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1.
Black Narcissus (1947)
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After opening a convent in the Himalayas, five nuns encounter conflict and tension - both with the natives and also within their own group - as they attempt to adapt to their remote, exotic surroundings. (101 mins.)
 
2.
Antoine and Antoinette (1947)
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Working class couple Antoine and Antoinette dream of a better life. In the midst of constantly fending off the unwanted attention of men... (78 mins.)
Director: Jacques Becker
 
3.
Song of the Thin Man (1947)
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Nick and Nora investigate the murder of a bandleader in New York. (86 mins.)
Director: Edward Buzzell
 
4.
The Red House (1947)
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An old man and his sister are concealing a terrible secret from their adopted teen daughter, concerning a hidden abandon farmhouse, located deep in the woods. (100 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
 
5.
Nightmare Alley (1947)
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The rise and fall of Stanton Carlisle, a mentalist whose lies and deceit prove to be his downfall. (110 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
 
6.
The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (1947)
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A high school girl falls for a playboy artist, with screwball results. (95 mins.)
Director: Irving Reis
 
7.
Ride the Pink Horse (1947)
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In the bordertown of San Pablo, preparing for an annual 'Mexican Fiesta,' arrives Gagin: tough, mysterious and laconic... (101 mins.)
 
8.
Out of the Past (1947)
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A private eye escapes his past to run a gas station in a small town, but his past catches up with him. Now he must return to the big city world of danger, corruption, double crosses and duplicitous dames. (97 mins.)
 
9.
Odd Man Out (1947)
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A wounded Irish nationalist leader attempts to evade police following a failed robbery in Belfast. (116 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
“ terrific expressionist dialogue-free film marred by turgid portentous scripted scenes. ” - maddox-richard
 
10.
Pursued (1947)
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Brought up by a neighboring family in the 1880s, an orphan grows up haunted by nightmares of a childhood trauma in which his own family was killed. (101 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
 
11.
Ramrod (1947)
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Violent feud between Connie Dickason, the owner of the Circle 66 ranch and rancher Frank Ivey, the self-proclaimed boss of an otherwise public grazing land. (95 mins.)
Director: Andre de Toth
 
12.
Born to Kill (1947)
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A calculating divorcée risks her chances at wealth and security with a man she doesn't love by getting involved with the hotheaded murderer romancing her foster sister. (92 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
13.
Brighton Rock (1947)
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Pinkie Brown is a small-town hoodlum whose gang runs a protection racket based at Brighton race course... (92 mins.)
Director: John Boulting
 
14.
Kiss of Death (1947)
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With his law-breaking lifestyle in the past, an ex-con, along with his family, attempt to start a new life, knowing a betrayed someone from the past is bound to see otherwise. (99 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
15.
Record of a Tenement Gentleman (1947)
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A young boy follows Tashiro home to his tenement housing complex on the outskirts of Tokyo, the boy... (72 mins.)
Director: Yasujirô Ozu
 
16.
Dear Murderer (1947)
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When successful business man Lee Warren suspects his wife is having an affair, he sets out find her lover... (90 mins.)
Director: Arthur Crabtree
 
17.
Lured (1947)
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A serial killer in London is murdering young women he meets through the personal columns of newspapers... (102 mins.)
Director: Douglas Sirk
 
18.
Tears of the Yang-Tse (1947)
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1930's China. The village of a poor family is taken over by the occupying Japanese army. One son, Zhongliang... (192 mins.)
 
19.
Dreams That Money Can Buy (1947)
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After learning how to look inside himself, a poetic bum sells people vivid dreams. (99 mins.)
Director: Hans Richter
 
20.
The Bishop's Wife (1947)
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An angel in human form enters the life of a bishop in order to help him build a new cathedral and repair his fractured marriage. (109 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
21.
Secret Beyond the Door... (1947)
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When a lovely wife and her new husband, settle in an ancient mansion on the East coast, she discovers he may want to kill her. (99 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
22.
Daisy Kenyon (1947)
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Commercial artist Daisy Kenyon is involved with married lawyer Dan O'Mara, and hopes someday to marry him... (99 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
 
23.
New Orleans (1947)
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A gambling hall owner relocates from New Orleans to Chicago and entertains his patrons with hot jazz by Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday, Woody Herman, and others. (90 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
 
24.
Hue and Cry (1947)
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A gang of street boys foil a master crook who sends commands for robberies by cunningly altering a comic strip's wording each week... (82 mins.)
 
