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1. The Night of the Hunter (1955) The Night of the Hunter (1955)
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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. Dir: Charles Laughton With: Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller 92 mins.
2. Bad Day at Black Rock (1955) Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
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A one handed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary. Dir: John Sturges With: Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan, Anne Francis Crime | Drama | Thriller | Western 81 mins.
3. Rebel Without a Cause (1955) Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
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A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town, finding friends and enemies. Dir: Nicholas Ray With: James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo Drama 111 mins.
4. Revenge of the Creature (1955) Revenge of the Creature (1955)
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Men capture the creature from the Black Lagoon and make him an aquarium attraction, from which he escapes. Dir: Jack Arnold With: John Agar, Lori Nelson, John Bromfield Horror | Sci-Fi 82 mins.
5. East of Eden (1955) East of Eden (1955)
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In the Salinas Valley, in and around World War I, Cal Trask feels he must compete against overwhelming... Dir: Elia Kazan With: James Dean, Raymond Massey, Julie Harris Drama 115 mins.
6. Lady and the Tramp (1955) Lady and the Tramp (1955)
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The romantic tale of a sheltered uptown Cocker Spaniel dog and a streetwise downtown Mutt. Dir: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson With: Barbara Luddy, Larry Roberts, Peggy Lee Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Romance 76 mins.
7. To Catch a Thief (1955) To Catch a Thief (1955)
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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. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis Crime | Mystery | Romance | Thriller 106 mins.
8. The Long Gray Line (1955) The Long Gray Line (1955)
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The life story of a salt-of-the-earth Irish immigrant, who becomes an Army Noncommissioned Officer and... Dir: John Ford With: Tyrone Power, Maureen O'Hara, Robert Francis Biography | Comedy | Drama | Sport 138 mins.
9. The Seven Year Itch (1955) The Seven Year Itch (1955)
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When his family goes away for the summer, a so far faithful husband is tempted by a beautiful neighbor. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Marilyn Monroe, Tom Ewell, Evelyn Keyes Comedy | Romance 105 mins.
10. Guys and Dolls (1955) Guys and Dolls (1955)
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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. Dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz With: Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons, Frank Sinatra Comedy | Musical | Romance 150 mins.
11. The Ladykillers (1955) The Ladykillers (1955)
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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. Dir: Alexander Mackendrick With: Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Cecil Parker Comedy | Crime 91 mins.
12. Diabolique (1955) Diabolique (1955)
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The wife of a cruel headmaster and his mistress conspire to kill him, but after the murder is committed, his body disappears, and strange events begin to plague the two women. Dir: Henri-Georges Clouzot With: Simone Signoret, Véra Clouzot, Paul Meurisse Horror | Mystery | Thriller 114 mins.
13. Oklahoma! (1955) Oklahoma! (1955)
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In the Oklahoma territory at the turn of the twentieth century, two young cowboys vie with an evil ranch... Dir: Fred Zinnemann With: Gordon MacRae, Gloria Grahame, Gene Nelson Musical | Romance | Western 145 mins.
14. This Island Earth (1955) This Island Earth (1955)
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Aliens come to Earth seeking scientists to help them in their war. Dir: Joseph M. Newman With: Jeff Morrow, Faith Domergue, Rex Reason Horror | Sci-Fi 87 mins.
15. Marty (1955) Marty (1955)
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A middle-aged butcher and a school teacher who have given up on the idea of love, meet at a dance and fall in love. Dir: Delbert Mann With: Ernest Borgnine, Betsy Blair, Esther Minciotti Drama | Romance 90 mins.
16. Marriage a la Mode (1955) Marriage a la Mode (1955)
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Charles Hathaway wakes up in West Wales with no recollection of who he is or how he got there. With... Dir: Sidney Gilliat With: Rex Harrison, Kay Kendall, Cecil Parker Comedy 88 mins.
17. Mister Roberts (1955) Mister Roberts (1955)
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Comedy-drama about life on a not particularly important ship of the US Navy during WW2. Dir: John Ford, Mervyn LeRoy With: Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell Comedy | Drama | War 123 mins.
18. The Trouble with Harry (1955) The Trouble with Harry (1955)
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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... Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: John Forsythe, Shirley MacLaine, Edmund Gwenn Comedy | Mystery 99 mins.
19. Footsteps in the Fog (1955) Footsteps in the Fog (1955)
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In early 1900's England, a beautiful maid tries to blackmail her master into romancing her when she discovers he poisoned his wife to death. Dir: Arthur Lubin With: Stewart Granger, Jean Simmons, Bill Travers Drama | Thriller 90 mins.
