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The 3 Worlds of Gulliver

The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960) starring Kerwyn Matthews, June Thorburn
The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960) starring Kerwyn Matthews, June Thorburn The 3 Worlds of Gulliver deals with an English doctor, lost at sea, who lands on two strange islands. One populated by tiny people, the other by giants. Can he & his fiancee make it back home...
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I Passed for White

I Passed for White (1960) starring James Franciscus, Sonya Wilde
I Passed for White (1960) starring James Franciscus, Sonya Wilde In I Passed for White, a middle class girl, who looks white but is “secretly” black, marries a wealthy white man. This leads to conflict, as she tries to hide her past from his racist family.
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A Feud Is a Feud

A Feud Is a Feud - Andy tries to stop a long-time feud between two mountain families so their children can get married. Plus Shakespeare!
A Feud Is a Feud – The Andy Griffith Show season 1, Originally aired December 5, 1960 A Feud Is a Feud – Andy tries to stop a long-time feud between two mountain families so their children can get married.
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The Apartment [Billy Wilder comedy]

The Apartment (1960) starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray
The Apartment (1960) starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray In The Apartment, Jack Lemmon is a career-climbing executive who offers his boss the use of his apartment for an extra-marital fling. And he soon gets tangled up with the boss’ flighty and fragile girlfriend (Shirley MacLaine).
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Psycho [Alfred Hitchcock]

Psycho (1960) starring Vera Miles, Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh
Psycho (1960) starring Vera Miles, Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh Psycho is Alfred Hitchcock’s landmark masterpiece of the macabre. It stars Anthony Perkins as Norman Bates, a quiet young man who runs a roadside motel … with his mother. Marion Crane (Janet Leigh), is on the run after stealing...
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The Time Machine

The Time Machine (1960), starring Rod Taylor, Alan Young, Yvette Mimieux, by George Pal
The Time Machine (1960), starring Rod Taylor, Alan Young, Yvette Mimieux, by George Pal In this adaptation of H.G. Wells’ classic novel, The Time Machine, a scientist in 1880s Victorian England builds a vehicle to transport him through time. He first travels to 1917 and the horror of...
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Visit to a Small Planet

Visit to a Small Planet (1960) starring Jerry Lewis, Earl Holliman, Joan Blackwell, Fred Clark
Visit to a Small Planet (1960) starring Jerry Lewis, Earl Holliman, Joan Blackwell, Fred Clark In Visit to a Small Planet, space alien Jerry Lewis is curious about humanity. He parks his spaceship in the backyard of a skeptic. They both get a glimpse of a world they’ll never forget!...
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The Brides of Dracula

The Brides of Dracula (1960) starring Peter Cushing, David Peel, Martita Hunt, Yvonne Monlaur
The Brides of Dracula (1960) starring Peter Cushing, David Peel, Martita Hunt, Yvonne Monlaur  In The Brides of Dracula, a young teacher on her way to a position in Transylvania helps a young man escape the shackles his mother has put on him. In so doing she innocently unleashes the horrors...
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Tormented

Tormented - by the she-ghost of haunted island! Tormented (1960) starring Richard Carlson, Lugene Sanders, Juli Reding
Tormented (1960) starring Richard Carlson, Lugene Sanders, Juli Reding In Tormented, a pianist dumped his singer girlfriend and became engaged to a young socialite from an affluent island community. A confrontation between them at the top of a lighthouse results in her falling to her death to the...
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Christmas Story [The Andy Griffith Show]

Sam Muggins brought into the jail by town skinflint Ben Weaver - on Christmas - the Christmas Story episode of The Andy Griffith Show
Christmas Story – The Andy Griffith Show season 1, Original airdate: December 19, 1960 Synopsis In Christmas Story, Andy and Barney give a Christmas party in the jail for a prisoner and his family, and in doing so melt the heart of the town scrooge.
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