1956

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 ...
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 ...
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 Green Man
7.2

The Green Man

Dec. 21, 1956

The Green Man

Unknown to everyone but his shady Middle Eastern bosses, watchmaker Hawkins is actually a professional hired assassin with a predilection for ...
Baby Doll
7.4

Baby Doll

Dec. 18, 1956

Baby Doll

Archie Lee Meighan is a failing cotton gin owner who is married to Baby Doll, a 19-year old childlike beauty whose father arranged the marriage ...
Anastasia
7

Anastasia

Dec. 13, 1956

Anastasia

Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the ...
Hollywood or Bust
6.5

Hollywood or Bust

Dec. 06, 1956

Hollywood or Bust

The last movie with Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin together, is a satire of the life in Hollywood. Steve Wiley is a deceiver who cheats Malcolm ...
Three Violent People
6.3

Three Violent People

Dec. 01, 1956

Three Violent People

A rancher (Charlton Heston), his shady bride (Anne Baxter) and his one-armed brother (Tom Tryon) fight amid carpetbaggers in Texas.
…And God Created Woman
6.3

…And God Created Woman

Juliette Hardy is sexual dynamite, and has the men of a French coastal town panting. But Antoine, the only man who affects her likewise, ...
Giant
7.6

Giant

Nov. 24, 1956

Giant

Sprawling epic covering the life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family and associates.
A Man Escaped
8.3

A Man Escaped

Nov. 11, 1956

A Man Escaped

A captured French Resistance fighter during World War II engineers a daunting escape from prison.
Aparajito
8.4

Aparajito

Oct. 11, 1956

Aparajito

The Unvanquished is the second part of the Apu film trilogy about the boy, Apu who gets a scholarship to study at a College in Calcutta. His ...
The Ten Commandments
7.9

The Ten Commandments

Oct. 05, 1956

The Ten Commandments

Escaping death, a Hebrew infant is raised in a royal household to become a prince. Upon discovery of his true heritage, Moses embarks on a ...
Written on the Wind
7.4

Written on the Wind

Oct. 04, 1956

Written on the Wind

Mitch Wayne is a geologist working for the Hadleys, an oil-rich Texas family. While the patriarch, Jared, works hard to establish the family ...
X: The Unknown
6.1

X: The Unknown

Sep. 21, 1956

X: The Unknown

When a fissure explosively opens in an English mud flat during a military exercise there, injuring one soldier and killing another, an American ...
The Last Wagon
7

The Last Wagon

Sep. 21, 1956

The Last Wagon

When a handful of settlers survive an Apache attack on their wagon train they must put their lives into the hands of Comanche Todd, a white man ...
Attack
7.4

Attack

Sep. 19, 1956

Attack

At the end of World War II, a National Guard infantry company must set up artillery observation posts in a strategic area. Lt. Costa (Jack ...
Lust for Life
7.4

Lust for Life

Sep. 15, 1956

Lust for Life

An intense and imaginative artist, revered Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh possesses undeniable talent, but he is plagued by mental problems and ...
The Bad Seed
7.5

The Bad Seed

Sep. 12, 1956

The Bad Seed

Air Force Colonel Kenneth Penmark and his wife, Christine, dote on their daughter, Rhoda — as does their lonely landlady, Monica Breedlove. ...
Gervaise
7.4

Gervaise

Sep. 05, 1956

Gervaise

An adaptation of Émile Zola’s 1877 masterpiece L’assommoir, the film is an uncompromising depiction of a lowly laundress’s struggles to deal with ...
Bus Stop
6.4

Bus Stop

Aug. 31, 1956

Bus Stop

Cowboys Beauregard Decker and Virgil Blessing attend a rodeo in Phoenix, where Decker falls in love with beautiful cafe singer Cherie. He wants ...
The Red Balloon
8.2

The Red Balloon

Aug. 24, 1956

The Red Balloon

In this deceptively simple, nearly wordless tale, a young boy discovers a stray balloon, which seems to have a mind of its own, on the streets of ...
Bob le Flambeur
7.7

Bob le Flambeur

Aug. 24, 1956

Bob le Flambeur

In Paris, Bob Montagne is practically synonymous with gambling — and winning. He is kind, classy and well-liked by virtually everyone in ...
The Solid Gold Cadillac
7.5

The Solid Gold Cadillac

Laura Partridge is a very enthusiastic small stockholder of 10 shares in International Projects, a large corporation based in New York. She ...
War and Peace
6.8

War and Peace

Aug. 21, 1956

War and Peace

Napoleon’s tumultuous relations with Russia including his disastrous 1812 invasion serve as the backdrop for the tangled personal lives of ...
Away All Boats
6.3

Away All Boats

Aug. 16, 1956

Away All Boats

The story of USS ‘Belinda’, a U.S. naval ship, and its crew during the battle of the Pacific 1943-1945, as it prepares for action and ...
7 Men from Now
7.4

7 Men from Now

Aug. 04, 1956

7 Men from Now

Aging lawman Ben Stride burns a trail of murderous revenge across a hardscrabble landscape searching for his wife’s murderers.
Bigger Than Life
7.6

Bigger Than Life

Aug. 02, 1956

Bigger Than Life

A seriously ill schoolteacher becomes dependent on a “miracle” drug that begins to affect his sanity.