Most Popular Feature Films/TV Series Released 1958-01-01 to 1958-12-31 With Country of Origin Italy


1. Mon Oncle (1958)

Not Rated | 117 min | Comedy

7.9
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Monsieur Hulot visits the technology-driven world of his sister, brother-in-law, and nephew, but he can't quite fit into the surroundings.

Director: Jacques Tati | Stars: Jacques Tati, Jean-Pierre Zola, Adrienne Servantie, Lucien Frégis

Votes: 14,779

2. Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958)

Not Rated | 106 min | Comedy, Crime

8.0
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A motley quintet of inept small-time thieves bungle the burglary of a local pawnshop in this Italian farce.

Director: Mario Monicelli | Stars: Vittorio Gassman, Marcello Mastroianni, Renato Salvatori, Totò

Votes: 7,194

3. Le fatiche di Ercole (1958)

Approved | 107 min | Adventure, Fantasy

5.4
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The muscular Hercules performs his Labors, sails with the Argonauts, and romances the fair Iole.

Director: Pietro Francisci | Stars: Steve Reeves, Sylva Koscina, Fabrizio Mioni, Ivo Garrani

Votes: 1,451 | Gross: $5.00M

4. Christine (1958)

100 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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Vienna, 1906. A passionate love story develops between Franz Lobheiner (Alain Delon) and the young Christine (Romy Schneider). Lobheiner is, however, currently seeing the married Baroness ... See full summary »

Director: Pierre Gaspard-Huit | Stars: Romy Schneider, Alain Delon, Jean-Claude Brialy, François Chaumette

Votes: 665

5. Modigliani of Montparnasse (1958)

108 min | Biography, Drama

7.5
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Biographic movie about the last year of the famous Italian painter Modigliani. Modigliani, a poor painter in Paris of 1919, falls in love with a daughter from a wealthy family. Her parents ... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Becker | Stars: Gérard Philipe, Lilli Palmer, Lea Padovani, Gérard Séty

Votes: 790

6. Love Is My Profession (1958)

105 min | Drama, Crime, Romance

6.9
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Married French lawyer Andre defends succesfully the case of Yvette, who committed a robbery. He falls in love with her, but she isn't true to him.

Director: Claude Autant-Lara | Stars: Jean Gabin, Brigitte Bardot, Edwige Feuillère, Nicole Berger

Votes: 952

7. Les misérables (1958)

210 min | Drama

7.6
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Jean Valjean, convicted of a minor crime, spends the rest of his life being pursued by a cruel and unrelenting policeman, Javert.

Director: Jean-Paul Le Chanois | Stars: Jean Gabin, Bernard Blier, René Fleur, Julienne Paroli

Votes: 1,062

8. La violetera (1958)

Unrated | 108 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.9
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On New Year's Eve 1899, Soledad is peddling violets in a Madrid busy street when she meets aristocrat Fernando. The couple falls in love but their different social backgrounds threatens the... See full summary »

Director: Luis César Amadori | Stars: Sara Montiel, Raf Vallone, Frank Villard, Tomás Blanco

Votes: 243

9. The Naked Maja (1958)

111 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

5.5
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Love takes precedence over art and politics as Spanish painter Goya pines for an aloof duchess.

Director: Henry Koster | Stars: Ava Gardner, Anthony Franciosa, Amedeo Nazzari, Gino Cervi

Votes: 302

10. The Night Heaven Fell (1958)

95 min | Crime, Thriller, Drama

5.6
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Ursula leaves the convent where she was educated, to start living with her uncle, the count Ribera, and her aunt Florentine. When she arrives, she is confronted with a local drama: a ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Vadim | Stars: Brigitte Bardot, Alida Valli, Stephen Boyd, José Nieto

Votes: 505

11. Fast and Sexy (1958)

98 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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A beautiful and rich widowed woman leaves New York in order to find herself a husband in the italian village she was born in. After many tries she... ends up with the blacksmith of the village.

Director: Carlo Lastricati | Stars: Gina Lollobrigida, Vittorio De Sica, Dale Robertson, Amedeo Nazzari

Votes: 132

12. Inspector Maigret (1958)

119 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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A serial killer is targeting women in the seedy district of Montmartre.

Director: Jean Delannoy | Stars: Jean Gabin, Annie Girardot, Olivier Hussenot, Jeanne Boitel

Votes: 1,032

13. La morte viene dallo spazio (1958)

82 min | Sci-Fi

4.3
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Scientists discover that a group of meteors are hurtling on a collison course with Earth, and if they hit, the planet will be destroyed.

Director: Paolo Heusch | Stars: Paul Hubschmid, Fiorella Mari, Madeleine Fischer, Ivo Garrani

Votes: 474

14. Les tricheurs (1958)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama

7.2
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Bob Letellier, a good looking rich kid who studies science, makes the acquaintance of Alain, a cynical and immoral young man. The latter introduces him to the existentialist circles of Saint-Germain-des-Prés. Bob is invited to a party and becomes Clo's lover, a rich heiress.

Director: Marcel Carné | Stars: Pascale Petit, Andréa Parisy, Jacques Charrier, Laurent Terzieff

Votes: 435

15. Captain Falcon (1958)

85 min | Adventure

5.5
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Baron Oddo de Serra who is cruel to his subjects, is neighbor of the Count Gualtiero of Roccalta. The servants of the baron cross the lands of Count to escape his abuses. Baron hatches a plot to assassinate the earl.

Director: Carlo Campogalliani | Stars: Lex Barker, Rossana Rory, Massimo Serato, Anna Maria Ferrero

Votes: 38

16. Tamango (1958)

98 min | Drama, History

7.1
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A Dutch slave captain, on a voyage to Cuba, faces a revolt fomented by a newly captured African slave, Tamango. The slaves capture the captain's mistress, forcing a showdown.

Director: John Berry | Stars: Dorothy Dandridge, Curd Jürgens, Jean Servais, Alex Cressan

Votes: 94

17. Tempest (1958)

Approved | 120 min | Adventure

6.4
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A young officer in the army of Empress Catherine of Russia is on his way to his new duty station at a remote outpost. During a blinding snowstorm he comes upon a stranger who was caught in ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Silvana Mangano, Van Heflin, Viveca Lindfors, Geoffrey Horne

Votes: 158

18. Aphrodite, Goddess of Love (1958)

91 min | Drama, History

6.4
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Antigonus, archon of Corinth, wants to build a magnificent temple dedicated to the goddess Aphrodite, for which the people are oppressed by new and very high taxes. The sculptor Demetrius, ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Bonnard | Stars: Isabelle Corey, Anthony Steffen, Irène Tunc, Ivo Garrani

Votes: 68

19. Toi... le venin (1958)

92 min | Mystery

7.0
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One dark night, in the deserted streets of Nice, an American car slowly drives past Victor Menda, then slowly pulls up. A come on from the mysterious blonde at the wheel leads to Victor ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Hossein | Stars: Robert Hossein, Marina Vlady, Odile Versois, Héléna Manson

Votes: 164

20. The Law Is the Law (1958)

95 min | Comedy

7.5
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Assola is an imaginary village on the border between Italy and France and the borderline crosses the village itself. The French customs agent Ferdinand is always trying to catch the Italian... See full summary »

Director: Christian-Jaque | Stars: Fernandel, Totò, René Génin, Henri Arius

Votes: 609

21. La strada lunga un anno (1958)

162 min | Drama

7.4
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The plot is set in an underdeveloped and remote area of a fictitious country, where the locals try to build an asphalt road in spite of careless attitude of the Government. The story ... See full summary »

Director: Giuseppe De Santis | Stars: Silvana Pampanini, Eleonora Rossi Drago, Massimo Girotti, Bert Sotlar

Votes: 76

22. Tuppe tuppe, Marescià! (1958)

95 min | Comedy

5.6
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A landowner pretends he's in love with a provocative bar owner to make his fianceè jealous. She has fallen for a marshal.

Director: Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia | Stars: Peppino De Filippo, Giovanna Ralli, Roberto Risso, Lorella De Luca

Votes: 21

23. Fortunella (1958)

100 min | Comedy

7.1
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Director: Eduardo De Filippo | Stars: Piera Arico, Nando Bruno, Guido Celano, Carlo Dapporto

Votes: 74

24. The Warrior and the Slave Girl (1958)

88 min | Adventure

5.4
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Marcus Numidius (Ettore Manni), a Roman tribune sent to Armenia to put down a gladiators' revolt, captures the rebels' popular leader, Aselepius (Georges Marchal). Princess Amira (Gianna ... See full summary »

Director: Vittorio Cottafavi | Stars: Gianna Maria Canale, Ettore Manni, Mara Cruz, Georges Marchal

