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Still to Come from 1952: World Premieres

Gourmet Prospects

Breaking the Sound Barrier Dir. David Lean. With Ralph Richardson, Ann Todd, Nigel Patrick
Casque d'or Dir. Jacques Becker. With Simone Signoret, Serge Reggiani, Claude Dauphin
Europa '51 Dir. Roberto Rossellini. With Ingrid Bergman, Alexander Knox, Ettore Giannini
Flavor of Green Tea over Rice Dir. Yasujirô Ozu. With Shin Saburi, Michiyo Kogure, Kôji Tsuruta
Forbidden Games Dir. René Clément. With Georges Poujouly, Brigitte Fossyey, Amédée
The Golden Coach Dir. Jean Renoir. With Anna Magnani, Odoardo Spadaro, Nada Fiorelli, Dante
Kansas City Confidential Dir. Phil Karlson. With John Payne, Coleen Gray, Preston Foster
The Life of Oharu Dir. Kenji Mizoguchi. With Kinuyo Tanaka, Tsukie Matsuura, Ichirô Sugai
Lightning Dir. Mikio Naruse. With Hideko Takamine, Mitsuko Mura, Kyôko Kagawa, Chieko Murata
Limelight Dir. Charles Chaplin. With Charles Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Nigel Bruce, Buster Keaton
Mother Dir. Mikio Naruse. With Kinuyo Tanaka, Kyôko Kagawa, Eiji Okada, Akihiko Katayama
Othello Dir. Orson Welles. With Orson Welles, Michéal MacLiammóir, Suzanne Cloutier
Le Plaisir Dir. Max Ophüls. With Claude Dauphin, Gaby Morlay, Madeleine Renaud, Mila Parély
Rancho Notorious Dir. Fritz Lang. With Marlene Dietrich, Arthur Kennedy, Mel Ferrer
Two Cents' Worth of Hope Dir. Renato Castellani. With Maria Fiore, Vincenzo Musolini
The White Sheik Dir. Federico Fellini. With Alberto Soldi, Brunella Bovo, Leopoldo Trieste

Actressy Enticements

Angel Face Dir. Otto Preminger. With Robert Mitchum, Jean Simmons, Mona Freeman
Bellissima Dir. Luchino Visconti. With Anna Magnani, Walter Chiari, Tina Apicella, Gastone Renzelli
Beware My Lovely Dir. Harry Horner. With Ida Lupino, Robert Ryan, Taylor Hohlmes
Carrie Dir. William Wyler. With Jennifer Jones, Laurence Olivier, Miriam Hopkins, Eddie Albert
Clash by Night Dir. Fritz Lang. With Barbara Stanwyck, Paul Douglas, Robert Ryan, Marilyn Monroe
Don't Bother to Knock Dir. Roy Ward Baker. With Richard Widmark, Marilyn Monroe
Japanese War Bride Dir. King Vidor. With Shirley Yamaguchi, Don Taylor, Cameron Mitchell
Mandy [aka Crash of Silence] Dir. Alexander Mackendrick. With Mandy Miller, Phyllis Calvert
The Marrying Kind Dir. George Cukor. With Judy Holliday, Aldo Ray, Madge Kennedy, Sheila Bond
Monkey Business Dir. Howard Hawks. With Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Charles Coburn
My Son John Dir. Leo McCarey. With Helen Hayes, Van Heflin, Dean Jagger, Robert Walker
Pat and Mike Dir. George Cukor. With Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Aldo Ray, William Ching
Paula Dir. Rudolph Maté. With Loretta Young, Kent Smith, Alexander Knox, Tommy Rettig
Phone Call from a Stranger Dir. Jean Negulesco. With Bette Davis, Gary Merrill, Shelley Winters
Ruby Gentry Dir. King Vidor. With Jennifer Jones, Charlton Heston, Karl Malden, Tom Tully
Secrets of Women Dir. Ingmar Bergman. With Anita Björk, Eva Dahlbeck, Maj-Britt Nilsson
Three for Bedroom C Dir. Milton H. Bren. With Gloria Swanson, James Warren, Fred Clark
We're Not Married! Dir. Edmund Goulding. With Ginger Rogers, Fred Allen, Victor Moore

