Search results for "1955"
Abbott and Costello Meet the Keystone Kops

Abbott and Costello Meet the Keystone Kops

Abbott and Costello Meet the Keystone Kops
IMDb: 6.6
80

Harry and Willie are scammed into buying the Thomas Edison studio lot by a man named Gorman. They decide to follow Gorman’s trail to Hollywood where, unbeknownst to them, he…

Genre: Comedy
Apache Woman

Apache Woman

Apache Woman
IMDb: 4.9
69

A government agent ventures west to look into reports that Apaches are behind a recent wave of frontier attacks. Begins to suspect a set-up.

Genre: Western
The Littlest Outlaw

The Littlest Outlaw

The Littlest Outlaw
IMDb: 6.8
73

A little boy runs away with a star jumping horse after the horse is abused.

Genre: Drama, Family
Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
IMDb: 7.7
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…

The Tall Men

The Tall Men

The Tall Men
IMDb: 6.1
122

Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them….

Genre: Western
The Violent Men

The Violent Men

The Violent Men
IMDb: 7.1
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
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing

Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing

Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing
IMDb: 7.2
102

A widowed doctor of both Chinese and European descent falls in love with a married American correspondent in Hong Kong during China’s Communist revolution.

My Sister Eileen

My Sister Eileen

My Sister Eileen
IMDb: 7.1
108

Ruth and her beautiful sister Eileen come to New York’s Greenwich Village looking for “fame, fortune and a ‘For Rent’ sign on Barrow Street”. They find an apartment, but fame…

Lola Montès

Lola Montès

Lola Montès
IMDb: 7.7
116

The film tells the tragical story of the life of Lola Montes who was a great adventurer and stopped being the attraction of her circus after having been the lover…

Rififi

Rififi

Rififi
IMDb: 8.1
118

Out of prison after a five-year stretch, jewel thief Tony turns down a quick job his friend Jo offers him, until he discovers that his old girlfriend Mado has become…

Killer’s Kiss

Killer’s Kiss

Killer’s Kiss
IMDb: 5.6
68

The film revolves around Davey Gordon (Jamie Smith), a 29 year old welterweight New York boxer in the end of his career, and his relationship with a dancer and her…

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell
IMDb: 7.5
100

A dramatization of the American general and his court martial for publically complaining about High Command’s dismissal and neglect of the aerial fighting forces.

Genre: Biography, Drama, War
The Colditz Story

The Colditz Story

The Colditz Story
IMDb: 7.8
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, History, War
Female on the Beach

Female on the Beach

Female on the Beach
IMDb: 6.6
97

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

The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier
IMDb: 7.2
98

Three trappers become scouts for a cavalry captain (Guy Madison) who loses his fort to a hated colonel (Robert Preston).

A Story About Henry Ford

A Story About Henry Ford

A Story About Henry Ford
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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Hell’s Island

Hell’s Island

Hell’s Island
IMDb: 7.4
84

After being dumped by his fiancée, hard-drinking and depressed Mark Cormack (John Payne) loses his job in the Los Angeles district attorney’s office and serves as bouncer in a Las…

Untamed

Untamed

Untamed
IMDb: 7.1
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…

Battle Cry

Battle Cry

Battle Cry
IMDb: 6.4
149

The dramatic story of US marines in training, in combat and in love during World War II. The story centres on a major who guides the raw recruits from their…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Mister Roberts

Mister Roberts

Mister Roberts
IMDb: 6.9
123

A hilarious and heartfelt military comedy-drama co-directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, Mister Roberts stars Henry Fonda as an officer who’s yearning for battle but is stuck in the…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, War
Chiyari Fuji

Chiyari Fuji

Chiyari Fuji
IMDb: 8.1
94

A young samurai, Shojuro Sako, travels on the Tokaido to Edo with his two servants, Genta and Gonpachi. Gonpachi has been told by Shojuro’s mother to prevent his Master from…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy

Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy

Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy
IMDb: 6.7
79

When the murder of an archaeologist puts a valuable medallion into their hands, Abbott and Costello waste little time in trying to sell it, only to find themselves pursued by…

Footsteps in the Fog

Footsteps in the Fog

Footsteps in the Fog
IMDb: 7.2
90

A Victorian-era murder mystery about a parlour maid that discovers that her employer may have killed his first wife.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Man with the Gun

Man with the Gun

Man with the Gun
IMDb: 7.3
83

A stranger comes to town looking for his estranged wife. He finds her running the local girls. He also finds a town and sheriff afraid of their own shadow, scared…

Genre: Western
The Left Hand of God

The Left Hand of God

The Left Hand of God
IMDb: 6.3
87

A man in priestly robes, seemingly the long-awaited Father O’Shea, arrives at a little-frequented Catholic mission in 1947 China. Though the man seems curiously uncomfortable with his priestly duties, his…

Genre: Drama
Mr. Arkadin

Mr. Arkadin

Mr. Arkadin
IMDb: 7.6
93

Orson Welles’s “Mr. Arkadin” tells the story of an elusive billionaire who hires an American smuggler to investigate his past. Welles missed the editing deadline, so the producer handed over…

The Kentuckian

The Kentuckian

The Kentuckian
IMDb: 6.3
104

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

Genre: Action, Drama, Western
To Catch a Thief

To Catch a Thief

To Catch a Thief
IMDb: 7.5
106

To prevent being accused of the crimes, an ex-burglar must catch a thief who’s been copying his style.

The Seven Year Itch

The Seven Year Itch

The Seven Year Itch
IMDb: 7.2
105

With his family away for their annual summer holiday, Richard Sherman decides he has the opportunity to live a bachelor’s life. The beautiful but ditzy blonde from the apartment above…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Land of the Pharaohs

Land of the Pharaohs

Land of the Pharaohs
IMDb: 6.7
105

In ancient Egypt the Pharaoh Khufu is obsessed with acquiring gold and plans to take it all with him into the “second life.” To this end he enlists the aid…

Blood Alley

Blood Alley

Blood Alley
IMDb: 6.4
110

A merchant marine captain, rescued from the Chinese Communists by local visitors, is “shanghaied” into transporting the whole village to Hong Kong on an ancient paddle steamer.

The Court Jester

The Court Jester

The Court Jester
IMDb: 7.9
101

A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an usurper who has overthrown the rightful king of England.

It’s Always Fair Weather

It’s Always Fair Weather

It’s Always Fair Weather
IMDb: 7.1
102

Three World War II buddies promise to meet at a specified place and time 10 years after the war. They keep their word only to discover how far apart they’ve…

Daddy Long Legs

Daddy Long Legs

Daddy Long Legs
IMDb: 6.7
126

Wealthy American Jervis Pendleton III (Fred Astaire) has a chance encounter at a French orphanage with a cheerful 18-year-old resident, Julie Andre (Leslie Caron). He anonymously pays for her education…

The Cockleshell Heroes

The Cockleshell Heroes

The Cockleshell Heroes
IMDb: 6.7
97

During WW2, German ships are “safely” docked upriver at Bordeaux, but the British send a team of kayakers to attack them.

Genre: Action, Drama, War
The Tender Trap

The Tender Trap

The Tender Trap
IMDb: 6.4
111

Charlie Reader is a successful theater agent. He is also successful with young ladies. One day he is visited by his old friend Joe, married with three children. Joe falls…

The Eternal Sea

The Eternal Sea

The Eternal Sea
IMDb: 6.6
103

Biography of Admiral John Hoskins’ efforts to retain active command despite WW2 injury.

Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Pete Kelly’s Blues

Pete Kelly’s Blues

Pete Kelly’s Blues
IMDb: 6.5
95

In 1927 Kansas City Pete Kelly and his jazz band play nightly at a speakeasy. A local gangster starts to move in on them and when their drummer is killed…

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music
Bad Day at Black Rock

Bad Day at Black Rock

Bad Day at Black Rock
IMDb: 7.8
81

A stranger visits a tiny Western town determined to keep a horrible secret.

No Man’s Woman

No Man’s Woman

No Man’s Woman
IMDb: 6.3
70

A greedy, scheming woman is found murdered in her studio, and the police find that there is no shortage of suspects who wanted to see her dead–among them a rich…

Captain Lightfoot

Captain Lightfoot

Captain Lightfoot
IMDb: 6.4
92

A boggy swashbuckler of Irish freedom-fighter Michael Martin.

Revenge of the Creature

Revenge of the Creature

Revenge of the Creature
IMDb: 5.6
82

Men capture the creature from the Black Lagoon and make him an aquarium attraction, from which he escapes.

Run for Cover

Run for Cover

Run for Cover
IMDb: 6.7
93

Western that starts when a man (Matt Dow) is mistaken as a train robber. After the town’s sheriff shoots the kid he’s riding with, Dow clears his name and ends…

Genre: Action, Western
The Man from Bitter Ridge

The Man from Bitter Ridge

The Man from Bitter Ridge
IMDb: 6.1
80

The Man from Bitter Ridge is a film directed by Jack Arnold. Jeff Carr, a special investigator, arrives in Tomahawk. His assignment is to discover who has been holding up…

Genre: Romance, Western
Chief Crazy Horse

Chief Crazy Horse

Chief Crazy Horse
IMDb: 6.1
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…

Conquest of Space

Conquest of Space

Conquest of Space
IMDb: 5.8
81

A team of American astronauts leave their space station on the first mission to Mars, but the captain’s religious beliefs may get in the way.

Violent Saturday

Violent Saturday

Violent Saturday
IMDb: 6.9
90

Three men case a small town very carefully, with plans to rob the bank on the upcoming Saturday, which turns violent and deadly.

The Man from Laramie

The Man from Laramie

The Man from Laramie
IMDb: 7.4
104

Will Lockhart (James Stewart) becomes entangled in the happenings of Coronado, an isolated western town, after delivering supplies there. He is especially involved with the Waggomans, an influential ranching family,…

Genre: Western
Richard III

Richard III

Richard III
IMDb: 7.5
161

Shakespeare’s powerful tale of the wicked deformed king and his conquests, both on the battlefield and in the boudoir.

Oklahoma!

Oklahoma!

Oklahoma!
IMDb: 7.2
145

This joyous celebration of frontier life combines tender romance and violent passion in the Oklahoma Territory of the 1900’s, with a timeless score filled with unforgettable songs. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s…

Man Without a Star

Man Without a Star

Man Without a Star
IMDb: 7.0
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
The Ladykillers

The Ladykillers

The Ladykillers
IMDb: 7.8
91

A gang of five diverse oddball criminal types rent a two-room apartment in an old house on a London cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow with three pet parrots. The group’s…

Genre: Comedy, Crime