Summer of love movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant summer of love movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, weird, cult film, captivating and melancholic films and TV shows about / with summer of love, hippie, runaway, police officer, dialogue, friends, drugs, coming of age, nudity (full frontal - brief) and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres shot in USA, Finland, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as summer of love: Wolves at the Door (2016), Riot on Sunset Strip (1967), The '60s (1999), The Doors (1991), My Best Summer (2019), Taking Woodstock (2009), August Fools (2013), Petulia (1968), That Special Summer (2007), Steal This Movie (2000).

List of summer of love movies

Wolves at the Door (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Four friends gather at an elegant home during the Summer of Love, 1969. Unbeknownst to them, deadly visitors are waiting outside. What begins as a simple farewell party turns to a night of primal terror as the intruders stalk and torment the four, ...
Style: slasher, suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, attack, killing spree, cult, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mercilessness, group of friends, murder, woman in danger, police officer ...
Time: 60s, year 1969
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Riot on Sunset Strip (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police captain (Aldo Ray) is caught between businesses operating on the Los Angeles Sunset Strip who don't like the punks hanging out, and his belief in allowing the kids their rights. But when his daughter (Mimsy Farmer) gets involved with ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: hippie, lsd, summer of love, counterculture, juvenile delinquent, gang rape, riot, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, life is a bitch, vengeance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.9
 3K
The '60s (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: The Herlihys are a working class family from Chicago whose three children take wildly divergent paths: Brian joins the Marines right out of High School and goes to Vietnam..
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sentimental, sincere
Plot: vietnam war, drug abuse, civil rights, protest, politician, rock music, summer of love, culture clash, fighting the system, coming of age, anti war protest, pregnancy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: woodstock, vietnam, san francisco, los angeles, usa ...
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 7.2
 94K
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: sexy, factual, psychedelic, realistic, serious ...
Plot: rock and roll, music band, drug addiction, addiction, drug abuse, music, musician, drugs, hippie, lsd, rock, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1949, year 1965 ...
Place: california, paris france, usa, britain, new york ...
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 6.0
 263
My Best Summer (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Geng Geng had been an ordinary girl before her entry to the best high school in the province by chance. She doesn't like her life there until she meets Yu Huai, her seatmate - their names make up the word "Geng geng yu huai", meaning ...
Style: captivating, touching, serious, sincere, romantic
Plot: friendship, first love, teenage love, fall in love, young love, love, youth, male female friendship, friendship between teens, classmate, school, high school life ...
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Taking Woodstock (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of Elliot Tiber and his family, who inadvertently played a pivotal role in making the famed Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the happening that it was. When Elliot hears that a neighboring town has pulled the permit on a hippie music ...
Style: feel good, stylized, light, realistic, factual ...
Plot: hippie, music festival, gay, drugs, music, eccentricity, family business, free spirited, lifestyle, fish out of water, abstract art, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: woodstock, new jersey, israel, brooklyn new york city, new york ...
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 5.8
 279
August Fools (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, Norway, Czech Republic
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An comedy set in 1960s Helsinki. The story revolves around Elsa, a resolute hatmaker who is in complete control of her life. Besides running her shop, she sometimes doubles as a fortune teller. When Jan, a Czechoslovakian jazz musician and ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, exciting, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: cold war, missing person, love, musician, demonstration, capitalism, youth culture, political activism, socialism, hotel, jazz, helsinki, finland ...
Time: 60s, year 1962
Place: helsinki finland, czechoslovakia, finland, prague
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The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour is an American comedy and variety show hosted by the Smothers Brothers and initially airing on CBS from 1967 to 1969.
Style: parody
Plot: variety show, summer of love, joke, topical humor, politics, pop culture, guest, political satire, musician, stand up comedian, social satire, celebrity ...
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 6.9
 3K
Petulia (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An unhappily married socialite finds solace in the company of a recently divorced doctor.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, witty, emotional ...
Plot: midlife crisis, socialite, divorce, infidelity, age difference, older man younger woman relationship, girl, mental disorder, parallel universe, relationships, affair, doctor ...
Time: 60s, year 1968
Place: san francisco, usa, california, tijuana mexico, america ...
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That Special Summer (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The year is 1984. It's summer, and the rebellious 12-year-old girl Kid wants to stay in Gothenburg, but her mother has other plans. Kid discovers that summer vacation in Finland isn't as bad as first feared. In a few hot weeks she ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: summer vacation, teenage girl, teenage sexuality, coming of age, teenager, sexual awakening, father daughter relationship, teenage love, teenage life, couple relations, teen romance, relationships ...
Time: year 1984, 80s
Place: sweden, finland
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Steal This Movie (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Five years after Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman goes underground to avoid a drug-related prison sentence, he contacts a reporter to get out the story of the FBI's covert spying, harassment and inciting of violence they then blame on the Left.
Style: melancholic, talky, stylized, serious, captivating ...
Plot: politics, fighting the system, justice, depression, mental illness, revolution, injustice, conspiracy theory, on the run, drug abuse, environmentalism, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, year 1968
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois, woodstock, pentagon ...
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 4.9
 1K
Far Out Man (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An aging hippie sets out on a trip across America to find his family.
Style: funny, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: weed, hippie, road trip, rocker, on the road, silly humor, rock, self discovery, fish out of water, partners, artists and showbiz, media ...
Time: 90s, 60s
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Wild in the Streets (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Max Flatow is a precocious, social miscreant who has a way with home-made explosives. When he tires of these, he runs away from home only to emerge seven years later as Max Frost, the world's most popular entertainer. When Congressman John ...
Style: psychological, suspense, realistic, semi serious, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hippie, lsd, counterculture, politics, satire, juvenile delinquent, congress, attorney, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, singer, blonde, organist ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles
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 5.6
 1K
Hendrix (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Biography of rock star Jimi Hendrix chronicles his early career, including a stint with Little Richard who fired him for getting too flamboyant, to his tragic failure.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, gloomy
Plot: musician's life, rising to stardom, ambition, prodigy, music band, tragic hero, rise and fall, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, drug abuse, overdose, hotshot hero ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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 6.0
 5K
The Trip (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Paul Groves, a television commercial director, is in the midst of a personality crisis. His wife Sally has left him and he seeks the help of his friend John, a self-styled guru who's an advocate of LSD. Paul asks John to be the guide on his ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, surreal, psychedelic, non-linear ...
Plot: lsd, drugs, hallucination, hippie, drug abuse, self discovery, drug addiction, estrangement, unfulfillment, midlife crisis, psychedelia, exploitation ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: tokyo, california
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Something Weird (1967)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An accident victim makes a deal with a particularly hideous witch, in which he receives extraordinary ESP powers. He uses these powers to help the police solve crimes.
Style: surreal, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, witch, martial arts, murder, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, who done it, small town, uncover truth, mysterious character, crimes, good versus evil ...
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 7.5
 224K
Sleepers (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes.
Style: disturbing, sadistic, suspenseful, harsh, suspense ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: child abuse, childhood, vengeance, courtroom drama, lawyer, rape, sexual abuse, haunted by the past, pedophilia, friendship, pedophile, juvenile prison ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city, new york yankees
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 5.9
 3K
Psych-Out (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jenny, a deaf runaway who has just arrived in San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district to find her long-lost brother, a mysterious bearded sculptor known around town as The Seeker. She falls in with a psychedelic band, Mumblin' Jim, whose ...
Style: sad, surreal, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: hippie, deaf, drugs, counterculture, lsd, mental disorder, rock and roll, biker, fish out of water, missing person, friends, mute or deaf ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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More American Graffiti (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late '60s.
Style: sexy, satirical, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: cheerleading, vietnam war, marijuana, hippie, bittersweet, coming of age, drag racing, lone hero, depression, dreams, mad scientist, race ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1964, year 1965 ...
Place: san francisco, vietnam, california, usa, hawaii
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 6.4
 6K
Head (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Monkees are tossed about in a psychedelic, surrealist, plotless, circular bit of fun fluff.
Style: psychedelic, surreal, humorous, parody, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: surrealism, rock and roll, music, marijuana, desert, vietnam war, anti war, lsd, counterculture, trippy, hippie, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, california
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 7.5
 38K
Hair (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, War
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: "Hair" is a 1979 musical war comedy-drama film adaptation of the 1968 Broadway musical "Hair: An American Tribal Love-Rock Musical" about a Vietnam War draftee, Claude, who meets and befriends a tribe of long-haired hippies on ...
Style: thought provoking, stylized, talky, colourful, harsh ...
Plot: hippie, counterculture, anti war, music, vietnam war, dancing, rock and roll, female nudity, commune, male nudity, drugs, lsd ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: oklahoma, vietnam, new york, manchester, nevada ...
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Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When diabolical genius, Dr. Evil travels back in time to steal superspy Austin Powers's ‘mojo’, Austin must return to the swingin' '60s himself – with the help of American agent, Felicity Shagwell – to stop the dastardly plan. ...
Style: parody, absurd, funny, satirical, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night
Plot: spy, time travel, cloning, secret agents, save the world, clones, james bond spoof, race against time, good versus evil, time machine, heroic mission, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 20th century, year 1999, year 1969 ...
Place: london, seattle, washington d.c., big ben london
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 5.7
 4K
1969 (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two rebellious youths, Ralph and Scott, find themselves struggling with adulthood as the Vietnam War rages. Feeling trapped in their small town, Scott battles with his conservative veteran father, Cliff, and Ralph deals with his desperately sexual ...
Style: realistic, buddy movie, reflective, melancholic, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: vietnam war, anti war, prejudice, death, drug use, death of father, nudity (full frontal - brief), small town, fight, male nudity, coming of age, college ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969, 70s
Place: vietnam, san francisco, usa, maine, texas ...
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Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In is an American sketch comedy television program that ran for 140 episodes from January 22, 1968, to March 12, 1973, on the NBC television network. It was hosted by comedians Dan Rowan and Dick Martin and featured, ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: satire, joke, comedian, goofy hero, odd couple, disorder, silly humor, dancer, social satire, controversy, monologue, surrealism ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Girl, Interrupted (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Set in the changing world of the late 1960s, Susanna Kaysen's prescribed "short rest" from a psychiatrist she had met only once becomes a strange, unknown journey into Alice's Wonderland, where she struggles with the thin line ...
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, thought provoking, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: mental illness, coming of age, suicide, female protagonist, suicide attempt, psychiatrist, insanity, psychiatric ward, psychology, friendship, borderline personality disorder, mental institution ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, farce, dumb, spy spoof, james bond spoof, espionage, secret agents, culture clash, adventure, secret service, sarcasm ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1997
Place: london, usa, las vegas
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Martino's Summer (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: L’estate di Martino is a modern day fairy tale that softens the shades and darkness surrounding the mysteries tied to tragic events that happened in the summer of 1980: the Ustica tragedy on June 27th, and the bomb attack at the station of Bologna ...
Style: sexy, unusual plot structure, light, disturbing, sentimental ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: coming of age, surfing, infidelity, teenager, seduction, u.s. military, cheating girlfriend, couples, couple relations, love and romance, youth, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
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Not Fade Away (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Set in suburban New Jersey in the 1960s, a group of friends form a rock band and try to make it big.
Style: sincere, captivating, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: music band, rivalry, follow your dream, desire for fame, lifestyle, ambition, friendship, rebelliousness, social relations, ego clash, buddies, youth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1963
Place: new jersey, usa, los angeles, california, pacific ocean
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