Gender Is Burning

Bend of the River Dir. Anthony Mann. With James Stewart, Arthur Kennedy, Rock Hudson
Captive Women Dir. Stuart Gilmore. With Robert Clarke, Margaret Field, Gloria Saunders
Has Anybody Seen My Gal? Dir. Douglas Sirk. With Piper Laurie, Rock Hudson, Charles Coburn
Million Dollar Mermaid Dir. Mervyn LeRoy. With Esther Williams, Victor Mature, Walter Pidgeon
My Wife's Best Friend Dir. Richard Sale. With Anne Baxter, Macdonald Carey, Cecil Kellaway
Scaramouche Dir. George Sidney. With Stewart Granger, Eleanor Parker, Janet Leigh, Mel Ferrer
She's Working Her Way Through College Dir. H. Bruce Humberstone. With Virginia Mayo
The Savage Dir. George Marshall. With Charlton Heston, Susan Morrow, Peter Hansen, Joan Taylor

Auteurist Loyalties

Bronco Buster Dir. Budd Boetticher. With John Lund, Scott Brady, Joyce Holden, Chill Wills
Carson City Dir. André De Toth. With Randolph Scott, Lucille Norman, Raymond Massey
The Cimarron Kid Dir. Budd Boetticher. With Audie Murphy, Beverly Tyler, James Best
Children of Hiroshima Dir. Kaneto Shindô. With Nobuko Otowa, Osamu Takizawa, Miwa Saitô
Deadline U.S.A. Dir. Richard Brooks. With Humphrey Bogart, Ethel Barrymore, Kim Hunter
The Duel at Silver Creek Dir. Don Siegel. With Audie Murphy, Faith Domergue, Stephen McNally
A Girl in Every Port Dir. Chester Erskine. With Groucho Marx, Marie Wilson, William Bendix
I'll See You in My Dreams Dir. Michael Curtiz. With Danny Thomas, Doris Day, Frank Lovejoy
The Jazz Singer Dir. Michael Curtiz. With Danny Kaye, Peggy Lee, Eduard Franz, Mildred Dunnock
The Lusty Men Dir. Nicholas Ray. With Susan Hayward, Robert Mitchum, Arthur Kennedy
The Machine to Kill Bad People Dir. Roberto Rossellini. With Gennaro Pisano, Marilyn Buferd
Manon of the Spring Dir. Marcel Pagnol. With Edmond Ardisson, Henri Arius, Charles Blavette
Mexican Bus Ride Dir. Luis Buñuel. With Lilia Prado, Esteban Márquez, Luis Aceves Castañeda
Montana Belle Dir. Allan Dwan. With Jane Russell, George Brent, Scott Brady, Andy Devine
Nagarik [aka The Citizen] Dir. Ritwik Ghatak. With Ajit Banerjee, Kali Bannerjee, Ketaki Dutta
Scandal Sheet Dir. Phil Karlson. With Broderick Crawford, Donna Reed, John Derek, Henry O'Neill
The Seven Deadly Sins Dirs. Yves Allégret, Claude Autant-Lara, Eduardo De Filippo, et al.
The Sniper Dir. Edward Dmytryk. With Adolphe Menjou, Arthur Franz, Gerald Mohr, Marie Windsor
Son of Paleface Dir. Frank Tashlin. With Bob Hope, Jane Russell, Roy Rogers, Bill Williams
What Price Glory Dir. John Ford. With James Cagney, Corinne Calvet, Dan Dailey

