Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1948

1. I Remember Mama (1948) I Remember Mama (1948)
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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.
2. Bicycle Thieves (1948) Bicycle Thieves (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In post-war Italy, a working-class man's bicycle is stolen. He and his son set out to find it. Dir: Vittorio De Sica With: Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola, Lianella Carell Drama 89 mins.
3. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 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 Adventure | Drama | Western 126 mins.
4. Rope (1948) Rope (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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.
5. Four Faces West (1948) Four Faces West (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Cowboy Ross McEwen arrives in town. He asks the banker for a loan of $2000. When the banker asks about securing a loan that large... Dir: Alfred E. Green With: Joel McCrea, Frances Dee, Charles Bickford Western 89 mins.
6. 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 | Musical | Romance 134 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 Action | Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 100 mins.
8. The Return of the Whistler (1948) The Return of the Whistler (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
On the eve of his marriage, a young man's fiance disappears. He hires a private detective to help him track her down... Dir: D. Ross Lederman With: Michael Duane, Lenore Aubert, Richard Lane Film-Noir | Mystery 60 mins.
9. Red River (1948) Red River (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Dunson leads a cattle drive, the culmination of over 14 years of work, to its destination in Missouri. But his tyrannical behavior along the way causes a mutiny, led by his adopted son. Dir: Howard Hawks, Arthur Rosson With: John Wayne, Montgomery Clift, Joanne Dru Action | Adventure | Romance | Western 133 mins.
10. Oliver Twist (1948) Oliver Twist (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
An orphan named Oliver Twist meets a pickpocket on the streets of London. From there, he joins a household of boys who are trained to steal for their master. Dir: David Lean With: Robert Newton, Alec Guinness, Kay Walsh Drama 116 mins.