Tag: 1955

Three Men in the Snow (1955) 7.6

Three Men in the Snow (1955)

Storyline:A rich man wins a vacation at a hotel but takes it in the disguise of a poor man under the supervision of his butler. The hotel manager gets tipped off about the plot, but misidentifies a money-less doctor a...

The Glass Slipper (1955) 6.5

The Glass Slipper (1955)

Storyline:In a small pleasant European village, there is one unhappy person: Ella. She is despised by everyone, and mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters. Out feeling miserable one day, Ella meets a handsome yo...

It’s Always Fair Weather (1955) 7

It’s Always Fair Weather (1955)

Storyline:Ted, Doug, and Angie are three ex-G.I.s who vow to meet again at a New York bar on October 11, 1955. They all show up on the appointed day, but quickly find that their friendship isn't what it used to be. Ho...

Marriage a la Mode (1955) 6.4

Marriage a la Mode (1955)

Storyline:Charles Hathaway (Sir Rex Harrison) wakes up in West Wales with no recollection of who he is or how he got there. With the help of a Cardiff specialist, he traces his life back to his gorgeous wife and their...

Three Cases of Murder (1955) 6.5

Three Cases of Murder (1955)

Storyline:Three stories of murder and the supernatural. In the first, a museum worker is introduced to a world behind the pictures he sees every day. Second, when two lifelong friends fall in love with the same woman ...

Three for the Show (1955) 6.1

Three for the Show (1955)

Storyline:This musical reworking of TOO MANY HUSBANDS (1940), features Grable as a top singer and dancer who's been widowed by WW II. She marries her late husband's songwriting partner, Gower Champion, but the new mar...

A Lawless Street (1955) 6.4

A Lawless Street (1955)

Storyline:Marshal Calem Ware (Randolph Scott) of Medicine Bend is tired and alone. Tired of killing to keep himself from being killed, and alone because of an unspoken past disappointment. The realization that someone...

The Wicked Go to Hell (1955) 6.7

The Wicked Go to Hell (1955)

Storyline:Two convicts escape from jail after knocking their wardens out and putting on their uniform .They take refuge in a small house by the sea where a painter and his girlfriend ,Eva ,live.The two men ruthlessly ...

It’s a Dog’s Life (1955) 6.8

It’s a Dog’s Life (1955)

Storyline:In the early 1900s, a bull terrier living on the streets of the Bowery rises from a street-tough engaging in dogfights to pedigreed show dog among the upper crust. All the while, he has two ambitions--to be ...

Scandal in Sorrento (1955) 6.5

Scandal in Sorrento (1955)

Storyline:Marshall Antonio Carotenuto comes back to native Sorrento to take care of the local fire brigade. But since Sofia, a very nice fishmonger, occupies his native house Antonio share another home with Donna Viol...

Sincerely Yours (1955) 6

Sincerely Yours (1955)

Storyline:Tony Warrin has it all: a popular pianist who plays any style, he has money, great clothes, a penthouse overlooking Central Park, a rich blond fiancée, a loyal brunette secretary secretly in love with him, a...

The Phenix City Story (1955) 7.2

The Phenix City Story (1955)

Storyline:In this semidocumentary, an Alabama town is run by a crime syndicate that's grown fat on prostitution and crooked gambling, directed at soldiers from Fort Benning across the river. Lawyer John Patterson, bac...

Day the World Ended (1955) 5.5

Day the World Ended (1955)

Storyline:After a nuclear war, an unlikely group of people, including a rancher, a geologist, a crook and his girlfriend, find themselves trapped in the middle of nowhere while battling an ugly mutant created by Paul ...

Tight Spot (1955) 6.6

Tight Spot (1955)

Storyline:Sherry Conley, a street tough and cynical woman with an unhappy family background, is taken from prison to a hotel, where the DA tries to convince her to testify against a mobster. Sherry is reluctant becaus...

The Captain and His Hero (1955) 7.2

The Captain and His Hero (1955)

Storyline:A post WWII German satire of the stupidity of a military culture so often associated with that country: An intellectual, civilian type totally unsuited for the army mentality somehow lands up playing the rol...

Lola Montès (1955) 7.3

Lola Montès (1955)

Storyline:The film tells the tragic story of Lola Montès, a great adventurer who becomes the main attraction of a circus after being the lover of various important European men. Written by Volker Boehm...

The End of the Affair (1955) 6.6

The End of the Affair (1955)

Storyline:In war-torn London, Maurice Bendrix (Van Johnson) falls in love with neighbor Sarah Miles (Deborah Kerr). They begin an illicit romance behind Sarah's husband's back. While war does not last forever, neither...

One Froggy Evening (1955) 8.4

One Froggy Evening (1955)

Storyline:A workman finds a singing frog in the cornerstone of an old building being demolished. But when he tries to cash in on his discovery, he finds the frog will sing only for him, and just croak for the talent a...

Guys and Dolls (1955) 7.1

Guys and Dolls (1955)

Storyline:All the hot gamblers are in town, and they're all depending on Nathan Detroit to set up this week's incarnation of "The Oldest Established Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York;" the only problem is, he n...

Mister Roberts (1955) 7.7

Mister Roberts (1955)

Storyline:Mister Roberts is aboard a US cargo ship, working in the Pacific during the Second World War. He'd do anything to leave the quiet of the ship to join in the "action". Trouble is, the captain of the ship, is ...

Footsteps in the Fog (1955) 7

Footsteps in the Fog (1955)

Storyline:To his Victorian London friends, Stephen Lowry is a heartbroken widower. Only his housemaid Lily knows that far from dying of gastroenteritis his wife was slowly poisoned by her husband - information she is ...

Beautiful Days (1955) 6.9

Beautiful Days (1955)

Storyline:Masaki Kobayashi directs this romantic drama concerning a family of florists.User Reviews: The conventional wisdom about the director, Masaki Kobayashi's movie career is that he was forced by his studio to m...

The Ladykillers (1955) 7.7

The Ladykillers (1955)

Storyline:A gang planning a 'job' find themselves living with a little old lady, who thinks they are musicians. When the gang set out to kill Mrs Wilberforce, they run into one problem after another, and they get what...

Il Bidone (1955) 7.5

Il Bidone (1955)

Storyline:Aging small-time con man Augusto, who swindles peasants, works with two younger men: Roberto, who wants to become the Italian Johnny Ray, and Bruno, nicknamed Picasso, who has a wife and daughter and wants t...