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, talky, melancholic, clever and interesting films and TV shows about / with death, female nudity, politics, storytelling, husband wife relationship, mentor, cigarette smoking, runaway, mother daughter relationship and flashback plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
year 1968
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year 1968 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1968: The Dreamers (2003), Regular Lovers (2005), Shampoo (1975), Medium Cool (1969), Redoubtable (2017), The Elusive Summer of '68 (1984), Cosy Dens (1999), May Fools (1990), Full Metal Jacket (1987), The Confession (1970).

List of year 1968 movies

 7.2
 99K
The Dreamers (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: incest, sexuality, sexual relations, love and romance, friends, rebelliousness, lovers, rebellion, desire, protest, youth, strong sexual content ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Regular Lovers (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 183 min.
Story: 1968 and 1969 in Paris: during and after the student and trade union revolt. François is 20, a poet, dodging military service. He takes to the barricades, but won't throw a Molotov cocktail at the police. He smokes opium and talks about ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: politics, idealism, revolution, romance, rebelliousness, couple relations, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, tragic love, political corruption, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968, year 1969
Place: europe, france, paris france, morocco
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 6.3
 9K
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, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: womanizer, hairdresser, presidential election, love triangle, election, hippie, oldies, infidelity, couple relations, politics, romance, hollywood ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa, egypt
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 7.4
 3K
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, clever, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, violence, politics, tv news, vietnam war, vandalism, hippie, culture clash, political unrest, racism, injustice, urban ghetto ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: usa, west virginia, washington d.c., america, illinois ...
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 6.7
 3K
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.
Plot: french new wave, cinema, husband wife relationship, radio, camera, restaurant, eyeglasses, student, typewriter, kiss, seaside, roller skates ...
Time: year 1967, year 1968, 1960s
Place: italy, south of france, paris france, europe, france
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The Elusive Summer of '68 (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: For the young man who lives in Serbian province town, the maturing coincides with the turbulent political events of the year 1968.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, sentimental
Plot: revolution, fall in love, political unrest, coming of age, youth, romance, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, love and romance, state affairs, family relations, communism ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968, 1960s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, serbia, czechoslovakia, yugoslavia ...
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, clever, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, waitress, photographer, surgeon, communism, fondling, love triangle, friendship, fall in love, womanizer, mistress, invasion ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: switzerland, europe, prague, soviet union, usa ...
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 8.3
 4K
Cosy Dens (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two families, Sebkovi and Krausovi, are celebrating christmas, but not everyone is in a good mood. Teenage kids think their fathers are totaly stupid, fathers are sure their children are nothing more than rebels, hating anything they say. Written by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, tragicomedy
Plot: coming of age, parents and children, youth, family relations, innocence lost, political unrest, teenage life, politics, society, generation gap, communism, neighbor ...
Time: 1960s, year 1968, year 1967
Place: europe, prague, czech republic, central europe, czechoslovakia
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 7.2
 2K
May Fools (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An eccentric family is re-united during the 1968 general strike in France, after the death of the grandmother.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Plot: grave digger, infidelity, funeral, countryside, eccentric family, revolution, dealing with death, human nature, province, summer, free love, commune ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968, 1960s
Place: france, europe
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Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.
Style: rough, disturbing, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, war, boot camp, battles, sniper, vietnam war, violence, military life, basic training, platoon, sergeant ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1967, year 1968, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, south carolina
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The Confession (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The vice-minister of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia, knowing he's being watched and followed, is one day arrested and put into solitary confinement by his blackmailers.
Style: bleak, serious, thought provoking, realistic, tense ...
Plot: mind game, prison, life sentence, false accusation, political thriller, price of justice, injustice, confined, power relations, life is a bitch, downfall, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, year 1968, 1960s, 1950s
Place: czech republic, czechoslovakia, soviet union, prague czechoslovakia
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American Gangster (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, drug lord, heroin, rise and fall, police corruption, organized crime, mob boss, smuggling, drug traffic, mafia, criminal heroes, ambition ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s, year 1970 ...
Place: new york, harlem, usa, new jersey, bronx new york city ...
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 6.4
 186K
Minions (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, master villain, escapades, master and servant, assistant, mad scientist, female villain, super villain, imaginary, adventure, storytelling, heroes ...
Time: year 1968, prehistoric times, 1960s, 20th century
Place: antarctica, england, buckingham palace, florida, usa ...
