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Best Movies of 1948

Movie Mirrors

by Sanderson Beck

Movie Mirrors Introduction

Abbreviations
 Title

Min.

c S M H P V En Ed
 Act of Murder, An 91  7 6  5      6  7
 Adventures of Don Juan 110  c 4 6  6  7 7  6  5
 All My Sons 95  6 6  5    6  7
 Another Part of the Forest 107  6 6  5   6 6
 Apartment for Peggy 96  c 6 6 5  7  7
 Bicycle Thief, The (Italian) 90  b 8 8 7 7 8  6  7
 Boy With Green Hair, The 82  c 6 6 4 5 6  5  6
 Call Northside 777 111  b 7 7 6 7 7  6  7
 Command Decision 112  b 6 7 5 6 5  6  6
 Dark Past, The 75  6 6 6 3 6  5  6
 Drunken Angel (Japanese) 98  b 6 6 6 7 6  6  7
 Easter Parade 103  c 7 7 6 7 6  6  5
 Fallen Idol, The 95  b 8 7 7 7 6  6  5
 Fighting Father Dunne 93  b 7 5 4 6 4  6  7
 Force of Evil 78  b 6 6 6 5 6  6  5
 Foreign Affair, A 116  b 6 7 6  6  6
 Fort Apache 125  b 7 6 6 8 7  7  6
 Germany, Year Zero (Italian) 71  b 7 5  5  6
 Hamlet 154  b 8 8 6 9 8  8  9
 Hills of Home 97  c 6 6 4 7 6  6  6
 Homecoming 113  b 4 4 4 3 4  6  6
 I Remember Mama 134  b 7 7 6 6 7  5 6
 Iron Curtain, The 87  b 5 6 4      6  7
 Joan of Arc 100  c 5 5 4 5 5  6  7
 Johnny Belinda 102  b 7 7 6 7 5  6  7
 June Bride 96  b 6 6 4 6 6  6  5
 Key Largo 100  b 6 7 7 7 7  6  5
 Letter from an Unknown Woman 86  b 8 6 7 5 6  6  6
 Macbeth 107  b 6 6 5  5  6  7
 Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House 94  b 6 6 7 7 7  6  5
 Naked City, The 96  b 6 6 8  8  6  6
 Oliver Twist 116  b 8 8 8 7 8  6  7
 Paleface, The 91  c 6 6 7  7  6  5
 Pirate, The 102  c 6 6 7  7  6  5
 Portrait of Jennie 86  b 7 6 7  7  6  6
 Rachel and the Stranger 80  b 6 6 5  6  6  6
 Red River 133  b 8 8 6 9 8  7  6
 Red Shoes, The 133  c 8 8 8 7 8  6  7
 Rope 80  c 7 6 6  6  6
 Scott of the Antarctic 105  c 5 5 6 7 5  5  6
 Search, The 105  b 6 8 5 9 7  7  8
 Sitting Pretty 89  b 5 6 7 6  6  6
 Snake Pit, The 108  b 5 7 6 9 7  6  7
 Sorry, Wrong Number 89  b 6 6 6 7 7  6  5
 State of the Union 124  b 6 7 7 5 7  7  8
 Terra Trema, La (Italian) 154  b 8 5 7  5  6
 They Live by Night 95  b 8 7 5 6 7  6  5
 3 Godfathers 106  c 8 6 5 6 6  6  6
 Time of Your Life, The 106  b 8 4 5 6 7  6  6
 To the Ends of the Earth 109  b 7 7 6  6  6
 Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The 126  b 8 8 6 9 8  8  8
 Unfaithfully Yours 105  b 7 8 6 5 7  6  5
 Woman's Vengeance, A 96  b 7 7 5  6  6

Abbreviations
b = black and white
c = color
S = Scheuer's rating
M = Maltin's rating
H = Halliwell's rating
P = Martin & Porter's rating
V = Videohound's rating
En = Beck's entertainment value
Ed = Beck's educational value

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