Decades: The 1950s on Film!

This is a list of films set, at least, partially or fully in the 1950s. Not films filmed in the 1950s, but rather period films.

1990s | 1980s | 1970s | 1960s | 1950s

  • 10 Rillington Place
  • 8 Women
  • 84 Charing Cross Road
  • Absolute Beginners
  • The Adventures of Tintin
  • Alice Fades Away
  • All the King's Men
  • Almayer's Folly
  • The Ambassador to Bern
  • American Hot Wax
  • American Me
  • American Pop
  • An American Rhapsody
  • Angel Heart
  • Annabelle: Creation
  • The Audrey Hepburn Story
  • Avalon
  • Back to the Future
  • Badlands
  • Bastard Out of Carolina
  • Beaches
  • Beat
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me
  • The Bell Jar
  • Between Two Women
  • Beyond the Sea
  • Big Eyes
  • Big Fish
  • Big Night
  • Big Sur
  • The Big Town
  • Bird
  • Blaze
  • Blonde
  • The Blue Kite
  • Book of Love
  • The Bookshop
  • Braindead
  • Breathe
  • The Brink's Job
  • Brooklyn
  • The Buddy Holly Story
  • The Butler
  • Cadillac Records
  • Capote
  • Captives
  • Carnal Knowledge
  • Carol
  • The Case of the Naves Brothers
  • Charlatan
  • Chattahoochee
  • Che: Part One
  • Chicken Run
  • Chico & Rita
  • Child of God
  • Children of Glory
  • China Cry: A True Story
  • Chocolat
  • Christine
  • Christopher Robin
  • The Chronicles of Melanie
  • The Cider House Rules
  • Circle of Friends
  • The Circle
  • Clue
  • The Cold Summer of 1953
  • Cold War
  • Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
  • The Confessional
  • Confessions of a Sorority Girl
  • Cool and the Crazy
  • Corrina, Corrina
  • Crazy Mama
  • Cry-Baby
  • Cuba
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
  • Curse III: Blood Sacrifice
  • Dance with a Stranger
  • Dangerous Dreams
  • Daniel
  • A Dark Adapted Eye
  • Dash and Lilly
  • DAU. Degeneration
  • DAU. Natasha
  • DAU. New Man
  • Dead Poets Society
  • Death of a Loved One
  • The Death of Stalin
  • The Deep Blue Sea
  • The Delinquents
  • Deranged
  • Desert Bloom
  • Desert Hearts
  • Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel
  • Deuces Wild
  • Diner
  • Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights
  • Distant Voices, Still Lives
  • Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors