Best Thriller Movies of 1964



7.7/10 IMDB

Special agent 007 comes face to face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, and now he must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a devious scheme to raid Fort Knox -- and obliterate the world's economy.

Starring: Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, Gert Fröbe, Shirley Eaton, Tania Mallet, Harold Sakata, Bernard Lee, Martin Benson, Cec Linder, Austin Willis ..
Directed by: Guy Hamilton
Release date: 1964-09-20

Fail Safe

8.0/10 IMDB

Because of a technical defect an American bomber team mistakenly orders the destruction of Moscow. The President of the United States has but little time to prevent an atomic catastrophe from occurring.

Starring: Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Fritz Weaver, Larry Hagman, Frank Overton, Edward Binns, Dan O'Herlihy, William Hansen, Russell Hardie, Janet Ward ..
Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Release date: 1964-10-07

The Train

7.8/10 IMDB

As the Allied forces approach Paris in August 1944, German Colonel Von Waldheim is desperate to take all of France's greatest paintings to Germany. He manages to secure a train to transport the valuable art works even as the chaos of retreat descends upon them. The French resistance however wants to stop them from stealing their national treasures but have received orders from London that they are not to be destroyed. The station master, Labiche, is tasked with scheduling the train and making it all happen smoothly but he is also part of a dwindling group of resistance fighters tasked with preventing the theft. He and others stage an elaborate ruse to keep the train from ever leaving French territory.

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Paul Scofield, Jeanne Moreau, Suzanne Flon, Michel Simon, Wolfgang Preiss, Albert Rémy, Charles Millot, Richard Münch, Jean-Pierre Zola ..
Directed by: John Frankenheimer
Release date: 1964-09-24

Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte

7.5/10 IMDB

An aging, reclusive Southern belle plagued by a horrifying family secret descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative.

Starring: Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Agnes Moorehead, Joseph Cotten, Cecil Kellaway, Victor Buono, Mary Astor, Wesley Addy, William Campbell, Bruce Dern ..
Directed by: Robert Aldrich
Release date: 1964-12-15

Seven Days in May

7.8/10 IMDB

A U.S. Army colonel alerts the president of a planned military coup against him.

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Fredric March, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Martin Balsam, Andrew Duggan, Hugh Marlowe, Whit Bissell, Helen Kleeb ..
Directed by: John Frankenheimer
Release date: 1964-02-01


7.1/10 IMDB

Marnie is a thief, a liar, and a cheat. When her new boss, Mark Rutland, catches on to her routine kleptomania, she finds herself being blackmailed.

Starring: Tippi Hedren, Sean Connery, Diane Baker, Martin Gabel, Louise Latham, Alan Napier, Bob Sweeney, Milton Selzer, Henry Beckman, Edith Evanson ..
Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
Release date: 1964-07-17

Murder Most Foul

7.1/10 IMDB

A murderer is brought to court and only Miss Marple is unconvinced of his innocence. Once again she begins her own investigation.

Starring: Margaret Rutherford, Ron Moody, Charles Tingwell, Andrew Cruickshank, Megs Jenkins, Dennis Price, Ralph Michael, Stringer Davis, Francesca Annis, James Bolam ..
Directed by: George Pollock
Release date: 1964-03-01

Murder Ahoy

7.0/10 IMDB

During an annual board of trustees meeting, one of the trustees dies. Miss Marple thinks he’s been poisoned after finding a chemical on him. She sets off to investigate at the ship where he had just come from. The fourth and final film from the Miss Marple series starring Margaret Rutherford as the quirky amateur detective.

Starring: Margaret Rutherford, Stringer Davis, Lionel Jeffries, Charles Tingwell, William Mervyn, Henry Oscar, Joan Benham, Nicholas Parsons, Miles Malleson, Derek Nimmo ..
Directed by: George Pollock
Release date: 1964-09-22
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : The Masks

The Masks

8.6/10 IMDB

Wealthy Jason Foster is dying and he invites his greedy heirs to a Mardi Gras party where they must wear the masks he specially had made for them or else be cut off from their inheritance.

