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The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1960 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, touching, interesting and dramatic films and TV shows about / with drinking, corruption, husband wife relationship, cigarette smoking, friendship, flashback, drink, runaway, mentor and murder plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1960: Capote (2005), The Rum Diary (2011), Escape from Alcatraz (1979), A Brighter Summer Day (1991), The Battle of Algiers (1966), West of Eden (2017), LBJ (2016), Black Jesus (1968), Breathe (2017), Saint Laurent (2014).
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Escape from Alcatraz
Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
112 min.
 7.6
A Brighter Summer Day
Crime, Drama, Romance
Taiwan
237 min.
 8.4
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West of Eden
Drama, Romance
New Zealand
118 min.
 4.6
Breathe
Biography, Drama, Romance
UK
118 min.
 7.1

List of year 1960 movies

 7.4
 113K
Capote
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: talky, captivating, serious, realistic, dramatic ...
Plot: writer's life, journalism, murder, literature, death, death penalty, writing, prison, manipulation, drinking, loneliness, book ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, year 1960 ...
Place: kansas, usa, alabama, turkey, spain ...
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 6.2
 93K
The Rum Diary
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: talky, stylized, sexy, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: journalism, newspaper, drugs/alcohol, island, hotel, drug abuse, drugs, obsession, adaptation, love triangle, drinking, writers ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1960
Place: latin america, puerto rico, caribbean
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Escape from Alcatraz
Genre: 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: suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, alcatraz, island, prison escape, freedom, violence, buddies, mentor, survival, corruption, storytelling, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1960, year 1961 ...
Place: san francisco, usa
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A Brighter Summer Day
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 237 min.
Story: A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1960s Taiwan.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, clever, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, murder, teenage love, teenage life, crimes, romance, youth, society, baseball bat, juvenile delinquency, human nature, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1959, year 1960 ...
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
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The Battle of Algiers
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Algeria, Italy
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: realistic, bleak, disturbing, serious, rough ...
Plot: idealism, revolution, war, rebellion, torture, french, freedom, colonialism, violence, military, politics, assassination ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1957, 1950s, year 1954 ...
Place: africa, algeria, france, middle east, north africa
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 4.6
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West of Eden
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: gay lead character, gay, gay kiss, cowboy, cemetery, affair, cuckold, farm, dysfunctional family, ranch, homosexual, sex scene ...
Time: year 1960
Place: new zealand
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 6.4
 3K
LBJ
Genre: Biography, Drama
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: flash forward, hospital, telephone, telephone call, drinking, drink, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, 13 year old, kiss on the cheek, elevator, cigarette smoking ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962, year 1961, year 1968, year 1965 ...
Place: texas, georgia, washington d.c., west virginia, wyoming ...
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 6.8
 173
Black Jesus
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: army, massacre, politics, stabbed to death, controversy, shot to death, colonialism, christ figure, political prisoner, freedom fighter, martyr, political leader
Time: year 1960
Place: africa, congo
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 7.1
 13K
Breathe
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, realistic, based on true events, compassionate, sad ...
Plot: disability, illness, paralysis, husband wife relationship, supportive spouse, adaptation, human spirit, polio, love, suffocation, hospital, marriage ...
Time: year 1960, year 1971, year 1958, year 1981, year 1965 ...
Place: africa, kenya, spain, germany, england
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Saint Laurent
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: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating
Plot: fashion, drugs/alcohol, rise to the top, strong sexual content, gay, fashion designer, ambition, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, couple relations, couples, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s, year 1976 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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United Red Army
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: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, atmospheric
Plot: idealism, isolation, rebellion, society, down on your luck, revolution, confined, danger, military, life is a bitch, radical, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1966, year 1970, year 1960 ...
Place: asia, japan
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 7.3
 7K
Vegas
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: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, crime, sheriff, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, gangsters, tough law enforcer, who done it, police investigation, honest law enforcer, district attorney ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1961, year 1960
Place: las vegas, usa
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Lazarus: Day of the Living Dead
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: murder, death, gangster, walker, knife in the head, retro, zombie, psycho, virus, vampire
Time: year 1960
Place: new york
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 6.2
 166
45 R.P.M.
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: single father, puberty, military base, cargo plane, child molestation, tomboy, air base, disc jockey, cold war era, abusive stepfather, canadian, school bus ...
