Best award winning movies with artistically talented director from 1962

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with artistically talented director from 1962! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with artistically talented director from 1962, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic figure in the cause of Arab unity but his psychological instability threatens to undermine his achievements.

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1962-12-11 | Adventure / History

Cast

Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness

Rating

rating icon 8.002
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #17 for
    remarkable
  2. Ranked #52 for
    critically acclaimed
  3. Ranked #81 for
    deservedly won awards

Trailer

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2 The Miracle Worker (1962)

The true story of the frightening, lonely world of silence and darkness of 7-year-old Helen Keller who, since infancy, has never seen the sky, heard her mother's voice or expressed her innermost feelings. Then Annie Sullivan, a 20-year-old teacher from Boston, arrives. Having just recently regained her own sight, the no-nonsense Annie reaches out to Helen through the power of touch, the only tool they have in common, and leads her bold pupil on a miraculous journey from fear and isolation to happiness and light.

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1962-05-23 | Drama

Cast

Anne Bancroft, Victor Jory

Rating

rating icon 7.839
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #122 for
    game changer
  2. Ranked #177 for
    most moving
  3. Ranked #207 for
    critically acclaimed

Trailer

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3 David and Lisa (1962)

Teenager David Clemens develops a hysterical fear that he will die if he comes into physical contact with another person. Perturbed, David's overbearing mother places him in a home for mentally disturbed young people, but David remains withdrawn from the other patients and his psychiatrist. Over time, however, David grows interested in 15-year-old Lisa, who suffers from multiple personalities – one who can only speak in rhyme, and the other, a mute.

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1962-12-26 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Keir Dullea, Janet Margolin

Rating

rating icon 7.269
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #83 for
    therapeutic
  2. Ranked #152 for
    with daddy issue
  3. Ranked #164 for
    diorama

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4 Gypsy (1962)

Rose Hovick lives to see her daughter June succeed on Broadway by way of vaudeville. When June marries and leaves, Rose turns her hope and attention to her elder, less obviously talented, daughter Louise. However, having her headlining as a stripper at Minsky's Burlesque is not what she initially has in mind.

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1962-11-01 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Natalie Wood, Rosalind Russell

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    vaudevillian
  2. Ranked #59 for
    wallflower
  3. Ranked #77 for
    resonant vocal

Trailer

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5 The Music Man (1962)

A con man comes to an Iowa town with a scam using a boy's marching band program, but things don't go according to plan.

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1962-06-19 | Comedy / Family

Cast

Robert Preston, Shirley Jones

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #28 for
    great soundtrack
  2. Ranked #59 for
    lisp voice
  3. Ranked #80 for
    memorable tune

Trailer

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6 Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)

After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud's life gains new meaning when he happens upon a helpless baby sparrow in the exercise yard and nurses it back to health. Despite having only a third grade education, Stroud goes on to become a renowned ornithologist and achieves a greater sense of freedom and purpose behind bars than most people find in the outside world.

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1962-07-04 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden

Rating

rating icon 7.47
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #40 for
    hard-nosed
  2. Ranked #59 for
    implacable
  3. Ranked #75 for
    desperately hoping

Trailer

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7 Lolita (1962)

Humbert Humbert is a middle-aged British novelist who is both appalled by and attracted to the vulgarity of American culture. When he comes to stay at the boarding house run by Charlotte Haze, he soon becomes obsessed with Lolita, the woman's teenaged daughter.

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1962-06-13 | Drama

Cast

James Mason, Shelley Winters

Rating

rating icon 7.343
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #60 for
    sly
  2. Ranked #80 for
    scandalous
  3. Ranked #81 for
    like Pride & Prejudice

Trailer

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8 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 8.003
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #14 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #67 for
    Courtroom Drama
  3. Ranked #70 for
    extraordinary

Trailer

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9 What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)

A former child star torments her paraplegic sister in their decaying Hollywood mansion.

Info

1962-10-31 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Bette Davis, Joan Crawford

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #23 for
    vaudevillian
  2. Ranked #36 for
    Grand-Guignol
  3. Ranked #50 for
    drama queen

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10 The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962)

A rebellious youth sentenced to a reformatory for robbing a bakery rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his solitary runs, reveries of his life and times before his incarceration lead him to re-evaluate his privileged status as a prized athlete.

Info

1962-09-20 | Drama

Cast

Michael Redgrave, Tom Courtenay

Rating

rating icon 7.157
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #37 for
    blue-collar
  2. Ranked #68 for
    wayward
  3. Ranked #81 for
    iconoclast

Trailer

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