Best Movies of 1947

RTITLELL%Lists By Year
1Life With Father26059%1947 (260)
2Gentleman's Agreement27854%1948 (278)
3Miracle on 34th Street (1947)23854%1947 (238)
4Great Expectations (1947)23654%1947 (236)
5Crossfire16838%1947 (168)
6Boomerang14132%1947 (141)
7The Bishop's Wife14428%1948 (144)
8Odd Man Out11827%1947 (118)
9The Farmer's Daughter11526%1947 (115)
10Dear Ruth11025%1947 (110)
11A Double Life10521%1948 (105)
12The Egg and I8820%1947 (88)
13Welcome Stranger8519%1947 (85)
14Cass Timberlane8116%1948 (81)
15The Late George Apley6715%1947 (67)
16The Paradine Case7515%1948 (75)
17The Hucksters6314%1947 (63)
18Mother Wore Tights6214%1947 (62)
19Body and Soul6014%1947 (60)
20Voice of the Turtle6813%1948 (68)
21Green Dolphin Street6513%1948 (65)
22Song of the South5011%1947 (50)
23Mourning Becomes Electra5411%1948 (54)
2413 Rue Madeleine4510%1947 (45)
24The Sea of Grass4510%1947 (45)
24Kiss of Death (1947)4510%1947 (45)
27Black Narcissus5010%1948 (50)
28It Happened on 5th Avenue4210%1947 (42)
29Forever Amber378%1947 (37)
30Possessed368%1947 (36)
30Carnegie Hall368%1947 (36)
32Captain from Castile398%1948 (39)
33Song of Love327%1947 (32)
34I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now317%1947 (31)
35The Perils of Pauline276%1947 (27)
36Lady in the Lake266%1947 (26)
37Monsieur Verdoux256%1947 (25)
38Ride the Pink Horse235%1947 (23)
39The Roosevelt Story225%1947 (22)
39Red House225%1947 (22)
39Nora Prentiss225%1947 (22)
42Unconquered255%1948 (25)
43Macomber Affair205%1947 (20)
44The Walls of Jericho235%1948 (23)
45The Unfinished Dance194%1947 (19)
46Pursued143%1947 (14)
46Brute Force143%1947 (14)
48Nightmare Alley133%1947 (13)
49The Two Mrs. Carrolls123%1947 (12)
50Cynthia112%1947 (11)

Lists Included 441 (estimated)

L Total number of lists where the film was selected as one of the top 10 films of the year
Percentage of total lists where the film was selected as one of the top 10 films of the year
Lists By Year
Number of votes in annual Film Daily poll

The Results of this poll are directly from The Film Daily annual poll that asked newspapers around the nation to submit a top 10 list.  Films have been recategorized to U.S. release dates, as the poll often took place prior to year-end.