Year 1996 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1996 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, humorous, touching, suspense, realistic and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with flashback, murder, violence, coming of age, death, blood, friendship, beating, telephone call and cell phone plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
year 1996
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year 1996 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1996: Everest (2015), Frequency (2016), Kristin's Christmas Past (2013), Titanic (1997), Tenchi Muy?! In Love (1996), Canaries (2017), In the Name of the Land (2019), MIB 23 (2019), Mid90s (2018), Love and Fury (2016).

List of year 1996 movies

 7.1
 189K
Everest (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one ...
Style: based on true events, realistic, dramatic, scenic, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, forces of nature, mountain climbing, adventure, beautiful scenery, mountain, death, stranded, against the odds, blizzard, climbing, adventurer ...
Time: year 1996, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mount everest, himalaya, asia, nepal, texas
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 7.5
 12K
Frequency (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Detective Raimy Sullivan is stunned when a voice suddenly crackles through her father’s old, long-broken ham radio – it’s Frank Sullivan, somehow transmitting over the airwaves and through the decades from 1996. Separated by twenty years, ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, investigation, police detective, father daughter relationship, destiny, danger, murder, ham radio, redemption, serial killer, twists & turns ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996
Place: usa
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Kristin's Christmas Past (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Given the opportunity to revisit her estranged family on Christmas Eve, 1996, Kristin Cartwright discovers that while its impossible to change the past, its important to learn from it.
Style: captivating, entertaining, disturbing, sweet, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, changing the past or future, estrangement, family, changing the future, time travel, mother daughter relationship, happy ending, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, romance ...
Time: contemporary, future, year 1996
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 7.8
 1.0M
Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 194 min.
Story: 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, emotional, based on true events, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, love, love story, opposites attract, ship, fall in love, titanic, tragic love, drowning, shipwreck, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, year 1996, 1990s
Place: england, atlantic ocean
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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: humorous, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, danger, time travel, vengeance, silly humor, pirate, unfulfilled love, heroic mission, benign alien, heroes, supernatural, tragic love ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1970, year 1996, 1990s
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 3.9
 485
Canaries (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The first wave of an alien invasion coincides with a New Years Eve party in a Welsh valley.
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: outnumbered, countdown, drunken man, air force base, tennis racket, facial cut, ferry, alien invasion, stabbed in the neck, stabbed in the head, fireworks, hiding under a bed ...
Time: year 2012, year 1996
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In the Name of the Land (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Pierre is 25 when he returns from Wyoming to find Claire his fiancée and take over the family farm. Twenty years later, the farm expanded, so did the family. It's the time of happy days, at least at the beginning. The debts accumulate and ...
Plot: snowing, suicide, photograph, swimming pool, shower, bicycle, chicken, death of father, fire, birthday, knife, farm ...
Time: 1990s, year 1996, year 1979
Place: france
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 5.6
 92K
MIB 23 (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Continuing adventures of the crime fighting duo Jenko and Schmidt.
Style: buddy comedy, surprise ending
Plot: eiffel tower paris, alien invasion, secret organization, sahara, female spy, deoxyribonucleic acid, gadget car, mission, kicked in the face, human alien, anti hero, antidote ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996, 1990s
Place: naples italy, paris france
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 7.4
 38K
Mid90s (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Stevie is a sweet 13-year-old about to explode. His mom is loving and attentive, but a little too forthcoming about her romantic life. His big brother is a taciturn and violent bully. So Stevie searches his working-class Los Angeles suburb for ...
Style: thought provoking, light, humorous, cynical
Plot: skateboarding, dysfunctional family, underage sex, coming of age, friends, teenager, skateboard, gay slur, teenage sex, foul language, misogyny, skateboarder ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1996
Place: california, los angeles
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The First Day of the Rest of Your Life (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A sprawling drama centered on five key days in a family's life.
Style: semi serious, touching, emotional, clever, realistic ...
Plot: diary, marriage, family life, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, marital problem, couples, family feud, taxi driver, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s, year 1996 ...
