Search results for "1961"
Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina
IMDb: 5.8
105

Adaptation from Tolstoy’s novel.

Genre: Drama
Rag Doll

Rag Doll

Rag Doll
IMDb: 5.8
67

A British drama about a girl becoming a woman after she relocates to London. She and her young boyfriend become tempted by one of her older admirers money.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Girls Beware

Girls Beware

Girls Beware
IMDb: 4.9
10

Girls Beware is a trilogy of tragedies brought about by teenage girls’ attempts at independent behavior. Covers do’s and don’ts in the babysitting situation. Develops the problem of the ‘PICK…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Guns of the Trees

Guns of the Trees

Guns of the Trees
IMDb: 7
85

A depressed woman, Barbara, is on the verge of suicide while a man she meets in a church and a married couple try to convince her that life is worth…

Genre: Drama
The Gleiwitz Case

The Gleiwitz Case

The Gleiwitz Case
IMDb: 6.9
70

Re-enacted true story of successful assault by Nazis, posing as Poles, on a German border radio station so that Hitler could “justify” thereby his invasion of Poland.

Raising the Wind

Raising the Wind

Raising the Wind
IMDb: 6
91

‘Carry On’ director Gerald Thomas helms this comedy caper featuring early appearances by James Robertson Justice, Sid James, Leslie Phillips, Kenneth Williams, Liz Fraser and Eric Barker. The film follows…

Genre: Comedy
Girl with a Suitcase

Girl with a Suitcase

Girl with a Suitcase
IMDb: 7.6
121

Lorenzo, who’s 16 and born to a wealthy family in Parma, tries to make things right toward a showgirl, Aida, whom his older brother has mistreated. In extending kindness and…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Sins of Rachel Cade

The Sins of Rachel Cade

The Sins of Rachel Cade
IMDb: 5.9
124

A female doctor in the Congo is torn between two loves.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Five Golden Hours

Five Golden Hours

Five Golden Hours
IMDb: 5.6
90

A petty crook gallantly consoles wealthy widows and is doing all right in his chosen profession until he meets and falls in love with a lovely baroness, who knows all…

Genre: Comedy
The Hoodlum Priest

The Hoodlum Priest

The Hoodlum Priest
IMDb: 6.5
101

Venturing into some of the roughest slums of St. Louis, Jesuit priest Rev. Charles Dismas Clark dedicates himself to helping young ex-convicts who are struggling to rejoin a society that…

Genre: Drama
Go Naked in the World

Go Naked in the World

Go Naked in the World
IMDb: 5.3
103

A domineering San Francisco businessman is determined to put an end to his son’s romance with a high-priced hooker.

Genre: Drama
Everything’s Ducky

Everything’s Ducky

Everything’s Ducky
IMDb: 4.7
80

Everything’s Ducky is a 1961 film directed by Don Taylor and starring Buddy Hackett, Mickey Rooney, and Jackie Cooper. Two sailors sneak a talking duck aboard their ship. Complications ensue….

Genre: Comedy
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone

The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone

The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
IMDb: 6.5
103

Critics and the public say Karen Stone is too old — as she approaches 50 — for her role in a play she is about to take to Broadway. Her…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Naked Edge

The Naked Edge

The Naked Edge
IMDb: 6.7
99

Michael Anderson’s 1961 suspense thriller stars Deborah Kerr as a London wife who suspects her wealthy husband (Gary Cooper) might be a murderer. The cast also includes Eric Portman, Diane…

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Dondi

Dondi

Dondi
IMDb: 3.7
99

World War II GIs adopt an Italian war orphan.

Blueprint for Robbery

Blueprint for Robbery

Blueprint for Robbery
IMDb: 6.1
87

A gang of career criminals plots the robbery of an armored car company’s headquarters. Although the robbery itself goes off as planned, it’s not long before the gang members are…

Genre: Action, Thriller
The 7th Commandment

The 7th Commandment

The 7th Commandment
IMDb: 6.2
82

When Pete (Jonathan Kidd) gets amnesia after a car wreck, he assumes the life of an evangelist with the help of of a preacher (Frank Arvidson). After his newfound success,…

The Long and the Short and the Tall

The Long and the Short and the Tall

The Long and the Short and the Tall
IMDb: 6.8
110

Based on a play by Willis Hall. A troop of British soldiers are out in the jungle to record jungle noises and troop noises in the jungle so that the…

Genre: Drama, War
A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun
IMDb: 8
128

Walter Lee Younger is a young man struggling with his station in life. Sharing a tiny apartment with his wife, son, sister and mother, he seems like an imprisoned man….

Genre: Drama, Romance
Payroll

Payroll

Payroll
IMDb: 7
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
Something Wild

Something Wild

Something Wild
IMDb: 6.7
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
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 Pit and the Pendulum

The Pit and the Pendulum

The 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 Rebel

The Rebel

The Rebel
IMDb: 6.9
105

Anthony Hancock gives up his office job to become an abstract artist. He has a lot of enthusiasm, but little talent, and critics scorn his work. Nevertheless, he impresses an…

Genre: Comedy
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…

Genre: Comedy, War
Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back
IMDb: 7.2
107

Jerry Webster and Carol Templeton 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…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Guns of Navarone

The Guns of Navarone

The Guns of Navarone
IMDb: 7.5
158

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…

Genre: Action, War
The Young Savages

The Young Savages

The Young Savages
IMDb: 6.9
103

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

Too Late Blues

Too Late Blues

Too Late Blues
IMDb: 6.9
103

Ghost is an ideological musician and leader of a jazz band who would rather play his blues in the park to the birds than compromise himself. His peripatetic performances lead…

Genre: Drama
One, Two, Three

One, Two, Three

One, Two, Three
IMDb: 7.9
115

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…

Genre: Comedy, Family
The Misfits

The Misfits

The Misfits
IMDb: 7.2
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…

The Innocents

The Innocents

The Innocents
IMDb: 7.8
100

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

The Colossus of Rhodes

The Colossus of Rhodes

The Colossus of Rhodes
IMDb: 5.8
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…

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…

Léon Morin, Priest

Léon Morin, Priest

Léon Morin, Priest
IMDb: 7.6
130

In World War II, the widow Barny sees the Italian soldiers arriving in occupied Saint Bernard while walking to her job. Barny lives with her daughter and works correcting tests…

Genre: Drama, Romance
El Cid

El Cid

El Cid
IMDb: 7.2
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…

A Taste of Honey

A Taste of Honey

A Taste of Honey
IMDb: 7.5
100

A working class girl struggles 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
The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer
IMDb: 8.8
190

After the Japanese defeat to the Russians, Kaji leads the last remaining men through Manchuria. Intent on returning to his dear wife and his old life, Kaji faces great odds…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Pocketful of Miracles

Pocketful of Miracles

Pocketful of Miracles
IMDb: 7.2
136

Boozy, brassy Apple Annie, a beggar with a basket of apples, is as much a part of downtown New York as old Broadway itself. Bootlegger Dave the Dude is a…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
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…