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, melancholic and harsh films and TV shows about / with brutality, violence, death, cigarette smoking, father son relationship, storytelling, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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year 1969 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1969: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019), Don's Party (1976), Wah-Wah (2005), 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).

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: exciting, disturbing, absurd, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Plot: hollywood, struggling actor, tv star, aspiring actor, planned murder, male friendship, drinking, filmmaking, cult, murder, death, hippie ...
Time: year 1969, 1960s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 1K
Don's Party (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Don's Party stars John Hargreaves as Don Henderson, a schoolteacher living with his wife, Kath (Jeanie Drynan), in 1969. Out of boredom, he invites a small group of friends to celebrate a predicted Australian Labor Party (ALP) election victory, ...
Style: witty, talky, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: politics, friends, friendship, infidelity, australian, party, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, society, battle of the sexes, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, year 1967, 1960s
Place: australia, sydney australia
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 3K
Wah-Wah (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set at the end of the 1960s, as Swaziland is about to receive independence from United Kingdom, the film follows the young Ralph Compton, at 12, through his parents' traumatic separation, till he's 14. The film is largely based on Richard ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental
Plot: divorce, brain tumor, boarding school life, crumbling marriage, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, couples, eccentric family, family problems, family relations, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969, year 1972
Place: south africa, africa
Is relevant ?
 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, nasa, gunfight, justice, space program, mentor, stereotypes, cia agent, conspiracy theory, spacesuit, watching television ...
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, goofy hero, social misfits, disorder, buddies, partners, misfit, dumb, high school, obsessive quest, 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: actress, pregnancy, killer, pregnant, pregnant woman, mass murder, exploitation, mass murderer, sleaze
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, fast food restaurant, coming of age, teenager, chicken, teen sex comedy
Time: year 1969, 1960s
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 7.1
 37K
Papillon (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama
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: based on memoir, factual, suspense, brutal
Plot: prison life, prison, prison escape, solitary, friendship, false accusation, survival, rebelliousness, human spirit, male bonding, brutality, wrongful conviction ...
Time: year 1970, year 1969, 1930s
Place: south america, paris france, venezuela, colombia, france
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 282
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, thought provoking, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: rebellion, revolution, politics, militant, state affairs, life is a bitch, society, teenage life, political unrest, fighting the system, machine gun, black market ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, year 1967, year 1969, year 1966 ...
Place: san francisco, peru, guatemala
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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: cat, abusive husband, gossip, asthma, costume, dishwasher, skipping school, baseball, fireworks, twin, bully, climbing a tree ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969
Place: florida
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 605
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, exciting, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
Plot: criminal heroes, hitman, heist, dishonesty, nuclear threat, chase, car chase, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, danger, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969
Place: europe, england, 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: sexual, captivating, realistic, epic, sincere ...
Plot: coming of age, gang, cultural revolution, teenage boy, teenage love, state affairs, crimes, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, hardcase students, family life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 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, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: kidnapping, chase, police, prison, helicopter, sniper, gas station, on the road, stadium, texas ranger, convicted felon, hostage ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 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, 1960s, year 1969
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, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, romance, infidelity, couples, countryside, true love, leaving home, lovers apart, love and romance, couple relations, love, surrealism ...
Time: 90s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: new zealand, australia
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 644
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, uplifting, realistic, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: self discovery, on the road, road trip, family relations, dealing with death, obsessive quest, couple relations, parents and children, hopes, death in the family, family problems, family life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: california, idaho, cross country, usa
Is relevant ?
 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: bleak, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, moon, nasa, spacecraft, danger, man versus machine, alien encounter, rivalry, save the world, space and aliens, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, year 1969
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 494
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: serious, sincere, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: moon, nasa, outer space, spacecraft, space and aliens, escapades, hopes, control room, human spirit, landing, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: usa
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 4.6
 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, scary, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, rivalry, supernatural, plague, zombie, man versus machine, deadly, alien encounter, space and aliens, heroic mission, race against time, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 1960s, year 1969
Place: texas, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 22K
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, violence, insanity, jungle, anti war, massacre, lieutenant, war, military, survival, war hero ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969, 1960s
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: humorous, clever, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: outer space, moon, heroic mission, space and aliens, save the day, adventure, escapades, spacecraft, good versus evil, family, heroes, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: florida
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: touching, gloomy, realistic, bleak, serious
Plot: single parent, monastery, on the road, restaurant, dysfunctional family, rescue, family problems, human spirit, family life, youth, drug dealing, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: asia, vietnam
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 4K
CQ (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, 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, semi serious, futuristic ...
Plot: filmmaking, obsession, showbiz, artists and showbiz, starlet, lifestyle, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, lone hero, secret agents, film within a film, credit card ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969, future
Place: europe, france, italy, vietnam, paris france ...
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 113K
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, patient, doctor, fighting illness, treatment, family reunited ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s, year 1969
Place: usa, bronx new york city
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 557K
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, 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: anti war, army, vietnam war, mission, soldier, jungle, losing-it hero, insanity, apocalypse, unfulfillment, chaos, morality ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, cambodia, asia
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 26K
Air America (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
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, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, heroes, cia, military life, pilot, battle zone, idealism, society, refugee camp, helicopter, destiny, justice ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, cambodia
Is relevant ?
 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, sentimental, serious, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: easter, vietnam war, anti war, bad trip, friendship, graduation, war, small town, society, human nature, americana, individualism ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, maryland, usa, texas, maine ...
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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, surprise ending ...
Plot: surveillance, hotel, motel, criminal, violence, danger, hippie, ruse, society, dark secret, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, year 1959, year 1969
Place: washington d.c., nevada, california
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 10K
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: senator, scandal, car accident, bridge, suffocation, kennedy family, medical examiner, loss of daughter, cottage, drunk, doubt, knocking on a door ...
Time: 1960s, year 1980, year 1960, year 1969, year 1972
Place: massachusetts
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 133K
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 1968, year 1964, year 1962, year 1967 ...
Place: houston texas, california, florida
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