Search results for "1957"
Wild is the Wind

Wild is the Wind

Wild is the Wind
IMDb: 7.1
114

Wild Is the Wind represents a (perhaps deliberate) reversal of the situation in The Rose Tattoo (1955). Whereas in Tattoo, Anna Magnani played a widow who could never find a…

Genre: Drama
Peyton Place

Peyton Place

Peyton Place
IMDb: 7.2
151

Grace Metalious’ once-notorious bestseller Peyton Place is given a lavish — and necessarily toned-down — film treatment in this deluxe 20th Century-Fox production. Set during WWII, the film concentrates on…

Genre: Drama
Men in War

Men in War

Men in War
IMDb: 7.3
102

In Korea, on 6 September 1950, Lieutenant Benson’s platoon finds itself isolated in enemy-held territory after a retreat. Soon they are joined by Sergeant Montana, whose overriding concern is caring…

Genre: Drama, War
The Abominable Snowman

The Abominable Snowman

The Abominable Snowman
IMDb: 6.5
91

A kindly English botanist and a gruff American promoter lead an expedition to the Himalayas in search of the legendary Yeti.

Genre: Adventure
The Monster That Challenged the World

The Monster That Challenged the World

The Monster That Challenged the World
IMDb: 5.8
84

Giants Mollusks are released from the earth by an earthquake and start killing people.

Plunder Road

Plunder Road

Plunder Road
IMDb: 6.9
72

A spectacular heist starts to unravel as the crooks take it on the lam.

The Story of Mankind

The Story of Mankind

The Story of Mankind
IMDb: 4.9
100

The Spirit of Man (Ronald Colman) debates history with the devil (Vincent Price) before a court of fate, because of the hydrogen bomb.

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
The Tarnished Angels

The Tarnished Angels

The Tarnished Angels
IMDb: 7.2
91

Story of a friendship between an eccentric journalist and a daredevil barnstorming pilot.

Genre: Drama
Cinderella

Cinderella

Cinderella
IMDb: 7.7
77

The first of three TV-versions of the classic fairy tale that featured a Rodgers and Hammerstein score and was performed in front of a live audience.

A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms
IMDb: 5.9
152

A Farewell to Arms is a 1957 American drama film directed by Charles Vidor. The screenplay by Ben Hecht, based in part on a 1930 play by Laurence Stallings, was…

Genre: Drama, War
April Love

April Love

April Love
IMDb: 6.2
97

A teenager (Pat Boone), recently in trouble with the police, is sent to live with his aunt and uncle on their Kentucky farm in order to rediscover life’s values. Director…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Boy on a Dolphin

Boy on a Dolphin

Boy on a Dolphin
IMDb: 6.2
111

Phaedra is a poor sponge diver on the lovely Greek isle of Hydra. While diving, she discovers an ancient brass and gold stature of a boy riding a dolphin, which…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
IMDb: 7.1
93

To save his career, an ad man wants a sex symbol to endorse a lipstick. But she wants something too: he has to pretend to be her new lover.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Quiet Gun

The Quiet Gun

The Quiet Gun
IMDb: 6.4
77

A mild mannered sheriff must fight both a hired gun and local anti-Indian bigotry in a small frontier town.

Genre: Western
Legend of the Lost

Legend of the Lost

Legend of the Lost
IMDb: 6.1
109

American ne’er-do-well Joe January is hired to take Paul Bonnard on an expedition into the desert in search of treasure.

Genre: Adventure, Drama
The Burglar

The Burglar

The Burglar
IMDb: 6.7
90

Burglar Nat Harbin (Dan Duryea) and his two associates set their sights on wealthy spiritualist Sister Sarah, who has inherited a fortune — including a renowned emerald necklace — from…

Gun for a Coward

Gun for a Coward

Gun for a Coward
IMDb: 6.1
88

A young cowboy, whose dedication to the principles of peace and reason has earned him a reputation for cowardice, overcomes his psychological aversion to violence after his elder brother unjustly…

Genre: Western
All Mine To Give

All Mine To Give

All Mine To Give
IMDb: 7.1
103

This is a story based on fact that follows a husband and wife who emigrate from Scotland to Wisconsin in the 1850’s. They work very hard and become welcome citizens…

Genre: Drama, Family
The True Story of Jesse James

The True Story of Jesse James

The True Story of Jesse James
IMDb: 6.3
92

Having fought with the Confederacy during the Civil War, Jesse James and his brother Frank dream of a farm life in Missouri. Harassed by Union sympathizers, they assemble a gang…

Hellcats of the Navy

Hellcats of the Navy

Hellcats of the Navy
IMDb: 5.4
82

Future “first couple” Ronald Reagan and Nancy Davis made their only joint film appearance in Hellcats of the Navy. Ronnie plays Casey Abbott, commander of a WW2 submarine, while Nancy…

Genre: Drama, War
Raintree County

Raintree County

Raintree County
IMDb: 6.4
168

A graduating poet/teacher falls in love with a Southern woman, and then the Civil War and her past create problems.

Genre: Drama, War, Western
Town on Trial

Town on Trial

Town on Trial
IMDb: 6.8
95

When an attractive young girl is murdered, suspicion falls on several members of the local tennis club. It falls to Police Inspector Halloran to sort out all the red herrings,…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
The Giant Claw

The Giant Claw

The Giant Claw
IMDb: 5.3
75

Global panic ensues when it is revealed that a mysterious UFO is actually a giant turkey-like bird that flies at supersonic speed and has no regard for life or architecture.

The Black Scorpion

The Black Scorpion

The Black Scorpion
IMDb: 4.9
88

Giant scorpions wreck havoc after being released due to volcanic activity

No Down Payment

No Down Payment

No Down Payment
IMDb: 6.6
105

Set in a California subdivision, the story follows four couples who have bought homes and are neighbors. Among the problems facing the couples are alcoholism, racism, and promiscuity. The story…

Genre: Drama
Les Girls

Les Girls

Les Girls
IMDb: 7.1
114

After writing a tell-all book about her days in the dance troupe “Barry Nichols and Les Girls”, Sybil Wren is sued for libeling her fellow dancer Angele. A Rashômon style…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical
Jet Pilot

Jet Pilot

Jet Pilot
IMDb: 6.8
112

John Wayne stars as U.S. Air Force aviator Jim Shannon, who’s tasked with escorting a Soviet pilot (Janet Leigh) claiming — at the height of the Cold War — that…

Genre: Drama, War
Eight Hours of Terror

Eight Hours of Terror

Eight Hours of Terror
IMDb: 6.9
88

A bus making its precarious way across a winding mountain road picks up some unwelcome passengers.

Genre: Crime
Decision at Sundown

Decision at Sundown

Decision at Sundown
IMDb: 6.9
77

Bart Allison arrives in Sundown after a three year search for Tate Kimbrough. Although it is Kimbrough’s wedding day, Allison makes it clear he blames him for the death of…

Genre: Western
Man in the Shadow

Man in the Shadow

Man in the Shadow
IMDb: 6.6
80

In effect, modern cow town Spurline is run by Virgil Renchler, owner of the Golden Empire Ranch. One night, two of Virgil’s henchmen go a little too far and beat…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Edge of the City

Edge of the City

Edge of the City
IMDb: 6.6
85

An army deserter and a black dock worker join forces against a corrupt union official.

Genre: Drama
Silk Stockings

Silk Stockings

Silk Stockings
IMDb: 7.5
117

A musical remake of Ninotchka: After three bumbling Soviet agents fail in their mission to retrieve a straying Soviet composer from Paris, the beautiful, ultra-serious Ninotchka is sent to complete…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical
The Guns of Fort Petticoat

The Guns of Fort Petticoat

The Guns of Fort Petticoat
IMDb: 6.7
82

Opposing his commanding officer’s decision to attack a group of innocent Indians and wipe them out, Lt. Frank Hewitt leaves his post and heads home to Texas. He knows that…

Genre: War, Western
Night Passage

Night Passage

Night Passage
IMDb: 6.4
90

Grant MacLaine, a former railroad troubleshooter, lost his job after letting his outlaw brother, the Utica Kid, escape. After spending five years wandering the west and earning his living playing…

HDHell Drivers

Hell Drivers

Hell Drivers
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IMDb: 7.2
108

An ex-con trying to go clean ends up working for a crooked trucking company swindling money.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
HDThe Tall T

The Tall T

The Tall T
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IMDb: 7.4
78

Having lost his horse in a bet, Pat Brennan hitches a ride with a stagecoach carrying newlyweds, Willard and Doretta Mims. At the next station the coach and its passengers…

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Genre: Western
HDHeaven Knows, Mr. Allison

Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison

Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison
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IMDb: 7.4
108

In 1944, in South Pacific, the castaway Marine Corporal Allison drifts in a raft to the Tuasiva Island, where he meets Sister Angela. She tells him that she is the…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
HDRevolt at Fort Laramie

Revolt at Fort Laramie

Revolt at Fort Laramie
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IMDb: 5.4
73

At the breaking of the Civil War the garrison of Fort Laramie splits between the sympathezers of the two different factions, but when the fort is attacked by the Sioux,…

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Genre: War, Western
HDDesk Set

Desk Set

Desk Set
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IMDb: 7.3
103

Two extremely strong personalities clash over the computerization of a TV network’s research department.

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Genre: Comedy
HDLe Notti Bianche

Le Notti Bianche

Le Notti Bianche
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IMDb: 7.8
101

A lonely clerk attempts to win the love of a woman who still awaits the return of her long-absent suitor.

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Genre: Drama