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1.
36th Precinct (2004)
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In the underbelly of the Parisian criminal world, the Police are frustrated by a gang committing a series of violent robberies... (111 mins.)
Director: Olivier Marchal
“ From France ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
2.
Elite Squad (2007)
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1997, Captain Nascimento has to find a substitute for his occupation while trying to take down drug dealers and criminals before the Pope comes to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (115 mins.)
Director: José Padilha
“ From Brazil ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
3.
Confessions (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A psychological thriller of a grieving mother turned cold-blooded avenger with a twisty master plan to pay back those who were responsible for her daughter's death. (106 mins.)
“ From Japan ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
5.
Lockout (2012)
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A man wrongly convicted of conspiracy to commit espionage against the U.S. is offered his freedom if he can rescue the president's daughter from an outer space prison taken over by violent inmates. (95 mins.)
“ From France ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
6.
Oldboy (2003)
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After being kidnapped and imprisoned for fifteen years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in five days. (120 mins.)
Director: Chan-wook Park
“ From South korea

Far can a person for revenge? ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
7.
Point Blank (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Samuel, a male nurse, saves the life of a thief whose henchmen take Samuel's wife hostage and force him to spring their boss. (81 mins.)
Director: Fred Cavayé
“ From France ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
8.
Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)
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After a prison riot, former-Captain Nascimento, now a high ranking security officer in Rio de Janeiro, is swept into a bloody political dispute that involves government officials and paramilitary groups. (115 mins.)
Director: José Padilha
“ From Brazil ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
9.
Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When the head of a statue sacred to a village is stolen, a young martial artist goes to the big city and finds himself taking on the underworld to retrieve it. (108 mins.)
Director: Prachya Pinkaew
“ From Thailand

if you love martial arts, you should see this movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
10.
I Saw the Devil (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A secret agent exacts revenge on a serial killer through a series of captures and releases. (141 mins.)
Director: Kim Jee-woon
“ From South Korea

you need a monster to hunt another monster? ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
11.
Lady Vengeance (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After a thirteen-year imprisonment for the kidnap and murder of a six-year-old boy, Guem-Ja Lee seeks... (115 mins.)
Director: Park Chan Wook
“ From South Korea ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
12.
A Wednesday (2008)
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A retiring police officer reminisces about the most astounding day of his career. About a case that was never filed but continues to haunt him in his memories - the case of a man and a Wednesday. (104 mins.)
Director: Neeraj Pandey
“ From India

Excelent thriller!! ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
13.
Dragon (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A papermaker gets involved with a murder case concerning two criminals leading to a determined detective suspecting him and the former's vicious father searching for him (115 mins.)
Director: Peter Chan
“ From Hong Kong

Good Action-Drama movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
14.
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When a girl is abducted by a vampire, a legendary bounty hunter is hired to bring her back. (103 mins.)
“ From Japan

Excelent movie, in my top 5 of my anime movie list ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
15.
Exiled (2006)
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A friendship is formed between an ex-gangster, and two groups of hitmen - those who want to protect him and those who were sent to kill him. (110 mins.)
Director: Johnnie To
“ From Hong Kong

Remember the name: Johnnie To, great director
Great Movie!! ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
16.
Drunken Master (1978)
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Wong Fei-Hung (Jackie Chan) is a mischievous, yet righteous young man, but after a series of incidents, his frustrated father has him disciplined by Beggar So (Yuen Siu-Tien), a master of drunken martial arts. (111 mins.)
Director: Woo-Ping Yuen
“ From Hong Kong

En mi opinion un clasico de todos los tiempos :) Vi esta pelicula cuando tenia 15 años creo, anoche la volvi a ver acompañado de mi hijo de 16 años, el cual gozo con la comedia y accion de Jackie Chang.

A clasic for all times. I sow this movie when i had 15 years old, last night i sow this movie with my younger son, he have 16 years old ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
17.
Amores Perros (2000)
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A horrific car accident connects three stories, each involving characters dealing with loss, regret, and life's harsh realities, all in the name of love. (154 mins.)
“ From Mexico ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
18.
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
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Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent. (147 mins.)
Director: Tom Tykwer
“ From Germany/France ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
19.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A journalist is aided by a young female hacker in his search for the killer of a woman who has dead for forty years. (152 mins.)
“ From Sweden ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
20.
Taken (2008)
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A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been kidnapped while on a trip to Paris. (93 mins.)
Director: Pierre Morel
“ From France ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
21.
The Skin I Live In (2011)
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A brilliant plastic surgeon, haunted by past tragedies, creates a type of synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession. (120 mins.)
“ From Spain

No sabia que esperar de esta pelicula, y me lleve una grata sorpresa, un suspenso diferente, solo para mentes abiertas, tradicionales ..sigan viendo otras cosas.

depraved, maybe ..good movie? my answer is a big Yes, the rating is correct. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
22.
Bodyguards and Assassins (2009)
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In 1905, revolutionist Sun Yat-Sen visits Hong Kong to discuss plans with Tongmenghui members to overthrow the Qing dynasty. But when they find out that assassins have been sent to kill him, they assemble a group of protectors to prevent any attacks. (139 mins.)
Director: Teddy Chan
“ From China/Hong Kong ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
23.
Blackthorn (2011)
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In Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorn) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike. (102 mins.)
Director: Mateo Gil
“ From Spain/USA ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
24.
The Lives of Others (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives. (137 mins.)
“ From Germany ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
25.
Notes on a Scandal (2006)
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A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship. (92 mins.)
Director: Richard Eyre
“ From UK ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
26.
Rosario Tijeras (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Medellín, 1989. Antonio brings Rosario to the hospital; she's shot, bleeding badly. Flashbacks, mixed... (126 mins.)
Director: Emilio Maillé
“ From Colombia/Mexico ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
27.
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world. (118 mins.)
“ From Spain/Mexico ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
28.
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
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When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp. (116 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
“ From Italy ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
29.
The Pianist (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II. (150 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ From France/Poland ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
30.
Léon: The Professional (1994)
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Mathilda, a 12-year-old girl, is reluctantly taken in by Léon, a professional assassin, after her family is murdered. Léon and Mathilda form an unusual relationship, as she becomes his protégée and learns the assassin's trade. (110 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
“ From France ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
31.
The Queen (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
After the death of Princess Diana, Queen Elizabeth II struggles with her reaction to a sequence of events nobody could have predicted. (103 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
“ From UK ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
32.
Chico & Rita (2010)
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Chico is a young piano player with big dreams. Rita is a beautiful singer with an extraordinary voice. Music and romantic desire unites them, but their journey - in the tradition of the Latin ballad, the bolero - brings heartache and torment. (94 mins.)
“ From Spain/UK

Buena animacion, buena musica.
Ojo: La historia no es para ninos

Good animation, good musica.
Warning, the story is not for kids. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
33.
City of God (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer. (130 mins.)
“ From Brazil

one of the best movies of all time ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
34.
Cleanskin (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A British secret service agent is faced with the task of pursuing and eliminating a British-born suicide bomber and his terrorist cell. (108 mins.)
Director: Hadi Hajaig
“ From UK ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
35.
Perfect Sense (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A chef and a scientist fall in love as an epidemic begins to rob people of their sensory perceptions. (92 mins.)
Director: David Mackenzie
“ From UK/Sweden ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
36.
Fearless (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A biography of Chinese Martial Arts Master Huo Yuanjia, who is the founder and spiritual guru of the Jin Wu Sports Federation. (104 mins.)
Director: Ronny Yu
“ From China/Hong Kong

Jet Li, the best ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
37.
The Chaser (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A cash-strapped pimp and former police detective draws upon the skills of his old job to track down his missing stable of prostitutes. (125 mins.)
Director: Hong-jin Na
“ From South Korea

Great Korean thriller! ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
38.
Headshot (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A cop who becomes a hitman for a group aimed at eliminating those who are above the law finds his world turned upside down by a single a devastating blow. (105 mins.)
“ From Thailand

if you like movies like Nemento, this movie is for you ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
39.
Headhunters (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary. (100 mins.)
Director: Morten Tyldum
“ From Norway

