Tag: 1960

The Risk (1960) 6.2

The Risk (1960)

Storyline:A government team researching cures for plague find their results put on the Official Secrets list. One of their number is so incensed by this that he lets the maimed and jealous companion of a female collea...

Son of Samson (1960) 5.3

Son of Samson (1960)

Storyline:During the Persian rule over Egypt (circa 525-480 B.C.), the young prince Kenamon uses to wander about, and mixing with the poor people. Once, he finds himself in a life threatening situation, and is saved b...

Inspector Palmu’s Mistake (1960) 7.9

Inspector Palmu’s Mistake (1960)

Storyline:A closed room mystery begins when an infamous tycoon is found dead in his bath tub. The famous police lieutenant Palmu is summoned to investigate.User Reviews: This is an absolutely delightful movie, one of ...

Sweet Deceptions (1960) 6.9

Sweet Deceptions (1960)

Storyline:Francesca, a 17-year old school girl, has a vivid dream of making love to Enrico, a 37-year old divorced architect and family friend. She turns her dream into reality by meeting Enrico during a regular schoo...

Please Don’t Eat the Daisies (1960) 6.5

Please Don’t Eat the Daisies (1960)

Storyline:Drama critic Larry McKay, his wife Kate, and their four sons move from their crowded Manhattan apartment to an old house in the country. While housewife Kate settles into suburban life, Larry continues to en...

Hell to Eternity (1960) 7

Hell to Eternity (1960)

Storyline:True life story of Guy Gabaldon, a Los Angeles Hispanic boy raised in the 1930s by a Japanese-American foster family. Later, during the war, as his foster parents are interned at a camp for Japanese American...

Rocco and His Brothers (1960) 8.3

Rocco and His Brothers (1960)

Storyline:The widow Rosaria moves to Milano from Lucania with her 4 sons, one of whom is Rocco. The fifth son, Vincenzo, already lives in Milano. In the beginning, the family has a lot of problems, but everyone manage...

Sergeant Rutledge (1960) 7.4

Sergeant Rutledge (1960)

Storyline:Lieutenant Tom Cantrell is sent to defend Sergeant Braxton Rutledge, a black cavalry soldier, on a charge of rape and murder. The story begins in a courtroom and it is told through flashbacks. This is a stor...

Bonchi (1960) 7.3

Bonchi (1960)

Storyline:Kikuji is the scion of an Osaka merchant family whose traditional power is matrilineal. Instructed by his overbearing mother and grandmother to give them an heiress for the family business, he stands by help...

The Magnificent Seven (1960) 7.7

The Magnificent Seven (1960)

Storyline:A bandit terrorizes a small Mexican farming village each year. Several of the village elders send three of the farmers into the United States to search for gunmen to defend them. They end up with seven, each...

Portrait in Black (1960) 6.5

Portrait in Black (1960)

Storyline:Lana Turner and Anthony Quinn are lovers who murder Lana's cruel, but wealthy husband, played by Lloyd Nolan. Since Quinn is her husband's physician, the murder is easily committed, but blackmail, guilt and ...

Kapò (1960) 7.6

Kapò (1960)

Storyline:Kapo is a black and white film that tells the story of a Jewish teenager sent to a concentration camp together with her parents. She manages to survive with the help of a Jewish doctor who gives her the iden...

The Nudist Story (1960) 5.6

The Nudist Story (1960)

Storyline:A somewhat prudish young lady inherits a nudist camp. She wants to shut it down, but is persuaded by its members to give the place a look before she takes any action. She agrees, and while touring the camp f...

Wild River (1960) 7.6

Wild River (1960)

Storyline:A young field administrator for the TVA comes to rural Tennessee to oversee the building of a dam on the Tennessee River. He encounters opposition from the local people, in particular a farmer who objects to...

Presentation, or Charlotte and Her Steak (1960) 6.4

Presentation, or Charlotte and Her Steak (1960)

Storyline:Two young people, Walter and Charlotte, are walking through a small village in Switzerland a snowy winter day. Walter introduces Charlotte to Clara, hoping to make Charlotte jealous. After saying good-bye to...

The Naked Island (1960) 8.2

The Naked Island (1960)

Storyline:Deals with the intolerably hard life of a family of four, the only inhabitants of a very small Japanese island in the Setonaikai archipelago. Several times a day they row over to the neighboring island to fe...

Skeleton of Mrs. Morales (1960) 8.1

Skeleton of Mrs. Morales (1960)

Storyline:Bizarre movie about a sexually repressed taxidermist who finds solace in his job while his frigid and deformed wife psychologically tortures him because of his devotion to stuffed animals. Wr...

Everything Goes Wrong (1960) 6.9

Everything Goes Wrong (1960)

Storyline:The young rebel Jiro has to deal with an environment of crime and prostitution, and the impact of its choices on personal relationships: one with his mother, with the lover of the latter and with a girl in l...

Spring Dreams (1960) 6.9

Spring Dreams (1960)

Storyline:An elderly sweet potato vendor collapses in the home of a self-absorbed wealthy family. He must be allowed to remain there while he recovers, and a screwball comedy of manners ensues. A host of family and vi...

Dry Lake (1960) 6.9

Dry Lake (1960)

Storyline:An alienated young man flirts with extremism during a major student protest.User Reviews: This movie is also known as Youth in Fury, which is how it is listed in Hulu Plus. IMDb lists it as Masahiro Shinoda'...

Take Aim at the Police Van (1960) 6.7

Take Aim at the Police Van (1960)

Storyline:A sharpshooter kills two prisoners in a police van at night. The guard on the van is suspended for six months; he's Tamon, an upright, modest man. He begins his own investigation into the murders. Who were t...

Intimidation (1960) 7.2

Intimidation (1960)

Storyline:A bank manager is blackmailed into robbing his own bank.User Reviews: I just wanted to tell IMDb folks that I highly recommend the Criterion Eclipse release of "The Warped World of Koreyoshi Kurahara&qu...

Jigoku (1960) 6.8

Jigoku (1960)

Storyline:A graduate-school student has a friend who is pure evil. His friend and he are out driving one night when they hit a drunkard and the friend leaves the accident victim to die. The student's life then goes do...

Le Trou (1960) 8.5

Le Trou (1960)

Storyline:Just as four cell-mates are about to launch their elaborate escape from a tiny cell, a detainee from a cell-block under repair is transferred in. The four all face certain conviction and long sentences. Does...