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 realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, harsh and melancholic films and TV shows about / with death, violence, brutality, cigarette smoking, storytelling, mentor, father son relationship, dialogue, redemption and adaptation plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Belgium and other countries.
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year 1969 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1969: Moonwalkers (2015), The Haunting of Sharon Tate (2019), The Chicken Chronicles (1977), Papillon (2017), Katherine (1975), Things That Hang from Trees (2006), The Hot Potato (2012), In the Heat of the Sun (1994), The Sugarland Express (1974), Riding the Bullet (2004).

List of year 1969 movies

 6.1
 8K
Moonwalkers (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: What if Apollo 11 never actually made it? What if, in reality, Stanley Kubrick secretly shot the famous images of the moon landing in a studio, working for the US administration? This is the premise of a totally plausible conspiracy theory that ...
Style: humorous, feel good, idiotic, light, brutal ...
Plot: mistaken identity, moon landing, conspiracy theory, nasa, gunfight, justice, space program, mentor, stereotypes, cia agent, homophobic slur, drugs ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969
Place: usa, europe, london
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Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This wacky prequel to the 1994 blockbuster goes back to the lame-brained Harry and Lloyd's days as classmates at a Rhode Island high school, where the unprincipled principal puts the pair in remedial courses as part of a scheme to fleece the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, social misfits, goofy hero, buddies, disorder, partners, obsessive quest, misfit, dumb, high school, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: usa
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The Haunting of Sharon Tate (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pregnant with director Roman Polanski's child and awaiting his return from Europe, 26-year-old Hollywood actress Sharon Tate becomes plagued by visions of her imminent death.
Plot: pregnancy, actress, killer, pregnant woman, mass murder, pregnant, mass murderer
Time: year 1969
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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: pot smoking, coming of age, fast food restaurant, chicken, teenager, teen sex comedy
Time: year 1969, 1960s
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 7.1
 32K
Papillon (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, 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: suspense, based on memoir, factual, brutal
Plot: prison, prison escape, prison life, friendship, solitary, false accusation, survival, human spirit, rebelliousness, brutality, male bonding, wrongful conviction ...
Time: year 1969, year 1970
Place: south america, paris france, venezuela, 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: realistic, captivating, thought provoking, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: rebellion, revolution, politics, teenage life, state affairs, life is a bitch, society, fighting the system, militant, political unrest, pre school, radicalism ...
Time: 60s, year 1970, year 1972, year 1966, 1960s ...
Place: guatemala, peru, san francisco
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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: gun, hit in the face, drug use, celebration, train, wig, drunkenness, small town, sex, underwear, running, cafe ...
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: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: chases and races, crimes, gangsters, heist, hitman, chase, car chase, criminal heroes, cons and scams, dishonesty, danger, nuclear threat ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: england, london, europe, 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: realistic, sexual, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, gang, teenage boy, cultural revolution, teenage love, family relations, youth, urban, society, rebelliousness, rejection, state affairs ...
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, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: kidnapping, chase, police, prison, on the road, gas station, helicopter, sniper, convicted felon, texas ranger, hostage, stadium ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969, 1960s, 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, psychological, suspense, intense, talky ...
Plot: halloween, destiny, on the road, hitchhiker, psychopath, deadly, obsession, hospital, death wish, road trip, life & death, death ...
Time: contemporary, year 1969, 1960s
Place: usa, maine
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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, atmospheric, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, romance, infidelity, couples, true love, countryside, leaving home, love and romance, lovers apart, couple relations, love, surrealism ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: new zealand, australia
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 5.6
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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: serious, realistic, offbeat, uplifting
Audience: family outing
Plot: self discovery, on the road, road trip, couple relations, dealing with death, parents and children, hopes, family relations, coming of age, family life, obsessive quest, 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: nasa, moon, outer space, evil alien, rivalry, space wars, escapades, space and aliens, androids and robots, chases and races, spacecraft, save the world ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, year 1969
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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, exciting, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: moon, nasa, outer space, spacecraft, space and aliens, hopes, escapades, heroic mission, americana, landing, society, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1960s
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: save the world, rivalry, chases and races, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, space and aliens, escapades, race against time, deadly, man versus machine, plague, zombie ...
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, rough, gloomy, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, violence, insanity, jungle, anti war, massacre, lieutenant, war, military, survival, war hero ...
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: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: moon, outer space, buddies, escapades, save the day, heroic mission, adventure, space and aliens, family, heroes, adventurer, spacewalk ...
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: realistic, bleak, serious, gloomy, touching
Plot: monastery, single parent, parents and children, crimes, down on your luck, life is a bitch, family life, human spirit, family problems, crime, restaurant, youth ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia
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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, sexy, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: filmmaking, obsession, showbiz, lifestyle, starlet, secret agents, artists and showbiz, infidelity, snowing, apple, home movie, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1960s, future
Place: italy, france, 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, motivational, serious, psychological ...
Plot: mental illness, doctors and patients, mental institution, coma, hospital, hopes, illness, doctor, patient, fighting illness, treatment, family reunited ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1930s, 1960s
Place: usa, bronx new york city
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 8.5
 540K
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, "does not exist, nor will it ever exist." His goal is to locate - and eliminate - a mysterious Green Beret Colonel named Walter ...
Style: bleak, tense, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: vietnam war, mission, soldier, jungle, army, anti war, insanity, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, chaos, morality, napalm ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, cambodia, asia
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 5.8
 25K
Air America (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Air America was the CIA's private airline operating in Laos during the Vietnam War, running anything and everything from soldiers to foodstuffs for local villagers. After losing his pilot's license, Billy Covington is recruited into it, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, clever, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, heroes, cia, military life, pilot, society, battle zone, idealism, refugee camp, helicopter, wartime, destiny ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, cambodia
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 5.8
 3K
1969 (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two rebellious youths, Ralph and Scott, find themselves struggling with adulthood as the Vietnam War rages. Feeling trapped in their small town, Scott battles with his conservative veteran father, Cliff, and Ralph deals with his desperately sexual ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: easter, vietnam war, bad trip, anti war, friendship, graduation, war, small town, buddies, family problems, human nature, innocence lost ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: vietnam, maryland, usa, texas, california ...
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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 159 min.
Story: A faded TV actor and his stunt double embark on an odyssey to make a name for themselves in the film industry during the Helter Skelter reign of terror in 1969 Los Angeles.
Style: based on true events
Plot: tv star, struggling actor, hollywood, aspiring actor, death, murder, planned murder, cult, revisionist history, male friendship, homoerotic, voyeurism ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969
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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, psychological, rough ...
Plot: surveillance, hotel, vietnam war, hippie, dark secret, criminal, violence, danger, held at gunpoint, concierge, motel room, vacuum cleaner ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, year 1969, year 1959
Place: california, washington d.c., nevada
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Chappaquiddick (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ted Kennedy's life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.
Plot: bridge, suffocation, car accident, scandal, senator, kennedy family, telephone call, flashback, limousine, guilt, song, apology ...
Time: 1960s, year 1972, year 1960, year 1980, year 1969
Place: massachusetts
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 7.4
 122K
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: test pilot, space mission, space travel, astronaut, moon, nasa, historical event, space exploration, human in outer space, husband wife relationship, moon landing, loss of child ...
Time: 1960s, year 1961, year 1963, year 1968, year 1965 ...
Place: houston texas, california, florida
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Finding Your Feet (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A lady has her prim and proper life turned upside down after discovering her husband's affair.
Style: slang
Plot: retirement, affair, middle class, best friend, marijuana, brushing teeth, pot smoking, heart attack, dance class, pub, holding hands, mistress ...
Time: year 1969
Place: rome italy
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 6.5
 37K
Imperium (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nate Foster, a young, idealistic FBI agent, goes undercover to take down a radical white supremacy terrorist group. The bright up-and-coming analyst must confront the challenge of sticking to a new identity while maintaining his real principles as ...
Style: tense, intense, suspense, suspenseful, interesting ...
Plot: fbi, terrorist, undercover, skinhead, analyst, terrorism, violence, racism, fascism, conspiracy, politics, genocide ...
Time: year 1969
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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