Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1961

1. The Last Sunset (1961) The Last Sunset (1961)
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Brendan O'Malley arrives at the Mexican home of old flame Belle Breckenridge to find her married to... Dir: Robert Aldrich With: Rock Hudson, Kirk Douglas, Dorothy Malone Drama | Romance | Western 112 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. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
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.
4. Hand in Hand (1961) Hand in Hand (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A little Roman Catholic boy and a little Jewish girl become best friends despite the prejudice that surrounds them. Dir: Philip Leacock With: Kathleen Byron, Finlay Currie, Arnold Diamond Drama | Family 78 mins.
5. The Parent Trap (1961) The Parent Trap (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Teenage twin sisters 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.
6. 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 | Music 79 mins.
7. The Hustler (1961) The Hustler (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 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.
8. Mothra (1961) Mothra (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Shipwreck survivors are found on Beiru Island (Infanto tô), which was previously used for atomic tests... Dir: Ishirô Honda With: Furankî Sakai, Hiroshi Koizumi, Kyôko Kagawa Fantasy | Sci-Fi | Thriller 101 mins.
9. The Guns of Navarone (1961) The Guns of Navarone (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A British team is sent to cross occupied Greek territory and destroy the massive German gun emplacement that commands a key sea channel. Dir: J. Lee Thompson With: David Niven, Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn Action | Adventure | Drama | War 158 mins.
10. Yojimbo (1961) Yojimbo (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 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 Action | Drama | Thriller 110 mins.