Best award winning movies with vibrant imagery from 1954

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with vibrant imagery from 1954! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with vibrant imagery from 1954, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 On the Waterfront (1954)

A dim-witted yet kind-hearted boxer, Terry Malloy, who failed to succeed unintentionally lures a man to his death after being tricked by a criminal called Johnny Friendly whose men pick of every man who has the courage to speak up to their crimes. As he works on the waterfronts that Friendly owns, he is sent to a church meeting run by a good preacher about how to deal with the problem and runs into the dead man’s sister. Slowly, he falls in love with her and begins to feel guilt about his crime.

Info

1954-06-22 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Marlon Brando, Karl Malden

Rating

rating icon 7.932
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #11 for
    extraordinary
  2. Ranked #21 for
    deservedly won awards
  3. Ranked #32 for
    blue-collar

Trailer

On the Waterfront trailer
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2 A Star Is Born (1954)

A movie star helps a young singer-actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.

Info

1954-10-01 | Drama / Music

Cast

Judy Garland, James Mason

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #54 for
    immensely talented
  2. Ranked #75 for
    great soundtrack
  3. Ranked #78 for
    downward spiral

Trailer

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3 Carmen Jones (1954)

The tale of the cigarette-maker Carmen and the Spanish cavalry soldier Don Jose is translated into a modern-day story of a parachute factory worker and a stalwart GI named Joe who is about to go to flying school. Conflict arises when a prize-ring champ captures the heart of Carmen after she has seduced Joe and caused him to go AWOL.

Info

1954-10-28 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Harry Belafonte, Dorothy Dandridge

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #21 for
    flirtatious
  2. Ranked #69 for
    barn-burner
  3. Ranked #79 for
    pin-up girl

Trailer

Carmen Jones trailer
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4 Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)

In 1850 Oregon, when a backwoodsman brings a wife home to his farm, his six brothers decide that they want to get married too.

Info

1954-07-22 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jane Powell, Howard Keel

Rating

rating icon 7.191
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #41 for
    rambunctious
  2. Ranked #60 for
    matte shot
  3. Ranked #61 for
    machismo

Trailer

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers trailer
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5 Romeo and Juliet (1954)

In Shakespeare's classic play, the Montagues and Capulets, two families of Renaissance Italy, have hated each other for years, but the son of one family and the daughter of the other fall desperately in love and secretly marry.

Info

1954-09-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Laurence Harvey, Susan Shentall

Rating

rating icon 5.107
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #78 for
    great to watch with a loved one
  2. Ranked #85 for
    professional directing
  3. Ranked #124 for
    non-professional cast

Trailer

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6 The Caine Mutiny (1954)

When a US Naval captain shows signs of mental instability that jeopardize his ship, the first officer relieves him of command and faces court martial for mutiny.

Info

1954-06-24 | Drama / War

Cast

Humphrey Bogart, Robert Francis

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #80 for
    Courtroom Drama
  2. Ranked #112 for
    hard-nosed
  3. Ranked #144 for
    shoo in

Trailer

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7 La Strada (1954)

When Gelsomina, a naïve young woman, is purchased from her impoverished mother by brutish circus strongman Zampanò to be his wife and partner, she loyally endures her husband's coldness and abuse as they travel the Italian countryside performing together. Soon Zampanò must deal with his jealousy and conflicted feelings about Gelsomina when she finds a kindred spirit in Il Matto, the carefree circus fool, and contemplates leaving Zampanò.

Info

1954-09-23 | Drama

Cast

Anthony Quinn, Giulietta Masina

Rating

rating icon 7.921
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #21 for
    freak show
  2. Ranked #30 for
    carny ride
  3. Ranked #30 for
    neo-realism

Trailer

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8 The Country Girl (1954)

An ex-theater actor is given one more chance to star in a musical yet his alcoholism may prevent it from happening.

Info

1954-12-15 | Drama

Cast

Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly

Rating

rating icon 6.905
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #43 for
    wallflower
  2. Ranked #101 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  3. Ranked #112 for
    prissy

Trailer

The Country Girl trailer
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9 Seven Samurai (1954)

A samurai answers a village's request for protection after he falls on hard times. The town needs protection from bandits, so the samurai gathers six others to help him teach the people how to defend themselves, and the villagers provide the soldiers with food.

Info

1954-04-26 | Action / Drama

Cast

Toshirō Mifune, Takashi Shimura

Rating

rating icon 8.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #141 for
    chivalry
  2. Ranked #153 for
    lumberjack
  3. Ranked #190 for
    mythology extending

Trailer

Seven Samurai trailer
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10 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)

A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinkings encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilus, commanded by Captain Nemo.

Info

1954-12-23 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Kirk Douglas, James Mason

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #22 for
    kid-friendly
  2. Ranked #70 for
    matte shot
  3. Ranked #72 for
    antiquated

Trailer

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