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1. Peter Pan (1953) Peter Pan (1953)
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Wendy and her brothers are whisked away to the magical world of Neverland with the hero of their stories, Peter Pan. Dir: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson With: Bobby Driscoll, Kathryn Beaumont, Hans Conried Animation | Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Music 77 mins.
2. Roman Holiday (1953) Roman Holiday (1953)
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A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome. Dir: William Wyler With: Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn, Eddie Albert Comedy | Drama | Romance 118 mins.
3. Shane (1953) Shane (1953)
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A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smoldering settler/rancher conflict forces him to act. Dir: George Stevens With: Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur, Van Heflin Drama | Romance | Western 118 mins.
4. The Naked Spur (1953) The Naked Spur (1953)
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A bounty hunter trying to bring a murderer to justice is forced to accept the help of two less-than-trustworthy strangers. Dir: Anthony Mann With: James Stewart, Janet Leigh, Robert Ryan Thriller | Western United States-PASSED 91 mins.
5. From Here to Eternity (1953) From Here to Eternity (1953)
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In 1941 Hawaii, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second in command are falling in love. Dir: Fred Zinnemann With: Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift, Deborah Kerr Drama | Romance | War 118 mins.
6. The War of the Worlds (1953) The War of the Worlds (1953)
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The film adaptation of the H.G.Wells story told on radio of the invasion of Earth by Martians. Dir: Byron Haskin With: Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne Action | Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller 85 mins.
7. Stalag 17 (1953) Stalag 17 (1953)
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When two escaping American World War II prisoners are killed, the German POW camp barracks black marketeer, J.J. Sefton, is suspected of being an informer. Dir: Billy Wilder With: William Holden, Don Taylor, Otto Preminger Comedy | Drama | War 120 mins.
8. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
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Singers Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw travel to Paris, pursued by a private detective hired by the disapproving father of Lorelei's fiancé to keep an eye on her, as well as a rich, enamored old man and many other doting admirers. Dir: Howard Hawks With: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, Charles Coburn Comedy | Musical | Romance 91 mins.
9. The Band Wagon (1953) The Band Wagon (1953)
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A pretentiously artistic director is hired for a new Broadway musical and changes it beyond recognition. Dir: Vincente Minnelli With: Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Oscar Levant Comedy | Musical | Romance 112 mins.
10. How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) How to Marry a Millionaire (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Three women set out to find eligible millionaires to marry, but find true love in the process. Dir: Jean Negulesco With: Marilyn Monroe, Betty Grable, Lauren Bacall Comedy | Drama | Romance 95 mins.
11. I Confess (1953) I Confess (1953)
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Refusing to give into police investigators' questions of suspicion, due to the seal of confession, a priest becomes the prime suspect in a murder. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Montgomery Clift, Anne Baxter, Karl Malden Crime | Thriller 95 mins.
12. The Wages of Fear (1953) The Wages of Fear (1953)
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In a decrepit South American village, men are hired to transport an urgent nitroglycerine shipment without the equipment that would make it safe. Dir: Henri-Georges Clouzot With: Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Peter van Eyck Adventure | Drama | Thriller 131 mins.
13. House of Wax (1953) House of Wax (1953)
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An associate burns down a wax museum with the owner inside, but he survives only to become vengeful and murderous. Dir: André De Toth With: Vincent Price, Frank Lovejoy, Phyllis Kirk Horror 88 mins.
14. The Wild One (1953) The Wild One (1953)
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Two rival motorcycle gangs terrorize a small town after one of their leaders is thrown in jail. Dir: Laslo Benedek With: Marlon Brando, Mary Murphy, Robert Keith Crime | Drama | Thriller 79 mins.
15. The Cruel Sea (1953) The Cruel Sea (1953)
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The World War II adventures of a British convoy escort ship and its officers. Dir: Charles Frend With: Jack Hawkins, Donald Sinden, John Stratton Drama | War 126 mins.
16. Hondo (1953) Hondo (1953)
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Army despatch rider Hondo Lane discovers a woman and her son living in the midst of warring Apaches, and he becomes their protector. Dir: John Farrow With: John Wayne, Geraldine Page, Ward Bond Drama | Romance | War | Western 83 mins.
17. Tokyo Story (1953) Tokyo Story (1953)
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An old couple visit their children and grandchildren in the city; but the children have little time for them. Dir: Yasujirô Ozu With: Chishû Ryû, Chieko Higashiyama, Sô Yamamura Drama 136 mins.
