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 serious, realistic, visually appealing, tense, suspenseful and interesting films and TV shows about / with storytelling, catastrophe, death, mentor, cigarette smoking, husband wife relationship, dialogue, murder, dancing and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1962: Hidden Figures (2016), The Man in the High Castle (2015), Zombi Child (2019), The Old Man & the Gun (2018), Pink Lightning (1991), Walking with the Enemy (2013), Killing Kennedy (2013), On Chesil Beach (2017), La marca del muerto (1961), August Fools (2013).

List of year 1962 movies

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two aging film actresses live as virtual recluses in an old Hollywood mansion. Jane Hudson, a successful child star, cares for her crippled sister Blanche, whose career in later years eclipsed that of Jane. Now the two live together, their ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: mental illness, hollywood, old mansion, kidnapping, murder, newspaper, pianist, actress, jealousy, family relations, brat, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1930s, 1910s, 20th century, 30s, year 1935 ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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 7.8
 194K
Hidden Figures (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into ...
Style: inspirational, sincere, exciting, factual, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mathematics, nasa, racism, discrimination, space program, african american woman, racial segregation, sexism, stereotypes, strong female character, genius, scientist ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1961, 20th century, year 1962
Place: virginia, langley virginia, usa
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The Man in the High Castle (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Philip K. Dick's award-winning novel, The Man in the High Castle explores what it would be like if the Allied Powers had lost WWII, and Japan and Germany ruled the United States.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: alternate reality, espionage, fascism, betrayal, resistance, disorder, rivalry, dishonesty, intrigue, political intrigue, working undercover, secret agents ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: usa, japan, berlin germany, san francisco, new york ...
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 6.2
 1K
Zombi Child (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Haiti, 1962: A man is brought back from the dead only to be sent to the living hell of the sugarcane fields. In Paris, 55 years later, at the prestigious Légion d’honneur boarding school, a Haitian girl confesses an old family secret to a group ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: sisterhood, girls' boarding school, voodoo, handball, singing, parisian suburb, candle, shower, funeral, motorcycle, piano, classroom ...
Time: 2010s, year 1962, year 1980
Place: haiti
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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
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, tense, exciting
Plot: heist, prison escape, bank robber, investigation, bank, smiling, fbi, bank robbery, false name, police detective, love, crimes ...
Time: 80s, year 1950, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: texas, missouri, dallas texas, california, milwaukee wisconsin ...
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 5.2
 107
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 friendship, fiance fiancee relationship, convertible, engagement, marriage, best friend, coming of age, teenage girl, friendship between women, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship ...
Time: year 1962, 1950s, 1960s, 60s, 50s
Place: california
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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, based on true events, serious
Plot: holocaust, family relations, war, danger, wartime life, concentration camp, defiant, life is a bitch, confined, world war two, betrayal, ghetto ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944, year 1957 ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, russia, germany ...
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Killing Kennedy (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, 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: tense, realistic, serious, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: assassination, politics, kennedy assassination, head of state, couple relations, deadly, state affairs, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, american politics, assassination of president, hitman ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962, year 1963
Place: usa, washington d.c., dallas texas, texas, russia
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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: newlywed, frigidity, wedding night, husband wife relationship, husband wife conflict, marital problem, newlyweds, male virgin, marriage, sexual revolution, misunderstanding, sexual abuse ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962, year 2007, year 1975
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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: mad scientist, butler, laboratory, scientist, immortality, key, needle, fainting woman, kidnapping, doctor, lovecraftian, sideburns ...
Time: year 1962
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 5.8
 245
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 ...
Style: sentimental, melancholic, sincere, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: missing person, cold war, dancing, love, aunt niece relationship, listening to music, musician, female director, playing guitar, whale, tap dance, photo album ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962, 60s
Place: helsinki finland, prague, prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia, prague czech republic ...
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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: mistaken identity, pianist, train, journalist, wallet, apology, piano, love triangle, newspaper editor, war correspondent, bridge collapse, suicide attempt ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 1960s
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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: cigar smoking, underwater scene, world war two, sculptor, monocle, rolls royce, underwater fight, gunshot, aerial bombardment, director cameo, binoculars, female in swimsuit ...
Time: year 1962
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 5.2
 314
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: catastrophe, wedding, storm at sea, love, doctor, jealousy, water, fear, rain, panic, parody, helicopter ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962, 60s
Place: hamburg germany
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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, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: nuclear threat, white house, politics, cold war, rivalry, save the world, state affairs, leadership, heroes, ego clash, danger, war ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962
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: psychological, serious, bleak, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: pedophile, murder, psychopath, sexual abuse, child abuse, teenage life, life is a bitch, youth, investigation, juvenile delinquency, society, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1966, year 1962, year 1976
Place: germany, europe
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 30K
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: psychological, touching, art house, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: marriage, anniversary, secret, promise, apology, old woman, aging, haunted by the past, elderly, family secret, family secrets, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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: serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, escapades, danger, race against time, deadly, soldier, arctic, supernatural, imaginary, superhuman powers, chase, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1962, year 2012
Place: canada
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 8.3
 27K
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, inspirational, sincere, emotional, compassionate ...
Plot: autism, against the odds, human spirit, female protagonist, scientist, mother daughter relationship, disability, ambition, panic attack, teacher, mentally challenged, genius ...
Time: 20th century, year 1975, year 1970, year 1981, year 1966 ...
Place: new hampshire, boston, usa, 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: school, working class, immigrants, prostitute, human nature, parents and children, family in crisis, social differences, small town life, small town, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 50s, year 1962, year 1960, year 1964, year 1963 ...
Place: sicily, italy, europe
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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, sincere, touching, realistic, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love triangle, small town, coming of age, friendship, pregnancy, discrimination, first love, family relations, locket, teenage life, bittersweet, small town life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, 80s
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, serious, stylized, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, mutant, supernatural power, superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural, superhuman, team, teenage superhero, save the day, training, vengeance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1944 ...
Place: oxford university, usa, eastern europe, poland, las vegas ...
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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, tense, realistic, serious, romantic ...
Plot: murder, on the run, tour guide, private detective, cons and scams, crimes, crime, couples, escapades, dishonesty, chases and races, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: greece, europe, turkey, athens greece, istanbul turkey ...
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 7.7
 136K
Ray (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern ...
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, jazz, musician, pianist, addiction, heroin, blues, civil rights, guilt, african american, music, rags to riches ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 70s, 60s, 30s ...
Place: usa, georgia, st. louis missouri, rome italy, harlem manhattan new york city ...
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A Private Matter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The true story of Romper Room host "Miss Sherri" Finkbine, who, after the devastating effects of thalidomide were discovered in the early 1960s, sparked a firestorm of controversy with her determination to obtain an abortion.
Style: controversial, serious, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, courtroom drama, fighting the system, babies and infants, legal, politics, social differences, doctors and patients, couple relations, human spirit, against the odds ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona
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A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recent high school graduate is faced with two options, either go to a business school where his father wants him to go to, or get a full time job. However he decides to defy his father and go to Hawaii. Trouble is he has no money. Along the way he ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: coming of age, school, friendship, family relations, looking for sex, fall in love, youth, rise to the top, best friends, teenage love, parents and children, high school life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, hawaii, new jersey, california
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Lady in White (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Locked in a school closet during Halloween 1962, young Frank witnesses the ghost of a young girl and the man who murdered her years ago. Shortly afterward he finds himself stalked by the killer and is soon drawn to an old house where a mysterious ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, ghost, halloween, small town, serial killer, maniac, investigation, supernatural, mystery, vengeance, danger, bullying ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, 80s
Place: los angeles, new york
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The Good Shepherd (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Edward Wilson, the only witness to his father's suicide and member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values honor and discretion, qualities that help him to be recruited for a career in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: spy, cold war, cia, double agent, idealism, espionage, betrayal, invasion, suspicion, politics, intrigue, patriotism ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 50s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: cuba, usa, washington d.c., berlin germany, congo ...
Is relevant ?
 5.5
 92K
Ghost Ship (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After discovering a passenger ship missing since 1962 floating adrift on the Bering Sea, salvagers claim the vessel as their own. Once they begin towing the ghost ship towards harbor, a series of bizarre occurrences happen and the group becomes ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, exciting, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, ship, supernatural, slasher, isolation, supernatural horror, survival, shipwreck, danger, gory, death, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, alaska
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In the Mood for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other. More and more the two meet during their daily lives as they determine that they ...
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, contemplative, art house, psychological ...
Plot: love affair, adultery, loneliness, infidelity, forbidden love, newspaper, romance, human nature, marriage, coincidence, neighbor, guilt ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1966
Place: hong kong, japan, singapore, asia, shanghai ...
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