Most Popular Feature Films With Country of Origin Dominican Republic


1. Código Paz (2014)

101 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Pedro Ruiz, is a Dominican real estate broker by day and a savvy but out-of-luck thief by night. Desperate to look for respect climbing the money ladder the easy way, he gets in the wrong mansion at the wrong time.

Director: Pedro Urrutia | Stars: David Maler, Paula Ferry, Héctor Aníbal, Nashla Bogaert

Votes: 221

2. Ladrones (2015)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Legendary thief Alejandro Toledo return to his roots with a new partner to reclaim land stolen from a hard working community by a ruthless family of crooks.

Director: Joe Menendez | Stars: Fernando Colunga, Eduardo Yáñez, Miguel Varoni, Jessica Lindsey

Votes: 175 | Gross: $3.06M

3. Sugar (I) (2008)

R | 114 min | Drama, Sport

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
82 Metascore

Dominican baseball star Miguel "Sugar" Santos is recruited to play in the U.S. minor-leagues.

Directors: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck | Stars: Algenis Perez Soto, Jose Rijo, Walki Cuevas, Santo Silvestre

Votes: 4,059 | Gross: $1.08M

4. The Feast of the Goat (2005)

132 min | Drama

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Urania Cabral returns to Santo Domingo, after several years, and remembers her and her family's relationship to Rafael Trujillo, the Dominican dictator, as well as the events surrounding his assassination.

Director: Luis Llosa | Stars: Tomas Milian, Isabella Rossellini, Paul Freeman, Juan Diego Botto

Votes: 702

5. El rey de La Habana (2015)

125 min | Drama

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Recently escaped from reformatory, young Reinaldo struggles to get by in the streets of Havana in the late 90s, one of the worst decades for Cuban society. Hopes, disillusionment, rum, good... See full summary »

Director: Agustí Villaronga | Stars: Maikol David, Yordanka Ariosa, Héctor Medina, Jean Luis Burgos

Votes: 152

6. Andrea: The Revenge of the Spirit (2005)

120 min | Horror, Thriller

4.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Based on a true story in the Dominican Republic, Andrea, a young girl unleashes a spirit after removing a cross on a sacred holy ground cemetery. The spirit terrorizes Andrea and her family... See full summary »

Director: Rogert Bencosme | Stars: Frankeli Bencosme, Priamo A. Bencosmo, Anny Ferreiras, Anthony Ferreiras

Votes: 155

7. Oro y Polvo (2015)

Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The real-life story of a drug cartel leader set to Macbeth.

Director: Felix Limardo | Stars: Cody Kasch, Rafael Amaya, Ricardo Chavira, Carolina Guerra

Votes: 18

8. By the Sea (2016)

80 min | Drama

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Searching for his lost father, a boy will have to be strong to survive.

Directors: Bladimir Abud, Francisco Bladimir Abud | Stars: Sonny Kelly, Teofilo Terrero, Cheddy García, Richard Douglas

Votes: 19

9. Love Child (2011)

97 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Maria, 18 year old daughter of a single mother, decides to look for the father she has never met after her mother dies in a tragic accident. She finally finds him in a nearby town, living ... See full summary »

Director: Leticia Tonos | Stars: Julietta Rodriguez, Victor Checo, Gastner Legerme, Dionis Rufino

Votes: 132

10. Pimp Bullies (2011)

78 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

3.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

Five suspects holding a piece of the truth behind an unsolved crime.

Director: Alfonso Rodríguez | Stars: Ving Rhames, Steven Bauer, Adrian Bellani, Marcos Bonetti

Votes: 174

11. Sand Dollars (2014)

Not Rated | 84 min | Drama

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
79 Metascore

An older European woman becomes enchanted with a young Dominican woman who must struggle to make ends meet. Love brings a flow of entanglements in a drama which unfolds like palm trees in an irresistible storm.

Directors: Israel Cárdenas, Laura Amelia Guzmán | Stars: Geraldine Chaplin, Yanet Mojica, Ricardo Ariel Toribio, Bernard Bizel

Votes: 272

12. Falling (V) (2016)

89 min | Drama, Romance

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

ASLAN has 24 hours to change the memories his ex, ALMA, has of their life together.

