1950s drama films

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Top 10: 1950s drama films

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  1. The Ten Commandments
    1956
  2. Ben-Hur
    1959
  3. Imitation of Life
    1959
  4. Helen of Troy
    1956
  5. South Pacific
    1958
  6. An Affair to Remember
    1957
  7. Auntie Mame
    1958
  8. Rebel Without a Cause
    1955
  9. 12 Angry Men
    1957
  10. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
    1958

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# Movie YearCountryGenreDirector Views
1. The Ten Commandments1956USAAdventure, DramaCecil B. DeMille 15,431
2. Ben-Hur1959USAAction, Adventure, Drama, RomanceWilliam Wyler 12,303
3. Imitation of Life1959USADrama, RomanceDouglas Sirk 6,725
4. Helen of Troy1956USA, ItalyAction, Adventure, Drama, Romance, WarRobert Wise 6,627
5. South Pacific1958USAMusical, Romance, War, DramaJoshua Logan 6,379
6. An Affair to Remember1957USADrama, RomanceLeo McCarey 6,151
7. Auntie Mame1958USAComedy, DramaMorton DaCosta 5,875
8. Rebel Without a Cause1955USADrama, RomanceNicholas Ray 5,669
9. 12 Angry Men1957USADramaSidney Lumet 5,290
10. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof1958USADramaRichard Brooks 4,923
11. All About Eve1950USADramaJoseph L. Mankiewicz 4,076
12. From Here to Eternity1953USADrama, Romance, WarFred Zinnemann 3,981
13. A Summer Place1959USADrama, RomanceDelmer Daves 3,846
14. On the Waterfront1954USACrime, Drama, RomanceElia Kazan 3,615
15. ...And God Created Woman1956France, ItalyDrama, RomanceRoger Vadim 3,535
16. Johnny Tremain1957USAAdventure, Family, History, WarRobert Stevenson 3,200
17. Jailhouse Rock1957USACrime, Drama, Musical, RomanceRichard Thorpe 3,090
18. Bus Stop1956USAComedy, Drama, RomanceJoshua Logan 3,054
19. A Streetcar Named Desire1951USADramaElia Kazan 2,735
20. Three Coins in the Fountain1954USADrama, RomanceJean Negulesco 2,595
21. Giant1956USADrama, Romance, WesternGeorge Stevens 2,586
22. Elephant Walk1954USAAdventure, Drama, Romance, ActionWilliam Dieterle 2,370
23. The Barefoot Contessa1954USA, ItalyCrime, Drama, Romance, MysteryJoseph L. Mankiewicz 2,355
24. The Roots of Heaven1958USAAdventure, DramaJohn Huston 2,336
25. Party Girl1958USADrama, Film-NoirNicholas Ray 2,269
26. The Miracle1959USADramaIrving Rapper, Gordon Douglas 2,132
27. Sissi1955AustriaComedy, Drama, History, RomanceErnst Marischka 2,066
28. East of Eden1955USADrama, RomanceElia Kazan 1,884
29. A Star Is Born1954USADrama, Musical, RomanceGeorge Cukor 1,808
30. David and Bathsheba1951USADrama, History, RomanceHenry King 1,793
31. Trapeze1956USADramaCarol Reed 1,758
32. A Place in the Sun1951USADrama, RomanceGeorge Stevens 1,676
33. Solomon and Sheba1959USADrama, RomanceKing Vidor 1,668
34. The Greatest Show on Earth1952USADrama, Family, RomanceCecil B. DeMille 1,665
35. A Night to Remember1958UKAction, Drama, HistoryRoy Ward Baker 1,643
36. The Bridge on the River Kwai1957UK, USAAdventure, Drama, WarDavid Lean 1,622
37. The Long, Hot Summer1958USADramaMartin Ritt 1,605
38. The Wild One1953USADramaLaslo Benedek 1,591
39. Baby Doll1956USADrama, Comedy, RomanceElia Kazan 1,545
40. Blackboard Jungle1955USADramaRichard Brooks 1,535
41. War and Peace1956Italy, USADrama, Romance, WarKing Vidor 1,494
42. Affair in Trinidad1952USADrama, Film-Noir, Musical, ThrillerVincent Sherman 1,462
43. North by Northwest1959USAAdventure, Romance, Thriller, MysteryAlfred Hitchcock 1,447
44. Suddenly, Last Summer1959USADrama, Horror, ThrillerJoseph L. Mankiewicz 1,422
45. Peyton Place1957USADrama, RomanceMark Robson 1,419
