Year 1974 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1974 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, disturbing and emotional films and TV shows about / with murder, female nudity, death, brutality, cigarette smoking, storytelling, dog, kidnapping, catastrophe and blood plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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year 1974 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1974: Longwave (2013), Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984), Amityville: The Awakening (2017), The Black Panther (1977), Saint Laurent (2014), Satan's Black Wedding (1976), Graveyard of the Dead (2007), The Valiants of Samothrace (2003), The Same Sky (2017), The Best of Youth (2003).

List of year 1974 movies

Longwave (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Switzerland, France, Portugal
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It is April 1974 and Julie Dujonc-Renens, young feminist journalist and the cunning Joseph-Marie Cauvin, leading reporter for the Swiss radio, have been sent to Portugal to investigate Switzerland’s aid to poor countries. Sparks fly during the bus ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, captivating
Plot: revolution, feminism, on the road, rebellion, womanizer, society, countryside, radio dj, swiss, memory loss, racist, foreign language ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: portugal, europe, france, sweden, lisbon portugal
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Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, orphan, knife murder, slasher, christmas, santa claus, decapitation, boy, gore, holiday, blood ...
Time: 80s, year 1974, year 1984, year 1971
Place: salt lake city utah
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Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mystery, danger, investigation, woman in danger, nightmare, twin brother, twin sister, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, coma, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1974, year 1965
Place: usa
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The Black Panther (1977)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A gung-ho ex-military man pursues a secret life of crime, culminating in the kidnapping of a teenage heiress.
Plot: kidnapping, bank robbery, ex military, murder, newspaper, ransom, father daughter relationship, telephone call, barking dog, crying, controversy, photograph ...
Time: year 1975, year 1972, year 1974
Place: england
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Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974.
Style: based on true events
Plot: cover-up, usa president, fbi, scandal, whistleblower, commune, fbi agent, congressional hearing, secret, baby, husband wife relationship, politics ...
Time: year 1974
Place: washington d.c.
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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: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, gay, drugs/alcohol, rise to the top, strong sexual content, ambition, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, couple relations, couples, gender ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1976 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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In Which Annie Gives It Those Ones (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Annie struggles to to clear his bachelor's degree with one final hurdle-The Thesis. It's his final attempt to clear it. Can he?n which annie gives it those ones
Plot: hostel, architecture, coming of age, student life, thesis, rabbit, college, student, blackboard, police raid
Time: year 1974
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Satan's Black Wedding (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: A man travels to another city for his sister's funeral to try to find out why she killed herself. He discovers that she is actually a vampire and returns from the dead to take revenge on her family.
Plot: vampire, funeral, female vampire, sister, satanist, american horror, slasher, satanism, evil priest, priest, murder, sex ...
Time: year 1974
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Graveyard of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Buitrago (Soria), 1976. Jorge arrives in search of his sister, Miranda, and the people of the area beware him about the evil nature of the place. In the same place, in 1310, the templars are the masters of life and death, killing virgins in an ...
Plot: supernatural horror, evil dead, living dead, undead, evil, blindness, partial female nudity
Time: 20th century, 14th century, year 1974
Place: spain
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The Valiants of Samothrace (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1974. After the Turkish invasion in Cyprus the greek dictatorship mobilises the army. A small squad in northern Greece is ordered among others to go to Cyprus, but when the dictatorship falls, the soldiers are left in the island ...
Plot: military, parade, island, watermelon, infantry, cadet, radio broadcasting, gendarme
Time: year 1974
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The Same Sky (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lars is a "Romeo agent" from East Germany in the 1970s. His task is to go West, first to seduce and then to spy on Western women who worked in government or defense institutions.
Plot: berlin wall, espionage, spy, male nudity, sister sister relationship, cold war, seduction, female nudity, teacher, swimmer, homosexual, surveillance
Time: year 1974
Place: berlin germany, east berlin east germany, east germany, west germany, west berlin west germany
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The Best of Youth (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 366 min.
Story: Spanning four decades, from the chaotic 1960s to the present, director Marco Tullio Giordana's passionate epic 'La Meglio Gioventu' follows two Italian brothers through some of the most tumultuous events of recent Italian history.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: politics, society, dishonesty, political corruption, pianist, police brutality, photographer, protest, museum, psychiatrist, letter, interrogation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s ...
Place: italy, lebanon, europe, palestine, israel ...
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1974 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A newlywed couple disappeared in 1974, their 8mm tapes reveal one of the most horrifying events in Mexican history.
Plot: bedroom, alien, fear, fire, self mutilation, enlightenment, missing, fright, evil, panic, darkness, screaming ...
Time: year 1974
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The Wolf from Royal Vineyard Street (2016)
Genre: Biography
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The film tells the life story of its director, Jan Nemec, one of the most known and important filmmakers of Czech New Wave.
Plot: autobiography, boat, ship, passport, hypocrisy, female nudity, delusion, filmmaker, murder, airport, film festival, emigration ...
Time: 1960s, 1990s, year 1974, year 1968
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Kalinka (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1982, André Bamberski learns about the death of his 14 year-old daughter, Kalinka, while she was on vacation with her mother and stepfather in Germany. Convinced that Kalinka’s death was not an accident, Bamberski begins to investigate. A ...
Plot: seaside, exhumation, loss of daughter, husband wife conflict, investigation, autopsy, injection, trial, grave, underwater, underwater scene, classroom ...
