Year 1952 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1952 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, dramatic, sexy, thought provoking and emotional films and TV shows about / with photograph, friendship, father son relationship, love, kiss, drinking, husband wife relationship, dancing, flashback and rain plots mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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year 1952 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1952: The Song of Names (2019), In Spring Breeze (2019), Chaplin (1992), The Travelling Players (1975), Tell It to the Bees (2018), The Old Man & the Gun (2018), The Quiet American (2002), Chattahoochee (1989), Cold War (2018), The Nun (2018).

List of year 1952 movies

The Song of Names (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, War
Country: Canada, Hungary, UK, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man searching for his childhood best friend — a Polish violin prodigy orphaned in the Holocaust — who vanished decades before on the night of his first public performance.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violinist, holocaust, musician, family relations, child prodigy, disappearance, flashback, world war two, polish, violin, tragedy, haunted by the past ...
Time: year 1953, year 1951, year 1943, year 1952
Place: poland, england, israel, warsaw poland, new york ...
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In Spring Breeze (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family, History
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The film is about the language movement during 1952 in East Pakistan.
Plot: oppression, freedom, revolt, student protest
Time: year 1952
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 7.6
 52K
Chaplin (1992)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Italy, Japan, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: With the use of flashback, an elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, who urges him to be more vulnerable and emotionally honest with his memoirs while journeying through his poverty-stricken childhood, closest ...
Style: silent film, sentimental, emotional, serious, touching ...
Plot: actor, rising to stardom, actor's life, exile, hollywood, childhood, artists and showbiz, success, ambition, lifestyle, politics, dual role ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 90s, 70s, year 1952 ...
Place: london, england, california, switzerland
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The Travelling Players (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 230 min.
Story: This expansive Greek drama follows a troupe of theater actors as they perform around their country during World War II. While the production that they put on is entitled "Golfo the Shepherdess," the thespians end up echoing scenes from ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, emotional, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, civil war, life is a bitch, anti war, rivalry, legends and myths, wartime life, parents and children, against humanity, genocide, vengeance ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1939 ...
Place: greece, europe
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Tell It to the Bees (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Jean Markham returns to the town she left as a teenager to take over her late father's medical practice. When a school-yard scuffle lands Charlie in her surgery, she invites him to visit the hives in her garden and tell his secrets to the ...
Style: sad, psychological, touching, thought provoking, romantic
Plot: lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian sex, emotional abuse, intolerance, society, secrets, love and romance, parent child relationship, female director, beekeeper, working class ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1952
Place: scotland
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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, humorous
Plot: heist, prison escape, bank robber, investigation, bank robbery, smiling, fbi, false name, bank, police detective, crimes, love ...
Time: 80s, year 1942, year 1944, 20th century, year 1956 ...
Place: texas, oklahoma, california, missouri, st. louis missouri ...
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The Quiet American (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, USA, Vietnam, Australia, France, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A stylish political thriller where love and war collide in Southeast Asia. Set in early 1950s Vietnam, a young American becomes entangled in a dangerous love triangle when he falls for the beautiful mistress of a British journalist. As war is waged ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, talky, intense ...
Plot: politics, love triangle, journalism, cia, communism, older man younger woman relationship, war, war crime, political unrest, state affairs, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1952
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon, southeast asia, london ...
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Chattahoochee (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1955 Florida, a Korean vet has a breakdown and is incarcerated in a "maximum security" mental health prison, where patients are abused.
Style: disturbing, serious, thought provoking, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: mental institution, courtroom drama, life is a bitch, social decay, injustice, fighting the system, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, prison, price of justice, prodigy ...
Time: 50s, year 1957, 1950s, year 1952, year 1955
Place: florida, usa, korea, miami
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 7.6
 45K
Cold War (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Poland, UK, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Cold War-era love story follows the passionate love affair between a mismatched couple.
Style: sad, romantic, melancholic, tragic ending
Plot: loveless marriage, cold war, tragic love, musician, female singer, communism, folk music, suicide, song, folklore, prison, defector ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1960s, 60s, year 1954 ...
Place: paris france, east berlin east germany, yugoslavia, east berlin, poland ...
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 5.3
 111K
The Nun (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking ...
Style: scary, surprise ending, bleak, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, demon, supernatural horror, evil nun, murder, priest, nun, spirit, murder mystery, buried alive, mysterious death, demonic possession ...
Time: year 1952
Place: romania, rome italy
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The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, dramatic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, immortality, love, romance, love story, loneliness, impossible love, miraculous event, immortal, destiny, single mother, aging ...
Time: 20th century, year 2014, year 1956, year 1954, year 1981 ...
Place: san francisco, california, arizona, oregon, england
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 7.9
 19
Red Scarf (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: South Korean Air Force pilots engage in perilous missions against Communist North Koreans during the Korean War.
Plot: war, communism, patriotism, rescue, bridge, fighter pilot, korean war, camaraderie, war widow, mountain, helicopter, air force
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1952
Place: north korea, south korea, korea
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The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA, Chile, Peru, Brazil, UK, Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: "The Motorcycle Diaries" is based on the journals of Che Guevara, leader of the Cuban Revolution. In his memoirs, Guevara recounts adventures he, and best friend Alberto Granado, had while crossing South America by motorcycle in the early ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, road movie, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, motorcycle, poverty, journey, on the road, friendship, injustice, freedom, following a dream, introspection, buddies, young man ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1952, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: latin america, argentina, colombia, venezuela, chile ...
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The Confession (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The vice-minister of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia, knowing he's being watched and followed, is one day arrested and put into solitary confinement by his blackmailers.
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: mind game, prison, life sentence, injustice, totalitarianism, society, isolation, false accusation, confined, state affairs, dishonesty, social decay ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, year 1952, year 1968 ...
