1954

Sabrina 1954

Linus and David Larrabee are the two sons of a very wealthy family. Linus is all work -- busily running the family corporate empire with no time for a wife and family. David is all play -- technically employed in the family business but never showing up for work, spending all his time entertaining, and having been married and divorced three times. Sabrina Fairchild is the young, shy, and awkward daughter of the household chauffeur, who has been infatuated with David all her life, but whom David hardly notices till she goes away to Paris for two years and returns an elegant, sophisticated, beautiful woman. Suddenly, she finds she's captured David's attention, but just as she does so, she finds herself also falling in love with Linus, and she finds that Linus is also falling in love with her.

Category: Comedy, Drama, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, William Holden, Walter Hampden

7.7 IMDB Rating 2,153 Views
White Christmas 1954

Having left the Army following W.W.II, Bob Wallace and Phil Davis team up to become a top song-and-dance act. Davis plays matchmaker and introduces Wallace to a pair of beautiful sisters (Betty and Judy) who also have a song-and-dance act. When Betty and Judy travel to a Vermont lodge to perform a Christmas show, Wallace and Davis follow, only to find their former commander, General Waverly, as the lodge owner. A series of romantic mix-ups ensue as the performers try to help the General.

Category: Christmas, Comedy, Musical

Stars: Bing Crosby,Danny Kaye,Rosemary Clooney,Vera-Ellen

7.6 IMDB Rating 2,165 Views
Carmen Jones 1954

At an all-black army camp, civilian parachute maker and "hot bundle" Carmen Jones is desired by many of the men. Naturally, she wants Joe, who's engaged to sweet Cindy Lou and about to go into pilot training for the Korean War. Going after him, she succeeds only in getting him into the stockade. While she awaits his release, trouble approaches for both of them. Songs from the Bizet opera with modernized lyrics.

Category: Drama, Movies, Musical, Romantic

Stars: Harry Belafonte,Dorothy Dandridge,Pearl Bailey,Olga James

6.9 IMDB Rating 866 Views
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea 1954

The oceans during the late 1860-92s are no longer safe; many ships have been lost. Sailors have returned to port with stories of a vicious narwhal (a giant whale with a long horn) which sinks their ships. A naturalist, Professor (Pierre) Aronnax, his assistant, Conseil, and a professional whaler, Ned Land, join an US expedition which attempts to unravel the mystery.

Category: Adventure, Drama, Family, Kids, Movies

Stars: Kirk Douglas,James Mason,Paul Lukas,Peter Lorre

7.2 IMDB Rating 1,063 Views
Journey to Italy 1954

Catherine and Alexander, wealthy and sophisticated, drive to Naples to dispose of a deceased uncle's villa. There's a coolness in their relationship and aspects of Naples add to the strain. She remembers a poet who loved her and died in the war; although she didn't love him, the memory underscores romance's absence from her life now. She tours the museums of Naples and Pompeii, immersing herself in the Neapolitan fascination with the dead and noticing how many women are pregnant; he idles on Capri, flirting with women but drawing back from adultery. With her, he's sarcastic; with him, she's critical. They talk of divorce. Will this foreign couple find insight and direction in Italy?

Category: Drama, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Ingrid Bergman,George Sanders,Maria Mauban,Anna Proclemer

7.4 IMDB Rating 800 Views
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers 1954

Adam, the eldest of seven brothers, goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home. Only then does she discover he has six brothers - all living in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Then, after reading about the Roman capture of the Sabine women, Adam develops an inspired solution to his brothers' loneliness.

Category: Comedy, Drama, Movies, Musical

Stars: Howard Keel,Jeff Richards,Russ Tamblyn,Tommy Rall

7.4 IMDB Rating 982 Views
Dial M for Murder 1954

In London, wealthy Margot Mary Wendice had a brief love affair with the American writer Mark Halliday while her husband and professional tennis player Tony Wendice was on a tennis tour. Tony quits playing to dedicate to his wife and finds a regular job. She decides to give him a second chance for their marriage. When Mark arrives from America to visit the couple, Margot tells him that she had destroyed all his letters but one that was stolen. Subsequently she was blackmailed, but she had never retrieved the stolen letter. Tony arrives home, claims that he needs to work and asks Margot to go with Mark to the theater. Meanwhile Tony calls Captain Lesgate (aka Charles Alexander Swann who studied with him at college) and blackmails him to murder his wife, so that he can inherit her fortune. But there is no perfect crime, and things do not work as planned.

Category: Crime, Film-Noir, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Ray Milland,Grace Kelly,Robert Cummings,John Williams

8.2 IMDB Rating 1,775 Views
A Star Is Born 1954

Norman Maine, a movie star whose career is on the wane, meets showgirl Esther Blodgett when he drunkenly stumbles into her act one night. A friendship develops, then blossoms into romance before tensions increase as Esther's career takes off while Norman's continues to plummet.

Category: Drama, Musical, Romantic

Stars: Judy Garland,James Mason,Jack Carson,Charles Bickford

7.8 IMDB Rating 2,918 Views
En lektion i kärlek 1954

After 15 years of marriage, David and Marianne have grown apart. David has had an affair with a patient of his and Marianne has got herself involved with her former lover Carl-Adam, who's also David's best friend. When she travels to Copenhagen to meet Carl-Adam, David takes the same train as she does, making it look coincidental. Spending time together remembering their past and talking about their future, they come to understand each other again, which leads to a reconciliation.

Category: Comedy, Drama

Stars: Eva Dahlbeck,Gunnar Björnstrand,Yvonne Lombard,Harriet Andersson

7.2 IMDB Rating 691 Views
Myteriet på Caine 1954

During the World War II, the crew of a small insignificant ship in the U.S. Pacific Fleet experience an event unlike any event ever experience by the United States Navy. A Ship's Captain is removed from command by his Executive Officer in an apparent outright act of mutiny. As the trial of the mutineers unfold, it is learned that the Captain of the ship was mentally unstable, perhaps even insane. The Navy must decide if the Caine Mutiny was a criminal act, or an act of courage to save a ship from destruction at the hands of her Captain?

Category: Drama, War

Stars: Humphrey Bogart,José Ferrer,Van Johnson,Fred MacMurray

7.9 IMDB Rating 1,032 Views