1961

Kukuli
6.4

Kukuli

Jan. 01, 1961

Kukuli

Kukuli, a young llama herder, leaves her grandparents in the countryside of Cusco to attend the Feast of Mamacha Carmen in the town of ...
Dentist on the Job
5.2

Dentist on the Job

Jun. 01, 1961

Dentist on the Job

Colonel Proudfoot of Proudfoot Industries tries to entice a couple of newly qualified dentists to advertise “Dreem”, a revolutionary ...
Rooftops of New York
7.8

Rooftops of New York

Jun. 22, 1961

Rooftops of New York

Robert McCarty takes his camera up high to look down on the roof tops of New York, to watch vignettes unfold. A modest voice-over narration ...
The Ako Retainers
7.2

The Ako Retainers

Mar. 28, 1961

The Ako Retainers

Toei’s 10th anniversary film, featuring an all-star cast from the golden movie era of the 1960s. A famous story of the 47 loyal samurai. When ...
The Wonders of Aladdin
5.5

The Wonders of Aladdin

Oct. 31, 1961

The Wonders of Aladdin

Young Aladdin (Donald O’Connor) has a series of wild adventures after he discovers a magic lamp containing a genie (Vittorio De Sica). ...
Blueprint of Murder
6.8

Blueprint of Murder

Jan. 03, 1961

Blueprint of Murder

Yuzo Kayama plays the protagonist, a whale-hunting cannon manufactuing supervisor, whose brother is an automobile tester for Komatsu Motors which ...
Big Shots Die at Dawn
6.5

Big Shots Die at Dawn

Apr. 09, 1961

Big Shots Die at Dawn

An early Okamoto yakuza film, though it’s not in the Underworld series (along with The Last Gunfight and The Big Boss) despite being ...
Mysterious Island
6.8

Mysterious Island

Dec. 19, 1961

Mysterious Island

During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. ...
Bridge to the Sun
7.1

Bridge to the Sun

Oct. 17, 1961

Bridge to the Sun

Tells the true story of Gwen Terasaki, who falls in love with, then marries a Japanese diplomat. When war breaks out they find animosity and ...
The End of Summer
7.9

The End of Summer

Oct. 29, 1961

The End of Summer

The Kohayakawa family is thrown into distress when childlike father Manbei takes up with his old mistress, in one of Ozu’s most deftly modulated ...
A Young Warrior on Mount Fuji

A Young Warrior on Mount Fuji

The epic battles between the Heike and Genji (Taira and Minamoto clans) take centerstage as the defeated leader of the Genji, Minamoto Yoritomo ...
Babes in Toyland
6.3

Babes in Toyland

Dec. 14, 1961

Babes in Toyland

All roads lead to magical, merry Toyland as Mary Contrary and Tom Piper prepare for their wedding! But villainous Barnaby wants Mary for himself, ...
Frontier Uprising
5.2

Frontier Uprising

Feb. 01, 1961

Frontier Uprising

Not having heard that war has erupted between the U.S. and Mexico, a wagon train heads west, only to find itself threatened by the Mexicans who ...
A Bonanza
5.8

A Bonanza

Jun. 01, 1961

A Bonanza

A young sailor arrives in Busan Harbour; an outrageous-looking, woolly bear of a man appears in downtown Busan with a shotgun over one shoulder, ...
The Counterfeiters of Paris
7.1

The Counterfeiters of Paris

“Le Dabe” retired many years ago and now he lives in the Tropics where he owns stables and horses. He is a very rich man. He was the ...
An Edo Magistrate

An Edo Magistrate

Mar. 12, 1961

An Edo Magistrate

When a former artisan is tricked into putting his sister up as collateral for a loan by a gangster boss in a crooked gambling casino it sets in ...
Black Gravel
7.1

Black Gravel

Apr. 12, 1961

Black Gravel

Tensions arise when in a small village in post-war Germany a US military base is built. Release: Black Gravel AKA Schwarzer Kies 1961 480p BluRay ...
One Night at the Beach
5.6

One Night at the Beach

Jun. 14, 1961

One Night at the Beach

Un soir sur la plage is relatively interesting; the cast includes highly talented Jean Dessailly, Martine Carol, a cast against type Michel ...
Creature from the Haunted Sea
3.5

Creature from the Haunted Sea

A crook decides to bump off members of his inept crew and blame their deaths on a legendary sea creature. What he doesn’t know is that the ...