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Top Ten of the Decade 1950-1959

by Arshi Rai
Top Ten of the Decade 1950-1959 by Arshi Rai
I may edit this in the future. Special mention for other favourites. - A Streetcar Named Desire (Elia Kazan) - Ace in the Hole (Billy Wilder) - All About Eve (Joseph L. Mankiewicz) - Angel Face (Otto Preminger) - Aparajito (Satyajit Ray) - Bad Day at Black Rock (John Sturges) - The Band Wagon (Vincente Minnelli) - Bigger than Life (Nicholas Ray) - Bitter Victory (Nicholas Ray) - Casque D’or (Jacques Becker) - Curse of the Demon (Jacques Tourneur) - East of Eden (Elia Kazan) - El (Luis Bunuel) - Guernica (Alain Resnais & Robert Hessens) - The Gunfighter (Henry King) - Kiss Me, Deadly (Robert Aldrich) - The Hidden Fortress (Akira Kurosawa) -… Read more

I may edit this in the future.

Special mention for other favourites.

- A Streetcar Named Desire (Elia Kazan)
- Ace in the Hole (Billy Wilder)
- All About Eve (Joseph L. Mankiewicz)
- Angel Face (Otto Preminger)
- Aparajito (Satyajit Ray)
- Bad Day at Black Rock (John Sturges)
- The Band Wagon (Vincente Minnelli)
- Bigger than Life (Nicholas Ray)
- Bitter Victory (Nicholas Ray)
- Casque D’or (Jacques Becker)
- Curse of the Demon (Jacques Tourneur)
- East of Eden (Elia Kazan)
- El (Luis Bunuel)
- Guernica (Alain Resnais & Robert Hessens)
- The Gunfighter (Henry King)
- Kiss Me, Deadly (Robert Aldrich)
- The Hidden Fortress (Akira Kurosawa)
- In a Lonely Place (Nicholas Ray)
- Ikiru (Akira Kurosawa)
- Johnny Guitar (Nicholas Ray)
- The Lady Without Camelias (Michaelangelo Antonioni)
- La Pointe Courte (Agnes Varda)
- La Strada (Federico Fellini)
- The Lusty Men (Nicholas Ray)
- The Man With the Golden Arm (Otto Preminger)
- Mr. Arkadin (Orson Welles)
- Nazarin (Luis Bunuel)
- Night and Fog (Alain Resnais)
- The Night of the Hunter (Charles Laughton)
- Orpheus (Jean Cocteau)
- Pather Panchali (Satyajit Ray)
- Paths of Glory (Stanley Kubrick)
- Pickup on South Street (Samuel Fuller)
- Rashomon (Akira Kurosawa)
- Rebel Without a Cause (Nicholas Ray)
- Sawdust and Tinsel (Ingmar Bergman)
- Senso (Luchino Visconti)
- The Seven Samurai (Akira Kurosawa)
- Singin’ in the Rain (Stanley Donen)
- Smiles of a Summer Night (Ingmar Bergman)
- The Killing (Stanley Kubrick)
- The Steel Helmet (Samuel Fuller)
- Sunset Boulevard (Billy Wilder)
- The Tales of Hoffmann (Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger)
- The Trouble With Harry (Alfred Hitchcock)
- Touch of Evil (Orson Welles)
- Umberto D. (Vittorio De Sica)
- Vertigo (Alfred Hitchcock)
- Wild Strawberries (Ingmar Bergman)
- The World of Apu (Satyajit Ray)
- The Wrong Man (Alfred Hitchcock)
- 12 Angry Men (Sidney Lumet)
- The 400 Blows (Francois Truffaut)
- The 5000 Fingers of Dr. T (Roy Rowland)

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