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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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Dr. Strangelove or: How I Lear... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies of 1964
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb James Earl Jones, Peter Sellers, George C. Scott

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My Fair Lady Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Jeremy Brett

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A Fistful of Dollars is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies of 1964
A Fistful of Dollars Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volonté, Aldo Sambrell

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Becket Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton, John Gielgud

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Mary Poppins Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Elsa Lanchester

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Goldfinger Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, Garry Marshall

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Fail Safe Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Larry Hagman

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Marnie Sean Connery, Alfred Hitchcock, Tippi Hedren

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Zulu Michael Caine, Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins

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A Hard Day's Night Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison

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The Umbrellas of Cherbourg Catherine Deneuve, Marc Michel, Nino Castelnuovo

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The Night of the Iguana Ava Gardner, Richard Burton, Deborah Kerr

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A Shot in the Dark Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, George Sanders

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The Masque of the Red Death Vincent Price, Jane Asher, Hazel Court

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Seven Days in May Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster

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Dead Ringer Bette Davis, Karl Malden, Peter Lawford

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Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Olivia de Havilland

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The Gospel According to St. Matthew Giorgio Agamben, Alfonso Gatto, Enrique Irazoqui

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Bikini Beach Stevie Wonder, Elizabeth Montgomery, Don Rickles

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Good Neighbor Sam Jack Lemmon, Barbara Bouchet, Edward G. Robinson

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Of Human Bondage Kim Novak, Laurence Harvey, Robert Morley

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7 Faces of Dr. Lao Barbara Eden, Tony Randall, Arthur O'Connell

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The Last Man on Earth is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies of 1964
The Last Man on Earth Vincent Price, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Umberto Raho

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The Fall of the Roman Empire Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif, Christopher Plummer

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Father Goose Cary Grant, Leslie Caron, Trevor Howard

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Viva Las Vegas Elvis Presley, Ann-Margret, Teri Garr

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Zorba the Greek Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Papas

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The Outrage Paul Newman, William Shatner, Edward G. Robinson

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The Best Man Henry Fonda, Cliff Robertson, Shelley Berman

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Strait-Jacket Joan Crawford, George Kennedy, Lee Majors

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Roustabout Elvis Presley, Raquel Welch, Barbara Stanwyck

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Lady in a Cage James Caan, Olivia de Havilland, Richard Kiel

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The Tomb of Ligeia Vincent Price, Frank Thornton, Derek Francis

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Red Desert Richard Harris, Monica Vitti, Xenia Valderi

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The Train Burt Lancaster, Jeanne Moreau, Paul Scofield

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The Killers Ronald Reagan, Angie Dickinson, Lee Marvin

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Emil and the Detectives Walter Slezake, Roger Mobley, Heinz Schubert

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Seven Slaves Against the World Gordon Mitchell, Roger Browne

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The World's Most Beautiful Swindlers Catherine Deneuve, Jean Seberg, Jean-Pierre Cassel

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Man's Favorite Sport? Rock Hudson, Paula Prentiss, Regis Toomey

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Circus World John Wayne, Rita Hayworth, Claudia Cardinale

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Where Love Has Gone Bette Davis, Susan Hayward, DeForest Kelley

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Night Must Fall Albert Finney, Susan Hampshire, Sheila Hancock

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Sex and the Single Girl Natalie Wood, Lauren Bacall, Henry Fonda

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Guns at Batasi Mia Farrow, Richard Attenborough, Jack Hawkins

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The Long Ships Sidney Poitier, Richard Widmark, Leonard Rossiter

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The 7th Dawn William Holden, Susannah York, Capucine

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The Pumpkin Eater Maggie Smith, Anne Bancroft, Peter Finch

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Fate Is the Hunter Jane Russell, Suzanne Pleshette, Glenn Ford

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Hey There, It's Yogi Bear! Mel Blanc, Don Messick, James Darren