Year 1948 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1948 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, exciting and intense films and TV shows about / with flashback, husband wife relationship, gun, death, train, violence, cigarette smoking, female nudity, father son relationship and guilt plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
year 1948
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year 1948 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1948: Never Look Away (2018), Neruda (2016), Out Stealing Horses (2019), Suspiria (2018), Jinnah (1998), Trautmann (2018), Jimmy P. (2013), Walking with the Enemy (2013), Tale of the Mummy (1998), Cabo Blanco (1980).

List of year 1948 movies

Never Look Away (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 189 min.
Story: Inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history, film tells the story of Kurt, a young art student who falls in love with fellow student, Ellie. Ellie’s father, Professor Seeband, a famous doctor, is dismayed at his daughter’s ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, sincere, based on true events
Plot: painter, nazism, love, father daughter relationship, ss, manipulation, truth, childhood memory, pregnant, pregnant woman, portrait painting, holocaust ...
Time: year 1937, year 1963, year 1961, 50s, year 1940 ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, west germany, east germany ...
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 6.9
 9K
Neruda (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Chile, Argentina, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It’s 1948 and the Cold War has arrived in Chile. In the Congress, prominent Communist Senator and popular poet Pablo Neruda accuses the government of betraying the Party and is stripped of his parliamentary immunity by President González Videla. ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: latinx lead, manhunt, class differences, anti communism, communist party, political repression, escape, politician, police detective, police investigation, propaganda, exile ...
Time: year 1948, 1940s
Place: paris france, south america, santiago chile, chile, andes mountains
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Out Stealing Horses (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A grieving widower moves to the country where a chance encounter rekindles memories from his past.
Plot: adultery, widower, childhood memory, death of wife, nature, accidental death, funeral, neighbor, father son relationship, farm, loneliness, village ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1948, year 1999
Place: oslo norway, norway
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 6.8
 56K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ballet, witchcraft, dance performance, mysterious event, psychotherapist, dead woman, ritual sacrifice, choreography, secret, good versus evil, mysterious death, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 70s, year 1948, year 1943, year 1977
Place: berlin germany, ohio, east berlin east germany, west berlin west germany, east berlin
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 8.0
 3K
Jinnah (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, Pakistan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Biography of Mohammed Ali Jinnah, the founder of modern Pakistan is told through flashbacks as his soul tries to find eternal rest. The flashbacks start in 1947 as Jinnah pleads for a separate nation from the Muslim regime, infuriating Lord ...
Style: realistic, captivating, contemplative, disturbing, serious
Plot: political unrest, politics, muslim, religious fundamentalist, religions or cults, war, state affairs, rise to the top, leadership, gory, intrigue, discrimination ...
Time: 20th century, year 1947, 1940s, year 1948
Place: pakistan, india, kashmir
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 3K
Trautmann (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: TRAUTMANN tells the story of a man whose love for football, for England and for the love of his life, Margaret saw him rise from Nazi 'villain' to British hero. Bert Trautmann the German goalkeeper won over even his harshest opponents by ...
Style: inspirational, realistic, motivational, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, football, soccer match, world war two, father daughter relationship, sport, love and romance, college, rivalry, human spirit, courage, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1948, year 1949, year 1956 ...
Place: manchester england, manchester
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 3K
Jimmy P. (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Adapted from the 1951 non-fiction account by psychoanalyst Georges Devereux, “Psychotherapy Of A Plains Indian,” the film follows the true story of Picard (Del Toro), a Plains Indian of the Blackfeet nation, as he returns from WWII and begins ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, touching, psychological, serious ...
Plot: friendship, psychoanalysis, hospital, one on one, doctors and patients, psychiatry, soldier, power relations, misdiagnosed, friends, religion, catholic ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1948, year 1945
Place: usa, kansas, new york, seattle, france ...
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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: bleak, emotional, realistic, based on true events, serious
Plot: holocaust, family relations, wartime life, war, danger, concentration camp, defiant, life is a bitch, confined, world war two, betrayal, chases and races ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 21st century, 80s ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, budapest, new york ...
