1965

A good year for the movies.
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1.
Pierrot le Fou (1965)
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Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run. (110 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
2.
Tattooed Life (1965)
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After his own gang sets him up to kill a rival mobster, a hit man is forced to flee with his younger brother. (87 mins.)
Director: Seijun Suzuki
 
3.
For a Few Dollars More (1965)
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Two bounty hunters with the same intentions team up to track down a Western outlaw. (132 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
 
4.
The Ipcress File (1965)
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In London, a counter espionage agent deals with his own bureaucracy while investigating the kidnapping and brainwashing of British scientists. (109 mins.)
Director: Sidney J. Furie
 
5.
A High Wind in Jamaica (1965)
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In 1870, a Jamaican colonial family sends its children to Britain for proper schooling but their ship is taken over by pirates who become fond of the kids. (103 mins.)
 
6.
Juliet of the Spirits (1965)
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Visions, memories, and mysticism all help a 40-something woman to find the strength to leave her cheating husband. (137 mins.)
“ love Giulietta, love this film ” - maddox-richard
 
7.
Repulsion (1965)
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A sex-repulsed woman who disapproves of her sister's boyfriend sinks into depression and has horrific visions of rape and violence. (105 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
 
8.
Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
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Three go-go dancers holding a young girl hostage come across a crippled old man living with his two sons in the desert. After learning he's hiding a sum of cash around, the women start scheming on him. (83 mins.)
Director: Russ Meyer
 
9.
Hail, Mafia (1965)
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A terrific film with a top-notch cast! Jack and Henry play hit men ordered to kill Eddie. Jack is torn... (90 mins.)
Director: Raoul J. Levy
 
10.
Alphaville (1965)
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A U.S. secret agent is sent to the distant space city of Alphaville where he must find a missing person and free the city from its tyrannical ruler. (99 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
11.
Now (1965 Documentary)
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A documentary short about racism in the United States (5 mins.)
Stars: Lena Horne
 
12.
Rapture (1965)
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Agnes, a lonely teenage girl, and her father befriend an escaped convict, named Joseph, who arrives at their farm in Brittany, France. When Joseph develops an attraction to Agnes, her father threatens to break up the union. (104 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
 
13.
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
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British agent Alec Leamas refuses to come in from the Cold War during the 1960s, choosing to face another mission, which may prove to be his final one. (112 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
14.
Fists in the Pocket (1965)
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A young man takes drastic measures to rid his dysfunctional family of its various afflictions. (105 mins.)
 
15.
Story of a Prostitute (1965)
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In WW2 Manchuria, a prostitute grows to resent an abusive adjutant and falls in love with his aide. (96 mins.)
Director: Seijun Suzuki
 
16.
Intimate Lighting (1965)
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One of the most important images of the Czech New Wave 60s, which was ranked among the top ten domestic films of all time... (71 mins.)
Director: Ivan Passer
 
17.
Chimes at Midnight (1965)
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The career of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff as roistering companion to young Prince Hal, circa 1400-1413. (119 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
 
18.
Mickey One (1965)
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After incurring the wrath of the mob, a comic flees Detroit for Chicago taking the name "Mickey One"... (93 mins.)
Director: Arthur Penn
 
19.
Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965)
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A woman reports that her young daughter is missing, but there seems to be no evidence that she ever existed. (107 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
 
20.
The Nanny (1965)
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There's just something not quite right when Bette Davis stars as an English nanny. And is her 10 year-old charge an emotionally disturbed murderer or just an insolent brat? (91 mins.)
Director: Seth Holt
 
21.
The Saragossa Manuscript (1965)
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Upon finding a book that relates his grandfather's story, an officer ventures through Spain meeting a wide array of characters, most of whom have a story of their own to tell. (182 mins.)
Director: Wojciech Has
 
22.
A Study in Terror (1965)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson join the hunt for the notorious serial killer, Jack The Ripper. (95 mins.)
Director: James Hill
 
23.
Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (1965)
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In a Carpathian village, Ivan falls in love with Marichka, the daughter of his father's killer. When tragedy befalls her... (97 mins.)
 
24.
The Collector (1965)
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A man kidnaps a woman and holds her hostage just for the pleasure of having her there. (119 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
25.
Viva Maria! (1965)
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Somewhere in Central America in 1907: Maria II is the daughter of an Irish terrorist. After her father's death... (120 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
 
26.
A Thousand Clowns (1965)
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A middle-aged iconoclast, doggedly avoiding the tedium of employment and conventional life, faces the prospect of losing custody of his young ward. (118 mins.)
Director: Fred Coe
 
27.
The Loves of a Blonde (1965)
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A factory manager in rural Czechoslovakia bargains with the army to send men to the area, to boost the morale of his young female workers... (90 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
 
28.
The War Lord (1965)
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A knight in the service of a duke goes to a coastal villiage where an earlier attempt to build a defensive castle has failed... (123 mins.)
 
29.
Blood Beast from Outer Space (1965)
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Mutant humanoids from outer space kidnap young Earth females in order to interbreed and save their species from extinction. (85 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
30.
The Bedford Incident (1965)
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An American destroyer captain is determined to confront a Soviet submarine caught violating territorial waters. Perhaps too determined. (102 mins.)
Director: James B. Harris
 
31.
The War Game (1965 Documentary)
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The War Game is a fictional, worst-case-scenario docu-drama about nuclear war and its aftermath in and around a typical English city... (48 mins.)
Director: Peter Watkins
 
32.
The Hill (1965)
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In a North African military prison during World War II, five new prisoners struggle to survive in the face of brutal punishment and sadistic guards. (123 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
33.
The Camp Followers (1965)
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In WWII, Lieut. Martino and his men are assigned to lead a group of prostitutes through the mountainous ways to serve in brothels for Italian soldiers in Albania. (120 mins.)
Director: Valerio Zurlini
 
34.
The Monkey King (1963)
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Da Nao Tian Gong is a Chinese animated feature film directed by Wan Laiming and produced by all four of the Wan brothers... (84 mins.)
Director: Wan Laiming
 
35.
Shôwa zankyô-den (1965)
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After World War II, their town was a pile of rubble. Gennosuke, the second generation boss of the Kamizu... (90 mins.)
Director: Kiyoshi Saeki
 
36.
Long Live the Republic (1965)
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It is the spring 1945 and the front line is getting closer to the small Moravian village of Nesovice... (134 mins.)
Director: Karel Kachyna
 
37.
The Party's Over (1965)
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An American businessman visits London and is horrified to discover his nubile teenage daughter has become involved with a gang of thuggish "beatniks". Her involvement leads to wild parties, sex, death and necrophilia. (94 mins.)
 
38.
Abashiri bangaichi: Bôkyô hen (1965)
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Shin'Ichi returns home to visit his mother's grave. Upon returning he finds the mess that his previous reckless behavior left behind. His old boss, Asahi, was attacked after Shin'Ichi left and was forced to give up a lot of of his power. (89 mins.)
Director: Teruo Ishii
 
39.
Abashiri Bangaichi (1965)
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Shinichi is a good guy serving three years and approaching the end of his time. He escapes handcuffed to dangerous Gunda, who instigated the escape. Thus tethered, they start out on a journey across the desolate snow country of Hokkaido. (92 mins.)
Director: Teruo Ishii
 
40.
Seisaku's Wife (1965)
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On the eve of the Russo-Japanese war at the beginning of the 20th century, small-town girl Okane has married an old wealthy man to escape a life of poverty. (93 mins.)
 
41.
Akai shuriken (1965)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Tokuzô Tanaka
 
42.
Walkover (1965)
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A young boxer Andrzej Leszczyc not only has to face a tough boxing opponent but needs to make some serious personal and professional choices. (77 mins.)
 
43.
A Fugitive from the Past (1965)
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Three thieves escape from a heist, one of them killing the other two. He is sheltered by a prostitute and sought after by the police, but only after ten years his true motivation unravels. (183 mins.)
Director: Tomu Uchida
 
44.
Sword of the Beast (1965)
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After killing a counselor of his clan, a fugitive samurai befriends a couple poaching the shogun's gold in the mountains. (85 mins.)
Director: Hideo Gosha
 
45.
Shenandoah (1965)
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In Shenandoah, Virginia, widower farmer Charlie Anderson lives a peaceful life with his six sons - Jacob... (105 mins.)
 
46.
Gypsy Girl (1966)
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A young, lonely, emotionally challenged teenage girl finds solace in burying dead animals after the sudden traumatic death of a childhood friend 10 years earlier. (105 mins.)
Director: John Mills
 
47.
Ride in the Whirlwind (1966)
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Three cowboys, mistaken for members of an outlaw gang, are relentlessly pursued by a posse. (82 mins.)
Director: Monte Hellman
 
48.
The Hallelujah Trail (1965)
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A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League... (165 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
49.
Salto (1965)
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A man hops off a train by the small town where he claims he was before. His presence allows to bring... (104 mins.)
 
50.
The Plot Against Harry (1989)
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A small-time Jewish racketeer, just out of prison, finds himself in a quandary. Returning to his old neighborhood... (81 mins.)
Director: Michael Roemer
 
51.
The Cincinnati Kid (1965)
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An up-and-coming poker player tries to prove himself in a high-stakes match against a long-time master of the game. (102 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
52.
OSS 117: Mission for a Killer (1965)
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A secret agent is dispatched to find a rare and valuable drug. (99 mins.)
 
53.
Von Ryan's Express (1965)
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An American POW leads a group of mainly British prisoners to escape from the Germans in WWII. (117 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
54.
Thunderball (1965)
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James Bond heads to The Bahamas to recover two nuclear warheads stolen by SPECTRE agent Emilio Largo in an international extortion scheme. (130 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
 
55.
Planet of the Vampires (1965)
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After landing on a mysterious planet, a team of astronauts begin to turn on each other, swayed by the uncertain influence of the planet and its strange inhabitants. (88 mins.)
Director: Mario Bava
 
56.
The Rounders (1965)
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Ben and Howdy are a couple of aging cowboys who bust broncos out of Sedona for Jim Ed Love, a slick operator if ever there was one... (85 mins.)
Director: Burt Kennedy
 
57.
Sting of Death (1965)
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College girl Karen visits her dad, a marine biologist, at his island compound in the Florida Everglades... (80 mins.)
Director: William Grefé
 
58.
Bloody Pit of Horror (1965)
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A photographer and his models go to an old, abandoned castle to shoot some sexy covers for horror novels... (87 mins.)
Director: Max Hunter
 
59.
Wild, Wild Planet (1966)
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A deranged scientist is using his employer's top-secret bio-laboratory to engage in clandestine eugenics experiments... (93 mins.)
Director: Anthony Dawson
 
60.
Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
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Aliens from Planet X request the use of Godzilla and Rodan to fight off King Ghidorah, but have a better use for the three monsters. (94 mins.)
Director: Inoshirô Honda
 
61.
Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)
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In the fourth of the highly successful Frankie and Annette beach party movies, a motorcycle gang led... (98 mins.)
Director: William Asher
 
62.
Frankenstein Meets the Spacemonster (1965)
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When an atomic war on Mars destroys the planet's women, it's up to Martian Princess Marcuzan and her right-hand man Dr... (79 mins.)
Director: Robert Gaffney
 
63.
The Games of Angels (1964 Short Film)
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A bizarre, semi-abstract animated film, based around the theme of angels being processed by a nightmarish factory... (13 mins.)
 
64.
Not Only... But Also (1965 TV Series)
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Not Only...But Also, most famously showcased Peter Cook and Dudley Moore in there so-called 'Dagenham... (45 mins.)
 
65.
Monitor (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Debussy Film (1965)
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An actor is playing Claude Debussy in a film about the composer's life, and finds himself identifying with his subject very closely.
 
66.
A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965 Short Film)
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Repelled by the commercialism he sees around him, Charlie Brown tries to find the true meaning of Christmas. (25 mins.)
Director: Bill Melendez
 
67.
Belphegor (1965 Mini-Series)
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(180 mins.)
Director: Claude Barma
 
68.
Thunderbirds (1960 TV Series)
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In the 21st century, the Tracy family operate a unique private mechanized emergency response service. (50 mins.)
 
69.
Dial 'P' for Pink (1965 Short Film)
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A short, pointy-nosed safecracker intends to rob a safe in a building, but he doesn't realize that the safe is occupied by the Pink Panther... (6 mins.)
 
70.
We Give Pink Stamps (1965 Short Film)
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The Pink Panther secrets himself inside Gamble's Department Store, so that after closing time, he can occupy the warm building for a night... (6 mins.)
 
71.
Get Smart (1965 TV Series)
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Bumbling Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, battles the evil forces of KAOS with the help of his competent partner Agent 99. (25 mins.)
 
72.
The Addams Family (1964 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a blissfully macabre but extremely loving family. (30 mins.)
 
73.
The Munsters (1964 TV Series)
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A family of friendly monsters have misadventures, never quite understanding why people react to them so strangely. (30 mins.)
 
74.
Valparaiso (1964 Documentary)
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A travelogue of Valparaiso, Chile, a city built on steep hills. Life is a constant struggle against geography... (34 mins.)
Director: Joris Ivens
 
75.
Ruka (1965 Short Film)
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A happy little potter is approached by a huge hand which wants him to sculpt its statue. The potter refuses... (18 mins.)
Director: Jirí Trnka
 
76.
Kanikuly Bonifatsiya (1965 Short Film)
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A circus lion goes on holiday to Africa, but his circus skills doesn't let him be. (21 mins.)
Director: F. Khitruk
 
77.
Out of the Unknown (1965 TV Series)
Episode: The Midas Plague (1965)
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The Future is bright for most of society: robot labour and free energy make the creation of goods easy and automatic... (60 mins.)
Director: Peter Hammond
 
78.
Monitor (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Always on Sunday (1965)
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Always On Sunday is a bio-pic on Le (Henri) Douanier Rousseau, a French naive painter.
 
79.
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962 TV Series)
Episode: An Unlocked Window (1965)
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A serial killer is in the area where some private nurses have locked themselves in a large house, except for one basement window. (50 mins.)
 
80.
Ship of Fools (1965)
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A varied group of passengers boarding a ship bound for post-war Germany represents a microcosm of 1930s society. (149 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kramer
 
81.
Le Bonheur (1965)
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Francois is a young carpenter married with Therese. They have two little children. All goes well, life is beautiful... (79 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
 
82.
I Knew Her Well (1965)
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Adriana, a naive Italian country girl, moves to Rome to become a movie star and experiences the dark side of the business. (115 mins.)
 
83.
Man Is Not a Bird (1965)
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A love romance between older, respectable engineer that came in the industrial town to do some expert... (81 mins.)
Director: Dusan Makavejev
 
84.
A Story Written with Water (1965)
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A young man who's about to marry is torn between his fiancée and the love for his mother. His past, dreams and desires unfold simultaneously. (120 mins.)
Director: Kiju Yoshida
 
85.
The Return of Ringo (1965)
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A returning Union Officer discovers that his home has been overrun by Mexican bandits, and infiltrates the gang to restore order and determine if his wife has been faithful to him. (95 mins.)
Director: Duccio Tessari
 
86.
The Big Job (1965)
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An inept gang of bank robbers, led by George The Brain, are caught and sentenced to 15 years hard labour each... (85 mins.)
Director: Gerald Thomas
 
87.
I, a Woman (1965)
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Liv is a frankly sexual being. She finds herself in a series of sexual relationships with men who, she says... (95 mins.)
Director: Mac Ahlberg
 
88.
Yoyo (1965)
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A man has everything: dozens of servants, a palace, vast woods, gardens, a lake, mechanical toys, private... (92 mins.)
Director: Pierre Étaix
 
89.
The Beast That Killed Women (1965)
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A giant gorilla terrorizes a nudist camp. (60 mins.)
Director: Barry Mahon
 
90.
The 10th Victim (1965)
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Some people like violence so much, that they decide to create a club in which human hunts are organized - members being alternately hunters, and prey, until they end up dead. (92 mins.)
Director: Elio Petri
 
91.
Brainstorm (1965)
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Scientist Jim Grayam saves his boss' wife from suicide but falls in-love with her and plots to kill her husband by pretending to be criminally insane. (105 mins.)
Director: William Conrad
 
92.
My Way Home (1965)
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In the final days of WWII, a seventeen-year-old boy wanders the countryside. He is captured by Soviet troops... (108 mins.)
Director: Miklós Jancsó
 
93.
The Sucker (1965)
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In this Franco-Italian gangster parody, a shop keeper on his way to an Italian holiday suffers a crash which totals his car... (111 mins.)
Director: Gérard Oury
 
94.
The Brick and the Mirror (1965)
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Hashem (Zakariya Hashemi) is a cab driver who finds an infant child in the back seat of his cab one nigjt after he gives a ride to a young woman... (131 mins.)