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100 Best Movies of the 60s On Netflix (2020) Popular Classics

80. The Party


best 60s movies
Director – Blake Edwards
Cast – Peter Sellers, Marge Champion

IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 81%

Release Date – 4 April 1968
Box Office – $2.9 million

Genre – Comedy
Awards – None

Plot – A indian movie star is mistakenly invited to a lavish hollywood party.

79. Jules and Jim


best 60s movies
Director – Francois Truffaut
Cast – Jeanne Moreau, Oskar Werner

IMDB Rating – 7.9
Rotten Tomatoes – 97%

Release Date – 23 January 1962
Box Office – $1.5 million

Genre – Drama, Romance
Awards – None

Plot – Two friends fall in love with the same women.

78. Oliver!


best 60s movies
Director – Carol Reed
Cast – Mark Lester, Ron Moody

IMDB Rating – 7.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 81%

Release Date – 26 September 1968
Box Office – $77.4 million

Genre – Drama, Musical
Awards – 5 Oscars (best Picture,best director, best musical score, best art direction, best sound)

Plot – Live action film based on the famous novel of Charles Dicken’s Oliver Twist.

77. Marine


best 60s movies
Director – Alfred Hitchcock
Cast – Sean Connery, Tippi Hedren

IMDB Rating – 7.2
Rotten Tomatoes – 82%

Release Date – 9 July 1964
Box Office – $7 million

Genre – Crime, Mystery
Awards – None

Plot – A man marries a woman who has a habit of stealing and lying.

76. Le Samourai


best 60s movies
Director – Jean-Parrie Melville
Cast – Alain Delon, Nathalie Delon

IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 100%

Release Date – 25 October 1967
Box Office – $1 million

Genre – Crime, Mystery
Awards – None

Plot – A professional hitman becomes a public celebrity after being exposed.

75. Wait Until Dark


best 60s movies
Director – Terence Young
Cast – Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin

IMDB Rating – 7.8
Rotten Tomatoes – 95%

Release Date – 26 October 1967
Box Office – $17 Million

Genre – Thriller
Awards – None

Plot – Three burgulars invade the apartment of a blind women.

74. Fahrenheit 451


best 60s movies
Director – Francois Truffaut
Cast – Julie Christie, Oskar werner

IMDB Rating – 7.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 82%

Release Date – 16 September 1966
Box Office – $7 million

Genre – Sci fi
Awards – None

Plot – A fireman who is tasked to burn all the books began wondering if he is doing right thing.

73. Repulsion


best 60s movies
Director – Roman Polanski
Cast – Catherine Deneuve, Ian Hendry

IMDB Rating – 7.8
Rotten Tomatoes – 100%

Release Date – 11 June 1965
Box Office – $3.1 million

Genre – Horror, Thriller
Awards – None

Plot – A woman fears $ex but has horrifying visions of r@pe.

72. The Battle of Algiers


best 60s movies
Director – Gillo Pontecorvo
Cast – Saadi Yacef, Jean Martin

IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 99%

Release Date – 8 September 1966
Box Office – $1 million

Genre – War
Awards – None

Plot – The freedom story of Algiers from French government.

71. The Guns of Navarone


best 60s movies
Director – J Lee Thompson
Cast – Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn, David Niven

IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 95%

Release Date – 22 June 1961
Box Office – $28 million

Genre – Action, Adventure
Awards – Academy Awards for Best Effects

Plot – A british team is given the task to destroy a sea channel that belongs to germany.

70. Blow-Up


best 60s movies
Director – Michelangelo Antonioni
Cast – David Hemmings, Vanessa Redgrave

IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 87%

Release Date – 18 December 1966
Box Office – $20 million

Genre – Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None

Plot – A photographer takes photos of a woman without her consent in a park but when the photo clears he become suspicious.

69. Where Eagles Dare


best 60s movies
Director – Brian G Hutton
Cast – Clint Eastwood, Richard Burton

IMDB Rating – 7.7
Rotten Tomatoes – 90%

Release Date – 4 December 1968
Box Office – $21 million

Genre – Adventure, War
Awards – None

Plot – An american team tries to rescue a prisoner of war from Nazi camp.

68. The Longest Day


best 60s movies
Director – Ken Annakin
Cast – John Wayne, Sean Connery, Henry fonda

IMDB Rating – 7.8
Rotten Tomatoes – 91%

Release Date – 25 September 1962
Box Office – $1 Million

Genre – Action, History
Awards – 2 Oscars (Best cinematography, best special effects)

Plot – A detailed overview of D-Day

67. Zulu


best 60s movies
Director – Cy Endfield
Cast – Micahel Caine, Stanley Baker

IMDB Rating – 7.8
Rotten Tomatoes – 95%

Release Date – 22 Janaury 1964
Box Office – $8 million

Genre – History, War
Awards – None

Plot – The battle of Zulu that was won by a small british army.

66. The Sword in the Stone


best 60s movies
Director – Wolfgang Reitherman
Cast – Marthe Wentworth

IMDB Rating – 7.2
Rotten Tomatoes – 71%

Release Date – 25 December 1963
Box Office – $22.2 million

Genre – Animation, Comedy
Awards – None

Plot – The story of King arthur from Disney’s point of view.

65. On Her Majesty’s Secret Service


best 60s movies
Director – Peter R Hunt
Cast – George Lazenby, Dianna Rigg

IMDB Rating – 6.8
Rotten Tomatoes – 80%

Release Date – 13 December 1969
Box Office – $82 million

Genre – Action, Thriller
Awards – None

Plot – James Bond goes undercover to uncover a horrofic research.

64. You Only Live Twice


best 60s movies
Director – Lewis Gilbert
Cast – Sean Connery, Mie Hama

IMDB Rating – 6.9
Rotten Tomatoes – 71%

Release Date – 13 June 1967
Box Office – $111 million

Genre – Action, Thriller
Awards – None

Plot – James bond tries to stop a nuclear war while making allies in Japan.

63. La Dolce Vita


best 60s movies
Director – Federico Fellini
Cast – Anita Ekberg, Marcello Mastroianni

IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 97%

Release Date – 3 February 1960
Box Office – $19.5 million

Genre – Comedy
Awards – Academy Award for Best Costume Design

Plot – Life of a Papparazi in Rome.

62. The Producers


best 60s movies
Director – Mel Brooks
Cast – Gene wilder, Zero Mostel

IMDB Rating – 7.7
Rotten Tomatoes – 89%

Release Date – 22 November 1967
Box Office – $1.6 million

Genre – Comedy
Awards – Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

Plot – Two producers tries to make a super flop film.

61. In the heat of the Night


best 60s movies
Director – Norman Jewison
Cast – Sidney Politier, Rod steiger

IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 96%

Release Date – 2 August 1967
Box Office – $24.3 million

Genre – crime, drama, mystery
Awards – 5 Oscars (best Picture, Best actor, best film editing, best sound, best screenplay)

Plot – An african american policeman is appointed to solve a racially motivated murder case.