Search results for "1959"
Operation Amsterdam

Operation Amsterdam

Operation Amsterdam
IMDb: 6.4
104

Operation Amsterdam is a 1959 adventure film, directed by Michael McCarthy, and featuring Peter Finch, Eva Bartok, and Tony Britton. It is based on a true story as described in…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Ferdinand The 1st King of Naples

Ferdinand The 1st King of Naples

Ferdinand The 1st King of Naples
IMDb: 6.5
105

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…

Genre: Comedy
Beast from Haunted Cave

Beast from Haunted Cave

Beast from Haunted Cave
IMDb: 4.3
66

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,…

Whirlpool

Whirlpool

Whirlpool
IMDb: 5.9
95

The ex-girlfriend (Juliette Greco) of a German fugitive hides with the captain (O.W. Fischer) and crew of a ship on the Rhine.

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Swindlers

The Swindlers

The Swindlers
IMDb: 6.7
111

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…

Genre: Drama
The Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling
IMDb: 5.5
84

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…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
The Three Treasures

The Three Treasures

The Three Treasures
IMDb: 6.6
182

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…

Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Ballad of a Soldier

Ballad of a Soldier

Ballad of a Soldier
IMDb: 8.2
89

During World War II, earnest young Russian soldier Alyosha Skvortsov is rewarded with a short leave of absence for performing a heroic deed on the battlefield. Feeling homesick, he decides…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Third Man on the Mountain

Third Man on the Mountain

Third Man on the Mountain
IMDb: 7.1
105

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…

Holiday for Lovers

Holiday for Lovers

Holiday for Lovers
IMDb: 5.7
103

Clifton Webb as a strict, conservative father heads the cast of this 1959 comedy, about an American family vacationing in South America. Directed by Henry Levin, the film also features…

Blood and Steel

Blood and Steel

Blood and Steel
IMDb: 3.8
63

Native girl helps US Seabees free her villagers from Japanese troops.

Genre: Drama, War
John Paul Jones

John Paul Jones

John Paul Jones
IMDb: 6.5
126

The bio-epic about the infamous John Paul Jones.

Shake Hands with the Devil

Shake Hands with the Devil

Shake Hands with the Devil
IMDb: 7
111

In 1921 Dublin, the IRA battles the “Black & Tans,” special British forces given to harsh measures. Irish-American medical student Kerry O’Shea hopes to stay aloof, but saving a wounded…

Genre: Action, Drama
Blackjackets

Blackjackets

Blackjackets
IMDb: 5.4
88

Young Greasers, known as Raggare in Sweden, gather in at a café outside Stockholm. Roffe is the toughest greaser and kidnaps his girlfriend Bibban, when he discovers that she is…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
The Siege of Pinchgut

The Siege of Pinchgut

The Siege of Pinchgut
IMDb: 6.3
100

An escaped prisoner is trying to clear his name.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Rue de Paris

Rue de Paris

Rue de Paris
IMDb: 6.8
90

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…

Genre: Drama
The Last Blitzkrieg

The Last Blitzkrieg

The Last Blitzkrieg
IMDb: 5.9
84

The fanatical son of a Nazi General leads a squad of German commandos, disguised as American Troops, behind the lines in order to sabotage the Allied Forces.

Genre: Drama, War
The Lady is a Square

The Lady is a Square

The Lady is a Square
IMDb: 6.2
99

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…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Maigret and the St. Fiacre Case

Maigret and the St. Fiacre Case

Maigret and the St. Fiacre Case
IMDb: 7.1
98

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.

