1957 - My Average Voting List

All films from 1957 I have seen. Average vote from IMDb and my vote.
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1.
12 Angry Men (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence. (96 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Vote: 9,45 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
2.
Paths of Glory (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
After refusing to attack an enemy position, a general accuses the soldiers of cowardice and their commanding officer must defend them. (88 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Vote: 9,25 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
3.
Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise. (116 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Vote: 9,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
4.
Wild Strawberries (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
After living a life marked by coldness, an aging professor is forced to confront the emptiness of his existence. (91 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ Vote: 9,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
5.
The Nights of Cabiria (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A waifish prostitute wanders the streets of Rome looking for true love but finds only heartbreak. (110 mins.)
“ Vote: 9,10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
6.
Kanal (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In 1944, during the Warsaw uprising against the Nazis, Polish Lieutenant Zadra and his resistance fighters use Warsaw's sewer system to escape the German encirclement. (91 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
“ Vote: 8,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
7.
No Down Payment (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The marital difficulties of four couples living in a southern California housing development become intertwined... (105 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
“ Vote: 8,65 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
8.
A Face in the Crowd (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An Arkansas drifter becomes an overnight media sensation. As he becomes drunk with fame and power, will he ever be exposed as the fraud he has become? (126 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ Vote: 8,60 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
9.
He Who Must Die (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Greece, in the 1920's, is occupied by the Turks. The country is in turmoil with entire villages uprooted... (122 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ Vote: 8,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
10.
Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Powerful but unethical Broadway columnist J.J. Hunsecker coerces unscrupulous press agent Sidney Falco into breaking up his sister's romance with a jazz musician. (96 mins.)
“ Vote: 8,10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
11.
Le Notti Bianche (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A humble clerk courts a woman who night after night awaits for the return of her lover. (102 mins.)
“ Vote: 7,90 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
12.
3:10 to Yuma (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Broke small-time rancher Dan Evans is hired by the stagecoach line to put big-time captured outlaw leader Ben Wade on the 3:10 train to Yuma but Wade's gang tries to free him. (92 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ Vote: 7,80 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
13.
Love in the Afternoon (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A middle-aged playboy becomes fascinated by the daughter of a private detective who has been hired to entrap him with the wife of a client. (130 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Vote: 7,65 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
14.
The Three Faces of Eve (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A doctor treats a woman suffering from Multiple Personality Disorder. (91 mins.)
“ Vote: 7,60 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
15.
Time Without Pity (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The day before a man is to be executed, his alcoholic father shows up to try to prove his innocence. (85 mins.)
Director: Joseph Losey
“ Vote: 7,55 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
16.
Across the Bridge (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A wealthy businessman attempts to run to Mexico to escape capture for embezzlement. On the way, he switches identities for a visa but that only complicates matters. (103 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
“ Vote: 7,50 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
17.
Edge of the City (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two New York City longshoremen Axel Nordmann, an Army deserter and Tommy Tyler, an easy-going freight car loader whose growing friendship is threatened by Charles Malik, a notably repellent punk. (85 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
“ Vote: 7,50 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
18.
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
To save his career, a writer for television advertising wants a famous actress to endorse a lipstick. In return, he has to pretend to be her new lover. (93 mins.)
Director: Frank Tashlin
“ Vote: 7,50 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
19.
Berlin - Ecke Schönhauser (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The story of a group of rebellious teens in East Berlin. (81 mins.)
Director: Gerhard Klein
“ Vote: 7,35 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
20.
The Enemy Below (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
During World War II, an American destroyer meets a German U-Boat. Both captains are experts, and so begins a deadly game of cat-and-mouse. (98 mins.)
Director: Dick Powell
“ Vote: 7,30 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
21.
“ Vote: 7,25 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
22.
Nine Lives (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The movie takes place during World War II and depicts the true story of Jan Baalsruds amazing escape... (96 mins.)
Director: Arne Skouen
“ Vote: 7,25 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
23.
The Helen Morgan Story (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Torch singer Helen Morgan rises from sordid beginnings to fame and fortune only to lose it all to alcohol and poor personal choices. (118 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ Vote: 7,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
24.
Crime of Passion (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Kathy leaves the newspaper business to marry homicide detective Bill but is frustrated by his lack of ambition and the banality of life in the suburbs. Her drive to advance Bill's career soon takes her down a dangerous path. (84 mins.)
Director: Gerd Oswald
“ Vote: 7,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
25.
La casa del ángel (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The House of the Angel focuses on the ruling class in 1920s Argentina, a deeply repressive society where political arguments were often settled by duels, and young women were expected to be totally ignorant of sex. (76 mins.)
“ Vote: 7,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
26.
A Hatful of Rain (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A Korean War veteran's morphine addiction wreaks havoc upon his family. (109 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ Vote: 7,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
27.
The Devil Strikes at Night (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A serial killer strikes again during WWII in Germany. The wrong man is arrested and a detective hunts down the real killer. But justice in Nazi Germany is not so easily administered. (105 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ Vote: 7,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
28.
The Gates of Paris (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An old bum becomes infatuated with a pretty young girl who gets entangled with a young gangster. (95 mins.)
Director: René Clair
“ Vote: 7,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
29.
The Seventh Seal (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A man seeks answers about life, death, and the existence of God as he plays chess against the Grim Reaper during the Black Plague. (96 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ Vote: 7,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
30.
Czlowiek na torze (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In 1950, at night, a passenger train kills a man on the tracks. He is Orzechowski, an engineer since 1914... (89 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Munk
“ Vote: 7,05 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
31.
Forty Guns (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Showdown in Arizona between the Bonnell brothers, U.S.Marshals, and Jessica Drummond, the iron-fist rancher who controls the territory. (79 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
“ Vote: 7,05 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
32.
