Best Adventure Movies of 1956

1.

The King and I

5.3
7.4/10 IMDB

Widowed Welsh mother Anna Loenowens becomes a governess and English tutor to the wives and many children of the stubborn King Mongkut of Siam. Anna and the King have a clash of personalities as she works to teach the royal family about the English language, customs and etiquette, and rushes to prepare a party for a group of European diplomats who must change their opinions about the King.

Starring: Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner, Rita Moreno, Martin Benson, Terry Saunders, Rex Thompson, Carlos Rivas, Patrick Adiarte, Alan Mowbray, Geoffrey Toone ..
Directed by: Walter Lang
Release date: 1956-06-29
2.

Moby Dick

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

In 1841, young Ishmael signs up for service abroad the Pequod, a whaler sailing out of New Bedford. The ship is under the command of Captain Ahab, a strict disciplinarian who exhorts his men to find Moby Dick, the great white whale. Ahab lost his his leg to that creature and is desperate for revenge. As the crew soon learns, he will stop at nothing to gain satisfaction.

Starring: Gregory Peck, Richard Basehart, Leo Genn, James Robertson Justice, Harry Andrews, Bernard Miles, Friedrich von Ledebur, Mervyn Johns, Orson Welles, John Huston ..
Directed by: John Huston
Release date: 1956-06-27
3.

Around the World in Eighty Days

4.9
6.7/10 IMDB

Based on the famous book by Jules Verne the movie follows Phileas Fogg on his journey around the world. Which has to be completed within 80 days, a very short period for those days.

Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas, Finlay Currie, Robert Morley, Charles Boyer, Robert Newton, Gilbert Roland, Marlene Dietrich, Frank Sinatra, Buster Keaton ..
Directed by: Michael Anderson
Release date: 1956-10-17
4.

7 Men from Now

3.8
7.4/10 IMDB

Aging lawman Ben Stride burns a trail of murderous revenge across a hardscrabble landscape searching for his wife's murderers.

Starring: Randolph Scott, Gail Russell, Lee Marvin, Walter Reed, John Larch, Don Barry, Stuart Whitman, Fred Graham, John Beradino, John Phillips ..
Directed by: Budd Boetticher
Release date: 1956-08-04
5.

The Mountain

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

Selfish Chris Teller pressures his older brother, a retired climber, to accompany him on a treacherous Alpine climb to loot the bodies of plane crash victims.

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Claire Trevor, William Demarest, Barbara Darrow, Richard Arlen, E.G. Marshall, Anna Kashfi, Richard Garrick, Harry Townes ..
Directed by: Edward Dmytryk
Release date: 1956-11-14
6.

Back from Eternity

3.5
6.5/10 IMDB

A South American plane loaded with an assortment of characters crash lands in a remote jungle area in the middle of a storm. The passengers then discover they are in an area inhabited by vicious cannibals and must escape before they are found. A remake of Five Came Back (1939).

Starring: Robert Ryan, Anita Ekberg, Rod Steiger, Phyllis Kirk, Keith Andes, Gene Barry, Fred Clark, Beulah Bondi, Cameron Prud'Homme, Jesse White ..
Directed by: John Farrow
Release date: 1956-09-07
7.

The Great Locomotive Chase

3.4
6.8/10 IMDB

During the Civil War, a Union spy, Andrews, is asked to lead a band of Union soldiers into the South so that they could destroy the railway system. However, things don't go as planned when the conductor of the train that they stole is on to them and is doing everything he can to stop them. Based on a true story.

Starring: Fess Parker, Jeffrey Hunter, Jeff York, John Lupton, Eddie Firestone, Kenneth Tobey, Don Megowan, Claude Jarman Jr., Harry Carey, Jr., Leonard P. Geer ..
Directed by: Francis D. Lyon
Release date: 1956-06-08
8.

Bhowani Junction

3.3
6.4/10 IMDB

Anglo-Indian Victoria Jones seeks her true identity amid the chaos of the British withdrawal from India.