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 7.4
 105K
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
Plot: astronaut, moon landing, moon, nasa, space travel, space mission, death of daughter, test pilot, sacrifice, cancer, engineer, historical event ...
Time: 1960s, year 1966, year 1969, year 1965, year 1968 ...
Place: houston texas, florida
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Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse. Although not the first zombie film, Night of the Living Dead is the progenitor of the contemporary "zombie apocalypse" ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cannibalism, survival, trapped, cult, isolation, rescue, cemetery, danger, chaos, back from the dead, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1967, year 1968
Place: pennsylvania, usa, washington d.c.
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, offbeat, melancholic, witty ...
Plot: hotel, inheritance, mentor protege relationship, disorder, greed, friendship, murder, cons and scams, adventure, unlikely partners, escapades, prison escape ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 30s, year 1968 ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, central europe, alps
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Birds of Passage (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, Denmark, Mexico, Germany, Switzerland
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 ...
Plot: marijuana, drug trafficking, desert, ritual, dream, sex scene, necklace, coffee, indigenous people, drug trade, tradition versus modernity, beach ...
Time: 1960s, year 1980, year 1968, year 1979, year 1971
Place: colombia, south america
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 7.2
 21K
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, lyrical, twists and turns
Plot: novelist, infidelity, extramarital affair, professor, wife husband relationship, nobel prize, marriage, revelation, adulterous husband, sexism, father son relationship, aspiring writer ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, year 1992, year 1968, year 1960 ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, sweden, scandinavia
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 6.3
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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: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: rebellion, politics, revolution, society, state affairs, fighting the system, political unrest, teenage life, life is a bitch, militant, holding cell, radical ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, year 1965, year 1967, year 1964 ...
Place: san francisco, guatemala, peru
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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, realistic, psychological
Plot: music band, musician's life, free love, sex scandal, rock, sexuality, drug addiction, group sex, prodigy, small town, rise and fall, rising to stardom ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: europe, germany, hamburg germany, bavaria, west germany
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 6.7
 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: serious, feel good, realistic, uplifting, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, chase, on the run, race against time, on the road, romance, interracial relations, chases and races, society, assassination, assassin, interracial romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968, year 1963, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas, washington d.c., california
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 6.1
 38K
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: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, redemption, changing the past or future, family, midlife crisis, introspection, road not taken, age difference, childhood memory, hopes, imaginary, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: los angeles, usa, 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: bleak, disturbing, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, poverty, kidnapping, militant, bandit, crimes, assassination, gang, village life, sexism, social issues, village ...
Time: 80s, year 1983, year 1981, year 1968
Place: india, asia
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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 ...
Plot: novelist, coming of age, lgbt, sexual identity, summer vacation, midlife crisis, barefoot, filmmaking, female lawyer, text messaging, pot smoking, sunbathing ...
Time: year 1992, year 1968
Place: chicago illinois, south carolina
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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: boy, incest overtones, coming of age, parent child relationship, troublemaker, rebel, violence, death, betrayal, escape, stepfather, mother son relationship
Time: 1960s, year 1968
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 6.5
 4K
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: speech, husband wife relationship, cigarette smoking, falling to the ground, assassination of president, attorney general, airplane, lie, 13 year old, drinking, kiss on the cheek, bathtub ...
Time: 1960s, year 1960, year 1965, year 1964, year 1963 ...
Place: wyoming, texas, west virginia, georgia, washington d.c. ...
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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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sexual, sincere ...
Plot: teenage life, anarchist, passionate interest, coming of age, student, politics, fighting the system, society, youth, rebelliousness, self discovery, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1968, year 1971, 1960s
Place: france, europe, florence italy, italy, paris france
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 7.4
 14K
Lucky (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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.
Plot: atheist, elderly, spirituality, crossword puzzle, senior citizen, philosophy, old man, desert, racial slur, birthday party, cactus, drug abuse ...
Time: year 1968
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 6.0
 5K
The Mercy (2018)
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.
Plot: yacht, press agent, inventor, sailing, boat, death of husband, sea, loss of husband, telephone conversation, christmas eve, christmas tree, lost at sea ...
Time: 1960s, 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 ...
Plot: party, blood, interview, cross, pistol, manipulation, crime scene photograph, promiscuity, flashback, drug dealer, campfire, murder ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969, year 1968
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