The Cranes Are Flying (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Veronica plans a rendezvous with her lover, Boris, at the bank of river, only for him to be drafted into World War II shortly thereafter. (97 mins.)
“ Vote: 7,05 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
33.
Throne of Blood (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A war-hardened general, egged on by his ambitious wife, works to fulfill a prophecy that he would become lord of Spider's Web Castle. (110 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
“ Vote: 7,05 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
34.
Jonas (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(81 mins.)
Director: Ottomar Domnick
“ Vote: 6,80 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
35.
Curse of the Demon (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
American professor John Holden arrives in London for a parapsychology conference, only to find himself investigating the mysterious actions of Devil-worshiper Julian Karswell. (95 mins.)
“ Vote: 6,80 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
36.
Desk Set (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two extremely strong personalities clash over the computerization of a television network's research department. (103 mins.)
Director: Walter Lang
“ Vote: 6,65 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
37.
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
After settling his differences with a Japanese PoW camp commander, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge for their captors - while oblivious to a plan by the Allies to destroy it. (161 mins.)
Director: David Lean
“ Vote: 6,65 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
38.
The One That Got Away (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A cocky German flight officer is shot down over England and makes numerous attempts to escape to fight again. (106 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
“ Vote: 6,50 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
39.
A Farewell to Arms (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
An English nurse and an American soldier on the Italian front during World War I fall in love, but the horrors surrounding them test their romance to the limit. (152 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
“ Vote: 6,45 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
40.
Confessions of Felix Krull (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
(107 mins.)
Director: Kurt Hoffmann
“ Vote: 6,35 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
41.
Abandon Ship (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Ship's officer finds himself in command of a lifeboat full of survivors of a sunken luxury liner. (100 mins.)
Director: Richard Sale
“ Vote: 6,25 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
42.
Interlude (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The story of a young woman, Helen Banning, who travels to Munich in search of life experience and romance... (90 mins.)
Director: Douglas Sirk
“ Vote: 6,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
43.
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A marine and a nun form an unlikely friendship. The marine is shipwrecked on a Pacific island and the nun has been left behind there; they find comfort in one another as the two wait out the war. (108 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ Vote: 6,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
44.
An Affair to Remember (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A couple falls in love and agrees to meet in six months at the Empire State Building - but will it happen? (115 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ Vote: 6,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
45.
This Angry Age (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
During the 1950s, in French Indochina, the Dufresne family struggles to survive amid harsh economic times and natural disasters. (103 mins.)
Director: René Clément
“ Vote: 6,10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
46.
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Lawman Wyatt Earp and outlaw Doc Holliday form an unlikely alliance which culminates in their participation in the legendary Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. (122 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
“ Vote: 6,10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
47.
Decision at Sundown (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Bart Allison and sidekick Sam arrive in the town of Sundown on the wedding day of town boss Tate Kimbrough, whom Allison blames for his wife's death years earlier. (77 mins.)
Director: Budd Boetticher
“ Vote: 5,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
48.
The Affairs of Julie (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Juliane Thomas is an ambitious but unemployed young writer. After breaking up with her lover she works at a dentist friend to make ends meet... (106 mins.)
Director: Helmut Käutner
“ Vote: 5,85 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
49.
Night Passage (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A fired railroad man is rehired and trusted to carry a 10,000 dollar payroll in secret, even though he is suspected of being connected to outlaws. (90 mins.)
Director: James Neilson
“ Vote: 5,85 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
50.
Lust of the Vampire (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A mad scientist captures young women and drains their blood, in order to keep alive an ancient, evil duchess. (85 mins.)
Director: Riccardo Freda
“ Vote: 5,85 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
51.
Widower with 5 Daughters (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The five daughters of a widower want to him get married again. (96 mins.)
Director: Erich Engels
“ Vote: 5,70 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
52.
Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The final film in a highly romanticized trilogy about Elisabeth "Sissi" of Austria finds the young empress traveling throughout Europe. (109 mins.)
Director: Ernst Marischka
“ Vote: 5,60 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
53.
The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Charles 'Slim' Lindbergh struggles to finance and design an airplane that will make his New York to Paris flight the first solo transatlantic crossing. (135 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Vote: 5,55 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
54.
The Prince and the Showgirl (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An American showgirl becomes entangled in political intrigue when the prince regent of a foreign country attempts to seduce her. (115 mins.)
“ Vote: 5,25 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
55.
Monpti (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A poor 22 y.o. Hungarian man who's recently arrived in Paris meets a seemingly wealthy 17 y.o. Parisian girl. They fall in love, but tragedy ensues when the truth behind the girl is revealed. (96 mins.)
Director: Helmut Käutner
“ Vote: 5,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
56.
Jailhouse Rock (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
After serving time for manslaughter, young Vince Everett becomes a teenage rock star. (96 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
“ Vote: 5,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
57.
Ferien auf Immenhof (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The pony hotel has just been opened, but so far no guests have arrived. Dick gets Ralf to design a brochure about the hotel... (94 mins.)
Director: Hermann Leitner
“ Vote: 4,80 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
58.
At Green Cockatoo by Night (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
(97 mins.)
Director: Georg Jacoby
“ Vote: 4,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
59.
Boy on a Dolphin (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A woman finds a treasure and is torn between two men: one who wants to sell it and one who wants to gift it to Greece. (111 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
“ Vote: 3,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
60.
Jet Pilot (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Air Force Colonel Jim Shannon is tasked to escort a defecting Soviet pilot who is scheming to lure Shannon to the USSR. (112 mins.)
“ Vote: 3,85 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
61.
The Girl and the Legend (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
(99 mins.)
Director: Josef von Báky
“ Vote: 3,80 ” - dziwnytenswiat