Uruguay (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. A Twelve-Year Night (2018)
TV-MA | 122 min | Adventure, Biography, Crime
1973. Uruguay is governed by a military dictatorship. One autumn night, three Tupamaro prisoners are taken from their jail cells in a secret military operation. The order is precise: "As we can't kill them, let's drive them mad."
2. The Last Matinee (2020)
88 min | Horror, Thriller
It's a soaking wet day with rain pouring down and one of the best things to do is to go seek refuge in a great old cinema. There's just one problem: a murderer is on the loose and he also has taken refuge there.
3. The Silent House (2010)
Not Rated | 86 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror
A girl becomes trapped inside a house and becomes unable to contact the outside world as supernatural forces haunt it.
4. Whisky (2004)
94 min | Comedy, Drama
When his long-lost brother resurfaces, Jacobo, desperate to prove his life has added up to something, looks to scrounge up a wife. He turns to Marta, an employee at his sock factory, with ... See full summary »
5. Boku No Hero Academia: Realidad Alterna (2018–2019)
Mankind has developed superpowers known as "Quirks"; this is the power the vast majority possesses, those who do not, are being discriminated against and looked down on. Indeed, villains ... See full summary »
6. Andes Mágicos (2019– )
6-part documentary series showcasing the landscape and people living in the Andes mountain regions from the southern tip of South America across Argentinia, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador and Colombia.
8. Grey Eyes (2018)
100 min | Action, Sci-Fi
In a post-apocalyptic future, mankind is color blind. A brilliant scientist suddenly dies, leaving his precious briefcase-filled with a highly-addictive synthetic drug that allows people to... See full summary »
85 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Aboard a cruise ship out at sea, a young sailor discovers a door mysteriously leading to an apartment in Montevideo. Meanwhile, a group of Asian farmers find an abandoned shed in the valley, attributing it supernatural powers.
10. El Cinco (2014)
100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Argentinian soccer player leaves his club for a career outside sports. During his last five matches , he struggles with the question what he will do with his life.
12. The Employer and the Employee (2021)
106 min | Drama
The employer is a young man from a middle-class family; he leads a modern life and doesn't fit in with the traditional stereotype of rural producer. But he has one pressing concern: his ... See full summary »
13. Acne (2008)
Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy, Drama
Rafa, a teenage boy who is just edging into his teens tries to unravel the mysteries of love and sex in this coming-of-age story. He is mired in the lower depths of adolescence; his skin is... See full summary »
15. Hilda's Short Summer (2021)
88 min | Drama
Hilda is a lonely woman living in the town of Conception. She intentionally shatters any kind of emotional bond with the people around her. Her life is interrupted when her eldest son ... See full summary »
16. La Teoría de los Vidrios Rotos (2021)
80 min | Comedy
Claudio is promoted to policy coordinator at the Santa Marta insurance company, which he must represent in a remote and small city, where after arriving numerous cars begin to be set on ... See full summary »
18. Anina (2013)
Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
A fantastical journey into the world of a ten-year-old girl who, following a playground skirmish, is given the weirdest punishment in the history of weird punishments.
22. Bad Day to Go Fishing (2009)
Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Western
A flamboyant impresario and an ageing ex-wrestling champion arrive in a small town, offering a hefty award to the local challenger. In fact, the promoter wants to rinse the spectators for every penny. But, is this a good day to go fishing?
23. Leo's Room (2009)
Unrated | 95 min | Drama, Romance
Leo, a young man coming to terms with his own sexuality, runs into Caro, a primary school friend he fancied when they were kids, who's now trying to ward off her own personal demons. This ... See full summary »
26. El Cojonudo (2005)
22 min | Short, Comedy
A young city couple are stuck in a gas station over a lost road in open countryside. An old man, disturbed by their disrespectful behavior, starts telling a story about respect, an ... See full summary »
28. The Moneychanger (2019)
97 min | Comedy, Drama
Spanning the fifties to the seventies, the film follows Humberto as he gets increasingly in over his head with multiple shady book-cooking schemes throughout South America, leading to an ultimate life-or-death decision.