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Tale of the Mummy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When an archaeological expedition opens an ancient Egyptian tomb, the unimaginable evil of a cursed pharaoh is unleashed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mummy, reincarnation, danger, good versus evil, pharaoh, death, supernatural power, supernatural, serial killer, egyptology, police investigation, dismemberment ...
Time: year 1948
Place: egypt, london, africa, middle east, europe ...
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 5.4
 855
Cabo Blanco (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Giff Hoyt , a cafe owner in Cabo Blanco, Peru after World War II is caught between refuge-seeking Nazis and their enemies. After the murder of a sea explorer is passed off as accidental death by the corrupt local police, Giff becomes suspicious. The ...
Style: cult film
Plot: sunken treasure, expatriate, violence, betrayal, heroes, revolver, good versus evil, german, blood splatter, fistfight, suicide, beating ...
Time: year 1948, 1940s
Place: south america, peru
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 229
Nene (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the Catholic and traditionalist Italy, two teenagers covertly discover new prohibited games.
Plot: chastity belt, adolescence, switchblade, communist, sister, puberty, man wearing a wig, cousin cousin relationship, kitten, fire eater, adult actress playing teenage girl, female masturbation ...
Time: year 1948, 1940s
Place: italy
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Philby, Burgess and Maclean (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recruited by the Russians during their days at Cambridge, three young Englishmen rise to become high-ranked MI5 agents until their exposure in 1949.
Style: microfilm
Plot: traitor, espionage, cambridge university, stuttering, treason, press conference, double agent, spy, undercover agent
Time: 1940s, year 1948, year 1949
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 6.8
 60
High Voltage (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After WW II many young people arrive to Zagreb, among them a young worker Sonja Kacar. She is supposed to participate in the construction of the first generator in the Rade Koncar factory. Because there aren't enough experts and materials in ...
Plot: post war, fight, revolution, manhunt, river, forest, brawl, girlfriend, partisan, tragic event, flag, shooting ...
Time: year 1948
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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Give 'em Hell, Harry! (1975)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: One man show about the presidency of Harry S Truman.
Style: political comedy, one man show
Plot: watergate, spouse, movie actor, winston churchill, impersonation, retirement, labor, play, general, american, ku klux klan, american politics ...
Time: 50s, year 1948, 1940s, 1950s
Place: america, missouri, usa, seattle, chicago illinois ...
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3 Seasons in Hell (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovakia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A 19 year old nonconformist poet living in 1947 Czechoslovakia is blind to the Communist behemoth looking over him, and instead lives a bohemian life with sexually liberated girls.
Style: intellectual
Plot: interrogation, loss of friend, postman, revolution, scar, rebel, emigration, butcher, communism, giraffe, collage, pregnant woman ...
Time: year 1947, 1940s, year 1948, year 1949
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic, central europe
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 2K
Afterimage (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1945, as Stalin sets his hands over Poland, famous painter Wladislaw Strzeminski refuses to compromise on his art with the doctrines of social realism. Persecuted, expelled from his chair at the University, he's eventually erased from the ...
Style: avant garde, twist ending, ambiguous ending, sentimental, educational film ...
Plot: art, painting, artist, legal system, life, censorship, father daughter relationship, sculpture, one legged man, professor, loss of mother, teacher student relationship ...
Time: year 1952, 1950s, 1940s, year 1948, 50s
Place: poland
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Kya Dilli Kya Lahore (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: India, Fiji
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1948, a cross-fire erupts at an isolated stretch of Indo-Pak border, leaving only two soldiers alive. One is an Indian soldier of Pakistani origin while the other happens to be a Pakistani soldier of Indian origin. An ironic story of pride and ...
Plot: insult, sacrifice, immigrants, archive footage, satire, tragic event, military uniform, pakistani, injury, misunderstanding, shot to death, rifle ...
