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. The Seventh Seal (1957) The Seventh Seal (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 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.
3. An Affair to Remember (1957) An Affair to Remember (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A couple falls in love and agrees to meet in six months at the Empire State Building - but will it happen? Dir: Leo McCarey With: Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Richard Denning Drama | Romance 119 mins.
4. Paths of Glory (1957) Paths of Glory (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
After refusing to attack an enemy position, a general accuses the soldiers of cowardice and their commanding officer must defend them. 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. Until They Sail (1957) Until They Sail (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
During WW2, husband-less New Zealand women meet and marry American soldiers who are fighting in the Pacific theater. Dir: Robert Wise With: Jean Simmons, Paul Newman, Joan Fontaine Drama | Romance | War 94 mins.
7. The Helen Morgan Story (1957) The Helen Morgan Story (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Torch singer Helen Morgan rises from sordid beginnings to fame and fortune only to lose it all to alcohol and poor personal choices. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Ann Blyth, Paul Newman, Richard Carlson Biography | Drama | Music 118 mins.
8. 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 116 mins.
9. Wild Strawberries (1957) Wild Strawberries (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
After living a life marked by coldness, an aging professor is forced to confront the emptiness of his existence. Dir: Ingmar Bergman With: Victor Sjöström, Bibi Andersson, Ingrid Thulin Drama | Romance 91 mins.
10. Night Passage (1957) Night Passage (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A fired railroad man is rehired and trusted to carry a 10,000 dollar payroll in secret, even though he is suspected of being connected to outlaws. Dir: James Neilson With: James Stewart, Audie Murphy, Dan Duryea Western 90 mins.