Search results for "1962"
Harakiri

Harakiri

Harakiri
IMDb: 8.6
135

Aging samurai Hanshiro Tsugumo arrives at the home of Kageyu Saito and asks to commit a ritual suicide on the property, which Saito thinks is a ploy to gain pity…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Operation Snatch

Operation Snatch

Operation Snatch
IMDb: 5.5
87

Legend has it that if the famous Barbary Apes leave the Rock of Gibraltar, it’s a sign that the British will lose control of it. During World War II, a…

Genre: Comedy, War
The Exterminating Angel

The Exterminating Angel

The Exterminating Angel
IMDb: 7.2
94

After a lavish dinner party, the guests find themselves mysteriously unable to leave the room.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Vivre Sa Vie

Vivre Sa Vie

Vivre Sa Vie
IMDb: 7.5
84

Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.

Genre: Drama
Requiem for a Heavyweight

Requiem for a Heavyweight

Requiem for a Heavyweight
IMDb: 7.4
95

Mountain Rivera is at the end of his boxing career after a knockout by Cassius Clay in the seventh round. His left eye is one punch from permanent trauma, his…

Genre: Drama, Sport
The Pirates of Blood River

The Pirates of Blood River

The Pirates of Blood River
IMDb: 6.1
87

A group of ruthless pirates attack a 17th Century Huguenot settlement on the Isle of Devon in search of treasure and will stop at nothing to obtain it.

Kid Galahad

Kid Galahad

Kid Galahad
IMDb: 6.6
95

Kid Galahad is a 1962 musical film starring Elvis Presley as a boxer. The movie was filmed on location in Idyllwild, California and is noted for having a strong supporting…

Cash on Demand

Cash on Demand

Cash on Demand
IMDb: 6.8
80

A charming but ruthless criminal holds the family of a bank manager hostage as part of a cold-blooded plan to steal 97,000 pounds.

Les sept péchés capitaux

Les sept péchés capitaux

Les sept péchés capitaux
IMDb: 7.3
113

Seven directors each dramatize one of the seven deadly sins in a short film. In “Anger,” a domestic argument over a fly in the Sunday soup escalates into nuclear war….

Genre: Comedy
Kurotokage

Kurotokage

Kurotokage
IMDb: 7.1
101

Celebrated detective Akechi matches wits with the infamous and devious jewel thief Black Lizard after the criminal orchestrates an elaborate kidnapping.

Escape from Zahrain

Escape from Zahrain

Escape from Zahrain
IMDb: 6.4
93

Yul Brynner plays political leader Sharif who is sprung from a police van on his way to a firing squad by young loyalists led by Sal Mineo. Yul and the…

Billy Budd

Billy Budd

Billy Budd
IMDb: 6.6
119

Billy is an innocent, naive seaman in the British Navy in 1797. When the ship’s sadistic master-at-arms is murdered, Billy is accused and tried.

Geronimo

Geronimo

Geronimo
IMDb: 6.4
101

In 1883, the Apache Indians lead by Geronimo reluctantly surrender to the attacks of American and Mexican troops, in exchange for a territory and food for their warriors. Soon though,…

Teenage Yakuza

Teenage Yakuza

Teenage Yakuza
IMDb: 6.6
71

A high-school vigilante protects his community from the extortions of mobsters from a neighbouring city.

Genre: Action, Crime
The L-Shaped Room

The L-Shaped Room

The L-Shaped Room
IMDb: 7.9
126

Leslie Caron plays a young, pregnant, unmarried Frenchwoman who takes a room in a seedy boarding house in London. She soon makes friends with Toby, a struggling writer who lives…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Mondo cane

Mondo cane

Mondo cane
IMDb: 6.4
105

A documentary consisting of a series of travelogue vignettes providing glimpses into cultural practices throughout the world intended to shock or surprise, including an insect banquet and a memorable look…

Le couteau dans la plaie

Le couteau dans la plaie

Le couteau dans la plaie
IMDb: 6.4
110

Immediately after Lisa (Loren) declares that she is leaving her immature, abusive, but easy-going husband Robert (Perkins), he is reported dead in a plane crash. Secretly still alive, he convinces…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Cleo from 5 to 7

Cleo from 5 to 7

Cleo from 5 to 7
IMDb: 8.0
90

Agnès Varda eloquently captures Paris in the sixties with this real-time portrait of a singer set adrift in the city as she awaits test results of a biopsy. A chronicle…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Jack the Giant Killer

Jack the Giant Killer

Jack the Giant Killer
IMDb: 6.5
94

The terrible and trecherous Pendragon plans to gain the throne of Cornwall by getting the king to abdicate and to marry his lovely daughter. To help him he has his…

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
IMDb: 8.1
123

A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.

Genre: Drama, Western
Sanjuro

Sanjuro

Sanjuro
IMDb: 8.2
96

Toshiro Mifune swaggers and snarls to brilliant comic effect in Kurosawa’s tightly paced, beautifully composed “Sanjuro.” In this companion piece and sequel to “Yojimbo,” jaded samurai Sanjuro helps an idealistic…

Ride the High Country

Ride the High Country

Ride the High Country
IMDb: 7.5
94

An ex-lawman is hired to transport gold from a mining community through dangerous territory. But what he doesn’t realize is that his partner and old friend is plotting to double-cross…

Genre: Action, Western
Merrill’s Marauders

Merrill’s Marauders

Merrill’s Marauders
IMDb: 6.7
98

Brigadier General Frank D. Merrill leads the 3,000 American volunteers of his 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), aka “Merrill’s Marauders”, behind Japanese lines across Burma to Myitkyina, pushing beyond their limits…

Experiment in Terror

Experiment in Terror

Experiment in Terror
IMDb: 7.3
123

Kelly Sherwood is terrorized by a man with an asthmatic voice who plans to use her to steal $100,000 from the bank where she works. He threatens to kill her…

The Trial

The Trial

The Trial
IMDb: 7.8
118

An unassuming office worker is arrested and stands trial, but he is never made aware of his charges.

The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker
IMDb: 8.1
106

The true story of the frightening, lonely world of silence and darkness of 7-year-old Helen Keller who, since infancy, has never seen the sky, heard her mother’s voice or expressed…

Genre: Biography, Drama
Birdman of Alcatraz

Birdman of Alcatraz

Birdman of Alcatraz
IMDb: 7.8
147

After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud’s life gains new meaning when he happens upon…

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
IMDb: 7.7
104

A rebellious youth, sentenced to a boy’s reformatory for robbing a bakery, rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his solitary…

Genre: Drama, Sport
Billy Rose’s Jumbo

Billy Rose’s Jumbo

Billy Rose’s Jumbo
IMDb: 6.2
123

The daughter of a circus owner fights to save her father from a takeover spearheaded by the man she loves.

Hell Is for Heroes

Hell Is for Heroes

Hell Is for Heroes
IMDb: 7.0
90

World War II drama where the action centers around a single maneuver by a squad of GIs in retaliation against the force of the German Siegfried line. Reese joins a…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
How the West Was Won

How the West Was Won

How the West Was Won
IMDb: 7.1
162

The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of one…

Genre: History, Western
The Brain That Wouldn’t Die

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die
IMDb: 4.2
82

Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancée, Jan Compton, are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by…

Two for the Seesaw

Two for the Seesaw

Two for the Seesaw
IMDb: 6.7
119

Jerry Ryan wanders aimlessly around New York after giving up his Nebrascan law practice. His wife asks for a divorce. He meets Gittel, a struggling dancer from Greenwich Village and…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Five Weeks in a Balloon

Five Weeks in a Balloon

Five Weeks in a Balloon
IMDb: 5.8
101

Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth.

Jules and Jim

Jules and Jim

Jules and Jim
IMDb: 7.9
105

In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Music Man

The Music Man

The Music Man
IMDb: 7.7
151

A con man comes to an Iowa town with a scam using a boy’s marching band program, but things don’t go according to plan.

Deadly Duo

Deadly Duo

Deadly Duo
IMDb: 5.6
70

Two identical twin sisters…one is very,very good–one is very, very bad. The good twin is due some big bucks. The bad twin wants ’em. Since they look just alike…look out.

Genre: Mystery
Lonely Are the Brave

Lonely Are the Brave

Lonely Are the Brave
IMDb: 7.7
107

A fiercely independent cowboy arranges to have himself locked up in jail in order to then escape with an old friend who has been sentenced to the penitentiary.

Genre: Drama, Western
The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera
IMDb: 6.4
84

The corrupt Lord Ambrose D’Arcy steals the life’s work of the poor musical Professor Petry. In an attempt to stop the printing of music with D’Arcy’s name on it, Petry…

Il Sorpasso

Il Sorpasso

Il Sorpasso
IMDb: 8.2
105

Roberto, a shy law student in Rome, meets Bruno, a forty-year-old exuberant, capricious man, who takes him for a drive through the Roman and Tuscany countries in the summer.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
IMDb: 8.1
135

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…

Tales of Terror

Tales of Terror

Tales of Terror
IMDb: 6.9
89

Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them,…

Mutiny on the Bounty

Mutiny on the Bounty

Mutiny on the Bounty
IMDb: 7.3
178

The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means…

The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate
IMDb: 8.0
126

Near the end of the Korean War, a platoon of U.S. soldiers is captured by communists and brainwashed. Following the war, the platoon is returned home, and Sergeant Raymond Shaw…

Lolita

Lolita

Lolita
IMDb: 7.6
153

Humbert Humbert is a middle-aged British novelist who is both appalled by and attracted to the vulgarity of American culture. When he comes to stay at the boarding house run…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
David and Lisa

David and Lisa

David and Lisa
IMDb: 7.4
95

The emotional story of a young man in a mental institution for teens who begins to understand his psychosis in the environment of others with mental and emotional problems. He…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Cape Fear

Cape Fear

Cape Fear
IMDb: 7.8
105

Sam Bowden witnesses a rape committed by Max Cady and testifies against him. When released after 8 years in prison, Cady begins stalking Bowden and his family but is always…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Night of the Eagle

Night of the Eagle

Night of the Eagle
IMDb: 7.0
90

A skeptical college professor discovers that his wife has been practicing magic for years. Like the learned, rational fellow he is, he forces her to destroy all her magical charms…

Genre: Drama, Horror
The Broken Land

The Broken Land

The Broken Land
IMDb: 5.1
60

A cowboy rides into a small town that is ruled with an iron fist by a corrupt sheriff. He becomes involved with a pretty young town girl and some residents…

Genre: Western
Journey to the Seventh Planet

Journey to the Seventh Planet

Journey to the Seventh Planet
IMDb: 4.8
77

A space expedition to Uranus is menaced by a giant brain that can make illusions come true.

Knife in the Water

Knife in the Water

Knife in the Water
IMDb: 7.6
94

On their way to a sailing trip, an aging husband and wife invite along an emphatic young hitchhiker out of sheer patronization.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
That Touch of Mink

That Touch of Mink

That Touch of Mink
IMDb: 6.7
99

A rich businessman and a young woman are attracted to each other, but he only wants an affair while she wants to save her virginity for marriage.

Genre: Comedy, Romance