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1. War and Peace (1956) War and Peace (1956)
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Napoleon's tumultuous relations with Russia including his disastrous 1812 invasion serve as the backdrop for the tangled personal lives of two aristocratic families. Dir: King Vidor With: Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Mel Ferrer Drama | Romance | War 208 mins.
2. Around the World in Eighty Days (1956) Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)
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Adaptation of Jules Verne's novel about a Victorian Englishman who bets that with the new steamships and railways he can do what the title says. Dir: Michael Anderson With: David Niven, Cantinflas, Finlay Currie Adventure | Comedy | Family | Romance 175 mins.
3. The Ten Commandments (1956) The Ten Commandments (1956)
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The Egyptian Prince, Moses, learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people. Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter Adventure | Biography | Drama | History 220 mins.
4. The Searchers (1956) The Searchers (1956)
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A Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from an Indian tribe. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles Adventure | Drama | Western 119 mins.
5. Giant (1956) Giant (1956)
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Sprawling epic covering the life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family and associates. Dir: George Stevens With: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean Drama 201 mins.
6. The Killing (1956) The Killing (1956)
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Crooks plan and execute a daring race-track robbery. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Vince Edwards Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 85 mins.
7. Moby Dick (1956) Moby Dick (1956)
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The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain's self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick. Dir: John Huston With: Gregory Peck, Richard Basehart, Leo Genn Adventure | Drama 116 mins.
8. Forbidden Planet (1956) Forbidden Planet (1956)
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A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has. Dir: Fred M. Wilcox With: Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen Action | Adventure | Family | Sci-Fi 98 mins.
9. High Society (1956) High Society (1956)
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C.K. Dexter-Haven, a successful popular jazz musician, lives in a mansion near his ex-wife's Tracy Lord's family estate... Dir: Charles Walters With: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra Comedy | Musical | Romance 111 mins.
10. The King and I (1956) The King and I (1956)
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A widow accepts a job as a live-in governess to the King of Siam's children. Dir: Walter Lang With: Yul Brynner, Deborah Kerr, Rita Moreno Biography | Drama | Musical | Romance 133 mins.
11. The Brave One (1956) The Brave One (1956)
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A young Mexican boy tirelessly tries to save his pet bull from death at the hands of a celebrated matador. Dir: Irving Rapper With: Michel Ray, Rodolfo Hoyos Jr., Elsa Cárdenas Drama | Family 100 mins.
12. The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
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A family vacationing in Morocco accidentally stumble on to an assassination plot and the conspirators are determined to prevent them from interfering. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda de Banzie Thriller 120 mins.
13. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
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A small-town doctor learns that the population of his community is being replaced by emotionless alien duplicates. Dir: Don Siegel With: Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates Horror | Sci-Fi 80 mins.
14. The Wrong Man (1956) The Wrong Man (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
True story of an innocent man mistaken for a criminal. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Henry Fonda, Vera Miles, Anthony Quayle Drama | Film-Noir 105 mins.
15. The Bad Seed (1956) The Bad Seed (1956)
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A housewife suspects that her seemingly perfect 8-year-old daughter is a heartless killer. Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Nancy Kelly, Patty McCormack, Henry Jones Crime | Drama | Horror | Mystery | Thriller 129 mins.
16. Love Me Tender (1956) Love Me Tender (1956)
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Elvis plays Clint Reno, one of the Reno brothers who stayed home while his brother went to fight in the Civil War for the Confederate army... Dir: Robert D. Webb With: Richard Egan, Debra Paget, Elvis Presley Drama | Romance | Western 89 mins.
17. Carousel (1956) Carousel (1956)
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Billy Bigelow has been dead for fifteen years, and now outside the pearly gates, he long waived his right to go back to Earth for a day... Dir: Henry King With: Gordon MacRae, Shirley Jones, Cameron Mitchell Drama | Musical 128 mins.
18. Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956) Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
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Boxer Rocky Graziano's biopic, based on his autobiography, from childhood to his World Middleweight Championship title win at age 28 in 1947. Dir: Robert Wise With: Paul Newman, Pier Angeli, Everett Sloane Biography | Drama | Sport United States-PASSED 113 mins.
19. Bus Stop (1956) Bus Stop (1956)
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A naive but stubborn cowboy falls in love with a saloon singer and tries to take her away against her will to get married and live on his ranch in Montana. Dir: Joshua Logan With: Marilyn Monroe, Don Murray, Arthur O'Connell Comedy | Drama | Romance 96 mins.
