Year 1977 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1977 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, feel good, captivating and touching films and TV shows about / with death, politics, cigarette smoking, murder, husband wife relationship, society, telephone call, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship and crying plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
year 1977
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year 1977 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1977: Miss Blue Jeans (2012), Koblic (2016), Tracks (2013), Driven (2018), The Deuce (2017), Uncommon Valor (1983), Cry Freedom (1987), Hunters (2020), Mr. Church (2016), Funan (2018).

List of year 1977 movies

Miss Blue Jeans (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Year 1977. Punk and new wave rock´n roll has arrived to remote Finland and a bleak small town Oulu where increasingly odd-looking youths began to appear in the street with a message. Their rebellion speaks to Välde (17). Välde dreams of joining a ...
Style: light, captivating, entertaining, feel good
Plot: musician, adolescence, teenager, band, first love, outcast, school, mother son relationship, manager, rock band, car accident, model ...
Time: year 1977, 70s
Place: finland
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 6.4
 2K
Koblic (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tomás Kóblic, a former pilot and captain of the Argentinian Navy, disobeys an order and becomes a fugitive in order to survive. He chooses to hide in a small town in the south of the country, where his presence will catch the attention of the ...
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, exciting
Plot: haunted by the past, military dictatorship, military, guilty conscience, operation condor, sex scene, pilot, dog, murder, colonel, airplane, runaway ...
Time: year 1977, 70s
Place: argentina
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 7.2
 29K
Tracks (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Accompanied only by her faithful dog and four camels, an Australian satisfies her craving for solitude by embarking on a solo trip across the desert from Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean.
Style: uplifting, touching, scenic, serious, inspirational ...
Plot: desert, wilderness, adventure, solitude, beautiful scenery, obsessive quest, journey, camel, outback, self discovery, adventurer, explorer ...
Time: 70s, year 1977, 20th century, year 1976, year 1975 ...
Place: australia, africa
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 6K
Driven (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Puerto Rico, UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: FBI informant Jim Hoffman lures troubled automobile magnate John DeLorean to an undercover sting for cocaine trafficking.
Style: realistic, twists and turns, based on true events, exciting, complex ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, crimes, money, fight, danger, greed, drugs, brutality, rivalry, trial, cocaine, man wearing a wig ...
Time: year 1977
Place: california, san diego california
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 8.1
 27K
The Deuce (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York’s Times Square from the early ’70s through the mid ’80s, exploring the rough-and-tumble world that existed there until the rise of HIV, the violence of the ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, melancholic, sexy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitution, female nudity, pornography, drugs/alcohol, porn, male objectification, porn industry, society, sex, sleaze, sex scene, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1977, year 1972, year 1971 ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A poor otter family risks everything for the chance to win the cash prize of a talent contest for Christmas.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, puppet, parents and children, fish out of water, show tunes, rivalry, family, youth, underdog, hopes, contests and competitions, misfit ...
Time: year 1977, 70s
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Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Donald Trump has it all. Money, power, respect, and an Eastern European bride. But all his success didn’t come for nothing. First, he inherited millions of dollars from his rich father, then he grabbed New York City by the balls. Now you can learn ...
Style: parody, non-linear
Plot: satire, tower, dog, fireworks, sculpture, telephone, nazi, model, boy, handshake, demolition, courtroom ...
Time: year 1986, year 1973, year 1978, year 1983, year 1977
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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 6.4
 10K
Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, prison, rescue, soldier, war, survival, adventure, danger, captivity, military life ...
Time: 80s, year 1977, year 1982, year 1983, 70s ...
Place: vietnam, laos, asia, texas, southeast asia ...
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 7.4
 13K
Cry Freedom (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A dramatic story, based on actual events, about the friendship between two men struggling against apartheid in South Africa in the 1970s. Donald Woods is a white liberal journalist in South Africa who begins to follow the activities of Stephen Biko, ...
Style: thought provoking, bleak, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: racism, apartheid, friendship, civil rights, police brutality, journalist, newspaper editor, interracial relations, politics, idealism, journalism, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1977
Place: south africa, africa, england, cape town south africa
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 7.2
 35K
Hunters (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A diverse band of Nazi Hunters living in 1977 New York City discover that hundreds of high ranking Nazi officials are living among us and conspiring to create a Fourth Reich in the U.S. The eclectic team of Hunters set out on a bloody quest to bring ...