Director: Ana Rodríguez Rosell | Stars: Emma Suárez, Celines Toribio, Birol Ünel

13. Todos los hombres son iguales (2016)

86 min | Comedy

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Joaquín, a recently divorced airline pilot, meets Manolo and Juan Luis, who are also divorced. Together, they establish rules to support their life as new bachelors. Everything changes when they try to seduce their housekeeper.

Director: Manuel Gómez Pereira | Stars: Christian Meier, Nashla Bogaert, Frank Perozo, Mike Amigorena

Votes: 28

14. Who's the Boss? (2013)

87 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Alex and Natalie, two individuals, who, in every romantic relationship, never get drawn into a formal relationship, who are looking to have fun without any commitments beyond three months, ... See full summary »

Director: Ronni Castillo | Stars: Frank Perozo, Nashla Bogaert, Micky Montilla, Amauris Pérez

Votes: 424

15. Tropico de Sangre (2010)

116 min | Drama, History

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

This is the story of three brave women; Patria, Minerva, and Maria Teresa, they were known as the Mirabal Sisters, born into a privileged family in the fields of Salcedo. At that time, the ... See full summary »

Director: Juan Delancer | Stars: Michelle Rodriguez, Juan Fernández, Sergio Carlo, Claudette Lalí

Votes: 331

16. Loki 7 (2016)

101 min | Comedy

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Alvaro and his friends try to scam a Dominican crime lord in order to pay off a debt to a Russian mobster.

Director: Ernesto Alemany | Stars: Isaac Saviñón, José Guillermo Cortines, David Chocarro, Shalim Ortiz

Votes: 43

17. Cuban Blood (2003)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Comedy

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The year is 1958, and in Holguín, Cuba, a boy's world is about to change forever.

Director: Juan Gerard | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Iben Hjejle, Diana Bracho, Gael García Bernal

Votes: 493

18. Pueto Pa' Mi (2015)

Drama, Music

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two young rappers face hardships and poverty but will never give up on their dreams, going all out for success.

Director: Ivan Herrera | Stars: Denise Quiñones, Francisco Cruz, Omar Ramirez, Axel Mansilla

Votes: 36

19. Sanky Panky (2007)

110 min | Comedy, Musical

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Genaro gets a job at a resort in hopes of marrying an American woman and moving to New York in search of a better life. He meets a tourist called Martha and everything seems going according to plan, until her boyfriend shows up.

Director: José Enrique Pintor | Stars: Fausto Mata, Zdenka Kalina, Tony Pascual, Aquiles Correa

Votes: 389

20. The King of Najayo (2012)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The dramatic story of Julian, a Dominican drug lord who despite his confinement in prison, was still able to maintain Dominican society in a state of suspense, for over 13 years. At the ... See full summary »

Director: Fernando Baez Mella | Stars: Manny Perez, Luz García, Sergio Carlo, Juan Maria Almonte

Votes: 200

21. Perico ripiao (2003)

Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Three convicted criminals escape from prison carrying only a Güira, a Tambora and an Accordion. During their journey they meet with a bunch of interesting characters and are forced to use their musical skills to help them get home.

Director: Ángel Muñiz | Stars: Raymond Pozo, Manolo Ozuna, Phillip Rodríguez, Giovanny Cruz

Votes: 394

22. Dos Policias en Apuros (2016)

Action, Comedy, Family

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Two crazy Dominican cops and a disciplined FBI agent join their forces to investigate an international criminal network.

Director: Francis Disla | Stars: Fausto Mata, Manolo Ozuna, Adrian Uribe, Juan Maria Almonte

Votes: 12

23. Nueba Yol (1995)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The humble and hardworking Orodoto Balbuena finally gets an opportunity of realizing his lifelong dream of reaching New York and living the "American Dream", but soon finds out that things aren't as pretty as he thought.

