Oscar for Best Leading Actress [Nominated]

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1.
A Ship Comes In (1928)
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(70 mins.)
“ Louise Dresser ” - CarlosERM
 
2.
Sadie Thompson (1928)
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A prostitute seeking a fresh start becomes the obsession of a religious extremist. (97 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
“ Gloria Swanson ” - CarlosERM
 
3.
Madame X (1929)
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A young lawyer unknowingly defends his mother who abandoned him when he was three. (95 mins.)
“ Ruth Chatterton ” - CarlosERM
 
4.
The Barker (1928)
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(80 mins.)
“ Betty Compson ” - CarlosERM
 
5.
The Letter (1929)
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Jeanne Eagels plays the bored and restless Leslie Crosbie who turns to another man, Geoffrey Hammond... (65 mins.)
Director: Jean de Limur
“ Jeanne Eagels ” - CarlosERM
 
6.
The Divine Lady (1929)
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The story of the romance between Emma, Lady Hamilton, and British war hero Admiral Horatio Nelson. (99 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
“ Corinne Griffith ” - CarlosERM
 
7.
The Broadway Melody (1929)
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A pair of sisters from the vaudeville circuit try to make it big time on Broadway, but matters of the heart complicate the attempt. (100 mins.)
Director: Harry Beaumont
“ Bessie Love ” - CarlosERM
 
8.
The Devil's Holiday (1930)
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1930 American Pre-Code film starring Nancy Carroll, Phillips Holmes, ZaSu Pitts, James Kirkwood, Sr., Hobart Bosworth, and Ned Sparks, and released by Paramount Pictures. (80 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
“ Nancy Carroll ” - CarlosERM
 
9.
Sarah and Son (1930)
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A ne'er-do-well husband, after years of abusing his wife, disappears with their son, and winds up selling him to a wealthy family... (86 mins.)
Director: Dorothy Arzner
“ Ruth Chatterton ” - CarlosERM
 
10.
Anna Christie (1930)
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A young woman reunites with her estranged father and falls in love with a sailor, but struggles to tell them about her dark past. (89 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
“ Greta Garbo

She received a single nomination for her work during the qualifying period, which encompassed her performances in this film and in Romance. ” - CarlosERM
 
11.
Romance (1930)
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Young Harry is in love and wants to marry an actress, much to the displeasure of his family. Harry thinks... (76 mins.)
“ Greta Garbo

She received a single nomination for her work during the qualifying period, which encompassed her performances in this film and in Anna Christie. ” - CarlosERM
 
12.
Their Own Desire (1929)
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Lally is a rich girl whose father writes books and plays Polo. After 23 years of marriage, he decides to divorce his wife... (65 mins.)
Director: E. Mason Hopper
“ Norma Shearer ” - CarlosERM
 
13.
The Trespasser (1929)
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The trial and tribulations of a strong-willed woman who elopes and gives birth out of wedlock without telling her ex-husband. (90 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
“ Gloria Swanson ” - CarlosERM
 
14.
Morocco (1930)
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A cabaret singer and a Legionnaire fall in love, but their relationship is complicated by the results of his womanizing and due to the appearance of a rich man who wants her for himself. (92 mins.)
“ Marlene Dietrich ” - CarlosERM
 
15.
Cimarron (1931)
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A newspaper editor settles in an Oklahoma boom town with his reluctant wife at the end of the nineteenth century. (123 mins.)
“ Irene Dunne ” - CarlosERM
 
16.
Holiday (1930)
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Holiday is a 1930 American Pre-Code romantic comedy film which tells the story of a young man who is torn between his free-thinking lifestyle and the tradition of his wealthy fiancée's family. (91 mins.)
“ Ann Harding ” - CarlosERM
 
17.
A Free Soul (1931)
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An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him. (93 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
“ Norma Shearer ” - CarlosERM
 
18.
Emma (1932)
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After decades of raising the motherless Smith children, housekeeper Emma Thatcher is faced with resentment when she marries their father. (72 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
“ Marie Dressler ” - CarlosERM
 
