Most Popular Titles With Primary Country of Origin Dominican Republic


1. El Fantasma de mi Novia (2018)

94 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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A petty thief who can see the dead meets the ghost of an actress who has 9 days to find real love and wake up from a coma.

Director: Francis "Indio" Disla Ferreira | Stars: William Levy, Carmen Villalobos, Fausto Mata, Susana Dosamantes

Votes: 23

2. Veneno (2018)

96 min | Action, Drama, Sport

8.4
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The origin and rise of the most famous Dominican wrestler of all time, Rafael Sánchez aka Jack Veneno, and his arch-nemesis, José Manuel Guzmán aka Relámpago Hernández.

Director: Tabaré Blanchard | Stars: Manny Perez, Pepe Sierra, Richard Douglas, Ovandy Camilo

Votes: 248

3. Colours (2019)

87 min | Drama | Post-production

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Director: Luis Cepeda | Stars: Stephany Liriano, Christian Alvarez, Francis Cruz, Olga Consuegra

4. Carpinteros (2017)

106 min | Drama

6.9
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68 Metascore

Julián finds love and a reason for living in the last place imaginable: the Dominican Republic's Najayo Prison. His romance, with fellow prisoner Yanelly, must develop through sign language... See full summary »

Director: José María Cabral | Stars: Orestes Amador, Ramón Emilio Candelario, Carlota Carretero, Jose Cruz

Votes: 372

5. Colao (2017)

88 min | Comedy, Romance

7.6
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A coffee grower, single at almost 40, goes to the city in search of the only thing lacking in his life: love.

Director: Frank Perozo | Stars: Manny Perez, Evelyna Rodriguez, Anthony Alvarez, Celines Toribio

Votes: 155

6. Perico ripiao (2003)

Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy

7.2
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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: 445

7. La fiesta del Chivo (2005)

132 min | Drama

6.4
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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: 747

8. Sanky Panky (2007)

110 min | Comedy, Musical

6.2
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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: 436

9. Sambá (2017)

Drama, Sport

7.0
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Sambá is a sports drama about redemption through the metaphor of life and boxing.

Directors: Israel Cárdenas, Laura Amelia Guzmán | Stars: Laura Gómez, Algenis Perez Soto, Ettore D'Alessandro, Riccardo Bardellino

Votes: 50

10. Rubirosa (2018)

Biography | Post-production

Story of Porfirio Rubirosa, the Dominican playboy and suspected spy.

Directors: Carlos Moreno, Hugo Rodríguez, Juancho Cardona, Mauricio Lule | Stars: Manolo Cardona, Damián Alcázar, Ana Serradilla, Carolina Guerra

11. Todas las mujeres son iguales (2017)

Comedy

7.5
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After Yoli ends up alone again, she joins three other women in a fun weekend to get a break from their relationships with men. The husband and fiance of two of them join a private investigator to follow them in secret.

Director: David Maler | Stars: Iris Peynado, Christian Meier, Ettore D'Alessandro, Frank Perozo

Votes: 76

12. En tu piel (2018)

Drama, Romance | Completed

Two strangers have an intense casual encounter but later, both will realize that what has emerged is superior to pure physics, understanding that human relationships are more complex than a simple exchange of caresses.

Director: Matías Bize | Stars: Eva Arias, Josue Guerrero

13. Feo de día, lindo de noche (2012)

TV-PG | 95 min | Comedy

6.1
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A not so good-looking man is enchanted with a spell that turns him handsome from 8 pm to midnight. Problems arise when he falls in love for real.

Director: Alfonso Rodríguez | Stars: Fausto Mata, Frank Perozo, Evelyna Rodriguez, Irvin Alberti

Votes: 98

14. Sanky Panky 2 (2013)

99 min | Comedy

5.9
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Genaro is still working as a Sanky Panky, to the dismay of his girlfriend. Things will get tricky when a strange and powerful Italian family arrives at the hotel, and Genaro must take care of the Mamma.

Director: José Enrique Pintor | Stars: Fausto Mata, Tony Pascual, Aquiles Correa, Alina Vargas

Votes: 55

15. Botija (2018)

100 min | Drama, Thriller

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To fund an operation of his granddaughter, a man decides to unearth a buried treasure, and is joined by two so-called journalists ready to take everything away.

Director: Fernando Fabian | Stars: Miguel Ángel Martínez, Eddy Avila, Anny Ferreiras, Enmanuel de León

16. Cómplices (2018)

PG-13 | Comedy, Romance

4.6
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An expert seducer takes his nephew on a beach trip in search of hot women. But an old love, the only woman capable of causing him trouble, shows up there.

Director: Luis Eduardo Reyes | Stars: Arath de la Torre, Jesús Zavala, Héctor Aníbal, Eva Arias

Votes: 91

17. Powder and Gold (2015)

Action, Adventure, Thriller

7.1
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The real-life story of a drug cartel leader set to Macbeth.

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

Votes: 33

18. Pimp Bullies (2011)

R | 78 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

3.2
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Five suspects holding a piece of the truth behind an unsolved crime.

Director: Alfonso Rodríguez | Stars: Catalina Rodriguez, Gerardo Celasco, Ving Rhames, Lizbeth Santos

Votes: 189

19. Nueba Yol (1995)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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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: 381 | Gross: $0.98M

20. El rey de Najayo (2012)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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Julián, a powerful drug lord risen from revenge, meets Laura, a woman who has instead chosen to forgive, and who will drive him to self-confrontation.

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

Votes: 215

21. Pobres Millonarios (2018)

Comedy

6.2
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The Morales family falls into poverty after losing their patriarch and spending all their fortune. They'll have to learn to live in a poor neighborhood.

Director: Roberto Angel Salcedo | Stars: Dalisa Alegria, Maria Castillo, Alfonso Crisóstomo, Manny Cruz

Votes: 11

22. Melocotones (2017)

80 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.7
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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, Ramón Langa

Votes: 16

23. Dos Policias en Apuros (2016)

Action, Comedy

6.7
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Two crazy Dominican cops and a disciplined FBI agent join their forces to investigate an international criminal network.

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

Votes: 33

24. Todos los hombres son iguales (2016)

86 min | Comedy

6.3
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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, Frank Perozo, Nashla Bogaert, Josue Guerrero

Votes: 57

25. La Gunguna (2015)

TV-MA | 87 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.2
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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: Gerardo Mercedes, Wasen Ou, Jalsen Santana, Isaac Saviñón

Votes: 326

26. Andrea (2005)

120 min | Horror, Thriller

4.6
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A vengeful spirit haunts Andrea and her family after she removes a cross from a sacred tomb.

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

Votes: 175

27. ¿Quien manda? (2013)

87 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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A couple of uncommitted partners just looking for fun get into a battle of egos as they fall in love.

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

Votes: 469

28. Cristiano de la secreta (2009)

TV-PG | 90 min | Comedy

6.5
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Eddy tries to woo Deborah by hiding his Christian faith and posing as a "bad boy".

Director: Archie Lopez | Stars: Nashla Bogaert, Rene Castillo, Luis José Germán, Sabrina Gómez

Votes: 808

29. Tropico de Sangre (2010)

116 min | Drama, History

6.0
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A chronicle of the struggle of the Mirabal sisters against Rafael Trujillo's dictatorship and their death at the hands of the regime.

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

Votes: 366

30. La soga (2009)

R | 102 min | Crime, Drama

6.3
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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: 706 | Gross: $0.21M

31. Del Color de la Noche (2015)

94 min | Drama

7.3
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An account of key events in the life of the late Dominican political leader José Francisco Peña Gómez.

Director: Agliberto Meléndez | Stars: José Francisco Gerardino, Dany De La Rosa, Leury Brand, Mario Lebrón

Votes: 15

32. Yuniol (2007)

Drama

7.1
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Two young men (one poor, the other rich) are partnered to study for a college application exam. Both will witness class differences first-hand.

Director: Alfonso Rodríguez | Stars: Shalim Ortiz, Frank Perozo, Hemky Madera, Charytin

Votes: 294

33. Dólares de arena (2014)

Not Rated | 84 min | Drama

5.9
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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: 360

34. Éxito por intercambio (2003)

95 min | Drama

3.5
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A nice girl with dreams of becoming a singer finds herself threatened by the corruption of show business.

Director: Miguel Vásquez | Stars: Rafael Alduey, Anthony Alvarez, Georgina Duluc, Eddy Herrera

Votes: 18

35. Tubérculo Gourmet (2015)

Comedy

6.6
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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: 35

36. Tubérculo Presidente (2016)

Comedy

6.2
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Tubérculo gets elected President of the Dominican Republic, with his friend Tirson as vice-president and counselor.

Director: Archie Lopez | Stars: Elizabeth Ruiz, Jorge Pabón, Raymond Pozo, Fefita La Grande

Votes: 22

37. Los Paracaidistas (2015)

Comedy

6.8
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A group of friends make a pact to break the record to crash 100 parties without invitation.

Director: Archie Lopez | Stars: Daniel Sarcos, Fausto Mata, Cheddy García, Mozart La Para

Votes: 164

38. Cinderelo (2017)

Comedy

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A romantic comedy set on Dominican Republic.

Director: Beto Gómez | Stars: William Levy, Joaquín Cosio, Miguel Rodarte, Solly Duran

39. El Plan Perfecto (2017)

Action, Comedy

4.5
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A group of warehouse employees are scammed and charged with theft. Now they have to flee as they devise a plan to reveal the truth.

Director: Roberto Angel Salcedo | Stars: Roberto Angel Salcedo, Fausto Mata, Carolyn Aquino, Dotol Nastra

Votes: 15

41. El proyeccionista (2019)

Drama | Post-production

A lonely man who operates a film projector finds his only solace in a woman he sees on a film reel. After the reel is lost in an accident, he sets out to find the woman through the remotest, poorest places of the Dominican Republic.

Director: José María Cabral | Stars: Francis Cruz, Félix Germán, Cindy Galán

42. Quiero ser fiel (2014)

TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

5.6
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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: 130

43. Lotoman (2011)

Comedy

6.9
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The lives of two brothers change after winning the lottery, with many consequences from the shift in social status.

Director: Archie Lopez | Stars: Raymond Pozo, Miguel Céspedes, Chelsy Bautista, Olga Bucarelli

Votes: 902

44. Pulso (2018)

103 min | Drama, Thriller

5.0
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A cheating husband decides to seek revenge against the woman who infected him with HIV.

Director: Giancarlo Beras-Goico | Stars: Alfonso Rodríguez, Ana Carmen Leon, Francisco Alejandro Vásquez, Nanssie Santelises

Votes: 6

45. Locas y Atrapadas (2014)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Five women trapped in an elevator confess their bitter life experiences caused by evil men and society.

Director: Alfonso Rodríguez | Stars: Carlos Alfredo, Héctor Aníbal, Eva Arias, Silvana Arias

Votes: 65

46. Reinbou (2017)

Drama

7.6
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Angel Maceta searches for the father he never knew, who fought in the 1965 Dominican civil war.

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

Votes: 39

47. Pueto Pa' Mi (2015)

Drama, Music

6.9
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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, Pepe Sierra, Francis Cruz, Yamile Scheker

Votes: 43

48. Un macho de mujer (2006)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy

4.2
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A young wife of a sworn macho becomes tired of his domineering behavior and sets out to change him for good.

Director: Alfonso Rodríguez | Stars: Roberto Angel Salcedo, Anabell Alberto, Tania Báez, María Cristina Camilo

Votes: 189

49. Mi Suegra y Yo (2016)

TV-PG | 97 min | Comedy

4.1
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Ernesto has to deal with his bossy mother-in-law after she moves to his home with her friends.

Director: Roberto Angel Salcedo | Stars: Charytin, Roberto Angel Salcedo, Hony Estrella, Manolo Ozuna

Votes: 28

50. Azúcar amarga (1996)

75 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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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: 593 | Gross: $0.39M