Category: 50’s Movies

MAUREEN O’HARA and JOHN WAYNE in THE QUIET MAN (1952) dir. John Ford

A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in 1920s Ireland, where he falls…

Linda Christian in Slaves of Babylon 1953

In ancient times, a Jew is instrumental in the crowning of a new Median-Persian king who, in…

Lana Turner in The Merry Widow, 1952

Marshovia, a small European kingdom, is on the brink of bankruptcy but the country may be saved…

Vikki Dougan – Richard Widmark in The tunnel of love 1958

And God Created Woman [1956]

Brigitte Bardot, And God Created Woman [1956] 1950s Saint-Tropez, France. Knowing what she wants, foxy Juliette Hardy,…

Marilyn Monroe on the set of “We’re Not Married” 1952.

In separate stories, five wedded couples learn that they are not legally married. Marilyn Monroe on the…

Kin Novak in Jeanne Eagels 1957

The life of 1920s actress Jeanne Eagels.

THE SEVEN YEAR ITCH (1955)

When his family goes away for the summer, a hitherto faithful husband with an overactive imagination is…

Steve Cochran – Ruth Roman (Tomorrow is another day) 1951

An ex-convict and a woman fall in love, after she shoots her police Lt. boyfriend dead in…