Best Adventure Movies of 1960


All the Young Men

6.3/10 IMDB

During the Korean War, the lieutenant in charge of a Marine rifle platoon is killed in battle. Before he dies, he places the platoon's sergeant, who's black, in charge. The sergeant figures on having trouble with two men in his platoon: a private who has much more combat experience than he does, and a racist Southerner who doesn't like blacks in the first place and has no intention of taking orders from one. Written by [email protected]

Starring: Alan Ladd, Sidney Poitier, Glenn Corbett, James Darren, Lee Kinsolving, Richard Davalos, Joseph Gallison, Paul Baxley, Ana María Lynch, Paul Richards ..
Directed by: Hall Bartlett
Release date: 1960-08-26
Best Adventure Movies of 1960 : The Warrior Empress

The Warrior Empress

5.3/10 IMDB

The poetess Sappho led an uprising against the corrupt government of the island of Lesbos.

Starring: Kerwin Mathews, Tina Louise, Riccardo Garrone, Susy Andersen, Alberto Farnese, Enrico Maria Salerno, Antonio Battistella, Strelsa Brown, Annie Gorassini, Aldo Fiorelli ..
Directed by: Pietro Francisci
Release date: 1960-08-24
Best Adventure Movies of 1960 : September Storm

September Storm

5.1/10 IMDB

September Storm is a 1960 American adventure film directed by Byron Haskin. American fashion model Anne Traymore, swimming off the isle of Majorca, loses a bracelet, which the handsome Manuel del Rio Montoya returns to her. She believes he owns a beautiful yacht called The Swan, but he merely works on it for the wealthy Rene LeClerc.

Starring: Joanne Dru, Mark Stevens, Robert Strauss, Asher Dann, Jean-Pierre Kérien, Claude Ivry, Véra Valmont, Charito Leonís, Ernesto Lapeña ..
Directed by: Byron Haskin
Release date: 1960-09-09
Best Adventure Movies of 1960 : The Secret Of The Purple Reef

The Secret Of The Purple Reef

4.3/10 IMDB

When a man mysteriously vanishes on his ship in the Caribbean, his two brothers journey there to investigate his disappearance.

Starring: Jeff Richards, Richard Chamberlain, Margia Dean, Peter Falk, Terence de Marney, Robert Earl Jones ..
Directed by: William Witney
Release date: 1960-12-11
Best Adventure Movies of 1960 : My Dog, Buddy

My Dog, Buddy

7.2/10 IMDB

After a traumatic accident, a boy is separated from his beloved dog.

Directed by: Ray Kellogg
Release date: 1960-08-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1960 : Five Bold Women

Five Bold Women

6.7/10 IMDB

Marshal Kirk Reed is escorting five female prisoners---killers all--- from one part of Texas to another part of Texas where a new prison has been built. Along the way he has to deal with dissension among the troops, attacks by the Comanches, a budding romance with Ellen, The Missouri Lady, (before her ex-husband, The Missouri Kid, shows up in an attempt to rescue her.

Starring: Jeff Morrow, Merry Anders, Jim Ross, Irish McCalla, Kathy Marlowe, Lucita Blain, Dee Carroll, Robert Caffey, George Kramer, Guinn Williams ..
Directed by: Jorge López Portillo
Release date: 1960-08-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1960 : The Boy Who Stole a Million

The Boy Who Stole a Million

6.0/10 IMDB

A boy gets involved in a bank robbery

Starring: Virgílio Teixeira, Maurice Reyna, Marianne Benet, Harold Kasket, George Coulouris, Warren Mitchell ..
Directed by: Charles Crichton
Release date: 1960-09-02

Sword of Sherwood Forest

5.9/10 IMDB

Robin of Loxley and his men stumble on a plot to overthrow Hubert Walter, King's Chancellor and Archbishop of Canterbury. The plotters, the Sheriff of Nottingham and the Earl of Newark, have set an ambush for Walter and Lady Marian Fitzwater. Will Robin get to them before it is too late?

Starring: Richard Greene, Sarah Branch, Peter Cushing, Richard Pasco, Nigel Green, Niall MacGinnis, Jack Gwillim, Oliver Reed, Edwin Richfield, Vanda Godsell ..
Directed by: Terence Fisher
Release date: 1960-12-26
Best Adventure Movies of 1960 : Swiss Family Robinson

Swiss Family Robinson

7.2/10 IMDB

After being shipwrecked, the Robinson family is marooned on an island inhabited only by an impressive array of wildlife. In true pioneer spirit, they quickly make themselves at home but soon face a danger even greater than nature: dastardly pirates. A rousing adventure suitable for the whole family, this Disney adaptation of the classic Johann Wyss novel stars Dorothy McGuire and John Mills as Mother and Father Robinson.

Starring: John Mills, Dorothy McGuire, James MacArthur, Janet Munro, Sessue Hayakawa, Tommy Kirk, Kevin Corcoran, Cecil Parker, Andy Ho, Milton Reid ..
Directed by: Ken Annakin
Release date: 1960-12-21

Murder, Inc.

6.6/10 IMDB

Chronicles the rise and fall of the organised crime syndicate known as Murder, Incorporated, focusing on powerful boss Lepke and violent hit man Reles.

Starring: Stuart Whitman, May Britt, Peter Falk, Henry Morgan, David J. Stewart, Simon Oakland, Sarah Vaughan, Morey Amsterdam, Eli Mintz, Joseph Bernard ..
Directed by: Burt Balaban, Stuart Rosenberg
Release date: 1960-06-28

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