Best Thriller Movies of 1957

1.

Sweet Smell of Success

5.7
8.0/10 IMDB

New York City newspaper writer J.J. Hunsecker holds considerable sway over public opinion with his Broadway column, but one thing that he can't control is his younger sister, Susan, who is in a relationship with aspiring jazz guitarist Steve Dallas. Hunsecker strongly disapproves of the romance and recruits publicist Sidney Falco to find a way to split the couple, no matter how ruthless the method.

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Susan Harrison, Martin Milner, Sam Levene, Barbara Nichols, David White, Jeff Donnell, Edith Atwater, Joe Frisco ..
Directed by: Alexander Mackendrick
Release date: 1957-07-04
2.

3:10 to Yuma

5.3
7.6/10 IMDB

Dan Evans, a small time farmer, is hired to escort Ben Wade, a dangerous outlaw, to Yuma. As Evans and Wade wait for the 3:10 train to Yuma, Wade's gang is racing to free him.

Starring: Glenn Ford, Van Heflin, Felicia Farr, Leora Dana, Henry Jones, Richard Jaeckel, Robert Emhardt, Sheridan Comerate, George Mitchell, Robert Ellenstein ..
Directed by: Delmer Daves
Release date: 1957-08-07
3.

The Enemy Below

5.2
7.4/10 IMDB

The crew of the American destroyer escort, the USS Haynes, detects a German U-Boat—resulting in a prolonged, deadly battle of wits.

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Curd Jürgens, David Hedison, Theodore Bikel, Russell Collins, Kurt Kreuger, Frank Albertson, Biff Elliot, Michael McHale ..
Directed by: Dick Powell
Release date: 1957-12-25
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Night of the Demon
4.

Night of the Demon

5.2
7.4/10 IMDB

American professor John Holden arrives in London for a conference on parapsychology only to discover that the colleague he was supposed to meet was killed in a freak accident the day before. It turns out that the deceased had been investigating a cult lead by Dr. Julian Karswell. Though a skeptic, Holden is suspicious of the devil-worshiping Karswell. Following a trail of mysterious manuscripts, Holden enters a world that makes him question his faith in science.

Starring: Dana Andrews, Peggy Cummins, Niall MacGinnis, Athene Seyler, Liam Redmond, Peter Elliott, Ewan Roberts, Reginald Beckwith, Rosamund Greenwood, Brian Wilde ..
Directed by: Jacques Tourneur
Release date: 1957-11-09
5.

The Tall T

3.8
7.3/10 IMDB

Having lost his horse in a bet, Pat Brennan hitches a ride with a stagecoach carrying newlyweds, Willard and Doretta Mims. At the next station the coach and its passengers fall into the hands of a trio of outlaws headed by a man named Usher. When Usher learns that Doretta is the daughter of a rich copper-mine owner, he decides to hold her for ransom. Tension builds over the next 24 hours as Usher awaits a response to his demands and as a romantic attachment grows between Brennan and Doretta.

Starring: Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Sullivan, Arthur Hunnicutt, Skip Homeier, Henry Silva, John Hubbard, Robert Burton, Robert Anderson, Dick Johnstone ..
Directed by: Budd Boetticher
Release date: 1957-04-02
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Hell Drivers
6.

Hell Drivers

3.7
7.2/10 IMDB

An ex-con trying to go clean ends up working for a crooked trucking company swindling money.

Starring: Stanley Baker, Herbert Lom, Peggy Cummins, Patrick McGoohan, William Hartnell, Wilfrid Lawson, Sid James, Jill Ireland, Alfie Bass, Gordon Jackson ..
Directed by: Cy Endfield
Release date: 1957-07-23
7.

Zero Hour!

3.5
6.5/10 IMDB

In 1950s Canada, during a commercial flight, the pilots and some passengers suffer food poisoning, thus forcing an ex-WW2 fighter pilot to try to land the airliner in heavy fog.

Starring: Dana Andrews, Linda Darnell, Sterling Hayden, Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch, Geoffrey Toone, Jerry Paris, Peggy King, Charles Quinlivan, Patricia Tiernan, Steve London ..
Directed by: Hall Bartlett
Release date: 1957-11-13
8.

The Brothers Rico

3.5
6.8/10 IMDB

Eddie Rico, the erstwhile bookkeeper for a big Mafia boss, is now making a living as an honest merchant in Florida with his family. Things go sour when the police start a search for his syndicate-linked brothers who are on the lam after a big hit, forcing Eddie to get involved with the Mafia again.

