1955 - Top of the Pops

All movies from 1955 I have seen. The Top of the Pops Rules for the Ranking: my personal rating + the imdb rating x votes.
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1.
The Night of the Hunter (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery. (92 mins.)
“ 645 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
2.
Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town, finding friends and enemies. (111 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
“ 595 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
3.
Diabolique (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The wife and mistress of a cruel headmaster conspire to kill him; after the murder is committed, his corpse disappears, and strange events begin to plague the two women. (117 mins.)
Director: H.G. Clouzot
“ 404 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
4.
To Catch a Thief (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
When a reformed jewel thief is suspected of returning to his former occupation, he must ferret out the real thief in order to prove his innocence. (106 mins.)
“ 341 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
5.
Rififi (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Four men plan a technically perfect crime, but the human element intervenes... (118 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ 339 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
6.
East of Eden (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A wilful young man contends against his brother for the attention of their religious father while reconnecting with his estranged mother and falling for his brother's girlfriend. (118 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ 300 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
7.
The Trouble with Harry (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The trouble with Harry is that he's dead, and everyone seems to have a different idea of what needs to be done with his body... (99 mins.)
“ 225 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
8.
Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A one-handed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary. (81 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
“ 206 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
9.
The Seven Year Itch (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When his family goes away for the summer, a so far faithful husband is tempted by a beautiful neighbor. (105 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ 200 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
10.
The Ladykillers (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Five diverse oddball criminal types planning a bank robbery rent rooms on a cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow under the pretext that they are classical musicians. (91 mins.)
“ 188 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
11.
Marty (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A middle-aged butcher and a school teacher who have given up on the idea of love meet at a dance and fall for each other. (90 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
“ 155 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
12.
Pather Panchali (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Impoverished priest Harihar Ray, dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work. (125 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
“ 130 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
13.
Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A doomed female hitchhiker pulls Mike Hammer into a deadly whirlpool of intrigue, revolving around a mysterious "great whatsit." (106 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ 129 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
14.
Killer's Kiss (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Ready to catch a train to his hometown, a washed up boxer tells us about the strange and twisty events that happened to him the past couple of days. (67 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ 125 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
15.
Ordet (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Follows the lives of the Borgen family, as they deal with inner conflict, as well as religious conflict with one and other, and the rest of the town. The various events that unfold throughout the film tests all of their faith and beliefs. (126 mins.)
“ 108 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
16.
Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
It's late nineteenth century Sweden. Middle aged lawyer Fredrik Egerman and his nineteen year old current... (108 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ 94,10 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
17.
The Court Jester (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an evil ruler who has overthrown the rightful king. (101 mins.)
“ 85,98 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
18.
Guys and Dolls (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In New York, a gambler is challenged to take a cold female missionary to Havana, but they fall for each other, and the bet has a hidden motive to finance a crap game. (150 mins.)
“ 71,08 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
19.
All That Heaven Allows (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An upper-class widow falls in love with a much younger, down-to-earth nurseryman, much to the disapproval of her children and criticism of her country club peers. (89 mins.)
Director: Douglas Sirk
“ 67,32 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
20.
Blackboard Jungle (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A new English teacher at a violent, unruly inner-city school is determined to do his job, despite resistance from both students and faculty. (101 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
“ 66,77 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
21.
The Desperate Hours (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Glen, Hal and Sam are three escaped convicts who move in on and terrorize a suburban household. (112 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ 64,75 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
22.
The Man with the Golden Arm (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A strung-out junkie deals with a demoralizing drug addiction while his crippled wife and card sharks pull him down. (119 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ 63,78 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
23.
Oklahoma! (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In the Oklahoma territory at the turn of the twentieth century, two young cowboys vie with a violent... (145 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ 56,19 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
24.
We're No Angels (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Three Devil's Island escapees hide out in the home of a kindly merchant and repay his kindness by helping him and his family out of several crises. (106 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ 55,97 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
25.
The Man from Laramie (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A stranger defies the local cattle baron and his sadistic son by working for one of his oldest rivals. (104 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
“ 53,17 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
26.
The Big Combo (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A police lt. is ordered to stop investigating deadly crime boss Mr. Brown, because he hasn't been able to get any hard evidence against him. He then goes after Brown's girlfriend who despises him, for information instead. (89 mins.)
Director: Joseph Lewis
“ 48,21 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
27.
Summertime (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A lonely American woman unexpectedly finds romance in Venice, Italy. (99 mins.)
Director: David Lean
“ 46,55 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
28.
Sissi (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In the first of a trilogy of movies about Elisabeth "Sissi" of Austria, the young vibrant princess catches the eye of her sister's fiancé, Emperor Franz Josef. (102 mins.)
Director: Ernst Marischka
“ 36,93 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
29.
The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The delirious journey of a mental disordered man, who is obsessed in making the perfect crime. (89 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
“ 31,99 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
30.
The Rose Tattoo (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An Italian-American neighborhood in Louisiana is disturbed when truck driver Rosario Delle Rose is killed by police while smuggling... (117 mins.)
Director: Daniel Mann
“ 28,13 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
31.
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A widowed doctor of both Chinese and European descent falls in love with a married American correspondent in Hong Kong during China's Communist revolution. (102 mins.)
Director: Henry King
“ 22,40 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
32.
Artists and Models (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Rick Todd uses the dreams of his roommate Eugene as the basis for a successful comic book. (109 mins.)
Director: Frank Tashlin
“ 19,54 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
33.
Stella (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The story of a young, wild woman who doesn't want to compromise and settle down. Stella is a restless... (90 mins.)
“ 19,08 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
34.
The Counterfeit Coin (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Four stories, humorous, romantic or dramatic, are linked by a counterfeit gold sovereign. It is made by the honest engraver in the first story... (127 mins.)
Director: Yorgos Javellas
“ 18,72 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
35.
Daddy Long Legs (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
On a trip to France, millionaire Jervis Pendelton sees an 18 year old girl in an orphanage. Enchanted with her... (126 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
“ 17,43 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
36.
La Pointe Courte (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
There are two parts to this film: sequences of life in the fishing village of La Pointe Courte (a government inspector's visit... (86 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
“ 16,16 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
37.
I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Deprived of a normal childhood by her ambitious mother, Katie, Lillian Roth becomes a star of Broadway and Hollywood before she is twenty... (117 mins.)
Director: Daniel Mann
“ 15,44 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
38.
A Generation (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Story of youths during the German occupation of Poland in the World War II who come to adulthood through love and adversity. (83 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
“ 14,98 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
39.
Man Without a Star (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A drifter working as foreman for an iron-fist female rancher must chose sides between his attractive employer and the other neighboring settlers who are mistreated by her. (89 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
“ 14,90 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
40.
Don Camillo e l'on. Peppone (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Bewildered, Don Camillo learns that Peppone intends to stand for parliament. Determined to thwart his ambitions, the good priest, ignoring the recommendations of the Lord, decides to campaign against him. (97 mins.)
Director: Carmine Gallone
“ 13,35 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
41.
Illegal (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
After an overly aggressive district attorney unknowingly sends an innocent man to the chair, he resigns, turns to drinking, and acquires a criminal clientèle. (88 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
“ 12,74 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
42.
The Seven Little Foys (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
After the young wife of vaudevillian Eddie Foy passes away, he incorporates their seven children into the act and takes it on the road. (93 mins.)
“ 12,50 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
43.
Cast a Dark Shadow (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A clever fortune-hunter with a penchant for murder does in his elderly, supposedly rich, wife and manages to get away with it... (82 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ 11,25 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
44.
Not as a Stranger (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
An ego-driven, aspiring physician, intolerant of the weaknesses of others, especially those closest to him, comes to grips with his own imperfections. (135 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kramer
“ 10,18 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
45.
My Sister Eileen (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Ruth and her beautiful sister Eileen come to New York's Greenwich Village looking for "fame, fortune and a 'For Rent' sign on Barrow Street"... (108 mins.)
Director: Richard Quine
“ 10,01 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
46.
Razzia (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Henri, the Man from Nantes, comes back to his country after a successful stay in the United States, where he was working for Liski... (105 mins.)
Director: Henri Decoin
“ 9,91 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
47.
The Indian Fighter (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A scout leading a wagon train through hostile Indian country unwittingly gets involved with a Sioux chief's daughter. (88 mins.)
Director: Andre de Toth
“ 9,29 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
48.
The Devil's General (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
1941, the Third Reich seems to be winning the war. Luftwaffe (air force) general Harry Harras enjoys... (117 mins.)
