1962

Lawrence of Arabia 1962

Due to his knowledge of the native Bedouin tribes, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence is sent to Arabia to find Prince Faisal and serve as a liaison between the Arabs and the British in their fight against the Turks. With the aid of native Sherif Ali, Lawrence rebels against the orders of his superior officer and strikes out on a daring camel journey across the harsh desert to attack a well-guarded Turkish port.

Category: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Movies

Stars: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins

8.3 IMDB Rating 2,303 Views
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance 1962

When Senator Ransom Stoddard returns home to Shinbone for the funeral of Tom Doniphon, he recounts to a local newspaper editor the story behind it all. He had come to town many years before, a lawyer by profession. The stage was robbed on its way in by the local ruffian, Liberty Valance, and Stoddard has nothing to his name left save a few law books. He gets a job in the kitchen at the Ericson's restaurant and there meets his future wife, Hallie. The territory is vying for Statehood and Stoddard is selected as a representative over Valance, who continues terrorizing the town. When he destroys the local newspaper office and attacks the editor, Stoddard calls him out, though the conclusion is not quite as straightforward as legend would have it.

Category: Action, Drama, Movies, Western

Stars: John Wayne, James Stewart, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin

8.1 IMDB Rating 1,860 Views
The Miracle Worker 1962

Young Helen Keller, blind, deaf, and mute since infancy, is in danger of being sent to an institution. Her inability to communicate has left her frustrated and violent. In desperation, her parents seek help from the Perkins Institute, which sends them a "half-blind Yankee schoolgirl" named Annie Sullivan to tutor their daughter. Through persistence and love, and sheer stubbornness, Annie breaks through Helen's walls of silence and darkness and teaches her to communicate.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies

Stars: Anne Bancroft,Victor Jory,Inga Swenson,Andrew Prine

8.1 IMDB Rating 1,021 Views
King Kong vs. Godzilla 1962

Mr. Tako, the chairman of a pharmaceutical company, learns the roma tomato-sized berries that grow on Farou Island are a miracle cure, and that the natives worship a god called King Kong who has allegedly grown to giant size from eating the berries. What better way to promote the product, Tako figures, than to bring the creature back to Japan? He leads an expedition with Sakurai and Furue to get the berries and the monster. Meanwhile, some American pilots discover the chunk of the glacier Godzilla was sealed in back in 1955. Sakurai's sister's boyfriend Kazuo is busy trying to sell an invisible but super-strong wire, which of course no one wants until Kong escapes...

Category: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Movies

Stars: Tadao Takashima,Kenji Sahara,Y没 Fujiki,Ichir么 Arishima

5.9 IMDB Rating 2,592 Views
Days of Wine and Roses 1962

Joe Clay is a top-notch public relations man. Anything a client wants Joe can arrange for them, whether it be dancing girls or an article in a prominent magazine. Part of the job however is drinking and Joe's ability to consume alcohol seems boundless. When he meets the very pretty Kirsten Arnasen, she prefers chocolate to alcohol but Joe has a solution to that in the form of a Brandy Alexander (made up of brandy and creme de cocoa). They eventually marry but their love is insufficient to prevent them from the downward spiral that alcohol brings to them. They try desperately to break the habit but continually relapse until only one of them manages to break free.

Category: Drama, Movies

Stars: Jack Lemmon,Lee Remick,Charles Bickford,Jack Klugman

7.9 IMDB Rating 793 Views
Carnival of Souls 1962

Mary Henry is enjoying the day by riding around in a car with two friends. When challenged to a drag, the women accept, but are forced off of a bridge. It appears that all are drowned, until Mary, quite some time later, amazingly emerges from the river. After recovering, Mary accepts a job in a new town as a church organist, only to be dogged by a mysterious phantom figure that seems to reside in an old run-down pavilion. It is here that Mary must confront the personal demons of her spiritual insouciance.

Category: Fantasy, Movies, Mystery

Stars: Candace Hilligoss,Frances Feist,Sidney Berger,Art Ellison

7.2 IMDB Rating 887 Views
Sanjuro 1962

A group of idealistic young men, determined to clean up the corruption in their town, are aided by a scruffy, cynical samurai who does not at all fit their concept of a noble warrior.

Category: Action, Crime, Drama, Movies

Stars: Toshir么 Mifune,Tatsuya Nakadai,Keiju Kobayashi,Y没z么 Kayama

8.2 IMDB Rating 1,249 Views
脛lskling, jag ger mej! 1962

Cathy Timberlake is an old fashioned country girl who meets the man of her dreams, Philip Shayne, after his Rolls Royce splashes her with mud on her way to a job interview. Philip is a romantic businessman who is taken by Cathy's honest heart. There's one problem, he's not interested in marriage while Cathy has never thought of anything else.

Category: Comedy, Romantic

Stars: Cary Grant,Doris Day,Gig Young,Audrey Meadows

6.7 IMDB Rating 797 Views
Taras Bulba 1962

A "Romeo and Juliet" story that takes place in the late 16c. Ukraine. Taras has settled into comfortable farm life after years of adventures and swashbuckling with his cossack companions. Though not wealthy, he is able to send his son Andrei away to a Polish school. At this time the Poles are overlords of Ukraine and the origin of the cossacks is struggle of the Ukrainian serfs to free themselves and their land of Polish domination. Toward this end Taras hopes that his son will be educated in the ways of the enemy. Instead, Andrei falls in love with the daughter of a Polish nobleman, setting the stage for a clash between love, family honor, and a struggle for national identity.

Category: Adventure, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Tony Curtis,Yul Brynner,Christine Kaufmann,Sam Wanamaker

6.4 IMDB Rating 1,018 Views
The 300 Spartans 1962

Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of them his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000. The actual heroism of those who stood (and ultimately died) with Leonidas helped shape the course of Western Civilization, allowing the Greek city states time to organize an army which repelled the Persians. Set in 480 BC.

Category: Adventure, Drama, History

Stars: Richard Egan,Ralph Richardson,Diane Baker,Barry Coe,David Farrar,Donald Houston,Anna Synodinou,Kieron Moore,John Crawford,Robert Brown,Laurence Naismith,Anne Wakefield,Ivan Triesault,Charles Fawcett,Michalis Nikolinakos

6.7 IMDB Rating 2,642 Views