Best award winning movies with chemistry between leads from Before 1970

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

1 Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

In the 1930s, bored waitress Bonnie Parker falls in love with an ex-con named Clyde Barrow and together they start a violent crime spree through the country, stealing cars and robbing banks.

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1967-08-14 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway

Rating

rating icon 7.502
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #80 for
    outside the laws
  2. Ranked #87 for
    break new ground
  3. Ranked #100 for
    reinventing the wheel

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2 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

In late 1890s Wyoming, Butch Cassidy is the affable, clever and talkative leader of the outlaw Hole in the Wall Gang. His closest companion is the laconic dead-shot Sundance Kid. As the west rapidly becomes civilized, the law finally catches up to Butch, Sundance and their gang. Chased doggedly by a special posse, the two decide to make their way to South America in hopes of evading their pursuers once and for all.

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1969-09-23 | Western

Cast

Paul Newman, Robert Redford

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #22 for
    sepia tone
  2. Ranked #32 for
    remarkable
  3. Ranked #62 for
    Spaghetti Western

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3 West Side Story (1961)

In the slums of the upper West Side of Manhattan, New York, a gang of Polish-American teenagers called the Jets compete with a rival gang of recently immigrated Puerto Ricans, the Sharks, to "own" the neighborhood streets. Tensions are high between the gangs but two romantics, one from each gang, fall in love leading to tragedy.

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1961-12-13 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #39 for
    deservedly won awards
  2. Ranked #41 for
    great soundtrack
  3. Ranked #57 for
    critically acclaimed

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4 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 #76 for
    callow

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5 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 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #29 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  2. Ranked #67 for
    Period Drama
  3. Ranked #77 for
    harsh sound

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6 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 #113 for
    like Pride & Prejudice
  3. Ranked #235 for
    immediately falling in love

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7 Roman Holiday (1953)

Overwhelmed by her suffocating schedule, touring European princess Ann takes off for a night while in Rome. When a sedative she took from her doctor kicks in, however, she falls asleep on a park bench and is found by an American reporter, Joe Bradley, who takes her back to his apartment for safety. At work the next morning, Joe finds out Ann's regal identity and bets his editor he can get exclusive interview with her, but romance soon gets in the way.

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1953-08-26 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #120 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  2. Ranked #149 for
    romantically involved
  3. Ranked #169 for
    falling in love

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8 Some Like It Hot (1959)

Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they leave on a tour. To make their getaway they must first disguise themselves as women, then keep their identities secret and deal with the problems this brings - such as an attractive bandmate and a very determined suitor.

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1959-03-19 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon

Rating

rating icon 8.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    grease monkey
  2. Ranked #34 for
    madcap comedy
  3. Ranked #76 for
    bawdy

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9 Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

A history professor and his wife entertain a young couple who are new to the university's faculty. As the drinks flow, secrets come to light, and the middle-aged couple unload onto their guests the full force of the bitterness, dysfunction, and animosity that defines their marriage.

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1966-06-22 | Drama

Cast

Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #27 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  2. Ranked #36 for
    remarkable
  3. Ranked #67 for
    with marital problems

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10 The Defiant Ones (1958)

Two convicts—a white racist and an angry black man—escape while chained to each other.

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1958-08-14 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Tony Curtis, Sidney Poitier

Rating

rating icon 7.146
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #70 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  2. Ranked #84 for
    capturing the zeitgeist
  3. Ranked #100 for
    cat-and-mouse

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