1966 ( MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1966th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 966th year of the 2nd millennium, the 66th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1960s decade. Calendar year.
Daleks' Invasion Earth 2150 A.D. is a 1966 British science fiction film directed by Gordon Flemyng and written by Milton Subotsky, and the second of two films based on the British science-fiction television series Doctor Who. It stars Peter Cushing in a return to the role of the eccentric inventor and time traveller Dr.
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- Top-Grossing Films
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The top ten 1966 released films by box office gross in North America are as follows:
Outside North America
The highest-grossing 1966 films in countries outside North America.October 19 - Gulf and Western Industries acquire Paramount Pictures.November - Seven Arts Productions reach agreement to acquire Warner Bros. for $32 million, later forming a new company Warner Bros.-Seven Arts.December 15 - Entertainment pioneer Walt Disney, best known for his creation of Mickey Mouse, breakthroughs in the field of animation, filmmaking, theme park design and other achievements, dies at...
Academy Awards: 1. Best Picture: A Man for All Seasons - Highland, Columbia 2. Best Director: Fred Zinnemann - A Man for All Seasons 3. Best Actor: Paul Scofield - A Man for All Seasons 4. Best Actress: Elizabeth Taylor - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 5. Best Supporting Actor: Walter Matthau - The Fortune Cookie 6. Best Supporting Actress: Sandy Dennis - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 7. Best Foreign Language Film: A Man and a Woman (Un homme et une femme), directed by Claude Lelouch, France BAFTA Film Awards: 1. Best Film from any Source: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 2. Best British film: The Spy Who Came In from the Cold Golden Globe Awards: 1. Drama: 2. Best Picture: A Man for All Seasons 3. Best Actor: Paul Scofield – A Man for All Seasons 4. Best Actress: Anouk Aimée – A Man and a Woman 1. Comedy or Musical: 2. Best Picture: The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming 3. Best Actor: Alan Arkin – The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming 4. Best Actress: Lynn R...Looney Tunes (1930–1969)Merrie Melodies (1931–1969)Sylvester the Cat (1944-1966)Speedy Gonzales (1953–1968)January 13 - Patrick Dempsey, American actorJanuary 20 – Rainn Wilson, American actor, comedian, writer, director, businessman and producerFebruary 4 - Piret Kalda, Estonian actressFebruary 24 - Billy Zane, American actorJanuary 3 - Rex Lease, 62, American actor, Rough Riding Ranger, Borrowed WivesJanuary 17 - Vincent J. Donehue, 50, American director, Lonelyhearts, Sunrise at CampobelloJanuary 22 - Herbert Marshall, 75, British actor, The Letter, The Little FoxesJanuary 31 - Elizabeth Patterson, 90, American actress, The Shocking Miss Pilgrim, Remember the NightCandice Bergen - The GroupMichael Douglas - Cast a Giant ShadowHarrison Ford - Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-RoundBette Midler - Hawaii
The film was a box office success, making $28,350,000 in the US alone, making it the fifth highest-grossing film of 1966. Critical reception [ edit ] It has received positive reviews from film critics, with an 83% "Fresh" rating on review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes and an average rating of 7.9/10, based on 40 reviews.
August 3: The film A Man Called Flintstone is first released, a feature film adaptation of The Flintstones.  September. September 10: The first episode of Laurel and Hardy is broadcast, an animated TV series by Hanna-Barbera based on the comedy duo Laurel and Hardy. 
Alfie. (1966 film) Alfie is a 1966 British romantic comedy-drama film directed by Lewis Gilbert and starring Michael Caine. It is an adaptation by Bill Naughton of his own 1966 novel and 1963 play of the same name. The film was released by Paramount Pictures . Alfie tells the story of a young womanising man who leads a self-centred life, purely ...