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To Sir, With Love (1966)

Academy Award winner Sidney Poitier scored his first film success as a belligerent student in The Blackboard Jungle (1955). In To Sir With Love, he returned to...

Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness?...

Anthony Newley's sprawling musical fantasy, a Fellini-esque hotch-potch of dream-like sequences and irreverent whimsy, is a film that could only have been made in...

Cape Fear (1962)

A grim thriller about Max Cady, an ex-convict who seeks revenge on Sam Bowden - the meek lawyer he believes responsible for his eight-year prison...

Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The (1969)

Period drama starring Maggie Smith in her Oscar-winning role as the eccentric Scottish teacher whose unorthodox views and teaching methods entrance pupils at an...

Caprice (1967)

The later movies of Doris Day now look like period artefacts: here she plays Patricia Foster - an agent ("The Spy Who Came in...

Carpetbaggers, The (1964)

George Peppard plays hard-driven industrialist Jonas Cord in Paramount's highest-grossing film of 1964. While Cord builds aeroplanes, directs movies and breaks hearts, his friends and lovers try...

Carry On Cowboy (1965)

Way out west, the peace of Stodge City is shattered when the dreaded Rumpo Kid rides into town and guns down the sheriff. Marshal P...

Sand Pebbles, The (1966)

Engineer Jake Holman (Steve McQueen) arrives aboard the gunboat USS San Pablo, assigned to patrol a tributary of the Yangtze in the middle of...

Bobo, The (1967)

Unsuccessful singing bullfighter Juan Bautista (Sellers) arrives in Barcelona to try his luck in a big town. He finally persuades a devious local impresario to...

Don’t Look Back (1965)

In April 1965, when Bob Dylan arrived for a two-week tour of Britain, director D.A. Pennebaker followed his entourage around, filming him in concert,...

Joey Boy (1965)

Featuring a legendary comedy line-up, Joey Boy charts the wartime misadventures of a gang of London spivs who decide that a tour of duty...

When the Boys Meet the Girls (1965)

Danny Churchill (Harve Presnell) is a young heir who tries to help Ginger (Connie Francis), an attractive postal worker in rural Nevada, save her...

Circus of Horrors (1960)

England, 1947. A plastic surgeon must beat a hasty retreat to France when one of his patients has ghastly problems with her surgery. Once there...

Dr. Syn Alias the Scarecrow (1963)

Dr Syn, the vicar of Dymchurch (Patrick McGoohan), is also a notorious smuggler known as The Scarecrow. Dressed in tattered clothes and straw, he prowls...

Scarlet Blade, The (1963)

During the English Civil War in 1648, King Charles I is captured by Roundhead forces led by the tyrant Colonel Judd (Lionel Jeffries) and...

It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World was not only one of the longest comedies on film (at nearly three hours in its original version),...

Around the World under the Sea (1965)

Apocalyptic tidal waves caused by earthquakes threaten to destroy the world's coastal cities, and the fate of the earth is in the hands of...

All in a Night’s Work (1960)

Who is the mysterious woman seen running from a swank Palm Beach Hotel, clad only in a bath towel? Is she the second mistress...

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The (1960)

Huckleberry Finn, a rambunctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish, plotting father by sailing a...

A Patch of Blue (1965)

Selina D'Arcy (Elizabeth Hartman in her film debut) is accidentally blinded by her prostitute mother, Rose-Ann D'Arcy (Shelley Winters), at the age of five. She...

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Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner (1967)

Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn are unforgettable as the perplexed parents in this landmark 1967 movie about mixed marriage. Joanna Drayton (Katharine Houghton), is...

She-Devils On Wheels (1968)

An all-female motorcycle gang called The Maneaters hold motorcycle races and terrorise the residents of a small Florida town while clashing with a rival all-male...

Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)

The film opens on vertical audio patterns oscillating in sync with an over-stimulated narrator pontificating about the violent nature of the female gender and the...

Liquidator, The (1966)

A reluctant secret agent assigned to dispose of known enemy agents prefers conquest in the bedroom to violent action in this carbon-copy of Our Man...

Casino Royale (1967)

Ian Fleming's Casino Royale retained nothing but its title in this free-for-all spoof of the successful James Bond industry. Though the book was the first of the Bond...

Quiller Memorandum, The (1966)

When two British agents are killed by a ruthless group of neo-Nazis in Berlin, Quiller, the department's top agent, is sent to investigate. His...

Never Let Go (1960)

What was intended to be a gritty insight into the brutality of the underworld ends up being a tatty melodrama in this mid-budget misfire...

Squeeze a Flower (1969)

A cosmopolitan comedy indeed, with an Italian, an Irishman, and American and an Australian girl sharing star billing. Italian comedian Walter Chiari again plays an...