Top 10 of 1952

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1.
The Quiet Man (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love. (129 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
2.
High Noon (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A marshall, personally compelled to face a returning deadly enemy, finds that his own town refuses to help him. (85 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
 
3.
The Narrow Margin (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A woman planning to testify against the mob must be protected against their assassins on the train trip from Chicago to Los Angeles. (71 mins.)
 
4.
Forbidden Games (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A young French girl orphaned in a Nazi air attack is befriended by the son of a poor farmer, and together they try to come to terms with the realities of death. (86 mins.)
Director: René Clément
 
5.
Something for the Birds (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Enviromentalist Anne Richards goes to Washington D. C. to fight for getting legislation passed to save... (81 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
6.
Don't Bother to Knock (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After being dumped by his girlfriend, an airline pilot pursues a babysitter in his hotel and gradually realizes she's dangerous. (76 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
 
7.
Return of the Texan (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
During the 1950s, after many years in Kansas City, widower Sam Crockett, his 2 children and his grandpa return to their abandoned family farm in Texas and face many difficulties. (88 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
 
8.
Phone Call from a Stranger (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
While waiting on a delayed flight, David Trask, who has left his unfaithful wife, meets three of his fellow passengers. When the aircraft crashes, he is one of few survivors, and sets out to resolve their unfinished business. (105 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
 
9.
Blackbeard, the Pirate (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Honest Edward Maynard finds himself serving as ship's surgeon under the infamous pirate Blackbeard. (99 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
 
10.
Forbidden Fruit (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A doctor in southern France takes a mistress but lives to regret it. (100 mins.)
Director: Henri Verneuil