Francisco franco movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant francisco franco movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, disturbing, emotional, political and sincere films and TV shows about / with francisco franco, spanish civil war, society, politics, fascism, female nudity, spanish history, family relations, nude and youth plots mostly in Drama, War and Comedy genres shot in Spain, UK, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as francisco franco: The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969), Broken Silence (2001), Wait for Me in Heaven (1988), Ogro (1979), The Executioner (1963), Long Live Death (1971), Anna and the Wolves (1973), Raise Ravens (1976), The National Shotgun (1978), Escape from Segovia (1981).

List of francisco franco movies

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A headstrong young teacher in a private school in 1930s Edinburgh ignores the curriculum and influences her impressionable 12 year old charges with her over-romanticized world view.
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: teacher, fascism, school, girls' school, female nudity, coming of age, boarding school, dedicated teacher, fascist, francisco franco, spanish civil war, unrequited love ...
Time: 1930s, 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: scotland, edinburgh scotland, california, new jersey, spain ...
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Broken Silence (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Winter, 1944. Lucía at 21 returns to her small village in the mountains. She again meets Manuel, a young iron-smith who helps "those in the mountain", the "maquis", the anti-Franco resistance. Lucía is attracted to Manual, ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, emotional
Plot: fall in love, heroes, political unrest, against humanity, society, rebelliousness, small town, politics, repression, spanish civil war, francisco franco, military ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: europe, spain
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Wait for Me in Heaven (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pepe Soriano plays a Madrid shopkeeper who is kidnapped by henchmen of Franco in this political comedy. After his kidnapping, he is forced to become the dictator's double for many official ceremonies. Due to his long and unexplained absence, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, biting, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: francisco franco, spanish civil war, satire, politics, kidnapping, suspense, disorder, hidden identity, dishonesty, switching roles, society, state affairs ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
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Ogro (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: At the close of 1973, Franco is still governing Spain with an iron hand. Opposition parties are forbidden; labor movements are repressed; and Basque nationalists are mercilessly hunted. The caudillo is aging, though, and the future of the régime is ...
Plot: francisco franco, spanish civil war, protest, terrorism, franco regime (francoism), eta terrorist group, terrorist bombing, terrorist attack, terrorist group, bomb, terrorist, revolution ...
Time: 70s, year 1978, year 1973
Place: spain, madrid, basque country
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The Executioner (1963)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An undertaker gets married to an old executioner's daughter and, although he doesn't like it, must continue the profession of his father-in-law after his retirement.
Style: semi serious, realistic, tense, biting, humorous ...
Plot: mortician, death sentence, retirement, death row, death, bureaucracy, francisco franco, exploitation, lawyer, spanish civil war, justice, grave digger ...
Time: 60s, 1920s
Place: spain, iberian peninsula, europe, mallorca, madrid
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Long Live Death (1971)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the end of the Spanish civil war, Fando, a boy of about ten, tries to make sense of war and his father's arrest. His mother is religious, sympathetic to the Fascists; his father is accused of being a Red. Fando discovers that his mother may ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, experimental, political, art house ...
Plot: surrealism, spanish civil war, youth, boy, incestuous desire, spanish history, nihilism, cowboy, exploitation, erotica, aunt, francisco franco ...
Time: 1930s
Place: spain, europe, sahara
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Anna and the Wolves (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The young but traveled Ana arrives in a manor in the countryside of Spain to work as nanny of three girls and finds a dysfunctional family.
Style: art house, serious, realistic, biting, tragic ending ...
Plot: gang rape, family relations, dysfunctional family, destiny, francisco franco, machismo, nightmare, anonymous letter, countryside, suspense, eccentric family, obsession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain
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Raise Ravens (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Madrid, the orphan sisters Irene, Ana and Maite are raised by their austere aunt Paulina together with their mute and crippled grandmother after the death of their mother and their military father Anselmo. Ana is a melancholic girl, fascinated by ...
Style: surreal, psychedelic, mind bending, political, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, poison, children, flashback, childhood trauma, adultery, mother daughter relationship, female nudity, youth, orphan, childhood, child protagonist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: iberian peninsula, madrid, spain, europe
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The National Shotgun (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A catalan manufacturer of intercoms travels to Madrid, accompanied by his mistress, to attend a hunt that he has organized. Its main purpose is to mix with people of high society to improve their business. All seems well until the owner of the farm ...
Plot: female nudity, francisco franco, corruption, hunting, high society, surrealism, absurdism, business, politics, killing an animal, sex, pantyhose ...
