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 realistic, serious, dramatic, captivating, intense and interesting films and TV shows about / with cigarette smoking, photograph, friendship, husband wife relationship, rain, storytelling, death, fear, mother daughter relationship and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1966: First Man (2018), Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993), The Post (2017), Blade Runner 2049 (2017), Cantinflas (2014), Certain Women (2016), Warning Shot (1967), United Red Army (2007), LBJ: The Early Years (1987), Love, Mary (1985).

List of year 1966 movies

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: captivating, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, sexual abuse, danger, crime, rape, missing person, uncover truth, journalist, partners, search, abuse, unlikely relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1966, 1960s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
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 7.4
 92K
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: based on true events, suspense
Plot: moon landing, moon, astronaut, nasa, space mission, space travel, death of daughter, historical event, engineer, test pilot, cancer, wife ...
Time: 1960s, year 1964, year 1968, year 1962, year 1965 ...
Place: houston texas, florida
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Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This film is a glimpse into the life, love and the unconquerable spirit of the legendary Bruce Lee. From a childhod of rigorous martial arts training, Lee realizes his dream of opening his own kung-fu school in America. Before long, he is discovered ...
Style: touching, serious, uplifting, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, training, filmmaking, american dream, rising to stardom, hopes, bruce lee, rivalry, society, hollywood, actor's life, kung fu ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: hong kong, california, asia, los angeles, usa ...
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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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Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Canada
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, ...
Style: tech noir, melancholic, futuristic, bleak, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, bounty hunter, genetics, investigation, violence, police detective, dark future, genetic engineering, neo noir, mission, inventor ...
Time: future, 2040s, near future, year 1966
Place: las vegas, los angeles, california, san diego california
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 6.6
 3K
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: mexican, filmmaking, hollywood, actor's life, rise to the top, rising to stardom, showbiz, ambition, artists and showbiz, performer's life, russian, photographer ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 50s, year 1940 ...
Place: usa, mexico city, mexico
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 6.3
 10K
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.
Plot: lesbian interest, loneliness, affair, flirting, dysfunctional relationship, washing dishes, mail, looking in a window, hay, stable, soup, knocking on a door ...
Time: year 1966, 2010s, year 1975, year 1959, year 1918
Place: montana
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 6.8
 501
Warning Shot (1967)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pounded by the press for shooting a doctor, an ousted Los Angeles policeman (David Janssen) works his own case.
Plot: private detective, funeral, neighbor, doctor, nurse, dog, heroin, shooting, self defense, smuggling, media, gas leak ...
Time: year 1966, 1960s
Place: los angeles, mexico
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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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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: serious, realistic, sincere, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: politics, head of state, rise to the top, usa president, ambition, state affairs, campaign, media, kennedy family, political, democrat, political candidate ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, year 1964 ...
Place: texas, usa, america
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 7.4
 77
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, reading aloud, classroom, stolen car, girl with glasses, belief in hell, belief in god, teenage girl, police, police car, reading ...
Time: 1960s, year 1984, year 1966
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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Stomp! Shout! Scream! (2005)
Genre: Music, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Theodora, Jody and Carol, collectively The Violas, are on tour when their van breaks down in a small southern beach town. The local police are investigating a mass of mysterious debris on the beach and the disappearance of a little girl's ...
Plot: beach party, bigfoot
Time: year 1966, 1960s
Place: georgia
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Born to Be Blue (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jazz legend Chet Baker finds love and redemption when he stars in a movie about his own troubled life to mount a comeback.
Plot: jazz, historical figure, farmhouse, boxer shorts, ex husband ex wife relationship, tunnel, mirror, piano, interracial romance, spider, drug addiction, actress ...
Time: year 1966, year 1954, 1960s
Place: california, oklahoma, manhattan new york city
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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: emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: politics, society, dishonesty, political corruption, pianist, photographer, police brutality, protest, museum, psychiatrist, letter, interrogation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s ...
Place: italy, lebanon, europe, sweden, denmark ...
