Year 1960 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1960 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, tense, stylized, suspenseful and interesting films and TV shows about / with flashback, husband wife relationship, cigarette smoking, father son relationship, telephone call, dog, violence, murder, photograph and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1960: Stranded (2010), Closer to the Moon (2014), Operation Finale (2018), The Old Man & the Gun (2018), The Wife (2017), It (1990), A Bronx Tale (1993), Chappaquiddick (2017), A Brighter Summer Day (1991), The Battle of Algiers (1966).

List of year 1960 movies

 5.1
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Stranded (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Algeria, 1960. A section of French paratroopers are sent in search of a missing aircraft in the Algerian desert. The wreckage of the plane is quickly located, but there are no survivors, just a suitcase stamped “Top Secret”. Stormed by enemy ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genie, rescue mission, military, soldier, village, survival, supernatural, isolation, danger, supernatural ability, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: year 1960, 20th century, 60s
Place: algeria, africa, north africa
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Closer to the Moon (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Romania, USA, Italy, Poland, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of bank robbers to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the crime that they are only filming a movie.
Style: sincere, bleak, stylized, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: heist, crime and punishment, love triangle, impossible love, society, death row, confined, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, love and romance, crimes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1964, year 1959, year 1960 ...
Place: romania, soviet union, ussr
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Operation Finale (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1960, a team of Israeli secret agents is deployed to find Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, supposedly hidden in Argentina, and get him to Israel to be judged.
Style: based on true events, national socialism, ambiguous ending, tense
Plot: nazi, war criminal, manhunt, jewish, mission, life risking, chase, period piece, secret mission, culture clash, mossad, morality ...
Time: 60s, year 1960, year 1954
Place: argentina, israel, austria, buenos aires argentina, tel aviv israel
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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, tense
Plot: heist, prison escape, bank robber, investigation, horse ranch, fbi, bank, bank robbery, police detective, crimes, love, escapades ...
Time: year 1966, year 1979, year 1963, year 1958, year 1955 ...
Place: texas, oklahoma, missouri, dallas texas, montana ...
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 7.2
 21K
The Wife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, lyrical, twists and turns
Plot: novelist, extramarital affair, infidelity, professor, wife husband relationship, nobel prize, marriage, revelation, adulterous husband, sexism, aspiring writer, father son relationship ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, 1950s, year 1960, year 1968 ...
Place: connecticut, stockholm sweden, scandinavia, sweden
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Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The human race is threatened by a powerful creature, and only the combined power of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter and The Flash can stop it. But can they overcome their differences to thwart this enemy using the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, surprise ending, comic ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, cold war, monster, secret identity, heroic mission, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, pilot, danger, innocence lost, master villain ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, year 1960, year 1959 ...
Place: usa, tokyo
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 6.9
 101K
It (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 192 min.
Story: A series of murders prompts Mike Hanlon to suspect that the supernatural menace that he and a group of friends battled as children has returned. He begins to call his friends to remind them of the oath they swore: if It returned again, they would ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: supernatural, small town, good versus evil, friendship, clown, villain, investigation, giant spider, deadly, monster, serial child killer, childhood ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1990s, year 1960 ...
Place: maine, usa
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 7.8
 115K
A Bronx Tale (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Set in the Bronx during the tumultuous 1960s, an adolescent boy is torn between his honest, working-class father and a violent yet charismatic crime boss. Complicating matters is the youngster's growing attraction - forbidden in his ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, dramatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, loyalty, coming of age, friendship, first love, generation gap, racial slur, mob boss, african american, funeral, gambling, bus driver ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1968, year 1960
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, new york state, new jersey
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Chappaquiddick (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ted Kennedy's life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.
Plot: senator, suffocation, car accident, bridge, scandal, kennedy family, limousine, doctor, crying man, guilt, trust, telephone call ...
Time: 1960s, year 1972, year 1960, year 1980, year 1969
Place: massachusetts
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A Brighter Summer Day (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 237 min.
Story: A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1960s Taiwan.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: murder, coming of age, youth, teenage love, baseball bat, romance, juvenile delinquency, crimes, love and romance, society, human nature, teenage life ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1960, year 1959 ...
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
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The Battle of Algiers (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Algeria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Tracing the struggle of the Algerian Front de Liberation Nationale to gain freedom from French colonial rule as seen through the eyes of Ali from his start as a petty thief to his rise to prominence in the organisation and capture by the French in ...
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: revolution, resistance, military, bomb, french, rebellion, freedom, torture, capture, chaos, oppression, rebel ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, year 1960, year 1957 ...
Place: algeria, africa, north africa, france, middle east
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 4.7
 141
West of Eden (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 118 min.
Story: New Zealand independent drama following a young Māori man who moves to the country to rebuild his life after facing prejudices around his sexual orientation. He takes on a job on a farm where he grows attached to the farmer’s son. But when their ...
Plot: lgbt, factory worker, relocation, affair, cemetery, sex scene, homosexual, cowboy, gay lead character, gay kiss, dysfunctional family, ranch ...
Time: year 1960
Place: new zealand
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 6.5
 4K
LBJ (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.
Plot: racism, u.s. president, urination, memory, dream, oval office, tv news, black american, american south, ranch, letter, flash forward ...
Time: year 1965, year 1960, year 1959, year 1964, year 1968 ...
Place: wyoming, dallas texas, west virginia, georgia, texas ...
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 6.9
 187
Black Jesus (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thinly-disguised biography of African leader Patrice Lumumba, here called Lalubi. Lalubi, a Christ-like leader determined to save his people, by passive resistance, from the dictatorial regime propped up by European colonialists, is imprisoned and ...
Plot: martyr, army, christ figure, politics, massacre, stabbed to death, shot to death, controversy, political prisoner, freedom fighter, colonialism, political leader
Time: year 1960
Place: africa, congo
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 7.1
 15K
Breathe (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Robin, a handsome, brilliant and adventurous man whose life takes a dramatic turn when polio leaves him paralyzed.
Style: factual, based on true events, realistic, compassionate, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, illness, husband wife relationship, paralysis, polio, supportive spouse, adaptation, human spirit, rain, englishman abroad, cricket the game, near death experience ...
Time: year 1971, year 1958, year 1973, year 1965, year 1960 ...
Place: england, germany, spain, kenya, africa
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Saint Laurent (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 1967-1976. As one of history's greatest fashion designers entered a decade of freedom, neither came out of it in one piece.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, gay, couples, strong sexual content, gender, ambition, rise to the top, couple relations, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 1960s, 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1969 ...
Place: europe, france, paris france
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United Red Army (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 190 min.
Story: The film is told in three acts, beginning with a historical background of Japan's student movement of the 1960s and early 1970s, mostly using archive footage and a narrator. The second act follows the formation of the group to their mountain ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, atmospheric, bleak
Plot: life is a bitch, confined, down on your luck, isolation, society, radical, revolution, military, rebellion, idealism, danger, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1960, year 1968, year 1971 ...
Place: japan, asia
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 7.3
 7K
Vegas (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Ralph Lamb wants to be left in peace to run his ranch, but Las Vegas is now swelling with outsiders and corruption which are intruding on his simple life. Recalling Lamb's command as a military police officer during World War II, the Mayor ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sheriff, cowboy, tough law enforcer, fist fighting, honest law enforcer, unconventional method, bring down, who done it, widow widower, bodies, crimes, crime ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1960, year 1961
Place: las vegas, usa
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Lazarus: Day of the Living Dead (2014)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1957, insurance investigator George Lazarus is tasked with interviewing twelve employees of the Deadly Sin Cigarette Company when his firm receives a suspicious insurance claim. He learns that all twelve had been let go after contracting ...
Plot: zombie, knife in the head, death, gangster, murder, walker, vampire, virus, retro, psycho
Time: year 1960
Place: new york
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 6.2
 166
45 R.P.M. (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the Autumn of 1960, a fluke atmospheric weather condition allows a young teenager, Parry Tender, to receive a radio broadcast from New York City. Nestled in the Northern town of Goose Lake, Saskatchewan, Parry believes the contest the New York ...
Plot: juice, school bus, small town, single mother, helicopter, abusive stepfather, teenage pregnancy, single father, puberty, cold war era, canadian, coming of age ...
Time: year 1960, 1960s
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The Road to Coronation Street (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The story of how 22 year old writer Tony Warren conceived, wrote and fought for the record breaking UK TV series Coronation Street.
Plot: tv set, british, casting, aspiring writer
Time: year 1960, 1960s
Place: manchester england, northern england
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The Most Hated Woman in America (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The true story of Madalyn Murray O'Hair -- iconoclast, opportunist, and outspoken atheist -- from her controversial rise to her untimely demise.
Plot: investigation, gay, passport, alcoholic, police, single mother, homosexuality, grandmother granddaughter relationship, homosexual, dysfunctional family, born again christian, lgbt ...
Time: year 1963, year 1955, year 1961, year 1995, year 1964 ...
Place: new zealand, baltimore, texas
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 7.1
 1K
Rock & Chips (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Prequel to Only Fools and Horses, set in the 1960s, Joan Trotter is in an unhappy marriage with the work-shy Reg, with whom she has a teenage son, Derek ("Del Boy"). However, the reappearance in Peckham of bank robber, "art ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious
Plot: working class, suburban life, society, lifestyle, suburbs, petty criminal, wooing, dishonesty, promotion, child birth, cons and scams, theft ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1960
Place: europe, england, london
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Gone with the River (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dauna dared to be different. She faced the ancestral practices of her culture and she paid the price. She made decisions which made herself suffer and others as well. Without giving up before defeats and loses, these led her to reconcile and become ...
Plot: prison, singing, fire, river, part animation, pregnancy, classroom, hammock, menstruation, police arrest, boat, indigenous ...
Time: year 1970, year 1985, year 1980, year 1960, year 1973 ...
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We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Gianni, Nicola and Antonio become close friends in 1944 while fighting the Nazis. After the end of the war, full of illusions, they settle down. The movie is a the story of the life of these three idealists and how they deal with the inevitable ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, italian comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, innocence lost, society, introspection, human nature, love triangle, friends, idealism, youth, midlife crisis, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 70s, 60s, 40s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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 6.2
 2K
The Locusts (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A drifter enters a small town looking for employment. While working at the local cattle ranch, he meets and falls in love with the beautiful Kitty and becomes involved in a deadly yet erotic love triangle.
Style: emotional, serious, offbeat, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: small town, love triangle, pets, family life, couples, small town life, mind game, aging, mentally unstable, couple relations, love and romance, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1960
Place: kansas, usa
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 7.6
 254K
Bridge of Spies (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, India, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate ...
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: cold war, cia, espionage, lawyer, pilot, rescue, danger, justice, spy, mission, undercover, secret agent ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1957, year 1960, 1960s ...
Place: usa, soviet union, europe, east germany, germany ...
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 7.0
 76K
Big Eyes (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the awakening of the painter, Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, sentimental, suspense ...
Plot: unsupportive spouse, couple relations, ambition, art, greed, marriage, courtroom, rising to stardom, plagiarism, painter, court case, artist ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s, 60s ...
Place: hawaii, california, san francisco, usa, honolulu hawaii
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The Way We Laughed (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Studying to become a teacher in Turin, Italy, Pietro is joined by his older brother, Giovanni, who has moved up from Sicily. While Giovanni is a worker with no schooling, Pietro shows considerable promise in academics, prompting the elder sibling to ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: working class, school, prostitute, siblings relations, immigrants, family in crisis, idealism, social differences, society, human nature, small town life, hopes ...
Time: 50s, year 1961, year 1958, year 1963, 1950s ...
Place: sicily, europe, italy
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 6.8
 68K
Hitchcock (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hitchcock follows the relationship between director Alfred Hitchcock and his wife Alma Reville during the making of his most famous film "Psycho" - and the trials and tribulations the director faced from Hollywood censors.
Style: serious, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, filmmaking, showbiz, director, talented, couple relations, love and romance, wife husband relationship, artists and showbiz, dreams, censorship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, california
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