Wednesday, August 13, 2014

1950-1959 Films Ranked By Year


1950
EXCELLENT
All About Eve (9/10) Joseph L. Mankiewicz
VERY GOOD
The Third Man (8/10) Carol Reed
The Men (8/10) Fred Zinnemann
GOOD
Born Yesterday (7/10) George Cukor
Cinderella (7/10) Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske
AVERAGE
King Solomon's Mines (6/10) Compton Bennett, Andrew Marton
Destination Moon (6/10) Irving Pichel


1951
EXCELLENT
Angels in the Outfield (9/10) Clarence Brown
VERY GOOD
His Kind of Woman (8/10) John Farrow
BAD
Racket Girls (1/10) Robert C. Detrano


1953
VERY GOOD
The Robe (8/10) Henry Koster
GOOD
Hondo (7/10) John Farrow
BELOW AVERAGE
Man in the Attic (4/10) Hugo Fregonese
The Bigamist (3/10) Ida Lupino
BAD
Captain John Smith and Pocahontas (2/10) Lew Landers
Glen or Glenda (1/10) Edward D. Wood, Jr.


1954
EXCELLENT
Animal Farm (9/10) Joy Batchelor, John Halas
The Glenn Miller Story (9/10) Anthony Mann
AVERAGE
Creature from the Black Lagoon (6/10) Jack Arnold
BAD
Jail Bait (1/10) Edward D. Wood, Jr.


1955
BAD
Bride of the Monster (1/10) Edward D. Wood, Jr.


1956
GOOD
The Ladykillers (7/10) Alexander Mackendrick
BELOW AVERAGE
The Bad Seed (3/10) Mervyn LeRoy


1957
VERY GOOD
The Incredible Shrinking Man (8/10) Jack Arnold
AVERAGE
The True Story of Jesse James (5/10) Nicholas Ray
BELOW AVERAGE
Pharaoh's Curse (3/10) Lee Sholem
BAD
I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1/10) Gene Fowler, Jr.


1958
AVERAGE
Attack of the Puppet People (6/10) Bert I. Gordon


1959
VERY GOOD
The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery (8/10) Charles Guggenheim, John Stix
BELOW AVERAGE
The Angry Red Planet (4/10) Ib Melchior
BAD
Plan 9 from Outer Space (1/10) Edward D. Wood, Jr.