Best award winning movies with tailor-made role from 1956

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with tailor-made role from 1956! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with tailor-made role from 1956, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The King and I (1956)

Widowed Welsh mother Anna Loenowens becomes a governess and English tutor to the wives and many children of the stubborn King Mongkut of Siam. Anna and the King have a clash of personalities as she works to teach the royal family about the English language, customs and etiquette, and rushes to prepare a party for a group of European diplomats who must change their opinions about the King.

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1956-06-29 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #53 for
    resonant vocal
  2. Ranked #54 for
    great soundtrack
  3. Ranked #68 for
    deservedly won awards

Trailer

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2 Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)

Based on the famous book by Jules Verne the movie follows Phileas Fogg on his journey around the world. Which has to be completed within 80 days, a very short period for those days.

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1956-10-17 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

David Niven, Cantinflas

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    travelogue
  2. Ranked #39 for
    bloated
  3. Ranked #55 for
    deservedly won awards

Trailer

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3 The Ten Commandments (1956)

Escaping death, a Hebrew infant is raised in a royal household to become a prince. Upon discovery of his true heritage, Moses embarks on a personal quest to reclaim his destiny as the leader and liberator of the Hebrew people.

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1956-10-05 | Drama / History

Cast

Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner

Rating

rating icon 7.76
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #63 for
    with biblical reference
  2. Ranked #126 for
    bloated
  3. Ranked #172 for
    antiquated

Trailer

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4 Giant (1956)

Wealthy rancher Bick Benedict and dirt-poor cowboy Jett Rink both woo Leslie Lynnton, a beautiful young woman from Maryland who is new to Texas. She marries Benedict, but she is shocked by the racial bigotry of the White Texans against the local people of Mexican descent. Rink discovers oil on a small plot of land, and while he uses his vast, new wealth to buy all the land surrounding the Benedict ranch, the Benedict's disagreement over prejudice fuels conflict that runs across generations.

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1956-11-08 | Drama / Western

Cast

Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #102 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  2. Ranked #104 for
    titan
  3. Ranked #171 for
    lumberjack

Trailer

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5 Baby Doll (1956)

Archie Lee Meighan is a failing cotton gin owner who is married to Baby Doll, a 19-year old childlike beauty whose father arranged the marriage for financial reasons. As Archie awaits the arrival of Baby Doll's 20th birthday, the day that they are supposed to consummate their marriage, he faces interference from business rival Silva Vacarro, who plots to seduce Baby Doll away from Meighan.

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1956-12-29 | Drama

Cast

Karl Malden, Carroll Baker

Rating

rating icon 7.09
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #20 for
    ramshackle house
  2. Ranked #68 for
    desperately hoping
  3. Ranked #85 for
    scandalous

Trailer

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6 War and Peace (1956)

Napoleon's tumultuous relations with Russia including his disastrous 1812 invasion serve as the backdrop for the tangled personal lives of two aristocratic families.

Info

1956-08-21 | War / Romance

Cast

Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda

Rating

rating icon 6.637
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #77 for
    like Pride & Prejudice
  2. Ranked #90 for
    sad
  3. Ranked #100 for
    odd casting

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7 Friendly Persuasion (1956)

The story of a family of Quakers in Indiana in 1862. Their religious sect is strongly opposed to violence and war. It's not easy for them to meet the rules of their religion in everyday life but when Southern troops pass the area they are in real trouble. Should they fight, despite their peaceful attitude?

Info

1956-11-25 | Drama / War

Cast

Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #63 for
    Family Drama
  2. Ranked #73 for
    waggish
  3. Ranked #179 for
    critically acclaimed

Trailer

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8 The Eddy Duchin Story (1956)

The life story of the famous pianist and band-leader of the 1930s and 1940s.

Info

1956-05-02 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Tyrone Power, Kim Novak

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #73 for
    afterschool special
  2. Ranked #82 for
    thudding sound
  3. Ranked #88 for
    glitzy

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9 Anastasia (1956)

Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the Russian throne. While Bounin is coaching her, he comes to believe that she is really Anastasia. In the end, the Empress must decide her claim.

Info

1956-12-13 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner

Rating

rating icon 6.783
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #87 for
    stoic
  2. Ranked #95 for
    welcome return
  3. Ranked #159 for
    harridan

Trailer

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10 The Solid Gold Cadillac (1956)

Laura Partridge is a very enthusiastic small stockholder of 10 shares in International Projects, a large corporation based in New York. She attends her first stockholder meeting ready to question the board of directors from their salaries to their operations.

Info

1956-08-22 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Judy Holliday, Paul Douglas

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #79 for
    cutthroat
  2. Ranked #128 for
    redoubtable
  3. Ranked #138 for
    precise directing

Trailer

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