Search results for "1957"
The Enemy Below

The Enemy Below

The Enemy Below
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97

The American destroyer escort, the USS Haynes commanded by Robert Mitchum, detects a German U-Boat, commanded by Curt Jürgens, resulting in a prolonged, deadly battle of wits.

Old Yeller

Old Yeller

Old Yeller
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83

Young Travis Coates is left to take care of the family ranch with his mother and younger brother while his father goes off on a cattle drive in the 1860s….

The Three Faces of Eve

The Three Faces of Eve

The Three Faces of Eve
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91

Classic dramatization of America’s best-known case of a woman suffering from multiple personality disorder, and her road to recovery.

Genre: Drama, Mystery
Raintree County

Raintree County

Raintree County
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168

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

Genre: Drama, Romance
Legend of the Lost

Legend of the Lost

Legend of the Lost
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109

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

A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms
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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, Romance, War
Peyton Place

Peyton Place

Peyton Place
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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, Romance
Wild Is the Wind

Wild Is the Wind

Wild Is the Wind
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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, Romance
Plunder Road

Plunder Road

Plunder Road
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72

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

Genre: Crime, Drama
April Love

April Love

April Love
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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
The Tarnished Angels

The Tarnished Angels

The Tarnished Angels
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91

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

Genre: Drama
All Mine to Give

All Mine to Give

All Mine to Give
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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…

The Story of Mankind

The Story of Mankind

The Story of Mankind
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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
The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai
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161

The classic story of English POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors. British and American intelligence officers conspire to blow…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Paths of Glory

Paths of Glory

Paths of Glory
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88

During World War I, commanding officer General Broulard (Adolphe Menjou) orders his subordinate, General Mireau (George Macready), to attack a German trench position, offering a promotion as an incentive. Though…

Genre: Drama, War
Forty Guns

Forty Guns

Forty Guns
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79

An authoritarian rancher, Barbara Stanwyck, who rules an Arizona county with her private posse of hired guns. When a new Marshall arrives to set things straight, the cattle queen finds…

Genre: Action, Western
The Abominable Snowman

The Abominable Snowman

The Abominable Snowman
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91

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

3:10 to Yuma

3:10 to Yuma

3:10 to Yuma
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92

Dave Evans, a small time farmer, is hired to escort Ben Wade, a dangerous outlaw, to Yuma. As Evans and Wade wait for the 3:10 train to Yuma, Wade’s gang…

Genre: Drama, Western
Desk Set

Desk Set

Desk Set
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103

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

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
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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.

The Quiet Gun

The Quiet Gun

The Quiet Gun
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77

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

Genre: Western
An Affair to Remember

An Affair to Remember

An Affair to Remember
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111

Nickie Ferrante’s return to New York to marry a rich heiress is well publicized as are his many antics and affairs. He meets a nightclub singer Terry McKay who is…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Love in the Afternoon

Love in the Afternoon

Love in the Afternoon
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130

Lovestruck conservatory student Adriane pretends to be just as much as a cosmopolitan lover as the worldly mature Frank Flannag hoping that l’amour will take hold.

Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success
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96

New York City newspaper writer J.J. Hunsecker holds considerable sway over public opinion with his Broadway column, but one thing that he can’t control is his younger sister, Susan, who…

Genre: Drama
The Burglar

The Burglar

The Burglar
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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…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Monster that Challenged the World

The Monster that Challenged the World

The Monster that Challenged the World
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84

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

Quatermass II

Quatermass II

Quatermass II
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85

Quatermass is the director of an important scientific base, where he builds nuclear rockets for the colonization of the Moon. A strange fall of meteorites in a nearby village leads…

The Curse of Frankenstein

The Curse of Frankenstein

The Curse of Frankenstein
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82

Baron Victor Frankenstein has discovered life’s secret and unleashed a blood-curdling chain of events resulting from his creation: a cursed creature with a horrid face — and a tendency to…

Hellcats of the Navy

Hellcats of the Navy

Hellcats of the Navy
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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, Thriller, War
The Spirit of St. Louis

The Spirit of St. Louis

The Spirit of St. Louis
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135

Charles ‘Slim’ Lindbergh struggles to finance and design an airplane that will make his New York to Paris flight the first solo transatlantic crossing.

Boy on a Dolphin

Boy on a Dolphin

Boy on a Dolphin
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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…

Cinderella

Cinderella

Cinderella
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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.

Genre: Drama, Romance
12 Angry Men

12 Angry Men

12 Angry Men
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96

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father….

Genre: Drama
The True Story of Jesse James

The True Story of Jesse James

The True Story of Jesse James
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92

Misfit Missouri brothers Jesse and Frank James (Robert Wagner, Jeffrey Hunter) turn to crime in the post-Civil War South.

Genre: Action, Western
Men in War

Men in War

Men in War
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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: Action, Drama, War
The Incredible Shrinking Man

The Incredible Shrinking Man

The Incredible Shrinking Man
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81

When exposure to a combination of radiation and insecticide causes Scott Carey to begin to shrink medical science is powerless to help him.

The Seventh Seal

The Seventh Seal

The Seventh Seal
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96

When disillusioned Swedish knight Antonius Block returns home from the Crusades to find his country in the grips of the Black Death, he challenges Death to a chess match for…

Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Funny Face

Funny Face

Funny Face
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103

A shy Greenwich Village book clerk is discovered by a fashion photographer and whisked off to Paris where she becomes a reluctant model.

20 Million Miles to Earth

20 Million Miles to Earth

20 Million Miles to Earth
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82

When the first manned flight to Venus returns to Earth, the rocket crash-lands in the Mediterranean near a small Italian fishing village. The locals manage to save one of the…

Gun for a Coward

Gun for a Coward

Gun for a Coward
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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