Tag: 1958

The Black Orchid (1958) 6.4

The Black Orchid (1958)

After mobsters murder her husband, Rose Bianco works long hours making artificial flowers, to support herself and her son. Some suspect that Rose's demand for a lavish lifestyle pushed her husband to a life of crime, and...

Legs of Gold (1958) 5.4

Legs of Gold (1958)

Baron Luigi Fontana is a rich and stinging producer of fine wines, as well as president of the amateur football team of Cerignola who, to crown a triumphant championship, is about to be promoted to Serie C....

Diary of a Pregnant Woman (1958) 6.7

Diary of a Pregnant Woman (1958)

A pregnant filmmaker takes us to rue Mouffetard, "la Mouffe," in the Latin Quarter of Paris for a mix of documentary footage and imagined scenes. Vignettes or chapters unfold - on the feeling of nature, on pregnancy, on ...

Io, mammeta e tu (1958) 5.9

Io, mammeta e tu (1958)

In 1950s Naples (more Italian than Italy itself), a couple struggles to be together against, you guessed it, the will of the mother-in-law. in the end, not only they will be together, but the mother-in-law to be, a widow...

Venice, the Moon and You (1958) 6.2

Venice, the Moon and You (1958)

Bepi is a gondolier and he wants to marry Nina. Bepi, however, likes exotic girls. So Nina, after a fight with Bepi, decides to marry Toni who is richer, who is liked by her family and who is the owner of a motor-boat. B...

Panda and the Magic Serpent (1958) 6.5

Panda and the Magic Serpent (1958)

The adventures of a cute little panda, a dragon god and an evil serpent.::...

Mannequin in Red (1958) 6.5

Mannequin in Red (1958)

A model is murdered at a famous fashion house and the Hillmans start to investigate. Kajsa Hillman is employed as a model and discovers that several people had motives to kill the model who was a blackmailer. The murdere...

Andy Hardy Comes Home (1958) 6

Andy Hardy Comes Home (1958)

Andy Hardy, now a grown man with a wife and children, returns to his hometown on a business trip and finds himself getting mixed up in local politics.::Anonymous...

Back to the Wall (1958) 7.1

Back to the Wall (1958)

Jacques Decrey, an industrialist, finds out that his wife Gloria has a lover. Posing as a man named Berthier, he blackmails her. After a while, Decrey decides to make Yves Normand, a young unemployed actor and Gloria's l...

Damn Yankees (1958) 7.1

Damn Yankees (1958)

Film adaptation of the George Abbott Broadway musical about a Washington Senators fan who makes a pact with the Devil to help his baseball team win the league pennant....

Another Time, Another Place (1958) 5.9

Another Time, Another Place (1958)

An American war correspondent falls in love with a BBC reporter, but their relationship seems doomed from the start.::David Rush...

Weddings and Babies (1958) 6.6

Weddings and Babies (1958)

Photographer struggles to make enough money to marry his fiancee, who is starting to believe he's delaying their marriage deliberately.::...

The Haunted Strangler (1958) 6.3

The Haunted Strangler (1958)

A writer investigating the execution of a serial killer known as "The Haymarket Strangler" 20 years previously begins to suspect that the wrong man might have been hanged. However, when he picks up a scalpel used by the ...

The Lineup (1958) 7.3

The Lineup (1958)

In San Francisco, two police inspectors are on the case when a rogue taxi driver, with the help of a rogue porter, manages to steal the suitcase of an antiques collector before running down a cop, who shoots the perp dea...

Murder by Contract (1958) 7.3

Murder by Contract (1958)

Claude is a young man with a regular job, no history of trouble with the law and no chance of making any real money. He also has the brains and emotional detachment to make the big bucks as a hit man, and that becomes hi...

The Man Upstairs (1958) 6.5

The Man Upstairs (1958)

John Wilson is troubled with pain and and an inability to sleep. He tries to light the gas-fire and seeks help from another lodger, artist Nicholas, who is spending the night with his model, and is reluctant to be distur...

The Screaming Skull (1958) 3.8

The Screaming Skull (1958)

Newlyweds Eric and Jenni Whitlock retire to his desolate mansion, where Eric's first wife Marianne died from a mysterious freak accident. Jenni, who has a history of mental illness, begins to see strange things including...

A Night to Remember (1958) 7.9

A Night to Remember (1958)

A successful attempt at an even-handed portrayal of the White Star Line's (later part of Cunard) luxury liner R.M.S. Titanic's sinking from the standpoint of 2nd Officer Charles Herbert Lightoller, himself the most senio...

Indiscreet (1958) 6.8

Indiscreet (1958)

Anna Kalman is a London based actress. She has been unable to find love in her life. The reason why she came home early from a vacation to Majorca fits into that theme, as the man she met there and was initially attracte...

Appalachian Spring (1958) 6.3

Appalachian Spring (1958)

A filmed version of Aaron Copland's most famous ballet, with its original star, who also choreographed.::Albert Sanchez Moreno [email protected]

Some Came Running (1958) 7.4

Some Came Running (1958)

In the post-war, the alcoholic and bitter veteran military and former writer Dave Hirsch returns from Chicago to his hometown Parkman, Indiana. He is followed by Ginnie Moorehead, a vulgar and easy woman with whom he spe...

Flower in Hell (1958) 6.3

Flower in Hell (1958)

A country bumpkin (Dong-shik) goes to Seoul in order to bring his older brother (Young-shik)back to the country. Little does he know Young-shik is a petty crook involved with a prostitute (Sonia) who is servicing America...

Rusty Knife (1958) 6.8

Rusty Knife (1958)

Udaka is a new, post-war city where corruption has already taken hold. A persistent district attorney wants to arrest and convict Katsumata, a laughing, self-confident thug. The D.A. gets an anonymous letter about the su...

Le Beau Serge (1958) 7.2

Le Beau Serge (1958)

Francois comes back to his home village in France after more than a decade. He notices that the village hasn't changed much, but the people have, especially his old friend Serge who has become a drunkard. Francois now tr...

Veronica and Her Dunce (1958) 6.7

Veronica and Her Dunce (1958)

A careless mother hires a young tutor to bring up her son's marks, as bad in mathematics as in French language. The young woman tries to teach the boy the easiest things in the curriculum, as well as some manners. She fa...

Gigi (1958) 6.7

Gigi (1958)

Weary of the conventions of Parisian society, a rich playboy and a youthful courtesan-in-training enjoy a platonic friendship, but it may not stay platonic for long. Gaston, the scion of a wealthy Parisian family finds e...

Ride a Crooked Trail (1958) 6.7

Ride a Crooked Trail (1958)

After robbing a bank Murphy assumes the identity of his pursuer, a famous US Marshal, when he stumbles into a town and is confronted by the local judge, Matthau. Murphy is forced to remain as the new Marshal; an old flam...

Apache Territory (1958) 5.8

Apache Territory (1958)

Logan Cates, a drifter, is traveling through Apache country. He is joined by a few civilians and a small band of soldiers at a water hole when they get pinned down by Apaches. Unable to get away, the small party is kille...

Ladro lui, ladra lei (1958) 6.6

Ladro lui, ladra lei (1958)

Cencio, a roman pilferer, periodically is in prison. He meets Cesira that soon become his partner in crime. With Cesira's help Cencio try the big hit to a jewelery. But the lucky break is over.::1felco...

From Hell to Texas (1958) 6.9

From Hell to Texas (1958)

The naive cowboy Tod Lohman accidentally kills the son of the powerful land baron Hunter Boyd. Tod runs for his life, pursued by the dead man's vengeful brothers. Tod shelters on the ranch of Amos Bradley and he falls in...

The Proud Rebel (1958) 6.8

The Proud Rebel (1958)

Searching for a doctor who can help him get his son to speak again--the boy hadn't uttered a word since he saw his mother die in the fire that burned down the family home--a Confederate veteran finds himself facing a 30-...

Saddle the Wind (1958) 6.6

Saddle the Wind (1958)

Granted a small plot of land in a lush valley and a start of cattle by the generous landowner and cattle baron, Dennis Deneen, the once-feared gunslinger, Steve Sinclair, has renounced violence, intent on keeping the pea...

Dunkirk (1958) 7

Dunkirk (1958)

Two stories in one, an easygoing British Corporal in France finds himself responsible for the lives of his men when their officer is killed. He has to get them back to Britain somehow. Meanwhile, British civilians are be...

La violetera (1958) 6.9

La violetera (1958)

In the year 1899, Soledad makes a living peddling violets in the streets of Madrid. Her life is about to change when she meets and falls in love with Fernando, an aristocrat who is engaged to a countess. Fernndo announce...

Cattle Empire (1958) 6.2

Cattle Empire (1958)

After serving a five year prison sentence for allowing his men to destroy a town in a drunken spree, a trail boss is hired by the same town's leading citizen to drive their cattle to Fort Clemson. Complicating matters, a...

The Hidden Fortress (1958) 8.1

The Hidden Fortress (1958)

The story follows two greedy peasants in feudal Japan, Tahei and Matashichi, who are returning home from a failed attempt to profit from a war between neighboring clans. En Route they encounter the remnants of the defeat...

Shadows (1958) 7.3

Shadows (1958)

Benny's a hipster, moving in and out of Manhattan's beat scene, aimless, maybe close to trouble. His sister Lelia, who looks less African-American than White, is vulnerable and about to fall in love. Hugh, their older br...

The Last Day of Summer (1958) 7

The Last Day of Summer (1958)

A young man meets a middle-aged woman at a deserted beach. Will they overcome their personal and wartime traumas and find a way to stay together?::kinoholik...

Frankenstein 1970 (1958) 4.9

Frankenstein 1970 (1958)

Baron Victor Von Frankenstein has fallen on hard times; he was tortured at the hands of the Nazis for not cooperating with them during World War II and he is now badly disfigured. As his family's wealth begins to run out...

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958) 7.3

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958)

All her life Englishwoman Gladys Aylward knew that China was the place where she belonged. Not qualified to be sent there as a missionary, Gladys works as a domestic to earn the money to send herself to a poor, remote vi...