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. (94) Ikiru (1952) review
  7. (92) Rear Window (1954) review
  8. (91) High Noon (1952) review
  9. (90) All About Eve (1950) review
  10. (90) Throne of Blood (1957) review
  11. (89) The Seven Samurai (1954) 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. (84) Paths of Glory (1957) review
  18. (83) Mon Oncle (1958) review
  19. (83) The Quiet Man (1952) review
  20. (82) Winchester '73 (1950) review
  21. (82) Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957) review
  22. (82) Julius Caesar (1953) review
  23. (82) The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) review
  24. (82) A Christmas Carol (1951) 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. (80) The Hidden Fortress (1958) review
  30. (79) The Searchers (1956) review
  31. (78) Carousel (1956) review
  32. (77) Cyrano de Bergerac (1950) review
  33. (77) Lili (1953) review
  34. (77) Rashomon (1950) review
  35. (77) The Gunfighter (1950) review
  36. (76) Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953) review
  37. (75) The Importance of Being Earnest (1952) review
  38. (75) The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity (1959) review
  39. (74) Ace in the Hole (1951) review
  40. (74) A Face in the Crowd (1957) review
  41. (74) The Browning Version (1951) review
  42. (74) Anastasia (1956) review
  43. (74) Cinderella (1950) review
  44. (74) A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) review
  45. (73) North by Northwest (1959) review
  46. (73) The Big Sky (1952) review
  47. (73) A Tale of Two Cities (1958) review
  48. (73) A Place in the Sun (1951) review
  49. (73) Shane (1953) review
  50. (73) Tokyo Story (1953) review
  51. (73) Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957) review
  52. (73) Diary of a Country Priest (1951) review
  53. (73) Jailhouse Rock (1957) review
  54. (73) Alice in Wonderland (1951) review
  55. (72) Dreamboat (1952) review
  56. (72) Marty (1955) review
  57. (72) Season of Passion (1959) review
  58. (72) The 400 Blows (1959) review
  59. (71) You Never Can Tell (1951) review
  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. (69) The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959) review
  74. (68) Rio Grande (1950) review
  75. (68) The Battle of the Sexes (1959) review
  76. (68) The Quiet American (1958) review
  77. (68) The King and I (1956) review
  78. (68) Don't Touch the Loot (1954) review
  79. (68) The Wages of Fear (1953) review
  80. (67) Auntie Mame (1958) review
  81. (67) Stalag 17 (1953) review
  82. (67) The Asphalt Jungle (1950) review
  83. (67) The Steel Helmet (1951) review
  84. (67) Caged (1950) review
  85. (67) Night and the City (1950) review
  86. (67) Bob le flambeur (1956) review
  87. (67) The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T (1953) review
  88. (66) From Here to Eternity (1953) review
  89. (66) The Thing from Another World (1951) review
  90. (66) Diabolique (1955) review
  91. (66) 12 Angry Men (1957) 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) Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) review
  100. (65) The Indian Fighter (1955) review
  101. (65) House of Pleasure (1952) review
  102. (65) Viva Zapata! (1952) review
  103. (65) Bend of the River (1952) review
  104. (65) Bell, Book and Candle (1939) 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. (63) The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) review
  119. (63) The Idiot (1951) review
  120. (62) Operation Petticoat (1959) review
  121. (62) The Seventh Seal (1957) review
  122. (62) Orpheus (1950) review
  123. (62) Floating Weeds (1959) review
  124. (62) A Man Escaped (1956) review
  125. (62) Night of the Demon (1957) review
  126. (61) Lady and the Tramp (1955) review
  127. (61) Love in the Afternoon (1957) review
  128. (61) Sunset Blvd. (1950) review
  129. (61) Brigadoon (1954) review
  130. (61) Moulin Rouge (1952) review
  131. (61) The Wild One (1953) review
  132. (61) The Big Country (1958) review
  133. (61) Pather Panchali (1955) review
  134. (61) Patterns (1956) review
  135. (60) Compulsion (1959) review
  136. (60) 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954) review
  137. (60) Rififi (1955) review
  138. (60) Broken Lance (1954) review
  139. (60) Anatomy of a Murder (1959) review
  140. (60) Witness for the Prosecution (1957) review
  141. (60) Night of the Hunter (1955) review
  142. (60) Pickpocket (1959) review
  143. (60) Le Notti Bianche (1957) review
  144. (60) Limelight (1952) review
  145. (60) The Naked Spur (1953) review
  146. (60) Clash by Night (1952) review
  147. (60) Scandal (1950) review
  148. (59) The Ladykillers (1955) review
  149. (59) Imitation of Life (1959) review
  150. (58) An American in Paris (1951) review
  151. (58) Oklahoma! (1955) review
  152. (58) Some Like It Hot (1959) review
  153. (58) No Way Out (1950) review
  154. (58) Rebel Without a Cause (1955) review
  155. (58) Ben-Hur (1959) review
  156. (58) The Red Badge of Courage (1951) review
  157. (58) Ugetsu (1953) review
  158. (57) Sabrina (1954) review
  159. (57) Pork Chop Hill (1959)