Director: Helmut Käutner
“ 6,89 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
49.
Wichita (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In 1874, after noticing the total lawlessness in Wichita, Wyatt Earp reluctantly accepts the Marshal's job and runs into the worst local troublemakers. (81 mins.)
“ 5,93 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
50.
White Feather (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In 1877 Wyoming, during the peace negotiations between the Cheyenne and the USA, an Indian girl falls in-love with a land surveyor, causing the ire of her Cheyenne fiance. (102 mins.)
Director: Robert Webb
“ 5,91 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
51.
Ten Wanted Men (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
When his ward seeks protection with rival cattleman John Stewart, embittered, jealous rancher Wick Campbell hires ten outlaws to help him seize power in the territory. (80 mins.)
“ 5,54 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
52.
The Naked Street (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A mobster (Quinn) springs a condemmed murderer (Grainger) because he got his sister (Bancroft) pregnant. (84 mins.)
Director: Maxwell Shane
“ 4,68 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
53.
Scandal in Sorrento (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Back to his hometown, a former marshal finds his house occupied by a young woman working as a fishwife. (110 mins.)
Director: Dino Risi
“ 4,32 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
54.
Untamed (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
In 1847, the Irish potato famine forces Katie O'Neill and her husband to emigrate to a troubled South Africa where Katie runs into an old flame. (111 mins.)
Director: Henry King
“ 3,69 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
55.
Ich denke oft an Piroschka (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Andreas, a young German student comes to Hungary on an exchange programme. In the Hungarian village... (96 mins.)
Director: Kurt Hoffmann
“ 3,16 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
56.
I Am a Camera (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In Weimar-era Berlin, an aspiring writer strikes up a friendship with a vivacious, penniless singer. (98 mins.)
Director: Henry Cornelius
“ 2,94 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
57.
Wenn der Vater mit dem Sohne (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
After Clown Teddy lost his son, he lost his gift for laughter. He opened a joke shop and lives above the shop... (95 mins.)
Director: Hans Quest
“ 2,68 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
58.
Three Men in the Snow (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A rich man wins a vacation at a hotel but takes it in the disguise of a poor man under the supervision of his butler. The hotel manager gets tipped off about the plot, but misidentifies a money-less doctor as the eccentric. (93 mins.)
Director: Kurt Hoffmann
“ 2,64 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
59.
Postmark for Danger (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A car plunging over a cliff kills its two occupants identified as newspaperman Lewis Forrester and actress Alison Ford (Terry Moore)... (84 mins.)
Director: Guy Green
“ 2,44 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
60.
She Was Like a Wild Chrysanthemum (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An old man, being rowed along a river, sees a field of daisies (or Wild Chrysanthemums, as they are described in the title... (100 mins.)
“ 2,34 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
61.
Die Ratten (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In the early Fifties Pauline Karka (Maria Schell) comes to Berlin. She is pregnant and totally penniless... (97 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ 1,89 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
62.
Die Mädels vom Immenhof (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
The story is set in 1954. After their flight from East Prussia following WW II, the orphaned sisters Angela... (87 mins.)
“ 1,66 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
63.
08/15 Part 2 (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
(110 mins.)
Director: Paul May
“ 1,54 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
64.
08/15 at Home (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
(96 mins.)
Director: Paul May
“ 1,52 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
65.
The Last Ten Days (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The last ten days of Adolf Hitler and his Third Reich during World War 2. (95 mins.)
“ 1,39 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
66.
Ludwig II: Glanz und Ende eines Königs (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
King Ludwig II of Bavaria is frustrated, having to accept parliament's will to join Bismarck, rather he his cultured Habsburg friends... (115 mins.)
Director: Helmut Käutner
“ 1,36 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
67.
The Marauders (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
An innocent squatter, Jeff Richards, builds a home in a box canyon, and then has to battle to survive as Dan Duryea and his small army of gunfighters try to evict him. (81 mins.)
Director: Gerald Mayer
“ 0,93 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
68.
The Plot to Assassinate Hitler (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A disillusioned Wehrmacht officer named Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg and his co-conspirators attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler on 20 July 1944. (97 mins.)
Director: Falk Harnack
“ 0,87 points ” - dziwnytenswiat