Starring: Ava Gardner, Stewart Granger, Bill Travers, Abraham Sofaer, Francis Matthews, Alan Tilvern, Marne Maitland, Peter Illing ..
Directed by: George Cukor
Release date: 1956-05-01
9.

Helen of Troy

3.3
6.1/10 IMDB

Prince Paris of Troy, shipwrecked on a mission to the king of Sparta, meets and falls for Queen Helen before he knows who she is. Rudely received by the royal Greeks, he must flee...but fate and their mutual passions lead him to take Helen along. This gives the Greeks just the excuse they need for much-desired war.

Starring: Rossana Podestà, Cedric Hardwicke, Jacques Sernas, Stanley Baker, Niall MacGinnis, Nora Swinburne, Robert Douglas, Torin Thatcher, Harry Andrews, Janette Scott ..
Directed by: Robert Wise
Release date: 1956-01-26
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Run for the Sun
10.

Run for the Sun

3.3
6.4/10 IMDB

Mike, a Hemingway-esque adventure novelist, is spending his days in a self-imposed exile somewhere in Central America. A reporter for Sight Magazine, Katie, has tracked him down in the hope of getting the biggest scoop of her career. Mike falls for Katie. On a flight to Mexico City, their plane crashes near a remote hideaway of Nazi war criminals in hiding. The Nazis want to stay hidden and plan to dispose of their new guests

Starring: Richard Widmark, Trevor Howard, Jane Greer, Peter van Eyck, Juan García, José Antonio Carbajal, José Chávez, Guillermo Calles, Margarito Luna, Guillermo Bravo Sosa ..
Directed by: Roy Boulting
Release date: 1956-07-30
11.

Alexander the Great

3.1
5.8/10 IMDB

He was a fierce military commander who led huge armies into battle without a single defeat; a magnificent warrior who many believed was part god - this was Alexander the Great (Richard Burton), the legendary Greek hero hailed by his countrymen as "The King of Kings". Born in 356 B.C. into a turbulent world of political unrest, educated by Aristotle (Barry Jones) and chosen to lead his people in the grand tradition of his powerful father (Fredric March), this glamorous world conqueror rose above all conflict to unite the continents of Europe and Asia to become one of the most celebrated rulers of all time! Written, produced and directed by Oscar - winner Robert Rossen and featuring the extraordinary Claire Bloom and a remarkable cast of thousands, this stunning portrait of one of history's most fascinating figures is colossal entertainment and an amazing spectacle.

Starring: Richard Burton, Fredric March, Claire Bloom, Barry Jones, Harry Andrews, Stanley Baker, Niall MacGinnis, Peter Cushing, Michael Hordern, Danielle Darrieux ..
Directed by: Robert Rossen
Release date: 1956-03-28
12.

World Without End

3.1
5.8/10 IMDB

Four astronauts returning from man's first mission to Mars enter a time warp and crash on a 26th Century Earth devastated by atomic war. At first unaware where they are, but finding the atmosphere safe to breathe, they start exploring and find themselves in a divided future where disfigured mutants living like cavemen inhabit the surface, while the normals live comfortably below the surface but are dying as a race from lack of natural water, air and sunlight.

Starring: Hugh Marlowe, Nancy Gates, Rod Taylor, Lisa Montell, Nelson Leigh, Christopher Dark, Booth Colman, Everett Glass, Shirley Patterson, Stanley Fraser ..
Directed by: Edward Bernds
Release date: 1956-03-25
13.

The King and Four Queens

3.0
6.1/10 IMDB

Opportunistic con man Dan Kehoe ingratiates himself with the cantankerous mother of four outlaws and their beautiful widows in order to find their hidden gold.

Starring: Clark Gable, Eleanor Parker, Jean Willes, Jo Van Fleet, Barbara Nichols, Sara Shane, Roy Roberts, Arthur Shields, Jay C. Flippen, Florenz Ames ..
Directed by: Raoul Walsh
Release date: 1956-12-21
14.

The Creature Walks Among Us

3.0
5.6/10 IMDB

Scientists surgically transform the Creature into an air-breather, but being able to live on land is not enough to make him comfortable with humans. Enraged, he turns his wrath on anyone who comes near as he desperately tries to return to the deep-water world where he truly belongs.

Starring: Rex Reason, Jeff Morrow, Leigh Snowden, Gregg Palmer, Maurice Manson, James Rawley, David McMahon, Paul Fierro, Lillian Molieri, Frank Chase ..
Directed by: John Sherwood
Release date: 1956-04-26
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Lisbon
15.

Lisbon

2.8
5.9/10 IMDB

For Capt. Robert John Evans, smuggling black-market goods is nothing out of the ordinary. But one day he's hired by Aristides Mavros for a more involved assignment -- sneaking an imprisoned American out of communist-controlled territory. The job seems challenging enough, but when he meets the prisoner's sultry wife, Sylvia, he realizes his mission comes with a startling catch: Not only must he rescue this man, he must bring him back from the dead.

Starring: Ray Milland, Maureen O'Hara, Claude Rains, Francis Lederer, Yvonne Furneaux, Jay Novello, Percy Marmont, Robie Lester, Edward Chapman, Harold Jamieson ..
Directed by: Ray Milland
Release date: 1956-08-17
16.

The Lone Ranger

2.8
6.6/10 IMDB

The territorial governor asks the Lone Ranger to investigate mysterious raids on settlers by Indians who ride with saddles. Wealthy rancher Reese Kilgore wants to mine silver on Spirit Mountain which is sacred to the Indians.

Starring: Clayton Moore, Jay Silverheels, Lyle Bettger, Bonita Granville, Perry Lopez, Robert J. Wilke, John Pickard, Beverly Washburn, Michael Ansara, Frank De Kova ..
Directed by: Stuart Heisler
Release date: 1956-02-25
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Beyond Mombasa
17.

Beyond Mombasa

2.8
5.7/10 IMDB

An American travels to East Africa, where he tries to find out how his brother died.

Starring: Cornel Wilde, Donna Reed, Leo Genn, Ron Randell, Christopher Lee, Dan Jackson, Eddie Calvert, Bartholomew Sketch, Clive Morton ..
Directed by: George Marshall
Release date: 1956-10-29
18.

The Mole People

2.7
5.0/10 IMDB

A party of archaeologists discovers the remnants of a mutant five millennia-old Sumerian civilization living beneath a glacier atop a mountain in Mesopatamia.

Starring: John Agar, Cynthia Patrick, Hugh Beaumont, Alan Napier, Nestor Paiva, Phil Chambers, Rodd Redwing, Robin Hughes, Frank Baxter, Eddie Parker ..
Directed by: Virgil W. Vogel
Release date: 1956-12-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Santiago
19.

Santiago

2.7
6.1/10 IMDB

Two American gun runners at odds with each other and looking to sell guns to the rebels during the Cuban War of Independence navigate a boat to Cuba. Along for the ride is a beautiful Cuban rebel in who both men are interested.

Starring: Alan Ladd, Rossana Podestà, Lloyd Nolan, Chill Wills, Paul Fix, L.Q. Jones, Frank De Kova, George J. Lewis, Royal Dano, Don Blackman ..
Directed by: Gordon Douglas
Release date: 1956-07-13
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Jaguar
20.

Jaguar

2.7
5.5/10 IMDB

Oil explorers suspect a South American jungle boy (Sabu) of murder.

Starring: Sabu, Chiquita Johnson, Barton MacLane, Jonathan Hale, Mike Connors, Jay Novello, Fortunio Bonanova ..
Directed by: George Blair
Release date: 1956-01-19
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Stranger at My Door
21.