Votes: 113

25. La sfida (1958)

87 min | Drama

6.9
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Vito Polara is a young ambitious man from the slums of Naples, who wants to get as much power and money as possible. He decides to quit smuggling cigarettes and tries to take over the local... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Rosanna Schiaffino, José Suárez, Nino Vingelli, Decimo Cristiani

Votes: 132

26. Le joueur (1958)

102 min | Drama

6.2
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Director: Claude Autant-Lara | Stars: Gérard Philipe, Liselotte Pulver, Françoise Rosay, Jean Danet

Votes: 110

27. End of Desire (1958)

86 min | Drama

6.6
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Normandy, second half of the nineteenth century. Jeanne Dandieu lives in a manor house with her parents and their servant Rosalie. She gets to know Julien, a handsome man, whom she soon ... See full summary »

Director: Alexandre Astruc | Stars: Maria Schell, Christian Marquand, Pascale Petit, Louis Arbessier

Votes: 184

28. La venganza (1958)

122 min | Drama

7.4
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In rural Spain, sister of an ex con convinces him to take revenge against the local who tipped off the authorities about the man's whereabouts, which led to his subsequent arrest. Unfortunately, she soon falls in love with the snitch.

Director: Juan Antonio Bardem | Stars: Carmen Sevilla, Raf Vallone, Jorge Mistral, José Prada

Votes: 185

29. La spada e la croce (1958)

105 min | Drama

5.6
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Set against the magnificent backdrop of classic Rome, "The Sword and the Cross" is the story of a notorious harlot who must choose between her lascivious lifestyle and the love and affection of her decent-minded brother.

Director: Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia | Stars: Yvonne De Carlo, Jorge Mistral, Rossana Podestà, Massimo Serato

Votes: 63

30. Venice, the Moon and You (1958)

107 min | Comedy

6.2
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The "casanova" gondolier Bepi struggles to accept his future monogamous life, being Venice a hub of attracting tourists.

Director: Dino Risi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Marisa Allasio, Ingeborg Schöner, Niki Dantine

Votes: 206

31. Le miroir à deux faces (1958)

96 min | Drama

6.8
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A teacher runs an ad in the newspaper to find a wife. Afraid of beautiful ladies, he weds an ugly woman. After a car accident, he meets a doctor who offers to reveal his wife's beauty.

Director: André Cayatte | Stars: Michèle Morgan, Bourvil, Ivan Desny, Georgette Anys

Votes: 189

32. La Gerusalemme liberata (1958)

87 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.6
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SEE- The Dance of the seven orgies! SEE- The duel to the death with 100-pound battle axes! SEE- The seduction of Renaldo, the White Knight, by the dark daughter of Damascus! SEE- The ... See full summary »

Director: Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia | Stars: Francisco Rabal, Sylva Koscina, Gianna Maria Canale, Rik Battaglia

Votes: 41

33. Giovani mariti (1958)

98 min | Comedy, Romance

6.7
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A movie about the mixed feelings of young adulthood. Main characters rather casually enter into marriage, never intending true fidelity to their spouses. When they realize that they're ... See full summary »

Director: Mauro Bolognini | Stars: Isabelle Corey, Antonio Cifariello, Franco Interlenghi, Raf Mattioli

Votes: 86

34. Mogli pericolose (1958)

97 min | Comedy

6.5
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Federico, Bruno, Pirro and Benny are married. The first three have beautiful wifes, Benny instead is married to a ugly woman. Ornella is Bruno's wife, she is very jealous and maintains that... See full summary »

Director: Luigi Comencini | Stars: Sylva Koscina, Renato Salvatori, Dorian Gray, Franco Fabrizi

Votes: 60

35. Love on the Riviera (1958)

88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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It is Summer. It is the right time for love, especially in a most romantic place as Golfo del Tigullio. Different stories: Dorina looking for a rich lover; Clara who takes a fancy to the ... See full summary »

Director: Gianni Franciolini | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Michèle Morgan, Marcello Mastroianni, Sylva Koscina

Votes: 89

36. L'uomo di paglia (1958)

120 min | Drama

7.1
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Andrea Zaccardi has returned home from hunting. He and his wife Luisa are very close. Their young son Giulio develops a cough. The doctor recommends the seaside. Luisa leaves with Giulio ... See full summary »

Director: Pietro Germi | Stars: Pietro Germi, Franca Bettoia, Luisa Della Noce, Edoardo Nevola

