Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1955

1. Rebel Without a Cause (1955) Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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.
2. To Catch a Thief (1955) To Catch a Thief (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
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.
3. The Phenix City Story (1955) The Phenix City Story (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A crime-busting lawyer and his initially reluctant attorney father take on the forces that run gambling and prostitution in their small Southern town. Dir: Phil Karlson With: John McIntire, Richard Kiley, Kathryn Grant Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | History 100 mins.
4. Lady and the Tramp (1955) Lady and the Tramp (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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.
5. East of Eden (1955) East of Eden (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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. The Night of the Hunter (1955) The Night of the Hunter (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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.
7. The Seven Year Itch (1955) The Seven Year Itch (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
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.
8. The Ladykillers (1955) The Ladykillers (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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.
9. Diabolique (1955) Diabolique (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
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.
10. Guys and Dolls (1955) Guys and Dolls (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
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.