Year 1916 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1916 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense and tense films and TV shows about / with world war one, military, soldier, battles, death, danger, rifle, dancing, heroes and murder plots mostly in Drama, War and History genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1916: 12 Days of Terror (2004), 21 Brothers (2011), Mata Hari (1985), Hollywood Babylon (1972), Tolkien (2019), Many Wars Ago (1970), The Happiest Millionaire (1967), Rasputin (1996), The Land That Time Forgot (1974), Rosa Luxemburg (1986).

List of year 1916 movies

12 Days of Terror (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: July of 1916 was a time of record heat, a polio epidemic, and a World War in Europe. But beachgoers in New Jersey are threatened by a even greater terror: a shark that has suddenly developed a taste for human flesh. Starting July 1st and lasting ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: shark, shark attack, animal attack, beach, danger, deadly, death, brutality, survival, killer shark, blood, creature feature
Time: year 1916, 1910s
Place: new jersey
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 3.9
 101
21 Brothers (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 21 Brothers tells the story of the Canadian 21st Battalion as they prepare for the battle of Courcellette in WWI. Taking place in real time, the film follows Sgt. Reid as he must get his men ready for the impending battle. Not only must he prep his ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, psychological
Plot: young soldier, military, death, soldier, trench warfare, casualty of war, world war one, tragedy, battles, recruitment, weapons fire, battle ...
Time: year 1916
Place: germany
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 3.8
 743
Mata Hari (1985)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based loosely on the real-life story of the World War I spy. The exotic dancer uses her contacts in European high society, along with her seductive charm, to collect military secrets during the war. She successfully plays both sides against each ...
Plot: seduction, military, officer, bare breasts, chess, machine gun, shot in the stomach, trial, car chase, cunnilingus, choir, forced suicide ...
Time: year 1916, 1910s, 1920s
Place: france, berlin germany, paris france, madrid
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Hollywood Babylon (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: This is like a documentary on the scandals in the Golden Age of Hollywood during the 1920's. Contains many reenactments of major scandals.
Style: based on true events
Plot: hollywood, sex scandal, sexploitation, hedonism, female tied up, fondling, braless, unplanned pregnancy, lesbianism, reenactment, erotica, scantily clad female ...
Time: hollywood star, 1910s, year 1916, year 1929, 1920s
Place: los angeles, paris france, california
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 6.8
 33K
Tolkien (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: boys' school, male friendship, friendship between men, world war one, coming of age, young soldier, soldier, teenage boy, male protagonist, group of friends, treasure, friendship between boys ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1973, year 1971 ...
Place: england, oxford university
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Many Wars Ago (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, rough, bleak
Plot: world war one, military, soldier, anti war, anti heroes, fighting the system, society, rebellion, heroes, war, state affairs, wartime life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1916
Place: italy, alps
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Corto Maltese: Under the Sign of Capricorn (2002)
Genre: Animation
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: In 1916, laconic adventurer Corto Maltese is in Paramaribo, Surinam visiting his mystic female friend Java. He helps a young heir haunted by voodoo spirits, delivers some weapons to rebels in Brazil and hunts for treasure with Rasputin.
Plot: treasure hunt, mysticism, professor, island, rebel, map, playing card, voodoo, spirit, hidden treasure, fight, small village ...
Time: year 1916, 1910s
Place: south america
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Demons of Deception (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: September, 1916. As Corporal Henri Defense, young Indiana Jones has become a motorcycle courier stationed near the trenches at Verdun. His friend Remy is still in the trenches, and both grow more disillusioned about the war each day. Chosen to sneak ...
Time: year 1916
Place: paris france
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Spring Break Adventure (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sixth film in the series.
Style: cult film
Plot: mexican revolution, cowboy shirt, horse chase, one against many, cowboy, outlaw gang, repeating rifle, bar shootout, six shooter, historic figure, explosion, blood spatter ...
Time: year 1916, 1910s
Place: mexico, new jersey
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The Happiest Millionaire (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: family relations, family, romance, show tunes, eccentric family, cinderella story, martial arts, lifestyle, immigrants, love and romance, unlikely couple, follow your dream ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1917, year 1916, 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa, london, ireland, new york ...
