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Woman on the Run (1950)

Woman on the Run (1950)

Woman on the Run (1950)
IMDb: 7.3
77 min

Frank Johnson, a sole witness to a gangland murder, goes into hiding and is trailed by Police Inspector Ferris, on the theory that Frank is trying to escape from possible...

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Winchester ’73 (1950)

Winchester ’73 (1950)

Winchester ’73 (1950)
IMDb: 7.6
92 min

Lin McAdam rides into town on the trail of Dutch Henry Brown, only to find himself in a shooting competition against him. McAdam wins the prize, a one-in-a-thousand Winchester rifle,...

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Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950)

Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950)

Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950)
IMDb: 7.6
95 min

A police detective’s violent nature keeps him from being a good cop.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Union Station (1950)

Union Station (1950)

Union Station (1950)
IMDb: 6.8
81 min

Police catch a break when suspected kidnappers are spotted on a train heading towards Union Station. Police, train station security and a witness try to piece together the crime and...

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Treasure Island (1950)

Treasure Island (1950)

Treasure Island (1950)
IMDb: 6.9
96 min

Enchanted by the idea of locating treasure buried by Captain Flint, Squire Trelawney, Dr. Livesey and Jim Hawkins charter a sailing voyage to a Caribbean island. Unfortunately, a large number...

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Genre: Adventure, Family
Sunset Boulevard (1950)

Sunset Boulevard (1950)

Sunset Boulevard (1950)
IMDb: 8.4
110 min

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

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Genre: Drama
Summer Stock (1950)

Summer Stock (1950)

Summer Stock (1950)
IMDb: 7.2
108 min

To Jane Falbury’s New England farm comes a troup of actors to put up a show, invited by Jane’s sister. At first reluctant she has them do farm chores in...

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Genre: Music, Romance
Stage Fright (1950)

Stage Fright (1950)

Stage Fright (1950)
IMDb: 7.1
110 min

A struggling actress tries to help a friend prove his innocence when he’s accused of murdering the husband of a high-society entertainer.

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Genre: Thriller
Seven Days to Noon (1950)

Seven Days to Noon (1950)

Seven Days to Noon (1950)
IMDb: 7.1
94 min

An English scientist runs away from a research center with an atomic bomb. In a letter sent to the British Prime Minister he threatens to blow up the center of...

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Rio Grande (1950)

Rio Grande (1950)

Rio Grande (1950)
IMDb: 7.1
105 min

Lt. Col. Kirby Yorke is posted on the Texas frontier to defend settlers against depredations of marauding Apaches. Col. Yorke is under considerable stress by a serious shortage of troops...

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Genre: Western
Panic in the Streets (1950)

Panic in the Streets (1950)

Panic in the Streets (1950)
IMDb: 7.3
96 min

One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. Next morning, Dr. Clint Reed...

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Night and the City (1950)

Night and the City (1950)

Night and the City (1950)
IMDb: 7.9
95 min

Londoner Harry Fabian is a second-rate con man looking for an angle. After years of putting up with Harry’s schemes, his girlfriend, Mary, becomes fed up when he taps her...

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Last Holiday (1950)

Last Holiday (1950)

Last Holiday (1950)
IMDb: 7.4
88 min

George Bird is a salesman of agricultural machinery who finds out that he hasn’t long to live. On his doctor’s advice, he goes to an exclusive seaside resort to spend...

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
King Solomon’s Mines (1950)

King Solomon’s Mines (1950)

King Solomon’s Mines (1950)
IMDb: 6.8
103 min

Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads an expedition into uncharted African territory in an attempt to locate an explorer who went missing during his search for the fabled diamond mines of King...

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Genre: Adventure
In a Lonely Place (1950)

In a Lonely Place (1950)

In a Lonely Place (1950)
IMDb: 8.0
94 min

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

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House by the River (1950)

House by the River (1950)

House by the River (1950)
IMDb: 7.1
88 min

Louis Hayward stars as a wealthy man who tries to seduce the family maid. She resists, and he kills her. Long jealous of his brother Lee Bowman, Hayward does his...

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Harvey (1950)

Harvey (1950)

Harvey (1950)
IMDb: 7.9
104 min

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...

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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
The Gunfighter (1950)

The Gunfighter (1950)

The Gunfighter (1950)
IMDb: 7.7
85 min

The fastest gun in the West tries to escape his reputation.

