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, thought provoking, captivating, serious, suspenseful and suspense films and TV shows about / with cigarette smoking, husband wife relationship, family relations, friendship, violence, flashback, death, mother daughter relationship, fight and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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year 1970 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1970: The Prince (2019), The Golden Glove (2019), Os Dias Eram Assim (2017), Christine (2016), Do You Do You Saint-Tropez (2021), Da 5 Bloods (2020), Happy New Year (1973), Midnight Express (1978), Goodfellas (1990), Misbehaviour (2020).

List of year 1970 movies

 6.4
 1K
The Prince (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
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 ...
Style: psychological, sexy, suspenseful, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, jail cell, mother son incest, jail, lgbt, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, prison, friendship, murder, love ...
Time: year 1970, 70s
Place: chile
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The Golden Glove (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, 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.
Style: macabre, based on true events, bleak, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, sex crime, loner, misfit, murder, mentally unstable, brutality, murder of a prostitute, prostitute, alcohol abuse, alcoholic, loser ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, 20th century, year 1974
Place: hamburg germany, central europe, west germany
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Os Dias Eram Assim (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 37 min.
TV show
Story: The plot brings fiction and reality together to show how a country's political context affects the lives, dreams and paths of ordinary people.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense, tense, sexy ...
Plot: romance, love, hiv, infidelity, politics, husband wife relationship, fall in love, love and romance, youth, couple relations, couples, friends ...
Time: year 1970
Place: brazil
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 6.9
 14K
Christine (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Christine is an ambitious 29-year-old news reporter, in Sarasota, FL, circa 1974. Relentlessly motivated to succeed, she knows she has talent, but being a driven career woman in the 1970s comes with its own challenges, especially when competition ...
Style: melancholic, sad, bleak, disturbing, enigmatic ...
Plot: depression, suicide, loneliness, employer employee relationship, mother daughter relationship, office, tragedy, love interest, virgin, tv news, workplace, existentialism ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, year 1974, 20th century
Place: florida, new jersey
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Do You Do You Saint-Tropez (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Every summer, the Billionaire Tranchant and his wife Eliane host the glamorous world of celebrities in their luxurious mansion in the south of France. When a criminal car sabotage related to threatening letters wreak havoc in the villa, Tranchant ...
Plot: drugs, picnic, boat, nudity (full frontal - brief), pipe smoking, assassination attempt, garage, sabotage, luggage, suspicion, dog, barking dog ...
Time: year 1970
Place: france, saint tropez, south of france, french riviera, southern france
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 6.5
 47K
Da 5 Bloods (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Four African-American Vietnam veterans return to Vietnam. They are in search of the remains of their fallen squad leader and the promise of buried treasure. These heroes battle forces of humanity and nature while confronted by the lasting ravages of ...
Style: suspense
Plot: vietnam war, vietnam veteran, gold, minefield, friendship between men, war veteran, father son relationship, interracial romance, widower, post traumatic stress disorder, gunfight, multiple time frames ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1970, year 1960, year 1972 ...
Place: vietnam, baltimore, memphis, harlem manhattan new york city, oakland california ...
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Happy New Year (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Gangster (Lino Ventura) with his accomplice (Charles Gérard), prepares to take part in the "first psychological hold-up in the history of crime". Next door to the jewellers of Van Cleef & Arpels, on the Croisette, in Cannes, the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, clever ...
Plot: new year, heist, jewelry, jewelry store, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, on the run, unlikely couple, crimes, crime gone awry, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, year 1968, year 1971 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Midnight Express (1978)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than 30 years in prison. Hayes has two opportunities for release: the appeals made by his lawyer, his ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspense, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: prison, torture, lawyer, injustice, brutality, escape, escape attempt, suprisingly clever, court, trial, convict, sadism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974, year 1970, year 1975 ...
Place: turkey, greece, istanbul turkey, brooklyn new york city
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 8.7
 1.1M
Goodfellas (1990)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conway.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, organized crime, rise and fall, crimes, friends, mentor, court, fbi, criminal heroes, friendship, shooting ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1979 ...
Place: new york, florida, brooklyn new york city, usa, bronx new york city ...
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 6.3
 7K
Misbehaviour (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of women hatch a plan to disrupt the 1970 Miss World beauty competition in London.
Style: captivating, stylized, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: beauty pageant, feminist, rehearsal, commune, gender, farce, contests and competitions, against the odds, feminism, ambition, deception, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970
Place: europe, england, los angeles, london, united kingdom
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Christmas Tango (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: At the time of the Greek junta, in an isolated army camp, a lieutenant forces a soldier to teach him the tango in order to ask the wife of his Colonel to dance with him.
Style: captivating, emotional, psychological, sentimental
Plot: tango, soldier, lieutenant, christmas, dance lesson, love triangle, military, illness, military camp, gay soldier, colonel, romance ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: greece, balkan, europe
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Mockingbird Don't Sing (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On November 4, 1970 on The CBS Evening News, Walter Cronkite reported on a true, horrific story that was about to rock the country. A 13-year-old girl was discovered in the small Los Angeles suburb of Arcadia who was still in diapers, barely able to ...
Style: psychological, touching, uplifting, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: disability, life is a bitch, human spirit, child abuse, self discovery, family problems, parents and children, hopes, social misfits, society, isolation, mental illness ...
Time: contemporary, year 1970, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.6
 524K
Watchmen (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In a gritty and alternate 1985 the glory days of costumed vigilantes have been brought to a close by a government crackdown, but after one of the masked veterans is brutally murdered, an investigation into the killer is initiated. The reunited ...
