Year 1946 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1946 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, emotional, suspenseful and captivating films and TV shows about / with death, flashback, murder, husband wife relationship, hospital, father son relationship, friendship, love, boy and post world war two plots mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1946: The End of the Affair (1999), Cry, the Beloved Country (1995), Out in the Open (2019), The Two Jakes (1990), House of Voices (2004), Red Joan (2018), To the Ends of the Earth (2018), East/West (1999), Love the Coopers (2015), Rebel in the Rye (2017).

List of year 1946 movies

The End of the Affair (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On a rainy London night in 1946, novelist Maurice Bendrix has a chance meeting with Henry Miles, husband of his ex-mistress Sarah, who abruptly ended their affair two years before. Bendrix's obsession with Sarah is rekindled; he succumbs to his ...
Style: romantic, enigmatic, melancholic, tricky, intellectual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, romance, infidelity, passion, jealousy, love affair, cheating wife, obsessive love, diary, private detective, secrets, church ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century, year 1946 ...
Place: london, england, europe
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Cry, the Beloved Country (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A South-African preacher goes to search for his wayward son who has committed a crime in the big city.
Style: touching, contemplative, realistic, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: racism, murder, apartheid, priest, politics, self discovery, introspection, estrangement, courtroom drama, society, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1946, 19th century
Place: south africa, africa
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Out in the Open (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A boy escaped from home, listening, crouched in the depths of his hiding place, the cries of the men who seek him. When the game passes, what remains before him is an infinite and arid plain that he must cross if he wants to get away definitively ...
Plot: heat, motorcycle, based on a novel, nameless character, dictatorship, cripple, train tracks, little sister, spanish civil war, deception, violence, razor ...
Time: year 1946
Place: spain
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 6.2
 11K
The Two Jakes (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: This sequel to the classic Chinatown finds private detective Jake Gittes still haunted from the events of the first film. Hired by a man to investigate his wife's infidelities, Jake once again finds himself involved in a complicated plot ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, cynical, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, infidelity, murder, betrayal, investigation, terminal illness, golf, crime, mystery, couple relations, cons and scams, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1946, 1940s, 1930s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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House of Voices (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1958, in the French Alp, the young servant Anna Jurin arrives in Saint Ange Orphanage to work with Helena while the orphans moved to new families. Anna, who is secretly pregnant, meets the last orphan , Judith, left behind because of her mental ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: orphan, pregnant woman nude, pregnancy, ghost, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, mystery, isolation, orphanage, mind game, uncover truth, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary, 1940s, 1950s, year 1958, year 1946
Place: europe, france, alps
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 6.3
 7K
Red Joan (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB's longest-serving British spy.
Style: serious, intense, depressing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: female spy, suffering, atomic bomb, interrogation, propaganda, world war two, woman, interrogation room, war crime, betrayal, oppression, kgb ...
Time: 20th century, year 1945, 2000s, 1940s, 1930s ...
Place: soviet union, montreal
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To the Ends of the Earth (2018)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Indochina, 1945. Robert, a young French soldier, witnesses the Japanese executing his family. Hungry for revenge, he enlists in the fight alongside the French soldiers, but his encounter with an Indochinese prostitute will turn his beliefs and his ...
Plot: commando, horse, punched in the face, blood, male nudity, rifle, masturbation, massacre, guerilla warfare, la marseillaise, vinyl record, snake ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, year 1946
Place: vietnam
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 7.4
 4K
East/West (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, France, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: June 1946: Stalin invites Russian emigres to return to the motherland. It's a trap: when a ship-load from France arrives in Odessa, only a physician and his family are spared execution or prison. He and his French wife (her passport ripped up) ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, heartbreaking, suspenseful ...
Plot: kgb, love and romance, iron curtain, escape, political unrest, propaganda, husband wife relationship, emigrant, immigration, survival, josef stalin, brutality ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: russia, france, ussr, europe, bulgaria ...
