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List Rules The movies below must have at least one major scene that was filmed in South America

List of movies that were filmed in South America, including trailers of the films when available. South America has a lot of famous landmarks and beautiful landscapes, making it a great location to film movies in. This list of famous movies shot in South America is listed by popularity, so the movie names at the top of the list are the most well-known. This isn't necessarily a list of all movies shot in South America, so if you notice an important film is missing then feel free to add it at the bottom of this list.

Movies include everything from A Week Alone to The House of Sand.

If you're trying to answer the questions, "What films were shot in South America?" and "Which famous movies were filmed in South America?" then you'e in the right place.

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in South America are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.

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City of God Alice Braga, Seu Jorge, Matheus Nachtergaele

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The Motorcycle Diaries Gael García Bernal, Mía Maestro, Nidia Bermejo

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The Secret in Their Eyes Ricardo Darín, Mariano Argento, Soledad Villamil

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Aguirre, the Wrath of God Klaus Kinski, Helena Rojo, Peter Berling

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Gigante Leonor Svarcas, Nestor Guzzini, Andrés Gallo

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Nine Queens Ricardo Darín, Oscar Nunez, Alejandro Awada

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Undertow Tatiana Astengo, Cindy Díaz, Manolo Cardona

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Son of the Bride Ricardo Darín, Héctor Alterio, Norma Aleandro

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For Freedom Miles Malleson, Will Fyffe, Hugh McDermott

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Carancho Ricardo Darín, Pablo Trapero, Martina Gusman

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Elvis & Madona José Wilker, Buza Ferraz, Simone Spoladore

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Tony Manero Amparo Noguera, Alfredo Castro, Héctor Morales

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The Party Is Over Osvaldo Terranova, Leonardo Favio, Lautaro Murúa

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The House of Sand Fernanda Montenegro, Fernanda Torres, Seu Jorge

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From Beginning to End Rafael Cardoso, João Gabriel Vasconcellos, Júlia Lemmertz

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Blessed by Fire Gastón Pauls, Juan Leyrado, Víctor Carrizo

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Paulista Silvia Lourenço, Danni Carlos, Aílton Graça

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The Terrace Leonardo Favio, Enrique Liporace, Belita

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Alice's House Carla Ribas, Claudio Jaborandy, Berta Zemel

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Bog of Beasts Matheus Nachtergaele, Dira Paes, Caio Blat

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I Don't Want to Go Back Alone Júlio Machado, Tess Amorim, Fabio Audi

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Awesome Fuckers Antony Skelar, Abdul Hussein, Axel Dyla

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Federal Michael Madsen, Selton Mello, Carolina Gómez

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A Week Alone Manuel Aparicio, Magdalena Capobianco, Mateo Braun

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Carnival in Rio Luciano Perreira, Caio Amaral

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Postales Ed Trucco, Annie Kozuch, Guimel Soria Martinez

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