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The year 1958 in film in the US involved some significant events, including the hit musicals South Pacific and Gigi.

List of years in film (table)
In television
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
1960
1961

Contents

EventsEdit

Top-grossing films (U.S.)Edit

AwardsEdit

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Gigi – Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Best Director: Vincente MinnelliGigi
Best Actor: David NivenSeparate Tables
Best Actress: Susan HaywardI Want to Live!
Best Supporting Actor: Burl IvesThe Big Country
Best Supporting Actress: Wendy HillerSeparate Tables
Best Foreign Language Film: Mon Oncle (My Uncle), directed by Jacques Tati, France

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: The Defiant Ones
Best Actor: David NivenSeparate Tables
Best Actress: Susan HaywardI Want to Live!
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: Gigi
Best Actor: Danny KayeMe and the Colonel
Best Actress: Rosalind RussellAuntie Mame
Other
Best Director: Vincente MinnelliGigi

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

The Cranes Are Flying (Летят журавли, Letyat zhuravli), directed by Mikheil Kalatozishvili, Soviet Union

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival):

The Rickshaw Man (Muhomatsu no issho), directed by Hiroshi Inagaki, Japan

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

Wild Strawberries (Smultronstället), directed by Ingmar Bergman, Sweden

1958 film releasesEdit

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Notable films released in 1958Edit

U.S.A. unless stated

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Film seriesEdit

Carry On series (1958–1992)

Short film seriesEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

Film debutsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "All-Time Top Gross Films". Variety. January 10, 1962. p. 13.
  2. ^ a b c "All-Time Domestic Champs". Variety. January 6, 1960. p. 34.
  3. ^ a b c d e Cohn, Lawrence (October 15, 1990). "All-Time Film Rental Champs". Variety. p. M140-M196.
  4. ^ "1959: Probable Domestic Take". Variety. January 6, 1960. p. 34.
  5. ^ The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles, California: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study