1957 Top Ten List

  • Sweet Smell of Success (Alexander Mackendrick)
  • Throne of Blood (Akira Kurosawa)
  • Nightfall (Jacques Tourneur)
  • Paths of Glory (Stanley Kubrick)
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai (David Lean)
  • Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (Frank Tashlin)
  • Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (John Sturges)
  • 3:10 to Yuma (Delmer Daves)
  • The Cranes Are Flying (Mikhail Kalatozov)
  • The Tall T (Budd Boetticher)
  • Additional 1957 Films By Rating

  • 12 Angry Men (Sidney Lumet)
  • Men in War (Anthony Mann)
  • Equinox Flower (Yasujiro Ozu)
  • The Seventh Seal (Ingmar Bergman)
  • Wild Strawberries (Ingmar Bergman)
  • The Spirit of St. Louis (Billy Wilder)
  • Bitter Victory (Nicholas Ray)
  • Funny Face (Stanley Donen)
  • China Gate (Samuel Fuller)
  • An Affair to Remember (Leo McCarey)
  • Il Grido (Michelangelo Antonioni)
  • Time Without Pity (Joseph Losey)
  • Brink of Life (Ingmar Bergman)
  • Campbell's Kingdom (Ralph Thomas)