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 7.1
 3K
Rasputin (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Into an era seething with war and revolution, a man comes with an incredible power to heal a nation...or destroy it. Based on the true story of one of the most powerful and mysterious figures in Russian history.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: murder, clergy, rise and fall, visionary, monk, revolution, cure, rebelliousness, royal family, society, state affairs, ambition ...
Time: year 1916, edwardian era
Place: russia
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The Land That Time Forgot (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During World War I, a German U-boat sinks a British ship and takes the survivors on board. After it takes a wrong turn, the submarine takes them to the unknown land of Caprona, where they find dinosaurs and neanderthals.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, island, time travel, ancient mystery, world war one, adventurer, adventure, danger, ocean, ocean or sea, heroic mission, rescue ...
Time: prehistory, 1940s, year 1916, prehistoric times
Place: antarctica
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Rosa Luxemburg (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: West Germany, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Wronke Prison, 1916. Social democrat Rosa Luxemburg faces a mock execution. Twenty years earlier, Rosa's political gifts are acknowledged by everyone, as she struggles for democratic government in Germany and revolution in Poland. There she ...
Style: feminist film, suspense
Plot: communism, marxism, feminism, female director, unhappy ending, human rights, mansion, leftist, social injustice, writing, activism, intrigue ...
Time: year 1916
Place: berlin germany
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 6.8
 5K
Carrington (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of the relationship between painter Dora Carrington and author Lytton Strachey in a World War One England of cottages and countryside. Although platonic due to Strachey's homosexuality, the relationship was nevertheless a deep and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, emotional, touching, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: conscientious objector, soldier, painter, polyamory, romance, friendship, bittersweet, unfulfilled love, couple relations, sexual relations, platonic, couples ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, victorian era, 30s ...
Place: england, europe, london, venice, wales
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Goodbye, Miss 4th of July (1988)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The inspiring true-life drama of 17-year-old Niki Janus. After fleeing persecution in Greece, Niki and her family immigrate to West Virginia and begin living the American Dream. Among their friends is Big John Creed, a wise and helpful handyman. But ...
Plot: racism, greek, world war one, immigration, teenage girl, prejudice, friendship, influenza, african american, immigrant family, ku klux klan, death of title character ...
Time: year 1916
Place: west virginia
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Forest of the Hanged (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 154 min.
Story: At the Romanian front near the Austro-Hungarian border during World War I, a multinational group witnesses a hanging and other military deceptions.
Plot: pacifism, german, military, hanging, dilemma, heroes, pow, house, military prison, village, army, execution ...
Time: year 1916
Place: transylvania
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 5.9
 401
Ceasefire (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the early 1920s, Georges Laffont, traumatized by the horrific trench warfare, decides to leave his life behind and travel to West Africa. In the vast territories of Upper Volta he - with the help of Diofo, artist and also survivor of the Great ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, rough, melancholic
Plot: male objectification, brother brother relationship, injury, self discovery, life, wartime, getting home, death of son, war veteran, death of friend, young widow, killed in a car accident ...
Time: 1920s, year 1916, post world war one
Place: africa, france
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The Lost City of Z (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A true-life drama in the 1920s, centering on British explorer Col. Percy Fawcett, who discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilazation in the Amazon and disappeared whilst searching for it.
Style: meditative, suspense, inspirational, exciting, factual ...
Plot: expedition, archaeology, explorer, tribe, journey, jungle, world war one, lost city, obsession, courage, survival, travel ...
Time: 1920s, 50s, year 1916, 1910s, 1900s ...
Place: south america, england, london, bolivia, ireland ...
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The Kiss of a Killer (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A true story, Bela Kiss was one of the the most brutal serial killers, who killed 23 young women during the beginning of the first World War. The blood-drained bodies were found in metal barrels, conserved in alcohol. According to rumors, he was ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, hotel, danger, crimes, psychopath, off the grid, deadly, bank robber, survival, murder, ghost, trapped ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1916
Place: belgium
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 5.4
 226
The Fear (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young soldier testifies of his thoughts about the first world war, between disillusion, fear and hate, following his path through the letters he sends to his lover.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: world war one, battlefield, military, soldier, bombing, army, youth, hiding, self mutilation, death of friend, love, desperation ...
