Search results for "1959"
The Shaggy Dog

The Shaggy Dog

The Shaggy Dog
IMDb: 6.5
104 min

Through an ancient spell, a boy changes into a sheepdog and back again. It seems to happen at inopportune times and the spell can only be broken by an act…

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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
No Name on the Bullet

No Name on the Bullet

No Name on the Bullet
IMDb: 7.3
77 min

When hired killer John Gant rides into Lordsburg, the town’s folk become paranoid as each leading citizen has enemies capable of using the services of a professional killer for personal…

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The Man Who Could Cheat Death

The Man Who Could Cheat Death

The Man Who Could Cheat Death
IMDb: 6.3
83 min

Dr. Bonner plans to live forever through periodic gland transplants from younger, healthier human victims. Bonner looks about 40; he’s really 104 years old. But people are starting to get…

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Face of the Frog

Face of the Frog

Face of the Frog
IMDb: 6.4
89 min

Both Scotland Yard and an amateur American sleuth are tracking a master criminal known as The Frog. This moniker refers to the bulging-eyed mask worn by the evildoer, and is…

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
The Chaplin Revue

The Chaplin Revue

The Chaplin Revue
IMDb: 7.7
119 min

Three Chaplin silent comedies “A Dog’s Life”, “Shoulder Arms”, and “The Pilgrim” are strung together to form a single feature length film. Chaplin provides new music, narration, and a small…

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Genre: Comedy
Hiroshima Mon Amour

Hiroshima Mon Amour

Hiroshima Mon Amour
IMDb: 7.9
90 min

The deep conversation between a Japanese architect and a French actress forms the basis of this celebrated French film, considered one of the vanguard productions of the French New Wave….

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Anatomy of a Murder

Anatomy of a Murder

Anatomy of a Murder
IMDb: 8.0
161 min

Semi-retired Michigan lawyer Paul Biegler takes the case of Army Lt. Manion, who murdered a local innkeeper after his wife claimed that he raped her. Over the course of an…

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Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot
IMDb: 8.2
121 min

Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an…

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Imitation of Life

Imitation of Life

Imitation of Life
IMDb: 7.9
125 min

Lora Meredith, a white widow who dreams of being on Broadway, has a chance encounter with Annie Johnson, a black single mother. Annie becomes the caretaker of Lora’s daughter, Susie,…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Compulsion

Compulsion

Compulsion
IMDb: 7.4
103 min

Two close friends kidnap and murder a young boy and are defended in court by a renowned attorney who makes an impassioned plea against capital punishment. IMDB tt0052700

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Operation Petticoat

Operation Petticoat

Operation Petticoat
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

A World War II submarine commander finds himself stuck with a damaged sub, a con-man executive officer, and a group of army nurses. IMDB tt0053143

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The Nun’s Story

The Nun’s Story

The Nun’s Story
IMDb: 7.6
149 min

After leaving a wealthy Belgian family to become a nun, Sister Luke struggles with her devotion to her vows during crisis, disappointment, and World War II. IMDB tt0053131

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Genre: Drama
Night of the Ghouls

Night of the Ghouls

Night of the Ghouls
IMDb: 3.7
69 min

Reports of strange activities out by the Old Willow’s place signal new adventures for Kelton the Cop & Co. An apparent mystic, Dr. Acula is engaging in rituals designed to…

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Genre: Horror
The World of Apu

The World of Apu

The World of Apu
IMDb: 8.5
105 min

Apu is a jobless ex-student dreaming vaguely of a future as a writer. An old college friend talks him into a visit up-country to a village wedding…. IMDB tt0052572

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Genre: Drama
The 400 Blows

The 400 Blows

The 400 Blows
IMDb: 8.1
99 min

For young Parisian boy Antoine Doinel, life is one difficult situation after another. Surrounded by inconsiderate adults, including his neglectful parents, Antoine spends his days with his best friend, Rene,…

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Genre: Drama
Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty
IMDb: 7.2
75 min

A beautiful princess born in a faraway kingdom is destined by a terrible curse to prick her finger on the spindle of a spinning wheel and fall into a deep…

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Pillow Talk

Pillow Talk

Pillow Talk
IMDb: 7.4
102 min

A man and woman share a telephone line and despise each other, but then he has fun by romancing her with his voice disguised. IMDB tt0053172

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
House on Haunted Hill

House on Haunted Hill

House on Haunted Hill
IMDb: 6.9
75 min

Frederick Loren has invited five strangers to a party of a lifetime. He is offering each of them $10,000 if they can stay the night in a house. But the…

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Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Warlock

Warlock

Warlock
IMDb: 7.2
121 min

A band of murderous cowboys have imposed a reign of terror on the town of Warlock. When the sheriff humiliatingly run out of town the residents hire the services of…

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Genre: Western
Journey to the Center of the Earth

Journey to the Center of the Earth

Journey to the Center of the Earth
IMDb: 7.0
129 min

An Edinburgh professor and assorted colleagues follow an explorer’s trail down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the earth’s center. IMDB tt0052948

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On the Beach

On the Beach

On the Beach
IMDb: 7.2
134 min

In 1964, atomic war wipes out humanity in the northern hemisphere; one American submarine finds temporary safe haven in Australia, where life-as-usual covers growing despair. In denial about the loss…

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Rio Bravo

Rio Bravo

Rio Bravo
IMDb: 8.0
141 min

The sheriff of a small town in southwest Texas must keep custody of a murderer whose brother, a powerful rancher, is trying to help him escape. After a friend is…

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Genre: Western
North by Northwest

North by Northwest

North by Northwest
IMDb: 8.3
136 min

Advertising man Roger Thornhill is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase. IMDB tt0053125

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Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Beloved Infidel

Beloved Infidel

Beloved Infidel
IMDb: 6.1
123 min

Toward the end of his life F. Scott Fitzgerald is writing for Hollywood studios to be able to afford the cost of an asylum for his wife. He is also…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur
IMDb: 8.1
212 min

Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama
Good Morning

Good Morning

Good Morning
IMDb: 7.9
94 min

A lighthearted take on director Yasujiro Ozu’s perennial theme of the challenges of inter­generational relationships, Good Morning tells the story of two young boys who stop speaking in protest after…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
I’m All Right Jack

I’m All Right Jack

I’m All Right Jack
IMDb: 7.2
105 min

Naive Stanley Windrush returns from the war, his mind set on a successful career in business. Much to his own dismay, he soon finds he has to start from the…

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Genre: Comedy
Solomon and Sheba

Solomon and Sheba

Solomon and Sheba
IMDb: 6.2
141 min

Under the rule of King David, Israel is united and prosperous although surrounded by enemies including Egypt and its allies. The aging King David favors his younger son, Solomon, as…

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Genre: Romance
The Mummy

The Mummy

The Mummy
IMDb: 6.8
88 min

One by one the archaeologists who discover the 4,000-year-old tomb of Princess Ananka are brutally murdered. Kharis, high priest in Egypt 40 centuries ago, has been brought to life by…

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Genre: Horror
The Sound and the Fury

The Sound and the Fury

The Sound and the Fury
IMDb: 6.2
110 min

Drama focusing on a family of Southern aristocrats who are trying to deal with the dissolution of their clan and the loss of its reputation, faith, fortunes and respect. IMDB…

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Genre: Drama
The Horse Soldiers

The Horse Soldiers

The Horse Soldiers
IMDb: 7.2
120 min

A Union Cavalry outfit is sent behind confederate lines in strength to destroy a rail supply center. Along with them is sent a doctor who causes instant antipathy between him…

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Pork Chop Hill

Pork Chop Hill

Pork Chop Hill
IMDb: 7.1
97 min

Korean War, April 1953. Lieutenant Clemons, leader of the King company of the United States Infantry, is ordered to recapture Pork Chop Hill, occupied by a powerful Chinese Army force,…

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Genre: Drama, War
The Best of Everything

The Best of Everything

The Best of Everything
IMDb: 6.6
121 min

An exposé of the lives and loves of Madison Avenue working girls and their higher-ups. IMDB tt0052619

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Jayhawkers!

The Jayhawkers!

The Jayhawkers!
IMDb: 6.4
100 min

Before the U.S. Civil War rebel leader Luke Darcy sees himself as leader of a new independent Republic of Kansas but the military governor sends an ex-raider to capture Darcy….

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Genre: Action, Western
The Beat Generation

The Beat Generation

The Beat Generation
IMDb: 5.6
95 min

A group of beatniks unwittingly harbor a serial rapist. A cop goes after him after his wife is attacked. IMDB tt0052610

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Genre: Crime
Plan 9 from Outer Space

Plan 9 from Outer Space

Plan 9 from Outer Space
IMDb: 4.0
79 min

In California, an old man grieves the loss of his wife and on the next day he also dies. However, the space soldier Eros and her mate Tanna use an…

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Day of the Outlaw

Day of the Outlaw

Day of the Outlaw
IMDb: 7.3
92 min

Blaise Starrett is a rancher at odds with homesteaders when outlaws hold up the small town. The outlaws are held in check only by their notorious leader, but he is…

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Genre: Thriller, Western
The Diary of Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank
IMDb: 7.4
180 min

The true, harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. IMDB tt0052738

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Genre: Drama
The Hanging Tree

The Hanging Tree

The Hanging Tree
IMDb: 7.1
107 min

Character study of a Doctor who saves a local criminal from a mob who are trying to hang him, but then tries to control the life of the young man,…

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Genre: Western
Look Back in Anger

Look Back in Anger

Look Back in Anger
IMDb: 7.0
98 min

A disillusioned, angry university graduate comes to terms with his grudge against middle-class life and values. IMDB tt0051879

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Genre: Drama