Starring: Robert Keith, Milton Selzer, Virginia Gregg, Brooke Hayward, Willis Bouchey, Alan Sues ..
Directed by: Ida Lupino
Release date: 1964-03-20

The Tomb of Ligeia

6.4/10 IMDB

Verden Fell is shattered after the death of his lovely wife. But, after an unexpected encounter with Lady Rowena Trevanion, Fell soon finds himself married again. Nevertheless, his late wife's spirit seems to hang over the dilapidated abbey that Fell shares with his new bride. Lady Rowena senses that something is amiss and, when she investigates, makes a horrifying discovery -- learning that Fell's dead wife is closer than she ever imagined possible.

Starring: Vincent Price, Elizabeth Shepherd, John Westbrook, Derek Francis, Oliver Johnston, Richard Vernon, Frank Thornton, Ronald Adam, Denis Gilmore, Penelope Lee ..
Directed by: Roger Corman
Release date: 1964-11-29

Seance on a Wet Afternoon

7.6/10 IMDB

Working-class British housewife Myra Savage reinvents herself as a medium, holding seances in the sitting room of her home with the hidden assistance of her under-employed, asthmatic husband, Billy. In an attempt to enhance her credibility as a psychic, Myra hatches an elaborate, ill-conceived plot to kidnap a wealthy couple's young daughter so that she can then help the police "find" the missing girl.

Starring: Kim Stanley, Richard Attenborough, Marian Spencer, Judith Donner, Margaret Lacey, Marie Burke, Maria Kazan, Lionel Gamlin, Godfrey James, Ronald Hines ..
Directed by: Bryan Forbes
Release date: 1964-06-19

36 Hours

7.3/10 IMDB

Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of him.

Starring: James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Taylor, Werner Peters, John Banner, Celia Lovsky, Russell Thorson, Alan Napier, Oscar Beregi Jr., Ed Gilbert ..
Directed by: George Seaton
Release date: 1964-11-26

Dead Ringer

7.3/10 IMDB

The working class twin sister of a callous wealthy woman impulsively murders her out of revenge and assumes the identity of the dead woman. But impersonating her dead twin is more complicated and risky than she anticipated.

Starring: Bette Davis, Karl Malden, Peter Lawford, Philip Carey, Jean Hagen, George Macready, Estelle Winwood, George Chandler, Mario Alcalde, Cyril Delevanti ..
Directed by: Paul Henreid
Release date: 1964-02-19


6.7/10 IMDB

Janet is a young student at a private school; her nights are troubled by horrible dreams in which she sees her mother, who is in fact locked in an insane asylum, haunting her. Expelled because of her persistent nightmares, Janet is sent home where the nightmares continue.

Starring: David Knight, Moira Redmond, Jennie Linden, Brenda Bruce, George A. Cooper, Irene Richmond, Timothy Bateson, Elizabeth Dear, Clytie Jessop, John Welsh ..
Directed by: Freddie Francis
Release date: 1964-02-28


6.8/10 IMDB

After a twenty-year stay at an asylum for a double murder, a mother returns to her estranged daughter where suspicions arise about her behavior.

Starring: Joan Crawford, Diane Baker, Leif Erickson, Howard St. John, John Anthony Hayes, Rochelle Hudson, George Kennedy, Edith Atwater, Mitchell Cox, Lee Majors ..
Directed by: William Castle
Release date: 1964-01-19


6.8/10 IMDB

Vincent Bruce, a war veteran, begins working as an occupational therapist at Poplar Lodge, a private psychiatric facility for wealthy people where he meets Lilith Arthur, a charming young woman suffering from schizophrenia, whose fragile beauty captivates all who meet her.

Starring: Warren Beatty, Jean Seberg, Peter Fonda, Kim Hunter, Anne Meacham, Jessica Walter, Gene Hackman, James Patterson, Robert Reilly, René Auberjonois ..
Directed by: Robert Rossen
Release date: 1964-10-01

Lady in a Cage

6.7/10 IMDB

A woman trapped in a home elevator is terrorized by a group of vicious hoodlums.

Starring: Olivia de Havilland, James Caan, Jennifer Billingsley, Rafael Campos, William Swan, Jeff Corey, Ann Sothern, Charles Seel, Scatman Crothers, Ron Nyman ..
Directed by: Walter Grauman
Release date: 1964-06-10

Woman of Straw

6.8/10 IMDB

Anthony Richmond schemes to get the fortune of his tyrannical, wheelchair-using tycoon uncle Charles Richmond by persuading Maria, a nurse he employs, to marry him.

