Best Movies of 1954

RTITLELL%Lists By Year
1The Caine Mutiny29374%1954 (293)
2On the Waterfront27369%1954 (273)
3Rear Window25966%1954 (259)
4The Country Girl20652%1954 (206)
5The High and the Mighty19148%1954 (191)
6Seven Brides For Seven Brothers 19048%1954 (190)
7Sabrina (1954)18948%1954 (189)
8Executive Suite18346%1954 (183)
9The Glenn Miller Story15038%1954 (150)
10Three Coins in the Fountain14938%1954 (149)
11Magnificent Obsession (1954)13233%1954 (132)
12A Star is Born (1954)11329%1954 (113)
13Carmen Jones10627%1954 (106)
14The Barefoot Contessa9424%1954 (94)
15Dial M for Murder9324%1954 (93)
16White Christmas8923%1954 (89)
17There’s No Business Like Show Business6617%1954 (66)
18Genevieve 6015%1954 (60)
19Gate of Hell5715%1955 (57)
20Romeo and Juliet (1954)5915%1954 (59)
20Desiree5915%1954 (59)
22The Last Time I Saw Paris5614%1954 (56)
23Knock on Wood4511%1954 (45)
24Deep in My Heart4311%1954 (43)
25The Egyptian349%1954 (34)
26Vera Cruz338%1954 (33)
27Susan Slept Here318%1954 (31)
28Suddenly287%1954 (28)
29Dragnet256%1954 (25)
30Carnival Story215%1954 (21)
31Aida174%1955 (17)
32Miss Sadie Thompson144%1954 (14)
33It Should Happen to You123%1954 (12)
33Rob Roy123%1954 (12)
33Johnny Guitar123%1954 (12)
3620,000 Leagues Under the Sea113%1954 (11)

Lists Included 395 (estimated)

L Total number of lists where the film was selected as one of the top 10 films of the year
Percentage of total lists where the film was selected as one of the top 10 films of the year
Lists By Year
Number of votes in annual Film Daily poll

The Results of this poll are directly from The Film Daily annual poll that asked newspapers around the nation to submit a top 10 list.  Films have been recategorized to U.S. release dates, as the poll often took place prior to year-end.