This film-related list is incomplete; you can help by adding missing items. (August 2008)

A list of films produced in the United Kingdom in 1948:


Title Director Cast Genre Notes
Against the Wind Charles Crichton Robert Beatty, Simone Signoret, Jack Warner World War II
Anna Karenina Julien Duvivier Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson, Kieron Moore Literary drama
Another Shore Charles Crichton Robert Beatty, Moira Lister, Stanley Holloway Comedy
Blanche Fury Marc Allégret Valerie Hobson, Stewart Granger, Michael Gough Drama
Bless 'Em All Robert Jordan Hill Hal Monty, Max Bygraves Musical comedy
The Blind Goddess Harold French Eric Portman, Anne Crawford, High Williams Drama
Bond Street Gordon Parry Jean Kent, Derek Farr Drama
Bonnie Prince Charlie Anthony Kimmins David Niven, Jack Hawkins Historical drama
Brass Monkey Thornton Freeland Carroll Levis, Carole Landis Crime drama
Broken Journey Ken Annakin Phyllis Calvert, James Donald Drama
But Not in Vain Edmond T. Gréville Raymond Lovell, Bruce Lester World War II
The Calendar Arthur Crabtree Greta Gynt, John McCallum Drama
Call of the Blood John Clements, Ladislao Vajda Kay Hammond, John Clements Drama Co-production with Italy
Calling Paul Temple Maclean Rogers John Bentley, Dinah Sheridan Detective
The Clouded Crystal Alan Cullimore Patrick Waddington, Lind Joyce Mystery [1]
Colonel Bogey Terence Fisher Jack Train, Mary Jerrold Fantasy
Corridor of Mirrors Terence Young Eric Portman, Edana Romney Drama
Counterblast Paul L. Stein Robert Beatty, Mervyn Johns Thriller
Cup-tie Honeymoon John E. Blakeley Sandy Powell, Dan Young Sports/comedy
The Dark Road Alfred J. Goulding Mackenzie Ward, Veronica Rose Crime [2]
A Date with a Dream Dicky Leeman Terry-Thomas, Jeannie Carson Musical/comedy
Daughter of Darkness Lance Comfort Anne Crawford, Maxwell Reed Crime
Daybreak Compton Bennett Eric Portman, Ann Todd, Maxwell Reed Thriller
Death in the Hand A. Barr-Smith Esme Percy, Ernest Jay, Cecile Chevreau Short mystery
Dick Barton: Special Agent Alfred J. Goulding Don Stannard Action based on radio serial
Easy Money Bernard Knowles Petula Clark, Mervyn Johns Comedy/drama
Elizabeth of Ladymead Herbert Wilcox Anna Neagle, Hugh Williams Drama
Escape Joseph L. Mankiewicz Rex Harrison, Peggy Cummins Thriller
Escape from Broadmoor John Gilling John Le Mesurier, Victoria Hopper Thriller
Esther Waters Ian Dalrymple Kathleen Ryan, Dirk Bogarde Historical drama
The Fallen Idol Carol Reed Ralph Richardson, Michèle Morgan, Bobby Henrey Drama
The First Gentleman Alberto Cavalcanti Jean-Pierre Aumont, Joan Hopkins Historical drama
The Fool and the Princess William C. Hammond Bruce Lester, Lesley Brook Drama
Good-Time Girl David MacDonald Jean Kent, Herbert Lom, Dennis Price Drama
The Greed of William Hart Oswald Mitchell Tod Slaughter, Henry Oscar Horror
The Guinea Pig Roy Boulting Richard Attenborough, Sheila Sim Drama
A Gunman Has Escaped Richard M. Grey John Harvey, Maria Charles, Jane Arden Crime
Hamlet Laurence Olivier Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Basil Sydney Shakespearean drama Number 69 in the list of BFI Top 100 British films; winner of four Academy Awards
Here Come the Huggetts Ken Annakin Jack Warner, Kathleen Harrison Comedy
Holidays with Pay John E. Blakeley Frank Randle, Tessie O'Shea Comedy
House of Darkness Oswald Mitchell Laurence Harvey, Lesley Brook Horror [3]
Idol of Paris Leslie Arliss Michael Rennie, Christine Norden Drama
It's Hard to Be Good Jeffrey Dell Jimmy Hanley, Anne Crawford Comedy
The Little Ballerina Lewis Gilbert Yvonne Marsh, Marian Chapman Drama
London Belongs to Me Sidney Gilliat Richard Attenborough, Alastair Sim Drama
Look Before You Love Harold Huth Margaret Lockwood, Griffith Jones Drama
Love in Waiting Douglas Peirce David Tomlinson, Andrew Crawford Comedy
