1963 Films

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1.
The Great Escape (1963)
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Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II. (172 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
2.
The Birds (1963)
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A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack people. (119 mins.)
 
3.
(1963)
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A harried movie director retreats into his memories and fantasies. (138 mins.)
 
4.
From Russia with Love (1963)
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James Bond willingly falls into an assassination ploy involving a naive Russian beauty in order to retrieve a Soviet encryption device that was stolen by SPECTRE. (115 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
 
5.
Cleopatra (1963)
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Queen Cleopatra of Egypt experiences both triumph and tragedy as she attempts to resist the imperial ambitions of Rome. (192 mins.)
 
6.
The Pink Panther (1963)
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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
 
7.
The Sword in the Stone (1963)
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A poor boy named Arthur learns the power of love, kindness, knowledge and bravery with the help of a wizard called Merlin in the path to become one of the most beloved kings in English history. (79 mins.)
 
8.
Charade (1963)
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Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust? (113 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
 
9.
The Victors (1963)
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Intelligent, sprawling saga of a squad of American soldiers, following them through Europe during World War II. (175 mins.)
Director: Carl Foreman
 
10.
The Wheeler Dealers (1963)
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Big time Texas Wheeler Dealer (Ivy league educated, but plays dumb) runs out of money and goes to NYC to raise 1.5 million. (107 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
 
11.
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963)
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The dying words of a thief spark a madcap cross-country rush to find some treasure. (205 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kramer
 
12.
The Haunting (1963)
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A scientist doing research on the paranormal invites two women to a haunted mansion. One of the participants soon starts losing her mind. (112 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
13.
Contempt (1963)
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Screenwriter Paul Javal's marriage to his wife Camille disintegrates during movie production as she spends time with the producer. Layered conflicts between art and business ensue. (103 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
14.
Spencer's Mountain (1963)
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Clay Spencer is a hard-working man who loves his wife and large family. He is respected by his neighbors and always ready to give them a helping hand... (118 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
 
15.
Bye Bye Birdie (1963)
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A rock singer travels to a small Ohio town to make his "farewell" television performance and kiss his biggest fan before he is drafted. (112 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
 
16.
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
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The legendary Greek hero leads a team of intrepid adventurers in a perilous quest for the legendary Golden Fleece. (104 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
17.
Lord of the Flies (1963)
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Lost on an island, young survivors of a plane crash eventually revert to savagery despite the few rational boys' attempts to prevent that. (92 mins.)
Director: Peter Brook
 
18.
McLintock! (1963)
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Wealthy rancher G.W. McLintock uses his power and influence in the territory to keep the peace between farmers, ranchers, land-grabbers, Indians and corrupt government officials. (127 mins.)
 
19.
Hud (1963)
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Honest and hard-working Texas rancher Homer Bannon has a conflict with his unscrupulous, selfish, arrogant and egotistical son Hud, who sank into alcoholism after accidentally killing his brother in a car crash. (112 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
20.
High and Low (1963)
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An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom. (143 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
 
21.
4 for Texas (1963)
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Zack Thomas is a tough guy who hooks up with Joe Jarrett to open a casino. (124 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
22.
55 Days at Peking (1963)
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During the 1900 Boxer Rebellion against foreigners in China, U.S. Marine Major Matt Lewis, aided by British Consul Sir Arthur Robertson, devises a strategy to keep the rebels at bay until an international military relief force arrives. (154 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
 
23.
The Raven (1963)
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A magician who has been turned into a raven turns to a former sorcerer for help. (86 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
24.
The Nutty Professor (1963)
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To improve his social life, a nerdish professor drinks a potion that temporarily turns him into the handsome, but obnoxious, Buddy Love. (107 mins.)
Director: Jerry Lewis
 
25.
Irma la Douce (1963)
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In Paris, a former policeman falls in love with a prostitute, and tries to get her out of that life by paying for all of her time. (147 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
 
26.
The Silence (1963)
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Two estranged sisters, Ester and Anna, and Anna's 10-year-old son travel to the Central European country on the verge of war. Ester becomes seriously ill and the three of them move into a hotel in a small town called Timoka. (96 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
 
27.
The Prize (1963)
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As the Nobel Prize winners come to Stockholm to receive their awards, their lives are overturned and perturbed in various ways. (134 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
28.
Donovan's Reef (1963)
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Comedy subtly dealing with moral issues such as racial bigotry, corporate greed, American belief of societal superiority and hypocrisy. (109 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
29.
Winter Light (1963)
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A small town priest struggles with his faith. (81 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
 
30.
Lilies of the Field (1963)
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A traveling handyman becomes the answer to the prayers of nuns who wish to build a chapel in the desert. (94 mins.)
Director: Ralph Nelson
 
31.
The Terror (1963)
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A young officer in Napoleon's army pursues a mysterious woman to the castle of an elderly Baron. (81 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
32.
Black Sabbath (1963)
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Boris Karloff hosts a trio of horror stories concerning a stalked call girl, a patriarch who has become a vampire-like monster, and a nurse who is haunted by her ring's rightful owner. (92 mins.)
Director: Mario Bava
 
33.
Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (1963)
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Stories about three very different women and the men they attract. (118 mins.)
 
34.
Soldier in the Rain (1963)
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The bond of friendship between a worldly-wise Army Master Sergeant and his naive worshiper. (88 mins.)
Director: Ralph Nelson
 
35.
X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)
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A doctor uses special eye drops to give himself x-ray vision, but the new power has disastrous consequences. (79 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
36.
Shock Corridor (1963)
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Bent on winning a Pulitzer Prize, a journalist commits himself to a mental institution to solve a strange and unclear murder. (101 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
 
37.
I Could Go on Singing (1963)
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Jenny Bowman is a successful singer who, while on an engagement at the London Palladium, visits David Donne to see her son Matt again... (100 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
 
38.
The Thrill of It All (1963)
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A housewife's sudden rise to fame as a soap spokesperson leads to chaos in her home life. (108 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
39.
Love with the Proper Stranger (1963)
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Angie Rossini is an innocent Italian Catholic Macy's salesgirl, who discovers she's pregnant from a fling with Rocky... (102 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
40.
It Happened at the World's Fair (1963)
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Mike and Danny fly a crop duster, but because of Danny's gambling debts, a local sheriff seizes it. Trying to earn money... (105 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
41.
Move Over, Darling (1963)
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After five years lost at sea, a missing wife thought long dead returns just after her husband remarries. (103 mins.)
Director: Michael Gordon
 
42.
The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)
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A former intelligence officer is tasked by the heir to the Gleneyre estate to investigate the unusual deaths of a disparate group of eleven men on a list. (98 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
43.
The Haunted Palace (1963)
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Charles Dexter Ward arrives at a small village to visit the house he inherited from his ancestor who died there 100 years ago. (87 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
44.
Toys in the Attic (1963)
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Julian Berniers and Lily Prine have just gotten married. They have been in Chicago on business before returning to their home town of New Orleans... (90 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
45.
The Ugly American (1963)
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An intelligent, articulate scholar, Harrison MacWhite, survives a hostile Senate confirmation hearing... (120 mins.)
Director: George Englund
 
46.
Blood Feast (1963)
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An Egyptian caterer kills various women in suburban Miami to use their body parts to bring to life a dormant Egyptian goddess, while an inept police detective tries to track him down. (67 mins.)
 
47.
The V.I.P.s (1963)
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Fog delays a group of travelers headed for New York. They wait at the V.I.P. lounge of London Airport, each at a moment of crisis in his or her life. (119 mins.)
Director: Anthony Asquith
 
48.
Who's Minding the Store? (1963)
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Norman Phiffier works as a store clerk in a large department store. Clumsy and inept, he can't do anything right. Boy are they in trouble! (90 mins.)
Director: Frank Tashlin
 
49.
Beach Party (1963)
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"Beach Party" was the first of of a series of seven related AIP beach party films. The others are Muscle Beach Party, Bikini Beach, Pajama Party, Beach Blanket Bingo, How to Stuff a Wild Bikini and The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini. (101 mins.)
Director: William Asher
 
50.
PT 109 (1963)
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During WW2, Lieut. John F. Kennedy takes command of PT 109 to fight the Japanese in the Solomon Islands. (140 mins.)
 
51.
The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1963)
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Eddie thinks it is time for his father to remarry. However, in his opinion his father's taste in women leaves much to be desired... (118 mins.)
 
52.
The Incredible Journey (1963)
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The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home? (80 mins.)
Director: Fletcher Markle
 
53.
Murder at the Gallop (1963)
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When a wealthy old man appears to have been "frightened to death" by a cat, Miss Marple suspects one of his four relatives, all heirs to his estate, of his murder. (81 mins.)
Director: George Pollock
 
54.
The Comedy of Terrors (1963)
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Dishonest undertaker Waldo Trumbull and his sidekick Felix Gillie are creating their own customers when they cannot find willing ones. (84 mins.)
 
55.
Fun in Acapulco (1963)
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Mike works on a boat in Acapulco. When the bratty daughter of the boat owner gets him fired, Mike must find new work... (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
 
56.
A Child Is Waiting (1963)
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Psychologist Dr. Matthew Clark is the head of the Crawthorne State Training Institute, one of the first... (102 mins.)
Director: John Cassavetes
 
57.
Captain Newman, M.D. (1963)
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In 1944, an Army doctor is in charge of a neuropsychiatric ward at an Army Air Corps hospital in Arizona and he must deal with a variety of tough cases. (126 mins.)
Director: David Miller
 
58.
Tammy and the Doctor (1963)
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When Mrs. Call's heart condition acts up, Tammy tags along in the trip to Los Angeles when the old lady is getting her surgery... (88 mins.)
Director: Harry Keller
 
59.
These Are the Damned (1962)
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An American tourist, a youth gang leader, and his troubled sister find themselves trapped in a top secret government facility experimenting on children. (87 mins.)
Director: Joseph Losey
 
60.
The Wrong Arm of the Law (1963)
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The crooks in London know how it works. No one carries guns and no one resists the police. Then a new gang appears that go one better... (94 mins.)
Director: Cliff Owen
 
61.
A Gathering of Eagles (1963)
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During the Cold War, Air Force Colonel Jim Caldwell shapes up his Strategic Air Command B-52 wing to pass a nuclear war readiness test. (115 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
62.
Come Blow Your Horn (1963)
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Leaving home, young Buddy Baker arrives unannounced at the luxurious Manhattan apartment of his older brother... (112 mins.)
Director: Bud Yorkin
 
63.
The Caretakers (1963)
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This movie chronicles the trials of the mentally ill and their care-givers in an over-crowded ward of a hospital... (97 mins.)
Director: Hall Bartlett
 
64.
Take Her, She's Mine (1963)
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A father's attempts to protect his college-age daughter from trouble backfire, and he finds himself in the middle of scandal after scandal. (98 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
65.
Savage Sam (1963)
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Travis, Arliss, and Lisbeth are captured by Apaches while Old Yeller's son, Sam, tracks their trail. (103 mins.)
Director: Norman Tokar
 
66.
Flipper (1963)
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Sandy is distraught when, having saved Flipper by pulling out a spear, his father insists the dolphin be released. A grateful Flipper, however, returns the favor when Sandy is threatened by Sharks. (87 mins.)
Director: James B. Clark
 
67.
A New Kind of Love (1963)
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The fashion industry and Paris provide the setting for a comedy surrounding the mistaken impression that Joanne Woodward is a high-priced call girl. Paul Newman is the journalist interviewing her for insights on her profession. (110 mins.)
 
68.
Twice-Told Tales (1963)
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Three horror stories based on the writings of Nathaniel Hawthorne. In the first story titled "Dr. Heidegger's Experiment"... (120 mins.)
Director: Sidney Salkow
 
69.
Under the Yum Yum Tree (1963)
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A love-struck landlord tries to convince a pretty tenant to dump her fiance and give him a chance. (110 mins.)
Director: David Swift
 
70.
Heavens Above! (1963)
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A minister is accidentally appointed to a snobbish parish. (118 mins.)
 
71.
The Ghost (1963)
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A woman and her lover murder her husband, a doctor. Soon, however, strange things start happening, and they wonder if they really killed him, or if he is coming back from the dead to haunt them. (97 mins.)
Director: Robert Hampton
 
72.
For Love or Money (1963)
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Wealthy Chloe Brasher has three beautiful daughters; Bonnie, Kate, and Jan. Chloe pays attorney Deke Gentry to fix them up with three suitable husbands. (108 mins.)
Director: Michael Gordon
 
73.
Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed? (1963)
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Actor Jason Steele plays a caring, godlike doctor on television. Off the set, he's the insecure fiancee of Melissa... (103 mins.)
Director: Daniel Mann
 
74.
Maniac (1963)
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An American painter has an affair with a bar owner in a French village and agrees to help her murderer husband escape from a prison for the criminally insane. (86 mins.)
 
75.
Scum of the Earth (1963)
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A naive and innocent teenage girl is blackmailed into modeling in the nude for a photographer who is in league with a teenage gang whose boss illegally sells photos of teenage girls being abused and degraded. (75 mins.)
Director: Lewis H. Gordon
 
76.
The Winston Affair (1964)
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In WW2,a US lieutenant stationed in India shoots dead a British NCO and admits his crime but his reason for the murder is so bizarre that it puzzles his defense counsel. (94 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
 
77.
The Hook (1963)
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In the final days of the Korean War, an enemy airman is captured by three American soldiers who cannot bring themselves to follow the order to execute their prisoner. (98 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
78.
Gunfight at Comanche Creek (1963)
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In 1875 a murderous outlaw gang breaks criminals from jail, uses them to help in crimes, and then kills them for the reward, when it goes high enough. (90 mins.)
Director: Frank McDonald
 
79.
Papa's Delicate Condition (1963)
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If Jack Griffith's wife doesn't like the color of a neighbor's house, he'll arrange for it to be a house of a different color... (98 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
 
80.
The Young Racers (1963)
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A former race-car driver-turned-writer decides to expose a ruthless, womanizing Grand Prix race driver in a book. However, his scheme explodes when his life is saved by this man, who is actually sensitive and misunderstood. (84 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
81.
The Yellow Canary (1963)
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Andy (Pat Boone) is an arrogant pop singer about to be divorced by his wife (Barbara Eden) who treats his staff badly... (93 mins.)
Director: Buzz Kulik