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Post-war disillusionment is going strong in a year full of noir, but escapism remains to balance out Flickchart’s Top 10 of 1947!
April on TCM brings a trio of Barrymores, nearly the full filmography of Judy Garland, a wonderful collection of German Expressionist films, Gregory Peck’s centenary, and nearly 40 Movies to See Before You Die!
It’s been seventy years since 1946, but these films are as fresh as the day they came out.
From the people who brought you 12 ANGRY MEN and GOLDFINGER, this multiple Oscar nominee features one of cinema’s greatest ensemble casts and is a clear example of the “40-year rule” at work.
Detective stories trace their lineage back to Edgar Allen Poe, but it’s hard-boiled detective fiction penned by authors like Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler that has made the most impression on cinema, as evidenced by Flickchart’s Top Ten Detective Films.