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1947 in film

List of years in film (table)
In television
1944
1945
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950

The year 1947 in film involved some significant events.

Events [ edit ]

Top-grossing films (U.S.) [ edit ]

Rank Title Studio Gross
1. Unconquered Paramount $6,100,000
2. The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer

The Egg and I
RKO

Universal
$5,500,000
3. Mother Wore Tights 20th Century Fox $5,250,000
4. Life with Father Warner Bros. $5,057,000
5. Green Dolphin Street MGM $5,000,000
6. Road to Rio Paramount $4,500,000
7. Forever Amber 20th Century Fox $4,384,000
8. Gentleman's Agreement $4,100,000
9. Cass Timberlane MGM $3,983,000
10. The Ghost and Mrs. Muir 20th Century Fox $3,750,000

Awards [ edit ]

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 KazanGentleman's Agreement
Best Actor: Ronald ColmanA Double Life
Best Actress: Rosalind RussellMourning Becomes Electra

Grand Prix (Cannes Film Festival): not awarded

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival)

Siréna, directed by Karel Stekly (Czechoslovakia)

Top Ten Money Making Stars [ edit ]

Rank Actor/Actress
1. Bing Crosby
2. Betty Grable
3. Ingrid Bergman
4. Gary Cooper
5. Humphrey Bogart
6. Bob Hope
7. Clark Gable
8. Gregory Peck
9. Claudette Colbert
10. Alan Ladd

Notable films released in 1947 [ edit ]

U.S.A. unless stated

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Serials [ edit ]

Short film series [ edit ]

Births [ edit ]

Deaths [ edit ]

Film debuts [ edit ]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ "Scotland Hosts the World's Longest Running Film Festival". Scotland.com. Retrieved 2014-07-18.
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