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List of the best movies of 1965, with movie trailers when available. A lot of historic actors made their big screen debuts in 1965, including Robert De Niro and Woody Allen. These top movies of 1965 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres - from The Sound of Music to Doctor Zhivago - but each film was released in 1965. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1965 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1965 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different movies, including For a Few Dollars More and That Darn Cat!

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1965?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1965?"

1965 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1965. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1965 aren't just one persons opinion.

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The Sound of Music Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker

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For a Few Dollars More Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Sergio Leone

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The Cincinnati Kid Ann-Margret, Steve McQueen, Tuesday Weld

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Doctor Zhivago Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Alec Guinness

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Thunderball Sean Connery, Luciana Paluzzi, Claudine Auger

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Repulsion Catherine Deneuve, Roman Polanski, Ian Hendry

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Bunny Lake Is Missing Laurence Olivier, Carol Lynley, Noël Coward

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Shenandoah James Stewart, Katharine Ross, George Kennedy

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Cat Ballou Jane Fonda, Nat King Cole, Lee Marvin

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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold Richard Burton, Claire Bloom, Robert Hardy

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The Greatest Story Ever Told John Wayne, Charlton Heston, Angela Lansbury

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Major Dundee Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, James Coburn

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That Darn Cat! Roddy McDowall, Hayley Mills, Elsa Lanchester

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A Patch of Blue Sidney Poitier, Shelley Winters, John Qualen

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The Great Race Natalie Wood, Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis

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Ten Little Indians Christopher Lee, Shirley Eaton, Dennis Price

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The Sons of Katie Elder John Wayne, Dean Martin, Dennis Hopper

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Inside Daisy Clover Robert Redford, Natalie Wood, Christopher Plummer

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The Hill Sean Connery, Ossie Davis, Michael Redgrave

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The Flight of the Phoenix James Stewart, Richard Attenborough, Ernest Borgnine

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Ship of Fools Vivien Leigh, Lee Marvin, José Ferrer

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The Nanny Bette Davis, Wendy Craig, Pamela Franklin

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Help! Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison

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A Study in Terror Judi Dench, Barbara Windsor, Anthony Quayle

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The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders Kim Novak, Angela Lansbury, George Sanders

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Chimes at Midnight Orson Welles, John Gielgud, Jeanne Moreau

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Juliet of the Spirits Sylva Koscina, Giulietta Masina, Sandra Milo

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The Sandpiper Elizabeth Taylor, Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton

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Beach Blanket Bingo Don Rickles, Linda Evans, Annette Funicello

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The Knack ...and How to Get It Michael Crawford, Donal Donnelly, John Bluthal

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The Family Jewels Jerry Lewis, Anne Baxter, Scatman Crothers

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Situation Hopeless... But Not Serious Robert Redford, Alec Guinness, Mike Connors

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The Slender Thread Anne Bancroft, Sidney Poitier, Ed Asner

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The Girls on the Beach Lana Wood, Ahna Capri, Lori Saunders

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The Naked Prey Cornel Wilde, Patrick Mynhardt, Ken Gampu

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Those Calloways Linda Evans, Vera Miles, Walter Brennan

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36 Hours James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Taylor

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Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine Vincent Price, Annette Funicello, Frankie Avalon

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Sylvia Carroll Baker, Edmond O'Brien, Nancy Kovack

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Dear Brigitte Brigitte Bardot, James Stewart, Fabian

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Harlow Angela Lansbury, Ginger Rogers, Leslie Nielsen

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What's New Pussycat? Woody Allen, Ursula Andress, Peter O'Toole

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Othello Maggie Smith, Laurence Olivier, Michael Gambon

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Lord Jim Peter O'Toole, Eli Wallach, Jack Hawkins

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She Christopher Lee, Ursula Andress, Peter Cushing

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Darling Julie Christie, Dirk Bogarde, Laurence Harvey

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I Saw What You Did Joan Crawford, John Ireland, Leif Erickson

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How to Stuff a Wild Bikini Mickey Rooney, Elizabeth Montgomery, Buster Keaton

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In Harm's Way John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Henry Fonda