1960

The Wackiest Ship in the Army

The Wackiest Ship in the Army

The Wackiest Ship in the Army
IMDb: 6.3
99 min

Lieutenant Rip Crandall is hoodwinked into taking command of the \"Wackiest Ship in the Navy\" - a real garbage scow with a crew of misfits who don\'t know a jib from a jigger. What none of them knows, including Crandall, is that this ship has a very important top-secret mission to complete in waters patrolled by the Japanese fleet. Their mission will save hundreds of allied lives - if only they can get there in one piece.

Genre: Comedy, Family, War
Where the Boys Are

Where the Boys Are

Where the Boys Are
IMDb: 6.7
99 min

Good girls Merritt, Melanie, Tuggle and Angie - all students at mid-western Penmore University - are planning on going to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for spring break to get away from the mid-western snow despite not having much money to spend once there. On the drive down, they admit their real purpose is to go where the boys are.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Grass Is Greener

The Grass Is Greener

The Grass Is Greener
IMDb: 6.5
104 min

Victor and Hillary are down on their luck to the point that they allow tourists to take guided tours of their castle. But Charles Delacro, a millionaire oil tycoon, visits, and takes a liking to more than the house. Soon, Hattie Durant gets involved and they have a good old fashioned love triangle.

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Swiss Family Robinson

Swiss Family Robinson

Swiss Family Robinson
IMDb: 7.2
126 min

After being shipwrecked, the Robinson family is marooned on an island inhabited only by an impressive array of wildlife. In true pioneer spirit, they quickly make themselves at home but soon face a danger even greater than nature: dastardly pirates. A rousing adventure suitable for the whole family, this Disney adaptation of the classic Johann Wyss novel stars Dorothy McGuire and John Mills as Mother and Father Robinson.

Flaming Star

Flaming Star

Flaming Star
IMDb: 6.5
101 min

Sam Burton\'s second wife Neddy is Indian, their son Pacer a half-breed. As struggle starts between the whites and the Kiowas, the Burton family is split between loyalties.

Cinderfella

Cinderfella

Cinderfella
IMDb: 6.1
91 min

This was Jerry Lewis\' answer to the classic Cinderella story. When his father dies, poor Fella is left at the mercy of his snobbish stepmother and her two no-good sons, Maximilian and Rupert. As he slaves away for his nasty step-family, Maximilian and Rupert attempt to find a treasure Fella\'s father has supposedly hidden on the estate. Meanwhile, hoping to restore her dwindling fortunes, the stepmother plans a fancy ball in honor of the visiting Princess Charmein whom she hopes will marry Rupert. Eventually, Fella\'s Fairy Godfather shows up to convince him that he has a shot at winning the Princess himself.

The 3 Worlds of Gulliver

The 3 Worlds of Gulliver

The 3 Worlds of Gulliver
IMDb: 6.5
100 min

Doctor Gulliver is poor, so nothing - not even his charming fiancée Elisabeth - keeps him in the town he lives. He signs on to a ship to India, but in a storm he\'s washed off the ship and ends up on an island, which is inhibitated by very tiny people. After he managed to convince them he\'s harmless and is accepted as one of their citizens, their king wants to use him in war against a people of giants. Compared to them, even Gulliver is a gnome.

The Facts of Life

The Facts of Life

The Facts of Life
IMDb: 6.5
103 min

Two romantic couples are each married to different people! They really DO love each other. At the beginning Kitty thinks Larry is un-funny...

Akibiyori

Akibiyori

Akibiyori
IMDb: 8.0
128 min

The great actress and Ozu regular Setsuko Hara plays a mother gently trying to persuade her daughter to marry in this glowing portrait of family love and conflict—a reworking of Ozu’s 1949 masterpiece Late Spring.

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Genre: Drama
BUtterfield 8

BUtterfield 8

BUtterfield 8
IMDb: 6.4
109 min

The story about Gloria Wandrous, a promiscuous fashion model, who falls in love with Weston Liggett, the hard drinking son of a working class family who has married into money.

Genre: Drama
The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven
IMDb: 7.7
128 min

An oppressed Mexican peasant village hires seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.

Genre: Best Western
Midnight Lace

Midnight Lace

Midnight Lace
IMDb: 6.8
110 min

This 1960 thriller, set in London, stars Doris Day as a wife who begins to unravel when she receives threatening telephone calls informing her she\'s soon to be murdered.

Let’s Make Love

Let’s Make Love

Let’s Make Love
IMDb: 6.5
114 min

When billionaire Jean-Marc Clement learns that he is to be satirized in an off-Broadway revue, he passes himself off as an actor playing him in order to get closer to the beautiful star of the show, Amanda Dell.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Rocco and His Brothers

Rocco and His Brothers

Rocco and His Brothers
IMDb: 8.3
178 min

When a widow’s family moves to the big city, two of her sons become romantic rivals, with deadly results.

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Spartacus

Spartacus

Spartacus
IMDb: 7.9
197 min

The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town, their numbers swell as escaped slaves join their ranks. Under the leadership of Spartacus, they make their way to southern Italy, where they will cross the sea and return to their homes.

Shoot the Piano Player

Shoot the Piano Player

Shoot the Piano Player
IMDb: 7.5
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Charlie is a former classical pianist who has changed his name and now plays jazz in a grimy Paris bar. When Charlie's brothers, Richard and Chico, surface and ask for Charlie's help while on the run from gangsters they have scammed, he aids their escape. Soon Charlie and Lena, a waitress at the same bar, face trouble when the gangsters arrive, looking for his brothers.

The Bad Sleep Well

The Bad Sleep Well

The Bad Sleep Well
IMDb: 8.0
151 min

Nishi, a former car salesman, marries Iwabuchi\'s daughter, a wealthy businessman suspected of corruption along with other executives of his company.

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The City of the Dead

The City of the Dead

The City of the Dead
IMDb: 6.8
76 min

A young college student arrives in a sleepy Massachusetts town to research witchcraft; during her stay at an eerie inn, she discovers a startling secret about the town and its inhabitants.

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From the Terrace

From the Terrace

From the Terrace
IMDb: 6.7
149 min

Alfred Eaton, an ambitious young executive, climbs to the top of New York\'s financial world as his marriage crumbles. At the brink of attaining his career goals, he is forced to choose between business success, married to the beautiful, but unfaithful Mary and starting over with his true love, the much younger Natalie.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
IMDb: 7.6
90 min

A 22-year-old factory worker lets loose on the weekends: drinking, brawling, and dating two women, one of whom is older and married.

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Wild for Kicks

Wild for Kicks

Wild for Kicks
IMDb: 6.0
83 min

A British architect's (David Farrar) daughter spites her French stepmother (Noëlle Adam) by hanging out with Soho beatniks.

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Genre: Drama
The Time Machine

The Time Machine

The Time Machine
IMDb: 7.6
103 min

A Victorian Englishman travels to the far future and finds that humanity has divided into two hostile species.

Black Sunday

Black Sunday

Black Sunday
IMDb: 7.2
87 min

A vengeful witch and her fiendish servant return from the grave and begin a bloody campaign to possess the body of the witch's beautiful look-alike descendant. Only the girl's brother and a handsome doctor stand in her way.

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13 Ghosts

13 Ghosts

13 Ghosts
IMDb: 6.1
85 min

Reclusive Dr. Zorba has died and left his mansion to his nephew Cyrus and his family. They will need to search the house to find the doctor\'s fortune, but along with the property they have also inherited the occultist\'s collection of 13 ghosts.

Hell to Eternity

Hell to Eternity

Hell to Eternity
IMDb: 7.0
131 min

Based on the story about Guy Gabaldon, a Los Angeles Hispanic boy raised in the 1930s by a Japanese-American foster family. After Pearl Harbor, his foster family is interned at the Manzanar camp for Japanese Americans, while he enlists in the Marines, where his ability to speak Japanese becomes a vital asset. During the Battle of Saipan, he convinces 800 Japanese to surrender after their general commits suicide.

Jigoku

Jigoku

Jigoku
IMDb: 6.8
101 min

After a young theology student flees a hit-and-run accident, he is plagued by both his own guilt-ridden conscience and a mysterious, diabolical doppelgänger. But all possible escape routes lead straight to hell—literally!

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The Bellboy

The Bellboy

The Bellboy
IMDb: 6.6
72 min

Stanley is a bellboy at the Fountainbleau Hotel in Miami Beach. It is there that he performs his duties quietly and without a word to anyone. All that he displays are facial expressions and a comedic slapstick style. And anything that can go wrong - does go wrong when Stanley is involved. Then one day, Jerry Lewis, big star, arrives at the hotel and some of the staff notice the striking resemblanc

Genre: Comedy
The Lost World

The Lost World

The Lost World
IMDb: 5.5
97 min

Professor Challenger leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers to a remote plateau deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify his claim that dinosaurs still live there.

