Rock and Roll: The First 25 Years

Movies about and featuring rock and roll music 1955 - 1980. The early days, Elvis, the British invasion, the beach scene, Pop rock, and concert films.
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1.
Blackboard Jungle (1955)
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A new English teacher at a violent, unruly inner-city school is determined to do his job, despite resistance from both students and faculty. (101 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
“ The first time an R&R song was heard in a mainstream movie. ” - joe_538
 
2.
Rock 'n' Roll Revue (1955 Short Film)
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Packed with music by the greats of the time. (38 mins.)
Director: Joseph Kohn
 
3.
Rock Around the Clock (1956)
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A frustrated big-band promoter runs in to rock-and-rollers Bill Haley and the Comets at a small-town dance... (77 mins.)
Director: Fred F. Sears
“ Bill Haley & The Comets, The Platters, Freddie Bell & The Bellboys. ” - joe_538
 
4.
Rock Rock Rock! (1956)
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A young teenage girl (Tuesday Weld) desperately tries to earn enough money to buy a dress for a school rock and roll dance... (85 mins.)
Director: Will Price
“ Chuck Berry, Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers, Johnny Burnette, The Moonglows, The Flamingos, Jimmy Cavello and the House Rockers ” - joe_538
 
5.
Don't Knock the Rock (1956)
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A disc jockey tries to prove to teenagers' parents that rock 'n' roll is harmless and won't turn their kids into juvenile delinquents. (84 mins.)
Director: Fred F. Sears
“ Bill Haley & The Comets, The Treniers, Little Richard, Dave Apell & The Applejacks ” - joe_538
 
6.
The Girl Can't Help It (1956)
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Gangster hires down-and-out press agent to make his blonde bimbo girlfriend a singing star. (99 mins.)
Director: Frank Tashlin
“ Fats Domino, The Platters, Little Richard, Gene Vincent, The Treniers, Eddie Fontaine, Eddie Cochran ” - joe_538
 
7.
Shake, Rattle & Rock! (1956)
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A group of concerned adults try to ban rock and roll music in their town because they think that the music promotes juvenile delinquency... (72 mins.)
Director: Edward L. Cahn
“ Fats Domino, Joe Turner, Choker Campbell & His Band ” - joe_538
 
8.
Rock, Pretty Baby (1956)
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(89 mins.)
 
9.
Bop Girl Goes Calypso (1957)
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To prove his theory that rock and roll is on its way out, a sociologist tries to convince a "bop" singer to switch to calypso, much to the ire of her Hollywood nightclub manager. (80 mins.)
Director: Howard W. Koch
 
10.
Carnival Rock (1957)
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Christy runs a rock and roll nightclub on a carnival pier with his righ-hand-man Benny. Christy has a crush on the club's star... (75 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
“ The Platters, Bob Luman and his Shadows, David Houston, The Blockbusters. ” - joe_538
 
11.
Jailhouse Rock (1957)
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After serving time for manslaughter, young Vince Everett becomes a teenage rock star. (96 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
 
12.
Jamboree! (1957)
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Pete Porter and Honey Wynn become overnight sensations as a romantic singing duo. But what will become of their budding love affair when their feuding... (86 mins.)
Director: Roy Lockwood
“ Fats Domino, Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Knox, Jimmy Bowen, Carl Perkins, The Four Coins, Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords, Frankie Avalon. ” - joe_538
 
13.
Loving You (1957)
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Deke Rivers is a delivery man who is discovered by publicist Glenda Markle and country-western musician... (101 mins.)
Director: Hal Kanter
 
14.
Mister Rock and Roll (1957)
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The saga of how Alan Freed discovered rock and roll. The new musical sounds are traced back to their roots in jazz, blues and gospel. Appearances by Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Clyde McPhatter, Frankie Lymon, Lionel Hampton. (86 mins.)
Director: Charles Dubin
“ Chuck Berry, Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers, Clyde McPhatter, Teddy Randazzo, Little Richard, Brook Benton, The Moonglows. ” - joe_538
 
15.
Rock All Night (1957)
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Cloud Nine, the local teen hangout, has been taken over by a pair of escaped killers, who hold the local teens hostage. The bartender realizes it's up to him to save the kids. (62 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
“ The Platters, The Blockbusters ” - joe_538
 
16.
Rock Around the World (1957)
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This is the story of the early life and rise to fame of Tommy Steele. His manager wanted him to be... (70 mins.)
Director: Gerard Bryant
 
17.
Rock Baby - Rock It (1957)
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Local Dallas teenagers resist attempts by shady underworld types to take over their beloved rock 'n' roll club... (84 mins.)
 
