Search results for "1950"
Shakedown

Shakedown

Shakedown
IMDb: 7.1
80

In “Shakedown,” (Howard Duff) plays a photographer who will stop at nothing to climb his way to the very top of the success ladder. On the strength of his sheer…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Call of the Klondike

Call of the Klondike

Call of the Klondike
IMDb: 6.1
67

A brother and sister are running a phony gold mine scam in the Klondike, which leads to murder. A Canadian Mountie sets out to bring them to justice.

Trail of Robin Hood

Trail of Robin Hood

Trail of Robin Hood
IMDb: 6
67

Retired actor Jack Holt is raising Christmas trees for sale at a cost which permits every family to have one. A commercial tree company tries to drive Holt out of…

Genre: Western
Till We Meet Again

Till We Meet Again

Till We Meet Again
IMDb: 7.1
111

Saburo and Keiko fall in love with each other but the tide of war separates them.

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Madeleine

Madeleine

Madeleine
IMDb: 6.9
114

The middle-class family of a young woman cannot understand why she delays in marrying a respectable young man. They know nothing about her long-standing affair with a Frenchman.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Let’s Dance

Let’s Dance

Let’s Dance
IMDb: 6.2
112

After the war, Donald Elwood meets his former USO partner, Kitty McNeil. Kitty, now the widow of Richard Everett, has a little boy named Richie; and she is trying to…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Next Voice You Hear…

The Next Voice You Hear…

The Next Voice You Hear…
IMDb: 6.3
83

The Next Voice You Hear… (1950) is a drama film in which a voice claiming to be that of God preempts all radio programs for days all over the world….

Genre: Drama
Mother Didn’t Tell Me

Mother Didn’t Tell Me

Mother Didn’t Tell Me
IMDb: 5.6
88

Jane Morgan (Dorothy McGuire) marries handsome doctor William Wright (William Lundigan), despite warnings from a host of other doctor’s wives that she will be neglected and lonely, thanks to his…

Genre: Comedy
Watch the Birdie

Watch the Birdie

Watch the Birdie
IMDb: 6.2
71

A photographer falls for a rich girl and gets mixed up with crooks.

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Trail of the Rustlers

Trail of the Rustlers

Trail of the Rustlers
IMDb: 6.3
55

Charles Starrett goes up against an entire family of criminals posing as respectable citizens in this entry in Columbia’s long-running Durango Kid Western series.

Genre: Western
Over the Garden Wall

Over the Garden Wall

Over the Garden Wall
IMDb: 5.6
94

In Over the Garden Wall, a working class couple (Jimmy James and Norman Evans) are planning to give their only daughter and their new GI son-in-law a right Northern welcome….

Genre: Comedy
Bright Leaf

Bright Leaf

Bright Leaf
IMDb: 6.6
110

Two tobacco growers battle for control of the cigarette market.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Love That Brute

Love That Brute

Love That Brute
IMDb: 6.2
85

Director Alexander Hall’s 1950 comedy, about a crude gangster hopelessly falling for a sweet young city government employee, stars Paul Douglas, Jean Peters, Cesar Romero, Keenan Wynn, Joan Davis, Arthur…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Western Pacific Agent

Western Pacific Agent

Western Pacific Agent
IMDb: 6
N/A

In a uniquely hilarious odyssey of self-discovery and cultural observation, documentary filmmaker and self-described “anxious New Yorker” John Wilson covertly and obsessively films the lives of his fellow New Yorkers…

Two Weeks with Love

Two Weeks with Love

Two Weeks with Love
IMDb: 6.9
92

The Robinson family are spending two weeks of summer vacation at a resort in the Catskills. Older daughter Patti vies with her friend, Valeria, for the affections of Demi Armendez…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
The Young and the Damned

The Young and the Damned

The Young and the Damned
IMDb: 8.3
85

A group of juvenile delinquents lives a criminal, violent life in the festering slums of Mexico City, among them the young Pedro, whose morality is gradually corrupted and destroyed by…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Capture

The Capture

The Capture
IMDb: 5.9
91

A badly injured fugitive explains to a priest how he came to be in his present predicament.

Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Deported

Deported

Deported
IMDb: 6.1
89

The real-life deportation of gangster Lucky Luciano was the inspiration for this romanticized and slightly crackbrained crime drama. Jeff Chandler plays the Luciano counterpart, who once he arrives in Italy…

Genre: Drama
The Gorbals Story

The Gorbals Story

The Gorbals Story
IMDb: 5
74

A successful artist recalls his life in the tenements of the Glasgow slums. In flashback his recalls the events and characters he shared with in a slum tenement building.

Genre: Drama
Devil’s Doorway

Devil’s Doorway

Devil’s Doorway
IMDb: 7.2
84

A Native American Civil War hero returns home to fight for his people.

