Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1947

1. Possessed (1947) 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. Dir: Curtis Bernhardt With: Joan Crawford, Van Heflin, Raymond Massey Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 108 mins.
2. Cass Timberlane (1947) Cass Timberlane (1947)
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Judge Cass Timberlane marries a girl from the wrong side of the tracks, Virginia Marshland. A baby is... Dir: George Sidney With: Spencer Tracy, Lana Turner, Zachary Scott Drama | Romance 119 mins.
3. The Lady from Shanghai (1947) The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
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Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O'Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot. With: Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller 87 mins.
4. Out of the Past (1947) 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. Dir: Jacques Tourneur With: Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Romance | Thriller 97 mins.
5. Miracle on 34th Street (1947) Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
When a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing. Dir: George Seaton With: Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O'Hara, John Payne Comedy | Crime | Drama | Family 96 mins.
6. Gentleman's Agreement (1947) Gentleman's Agreement (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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. Dir: Elia Kazan With: Gregory Peck, Dorothy McGuire, John Garfield Drama | Romance 118 mins.
7. Angel and the Badman (1947) Angel and the Badman (1947)
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Quirt Evans, an all round bad guy, is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth, a Quaker girl. He eventually finds himself having to choose between his world and the world Penelope lives in. Dir: James Edward Grant With: John Wayne, Gail Russell, Harry Carey Romance | Western 100 mins.
8. Black Narcissus (1947) Black Narcissus (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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. Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger With: Deborah Kerr, David Farrar, Flora Robson Drama 100 mins.
9. The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947) 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. Dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz With: Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison, George Sanders Comedy | Drama | Fantasy | Mystery | Romance | Thriller 104 mins.
10. Monsieur Verdoux (1947) Monsieur Verdoux (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A suave but cynical man supports his family by marrying and murdering rich women for their money, but the job has some occupational hazards. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Mady Correll, Allison Roddan Comedy | Crime | Drama 124 mins.