Year 1969 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1969 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, interesting and clever films and TV shows about / with catastrophe, mentor, father son relationship, violence, dialogue, death, storytelling, chase, brutality and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
year 1969
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year 1969 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1969: Easy Rider (1969), Stonewall (2015), Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), Zodiac (2007), Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011), Taking Woodstock (2009), Radio Flyer (1992), Drag Me to Hell (2009), Despicable Me (2010), First Man (2018).

List of year 1969 movies

 7.4
 87K
Easy Rider (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cross-country trip to sell drugs puts two hippie bikers on a collision course with small-town prejudices.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, offbeat, rough ...
Plot: marijuana, on the road, lsd, brothel, rebelliousness, friendship, drug addiction, counterculture, music, hitchhiker, hippie, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: usa, louisiana, arizona, california, new orleans
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 5.1
 3K
Stonewall (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: "Stonewall" is a drama about a young man in New York caught up during the 1969 Stonewall Riots, a pivotal event widely considered the starting point for the modern gay civil rights movement.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, propaganda film
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, police corruption, fighting the system, lgbt, gender, society, discrimination, gay culture, homosexuality, protest, gay rights ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: new york, usa, indiana
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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past in 1969. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption... before everything goes to hell. A young ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough, psychological
Plot: surveillance, hotel, vietnam war, hippie, dark secret, violence, held at gunpoint, audio tape, ruse, danger, society, mafia ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969
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 7.7
 384K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, murder, uncover truth, victim, journalist, paranoia, investigation, mystery, code, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1969 ...
Place: california, san francisco, usa, oakland california
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Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky takes his first tenuous steps into adulthood while remaining a reluctant human ally of Autobot-leader Optimus Prime. The film centers around the space race between the USSR and the USA, suggesting there was a hidden Transformers role in ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, epic, ridiculous, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: killer robot, evil alien, androids and robots, good versus evil, benign alien, betrayal, commando, sabotage, traitor, giant robot, alien planet, bodyguard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1969, 2010s, 20th century ...
Place: chicago illinois, pentagon, washington d.c., new mexico, africa ...
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Taking Woodstock (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of Elliot Tiber and his family, who inadvertently played a pivotal role in making the famed Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the happening that it was. When Elliot hears that a neighboring town has pulled the permit on a hippie music ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: small town, hippie, countryside, music festival, farm, music, family business, musician, homosexual, drugs/alcohol, americana, rock ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: woodstock, bangkok thailand, new york state, new jersey, israel
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 6.9
 12K
Radio Flyer (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A father reminisces about his childhood when he and his younger brother moved to a new town with their mother, her new husband and their dog, Shane. When the younger brother is subjected to physical abuse at the hands of their brutal stepfather, ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: physical abuse, abuse, parents and children, siblings relations, life is a bitch, youth, couples, family relations, couple relations, childhood, alcohol abuse, child abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: cross country, california, oklahoma
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 6.6
 176K
Drag Me to Hell (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After denying a woman the extension she needs to keep her home, loan officer Christine Brown sees her once-promising life take a startling turn for the worse. Christine is convinced she's been cursed by a Gypsy, but her boyfriend is skeptical. ...
Style: dark humor, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, ghost, obsessive quest, witch, curse, demons, gypsy, life turned upside down, heaven and hell, evil, psychic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1969, 2000s, 20th century ...
Place: pasadena california
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 7.7
 459K
Despicable Me (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, sweet, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, family, orphan, friendship, little girl, adoptive father, supervillain, chase, mad scientist, children, assistant, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, north korea, egypt
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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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 6.3
 161K
Twister (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: TV weatherman Bill Harding is trying to get his tornado-hunter wife, Jo, to sign divorce papers so he can marry his girlfriend Melissa. But Mother Nature, in the form of a series of intense storms sweeping across Oklahoma, has other plans. Soon the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, exciting, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: natural disaster, tornado, divorce, forces of nature, race against time, wife husband relationship, chases and races, escapades, love triangle, peril, obsession, hurricane ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1969, 1960s, 1990s
Place: oklahoma
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Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When diabolical genius, Dr. Evil travels back in time to steal superspy Austin Powers's ‘mojo’, Austin must return to the swingin' '60s himself – with the help of American agent, Felicity Shagwell – to stop the dastardly plan. ...
Style: humorous, light, absurd, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: spy, time travel, undercover, parody, good versus evil, cloning, race against time, nasa, supermodel, goofy hero, secret agents, heroic mission ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, 1960s, year 1969 ...
Place: seattle washington, washington d.c., big ben london, london
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The Chicken Chronicles (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A late-1960s teen (Steve Guttenberg) working in a chicken-takeout stand cannot get his mind off his dream-girl (Lisa Reeves).
Plot: coming of age, pot smoking, teenager, chicken, fast food restaurant, teen sex comedy
Time: 1960s, year 1969
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 7.1
 28K
Papillon (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Spain, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Henri "Papillon" Charrière is convicted in Paris for a murder he did not commit. Sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, he becomes obsessed with escaping. After planning and executing a series of treacherous ...
Style: factual, based on memoir, suspense, brutal
Plot: prison, prison life, friendship, solitary, false accusation, survival, rebelliousness, human spirit, brutality, male bonding, wrongful conviction, free spirit ...
Time: year 1970, year 1969
Place: south america, venezuela, paris france, france, colombia
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 6.3
 272
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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Things That Hang from Trees (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: St. Augustine, Florida, 1969. An eight-year-old boy's wish to see the fireworks from atop the city's lighthouse is complicated by his odd neighbors, abusive peers, and hopeless parents. The young boy's seemingly simple goal develops ...