Genre: Western
Your Witness

Your Witness

Your Witness
IMDb: 6.3
94

Adam Hayward is a successful New York City defense lawyer. One day he receives a cable that the British war buddy who saved his life at Anzio Beach is now…

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Guilt Is My Shadow

Guilt Is My Shadow

Guilt Is My Shadow
IMDb: 6.3
86

A woman is haunted by her conscience after she murders a man and then hides the body. Based on the novel ‘You’re Best Alone’ by Norah Lofts.

Genre: Crime, Drama
La Ronde

La Ronde

La Ronde
IMDb: 7.6
95

An all-knowing interlocutor guides us through a series of affairs in Vienna, 1900. A soldier meets an eager young lady of the evening. Later he has an affair with a…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Desert Hawk

The Desert Hawk

The Desert Hawk
IMDb: 5.6
77

A desert guerilla, with flashing scimitar, opposes a tyrannical prince and marries the caliph’s daughter.

Genre: Action, Adventure
Walk Softly, Stranger

Walk Softly, Stranger

Walk Softly, Stranger
IMDb: 6.5
81

A petty crook (Joseph Cotten) moves to an Ohio town and courts a factory owner’s disabled daughter (Valli).

Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
The Miniver Story

The Miniver Story

The Miniver Story
IMDb: 6.4
104

The Second World War is over, and the Miniver family is trying to keep themselves together in post-War Britain, among continuing shortages and growing tensions within the family.

Genre: Drama
Three Secrets

Three Secrets

Three Secrets
IMDb: 6.9
98

A five-year-old boy is the sole survivor of a devastating plane crash in the mountains of California. When the newspapers reveal the boy was adopted and that the crash occurred…

Genre: Drama
Comanche Territory

Comanche Territory

Comanche Territory
IMDb: 5.7
76

Silver has been found on comanche territory and the government accomplished a peaceful agreement with the indians. When James ‘Jim’ Bowie comes into the scene he finds the white settlers…

Genre: Western
Destination Murder

Destination Murder

Destination Murder
IMDb: 6.1
72

Laura Mansfield catches a glimpse of mob hit man Jackie Wales after he shoots her businessman father. At the police station, Laura identifies Jackie as the murderer, but the policeman…

Genre: Crime
This Side of the Law

This Side of the Law

This Side of the Law
IMDb: 6.4
74

A man – trapped in a cistern – reflects on the dark events that lead to his lonely entrapment.

Genre: Crime
Fortunes of Captain Blood

Fortunes of Captain Blood

Fortunes of Captain Blood
IMDb: 5.8
91

When he unwittingly sends some of his men into a trap, pirate Captain Peter Blood decides to rescue them. They’ve been taken prisoner by the Spanish Marquis de Riconete who…

Genre: Action, Adventure
Bitter Springs

Bitter Springs

Bitter Springs
IMDb: 6.2
89

A family buy land set around a water hole in a remote location, that is occupied by native Australians. The two groups clash.

Genre: Adventure, Drama
Ambush

Ambush

Ambush
IMDb: 6.5
90

A Westerner searches for a white woman held by the Apaches.

Genre: Western
A Ticket to Tomahawk

A Ticket to Tomahawk

A Ticket to Tomahawk
IMDb: 6.1
90

Comedy western about a cowboy who is hired by a stagecoach boss to stop the railroad reaching his territory and putting him out of business. He uses everything from Indians…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Western
So You Think You’re Not Guilty

So You Think You’re Not Guilty

So You Think You’re Not Guilty
IMDb: 6
10

Joe McDoakes pleads “not guilty” to a traffic violation but is convicted anyway. Handling this setback in his usual manner, the two-dollar fine quickly pyramids to a 10-year jail sentence.

Genre: Comedy
Kim

Kim

Kim
IMDb: 6.6
113

During the British Raj, the orphan of a British soldier poses as a Hindu and is torn between his loyalty to a Buddhist mystic and aiding the English secret service.

Bomba and the Hidden City

Bomba and the Hidden City

Bomba and the Hidden City
IMDb: 5.4
72

A photographer and his guide meet a corrupt Emir with a dirty secret. Only Bomba knows the truth and the Emir wants him silenced! Bomba defeats the Emir and his…

Trio

Trio

Trio
IMDb: 7.1
91

W. Somerset Maugham introduces three more of his stories about human foibles.

Genre: Drama
The Great Jewel Robber

The Great Jewel Robber

The Great Jewel Robber
IMDb: 6.5
91

Director Peter Godfrey’s 1950 drama, inspired by true events, dramatizes the crime spree of the notorious jewel thief known as “The Hollywood Raffles”, whose famous robbery victims included such real-life…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Toast of New Orleans

The Toast of New Orleans

The Toast of New Orleans
IMDb: 6.1
97

Snooty opera singer meets a rough-and-tumble fisherman in the Louisiana bayous, but this fisherman can sing! Her agent lures him away to New Orleans to teach him to sing opera…

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance