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, female nudity, murder, death, telephone call, blood, hospital, cigarette smoking, shooting and husband wife relationship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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year 1976 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1976: 7 Days in Entebbe (2018), The Garden (2017), Summertime (2015), Speed Walking (2014), Stay Hungry (1976), The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008), Milk (2008), Knucklebones (2016), The Riot Club (2014), Man of Marble (1977).

List of year 1976 movies

7 Days in Entebbe (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue mission, palestinian, death threat, hostage situation, airplane hijack, terrorism, politics, danger, violence, culture clash, dialogue, handgun ...
Time: year 1976
Place: uganda, israel, frankfurt germany, athens greece
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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, wasp, summer house, garden, treehouse, family life, cannibalism, sunburn, 8 year old, cousin cousin relationship, brother sister relationship, walkie talkie ...
Time: year 1976
Place: bavaria
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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: feminism, farm, mother daughter relationship, sisterhood, lgbt, lesbian interest, love, lesbian, lesbian relationship, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, women's liberation ...
Time: year 1971, year 1976
Place: paris france, france
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Speed Walking (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In a quirky, small town, situated in the outskirts of everything, 14-year-old Martin is getting ready for one of the most formal transitions from boy to man; the communion. It's 1976, music's in the air and hormones are blossoming. But in ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: small town, coming of age, love triangle, dealing with death, death in the family, teenage life, life turned upside down, youth, innocence lost, parents and children, teenage love, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: denmark
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Stay Hungry (1976)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Stay Hungry is a 1976 dramatic comedy film by director Bob Rafelson from a screenplay by Charles Gaines. The story centers on a young Birmingham, Alabama, scion, played by Jeff Bridges, who gets involved in a shady real-estate deal. In order to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: friendship, gym, bodybuilding, social differences, sport, romance, love and romance, society, contests and competitions, love triangle, working class, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976, twentieth century
Place: alabama, usa
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The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, France, Czech Republic
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Der Baader Meinhof Komplex depicts the political turmoil in the period from 1967 to the bloody "Deutschen Herbst" in 1977. The movie approaches the events based on Stefan Aust's standard work on Die Rote Armee Fraktion (RAF). The ...
Style: realistic, bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: idealism, politics, terrorism, anti war, rebellion, revolution, political unrest, police brutality, bomb, suicide, protest, robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1976, year 1977 ...
Place: germany, europe, west berlin west germany, west germany, dubai ...
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Milk (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The story of California's first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the city and its people brought him backing from young and ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, politics, discrimination, gay, election, mayor, politician, homosexuality, murder, protest, homosexual, morality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976, year 1973, year 1972 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oklahoma, phoenix arizona ...
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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: carnival, slasher, dice, game, revenge, amputation, suicide, chainsaw, demon, bone, topless, thief ...
Time: year 1976
Place: texas
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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: serious, tense, captivating, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: university, debauchery, initiation, college life, society, youth, power relations, social relations, friends, social differences, rivalry, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1850s, year 1976, 1700s ...
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: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: filmmaker, communism, politics, idealism, friendship, pregnancy, working class, injustice, eviction, testimony, human nature, 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: captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: racism, discrimination, injustice, fighting the system, crimes, society, life is a bitch, legal action, interracial relations, legal, rebellion, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: south africa, africa, canada, england, new jersey ...
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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: mystery, crime, mysterious character, police investigation, urban, psychopath, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, introspection, supernatural, cult ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, murder, investigation, manhunt, police investigation, mystery, master criminal, partners against crime, serial killer, tough law enforcer, crime, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 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: serious, bleak, emotional, realistic
Plot: holocaust, wartime life, war, against humanity, danger, life is a bitch, concentration camp, hidden identity, race against time, confined, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1976, year 1993, year 2010 ...
Place: hungary, europe, germany, budapest hungary, russia ...
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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: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, gay, rise to the top, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, ambition, artists and showbiz, male prostitute, gays and lesbians, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1963 ...
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, assassination, neo noir, cult, leukemia, murder, forgery, terminal illness, crime, crimes, planned murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: west germany, hamburg germany, paris france, texas, germany
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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: sexual, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: disco, nightclub, politics, gays and lesbians, musician's life, drug abuse, nightlife, lifestyle, youth, social relations, actor's life, dancer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976, year 1973, year 1982 ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec, 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: greed, bank, power, advertising executive, private plane, board of directors, condominium, mistress, embezzlement, competition, newspaper reporter, answering machine ...
Time: year 1976
Place: bahamas
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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, terrorist, espionage, martial arts, nuclear weapon, train crash, car chase, bomb, thai
Time: year 1976
Place: thailand, washington d.c., bangkok thailand
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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: post war, publisher, politician, businessman, frozen body, punishment, hunter, new year's eve, bourgeoisie, partisan, political commentary, execution ...
Time: year 1976
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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: suicide, olympics, salute, suicide note, divorce, snow, shooting, train station, police officer
Time: year 1968, year 1979, year 1976
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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: worker, construction worker, ex convict, corruption, politics, bigger dreams, labor union, strike, shipyard
Time: year 1979, year 1976, year 1977, year 1980, 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 2005, year 1959, year 1968, year 1976
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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, teenager, runaway, hitchhiking, high school teacher, coming out, father son relationship, mountie, homosexuality, beach party ...
Time: year 1976
Place: nova scotia
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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: sadism, maniac, game, survival, killer clown, betting, fight to the death, mercilessness, halloween, brutality, trapped, held captive ...
Time: year 1976
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Spotlight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
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, investigation, catholicism, child abuse, pedophilia, catholic church, sex scandal, lawyer, twists & turns, moral ambiguity, investigative journalism ...
Time: year 2002, year 1976, year 2001
Place: boston, florida
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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, execution, capital punishment, prison, going straight, crime, introspection, suicide attempt, prison life, confined, crimes ...
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: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: school teacher, coma, car accident, serial killer, precognition, anti heroes, small town, ghost, supernatural ability, changing the past or future, mystery, stalking ...
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: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, drugs/alcohol, youth, drug dealing, vengeance, teenage life, coming of age, crimes, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, teenage girl ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: usa
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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, realistic, humorous, sentimental, touching
Plot: coming of age, friendship, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, school, bar, fish out of water, misfit, youth, family relations, friends, mischievous children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: europe, france, paris france
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