Cuba (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. I Am Cuba (1964)

Not Rated | 141 min | Drama, History, War

8.2
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Four vignettes about the lives of the Cuban people set during the pre-revolutionary era.

Director: Mikhail Kalatozov | Stars: Sergio Corrieri, Salvador Wood, José Gallardo, Raúl García

Votes: 8,298

2. Strawberry and Chocolate (1993)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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This Oscar nominated film is the story of two men who are opposites, one gay, the other straight, one a fierce communist, the other a fierce individualist, one suspicious, the other accepting, and how they come to love each other.

Directors: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, Juan Carlos Tabío | Stars: Jorge Perugorría, Vladimir Cruz, Mirta Ibarra, Francisco Gattorno

Votes: 5,352 | Gross: $2.08M

3. Un traductor (2018)

TV-MA | 107 min | Drama

7.1
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A Russian Literature professor at the University of Havana is ordered to work as a translator for child victims of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster when they are sent to Cuba for medical treatment.

Directors: Rodrigo Barriuso, Sebastián Barriuso | Stars: Rodrigo Santoro, Maricel Álvarez, Yoandra Suárez, Nikita Semenov

Votes: 646 | Gross: $0.01M

4. Memories of Underdevelopment (1968)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama

7.7
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A Cuban man cycles through his opinions and memories as the threat of foreign invasion intensifies and the rest of his family moves to Miami.

Director: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea | Stars: Sergio Corrieri, Daisy Granados, Eslinda Núñez, Omar Valdés

Votes: 3,761 | Gross: $0.03M

5. Lucia (1968)

160 min | Drama

7.0
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Traces episodes in the lives of three Cuban women, each named Lucía, from three different historical periods: the Cuban war of independence (with Spain), the 1930s, and the 1960s.

Director: Humberto Solás | Stars: Raquel Revuelta, Eslinda Núñez, Adela Legrá, Eduardo Moure

Votes: 808

6. Death of a Bureaucrat (1966)

Unrated | 85 min | Comedy

7.7
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A young man attempts to fight the system in an entertaining account of bureaucracy amok and the tyranny of red tape.

Director: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea | Stars: Salvador Wood, Silvia Planas, Manuel Estanillo, Gaspar De Santelices

Votes: 1,135

7. Madrigal (2007)

112 min | Sci-Fi

5.9
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"Not everything is what it seems". This is the motto of Fernando Pérez's Madrigal, an esoteric fable built, in the first part, around a handsome actor's love story with an overweight and ... See full summary »

Director: Fernando Pérez | Stars: Carlos Enrique Almirante, Liety Chaviano, Ana de Armas, Luis Alberto García

Votes: 113

8. Guantanamera (1995)

TV-14 | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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It is a satire about life in Cuba. The members of a funeral procession and some truckdrivers who have to take the same route begin to talk about god and the world ending up in discovering ... See full summary »

Directors: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, Juan Carlos Tabío | Stars: Carlos Cruz, Mirta Ibarra, Jorge Perugorría, Raúl Eguren

Votes: 1,439 | Gross: $0.75M

9. Armageddon 2 (2017)

5 min | Short

4.7
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The internet in Cuba is very slow. Movies, television, and information are exchanged through a black market system of media distribution via external hard drives known as "el paquete semanal."

Director: Corey Hughes | Stars: Michel Brintori, José Antoine Cernuda

Votes: 15

10. Conducta (2014)

108 min | Drama

7.6
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Aging teacher Carmela has a special heart for pupils from broken homes and is challenged by the headmaster to follow up 12 year old Chala which is infatuated in Yeni. They are both poor, and has severe home troubles.

Director: Ernesto Daranas | Stars: Alina Rodríguez, Yuliet Cruz, Armando Miguel Gómez, Miriel Cejas

Votes: 1,341

11. ¡Vampiros en La Habana! (1985)

Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Comedy, Horror

7.1
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A vampire family from Cuba is preparing for a showdown between the USA vampires and the Eastern European vampires. But with the aid of a scientist, they need a type of vaccination where they can live in daylight.

Director: Juan Padrón | Stars: Frank González, Manuel Marín, Irela Bravo, Carlos Gonzalez

Votes: 1,247

12. Sergio and Sergei (2017)

93 min | Drama

6.5
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A Russian cosmonaut is stranded on The Mir Space Station during the collapse of the Soviet Union.

