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 realistic, serious, captivating, melancholic, suspense and psychological films and TV shows about / with death, cigarette smoking, flashback, telephone call, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, kiss and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1968: That Trip We Took with Dad (2016), Bigger Than the Beatles (2017), Steal This Movie (2000), 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Judy (2019), Night Hunter (1996), Across the Universe (2007), Vice (2018), Birds of Passage (2018), The Wife (2017).

List of year 1968 movies

That Trip We Took with Dad (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Romania, Hungary, Sweden
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Romania, 1968. Two very different brothers. Mihai is a secret police informant, Emil is a dedicated dissident. When they have the opportunity to have their ailing father’s eyes operated on in East Germany, the three set out on a moving odyssey.
Style: road movie
Plot: cold war, road trip, sleeping in a car, investigation, police investigation, countess, widower, blindfold, sitting on a toilet, sign of the cross, guitar playing, piano playing ...
Time: year 1968, 1960s
Place: central europe
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Bigger Than the Beatles (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: When Beach Boy Dennis Wilson introduced his new pal to the L.A. music scene, sparks began to fly. Charlie, an intense singer-songwriter, penned some songs for The Beach Boys, but his worldwide fame came for another reason entirely.
Plot: rock and roll, lie
Time: year 1968
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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: captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: injustice, on the run, environmentalism, fighting the system, politics, vietnam war, state affairs, hidden identity, dishonesty, depression, justice, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois, pentagon, woodstock ...
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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
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, mind bending, futuristic, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, outer space, astronaut, evolution, adventure, moon, spacewalk, scientist, super computer, space mission ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, year 2001, year 1968 ...
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 6.9
 29K
Judy (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.
Style: emotional, sad, tragic ending, factual, stylized
Plot: concert, drug addict, ex husband ex wife relationship, female singer, singer, star, actress, life is a bitch, life & death, uptight character, older woman younger man relationship, custody battle ...
Time: 1960s, 1930s, 60s, year 1968, year 1969
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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The shadow of the Bellows family has loomed large in the small town of Mill Valley for generations. It's in a mansion that young Sarah Bellows turns her tortured life and horrible secrets into a series of scary stories. These terrifying tales ...
Style: scary, enigmatic, suspense, bleak, anthology
Plot: halloween, haunted house, scarecrow, monster, small town, zombie, supernatural, legends and myths, investigation, group of friends, teenager, murder ...
Time: 1960s, year 1968
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 4.3
 542
Night Hunter (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jack Cutter is the last in long line of vampire hunters. After killing few vampires in one L.A. restaurant, he is chased both by police and by other vampires. In the process he meets an attractive woman-reporter.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: vampire, one man army, martial arts, danger, murder, on the run, heroic mission, battles, criminal's revenge, journalism, supernatural, stalking ...
Time: 90s, year 1995, year 1968, 1960s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
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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, captivating, realistic, lyrical, intense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: freedom, anti war, protest, vietnam war, cultural difference, political unrest, friendship, fan, music, hippie, counterculture, romance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: liverpool, usa, new york, california, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
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 7.2
 105K
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, humorous, cynical
Plot: u.s. president, political campaign, vice president, iraq war, war on terror, politician, political leader, u.s. constitution, u.s. congress, intrigue, mentor, money ...
Time: 20th century, year 1973, 2010s, year 1963, year 1968 ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, wyoming, cambodia, america ...
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Birds of Passage (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Colombia, Denmark, Mexico, Germany, Switzerland, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: During the marijuana bonanza, a violent decade that saw the origins of drug trafficking in Colombia, Rapayet and his indigenous Wayuu family get involved in a booming business of selling marijuana to American youth in the 1970s. When greed, passion ...
Style: psychological, factual, thought provoking, captivating, tense ...
Plot: marriage, wealth, corruption, murder, revenge, marijuana, humiliation, money, baby, death, smuggling, danger ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1979, year 1971, year 1968 ...
Place: colombia, south america
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 7.2
 31K
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, twists and turns, lyrical
Plot: novelist, nobel prize, infidelity, professor, sexism, extramarital affair, wife husband relationship, marriage, revelation, adulterous husband, father son relationship, aspiring writer ...
Time: 1960s, 1990s, 1950s, year 1968, year 1958 ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, manhattan new york city, sweden, scandinavia
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 6.2
 298
Katherine (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A harrowing look at the 60s and early 70s through the eyes of Katherine Alman, a wealthy debutante who slowly, but inexorably spirals down into a fight for the causes that shook a nation, leading a path to the underground life. Written by Miguel Cane
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: revolution, rebellion, politics, political unrest, militant, society, teenage life, life is a bitch, state affairs, fighting the system, elopement, wig ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, year 1968, year 1967, year 1969 ...
Place: san francisco, peru, guatemala
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Eight Miles High (2007)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Achim Bornhak's movie focuses on the restless life of Uschi Obermaier, the icon of the 1968 movement in Germany and groupie. At the age of 16, Uschi is bored by her job in a photo lab, but soon becomes the "it girl" of Munich's ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: addiction, rising to stardom, politics, couples, small town life, destructive relationship, prodigy, rise and fall, music band, revolution, teenage life, musician's life ...