Stranger at My Door

2.7
6.7/10 IMDB

Notorious outlaw Clay Anderson and gang rob the town bank and flee in separate directions. Riding hard, Clay's horse goes lame and he is forced to pull-up at a nearby farm. He soon discovers that the place belongs to local preacher Hollis Jarret, his new wife, and a son from a previous marriage. Clay, posing as a weary traveler, tries to insinuate himself into a secure hideout, but the reverend isn't fooled. He agrees to allow Clay to remain at the farm for a few days, but his motive isn't the preservation of his family's safety. Hollis reasons that, with time, patience and a lot of faith, he can convince the outlaw to turn over a new leaf. But Clay's criminal tendencies may run deeper than the preacher had imagined

Starring: Macdonald Carey, Patricia Medina, Skip Homeier, Stephen Wootton, Louis Jean Heydt, Howard Wright, Slim Pickens, Malcolm Atterbury, Peter Brocco, Paul E. Burns ..
Directed by: William Witney
Release date: 1956-04-06
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Uranium Boom
22.

Uranium Boom

2.6
5.9/10 IMDB

Ex-lumberjack Brad Collins (Dennis Morgan) and mining engineer Grady Mathews (William Talman) find uranium in the Colorado badlands. While Grady guards the claim, Brad goes to register it in town, where he meets and marries Jean Williams (Patricia Medina.) Returning to the claim, Brad learns that Jean was once Grady's fiancee. Grady, as one would expect, is somewhat put out and leaves the mine in Brad's hands, while he hooks up with a confidence man and engineers a scheme to break the back of Brad's somewhat rapidly-created mining empire.

Starring: Dennis Morgan, Patricia Medina, William Talman, Tina Carver, Philip Van Zandt, William Henry, Gregg Barton, Mel Curtis, Henry Rowland, S. John Launer ..
Directed by: William Castle
Release date: 1956-03-02
23.

Westward Ho, The Wagons!

2.5
5.7/10 IMDB

The pioneering trail to Oregon was littered with constant danger. Yet, the hope of the "promised land" keeps American families westward bound despite overwhelming odds. A calm, clear-thinking pioneer attempts to lead a wagon train through territory occupied by Pawnees and Sioux. Along the way, the hardy settlers face horse thieves, kidnappers, and unpredictable Indian attacks in their push to establish a new life in the rugged West.

Starring: Fess Parker, Kathleen Crowley, Jeff York, David Stollery, Sebastian Cabot, George Reeves, Doreen Tracey, Barbara Woodell, John War Eagle, Cubby O'Brien ..
Directed by: William Beaudine
Release date: 1956-12-20
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Safari
24.

Safari

2.4
5.6/10 IMDB

Wealthy eccentric Sir Vincent Brampton and his fiancée Linda Latham hire Ken Duffield to lead them on a jungle hunt. Duffield is looking for the murderer of his son; he gets the killer and Linda.

Starring: Victor Mature, Janet Leigh, John Justin, Roland Culver, Liam Redmond, Earl Cameron, Orlando Martins, Juma ..
Directed by: Terence Young
Release date: 1956-06-20
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : The Sharkfighters
25.

The Sharkfighters

2.4
5.1/10 IMDB

Landing on a small island not far from Havana, Cuba, Lt. Cmdr. Ben Staves joins a Navy scientific project engaged in finding an effective shark repellent to help save the lives of WWII military personnel stranded in shark-infested waters. His zeal for completing the project as fast as possible is explained by his having lost a large percentage of his crew to sharks when his ship was sunk by the Japanese. Against the advice of the others on the project, Staves demands that the new repellent be tested on a live subject surrounded by hungry sharks and will allow no one but himself to be the test subject!

Starring: Victor Mature, Karen Steele, James Olson, Philip Coolidge, Claude Akins, Rafael Campos, George N. Neise, Nathan Yates, Jesús Hernández, Lorin Johns ..
Directed by: Jerry Hopper
Release date: 1956-11-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Blonde Bait
26.

