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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 movies 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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    Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis

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    Cary Grant, Alfred Hitchcock, Eva Marie Saint

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    John Wayne, Dean Martin, Angie Dickinson

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    Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Hugh Griffith

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    Marvin Miller, Mary Costa, Verna Felton

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    Sean Connery, Janet Munro, Estelle Winwood

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    Annette Funicello, Fred MacMurray, Jack Albertson

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    Pat Boone, Bernard Herrmann, Arlene Dahl

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    Jeanne Moreau, Jean Piere Leaud, Jean-Claude Brialy

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    Louis Armstrong, Tuesday Weld, Danny Kaye

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    John Wayne, William Holden, Althea Gibson

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    John Wayne, Lana Turner, Sandra Dee

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Montgomery Clift

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    Doris Day, Jack Lemmon, Steve Forrest

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    Sandra Dee, Troy Donahue, Arthur Kennedy

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    James Stewart, Adam West, Vera Miles

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    James Stewart, George C. Scott, Lee Remick

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    Tor Johnson, Bunny Breckinridge, Joanna Lee Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Gary Cooper

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    Doris Day, Rock Hudson, Tony Randall

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    Helen Hayes, Herbert Lom, Michael Rennie

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    Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, Carolyn Jones

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    Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Burt Lancaster

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    Shelley Winters, Ed Wynn, Millie Perkins

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    Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, John Le Mesurier

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    Vincent Price, Richard Long, Elisha Cook Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Marion Ross

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    Orson Welles, Dean Stockwell, Gavin MacLeod Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Sid James, Kenneth More, Joan Hickson

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    Tina Louise, Burl Ives, Robert Ryan

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    Sidney Poitier, Sammy Davis, Jr.

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    Yvonne Craig, Sandra Dee, Cliff Robertson

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    Frank Sinatra, Edward G. Robinson, Eleanor Parker

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    Richard Burton, Donald Pleasence, Claire Bloom

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    Peter Sellers, Richard Attenborough, Dennis Price

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    Herbert Lom, Martha Hyer, Howard Keel

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    Lalita Pawar, Nutan, Sunil Dutt

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    Henry Fonda, Anthony Quinn, Richard Widmark

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    Tina Louise, Richard Widmark, Lee J. Cobb

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    Kenneth Williams, Leslie Phillips, Charles Hawtrey

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    Kenneth Williams, Leslie Phillips, Shirley Eaton

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    Dick Miller, Paul Horn, Bert Convy Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Anthony Steel, Léonide Massine, María Gámez

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    Gary Cooper, George C. Scott, Karl Malden

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    Yvette Vickers, Ken Clark, Susan Cabot Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Susan Hayward, Jeff Chandler, Felix Locher

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    Paul Newman, Robert Vaughn, Adam West

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    Paul Anka, Mel Tormé, Mamie Van Doren

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    Peter Sellers, Jean Seberg, William Hartnell

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