Top Grossing Films
1. Thunderball
2. Dr. Zhivago
3. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
4. That Darn Cat!
5. The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming
6. Lt. Robinson Crusoe, USN
Academy Awards
Best Picture: A Man for All Seasons - Highland, Columbia 
Best Actor: Paul Scofield - A Man for All Seasons 
Best Actress: Elizabeth Taylor - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Other Movies Released
A Man for All Seasons, Alfie, Batman, Frankie and Johnny, Hawaii, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, 
The Wild Angels, Our Man Flint, Blowup, The Singing Nun, A Man and a Woman, 
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, The Sand Pebbles, Spinout (1966) 
Movie Industry Deaths
January 14 - Barry Fitzgerald, actor 
February 1 - Buster Keaton, American actor and film director 
December 15 - Walt Disney