Top 20 Kids Movies from the 60s

Drama, Family, Musical
Pompous phonetics Professor Henry Higgins (Sir Rex Harrison) is so sure of his abilities that he takes it upon himself to transform a Cockney working-class girl into someone who can pass for a cultured member of high society. His subject turns out to be the lovely Eliza Doolittle (Audrey Hepburn),... [show more]
G
170 min
Audrey Hepburn
Rex Harrison
Stanley Holloway
George Cukor
G
170 min
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
When Jane and Michael Banks are faced with the prospect of a new nanny, they are pleasantly surprised by the arrival of the magical Mary Poppins. Embarking on a series of fantastical adventures with he and her Cockney performer friend, Bert, they try to pass on some of her sunny attitude to their... [show more]
G
139 min
Julie Andrews
Dick Van Dyke
David Tomlinson
Robert Stevenson
G
139 min
Biography, Drama, Family
In 1930's Austria, a young woman named Maria (Dame Julie Andrews) is failing miserably in her attempts to become a nun. When Navy Captain Georg Von Trapp (Christopher Plummer) writes to the convent asking for a governess that can handle his seven mischievous children, Maria is given the job. The... [show more]
G
172 min
Julie Andrews
Christopher Plummer
Eleanor Parker
Robert Wise
G
172 min
Comedy, Family, Musical
It's the early 20th-century American Midwest. A con man going by the assumed name Harold Hill has used several different schemes to bilk the unsuspecting, and now travels from town to town pretending to be a professor of music - from the Gary (Indiana) Conservatory of Music, class of '05 - who... [show more]
G
151 min
Robert Preston
Shirley Jones
Buddy Hackett
Morton DaCosta
G
151 min
Born Free (1966)
Adventure, Drama, Family
Married couple George Adamson and Joy Adamson have long lived in northern Kenya for George's work as the senior game warden of the region. One of George's primary responsibilities is to deal with dangerous animals that may be chronically threatening to humans, livestock and/or crops. It is in this... [show more]
PG
95 min
Virginia McKenna
Bill Travers
Geoffrey Keen
James Hill
Tom McGowan
PG
95 min
Animation, Adventure, Family
Abandoned after an accident, baby Mowgli is taken and raised by a family of wolves. As the boy grows older, the wise panther Bagheera realizes he must be returned to his own kind in the nearby man-village. Baloo the bear, however, thinks differently, taking the young Mowgli under his wing and... [show more]
G
78 min
Phil Harris
Sebastian Cabot
Louis Prima
Wolfgang Reitherman
G
78 min
Pollyanna (1960)
Comedy, Drama, Family
A little girl comes to a town that is embattled by feuds and intimidated by her aunt. By the time she must leave, she has transformed the community with her indominatable will to see the good side of even the worst situations and bring it out for the betterment of all.
G
134 min
Jane Wyman
Hayley Mills
Richard Egan
David Swift
G
134 min
Action, Adventure, Family
Jason has been prophesied to take the throne of Thessaly. When he saves Pelias from drowning, but does not recognize him as the man who had earlier killed his father, Pelias tells Jason to travel to Colchis to find the Golden Fleece. Jason follows his advice and assembles a sailing crew of the... [show more]
G
104 min
Todd Armstrong
Nancy Kovack
Gary Raymond
Don Chaffey
G
104 min
Oliver! (1968)
Drama, Family, Musical
Musical adaptation of Charles Dickens's classic tale of an orphan who runs away from the orphanage and hooks up with a group of boys trained to be pickpockets by an elderly mentor.
G
153 min
Mark Lester
Ron Moody
Shani Wallis
Carol Reed
G
153 min
Comedy, Family, Romance
Hayley Mills plays twins who, unknown to their divorced parents, meet at a summer camp. Products of single parent households, they switch places so as to meet the parent they never knew, and then contrive to reunite them.
G
129 min
Hayley Mills
Maureen O'Hara
Brian Keith
David Swift
G
129 min
Adventure, Drama, Family
The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home?
G
80 min
Émile Genest
John Drainie
Tommy Tweed
Fletcher Markle
G
80 min
Adventure, Sci-Fi
"2001" is a story of evolution. Sometime in the distant past, someone or something nudged evolution by placing a monolith on Earth (presumably elsewhere throughout the universe as well). Evolution then enabled humankind to reach the moon's surface, where yet another monolith is found, one that... [show more]
G
149 min
Keir Dullea
Gary Lockwood
William Sylvester
Stanley Kubrick
G
149 min
Comedy
Felix's (Jack Lemmon) wife has left him and he is contemplating suicide. His friends sense his depression and one of them, Oscar (Walter Matthau), volunteers to take him in until he is fine again. The two of them are like chalk and cheese - Oscar is fun-loving, gregarious and slovenly, Felix is a... [show more]
G
105 min
Jack Lemmon
Walter Matthau
John Fiedler
Gene Saks
G
105 min
Comedy, Musical
A day and a half in the life of the Fab Four leading up to a televised concert gig. The boys seem to be constantly on the run, from their crazed fans and from their manager, who is constantly trying to rein them in. Sir Ringo Starr however is arrested and still isn't in the studio half an hour... [show more]
G
87 min
John Lennon
Paul McCartney
George Harrison
Richard Lester
G
87 min
Comedy, Crime, Family
A woman is kidnapped. While in captivity, she manages to send a message out with a wandering cat. The cat's owner calls the F.B.I. The F.B.I. tries to follow the cat. Jealous boyfriends and nosy neighbors also get into the act.
G
116 min
Hayley Mills
Dean Jones
Dorothy Provine
Robert Stevenson
G
116 min
Adventure, Family
A family in route to New Guinea is shipwrecked on a deserted tropical island. They are forced to remain on the island because of the damage to the ship and the pirates that are roaming the islands. They create a home on the island (centering around a huge tree house) and explore the island and its... [show more]
G
126 min
John Mills
Dorothy McGuire
James MacArthur
Ken Annakin
G
126 min
Action, Drama, History
In 1944, the U.S. Army and Allied forces plan a huge invasion landing in Normandy, France. Despite bad weather, General Dwight D. Eisenhower gives the okay and the Allies land at Normandy. General Norma Cota travels with his men onto Omaha Beach. With much effort, and lost life, they get off the... [show more]
G
178 min
John Wayne
Robert Ryan
Richard Burton
Ken Annakin
Andrew Marton
Gerd Oswald
G
178 min
Comedy, Mystery
Ballon household: Benjamin Ballon and his wife Madame Ballon, Henri Lafarge the head Butler and his wife Madame Lafarge the Cook, Miguel Ostos the Head Chauffeur, Maria Gambrelli the third maid, Pierre the second Chauffeur and his wife Dudo the head Maid, Georges the Gardener and his wife Simone the... [show more]
PG
102 min
Peter Sellers
Elke Sommer
George Sanders
Blake Edwards
PG
102 min
Animation, Comedy, Drama
Poor Charlie Brown. He can't fly a kite, and he always loses in baseball. Having his faults projected onto a screen by Lucy doesn't help him much either. Against the sage advice and taunting of the girls in his class, he volunteers for the class spelling bee...and wins! Next, it's the school... [show more]
G
86 min
Peter Robbins
Pamelyn Ferdin
Glenn Gilger
Bill Melendez
G
86 min
Adventure, Comedy, Family
In the infancy of aviation in 1910, a British newspaper offers a prize for the winner of a cross-channel air race which brings flyers from all over the world. There are many subplots as the flyers jockey for position and the affections of various women.
G
138 min
Stuart Whitman
Sarah Miles
James Fox
Ken Annakin
G
138 min