Movies about Spain

List of the best movies for melodramas about Spain, selected by visitors to our site: Elisa & Marcela, Ibiza, Loving, Our Lovers, Kiki, Love to Love, The Cliff, Julieta, Barcelona Christmas Night, Sorry If I Call You Love, Barcelona Summer Night
In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Elisa & Marcela (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama

In 1901, Marcela Gracia Ibeas took on the identity of Mario Sánchez to marry her lover of fifteen years, Elisa Sanchez Loriga.

Ibiza (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersDJs, Friends
PlaceParty, Spain, Night Clubs
StyleFor girls, For a group of friends, Netflix, Unexpected ending

When her not exciting job takes her to Ibiza for business reasons, a woman finds love amidst the partying.

Loving (2017)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Friends, Pupils
PlotLove, Jealousy

Laura and Carlos love each other as if every day was the last, and perhaps that first love intensity is what will tear them apart a year later.

Our Lovers (2016)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersSamurai, Writers

Carlos is a man who goes to a coffee shop-library to take a cup, where Irene is reading a book. Not a reason for it, Irene close to Carlos and talks with him, starting a friendship with a little rules: no pasts, no birth names, no modern ways to contact between them (as Internet or similar), and finally not falling in love each other. Calling themselves Hada Chalada ('Crazy Fairy') and Duende Chiflado ('Mad Goblin'), both pass the days walking around the city engaged with magic, surrealist and funnies conversations about life, love and themselves, at the same time that Carlos tries to end his new script with his friend Cristóbal, and eccentric writer obsessed with Japan.

Kiki, Love to Love (2016)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersFamily, Surgeons
PlotLove, Holidays
PlaceForest, Spain, Night Clubs

Through five stories, the movie addresses sex and love: Paco and Ana are a marriage looking for reactivate the passion of their sexual relations, long time unsatisfied; Jose Luis tries to recover the affections of his wife Paloma, sit down on a wheelchair after an accident which has limited her mobility; Mª Candelaria and Antonio are a marriage trying by all way to be parents, but she has the trouble that no get an orgasm when make love with him; Álex try to satisfy Natalia's fantasies, while she starts to doubt if he finally will ask her in marriage; and finally, Sandra is a single woman in a permanent searching for a man to fall in love. All them love, fear, live and explore their diverse sexual paraphilias and the different sides of sexuality, trying to find the road to happiness.

The Cliff (2016)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrethriller, melodrama
PlotSects, Investigation

A mass suicide involving members of a cult takes place in the Canary Islands. Gabriel's younger sister, Cordelia, who he hasn't seen for years, was one of the cult followers. Gabriel decides to travel there and find out what happened.

Julieta (2016)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama, detective
CharactersDogs, Single mothers, Parents
PlotDepression, Mystery, Death, Love, Obsession, Loneliness
StyleMakes me think, To cry

The film spans 30 years in Julieta’s life from a nostalgic 1985 where everything seems hopeful, to 2015 where her life appears to be beyond repair and she is on the verge of madness.

Barcelona Christmas Night (2015)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.6)
CharactersFamily, Newlyweds
PlotLove, Happiness, Holidays, Love at first sight
PlaceSpain, USSR
TimeNew Year, Winter

Multiple love stories unfold in Barcelona during Christmas's Eve.

Sorry If I Call You Love (2014)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.5)
PlotLove, Love with age difference
StyleCute, Romantic

A successful, attractive, intelligent and brilliant advertising executive is longing to finally find emotional stability in his life, and decides to propose to his girlfriend. After she refuses his proposal, his life takes a turn when a new young lady enters his life.

Barcelona Summer Night (2013)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersGay, Parents, Newlyweds
PlotLove, First love, Love at first sight
StyleTo cry

In 2012 the comet Rose crossed the skies of the city of Barcelona and its magic that night caused 346 love stories flourish. An atmosphere of dreams, hopes and desire mixed to give a special connection between people. From these stories six are the stars of the film. A dinner among friends with a love of life is coupled with a first time for miles. An encounter that can change their lives and revive old ties that clash with the discovery of a baby on the way. In parallel, the struggle between friendship and love strikes the last story, a clandestine love between gay athletes who have to make a tough decision.

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The Time in Between (2013)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.3)
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure
CharactersFriends, Mothers, Spy
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, To cry

Sira Quiroga is a young Spanish dressmaker engaged to a solid suitor when a suave typewriter salesman upends her life. Spain is being upended by a civil war and the new regime's growing alliances with Nazi Germany. Sira, smart, gutsy and resourceful with a Scarlett O'Hara-like ability to whip up designer duds on a moment's notice, Sira has spunk. Sira gains and loses a small fortune, is dumped by her cad of a lover in Morocco, runs guns to get the cash to start her life anew and becomes couturier to the Nazi wives stationed in Madrid. Urged on by her friend, the real-life British spy Rosalinda Fox, Sira, too, aids the British cause.

I Want You (2012)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.9)
Genremelodrama, drama
PlotLove triangle, Motorcycles, Love, Boxing
StyleTo cry, Touching

Sequel to "Three Steps Above Heaven". The sexy Gin (Clara Lago) is the new love of Hache (Mario Casas), but this can not forget his former girlfriend (Maria Valverde), so the love triangle is inevitable.

Room in Rome (2010)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.1)
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersGirlfriends, Lesbians
PlotTravel, Mystery, Loneliness, Love
PlaceRussia, Spain, Italy, Moscow, Hotels
StyleAtmospheric, Soulful

A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.

Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySpain, USA
CharactersArtists, Girlfriends, Lesbians
PlotLove, Seduction, Time travel, Love triangle
StyleTo cry, Philosophical

Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.

The Fountain (2006)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersDoctors, Writers, Terminally ill
PlotDreams, Consciousness, Cancer, Death, Loneliness, Obsession
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleMind-altering, Expanding consciousness, Philosophical, Atmospheric, Makes me think

Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.

Mad Love (2001)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountrySpain, Italy, Portugal, France
CharactersKings, Priests
PlotLove, Intrigue, Obsession, Political, Rivalry

The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.

The Mask of Zorro (1998)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, melodrama, adventure, western
CountryUSA, Germany
PlotWar, Justice, Adventure, Revenge
PlaceSpain, Mexico
TimeMiddle Ages

It has been twenty years since Don Diego de la Vega fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as the legendary romantic hero, Zorro. Having escaped from prison he transforms troubled bandit Alejandro into his successor, in order to foil the plans of the tyrannical Don Rafael Montero who robbed him of his freedom, his wife and his precious daughter.