Filming Location Matching "El Escorial, Madrid, Spain" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Someone Has to Die (2020)
TV-MA | 149 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
The story begins with a young boy being asked by his parents to return to Spain to meet his fiance. He returns accompanied by Lazaro, a mysterious ballet dancer.
4. The Time in Between (2013–2014)
853 min | Adventure, Drama, History
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 ... See full summary »
5. Captain Alatriste: The Spanish Musketeer (2006)
145 min | Adventure, Drama, History
Viggo Mortensen plays the Spanish soldier-turned-mercenary Captain Alatriste, a heroic figure from the country's 17th century imperial wars.
6. Solomon and Sheba (1959)
Not Rated | 141 min | Drama, History, Romance
After becoming king of ancient Israel, Solomon faces threats coming from his jealous dispossessed brother Adonijah, the Egyptian Pharaoh and the scheming Queen of Sheba.
Votes: 3,150 | Gross: $12.20M
7. Yuli (2018)
Not Rated | 115 min | Biography, Drama, History
The director Icíar Bollaín presents the story of the Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta, a legend on the dance world and the first black dancer to perform some of the most famous ballet roles. A dancer who did not want to dance.
8. The Return of the Musketeers (1989)
PG | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
In France in 1649, the services of the Four Musketeers are needed again, and they run into some old foes from twenty years before.
10. The Pride and the Passion (1957)
132 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
During the Napoleonic Wars, a British captain is sent to Spain to help prevent the French from stealing a powerful cannon.
Votes: 2,720 | Gross: $8.75M
11. Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971)
PG-13 | 87 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery
Paris...at the turn of the century. Inspector Vidocq investigates a series of unexplained murders at a Grand Guignol-type theatre...where the players have suddenly become real-life victims. Based on the story by Edgar Allan Poe.
14. El Sur (1983)
Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A woman reflects on her childhood relationship with her father, attempting to understand the depths of his despair and the truth of his myths.
16. Holy Goalie (2017)
95 min | Comedy
When the monks living at a small rural monastery face it being transformed into a hotel due to the lack of income, a newcomer monk convinces them their only chance is teaching them soccer ... See full summary »
19. The Valdemar Legacy (2010)
104 min | Horror, Mystery
Luisa Llorente, an expert on taxation of old buildings, had recently gone to the Victorian mansion Valdemar to conduct an inventory of property ownership. After she mysteriously disappeared... See full summary »
20. Red Eagle (2011)
119 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Red Eagle takes place in 1660, where Portugal, France and England are all trying to take over Spain. A masked man known as, Aguila Roja ("Red Eagle"), is the hero among people, a man who ... See full summary »
21. The Garden of Delights (1970)
GP | 95 min | Drama
A middle age construction tycoon is wheelchair-bound and amnesiac from a car accident in the company of his mistress. He alone had access to all his business's secrets, including the combination to the safe and his Swiss bank account.
23. Taxi (1996)
112 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
A young girl, after failing an exam, is forced by her father, a taxi-driver, to learn his profession. Soon she discovers that her father is not only a driver but also a member of a racist ... See full summary »
24. The Dumbfounded King (1991)
106 min | Comedy, History
After spending a night with a sensual prostitute, the King of Spain decides that he wants to see his wife naked. His decision causes a real revolution amidst his subjects.
25. Demonios en el jardín (1982)
R | 97 min | Drama
In a small Spanish village, Gloria, the imperious head of a troubled family, is devoted to her two sons. The brothers, Óscar and Juan, have frequent violent disputes. Óscar, the oldest, and... See full summary »
26. Wounded by the Wind (2017)
75 min | Drama
His father's death forces David to take charge of his legacy. Among their belongings is something unexpected: letters of love of another man. Baffled by the discovery, he decides to visit ... See full summary »
28. La corte de Faraón (1985)
98 min | Comedy, Musical
In the early Spanish Civil Post-war, in Madrid, during the most hard times of the Franco dictatorship, a group of second-rate players try to get out of their wretched lives taking advantage... See full summary »
29. Barbaric Years (1998)
111 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Two students are arrested for painting revolutionary graffiti on the university walls. They escape from the camp and flee with two American girls, disguised as rich young men who are ... See full summary »
30. Al este del oeste (1984)
85 min | Comedy, Western
Bill 'Golden Guns' is hired to free a town from its outlaws. He wants to remain unnoticed, but falls in love with the mayor's daughter and the situation gets complicated when she is kidnapped.
32. Poppers (1984)
83 min | Action, Thriller
A guy named Santos is released from prison after having killed his best friend. The dead friends father then organizes a manhunt to kill Santos. Santos escapes and then turns things around as he starts hunting the hunters.
33. Sex Crazy (2006)
99 min | Comedy
Nono is a young schizophrenic who believes himself destined to stop the global arms race. He has always lived alone with his overwhelming mother, now he meets crazy Ramon.
35. Las ibéricas F.C. (1971)
90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance
The novelty of women's football fills in the stadia with fans of the sport, and of the beautiful legs. The women are more interested in leading their boyfriends to the church then in field ... See full summary »
36. WWW. (2012)
122 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
People say and do things in cyberspace that they wouldn't ordinarily say or do in the real world. It's a double-edged sword. Sometimes people share very personal things about themselves or they show unusual acts of sinfulness.
38. Murió hace quince años (1954)
101 min | Drama
Diego is taken as a child to Russia to avoid the Spanish Civil War. He will be instructed to spread communism becoming a political agitator. His next mission is returning to Spain and concerns his own father. His inner conflicts arise.
39. Nuevo en esta plaza (1966)
100 min | Comedy, Drama
Sebastián Palomo Linares was born into a humble family but with great human values. The boy becomes a shoemaker's apprentice but dreams of becoming a famous bullfighter. At night and away ... See full summary »
40. El francotirador (1978)
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Lucas lives with his daughter in a quiet town. One day Franco suffers a terrorist attack, as a result of which Lucas's daughter dies. The pain and hatred take over Lucas and he decides to go to Madrid and plan the assassination of Franco
43. Goya, historia de una soledad (1971)
110 min | Biography, Drama
Goya's life in the most juicy dramatic stage of the painter's biography, when he is over forty years old and the first symptoms of his deafness are manifested. From her romantic ... See full summary »
44. Flamenco (1952)
Approved | 110 min | Documentary
Title changed to "Flamenco" when it was first released in the USA in 1954, this is a program of Spanish songs and dances with the emphasis on "flamenco" or gypsy contributions. The USA ... See full summary »
45. Feroz (1984)
115 min | Fantasy
Pablo, a strange young man who only feeds on wild fruits, is lost in the forest. A psychologist saves him from an attack of wild dogs and tries to help him from his psychological ... See full summary »
46. Sangre en el ruedo (1969)
100 min | Drama
Manuel still remembers the postwar days in which he was a famous bullfighter, and together with his friend Juan, the most popular pair. That was before an unfortunate accident destroyed their friendship.
47. Eyes Leave Traces (1952)
100 min | Crime, Drama
Martin, a perfume seller coincide with his former classmate and bright, Roberto, who has left her lover planted tonight. Roberto Martin accompanies her home and meets his wife Berta, which ... See full summary »
48. Miss Caribe (1988)
90 min | Comedy
A woman's father dies in a Central American country and leaves her a bizarre inheritance: a ship which acts as a floating brothel under the appearance of being a restaurant. Alejandra, our ... See full summary »