Oliver! is the 1968 British musical directed by Carol Reed and is based on the stage musical Oliver! Both the film and play are based on Charles Dickens’ novel Oliver Twist. Oliver! was the last musical to win the Best Picture Oscar until Chicago, 34 years later.
In the Heat of the Night, a 1967 movie based on the novel by John Ball, tells the story of an African-American police detective from Philadelphia who becomes involved in a murder investigation in a racist small town in Mississippi.
A Man for All Seasons is the 1966 movie starring Paul Scofield, who had played the lead role (Sir Thomas More) in the West End stage play. It was directed by Fred Zinnemann, who had previously directed such films as High Noon and From Here to Eternity.
The Sound of Music has become one of the most favourite musicals movies of all time, it starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer and was based on the Broadway musical of the same name.
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Braveheart was released in 1995 and this historical epic was [...]