Search results for "1955"
The Square Jungle

The Square Jungle

The Square Jungle
IMDb: 6.5
86

Grocery clerk Eddie Quaid, in danger of losing his father to alcoholism and his girl Julie through lack of career prospects, goes into boxing.

Genre: Drama
Teen-Age Crime Wave

Teen-Age Crime Wave

Teen-Age Crime Wave
IMDb: 3.6
77

A delinquent girl involves an innocent friend in an armed robbery followed by a jail-break and hostage-taking with her equally delinquent boyfriend.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Radio Stories

Radio Stories

Radio Stories
IMDb: 7.2
95

Three short stories based on radio competitions, all linked by speaker Gabriel and his fiancee. Two inventors who want to patent a piston and need money, a thief who answers…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Value for Money

Value for Money

Value for Money
IMDb: 5.9
90

A wealthy young man (Gregson) from Yorkshire visits a London nightclub and meets a performer (Dors). She decides to take him for every penny he is worth, and he decides…

Genre: Comedy
As Long as They’re Happy

As Long as They’re Happy

As Long as They’re Happy
IMDb: 5.2
91

The suburban peace of the Bentley household is shattered when John Bentley is informed by his wife Stella that their two married daughters, Pat and Corrine are in trouble and…

Genre: Comedy, Music
The Time of His Life

The Time of His Life

The Time of His Life
IMDb: 5.8
74

Mr Pastry’s social climbing daughter, president of a society for the rehabilitation for ex-convicts, hides the fact that her father is himself a prisoner. When he is released and arrives…

Genre: Comedy
The Miracle of Marcelino

The Miracle of Marcelino

The Miracle of Marcelino
IMDb: 7.1
91

Left on the doorstep of a monastery as an infant, Marcelino was raised by the monks. He was well-cared for but lonely and missed having a mother. One day he…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Dial 999

Dial 999

Dial 999
IMDb: 6
86

A man tells his wife that the police are after him for having killed a bookie during an alcoholic binge, but that he is innocent and is being framed for…

Man On A Bus

Man On A Bus

Man On A Bus
IMDb: 5.1
29

Six people who have emigrated to Israel from different countries are all on a bus traveling through the Negev Desert. They find themselves stranded overnight in the bus. To pass…

The Purple Mask

The Purple Mask

The Purple Mask
IMDb: 6
82

France, 1803: 11 years after the Revolution, a royalist underground is led by a new ‘Scarlet Pimpernel’, the Purple Mask, who rescues nobles in distress and kidnaps Napoleon’s officials for…

Genre: Adventure
Stock Car

Stock Car

Stock Car
IMDb: 5.8
68

Katie attempts to save her father’s failing garage, after he is killed during a stock car race. She is assisted by an American driver, Larry Duke, but unfortunately one of…

Genre: Drama
One Desire

One Desire

One Desire
IMDb: 6.1
94

The “one desire” of ex-gambler Clint Saunders and bar woman Tacey Cromwell is to escape their shady former lives and settle down to respectability. With Clint’s younger brother and an…

Genre: Drama
Track the Man Down

Track the Man Down

Track the Man Down
IMDb: 6.1
75

A newspaper reporter finds himself drawn into the aftermath of a racetrack robbery.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Air Strike

Air Strike

Air Strike
IMDb: 4.7
67

Tasked with training a group of untested new recruits, a no-nonsense Navy commander faces a host of challenges as he attempts to transform the greenhorns into a squadron of crackerjack…

Genre: Drama, War
Illegal

Illegal

Illegal
IMDb: 7
88

A hugely successful DA goes into private practice after sending a man to the chair — only to find out later he was innocent. Now the drunken attorney only seems…

I Am a Camera

I Am a Camera

I Am a Camera
IMDb: 6.4
98

Just before the Nazis ascend to power in Berlin, Chris, an aspiring novelist from England, meets flamboyant cabaret entertainer Sally Bowles and an unusual friendship is born. As Sally feeds…

Genre: Drama
Women’s Prison

Women’s Prison

Women’s Prison
IMDb: 6.5
79

A crusading psychiatrist battles a sadistic female warden to improve conditions at a women’s prison.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Francis in the Navy

