Best award winning movies with incredibly talented directing from Costa Rica

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

1 Clara Sola (2021)

In a remote village in Costa Rica, Clara, a withdrawn 40-year-old woman, experiences a sexual and mystical awakening as she begins a journey to free herself from the repressive religious and social conventions which have dominated her life.

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2021-10-01 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Wendy Chinchilla Araya, Ana Julia Porras Espinoza

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    idealized
  2. Ranked #4 for
    innocence of youth
  3. Ranked #6 for
    jealous character

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2 The Return (2011)

After a decade abroad, Antonio returns to Costa Rica for a short visit. Unable to run away as usual, he is confronted with everything he has desperately struggled to put in the past: a broken family, an ailing father, a violent country and long lost friends.

Info

2011-08-05 | Drama

Cast

Bárbara Jimenez, Andre Boxwill

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #436 for
    crystalline
  2. Ranked #622 for
    pristine
  3. Ranked #860 for
    universal cast

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3 Enredados La Confusión (2018)

John, in a mid of millionaire robbery, meets the love of his life, Ana. But now he has to choose between money and love. He chooses love and decides to return the money but the confusion starts with an accident, which happens on the way

Info

2018-02-01 |

Cast

Prabhakar Sharan, Mario Chacón

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1845 for
    unimpressive
  2. Ranked #2713 for
    close scrutiny
  3. Ranked #5023 for
    forced

Trailer

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4 Of Love and Other Demons (2009)

Based on Gabriel García Márquez's novel, this is the unsettling story of 13-year-old noble Sierva and the dog bite that changes her life forever. Abandoned, displaced, in the midst of a sexual awakening and finally exorcised, Sierva finds an unlikely ally in a young priest and together they discover passion.

Info

2009-03-26 | Drama

Cast

Pablo Derqui, Eliza Triana

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3748 for
    with cockney accent
  2. Ranked #4267 for
    washed out look
  3. Ranked #4467 for
    rabid character

Trailer

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5 Puerto Padre (2014)

As a teenage orphan from Chira Island searches for his godfather on the mainland, his innocent memory of childhood is gradually replaced by an unsettling reality upon learning the truth about his origins.

Info

2014-03-25 | Drama

Cast

Gabriel Retes, Adriana Alvarez

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5931 for
    with exaggerated facial expression
  2. Ranked #6830 for
    like The Godfather
  3. Ranked #8902 for
    acting with subtle gesture

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6 Espejismo (2015)

Info

2015-01-15 | Drama

Cast

Abelardo Vladich, Alejandro Castro

Rating

rating icon 0.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4993 for
    soft lighting
  2. Ranked #5865 for
    use of primary colors
  3. Ranked #5994 for
    disheartening

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7 Marasmo (2004)

Ismael (Bismark Méndez), a Colombian undercover police officer obsessed with taking down notorious guerilla leader Comandante Lupercio (César Meléndez), finds life may hold more in store for him when he meets the beautiful Luz Angélica (Carolina Solano) on a bus. Based on the writings of Antonio Caballero, this arresting thriller is adapted for the screen and directed by filmmaker Mauricio Mendiola.

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2004-06-15 | Drama

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Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #14789 for
    wham bam
  2. Ranked #16569 for
    uneasy atmosphere
  3. Ranked #17801 for
    heavy-handed

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8 The Sanatorium (2010)

A group of friends decide to make a documentary about the ghosts that are supposed to be haunting The Sanatorium in Costa Rica, things get creepy when the arrive to the place.

Info

2010-10-28 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Luis Carlos Bogantes, Kurt Dyer

Rating

rating icon 4.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2021 for
    Slasher Film
  2. Ranked #3003 for
    Mockumentary
  3. Ranked #4447 for
    horrific

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9 Tropix (2002)

A woman becomes embroiled in a life-or-death struggle after kidnappers spirit her away to a remote area of Costa Rica.

Info

2002-12-31 | Thriller / Adventure

Cast

Ryan Barton-Grimley, Danielle Bisutti

Rating

rating icon 5.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1945 for
    very distracting voice
  2. Ranked #2998 for
    trashy
  3. Ranked #3558 for
    dissatisfying

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10 Gestation (2009)

A smart poor girl and a inmature rich boy get their life twisted when they accidently have a baby.

Info

2009-10-16 | Drama

Cast

Adriana Alvarez, Natalia Arias

Rating

rating icon 4.667
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4335 for
    orwellian
  2. Ranked #7064 for
    poor casting
  3. Ranked #8390 for
    sloppy writing

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