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The year 1948 in film involved some significant events.

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Events

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Actors Gross
1. The Red Shoes Eagle-Lion Moira Shearer $5,000,000
2. The Three Musketeers MGM Lana Turner and Gene Kelly $4,507,000
3. Red River United Artists John Wayne and Montgomery Clift $4,500,000
4. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre Warner Bros. Humphrey Bogart $4,307,000
5. When My Baby Smiles at Me 20th Century Fox Betty Grable and Dan Dailey $4,200,000
6. Easter Parade MGM Judy Garland and Fred Astaire $4,100,000
7. Johnny Belinda
The Snake Pit
Warner Bros.
20th Century Fox
Jane Wyman and Lew Ayres
Olivia de Havilland
$4,089,000
8. Joan of Arc RKO Ingrid Bergman $4,000,000
9. The Loves of Carmen Columbia Rita Hayworth and Glenn Ford $3,700,000
10. Homecoming MGM Clark Gable and Lana Turner $3,420,000
11. Hamlet Rank Film Laurence Olivier $3,395,000
12. Key Largo Warner Bros. Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson and Lauren Bacall $3,289,000
13. Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House RKO Cary Grant and Myrna Loy $3,250,000
14. The Emperor Waltz Paramount Bing Crosby and Joan Fontaine $3,209,000
15. The Search MGM Montgomery Clift $3,191,000
16. I Remember Mama RKO Irene Dunne $3,140,000
17. That Lady in Ermine 20th Century Fox Betty Grable $3,075,000
18. State of the Union MGM Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn $2,745,000
19. A Foreign Affair Paramount Jean Arthur, Marlene Dietrich and John Lund $2,450,000
20. Sorry, Wrong Number Paramount Barbara Stanwyck and Burt Lancaster $2,200,000

(*) After theatrical re-issue(s)

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Hamlet - Two Cities Films
Best Director: John Huston - The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Best Actor: Laurence Olivier - Hamlet
Best Actress: Jane Wyman - Johnny Belinda
Best Supporting Actor: Walter Huston - The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Best Supporting Actress: Claire Trevor - Key Largo

Golden Globe Awards:

Best Picture (tie): Johnny Belinda
Best Picture (tie): The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Best Director: John Huston - The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Best Actor: Laurence Olivier - Hamlet
Best Actress: Jane Wyman - Johnny Belinda

Grand Prix (Cannes Film Festival): not held

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival)

Hamlet, directed by Laurence Olivier (United Kingdom)
Best Actor: Ernst Deutsch in Der Prozess
Best Actress: Jean Simmons in Hamlet

Films released in 1948

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