Director: Ernesto Daranas | Stars: Tomás Cao, Héctor Noas, Ron Perlman, Yuliet Cruz

Votes: 384

13. Ferozz: The Wild Red Riding Hood (2010)

70 min | Fantasy, Horror

4.2
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A young, attractive widow is protected from her vicious mother-in-law, by a male relative who practices Satanism, and lusts after the old woman's sexy adolescent granddaughter.

Director: Jorge Molina | Stars: Dayana Legrá, Roberto Perdomo, Ana Silvia Machado, Francisco García

Votes: 142

14. Buena Vista Social Club: Adios (2017)

PG | 110 min | Documentary

6.9
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67 Metascore

Revisit with the remaining original members of the Buena Vista Social Club and explore their contribution to the unknown history of Cuba.

Director: Lucy Walker | Stars: Ibrahim Ferrer, Eliades Ochoa, Barbarito Torres, Omara Portuondo

Votes: 407 | Gross: $0.12M

15. Cecilia (1982)

127 min | Drama

5.9
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Cecilia, a Cuban girl of mixed race in violent 19th-century Cuba, is raised by her mother and grandmother as a courtesan. Soon, pale-skinned Cecilia catches the eye of the estate owner's ... See full summary »

Director: Humberto Solás | Stars: Daisy Granados, Imanol Arias, Raquel Revuelta, Miguel Benavides

Votes: 121

16. The Last Supper (1976)

120 min | Drama, History

7.5
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A pious plantation owner attempts to teach Christianity to 12 of his slaves by inviting them to participate in a reenactment of the Last Supper.

Director: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea | Stars: Nelson Villagra, Silvano Rey, Luis Alberto García, José Antonio Rodríguez

Votes: 563

17. The Silly Age (2006)

90 min | Drama

6.6
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A drama about grandmother-grandson relationships.

Director: Pavel Giroud | Stars: Mercedes Sampietro, Iván Carreira, Susana Tejera, José Ángel Egido

Votes: 192

18. Affair in Havana (1957)

Not Rated | 77 min | Crime, Film-Noir

5.7
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Songwriter falls in love with a crippled man's wife.

Director: Laslo Benedek | Stars: John Cassavetes, Raymond Burr, Sara Shane, Lilia Lazo

Votes: 158

19. The Princess and the Magic Mirror (2014)

PG | 78 min | Animation, Adventure

4.7
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In a magical world, small but brave Tom Little embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to release the kingdom from a spell and win the hand of a beautiful princess. But who is his true love: the king's daughter or the courageous thief?

Director: Ernesto Padrón | Stars: Carlos Blanco, Monti Castiñeiras, María Castro, Luis Iglesia

Votes: 106

20. August (2019)

85 min | Drama, History

5.7
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Cuba, summer 1994. In the midst of Periodo Especial, one of the greatest crises in the country's history, thousands of Cuban rafters try to reach the United States illegally, never sure if ... See full summary »

Director: Armando Capó | Stars: Damián González Guerrero, Alejandro Guerrero Machado, Glenda Delgado Dominguez, Luis Ernesto Barcenas

Votes: 69

21. Molina's Borealis (2013)

15 min | Short, Fantasy

6.1
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She is a young beautiful girl who lives life to the full. He is a man in his forties. They feel an unhealthy attraction for each other.

Director: Jorge Molina | Stars: Leticia León, Roberto Perdomo

Votes: 8

22. Defiant Souls (2019)

94 min | Drama

6.5
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1810. Enrique Faber, a Swiss surgeon, lands in Cuba in search for his son. After a few weeks of investigation, he is told that his son was burnt alive in the attack on a plantation led by a... See full summary »

Directors: Laura Cazador, Fernando Pérez | Stars: Antonio Buíl, Giselle González, Mario Guerra, Héctor Noas

Votes: 88

23. A Tuba to Cuba (2018)

TV-PG | 82 min | Documentary, History, Music

7.3
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A TUBA TO CUBA follows New Orleans' famed Preservation Hall Jazz Band as they retrace their musical roots from the storied city of jazz to the shores of Cuba and in turn discover a connection that runs much deeper than could have been imagined.

Directors: T.G. Herrington, Danny Clinch | Stars: Ben Jaffe, Walter Harris, Charlie Gabriel, Ronell Johnson

Votes: 148 | Gross: $0.12M

24. Sandino (1991)

135 min | Biography, Drama

6.6
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The US tried to occupy Nicaragua in 1927. General Cesar Augusto Sandino and his guerrillas begin armed resistance.

