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Accused of Murder (1956)

Accused of Murder (1956)

Accused of Murder (1956)
IMDb: 5.6
74

The story tells of nightclub singer Vera Ralston, who is accused of murder; and it looks like she’s guilty as she was the last person to see crooked attorney Hobart…

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The Girl Can’t Help It (1956)

The Girl Can’t Help It (1956)

The Girl Can’t Help It (1956)
IMDb: 6.8
99

A down-and-out gangster hires an alcoholic press agent to make his blonde bombshell girlfriend a recording star in 6 weeks. But what is he going to do when he finds…

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Genre: Comedy, Music
A Woman’s Devotion (1956)

A Woman’s Devotion (1956)

A Woman’s Devotion (1956)
IMDb: 6.0
88

An artist suffering from mental problems from his experiences during the war goes to Acapulco on his honeymoon. Soon young women are turning up dead in the area, and the…

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It’s Great to be Young! (1956)

It’s Great to be Young! (1956)

It’s Great to be Young! (1956)
IMDb: 6.4
94

IT’S GREAT TO A YOUNG stars John Mills as Dingle an easygoing high school teacher. When autocratic new headmaster Frome (Cecil Parker) begins imposing all sorts of repressive rules, Dingle…

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Genre: Comedy, Musical
Private’s Progress (1956)

Private’s Progress (1956)

Private’s Progress (1956)
IMDb: 6.6
97

Stanley Windrush has to interrupt his university education when he is called up towards the end of the war. He quickly proves himself not to be officer material, but befriends…

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Genre: Comedy, War
The Werewolf (1956)

The Werewolf (1956)

The Werewolf (1956)
IMDb: 5.9
79

The arrival in a small mountain town of a dissheveled stranger launches a series of murders committed by some sort of animal. As the town doctor and his daughter attempt…

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Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Don Juan (1956)

Don Juan (1956)

Don Juan (1956)
IMDb: 6.0
93

Don Juan is arrested during one of his raids loving, just as he intended to seduce the daughter of the Governor, who was about to marry. His faithful servant, too…

Genre: Comedy
Hot Stuff (1956)

Hot Stuff (1956)

Hot Stuff (1956)
IMDb: 6.8
16

The stooges are government agent entrusted with protecting professor Sneed, who has invented a super rocket fuel. Larry is mistaken for the professor by foreign agents who kidnap the trio…

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Genre: Comedy, Short
The Country I Come From (1956)

The Country I Come From (1956)

The Country I Come From (1956)
IMDb: 6.0
94

One Christmas Eve, a carefree young man, Eric, arrives in a small provincial town. Here, he meets Julien, a bar pianist who is his exact double. Julien is in love…

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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
The Long Arm (1956)

The Long Arm (1956)

The Long Arm (1956)
IMDb: 7.1
96

Scotland Yard detectives attempt to solve a spate of safe robberies across England beginning with clues found at the latest burglary in London. The film is notable for using a…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
It’s Never Too Late (1956)

It’s Never Too Late (1956)

It’s Never Too Late (1956)
IMDb: 6.0
96 min

When a sedate wife and mother decides her family takes her for granted, she pens a movie script — and it becomes a hit film. Suddenly faced with instant celebrity,…

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The Monte Carlo Story (1956)

The Monte Carlo Story (1956)

The Monte Carlo Story (1956)
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

Stylish, sophisticated and absolutely broke, Dino (Vittorio De Sica) and Maria (Marlene Dietrich) pursue a romance until they realize neither of them has any money, which forces the gold diggers…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Zarak (1956)

Zarak (1956)

Zarak (1956)
IMDb: 5.5
99 min

A notorious bandit develops a grudging respect for the English military man assigned to capture him.

Crazed Fruit (1956)

Crazed Fruit (1956)

Crazed Fruit (1956)
IMDb: 7.3
86 min

Two brothers compete for the amorous favors of a young woman during a seaside summer of gambling, boating, and drinking.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
My Uncle Hyacinth (1956)

My Uncle Hyacinth (1956)

My Uncle Hyacinth (1956)
IMDb: 7.3
90 min

Jacinto, a former bullfighter who lives miserably with his nephew Pepote, receives a letter reminding he, as agreed a few days before, he should go to a bullfight to be…

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Genre: Drama
A Town Like Alice (1956)

A Town Like Alice (1956)

A Town Like Alice (1956)
IMDb: 7.2
117 min

In 1941, The advancing Japanese army captures a lot of British territory very quickly. The men are sent off to labor camps, but they have no plan on what to…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The She-Creature (1956)

The She-Creature (1956)

The She-Creature (1956)
IMDb: 3.7
77 min

A mysterious hypnotist (Chester Morris) reverts his beautiful assistant (Marla English) back into the form of a prehistoric sea monster that she was in a past life.

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A Kiss Before Dying (1956)

A Kiss Before Dying (1956)

A Kiss Before Dying (1956)
IMDb: 6.7
94 min

A college student tries to get rich quick by wooing two wealthy sisters.

