Search results for "1953"
Column South

Column South

Column South
IMDb: 6.2
84

In the weeks prior to the start of the Civil War, Confederate sympathizers hope to help their cause by inciting a Navajo war in the New Mexico Territory. Director Frederick…

Genre: Western
Young Bess

Young Bess

Young Bess
IMDb: 6.6
112

The mother died under the executioner’s axe; the daughter rose to become England’s greatest monarch — the brilliant and cunning Queen Elizabeth I. Jean Simmons portrays young Bess in this…

Sombrero

Sombrero

Sombrero
IMDb: 5.3
103

Mexican love stories follow a dying man, a bullfighter’s sister and lovers from feuding villages.

Genre: Music, Romance
Always a Bride

Always a Bride

Always a Bride
IMDb: 6
82

Set against the glitz and glamour of the French Riviera, this comedy follows the misadventures of a father and daughter con artist team (Ronald Squire and Peggy Cummins) who pose…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Appointment in Honduras

Appointment in Honduras

Appointment in Honduras
IMDb: 5.6
79

On a tramp steamer off Central America are Mr. and Mrs. Sheppard, five prisoners en route to a Nicaraguan prison, and Corbett, an American carrying money for a Honduran counter-revolution….

The Net

The Net

The Net
IMDb: 5.6
86

A secret jet aircraft capable of traveling three times the speed of sound is being developed by a group of scientists. On the day of the test flight, one of…

Confidentially Connie

Confidentially Connie

Confidentially Connie
IMDb: 5.7
74

Texas cattleman Opie Bedloe comes to Maine to visit his son Joe, a college instructor, and his wife Connie in the hopes of persuading Joe to give up his teaching…

Genre: Comedy, Family
The Actress

The Actress

The Actress
IMDb: 6.5
90

The true story of Ruth Gordon’s early struggles on the road to stage stardom.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Salome

Salome

Salome
IMDb: 5.8
103

In the reign of emperor Tiberius, Gallilean prophet John the Baptist preaches against King Herod and Queen Herodias. The latter wants John dead, but Herod fears to harm him due…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Drayton Case

The Drayton Case

The Drayton Case
IMDb: 6.7
26

During the early years of World War II, a bomb from a German airplane uncovers the corpse of a strangled woman.

Genre: Crime
Turn the Key Softly

Turn the Key Softly

Turn the Key Softly
IMDb: 6.9
81

A bitter burglar (Yvonne Mitchell), a prostitute (Joan Collins) and an elderly shoplifter spend their first day out of jail.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Jack McCall Desperado

Jack McCall Desperado

Jack McCall Desperado
IMDb: 5.3
76

During the Civil War, a Southerner joins the Union Army and is accused of leaking information to the Confederates.

Genre: Western
Stolen Identity

Stolen Identity

Stolen Identity
IMDb: 6.5
88

A jealous musician kills his wife and frames a cab driver.

Africa sotto i mari

Africa sotto i mari

Africa sotto i mari
IMDb: 5.2
90

The troublesome daughter of an American millionaire accompanies him aboard his yacht on a deep sea diving expedition in the Red Sea and falls in love with the captain.

Genre: Adventure
The Wild Oat

The Wild Oat

The Wild Oat
IMDb: 6.4
103

A small village is torn apart by a quarrel between the baker and the italian grocery tenant, mother of a pregnant young girl. She accuses the baker’s son, doing his…

Genre: Comedy
Innocents in Paris

Innocents in Paris

Innocents in Paris
IMDb: 5.8
102

Romantic comedy about a group of Britons flying to Paris for the weekend.

One Girl’s Confession

One Girl’s Confession

One Girl’s Confession
IMDb: 6.4
74

Cleo Moore stars as Mary Adams, whose first step on the road to ruin is a $25,000 robbery. Mary hides the money, then confesses to the crime, secure in the…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Mexican Manhunt

Mexican Manhunt

Mexican Manhunt
IMDb: 6.2
71

Los Angeles, 1953. The author David L. “Dave” Brady wants to bring a missed ex-newspaperman back to Los Angeles. Therefore Dave has to travel to Mexico City. Dave gets involved…

Genre: Crime, Mystery
Francis Covers the Big Town

Francis Covers the Big Town

Francis Covers the Big Town
IMDb: 6.4
86

A man who has a talking mule gets a job on a newspaper, and both get mixed up in a murder trial.

Roadhouse Girl

Roadhouse Girl

Roadhouse Girl
IMDb: 5.7
70

A middle-aged garage owner’s life is turned upside down when his new mechanics gets it on with his sexy younger wife.

