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, suspense, based on true events, suspenseful and bleak films and TV shows about / with cigarette smoking, telephone call, husband wife relationship, violence, hospital, father son relationship, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), shooting and lawyer plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Action genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
year 1976
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year 1976 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1976: 7 Days in Entebbe (2018), England Is Mine (2017), 15 Minutes of War (2019), Call Girl (2012), The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015), 32 Malasana Street (2020), Vice (2018), Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), Knucklebones (2016), The Riot Club (2014).

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: airplane hijack, rescue mission, terrorist, death threat, terrorism, politics, violence, gun, danger, hostage situation, palestinian, terrorist group ...
Time: year 1976, 70s
Place: israel, uganda, jerusalem, frankfurt germany, athens greece
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England Is Mine (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A portrait of Steven Patrick Morrissey and his early life in 1970s Manchester before he went on to become lead singer of seminal 1980s band The Smiths.
Style: inspirational, realistic, captivating, factual
Plot: rock band, musician, singer, depression, concert, musician's life, music, love triangle, drugs, head butt, beer, nightclub ...
Time: year 1976, 70s, year 1982
Place: england, manchester
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15 Minutes of War (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: February 1976. Somalian rebels hijack a school bus carrying 21 French children and their teacher in Djibouti City. When the terrorists drive it to a no-man’s-land on the border between Somalia and French territory, the French Government sends out ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: sniper, hostage, terrorist group, female teacher, hostages, french foreign legion, kids in trouble, school bus, danger, shooting, border, terrorist ...
Time: year 1976, 70s
Place: somalia
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 6.5
 4K
Call Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway, Finland, Ireland
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Stockholm, late 1970s. Within a stone’s throw of government buildings and juvenile homes lies the seductive world of sex clubs, discotheques and private residences. Call Girl tells the story of how young Iris is recruited from the bottom of ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, stylized, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: prostitution, teenage prostitution, sexual abuse, call girl, wiretap, police investigation, exploit, life is a bitch, exploitation, power relations, youth, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
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The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy.
Style: philosophical, clever, intellectual, based on true events, educational film ...
Plot: genius, mathematician, mathematics, husband wife relationship, scientist, indian lead, university, doctor, imagination, science, self discovery, chosen one ...
Time: 1910s, year 1976, post world war one, year 1914
Place: england, india, bombay india
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Stammheim - The Baader-Meinhof Gang on Trial (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the research for his non-fiction book "Der Baader-Meinhoff-Komplex", "Spiegel" journalist Stefan Aust wrote the screen play to Reinhard Hauff’s controversial feature film that re-narrates the startling trial against ...
Style: controversial, contemplative, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: terrorism, prison, courtroom, legal, terrorist, courtroom drama, rebelliousness, political unrest, against the rules, rivalry, confined, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977, year 1975, year 1976
Place: germany, europe, west germany
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32 Malasana Street (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inspired by real events, the story centers around a family in the 70s who settles in the Madrid neighborhood of Malasaña where their new house will become the worst of their nightmares.
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, basement, hotel, secret, medium, spirit, evil force, pregnancy, revelation, possession, ghost story ...
Time: year 1972, year 1976, 70s
Place: madrid, spain
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 7.2
 113K
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 ...
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous, psychological, cynical ...
Plot: u.s. president, political campaign, vice president, iraq war, war on terror, politician, intrigue, u.s. congress, u.s. constitution, political leader, tragic event, mentor ...
Time: year 1976, year 2003, year 1968, 21st century, 80s ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, cambodia, pentagon, united states ...
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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, based on true events, rough, sexy ...
Plot: rock band, musician, singer, music band, fame, gay, aids, musician's life, lgbt, friendship between men, rise to the top, desire for fame ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1982, year 1970 ...
Place: england, britain, munich germany, atlanta georgia, edinburgh scotland ...
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 3.6
 805
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.
Style: suspense, scary, macabre, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: demon, dice, amputation, fear, death, supernatural horror, nightmare, pentagram, dealing with death, abandoned factory, characters killed one by one, teenager ...
Time: year 1976, year 2016
Place: texas
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 6.0
 21K
The Riot Club (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
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, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: spoiled brat, university, student life, friends, social relations, society, debauchery, social differences, alcohol, eccentricity, stereotypes, initiation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 1850s, 1700s ...
Place: england, oxford university, europe, london, california
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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: realistic, emotional, serious, meditative, compassionate ...
