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Movies Released in 1968

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This list shows all films released in 1968, including films that went direct-to-video, or only got an international theatrical release. For each film, we use the first date on which it was made available to the public, which might include international theatrical or domestic video releases that were a few days, or sometimes more, earlier than the domestic (US/Canada) theatrical release. All movies announced for release in 1968 are included.

See also: Top 1968 Worldwide - Domestic Release Schedule for 1968 - Most Popular 1968

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Release DateMovieGenreProduction
Budget
Domestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

January, 1968

January 1 The Ambushers Comedy   $10,000,000  
Bandolero! Western   $12,000,000  
The Devil's Brigade   $8,000,000  
Shalako $1,455,000 $2,620,000  

February, 1968

February 6 Doctor Faustus   $1,000,000  
 
February 7 The Fox   $19,146,711  
 
February 8 Blackbeard's Ghost Comedy   $21,540,050  
The Planet of the Apes $5,800,000 $33,395,426  
 
February 19 The Two of Us Comedy   $50,710  

April, 1968

April 2 2001: A Space Odyssey Adventure $10,500,000 $56,700,000  
 
April 10 Belle de Jour Drama   $4,030,203  
 
April 15 Speedway   $3,000,000  
 
April 24 Yours, Mine and Ours   $25,912,624  

May, 1968

May 2 The Odd Couple Comedy   $44,527,234  

June, 1968

June 12 Rosemary's Baby $3,200,000 $33,395,426  
 
June 19 The Green Berets Action   $21,707,027  
The Thomas Crown Affair Drama   $14,000,000  
Where Were You When the Lights Went Out? Comedy   $7,988,000  
 
June 25 La mariée était en noir Drama $747,000 $44,566  

July, 1968

July 19 Inspector Clouseau Comedy   $0  

August, 1968

August 3 Hang 'em High Western $1,800,000 $6,800,000  
 
August 7 With Six You Get Eggroll Comedy   $10,095,200  

September, 1968

September 19 Funny Girl   $58,500,000  

October, 1968

October 1 Night of the Living Dead Horror $114,000 $12,000,000  
 
October 2 Coogan's Bluff Action   $3,110,000  
 
October 8 Romeo and Juliet   $38,901,218  
 
October 9 Finian's Rainbow   $11,600,000  
 
October 10 Barbarella Adventure $9,000,000 $0  
 
October 16 The Boston Strangler Thriller/Suspense   $17,810,894  
 
October 17 Bullitt Action   $42,300,873  
 
October 22 Star!   $4,000,000  
 
October 30 The Lion in Winter Drama   $22,295,024  

December, 1968

December 11 Oliver! Musical $10,000,000 $37,402,877  
 
December 31 Boom   $0  
Candy Comedy   $16,408,286  
The First Time   $0  
Impass   $0  
Destroy all Monsters   $0  
Secret Ceremony   $0  
Sinful Davey Adventure   $0  
Skidoo   $0