Danger Within

Danger Within

Danger Within
IMDb: 6.9
101

Drama set in an Italian prisoner of war camp during World War 2, where a group of British soldiers find their plans for escape thwarted by a mysterious traitor in…

Genre: War
The Black Chapel

The Black Chapel

The Black Chapel
IMDb: 6.3
105

1933 in Germany. The rise of Nazism fears war and some officers, concerned the fate that hostilities would reserve to their country, organize an anti-Nazi group. They send a reporter,…

Genre: Thriller, War
Miss Chic

Miss Chic

Miss Chic
IMDb: 6.1
91

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

Genre: Comedy
The Big Boss

The Big Boss

The Big Boss
IMDb: 6.9
101

Ryuta and Mineo Komatsu are brothers, both yakuza (gangsters). Mineo, although complicit in crime, even murder, wants out of the gangster life, hoping to become a successful singer instead. Ryuta…

Genre: Crime
The House of the Seven Hawks

The House of the Seven Hawks

The House of the Seven Hawks
IMDb: 6
92

A ship’s captain gets mixed up with murder during the hunt for lost Nazi treasure.

Rocky and His Friends

Rocky and His Friends

Rocky and His Friends
TMDb: 7.1
30,22 min

The Rocky & Bullwinkle Show is an American animated television series that originally aired from November 19, 1959, to June 27, 1964, on the ABC and NBC television networks. Produced…

Status: Ended
Jirocho Fuji

Jirocho Fuji

Jirocho Fuji
IMDb: 7.4
105

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…

Genre: Drama
Verboten!

Verboten!

Verboten!
IMDb: 6.8
93

A young American serviceman stationed in Germany after the fall of the Third Reich, jeopardises his future after falling in love with a German woman.

The Moralist

The Moralist

The Moralist
IMDb: 6.7
120

Agostino is de facto head of a censorship board whose double life as a nightclub owner might raise some questions as to his censorial judgment. The titular head of the…

Genre: Comedy
Inside the Mafia

Inside the Mafia

Inside the Mafia
IMDb: 5.7
72

A mob assassin (Cameron Mitchell) holds innocent hostages at an airport in upstate New York.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Please Turn Over

Please Turn Over

Please Turn Over
IMDb: 6.3
87

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…

Genre: Comedy
The Untouchables

The Untouchables

The Untouchables
TMDb: 7.6
60 min

The Untouchables is an American crime drama that ran from 1959 to 1963 on ABC. Based on the memoir of the same name by Eliot Ness and Oscar Fraley, it…

Status: Ended
Genre: Drama
The Gazebo

The Gazebo

The Gazebo
IMDb: 6.9
100

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.

Genre: Comedy, Crime
When Angels Fall

When Angels Fall

When Angels Fall
IMDb: 6.9
21

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…

Genre: Fantasy
The Wayward Girl

The Wayward Girl

The Wayward Girl
IMDb: 6.4
95

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…

Genre: Drama
Desert Mice

Desert Mice

Desert Mice
IMDb: N/A
81

A World War II farce that follows the antics of an ENSA (Entertainment National Service Association) group. Fresh from the music halls, they bumble their way from army camp to…

Genre: Comedy
Libel

Libel

Libel
IMDb: N/A
100

A California commercial pilot sees a telecast in London of an interview with Sir Mark Lodden at his home. The Canadian is convinced that the baronet is a fraud, and…

Genre: Drama, Mystery
Horrors of the Black Museum

Horrors of the Black Museum

Horrors of the Black Museum
IMDb: N/A
95

A writer of murder mysteries finds himself caught up in a string of murders in London.

Genre: Horror
Woman Obsessed

Woman Obsessed

Woman Obsessed
IMDb: N/A
102

After her husband dies in a fire, a woman (Susan Hayward) is left to tend for her young son and the family farm on her own. Soon, she takes in…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Dennis the Menace

Dennis the Menace

Dennis the Menace
TMDb: 6.7
30 min

This 1959-1963 television situation comedy series follows the lives of the Mitchell family, Henry, Alice, and their only child Dennis, an energetic, trouble-prone, mischievous, but well-meaning boy, who often tangles…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy, Family
The Deputy

The Deputy

The Deputy
TMDb: 9
30,25 min

The Deputy is an American western series that aired on NBC from September 1959, to July 1961. The series stars Henry Fonda as Chief Marshal Simon Fry of the Arizona…

Status: Ended
Genre: Western