The Best Comedies of the 1950s

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Roman Holiday 1953, 118 min.

William Wyler     Starring: Audrey HepburnGregory PeckEddie Albert

Comedy    Romance    Romantic Comedy

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Harvey 1950, 104 min.

Henry Koster     Starring: James StewartJosephine HullPeggy Dow

Based-on-Theatre    Comedy    Comedy of Manners

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Duck Amuck 1953, 7 min.

Chuck Jones     Starring: Mel Blanc

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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Funny Face 1957, 103 min.

Stanley Donen     Starring: Audrey HepburnFred AstaireKay Thompson

Comedy    Musical    Musical Comedy

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White Christmas 1954, 120 min.

Michael Curtiz     Starring: Bing CrosbyDanny KayeRosemary Clooney

Comedy    Holiday Film    Musical

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The Lavender Hill Mob 1951, 81 min.

Charles Crichton     Starring: Alec GuinnessAlfie BassStanley Holloway

Caper    Comedy    Crime

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The Band Wagon 1953, 111 min.

Vincente Minnelli     Starring: Fred AstaireCyd CharisseOscar Levant

Comedy    Musical Comedy    Musical

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What's Opera, Doc? 1957, 7 min.

Chuck Jones     Starring: Mel Blanc

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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