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, interesting, dramatic and factual films and TV shows about / with flashback, death, husband wife relationship, storytelling, photograph, friendship, runaway, camera, mentor and photographer plots mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres shot in USA, Chile, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1970: Zodiac (2007), Le Mans (1971), Milk (2008), Lovelace (2013), Roma (2018), Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993), Apollo 13 (1995), Last Day of Summer (1984), Breathe (2017), Operation Alpha (1972).
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Milk
Biography, Drama
USA
128 min.
 7.6
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Roma
Drama
USA, Mexico
135 min.
 8.2
Breathe
Biography, Drama, Romance
UK
118 min.
 7.1

List of year 1970 movies

 7.7
 370K
Zodiac
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, 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, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, investigation, crime, murder, police, murder mystery, uncover truth, paranoia, obsession, violence, code ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1979 ...
Place: california, san francisco, usa, oakland california
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 6.8
 8K
Le Mans
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Steve McQueen is ideally cast as a champion race car driver, participating in the famed 24-hour race headquartered in Le Mans, France. Though dedicated to Going for the Gold, McQueen finds time to romance widowed Elga Andersen. The dramatic angle to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, road movie, serious, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racing, race, contests and competitions, cars, ambition, sport, competition, rivalry, dialogue, athlete's life, technology, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970
Place: europe, france, maine
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 7.6
 151K
Milk
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The story of California's first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the city and its people brought him backing from young and ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: politics, gay, homosexuality, murder, mentor, idealism, courage, prejudice, assassination, gays and lesbians, drinking, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976, year 1973, year 1972 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, minnesota, phoenix arizona ...
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 6.2
 35K
Lovelace
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: redemption, sexual abuse, sex, violence, prostitution, manipulation, adoption, filmmaking, strong sexual content, pornography, death, nudity (topless - notable) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 2002, year 1970
Place: usa, new jersey, malibu california, florida
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 8.2
 1K
Roma
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
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: middle class, hospital, infidelity, dog, airplane, food, eating, tea, nanny, boy, father son relationship, doctor ...
Time: year 1970, year 1971
Place: mexico city, mexico
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Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story
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, serious, uplifting, factual, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, chase, prejudice, violence, rising to stardom, fight scenes, culture clash, mentor, race issues, hopes, mythology ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: hong kong, los angeles, asia, california, san francisco ...
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 7.6
 236K
Apollo 13
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, tense, realistic, suspense, epic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: survival, nasa, space travel, moon, courage, adventure, race against time, rescue, space program, technology, astronaut, explosion ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s, year 1970 ...
Place: usa, florida, houston texas, wisconsin
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Last Day of Summer
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: brother brother relationship, drowning, boy, rowboat, loss of parents, countryside, fat woman, river thames, woman drowned, summer, death by drowning, british ...
Time: year 1970
Place: england
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 7.1
 13K
Breathe
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, realistic, based on true events, compassionate, sad ...
Plot: disability, illness, paralysis, husband wife relationship, supportive spouse, adaptation, human spirit, polio, love, suffocation, hospital, marriage ...
Time: year 1960, year 1971, year 1958, year 1981, year 1965 ...
Place: africa, kenya, spain, germany, england
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Operation Alpha
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
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: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating
Plot: fashion, drugs/alcohol, rise to the top, strong sexual content, gay, fashion designer, ambition, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, couple relations, couples, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s, year 1976 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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United Red Army
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: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, atmospheric
Plot: idealism, isolation, rebellion, society, down on your luck, revolution, confined, danger, military, life is a bitch, radical, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1966, year 1970, year 1960 ...
Place: asia, japan
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 6.8
 16
Voto + Fusil
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, history of chile, left wing, assassination, coup d'etat, communist party, bourgeoisie, communist, marxist, communism, presidential election
Time: year 1947, year 1970, year 1937
Place: chile, latin america
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 7.2
 142
Kent State
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: shot to death, university, riot, tear gas, national guard, firearm, protest, vietnam war
Time: year 1970
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 7.5
 330
Friendly Fire
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, flashback, journalist, witness, loss of son, death of son, frustration, friendly fire, dead son, bureaucracy
Time: year 1970
Place: vietnam, iowa
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Microscopic Liquid Subway to Oblivion
Genre: Drama
Country: Bahamas
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An acid trip of a movie.
