1960s Best Picture Oscar Nominees - Multiple Choice

Identify the 60s films that were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture* but lost.

Other decades in this quiz series here.

Wrong answers were nominated in categories other than Best Picture in the same year.
Year given is the year in film being awarded, not the date of the ceremony.
*Also known as the award for Best Motion Picture in this era.
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1. Which 1960 Best Picture nominee lost to The Apartment?
Spartacus
Sons and Lovers
The Entertainer
2. Which 1961 Best Picture nominee lost to West Side Story?
Yojimbo
The Hustler
La Dolce Vita
3. Which 1962 Best Picture nominee lost to Lawrence of Arabia?
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Manchurian Candidate
Days of Wine and Roses
4. Which 1963 Best Picture nominee lost to Tom Jones?
Cleopatra
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
5. Which 1964 Best Picture nominee lost to My Fair Lady?
The Night of the Iguana
Dr. Strangelove
The Unsinkable Molly Brown
6. Which 1965 Best Picture nominee lost to The Sound of Music?
Othello
Doctor Zhivago
The Flight of the Phoenix
7. Which 1966 Best Picture nominee lost to A Man for All Seasons?
Blowup
Fantastic Voyage
Alfie
8. Which 1967 Best Picture nominee lost to In the Heat of the Night?
Barefoot in the Park
The Dirty Dozen
The Graduate
9. Which 1968 Best Picture nominee lost to Oliver!?
The Producers
Planet of the Apes
Funny Girl
10. Which 1969 Best Picture nominee lost to Midnight Cowboy?
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Easy Rider
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