Search results for "1956"
On the Bowery

On the Bowery

On the Bowery
IMDb: 7.4
65

A mix of documentary and scripted footage on the Bowery, New York City’s skid row. Against a backdrop of men (and a few women) drinking in bars, talking and arguing,…

Genre: Documentary
The Intruder

The Intruder

The Intruder
IMDb: 5.7
100

A doctor saves a girl from suicide and marries her out of pity. Soon the evil man who had pushed her to the limit taking advantage of her re-enters her…

Genre: Drama
Season of the Sun

Season of the Sun

Season of the Sun
IMDb: 6.5
89

The film tells the story of a group of high school boxing team members who spend their days drinking, sailing and chasing girls, and who more often than not spend…

Helen of Troy

Helen of Troy

Helen of Troy
IMDb: 6.1
118

Prince Paris of Troy, shipwrecked on a mission to the king of Sparta, meets and falls for Queen Helen before he knows who she is. Rudely received by the royal…

Showdown at Abilene

Showdown at Abilene

Showdown at Abilene
IMDb: 6.1
80

Jim Trask, former sheriff of Abilene, returns to the town after fighting for the Confederacy to find everyone thought he was dead. His old friend Dave Mosely is now engaged…

Genre: Western
Shake, Rattle and Rock!

Shake, Rattle and Rock!

Shake, Rattle and Rock!
IMDb: 5.6
83

A TV star meets with opposition from adults who object to the opening of a rock ‘n’ roll palace for teens.

Genre: Music
House of Secrets

House of Secrets

House of Secrets
IMDb: 6.1
97

Police in Paris recruit an English ship’s officer (Michael Craig) to help trap counterfeiters by joining them.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Reprisal!

Reprisal!

Reprisal!
IMDb: 6.6
74

New ranch owner Frank Madden, half Indian but posing as white, arrives just as an all white jury finds the three white Shipley brothers who lynched three Indians innocent. There…

Genre: Western
Tea and Sympathy

Tea and Sympathy

Tea and Sympathy
IMDb: 7.3
122

Tom Lee is more interested in the arts than in sports, something that sits uneasily with both his father and his classmates. Tom’s school housemaster Bill Reynolds even gives him…

Genre: Drama
Three Men in a Boat

Three Men in a Boat

Three Men in a Boat
IMDb: 5.5
84

Three London gentlemen take a vacation rowing down the Thames, encountering various mishaps and misadventures along the way.

Genre: Comedy
Everything But the Truth

Everything But the Truth

Everything But the Truth
IMDb: 6.2
83

Upset with the prevarications of the adult world, Willie launches a truth-telling campaign at school, with the blessings of his pretty teacher Joan Madison.

Genre: Comedy
Stranger at My Door

Stranger at My Door

Stranger at My Door
IMDb: 6.6
85

Notorious outlaw Clay Anderson and gang rob the town bank and flee in separate directions. Riding hard, Clay’s horse goes lame and he is forced to pull-up at a nearby…

The Cruel Tower

The Cruel Tower

The Cruel Tower
IMDb: 5.9
79

The story of a bunch of hard-drinking steeplejacks.

Genre: Drama
Gunslinger

Gunslinger

Gunslinger
IMDb: 3.6
71

After her husband is gunned down, Rose Hood takes his place as sheriff of a small Western town.

Rebel in Town

Rebel in Town

Rebel in Town
IMDb: 6.7
78

Ex-Confederate Bedloe Mason and his four sons ride into a small Western town with robbery in mind. Hearing a suspicious “click,” Wes Mason whirls and shoots dead a boy playing…

Genre: Western
Bhowani Junction

Bhowani Junction

Bhowani Junction
IMDb: 6.4
110

Anglo-Indian Victoria Jones seeks her true identity amid the chaos of the British withdrawal from India.

The Long Arm

The Long Arm

The Long Arm
IMDb: 7.1
96

Scotland Yard detectives attempt to solve a spate of safe robberies across England beginning with clues found at the latest burglary in London. The film is notable for using a…

Genre: Drama, Mystery
The Great American Pastime

The Great American Pastime

The Great American Pastime
IMDb: 5.6
90

Bruce Hallerton becomes coach of the Panthers, a little league baseball team. The fact that an attractive widow has her son in the team causes problems with his wife.

Genre: Comedy
My Uncle Hyacinth

My Uncle Hyacinth

My Uncle Hyacinth
IMDb: 7.3
90

Jacinto, a former bullfighter who lives miserably with his nephew Pepote, receives a letter reminding he, as agreed a few days before, he should go to a bullfight to be…

Genre: Drama
The She-Creature

The She-Creature

The She-Creature
IMDb: 3.6
77

A mysterious hypnotist (Chester Morris) reverts his beautiful assistant (Marla English) back into the form of a prehistoric sea monster that she was in a past life.

The Railroad Man

The Railroad Man

The Railroad Man
IMDb: 7.7
115

Pietro Germi directs and stars in this masterpiece example of late Italian neo-realism. The stark tale centers on unfulfilled railroad worker Andrea (Germi). After his daughter’s marriage falls apart and…

Genre: Drama
Death in the Garden

Death in the Garden

Death in the Garden
IMDb: 6.8
104

Amid a revolution in a South American mining outpost, a band of fugitives – a roguish adventurer, a local hooker, a priest, an aging diamond miner and his deaf-mute daughter…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
Spring on Zarechnaya Street

Spring on Zarechnaya Street

Spring on Zarechnaya Street
IMDb: 7.6
96

An idealistic, sophisticated young woman meets a rough-around-the-edges, blue collar man and rejects him, only to find out later that they are destined for true love together, despite the fact…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Rainmaker

The Rainmaker

The Rainmaker
IMDb: 7
121

Lizzie Curry is on the verge of becoming a hopeless old maid. Her wit and intelligence and skills as a homemaker can’t make up for the fact that she’s just…

Crazed Fruit

Crazed Fruit

Crazed Fruit
IMDb: 7.3
86

Two brothers compete for the amorous favors of a young woman during a seaside summer of gambling, boating, and drinking.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Zarak

Zarak

Zarak
IMDb: 5.4
99

A notorious bandit develops a grudging respect for the English military man assigned to capture him.

The Monte Carlo Story

The Monte Carlo Story

The Monte Carlo Story
IMDb: 5.7
96

Stylish, sophisticated and absolutely broke, Dino (Vittorio De Sica) and Maria (Marlene Dietrich) pursue a romance until they realize neither of them has any money, which forces the gold diggers…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
It’s Never Too Late

It’s Never Too Late

It’s Never Too Late
IMDb: 6.1
N/A

When a sedate wife and mother decides her family takes her for granted, she pens a movie script — and it becomes a hit film. Suddenly faced with instant celebrity,…

Sunset in Naples

Sunset in Naples

Sunset in Naples
IMDb: 5.7
94

Two young men try to make it big as musicians.

Totò, lascia o raddoppia?

Totò, lascia o raddoppia?

Totò, lascia o raddoppia?
IMDb: 6.6
94

The penniless Duke decides to participate in “Lascia o raddoppia”, a TV quiz show, in order to win five million lira. Then two gangsters bet between themselves on his success…

Genre: Comedy
Stars in Your Eyes

Stars in Your Eyes

Stars in Your Eyes
IMDb: 6
97

A group of feisty, talented young performers pool their resources and buy a dilapidated theatre to showcase their acts – but unscrupulous property developers also want the theatre and resort…

Genre: Comedy, Music
Lovers and Lollipops

Lovers and Lollipops

Lovers and Lollipops
IMDb: 7
82

Ann, an attractive widowed New York model, lives in an apartment with her daughter Peggy. The courtship of Ann by visiting engineer Larry, and accompanying misadventures, are seen alternately from…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Warning from Space

Warning from Space

Warning from Space
IMDb: 4.5
87

The citizens of Tokyo panic when they see UFOs in the sky. The aliens are benign, however, and have come to warn of a runaway planetoid known as Planet R…

Her Bridal Night

Her Bridal Night

Her Bridal Night
IMDb: 5.6
95

A country girl is discovered by a Paris magazine, and becomes a top model.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure

The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure

The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure
TMDb: 10
30 min

Sons of the great detective Fenton Hardy, Frank and Joe are eager to impress their father with their mystery solving skills. When an opportunity comes to help prove the new…

Status: Ended
Guilty?

Guilty?

Guilty?
IMDb: 5.9
93

Convinced that a wartime resistance heroine is innocent of a murder charge, Nap Rumbold, a solicitor / private detective travels to France searching for evidence to clear her name.

Genre: Drama
Safari

Safari

Safari
IMDb: 5.7
90

Wealthy eccentric Sir Vincent Brampton and his fiancée Linda Latham hire Ken Duffield to lead them on a jungle hunt. Duffield is looking for the murderer of his son; he…

Genre: Adventure
Aparajito

Aparajito

Aparajito
IMDb: 8.4
110

The Unvanquished is the second part of the Apu film trilogy about the boy, Apu who gets a scholarship to study at a College in Calcutta. His mother is alone…

Genre: Drama
Loser Takes All

Loser Takes All

Loser Takes All
IMDb: 5.3
88

Bertrand, an accountant employed by a large London firm, is called to the office of the Managing Director, Dreuther, to explain a mistake in the accounts. Dreuther is highly impressed…

Genre: Comedy
The Opposite Sex

The Opposite Sex

The Opposite Sex
IMDb: 6.1
117

Former radio singer Kay learns from her gossipy friends that her husband, Steve, has had an affair with chorus girl Crystal. Devastated, Kay tries to ignore the information, but when…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance