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Suzaki Paradise: Red Light District (1956)

Suzaki Paradise: Red Light District (1956)

Suzaki Paradise: Red Light District (1956)
IMDb: 7.4
81

A jobless young couple, Yoshigi and Tsutue, wind up at the outskirts of the Suzaki red-light district in Tokyo. Tsutue talks her way into a job pouring sake for male…

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Genre: Drama
Behind the High Wall (1956)

Behind the High Wall (1956)

Behind the High Wall (1956)
IMDb: 6.3
85

A group prison breakout goes from bad to worse when the desperate warden tries to steal the gang’s dough.

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The Unguarded Moment (1956)

The Unguarded Moment (1956)

The Unguarded Moment (1956)
IMDb: 6.3
95

A high-school music teacher is the victim of a student who writes indecent notes and assaults women.

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World in My Corner (1956)

World in My Corner (1956)

World in My Corner (1956)
IMDb: 6.5
82

A scrappy fighter from Jersey City named Tommy Shea — “born in a dump, educated in an alley” — catches the eye of wealthy businessman, Robert Mallinson, who allows him…

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Hungry Soul, Part II (1956)

Hungry Soul, Part II (1956)

Hungry Soul, Part II (1956)
IMDb: 6.9
97

A continuation of Hungry Soul, from the same year. Reiko, who tolerates abuse in her marriage to a man 23 years her senior, is friends with Mayumi, a beautiful widow….

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Accused of Murder (1956)

Accused of Murder (1956)

Accused of Murder (1956)
IMDb: 5.6
74

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 see crooked attorney Hobart…

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The Girl Can’t Help It (1956)

The Girl Can’t Help It (1956)

The Girl Can’t Help It (1956)
IMDb: 6.8
99

A down-and-out gangster hires an alcoholic press agent to make his blonde bombshell girlfriend a recording star in 6 weeks. But what is he going to do when he finds…

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Genre: Comedy, Music
A Woman’s Devotion (1956)

A Woman’s Devotion (1956)

A Woman’s Devotion (1956)
IMDb: 6.0
88

An artist suffering from mental problems from his experiences during the war goes to Acapulco on his honeymoon. Soon young women are turning up dead in the area, and the…

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It’s Great to be Young! (1956)

It’s Great to be Young! (1956)

It’s Great to be Young! (1956)
IMDb: 6.4
94

IT’S GREAT TO A YOUNG stars John Mills as Dingle an easygoing high school teacher. When autocratic new headmaster Frome (Cecil Parker) begins imposing all sorts of repressive rules, Dingle…

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Genre: Comedy, Musical
Private’s Progress (1956)

Private’s Progress (1956)

Private’s Progress (1956)
IMDb: 6.6
97

Stanley Windrush has to interrupt his university education when he is called up towards the end of the war. He quickly proves himself not to be officer material, but befriends…

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Genre: Comedy, War
The Werewolf (1956)

The Werewolf (1956)

The Werewolf (1956)
IMDb: 5.9
79

The arrival in a small mountain town of a dissheveled stranger launches a series of murders committed by some sort of animal. As the town doctor and his daughter attempt…

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Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Hot Stuff (1956)

Hot Stuff (1956)

Hot Stuff (1956)
IMDb: 6.8
16

The stooges are government agent entrusted with protecting professor Sneed, who has invented a super rocket fuel. Larry is mistaken for the professor by foreign agents who kidnap the trio…

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Genre: Comedy, Short
The Country I Come From (1956)

The Country I Come From (1956)

The Country I Come From (1956)
IMDb: 6.0
94

One Christmas Eve, a carefree young man, Eric, arrives in a small provincial town. Here, he meets Julien, a bar pianist who is his exact double. Julien is in love…

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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
The Long Arm (1956)

The Long Arm (1956)

The Long Arm (1956)
IMDb: 7.1
96

Scotland Yard detectives attempt to solve a spate of safe robberies across England beginning with clues found at the latest burglary in London. The film is notable for using a…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Don Juan (1956)

Don Juan (1956)

Don Juan (1956)
IMDb: 6.0
93

Don Juan is arrested during one of his raids loving, just as he intended to seduce the daughter of the Governor, who was about to marry. His faithful servant, too…

Genre: Comedy