Plot: alleyway, pledge of allegiance, hypocrisy, fireworks, bully, abusive husband, asthma, baseball, religious fanatic, twin, gossip, birthday party ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969
Place: florida
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 5.3
 595
The Hot Potato (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The 'Hot Potato' is an exciting new British period ‘caper movie’, in the spirit of ‘The Italian Job’ and ‘Two Way Stretch’ and is based on real events which took place at the end of the 1960s in London’s East End.
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: cons and scams, heist, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, chase, car chase, hitman, chases and races, danger, dishonesty, nuclear threat ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: england, europe, london, belgium
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In the Heat of the Sun (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The film is set in Beijing during the Cultural Revolution. It is told from the perspective of Ma Xiaojun nicknamed Monkey, a teenage boy. Monkey and his friends are free to roam the streets of Beijing day and night because the Cultural Revolution ...
Style: epic, serious, sincere, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: gang, cultural revolution, coming of age, teenage love, urban, unfulfilled love, crimes, love and romance, rebellion, youth, buddies, hardcase students ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1969
Place: china, asia, beijing china
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The Sugarland Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Married small-time crooks Lou-Jean and Clovis Poplin lose their baby to the state of Texas and resolve to do whatever it takes to get him back. Lou-Jean gets Clovis out of jail, and the two steal their son from his foster home, in addition to taking ...
Style: road movie, suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: kidnapping, police, chase, prison, on the road, hostage, convicted felon, texas ranger, stadium, crime, adoption, gas station ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969, 80s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, california
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Riding the Bullet (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in 1969, Alan Parker (Jackson) is a young artist, studying at the University of Maine. He becomes obsessed with death, and believing he is losing his girlfriend, Jessica (Christensen), he tries to commit suicide on his birthday but his friends ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: halloween, on the road, hospital, obsession, destiny, death wish, hitchhiker, suicide, ghost, supernatural, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, year 1969, 1960s
Place: maine, usa
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The Price of Milk (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: New Zealand milk farmer Rob gives his lover Lucinda a ring. Trying to spark up her relationship with Rob, she takes her friend Drosophila's advice and starts to try and make Rob angry. But she tends to go too far. Admiring her ring while ...
Style: surreal, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, romance, couple relations, countryside, love and romance, infidelity, true love, couples, love, leaving home, lovers apart, surrealism ...
Time: 90s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: new zealand, australia
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 5.6
 627
Pontiac Moon (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An absent-minded-professor father and his son take off in an old Pontiac to bond during a symbolic road trip through the Western U.S. This while his wife tries to overcome her neuroses to save the family.
Style: offbeat, serious, uplifting, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: on the road, road trip, self discovery, obsessive quest, human spirit, parents and children, family life, family relations, mentally unstable, dealing with death, couple relations, death in the family ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: california, idaho, usa, cross country
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 5.0
 3K
Moontrap (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, evil alien, moon, nasa, alien encounter, spacecraft, space and aliens, danger, androids and robots, man versus machine, save the world, space wars ...
Time: 80s, year 1969, 1960s
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 6.5
 475
Moonshot (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Man's landing on the moon was our greatest technological achievement. The Apollo 11 mission was truly the stuff of dreams. For the first time, our species walked on another celestial body. Even more remarkable was their ability to make it back. ...
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, realistic, exciting
Plot: outer space, moon, nasa, human spirit, heroic mission, spacecraft, space travel, escapades, heroes, hopes, space and aliens, americana ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: usa
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 4.7
 2K
Living Hell (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a top secret Cold War military project an unstoppable, malignant organism who feeds on light and energy is unleashed threatening to destroy everything in it's path.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, zombie, man versus machine, race against time, save the world, survival, alien encounter, heroic mission, plague, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 1960s, year 1969
Place: texas, usa
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 6.7
 21K
Hamburger Hill (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The men of Bravo Company are facing a battle that's all uphill… up Hamburger Hill. Fourteen war-weary soldiers are battling for a mud-covered mound of earth so named because it chews up soldiers like chopped meat. They are fighting for their ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, violence, jungle, insanity, war hero, lieutenant, massacre, war, anti war, survival, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, asia
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Fly Me to the Moon 3D (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three young houseflies stow away aboard the Apollo 11 flight to the moon.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: outer space, moon, adventurer, adventure, save the day, spacecraft, family, heroic mission, space travel, ambition, danger, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: florida
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 5.8
 2K
CrissCross (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in 1969, a twelve-year-old grows up in Key West with his mother, who is paying the bills by stripping at the local topless bar. The boy finds out about her activities and tries to convince her to stop, to no avail. A local restaurant owner hires ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: single parent, monastery, on the road, crime, parents and children, dysfunctional family, restaurant, family life, family relations, drug dealing, rescue, human spirit ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: asia, vietnam
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 6.3
 4K
CQ (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Luxembourg, France, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young filmmaker in 1960s Paris juggles directing a cheesy sci-fi debacle, directing his own personal art film, coping with his crumbling relationship with his girlfriend, and a new-found infatuation with the sci-fi film's starlet.
Style: stylized, surreal, semi serious, offbeat, sexy ...
Plot: filmmaking, obsession, showbiz, artists and showbiz, secret agents, starlet, lifestyle, snowing, robbery, theatre audience, taxi, home movie ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future, 1960s, year 1969
Place: france, italy, europe, rome italy, vietnam ...
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 7.8
 111K
Awakenings (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Dr. Malcolm Sayer, a shy research physician, uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. Leonard is the first patient to receive the controversial treatment. His awakening, filled with awe and enthusiasm, ...
Style: uplifting, touching, serious, motivational, sincere ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, doctors and patients, coma, hospital, illness, hopes, treatment, fighting illness, patient, doctor, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1930s, 1960s
Place: usa, bronx new york city
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