Best award winning movies with immensely talented directing from Peru

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

1 The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)

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.

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2004-02-06 | Drama

Cast

Gael García Bernal, Rodrigo de la Serna

Rating

rating icon 7.434
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #20 for
    travelogue
  2. Ranked #72 for
    hagiography
  3. Ranked #106 for
    callow

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2 Retablo (2018)

Segundo sees silence as his only option for dealing with his father Noé’s secret. The 14-year-old lives with his parents in a village high up in the mountains. Noé is a respected artisan and Segundo’s role model. With loving eye for detail, he artfully crafts altarpieces for church and homes, and is preparing his son to follow in his footsteps. But cracks form in their tight bond.

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2018-12-19 | Drama

Cast

Amiel Cayo, Junor Bejar

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #356 for
    most heartbreaking
  2. Ranked #400 for
    most chilling
  3. Ranked #418 for
    most potent

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3 Madeinusa (2006)

Madeinusa is a girl who lives in an isolated village in the mountains of Peru. This strange place is characterized by its religious fervor, and seemingly odd custom: from Good Friday at three o’clock in the afternoon to Easter Sunday, the whole village can do whatever it feels like.

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2006-01-26 | Drama

Cast

Magaly Solier, Carlos J. de la Torre

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #172 for
    like The Last Picture Show
  2. Ranked #187 for
    Urban Legend
  3. Ranked #188 for
    great story

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4 The Milk of Sorrow (2009)

Fausta is suffering from a rare disease called the Milk of Sorrow, which is transmitted through the breast milk of pregnant women who were abused or raped during or soon after pregnancy. While living in constant fear and confusion due to this disease, she must face the sudden death of her mother. She chooses to take drastic measures to not follow in her mother's footsteps.

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2009-02-13 | Drama

Cast

Magaly Solier, Susi Sánchez

Rating

rating icon 6.258
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #141 for
    lugubrious
  2. Ranked #189 for
    like The Last Picture Show
  3. Ranked #204 for
    startling image

Trailer

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5 The Debt (2015)

Set against the backdrop of an international finance deal in New York and Peru, Oliver's Deal is an intense political drama which explores how far people will go to get what they want.

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2015-04-24 | Mystery / Drama

Cast

Stephen Dorff, David Strathairn

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #224 for
    interconnected story
  2. Ranked #308 for
    salt of the earth
  3. Ranked #326 for
    like The Prestige

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6 Magallanes (2015)

Magallanes sees his humdrum life turn upside down the day Celina, a women he met in the violent years when he was a soldier with the Peruvian Army, jumps into his taxi in a Lima street. This unexpected re-encounter after 25 years with the dark past that unites them prompts Magallanes to embark on a daring plan to help Celina get money and find his own redemption.

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2015-08-20 | Drama

Cast

Damián Alcázar, Magaly Solier

Rating

rating icon 7.667
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #203 for
    disciplinarian
  2. Ranked #616 for
    with mercenaries
  3. Ranked #632 for
    can't make heads or tails

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7 Captain Pantoja and the Special Services (1999)

The Peruvian army captain Pantaleon Pantoja, a very serious and efficient officer, is chosen by his superiors to set up a special service of 'visitors' to satisfy the sexual needs of the soldiers posted on remote jungle outposts.

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1999-01-01 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Angie Cepeda, Salvador del Solar

Rating

rating icon 7.224
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #165 for
    gung-ho
  2. Ranked #190 for
    young nubile actor
  3. Ranked #284 for
    sex-starving character

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8 Crossing a Shadow (2007)

The movie follows the life of Enrique Aet, an engineer whose main obsession is to improve communications between the Peruvian jungle and Lima.

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2007-09-13 | Drama

Cast

Diego Bertie, Vanessa Saba

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1602 for
    gold digger
  2. Ranked #2385 for
    propulsive
  3. Ranked #2904 for
    matte shot

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9 The Vanished Elephant (2014)

A crime novelist receives a vital clue to the whereabouts of his long-missing fiancée.

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2014-10-16 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Salvador del Solar, Angie Cepeda

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #65 for
    nifty
  2. Ranked #644 for
    exacting
  3. Ranked #672 for
    tangled

Trailer

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10 October (2010)

Clemente, a moneylender of few words, is a new hope for Sofía, his single neighbor, devoted to the October worship of Our Lord of the Miracles. They're brought together over a new-born baby, fruit of Clemente's relationship with a prostitute who's nowhere to be found. While Clemente is looking for the girl's mother, Sofía cares for the baby and looks after the moneylender's house. With the arrival of these beings in his life, Clemente has the opportunity to reconsider his emotional relations with people

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2010-09-29 | Drama

Cast

María Carbajal, Carlos Gassols

Rating

rating icon 6.857
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2193 for
    stoic
  2. Ranked #2687 for
    masterpiece
  3. Ranked #3161 for
    sluttish character

Trailer

October trailer
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