The Academy Award Winning And Nominated Films Of The 60's (Part 2)

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1.
Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (1962 Short Film)
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During the Civil War, a Southern civilian is about to be hanged for attempting to sabotage a railway bridge. When the execution takes place from the bridge, the rope breaks and he begins his escape toward home. (28 mins.)
Director: Robert Enrico
 
2.
Koncert (1962 Short Film)
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(16 mins.)
Director: István Szabó
 
3.
The Home-Made Car (1963 Short Film)
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(27 mins.)
Director: James Hill
 
4.
The Six-Sided Triangle (1963 Short Film)
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A husband comes home and finds his wife with her lover. (29 mins.)
 
5.
That's Me (1963 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
Director: Walker Stuart
Stars: Alan Arkin
 
6.
The Critic (1963 Short Film)
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Mel Brooks is an old man watching abstract animations. He doesn't understand them, so he heckles with strange commentary... (4 mins.)
Director: Ernest Pintoff
Stars: Mel Brooks
 
7.
Automania 2000 (1964 Short Film)
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An animated, dark satire of America's automobile-obsessed, consumerist culture. An anonymous, brilliant... (9 mins.)
Director: John Halas
Stars: Ed Bishop
 
8.
Igra (1962 Short Film)
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Boy and girl are fighting as a part of their game. They start slowly by drawing pictures: girl draws flower... (13 mins.)
Director: Dusan Vukotic
 
9.
My Financial Career (1962 Short Film)
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A neurotic man relates his unsuccessful attempt to open a simple savings account at a bank. (7 mins.)
 
10.
Pianissimo (1963 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: Carmen D'Avino
 
11.
Chagall (1963 Documentary)
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Director: Lauro Venturi
 
12.
The Five Cities of June (1963 Documentary)
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(26 mins.)
 
13.
The Spirit of America (1963 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
 
14.
Thirty Million Letters (1963 Documentary)
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(30 mins.)
Director: James Ritchie
 
15.
To Live Again (1963 Documentary)
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16.
Robert Frost: A Lover's Quarrel with the World (1963 Documentary)
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The acclaimed poet is examined in this film completed just prior to his death at age 88, with his speaking... (41 mins.)
Director: Shirley Clarke
 
17.
Le maillon et la chaîne (1963 Documentary)
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Adaptation et Montage : Henri Lanoë (80 mins.)
 
18.
The Yanks Are Coming (1963 Documentary)
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A documentary--nominated for an Academy Award--about the American involvement in World War I. (45 mins.)
 
19.
Knife in the Water (1962)
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On their way to a sailing trip, an aging husband and wife invite along an emphatic young hitchhiker out of sheer patronization. (94 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
 
20.
Los tarantos (1963)
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A boy and a girl from two rival Gypsy families fall in love. (83 mins.)
Director: Rovira Beleta
 
21.
The Red Lanterns (1963)
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The story of 6 or 7 prostitutes, at Pireas harbor. (132 mins.)
 
22.
Koto (1963)
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Two twin girls are separated at birth. One grows up in a loving family. The other one doesn't. They finally meat by complete accident on a town fair. No one ever told them about the other one so they begin familiarizing with each other. (107 mins.)
Director: Noboru Nakamura
 
23.
My Fair Lady (1964)
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A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society. (170 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ This and the next 56 were the nominated and winning films of the 37th Oscar ceremony, which took place in 1965, and covered the year 1964. ” - Mallorca-Moon
 
24.
Becket (1964)
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King Henry II of England comes to terms with his affection for his close friend and confidant Thomas à Becket, who finds his true honor by observing God's divine will rather than the king's. (148 mins.)
Director: Peter Glenville
 
25.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
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An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop. (95 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
 
26.
Mary Poppins (1964)
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A magic nanny comes to work for a cold banker's unhappy family. (139 mins.)
 
27.
Zorba the Greek (1964)
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An uptight English writer traveling to Crete on a matter of business finds his life changed forever when he meets the gregarious Alexis Zorba. (142 mins.)
 
28.
The Pumpkin Eater (1964)
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Film screenwriter Jake Armitage and his wife Jo Armitage live in London with six of Jo's eight children... (118 mins.)
Director: Jack Clayton
 
29.
Marriage Italian Style (1964)
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The rich man Domenico and Filumena, a penniless prostitute, share great part of their lives in the immediate post WWII Italy. (102 mins.)
 
30.
The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964)
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Molly is an uneducated, poor, mountain girl who leaves her mountain cabin in search of a wealthy husband, respect and a better life. (128 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
 
31.
Seance on a Wet Afternoon (1964)
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A psychic convinces her weak-willed husband to kidnap the child of a wealthy couple, so she can use her abilities to locate the child and thus achieve fame. (121 mins.)
Director: Bryan Forbes
 
32.
Topkapi (1964)
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A conman gets mixed up with a group of thieves who plan to rob an Istanbul museum to retrieve a jeweled dagger. (120 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
 
33.
Seven Days in May (1964)
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United States military leaders plot to overthrow the President because he supports a nuclear disarmament treaty and they fear a Soviet sneak attack. (118 mins.)
 
