Tag: 1960s

Titicut Follies (1967) 7.7

Titicut Follies (1967)

Documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman takes us inside the Massachusetts Correctional Institution Bridgewater where people stay trapped in their madness.::Michael Troutman...

Matinee (1993) 6.9

Matinee (1993)

A showman introduces a small coastal town to a unique movie experience and capitalises on the Cuban Missile crisis hysteria with a kitschy horror extravaganza combining film effects, stage props and actors in rubber suit...

Ski Party (1965) 5.4

Ski Party (1965)

On a college ski weekend, Todd and Craig pretend to be Jane and Nora, a pair of English girls. Their reasons? To meet girls, and to learn to ski. Along the way, Lesley Gore shows up on the bus to sing "Sunshine, Lollipop...

That Night (1992) 6.7

That Night (1992)

Alice, a ten-year-old girl, looks up to her 17-year-old, wild neighbor across the street. She leads a three-person cheering section as the teenager, named Sheryl, falls in love and has forbidden liaisons with a young man...

Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010) 6.9

Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010)

Lucien Ginsburg, a rebellious French Jewish boy with a grotesque imagination, hates playing the piano like his father, a bar professional, and manages to be admitted to Montmartre Academy as a painter, where he befriends...

Fantomas Unleashed (1965) 6.9

Fantomas Unleashed (1965)

When Professor Marchand, a famous scientist, mysteriously disappears, the commissioner, Juve, immediately suspects Fantomas. Meanwhile, the journalist disguised as Fandor Lefevre, Marchand's assistant, is removed by Fant...

Fantomas vs. Scotland Yard (1967) 6.8

Fantomas vs. Scotland Yard (1967)

Fantomas wants to collect money from scottish rich' for letting them live. The French inspector (Louis de Funes) comes to a scottish castle to protect the owner, and to catch Fantomas. There is a lot of funny trouble in ...

The Who at the London Coliseum 1969 (2009) (V) 8.3

The Who at the London Coliseum 1969 (2009) (V)

Concert of the Who's first filming of the Rock Opera Tommy at London's opera house, the Coliseum.::Cinema_Fan...

Sylvie’s Love (2020) 5.5

Sylvie’s Love (2020)

A woman working at her father's record store in Harlem in the late 1950s meets an aspiring saxophone player....

When We Last Spoke (2019) 7.8

When We Last Spoke (2019)

In 1967, two sisters are abandoned and raised by grandparents in the town of Fireside. Humor, heartbreak and triumph are served with whipped cream and lots of local nuts in this heartwarming tale of family, friendship an...

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Diary of a Nudist (1961) 4.1

Diary of a Nudist (1961)

Newspaper editor Arthur Sherwood is on a hunting trip when he accidentally stumbles upon a nudist camp in the woods. He is very much shocked by this and decides to send reporter Stacy Taylor to the camp so she can write ...

How the Beatles Changed the World (2017) (V) 6.8

How the Beatles Changed the World (2017) (V)

The fascinating story of the cultural, social, spiritual and musical revolution ignited by the coming of the Beatles. Tracing the impact that these four band members had, first in their native Britain and soon after worl...

Days of Being Wild (1990) 7.6

Days of Being Wild (1990)

Set in 1960, the film centres on the young, boyishly handsome Yuddy, who learns from the drunken ex-prostitute who raised him that she is not his real mother. Hoping to hold onto him, she refuses to divulge the name of h...

Woodstock (1970) 8.2

Woodstock (1970)

An intimate look at the Woodstock Music & Art Festival held in Bethel, NY in 1969, from preparation through cleanup, with historic access to insiders, blistering concert footage, and portraits of the concertgoers; negati...

The Soft Skin (1964) 7.5

The Soft Skin (1964)

Pierre Lachenay, a middle-aged, well-known publisher and lecturer, is married to Franca, an unbalanced woman, and father of Sabine, a 10-year-old girl. While traveling to Lisbon for a lecture, Pierre Lachenay has a one n...

Apollo: Missions to the Moon (2019) 7.6

Apollo: Missions to the Moon (2019)

In the late 1960s, the United States space program neared its goal of landing a man on the Moon, but it was a journey that began years before. This is the story of Project Apollo - 12 years, 12 manned-missions, one impos...

Skeleton of Mrs. Morales (1960) 8.1

Skeleton of Mrs. Morales (1960)

Bizarre movie about a sexually repressed taxidermist who finds solace in his job while his frigid and deformed wife psychologically tortures him because of his devotion to stuffed animals....

Biography: The Nine Lives of Ozzy Osbourne (2020) (TV) 8.5

Biography: The Nine Lives of Ozzy Osbourne (2020) (TV)

For over five decades, Ozzy Osbourne has personified rock and roll, from his childhood in poverty and time in prison, to fronting metal band Black Sabbath, a successful solo career and a lovable 21st century television d...

