Unique Mondays: 10 must see movies from the 60’s

Welcome to your lovely shelter from Mondays, where you’ll find out 10 must see movies from the sixties. Unique blog is the safest place to be on Mondays because here you will always find the most amazing vintage and retro inspirations.

After bringing you amazing inspirations on fashion and jazz music, this time we decided to travel into the past through a movie screen, in order to find 10 must see movies from the sixties. 60’s movies reflect times of fun, fashion and rock ‘n’ roll. Lots of fashion icons and a few broken hearts were born in this era of the amazing sixties and we want to give you the perfect list of films to recall in the next saturday night.


Take a glance to our selection of 10 must see movies from the 60’s.

The Apartment
Comedy, Drama, Romance – 1960

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A man tries to rise in his company by letting its executives use his apartment for trysts, but complications and a romance of his own ensue.

Director: Billy Wilder
Writers: Billy Wilder, I.A.L. Diamond
Stars: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray

Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Comedy, Drama, Romance – 1961

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A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building.

Director: Blake Edwards
Writers: Truman Capote, George Axelrod
Stars: Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Patricia Neal

The Pink Panther
Comedy, Crime – 1963

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Bumbling and conceited French police inspector Clouseau tries to catch The Phantom, a daring jewel thief whose identity and features are unknown – and is acting right under his nose.

Director: Blake
Writers: Maurice Richlin (screenplay), Blake Edwards(screenplay)
Stars: David Niven, Peter Sellers, Robert Wagner

Biography, Drama, History – 1963

elizabeth taylor cleopatra movie Unique Mondays: 10 must see movies from the 60's

Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.

Directors: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Rouben Mamoulian
Writers: Joseph L. Mankiewicz (screenplay), Ranald MacDougall (screenplay)

Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison

Action, Adventure, Thriller – 1964

007 goldfinger Unique Mondays: 10 must see movies from the 60's

Investigating a gold magnate’s smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve.

Director: Guy Hamilton
Writers: Richard Maibaum (screenplay), Paul Dehn (screenplay)
Stars: Sean Connery, Gert Fröbe, Honor Blackman

The Sound of Music
Biography, Drama, Family – 1965

The Sound Of Music Unique Mondays: 10 must see movies from the 60's

A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.

Director: Robert Wise
Writers: George Hurdalek, Howard Lindsay
Stars: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker

Batman: The Movie
Adventure, Comedy, Family – 1966

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The Dynamic Duo faces four super-villains who plan to hold the world for ransom with the help of a secret invention that instantly dehydrates people.

Director: Leslie H. Martinson
Writers: Bob Kane (character created by: Batman),Lorenzo Semple Jr.
Stars: Adam West, Burt Ward, Lee Meriwether

Bonnie and Clyde
Biography, Crime, Drama  – 1967

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A somewhat romanticized account of the career of the notoriously violent bank robbing couple and their gang.

Director: Arthur Penn
Writers: David Newman, Robert Benton
Stars: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard

Funny Girl
Biography, Comedy, Drama – 1968

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Plain faced Fanny Brice rises to stardom on the New York Vaudeville Stage and maintains a turbulent marriage with suave gambler Nick Arnstein.

Director: William Wyler
Writers: Isobel Lennart (book), Isobel Lennart
Stars: Barbra Streisand, Omar Sharif, Kay Medford

Romeo and Juliet
Drama, Romance  – 1968

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When the now famous “star crossed lovers” of two feuding families meet, forbidden love ensues.

Director: Franco Zeffirelli
Writers: William Shakespeare, Franco Brusati (screenplay)
Stars: Leonard Whiting, Olivia Hussey, John McEnery

So, what about our selection of movies from the magic sixties? Which one is your favourite? Leave us some feedback.


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