Top Ten Best Movies of the 1950s

1950's: Ben-Hur came out the first movie with 11 oscars, Some Like It Hot is remaining one of the greatest comedies ever and Vertigo is shocking today too...

The Top Ten

1 Vertigo Vertigo

One of Hitchock's greatest thriller with a mind-blowing end - MatrixGuy

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2 12 Angry Men 12 Angry Men

Even if you made the movie today, not much would be different. Except for air conditioning, all electronics would be seized. This would be in my top 5 favorites of all-time. - westofohio

I have to agree with Matrixguy, this movie is great, just talking, but so interesting. - booklover1

3 Some Like It Hot Some Like It Hot
4 Ben-Hur Ben-Hur

The first 11oscar winning movie a superb story - MatrixGuy

5 Seven Samurai Seven Samurai

What an amazing epic samurai movie by Akira Kurosawa

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6 Rear Window Rear Window
7 Sunset Boulevard Sunset Boulevard

This fantastic film is definitely deserving of being in the top 3. It really takes a look into the deep, dark visions and thoughts in the physchy. I thought it was just going to be a charming Hollywood film noir, well, placed in Hollywood. But it was the opposite. This movie isn't charming. It's cruel. Dark. Stomach curling. Eye swelling. Head scratching. Gah, this film has everything. It's such a classic.

8 North By Northwest North By Northwest
9 Sleeping Beauty Sleeping Beauty

This is a great Disney movie.
I saw it with my sister - Ajkloth

10 Paths of Glory Paths of Glory

The Contenders

11 Rebel Without a Cause Rebel Without a Cause
12 The Ten Commandments The Ten Commandments
13 Ikiru Ikiru
14 The Seventh Seal The Seventh Seal
15 Lady and the Tramp Lady and the Tramp
16 On the Waterfront On the Waterfront
17 Giant Giant
18 Rashomon Rashomon
19 The Bridge on the River Kwai The Bridge on the River Kwai
20 Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
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1. Vertigo
2. 12 Angry Men
3. North By Northwest
1. Imitation of Life
2. All About Eve
3. Sunset Boulevard
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