Director: Miguel Littin | Stars: Kris Kristofferson, Joaquim de Almeida, Dean Stockwell, Ángela Molina

Votes: 93

25. Horses (2015)

97 min | Drama

7.3
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Caballos talks about marginal characters, virtually none will assists. Scenarios decadent, full of the weariness and boredom are the days that we played in luck. This work aims to delve ... See full summary »

Director: Fabián Suarez | Stars: Alejandro Halley, Pablo Guevara, Linnett Hernandez Valdes, Milton García

Votes: 14

26. Boccaccerías Habaneras (2014)

100 min | Comedy

7.0
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Three independent stories linked to a writer's room with imaginative crisis where the people go to tell their stories hoping to someday become famous as a novel characters. A film full of sensuality, irreverence, and hidden passions.

Director: Arturo Sotto Díaz | Stars: Daniel Amat, Ulises Aquino, Yordanka Ariosa, Luis Angel Batista

Votes: 15

27. The Companion (2015)

TV-MA | 104 min | Drama

7.5
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A disgraced boxer gradually forms an unlikely friendship with an HIV positive patient he is tasked with monitoring at a military-run sanitarium in 1980s Cuba.

Director: Pavel Giroud | Stars: Camila Arteche, Armando Miguel Gómez, Broselianda Hernández, Yotuel Romero

Votes: 258

28. El otro Francisco (1974)

97 min | Drama

7.1
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Based on the novel Francisco by Anselmo Suárez y Romero, "The Other Francisco" is a socio-economic analysis of slavery and class struggle through the retelling of the original novel. The ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Giral | Stars: Miguel Benavides, Alina Sánchez, Ramón Veloz, Adolfo Llauradó

Votes: 71

29. Omega 3 (2014)

74 min | Sci-Fi

5.1
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Nick es un soldado del ejército Veg, escogido por su oficial superior, junto a otros dos compañeros suyos, para ir a explorar unas sospechosas instalaciones en el frente de los Macs, su ... See full synopsis »

Director: Eduardo del Llano | Stars: Yerandy Basart, Omar Franco, Carlos Gonzalvo, Carlos Massola

Votes: 16

30. The Twelve Chairs (1962)

94 min | Comedy

7.0
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When her country is taken over by socialist revolutionaries, a wealthy woman can't bear to give up all of her wealth and possessions to the new government, so she hides all of her treasures... See full summary »

Director: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea | Stars: Enrique Santisteban, Reynaldo Miravalles, René Sánchez, Pilín Vallejo

Votes: 251

31. Jeronimo (I) (2019)

93 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.9
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Born to Korean immigrant parents freed from indentured servitude in early twentieth century Mexico, Jerónimo Lim Kim joins the Cuban Revolution with his law school classmate Fidel Castro ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Juhn

Votes: 25

32. El Super (1979)

90 min | Drama, Comedy

6.6
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Slice of life look at Roberto and Aurelia, Cuban exiles living in New York City with their 17-year-old daughter Aurelita. It's February, 1978; the winter is harsh, and for ten years ... See full summary »

Directors: Leon Ichaso, Orlando Jiménez Leal | Stars: Raimundo Hidalgo-Gato, Zully Montero, Reynaldo Medina, Elizabeth Peña

Votes: 124

33. One Way or Another (1977)

78 min | Drama

7.0
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Film about Miraflores, a housing development built in 1962.

Director: Sara Gómez | Stars: Mario Balmaseda, Yolanda Cuéllar, Mario Limonta, Isaura Mendoza

Votes: 182

34. The Extraordinary Journey of Celeste Garcia (2018)

92 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.2
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Celeste is a widow living a tranquil, unadventurous existence in Havana, fulfilling her daily shifts as a tour guide at the local planetarium. One day when several "Cubans" mysteriously ... See full summary »

Director: Arturo Infante | Stars: María Isabel Díaz Lago, Faustino Pérez, Daisy Quintana, Omar Franco

Votes: 142

35. Alfa (2016)

18 min | Short, Drama

6.4
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Director: Javier Ferreiro | Stars: Karel Fernández, Milton García, Fran López, Alain Rivalta

Votes: 26

36. Santa & Andrés (2016)

105 min | Drama

6.9
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The story of an improbable friendship between a revolutionary country girl and a noncompliant gay writer she has to watch over for three consecutive days.

Director: Carlos Lechuga | Stars: Lola Amores, Eduardo Martinez, Cesar Domínguez, Luna Tinoco

Votes: 164

37. Cabeza Madre (2017)

88 min | Comedy

9.3
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John, looking for the mother in Cuba he hasn't seen in thirty years, is surprised to discover just her corpse minus her head, and further to find that the rest of his family there, who are ... See full summary »

Director: Edouard Salier | Stars: Clifton Collins Jr., Daniel Amat, Michel Pentón, Ana Gloria Buduén

Votes: 17

38. Havana Suite (2003)

80 min | Documentary

7.2
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55 Metascore

Dawn breaks in La Habana, and as the day advances we follow the simple lives of ten ordinary Cubans, with only sounds and images accompanied by music.

Director: Fernando Pérez | Stars: Francisquito Cardet, Francisco Cardet, Norma Pérez, Waldo Morales

Votes: 588

39. Catch Me If You Can (1959)

Drama

6.3
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Director: Don Weis | Stars: Gilbert Roland, Dina Merrill, Greta Thyssen, Cesare Danova

Votes: 15

40. Corazón Azul (2021)

103 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi | Completed

In an alternate reality, Fidel Castro uses genetic engineering to build the new man and thus save utopia. The experiment fails as these beings are highly intelligent but also cruel and ... See full summary »

Director: Miguel Coyula | Stars: Lynn Cruz, Carlos Javier Martinez, Héctor Noas, Mariana Alom

41. La guerra de la CIA contra Cuba (1987–1988)

155 min | Documentary, Drama

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"The CIA's War Against Cuba" - a briefing of the past ten years of CIA activities in Cuba, and the agents and other staff involved by the Dirección General de Inteligencia (DGI).

Stars: Julio Batista, Philip Agee, William Colby, Alicia Herrera

42. Azúcar amarga (1996)

75 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Gustavo is a young Havana Communist who believes in the revolution; he hopes for a scholarship to study aeronautical engineering in Prague. But his faith in the new Cuba is tested: his ... See full summary »

Director: Leon Ichaso | Stars: René Lavan, Mayte Vilán, Miguel Gutiérrez, Larry Villanueva

Votes: 614 | Gross: $0.39M

43. Habanastation (2011)

95 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.7
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Directed mainly for kids, the film speaks of a Havana that "reveals two distinct faces, from the everyday life of a couple of kids", according to the film's official synopsis.

Director: Ian Padrón | Stars: Claudia Alvariño, Rubén Araujo, Blanca Rosa Blanco, René de la Cruz Jr.

Votes: 198

44. La piscina (2012)

Not Rated | 65 min | Drama

6.6
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During summer in La Habana, four adolescents with physical problems, while in vacation from school, spend a day in a swimming pool with their apathetic instructor.

Director: Carlos Quintela | Stars: Raúl Capote, Mónica Molinet, Carlos Javier Martinez, Felipe García

Votes: 43

45. Transformistas (2020)

88 min | Documentary

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Transformistas follows the original group of Cuban drag queens as they stuff, pad and perform their way into our hearts. But behind the make-up and beneath the wigs, we meet the Cubans who ... See full summary »

Director: Chad Hahne

46. Polvo rojo (1982)

105 min | Drama

3.6
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Director: Jesús Díaz | Stars: Rogelio Blain, René de la Cruz, Miguel Gutiérrez, Tito Junco

Votes: 9

47. Los sobrevivientes (1979)

130 min | Drama

6.8
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An aristocratic family decides to isolate themselves from the changes brought by the revolution and begin living History in reverse. A surreal voyage from Socialism to cannibalism.

Director: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea | Stars: Enrique Santisteban, Juanita Caldevilla, Germán Pinelli, Ana Viña

Votes: 106

48. Nothing More (2001)

90 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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In Havana, a post office branch is more than a place of bureaucratic rules and regulations to ensure effective public services. This is where Carla Perez works. A young dreamer, this ... See full summary »

Director: Juan Carlos Cremata Malberti | Stars: Thais Valdés, Nacho Lugo, Daisy Granados, Paula Ali

Votes: 331

49. Hasta cierto punto (1983)

68 min | Drama

6.9
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A theater director and script-writer falls for a female worker from the Havana docks, but his machismo, social and working conflicts, and the Cuban woman's condition interfere with their ... See full summary »

Director: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea | Stars: Óscar Álvarez, Mirta Ibarra, Omar Valdés, Coralia Veloz

Votes: 108

50. Havana Motor Club (2015)

Not Rated | 80 min | Documentary, Drama, Sport

7.4
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Change is racing down the streets of Havana, where Cuba's top underground drag racers struggle to prepare their classic hot rods for the first official car race since the Revolution.

Director: Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt | Stars: Carlos Alvarez, Milton Díaz Canter, Hendy Cobas, Ernesto Dobarganes

Votes: 88


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