Blonde Bait

2.3
5.4/10 IMDB

Seeking the whereabouts of international gangster Nick Randall, the US State Department contacts Scotland Yard, as his girlfriend, Angela Booth, is currently in a British prison. Angela has refused to give Nick up to the law, so the combined authorities arrange for Angela to escape, aided by stoolie Gran' Ramsey who is at the same prison. The police will then follow Angela to Nick. Gran' stages the getaway, and the two women, accompanied by a third convict, Marguerite, whose prison-born baby is about to be turned over to welfare authorities. It is up to Gran' to keep the police informed of Angela's movements without being detected by the escapees, until Angela contacts Nick. This film is a reworking of principal footage from the UK film WOMEN WITHOUT MEN (1955), q.v., which, with added new footage (including scenes with original star Beverly Michaels), significantly revises the plot and central characters from a story about a wrongly imprisoned waif to one about a gangster's moll.

Starring: Beverly Michaels, Thora Hird, April Olrich, Richard Travis, Jim Davis, Paul Cavanagh, Betty Cooper, Valerie White, Harry Lauter, Joan Rice ..
Directed by: Elmo Williams, Herbert Glazer
Release date: 1956-04-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Congo Crossing
27.

Congo Crossing

2.3
5.3/10 IMDB

Congotanga, West Africa, has no extradition laws; the government is controlled by foreign gangsters, headed by Carl Rittner. The latest plane from Europe carries lovely Louise Whitman, fleeing a French murder charge, and Mannering, who pays resident hit man O'Connell to kill her. Through a chain of circumstances Louise, O'Connell, and heroic surveyor David Carr end up alone in the jungle on Carr's mission to determine the true border of Congotanga... in which Rittner is keenly interested.

Starring: Virginia Mayo, George Nader, Peter Lorre, Michael Pate, Rex Ingram, Kathryn Givney, Tonio Selwart, Raymond Bailey, Bernie Hamilton, Kathryn Givney ..
Directed by: Joseph Pevney
Release date: 1956-07-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : A Woman's Devotion
28.

A Woman's Devotion

2.2
5.8/10 IMDB

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 ex-GI comes to believe he might be responsible, as he has long stretches where he can't remember anything.

Starring: Ralph Meeker, Janice Rule, Paul Henreid, Rosenda Monteros, Fanny Schiller, José Torvay, Yerye Beirute, Tony Carbajal, Jaime González Quiñones, Carlos Riquelme ..
Directed by: Paul Henreid
Release date: 1956-11-16
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Dick Turpin: Highwayman
29.

Dick Turpin: Highwayman

2.2
5.0/10 IMDB

A Hammer Films short recounting the adventures of Dick Turpin.

Starring: Philip Friend, Diane Hart, Allan Cuthbertson ..
Directed by: David Paltenghi
Release date: 1956-01-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Jungle Hell
30.

Jungle Hell

2.2
3.7/10 IMDB

Jungle natives are treated by a physician who goes against the wishes of a witch doctor to provide burn healing methods caused by radioactive rocks discovered when the elephants were felling trees.

Starring: Sabu, K.T. Stevens, George E. Stone, David Bruce, Paul Dastagir ..
Directed by: Norman A. Cerf
Release date: 1956-10-17
31.

Curucu, Beast of the Amazon

2.0
3.7/10 IMDB

Rock and Dr. Andrea travel up the Amazon to find out why the plantation workers have left their work in panic, allegedly because of attacks from Curucu, a monster who is said to live up the river where no white man has ever been before...

Starring: John Bromfield, Beverly Garland, Tom Payne, Harvey Chalk, Sérgio de Oliveira, Larri Thomas, Wilson Viana, Andrea Bayard, Ayres Campos, Rosa María ..
Directed by: Curt Siodmak
Release date: 1956-12-01
32.

The Conqueror

2.0
3.7/10 IMDB

Mongol chief Temujin battles against Tartar armies and for the love of the Tartar princess Bortai. Temujin becomes the emperor Genghis Khan.

