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 jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence. Dir: Sidney Lumet With: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam Crime | Drama 96 mins.
2. The Enemy Below (1957) The Enemy Below (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
During World War II, an American destroyer meets a German U-Boat. Both captains are experts, and so begins a deadly game of cat-and-mouse. Dir: Dick Powell With: Robert Mitchum, Curd Jürgens, David Hedison Action | Adventure | Drama | Thriller | War 98 mins.
3. The Giant Claw (1957) The Giant Claw (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
Global panic ensues when it is revealed that a mysterious UFO is actually a giant bird that flies at supersonic speed and has no regard for life or architecture. Dir: Fred F. Sears With: Jeff Morrow, Mara Corday, Morris Ankrum Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi 75 mins.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. 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.
8. The Rising of the Moon (1957) The Rising of the Moon (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Three vignettes of old Irish country life, based on a series of short stories. In "The Majesty of the... Dir: John Ford With: Tyrone Power, Noel Purcell, Cyril Cusack Comedy | Drama 81 mins.
9. Witness for the Prosecution (1957) Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 116 mins.
10. 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 115 mins.