20. The Conqueror (1956) The Conqueror (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
Mongol chief Temujin battles against Tartar armies and for the love of the Tartar princess Bortai. Temujin becomes the emperor Genghis Khan. Dir: Dick Powell With: John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Pedro Armendáriz Adventure | Biography | History | Romance | War 111 mins.
21. The Man Who Never Was (1956) The Man Who Never Was (1956)
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True story of a British attempt to trick the enemy into weakening Sicily's defenses before the 1943 attack, using a dead man with faked papers. Dir: Ronald Neame With: Clifton Webb, Gloria Grahame, Robert Flemyng War | Drama 103 mins.
22. ...And God Created Woman (1956) ...And God Created Woman (1956)
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In sunny St. Tropez, a young sexpot loves one brother but marries the other. Dir: Roger Vadim With: Brigitte Bardot, Curd Jürgens, Jean-Louis Trintignant Drama | Romance 95 mins.
23. Baby Doll (1956) Baby Doll (1956)
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A steamy tale of two Southern rivals and a sensuous nineteen-year-old virgin. Dir: Elia Kazan With: Karl Malden, Carroll Baker, Eli Wallach Drama 114 mins.
24. Jubal (1956) Jubal (1956)
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A new foreman rejects the sexual advances of a frustrated rancher's wife, which leads to conflicts that could get him killed. Dir: Delmer Daves With: Glenn Ford, Ernest Borgnine, Rod Steiger Drama | Romance | Western 100 mins.
25. Anastasia (1956) Anastasia (1956)
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An opportunistic Russian businessman tries to pass a mysterious impostor as the Grand Duchess Anastasia. But she is so convincing in her performance that even the biggest skeptics believe her. Dir: Anatole Litvak With: Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner, Helen Hayes Biography | Drama | History 105 mins.
26. 1984 (1956) 1984 (1956)
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George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love. Dir: Michael Anderson With: Edmond O'Brien, Michael Redgrave, Jan Sterling Drama | Sci-Fi 90 mins.
27. A Man Escaped (1956) A Man Escaped (1956)
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Captured French Resistance fighter Andre Devigny awaits a certain death sentence for espionage in a stark Nazi prison... Dir: Robert Bresson With: François Leterrier, Charles Le Clainche, Maurice Beerblock Drama | Thriller | War 99 mins.
28. Written on the Wind (1956) Written on the Wind (1956)
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Alcoholic playboy Kyle Hadley marries the woman secretly loved by his poor but hard-working best friend, who in turn is pursued by Kyle's nymphomaniac sister. Dir: Douglas Sirk With: Rock Hudson, Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack Drama 99 mins.
29. Friendly Persuasion (1956) Friendly Persuasion (1956)
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The pacifist attitude of a Quaker family is tested as a result of the American Civil War. Dir: William Wyler With: Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, Anthony Perkins Drama | War | Western 137 mins.
30. Lust for Life (1956) Lust for Life (1956)
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The life of brilliant but tortured artist Vincent van Gogh. Dir: Vincente Minnelli With: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, James Donald Biography | Drama United States-PASSED 122 mins.
31. The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956) The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956)
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This comedy-drama is partially a gentle satire on America's drive to change the world in the post-war years... Dir: Daniel Mann With: Marlon Brando, Glenn Ford, Machiko Kyô Comedy 123 mins.
32. Bob le Flambeur (1956) Bob le Flambeur (1956)
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Bob, an old gangster and gambler is almost broke, so he decides in spite of the warnings of a friend... Dir: Jean-Pierre Melville With: Roger Duchesne, Isabelle Corey, Daniel Cauchy Crime | Drama | Thriller 98 mins.
33. The Rainmaker (1956) The Rainmaker (1956)
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Lizzie Curry is on the verge of becoming a hopeless old maid. Her wit and intelligence and skills as... Dir: Joseph Anthony With: Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn, Wendell Corey Romance | Western 121 mins.
34. Fire Maidens of Outer Space (1956) Fire Maidens of Outer Space (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  
A team of astronauts lands on a moon of Jupiter to find it populated with beautiful young women looking for mates. An old man explains to the explorers the group's story, as well as the moon's dangers. Dir: Cy Roth With: Susan Shaw, Anthony Dexter, Paul Carpenter Sci-Fi 80 mins.
35. Between Heaven and Hell (1956) Between Heaven and Hell (1956)
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The spoiled rich son of a wealthy Southerner is changed by his experiences in the Pacific during World War II. Dir: Richard Fleischer With: Robert Wagner, Terry Moore, Broderick Crawford Drama | War 94 mins.
