Filming Location Matching "El Salvador" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
5. Banned from Television (1998 Video)
54 min | Documentary
A series of videos containing footage of real life events that were too disturbing for television.
Votes: 225 | Gross: $10.00M
7. La vida loca (2008)
90 min | Documentary
"La Vida Loca" reflects a depressing and hopeless reality. The documentary, by photojournalist and filmmaker Christian Poveda, follows some of the members of "la dieciocho", the so-called ... See full summary »
8. Hijos de la guerra (2007)
90 min | Documentary
Hijos de la Guerra ("Children of the War") is a feature-length documentary film about the world's largest and most violent street gang: the Mara Salvatrucha, also known as MS-13. The MS-13 ... See full summary »
9. Wie is de mol? (1999– )
55 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV
9 contestants and 1 mole (mol). The nine contestants have to complete a series of challenges. When challenges are successfully completed, a certain amount of money is earned.
11. The Black Pirates (1954)
74 min | Adventure
Pirates searching for treasure take over a small town in Central America where they believe the loot is buried, but discover that a church has been built over the spot. They force the ... See full summary »
12. La Palabra de Pablo (2018)
TV-MA | 84 min | Drama
Loosely inspired by Shakespeare's Othello, La Palabra de Pablo (Pablo's Word) tells the story of a broken contemporary Salvadorian upper middle class family - struggling with jealousy and revenge.
15. The Engineer (2013)
Not Rated | 94 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime
Israel Ticas is the only criminologist working in one of Latin America's most dangerous countries. In El Salvador, one child goes missing every three minutes*. Many children are killed by ... See full summary »
16. Blue Alchemy: Stories of Indigo (2011)
79 min | Documentary, History
BLUE ALCHEMY: STORIES OF INDIGO is a feature-length documentary about indigo, a blue dye that has captured the human imagination for millennia. It is also about remarkable people around the... See full summary »
17. Romeo must die again (2017)
They say blood is thicker than water, but when greed takes over, money becomes thicker than blood and water combined. Lives change forever as destructive habits repeat themselves into a ... See full summary »
90 min | Drama | Filming
Set in the coffee fields of Latin America, the movie unfolds through the eyes of Josefina Moreno, an 18 year-old farmer, with a rare and amazing sense of smell.
23. Lucha (2009)
Not Rated | 15 min | Short, Drama, Romance
While President Reagan sends funds and arms to the Salvadorian military to kidnap, torture, and kill the people of El Salvador, Lucha and Isabella decide their fate. Does love of country trump romantic love?
Drama | Post-production
The movie follows a day in the life of a Salvadoran taxi driver, Gabriela Rodriguez. Surviving in El Salvador is Gaby's priority, but protecting her family can come at a great cost as she gets pulled through many directions.
25. Surviving Guazapa (2008)
TV-14 | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Opposing forces, a government soldier and a guerrilla are trapped together in the heavily-bombed area around the Guazapa volcano. After a hostile meeting, an unlikely friendship develops ... See full summary »
26. Seeing El Salvador (1945)
Approved | 9 min | Documentary, Short
This Traveltalks short starts in San Salvador, El Salvador's capital, emphasizing the Spanish architectural heritage. We then go to the Izalco Volcano, which was created in 1770 by an ... See full summary »
Star: James A. FitzPatrick
28. Glass House (I) (2006)
Not Rated | 78 min | Documentary, History, War
Twenty-five to thirty thousand Jews were issued life-saving certificates of Salvadoran citizenship thanks to the El Salvador Action and its officials: Consul General Jose Arturo Castellanos... See full summary »
29. Primo (I) (2008)
Three cousins (primos) separated as young boys during the civil war in El Salvador, journey to Las Vegas due to their grandfather's failing health. Now the reunited cousins must overcome a ... See full synopsis »
30. In the Name of the People (1985)
73 min | Documentary
Four filmmakers secretly entered El Salvador to follow a guerrilla movement going in combat against military forces run by the government during El Salvador's civil war. This socialist ... See full summary »
31. Morazan. A revolution as told by its people (2015)
138 min | Documentary
Follow Chiyo, the man who participated in the revolution of El Salvador during the 1980s when he was just 13 years old. The places, the guerrilla methods and the psychology behind the ... See full summary »
32. Malacrianza (2014)
70 min | Drama
Don Cleo, a humble seller of Piñatas, who lives in a little town in El Salvador; arrives at home after a long day of work to find an extortion letter at his door steps. That letter tells ... See full summary »
33. The Front Line (1984)
78 min | Documentary
A documentary about the civil war in El Salvador in the 1980, told from the points of view of the rebels, the soldiers fighting them, and civilians who just want all the fighting and killing to end.
35. El Salvador: Another Vietnam (1981)
53 min | Documentary
Examines the origins of the civil war in El Salvador and the US involvement in it, echoing memories of the prior Eastern Asia wars and America involved conflicts in Korea and Vietnam.
38. El cadáver exquisito (2011)
90 min | Drama, Fantasy
"Exquisite Corpse" combines documentary, fiction and experimental film-making as it traverses the social and oniric landscape of a region struggling between modernity and tradition. A ... See full summary »
39. El cielo abierto (2011)
100 min | Documentary, Drama
The memories from Monsignor Oscar Arnulfo Romero, his letters, the Homilies transmitted through the YSAX radio station; viewed through the characters who suffered with him the fear of the outbreak of war in El Salvador.
Director: Everardo González
40. The Houses Are Full of Smoke (1987)
183 min | Documentary, History, War
A powerful three-part documentary studying the US involvement in Guatemala, El Salvador and Nicaragua. The differing factions - Sandinista leaders, Guatemalan campesinos, CIA operatives, ... See full summary »
Director: Allan Francovich
41. A Quiet Inquisition (2014)
Not Rated | 65 min | Documentary, Drama, History
Dr. Carla Ceratto is an OBGYN doctor who works in a public hospital in Managua, Nicaragua and who struggles with Nicaragua law about terminating pregnancy.
43. Return to El Salvador (2010 Video)
Not Rated | 68 min | Documentary
17 years ago, U.N. peace accords marked the end of a brutal civil war in El Salvador. This film is the compelling story of vibrant Salvadoran individuals and communities and the intricate ... See full summary »
44. Volviendo (2012)
66 min | Documentary
This documentary follows three filmmakers as they research for a fictional feature film about a sex slave from Latin America. But after a dangerous trip through a dozen Latin countries, ... See full summary »
46. Witness to War: Dr. Charlie Clements (1985)
29 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
Documentary of Charlie Clements, a Vietnam War pilot who was convinced by his experiences in the war that he should become a doctor working behind enemy lines.
99 min | Documentary
Panamericana - One street, two continents, three months, 12 countries and 13,000 kilometers! The adventure begins in Laredo (USA) and documents a trip through Central and South America ... See full summary »