Starring: John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Pedro Armendáriz, Agnes Moorehead, Thomas Gomez, John Hoyt, William Conrad, Ted de Corsia, Leslie Bradley, Lee Van Cleef ..
Directed by: Dick Powell
Release date: 1956-03-28
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Manfish
33.

Manfish

1.8
4.6/10 IMDB

Three deep sea divers get involved in murder while searching for a lost treasure.

Starring: John Bromfield, Lon Chaney Jr., Victor Jory, Barbara Nichols, Tessa Prendergast, Eric Coverly, Vincent Chang, Theodore Purcell, Vere Johns, Jack Lewis ..
Directed by: W. Lee Wilder
Release date: 1956-02-01
34.

Zanzabuku

1.8
7.2/10 IMDB

Famed explorer Lewis Cotlow leads a hunting and archaeological expedition into Africa.

Starring: Lewis Cotlow, Ronald Davidson ..
Directed by: Lewis Cotlow
Release date: 1956-04-12
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Swamp Women
35.

Swamp Women

1.8
3.3/10 IMDB

An undercover policewoman helps three female convicts escape from prison so that they can lead her to a stash of stolen diamonds hidden in a swamp.

Starring: Marie Windsor, Carole Mathews, Beverly Garland, Mike Connors, Susan Cummings, Lou Place, Jonathan Haze, Ed Nelson, Jil Jarmyn ..
Directed by: Roger Corman
Release date: 1956-04-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : The Adventures of Marco Polo
36.

The Adventures of Marco Polo

1.8
7.9/10 IMDB

Venetian merchant Marco Polo travels to the East and the court of Kublai Khan who makes him an emissary and sends him on diplomatic missions throughout his empire. Over many years, Polo learns new cultures and languages, but he is haunted by the face of a mysterious woman whom he had met before leaving Venice and encounters her face in every woman he sees. Eventually returning to Venice to share his exotic and esoteric knowledge, Marco Polo once again finds the woman of his dreams. The Adventures of Marco Polo was an original, live television musical which was broadcast on NBC on April 14, 1956.

Starring: Alfred Drake, Doretta Morrow, Arnold Moss, Paul Ukena, Jerome Kilty, Ross Martin, Beatrice Kraft, Bhasker, Paul Ukena ..
Directed by: Max Liebman
Release date: 1956-04-14
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Menace from Outer Space
37.

Menace from Outer Space

1.6
3.8/10 IMDB

A nontheatrical (16mm) film comprise of three contiguous episodes of the TV series "Rocky Jones, Space Ranger".

Starring: Richard Crane, Scotty Beckett, Sally Mansfield, Robert Lyden, Maurice Cass, Leonard Penn, Charles Meredith, Patsy Parsons, Guy Prescott, Cliff Ferre ..
Directed by: Hollingsworth Morse
Release date: 1956-01-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Zarak
38.

Zarak

1.5
5.5/10 IMDB

A notorious bandit develops a grudging respect for the English military man assigned to capture him.

Starring: Victor Mature, Anita Ekberg, Michael Wilding, Bonar Colleano, Eunice Gayson, Finlay Currie, Bernard Miles, Patrick McGoohan, Peter Illing, André Morell ..
Directed by: Terence Young
Release date: 1956-12-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : The Women of Pitcairn Island
39.

The Women of Pitcairn Island

1.5
6.3/10 IMDB

The widows and children of survivors of the H.M.S. Bounty rule Pitcairn Island, fighting off sailors and intruders.

Starring: James Craig, Lynn Bari, John Smith, Arleen Whelan, Sue England, Rico Alaniz, John Stevens, Carol Thurston, Sonia Sorel, Lorna Thayer ..
Directed by: Jean Yarbrough
Release date: 1956-12-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Odongo
40.

Odongo

1.4
5.4/10 IMDB

Steve Stratton (Macdonald Carey) is a hardboiled hunter who catches and keeps wild animals in an African sanctuary in order to sell them to zoos and circuses. When he hires a new veterinarian named "P.J. Muir," he does not imagine that the "P" stands for Pamela, played by the gorgeous Rhonda Fleming!

