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Best Movies of 1959

List of the best movies of 1959, with movie trailers when available. Fans of The Three Stooges remember 1959 as the year that the trio made their last short film, Sappy Bull Fighters. These top movies of 1959 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres, but each film was released in 1959. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1959 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1959 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

With items ranging from Some Like It Hot to North by Northwest, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1959?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1959?"

1959 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1959. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1959 aren't just one persons opinion.

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    Jack Lemmon, Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis

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    Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Charlton Heston

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    Eddie Fisher, Mercedes McCambridge, Elizabeth Taylor

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    Martin Landau, Cary Grant, Alfred Hitchcock

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    Ricky Nelson, Walter Brennan, Angie Dickinson

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    Victor Millan, Murray Hamilton, Vera Miles

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    Carolyn Jones, Anthony Quinn, Kirk Douglas

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    Arthur Kennedy, Dorothy McGuire, Sandra Dee

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    Jack MacGowran, Sean Connery, Farrell Pelly

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    Helen Hayes, James Ramsey Ullman, Nora Swinburne

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    Althea Gibson, Anna Lee, John Wayne

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    Candy Candido, Barbara Jo Allen, Eleanor Audley

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    Mahalia Jackson, Sandra Dee, John Wayne

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    Rock Hudson, Tony Randall, Doris Day

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    Doris Day, Jack Lemmon, Steve Forrest

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    Louis Armstrong, Barbara Bel Geddes, Bobby Troup

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    Jacques Demy, Jeanne Moreau, Albert Rémy

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    Jack Albertson, Gordon Jones, Jacques Aubuchon

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    Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Dina Merrill

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    Dean Stockwell, E. G. Marshall, Orson Welles

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    Kenneth More, Taina Elg, Sid James

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    Ed Wynn, Joseph Schildkraut, Richard Beymer

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    Sandra Dee, Joby Baker, Arthur O'Connell

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    Christopher Lee, Ewen Solon, Miles Malleson

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    Burt Lancaster, Laurence Olivier, Kirk Douglas

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    Joanna Lee, Tom Keene, Mona McKinnon

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    Peter Sellers, Margaret Rutherford, Richard Attenborough

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    Mel Tormé, Paul Anka, Gigi Perreau

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    Sammy Davis, Jr., Diahann Carroll

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    Vincent Price, Alan Marshal, Richard Long

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    Dorothy Malone, Anthony Quinn, Henry Fonda

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    Laurence Harvey, Hermione Baddeley, Heather Sears

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    Nutan, Sunil Dutt, Sulochana Latkar

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    Richard Burton, Mary Ure, Glen Byam Shaw

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    Susan Kohner, Herbert Lom, Howard Keel

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    Bernard Herrmann, Pat Boone, Thayer David

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    Burl Ives, Ralph Richardson, Elisabeth Welch

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    Tina Louise, Carl Benton Reid, Lee J. Cobb

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    Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Duke Ellington

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    Robert Vaughn, John Williams, Barbara Rush

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    Bert Convy, Barboura Morris, Dick Miller

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    Edward G. Robinson, Frank Sinatra, Carolyn Jones

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    Bob Hope, James Garner, Roy Rogers

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    Burl Ives, Tina Louise, Alan Marshal

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    Jeff Chandler, Blanche Yurka, Fortunio Bonanova

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    Ingrid Thulin, Max von Sydow, Erland Josephson

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    Maria Schell, Gary Cooper, George C. Scott

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    Anthony Steel, Ludmilla Tchérina, Antonio

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    Leslie Phillips, Bill Owen, Shirley Eaton

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