Francis in the Navy

Francis in the Navy
IMDb: 5.8
80

In the U. S. Army intelligence office, bumbling lieutenant Peter Stirling receives a coded message from his friend, Francis, a talking mule. The note urges Pete to hurry to the…

The Glass Cage

The Glass Cage

The Glass Cage
IMDb: 5.5
59

A circus barker stages a sensational new act, the world’s longest fast undertaken by “Sapolio”, on view in a glass cage. But this act also results in several murders, a…

Genre: Crime
The Private War of Major Benson

The Private War of Major Benson

The Private War of Major Benson
IMDb: 6.5
105

A Major noted for advancing with his mouth before thinking is given a choice: to be drummed out of the Army, or take command of and shape up the ROTC…

The Green Music Box

The Green Music Box

The Green Music Box
IMDb: 5.8
90

Ruriko’s father is a well known scientist who’s involved in secret research that even his family doesn’t know about. Ever since he moved up to the research laboratory in Hokkaido,…

Five Guns West

Five Guns West

Five Guns West
IMDb: 5.1
78

During the Civil War, five condemned Southern prisoners are plucked off Death Row and promised pardons on the condition that they undertake a mission to head west and bring back…

Genre: Action, Western
Santa Fe Passage

Santa Fe Passage

Santa Fe Passage
IMDb: 5.9
91

A disgraced Indian scout and his partner are hired to escort a wagonload of guns through Indian territory.

Geordie

Geordie

Geordie
IMDb: 6.9
95

Concerned about his small stature, a young Scottish boy applies for a mail-order body building course, successfully gaining both height and strength. The film was released as “Wee Geordie” in…

The Ship That Died of Shame

The Ship That Died of Shame

The Ship That Died of Shame
IMDb: 6.8
95

After World War II the crew of a motor gunboat join together to buy their old vessel and go into business for themselves. This may sound like a laudable scheme,…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Pather Panchali

Pather Panchali

Pather Panchali
IMDb: 8.4
125

Impoverished priest Harihar Ray, dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work.

Genre: Drama
Back to School

Back to School

Back to School
IMDb: 7.4
24

In a small village in Provence, on the first day of school, a young boy throws his bag into the river on a bet, and the retrieval of it leads…

Picnic

Picnic

Picnic
IMDb: 7.1
109

Labor Day in a small Kansas farm town. Hal, a burly and resolute drifter, jumps off a dusty freight train car with the purpose of visiting Alan, a former college…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Cult of the Cobra

Cult of the Cobra

Cult of the Cobra
IMDb: 5.7
82

While stationed in Asia, six American G.I.’s witness the secret ritual of Lamians (worshipers of women who can change into serpents). When discovered by the cult, the High Lamian Priest…

Genre: Horror
Mr. Arkadin

Mr. Arkadin

Mr. Arkadin
IMDb: 7.2
99

Claiming that he doesn’t know his own past, a rich man enlists an ex-con with an odd bit of detective work. Gregory Arkadin says he can’t remember anything before the…

Six Bridges to Cross

Six Bridges to Cross

Six Bridges to Cross
IMDb: 6.8
96

Follow the evolution of a small time juvenile delinquent hood to a big time racketeer. Based on the famous 1950 Brinks Robbery in Boston that netted the crooks $2.5 million….

Genre: Crime, Drama
Guys and Dolls

Guys and Dolls

Guys and Dolls
IMDb: 7.2
150

Gambler Nathan Detroit has few options for the location of his big craps game. Needing $1,000 to pay a garage owner to host the game, Nathan bets Sky Masterson that…

The Virgin Queen

The Virgin Queen

The Virgin Queen
IMDb: 6.7
92

Sir Walter Raleigh overcomes court intrigue to win favor with the Queen in order to get financing for a proposed voyage to the New World.

School for Love

School for Love

School for Love
IMDb: 5.2
96

At the Conservatory of Vienna the student only have eyes for their beautiful singing teacher, tenor Eric Walter.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
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
Smiles of a Summer Night

Smiles of a Summer Night

Smiles of a Summer Night
IMDb: 7.7
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
Diabolique

Diabolique

Diabolique
IMDb: 8.1
117

The cruel and abusive headmaster of a boarding school, Michel Delassalle, is murdered by an unlikely duo — his meek wife and the mistress he brazenly flaunts. The women become…

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
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