Very good crime/thriller movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
40.
Cronicas (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A suspense thriller about a reporter from Miami who travels to Ecuador in pursuit of a serial killer known as the "Monster of Babahoyo." (108 mins.)
“ From Mexico/Ecuador ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
41.
The Last Death (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Dr. Alexanderson finds an unconscious young man by the doorstep of his cabin. He will try to piece together... (104 mins.)
Director: David Ruiz
“ From Mexico

Good thriller-scy fy move ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
42.
Unit 7 (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A squad of four undercover cops are charged with cleaning up the streets of Seville from drugs and prostitution. (96 mins.)
“ From Spain

Very good thriller ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
43.
Midnight FM (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Popular TV anchorwoman and late night radio host Sun-Young (Soo-Ae) prepares to work her final radio program... (106 mins.)
Director: Sang Man Kim
“ From South Korea

Excelent thriller ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
44.
No One Killed Jessica (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A journalist, who is more of an activist teams up with the sister of a murdered model, as she gets interested in the case and wants to bring justice to her case. (136 mins.)
Director: Raj Kumar Gupta
“ From India

Very Good Crime-Drama movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
45.
L'ennemi intime (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A drama following a French platoon during Algeria's war of independence. (111 mins.)
“ From France

Excelent war movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
46.
The Raid: Redemption (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A S.W.A.T. team becomes trapped in a tenement run by a ruthless mobster and his army of killers and thugs. (101 mins.)
“ From Indonesia

Great action movie, great fights ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
47.
Miss Bala (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
After entering a beauty contest in Tijuana, a young woman witnesses drug-related murders and is forced to do the gang's bidding. (113 mins.)
Director: Gerardo Naranjo
“ From Mexico
Crime-DramaThriller
Good movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
48.
Bangkok Dangerous (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The story is of a deaf-mute hitman and his partner who are based in Bangkok. He is friends with his... (105 mins.)
“ From Thailand
Action-Crime-Thriller

Good movie by Pang brothers ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
49.
Special Forces (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A French journalist in Afghanistan is kidnapped by the Taliban. (109 mins.)
“ From France
Action-Drama-War

Good movie from France ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
50.
Colombiana (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A young woman, after witnessing her parents' murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. (108 mins.)
Director: Olivier Megaton
“ From France
Action-Crime-Drama ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
51.
Attack the Block (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion. (88 mins.)
Director: Joe Cornish
“ From UK/France
Action-Comedy-Sci-fi ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
52.
Julia's Eyes (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The story of a woman who is slowly losing her sight whilst trying to investigate the mysterious death of her twin sister. (118 mins.)
Director: Guillem Morales
“ From Spain
Horror-mystery-thriller ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
53.
The Flowers of War (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan's rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to safety. (146 mins.)
Director: Yimou Zhang
“ From China/Hong Kong
Another great drama-war movie from Asia.

In my top 10 together with Aftershock and Brotherhood of war ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
54.
Kon-Tiki (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Legendary explorer Thor Heyerdal's epic 4,300-mile crossing of the Pacific on a balsawood raft in 1947, in an effort to prove that it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times. (118 mins.)
“ From UK/Norway/Denmark/Germany

Very good movie about the Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
55.
The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later. (129 mins.)
“ From Argentina/Spain
Drama-Mystery-Thriller

Excelente drama/Thriller desde Argentina. Ganadora del Oscar a mejor pelicula extranjera 2010.

Excelent drama/thriller from Argentina. Won Oscar Best Foreign Language Film of the Year 2010. ” - mauricio_sanchez ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
56.
No Rest for the Wicked (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A corrupt policeman commits a crime when drinking late at night. While his colleagues are trying to investigate his murder, he tries to clean up the evidence. (114 mins.)
Director: Enrique Urbizu
“ From Spain

Un buen triller desde España.

A good thriller from Spain. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
57.
The Thieves (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In order to let things cool down from their latest heist, Popeye and his group of thieves go to Macau on a job... (135 mins.)
Director: Choi Dong Hoon
“ From South Korea

Action-Crime

Para mi gusto una gran pelicula Simon Yam and Yun-seok Kim juntos, y como plus ...lindas actrices

For me, excellent movie, Simon Yam and Yun-seok Kim together, and one plus ... beautiful actresses ” - ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
58.
The Impossible (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The story of a tourist family in Thailand caught in the destruction and chaotic aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. (114 mins.)
Director: J.A. Bayona
“ From Spain
Drama

Tengo que admitirlo, es una gran drama esta pelicula.

I admit, the movie it's a great drama. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
59.
The Day of the Jackal (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A professional assassin codenamed "Jackal" plots to kill Charles de Gaulle, the President of France. (143 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ France/UK
Thriller

Nada como ver la version original. Gran pelicula.

Nothing like the original version. Great movie. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
60.
Timecrimes (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A man accidentally gets into a time machine and travels back in time nearly an hour. Finding himself will be the first of a series of disasters of unforeseeable consequences. (92 mins.)
Director: Nacho Vigalondo
“ From Spain
Drama-Mystery-Sci-Fy-Thriller

Muy buena pelicula de ciencia ficcion.

Very good sci-fy movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
61.
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6. (122 mins.)
Director: Tomas Alfredson
“ From France-UK-Germany
Drama-Thriller

Excelent movie. Gary Oldman was nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, Oscars 2012 ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
62.
Transsiberian (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A Trans-Siberian train journey from China to Moscow becomes a thrilling chase of deception and murder when an American couple encounters a mysterious pair of fellow travelers. (111 mins.)
Director: Brad Anderson
“ From Spain-Germany-UK-Lithuania
Crime-Drama-Mystery

Muy buen drama-thriller, la tenia en mis pendientes desde hace mucho.

Very good drama-thriller-crime movie. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
63.
Swimming Pool (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A British mystery author visits her publisher's home in the South of France, where her interaction with his unusual daughter sets off some touchy dynamics. (102 mins.)
Director: François Ozon
“ From France/UK

Que buen thriller, muy buena historio, pelicula tranquila pero siempre te mantiene interesado en todo momento.

Very good thriller, very goood story. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
64.
Confession of Murder (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After the statute of limitation expires on the murders he has committed, Lee Du-seok publishes an autobiography... (119 mins.)
“ From South Korea
Action-Thriller

Otro buen thriller desde Sur Corea, hollywood deberia copiar ideas del cine asiatico

Another very good Thriller from SK :)
Hollywood needs copy ideas from Asia ” - mauricio_sanchez ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
65.
La Femme Nikita (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Convicted felon Nikita, instead of going to jail, is given a new identity and trained, stylishly, as a top secret spy/assassin. (117 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
“ From France/Italy

You only need know: Writer Luc Besson, Director Luc Besson

Excelent Movie! ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
66.
Tell No One (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After eight long years since his beloved wife's hideous murder, unexpectedly, an accidental discovery of two bodies near a Doctor's estate will stir things again in a long-forgotten buried case that nothing is as it appears. (131 mins.)
Director: Guillaume Canet
“ From France
Crime-Drama-Mystery-Thriller

Very Good movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
67.
The Grandmaster (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The story of martial-arts master Ip Man, the man who trained Bruce Lee. (130 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
“ From Hong kong/China
Action-Biography-Drama

Very good movie about IP Man. Great fights. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
68.
Fire of Conscience (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Centers on Captain Manfred who is caught in the line of fire between high levels of corruption and malice... (106 mins.)
Director: Dante Lam
“ From Hong Kong
Action-Crime-Mystery

Very good movie Dante Lam ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
69.
Cold War (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The police department has long been untouchable until tonight when hijackers kidnap 5 highly trained officers. Cryptic messages from the hijackers expose a mole within the task force. (102 mins.)
“ From Hong Kong
Action-Crime-Mystery

Very good movie from HG. Very good actors Aaron Kwok, Tony Leung Ka Fai & Andy Lau.

