Best award winning movies with a refreshing take from Colombia

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with a refreshing take from Colombia! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with a refreshing take from Colombia, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Encanto (2021)

The tale of an extraordinary family, the Madrigals, who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia, in a magical house, in a vibrant town, in a wondrous, charmed place called an Encanto. The magic of the Encanto has blessed every child in the family—every child except one, Mirabel. But when she discovers that the magic surrounding the Encanto is in danger, Mirabel decides that she, the only ordinary Madrigal, might just be her exceptional family's last hope.

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2021-10-13 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Stephanie Beatriz, María Cecilia Botero

Rating

rating icon 7.604
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    enchanting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    vibrant imagery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    magical

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2 Luz: The Flower of Evil (2019)

In the thickness of the mountains, in an isolated community led by a preacher known as El Señor, a presumed new Messiah is brought, unleashing a wave of violence and pain.

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2019-10-07 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Yuri Vargas, Conrado Osorio

Rating

rating icon 4.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #104 for
    cautionary tale
  2. Ranked #110 for
    symmetry plots
  3. Ranked #128 for
    for horror movie day

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3 Another Forever (2016)

You know the moment when your sorrow is so profound that you can't help but imagine yourself somewhere far away... this is the story of someone who did more than just imagine.

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2016-10-20 | Drama

Cast

Daniela Escobar, Marlon Moreno

Rating

rating icon 4.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #159 for
    propulsive
  2. Ranked #329 for
    sisterhood
  3. Ranked #480 for
    wallowing in self pity

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4 Memories of My Father (2020)

In the polarized and violent Medellín (Colombia's 'City of Eternal Spring') of the 1970s, doctor Héctor Abad Gómez is concerned about both his children and children from less favored classes. After a devastating loss in the family, Héctor gives himself to the greater cause of public health programs for the poor in Medellín to the consternation of the city's authorities.

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2020-08-22 | Drama / History

Cast

Javier Cámara, Daniela Abad Lombana

Rating

rating icon 7.556
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    long-lasting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    faithful to book
  3. Ranked #5 for
    testosterone-driving

Trailer

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5 The Wind Journeys (2009)

After his wife's death, a vallenato singer from Majagual, Sucre, decides to quit music and return his allegedly cursed accordion to his master. He is joined by Fermín Morales, a teenage boy who admires him and wishes to follow his footsteps. Together, they start a journey throughout several towns in Northern Colombia to Taroa, in La Guajira desert, where the singer's master supposedly lives.

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2009-04-30 | Drama / Music

Cast

Marciano Martínez, Yull Núñez

Rating

rating icon 6.875
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #154 for
    spoon-feeding
  2. Ranked #292 for
    perilous journey
  3. Ranked #316 for
    memorable tune

Trailer

The Wind Journeys trailer
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6 Maria Full of Grace (2004)

A pregnant Colombian teenager becomes a drug mule to make some desperately needed money for her family.

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2004-01-18 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Catalina Sandino Moreno, Guilied Lopez

Rating

rating icon 7.216
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #285 for
    extraordinary
  2. Ranked #291 for
    shoo in
  3. Ranked #294 for
    lowbrow

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7 Birds of Passage (2018)

During the marijuana bonanza, a violent decade that saw the origins of drug trafficking in Colombia, Rapayet and his indigenous family get involved in a war to control the business that ends up destroying their lives and their culture.

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2018-08-02 | Drama / Crime

Cast

José Acosta, Carmiña Martínez

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #67 for
    thudding sound
  2. Ranked #96 for
    like Scarface
  3. Ranked #125 for
    brash

Trailer

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8 Undertow (2009)

A married fisherman struggles to reconcile his devotion to his male lover within his town's rigid traditions.

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2009-09-23 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Cristian Mercado, Manolo Cardona

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #91 for
    high-running emotions
  2. Ranked #134 for
    erotically charging
  3. Ranked #169 for
    cathartic

Trailer

Undertow trailer
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9 The 33 (2015)

Based on the true story of the collapse of a mine in San Jose, Chile—that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.

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2015-08-06 | Drama / History

Cast

Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro

Rating

rating icon 6.375
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #173 for
    biased view
  2. Ranked #198 for
    realistic portrayal
  3. Ranked #209 for
    Survival Movie

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10 The Hidden Face (2011)

A Spanish orchestra conductor deals with the mysterious disappearance of his girlfriend.

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2011-09-16 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Quim Gutiérrez, Martina García

Rating

rating icon 7.286
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #162 for
    mysterious
  2. Ranked #164 for
    psychological mystery
  3. Ranked #193 for
    most thrilling

Trailer

The Hidden Face trailer
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