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
Style: romantic, sincere, touching, uplifting
Plot: nazi occupation, friendship, letter, island, female writer, fiance fiancee relationship, love, nazi, reading a book, hunger, flashback, strong female character ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1946
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Love the Coopers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, christmas eve, family, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, family gatherings, nothing goes right, couples, happiness, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s, year 1946
Place: usa
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Rebel in the Rye (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The life of celebrated but reclusive author, J.D. Salinger, who gained worldwide fame with the publication of his novel, The Catcher in the Rye.
Style: touching, thought provoking, exciting, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: recluse, writer's life, obsession, genius, father son relationship, friendship, name calling, teenage boy, spirituality, world war two, friend, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, year 2010, year 1946, year 1939
Place: manhattan new york city, new hampshire, greenwich village manhattan new york city, united states
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 6.6
 33K
The Choice (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life's most defining events.
Style: emotional, romantic, touching, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, fall in love, couple relations, couples, love and romance, destiny, true love, moral dilemma, friendship, life & death, medical student, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1946, year 1989, year 1988
Place: usa, north carolina, south carolina
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 35
Red Sky (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Vietnam - 1946. Philippe is committed to pacifying an unknown country made of dense forests and spectacular mountains. His ideals collapse when he realizes that he must torture and kill a young vietnamese who is fighting for his independence. He ...
Plot: war, prisoner, wildlife, french soldier, masturbation, torture, bra, love, female nudity, bare breasts, kiss, treason ...
Time: year 1946
Place: vietnam
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Walking with the Enemy (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania, Hungary, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his ...
Style: bleak, emotional, realistic, based on true events, serious
Plot: holocaust, danger, war, wartime life, concentration camp, defiant, life is a bitch, confined, family relations, betrayal, dishonesty, forceful separation ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 21st century, year 1993, year 1976 ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, russia, budapest ...
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 7.2
 92K
St. Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, inspirational, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, neighbor, family relations, parents and children, youth, coming of age, drinking, mentor, divorce, unlikely friendships, husband wife relationship, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1946
Place: usa, new jersey, california
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Fly, Dakota, Fly! (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A British military transport plane makes an emergency landing on Sado Island. The residents on the island take care of the crew members until the plane can take off once again despite knowing that Britishers are their enemies.
Plot: post war, japanese woman, crash landing, raf
Time: year 1946
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The Hell with Heroes (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In 1946 North Africa, two former US Air Force pilots are forced to work for an international smuggler to get money needed for their return to civilian life after fighting in World War II.
Plot: smuggler, ambition, murder, partnership, veteran, world war two veteran, post war, u.s. army, pilot, mistress
Time: 1940s, year 1946
Place: algeria
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Goodnight, My Love (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Gruff gumshoe Francis Hogan is hired by a mysterious woman to find her boyfriend who has gone missing. With his perpetually hungry partner in tow, Hogan must untangle a web of intrigue involving the criminal underworld and a dead courier. One ...
Plot: investigation, case, pistol, bookie, missing person, murder, surveillance, gambling, fedora, assassination, private detective, nightclub ...
Time: 1940s, year 1946
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Mountain of Wrath (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After the liberation in 1946, in a village in western Macedonia implemented collectivization farms. The President of the rural cooperative Stamat, former fighter, who with all their revolutionary zeal and enthusiasm believes collectivization only ...
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, blood, party, girl, liberation, village, church, killing an animal, revolution, car, horse, fear ...
Time: year 1946
Place: yugoslavia
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 6.3
 50
I, Justice (1968)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the year 1946, the time of the Nuremberg Process. One of the main actors of the Second World War, who reportedly committed suicide, Adolf Hitler is, however, missing. The Czech doctor Herman (Karel Höger) is kidnapped from Prague and driven to ...
Plot: post world war two, kidnapper, cruelty, frontier justice, vigilante, secret organization, manipulation, femme fatale, neo noir, kidnapping, justice, torture ...
