Year 1943 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1943 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, serious, suspense, realistic, tense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with world war two, danger, nazi, soldier, murder, cigarette smoking, fire, german, heroes and brutality plots mostly in Drama, War and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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year 1943 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1943: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015), Maiden Bridge (1976), Merry People Die Twice (1966), First to Fight (1967), The Neighbor (1993), The Song of Names (2019), At War as at War (1969), The Endless Trench (2019), Resistance (2020), The 12th Man (2017).

List of year 1943 movies

Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In war torn Calcutta during the 1940's, Byomkesh Bakshy, fresh out of college, pits himself against an evil genius who is out to destroy the world.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, political intrigue, escapades, mystery, crimes, conspiracy, organized crime, femme fatale, world war two, murder, blackmail ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943, 40s
Place: india, asia, shanghai, shanghai china
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A teenager finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures intent on destroying them.
Style: exciting, gothic, atmospheric, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: fantasy world, orphan, time travel, children, imaginary, time loop, youth, adventure, boarding school life, dark fantasy, riddles and clues, monster ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s, year 2016
Place: england, wales, florida, europe
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 6.7
 151
Maiden Bridge (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, War, Western
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Maiden Bridge" is a place of exchange of German prisoners and partisans captured by the Germans. Unit with nine captured Germans is marching towards the bridge. there is double trouble for partisans, since they are surrounded by the ...
Plot: death, singing, fire, mountain, water, cave, exhaustion, wound, fog, heroes, battles, machine gun ...
Time: year 1943
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
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Merry People Die Twice (1966)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Somewhere in Bosnia in 1943 between the fourth and fifth enemy offensives column partisans withdrew across a river to free territory. At the moment of crossing the river, a group of Chetniks suddenly attack a column of partisans. In this violent ...
Style: dark
Plot: partisan, world war two, mountain, wife, surprise attack, duke, young, father, cliff, knife, young girl, hill ...
Time: year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia
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 5.8
 271
First to Fight (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jack is the sole survivor of a Japanese attack on his squad at Guadalcanal. Because of his heroism and the fact that he is still alive, he becomes a Medal of Honor hero. He returns to train new recruits for the Marines and falls for a girl named ...
Plot: combat, u.s. marine corps, war hero, japanese army, cowardice, medal of honor, world war two, marriage, sergeant, widow
Time: year 1943
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 5.7
 427
The Neighbor (1993)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple, Mary and John, awaiting a baby is in search for a house when they decide to buy that lovely old villa they found by coincidence. What they both do not know is that Myron, the owner of that villa and their new neigbour, is a dangerous ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, psychopath, couples, danger, dangerous attraction, obsession, deadly, rivalry, murder, family problems, woman in danger, youth ...
Time: 90s, year 1993, year 1943
Place: vermont, usa
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The Song of Names (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, War
Country: Canada, Hungary, UK, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man searching for his childhood best friend — a Polish violin prodigy orphaned in the Holocaust — who vanished decades before on the night of his first public performance.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violinist, holocaust, musician, family relations, child prodigy, disappearance, flashback, world war two, polish, violin, tragedy, haunted by the past ...
Time: year 1953, year 1951, year 1943, year 1952
Place: poland, england, israel, warsaw poland, new york ...
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At War as at War (1969)
Genre: War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To the young lieutenant Maleshkin the war is a minor obstacle, if compared to his personal battle to command his subordinates, while conducting an armored vehicle at the same time he's trying to impress his superior Soviet officers who put him ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, thought provoking, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soviet army, world war two, military, soldier, heroism, friendship, battles, transformation, leadership, heroes, violence, adaptation ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1943
Place: russia
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The Endless Trench (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Canada
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Higinio and Rosa have only been married for a few months when the Civil War breaks out, representing a serious threat to his life. Helped by his wife, they decide to use a hole dug into their own home as a provisional hiding place. The fear of ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: hiding place, spanish civil war, political repression, neighbor neighbor relationship, small village, secret, runaway, delusion, assassination, revenge, snitch, torture ...
Time: year 1943, year 1945, year 1936, year 1963, year 1969
Place: spain
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 6.1
 2K
Resistance (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.
Plot: sister sister relationship, walking in the woods, world war two, french resistance, train station, torture
Time: year 1943, year 1938, year 1939, year 1941, year 1945
Place: swiss alps
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 7.4
 17K
The 12th Man (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Norway
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After a failed anti-Nazi sabotage mission leaves his 11 comrades dead, Norwegian resistance fighter Jan Baalsrud finds himself fleeing from the Gestapo through the snowbound reaches of Scandinavia.
Style: uplifting, suspense, based on true events, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gestapo, resistance fighter, coping, world war two, lone hero, life & death, one man army, survival, pursuit, self mutilation, storytelling, manhunt ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s
Place: norway
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 8.5
 704K
The Pianist (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, War
Country: UK, France, Poland, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The true story of pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman's experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing in a café; and when his family is deported in 1942, he ...
Style: bleak, emotional, suspense, contemplative, heartbreaking ...
Plot: survival, holocaust, nazi, pianist, world war two, ghetto, against humanity, nazi occupation, anti semitism, genocide, jewish, nazism ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s ...
Place: poland, germany, europe, warsaw poland, central europe
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Lancaster Skies (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Douglas, a broken, solitary, Spitfire Ace, must overcome his past to lead a Lancaster bomber crew in the pivotal aerial war over Berlin, in 1944.
Plot: world war two, raf, british army, teamwork, pub, male friendship, killed in action, camaraderie, secret, male bonding, aviation, road accident ...
Time: year 1943
Place: berlin germany, england, germany
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 6.6
 19K
The Good Liar (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An aging con artist cannot believe his luck when he meets a wealthy widow and marks her as his next target. But she hides a secret of her own.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, surprise ending, twist ending, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: elderly, delusion, secrets, rich woman, deception, secret, male female relationship, con artists, society, love and romance, online dating, nazi germany ...