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The Child I Never Was (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer dispassionately discusses the nuts and bolts of his grisly avocation, as well as the youthful traumas which helped to mold him into a psychopath, in this disturbing independent drama from Germany, based on the true story of of ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, juvenile delinquency, crime, murderous pair, child abuse, serial killer, sexual abuse, teenage life, crimes, deadly, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962, year 1976, year 1966
Place: germany, europe
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Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unforgettable friendship between three people: an English teacher who travels to Almería when he hears that John Lennon is making a film there, a 16-year-old boy who has run away from home and a young girl who also seems to be running away from ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: on the road, english teacher, hitchhiking, on the run, coming of age, hitchhiker, the beatles, introspection, teenage life, escapades, youth, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1966
Place: spain, europe
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: world cup, working class, sitcom, wartime life, family life, society, family relations, eccentric family, racism, misfit, couples, world war two ...
Time: 40s, year 1966, 1930s, 1960s, 1940s ...
Place: europe, london
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See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, rough
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, police investigation, crime, investigation, mind game, violence spree, mystery, courtroom drama, death row, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1965, year 1963, year 1964 ...
Place: england, europe, northern england, manchester england, 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, guitar, swimming, song, singer, friendship
Time: year 1966
Place: spain, italy
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An Adventure in Space and Time (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 90 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: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: director, producer, actor, tv show, artists and showbiz, time travel, media, cultural icon, backstage, actress, success, doctor who ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1966, year 1963 ...
Place: england, london
Is relevant ?
 8.3
 23K
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, compassionate, emotional ...
Plot: against the odds, autism, human spirit, female protagonist, scientist, mother daughter relationship, disability, ambition, panic attack, genius, inventions and discoveries, mentally challenged ...
Time: 20th century, year 1975, year 1962, year 1981, year 1970 ...
Place: new hampshire, usa, boston, arizona, harvard university
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Made in Dagenham (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Style: clever, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: discrimination, working class, sewing machine, factory, injustice, idealism, gender, protest, feminism, workplace, rebellion, human spirit ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1966, year 1970 ...
Place: england, europe, michigan, london
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 6.9
 60K
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: tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: secret agents, mossad, spy, secret agent, syringe, beach, elderly, escape, nazism, haunted by the past, righting the wronged, moral dilemma ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 1960s, year 1966 ...
Place: israel, germany, europe, middle east, east germany ...
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 7.0
 5K
Three Times (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Taiwan
Duration: 139 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: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: brothel, motorcycle, soldier, longing, love affair, social differences, romance, illegal prostitution, silent film, anthology, tragic love, wartime life ...
Time: 1910s, 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 2005 ...
Place: taiwan, shanghai china, taipei, shanghai
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 7.3
 143K
Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Switzerland, 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, serious, feel good, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, criminal, nuclear missile, sabotage, crime fighter, galaxy, north pole, adventure, megalomaniac, newspaper ...
Time: year 1978, 1960s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1966
Place: midwest, new york, 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, touching, clever, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: human spirit, prison, freedom, prison life, false accusation, life sentence, confined, hopes, survival, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, wrongful imprisonment ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, maine, mexico
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 211K
The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
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: bleak, psychological, emotional, melancholic, compassionate ...
Plot: sexual relations, older woman younger man relationship, sexuality, age difference, unlikely couple, trial, first love, guilt, female prisoner, secret, law student, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1990s, year 1995 ...
Place: germany, europe, israel, hamburg germany, berlin germany ...
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 7.4
 3K
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
Plot: white house, vietnam war, political corruption, head of state, assassination attempt, war, idealism, political unrest, battles, campaign, politics, society ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968, year 1966, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, texas, saigon, pentagon
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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, suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak, serious ...
Plot: rape, investigation, sexual abuse, hacker, journalist, mystery, crime, age difference, suspect, island, bondage, blow job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1949, year 1958, year 1954 ...
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden, australia
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 39K
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: serious, captivating, emotional, uplifting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: athlete and trainer, basketball, racism, underdog, college, coach, racial slur, teamwork, marriage, sport, contests and competitions, racial segregation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1966
Place: texas, usa, campus, seattle washington, indiana ...
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