25.
It Always Rains on Sunday (1947)
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An escaped convict tries to hide out at his former lover's house, but she has since married and is reluctant to help him. (92 mins.)
Director: Robert Hamer
 
26.
Body and Soul (1947)
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Charley Davis wins an amateur boxing match and is taken on by promoter Quinn. Charley's mother doesn't want him to fight... (104 mins.)
Director: Robert Rossen
 
27.
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947)
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In 1900, a young widow finds her seaside cottage is haunted...and forms a unique relationship with the ghost. (104 mins.)
 
28.
Code of Scotland Yard (1947)
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Descius Heiss is a French expatriate, and former Devil's Island prisoner, with two passions; driving... (91 mins.)
Director: George King
 
29.
The Sin of Harold Diddlebock (1947)
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Twenty years after his triumphs as a freshman on the football field, Harold is a mild-mannered clerk... (89 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
30.
13 Rue Madeleine (1946)
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When spy chief Bob Sharkey finds out one of his agents-in-training is actually a Nazi double agent, his strategic decision not to arrest him results in tragedy. (95 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
31.
Desert Fury (1947)
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The daughter of a Nevada casino owner gets involved with a racketeer, despite everyone's efforts to separate them. (96 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
 
32.
Brute Force (1947)
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At a tough penitentiary, prisoner Joe Collins plans to rebel against Captain Munsey, the power-mad chief guard. (98 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
 
33.
The Senator Was Indiscreet (1947)
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A bumbling, long-winded and crooked Southern senator, considered by some as a dark horse for the Presidency, panics his party when his tell-all diary is stolen. (88 mins.)
 
34.
The Farmer's Daughter (1947)
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Katie Holstrom leaves the farm to become a nurse, but is sidetracked into domestic service, romance, and politics. (97 mins.)
Director: H.C. Potter
 
35.
Forever Amber (1947)
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In seventeenth-century England, Amber St. Clair aims to raise herself from country girl to nobility, and succeeds, but loses her true love in the process. (138 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
 
36.
The October Man (1947)
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Jim Ackland, who suffers from a head injury sustained in a bus crash, is the chief suspect in a murder hunt... (110 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
 
37.
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947)
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A clumsy daydreamer gets caught up in a sinister conspiracy. (110 mins.)
 
38.
Spring Awakens (1947)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Mikio Naruse
 
39.
Devil in the Flesh (1947)
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During World War I, the star-crossed affair of an underage French student with a woman engaged to a soldier. (110 mins.)
 
40.
Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome (1947)
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Dick Tracy goes up against a villain who robs banks using a nerve gas. (65 mins.)
Director: John Rawlins
 
41.
Bad Sister (1947)
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In a home for delinquent girls, the worst offender exchanges reminiscences with the warden. (97 mins.)
Director: Bernard Knowles
 
42.
A Mouse in the House (1947 Short Film)
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Mammy Two-Shoes tells Tom and Butch that the cat who gets rid of the icebox-raiding, breadbox-invading mouse (Jerry) is the one who can stay. (8 mins.)
 
43.
The Cat Concerto (1947 Short Film)
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Jerry is determined to disrupt Tom's concert while Tom fights him with the piano without missing a single note. (8 mins.)
 
44.
Salt Water Tabby (1947 Short Film)
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It's a grand day at the beach for Tom and his girlfriend Toots - that is, until Jerry shows up (and, for a while, gets a rather vicious crab involved as well). (8 mins.)
 
45.
Slick Hare (1947 Short Film)
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Humphrey Bogart visits the Mocrumbo Restaurant. He orders fried rabbit and Elmer Fudd has twenty minutes to serve it. (8 mins.)
Director: I. Freleng
 
46.
I Walk Alone (1947)
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Frankie Madison leaves prison expecting a share from his ex-partner. But Prohibition bootlegging didn't prepare Frankie for Big Business. (97 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
 
47.
Quai des Orfèvres (1947)
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Jenny Lamour wants to succeed in music hall. Her husband and accompanist is Maurice Martineau, a nice but jealous man... (106 mins.)
Director: H. G. Clouzot