Time: 1990s, year 2009, year 1974
Place: morocco, germany
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Christine (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Christine is an ambitious 29-year-old news reporter, in Sarasota, FL, circa 1974. Relentlessly motivated to succeed, she knows she has talent, but being a driven career woman in the 1970s comes with its own challenges, especially when competition ...
Style: enigmatic, cerebral, melancholic, macabre, bleak ...
Plot: suicide, depression, mental illness, loneliness, television, television reporter, female journalist, female reporter, television studio, tv reporter, tv camera, tv interview ...
Time: 20th century, year 1974
Place: new jersey
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April Captains (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Portugal, Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Story of the 1974 coup that overthrew the right-wing Portuguese dictatorship--which continued the fascist policies of long-time dictator Antonio Salazar--and of two young army captains who were involved in it.
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: revolution, rebellion, militant, rebelliousness, political unrest, military coup, dictatorship, socialism, war, soldier, siblings relations, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: portugal, africa
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Common Ground (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This movie contains three short stories dealing with the theme of homosexuality. In "A Friend of Dorothy", a woman joins the Navy during the 1950's and discovers lesbianism. In "Mr. Roberts", a teacher in a 1970's ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: small town, coming out, navy, fall in love, best friends, suburbs, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for sex, sexual relations, suburban life ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 2000s, 1950s, year 1954 ...
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Sweet Mud (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Germany, France, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in mid-70's, 12-year old Dvir Avni navigates between the equality values of his home-born Kibbutz and the relationship with his undermined mother, whom the Kibbutz members will to denounce.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: suicide, mentally unstable, parents and children, sex, dog, school life, dormitory, teenage crush, field, military service, farm, tree ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: israel, middle east
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I Know My First Name Is Steven (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: 7-year old Steven Stayner is kidnapped a few days before Christmas by Kenneth Parnell. Under the belief that Parnell has been given legal custody of him, and that his family has moved away, he stays with Parnell for seven years, enduring repetitive ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, tense, based on true events ...
Plot: kidnapping, missing child, sexual abuse, starting over, crime, haunted by the past, confined, danger, life is a bitch, parents and children, captivity, crimes ...
Time: 80s, year 1974, year 1980, year 1972
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The Quispe Girls (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on a true story occurred in 1974, this is the tale of sisters Justa, Lucia, and Luciana Quispe, sheperds in the Chilean altiplano who lead a solitary life. A visitor brings news about a law that might change their way of living. This event ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, bleak, psychological
Plot: siblings relations, family in crisis, isolation, life turned upside down, wilderness, family relations, legislation, solitary, death, dog, sister sister relationship, donkey ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: chile, latin america
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Cut Snake (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young, charismatic, and hardworking, Sparra Farrell seems to be sailing into a happy, respectable life. He has a solid job and an adorable fiancée named Paula, and already owns a modest house in the country outside Melbourne. The only odd thing is ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: haunted by the past, neo noir, crime, crimes, hidden identity, starting over, criminal heroes, dishonesty, male nudity, gay club, male male kiss, ex convict ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: australia
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Those Were the Days (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Dutch football team has just released the heroic World Cup final lost to archrival West Germany. The whole country is in mourning and Jaap Kooijman throws out of sheer frustration the brand new TV out the window. This event is the prelude to an ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: buddies, nothing goes right, disorder, wrongfully committed, confined, friends, volkswagen bus, yoga, hippie
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: holland
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The Walk (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story of French high-wire artist Philippe Petit's attempt to cross the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in 1974.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, intense, tense ...
Plot: skyscraper, tightrope, world trade center, planning, adventurer, artists and showbiz, obsession, ambition, danger, escapades, mentor, talking to the camera ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1973, year 1974, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, paris france, france
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This Is 40 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship is threatening to fall apart.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: parenting, birthday, couple relations, family life, parents, financial problem, love, children, wife husband relationship, couples, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1974
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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Low Down (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The daughter of jazz pianist Joe Albany witnesses her beloved father's struggle -- and failure -- to kick his heroin habit.
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: jazz, addiction, pianist, heroin, coming of age, hollywood, parents and children, artists and showbiz, music, father, daughter, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s, year 1974
Place: usa
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Silkwood (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant worker safety violations at the plant.
Style: realistic, talky, touching, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: radiation, working class, plutonium, small town, fighting the system, contamination, whistleblower, workplace, uncover truth, obsession, company, nuclear power plant ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1974
Place: oklahoma, usa, washington d.c.
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The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later.
Style: tense, twists and turns, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, murder, secret, rape, crime, investigator, justice, vengeance, writing, passion, partner, suspect ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 90s, 2000s, year 1974
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina, harvard university
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The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The police and British security forces call in Professor Van Helsing to help them investigate Satanic ritual which has been occurring in a large country house, and which has been attended by a government minister, an eminent scientist and secret ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, supernatural, satanist, gothic horror, plague, ghost, gory, supernatural ability, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard
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Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1974 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's Yorkshire in 1974, and fear, mistrust and institutionalised police corruption are running riot. Rookie journalist Eddie Dunford is determined to search for the truth in an increasingly complex maze of lies and deceit surrounding the police ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police corruption, crime, missing child, investigation, murder, police brutality, mystery, strangulation, neo noir, journalist, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, scotland
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