Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1958

1. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
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 Defiant Ones (1958) The Defiant Ones (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Two escaped convicts chained together, white and black, must learn to get along in order to elude capture. Dir: Stanley Kramer With: Tony Curtis, Sidney Poitier, Theodore Bikel Crime | Drama 96 mins.
4. The Reluctant Debutante (1958) The Reluctant Debutante (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A teenage American girl while visiting her father, is thrown into London society during the "Debutante Season". Dir: Vincente Minnelli With: Rex Harrison, Kay Kendall, John Saxon Comedy | Romance 94 mins.
5. Some Came Running (1958) Some Came Running (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Dave Hirsch, a writer and army veteran winds up in his small Indiana hometown, to the dismay of his respectable older brother. He meets and befriends various different characters and tries to figure out what to do with his life. Dir: Vincente Minnelli With: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Shirley MacLaine Drama | Romance 137 mins.
6. Bonjour Tristesse (1958) Bonjour Tristesse (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Cecile, decadent young girl who lives with her rich playboy father Raymond. When Anne, Raymond's old love interest... Dir: Otto Preminger With: Jean Seberg, David Niven, Deborah Kerr Drama | Romance 94 mins.
7. Dunkirk (1958) Dunkirk (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
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.
8. Touch of Evil (1958) Touch of Evil (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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.
9. The Long, Hot Summer (1958) The Long, Hot Summer (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Accused barn burner and con man Ben Quick arrives in a small Mississippi town and quickly ingratiates himself with its richest family, the Varners. Dir: Martin Ritt With: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Anthony Franciosa Drama 115 mins.
10. South Pacific (1958) South Pacific (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
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.