Best award winning movies with an innocence of youth from Before 1970

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with an innocence of youth from Before 1970! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with an innocence of youth from Before 1970, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)

In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning and his defense attorney Hans Rolfe, but also from the widow of a Nazi general, an idealistic U.S. Army captain and reluctant witness Irene Wallner.

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1961-12-18 | Drama / War

Cast

Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster

Rating

rating icon 8.039
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #39 for
    sad
  2. Ranked #64 for
    Courtroom Drama
  3. Ranked #104 for
    Oscar nomination deserving

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2 Midnight Cowboy (1969)

Joe Buck is a wide-eyed hustler from Texas hoping to score big with wealthy New York City women; he finds a companion in Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo, an ailing swindler with a bum leg and a quixotic fantasy of escaping to Florida.

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1969-05-25 | Drama

Cast

Jon Voight, Dustin Hoffman

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    scuzzy
  2. Ranked #41 for
    remarkable
  3. Ranked #77 for
    callow

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3 To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

Scout Finch, 6, and her older brother Jem live in sleepy Maycomb, Alabama, spending much of their time with their friend Dill and spying on their reclusive and mysterious neighbor, Boo Radley. When Atticus, their widowed father and a respected lawyer, defends a black man named Tom Robinson against fabricated rape charges, the trial and tangent events expose the children to evils of racism and stereotyping.

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1962-12-20 | Drama

Cast

Gregory Peck, Mary Badham

Rating

rating icon 8.004
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #14 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #66 for
    Courtroom Drama
  3. Ranked #71 for
    extraordinary

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4 The Graduate (1967)

Benjamin, a recent college graduate very worried about his future, finds himself in a love triangle with an older woman and her daughter.

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1967-12-21 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman

Rating

rating icon 7.653
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #113 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #116 for
    remarkable
  3. Ranked #128 for
    capturing the zeitgeist

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5 Romeo and Juliet (1968)

Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families. Driven by their passion, the young lovers defy their destiny and elope, only to suffer the ultimate tragedy.

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1968-04-02 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Leonard Whiting, Olivia Hussey

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #73 for
    callow
  2. Ranked #112 for
    like Pride & Prejudice
  3. Ranked #235 for
    immediately falling in love

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6 Becket (1964)

King Henry II of England has trouble with the Church. When the Archbishop of Canterbury dies, he has a brilliant idea. Rather than appoint another pious cleric loyal to Rome and the Church, he will appoint his old drinking and wenching buddy, Thomas Becket, technically a deacon of the church, to the post. Unfortunately, Becket takes the job seriously and provides abler opposition to Henry.

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1964-03-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole

Rating

rating icon 7.205
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #29 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  2. Ranked #67 for
    Period Drama
  3. Ranked #78 for
    harsh sound

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7 Gigi (1958)

A home, a motorcar, servants, the latest fashions: the most eligible and most finicky bachelor in Paris offers them all to Gigi. But she, who's gone from girlish gawkishness to cultured glamour before our eyes, yearns for that wonderful something money can't buy.

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1958-05-15 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Leslie Caron, Maurice Chevalier

Rating

rating icon 6.247
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #18 for
    deservedly won awards
  2. Ranked #19 for
    great soundtrack
  3. Ranked #33 for
    devil-may-care

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8 Nights of Cabiria (1957)

Rome, 1957. A woman, Cabiria, is robbed and left to drown by her boyfriend, Giorgio. Rescued, she resumes her life and tries her best to find happiness in a cynical world. Even when she thinks her struggles are over and she has found happiness and contentment, things may not be what they seem.

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1957-10-03 | Drama

Cast

Giulietta Masina, François Périer

Rating

rating icon 8.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #51 for
    tetchy
  2. Ranked #75 for
    neo-realism
  3. Ranked #97 for
    non-professional cast

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9 Ben-Hur (1959)

In 25 AD, Judah Ben-Hur, a Jew in ancient Judea, opposes the occupying Roman empire. Falsely accused by a Roman childhood friend-turned-overlord of trying to kill the Roman governor, he is put into slavery and his mother and sister are taken away as prisoners.

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1959-11-18 | History / Drama

Cast

Charlton Heston, Haya Harareet

Rating

rating icon 7.888
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #17 for
    deservedly won awards
  2. Ranked #36 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  3. Ranked #46 for
    with biblical reference

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10 The Wizard of Oz (1939)

Young Dorothy finds herself in a magical world where she makes friends with a lion, a scarecrow and a tin man as they make their way along the yellow brick road to talk with the Wizard and ask for the things they miss most in their lives. The Wicked Witch of the West is the only thing that could stop them.

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1939-08-15 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Judy Garland, Ray Bolger

Rating

rating icon 7.588
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #13 for
    sepia tone
  2. Ranked #90 for
    gorgeous technicolor
  3. Ranked #96 for
    like Harry Potter

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