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Escape from Segovia (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Narrates the escape of 29 political prisoners, led by ETA, from Segovia prison. Based on actual events.
Plot: prison, francisco franco, eta terrorist group, franco regime (francoism), journalist, terrorism, political prisoner, franco regime, prison escape, eta
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The Beehive (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As in the novel of the same title from Camilo Jose Cela, "La Colmena" is a sad composition with the stories of many people in the Madrid of 1942, just the postwar of the spanish civil war. The main theme of the film is the contrast between ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy, atmospheric
Plot: post war, female nudity, spanish history, francisco franco, lgbt, spanish civil war, brothel, performer's life, nude, society, social misfits, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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The Holy Innocents (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Somewhere in the spanish country, in the 60s. Paco and his wife Régula are very poor. They work as tenant farmers for a very wealthy landowner. They have 3 children. One is backward. The others can not got to school because the master ...
Style: captivating, realistic
Plot: rich and poor, countryside, servant, francisco franco, spanish civil war, spanish history, provincial life, human rights, landowner, peasant, obedience, sacrifice ...
Time: 60s
Place: spain, iberian peninsula, europe, milan italy
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Butterfly (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film centres on Moncho and his coming-of-age experience in Galicia in 1936. Moncho develops a close relationship with his teacher Don Gregorio who introduces the boy to different things in the world. While the story centres on Moncho's ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, compassionate ...
Audience: kids
Plot: spanish civil war, coming of age, friendship, civil war, children, teacher, fascism, childhood, depression, anarchist, family relations, countryside ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: spain, iberian peninsula, latin america, europe, madrid ...
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Salvador (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The story of Salvador Puig Antich, one of the last political prisoners to be executed under Franco's Fascist State in 1974.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: anarchist, dictatorship, politics, legal, legal investigation, rebellion, against humanity, missing person, demonstration, rebelliousness, fighting the system, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, year 1974
Place: spain, barcelona, iberian peninsula, europe
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Black Bread (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the harsh post-war years' Catalan countryside, Andreu, a child that belongs to the losing side, finds the corpses of a man and his son in the forest. The authorities want his father to be made responsible of the deaths, but Andreu tries to ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: spanish civil war, coming of age, post war, revenge, hate, human nature, society, life is a bitch, moral dilemma, uncover truth, injustice, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: spain, catalonia, europe
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While at War (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Salamanca, Spain, 1936. In the early days of the military rebellion that began the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939), writer Miguel de Unamuno supports the uprising in the hope that the prevailing political chaos will end. But when the confrontation ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, psychological, intellectual
Plot: spanish civil war, spanish history, moral dilemma, arrest, professor, coup d'etat, military, society, disorder, civil war, military coup, world war two ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: spain, morocco
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Guernica (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, serious
Plot: spanish civil war, journalist, world war two, civil war, saving a life, militia, nazism, hiding place, war violence, freedom, politics, military ...
Time: 1930s, year 1932, year 1999, year 1975, year 1939 ...
Place: spain, basque country, madrid
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Girl with the Golden Panties (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Luys Forest is a writer with a political past Falangist, who lives isolated in a coastal town, writing his memoirs (actually rewriting and adapting his autobiography with the times), and brooding over his failed marriage. His sister is worried about ...
Plot: accidental incest, regret, incest, flashback, guilt, divorced man, sexual attraction, recluse, uncle niece relationship, bisexual woman, suicide attempt, reporter ...
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In Praise of Older Women (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the turmoil of the Spanish Civil War, a young man comes of age sexually, through a string of relationships with a wide range of mature, older women.
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman teenage boy sex, frontline, spanish civil war, love, age-gap relationship, civil war, relationships, coming of age, politics, prostitute, seduction ...
Time: 90s, year 1936
Place: spain, europe, italy, barcelona
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Death in Granada (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A journalist starts an investigation into the disappearance of famed poet and political agitator, Garcia Lorca, who disappeared in the early days of the Spanish Civil War in the the 1930's.
Style: tense, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: spanish civil war, writers, spanish history, injustice, investigation, murder, against humanity, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society, writer's life, journalism ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 60s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, puerto rico
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Dancing at Lughnasa (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five unmarried sisters make the most of their simple existence in rural Ireland in the 1930s.
Style: emotional, light, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, aunt niece relationship, dancing, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, human nature, sibling relationship, life is a bitch, love and romance, sisters, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: ireland, africa, europe, spain, england
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