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Best Movies of 1952

Movie Mirrors

by Sanderson Beck

Movie Mirrors Introduction

Abbreviations
 Title

Min.

c S M H P V En Ed
 Above and Beyond 122   6  6  5  6  6  7
 Androcles and the Lion 98  b  6  6  6  4  5  5  6
 Bad and the Beautiful, The 109   7  7  6  8  7  7  7
 Bend of the River 91  c 6 6  5  7 6 6 5
 Captive City, The 91  b  6 5 6  6  6
 Carbine Williams 92  b 6 6 4  5  6
 Card, The (The Promoter) 90  b 7 6 6 5 6  6  5
 Carrie 118  b 6 5 6 7 6  6  7
 Clash by Night 105  b 5 6 5 6 7  6  6
 Come Back, Little Sheba 96  b 6 7 5 7 7  5  6
 Crimson Pirate, The 105  c 6 7 5 8 7  6  5
 Deadline – U.S.A. 87  b 6 6 5 7  6  6
 5 Fingers 108  b 8 6 6 8 7  7  7
 Forbidden Games (French) 85  b 8 7 7 9 8  7  7
 Girl in White, The 92  b 4 4 5  5  6
 Greatest Show on Earth, The 147  c 7 7 5 7 6  7  6
 Hans Christian Andersen 115  c 6 5 5 6 4  6  6
 Happy Time, The 94  b 7 7 7      7  7
 Has Anybody Seen My Gal? 88  c 5 5 6  6  6
 High Noon 85  b 8 8 8 9 8  7  6
 Ikiru (Japanese) 141  b 8 8 6 8 8  7  8
 Importance of Being Earnest, The 95  c 8 6 6 9 6  7  7
 Ivanhoe 106  c 6 6 5 7 6  6 5
 Limelight 137  b 7 6 7 6 6  6  7
 Lusty Men, The 113  b 6 6 5 7 6  6  7
 Miracle of Our Lady Fatima, The 102  c 6 6 4 6 4  5  6
 Monkey Business 97  b 6 6 5 7 6  6  5
 Moulin Rouge 119  c 7 7 6 7 7  6  7
 My Cousin Rachel 98  b 7 6 5      6 5
 Narrow Margin, The 71  b 6 7 7 6 6  6  5
 O. Henry’s Full House 117  b 6 5 6      6  6
 Pat and Mike 95  b 6 6 6 5 6  6  5
 Plymouth Adventure 105  c 6 5 5      6  7
 Quiet Man, The 129  c 8 8 7  9  8  7  7
 Scaramouche 115  c 6 7 6  7  6  5
 Sellout, The 83  b 5 5 4      5  6
 Singin’ In the Rain 103  c 8 8 8 9 8  8  7
 Snows of Kilimanjaro, The 115  c 5 6 6 7 6  6  5
 Star, The 91  b 6 7 5  6  7
 Stars and Stripes Forever 89  c 5 5 5 5 6  6  6
 Story of Will Rogers, The 109  c 5 6 4 5  6  6
 Tragedy of Othello, The 93  b 8 7 5 8 6  6  7
 Umberto D. (Italian) 89  b 8 8 6 9 8  5  6
 Viva Zapata! 113  b 7 8 6 8 8  8 8
 Wait ’Til the Sun Shines, Nellie 108  c 7 6 5  6  6
 We’re Not Married! 86  b 6 6 5 6 6  6  5
 White Sheik, The (Italian) 83  b 6 5 6 5 6  6  5
 With a Song in My Heart 117  c 6 6 5 6  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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