1951 Movies

Take a nostalgic look back at the top movies of 1951, celebrating the films, directors and actors that defined the year and left a lasting legacy in the world of entertainment.

  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • The African Queen
  • A Place in the Sun
  • An American in Paris
  • Quo Vadis
  • Show Boat
  • The Great Caruso
  • That's My Boy
  • David and Bathsheba
  • Ace in the Hole
  • Scrooge
  • Strangers on a Train
  • Bellissima
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still
  • The Lavender Hill Mob
  • Othello
  • The River
  • Detective Story
  • Westward the Women
  • En la palma de tu mano
  • La Poison
  • Deedar
  • People Will Talk
  • The Steel Helmet
  • The Mating Season

What happened in 1951?

Discover what the world looked like in 1951: