List of All Movies Released in 1961

List of all movies released in 1961, with film trailers when available. These movies of 1961 are listed alphabetically, but if you're looking for a particular film, you can search for it by using the Filter option below. This list includes some of the best movies of 1961, but since it's a list of all 1961 films there are also some bad movies on here as well. Additional information is also available for these 1961 movies, such as their directors, actors and taglines.

Movies include everything from West Side Story to Breakfast at Tiffany's.

If you're wondering, "What movies came out in 1961?" or "What are the best 1961 films?" then this list will answer your questions.

This is a comprehensive list of movies that premiered in 1961, so the films you see here range from smaller indie pictures to giant blockbusters. If you're a big cinema buff, this list is a great way to find some more obscure films that you may not already know. {#nodes}
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  • ...And Suddenly It's Murder!

    ...And Suddenly It's Murder!

    Sylva Koscina, Alberto Sordi, Silvana Mangano
    • Released: 1960
    • Directed by: Mario Camerini
    Crimen is a 1960 Italian whodunit-comedy movie by Mario Camerini. The movie had two remakes: the first, Io non vedo, tu non parli, lui non sente, was directed by the same Camerini in 1971 and was ...more
  • 20,000 Eyes

    20,000 Eyes

    Barbara Parkins, Gene Nelson, Merry Anders
    • Released: 1961
    • Directed by: Jack Leewood
    20,000 Eyes is a 1961 film directed by Jack Leewood.
  • A Bomb Was Stolen

    A Bomb Was Stolen

    Florin Piersic, Haralambie Boroș, Emil Botta
    • Released: 1961
    • Directed by: Ion Popescu-Gopo
    A Bomb Was Stolen is a 1961 Romanian dialogue-free spy film directed by Ion Popescu-Gopo. It was entered into the 1962 Cannes Film Festival.
  • On the Tiger's Back

    On the Tiger's Back

    Nino Manfredi, Mario Adorf, Gian Maria Volonté
    • Released: 1961
    • Directed by: Luigi Comencini
    A cavallo della tigre is an Italian film written and directed by Luigi Comencini in 1961. It was released as Jailbreak in the UK and On the Tiger's Back in the U.S. In 2002 the film was remade. ...more
  • A City of Cathay

    A City of Cathay

  • A Cold Wind in August
    Lola Albright, Joe De Santis, Scott Marlowe
    • Released: 1961
    • Directed by: Alexander Singer
    A Cold Wind in August is a low-budget independent film directed by Alexander Singer and adapted from the eponymous novel by Burton Wohl. The film stars a Lola Albright as a mentally unbalanced ...more