Year 1970 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1970 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, factual, interesting and intense films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, flashback, photograph, father son relationship, death, teacher, murder, politics, camera and party plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Thriller genres shot in USA, Chile, UK and other countries.
year 1970
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year 1970 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1970: Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), The Golden Glove (2019), Papillon (2017), Katherine (1975), The Prince (2019), On the Basis of Sex (2018), Roma (2018), Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993), Apollo 13 (1995), Last Day of Summer (1984).

List of year 1970 movies

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, sexy, based on true events ...
Plot: aids, rock band, singer, fame, music band, musician, rise to the top, gay, lgbt, friendship between men, girlfriend, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1976, year 1970, year 1985 ...
Place: britain, england, edinburgh scotland, rio de janeiro, germany
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The Golden Glove (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A serial killer strikes fear in the hearts of residents of Hamburg during the early 1970s.
Plot: serial killer, salvation army, disfigured face, teenage boy, teenage girl, male nudity, red light district, one eyed man, urinating on someone, night watchman, birthday party, vacuum cleaner ...
Time: 20th century, year 1974, year 1970
Place: hamburg germany, west germany
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 7.1
 28K
Papillon (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Spain, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Henri "Papillon" Charrière is convicted in Paris for a murder he did not commit. Sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, he becomes obsessed with escaping. After planning and executing a series of treacherous ...
Style: factual, suspense, based on memoir, brutal
Plot: prison, prison life, friendship, solitary, false accusation, survival, rebelliousness, human spirit, male bonding, brutality, wrongful conviction, free spirit ...
Time: year 1970, year 1969
Place: south america, venezuela, paris france, france, colombia
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 6.3
 272
Katherine (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A harrowing look at the 60s and early 70s through the eyes of Katherine Alman, a wealthy debutante who slowly, but inexorably spirals down into a fight for the causes that shook a nation, leading a path to the underground life. Written by Miguel Cane
Style: realistic, disturbing, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: revolution, rebellion, politics, teenage life, state affairs, life is a bitch, militant, society, political unrest, fighting the system, explosion, friendship between women ...
Time: 60s, year 1966, 1960s, year 1972, year 1970 ...
Place: peru, san francisco, guatemala
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The Prince (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina
Story: The Prince, moved by jealousy and doubts about its sexuality, kills the Gipsy, his bestest friend. In jail he'll meet the Horse, a respected gangster in prison through which will discover, by force, the immense human need of love and being ...
Plot: best friend, male objectification, criminal, murder, prison, male nudity, jail, killer
Time: year 1970
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On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: supreme court, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, 15 year old, female lawyer, street life, charades, mother daughter relationship, teacher, doctor, lecture ...
Time: 1950s, year 1959, year 1970
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 7.8
 102K
Roma (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
Plot: maid, master servant relationship, middle class, dating, nanny, tea, corruption, death, political rally, employer employee relationship, violence, girl ...
Time: year 1970, 70s, year 1971
Place: mexico city, mexico
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Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This film is a glimpse into the life, love and the unconquerable spirit of the legendary Bruce Lee. From a childhod of rigorous martial arts training, Lee realizes his dream of opening his own kung-fu school in America. Before long, he is discovered ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, uplifting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, american dream, filmmaking, training, prodigy, hollywood, actor's life, lifestyle, against the odds, society, follow your dream, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 40s, 20th century, 70s, 50s ...
Place: hong kong, california, los angeles, asia, usa ...
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 7.6
 243K
Apollo 13 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, factual, clever ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: space travel, astronaut, survival, race against time, spacecraft, nasa, rescue, moon, space program, explosion, against the odds, courage ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 70s, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, florida, houston texas, wisconsin
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Last Day of Summer (1984)
Country:
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A young woman moves into a hippy commune and spends an idyllic summer with the young brother of one of the residents.
Plot: death of parents, inheritance, intergenerational friendship, english, rowboat, fat woman, loss of parents, brother brother relationship, river, british, boy, woman drowned ...
Time: year 1970
Place: england
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 7.1
 15K
Breathe (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Robin, a handsome, brilliant and adventurous man whose life takes a dramatic turn when polio leaves him paralyzed.
Style: factual, based on true events, realistic, compassionate, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, illness, husband wife relationship, paralysis, polio, supportive spouse, adaptation, human spirit, rain, englishman abroad, cricket the game, near death experience ...
Time: year 1971, year 1958, year 1973, year 1965, year 1960 ...
Place: england, germany, spain, kenya, africa
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Operation Alpha (1972)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The story of an assassination attempt made to destabilize the Argentine government and prevent the 1970 presidential inauguration of Marxist Salvador Allende. Curiously, for this purpose, the Argentine military plotters decided to create an ...
Style: political drama
Plot: downfall, assassination
Time: year 1970
Place: chile
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Saint Laurent (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 1967-1976. As one of history's greatest fashion designers entered a decade of freedom, neither came out of it in one piece.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, gay, couples, strong sexual content, gender, ambition, rise to the top, couple relations, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 1960s, 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1969 ...
Place: europe, france, paris france
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United Red Army (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 190 min.
Story: The film is told in three acts, beginning with a historical background of Japan's student movement of the 1960s and early 1970s, mostly using archive footage and a narrator. The second act follows the formation of the group to their mountain ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, atmospheric, bleak
Plot: life is a bitch, confined, down on your luck, isolation, society, radical, revolution, military, rebellion, idealism, danger, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1960, year 1968, year 1971 ...
Place: japan, asia
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 6.8
 16
Voto + Fusil (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The political evolution in Chile seeing from three different times: 1937, 1947 and 1970. A film that shows how a revolution cannot be accomplished by electoral means, and how the wealthy class will always attempt to destroy that revolution, with the ...
