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Sleeping Beauty (1959)

Sleeping Beauty (1959)

Sleeping Beauty (1959)
IMDb: 7.2
75

A beautiful princess born in a faraway kingdom is destined by a terrible curse to prick her finger on the spindle of a spinning wheel and fall into a deep…

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Left Right and Centre (1959)

Left Right and Centre (1959)

Left Right and Centre (1959)
IMDb: 6.3
95

At the Earndale by-election natural history expert and TV personality Bob Wilcot for the Conservatives finds himself up against Billingsgate girl Stella Stoker for the socialists. Amateur politician against committed…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Song of the Cart (1959)

The Song of the Cart (1959)

The Song of the Cart (1959)
IMDb: 7.6
145

A lifetime story of a woman who stubbornly lives in a poor mountain village in post-war Japan.

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Genre: N/A
Alias Jesse James (1959)

Alias Jesse James (1959)

Alias Jesse James (1959)
IMDb: 6.5
92 min

Insurance salesman Milford Farnsworth sells a man a life policy only to discover that the man in question is the outlaw Jesse James. Milford is sent to buy back the…

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Genre: Comedy, Western
Night Train (1959)

Night Train (1959)

Night Train (1959)
IMDb: 7.8
99 min

Two strangers, Jerzy and Marta, accidentally end up holding tickets for the same sleeping chamber on an overnight train to the Baltic Sea coast. Also on board is Marta’s spurned…

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Curse of the Undead (1959)

Curse of the Undead (1959)

Curse of the Undead (1959)
IMDb: 6.0
79 min

B-grade western with a twist: mysterious gunslinger-for-hire Drake Robey is really a vampire, and it’s up to Preacher Dan to save the town and girlfriend Dolores Carter.

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Genre: Horror, Western
The Swindlers (1959)

The Swindlers (1959)

The Swindlers (1959)
IMDb: 6.7
132 min

Mario is in Hannover to work as a miner but after losing his job he decides to go back to Italy. When Totonno steals his passport to avoid the police…

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Genre: Drama
Third Man on the Mountain (1959)

Third Man on the Mountain (1959)

Third Man on the Mountain (1959)
IMDb: 7.1
107 min

The thrilling, critically acclaimed account of Rudi Matt (James MacArthur), a young kitchen worker who is determined to conquer the Citadel — the jagged, snowcapped peak that claimed his father’s…

A Hole in the Head (1959)

A Hole in the Head (1959)

A Hole in the Head (1959)
IMDb: 6.3
120 min

An impractical widower tries to hang onto his Miami hotel and his 12-year-old son.

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Genre: Comedy, Music
The Ugly Duckling (1959)

The Ugly Duckling (1959)

The Ugly Duckling (1959)
IMDb: 5.6
84 min

Henry Jekyll was always the outsider, a bungling and awkward buffoon, relegated to waiting for his invitation to participate in life that never arrived: until he discovers a medical formula…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
City of Fear (1959)

City of Fear (1959)

City of Fear (1959)
IMDb: 6.4
81 min

An escaped convict gets a hold of some radioactive material after his escape. Authorities desperately try to find the man that unknowingly is threating the lives of everyone in the…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Crimson Kimono (1959)

The Crimson Kimono (1959)

The Crimson Kimono (1959)
IMDb: 6.9
82 min

A Los Angeles detective and his Japanese partner woo an artist while solving a stripper’s murder.

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The Three Treasures (1959)

The Three Treasures (1959)

The Three Treasures (1959)
IMDb: 6.6
112 min

The legend of the birth of Shintoism. In Fourth Century Japan, the Emperor’s son Ouso expects to succeed his father on the throne, but Otomo, the Emperor’s vassal, prefers Ouso’s…

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Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Last Train from Gun Hill (1959)

Last Train from Gun Hill (1959)

Last Train from Gun Hill (1959)
IMDb: 7.3
95 min

A marshal tries to bring the son of an old friend, an autocratic cattle baron, to justice for the rape and murder of his wife.

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Genre: Western
Beast from Haunted Cave (1959)

Beast from Haunted Cave (1959)

Beast from Haunted Cave (1959)
IMDb: 4.3
72 min

In a skiing station in Dakota, a gang of criminals leaded by Alexander “Alex” Ward plans the heist of golden bars from a small bank. While the lover of Alex,…

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The Jayhawkers! (1959)

The Jayhawkers! (1959)

The Jayhawkers! (1959)
IMDb: 6.4
100 min

Before the U.S. Civil War rebel leader Luke Darcy sees himself as leader of a new independent Republic of Kansas but the military governor sends an ex-raider to capture Darcy.

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Genre: Action, Western
Ferdinand The 1st King of Naples (1959)

Ferdinand The 1st King of Naples (1959)

Ferdinand The 1st King of Naples (1959)
IMDb: 6.8
105 min

The story of “King Lazzarone” Ferdinand I of Bourbon whose pastime was to neglect the government and disguise himself as a poor man and turn to the infamous city premises…

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Genre: Comedy
The Siege of Pinchgut (1959)

The Siege of Pinchgut (1959)

The Siege of Pinchgut (1959)
IMDb: 6.3
100 min

An escaped prisoner is trying to clear his name.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Rue de Paris (1959)

Rue de Paris (1959)

Rue de Paris (1959)
IMDb: 6.8
87 min

Life in a one-parent family with a focus on the parent, Henri Neveu (Jean Gabin), is the topic of this standard drama with a dash of comedy. While Henri was…

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Genre: Drama
Maigret and the St. Fiacre Case (1959)

Maigret and the St. Fiacre Case (1959)

Maigret and the St. Fiacre Case (1959)
IMDb: 7.1
101 min

Police Commissioner Jules Maigret returns to the small village where he spent his childhood at the request of the Countess of Saint-Fiacre, who has received a disturbing anonymous letter.

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The Lady is a Square (1959)

The Lady is a Square (1959)

The Lady is a Square (1959)
IMDb: 6.3
100 min

Neagle stars a Frances Baring, a socialite widow attempting to keep her late husband’s symphony orchestra going. Reluctantly she enlists the help of a young pop singer (Frankie Vaughan) who…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Miss Chic (1959)

Miss Chic (1959)

Miss Chic (1959)
IMDb: 6.1
91 min

An agent on the brink of bankruptcy finds a reluctant singing talent on a TV quiz show.

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Genre: Comedy
Our Man in Havana (1960)

Our Man in Havana (1960)

Our Man in Havana (1960)
IMDb: 7.2
111 min

Expatriate Englishman Jim Wormold lives in pre-revolutionary Havana with his teenage daughter. Owning a poorly-performing business, he accepts an offer from the British Secret Service to recruit a network of…

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Tiger Bay (1959)

Tiger Bay (1959)

Tiger Bay (1959)
IMDb: 7.5
105 min

In Tiger Bay, the docklands of Cardiff, rough-and-tumble street urchin Gillie witnesses the brutal killing of a young woman at the hands of visiting Polish sailor Korchinsky. Instead of reporting…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Violent Summer (1959)

Violent Summer (1959)

Violent Summer (1959)
IMDb: 7.5
98 min

Summer, 1943: wealthy youth in the Riccione district of Rimini play while the war gets closer. Carlo Caremoli, a young man who follows the crowd, has found ways to avoid…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Jirocho Fuji (1959)

Jirocho Fuji (1959)

Jirocho Fuji (1959)
IMDb: 7.1
105 min

An all-star cast from Daiei Film Company has made “the ultimate Jirocho movie” about the legendary yakuza Shimizu no Jirocho, the biggest Boss in the Tokaido area. Telling the story…

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Genre: Drama
Battle of the Coral Sea (1959)

Battle of the Coral Sea (1959)

Battle of the Coral Sea (1959)
IMDb: 5.6
86 min

A US submarine and its crew are captured by the Japanese on the eve of a major WWII battle.

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Genre: War
Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
IMDb: 8.0
161 min

Semi-retired Michigan lawyer Paul Biegler takes the case of Army Lt. Manion, who murdered a local innkeeper after his wife claimed that he raped her. Over the course of an…

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A Bucket of Blood (1959)

A Bucket of Blood (1959)

A Bucket of Blood (1959)
IMDb: 6.7
66 min

Nerdy Walter Paisley (Dick Miller), a maladroit busboy at a beatnik café who doesn’t fit in with the cool scene around him, attempts to woo his beautiful co-worker, Carla (Barboura…

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Genre: Comedy, Horror
4D Man (1959)

4D Man (1959)

4D Man (1959)
IMDb: 5.9
85 min

Two brothers, scientists Scott and Tony Nelson, develop an amplifier which enables a person to enter a 4th dimensional state, allowing him to pass through any object. Scott experiments on…

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The Bridge (1959)

The Bridge (1959)

The Bridge (1959)
IMDb: 8.0
103 min

A group of German boys are ordered to protect a small bridge in their home village during the waning months of the second world war. Truckloads of defeated, cynical Wehrmacht…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Mouse That Roared (1959)

The Mouse That Roared (1959)

The Mouse That Roared (1959)
IMDb: 7.0
83 min

The Duchy of Grand Fenwick decides that the only way to get out of their economic woes is to declare war on the United States, lose and accept foreign aid….

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Genre: Comedy
Darby O’Gill and the Little People (1959)

Darby O’Gill and the Little People (1959)

Darby O’Gill and the Little People (1959)
IMDb: 7.2
93 min

Take a wee bit of ancient folklore, mix in some spectacular special effects and a magical cast (including Sean Connery) — and you’ve got one of the most enchanting fantasies…

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The Shaggy Dog (1959)

The Shaggy Dog (1959)

The Shaggy Dog (1959)
IMDb: 6.5
104 min

Through an ancient spell, a boy changes into a sheepdog and back again. It seems to happen at inopportune times and the spell can only be broken by an act…

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Please Turn Over (1959)

Please Turn Over (1959)

Please Turn Over (1959)
IMDb: 6.3
87 min

The orderly suburban life of a 1950’s English town is turned on its head when the teenaged daughter of one of the residents writes a steamy bestseller featuring characters obviously…

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Genre: Comedy
The Gazebo (1960)

The Gazebo (1960)

The Gazebo (1960)
IMDb: 6.9
100 min

TV writer Elliott Nash buries a blackmailer under the new gazebo in his suburban backyard. But the nervous man can’t let the body rest there.

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
When Angels Fall (1959)

When Angels Fall (1959)

When Angels Fall (1959)
IMDb: 6.9
21 min

The twenty-one-minute-film is set in a men’s public rest room and recounts the day to day existence of an elderly woman who serves as an attendant in the lavatory. As…

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Genre: Fantasy
The Wayward Girl (1959)

The Wayward Girl (1959)

The Wayward Girl (1959)
IMDb: 6.5
95 min

Gerd falls in love with a young boy. She is considered a ‘loose’ woman, and the boy’s family does not accept their relationship. The couple runs away to a cabin…

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Genre: Drama