1961

The Innocents

The Innocents

The Innocents
IMDb: 7.8
100 min

A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.

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Something Wild

Something Wild

Something Wild
IMDb: 6.8
112 min

A young rape victim tries desperately to pick up the pieces of her life, only to find herself at the mercy of a would-be rescuer.

Genre: Drama
Barabbas

Barabbas

Barabbas
IMDb: 6.9
137 min

Epic account of the thief Barabbas, who was spared crucifixion when Pilate manipulated the crowd into pardoning him, rather than Jesus. Struggling with his spirituality, Barabbas goes through many ordeals leading him to the gladiatorial arena, where he tries to win his freedom and confront his inner demons, ultimately becoming a follower of the man who was crucified in his place.

Divorce Italian Style

Divorce Italian Style

Divorce Italian Style
IMDb: 8.1
105 min

A married Sicilian baron falls in love with his cousin and vows to wed her, but with divorce illegal he must concoct a crime of passion to do away with his wife.

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Mysterious Island

Mysterious Island

Mysterious Island
IMDb: 6.8
101 min

During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home. Sequel to \'20,000 Leagues Under the Sea\' .

Pocketful of Miracles

Pocketful of Miracles

Pocketful of Miracles
IMDb: 7.2
136 min

Damon Runyon\'s fairytale, sweet and funny, is told by director Frank Capra. Boozy, brassy Apple Annie, a beggar with a basket of apples, is as much as part of downtown New York as old Broadway itself. Bootlegger Dave the Dude is a sucker for her apples --- he thinks they bring him luck. But Dave and girlfriend Queenie Martin need a lot more than luck when it turns out that Annie is in a jam and only they can help: Annie\'s daughter Louise, who has lived all her life in a Spanish convent, is coming to America with a Count and his son. The count\'s son wants to marry Louise, who thinks her mother is part of New York society. It\'s up to Dave and Queenie and their Runyonesque cronies to turn Annie into a lady and convince the Count and his son that they are hobnobbing with New York\'s elite.

One Two Three

One Two Three

One Two Three
IMDb: 7.9
115 min

C.R. MacNamara will do anything to get a promotion within the Coca-Cola company, including looking after boss W.P. Hazeltine\'s rebellious teenage daughter, Scarlett. When Scarlett visits Berlin, where C.R. is stationed, she reveals that she is married to a communist named Otto Piffl -- and C.R. recognizes that Otto\'s anti-establishment stance will clash with his boss\'s own political views, possibly jeopardizing his promotion.

Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg
IMDb: 8.2
186 min

In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning and his defense attorney Hans Rolfe, but also from the widow of a Nazi general, an idealistic U.S. Army captain and reluctant witness Irene Wallner.

Genre: Best History
The Errand Boy

The Errand Boy

The Errand Boy
IMDb: 6.5
92 min

Paramutual Pictures wants to know where all the money is going so they hire Morty to be their spy. Morty works for Mr. Sneak and gets a job in the mail room so that he can have access to the lot. But all that Morty ever finds is that he can cause havoc no matter what he does.

Genre: Comedy, Family
Blue Hawaii

Blue Hawaii

Blue Hawaii
IMDb: 6.1
102 min

Chad Gates has just gotten out of the Army, and is happy to be back in Hawaii with his surf-board, his beach buddies, and his girlfriend.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back
IMDb: 7.2
107 min

Rock Hudson and Doris Day are together again! Jerry Webster (Hudson) and Carol Templeton (Day) are rival Madison Avenue advertising executives who each dislike each other’s methods. After he steals a client out from under her cute little nose, revenge prompts her to infiltrate his secret \"VIP\" campaign in order to persuade the mystery product’s scientist to switch to her firm.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Summer and Smoke

Summer and Smoke

Summer and Smoke
IMDb: 6.9
118 min

In a small Mississippi town in 1916, an eccentric spinster battles her romantic yearnings for the randy boy next door. A 1961 film, adapted from a Tennessee Williams play, starring Geraldine Page, Laurence Harvey, John McIntire, Una Merkel and Rita Moreno.

