Year 1962 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1962 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, talky, dramatic and psychological films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, friendship, father son relationship, cigarette smoking, death, mentor, drinking, telephone call, photograph and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
year 1962
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year 1962 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1962: On Chesil Beach (2017), The Shape of Water (2017), Animal House (1978), The Eye of the Monocle (1962), Thirteen Days (2000), A Single Man (2009), The Two Faces of January (2014), The Women on the 6th Floor (2010), First Man (2018), Green Book (2018).

List of year 1962 movies

On Chesil Beach (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1962 England, a young couple finds their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night.
Plot: sexual abuse, sexual revolution, misunderstanding, frigidity, premature ejaculation, newlywed, newlyweds, naivete, awkwardness, embarrassment, violin, virgin ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962, year 2007, year 1975
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The Shape of Water (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.
Style: fairy tale, ambiguous ending, biting, romantic, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: cold war, love story, sign language, scientist, supernatural, laboratory, creature, interspecies romance, female full frontal nudity, escape, rescue, captive ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962
Place: baltimore, soviet union, pittsburgh, united states, maryland
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 7.6
 101K
Animal House (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.
Style: humorous, funny, witty, not serious, light ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, rebelliousness, college freshman, looking for sex, chaos and mayhem, sex, rivalry, youth, probation, beer, revenge, party ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 80s
Place: pennsylvania
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The Eye of the Monocle (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1943, a German commando conceals a large quantity of gold in an undersea cave on the coast of Corsica. Years later, Schlumpf, the sole survivor of the commando, returns to Corsica to recuperate the treasure -- with British and Soviet spies on ...
Plot: spy, binoculars, cigar smoking, world war two, treasure, sculptor, burial, monocle, female in swimsuit, twist the dance, underwater fight, female spy ...
Time: year 1962
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 7.3
 49K
Thirteen Days (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Dramatisation of the Cuban Missile Crisis, the nuclear standoff with the USSR sparked by the discovery by the Americans of missle bases established on the Soviet allied island of Cuba. Shown from the perspective of the US President, John F Kennedy, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: politics, white house, cold war, military, president, nuclear threat, head of state, leadership, usa president, threat, atomic bomb, race against time ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962
Place: usa, cuba, manhattan new york city, washington d.c., soviet union ...
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 7.6
 97K
A Single Man (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will ...
Style: psychological, touching, stylized, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, haunted by the past, gay, tragic love, love and romance, homosexual, death, loneliness, teacher student relationship, depression, gender, suicidal ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, santa monica california, denver colorado
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The Two Faces of January (2014)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who try to flee a foreign country after one of them is caught up in the murder of a private detective.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, murder, on the run, private detective, tour guide, tourist, greek, cons and scams, crime, sailboat, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: europe, greece, turkey, athens greece, istanbul turkey
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The Women on the 6th Floor (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Paris, in the early 1960s. Jean-Louis Joubert is a serious but uptight stockbroker, married to Suzanne, a starchy class-conscious woman and father of two arrogant teenage boys, currently in a boarding school. The affluent man lives a steady yet ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: stock broker, immigrants, self discovery, working class, social differences, society, couples, master and servant, starting over, love affair, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1965, year 1962
Place: france, europe, spain, paris france, egypt ...
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 7.4
 92K
First Man (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
Style: based on true events, suspense
Plot: moon landing, moon, astronaut, nasa, space mission, space travel, death of daughter, historical event, engineer, test pilot, cancer, wife ...
Time: 1960s, year 1964, year 1968, year 1962, year 1965 ...
Place: houston texas, florida
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 8.3
 23K
Green Book (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on ...
Style: road movie, exciting, captivating, touching
Plot: racism, prejudice, musician, travel, friendship, italian american, black american, piano playing, on the road, violence, personal assistant, friend ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962
Place: manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
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 5.5
 104
Pink Lightning (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: California 1962, Five girls: beautiful Sharon, ugly-duckling Andy, nice Poo and hot-to-trot Jill support their best friend Tookie when she prepares to marry her boyfriend Pat. But the two of them realize that they are not prepared to get married, ...
Plot: road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, marriage, friendship, small town, female protagonist, fiance fiancee relationship, best friend, convertible, female friendship, engagement ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s, 1950s
Place: california
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 6.4
 3K
LBJ (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.
Plot: anger, husband wife relationship, little girl, kiss, father son relationship, speech, 13 year old, kiss on the cheek, telephone, telephone call, elevator, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 1960s, year 1961, year 1959, year 1960, year 1962 ...
Place: texas, georgia, dallas texas, wyoming, west virginia ...
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The Girl in the Dovecote (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Anita, a 15 year old teen fells in love with the new neighbor who happens to be twice her age, they romance is stopped by the parents of the girl, the man tells her to hid in a Dovecote until he comes back and they could escape together.
Plot: age difference, forbidden love, kidnapping, teenage girl, bus driver, attic, older man younger woman
Time: year 1962
Place: santiago de chile, chile, santiago chile
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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, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: holocaust, wartime life, against humanity, war, danger, life is a bitch, hidden identity, race against time, confined, dishonesty, family relations, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1980, year 1975, year 1957 ...
Place: hungary, europe, russia, budapest hungary, budapest ...
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Killing Kennedy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Drama documentary based on Bill O'Reilly's and Martin Dugard's 2012 non-fiction book "Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot". It follows the parallel lives of John F. Kennedy and Lee Harvey Oswald from the winter 1959-1960 to ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: kennedy assassination, assassination, hitman, politics, white house, americana, head of state, couple relations, deadly, state affairs, democrat, administration ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, washington d.c., russia, dallas texas, texas
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La marca del muerto (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Mad scientist brings his dead mad scientist grandfather back to life and makes a Frankenstein-type monster out of him.
