1950 in film: Wikis

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            List of years in film       (table)
 1940 .  1941 .  1942 .  1943  . 1944  . 1945  . 1946 
1947 1948 1949 -1950- 1951 1952 1953
 1954 .  1955 .  1956 .  1957  . 1958  . 1959  . 1960 
    In television: 1947 1948 1949 -1950- 1951 1952 1953     
       In radio : 1947 1948 1949 -1950- 1951 1952 1953     
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The year 1950 in film involved some significant events.

Contents

Events

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Actors Gross
1. Cinderella* Disney/RKO $141,087,000
2. King Solomon's Mines MGM Deborah Kerr and Stewart Granger $5,586,000
3. Annie Get Your Gun MGM Betty Hutton $4,919,000
4. Sunset Boulevard Paramount Gloria Swanson and William Holden $4,425,000
5. Father of the Bride MGM Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett and Elizabeth Taylor $4,115,000
6. Wabash Avenue 20th Century Fox Betty Grable $4,054,000
7. All About Eve 20th Century Fox Bette Davis and Anne Baxter $3,600,000
8. Born Yesterday Columbia Judy Holliday, Broderick Crawford and William Holden $3,300,000
9. At War with the Army Paramount Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis $3,100,000
10. My Blue Heaven 20th Century Fox Betty Grable and Dan Dailey $3,000,000

(*) After theatrical re-issue(s)

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: All About Eve - 20th Century-Fox
Best Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz - All About Eve
Best Actor: José Ferrer - Cyrano de Bergerac
Best Actress: Judy Holliday - Born Yesterday
Best Supporting Actor: George Sanders - All About Eve
Best Supporting Actress: Josephine Hull - Harvey

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: Sunset Boulevard
Best Actor: José Ferrer - Cyrano de Bergerac
Best Actress: Gloria Swanson - Sunset Boulevard
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: no award
Best Actor: Fred Astaire - Three Little Words
Best Actress: Judy Holliday - Born Yesterday
Other
Best Director: Billy Wilder - Sunset Boulevard

Grand Prix (Cannes Film Festival): not held

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival)

Justice Is Done (Justice est faite), directed by André Cayatte, France

Films released in 1950

Serials

Short film series

Births

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Film Debuts

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