Inherit the Wind

Inherit the Wind

Inherit the Wind
IMDb: 8.1
128 min

This gripping adaptation of the Jerome Lawrence-Robert E. Lee play examines an issue that still causes great controversy: the role religion should play in the schools.

Genre: Best History
Bells Are Ringing

Bells Are Ringing

Bells Are Ringing
IMDb: 7.0
126 min

Based on the successful 1956 Broadway production of the same name by Betty Comden, Adolph Green, and Jule Styne, the film focuses on Ella Peterson, who works in the basement office of Susanswerphone, a telephone answering service. Peterson, based on Mary Printz, who worked at Green\'s service, listens in on others\' lives and adds some interest to her own humdrum existence by adopting different identities for her clients. They include an out-of-work Method actor, a dentist with musical yearnings, and in particular playwright Jeffrey Moss, who is suffering from writer\'s block and desperately needs a muse.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
House of Usher

House of Usher

House of Usher
IMDb: 7.0
79 min

After a long journey, Philip arrives at the Usher mansion seeking his loved one, Madeline. Upon arriving, however, he discovers that Madeline and her brother Roderick Usher have been afflicted with a mysterious malady: Roderick\'s senses have become painfully acute, while Madeline has become catatonic. That evening, Roderick tells his guest of an old Usher family curse: any time there has been more than one Usher child, all of the siblings have gone insane and died horrible deaths. As the days wear on, the effects of the curse reach their terrifying climax.

Elmer Gantry

Elmer Gantry

Elmer Gantry
IMDb: 7.8
146 min

When hedonistic but charming con man Elmer Gantry (Burt Lancaster) meets the beautiful Sister Sharon Falconer (Jean Simmons), a roadside revivalist, he feigns piousness to join her act as a passionate preacher. The two make a successful onstage pair, and their chemistry extends to romance. Both the show and their relationship are threatened, however, when one of Gantry\'s ex-lovers (Shirley Jones) decides that she has a score to settle with the charismatic performer.

Psycho

Psycho

Psycho
IMDb: 8.5
109 min

When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager Norman Bates cares for his housebound mother. The place seems quirky, but fine… until Marion decides to take a shower.

Village of the Damned

Village of the Damned

Village of the Damned
IMDb: 7.3
77 min

In a small English village everyone suddenly falls unconscious. When they awake every woman of child bearing age is pregnant. The resulting children have the same strange blond hair, eyes and a strong connection to each other.

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The Apartment

The Apartment

The Apartment
IMDb: 8.3
125 min

Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he\'s left with a major problem to solve.

The Gallant Hours

The Gallant Hours

The Gallant Hours
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

A semi-documentary dramatization of five weeks in the life of Vice Admiral William F. \"Bull\" Halsey, Jr., from his assignment to command the U.S. naval operations in the South Pacific to the Allied victory at Guadalcanal.

Pollyanna

Pollyanna

Pollyanna
IMDb: 7.4
134 min

A young girl comes to an embittered town and confronts its attitude with her determination to see the best in life.

Sergeant Rutledge

Sergeant Rutledge

Sergeant Rutledge
IMDb: 7.4
111 min

Respected black cavalry Sergeant Brax Rutledge stands court-martial for raping and killing a white woman and murdering her father, his superior officer.

Genre: Crime, Western
L’Avventura

L’Avventura

L’Avventura
IMDb: 7.9
143 min

In Michelangelo Antonioni\'s classic of Italian cinema, two lovely young women, Claudia and Anna, join the latter\'s lover, Sandro, on a boat trip to a remote volcanic island. When Anna goes missing, an extensive search is launched. In the meantime, Sandro and Claudia become involved in a romance despite Anna\'s disappearance, though the relationship suffers from the guilt and tension brought about by the looming mystery.

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Genre: Drama, Mystery
Wild River

Wild River

Wild River
IMDb: 7.6
110 min

A young field administrator for the TVA comes to rural Tennessee to oversee the building of a dam on the Tennessee River. He encounters opposition from the local people, in particular a farmer who objects to his employment (with pay) of local black laborers. Much of the plot revolves around the eviction of an elderly woman from her home on an island in the River, and the young man\'s love affair with that woman\'s widowed granddaughter.