Starring: Richard Conte, Dianne Foster, Kathryn Grant, Larry Gates, James Darren, Argentina Brunetti, Lamont Johnson, Harry Bellaver, Paul Picerni, Paul Dubov ..
Directed by: Phil Karlson
Release date: 1957-09-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The River's Edge
9.

The River's Edge

3.3
6.4/10 IMDB

A murderous thief on the run with stolen loot forces a poor rancher to guide him across the desert into Mexico. Accompanying them is the rancher's wife, who happens to be the killer's former girlfriend.

Starring: Ray Milland, Anthony Quinn, Debra Paget, Harry Carey, Jr., Chubby Johnson, Byron Foulger, Tom McKee, Frank Gerstle, Lee Morgan ..
Directed by: Allan Dwan
Release date: 1957-04-11
10.

The Burglar

3.2
6.6/10 IMDB

Burglar Nat Harbin and his two associates set their sights on wealthy spiritualist Sister Sarah, who has inherited a fortune -- including a renowned emerald necklace -- from a Philadelphia financier. Using Nat's female ward, Gladden, to pose as an admirer and case the mansion where the woman lives, they set up a perfect break-in. Things get complicated afterwards.

Starring: Dan Duryea, Jayne Mansfield, Martha Vickers, Peter Capell, Mickey Shaughnessy, Wendell K. Phillips, Phoebe Mackay, Stewart Bradley, John Facenda, Sam Elber ..
Directed by: Paul Wendkos
Release date: 1957-06-01
11.

The Vampire

3.2
5.8/10 IMDB

A small town doctor mistakenly ingests an experimental drug made from the blood of vampire bats which transforms the kindly medic into a bloodthirsty monster.

Starring: John Beal, Coleen Gray, Kenneth Tobey, Lydia Reed, Dabbs Greer, Herb Vigran, Hallene Hill, Paul Brinegar, Raymond Greenleaf, Ann Staunton ..
Directed by: Paul Landres
Release date: 1957-06-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Heart Within
12.

The Heart Within

3.2
6.5/10 IMDB

This is one of David Hemming's earliest performances in the cinema: the star actor was just 15 when he portrayed a teenager who determines to clear a black friend on the run who is accused of murder.

Starring: James Hayter, Clifford Evans, David Hemmings, Earl Cameron, Dan Jackson, Jack Stewart, Betty Cooper, Gloria Ann Simpson, Frank Singuineau, Pauline Henriques ..
Directed by: David Eady
Release date: 1957-07-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Lure of the Swamp
13.

Lure of the Swamp

2.9
5.3/10 IMDB

Simon Lute ekes out a modest living chartering his skiff to tourists and guiding them through the labyrinthine bayou.

Starring: Marshall Thompson, Willard Parker, Joan Vohs, Jack Elam, Leo Gordon, Joan Lora, James Maloney ..
Directed by: Hubert Cornfield
Release date: 1957-05-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Long Haul
14.

The Long Haul

2.8
6.7/10 IMDB

An American ex-GI takes a job as a truck driver to support his British war bride Connie. It isn't long, however, before Harry is blackmailed into joining a smuggling operation run by a conniving criminal.

Starring: Victor Mature, Gene Anderson, Patrick Allen, Diana Dors, Liam Redmond, Peter Reynolds, Michael Wade, Wensley Pithey, Madge Brindley, John Welsh ..
Directed by: Ken Hughes
Release date: 1957-08-27
15.

The Brain from Planet Arous

2.8
5.2/10 IMDB

An evil alien brain, bent on world domination, takes over the body of an atomic scientist, while a "good" alien brain inhabits the body of the scientist's dog and waits for an opportunity to defeat the evil brain.

Starring: John Agar, Joyce Meadows, Robert Fuller, Thomas Browne Henry, Henry Travis, E. Leslie Thomas, Tim Graham, Bill Giorgio, Ken Terrell ..
Directed by: Nathan H. Juran
Release date: 1957-10-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Big Caper
16.

The Big Caper

2.7
6.5/10 IMDB

A con artist moves into a small town to spearhead a payroll robbery.

Starring: Rory Calhoun, Mary Costa, James Gregory, Robert H. Harris, Roxanne Arlen, Corey Allen, Paul Picerni, Patrick McVey ..
Directed by: Robert Stevens
Release date: 1957-03-28
17.

The House in the Woods

2.7
6.3/10 IMDB

A novelist and his wife go to stay at a cottage owned by a painter whose wife has just died.

Starring: Ronald Howard, Patricia Roc, Michael Gough, Andrea Troubridge, Bill Shine ..
Directed by: Maxwell Munden
Release date: 1957-10-31
18.

The Deadly Mantis

2.7
5.1/10 IMDB

The calving of an Arctic iceberg releases a giant praying mantis, trapped in suspended animation since prehistoric times. It first attacks military outposts to eat their occupants, then makes its way to the warmer latitudes of Washington and New York. A paleontologist works together with military units to try to kill it.

Starring: Craig Stevens, William Hopper, Alix Talton, Donald Randolph, Pat Conway, Florenz Ames, Paul Smith, Phil Harvey, Paul Campbell, Helen Jay ..
Directed by: Nathan H. Juran
Release date: 1957-05-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Flying Scot
19.

The Flying Scot

2.7
6.2/10 IMDB

A gang of four would-be robbers plans to steal a fortune in currency hidden aboard the "Flying Scotsman" in a railroad stateroom by cutting through the wall of the adjacent stateroom, but find themselves up against numerous unexpected drawbacks, including interference by their fellow passengers.

Starring: Lee Patterson, Kay Callard, Alan Gifford, Margaret Withers, Mark Baker, Jeremy Bodkin, Gerald Case, John Lee, Kerry Jordan, John Dearth ..
Directed by: Compton Bennett
Release date: 1957-11-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Hell Bound
20.

Hell Bound

2.7
6.3/10 IMDB

After WW2, a Los Angeles crime ring uses a complex scheme, involving a freight ship, a junkie, and a corrupt health officer, to smuggle drugs into the USA.

Starring: John Russell, June Blair, Stuart Whitman, Margo Woode, George E. Mather, Stanley Adams, Frank Fenton, Gene O'Donnell, Virginia De Lee, Dehl Berti ..
Directed by: William J. Hole Jr.
Release date: 1957-10-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : China Gate
21.

China Gate

2.7
6.2/10 IMDB

Near the end of the French phase of the Vietnam War, a group of mercenaries are recruited to travel through enemy territory to the Chinese border.

Starring: Gene Barry, Angie Dickinson, Nat King Cole, Paul Dubov, Lee Van Cleef, George Givot, Gerald Milton, Neyle Morrow, Marcel Dalio, Maurice Marsac ..
Directed by: Samuel Fuller
Release date: 1957-05-22
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Appointment with a Shadow
22.

Appointment with a Shadow

2.6
6.8/10 IMDB

George Nader plays a reporter whose career is ruined by liquor. A comeback opportunity presents itself when Nader is a bystander at the arrest of a well-known criminal.

Starring: George Nader, Joanna Moore, Brian Keith, Virginia Field, Frank De Kova, Stephen Chase ..
Directed by: Richard Carlson
Release date: 1957-09-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Four Boys and a Gun
23.

Four Boys and a Gun

2.6
6.0/10 IMDB

The moving story of four young men struggling against overwhelming odds to remain honest. When their crooked employer shorts their earnings; they turn to crime, their first theft ending in tragedy.

Starring: Frank Sutton, Larry Green, James Franciscus, William Hinnant, Otto Hulett, Robert Dryden, J. Pat O'Malley, Diana Herbert, Patricia Sloan, Nancy Devlin ..
Directed by: William Berke
Release date: 1957-01-11
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Istanbul
24.

Istanbul

2.6
6.2/10 IMDB

A suspected diamond smuggler returns to Istanbul and finds the lady love he thought was dead...or does he?

Starring: Errol Flynn, Cornell Borchers, John Bentley, Torin Thatcher, Leif Erickson, Peggy Knudsen, Martin Benson, Nat King Cole, Werner Klemperer, Vladimir Sokoloff ..
Directed by: Joseph Pevney
Release date: 1957-01-23
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Time Lock
25.

Time Lock

2.6
6.1/10 IMDB

A boy is accidentally locked in a bank vault. With less than 10 hours of oxygen left in the vault, it becomes a race to save the boy.

Starring: Robert Beatty, Lee Patterson, Betty McDowall, Vincent Winter, Robert Ayres, Alan Gifford, Larry Cross, Sandra Francis, Gordon Tanner, Victor Wood ..
Directed by: Gerald Thomas
Release date: 1957-08-27
26.

