Tag: 1955

Summertime (1955) 7.2

Summertime (1955)

The American secretary Jane Hudson (Katharine Hepburn) travels from Ohio to Venice. Jane is a middle-age single and lonely woman that has saved money for her dream trip. On the arrival, she immediately befriends the owne...

Three Men in the Snow (1955) 7.6

Three Men in the Snow (1955)

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 as the eccentr...

The Glass Slipper (1955) 6.5

The Glass Slipper (1955)

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 young man, who ...

It’s Always Fair Weather (1955) 7

It’s Always Fair Weather (1955)

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. However, a prog...

Marriage a la Mode (1955) 6.4

Marriage a la Mode (1955)

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 large London...

Three Cases of Murder (1955) 6.5

Three Cases of Murder (1955)

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 and she is ki...

Three for the Show (1955) 6.1

Three for the Show (1955)

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 marriage is thro...

A Lawless Street (1955) 6.4

A Lawless Street (1955)

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 in town is p...

The Wicked Go to Hell (1955) 6.7

The Wicked Go to Hell (1955)

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 kill the arti...

It’s a Dog’s Life (1955) 6.8

It’s a Dog’s Life (1955)

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 reunited with...

Scandal in Sorrento (1955) 6.5

Scandal in Sorrento (1955)

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 Violante, secretl...

Sincerely Yours (1955) 6

Sincerely Yours (1955)

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, and a date at ...

The Phenix City Story (1955) 7.2

The Phenix City Story (1955)

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, back from the ar...

Day the World Ended (1955) 5.5

Day the World Ended (1955)

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 Blaisdell. Th...

Tight Spot (1955) 6.6

Tight Spot (1955)

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 because the last wi...

The Captain and His Hero (1955) 7.2

The Captain and His Hero (1955)

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 role, to the hil...

The End of the Affair (1955) 6.6

The End of the Affair (1955)

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 does love in...

One Froggy Evening (1955) 8.4

One Froggy Evening (1955)

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 agent and the ...

Guys and Dolls (1955) 7.1

Guys and Dolls (1955)

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 needs $1000 to...

Mister Roberts (1955) 7.7

Mister Roberts (1955)

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 a bit of a ty...

Footsteps in the Fog (1955) 7

Footsteps in the Fog (1955)

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 happy to use ...

Beautiful Days (1955) 6.9

Beautiful Days (1955)

Masaki Kobayashi directs this romantic drama concerning a family of florists.::Anonymous...

The Ladykillers (1955) 7.7

The Ladykillers (1955)

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 they deserve...

Il Bidone (1955) 7.5

Il Bidone (1955)

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 to paint. Augu...

Duel on the Mississippi (1955) 6

Duel on the Mississippi (1955)

In 1820, André Tulane (Lex Barker), hot-tempered scion of a Louisiana plantation family, is debt-bound to Lili Scarlet (Patricia Medina),notorious gambling-ship queen, and the daughter of Jacques Scarlet (Ian Keith (I)')...

Run for Cover (1955) 6.7

Run for Cover (1955)

Odd little Western that gets off to a snappy start when a man (Matt Dow) is mistaken as a train robber. After the town's sheriff shoots the kid he's riding with, Dow clears his name and ends up as the new sheriff. He rom...

King Dinosaur (1955) 2.1

King Dinosaur (1955)

Blasting off to a newly discovered planet called Nova, which moved into our solar system, four explorers behold a fantastic adventure. The mysterious new planet has similar characteristics of Earth, except it is home to ...

Creature with the Atom Brain (1955) 5.5

Creature with the Atom Brain (1955)

Several years earlier gangster Frank Buchanan was deported to his native Italy through the efforts of law enforcement authorities and rival gangsters who inform on him. While in Europe he meets scientist Wilhelm Steigg, ...

Wyoming Renegades (1955) 5.6

Wyoming Renegades (1955)

Brady Sutton returns from three years in prison and tries to go straight. One a member of the Butch Cassidy gang, he is still suspected of being cahoots with them. When Cassidy and his men rob the bank, he is blamed. Esc...

The Tattered Wings (1955) 6.7
Maboroshi no uma (1955) 6.4

Maboroshi no uma (1955)

Following the tragic death of his father, a young boy's family trains his horse to compete in the local derby.::criterionchannel.com...

Killer’s Kiss (1955) 6.6

Killer’s Kiss (1955)

Prize-fighter Davy Gordon intervenes when private dancer Gloria Price is being attacked by her employer and lover Vincent Raphello. This brings the two together and they get involved with each other, which displeases Rap...

School for Love (1955) 5.1

School for Love (1955)

At the Conservatory of Vienna the student only have eyes for their beautiful singing teacher, tenor Eric Walter.::Ulf Kjell Gür...

Stranger on Horseback (1955) 6.6

Stranger on Horseback (1955)

A circuit judge in the old west attempts to bring a suspected killer to justice. The judge runs afoul of the killer's rich cattle baron father in the process.::buxx banner [email protected]

Pather Panchali (1955) 8.6

Pather Panchali (1955)

The story of a young boy, Apu, and life in his small Indian village. His parents are quite poor - his father Harihar, a writer and poet, gave away the family's fruit orchard to settle his brother's debts. His sister Durg...

The Seven Year Itch (1955) 7.1

The Seven Year Itch (1955)

With his family away for their annual summer holiday, New Yorker Richard Sherman decides he has the opportunity to live a bachelor's life - to eat and drink what he wants and basically to enjoy life without wife and son....

White Feather (1955) 6.4

White Feather (1955)

The story of the peace mission from the US cavalry to the Cheyenne Indians in Wyoming during the 1870s. The mission is threatened when a civilian surveyor befriends the chief's son and falls for the chief's daughter....

The Rains of Ranchipur (1955) 5.9

The Rains of Ranchipur (1955)

Rich American socialite Lady Edwina Esketh, who obtained her title by marrying English Lord Albert Esketh, travels to Ranchipur where Albert hopes to buy a prize stallion from the Maharani. Theirs is not a happy marriage...

Picnic (1955) 7.1

Picnic (1955)

The morning of a small town Labor Day picnic, a drifter (Hal Carter) blows into town to visit an old fraternity buddy (Alan Benson) who also happens to be the son of the richest man in town. Hal is an egocentric braggart...

The Tall Men (1955) 6.7

The Tall Men (1955)

Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and Nella start to get romantic, but Ben isn't ambi...