Further Research

1. April 2000 Dir. Wolfgang Liebeneiner. With Hilde Krahl, Josef Meinrad, Waltraut Haas
Above and Beyond Dirs. Melvin Frank and Norman Panama. With Robert Taylor, Eleanor Parker
Affair in Trinidad Dir. Vincent Sherman. With Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Alexander Scourby
Androcles and the Lion Dir. Chester Erskine. With Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Alan Young
The Atomic City Dir. Jerry Hopper. With Gene Barry, Lydia Clarke, Michael Moore, Nancy Gates
Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla Dir. William Beaudine. With Bela Lugosi, Duke Mitchell
The Belle of New York Dir. Charles Walters. With Fred Astaire, Vera-Ellen, Marjorie Main
The Big Trees Dir. Felix E. Feist. With Kirk Douglas, Eve Miller, Patrice Wymore, Edgar Buchanan
Blackbird the Pirate Dir. Raoul Walsh. With Robert Newton, Linda Darnell, William Bendix
Carbine Williams Dir. Richard Thorpe. With James Stewart, Jean Hagen, Wendell Corey
The Card [aka The Promoter] Dir. Ronald Neame. With Alec Guinness, Glynis Johns
The Crimson Pirate Dir. Robert Siodmak. With Burt Lancaster, Nick Cravat, Eva Bartok
The Emperor and the Golem Dir. Martin Fric. With Jan Werich, Marie Vásová, Natasa Gollová
Fanfan la Tulipe Dir. Christian-Jaque. With Gérard Philipe, Gina Lollobrigida, Marcel Herrand
The Four Poster Dir. Irving Reis. With Rex Harrison, Lilli Palmer
Full House Dirs. Henry Hathaway, Howard Hawks, Henry King, Henry Koster, Jean Negulesco
Hangman's Knot Dir. Roy Huggins. With Randolph Scott, Donna Reed, Claude Jarman, Jr.
Hans Christian Andersen Dir. Charles Vidor. With Danny Kaye, Farley Granger, Zizi Jeanmaire
Hiawatha Dir. Kurt Neumann. With Vince Edwards, Yvette Duguay, Keith Larsen, Morris Ankrum
Holiday Week Dir. Arthur Crabtree. With Leslie Dwyer, Lisa Daniely, Brian Worth, Sandra Dorne
Hunted [aka The Stranger in Between] Dir. Charles Crichton. With Dirk Bogarde, Jon Whiteley
The Immortal Song Dir. Rajaram Vankudre Shantaram. With Panditrao Nagarkar, Lalita Pawar
The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima Dir. John Brahm. With Gilbert Roland, Angela Clarke
Les Misérables Dir. Lewis Milestone. With Michael Rennie, Robert Newton, Debra Paget
The Merry Widow Dir. Curtis Bernhardt. With Lana Turner, Fernando Lamas, Una Merkel
Murder on Monday [aka Home at Seven] Dir. Ralph Richardson. With Ralph Richardson
My Six Convicts Dir. Hugo Fregonese. With Millard Mitchell, Gilbert Roland, John beal, Alf Kjellin
The Narrow Margin Dir. Richard Fleischer. With Charles McGraw, Marie Windsor
No Greater Love [aka The Alfred Nobel Story] Dir. Harald Braun. With Mathias Wieman
The Overcoat Dir. Alberto Lattuada. With Renato Rascel, Yvonne Sanson, Giulio Stival
The Prisoner of Zenda Dir. Richard Thorpe. With Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, Louis Calhern
Red Skies of Montana Dir. Joseph M. Newman. With Richard Widmark, Constance Smith
Road to Bali Dir. Hal Walker. With Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Dorothy Lamour, Murvyn Vye
Stars and Stripes Forever Dir. Henry Koster. With Clifton Webb, Debra Paget, Robert Wagner
The Tale of Genji Dir. Kôzaburô Yoshimura. With Kazuo Hasegawa, Michiyo Kogure, Machiko Kyô
Thunder in the East Dir. Charles Vidor. With Alan Ladd, Deborah Kerr, Charles Boyer
We Are All Murderers Dir. André Cayatte. With Marcel Mouloudji, Raymond Pellegrin