My favorite movies of 1965

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1.
The Sound of Music (1965)
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A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower. (174 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
2.
Guns of Diablo (1965)
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Wagon train scout Linc Murdock reminisces about his old feud with rancher Rance Macklin over pretty Maria during the time when Linc worked for the Macklin ranch. (91 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
 
3.
Dear Brigitte (1965)
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Professor Leaf, an absent-minded poet with a prejudice against the sciences, is forced to face the fact... (100 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
4.
Winnetou: The Last Shot (1965)
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Rollins' gang wants to grab land by inciting the settlers in a war against the Indians but Winnetou and Old Shatterhand try to keep the peace, until Rollins frames Winnetou up for the murder of Jicarilla Chief's son. (93 mins.)
Director: Harald Reinl
“ AKA - Winnetou III: The Desperado Trail ” - Girgisbond
 
5.
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
 
6.
The Tramplers (1965)
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Civil War soldier returns home to his father who can't accept the loss of the Confederates. Serious conflicts arouse which split the family. (105 mins.)
 
7.
The Shop on Main Street (1965)
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Slovakia during WW2. Tono lives a poor life, but the authorities offer him to take over the Jewish widow Lautman's little shop for sewing material... (128 mins.)
 
8.
Doctor Zhivago (1965)
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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
 
9.
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
 
10.
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
 
11.
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
 
12.
Harum Scarum (1965)
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American singer Johnny Tyrone is enlisted by sinister forces to assassinate an Arab king whose daughter he has fallen in love with. (95 mins.)
Director: Gene Nelson
 
13.
Sands of the Kalahari (1965)
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A small airplane crashes in the sweltering deserts of southern Africa hundreds of miles from civilization... (119 mins.)
Director: Cy Endfield
 
14.
King Rat (1965)
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A fast-taking wheeler-dealer corporal in a Malaysian POW camp during WWII uses bribery and larceny to take de facto control of the camp from his senior officers. (134 mins.)
Director: Bryan Forbes
 
15.
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.)
 
16.
The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)
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The biographical story of Michelangelo's troubles while painting the Sistine Chapel at the urging of Pope Julius II. (138 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
 
17.
Marriage on the Rocks (1965)
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Ad-agency president Dan Edwards who, when he goes to Mexico to celebrate his nineteenth wedding anniversary... (109 mins.)
Director: Jack Donohue
 
18.
The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)
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A look at what happened to Custer and his troops at the Battle of Little Big Horn. Custer, an outspoken believer in fair treatment for the Indians... (91 mins.)
Director: Sidney Salkow
 
19.
Morituri (1965)
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A war pacifist is blackmailed to pose as an SS officer and to disable the scuttling explosives on freighter carrying rubber cargo to be captured by the Allies. (123 mins.)
Director: Bernhard Wicki
 
20.
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
 
21.
That Funny Feeling (1965)
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Joan Howell, a young and pretty maid-for-hire, meets and begins dating wealthy New York City businessman Tom Milford... (93 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
 
22.
Arizona Raiders (1965)
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When Quantrill's (Quantrell) gang is almost destroyed two of the captured members agree to join the Arizona Rangers to help finish the job. (97 mins.)
Director: William Witney
 
23.
The Great Race (1965)
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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
 
24.
The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
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Ranch owner Katie Elder's four sons determine to avenge the murder of their father and the swindling of their mother. (122 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
25.
Cat Ballou (1965)
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A woman seeking revenge for her murdered father hires a famous gunman, but he's very different from what she expects. (97 mins.)
 
26.
Major Dundee (1965)
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In 1864, due to frequent Apache raids from Mexico into the US, a Union officer decides to illegally cross the border and destroy the Apache, using a mixed army of Union troops, Confederate POWs, civilian mercenaries and scouts. (123 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
 
27.
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
 
28.
The Art of Love (1965)
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Struggling artist fakes his own death so his works will increase in value. (99 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
29.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
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The life of Jesus Christ. (225 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
30.
Strange Bedfellows (1965)
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In London, stuffy statesman Carter Harrison meets Toni, a Bohemian artist with a hot Italian temper... (98 mins.)
Director: Melvin Frank
 
31.
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
 
32.
36 Hours (1964)
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Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of him. (115 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
33.
Operation Crossbow (1965)
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Allied agents attempt to infiltrate the Nazis' rocket research site. (115 mins.)
 
34.
Genghis Khan (1965)
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During the 13th century the shy Mongol boy Temujin becomes the fearless leader Genghis Khan who unites all Mongol tribes and conquers most of Asia, Europe and the Middle-East. (120 mins.)
Director: Henry Levin
 
35.
The Sword of Ali Baba (1965)
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(81 mins.)
Director: Virgil W. Vogel
 
36.
The Sandpiper (1965)
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A free-spirited single mother forms a connection with the wed headmaster of an Episcopal boarding school in California. (117 mins.)
 
37.
None But the Brave (1965)
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During WW2, a platoon of Marines crash-lands on a tiny Pacific island occupied by a small Japanese unit. (106 mins.)
Director: Frank Sinatra
 
38.
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
 
39.
Shenandoah (1965)
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In Shenandoah, Virginia, widower farmer Charlie Anderson lives a peaceful life with his six sons - Jacob... (105 mins.)
 
40.
Mirage (1965)
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A New York man suffers amnesia. He soon learns that he's mixed up in a life-and-death situation, but what exactly is it? (108 mins.)
Director: Edward Dmytryk