Tag: 1962

The Inheritance (1962) 7.3

The Inheritance (1962)

On his deathbed, a wealthy businessman announces that his fortune is to be split equally among his three illegitimate children, whose whereabouts are unknown to his family and colleagues. A bevy of lawyers and associates...

Mafioso (1962) 7.7

Mafioso (1962)

Antonio is a jolly and precise guy working for an auto factory in northern Italy. He decides to take his wife and two daughters on vacation to Sicily, so that they can finally see his hometown and meet his family. He's e...

A Flame at the Pier (1962) 6.9

A Flame at the Pier (1962)

A union-busting Yokohama dockworker learns that the loyalties that rule his life are based on shaky foundations. Believing that his manager was responsible for saving his life as a baby, he falls victim to a manipulative...

Cartouche (1962) 6.6

Cartouche (1962)

In the 18th century, Louis de Bourguignon is working with the Malichot's gang, but their ways are too 'unethical' for him. He creates his own band, acting under the name of Cartouche, making audacious robberies of the ri...

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...

Shootout at Big Sag (1962) 5.2

Shootout at Big Sag (1962)

A shrewish wife is pushing her husband into a range war with a neighbor. Not helping matters is the fact that his son and his neighbor's daughter are in love. The husband hires a lowlife saloon owner to ensure that "the ...

The Gentleman from Epsom (1962) 6.3

The Gentleman from Epsom (1962)

The story takes place in the racecourses around Paris. A so-called major sells his tips to naive characters.::Anonymous...

Aarti (1962) 6.9

Aarti (1962)

Aarti (Meena Kumari) is a dedicated and hard-working doctor, who believes that her skills should be used for the welfare of patients only. In contrast her fiance, Dr. Prakash (Ashok Kumar) believes in the opposite. Then ...

The 300 Spartans (1962) 6.6

The 300 Spartans (1962)

Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of them his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,0...

Stagecoach to Dancers’ Rock (1962) 5.5

Stagecoach to Dancers’ Rock (1962)

A group of passengers traveling by stagecoach in 1873 from Tucson, Arizona to Fort Yuma, Arizona. One of the passengers,, a Chinese girl, Loy Lan Yu (Judy Dan), is discovered as having contracted the dreaded smallpox and...

Black Test Car (1962) 7

Black Test Car (1962)

Two car manufacturers spy on each other to try to find out details and prices of a new sports car each is about to launch.::Will Gilbert ...

Le Doulos (1962) 7.8

Le Doulos (1962)

Fresh out of prison and hell-bent on revenge, the recently paroled burglar, Maurice Faugel, finds himself, once more, on the run from the police after what should have been a quick and simple robbery. Now, under shady ci...

Rome Adventure (1962) 6.5

Rome Adventure (1962)

Prudence resigns from her teaching position after being criticized for giving a student her copy of a romance novel. She sails for Italy, takes a job at a small bookstore in Rome, and meets Don, who has just broken up wi...

L’Eclisse (1962) 7.9

L’Eclisse (1962)

In the suburbs of Rome, the translator Vittoria breaks her engagement with her boyfriend, the writer Ricardo, after a troubled night. Vittoria goes downtown to meet her mother, who is addicted to the stock market, and sh...

Moon Pilot (1962) 5.5

Moon Pilot (1962)

An Air Force captain inadvertently volunteers to make the first manned flight around the moon. He immediately falls under the watchful protection of various security agencies, but despite all their precautions, a young w...

Terror at Black Falls (1962) 5.8

Terror at Black Falls (1962)

In this western, a Mexican gunslinger is injured trying to save his son and put into prison. When he's released, he's got revenge on his mind....

Lonely Are the Brave (1962) 7.6

Lonely Are the Brave (1962)

In order to free his best friend Paul Bondi from jail, cowboy Jack Burns gets himself imprisoned only to find out that Bondi does not want to escape. Thus Burns breaks out on his own and is afterwards being chased in the...

The Three Stooges Meet Hercules (1962) 6.4

The Three Stooges Meet Hercules (1962)

Three druggists travel with a Milquetoast inventor, Schuyler, and his girlfriend, Diane, to ancient Greece on a newly invented time machine. There, the evil tyrant, Odius, takes a shine to the woman and has the guys ensl...

Kid Galahad (1962) 6.2

Kid Galahad (1962)

When he completes his military service Walter Gulick returns to his birthplace, Cream Valley, New York. He was orphaned as an infant and grew up elsewhere but always wanted to return to where he was from. He hopes to be ...

The Trial (1962) 7.8

The Trial (1962)

Josef K wakes up in the morning and finds the police in his room. They tell him that he is on trial but nobody tells him what he is accused of. In order to find out about the reason of this accusation and to protest his ...

