It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Sunset Blvd., directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling books.But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Directed by: Billy Wilder
Starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim
Country: United States
Directed by: Delmer Daves
Starring: James Stewart, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget
Directed by: Anthony Mann
Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey, Walter Huston
Directed by: Fred Zinnemann
Starring: Marlon Brando, Teresa Wright, Everett Sloane
Directed by: Byron Haskin
Starring: Bobby Driscoll, Robert Newton, Basil Sydney
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Starring: Gene Autry, Champion, Pat Buttram, Bob Woodward
Written by: Freda Lingstrom
Starring: Maria Bird, Gladys Whitred, Tom Conti
Country: United Kingdom
Starring: Snooky Lanson, Dorothy Collins, Russell Arms, Raymond Scott
Starring: E.G. Marshall, Leslie Nielsen, Haila Stoddard, Mildred Dunnock
Starring: Jack Sterling, Dan Lurie, Ed McMahon, Chris Keegan
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1950 ?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
By: Henry Morton Robinson
On its first publication, The Cardinal was an immediate bestseller. A selection of the Literary Guild, it was published in more than a dozen languages and sold over two million copies.
By: Frances Parkinson Keyes
Emily Field was a tender wife, a charming hostess, a gracious symbol of aristocratic old Boston. But she was never a woman - until she met her husband's handsome and brilliant law partner, David Salomont.
By: Ernest Hemingwa
By: John Herse
Who will you discover?