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. 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.
3. 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.
4. Ruby Gentry (1952) Ruby Gentry (1952)
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A sexy but poor young girl marries a rich man she doesn't love, but carries a torch for another man. Dir: King Vidor With: Jennifer Jones, Charlton Heston, Karl Malden Drama | Romance 82 mins.
5. Stop, You're Killing Me (1952) Stop, You're Killing Me (1952)
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After the repeal of Prohibition, a beer - maker decides to sell beer legally, but no one wants to buy his revolting beet, and he does not want to force sales. Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: Broderick Crawford, Claire Trevor, Virginia Gibson Comedy 86 mins.
6. 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.
7. Room for One More (1952) Room for One More (1952)
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A fairly well-to-do family takes in 2 troubled orphans since no one else will take them. Dir: Norman Taurog With: Cary Grant, Betsy Drake, Lurene Tuttle Comedy 98 mins.
8. Lone Star (1952) Lone Star (1952)
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Ex-President Andrew Jackson sends Texan Devereux Burke back home on a mission to facilitate Sam Houston's drive for U.S. statehood. Dir: Vincent Sherman With: Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Broderick Crawford Action | Adventure | History | Romance | Western 94 mins.
9. The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
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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.
10. Hans Christian Andersen (1952) Hans Christian Andersen (1952)
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The opening scene of the movie describes it best: "Once upon a time there lived in Denmark a great storyteller named Hans Christian Andersen. This is not the story of his life, but a fairy tale about the great spinner of fairy tales." Dir: Charles Vidor With: Danny Kaye, Farley Granger, Zizi Jeanmaire Biography | Family | Musical | Romance United States-PASSED 112 mins.