1951 Movies Page

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0 People Will Talk (1951) People Will Talk genre Approved | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance People Will Talk tell story about " Dr. Noah Praetorius falls in love with Debra, a student who finds out that she is pregnant by her old boyfriend." People Will Talk directed by: Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Cary Grant, Jeanne Crain, Finlay Currie, Hume Cronyn
1 Show Boat (1951) Show Boat genre Approved | 108 min | Drama, Family, Musical Show Boat tell story about " The daughter of a riverboat captain falls in love with a charming gambler, but their fairytale romance is threatened when his luck turns sour." Show Boat directed by: Director: George Sidney | Stars: Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown
2 A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) A Streetcar Named Desire genre PG | 122 min | Drama A Streetcar Named Desire tell story about " Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her." A Streetcar Named Desire directed by: Director: Elia Kazan | Stars: Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando, Kim Hunter, Karl Malden
3 A Christmas Carol (1951) A Christmas Carol genre Approved | 86 min | Drama, Fantasy A Christmas Carol tell story about " An old bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when he is haunted by three ghosts on Christmas Eve..." A Christmas Carol directed by: Director: Brian Desmond Hurst | Stars: Alastair Sim, Jack Warner, Kathleen Harrison, Mervyn Johns
4 Alice im Wunderland (1951) Alice im Wunderland genre G | 75 min | Animation, Adventure, Family Alice im Wunderland tell story about " Alice stumbles into the world of Wonderland. Will she get home? Not if the Queen of Hearts has her way." Alice im Wunderland directed by: Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske | Stars: Kathryn Beaumont, Ed Wynn, Richard Haydn, Sterling Holloway
5 The Thing from Another World (1951) The Thing from Another World genre Approved | 87 min | Horror, Sci-Fi The Thing from Another World tell story about " Scientists and American Air Force officials fend off a bloodthirsty alien organism while at a remote arctic outpost." The Thing from Another World directed by: Directors: Christian Nyby, Howard Hawks | Stars: Kenneth Tobey, Margaret Sheridan, James Arness, Robert Cornthwaite
6 The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) The Day the Earth Stood Still genre Approved | 85 min | Drama, Sci-Fi The Day the Earth Stood Still tell story about " An alien lands and tells the people of Earth that they must live peacefully or be destroyed as a danger to other planets." The Day the Earth Stood Still directed by: Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe
7 Strangers on a Train (1951) Strangers on a Train genre PG | 92 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller Strangers on a Train tell story about " A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder - a theory that he plans to implement." Strangers on a Train directed by: Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Farley Granger, Robert Walker, Ruth Roman, Leo G. Carroll
8 The African Queen (1951) The African Queen genre PG | 105 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance The African Queen tell story about " In Africa during World War I, a gin-swilling riverboat captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship." The African Queen directed by: Director: John Huston | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley, Peter Bull
9 An American in Paris (1951) An American in Paris genre Passed | 114 min | Drama, Musical, Romance An American in Paris tell story about " Three friends struggle to find work in Paris. Things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman." An American in Paris directed by: Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guétary
10 Teresa (1951) Teresa genre 12 | 102 min | Drama Teresa tell story about " A reluctant soldier, Peter, serves in Italy during WWII. He marries a local girl named Teresa and brings her to the US." Teresa directed by: Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Pier Angeli, John Ericson, Patricia Collinge, Richard Bishop
11 A Place in the Sun (1951) A Place in the Sun genre Passed | 122 min | Drama, Romance A Place in the Sun tell story about " A poor boy gets a job working for his rich uncle and ends up falling in love with two women." A Place in the Sun directed by: Director: George Stevens | Stars: Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters, Anne Revere
12 No Highway in the Sky (1951) No Highway in the Sky genre Not Rated | 98 min | Drama, Thriller No Highway in the Sky tell story about " An aeronautical engineer predicts that a new model of plane will fail catastrophically and in a novel manner after a specific number flying hours." No Highway in the Sky directed by: Director: Henry Koster | Stars: James Stewart, Marlene Dietrich, Glynis Johns, Jack Hawkins
13 The Big Night (1951) The Big Night genre 75 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller The Big Night tell story about " A teenager comes of age while seeking revenge on the man who beat up his father." The Big Night directed by: Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: John Drew Barrymore, Preston Foster, Joan Lorring, Howard St. John
14 Detective Story (1951) Detective Story genre Approved | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir Detective Story tell story about " On one day in the 21st Precinct squad room, assorted characters form a backdrop for the troubles of hard-nosed Detective Jim McLeod." Detective Story directed by: Director: William Wyler | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Eleanor Parker, William Bendix, Cathy O'Donnell
15 Quo Vadis (1951) Quo Vadis genre Approved | 171 min | Biography, Drama, History Quo Vadis tell story about " A fierce Roman commander becomes infatuated with a beautiful Christian hostage and begins questioning the tyrannical leadership of the despot Emperor Nero." Quo Vadis directed by: Directors: Mervyn LeRoy, Anthony Mann | Stars: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr, Leo Genn, Peter Ustinov
16 Ace in the Hole (1951) Ace in the Hole genre Not Rated | 111 min | Drama, Film-Noir Ace in the Hole tell story about " A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to re-jump start his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control circus." Ace in the Hole directed by: Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling, Robert Arthur, Porter Hall
17 Cry the Beloved Country (1951) Cry, the Beloved Country genre 103 min | Drama Cry, the Beloved Country tell story about " In the back country of South Africa, black minister Stephen Kumalo (Canada Lee) journeys to the city to search for his missing son, only to find his people living in squalor and his son a ... See full summary » " Cry, the Beloved Country directed by: Director: Zoltan Korda | Stars: Canada Lee, Sidney Poitier, Charles Carson, Joyce Carey
18 When Worlds Collide (1951) When Worlds Collide genre Approved | 83 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller When Worlds Collide tell story about " As a new star and planet hurtle toward a doomed Earth, a small group of survivalists frantically work to complete the rocket which will take them to their new home." When Worlds Collide directed by: Director: Rudolph Maté | Stars: Richard Derr, Barbara Rush, Peter Hansen, John Hoyt
19 Othello (1951) Othello genre Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, History, Romance Othello tell story about " The Moorish general Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with his lieutenant Michael Cassio when in reality it is all part of the scheme of a bitter ensign named Iago." Othello directed by: Director: Orson Welles | Stars: Orson Welles, Micheál MacLiammóir, Robert Coote, Suzanne Cloutier
20 Bikini Baby (1951) Bikini Baby genre 12 | 90 min | Comedy Bikini Baby tell story about " An unsophisticated and impressionable young girl finds herself in trouble after winning a beauty pageant." Bikini Baby directed by: Director: Frank Launder | Stars: Dennis Price, John McCallum, Stanley Holloway, Pauline Stroud
21 Anne of the Indies (1951) Anne of the Indies genre Not Rated | 81 min | Action, Adventure, Drama Anne of the Indies tell story about " In order to recover his ship impounded by the British, former pirate captain LaRochelle agrees to spy on the notorious Caribbean Sea pirates Blackbeard and Anne Providence." Anne of the Indies directed by: Director: Jacques Tourneur | Stars: Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan, Debra Paget, Herbert Marshall
22 His Kind of Woman (1951) His Kind of Woman genre Approved | 100 min | Action, Crime, Film-Noir His Kind of Woman tell story about " A deported gangster's plan to re-enter the USA involves skulduggery at a Mexican resort, and gambler Dan Milner is caught in the middle." His Kind of Woman directed by: Directors: John Farrow, Richard Fleischer | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Jane Russell, Vincent Price, Tim Holt
23 He Ran All the Way (1951) He Ran All the Way genre Not Rated | 77 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir He Ran All the Way tell story about " Nick and his partner Al stage a payroll holdup. Al is shot and Nick kills a policeman. Nick hides out at a public pool, where he meets Peg Dobbs. They go back to her apartment and he forces her family to hide him from the police manhunt." He Ran All the Way directed by: Director: John Berry | Stars: John Garfield, Shelley Winters, Wallace Ford, Selena Royle
24 Distant Drums (1951) Distant Drums genre Approved | 101 min | Action, Drama, Western Distant Drums tell story about " After destroying a Seminole fort, American soldiers and their rescued companions must face the dangerous Everglades and hostile Indians in order to reach safety." Distant Drums directed by: Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Gary Cooper, Mari Aldon, Richard Webb, Ray Teal
25 Royal Wedding (1951) Royal Wedding genre Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance Royal Wedding tell story about " Tom and Ellen Bowen are a brother and sister dance act whose show closes in New York. Their agent books them in London for the same period as the Royal Wedding. They travel by ship where ... See full summary » " Royal Wedding directed by: Director: Stanley Donen | Stars: Fred Astaire, Jane Powell, Peter Lawford, Sarah Churchill