Time: 1910s, year 1914, year 1915, year 1916, year 1917
Place: france
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Last Night of Love (1980)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Romania, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1916, shortly before Romania's entry in World War One Romanian Army Lieutenant Tudor Gheorghiu is posted to a border patrol unit on Romania's border with Austria-Hungary. Not receiving any news from his wife he persuades the commanding ...
Plot: duty, gigolo, businessman, reception, obsession, jealousy, lawyer, court martial, world war one, infidelity, attack, inheritance ...
Time: year 1916
Place: romania
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 4.8
 559
Pancho Villa (1972)
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa is double-crossed in an arms deal planned by his comrade Scotty. Villa and Scotty plot a raid on a U.S. cavalry fort in retaliation.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, tense, semi serious, realistic
Plot: heroes, mexican revolution, arms deal, folk hero, military, political unrest, train, rebelliousness, against the odds, lone wolves, state affairs, friends ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916
Place: latin america, mexico
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Fraulein Doktor (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A seductive and ruthless spy in the service of Germany steals state secrets- including the formula for poison gas-from England and France during World War I. British intelligence, in turn, tries to hunt her down.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: world war one, espionage, betrayal, submarine, female spy, secret agents, partners, danger, war, military, heroic mission, ship ...
Time: year 1916
Place: scotland, france, england, russia, germany ...
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 10K
Theeb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Jordan, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming of age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: desert, world war one, survival, coming of age, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, escapades, danger, bedouin, culture clash, british soldier, fear ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1916
Place: saudi arabia, middle east, jordan, ottoman empire, arabia ...
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Beneath Hill 60 (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The true story of Australia's cat-and-mouse underground mine warfare – one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and mystifying conflicts of WW I. It was a secret struggle BENEATH the Western Front that combined daring engineering, ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, tense, uplifting ...
Plot: military, soldier, human spirit, war, hopes, tunnel, world war one, danger, life is a bitch, brutality, heroes, hapless soldier ...
Time: 20th century, year 1916, 1910s
Place: germany, australia, europe
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 6.0
 3K
The Trench (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Trench tells the story of a group of young British soldiers on the eve of the Battle of the Somme in the summer of 1916, the worst defeat in British military history. Against this ill-fated backdrop, the movie depicts the soldiers' ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, gloomy, bleak
Plot: world war one, military, soldier, battles, battlefield, trench warfare, gory, heroes, danger, war, isolation, destiny ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916
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 5.2
 1K
Britannic (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It was the sister ship of the infamous Titanic... and its final destiny was the same. Experience the true untold story of Britannic, a tumultuous, epic voyage of human passion, courage and betrayal aboard an ill-fated ocean liner bound for a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, espionage, betrayal, titanic, military, cruise, catastrophe, escapades, secret agents, survival, undercover, danger ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916
Place: balkan, mediterranean sea, greece, europe
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 7.1
 1K
Rasputin (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Details the life of the Russian monk Rasputin. The film shows his rise to power and how it corrupted him. His sexual perversions and madness ultimatly leads to his gruesome assasination.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: assassination, clergy, intrigue, royal family, psychopath, politics, ambition, tragic hero, revolution, royal court, rebelliousness, mental illness ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917, year 1916
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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The Wipers Times (2013)
Genre: War
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Captain Fred Roberts discovered a printing press in the ruins of Ypres, Belgium in 1916, he decided to publish a satirical magazine called The Wipers Times - "Wipers" being army slang for Ypres. Full of gallows humour, The Wipers ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, realistic, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: world war one, military life, human spirit, military, soldier, danger, life is a bitch, hopes, battles, war, superior officer, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1918, year 1917, year 1916
Place: europe, flanders, france
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Georgia O'Keeffe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Biopic of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe and her husband, photographer Alfred Stieglitz.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: couples, destructive relationship, rise to the top, couple relations, obsession, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, husband wife relationship, mortality, friendship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, 30s, 20s ...
Place: usa, new mexico, manhattan new york city, new york, wisconsin
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