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 serious, realistic, emotional, touching, gloomy and intense films and TV shows about / with death, husband wife relationship, flashback, hospital, friendship, father son relationship, love, train, dancing and photograph plots mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1946: 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), The Choice (2016), Red Sky (2017), Walking with the Enemy (2013).

List of year 1946 movies

 6.2
 10K
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: private detective, murder, betrayal, investigation, golf, terminal illness, infidelity, crime, mystery, wiretap, couples, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1946, 1930s
Place: los angeles, california, 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: suspenseful, psychological, scary, bleak, serious ...
Plot: orphan, pregnancy, ghost, haunted by the past, mystery, isolation, mentally unstable, orphanage, danger, mind game, uncover truth, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary, year 1958, year 1946, 1940s, 1950s
Place: france, europe, alps
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 6.3
 4K
Red Joan (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB's longest-serving British spy.
Style: intense, serious, suspense, depressing, suspenseful ...
Plot: female spy, interrogation, world war two, propaganda, woman, interrogation room, war crime, oppression, kgb, suffering, escapades, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, year 1945, 1940s, 1930s, 2000s ...
Place: soviet union
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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: singing, death, gay, necklace, sex scene, severed head, la marseillaise, snake, caged animal, war crime, snake bite, caged human ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, year 1946
Place: vietnam
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 7.5
 4K
East/West (1999)
Genre: 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, communism, love and romance, iron curtain, escape, political unrest, propaganda, husband wife relationship, immigration, emigrant, josef stalin, freedom ...
Time: 40s, 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.
Plot: nazi occupation, letter, strong female character, german soldier, island, nazi, marriage proposal, dancing, friendship, book, vomiting, beach ...
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: family, christmas, christmas eve, parents and children, nothing goes right, family gatherings, couple relations, family relations, couples, mother daughter relationship, happiness, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1946, 1960s
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: exciting, thought provoking, captivating, touching, disturbing ...
Plot: recluse, writer's life, obsession, genius, friendship, father son relationship, name calling, teenage boy, spirituality, friend, world war two, isolation ...
Time: year 2010, year 1946, 20th century, year 1939
Place: manhattan new york city, united states, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new hampshire
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 6.6
 31K
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, touching, romantic, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, fall in love, couple relations, couples, love and romance, true love, destiny, moral dilemma, friendship, happy ending, death, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1946, year 1989
Place: usa, north carolina, south carolina
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 4.1
 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, french soldier, map, treason, kiss, bleeding, bare breasts, butterfly, wildlife, submachine gun, attack, cat ...
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: emotional, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: holocaust, dishonesty, defiant, against humanity, ghetto, forceful separation, family relations, hidden identity, danger, race against time, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1993, year 1957, year 1944 ...
Place: hungary, europe, budapest hungary, budapest, germany ...
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 7.2
 90K
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, youth, family relations, parents and children, 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: japanese woman, post war, 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: veteran, partnership, pilot, u.s. army, mistress, ambition, smuggler, world war two veteran, post war, murder
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: bookie, assassination, surveillance, pistol, investigation, nightclub, private detective, fedora, case, blonde, missing person, murder ...
Time: year 1946, 1940s
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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, peasant, paper, rejection, communist, revolution, church, killing an animal, village, car, tree, post world war two ...
Time: year 1946
Place: yugoslavia
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 6.2
 46
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: kidnapper, secret organization, cruelty, frontier justice, injection, lethal injection, pretending to be someone else, abduction, fake identity, death, revenge, sadism ...
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.
Plot: concentration camp, black market, american abroad, telling a joke, anti semitic slur, german american, head bandage, traveling salesman, holocaust survivor, party hat, door to door salesman, flashback ...
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.
Plot: nazism, nazi germany, death by gunshot, film within a film, loss of mother, heart attack, gallows, german history, nipples visible through clothing, cell, suicide, interrogation ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 2000s, year 1945, year 1937 ...
Place: czechoslovakia, austria, germany, berlin germany, switzerland ...
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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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, maniac, human monster, stalking, prom, murder, police investigation, psychopath, slasher, unknown killer, sadistic psychopath, creep ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1946
Place: arkansas, texas, 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: realistic, sincere, bleak, emotional, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, prostitute, family relations, genocide, against humanity, couple relations, hopes, love and romance, wartime life, life is a bitch, war, confined ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1946
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: serious, gloomy, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, island, mutant, boat, vacation, radioactive, monster, death, violence, murder, sex, rape ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, year 1946
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 6.8
 347
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, double decker bus, track and field, cambridge university, athlete, coach, megaphone, telephone call, bathtub, listening to music, kiss, wheelchair ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, year 1954, year 1946, year 1947 ...
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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: civil war, adventure, working undercover, escapades, crimes, undercover, gang, army, skiing, tiger, little boy, violence ...
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: realistic, touching, gloomy, emotional, serious ...
Plot: island, friendship, dancing, young heroes, forceful separation, coming of age, disorder, innocence lost, best friends, youth, social differences, society ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1947, year 1946, year 1945
Place: asia, soviet union, japan
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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: scary, suspenseful, brutal, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, small town, small town life, haunted by the past, danger, strong sexual content, deadly, teenage life, social relations, crimes ...
Time: year 1946, year 1976
Place: texas, arkansas, usa
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 7.5
 79K
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, realistic, uplifting, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: baseball, racism, rivalry, athlete's life, sport, americana, hopes, athlete and trainer, rise to the top, against the odds, human spirit, power relations ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1945, 1940s, year 1947 ...
Place: new york, usa, missouri, empire state building manhattan new york city, chicago illinois ...
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 7.7
 5K
The Thief (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1946, a soldier fathers a child then dies before its birth. Jump to 1952: on a train, the child and his mother meet a handsome soldier who makes a play for her. She accepts. Posing as a married family, the soldier finds them a rooming house where ...
Style: sincere, bleak, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: soldier, betrayal, cons and scams, crimes, parents and children, family relations, russian, death, single parent, dishonesty, prison, love ...
Time: 40s, 50s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: russia, siberia, black sea, new jersey
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The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, ...
Style: captivating, uplifting, touching, clever, serious ...
Plot: prison, human spirit, freedom, prison life, life is a bitch, false accusation, life sentence, corruption, confined, survival, hopes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, pacific ocean, maine, mexico
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A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shortly after WWII an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in deep love. Eventually he will return to USA and both expect that she will soon follow him. Emilia's mother is sick but would recover by available medicine. ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, touching, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: war, soldier, love, romance, redemption, village, society, tragic love, religions or cults, hopes, unfulfillment, human spirit ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1946, year 1964
Place: poland, europe, arizona, berlin germany, warsaw poland
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