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List of All Movies Released in 1961

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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}
  • ...And Suddenly It's Murder!

    Sylva Koscina, Alberto Sordi
    Crimen is a 1960 Italian whodunit-comedy movie by Mario Camerini. The movie had two remakes:...  more
  • 20,000 Eyes

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

    Florin Piersic, Haralambie Boroș
    A Bomb Was Stolen is a 1961 Romanian dialogue-free spy film directed by Ion Popescu-Gopo. It...  more
  • On the Tiger's Back

    Nino Manfredi, Mario Adorf
    A cavallo della tigre is an Italian film written and directed by Luigi Comencini in 1961. It...  more
  • A City of Cathay

  • A Cold Wind in August

    Lola Albright, Joe De Santis
    A Cold Wind in August is a low-budget independent film directed by Alexander Singer and...  more
  • A Darkness at Noon

    Hwang Hae, Hye-jeong Kim
  • A Daughter of a Condemned Criminal

    Kim Jin-kyu, Jo Mi-ryeong
  • A Day for Lionhearts

    Tomas Milian, Renato Salvatori
    Un giorno da leoni is a 1961 Italian war - drama film directed by Nanni Loy. The film...  more
  • A Difficult Life

    Alberto Sordi, Silvana Mangano
    A Difficult Life is a Commedia all'italiana or Italian-style comedy film directed by Dino Risi...  more
  • A Fever in the Blood

    Angie Dickinson, Carroll O'Connor
    A Fever in the Blood is a film directed by Vincent Sherman released on January 28, 1961....  more
  • A French Mistress

    Michael Crawford, James Robertson Justice
    A French Mistress is a 1960 British comedy film directed by Roy Boulting and starring Cecil...  more
  • A Gang of Robbers

    Choi Eun-hee, Choi Moo-ryong
  • A Good Man, a Good Day

    Chishū Ryū, Nobuko Otowa
    "The university professor Ozeki Hitoshi is considered by those around him to be an eccentric....
  • A Korean Tragedy

    Choi Eun-hee, Heo Jang-kang
  • A Lamenting Night

    Choi Moo-ryong, Choi Nam-Hyeon
  • A Majority of One is a play by Leonard Spigelgass. The 1959-60 Broadway production was...  more
  • A Majority of One

    Alec Guinness, Rosalind Russell
    A Majority of One is a 1961 comedy film written by Leonard Spigelgass and directed by Mervyn...  more
  • A Man in Our House

    Omar Sharif, Hassan Youssef
    A Man in Our House is a 1961 Drama film directed by Henry Barakat....
  • A Miser

    Kim Jin-kyu, Kim Seung-ho
  • Behind Closed Doors

    A porte chiuse is a 1961 Italian comedy film directed by Dino Risi....  more
  • A Question of Suspense

    A Question of Suspense is a 1961 crime drama film directed by Max Varnel....
  • A Raisin in the Sun

    Sidney Poitier, Louis Gossett
    A Raisin in the Sun is a 1961 drama film, starring Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, Claudia McNeil,...  more

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  • A Revolutionary Family

    A Revolutionary Family is a 1961 Chinese drama film directed by Shui Hua. It was entered into...  more
  • A River Flowing in the Night

    Kim Jin-kyu, Jeong-suk Moon