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, captivating, touching, suspenseful and rough films and TV shows about / with friendship, death, cigarette smoking, husband wife relationship, society, politics, newspaper, flashback, photograph and murder plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1965: The Shawshank Redemption (1994), Black Caesar (1973), Poison for the Fairies (1986), Yves Saint Laurent (2014), Brian's Song (1971), Katherine (1975), The Sender (1982), Screwballs (1983), First Man (2018), Operation Avalanche (2016).

List of year 1965 movies

The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, ...
Style: clever, touching, captivating, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: prison, human spirit, false accusation, freedom, prison life, prison escape, life is a bitch, life sentence, confined, corruption, criminal heroes, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, mexico, pacific ocean, maine
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 6.5
 3K
Black Caesar (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tommy Gibbs is a tough kid, raised in the ghetto, who aspires to be a kingpin criminal. As a young boy, his leg is broken by a bad cop on the take, during a payoff gone bad. Nursing his vengeance, he rises to power in Harlem, New York. Angry at the ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, police corruption, downfall, law enforcement, society, gang, deadly, crimes, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1965, year 1972, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, harlem, california, harlem manhattan new york city ...
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Poison for the Fairies (1986)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1965 Mexico City, Fabiola, a wealthy yet lonely schoolgirl, befriends Graciela, a young orphan girl who has an unhealthy fascination with witchcraft. Fabiola is convinced that she, herself, is a witch by Graciela, who then uses the fear that ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, serious ...
Plot: murder, friendship, gory, orphan, misfit, imaginary, deadly, mischievous children, social misfits, curses spells and rituals, young heroes, danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, 1960s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
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Yves Saint Laurent (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A look at the life of French designer Yves Saint Laurent from the beginning of his career in 1958 when he met his lover and business partner, Pierre Berge.
Style: captivating, melancholic, enigmatic, sentimental, factual ...
Plot: fashion, rise to the top, gay, fashion designer, couple relations, ambition, gays and lesbians, character study, fashion show, gender, couples, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: france, europe, morocco, paris france, tokyo
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 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: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, sport, cancer, rising to stardom, interracial relations, bittersweet, athlete's life, hopes, life is a bitch, human spirit, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: usa, chicago illinois
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 298
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: psychological, serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: revolution, rebellion, politics, political unrest, militant, society, teenage life, life is a bitch, state affairs, fighting the system, elopement, wig ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, year 1968, year 1967, year 1969 ...
Place: san francisco, peru, guatemala
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 6.1
 1K
The Sender (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, 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: psychological, rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, mental illness, mental institution, mind game, misfit, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, doctors and patients, psychopath, danger, psychic, mind control ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
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 4.7
 3K
Screwballs (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
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: sex comedy, realistic, not serious, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, sex, coming of age, suburban life, friends, sexual relations, social relations, partners, couples, buddies, gender, innocence lost ...
Time: 80s, year 1965, 1960s
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 7.3
 149K
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: moon landing, space exploration, test pilot, space mission, astronaut, space travel, moon, nasa, historical event, husband wife relationship, human in outer space, male protagonist ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1962, year 1968, year 1961 ...
Place: houston texas, usa, 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, surprise ending, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: conspiracy, moon landing, nasa, spy, stalking, mission, secret agent, lie, cold war, friendship, dangerous mission, deception ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1967, year 1968, year 1965
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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, captivating, serious ...
Plot: map, love triangle, inuit, snowmobile, tuberculosis, bittersweet, friendship, romance, destiny, dishonesty, adulthood, society ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 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: twin brother, supernatural, mystery, danger, investigation, nightmare, twin sister, murder, brother sister relationship, coma, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1965, year 1974
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 120K
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, factual, thought provoking, exciting, tense ...
Plot: cover up, journalism, vietnam war, political thriller, expose, politics, truth, lie, husband wife relationship, jail, newspaper reporter, newspaper office ...
