It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Champion, directed by Mark Robson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
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Directed by: Mark Robson
Starring: Kirk Douglas, Arthur Kennedy, Marilyn Maxwell
Country: United States
Directed by: Tay Garnett
Starring: Bing Crosby, Rhonda Fleming, Cedric Hardwicke
Directed by: Robert Wise
Starring: Robert Ryan, Audrey Totter, George Tobias
Directed by: Lewis Milestone
Starring: Myrna Loy, Robert Mitchum, Louis Calhern
Directed by: Arthur Lubin
Starring: Brian Donlevy, Ella Raines, Charles Coburn
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Starring: Fred Waring
Starring: Gene Raymond
Starring: Rex Marshall
Starring: Jean Gillespie, Dan Morgan, John Stephen
Written by: John Haggart
Starring: Patricia Wheel, Joan Catlin, John Raby, Frankie Thomas
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By: Mika Waltari
The only Finnish novel adopted into a Hollywood filmMika Waltari's 1945 novel The Egyptian was turned into a DeLuxe Color epic film by 20th Century Fox in 1954 and was nominated for an academy award a year later.A
By: Lloyd C. Douglas
It was a calm, early summer noon in the southern mountains of Arabia. Sheltering the King's well-guarded domain, a mile above and a dozen miles east of the Dead Sea, motionless
By: Sholem Asch
With "Mary," Sholem Asch concludes his trilogy on the founding of Christianity. In “The Nazarene” he portrayed the crucifixion from several point s of view—a Roman Centurion, a young Judean student and the rabbinical authorities who witnessed the rise of ...
By: John O'Hara
A huge bestseller when it first appeared in 1949, A Rage to Live is a large-scale social chronicle of America set against the backdrop of Fort Penn, Pennsylvania, a city with a dynamic history, both public and personal.
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