1956

White Vertigo
7.4

White Vertigo

Dec. 31, 1956

White Vertigo

A documentary covering the 1956 Olympic Games in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy.
Olympic Games 1956
5.9

Olympic Games 1956

Dec. 31, 1956

Olympic Games 1956

A documentary covering the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne and Stockholm.
No. 11: Mirror Animations
6.3

No. 11: Mirror Animations

Cut up animation and collage technique by Harry Smith synchronized to the jazz of Thelonious Monk’s Mysterioso.
The Scrapper
6.9

The Scrapper

Dec. 30, 1956

The Scrapper

Fed up with caprices of her employer’s wife, Lia becomes a driver of architect Giorgi. Soon she falls in love with him, but different ...
A Murder is Announced
8.0

A Murder is Announced

Dec. 30, 1956

A Murder is Announced

A notice appears in the paper of a small English village, Chipping Cleghorn: “A murder is announced and will take place on Friday, October ...
Carnival Night
7.5

Carnival Night

Dec. 29, 1956

Carnival Night

It is the New Year’s Eve and the employees of an Economics Institute are ready with their annual New Year’s entertainment program. It ...
Crime of Passion
6.5

Crime of Passion

Dec. 28, 1956

Crime of Passion

Kathy leaves the newspaper business to marry homicide detective Bill, but is frustrated by his lack of ambition and the banality of life in the ...
Rock Rock Rock!
5.3

Rock Rock Rock!

Dec. 26, 1956

Rock Rock Rock!

A teenage girl, Dori Graham, can’t convince her dad to buy her a strapless gown so she decides to get the money together herself in time ...
It’s Great to be Young!
6.5

It’s Great to be Young!

IT’S GREAT TO A YOUNG stars John Mills as Dingle an easygoing high school teacher. When autocratic new headmaster Frome (Cecil Parker) begins ...
Rodan
6.3

Rodan

Dec. 26, 1956

Rodan

A village is besieged by prehistoric nymphs when a more horrifying discovery is made. A giant flying creature that resembles a pteranodon ...
Full of Life
6.4

Full of Life

Dec. 25, 1956

Full of Life

A father-in-law’s visit makes life even more complicated for a struggling writer and his pregnant wife. Director Richard Quine’s 1956 ...
It Began This Way…
6.4

It Began This Way…

Dec. 25, 1956

It Began This Way…

A Moscow group of Komsomol members arrives on the virgin lands, in the Kazakh steppes, and immediately faces bureaucracy and carelessness. ...
The Spanish Gardener
6.8

The Spanish Gardener

Dec. 25, 1956

The Spanish Gardener

British diplomat Harrington Brande takes up his new lowly post in Spain accompanied by his son Nicholas. That his wife had left him seems to have ...
Checkpoint
5.7

Checkpoint

Dec. 25, 1956

Checkpoint

Stanley Baker’s O’Donovan is sent to steal the plans of a rival company’s racing car designs, to ensure his employers win the ...
Three Men in a Boat
5.5

Three Men in a Boat

Dec. 23, 1956

Three Men in a Boat

Three London gentlemen take a vacation rowing down the Thames, encountering various mishaps and misadventures along the way.
The Stingiest Man in Town
8.2

The Stingiest Man in Town

This is a musical version of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”. Ebenezer Scrooge is given a chance to reform and save his ...
Hot Shots
5.5

Hot Shots

Dec. 23, 1956

Hot Shots

Sach and the gang baby-sit a bratty TV star.
The Monte Carlo Story
5.8

The Monte Carlo Story

Dec. 22, 1956

The Monte Carlo Story

Stylish, sophisticated and absolutely broke, Dino (Vittorio De Sica) and Maria (Marlene Dietrich) pursue a romance until they realize neither of ...
The Wrong Man
7.4

The Wrong Man

Dec. 22, 1956

The Wrong Man

In 1953, an innocent man named Christopher Emmanuel “Manny” Balestrero is arrested after being mistaken for an armed robber.
The Wild Party
6.1

The Wild Party

Dec. 21, 1956

The Wild Party

An ex-football brute (Anthony Quinn) and his beatnik gang take a rich girl (Carol Ohmart) and her boyfriend hostage (Arthur Franz) at a jazz joint.
Khozyayka gostinitsy
6.9

Khozyayka gostinitsy

Dec. 21, 1956

Khozyayka gostinitsy

An attractive woman who runs a country hotel tricks three men who challenge her favour.
Accused of Murder
5.8

Accused of Murder

Dec. 21, 1956

Accused of Murder

The story tells of nightclub singer Vera Ralston, who is accused of murder; and it looks like she’s guilty as she was the last person to ...
A Widow’s Tears

A Widow’s Tears

Dec. 21, 1956

A Widow’s Tears

A Widow’s Tears
The King and Four Queens
6.1

The King and Four Queens

Opportunistic con man Dan Kehoe ingratiates himself with the cantankerous mother of four outlaws and their beautiful widows in order to find ...