Time: year 1966, 20th century, year 1965, year 1971, year 1949
Place: washington d.c., usa, vietnam
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 6.5
 5K
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: mourning, falling to the ground, archive footage, attorney general, waiter, election, anger, telephone call, telephone, flashback, father son relationship, eating ...
Time: year 1968, year 1965, year 1961, year 1963, 1960s ...
Place: west virginia, texas, georgia, washington d.c., dallas texas ...
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 17K
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: realistic, based on true events, factual, compassionate, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, paralysis, illness, supportive spouse, husband wife relationship, polio, adaptation, human spirit, falling to the ground, 22 year old, happiness, costume ...
Time: year 1973, year 1970, year 1981, year 1960, year 1958 ...
Place: spain, england, germany, africa, kenya
Is relevant ?
 5.0
 18K
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: violence, murder, chainsaw, escape, panic, extreme violence, masked villain, chainsaw murder, trap, survival, face mask, countryside ...
Time: 1950s, year 1965, year 1955
Place: texas
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 4.9
 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: semi serious, sexual, realistic, humorous, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, high school, teenager, locker room, coming of age, virginity, school, nothing goes right, friends, when the parents are away, silly humor, teenage love ...
Time: 80s, year 1965, 1960s
Place: usa, latin america, los angeles, california, mexico ...
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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, heil hitler, concert hall, sea captain, communist, candelabra, legacy, outdoor cafe, death of boyfriend, leaving home, dying mother, bus stop ...
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: serious, thought provoking, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Plot: assassination attempt, campaign, racism, civil rights, conservative, rebellion, injustice, society, discrimination, ambition, politics, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, year 1965, year 1972, 1960s ...
Place: alabama, usa, georgia, america
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 92K
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, family relations, parents and children, youth, coming of age, drinking, mentor, divorce, unlikely friendships, husband wife relationship, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1946
Place: usa, new jersey, california
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 7K
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, older woman younger woman relationship, aging, lifestyle, reach out, twentysomething life, introspection, watching television, old age, female protagonist, employer employee relationship, film within a film ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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: contemplative, serious, sincere, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, rise to the top, head of state, state affairs, media, campaign, ambition, u.s. vice president, vietnam war, president, senator, u.s. president ...
Time: 60s, 40s, 50s, 30s, year 1966 ...
Place: dallas texas, usa, texas, washington d.c., america
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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: pot smoking, wedding reception, bartender, greek, hotel owner, truck driver, scam, jazz music, drink, drinking, bathroom, airport ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, year 1973, year 1981, year 1990 ...
Place: yugoslavia, greece, berlin germany
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 7.3
 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: disc jockey, boat, love
Time: year 1965
Place: new zealand
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 2K
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: humorous, emotional, realistic, offbeat, sentimental ...
Plot: school, working class, coming of age, family life, social differences, youth, physical appearance, misfit, family relations, cons and scams, suburbs, telephone call ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1965, year 1981, 1890s ...
Place: canada, quebec, italy, montreal quebec
Is relevant ?
 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: news footage, abduction, pregnant, bombing, news reporter, wedding, television, chinese, police inspector, hate, dead child, secret society ...
Time: 1960s, year 1965
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, serious, contemplative, tense, stylized ...
Plot: idealism, one more chance, mission gone awry, dishonesty, haunted by the past, state affairs, political unrest, society, rebelliousness, rebellion, aging, introspection ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1965
Place: spain, europe, france, brussels belgium, paris france ...
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Selma, Lord, Selma (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
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, contemplative, touching, serious, captivating ...
Plot: racism, state affairs, hopes, injustice, society, discrimination, social decay, youth, uncover truth, interracial relations, politics, coming of age ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: alabama, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 159
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: tense, bleak, thought provoking, rough, serious ...
Plot: racism, urban setting, social decay, media, journalism, society, interracial relations, life is a bitch, political unrest, police brutality, police harassment, riot ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
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Happy Hell Night (1992)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Yugoslavia
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: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, college, murder, mausoleum, sex tape, fraternity, halloween, crimes, mystery, deadly, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, year 1965
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