Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1958

1. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
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Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son. Dir: Richard Brooks With: Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives Drama | Romance 108 mins.
2. Vertigo (1958) Vertigo (1958)
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A San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend's wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes Mystery | Romance | Thriller 128 mins.
3. The Old Man and the Sea (1958) The Old Man and the Sea (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An old Cuban fisherman's dry spell is broken when he hooks a gigantic fish that drags him out to sea. Based on Ernest Hemingway's story. Dir: John Sturges With: Spencer Tracy, Felipe Pazos, Harry Bellaver Adventure | Drama 86 mins.
4. Touch of Evil (1958) Touch of Evil (1958)
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A stark, perverse story of murder, kidnapping, and police corruption in a Mexican border town. Dir: Orson Welles With: Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Janet Leigh Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 95 mins.
5. The Vikings (1958) The Vikings (1958)
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A slave and a Viking prince fight for the love of a captive princess. Dir: Richard Fleischer With: Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Ernest Borgnine Action | Adventure 116 mins.
6. Enchanted Island (1958) Enchanted Island (1958)
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Two 19th-century sailors jump ship only to discover their tropical paradise is a cannibal stronghold. Dir: Allan Dwan With: Dana Andrews, Jane Powell, Don Dubbins Drama | Adventure 93 mins.
7. The Big Country (1958) The Big Country (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A New Englander arrives in the Old West, where he becomes embroiled in a feud between two families over a valuable patch of land. Dir: William Wyler With: Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Carroll Baker Romance | Western 165 mins.
8. Gideon of Scotland Yard (1958) Gideon of Scotland Yard (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A typical day for Scotland Yard Inspector George Gideon consists in working on several cases at the same time. Dir: John Ford With: Jack Hawkins, Anna Lee, Anna Massey Comedy | Crime | Drama | Thriller 91 mins.
9. Dunkirk (1958) Dunkirk (1958)
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A dramatization of the British Expeditionary Force's 1940 retreat to the beaches of France and the extraordinary seaborne evacuation that saved it from utter destruction by Nazi Germany. Dir: Leslie Norman With: John Mills, Richard Attenborough, Bernard Lee Drama | History | War 134 mins.
10. South Pacific (1958) South Pacific (1958)
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On a South Pacific island during World War II, love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who's being courted for a dangerous military mission. Dir: Joshua Logan With: Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr Musical | Romance | War 157 mins.