Movie Releases by Score

8½ 1.

June 24, 1963 | Not Rated
A harried movie director retreats into his memories and fantasies.
Metascore:
91
User Score:
6.7
The Birds 2.

The Birds

March 29, 1963 | PG-13
A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack people.
Metascore:
90
User Score:
8.3
The Great Escape 3.

The Great Escape

July 4, 1963 | Approved
Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.4
Charade 4.

Charade

December 5, 1963 | Approved
Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Whom can she trust?
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.6
Dr. No 5.

Dr. No

May 8, 1963 | GP
A resourceful British government agent seeks answers in a case involving the disappearance of a colleague and the disruption of the American space program.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.6
Tom Jones 6.

Tom Jones

October 24, 1963 | Not Rated
The romantic and chivalrous adventures of adopted bastard Tom Jones in 18th century England.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.0
The Haunting 7.

The Haunting

September 18, 1963 | TV-PG
A scientist doing research on the paranormal invites two women to a haunted mansion. One of the participants soon starts losing her mind.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
7.5
America America 8.

America America

December 15, 1963 | TV-PG
A young Anatolian Greek, entrusted with his family's fortune, loses it en route to Istanbul and dreams of going to the United States.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
tbd
Lord of the Flies 9.

Lord of the Flies

August 13, 1963 | Not Rated
Lost on an island, young survivors of a plane crash eventually revert to savagery despite the few rational boys' attempts to prevent that.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
4.8
Donovan's Reef 10.

Donovan's Reef

June 12, 1963 | Passed
Comedy subtly dealing with moral issues such as racial bigotry, corporate greed, American belief of societal superiority and hypocrisy.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
tbd
Hud 11.

Hud

May 29, 1963 | TV-PG
Honest and hard-working Texas rancher Homer Bannon has a conflict with his unscrupulous, selfish, arrogant and egotistical son Hud, who sank into alcoholism after accidentally killing his brother in a car crash.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
tbd
The Sword in the Stone 12.

The Sword in the Stone

December 25, 1963 | G
Embark on an adventure-filled quest for an unlikely hero! According to legend, only someone with honor, decency and inner strength can claim the throne of England - by pulling out the enchanted sword that lies locked in a massive stone. Many brave knights have tried, so it seems impossible that a young apprentice known as Wart could succeed. But with the guidance of the wizard Merlin, help from some hilarious friends and true strength of character, Wart just might become England's greatest king.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
7.3
Cleopatra 13.

Cleopatra

June 12, 1963 | Approved
Queen Cleopatra of Egypt experiences both triumph and tragedy as she attempts to resist the imperial ambitions of Rome.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
6.5
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World 14.

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World

November 7, 1963 | TV-G
The dying words of a thief spark a madcap cross-country rush to find some treasure.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
8.0

Titles with fewer than 7 critic reviews are excluded.