Search results for "1953"
Lili

Lili

Lili
IMDb: 7.3
81 min

Members of a circus troupe “adopt” Lili Daurier when she finds herself stranded in a strange town. The magician who first comes to her rescue already has romantic entanglements and…

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The Desert Rats

The Desert Rats

The Desert Rats
IMDb: 6.7
88 min

Richard Burton plays a Scottish Army officer put in charge of a disparate band of ANZAC troops on the perimeter of Tobruk with the German Army doing their best to…

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Brother and Sister

Brother and Sister

Brother and Sister
IMDb: 7.3
86 min

In Older Brother, Younger Sister, director Mikio Naruse's adaptation of an oft-filmed popular novel by Saisei Murô, the eldest daughter (Machiko Kyô) of a rural family comes home pregnant, testing…

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Genre: Drama
Split Second (1953)

Split Second (1953)

Split Second (1953)
IMDb: 6.9
85 min

Sam Hurley, "Nation's No. 1 killer" with a cold contempt for "heroes," escapes prison with two companions and takes a mixed bag of hostages to Nevada ghost town Lost Hope…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Island in the Sky

Island in the Sky

Island in the Sky
IMDb: 6.9
109 min

A C-47 transport plane, named the Corsair, makes a forced landing in the frozen wastes of Quebec, and the plane's pilot, Captain Dooley, must keep his men alive in deadly…

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Genre: Drama
Little Johnny Jet

Little Johnny Jet

Little Johnny Jet
IMDb: 6.9
7 min

This short is virtually identical in plot terms and other items to One Cab's Family (1952), but this time around, it concerns a family of aeroplanes, and the problems Mom…

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Genre: Animation
Empty Eyes

Empty Eyes

Empty Eyes
IMDb: 7.3
98 min

A young and shy girl Celestina arrives from her small home village to Rome to become a housemaid. Her inexperience and naivety causes her to change her employers quite frequently….

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Genre: Drama
Peek-a-Boo (1953)

Peek-a-Boo (1953)

Peek-a-Boo (1953)
IMDb: 4.2
63 min

A filmed record of a burlesque show featuring strippers and comedians.

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Genre: Uncategorized
The Story of Little Mook

The Story of Little Mook

The Story of Little Mook
IMDb: 6.8
100 min

An old man living in an oriental city tells the story of his life to a group of kids: He too was once a young boy by the name of…

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Genre: Fantasy
Le bon Dieu sans confession

Le bon Dieu sans confession

Le bon Dieu sans confession
IMDb: 6.3
105 min

Based on the novel by Paul Vialar. Stuck in a loveless marriage, bourgeois industrialist Francois falls in love with Janine, another man's wife.

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Genre: Drama
Thérèse Raquin

Thérèse Raquin

Thérèse Raquin
IMDb: 7.3
102 min

Therese has a boring life. She married her cousin Camille, a sickly haberdasher fully dominated by his mother, who lives with them. She dreams about passion. One day truck driver…

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Genre: Thriller
Always in My Heart Part 2

Always in My Heart Part 2

Always in My Heart Part 2
IMDb: 6.2
120 min

Machiko and Haruki’s drama continues. Two meet again in Hokkaido only to be separated again.

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Genre: Drama
The Heart of the Matter

The Heart of the Matter

The Heart of the Matter
IMDb: 6.8
100 min

An unhappily married British security officer stationed in Sierra Leone during World War II falls in love with a young Austrian woman and starts an affair. He soon starts feeling…

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Genre: Drama
The Stranger Wore a Gun

The Stranger Wore a Gun

The Stranger Wore a Gun
IMDb: 5.9
83 min

Having been a spy for Quantrill's raiders during the Civil War, Jeff Travis thinks he's a wanted man and flees to Prescott, Arizona where he runs into Jules Mourret, who…

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Genre: Western
The Naked Spur

The Naked Spur

The Naked Spur
IMDb: 7.3
91 min

Howard Kemp is a bounty hunter who's been after killer Ben Vandergroat for a long time. Along the way, Kemp is forced to take on a couple of partners, an…

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The Maze (1953)

The Maze (1953)

The Maze (1953)
IMDb: 5.9
80 min

A Scotsman abruptly breaks off his engagement to pretty Kitty and moves to his uncle's castle in the Scottish highlands. Kitty and her aunt follow Gerald a few weeks later,…

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Julius Caesar (1953)

Julius Caesar (1953)

Julius Caesar (1953)
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

Brutus, Cassius, and other high-ranking Romans murder Caesar, because they believe his ambition will lead to tyranny. The people of Rome are on their side until Antony, Caesar's right-hand man,…

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Genre: History
Titanic (1953)

Titanic (1953)

Titanic (1953)
IMDb: 7.0
98 min

Unhappily married and uncomfortable with life among the British upper crust, Julia Sturges takes her two children and boards the RMS Titanic for America. Her husband, Richard, also arranges passage…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Peter Pan (1953)

Peter Pan (1953)

Peter Pan (1953)
IMDb: 7.3
77 min

An adaptation of J. M. Barrie's story about a boy who never grew up. The three children of the Darling family receive a visit from Peter Pan, who takes them…

