Search results for "1955"
Bobby Ware Is Missing

Bobby Ware Is Missing

Bobby Ware Is Missing
IMDb: 7.3
67

This suspense film revolves around the crime of child abduction. The parents of the missing child undertake a feverish search for their son. The police are contacted, and a ransom…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Passage Home

Passage Home

Passage Home
IMDb: 6.1
102

Set in 1931, the film takes place aboard a merchant ship, briefly harboured in South America. A young woman (Diane Cilento) boards the ship as a passenger, resulting in disharmony…

Genre: Drama
Flame of the Islands

Flame of the Islands

Flame of the Islands
IMDb: 6
90

A café singer buys a gambling casino and several men fall in love with her.

Genre: Drama
The Cobweb

The Cobweb

The Cobweb
IMDb: 6.4
124

Patients and staff at a posh psychiatric clinic clash over who chooses the clinic’s new drapes – but drapes are the least of their problems.

Genre: Drama
Simon and Laura

Simon and Laura

Simon and Laura
IMDb: 6.4
91

Bickering married performers agree to star in a “Mr. and Mrs.” TV show. Director Muriel Box’s 1956 British comedy also stars Muriel Pavlow, Ian Carmichael, Maurice Denham and Richard Wattis.

Genre: Comedy
Quentin Durward

Quentin Durward

Quentin Durward
IMDb: 6.4
103

During the 15th century reign of France’s King Louis XI, a young Scottish man is sent by his English Lord to woo a French lady on his behalf. The plan…

The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing

The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing

The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
IMDb: 6.5
109

Broadway showgirl Evelyn Nesbit (Joan Collins) is the object of affection of two men: playboy architect Stanford White (Ray Milland) and wealthy but unstable Harry Thaw (Farley Granger). She marries…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Delavine Affair

The Delavine Affair

The Delavine Affair
IMDb: 5.5
64

Peter Reynolds stars as Rex Banner, a newspaperman who makes it his life’s mission to track down a vicious gang of thieves. When his informant winds up dead, Rex finds…

Genre: Crime, Drama
A Prize of Gold

A Prize of Gold

A Prize of Gold
IMDb: 6.2
98

A U.S. sergeant (Richard Widmark), a British sergeant and a British pilot (Nigel Patrick) hijack gold for a German refugee’s (Mai Zetterling) war orphans.

Genre: Drama, War
A Man Called Peter

A Man Called Peter

A Man Called Peter
IMDb: 7.2
119

Based on the true story of a young Scottish lad, Peter Marshall, who dreams of only going to sea but finds out there is a different future for him when…

Genre: Drama, Family
Jupiter’s Darling

Jupiter’s Darling

Jupiter’s Darling
IMDb: 5.8
95

Rome is on the verge of being conquered by Hannibal (Howard Keel). While Rome’s ruler, Fabius Maximus (George Sanders), plots a defense against Hannibal’s armies, Fabius’ fiancée, Amytis (Esther Williams),…

Genre: Adventure
The Lyons in Paris

The Lyons in Paris

The Lyons in Paris
IMDb: 6.9
81

The second in the series of films about the Lyon family, based on the BBC radio series Life With the Lyons. Ben Lyon appears to have forgotten his wedding anniversary…

Genre: Comedy
An Alligator Named Daisy

An Alligator Named Daisy

An Alligator Named Daisy
IMDb: 5.3
85

Returning from a cricket match in Ireland, Peter Weston gains a pet alligator from another passenger who abandons it with him. He is horrified and while his first instinct is…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
A Life in the Balance

A Life in the Balance

A Life in the Balance
IMDb: 6
74

A widower’s young son leads the police to a killer of sinners in Mexico City.

Tennessee’s Partner

Tennessee’s Partner

Tennessee’s Partner
IMDb: 6.5
87

A tough, womanizing high-stakes gambler known only as Tennessee has an uneasy relationship with Duchess, madam of a thinly-disguised bordello, and no other friends at all. But he’s saved from…

Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Jungle Moon Men

Jungle Moon Men

Jungle Moon Men
IMDb: 5.7
70

Priestess Oma is forever young in this Jungle Jim knockoff of “She” or the La of Opar stories from “Tarzan”. The Jungle Jim-type character is played by Weissmuller using his…

Genre: Action, Adventure
Soldier of Fortune

Soldier of Fortune

Soldier of Fortune
IMDb: 6.2
96

An American woman arrives in Hong Kong to unravel the mystery of her missing photographer husband. After getting nowhere with the authorities, she is led by some underground characters to…

The Big Knife

The Big Knife

The Big Knife
IMDb: 6.8
111

Movie star Charlie Castle draws the ire of Hollywood producer Stanley Hoff when he refuses to sign a new seven-year contract. Castle is sick of the low quality of the…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Indian Fighter

The Indian Fighter

The Indian Fighter
IMDb: 6.4
88

A scout leading a wagon train through hostile Indian country unwittingly gets involved with a Sioux chief’s daughter

Rebel Without a Cause

Rebel Without a Cause

Rebel Without a Cause
IMDb: 7.7
111

After moving to a new town, troublemaking teen Jim Stark is supposed to have a clean slate, although being the new kid in town brings its own problems. While searching…

Genre: Drama
Man Without a Star

Man Without a Star

Man Without a Star
IMDb: 6.9
89

Man Without a Star is a 1955 western film starring Kirk Douglas as a wanderer who gets dragged into a range war. It was based on the novel of the…

Genre: Western
A Kid for Two Farthings

A Kid for Two Farthings

A Kid for Two Farthings
IMDb: 6.5
96

Joe is a young boy who lives with his mother, Joanna, in working-class London. The two reside above the tailor shop of Mr. Kandinsky, who likes to tell Joe stories….

