Search results for "1956"
Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great
IMDb: 5.9
136

He was a fierce military commander who led huge armies into battle without a single defeat; a magnificent warrior who many believed was part god – this was Alexander the…

War and Peace

War and Peace

War and Peace
IMDb: 6.8
208

Napoleon’s tumultuous relations with Russia including his disastrous 1812 invasion serve as the backdrop for the tangled personal lives of two aristocratic families.

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The Searchers

The Searchers

The Searchers
IMDb: 8.0
119

As a Civil War veteran spends years searching for a young niece captured by Indians, his motivation becomes increasingly questionable.

The Bad Seed

The Bad Seed

The Bad Seed
IMDb: 7.5
129

Young Rhoda Penmark is sweet, smart … and inherently evil! After a school chum dies during a picnic, no one suspects Rhoda, except the janitor of her apartment building. But…

Moby Dick

Moby Dick

Moby Dick
IMDb: 7.4
116

In 1841, young Ishmael signs up for service abroad the Pequod, a whaler sailing out of New Bedford. The ship is under the command of Captain Ahab, a strict disciplinarian…

Carousel

Carousel

Carousel
IMDb: 6.8
128

Billy Bigelow has been dead for 15 years. Now outside the pearly gates, he long ago waived his right to go back to Earth for a day. He has heard…

Backlash

Backlash

Backlash
IMDb: 6.6
84

Jim Slater’s father (whom he never knew) died in the Apache ambush at Gila Valley, and Jim is searching for the one survivor, who supposedly went for help but disappeared…

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Invasion of the Body Snatchers
IMDb: 7.8
80

A small-town doctor learns that the population of his community is being replaced by emotionless alien duplicates.

The Wrong Man

The Wrong Man

The Wrong Man
IMDb: 7.5
105

True story of an innocent man mistaken for a criminal.

Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

Godzilla, King of the Monsters!
IMDb: 6.6
80

A 400-foot (122-meter) dinosaur-like beast, awoken from undersea hibernation off the Japanese coast by atomic-bomb testing, attacks Tokyo.

Raw Edge

Raw Edge

Raw Edge
IMDb: 6.3
76

A Texan arrives in Oregon and seeks justice for his innocently-hanged brother

The King and Four Queens

The King and Four Queens

The King and Four Queens
IMDb: 6.1
86

Opportunistic con man Dan Kehoe ingratiates himself with the cantankerous mother of four outlaws and their beautiful widows in order to find their hidden gold.

The Last Wagon

The Last Wagon

The Last Wagon
IMDb: 7.0
98

When a handful of settlers survive an Apache attack on their wagon train they must put their lives into the hands of Comanche Todd, a white man who has lived…

Anastasia

Anastasia

Anastasia
IMDb: 7.1
105

Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the Russian throne. While…

Around the World in Eighty Days

Around the World in Eighty Days

Around the World in Eighty Days
IMDb: 6.8
167

Based on the famous book by Jules Verne the movie follows Phileas Fogg on his journey around the world. Which has to be completed within 80 days, a very short…

The Harder They Fall

The Harder They Fall

The Harder They Fall
IMDb: 7.6
109

Jobless sportswriter Eddie Willis is hired by corrupt fight promoter Nick Benko to promote his current protégé, an unknown Argentinian boxer named Toro Moreno. Although Moreno is a hulking giant,…

The Swan

The Swan

The Swan
IMDb: 6.5
104

Princess Beatrice’s days of enjoying the regal life are numbered unless her only daughter, Princess Alexandra, makes a good impression on a distant cousin when he pays a surprise visit…

Jubal

Jubal

Jubal
IMDb: 7.1
100

Jubal Troop is a cowboy who is found in a weakened condition, without a horse. He is given shelter at Shep Horgan’s large ranch, where he quickly makes an enemy…

Lust for Life

Lust for Life

Lust for Life
IMDb: 7.4
122

An intense and imaginative artist, revered Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh possesses undeniable talent, but he is plagued by mental problems and frustrations with failure. Supported by his brother, Theo,…

Between Heaven and Hell

Between Heaven and Hell

Between Heaven and Hell
IMDb: 6.6
94

Sam Gifford remembers : In prewar years he was an arrogant southern cotton plantation owner, married to the daughter of a colonel. At the beginning of the war he was…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Hot Blood

Hot Blood

Hot Blood
IMDb: 6.0
85

Stephen Torino (Wilde), who is tricked by his brother Marco (Adler) into an arranged marriage with tempestuous Annie Caldash (Russell). Annie is willing to give the union a go, but…

Genre: Drama, Musical
The Brave One

The Brave One

The Brave One
IMDb: 6.8
100

A young Mexican boy tirelessly tries to save his pet bull from death at the hands of a celebrated matador.

