Films of 1949

These are the films I have seen from the year 1949.
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1.
The Accused (1949)
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A beautiful psychology professor tries to hide a self-defense killing. (101 mins.)
 
2.
Adam's Rib (1949)
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Domestic and professional tensions mount when a husband and wife work as opposing lawyers in a case involving a woman who shot her husband. (101 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
3.
All the King's Men (1949)
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The rise and fall of a corrupt politician, who makes his friends richer and retains power by dint of a populist appeal. (110 mins.)
Director: Robert Rossen
 
4.
The Barkleys of Broadway (1949)
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A successful but constantly-feuding husband and wife musical comedy team threatens to break up when the wife entertains an offer to become a serious actress. (109 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
 
5.
Battleground (1949)
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A squad of the 101st Airborne Division copes with being trapped in the besieged city of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge. (118 mins.)
 
6.
The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend (1949)
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Temperamental saloon singer Freddie Jones, jealously shoots at her cheating boyfriend Blackie but mistakenly hits Judge Alfalfa J. O'Toole's honorable behind, forcing her to skip town under the guise of a schoolteacher. (77 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
7.
Beyond the Forest (1949)
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Rosa Moline is bored with life in a small town. She loves Chicago industrialist Neil Latimer who has a hunting lodge nearby... (97 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
 
8.
Caught (1949)
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It was Leonora Eames' childhood dream come true. She had married Smith Ohlrig, a man worth millions... (88 mins.)
Director: Max Opuls
 
9.
Champion (1949)
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Boxer Midge Kelly rises to fame...mainly by stepping on other people. (99 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
10.
Chicken Every Sunday (1949)
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A rueful wife (circa 1910) recalls 20 years of her husband's financial fumbles, as she keeps a boarding house to support the family. (94 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
11.
Come to the Stable (1949)
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Two nuns from a French convent arrive in a small Connecticut town with a plan to build a children's hospital... (94 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
12.
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1949)
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A singing mechanic from 1912 finds himself in Arthurian Britain. (106 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
 
13.
Dear Wife (1949)
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Thanks to political activist teen Miriam, her brother-in-law and father find themselves rival candidates for state senator. (88 mins.)
Director: Richard Haydn
 
14.
L'école buissonnière (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Soon after the Great War, the Provence village of Salezes gets a new boys' teacher: Mr. Pascal, a war hero with a diploma from a teachers' college... (89 mins.)
 
15.
Edward, My Son (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Londoners Arnold and Evelyn Boult had high hopes for the life of their son, Edward. His relatively short... (112 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
16.
Everybody Does It (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Leonard Borland loves his monied wife, but with his wrecking business looking shaky he treasures her all the more... (98 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
 
17.
Gigi (1949)
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Gilberte is a sixteen year old girl raised by her aunt and grandmother to be a demimondaine. But she's not ready for that yet... (82 mins.)
 
18.
The Hasty Heart (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
It's 1945, Burma, the day the war is over! For many this means they've survived and will be going home... (102 mins.)
Director: Vincent Sherman
 
19.
The Heiress (1949)
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A young naive woman falls for a handsome young man who her emotionally abusive father suspects is a fortune hunter. (115 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
20.
In the Good Old Summertime (1949)
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It's turn of the century America when Andrew and Veronica first meet - by crashing into each other.... (102 mins.)
 
21.
Intruder in the Dust (1949)
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In 1940s Mississippi two teenage boys and an elderly woman combine forces to prevent a miscarriage of justice and clear a black man of a murder charge. (87 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
22.
It Happens Every Spring (1949)
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A scientist discovers a formula that makes a baseball which is repelled by wood. He promptly sets out to exploit his discovery. (87 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
23.
Jour de Fête (1949)
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Once a year the fair comes for one day to the little town 'Sainte-Severe-sur-Indre'. All inhabitants are scoffing at Francois... (70 mins.)
Director: Jacques Tati
 
24.
The Judge Steps Out (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A Boston judge bored with his life leaves his family and heads off for adventure. He gets a job as a... (91 mins.)
Director: Boris Ingster
 
25.
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A distant poor relative of the Duke of D'Ascoyne plots to inherit the title by murdering the eight other heirs who stand ahead of him in the line of succession. (106 mins.)
Director: Robert Hamer
 
26.
A Letter to Three Wives (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A letter is addressed to three wives from their "best friend" Addie Ross, announcing that she is running away with one of their husbands...but she does not say which one. (103 mins.)
 
27.
Ma and Pa Kettle (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The Kettles and their fifteen children are about to be evicted from their rundown rustic home when Pa... (76 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
28.
Madame Bovary (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A provincial doctor's wife's romantic illusions about life and social status lead her to betray her naive husband, take on lovers and run up ruinous debts. (114 mins.)
 
29.
My Dear Secretary (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A romance novelist appoints a would-be writer as his secretary. Although she is initially dismayed by his work ethic and playboy attitude, they begin to fall in love. (94 mins.)
Director: Charles Martin
 
30.
Neptune's Daughter (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A swimsuit fashion designer is determined to protect her scatterbrained sister from a South American heart-breaker, but a case of mistaken identity complicates matters. (95 mins.)
Director: Edward Buzzell
 
31.
Oh, You Beautiful Doll (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In the early 1900s, song plugger Larry Kelly chances to meet Alfred Breitenbach, poor opera composer... (93 mins.)
Director: John M. Stahl
 
32.
On the Town (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Three sailors on a day of shore leave in New York City look for fun and romance before their twenty-four hours are up. (98 mins.)
 
33.
Red, Hot and Blue (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An aspiring actress finds herself in a jam when a gangster, who is backing the show she is in, is found dead in her apartment. (84 mins.)
Director: John Farrow
 
34.
Samson and Delilah (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret. (131 mins.)
 
35.
The Secret Garden (1949)
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A girl is sent to live with her uncle on his estate when her parents die. There she discovers much intrigue, family history and secrets and personal baggage. In particular, a screaming child and...a secret garden. (92 mins.)
Director: Fred M. Wilcox
 
36.
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
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Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. (103 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
37.
Sorrowful Jones (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young girl is left with the notoriously cheap Sorrowful Jones as a marker for a bet. When her father doesn't return... (88 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lanfield
 
38.
Stray Dog (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
During a sweltering summer, a rookie homicide detective tries to track down his stolen Colt pistol. (122 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
 
39.
Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Two turn-of-the-century baseball players, who work in vaudeville during the off-season, run into trouble with their team's new female owner and a gambler who doesn't want them to win the pennant. (93 mins.)
Director: Busby Berkeley
 
40.
That Midnight Kiss (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In Philadelphia, the soprano Prudence Budell returns from Europe after a period of five years training in the best Europeans music schools... (96 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
41.
The Third Man (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, Harry Lime. (104 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
 
42.
Twelve O'Clock High (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A hard-as-nails general takes over a bomber unit suffering from low morale and whips them into fighting shape. (132 mins.)
Director: Henry King
 
43.
Under Capricorn (1949)
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A young gentleman goes to Australia where he reunites with his now married childhood sweetheart, only to find out she has become an alcoholic and harbors dark secrets. (117 mins.)
 
44.
White Heat (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist. Shortly after the plan takes place, events take a crazy turn. (114 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
 
45.
The Window (1949)
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To avoid the heat of a sweltering summer night a 9 year old Manhattan boy decides to sleep on the fire escape and witnesses a murder, no one will believe him. (73 mins.)
Director: Ted Tetzlaff
 
46.
A Woman's Secret (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Susan is in the hospital with a bullet near her heart. Marian has told the police that she shot Susan in a rage as Susan was giving up singing... (84 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray