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Movies Released in 1949

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This list shows all films released in 1949, including films that went direct-to-video, or only got an international theatrical release. For each film, we use the first date on which it was made available to the public, which might include international theatrical or domestic video releases that were a few days, or sometimes more, earlier than the domestic (US/Canada) theatrical release. All movies announced for release in 1949 are included.

See also: Top 1949 Worldwide - Domestic Release Schedule for 1949 - Most Popular 1949

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Release DateMovieGenreProduction
Box Office
to Date

January, 1949

January 1 Come to the Stable   $8,000,000  
I Was a Male War Bride   $7,750,000  
Neptune's Daughter   $3,450,000  
On the Town Musical   $2,900,000  
Sands of Iwo Jima $1,000,000 $7,800,000  
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon $1,600,000 $5,400,000  
Twelve O'Clock High   $6,450,000  

February, 1949

February 13 It Always Rains on Sunday Drama   $7,176  

July, 1949

July 29 In the Good Old Summertime   $3,400,000  

September, 1949

September 29 Pinky   $8,400,000  

October, 1949

October 5 The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad Adventure   $0  
October 31 Samson and Delilah Drama   $28,800,000  

November, 1949

November 15 The Fallen Idol Thriller/Suspense   $198,324  

December, 1949

December 12 Ladri di biciclette Drama   $361,712  
December 31 Canadian Pacific Adventure   $0  
Little Women   $0