Plot: nazi hunter, concentration camp, war criminal, world war two, neo nazi, male protagonist, revenge, murder, fake identity, nazi, holocaust, hitler ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
Place: new york
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 7.7
 27K
Mr. Church (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A unique friendship develops when a little girl and her dying mother inherit a cook - Mr. Church. What begins as an arrangement that should only last six months, instead spans fifteen years.
Style: sentimental, compassionate, emotional, melancholic, sad ...
Plot: cooking, friendship, family, life philosophy, cook, storytelling, relationships, book, family bonds, terminal illness, destiny, idealism ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, boston
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Stammheim - The Baader-Meinhof Gang on Trial (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the research for his non-fiction book "Der Baader-Meinhoff-Komplex", "Spiegel" journalist Stefan Aust wrote the screen play to Reinhard Hauff’s controversial feature film that re-narrates the startling trial against ...
Style: controversial, contemplative, gloomy, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: prison, terrorism, courtroom, legal, terrorist, deadly, state affairs, revolution, incompetent court, starvation, prison life, rebelliousness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, year 1977, year 1975
Place: germany, europe, west germany
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 6.9
 862
Funan (2018)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Cambodia, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cambodia, once the ancient kingdom of Funan, April 17th, 1975. The entire country falls under the tyranny of Angkar, the communist party of the Khmer Rouge. The cities are abandoned, the population is thrown to the roads and forced to walk towards ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, visually appealing, touching
Plot: family relations, communism, struggle for survival, separation from family, little boy, husband wife relationship, food, starvation, illness, cutting hair, ant, hunger ...
Time: 70s, year 1977, year 1978, year 1975, 20th century
Place: cambodia
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Young Soul Rebels (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young Soul Rebels is a 1991 film by Isaac Julien which examines the interaction between youth cultural movements in Britain. Skinheads, Punks & Soulboys along with the political and cultural tensions between them. The film received the ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: disco, soul music, politics, immigrants, radio dj, murder, friendship, interracial relations, sexual relations, frame up, racism, addiction ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: europe, london, england, united kingdom
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Wife of an Important Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of an Egyptian police officer, during the regime of President Anwar El Sadat.
Plot: schoolgirl, arrest, university, domestic violence, politics, neighbor, suicide, terror, journalist, gambling, miscarriage, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1975, year 1977
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 69K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ritual sacrifice, dead woman, ballet, corporal punishment, good versus evil, mysterious event, paranormal phenomena, dance performance, psychotherapist, curse, witchcraft, choreography ...
Time: 70s, year 1948, year 1943, year 1977, post world war two
Place: berlin germany, west berlin west germany, east berlin, east berlin east germany, ohio
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The Color of Friendship (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mahree Bok lives on a farm in South Africa. Her father is a policeman who cannot hide his joy when activist Steve Biko is caught by the South African authorities. Piper Dellums is the daughter of a US congressman from California and who lives in a ...
Style: semi serious, touching, contemplative, melancholic, humorous ...
Plot: racism, friendship, culture clash, interracial relations, family relations, black american, parents and children, teenage love, family, youth, injustice, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977, year 1968
Place: usa, california, south africa, africa, washington d.c. ...
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How to Talk to Girls at Parties (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A couple of British 1970s teenaged boys, Enn and Vic, go to a party to meet girls, only to find that the girls are very different from the boys' expectations.
Style: psychedelic, surreal, semi serious, humorous
Plot: punk rock, alien, surrealism, galaxy, forbidden love, cult leader, teenage boy, cult, party, punk, ring, singing ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 1990s, year 1992, year 1977
Place: london
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What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: What Will You Do When You Catch Me? is a parody of comunist times in Poland. A state-owned company director is having an afair during his delegation. Later on, his mistress turns out to be the daughter of a Communist party bigwig and pregnant. He ...
Style: cult film
Plot: absurdism, running from police, taxi, drunk, construction site, tv show, bet, turk, airport, wreath, worker, postman ...
Time: 70s, year 1977, 20th century
Place: eastern europe, poland, warsaw poland, hungary, paris france
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 872
Funkytown (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in Montreal during the disco phenomenon some 35 years ago, Funkytown follows the life of a group of colorful characters. We follow their lives and tribulations as everyone converges on a regular basis at Montreal's hot disco spot: ...
Style: serious, captivating, disturbing, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: disco, nightclub, gay hustler, lifestyle, addiction, nightlife, social decay, artists and showbiz, actor's life, society, social relations, gay husband ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1971, year 1973 ...
