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// Events January 28 - Filming begins on Dr. Strangelove. ... For the Nintendo 64 emulator, see 1964 (Emulator). ... See also: 1964 in film 1965 1966 in film 1960s in film years in film film // Events Top grossing films North America Mary Poppins The Sound of Music, starring Julie Andrews Goldfinger My Fair Lady Whats New Pussycat? Shenandoah The Sandpiper Father Goose Academy Awards Best Picture: The Sound... List of 1960s movies This list includes popular, acclaimed, and otherwise significant (for whatever reason) films of all countries from 1960 to 1969. ... This page indexes the individual year in film pages. ... Film refers to the celluloid media on which movies are printed. ...


Events

January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the hit 1987 single by Depeche Mode, see the album Music for the Masses Film poster for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb is a 1964 satirical film directed by Stanley Kubrick. ... March 6 is the 65th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (66th in Leap years). ... July 6 is the 187th day of the year (188th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 178 days remaining. ... The film A Hard Days Night (1964) is a mockumentary written by Alun Owen and starring The Beatles during the height of Beatlemania. ... The Beatles were a British popular music group from Liverpool, England held in very high regard for both its artistic achievements and its considerable commercial success. ...

Top grossing films

North America
  1. Tom Jones
  2. The Carpetbaggers
  3. It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
  4. The Unsinkable Molly Brown
  5. The Greatest Story Ever Told
  6. Charade

Tom Jones is a 1963 comedy film which tells the story of a young 18th century man who is taken into the household of a rich gentleman and grows up living a bawdy life with many women. ... The Carpetbaggers is the title of a 1961 bestselling novel by Harold Robbins, which was adapted into a 1964 movie of the same title. ... Its a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is a comedy movie that followed the Hollywood trend in the 1960s of producing gigantic and epic films as a way to woo audiences into movie theaters. ... The Unsinkable Molly Brown is a musical play which tells the fictionalized account of the life of Margaret Brown, whose husband made a fortune in the Colorado gold mines, and who survived the sinking of the RMS Titanic. ... The Greatest Story Ever Told is a 1965 film about the life of Jesus, directed by George Stevens (some scenes by Jean Negulesco and David Lean). ... Audrey Hepburn and Cary Grant Charade is a 1963 movie written by Peter Stone and Marc Behm, directed by Stanley Donen, and starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn. ...

Academy Awards

Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... The Academy Award for Best Picture is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; the awards are voted on by other people within the industry. ... The original poster for the Broadway production of the show designed by Al Hirschfeld My Fair Lady is a 1956 musical theater production with lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederic Loewe, adapted from George Bernard Shaws Pygmalion. ... The Academy Award for Best Actor is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... Rex Harrison Sir Reginald Carey Rex Harrison (March 5, 1908–June 2, 1990) was a British theatre and film actor. ... The original poster for the Broadway production of the show designed by Al Hirschfeld My Fair Lady is a 1956 musical theater production with lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederic Loewe, adapted from George Bernard Shaws Pygmalion. ... Janet Gaynor getting the first Best Actress Oscar from Douglas Fairbanks Sr. ... Julie Andrews as Maria, with the Von Trapp children in The Sound of Music. ... Mary Poppins is a 1964] feature film based on the Mary Poppins series of childrens books written by P. L. Travers and illustrated by Mary Shepard. ...

Births

January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nicolas Cage on the cover of the March 1997 edition of GQ magazine. ... January 13 is the 13th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Penelope Ann Miller (January 13, 1964) is an American actress. ... January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jane Horrocks Jane Horrocks (born January 18, 1964) is an English comedian and actress. ... February 15 is the 46th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Chris Farley in a scene from his 1996 film Black Sheep Christopher Crosby Farley (February 15, 1964 – December 18, 1997) was an American actor and comedian, best known as one of the cast members of the popular Saturday Night Live television series, who went on to enjoy success in sophomoric... March 9 is the 68th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (69th in Leap years). ... Juliette Binoche (born March 9, 1964) is a French actress. ... March 17 is the 76th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (77th in Leap years). ... Rob Lowe (2003) Rob Lowe (born March 17, 1964 in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA) is an American actor who was a member of the Brat Pack. ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... Courteney Cox Courteney Cox Arquette (born Courteney Bass Cox on June 15, 1964 in Birmingham, Alabama) is an American actress, best known for her role in the long-running television series Friends. ... July 26 is the 207th day (208th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 158 days remaining. ... Bullock on The Tonight Show in 2005. ... September 2 is the 245th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (246th in leap years). ... Keanu Reeves Keanu Charles Reeves (born on September 2, 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon) is a British-Canadian Hollywood film actor. ...

Deaths

January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alan Walbridge Ladd, Jr. ... March 23 is the 82nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (83rd in Leap years). ... Peter Lorre, 1946, by Yousuf Karsh Peter Lorre (June 26, 1904 – March 23, 1964) was an actor especially known for playing roles with sinister overtones in Hollywood crime films and mysteries. ... August 28 is the 240th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (241st in leap years), with 125 days remaining. ... Grace Allen, wife of comic legend George Burns, who started show business in vaudeville, became famous when teamed with him. ... September 28 is the 271st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (272nd in leap years). ... Harpo Marx as rendered by Dalí Adolph Arthur Marx, popularly known as Harpo Marx, (November 23, 1888 – September 28, 1964) was one of the Marx Brothers, a group of Vaudeville entertainers who later achieved fame as comedians in the Motion Picture industry. ... See Marx brothers (fencing) for the 16th century German brotherhood. ... Ian Fleming Ian Lancaster Fleming (May 28, 1908 – August 12, 1964) was an English author, best remembered for writing the James Bond series of novels as well as a childrens story, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. ... The James Bond 007 gun logo James Bond, also known as 007 (pronounced double-oh seven), is a fictional British spy created by writer Ian Fleming in 1953. ...

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