Starring: Rhonda Fleming, Macdonald Carey, Juma, Eleanor Summerfield, Francis de Wolff, Earl Cameron, Michael Caridia, Paul Hardtmuth, Bartholomew Sketch ..
Directed by: John Gilling
Release date: 1956-09-21
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Savage Fury
41.

Savage Fury

1.3
5.5/10 IMDB

Separately released feature version of the 1935 Serial, Call of the Savage.

Starring: Noah Beery Jr., Dorothy Short, Harry Woods, Bryant Washburn, Russ Powell, Fred MacKaye, John Davidson, William Desmond, Stanley Andrews ..
Directed by: Lew Landers
Release date: 1956-01-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Manhunt in Space
42.

Manhunt in Space

1.3
2.4/10 IMDB

Rocky Jones, Space Ranger fights space pirates over an invisible spaceship.

Starring: Richard Crane, Sally Mansfield, Scotty Beckett, Robert Lyden, Maurice Cass, Charles Meredith, Patsy Parsons, Gábor Curtiz, Henry Brandon, James Griffith ..
Directed by: Hollingsworth Morse
Release date: 1956-01-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Untamed Mistress
43.

Untamed Mistress

1.2
4.8/10 IMDB

Two men search the jungle for a woman who has been captured by a tribe of murderous gorillas. When they finally find her, they must fight off attacks by the gorillas, who are determined to keep her.

Starring: Jacqueline Fontaine, Allan Nixon, Cliff Taylor, Byron Keith, Carol Varga, Don C. Harvey, Jack Reitzen, Nelson Leigh, Rick Vallin, F.E. Miller ..
Directed by: Ron Ormond
Release date: 1956-01-01
44.

Davy Crockett and the River Pirates

0.0
6.6/10 IMDB

Davy Crockett and his sidekick Georgie compete against boastful Mike Fink ("King of the River") in a boat race to New Orleans. Later, Davy and Georgie, allied with Fink, battle a group of river pirates trying to pass themselves off as Native Americans.

Starring: Fess Parker, Buddy Ebsen, Jeff York, Kenneth Tobey, Clem Bevans, Irvin Ashkenazy, Mort Mills, Paul Newlan, Frank Richards, Troy Melton ..
Directed by: Norman Foster
Release date: 1956-07-18
45.

Fighting Trouble

0.0
5.1/10 IMDB

An overambitious shutterbug almost gets his lights put out permanently when he decides to snap a picture of a mob boss.

Starring: Huntz Hall, Stanley Clements, Adele Jergens, Queenie Smith, Thomas Browne Henry, Tim Ryan, Joe Downing, Laurie Mitchell, David Gorcey, John Bleifer ..
Directed by: George Blair
Release date: 1956-09-16
Best Adventure Movies of 1956 : Operation Thunderbolt
46.

Operation Thunderbolt

0.0
0.0/10 IMDB

Starring: Blanchette Brunoy, Célia Cortez, Jean-Pierre Kérien, Howard Vernon, Jacques Charon, Jacques Torrens, Liliane Ernout, Gabriel Sardet, Charles Lemontier, Gérard Le Faivre ..
Directed by: Gérard Sandoz
Release date: 1956-06-13
47.

The Battle of the River Plate

0.0
6.6/10 IMDB

In the early years of the World War II, the Royal Navy is fighting a desperate battle to keep the Atlantic convoy routes open to supply the British Isles, facing the great danger posed by the many German warships, such as the Admiral Graf Spee, which are scouring the ocean for cargo ships to sink.

Starring: John Gregson, Anthony Quayle, Peter Finch, Ian Hunter, Jack Gwillim, Bernard Lee, Lionel Murton, Anthony Bushell, Peter Illing, Michael Goodliffe ..
Directed by: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Release date: 1956-10-30

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