Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Undertow (Contracorriente)

Undertow
7.2 Rating
(42 ratings)
7.7 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
Tatiana Astengo Tatiana Astengo
Mariela
Manolo Cardona Manolo Cardona
Santiago
Attilia Boschetti Attilia Boschetti
Sra. La Rosa
José Chacaltana José Chacaltana
Héctor
Maria Edelmira Palomino Maria Edelmira Palomino
Doña Flor
Humberto Cavero Humberto Cavero
Padre Juan
Haydeé Cáceres Haydeé Cáceres
Trinidad


Written by


Lists

71 votes
One Film - One Flag (139 items)
list by jaytoast
Published 6 years, 5 months ago 10 comments
38 votes
Gay theme Movies (157 items)
list by zyphur
Published 6 years, 4 months ago 4 comments
27 votes
List of Gay Films (409 items)
list by gay dude
Published 5 years, 6 months ago 10 comments
25 votes
2010 by star rating (82 items)
list by lotr23
Published 7 years, 6 months ago 1 comment
24 votes
2011 - Foreign Language Oscar Submissions (67 items)
list by jaytoast
Published 8 years ago 12 comments

View all Undertow lists (26 more)

Undertow Videos

Trailer

409 Views

Added 8 years ago



View all Undertow videos

Cover art, photos and screenshots

3 votes
2 votes
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

View all Undertow pictures (17 more)

Reviews

Offbeat Ghost Story

4 years, 8 months ago at Jan 22 14:47
Not to be confused with the 2004 Josh Lucas Dermot Mulroney rural thriller, 2009's "Undertow" is quite simply a delight. It stands as the debut feature of Latin filmmaker Javier Fuentes-León, but luckily his newness to the craft doesn't show. Well-acted, made, and written, "Undertow" takes to the concept of ghostly unrest with a warm, offbeat spirituality.

The film takes place i... read more
View all Undertow reviews
In this unique ghost story set on the Peruvian seaside, a married fisherman struggles to reconcile his devotion to his male lover within his town's rigid traditions. Miguel (Cristian Mercado), a handsome young fisherman, and his beautiful bride, Mariela (Tatiana Astengo), are about to welcome their first child. But he's in love with Santiago (Manolo Cardona). After an accident, Miguel must make a choice that could reveal his secret relationship.
Release date: 16 April 2010
Tags: Drama (4), Gay (3), 2009 (3), Death (3), Peru (2), Ghost (2), Village (2), Bisexual (2), Masculinity (2), Pregnant (1), Spiritual Cinema (1), Gay Man (1), Tragedy (1), Artist (1), Homosexual (1), Straight Relationship (1), Supernatural (1), GLBTQ (1), Paranormal (1), Homephobia (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Voldie added this to wanted list 5 months ago
AdeleDazeem added this to wanted list 6 months, 1 week ago
Polsko added this to a list 6 months, 1 week ago
Top 10 Saddest Gay Movies That Make You Cry (10 movies items)

" In this unique ghost story set on the Peruvian seaside, a married fisherman struggles to reconcile his devotion to his male lover within his town's rigid traditions. Miguel, a handsome young fisherman, and his beautiful bride, Mariela, are about to welcome their first child. But he's in love with Santiago. After an accident, Miguel must make a choice that could reveal his secret relationship."


David Acosta added this to have watched list 7 months, 2 weeks ago
mirinbuddy added this to a list 7 months, 3 weeks ago
2009 Movies Ranked (53 movies items)
hiyamugi added this to wanted list 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Polsko added this to a list 8 months, 4 weeks ago
Best Gay Themed Movies (140 movies items)
Polsko added this to a list 9 months ago
Sebastiane Awards Winners (19 movies items)
Paulo Júnior added this to a list 9 months, 1 week ago
Male Gay Romance (313 movies items)

" One of them dies at the beginning of the movie."


Polsko rated this 8/10 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Replicant added this to a list 10 months, 1 week ago
Movies watched in 2017 (288 movies items)
B374 rated this 5/10 10 months, 2 weeks ago
B374 added this to a list 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Watched in 2017 (364 movies items)

" 29/11"


shaggy017 added this to have watched list 11 months, 4 weeks ago
Jonathan1946 added this to wanted list 1 year, 1 month ago
BradWesley123 added this to a list 1 year, 5 months ago
Chlotrudis Award for Best Cinematography: 2010s (45 movies items)

"Mauricio Vidal "


BradWesley123 posted 5 images [View All] 1 year, 5 months ago

beg rated this 7/10 1 year, 5 months ago
Nurcholis MrNc added this to have watched list 1 year, 8 months ago
robochaa rated this 8/10 1 year, 9 months ago
moviebuff added this to a list 1 year, 10 months ago
Ron Wendolowski rated this 9/10 1 year, 10 months ago
feanedhel rated this 7/10 1 year, 10 months ago
apolis rated this 8/10 2 years ago
lucenzojean rated this 8/10 2 years ago
alfredzimmer69 rated this 8/10 2 years, 1 month ago
rickterenzi voted for 2 images 2 years, 3 months ago

Randolph Zuchowski rated this 10/10 2 years, 7 months ago
Joe added this to wanted list 2 years, 7 months ago
aperfctcirclex0 added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Kess added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Gay Movies from Peru (3 movies items)

"Original: Contracorriente Director: Javier Fuentes-León Country: Colombia · Peru Length: 100 min "


MacGuffin posted 2 images 2 years, 7 months ago


Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block