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Oscar winners 1950 – 1959

Year Best Picture Best Director Best Actor Best Actress
1959 Ben-Hur William Wyler, Ben-Hur Charlton Heston, Ben-Hur Simone Signoret, Room at the Top
1958 Gigi Vincente Minnelli, Gigi David Niven, Separate Tables Susan Hayward, I Want to Live!
1957 The Bridge on the River Kwai David Lean, The Bridge on the River Kwai Alec Guinness, The Bridge on the River Kwai Joanne Woodward, The Three Faces of Eve
1956 Around the World in 80 Days George Stevens, Giant Yul Brynner, The King and I Ingrid Bergman, Anastasia
1955 Marty Delbert Mann, Marty Ernest Borgnine, Marty Anna Magnani, The Rose Tattoo
1954 On the Waterfront Elia Kazan, On the Waterfront Marlon Brando, On the Waterfront Grace Kelly, The Country Girl
1953 From Here to Eternity Fred Zinnemann, From Here to Eternity William Holden, Stalag 17 Audrey Hepburn, Roman Holiday
1952 The Greatest Show on Earth John Ford, The Quiet Man Gary Cooper, High Noon Shirley Booth, Come Back, Little Sheba
1951 An American in Paris George Stevens, A Place in the Sun Humphrey Bogart, The African Queen Vivien Leigh, A Streetcar Named Desire
1950 All About Eve Joseph Mankiewicz, All About Eve José Ferrer, Cyrano de Bergerac Judy Holliday, Born Yesterday

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