Year 1971 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1971 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful and rough films and TV shows about / with death, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, cigarette smoking, violence, blood, murder, telephone call, drinking and mother daughter relationship plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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year 1971 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1971: Roma (2018), Summertime (2015), '71 (2014), Children of War (2014), Zodiac (2007), The Angel (2018), Dovlatov (2018), Cinema Verite (2011), The Post (2017), Danny Collins (2015).

List of year 1971 movies

 8.0
 70K
Roma (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
Plot: middle class, mopping a floor, nanny, vacation, servant, employer employee relationship, violence, class differences, unwed pregnancy, housekeeper, marching band, period piece ...
Time: year 1971, year 1970
Place: mexico city, mexico
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 6.6
 3K
Summertime (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1971, Carole and Delphine meet and fall in love in Paris. When Carole follows Delphine back to her family farm in Limousin, the two find lesbianism and feminism are not as easy in the countryside.
Plot: farm, feminism, mother daughter relationship, lgbt, lesbian interest, love, sisterhood, lesbian, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, harvest, cow ...
Time: year 1971, year 1976
Place: paris france, france
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 7.2
 44K
'71 (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young British soldier must find his way back to safety after his unit accidentally abandons him during a riot in the streets of Belfast.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, survival, violence, ira, terrorism, riot, explosion, military, british, war, urban, abandoned ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: ireland, england, london
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Children of War (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Children of War is a movie based on the true events of the 1971 Genocide. Can we, in search of power, become animals? A genocide; neglected! The first use of rape as a weapon of war; undocumented! The lives of millions; unaccounted! The culprits; ...
Plot: rape, genocide, cruelty, brutality, women's rights, liberation, women's prison, sexual assault, rape and revenge, sister, islam, bollywood ...
Time: year 1971
Place: bangladesh
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 7.7
 370K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, 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: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, murder, uncover truth, victim, paranoia, investigation, journalist, mystery, code, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1979 ...
Place: california, san francisco, usa, oakland california
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 7.2
 3K
The Angel (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: About a real-life criminal who shocked Argentine society: Carlos Robledo Puch, a merciless teen killer dubbed “The Angel of Death” because of his beatific good looks, who now ranks as the longest-serving prison inmate in Argentine history.
Style: based on true events
Plot: homoeroticism, homoerotic, public phone, public telephone, vinyl record, breaking a car window, jewel thief, car on fire, junkie, man wearing towel, burnt face, male friendship ...
Time: year 1971
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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Der Junge muss an die frische Luft (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dramatised origin story of one of Germany's most beloved contemporary comedians.
Style: based on memoir
Plot: singing in a car, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, suicide of mother, death of grandmother, grandmother grandson relationship, horse carriage, loss of loved one, grandfather grandson relationship, classroom, death of mother
Time: year 1971, year 1972, year 1973
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 6.5
 1K
Dovlatov (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Russia, Poland, Serbia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Dovlatov charts six days in the life of brilliant, ironic writer who saw far beyond the rigid limits of 70s Soviet Russia. Sergei Dovlatov fought to preserve his own talent and decency with poet and writer Joseph Brodsky while watching his artist ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: black market, father daughter relationship, artist, husband wife relationship, male friendship
Time: year 1971
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Cinema Verite (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 1973, the Loud family became a television sensation of a new kind. It was long before a metal rock star showed his eccentric family on the small screen and decades before housewives had screaming matches with each other on camera in public. ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: family life, crumbling marriage, human nature, tv show, media, family problems, americana, couple relations, parents and children, family in crisis, showbiz, voyeurism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: california, usa, paris france, manhattan new york city
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 7.2
 96K
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
Plot: journalism, publisher, newspaper, politics, newsroom, typing, newspaper story, period piece, u.s. government, whistleblower, freedom of speech, supreme court ...
Time: year 1949, year 1971, year 1965, year 1966
Place: vietnam, washington d.c.
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 7.0
 27K
Danny Collins (2015)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ageing rock star decides to change his life when he discovers a 40-year-old letter written to him by John Lennon.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, rock star, elderly, introspection, drugs/alcohol, aging, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes, family relations, musician's life, starting over, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1971
Place: new jersey, usa
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All the Money in the World (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.
Style: based on true events, serious, captivating, tense, rough
Plot: kidnapping, ransom demand, greed, miser, billionaire, grandfather grandson relationship, escape, child custody, violence, severed ear, oil company, police protection ...
Time: year 1973, year 1971
Place: italy, saudi arabia, rome italy
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 7.1
 14K
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, illness, husband wife relationship, paralysis, polio, supportive spouse, adaptation, human spirit, love, suffocation, marriage, party ...
Time: year 1973, year 1971, year 1965, year 1970, year 1981 ...
Place: kenya, africa, germany, england, spain
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The Divine Order (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nora is a young housewife and mother, living in a quaint little village with her husband and their two sons. The Swiss countryside is untouched by the major social upheavals the movement of 1968 has brought about. Nora’s life is not affected ...
Plot: feminism, village, politics, women's rights, wife husband relationship, women, adultery, priest, strike, bus, husband wife relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: 20th century, year 1971
Place: switzerland
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 5.9
 17K
Welcome to Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, satirical ...
Plot: mental illness, obsession, tv show, life turned upside down, mental disorders, media, misfit, depression, loneliness, psychiatrist, drugs, borderline personality disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1996, year 1989, year 1991 ...
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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All the Colors of the Dark (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jane lives in London with her boyfriend Richard. Her mother was murdered when she was young, she recently lost a baby in a car crash and she's plagued by nightmares of a knife-wielding man. Richard thinks that the cure is vitamins, while ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, obsession, voyeurism, mysterious character, gory, serial killer, whodunit, slasher, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game, stalking ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: england, europe
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Blade of the Ripper (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Austria
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Newly married to an older man, Julie returns to Vienna, where a razor wielding slasher is killing women. Jean, her cruel and sadistic former lover, immediately contacts her, certain that only he can satisfy her strange vice. But she rejects him. She ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, twists and turns, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, love triangle, mystery killer, murder, cult, femme fatale, lover, dangerous attraction, infidelity, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: europe, austria, sicily italy
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Saint Laurent (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 1967-1976. As one of history's greatest fashion designers entered a decade of freedom, neither came out of it in one piece.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, gay, drugs/alcohol, rise to the top, strong sexual content, ambition, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, couple relations, couples, gender ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1976 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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United Red Army (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 190 min.
Story: The film is told in three acts, beginning with a historical background of Japan's student movement of the 1960s and early 1970s, mostly using archive footage and a narrator. The second act follows the formation of the group to their mountain ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, atmospheric
Plot: idealism, isolation, rebellion, society, down on your luck, revolution, confined, danger, military, life is a bitch, radical, beaten to death ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1966, year 1972, year 1971 ...
Place: asia, japan
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Something in the Air (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1970s a student named Gilles gets entangled in contemporary political turmoils although he would rather just be a creative artist. While torn between his solidarity to his friends and his personal ambitions he falls in love with Christine.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sexual, sincere ...
Plot: teenage life, anarchist, passionate interest, coming of age, politics, student, fighting the system, society, youth, rebelliousness, self discovery, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971, year 1968
Place: france, europe, florence italy, paris france, italy
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 6.5
 34
Aakraman (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Story: Drama about a major in the Indian army and his impending arranged marriage.
Plot: patriotism, courage, bar, love triangle, whiskey, party, soldier, drinking, drink, cripple
Time: year 1971
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 5.6
 7
Top Kids (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Norway, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A fun journey through the history of the automobile, this film is about a group of future computer hackers that wire an arcade game to work as a time machine. Among appearances in the movie are Henry Ford, Mercedes Benz, and modern race car driver ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, computer, group of friends, time travel, used car salesman, teenager, rock music, boy with glasses, salesman, computer nerd, chevrolet, old car ...
Time: year 1971, 1880s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: italy, europe
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The Nullarbor Nymph (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Following two Water Australia employees who travel out along the Nullarbor Plain only to discover they are being hunted by the mythological creature, the Nullarbor Nymph.
Plot: cave woman, mysterious woman, water, pub, mythology, desert, country, highway, legend, insanity, blood, australian ...
Time: year 1972, year 1971
Place: australia, south australia
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 6.9
 2K
Dalida (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Based on the true story of acclaimed music icon "Dalida" born in Cairo, who gained celebrity in the 50s, singing in French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, German, Italian, playing in awarded Youssef Chahine's picture "Le Sixième ...
Plot: female singer, letter, vomiting, suicide, festival, pregnancy, ambulance, loss of loved one, gunshot, arrest, little girl, baby ...
Time: year 1967, year 1971, year 1972, year 1940, year 1986 ...
Place: cairo egypt, paris france, italy, india, montmartre paris ...
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All Good Things (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Newly-discovered facts, court records and speculation are used to elaborate the true love story and murder mystery of the most notorious unsolved murder case in New York history.
Style: tense, gloomy, serious, realistic, based on true events ...
Plot: missing person, murder, disappearance, dysfunctional marriage, mentally unstable, mystery, abortion, domestic violence, high society, drugs/alcohol, patriarch, childhood trauma ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 2000s, year 1971, year 1978 ...
Place: new york, usa, florida, washington d.c., paris france ...
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Midnight's Children (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A Canadian-Brith film adaptation of Salman Rushdie's novel of the same name. The film tells the story of a pair of children born within moments of India gaining independence from England grow up in the country that is nothing like their ...
Style: stylized, serious, epic, captivating, surreal ...
Plot: twins, siblings relations, society, youth, family relations, coming of age, rich and poor, destiny, political unrest, hopes, love and romance, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: india, asia, bombay india, bangladesh, pakistan
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 7.5
 369K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, danger, paranormal activity, witch, seance, exorcism, paranormal investigation, riddles and clues, haunted by the past, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s, year 1971, year 1968 ...
Place: rhode island, new england, usa
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 6.6
 379
Attica (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A behind the scenes look of the 1971 prisoners revolt at the Attica prison.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: prison, prison riot, hostages, prison life, tough heroes, fighting the system, confined, law enforcement, rebellion, life is a bitch, anti heroes, human spirit ...
Time: 70s, year 1971
Place: new york, usa
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Beware of Greeks Bearing Guns (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Australia, Greece
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Manos, a Greek school teacher, is forced to travel to Melbourne, Australia when the man who murdered his grandfather 57 years ago surfaces there. While the reluctant Manos is tutored in the art of revenge by old friend Stephanos, he also attempts to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: teacher, murder, vengeance, family relations, twins, school, revenge, old friend, vigilantism, couple relations, siblings relations, fascism ...
Time: 20th century, year 1971, year 1943
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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 6.4
 11K
Elvis & Nixon (2016)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 1970, a few days before Christmas, Elvis Presley showed up on the White House lawn seeking to be deputized into the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs by the President himself.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, light, factual ...
Plot: white house, singer, photograph, musician's life, usa president, president, secret service, u.s. president, elvis, gun, singing in a car, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: usa, washington d.c., california, new jersey, las vegas ...
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