Search results for "1950"
Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac
IMDb: 6.5
112

José Ferrer won the Oscar for Best Actor for his portayal of the swordsman-poet using his silver tongue to woo the woman he loves for another man. Cyrano de Bergerac…

The Gunfighter

The Gunfighter

The Gunfighter
IMDb: 7.5
85

Gregory Peck stars as an aging notorious gunslinger, Johnny Ringo. Sick of killing he tries to avoid trouble, but when a cocksure young man named Eddie draws on him, Ringo…

Genre: Western
Stage Fright

Stage Fright

Stage Fright
IMDb: 7.1
110

A struggling actress tries to help a friend prove his innocence when he’s accused of murdering the husband of a high society entertainer.

Cinderella

Cinderella

Cinderella
IMDb: 7.3
74

Cinderella has faith her dreams of a better life will come true. With help from her loyal mice friends and a wave of her Fairy Godmother’s wand, Cinderella’s rags are…

Sunset Blvd.

Sunset Blvd.

Sunset Blvd.
IMDb: 8.5
110

A hack screenwriter writes a screenplay for a former silent-film star who has faded into Hollywood obscurity.

Genre: Drama, Film-Noir
Where the Sidewalk Ends

Where the Sidewalk Ends

Where the Sidewalk Ends
IMDb: 7.6
95

Tough NYC police detective Dixon misses out on a promotion because of his record of roughing up suspects. When he accidentally kills a suspect in a murder case he plants…

Night and the City

Night and the City

Night and the City
IMDb: 8.0
101

A small-time grifter and nightclub tout takes advantage of some fortuitous circumstances and tries to become a big-time player as a wrestling promoter.

Father Of The Bride

Father Of The Bride

Father Of The Bride
IMDb: 7.2
92

Proud father Stanley Banks remembers the day his daughter, Kay, got married. Starting when she announces her engagement through to the wedding itself, we learn of all the surprises and…

Born Yesterday

Born Yesterday

Born Yesterday
IMDb: 7.6
103

Uncouth, loud-mouth junkyard tycoon Harry Brock descends upon Washington D.C. to buy himself a congressman or two, bringing with him his mistress, ex-showgirl Billie Dawn.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
All About Eve

All About Eve

All About Eve
IMDb: 8.3
138

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington is determined to take the reins of power away from the great actress Margo Channing. Eve maneuvers…

Genre: Drama
Harvey

Harvey

Harvey
IMDb: 8.0
104

The classic stage hit gets the Hollywood treatment in the story of Elwood P. Dowd who makes friends with a spirit taking the form of a human-sized rabbit named Harvey…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Whirlpool

Whirlpool

Whirlpool
IMDb: 6.9
98

The wife of a psycho-analyst falls prey to a devious quack hypnotist when he discovers she is an habitual shoplifter. Then one of his previous patients now being treated by…

At War with the Army

At War with the Army

At War with the Army
IMDb: 5.8
93

Two former nightclub partners are now enlisted in the Army. Sergeant Puccinelli ranks above his former partner, Private First Class Korwin. Puccinelli is desperately trying to get transferred from his…

Genre: Comedy, Musical, War
Gun Crazy

Gun Crazy

Gun Crazy
IMDb: 7.7
86

Bart Tare is an ex-Army man who has a lifelong fixation with guns, he meets a kindred spirit in sharpshooter Annie Starr and goes to work at a carnival. After…

The Asphalt Jungle

The Asphalt Jungle

The Asphalt Jungle
IMDb: 7.9
112

Recently paroled from prison, legendary burglar “Doc” Riedenschneider, with funding from Alonzo Emmerich, a crooked lawyer, gathers a small group of veteran criminals together in the Midwest for a big…

The Blue Lamp

The Blue Lamp

The Blue Lamp
IMDb: 6.9
84

P.C. George Dixon (Warner) is a long-serving traditional copper who is due to retire shortly. He takes a new recruit under his aegis and introduces him to the easy-going night…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Broken Arrow

Broken Arrow

Broken Arrow
IMDb: 7.2
93

Indian scout Tom Jeffords (James Stewart) is sent out to stem the war between the Whites and Apaches in the late 1870s. He learns (through an uncomfortably close encounter) that…

Woman on the Run

Woman on the Run

Woman on the Run
IMDb: 7.4
77

Frank Johnson, sole witness to a gangland murder, goes into hiding and is trailed by Police Inspector Ferris, on the theory that Frank is trying to escape from possible retaliation….

My Blue Heaven

My Blue Heaven

My Blue Heaven
IMDb: 6.3
95

Radio star Kitty Moran, long married to partner Jack, finds she’s pregnant, but miscarries. For a change, the couple turn their act into a series on early TV and try…

Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Winchester ’73

Winchester ’73

Winchester ’73
IMDb: 7.7
92

Lin McAdam rides into town on the trail of Dutch Henry Brown, only to find himself in a shooting competition against him. McAdam wins the prize, a one-in-a-thousand Winchester rifle,…

Genre: Action, Drama, Western
The Beauty of the Devil

The Beauty of the Devil

The Beauty of the Devil
IMDb: 7.5
96

Professor Henri Faust, retiring after 50 years as an alchemist in a circa-1700 university, despairs at still knowing nothing of the true secrets of nature… whereupon his old acquaintance Mephistopheles,…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Sunset in the West

Sunset in the West

Sunset in the West
IMDb: 6.5
67

Roy puts a stop to gun smuggling.

Genre: Western
The Breaking Point

The Breaking Point

The Breaking Point
IMDb: 7.5
97

Based on the Hemingway novel To Have and Have Not. A fisherman with money problems hires out his boat to transport criminals.

The Yellow Cab Man

The Yellow Cab Man

The Yellow Cab Man
IMDb: 6.5
85

Pirdy is accident prone. He has been denied insurance from every company in town because he is always getting hit or hurt in some way. On the day that he…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Furies

The Furies

The Furies
IMDb: 7.4
109

A New Mexico cattle man and his strong-willed daughter clash over the man’s choice for a new bride. Things get worse when the elder man has his daughter’s lover hanged….

Union Station

Union Station

Union Station
IMDb: 6.5
81

Police catch a break when suspected kidnappers are spotted on a train heading towards Union Station. Police, train station security and a witness try to piece together the crime and…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Rashômon

Rashômon

Rashômon
IMDb: 8.3
88

Brimming with action while incisively examining the nature of truth, “Rashomon” is perhaps the finest film ever to investigate the philosophy of justice. Through an ingenious use of camera and…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
No Way Out

No Way Out

No Way Out
IMDb: 7.3
106

The Biddle brothers, shot while robbing a gas station, are taken to the prison ward of the County Hospital; Ray Biddle, a rabid racist, wants no treatment from black resident…

Convicted

Convicted

Convicted
IMDb: 6.7
91

A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.

Genre: Action, Crime
The Man Who Cheated Himself

The Man Who Cheated Himself

The Man Who Cheated Himself
IMDb: 6.7
81

A veteran homicide detective who has witnessed his socialite girlfriend kill her husband sees his inexperienced brother assigned to the case.