Uruguay (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. A Twelve-Year Night (2018)
TV-MA | 122 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
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... See full summary »
2. 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.
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.
6. Acné (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 »
7. Home Team (2017)
TV-14 | 102 min | Family, Sport
Mi Mundial is an Uruguayan movie based on Daniel Baldi's namesake book. It tells the story of Tito, a wonderful football player, who comes from a poor family in a little village and is ... See full summary »
8. 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 »
11. 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 »
12. 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?
13. 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 »
14. 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.
19. 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 »
25. Get the Weed (2017)
75 min | Comedy
A fake Uruguayan Chamber of Legal Marijuana travels to the United States to find 50 tons of cannabis to supply the country. President Jose Mujica is the leader of the mission.
26. 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.
28. Night Watch (2017)
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Fernando (Gastón Pauls), a lonely and tormented man, gets a job as a night watchman in a warehouse close to being demolished. The building is huge, with several floors and wings ... See full summary »
29. Forever Chape (2018)
80 min | Documentary
FOREVER CHAPE tells the story of the soccer team Chapecoense, from Santa Catarina, Brazil. A club with an incredible spirit that didn't stop and in honor of the victims and the survivors of the tragedy, the club today looks reborn.
Director: Luis Ara
30. 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 »
31. 7 Sea Pirates (2012)
Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
Selkirk, an unruly, selfish pirate, is the sailing master of the Esperanza, an English galley sailing the South Seas in search of treasures. When Captain Bullock, decides to abandon him on ... See full summary »
32. 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 »
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 »
34. Beyond the Road (2010)
85 min | Drama, Romance
Santiago arrives in Montevideo for resolving disputes related to inheritance. He travels to meet the land and on the way to Punta del Este, gives a ride to Juliette, a young Belgian looking for a boyfriend from the past.
35. El mundo de los videos (2017– )
Videoland is one of the last video stores that remain open, but it is going through a severe economic crisis. Willy, its owner, will do anything to keep the business alive, even if it means... See full summary »
36. The Story of Artigas (2011)
115 min | Drama, History
In 1884, the famous painter Juan Manuel Blanes, from Uruguay, is asked to create a portrait of José Artigas. There is only one drawing of his face, done in his old age so Blanes must ... See full summary »
37. Voces anónimas (2006– )
60 min | Documentary, Horror, Mystery
"Voces Anónimas" collect fascinating cases of real, supernatural or paranormal stories of personalities such as Néstor Gandulia and Walter Díaz, about Uruguay and the world. Many stories are told by their own protagonists.
38. Grey Eyes (2020)
100 min | Action | Post-production
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 »
39. Los modernos (2016)
135 min | Drama
In two parallel stories, two ladies Clara and Paula are working upon their relationships, parenthood and at the same time not sacrificing professionals and sexual freedom of the couple.
6 min | Short, Comedy, Sci-Fi
United States have elected a racist and xenophobic man as a president and he uses high technology to expel Latin immigrants to the other side of the wall built on the border. How may Latins resist?
42. 23 Segundos (2014)
Clever Producciones presenta: Uruguay, 2013. Hugo Piccinini, Stefanie Neukirch, Susana Groisman, Lucia Senra. El es un pobre limpiavidrios. Ella vive en Carrasco. Un dia en el cruce pasa algo que puede cambiar sus vidas para siempre.
43. Cruz del Sur (2012)
97 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
TWO CITIES, TWO WOMEN, ONE DESTINY... Discouraged by his work situation, John decides to move from Montevideo to Barcelona searching for a stability that allows him to support his family. ... See full summary »
46. Tan frágil como un segundo (2014)
107 min | Drama
Julieta is 17 years old and lives with her mother and her siblings in a small town. Her boyfriend, Gabriel, gets her work with various clients, from truck drivers to government officials. ... See full summary »
47. Local God (2014)
90 min | Horror
After living through some tragic events, a rock band composed by twenty-year-old, immerse themselves in a conceptual project that winds-up becoming a three track album that deals largely with their guilts, fears and traumas.
49. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Monolith's Whisper (2011 Video)
68 min | Sci-Fi
Alexey enters 'The Zone' to find his lost brother after "The Second Catastrophe" as depicted in the video game STALKER: Shadow of Chernobyl.