Starring: Gina Lollobrigida, Sean Connery, Ralph Richardson, Alexander Knox, Johnny Sekka, Peter Madden, Danny Daniels, Laurence Hardy, Michael Goodliffe, André Morell ..
Directed by: Basil Dearden
Release date: 1964-04-28

The Night Walker

6.3/10 IMDB

A woman is haunted by recurring nightmares, which seem to be instigated by her late husband who supposedly was killed in a fire.

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor, Judi Meredith, Rochelle Hudson, Hayden Rorke, Marjorie Bennett, Lloyd Bochner, Jess Barker, Tetsu Komai ..
Directed by: William Castle
Release date: 1964-12-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : The Moon-Spinners

The Moon-Spinners

6.5/10 IMDB

Young English girl Nikky and her aunt arrive at the Moon-Spinners, a hotel on Crete, to a less than enthusiastic welcome. The coolness of the owner is only out-done by the surliness of her brother Stratos, recently back from London. But then there is nice English lad Mark to make friends with, at least until Stratos and his pal take a shot at him one night. When Nikky helps him hide she finds the Greeks are after her too.

Starring: Hayley Mills, Eli Wallach, Peter McEnery, Joan Greenwood, Irene Papas, Pola Negri, John Le Mesurier, Sheila Hancock, Paul Stassino, André Morell ..
Directed by: James Neilson
Release date: 1964-01-01

Children of the Damned

6.2/10 IMDB

Six children are found spread through out the world that not only have enormous intelligence, but identical intelligence and have a strange bond to each other.

Starring: Ian Hendry, Alan Badel, Barbara Ferris, Alfred Burke, Sheila Allen, Ralph Michael, Patrick Wymark, Martin Miller, Clive Powell, Yoke-Moon Lee ..
Directed by: Anton Leader
Release date: 1964-01-10
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Face of a Stranger

Face of a Stranger

7.2/10 IMDB

A man released from prison falls in love with the blind wife of a cellmate, whom he promised, when inside, to visit. He poses as the real husband, planning to kill him, but finds the wife is not so innocent as he thought.

Starring: Jeremy Kemp, Bernard Archard, Rosemary Leach, Philip Locke, Ronald Leigh-Hunt, Jean Marsh ..
Directed by: John Llewellyn Moxey
Release date: 1964-09-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Shock Treatment

Shock Treatment

6.6/10 IMDB

A private investigator endures the rigors of an insane asylum in order to locate $1 million in stolen loot.

Starring: Stuart Whitman, Roddy McDowall, Carol Lynley, Lauren Bacall, Timothy Carey, Olive Deering, Ossie Davis, Donald Buka, Paulene Myers, Evadne Baker ..
Directed by: Denis Sanders
Release date: 1964-07-22
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Do You Know This Voice?

Do You Know This Voice?

6.7/10 IMDB

When a ransom bid results in the death of a child, the police have only one lead – the old lady who witnessed the kidnapper using a public phone box. Though her recollection is vague, she volunteers to act as bait for the killer – telling the press that she had seen the kidnapper's face and she waits for him to attack.

Starring: Dan Duryea, Isa Miranda, Gwen Watford, Peter Madden, Barry Warren, Alan Edwards, Jean Aubrey, Shirley Cameron, Arnold Bell, Patrick Newell ..
Directed by: Frank Nesbitt
Release date: 1964-12-01

The Secret Invasion

5.9/10 IMDB

During World War II, convicts are recruited by the Allies for an extremely hazardous mission.

Starring: Stewart Granger, Raf Vallone, Mickey Rooney, Edd Byrnes, Henry Silva, William Campbell, Peter Coe, Špela Rozin, Helmo Kindermann, Enzo Fiermonte ..
Directed by: Roger Corman
Release date: 1964-09-16

Ring of Spies

6.5/10 IMDB

The film is based on the actual events of the Portland Spy Ring trial in the U.K. A disgruntled Navy Clerk is transferred to a secret research establishment and is subsequently black-mailed/paid by Czech intelligence to procure secrets for them. He seduces the secretary who controls the most secret documents, and they enjoy the fruits of their treachery until the British authorities begin to close in on them.

Starring: Bernard Lee, William Sylvester, Margaret Tyzack, David Kossoff, Nancy Nevinson, Thorley Walters, Gillian Lewis, Newton Blick, Philip Latham, Cyril Chamberlain ..
Directed by: Robert Tronson
Release date: 1964-03-23
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Night Must Fall

Night Must Fall

6.5/10 IMDB

A psychotic killer gets in the good graces of his aging invalid employer, and worms his way into the affection of her beautiful daughter, with unpleasant results for all.