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The Eddy Duchin Story (1956)

The Eddy Duchin Story (1956)

The Eddy Duchin Story (1956)
IMDb: 6.9
123 min

The life story of the famous pianist and band-leader of the 1930s and 1940s.

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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
The Rainmaker (1956)

The Rainmaker (1956)

The Rainmaker (1956)
IMDb: 7.0
121 min

Lizzie Curry is on the verge of becoming a hopeless old maid. Her wit and intelligence and skills as a homemaker can’t make up for the fact that she’s just…

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Sunset in Naples (1956)

Sunset in Naples (1956)

Sunset in Naples (1956)
IMDb: 5.7
94 min

Two young men try to make it big as musicians.

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Genre: Uncategorized
Totò, lascia o raddoppia? (1956)

Totò, lascia o raddoppia? (1956)

Totò, lascia o raddoppia? (1956)
IMDb: 6.6
94 min

The penniless Duke decides to participate in “Lascia o raddoppia”, a TV quiz show, in order to win five million lira. Then two gangsters bet between themselves on his success…

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Genre: Comedy
Stars in Your Eyes (1956)

Stars in Your Eyes (1956)

Stars in Your Eyes (1956)
IMDb: 5.9
96 min

A group of feisty, talented young performers pool their resources and buy a dilapidated theatre to showcase their acts – but unscrupulous property developers also want the theatre and resort…

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Genre: Comedy, Music
Bigger Than Life (1956)

Bigger Than Life (1956)

Bigger Than Life (1956)
IMDb: 7.6
95 min

A seriously ill schoolteacher becomes dependent on a “miracle” drug that begins to affect his sanity.

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Genre: Drama
Lovers and Lollipops (1956)

Lovers and Lollipops (1956)

Lovers and Lollipops (1956)
IMDb: 7.0
82 min

Ann, an attractive widowed New York model, lives in an apartment with her daughter Peggy. The courtship of Ann by visiting engineer Larry, and accompanying misadventures, are seen alternately from…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Yield to the Night (1956)

Yield to the Night (1956)

Yield to the Night (1956)
IMDb: 7.1
99 min

Locked in her cell, a murderer reflects on the events that have led her to death row.

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Genre: Drama
Warning from Space (1956)

Warning from Space (1956)

Warning from Space (1956)
IMDb: 4.5
87 min

The citizens of Tokyo panic when they see UFOs in the sky. The aliens are benign, however, and have come to warn of a runaway planetoid known as Planet R…

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Her Bridal Night (1956)

Her Bridal Night (1956)

Her Bridal Night (1956)
IMDb: 5.6
95 min

A country girl is discovered by a Paris magazine, and becomes a top model.

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Baby Doll (1956)

Baby Doll (1956)

Baby Doll (1956)
IMDb: 7.4
114 min

Archie Lee Meighan is a failing cotton gin owner who is married to Baby Doll, a 19-year old childlike beauty whose father arranged the marriage for financial reasons. As Archie…

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Genre: Drama
Attack (1956)

Attack (1956)

Attack (1956)
IMDb: 7.4
107 min

At the end of World War II, a National Guard infantry company must set up artillery observation posts in a strategic area. Lt. Costa (Jack Palance) knows that Capt. Cooney…

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)

Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)

Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)
IMDb: 6.8
175 min

Based on the famous book by Jules Verne the movie follows Phileas Fogg on his journey around the world. Which has to be completed within 80 days, a very short…

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7 Men from Now (1956)

7 Men from Now (1956)

7 Men from Now (1956)
IMDb: 7.4
78 min

Aging lawman Ben Stride burns a trail of murderous revenge across a hardscrabble landscape searching for his wife’s murderers.

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Friendly Persuasion (1956)

Friendly Persuasion (1956)

Friendly Persuasion (1956)
IMDb: 7.3
137 min

The story of a family of Quakers in Indiana in 1862. Their religious sect is strongly opposed to violence and war. It’s not easy for them to meet the rules…

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Genre: Drama, War, Western
Julie (1956)

Julie (1956)

Julie (1956)
IMDb: 6.2
99 min

A terrified stewardess is stalked by her psychotic estranged husband.

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Pillars of the Sky (1956)

Pillars of the Sky (1956)

Pillars of the Sky (1956)
IMDb: 6.3
95 min

First Sergeant Emmett Bell faces off with Apache chieftain Kamiakin in this nuanced portrayal of racial tensions between Native Americans and white settlers in 1860s Oregon Country.

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Genre: Western
I Will Buy You (1956)

I Will Buy You (1956)

I Will Buy You (1956)
IMDb: 7.0
111 min

A talent scout moves sharply, dead-set on signing a promising athlete to the team the Toyko Flowers.

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Genre: Drama
…And God Created Woman (1956)

…And God Created Woman (1956)

…And God Created Woman (1956)
IMDb: 6.3
90 min

Juliette Hardy is sexual dynamite, and has the men of a French coastal town panting. But Antoine, the only man who affects her likewise, wouldn’t dream of settling down with…

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Genre: Drama, Romance