Top 1950 IMDb Rated Movies

[#1] Sunset Boulevard (1950)

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

Genre: Drama

Director:

Cast: Anna Q. Nilsson, Buster Keaton, Cecil B. DeMille, Charles Dayton,...

Country: US

Duration: 110 min

Release: 1950

Rated: Passed

IMDb: 8.4 (200,903 votes)

[#2] All About Eve (1950)

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 her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critic sees through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit.

Genre: Drama

Director:

Cast: Anne Baxter, Barbara Bates, Barbara White, Bette Davis,...

Country: US

Duration: 139 min

Release: 1950

Rated: Passed

IMDb: 8.2 (119,926 votes)

[#3] In a Lonely Place (1950)

An aspiring actress begins to suspect that her temperamental boyfriend is a murderer.

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller

Director:

Cast: Art Smith, Carl Benton Reid, Frank Lovejoy, Gloria Grahame,...

Country: US

Duration: 94 min

Release: 1950

Rated: Not Rated

IMDb: 8.0 (27,349 votes)

[#4] The Asphalt Jungle (1950)

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 jewel heist.

Genre: Crime, Drama

Director:

Cast: Anthony Caruso, Barry Kelley, Brad Dexter, Dorothy Tree,...

Country: US

Duration: 112 min

Release: 1950

Rated: Passed

IMDb: 7.9 (24,013 votes)

[#5] Harvey (1950)

The story of Elwood P. Dowd who makes friends with a spirit taking the form of a human-sized rabbit named Harvey that only he sees (and a few privileged others on occasion also.) After his sister tries to commit him to a mental institution, a comedy of errors ensues. Elwood and Harvey become the catalysts for a family mending its wounds and for romance blossoming in unexpected places.

Genre: Comedy, Fantasy

Director:

Cast: Cecil Kellaway, Charles Drake, Clem Bevans, Dick Wessel,...

Country: US

Duration: 104 min

Release: 1950

Rated: Approved

IMDb: 7.9 (51,788 votes)

[#6] Cinderella (1950)

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 magically turned into a glorious gown and off she goes to the Royal Ball. But when the clock strikes midnight, the spell is broken, leaving a single glass slipper... the only key to the ultimate fairy-tale ending!

Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Romance

Director: , ,

Cast: Claire Du Brey, Don Barclay, Earl Keen, Eleanor Audley,...

Country: US

Duration: 74 min

Release: 1950

Rated: G

IMDb: 7.3 (144,887 votes)