1953 in film

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List of years in film (table)
In television
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956

The year 1953 in film involved some significant events.

Events[edit]

Top-grossing films (U.S.)[edit]

Rank Title Studio Rental [1]
1. The Robe 20th Century Fox $17,500,000
2. From Here to Eternity Columbia $12,500,000
3. Shane Paramount $8,000,000
4. How to Marry a Millionaire 20th Century Fox $7,500,000
5. Peter Pan Disney $7,000,000
6. Hans Christian Andersen RKO $6,000,000
7. House of Wax Warner Bros. $5,500,000
8. Mogambo MGM $5,200,000
9. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 20th Century Fox $5,100,000
10. Roman Holiday Paramount $5,000,000

Awards[edit]

Category/Organization 11th Golden Globe Awards
January 22, 1954
26th Academy Awards
March 25, 1954
Drama Comedy or Musical
Best Film The Robe N/A From Here to Eternity
Best Director Fred Zinnemann
From Here to Eternity
Best Actor Spencer Tracy
The Actress
David Niven
The Moon Is Blue
William Holden
Stalag 17
Best Actress Audrey Hepburn
Roman Holiday
Ethel Merman
Call Me Madam
Audrey Hepburn
Roman Holiday
Best Supporting Actor Frank Sinatra
From Here to Eternity
Best Supporting Actress Grace Kelly
Mogambo
Donna Reed
From Here to Eternity
Best Screenplay, Adapted Helen Deutsch
Lili
Daniel Taradash
From Here to Eternity
Best Screenplay, Original Charles Brackett, Walter Reisch and Richard L. Breen
Titanic

Notable films released in 1953[edit]

U.S.A. unless stated

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K-L

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N-O

P-Q

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T-V

W-Z

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Short film series[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Debuts[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Top Grossers of 1953". Variety. January 13, 1954. p. 10.