Year 1968 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1968 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological and suspense films and TV shows about / with cigarette smoking, flashback, death, husband wife relationship, telephone call, murder, blood, drinking alcohol, violence and fight plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
year 1968
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year 1968 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1968: Something in the Air (2012), Pawn Sacrifice (2014), Great Freedom (2021), Da 5 Bloods (2020), Falling (2020), Rose Island (2020), Sylvie's Love (2020), Indian Horse (2017), The Burnt Orange Heresy (2019), Steal This Movie (2000).

List of year 1968 movies

Something in the Air (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1970s a student named Gilles gets entangled in contemporary political turmoils although he would rather just be a creative artist. While torn between his solidarity to his friends and his personal ambitions he falls in love with Christine.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: anarchist, teenage life, rebellion, fighting the system, self discovery, youth, society, working class, counterculture, coming of age, political unrest, rebelliousness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1968, 60s, year 1971
Place: france, europe, italy, paris france, florence
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 45K
Pawn Sacrifice (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: American chess champion Bobby Fischer prepares for a legendary match-up against Russian Boris Spassky.
Style: captivating, factual, entertaining, inspirational, realistic ...
Plot: chess, cold war, prodigy, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, paranoia, politics, genius, obsession, eccentricity, mental illness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, year 1962 ...
Place: reykjavik iceland, canada, former yugoslavia, israel, tunisia ...
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Great Freedom (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In post-war Germany, liberation by the Allies does not mean freedom for everyone. Hans Hoffmann is repeatedly imprisoned under Paragraph 175, which criminalizes homosexuality. Nevertheless, over the decades, he continues his quest for freedom and ...
Plot: lgbt, gay interest, love, post war germany, male homosexuality, solitary, holocaust survivor, jealousy, jail cell, prisoner, gay, all male cast ...
Time: year 1968, 50s, 60s, year 1957, year 1969 ...
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 50K
Da 5 Bloods (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Four African-American Vietnam veterans return to Vietnam. They are in search of the remains of their fallen squad leader and the promise of buried treasure. These heroes battle forces of humanity and nature while confronted by the lasting ravages of ...
Style: suspense
Plot: vietnam war, interracial romance, vietnam veteran, gold, minefield, friendship between men, war veteran, father son relationship, widower, post traumatic stress disorder, gunfight, anger ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1972, year 2016, year 1960 ...
Place: vietnam, laos, washington d.c., chicago illinois, cambodia ...
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 6.5
 5K
Falling (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: John Peterson lives with his partner Eric and their adopted daughter in Southern California. When he is visited by his aging father Willis from Los Angeles who is searching for a place to retire, their two very different worlds collide.
Style: non-linear, queer cinema
Plot: gay slur, fanatic, abusive father, lgbt, dementia, father son relationship, gay son, abusive husband, gay relationship, gay parent, father son conflict, retirement ...
Time: year 1968, 80s, 70s, 60s, 2020s
Place: california, new york state, pacific ocean
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 20K
Rose Island (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1968, engineer Giorgio Rosa established the independent state called "The Isle of Roses" off the coast of Rimini, built on a platform outside the territorial waters, with Esperanto as the official language. The Italian authorities did ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking
Plot: utopia, politics, civil engineer, italian history, island, political conflict, social problems, conflict of interest, social issues, social satire, satire, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 60s, year 1967, year 1968
Place: italy, rome italy, new york
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Sylvie's Love (2020)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a young woman meets an aspiring saxophonist in her father’s record shop in 1950s Harlem, their love ignites a sweeping romance that transcends changing times, geography, and professional success.
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, dancing, musician, music, romantic relationship, love and romance, relationships, dating, male female relationship, romance ...
Time: year 1967, year 1962, 60s, year 1968, 50s
Place: manhattan new york city, atlanta georgia, harlem, detroit, new york
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 2K
Indian Horse (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Saul is a great native hockey player who overcomes racism in the 1970s then ultimately becomes tempted by alcoholism.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: ice hockey, indigenous people, racism, racial prejudice, assimilation, social problems, athlete's life, family problems, sport, social relations, social misfits, society ...