Miranda Ken Annakin Glynis Johns, Googie Withers Romance/fantasy
The Monkey's Paw Norman Lee Milton Rosmer, Megs Jenkins Horror
Mr. Perrin and Mr. Traill Lawrence Huntington David Farrar, Marius Goring Drama
My Brother Jonathan Harold French Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray Drama
My Brother's Keeper Alfred Roome Jack Warner, George Cole Crime
My Sister and I Harold Huth Sally Ann Howes, Dermot Walsh Drama
No Orchids for Miss Blandish St. John Legh Clowes Linden Travers, Jack La Rue Crime
No Room at the Inn Daniel Birt Freda Jackson, Ann Stephens Drama
Noose Edmond T. Gréville Carole Landis, Derek Farr Crime
Nothing Venture John Baxter Patric Curwen, Wilfrid Caithness Comedy
Oliver Twist David Lean Alec Guinness, Robert Newton, Kay Walsh, John Howard Davies Literary drama Number 46 in the list of BFI Top 100 British films
One Night with You Terence Young Nino Martini, Patricia Roc Musical
Penny and the Pownall Case Slim Hand Peggy Evans, Diana Dors Drama
A Piece of Cake John Irwin Cyril Fletcher, Betty Astell Comedy
Portrait from Life Terence Fisher Mai Zetterling, Robert Beatty Drama
Quartet Ken Annakin, Arthur Crabtree, Harold French, Ralph Smart Cecil Parker, Dirk Bogarde, George Cole Anthology Adaptation of four short stories by W. Somerset Maugham
The Red Shoes Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger Moira Shearer, Anton Walbrook, Marius Goring Drama Number 9 in the list of BFI Top 100 British films. Winner of two Academy Awards
River Patrol Ben R. Hart John Blythe, Wally Patch Crime
Saraband for Dead Lovers Basil Dearden Joan Greenwood, Stewart Granger Historical drama
Scott of the Antarctic Charles Frend John Mills, James Robertson Justice, Barry Letts Adventure/biopic
Sleeping Car to Trieste John Paddy Carstairs Jean Kent, Albert Lieven Thriller
The Small Voice Fergus McDonell Valerie Hobson, James Donald, Howard Keel Drama/thriller
Snowbound David MacDonald Dennis Price, Mila Parély, Stanley Holloway Thriller
So Evil My Love Lewis Allen Ray Milland, Ann Todd, Geraldine Fitzgerald Thriller
The Small Back Room Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger David Farrar, Kathleen Byron, Jack Hawkins World War II
Somewhere in Politics John E. Blakeley Frank Randle, Tessie O'Shea Comedy
A Song for Tomorrow Terence Fisher Evelyn Maccabe, Ralph Michael Drama
Spring in Park Lane Herbert Wilcox Anna Neagle, Michael Wilding Romantic Comedy
The Story of Shirley Yorke Maclean Rogers Derek Farr, Dinah Sheridan Crime
This Was a Woman Tim Whelan Sonia Dresdel, Walter Fitzgerald Crime
The Three Weird Sisters Daniel Birt Nancy Price, Mary Clare, Raymond Lovell Melodrama Screenplay by Dylan Thomas
Trouble in the Air Charles Saunders Freddie Frinton, Jimmy Edwards Comedy
Uneasy Terms Vernon Sewell Michael Rennie, Moira Lister Thriller
Vice Versa Peter Ustinov Roger Livesey, Anthony Newley Comedy
Waverley Steps John Eldridge Documentary [4]
The Weaker Sex Roy Ward Baker Ursula Jeans, Cecil Parker Drama
When You Come Home John Baxter Frank Randle, Leslie Sarony Comedy
Who Killed Van Loon? Lionel Tomlinson Raymond Lovell, Kay Bannerman Crime [5]
William Comes to Town Val Guest William Graham, Garry Marsh, Jane Welsh Comedy
The Winslow Boy Anthony Asquith Robert Donat, Margaret Leighton, Cedric Hardwicke Drama Adapted from the play by Terence Rattigan; filmed again in 1999
Woman Hater Terence Young Stewart Granger, Edwige Feuillère, Ronald Squire Romantic comedy

See also


  1. ^ "The Clouded Crystal (1948)". Archived from the original on February 22, 2019.
  2. ^ "The Dark Road (1948)". Archived from the original on February 22, 2019.
  3. ^ "House of Darkness (1948)". Archived from the original on March 9, 2016.
  4. ^ "Waverley Steps: A day in Edinburgh".
  5. ^ "Who Killed van Loon? (1948)". Archived from the original on February 22, 2019.