29. Muñeco viviente V (2008)
93 min | Thriller
Bruno is a normal teen except for one thing, something about his past torments him, a very weird experience that only happens in summer. When his parents leave him alone, some bizarre events unfold.
30. Ghosting Gloria (2021)
113 min | Comedy
A single 30-year-old who has never had an orgasm, finally finds her ideal lover but the only caveat is that he doesn't inhabit the world of the living.
31. Goodbye Momo (2005)
Not Rated | 108 min | Drama
With a poetic nod to Fellini, Leonardo Ricagni uses the carnival atmosphere to transport the viewer to a magical place where realism and surrealism live side by side in Uruguay - and what a wonderful place to be.
32. Años luz (2021)
81 min | Comedy, Drama
Mateo, Belén and María José, three sibling that have grown apart, are forced to meet again in order to close the deal to sell the house they spent their childhood in. Therefore, they will ... See full summary »
33. In This Tricky Life (2001)
Not Rated | 103 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Montevideo, Uruguay. In this comedic drama, Elisa, 27, dreams of opening her own hairdressing salon in one of the rich districts of the Uruguayan capital. A bit of a rebel, one day Elisa ... See full summary »
35. So Much Water (2013)
102 min | Comedy, Drama
Alberto, a divorced father, takes his two children for a vacation at a thermal resort in Salto. Things don't turn out as planned as the non-stop rain forces them to stay indoors, away from ... See full summary »
37. El Candidato (II) (2016)
80 min | Comedy
"The Candidate" delivers a behind-the-scenes tale of a campaign being run in an effort to get nondescript millionaire Martin Marchand (Diego de Paula) elected to office. A team of advisers ... See full summary »
38. 9 (2022)
Drama | Post-production
A successful football player suffering media harassment and the pressure of his surroundings seeks escape from the hell his life has turned into.
39. Straight to VHS (2021)
76 min | Documentary
A film shot and released on VHS in 1989. A mysterious cult work of Uruguayan cinema surrounded by strange theories about its creator, Manuel Lamas, about whom nothing is known. The ... See full summary »
41. Carmen Vidal Mujer Detective (2020)
70 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Carmen Vidal is a private detective addicted to pizza, beer and marijuana who fights against a criminal Senator to avenge the death of her colleague, in a modern film noir about self-improvement.
42. Nasha Natasha (2020)
83 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
Natalia Oreiro's story is absolutely unique. She is the only performer from Rio de la Plata and one of the very few Latin American performers who, despite language and cultural barriers, ... See full summary »
43. Zanahoria (2014)
Not Rated | 100 min | Drama, Thriller
Two Uruguayan journalists embark on a journey of secrets, simulations, furtive encounters and paranoia when a mysterious informant contact them with the intention to reveal evidence of ... See full summary »
45. 7 Sea Pirates (2012)
Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
A swashbuckling adventure aboard a pirate ship, turns into a battle for survival when Selkirk and Pupi, find themselves captive and marooned on a deserted island after the crew steals their treasure map and discovers their true identities.
46. Rebel Land (2010– )
Adventure, Romance, Western
Maremma, the second half of the 19th Century
Two young men, who've grown up together, share a passion for adventure and an unbridled love for the savage nature of their land. Their different... See full synopsis »
47. Las olas (II) (2017)
87 min | Drama
Exhausted after leaving work, Alfonso goes to the beach and dives into the sea. Coming to the surface, he finds himself on another beach, in another time. His parents are waiting for him, ... See full summary »
50. Rambleras (2013)
93 min | Comedy
Three women - a single girl, scared of being alone forever, another whose boyfriend is still attached to his ex-wife and an old lady who has nobody left - will learn from each other that ... See full summary »