Time: year 1946, 1940s
Place: prague czechoslovakia
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Bye Bye Germany (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: David Berman and his friends, all Holocaust survivors, have only one purpose: to go to America as soon as possible. For this they need money. Close to his aim, David is not only deprived of his savings but also overtaken by his shady past.
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: concentration camp, fake identity, breaking the fourth wall, door to door salesman, anti semitism, ss officer, interrogation, holocaust survivor, haunted by the past, black market, american abroad, anti semitic slur ...
Time: year 1946
Place: frankfurt germany
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The Devil's Mistress (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film about the black-and-white era actress Lída Baarová and her doomed love affair.
Style: captivating, touching, suspense, disturbing
Plot: nazism, love triangle, ambition, intrigue, mistress, husband wife relationship, selfishness, actress, filmmaking, ambitious woman, loss of mother, gramophone ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, year 1946, year 1938, year 1937 ...
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, czech republic, prague czechoslovakia ...
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The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Arkansas. Loosely based on a true story.
Style: rough, scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: human monster, serial killer, unknown killer, psychopath, mystery killer, stalking, murder, police investigation, slasher, vengeance, danger, mind game ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1946
Place: texas, arkansas, usa
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Almost Peaceful (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set during the largely unexplored period immediately following World War II, the film follows a group of mostly Jewish Parisians who attempt to restart their lives and rekindle their capacity for happiness in the shadow of unspeakable horrors. ...
Style: contemplative, sincere, bleak, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, prostitute, confined, life is a bitch, love and romance, human spirit, survival, lovers reunited, starting over, couples, genocide ...
Time: 40s, year 1946, 1940s
Place: france, europe, canada, paris france
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 4.8
 2K
Humongous (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Woman is raped at cocktail party. Years later, her son grows up to be a big hairy murderous monster who stalks a group of teens shipwrecked on his island.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: island, mutant, violence, revenge, murder, slasher, deadly creature, isolation, rescue, danger, youth, gory ...
Time: 80s, year 1946, 1940s
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 6.8
 351
Four Minutes (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Story: Sir Roger Bannister's historic running of the sub-four-minute mile is celebrated in Four Minutes, an inspiring and respectably authentic TV movie about breaking the most famous barrier in the history of sports.
Plot: sport, umbrella, airplane, dancing, drinking, listening to music, kiss, bathtub, wheelchair, roommate, cigar smoking, listening to a radio ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s, year 1947, year 1946, year 1954 ...
Place: oxford university, helsinki finland, mount everest
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The Taking of Tiger Mountain (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Based on the real life story of an incident in 1946 during the Chinese Civil War, the film involves a communist reconnaissance team soldier Yang Zirong who disguised himself as a bandit to infiltrate a local gang of bandits, eventually helping the ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, epic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: civil war, adventure, crimes, gang, working undercover, undercover, escapades, infiltration, army, hunger, village, prisoner ...
Time: 1940s, year 1946
Place: china, asia
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Giovanni's Island (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the most devastating conflict mankind had ever experienced, the tiny island of Shikotan became part of the Sakhalin Oblast... and on the unhealed border in this remote corner of the world, friendship among children from two ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, island, young heroes, forceful separation, life turned upside down, social differences, society, village, deportation, communication problem, post world war two, dancing ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1947, year 1946, year 1945
Place: asia, japan, soviet union
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The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A masked maniac terrorizes the same small community where a murderer known as the Phantom Killer struck decades earlier.
Style: suspenseful, brutal, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, masked killer, masked man, serial killer, small town, small town life, haunted by the past, danger, strong sexual content, social relations, teenage life ...
Time: year 1976, year 1946
Place: texas, arkansas, usa
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 7.5
 81K
42 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, factual, touching ...
Plot: baseball, racism, rivalry, athlete's life, americana, against the odds, athlete and trainer, rise to the top, human spirit, hopes, sport, african american ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1945, 1940s, year 1946 ...
Place: usa, new york, pasadena california, chicago illinois, cincinnati ohio ...
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