Place: france, europe
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 5.5
 360
Love and Fury (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1980's Helsinki, a city about to burst with young energy and rebellion, two young writers determined to conquer the world fall madly in love. For Inka, the love affair puts everything in motion: she finds her own voice, publishes her first ...
Plot: post punk, smoking, male nudity, break up, punk, book, delusion, mental illness, mental institution, novelist, mental breakdown, novel ...
Time: year 1996
Place: helsinki finland, finland
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 5.4
 2K
Bel Canto (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A famous opera singer is held hostage in South America by a guerrilla rebel group after performing at a Japanese businessman's lavish birthday party. Unexpected bonds are forged in the standoff that ensues.
Style: disturbing, suspense, exciting, captivating
Plot: interracial romance, hostage, kidnapping, flash forward, violence, murder, singing, military, singer, revolution, tragic love, death threat ...
Time: year 1996
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Super Dark Times (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teenagers Zach and Josh have been best friends their whole lives, but when a gruesome accident leads to a cover-up, the secret drives a wedge between them and propels them down a rabbit hole of escalating paranoia and violence.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, captivating, rough, suspense ...
Plot: youth, murder, nightmare, coming of age, high school, insomnia, accidental killing, trap, friendship, love triangle, police, neighbor ...
Time: 1990s, year 1995, year 1996
Place: new york
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Witchcraft IX: Bitter Flesh (1997)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: female orgasm, female corpse, art gallery, man hits a woman, dead prostitute, prostitution, strawberry, satanic cult, ancient egypt, lovers reunited, redhead, apartment complex ...
Time: year 1996
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Everything Sucks! (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: It's 1996 in a town called Boring, Oregon, where high school misfits in the AV and drama clubs brave the ups and downs of teenage emotions in the VHS era.
Style: stylized, touching, humorous, colourful, light
Audience: teens
Plot: lgbt, school, interracial friendship, teenager, school play, misfit, relationships, stock footage, coming of age, road trip, parent child relationship, disgraced ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1996
Place: oregon
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 6.9
 287K
Jumanji (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Canada, UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: exciting, humorous, biting, cliffhanger, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventurer, team, jungle, teenage boy, mission, game, playing a video game, video game, high school, teenage girl, explorer, student ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996, 1990s
Place: new hampshire
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Kill Your Friends (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the late 1990s, a drug-addled nihilist resorts to murder to climb the ladder of the London music industry.
Style: rough, tense, disturbing, suspense, dark humor
Plot: killer, music industry, murder, music business, psychopath, secret, criminal, ambition, criminal as protagonist, plan gone wrong, rivalry, lie ...
Time: 1990s, year 1983, year 1981, year 1996
Place: austin texas, england, europe
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Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Former Nazi Klaus Abard survives to the 1990s by taking anti-ageing pills. He plans to use a time travel trip to return to Germany in 1944 and present Hitler with a hydrogen bomb, so that he can win the war. Unfortunately the pilot, woman-chasing ...
Style: surreal, humorous, tense, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: death of brother, conspiracy, nazism, world war two, secret, brother brother relationship, handcuffed, soldier, husband wife relationship, bomb, scientist, chase ...
Time: 1990s, 1940s, year 1996, 20th century, year 1944 ...
Place: germany, europe, prague czech republic, czech republic, prague ...
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Made in Hong Kong (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The first independent film to emerge from the former British colony since the changeover to China in 1997, Made in Hong Kong is an intoxicating drama about teenage alienation.
Style: psychological, serious, offbeat, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: haunted by the past, nihilism, coming of age, city life, estrangement, introspection, youth, juvenile delinquency, fall in love, teenage life, losing-it hero, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1996
Place: hong kong, asia, china
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A Brilliant Young Mind (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A socially awkward teenage math prodigy finds new confidence and new friendships when he lands a spot on the British squad at the International Mathematics Olympiad.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, uplifting, semi serious ...
Plot: autism, prodigy, child prodigy, coming of age, mathematics, teenager, death of father, social misfits, hopes, contests and competitions, family relations, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1996
Place: taiwan, england, asia
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 5.9
 18K
Welcome to Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, disturbing, talky ...
