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. 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.
3. The Story of Will Rogers (1952) The Story of Will Rogers (1952)
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Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Will Rogers Jr., Jane Wyman, Carl Benton Reid Biography | Comedy | Drama | Western 109 mins.
4. 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 Drama | Western 85 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. 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.
7. April in Paris (1952) April in Paris (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Miss Ethel 'Dynamite' Jackson is a chorus girl who mistakingly receives an invitation from the State... Dir: David Butler With: Doris Day, Ray Bolger, Claude Dauphin Comedy | Musical | Romance 100 mins.
8. Forbidden Games (1952) Forbidden Games (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A young French girl orphaned in a Nazi air attack is befriended by the son of a poor farmer, and together they try to come to terms with the realities of death. Dir: René Clément With: Georges Poujouly, Brigitte Fossey, Amédée Drama | War 86 mins.
9. Phone Call from a Stranger (1952) Phone Call from a Stranger (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A lawyer whose wife has had an affair sets out to leave her by flying to LA. He becomes ever more involved in the lives of a few fellow travelers on a journey that ends up showing him as much about himself as about the others. Dir: Jean Negulesco With: Bette Davis, Shelley Winters, Gary Merrill Drama 105 mins.
10. Limelight (1952) Limelight (1952)
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A fading comedian and a suicidally despondent ballet dancer must look to each other to find meaning and hope in their lives. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Nigel Bruce Drama | Music 137 mins.