1968 October Movies

Barbarella (1968)

Barbarella

  • 73%
  • PG
  • 98 min
  • Action

"Barbarella" tells the story of a female mercenary who roams across the universe in a distant future, undertaking missions that require her physical fearlessness, ingenuity and sensuality. In travels that span galaxies known and unknown, "Barbarella" will challenge tradition, startle the senses and take audiences on an epic adventure of discovery and wonder.

Coogan's Bluff (1968)

Coogan's Bluff

  • 94%
  • R
  • 93 min
  • Action

Coogan (Clint Eastwood) an Arizona deputy sheriff goes to New York to pick up a prisoner. While escorting the prisoner to the airport he escapes and Coogan heads into the City to recapture him.

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Night of the Living Dead

  • 96%
  • NONE
  • 96 min
  • Horror

The fear of chemical warfare comes to a head when a young woman finds herself in the incredulous position of having the previously dead guests at her father's funeral come to life around her. Mayhem ensues. Soon she and a mismatched cross section of humantiy find themselves in a rural farmhouse besieged by the undead. There is no escape from the dead who come alive!

Bullitt (1968)

Bullitt

  • 97%
  • PG
  • 114 min
  • Action

Bullitt is an American action thriller from director Peter Yates from 1968. Steven Mcqueen plays the leading role as a mafia-chasing police officer who must protect a valuable witness. The film’s ten minute high speed pursuit is legendary.

Vixen! (1968)

Vixen!

    • X
    • 70 min
    • Drama

    Vixen lives in a Canadian mountain resort with her naive pilot husband. While he's away flying in tourists, she gets it on with practically everybody including a husband and his wife, and even her biker brother. She is openly racist, and she makes it clear that she won't do the wild thing with her brother's biker friend, who is black.

    Ace High (1968)

    Ace High

      • 132 min
      • Comedy

      After Cacopoulos manages to save himself from being hung on a false charge, he robs Cat Stevens and Hutch Bessy of a lot of money and steals their horses. This results in a merry chase and Stevens and Bessy become unwilling allies in Cacopoulus' revenge against the people who deserted him and framed him to get their money back.

      Better a Widow (1968)

      Better a Widow

        • 105 min
        • Comedy

        Tom Proby is a representative from a British engineering firm sent to Sicily to convince the landowners (all in the Mafia) to allow his company to build an oil refinery on some waterfront real estate. Proby talks to the mob bosses about the project, but disagreements between different bosses complicate his efforts.

        Birds in Peru (1968)

        Birds in Peru

          • 95 min
          • Drama

          A young woman, unsatisfied by her husband, searches for sex in the brothels of a seaside town.

          Decline and Fall... of a Birdwatcher (1968)

          Decline and Fall... of a Birdwatcher

            • 113 min
            • Comedy

            A young man's attempts at seduction and social climbing lead to mayhem.

            Finian's Rainbow (1968)

            Finian's Rainbow

            • 54%
            • G
            • 141 min
            • Family

            An Irishman, Finian, and his daughter Sharon, arrive in Rainbow Valley, a Southern town of tobacco sharecroppers in the state of Missitucky. The town has its own resident dreamer, Woody, who thinks that he might be able to put the town on the map by crossing mint with tobacco so that it'll grow mentholated. Finian's came to town because he's stolen a leprechaun's crock of gold and plans to plant it in the ground. But trouble arrives in the form of Og the leprechaun, who has followed Finian and...

            Heartbeat (1968)

            Heartbeat

              • 103 min
              • Drama

              Alain Cavalier's adaption of Francoise Sagan's 1966 novel is the classic story of the wealthy, older lover, his mistress, and a younger man.

              I bastardi (1968)

              I bastardi

                • PG-13
                • 102 min
                • Crime

                A criminal (Giuliano Gemma) seeks vengeance when his double-dealing brother (Klaus Kinski) steals his jewels and mutilates his shooting hand.

                I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (1968)

                I Love You, Alice B. Toklas!

                • 17%
                • R
                • 92 min
                • Comedy

                Peter Sellers stars as Harold Fine, a self-described square--a 35-year-old Los Angeles Lawyer who is not looking forward to middle age and his upcoming wedding. His life changes, however, when he falls in love with Nancy, a free-spirited, innocent, and beautiful young hippie. After Harold and his family enjoy some of her "groovy" brownies, he decides to "drop out" with her and become a hippie too. But can he return to his old life when he discovers that the hippie lifestyle...

                Ice Station Zebra (1968)

                Ice Station Zebra

                • 36%
                • G
                • 148 min
                • Action

                A top-secret Soviet spy satellite -- using stolen Western technology -- malfunctions and then goes into a descent that lands it near an isolated Arctic research encampment called Ice Station Zebra, belonging to the British, which starts sending out distress signals before falling silent. The atomic submarine Tigerfish, commanded by Cmdr. James Ferraday (Rock Hudson), is dispatched to save them.

                Le gendarme se marie (1968)

                Le gendarme se marie

                  • 92 min
                  • Comedy

                  The Saint-Tropez police launch a major offensive against dangerous drivers. Marechal Cruchot (Louis de Funès) relishes the assignment, which he pursues with a manic zeal. Cruchot is after an offending driver, who turns out to be Josépha (Claude Gensac), the widow of a highly regarded police colonel. When they meet, Cruchot falls instantly in love....

                  Live a Little, Love a Little (1968)

                  Live a Little, Love a Little

                    • PG
                    • 90 min
                    • Comedy

                    Pin-up photographer, who doesn't want to get pinned down, comes up against a girl who won't take no for an answer.

                    Lucía (1968)

                    Lucía

                      • Unrated
                      • 160 min
                      • Drama

                      Traces episodes in the lives of three Cuban women, each named Lucía, from three different historical periods: the Cuban war of independence (with Spain), the 1930's, and the 1960's.

                      Paper Lion (1968)

                      Paper Lion

                        • G
                        • 107 min
                        • Comedy

                        George Plimpton wants to write a story for Sports Illustrated on what it is like to be a quarterback for an NFL team. No one is willing to allow a klutzy amateur to go on the field for fear he'll kill himself. After several teams turn him down, Plimpton got the Detroit Lions to let him go to training camp. He tries to keep his true identity a secret from the real players. This is based on a true incident and many of the players play themselves in the movie. Written by John Vogel...

                        Secret Ceremony (1968)

                        Secret Ceremony

                        • 50%
                        • R
                        • 109 min
                        • Drama

                        Leonora, a prostitute, mourns the death by drowning years earlier of her daughter. She encounters a strange waif-like girl, Cenci, who bears a strong resemblance to her lost child. Cenci is herself struck by the great resemblance of Leonora to her own mother, whose death the mentally unstable Cenci has been unable to accept or even acknowledge. The two women quickly develop a symbiotic relationship, moving in and out of the illusion that each is the lost loved one of the other. The...

                        Straziami, ma di baci saziami (1968)

                        Straziami, ma di baci saziami

                          • Unrated
                          • 104 min
                          • Comedy

                          Quando Marino va a Roma per una manifestazione non immagina certo di incontrare Marisa, che diventerà l'amore della sua vita. Ma una volta trovato l'amore, si tratta di impalmarlo e qua iniziano le difficoltà: prima il padre che si oppone; poi, morto il padre, le malelingue che fanno credere a Marino che Marisa sia stata una poco di buono, tanto che Marisa fugge. Pentito, Marino la ricerca invano e poi, quasi per caso, la ritrova signora Ciceri. Ma l'amore non ammette...