18.
Rockabilly Baby (1957)
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The mysterious Mrs. Eleanor Carter moves to Springfield with her two teen-age children Jimmy and Cathy... (81 mins.)
 
19.
Untamed Youth (1957)
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Sisters Jane and Penny are arrested for hitchhiking on their way to Los Angeles when they stop for a quick skinny-dip in a rural town... (80 mins.)
Director: Howard W. Koch
“ Eddie Cochran, Mamie Van Doren ” - joe_538
 
20.
The Big Beat (1958)
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Young man just out of college tries to persuade his father, who owns a record company, to start signing up rock 'n' roll acts. (81 mins.)
Director: Will Cowan
“ Fats Domino, The Dell Vikings, The Diamonds ” - joe_538
 
21.
Daddy-O (1958)
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Phil, a part-time truck driver and singer who wears his pants far too high, meets a feisty platinum... (74 mins.)
Director: Lou Place
 
22.
King Creole (1958)
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Having flunked graduation for a second time and needing cash to support his crabby (and thus unemployed) father... (116 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
23.
Let's Rock (1958)
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Singer's girlfriend helps him adjust to the new rock'n'roll music. (79 mins.)
Director: Harry Foster
“ Paul Anka, Danny & The Juniors, The Royal Teens, The Tyrones. ” - joe_538
 
24.
Sing Boy Sing (1958)
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Manager Joseph Sharkey discovers a naive Virgil Walker who has an incredible vocal talent. Sharkey takes Virgil away from his humble beginnings, changes his appearance and turns him into a nationwide singing sensation. (90 mins.)
Director: Henry Ephron
“ Tommy Sands ” - joe_538
 
25.
Summer Love (1957)
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A neighborhood rock band gets a job playing at a summer camp. (85 mins.)
Director: Charles F. Haas
 
26.
Go, Johnny, Go! (1959)
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Rock-n-roll promoter Alan Freed holds a talent search to develop a new rock star, then must find the elusive, mystery contestant (Jimmy Clanton) who doesn't know he has won. (75 mins.)
Director: Paul Landres
“ Chuck Berry, Jimmy Clanton, Ritchie Valens, The Flamingos, Eddie Cochran, Jackie Wilson, Sandy Stewart, The Cadillacs, JoAnn Campbell ” - joe_538
 
27.
Hound-Dog Man (1959)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Don Siegel
 
28.
Idol on Parade (1959)
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A rock'n'roll idol is drafted into the wrong regiment. (88 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
29.
Juke Box Rhythm (1959)
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While in New York to select her coronation wardrobe, Princess Ann is photographed dancing with Riff Manton... (81 mins.)
Director: Arthur Dreifuss
“ Johnny Otis, The Treniers, The Nitwits, The Earl Grant Trio. ” - joe_538
 
30.
Because They're Young (1960)
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New high school teacher tries to help troubled students and falls in love with the principal's secretary. (102 mins.)
Director: Paul Wendkos
“ Duane Eddy and the Rebels, James Darren. ” - joe_538
 
31.
G.I. Blues (1960)
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Tulsa is a specialist in the US Army stationed in Germany. He loves to sing and has dreams to run his own nightclub when he leaves the army... (104 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
32.
Juke Box Racket (1960)
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Mario ('Peter Clune'), a gangster, takes the fifth amendment when being questioned by the Senate Sub... (61 mins.)
 
33.
Where the Boys Are (1960)
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Four very different college girls drive to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for spring break and seek out various adventures and romance for themselves. (99 mins.)
Director: Henry Levin
“ Connie Francis. ” - joe_538
 
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35.
Hey, Let's Twist! (1961)
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The rise, fall and rise again of the Peppermint Lounge nightclub is chronicled. The sons of the Peppermint Lounge nightclub owner nearly topple the club's initial success by redesigning the place but realize their mistake. (79 mins.)
Director: Greg Garrison
“ Joey Dee & The Starlighters, Jo Ann Campbell, Teddy Randazzo, ” - joe_538
 
36.
Swingin' Along (1961)
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(74 mins.)
Director: Charles Barton
“ Ray Charles, Bobby Vee ” - joe_538
 
37.
Teenage Millionaire (1961)
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A teenager whose father is a millionaire radio station owner secretly records a song and plays it on one of his father's stations... (84 mins.)
Director: Lawrence Doheny
“ Jimmy Clanton, Jackie Wilson, Chubby Checker, Dion, Marv Johnson, Vicki Spencer, Bill Black's Combo ” - joe_538
 
38.
Twist Around the Clock (1961)
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Not only is this written by the same screen writer who wrote the earlier "Rock Around the Clock", it uses the same exact lines. (83 mins.)
Director: Oscar Rudolph
“ Chubby Checker, Dion, The Marcels, Vicki Spencer ” - joe_538
 
39.
Don't Knock the Twist (1962)
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Many twist dancers' meet in preparation for the TV variety show called "The Twist." While the special is still in the production stages, jealousies lead to problems - and a whole lot of dancing. (86 mins.)
Director: Oscar Rudolph
“ Chubby Checker, Gene Chandler, Carroll Brothers, Linda Scott, The Dovells, Vic Dana. ” - joe_538
 
40.
Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962)
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When he finds out his boss is retiring to Arizona, a sailor has to find a way to buy the Westwind, a boat that he and his father built. He is also caught between two women: insensitive club singer Robin and sweet Laurel. (106 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
41.
Play It Cool (1962)
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(82 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
“ Bill Fury, Bobby Vee ” - joe_538
 
42.
Ring-a-Ding Rhythm! (1962)
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The hero and heroine want to popularize a trad jazz in their town. Some older people feel displeased about a trad jazz... (78 mins.)
Director: Dick Lester
“ Chubby Checker, Gary U.S. Bonds, Gene Vincent, Brook Brothers, Gene McDaniels, Del Shannon ” - joe_538
 
43.
Some People (1962)
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Four teen-aged layabouts are persuaded to form rock group to keep them out of trouble. (93 mins.)
Director: Clive Donner
 
44.
Wild Guitar (1962)
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A young Arch Hall, Jr. is given a shot at the big time by the unscrupulous owner of a small record company played by Arch Hall... (92 mins.)
 
45.
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
“ Frankie and Annette, Donna Loren, Dick Dale and the Del-Tones ” - joe_538
 
46.
Bye Bye Birdie (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
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
 
47.
It's All Over Town (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A fantastic musical romp through the West End of London in the company of Lance Percival and his fat friend, Willie Rushton. In HD. (55 mins.)
Director: Douglas Hickox
“ The Springfields, The Bachelors, The Hollies ” - joe_538
 
48.
Just for Fun (1963)
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With an election approaching, the two major political parties in England work desperately to capture the enthusiasm of teenagers... (84 mins.)
Director: Gordon Flemyng
“ Bobby Vee, The Crickets, Freddie Cannon, Johnny Tillotson, Ketty Lester, The Tornados ” - joe_538
 
49.
Sing and Swing (1963)
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David Hemmings plays GPO rider with ambitions to be a pop star. He's joined by Joe Meek regular Heinz as well as Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen... (75 mins.)
Director: Lance Comfort
“ Gene Vincent, The Outlaws, Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen, Heinz Burt, Kim Roberts, Andy Cavell and The Saints, Kim Roberts. ” - joe_538
 
50.
What a Crazy World (1963)
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Unemployed East End lad Alf Hitchens has an on-off relationship with his girlfriend Marilyn and a dream of hitting the big time in the music business... (88 mins.)
 
51.
The Young Swingers (1963)
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(71 mins.)
Director: Maury Dexter
 
52.
Bikini Beach (1964)
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A millionaire sets out to prove his theory that his pet chimpanzee is as intelligent as the teenagers who hang out on the local beach, where he is intending to build a retirement home. (99 mins.)
Director: William Asher
 
53.
Get Yourself a College Girl (1964)
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A college co-ed tries to balance her time writing songs and dealing with her publisher whom tries to pursue her. (87 mins.)
Director: Sidney Miller
“ The Dave Clark Five, The Animals, The Standells, The Jimmy Smith Trio, Freddie Bell & The Bellboys. ” - joe_538
 
54.
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
 
55.
Looking for Love (1964)
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Libby has spent a whole month trying to get into show business with her singing, and has not made it... (85 mins.)
Director: Don Weis
 
56.
Muscle Beach Party (1964)
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Local beach-goers find that their beach has been taken over by a businessman training a stable of body builders. (95 mins.)
Director: William Asher
 
57.
Surf Party (1964)
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A young girl travels to California with a couple of friends in order to visit her brother, whom she hasn't seen for some time... (68 mins.)
Director: Maury Dexter
“ Bobby Vinton, Jackie DeShannon, The Astronauts, The Routers. ” - joe_538
 
58.
Swingers' Paradise (1964)
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A group of (literally) drifting popsters find themselves involved in a grim sand-and-sandals desert movie... (113 mins.)
Director: Sidney J. Furie
 
59.
The T.A.M.I. Show (1964 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Chuck Berry opens the show and performs "Johnny B Goode" and his 1955 hit Maebelline". He is then joined... (123 mins.)
Director: Steve Binder
“ The Beach Boys, Chuck Berry, James Brown, The Barbarians, Marvin Gaye, Gerry and the Pacemakers, Lesley Gore, Jan & Dean, Billy J. Kramer, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, The Supremes, The Rolling Stones. ” - joe_538
 
60.
Viva Las Vegas (1964)
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Race car driver Lucky Jackson goes to Las Vegas to earn money to pay for a new engine for his motor car. Working as a waiter, he still finds the time to court young Rusty Martin. (85 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
 
61.
Be My Guest (1965)
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A family inherits a seaside hotel and has trouble filling it up until their son's rock group begins packing 'em in... (82 mins.)
Director: Lance Comfort
“ Joyce Blair, Nashville Teens, Jerry Lee Lewis, Slash Wildly and the Cutthroats, Kenny and the Wranglers, The Plebs. ” - joe_538
 
62.
Beach Ball (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Edd Byrnes tries to get an ethnic-music-studies grant to buy instruments for his rock and roll group... (83 mins.)
Director: Lennie Weinrib
“ The Supremes, The Four Seasons, The Righteous Brothers, The Hondells, The Walker Brothers ” - joe_538
 
63.
Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
In the fourth of the highly successful Frankie and Annette beach party movies, a motorcycle gang led... (98 mins.)
Director: William Asher
“ Frankie Avalon, Annette Funnicello, Donna Loren, The Hondells. ” - joe_538
 
64.
Ferry Cross the Mersey (1964)
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Gerry and Fred Marsden, Les McGuire, and Les "Chad" Chadwick portray themselves in a romp through the early 1960's Liverpool Beat Scene... (88 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Summers
 
65.
Girl Happy (1965)
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A Chicago mobster hires a rock and roll singer and his band to keep an eye on his daughter during Spring Break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (96 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
 
66.
The Girls on the Beach (1965)
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The girls of Alpha Beta need to raise $10,000 in two weeks to save the sorority house. Among their schemes to raise the funds are a beauty contest... (80 mins.)
“ The Beach Boys, Lesley Gore, The Crickets ” - joe_538
 
67.
Go Go Mania (1965)
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No plot here. Just a collection of lip-synched videos from some of the bands that were part of the "British Invasion" in 1964... (68 mins.)
Director: Frederic Goode
“ Matt Monroe, The Animals, Susan Maughan, The Rockin' Berries, Herman's Hermits, The Four Pennies, The Nashville Teens, The Honeycombs, The Fourmost, Billy J. Kramer, Peter & Gordon, Billie Davis, The Spencer Davis Group, The Beatles. ” - joe_538
 
68.
Having a Wild Weekend (1965)
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Dinah is a model whose face appears in an ad campaign for meat. While shooting a TV commercial, she and Steve... (91 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
 
69.
Help! (1965)
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Ringo finds himself the human sacrifice target of a cult and the band must try to protect him from it. (92 mins.)
Director: Richard Lester
 
70.
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965)
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Frankie, on naval-reserve duty in Tahiti, doesn't trust Dee Dee to stay faithful, so he hires Bwana... (93 mins.)
Director: William Asher
 
71.
Love and Kisses (1965)
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Two 18-year-old students elope on the eve of high school graduation and move in with his parents. (87 mins.)
Director: Ozzie Nelson
“ Ricky Nelson ” - joe_538
 
72.
Ski Party (1965)
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On a college ski weekend, Todd and Craig pretend to be Jane and Nora, a pair of English girls. Their reasons... (90 mins.)
Director: Alan Rafkin
“ Frankie Avalon, Lesley Gore, James Brown, The Hondells. ” - joe_538
 
73.
A Swingin' Summer (1965)
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Beach party escapade features a bookworm with glasses who learns to "groove", as she attempts to sing "Ready to Groove." (80 mins.)
Director: Robert Sparr
“ The Righteous Brothers, The Rip Chords, Donnie Brooks, Gary Lewis & The Playboys ” - joe_538
 
74.
Tickle Me (1965)
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Elvis is a singing rodeo rider who drifts into an expensive dude ranch patronized by wealthy glamour girls... (90 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
75.
When the Boys Meet the Girls (1965)
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Danny Churchill is a young heir who tries to help Ginger, an attractive postal worker in rural Nevada... (97 mins.)
Director: Alvin Ganzer
“ Connie Francis, Herman's Hermits, Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs. ” - joe_538
 
76.
Wild on the Beach (1965)
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Adam Miller and Lee Sullivan both lay claim to a beach house for student boarders. Problems arise when both boys and girls show up to live there... (77 mins.)
Director: Maury Dexter
“ Jackie & Gayle, Sonny & Cher, The Astronauts ” - joe_538
 
77.
Winter A-Go-Go (1965)
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Teenagers work, play and dance to rock 'n' roll at a Lake Tahoe ski lodge. (88 mins.)
“ The Nooney Rickett 4, The Reflections ” - joe_538
 
78.
Village of the Giants (1965)
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Delinquent teen-agers ingest a substance and grow thirty feet tall, then proceed to take over a small town. (81 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
“ Freddy Cannon, The Beau Brummels, Johnny Crawford ” - joe_538
 
79.
The Big T.N.T. Show (1966 Documentary)
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Live performances by some of the top rock-and-roll acts of the mid 60s. Includes Ray Charles, The Byrds, Joan Baez, Ike and Tina Turner, Donovan, The Lovin' Spoonful, and several more. (93 mins.)
Director: Larry Peerce
“ The Byrds, The Lovin' Spoonful, Ike & Tina Turner, Ray Charles, Donovan, Petula Clark, The Ronettes, Bo Diddley ” - joe_538
 
80.
Disk-O-Tek Holiday (1964)
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Sam Costa, disc jockey, lying in bed operates the first push button hit parade in the history of science. This electronic device provides not only the performers, music, haggis, vitamin and pep pills but also a girl to go with them! (63 mins.)
“ Peter & Gordon, Freddie & The Dreamers, The Bachelors, Freddy Cannon, Millie Small, The Chiffons ” - joe_538
 
81.
The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
A corpse has 24 hours to mastermind a good deed without leaving his crypt, to go "up there" and have his youth restored. (82 mins.)
Director: Don Weis
“ The Bobby Fuller Four, Nancy Sinatra, Piccola Pupa ” - joe_538
 
82.
Hold On! (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
British beat group Herman's Hermits, on tour in the USA, is offered an opportunity to have a spaceship named after the group... (85 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
 
83.
Out of Sight (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Teenage/secret agent/musical comedy about Big Daddy who's been "driven mad by rock 'n' roll," so he plans to sabotage a music fair with a bomb... (87 mins.)
Director: Lennie Weinrib
“ Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Freddie & The Dreamers, The Turtles, Dobie Gray, The Astronauts, The Knickerbockers ” - joe_538
 
84.
Spinout (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Band singer/race driver Mike McCoy must choose between marrying a beautiful rich girl and driving her father's car in a prestigious race. (90 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
85.
Wild Wild Winter (1966)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Lennie Weinrib
“ Jay & The Americans, Beau Brummels, Dick & Dee Dee, The Astronauts, Jackie & Gayle ” - joe_538
 
86.
Blast-Off Girls (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A sleazy record promotor tries to make it big with a local Chicago garage band and plans to make them famous while keeping the profits for himself. (83 mins.)
 
87.
C'mon, Let's Live a Little (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Standard boy-girl malt shoppe doings, with a free speech on campus sub-plot dropped in. (84 mins.)
Director: David Butler
 
88.
The Cool Ones (1967)
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A young, millionaire rock promoter decides to create a new boy/girl duo team for his teen TV dance show by teaming up an ambitious go-go dancer and a has-been pop star and presenting them to the public as a new romantic pair. (95 mins.)
Director: Gene Nelson
 
89.
Dont Look Back (1967 Documentary)
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Documentary covering Bob Dylan's 1965 tour of England, which includes appearances by Joan Baez and Donovan. (96 mins.)
Director: D.A. Pennebaker
 
90.
The Fastest Guitar Alive (1967)
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The South is losing the Civil War and the coffers are nearly empty. A group of Confederate spies steals... (87 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
91.
Good Times (1967)
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Sonny and Cher spoof many Hollywood classic movie scenes. (91 mins.)
 
92.
It's a Bikini World (1967)
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Male chauvinist Mike attempts to get an intelligent burgeoning feminist Delilah into his harem. When she resists, Mike then poses as his brother Herbert, but in the process falls in love with Delilah. (86 mins.)
“ The Animals, The Castaways, The Toys, The Gentrys ” - joe_538
 
93.
Head (1968)
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The Monkees are tossed about in a psychedelic, surrealist, plotless, circular bit of fun fluff. (86 mins.)
Director: Bob Rafelson
 
94.
Monterey Pop (1968 Documentary)
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A film about the greatest pre-Woodstock rock music festival. (78 mins.)
Director: D.A. Pennebaker
 
95.
Mrs. Brown, You've Got a Lovely Daughter (1968)
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Friends Herman, Karl, Keith, Derek and Barry are working class Manchester lads who aren't getting very far in their respective working lives... (110 mins.)
Director: Saul Swimmer
 
96.
Speedway (1968)
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Poor bookkeeping saddles stock car driver Steve Grayson with a huge bill for back taxes which hampers his ability to continue racing competitively. (94 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
97.
Yellow Submarine (1968)
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The Beatles agree to accompany Captain Fred in his Yellow Submarine and go to Pepperland to free it from the music hating Blue Meanies. (90 mins.)
Director: George Dunning
 
98.
You Are What You Eat (1968 Documentary)
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A montage of the weird, a freak-out film that appeared when the expression was in fashion and in flower... (75 mins.)
Director: Barry Feinstein
 
99.
33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee (1969 TV Movie)
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Four individuals are brainwashed into forming a musical group, featuring guest appearances from some of the superstars of 1950s rock'n'roll. (60 mins.)
Director: Art Fisher
 
100.
Elvis: That's the Way It Is (1970 Documentary)
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Concert footage and backstage documentary of singer Elvis Presley. (97 mins.)
Director: Denis Sanders