Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1948

1. An Act of Murder (1948) An Act of Murder (1948)
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A hard-line judge is tempted toward mercy-killing by his wife's terminal cancer. Dir: Michael Gordon With: Fredric March, Edmond O'Brien, Florence Eldridge Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 91 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. Pitfall (1948) Pitfall (1948)
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John Forbes is a family man who's tired of the 9 to 5 humdrum of his job an insurance company executive... Dir: André De Toth With: Dick Powell, Lizabeth Scott, Jane Wyatt Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller 86 mins.
6. 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.
7. Key Largo (1948) Key Largo (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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.
8. Station West (1948) Station West (1948)
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Dick Powell stars as Haven, a government private investigator assigned to investigate the murders of two cavalrymen... Dir: Sidney Lanfield With: Dick Powell, Jane Greer, Agnes Moorehead Action | Mystery | Romance | Western United States-PASSED 87 mins.
9. Red River (1948) Red River (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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.
10. 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.