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, suspense, tense, suspenseful and captivating films and TV shows about / with death, murder, storytelling, violence, husband wife relationship, runaway, corruption, brutality, mentor and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
year 1960
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year 1960 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1960: West of Eden (2017), A Bronx Tale (1993), LBJ (2016), The Road to Coronation Street (2010), Stranded (2010), Cyst (2020), Redoubtable (2017), Bridge of Spies (2015), Big Eyes (2014), The Way We Laughed (1998).

List of year 1960 movies

 4.8
 264
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 ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: love affair, forbidden love, gay slur, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, family relations, dysfunctional family, gay interest, farm, ranch, murder, relocation ...
Time: year 1960
Place: new zealand
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 7.8
 138K
A Bronx Tale (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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: sentimental, realistic, touching, serious, dramatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, white male black female relationship, mentor, mafia, gang leader, loyalty, organized crime, coming of age, friendship, generation gap, nostalgia, mob boss ...
Time: 60s, year 1960, 20th century, year 1968
Place: bronx new york city, new york, usa, new york state, new jersey
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 6.5
 7K
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.
Style: political, suspense, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: kennedy assassination, politics, husband wife relationship, vice president, civil rights, assassination, u.s. congress, president, society, usa president, democratic party, cooking ...
Time: year 1960, 60s, year 1963, year 1968, year 1965 ...
Place: washington d.c., wyoming, west virginia, dallas texas, georgia ...
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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 ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, virus, psycho, zombie, gangsters, death, characters in danger, human nature, undead, panic, supernatural, fear ...
Time: year 1960, year 1950
Place: new york
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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.
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, touching, factual, tense
Plot: aspiring writer, acting audition, british, casting, clapping, tv set
Time: year 1960, 60s
Place: manchester, northern england
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 5.1
 936
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: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genie, soldier, rescue mission, village, survival, military, supernatural, isolation, supernatural ability, escapades, confined, deadly creature ...
Time: year 1960, 20th century, 60s
Place: algeria, africa, sahara, north africa
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 4.4
 586
Cyst (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In the 1960s, a nurse's last day on her job is ruined when a doctor inadvertently creates a cyst monster that terrorizes the office.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: doctor, man versus machine, good versus evil, fear, vengeance, murder, death, scientist, chase, brutality, violence, revenge ...
Time: year 1960
Place: usa
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 6.6
 5K
Redoubtable (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Myanmar
Duration: 107 min.
Story: During the making of one of his films, French film director Jean-Luc Godard falls in love with 17-year old actress Anne Wiazemsky and later gets married.
Style: captivating, disturbing, romantic, entertaining
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, filmmaker, husband wife relationship, male objectification, cinema, revolution, love and romance, sex scene, naked in public, filmmaking, train, sea ...
Time: year 1960, year 1967, year 1968, 60s
Place: france, italy, south of france, europe, paris france
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 7.6
 306K
Bridge of Spies (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, India
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, tricky, intense ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, lawyer, spy, cia, rescue, legal, justice, soviet spy, mission, undercover, judge ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1960, 50s, year 1957
Place: ussr, usa, east germany, europe, berlin germany ...
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 7.0
 92K
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: thought provoking, captivating, serious, sentimental, suspense ...
Plot: art, painter, painting, plagiarism, ambition, court case, unsupportive spouse, couple relations, creativity, greed, marriage, couples ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1949, year 1964 ...
Place: hawaii, san francisco, california, usa, new york ...
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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: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, immigrants, school, working class, bittersweet, family relations, power relations, single parent, politics, society, hopes, family life ...
Time: 50s, year 1962, 60s, year 1958, year 1960 ...
Place: sicily, europe, italy, turin italy
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 6.1
 3K
Winter Kills (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 19 years after President Timothy Keegan was assassinated, his brother Nick discovers a dying man claiming to have been the gunman. While trying to avoid his wealthy and domineering father's attempts to control his actions, Nick follows the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, conspiracy, assassination, investigation, political conspiracy, satire, assassination of president, dark humor, criminal heroes, fighting the system, uncover truth, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, 50s, year 1960 ...
Place: new york, havana cuba, philadelphia
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 6.6
 24K
White Squall (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
Style: serious, emotional, rough, suspense, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sailing, storm at sea, coming of age, adventure, friendship, survival, catastrophe, sailboat, ocean, escapades, disaster, mentor ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1960, year 1961
Place: jamaica, west indies, south america, cuba, florida ...
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 5.3
 1K
Deserter (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Unlikely friends in a melting pot of confusion. Simon Murray fights for the French Foreign Legion. Pascal Dupont fights for himself. War torn men question honour, hope, morality...because you can desert everything...except yourself.
Style: touching, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: rebellion, military, military life, introspection, hopes, soldier, rivalry, moral dilemma, idealism, friendship, infantrymen, war ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1960
Place: algeria, africa
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 6.1
 102K
The Rum Diary (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Tired of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, itinerant journalist Paul Kemp travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local San Juan newspaper run by the downtrodden ...
Style: stylized, humorous, sexy, light, surreal ...
Plot: newspaper, journalism, cockfight, lifestyle, drunkenness, hallucination, adaptation, journalist, protest, eccentricity, carnival, writers ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1960, 70s
Place: caribbean, puerto rico, latin america, new jersey
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 5.0
 2K
Ruby Cairo (1992)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Baseball cards and a food-aid worker help a woman follow her shady husband's money trail around the world.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, suspense, psychological
Plot: bank, crimes, amateur detective, mystery, rescue, dishonesty, plane crash, faked death, arms smuggling, cons and scams, sex scene, female nudity ...
Time: 90s, year 1960
Place: mexico, egypt, cairo egypt, middle east, africa ...
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 7.7
 146K
Ray (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern ...
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, jazz, musician, pianist, african american, addiction, heroin, blues, civil rights, artists and showbiz, guilt, music ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 50s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, georgia, paris france, florida, tokyo ...
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 6.8
 7K
Prefontaine (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: It's the true-life story of legendary track star Steve Prefontaine, the exciting and sometimes controversial "James Dean of Track," whose spirit captured the heart of the nation! Cocky, charismatic, and tough, "Pre" was a ...
Style: rough, sincere, serious, talky, factual ...
Plot: olympics, runner, sport, underdog, human spirit, athlete's life, contests and competitions, lifestyle, hopes, college, olympic gold medalist, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975, year 1972, 60s ...
Place: oregon, usa, munich germany, mexico city, finland ...
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My Bloody Valentine (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine's Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The sole survivor of the accident killed the remaining crewmembers and warned ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, masked killer, psycho terror, killing spree, miner, valentine's day, youth, brutality, revenge, violence, small town, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 80s, year 1960, year 1980
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Kill the Irishman (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Over the summer of 1976, thirty-six bombs detonate in the heart of Cleveland while a turf war raged between Irish mobster Danny Greene and the Italian mafia. Based on a true story, kill the Irishman chronicles Greene's heroic rise from a tough ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, mob boss, gang war, organized crime, corruption, irish, assassination attempt, home invasion, debt collector, crimes, power struggle ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1977, year 1975 ...
Place: usa, ohio, new york, brooklyn new york city, cleveland ohio ...
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 7.9
 26K
In Cold Blood (1967)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A 1967 film based on Truman Capote's book of the same name. After a botched robbery results in the brutal murder of a rural family, two drifters elude police, in the end coming to terms with their own mortality and the repercussions of their ...
Style: disturbing, gloomy, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, death sentence, execution, confession, drifter, hanging, interrogation, death row, friendship, on the run, true crime, farmer ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, year 1960, year 1959 ...
Place: kansas, usa, alaska, midwest, las vegas ...
