Argentine movies

List of the best Argentine movies selected by visitors to our site: The Blonde One, Two Plus Two, Wild Tales, The Heist of the Century, The Secret in Their Eyes, The Motorcycle Diaries, Terrified, Inseparables, 4x4, The Employment.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama
StyleUnexpected ending, Black humor, Depressive

Gabriel rents a room in Juan’s House. They work together in a Woodwork place. Gabriel is a very quiet guy and has a little daughter. Juan is a party boy who has a lots of girls around. Inadvertently the sexual tension starts to grow between them. It opens a new hidden forbidden world they have to deal with.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersFriends, Girlfriends
PlotLove, Passion, Love triangle
PlaceParty, Office
StyleExplicit scenes

When the fun of double dating begins to grow old, Richard and Bettina share a dirty little secret with their friends Diego and Emilia: They live a double life as swingers, and would love to share this practice with them.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrethriller, comedy, drama
CountryArgentina, Spain, France, United Kingdom
PlotRevenge, Fate, Rivalry
StylePsychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Heavy, Smart

Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, comedy, drama, crime, biography
CountryArgentina, USA
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Bank robbery
StyleLight, Fascinating

In 2006, a group of thieves performed what is considered one of the most famous and smart bank heists in the history of Argentina. How they robbed the Rio bank is as surprising as what happened afterwards. This is their story.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryArgentina, Spain
CharactersWriters, Lawyers, Friends, Partners
PlotSoccer, Revenge, Investigation, Obsession, Mystery
StyleAction, Fascinating, Disturbing

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.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama, adventure, biography, history
CountryUSA, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Brazil, United Kingdom, Germany, France
CharactersStudents, Friends, Girlfriends, Poor
PlotOn real events, Travel, Motorcycles, Friendship, Fate
StyleTo cry, Touching

"The Motorcycle Diaries" is based on the journals of Che Guevara, leader of the Cuban Revolution. In his memoirs, Guevara recounts adventures he, and best friend Alberto Granado, had while crossing South America by motorcycle in the early 1950s.

Markimdb: 6.5
PlotInvestigation, Supernatural

Police commissioner Funes and three researchers of supernatural phenomena investigate inexplicable events that are occurring in the suburbs of Buenos Aires.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersDisabled people
PlotOn real events, Friendship

Felipe a wealthy businessman who has been quadriplegic, due to an accident, is looking for a therapeutic assistant. There are several highly qualified, but he decides to take the assistant of his gardener, Tito who has decided to resign.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, crime
CountryArgentina, Spain
CharactersThieves, Terminally ill
PlotOn real events, Survival, Cars, Hostage
StyleUnexpected ending, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think

Buenos Aires, Argentina. A luxurious van is parked on the sidewalk. A man enters with the purpose of stealing whatever he can find, but when he wants to leave, he cannot. The doors do not open, the control panel does not respond: the van has become an armored box and he is trapped like a mouse.

Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, drama, cartoon, short

A man prepares and goes to work in a bizarre world, where the meaning of human workforce is taken to another level.

Markimdb: 6.1
CharactersStrong women
PlotLove, Friendship, Social Media
StyleRomantic, Light, For girls

A 36-year-old meek woman realizes that there’s younger people trying to outpace her doing much less, so she makes a risky change by removing her filter.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryArgentina, Spain, Germany
PlotDepression, Internet
StyleSoulful, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Serious

Martin is a neurotic web designer taking baby steps out of the isolation of his one-room apartment and his virtual reality. Mariana is an artist fresh out of a a long relationship. They are perfect for each other, live on the same street, in opposite buildings, but they never meet. Can the movement of a modern city of three million people bring them together?

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryArgentina, Spain
CharactersDogs, Artists, Clowns, Scammers, Friends
PlotFriendship, Art
StyleLight, Soulful, Fascinating, Black humor

Arturo, the successful owner of an art gallery, and Renzo, a talented but decadent painter, are old friends who cannot stop bickering. One day, Arturo comes up with a solution to all their problems, but the plan they concoct turns out to be crazier and riskier than they originally expected.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryArgentina, Spain
PlotRobbery, Bank robbery, Revenge, Investigation, Loneliness
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Tense, For men, Disturbing

A paraplegic computer engineer that moves in a wheelchair and works in his basement starts hearing noises and voices of bank-robbers.

Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryArgentina, Spain
CharactersTeens, Serial killers, Spy, Thieves, Friends
PlotLove, War, On real events, Dancing, Motorcycles
PlaceSchool, Egypt, London, Israel
StyleUnexpected ending, Atmospheric, Smart, Serious, Disturbing

Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1971. Carlos Robledo Puch is a 19-year-old boy with an angelic face, but a vocational thief as well, who acts ruthlessly, without remorse. When he meets Ramón, they follow together a dark path of crime and death.

CharactersMafia, Thieves, Scammers, Partners
PlotMoney, Justice
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Smart, Serious, For men

Two con artists try to swindle a stamp collector by selling him a sheet of counterfeit rare stamps (the "nine queens")

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, fantasy, drama
PlotRevolution, Uprising

The denizens of a nameless city "in the year XX" have lost their voices. People communicate by mouthing out words that are spelled mid-air. The only person who has kept the use of her voice is La Voz ("the voice"), a singer working for the sole TV channel broadcast in the city, run by Mr. TV, who desires La Voz. La Voz wears a hood over her head that hides away her face. She has a son called Tomás, an eyeless little kid who nonetheless also has a voice (although this is kept a secret). Tomás lives next door to Ana, whom he one day befriends after a letter addressed to his house is erroneously delivered to hers.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryArgentina, Spain
StyleTo cry, Fascinating, Touching

When the retired seventy-seven years old hypochondriac widower Fred moves to an apartment in Madrid, his temperamental daughter Cuca has an incident with his next door neighbor, the elder Argentinean Elsa. Later, they meet each other and Elsa seduces Fred with her reckless behavior and view of life and they have a romance.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, musical, crime
CountryDenmark, Finland, Norway, Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Iceland, Germany, United Kingdom, Argentina, USA, Sweden, France
CharactersFriends, Blind
PlotFriendship, Fate, Mystery, Dreams, Self-sacrifice
PlaceSmall cities
StyleTouching, Depressive, Heartbreaking, Serious

Selma, a Czech immigrant on the verge of blindness, struggles to make ends meet for herself and her son, who has inherited the same genetic disorder and will suffer the same fate without an expensive operation. When life gets too difficult, Selma learns to cope through her love of musicals, escaping life's troubles - even if just for a moment - by dreaming up little numbers to the rhythmic beats of her surroundings.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, adventure
CountryColombia, Venezuela, Argentina
CharactersIndians, Snake, Scientists, Amazons, Warriors
PlotTravel, Money, Friendship, Death, Weapon
PlaceVillage, Jungle, Nature, Mountains
StyleMakes me think

The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel through the Amazon in search of a sacred plant that can heal them. Inspired by the journals of the first explorers of the Colombian Amazon, Theodor Koch-Grunberg and Richard Evans Schultes.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryArgentina, Spain
CharactersFriends, Cows

A comedy that chronicles a chance encounter between Robert and a Chinese named Jun who wanders lost through the city of Buenos Aires in search of his uncle after being assaulted by a taxi driver and his henchmen.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefamily, cartoon, short

In a world controlled and timed by the light, a common man has a plan that could change the destiny.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, drama, history
CountryArgentina, Spain, Norway, France
PlotThe escape, Death

Patagonia, 1960. A German physician meets an Argentinian family and follows them on the long desert road to Bariloche where Eva, Enzo and their three children are going to open a lodging house by the Nahuel Huapi lake. Unaware of his true identity, they accept him as their first guest.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime, detective
CharactersHorses, Gay, Mafia, Police, Friends
PlotDeath, Mystery
PlaceNight Clubs
StyleExciting, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Buenos Aires in the 1980s. Detective Chavez, a family man and a tough cop, once again must solve a mysterious crime. To reveal the identity of the murderer, Chavez must clarify the enigma waiting in ambush to capture his own heart. Passion surprises even the most astute detective. What will triumph: law or desire?

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryArgentina, Spain, Uruguay

Set in Argentina in 1965, the story follows the tumultuous relationship between two men who became lovers and ultimately ruthless bank robbers in a notoriously famous footnote in the annals of crime history. After a large-scale hold-up that turns bloody, the two men must flee. It is not long before the police are surrounding the building they are in and they must confront their demons to survive.

Markimdb: 7
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
CountryArgentina, Spain
PlotOn real events, Abduction, Hostage, Weapon
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense

In Argentina, between 1982 and 1985, the Puccios, a well-established family of San Isidro, an upper-class suburb of Buenos Aires, kidnap several people and hold them as hostages for a ransom.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure
CountryFrance, USA, United Kingdom, Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Germany, Netherlands, Argentina
PlotAdventure, Travel, Passion, Friendship, Snow
StyleInspirational, Atmospheric, Explicit scenes

Dean and Sal are the portrait of the Beat Generation. Their search for "It" results in a fast paced, energetic roller coaster ride with highs and lows throughout the U.S.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersGay, Writers, Friends, Artists
PlotPassion, Friendship
StyleAtmospheric, Touching, Serious

Eugenio offers his childhood friend Martin a work for the summer. With a game of power and desire a relationship starts to grow that goes beyond their friendship.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, military, history
CountrySpain, Argentina
CharactersHeroes, Military, Writers
PlotOn real events, Political, Missing people, Dreams
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, Fascinating, Intellectual

Salamanca, Spain, 1936. In the early days of the military rebellion that began the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), writer Miguel de Unamuno supports the uprising in the hope that the prevailing political chaos will end. But when the confrontation becomes bloody, Unamuno must question his initial position.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountrySpain, Argentina, Uruguay
PlotDeath, Experiments, Ghosts, Insomnia
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, Cemetery, Abandoned houses
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

In an abandoned psychiatric hospital, a theatre group experiments with insomnia for the preparation of a stage play. With the passage of days without sleep, they reach new thresholds of perception that expose them to the secrets of the place and the energies that inhabit it. When Bianca, a young, promising actress, joins the cast, competing for the lead role, she must survive not only the intensity of the work and her cast mates, but the unknown force that is pulling them towards a tragic outcome.