  160. (57) Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
  161. (57) The Devil's Disciple (1959)
  162. (57) Houseboat (1958)
  163. (57) Peyton Place (1957)
  164. (57) Pickup on South Street (1953) review
  165. (57) The Nun's Story (1959) review
  166. (57) Wild Strawberries (1957) review
  167. (57) Fires on the Plain (1959) review
  168. (57) Elevator to the Gallows (1958) review
  169. (57) The Life of Oharu (1952) review
  170. (56) Angels in the Outfield (1951)
  171. (56) The Men (1950)
  172. (56) tom thumb (1958)
  173. (56) Gate of Hell (1953) review
  174. (56) Man of a Thousand Faces (1957) review
  175. (56) I Want to Live! (1958) review
  176. (56) Hobson's Choice (1954) review
  177. (56) The Tin Star (1957) review
  178. (56) In a Lonely Place (1950) review
  179. (55) Country Girl (1954) review
  180. (55) The Mouse That Roared (1959) review
  181. (55) I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) review
  182. (55) Lust for Life (1956) review
  183. (55) The Tender Trap (1955) review
  184. (55) The Story of Three Loves (1953) review
  185. (55) The Music Room (1958) review
  186. (55) Scaramouche (1952) review
  187. (55) Baby Doll (1956) review
  188. (55) O. Henry's Full House (1952) review
  189. (55) Sweet Smell of Success (1957) review
  190. (55) Dial M for Murder (1954) review
  191. (55) Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959) review
  192. (55) Black Orpheus (1959) review
  193. (54) The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) review
  194. (54) Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)
  195. (54) Vertigo (1958) review
  196. (54) Mister Roberts (1955)
  197. (54) The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956) review
  198. (54) Pal Joey (1957) review
  199. (54) Ivan the Terrible, Part Two (1958) review
  200. (54) Blackboard Jungle (1955) review
  201. (54) To Catch a Thief (1955) review
  202. (54) Young Bess (1953) review
  203. (54) The Long Gray Line (1955) review
  204. (53) The River (1951) review
  205. (53) Johnny Guitar (1954) review
  206. (53) Funny Face (1957) review
  207. (53) Mogambo (1953) review
  208. (53) The Harder They Fall (1956) review
  209. (53) La Strada (1954) review
  210. (53) Sansho the Bailiff (1954) review
  211. (53) Friendly Persuasion (1956) review
  212. (53) The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) review
  213. (53) The War of the Worlds (1953) review
  214. (53) The Country Girl (1954) review
  215. (53) Desk Set (1957) review
  216. (52) To Hell and Back (1955) review
  217. (52) Forbidden Planet (1956) review
  218. (52) Niagara (1953) review
  219. (52) The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
  220. (52) Samurai 1 (1954)
  221. (52) 3:10 to Yuma (1957) review
  222. (52) Hondo (1953) review
  223. (52) Father of the Bride (1950) review
  224. (52) Separate Tables (1958) review
  225. (52) The Man from Laramie (1955) review
  226. (52) Nights of Cabiria (1957) review
  227. (51) Sawdust and Tinsel (AKA The Naked Night, Sunset of a Clown) (1953) review
  228. (51) Kiss Me Kate (1953)
  229. (51) Born Yesterday (1950) review
  230. (51) Pillow Talk (1959) review
  231. (51) Journey to Italy (1954) review
  232. (51) Ivanhoe (1952) review
  233. (51) Picnic (1955) review
  234. (50) Soldier of Fortune (1955)
  235. (50) The Young Philadelphians (1959) review
  236. (50) Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) review
  237. (50) Love Me or Leave Me (1955) review
  238. (50) The Cruel Sea (1953)
  239. (50) Giant (1956) review
  240. (50) Carmen Jones (1954) review
  241. (50) tom thumb (1958) review
  242. (50) Royal Wedding (1950) review
  243. (49) The Lavender Hill Mob (1951) review
  244. (49) Les Girls (1957)
  245. (49) The Narrow Margin (1952) review
  246. (49) The Defiant Ones (1958) review
  247. (48) High Society (1956) review
  248. (48) The Crimson Pirate (1952) review
  249. (48) Harvey (1950) review
  250. (47) The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1955)
  251. (47) Edge of the City (1957) review
  252. (47) Kim (1950) review
  253. (47) Stars in My Crown (1950) review
  254. (47) A Hole in the Head (1959) review
  255. (47) Interrupted Melody (1955) review
  256. (47) On the Beach (1959) review
  257. (47) Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956) review
  258. (45) Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
  259. (45) The Court Jester (1956) review
  260. (45) Suddenly, Last Summer (1959) review
  261. (45) The Rose Tattoo (1955) review
  262. (44) Sayonara (1957)
  263. (44) His Kind of Woman (1951)
  264. (44) Kiss Me Deadly (1955) review
  265. (43) The Tarnished Angels (1958) review
  266. (43) The Blob (1958) review
  267. (43) The Barefoot Contessa (1954) review
  268. (43) Smiles of a Summer Night (1955) review
  269. (42) The Desperate Hours (1955)
  270. (42) Thunder Road (1958) review
  271. (42) Tight Spot (1955) review
  272. (41) Ashes and Diamonds (1958)
  273. (41) Suddenly (1954)
  274. (40) Men of the Fighting Lady (1954)
  275. (35) The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) review
  276. (35) Salt of the Earth (1954) review

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