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1. Red River (1948) Red River (1948)
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Dunson is driving his cattle to Red River when his adopted son, Matthew, turns against him. Dir: Howard Hawks, Arthur Rosson With: John Wayne, Montgomery Clift, Joanne Dru Action | Adventure | Romance | Western 133 mins.
2. Bicycle Thieves (1948) Bicycle Thieves (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A man and his son search for a stolen bicycle vital for his job. Dir: Vittorio De Sica With: Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola, Lianella Carell Drama 93 mins.
3. Rope (1948) Rope (1948)
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Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: James Stewart, John Dall, Farley Granger Crime | Drama | Thriller 80 mins.
4. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Fred Dobbs and Bob Curtin, two Americans searching for work in Mexico, convince an old prospector to help them mine for gold in the Sierra Madre Mountains. Dir: John Huston With: Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt Action | Adventure | Drama | Western 126 mins.
5. Fort Apache (1948) Fort Apache (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
At Fort Apache, an honorable and veteran war captain finds conflict when his regime is placed under the command of a young, glory hungry lieutenant colonel with no respect for the local Indian tribe. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple Western 125 mins.
6. Call Northside 777 (1948) Call Northside 777 (1948)
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Chicago reporter P.J. McNeal re-opens a ten year old murder case. Dir: Henry Hathaway With: James Stewart, Richard Conte, Lee J. Cobb Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery 112 mins.
7. Oliver Twist (1948) Oliver Twist (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Based on the Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist is about an orphan boy who runs away from a workhouse and meets a pickpocket on the streets of London... Dir: David Lean With: Robert Newton, Alec Guinness, Kay Walsh Adventure | Crime | Drama 116 mins.
8. The Red Shoes (1948) The Red Shoes (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A young ballet dancer is torn between the man she loves and her pursuit to become a prima ballerina. Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger With: Anton Walbrook, Marius Goring, Moira Shearer Drama | Music | Romance 133 mins.
9. Fighter Squadron (1948) Fighter Squadron (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
During World War II, an insubordinate fighter pilot finds the shoe on the other foot when he's promoted. Dir: Raoul Walsh With: Edmond O'Brien, Robert Stack, John Rodney Action | War 96 mins.
10. Key Largo (1948) Key Largo (1948)
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A man visits his old friend's hotel and finds a gangster running things. As a hurricane approaches, the two end up confronting each other. Dir: John Huston With: Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Lauren Bacall Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 100 mins.
11. Hamlet (1948) Hamlet (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Prince Hamlet struggles over whether or not he should kill his uncle, whom he suspects has murdered his father, the former king. Dir: Laurence Olivier With: Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, John Laurie Drama 155 mins.
12. Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948) Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man. Dir: Charles Barton With: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr. Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi 83 mins.
13. Macbeth (1948) Macbeth (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In fog-dripping, barren and sometimes macabre settings, 11th-century Scottish nobleman Macbeth is led... Dir: Orson Welles With: Orson Welles, Jeanette Nolan, Dan O'Herlihy Drama | History | War United States-PASSED 92 mins.
14. Easter Parade (1948) Easter Parade (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A nightclub performer hires a naive chorus girl to become his new dance partner to make his former partner jealous and to prove he can make any partner a star. Dir: Charles Walters With: Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Peter Lawford Musical | Romance 107 mins.
15. The Naked City (1948) The Naked City (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Amid a semi-documentary portrait of New York and its people, Jean Dexter, an attractive blonde model... Dir: Jules Dassin With: Barry Fitzgerald, Howard Duff, Dorothy Hart Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller 96 mins.
16. The Man from Colorado (1948) The Man from Colorado (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Two friends return home after their discharge from the army after the Civil War. However, one of them... Dir: Henry Levin With: Glenn Ford, William Holden, Ellen Drew Romance | Western 100 mins.
17. Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948) Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A man and his wife decide they can afford to have a house in the country built to their specifications. It's a lot more trouble than they think. Dir: H.C. Potter With: Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas Comedy | Romance 94 mins.
18. Against the Wind (1948) Against the Wind (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
British agents engage in hazardous duty behind German lines. Dir: Charles Crichton With: Robert Beatty, Simone Signoret, Jack Warner Action | War | Drama 96 mins.
19. Portrait of Jennie (1948) Portrait of Jennie (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist. Dir: William Dieterle With: Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Ethel Barrymore Drama | Romance | Fantasy | Mystery 86 mins.
