Year 1965 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1965 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, tense, suspenseful and rough films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, cigarette smoking, friendship, newspaper, politics, society, death, photograph, hospital and flashback plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
year 1965
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year 1965 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1965: Brian's Song (1971), Katherine (1975), The Sender (1982), Screwballs (1983), First Man (2018), Operation Avalanche (2016), Map of the Human Heart (1992), Amityville: The Awakening (2017), The Post (2017), LBJ (2016).

List of year 1965 movies

 7.6
 7K
Brian's Song (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on the real-life relationship between teammates Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers and the bond established when Piccolo discovers that he is dying.
Style: uplifting, serious, emotional, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, sport, terminal illness, cancer, american football, ambition, human spirit, buddies, interracial relations, athlete's life, rising to stardom, hopes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, 1960s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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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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 6.1
 1K
The Sender (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him.
Style: scary, mind bending, psychological, rough, bleak ...
Plot: hospital, mental institution, mental illness, supernatural, deadly, supernatural ability, doctors and patients, psychopath, mentally unstable, misfit, danger, mind game ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
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 4.8
 2K
Screwballs (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Welcome to T & A High, where the entire student body including campus virgin Purity Busch, chronic masturbator Melvin Jerkovski, repressed Principal Stuckoff and blonde bombshell Bootsie Goodhead all must rise to the challenges of freshman ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, sex, teenage love, vengeance, coming of age, innocence lost, society, misfit, lifestyle, suburbs, sexual relations, looking for sex ...
Time: 80s, year 1965, 1960s
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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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Operation Avalanche (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: conspiracy, moon landing, nasa, spy, stalking, mission, secret agent, friendship, lie, cold war, investigation, secret mission ...
Time: 1960s, year 1965, year 1968, year 1967
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Map of the Human Heart (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Australia, UK, Canada, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Fantastic improbabilities, happenstance and the undying bridge of love are part of this romantic fantasy about an Inuit who crosses years, oceans and the ravages of WWII to find his childhood love, a Metis girl, but finds that their cultures are the ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, map, inuit, snowmobile, tuberculosis, friendship, romance, destiny, dishonesty, lovers reunited, social differences, adulthood ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 90s, year 1941, year 1965 ...
Place: canada, england, germany, montreal quebec canada
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Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, mystery, investigation, woman in danger, twin brother, twin sister, nightmare, sister sister relationship, teenage girl, coma, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1974, year 1965
Place: usa
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 7.2
 107K
The Post (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true events.
Style: based on true events, thought provoking, exciting, factual, disturbing ...
Plot: journalism, vietnam war, politics, cover up, truth, lie, expose, wartime, national security, journalist, newspaper story, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1949, year 1965, 20th century, year 1966, year 1971
Place: washington d.c., vietnam, usa
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 6.5
 4K
LBJ (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.
Plot: letter, black american, tv news, american south, u.s. president, dream, urination, american flag, election, politics, reading a newspaper, newspaper ...
Time: year 1961, year 1963, year 1960, year 1964, year 1968 ...
Place: dallas texas, wyoming, georgia, texas, west virginia ...
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 7.1
 15K
Breathe (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Robin, a handsome, brilliant and adventurous man whose life takes a dramatic turn when polio leaves him paralyzed.
Style: based on true events, realistic, factual, compassionate, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, illness, husband wife relationship, paralysis, polio, supportive spouse, adaptation, human spirit, film producer, hotel, rain, death of father ...
Time: year 1958, year 1971, year 1970, year 1973, year 1981 ...
Place: germany, england, spain, kenya, africa
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 5.0
 16K
Leatherface (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will ...
Style: suspense, bleak, rough, brutal
Plot: murder, violence, chainsaw, escape, extreme violence, chainsaw murder, masked villain, survival, panic, trap, face mask, revenge ...
Time: year 1955, 1950s, year 1965
Place: texas
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 4.8
 4K
Losin' It (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in 1965, four Los Angeles school friends -- Woody, Dave, Spider and Wendell -- go on a series of misadventures when they head to Tijuana, Mexico, for a night of cruisin', causing trouble, and to lose their virginity.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, high school, teenager, locker room, coming of age, virginity, school, on the road, nothing goes right, nightlife, lifestyle, innocence lost ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: usa, latin america, california, mexico, los angeles ...
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The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Music, Romance, War
Country: USA, Germany, Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Agathe von Trapp, the eldest daughter of a well-known musical family, overcomes many obstacles to pursue her musical career and move to the United States.
Style: national socialism
Plot: family, running, concert, cemetery, sister sister relationship, flash forward, snowing, teenage girl, jewish, poster, christmas present, braids ...
Time: year 1965, year 1937, year 1938
Place: austria, america
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George Wallace (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: George Wallace is a 1997 television film starring Gary Sinise as George Wallace, the former Governor of Alabama. It was directed by John Frankenheimer, who won an Emmy award for it; Sinise and Mare Winningham also won Emmies for their performances. ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: assassination attempt, civil rights, racism, campaign, discrimination, conservative, injustice, rebellion, society, ambition, politics, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, year 1972, year 1963, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: alabama, usa, georgia, campus, america
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 7.3
 89K
St. Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, inspirational, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, neighbor, youth, parents and children, family relations, coming of age, drinking, mentor, divorce, unlikely friendships, husband wife relationship, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1946, year 1965
Place: usa, new jersey, california
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 6.8
 6K
Starlet (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship forms between 21 year-old Jane and the elderly Sadie after Jane discovers a hidden stash of money inside an object at Sadie's yard sale.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, aging, older woman younger woman relationship, friends, lifestyle, introspection, twentysomething life, dysfunctional character, porn, reach out, cocaine, aspiring actor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965
Place: usa, california, los angeles, paris france
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LBJ: The Early Years (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: LBJ: The Early Years was a television movie that appeared on the NBC network in February 1987, depicting the life of former President of the United States Lyndon B. Johnson from 1934 until 1973. Actor Randy Quaid won a Golden Globe award for his ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: politics, head of state, campaign, state affairs, rise to the top, media, ambition, usa president, u.s. senator, democrat, cold war, kennedy family ...
Time: 60s, 40s, 30s, 50s, year 1963 ...
Place: dallas texas, washington d.c., america, texas, usa
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I Dream of My Friends (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four episodes, four instances from a man’s life covering 25 years, from 1965 in Germany to 1990 in Athens. The episodes seem to be irrelevant to one another, yet they all focus on male powerplay, reveal the self-consciousness and moderation of the ...
Plot: drinking, drink, greek, hotel owner, bartender, truck driver, scam, jazz music, drunkenness, bathroom, death, airport ...
Time: 1960s, 1990s, year 1973, year 1965, year 1990 ...
Place: berlin germany, greece, yugoslavia
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 7.2
 50
3 Mile Limit (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set in 1965, a true story of one man’s struggle to bring rock music to a nation, an iconic New Zealand story with a universal ‘David and Goliath’ theme. The youth will find it incredible this actually happened and existed as part of New ...
Plot: boat, love, disc jockey
Time: year 1965
Place: new zealand
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 7.2
 1K
1981 (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Filmmaker Ricardo Trogi recalls the events surrounding his family moving to a new neighborhood when he was 11-years-old.
Style: emotional, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, school, social differences, misfit, physical appearance, family life, suburbs, youth, working class, cons and scams, family relations, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1965, year 1942, year 1944
Place: canada, italy, montreal quebec, quebec
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 4.8
 40
1965 (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Singapore
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dramatic thriller that tells the engaging and touching stories of immigrants and natives during the time leading up to the independence of Singapore. The protagonists were a part of history in the making; they become the pioneer generation who ...
Plot: street vendor, child killed, secret society, dead child, hate, police inspector, politics, funeral, brother brother relationship, police officer, skepticism, abduction ...
Time: year 1965, 1960s
Place: singapore, asia, malaysia
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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: realistic, thought provoking, tense, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: idealism, introspection, rebelliousness, society, aging, dishonesty, political unrest, rebellion, new wave, one last job, coincidence, one more chance ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1965
Place: spain, europe, france, paris france, rome italy ...
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Selma, Lord, Selma (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1965 Alabama, an 11 year old girl (Jurnee Smollett) is touched by a speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. (Clifton Powell) and becomes a devout follower. But her resolution is tested when she joins others in the famed march from Selma to Montgomery. ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: racism, african american, hopes, interracial relations, human spirit, social decay, coming of age, discrimination, injustice, youth, society, politics ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: alabama, usa
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 6.8
 155
Heat Wave (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A rookie black journalist investigates the tensions of the Watts section of Los Angeles in the bloody summer of 1965.
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, bleak, tense ...
Plot: racism, society, media, journalism, interracial relations, life is a bitch, political unrest, social decay, police harassment, african american, riot, police brutality ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
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Happy Hell Night (1992)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 25 years ago at Winfield College, psycho-priest Zachary Malius murdered seven frat boys and was put away in the local asylum. Now, however, the same fraternity stages a prank from which Malius is inadvertently set free and returns to the house to ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, sex tape, fraternity, murder, mausoleum, halloween, prank, mental institution, college life, clergy, danger ...
Time: 90s, year 1965
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Where Were You When the Lights Went Out? (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Great Northeast Blackout of 1965 hit, millions of people were left in the dark, including Waldo Zane, a New York executive in the process of stealing a fortune from his company, and two people whose paths he's destined to cross, ...
Plot: candle, blackout, motorcycle, trapped in an elevator, fortune, subway train, farce, accident, police station, adultery, female protagonist, kitchen ...
Time: year 1965
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See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The film is the first known dramatisation of one of the most notorious killing sprees in British history and was made to mark the fortieth anniversary of Hindley and Brady's trial. It was made with the full backing of the victims' ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, disturbing
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, murder, psychopath, courtroom drama, death row, violence spree, confined, crimes, crime, mystery, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1963, year 1966, year 1964 ...
Place: england, europe, manchester england, manchester, northern england
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Different Drummers (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When David accurately foretells the death of their teacher and says God told him, Lyle devises a plan to find out if God really exists.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious
Plot: best friends, youth, friends, friendship, disability, foreknowledge, swimming, teacher, wheelchair, spider, spanking
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965
Place: usa
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An Adventure in Space and Time (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This special one-off drama travels back in time to 1963 to see how Doctor Who was first brought to the screen. Actor William Hartnell felt trapped by a succession of hard-man roles. Wannabe producer Verity Lambert was frustrated by the TV ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: actor, director, producer, cultural icon, success, backstage, artists and showbiz, tv show, actress, media, time travel, child ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1965, year 1964 ...
Place: england, london
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