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The year 1962 in film involved some significant events.

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Events

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Actors Gross
1. Lawrence of Arabia Columbia Peter O'Toole $20,310,000
2. The Longest Day 20th Century Fox $17,600,000
3. In Search of the Castaways Disney Haley Mills and Maurice Chevalier $9,975,000
4. The Music Man Warner Brothers Robert Preston and Shirley Jones $8,100,000
5. That Touch of Mink Universal Cary Grant and Doris Day $7,942,000
6. Mutiny on the Bounty MGM Marlon Brando $7,410,000
7. To Kill a Mockingbird Universal Gregory Peck $7,112,000
8. Gypsy Warner Brothers Rosalind Russell and Natalie Wood $6,350,000
9. What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Warner Brothers Bette Davis and Joan Crawford $6,000,000
10. Lolita MGM James Mason, Shelley Winters, Peter Sellers and Sue Lyon $5,000,000

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Lawrence of Arabia - Horizon-Spiegel-Lean, Columbia
Best Director: David Lean - Lawrence of Arabia
Best Actor: Gregory Peck - To Kill a Mockingbird
Best Actress: Anne Bancroft - The Miracle Worker
Best Supporting Actor: Ed Begley - Sweet Bird of Youth
Best Supporting Actress: Patty Duke - The Miracle Worker
Best Foreign Language Film: Sundays and Cybele (Les dimanches de ville d'Avray), directed by Serge Bourguignon, France

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: Lawrence of Arabia
Best Actor: Gregory Peck - To Kill a Mockingbird
Best Actress: Geraldine Page - Sweet Bird of Youth
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture (tie): That Touch of Mink
Best Picture (tie): The Music Man
Best Actor: Marcello Mastroianni - Divorce, Italian Style
Best Actress: Rosalind Russell - Gypsy
Other
Best Director: David Lean - Lawrence of Arabia

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

Keeper of Promises (O Pagador de Promessas), directed by Anselmo Duarte, Brazil

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival):

Family Diary (Cronaca familiare, Journal intime), directed by Valerio Zurlini, France / Italy
My Name is Ivan (Ivanovo detstvo), directed by Andrei Tarkovsky, USSR

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

A Kind of Loving, directed by John Schlesinger, United Kingdom

Films released in 1962

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