1967 December Movies

The Graduate (1967)

The Graduate

  • 88%
  • PG
  • 107 min
  • Comedy

Tired of being the golden boy for his parents friends, college track star Benjamin Braddock embarks upon an affair with the wife of his father's partner. Benjamin leads a frustrated life and often sees adults in a surreal way, so he hopes to relax and sow his wild oats as suggested by his mistresses husband, but is dismayed to find himself just another tool to ease middle-aged insecurity.

Valley of the Dolls (1967)

Valley of the Dolls

  • 38%
  • PG-13
  • 123 min
  • Drama

Anne Welles, a bright, brash young New England college grad leaves her Peyton Place-ish small town and heads for Broadway, where she hopes to find an exciting job and sophisticated men. During her misadventures in Manhattan and, later, Hollywood, she shares experiences with two other young hopefuls: Jennifer North, a statuesque, Monroe-ish actress who wants to be accepted as a human being, but is regarded as a sex object by all the men she meets, and Neely O'Hara, a talented young actress who's...

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? (1967)

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?

    • NONE
    • 108 min
    • Drama

    The answer to that question is, your new son-in-law's parents. A wealthy white family is informed that their daughter's intended is coming to meet them, and he's black. Scripted in the late 60s, the idea of a bi-racial marriage was still fairly shocking. To smooth this over, the son-in-law to be is a prince. He's a Doctor who lives in Switzerland and intends to take their daughter there to live. Set in California, it's not quite a return to Selma, Alabama, but was controversial in its day.

    Fathom (1967)

    Fathom

    • 40%
    • NC-17
    • 99 min
    • Action

    In Europe with a U.S. team, skydiver Fathom Harvill is approached by a Scottish colonel working for a top-secret Western agency. He's after a vital lost atomic device, and wants her to parachute into a house occupied by some Red Chinese to help get the thing back. Apart from all this there is a predatory continental doctor on his yacht to take account of. Fathom soon realises none of this is as it seems, but can she fathom the truth out? Written by Jeremy Perkins...

    In Cold Blood (1967)

    In Cold Blood

    • 88%
    • R
    • 134 min
    • Crime

    In Cold Blood is a 1967 film based on Truman Capote's book of the same name. Richard Brooks prepared the adaptation and directed the film. Some scenes were filmed on the locations of the original events, in Garden City and Holcomb, Kansas including the Clutter residence, the site of the murders.

    Play Time (1967)

    Play Time

      • 155 min
      • Comedy

      Jacques Tati’s gloriously choreographed, nearly wordless comedies about confusion in the age of technology reached their creative apex with Playtime, a lasting testament to a modern age tiptoeing on the edge of oblivion.

      Spider Baby or, The Maddest Story Ever Told (1967)

      Spider Baby or, The Maddest Story Ever Told

        • 81 min
        • Comedy

        In a dilapidated rural mansion, the last generation of the degenerate, inbred Merrye family lives with the inherited curse of a disease that causes them to mentally regress from the age of 10 or so on as they physically develop. The family chauffeur looks out for them and covers up their indiscretions. Trouble comes when greedy distant relatives and their lawyer arrive to dispossess the family of its home.

        **** (1967)

        ****

          • Unrated
          • 100 min

          Photographed entirely in color, Four Stars was projected in its complete length of nearly 25 hours (allowing for projection overlap of the 35-minute reels) only once, at the Film-Makers' Cinematheque in the basement of the now-demolished Wurlitzer Building at 125 West 41st Street in New York City. The imagery in the film is dense, wearying and beautiful, but ultimately hard to decipher, for, in contrast to his earlier, and more famous film Chelsea Girls, made in 1966, Warhol directed that two...

          Aladdin and His Magic Lamp (1967)

          Aladdin and His Magic Lamp

            • Unrated
            • 84 min
            • Adventure

            A young boy finds a magic lantern that contains a genie, and when he frees the genie he's granted three wishes. He uses the wishes to help the princess of Baghdad and her father fight off an evil sorcerer who's trying to take over the kingdom. Written by [email protected]

            Astérix le Gaulois (1967)

            Astérix le Gaulois

              • 68 min
              • Action

              In the year 50 BC, Gaul is occupied by the Romans - nearly. But the small village of Asterix and his friends still resists the Roman legions with the aid of their druid's magic potion, which gives superhuman strength. Learning of this potion, a Roman centurion kidnaps the druid to get the secret formula out of him.

              Carry on Doctor (1967)

              Carry on Doctor

                • PG
                • 94 min
                • Comedy

                After an injured charlatan is admitted to the hospital, a well-liked doctor is sacked from his job for apparently leering over a sunbathing nurse, when really the whole incident was contrived by the universally detested Dr. Tinkle and his ghastly matron. The rebellious patients decide to exact revenge upon the doctor and matron for what they have done.

                Catalina Caper (1967)

                Catalina Caper

                  • 84 min
                  • Comedy

                  A group of swingin' teens take time out from having fun in the sun to try to foil a group of crooks searching for a stolen scroll.

                  Day of Anger (1967)

                  Day of Anger

                    • 95 min
                    • Western

                    Lee Van Cleef stars as Talby, a sadistic gunfighter who rides into town and takes on a young outcast as his apprentice.

                    Diaboliquement vôtre (1967)

                    Diaboliquement vôtre

                      • G
                      • 93 min
                      • Crime

                      Alain Delon stars as Pierre, an amnesiac recovering from a car accident. He can't remember any details about the accident or about his past life as a wealthy businessman based in the orient. He is currently being nursed back to health on his palatial estate in the french countryside by his beautiful wife, Christiane (Senta Berger), the family doctor (Sergio Fantoni), and a manservant named Kim (Peter Mosbacher).Paranoia rapidly sets in as he begins to suspect Christiane is not really his wife...

                      Don't Wait, Django… Shoot! (1967)

                      Don't Wait, Django… Shoot!

                        • Unrated
                        • 88 min
                        • Action

                        Django returns home to find out that his father has been killed, by local bandits, in a business deal gone wrong . He swears revenge and a mixture of lone gun men, gang members and bandits get involved with the search for a pouch of money, missing from the ill-fated deal.

                        Horí, má panenko (1967)

                        Horí, má panenko

                          • 71 min
                          • Comedy

                          When a group of small-town firemen find out that their chief is retiring, they organize a party to end all parties. But as soon as the celebration commences, the attendees experience one disaster after another, including stolen raffle prizes, unwilling beauty contestants and even a fire.

                          Magical Mystery Tour (1967)

                          Magical Mystery Tour

                          • 58%
                          • NONE
                          • 55 min
                          • Comedy

                          The Beatles charter a special bus for a surreal mystery tour.

                          Makchalo on sannimdeul

                            • Unrated
                            • 104 min

                            Follow a group of people who have trouble adjusting to mainstream society.

                            On My Way to the Crusades, I Met a Girl Who... (1967)

                            On My Way to the Crusades, I Met a Girl Who...

                              • PG
                              • 93 min
                              • Comedy

                              A chastity belt provides an endless amount of grief for a woman whose jealous husband has gone off to the Crusades.

                              Poor Cow (1967)

                              Poor Cow

                                • 101 min
                                • Drama

                                The first of several social realism films by Ken Loach, this had less impact than those made as TV plays. Poor Cow follows the tangled life of Joy, who turns to Dave after her lover is jailed for theft. When Dave in turn is jailed, she is left with a son to keep. When he goes missing, she sees what's important.