Search results for "1961"
The Devil’s Messenger

The Devil’s Messenger

The Devil’s Messenger
IMDb: 5.2
72

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 Errand Boy

The Errand Boy

The Errand Boy
IMDb: 6.8
92

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…

Genre: Comedy, Family
Viridiana

Viridiana

Viridiana
IMDb: 8.2
90

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…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Gorgo

Gorgo

Gorgo
IMDb: 5.8
78

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,…

Hercules in the Haunted World

Hercules in the Haunted World

Hercules in the Haunted World
IMDb: 6.9
91

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…

Pleins feux sur l’assassin

Pleins feux sur l’assassin

Pleins feux sur l’assassin
IMDb: 6.2
95

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…

El Cid

El Cid

El Cid
IMDb: 6.7
182

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…

Doctor Blood’s Coffin

Doctor Blood’s Coffin

Doctor Blood’s Coffin
IMDb: 4.9
92

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

Posse from Hell

Posse from Hell

Posse from Hell
IMDb: 6.7
89

Murphy goes after bad guys who shot his friend the sheriff and abducted a local girl. In a plot reminiscent of High Noon, the posse of town blowhards gradually abandons…

Genre: Western
The Colossus of Rhodes

The Colossus of Rhodes

The Colossus of Rhodes
IMDb: 7.7
127

While on holiday in Rhodes, Athenian war hero Darios becomes involved in two different plots to overthrow the tyrannical king, one from Rhodian patriots and the other from sinister Phoenician…

The Man with a Shotgun

The Man with a Shotgun

The Man with a Shotgun
IMDb: 6.5
84

Ryoji, a wanderer, arrives in a remote mountain town, carrying a shotgun and claiming to be a hunter. He quickly becomes embroiled in a web of trouble surrounding the town’s…

Genre: Action, Crime
Underworld U.S.A.

Underworld U.S.A.

Underworld U.S.A.
IMDb: 6.9
99

A bitter young man sets out to get back at the gangsters who murdered his father.

Tokyo Knights

Tokyo Knights

Tokyo Knights
IMDb: 6.9
87

A college student takes over the family business in the field of organised crime.

Genre: Action, Crime
Wild in the Country

Wild in the Country

Wild in the Country
IMDb: 6.5
114

A troubled young man discovers that he has a knack for writing when a counselor encourages him to pursue a literary career.

On the Double

On the Double

On the Double
IMDb: 6.5
92

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…

Blue Hawaii

Blue Hawaii

Blue Hawaii
IMDb: 6.1
102

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.

Barabbas

Barabbas

Barabbas
IMDb: 7.0
137

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…

King of Kings

King of Kings

King of Kings
IMDb: 7.1
168

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…

Pit and the Pendulum

Pit and the Pendulum

Pit and the Pendulum
IMDb: 7.1
80

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…

The Absent-Minded Professor

The Absent-Minded Professor

The Absent-Minded Professor
IMDb: 6.8
96

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!

Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back
IMDb: 7.3
107

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…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Bachelor in Paradise

Bachelor in Paradise

Bachelor in Paradise
IMDb: 6.3
109

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…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Something Wild

Something Wild

Something Wild
IMDb: 6.9
112

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
Summer and Smoke

Summer and Smoke

Summer and Smoke
IMDb: 7.7
118

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…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Atlantis, the Lost Continent

Atlantis, the Lost Continent

Atlantis, the Lost Continent
IMDb: 5.5
90

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…

The Parent Trap

The Parent Trap

The Parent Trap
IMDb: 7.1
129

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,…

I Promised to Pay

I Promised to Pay

I Promised to Pay
IMDb: 7.0
105

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…

Genre: Crime, Drama
One-Eyed Jacks

One-Eyed Jacks

One-Eyed Jacks
IMDb: 7.2
141

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,…

Genre: Action, Western
Too Late Blues

Too Late Blues

Too Late Blues
IMDb: 6.9
100

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

Genre: Drama
Victim

Victim

Victim
IMDb: 7.8
90

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 queer himself.

Genre: Drama
Yojimbo

Yojimbo

Yojimbo
IMDb: 8.3
110

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…

The Children’s Hour

The Children’s Hour

The Children’s Hour
IMDb: 7.8
107

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

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Young Savages

The Young Savages

The Young Savages
IMDb: 7.0
103

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

Pocketful of Miracles

Pocketful of Miracles

Pocketful of Miracles
IMDb: 7.3
136

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…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Mysterious Island

Mysterious Island

Mysterious Island
IMDb: 6.8
101

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…

The Hustler

The Hustler

The Hustler
IMDb: 8.0
134

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…

Genre: Drama, Sport
Fanny

Fanny

Fanny
IMDb: 7.0
134

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…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Day the Earth Caught Fire

The Day the Earth Caught Fire

The Day the Earth Caught Fire
IMDb: 7.2
98

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…

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Breakfast at Tiffany’s
IMDb: 7.7
110

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…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
A Taste of Honey

A Taste of Honey

A Taste of Honey
IMDb: 7.6
100

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.

Genre: Drama
Last Year at Marienbad

Last Year at Marienbad

Last Year at Marienbad
IMDb: 7.9
95

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.

The Comancheros

The Comancheros

The Comancheros
IMDb: 6.9
105

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…

Paris Blues

Paris Blues

Paris Blues
IMDb: 6.7
98

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…

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg
IMDb: 8.2
186

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…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Through a Glass Darkly

Through a Glass Darkly

Through a Glass Darkly
IMDb: 8.1
91

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…

Genre: Drama
Divorce Italian Style

Divorce Italian Style

Divorce Italian Style
IMDb: 8.2
105

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…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
West Side Story

West Side Story

West Side Story
IMDb: 7.6
152

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,…

One Two Three

One Two Three

One Two Three
IMDb: 8.0
115

A Coca-Cola executive in West Berlin tries to keep the boss’s daughter from marrying a Communist.

Genre: Comedy, Family
The Mask

The Mask

The Mask
IMDb: 6.0
83

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…

Genre: Horror, Thriller
The Misfits

The Misfits

The Misfits
IMDb: 7.4
124

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…

Splendor in the Grass

Splendor in the Grass

Splendor in the Grass
IMDb: 7.8
124

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.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Night Tide

Night Tide

Night Tide
IMDb: 6.4
84

Writer/director Curtis Harrington does an admirable job working around the severe budget limitations of the 1961 psychological chiller Night Tide. Sailor Johnny (Dennis Hopper) falls in love with carnival-girl Mora…

Genre: Horror, Thriller