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My Best Actor Nominees - The 1950s

by jsaez
My Best Actor Nominees - The 1950s by jsaez
1950: Humphrey Bogart (In a Lonely Place) Marlon Brando (The Men) *William Holden (Sunset Boulevard) James Stewart (Winchester ’73; Harvey) Spencer Tracy (Father of the Bride) 1951: Humphrey Bogart (The African Queen) *Marlon Brando (A Streetcar Named Desire) Kirk Douglas (Ace in the Hole) Alec Guinness (The Lavender Hill Mob; The Man in the White Suit) Michael Redgrave (The Browning Version) 1952: Carlo Battisti (Umberto D.) Charles Chaplin (Limelight) Kirk Douglas (The Bad and the Beautiful) Laurence Olivier (Carrie) *Takashi Shimura (Ikiru) 1953: Charles Boyer (The Earrings of Madame De…) Marlon Brando (The Wild One) *Montgomery Clift… Read more

1950:
Humphrey Bogart (In a Lonely Place)
Marlon Brando (The Men)
*William Holden (Sunset Boulevard)
James Stewart (Winchester ’73; Harvey)
Spencer Tracy (Father of the Bride)

1951:
Humphrey Bogart (The African Queen)
*Marlon Brando (A Streetcar Named Desire)
Kirk Douglas (Ace in the Hole)
Alec Guinness (The Lavender Hill Mob; The Man in the White Suit)
Michael Redgrave (The Browning Version)

1952:
Carlo Battisti (Umberto D.)
Charles Chaplin (Limelight)
Kirk Douglas (The Bad and the Beautiful)
Laurence Olivier (Carrie)
*Takashi Shimura (Ikiru)

1953:
Charles Boyer (The Earrings of Madame De…)
Marlon Brando (The Wild One)
*Montgomery Clift (From Here to Eternity)
Burt Lancaster (From Here to Eternity)
James Stewart (The Naked Spur)

1954:
*Marlon Brando (On the Waterfront)
Jean Gabin (Touchez pas au grisbi)
Charles Laughton (Hobson’s Choice)
James Mason (A Star Is Born)
James Stewart (Rear Window; The Far Country)

1955:
James Cagney (Mister Roberts)
*James Dean (Rebel Without a Cause; East of Eden)
Henry Fonda (Mister Roberts)
Robert Mitchum (The Night of the Hunter)
Laurence Olivier (Richard III)

1956:
Yul Brynner (The King and I)
Kirk Douglas (Lust for Life)
Sterling Hayden (The Killing)
*James Mason (Bigger Than Life)
John Wayne (The Searchers)

1957:
Andy Griffith (A Face in the Crowd)
Alec Guinness (The Bridge on the River Kwai)
William Holden (The Bridge on the River Kwai)
Charles Laughton (Witness for the Prosecution)
*Victor Sjöström (Wild Strawberries)

1958:
*Chhabi Biswas (The Music Room)
Zbigniew Cybulski (Ashes and Diamonds)
Alec Guinness (The Horse’s Mouth)
James Stewart (Vertigo)
Spencer Tracy (The Last Hurrah)

1959:
Soumitra Chatterjee (The World of Apu)
Vittorio De Sica (Il Generale della Rovere)
Cary Grant (North by Northwest)
*Jack Lemmon (Some Like It Hot)
Dean Stockwell (Compulsion)

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