Tag: 1964

Joy House (1964) 7

Joy House (1964)

Storyline:French filmmaker Rene Clement presents Alain Delon as a petty criminal on the run from the underground. On the Rivera, he seeks refuge in a flophouse whose soup line is served by Jane Fonda and Lola Albright...

Before the Revolution (1964) 7

Before the Revolution (1964)

Storyline:Parma, 1962. Balancing between his Marxist ideology and his forced integration into the system, the twenty-year-old student, Fabrizio, is both repelled and attracted by his parents' bourgeois way of life. St...

Viva Las Vegas (1964) 6.4

Viva Las Vegas (1964)

Storyline:Lucky Jackson arrives in town with his car literally in tow ready for the first Las Vegas Grand Prix - once he has the money to buy an engine. He gets the cash easily enough but mislays it when the pretty sw...

Roustabout (1964) 6.1

Roustabout (1964)

Storyline:Charlie Rogers (Elvis Presley) is a leather-jacketed biker who's fired from a singing engagement after getting into a fight with a group of college toughs. While riding his cycle to the next gig, an irate da...

The Carpetbaggers (1964) 6.5

The Carpetbaggers (1964)

Storyline:George Peppard plays a hard-driven industrialist more than a little reminiscent of Howard Hughes. While he builds airplanes, directs movies and breaks hearts, his friends and lovers try to reach his human si...

Male Hunt (1964) 6.3

Male Hunt (1964)

Storyline:Antoine is about to get married to Gisèle. His friend Julien, a confirmed bachelor, tries desperately to talk him out of it, citing his own painful experiences.User Reviews: This is what I would call a "...

Fantomas (1964) 7

Fantomas (1964)

Storyline:Criminal mastermind Fantômas, a man of a thousand faces, is unhappy with Fandor, a journalist who's written a fictive interview of him. He kidnaps Fandor, threatens to kill him, but first goes about ruining ...

Changing Landscapes (TV Short 1964) 6.9

Changing Landscapes (TV Short 1964)

Storyline:A documentary account of landscape change in and around Paris in the early 1960s.User Reviews: Educational documentaries are not exactly my cup of tea – so I approached this Rohmer short (from the series &qu...

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) 6.7

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)

Storyline:Intent on securing peace and prosperity throughout the mighty Roman Empire, the wise diplomat, Emperor Marcus Aurelius, calls together the local governors from all over the Empire, after conquering the Germa...

The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb (1964) 5.7

The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb (1964)

Storyline:When European Egyptologists Dubois, Giles and Bray discover the tomb of the Egyptian prince Ra, American entrepreneur and investor Alexander King insists on shipping the treasures and sarcophagus back to Eng...

A Fool’s World (1964) 4.1

A Fool’s World (1964)

Storyline:Shocking images from around the world. The sketches are: Strange characters' gallery, a dwarf singer, bodybuilders, English women in a gymnasium, desert Bedouins, election of a Miss Pullover, Hong Kong night...

It’s Not Just You, Murray! (1964) 6.4

It’s Not Just You, Murray! (1964)

Storyline:Now middle-aged, mobster Murray looks back at his humble beginnings as a bootlegger and his rise to becoming wealthy and highly influential. Through it he talks about how much of his success and happiness is...

The Evil of Frankenstein (1964) 6.1

The Evil of Frankenstein (1964)

Storyline:Penniless, Baron Frankenstein, accompanied by his eager assistant Hans, arrives at his family castle near the town of Karlstaad, vowing to continue his experiments in the creation of life. Fortuitously findi...

Die Gruft mit dem Rätselschloß (1964) 5.5

Die Gruft mit dem Rätselschloß (1964)

Storyline:Mobsters conspire to loot another criminal's treasure secured in an enormous booby-trapped vault.User Reviews: The beginning is memorable: a lady is rescued in a dramatic shoot-out, the words "THE END&q...

Code 7, Victim 5 (1964) 5.1

Code 7, Victim 5 (1964)

Storyline:When a millionaire's valet is murdered he hires a detective to discover by who and why he valet was killed.User Reviews: The influence of Bond is writ large in this very cheap and Mystery Science Theater-wor...

Mozambique (1964) 5.3

Mozambique (1964)

Storyline:An out-of-work and penniless American pilot is offered work in Mozambique and promptly becomes an unwitting pawn in a world of drug smuggling, kidnap and murder.User Reviews: A merry yarn and predictably che...

Winnetou: The Red Gentleman (1964) 6.6

Winnetou: The Red Gentleman (1964)

Storyline:When white settlers encroach on Indian lands, the Assiniboins declare war on the settlers. Apache chief Winnetou vows to help keep the peace between whites and natives. He saves the daughter of the Assiniboi...

Stage to Thunder Rock (1964) 5.6

Stage to Thunder Rock (1964)

Storyline:Retiring Sheriff Horne goes after the Sawyer brothers who have robbed a bank in town. The outlaw brothers count on the fact they grew up together with Horne and hope to get a break from him. However, during ...

Woman in the Dunes (1964) 8.5

Woman in the Dunes (1964)

Storyline:Jumpei Niki, a Tokyo based entomologist and educator, is in a poor seaside village collecting specimens of sand insects. As it is late in the day and as he has missed the last bus back to the city, some of t...

Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964) 2.7

Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)

Storyline:Martians, upset that their children have become obsessed with TV shows from Earth which extol the virtues of Santa Claus, start an expedition to Earth to kidnap the one and only Santa. While on Earth, they k...

A Distant Trumpet (1964) 6.4

A Distant Trumpet (1964)

Storyline:Lt. Hazard, fresh out of West Point, arrives in Arizona Territory at hot, dusty, Fort Delivery. Appalled by the lax discipline of its troops, he restricts their privileges and subjects them to arduous drills...

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964) 7.8

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)

Storyline:The lives of Geneviève Emery and Guy Foucher of Cherbourg, France are presented in 4 acts, in director Jacques Demy's fable of young love. The entire film is sung (It takes only a moment to get used to). Thi...

Shadow of Treason (1964) 6.9

Shadow of Treason (1964)

Storyline:The film is based on the actual events of the Portland Spy Ring trial in the U.K. A disgruntled Navy Clerk is transferred to a secret research establishment and is subsequently black-mailed/paid by Czech int...

Father Came Too! (1964) 6.4

Father Came Too! (1964)

Storyline:A young married couple experience difficulties doing up a cottage, and are hindered by the wife's father.User Reviews: For anyone who likes classic Brit sitcoms of the 'As Time Goes By' type, this movie will...