Starring: Albert Finney, Mona Washbourne, Susan Hampshire, Sheila Hancock, Michael Medwin, Joe Gladwin, Martin Wyldeck, John Gill ..
Directed by: Karel Reisz
Release date: 1964-03-18

Kitten with a Whip

5.1/10 IMDB

Straitlaced senatorial hopeful David Stratton has no idea what he's in for when he arrives home from a trip to find sexy teen Jody curled up asleep in his daughter's bed. Soon, delinquent Jody is holding David -- and his plush suburban home -- hostage while she hides out from the cops and throws wild parties with her beatnik pals. David, terrified of scandal, agrees to drive Jody and her friends to Mexico, a decision he regrets when the ride gets out of control.

Starring: Ann-Margret, John Forsythe, Peter Brown, Patricia Barry, Richard Anderson, Skip Ward, Diane Sayer, Ann Doran, Patrick Whyte, Audrey Dalton ..
Directed by: Douglas Heyes
Release date: 1964-11-04
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Hot Enough for June

Hot Enough for June

6.1/10 IMDB

A young man travels to Prague to join his new employer, unaware that he is being used as an espionage courier.

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Sylva Koscina, Robert Morley, Leo McKern, Roger Delgado, Derek Fowlds, Eric Pohlmann, John Le Mesurier, Noel Harrison, Amanda Grinling ..
Directed by: Ralph Thomas
Release date: 1964-01-01

The Third Secret

6.5/10 IMDB

A prominent London psychologist seems to have taken his own life, causing stunned disbelief amongst his colleagues and patients. His teenage daughter refuses to believe it was suicide as this would go against all of the principles her father stood for, therefore she is convinced it was murder. She enlists the help of a former patient to try to get to the truth. However, the truth turns out to be both surprising and disturbing.

Starring: Stephen Boyd, Jack Hawkins, Richard Attenborough, Diane Cilento, Pamela Franklin, Paul Rogers, Alan Webb, Rachel Kempson, Peter Sallis, Patience Collier ..
Directed by: Charles Crichton
Release date: 1964-02-02
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Signpost to Murder

Signpost to Murder

6.2/10 IMDB

An escaped mental patient, reported to be homicidal, hides out in a woman's rural home.

Starring: Joanne Woodward, Stuart Whitman, Edward Mulhare, Alan Napier, Joyce Worsley, Leslie Denison, Murray Matheson, Hedley Mattingly, Carol Veazie ..
Directed by: George Englund
Release date: 1964-12-04
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : The Glass Cage

The Glass Cage

6.8/10 IMDB

Two detectives investigate the murder of a local businessman by a mysterious woman.

Starring: Arlene Martel, Elisha Cook Jr., John Hoyt, King Moody, Bob Kelljan, Henry Darrow, Joseph H. Hamilton ..
Directed by: Antonio Santean
Release date: 1964-02-06
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Hide and Seek

Hide and Seek

5.9/10 IMDB

A professor of astronomy helping on a missile development program. An old friend of his is a Russian chess champion. The Russian is working with shady businessman Marek and they plan to kidnap the professor and make it look as though he has defected to the Soviet Union.

Starring: Ian Carmichael, Curd Jürgens, Janet Munro, George Pravda, Kieron Moore, Hugh Griffith ..
Directed by: Cy Endfield
Release date: 1964-06-21
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Catacombs


6.1/10 IMDB

A rich woman who uses meditation to deal with pain is visited by her niece who returns from Paris. The woman can be a handful and one of her employees suggests to her husband that he kill her freeing them both. When an affair starts between the husband and the niece murder becomes a real possibility. However some people won't stay dead.

Starring: Gary Merrill, Jane Merrow, Georgina Cookson, Neil McCallum, Rachel Thomas, Jack Train, Frederick Piper ..
Directed by: Gordon Hessler
Release date: 1964-01-10
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Fanfare for a Death Scene

Fanfare for a Death Scene

5.6/10 IMDB

An American secret agent, on the trail of a vanished scientist, must recover the scientist's revolutionary secret formula before the enemy catches up with his quarry first.

