Most Popular Titles With Primary Country of Origin Dominican Republic
1. El Fantasma de mi Novia (2018)
94 min | Comedy, Romance
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.
2. Veneno (2018)
96 min | Action, Drama, Sport
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.
4. Carpinteros (2017)
106 min | Drama
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 »
6. Perico ripiao (2003)
Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy
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.
7. La fiesta del Chivo (2005)
132 min | Drama
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.
8. Sanky Panky (2007)
110 min | Comedy, Musical
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.
11. Todas las mujeres son iguales (2017)
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.
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.
13. Feo de día, lindo de noche (2012)
TV-PG | 95 min | Comedy
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.
14. Sanky Panky 2 (2013)
99 min | Comedy
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.
15. Botija (2018)
100 min | Drama, Thriller
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.
16. Cómplices (2018)
PG-13 | Comedy, Romance
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.
19. Nueba Yol (1995)
106 min | Comedy, Drama
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.
Votes: 381 | Gross: $0.98M
20. El rey de Najayo (2012)
R | 101 min | Crime, Drama
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.
21. Pobres Millonarios (2018)
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.
22. Melocotones (2017)
80 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
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.
24. Todos los hombres son iguales (2016)
86 min | Comedy
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.
33. Dólares de arena (2014)
Not Rated | 84 min | Drama
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.
35. Tubérculo Gourmet (2015)
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.
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.
50. Azúcar amarga (1996)
75 min | Drama, Romance
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 »
Votes: 593 | Gross: $0.39M