1947 In Film
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The year 1947 in film involved some significant events.

Events

Top-grossing films (U.S.)

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 20th Century Fox $4,100,000
9. Cass Timberlane MGM $3,983,000
10. The Ghost and Mrs. Muir 20th Century Fox $3,750,000
11. The Bishop's Wife RKO $3,527,000
12. Body and Soul United Artists $3,305,000
13. Miracle on 34th Street 20th Century Fox $3,150,000
14. Possessed Warner Bros. $3,133,000
15. The Farmer's Daughter RKO $3,100,000
16. The Shocking Miss Pilgrim 20th Century Fox $3,000,000
17. Crossfire RKO $2,756,000
18. Dark Passage Warner Bros. $2,430,000
19. Down to Earth Columbia $2,390,000
20. Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman Universal $2,101,000

Awards

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 Kazan - Gentleman's Agreement
Best Actor: Ronald Colman - A Double Life
Best Actress: Rosalind Russell - Mourning 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

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

U.S.A. unless stated

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Serials

Short film series

Births

Deaths

Film debuts

References


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