Year 1976 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1976 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful and bleak films and TV shows about / with violence, cigarette smoking, hospital, murder, death, telephone call, singing, husband wife relationship, blood and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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year 1976 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1976: 7 Days in Entebbe (2018), Vice (2018), Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), Knucklebones (2016), The Riot Club (2014), Man of Marble (1977), A Dry White Season (1989), The Garden (2017), God Told Me To (1976), Man on the Roof (1976).

List of year 1976 movies

7 Days in Entebbe (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Malta
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1976, four hijackers take over an Air France airplane with 248 passengers on board and force it to land in Entebbe, Uganda.
Style: suspense, rough, based on true events, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue mission, airplane hijack, palestinian, hostage situation, death threat, terrorism, politics, danger, violence, culture clash, negotiation, handgun ...
Time: year 1976
Place: uganda, israel, frankfurt germany, athens greece
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 7.2
 77K
Vice (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House ...
Plot: vice president, iraq war, september 11 2001, war on terror, alcohol, crying woman, attack, tv news, hit by a car, alcoholic, fight, u.s. president ...
Time: year 1978, year 2001, year 1968, 2010s, year 1976 ...
Place: washington d.c., united states, pentagon, cambodia, america ...
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, sexy, based on true events ...
Plot: singer, aids, rock band, fame, music band, gay, musician, rise to the top, lgbt, friendship between men, prodigy, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1976, year 1970, year 1982 ...
Place: england, britain, edinburgh scotland, munich germany, atlanta georgia ...
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 3.7
 756
Knucklebones (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of bored college students unleash a murderous demon while playing a dice game made from human knucklebones.
Plot: chainsaw, demon, amputation, carnival, slasher, game, dice, revenge, suicide, bone, bum, torn in half ...
Time: year 1976
Place: texas
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 6.0
 19K
The Riot Club (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: university, initiation, debauchery, student life, youth, college life, society, social relations, power relations, friends, friendship, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1976, 1700s, 1850s ...
Place: england, oxford university, europe, campus, london ...
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Man of Marble (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Man of Marble is a Polish film about a student making a film about a bricklayer who was once idolized. She interviews people who knew him and finds old footage that lead to an unfolding mystery that causes her producer to cancel the project.
Style: emotional, thought provoking, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: testimony, friendship, politics, pregnancy, idealism, eviction, working class, injustice, filmmaker, communism, journalism, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1976
Place: poland, europe, tokyo, japan, canada
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A Dry White Season (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Taking place during the 1976 Soweto uprising, the story follows a white school teacher whose life and values are threatened when he asks questions about the death of a young black boy who died in police custody.
Style: sincere, bleak, serious, clever, tense ...
Plot: racism, society, fighting the system, legal, crimes, legal action, life is a bitch, state affairs, interracial relations, injustice, rebellion, discrimination ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: south africa, africa, canada, england, new jersey ...
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 6.4
 130
The Garden (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the summer of 1976, a shared family yard becomes the setting, as the adults bicker over selling the garden and the kids are free to explore the mysterious neighboring lot. Then they hear about a girl that has disappeared...
Plot: nude sunbathing, female nudity, garden, brother sister relationship, cannibalism, 6 year old, summer house, wasp, sunburn, 8 year old, little boy, single mother ...
Time: year 1976
Place: bavaria
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God Told Me To (1976)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A New York detective investigates a series of murders committed by random New Yorkers who claim that "God told them to."
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, gloomy, offbeat ...
Plot: police investigation, mystery, psychopath, introspection, urban, deadly, law enforcement, crime, mysterious character, crimes, supernatural, cult ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, 80s
Place: usa, new york
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Man on the Roof (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A police officer is murdered with a bayonet while staying in hospital. The investigative team, lead by Martin Beck, soon discover that the man had frequently abused suspects as well as civilians but that any complaints had been ignored owing to the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, manhunt, hospital, danger, psychopath, police corruption, deadly, law enforcement, partners, master criminal, cliche ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
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Walking with the Enemy (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania, Hungary, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, emotional
Plot: holocaust, against humanity, war, life is a bitch, ghetto, hidden identity, defiant, dishonesty, danger, race against time, family relations, confined ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1993, year 1962, year 1975 ...
Place: hungary, europe, germany, russia, budapest ...
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Saint Laurent (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 1967-1976. As one of history's greatest fashion designers entered a decade of freedom, neither came out of it in one piece.
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, serious
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, gay, gender, couples, strong sexual content, couple relations, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, drugs/alcohol, rise to the top, ambition ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1971 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The American Friend (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, assassination, murder, terminal illness, cult, neo noir, forgery, leukemia, gangsters, vengeance, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: paris france, hamburg germany, west germany, texas, germany
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 6.3
 765
Funkytown (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in Montreal during the disco phenomenon some 35 years ago, Funkytown follows the life of a group of colorful characters. We follow their lives and tribulations as everyone converges on a regular basis at Montreal's hot disco spot: ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, based on true events
Plot: disco, politics, nightclub, addiction, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, love and romance, clubbing ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1972, year 1982 ...
Place: canada, montreal quebec, toronto ontario canada, montreal
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Arthur Hailey's The Moneychangers (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 320 min.
Story: This is the story of the happenings at a major bank.
Plot: bank, greed, power, armored car, competition, credit card, cancer, call girl, female doctor, theft, banking, prison ...
Time: year 1976
Place: bahamas
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 5.5
 36
H-Bomb (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Thailand, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The world's spy networks vie to get a stolen H bomb.
Plot: cia, cia agent, car chase, bomb, martial arts, espionage, nuclear weapon, train crash, thai, terrorist
Time: year 1976
Place: washington d.c., bangkok thailand, thailand
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 7.6
 613
The Hunters (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France
Duration: 168 min.
Story: During a hunting party on New Year's Eve 1976, five representatives of the bourgeoisie encounter with their companion the body of a partisan from the Civil War of the late forties. What they are most confused about is the fact that the corpse ...
Plot: execution, nightmare, actress, politician, hunter, punishment, frozen body, new year's eve, symbolism, world war two, businessman, political commentary ...
Time: year 1976
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 7.1
 135
Station (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A detective goes out of his way to crack the case of a serial killer who specialises in murdering police officers.
Plot: divorce, snow, shooting, train station, salute, suicide note, police officer, suicide, olympics
Time: year 1968, year 1976, year 1979
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 7.6
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The Calm (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man in his twenties leaves prison after a three-year sentence. He wants to start a new life in a place where he is not known and dreams only of a job, a wife and a family. He succeeds partially in fulfilling these dreams, but then runs into ...
Plot: ex convict, labor union, strike, shipyard, corruption, politics, bigger dreams, worker, construction worker
Time: year 1979, year 1976, year 1980, year 1977, year 1978
Place: poland
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Det mest f?rbjudna (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Freely adapted from the novel by Swedish writer Kerstin Thorvall.
Plot: female sexuality
Time: year 1959, year 1968, year 2005, year 1976
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 6.7
 386
Weirdos (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two Nova Scotian teens who hit the road in July 1976 accompanied by the laconic ghost of (the still-living) Andy Warhol.
Plot: childhood, journey, mental illness, father son relationship, mountie, homosexuality, high school teacher, coming out, teenager, beach party, homophobic slur, runaway ...
Time: year 1976
Place: nova scotia
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 5.1
 15K
31 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Five carnival workers are kidnapped and held hostage in an abandoned, Hell-like compound where they are forced to participate in a violent game, the goal of which is to survive twelve hours against a gang of sadistic clowns.
Style: satanic, psychotronic, rough, brutal
Plot: survival, game, maniac, sadism, killer clown, betting, halloween, mercilessness, brutality, trapped, held captive, fight to the death ...
Time: year 1976
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 8.1
 367K
Spotlight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys. Led by editor Walter "Robby" Robinson, reporters ...
Style: factual, psychological, talky, tense, emotional ...
Plot: conspiracy, journalism, pedophilia, catholicism, investigation, catholic church, child abuse, sex scandal, lawyer, twists & turns, victim, catholic ...
Time: year 1976, year 2001, year 2002
Place: boston, florida
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 6.6
 3K
Summertime (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1971, Carole and Delphine meet and fall in love in Paris. When Carole follows Delphine back to her family farm in Limousin, the two find lesbianism and feminism are not as easy in the countryside.
Plot: lesbian, mother daughter relationship, feminism, farm, lesbian relationship, sisterhood, lesbian interest, lgbt, love, fire, train, lesbian kiss ...
Time: year 1976, year 1971
Place: france, paris france
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The Executioner's Song (1982)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In this fact-based film, Gary Gilmore, an Indiana man who just finished serving a lengthy stay in prison, tries to start anew by moving to Utah. Before long, Gary begins an ill-advised romance with the troubled Nicole Baker, a teenage single mother. ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, death row, capital punishment, prison, courtroom drama, price of justice, legal, confined, crimes, crime, going straight, journalism ...
Time: year 1976
Place: utah, usa
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The Dead Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young man awakens from a six-year coma with the ability to see into peoples futures. This is the first two episodes of the television series.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, psychological
Plot: coma, serial killer, car accident, school teacher, precognition, who done it, anti heroes, crimes, changing the past or future, foreknowledge, mystery, misfit ...
Time: year 1976
Place: vietnam, maine
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Rhymes for Young Ghouls (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1976, a Mi'gMaq teenager plots revenge against the sadistic Indian agent who imprisoned her in a residential school where rape and abuse are common.
Style: realistic, tense, gloomy, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: life is a bitch, crimes, drugs/alcohol, vengeance, rivalry, teenage life, coming of age, juvenile delinquency, society, drug dealing, youth, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: usa
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 7.2
 1K
Stella (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 1977. Stella entre en sixième, dans un grand lycée parisien. Stella entre dans le monde... Un nouveau monde, à l'opposé de celui qu'elle connaît. Presque un miracle. Elle, elle vit dans un café, un café d'ouvrier, à la ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: coming of age, family relations, power relations, friends, misfit, society, social differences, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, teachers and students, parents and children, school ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: france, europe, paris france
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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: psychological, serious, bleak, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, pedophile, sexual abuse, child abuse, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, youth, life is a bitch, investigation, society, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1966, year 1962, year 1976
Place: germany, europe
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Christopher and His Kind (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1931 budding author Christopher Isherwood goes to Berlin at the invitation of his friend W. H. Auden for the gay sex that abounds in the city. Whilst working as an English teacher his housemates include bewigged old queen Gerald Hamilton and ...
Style: realistic, sexual, serious, sincere, based on memoir ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, cabaret, s&m, self discovery, gay, looking for sex, city life, state affairs, fascism, promiscuity, lifestyle, urban ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, year 1976, 1930s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, england, hamburg germany ...
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