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. April in Paris (1952) April in Paris (1952)
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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.
5. 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.
6. Scaramouche (1952) Scaramouche (1952)
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After Andre Moreau finds he is the secret bastard son of a recently deceased noble, he realizes that it his own sister that he's romantically drawn to. Dir: George Sidney With: Stewart Granger, Janet Leigh, Eleanor Parker Action | Adventure | Comedy | Drama | Romance 115 mins.
7. 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.
8. Bend of the River (1952) Bend of the River (1952)
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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. 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.
10. Million Dollar Mermaid (1952) Million Dollar Mermaid (1952)
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Biopic of Australian swimming champ and entertainer Annette Kellerman. After overcoming polio, Kellerman achieves fame and creates a scandal when her one-piece bathing suit is considered indecent. Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Esther Williams, Victor Mature, Walter Pidgeon Biography | Drama | Musical | Sport 115 mins.