Best Scene: Jim tries to save Plato.
Best Scene: The Cardinal breaks down.
Best Scene: Professor Marcus double crosses Louie.
Best Scene: Nakajima looks on as another man states facts about nuclear fallout.
Best Scene: Powell prepares for a murder.
- Robert Mitchum in The Night of the Hunter
- Ernest Borgnine in Marty
- Laurence Olivier in Richard III
- Spencer Tracy in Bad Day At Black Rock
- James Dean in East of Eden
- Toshiro Mifune in I Live in Fear
- Alec Guinness in The Ladykillers
- Alec Guinness in The Prisoner
- Fredric March in The Desperate Hours
- James Stewart in The Man From Laramie
- Toshiro Mifune in Samurai II
- Henry Fonda in Mister Roberts
- James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause
- Richard Todd in The Dam Busters
- Jack Hawkins in The Prisoner
- Cary Grant in To Catch a Thief
- Humphrey Bogart in The Desperate Hours
- Michael Redgrave in The Dam Busters
- Glenn Ford in Blackboard Jungle
- Ralph Meeker in Kiss Me Deadly
- James Cagney in Love Me or Leave Me
- Glenn Ford in Trial
- Edmund Gwenn in The Trouble With Harry
- John Forsythe in The Trouble With Harry
- William Holden in Picnic
- Larry Roberts in Lady and the Tramp
- Frank Sinatra in The Man with the Golden Arm
- William Holden in Love is a Many-Splendored Thing
- Bela Lugosi in Bride of the Monster
- Billy Chapin in The Night of the Hunter
- Tony McCoy in Bride of the Monster