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 thought provoking, realistic, suspense, inspirational, touching and weird films and TV shows about / with flashback, cigarette smoking, family relations, death, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, doctor, photograph, love and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Chile and other countries.
year 1970
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year 1970 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1970: The Prince (2019), Dark Days (2017), Christine (2016), Odessa (2019), Claire's Knee (1970), Avengers: Endgame (2019), Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), Roma (2018), Kent State (1981), Zodiac (2007).

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: unusual plot structure, sexy, suspense, psychological, tense ...
Plot: gay, jail cell, gay interest, gay love, gay erotica, mother son incest, male objectification, gay relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), criminal, murder, lgbt ...
Time: year 1970, 70s
Place: chile
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 7.8
 100
Dark Days (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, suspense, sentimental, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: romance, love, politics, husband wife relationship, hiv, infidelity, youth, love and romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: year 1970
Place: brazil
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 6.9
 16K
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: sad, melancholic, bleak, disturbing, depressing ...
Plot: suicide, depression, loneliness, tv news, television reporter, female reporter, female journalist, television, workplace, existentialism, employer employee relationship, self discovery ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, year 1974, 20th century
Place: new jersey, florida
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 6.3
 531
Odessa (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Odessa, August 1970. A heat wave. The city is full of tourists. Boris, a journalist and foreign affairs specialist, and his eight-year-old son Valeri arrive from Moscow to visit Boris’ in-laws, Grigori Iosifovich and Raisa Irovna Davidov. But on ...
Style: talky, realistic, ambiguous ending, emotional, social ...
Plot: jewish, ordinary people, parents and children, family, family problems, husband wife relationship, love interest, brawl, parent child relationship, lolita, older man younger woman relationship, cholera ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: ussr, ukraine
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 7.5
 12K
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: thought provoking, talky, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: summer, older man younger woman relationship, forbidden love, older man young girl relationship, graduate, time travel, love, sensuality, age difference, ethical dilemma, writers, fetish ...
Time: 60s, year 1970, 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
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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: sad, epic, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, time travel, heroes, alternate timeline, invasion, superhero team, alien, final battle, epic battle, raccoon, humanity in peril, revenge ...
Time: future, year 2014, year 2012, year 1970, 70s ...
Place: new jersey, japan, norway, missouri, manhattan new york city ...
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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, sad, tragic ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, lgbt, musician, aids, music, singer, rock band, fame, friendship between men, musician's life, rock concert, homosexual ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, future, year 1970 ...
Place: england, atlanta georgia, britain, edinburgh scotland, munich germany ...
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 7.7
 158K
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.
Style: touching, art house, inspirational, feminist film, sad ...
Plot: maid, nanny, class differences, servant, routine, middle class, female protagonist, professor, vacation, master servant relationship, saving a life, pregnant woman ...
Time: year 1971, 70s, year 1970
Place: mexico city, mexico
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 7.3
 201
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: vietnam war, national guard, protest, anti war protest, army vs civilians, college campus, college student, political protest, riot, university, gas mask, baby ...
Time: year 1970
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 7.7
 542K
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: atmospheric, tense, stylized, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, murder mystery, mystery, journalism, crimes, paranoia, maniac, killings, uncover truth, police ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1971 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oakland california, sacramento california
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 6.7
 30K
Now and Then (1995)
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: humorous, feel good, emotional, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, kids, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, small town, women, female friendship, best friends, youth, teenager, teenage life, childhood, friends ...
Time: 90s, year 1970, year 1991, 70s, year 1995 ...
Place: usa, indiana
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 6.7
 11K
Le Mans (1971)
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, entertaining, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car, racecar driver, sport, race, car chase, speed, motor sport, accident, race car, driver, endurance, car accident ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, 20th century
Place: france, maine, europe
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 8.3
 178K
Incendies (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad's acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults' voyage to ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, unusual plot structure, heartbreaking, realistic ...
Plot: prison, torture, twists and turns, rape, incest, incest rape, last will and testament, brother sister relationship, pregnant from rape, civil war, twins, muslim ...
Time: contemporary, year 1970, year 2009, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: middle east, lebanon, canada, quebec, montreal
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The Year My Parents Went on Vacation (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A boy is left alone in a Jewish neighborhood in the year of 1970, where both world cup and dictatorship happen in Brazil.
