 mins.)
 
69.
Bang Bang (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The actor of a film being made lives without distinction his own personal reality and his character's fiction... (85 mins.)
Director: Andrea Tonacci
 
70.
The Harder They Come (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Wishing to become a successful Reggae singer, a young Jamaican man finds himself tied to corrupt record producers and drug pushers. (103 mins.)
Director: Perry Henzell
 
71.
Câncer (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
This film shows people with constant psychological and social conflicts: the violence among outlaws, conflicts between man and woman, police and society. (86 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
72.
The Holy Mountain (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In a corrupt, greed-fueled world, a powerful alchemist leads a Christ-like character and seven materialistic figures to the Holy Mountain, where they hope to achieve enlightenment. (114 mins.)
 
73.
The Traitors (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Film originally intended for revolutionary working class and leftist intellectuals. About the life of a union activist who began his struggle in the Peronist ranks during the '60s and corrupted in his rise to power. (113 mins.)
 
74.
Little White Dove (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Ruiz deconstructs, satirizes and politicizes a rich-boy/poor-girl romance bestseller which had been dubbed 'the Chilean "Love Story"'. (125 mins.)
Director: Raúl Ruiz
 
75.
Reed, México insurgente (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A dramatization of John Reed's newspaper accounts of the Mexican Revolution. Considered the first real film in Mexican cinema to be made on the Mexican Revolution. (124 mins.)
Director: Paul Leduc
 
76.
All Nudity Shall Be Punished (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Rich, spoiled youngman encounters a prostitute, and gets confused about the nature of his feelings for her; he can't decide between attraction, and repulsion. (102 mins.)
Director: Arnaldo Jabor
 
77.
El otro Francisco (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Based on the novel Francisco by Anselmo Suárez y Romero, "The Other Francisco" is a socio-economic analysis... (97 mins.)
Director: Sergio Giral
 
78.
The Battle of Chile: Part I (1975 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The chronicle of the political tension in Chile in 1973 and of the violent counter revolution against the democratically elected government of Salvador Allende. (97 mins.)
 
79.
Rain over Santiago (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A semi-fictional account on the fatidic September 11, 1973, when the military commanded by General Pinochet... (112 mins.)
Director: Helvio Soto
 
80.
Iracema - Uma Transa Amazônica (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Truck driver travelling along the Transamazonic Road, a huge highway in Brazil that crosses the Amazon forest, meets a prostitute and slowly becomes aware of the problems in that region. (91 mins.)
 
81.
The Last Supper (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A pious plantation owner attempts to teach Christianity to 12 of his slaves by inviting them to participate in a reenactment of the Last Supper. (120 mins.)
 
82.
The Battle of Chile: Part II (1976 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Taking place during the Chilean Coup d'état in 1973, this film opens with the attempted military coup of June 1973... (88 mins.)
 
83.
Xica da Silva (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The romanced story of Xica da Silva, a slave that used her "feminine atributs" in order to get power. (107 mins.)
Director: Carlos Diegues
 
84.
The Vampires of Poverty (1977 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Fictional film that simulates being a documentary about filmmakers who exploit the misery mercantilist purposes... (28 mins.)
 
85.
One Way or Another (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Film about Miraflores, a housing development built in 1962. (78 mins.)
Director: Sara Gómez
 
86.
Lucio Flavio (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
History of a famous Brazilian bandit of the early seventies. (118 mins.)
Director: Hector Babenco
 
87.
Sea of Roses (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Woman runs away having the company of her daughter, the ultimate brat, in a journey full of bizarre events. (99 mins.)
Director: Ana Carolina
 
88.
Bye Bye Brasil (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The Caravana Rolidei rolls into town with the Gypsy Lord at the mike: he does magic tricks, the erotic Salomé dances... (100 mins.)
Director: Carlos Diegues
 
89.
The Age of the Earth (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The day that Pier Paolo Pasolini was killed, Glauber Rocha decided to make this film about the life of Christ in the Third World... (140 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
90.
Gaijin, a Brazilian Odyssey (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Based on fact, this is the story of the struggles of Japanese immigrants who traveled to and settled in Brazil looking for a better life. (112 mins.)
Director: Tizuka Yamasaki
 
91.
Pixote (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The life of a boy in the streets of Sao Paulo, involved with little crimes, prostitution, etc (128 mins.)
Director: Hector Babenco
 
92.
They Don't Wear Black Tie (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Union leader's son doesn't want to engage in a strike, because his wife is pregnant, thus disregarding his father's tradition of political activism. (120 mins.)
Director: Leon Hirszman
 
93.
Llocsi caimanta (1981)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Jorge Sanjinés
 
94.
Time for Revenge (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A union organizing demolition worker and a friend of his decide to blackmail the corrupt company they work for setting up a fake accident... (112 mins.)
 
95.
Sugar Cane Alley (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Martinique, in the early 1930s. Young José and his grandmother live in a small village. Nearly everyone works cutting cane and barely earning a living... (103 mins.)
Director: Euzhan Palcy
 
96.
Frida Still Life (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The most prominent female painter of Latin America, Frida Kahlo, is agonizing in her Coyoacán home. She evokes memories of her childhood... (108 mins.)
 
97.
The Lost Republic (1983 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A history of Argentina's half century of coups and military governments. (146 mins.)
Director: Miguel Pérez
 
98.
A Man of Principle (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In Colombia, from the second half of the nineteenth century, two political parties; The traditional... (90 mins.)
 
99.
Twenty Years Later (1984 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Eduardo Coutinho was filming a movie with the same name in the Northeast of Brazil, in 1964, when there came the military coup... (119 mins.)
 
100.
Memórias do Cárcere (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Graciliano Ramos' period he spent in prison after being considered a subversive element by the government. (185 mins.)