Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963


Philbert (Three's a Crowd)

4.8/10 IMDB

In this live-action sitcom with animated elements, a cartoonist named Griff draws Philbert comics. Philbert has the ability to come to life in the form of a six-inch-tall cartoon character. Philbert tries to cause trouble between Griff and his girlfriend Angela when he overhears her plans to marry Griff.

Starring: William Schallert, Joanna Barnes, Trustin Howard ..
Directed by: Richard Donner
Release date: 1963-04-15
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane

8.0/10 IMDB

A Wild West cow town is starving for entertainment and it falls upon Calamity Jane, a rowdy, gun-toting tomboy, to go to Chicago to bring back a famed stage actress. She brings instead the star's maid, who settles in the town, but Jane's "Secret Love" falls for her. This television special was based on a stage adaptation of the film that was playing regional circuits at the time it aired.

Starring: Carol Burnett, Art Lund, Don Chastain, Cathryn Damon, Bernie West, Mark Harris, Beryl Towbin, Bob L. Harris, Don Crichton, Randy Doney ..
Directed by: Dick Altman
Release date: 1963-11-12
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : The Invincible Mr. Disraeli

The Invincible Mr. Disraeli

7.9/10 IMDB

The rise of the legendary 19th-century British politician and prime minister Benjamin Disraeli.

Starring: Trevor Howard, Greer Garson, Eric Berry, Norman Barrs, Denholm Elliott, Frederick Worlock, Peter von Zerneck, Hugh Franklin, Chris Gampel, Chris Gampel ..
Directed by: George Schaefer
Release date: 1963-04-03
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : The Power and the Glory

The Power and the Glory

7.3/10 IMDB

Based on Graham Greene's novel about a flawed but devoted priest in 1930s Mexico who attempts to perform his duties while eluding a police lieutenant determined to capture him.

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Julie Harris, George C. Scott, Martin Gabel, Roddy McDowall, Keenan Wynn, Patty Duke, Lou Antonio, Val Avery, Beryl Bernay ..
Directed by: Marc Daniels
Release date: 1963-05-31
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : The Losers

The Losers

7.1/10 IMDB

Lee Marvin and Keenan Wynn star in 'The Losers', an episode of The Dick Powell Theatre, from 1963, directed and co-written by Sam Peckinpah.

Starring: Lee Marvin, Keenan Wynn, Rosemary Clooney ..
Directed by: Sam Peckinpah
Release date: 1963-01-15

The Madhouse on Castle Street

7.0/10 IMDB

A man mysteriously locks himself in a room in a boarding house leaving only a note saying he has decided to "retire from the world". His worried sister and the other boarders then try to discover why.

Starring: David Warner, Bob Dylan, Maureen Pryor, Ursula Howells, Reg Lye, James Mellor, Georgina Ward, Ian Dallas ..
Directed by: Philip Saville
Release date: 1963-01-13
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : Teuf-teuf


7.5/10 IMDB

An automobile tribute

Starring: Jacques Charon, Françoise Dorléac, Charles Aznavour, Maurice Biraud, Dalida, Sophie Desmarets, Raymond Devos, Pierre Doris, Serge Gainsbourg, Gillian Hills ..
Directed by: Georges Folgoas
Release date: 1963-10-05
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : It's Mental Work

It's Mental Work

7.0/10 IMDB

A film from Bob Hope Presents Chrysler Theatre that has been restored by UCLA Film Archive. Originally scheduled to air on November 22, 1963 but it was preempted by the coverage of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Rod Serling won his sixth and last Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama - Adaptation for his adapted version of the John O'Hara story that became this film.

Starring: Lee J. Cobb, Harry Guardino, Gena Rowlands, Stanley Adams, Mary Wickes, George N. Neise, Archie Moore, Larry J. Blake ..
Directed by: Alex March
Release date: 1963-12-20
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : Elizabeth Taylor in London

Elizabeth Taylor in London

7.1/10 IMDB

TV-documentary about the actress.

Starring: Elizabeth Taylor ..
Release date: 1963-10-06
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : The Snag

The Snag

5.7/10 IMDB

When developer John Goggin plans to build a civic center, only Emma Mannering's corset shop stands in the way, and she refuses to sell, so he sends his unscrupulous assistant Ed Crayshaw to "fix" things, but instead, he's double-crossed.

Starring: Derek Francis, Gwen Nelson, Barrie Ingham, Patsy Rowlands, Judith Furse, Arthur Lowe ..
Directed by: Jonathan Alwyn
Release date: 1963-08-04
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : Living Image

Living Image

5.5/10 IMDB

A renowned artist of the old school has his whole world turned upside down when his son, a young radical, and his associates bring modern interpretations of art into his life.

Starring: Alec Clunes, James Villiers, Alexis Kanner, Harry Baird ..
Directed by: Philip Saville
Release date: 1963-08-18

The Patriots

4.7/10 IMDB

Thomas Jefferson has just returned from France, hoping to relax with his daughters at Monticello. George Washington however, has a favor to ask of him. Hit by tough political opposition, specifically afraid of rising monarch strength, he urges Jefferson to become his Secretary of State. Jefferson accepts, albeit grudgingly. Not long after, he is battling his archrival, Alexander Hamilton, a Federalist just before his election in 1800.

Starring: Charlton Heston, Howard St. John, John Fraser ..
Directed by: George Schaefer
Release date: 1963-11-15

Louisiana Diary

0.0/10 IMDB

Follows the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) from July to August 1963, as they undertake an African American voter registration drive in the town of Plaquemine, Louisiana.

Directed by: Richard O. Moore
Release date: 1963-01-01
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : Doctor Who: An Unearthly Child

Doctor Who: An Unearthly Child

0.0/10 IMDB

Barbara Wright and Ian Chesterton, two humble teachers during 1963, discover a genius student's grandfather, simply known as "the Doctor", and his police box time machine. Deciding that the pair knows too much about his otherworldly origins, they are whisked away on a journey through time and space.

Starring: William Hartnell, Carole Ann Ford, Jacqueline Hill, William Russell, William Hartnell, Derek Newark, Alethea Charlton, Eileen Way, Jeremy Young, Howard Lang ..
Directed by: Waris Hussein
Release date: 1963-11-23
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : Late Summer

Late Summer

0.0/10 IMDB

Helga and David travel to a secluded hotel for some alone time. Helga is much older than David and tongues wag among the other guests. The more time they are together the more age difference becomes a rift between them.

Starring: Constance Cummings, John Stride, Joan Heath, Denis Carey, Valerie Bell, Gerard Heinz, Roland Brand, David Futcher, Yvonne Coulette, Makki Marseilles ..
Directed by: Reginald Collin
Release date: 1963-07-07
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : It’s Mental Work

It’s Mental Work

7.0/10 IMDB

A weary bar owner rails against unexpected forces of mortality and betrayal.

Starring: Lee J. Cobb, Gena Rowlands, Harry Guardino, Stanley Adams, Mary Wickes, Larry J. Blake, George N. Neise, Archie Moore ..
Directed by: Alex March
Release date: 1963-12-20
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1963 : The Small World: The Gypsy Children of Granada

The Small World: The Gypsy Children of Granada

0.0/10 IMDB

In this unsold television pilot for a proposed travelogue series, Richard Erdman visits with the children and townsfolk of the Sacromonte district of Granada, Spain. Directed and photographed by noted master cinematographer and multi-Academy Award winner, James Wong Howe.

Starring: Richard Erdman ..
Directed by: James Wong Howe
Release date: 1963-01-01

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