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: politics, coming of age, dictatorship, jewish, political unrest, family relations, life is a bitch, working class, understanding, down on your luck, parents and children, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil, latin america
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American Gangster (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, harsh, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, organized crime, heroin, mob boss, drug lord, police, drugs, crime boss, drug traffic, gang, criminal syndicate ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1968, year 1970 ...
Place: new york, new jersey, bronx new york city, usa, harlem ...
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 6.6
 105K
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, surreal, atmospheric, sexy, meditative ...
Plot: private investigator, drugs, investigation, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, drug trade, private detective, obsession, twists and turns, nudity (full frontal - brief), paranoia, police investigation, hippie ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1970, year 1967, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, southern california, usa, beverly hills
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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: christmas, tango, soldier, lieutenant, gay, dance lesson, love triangle, military, military camp, illness, romance, couples ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: greece, europe, balkan
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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: uplifting, realistic, touching, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: disability, life is a bitch, human spirit, family problems, self discovery, society, social misfits, hopes, doctors and patients, isolation, mental illness, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, year 1970
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.6
 553K
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, suspense, dark, visually appealing, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, alternate reality, moral dilemma, distopia, good versus evil, hidden identity, conspiracy, parallel world, mars, cold war, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, future, year 1985, 50s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., new york, antarctica, 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, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, silly humor, pirate, heroes, androids and robots, supernatural, adventure, benign alien, escapades, heroic mission, vengeance, tragic love ...
Time: future, year 1996, 20th century, year 1970, 70s ...
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 7.3
 176K
Rocketman (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, 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: inspirational, uplifting, touching, compassionate, stylized ...
Plot: musician, lgbt, rock music, rising to stardom, gay lead character, gay slur, homosexual, rock star, pop music, gay relationship, pianist, gay ...
Time: 60s, 70s, future, 80s, 50s ...
Place: california, madison square garden manhattan new york city, australia, england, london ...
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 7.2
 76K
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: suspense, factual, motivational, homoerotic, brutal
Plot: prison, prison escape, escape, island prison, life sentence, solitary, friendship, survival, tattoo, wrongful conviction, human spirit, jungle ...
Time: year 1931, year 1969, 1930s, year 1970
Place: south america, france, venezuela, colombia, paris france
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 6.1
 386
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: captivating, thought provoking, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: girl, vietnam war, revolution, rebellion, politics, militant, fighting the system, life is a bitch, society, state affairs, teenage life, political unrest ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, year 1972, year 1970, year 1969 ...
Place: peru, san francisco, guatemala
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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, thought provoking, captivating, motivational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: lawyer, female lawyer, women's rights, human rights, courtroom, marriage, teacher, supreme court, husband wife relationship, equality, misogyny, women ...
Time: 50s, 70s, year 1956, year 1963, 60s ...
Place: usa, denver colorado, new york
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 7.1
 23K
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: sad, touching, compassionate, factual, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, illness, paralysis, supportive spouse, polio, husband wife relationship, love, marriage, adaptation, human spirit, friends, quadriplegic ...
Time: year 1960, year 1965, year 1973, year 1971, year 1970 ...
Place: africa, england, germany, spain, kenya
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 6.9
 28
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, revolutionary, communist party, bourgeoisie, communist, coup d'etat, communism, marxist, presidential election, assassination, history of chile, birthday ...
Time: year 1947, year 1937, year 1970
Place: chile, latin america
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 7.2
 427
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, friendly fire, cover-up, killed in action, death of son, bureaucracy, journalist, dead son, witness, frustration, loss of son, family relations ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: iowa, vietnam
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Microscopic Liquid Subway to Oblivion (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Bahamas, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An acid trip of a movie.
Style: art house, psychedelic, underground film
Plot: counterculture, art, lsd, surrealism, visual hallucination, hallucination, heroin
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: teenage girl, class differences, schoolgirl, lodger, coming of age, teenage love, class conflict, mansion, love letter, music festival, absurdism, presidential election ...
Time: year 1970
Place: chile
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 8.2
 30K
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, inspirational, sincere, compassionate, feel good ...
Plot: autism, human spirit, disability, scientist, against the odds, mother daughter relationship, teacher, female protagonist, inventor, ambition, genius, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1951, 70s, 60s ...
Place: boston, new hampshire, usa, harvard university, arizona
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