Best Adventure Movies of 1947

1.

Mickey and the Beanstalk

4.4
7.6/10 IMDB

A mysterious thief has stolen the prosperous Happy Valley's most prized possession: the musical Singing Harp. Can Mickey, Donald, and Goofy find the answer in the irritable Willie the Giant's magnificent castle up in the blue sky?

Starring: Walt Disney, Clarence Nash, Pinto Colvig, Sterling Holloway, Billy Gilbert, Anita Gordon, Paul Frees ..
Directed by: Hamilton Luske, William Roberts
Release date: 1947-09-27
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Hue and Cry
2.

Hue and Cry

3.5
6.8/10 IMDB

A gang of street boys foil a master crook who sends commands for robberies by cunningly altering a comic strip's wording each week, unknown to writer and printer. The first of the Ealing comedies.

Starring: Alastair Sim, Harry Fowler, Jack Warner, Jack Lambert, Valerie White, Joan Dowling, Douglas Barr ..
Directed by: Charles Crichton
Release date: 1947-02-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Golden Earrings
3.

Golden Earrings

3.5
6.7/10 IMDB

A British colonel escapes from the Gestapo to the Black Forest and poses as a Gypsy's mate.

Starring: Ray Milland, Marlene Dietrich, Murvyn Vye, Bruce Lester, Dennis Hoey, Quentin Reynolds, Reinhold Schünzel, Ivan Triesault, Hermine Sterler, Leo Schlesinger ..
Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
Release date: 1947-08-27
4.

Green Dolphin Street

3.5
6.8/10 IMDB

Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William. Sophie's daughter, Marguerite, and William fall in love. Marguerite's sister, Marianne, also loves William. Timothy, a lowly carpenter, secretly loves Marianne. He kills a man in a fight, and Edmund helps him flee to New Zealand. William deserts inadvertently from the navy, and also flees in disgrace to New Zealand, where he and Timothy start a profitable business. One night, drunk, William writes Octavius, demanding his daughter's hand; but, being drunk, he asks for the wrong sister.

Starring: Lana Turner, Van Heflin, Donna Reed, Richard Hart, Frank Morgan, Edmund Gwenn, May Whitty, Reginald Owen, Gladys Cooper, Moyna MacGill ..
Directed by: Victor Saville
Release date: 1947-01-15
5.

Unconquered

3.4
7.0/10 IMDB

England, 1763. After being convicted of a crime, the young and beautiful Abigail Hale agrees, to escape the gallows, to serve fourteen years as a slave in the colony of Virginia, whose inhabitants begin to hear and fear the sinister song of the threatening drums of war that resound in the wild Ohio valley.

Starring: Gary Cooper, Paulette Goddard, Howard Da Silva, Boris Karloff, Cecil Kellaway, Ward Bond, Virginia Campbell, Katherine DeMille, Henry Wilcoxon, C. Aubrey Smith ..
Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
Release date: 1947-10-10
6.

Sinbad the Sailor

3.3
6.2/10 IMDB

Daredevil sailor Sinbad embarks on a voyage across the Seven Seas to find the lost riches of Alexander the Great. His first stop is the port of Basra, where his ship is seized and scheduled for auction. In his attempt to win it back, he befriends beautiful concubine Shireen. But when her master, the nefarious Emir, calls her back to duty, Sinbad must interrupt his adventure to save the "Jewel of Persia."

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak, Anthony Quinn, George Tobias, Jane Greer, Mike Mazurki, Sheldon Leonard, Alan Napier, John Miljan ..
Directed by: Richard Wallace
Release date: 1947-01-13
7.

Tarzan and the Huntress

3.1
6.2/10 IMDB

A shortage of zoo animals after World War II brings beautiful animal trainer Tanya, her financial backer and her cruel trail boss to the jungle. After negotiating a quota with the native king, they take more animals than allowed. Tarzan intervenes.

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Brenda Joyce, Johnny Sheffield, Patricia Morison, Barton MacLane, John Warburton, Charles Trowbridge, Ted Hecht, Wallace Scott, Georges Renavent ..
Directed by: Kurt Neumann
Release date: 1947-04-05
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Mighty McGurk
8.

The Mighty McGurk

2.8
6.2/10 IMDB

A retired prizefighter becomes the unlikely guardian of a young orphan recently arrived in the United States. Director John Waters' 1946 period comedy, set in New York's Bowery, stars Wallace Beery, Dean Stockwell, Aline MacMahon, Edward Arnold, Cameron Mitchell, Dorothy Patrick, Aubrey Mather, Clinton Sundberg, Milton Parsons, Morris Ankrum and Oliver Blake.

Starring: Wallace Beery, Dean Stockwell, Edward Arnold, Aline MacMahon, Cameron Mitchell, Dorothy Patrick, Morris Ankrum, Clinton Sundberg, Tom Kennedy, Guy Stockwell ..
Directed by: John Waters
Release date: 1947-01-02
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Macomber Affair
9.

The Macomber Affair

2.8
6.6/10 IMDB

A big-game hunter takes a rich American couple on an African safari. Film adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's "The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber".

Starring: Gregory Peck, Joan Bennett, Robert Preston, Reginald Denny, Jean Gillie, Carl Harbord, Frederick Worlock, Vernon Downing, Earl Smith, Darby Jones ..
Directed by: Zoltan Korda
Release date: 1947-04-20
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Riff-Raff
10.

Riff-Raff

2.7
6.7/10 IMDB

A private detective foils the plans of villains attempting to take over Panamanian oilfields when he hides a valuable map in plain sight.

Starring: Pat O’Brien, Anne Jeffreys, Walter Slezak, Percy Kilbride, Jerome Cowan, George Givot, Jason Robards Sr., Marc Krah, Robert Andersen, Ernest Anderson ..
Directed by: Ted Tetzlaff
Release date: 1947-06-28

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