COLUMBIA HITS - Anos 50

by ongmonky-995-9183 | created - 04 Oct 2017 | updated - 18 Oct 2017 | Public
 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Instant Watch Options
  • Genres
  • Movies or TV
  • IMDb Rating
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
  • Keywords




IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »




Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »




































































































1. The Traveling Saleswoman (1950)

Approved | 75 min | Action, Comedy, Music

In this western comedy, the King Soap Company is doing poorly and to receive a bank loan the Banker says they must have orders. So daughter Mabel heads west as a traveling saleswoman. Just ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Reisner | Stars: Joan Davis, Andy Devine, Adele Jergens, Joe Sawyer

Votes: 30

2. The Nevadan (1950)

Approved | 81 min | Western

A mysterious stranger crosses paths with an outlaw bank robber and a greedy rancher.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Randolph Scott, Dorothy Malone, Forrest Tucker, Frank Faylen

Votes: 685

3. Trail of the Rustlers (1950)

Passed | 55 min | Action, Comedy, Music

Widow Mahoney, the best cook in town and hotel proprietor , along with her larcenous sons, is trying to take control of the town's water supply so she can acquire the valley ranchland cheaply.

Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Charles Starrett, Smiley Burnette, Gail Davis, Tommy Ivo

Votes: 78

4. Girls' School (1950)

Approved | 62 min | Drama

Peggy Donovan enters an exclusive but financially-strapped finishing school for girls operated by Colonel Matthews and his sister Emily. Student Lucille Farnsworth discovers the Peggy ... See full summary »

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Joyce Reynolds, Ross Ford, Kasey Rogers, Julia Dean

Votes: 11

5. Tyrant of the Sea (1950)

Approved | 70 min | Adventure, War

In 1803, the only thing standing between Napoleon and his plan of world domination is England and the British Navy. The admiralty, learning that Napoleon has assembled an invasion fleet ... See full summary »

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Rhys Williams, Ron Randell, Valentine Perkins, Doris Lloyd

Votes: 14

6. Father Is a Bachelor (1950)

Approved | 83 min | Comedy, Family

William Holden plays a drifter who comes to a small town and discovers a cabin in the forest where five kids: January, February, March, April, and May are living without parents. Their ... See full summary »

Directors: Abby Berlin, Norman Foster | Stars: William Holden, Coleen Gray, Mary Jane Saunders, Charles Winninger

Votes: 341

7. A Woman of Distinction (1950)

85 min | Comedy

Ice-cold college dean Susan Middlecott feels there's no room in her life for romance. Enter Prof. Alec Stevenson, British lecturer on astronomy, touring North America and in possession of a... See full summary »

Director: Edward Buzzell | Stars: Rosalind Russell, Ray Milland, Edmund Gwenn, Janis Carter

Votes: 311

8. The Good Humor Man (1950)

Passed | 80 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Biff Jones is a driver/salesman for the Good Humor ice-cream company. He hopes to marry his girl Margie, who works as a secretary for Stuart Nagel, an insurance investigator. Margie won't ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Jack Carson, Lola Albright, Jean Wallace, George Reeves

Votes: 356

9. Blondie's Hero (1950)

Approved | 67 min | Comedy

Dagwood accidentally enlists in the Army reserve. Blondie accompanies him to basic training camp.

Director: Edward Bernds | Stars: Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Marjorie Ann Mutchie

Votes: 121

10. Cargo to Capetown (1950)

Approved | 80 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

The plot involves Ireland, captain of a tired oil tanker, and Crawford, the ship's engineer. The pair soon find themselves at odds over their mutual affection for Drew (who happens to be Crawford's fiancee).

Director: Earl McEvoy | Stars: Broderick Crawford, Ellen Drew, John Ireland, Edgar Buchanan

Votes: 88

11. Cody of the Pony Express (1950)

Approved | 270 min | Action, Adventure, Western

An Eastern syndicate, plotting to gain control of the western frontier, hires a gang led by Mort Black to drive out the settlers. Army undercover agent Lt. Jim Archer and young Pony Express... See full summary »

Director: Spencer Gordon Bennet | Stars: Jock Mahoney, Dickie Moore, Peggy Stewart, William Fawcett

Votes: 29

12. No Sad Songs for Me (1950)

Approved | 88 min | Drama

Mary Scott learns she only has ten months to live before dying of an incurable disease. She manages to keep the news from her husband, Brad and daughter, Polly. She tries to make every ... See full summary »

Director: Rudolph Maté | Stars: Margaret Sullavan, Wendell Corey, Viveca Lindfors, Natalie Wood

Votes: 361

13. Outcast of Black Mesa (1950)

Approved | 54 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

Steve 'The Durango Kid' Norman is accused of a crime he didn't commit. With the help of his old friend Smiley Burnette Steve breaks jail to find the real culprits. The sneaky Ruth Dorn is Steve's main suspect.

Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Charles Starrett, Smiley Burnette, Martha Hyer, Richard Bailey

Votes: 9

14. Beware of Blondie (1950)

Approved | 64 min | Comedy

Mr. Dithers has gone on vacation and left Dagwood to look after the company. Toby tries to take advantage of Dagwood's naiveté, but Blondie saves the day.

Director: Edward Bernds | Stars: Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Marjorie Ann Mutchie

Votes: 137

16. Kill the Umpire (1950)

Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Sport

An umpire-hating ex-baseball player loses many jobs because his passion for watching ball games during working hours but he decides to combine business with pleasure by becoming an umpire himself.

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: William Bendix, Una Merkel, Ray Collins, Gloria Henry

Votes: 467

17. Beauty on Parade (1950)

Approved | 66 min | Drama

Marian Medford Woodstock gave up a chance twenty years ago to compete for the Miss USA beauty title in order to marry Jeffrey Woodstock. She hopes to realize her past ambitions for fame and... See full summary »

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Robert Hutton, Ruth Warrick, Lola Albright, John Ridgely

Votes: 9

18. In a Lonely Place (1950)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

A potentially violent screenwriter is a murder suspect until his lovely neighbor clears him. But she begins to have doubts.

Director: Nicholas Ray | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame, Frank Lovejoy, Carl Benton Reid

Votes: 23,643

19. Customs Agent (1950)

Passed | 71 min | Crime, Drama

U. S. Customs is trying to stop the illegal export of a miracle drug to China. A Customs agent in Shanghai inadvertently gets his partner killed and is fired. The now ex-agent goes on a ... See full summary »

Director: Seymour Friedman | Stars: William Eythe, Marjorie Reynolds, Griff Barnett, Howard St. John

Votes: 25

20. Fortunes of Captain Blood (1950)

Approved | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

When some of his crew are captured by the Spaniards in Rio De La Hacha, pirate Captain Peter Blood enters the city in disguise in order to free his men from Marquis De Riconete's prison.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Louis Hayward, Patricia Medina, George Macready, Alfonso Bedoya

Votes: 271

21. Texas Dynamo (1950)

Approved | 56 min | Action, Music, Western

Stanton, backed by the citizen's peace patrol making him the only armed man in town but actually the head of a gang of crooks, has Julia Beck elected mayor as an honest front for his ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Charles Starrett, Smiley Burnette, Lois Hall, Jock Mahoney

Votes: 11

22. Hoedown (1950)

Approved | 64 min | Western

Cowboy movie star Stoney Rhodes (Jock Mahoney as Jock O'Mahoney) has made one western film and thinks he is on a personal appearance tour paid for by the studio, but he and his film were so... See full summary »

Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Eddy Arnold, Jeff Donnell, Jock Mahoney, Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams

Votes: 36

23. State Penitentiary (1950)

Passed | 66 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

Roger Manners (Warner Baxter), a former aircraft manufacturer is wrongly accused and convicted of embezzlement of $400,000 and is given a long prison sentence. There he must decide rather ... See full summary »

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Warner Baxter, Onslow Stevens, Karin Booth, Robert Shayne

Votes: 63

24. Rogues of Sherwood Forest (1950)

Approved | 79 min | Adventure, Drama

When King John imposes oppressive taxes and cruel treatment upon the local population in medieval England, the son of legendary bandit Robin Hood reforms his father's "Merry Men" to once more rise against the king.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: John Derek, Diana Lynn, George Macready, Alan Hale

Votes: 276

25. David Harding, Counterspy (1950)

Passed | 71 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

Based on the long-running radio program created by Philips H. Lord, the film opens with a radio commentator blasting the U. S. government for the manner in which a certain foreign power has... See full summary »

Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Willard Parker, Audrey Long, Howard St. John, Raymond Greenleaf

Votes: 50

26. Atom Man vs. Superman (1950)

Approved | 252 min | Sci-Fi

Superman battles Lex Luthor who is using a teleportation device and a new identity as Atom Man in his criminal plans.

Director: Spencer Gordon Bennet | Stars: Kirk Alyn, Noel Neill, Lyle Talbot, Tommy Bond

Votes: 599

27. Streets of Ghost Town (1950)

Passed | 54 min | Action, Music, Mystery

Steve, Smiley, and the Sheriff come to a ghost town looking for missing gold. In flashback, Steve tells the story of Bill Donner who doublecrossed his partners to get the gold. Donner, now ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Charles Starrett, George Chesebro, Mary Ellen Kay, Stanley Andrews

Votes: 91

28. On the Isle of Samoa (1950)

Approved | 63 min | Adventure

Ex-flyer Kenneth Crandall is surprised by his boss in an Australian nightclub, while attempting a robbery. Papita, Crandall's accomplice and the boss's wife, is shot and killed by her ... See full summary »

Director: William Berke | Stars: Jon Hall, Susan Cabot, Raymond Greenleaf, Henry Marco

Votes: 47

29. The Petty Girl (1950)

Approved | 88 min | Biography, Comedy, Musical

An artist famous for his calendar portraits of beautiful women becomes fascinated by a prim and proper professor and tries to get her to pose for his arwork. She declines his offer, but he's determined not to take no for an answer.

