Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1961

1. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
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A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building. Dir: Blake Edwards With: Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Patricia Neal Comedy | Drama | Romance 115 mins.
2. West Side Story (1961) West Side Story (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love, but tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy. Dir: Jerome Robbins, Robert Wise With: Natalie Wood, George Chakiris, Richard Beymer Crime | Drama | Musical | Romance | Thriller 152 mins.
3. 101 Dalmatians (1961) 101 Dalmatians (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement. Dir: Clyde Geronimi, Hamilton Luske With: Rod Taylor, Betty Lou Gerson, J. Pat O'Malley Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family 79 mins.
4. Parrish (1961) Parrish (1961)
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Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley... Dir: Delmer Daves With: Claudette Colbert, Troy Donahue, Karl Malden Drama 138 mins.
5. The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1961) The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A crusty, eccentric priest recruits three reluctant convicts to help him rescue a children's leper colony from a Pacific island menaced by a smoldering volcano. Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Spencer Tracy, Frank Sinatra, Kerwin Mathews Adventure | Drama | Thriller 126 mins.
6. The Hustler (1961) The Hustler (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match. Dir: Robert Rossen With: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie Drama | Sport 134 mins.
7. The Parent Trap (1961) The Parent Trap (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Teenage twin girls swap places and scheme to reunite their divorced parents. Dir: David Swift With: Hayley Mills, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith Comedy | Family | Romance 129 mins.
8. The Shadow of the Cat (1961) The Shadow of the Cat (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A female house cat sees her mistress murdered by her husband and two servants, and becomes ferociously bent on revenge. Dir: John Gilling With: André Morell, Barbara Shelley, William Lucas Horror | Mystery | Thriller 79 mins.
9. The Misfits (1961) The Misfits (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A sexy divorcée falls for an over-the-hill cowboy who is struggling to maintain his romantically independent lifestyle in early-sixties Nevada. Dir: John Huston With: Clark Gable, Marilyn Monroe, Montgomery Clift Drama | Romance | Western 124 mins.
10. Yojimbo (1961) Yojimbo (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs and decides to play them against each other to free the town. Dir: Akira Kurosawa With: Toshirô Mifune, Eijirô Tôno, Tatsuya Nakadai Drama 110 mins.