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            List of years in film       (table)
 1942 .  1943 .  1944 .  1945  . 1946  . 1947  . 1948 
1949 1950 1951 -1952- 1953 1954 1955
 1956 .  1957 .  1958 .  1959  . 1960  . 1961  . 1962 
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       In radio : 1949 1950 1951 -1952- 1953 1954 1955     
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The year 1952 in film involved some significant events.

Contents

Events

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Actors Gross
1. The Greatest Show on Earth Paramount Betty Hutton, Cornel Wilde, Charlton Heston and Gloria Grahame $14,000,000
2. The Bad and the Beautiful MGM Lana Turner and Kirk Douglas $8,500,000
3. The Snows of Kilimanjaro 20th Century Fox Gregory Peck and Ava Gardner $6,700,000
4. Ivanhoe MGM Robert Taylor, Joan Fontaine and Elizabeth Taylor $6,258,000
5. Singin' In The Rain MGM Gene Kelly $6,000,000
6. Sailor Beware Paramount Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis $4,300,000
7. Moulin Rouge United Artists Jose Ferrer and Zsa Zsa Gabor $4,252,000
8. Hans Christian Andersen RKO Danny Kaye and Farley Granger $4,100,000
9. Affair in Trinidad Columbia Rita Hayworth $4,000,000
10. Monkey Business 20th Century Fox Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers and Marilyn Monroe $3,800,000

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: The Greatest Show on Earth - DeMille, Paramount
Best Director: John Ford - The Quiet Man
Best Actor: Gary Cooper - High Noon
Best Actress: Shirley Booth - Come Back, Little Sheba
Best Supporting Actor: Anthony Quinn - Viva Zapata!
Best Supporting Actress: Gloria Grahame - The Bad and the Beautiful

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: The Greatest Show on Earth
Best Actor: Gary Cooper - High Noon
Best Actress: Shirley Booth - Come Back, Little Sheba
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: With a Song in My Heart
Best Actor: Donald O'Connor - Singin' in the Rain
Best Actress: Susan Hayward - With a Song in My Heart
Supporting Role:
Best Supporting Actor: Millard Mitchell - My Six Convicts
Best Supporting Actress: Katy Jurado - High Noon
Other
Best Director: Cecil B. DeMille - The Greatest Show on Earth

Grand Prix (Cannes Film Festival):

The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice, directed by Orson Welles, United States
Two Cents Worth of Hope (Due soldi di speranza), directed by Renato Castellani, Italy

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival):

Forbidden Games (Jeux interdits), directed by René Clément, France

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

Hon dansade en sommar (One Summer of Happiness), directed by Arne Mattsson, Sweden

Films released in 1952

Serials

Short film series

Births

Deaths

Film Debuts

See also


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