Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1952

1. Singin' in the Rain (1952) Singin' in the Rain (1952)
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A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound. Dir: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly With: Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds Comedy | Musical | Romance 103 mins.
2. High Noon (1952) High Noon (1952)
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A marshall, personally compelled to face a returning deadly enemy, finds that his own town refuses to help him. Dir: Fred Zinnemann With: Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Thomas Mitchell Western 85 mins.
3. The Quiet Man (1952) The Quiet Man (1952)
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A retired American boxer returns to the village where he was born in Ireland, where he finds love. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald Comedy | Drama | Romance 129 mins.
4. The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The dramatic lives of trapeze artists, a clown, and an elephant trainer against a background of circus spectacle. Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: James Stewart, Charlton Heston, Betty Hutton Drama | Family | Romance 152 mins.
5. Ikiru (1952) Ikiru (1952)
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A bureaucrat tries to find a meaning in his life after he discovers he has terminal cancer. Dir: Akira Kurosawa With: Takashi Shimura, Nobuo Kaneko, Shin'ichi Himori Drama 143 mins.
6. Macao (1952) Macao (1952)
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Nick Cochran, an American in exile in Macao, has a chance to restore his name by helping capture an international crime lord. Undercover, can he mislead the bad guys and still woo the handsome singer/petty crook, Julie Benson? Dir: Josef von Sternberg With: Robert Mitchum, Jane Russell, William Bendix Adventure | Crime | Drama | Film-Noir United States-PASSED 81 mins.
7. Viva Zapata! (1952) Viva Zapata! (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The story of Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata, who led a rebellion against the corrupt, oppressive dictatorship of president Porfirio Diaz in the early 20th century. Dir: Elia Kazan With: Marlon Brando, Jean Peters, Anthony Quinn Biography | Drama | History | War | Western 113 mins.
8. Bend of the River (1952) Bend of the River (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
When a town boss confiscates homesteader's supplies after gold is discovered nearby, a tough cowboy risks his life to try and get it to them. Dir: Anthony Mann With: James Stewart, Rock Hudson, Arthur Kennedy Action | Adventure | Western 87 mins.
9. Don't Bother to Knock (1952) Don't Bother to Knock (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An airline pilot, dumped by his girlfriend, pursues a baby-sitter in his hotel...and gradually realizes she's dangerous. Dir: Roy Ward Baker With: Richard Widmark, Marilyn Monroe, Anne Bancroft Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 76 mins.
10. Monkey Business (1952) Monkey Business (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A chemist finds his personal and professional life turned upside down when one of his chimpanzees finds the fountain of youth. Dir: Howard Hawks With: Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Marilyn Monroe Comedy 97 mins.