Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1952

1. The Quiet Man (1952) The Quiet Man (1952)
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A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald Comedy | Drama | Romance 129 mins.
2. Singin' in the Rain (1952) Singin' in the Rain (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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.
3. The Importance of Being Earnest (1952) The Importance of Being Earnest (1952)
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When Algernon discovers that his friend, Ernest, has created a fictional brother for whenever he needs a reason to escape dull country life, Algernon poses as the brother, resulting in ever increasing confusion. Dir: Anthony Asquith With: Michael Redgrave, Richard Wattis, Michael Denison Comedy | Drama 95 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 Thriller | Western 85 mins.
5. Ikiru (1952) Ikiru (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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. Hold That Line (1952) Hold That Line (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In a precursor to Trading Places (1983), the Bowery Boys are enrolled in a fancy college by a pair of... Dir: William Beaudine With: Leo Gorcey, Huntz Hall, John Bromfield Action | Comedy | Sport 67 mins.
7. 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 are told against a background of circus spectacle. Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: James Stewart, Charlton Heston, Betty Hutton Drama | Family | Romance 152 mins.
8. Monkey Business (1952) Monkey Business (1952)
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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.
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  
After being dumped by his girlfriend, an airline pilot pursues a babysitter in his hotel and gradually realizes she's dangerous. Dir: Roy Ward Baker With: Richard Widmark, Marilyn Monroe, Anne Bancroft Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller 76 mins.
10. The Marrying Kind (1952) The Marrying Kind (1952)
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Florence and Chet Keefer have had a troublesome marriage. Whilst in the middle of a divorce hearing... Dir: George Cukor With: Judy Holliday, Aldo Ray, Madge Kennedy Comedy | Drama 92 mins.