My Film Reviews By Decade (1950s)

  • Best Picture (1950): All About Eve (1950)
  • Sunset Boulevard (1950)
  • The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
  • Born Yesterday (1950)
  • Cinderella (1950)
  • D.O.A. (1950)
  • Father of the Bride (1950)
  • The File on Thelma Jordan (1950)
  • Gun Crazy (1950)
  • The Gunfighter (1950)
  • Harvey (1950)
  • In a Lonely Place (1950)
  • Orphee (1950)
  • Panic in the Streets (1950)
  • Rashomon (1950)
  • Rio Grande (1950)
  • Seven Days to Noon (1950)
  • Winchester ’73 (1950)
  • Best Picture (1951): An American in Paris (1951)
  • Ace in the Hole (1951)
  • The African Queen (1951)
  • Alice in Wonderland (1951)
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
  • Decision Before Dawn (1951)
  • Diary of a Country Priest (1951)
  • Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (1951)
  • A Place in the Sun (1951)
  • Scrooge (1951)
  • Strangers on a Train (1951)
  • The River (1951)
  • A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
  • La Poison (1951)
  • The Thing (From Another World) (1951)
  • Best Picture (1952): The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
  • High Noon (1952)
  • Angel Face (1952)
  • The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)
  • The Big Sky (1952)
  • Europa ’51 (1952)
  • Forbidden Games (1952)
  • The Golden Coach (1952)
  • Casque d’Or (1952)
  • Ikiru (1952)
  • The Life of Oharu (1952)
  • Le Plaisir (1952)
  • Limelight (1952)
  • The Quiet Man (1952)
  • Singin’ in the Rain (1952)
  • Umberto D (1952)
  • Best Picture (1953): From Here to Eternity (1953)
  • Shane (1953)
  • Roman Holiday (1953)
  • The Band Wagon (1953)
  • Beat the Devil (1953)
  • The Bigamist (1953)
  • The Big Heat (1953)
  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
  • Él (1953)
  • I Confess (1953)
  • Julius Caesar (1953)
  • Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday (1953)
  • The Naked Spur (1953)
  • Niagara (1953)
  • Pickup on South Street (1953)
  • The Robe (1953)
  • The Earrings of Madame de… (1953)
  • Stalag 17 (1953)
  • Summer with Monika (1953)
  • Tokyo Story (1953)
  • Ugetsu (1953)
  • The War of the Worlds (1953)
  • The Wild One (1953)
  • Best Picture (1954): On the Waterfront (1954)
  • The Caine Mutiny (1954)
  • Rear Window (1954)
  • Animal Farm (1954)
  • The Barefoot Contessa (1954)
  • Beat the Devil (1954)
  • Sansho the Bailiff (1954)
  • Dial M for Murder (1954)
  • French Cancan (1954)
  • Johnny Guitar (1954)
  • Rififi (1954)
  • Sabrina (1954)
  • Salt of the Earth (1954)
  • Senso (1954)
  • Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)
  • Seven Samurai (1954)
  • Silver Lode (1954)
  • Touchez pas au grisbi (“Don’t Touch the Loot” 1954)
  • A Star is Born (1954)
  • La Strada (1954)
  • Three Coins in the Fountain (1954)
  • White Christmas (1954)
  • Best Picture (1955): Marty (1955)
  • To Catch A Thief (1955)
  • All That Heaven Allows (1955)
  • Artists and Models (1955)
  • Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
  • Blackboard Jungle (1955)
  • Bob LeFlambeur (1955)
  • The Court Jester (1955)
  • The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell (1955)
  • Diabolique (1955)
  • East of Eden (1955)
  • Guys and Dolls (1955)
  • Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
  • Lady and the Tramp (1955)
  • The Man from Laramie (1955)
  • Mister Roberts (1955)
  • The Night of the Hunter (1955)
  • Oklahoma! (1955)
  • Ordet (1955)
  • The Phenix Story (1955)
  • Picnic (1955)
  • Rebel Without A Cause (1955)
  • Richard III (1955)
  • The Rose Tattoo (1955)
  • The Seven Year Itch (1955)
  • Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)
  • Summertime (1955)
  • Trial (1955)
  • Best Picture (1956): Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)
  • The Searchers (1956)
  • Anastasia (1956)
  • A Man Escaped (1956)
  • Baby Doll (1956)
  • Bigger Than Life (1956)
  • Bus Stop (1956)
  • Carousel (1956)
  • Forbidden Planet (1956)
  • Friendly Persuasion (1956)
  • Giant (1956)
  • High Society (1956)
  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
  • The Killing (1956)
  • The King And I (1956)
  • The Man in the Grey Flannel Suit (1956)
  • The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
  • Night and Fog (1956)
  • Patterns (1956)
  • The Ten Commandments (1956)
  • Written on the Wind (1956)
  • The Wrong Man (1956)
  • Best Picture (1957): The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
  • 12 Angry Men (1957)
  • An Affair to Remember (1957)
  • The Bachelor Party (1957)
  • A Face in the Crowd (1957)
  • Funny Face (1957)
  • Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)
  • The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
  • Jailhouse Rock (1957)
  • Nights of Cabiria (1957)
  • The Pajama Game (1957)
  • Paths of Glory (1957)
  • Peyton Place (1957)
  • Sayonara (1957)
  • The Seventh Seal (1957)
  • The Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
  • Throne of Blood (1957)
  • Wild Strawberries (1957)
  • Witness for Prosecution (1957)
  • Best Picture (1958): Gigi (1958)
  • Touch of Evil (1958)
  • The Big Country (1958)
  • The Old Man and the Sea (1958)
  • Ashes and Diamonds (1958)
  • Auntie Mame (1958)
  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
  • The Music Room (1958)
  • The Defiant Ones (1958)
  • Horror of Dracula (1958)
  • I Want to Live! (1958)
  • Ivan the Terrible, Parts I & II (1958)
  • Man of the West (1958)
  • Mon Oncle (1958)
  • The Music Room (1958)
  • The Ballad of Narayama (1958)
  • Separate Tables (1958)
  • South Pacific (1958)
  • Vertigo (1958)
  • Some Came Running (1958)
  • Best Picture (1959): Ben-Hur (1959)
  • Anatomy of Murder (1959)
  • The Best of Everything (1959)
  • Compulsion (1959)
  • The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)
  • Floating Weeds (1959)
  • The 400 Blows (1959)
  • The Apu Trilogy (1959)
  • Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)
  • Imitation of Life (1959)
  • North by Northwest (1959)
  • The Nun’s Story (1959)
  • Les Quatre Cents Coups (1959)
  • Pickpocket (1959)
  • Pillow Talk (1959)
  • Ride Lonesome (1959)
  • Rio Bravo (1959)
  • Room at the Top (1959)
  • Shadows (1959)
  • Sleeping Beauty (1959)
  • Some Like It Hot (1959)
  • Suddenly Last Summer (1959)
  • The Young Philadelphians (1959)