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) Throne of Blood (1957) review
  8. (91) High Noon (1952) review
  9. (90) All About Eve (1950) 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. (72) Dreamboat (1952) review
  54. (72) Marty (1955) review
  55. (72) Season of Passion (1959) review
  56. (72) The 400 Blows (1959) review
  57. (71) You Never Can Tell (1951) review
  58. (71) Clash by Night (1952)
  59. (71) The Caine Mutiny (1954) review
  60. (71) No Time for Sergeants (1958) review
  61. (70) Alice in Wonderland (1951) 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. (63) The Chaplin Revue (1959)
  112. (63) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) review
  113. (63) Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) review
  114. (63) Another Man's Poison (1951) review
  115. (63) The African Queen (1951) review
  116. (63) Ballad of a Soldier (1959) review
  117. (62) Operation Petticoat (1959) review
  118. (62) The Seventh Seal (1957) review
  119. (62) Orpheus (1950) review
  120. (62) Floating Weeds (1959) review
  121. (62) A Man Escaped (1956) review
  122. (61) Lady and the Tramp (1955) review
  123. (61) Love in the Afternoon (1957) review
  124. (61) Sunset Blvd. (1950) review
  125. (61) Brigadoon (1954) review
  126. (61) Moulin Rouge (1952) review
  127. (61) The Wild One (1953) review
  128. (61) The Big Country (1958) review
  129. (61) Pather Panchali (1955) review
  130. (61) Patterns (1956) review
  131. (60) Sweet Smell of Success (1957) review
  132. (60) Compulsion (1959) review
  133. (60) 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954) review
  134. (60) Rififi (1955) review
  135. (60) Broken Lance (1954) review
  136. (60) Anatomy of a Murder (1959) review
  137. (60) Witness for the Prosecution (1957) review
  138. (60) Night of the Hunter (1955) review
  139. (60) Pickpocket (1959) review
  140. (60) Le Notti Bianche (1957) review
  141. (60) Limelight (1952) review
  142. (60) The Naked Spur (1953) review
  143. (59) The Ladykillers (1955) review
  144. (59) Imitation of Life (1959) review
  145. (58) An American in Paris (1951) review
  146. (58) Oklahoma! (1955) review
  147. (58) Some Like It Hot (1959) review
  148. (58) No Way Out (1950) review
  149. (58) Rebel Without a Cause (1955) review
  150. (58) Ben-Hur (1959) review
  151. (57) Sabrina (1954) review
  152. (57) Black Orpheus (1959) review
  153. (57) Pork Chop Hill (1959)
  154. (57) Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
  155. (57) The Devil's Disciple (1959)
  156. (57) Houseboat (1958)
  157. (57) Peyton Place (1957)
  158. (57) Pickup on South Street (1953) review
  159. (57) The Nun's Story (1959) review
  160. (57) Wild Strawberries (1957) review
  161. (57) Fires on the Plain (1959) review
  162. (57) Elevator to the Gallows (1958) review
  163. (57) The Life of Oharu (1952) review
  164. (56) Dial M for Murder (1954) review
  165. (56) Angels in the Outfield (1951)
  166. (56) The Men (1950)
  167. (56) tom thumb (1958)
  168. (56) Gate of Hell (1953) review
  169. (56) Man of a Thousand Faces (1957) review
  170. (56) I Want to Live! (1958) review
  171. (56) Hobson's Choice (1954) review
  172. (55) Country Girl (1954) review
  173. (55) Ivanhoe (1952)
  174. (55) The Mouse That Roared (1959) review
  175. (55) I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) review
  176. (55) Lust for Life (1956) review
  177. (55) The Tender Trap (1955) review
  178. (55) The Story of Three Loves (1953) review
  179. (55) The Music Room (1958) review
  180. (55) Scaramouche (1952) review
  181. (55) Baby Doll (1956) review
  182. (54) The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) review
  183. (54) Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)
  184. (54) Vertigo (1958) review
  185. (54) Forbidden Planet (1956)
  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) Niagara (1953) review
  207. (52) The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
  208. (52) Carmen Jones (1954)
  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. (49) The Lavender Hill Mob (1951) review
  230. (49) Les Girls (1957)
  231. (49) Picnic (1955)
  232. (49) The Narrow Margin (1952) review
  233. (49) The Defiant Ones (1958) review
  234. (48) Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)
  235. (48) High Society (1956) review
  236. (48) The Crimson Pirate (1952) review
  237. (48) Harvey (1950) review
  238. (47) The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1955)
  239. (47) Edge of the City (1957) review
  240. (47) Kim (1950) review
  241. (47) Stars in My Crown (1950) review
  242. (47) A Hole in the Head (1959) review
  243. (47) Interrupted Melody (1955) review
  244. (47) On the Beach (1959) review
  245. (45) Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
  246. (45) Royal Wedding (1951)
  247. (45) The Court Jester (1956) review
  248. (45) Suddenly, Last Summer (1959) review
  249. (44) Sayonara (1957)
  250. (44) His Kind of Woman (1951)
  251. (44) The Rose Tattoo (1955)
  252. (44) Kiss Me Deadly (1955) review
  253. (43) The Tarnished Angels (1958) review
  254. (43) The Blob (1958) review
  255. (43) The Barefoot Contessa (1954) review
  256. (42) Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)
  257. (42) The Desperate Hours (1955)
  258. (42) Thunder Road (1958) review
  259. (42) Tight Spot (1955) review
  260. (41) Ashes and Diamonds (1958)
  261. (41) Suddenly (1954)
  262. (40) Men of the Fighting Lady (1954)
  263. (35) The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) review
  264. (35) Salt of the Earth (1954) review

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