Director: Henry Levin | Stars: Robert Cummings, Joan Caulfield, Elsa Lanchester, Melville Cooper

Votes: 216

31. Convicted (1950)

Passed | 91 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A D.A. becomes the prison warden where he tries to help an inmate he prosecuted, because he believes his sentence was excessive.

Director: Henry Levin | Stars: Glenn Ford, Broderick Crawford, Millard Mitchell, Dorothy Malone

Votes: 665

32. Rookie Fireman (1950)

Approved | 63 min | Drama, Romance

Merchant seaman Joe Blake, in love with Peggy Walters, takes the job of a rookie fireman in a big city department. His commander is strict-disciplinarian Fire Captain Jess Henshaw. Margie ... See full summary »

Director: Seymour Friedman | Stars: Bill Williams, Barton MacLane, Marjorie Reynolds, Gloria Henry

Votes: 10

33. Across the Badlands (1950)

Passed | 55 min | Action, Comedy, Music

The Durango Kid exposes a gang making attacks on a band of surveyors laying a new railway line.

Director: Fred F. Sears | Stars: Charles Starrett, Smiley Burnette, Helen Mowery, Stanley Andrews

Votes: 30

34. The Fuller Brush Girl (1950)

Approved | 85 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Scatterbrained Sally Elliott tries to get a job as a Fuller brush girl and desperate for money she borrows her friend's kit without permission and her attempts at selling cosmetics ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Lucille Ball, Eddie Albert, Carl Benton Reid, Gale Robbins

Votes: 586

35. Chain Gang (1950)

Passed | 70 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Crusading newspaperman Cliff Roberts (Douglas Kennedy), masquerades as a prison guard and gets a job attached to the chain gang. Using a tiny camera in the shape of a cigarette lighter, he ... See full summary »

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Douglas Kennedy, Marjorie Lord, Emory Parnell, William 'Bill' Phillips

Votes: 78

36. Between Midnight and Dawn (1950)

Passed | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

Prowl car cops on night duty romance a reluctant young lady while in danger from a vengeful racketeer.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Mark Stevens, Edmond O'Brien, Gale Storm, Donald Buka

Votes: 395

37. Raiders of Tomahawk Creek (1950)

Passed | 55 min | Action, Drama, Music

When a rancher, part of whose property is in Indian territory, is murdered and robbed of a silver ring of Indian origin, the new Indian Agent, Steve Blake (Charles Starrett) investigates. ... See full summary »

Director: Fred F. Sears | Stars: Charles Starrett, Smiley Burnette, Edgar Dearing, Kay Buckley

Votes: 15

38. Last of the Buccaneers (1950)

Passed | 79 min | Action, Adventure, History

Swashbuckler about the adventures of pirate Jean Lafitte after he helped save New Orleans from a British invasion during the War of 1812.

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Paul Henreid, Jack Oakie, Karin Booth, Mary Anderson

Votes: 122

39. He's a Cockeyed Wonder (1950)

Approved | 76 min | Comedy

Freddie Frisby is informed by Bob Sears that he can't marry Bob's daughter, Judy, as he is only a fumbling failure as an orange picker, and Judy can do better. Freddie's prospects brighten ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Godfrey | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Terry Moore, William Demarest, Charles Arnt

Votes: 84

40. Pirates of the High Seas (1950)

Approved | 260 min | Action, Crime

Two ex-Navy buddies travel to a tropical island to help search for a fugitive Nazi and a fortune in diamonds stolen by him during WWII, and encounter multiple dangers at the hand of a gang ... See full summary »

Directors: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Thomas Carr | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Lois Hall, Tommy Farrell, Gene Roth

Votes: 28

41. Harriet Craig (1950)

Approved | 94 min | Drama

Domineering Harriet Craig holds more regard for her home and its possessions than she does for any person in her life. Among those she treats like household objects are her kind husband ... See full summary »

Director: Vincent Sherman | Stars: Joan Crawford, Wendell Corey, Lucile Watson, Allyn Joslyn

Votes: 1,467

42. Emergency Wedding (1950)

Passed | 78 min | Comedy, Drama

In this remake of 1941's "You Belong to Me," a young millionaire, Peter J. Kirk, Jr., fails in all of his attempts to emulate his successful father. He meets and marries Dr. Helen Hunt, who... See full summary »

Director: Edward Buzzell | Stars: Larry Parks, Barbara Hale, Willard Parker, Una Merkel

Votes: 44

43. The Tougher They Come (1950)

Passed | 69 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Lumberjack Joe MacKinley (Preston Foster) inherits a valuable tract of forest-land which is coveted by a large lumber company. He and his new bride, Helen (Kay Buckley), start a logging ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Wayne Morris, Preston Foster, Kay Buckley, William Bishop

Votes: 23

44. Counterspy Meets Scotland Yard (1950)

Approved | 67 min | Crime, Drama

When enemy agents obtain leaked secrets about a guided missile reservation, the chief of America's counterspy division (Howard St. John) and Scotland Yard's best investigator Ron Randell ... See full summary »

Director: Seymour Friedman | Stars: Howard St. John, Ron Randell, Amanda Blake, Lewis Martin

Votes: 61

45. Frontier Outpost (1950)

55 min | Comedy, Music, Western

6.5