Genre: Drama
The Limping Man

The Limping Man

The Limping Man
IMDb: 5.7
76

An American veteran returns to England after WWII to learn that his London lover has become involved with a dangerous spy ring and their search for a limping sniper.

Genre: Thriller
The Large Rope

The Large Rope

The Large Rope
IMDb: 6.1
72

After being framed for a murder he didn’t commit, Tom Penney (Donald Houston) serves his time and returns to his rural English home to establish a quiet life. When another…

Fort Algiers

Fort Algiers

Fort Algiers
IMDb: 5.4
78

Yvonne De Carlo is a French agent who is sent to spy on evil Arab potentate Raymond Burr.

Genre: Adventure, War
Powder River

Powder River

Powder River
IMDb: 6.2
78

Ex-marshal Chino Bull has hung up his guns until his prospecting partner is shot dead. Chino then takes over as the law in town, forming a friendship with gun-man Mitch…

Genre: Western
The Great Jesse James Raid

The Great Jesse James Raid

The Great Jesse James Raid
IMDb: 4.9
73

The famed outlaw is talked into saddling up for one more bank robbery.

Genre: Western
Kansas Pacific

Kansas Pacific

Kansas Pacific
IMDb: 5.7
73

Just before the Civil War (but after the South has seceded), Southern saboteurs try to prevent railroad construction from crossing Kansas to the frontier; army captain Nelson is sent out…

Genre: Action, Western
Ambush at Tomahawk Gap

Ambush at Tomahawk Gap

Ambush at Tomahawk Gap
IMDb: 5.9
73

Hodiak, Brian, Derek and Teal have just been released from prison. They return to Tomahawk Gap, now a ghost town, to retrieve the money that they stole and was buried…

Genre: Action, Western
War Paint

War Paint

War Paint
IMDb: 5.8
89

An Indian and his beautiful sister attempt to destroy a cavalry patrol trying to deliver a peace treaty to their chief.

Jhansi Ki Rani

Jhansi Ki Rani

Jhansi Ki Rani
IMDb: 6.9
148

Set in the 19th century against the backdrop of the Mutiny of 1857, the film is about the bravery of queen Lakshmibai, Rani of Jhansi, who took up arms and…

Genre: Drama, History
The Bigamist

The Bigamist

The Bigamist
IMDb: 6.8
80

A woman discovers her husband has another family in another city.

Genre: Drama
I Love Melvin

I Love Melvin

I Love Melvin
IMDb: 6.6
77

Melvin Hoover, a budding photographer for Look magazine, accidentally bumps into a young actress named Judy LeRoy in the park. They start to talk and Melvin soon offers to do…

Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday

Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday

Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday
IMDb: 7.4
87

Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati’s endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. Tati’s masterpiece of gentle slapstick is a series of…

Genre: Comedy
The Flanagan Boy

The Flanagan Boy

The Flanagan Boy
IMDb: 5.8
81

Johnny Flanagan did not have the privileges of a good education or wealthy background but the streets developed his natural talent to be a great fighter. His enormous potential to…

Genre: Crime
Hiroshima

Hiroshima

Hiroshima
IMDb: 7.5
105

The film shows the bombing of Hiroshima and the horrific aftermath following the detonation of an atomic bomb on humans for the first time in history.

Genre: Drama, History
Él

Él

Él
IMDb: 7.9
92

Francisco is rich, rather strict on principles, and still a bachelor. After meeting Gloria by accident, he is suddenly intent on her becoming his wife and courts her until she…

Titanic

Titanic

Titanic
IMDb: 7
98

Unhappily married, Julia Sturges decides to go to America with her two children on the Titanic. Her husband, Richard also arranges passage on the luxury liner so as to have…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Shane

Shane

Shane
IMDb: 7.6
118

A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smouldering settler and rancher conflict forces him to act.

Genre: Drama, Western
Ugetsu

Ugetsu

Ugetsu
IMDb: 8.2
96

In 16th century Japan, peasants Genjuro and Tobei sell their earthenware pots to a group of soldiers in a nearby village, in defiance of a local sage’s warning against seeking…

The Band Wagon

The Band Wagon

The Band Wagon
IMDb: 7.5
112

A Broadway artiste turns a faded film star’s comeback vehicle into an artsy flop.

Houdini

Houdini

Houdini
IMDb: 6.8
106

By the early 1900s, the extraordinary Houdini earned an international reputation for his theatrical tricks and daring feats of extrication from shackles, ropes, handcuffs and… Scotland Yard’s jails.