Typewriter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant typewriter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic, talky, psychological and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with typewriter, writers, flashback, nudity (full frontal - brief), life philosophy, drinking alcohol, husband wife relationship, female nudity, death and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
typewriter movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as typewriter: Populaire (2012), Violet Evergarden (2018), Becoming Astrid (2018), Martin Eden (2019), The Shining (1980), Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018), Lily in Love (1984), Revenge of the Dead (1983), The Magic of Belle Isle (2012), By the Sea (2015).

List of typewriter movies

Populaire (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Set in 1958, Populaire focuses on Rose Pamphyle, who lives with her widowed father and is destined to marry a son of the local mechanic. Rose travels out of town and applies for a secretarial job with an insurance agency run by Louis Échard. Louis ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: boss and employee, fall in love, receptionist, employer employee relationship, ambition, love and romance, workplace, secretary, romance, contests and competitions, competition, workplace romance ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1958, year 1959, 1920s
Place: france, paris france, normandy, new york
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Violet Evergarden (2018)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The war is over, and Violet Evergarden needs a job. Scarred and emotionless, she takes a job as a letter writer to understand herself and her past.
Style: touching, melancholic, reflective, serious, harsh ...
Plot: love, loss of loved one, female protagonist, war, letter, weapons, slice of life, travel, orphan, self fulfillment, post war, romance ...
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The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
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: world war two, writers, letter, nazi occupation, marriage proposal, german occupation, fiance fiancee relationship, female writer, friendship, strong female character, german soldier, love ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, post world war two, year 1946
Place: london
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Becoming Astrid (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When Astrid Lindgren was very young something happened that affected her profoundly, and this combination of both miracle and calamity came to shape her entire life. It was an event that transformed her into one of the most inspiring women of our ...
Style: touching, romantic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: teenage sex, teenage pregnancy, pregnancy, love affair, older man younger woman relationship, newspaper, baby, marriage proposal, female protagonist, female nudity, pregnant teenager, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, 80s, 1920s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, denmark, eastern europe, copenhagen ...
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Martin Eden (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The tale of an individualist proletarian in a time marked by the rise of mass political movements. In early 20th-century Italy, illiterate sailor Martin Eden seeks fame as a writer while torn between the love of a bourgeois girl and allegiance to ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, sentimental, sweet ...
Plot: love at first sight, class struggle, individualism, love and romance, rags to riches, social differences, love affair, secret love, couples, young lovers, love triangle, follow your dream ...
Time: 70s
Place: naples italy
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The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: isolation, insanity, evil, ghost, supernatural, psychopath, hotel, nervous breakdown, psychic, a vision, caretaker, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1920s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado, montana, oregon ...
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Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When bestselling celebrity biographer Lee Israel is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack.
Style: tragicomedy, melancholic, social, sad
Plot: forgery, female protagonist, pets, letter, deception, court, friendship, fired from the job, female writer, accomplice, criminal, money problems ...
Time: year 1991, year 2014, year 1939, year 1994
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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Lily in Love (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Insulted when his screenwriter wife writes a leading role for a younger man, aging Broadway idol Fitz Wynn disguises himself as a handsome young Italian.
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: showbiz, writers, producer, fame, friendship, hotel, stage fright, love, deception, casting, couples, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: hungary, budapest, europe, new york, manhattan new york city
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Revenge of the Dead (1983)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Stefano, a young journalist, buys a used typewriter and notices that some text is still readable on the ribbon. He manages to reconstruct the story of a scientist, Paolo Zeder, who, in the 1950s, discovered that some types of terrain have the power ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: archaeologist, zombie, supernatural, writers, conspiracy, reincarnation, anniversary, obsession, experiment gone awry, afterlife, vengeance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 80s
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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, psychological, sentimental, captivating, banned
Plot: polyamory, bdsm, lesbian, lgbt, bisexual, psychologist, superheroine, lesbianism, polygamy, justice, seduction, harvard ...
