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Still to Come from 1956: World Premieres

Gourmet Prospects

Aparajito Dir. Satyajit Ray. With Smaran Ghosal, Kamala Adhikari, Lalchand Banerjee
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt Dir. Fritz Lang. With Dana Andrews, Joan Fontaine, Sidney Blackmer
Bob le flambeur Dir. Jean-Pierre Melville. With Roger Duchesne, Daniel Cauchy, Isabelle Corey
The Burmese Harp Dir. Kôn Ichikawa. With Rentarô Mikuni, Shôji Yasui, Jun Hamamura
Early Spring Dir. Yasujirô Ozu. With Chikage Awashima, Ryô Ikebe, Teiji Takahashi, Keiko Kishi
Elena and Her Men Dir. Jean Renoir. With Ingrid Bergman, Jean Marais, Mel Ferrer, Jean Richard
Invasion of the Body Snatchers Dir. Don Siegel. With Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates
The Killing Dir. Stanley Kubrick. With Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Vince Edwards, Jay C. Flippen
Main Street Dir. Juan Antonio Bardem. With Betsy Blair, José Suárez, Yves Massard, Luis Peña
A Man Escaped Dir. Robert Bresson. With François Leterrier, Charles Le Clainche, Roland Monod
Merry-Go-Round Dir. Zoltán Fábri. With Mari Töröcsik, Imre Soós, Ádám Szirtes, Béla Barsi
Qivitoq Dir. Erik Balling. With Poul Reichhardt, Astrid Villaume, Gunnar Lauring, Randi Michelsen
The Red Balloon Dir. Albert Lamorisse. With Pascal Lamorisse, Georges Sellier, Vladimir Popov
The Silent World Dirs. Jacques-Yves Cousteau and Louis Malle. Documentary about deep seas
Somebody Up There Likes Me Dir. Robert Wise. With Paul Newman, Pier Angeli, Everett Sloane
Street of Shame Dir. Kenji Mizoguchi. With Machiko Kyô, Ayako Wakao, Michiyo Kogure
There's Always Tomorrow Dir. Douglas Sirk. With Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray

Actressy Enticements

The Ambassador's Daughter Dir. Norman Krasna. With Olivia de Havilland, John Forsyth
...And God Created Woman Dir. Roger Vadim. With Brigitte Bardot, Curd Jürgens
Autumn Leaves Dir. Robert Aldrich. With Joan Crawford, Cliff Robertson, Vera Miles, Lorne Greene
Blonde Sinner Dir. J. Lee Thompson. With Diana Dors, Yvonne Mitchell, Michael Craig, Marie Ney
Bus Stop Dir. Joshua Logan. With Don Murray, Marilyn Monroe, Arthur O'Connell, Betty Field
Full of Life Dir. Richard Quine. With Judy Holliday, Richard Conte, Salvatore Baccaloni
Gaby Dir. Curtis Bernhardt. With Leslie Caron, John Kerr, Cedric Hardwicke, Taina Elg
The Girl Can't Help It Dir. Frank Tashlin. With Tom Ewell, Jayne Mansfield, Edmond O'Brien
A Girl in Black Dir. Michael Cacoyannis. With Ellie Lambeti, Dimitris Horn, Eleni Zafeiriou
The Proud and Profane Dir. George Seaton. With Deborah Kerr, William Holden, Thelma Ritter
The Revolt of Mamie Stover Dir. Raoul Walsh. With Jane Russell, Richard Egan, Joan Leslie
The Search for Bridey Murphy Dir. Noel Langley. With Teresa Wright, Louis Hayward
Sissi: The Young Empress Dir. Ernst Marischka. With Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm
The Solid Gold Cadillac Dir. Richard Quine. With Judy Holliday, Paul Douglas, Fred Clark
Storm Center Dir. Daniel Taradash. With Bette Davis, Brian Keith, Kim Hunter, Paul Kelly
Strange Intruder Dir. Irving Rapper. With Edmund Purdom, Ida Lupino, Mimi Gibson, Ann Harding
The Swan Dir. Charles Vidor. With Grace Kelly, Alec Guinness, Louis Jourdan, Agnes Moorehead
Three Violent People Dir. Rudolph Maté. With Anne Baxter, Charlton Heston, Gilbert Roland
A Town Like Alice Dir. Jack Lee. With Virginia McKenna, Peter Finch, Kenji Takaki, Tran Van Khe
War and Peace Dir. King Vidor. With Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Mel Ferrer, Vittorio Gassman

