Top 10 awesome movies like Platero y yo that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Platero y yo and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Alfredo Castellón, Simon Martin and María Cuadra . Here goes the list -

  1. The Other Side
  2. The Condemned Ones
  3. El extensionista
  4. Aunt Tula
  5. Viento del norte
  6. El lápiz del carpintero
  7. Horizontes de piedra
  8. Mensaka
  9. La puerta abierta
  10. Volverás
  1. The Other Side

    The Other Side

    Una historia de dos vidas qie convergen: la del adolescente Ramón y la del abogado Marcelo. El chaval sufre las consecuencias de unas muertes fortuitas que lo obligan a ingresar en un centro de acogida. El letrado, amigo de la família del crío, se ocupa de su caso, lo que lo devuelve a un barrio, Vallecas, del que huyó y que ahora le trae recuerdos de su pasado. La amistad de Aníbal y la relación matrimonial con Sara salvan a uno y a otro de sus demonios.

    This movie, created by Salvador García Ruiz, Àlex Casanovas and Jorge Alcázar, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  2. The Condemned Ones

    The Condemned Ones

    Aurelia is a Mancha's peasant who barely can keep the estate of her husband (José), imprisoned for killing a man. When Juan enters her service as a farmhand, land begins to regain its former glory at the same time the boy feels increasingly attracted to her mistress. Although nobody in the village wants to work in the lands of "the damned" - Until one day José regains freedom and returns home. Motivated by jealousy, then begins a fierce rivalry between the two men, who are vying for the love of Aurelia.

    This movie, created by Manuel Mur Oti, Aurora Bautista and Carlos Lemos, scores 7.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  3. El extensionista

    El extensionista

    An agricultural engineer or "extensionist" (Palomo) arrives in a small town to make his compulsory social service. He intends to help the peasants but they don't want any help. The engineer discovers that the old "cacique" and the bank are robbing the peasants. He succeeds in making some agreements but finally his good intentions are treasoned...

    This movie, created by Juan Fernando Pérez Gavilán, Eduardo Palomo and José Carlos Ruiz, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  4. Aunt Tula

    Aunt Tula

    Tula, 31-year-old unmarried woman, whose sister had just died, decides to live in the house of her brother-in-law, Ramiro, a bank employee, and his two children. When she takes control of their lives, she plays the role of wife-mother, but does not accept the sexual commitments or maternal responsibilities of her new role. Ramiro likes her because she adores his children, but she rejects his courtship. Desperate Ramiro tries to rape her and the priest advises her to marry Ramiro. Tula insists on maintaining platonic relations, but instead of leaving the city from their home, she decides to take them to her village and, with the presence of relatives, redirect Ramiro's feelings to the memory of her deceased sister. Ramiro rapes Tula's young cousin, Juanita at the earliest opportunity, but the rest of the family does not know until months later it becomes obvious that Juanita is pregnant. Ramiro is forced to marry her, taking his children and new wife from the provinces to the city.

    This movie, created by Miguel Picazo, Aurora Bautista and Carlos Estrada, scores 7.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  5. Viento del norte

    Viento del norte

    Álvaro, the austere master of a Galician hacienda (pazo) falls in love with his maid Marcela, abandoned by her mother as a child, and treated by many as a sort of witch as her mother was considered, a son of the Northern Wind.

    This movie, created by Antonio Momplet, Enrique Diosdado and Maria Piazzai, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  6. El lápiz del carpintero

    El lápiz del carpintero

    A love story between Republican Dr. Daniel Da Barca and a rich businessman' s the daughter Maris Mallo during the Spanish civil war.

    This movie, created by Antón Reixa, Tristán Ulloa and Luis Tosar, scores 6.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  7. Horizontes de piedra

    Horizontes de piedra

    This movie, created by Román Viñoly Barreto, Enrique Abela and Milagros de la Vega, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  8. Mensaka

    Mensaka

    This movie, created by Salvador García Ruiz, Gustavo Salmerón and Tristán Ulloa, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  9. La puerta abierta

    La puerta abierta

    Shortly after moving to Madrid, a dancer is killed. His condition as a womanizer, in addition to his arrogance, makes us suspect that it is a crime of passion. As the investigation progresses, the doubts and jealousy of one of his neighbors threatens to ruin his family life.

    This movie, created by César Fernández Ardavín, Amedeo Nazzari and Märta Torén, scores 6.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  10. Volverás

    Volverás

    Days before he's set to fly to Los Angeles for grad school, aspiring architect Ignacio is forced to put his plans on hold when his brother, Carlos, comes looking for refuge from gangsters out to get him over unpaid gambling debts.

    This movie, created by Antonio Chavarrías, Tristán Ulloa and Unax Ugalde, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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