Style: neo noir, comic, bleak, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alternate reality, conspiracy, anti heroes, superhero, parallel world, superhuman powers, good versus evil, anti hero, heroes, human nature, moral dilemma, hidden identity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 60s, year 1940 ...
Place: usa, soviet union, ussr, new york, los angeles ...
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Tenchi Muy?! In Love (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The demonic space criminal Kain has escaped from prison and destroyed the Galaxy Police headquarters. To ensure that the Jurai will not stop him, Kain travels back to 1970 to eliminate Tenchi's mother before he is even born. Now, Tenchi and the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, rivalry, time travel, supernatural, androids and robots, adventure, silly humor, imaginary, heroes, vengeance, heroic mission, tragic love ...
Time: future, year 1996, year 1970, 20th century, 1990s ...
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 7.6
 34K
Little Big Man (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Jack Crabb, looking back from extreme old age, tells of his life being raised by Indians and fighting with General Custer.
Style: epic, humorous, captivating, disturbing, sentimental ...
Plot: native american, old west, chief, orphan, native americans, americana, escapades, imperialism, injustice, society, thief, salesman ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 70s, year 1865, 1850s ...
Place: usa
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 7.3
 155K
Rocketman (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.
Style: based on true events, inspirational, uplifting, stylized, compassionate ...
Plot: gay lead character, gay relationship, lgbt, gay slur, pianist, gay protagonist, singer, rock star, rising to stardom, boy, suicide attempt, father son relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, 50s, 80s ...
Place: los angeles, california, australia, new york, london ...
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 7.5
 79K
Trumbo (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The career of screenwriter Dalton Trumbo is halted by a witch hunt in the late 1940s when he defies the anti-communist HUAC committee and is blacklisted.
Style: talky, factual, intense, inspirational, touching ...
Plot: communism, hollywood, movie business, mccarthyism, communist, justice, politics, screenwriter, parent child relationship, jail, political persecution, release from prison ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 1950s, 70s, year 1954 ...
Place: usa
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 7.6
 10K
Claire's Knee (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On the eve of his wedding, on holiday on the Lake Annecy shore, a career diplomat visits an old acquaintance, perhaps a former girlfriend. Through her he meets an intense teenager, Laura, and then lusts after her sister, Claire. Whilst Laura ...
Style: talky, sexy, clever, sexual, witty ...
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, older man young girl relationship, resort, couple relations, twentysomething life, teenage life, love affair, destructive relationship, sexual relations, lovers reunited, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1970, 70s
Place: europe, france
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Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and ...
Style: psychotronic, entertaining, exciting, epic, humorous ...
Plot: heroes, superhero, supernatural power, army, time machine, catastrophe, spacecraft, superhero team, super powers, superheroine, alien, good versus evil ...
Time: near future, year 2012, 1940s, 2020s, year 1970 ...
Place: tokyo, new york, san francisco, new jersey, missouri ...
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 7.2
 64K
Papillon (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Spain
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: homoerotic, suspense, factual, brutal
Plot: prison escape, prison, solitary, prison life, survival, life sentence, safecracker, island prison, friendship, human spirit, escape, jungle ...
Time: 1930s, year 1969, year 1970
Place: south america, colombia, france, venezuela, paris france
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 6.2
 340
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: thought provoking, captivating, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: revolution, politics, rebellion, life is a bitch, fighting the system, society, state affairs, teenage life, political unrest, militant, student, elopement ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, year 1969, year 1972 ...
Place: guatemala, san francisco, peru
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On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, China, Canada
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: clever, inspirational, surprise ending, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: female lawyer, women's rights, supreme court, husband wife relationship, equality, human rights, female protagonist, marriage, courtroom, u.s. constitution, teacher, feminism ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 70s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, new york, denver colorado
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 7.7
 146K
Roma (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: 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.
Style: touching, thought provoking, rough, captivating
Plot: maid, routine, middle class, master servant relationship, pregnancy, class differences, female protagonist, infidelity, strongman, nanny, disappearance, father son relationship ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, 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: uplifting, serious, realistic, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, bruce lee, hollywood, filmmaking, american dream, kung fu, training, rising to stardom, prodigy, follow your dream, human spirit ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 60s, 1940s, 40s ...
Place: hong kong, california, los angeles, usa, asia ...
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 7.6
 279K
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: factual, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: astronaut, nasa, space travel, space program, survival, spacecraft, race against time, rescue, outer space, trapped in space, moon, teamwork ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, florida, texas, pacific ocean, houston texas ...
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 7.2
 20K
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: based on true events, realistic, factual, compassionate, sad ...
Plot: disability, illness, paralysis, supportive spouse, husband wife relationship, polio, adaptation, human spirit, electric fan, hotel, cricket the game, horse ...
Time: year 1971, year 1973, year 1965, year 1981, year 1958 ...
Place: germany, spain, england, africa, kenya
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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, army, 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: stylized, captivating, serious, realistic, homoerotic
Plot: fashion, gay, rise to the top, ambition, couple relations, fashion designer, nudity (full frontal - brief), scandal, interview, male prostitute, sewing, gender ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1972 ...
Place: paris france, europe, 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: atmospheric, serious, rough, bleak, realistic
Plot: rebellion, idealism, revolution, archive footage, confined, life is a bitch, isolation, military, radical, society, danger, communism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1960, year 1972, year 1966 ...
Place: japan, asia
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 6.7
 98K
Inherent Vice (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In Los Angeles at the turn of the 1970s, drug-fueled detective Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of an ex-girlfriend.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: private investigator, investigation, conspiracy, missing person, crimes, uncover truth, woman in danger, dishonesty, private detective, paranoia, obsession, drug abuse ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1970 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, southern california, beverly hills
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