Gender Is Burning

Carousel Dir. Henry King. With Gordon MacRae, Shirley Jones, Cameron Mitchell, Barbara Ruick
Crazed Fruit Dir. Kô Nakahira. With Masahiko Tsugawa, Yûjirô Ishihara, Mie Kitahara
Fire Maidens in Outer Space Dir. Cy Roth. With Anthony Dexter, Susan Shaw, Paul Carpenter
The Girl He Left Behind Dir. David Butler. With Tab Hunter, Natalie Wood, Jessie Royce Landis
The Harder They Fall Dir. Mark Robson. With Humphrey Bogart, Rod Steiger, Jan Sterling
Hot Blood Dir. Nicholas Ray. With Jane Russell, Cornel Wilde, Luther Adler, Joseph Calleia
Invitation to the Dance Dir. Gene Kelly. With Gene Kelly, Igor Youskevitch, Claire Sombert
The Killer Is Loose Dir. Budd Boetticher. With Joseph Cotten, Rhonda Fleming, Wendell Corey
A Kiss Before Dying Dir. Gerd Oswald. With Robert Wagner, Jeffrey Hunter, Virginia Leith
The Lieutenant Wore Skirts Dir. Frank Tashlin. With Tom Ewell, Sheree North, Rita Moreno
The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit Dir. Nunnally Johnson. With Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones

Auteurist Loyalties

Alexander the Great Dir. Robert Rossen. With Richard Burton, Fredric March, Claire Bloom
Attack Dir. Robert Aldrich. With Jack Palance, Eddie Albert, Lee Marvin, Robert Strauss
Back from Eternity Dir. John Farrow. With Robert Ryan, Anita Ekberg, Rod Steiger, Phyllis Kirk
Bhowani Junction Dir. George Cukor. With Ava Gardner, Stewart Granger, Bill Travers
The Brave One Dir. Irving Rapper. With Michel Ray, Rodolfo Hoyos Jr., Elsa Cárdenas
Crime in the Streets Dir. Don Siegel. With James Whitmore, Sal Mineo, Mark Rydell, Virginia Gregg
Death in the Garden Dir. Luis Buñuel. With Georges Marchal, Simone Signoret, Charles Vanel
Finger of Guilt Dirs. Joseph Losey and Alec C. Snowden. With Richard Basehart, Mary Murphy
Good-bye, My Lady Dir. William Wellman. With Walter Brennan, Phil Harris, Brandon De Wilde
Great Day in the Morning Dir. Jacques Tourneur. With Virginia Mayo, Robert Stack, Ruth Roman
Hold Back the Night Dir. Allan Dwan. With John Payne, Chuck Connors, Peter Graves
I Will Buy You Dir. Masaki Kobayashi. With Keiji Sada, Keiko Kishi, Minoru Ôki, Yûnosuke Itô
Jubal Dir. Delmer Daves. With Glenn Ford, Ernest Borgnine, Rod Steiger, Valerie French
Lust for Life Dir. Vincente Minnelli. With Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, James Donald
The Man Who Knew Too Much Dir. Alfred Hitchcock. With James Stewart, Doris Day
Moby-Dick Dir. John Huston. With Gregory Peck, Richard Basehart, Leo Genn, Harry Andrews
The Mountain Dir. Edward Dmytryk. With Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Claire Trevor
Punishment Room Dir. Kôn Ichikawa. With Hiroshi Kawaguchi, Ayako Wakao, Keizô Kawasaki
The Railroad Man Dir. Pietro Germi. With Pietro Germi, Luisa Della Noce, Sylva Koscina
The Roof Dir. Vittorio De Sica. With Gabriella Pallotta, Giorgio Listuzzi, Gastone Renzelli
Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island Dir. Hiroshi Inagaki. With Kôji Tsuruta, Toshirô Mifune
Serenade Dir. Anthony Mann. With Mario Lanza, Joan Fontaine, Sara Montiel, Vincent Price
Seven Men from Now Dir. Budd Boetticher. With Randolph Scott, Gail Russell, Lee Marvin
Swamp Women Dir. Roger Corman. With Marie Windsor, Carole Mathews, Beverly Garland
The Teahouse of the August Moon Dir. Daniel Mann. With Marlon Brando, Machiko Kyô
That Is the Dawn Dir. Luis Buñuel. With Georges Marchal, Lucia Bosé, Julien Bertheau
The Thick-Walled Room Dir. Masaki Kobayashi. With Kô Mishima, Torahiko Hamada
Trapeze Dir. Carol Reed. With Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Gina Lollobrigida, Katy Jurado
While the City Sleeps Dir. Fritz Lang. With Dana Andrews, Rhonda Fleming, George Sanders
The Wrong Man Dir. Alfred Hitchcock. With Henry Fonda, Vera Miles, Anthony Quayle

