39 Best 20th Century Period Pieces Movies To Watch

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Popular + 20th Century Period Pieces

39 Best 20th Century Period Pieces Movies To Watch

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Happening (2021)

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8.6

Set nearly 60 years ago, this realistically harrowing abortion drama still rings true today

Grave of the Fireflies (1988)

best

8.6

A heartwrenching look at war and the toll it takes on one's humanity

Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (2022)

6.9

A joyously offbeat movie befitting the musician it celebrates

Compartment Number 6 (2021)

7.6

Fans of smart and talky features will find a lot to love in this Cannes-winning film

Argentina, 1985 (2022)

7.9

A gripping courtroom drama tracking the fall of Argentina's military dictatorship

Minari (2021)

7.8

A winning story about the pursuit of the American Dream

RRR (2022)

7.9

An epic Indian action film that packs a mighty punch

Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

7.2

A winning outsider tale set in the Deep South

Millennium Actress (2001)

7.9

An elderly actress recounts her life through films

Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood (2022)

7.2

A wistful and playful throwback to the turbulent 1960s

In This Corner of the World (2016)

7.0

War-torn Hiroshima through the eyes of an everyday but spirited young woman

Rudy (1993)

7.2

The 1993 trophy holder for underdog sports films
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