Hercules in the Haunted World

Hercules in the Haunted World

Hercules in the Haunted World
IMDb: 6.3
91 min

Upon his return from battle in the previous film, the great warrior Hercules learns that his lover, Daianara, has lost her senses. Acording of the oracle Medea, Dianara\'s only hope is the Stone of Forgetfulness which lies deep in the realm of Hades. Hercules, with two companions, Theseus and Telemachus, embarks on a dangerous quest for the stone, while he is unaware that Dianara\'s guardian, King Lico, is the one responsible for her condition and plots to have the girl for himself as his bride upon her revival.

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Bachelor in Paradise

Bachelor in Paradise

Bachelor in Paradise
IMDb: 6.4
109 min

A. J. Niles is the author of a series of \'Bachelor Books\'. These books describe the romantic life of a bachelor in various cities of the world. But when he runs into trouble with the I.R.S. for back taxes, he needs to write another book fast, to pay them. His publisher decides a book about life in the American suburbs would be a hit, and settles him into Paradise Cove. One bachelor plus lonely housewives equals many angry husbands.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Day the Earth Caught Fire

The Day the Earth Caught Fire

The Day the Earth Caught Fire
IMDb: 7.1
98 min

British reporters suspect an international cover-up of a global disaster in progress... and they\'re right. Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have caused the orbit of the Earth to alter, sending it hurtling towards the sun.

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Too Late Blues

Too Late Blues

Too Late Blues
IMDb: 6.8
103 min

Ghost is an idealogical musician who would rather play his blues in the park to the birds than compromise himself.

The Comancheros

The Comancheros

The Comancheros
IMDb: 6.9
105 min

Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.

The Mask

The Mask

The Mask
IMDb: 5.9
83 min

A young archaeologist believes he is cursed by a mask that causes him to have weird nightmares and possibly to murder. Before committing suicide, he mails the mask to his psychiatrist, Dr. Barnes, who is soon plunged into the nightmare world of the mask.

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El Cid

El Cid

El Cid
IMDb: 7.2
182 min

Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz (\"El Cid\" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.

West Side Story

West Side Story

West Side Story
IMDb: 7.5
152 min

In the slums of the upper West Side of Manhattan, New York, a gang of Polish-American teenagers called the Jets compete with a rival gang of recently immigrated Puerto Ricans, the Sharks, to \"own\" the neighborhood streets. Tensions are high between the gangs but two kids, one from each rival gang, fall in love leading to tragedy.

Through a Glass Darkly

Through a Glass Darkly

Through a Glass Darkly
IMDb: 8.1
91 min

Karin hopes to recover from her recent stay at a mental hospital by spending the summer at her family\'s cottage on a tiny island. Her husband, Martin, cares for her but is frustrated by her physical withdrawal. Her younger brother, Minus, is confused by Karin\'s vulnerability and his own budding sexuality. Their father, David, cannot overcome his haughty remoteness. Beset by visions, Karin descends further into madness.

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King of Kings

King of Kings

King of Kings
IMDb: 7.0
168 min

Who is Jesus, and why does he impact all he meets? He is respected and reviled, emulated and accused, beloved, betrayed, and finally crucified. Yet that terrible fate would not be the end of the story.

Genre: Drama
Splendor in the Grass

Splendor in the Grass

Splendor in the Grass
IMDb: 7.8
124 min

A fragile Kansas girl\'s unrequited and forbidden love for a handsome young man from the town\'s most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness.

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Breakfast at Tiffany’s
IMDb: 7.7
115 min

Fortune hunter Holly Golightly finds herself captivated by aspiring writer Paul Varjak, who\'s moved into her building on a wealthy woman\'s dime. As romance blooms between Paul and Holly, Doc Golightly shows up on the scene, revealing Holly\'s past.

Paris Blues

Paris Blues

Paris Blues
IMDb: 6.7
98 min

Ram Bowen and Eddie Cook are two expatriate jazz musicians living in Paris where, unlike America at the time, Jazz musicians are celebrated and racism is a non-issue. When they meet and fall in love with two young American girls, Lillian and Connie, who are vacationing in France, Ram and Eddie must decide whether they should move back to America with them, or stay in Paris for the freedom it allows them. Ram, who wants to be a serious composer, finds Paris more exciting than America and is reluctant to give up his music for a relationship, and Eddie wants to stay for the city\'s more tolerant racial atmosphere.

The Hustler

The Hustler

The Hustler
IMDb: 8.0
134 min

Fast Eddie Felson is a small-time pool hustler with a lot of talent but a self-destructive attitude. His bravado causes him to challenge the legendary Minnesota Fats to a high-stakes match.

A Taste of Honey

A Taste of Honey

A Taste of Honey
IMDb: 7.5
100 min

Focuses on a working class girl who is struggling to create a life for herself with her gay co-worker after becoming pregnant from a one-night stand with a black sailor.

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Night Tide

Night Tide

Night Tide
IMDb: 6.4
84 min

Sailor Johnny (Dennis Hopper) falls in love with carnival-girl Mora (Linda Lawson), despite warnings that Mora is a \"jinx\" who has brought about the deaths of two previous suitors.

Pit and the Pendulum

Pit and the Pendulum

Pit and the Pendulum
IMDb: 7.1
80 min

Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the most brutal torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to believe. After some investigating he finds out that it was extreme fear that was fatal to his sister and that she may have been buried alive!

Victim

Victim

Victim
IMDb: 7.7
90 min

A prominent lawyer goes after a blackmailer who threatens gay men with exposure in a time when homosexual acts were still being illegal. But he\'s gay himself.

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Fanny

Fanny

Fanny
IMDb: 6.9
134 min

Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe\'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave on a 5-year voyage, Fanny, a girl he grew up with, reveals that she is in love with him, and he discovers that he is in love with her. He must choose between an exciting life at sea, and a boring life with the woman he loves. And Fanny must choose between keeping the man she loves, and letting him live the life he seems to want.

The Parent Trap

The Parent Trap

The Parent Trap
IMDb: 7.1
129 min

Two identical twin sisters, separated at birth by their parents\' divorce, are reunited years later at a summer camp, where they scheme to bring their parents back together. The girls, one of whom has been living with their mother and the other with their father, switch places after camp and go to work on their plan, the first objective being to scare off a gold-digger pursuing their father.

Last Year at Marienbad

Last Year at Marienbad

Last Year at Marienbad
IMDb: 7.8
95 min

Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.

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The Young Savages

The Young Savages

The Young Savages
IMDb: 6.9
103 min

A district attorney investigates the racially charged case of three teenagers accused of the murder of a blind Puerto Rican boy.

On the Double

On the Double

On the Double
IMDb: 6.5
92 min

American GI Ernie Williams, admittedly weak-kneed, has an uncanny resemblance to British Colonel MacKenzie. Williams, also a master of imitation and disguise, is asked to impersonate the Colonel, ostensibly to allow the Colonel to make a secret trip East. What Williams is not told is that the Colonel has recently been a target of assassins. After the Colonel\'s plane goes down, the plan changes and Williams maintains the disguise to confuse the Nazis about D-Day.

Viridiana

Viridiana

Viridiana
IMDb: 8.2
90 min

Viridinia is preparing to start her life as a nun when she is sent, somewhat unwillingly, to visit to her aging uncle, Don Jaime. He supports her; but the two have met only once. Jaime thinks Viridinia resembles his dead wife. Virdinia has secretly despised this man all her life and finds her worst fears proven when Jaime grows determined to seduce his pure niece. Viridinia becomes undone as her uncle upends the plans she had made to join the convent.

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Atlantis, the Lost Continent

Atlantis, the Lost Continent

Atlantis, the Lost Continent
IMDb: 5.6
90 min

A Greek Fisherman brings an Atlantean Princess back to her homeland which is the mythical city of Atlantis. He is enslaved for his trouble. The King is being manipulated by an evil sorcerer who is bent on using a natural resource of Atlantis to take over the world. The Atlanteans, or rather the slaves of Atlantis, are forced to mine a crystalline material which absorbs the suns rays. These crystals can then be used for warmth. The misuse of science has created weapons out of the crystals that can fire a heat ray to destroy whatever it touches.

The Guns of Navarone

The Guns of Navarone

The Guns of Navarone
IMDb: 7.5
158 min

A team of allied saboteurs are assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers.

Yojimbo

Yojimbo

Yojimbo
IMDb: 8.2
110 min

A nameless ronin, or samurai with no master, enters a small village in feudal Japan where two rival businessmen are struggling for control of the local gambling trade. Taking the name Sanjuro Kuwabatake, the ronin convinces both silk merchant Tazaemon and sake merchant Tokuemon to hire him as a personal bodyguard, then artfully sets in motion a full-scale gang war between the two ambitious and unscrupulous men.

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The Long Absence

The Long Absence

The Long Absence
IMDb: 6.9
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Therese, a café owner, mourns the mysterious disappearance of her husband sixteen years earlier. A tramp arrives in the town and she believes him to be her husband. But he is suffering from amnesia and she tries to bring back his memory of earlier times.

Pleins feux sur l’assassin

Pleins feux sur l’assassin

Pleins feux sur l’assassin
IMDb: 6.5
95 min

An old count hides just before he dies to annoy his heirs. The heirs search a manor for the count\'s body and are killed off one by one. Jean-Marie, his fiancée Micheline, and Edwige investigate the deaths and search for the count\'s body.

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Genre: Drama, Mystery
One-Eyed Jacks

One-Eyed Jacks

One-Eyed Jacks
IMDb: 7.1
141 min

Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for revenge. Dad is now a respectable sheriff in California, and has been living in fear of Rio\'s return.

The Absent-Minded Professor

The Absent-Minded Professor

The Absent-Minded Professor
IMDb: 6.8
96 min

Hailed as one of Walt Disney\'s most hilarious comedies, The Absent-Minded Professor contains two essential elements for laughter - Fred MacMurray and Flubber, his gravity-defying formula for flying rubber!

Gorgo

Gorgo

Gorgo
IMDb: 5.6
78 min

When an undersea volcano sends tremors throughout the Atlantic, aquatic creatures come out of hiding. Merchant seamen Joe Ryan and partner Sam Slade harness the most unusual of the lot, a massive beast that looks like a Tyrannosaurus Rex. The enterprising sailors deliver their quarry to a British circus, but it turns out that the animal is a newborn. And, when his much larger mother arrives in London to rescue her son, the city feels her wrath.

101 Dalmatians

101 Dalmatians

101 Dalmatians
IMDb: 7.2
79 min

When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour
IMDb: 6.6
64 min

A young female designer is on the brink of an affair with a married male executive at the company where she works. The film tells the story of their illicit lunch hour rendezvous.

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Genre: Comedy
Doctor Blood’s Coffin

Doctor Blood’s Coffin

Doctor Blood’s Coffin
IMDb: 4.9
92 min

People are mysteriously disappearing near a remote Cornish village, where a scientist is experimenting with reviving the dead.

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Genre: Horror
Payroll

Payroll

Payroll
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

A vicious gang of crooks plan to steal the wages of a local factory, but their carefully laid plans go wrong, when the factory employs an armoured van to carry the cash. The gang still go ahead with the robbery, but when the driver of the armoured van is killed in the raid, his wife plans revenge, and with the police closing in, the gang start to turn on each other.

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The Devil’s Messenger

The Devil’s Messenger

The Devil’s Messenger
IMDb: 4.8
72 min

In this feature version of the Swedish TV series \"13 Demon Street,\" a 50,000-year-old woman is found frozen in an ice field, and a man\'s death is foretold in dreams.

Genre: Horror
The Children’s Hour

The Children’s Hour

The Children’s Hour
IMDb: 7.8
107 min

A troublemaking student at a girl\'s school accuses two teachers of being lesbians.

The Misfits

The Misfits

The Misfits
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

While filing for a divorce, beautiful ex-stripper Roslyn Taber ends up meeting aging cowboy-turned-gambler Gay Langland and former World War II aviator Guido Racanelli. The two men instantly become infatuated with Roslyn and, on a whim, the three decide to move into Guido\'s half-finished desert home together. When grizzled ex-rodeo rider Perce Howland arrives, the unlikely foursome strike up a business capturing wild horses.