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Best Movies of 1949

Movie Mirrors

by Sanderson Beck

Movie Mirrors Introduction

Abbreviations
 Title

Min.

c S M H P V En Ed
 Accused, The 101   6  6  5    6  6  5
 Adam's Rib 101  b  8  8  6  8  8  8  8
 All the King's Men 109   8  8  7  7  8  7  8
 Battleground 118  b 5 6  5  6 6 6 6
 Champion 99  b  7 7 6 7 7  7  6
 Christopher Columbus 95  c 5 6 4 5  6  6
 Come to the Stable 94  b 6 6 5 6  6  6
 Doctor and the Girl, The 98  b 5 5 4  6  6
 Edward, My Son 112  b 6 6 4  5  6
 Flamingo Road 94  b 6 6 5 6 6  6  6
 Fountainhead, The 114  6 5 6 4 5  6  6
 Great Lover, The 80  b 6 6 5 7 5  6  5
 Hasty Heart, The 102  b 7 7 5  6  7
 Heiress, The 115  b 7 8 6 8 7  7  7
 Holiday Affair 87  b 5 6 4 5 5  6  6
 Home of the Brave 67  b 7 6 5 5 6  6  7
 I Was a Male War Bride 105  b 7 6 6 7 6  6  6
 In the Good Old Summertime 103  c 6 6 5 5 6  6  5
 Inspector General, The 102  c 7 6 6 7 6  6  5
 Intruder in the Dust 87  b 8 6 7 9 7  7  8
 Kind Hearts and Coronets 106  b 8 7 7 7 7  7  6
 Knock on Any Door 100  b 5 5 5 6 4  6  6
 Lady Gambles, The 99  b 5 6 4 4  5 6
 Letter to Three Wives, A 103  b 8 8 6 6 8  7  7
 Little Women 122  c 5 5 5 4 6  6  7
 Lost Boundaries 99  b 7 6 5 5  6  7
 Madame Bovary 115  b 6 7 4 5 6  6  7
 My Foolish Heart 98  b 6 6 5 7 5  6  6
 On the Town 98  c 8 8 8  7  7  6
 Passport to Pimlico 84  b 6 7 8 6 5  6  6
 Pinky 102  b 6 6 6  6  7  8
 Prince of Foxes 107  b 6 5 5 3  6  6
 Red Pony, The 89  c 6 6 4  3  5  6
 Rocking Horse Winner, The 91  b 7 7 5 6 5  5  6
 Run for Your Money, A 83  b 7 6 5  7    6  5
 Samson and Delilah 131  c 6 6 4  7  6  5
 Sands of Iwo Jima 109  b 7 6 5 8 7  6  6
 Secret Garden, The 92  b 6 6 5 7 6  5  6
 Set-Up, The 72  b 6 7 7  6  6
 She Wore a Yellow Ribbon 103  c 8 7 6 9 7  7  6
 Stratton Story, The 106  b 6 7 4 7 6  6  7
 Stray Dog (Japanese) 122  b 8 7 6  6  6
 Take Me Out to the Ball Game 93  c 5 6 6 5 5  6  5
 That Forsyte Woman 113  c 5 5 5 3 4  6  6
 Third Man, The 104  b 8 8 8 9 8  6  6
 Twelve O'Clock High 132  b 6 8 6 7 7  7  7
 White Heat 114  b 8 7 7 8 7  7  6
 Window, The 73  b 7 6 7 6 7  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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