Director: Ángel Muñiz | Stars: Luisito Martí, Caridad Ravelo, Raúl Carbonell, Rafael Villalona

Votes: 344 | Gross: $0.98M

24. Cinderelo

Comedy | Post-production

A romantic comedy set on Dominican Republic.

Director: Beto Gómez | Stars: William Levy, Joaquín Cosio, Stephany Liriano, Miguel Rodarte

26. La Gunguna (2015)

87 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The stories behind a .22 caliber pistol that brings bad luck and misfortune to any person that takes possession of it.

Director: Ernesto Alemany | Stars: Patricia Ascuasiati, Nashla Bogaert, Francisco Cruz, Fiume Michel Gomez

Votes: 222

27. Todo Incluido (2015)

Comedy

2.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

A group of insurance employees go to a sales convention at a beach resort in Punta Cana, where they get involved in various situations.

Director: Roberto Angel Salcedo | Stars: Fausto Mata, Cuquín Victoria, Mario Peguero

Votes: 8

28. La soga (2009)

R | 102 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
51 Metascore

A cop works against his country's corrupt government in order to find justice on a case.

Director: Josh Crook | Stars: Manny Perez, Denise Quiñones, Juan Fernández, Paul Calderon

Votes: 675 | Gross: $0.21M

30. Flor de Azúcar (2016)

110 min | Adventure, Drama, History

4.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A young peasant is forced to flee for killing involuntarily an abusive guard. After an entire year hiding in a remote fishing island, he decides to return to his countryside and reunite with his wife and daughters.

Director: Fernando Baez Mella | Stars: Héctor Aníbal, Vladimir Acevedo, Natasha Alburquerque, Christian Alvarez

Votes: 12

31. Mr. Emmett & The Canned Peaches (2016)

80 min | Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi | Post-production

When Diego's girlfriend decides to leave him after a disastrous anniversary getaway, he will find any means possible to amend or fix what happened. Even if it means competing with different versions of himself when traveling through time.

Director: Héctor Valdez | Stars: Peter Vives, Joaquín Ferreira, Frank Perozo, María Guinea

32. Quiero ser fiel (2014)

90 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Albert marries the woman of his dreams, but he's about to lose her while trying to discover the answer to why men cheat.

Director: Joe Menendez | Stars: Valentino Lanus, Sandra Echeverría, Jon Molerio, Vladimir Acevedo

Votes: 105

33. Agujero Negro (2017)

Comedy, Drama | Post-production

Add a Plot

Director: Diego Araujo | Stars: Victor Arauz, Alejandro Fajardo, Cristina Morrison, Marisol Romero

34. La Familia Reyna (2015)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The rebel eldest son of a prosperous family returns home, setting off a series of events that will help them forget old feuds.

Director: Tito Rodríguez | Stars: David Maler, Danilo Reynoso, Adalgisa Pantaleon, Cuquín Victoria

Votes: 27

35. Cristo Rey (2013)

96 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In a poor shantytown of Santo Domingo, Haitians and Dominicans struggle amidst a complex social and political context. Two half brothers, Janvier and Rudy, will get into a confrontation for... See full summary »

Director: Leticia Tonos | Stars: James Saintil, Akari Endo, Yasser Michelén, Jalsen Santana

Votes: 130

36. Al Sur de la Inocencia (2014)

90 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

5.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Step siblings Vera and Andres flee to the south of the Dominican Republic alongside a photographer, Santiago, who they just met the night before at Vera's homecoming party, and come to ... See full summary »

Director: Héctor Valdez | Stars: Christian Alvarez, Sarah Jorge León, Frank Perozo, Christopher Abreu Lyons

Votes: 59

37. Lotoman (2011)

Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Modesto & Manuel are brothers that get their lives changed by wining the lottery. The new life walk them through funny (and some embarrassing) situations that come along with their new ... See full summary »

Director: Archie Lopez | Stars: Olga Bucarelli, Elias Caamaño Perez, Fico Cruz, Miguel Céspedes

Votes: 885

38. ¿Pa' Qué me Casé? (2016)

Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Love affairs between couples and ex-couples, which give possible answers to why there are so many divorces today.

