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Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo

While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.

Release On: 23rd - December - 1966

Vote Count: 6699
Vote Average: 8.5/10


The Bible: In the Beginning...

Extravagant production of the first part of the book of Genesis. Covers Adam and Eve, Noah and the Flood and Abraham and Isaac.

Release On: 28th - September - 1966

Vote Count: 187
Vote Average: 7.2/10


How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

Bitter and hateful, the Grinch is irritated at the thought of a nearby village having a happy time celebrating Christmas. Disguised as Santa Claus, with his dog made to look like a reindeer, he decides to raid the village to steal all the Christmas things.

Release On: 18th - December - 1966

Vote Count: 787
Vote Average: 7.4/10


Django

A coffin-dragging gunslinger and a half-breed prostitute become embroiled in a bitter feud between a merciless masked clan and a band of Mexican revolutionaries.

Release On: 5th - April - 1966

Vote Count: 686
Vote Average: 7.2/10


La Grande Vadrouille

During World War II, two French civilians and a downed British Bomber Crew set out from Paris to cross the demarcation line between Nazi-occupied Northern France and the South. From there they will be able to escape to England. First, they must avoid German troops - and the consequences of their own blunders.

Release On: 8th - December - 1966

Vote Count: 1048
Vote Average: 7.9/10


Persona

A young nurse, Alma, is put in charge of Elisabeth Vogler: an actress who is seemingly healthy in all respects, but will not talk. As they spend time together, Alma speaks to Elisabeth constantly, never receiving any answer. The time they spend together only strengthens the crushing realization that one does not exist.

Release On: 18th - October - 1966

Vote Count: 1642
Vote Average: 8.3/10


How to Steal a Million

A woman must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries.

Release On: 13th - July - 1966

Vote Count: 457
Vote Average: 7.5/10


Blow-Up

A successful mod photographer in London whose world is bounded by fashion, pop music, marijuana, and easy sex, feels his life is boring and despairing. But in the course of a single day he unknowingly captures a death on film.

Release On: 18th - December - 1966

Vote Count: 936
Vote Average: 7.4/10


Batman

The Dynamic Duo faces four super-villains who plan to hold the world for ransom with the help of a secret invention that instantly dehydrates people.

Release On: 30th - July - 1966

Vote Count: 665
Vote Average: 6.3/10


Андрей Рублёв

An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses a brutal battle and unintentionally becomes involved, he takes a vow of silence and spends time away from his work. As he begins to ease his troubled soul, he takes steps towards becoming a painter once again.

Release On: 16th - December - 1966

Vote Count: 569
Vote Average: 8.2/10


El Dorado

Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.

Release On: 17th - December - 1966

Vote Count: 387
Vote Average: 7.4/10


Torn Curtain

During the Cold War, an American scientist appears to defect to East Germany as part of a cloak and dagger mission to find the formula for a resin solution, but the plan goes awry when his fiancee, unaware of his motivation, follows him across the border.

Release On: 13th - July - 1966

Vote Count: 436
Vote Average: 6.6/10


Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

A history professor and his wife entertain a young couple who are new to the university's faculty. As the drinks flow, secrets come to light, and the middle-aged couple unload onto their guests the full force of the bitterness, dysfunction, and animosity that defines their marriage.

Release On: 22nd - June - 1966

Vote Count: 619
Vote Average: 7.8/10


Fahrenheit 451

In the future, the government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers, known as “firemen,” to perform the necessary book burnings. Fireman Montag begins to question the morality of his vocation…

Release On: 7th - September - 1966

Vote Count: 742
Vote Average: 7.2/10


ゴジラ・エビラ・モスラ 南海の大決闘

Searching for his brother, Ryota stows away on a boat belonging to a criminal alongside two other teenagers. The group shipwrecks on Letchi island and discover the Infant Island natives have been enslaved by a terrorist organization controlling a crustacean monster. Finding a sleeping Godzilla, they decide to awaken him to defeat the terrorists and liberate the natives.

Release On: 17th - December - 1966

Vote Count: 124
Vote Average: 6.3/10


Return of the Seven

Chico one of the remaining members of The Magnificent Seven now lives in the town that they (The Seven) helped. One day someone comes and takes most of the men prisoner. His wife seeks out Chris, the leader of The Seven for help. Chris also meets Vin another member of The Seven. They find four other men and they go to help Chico.

Release On: 19th - October - 1966

Vote Count: 164
Vote Average: 6.1/10


Grand Prix

The story tells about the confrontation of four first-class racers of Formula 1. Each of the competitors had their own additional motivation to become a champion. Their world is a risk and extreme, fast driving on the highway. The taste of adrenaline is what race lovers live. Outside of competition, they all experience personal dramas and upheavals, and the more important the desired title becomes for them.

Release On: 21st - December - 1966

Vote Count: 125
Vote Average: 7.1/10


One Million Years B.C.

As the Earth wrestles with its agonising birth, the peoples of this barren and desolate world struggle to survive. Driven by animal instinct they compete against the harsh conditions, their giant predators, and warring tribes. When two people from opposing clans fall in love, existing conventions are shattered forever as each tribe struggles for supremacy and Man embarks on his tortuous voyage of civilisation.

Release On: 24th - November - 1966

Vote Count: 152
Vote Average: 6.1/10


Le Grand Restaurant

A great French restaurant's owner, Monsieur Septime, is thrust into intrigue and crime, when one of his famous guests disappears.

Release On: 9th - September - 1966

Vote Count: 373
Vote Average: 6.8/10


Alfie

A young man leads a promiscuous lifestyle until several life reversals make him rethink his purposes and goals in life.

Release On: 29th - March - 1966

Vote Count: 156
Vote Average: 6.5/10