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Flower Drum Song (1961)

Flower Drum Song (1961)

Flower Drum Song (1961)
IMDb: 6.9
133

A young woman arrives in San Francisco’s Chinatown from Hong Kong with the intention of marrying a rakish nightclub owner, unaware he is involved with one of his singers.

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All the Gold in the World (1961)

All the Gold in the World (1961)

All the Gold in the World (1961)
IMDb: 6.3
90

Businessman Victor Hardy wants to buy the entire area around the small village of Cabosse. He claims that he wants to return to nature, but he also intends to profit…

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Genre: Comedy
Raising the Wind (1961)

Raising the Wind (1961)

Raising the Wind (1961)
IMDb: 6.0
91

‘Carry On’ director Gerald Thomas helms this comedy caper featuring early appearances by James Robertson Justice, Sid James, Leslie Phillips, Kenneth Williams, Liz Fraser and Eric Barker. The film follows…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Bandits of Orgosolo (1962)

Bandits of Orgosolo (1962)

Bandits of Orgosolo (1962)
IMDb: 7.8
95 min

A Sardinian peasant is implicated in the murder of a policeman and, although innocent, he doesn’t give himself up, lacking faith in the judicial system and fearing that he may…

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Genre: Drama
Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961)

Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961)

Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961)
IMDb: 5.8
101 min

Francis is desperate: her parents want to force her to come with them on vacation to Hawaii – just during the two weeks when her beloved “Moondoggy” is home from…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Gorgo (1961)

Gorgo (1961)

Gorgo (1961)
IMDb: 5.6
78 min

When an undersea volcano sends tremors throughout the Atlantic, aquatic creatures come out of hiding. Merchant seamen Joe Ryan and partner Sam Slade harness the most unusual of the lot,…

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Escape to Berlin (1961)

Escape to Berlin (1961)

Escape to Berlin (1961)
IMDb: 7.2
104 min

A farmer from Eastern Germany decides to flee to West Germany.

Genre: Drama
Fire Line (1961)

Fire Line (1961)

Fire Line (1961)
IMDb: 6.7
79 min

Two young crooks who scam betters in the race track are employed by a yakuza gang called the Shigemori Syndicate to steal a shipment of handguns from a rival gang….

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Genre: Crime, Drama
On the Tiger’s Back (1961)

On the Tiger’s Back (1961)

On the Tiger’s Back (1961)
IMDb: 7.1
109 min

An inept thief wants to escape prison and return to his family, but two of his prison mates also want out.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Pecado de amor (1961)

Pecado de amor (1961)

Pecado de amor (1961)
IMDb: 6.3
116 min

Nun Belen works as a spiritual guide in a women’s prison. Is a very understanding woman, possibly due to her past. At the past she was Magda, the star of…

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Genre: Drama, Music
The Green Archer (1961)

The Green Archer (1961)

The Green Archer (1961)
IMDb: 5.9
93 min

The country estate of American emigre Abel Bellamy (Gerd Fröbe, in fine intimidating form) is haunted by the ghost of the Green Archer, a 14th century Robin Hood type figure…

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Genre: Crime
Bloodlust! (1961)

Bloodlust! (1961)

Bloodlust! (1961)
IMDb: 3.5
68 min

Two couples are on a boating trip when they come across an uncharted island. The four investigate and find themselves in the clutches of Dr. Albert Balleau, whose hobby is…

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The Frightened City (1961)

The Frightened City (1961)

The Frightened City (1961)
IMDb: 6.2
97 min

A London accountant (Herbert Lom) forms six gangs into a syndicate which he tries to control with a killer (Sean Connery).

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Ánimas Trujano (1962)

Ánimas Trujano (1962)

Ánimas Trujano (1962)
IMDb: 7.6
100 min

Animas Trujano is a colorful but irresponsible Indian in a small Mexican village. He hopes above all things someday to be chosen mayordomio of his village, a place of great…

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Genre: Drama
Reptilicus (1961)

Reptilicus (1961)

Reptilicus (1961)
IMDb: 3.6
82 min

A portion of the tail of a prehistoric reptile is discovered in Denmark. It regenerates into the entire reptile, which proceeds to destroy buildings and property and generally make a…

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Saint-Tropez Blues (1961)

Saint-Tropez Blues (1961)

