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The year 1965 in film involved some significant events, with The Sound of Music topping the U.S. box office.

List of years in film (table)
In television
1962
1963
1964
1965
1966
1967
1968

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EventsEdit

Top-grossing films (U.S.)Edit

Rank Title Studio Gross
1. The Sound of Music 20th Century Fox $138,700,000[1]
2. Doctor Zhivago MGM Unknown[note 1]
3. Thunderball United Artists $63,595,658[4]
4. Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines 20th Century Fox $31,111,111[5]
5. That Darn Cat! Disney $28,068,222[6]
6. The Great Race Warner Bros. $25,333,333[7]
7. Cat Ballou Columbia $20,666,667[8]
8. What's New Pussycat? United Artists $18,820,000[9]
9. Shenandoah Universal $17,268,889[10]
10. Von Ryan's Express 20th Century Fox $17,111,111[11]
  1. ^ The first-run gross of Doctor Zhivago is unknown. However, in terms of gross rental (the distributor's cut of the gross) it earned $43 million, second only to The Sound of Music's $72 million and over fifty percent more than the $27 million earned by Thunderball in third-place.[2] Its lifetime box-office gross—including revenue from re-releases—totals $111.7 million.[3]

AwardsEdit

1965 film releasesEdit

U.S.A. unless stated

January–MarchEdit

April–JuneEdit

July–SeptemberEdit

October–DecemberEdit

Notable films released in 1965Edit

U.S.A. unless stated

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Short film seriesEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

Film debutsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Block, Alex Ben; Wilson, Lucy Autrey, eds. (2010). George Lucas's Blockbusting: A Decade-By-Decade Survey of Timeless Movies Including Untold Secrets of Their Financial and Cultural Success. HarperCollins. ISBN 9780061778896.
    • The Sound of Music: p.434. $138.7 million (Initial Release Domestic Box office)
  2. ^ Finler, Joel Waldo (2003). The Hollywood Story. Wallflower Press. p. 359. ISBN 978-1-903364-66-6.
  3. ^ "Doctor Zhivago, Box Office Information". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  4. ^ "Thunderball, Box Office Information". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  5. ^ "Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  6. ^ "That Darn Cat, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  7. ^ "The Great Race, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  8. ^ "Cat Ballou, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  9. ^ "What's New Pussycat?, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  10. ^ "Shenandoah, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved January 22, 2013.
  11. ^ "Von Ryan's Express, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved January 22, 2013.