1958

Sea Urchins
6.8

Sea Urchins

Dec. 31, 1958

Sea Urchins

A complex creature. Regular underwater photography, magnified close-ups, and film through a microscope present sea urchins. We see their mouth ...
Revenge of the Virgins
3.7

Revenge of the Virgins

When white settlers start to move in on their sacred grounds, a tribe of female Indians vow to do anything they can to stop them.
Schwechater
5.2

Schwechater

Dec. 31, 1958

Schwechater

In 1957, Peter Kubelka was hired to make a short commercial for Schwechater beer. The beer company undoubtedly thought they were commissioning a ...
The Hidden Fortress
8.1

The Hidden Fortress

Dec. 28, 1958

The Hidden Fortress

Japanese peasants Matashichi and Tahei try and fail to make a profit from a tribal war. They find a man and woman whom they believe are simple ...
The Magician
7.7

The Magician

Dec. 26, 1958

The Magician

When ‘Vogler’s Magnetic Health Theater’ comes to town, there’s bound to be a spectacle. Reading reports of a variety of ...
Rockets Galore
6.0

Rockets Galore

Dec. 26, 1958

Rockets Galore

The inhabitants of Todday are content to live their lives in peace and quiet, until, that is, the government decides their little corner of the ...
Tonka
6.5

Tonka

Dec. 25, 1958

Tonka

In Dakota territory in the 1870s, White Bull, a young Sioux, proves his manhood by catching and training a wild colt he names Tonka. When a cruel ...
Desire
7

Desire

Dec. 25, 1958

Desire

A poignant overview of how short life can be, this interesting drama from Czech director Vojetch Jasny is divided into four separate segments. In ...
Bell, Book and Candle
6.9

Bell, Book and Candle

Dec. 25, 1958

Bell, Book and Candle

A modern-day witch likes her neighbor but despises his fiancee, so she enchants him to love her instead… only to fall in love with him for real.
Rally ‘Round the Flag, Boys!
6.0

Rally ‘Round the Flag, Boys!

Harry Bannerman, a Connecticut suburbanite, becomes involved in various shenanigans when his wife Grace leads a protest movement against a secret ...
Over Tissa
6.6

Over Tissa

Dec. 23, 1958

Over Tissa

According to the story of the same name by Aleksandr Avdeenko. The end of the 50s. Transcarpathia. Two saboteurs cross the border near Tissa. One ...
Andy Hardy Comes Home
5.9

Andy Hardy Comes Home

Dec. 22, 1958

Andy Hardy Comes Home

Andy Hardy, now a grown man with a wife and children, returns to his hometown on a business trip and finds himself getting mixed up in local politics.
Revolt in the Big House
6.3

Revolt in the Big House

A crime boss tries to cause a riot and prison break while behind bars.
Cat Feud
7.3

Cat Feud

Dec. 20, 1958

Cat Feud

Bulldog Marc Anthony is a guard at a construction site. He finds a kitten, Pussyfoot, to whom he affectionately gives a wiener for lunch. A ...
The Naked Maja
5.6

The Naked Maja

Dec. 20, 1958

The Naked Maja

A historical fiction based on the lives of artist Goya and the Duchess of Alba
Christine
6.4

Christine

Dec. 19, 1958

Christine

Vienna, 1906. A passionate love story develops between Franz Lobheiner and the young Christine. Lobheiner is, however, currently seeing the ...
Mannequin in Red
6.5

Mannequin in Red

Dec. 19, 1958

Mannequin in Red

A model is murdered at a famous fashion house and the Hillmans start to investigate. Kajsa Hillman is employed as a model and discovers that ...
Some Came Running
7.4

Some Came Running

Dec. 18, 1958

Some Came Running

Hard-drinking novelist Dave Hirsh returns home after being gone for years. His brother wants Dave to settle down, and introduces him to English ...
Separate Tables
7.4

Separate Tables

Dec. 18, 1958

Separate Tables

Boarders at an English resort struggle with emotional problems.
Murder by Contract
7.3

Murder by Contract

Dec. 18, 1958

Murder by Contract

Claude is a ruthless and efficient contract killer. His next target, a woman, is the most difficult.
Monster on the Campus
5.8

Monster on the Campus

Dec. 17, 1958

Monster on the Campus

A college paleontology professor acquires a newly discovered specimen of a coelecanth, but while examining it, he is accidentally exposed to its ...
The Doctor’s Dilemma
6.0

The Doctor’s Dilemma

About a young artist, his wife and a doctor who, when the artist suffers from consumption, uses his limited serum on a more worthwhile case. (BFI ...
Passport to Shame
6.4

Passport to Shame

Dec. 12, 1958

Passport to Shame

British melodrama about a cabbie befriending a girl caught up in the white slave trade.
Bachelor of Hearts
6.1

Bachelor of Hearts

Dec. 12, 1958

Bachelor of Hearts

A German scholar has girl troubles while studying at Cambridge.
The Inn of the Sixth Happiness
7.2

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness

All her life Englishwoman Gladys Aylward knew that China was the place where she belonged. Not qualified to be sent there as a missionary, Gladys ...