Starring: Richard Egan, Viveca Lindfors, Burgess Meredith, Telly Savalas, Ed Asner, J.D. Cannon, Dee Hartford, Al Hirt, Tina Louise, Sandra Warner ..
Directed by: Leslie Stevens
Release date: 1964-09-01

The Devil-Ship Pirates

6.0/10 IMDB

A pirate ship, fighting in 1588 on the side of the Spanish Armada, suffers damage and must put into a village on the British coast for repairs. The village is small and isolated and the Spanish convince the villagers that the English fleet has been defeated and that they, the Spanish, are now their masters. This results in the villagers' sullen cooperation, but rumors and unrest begin to spread and soon the Spanish pirates find themselves facing a revolt.

Starring: Christopher Lee, Andrew Keir, John Cairney, Duncan Lamont, Suzan Farmer, Joseph O'Conor, Barry Warren, Michael Ripper, Natasha Pyne, Philip Latham ..
Directed by: Don Sharp
Release date: 1964-08-01

The Thrill Killers

5.6/10 IMDB

Three psychotic murderers escape from a mental institution and stalk women in Los Angeles.

Starring: Ray Dennis Steckler, Liz Renay, Joseph Bardo, Carolyn Brandt, Gary Kent, Herb Robins, Keith O'Brien, Titus Moede, Erina Enyo, Atlas King ..
Directed by: Ray Dennis Steckler
Release date: 1964-08-07
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : The Hanged Man

The Hanged Man

6.4/10 IMDB

A gunman whose best friend has been murdered enacts a plan to blackmail the corrupt labor union leader responsible but finds he isn't the only one after his money.

Starring: Robert Culp, Edmond O'Brien, Vera Miles, Norman Fell, Gene Raymond, Brenda Scott, J. Carrol Naish, Pat Buttram, Edgar Bergen, Randy Boone ..
Directed by: Don Siegel
Release date: 1964-11-18
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Batman Dracula

Batman Dracula

4.9/10 IMDB

Batman Dracula is a 1964 black and white American film produced and directed by Andy Warhol, without the permission of DC Comics. The film was screened only at Warhol's art exhibits. A fan of the Batman series, Warhol made the movie as a homage. Batman Dracula is considered to be the first film featuring a blatantly campy Batman. The film was thought to have been lost until scenes from it were shown at some length in the documentary Jack Smith and the Destruction of Atlantis.

Starring: Gregory Battcock, David Bourdon, Tally Brown, Rufus Collins, Dorothy Dean, Beverly Grant, Jack Smith, Ondine, Sam Green, Bob Heide ..
Directed by: Andy Warhol
Release date: 1964-01-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Stop-over Forever

Stop-over Forever

5.2/10 IMDB

The flight attendant Sue Chambers becomes frightened for her life when she discovers that one of her coworkers was killed because the murderer thought he was killing her. Her fear does not prevent Sue from looking into the matter and trying to learn the killer's identity.

Starring: Ann Bell, Anthony Bate, Conrad Phillips, Bruce Boa, Julian Sherrier, Brita von Krogh ..
Directed by: Frederic Goode
Release date: 1964-05-31
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Night Train to Paris

Night Train to Paris

4.9/10 IMDB

Former OSS officer Alan Holiday, now living in London, is visited on New Year's Eve by Catherine Carrel who says she is a close friend of Jules Lemoine who served with Holiday during the war. Lemoine urgently requests that Holiday go to Paris on a secret mission. Lemoine visits and wants Alan to deliver a reel of tape which he gives him, and keeps a fake reel himself to deceive enemy agents. Lemoine is killed and the fake tape stolen. Holiday, poses as an assistant to photographer Louis Vernay, and they take three models along to further the ruse.

Starring: Leslie Nielsen, Aliza Gur, Dorinda Stevens, Eric Pohlmann, Edina Ronay, André Maranne, Jennifer White ..
Directed by: Robert Douglas
Release date: 1964-09-22
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Olga's Girls

Olga's Girls

5.1/10 IMDB

Ruthless narcotics dealer and white slavery ring leader Olga keeps her harem of girls in line by hooking them on addictive drugs. Olga suspects an informant in their midst and uses various brutal methods of torture to weed out the squealer. Meanwhile, several of Olga's girls plot their revenge against Olga for her continual sadistic treatment of them.

Starring: Audrey Campbell, Dolly Simmons, Alice Denham, Cynthia Grey, Jane Hill, Ann Pepper, June Vega, Loloni Nocolo, Rita Barrie, Darlene Bennett ..
Directed by: Joseph P. Mawra
Release date: 1964-09-30
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Dog Eat Dog!