Time: 60s, year 1968, 20th century, 1960s
Place: germany, europe, hamburg germany, bavaria, west germany
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 6.5
 3K
Love Field (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dallas housewife Lurene Hallett's life revolves around the doings of Jacqueline Kennedy. She is devastated when President Kennedy is shot a few hours after she sees him arrive in Dallas. Despite her husband Ray's prohibition, she decides ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: chase, on the run, race against time, self discovery, racism, bus, bittersweet, romance, kennedy assassination, road trip, profanity, on the road ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1968, year 1963
Place: texas, washington d.c., usa, dallas texas, california
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 6.1
 39K
The Kid (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Powerful businessman Russ Duritz is self-absorbed and immersed in his work. But by the magic of the moon, he meets Rusty, a chubby, charming 8-year-old version of himself who can't believe he could turn out so badly -- with no life and no dog. ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, redemption, imaginary, unfulfillment, changing the past or future, family, indifference, youth, friends, introspection, estrangement, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 60s, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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 7.6
 4K
Bandit Queen (1994)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Born a lower-caste girl in rural India's patriarchal society, "married" at 11, repeatedly raped and brutalized, Phooland Devi finds freedom only as an avenging warrior, the eponymous Bandit Queen. Devi becomes a kind a bloody Robin ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, poverty, sexism, militant, bandit, crimes, gang, village life, rape, assassination, sexual abuse ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, year 1983, year 1981, year 1968
Place: india, asia
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 7.3
 149K
First Man (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
Style: suspense, based on true events, disturbing, factual, exciting ...
Plot: moon landing, space exploration, test pilot, space mission, astronaut, space travel, moon, nasa, historical event, husband wife relationship, human in outer space, male protagonist ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1962, year 1968, year 1961 ...
Place: houston texas, usa, california, florida
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 6.7
 2K
Princess Cyd (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: High school athlete Cyd Loughlin lives alone with her depressive father in South Carolina, perpetually longing to get away from it all. When her aunt, famous novelist Miranda Ruth, agrees to host her for a few weeks during the summer, Cyd jumps at ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating, touching
Plot: lgbt, sexual identity, novelist, coming of age, summer vacation, lesbian, friendship, roommate, female protagonist, spirituality, bisexual girl, teenage girl ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, year 1968, 1850s, year 1992 ...
Place: south carolina, illinois, chicago illinois
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 7.2
 1K
Sanctuary (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Summer 1968. 14-year-old Wolfgang is deported from his family in the secluded Church Welfare Institution sanctuary. One thing is clear for Wolfgang: His yearning for freedom, he will not soon buried in the bog.
Style: based on true events
Plot: incest overtones, parent child relationship, coming of age, troublemaker, escape, death, betrayal, boy, rebel, stepfather, violence, mother son relationship
Time: 1960s, year 1968
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 6.5
 5K
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: mourning, falling to the ground, archive footage, attorney general, waiter, election, anger, telephone call, telephone, flashback, father son relationship, eating ...
Time: year 1968, year 1965, year 1961, year 1963, 1960s ...
Place: west virginia, texas, georgia, washington d.c., dallas texas ...
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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: touching, serious, sincere, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: anarchist, teenage life, high school life, social relations, social activist, passionate interest, vandalism, coming of age, rebellion, society, state affairs, counterculture ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971, year 1968, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france, italy, florence italy
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 6.3
 10K
Shampoo (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: George Roundy is a Beverly Hills hairstylist whose uncontrolled libido stands between him and his ambitions. He wants the security of a relationship. He wants to be a hairdressing "star" and open his own salon. But the fact that he beds ...
Style: sexual, witty, biting, sex comedy, semi serious ...
Plot: womanizer, election, hippie, love triangle, hairdresser, presidential election, satire, politics, infidelity, ambition, sexual relations, couple relations ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: beverly hills, california, los angeles, usa, egypt
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 7.3
 17K
Lucky (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Follows the journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town. He finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self-exploration.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: atheist, elderly, aging, father son relationship, philosophy, ex marine, loneliness, guilt, friendship, doctor, secret, self hatred ...
Time: year 1968
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 6.0
 7K
The Mercy (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
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: captivating, scenic, factual, realistic, tense ...
Plot: inventor, yacht, husband wife relationship, sea, lost at sea, adventure, against the odds, ambition, sea voyage, escapades, human spirit, press agent ...
Time: 1960s, 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, psychological, rough, suspenseful
Plot: cult, cult leader, confession, criminal, murder, coercion, serial murder, interview, manipulation, free love, party, mansion ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969, year 1968
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 7.3
 4K
Medium Cool (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: John Cassellis is the toughtest TV-news-reporter around. He becomes an expert in reporting about violence in the ghetto and racial tensions. But he discovers that his network helps the FBI by letting them look at his tapes to find suspects. When he ...
Style: cynical, disturbing, contemplative, tense, clever ...
Plot: politics, journalism, violence, hippie, vietnam war, vandalism, tv news, culture clash, introspection, society, injustice, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: west virginia, usa, washington d.c., illinois, america ...
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 6.0
 552
Lions Love (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 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: experimental, tragicomedy, cinema verite
Plot: hollywood, suicide attempt, talking to the camera, actor, breaking the fourth wall, director, filmmaker, child smoking cigarette, erotica, money, newsreel footage
Time: 1960s, year 1968
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 6.2
 40K
Dark Places (2015)
Genre: Action, 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, disturbing, depressing ...
Plot: investigation, murder, survivor, murder of family, sibling relationship, witness, prison, mystery, uncover truth, satanism, haunted by the past, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1968, year 1999, year 1985
Place: kansas, ireland, oklahoma, texas, missouri ...
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 7.1
 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, witty, emotional, serious, cult film ...
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, divorce, socialite, mistreatment, young lovers, society, impossible love, charity, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: usa, san francisco, california, 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: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious, homoerotic
Plot: fashion, gay, fashion designer, rise to the top, ambition, couple relations, interview, sewing, scandal, couples, gender, strong sexual content ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1971 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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