Enjoy! ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
70.
Cousinhood (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Three cousins travel to the village where they spent summer vacations as kids. (98 mins.)
“ From Spain
Comedy

Very good comedy, for me, better than current hollywood comedies ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
71.
Sleep Tight (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
You wake day after day to the comfort and security of your home. But how safe is it really? (102 mins.)
“ From Spain
Horror-Thriller

Excelent Horror-Thriller movie!!! Luis Tosar great performance. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
72.
Memories of Murder (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In a small Korean province in 1986, three detectives struggle with the case of multiple young women being found raped and murdered by an unknown culprit. (131 mins.)
Director: Joon Ho Bong
“ From South Korea
Crime-Drama-Mystery

Great movie, excelent Crime-Drama movie, in my top 10 of SK movies ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
73.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The story of T.E. Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks. (216 mins.)
Director: David Lean
“ From UK/USA
Drama-Adventure-History-War

Great movie for all times. For really 7th Art lovers ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
74.
One for the Road (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Friday night in Mexico City... guided by three different ways of understanding the world, 20-year-olds, Juan, Rodrigo and Christian live after-hour adventures of friendship, love, and respect in a city marked by social differences. (90 mins.)
“ From Mexico
Drama

A good drama-movie. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
75.
The Noble Family (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Three spoiled children who are cut off from their family fortune and forced to do the unthinkable - get a job. (108 mins.)
Director: Gary Alazraki
“ From Mexico

Very good comedy made in Mexico. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
76.
The Berlin File (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Exposed during an illegal arms trade gone wrong in Berlin, a North Korean "ghost" agent finds himself in the crosshairs of an international manhunt. Was he betrayed by his wife or his country? He must prepare to make the ultimate sacrifice. (120 mins.)
Director: Seung-wan Ryoo
“ From South Korea
Action-Drama-Thriller

Quizas el mejor thriller asiatico para el 2013. Accion y suspenso en toda la pelicula, un Borne asiatico? quedo en espera de la segunda parte.

Maybe the best asian thriller for 2013. Action and suspense all movie, an asian Borne? i am waiting for The Berlin File 2 ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
77.
Drug War (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A drug cartel boss who is arrested in a raid is coerced into betraying his former accomplices as part of an undercover operation. (107 mins.)
Director: Johnnie To
“ From China/Hong Kong
Actio-Crime-Thriller

Otra buena pelicula de uno de mis directores favoritos de asia. Imperdible para todo verdadero fan del cine asiatico.

Another good movie from one of my favorite directors of asia. A must for any true fan of Asian cinema.

Some excelent movies by Johnnie To (Director) :
- Mad Detective
- Election
- Breaking news
- Vengeance
- Exiled ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
78.
Haute Cuisine (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The story of Danièle Delpeuch and how she was appointed as the private chef for François Mitterrand. (95 mins.)
“ From France
Biography-Comedy

Bonita historia basada en Danièle Delpeuch cuando fue la encargada de la cocina privada del presidente de Francia.

Good story about Danièle Delpeuch when she was in charge of private kitchen of President of France ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
79.
Wrinkles (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An astonishing cocktail of friendship, resistance and life set among the unexpected landscape of an elderly care facility. (89 mins.)
“ From Spain
Animation-Drama

Muy buena pelicula animada desde España, un buen drama sobre los ancianos, sus enfermedades y sus cuidos. No es una pelicula para niños.

Very good animation movie from Spain, a good drama about elderly and his cares. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
80.
Seven Samurai (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves. (207 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
“ From Japan
Action-Drama

De las que tenia en mi lista de pendientes, filmada por el maestro Akira Kurosawa, obligatoria para los amantes del cine en general. Gran pelicula de accion con buen contenido de drama.

Filmed by the master Akira Kurosawa, for movie lovers, great action movie with one dose of drama. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
81.
Verdades verdaderas, la vida de Estela (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In 1976, a coup d'etat by the Armed Forces replaced the argentine constitutional Government and policies... (99 mins.)
“ From Argentina/Venezuel/Spain
Biography-Drama-History

Un excelente drama que cuenta la historia de un grupo de mujeres que perdieron hijos e hijas y su busqueda de sus nietos luego de la dictadura. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
82.
The Body (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A detective searches for the body of a femme fatale which has gone missing from a morgue. (108 mins.)
Director: Oriol Paulo
“ From Spain
Thriller

Gran pelicula de suspenso, no te pierdas el final.

Great thriller movie, don't miss the end of the movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
83.
Corazón de león (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After she loses her mobile phone, a lawyer receives a call from the person who found it. They talk and hit it off very quickly. But she's in shock when she sees that he's very short. (94 mins.)
“ From Argentina
Comedy-Drama-Romance

Que excelente comedia romantica.