Time: 1940s, year 1985, year 1940, year 1945, year 1941 ...
Place: ancient greece, greenwich village manhattan new york city, england, louisiana, france ...
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Violet Evergarden: Eternity and the Auto Memory Doll (2019)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Isabella, the daughter of the noble York family, is enrolled in an all-girls academy to be groomed into a dame worthy of nobility. However, she has given up on her future, seeing the prestigious school as nothing more than a prison from the outside ...
Style: melancholic, compassionate, sincere, serious, stylized ...
Plot: working life, post war, slice of life, cyborgs, female protagonist, steampunk, letter, war veteran, sister sister relationship, master servant relationship, female friendship, girls' school ...
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The Magic of Belle Isle (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In an effort to tap into his original talent, a wheelchair-bound author moves to a rural town, where he befriends a single mother and her three kids, who help reignite his passion for writing.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, writer's life, alcohol abuse, family relations, vacation, single parent, redemption, hopes, disability, misfit, artists and showbiz, birthday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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By the Sea (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Malta, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set in France during the mid-1970s, Vanessa, a former dancer, and her husband Roland, an American writer, travel the country together. They seem to be growing apart, but when they linger in one quiet, seaside town they begin to draw close to some of ...
Style: psychological, melancholic, artsy, depressing, scenic
Plot: husband wife relationship, hotel, unhappiness, self pity, manuscript, travel, voyeurism, depression, marriage, lie, restaurant, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s
Place: france
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On the Road (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, UK, Mexico, Canada, Argentina
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Dean and Sal are the portrait of the Beat Generation. Their search for "It" results in a fast paced, energetic roller coaster ride with highs and lows throughout the U.S.
Style: road movie, sexy, atmospheric, inspirational, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, friendship, road trip, writers, post war, hitchhiker, marijuana, drugs, self discovery, lifestyle, threesome, adventure ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, post world war two, year 1950, 50s ...
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey, colorado, louisiana ...
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The World According to Garp (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Based on the John Irving novel, this film chronicles the life of T S Garp, and his mother, Jenny. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all ...
Style: touching, humorous, clever, captivating, tragicomedy ...
Plot: writers, coming of age, family relations, love, wrestler, wrestling, writer's life, impregnation, gender, artists and showbiz, single parent, men hatred ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
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Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Semi-biographical film based on the experiences of gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson.
Style: humorous, talky, road movie, captivating, light ...
Plot: gonzo, journalism, hitchhiker, drug use, presidential election, drug abuse, buddies, media, disorder, on the road, courtroom, lawyer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, year 1968, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, san francisco, las vegas
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Tales of Ordinary Madness (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Poet/lecturer Charles Serking awakens from his alcoholic haze long enough to take a bus back to L.A. and plunge into an orgy of drink and sexual depravity.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: arrest, alcoholic, masochism, pimp, surrealism, beach, poet, ex husband ex wife relationship, prostitute, drug abuse, teenage life, bartender ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Secretary (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young woman, recently released from a mental hospital, gets a job as a secretary to a demanding lawyer, where their employer-employee relationship turns into a sexual, sadomasochistic one.
Style: sexy, erotic, psychological, sexual, disturbing ...
Plot: s&m, bdsm, sexual perversion, workplace romance, sexual relations, secretary, boss and employee, fetish, masochism, sexual sadism, obsession, submission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Silent Souls (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Present days. A man and his companion go on a journey to cremate the dead body of the former beloved wife, on a riverbank in the area where they spent their honeymoon.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, realistic, melancholic, serious ...
Plot: introspection, love triangle, photographer, husband wife relationship, river, corpse, tradition, travel, cultural difference, death of wife, life philosophy, memories ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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The End of Violence (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Mike Max is a Hollywood producer who became powerful and rich thanks to brutal and bloody action films. His ignored wife Paige is close to leaving him. Suddenly Mike is kidnapped by two bandits, but escapes and hides out with his Mexican ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, surreal, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, crimes, hitman, filmmaking, movie business, investigation, crumbling marriage, hollywood, rescue, on the run, kidnapping, violence ...