Time: 70s, year 2008, year 1959, year 1968, year 1979
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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The Burnt Orange Heresy (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hired to steal a rare painting from one of most enigmatic painters of all time, an ambitious art dealer becomes consumed by his own greed and insecurity as the operation spins out of control.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, captivating, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: art, art critic, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, painting, museum, forgery, female nudity, painter, murder, chemistry, crimes, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary, year 1968, year 1955
Place: new york, minnesota, milan italy, italy
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Steal This Movie (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Five years after Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman goes underground to avoid a drug-related prison sentence, he contacts a reporter to get out the story of the FBI's covert spying, harassment and inciting of violence they then blame on the Left.
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: injustice, on the run, environmentalism, fighting the system, politics, state affairs, vietnam war, dishonesty, hidden identity, depression, justice, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, year 1968
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city, woodstock ...
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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.
Style: philosophical, cerebral, mind bending, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Plot: space travel, outer space, space station, astronaut, spacecraft, evolution, adventure, moon, scientist, spacewalk, artificial intelligence, space mission ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, year 2001, prehistory ...
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Across the Universe (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: When young dockworker Jude leaves Liverpool to find his estranged father in America, he is swept up by the waves of change that are re-shaping the nation. Jude falls in love with Lucy, a rich but sheltered American girl who joins the growing ...
Style: stylized, surreal, captivating, realistic, intense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: anti war, freedom, political unrest, hippie, protest, vietnam war, cultural difference, fan, friendship, counterculture, romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: new york, liverpool, usa, manhattan new york city, california ...
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 7.2
 142K
Vice (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House ...
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: u.s. president, political campaign, vice president, war on terror, iraq war, politician, intrigue, political leader, u.s. constitution, u.s. congress, money, tragic event ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, year 1980, september 11 2001, year 1978 ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, cambodia, america, wyoming ...
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 8K
The Mercy (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Yachtsman Donald Crowhurst's disastrous attempt to win the 1968 Golden Globe Race ends up with him creating an outrageous account of traveling the world alone by sea.
Style: scenic, captivating, factual, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: yacht, inventor, lost at sea, husband wife relationship, sea, adventure, sea voyage, escapades, against the odds, human spirit, ambition, press agent ...
Time: 60s, year 1968
Place: england, argentina
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House of Manson (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An unflinching chronicle of Charles Manson, the ex-con who was able to amass a dedicated following of young people in the late 1960s. The era of peace and love was ultimately brought to its knees following his orchestration of the notorious Sharon ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: cult leader, cult, confession, coercion, criminal, murder, serial murder, manipulation, police raid, mansion, pregnancy, free love ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, year 1968
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 1K
Lions Love (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three actors in Hollywood live and love together. A director comes from New York to make a movie about actors and Hollywood.
Style: tragicomedy, experimental, cinema verite
Plot: hollywood, money, erotica, filmmaker, nudity (full frontal - brief), breaking the fourth wall, backstage, suicide attempt, director, actor, newsreel footage, child smoking ...
Time: 60s, year 1968
Place: san francisco
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 45K
Dark Places (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A woman who survived the brutal killing of her family as a child is forced to confront the events of that day.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, murder, sibling relationship, witness, prison, murder of family, mystery, crimes, uncover truth, satanism, haunted by the past, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1985, 80s, year 1999 ...
Place: kansas, california, oklahoma, ireland, germany ...
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 3K
Petulia (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An unhappily married socialite finds solace in the company of a recently divorced doctor.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, witty, psychedelic ...
Plot: infidelity, midlife crisis, divorce, socialite, mistreatment, mental illness, suburban life, love affair, curses spells and rituals, suburbs, impossible love, destructive relationship ...
Time: 60s, year 1968
Place: california, usa, san francisco, america, tijuana mexico ...
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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, captivating, serious, realistic, homoerotic
Plot: fashion, gay, rise to the top, fashion designer, ambition, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), scandal, sewing, artists and showbiz, gender, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1973 ...
Place: paris france, france, europe
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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: rough, serious, atmospheric, bleak, realistic
Plot: revolution, idealism, rebellion, military, isolation, life is a bitch, society, confined, radical, hostage, communism, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1966, year 1968, year 1972 ...
Place: japan, asia
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 7K
Phil Spector (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, controversial
Plot: showbiz, legal, courtroom, courtroom drama, artists and showbiz, lawyers and clients, scandal, murder, prosecution, husband wife relationship, violence against women, evidence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1940s, year 2003 ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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LBJ: The Early Years (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: LBJ: The Early Years was a television movie that appeared on the NBC network in February 1987, depicting the life of former President of the United States Lyndon B. Johnson from 1934 until 1973. Actor Randy Quaid won a Golden Globe award for his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, sincere, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: politics, head of state, campaign, state affairs, rise to the top, ambition, media, usa president, democratic party, senate, political candidate, first lady ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1940s, 1930s, year 1965 ...
Place: texas, usa, america, washington d.c., dallas texas
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 12K
Aquarius (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In the late 1960s, a Los Angeles police sergeant with a complicated personal life starts tracking a small-time criminal and budding cult leader seeking out vulnerable women to join his “cause.” The name of that man is Charles Manson.
Style: tense, stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cult, police detective, missing person, police investigation, crimes, murder, hippie, policewoman, police, interrogation, drugs, party ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1969, year 1968
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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 7.5
 491K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, atmospheric, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, exorcism, paranormal investigation, fear, family in danger, evil, paranormal activity, witch, seance, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, year 1968 ...
Place: new england, rhode island, usa
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Deckname Holec (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Czech Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Young director Honza David (Krystof Hádek) films the Russian invasion in in Prague in August 1968. With Eva (Vica Kerekes) - the love of his life - he tries to get out of the country. He wants to bring the explosive material to Vienna, to the ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: spy, secret mission, actress, blackmail, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, double agent, secret agents, special agents, mission, agent, spy mission ...
Time: 60s, year 1968
Place: central europe, vienna, czechoslovakia, prague
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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.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, touching, exciting, suspense
Plot: autobiography, filmmaking, emigration, narcissism, female nudity, filmmaker, delusion, hypocrisy, ship, passport, boat, airport ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 90s, year 1968, year 1974
Place: cannes
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 4K
The Similars (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A science fiction thriller that takes place in 1968's Mexico and deals with identity in a metaphorical way, as the plot involves a mysterious condition that makes all persons locked inside a bus station on a rainy night to adopt the same face ...
Style: captivating, suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: apocalypse, rain, fear, rainstorm, mystery, mysticism, supernatural horror, supernatural, panic, supernatural power, radio, autumn ...
Time: year 1968, 60s
Place: mexico city, north america, mexico
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Operation Avalanche (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: conspiracy, moon landing, nasa, found footage, spy, mission, stalking, secret agents, mysterious man, secret mission, deception, lie ...
Time: 60s, year 1968, year 1967, year 1965
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 4K
Just Great (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Godard examines the structure of movies, relationships and revolutions through the life of a couple in Paris.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, talky, witty ...
Plot: politics, factory, revolution, reporter, strike, rebellion, society, workplace, state affairs, journalism, fighting the system, media ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1972, year 1968
Place: france, paris france, asia, europe, vietnam
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The Color of Friendship (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mahree Bok lives on a farm in South Africa. Her father is a policeman who cannot hide his joy when activist Steve Biko is caught by the South African authorities. Piper Dellums is the daughter of a US congressman from California and who lives in a ...
Style: touching, semi serious, melancholic, light, humorous ...
Plot: racism, family relations, friendship, interracial relations, culture clash, black american, parents and children, teenage love, injustice, family problems, family, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1968, year 1977
Place: usa, africa, south africa, california, washington d.c. ...
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