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How to Marry a Millionaire

How to Marry a Millionaire

How to Marry a Millionaire
IMDb: 6.9
95 min

Three New York models, Shatze, Pola and Loco set up in an exclusive apartment with a plan….tired of cheap men and a lack of money, they intend to use all…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Roman Holiday

Roman Holiday

Roman Holiday
IMDb: 8.0
118 min

Joe Bradley is a reporter for the American News Service in Rome, a job he doesn't much like as he would rather work for what he considers a real news…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Wages of Fear

The Wages of Fear

The Wages of Fear
IMDb: 8.1
131 min

In the Central American jungle supplies of nitroglycerin are needed at a remote oil field. The oil company pays four men to deliver the supplies in two trucks. A tense…

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Stalag 17

Stalag 17

Stalag 17
IMDb: 8.0
120 min

It's a dreary Christmas 1944 for the American POWs in Stalag 17. For the men in Barracks 4, all sergeants, have to deal with a grave problem – there seems…

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Genre: Thriller, War
War Arrow

War Arrow

War Arrow
IMDb: 5.9
78 min

Major Howell Brady and two non-coms are assigned to go to Indian territory and recruit peaceful Seminoles relocated from Florida to aid the army in fighting the larger, rampaging Kiowa…

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Summer with Monika

Summer with Monika

Summer with Monika
IMDb: 7.5
96 min

Harry Lund is a nineteen-year-old man who meets Monika, a romantic, reckless and rebellious seventeen-year-old, and they fall in love. They leave their families and jobs in their small town,…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Band Wagon

The Band Wagon

The Band Wagon
IMDb: 7.5
112 min

Tony Hunter, a famous singer/dancer movie star, is feeling washed up and old hat (old top hat, tie and tails to be exact). The reporters are out for Ava Gardner,…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Anatahan

Anatahan

Anatahan
IMDb: 7.1
91 min

In June 1944, twelve Japanese seaman are stranded on an abandoned-and-forgotten island called Ana-ta-han for seven years. The island's only inhabitants are the overseer of the abandoned plantation and an…

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Genre: Drama
Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane
IMDb: 7.3
101 min

Deadwood, Dakota Territory, is largely the abode of men, where Indian scout Calamity Jane is as hard-riding, boastful, and handy with a gun as any; quite an overpowering personality. But…

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Kiss Me Kate

Kiss Me Kate

Kiss Me Kate
IMDb: 7.1
109 min

Fred and Lilly are a divorced pair of actors who are brought together by Cole Porter who has written a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew. Of course,…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Seminole

Seminole

Seminole
IMDb: 6.2
87 min

Having a welcome strategic expertise in both the hot and dank Florida swamplands and the local tribe of Seminole Indians, the brilliant and ethical West Point graduate, Second Lieutenant Lance…

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Genre: Western
The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T.

The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T.

The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T.
IMDb: 6.8
89 min

The bane of young Bart Collins' existence is the piano lessons he's forced to take under the tutelage of Dr. Terwilliker, the only person he detests because of his dictatorial…

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The Man Between

The Man Between

The Man Between
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

In post-World War II Berlin, Englishwoman Susanne Mallison travels from London to Berlin in order to visit her older brother Martin Mallison, a military man who married a German woman…

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Genre: Thriller
Money from Home

Money from Home

Money from Home
IMDb: 6.3
100 min

Herman owes a lot of gambling debts. To pay them off, he promises the mob he'll fix a horse, so that it does not run. He intends to trick his…

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Genre: Comedy, Music
Don’s Fountain of Youth

Don’s Fountain of Youth

Don’s Fountain of Youth
IMDb: 7.1
6 min

The boys are more interested in their comic book than the sights on their Florida vacation. When the car breaks down next to the spring "mistaken for the fountain of…

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Genre: Animation
The Living Desert

The Living Desert

The Living Desert
IMDb: 7.5
69 min

A day in the life of creatures living in a desert in the southwestern US is shown. Toads, reptiles, wild pigs, insects, mice and birds are followed going about their…

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Genre: Documentary
House of Wax

House of Wax

House of Wax
IMDb: 7.1
88 min

Professor Henry Jarrod is a true artist whose wax sculptures are lifelike. He specializes in historical tableau's such a Marie Antoinette or Joan of Arc. His business partner, Matthew Burke,…

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Genre: Horror, Mystery
Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
IMDb: 6.5
76 min

Slim and Tubby are American cops in London to study police tactics. They wind up in jail and are bailed out by Dr. Jekyll. Jekyll has been murdering fellow doctors…

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The Golden Blade

The Golden Blade

The Golden Blade
IMDb: 5.7
81 min

Harum (Rock Hudson) is a fearless man of the people who comes to Bagdad to avenge the murder of his father and meets Krairuzan (Piper Laurie), a princess disguised as…

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Genre: Adventure
Abbott and Costello Go to Mars

Abbott and Costello Go to Mars

Abbott and Costello Go to Mars
IMDb: 6.1
77 min

Lester and Orville accidentally launch a rocket which is supposed to fly to Mars. Instead it goes to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. They are then forced by bank robber…

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I Vitelloni

I Vitelloni

I Vitelloni
IMDb: 7.9
104 min

Fausto Moretti, having seduced Sandra Rubini, the sister of his friend and companion Moraldo Rubini, is forced to marry her. After their honeymoon, he takes a job as a salesman…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama