Year 1941 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1941 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, serious, realistic, captivating, melancholic and sentimental films and TV shows about / with world war two, murder, nazi, death, friendship, danger, violence, snow, husband wife relationship and photograph plots mostly in Drama, War and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1941: Panfilov's Twenty Eight (2016), The Chronicles of Melanie (2016), Ashes in the Snow (2018), T-34 (2018), Saving Leningrad (2019), Midway (2019), Resistance (2020), The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964), Hannibal Rising (2007), Farewell, My Lovely (1975).

List of year 1941 movies

Panfilov's Twenty Eight (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: USSR, Late November, 1941. Based on the account by reporter Vasiliy Koroteev that appeared in the Red Army's newspaper, Krasnaya Zvezda, shortly after the battle, this is the story of Panifilov's Twenty-Eight, a group of twenty-eight ...
Style: rough, suspense, touching, suspenseful
Plot: eastern front, bravery, red army, nazi soldier, infantry, propaganda, nazi, soviet army, world war two, tank, military uniform, russian history ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: germany, russia, ussr
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The Chronicles of Melanie (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Latvia, Czech Republic, Finland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The 14th of June 1941, Soviet-occupied Latvia: Without warning, the authorities break into the house of Melanie and her husband Aleksandr and force them to leave everything behind. Together with more than 15 000 Latvians, Melanie and her son get ...
Style: suspense, bleak, disturbing, rough
Plot: deportation, survival, grief, world war two, cruelty, politics, political prisoner, gulag, life is a bitch, mother son relationship, male nudity, suicide ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s, 1950s, year 1957
Place: siberia, latvia, russia, soviet union
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Ashes in the Snow (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Lithuania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The coming-of-age tale of 16-year-old Lina Vilkas who is deported to Siberia amid Stalin's reign of terror in the Baltic region during WWII. An aspiring artist, she secretly documents her harrowing journey with her drawings.
Style: serious, atmospheric, emotional, suspense
Plot: survival, violent man, hopes, saving a life, rescue, teenage girl, hostage, destiny, world war two, murder, military camp, beating ...
Time: year 1941
Place: siberia, soviet union
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T-34 (2018)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In 1944, a courageous group of Russian soldiers managed to escape from German captivity in a half-destroyed legendary T-34 tank. Those were the times of unforgettable bravery, fierce fighting, unbreakable love, and legendary miracles.
Style: based on true events, disturbing, suspense, uplifting, exciting ...
Plot: fascist, tank, great patriotic war, captivity, wartime, homecoming, heroes, danger, friendship, battlefield, russian soldier, prison escape ...
Time: year 1944, year 1941, 1940s
Place: russia
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
Style: romantic, sincere, touching, uplifting
Plot: nazi occupation, friendship, letter, island, female writer, fiance fiancee relationship, love, nazi, reading a book, hunger, flashback, strong female character ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1946
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Saving Leningrad (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: September 1941. In a turn of events young lovebirds Kostya and Nastya find themselves on board of a barge that will evacuate people from sieged Leningrad. At night the barge gets into the storm. When it starts sinking, enemy planes - but not ...
Style: disturbing, exciting, thought provoking, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: life is a bitch, world war two, historical event, death, hopes, danger, society, love and romance, murder, rescue, catastrophe, culture clash ...
Time: year 1941
Place: ussr
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Midway (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong, Canada, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The story of the soldiers and aviators who helped turn the tide of the Second World War during the iconic Battle of Midway in June 1942.
Style: bleak, exciting, scary, suspense, sad ...
Plot: sea battle, fighter plane, aircraft carrier, war, bombing, u.s. military, world war two, dying young, war violence, mass grave, sailor, exploding building ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1942, year 1941, year 1937
Place: pearl harbor, pacific ocean, china, hawaii, washington d.c. ...
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Resistance (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.
Plot: world war two, french resistance, torture, sister sister relationship, train station
Time: year 1939, year 1938, year 1941, year 1943, year 1945
Place: swiss alps
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Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Before Dawn charts the years of exile in the life of famous Jewish Austrian writer Stefan Zweig, his inner struggle for the "right attitude" towards the events in war torn Europe and his search for a new home.
Style: based on true events
Plot: third reich, literature, death, judaism, conference, ex husband ex wife relationship, male protagonist, exile, double suicide, jewish, suicide, year 1936 ...
Time: year 1941, year 1942, 1930s, 1940s
Place: brazil, buenos aires argentina
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The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, War, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Milquetoast Henry Limpet experiences his fondest wish and is transformed into a fish. As a talking fish he assists the US Navy in hunting German submarines during World War II.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: disney, fish, family, submarine, friendship, best friends, fish out of water, misfit, rescue, heroic mission, ocean or sea, body swapping ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
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Hannibal Rising (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Czech Republic, France, Italy, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of the early, murderous roots of the cannibalistic killer, Hannibal Lecter – from his hard-scrabble Lithuanian childhood, where he witnesses the repulsive lengths to which hungry soldiers will go to satiate themselves, through his ...
Style: scary, realistic, rough, serious, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, cannibalism, murder, vengeance, drowning, strangulation, stabbing, war crime, childhood, winter, loss of sibling ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 40s, 1950s, 1940s ...
Place: europe, russia, paris france, lithuania, france ...
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Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Los Angeles private eye Philip Marlowe is hired by paroled convict Moose Malloy to find his girlfriend Velma, former seedy nightclub dancer.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, femme fatale, private detective, neo noir, mystery, deadly, uncover truth, who done it, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1941
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 154 min.
Story: 1492: Conquest of Paradise depicts Christopher Columbus’ discovery of The New World and his effect on the indigenous people.
Style: serious, exciting, atmospheric, realistic, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, adventure, military, against the odds, state affairs, royal family, danger, obsessive quest, rebelliousness, native americans, father son relationship, tribe ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, 1500s, renaissance, year 1941
Place: spain, europe, caribbean, west indies, bahamas ...
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A Hidden Life (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II and is executed by them in 1943. Opening at Jägerstätter’s home in Austria’s countryside, the film follows Franz and his wife, Fani, ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, captivating, based on true events
Plot: clergy, courtroom, nazi germany, love, treason, husband wife relationship, arrest, lawyer, torture, prison, prisoner, trial ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1942, year 1941, year 1939
Place: austria, berlin germany
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Captain America (1966)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Story: In 1941, Steve Rogers is the test subject of the top secret Operation: Rebirth. The experiment is a complete success with Steve Rogers' physiognomy suddenly raised to the maximum human potential. Unfortunately, at that triumph, the lead ...
Plot: superhero, fish out of water, world war two, mask, shield, superhero team, super soldier, experiment, super villain, assassination, masked man, nazi ...
Time: year 1941, 1960s, 1940s, 20th century
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The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Major league baseball player, Moe Berg, lives a double life working for the Office of Strategic Services.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, sentimental
Plot: spy, baseball, espionage, closeted homosexual, baseball player, checkpoint, military police, explosion, battlefield, locker room, military training, society ...
Time: year 1941
Place: usa, italy, zurich switzerland
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Red Cherry (1995)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this horrifying tale follows two orphaned friends as they struggle to survive during World War II.
Style: gloomy, touching, serious, saga, bleak ...
Plot: coming of age, summer camp, orphan, monastery, school, soldier, kids in trouble, boarding school life, youth, military, against humanity, war ...
Time: 40s, year 1941, 1940s
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
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The Magus (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A teacher on a Greek island becomes involved in bizarre mind-games with the island's magus (magician) and a beautiful young woman.
Style: serious, psychological, mind bending, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: island, mind game, tarot cards, greek island, mystery, redemption, mental illness, danger, teachers and students, riddles and clues, chase, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, 1910s, year 1943
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Celebration (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Blockade Leningrad, December 31. In the country house of the Resurrection, living "in a special situation," six people and a chicken gather, who no one can cook. Previously, the cook was engaged in this, but the Voskresenskys were taken ...
Plot: black market, off screen murder, liar, happy ending, statue, compulsive liar, plan gone wrong, diner, false identity, murder, reunion, playing piano ...
Time: year 1941
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Railroad Tigers (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A railroad worker in China in 1941 leads a team of freedom fighters against the Japanese in order to get food for the poor.
Plot: sino japanese war, combat, japanese occupation, railway, train, train crash, world war two
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: china
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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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Train of Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium, Netherlands, Israel, Romania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1941, the inhabitants of a small Jewish village in Central Europe organize a fake deportation train so that they can escape the Nazis and flee to Palestine.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: holocaust, deportation, train, village, forgery, bittersweet, coming out, optimism, friendship, gender, sexual content, anti semitism ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: eastern europe, europe, palestine, germany, poland
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
Style: factual, captivating, sentimental, psychological
Plot: polyamory, bdsm, lesbian, lgbt, psychologist, justice, seduction, friendship, bisexual, porn, submission, typewriter ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1941, year 1972, year 1985 ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, harvard university
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The Stars Are the Eyes of Warriors (1972)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a warrior dies, a star is born, a company of us die when born to a group of stars. Small children are fascinated by ancient legends and stories of old people, people replace their signature ready to be shot and put yourself in front of the ...
Style: epic
Plot: peasant, mountain, execution, german, fight, teacher, stars, fear, world war two, snow, eyes, gypsy ...
Time: year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
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Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The behind the scenes story of the life of A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son Christopher Robin.
Style: factual, melancholic, thought provoking, cynical
Plot: husband wife relationship, father son relationship, fame, children's book, childhood, maggot, marital problem, playwright, nanny, game playing, little boy, toy ...
Time: post world war one, year 1941
Place: england
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Low Tide (1969)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A remote village in Serbia in 1941. Through the fate of rural residents and the destiny of a partisan detachment reflected is the horror and absurdity of war in Serbia during World War II. On one hand, ordinary people and partisans; the Germans and ...
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, comrade, combat, river, german, explosion, fight, village, cave, cold the temperature, world war two, fear ...
Time: year 1944, year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia
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Cantinflas (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mike Todd is a Broadway producer struggling to produce the film. Around the World in 80 Days. In Mexico, Mario Moreno, a young entertainer is struggling to get some respect, and he manages to become a star. A twist of faith makes them partners. ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: filmmaking, mexican, rise to the top, rising to stardom, ambition, hollywood, performer's life, artists and showbiz, showbiz, actor's life, cafe, microphone ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 50s, 40s, year 1966 ...
Place: usa, mexico, mexico city
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From Here to Eternity (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: From Here to Eternity was short-lived dramatic television series that aired in 1980. It was a spinoff of the successful 1979 miniseries of the same title. The series featured most of the cast members from the original miniseries, including William ...
Plot: u.s. army, dysfunctional marriage, bombing, gay subtext, infidelity, love triangle
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: pearl harbor
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The Happy Valley (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1940 Kenya as their country prepares for war, the local aristocratic social set lives a decadent, self-indulgent lifestyle, that leads to murder. The same events were also dramatised in the feature film White Mischief, which was released seven ...
Plot: corporal punishment, caning, 15 year old, record player, teacher, crying, horse riding, blood, horse, marital infidelity, cruelty, racial slur ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: kenya, africa
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The Escape (1987)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The tragic story of a group of prisoners, ordinary people, were detained in the camp at Lager in Naise at the beginning of WWII, after that mighty torture and abuse by the Germans, will try escape from the camp. A few succeeded.
Plot: concentration camp, nazi, partisan, ss, death, death of father, murder, torture, escape, jewish, son, night ...
Time: year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
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