Curse of the Blood Ghouls (1962) 5.2

Curse of the Blood Ghouls (1962)

On their wedding night, a newlywed couple find themselves menaced by a bloodthirsty vampirer.::[email protected]

40 Pounds of Trouble (1962) 6.4

40 Pounds of Trouble (1962)

Hilarity ensues when a casino manager spends a day at Disneyland with a cute but troublesome little girl.::Tiff Banks...

Night Creatures (1962) 6.7

Night Creatures (1962)

In this engaging costume melodrama of skulduggery on the low seas set back in the 18th-century, the Royal Crown suspects a bit of smuggling is going on in this locale, and they send Captain Collier and his crew to check ...

Long Day’s Journey Into Night (1962) 7.6

Long Day’s Journey Into Night (1962)

Over the course of one day in August 1912, the family of retired actor James Tyrone grapples with the morphine addiction of his wife Mary, the illness of their youngest son Edmund and the alcoholism and debauchery of the...

Five Miles to Midnight (1962) 6.3

Five Miles to Midnight (1962)

Lisa Macklin, an Italian woman, has a fight with her American husband Robert in a Paris night club. He leaves the next day for a business trip and Lisa says she does not want to see him again. She is with newspaperman Al...

Merrill’s Marauders (1962) 6.6

Merrill’s Marauders (1962)

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 a...

The Music Man (1962) 7.7

The Music Man (1962)

It's the early twentieth century American Midwest. A con man currently going by the assumed name Harold Hill has used several different schemes to bilk the unsuspecting, and now travels from town to town pretending to be...

Violent Life (1962) 7

Violent Life (1962)

Tommaso Puzzilli is a boy who grew up in the suburb of Pietralata outside Rome. Not having a job, Tommaso and his friends are committing crimes to make money....

Love, Thy Name Be Sorrow (1962) 7.2

Love, Thy Name Be Sorrow (1962)

In the reign of the Emperor Suzaku (930- 946 A.D.), various mishaps happen after a strange white rainbow in appearance in the sky over Kyoto. The Emperor orders a famous astronomer, Yasunori, to consult a certain Chinese...

Damn the Defiant! (1962) 7.1

Damn the Defiant! (1962)

H.M.S. Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first officer Lieutenant Scott-Padget (Sir Di...

Sweet Bird of Youth (1962) 7.3

Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)

Drifter Chance Wayne returns to his hometown after many years of trying to make it in the movies. Arriving with him is a faded film star he picked up along the way, Alexandra Del Lago. While trying to get her help to mak...

The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962) 6.9

The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962)

In Arkansas, a stagecoach is robbed by Colonel Brinkley's gang. What the gang is really after is a treasure map one of the stagecoach passengers carries. However, Mr. Engel only has half the map. The other half of the tr...

Some People (1962) 6.2

Some People (1962)

In 1960's Bristol three lads hang around making nuisances of themselves after losing their motorbike licences. Their only other interest is playing rock-and-roll so they welcome the offer from a supportive churchwarden o...

Harakiri-1962 8.7

Harakiri-1962

Peace in 17th-century Japan causes the Shogunate's breakup of warrior clans, throwing thousands of samurai out of work and into poverty. An honorable end to such fate under the samurai code is ritual suicide, or hara-kir...

Ivan’s Childhood-1962 8.1

Ivan’s Childhood-1962

During World War II, 12-year old Ivan works as a spy on the eastern front. The small Ivan can cross the German lines unnoticed to collect information. Three Soviet officers try to take care of this boy-child....

The Three Stooges in Orbit-1962 5.9

The Three Stooges in Orbit-1962

The Three Stooges, Moe, Larry, and Curly-Joe, are evicted from their hotel room and set out to find a new place to live while prepping for their new TV show. They end up settling at the home of the eccentric inventor, Pr...

Play It Cool-1962 6

Play It Cool-1962

Stars Billy Fury (Britain's answer to Elvis Presley) and features cameos from some other stars from the sixties, with Bobby Vee, Helen Shapiro and Shane Fenton (better known as Alvin Stardust). On a plane is Billy and hi...

King Kong vs. Godzilla-1962 5.9

King Kong vs. Godzilla-1962

Mr. Tako, the chairman of a pharmaceutical company, learns the roma tomato-sized berries that grow on Farou Island are a miracle cure, and that the natives worship a god called King Kong who has allegedly grown to giant ...

Panic in Year Zero-1962 6.7

Panic in Year Zero-1962

While on a fishing trip, Harry Baldwin (Ray Milland) and his family hear an immense explosion and realise the awful truth; Los Angeles has been leveled by a nuclear attack. Mayhem and madness are everywhere. Escaping to ...

I motorizzati-1962 6.2

I motorizzati-1962

A guy is about to become the millionth citizen to buy a car in Rome. Frightened, he decides to remain pedestrian, and recalls several stories, with new car owners as protagonists....