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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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: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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
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
The Neanderthal Man

The Neanderthal Man

The Neanderthal Man
IMDb: 4.4
78 min

Wheeler, a tourist-hunter in the California High Sierras, is not believed by the patrons of Webb's Cafe when he claims to have run across a live tiger with tusks. Among…

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Indiscretion of an American Wife

Indiscretion of an American Wife

Indiscretion of an American Wife
IMDb: 6.2
63 min

A married American woman has gotten involved with another man while visiting relatives in Rome. She decides that the time has come to break off the relationship, and she makes…

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Genre: Romance
Blowing Wild

Blowing Wild

Blowing Wild
IMDb: 6.4
90 min

In a hypothetical country in South America, Jeff Dawson and his partner Dutch Peterson have invested all their savings in a lease contract to explore oil. However, their expectation ruins…

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The Hitch-Hiker

The Hitch-Hiker

The Hitch-Hiker
IMDb: 7.0
71 min

Two friends on a fishing trip pick up a stranded motorist who turns out to be a psychopathic escaped convict. This sociopath has already murdered other good Samaritans in his…

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms

The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms

The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms
IMDb: 6.7
80 min

As a result of an arctic nuclear test, a carnivorous dinosaur thaws out and starts making its way down the east coast of North America. Professor Tom Nesbitt, only witness…

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99 River Street

99 River Street

99 River Street
IMDb: 7.4
83 min

Having lost his heavyweight championship match, boxer Ernie Driscoll now drives a taxi for a living and earns the scorn of his nagging wife, Pauline, who blames him for her…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
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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From Here to Eternity

From Here to Eternity

From Here to Eternity
IMDb: 7.6
118 min

It's 1941. Robert E. Lee Prewitt has requested Army transfer and has ended up at Schofield in Hawaii. His new captain, Dana Holmes, has heard of his boxing prowess and…

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Genre: Romance, War
The Magnetic Monster

The Magnetic Monster

The Magnetic Monster
IMDb: 5.8
76 min

Working for O.S.I., the Office of Scientific Investigation, A-Man agent Jeffrey Stewart and his partner Dan Forbes are sent to a local hardware store where they find a strong magnetic…

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The Return of Don Camillo

The Return of Don Camillo

The Return of Don Camillo
IMDb: 7.3
115 min

After his battles with the communist mayor Peppone, Don Camillo is sent in exile by his bishop in a remote village. Peppone thought he got the village in his hands….

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Genre: Comedy
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: Family, Fantasy
Fair Wind to Java

Fair Wind to Java

Fair Wind to Java
IMDb: 5.7
92 min

The Dutch East Indies, at the end of the nineteenth century. An adventurous captain of an American merchant vessel is looking for a sunken Dutch vessel containing 10,000 precious diamonds….

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Hidden in the Fog

Hidden in the Fog

Hidden in the Fog
IMDb: 6.1
88 min

Lora is driving away from her life. At the same time her husband is found dead in their villa.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Trouble for the Legion

Trouble for the Legion

Trouble for the Legion
IMDb: 5.7
85 min

Alberto Gherardi, a sailor is wrongly suspected of murder, flied and enroll into the Foreign Legion. His unfaithful fiancee Irene goes to look for him with his young brother Enrico,…

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Genre: Drama
Miss Sadie Thompson

Miss Sadie Thompson

Miss Sadie Thompson
IMDb: 6.0
91 min

At a lonely military outpost on American Samoa, sticky heat alternates with torrential rain. A ship quarantine strands here Sadie Thompson, a "breezy dame" who sets the Marines afire… and…

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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Hiroshima

Hiroshima

Hiroshima
IMDb: 7.5
85 min

To win the war, the Americans dropped two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945. Hiroshima (1953) is the story of the former seen through…

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Genre: History
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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Battle Circus

Battle Circus

Battle Circus
IMDb: 6.0
90 min

Nurse Lt. Ruth McGara is assigned to a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) unit near the front lines of the Korean War. There she meets and is roughly romanced by…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
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
Gun Fury

Gun Fury

Gun Fury
IMDb: 6.0
83 min

After a stagecoach holdup, Frank Slayton's notorious gang leave Ben Warren for dead and head off with his fiancée. Warren follows, and although none of the townspeople he comes across…

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The Square Ring

The Square Ring

The Square Ring
IMDb: 6.3
83 min

Boxing drama following the lives of five different fighters and their reasons for becoming boxers.

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Genre: Drama
Pickup on South Street

Pickup on South Street

Pickup on South Street
IMDb: 7.7
80 min

On a crowded subway, Skip McCoy picks the purse of Candy. Among his take, although he does not know it at the time, is a piece of top-secret microfilm that…

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Genre: Thriller
Good Lord Without Confession

Good Lord Without Confession

Good Lord Without 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
War Paint

War Paint

War Paint
IMDb: 5.8
89 min

Lieut. Billings and his army patrol are ordered to deliver a new peace treaty to the Indian Commissioner, who is missing. They have nine days to get the treaty to…

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Genre: War, Western
Gate of Hell

Gate of Hell

Gate of Hell
IMDb: 7.2
89 min

In 1160, in the Heian Period, Lord Kiyomori travels with his court to another feud and his Castle Sanjo is invaded by two other lords, in a coup. The loyal…

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Torch Song

Torch Song

Torch Song
IMDb: 5.5
90 min

Jenny Stewart is a tough Broadway musical star who doesn't take criticism from anyone. Yet there is one individual, Tye Graham, a blind pianist who may be able to break…

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Genre: Romance
Prowlers of the Everglades

Prowlers of the Everglades

Prowlers of the Everglades
IMDb: 7.6
32 min

Travel back in time as a primeval reptile stalks its prey in "the swamp that time forgot." Watch as the alligator, the unquestioned apex predator of the Everglades, follows its…

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Genre: Documentary
The Intruder (1953)

The Intruder (1953)

The Intruder (1953)
IMDb: 6.8
84 min

When Ex Colonel Merton discovers a burglar ransacking his home, he is shocked to find out that the thief is a former trooper from his tank regiment. When the thief…

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Genre: Crime
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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It Came from Outer Space

It Came from Outer Space

It Came from Outer Space
IMDb: 6.5
81 min

John Putnam is a writer and an amateur stargazer with a new home out in the beautiful Arizona desert, which he enjoys with Ellen Fields, his girlfriend and a local…

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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
Ugetsu

Ugetsu

Ugetsu
IMDb: 8.2
96 min

In the beginning of the springtime in the period of the Japanese Civil Wars of the Sixteenth Century in Lake Biwa in the Province of Omi, the family man farmer…

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Hondo

Hondo

Hondo
IMDb: 7.1
83 min

Army scout Hondo Lane (played by John Wayne) stumbles across an isolated homestead in the middle of Apache territory. The inhabitants – a woman and her son – believe they…

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Genre: Western