18. Julius Caesar (1953) Julius Caesar (1953)
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The assassination of the would be ruler of Rome at the hands of Brutus and company has tragic consequences for the idealist and the republic. Dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz With: Louis Calhern, Marlon Brando, James Mason Drama | History 120 mins.
19. Calamity Jane (1953) Calamity Jane (1953)
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The story of Calamity Jane, her saloon, and her romance with Wild Bill Hickok. Dir: David Butler With: Doris Day, Howard Keel, Allyn Ann McLerie Comedy | Musical | Western 101 mins.
20. Last of the Comanches (1953) Last of the Comanches (1953)
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The remnants of a massacred cavalry troop and ragtag group of stagecoach passengers fight for survival against fierce Comanches at a desert ruin. Dir: André De Toth With: Broderick Crawford, Barbara Hale, Johnny Stewart Action | Adventure | Western 85 mins.
21. Walking My Baby Back Home (1953) Walking My Baby Back Home (1953)
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Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: Donald O'Connor, Janet Leigh, Buddy Hackett Comedy | Musical 95 mins.
22. Malta Story (1953) Malta Story (1953)
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In 1942 Britain was clinging to the island of Malta since it was critical to keeping Allied supply lines open... Dir: Brian Desmond Hurst With: Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Anthony Steel Drama | History | War 103 mins.
23. The Robe (1953) The Robe (1953)
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Marcellus is a tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group that is assigned to crucify Jesus... Dir: Henry Koster With: Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, Victor Mature Drama | History 135 mins.
24. The Big Heat (1953) The Big Heat (1953)
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Tough cop Dave Bannion takes on a politically powerful crime syndicate. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Jocelyn Brando Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller 90 mins.
25. Niagara (1953) Niagara (1953)
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As two couples are visiting Niagara Falls, tensions between one wife and her husband reach the level of murder. Dir: Henry Hathaway With: Marilyn Monroe, Joseph Cotten, Jean Peters Film-Noir | Thriller 92 mins.
26. Glen or Glenda (1953) Glen or Glenda (1953)
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A psychiatrist tells two stories: one of a transvestite (Glen or Glenda), the other of a pseudohermaphrodite (Alan or Anne). Dir: Edward D. Wood Jr. With: Edward D. Wood Jr., Bela Lugosi, Lyle Talbot Drama 65 mins.
27. Fear and Desire (1953) Fear and Desire (1953)
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Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Frank Silvera, Kenneth Harp, Paul Mazursky War | Drama 62 mins.
28. Beat the Devil (1953) Beat the Devil (1953)
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On their way to Africa are a group of rogues who hope to get rich there, and a seemingly innocent British couple. They meet and things happen... Dir: John Huston With: Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida Action | Adventure | Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance 89 mins.
29. Pickup on South Street (1953) Pickup on South Street (1953)
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A pickpocket unwittingly lifts a message destined for enemy agents and becomes a target for a Communist spy ring. Dir: Samuel Fuller With: Richard Widmark, Jean Peters, Thelma Ritter Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller 80 mins.
30. Mogambo (1953) Mogambo (1953)
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Victor Marswell runs a big game trapping company in Kenya. Eloise Kelly is ditched there, and an immediate attraction happens between them... Dir: John Ford With: Clark Gable, Grace Kelly, Ava Gardner Adventure | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 116 mins.
31. Man in the Attic (1953) Man in the Attic (1953)
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After an enigmatic, self-described pathologist rents the attic room of a Victorian house, his landlady begins to suspect her lodger is Jack the Ripper. Dir: Hugo Fregonese With: Jack Palance, Constance Smith, Byron Palmer Mystery | Thriller 82 mins.
32. Titanic (1953) Titanic (1953)
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An unhappy married couple deal with their problems on board the ill-fated ship. Dir: Jean Negulesco With: Clifton Webb, Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Wagner Drama | History | Romance 98 mins.
33. Kiss Me Kate (1953) Kiss Me Kate (1953)
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Fred and Lilly are a divorced pair of actors who are brought together by Cole Porter who has written a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew... Dir: George Sidney With: Kathryn Grayson, Howard Keel, Ann Miller Comedy | Musical | Romance 109 mins.
34. By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1953) By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1953)
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The trials and tribulations of the Winfield family in small town Indiana as Marjorie Winfield's boyfriend... Dir: David Butler With: Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Leon Ames Comedy | Family | Musical | Romance 101 mins.
35. Escape from Fort Bravo (1953) Escape from Fort Bravo (1953)
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A ruthless Union captain is renowned throughout his prison fort as the toughest soldier in the business... Dir: John Sturges With: William Holden, Eleanor Parker, John Forsythe Western United States-PASSED 99 mins.
36. Invaders from Mars (1953) Invaders from Mars (1953)
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A young boy learns that space aliens are taking over the minds of earthlings. Dir: William Cameron Menzies With: Helena Carter, Arthur Franz, Jimmy Hunt Horror | Sci-Fi 78 mins.
37. One Girl's Confession (1953) One Girl's Confession (1953)
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Another of the "Fate and Irony" films from director-writer-producer-actor Hugo Haas but this one has... Dir: Hugo Haas With: Cleo Moore, Hugo Haas, Glenn Langan Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 74 mins.
38. The Earrings of Madame de... (1953) The Earrings of Madame de... (1953)
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In the Paris of the late 19th century, Louise, wife of a general, sells the earrings her husband gave... Dir: Max Ophüls With: Charles Boyer, Danielle Darrieux, Vittorio De Sica Drama | Romance 105 mins.
39. The Long, Long Trailer (1953) The Long, Long Trailer (1953)
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Nicky and Tacy are going to be married. Nicky wants to save up money for a house, but Tacy dreams of... Dir: Vincente Minnelli With: Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Marjorie Main Comedy | Romance 103 mins.
40. It Came from Outer Space (1953) It Came from Outer Space (1953)
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A spaceship from another world crashes in the Arizona desert, and only an amateur stargazer and a schoolteacher suspect alien influence when the local townsfolk begin to act strange. Dir: Jack Arnold With: Richard Carlson, Barbara Rush, Charles Drake Horror | Romance | Sci-Fi | Thriller 81 mins.
41. Summer with Monika (1953) Summer with Monika (1953)
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Harry Lund is a nineteen-year-old young man who meets Monika, a romantic, reckless and rebellious seventeen-year-old... Dir: Ingmar Bergman With: Harriet Andersson, Lars Ekborg, Dagmar Ebbesen Drama | Romance 96 mins.
42. Law and Order (1953) Law and Order (1953)
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Frame Johnson already cleaned up Tombstone and hopes to settle down near Cottonwood. But a marshal's work is never done... Dir: Nathan Juran With: Ronald Reagan, Dorothy Malone, Preston Foster Western 80 mins.
43. The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953) The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
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A ferocious dinosaur awakened by an Arctic atomic test terrorizes the North Atlantic and ultimately New York City. Dir: Eugène Lourié With: Paul Hubschmid, Paula Raymond, Cecil Kellaway Adventure | Horror | Sci-Fi 80 mins.
44. Houdini (1953) Houdini (1953)
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The spectacular but tragically short career of magician and illusionist Harry Houdini whose tricks defied explanation and safety. Dir: George Marshall With: Tony Curtis, Janet Leigh, Torin Thatcher Biography | Drama 106 mins.
45. Salome (1953) Salome (1953)
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In the reign of emperor Tiberius, Gallilean prophet John the Baptist preaches against King Herod and Queen Herodias... Dir: William Dieterle With: Rita Hayworth, Stewart Granger, Charles Laughton Drama | History 103 mins.
46. Scared Stiff (1953) Scared Stiff (1953)
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Fleeing a murder charge, a singer and a busboy (Martin & Lewis) wind up on a spooky Carribean island inherited by heiress (Scott). Dir: George Marshall With: Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Lizabeth Scott Comedy | Horror | Musical | Mystery 108 mins.
47. Island in the Sky (1953) Island in the Sky (1953)
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A C-47 transport plane, named the Corsair, makes a forced landing in the frozen wastes of Labrador, and the plane's pilot... Dir: William A. Wellman With: John Wayne, Lloyd Nolan, Walter Abel Adventure | Drama 109 mins.
48. The Moonlighter (1953) The Moonlighter (1953)
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Dir: Roy Rowland With: Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray, Ward Bond Romance | Western 77 mins.
49. The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. (1953) The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. (1953)
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The bane of adolescent Bart Collins' existence is the piano lessons he is forced to take under the tutelage of Dr... Dir: Roy Rowland With: Mary Healy, Hans Conried, Tommy Rettig Family | Fantasy | Music | Romance 89 mins.
50. Destination Gobi (1953) Destination Gobi (1953)
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A group of US Navy weathermen taking measurements in the Gobi desert in World War II are forced to seek... Dir: Robert Wise With: Richard Widmark, Don Taylor, Max Showalter Adventure | Drama | War 90 mins.
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