1947 in film: Wikis

  
  
  
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Did you know ...


More interesting facts on 1947 in film

Include this on your site/blog:

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

            List of years in film       (table)
 1937 .  1938 .  1939 .  1940  . 1941  . 1942  . 1943 
1944 1945 1946 -1947- 1948 1949 1950
 1951 .  1952 .  1953 .  1954  . 1955  . 1956  . 1957 
    In television: 1944 1945 1946 -1947- 1948 1949 1950     
       In radio : 1944 1945 1946 -1947- 1948 1949 1950     
Related time period  or  subjects
 1944 . 1945 . 1946 - 1947 - 1948 . 1949 . 1950 
1910s . 1920s . 1930s -1940s- 1950s . 1960s . 1970s

 19th century . 20th century . 21st century 

Art . Archaeology . Architecture . Literature . Music . Science +...
Years in film
Filmreel2.jpg
1870s
1880s
1890s
1890 • 1891 • 1892 • 1893 • 1894
1895 • 1896 • 1897 • 1898 • 1899
1900s
1900 • 1901 • 1902 • 1903 • 1904
1905 • 1906 • 1907 • 1908 • 1909
1910s
1910 • 1911 • 1912 • 1913 • 1914
1915 • 1916 • 1917 • 1918 • 1919
1920s
1920 • 1921 • 1922 • 1923 • 1924
1925 • 1926 • 1927 • 1928 • 1929
1930s
1930 • 1931 • 1932 • 1933 • 1934
1935 • 1936 • 1937 • 1938 • 1939
1940s
1940 • 1941 • 1942 • 1943 • 1944
1945 • 1946 • 1947 • 1948 • 1949
1950s
1950 • 1951 • 1952 • 1953 • 1954
1955 • 1956 • 1957 • 1958 • 1959
1960s
1960 • 1961 • 1962 • 1963 • 1964
1965 • 1966 • 1967 • 1968 • 1969
1970s
1970 • 1971 • 1972 • 1973 • 1974
1975 • 1976 • 1977 • 1978 • 1979
1980s
1980 • 1981 • 1982 • 1983 • 1984
1985 • 1986 • 1987 • 1988 • 1989
1990s
1990 • 1991 • 1992 • 1993 • 1994
1995 • 1996 • 1997 • 1998 • 1999
2000s
2000 • 2001 • 2002 • 2003 • 2004
2005 • 2006 • 2007 • 2008 • 2009
2010s
2010 • 2011 and beyond

The year 1947 in film involved some significant events.

Contents

Events

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Actors Gross
1. Unconquered Paramount Gary Cooper and Paulette Goddard $6,100,000
2. The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer
The Egg and I
RKO
Universal
Cary Grant, Myrna Loy and Shirley Temple
Claudette Colbert and Fred MacMurray
$5,500,000
3. Mother Wore Tights 20th Century Fox Betty Grable $5,250,000
4. Life With Father Warner Bros. William Powell, Irene Dunne and Elizabeth Taylor $5,057,000
5. Green Dolphin Street MGM Lana Turner $5,000,000
6. Road to Rio Paramount Bing Crosby, Dorothy Lamour and Bob Hope $4,500,000
7. Forever Amber 20th Century Fox Linda Darnell and Cornel Wilde $4,384,000
8. Gentleman's Agreement 20th Century Fox Gregory Peck, Dorothy McGuire and John Garfield $4,100,000
9. Cass Timberlane MGM Spencer Tracy and Lana Turner $3,983,000
10. The Ghost and Mrs. Muir 20th Century Fox Gene Tierney $3,750,000
11. The Bishop's Wife RKO Cary Grant, Loretta Young and David Niven $3,527,000
12. Body and Soul United Artists John Garfield and Lilli Palmer $3,305,000
13. Miracle on 34th Street 20th Century Fox Maureen O'Hara and John Payne $3,150,000
14. Possessed Warner Bros. Joan Crawford and Van Heflin $3,133,000
15. The Farmer's Daughter RKO Loretta Young and Joseph Cotten $3,100,000
16. The Shocking Miss Pilgrim 20th Century Fox Betty Grable $3,000,000
17. Crossfire RKO Robert Young, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan and Gloria Grahame $2,756,000
18. Dark Passage Warner Bros. Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall $2,430,000
19. Down to Earth Columbia Rita Hayworth and Larry Parks $2,390,000
20. Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman Universal Susan Hayward $2,101,000

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Gentleman's Agreement - 20th Century-Fox
Best Director: Elia Kazan - Gentleman's Agreement
Best Actor: Ronald Colman - A Double Life
Best Actress: Loretta Young - The Farmer's Daughter
Best Supporting Actor: Edmund Gwenn - Miracle on 34th Street
Best Supporting Actress: Celeste Holm - Gentleman's Agreement

Golden Globe Awards:

Best Picture: Gentleman's Agreement
Best Director: Elia Kazan - Gentleman's Agreement
Best Actor: Ronald Colman - A Double Life
Best Actress: Rosalind Russell - Mourning Becomes Electra

Grand Prix (Cannes Film Festival): not awarded

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival)

Siréna, directed by Karel Stekly (Czechoslovakia)

Films released in 1947

Serials

Short film series

Births

Deaths

Film Debuts








Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message