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, suspense, cult film, realistic, entertaining and disturbing films and TV shows about / with violence, family relations, brutality, father son relationship, flashback, mother son relationship, flash forward, death, storytelling and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
year 1969
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year 1969 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1969: The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020), Easy Rider (1969), Stonewall (2015), Frequency (2000), The Sugarland Express (1974), Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), Jumanji (1995), Coming Through the Rye (2015), Thrill of the Hills (2011), For All Mankind (2019).

List of year 1969 movies

Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, China
Duration: 161 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: entertaining, twist ending, homoerotic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: kids
Plot: hippie, actor, nagging wife, violence, cinema, struggling actor, sexy woman, knocked up, hollywood, pig, celebrity, home invasion ...
Time: year 1969, 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, italy, usa
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The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest — including Abbie Hoffman, Jerry Rubin, Tom Hayden and Bobby Seale ...
Style: political, factual, suspense, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: riot, activist, courtroom drama, hippie, political protest, jury, court, political persecution, injustice, political activism, legal, protest ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, year 1968, year 1994
Place: chicago illinois, oakland california, mississippi, ohio, connecticut ...
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 111K
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: road movie, psychedelic, avant garde, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: hippie, road trip, motorcycle, friendship, on the road, marijuana, biker, desert, hitchhiker, drugs, hallucination, self discovery ...
Time: year 1969, 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new orleans, california, usa, southern usa, arizona ...
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 4K
Stonewall (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
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, queer cinema, controversial ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, police brutality, homosexuality, lgbt, gay teenager, police raid, protest, gay culture, police corruption, gay bar, father son relationship, parent child relationship ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, 20th century, year 1970
Place: usa, new york, indiana
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 7.4
 109K
Frequency (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a rare phenomenon gives police officer John Sullivan the chance to speak to his father, 30 years in the past, he takes the opportunity to prevent his dad's tragic death. After his actions inadvertently give rise to a series of brutal ...
Style: psychological, suspense, serious, suspenseful, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: time travel, radio, investigation, father son relationship, altering history, murder, police detective, changing the past or future, butterfly effect, serial killer, parallel universe, rescue ...
Time: future, year 1969, year 1999, 21st century, 60s ...
Place: new york, usa
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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, sexy, affectionate, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: car chase, chase, prison escape, small town, kidnapping, car, prison, texas ranger, helicopter, on the run, on the road, manhunt ...
Time: year 1969, 80s, 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: texas, austin texas, california, usa, mexico
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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: suspense, exciting, neo noir, psychological, surprise ending ...
Plot: disorder, surveillance, survival, dishonesty, criminal, kidnapping, motel, dark secret, hotel, ruse, psychopath, death ...
Time: year 1969, 60s, year 1959, 50s
Place: california, nevada, washington d.c.
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 7.0
 347K
Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: adventure, jungle, family, childhood, board game, time travel, fantasy world, monkey, animals, disappearance, getting home, magic ...
Time: 20th century, year 1969, year 1995, 19th century, 90s ...
Place: new hampshire, usa
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Coming Through the Rye (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Coming Through the Rye, set in 1969, is a touching coming of age story of sensitive, 16 year old Jamie Schwartz, who is not the most popular kid at his all boys' boarding school. Disconnected from students and teachers, he believes he is ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, boy, grownups, self discovery, meaning of life, travel, adolescence vs adulthood, social problems, boarding school, teenage life, journey, education ...
Time: year 1969, 60s
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Thrill of the Hills (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In order to to see his idol, Jimi Hendrix, a twelve year old boy attempts a journey from his Quebec village to Woodstock.
Style: psychological, realistic, captivating, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: death of father, family problems, family relations, youth, death in the family, best friends, coming of age, child protagonist, teenage boy, dream, romance, boy ...
Time: 20th century, year 1969, 60s
Place: canada, woodstock, quebec
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When Grandpa Loved Rita Hayworth (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Czech Republic, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1969, the first winter after the violent end of the Spring of Prague: 13-year-old Hannah and her crazy young parents land as though on a completely different planet in the German economic wonderland.
Style: entertaining, captivating, light
Plot: german, family, family relations, life, jewish, emigration
Time: year 1969, 60s
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For All Mankind (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Explore an aspirational world where NASA and the space program remained a priority and a focal point of our hopes and dreams as told through the lives of NASA astronauts, engineers, and their families.
Style: realistic, suspense, disturbing, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: astronaut, space program, nasa, space race, mining, lesbian, moon, space travel, ice, space shuttle, distopia, moon landing ...
Time: year 1969, future, 70s
Place: usa
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A Cappella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in the year 1969 in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. Kyoko Noma is a loving female high school student who takes part in campus protests. One day, she meets university student Wataru Domoto in the tea cafe Mubansou ("A Cappella"). ...
Style: tense, sincere, captivating, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: gay, protest, revolution, japanese schoolgirl, youth, society, dishonesty, heroes, schoolgirl, high school, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: year 1969
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
 4.5
 3K
Zeroville (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young actor arrives in Hollywood in 1969 during a transitional time in the Industry.
Style: stylized, semi serious, talky, ironic, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, movie business, romance, mental illness, rock and roll, student, drugs, hunting, weapons, erotic thriller
Time: year 1969, 60s
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Great Freedom (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In post-war Germany, liberation by the Allies does not mean freedom for everyone. Hans Hoffmann is repeatedly imprisoned under Paragraph 175, which criminalizes homosexuality. Nevertheless, over the decades, he continues his quest for freedom and ...
Style: emotional, touching, romantic, talky, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, prison, homosexuality, gay sex, prison life, holocaust survivor, prison sex, love, lgbtq, prisoner, flirting ...
Time: 20th century, year 1968, year 1969, year 1945, year 1957 ...
Place: australia, west germany, germany
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 74K
Belfast (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Buddy is a young boy on the cusp of adolescence, whose life is filled with familial love, childhood hijinks, and a blossoming romance. Yet, with his beloved hometown caught up in increasing turmoil, his family faces a momentous choice: hope the ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, thought provoking, semi autobiographical
Plot: working class, family, family relations, child, social problems, parents and children, life is a bitch, boy, society, social issues, child protagonist, teenager ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, year 1970
Place: ireland, northern ireland
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 51K
Judy (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, 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: sad, tragic ending, emotional, factual, stylized ...
Plot: hollywood, female singer, life is a bitch, life & death, women, gay, drug addict, female musician, singer, actress, mother child relationship, custody battle ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, year 1968, year 1969
Place: london
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 76K
Papillon (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Spain
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, factual, motivational, homoerotic, brutal
Plot: prison, prison escape, escape, island prison, life sentence, solitary, friendship, survival, tattoo, wrongful conviction, human spirit, jungle ...
Time: year 1931, year 1969, 1930s, year 1970
Place: south america, france, venezuela, colombia, paris france
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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: sexy, captivating, realistic, serious, epic ...
Plot: cultural revolution, coming of age, chinese, teenage boy, boy, gang, sexual content, graphic violence, love and romance, juvenile delinquency, politics, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, year 1969, 20th century
Place: china, beijing china, asia
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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: macabre, scary, suspense, psychological, talky ...
Plot: destiny, halloween, on the road, hitchhiker, life & death, ghost, brutality, death, road trip, psychopath, hospital, obsession ...
Time: year 1969, contemporary, 60s
Place: maine, usa
Is relevant ?
 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, serious, gloomy, touching, bleak
Plot: coming of age, boy, youth, strip club, oedipus complex, children, age difference, monastery, family relations, single parent, tv news, absent father ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, 20th century
Place: asia, vietnam, florida
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 5K
CQ (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy, Luxembourg, USA
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, futuristic, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, filmmaking, lone hero, male female relationship, showbiz, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, starlet, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor, redemption, sexualized violence ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, future, 70s
Place: europe, paris france, france, italy, rome italy ...
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Easy Rider: The Ride Back (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this revisionist drama, the film delves into the family lineage of Wyatt Williams, the character made famous by Peter Fonda in the original Easy Rider Movie. Centering around the Williams family, and their internal family struggles throughout the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychedelic, avant garde ...
Plot: biker, father son relationship, world war two veteran, patriotism, motorcycle, dysfunctional family, road trip, family relations, estrangement, family problems, buddies, rock ...
Time: 1940s, year 1969, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: usa, california, mexico, arizona, ohio
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 7.7
 542K
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: atmospheric, tense, stylized, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, murder mystery, mystery, journalism, crimes, paranoia, maniac, killings, uncover truth, police ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1971 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oakland california, sacramento 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, heroic, absurd, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, robot, alien invasion, transforming robot, alien, good versus evil, giant robots, transformation, technology, alien planet, benign alien, fight ...
Time: 21st century, year 1969, contemporary, 60s, year 1961 ...
Place: washington d.c., wisconsin, egypt, pentagon, north america ...
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 14K
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, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: brother brother relationship, physical abuse, coming of age, child abuse, dysfunctional family, bullying, abuse, family relations, alcohol abuse, childhood, life is a bitch, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: california, oklahoma, northern california
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 206K
Drag Me to Hell (2009)
Genre: Horror
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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, witch, demon, evil, evil wins, supernatural horror, life turned upside down, curses spells and rituals, dark humor, heaven and hell, gypsy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2000s, year 1969 ...
Place: los angeles, pasadena california
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 2K
Burning Bush (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 231 min.
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Story: Burning Bush is a three-part mini-series created for HBO by world-renowned Polish director Agnieszka Holland. Based on real characters and events, this haunting drama focuses on the personal sacrifice of a Prague history student, Jan Palach, who set ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: lawyer, journalism, suicide, student, rebelliousness, self sacrifice, revolution, russian, protest, investigation, husband wife relationship, czech history ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, 20th century
Place: czech republic, europe, czechoslovakia, prague, central europe
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 6.3
 13K
The Meddler (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An aging widow from New York City follows her daughter to Los Angeles in hopes of starting a new life after her husband passes away.
Style: melancholic, sincere, captivating, sentimental, light ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, loss of father, friendship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, party, wedding, father son relationship, friend, mother son relationship ...
Time: year 1969
Place: los angeles, new jersey, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, new york
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 1K
Love Child (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Love Child follows the lives of staff at the fictional Kings Cross Hospital and the wild streets of Darlinghurst in the 1960s. Joan Miller is a smart and sophisticated midwife who returns home from London to take a job at the Kings Cross Hospital. ...
Style: serious, touching, captivating, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, gender, workplace, love and romance, workplace situations, supportive coworker, power relations, single parent, pregnancy, doctors and patients, workplace romance, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: australia
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