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The Best Movies of 1952 - Original Release   (88 Most Notable)

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 RATING    TITLE   YEAR   DIRECTOR  COUNTRY MEDIA
# 1 for 1952, # 7 Overall Singin' in the Rain 1952 Kelly, Gene / Donen, Stanley USA BDS
# 2 for 1952, # 53 Overall Ikiru 1952 Kurosawa, Akira Japan D
# 3 for 1952, # 83 Overall High Noon 1952 Zinnemann, Fred USA BDS
# 4 for 1952, # 155 Overall Forbidden Games 1952 Clément, René France D
# 5 for 1952, # 251 Overall The Quiet Man 1952 Ford, John USA BD
# 6 for 1952, # 318 Overall Umberto D. 1952 De Sica, Vittorio Italy BD
# 7 for 1952, # 447 Overall The Bad and the Beautiful 1952 Minnelli, Vincente USA D
# 8 for 1952, # 649 Overall Europa '51 1952 Rossellini, Roberto Italy BD
# 9 for 1952, # 707 Overall Limelight 1952 Chaplin, Charles USA YS
# 10 for 1952, # 746 Overall The Life of Oharu 1952 Mizoguchi, Kenji Japan BD
# 11 for 1952, # 932 Overall The Greatest Show on Earth 1952 DeMille, Cecil B. USA D
# 12 for 1952, # 942 Overall Viva Zapata! 1952 Kazan, Elia USA YS
# 13 for 1952, # 943 Overall Moulin Rouge 1952 Huston, John UK D
# 14 for 1952, # 1020 Overall Casque d'or 1952 Becker, Jacques France Y
# 15 for 1952, # 1092 Overall Adventures of Robinson Crusoe 1952 Buñuel, Luis Mexico DS
# 16 for 1952, # 1095 Overall Come Back, Little Sheba 1952 Mann, Daniel USA DS
# 17 for 1952, # 1133 Overall Othello 1952 Welles, Orson USA / Italy / France / Morocco Y
# 18 for 1952, # 1282 Overall The Big Sky 1952 Hawks, Howard USA
# 19 for 1952, # 1355 Overall Angel Face 1952 Preminger, Otto USA D
# 20 for 1952, # 1424 Overall The Narrow Margin 1952 Fleischer, Richard USA Y
# 21 for 1952, # 1442 Overall The Happy Time 1952 Fleischer, Richard USA
# 22 for 1952, # 1538 Overall Rancho Notorious 1952 Lang, Fritz USA
# 23 for 1952, # 1589 Overall Mandy 1952 Mackendrick, Alexander / Sears, Fred F. UK
# 24 for 1952, # 1669 Overall The Lusty Men 1952 Ray, Nicholas USA
# 25 for 1952, # 1714 Overall The Sound Barrier 1952 Lean, David UK S
# 26 for 1952, # 1732 Overall Carrie 1952 Wyler, William USA Y
# 27 for 1952, # 1745 Overall El 1952 Buñuel, Luis Mexico Y
# 28 for 1952, # 1895 Overall Five Fingers 1952 Mankiewicz, Joseph L. USA Y
# 29 for 1952, # 1966 Overall Outcast of the Islands 1952 Reed, Carol UK V
# 30 for 1952, # 2006 Overall Monkey Business 1952 Hawks, Howard USA D
# 31 for 1952, # 2014 Overall The Four Poster 1952 Reis, Irving USA
# 32 for 1952, # 2050 Overall Scaramouche 1952 Sidney, George USA D
# 33 for 1952, # 2052 Overall The Snows of Kilimanjaro 1952 King, Henry USA DS
# 34 for 1952, # 2055 Overall The Importance of Being Earnest 1952 Asquith, Anthony UK Y
# 35 for 1952, # 2057 Overall Son of Paleface 1952 Tashlin, Frank USA D
# 36 for 1952, # 2076 Overall Pat and Mike 1952 Cukor, George USA D
# 37 for 1952, # 2087 Overall My Son John 1952 McCarey, Leo USA
# 38 for 1952, # 2126 Overall Park Row 1952 Fuller, Samuel USA D
# 39 for 1952, # 2141 Overall Clash by Night 1952 Lang, Fritz USA Y
# 40 for 1952, # 2171 Overall Ivanhoe 1952 Thorpe, Richard UK / USA YS
# 41 for 1952, # 2189 Overall This Is Cinerama 1952 Cooper, Merian C. / von Fritsch, Gunther / Schoedsack, Ernest B. / Todd, Michael Jr. USA BD
# 42 for 1952, # 2192 Overall Beauties of the Night 1952 Clair, René France / Italy V
# 43 for 1952, # 2200 Overall Two Pennyworth of Hope 1952 Castellani, Renato Italy
# 44 for 1952, # 2204 Overall The Little World of Don Camillo 1952 Duvivier, Julien France / Italy Y
# 45 for 1952, # 2212 Overall Le Plaisir 1952 Ophüls, Max France D
# 46 for 1952, # 2215 Overall The Thief 1952 Rouse, Russell USA Y
# 47 for 1952, # 2227 Overall Above and Beyond 1952 Frank, Melvin / Panama, Norman USA V
# 48 for 1952, # 2229 Overall The Crimson Pirate 1952 Siodmak, Robert USA DS
# 48 for 1952, # 2229 Overall Sisters of Nishijin 1952 Yoshimura, Kozaburo Japan
# 48 for 1952, # 2229 Overall The Star 1952 Heisler, Stuart USA D
# 49 for 1952, # 2233 Overall We Are All Murderers 1952 Cayatte, André France / Italy
# 50 for 1952, # 2262 Overall The Marrying Kind 1952 Cukor, George USA Y
# 51 for 1952, # 2339 Overall Magical Maestro 1952 Avery, Tex USA Y
# 52 for 1952, # 2347 Overall With a Song in My Heart 1952 Lang, Walter USA DS
# 53 for 1952, # 2349 Overall The White Reindeer 1952 Blomberg, Erik Finland
# 54 for 1952, # 2363 Overall The Brave Don't Cry 1952 Leacock, Philip UK
# 54 for 1952, # 2363 Overall Phone Call from a Stranger 1952 Negulesco, Jean USA D
# 55 for 1952, # 2366 Overall The Boy Kumasenu 1952 Graham, Sean Ghana
# 55 for 1952, # 2366 Overall The Magic Garden 1952 Swanson, Donald South Africa
# 56 for 1952, # 2375 Overall Star and Stripes Forever 1952 Koster, Henry USA Y
# 57 for 1952, # 2377 Overall Hans Christian Andersen 1952 Vidor, Charles USA BDS
# 58 for 1952, # 2387 Overall My Six Convicts 1952 Fregonese, Hugo USA
# 59 for 1952, # 2390 Overall The Member of the Wedding 1952 Zinnemann, Fred USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall Against All Flags 1952 Sherman, George USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall Le Grand Méliés 1952 Franju, George France D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall Macao 1952 von Sternberg, Josef / Ray, Nicholas USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall Madeline 1952 Cannon, Robert USA Y
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall Mr. Peepers 1952 Sheldon, James USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall O. Henry's Full House 1952 Hathaway, Henry / Hawks, Howard / King, Henry / Koster, Henry / Negulesco, Jean USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall On Dangerous Ground 1952 Ray, Nicholas / Lupino, Ida USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall The Story of Robin Hood 1952 Annakin, Ken USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall Sudden Fear 1952 Miller, David USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall The Ultimate Goldbergs 1952 various USA Y
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall The Winning Team 1952 Seiler, Lewis USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall Woody Woodpecker and Friends 1952 Lantz, Walter / various USA D
# 60 for 1952, # 2396 Overall Yankee Buccaneer 1952 De Cordova, Frederick USA D
# 61 for 1952, # 2398 Overall Hôtel des Invalides 1952 Franju, Georges France
# 61 for 1952, # 2398 Overall The White Sheik 1952 Fellini, Federico Italy YS
# 62 for 1952, # 2418 Overall Bienvenido Mister Marshall 1952 Berlanga, Luis García Spain
# 62 for 1952, # 2418 Overall Bwana Devil 1952 Oboler, Arch USA
# 62 for 1952, # 2418 Overall The Card 1952 Neame, Ronald UK V
# 62 for 1952, # 2418 Overall Fanfan la Tulipe 1952 Christian-Jaque Italy / France D
# 62 for 1952, # 2418 Overall My Cousin Rachel 1952 Koster, Henry USA
# 62 for 1952, # 2418 Overall Revizor 1952 Petrov, Vladimir Soviet Union
# 62 for 1952, # 2418 Overall Vasili's Return 1952 Pudovkin, Vsevolod Soviet Union
# 62 for 1952, # 2418 Overall Youth of Chopin 1952 Ford, Aleksander Poland V
# 63 for 1952, # 2419 Overall Baiju Bawra 1952 Bhatt, Vijay India
# 63 for 1952, # 2419 Overall The Pathfinder 1952 Salkow, Sidney USA
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Media Availability Codes (Amazon.com)
T   Theaters (US)
B   Blu-ray Disc
D   DVD
V   VHS
Y   Yes (DVD or VHS, unspecified)
S   Soundtrack
 
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