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Highest Grossing 1960s Movies

How many of the highest-grossing movies of the 1960s can you name?
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Summary
Movie
163 m
Musical nanny helps an Austrian family escape from the Nazis
145 m
Practical woman wants to reduce pet overpopulation and
get a new fur coat at the same time
142 m
Indian boy is raised by wolves, befriended by a bear, and hated by a tiger
112 m
Physician falls in extramarital love during the time of the Russian revolution
105 m
Young man, fresh out of college, is seduced by an older woman,
but falls in love with her daughter
102 m
Old West outlaws successfully evade a posse and then go to Bolivia
102 m
Magical nanny uses umbrella to fly
72.0 m
Phonetics professor turns a London street girl into a polished socialite
63.6 m
Suave Scottish spy uses scuba skills to subdue SPECTRE scofflaw
57.8 m
The story of the the last Queen of Egypt
57.0 m
Astronauts travel to Jupiter to find the meaning of an ancient obelisk -
but the ship's computer has other plans
56.7 m
Parents of an inter-racial couple meet over food
51.1 m
Oh no! A super-villain wants to steal all the gold in Fort Knox
46.5 m
Four generations of a pioneer family move progressively west
across the American continent
46.3 m
Random strangers race to find cash hidden under a "W"?
45.3 m
In WWII, twelve convicted murderers are recruited for a dangerous mission
against high-ranking Nazi targets
44.8 m
In WWI, an urbane English officer rallies desert tribes to
fight against the Ottoman Turks
44.8 m
Texas man buys cowboy clothing and moves to NYC to be a prositute
44.5 m
Two grumpy young men share an apartment. One is laid-back
and messy. One is tightly-wound and neat
44.3 m
Three young women abuse prescription drugs, aka "dolls"
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level 73
Nov 14, 2017
Whew, got "How the West Was Won" at the wire!
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level 70
Nov 17, 2017
That's the only one I couldn't pull. Now that I see it...D'OH! Awesome quiz idea ander217!!!

One of only a couple of movies on this list that I haven't seen, I would never have guessed that "Valley of the Dolls" alluded to drug use.

Sidney Poitier should've gotten 3 or 4 Oscars for "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner". Amazingly powerful scene at the end with Spencer Tracy, too, who IIRC died less than 3 weeks after shooting that final scene.
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level 40
Jan 30, 2018
Tracy, Hepburn & Poitier; Three giants of the industry in the same film together! Marvelous!!! Though I was more in tune with Malcolm's philosophy than MLK's at the time, I acknowledged and respected the excellent performances of these great actors!
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level 50
Jan 30, 2018
So that's what 2001: A Space Odyssey was about!
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level 72
Jan 30, 2018
Couldn't remember which Bond movie that was (first one). 18/20, so not bad being born well after these movies came out. :-)
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