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Brush up on your high school Español and dive into this list of acclaimed Spanish movies streaming on Netflix. The best of the best from Mexico, Spain, Venezuela, Cuba, and even the United States, this list of Netflix Spanish movies features many festival darlings and at least a half-dozen Oscar nominees. Most of these Netflix movies are in the Spanish language, but luckily there are usually subtitles available for non-Spanish speakers. 

Whether you’re looking for a sweeping historical drama like The Liberator, a romance with musical soul like Chico & Rita, or even a horror thriller like [REC] 3: Genesis, you'll find it on this list of the best Spanish movies on Netflix, along with instant classics like The Sea Inside starring Oscar-winner Javier Bardem. 

So, if you’re a devotee of good Spanish language films jump in and let us know what you think by voting on this Netflix Spanish movies list. Vote up your favorites, vote down the film that aren't worth streaming, and rerank the whole list help out your fellow cinephiles!

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The Sea Inside Javier Bardem, Belén Rueda, Lola Dueñas The Sea Inside is a 2004 Spanish film written, produced, directed and scored by Alejandro Amenábar. It is based on the real-life story of Ramón Sampedro, who was left quadriplegic ...more

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Even the Rain Gael García Bernal, Luis Tosar, Najwa Nimri Even the Rain is a 2010 Spanish drama film directed by Icíar Bollaín about Mexican director Sebastián and executive producer Costa who travel to Bolivia to shoot a film ...more

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The Liberator Danny Huston, Édgar Ramírez, Gary Lewis The Liberator is a 2013 Spanish-Venezuelan historical drama film directed by Alberto Arvelo, starring Édgar Ramírez as Simón Bolívar. It was screened in the Special ...more

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El Niño is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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Calle 54 Calle 54 is a 2000 documentary film about Latin jazz by Spanish director Fernando Trueba. With only minimal introductory voiceovers, the film consists of studio performances by a wide array of ...more

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Bloody April Fools is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed is a 2013 drama and comedy film written and directed by David Trueba.

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Butterfly Fernando Fernan Gomez, Guillermo Toledo, Celso Bugallo Butterfly's Tongue or Butterfly, is a 1999 Spanish film directed by José Luis Cuerda. The film centres on Moncho and his coming-of-age experience in Galicia in 1936. Moncho develops a ...more

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Omnivores is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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You and I is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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The Perfect Stranger Colm Meaney, Vicky Peña, Ana Wagener The Perfect Stranger is a 2011 drama comedy film written by Arturo Ruiz and directed by Toni Bestard.

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Madrid, 1987 María Valverde, Alberto Ferreiro, José Sacristán Madrid, 1987 is a 2011 Spanish drama film written and directed by David Trueba. It stars José Sacristán as an old, bitter journalist who attempts to seduce a young journalism ...more

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The Aviators is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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REC 4: Apocalypse Manuela Velasco, Héctor Colomé, Emilio Buale Coka REC 4: Apocalypse is an upcoming 2014 Spanish horror film, and the fourth and final installment of the REC franchise. The film will be a direct sequel to the second film taking place immediately ...more

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Red Eagle: The Movie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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Spanish Fly is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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Tasting Menu Stephen Rea, Fionnula Flanagan, Marta Torné Tasting Menu is a 2013 comedy film written by Roger Gual, Javier Calvo and Silvia González Laá and directed by Roger Gual.

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A Night in Old Mexico Robert Duvall, Angie Cepeda, Abraham Benrubi A Night in Old Mexico is a 2013 drama film written by William D. Wittliff and directed by Emilio Aragón.

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A Matador's Mistress is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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Justin and the Knights of Valo... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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AquaTales is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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Celia's Lives is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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The Last Days is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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Mummy, I'm a Zombie is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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The Nutcrackers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant

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Combustion Alberto Ammann, Álex González, Adriana Ugarte Combustion is a 2013 action film directed by Daniel Calparsoro.

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Torrente 2, Misión en Marbella Inés Sastre, Rosanna Walls, Santiago Segura Torrente 2: Misión en Marbella is a 2001 Spanish dark comedy. The film is the sequel to Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley, and, like the first film, it was written and directed by ...more

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Rowing with the Wind Elizabeth Hurley, Hugh Grant, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón Rowing with the Wind aka Remando al viento is a 1988 Spanish film written and directed by Gonzalo Suárez. The film won seven Goya Awards. It concerns the English writer Mary Shelley and

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Room in Rome Elena Anaya, Enrico Lo Verso, Natasha Yarovenko Room in Rome is a 2010 Spanish erotic romance film, depicting emotional and sexual relations of two women throughout a single night in a hotel room in Rome. The plot is loosely based on another ...more

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Blackthorn Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Sam Shepard, Dominique McElligott Blackthorn is a 2011 western drama film wriiten by Miguel Barros and directed by Mateo Gil. "The final years in the life of legendary bandit Butch Cassidy are shrouded in mystery, from his ...more

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Magic Journey To Africa 3D Leonor Watling, Veronica Blume, Adrià Collado Magic Journey To Africa 3D is a 2010 film directed by Jordi Llompart.

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The Dancer and the Thief Ricardo Darín, Ariadna Gil, Catalina Saavedra The Dancer and the Thief is a 2009 drama film directed by Fernando Trueba.

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The Missing Lynx Craig Stevenson, Esperanza Pedreño, Beatriz Berciano The Missing Lynx is a 2008 Spanish-British computer-animated action comedy film produced by Spanish studios Kandor Graphics, YaYa! Films and Antonio Banderas. The film is directed by Raul Garcia ...more

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Torrente: The Dumb Arm of the Law Javier Bardem, Santiago Segura, Carlos Bardem Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley is a 1998 Spanish dark comedy written, directed and starred by Santiago Segura. Also stars Javier Bardem, Javier Cámara, Neus Asensi and Tony Leblanc.

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The Nameless Tristán Ulloa, Karra Elejalde, Jordi Dauder The Nameless is a 1999 independent Spanish horror film directed by Jaume Balagueró. It is based on the 1981 horror novel by English writer Ramsey Campbell which mingled psychological ...more

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Apartment 143 Rick Gonzalez, Gia Mantegna, Michael O'Keefe Emergo is a 2011 horror film written by Rodrigo Cortés and directed by Carles Torrens.

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Tad, the Lost Explorer Michelle Jenner, Kerry Shale, Lewis MacLeod Tad, The Lost Explorer is a 2012 Spanish 3D computer-animated action comedy adventure film. It was nominated for the Goya Award for Best Animated Film at the 27th Goya Awards. Directed by ...more

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Autómata Melanie Griffith, Antonio Banderas, Dylan McDermott Autómata is a 2014 science fiction action film starring Antonio Banderas. The film is directed by Spanish director Gabe Ibáñez and co-written by Ibáñez with ...more

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Torrente 4: Lethal Crisis Cesc Fàbregas, Sergio Ramos Torrente 4: Lethal Crisis is a 2011 3D Spanish black comedy film directed, written, produced by and starring Santiago Segura as the lead character, Spanish cop José Luis Torrente. The ...more

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Grand Piano is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant
Grand Piano Elijah Wood, John Cusack, Tamsin Egerton Grand Piano is a 2013 English-language Spanish thriller film starring Elijah Wood and John Cusack. The film is about a once promising pianist returning for a comeback performance, only to be the ...more

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Exorcismus Doug Bradley, Sophie Vavasseur, Tommy Bastow Exorcismus is a 2010 Spanish-British horror film directed by Manuel Carballo and written by David Muñoz, it stars Sophie Vavasseur and Stephen Billington.

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The Artist and the Model Claudia Cardinale, Jean Rochefort, Chus Lampreave El artista y la modelo is a 2012 drama film written by Fernando Trueba and Jean-Claude Carrière and directed by Fernando Trueba.

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Cannibal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Spanish Movies On Netflix Instant
Cannibal Antonio de la Torre, Manuel Solo, Joaquín Núñez Cannibal is a 2013 Spanish-Romanian thriller film directed by Manuel Martín Cuenca. It was screened in the Special Presentation section at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.

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Dragon Guardians El corazón del roble is a 2012 animated film written by Antonio Zurera and directed by Ricardo Ramón and Ángel Izquierdo.