Special Report

Most Popular Movie Released the Year You Were Born

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

1960
> Most popular movie: Psycho
> Director: Alfred Hitchcock
> Starring: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles
> Domestic box office: $32,000,000

Source: Courtesy of Walt Disney Studios

1961
> Most popular movie: 101 Dalmatians
> Director: Clyde Geronimi, Hamilton Luske, Wolfgang Reitherman
> Starring: Rod Taylor, Betty Lou Gerson, J. Pat O’Malley
> Domestic box office: $144,880,000

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

1962
> Most popular movie: To Kill a Mockingbird
> Director: Robert Mulligan
> Starring: Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton
> Domestic box office: N/A

Source: Courtesy of United Artists

1963
> Most popular movie: The Great Escape
> Director: John Sturges
> Starring: Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough
> Domestic box office: $12,100,000

Source: Courtesy of Walt Disney Studios

1964
> Most popular movie: Mary Poppins
> Director: Robert Stevenson
> Starring: Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson
> Domestic box office: $102,270,000

Source: Courtesy of 20th Century Fox

1965
> Most popular movie: The Sound of Music
> Director: Robert Wise
> Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker
> Domestic box office: $163,210,000

Source: Courtesy of United Artists

1966
> Most popular movie: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
> Director: Sergio Leone
> Starring: Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, Lee Van Cleef
> Domestic box office: $6,100,000

Source: Courtesy of Embassy Pictures

1967
> Most popular movie: The Graduate
> Director: Mike Nichols
> Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, Katharine Ross
> Domestic box office: $104,950,000

Source: Courtesy of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

1968
> Most popular movie: 2001: A Space Odyssey
> Director: Stanley Kubrick
> Starring: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester
> Domestic box office: $56,950,000

Source: Courtesy of 20th Century Fox

1969
> Most popular movie: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
> Director: George Roy Hill
> Starring: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Katharine Ross
> Domestic box office: $102,310,000

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