19.
The Guardsman (1931)
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A Vienna based acting couple make magic when they perform together on stage. Unknown to the theater... (82 mins.)
Director: Sidney Franklin
“ Lynn Fontanne ” - CarlosERM
 
20.
Lady for a Day (1933)
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A gangster tries to make Apple Annie, the Times Square apple seller, a lady for a day. (96 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ May Robson ” - CarlosERM
 
21.
Cavalcade (1933)
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A cavalcade of English life from New Year's Eve 1899 until 1933 seen through the eyes of well-to-do Londoners Jane and Robert Marryot... (112 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
“ Diana Wynyard ” - CarlosERM
 
22.
One Night of Love (1934)
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Mary Barrett is an aspiring Opera singer who is taken under the wings of a famous operatic maestro, Guilio Monterverdi... (84 mins.)
“ Grace Moore ” - CarlosERM
 
23.
The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1934)
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Elizabeth Barrett's tyrannical father has forbidden any of his family to marry. Nevertheless, Elizabeth falls in love with the poet Robert Browning. (109 mins.)
Director: Sidney Franklin
“ Norma Shearer ” - CarlosERM
 
24.
Of Human Bondage (1934)
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A young man finds himself attracted to a cold and unfeeling waitress who may ultimately destroy them both. (83 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
“ Bette Davis ” - CarlosERM
 
25.
Escape Me Never (1935)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Paul Czinner
“ Elisabeth Bergner ” - CarlosERM
 
26.
Private Worlds (1935)
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The work of a progressive female psychiatrist and her colleague at a mental hospital is threatened by the arrival of a conservative new supervisor, who disapproves of both her methods and the fact that she is a woman in a "man's field." (84 mins.)
Director: Gregory La Cava
“ Claudette Colbert ” - CarlosERM
 
27.
Alice Adams (1935)
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The misadventures of two social-climbing women in small town America. (99 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Katharine Hepburn ” - CarlosERM
 
28.
Becky Sharp (1935)
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Set against the background of the Battle of Waterloo, Becky Sharp is the story of Vanity Fair by Thackeray... (84 mins.)
“ Miriam Hopkins ” - CarlosERM
 
29.
The Dark Angel (1935)
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Kitty Vane, Alan Trent, and Gerald Shannon have been inseparable friends since childhood. Kitty has always known she would marry one of them... (106 mins.)
“ Merle Oberon ” - CarlosERM
 
30.
Theodora Goes Wild (1936)
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The author of a controversially racy best-selling book tries to hide her celebrity status from her provincial small-town neighbors, who'd be scandalized if they knew. (94 mins.)
“ Irene Dunne ” - CarlosERM
 
31.
Valiant Is the Word for Carrie (1936)
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Gladys George, a superlative actress often wasted in secondary roles, carries her starring assignment... (110 mins.)
Director: Wesley Ruggles
“ Gladys George ” - CarlosERM
 
32.
My Man Godfrey (1936)
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A scatterbrained socialite hires a vagrant as a family butler...but there's more to Godfrey than meets the eye. (94 mins.)
Director: Gregory La Cava
“ Carole Lombard ” - CarlosERM
 
33.
Romeo and Juliet (1936)
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Young love is poisoned by a generations long feud between two noble families. (125 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Norma Shearer ” - CarlosERM
 
34.
The Awful Truth (1937)
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Unfounded suspicions lead a married couple to begin divorce proceedings, whereupon they start undermining each other's attempts to find new romance. (91 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ Irene Dunne ” - CarlosERM
 
35.
Camille (1936)
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A Parisian courtesan must choose between the young man who loves her and the callous baron who wants her, even as her own health begins to fail. (109 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Greta Garbo ” - CarlosERM
 
36.
A Star Is Born (1937)
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A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him. (111 mins.)
“ Janet Gaynor ” - CarlosERM
 
37.
Stella Dallas (1937)
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A working-class woman is willing to do whatever it takes to give her daughter a socially promising future. (106 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
“ Barbara Stanwyck ” - CarlosERM
 
38.
White Banners (1938)
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A homeless woman named Hannah drifts into the lives of the kindly Ward family, in a small Indiana town in 1919... (92 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
“ Fay Bainter ” - CarlosERM
 
