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

60. Bullitt


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Director – Peter Yates
Cast – Steve Mcqueen, Jacqueline Bisset

IMDB Rating – 7.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 83%

Release Date – 17 October 1968
Box Office – $42.3 million

Genre – Action, Crime, Mystery
Awards – Oscar for best film editing

Plot – An honest cop stands up against an underworld don who killed a witness.

59. The Time Machine


best 60s movies
Director – George Pal
Cast – Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux

IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 77%

Release Date – 17 August 1960
Box Office – $2.61 million

Genre – Sci Fi, Romance
Awards – Oscar for special effects

Plot – A man travels through time to know the horrifying state of future.

58. Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?


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Director – Stanley Kramer
Cast – Sidney Poitier, Spencer Tracy

IMDB Rating – 7.8
Rotten Tomatoes – 69%

Release Date – 11 December 1967
Box Office – $56.7 million

Genre – Comedy, Drama
Awards – 2 Oscars (Best Actress and Best Screenplay)

Plot – A girl falls in love with an African American but issues arises when she introduce him to her family.

57. Judgment at Nuremberg


best 60s movies
Director – Stanley Kramer
Cast – Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster

IMDB Rating – 8.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 90%

Release Date – 14 December 1961
Box Office – $10 Million

Genre – Drama, War
Awards – 2 Oscars (Best Oscar and Best Screenplay)

Plot – Four Nazi Judges faces charges for war crime in a court.

56. The Italian Job


best 60s movies
Director – Peter Collinson
Cast – Michael Caine

IMDB Rating – 7.4
Rotten Tomatoes – 85%

Release Date – 5 June 1969
Box Office – $1 Million

Genre – Action Crime
Awards – None

Plot – A crew tries to steal million dollar worth gold from the streets.

55. Romeo and Juliet


best 60s movies
Director – Franco Zeffirelli
Cast – Leonard Whiting, Olivia Hussey

IMDB Rating – 7.7
Rotten Tomatoes – 94%

Release Date – 4 March 1968
Box Office – $38.9 million

Genre – Drama, Romance
Awards – 2 Oscars (Best Costume, Best Cinematography)

Plot – The famous love story of Romeo and Juliet.

54. Inherit the Wind


best 60s movies
Director – Stanley Kramer
Cast – Spencer Tracy, Fredric March

IMDB Rating – 8.2
Rotten Tomatoes – 92%

Release Date – 7 July 1960
Box Office – $2 Million

Genre – Bography, Drama, History
Awards – None

Plot – The famous real life case of teaching evolution fought by two lawyers.

53. The Odd Couple


best 60s movies
Director – Gene Saks
Cast – Walter Matthau, Jack Lemmon

IMDB Rating – 7.7
Rotten Tomatoes – 100%

Release Date – 2 May 1968
Box Office – $44 Million

Genre – Comedy
Awards – None

Plot – Two hollywood producers decide to make a sure flop film so that they con money.

52. Charade


best 60s movies
Director – Stanley Donen
Cast – Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau

IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 92%

Release Date – 5 December 1963
Box Office – $13.4 million

Genre – Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Awards – None

Plot – A women holds her late husband’s stolen fortune. The problem rises when she is chased by multiple other men.

51. Persona


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Director – Ingmar Bergman
Cast – Bibi Andersson, Liv Ulmann

IMDB Rating – 8.2
Rotten Tomatoes – 90%

Release Date – 31 August 1966
Box Office – $2.6 million

Genre – Drama, Thriller
Awards – None

Plot – A woman nursing an old mute actress find great similarities between their personalities.

50. Take the Money and Run


best 60s movies
Director – Woody Allen
Cast – Woody Allen

IMDB Rating – 7.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 90%

Release Date – 18 August 1969
Box Office – $3 Million

Genre – Comedy, Crime
Awards – None

Plot – One of the first mocumentary films of its own kind.

49. Breathless


best 60s movies
Director – Jean-Luc Godard
Cast – Jean-Paul Bolemondo

IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 97%

Release Date – 16 March 1960
Box Office – $2 million

Genre – Crime, Drama
Awards – None

Plot – A thief falls for a woman and asks her to run away with him to italy while the police is chasing him.

48. 8 ½


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Director – Federico Fellini
Cast – Marcello Mastorianni, Claudia Cardinale

IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 98%

Release Date – 14 February 1963
Box Office – $3.5 million

Genre – Drama
Awards – 2 Oscars Best Foriegn Language film and Best Costume Design

Plot – A film director tries to make a sci fi film.

47. The Hustler


best 60s movies
Director – Robert Rossen
Cast – Paul newman, Jackie Gleason

IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 98%

Release Date – 25 September 1961
Box Office – $7.6 million

Genre – Sport, Drama
Awards – Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography

Plot – A high stakes match occurs between a champion and a newbie.

46. 101 Dalmatians


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Director – Wolfgang Reitherman, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi
Cast – Rod Taylor, Cate Bauer

IMDB Rating – 7.2
Rotten Tomatoes – 98%

Release Date – 25 January 1961
Box Office – $215 million

Genre – Animation, Comedy
Awards – None

Plot – The evil story of Cruella who kidnaps Dalmatians puppy to make them a fashion statement.

45. Midnight Cowboy


best 60s movies
Director – John Schlesinger
Cast – Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight

IMDB Rating – 7.9
Rotten Tomatoes – 90%

Release Date – 25 May 1969
Box Office – $44.8 million

Genre – Drama
Awards – 3 Oscars Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay

Plot – A texan man makes a friend in new york city who teaches him how to live life.

44. True Grit


best 60s movies
Director – Henry Hathaway
Cast – John Wayne, Kim Darby

IMDB Rating – 7.4
Rotten Tomatoes – 88%

Release Date – 11 June 1969
Box Office – $31.1 million

Genre – Adventure, Western
Awards – Best Actor Academy Award

Plot – Two texan marshall helps a teenager to find the murderer of her father.

43. From Russia With Love


best 60s movies
Director – Terence Young
Cast – Sean Connery, Pedro Armendariz

IMDB Rating – 7.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 96%

Release Date – 11 October 1963
Box Office – $79 million

Genre – Action, Thriller
Awards – None

Plot – James Bond fights against Specter while finding his true love.

42. Easy Rider


best 60s movies
Director – Dennis Hopper
Cast – Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper

IMDB Rating – 7.4
Rotten Tomatoes – 89%

Release Date – 14 July 1969
Box Office – $60 million

Genre – Adventure
Awards – None

Plot – Two man make new friend on a road trip and learn what they are missing in their life.

41. The Jungle Book


best 60s movies
Director – Wolfgang Reitherman
Cast – Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot

IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 86%

Release Date – 18 October 1967
Box Office – $378 Million

Genre – Animation
Awards – None

Plot – The famous story of Rudyard Kipling about an orphan by raised by wild animals.