Time: 90s, year 1997, year 1996
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Ruby Sparks (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Calvin is a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with his writing – as well as his romantic life. Finally, he makes a breakthrough and creates a character named Ruby who inspires him. When Calvin ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, psychological, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: magic realism, dream, novelist, romance, bittersweet, loneliness, writer's block, family relations, imaginary character, career, success, postmodernism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
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My Salinger Year (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Ireland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A college grad takes a clerical job working for the literary agent of the renowned, reclusive writer J.D. Salinger.
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological
Plot: literary agent, aspiring writer, female writer, writers, writer's life, roommate, career, lifestyle, relationship vs career, grownups, life philosophy, new yorker ...
Time: 90s, year 1963, year 1988, year 1996, year 1965 ...
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
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The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: British reporters suspect an international cover-up of a global disaster in progress... and they're right. Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, end of the world, global warming, apocalypse, race against time, chaos, save the world, escapades, survival, worldwide chaos, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, future, 50s
Place: london, england, europe, russia, paris france ...
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Hysterical (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Frederic Lansing (Bill Hudson) is a writer who hopes to find inspiration while vacationing in Hellview, Oregon; however, the lighthouse in which he's staying is haunted by the ghost of Venetia (Julie Newmar), who had killed herself 100 years ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, investigation, supernatural, possession, lighthouse, haunted by the past, reincarnation, losing-it hero, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, zombie, death of lover ...
Time: 80s
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Coolie (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A wealthy, but evil man named Zafar Khan, has fallen in love a girl named Salma and wants to marry her, but she and her father do not let him. Zafar is arrested for various crimes and is imprisoned for 10 years, but when he is discharged, he sees ...
Style: realistic, serious, humorous
Plot: hospital, disaster, life turned upside down, forces of nature, looking for love, village life, village, vengeance, adoption, parents and children, catastrophe, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india
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Devils of Darkness (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A secret vampire cult, which has its headquarters beneath the town cemetery, searches for victims for its human sacrifice rituals.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: black magic, cult, vampire, satanism, librarian, gypsy, lightning, mascot, holiday horror, voodoo doll, lesbian relationship, lesbian subtext ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, france, united kingdom, brittany
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Year of the Gun (1991)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this thriller, American novelist David Raybourne (Andrew McCarthy) accidentally becomes entangled in the Red Brigade's terrorist plan to kidnap Italian Premier Aldo Moro during a research trip to Rome. As the terrorists attempt to kill ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: mistaken identity, politics, political intrigue, murder, kidnapping, culture clash, photojournalist, assassination, terrorism, journalism, terrorist, urban setting ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, venice
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The Way We Were (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
Style: serious, sentimental, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: politics, opposites attract, couples, love and romance, mccarthyism, romance, naval officer, radical, young lovers, couple relations, communist, adultery ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1933 ...
Place: new york, usa, california, malibu california, washington d.c. ...
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Mercury Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Renegade FBI agent Art Jeffries protects a nine-year-old autistic boy who has cracked the government's new "unbreakable" code.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids
Plot: autism, child in peril, secret service, fbi, gunfight, code, conspiracy, adult child friendship, assassin, undercover agent, murderer, bullying ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: bangkok thailand, chicago illinois, south dakota
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Black Magic Mansion (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An aging magician harboring a terrible occult secret and his daughter are taken hostage in their isolated mansion by teenage scumbags need- ing a place to hide out. When the captors refuse to listen to the magician's dire warning to release him ...
Style: slasher
Plot: old dark house, magic, cat, wound, magician, back from the dead, drugs, electrocution, murder, drowning, refrigerator, knife ...
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