Further Research

1984 Dir. Michael Anderson. With Edmond O'Brien, Michael Redgrave, Jan Sterling, David Kossoff
Bandido Dir. Richard Fleischer. With Robert Mitchum, Ursula Thiess, Gilbert Roland, Zachary Scott
Between Heaven and Hell Dir. Richard Fleischer. With Robert Wagner, Terry Moore, Buddy Ebsen
The Bold and the Brave Dir. Lewis R. Foster. With Wendell Corey, Mickey Rooney, Don Taylor
The Conqueror Dir. Dick Powell. With John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Pedro Armendáriz
Crime and Punishment Dir. Georges Lampin. With Jean Gabin, Marina Vlady, Ulla Jacobsson
Darkness at Noon Dir. Tadashi Imai. With Kôjirô Kusanagi, Sachiko Hidari, Taketoshi Naitô
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers Dir. Fred F. Sears. With Hugh Marlowe, Joan Taylor, Donald Curtis
The Eddy Duchin Story Dir. George Sidney. With Tyrone Power, Kim Novak, James Whitmore
The Fastest Gun Alive Dir. Russell Rouse. With Glenn Ford, Jeanne Crain, Broderick Crawford
The Hidden One Dir. Roberto Gavaldón. With María Félix, Pedro Armendáriz, Andrés Soler
High Society Dir. Charles Walters. With Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Celeste Holm
The Hunchback of Notre Dame Dir. Jean Delannoy. With Anthony Quinn, Gina Lollobrigida
The Iron Petticoat Dir. Ralph Thomas. With Bob Hope, Katharine Hepburn, Noelle Middleton
The Leech Dirs. Salah Abouseif and Amin Yousseff Ghurab. With Taheya Cariocca, Shadia
Love Me Tender Dir. Robert D. Webb. With Elvis Presley, Debra Paget, Richard Egan
The Man Who Never Was Dir. Ronald Neame. With Clifton Webb, Gloria Grahame
The Mole People Dir. Virgil W. Vogel. With John Agar, Cynthia Patrick, Hugh Beaumont
The Montecarlo Story Dir. Samuel A. Taylor. With Marlene Dietrich, Vittorio De Sica
Nightmare Dir. Maxwell Shane. With Edward G. Robinson, Kevin McCarthy, Connie Russell
Patterns Dir. Fielder Cook. With Van Heflin, Everett Sloane, Ed Begley, Beatrice Straight
The Power and the Prize Dir. Henry Koster. With Robert Taylor, Elisabeth Müller, Burl Ives
The Price of Fear Dir. Abner Biberman. With Merle Oberon, Lex Baxter, Charles Drake, Gia Scala
The Proud Ones Dir. Robert D. Webb. With Robert Ryan, Virginia Mayo, Jeffrey Hunter
Rodan Dir. Ishirô Honda. With Kenji Sahara, Yumi Shirakawa, Akihiko Hirata, Akio Kobori
Run for the Sun Dir. Roy Boulting. With Richard Widmark, Trevor Howard, Jane Greer
Stagecoach to Fury Dir. William F. Claxton. With Forrest Tucker, Mari Blanchard, Wallace Ford
Teenage Rebel Dir. Edmund Goulding. With Ginger Rogers, Michael Rennie, Mildred Natwick
The Trapp Family Dir. Wolfgang Liebeneiner. With Ruth Leuwerik, Hans Holt, Maria Holst
Walk into Hell Dirs. Lee Robinson and Marcello Pagliero. With Chips Rafferty, Reg Lye
The Wild Party Dir. Harry Horner. With Anthony Quinn, Carol Ohmart, Arthur Franz