39.
Pygmalion (1938)
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A Victorian dialect expert makes a bet that he can teach a cockney flower girl to speak proper English and pass as a lady in high society. (96 mins.)
“ Wendy Hiller ” - CarlosERM
 
40.
Marie Antoinette (1938)
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The tragic life of Marie Antoinette, who became queen of France in her late teens. (149 mins.)
“ Norma Shearer ” - CarlosERM
 
41.
Three Comrades (1938)
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A love story centered around the lives of three young German soldiers in the years following World War I... (98 mins.)
Director: Frank Borzage
“ Margaret Sullavan ” - CarlosERM
 
42.
Dark Victory (1939)
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A young socialite is diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, and must decide whether or not she'll meet her final days with dignity. (104 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
“ Bette Davis ” - CarlosERM
 
43.
Love Affair (1939)
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A French playboy and an American former nightclub singer fall in love aboard a ship. They arrange to reunite six months later... (88 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ Irene Dunne ” - CarlosERM
 
44.
Ninotchka (1939)
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A stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest. (110 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
“ Greta Garbo ” - CarlosERM
 
45.
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939)
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An aged teacher and former headmaster of a boarding school recalls his career and his personal life over the decades. (114 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
“ Greer Garson ” - CarlosERM
 
46.
The Letter (1940)
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The wife of a rubber plantation administrator shoots a man to death and claims it was self-defense, but a letter in her own hand may prove her undoing. (95 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ Bette Davis ” - CarlosERM
 
47.
Rebecca (1940)
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A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. (130 mins.)
“ Joan Fontaine ” - CarlosERM
 
48.
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself. (112 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Katharine Hepburn ” - CarlosERM
 
49.
Our Town (1940)
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Change comes slowly to a small New Hampshire town in the early 20th century. People grow up, get married... (90 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
“ Martha Scott ” - CarlosERM
 
50.
The Little Foxes (1941)
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The ruthless, moneyed Hubbard clan lives in, and poisons, their part of the deep South at the turn of the twentieth century. (116 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ Bette Davis ” - CarlosERM
 
51.
Hold Back the Dawn (1941)
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Stopped in Mexico by U.S. Immigration, Georges Iscovescu hopes to get into the country by marrying a citizen. (116 mins.)
Director: Mitchell Leisen
“ Olivia de Havilland ” - CarlosERM
 
52.
Blossoms in the Dust (1941)
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Edna marries Texan Sam Gladney, operator of a wheat mill. Edna discovers by chance how the law treats... (99 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
“ Greer Garson ” - CarlosERM
 
53.
Ball of Fire (1941)
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A group of ivory-tower lexicographers realize they need to hear how real people talk, and end up helping a beautiful singer avoid police and escape from the Mob. (111 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ Barbara Stanwyck ” - CarlosERM
 
54.
Now, Voyager (1942)
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A frumpy spinster blossoms under therapy and becomes an elegant, independent woman. (117 mins.)
Director: Irving Rapper
“ Bette Davis ” - CarlosERM
 
55.
Woman of the Year (1942)
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Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle. (114 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Katharine Hepburn ” - CarlosERM
 
56.
My Sister Eileen (1942)
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Sisters Ruth and Eileen Sherwood move from Ohio to New York in the hopes of building their careers. Ruth wants to get a job as a writer... (96 mins.)
Director: Alexander Hall
“ Rosalind Russell ” - CarlosERM
 
57.
The Pride of the Yankees (1942)
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The story of the life and career of the famed baseball player, Lou Gehrig. (128 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
“ Teresa Wright ” - CarlosERM
 
58.
The More the Merrier (1943)
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During the World War II housing shortage in Washington, two men and a woman share a single apartment and the older man plays Cupid to the other two. (104 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Jean Arthur ” - CarlosERM
 
59.
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
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During the Spanish Civil War, an American allied with the Republicans finds romance during a desperate mission to blow up a strategically important bridge. (170 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
“ Ingrid Bergman ” - CarlosERM
 
60.
The Constant Nymph (1943)
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Fourteen-year-old Tessa is hopelessly in love with handsome composer Lewis Dodd, a family friend. Lewis adores Tessa... (112 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
“ Joan Fontaine ” - CarlosERM
 
61.
Madame Curie (1943)
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Despite himself, accomplished physicist and avowed bachelor Pierre Curie falls for brilliant student Marie, and together they embark on the discovery of radium. (124 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
“ Greer Garson ” - CarlosERM
 
62.
Since You Went Away (1944)
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With her husband away to fight in World War II, a housewife struggles to care for their two daughters - and a pair of lodgers who have moved in - alone. (177 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
“ Claudette Colbert ” - CarlosERM
 
63.
Mr. Skeffington (1944)
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Popular and beautiful Fanny Trellis is forced into a loveless marriage with an older man, Jewish banker Job Skeffington, in order to save her beloved brother Trippy from an embezzlement charge, and predictable complications result. (146 mins.)
Director: Vincent Sherman
“ Bette Davis ” - CarlosERM
 
64.
Mrs. Parkington (1944)
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In this family saga, Mrs. Parkington recounts the story of her life, beginning as a hotel maid in frontier... (124 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
“ Greer Garson ” - CarlosERM
 
65.
Double Indemnity (1944)
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An insurance representative lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions. (107 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Barbara Stanwyck ” - CarlosERM
 
66.
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945)
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At a big city Catholic school, Father O'Malley and Sister Benedict indulge in friendly rivalry, and succeed in extending the school through the gift of a building. (126 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ Ingrid Bergman ” - CarlosERM
 
67.
The Valley of Decision (1945)
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Mary Rafferty comes from a poor family of steel mill workers in 19th Century Pittsburgh. Her family... (119 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
“ Greer Garson ” - CarlosERM
 
68.
Love Letters (1945)
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Allen Quinton writes a fellow soldier's love letters; tragedy results. Later, Allen meets a beautiful amnesiac who fears postmen... (101 mins.)
“ Jennifer Jones ” - CarlosERM
 
69.
Leave Her to Heaven (1945)
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A writer falls in love with a young socialite and they are married soon after, but her obsessive love for him threatens to be the undoing of both them and everyone else around them. (110 mins.)
Director: John M. Stahl
“ Gene Tierney ” - CarlosERM
 
70.
Brief Encounter (1945)
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Meeting a stranger in a railway station, a woman is tempted to cheat on her husband. (86 mins.)
Director: David Lean
“ Celia Johnson ” - CarlosERM
 
71.
Duel in the Sun (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Beautiful half-breed Pearl Chavez becomes the ward of her dead father's first love and finds herself torn between her sons, one good and the other bad. (129 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
“ Jennifer Jones ” - CarlosERM
 
72.
Sister Kenny (1946)
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An Australian nurse discovers an effective new treatment for infantile paralysis, but experiences great difficulty in convincing doctors of the validity of her claims. (116 mins.)
Director: Dudley Nichols
“ Rosalind Russell ” - CarlosERM
 
73.
The Yearling (1946)
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A boy persuades his parents to allow him to adopt a young deer, but what will happen if the deer misbehaves? (128 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
“ Jane Wyman ” - CarlosERM
 
74.
Possessed (1947)
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After being found wandering the streets of Los Angeles, a severely catatonic woman tells a doctor the complex story of how she wound up there. (108 mins.)
“ Joan Crawford ” - CarlosERM
 
75.
Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman (1947)
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Angie Evans, fast-rising nightclub singer, interrupts her career to marry struggling songwriter Ken Conway... (103 mins.)
Director: Stuart Heisler
“ Susan Hayward ” - CarlosERM
 
76.
Gentleman's Agreement (1947)
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A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism, and personally discovers the true depths of bigotry and hatred. (118 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ Dorothy McGuire ” - CarlosERM
 
77.
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947)
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Eugene O'Neill's updated version of the Orestaia. In New England, after the American Civil War, a war-weary Agamem--er... (173 mins.)
Director: Dudley Nichols
“ Rosalind Russell ” - CarlosERM
 
78.
Joan of Arc (1948)
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In the Fifteenth Century, France is a defeated and ruined nation after the One Hundred Years War against England... (145 mins.)
Director: Victor Fleming
“ Ingrid Bergman ” - CarlosERM
 