Style: art house, psychedelic
Plot: art, surrealism, hallucination, lsd, visual hallucination
Time: year 1970
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Palomita blanca
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: love letter, skinny dipping, coming of age, mansion, teenage boy, teacher, absurdism, teenage girl, music festival, class conflict, hippie, presidential election ...
Time: year 1970
Place: chile
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 7.7
 39
October 1970
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: kidnapping, terrorism, politics, ethnic conflict
Time: year 1970
Place: canada, quebec
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 6.2
 179
The Confidant
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: crying man, crying, female nudity, bare breasts, wedding, teacher, school, husband wife relationship, photograph, priest, extramarital affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: year 1970, year 1967, year 1969, year 1968, 1960s
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Gone with the River
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: husband wife conflict, cloud, hammock, boat, menstruation, part animation, river, police arrest, release from prison, american indian, fishing, classroom ...
Time: year 1973, year 1960, year 1955, year 1980, year 1985 ...
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The Trial of Billy Jack
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, realistic, biting, rough ...
Plot: martial arts, anti heroes, idealism, school, rebelliousness, political unrest, injustice, politics, fighting the system, heroes, rebellion, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970, year 1972, year 1968
Place: arizona, usa, vietnam
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From What Is Before
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: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized, bleak
Plot: mystery, village life, clergy, village, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, isolation, confined, danger, society, chaos, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971, year 1970, year 1972
Place: the philippines
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 8.3
 23K
Temple Grandin
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: inspirational, sincere, touching, compassionate, emotional ...
Plot: autism, against the odds, genius, disability, panic attack, female protagonist, human spirit, ambition, scientist, mother daughter relationship, teacher, childhood ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, year 1981, year 1975 ...
Place: usa, new hampshire, boston, arizona, harvard university
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Made in Dagenham
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: clever, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: idealism, workplace, working class, rebellion, fighting the system, discrimination, revolution, politics, feminism, justice, drinking, friendship ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1966, year 1968 ...
Place: england, europe, london, michigan
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The Year That Trembled
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: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, lottery, vietnam war, fighting the system, politics, college, americana, high school, human nature, friendship, innocence lost, small town ...
Time: 70s, 1960s, year 1970, year 1971
Place: vietnam, asia, ohio, usa, cambodia
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Without Limits
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, sincere, serious, emotional, dramatic ...
Plot: olympics, sport, death, competition, athlete's life, racing, college, drinking, mentor, race, contests and competitions, life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970, year 1972, year 1971 ...
Place: oregon, usa, finland, munich germany, helsinki finland
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Reincarnation
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: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, scary ...
Plot: ghost, mental institution, serial killer, gory, haunted by the past, small town, chase, vengeance, couple relations, siblings relations, murder, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, year 1970
Place: asia, japan
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 7.4
 694
October
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In October 1970, one group from the Front de Liberation du Quebec kidnapped the British Consul in Montreal. Few days later, a second group did the same with one of the Minister of the Quebec Government. If the first was released, the second was ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, deadly, state affairs, terrorism, kidnapping, murder, working class, revolution, good versus evil, politics, confined, danger ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: canada, quebec
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The O.J. Simpson Story
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dramatizes some of the more tawdry events in the relationship between O.J. Simpson and his wife, Nicole Brown, up to and including his arrest for Brown's murder.
Plot: red carpet, baseball bat, loss of child, bartender, mistress, domestic violence, arrest, convertible, running, argument, teenager, interview ...
Time: year 1994, year 1979, 1960s, year 1970, year 1975
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 6.8
 24K
Now and Then
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, small town, childhood, oldies, best friends, adolescence, unlikely friendships, pregnancy, women, divorce, coming-of-age ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 90s, 1990s, year 1991 ...
Place: indiana, usa
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