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Greatest films of the 1950's. These are only the best movies from the 50s. For the full article go to: http://www.filmsite.org/300films.html
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All About Eve is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Marilyn Monroe, Bette Davis, Anne Baxter

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The Asphalt Jungle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Marilyn Monroe, Jack Warden, James Whitmore

3
Gun Crazy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Russ Tamblyn, Peggy Cummins, Trevor Bardette

4
In a Lonely Place is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame, Frank Lovejoy

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Sunset Boulevard is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
William Holden, Buster Keaton, Gloria Swanson

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Winchester '73 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
James Stewart, Rock Hudson, Tony Curtis

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The African Queen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Robert Morley

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An American in Paris is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Nina Foch

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A Place in the Sun is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Elizabeth Taylor, Montgomery Clift, Shelley Winters

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The Day the Earth Stood Still is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Patricia Neal, Michael Rennie, Frances Bavier

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Strangers on a Train is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Alfred Hitchcock, Farley Granger, Leo G. Carroll

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A Streetcar Named Desire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Karl Malden

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The Thing from Another World is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
James Arness, Paul Frees, George Fenneman

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The Bad and the Beautiful is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Kirk Douglas, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon

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High Noon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Grace Kelly, Gary Cooper, Lee Van Cleef

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The Quiet Man is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald

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Singin' in the Rain is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Debbie Reynolds, Gene Kelly, Rita Moreno

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The Big Heat is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Lee Marvin, Glenn Ford, Carolyn Jones

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From Here to Eternity is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Frank Sinatra, Burt Lancaster, Ernest Borgnine

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Roman Holiday is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck, Eddie Albert

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Shane is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Jack Palance, Jean Arthur, Alan Ladd

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On the Waterfront is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger

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Rear Window is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Grace Kelly, James Stewart, Alfred Hitchcock

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A Star Is Born is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Barbra Streisand, Gary Busey, Kris Kristofferson

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Bad Day at Black Rock is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Spencer Tracy, Ernest Borgnine, Lee Marvin

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East of Eden is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
James Dean, Burl Ives, Raymond Massey

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Kiss Me Deadly is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Cloris Leachman, Nat King Cole, Jack Elam

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Marty is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Betsy Blair, Joe Mantell, Jerry Paris

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The Night of the Hunter is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish

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Rebel Without a Cause is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Natalie Wood, James Dean, Dennis Hopper

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Baby Doll is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Eli Wallach, Rip Torn, Karl Malden

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Bus Stop is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Marilyn Monroe, Hope Lange, Don Murray

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The Killing is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Vince Edwards

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Dana Wynter, Sam Peckinpah, Carolyn Jones

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The Searchers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
John Wayne, Natalie Wood, Vera Miles

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Written on the Wind is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Lauren Bacall, Rock Hudson, Robert Stack

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The Bridge on the River Kwai is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Alec Guinness, William Holden, Jack Hawkins

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Jailhouse Rock is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Elvis Presley, Dean Jones, Gloria Pall

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Paths of Glory is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Kirk Douglas, Adolphe Menjou, Richard Anderson

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Sweet Smell of Success is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Nick Adams

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12 Angry Men is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Henry Fonda, Jack Klugman, Lee J. Cobb

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Witness for the Prosecution is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Tyrone Power

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Touch of Evil is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Marlene Dietrich

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Vertigo is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
James Stewart, Kim Novak, Alfred Hitchcock

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Ben-Hur is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Hugh Griffith

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North by Northwest is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Cary Grant, Alfred Hitchcock, Eva Marie Saint

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Some Like It Hot is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Filmsite's Greatest Films of the 50's
Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis