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Famous Movies From Peru

Updated September 21, 2019 34.8k views92 items

List of popular movies from Peru, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Peru are included. This list of famous films made in Peru includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Peru should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Peru is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.

List contains movies like Anaconda, The Motorcycle Diaries. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in Peru?"
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    The Motorcycle Diaries is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    The Motorcycle Diaries

    Gael García Bernal, Mía Maestro

    Released2004

    Directed byWalter Salles

    The Motorcycle Diaries is a 2004 biopic about the journey and written memoir of the... more on Wikipedia

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    Anaconda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Anaconda

    Jennifer Lopez, Ice Cube

    Released1997

    Directed byLuis Llosa

    Anaconda is a 1997 adventure-horror film, directed by Luis Llosa, starring Jennifer Lopez, Ice... more on Wikipedia

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    Aguirre, the Wrath of God is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Aguirre, the Wrath of God

    Klaus Kinski, Helena Rojo

    Released1972

    Directed byWerner Herzog

    Aguirre, the Wrath of God, known in the UK as Aguirre, Wrath of God, is a 1972 West German... more on Wikipedia

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    The Specialist is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    The Specialist

    Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone

    Released1994

    Directed byLuis Llosa

    The Specialist is a 1994 American action film directed by Luis Llosa, starring Sylvester... more on Wikipedia

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    Fitzcarraldo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Fitzcarraldo

    Claudia Cardinale, Klaus Kinski

    Released1982

    Directed byWerner Herzog

    Fitzcarraldo is a 1982 West German adventure-drama film written and directed by Werner Herzog... more on Wikipedia

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    Undertow is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Undertow

    Tatiana Astengo, Cindy Díaz

    Released2009

    Directed byJavier Fuentes-Leon

    "Miguel and Mariela are a happily married couple, well-respected in their small seaside... more on Wikipedia
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    Crime Zone is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Crime Zone

    David Carradine, Sherilyn Fenn

    Released1989

    Directed byLuis Llosa

    Crime Zone is a 1989 action film written by Daryl Haney and directed by Luis Llosa.amazon_watch buy button
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    Madeinusa is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Madeinusa

    Magaly Solier, Teresa Villanueve

    Released2005

    Directed byClaudia Llosa

    Madeinusa is a 2005 film set in the fictional indigenous village of Manayaycuna in the... more on Wikipedia
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    800 Leagues Down the Amazon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    800 Leagues Down the Amazon

    Adam Baldwin, Barry Bostwick

    Released1993

    Directed byLuis Llosa

    800 Leagues Down the Amazon is a 1993 action adventure film written by Jay Aubrey, Jackson...amazon_watch buy button
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    Behind the Mirrors is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Behind the Mirrors

    Mayella Lloclla, Carlos Cano de la Fuente

    Released2012

    Directed byJulio O. Ramos

    Behind the Mirrors is a 2012 short thriller drama film written and directed by Julio O. Ramos.amazon_watch buy button
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    Ultra Warrior is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Ultra Warrior

    Dack Rambo, Meshach Taylor

    Directed byKevin Tent, Augusto Tamayo San Román

    Ultra Warrior, also known as Welcome to Oblivion, is a post-apocalyptic 1990 film directed by... more on Wikipedia
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    The Milk of Sorrow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    The Milk of Sorrow

    Magaly Solier, Susi Sánchez

    Released2009

    Directed byClaudia Llosa

    The Milk of Sorrow is a 2009 film by Peruvian director Claudia Llosa and co-produced by Peru... more on Wikipedia
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    What the Eye Doesn’t See is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    What the Eye Doesn’t See

    Tatiana Astengo, Melania Urbina

    Released2003

    Directed byFrancisco José Lombardi, Natalia Mateo

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    Mancora is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Mancora

    Elsa Pataky, Enrique Murciano

    Released2008

    Directed byRicardo de Montreuil

    Máncora is the second film of Peruvian director Ricardo de Montreuil. Máncora premiered as an... more on Wikipedia
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    Full Fathom Five is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Full Fathom Five

    Michael Moriarty, Maria Rangel

    Released1990

    Directed byCarl Franklin

    Full Fathom Five is a 1990 action film, written by Bart Davis and directed by Carl Franklin,... more on Wikipedia
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    In The Fire is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Movies From Peru
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    City of Gardens is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    City of Gardens

    Deborah Kara Unger, Johnny Lewis

    Released2011

    Directed byCamilo Vila

    City of Gardens is a 2011 action drama film written by Camilo Vila and Monty Fisher and...amazon_watch buy button
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    The Fall of Fujimori is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Movies From Peru
    The Fall of Fujimori is a 2005 documentary film about Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori, who... more on Wikipedia
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    New Crime City: Los Angeles 20 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    New Crime City: Los Angeles 2020

    Stacy Keach, Denis Forest

    Released1994

    Directed byJonathan Winfrey

    New Crime City: Los Angeles 2020 is a 1994 action and science fiction film written by Rob...amazon_watch buy button
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    Cuisine As An Agent Of Social  is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Cuisine As An Agent Of Social Change

    Cuisine As An Agent Of Social Change is a 2012 documentary film written and directed by Jesús...amazon_watch buy button
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    The Matador is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    The Matador

    El Fandi

    Released2008

    Directed byNina Gilden Seavey, Stephen Higgins

    The Matador is a 2008 documentary film about David Fandila's quest to become the world's... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    October is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    October

    Bruno Odar, Carlos Gassols

    Released2010

    Directed byDiego Vega, Daniel Vega

    Octubre is a 2010 drama film written and directed by Diego Vega and Daniel Vega. "Clemente,... more on Wikipedia
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    The City and the Dogs is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    The City and the Dogs

    Gustavo Bueno, Miguel Iza

    Released1985

    Directed byFrancisco José Lombardi

    The City and the Dogs is a 1985 drama film written by José Watanabe and directed by Francisco... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    Postcards from Leningrad is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Postcards from Leningrad

    Laureano Olivares, Greisy Mena

    Released2007

    Directed byMariana Rondón

    Postcards from Leningrad is a Venezuelan film, written and directed by Mariana Rondon. It is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Captain Pantoja and the Specia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Movies From Peru

    Captain Pantoja and the Special Services

    Angie Cepeda, Tatiana Astengo

    Released2000

    Directed byFrancisco José Lombardi

    Captain Pantoja and the Special Services is a 2000 Spanish-Peruvian film co-production... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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