Best of 1950

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1.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST PICTURE

Nominees:
All About Eve
Harvey
Born Yesterday
Rashomon ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
2.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST DIRECTOR - Billy Wilder

Nominees:
Joseph L. Mankiewicz - All About Eve
Akira Kurosawa - Rashomon
George Cukor - Born Yesterday
Henry Koster - Harvey ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
3.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST ACTOR - William Holden

Nominees:
James Stewart - Harvey
José Ferrer - Cyrano de Bergerac
Toshirô Mifune - Rashomon
Louis Calhern - The Magnificent Yankee ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
4.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST ACTRESS - Gloria Swanson

Nominees:
Bette Davis - All About Eve
Anne Baxter - All About Eve
Judy Holliday - Born Yesterday
Joan Crawford - The Damned Don't Cry ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
5.
All About Eve (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR - George Sanders

Nominees:
Erich von Stroheim - Sunset Boulevard
Broderick Crawford - Born Yesterday
Sam Jaffe - The Asphalt Jungle
Alastair Sim - Stage Fright ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
6.
All About Eve (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS - Celeste Holm

Nominees:
Josephine Hull - Harvey
Thelma Ritter - All About Eve
Nancy Olson - Sunset Boulevard
Machiko Kyô - Rashomon ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
7.
All About Eve (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ BEST CASTING

Nominees:
Sunset Boulevard
Harvey
Born Yesterday
Rashomon ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
8.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Nominees:
The Men
No Way Out
Mystery Street
Panic in the Streets ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
9.
All About Eve (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Nominees:
Born Yesterday
Harvey
Rashomon
The Asphalt Jungle ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
10.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST TITLES/CREDITS DESIGN

Nominees:
Cinderella
Annie Get Your Gun
Rashomon
Cyrano de Bergerac ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
11.
All About Eve (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ BEST EDITING

Nominees:
Sunset Boulevard
King Solomon's Mines
Annie Get Your Gun
Rashomon ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
12.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Nominees:
The Damned Don't Cry
Rashomon
All About Eve
King Solomon's Mines ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
13.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST ART DIRECTION

Nominees:
Annie Get Your Gun
All About Eve
Cyrano de Bergerac
Rashomon ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
14.
All About Eve (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Nominees:
Sunset Boulevard
Born Yesterday
Annie Get Your Gun
Cyrano de Bergerac ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
15.
Cyrano de Bergerac (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play. (113 mins.)
Director: Michael Gordon
“ BEST MAKE-UP & HAIR

Nominees:
Annie Get Your Gun
King Solomon's Mines
The Damned Don't Cry
Rashomon ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
16.
Destination Moon (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
One of the first science fiction films to attempt a high level of accurate technical detail tells the story of the first trip to the Moon. (92 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
“ BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Nominees:
King Solomon's Mines
Annie Get Your Gun
Stage Fright ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
17.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ BEST SCORE

Nominees:
Cinderella
All About Eve
Rashomon
The Damned Don't Cry ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
18.
Annie Get Your Gun (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of the great sharpshooter Annie Oakley, who rose to fame while dealing with her love/professional rival, Frank Butler. (107 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
“ BEST SOUNDTRACK/ADAPTED SCORE

Nominees:
Three Little Words ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
19.
Cinderella (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When Cinderella's cruel stepmother prevents her from attending the Royal Ball, she gets some unexpected help from the lovable mice Gus and Jaq, and from her Fairy Godmother. (74 mins.)
“ BEST SONG - "Bibbidy-Bobbidi-Boo"

Nominees:
Captain Carey, U.S.A - "Mona Lisa"
Cinderella - "A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes"
The Toast of New Orleans - "By My Love"
Singing Guns - "Mule Train" ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
20.
Annie Get Your Gun (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of the great sharpshooter Annie Oakley, who rose to fame while dealing with her love/professional rival, Frank Butler. (107 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
“ BEST DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY

Nominees:
Three Little Words ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
21.
All About Eve (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ BEST SOUND

Nominees:
Cinderella
Annie Get Your Gun
King Solomon's Mines
Rashomon ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
22.
King Solomon's Mines (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads an expedition into uncharted African territory in an attempt to locate an explorer who went missing during his search for the fabled diamond mines of King Solomon. (103 mins.)
“ BEST SOUND EDITING

Nominees:
Halls of Montezuma
Destination Moon
Annie Get Your Gun
Cinderella ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
23.
King Solomon's Mines (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads an expedition into uncharted African territory in an attempt to locate an explorer who went missing during his search for the fabled diamond mines of King Solomon. (103 mins.)
“ BEST STUNTS

Nominees:
Rashomon ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
24.
Cinderella (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When Cinderella's cruel stepmother prevents her from attending the Royal Ball, she gets some unexpected help from the lovable mice Gus and Jaq, and from her Fairy Godmother. (74 mins.)
“ BEST ANIMATED FEATURE ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
25.
Rashomon (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view. (88 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
“ BEST FOREIGN FILM ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting