Top 1953 IMDb Rated Movies

List of highest IMDb ranked movies released in 1953 as rated by IMDb users. How many if these have you watched? 123Movies.to: Watch All Movies & TV-Series on ONE place | Da official 123Movies.to

[#1] Tokyo Story (1953)

The elderly Shukishi and his wife, Tomi, take the long journey from their small seaside village to visit their adult children in Tokyo. Their elder son, Koichi, a doctor, and their daughter, Shige, a hairdresser, don't have much time to spend with their aged parents, and so it falls to Noriko, the widow of their younger son who was killed in the war, to keep her in-laws company.

Genre: Drama

Director:

Country: Japan

Duration: 137 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 8.2 (54,201 votes)

[#2] Ugetsu (1953)

In 16th century Japan, peasants Genjuro and Tobei sell their earthenware pots to a group of soldiers in a nearby village, in defiance of a local sage's warning against seeking to profit from warfare. Genjuro's pursuit of both riches and the mysterious Lady Wakasa, as well as Tobei's desire to become a samurai, run the risk of destroying both themselves and their wives, Miyagi and Ohama.

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

Director:

Country: Japan

Duration: 96 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 8.2 (21,107 votes)

[#3] The Wages of Fear (1953)

In the South American jungle, supplies of nitroglycerine are needed at a remote oil field. The oil company pays four men to deliver the supplies in two trucks. A tense rivalry develops between the two sets of drivers on the rough remote roads where the slightest jolt can result in death.

Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Country: France, Italy

Duration: 153 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 8.1 (55,002 votes)

[#4] The Big Heat (1953)

Tough cop Dave Bannion takes on a politically powerful crime syndicate.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 89 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 8.0 (23,867 votes)

[#5] Roman Holiday (1953)

Overwhelmed by her suffocating schedule, touring European princess Ann takes off for a night while in Rome. When a sedative she took from her doctor kicks in, however, she falls asleep on a park bench and is found by an American reporter, Joe Bradley, who takes her back to his apartment for safety. At work the next morning, Joe finds out Ann's regal identity and bets his editor he can get exclusive interview with her, but romance soon gets in the way.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 119 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 8.0 (127,519 votes)

[#6] Stalag 17 (1953)

It's a dreary Christmas 1944 for the American POWs in Stalag 17 and the men in Barracks 4, all sergeants, have to deal with a grave problem—there seems to be a security leak.

Genre: Thriller, War

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 120 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 8.0 (51,601 votes)

[#7] From Here to Eternity (1953)

In 1941 Hawaii, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second in command are falling in love.

Genre: Drama, Romance, War

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 118 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 7.6 (43,124 votes)

[#8] Shane (1953)

A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smouldering settler and rancher conflict forces him to act.

Genre: Drama, Western

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 118 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 7.6 (37,056 votes)

[#9] Peter Pan (1953)

Leaving the safety of their nursery behind, Wendy, Michael and John follow Peter Pan to a magical world where childhood lasts forever. But while in Neverland, the kids must face Captain Hook and foil his attempts to get rid of Peter for good.

Duration: 77 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 7.3 (126,172 votes)

[#10] Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Lorelei Lee is a beautiful showgirl engaged to be married to the wealthy Gus Esmond, much to the disapproval of Gus' rich father, Esmond Sr., who thinks that Lorelei is just after his money. When Lorelei goes on a cruise accompanied only by her best friend, Dorothy Shaw, Esmond Sr. hires Ernie Malone, a private detective, to follow her and report any questionable behavior that would disqualify her from the marriage.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 91 min

Release: 1953

IMDb: 7.2 (33,141 votes)