Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1957

1. 12 Angry Men (1957) 12 Angry Men (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court. Dir: Sidney Lumet With: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam Crime | Drama 96 mins.
2. A Face in the Crowd (1957) A Face in the Crowd (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An Arkansas hobo becomes an overnight media sensation. But as he becomes drunk with fame and power, will he ever be exposed as the fraud he has become? Dir: Elia Kazan With: Andy Griffith, Patricia Neal, Anthony Franciosa Drama 126 mins.
3. The Seventh Seal (1957) The Seventh Seal (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A man seeks answers about life, death, and the existence of God as he plays chess against the Grim Reaper during the Black Plague. Dir: Ingmar Bergman With: Max von Sydow, Gunnar Björnstrand, Bengt Ekerot Drama | Fantasy 96 mins.
4. Paths of Glory (1957) Paths of Glory (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Based on the 1935 novel of the same name, it tells the story of an ill-fated assault on German forces by French soldiers, and the grippling consequences those soldiers face when they refuse to follow through with it. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Kirk Douglas, Ralph Meeker, Adolphe Menjou Drama | War 88 mins.
5. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
After settling his differences with a Japanese PoW camp commander, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge for their captors - while oblivious to a plan by the Allies to destroy it. Dir: David Lean With: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins Adventure | Drama | War 161 mins.
6. Old Yeller (1957) Old Yeller (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A boy brings a yellow dog home. The dog loves the family as much as they love him, but can the love last ? Dir: Robert Stevenson With: Dorothy McGuire, Fess Parker, Tommy Kirk Family | Drama | Adventure | Western 83 mins.
7. Witness for the Prosecution (1957) Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Leonard Vole is arrested on suspicion of murdering an elderly acquaintance. He employs an experienced but aging barrister as his defense attorney. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton Drama | Mystery | Thriller 116 mins.
8. Funny Face (1957) Funny Face (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An impromptu fashion shoot at a book store brings about a new fashion model discovery in the shop clerk. Dir: Stanley Donen With: Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Kay Thompson Comedy | Musical | Romance 103 mins.
9. Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957) Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Lawman Wyatt Earp and outlaw Doc Holliday form an unlikely alliance which culminates in their participation in the legendary Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Dir: John Sturges With: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming Western 122 mins.
10. The Wings of Eagles (1957) The Wings of Eagles (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A biography of Navy flier-turned-screenwriter Frank W. "Spig" Wead. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Dan Dailey Biography | Drama | War 110 mins.