Franco regime (francoism) movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant franco regime (francoism) movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing and bleak films and TV shows about / with franco regime (francoism), spanish civil war, dictatorship, fascism, society, rebellion, civil war, state affairs, runaway and politics plots mostly in Drama, War and Thriller genres shot in Spain, France, Italy and other countries.
franco regime (francoism)
franco regime (francoism) movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as franco regime (francoism): The Sleeping Voice (2011), Arde Madrid (2018), The Endless Trench (2019), Ogro (1979), While at War (2019), The War Is Over (1966), Dirty Wolves (2015), Escape from Segovia (1981), Pan's Labyrinth (2006), Land and Freedom (1995).

List of franco regime (francoism) movies

The Sleeping Voice (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pepita travels to Madrid to be near her sister Hortensia who is pregnant and in prison. Hortensia is sentenced to death. The execution will not be carried out until after the baby is delivered. Pepita tries everything to stay the execution, but when ...
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: wartime life, life is a bitch, woman in danger, political unrest, fall in love, false accusation, civil war, family relations, dishonesty, society, against humanity, rebellion ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: spain, europe, madrid
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Arde Madrid (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Madrid, 1961. Ana Mari is single, lame, Francoist and instructor of the Sección Femenina. By order of the dictator Franco, she must go to work as a maid to Ava Gardner's house and spy on her, pretending to be married to Manolo, a hustler who ...
Plot: franco regime (francoism), movie business, women, hollywood, party, dictatorship, actress, glamour, movie star
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: madrid, spain
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The Endless Trench (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Canada
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Higinio and Rosa have only been married for a few months when the Civil War breaks out, representing a serious threat to his life. Helped by his wife, they decide to use a hole dug into their own home as a provisional hiding place. The fear of ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: hiding place, spanish civil war, political repression, small village, neighbor neighbor relationship, runaway, secret, revenge, delusion, assassination, fear, snitch ...
Time: year 1936, year 1943, year 1963, year 1945, year 1969
Place: andalusia, spain
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Ogro (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: At the close of 1973, Franco is still governing Spain with an iron hand. Opposition parties are forbidden; labor movements are repressed; and Basque nationalists are mercilessly hunted. The caudillo is aging, though, and the future of the régime is ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: terrorism, murder, eta terrorist group, franco regime (francoism), terrorist attack, terrorist bombing, terrorist group, bomb, fascism, eta, terrorist, shot to death ...
Time: 70s, year 1978, year 1973
Place: basque country, spain, madrid
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While at War (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Salamanca, Spain, 1936. In the early days of the military rebellion that began the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939), writer Miguel de Unamuno supports the uprising in the hope that the prevailing political chaos will end. But when the confrontation ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, sincere, captivating, intellectual
Plot: spanish civil war, college professor, moral dilemma, professor, arrest, coup d'etat, military, archive footage, political repression, spanish history, society, disorder ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: morocco, spain
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The War Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of Spanish refugees try to organize protests from France. Their network is under constant threat by the police and some of them have recently been arrested. The main character (played by Yves Montand) dedicated his whole life to the battle ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, stylized, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: idealism, one last job, one more chance, mission gone awry, coincidence, state affairs, new wave, political unrest, rebelliousness, haunted by the past, introspection, society ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: paris france, spain, europe, france, brussels belgium ...
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Dirty Wolves (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two sisters turns in the center of a plot implying wolfram, Nazis, Franco's prisoners and British spies.
Style: serious, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: nazism, prisoner, love interest, jail, nazi, rebellion, jewish, spy, sister sister relationship, prison, third reich, dictatorship ...
Time: 1940s
Place: spain, galicia
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Escape from Segovia (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Narrates the escape of 29 political prisoners, led by ETA, from Segovia prison. Based on actual events.
Style: based on true events
Plot: journalist, prison, terrorism, political prisoner, franco regime (francoism), eta terrorist group, prison escape, eta
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Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real ...
Style: atmospheric, fairy tale, stylized, gothic, serious ...
Plot: dark fantasy, creature, monster, imaginary, legends and myths, imaginary kingdom, fairy, fantasy world, good versus evil, young heroes, imagination, death ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: spain, europe
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Land and Freedom (1995)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The movie narrates the story of David Carr, an unemployed worker and member of the Communist Party of Great Britain. In 1936 he decides to fight for the Republican side in the Spanish Civil War, an anti-fascist coalition of liberals, communists and ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: working class, revolution, fascism, civil war, politics, spanish civil war, communism, communist, fighting the system, idealism, war, battles ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, england, barcelona, europe, barcelona spain
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Salvador (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The story of Salvador Puig Antich, one of the last political prisoners to be executed under Franco's Fascist State in 1974.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: anarchist, politics, legal investigation, rebellion, against humanity, legal, missing person, robbery, crimes, fighting the system, crime, journalism ...
Time: 70s
Place: barcelona, spain, europe, barcelona spain
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