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List of the best movies of 1966, with movie trailers when available. Many remember 1966 as the year that Walt Disney died while supervising The Jungle Book. These top movies of 1966 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres - from Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? to The Good, the Bad and the Ugly - but each film was released in 1966. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1966 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1966 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

Examples include Fahrenheit 451 and A Man for All Seasons.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1966?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1966?"1966 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1966. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1966 aren't just one persons opinion.

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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, George Segal

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies of 1966
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Clint Eastwood, Viggo Mortensen, Mark Strong

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The Sand Pebbles Steve McQueen, Candice Bergen, Richard Attenborough

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Dracula: Prince of Darkness Christopher Lee, Barbara Shelley, Andrew Keir

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Blowup Jimmy Page, Vanessa Redgrave, Jeff Beck

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A Man for All Seasons John Hurt, Orson Welles, Vanessa Redgrave

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Fantastic Voyage Raquel Welch, James Brolin, Donald Pleasence

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Persona Liv Ullmann, Bibi Andersson, Gunnar Björnstrand

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Seconds Rock Hudson, Will Geer, Richard Anderson

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This Property Is Condemned Robert Redford, Natalie Wood, Charles Bronson

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Fahrenheit 451 Julie Christie, Cyril Cusack, Oskar Werner

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The Chase Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, Robert Redford

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The Bible: In the Beginning... Peter O'Toole, Ava Gardner, Richard Harris

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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Boris Karloff, June Foray, Hal Smith

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The Professionals Claudia Cardinale, Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin

The Best Horror Movies of 1966 69 Movies That Sparked Off-Screen Celebrity Romances

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Batman Burgess Meredith, Cesar Romero, Lee Meriwether

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El Dorado John Wayne, James Caan, Robert Mitchum

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Follow Me, Boys! Kurt Russell, Lillian Gish, Vera Miles

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Django Franco Nero, José Bódalo, José Canalejas

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The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming Carl Reiner, Alan Arkin, Eva Marie Saint

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Alfie Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Denholm Elliott

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Madame X Lana Turner, Burgess Meredith, Ricardo Montalbán

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Harper Paul Newman, Lauren Bacall, Janet Leigh

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Torn Curtain Paul Newman, Julie Andrews, Alfred Hitchcock

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Alvarez Kelly William Holden, Richard Widmark, Scatman Crothers

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The Group Candice Bergen, Larry Hagman, Richard Mulligan

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Born Free Geoffrey Keen, Bill Travers, Virginia McKenna

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Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree Clint Howard, Howard Morris, Sterling Holloway

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Gambit Michael Caine, Shirley MacLaine, Vic Tayback

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Dimos Dicoudis added The Psychopath Patrick Wymark, Margaret Johnston

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Dimos Dicoudis added The Swinger Ann-Margret, Milton Frome, Robert Coote

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A Big Hand for the Little Lady Henry Fonda, Burgess Meredith, Joanne Woodward

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"Manos": The Hands of Fate Harold P. Warren, William Bryan Jennings, Jackey Neyman Jones

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The Trouble with Angels Rosalind Russell, Hayley Mills, Mary Wickes

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Our Man Flint James Coburn, James Brolin, Lee J. Cobb

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The Glass Bottom Boat Doris Day, Dom DeLuise, Paul Lynde

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The Wrong Box Michael Caine, Dudley Moore, John Mills

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The Fortune Cookie Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Lurene Tuttle

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The Deadly Affair Lynn Redgrave, Simone Signoret, David Warner

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Murderers' Row Ann-Margret, Dean Martin, Karl Malden

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The Family Way John Mills, Hayley Mills, Liz Fraser

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Andrei Rublev Yuri Nikulin, Anatoly Solonitsyn, Rolan Bykov

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Is Paris Burning? Kirk Douglas, Orson Welles, Anthony Perkins

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Dimos Dicoudis added The Fighting Prince of Donegal Susan Hampshire, Peter McEnery, Tom Adams

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Dimos Dicoudis added Paradise, Hawaiian Style Elvis Presley, Deanna Lund, Red West

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Dimos Dicoudis added Treasure of San Gennaro Claudine Auger, Senta Berger, Nino Manfredi

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Dimos Dicoudis added The Night of the Grizzly Keenan Wynn, Jack Elam, Clint Walker

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Dimos Dicoudis added The Idol Jennifer Jones, Michael Parks, Vernon Dobtcheff

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Dimos Dicoudis added The Upper Hand Jean Gabin, George Raft, Gert Fröbe

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Dimos Dicoudis added Drop Dead Darling Tony Curtis, Zsa Zsa Gábor