36. The Harder They Fall (1956) The Harder They Fall (1956)
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Down-on-his-luck ex-sportswriter Eddie Willis is hired by shady fight promoter Nick Benko to promote his latest find, an unknown but easily exploitable phenom from Argentina. Dir: Mark Robson With: Humphrey Bogart, Rod Steiger, Jan Sterling Drama | Film-Noir | Sport | Thriller 109 mins.
37. Attack (1956) Attack (1956)
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In 1945, an American Infantry company sets up an artillery observation post but tensions between captain Cooney and lieutenant Costa run high. Dir: Robert Aldrich With: Jack Palance, Lee Marvin, Eddie Albert Drama | War | Action 107 mins.
38. Trapeze (1956) Trapeze (1956)
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A crippled circus acrobat is torn emotionally between two ambitious young trapeze artists, one a talented young American and a less-gifted but beautiful Italian. Dir: Carol Reed With: Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Gina Lollobrigida Drama | Romance 105 mins.
39. There's Always Tomorrow (1956) There's Always Tomorrow (1956)
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When a toy manufacturer feels ignored and unappreciated by by his wife and children, he begins to rekindle a past love when a former employee comes back into his life. Dir: Douglas Sirk With: Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray, Joan Bennett Drama | Romance 84 mins.
40. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956) The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An ex-soldier faces ethical questions as he tries to earn enough to support his wife and children well. Dir: Nunnally Johnson With: Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones, Fredric March Drama | Romance | War 153 mins.
41. Bigger Than Life (1956) Bigger Than Life (1956)
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A seriously ill schoolteacher becomes dependent on a "miracle" drug that begins to affect his sanity. Dir: Nicholas Ray With: James Mason, Barbara Rush, Walter Matthau Drama 95 mins.
42. Tea and Sympathy (1956) Tea and Sympathy (1956)
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Tom Lee is a sensitive boy of 17 whose lack of interest in the "manly" pursuits of sports, mountain... Dir: Vincente Minnelli With: Deborah Kerr, John Kerr, Leif Erickson Drama 122 mins.
43. Anything Goes (1956) Anything Goes (1956)
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Bill Benson and Ted Adams are to appear in a Broadway show together and, while in Paris, each 'discovers'... Dir: Robert Lewis With: Bing Crosby, Donald O'Connor, Zizi Jeanmaire Musical 106 mins.
44. The Swan (1956) The Swan (1956)
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Princess Beatrice's days of enjoying the regal life are numbered unless her only daughter, Princess Alexandra... Dir: Charles Vidor With: Grace Kelly, Alec Guinness, Louis Jourdan Comedy | Romance | Drama 104 mins.
45. Miracle in the Rain (1956) Miracle in the Rain (1956)
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Wartime romance about a lonely man and woman who meet one rainy afternoon in New York. Dir: Rudolph Maté With: Jane Wyman, Van Johnson, Peggie Castle Drama | Fantasy | Romance 108 mins.
46. Pursuit of the Graf Spee (1956) Pursuit of the Graf Spee (1956)
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A true WW2 story: the British Navy must find and destroy a powerful German warship. Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger With: John Gregson, Anthony Quayle, Ian Hunter Action | Adventure | Drama | History | War 119 mins.
47. Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956) Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)
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Extra-terrestrials flying in high-tech flying saucers contact scientist Dr. Russell Marvin as part of a plan to enslave the inhabitants of Earth. Dir: Fred F. Sears With: Hugh Marlowe, Joan Taylor, Donald Curtis Action | Sci-Fi 83 mins.
48. The Girl Can't Help It (1956) The Girl Can't Help It (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Gangster hires down-and-out press agent to make his blonde bimbo girlfriend a singing star. Dir: Frank Tashlin With: Tom Ewell, Jayne Mansfield, Edmond O'Brien Comedy | Music 99 mins.
49. Seven Men from Now (1956) Seven Men from Now (1956)
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A former sheriff blames himself for his wife's death during a Wells Fargo robbery and vows to track down and kill the seven men responsible. Dir: Budd Boetticher With: Randolph Scott, Gail Russell, Lee Marvin Western 78 mins.
50. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1956) The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1956)
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The timeless tale of the seductive gypsy Esmeralda and the tortured hunchback Quasimodo. Dir: Jean Delannoy With: Gina Lollobrigida, Anthony Quinn, Jean Danet Drama | History | Horror 115 mins.
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