1959

On the Beach 1959
7.3

On the Beach 1959

In 1964, atomic war wipes out humanity in the northern hemisphere; one American submarine finds temporary safe haven in Australia, where ...
Pickpocket 1959
7.8

Pickpocket 1959

Michel is released from jail after serving a sentence for thievery. His mother dies and he resorts to pickpocketing as a means of survival.
Plan 9 from Outer Space 1959
4

Plan 9 from Outer Space 1959

In California, an old man grieves the loss of his wife and on the next day he also dies. However, the space soldier Eros and her mate Tanna use ...
The World of Apu 1959
8.3

The World of Apu 1959

Apu is a jobless ex-student dreaming vaguely of a future as a writer. An old college friend talks him into a visit up-country to a village ...
Ben-Hur 1959
8.1

Ben-Hur 1959

Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an ...
Operation Petticoat 1959
7.3

Operation Petticoat 1959

A World War II submarine commander finds himself stuck with a decrepit sub, a con-man executive officer, and a group of army nurses.
The Diary of Anne Frank 1959
7.4

The Diary of Anne Frank 1959

The true, harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.
The Great War 1959
8.3

The Great War 1959

Italy, 1916. Oreste Jacovacci and Giovanni Busacca are called, as all the Italian youths, to serve the army in the WWI. They both try in every ...
The 400 Blows 1959
8.1

The 400 Blows 1959

For young Parisian boy Antoine Doinel, life is one difficult situation after another. Surrounded by inconsiderate adults, including his ...
The Nun’s Story 1959
7.6

The Nun’s Story 1959

Gabrielle Van Der Mal gave up everything to become a nun. But her faith and her vows are forever being tested: first in the missionary Congo ...
North by Northwest 1959
8.3

North by Northwest 1959

Advertising man Roger Thornhill is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.
Anatomy of a Murder 1959
8.1

Anatomy of a Murder 1959

The film pits a humble small-town lawyer against a hard-headed big city prosecutor. Emotions flare as a jealous army lieutenant pleads innocent ...
House on Haunted Hill 1959
6.9

House on Haunted Hill 1959

Frederick Loren has invited five strangers to a party of a lifetime. He is offering each of them $10,000 if they can stay the night in a house. ...
Hiroshima Mon Amour 1959
8

Hiroshima Mon Amour 1959

The deep conversation between a Japanese architect and a French actress forms the basis of this celebrated French film, considered one of the ...
The Mummy 1959
6.8

The Mummy 1959

One by one the archaeologists who discover the 4,000-year-old tomb of Princess Ananka are brutally murdered. Kharis, high priest in Egypt 40 ...
Rio Bravo 1959
8

Rio Bravo 1959

The sheriff of a small town in southwest Texas must keep custody of a murderer whose brother, a powerful rancher, is trying to help him escape. ...
Sleeping Beauty 1959
7.3

Sleeping Beauty 1959

A beautiful princess born in a faraway kingdom is destined by a terrible curse to prick her finger on the spindle of a spinning wheel and fall ...
Some Like It Hot 1959
8.3

Some Like It Hot 1959

Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to ...