1966 Movies

The Good the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

The Good the Bad and the Ugly

    • R
    • 161 min
    • Adventure

    While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men -- a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit -- comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.

    Persona (1966)

    Persona

      • 85 min
      • Drama

      Persona is a psychoanalytical film from Swedish director Ingmar Bergman and reputed as his greatest masterpiece. A young nurse, Alma, is put in charge of Elisabeth Vogler: an actress who is seemingly healthy in all respects, but will not talk. As they spend time together, Alma speaks to Elisabeth constantly, never receiving any answer. Alma eventually confesses her secrets to a seemingly sympathetic Elisabeth and finds that her own personality is being submerged into Elisabeth's persona.

      Blowup (1966)

      Blowup

        • NONE
        • 111 min
        • Drama

        A successful mod photographer in London whose world is bounded by fashion, pop music, marijuana, and easy sex, feels his life is boring and despairing. But in the course of a single day he accidentally captures on film the commission of a murder. The fact that he has photographed a murder does not occur to him until he studies and then blows up his negatives, uncovering details, blowing up smaller and smaller elements, and finally putting the puzzle together.

        Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

        Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

        • 94%
        • NONE
        • 131 min
        • Drama

        Martha and George, a self-destructive, embattled couple, live a corrosive married life on the campus of a New England college. Martha (ELIZABETH TAYLOR) is a somewhat sloppy woman whose loud-mouthed vulgarity covers up tumultuous frustrations and a deeply feminine vulnerability. Her father is the college president, a man George describes at "a great big white mouse, with little beady red eyes." George (RICHARD BURTON), sharp of tongue and waspish of wit, suffers from a lost idealism. He has a...

        Stagecoach (1966)

        Stagecoach

          • Unrated
          • 115 min
          • Action

          A group of unlikely traveling companions find themselves on the same stagecoach to Cheyenne. They include a drunken doctor, a bar girl who's been thrown out of town, a professional gambler, a traveling liquor salesman, a banker who has decided to embezzle money, a gunslinger out for revenge and a young woman going to join her army captain husband. All have secrets but when they are set upon by an Indian war party and then a family of outlaws, they find they must all work...

          Andrey Rublyov (1966)

          Andrey Rublyov

            • 165 min
            • Biography

            After four years of production the film by Russian director Andrei Tarkovsky would be banned soon after it’s release leading it to be shown only at foreign film festivals. The film is about a Russian icon painter Andrej Rubljow and the relationship of artists and their unique power.

            Django (1966)

            Django

              • NONE
              • 91 min
              • Western

              A coffin-dragging gunslinger enters a town caught between two feuding factions, the KKK and a gang of Mexican Bandits, and is caught up in a struggle against them.

              Grand Prix (1966)

              Grand Prix

              • 100%
              • NR
              • 179 min
              • Drama

              Grand Prix driver Pete Aron is fired by his team after a crash at Monaco that injures his teammate, Scott Stoddard. While Stoddard struggles to recover, Aron begins to drive for another team, and starts dating Stoddard's wife.

              Eye of the Devil (1966)

              Eye of the Devil

                • Unrated
                • 96 min
                • Crime

                Vineyard owner marquis Philippe de Montfaucon is called back to his castle Bellenac because of another dry season. He asks his wife and children to remain in Paris, but they still come after him. His wife Catherine de Montfaucon soon discovers that her husband is acting mysteriously and that his employees are following old pagan rituals that call for the life of the marquis himself to save the crops. Written by Mattias Thuresson

                The Night of the Grizzly (1966)

                The Night of the Grizzly

                  • G
                  • 108 min
                  • Adventure

                  Marshall "Big Jim" Cole turns in his badge and heads to Wyoming with his family in order to settle on some land left him by a relative. He faces opposition both from a neighbor who wants that land for his own sons, and from a grizzly bear nicknamed "Satan" who keeps killing Cole's livestock. Written by dinky-4

                  Voyna i mir (1966)

                  Voyna i mir

                    • 401 min
                    • Drama

                    Eight-hour epic based on the eponymous book by Leo Tolstoy. Two main story-lines are complex and intertwined. One is the love story of young Countess Natasha Rostova and Count Pierre Bezukhov, who is unhappy in his marriage. Another is the "Great Patriotic War" of 1812 against the invading Napoleon's Armies. The people of Russia from all classes of society stand up united against the enemy.

                    Batman (1966)

                    Batman

                      • PG
                      • 105 min
                      • Adventure

                      The Dynamic Duo faces four super-villains who plan to hold the world for ransom with the help of a secret invention that instantly dehydrates people.

                      Seconds (1966)

                      Seconds

                        • R
                        • 100 min
                        • Drama

                        A secret organisation offers wealthy people a second chance at life. The customer picks out someone they want to be and the organisation surgically alters the customer to look like the intended person, stages the customer's death, gets rid of the intended person and the customer takes on a new life.

                        Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

                        Fahrenheit 451

                        • 81%
                        • NR
                        • 112 min
                        • Drama

                        In the future, an oppressive government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers known as "firemen" to perform the necessary book burnings. This is the premise of Ray Bradbury's acclaimed science-fiction novel Fahrenheit 451, which became the source material for French director François Truffaut's English-language debut. While some liberties are taken with the description of the world, the narrative remains the same, as fireman Montag...

                        Manos: The Hands of Fate (1966)

                        Manos: The Hands of Fate

                          • NONE
                          • 74 min
                          • Horror

                          A family gets lost on the road and stumbles upon a hidden, underground, devil-worshiping cult led by the fearsome Master and his servant Torgo.

                          A Man for All Seasons (1966)

                          A Man for All Seasons

                          • 82%
                          • G
                          • 120 min
                          • Biography

                          The story takes place in 16th century England. But men like Sir Thomas More, who love life yet have the moral fiber to lay down their lives for their principles, are found in every century. Concentrating on the last seven years of English chancellor's life, the struggle between More and his King, Henry VIII, hinges on Henry's determination to break with Rome so he can divorce his current wife and wed again, and good Catholic More's inability to go along with such heresy. More resigns as...

                          The Professionals (1966)

                          The Professionals

                          • 93%
                          • PG-13
                          • 117 min
                          • Action

                          The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred bandits. The film is based on the novel A Mule for the Marquesa by Frank O'Rourke.

                          The Battle of Algiers (1966)

                          The Battle of Algiers

                            • NONE
                            • 121 min
                            • Crime

                            Shot on location, and starring actual FLN rebels, "The Battle of Algiers" is one of the most viciously realistic films of all time. Initially banned by the French government, it quickly won wide acclaim: an Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Film and garnishing 11 international awards. Struggling to rid their country of French colonialism, Ali L Pointed and his terrorist group painting the streets of Casbah red with the blood of their enemies. Children shoot soldiers at point blank...

                            Fantastic Voyage (1966)

                            Fantastic Voyage

                            • 93%
                            • PG
                            • 100 min
                            • Adventure

                            The science of miniaturization has been unlocked, and the army has big plans. But when a scientist carrying the secret of the process is injured in a surprise attack, a life-threatening blood clot puts him into a coma. Now, a team of adventurers will have to use the technology to travel inside his body and destroy the clot.

                            One Million Years B.C. (1966)

                            One Million Years B.C.

                            • 43%
                            • 100 min
                            • Adventure

                            As the Earth wrestles with its agonising birth, the peoples of this barren and desolate world struggle to survive. Driven by animal instinct they compete against the harsh conditions, their giant predators, and warring tribes. When two people from opposing clans fall in love, existing conventions are shattered forever as each tribe struggles for supremacy and Man embarks on his tortuous voyage of civilisation.