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List of the best movies of 1958, with movie trailers when available. Many remember 1958 as the year Jack Nicholson made his film debut in The Cry Baby Killer. These top movies of 1958 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 1958. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1958 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1958 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

List contains movies like Vertigo and Touch of Evil.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1958?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1958?"

1958 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1958. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1958 aren't just one persons opinion.
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Vertigo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies of 1958
Vertigo James Stewart, Kim Novak, Alfred Hitchcock

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Touch of Evil Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Marlene Dietrich

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives

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I Want to Live! Susan Hayward, Theodore Bikel, Simon Oakland

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Dracula Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Michael Gough

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A Tale of Two Cities Dirk Bogarde, Cecil Parker, Ian Bannen

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The Blob Steve McQueen, Aneta Corsaut, Lee Payton

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A Night to Remember Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, David McCallum

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The Fly Vincent Price, David Hedison, Herbert Marshall

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The Long, Hot Summer Paul Newman, Angela Lansbury, Orson Welles

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The Vikings Kirk Douglas, Janet Leigh, Ernest Borgnine

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From the Earth to the Moon George Sanders, Joseph Cotten, Debra Paget

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Tom Thumb Peter Sellers, Stan Freberg, Alan Young

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The Tarnished Angels Rock Hudson, Troy Donahue, Robert Stack

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The Quiet American Audie Murphy, Michael Redgrave, Bruce Cabot

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The Inn of the Sixth Happiness Ingrid Bergman, Robert Donat, Burt Kwouk

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Another Time, Another Place Sean Connery, Lana Turner, Sid James

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Run Silent, Run Deep Clark Gable, Burt Lancaster, Don Rickles

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The Hidden Fortress Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Makatari Fujiwara

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Bell, Book and Candle James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon

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Hercules Luciana Paluzzi, Sylva Koscina, Steve Reeves

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The Bravados Gregory Peck, Joan Collins, Lee Van Cleef

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Ten North Frederick Gary Cooper, Suzy Parker, Geraldine Fitzgerald

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The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw Jayne Mansfield, Sid James, Kenneth More

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Desire Under the Elms Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins, Burl Ives

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The Tunnel of Love Doris Day, Gig Young, Richard Widmark

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Dimos Dicoudis added The Light in the Forest Jessica Tandy, Fess Parker, Joanne Dru

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Party Girl Cyd Charisse, Robert Taylor, Lee J. Cobb

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Equinox Flower Kinuyo Tanaka, Chishū Ryū, Nobuo Nakamura

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The Matchmaker Shirley MacLaine, Anthony Perkins, Shirley Booth

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Lonelyhearts Myrna Loy, Montgomery Clift, Robert Ryan

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Stage Struck Christopher Plummer, Henry Fonda, Susan Strasberg

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The Revenge of Frankenstein Peter Cushing, Lionel Jeffries, Arnold Diamond

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The Brothers Karamazov William Shatner, Yul Brynner, Lee J. Cobb

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Bonjour Tristesse David Niven, Deborah Kerr, Jean Seberg

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Houseboat Sophia Loren, Cary Grant, Barbara Steele

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Kings Go Forth Frank Sinatra, Natalie Wood, Tony Curtis

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The Left Handed Gun Paul Newman, Denver Pyle, James Best

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The Big Country Charlton Heston, Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons

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The Defiant Ones Sidney Poitier, Tony Curtis, Lon Chaney

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South Pacific France Nuyen, Doug McClure, Mitzi Gaynor

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The 7th Voyage of Sinbad Kerwin Mathews, Torin Thatcher, Kathryn Crosby

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The Sheepman Shirley MacLaine, Leslie Nielsen, Glenn Ford

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The Wind Cannot Read Dirk Bogarde, Marne Maitland, Anthony Bushell

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Maxime Charles Boyer, Michèle Morgan, Arletty

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Cowboy Jack Lemmon, Glenn Ford, Strother Martin

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The Black Orchid Sophia Loren, Anthony Quinn, Majel Barrett

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The Doctor's Dilemma Leslie Caron, Dirk Bogarde, Alastair Sim

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Too Much, Too Soon Errol Flynn, Dorothy Malone

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Corridors of Blood Christopher Lee, Boris Karloff, Finlay Currie