1968 December Movies

Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

Once Upon a Time in the West

  • 98%
  • PG-13
  • 165 min
  • Adventure

Epic story of a mysterious stranger with a harmonica who joins forces with a notorious desperado to protect a beautiful widow from a ruthless assassin working for the railroad.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

  • 68%
  • G
  • 144 min
  • Comedy

An eccentric professor invents wacky machinery, but can't seem to make ends meet. When he invents a revolutionary car, a foreign government becomes interested in it, and resorts to skulduggery to get their hands on it.

Where Eagles Dare (1968)

Where Eagles Dare

  • 88%
  • PG
  • 158 min
  • Action

World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general before it's too late.

Candy (1968)

Candy

  • 80%
  • R
  • 124 min
  • Adventure

Candy Christian is an innocent young girl when she first hears NcPhito, an alcoholic Welsh poet, talk of love and self-sacrifice. Candy narrowly escapes McPhisto's attempt to rape her, only to succumb to her father's Mexican gardener, Emmanuel. When her father catches her with the gardener, he banishes her to a trip with his twin brother, Uncle Jack, and Jack's wife Aunt Livia, who are headed for New York City. As Candy makes her way to the airport, Emmanuel's three sisters...

If.... (1968)

If....

    • 111 min
    • Drama

    In this allegorical story, a revolution lead by pupil Mick Travis takes place at an old established private school in England.

    The Love Bug (1968)

    The Love Bug

    • 75%
    • G
    • 107 min
    • Comedy

    Herbie is a car - but no ordinary car. The story follows the Volkswagon Beetle with a mind of its own from the showroom to the race track, with various close escapes in between. Three further Herbie movies were to follow.

    The Wrecking Crew (1968)

    The Wrecking Crew

      • PG
      • 105 min
      • Action

      Count Contini masterminds the theft of $1 billion in U.S. gold being transported in Europe. This will cause gyrations in the world's financial markets, and Contini will profit from it. ICE chief MacDonald summons Matt Helm, "busy" photographing women models. MacDonald, in effect, makes Matt a Judas Goat, exposing his cover and encouraging Contini to make a move against Matt. The ICE agent will deal with Contini's former lover, current lover, a British woman agent, and Contini's lovely Asian...

      The Crimson Cult (1968)

      The Crimson Cult

        • R
        • 87 min
        • Horror

        When his brother disappears, Robert Manning pays a visit to the remote country house he was last heard from. While his host is outwardly welcoming - and his niece more demonstrably so - Manning detects a feeling of menace in the air with the legend of Lavinia Morley, Black Witch of Greymarsh, hanging over everything.

        Astérix et Cléopâtre (1968)

        Astérix et Cléopâtre

          • 72 min
          • Animation

          Popular animated hero Asterix and his faithful sidekick Obelix travel to ancient Egypt to help Cleopatra build a new summer home. Cleopatra and Julius Caesar have made a bet, with Caesar wagering the project cannot be completed in a few weeks time. With the help of a magic potion, Asterix comes to the rescue of the Queen of the Nile as Caesar and an angry architect plot against them.

          Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (1968)

          Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell

            • 108 min
            • Comedy

            Twenty years after their initial war-time visit three U.S. servicemen hold a reunion at an Italian village. They all have fond memories, especially of local girl Carla. But she has been telling each of them that they are the father of her daughter Gia, so they have all been paying well for her upbringing. As this dawns on the threesome old rivalries surface .... the the comedy ensues.

            Diamonds for Breakfast (1968)

            Diamonds for Breakfast

              • PG
              • 102 min
              • Comedy

              Four thieves try to steal the Imperial Jewels of Russia.

              Greetings (1968)

              Greetings

                • X
                • 88 min
                • Comedy

                An offbeat, episodic film about three friends, Paul, a shy love-seeker, Lloyd, a vibrant conspiracy nut, and Jon, an aspiring filmmaker and peeping tom. The film satirizes free-love, the Kennedy assassination, Vietnam, and amateur film-making.

                Hell in the Pacific (1968)

                Hell in the Pacific

                • 64%
                • G
                • 103 min
                • Drama

                During World War II, a shot-down American pilot and a marooned Japanese navy captain find themselves stranded on the same small uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean. Following war logic, each time the crafty Japanese devises something useful, he guards it to deny its use to the Yank, who then steals it, its proceeds or the idea and/or ruins it. Yet each gets his chance to kill and/or capture the other, but neither pushes this to the end. After a while of this pointless pestering, they end up...

                Huey (1968)

                Huey

                  • Unrated
                  • 31 min
                  • Documentary

                  This riveting documentary, “Black Panthers - Huey!”, directed by French filmmaker Agnès Varda transports you to the pivotal Free Huey rally held on February 17th, 1968, at Oakland Auditorium in Alameda, California. Newton, the charismatic young college student who, along with Bobby Seale, created the Black Panther Party, had been jailed for allegedly killing a police officer. His arrest–widely believed at the time to be a setup–galvanized Party support throughout the nation and led to...

                  Kill Them All and Come Back Alone (1968)

                  Kill Them All and Come Back Alone

                    • 100 min
                    • Western

                    During the American Civil War, a Confederate prisoner, Clyde McKay, attempts to steal a box of gold from a Union prison camp. He is aided by a group of prisoners and a prison guard but he is double-crossed along the way.

                    Krakatoa East of Java (1968)

                    Krakatoa East of Java

                      • G
                      • 131 min
                      • Adventure

                      A team of maritime salvage workers are about to embark on a recovery dive. However the 1883 Krakatoa Volcano eruption provides more pressing problems.

                      Lonesome Cowboys (1968)

                      Lonesome Cowboys

                        • Unrated
                        • 109 min
                        • Western

                        In the wild wild west, Ramona Alvarez and her perpetually stoned nurse run into five gay cowboys. The seven members of the party desire a handsome male drifter, except for the transvestite sheriff, who can't be bothered about anything but his outfit. All hot & bothered at this point, the cowboys rape Ramona, who subsequently has sex with the drifter and, in the afterglow of sex, wants to form a suicide pact with him. The drifter rejects her new desire and rides off into the sunset...

                        O Bandido da Luz Vermelha (1968)

                        O Bandido da Luz Vermelha

                          • Unrated
                          • 92 min
                          • Crime

                          The story a famous Brazilian criminal, called The Red Light Bandit because he always used a red flashlight to break in the houses during the night. Working alone, he also used to rape his female victims. Written by [email protected]

                          Samaritan Zatoichi (1968)

                          Samaritan Zatoichi

                            • NONE
                            • 84 min
                            • Drama

                            Zatoichi is forced to kill a young man who owes a debt to a yakuza boss. Moments later, his sister Osode arrives with the money she earned (prostituting herself) to pay his debts. The bosses true motives are revealed and he attempts to steal Osode even though the debt is paid. Zatoichi realizes his grievous error and protects the girl from the gang. Osode and Zatoichi are caught in a dilemma as she must rely on her brother's killer for protection and Zatoichi wrestles with the injustice he has...

                            Singing Teacher (1968)

                            Singing Teacher

                              • Unrated
                              • 3 min
                              • Animation

                              Hippo came to the teacher of singing, but all the efforts of the maestro do not help (neither hearing nor voice). It was necessary for the student to simply swallow the teacher, and he sang with a beautiful, alien voice.