Best Family Movies of 1955

1.

The White Poodle

3.2
7.0/10 IMDB

A story about three circus actors and their adventures. Based on classic novel by Aleksandr Kuprin.

Starring: Viktor Koltsov, Natalya Gitserot, Georgi Millyar, Aleksandr Antonov, Georgi Millyar ..
Directed by: Marianna Roshal, Vladimir Shredel
Release date: 1955-12-30
Best Family Movies of 1955 : Peter Pan
2.

Peter Pan

3.1
8.1/10 IMDB

The first live restaging of the Broadway musical version of Peter Pan, airing on NBC on March 7, 1955.

Starring: Mary Martin, Cyril Ritchard, Margalo Gillmore, Kathleen Nolan, Sondra Lee, Heller Halliday, Joe E. Marks, Norman Shelly, Robert Harrington, Joseph Stafford ..
Directed by: Clark Jones
Release date: 1955-03-07
Best Family Movies of 1955 : Frosty the Snowman
3.

Frosty the Snowman

2.8
7.0/10 IMDB

This short little cartoon is based on the popular song by Jack Rollins and Steve Nelson, first recorded in 1950 by Gene Autry as his followup to Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer.

Directed by: Robert Cannon
Release date: 1955-12-24
Best Family Movies of 1955 : Babes in Toyland
4.

Babes in Toyland

1.5
6.3/10 IMDB

A young girl becomes lost in a department store during the Christmas shopping rush. The frightened child is comforted by a department store Santa Claus who tells her a tale of storybook characters brought to life - of Tommy Tucker's love for the lovely Jane Piper and the cold-hearted villainy of evil Silas Barnaby. Through the girl's dreams, the viewer is transported to Toyland. Based on the classic Broadway operetta by Victor Herbert and Glen MacDonough, this was its second live television special production, with some new cast members and some returning.

Starring: Barbara Cook, Dennis Day, Jack E. Leonard, Dave Garroway, Wally Cox, Bil Baird, Karin Wolfe, Dickie Belton, Ellen Barrie, Mary Mace ..
Directed by: Max Liebman
Release date: 1955-12-24
Best Family Movies of 1955 : Francis in the Navy
5.

Francis in the Navy

0.0
5.9/10 IMDB

In the U. S. Army intelligence office, bumbling lieutenant Peter Stirling receives a coded message from his friend, Francis, a talking mule. The note urges Pete to hurry to the Coronado, California naval base, where Francis is about to be sold as surplus. Pete rushes to the train station, but before he can board, nurse Betsy Donevan mistakes him for her shell-shocked brother, Navy boatswain Slicker Donevan. She tries to forcibly remove his uniform so he will not get into trouble for impersonating an Army officer. Finally she realizes that Pete is not Slicker but merely his mirror image.

Starring: Donald O'Connor, Martha Hyer, Richard Erdman, Jim Backus, Clint Eastwood, David Janssen, Leigh Snowden, Martin Milner, Paul Burke, Phil Garris ..
Directed by: Arthur Lubin
Release date: 1955-08-24
Best Family Movies of 1955 : The Seven Little Foys
6.

The Seven Little Foys

0.0
0.0/10 IMDB

Vaudeville entertainer Eddie Foy, who has vowed to forever keep his act a solo, falls in love with and marries Italian ballerina Madeleine. While they continue to tour the circuit, they begin a family and before long have seven little Foys to clutter the wings. After tragedy threatens to stall Eddie's career, he comes to realize that his little terrors are worth their weight in gold. - Chris Stone

Starring: Bob Hope, Milly Vitale, George Tobias, Angela Clarke, Herbert Heyes, Richard Shannon, Billy Gray, Lee Erickson, Paul De Rolf, Lydia Reed ..
Directed by: Melville Shavelson
Release date: 1955-09-30
7.

Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier

0.0
7.0/10 IMDB

Legends (and myths) from the life of famed American frontiersman Davy Crockett are depicted in this feature film edited from television episodes. Crockett and his friend George Russel fight in the Creek Indian War. Then Crockett is elected to Congress and brings his rough-hewn ways to the House of Representatives. Finally, Crockett and Russell journey to Texas and the last stand at the Alamo.

Starring: Fess Parker, Hans Conried, Buddy Ebsen, Basil Ruysdael, William Bakewell, Kenneth Tobey, Don Megowan, Helene Stanley, Mike Mazurki ..
Directed by: Norman Foster
Release date: 1955-05-25
8.

The Court Jester

0.0
7.9/10 IMDB

A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against a usurper who has overthrown the rightful king of England.

Starring: Danny Kaye, Glynis Johns, Basil Rathbone, Angela Lansbury, Cecil Parker, Mildred Natwick, Robert Middleton, Michael Pate, Herbert Rudley, Noel Drayton ..
Directed by: Melvin Frank, Norman Panama
Release date: 1955-12-24
Best Family Movies of 1955 : Disneyland's Opening Day Broadcast
9.

Disneyland's Opening Day Broadcast

0.0
0.0/10 IMDB

Relive the magic with hosts Art Linkletter, Bob Cummings and Ronald Reagan at the live opening day celebration. Broadcast on July 17, 1955 to a live audience of over 90 million people, tour every magical land in park, from the Disneyland Express to Sleeping Beauty Castle

Starring: Walt Disney, Art Linkletter, Ronald Reagan, Robert Cummings ..
Release date: 1955-07-17
Best Family Movies of 1955 : The African Lion
10.

The African Lion

0.0
7.2/10 IMDB

Part of Disney's True-Life Adventures series, this film focuses on the lives of lions in Africa.

Starring: Winston Hibler ..
Directed by: James Algar
Release date: 1955-09-14

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