46. Titanic1953USAAction, Drama, RomanceJean Negulesco 1,419
47. Lady Godiva of Coventry1955USADrama, HistoryArthur Lubin 1,388
48. Battle Cry1955USADrama, War, RomanceRaoul Walsh 1,385
49. Scaramouche1952USAAdventure, Drama, Romance, HistoryGeorge Sidney 1,361
50. Young Man with a Horn1950USABiography, Drama, Music, RomanceMichael Curtiz 1,337
51. Jeanne Eagels1957USABiography, DramaGeorge Sidney 1,334
52. Angel Face1952USACrime, Drama, Film-NoirOtto Preminger 1,260
53. An Inspector Calls1954UKCrime, Drama, MysteryGuy Hamilton 1,256
54. Marjorie Morningstar1958USADrama, RomanceIrving Rapper 1,244
55. Sirocco1951USAAction, DramaCurtis Bernhardt 1,242
56. The Eddy Duchin Story1956USABiography, Drama, Music, RomanceGeorge Sidney 1,225
57. King Creole1958USACrime, Drama, MusicalMichael Curtiz 1,221
58. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit1956USADrama, WarNunnally Johnson 1,213
59. Abandon Ship1957USA, UKAdventure, DramaRichard Sale 1,152
60. Raintree County1957USADrama, RomanceEdward Dmytryk 1,145
61. The Old Man and the Sea1958USAAdventure, DramaJohn Sturges, Henry King, Fred Zinnemann 1,125
62. The Rains of Ranchipur1955USAAdventure, Drama, RomanceJean Negulesco 1,120
63. God's Little Acre1958USAComedy, Drama, RomanceAnthony Mann 1,120
64. Clash by Night1952USADrama, Film-NoirFritz Lang 1,109
65. Alexander the Great1956USA, SpainBiography, DramaRobert Rossen 1,109
66. The Young Philadelphians1959USADramaVincent Sherman 1,098
67. Friendly Persuasion1956USADrama, War, WesternWilliam Wyler 1,065
68. Pacific Destiny1956UKDrama, RomanceWolf Rilla 1,040
69. Land of the Pharaohs1955USADramaHoward Hawks 1,017
70. Written on the Wind1956USADrama, RomanceDouglas Sirk 1,015
71. The Seventh Seal1957SwedenDrama, FantasyIngmar Bergman 1,012
72. Stalag 171953USAComedy, Drama, WarBilly Wilder 1,000
73. A Face in the Crowd1957USADramaElia Kazan 983
74. Somebody Up There Likes Me1956USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Wise 975
75. The Big Circus1959USADramaJoseph M. Newman 953
76. Caged1950USACrime, DramaJohn Cromwell 933
77. Executive Suite1954USADramaRobert Wise 926
78. Sunset Blvd.1950USADrama, Film-NoirBilly Wilder 910
79. Bhowani Junction1956USA, UKAdventure, Drama, RomanceGeorge Cukor 898
80. Playgirl1954USADrama, Film-Noir, CrimeJoseph Pevney 878
81. The Sea Chase1955USAAction, Drama, WarJohn Farrow 873
82. Anatomy of a Murder1959USACrime, Drama, MysteryOtto Preminger 828
83. On the Beach1959USADrama, Sci-FiStanley Kramer 819
84. All That Heaven Allows1955USADrama, RomanceDouglas Sirk 811
85. The Unguarded Moment1956USADrama, Thriller, MysteryHarry Keller 798
86. The Gene Krupa Story1959USABiography, Drama, MusicDon Weis 788
87. Salome1953USADrama, HistoryWilliam Dieterle 785
88. Summertime1955UK, USADrama, RomanceDavid Lean 776
89. Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing1955USABiography, Drama, Romance, WarHenry King 775
90. The Beat Generation1959USACrime, Drama, ThrillerCharles F. Haas 771
91. The Defiant Ones1958USACrime, Drama, ThrillerStanley Kramer 768
92. Above and Beyond1952USAAction, Biography, DramaMelvin Frank, Norman Panama 739
93. Dunkirk1958UKDrama, History, WarLeslie Norman 731
94. The Rose Tattoo1955USADrama, RomanceDaniel Mann 728
95. Our Very Own1950USADramaDavid Miller 727
96. The Story of Three Loves1953USADrama, Musical, RomanceVincente Minnelli, Gottfried Reinhardt 722
97. Julius Caesar1953USADrama, HistoryJoseph L. Mankiewicz 720
98. Detective Story1951USACrime, Drama, Film-NoirWilliam Wyler 718
99. Take Care of My Little Girl1951USADramaJean Negulesco 697
100. Hiroshima Mon Amour1959France, JapanDrama, Romance, WarAlain Resnais 693