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The Good Shepherd (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Edward Wilson, the only witness to his father's suicide and member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values honor and discretion, qualities that help him to be recruited for a career in ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: cold war, spy, cia, double agent, idealism, intrigue, espionage, betrayal, invasion, politics, suspicion, patriotism ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1930s ...
Place: cuba, usa, washington d.c., berlin germany, congo ...
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 6.7
 24K
Flawless (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A female executive (Demi Moore) and a night janitor (Michael Caine) conspire to commit a daring diamond heist from their mutual employer, The London Diamond Corporation.
Style: suspenseful, tense, clever, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: diamond theft, theft, heist, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, perfect crime, gem, criminal's revenge, storage unit, redemption, life philosophy, jewel theft ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1960
Place: london, europe, england
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Escape from Alcatraz (1979)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Escape from Alcatraz tells the story of the only three men ever to escape from the infamous maximum security prison at Alcatraz. In 29 years, the seemingly impenetrable federal penitentiary, which housed Al Capone and "Birdman" Robert ...
Style: suspense, atmospheric, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison escape, prison, alcatraz, freedom, prison life, convict, island, punishment, warden, confined, partners, escape ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1960, year 1961 ...
Place: san francisco, usa
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 5.5
 713
Che Guevara (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When he is captured in Bolivia, the "Che" is conducted to prission, when he remembers his life facts, the revolution and the women.
Style: captivating, uplifting, realistic, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: leadership, rebellion, revolution, politics, injustice, folk hero, fighting the system, righting the wronged, hopes, state affairs, escapades, working class ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1956, year 1959 ...
Place: bolivia, havana cuba, latin america, cuba, guatemala ...
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 7.3
 132K
Capote (2005)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A biopic of the writer, Truman Capote and his assignment for The New Yorker to write the non-fiction book, 'In Cold Blood'.
Style: captivating, intellectual, talky, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: writers, journalism, literature, loneliness, murderer, murder, crimes, moral dilemma, lifestyle, manipulation, death sentence, investigation ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1960, year 1959
Place: kansas, usa, new orleans, alabama, turkey ...
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The German Doctor (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Norway, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Patagonia, 1960. A German physician meets an Argentinean family and follows them on the long desert road to Bariloche where Eva, Enzo and their three children are going to open a lodging house by the Nahuel Huapi lake. This model family reawakens ...
Style: captivating, realistic, tense, serious, suspense
Plot: war criminal, doctor, family relations, wanted, hidden identity, on the run, family life, mysterious character, nazi hunter, dishonesty, death, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, year 1960
Place: argentina, latin america, patagonia, south america
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 7.1
 448
The Ditch (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, France, Belgium, South Korea, Netherlands
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The film focuses on the suffering of Chinese who were imprisoned in a forced labor camp called Jiabiangou in the Gobi Desert in winter 1960 under Mao Zedong on the grounds that they were "rightist elements". The film tells of the harsh ...
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: life is a bitch, captivity, prison life, politics, against humanity, confined, starvation, re-education, state affairs, society, worker, death ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, year 1960
Place: china, asia
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 6.3
 142
Alex (1992)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia, New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It is New Zealand 1959. Teen swimmer Alex Archer has to battle set backs, intense rivalry and personal tragedy in her bid to win selection for the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: against the odds, power relations, urban ghetto, teenage life, feminism, athlete and trainer, urban ghetto life, high school life, teachers and students, human spirit, school, high school ...
Time: 90s, 60s, year 1959, year 1960, 50s
Place: new zealand, europe, rome italy
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Murder Without Conviction (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Recently released from her vows as a nun, Christine Bennett is discovering "life on the outside." After a visit to her mentally-handicapped cousin Gene, Christine becomes embroiled in the investigation of the murder mystery surrounding ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, twins, mystery, uncover truth, mental illness, who done it, injustice, family relations, dishonesty, crimes, police investigation, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1960, year 1973
Place: usa
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