20. Joan of Arc (1948) Joan of Arc (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In the Fifteenth Century, France is a defeated and ruined nation after the One Hundred Years War against England... Dir: Victor Fleming With: Ingrid Bergman, José Ferrer, Francis L. Sullivan Biography | Drama | History | War 145 mins.
21. The Three Musketeers (1948) The Three Musketeers (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
D'Artagnan and his musketeer comrades thwart the plans of Royal Prime Minister Richelieu to usurp the King's power. Dir: George Sidney With: Lana Turner, Gene Kelly, June Allyson Action | Adventure | Drama | Romance 125 mins.
22. Berlin Express (1948) Berlin Express (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A multinational group of train passengers become involved in a post-World War II Nazi assassination plot. Dir: Jacques Tourneur With: Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan, Charles Korvin Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 87 mins.
23. The Mating of Millie (1948) The Mating of Millie (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Man tries to help a woman trap a husband so she can adopt a child, but he falls for her himself. Dir: Henry Levin With: Glenn Ford, Evelyn Keyes, Ron Randell Comedy 87 mins.
24. I Remember Mama (1948) I Remember Mama (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The ups and downs of a Norwegian immigrant family, circa 1910. Dir: George Stevens With: Irene Dunne, Barbara Bel Geddes, Oskar Homolka Drama | Family 134 mins.
25. Yellow Sky (1948) Yellow Sky (1948)
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Pistol-packing tomboy, and grandfather come to discover band of bank robbing bandits taking refuge in the neighboring ghost town. Dir: William A. Wellman With: Gregory Peck, Anne Baxter, Richard Widmark Crime | Western 98 mins.
26. The Pirate (1948) The Pirate (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A girl is engaged to the local richman, but meanwhile she has dreams about the legendary pirate Macoco... Dir: Vincente Minnelli With: Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Walter Slezak Adventure | Comedy | Musical | Romance 102 mins.
27. A Foreign Affair (1948) A Foreign Affair (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In occupied Berlin, an army captain is torn between an ex-Nazi cafe singer and the U.S. congresswoman investigating her. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Jean Arthur, Marlene Dietrich, John Lund Comedy | Drama | Romance 116 mins.
28. The Big Clock (1948) The Big Clock (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A career oriented magazine editor finds himself on the run when he discovers his boss is framing him for murder. Dir: John Farrow With: Ray Milland, Maureen O'Sullivan, Charles Laughton Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller 95 mins.
29. The Black Arrow (1948) The Black Arrow (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Yong nobleman Richard Shelton returns from the War of the Roses to find his father murdered, a fugitive family friend blamed, and his uncle occupying his estates. Dir: Gordon Douglas With: Louis Hayward, Janet Blair, George Macready Action | Adventure | History | Romance 76 mins.
30. The Fallen Idol (1948) The Fallen Idol (1948)
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A butler working in a foreign embassy in London falls under suspicion when his wife accidentally falls to her death, the only witness being an impressionable young boy. Dir: Carol Reed With: Ralph Richardson, Michèle Morgan, Sonia Dresdel Drama | Mystery | Thriller 95 mins.
31. Sorry, Wrong Number (1948) Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)
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Whilst on the telephone, an invalid woman overhears what she thinks is a plot for murder and attempts to prevent it. Dir: Anatole Litvak With: Barbara Stanwyck, Burt Lancaster, Ann Richards Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 89 mins.
32. Anna Karenina (1948) Anna Karenina (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A married woman's affair with a dashing young officer has tragic results. Dir: Julien Duvivier With: Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson, Kieron Moore Drama | Romance 139 mins.
33. They Live by Night (1948) They Live by Night (1948)
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An escaped convict, injured during a robbery, falls in love with the woman who nurses him back to health, but their relationship seems doomed from the beginning. Dir: Nicholas Ray With: Cathy O'Donnell, Farley Granger, Howard Da Silva Crime | Film-Noir | Romance 95 mins.
34. Superman (1948) Superman (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Superman comes to Earth as a child and grows up to be his home's first superhero with his first major challenge being to oppose The Spider Lady. Dir: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Thomas Carr With: Kirk Alyn, Noel Neill, Tommy Bond Sci-Fi 244 mins.
35. He Walked by Night (1948) He Walked by Night (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
This film-noir piece, told in semi-documentary style, follows police on the hunt for a resourceful criminal who shoots and kills a cop. Dir: Alfred L. Werker With: Richard Basehart, Scott Brady, Roy Roberts Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller 79 mins.
