1968 April Movies

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey

  • 96%
  • G
  • 141 min
  • Adventure

Story follows the ascent of mankind into the near-future space age through minimalist performances and a strong visual style.

Romeo and Juliet (1968)

Romeo and Juliet

  • 97%
  • PG
  • 138 min
  • Drama

Director Franco Zeffirelli's beloved version of one of the most well-known love stories in the English language, Romeo Montague (Leonard Whiting) and Juliet Capulet (Olivia Hussey) fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families. Driven by their passion, the young lovers defy their destiny and elope, only to suffer the ultimate tragedy. The film won two Oscars, for cinematography and costume design.

Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)

Yours, Mine and Ours

  • 50%
  • NR
  • 111 min
  • Comedy

When a widower with 10 children marries a widow with 8, can the 20 of them ever come together as one big happy family?

The Party (1968)

The Party

  • 82%
  • PG
  • 99 min
  • Comedy

A clerical mistake results in a bumbling film extra being invited to an exclusive Hollywood party instead of being fired.

Journey to Shiloh (1968)

Journey to Shiloh

    • 101 min
    • Drama

    At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army.

    A Dandy in Aspic (1968)

    A Dandy in Aspic

      • 107 min
      • Drama

      Double-agent Alexander Eberlin is assigned by the British to hunt out a Russian spy, known to them as Krasnevin. Only Eberlin knows that Krasnevin is none other than himself! Accompanying him on his mission is a ruthless partner, who gradually discovers his secret as Eberlin tries to maneuver himself out of a desperate situation.

      Brilliantovaya ruka (1968)

      Brilliantovaya ruka

        • 100 min
        • Adventure

        Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for a gang of smugglers (a real smuggler - Gena - was also on board the same ship).

        Caprice Italian Style (1968)

        Caprice Italian Style

          • Unrated
          • 95 min
          • Comedy

          CHE COSA SONO LE NUVOLE (by Pier Paolo Pasolini) Durante la rappresentazione dell'Otello in uno spettacolo di marionette, il pubblico si ribella alla malvagità di Jago ed invade il palco aggredendo i pupazzi, che sono malmenati e distrutti. Alla fine i resti verranno gettati in una discarica dell'immondizia. Written by rosebud6

          Diary of a Schizophrenic Girl (1968)

          Diary of a Schizophrenic Girl

            • PG
            • 108 min

            Anna is a girl who has been under psychiatric therapy for a long time and she needs lots and lots of love.

            - Written by

            Salvatore Santangelo <[email protected]>

            Girl in Gold Boots (1968)

            Girl in Gold Boots

              • R
              • 94 min
              • Crime

              A girl tries to become the top star in the glamorous world of Go-Go Dancing.

              Golden Swallow (1968)

              Golden Swallow

                • Unrated
                • 89 min
                • Action

                Golden Swallow (Pei-pei Cheng) is living peacefully with her "friend" ('Lo Lieh' ) by a waterfall. She has seemingly given up her death-dealing ways but soon she is accused of going on a bloody rampage against an evil clan. As it turns out, the actual culprit is an old beau named Silver Roc ('Jimmy Wang Yu' ) who is impersonating her to draw her out into the open. A complicated love triangle develops as her affections are torn between the two men while all three...

                I, the Executioner (1968)

                I, the Executioner

                  • Unrated
                  • 90 min
                  • Drama

                  Kato's highly stylised & often-seedy tale of revenge is definitely not for the faint hearted! Five women sexually molest a 16-year-old delivery boy & drive him to suicide. Like Oshima's Violence at Noon & Imamura's Vengeance is Mine, this legendary exploitation film portrays the disturbing anatomy of a serial killer. Stars Makoto Satô as the revenge-driven killer who sets out to avenge his friend's suicide by appointing himself judge, jury & executioner.

                  Inga (1968)

                  Inga

                    • 81 min
                    • Drama

                    Inga, a 17 year-old, is sent to live with a scheming aunt who wants her to become mistress of her rich neighbour. She falls for a common young man instead.

                    Let Them Talk (1968)

                    Let Them Talk

                      • Unrated
                      • 95 min
                      • Drama

                      Raphael plays a singer who searches for his classical pianist brother in Buenos Aires, with the brother eventually revealed playing in the squalid bar.

                      The Bride Wore Black (1968)

                      The Bride Wore Black

                        • 107 min
                        • Crime

                        Julie Kohler is prevented from suicide by her mother. She leaves the town. She will track down, charm and kill five men who do not know her. What is her goal ? What is her purpose?

                        The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)

                        The Charge of the Light Brigade

                          • PG-13
                          • 139 min
                          • Drama

                          A chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War against Russia and which led to the siege of Sevastopol and the fierce Battle of Balaclava on October 25, 1854 which climaxed with the heroic, but near-disastrous calvary charge made by the British Light Brigade against a Russian artillery battery in a small valley which resulted in the near-destruction of the brigade due to error of judgement and rash planning on part by the inept British commanders.

                          The Howl (1968)

                          The Howl

                            • Unrated
                            • 93 min
                            • Comedy

                            A young bride escapes her wedding ceremony with a stranger and together they set off on an epic journey though increasingly bizarre lands. They encounter talking animals and mournful exhibitionists, converse with a discoursing rock, journey through a surrealist's psychedelic hotel, instigate a prison riot, escape from naked cannibals living in a tree and battle a wind-up midget dictator!

                            The Killer Likes Candy (1968)

                            The Killer Likes Candy

                              • Unrated
                              • 85 min
                              • Action

                              Shrewd and evasive ex-Nazi and top assassin Oscar Snell is determined to rub out the King of Kafiristan. Snell's sole weakness is his sweet tooth; he leaves candy wrappers at the scene of his every crime. It's up to no-nonsense CIA agent Mark Stone to find Snell and stop him before it's too late. Written by Woodyanders

                              The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band (1968)

                              The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band

                                • G
                                • 110 min
                                • Comedy

                                The Bower Family Band petitions the Democratic National Committee to sing a Grover Cleveland rally song at the 1888 convention, but decide instead to move to the Dakota territory on the urging of a suitor to their eldest daughter. There, Grampa Bower causes trouble with his pro-Cleveland ideas, as Dakota residents are overwhelmingly Republican, and hope to get the territory admitted as two states (North and South Dakota) rather than one in order to send four Republican senators to Washington....

                                The Vengeance of She (1968)

                                The Vengeance of She

                                  • G
                                  • 97 min
                                  • Adventure

                                  A beautiful young European girl, Carol, is taken over by the spirit of mysterious Ayesha, queen of the lost city of Kuma. Carol is taken to Kuma to succeed the almost-immortal Ayesha as empress of Kuma. Written by Jim Beaver <[email protected]>