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La mitad del mundo (2009)
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The sexual awakening of Mingo, a young man of 25 years old with a mental disability, brings him both popularity and problems... (92 mins.)
 
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The Castle of Purity (1973)
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The story of a disciplined and sexually driven man who keeps his family isolated in his home for years... (110 mins.)
Director: Arturo Ripstein
 
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The Heist (1976)
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In Mexico city, the most infamous jail "Lecumberri" three prisoners make a plan to introduce drugs. (83 mins.)
Director: Felipe Cazals
 
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Canoa: A Shameful Memory (1976)
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A group of students arrives in a small town during a hiking expedition. Once there, the local priest... (115 mins.)
Director: Felipe Cazals
 
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Las poquianchis (De los pormenores y otros sucedidos del dominio público que acontecieron a las hermanas de triste memoria a quienes la maledicencia así las bautizó) (1976)
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Based in the true case of the sisters who ran brothels in which kidnapping, killings and clandestine burial were common. (110 mins.)
Director: Felipe Cazals
 
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Lo negro del 'Negro'... (Poder que corrompe) (1987)
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Based on the book by the same name, the film follows the exploits of Arturo "El Negro" Durazo, who was the head of the police department in Mexico City, we witness his crimes and his eccentric life, that will inevitably lead to his fall.
 
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The Bricklayers (1976)
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A watchman is murdered in a building site. The movie narrates the several versions of implicates. Based in the Vicente Leñero's novel. (122 mins.)
Director: Jorge Fons
 
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El Santos vs la Tetona Mendoza (2012)
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El Santos tries to help the zombies of Sahuayo but his ex-wife, La Tetona Mendoza, asks him to get rid of the zombie plague. However, the world gets worse and Santos has to work with his foe, El Peyote. (96 mins.)
 
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After Lucia (2012)
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Alejandra and her dad Roberto have just moved to town. She is new at school, he has a new job. Starting over is sometimes complicated when you have left so much behind. (103 mins.)
Director: Michel Franco
 
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Los de abajo (1978)
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(124 mins.)
 
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Un embrujo (1998)
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Set in Mexico during the 30's, a young boy falls in love with his elementary school teacher. (130 mins.)
Director: Carlos Carrera
 
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Biutiful (2010)
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This is the story of Uxbal, a man living in this world, but able to see his death, which guides his every move. (148 mins.)
 
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Violet Perfume: No One Is Listening (2001)
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A poignant and moving urban drama, focusing on the growing problem of sexual assault in Mexico City... (90 mins.)
Director: Maryse Sistach
 
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Bad Habits (2007)
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Intertwining stories of abuse, adultery, and anorexia center around a family and with obsessed mother living in Mexico City. (103 mins.)
Director: Simón Bross
 
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Perras (2011)
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Ten girls are suspected of committing a horrible crime, and until they confess, they won't be able to leave their school. (100 mins.)
Director: Guillermo Ríos
 
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El mil usos (1981)
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The tragic adventures of a illiterate man named "Milusos" who leaves his family & hometown to go to the big city and try to better his luck. And finds he's unprepared for what he encounters. (113 mins.)
 
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El mil usos II (1984)
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In this sequel our title character, decides to try his luck in the USA as an illegal.
 
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Post Tenebras Lux (2012)
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Juan and his urban family live in the Mexican countryside, where they enjoy and suffer a world apart. And nobody knows if these two worlds are complementary or if they strive to eliminate one another. (115 mins.)
Director: Carlos Reygadas
 
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Aquí entre nos (2011)
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Tired of being taken for granted by his wife and 3 daughters, Rodolfo Guerra wakes up one morning and decides not to go to work. Then the craziness begins. (73 mins.)
 
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Tear This Heart Out (2008)
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Set in 1930's in Puebla, Mexico, a young woman finds herself in an arranged marriage to a prominent politician (Andres Ascencio). As his career progresses, she finds it more difficult to remain a loyal, loving wife. (107 mins.)
Director: Roberto Sneider
 
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Deep Crimson (1996)
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The life of a man who preys on unsuspecting women for a living is changed when he finds an accomplice in the woman who loves and controls him. (110 mins.)
Director: Arturo Ripstein
 
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Azul Intangible (2013 Documentary)
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A journey over and about the sea that portrays the diversity and charm of the seas Mexican northwest. (67 mins.)
Director: Eréndira Valle
 
25.
Oscura Seduccion (2010 TV Movie)
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A Doctor falls for the wrong Nurse. (89 mins.)
Director: Walter Doehner
 
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Señorita Pólvora (2015 TV Series)
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The death of valentina's father octavio will make valentina to face all the truth of his father being in the mafia, there is where she meets miguel and where all the adrenaline starts to flow.
Director: Chava Cartas