Plot: mental illness, tv show, obsession, life turned upside down, media, mental disorders, depression, friendship, loneliness, medication, hermaphrodite, character study ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1991, year 1989, year 1996 ...
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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 4.2
 812
Vampire Clan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five friends welcome real life vampirism into their lives. They cut their own wrists and let their friends drink from them. Rod, the leader, and a very psychotic young guy, ends up killing Heathers parents and stealing their car to go on a crazy ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, scary
Plot: murder, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, uncover truth, investigation, leadership, suburbs, gory, slasher, religions or cults, vampire, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 1990s, year 1996
Place: florida, usa
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New Kimagure Orange Road: Summer's Beginning (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Kimagure Orange Road series centers on a teenage romantic triangle: Hikaru and Madoka were best friends until they fell for Kyosuke, an understated hero with psychic powers. In 1991, the 19-year-old Kyosuke is struck by car and propelled three ...
Plot: telekinesis, falling in love, broken heart, loss of virginity, pretty girl, 22 year old, audition, song, flashback, friend, singer, friendship ...
Time: year 1996, 1990s
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 3.5
 359
Timemaster (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young Jesse is traveling through time in order to stop some evil virtual reality fight managers from a parallel universe trying to destroy Earth.
Plot: virtual reality, orphan, dream, billy the kid, post apocalypse, street shootout, outer space, alien, brother sister relationship, old west, portal, orphanage ...
Time: year 1996, year 2008, year 2006
Place: arizona
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 7.1
 143
Un Amore (1999)
Genre: Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Twenty years of the relationship between a man and a woman. We start in the present, as they are both married to other people and are having an adulterous affair with each other. Then we move to their first date and from there chronologically ...
Plot: night, daughter, guitar, love, lawyer, singing, year 1997, youth, winter, turin italy, male female relationship, new year's eve ...
Time: year 1999, year 1994, year 1984, year 1982, year 1991 ...
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 4.9
 225
Satan Returns (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Women born on the 6th June are being killed around Hong Kong. There is a lunatic on the loose. Ching, a police psychologist, looks to be the next victim. She is suffering from terrifying dreams involving the devil himself. All becomes clear when the ...
Style: surprise ending, ambiguous ending, twist ending
Plot: kung fu, supernatural, evil, gun violence, shooting a woman, internal affairs, whodunit, gun duel, father daughter relationship, betrayal, brutality, police ...
Time: year 1996
Place: hong kong
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 6.2
 645
At Cafe 6 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After her car breaks down on a rainy night, Miss Liang enters a nearby coffee shop called Cafe 6. The owner of the shop finds out that Miss Liang has just gotten into a fight with her boyfriend who is currently overseas, so to kill time, he shares a ...
Style: heartbreaking
Plot: death of mother, vomiting, vulgarity, train station, terminal illness, cleavage, fight, sketch, true love, buddy, hostel, sms ...
Time: 1990s, year 1995, year 1996
Place: taipei, taiwan
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 6.7
 18K
Denial (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.
Style: factual, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, dramatic ...
Plot: historian, holocaust, courtroom, judge, holocaust survivor, professor, courtroom drama, genocide, lawyer, court, justice, new yorker ...
Time: year 1999, year 1998, year 1994, year 1996, 21st century
Place: london, atlanta georgia, israel, england, australia
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Central Intelligence (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, entertaining, absurd, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, cia, friendship, chase, high school, betrayal, spy, accountant, office, high school reunion, fight scenes, transformation ...
Time: 1990s, year 1996, 2010s
Place: maryland, new jersey
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 6.1
 250
Along the Way (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A funny, gripping and powerful drama about the post graduation summer of four lifelong friends and one night that changed the course of their lives... forever. Like Crash , Saint Elmo s Fire and it s inspiration Stand By Me, Along the WAY is a ...
Style: gloomy, serious, touching, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: college, friendship, partners, buddies, youth, best friends, showbiz, world, coming of age, redemption, hopes, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, quarry, year 1996, year 1983
Place: connecticut, madison square garden manhattan new york city
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