Riding in Cars with Boys (2001) 6.5

Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)

Seriocomic story based on the memoir by Beverly Donofrio, the movie follows a young woman who finds her life radically altered by an event from her teen years. Born in 1950, Beverly grew up bright and ambitious in a work...

The Line King: The Al Hirschfeld Story (1996) 7.1

The Line King: The Al Hirschfeld Story (1996)

The childhood, adolescence, and incredible adult years of Al Hirshfeld, celebrated creator of thousands of line drawings of famous people - many in the entertainment industry - over a span of more than sixty years. He is...

The Sunshine Makers (2015) 7

The Sunshine Makers (2015)

The story of Nicholas Sand and Tim Scully, the unlikely duo at the heart of 1960s American drug counter-culture.::Anonymous...

Take Aim at the Police Van (1960) 6.7

Take Aim at the Police Van (1960)

A sharpshooter kills two prisoners in a police van at night. The guard on the van is suspended for six months; he's Tamon, an upright, modest man. He begins his own investigation into the murders. Who were the victims, w...

OSS 117: Lost in Rio (2009) 6.9

OSS 117: Lost in Rio (2009)

Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath, A.K.A. OSS 117, is the French spy considered by his superiors to be the best in the business. The year is 1967 - he's been sent on a mission to Rio de Janeiro, to find a former high-ranking N...

An Autumn Afternoon (1962) 8.1

An Autumn Afternoon (1962)

In the early 60's in Tokyo, the widower Hirayama is a former captain from the Japanese navy that works as a manager of a factory and lives with his twenty-four year-old daughter Michiko and his son Kazuo in his house. Hi...

Coming Through the Rye (2015) 6.3

Coming Through the Rye (2015)

Coming Through the Rye, set in 1969, is a touching coming of age story of sensitive, 16 yr. old Jamie Schwartz, who is not the most popular kid at his all boys' boarding school. Disconnected from students and teachers, h...

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020) 7.7

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

In Chicago 1968, the Democratic Pary Convention was met with protests from activists like the moderate Students for a Democratic Society led by Tom Hayden and the militant Yippies led by Abbie Hoffman and Jerry Rubin, wh...

The Casserole Club (2011) 4.9

The Casserole Club (2011)

Steve Balderson's new film, "The Casserole Club" focuses on a group of mod 1960's era suburban housewives. Close-knit and neighborly, they are all bent on one-upping each other, trying to prove that each is "the hostess ...

Territory (2015) 6.5

Territory (2015)

It happened in the sixties, during the political thaw in the Soviet Union... but our story unfolds in the coldest terrain of the country. It was an unexplored and unbeaten terrain of boundless ice-field and forbidding ro...

The Chicken Chronicles (1977) 5.5

The Chicken Chronicles (1977)

A high school senior tries to score with Margaret.::jeff...

The Incredible Journey (1963) 7.1

The Incredible Journey (1963)

The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home?::Murray Chapman ...

Moontrap (1989) 5

Moontrap (1989)

The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions....

Pirate Radio (2009) 7.4

Pirate Radio (2009)

This movie is an ensemble comedy in which the romance takes place between the young people of the 1960s and pop music. It's about a band of rogue DJs that captivated Britain, playing the music that defined a generation a...

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015) 7.3

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

In the 1960s with the Cold War in play, CIA agent Napoleon Solo successfully helps Gaby Teller defect to West Germany despite the intimidating opposition of KGB agent Illya Kuryakin. Later, all three unexpectedly find th...

The Express (2008) 7.3

The Express (2008)

This biopic focuses on the relationship of Ernie Davis (1939-1963), a gifted African-American athlete, and his coach from 1958 to 1962 at Syracuse University, Ben Schwartzwalder (1909-1993). Schwartzwalder recruits Davis...

Girl, Interrupted (1999) 7.3

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Unable to cope with reality and the difficulty that comes with it, 18 year old Susanna, is admitted to a mental institution in order to overcome her disorder. However, she has trouble understanding her disorder and there...

An American Crime (2007) 7.3

An American Crime (2007)

Based on a true story that shocked the nation in 1965, the film recounts one of the most shocking crimes ever committed against a single victim. Sylvia and Jennie Fae Likens, the two daughters of traveling carnival worke...

Divorce Italian Style (1961) 8.1

Divorce Italian Style (1961)

Ferdinando Cefalù is desperate to marry his cousin, Angela, but he is married to Rosalia and divorce is illegal in Italy. To get around the law, he tries to trick his wife into having an affair so he can catch her and mu...

Before the Revolution (1964) 7

Before the Revolution (1964)

Parma, 1962. Balancing between his Marxist ideology and his forced integration into the system, the twenty-year-old student, Fabrizio, is both repelled and attracted by his parents' bourgeois way of life. Still unable to...

Silmido (2003) 7.1

Silmido (2003)

Based on a true story of 1968 Korean Republic Army plan to assassinate North Korean president Kim Il-Sung. 31 criminals and death row inmates are recruited into secret training on the island of Silmi; for two years they ...