Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1962

1. Gypsy (1962) Gypsy (1962)
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Based on the Broadway hit about the life and times of burlesque dancer Gypsy Rose Lee and her aggressive stage mother, Mama Rose. Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Rosalind Russell, Natalie Wood, Karl Malden Biography | Comedy | Drama | Musical 143 mins.
2. Lolita (1962) Lolita (1962)
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A middle-aged college professor becomes infatuated with a fourteen-year-old nymphet. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: James Mason, Shelley Winters, Sue Lyon Crime | Drama | Romance 152 mins.
3. To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
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Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his kids against prejudice. Dir: Robert Mulligan With: Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton Crime | Drama 129 mins.
4. Lawrence of Arabia (1962) Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
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The story of TE Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and lead the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War 1 in order to fight the Turks. Dir: David Lean With: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn Adventure | Biography | Drama | History | War 216 mins.
5. Dr. No (1962) Dr. No (1962)
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A resourceful British government agent seeks answers in a case involving the disappearance of a colleague and the disruption of the American space program. Dir: Terence Young With: Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Bernard Lee Action | Adventure | Thriller 110 mins.
6. The Longest Day (1962) The Longest Day (1962)
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The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view. Dir: Ken Annakin, Andrew Marton With: John Wayne, Robert Ryan, Richard Burton Action | Drama | History | War 178 mins.
7. Cape Fear (1962) Cape Fear (1962)
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A lawyer's family is stalked by a man he once helped put in jail. Dir: J. Lee Thompson With: Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum, Polly Bergen Drama | Thriller 105 mins.
8. How the West Was Won (1962) How the West Was Won (1962)
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A family saga covering several decades of Westward expansion in the nineteenth century--including the Gold Rush, the Civil War, and the building of the railroads. Dir: John Ford, Henry Hathaway With: James Stewart, John Wayne, Gregory Peck Western 164 mins.
9. The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
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A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed. Dir: John Ford With: James Stewart, John Wayne, Vera Miles Western 123 mins.
10. The Manchurian Candidate (1962) The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
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A former prisoner of war is brainwashed as an unwitting assassin for an international Communist conspiracy. Dir: John Frankenheimer With: Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh Drama | Thriller 126 mins.