Special Report

The Best Classic Movie Released Every Year Since 1950

Source: Courtesy of Azteca Films Inc.

1960: Macario
> Average IMDb rating: 8.4 (3,190)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 94%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Ignacio López Tarso, Pina Pellicer, Enrique Lucero, Mario Alberto Rodriguez

Source: Courtesy of Janus Films

1961: Yojimbo
> Average IMDb rating: 8.2 (118,112)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 96%
> Tomatometer: 95%
> Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Eijirô Tôno, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yôko Tsukasa

Source: Courtesy of Shochiku Films of America

1962: Hara-Kiri
> Average IMDb rating: 8.6 (50,245)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 97%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Ishihama, Shima Iwashita, Tetsurô Tanba

Source: Courtesy of East West Classics

1963: High and Low
> Average IMDb rating: 8.4 (40,375)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 95%
> Tomatometer: 95%
> Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Yutaka Sada, Tatsuya Nakadai, Kyôko Kagawa

Source: Courtesy of Toho Company

1964: Woman in the Dunes
> Average IMDb rating: 8.5 (18,976)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 93%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Eiji Okada, Kyôko Kishida, Hiroko Itô, Kôji Mitsui

Source: Courtesy of International Film Exchange

1965: The Shop on Main Street
> Average IMDb rating: 8.3 (8,520)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 94%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Ida Kaminska, Jozef Kroner, Frantisek Zvarík, Hana Slivková

Source: Courtesy of United Artists

1966: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
> Average IMDb rating: 8.8 (723,316)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 97%
> Tomatometer: 97%
> Starring: Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, Lee Van Cleef, Aldo Giuffrè

Source: Courtesy of Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

1967: Cool Hand Luke
> Average IMDb rating: 8.1 (171,103)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 95%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Paul Newman, George Kennedy, Strother Martin, J.D. Cannon

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

1968: Once Upon a Time in the West
> Average IMDb rating: 8.5 (316,462)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 95%
> Tomatometer: 95%
> Starring: Henry Fonda, Charles Bronson, Claudia Cardinale, Jason Robards

Source: Courtesy of Cinema 5 Distributing

1969: The Sorrow and the Pity
> Average IMDb rating: 8.2 (3,759)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 97%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Helmut Tausend, Marcel Verdier, Alexis Grave, Louis Grave