Search results for "1955"
Sissi

Sissi

Sissi
IMDb: 7
102

The young Bavarian princess Elisabeth, who all call Sissi, goes with her mother and older sister Néné to Austria where Néné will be wed to an emperor named Franz Joseph,…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Shree 420

Shree 420

Shree 420
IMDb: 7.9
168

The story of a small-town man who comes to make it big in the city, where he is almost instantly relieved of all his possessions. Homeless and penniless, he is…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Phil Silvers Show

The Phil Silvers Show

The Phil Silvers Show
TMDb: 6.533
30 min

The Phil Silvers Show, originally titled You’ll Never Get Rich, was a sitcom which ran on CBS from 1955 to 1959 for 142 episodes, plus a 1959 special. The series…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
The End of the Affair

The End of the Affair

The End of the Affair
IMDb: 6.6
105

During the 1940s, Maurice Bendrix, a writer recently discharged from the armed service, falls in love with Sarah Miles, whom he interviews for a book. Sarah is married, but she…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Queen Bee

Queen Bee

Queen Bee
IMDb: 6.7
95

A devilish Southern woman, married to a man who despises her, manages to manipulate those around her under the guise of being kind. But, when her sister-in-law is engaged to…

Genre: Drama
Hold Back Tomorrow

Hold Back Tomorrow

Hold Back Tomorrow
IMDb: 6.6
75

Suicidal hooker Cleo Moore agrees to spend the night with condemned prisoner John Agar in this Hugo Haas film noir.

Genre: Drama, Romance
2×2 Are Sometimes 5

2×2 Are Sometimes 5

2×2 Are Sometimes 5
IMDb: 6.8
90

One of the most popular musical comedies of the 1950s starts with flirting between a bohemian sport pilot and a serious mathematics teacher. The lesson is that in life, not…

Genre: Comedy
This is Your Life (UK)

This is Your Life (UK)

This is Your Life (UK)
TMDb: 6.3
30 min

This is Your Life is a British biographical television documentary, based on the 1952 American show of the same name. It was hosted by Eamonn Andrews from 1955 until 1964,…

Status: Canceled
Genre: Documentary
The Moon Has Risen

The Moon Has Risen

The Moon Has Risen
IMDb: 7.1
102

Mokichi is the widowed father of three daughters, with whom he lives on the premises of a temple since the war. In the film all three daughters become involved in…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Forever a Woman

Forever a Woman

Forever a Woman
IMDb: 7.7
109

Fumiko, mother of two children and wife of an unfaithful man, shares her family life with her budding vocation as a poet. The beginning of her successful literary career coincides…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
IMDb: 6.4
13

Ballet performed to Dukas’ “The Sorceror’s Apprentice”.

Genre: Fantasy, Music
Hyde and Hare

Hyde and Hare

Hyde and Hare
IMDb: 7.3
7

Bugs Bunny manages to get himself adopted by kindly Dr. Jekyll, but is surprised when his benefactor turns into the horrible Mr. Hyde after drinking a potion.

Genre: Animation, Comedy
Diamond Machine

Diamond Machine

Diamond Machine
IMDb: 5.2
98

A group of bandits conspire to kidnap a scientist who can help them manufacture diamonds.Unbeknownst to them , the FBI is already on their case.

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Grand Manoeuvre

The Grand Manoeuvre

The Grand Manoeuvre
IMDb: 6.7
106

Armand, a boastful womaniser, makes a bet that he can seduce any girl he wants. He soon crosses paths with a beautiful Parisian divorcee, who is nothing like anyone he…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Wiretapper

Wiretapper

Wiretapper
IMDb: 5.8
80

A cash-strapped electrical engineer with a criminal past vows to go straight when he marries his longtime girlfriend, but he has second thoughts when the mob offers big money for…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Marital Relations

Marital Relations

Marital Relations
IMDb: 7.4
121

The story of a couple, a spoiled son and a down-to-earth girl, in Osaka in the early Showa era. The film won the prestigious Blue Ribbon awards for best director,…

Genre: Drama
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
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
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
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…

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
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…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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
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…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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