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The Best Movies of the '60s

The 1960s was a great period for film. Some of the best and most memorable movies in film history were made during this time. The '60s saw the overlap of many of the iconic film directors and stars from film's Golden Age along with some of the young upstarts who came to define the next generation of stars and powerbrokers. The best movies of the '60s spanned many genres as well. There were thrillers like Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho and John Frankenheimer's The Manchurian Candidate are considered classics as is Stanley Kubrick's Spartacus, Dr. Strangelove and 2001: A Space Odyssey. There were also musicals that were adopted to the big screen like West Side Story. If you are a fan of westerns, there plenty of great films in the genre made in the '60s. These tough guy movies, like The Good The Bad and The Ugly introduced Clint Eastwood to the mainstream while Paul Newman and Robert Redford captured the hearts of audiences in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

Movies like Midnight Cowboy and Easy Rider were gritty films that introduced Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight, Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper and Jack Nicholson to the world. Hoffman was nominated for his role in The Graduate during the same decade.

The 1960s were a special period in film history and these are its best movies. Vote for the movies you think are the best of the '60s and should be recognized as the best of the decade.
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    Robert Blake, John Forsythe, Will Geer

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    John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Frankie Avalon

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    George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

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  4. 54
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    Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison

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    Michael Caine, Sue Lloyd, Gordon Jackson

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    Jimmy Page, Jeff Beck, Vanessa Redgrave

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    Michael Caine, Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins

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    Paul Newman, Yvette Vickers, Patricia Neal

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    Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, James Brolin

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    Richard Burton, Claire Bloom, Warren Mitchell

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    Orson Welles, Vanessa Redgrave, John Hurt

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    Henry Fonda, Larry Hagman, Dom DeLuise

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    Christopher Lee, Peter Sellers, Shelley Winters

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    Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison

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    Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Shirley Jones

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    James Stewart, Ernest Borgnine, Richard Attenborough

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    Jean Seberg, Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Paul Belmondo

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    Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, Charles Boyer

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    Claudia Cardinale, Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin

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    Anthony Hopkins, Katharine Hepburn, Peter O'Toole

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    Michael Caine, Benny Hill, Noël Coward

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    Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum, Telly Savalas

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Ronald Reagan, Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson

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    George Sanders, Barbara Shelley, Michael Gwynn

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    Eva Gabor, Ruth Buzzi, Scatman Crothers

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    added by wiabux Julie Christie, Cyril Cusack, Anton Diffring

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    Rod Taylor, Paul Frees, J. Pat O'Malley

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    Charlton Heston, Linda Harrison, Roddy McDowall

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    Ann-Margret, Steve McQueen, Tuesday Weld

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    Jack Lemmon, Mel Blanc, Jack Klugman

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    Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Telly Savalas

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    Donald Sutherland, Sidney Poitier, Richard Widmark

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    Audrey Hepburn, Burt Lancaster, Lillian Gish

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    Sean Connery, Luciana Paluzzi, Claudine Auger

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    Jane Fonda, Bruce Dern, Red Buttons

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    Jean-Louis Trintignant, Yves Montand, Jacques Perrin

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    Audrey Hepburn, Cary Grant, James Coburn

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    Jean Martin, Saadi Yacef, Gene Wesson

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    Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison

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    Clint Eastwood, Richard Burton, Michael Hordern

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    Edgar Buchanan, Warren Oates, Randolph Scott

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    Burt Lancaster, Jeanne Moreau, Paul Scofield

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    Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton, John Gielgud

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    Steve McQueen, Loni Anderson, Martin Landau

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    Elvis Presley, Angela Lansbury, George Halas

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    Elvis Presley, Ann-Margret, Teri Garr

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    Rudy Vallée, Michele Lee, Robert Morse

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    Lauren Bacall, Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson

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    added by wiabux John Wayne, James Stewart, Henry Fonda

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