The Best Adventure Movies of the 1950s

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The Hidden Fortress

1958    Akira Kurosawa    Not Rated

Adventure    Costume Adventure    Foreign Language Film

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The African Queen

1951    John Huston    Not Rated

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Drama

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Forbidden Planet

1956    Fred M. Wilcox    Rated G

Action    Adventure    Based-on-Shakespeare

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The Ten Commandments

1956    Cecil B. DeMille    Rated G

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Drama

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Peter Pan

1953    Clyde Geronimi    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Family

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The Red Balloon

1956    Albert Lamorisse    Not Rated

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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The Caine Mutiny

1954    Edward Dmytryk    Not Rated

Adventure    Courtroom Drama    Drama

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Creature from the Black Lagoon

1954    Jack Arnold    Rated G

Adventure    Horror    Jungle Film

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The Court Jester

1956    Melvin Frank, Norman Panama    Not Rated

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

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The 7th Voyage of Sinbad

1958    Nathan Juran    Rated G

Action    Adventure    Family

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Moby Dick

1956    John Huston    Not Rated

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Based-on-19th-Century-Literature

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The Vikings

1958    Richard Fleischer    Not Rated

Action    Adventure

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