1968 January Movies

The Lion in Winter (1968)

The Lion in Winter

  • 90%
  • PG
  • 134 min
  • Drama

1183 AD: King Henry II's three sons all want to inherit the throne, but he won't commit to a choice. They and his wife variously plot to force him.

Aankhen (1968)

Aankhen

    • Unrated
    • 172 min
    • Action

    Shortly after independence India faces terrorists attacks in Assam, resulting in many deaths and casualties. A group of concerned citizens, who are not connected with the Government, decide to do something to stop this carnage. While Salim is already at work in Beirut, his cover is blown and he is shot dead. Now Sunil Mehra must travel to Beirut and take over from Salim. Once there, he meets a former flame, Meenakshi Mehta, and also a female admirer by the name of Zenab. The...

    Alexander The Great (1968)

    Alexander The Great

      • Unrated
      • 60 min
      • Adventure

      An historical film that follows the life of Alexander the Great, the Macedonian king that united all ancient Greek tribes and led them against the vast Persian Empire. Alexander conquered most of the then-known world and created a Greek empire that spanned all the way from the Balkans to India.

      Burai yori daikanbu (1968)

      Burai yori daikanbu

        • Unrated
        • 93 min
        • Crime

        Goro (Tetsuya Watari) had grown up in the yakuza world. As an active member of the Mizuhara family crime syndicate, he expressed his loyalty by always putting himself in the forefront of every battle. Violence never bothered him. However, after being sentenced to three years in prison for stabbing a rival gang’s hit man, he becomes disenchanted with the Yakuza life style. Goro is determined to start anew, but karma catches up. His two closest friends are murdered by his ex-boss. He is left...

        Dark of the Sun (1968)

        Dark of the Sun

          • PG
          • 100 min
          • Action

          A band of mercenaries led by Captain Curry travel through the Congo across deadly terrain, battling rival armies, to rescue $25 million in uncut diamonds.

          - Written by

          Marty McKee <[email protected]>

          Death Laid An Egg (1968)

          Death Laid An Egg

            • NC-17
            • 86 min
            • Thriller

            A love triangle develops between three people who run a high tech chicken farm. It involves Anna (who owns the farm), her husband Marco (who kills prostitutes in his spare time) and Gabriella (the very beautiful secretary). Marco continues to kill as jealousy becomes more prevalent on the farm. Written by Count_Fistfuldollars

            Diabolik (1968)

            Diabolik

              • PG-13
              • 105 min
              • Action

              One of the great comic book movies of all time from director Mario Bava.

              Django, Prepare a Coffin (1968)

              Django, Prepare a Coffin

                • Unrated
                • 88 min
                • Western

                A mysterious gunfighter named Django is employed by a local crooked political boss as a hangman to execute innocent locals framed by the boss, who wants their land. What the boss doesn't know is that Django isn't hanging the men at all, just making it look like he is, and using the men he saves from the gallows to build up his own "gang" in order to take revenge on the boss, who, with Django's former best friend, caused the death of his wife years before. Written by ...

                Dope (1968)

                Dope

                  • Unrated
                  • 90 min
                  • Documentary

                  A feature documentary about a young girl's descent into drugs. Shot in 1960s London, we see Caroline...

                  Fando y Lis (1968)

                  Fando y Lis

                    • 93 min
                    • Adventure

                    Fando and his partially paralyzed lover Lis search for the mythical city of Tar. Based on Jodorowsky's memories of a play by surrealist Fernando Arrabal.

                    Firecreek (1968)

                    Firecreek

                      • 104 min
                      • Western

                      A peace-loving, part-time sheriff in the small town of Firecreek must take a stand when a gang of vicious outlaws takes over his town.

                      Hell Raiders (1968)

                      Hell Raiders

                        • Unrated
                        • 80 min
                        • War

                        In Italy during World War II, an American headquarters is evacuated when German forces break through the front lines. A demolition squad is sent back to the abandoned headquarters to destroy valuable records that were left behind before they fall into German hands.

                        - Written by

                        [email protected]

                        Hollywood After Dark (1968)

                        Hollywood After Dark

                          • Unrated
                          • 74 min
                          • Drama

                          Hollywood scrapyard owner Tony is invited by the owner of a strip club to take part in the heist of an armored car. At the man's establishment, Tony meets Sandy, who's stripping to make ends meet while she tries to get her career as an actress off the ground. Tony and Sandy fall in love, but Tony worries that Sandy will fall prey to the seedy side of Hollywood, and decides to take the hold-up job so that he can use his share to help Sandy. But in Hollywood, nothing is ever that easy....

                          Hour of the Wolf (1968)

                          Hour of the Wolf

                            • 90 min
                            • Drama

                            An artist in crisis is haunted by nightmares from the past in Ingmar Bergman's only horror film, which takes place on a windy island. During "the hour of the wolf" - between midnight and dawn - he tells his wife about his most painful memories.

                            How To Save A Marriage And Ruin Your Life (1968)

                            How To Save A Marriage And Ruin Your Life

                              • Unrated
                              • 102 min
                              • Comedy

                              Battle of the sexes comedy about a free-wheeling bachelor who decides to save his friend's marriage by proving that all mistresses are incapable of fidelity. The plot gets complicated when the bachelor offers to set up the wrong girl in a lavish love-nest and she accepts, thinking it to be a marriage proposal. Written by alfiehitchie

                              It Rains in My Village (1968)

                              It Rains in My Village

                                • R
                                • 84 min
                                • Documentary

                                A bizarre and tragic love story involving swineherd, village fool, teacher and an agricultural pilot. The story unfolds in a remote village in the communist ruled Yugoslavia at the down of Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968.

                                - Written by

                                Aleksandar Radovanovic

                                Jennie: Wife/Child (1968)

                                Jennie: Wife/Child

                                  • 83 min
                                  • Drama

                                  The story of a young girl saved from desperation by an older farmer who makes her his wife. The old man cannot fulfill his young bride's desires or keep pace with her youth. What is a girl to do? Naturally, pursue the farmhand.

                                  Love After Death (1968)

                                  Love After Death

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 72 min
                                    • Horror

                                    During a cataleptic fit, Montel is buried alive, a burial plotted by his greedy wife Sofia with several men, including her lover, Montel's doctor. Exiting his grave, Montel goes on a sexual rampage. When the conspirators engage in gun play at an abandoned castle, Montel arrives to stab the doctor and strangle Sofia, followed by the revelation that he is actually dead. Written by Anonymous

                                    Mayerling (1968)

                                    Mayerling

                                      • PG-13
                                      • 127 min
                                      • Drama

                                      Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria (Omar Sharif) clashes with his father, Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria (James Mason), over implementing progressive policies for their country. Ava Gardner plays his mother Empress Elisabeth. Rudolf soon feels he is a man born at the wrong time in a country that does not realize the need for social reform. The Prince of Wales (James Robertson Justice), later to become Britain's King Edward VII, provides comic relief. Rudolf finds refuge from a loveless marriage...

                                      Nights of the Werewolf

                                        • Unrated
                                        • Horror

                                        1968 Spanish horror film that is the second in a long series about the werewolf Count Waldemar Daninsky, played by Paul Naschy. The film is considered a lost film. It apparently was never theatrically released, nor has it ever turned up on video. Since Naschy insisted the script was filmed, it has come to be referred to as the second of the 12 Waldemar Daninsky werewolf movies, even though no one has ever seen it. To make matters even stranger, the lead actors whom Naschy attributed to this...