Year 1966 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1966 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, suspense, interesting and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with storytelling, cigarette smoking, death, dialogue, mentor, violence, runaway, photograph, nudity (full frontal - brief) and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
year 1966
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year 1966 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1966: Ford v Ferrari (2019), Respect (2021), The Abandoned (2006), Never Look Away (2018), Elephant Song (2014), First Man (2018), The Post (2017), Certain Women (2016), Love, Mary (1985), The Best of Youth (2003).

List of year 1966 movies

 8.1
 378K
Ford v Ferrari (2019)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the ...
Style: inspirational, realistic, exciting, captivating, motivational
Plot: racecar driver, race, car, rise to the top, automobile racing, car race, talented, ambition, driver, auto mechanic, friendship, race car ...
Time: 60s, year 1966, year 1959
Place: france, italy
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 6.5
 14K
Respect (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.
Style: captivating, uplifting, touching, factual, inspirational ...
Plot: showbiz, blues, celebrity, pop singer, african american, musician's life, rising to stardom, fame, fight for justice, cult figure, righting the wronged, black history ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 50s, year 1952, year 1972 ...
Place: usa, detroit, paris france, amsterdam, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
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 5.5
 13K
The Abandoned (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A film producer who was adopted as a baby and sent to America, returns to her native Russia and the family farm. Once there, strange things begin to happen including the disappearance of her guide, the manifestation of ghosts (including her own!) ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural horror, ghost, supernatural, family relations, confined, mystery, woman in danger, survival, insanity, isolation, farm ...
Time: contemporary, year 1966, 60s
Place: russia, moscow russia, new jersey
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Never Look Away (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 189 min.
Story: Inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history, film tells the story of Kurt, a young art student who falls in love with fellow student, Ellie. Ellie’s father, Professor Seeband, a famous doctor, is dismayed at his daughter’s ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, sincere
Plot: painter, nazism, love, art gallery, father daughter relationship, ss, painting, manipulation, ex nazi, mental illness, childhood memory, pregnant woman ...
Time: year 1937, year 1956, year 1948, year 1951, 60s ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, east germany, german democratic republic ...
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Elephant Song (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A psychiatrist is drawn into a complex mind game when he questions a disturbed patient about the disappearance of a colleague.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mental institution, mind game, doctors and patients, dishonesty, uncover truth, missing person, investigation, power relations, psychiatrist, manipulation, mystery, homosexual love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1966
Place: usa, africa
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 7.3
 187K
First Man (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan, China
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, disturbing, factual, exciting, surprise ending ...
Plot: moon landing, space travel, space exploration, test pilot, space mission, astronaut, moon, nasa, human in outer space, husband wife relationship, compromise, loss of child ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, year 1966, year 1965, year 1967 ...
Place: usa, california, mojave desert, houston texas, florida
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 7.2
 150K
The Post (2017)
Genre: Drama
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: thought provoking, exciting, factual, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: cover up, journalism, newspaper reporter, vietnam war, expose, politics, lie, truth, journalist, jail, newspaper office, war violence ...
Time: 70s, year 1971, year 1965, year 1966, year 1949 ...
Place: washington d.c., vietnam, usa
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 6.4
 13K
Certain Women (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The lives of four women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.
Style: thought provoking, ironic, disturbing, captivating, feminist film
Plot: loneliness, ranch, flirting, female lawyer, dysfunctional relationship, marriage, lesbian interest, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, teacher, small town, old man ...
Time: year 1918, year 1959, 2010s, year 1966, year 1975
Place: montana
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 7.8
 98
Love, Mary (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A teen, who is always in trouble in school and has been sent to reform school, turns her life around when a counselor discovers she is dyslexic.
Plot: reform school, dyslexia, police, nurse, student, dormitory, belief in hell, belief in god, teenage girl, car accident, troubled teen, counselor ...
Time: year 1966, year 1984, 80s, 70s, 60s
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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The Best of Youth (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 366 min.
Story: Spanning four decades, from the chaotic 1960s to the present, director Marco Tullio Giordana's passionate epic 'La Meglio Gioventu' follows two Italian brothers through some of the most tumultuous events of recent Italian history.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: society, dishonesty, politics, musician, protest, police brutality, photographer, psychiatrist, political corruption, idealism, state affairs, couples ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, 90s ...
Place: italy, lebanon, europe, oxford university, rome italy ...
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Till Death Us Do Part (1968)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film version of 'Till Death Do Us Part' tells the story of Alf Garnett, his wife Else, and their newborn daughter Rita, living through the London Blitz and beyond.
Style: biting, cynical, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: working class, world war two, world cup, family relations, couples, society, misfit, eccentric family, wartime life, racism, family life, soccer ...
Time: 1940s, year 1968, 60s, 1930s, year 1939 ...
Place: europe, london
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See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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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: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, police investigation, mind game, death of child, mystery, rivalry, life is a bitch, investigation, violence spree, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, year 1964, year 1965, year 1966
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england, europe, manchester
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How Do I Love You? (1966)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Gigliola is a young and humble Neapolitan swimmer who will compete in a competition in Spain and finds herself falling for the fiance of her best friend. But when they come to visit her in Italy, she pretends to be rich, with the complicity of their ...
Plot: affair, friendship, swimming, singer, guitar, song
Time: year 1966
Place: spain, italy
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An Adventure in Space and Time (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 86 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: sincere, captivating, sentimental, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: success, producer, director, time travel, actor, backstage, cultural icon, artists and showbiz, tv show, media, television, mentor protege relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1964, year 1966, year 1965 ...
