6.5 Mysterious Island

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. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home. Sequel to '20,000 Leagues Under the Sea' .

NR
6.5
1961 Adventure 101 min Play
4 Gun Fight

Gun Fight

Action Western directed by Edward L. Cahn . After courageously protecting a pretty dance hall girl (Joan Staley) from peril, former cavalry soldier Wayne (James Brown) refuses to join his brother Brad's (Gregg Palmer) unlawful cattle rustling gang, which leads to heated disagreements, bitter betrayals and life-threatening danger.

NR
4
1961 Western 67 min Play
7.1 Taxi for Tobruk

Taxi for Tobruk

During World War II, French Commandos join forces with a German officer in order to survive the African desert.

NR
7.1
1961 Drama 95 min Play
7.8 The Children’s Hour

The Children’s Hour

A private school for young girls is scandalized when one spiteful student, Mary Tilford, accuses the two young women who run the school of having a lesbian relationship.

NR
7.8
1961 Drama 108 min Play
6.5 The Curse of the Werewolf

The Curse of the Werewolf

A child conceived after a demented beggar rapes a mute servant girl is raised by a wealthy but kindly bachelor gentleman and his woman servant who learn, years later, that he is a werewolf. His only chance for normalcy is to find a woman who will love him for himself, which will release him from the curse.

NR
6.5
1961 Horror 93 min Play
7.8 The Hustler

The Hustler

Fast Eddie Felson is a small-time pool hustler with a lot of talent but a self-destructive attitude. His bravado causes him to challenge the legendary Minnesota Fats to a high-stakes match.

NR
7.8
1961 Drama 134 min Play
6.9 The Comancheros

The Comancheros

Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.

PG
6.9
1961 Action 105 min Play
6.9 The Pit and the Pendulum

The Pit and the Pendulum

Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the most brutal torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to believe. After some investigating he finds out that it was extreme fear that was fatal to his sister and that she may have been buried alive!

NR
6.9
1961 Horror 80 min Play