Saint-Tropez Blues (1961)
IMDb: 5.8
90 min

With her parents away, Anne-Marie drops her studies to spend eight days in Saint-Tropez with her friend Jean-Paul. They are soon caught up in the Saint-Tropez whirlwind. Jean-Paul is seduced…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Boy in the Tree (1961)

The Boy in the Tree (1961)

The Boy in the Tree (1961)
IMDb: 6.3
86 min

Göte is a young teen who seems to be at odds with his family and may not know his own mind that well either. Discontented and rebellious, Göte joins up…

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Genre: Drama
Many Moods of Skiing (1961)

Many Moods of Skiing (1961)

Many Moods of Skiing (1961)
IMDb: N/A
104 min

I bet you didn’t know that there are Many Moods of Skiing? Well come along and find out just how many moods there are in Warren Miller’s Many Moods of…

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Genre: Uncategorized
The Menace (1961)

The Menace (1961)

The Menace (1961)
IMDb: 6.0
80 min

Josepha is only eighteen and longs for the companionship of a group of her peers who dabble in activities on the shady side of a legal dividing line. In order…

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Genre: Drama
Bachelor in Paradise (1961)

Bachelor in Paradise (1961)

Bachelor in Paradise (1961)
IMDb: 6.4
109 min

A. J. Niles is the author of a series of ‘Bachelor Books’. These books describe the romantic life of a bachelor in various cities of the world. But when he…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Il Posto (1961)

Il Posto (1961)

Il Posto (1961)
IMDb: 8.0
93 min

With his family mired in financial troubles, Domenico moves to Milan, Italy, from his small town to get a job in lieu of furthering his education. A lack of options…

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Genre: Drama
Mysterious Island (1961)

Mysterious Island (1961)

Mysterious Island (1961)
IMDb: 6.8
101 min

During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their…

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Murder She Said (1961)

Murder She Said (1961)

Murder She Said (1961)
IMDb: 7.4
87 min

Miss Marple believes she’s seen a murder in a passing-by train, yet when the police find no evidence she decides to investigate it on her own.

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Buddha (1961)

Buddha (1961)

Buddha (1961)
IMDb: 6.3
139 min

An Indian prince leaves his world of comfort and riches behind to wander and meditate for six years in search of spiritual enlightenment. Siddartha (Cojoin Hong) turns his back on…

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Genre: Drama
Dentist on the Job (1961)

Dentist on the Job (1961)

Dentist on the Job (1961)
IMDb: 5.2
88 min

Colonel Proudfoot of Proudfoot Industries tries to entice a couple of newly qualified dentists to advertise “Dreem”, a revolutionary type of toothpaste, but he knows that if the dentists learn…

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Genre: Comedy
Big Shots Die at Dawn (1961)

Big Shots Die at Dawn (1961)

Big Shots Die at Dawn (1961)
IMDb: 6.2
97 min

An early Okamoto yakuza film, though it’s not in the Underworld series (along with The Last Gunfight and The Big Boss) despite being alternatively known as “Death of the Boss.”…

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Genre: Action, Action, Crime
Square of Violence (1961)

Square of Violence (1961)

Square of Violence (1961)
IMDb: 7.6
96 min

Set in Italy, the story takes place in this very country, during WW2, where German occupation army ruled everything, just before the allied forces came, in 1944. Crawford plays here…

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Genre: Drama, War
The Fat and the Lean (1961)

The Fat and the Lean (1961)

The Fat and the Lean (1961)
IMDb: 6.2
15 min

A small and thin barefoot slave (played by Polanski) plays a flute and beats a drum to entertain his large master who rocks in a rocking chair in front of…

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Genre: Uncategorized
Killers on Parade (1961)

Killers on Parade (1961)

Killers on Parade (1961)
IMDb: 6.6
82 min

Mod-sixties visuals and black humor mark this wild New Wave masterpiece about a vengeful contractor who hires a series of young killers to target a woman muckraker. Trouble brews when…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
The Secret Ways (1961)

The Secret Ways (1961)

The Secret Ways (1961)
IMDb: 6.0
112 min

Vienna, 1956. After Soviet tanks crush the Hungarian uprising, soldier-of-fortune Mike Reynolds is hired to help a threatened Hungarian scientist (Prof. Jansci) escape from Budapest. He and Julia, the professor’s…

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Genre: Adventure