1965 Top Ten List

  • Repulsion (Roman Polanski)
  • Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (Russ Meyer)
  • Pierrot le fou (Jean-Luc Godard)
  • For a Few Dollars More (Sergio Leone)
  • The Saragossa Manuscript (Wojciech Has)
  • Bunny Lake Is Missing (Otto Preminger)
  • Chimes at Midnight (Orson Welles)
  • I Knew Her Well (Antonio Pietrangeli)
  • The Spy Who Came in From the Cold (Martin Ritt)
  • Loves of a Blonde (Milos Forman)
  • Additional 1965 Films By Rating

  • The Shop on Main Street (Ján Kadár & Elmar Klos)
  • Simon of the Desert (Luis Buñuel)
  • The Cincinnati Kid (Norman Jewison)
  • My Hustler (Andy Warhol)
  • Alphaville (Jean-Luc Godard)
  • In Harm's Way (Otto Preminger)
  • Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (Sergei Paradjanov)
  • Help! (Richard Lester)
  • The Tenth Victim (Elio Petri)
  • Doctor Zhivago (David Lean)
  • War and Peace: Andrei Bolkonsky (Sergei Bondarchuk)
  • Major Dundee (Sam Peckinpah)
  • Thunderball (Terence Young)
  • The Ipcress File (Sidney J. Furie)
  • The Naked Prey (Cornel Wilde)
  • Red Beard (Akira Kurosawa)
  • The Collector (William Wyler)
  • Tokyo Olympiad (Kon Ichikawa)
  • Fists in the Pocket (Marco Bellocchio)
  • Man Is Not a Bird (Dusan Makavejev)
  • Boeing (707) Boeing (707) (John Rich)
  • Ride in the Whirlwind (Monte Hellman)
  • Juliet of the Spirits (Federico Fellini)