The Best Movies of 1968 Films

The Best Movies of 1968

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List of the best movies of 1968, with movie trailers when available. The year 1968 was a historic year in film, and included film debuts from legendary actors like Goldie Hawn and Malcom McDowell. These top movies of 1968 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres, but each film was released in 1968. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1968 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1968 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

List is made up of many different movies, including 2001: A Space Odyssey and Night of the Living Dead.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1968?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1968?"

1968 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1968. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1968 aren't just one persons opinion.
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    Planet of the Apes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Charlton Heston, Linda Harrison, James Whitmore

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    2001: A Space Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter, Ed Bishop

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    Mia Farrow, Tony Curtis, John Cassavetes

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    Once Upon a Time in the West is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Henry Fonda, Claudia Cardinale, Charles Bronson

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    Night of the Living Dead is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

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    Bullitt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Robert Duvall, Steve McQueen, Jacqueline Bissett

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    The Odd Couple is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Herb Edelman

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    The Swimmer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Joan Rivers, Burt Lancaster, John Cheever

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    Funny Girl is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Barbra Streisand, Omar Sharif, Anne Francis

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    The Producers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Gene Wilder, Kenneth Mars, Zero Mostel

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    War and Peace is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Anita Ekberg

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    The Lion in Winter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Anthony Hopkins, Katharine Hepburn, Peter O'Toole

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    The Love Bug is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Buddy Hackett, Dean Jones, Michele Lee

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    Pretty Poison is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Anthony Perkins, Tuesday Weld, Beverly Garland

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    Where Eagles Dare is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Clint Eastwood, Richard Burton, Michael Hordern

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    Hang 'Em High is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Clint Eastwood, Dennis Hopper, Bruce Dern

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    Witchfinder General is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Vincent Price, Wilfrid Brambell, Ian Ogilvy

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    The Thomas Crown Affair is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Faye Dunaway, Steve McQueen, Yaphet Kotto

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    Shame is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Hans Alfredson

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    Spirits of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Jane Fonda, Brigitte Bardot, Vincent Price

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    The Devil Rides Out is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Christopher Lee, Paul Eddington, Patrick Mower

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    Ice Station Zebra is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Jim Brown, Rock Hudson, Ernest Borgnine

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    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Phil Collins, Dick Van Dyke, Benny Hill

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    Shalako is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Sean Connery, Brigitte Bardot, Honor Blackman

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    Romeo and Juliet is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Laurence Olivier, Michael York, Olivia Hussey

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    if.... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Malcolm McDowell, Arthur Lowe, Richard Warwick

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    Winnie the Pooh and the Bluste... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Clint Howard, Howard Morris, Sterling Holloway

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    The Charge of the Light Brigad... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Vanessa Redgrave, John Gielgud, Natasha Richardson

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    Head is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Jack Nicholson, Frank Zappa, Ray Nitschke

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    Petulia is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Julie Christie, George C. Scott, Richard Chamberlain

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    Faces is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Gena Rowlands, Seymour Cassel, Val Avery

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    Psych-Out is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern, Garry Marshall

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    Coogan's Bluff is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Clint Eastwood, Lee J. Cobb, Don Siegel

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    The Killing of Sister George is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Susannah York, Hugh Paddick, Coral Browne

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    The Shakiest Gun in the West is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Don Knotts, Pat Morita, Barbara Rhoades

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    Inspector Clouseau is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Alan Arkin, Barry Foster, Frank Finlay

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    Stolen Kisses is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Jean Piere Leaud, Michael Lonsdale, Delphine Seyrig

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    Where Angels Go, Trouble Follo... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Stella Stevens, Milton Berle, Susan Saint James

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    Blackbeard's Ghost is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

    Suzanne Pleshette, Peter Ustinov, Elsa Lanchester

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    The Strange Affair is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Michael York, Susan George, Jack Watson

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    The Long Day's Dying is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    David Hemmings, Tom Bell, Tony Beckley

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    Only When I Larf is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Richard Attenborough, David Hemmings, Calvin Lockhart

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    Villa Rides is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Robert Mitchum, Charles Bronson, Yul Brynner

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    Buckskin is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Barbara Hale, Lon Chaney, Jr.

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    The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    John Cleese, Shirley MacLaine, Richard Attenborough

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    Uptight is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Ruby Dee, Juanita Moore, Frank Silvera

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    The Brotherhood is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Kirk Douglas, Susan Strasberg, Alex Cord

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    Tarzan and the Jungle Boy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Mike Henry, Rafer Johnson, Steve Bond

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    Benjamin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Catherine Deneuve, Michel Piccoli, Michèle Morgan

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    Bandits in Milan is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies of 1968

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    Tomas Milian, Gian Maria Volonté, Ray Lovelock

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