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Female on the Beach

Female on the Beach

Female on the Beach
IMDb: 6.3
97

Lynn Markham moves into her late husband’s beach house the morning after former tenant Eloise Crandall fell from the cliff. To her annoyance, Lynn finds both her real estate agent…

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
IMDb: 7.4
103

After years on the road establishing his reputation as Japan’s greatest fencer, Takezo returns to Kyoto. Otsu waits for him, yet he has come not for her but to challenge…

I Live in Fear

I Live in Fear

I Live in Fear
IMDb: 7.3
103

Kiichi Nakajima, an elderly foundry owner convinced that Japan will be affected by an imminent nuclear war, resolves to move his family to safety in Brazil. His family decides to…

Genre: Drama
Daddy Long Legs

Daddy Long Legs

Daddy Long Legs
IMDb: 6.7
126

Wealthy American, Jervis Pendleton has a chance encounter at a French orphanage with a cheerful 18-year-old residen, and anonymously pays for her education at a New England college. She writes…

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
The Long Gray Line

The Long Gray Line

The Long Gray Line
IMDb: 7
138

The life story of a salt-of-the-earth Irish immigrant, who becomes an Army Noncommissioned Officer and spends his 50 year career at the United States Military Academy at West Point. This…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Untamed

Untamed

Untamed
IMDb: 6.1
111

When the great potato famine hits Ireland, the diaspora begins as thousands emigrate. Among those leaving the Emerald Isle is Katie O’Neill and her husband, who decide that the promised…

The Kentuckian

The Kentuckian

The Kentuckian
IMDb: 6.3
104

A frontiersman and his son fight to build a new home in Texas.

Genre: Western
The Colditz Story

The Colditz Story

The Colditz Story
IMDb: 7
94

Allied prisoners of various nationalities pool their resources to plan numerous escapes from an “escape-proof” German P.O.W. camp housed in a Medieval castle.

Genre: Drama, War
The Big Combo

The Big Combo

The Big Combo
IMDb: 7.4
84

Police Lt. Leonard Diamond vies to bring a clever, well connected, and sadistic gangster to justice all the while obsessing over the gangster’s girlfriend.

The Unknown Soldier

The Unknown Soldier

The Unknown Soldier
IMDb: 8
181

It is the summer of 1941. An eastern-Finnish machine gun company receives an order to turn in their surplus equipment. The company is transferred to the front lines. The next…

Genre: Drama, War
Bad Day at Black Rock

Bad Day at Black Rock

Bad Day at Black Rock
IMDb: 7.7
81

One-armed war veteran John J. Macreedy steps off a train at the sleepy little town of Black Rock. Once there, he begins to unravel a web of lies, secrecy, and…

Genre: Thriller, Western
The Violent Men

The Violent Men

The Violent Men
IMDb: 7
96

A former Union Army officer plans to sell out to Anchor Ranch and move east with his fiancée, but the low price offered by Anchor’s crippled owner and the outfit’s…

Genre: Western
Marty

Marty

Marty
IMDb: 7.7
90

Marty, a butcher who lives in the Bronx with his mother is unmarried at 34. Good-natured but socially awkward he faces constant badgering from family and friends to get married…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Chief Crazy Horse

Chief Crazy Horse

Chief Crazy Horse
IMDb: 6.2
86

When young Crazy Horse, of whom great things were predicted, wins his bride, rival Little Big Man goes to villainous traders with evidence of gold in the sacred Lakota burial…

Genre: Western
Artists and Models

Artists and Models

Artists and Models
IMDb: 6.6
109

Eugene and Rick are two struggling artists who share apartment. However, Rick has problems with that, because Eugene is obsessed with pulp fiction comic books and has nightmares because of…

Genre: Comedy, Music
Smiles of a Summer Night

Smiles of a Summer Night

Smiles of a Summer Night
IMDb: 7.8
109

Early in the 20th century, middle-aged lawyer Fredrik Egerman and his young wife, Anne, have still not consummated their marriage, while Fredrik’s son finds himself increasingly attracted to his new…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
This Island Earth

This Island Earth

This Island Earth
IMDb: 5.9
87

Aliens have landed and are hiding on Earth, but need Earth’s scientists to help them fight an inter-planetary war.

The Sea Chase

The Sea Chase

The Sea Chase
IMDb: 6.5
117

As the Second World War breaks out, German freighter captain Karl Ehrlich is about to leave Sydney, Australia with his vessel, the Ergenstrasse. Ehrlich, an anti-Nazi but proud German, hopes…

Genre: Drama, War