Best Movies of the ... 1950's

A Listmania! list by Orlando "mcmachete" (Los Angeles, CA)
 
Rear Window (Collector's Edition)
1.  Rear Window (Collector's Edition) DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. (1954)"
$18.97   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (685 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Seven Samurai (Criterion Collection Spine #2)
2.  Seven Samurai (Criterion Collection Spine #2) 
The list author says:
  "Directed by Akira Kurosawa. (1954)"
$46.59   Used & New from: $4.36
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (692 customer reviews) | 10 customer discussions

12 Angry Men
3.  12 Angry Men DVD ~ Henry Fonda
The list author says:
  "Directed by Sidney Lumet. (1957)"
$27.99   Used & New from: $0.24
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (659 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Vertigo (Collector's Edition)
4.  Vertigo (Collector's Edition) DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. (1958)"
$21.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (624 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Bridge on the River Kwai (Limited Edition)
5.  The Bridge on the River Kwai (Limited Edition) DVD ~ William Holden
The list author says:
  "Directed by David Lean. (1957)"
$36.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (489 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

North by Northwest
6.  North by Northwest DVD ~ Cary Grant
The list author says:
  "Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. (1959)"
$4.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,099 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Paths of Glory
7.  Paths of Glory DVD ~ Kirk Douglas
The list author says:
  "Directed by Stanley Kubrick. (1957)"
$9.07   Used & New from: $2.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (230 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Sunset Boulevard (Special Collector's Edition)
8.  Sunset Boulevard (Special Collector's Edition) DVD ~ William Holden
The list author says:
  "Directed by Billy Wilder. (1950)"
$9.20   Used & New from: $1.10
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (445 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

All About Eve
9.  All About Eve DVD ~ Bette Davis
The list author says:
  "Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. (1950)"
$16.44   Used & New from: $0.74
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (417 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

On the Waterfront (Special Edition)
10.  On the Waterfront (Special Edition) DVD ~ Marlon Brando
The list author says:
  "Directed by Elia Kazan. (1954)"
$14.99   Used & New from: $4.86
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (304 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Rashomon (The Criterion Collection)
11.  Rashomon (The Criterion Collection) DVD ~ Toshirô Mifune
The list author says:
  "Directed by Akira Kurosawa. (1950)"
Used & New from: $3.66
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (208 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Seventh Seal (The Criterion Collection)
12.  The Seventh Seal (The Criterion Collection) DVD ~ Max von Sydow
The list author says:
  "Directed by Ingmar Bergman. (1957)"
$16.99   Used & New from: $2.84
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (262 customer reviews)

Strangers on a Train
13.  Strangers on a Train DVD ~ Leo G. Carroll
The list author says:
  "Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. (1951)"
$8.05   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (240 customer reviews)

Singin' in the Rain (Two-Disc Special Edition)
14.  Singin' in the Rain (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Gene Kelly
The list author says:
  "Directed by Stanley Donen & Gene Kelly. (1952)"
$9.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (962 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Some Like It Hot (Special Edition)
15.  Some Like It Hot (Special Edition) DVD ~ Marilyn Monroe
The list author says:
  "Directed by Billy Wilder. (1959)"
$14.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (464 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Touch of Evil (Widescreen Edition)
16.  Touch of Evil (Widescreen Edition) DVD ~ Orson Welles
The list author says:
  "Directed by Orson Welles. (1958)"
$8.32   Used & New from: $1.94
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (256 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Killing
17.  The Killing DVD ~ Sterling Hayden
The list author says:
  "Directed by Stanley Kubrick. (1956)"
$25.00   Used & New from: $2.83
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (173 customer reviews)

High Noon (Collector's Edition)
18.  High Noon (Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Gary Cooper
The list author says:
  "Directed by Fred Zinnemann. (1952)"
$13.16   Used & New from: $0.59
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (374 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The African Queen [VHS]
19.  The African Queen [VHS] VHS Humphrey Bogart
The list author says:
  "Directed by John Huston. (1951)"
$5.50   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (666 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

Stalag 17
20.  Stalag 17 DVD ~ William Holden
The list author says:
  "Directed by Billy Wilder. (1953)"
$16.97   Used & New from: $1.17
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (230 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Ben-Hur
21.  Ben-Hur DVD ~ Charlton Heston
The list author says:
  "Directed by William Wyler. (1959)"
$19.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,037 customer reviews) | 13 customer discussions

A Streetcar Named Desire (Original Director's Version)
22.  A Streetcar Named Desire (Original Director's Version) DVD ~ Vivien Leigh
The list author says:
  "Directed by Elia Kazan. (1951)"
$17.98   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (276 customer reviews)

Anatomy of a Murder
23.  Anatomy of a Murder DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "Directed by Otto Preminger. (1959)"
$31.40   Used & New from: $6.77
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (189 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Ten Commandments
24.  The Ten Commandments DVD ~ Charlton Heston
The list author says:
  "Directed by Cecil B. DeMille. (1956)"
$23.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,108 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Rebel Without a Cause (Single Disc Edition)
25.  Rebel Without a Cause (Single Disc Edition) DVD ~ Corey Allen
The list author says:
  "Directed by Nicholas Ray. (1955)"
Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (290 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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