Plot: fistfight, butler, sideburns, immortality, fainting woman, blood transfusion, cell, scientist, doctor, laboratory, kidnapping, fainting ...
Time: year 1962
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 5.9
 206
August Fools (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, Norway, Czech Republic
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An comedy set in 1960s Helsinki. The story revolves around Elsa, a resolute hatmaker who is in complete control of her life. Besides running her shop, she sometimes doubles as a fortune teller. When Jan, a Czechoslovakian jazz musician and ...
Plot: czech abroad, taking off shoes, defection, hotel receptionist, drinking from a bottle, saxophonist, shop owner, iron curtain, guitar playing, american abroad, being followed, festival ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s
Place: helsinki finland, prague czechoslovakia, finland, czechoslovakia, prague ...
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Baharen Phir Bhi Aayegi (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Drama about inter-class romance in Calcutta
Plot: wallet, war correspondent, whistleblower, board of directors, pianist, bridge collapse, lie, newspaper, train, fired from the job, apology, journalist ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962
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 4.9
 309
Storm tide (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Susanne, a meteorologist Hamburg, has detected signs of an incipient sea storm that could devastate the city. Although given the alarm, local authorities do not listen to their warnings. To ensure the magnitude of the tsunami, Susanne decided to ...
Plot: storm at sea, love, wedding, doctor, jealousy, rain, fear, heroism, screaming, water, panic, rowing ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s
Place: hamburg germany
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 6.0
 1K
Dear Eleanor (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two teenage girls travel across the U.S. in 1962, during the chaos of the Cuban missile crisis, in search of Eleanor Roosevelt.
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, youth, best friends, obsessive quest, friends, teenage life, international crisis, u.s. president, jail, convertible, teenage girl, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: usa, cross country, america, colorado
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The Missiles of October (1974)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Based in part on Robert F. Kennedy's book, "Thirteen Days," this film profiles the Kennedy Administration's actions during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: cold war, politics, nuclear threat, white house, government agency, head of state, leadership, war, race against time, save the day, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: cuba, latin america, usa
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The Child I Never Was (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer dispassionately discusses the nuts and bolts of his grisly avocation, as well as the youthful traumas which helped to mold him into a psychopath, in this disturbing independent drama from Germany, based on the true story of of ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, juvenile delinquency, crime, murderous pair, child abuse, serial killer, sexual abuse, teenage life, crimes, deadly, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962, year 1976, year 1966
Place: germany, europe
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 7.1
 27K
45 Years (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: There is just one week until Kate Mercer's 45th wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body of his first love has been discovered, frozen and preserved in the icy ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, psychological ...
Plot: marriage, german shepherd, slide projector, old woman, anniversary, secret, dancing, piano, promise, apology, crying man, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962
Place: england, usa, switzerland, tokyo
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 4.2
 2K
Ice Soldiers (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A scientist discovers the bodies of three frozen genetically modified Russians buried in the Canadian North. Upon thawing them out he realizes he has unleashed a deadly threat to Western society and must stop them at all costs.
Style: rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, chases and races, supernatural, deadly, soldier, superhuman powers, chase, save the day, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962, year 2012
Place: canada
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 8.3
 23K
Temple Grandin (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who has become one of top scientists in humane livestock handling.
Style: touching, sincere, inspirational, compassionate, emotional ...
Plot: against the odds, autism, human spirit, female protagonist, scientist, mother daughter relationship, disability, ambition, panic attack, genius, inventions and discoveries, mentally challenged ...
Time: 20th century, year 1975, year 1962, year 1981, year 1970 ...
Place: new hampshire, usa, boston, arizona, harvard university
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The Way We Laughed (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Studying to become a teacher in Turin, Italy, Pietro is joined by his older brother, Giovanni, who has moved up from Sicily. While Giovanni is a worker with no schooling, Pietro shows considerable promise in academics, prompting the elder sibling to ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: school, working class, prostitute, immigrants, single parent, human nature, idealism, parents and children, small town, rich and poor, siblings relations, social differences ...
Time: 50s, 1960s, 1950s, year 1964, year 1963 ...
Place: sicily, europe, italy
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The Year My Voice Broke (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Coming-of age feature, set in a New South Wales country town in the 1960s, about a 15 year-old boy. It follows his loves and how he copes with life's problems such as death and departure.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love triangle, small town, friendship, coming of age, locket, first love, discrimination, pregnancy, best friends, coming-of-age, single parent, romance ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962
Place: australia
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X-Men: First Class (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were arch-enemies, they were closest of friends, working together with other mutants ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, mutant, cia, supernatural, save the day, escapades, nuclear threat, russian, mind control, training ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 1940s, year 1944 ...
Place: battleship, usa, mine, poland, switzerland ...
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Waiting for the Light (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former vaudevillian magician (MacLaine) moves her straight-laced niece (Garr) and her two mischievous children to a small town. When the two kids get in trouble with a neighbor for stealing vegetables from his garden, the aunt concocts an illusion ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: prank, family life, on the road, cafe, family relations, ghost, small town, single parent, human spirit, eccentric family, miraculous event, small town life ...
Time: year 1962
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 6.3
 15K
Topaz (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A French intelligence agent becomes embroiled in the Cold War politics first with uncovering the events leading up to the 1962 Cuban Missle Crisis, and then back to France to break up an international Russian spy ring.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, betrayal, cia, nato, kgb, politics, secret agents, chases and races, dishonesty, state affairs, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: cuba, new york, france, europe, russia ...
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