34.
The Best Man (1964)
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The two front runners for their party's Presidential nomination, one principled and the other ruthless, vie for the ex-President's endorsement. (102 mins.)
 
35.
The Chalk Garden (1964)
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A grandmother seeks a governess for her 16 year old granddaughter, Laurel, who manages to drive away each and every one so far by exposing their past... (106 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
 
36.
The Night of the Iguana (1964)
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A defrocked Episcopal clergyman leads a bus-load of middle-aged Baptist women on a tour of the Mexican coast and comes to terms with the failure haunting his life. (125 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
37.
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
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An aging, reclusive Southern belle, plagued by a horrifying family secret, descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative. (133 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
38.
Father Goose (1964)
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During WW2, a man persuaded to live on an isolated island and spot aircraft finds himself responsible for a teacher and several students, all female. (118 mins.)
Director: Ralph Nelson
 
39.
A Hard Day's Night (1964)
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A 'typical' day in the life of the Beatles, including many of their famous songs. (87 mins.)
Director: Richard Lester
 
40.
One Potato, Two Potato (1964)
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Study of interracial marriage in the 1960's. A white divorcée falls in love with and marries an African-American man... (83 mins.)
Director: Larry Peerce
 
41.
The Organizer (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A former high school teacher turned unionist tries to organize workers laboring with inhuman conditions at a late 19th Century textile factory. (130 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
 
42.
That Man from Rio (1964)
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A young man comes to the rescue of his girlfriend abducted by thieves and brought to Rio. An extravagant adventure ensues. (112 mins.)
 
43.
Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
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When the government agency fails to deliver even the meager supplies due by treaty to the proud Cheyenne tribe in their barren desert reserve... (154 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
44.
The Americanization of Emily (1964)
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An American naval officer's talent for living the good life in wartime is challenged when he falls in love and is sent on a dangerous mission. (115 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
 
45.
Fate Is the Hunter (1964)
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A man refuses to believe that pilot error caused a fatal crash, and persists in looking for another reason. (106 mins.)
Director: Ralph Nelson
 
46.
What a Way to Go! (1964)
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A four-time widow discusses her four marriages, in which all of her husbands became incredibly rich and died prematurely because of their drive to be rich. (111 mins.)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
 
47.
A House Is Not a Home (1964)
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Based on Polly Adler's best-selling autobiography about her life in the Roaring Twenties as a legendary Madam... (98 mins.)
Director: Russell Rouse
 
48.
Kisses for My President (1964)
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When the women of America join together on election day and elect a Leslie McCloud as the US President... (113 mins.)
 
49.
The Visit (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Carla Zachanassian had a child by Serge Miller as a teenager. When Serge refused to marry her, she was driven out of town... (100 mins.)
Director: Bernhard Wicki
 
50.
Goldfinger (1964)
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Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve. (110 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
 
51.
The Lively Set (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Casey Owens (James Darren), a young mechanic, has developed a design for a turbine car engine, paving... (95 mins.)
Director: Jack Arnold
 
52.
7 Faces of Dr. Lao (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A mysterious circus comes to a western town bearing wonders and characters that entertain the inhabitants and teach valuable lessons. (100 mins.)
Director: George Pal
 
53.
Dear Heart (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Single and alone, Evie arrives in New York for the annual Postmasters' convention. Staying at her hotel... (114 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
54.
Robin and the 7 Hoods (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In Chicago, during the Prohibition, two rival gangs compete for control of the city's rackets. (123 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
55.
Where Love Has Gone (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A divorced couple's teen-age daughter stands trial for stabbing her mother's latest lover. (111 mins.)
Director: Edward Dmytryk
 
56.
The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The death of Marcus Aurelius leads to a succession crisis, in which the deceased emperor's son, Commodus, demonstrates that he is unwilling to let anything undermine his claim to the Roman Empire. (188 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
 
57.
The Pink Panther (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Inspector Clouseau travels to Rome to catch a notorious jewel thief known as "The Phantom" before he conducts his most daring heist yet--a princess' priceless diamond with one slight imperfection, known as "The Pink Panther." (115 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
58.
Casals Conducts: 1964 (1964 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
While at his workshop in Puerto Rico, Pablo Casals prepares to conduct a Bach suite for a concert performance. (20 mins.)
Director: Larry Sturhahn
Stars: Pau Casals
 
59.
Help! My Snowman's Burning Down (1965 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Nobody knows what this movie is about. (9 mins.)
Director: Carson Davidson
 
60.
The Legend of Jimmy Blue Eyes (1964 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
(22 mins.)
Director: Robert Clouse
 
61.
The Pink Phink (1964 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A house painter uses blue as his color of choice, while the Pink Panther has a different selection in mind. (7 mins.)
 
62.
Christmas Cracker (1962 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Three separate sequences related to Christmas, animated in different styles: cutout animation of children... (9 mins.)
Director: Hale, McLaren
 
63.
How to Avoid Friendship (1964 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
(7 mins.)
Director: Gene Deitch
 
64.
Here's Nudnik (1965 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Nudnik lives in the Withered Arms Apartments in what appears to be Manhattan. He wakes from his chair/bed and eventually escapes...
Director: Gene Deitch
 
65.
Nine from Little Rock (1964 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The Arkansas school integration crisis and the changes wrought in subsequent years. This film profiles... (20 mins.)
 
66.
Breaking the Habit (1965 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(5 mins.)
Director: John Korty
 
67.
Children Without (1965 Documentary)
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This docudrama chronicles the life of a young girl and her brother who come from the Detroit "projects."... (29 mins.)
 
68.
Eskimo Artist: Kenojuak (1967 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
(20 mins.)
Director: John Feeney
 
69.
140 Days Under the World (1964 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
 
70.
World Without Sun (1964 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Fascinating underwater documentary filmed with hand-held cameras by frogmen and mostly filmed in deep-water seas from within a special designed batiscaff, by the Cousteau family of sea explorers. (93 mins.)
 
71.
The Finest Hours (1964 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A biography of Winston Churchill, shown through re-creations and actual film footage and told by Orson... (116 mins.)
Director: Peter Baylis
 
72.
Four Days in November (1964 Documentary)
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From more than eight million feet of newsreels, amateur footage, tape-recordings and more, David L. Wolper presents a priceless detailed account of the time and events surrounding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. (122 mins.)
Director: Mel Stuart
 
73.
The Human Dutch (1964 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
How do the Dutch people live? Hidden cameras filmed the crowds on the beach, during carnival time, skating on the ice plains... (90 mins.)
Director: Bert Haanstra
 
74.
Over There, 1914-18 (1963 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
(90 mins.)
Director: Jean Aurel
 
75.
Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Stories about three very different women and the men they attract. (118 mins.)
 
76.
Raven's End (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An aspiring young writer lives in a bleak working class block in the late 1930s. (101 mins.)
Director: Bo Widerberg
 
77.
Sallah (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The sharp, often hilarious satire that became the most successful film in Israeli history is about new immigrants Sallah and his family... (110 mins.)
Director: Ephraim Kishon
 
78.
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A young girl separated from her lover by war faces a life-altering decision. (91 mins.)
Director: Jacques Demy
 
79.
Woman in the Dunes (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An entomologist on vacation is trapped by local villagers into living with a woman whose life task is shoveling sand for them. (123 mins.)
 
80.
The Sound of Music (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower. (174 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ This and the next 54 were the nominated and winning films of the 38th Oscar ceremony, which took place in 1966, and covered the year 1965. ” - Mallorca-Moon
 
81.
Darling (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A beautiful but amoral model sleeps her way to the top of the London fashion scene at the height of the Swinging Sixties. (128 mins.)
 
82.
Doctor Zhivago (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The life of a Russian physician and poet who, although married to another, falls in love with a political activist's wife and experiences hardship during the First World War and then the October Revolution. (197 mins.)
Director: David Lean
 
83.
Ship of Fools (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A varied group of passengers boarding a ship bound for post-war Germany represents a microcosm of 1930s society. (149 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kramer
 
84.
A Thousand Clowns (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
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
 
85.
Cat Ballou (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A woman seeking revenge for her murdered father hires a famous gunman, but he's very different from what she expects. (97 mins.)
 
86.
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
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
 
87.
Othello (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A general's marriage is destroyed when a vengeful lieutenant convinces him that his new wife has been unfaithful. (165 mins.)
Director: Stuart Burge
 
88.
The Pawnbroker (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A Jewish pawnbroker, victim of Nazi persecution, loses all faith in his fellow man until he realizes too late the tragedy of his actions. (116 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
89.
The Collector (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A man kidnaps a woman and holds her hostage just for the pleasure of having her there. (119 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
90.
A Patch of Blue (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A blind, uneducated white girl is befriended by a black man, who becomes determined to help her escape her impoverished and abusive home life. (105 mins.)
Director: Guy Green
 
91.
The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After a plane crash in the Sahara, one of the survivors says he's an airplane designer and they can make a flyable plane from the wreckage. (142 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
92.
Inside Daisy Clover (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A tomboy turned movie star deals with the cruelty of Hollywood. (128 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
93.
Woman in the Dunes (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An entomologist on vacation is trapped by local villagers into living with a woman whose life task is shoveling sand for them. (123 mins.)
 
94.
Casanova 70 (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The amorous adventures of Andrea Rossi-Colombotti, an army officer who finds pleasure with beautiful women in life-threatening situations. (107 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
 
95.
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Sabotage efforts damage an international air race. (138 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
 
96.
The Train (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In 1944, a German colonel loads a train with French art treasures to send to Germany. The Resistance must stop it without damaging the cargo. (133 mins.)
 
97.
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A young girl separated from her lover by war faces a life-altering decision. (91 mins.)
Director: Jacques Demy
 
98.
The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The biographical story of Michelangelo's troubles while painting the Sistine Chapel at the urging of Pope Julius II. (138 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
 
99.
The Great Race (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When a popular daredevil proposes an automobile race across three continents, his arch rival vows to beat him, while an ambitious female reporter has her own plans for victory. (160 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
100.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The life of Jesus Christ. (225 mins.)
Director: George Stevens