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Lady and the Tramp

Lady, a golden cocker spaniel, meets up with a mongrel dog who calls himself the Tramp. He is obviously from the wrong side of town, but happenings at Lady's home make her decide to travel with him for a while.

Release On: 22nd - June - 1955

Vote Count: 4457
Vote Average: 7.1/10


Marcelino pan y vino

Left on the doorstep of a monastery as an infant, Marcelino was raised by the monks. He was well-cared for but lonely and missed having a mother. One day he found a special friend in the forbidden attic, hanging on a cross. A friend that would repay Marcelino's kindness by granting him one heart-felt wish.

Release On: 24th - February - 1955

Vote Count: 195
Vote Average: 7.1/10


The Seven Year Itch

With his family away for their annual summer holiday, Richard Sherman decides he has the opportunity to live a bachelor's life. The beautiful but ditzy blonde from the apartment above catches his eye and they soon start spending time together—maybe a little too much time!

Release On: 3rd - June - 1955

Vote Count: 683
Vote Average: 7.1/10


Killer's Kiss

The film revolves around Davey Gordon, a 29 year old welterweight New York boxer in the end of his career, and his relationship with a dancer and her violent employer.

Release On: 1st - October - 1955

Vote Count: 406
Vote Average: 6.4/10


ゴジラの逆襲

Two fishing scout pilots make a horrifying discovery when they encounter a second Godzilla alongside a new monster named Anguirus. Without the weapon that killed the original, authorities attempt to lure Godzilla away from the mainland. But Anguirus soon arrives and the two monsters make their way towards Osaka as Japan braces for tragedy.

Release On: 24th - April - 1955

Vote Count: 176
Vote Average: 6.1/10


Rebel Without a Cause

After moving to a new town, troublemaking teen Jim Stark is supposed to have a clean slate, although being the new kid in town brings its own problems. While searching for some stability, Stark forms a bond with a disturbed classmate, Plato, and falls for local girl Judy. However, Judy is the girlfriend of neighborhood tough, Buzz. When Buzz violently confronts Jim and challenges him to a drag race, the new kid's real troubles begin.

Release On: 29th - October - 1955

Vote Count: 1256
Vote Average: 7.6/10


To Catch a Thief

An ex-thief is accused of enacting a new crime spree, so to clear his name he sets off to catch the new thief, who’s imitating his signature style.

Release On: 3rd - August - 1955

Vote Count: 1171
Vote Average: 7.4/10


Oklahoma!

This joyous celebration of frontier life combines tender romance and violent passion in the Oklahoma Territory of the 1900s with a timeless score filled with unforgettable songs. Rodgers and Hammerstein's hit Broadway musical.

Release On: 10th - October - 1955

Vote Count: 120
Vote Average: 6.7/10


Les Diaboliques

The cruel and abusive headmaster of a boarding school, Michel Delassalle, is murdered by an unlikely duo -- his meek wife and the mistress he brazenly flaunts. The women become increasingly unhinged by a series of odd occurrences after Delassalle's corpse mysteriously disappears.

Release On: 29th - January - 1955

Vote Count: 713
Vote Average: 7.9/10


Guys and Dolls

Gambler Nathan Detroit has few options for the location of his big craps game. Needing $1,000 to pay a garage owner to host the game, Nathan bets Sky Masterson that Sky cannot get virtuous Sarah Brown out on a date. Despite some resistance, Sky negotiates a date with her in exchange for bringing people into her mission. Meanwhile, Nathan's longtime fiancée, Adelaide, wants him to go legit and marry her.

Release On: 23rd - December - 1955

Vote Count: 175
Vote Average: 6.7/10


Nuit et brouillard

Filmmaker Alain Resnais documents the atrocities behind the walls of Hitler's concentration camps.

Release On: 4th - June - 1955

Vote Count: 347
Vote Average: 8.3/10


The Quatermass Xperiment

The first manned spacecraft, fired from an English launchpad, is first lost from radar, then roars back to Earth and crashes in a farmer's field, and is found to contain only one of the three men who took off in it; and he is unable to talk but appears to be undergoing a torturous physical and mental metamorphosis.

Release On: 26th - August - 1955

Vote Count: 144
Vote Average: 6.7/10


The Man From Laramie

Will Lockhart arrives in Coronado, an isolated town in New Mexico, in search of someone who sells rifles to the Apache tribe, finding himself unwillingly drawn into the convoluted life of a local ranching family whose members seem to have a lot to hide.

Release On: 19th - August - 1955

Vote Count: 174
Vote Average: 7.2/10


Bad Day at Black Rock

One-armed war veteran John J. Macreedy steps off a train at the sleepy little town of Black Rock. Once there, he begins to unravel a web of lies, secrecy, and murder.

Release On: 13th - January - 1955

Vote Count: 271
Vote Average: 7.4/10


This Island Earth

Aliens have landed and are hiding on Earth, but need Earth’s scientists to help them fight an inter-planetary war.

Release On: 1st - June - 1955

Vote Count: 158
Vote Average: 5.9/10


Ordet

The three sons of devout Danish farmer Morten have widely disparate religious beliefs. Youngest son Anders shares his father's religion, but eldest son Mikkel has lost his faith, while middle child Johannes has become delusional and proclaims that he is Jesus Christ himself. When Mikkel's wife, Inger goes into a difficult childbirth, everyone's beliefs are put to the test.

Release On: 9th - January - 1955

Vote Count: 264
Vote Average: 7.9/10


The Court Jester

A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against a usurper who has overthrown the rightful king of England.

Release On: 24th - December - 1955

Vote Count: 145
Vote Average: 7.3/10


Tarantula

A lone-wolf scientist sequestered in a mansion near a small desert town arouses the suspicion of the town's doctor when his lab assistant is found dead from a case of acromegaly which took only four days to develop. As the doctor investigates, aided by the scientist's new, and very female, assistant, they discover that, far worse, something much larger and hungrier than it ever should be, is devouring local cattle - and humans - in increasingly large quantities.

Release On: 14th - December - 1955

Vote Count: 198
Vote Average: 6.4/10


Lola Montès

Lola Montes, previously a great adventurer, is reduced to being the attraction of a circus after having been the lover of various important men.

Release On: 23rd - December - 1955

Vote Count: 90
Vote Average: 6.7/10


The Ladykillers

Five oddball criminals planning a bank robbery rent rooms on a cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow under the pretext that they are classical musicians.

Release On: 8th - December - 1955

Vote Count: 349
Vote Average: 7.2/10