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50 Favourites of the 1960s

by Tom JF
50 Favourites of the 1960s by Tom JF
“He hardly looks the part of a bad guy” – The Bad Sleep Well (1960) 1960 Bad Sleep Well, the (Kurosawa, K) Breathless (Godard, J) Eyes without a Face (Franju, G) Le Trou (Becker, J) Peeping Tom (Powell, M) Psycho (Hitchcock, A) “But above anything else, I love the children” – The Innocents (1961) 1961 Fabulous Baron Munchausen, the (Zemen, K) Innocents, the (Clayton, J) Yojimbo (Kurosawa, A) “There’s a lot of ugly things in this world, son. I wish I could keep ’em all away from you” - To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) 1962 Carnival of Souls (Harvey, H) La Jetee (Marker, C) Panic in Year Zero (Milland, R) NOT ON MUBI Ride the High Country… Read more

“He hardly looks the part of a bad guy” – The Bad Sleep Well (1960)

1960
Bad Sleep Well, the (Kurosawa, K)
Breathless (Godard, J)
Eyes without a Face (Franju, G)
Le Trou (Becker, J)
Peeping Tom (Powell, M)
Psycho (Hitchcock, A)

“But above anything else, I love the children” – The Innocents (1961)

1961
Fabulous Baron Munchausen, the (Zemen, K)
Innocents, the (Clayton, J)
Yojimbo (Kurosawa, A)

“There’s a lot of ugly things in this world, son. I wish I could keep ’em all away from you”
- To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

1962
Carnival of Souls (Harvey, H)
La Jetee (Marker, C)
Panic in Year Zero (Milland, R) NOT ON MUBI
Ride the High Country (Peckinpah, S)
To Kill a Mockingbird (Mulligan, R)

“Why, they might even make a motion picture about you” – The Sword in the Stone (1963)

1963
Alone on the Pacific (Ichikawa, K)
Birds, the (Hitchcock, A)
From Russia with Love (Young, T)
High and Low (Kurosawa, A)
Sword in the Stone (Reitherman, W)

“I’m not a demon! I’m a human being” – Onibaba (1964)

1964
Kwaidan (Kobayashi, M)
Masque of the Red Death, the (Corman, R)
Onibaba (Shindo, K)
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (Haskin, B)

“I was counting on you being an insubordinate bastard, Palmer” – The Ipcress File (1965)

1965
For a Few Dollars More (Leone, S)
Ipcress File, the (Furie, S)
Repulsion (Polanski, R)
Ride the Whirlwind (Hellman, M)

“You see, in this world there’s two kinds of people, my friend: Those with loaded guns and those who dig. You dig”
- The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

1966 A Bullet for the General (Damiani, D)
Good, the Bad and the Ugly, the (Leone, S)
Naked Prey, the (Wilde, C)

“I have an idea. Would you like to be called ‘Belle de Jour’?” – Belle de Jour (1967)

1967
Belle de Jour (Bunuel, L)
Cool Hand Luke (Rosenberg, S)
Dirty Dozen, the (Aldrich, R)
Django Kill… If You Live, Shoot! (Questi, G)
Le Samourai (Melville, J)
Playtime (Tati, J)
Point Blank (Boorman, J)
Samurai Rebellion (Kobayashi, M)

“Beat ’em or burn ’em, they go up pretty easy” – Night of the Living Dead (1968)

1968
2001: A Space Oydssey (Kubrick, S)
Bullitt (Yates, P)
Devil Rides Out, the (Fisher, T)
Great Silence, the (Corbucci, S)
Night of the Living Dead (Romero, G)
Once upon a Time in the West (Leone, S)
Planet of the Apes (Schaffner, F)
Targets (Bogdanovich, P)
Witchfinder General (Reeves, M)

“I’m walking here!” – Midnight Cowboy (1969)

1969
Easy Rider (Hopper, D)
Midnight Cowboy (Schlesinger, J)
Wild Bunch, the (Peckinpah, S)

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