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Genre: Western
Gun Crazy (1950)

Gun Crazy (1950)

Gun Crazy (1950)
IMDb: 7.6
87 min

Bart Tare is an ex-Army man who has a lifelong fixation with guns, he meets a kindred spirit in sharpshooter Annie Starr and goes to work at a carnival. After...

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Gone to Earth (1950)

Gone to Earth (1950)

Gone to Earth (1950)
IMDb: 6.9
111 min

Jennifer Jones plays Hazel Woods, a beautiful young English Gypsey girl who loves animals and in particular her pet fox. She is hotly desired by Jack Reddin a fox hunting...

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Father of the Bride (1950)

Father of the Bride (1950)

Father of the Bride (1950)
IMDb: 7.2
92 min

Proud father Stanley Banks remembers the day his daughter, Kay, got married. Starting when she announces her engagement through to the wedding itself, we learn of all the surprises and...

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Dark City (1950)

Dark City (1950)

Dark City (1950)
IMDb: 6.7
98 min

Gamblers who “took” an out-of-town sucker in a crooked poker game feel shadowy vengeance closing in on them.

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The Damned Don’t Cry (1950)

The Damned Don’t Cry (1950)

The Damned Don’t Cry (1950)
IMDb: 7.1
103 min

Fed up with her small-town marriage, a woman goes after the big time and gets mixed up with the mob.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Story of a Love Affair (1950)

Story of a Love Affair (1950)

Story of a Love Affair (1950)
IMDb: 7.1
102 min

Paola (Lucia Bose) is the beautiful and jealously-guarded younger wife of a shady factory owner, Enrico Fontana (Massimo Girotti). In order to investigate her romantic history he hires a private...

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Cinderella (1950)

Cinderella (1950)

Cinderella (1950)
IMDb: 7.3
74 min

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...

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Broken Arrow (1950)

Broken Arrow (1950)

Broken Arrow (1950)
IMDb: 7.2
93 min

Indian scout Tom Jeffords (James Stewart) is sent out to stem the war between the Whites and Apaches in the late 1870s. He learns (through an uncomfortably close encounter) that...

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Genre: Western
Born Yesterday (1950)

Born Yesterday (1950)

Born Yesterday (1950)
IMDb: 7.6
103 min

Uncouth, loud-mouth junkyard tycoon Harry Brock descends upon Washington D.C. to buy himself a congressman or two, bringing with him his mistress, ex-showgirl Billie Dawn.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
At War with the Army (1950)

At War with the Army (1950)

At War with the Army (1950)
IMDb: 5.7
93 min

Two former nightclub partners are now enlisted in the Army. Sergeant Puccinelli ranks above his former partner, Private First Class Korwin. Puccinelli is desperately trying to get transferred from his...

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Genre: Comedy
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)

The Asphalt Jungle (1950)

The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
IMDb: 7.9
112 min

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...

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Armored Car Robbery (1950)

Armored Car Robbery (1950)

Armored Car Robbery (1950)
IMDb: 7.0
67 min

The film tells the story of a well-planned robbery of an armored car when it stops at a sports stadium. Yet, the heist goes awry, and a tough Los Angeles...

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Annie Get Your Gun (1950)

Annie Get Your Gun (1950)

Annie Get Your Gun (1950)
IMDb: 6.9
107 min

Gunslinger Annie Oakley romances fellow sharpshooter Frank Butler as they travel with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show.

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All About Eve (1950)

All About Eve (1950)

All About Eve (1950)
IMDb: 8.2
139 min

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...

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Genre: Drama
711 Ocean Drive (1950)

711 Ocean Drive (1950)

711 Ocean Drive (1950)
IMDb: 6.9
102 min

The Horatio Alger parable gets the film noir treatment with the redoubtable Edmund O’Brien as a whip-smart telephone technician who moves up the ladder of a Syndicate gambling empire in...

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Stromboli (1950)

Stromboli (1950)

Stromboli (1950)
IMDb: 7.3
105 min

After the end of World War II Karen, a young displaced woman from Lithuania, marries Italian fisherman Antonio to get away from her internment camp. But the life on Antonio’s...

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Genre: Drama
Orpheus (1950)

Orpheus (1950)

Orpheus (1950)
IMDb: 8.0
95 min

At the Café des Poètes in Paris, a fight breaks out between the poet Orphée and a group of resentful upstarts. A rival poet, Cègeste, is killed, and a mysterious...

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