Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1951

1. A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
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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. Dir: Elia Kazan With: Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando, Kim Hunter Drama 122 mins.
2. Alice in Wonderland (1951) Alice in Wonderland (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Alice stumbles into the world of Wonderland. Will she get home? Not if the Queen of Hearts has her way. Dir: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson With: Kathryn Beaumont, Ed Wynn, Richard Haydn Animation | Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Musical 75 mins.
3. The Man in the White Suit (1951) The Man in the White Suit (1951)
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An altruistic chemist invents a fabric that resists wear and stain as boon to humanity but both capital and labor realize it must be suppressed for economic reasons. Dir: Alexander Mackendrick With: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker Comedy | Sci-Fi | Drama 85 mins.
4. The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
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An alien lands and tells the people of Earth that they must live peacefully or be destroyed as a danger to other planets. Dir: Robert Wise With: Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller 92 mins.
5. Strangers on a Train (1951) Strangers on a Train (1951)
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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. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Farley Granger, Robert Walker, Ruth Roman Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller 101 mins.
6. The African Queen (1951) The African Queen (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In Africa during WW1, a gin-swilling riverboat owner/captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship. Dir: John Huston With: Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley Adventure | Romance | War 105 mins.
7. Meet Me After the Show (1951) Meet Me After the Show (1951)
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Delilah Lee is the star of husband Jeff Ames' Broadway show when she starts to suspect he has been exchanging more than contracts with the show's vampish backer. Alimony and amnesia become the order of the day. Dir: Richard Sale With: Betty Grable, Macdonald Carey, Rory Calhoun Comedy | Music | Musical 87 mins.
8. Two Tickets to Broadway (1951) Two Tickets to Broadway (1951)
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Nancy Peterson and her friends wants to get a spot on Bob Crosby's TV show, but their agent has linked them. Dir: James V. Kern With: Tony Martin, Janet Leigh, Gloria DeHaven Musical 106 mins.
9. Quo Vadis (1951) Quo Vadis (1951)
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A fierce Roman general becomes infatuated with a beautiful Christian hostage and begins questioning the tyrannical leadership of the despot Emporer Nero. Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr, Leo Genn Biography | Drama | History | Romance United States-PASSED 171 mins.
10. The Thing from Another World (1951) The Thing from Another World (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Scientists and American Air Force officials fend off a blood-thirsty alien organism while at a remote arctic outpost. Dir: Christian Nyby With: Kenneth Tobey, Margaret Sheridan, James Arness Horror | Sci-Fi 87 mins.