Lowest Rated Titles Released 1953-01-01 to 1953-12-31


1. Výstraha (1953)

99 min

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Director: Miroslav Cikán | Stars: Jirí Dohnal, Josef Mixa, Vladimír Petruska, Zdenek Kryzánek

Votes: 7

2. At Home with Joan Crawford (1953)

4 min | Documentary, Short

2.0
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Actress Joan Crawford appears in this public service announcement asking the theatre audience to give generously to The Jimmy Fund, which supports cancer care and research for children.

Star: Joan Crawford

Votes: 148

3. Skøytekongen (1953)

91 min | Drama, Sport

2.0
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The throne of ice skating sees a change of regent when Hans takes over as "the king", and the sports press can't seem to get enough of him. The dethroned king gets the negative attention, ... See full summary »

Director: Nils R. Müller | Stars: Lasse Kolstad, Sidsel Meyer, Espen Skjønberg, Harald Heide Steen

Votes: 7

4. Building Better Paragraphs (1953)

11 min | Documentary, Short

2.4
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The members of a sixth-grade class learn to construct good paragraphs by composing a topic sentence, by relating other ideas to it in proper sequence and by composing an effective concluding sentence.

Votes: 7

5. The Revlon Mirror Theater (1953– )
Episode: Because I Love Him (1953)

30 min | Drama

2.4
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Director: Rod Amateau | Stars: William Ching, Ellen Corby, Joan Crawford

Votes: 71

6. Mesa of Lost Women (1953)

Approved | 70 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

2.5
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A mad scientist named Arana is creating giant spiders and dwarfs in his lab on Zarpa Mesa in Mexico. He wants to create a master race of superwomen by injecting his female subjects with spider venom.

Directors: Ron Ormond, Herbert Tevos | Stars: Jackie Coogan, Allan Nixon, Richard Travis, Lyle Talbot

Votes: 1,055

7. Halloween Party (1953)

6 min | Short

2.5
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Votes: 8

8. The Talking Car (1953)

13 min | Short, Drama, Family

2.6
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Jack and Mary (and their dog, Rags) are walking down the street when a talking car stops them and begins lecturing them about traffic safety.

Star: Larry Thor

Votes: 8

9. Project Moon Base (1953)

Approved | 63 min | Sci-Fi

2.8
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A saboteur posing as a scientist strives to destroy the world's first space station.

Director: Richard Talmadge | Stars: Donna Martell, Hayden Rorke, Ross Ford, Larry Johns

Votes: 796

10. Robot Monster (1953)

Approved | 66 min | Sci-Fi

2.9
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The monstrous Ro-Man attempts to annihilate the last family alive on Earth, but finds himself falling for their beautiful daughter.

Director: Phil Tucker | Stars: George Nader, Gregory Moffett, Claudia Barrett, Selena Royle

Votes: 3,687 | Gross: $1.00M

11. The Epopee of Warsaw (1953)

218 min | Drama, War

2.9
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Director: Wanda Jakubowska | Stars: Józef Wyszomirski, Karol Wargin, Jacek Woszczerowicz, Kazimierz Wilamowski

Votes: 9

12. Dansa, min docka... (1953)

86 min | Comedy, Mystery

3.0
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Director: Martin Söderhjelm | Stars: Nils Poppe, Gunnar Björnstrand, Adolf Jahr, Inga Landgré

Votes: 6

13. Die blaue Stunde (1953)

100 min | Comedy

3.1
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Director: Veit Harlan | Stars: Kristina Söderbaum, Hans Nielsen, Kurt Kreuger, Paulette Andrieux

Votes: 14

14. En skärgårdsnatt (1953)

89 min

3.1
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Director: Bengt Logardt | Stars: Ingrid Thulin, Bengt Logardt, Bengt Blomgren, Öllegård Wellton

Votes: 11

15. Dance Hall Racket (1953)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

3.2
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A gangster who operates a sleazy dance hall uses a sadistic bodyguard to keep his girls afraid and his customers in line.

Director: Phil Tucker | Stars: Timothy Farrell, Lenny Bruce, Bernie Jones, Honey Bruce Friedman

Votes: 102

16. Anna proletárka (1953)

140 min | Drama

3.2
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Year 1919. Young country girl Anna (Marie Tomásová) arrives in Prague to serve in a rich family of builder Rubes. She encounters Toník (Josef Bek), a foundry worker in the Kolben-Danek ... See full summary »

Director: Karel Steklý | Stars: Marie Tomásová, Josef Bek, Jana Dítetová, Borivoj Kristek

Votes: 24

17. Ibn al ajar (1953)

3.3
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Director: Helmy Rafla | Stars: Muhammad Fawzi, Leila Fawzi, Taheya Cariocca, Hassan Fayek

Votes: 6

18. How Quiet Helps at School (1953)

10 min | Short

3.3
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Votes: 6

19. Ponds Theater (1953– )
Episode: A Christmas Carol (1953)

60 min | Drama

3.3
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An old bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when he is haunted by three ghosts on Christmas Eve.

Stars: Noel Leslie, Melville Cooper, Valerie Cossart, Denis Greene

Votes: 9

20. Diplodocus at Large (1953)

2 min | Short, Action, Drama

3.4
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This is the story of a dinosaur that attacks a small town.

Director: Donald F. Glut | Stars: Donald F. Glut, Bert Ott, Lila Pagni

Votes: 5

21. Rantasalmen sulttaani (1953)

72 min | Comedy

3.4
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Director: Eddie Stenberg | Stars: Assi Nortia, Esa Pakarinen, Oke Tuuri, Kauko Käyhkö

Votes: 52

22. Story-telling: Can You Tell It in Order? (1953)

10 min | Short

3.4
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A teacher uses a puppet clown, the black-board and mounted pictures in teaching primary school children to arrange events chronologically when telling a story.

Votes: 7

23. Good Health Practices (1953)

10 min | Short

3.4
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Young Jim and Judy learn about proper eating, keeping clean, proper rest and good toilet habits.

Votes: 11

24. The Elf and Mr. Little (1953 TV Short)

12 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

3.5
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Stars: Tommy Alexander, Jack Beveridge, Carol Blessing, Molley de Long

Votes: 17

25. Dvaasedmdestátka (1953)

75 min

3.5
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Director: Jirí Slavícek | Stars: Dana Medrická, Vladimír Smeral, Eduard Dubský, Vítezslav Bocek

Votes: 6

26. Cat-Women of the Moon (1953)

Approved | 64 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

3.6
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Astronauts travel to the moon where they discover it is inhabited by attractive young women in black tights.

Director: Arthur Hilton | Stars: Sonny Tufts, Victor Jory, Marie Windsor, William Phipps

Votes: 1,067

27. Flickan från Backafall (1953)

90 min | Drama

3.6
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Romance between a young maid and a sailor away at sea.

Director: Bror Bügler | Stars: Viola Sundberg, Sven Lindberg, Kenne Fant, Edvard Persson

Votes: 9

28. Wenn am Sonntagabend die Dorfmusik spielt (1953)

90 min | Drama, Romance

3.6
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Kati is wooed by the rich sawmill owner Prackner since years, but she doesn't love the much older man. Only when her father's horse breeding is deep in financial trouble and his bank urges ... See full summary »

Director: Rudolf Schündler | Stars: Rudolf Prack, Walter Müller, O.E. Hasse, Erwin Biegel

Votes: 23

29. Planet Outlaws (1953)

Approved | 69 min | Action, Family, Sci-Fi

3.8
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An American soldier suspended in time wakes up to find himself in the futuristic world of the year 2500.

Directors: Ford Beebe, Saul A. Goodkind | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Constance Moore, Jackie Moran, Jack Mulhall

Votes: 250

30. The Revlon Mirror Theater (1953– )

30 min | Drama

3.8
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Stars: Robin Chandler, Ellen Corby, Glenn Langan, Harry Harvey

Votes: 64

31. Abid el mal (1953)

Drama, Thriller

3.8
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Director: Fatin Abdel Wahab | Stars: Faten Hamama, Imad Hamdi, Farid Shawqi, Mahmoud El-Meliguy

Votes: 6

32. Jirochô sangokushi: Jirochô to Ishimatsu (1953)

87 min | Action, Drama

3.8
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Director: Masahiro Makino | Stars: Akio Kobori, Hisaya Morishige, Setsuko Wakayama, Asami Kuji

Votes: 18

33. Miljonäärimonni (1953)

80 min | Comedy

3.8
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Director: Roland af Hällström | Stars: Sakari Halonen, Heikki Heino, Mauri Jaakkola, Eero Leväluoma