36. Johnny Belinda (1948) Johnny Belinda (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In post-war Cape Breton, a doctor's efforts to tutor a deaf/mute woman are undermined when she is raped, and the resulting pregnancy causes scandal to swirl. Dir: Jean Negulesco With: Jane Wyman, Lew Ayres, Charles Bickford Drama 102 mins.
37. Blanche Fury (1948) Blanche Fury (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Ambitious poor relation Blanche Fullerton accepts a job as governess from her wealthy cousins who have... Dir: Marc Allégret With: Valerie Hobson, Stewart Granger, Michael Gough Crime | Drama | Mystery | Romance 90 mins.
38. Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948) Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
As told to a psychiatrist: Mr. Peabody, middle-aged Bostonian on vacation with his wife in the Caribbean... Dir: Irving Pichel With: William Powell, Ann Blyth, Irene Hervey Comedy | Fantasy | Romance 89 mins.
39. The Paleface (1948) The Paleface (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Calamity Jane is despatched to find out who's smuggling rifles to the Indians, and winds up married to a hapless correspondence school dentist as part of her cover. Dir: Norman Z. McLeod With: Bob Hope, Jane Russell, Robert Armstrong Comedy | Western 91 mins.
40. State of the Union (1948) State of the Union (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
An industrialist is urged to run for President, but this requires uncomfortable compromises on both political and marital levels. Dir: Frank Capra With: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Van Johnson Comedy | Drama United States-PASSED 124 mins.
41. 3 Godfathers (1948) 3 Godfathers (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When 3 outlaws on the run find a dying woman and her newborn baby in the desert they vow to save the child. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Pedro Armendáriz, Harry Carey Jr. Drama | Western United States-PASSED 106 mins.
42. The Boy with Green Hair (1948) The Boy with Green Hair (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
This parable looks at public reaction when the hair of an American war orphan mysteriously turns green. Dir: Joseph Losey With: Pat O'Brien, Robert Ryan, Barbara Hale Comedy | Drama | Family 82 mins.
43. Wake of the Red Witch (1948) Wake of the Red Witch (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Captain Ralls fights Dutch shipping magnate Mayrant Sidneye for the woman he loves, Angelique Desaix, and for a fortune in gold aboard the Red Witch. Dir: Edward Ludwig With: John Wayne, Gail Russell, Gig Young Action | Adventure | Romance United States-PASSED 106 mins.
44. Words and Music (1948) Words and Music (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Fictionalized story of the songwriting partnership of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart. Dir: Norman Taurog With: Mickey Rooney, Tom Drake, June Allyson Biography | Comedy | Musical 120 mins.
45. Germany Year Zero (1948) Germany Year Zero (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Edmund, a young boy who lives in war-devastated Germany after the Second World War has to do all kinds... Dir: Roberto Rossellini With: Edmund Moeschke, Ernst Pittschau, Ingetraud Hinze Drama 78 mins.
46. Raw Deal (1948) Raw Deal (1948)
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Joe Sullivan is itching to get out of prison. He's taken the rap for Rick, who owes him $50 Grand. Rick sets up an escape for Joe... Dir: Anthony Mann With: Dennis O'Keefe, Claire Trevor, Marsha Hunt Crime | Film-Noir | Drama 79 mins.
47. My Dear Secretary (1948) My Dear Secretary (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Owen Waterbury, bestselling novelist, recruits aspiring writer Stephanie 'Steve' Gaylord as his latest of many secretaries... Dir: Charles Martin With: Laraine Day, Kirk Douglas, Keenan Wynn Comedy | Romance 94 mins.
48. Arch of Triumph (1948) Arch of Triumph (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Illegal refugees lead dark lives in pre-World War II Paris. Dir: Lewis Milestone With: Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer, Charles Laughton Drama | Romance | War 120 mins.
49. Miranda (1948) Miranda (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A young married physician discovers a mermaid, and gives into her request to be taken to see London. Comedy and romantic entanglements ensue soon after. Dir: Ken Annakin With: Glynis Johns, Googie Withers, Griffith Jones Fantasy | Comedy | Romance 80 mins.
50. Ladies of the Chorus (1948) Ladies of the Chorus (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Former burlesque star May and her daughter Peggy dance in the chorus. When May has a fight with featured dancer Bubbles... Dir: Phil Karlson With: Adele Jergens, Marilyn Monroe, Rand Brooks Musical 61 mins.
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