Search results for "1962"
Five Weeks in a Balloon

Five Weeks in a Balloon

Five Weeks in a Balloon
IMDb: 5.8
101

Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth.

Two for the Seesaw

Two for the Seesaw

Two for the Seesaw
IMDb: 6.7
119

Jerry Ryan wanders aimlessly around New York after giving up his Nebrascan law practice. His wife asks for a divorce. He meets Gittel, a struggling dancer from Greenwich Village and…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Brain That Wouldn’t Die

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die
IMDb: 4.2
82

Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancée, Jan Compton, are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by…

How the West Was Won

How the West Was Won

How the West Was Won
IMDb: 7.1
162

The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of one…

Genre: History, Western
Hell Is for Heroes

Hell Is for Heroes

Hell Is for Heroes
IMDb: 7.0
90

World War II drama where the action centers around a single maneuver by a squad of GIs in retaliation against the force of the German Siegfried line. Reese joins a…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Billy Rose’s Jumbo

Billy Rose’s Jumbo

Billy Rose’s Jumbo
IMDb: 6.2
123

The daughter of a circus owner fights to save her father from a takeover spearheaded by the man she loves.

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
IMDb: 7.7
104

A rebellious youth, sentenced to a boy’s reformatory for robbing a bakery, rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his solitary…

Genre: Drama, Sport
Birdman of Alcatraz

Birdman of Alcatraz

Birdman of Alcatraz
IMDb: 7.8
147

After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud’s life gains new meaning when he happens upon…

The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker
IMDb: 8.1
106

The true story of the frightening, lonely world of silence and darkness of 7-year-old Helen Keller who, since infancy, has never seen the sky, heard her mother’s voice or expressed…

Genre: Biography, Drama
The Trial

The Trial

The Trial
IMDb: 7.8
118

An unassuming office worker is arrested and stands trial, but he is never made aware of his charges.

Experiment in Terror

Experiment in Terror

Experiment in Terror
IMDb: 7.3
123

Kelly Sherwood is terrorized by a man with an asthmatic voice who plans to use her to steal $100,000 from the bank where she works. He threatens to kill her…

Merrill’s Marauders

Merrill’s Marauders

Merrill’s Marauders
IMDb: 6.7
98

Brigadier General Frank D. Merrill leads the 3,000 American volunteers of his 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), aka “Merrill’s Marauders”, behind Japanese lines across Burma to Myitkyina, pushing beyond their limits…

Ride the High Country

Ride the High Country

Ride the High Country
IMDb: 7.5
94

An ex-lawman is hired to transport gold from a mining community through dangerous territory. But what he doesn’t realize is that his partner and old friend is plotting to double-cross…

Genre: Action, Western
Sanjuro

Sanjuro

Sanjuro
IMDb: 8.2
96

Toshiro Mifune swaggers and snarls to brilliant comic effect in Kurosawa’s tightly paced, beautifully composed “Sanjuro.” In this companion piece and sequel to “Yojimbo,” jaded samurai Sanjuro helps an idealistic…

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
IMDb: 8.1
123

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.

Genre: Drama, Western
Jack the Giant Killer

Jack the Giant Killer

Jack the Giant Killer
IMDb: 6.5
94

The terrible and trecherous Pendragon plans to gain the throne of Cornwall by getting the king to abdicate and to marry his lovely daughter. To help him he has his…

Cleo from 5 to 7

Cleo from 5 to 7

Cleo from 5 to 7
IMDb: 8.0
90

Agnès Varda eloquently captures Paris in the sixties with this real-time portrait of a singer set adrift in the city as she awaits test results of a biopsy. A chronicle…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Le couteau dans la plaie

Le couteau dans la plaie

Le couteau dans la plaie
IMDb: 6.4
110

Immediately after Lisa (Loren) declares that she is leaving her immature, abusive, but easy-going husband Robert (Perkins), he is reported dead in a plane crash. Secretly still alive, he convinces…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Mondo cane

Mondo cane

Mondo cane
IMDb: 6.4
105

A documentary consisting of a series of travelogue vignettes providing glimpses into cultural practices throughout the world intended to shock or surprise, including an insect banquet and a memorable look…

The L-Shaped Room

The L-Shaped Room

The L-Shaped Room
IMDb: 7.9
126

Leslie Caron plays a young, pregnant, unmarried Frenchwoman who takes a room in a seedy boarding house in London. She soon makes friends with Toby, a struggling writer who lives…

Genre: Drama
Teenage Yakuza

Teenage Yakuza

Teenage Yakuza
IMDb: 6.9
71

A high-school vigilante protects his community from the extortions of mobsters from a neighbouring city.

Genre: Action, Crime
Geronimo

Geronimo

Geronimo
IMDb: 6.7
101

In 1883, the Apache Indians lead by Geronimo reluctantly surrender to the attacks of American and Mexican troops, in exchange for a territory and food for their warriors. Soon though,…

Genre: History, Western
Billy Budd

Billy Budd

Billy Budd
IMDb: 7.5
119

Billy is an innocent, naive seaman in the British Navy in 1797. When the ship’s sadistic master-at-arms is murdered, Billy is accused and tried.

Genre: Action, Drama
Escape from Zahrain

Escape from Zahrain

Escape from Zahrain
IMDb: 6.3
93

Yul Brynner plays political leader Sharif who is sprung from a police van on his way to a firing squad by young loyalists led by Sal Mineo. Yul and the…

Kurotokage

Kurotokage

Kurotokage
IMDb: 7.1
101

Celebrated detective Akechi matches wits with the infamous and devious jewel thief Black Lizard after the criminal orchestrates an elaborate kidnapping.

Genre: Drama, Mystery
Les sept péchés capitaux

Les sept péchés capitaux

Les sept péchés capitaux
IMDb: 7.3
113

Seven directors each dramatize one of the seven deadly sins in a short film. In “Anger,” a domestic argument over a fly in the Sunday soup escalates into nuclear war….