20. Kiss Me Deadly (1955) Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
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A doomed female hitchhiker pulls Mike Hammer into a deadly whirlpool of intrigue, revolving around a mysterious "great whatsit." Dir: Robert Aldrich With: Ralph Meeker, Albert Dekker, Paul Stewart Crime | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller 106 mins.
21. Killer's Kiss (1955) Killer's Kiss (1955)
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As a man waits at a train station for his girl, he tells us about the recent past and we segue into a long flash-back. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Frank Silvera, Irene Kane, Jamie Smith Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 67 mins.
22. Blackboard Jungle (1955) Blackboard Jungle (1955)
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A new English teacher at a violent, unruly inner-city school is determined to do his job, despite resistance from both students and faculty. Dir: Richard Brooks With: Glenn Ford, Anne Francis, Louis Calhern Drama 101 mins.
23. The Fast and the Furious (1955) The Fast and the Furious (1955)
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A man wrongly imprisoned for murder breaks out of jail. He wants to clear his name, but with the police pursuing him... Dir: John Ireland, Edward Sampson With: John Ireland, Dorothy Malone, Bruce Carlisle Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 73 mins.
24. The Court Jester (1955) The Court Jester (1955)
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A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an evil ruler who has overthrown the rightful king. Dir: Melvin Frank, Norman Panama With: Danny Kaye, Glynis Johns, Basil Rathbone Adventure | Comedy | Family | Musical 101 mins.
25. Picnic (1955) Picnic (1955)
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Emotions are ignited amongst the complacent townsfolk when a handsome drifter arrives in a small Kansas community on the morning of the Labour Day picnic. Dir: Joshua Logan With: William Holden, Kim Novak, Betty Field Drama | Romance 115 mins.
26. All That Heaven Allows (1955) All That Heaven Allows (1955)
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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. Dir: Douglas Sirk With: Jane Wyman, Rock Hudson, Agnes Moorehead Drama | Romance 89 mins.
27. Tarantula (1955) Tarantula (1955)
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A spider escapes from an isolated desert laboratory experimenting in giantism and grows to tremendous size as it wreaks havoc on the local inhabitants. Dir: Jack Arnold With: John Agar, Mara Corday, Leo G. Carroll Horror | Sci-Fi 80 mins.
28. The Desperate Hours (1955) The Desperate Hours (1955)
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Glen, Hal and Sam are three escaped convicts who move in on and terrorize a suburban household. Dir: William Wyler With: Humphrey Bogart, Fredric March, Arthur Kennedy Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 112 mins.
29. Rififi (1955) Rififi (1955)
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Four men plan a technically perfect crime, but the human element intervenes... Dir: Jules Dassin With: Jean Servais, Carl Möhner, Robert Manuel Crime | Drama | Thriller 122 mins.
30. The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) The Man with the Golden Arm (1955)
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Strung-out junkie deals with daily demoralizing drug addiction while crippled wife and card sharks continue to pull him down. Dir: Otto Preminger With: Frank Sinatra, Kim Novak, Eleanor Parker Drama 119 mins.
31. Sissi (1955) Sissi (1955)
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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. Dir: Ernst Marischka With: Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm, Magda Schneider Comedy | Drama | History | Romance 102 mins.
32. Seven Cities of Gold (1955) Seven Cities of Gold (1955)
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In the eighteenth century, a Spanish expedition is looking for seven cities of gold in a territory now known as California... Dir: Robert D. Webb With: Richard Egan, Anthony Quinn, Michael Rennie Adventure | Biography | History 103 mins.
33. The Dam Busters (1955) The Dam Busters (1955)
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The story of how the British attacked German dams in WWII by using an ingenious technique to drop bombs where they would be most effective. Dir: Michael Anderson With: Richard Todd, Michael Redgrave, Ursula Jeans Drama | History | War 124 mins.
34. The Virgin Queen (1955) The Virgin Queen (1955)
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Sir Walter Raleigh overcomes court intrigue to win favor with the Queen in order to get financing for a proposed voyage to the New World. Dir: Henry Koster With: Bette Davis, Richard Todd, Joan Collins Drama | History | Romance 92 mins.
35. Daddy Long Legs (1955) Daddy Long Legs (1955)
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On a trip to France, millionaire Jervis Pendelton sees an 18 year old girl in an orphanage. Enchanted with her... Dir: Jean Negulesco With: Fred Astaire, Leslie Caron, Terry Moore Musical | Romance 126 mins.
36. Bride of the Monster (1955) Bride of the Monster (1955)
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An mad doctor attempts to create atomic supermen. Dir: Edward D. Wood Jr. With: Bela Lugosi, Tor Johnson, Tony McCoy Horror | Sci-Fi 69 mins.
37. To Hell and Back (1955) To Hell and Back (1955)
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The true WWII story of Audie Murphy, the most decorated soldier in U.S. history. Based on the autobiography of Audie Murphy who stars as himself in the film. Dir: Jesse Hibbs With: Audie Murphy, Marshall Thompson, Charles Drake Action | Biography | Drama | Romance | War 106 mins.
38. Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955) Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955)
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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. Dir: Henry King With: William Holden, Jennifer Jones, Torin Thatcher Biography | Drama | Romance | War 102 mins.
39. Summertime (1955) Summertime (1955)
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A lonely American woman unexpectedly finds romance in Venice, Italy. Dir: David Lean With: Katharine Hepburn, Rossano Brazzi, Isa Miranda Romance | Drama 99 mins.
40. Davy Crockett: King of the Wild Frontier (1955) Davy Crockett: King of the Wild Frontier (1955)
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Legends (and myths) from the life of famed American frontiersman Davey Crockett are depicted in this feature film edited from television episodes... Dir: Norman Foster With: Fess Parker, Buddy Ebsen, Basil Ruysdael Family | Western | Adventure | Drama 93 mins.
41. We're No Angels (1955) We're No Angels (1955)
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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. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Humphrey Bogart, Peter Ustinov, Aldo Ray Comedy | Crime | Romance 106 mins.
42. Battle Cry (1955) Battle Cry (1955)
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A group of young Marines have adventures in love and war. Dir: Raoul Walsh With: Van Heflin, Aldo Ray, Mona Freeman Drama | Romance | War 149 mins.
43. The Rose Tattoo (1955) The Rose Tattoo (1955)
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An Italian-American neighborhood in Louisiana is disturbed when truck driver Rosario Delle Rose is killed by police while smuggling... Dir: Daniel Mann With: Anna Magnani, Burt Lancaster, Marisa Pavan Comedy | Drama | Romance 117 mins.
44. The Quatermass Xperiment (1955) The Quatermass Xperiment (1955)
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A missile, launched by the team led by Prof. Quatermass, lands in the English countryside. Of the three members of the crew... Dir: Val Guest With: Brian Donlevy, Jack Warner, Margia Dean Horror | Sci-Fi 82 mins.
45. Richard III (1955) Richard III (1955)
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Shakespeare's powerful tale of the wicked deformed king and his conquests, both on the battlefield and in the boudoir. Dir: Laurence Olivier With: Laurence Olivier, Cedric Hardwicke, Nicholas Hannen Biography | Drama | History | War 161 mins.
46. The Man from Laramie (1955) The Man from Laramie (1955)
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A stranger defies the local cattle baron and his sadistic son by working for one of his oldest rivals. Dir: Anthony Mann With: James Stewart, Arthur Kennedy, Donald Crisp Western 104 mins.
47. Land of the Pharaohs (1955) Land of the Pharaohs (1955)
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A captured architect designs an ingenious plan to ensure the impregnability of tomb of a self-absorbed Pharaoh, obsessed with the security of his next life. Dir: Howard Hawks With: Jack Hawkins, Joan Collins, Dewey Martin Drama | History 105 mins.
48. Godzilla Raids Again (1955) Godzilla Raids Again (1955)
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Godzilla battles an irradiated Ankylosaur and destroys Osaka in the process. Dir: Motoyoshi Oda With: Hiroshi Koizumi, Setsuko Wakayama, Minoru Chiaki Action | Drama | Horror | Romance | Sci-Fi 82 mins.
49. Love Me or Leave Me (1955) Love Me or Leave Me (1955)
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A fictionalized account of the career of jazz singer Ruth Etting and her tempestuous marriage to gangster Marty Snyder, who helped propel her to stardom. Dir: Charles Vidor With: Doris Day, James Cagney, Cameron Mitchell Biography | Drama | Music | Romance United States-PASSED 122 mins.
50. The Plot to Assassinate Hitler (1955) The Plot to Assassinate Hitler (1955)
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Dir: Falk Harnack With: Wolfgang Preiss, Annemarie Düringer, Robert Freitag Drama 97 mins.
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