Genre: Drama, Family
A Day of Fury

A Day of Fury

A Day of Fury
IMDb: 6.2
78

A Day Of Fury stars Jock Mahoney as town marshal Alan Burnett, whose life is saved by a stranger he meets on the trail. His rescuer turns out to be…

Genre: Western
Meet Me in Las Vegas

Meet Me in Las Vegas

Meet Me in Las Vegas
IMDb: 6.1
112

Chuck Redwell is a gambling cowboy who discovers that he’s lucky at the roulette wheel if he holds hands with dancer Marie. However, Marie doesn’t like to hold hands with…

A Town Like Alice

A Town Like Alice

A Town Like Alice
IMDb: 7.2
117

In 1941, The advancing Japanese army captures a lot of British territory very quickly. The men are sent off to labor camps, but they have no plan on what to…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
23 Paces to Baker Street

23 Paces to Baker Street

23 Paces to Baker Street
IMDb: 7.0
103

Philip Hannon, a blind playwright living in London, overhears part of a conversation , that leads him into a desperate race, to find a kidnapped child. When he gets no…

Earth vs. the Flying Saucers

Earth vs. the Flying Saucers

Earth vs. the Flying Saucers
IMDb: 6.4
83

Test space rockets exploding at liftoff and increased reporting of UFO sightings culminate in a direct attempt by alien survivors of a dead, extra-galactic civilization to invade Earth from impervious…

The Black Sleep

The Black Sleep

The Black Sleep
IMDb: 6.1
82

In 19th century England, a noted brain surgeon rescues a former student from being hanged on a false conviction for murder, and spirits him away to an ancient, repurposed abbey…

Un condamné à mort s’est échappé ou Le vent souffle où il veut

Un condamné à mort s’est échappé ou Le vent souffle où il veut

Un condamné à mort s’est échappé ou Le vent souffle où il veut
IMDb: 8.2
99

A captured French Resistance fighter during World War II engineers a daunting escape from prison.

Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
The Great Locomotive Chase

The Great Locomotive Chase

The Great Locomotive Chase
IMDb: 7.1
85

During the Civil War, a Union spy, Andrews, is asked to lead a band of Union soldiers into the South so that they could destroy the railway system. However, things…

While the City Sleeps

While the City Sleeps

While the City Sleeps
IMDb: 6.8
100

Newspaper men compete against each other to find a serial killer dubbed “The Lipstick Killer”

The Proud Ones

The Proud Ones

The Proud Ones
IMDb: 6.3
94

Robert Ryan plays an aging sheriff responsible for law and order in a frontier cattle town. Virginia Mayo plays his fiancee. As if handling wild cattle drovers isn’t enough, a…

Genre: Action, Western
The Violent Years

The Violent Years

The Violent Years
IMDb: 6.2
65

A newspaper publisher’s daughter suffers from neglect by her parents. She and her friends turn to crime by dressing up like men, holding up gas stations, raping young men at…

The Gamma People

The Gamma People

The Gamma People
IMDb: 5.9
79

An American reporter smells a story when he is stranded in an Iron Curtain country where the local dictator is using gamma rays to transform children into mutated henchmen.

Pursuit of the Graf Spee

Pursuit of the Graf Spee

Pursuit of the Graf Spee
IMDb: 6.7
119

In the opening years of World War II the Royal Navy was fighting a desperate battle to keep the Atlantic convoy routes open and the British Isles supplied. Of great…

Hilda Crane

Hilda Crane

Hilda Crane
IMDb: 7.3
87

After two failed marriages, a disillusioned woman returns to her hometown to start life anew. Director Philip Dunne’s 1956 drama stars Jean Simmons, Guy Madison, Jean Pierre Aumont, Judith Evelyn,…

Genre: Drama
D-Day the Sixth of June

D-Day the Sixth of June

D-Day the Sixth of June
IMDb: 7.8
106

En route to Normandy, an American and a British officer reminisce in flashback about their romances with the same woman.

Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
IMDb: 7.2
80

A newspaper publisher, wanting to prove a point about the insufficiency of circumstantial evidence, talks his possible son-in-law Tom into a hoax in an attempt to expose ineptitude of the…

The Last Hunt

The Last Hunt

The Last Hunt
IMDb: 6.3
108

A buffalo hunter (Stewart Granger) has a falling-out with his partner (Robert Taylor), who kills for fun.

Genre: Drama, Western
The Killing

The Killing

The Killing
IMDb: 6.7
85

Career criminal Johnny Clay recruits a sharpshooter, a crooked police officer, a bartender and a betting teller named George, among others, for one last job before he goes straight and…