Dog Eat Dog!

5.4/10 IMDB

Three thieves rip off a shipment of used money being sent back to the US. As they are escaping the robbery (after having taken a hostage), they wind up on an island in a hotel with an apparently crazed manager and a building full of demented residents.

Starring: Jayne Mansfield, Cameron Mitchell, Dodie Heath, Ivor Salter, Isa Miranda, Werner Peters, Elisabeth Flickenschildt, Pinkas Braun ..
Directed by: Richard E. Cunha, Gustav Gavrin
Release date: 1964-06-25
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : 24 Hours of Terror

24 Hours of Terror

4.4/10 IMDB

The mysterious Tronche is being escorted to a castle in France. However, during a stop at a motel, he is attacked by Don Lewis who adopts his identity. The castle is the secret hideout of drug-pushing gang. Two of the crooks are killed by an unidentified assailant. While the false Tronche, Jean (head of the gang) and Pierre search the place for the murderer, Jean's lover is killed too. The four survivors are trapped because they are in hiding from the police...

Starring: A.V. Belfast, Pino Colizzi, Paul Janning, Lauren Madison, Stephen Mason, Dean Moor, Rex Robertson, Sergio Rossi, Annie Stuart, A.V. Belfast ..
Directed by: Gastone Grandi
Release date: 1964-04-23

Frozen Alive

4.0/10 IMDB

A scientist experimenting with suspended animation decides to use himself as a test subject. Before he is frozen, his wife is killed, and he is suspected of her murder. a murder suspect.

Starring: Mark Stevens, Marianne Koch, Wolfgang Lukschy, Joachim Hansen, Delphi Lawrence, Walter Rilla, Helmut Weiss, Albert Bessler, John Longden, Sigurd Lohde ..
Directed by: Bernard Knowles
Release date: 1964-12-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : The Naked Witch

The Naked Witch

3.2/10 IMDB

A student researching the German settlements of Central Texas unearths the grave of a reputed witch. The witch (who happens to be both beautiful and naked) rises from her grave and embarks on a campaign of seduction and murder against the descendants of her persecutors. It's up to the student to stop her bloody reign of terror-if he can resist the seductive powers of her evil beauty.

Starring: Libby Hall, Robert Short, Jo Maryman, Denis Adams, Howard Ware, Gary Owens ..
Directed by: Claude Alexander, Larry Buchanan
Release date: 1964-01-01


6.6/10 IMDB

A nightmare chase across the scenic splendor of a wild continent. David Manning, a young accountant, is unable to live within his income. He spends his spare time in Auckland with the young set - and his friends Sandra, Dorothy and Athol all like the outdoor life in the daytime and the bright lights at night. David finds himself in financial difficulties and leaves his job.

Starring: Colin Broadley, Nadja Regin, Deidre McCarron, Selwyn Muru, Barry Crump, Gil Corwall, Kiri Te Kanawa, Tanya Binning, Sam Stevens, Doraine Green ..
Directed by: John O'Shea
Release date: 1964-06-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Firelight


5.6/10 IMDB

A group of scientists investigate a series of colored lights in the sky and the subsequent disappearance of people, animals and objects from the fictional American town of Freeport, Arizona.

Starring: Robert Robyn, Beth Weber, Lucky Lohr, Margaret Peyou, Nancy Spielberg ..
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Release date: 1964-03-24

The Runaway

6.5/10 IMDB

In this espionage film, set just before the Germans invaded France, a chemist in Paris moonlights as a Soviet spy. To escape the Nazi invaders, the chemist and his wife steal government money and try to escape to South America.

Starring: Greta Gynt, Alex Gallier, Paul Williamson, Michael Trubshawe, Tony Quinn ..
Directed by: Anthony Young
Release date: 1964-11-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1964 : Body of a Female

Body of a Female

6.3/10 IMDB

A stripper is kidnapped by a drifter and taken to the home of a wealthy pervert. The pervert proceeds to strip her and beat her with a whip. She escapes, and he has to track her down and kill her before she can notify the police.

Starring: Roberta Findlay, Lem Amero, Michael Findlay, Sally Wood, Kate Swanson, Gigi Darlene, Marlene Eck ..
Directed by: Michael Findlay, John Amero
Release date: 1964-11-03

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