Place: england, london
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 8.2
 30K
Temple Grandin (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who has become one of top scientists in humane livestock handling.
Style: touching, sincere, inspirational, emotional, compassionate ...
Plot: autism, human spirit, against the odds, female protagonist, scientist, mother daughter relationship, disability, ambition, mentally challenged, panic attack, slaughterhouse, teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1951, 70s, 60s ...
Place: boston, new hampshire, usa, harvard university, arizona
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 6.8
 69K
The Debt (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Israel
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Rachel Singer is a former Mossad agent who tried to capture a notorious Nazi war criminal – the Surgeon of Birkenau – in a secret Israeli mission that ended with his death on the streets of East Berlin. Now, 30 years later, a man claiming to be ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: mossad, war criminal, secret agents, spy, righting the wronged, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, war crime, cold war, redemption, ex husband ex wife relationship, suicide ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 70s, year 1966 ...
Place: israel, middle east, germany, europe, ukraine ...
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 6.9
 6K
Three Times (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Taiwan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: There are three stories of women and men: in "A Time for Love" set in 1966, a soldier searches for a young woman he met one afternoon playing pool; "A Time for Freedom," set in a bordello in 1911, revolves around a singer's ...
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: longing, brothel, love affair, tragic love, social differences, fall in love, couples, romance, wartime life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 60s, 20th century, year 2005, 2000s ...
Place: tokyo, shanghai, taiwan, taipei
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 7.4
 174K
Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, double life, save the world, space and aliens, crime fighter, heroes, megalomaniac, secret identity, journalist, good versus evil, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1948, 50s, year 1966 ...
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, kansas ...
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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: captivating, clever, touching, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: prison, human spirit, prison escape, false accusation, freedom, hopes, prison life, powerful ending, life is a bitch, existentialism, justice, life sentence ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 60s, 50s, year 1957 ...
Place: usa, pacific ocean, maine, mexico
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 7.6
 244K
The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as ...
Style: melancholic, bleak, psychological, sexy, emotional ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, older woman younger man sex, first love, sexuality, sex with a minor, sexual relations, unlikely couple, older woman teenage boy sex, female prisoner, sex scene, older woman teenage boy relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 70s, 90s ...
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, west germany, israel ...
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 7.3
 4K
Path to War (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: From director John Frankenheimer ('The Manchurian Candidate') comes this powerful drama of soaring ambition and shattered dreams that takes a provocative insider's look at the way our country goes to war--as seen from inside the LBJ ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, political
Plot: vietnam war, political corruption, white house, politics, military, state affairs, campaign, heroes, head of state, assassination attempt, idealism, political unrest ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, year 1966
Place: vietnam, asia, pentagon, saigon, texas
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Norway
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for the magazine Millennium, loses a libel case brought by corrupt Swedish ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: rape, investigation, sexual abuse, perversion, hacker, journalist, unlikely relationship, uncover truth, amateur detective, peril, suspicion, age difference ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1950, year 1954, year 1958 ...
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe ...
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 7.2
 46K
Glory Road (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1966, Texas Western coach Don Haskins led the first all-black starting line-up for a college basketball team to the NCAA national championship.
Style: feel good, emotional, serious, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, kids
Plot: basketball, athlete and trainer, underdog, coach, racism, college, teamwork, racial slur, sport team, ambitious, against the odds, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1966
Place: texas, usa, el paso texas, seattle, indiana ...
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 158 min.
Story: This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, hacker, rape, strong female character, sexual abuse, uncover truth, serial killer, missing person, journalist, crimes, partners, sadist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 60s, 2010s, year 2011 ...
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe ...
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 6.2
 13K
Fritz the Cat (1972)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A hypocritical swinging college student cat raises hell in a satiric vision of various elements on the 1960's.
Style: disturbing, adult animation, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: satire, hippie, hallucinogenic drug, anthropomorphism, addiction, sexual abuse, cat, sexual freedom, sexual revolution, drug abuse, drug dealing, interracial relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1966, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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In the Mood for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other. More and more the two meet during their daily lives as they determine that they ...
Style: melancholic, atmospheric, art house, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: adultery, loneliness, love affair, newspaper, forbidden love, romance, infidelity, human nature, marriage, coincidence, neighbor, guilt ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1966
Place: hong kong, japan, singapore, asia, shanghai ...
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 7.2
 92K
The Doors (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The story of the famous and influential 1960's rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, factual, surreal ...
Plot: music band, singer, hallucination, drug abuse, lsd, rock and roll, fame, mentally unstable, nervous breakdown, party, hippie, musician ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1971, year 1969, year 1965 ...
Place: california, usa, new york, britain, venice beach california ...
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 6.8
 34K
Che: Part Two (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, France, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After the Cuban Revolution, Che is at the height of his fame and power. Then he disappears, re-emerging incognito in Bolivia, where he organizes a small group of Cuban comrades and Bolivian recruits to start the great Latin American Revolution. ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, sincere, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: revolution, communism, dictatorship, leadership, idealism, sacrifice, hopes, folk hero, state affairs, life is a bitch, heroes, downfall ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1967, year 1966
Place: bolivia, latin america, cuba, south america
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Casualties of War (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on Hill 192 in November, 1966.
Style: rough, disturbing, emotional, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, pow, war crime, soldier, rape, gang rape, atrocity, sexual abuse, anti war, crimes, military, military life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1974, 70s, year 1966
Place: vietnam, asia, california, san francisco
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 6.8
 248K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, sinister, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fear, murder, haunted house, supernatural, ghost, evil force, attic, paranormal activity, supernatural horror, family in danger, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1979, year 1986, year 2011 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, sacramento california, st. louis missouri
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