79.
The Snake Pit (1948)
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A detailed chronicle of a woman during her stay in a mental institution. (108 mins.)
Director: Anatole Litvak
“ Olivia de Havilland ” - CarlosERM
 
80.
I Remember Mama (1948)
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The ups and downs of a Norwegian immigrant family, circa 1910. (134 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Irene Dunne ” - CarlosERM
 
81.
Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)
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While on the telephone, an invalid woman overhears what she thinks is a murder plot and attempts to prevent it. (89 mins.)
Director: Anatole Litvak
“ Barbara Stanwyck ” - CarlosERM
 
82.
Pinky (1949)
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A light-skinned African American woman falls in love with a white doctor, though he is unaware of her true race. (102 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ Jeanne Crain ” - CarlosERM
 
83.
My Foolish Heart (1949)
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After a long absence, Mary Jane visits her schoolfriend Eloise, and Eloise's daughter Ramona. Eloise... (98 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ Susan Hayward ” - CarlosERM
 
84.
Edward, My Son (1949)
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Arnold Boult is determined to make his son a success at all costs. He commits arson, causes two suicides... (112 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Deborah Kerr ” - CarlosERM
 
85.
Come to the Stable (1949)
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Two nuns from a French convent arrive in a small New England town with a plan to build a children's hospital... (94 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
“ Loretta Young ” - CarlosERM
 
86.
All About Eve (1950)
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An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ Anne Baxter ” - CarlosERM
 
87.
All About Eve (1950)
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An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ Bette Davis ” - CarlosERM
 
88.
Caged (1950)
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A naive nineteen year old widow becomes coarsened and cynical when she is sent to a woman's prison and is exposed to hardened criminals and sadistic guards. (96 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
“ Eleanor Parker ” - CarlosERM
 
89.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
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A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Gloria Swanson ” - CarlosERM
 
90.
The African Queen (1951)
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In Africa during World War I, a gin-swilling riverboat captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship. (105 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ Katharine Hepburn ” - CarlosERM
 
91.
Detective Story (1951)
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On one day in the 21st Precinct squad room, assorted characters form a backdrop for the troubles of hard-nosed Detective Jim McLeod. (103 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ Eleanor Parker ” - CarlosERM
 
92.
A Place in the Sun (1951)
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A poor boy gets a job working for his rich uncle and ends up falling in love with two women. (122 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Shelley Winters ” - CarlosERM
 
93.
The Blue Veil (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Louise Mason is a young widow who fills her empty life with the task of becoming a children's nurse... (113 mins.)
“ Jane Wyman ” - CarlosERM
 
94.
Sudden Fear (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
After an ambitious actor insinuates himself into the life of a wealthy middle-aged playwright and marries her, he plots with his mistress to murder her. (110 mins.)
Director: David Miller
“ Joan Crawford ” - CarlosERM
 
95.
The Star (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A washed-up movie queen finds romance, but still desires a comeback. (89 mins.)
Director: Stuart Heisler
“ Bette Davis ” - CarlosERM
 
96.
The Member of the Wedding (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young tomboy named Frankie is forced to face her own immaturity as a result her older brother's wedding. (93 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ Julie Harris ” - CarlosERM
 
97.
With a Song in My Heart (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Jane Froman (Susan Hayward), an aspiring songstress, lands a job in radio with help from pianist Don Ross (David Wayne)... (117 mins.)
Director: Walter Lang
“ Susan Hayward ” - CarlosERM
 
98.
Lili (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An orphaned young woman becomes part of a puppet act and forms a relationship with the anti-social puppeteer. (81 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
“ Leslie Caron ” - CarlosERM
 
99.
Mogambo (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
On a Kenyan safari, white hunter Victor Marswell has a love triangle with seductive American socialite Eloise Kelly and anthropologist Donald Nordley's cheating wife Linda. (116 mins.)
Director: John Ford
“ Ava Gardner ” - CarlosERM
 
100.
From Here to Eternity (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In Hawaii in 1941, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second-in-command are falling in love. (118 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ Deborah Kerr ” - CarlosERM