Votes: 140

37. King on Horseback (1958)

82 min | Adventure, Drama

5.3
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Henri La Tour, a strolling player, is also a daring adventurer. So, when, after accomplishing a brilliant feat, he is awarded a title by King Louis XV, the Duke of Saint-Sever takes offense... See full summary »

Director: Georges Lampin | Stars: Jean Marais, Eleonora Rossi Drago, Nadja Tiller, Cathia Caro

Votes: 132

38. No Escape (1958)

98 min | Drama

6.0
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A man and his daughter-in-law run a small hotel. When he finds out that his daughter's lover is on the run from the police, he tries to blackmail her. Enraged, she attacks and kills him. ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Brabant | Stars: Raf Vallone, Magali Noël, Charles Vanel, Betty Schneider

Votes: 14

39. Guardia, ladro e cameriera (1958)

90 min | Comedy

6.5
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Otello, an amateur thief, tries a burglary on New Year Eve but he finds the maid Adalgisa in the supposedly empty house. Adalgisa likes Otello who, all things considered, is a good guy, ... See full summary »

Director: Steno | Stars: Gabriella Pallotta, Nino Manfredi, Fausto Cigliano, Bice Valori

Votes: 35

40. Nata di marzo (1958)

109 min | Comedy

6.8
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Director: Antonio Pietrangeli | Stars: Jacqueline Sassard, Gabriele Ferzetti, Mario Valdemarin, Tina De Mola

Votes: 45

41. The Pirate of the Black Hawk (1958)

72 min | Adventure

3.9
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Manfred, backed by Saracen pirates, deposes the Duke of Montfort, takes over the throne and kidnapped the Duke's young son. Capt. Riccardo, the leader of a pirate band on the ship Black ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Grieco | Stars: Gérard Landry, Pina Bottin, Andrea Aureli, Mijanou Bardot

Votes: 40

42. Totò a Parigi (1958)

110 min | Comedy

6.5
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Duclos's son, a worldly gangster, is compromised in a case of which he is innocent. The proof of this innocence is in the hands of a "competitor", the Marquis de Chemantel de Beauvoiron, a ... See full summary »

Director: Camillo Mastrocinque | Stars: Totò, Sylva Koscina, Fernand Gravey, Lauretta Masiero

Votes: 94

43. Un ettaro di cielo (1958)

102 min | Comedy

7.2
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Director: Aglauco Casadio | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Rosanna Schiaffino, Ignazio Leone, Polidor

Votes: 28

44. La mina (1958)

93 min | Drama

5.4
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Director: Giuseppe Bennati | Stars: Elsa Martinelli, Antonio Cifariello, Giancarlo Zarfati, Félix Acaso

Votes: 14

45. Auferstehung (1958)

106 min | Drama

6.5
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Director: Rolf Hansen | Stars: Horst Buchholz, Myriam Bru, Edith Mill, Ruth Niehaus

Votes: 40

46. Ladro lui, ladra lei (1958)

100 min | Comedy

6.6
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Cencio, a roman pilferer, periodically is in prison. He meets Cesira that soon become his partner in crime. With Cesira's help Cencio try the big hit to a jewelery. But the lucky break is over.

Director: Luigi Zampa | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Sylva Koscina, Ettore Manni, Alberto Bonucci

Votes: 135

47. Premier mai (1958)

85 min | Comedy

6.3
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Director: Luis Saslavsky | Stars: Yves Montand, Yves Noël, Nicole Berger, Georges Chamarat

Votes: 64

48. Pan, amor y Andalucía (1958)

95 min | Comedy

5.8
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Determined to postpone his own wedding, a former marshal leaves his bride-to-be and participates at an international music festival in Spain, where he falls for a young dancer.

Director: Javier Setó | Stars: Carmen Sevilla, Vittorio De Sica, Vicente Parra, Peppino De Filippo

Votes: 45

49. Il bacio del sole (Don Vesuvio) (1958)

88 min | Drama

7.1
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Director: Siro Marcellini | Stars: O.W. Fischer, Nino Taranto, Marisa Merlini, Lorella De Luca

Votes: 7

50. The Love Specialist (1958)

102 min | Comedy

5.0
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A Texan girl wins a quiz show jackpot, and uses her winnings for a trip to Italy. Her car breaks up near Siena where she meets a handsome Italian prince. He thinks that she must be rich, ... See full summary »

Director: Luigi Zampa | Stars: Diana Dors, Vittorio Gassman, Franca Valeri, Bruce Cabot

Votes: 40