Plot: politics, left wing, history of chile, communism, communist party, bourgeoisie, presidential election, coup d'etat, marxist, communist, assassination
Time: year 1970, year 1937, year 1947
Place: chile, latin america
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 7.2
 144
Kent State (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Fine television chronicle of the events of May 1970 at Kent State University in Ohio that led to the killing of four students by the National Guard. Barkin's screen debut!
Plot: riot, shot to death, university, tear gas, firearm, vietnam war, protest, national guard
Time: year 1970
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 7.5
 337
Friendly Fire (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: In March 1970, a U.S. Army officer arrived at the Iowa farm of Peg and Gene Mullen and informed them that their son Michael had been killed in Vietnam by "friendly fire." Their determined attempts to learn more about the circumstances of ...
Plot: vietnam war, bureaucracy, loss of son, friendly fire, dead son, witness, journalist, death of son, frustration, flashback
Time: year 1970
Place: vietnam, iowa
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Microscopic Liquid Subway to Oblivion (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bahamas
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An acid trip of a movie.
Style: art house, psychedelic
Plot: lsd, visual hallucination, art, heroin, surrealism, hallucination
Time: year 1970
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Palomita blanca (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Chile
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young working class girl falls in love with an upper class boy who is part of the plot to assassinate General Schneider, head of the Chilean Army.
Plot: coming of age, skinny dipping, hippie, teenage love, presidential election, schoolgirl, lodger, mansion, class differences, teenage girl, music festival, class conflict ...
Time: year 1970
Place: chile
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 7.7
 39
October 1970 (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 480 min.
Story: A dramatization of the actual events surrounding the October Crisis in the province of Quebec, Canada.
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, politics, ethnic conflict
Time: year 1970
Place: quebec, canada
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 6.2
 184
The Confidant (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New husband Adam reluctantly takes a job with state security in a totalitarian country, thus becoming a secret police agent. This "contract with the devil" helps secure a flat for the happy couple, as well as a prosperous future. However, ...
Plot: secret agent, cheating wife, farmer, unfaithful wife, communism, school principal, tape recording, sabotage, death by gunshot, radar, overhearing sex, urination ...
Time: 1960s, year 1968, year 1969, year 1967, year 1970
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Gone with the River (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dauna dared to be different. She faced the ancestral practices of her culture and she paid the price. She made decisions which made herself suffer and others as well. Without giving up before defeats and loses, these led her to reconcile and become ...
Plot: prison, singing, fire, river, part animation, pregnancy, classroom, hammock, menstruation, police arrest, boat, indigenous ...
Time: year 1970, year 1985, year 1980, year 1960, year 1973 ...
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The Trial of Billy Jack (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: After Billy Jack in sentenced to four years in prison for the "involuntary manslaughter" of the first film, the Freedom School expands and flourishes under the guidance of Jean Roberts. The utopian existence of the school is characterized ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, thought provoking, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: school, politics, martial arts, racism, society, rebelliousness, journalism, fighting the system, political unrest, heroes, anti heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1968, year 1972, year 1970
Place: arizona, usa, vietnam
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From What Is Before (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 338 min.
Story: The Philippines, 1972. Mysterious things are happening in a remote barrio. Wails are heard from the forest, cows are hacked to death, a man is found bleeding to death at the crossroad and houses are burned. Ferdinand E. Marcos announces Proclamation ...
Style: realistic, bleak, stylized, atmospheric, serious
Plot: confined, forces of nature, clergy, society, danger, village, isolation, chaos, social relations, chaos and mayhem, village life, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971, year 1972, year 1970
Place: the philippines
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 8.3
 24K
Temple Grandin (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who has become one of top scientists in humane livestock handling.
Style: touching, sincere, inspirational, emotional, compassionate ...
Plot: autism, against the odds, human spirit, female protagonist, scientist, inventions and discoveries, mother daughter relationship, disability, ambition, panic attack, teacher, mentally challenged ...
Time: 20th century, year 1966, 1960s, 1950s, year 1970 ...
Place: new hampshire, usa, boston, harvard university, arizona
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Made in Dagenham (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Style: touching, clever, uplifting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: discrimination, working class, injustice, protest, factory, sewing machine, gender, workplace, rebellion, idealism, revolution, fighting the system ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1966, year 1970 ...
Place: england, europe, michigan, london
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 7.7
 384K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crime, uncover truth, victim, journalist, paranoia, investigation, mystery, code, mind game, crimes ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1969 ...
Place: california, san francisco, usa, oakland california
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The Year That Trembled (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Year That Trembled is a 1970 coming-of-age story set in the shadow of Kent State that focuses on a group of young characters facing the Vietnam Draft Lottery.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: lottery, coming of age, politics, vietnam war, college, friendship, high school, anti war, high school life, innocence lost, rebelliousness, human nature ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, 1960s, year 1971
Place: vietnam, ohio, usa, asia, cambodia
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Without Limits (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The film follows the life of famous 1970s runner Steve Prefontaine from his youth days in Oregon to the University of Oregon where he worked with the legendary coach Bill Bowerman, later to Olympics in Munich and his early death at 24 in a car crash.
Style: realistic, exciting, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Plot: sport, athlete, running, ambition, human spirit, hopes, power relations, contests and competitions, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, lifestyle, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971, year 1972, year 1970 ...
Place: oregon, usa, munich germany, helsinki finland, finland
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Reincarnation (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Japanese actress begins having strange visions and experiences after landing a role in a horror film about a real-life murder spree that took place over forty years ago.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, mental institution, ghost, small town, haunted by the past, supernatural, grudge, gory, danger, vengeance, couple relations, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, year 1970
Place: japan, asia
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