Best Family Movies of 1948


The Bear and the Bean

6.1/10 IMDB

An anthropomorphic jumping bean from Mexico causes Barney Bear no end of trouble.

Starring: Billy Bletcher ..
Directed by: Preston Blair, Michael Lah
Release date: 1948-01-31

What Makes Daffy Duck

7.3/10 IMDB

It's duck season, so Daffy plays hunter Elmer and a hungry fox off against each other.

Starring: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan ..
Directed by: Arthur Davis
Release date: 1948-02-14

The Foghorn Leghorn

7.8/10 IMDB

Little Henery the Chicken Hawk wants to prove he's big enough to hunt chickens, but he doesn't know what a chicken is. He labels Foghorn Leghorn a loud-mouthed shnook and dismisses him, prompting Foggy to indignantly try to prove he's a chicken and therefore fit to be Henery's prey.

Starring: Mel Blanc ..
Directed by: Robert McKimson
Release date: 1948-10-09

Green Grass of Wyoming

6.2/10 IMDB

The romance of a rancher's niece and a rival rancher's son parallels that of a stallion and a mare.

Starring: Peggy Cummins, Charles Coburn, Robert Arthur, Lloyd Nolan, Burl Ives, Geraldine Wall, Marilyn Monroe ..
Directed by: Louis King
Release date: 1948-06-03

Back Alley Oproar

7.6/10 IMDB

Sylvester sings opera and popular tunes while standing on a back alley fence; Elmer, who wants to sleep, tries to thwart him.

Starring: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan ..
Directed by: Friz Freleng
Release date: 1948-03-25
Best Family Movies of 1948 : Goodbye, Miss Turlock

Goodbye, Miss Turlock

6.6/10 IMDB

Narrator John Nesbitt laments the disappearance of the rural one-room schoolhouse in America. He reminisces about his own days as a student in such a school and how his teacher, Miss Turlock, influenced so many students. Many of them reunite at the school on Miss Turlock's last day, when the school was closed in 1940.

Starring: John Nesbitt, Nana Bryant, Norman Ollestad ..
Directed by: Edward L. Cahn
Release date: 1948-01-24

The Truce Hurts

8.0/10 IMDB

Butch convinces Tom and Jerry that there's no reason to fight and they should all sign a peace treaty. Tom and Butch even rescue their pals from a fellow cat and dog. But then a steak falls off a truck and the boys can't decide how to divvy it up, ultimately losing it completely, and the truce is off.

Starring: Billy Bletcher, William Hanna ..
Directed by: William Hanna, Joseph Barbera
Release date: 1948-07-17

Rusty Leads the Way

0.0/10 IMDB

Danny Mitchell (Ted Donaldson) and his canine pal Rusty (played by "Flash") befriend blind girl Penny Moffatt (Penny Waters). Feeling cheated by life, Penny resists all efforts to cope with her handicap. But with Rusty's help, the girl gains a new lease on life and agrees to adopt a seeing-eye dog.

Starring: Ted Donaldson, Sharyn Moffett, John Litel, Ann Doran, Paula Raymond, Peggy Converse, Flame ..
Directed by: Will Jason
Release date: 1948-10-21

House Hunting Mice

7.3/10 IMDB

Mice Hubie and Bertie wander into an automated house of tomorrow.

Starring: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg ..
Directed by: Chuck Jones
Release date: 1948-10-07

Haredevil Hare

7.9/10 IMDB

Bugs is the test rabbit shot to the moon. There, he meets Commander X-2, who is intent on destroying the Earth with his Aludium Q-36 Explosive Space Modulator.

Starring: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg ..
Directed by: Chuck Jones
Release date: 1948-07-24

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