Place: canada, montreal, new york, quebec, toronto ontario canada ...
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 6.4
 559
Past Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Poland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the fascinating new film from director Avi Nesher (The Wonders), two Israeli sisters delve into the dark mystery of their father’s former life in Poland during World War II.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, touching, disturbing ...
Plot: scandal, classical music, sibling rivalry, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, jewish, magazine, composer, singer, diary, nazi, choir ...
Time: year 1977
Place: germany, poland, berlin germany
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That's the Way I Like It (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Singapore
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kung Fu meets disco in Singapore. Hock is a grocery clerk longing for a motorbike. He lives with his parents and sister; they idolize his younger brother, Beng, a medical student calling himself Leslie. Hock loves Bruce Lee; he works out and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: twentysomething life, friendship, nightlife, martial arts, friends, filmmaking, love and romance, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, artists and showbiz, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
Place: singapore
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 23K
Agneepath (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: In a small Indian village Mandwa, Vijay Dinanath Chauhan is taught about the path of fire (Agneepath) by his principled father. His life is shattered when the evil drug lord Kancha Cheena hangs his father. Vijay leaves for Mumbai with his pregnant ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: revenge, family relations, criminal heroes, rivalry, deadly, crimes, teaching the ways of the world, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, drug lord, bollywood, massacre ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1977, 70s
Place: india, asia
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Unnatural Causes (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Frank Coleman is a Vietnam veteran dying from cancer brought on by exposure to the defoliant chemical Agent Orange which he turns to Maude DeVictor, a Veterans Administration benefits counselor who teams up with Coleman to fight a lopsided batted ...
Plot: crying woman, loss of friend, male underwear, sickness, vietnam war veteran, african american woman, man in swimsuit, cancer, boxer shorts, cia, veteran, vietnam veteran ...
Time: year 1977
Place: vietnam, chicago illinois
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 106K
Frost/Nixon (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate ...
Style: clever, tense, psychological, sincere, tricky ...
Plot: politics, journalism, president, reporter, loneliness, tv show, scandal, power struggle, lie, mind game, uncover truth, secret ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977, year 1974
Place: usa, california, sydney australia, london, new york ...
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The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Czech Republic
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Der Baader Meinhof Komplex depicts the political turmoil in the period from 1967 to the bloody "Deutschen Herbst" in 1977. The movie approaches the events based on Stefan Aust's standard work on Die Rote Armee Fraktion (RAF). The ...
Style: intellectual, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: terrorism, revolution, politics, robbery, anti war, political unrest, trial, judge, police brutality, journalist, court, german ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1976, year 1972 ...
Place: germany, europe, west berlin west germany, berlin germany, mexico city ...
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Behind the Candelabra (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the autobiographical novel, the tempestuous 6-year relationship between Liberace and his (much younger) lover, Scott Thorson, is recounted.
Style: stylized, realistic, factual, entertaining, serious ...
Plot: gay, pianist, gays and lesbians, aids, celebrity, showbiz, destructive relationship, couples, age difference, lifestyle, surgery, foster parent ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s ...
Place: las vegas, usa, southern california, california
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An Earthy Paradise for the Eyes (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Adolescence is always a difficult time; it is doubly so for Gábina. For one thing, she is growing up in the normalization years of the 1970s, and then she also has to face the reality that her father is a well-known actor disavowed by the regime. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, talky ...
Plot: rebellion, idealism, teenage life, rebelliousness, political unrest, parents and children, politics, hopes, actor's life, fighting the system, youth, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968, year 1977
Place: czechoslovakia, prague, czech republic, europe
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The Little Traitor (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the novel "Panther in the Basement" by the world-renowned author, Amos Oz, the movie takes place in Palestine in 1947, just a few months before Israel becomes a state. Proffy Liebowitz, a militant yet sensitive eleven year old ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, touching, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, child as main character, rebellion, military, man boy relationship, soldier, state affairs, friends, child protagonist, british military, teaching the ways of the world, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1977, year 1947
Place: israel, middle east, london, jerusalem
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A Matter of Sex (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Drama - Jean Stapleton, Nancy Beatty, J. Winston Carroll
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, sincere, uplifting ...
Plot: bank, discrimination, strike, feminism, workplace situations, boss and employee, price of justice, working class, labor union, injustice, power relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, year 1978, year 1977, year 1976
Place: minnesota, midwest
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