New on Netflix today! January 10th, 2016

Dios mio! It looks like Netflix is crossing the border today with this unusually long list of Spanish language films.


Esperando La Carroza
94 min | Comedy
Director: Alejandro Doria
Writers: Alejandro Doria, Jacobo Langsner (play)
Stars: Luis Brandoni, China Zorrilla, Antonio Gasalla

Each member of this family tries to endorse someone else to care for the old Mother.

Un oso rojo (aka. Red Bear) (2002)
95 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director: Adrian Caetano
Writers: Adrian Caetano, Romina Lanfranchini (story)
Stars: Julio Chavez, Soledad Villamil, Luis Machin

Bear has never gotten over the separation from his wife and daughter after having been convicted for armed robbery and homicide and sent to prison. Now he is out, to finally get his cut of the money and reunite with his family, or at least avenge the damage done.

Rosario Tijera (2005)
R | 126 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

Director: Emillio Maille
Writers: Marcelo Figueras, Jorge Franco Ramos (novel) (as Jorge Franco)
Stars: Flora Martinez, Unax Ugalde, Manolo Cardona

In 1989, in Medellin, the prostitute and killer Rosario Tijeras has an affair with the playboy Emilio and is introduced to his best friend Antonio in a night-club. The relationship of Rosario with Emilio is limited to sex and she befriends Antonio, who is in love with her. After the death of her brother Jonhefe, Rosario and Antonio become closer and she falls in love with him. But Rosario is chased by her enemies from the past.

Dos hermanos (aka. Brother and Sister) (2010)
105 min | Comedy, Drama

Director: Daniel Burman
Writers: Daniel Burman, Diego Dubcovsky (novel)
Stars: Antonio Gasalla, Graciela Borges, Elena Lucena

They are both alone. They need each other but, at the same time, they despise each other. Siblings Marcos and Susana are unable to heal the old wounds festering within them after the death of their mother. When Susana sells their mother's flat, she deprives her brother of the home where he had cared for their mother his whole life. Marcos's need to start living again surfaces when his sister forces him to leave Buenos Aires for Urugay.

El Hombre de al Lado (2009)

103 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

Director: Mariano Cohn, Gaston Duprat
Writer: Andres Duprat
Stars: Rafael Spregelburd, Daniel Araoz, Eugenia Alonso

A small incident over two neighbors common wall sparks a conflict which affects the intimacy of the view over the chimney; the protagonist sparks a conflict and with paranoiac obsession destroys everyday life.

The Marziano Family (2011)
82 min | Comedy, Drama

Director: Ana Katz
Writers: Ana Katz, Daniel Katz
Stars: Guillermo Francella, Arturo Puig, Rita Cortese

Los Marziano reconstructs the opportunity for a reunion of two brothers after a long period of separation. It is a story that — with deep intelligence and a comedic sensibility — deals with the universe of family relations.