26 The Racket (1951) The Racket genre Approved | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir The Racket tell story about " In New York, two honest cops try to hinder a crime syndicate from moving into the precinct and also to prevent the mob's plan of electing a corrupt prosecutor to a judgeship." The Racket directed by: Directors: John Cromwell, Mel Ferrer, Tay Garnett, Nicholas Ray, Sherman Todd | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Lizabeth Scott, Robert Ryan, William Talman
27 Captain Horatio Hornblower R N (1951) Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. genre Not Rated | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Drama Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. tell story about " During the Napoleonic wars, a British naval captain has adventures in Central American waters." Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. directed by: Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Gregory Peck, Virginia Mayo, Robert Beatty, Moultrie Kelsall
28 Fourteen Hours (1951) Fourteen Hours genre Approved | 92 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller Fourteen Hours tell story about " An unhappy man threatens suicide by standing on the ledge of a high-rise building for 14 hours." Fourteen Hours directed by: Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Paul Douglas, Richard Basehart, Barbara Bel Geddes, Debra Paget
29 Pool of London (1951) Pool of London genre Approved | 85 min | Crime, Drama Pool of London tell story about " When their ship docks the crew disembark as usual to pick up their lives in postwar London. For one of them his petty smuggling turns more serious when he finds himself caught up with a robbery in the City." Pool of London directed by: Director: Basil Dearden | Stars: Bonar Colleano, Susan Shaw, Renée Asherson, Earl Cameron
30 The Lavender Hill Mob (1951) The Lavender Hill Mob genre Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Crime The Lavender Hill Mob tell story about " A meek bank clerk who oversees the shipment of bullion joins with an eccentric neighbor to steal gold bars and smuggle them out of the country as miniature Eiffel Towers." The Lavender Hill Mob directed by: Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway, Sidney James, Alfie Bass
31 The Lemon Drop Kid (1951) The Lemon Drop Kid genre Not Rated | 91 min | Comedy, Music, Romance The Lemon Drop Kid tell story about " When the Lemon Drop Kid accidentally steers Moose Moran's girl away from a winning bet, he is forced to come up with $10,000 to repay the angry gangster. Fortunately it's Christmas, a time ... See full summary » " The Lemon Drop Kid directed by: Directors: Sidney Lanfield, Frank Tashlin | Stars: Bob Hope, Marilyn Maxwell, Lloyd Nolan, Jane Darwell
32 The Desert Fox The Story of Rommel (1951) The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel genre Approved | 88 min | Biography, Drama, War The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel tell story about " The story of the final years of the respected World War II German general, Erwin Rommel." The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel directed by: Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: James Mason, Cedric Hardwicke, Jessica Tandy, Luther Adler
33 Die S nderin (1951) Die Sünderin genre 12 | 83 min | Drama Die Sünderin tell story about " Marina, a prostitute, lives with the unsuccessful artist Alexander. He suffers from a brain tumor that threatens to make him blind. In order to finance an operation Marina takes up her old profession." Die Sünderin directed by: Director: Willi Forst | Stars: Hildegard Knef, Gustav Fröhlich, Robert Meyn, Änne Bruck
34 Sirocco (1951) Sirocco genre Approved | 98 min | Action, Drama, Film-Noir Sirocco tell story about " A cynical American expatriate gets involved in smuggling and gun-running for the rebels during the 1925 Syrian insurgency against French occupation." Sirocco directed by: Director: Curtis Bernhardt | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Lee J. Cobb, Märta Torén, Everett Sloane
35 Diary of a Country Priest (1951) Diary of a Country Priest genre Approved | 95 min | Drama Diary of a Country Priest tell story about " A young priest taking over the parish at Ambricourt tries to fulfill his duties even as he fights a mysterious stomach ailment." Diary of a Country Priest directed by: Director: Robert Bresson | Stars: Claude Laydu, Nicole Ladmiral, Jean Riveyre, Adrien Borel
36 The Prowler (1951) The Prowler genre 92 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller The Prowler tell story about " When Susan Gilvray reports a prowler outside her house police officer Webb Garwood investigates and sparks fly. If only her husband wasn't in the way." The Prowler directed by: Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Van Heflin, Evelyn Keyes, John Maxwell, Katherine Warren
