The best of 1966

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1.
Cul-De-Sac (1966)
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A wounded criminal and his dying partner take refuge at a beachfront castle. The owners of the castle... (113 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
 
2.
The Sword of Doom (1966)
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Through his unconscionable actions against others, a sociopath samurai builds a trail of vendettas that follow him closely. (119 mins.)
Director: Kihachi Okamoto
 
3.
The Hunt (1966)
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Three men go hunting rabbits during a hot day. Heat and talking about events happened in the past make them angry, until they go totally crazy. (91 mins.)
Director: Carlos Saura
 
4.
Misunderstood (1966)
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Andrew's brave front convinces his father that he is unaffected by his mother's death. Playmate and protector of his little brother Miles... (105 mins.)
Director: Luigi Comencini
 
5.
Closely Watched Trains (1966)
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An apprentice train dispatcher at a village station seeks his first sexual encounter and becomes despondent when he is unable to perform. (93 mins.)
Director: Jirí Menzel
 
6.
The Man Who Had His Hair Cut Short (1966)
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A schoolteacher (Miereveld or "field of ants") is entranced by one of his students (Fran). Not being... (94 mins.)
Director: André Delvaux
 
7.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
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A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery. (161 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
 
8.
A Big Hand for the Little Lady (1966)
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Comedy western in which a traveler bets more money than he can afford in a poker game, and unusual events follow. (95 mins.)
Director: Fielder Cook
 
9.
10:30 P.M. Summer (1966)
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Restless married couple Maria and Paul take a road trip through Spain with their friend Claire. While Paul and Claire carry on a clandestine affair... (85 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
 
10.
Blow-Up (1966)
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A mod London photographer finds something very suspicious in the shots he has taken of a mysterious beauty in a desolate park. (111 mins.)
 
11.
Carriage to Vienna (1966)
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A WW2 story of a young Austrian soldier running from the Russian army and a woman whom he forces to come along in order to save his wounded mate. (115 mins.)
Director: Karel Kachyna
 
12.
July Rain (1967)
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Lena is about to marry when she finds out her fiance is a bad person. After leaving him, she seeks for a sense in her life through adventures with artists who are also searching their own identity. When raining, she meets Zhenya. (107 mins.)
Director: Marlen Khutsiev
 
13.
The Deadly Affair (1966)
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A British agent sets out to uncover the hidden facts behind a British government employee's suicide. (115 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
14.
Gambit (1966)
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An English cat burglar needs a Eurasian dancer's help to pull off the perfect heist, but even the most foolproof schemes have a way of backfiring. (109 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
 
15.
Modesty Blaise (1966)
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A spy spoof in the 60s tradition featuring the comic book heroine Modesty Blaise set in the Italian Mediterranean. (119 mins.)
Director: Joseph Losey
 
16.
A Matter of Resistance (1966)
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In the countryside near Normandy's beaches lives Marie, unhappy. It's 1945, she's married to Jérôme... (93 mins.)