Votes: 42

34. Who Are the People of America? (1953)

11 min | Short, Documentary

3.8
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Votes: 9

35. Hercules (1953)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

3.9
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Stars: Cesar Ramirez, Gloria Romero

Votes: 9

36. Shahenshah (1953)

Action

3.9
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Director: Amiya Chakrabarty | Stars: Ranjan, Shakila, K.N. Singh, Ramesh Sippy

Votes: 8

37. Combat Squad (1953)

Approved | 72 min | War, Drama

3.9
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A plotless shot-on-the-lot and sound-stage Korean War entry that is even below the standard of house producer Sam Katzman, which is understandable when the name of Jerry Thomas, the ... See full summary »

Director: Cy Roth | Stars: John Ireland, Lon McCallister, Hal March, George E. Stone

Votes: 31

38. Die Regimentstochter (1953)

100 min | Drama, Romance

3.9
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Directors: Günther Haenel, Georg C. Klaren | Stars: Aglaja Schmid, Robert Lindner, Hermann Erhardt, Dagny Servaes

Votes: 10

39. Nástup (1953)

130 min | Drama

3.9
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Director: Otakar Vávra | Stars: Ladislav Chudík, Jaroslav Mares, Karel Höger, Jaroslav Prucha

Votes: 13

40. Hollandmädel (1953)

93 min | Comedy, Music

3.9
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Director: J.A. Hübler-Kahla | Stars: Sonja Ziemann, Gunnar Möller, Hans Moser, Grethe Weiser

Votes: 20

41. Phantom from Space (1953)

Approved | 73 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.0
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An alien being with the power of invisibility lands in Santa Monica. Killing two people who attacked him due to the menacing appearance of his spacesuit, the creature takes it off while ... See full summary »

Director: W. Lee Wilder | Stars: Ted Cooper, Tom Daly, Steve Acton, Burt Wenland

Votes: 749

42. É Pra Casar? (1953)

Comedy

4.0
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Director: Luiz de Barros | Stars: Roberto Almeida, Alexandre Amorim, Waldir Calmon, Iris Delmar

Votes: 5

43. Il tesoro del Bengala (1953)

90 min | Adventure

4.1
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Director: Gianni Vernuccio | Stars: Sabu, Luisella Boni, Luigi Tosi, Carla Calò

Votes: 10

44. Peek a Boo (1953)

Documentary

4.1
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A filmed record of a burlesque show featuring strippers and comedians.

Director: Lillian Hunt | Stars: Venus, Patti Waggin, Leon DeVoe, The Duponts

Votes: 18

45. Lumikki ja 7 jätkää (1953)

69 min

4.1
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Director: Ville Salminen | Stars: Sakari Halonen, Heikki Heino, Eija Inkeri, Pentti Irjala

Votes: 43

46. Saariston tyttö (1953)

80 min

4.1
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A mysterious visitor arrives to a sleepy island and falls in love with a local girl who is practically engaged to a local boy.

Director: Roland af Hällström | Stars: Mirja Mane, Leif Wager, Henake Schubak, Sirkka Saarnio

Votes: 17

47. Die Stärkere (1953)

98 min | Drama, Romance

4.1
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Director: Wolfgang Liebeneiner | Stars: Gertrud Kückelmann, Hans Söhnker, Antje Weisgerber, Paul Henckels

Votes: 9

48. Bror min och jag (1953)

87 min | Comedy

4.1
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Director: Ragnar Frisk | Stars: Gus Dahlström, Holger Höglund, Anna-Lisa Baude, John Botvid

Votes: 17

49. Health: Your Posture (1953)

11 min | Drama, Short

4.1
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A young girl finds out the reason why she isn't popular and doesn't get invited to many parties is because of her posture--she slouches a lot. However, by a fortuitous coincidence, a doctor... See full summary »

Director: Herk Harvey | Star: James Lantz

Votes: 19

50. Glen or Glenda (1953)

Not Rated | 65 min | Drama

4.2
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A psychiatrist tells two stories: one of a transvestite (Glen or Glenda), the other of a pseudohermaphrodite (Alan or Anne).

Director: Edward D. Wood Jr. | Stars: Edward D. Wood Jr., Bela Lugosi, Lyle Talbot, Timothy Farrell

Votes: 6,923