1950 In Film
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The year 1950 in film involved some significant events.

Events

Top-grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Gross
1. King Solomon's Mines MGM $9,955,000
2. All About Eve Fox $8,400,000
3. Walt Disney's Cinderella Disney $8,000,000
4. Annie Get Your Gun MGM $7,756,000
5. Father of the Bride MGM $6,084,000
6. Sunset Boulevard Paramount $5,000,000
7. Born Yesterday Columbia $4,150,000
8. Wabash Avenue Fox $4,054,000
9. At War with the Army Paramount $3,100,000
10. My Blue Heaven Fox $3,000,000

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: All About Eve - 20th Century-Fox
Best Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz - All About Eve
Best Actor: José Ferrer - Cyrano de Bergerac
Best Actress: Judy Holliday - Born Yesterday
Best Supporting Actor: George Sanders - All About Eve
Best Supporting Actress: Josephine Hull - Harvey

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: Sunset Boulevard
Best Actor: José Ferrer - Cyrano de Bergerac
Best Actress: Gloria Swanson - Sunset Boulevard
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: no award
Best Actor: Fred Astaire - Three Little Words
Best Actress: Judy Holliday - Born Yesterday
Other
Best Director: Billy Wilder - Sunset Boulevard

Grand Prix (Cannes Film Festival): not held

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival)

Justice Is Done (Justice est faite), directed by André Cayatte, France

Top ten money making stars

Rank Actor/Actress
1. John Wayne
2. Bob Hope
3. Bing Crosby
4. Betty Grable
5. James Stewart
6. (tie) Bud Abbott
Lou Costello
7. Clifton Webb
8. Esther Williams
9. Spencer Tracy
10. Randolph Scott

Notable films released in 1950

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