Time: 1960s, year 1960
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The Road to Coronation Street
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, casting, aspiring writer, british
Time: 1960s, year 1960
Place: northern england, manchester england
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The Most Hated Woman in America
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: passport, grandmother granddaughter relationship, religion, dysfunctional family, activist, atheist, single mother, mother daughter relationship, hostage, dog, woman, estranged son ...
Time: year 1961, year 1955, year 1995, year 1969, year 1963 ...
Place: texas, baltimore, new zealand
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 7.1
 1K
Rock & Chips
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: criminal heroes, pregnancy, suburban life, working class, suburbs, dishonesty, lifestyle, society, infidelity, parents and children, wooing, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1960
Place: england, europe, london
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Gone with the River
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: husband wife conflict, cloud, hammock, boat, menstruation, part animation, river, police arrest, release from prison, american indian, fishing, classroom ...
Time: year 1973, year 1960, year 1955, year 1980, year 1985 ...
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We All Loved Each Other So Much
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: semi serious, touching, realistic, italian comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: human nature, romance, idealism, introspection, friendship, love triangle, midlife crisis, coming of age, hopes, unfulfillment, friends, innocence lost ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
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 6.2
 2K
The Locusts
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: sexy, serious, realistic, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, small town, couples, mentally unstable, pets, love triangle, aging, mind game, dangerous attraction, small town life, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1960
Place: kansas, usa
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 7.6
 249K
Bridge of Spies
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: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: cold war, lawyer, spy, espionage, cia, politics, surveillance, court, justice, russian, paranoia, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1957, year 1960 ...
Place: east germany, germany, russia, europe, usa ...
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 7.0
 73K
Big Eyes
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, sentimental, captivating, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: art, greed, marriage, courtroom, creativity, unsupportive spouse, justice, destiny, manipulation, ambition, couple relations, plagiarism ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 60s ...
Place: san francisco, california, hawaii, usa, honolulu hawaii
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The Way We Laughed
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, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: immigrants, single parent, school, human nature, idealism, small town, parents and children, rich and poor, working class, siblings relations, social differences, small town life ...
Time: 50s, year 1963, year 1962, year 1959, year 1964 ...
Place: europe, sicily, italy
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 6.8
 67K
Hitchcock
Genre: Biography, Drama
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: suspense, serious, stylized, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, censorship, marriage, murder, hollywood, adultery, infidelity, couple relations, violence, interracial romance, filmmaking, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, year 1959, 1950s ...
Place: usa, california
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 6.2
 2K
Winter Kills
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, dark humor, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, politics, mystery, amateur detective, assassination, government agency, investigation, assassination attempt, assassination of president, legal investigation, political conspiracy, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1950s, 1960s, year 1960 ...
Place: havana cuba
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 6.6
 19K
White Squall
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, rough, dramatic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, adventure, friendship, survival, ocean or sea, mentor, adolescence, unlikely friendships, coming-of-age, danger, childhood, courage ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1960, year 1961
Place: caribbean, jamaica, west indies
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 5.5
 918
Deserter
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, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: soldier, innocence lost, war, moral dilemma, friendship, military life, hopes, military, friends, idealism, introspection, basic training ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1960
Place: africa, algeria
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 5.0
 2K
Ruby Cairo
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: serious, captivating, realistic, psychological
Plot: bank, mystery, crimes, amateur detective, rescue, cons and scams, danger, arms smuggling, deadly, dishonesty, murder disguised as accident, polaroid ...
Time: 90s, year 1960
Place: mexico, africa, egypt, middle east, latin america ...
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 7.7
 123K
Ray
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: sincere, epic, serious, dramatic, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: music, jazz, disability, rags to riches, drug abuse, addiction, childhood, drug addiction, music business, blindness, segregation, genius ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 50s, 60s ...
Place: usa, georgia, dallas texas, harlem manhattan new york city, atlanta georgia ...
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 6.8
 6K
Prefontaine
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: sincere, serious, realistic, rough, inspirational ...
Plot: underdog, olympics, sport, athlete's life, mentor, death, friendship, college, race, destiny, courage, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s, year 1975, year 1972 ...
Place: oregon, usa, boston, mexico city, munich germany ...
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7.4
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7.2
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7.2
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6.3
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7.4
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7.1
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7.3
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8.2
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