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BEST OF 1955-1959 (RANKED)

by Sandy Connell
1959 Watchlist: BLACK ORPHEUS – FLOATING WEEDS – HIROSHIMA, MON AMOUR – THE HUMAN CONDITION – THE LADY VAMPIRE – LETTER NEVER SENT – ON THE SAME RIVER – PICKPOCKET – RIO BRAVO – THE TIGER OF ESCHNAPUR – THE WORLD OF APU 1958 Watchlist: BRINK OF LIFE – CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF – EQUINOX FLOWER – FAREWELLS – ICE COLD IN ALEX – IVAN THE TERRIBLE, PART II – THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER – LOOK BACK IN ANGER – MON ONCLE – VERTIGO 1957 Watchlist: BLACK RIVER – THE CRANES ARE FLYING – IL GRIDO – ILL MET BY MOONLIGHT – LOVE IN THE AFTERNOON – NIGHTS OF CABIRIA – THE SPIES – SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS – TOKYO TWILIGHT – TWELVE ANGRY MEN – WILD STRAWBERRIES 1956… Read more

1959 Watchlist: BLACK ORPHEUSFLOATING WEEDSHIROSHIMA, MON AMOURTHE HUMAN CONDITIONTHE LADY VAMPIRELETTER NEVER SENT – ON THE SAME RIVERPICKPOCKETRIO BRAVOTHE TIGER OF ESCHNAPURTHE WORLD OF APU

1958 Watchlist: BRINK OF LIFECAT ON A HOT TIN ROOFEQUINOX FLOWERFAREWELLSICE COLD IN ALEXIVAN THE TERRIBLE, PART II – THE LAST DAY OF SUMMERLOOK BACK IN ANGERMON ONCLEVERTIGO

1957 Watchlist: BLACK RIVERTHE CRANES ARE FLYING – IL GRIDOILL MET BY MOONLIGHTLOVE IN THE AFTERNOONNIGHTS OF CABIRIATHE SPIESSWEET SMELL OF SUCCESSTOKYO TWILIGHTTWELVE ANGRY MENWILD STRAWBERRIES

1956 Watchlist: APARAJITOBOB LE FLAMBEUREARLY SPRINGFORBIDDEN PLANETGIANTTHE KILLING – A MAN ESCAPEDTHE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCHTHE RED BALLOONSAMURAI III: DUEL AT GANRYU ISLANDTHE SEARCHERSTHE WRONG MAN

1955 Watchlist: ALL THAT HEAVEN ALLOWS – LE AMICHEBAD DAY AT BLACK ROCKDIABOLIQUEDREAMSEAST OF EDEN – I LIVE IN FEARKISS ME DEADLYLOLA MONTÈS – THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTERRIFIFISAMURAI II: DUEL AT ICHIJOJI TEMPLETHE SEVEN YEAR ITCH – TO CATCH A THIEFTHE TROUBLE WITH HARRY

Honorable Mention: BEN HUR (1959) – SLEEPING BEAUTY (1959) – WHEN ANGELS FALL (short, 1959) – DRACULA (1958) – MOONFLEET (1955)

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