The Best Movies of 1964

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List of the best movies of 1964, with movie trailers when available. While the Vietnam War raged on in 1964, movie-goers got to see some great films, including the film debut of The Beatles in A Hard Day's Night. These top movies of 1964 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres - from Mary Poppins to A Fistful of Dollars - but each film was released in 1964. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1964 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1964 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

This is a list that includes movies like Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb and Goldfinger.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1964?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1964?"

1964 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1964. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1964 aren't just one persons opinion.

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    James Earl Jones, Peter Sellers, George C. Scott

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    Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volonté, Aldo Sambrell

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    My Fair Lady is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Jeremy Brett

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    Mary Poppins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Elsa Lanchester

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    Goldfinger is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies of 1964

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    Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, Garry Marshall

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    Becket is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton, John Gielgud

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    Fail Safe is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Larry Hagman

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    Marnie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Sean Connery, Alfred Hitchcock, Tippi Hedren

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    Zulu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Michael Caine, Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins

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    A Hard Day's Night is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison

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    The Umbrellas of Cherbourg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Catherine Deneuve, Marc Michel, Nino Castelnuovo

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    A Shot in the Dark is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, George Sanders

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    The Masque of the Red Death is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Vincent Price, Jane Asher, Hazel Court

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    Vincent Price, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Umberto Raho

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    Seven Days in May is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster

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    Bikini Beach is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Stevie Wonder, Elizabeth Montgomery, Don Rickles

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    The Night of the Iguana is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Ava Gardner, Richard Burton, Deborah Kerr

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    The Killers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Ronald Reagan, Angie Dickinson, Lee Marvin

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    7 Faces of Dr. Lao is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Barbara Eden, Tony Randall, Arthur O'Connell

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    The Outrage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Paul Newman, William Shatner, Edward G. Robinson

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    The Gospel According to St. Ma... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Giorgio Agamben, Alfonso Gatto, Enrique Irazoqui

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    Dead Ringer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Bette Davis, Karl Malden, Peter Lawford

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    Lady in a Cage is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies of 1964

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    James Caan, Olivia de Havilland, Richard Kiel

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    Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Olivia de Havilland

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    Father Goose is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Cary Grant, Leslie Caron, Trevor Howard

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    Hey There, It's Yogi Bear! is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Mel Blanc, Don Messick, James Darren

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    The Train is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Burt Lancaster, Jeanne Moreau, Paul Scofield

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    The Fall of the Roman Empire is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif, Christopher Plummer

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    The Patsy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Jerry Lewis, Peter Lorre, Keenan Wynn

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    The Disorderly Orderly is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Jerry Lewis, Kathleen Freeman, Everett Sloane

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    Ride the Wild Surf is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Barbara Eden, Shelley Fabares, Tab Hunter

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    The Tomb of Ligeia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Vincent Price, Frank Thornton, Derek Francis

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    Good Neighbor Sam is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Jack Lemmon, Barbara Bouchet, Edward G. Robinson

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    Of Human Bondage is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Kim Novak, Laurence Harvey, Robert Morley

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    Séance on a Wet Afternoon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Richard Attenborough, Kim Stanley, Patrick Magee

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    Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Mon... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Takashi Shimura, Akiko Wakabayashi, Akihiko Hirata

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    Emil and the Detectives is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies of 1964

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    Walter Slezake, Roger Mobley, Heinz Schubert

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    The Carpetbaggers is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies of 1964

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    George Peppard, Archie Moore, Alan Ladd

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    Ring of Spies is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies of 1964

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    Derek Francis, Bernard Lee, Patrick Barr

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    Seven Slaves Against the World is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies of 1964

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    Seven Slaves Against the World Gordon Mitchell, Roger Browne

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    Viva Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Elvis Presley, Ann-Margret, Teri Garr

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    Zorba the Greek is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Papas

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    What a Way to Go! is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Paul Newman, Shirley MacLaine, Dick Van Dyke

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    The Best Man is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Henry Fonda, Cliff Robertson, Shelley Berman

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    The Pawnbroker is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


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    Strait-Jacket is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Joan Crawford, George Kennedy, Lee Majors

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    Roustabout is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Elvis Presley, Raquel Welch, Barbara Stanwyck

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    The World's Most Beautiful Swi... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Catherine Deneuve, Jean Seberg, Jean-Pierre Cassel

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    The World of Henry Orient is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Angela Lansbury, Peter Sellers, Paula Prentiss

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    I'd Rather Be Rich is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies of 1964


    Sandra Dee, Andy Williams, Robert Goulet

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