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Movie Release Year: 1956


Movie Book
1984 (1956) 1984 / Orwell, George
23 Paces to Baker Street (1956) Warrant for X / MacDonald, Philip
Accused of Murder (1956) Vanity Row / Burnett, W.R.
Around the World in 80 Days (1956) Around the World in 80 Days / Verne, Jules
Away All Boats (1956) Away All Boats / Dodson, Kenneth
Backlash (1956) Fort Starvation / Gruber, Frank
Bad Seed, The (1956) Bad Seed, The / March, William
Between Heaven and Hell (1956) Between Heaven and Hell / Gwaltney, Francis
Bhowani Junction (1956) Bhowani Junction / Masters, John
Blackjack Ketchum, Desperado (1956) Kilkenny / L'Amour, Louis
Bottom of the Bottle, The (1956) Bottom of the Bottle, The / Simenon, Georges
Burning Hills, The (1956) Burning Hills, The / L'Amour, Louis
Come-On, The (1956) Come-On, The / Chambers, Whitman
Cruel Tower, The (1956) Cruel Tower, The / Hartley, William B.
Cry in the Night, A (1956) All Through the Night / Masterson, Whit
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956) Flying Saucers from Outer Space / Keyhoe, Donald
Friendly Persuasion (1956) Friendly Persuasion, The / West, Jessamyn
Full of Life (1956) Full of Life / Fante, John
Giant (1956) Giant / Ferber, Edna
Girl Can't Help It, The (1956) Do Re Mi / Kanin, Garson
Good-bye. My Lady (1956) Good-bye. My Lady / Street, James H.
Great Day in the Morning (1956) Great Day in the Morning / Andrews, Robert Hardy
Great Man, The (1956) Great Man, The / Morgan, Al
Hold Back the Night (1956) Hold Back the Night / Frank, Pat
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) Body Snatchers, The / Finney, Jack
Jubal (1956) Jubal Troop / Wellman, Paul
Killing, The (1956) Killing, The / White, Lionel
King and I, The (1956) Anna and the King of Siam / Landon, Margaret
Kiss Before Dying, A (1956) Kiss Before Dying, A / Levin, Ira
Last Hunt, The (1956) Last Hunt, The / Lott, Milton
Lust for Life (1956) Lust for Life / Stone, Irving
Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, The (1956) Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, The / Sloan, Wilson
Maverick Queen, The (1956) Maverick Queen, The / Grey, Zane
Moby Dick (1956) Moby-Dick, or, the Whale / Melville, Herman
Mountain, The (1956) Mountain, The / Troyat, Henri
Navy Wife (1956) Mother Sir / Blain, Tats
Nightfall (1956) Nightfall / Goodis , David
Nightmare (1956) Nightmare / Woolrich, Cornell
Peacemaker, The (1956) Peacemaker, The / Poole, Richard
Pillars of the Sky (1956) To Follow a Flag / Allen, Henry wilson
Proud and Profane, The (1956) Magnificent Bastards, The / Crockett, Lucy Herndon
Proud Ones, The (1956) Proud Ones, The / Athanas, Verne
Red Sundown (1956) Back Trail / Patten, Lewis B.
Reprisal! (1956) Reprisal / Gordon, Arthur
Revolt of Mamie Stover, The (1956) Revolt of Mamie Stover, The / Huie, William Bradford
Rumble on the Docks (1956) Rumble on the Docks / Paley, Frank
Searchers, The (1956) Searchers, The / May, Alan Le
Serenade (1956) Serenade / Cain, James M.
Slightly Scarlet (1956) Love's Lovely Counterfeit / Cain, James M.
Star in the Dust (1956) Law Man / Leighton, Lee
Teahouse of the August Moon, The (1956) Teahouse of the August Moon, The / Sneider, Vern J
Tension at Table Rock (1956) Bitter Sage / Gruber, Frank
Trapeze (1956) Killing Frost, The / Catto, Max
War and Peace (1956) War and Peace / Tolstoy, Leo
Westward Ho, The Wagons! (1956) Children of the Covered Wagon: A Story of the Old Oregon Trail / Carr, Mary Jane
While the City Sleeps (1956) While the City Sleeps / Einstein, Charles
White Squaw, The (1956) White Squaw, The / Sutter, Larabie
Written on the Wind (1956) Written on the Wind / Wilder, Robert