Hellcats of the Navy

2.6
5.5/10 IMDB

Future "first couple" Ronald Reagan and Nancy Davis made their only joint film appearance in Hellcats of the Navy. Ronnie plays Casey Abbott, commander of a WW2 submarine, while Nancy portrays navy nurse Helen Blair, Abbott's off-and-on girlfriend. During a delicate mission in which his sub is ordered to retrieve a revolutionary new Japanese mine, Abbott is forced to leave frogman Wes Barton (Harry Lauter) behind to save the rest of his crew. But Abbott's second-in-command Don Landon (Eduard Franz) is convincing that Abbott's sacrifice of Barton was due to the fact that the dead man had been amorously pursuing Helen.

Starring: Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Arthur Franz, Robert Arthur, William Leslie, William Phillips, Harry Lauter, Michael Garth, Joe Turkel, Don Keefer ..
Directed by: Nathan H. Juran
Release date: 1957-05-01
27.

My Gun Is Quick

2.5
6.1/10 IMDB

Detective Mike Hammer's investigation of a murder puts him in the middle between warring jewel thieves.

Starring: Robert Bray, Whitney Blake, Patricia Donahue, Donald Randolph, Pamela Duncan, Booth Colman, Jan Chaney, Genie Coree, Donald Randolph, Richard Garland ..
Directed by: Phil Victor, George White
Release date: 1957-08-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Shadow on the Window
28.

The Shadow on the Window

2.5
6.1/10 IMDB

Three delinquents murder a prosperous farmer at an isolated farm house. One witness to the crime - the dead man's secretary - is then taken hostage. The other witness - her young son - is thrown into state of shock. Can he recover soon enough to help the police - and his father - rescue his mother before it's too late?

Starring: Philip Carey, Betty Garrett, John Drew Barrymore, Corey Allen, Gerald Sarracini, Jerry Mathers, Sam Gilman, Rusty Lane, Paul Picerni, William Leslie ..
Directed by: William Asher
Release date: 1957-03-06
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Short Cut to Hell
29.

Short Cut to Hell

2.5
5.9/10 IMDB

A hitman is found out because he was paid off in traceable stolen money. On the run, he kidnaps the girlfriend of the police detective in charge of his pursuit; she tries to convince him to surrender before it's too late.

Starring: William Bishop, Robert Ivers, Georgann Johnson, Yvette Vickers, Murvyn Vye, Jacques Aubuchon, Peter Baldwin, Richard Hale, Milton Frome, Douglas Spencer ..
Directed by: James Cagney
Release date: 1957-09-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Hypnotist
30.

The Hypnotist

2.5
5.9/10 IMDB

Culver is a psychiatrist who uses hypnotism to treat his patients. When Carpenter, a test pilot, comes to see him complaining of blackouts that make his job difficult, Culver tries to mesmerise him into killing his wife.

Starring: Paul Carpenter, Patricia Roc, Roland Culver, William Hartnell, Gordon Boyd, Edgar Driver, Tom Tann, Ellen Pollock, Robert Sansom, Martin Wyldeck ..
Directed by: Montgomery Tully
Release date: 1957-07-29
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Death in Small Doses
31.

Death in Small Doses

2.5
6.1/10 IMDB

A government agent investigates the use of illegal amphetamines among long-haul truck drivers.

Starring: Peter Graves, Chuck Connors, Mala Powers, Robert B. Williams, Roy Engel, Merry Anders, Harry Lauter ..
Directed by: Joseph M. Newman
Release date: 1957-09-15
32.

Sea Wife

2.5
5.7/10 IMDB

In 1942, a cargo ship jammed with British evacuees from Singapore is sunk by a Japanese sub. A small lifeboat carries a beautiful woman, an army officer, a bigoted administrator, and a black seaman. Only the seaman knows the woman is a nun. The men reveal their true selves under the hardships of survival. Told in a too-long flashback frame.

Starring: Richard Burton, Joan Collins, Basil Sydney, Cy Grant, Ronald Squire, Harold Goodwin, Roddy Hughes, Gibb McLaughlin, Lloyd Lamble, Ronald Adam ..
Directed by: Bob McNaught
Release date: 1957-10-16
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Counterfeit Plan
33.

The Counterfeit Plan

2.4
6.0/10 IMDB

An escaped murderer flees France to England, where he forces an ex-forger, now established as a reputable estate owner, and the forger's daughter who knew nothing of his past, to counterfeit 5-pound notes for mass distribution around the countryside.

Starring: Zachary Scott, Mervyn Johns, Peggie Castle, Lee Patterson, Sydney Tafler, David Lodge, Mark Bellamy, Robert Arden, Chili Bouchier, Eric Pohlmann ..
Directed by: Montgomery Tully
Release date: 1957-05-11
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Stopover Tokyo
34.

Stopover Tokyo

2.4
5.6/10 IMDB

An American intelligence agent is sent to Tokyo to track down a Communist spy ring.

Starring: Robert Wagner, Joan Collins, Edmond O'Brien, Larry Keating, Ken Scott, Sarah Selby ..
Directed by: Richard L. Breen
Release date: 1957-11-28
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : No Time to Be Young
35.

No Time to Be Young

2.4
5.8/10 IMDB

A melodrama about young adults growing up and facing the pressures of life.

Starring: Robert Vaughn, Roger Smith, Tom Pittman, Dorothy Green, Merry Anders, Kathleen Nolan, Sarah Selby ..
Directed by: David Lowell Rich
Release date: 1957-08-01
36.

Hidden Fear

2.3
5.5/10 IMDB

A U.S. lawman busts Copenhagen counterfeiters to help his sister, falsely accused of murder.

Starring: John Payne, Alexander Knox, Conrad Nagel, Natalie Norwick, Anne Neyland, Kjeld Jacobsen, Marianne Schleiss, Mogens Brandt, Knud Rex, Elsie Albiin ..
Directed by: André De Toth
Release date: 1957-07-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Girl In The Kremlin
37.

The Girl In The Kremlin

2.3
5.5/10 IMDB

In Moscow 1953, four terrified women prisoners are brought before Joseph Stalin, who chooses the beautiful Dasha. He punishes her by shaving off her long hair. Moments later, a plastic surgeon leads Stalin into the operating room and transforms his face so that he is unrecognizable. He vanishes, but OSS agent Steve Anderson searches for him in Europe.

Starring: Lex Barker, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Jeffrey Stone, Maurice Manson, William Schallert, Natalie Daryll, Aram Katcher, Norbert Schiller, Michael Fox, Elena Da Vinci ..
Directed by: Russell Birdwell
Release date: 1957-04-11
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Night Runner
38.

The Night Runner

2.3
5.9/10 IMDB

A mental patient with a violent past is released from the institution, against the advice of his doctors, and sent back to his old neighborhood. Was he released too soon?

Starring: Ray Danton, Colleen Miller, Merry Anders, Eddy Waller, Willis Bouchey, Harry Jackson, Robert Anderson, Jean Inness, John Stephenson, Alexander Campbell ..
Directed by: Abner Biberman
Release date: 1957-04-02
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Booby Trap
39.

Booby Trap

2.3
5.4/10 IMDB

An absent minded professor invents a pen that will explode on the sound of bells, then leaves it in a taxi

Starring: Sydney Tafler, Patti Morgan, Harry Fowler, Tony Quinn, Richard Shaw, Jacques Cey ..
Directed by: Henry Cass
Release date: 1957-07-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Kill Me Tomorrow
40.

Kill Me Tomorrow

2.3
5.3/10 IMDB

A reporter who needs cash for his son's operation is paid by a smuggler to take a murder rap.

Starring: Pat O’Brien, Lois Maxwell, George Coulouris, Wensley Pithey, Freddie Mills, Ronald Adam, Robert Brown, Richard Pasco, April Olrich, Tommy Steele ..
Directed by: Terence Fisher
Release date: 1957-05-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Big Boodle
41.

The Big Boodle

2.2
5.6/10 IMDB

Tough guy fights gangsters and counterfeiters in pre-Castro Cuba.

Starring: Rossana Rory, Errol Flynn, Francisco Canero, Louis Oquendo, Pedro Armendáriz, Charles Todd, Gia Scala, Jacques Aubuchon, Sandro Giglio, Guillermo Álvarez Guedes ..
Directed by: Richard Wilson
Release date: 1957-03-11
42.

The Unholy Wife

2.2
5.6/10 IMDB

A woman marries a man for his wealth, then concocts a plan to kill him, take his money, and run off with her lover. Things go wrong when they accidentally kill the wrong person.

Starring: Diana Dors, Rod Steiger, Tom Tryon, Beulah Bondi, Marie Windsor, Arthur Franz, Luis van Rooten, Joe De Santis, Argentina Brunetti, Steve Pendleton ..
Directed by: John Farrow
Release date: 1957-06-24
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Depraved
43.

The Depraved

2.1
5.2/10 IMDB

Fed up with her wealthy but abusive husband, Tom (Basil Dignam), young English homemaker Laura Wilton (Anne Heywood) conspires with her lover, American Army captain Dave Dillon (Robert Arden), to have her boozy spouse meet an "accidental" demise. But a nosy copper (Denis Shaw) suspects foul play, and soon the lovers' crafty scheme deteriorates into fear, distrust and betrayal. Paul Dickson directs this vintage noir thriller.

Starring: Anne Heywood, Robert Arden, Carroll Levis, Basil Dignam, Denis Shaw, Robert Ayres, Gary Thorne, Hal Osmond, Gil Winfield ..
Directed by: Paul Dickson
Release date: 1957-11-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : It Happens Tonight
44.

It Happens Tonight

1.8
5.3/10 IMDB

Lars Ekborg and Sven Eric Gamble portray bumbling criminals who get involved in a safe-cracking heist.

Starring: Arne Ragneborn, Ingrid Thulin, Lars Ekborg, Keve Hjelm, Lars Burman, Stig Järrel ..
Directed by: Arne Ragneborn
Release date: 1957-12-20
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Man Afraid
45.

Man Afraid

1.6
6.8/10 IMDB

A preacher (George Nader) fears for his family (Phyllis Thaxter, Tim Hovey) after killing a teenage burglar whose father seeks revenge.

Starring: George Nader, Phyllis Thaxter, Tim Hovey, Eduard Franz, Harold J. Stone, Judson Pratt, Reta Shaw, Tom Nolan, Mabel Albertson, Martin Milner ..
Directed by: Harry Keller
Release date: 1957-04-04
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Suspended Alibi
46.

Suspended Alibi

1.4
6.1/10 IMDB

A married man having an affair visits a friend to establish an alibi for a rendezvous with his girlfriend. His friend is murdered the same night and he is accused of the crime.

Starring: Honor Blackman, Patrick Holt, Patrick Holt, Naomi Chance, Lloyd Lamble, Andrew Keir, Viola Lyel, Bryan Coleman, Frederick Piper, Toby Winterbottom ..
Directed by: Alfred Shaughnessy
Release date: 1957-02-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : Street of Sinners
47.

Street of Sinners

1.3
5.8/10 IMDB

A rookie New York cop has to deal with juvenile delinquents, his superiors, and blame for the suicide of a woman who jumped to her death while he was in her apartment.

Starring: George Montgomery, Geraldine Brooks, Nehemiah Persoff, Marilee Earle, William Harrigan, Stephen Joyce, Clifford David, Diana Millay, Andra Martin, Danny Dennis ..
Directed by: William Berke
Release date: 1957-08-30
48.

Three Sundays to Live

1.2
4.9/10 IMDB

Band leader Frank Martin is convicted and sentenced to death for murdering the owner of a club in which he had performed. Frank's innocent of the crime, and singer Ruth Chapman can provide him with an alibi. But Ruth is missing, and records show she died years before. As Frank awaits execution, he enlists the help of his heiress girlfriend and his lawyer to clear his name.

Starring: Kieron Moore, Jane Griffiths, Basil Dignam, Sandra Dorne, Hal Ayer, Ferdy Mayne, John Stone ..
Directed by: Ernest Morris
Release date: 1957-10-01
49.

Journey to Freedom

1.1
4.6/10 IMDB

An Eastern European escapes to America, where Communist agents try to track him down.

Starring: Jacques Scott, Eve Brent, Tor Johnson, George Graham, Michele Montau, Morgan Lane, Peter Besbas, Don Mcart, Dan O'Dowd, Don Marlowe ..
Directed by: Robert C. Dertano
Release date: 1957-06-21
Best Thriller Movies of 1957 : The Dead Talk Back
50.

The Dead Talk Back

0.8
1.8/10 IMDB

A psychic researcher attempts to solve a murder by using a radio that enables him to speak with the dead.

Starring: Aldo Farnese, Scott Douglas, Laura Brock, Earl Sands, Myron Natwick ..
Directed by: Merle S. Gould
Release date: 1957-12-31

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