Time: year 1948
Place: pakistan, india
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P'tang, Yang, Kipperbang (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An enchanting comedy set in post-World War Two Britain. It studies a teenage boy's relationships and period of sexual awakening. A cricket-obsessed adolescent, Alan Duckworth lusts after his classmate Ann. When the pair score the lead roles in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: coming of age, school, innocence lost, young heroes, romance, misfit, high school life, society, power relations, friends, youth, teenage love ...
Time: 80s, year 1948, 1940s
Place: england, europe
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Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Finland, Mexico, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1931, following the success of the film Battleship Potemkin, Soviet filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein travels to the city of Guanajuato, Mexico, to shoot a new film. Freshly rejected by Hollywood, Eisenstein soon falls under Mexico’s spell. ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: filmmaking, movie business, love and romance, artists and showbiz, fall in love, director, husband wife relationship, love triangle, hollywood, photograph, filmmaker, flash forward ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1917, year 1936 ...
Place: mexico, latin america, soviet union, moscow russia, ussr
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 39K
On the Road (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, UK, Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Germany, Netherlands, Argentina
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Dean and Sal are the portrait of the Beat Generation. Their search for "It" results in a fast paced, energetic roller coaster ride with highs and lows throughout the U.S.
Style: road movie, atmospheric, inspirational, melancholic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, friendship, road trip, writers, self discovery, lifestyle, adventure, escapades, americana, society, introspection, youth ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1949, year 1951 ...
Place: usa, mexico, virginia, arizona, north carolina ...
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 82K
42 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, factual, touching ...
Plot: racism, baseball, rivalry, athlete's life, americana, against the odds, rise to the top, human spirit, athlete and trainer, hopes, african american, racial segregation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1946, year 1947 ...
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois, cincinnati ohio, pittsburgh ...
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 11K
The Two Jakes (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: This sequel to the classic Chinatown finds private detective Jake Gittes still haunted from the events of the first film. Hired by a man to investigate his wife's infidelities, Jake once again finds himself involved in a complicated plot ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: private detective, infidelity, murder, betrayal, investigation, golf, terminal illness, legal, crimes, crime, mystery, intrigue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1948, year 1946 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 156K
Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Switzerland
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, suspenseful, serious, tense, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, save the world, heroes, double life, megalomaniac, crime fighter, good versus evil, adventure, self sacrifice, danger, save the day ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 1950s, 1960s, 1940s ...
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, san francisco ...
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Revolutionary Road (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.
Style: bad ending, serious, bleak, heartbreaking, depressing ...
Plot: family problems, under the surface, couple relations, suburbs, housewife, jealousy, abortion, destiny, adultery, cold relationship, dysfunctional family, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1955, 1940s ...
Place: connecticut, usa, new york, paris france, california
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 215K
Gandhi (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, India
Duration: 191 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of ...
Style: uplifting, emotional, realistic, serious, factual ...
Plot: human spirit, leadership, freedom, protest, muslim, idealism, religious intolerance, political unrest, fighting the system, politics, state affairs, assassination ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1920s, 1910s, 20th century ...
Place: india, england, europe, asia, new delhi ...
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Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An American Army officer is recruited by the yet to exist Israel to help them form an army. He is disturbed by this sudden appeal to his jewish roots. Each of Israel's Arab neighbors has vowed to invade the poorly prepared country as soon as ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, serious, epic ...
Plot: battles, military, heroes, soldier, escapades, human spirit, hopes, danger, self discovery, heroic mission, wartime life, war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1948, year 1947
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 764
Caravans (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Iran, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: This epic adventure-drama based on James Michener's best-selling novel concerns a young American embassy official who is sent into the Middle-Eastern desert to find the missing daughter of a US Senator. The young woman has left her husband, a ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, epic ...
Plot: desert, society, misfit, track down, love and romance, heroes, chases and races, escapades, adventure, woman in danger, danger, culture clash ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1948
Place: middle east, iran, afghanistan
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