Time: 21st century, year 2009, year 1943
Place: usa, london, berlin germany
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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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 7.2
 9K
Wild Rose (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young Scottish singer, Rose-Lynn Harlan, dreams of making it as a country artist in Nashville after being released from prison.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, humorous, captivating, disturbing
Plot: country music, women's prison, bigger dreams, mother daughter relationship, promise, rehearsal, mother daughter reunion, release from prison, female protagonist, musician, band, producer ...
Time: year 1943
Place: nashville tennessee, london, glasgow scotland, scotland
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The Living and the Dead (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, War, Horror
Country: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1943, group of Croatian soldiers overtake a strategically important point in western Bosnia with a goal to destroy a group of communist partisans. On the way they met some supernatural phenomena, and the action itself went very badly because the ...
Style: psychological, stylized, bleak, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, military, state affairs, life is a bitch, danger, war, battles, military life, soldier, political unrest, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 90s, 40s, year 1943 ...
Place: former yugoslavia, bosnia, croatia, bosnia herzegovina, yugoslavia ...
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 7.0
 14K
Days of Glory (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Algeria, France, Morocco, Belgium
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During WWII, four North African men enlist in the French army to liberate that country from Nazi oppression, and to fight French discrimination.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, battles, war, self esteem, french, algerian, heroes, society, politics, prejudice, nazi, justice ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1943 ...
Place: france, africa, italy, algeria, europe ...
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The 25th Reich (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1943, five US soldiers are recruited by the OSS for a time travel mission to save the world from the tyranny of Hitler's 25th Reich.
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, psychotronic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, adventure, time machine, chaos, world war two, military, soldier, killer robot, military base, nazi, ufo, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 20th century, future, 1940s, 40s, year 1944 ...
Place: australia
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 7.4
 14K
A Hidden Life (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II and is executed by them in 1943. Opening at Jägerstätter’s home in Austria’s countryside, the film follows Franz and his wife, Fani, ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, captivating, based on true events
Plot: clergy, world war two, courtroom, nazi germany, love, treason, arrest, husband wife relationship, lawyer, humiliation, interrogation, torture ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1942, year 1941, year 1939
Place: austria, berlin germany
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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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The Two Marshals (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seconda Guerra Mondiale. Antonio Capurro, un ladruncolo travestito da prete, viene arrestato dal maresciallo Cottone. In seguito, durante un bombardamento il lestofante riesce a impossessarsi della divisa del poliziotto, lasciandogli l'abito ...
Plot: jewish woman, thief, fake identity, nazi, friendship, world war two, wedding, police inspector, fake priest, bombing, carabinieri, nazi occupation ...
Time: year 1943
Place: italy
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The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1843, Dickens was a literary rock star, but struggling financially after the slow sales of his previous novel, Martin Chuzzlewit. Seized with the vision of a story that would fire the hearts of humanity, Dickens pitched his publishers A Christmas ...
Style: thought provoking, feel good, humorous, captivating
Plot: christmas, father son relationship, publisher, debt, poverty, writing, inspiration, writer's block, sleeping, friend, book, charles dickens ...
Time: victorian england, 19th century, 1800s, year 1943
Place: london, new york, turkey
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 5.7
 2K
The Magus (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A teacher on a Greek island becomes involved in bizarre mind-games with the island's magus (magician) and a beautiful young woman.
Style: mind bending, psychological, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: island, mind game, tarot card, greek island, tarot cards, mystery, redemption, mental illness, danger, riddles and clues, teachers and students, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1914, year 1941, 1910s, year 1943
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Philadelphia Experiment II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married and have a child. David awakes, in agony, ...
Style: futuristic, offbeat, mind bending, serious, stylized
Plot: time travel, world war two, ak 47, experiment, space and aliens, imaginary, adventure, escapades, heroes, getting home, heroic mission, future dystopia ...
Time: 1940s, future, 80s, year 1993, year 1984 ...
Place: germany, europe
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Ivan's Childhood (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, meditative, psychological ...
Plot: world war two, orphan, war, anti war, red army, youth, heroes, battles, german, boy, child execution, child spy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, soviet union, berlin germany, japan
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The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WWII, it is a propaganda nightmare for the allies. The generals are all 1 star and refuse to take orders from each other in order to plan an escape. Harry Frigg is a private who has escaped from the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Plot: world war two, escape, villa, military life, prison, danger, anti hero, heroic mission, palaces castles and temples, hidden identity, captivity, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1943
Place: italy, london, tunisia
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The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Near the end of World War II, Maria marries Hermann, who is immediately sent off to battle. When the war concludes, Maria believes that Hermann is dead. She starts working at an Allied bar, where she meets American soldier Bill. They start a ...
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, serious, surreal ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, world war two, love triangle, post war, couples, lovers reunited, rise to the top, romance, battle of the sexes, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1950s ...
Place: germany, europe, west germany, berlin germany, canada
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The Sea Wolves (1980)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This true story follows the exploits of a top secret British military mission to destroy Nazi radio ships in a neutral harbor during WWII. The daring plan is led by British Intelligence officers Col. Lewis Pugh (Gregory Peck) and Capt. Gavin Stewart ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, espionage, battles, british intelligence, heroic mission, war, ship, danger, military, seaport, undercover, battle ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 80s ...
Place: india, asia, germany, portugal, england
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 7.3
 46K
Detroit (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens' uprisings in the history of the United States.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, based on true events, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: murder, racism, police brutality, police violence, injustice, rebellion, friendship, death, justice, tragic event, racial tension, chaos ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1943, year 1969, year 1967
Place: detroit, michigan
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