37 On Moonlight Bay (1951) On Moonlight Bay genre Approved | 95 min | Comedy, Family, Musical On Moonlight Bay tell story about " During World War I, a teenage girl begins a romance with a college student, but his unconventional attitudes cause friction with her father." On Moonlight Bay directed by: Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Jack Smith, Leon Ames
38 The River (1951) The River genre Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Romance The River tell story about " Three adolescent girls growing up in Bengal, India, learn their lessons in life after falling for an older American soldier." The River directed by: Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Patricia Walters, Nora Swinburne, Esmond Knight, Arthur Shields
39 M (1951) M genre 88 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller M tell story about " In this Americanization of the 1931 German thriller, both the police and the criminal underworld stalk a mysterious killer who preys on small children." M directed by: Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: David Wayne, Howard Da Silva, Martin Gabel, Luther Adler
40 On Dangerous Ground (1951) On Dangerous Ground genre Approved | 82 min | Drama, Film-Noir On Dangerous Ground tell story about " Rough city cop Jim Wilson is disciplined by his captain and is sent upstate, to a snowy mountain town, to help the local sheriff solve a murder case." On Dangerous Ground directed by: Directors: Nicholas Ray, Ida Lupino | Stars: Ida Lupino, Robert Ryan, Ward Bond, Charles Kemper
41 The Man in the White Suit (1951) The Man in the White Suit genre Approved | 85 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi The Man in the White Suit tell story about " An altruistic chemist invents a fabric which resists wear and stain as a boon to humanity, but both big business and labor realize it must be suppressed for economic reasons." The Man in the White Suit directed by: Director: Alexander Mackendrick | Stars: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker, Michael Gough
42 Rawhide (1951) Rawhide genre Unrated | 89 min | Drama, Romance, Western Rawhide tell story about " A stagecoach stop employee and a stranded woman traveler find themselves at the mercy of four desperate outlaws intent on robbing the next day's gold shipment." Rawhide directed by: Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Tyrone Power, Susan Hayward, Hugh Marlowe, Dean Jagger
43 Operation Pacific (1951) Operation Pacific genre Approved | 98 min | Drama, War Operation Pacific tell story about " During WWII, a submarine's second in command inherits the problem of torpedoes that don't explode. When on shore, he is eager to win back his ex-wife." Operation Pacific directed by: Director: George Waggner | Stars: John Wayne, Patricia Neal, Ward Bond, Scott Forbes
44 Love Nest (1951) Love Nest genre Not Rated | 84 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance Love Nest tell story about " Two married New Yorkers purchase an old, run-down building full of colorful tenants." Love Nest directed by: Director: Joseph M. Newman | Stars: June Haver, William Lundigan, Frank Fay, Marilyn Monroe
45 Silver City (1951) Silver City genre Approved | 90 min | Western Silver City tell story about " Having masterminded the hold up of his company office, a mining engineer is barred from the industry. He then sets up shop as an assayer, scheming to acquire a rich silver mine lease from its operators." Silver City directed by: Director: Byron Haskin | Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Yvonne De Carlo, Richard Arlen, Barry Fitzgerald
46 The Tales of Hoffmann (1951) The Tales of Hoffmann genre Not Rated | 128 min | Fantasy, Music, Musical The Tales of Hoffmann tell story about " A melancholy poet reflects on three women he loved and lost in the past: a mechanical performing doll, a Venetian courtesan, and the consumptive daughter of a celebrated composer." The Tales of Hoffmann directed by: Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: Moira Shearer, Robert Rounseville, Ludmilla Tchérina, Ann Ayars
47 Early Summer (1951) Early Summer genre Not Rated | 125 min | Drama Early Summer tell story about " A family chooses a match for their daughter Noriko, but she, surprisingly, has her own plans." Early Summer directed by: Director: Yasujirô Ozu | Stars: Setsuko Hara, Chishû Ryû, Chikage Awashima, Kuniko Miyake
48 The Enforcer (1951) The Enforcer genre Approved | 87 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller The Enforcer tell story about " A crusading district attorney finally gets a chance to prosecute the organizer and boss of Murder Inc." The Enforcer directed by: Directors: Bretaigne Windust, Raoul Walsh | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Zero Mostel, Ted de Corsia, Everett Sloane
49 Superman and the Mole Men (1951) Superman and the Mole-Men genre Not Rated | 58 min | Action, Drama, Family Superman and the Mole-Men tell story about " When underground beings explore the surface world from a deep oil well and inadvertantly cause a panic, only Superman can prevent a tragedy." Superman and the Mole-Men directed by: Director: Lee Sholem | Stars: George Reeves, Phyllis Coates, Jeff Corey, Walter Reed