Highest Graded Films from the 1950s


  1. (98) Strangers on a Train (1951) review
  2. (97) Room at the Top (1959) review
  3. (96) A Star Is Born (1954) review
  4. (95) Singin' in the Rain (1952) review
  5. (95) A Night to Remember (1958) review
  6. (92) Rear Window (1954) review
  7. (91) High Noon (1952) review
  8. (90) All About Eve (1950) review
  9. (90) Throne of Blood (1957) review
  10. (89) The Seven Samurai (1954) review
  11. (86) A Christmas Carol (1951) review
  12. (86) On the Waterfront (1954) review
  13. (86) Monkey Business (1952) review
  14. (85) Touch of Evil (1958) review
  15. (84) Carrie (1952) review
  16. (84) The Young Lions (1958) review
  17. (83) Mon Oncle (1958) review
  18. (82) The Quiet Man (1952) review
  19. (82) Winchester '73 (1950) review
  20. (82) The Hidden Fortress (1958)
  21. (82) Paths of Glory (1957) review
  22. (82) Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957) review
  23. (82) Julius Caesar (1953) review
  24. (82) The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) review
  25. (81) Elephant Walk (1954) review
  26. (81) East of Eden (1955) review
  27. (80) The Killing (1956) review
  28. (80) The Cranes are Flying (1957) review
  29. (79) The Searchers (1956) review
  30. (78) The Gunfighter (1950) review
  31. (78) Carousel (1956) review
  32. (77) Cyrano de Bergerac (1950) review
  33. (77) Lili (1953) review
  34. (77) Rashomon (1950) review
  35. (76) Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953) review
  36. (75) The Importance of Being Earnest (1952) review
  37. (74) The Red Badge of Courage (1951)
  38. (74) Ace in the Hole (1951) review
  39. (74) A Face in the Crowd (1957) review
  40. (74) The Browning Version (1951) review
  41. (74) Anastasia (1956) review
  42. (74) Cinderella (1950) review
  43. (74) A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) review
  44. (73) North by Northwest (1959) review
  45. (73) The Big Sky (1952) review
  46. (73) A Tale of Two Cities (1958) review
  47. (73) A Place in the Sun (1951) review
  48. (73) Shane (1953) review
  49. (73) Tokyo Story (1953) review
  50. (73) Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957) review
  51. (73) Diary of a Country Priest (1951) review
  52. (73) Jailhouse Rock (1957) review
  53. (73) Alice in Wonderland (1951) review
  54. (72) Dreamboat (1952) review
  55. (72) Marty (1955) review
  56. (72) Season of Passion (1959) review
  57. (72) The 400 Blows (1959) review
  58. (71) You Never Can Tell (1951) review
  59. (71) Clash by Night (1952)
  60. (71) The Caine Mutiny (1954) review
  61. (71) No Time for Sergeants (1958) review
  62. (70) The Wrong Man (1956) review
  63. (70) Roman Holiday (1953) review
  64. (70) I Confess (1953) review
  65. (69) Othello (1952) review
  66. (69) The Last Hurrah (1958)
  67. (69) The Band Wagon (1953) review
  68. (69) Gigi (1958) review
  69. (69) The Left Handed Gun (1958) review
  70. (69) Ordet (1955) review
  71. (69) The Earrings of Madame de... (1953) review
  72. (69) Forbidden Games (1952) review
  73. (68) Rio Grande (1950) review
  74. (68) The Battle of the Sexes (1959) review
  75. (68) The Quiet American (1958) review
  76. (68) The King and I (1956) review
  77. (68) Don't Touch the Loot (1954) review
  78. (67) 12 Angry Men (1957) review
  79. (67) Auntie Mame (1958) review
  80. (67) Stalag 17 (1953) review
  81. (67) The Asphalt Jungle (1950) review
  82. (67) The Steel Helmet (1951) review
  83. (67) Caged (1950) review
  84. (67) Night and the City (1950) review
  85. (67) Bob le flambeur (1956) review
  86. (67) The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T (1953) review
  87. (66) From Here to Eternity (1953) review
  88. (66) The Tin Star (1957)
  89. (66) The Wages of Fear (1953)
  90. (66) The Thing from Another World (1951) review
  91. (66) Diabolique (1955) review
  92. (66) Beau Brummell (1954) review
  93. (66) I Live in Fear (1955) review
  94. (66) Los Olvidados (1950) review
  95. (66) Guys and Dolls (1955) review
  96. (65) Rio Bravo (1959) review
  97. (65) The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958) review
  98. (65) The Three Faces of Eve (1957) review
  99. (65) The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) review
  100. (65) Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) review
  101. (65) The Indian Fighter (1955) review
  102. (65) House of Pleasure (1952) review
  103. (65) Viva Zapata! (1952) review
  104. (65) Bend of the River (1952) review
  105. (64) Shake Hands with the Devil (1959)
  106. (64) The Bad and The Beautiful (1952) review
  107. (64) Sabrina (1954) review
  108. (64) The Seven Year Itch (1955) review
  109. (64) Umberto D (1952) review
  110. (64) Kanal (1957) review
  111. (64) The Sea Around Us (1953) review
  112. (63) The Chaplin Revue (1959)
  113. (63) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) review
  114. (63) Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) review
  115. (63) Another Man's Poison (1951) review
  116. (63) The African Queen (1951) review
  117. (63) Ballad of a Soldier (1959) review
  118. (62) Operation Petticoat (1959) review
  119. (62) The Seventh Seal (1957) review
  120. (62) Orpheus (1950) review
  121. (62) Floating Weeds (1959) review
  122. (62) A Man Escaped (1956) review
  123. (61) Lady and the Tramp (1955) review
  124. (61) Love in the Afternoon (1957) review
  125. (61) Sunset Blvd. (1950) review
  126. (61) Brigadoon (1954) review
  127. (61) Moulin Rouge (1952) review
  128. (61) The Wild One (1953) review
  129. (61) The Big Country (1958) review
  130. (61) Pather Panchali (1955) review
  131. (61) Patterns (1956) review
  132. (60) Sweet Smell of Success (1957) review
  133. (60) Compulsion (1959) review
  134. (60) 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954) review
  135. (60) Rififi (1955) review
  136. (60) Broken Lance (1954) review
  137. (60) Anatomy of a Murder (1959) review
  138. (60) Witness for the Prosecution (1957) review
  139. (60) Night of the Hunter (1955) review
  140. (60) Pickpocket (1959) review
  141. (60) Le Notti Bianche (1957) review
  142. (60) Limelight (1952) review
  143. (60) The Naked Spur (1953) review
  144. (59) The Ladykillers (1955) review
  145. (59) Imitation of Life (1959) review
  146. (58) An American in Paris (1951) review
  147. (58) Oklahoma! (1955) review
  148. (58) Some Like It Hot (1959) review
  149. (58) No Way Out (1950) review
  150. (58) Rebel Without a Cause (1955) review
  151. (58) Ben-Hur (1959) review
  152. (57) Sabrina (1954) review
  153. (57) Black Orpheus (1959) review
  154. (57) Pork Chop Hill (1959)
  155. (57) Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
  156. (57) The Devil's Disciple (1959)
  157. (57) Houseboat (1958)
  158. (57) Peyton Place (1957)
  159. (57) Pickup on South Street (1953) review
  160. (57) The Nun's Story (1959) review
  161. (57) Wild Strawberries (1957) review
  162. (57) Fires on the Plain (1959) review
  163. (57) Elevator to the Gallows (1958) review
  164. (57) The Life of Oharu (1952) review
  165. (56) Dial M for Murder (1954) review
  166. (56) Angels in the Outfield (1951)
  167. (56) The Men (1950)
  168. (56) tom thumb (1958)
  169. (56) Gate of Hell (1953) review
  170. (56) Man of a Thousand Faces (1957) review
  171. (56) I Want to Live! (1958) review
  172. (56) Hobson's Choice (1954) review
  173. (55) Country Girl (1954) review
  174. (55) Ivanhoe (1952)
  175. (55) The Mouse That Roared (1959) review
  176. (55) I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) review
  177. (55) Lust for Life (1956) review
  178. (55) The Tender Trap (1955) review
  179. (55) The Story of Three Loves (1953) review
  180. (55) The Music Room (1958) review
  181. (55) Scaramouche (1952) review
  182. (55) Baby Doll (1956) review
  183. (54) The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) review
  184. (54) Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)
  185. (54) Vertigo (1958) review
  186. (54) Mister Roberts (1955)
  187. (54) The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956) review
  188. (54) Pal Joey (1957) review
  189. (54) Ivan the Terrible, Part Two (1958) review
  190. (54) Blackboard Jungle (1955) review
  191. (54) To Catch a Thief (1955) review
  192. (54) Young Bess (1953) review
  193. (54) The Long Gray Line (1955) review
  194. (53) Ugetsu (1953)
  195. (53) The River (1951) review
  196. (53) Johnny Guitar (1954) review
  197. (53) Funny Face (1957) review
  198. (53) Mogambo (1953) review
  199. (53) The Harder They Fall (1956) review
  200. (53) La Strada (1954) review
  201. (53) Sansho the Bailiff (1954) review
  202. (53) Friendly Persuasion (1956) review
  203. (53) The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) review
  204. (53) The War of the Worlds (1953) review
  205. (52) To Hell and Back (1955) review
  206. (52) Forbidden Planet (1956) review
  207. (52) Niagara (1953) review
  208. (52) The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
  209. (52) Samurai 1 (1954)
  210. (52) 3:10 to Yuma (1957) review
  211. (52) Hondo (1953) review
  212. (52) Father of the Bride (1950) review
  213. (52) In a Lonely Place (1950) review
  214. (52) Separate Tables (1958) review
  215. (52) The Man from Laramie (1955) review
  216. (52) Nights of Cabiria (1957) review
  217. (51) Sawdust and Tinsel (AKA The Naked Night, Sunset of a Clown) (1953) review
  218. (51) Kiss Me Kate (1953)
  219. (51) Born Yesterday (1950) review
  220. (51) Pillow Talk (1959) review
  221. (51) Journey to Italy (1954) review
  222. (50) Soldier of Fortune (1955)
  223. (50) The Young Philadelphians (1959) review
  224. (50) Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) review
  225. (50) Love Me or Leave Me (1955) review
  226. (50) The Cruel Sea (1953)
  227. (50) Desk Set (1957)
  228. (50) Giant (1956) review
  229. (50) Carmen Jones (1954) review
  230. (49) The Lavender Hill Mob (1951) review
  231. (49) Les Girls (1957)
  232. (49) Picnic (1955)
  233. (49) The Narrow Margin (1952) review
  234. (49) The Defiant Ones (1958) review
  235. (48) Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)
  236. (48) High Society (1956) review
  237. (48) The Crimson Pirate (1952) review
  238. (48) Harvey (1950) review
  239. (47) The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1955)
  240. (47) Edge of the City (1957) review
  241. (47) Kim (1950) review
  242. (47) Stars in My Crown (1950) review
  243. (47) A Hole in the Head (1959) review
  244. (47) Interrupted Melody (1955) review
  245. (47) On the Beach (1959) review
  246. (45) Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
  247. (45) Royal Wedding (1951)
  248. (45) The Court Jester (1956) review
  249. (45) Suddenly, Last Summer (1959) review
  250. (44) Sayonara (1957)
  251. (44) His Kind of Woman (1951)
  252. (44) The Rose Tattoo (1955)
  253. (44) Kiss Me Deadly (1955) review
  254. (43) The Tarnished Angels (1958) review
  255. (43) The Blob (1958) review
  256. (43) The Barefoot Contessa (1954) review
  257. (42) Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)
  258. (42) The Desperate Hours (1955)
  259. (42) Thunder Road (1958) review
  260. (42) Tight Spot (1955) review
  261. (41) Ashes and Diamonds (1958)
  262. (41) Suddenly (1954)
  263. (40) Men of the Fighting Lady (1954)
  264. (35) The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) review
  265. (35) Salt of the Earth (1954) review

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