Best award winning movies with breakout role from 1965

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with breakout role from 1965! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with breakout role from 1965, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Cat Ballou (1965)

A woman seeking revenge for her murdered father hires a famous gunman, but he's very different from what she expects.

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1965-06-24 | Western / Comedy

Cast

Jane Fonda, Lee Marvin

Rating

rating icon 6.362
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    gun-for-hire
  2. Ranked #86 for
    extraordinary
  3. Ranked #112 for
    westernized

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2 Doctor Zhivago (1965)

The life of a Russian physician and poet who, although married to another, falls in love with a political activist's wife and experiences hardship during World War I and then the October Revolution.

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1965-12-22 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Omar Sharif, Julie Christie

Rating

rating icon 7.544
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #22 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #33 for
    sad
  3. Ranked #64 for
    deservedly won awards

Trailer

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3 Darling (1965)

The swinging London, early sixties. Beautiful but shallow, Diana Scott is a professional advertising model, a failed actress, a vocationally bored woman, who toys with the affections of several men while gaining fame and fortune.

Info

1965-08-03 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Julie Christie, Dirk Bogarde

Rating

rating icon 6.681
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #22 for
    decadent
  2. Ranked #47 for
    gold digger
  3. Ranked #52 for
    remarkable

Trailer

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4 A Patch of Blue (1965)

A blind, uneducated white girl is befriended by a black man, who becomes determined to help her escape her impoverished and abusive home life.

Info

1965-12-10 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Sidney Poitier, Shelley Winters

Rating

rating icon 7.54
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #19 for
    didactic
  2. Ranked #85 for
    mawkish
  3. Ranked #131 for
    sluttish character

Trailer

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5 The Sound of Music (1965)

In the years before the Second World War, a tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey is hired as a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with seven children, and brings a new love of life and music into the home.

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1965-03-29 | Drama / Family

Cast

Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer

Rating

rating icon 7.724
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #46 for
    great soundtrack
  2. Ranked #70 for
    schmaltzy
  3. Ranked #72 for
    tuneful

Trailer

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6 The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)

British agent Alec Leamas refuses to come in from the Cold War during the 1960s, choosing to face another mission, which may prove to be his final one.

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1965-12-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Richard Burton, Claire Bloom

Rating

rating icon 7.044
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #79 for
    backstabbing
  2. Ranked #93 for
    lugubrious
  3. Ranked #93 for
    callow

Trailer

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7 Ship of Fools (1965)

Passengers on a ship traveling from Mexico to Europe in the 1930s represent society at large in that era. The crew is German, including the ship's Dr. Schumann, who falls in love with one of the passengers, La Condesa. A young American woman, Jenny, is traveling with the man she loves, David. Jenny is fascinated and puzzled by just who some of the other passengers are.

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1965-07-29 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret

Rating

rating icon 6.569
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #43 for
    bloated
  2. Ranked #112 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  3. Ranked #117 for
    dry dialogue

Trailer

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8 The Great Race (1965)

Professional daredevil and white-suited hero, The Great Leslie, convinces turn-of-the-century auto makers that a race from New York to Paris (westward across America, the Bering Straight and Russia) will help to promote automobile sales. Leslie's arch-rival, the mustached and black-attired Professor Fate vows to beat Leslie to the finish line in a car of Fate's own invention.

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1965-07-01 | Comedy / Adventure

Cast

Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis

Rating

rating icon 7.123
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    madcap comedy
  2. Ranked #57 for
    third wheel
  3. Ranked #67 for
    shenanigans

Trailer

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9 Red Beard (1965)

Aspiring to an easy job as personal physician to a wealthy family, Noboru Yasumoto is disappointed when his first post after medical school takes him to a small country clinic under the gruff doctor Red Beard. Yasumoto rebels in numerous ways, but Red Beard proves a wise and patient teacher. He gradually introduces his student to the unglamorous side of the profession, ultimately assigning him to care for a prostitute rescued from a local brothel.

Info

1965-04-03 | Drama

Cast

Toshirō Mifune, Yûzô Kayama

Rating

rating icon 8.093
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #22 for
    didactic
  2. Ranked #24 for
    cantankerous
  3. Ranked #59 for
    hard-nosed

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10 The Slender Thread (1965)

Alan is a Seattle college student volunteering at a crisis center. One night when at the clinic alone, a woman calls up the number and tells Alan that she needs to talk to someone. She informs Alan she took a load of pills, and he secretly tries to get help. During this time, he learns more about the woman, her family life, and why she wants to die. Can Alan get the cavalry to save her in time before it's too late?

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1965-12-15 | Drama

Cast

Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft

Rating

rating icon 7.138
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #207 for
    flashback sequence
  2. Ranked #238 for
    morally superior
  3. Ranked #297 for
    vertiginous

Trailer

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