Excelent comedy-romance movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
84.
A Flat for Three (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Three divorced fathers are forced to live together. (119 mins.)
Director: Carlo Verdone
“ From Italy
Comedy-Drama ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
85.
The Counterfeiters (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The story of the Operation Bernhard, the largest counterfeiting operation in history, carried out by Germany during WWII. (98 mins.)
“ From Austria/Germany
Crime-Drama-War

Muy buena historia acerca de la mayor operacion de falsificaciones ideada por los alemanes.

Very good Drama-War movie.
Won Oscar Best Foreign Language Film of the Year 2008 ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
86.
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A recently laid off factory worker kidnaps his former boss' friend's daughter, hoping to use the ransom money to pay for his sister's kidney transplant. (129 mins.)
Director: Chan-wook Park
“ South Korea

Para los amantes de los buenos drama-crime les recomiendo la trilogia de la venganza: Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002), Oldboy (2003) and Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005)

For drama-crime lovers, I recommend : Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002), Oldboy (2003) and Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005) ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
87.
The Great Beauty (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Jep Gambardella has seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades, but after his 65th birthday and a shock from the past, Jep looks past the nightclubs and parties to find a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty. (141 mins.)
“ From Italy/France
Comedy-Drama

Una de esas peliculas en la que solo existen los dos extremos, te gusta o no te gusta. Un buen drama, grandes frases en los dialogos.

Good drama-comedy, great story.

Nominated Best Foreign Language Film of the Year 2014.
Won Golden Globe 2014 Best Foreign Language Film ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
88.
Stockholm (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
It starts with a guy trying to get a girl he met at a party to like him. She refuses but he doesn't give up and story continues in a long and interesting conversations between them during which he manages to gain her attention. (90 mins.)
“ From Spain
Drama-Romance

Conoces a alguien, un dia te encanta, y otro dia, ya no es lo que parecia?

Good drama-romance movie.

Won Goya 2014: Best New Actor - Javier Pereira
Best Actress - Laura Garrido
Best New Director - Rodrigo Sorogoye ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
89.
The Suspect (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Dong-chul is the best field agent in North Korea until he is abandoned during a mission, his wife and daughter murdered. Hunted and on the run, torn between grief and vengeance, his revenge mission begin. (137 mins.)
Director: Shin-yeon Won
“ The Suspect

From South Korea

Action-Thriller

Excelent action-thriller movie, of course, SK, big example for Hollywood, how make very good thrillers. ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
90.
On the Job (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Filipino crime thriller inspired by a real-life scandal in which prison inmates are temporarily released from prison to work as contract killers on behalf of politicians and high ranking military officials. (118 mins.)
Director: Erik Matti
“ From Phillipines

Action-Crime-Drama-Thriller

A very good Thriller, great movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
91.
The Machine (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
In efforts to construct perfect android killing machines in a war against China, UK scientists exceed their goal and create a sentient robot. (91 mins.)
Director: Caradog James
“ From UK

Sci-Fi - Thriller

A very good Sci-Fi movie from UK, forgot the rating, it's a good movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
92.
Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A stranded young ladybug, forms an alliance with a squad of black ants, to retrieve a rather unusual treasure to the ant hive. (89 mins.)
“ From France/Belgium

Animation-Adventury-Family

Great animation movie!!! ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
93.
Instructions Not Included (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
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. (115 mins.)
Director: Eugenio Derbez
“ From Mexico

Comedy-Drama

Very good movie, good job Eugenio Derbez ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
94.
The Physician (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In Persia in the 11th Century, a surgeon's apprentice disguises himself as a Jew to study at a school that does not admit Christians. (150 mins.)
Director: Philipp Stölzl
“ From Germany

Adventure-Drama

Very good History-Drama movie ” - mauricio_sanchez
 
95.
Metro Manila (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Seeking a brighter future in megacity Manila, Oscar Ramirez and his family flee their impoverished life in the rice fields of the northern Philippines... (115 mins.)
Director: Sean Ellis
“ From Philippines/UK

Crime-Drama

Very good Crime-Drama movie ” - mauricio_sanchez