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, tense and exciting films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, father son relationship, cigarette smoking, friendship, love, telephone call, death, train, mother daughter relationship and flashback plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
year 1962
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year 1962 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1962: The Old Man & the Gun (2018), Unstrung Heroes (1995), Call the Midwife (2012), Green Book (2018), First Man (2018), Pink Lightning (1991), LBJ (2016), The Girl in the Dovecote (1990), Walking with the Enemy (2013), Killing Kennedy (2013).

List of year 1962 movies

The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, tense
Plot: heist, prison escape, bank robber, investigation, horse ranch, fbi, bank, bank robbery, police detective, crimes, love, escapades ...
Time: year 1966, year 1979, year 1963, year 1958, year 1955 ...
Place: texas, oklahoma, missouri, dallas texas, montana ...
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The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli M?ki (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Finland, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Summer 1962 and Olli Mäki has a shot at the world championship title in featherweight boxing. From the Finnish countryside to the bright lights of Helsinki, everything has been prepared for his fame and fortune. All Olli has to do is lose weight ...
Style: factual, exciting, captivating, tense, rough ...
Plot: boxing, love, boxer, athlete, training, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pressure, boxing match, boxer shorts, girlfriend, publicity, kiss ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962
Place: finland, helsinki finland
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Unstrung Heroes (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Steven Lidz, unhappy with his home life since his mother got sick, goes and lives with his two crazy Uncles. There he changes and gets closer to his Uncles, but his parents want him home even though he is finally happy and popular. Written by Todd ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, mental illness, family problems, couples, solace, unfulfillment, family relations, love and romance, parents and children, single parent ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
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Call the Midwife (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Drama following the lives of a group of midwives working in the poverty-stricken East End of London during the 1950s, based on the best-selling memoirs of Jennifer Worth.
Style: sincere, stylized, serious, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nun, convent, nurse, death, midwife, child birth, workplace problem, family life, family relations, coworker, friends, best friends ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1963, year 1961 ...
Place: england, london, europe
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 8.3
 177K
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: feel good, uplifting, road movie, captivating, funny ...
Plot: racism, friendship, musician, interracial friendship, prejudice, chauffeur, travel, driver, pianist, friendship between men, black american, italian american ...
Time: 1960s, 2010s, year 1962, 60s
Place: america, bronx new york city, southern usa, kentucky, manhattan new york city
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 7.4
 113K
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: suspense, based on true events
Plot: moon, space travel, nasa, death of daughter, astronaut, space mission, moon landing, test pilot, cancer, wife, engineer, historical event ...
Time: 1960s, year 1964, year 1968, year 1965, year 1969 ...
Place: florida, houston texas
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 5.5
 106
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: female protagonist, small town, friendship, marriage, fiance fiancee relationship, female friendship, coming of age, convertible, teenage girl, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend ...
Time: year 1962, 1950s, 1960s
Place: california
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 6.5
 4K
LBJ (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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: racism, u.s. president, urination, memory, dream, oval office, tv news, black american, american south, ranch, letter, flash forward ...
Time: year 1965, year 1960, year 1959, year 1964, year 1968 ...
Place: wyoming, dallas texas, west virginia, georgia, texas ...
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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, attic, older man younger woman, kidnapping, teenage girl, bus driver
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: realistic, bleak, emotional, serious
Plot: holocaust, family relations, wartime life, chases and races, ghetto, hidden identity, race against time, danger, dishonesty, defiant, war, forceful separation ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1993, year 1975, year 1944 ...
Place: hungary, europe, switzerland, russia, germany ...
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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: white house, hitman, assassination, politics, kennedy assassination, americana, democrat, deadly, head of state, administration, couple relations, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, 1960s, year 1963
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas, russia, washington d.c.
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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, frigidity, sexual revolution, misunderstanding, premature ejaculation, newlywed, undressing someone, wedding dress, unhappiness, holding hands, happiness, newlyweds ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962, year 1975, year 2007
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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: kidnapping, cell, fistfight, fainting, fire, sideburns, doctor, laboratory, butler, fainting woman, immortality, blood transfusion ...
Time: year 1962
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 5.9
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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: demonstration, xenophobia, cold war, elevator, map, dancing, paranoia, jazz musician, clairvoyant, whale, poet, emigration ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s
Place: helsinki finland, prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, finland ...
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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: war correspondent, board of directors, newspaper, journalist, train, piano, mistaken identity, alcoholic, prank, apology, fired from the job, lie ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962
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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: female spy, burial, treasure, underwater scene, german, female in swimsuit, sniper rifle, frenchman, monocle, sculptor, twist the dance, binoculars ...
Time: year 1962
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 5.0
 310
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: love, storm at sea, doctor, wedding, rowing, rain, catastrophe, fear, panic, screaming, flood, heroism ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s
Place: hamburg germany
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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, biting, disturbing, romantic, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: creature, love story, laboratory, supernatural, cold war, sign language, interracial friendship, female full frontal nudity, escape, interspecies romance, rescue, captive ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962
Place: baltimore, maryland, united states, pittsburgh, soviet union
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 6.1
 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: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: youth, coming of age, best friends, teenage life, obsessive quest, friends, international crisis, politics, teenager, teenage girl, road trip, jail ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: cross country, usa, 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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: white house, nuclear threat, politics, cold war, war, state affairs, save the day, danger, save the world, undercover, chaos, race against time ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: latin america, cuba, 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, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, teenage life, society, serial killer, coming of age, life is a bitch, crime, parents and children, family relations, murderous pair, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1966, year 1962, year 1976
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: sincere, serious, touching, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: marriage, old woman, anniversary, piano, slide projector, german shepherd, promise, secret, apology, dancing, crying man, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1962
Place: usa, england, 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: serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, deadly, danger, soldier, chase, motorcycle chase, supernatural, race against time, imaginary, escapades, superhuman powers, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1962, year 2012
Place: canada
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 8.3
 24K
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, emotional, compassionate ...
Plot: autism, against the odds, human spirit, female protagonist, scientist, inventions and discoveries, mother daughter relationship, disability, ambition, panic attack, teacher, mentally challenged ...
Time: 20th century, year 1966, 1960s, 1950s, year 1970 ...
Place: new hampshire, usa, boston, harvard university, arizona
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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: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: working class, school, prostitute, siblings relations, immigrants, family in crisis, idealism, social differences, society, human nature, small town life, hopes ...
Time: 50s, year 1961, year 1958, year 1963, 1950s ...
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: sentimental, touching, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love triangle, small town, coming of age, friendship, discrimination, pregnancy, first love, locket, teenage life, small town life, fall in love, friends ...
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, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, mutant, cia, cold war, save the day, vengeance, supernatural power, superhuman, adventure, supernatural ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1944 ...
Place: battleship, oxford university, usa, mine, poland ...
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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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: prank, cafe, on the road, ghost, small town life, eccentric family, human spirit, disorder, family life, single parent, youth, small town ...
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, rough, serious ...
Plot: espionage, betrayal, cold war, kgb, nato, cia, state affairs, secret agents, chases and races, undercover, rebellion, double agent ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: cuba, new york, france, usa, latin america ...
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 7.3
 50K
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: suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, serious, sincere ...
Plot: politics, president, cold war, military, nuclear threat, white house, nuclear, head of state, political unrest, political intrigue, un, undercover ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962
Place: usa, cuba, soviet union, pentagon, manhattan new york city ...
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