Best Family Movies of 1955

1.

Lady and the Tramp

5.9
7.3/10 IMDB

Lady, a golden cocker spaniel, meets up with a mongrel dog who calls himself the Tramp. He is obviously from the wrong side of town, but happenings at Lady's home make her decide to travel with him for a while.

Starring: Peggy Lee, Barbara Luddy, Larry Roberts, Bill Thompson, Bill Baucom, Stan Freberg, Verna Felton, Alan Reed, George Givot, Dal McKennon ..
Directed by: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske
Release date: 1955-06-22
2.

The Court Jester

4.8
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
3.

Mister Roberts

4.6
7.7/10 IMDB

Mr. Roberts is as an officer who's yearning for battle but is stuck in the backwaters of World War II on a non-commissioned Navy ship run by the bullying Captain Morton.

Starring: Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon, Betsy Palmer, Ward Bond, Philip Carey, Nick Adams, Perry Lopez, Ken Curtis ..
Directed by: John Ford, Mervyn LeRoy, Joshua Logan
Release date: 1955-07-13
Best Family Movies of 1955 : One Froggy Evening
4.

One Froggy Evening

4.2
8.4/10 IMDB

A workman finds a singing frog in the cornerstone of an old building being demolished. But when he tries to cash in on his discovery, he finds the frog will sing only for him, and just croak for the talent agent and the audience in the theater he's spent his life savings on.

Starring: Bill Roberts ..
Directed by: Chuck Jones
Release date: 1955-12-30
Best Family Movies of 1955 : Speedy Gonzales
5.

Speedy Gonzales

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

Speedy comes to the aid of a group of mice trying to get the cheese from a factory guarded by Sylvester.

Starring: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg ..
Directed by: Friz Freleng
Release date: 1955-09-17
6.

Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier

3.6
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
Best Family Movies of 1955 : The Private War of Major Benson
7.

The Private War of Major Benson

3.3
6.6/10 IMDB

A Major noted for advancing with his mouth before thinking is given a choice: to be drummed out of the Army, or take command of and shape up the ROTC program at Sheridan Academy before it fails its next inspection. At Sheridan he encounters three hundred pre-teen cadets who range from rascally to adorable, and a female doctor who has just the right prescription for him.

Starring: Charlton Heston, Julie Adams, William Demarest, Tim Hovey, Nana Bryant, Tim Considine, Sal Mineo, Milburn Stone, Mary Field, Joey D. Vieira ..
Directed by: Jerry Hopper
Release date: 1955-08-02
Best Family Movies of 1955 : The White Poodle
8.

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
9.

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 : Guided Muscle
10.

Guided Muscle

3.1
7.4/10 IMDB

While cooking a tin can, the Coyote spots a better meal rushing by- the Road Runner. But making himself into a giant arrow doesn't catch the bird, and the book, "How to Tar and Feather a Road Runner", isn't much help either.

Starring: Paul Julian ..
Directed by: Chuck Jones
Release date: 1955-12-10

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