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, touching, exciting, captivating and tense films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, father son relationship, friendship, family relations, flashback, telephone, cigarette smoking, love, police officer and death plots mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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year 1962 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1962: The Incredibles (2004), Silver City (1984), Hidden Figures (2016), The Man in the High Castle (2015), Zombi Child (2019), Outside the Law (2010), The Old Man & the Gun (2018), Unstrung Heroes (1995), Call the Midwife (2012), Green Book (2018).

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, brat, forgery, newspaper, pianist, haunted by the past, actress, jealousy ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1910s, 30s, 60s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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The Incredibles (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, secret identity, adventure, good versus evil, superhuman powers, heroes, disney, family, secret, villain, parents and children, lawsuit ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s, year 1962
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Silver City (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After World War II, 4,000 Polish families came to Australia. They were Jews, Fascists, anti-Communists, and others dispossessed. In a large hostel, where even married men and women were housed in separate barracks, the adults lived for two years ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: immigrants, world war two, fall in love, infidelity, post world war two, australian, love and romance, couples, love triangle, pregnancy, friendship, society ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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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, exciting, sincere, factual, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, mathematics, nasa, discrimination, space program, african american woman, racial segregation, genius, scientist, prejudice, black woman, strong female character ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1961, 20th century, year 1962
Place: langley virginia, usa, virginia
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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: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: alternate reality, espionage, fascism, betrayal, intrigue, rivalry, working undercover, disorder, dishonesty, political intrigue, secret agents, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, japan, berlin germany, san francisco, cuba ...
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Zombi Child (2019)
Genre: Fantasy
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, handball, classroom, cemetery, funeral, shower, singing, piano, candle, voodoo, motorcycle ...
Time: 2010s, year 1962, year 1980
Place: haiti
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Outside the Law (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Algeria, Belgium, Tunisia, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: After losing their family home in Algeria in the 1920s, three brothers and their mother are scattered across the globe. Messaoud joins the French army fighting in Indochina; Abdelkader becomes a leader of the Algerian independence movement in France ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: police brutality, war crime, revenge, political unrest, military, family relations, society, battles, politics, injustice, eviction, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 50s, 60s, 40s ...
Place: algeria, france, africa, europe, north africa
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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, tense, exciting, humorous
Plot: heist, prison escape, bank robber, investigation, bank robbery, smiling, fbi, false name, bank, police detective, crimes, love ...
Time: 80s, year 1942, year 1944, 20th century, year 1956 ...
Place: texas, oklahoma, california, missouri, st. louis missouri ...
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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, captivating, exciting, tense, touching ...
Plot: boxing, love, athlete, training, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pressure, boxing match, publicity, doctor, camera, wedding, marriage proposal ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 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, family relations, terminal illness, mental illness, love and romance, parents and children, unfulfillment, eccentric family, family problems, couples, family life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: los angeles
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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: touching, sincere, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nun, convent, midwife, nurse, childbirth, child birth, family relations, friends, family life, nursing, pregnancy, doctor ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1960s, 60s, year 1961 ...
Place: england, london, europe
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Green Book (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, China
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: uplifting, captivating, feel good, funny, light ...
Plot: friendship, racism, interracial friendship, blacks and whites, friend, musician, chauffeur, prejudice, driver, journey, travel, american south ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962, 2010s
Place: bronx new york city, southern usa, kentucky, manhattan new york city, new york ...
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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, factual, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: moon landing, space exploration, space mission, test pilot, astronaut, space travel, moon, nasa, historical event, human in outer space, husband wife relationship, loss of child ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1963, year 1965, year 1961 ...
Place: houston texas, usa, florida, california
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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: best friend, female friendship, coming of age, friendship between women, engagement, convertible, road trip, teenage girl, small town, female protagonist, fiance fiancee relationship, marriage ...
Time: year 1962, 60s, 1950s, 1960s, 50s
Place: california
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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.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: political, politics, kennedy assassination, husband wife relationship, assassination, civil rights, vice president, u.s. congress, president, society, debate, baby boy ...
Time: year 1960, 1960s, 60s, year 1961, year 1965 ...
Place: washington d.c., texas, wyoming, west virginia, georgia ...
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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: forbidden love, age difference, bus driver, attic, teenage girl, kidnapping, alcoholic father, 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, emotional, realistic, based on true events, serious
Plot: holocaust, family relations, wartime life, war, danger, concentration camp, defiant, life is a bitch, confined, world war two, betrayal, chases and races ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 21st century, 80s ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, budapest, new york ...
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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: politics, assassination, kennedy assassination, head of state, couple relations, deadly, state affairs, assassination of president, american politics, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, white house ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 1960s, year 1962
Place: usa, washington d.c., texas, russia, dallas texas
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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, marriage, male virgin, sexual abuse, sexual revolution, misunderstanding ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 2007, year 1975, year 1962
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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, cell, kidnapping, fainting woman, blood transfusion, immortality, fistfight, needle, lovecraftian, key, laboratory, doctor ...
Time: year 1962
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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 ...
Style: melancholic, sentimental, suspenseful, exciting, sincere
Plot: cold war, missing person, love, musician, aunt niece relationship, listening to music, dancing, female director, elevator, map, paranoia, guitar ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1962
Place: helsinki finland, prague czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia ...
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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: newspaper, train, journalist, love triangle, lie, fired from the job, prank, apology, war correspondent, newspaper editor, board of directors, suicide attempt ...
Time: 60s, 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: treasure, monocle, rolls royce, twist the dance, spy, world war two, gunshot, aerial bombardment, russian spy, director cameo, burial, sculptor ...
Time: year 1962
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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, love, doctor, wedding, storm at sea, flood, rowing, heroism, couples, screaming, parody, rain ...
Time: year 1962, 60s, 1960s
Place: hamburg germany
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The Shape of Water (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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: biting, touching, fairy tale, ambiguous ending, disturbing ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: female full frontal nudity, interspecies sex, sign language, laboratory, cold war, escape, creature, healing power, supernatural, interracial friendship, love story, rescue ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: baltimore, maryland, united states, usa, pittsburgh ...
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Dear Eleanor (2016)
Genre: 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: coming of age, cross country, youth, friends, international crisis, teenage life, obsessive quest, best friends, road trip, teenage girl, kennedy family, archive footage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, colorado, america
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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: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: white house, nuclear threat, politics, cold war, ultimatum, government agency, ego clash, leadership, chaos, race against time, save the world, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: latin america, usa, cuba
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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, gloomy ...
Plot: pedophile, murder, psychopath, sexual abuse, child abuse, investigation, juvenile delinquency, youth, life is a bitch, teenage life, society, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1976, year 1966, year 1962
Place: germany, europe
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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, apology, promise, old woman, aging, haunted by the past, elderly, family secrets, family secret, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962
Place: england, usa, switzerland, tokyo
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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, deadly, race against time, soldier, danger, escapades, arctic, imaginary, heroes, graphic violence, motorcycle chase, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, year 1962
Place: canada
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