Place: czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia, soviet union, czechoslovakia
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The Grandmaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, kung fu master, heir heiress, instructor, rivalry, contests and competitions, opponent, vengeance, kung fu, master warrior, starvation ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 1940s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: china, japan, asia, hong kong, tokyo
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An Ordinary Execution (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During the last days of Stalin's reign, a doctor (Marina Hands) tries to go unnoticed in a society of mutual dread where a neighbour or colleague might "denounce" you to the authorities at any moment.But tales of her healing touch ...
Style: captivating, emotional, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: head of state, doctors and patients, moral dilemma, power relations, society, state affairs, life is a bitch, dictator, josef stalin, illness, suffering, couples ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1952
Place: ussr, russia, soviet union
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The Devil's Ballad (1977)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A serial killer responsible for 7 minors' deaths thus far seems to kill to a particular rhythm, which the authorities must identify to catch him.
Plot: wine, bicycle, murder, sparrow, private detective, grape, orange, poison, mirror, convention, waterfall, ball
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1952
Place: japan
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 7.0
 2K
Afterimage (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1945, as Stalin sets his hands over Poland, famous painter Wladislaw Strzeminski refuses to compromise on his art with the doctrines of social realism. Persecuted, expelled from his chair at the University, he's eventually erased from the ...
Style: avant garde, twist ending, ambiguous ending, sentimental, educational film ...
Plot: art, painting, artist, legal system, life, censorship, father daughter relationship, sculpture, one legged man, professor, loss of mother, teacher student relationship ...
Time: year 1952, 1950s, 1940s, year 1948, 50s
Place: poland
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 7.1
 4K
The Fencer (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Finland, Estonia, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Fleeing from the Russian secret police, a young Estonian fencer is forced to return to his homeland, where he becomes a physical education teacher at a local school. The past however catches up and puts him in front of a difficult choice.
Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing, inspirational
Plot: fencing, coach, sport, hiding, courage, fear, politics, rivalry, school, team, teacher, teaching ...
Time: 1950s, year 1952, year 1953, 50s
Place: estonia, soviet union
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 6.4
 10K
Trophy Wife (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A housewife takes over her husband's umbrella business after his illness.
Style: humorous, stylized, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: feminism, mayor, businesswoman, workplace situations, farce, workplace, factory, love affair, love and romance, boss and employee, obnoxious boss, power relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, year 1977, year 1952 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Lonely Are the Brave (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fiercely independent cowboy arranges to have himself locked up in jail in order to then escape with an old friend who has been sentenced to the penitentiary.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, on the run, helicopter, friendship, horse, chase, runaway, prison, bar fight, friendship between men, sheriff, jail ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s, year 1952
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico, california, texas
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The World Unseen (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drama centered on two women who engage in a dangerous relationship during South Africa's apartheid era.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, forbidden love, love and romance, gender, life is a bitch, injustice, self discovery, society, rebellion, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, year 1952
Place: south africa, africa
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 6.5
 510
The Sergeant (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: THE SERGEANT is the story of the dark inner struggle of Master Sergeant Albert Callan to overcome the overwhelming attraction he feels for one of his charges. In the staid and stifling environment of a post-World War II army post in France, ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, sexy, sexual, serious
Plot: alcohol abuse, soldier, military, world war two, friendship, military life, innocence lost, basic training, rescue, power relations, human nature, introspection ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 40s, year 1952, 1950s ...
Place: france, europe
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Christopher and His Kind (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1931 budding author Christopher Isherwood goes to Berlin at the invitation of his friend W. H. Auden for the gay sex that abounds in the city. Whilst working as an English teacher his housemates include bewigged old queen Gerald Hamilton and ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: gay, self discovery, s&m, lifestyle, fall in love, state affairs, nightlife, political unrest, strong sexual content, society, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1952, year 1976
Place: germany, europe, hamburg germany, england, los angeles ...
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 6.8
 351
Four Minutes (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sir Roger Bannister's historic running of the sub-four-minute mile is celebrated in Four Minutes, an inspiring and respectably authentic TV movie about breaking the most famous barrier in the history of sports.
Plot: medicine, drinking, drink, wheelchair, father son relationship, boy, listening to music, bathtub, telephone call, kiss, umbrella, roommate ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s, 50s, year 1952, year 1947 ...
Place: mount everest, helsinki finland, oxford university
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Queen & Country (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Ireland, France, UK, Romania
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An Englishman who grew up in London during World War II joins the military to fight in the Korean War.
Style: realistic, captivating, semi serious, humorous, based on true events
Plot: military life, military, soldier, buddies, wartime life, youth, bittersweet, training camp, class differences, male friendship, male bonding, love ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1953, year 1952
Place: england, europe
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 111K
Carol (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbian love, forbidden love, lesbian relationship, age difference, impossible love, gays and lesbians, lesbian sex, divorce, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1952, year 1953
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city
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The Finest Hours (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: survival, natural disaster, adventure, storm at sea, courage, sinking ship, ocean, rescue mission, daring rescue, coast guard, forces of nature, catastrophe ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1952, year 1951
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts, england
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 7.5
 127K
Brooklyn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, Ireland, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1950s Ireland and New York, young Ellis Lacey has to choose between two men and two countries.
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: immigrants, love triangle, love and romance, working class, starting over, brooklyn new york city, homesickness, love affair, community, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, true love ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1952, year 1951
Place: ireland, new york, europe, manhattan new york city, usa ...
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American Horror Story (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, scary, captivating, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, death, witch, danger, evil, nun, couple relations, insanity, mental institution, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 2011 ...
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, new orleans, usa, north carolina ...
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