Top 100 New Editor's Pick

Top 1959 movies(based on popularity,box-office)

A Action, Adventure Movie, directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Starring: Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis, Leo G. Carroll, Josephine Hutchinson
2. Ben-Hur [1959]
A Drama, Adventure Movie, directed by William Wyler
Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott, Sam Jaffe
A Comedy, Romance Movie, directed by Billy Wilder
Starring: Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft, Pat O'Brien, Nehemiah Persoff
4. The 400 Blows [1959]
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by François Truffaut
Starring: Jean-Pierre Léaud
5. Sleeping Beauty [1959]
A Animation, Family Movie, directed by Clyde Geronimi
Starring:
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by Otto Preminger
Starring: James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Arthur O'Connell, Eve Arden, George C. Scott
7. Rio Bravo [1959]
A Drama, Action Movie, directed by Howard Hawks
Starring: John Wayne, Dean Martin, Angie Dickinson, Walter Brennan, Ward Bond, John Russell
A Drama, Romance Movie
Starring: Bernard Fresson
A Drama Movie, directed by Douglas Sirk
Starring: Lana Turner, John Gavin, Sandra Dee, Dan O'Herlihy, Juanita Moore
A Drama, Mystery Movie, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Montgomery Clift, Albert Dekker
11. Pillow Talk [1959]
A Comedy, Romance Movie, directed by Michael Gordon
Starring: Rock Hudson, Doris Day, Tony Randall, Thelma Ritter, Nick Adams, Allen Jenkins
12. The World of Apu [1959]
A Drama Movie, directed by Satyajit Ray
Starring:
A Adventure, Family Movie, directed by Henry Levin
Starring: James Mason, Diane Baker, Thayer David, Alan Napier
A Drama, Family Movie, directed by George Stevens
Starring: Millie Perkins, Joseph Schildkraut, Shelley Winters, Lou Jacobi, Diane Baker, Douglas Spencer
A Horror Movie, directed by William Castle
Starring: Vincent Price, Richard Long, Alan Marshal, Elisha Cook Jr.
A Comedy, Romance Movie, directed by Blake Edwards
Starring: Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Dina Merrill, Gene Evans, Virginia Gregg, Robert F. Simon
17. On the Beach [1959]
A Drama, Romance Movie, directed by Stanley Kramer
Starring: Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins
18. The Nun's Story [1959]
A Drama Movie, directed by Fred Zinnemann
Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Peter Finch, Edith Evans, Dean Jagger, Mildred Dunnock, Beatrice Straight
19. Shadows [1959]
A Drama, Romance Movie, directed by John Cassavetes
Starring:
20. The Bridge [1959]
A Drama Movie
Starring:
A Adventure, Romance Movie, directed by John Ford
Starring: John Wayne, William Holden, Willis Bouchey, O.Z. Whitehead, Hank Worden
A Comedy Movie, directed by Jack Arnold
Starring: Peter Sellers, William Hartnell, Leo McKern, Timothy Bateson, Colin Gordon
A Mystery, Horror Movie, directed by Terence Fisher
Starring: Peter Cushing, André Morell, Christopher Lee, Francis De Wolff, Miles Malleson, John Le Mesurier
A Romance Movie, directed by John Sturges
Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, Carolyn Jones, Earl Holliman, Brad Dexter, Brian G. Hutton
A Adventure, Family Movie, directed by Robert Stevenson
Starring: Sean Connery, Kieron Moore, Estelle Winwood, Walter Fitzgerald, Denis O'Dea, Jack MacGowran
26. Room at the Top [1959]
A Drama, Romance Movie
Starring: Simone Signoret, Laurence Harvey, Donald Houston, Hermione Baddeley, Allan Cuthbertson, Raymond Huntley
27. Compulsion [1959]
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by Richard Fleischer
Starring: Orson Welles, Dean Stockwell, Bradford Dillman, E.G. Marshall, Martin Milner, Richard Anderson
A Drama Movie, directed by Roberto Rossellini
Starring: Vittorio De Sica
29. Warlock [1959]
A Romance Movie, directed by Edward Dmytryk
Starring: Richard Widmark, Henry Fonda, Anthony Quinn, Dorothy Malone, Wallace Ford, Tom Drake
30. The Mummy [1959]
A Adventure, Horror Movie, directed by Terence Fisher
Starring: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Eddie Byrne, Felix Aylmer, Raymond Huntley, Michael Ripper
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Carol Reed
Starring: Alec Guinness, Burl Ives, Maureen O'Hara, Noël Coward, Ralph Richardson, Grégoire Aslan
32. The Tingler [1959]
A Horror Movie, directed by William Castle
Starring: Vincent Price, Darryl Hickman
33. Ride Lonesome [1959]
A Drama Movie, directed by Budd Boetticher
Starring: Randolph Scott, James Best, Lee Van Cleef, James Coburn
34. Tiger Bay [1959]
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by J. Lee Thompson
Starring: John Mills, Horst Buchholz, Hayley Mills, Megs Jenkins, Anthony Dawson, Marne Maitland
A Drama Movie, directed by Vincent Sherman
Starring: Paul Newman, Barbara Rush, Alexis Smith, Brian Keith, Billie Burke, John Williams
A Comedy Movie, directed by John Boulting
Starring: Terry-Thomas, Peter Sellers, Richard Attenborough, Dennis Price, Margaret Rutherford, Irene Handl
37. Pork Chop Hill [1959]
A Drama, Action Movie, directed by Lewis Milestone
Starring: Gregory Peck, Harry Guardino, Rip Torn, George Peppard, Carl Benton Reid, James Edwards
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by Robert Wise
Starring: Harry Belafonte, Robert Ryan, Shelley Winters, Ed Begley, Gloria Grahame, Richard Bright
A Comedy, Crime Movie, directed by Roger Corman
Starring: Dick Miller
40. The Hanging Tree [1959]
A Movie, directed by Karl Malden, Delmer Daves, Vincent Sherman
Starring: Gary Cooper, Karl Malden, George C. Scott, Karl Swenson, Virginia Gregg, John Dierkes
A Movie, directed by André De Toth
Starring: Robert Ryan, Burl Ives, Alan Marshal, Nehemiah Persoff, Jack Lambert, Frank DeKova
A Drama Movie, directed by Tony Richardson
Starring: Richard Burton, Claire Bloom, Edith Evans, Donald Pleasence
A Comedy, Romance Movie, directed by Guy Hamilton, Alexander Mackendrick
Starring: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Harry Andrews, Basil Sydney, Mervyn Johns
44. Porgy and Bess [1959]
A Drama, Romance Movie, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, Otto Preminger
Starring: Sidney Poitier, Brock Peters, Claude Akins, Clarence Muse
A Movie, directed by Jack Arnold
Starring: Audie Murphy, Charles Drake, Virginia Grey, R.G. Armstrong, Willis Bouchey, Karl Swenson
46. The Five Pennies [1959]
A Drama Movie, directed by Melville Shavelson
Starring: Danny Kaye, Barbara Bel Geddes, Harry Guardino, Tuesday Weld
47. A Summer Place [1959]
A Drama, Romance Movie, directed by Delmer Daves
Starring: Richard Egan, Dorothy McGuire, Sandra Dee, Arthur Kennedy, Troy Donahue, Beulah Bondi
A Drama, Adventure Movie, directed by J. Lee Thompson
Starring: Lauren Bacall, Kenneth More, Herbert Lom, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Ian Hunter, Jack Gwillim
A Drama, Romance Movie, directed by Ranald MacDougall
Starring: Harry Belafonte, Mel Ferrer
50. The Scapegoat [1959]
A Crime, Mystery Movie, directed by Robert Hamer
Starring: Alec Guinness, Bette Davis, Pamela Brown, Geoffrey Keen, Peter Bull, Alan Webb