Director: Roberto Angel Salcedo | Stars: Fausto Mata, Cheddy García, Carlos de la Mota, Techy Fatule

39. Reinbou (2016)

Drama | Post-production

Add a Plot

Directors: Andrés Curbelo, David Maler | Stars: Nashla Bogaert, Héctor Aníbal, David Maler, Katherine Castro

40. Nadie muere en Ambrosía

Adventure, Fantasy | Pre-production

Add a Plot

Director: Héctor Valdez | Stars: Macarena Gómez, Asier Etxeandia, Hugo Silva, Adrián Lastra

41. Tubérculo Gourmet (2015)

Comedy

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Big eater Tubérculo and his neighbor Tirson broke their friendship because of a misunderstanding, but 20 years later, an unexpected event brings them together again.

Director: Archie Lopez | Stars: Raymond Pozo, Miguel Céspedes, Cheddy García, Paula Disla

Votes: 23

42. Los Fabulosos Ma' Mejores (2015)

Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A ragtag Dominican kid's baseball team and their nutty coach must find a way to use their charm and skill to enter into the first ever Dominican Little League Baseball Tournament.

Director: Carlos Manuel Plasencia | Stars: Luis Jose Lopez, Denise Quiñones, Felipe Polanco, Cuquín Victoria

43. Savana - Sesso e diamanti (1978)

91 min | Action, Adventure

5.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Guido Leoni | Stars: Maria Conchita Alonso, Diogenes Castillo, Evelyn Chia, Angelo Chiriboga

Votes: 20

44. Check Mate (2012)

81 min | Drama

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

David Hernandez is a well-known television host in the Caribbean. He hosts a game show called "Jaque Mate" (Check-Mate)... See full synopsis »

Director: José María Cabral | Stars: Ico Abreu, Luis Manuel Aguilo, Marcos Bonetti, Olga Bucarelli

Votes: 312

45. Bitter Sugar (1996)

75 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Gustavo is a young Havana Communist who believes in the revolution; he hopes for a scholarship to study aeronautical engineering in Prague. But his faith in the new Cuba is tested: his ... See full summary »

Director: Leon Ichaso | Stars: René Lavan, Mayte Vilán, Miguel Gutiérrez, Larry Villanueva

Votes: 575 | Gross: $0.39M

46. Kill the Dictator (2013)

90 min | Drama

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The chronicles of the end of the Trujillo era between 1959 and 1961.

Director: Felix Limardo | Stars: Amaury Nolasco, Efrain Figueroa, Mercedes Renard, Antonio Jaramillo

Votes: 216

47. El vacilón: The Movie (2005)

R | 90 min | Comedy

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The adventures and misadventures of New York Spanish-language radio personalities Luis Jimenez and Moonshadow, from the morning program El Vacilón de la Mañana.

Director: Agustin | Stars: Luis Jimenez, Moonshadow, Ruperto Vanderpool, Paul Rodriguez

Votes: 94 | Gross: $1.69M

48. Primero De Enero (2014)

85 min | Drama, Family

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

When a 12-year-old boy learns that his father's beloved piano is stolen, he and his two best friends set out on an exciting, cross-country journey through beautiful DOminican Republic to bring it back home before January 1st.

Director: Erika Bagnarello | Stars: Lya Abreu, Marcos Bonetti, Carlos Báez, Manuel Chapuseaux

Votes: 9

49. Pantaleón y las visitadoras (1975)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Add a Plot

Directors: José María Gutiérrez Santos, Mario Vargas Llosa | Stars: José Sacristán, Pancho Córdova, Katy Jurado, Rosa Carmina

Votes: 35

50. A Ritmo de Fe (2013)

84 min | Music

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A poor but talented dancer relies on his faith to overcome obstacles and lands as a contestant on a TV dance competition.

Director: José Gómez | Stars: Hayrol Abreu, Loraida Bobadilla, Vladimir Acevedo, Laura Isabel Fernández

Votes: 21