Plot: heroes, working class, friendship, politics, eviction, injustice, testimony, pregnancy, idealism, father daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, communism ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 70s, year 1976, 1950s
Place: poland, europe, tokyo, japan, canada
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 6.5
 194
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: husband wife relationship, family life, summer house, birthday party, cannibalism, nude sunbathing, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), overalls, closeted lesbian, 5 year old, mockery ...
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, rough, scary, enigmatic, offbeat ...
Plot: police investigation, mystery, introspection, mysterious character, law enforcement, crimes, crime, deadly, psychopath, cult, murder, mass murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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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: suspenseful, bleak, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, murder, manhunt, investigation, tough law enforcer, police investigation, mind game, crime, reluctant partners, serial killer, witnessing a crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: europe, sweden, eastern 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, bleak, emotional, based on true events, serious
Plot: holocaust, family relations, war, danger, wartime life, concentration camp, defiant, life is a bitch, confined, world war two, betrayal, ghetto ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944, year 1957 ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, russia, germany ...
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 6.3
 801
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: serious, suspense, disturbing, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: disco, nightclub, gay hustler, addiction, nightlife, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, society, actor's life, social decay, drug addiction, politics ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1977, year 1976 ...
Place: canada, montreal, quebec, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec ...
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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: power, bank, greed, prison, mistress, high rise, armored car, suicide, limousine, mental illness, advertising executive, cancer ...
Time: 70s, year 1976
Place: bahamas
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 5.4
 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, espionage, car chase, martial arts, terrorist, cia agent, bomb, nuclear, general, thai, nuclear weapon, train crash
Time: year 1976
Place: washington d.c., thailand, bangkok thailand
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 7.5
 732
The Hunters (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, West Germany
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: partisan, bourgeoisie, nightmare, punishment, symbolism, post war, actress, political commentary, businessman, politician, hunter, publisher ...
Time: year 1976, 70s
Place: europe, greece
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 6.8
 177
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: snow, olympics, shooting, train station, divorce, suicide note, salute, suicide, police officer
Time: year 1976, year 1968, year 1979
Place: hokkaido
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 6.7
 417
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: journey, childhood, road trip, high school teacher, homophobic slur, father son relationship, hitchhiking, homosexuality, beach party, runaway, coming out, mental illness ...
Time: 70s, year 1976
Place: nova scotia
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 8.1
 407K
Spotlight (2015)
Genre: Biography, 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, twists and turns, psychological, talky, tense ...
Plot: journalism, conspiracy, twists & turns, catholicism, investigation, pedophilia, child abuse, investigative journalism, catholic church, sex scandal, lawyer, newspaper ...
Time: year 2002, year 2001, year 1976, september 11 2001
Place: boston, florida
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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: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, working class, friendship, teachers and students, parents and children, school, misfit, mischievous children, streetwise, power relations, elementary school, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 6.8
 69K
The Iceman (2012)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The true story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, lone hero, arrest, organized crime, poisoning, mafia, family relations, notoriety, crime family, psychopath, merciless, hidden identity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, 80s, year 1975 ...
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city
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 4.8
 408
Sal (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: James Franco's Sal chronicles the final hours of the life of actor Sal Mineo, one-time teen idol and star of the blockbuster films Rebel Without a Cause and Exodus.
Style: touching, sincere, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, actor's life, introspection, friendship, artists and showbiz, hopes, murder, gay, celebrity, unfulfillment, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 6.2
 1K
Hunky Dory (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Musical film about the trials and tribulations of an idealistic drama teacher as she tries to put on the end of year show.
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, dedicated educator, idealism, teenage life, society, youth, reach out, teachers and students, rock, self confidence, coming of age, rehearsal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: europe, england, wales
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A Matter of Sex (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Drama - Jean Stapleton, Nancy Beatty, J. Winston Carroll
Style: disturbing, sincere, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: bank, discrimination, strike, life is a bitch, power relations, injustice, labor union, strong female presence, feminism, workplace situations, boss and employee, price of justice ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, year 1976, year 1978, year 1977
Place: minnesota, midwest
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 423K
Rush (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.
Style: inspirational, exciting, captivating, based on true events, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, racecar driver, rise to the top, fame, race car, world champion, sport, rivalry, human spirit, racing, ambition, athlete's life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1976, year 1975 ...
Place: europe, ibiza, london, france, belgium ...
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 6.4
 6K
Killing Bono (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Neil and Ivan McCormick, two Irish brothers who attempt to become rock stars but can only look on as their high school friends U2 become the biggest band in the world.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: rivalry, desire for fame, follow your dream, teenage life, friends, ambition, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, music band, celebrity culture, band, cultural icon ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1976, 70s
Place: ireland, europe
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