Classic Film Adaptations: The 1950s

Books and plays adapted into classic films between 1950 and 1959. Vote based on the book, or the movie, or both!

For books first adapted to the stage, and thence to the screen, add the original book (i.e. The Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories rather than Witness for the Prosecution.
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