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
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
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…

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
Stolen Identity

Stolen Identity

Stolen Identity
IMDb: 6.5
88

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

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
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
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
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
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
Brother and Sister

Brother and Sister

Brother and Sister
IMDb: 7.3
86

The eldest daughter of a rural family Mon returns home from Tokyo pregnant after an affair with a college student Kobata, which causes a scandal that will threaten the marriage…

Genre: Drama
The Twonky

The Twonky

The Twonky
IMDb: 5.5
84

A college professor, left alone by his wife for the weekend, discovers his new TV set is not only alive, but determined to take control of his entire life.

A Lion Is in the Streets

A Lion Is in the Streets

A Lion Is in the Streets
IMDb: 6.2
88

A charismatic peddler from the bayous finds his true calling in politics. Is he a demagogue in the making?

Genre: Drama
The Merchant of Venice

The Merchant of Venice

The Merchant of Venice
IMDb: 6.1
102

A rich merchant, Antonio is depressed for no good reason, until his good friend Bassanio comes to tell him how he’s in love with Portia. Portia’s father has died and…

So This Is Love

So This Is Love

So This Is Love
IMDb: 6.2
101

Film biography of opera star Grace Moore, released in 1953.

Genre: Music, Romance
Little Johnny Jet

Little Johnny Jet

Little Johnny Jet
IMDb: 6.9
7

A veteran B-29 propeller plane, struggling to find work after the war, is upset after his wife gives birth to a little jet. When he tries to compete with modern…

Genre: Animation
Empty Eyes

Empty Eyes

Empty Eyes
IMDb: 7.2
98

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….

Genre: Drama
Peek-a-Boo

Peek-a-Boo

Peek-a-Boo
IMDb: 4.3
N/A

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

Crime Wave

Crime Wave

Crime Wave
IMDb: 7.3
73

Reformed parolee Steve Lacey is caught in the middle when a wounded former cellmate seeks him out for shelter. The other two former cellmates then attempt to force him into…

Genre: Crime
Always in My Heart Part 2

Always in My Heart Part 2

Always in My Heart Part 2
IMDb: 6
120

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

Genre: Drama
Thérèse Raquin

Thérèse Raquin

Thérèse Raquin
IMDb: 7.3
106

Star-crossed lovers Thérèse (Simone Signoret) and Laurent (Raf Vallone) think they’ve gotten away with murder after Thérèse’s weakling husband “falls” from a speeding train. But when forced to contend with…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Le bon Dieu sans confession

Le bon Dieu sans confession

Le bon Dieu sans confession
IMDb: 6.3
105

Le Bon Dieu Sans Confession is one of the lesser-known works of prolific French filmmaker Autant-Lara. Stuck in a loveless marriage, bourgeois industrialist Francois (Henri Vilbert) falls in love with…

Genre: Drama
Albert R.N.

Albert R.N.

Albert R.N.
IMDb: 6.8
88

The British inmates of a POW camp think they have an informer among them after several escape attempts fail. One of the prisoners constructs a dummy which they christen “Albert”…

Genre: History, War
Mesa of Lost Women

Mesa of Lost Women

Mesa of Lost Women
IMDb: 2.8
70

A mad scientist, Dr. Aranya (Jackie Coogan), has created giant spiders in his Mexican lab in Zarpa Mesa to create a race of superwomen by injecting spiders with human pituitary…