Cinema: Big Ten

April's top ten money-making pictures, as determined by a Variety poll of 24 key cities:

1) Singin' in the Rain (M-G-M).

2) With a Song in My Heart (20th Century-Fox).

3) The Greatest Show on Earth (Paramount).

4) The African Queen (United Artists).

5) Battle at Apache Pass (Universal-International).

6) The Marrying Kind (Columbia).

7) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (RKO Radio).

8) Quo Vadis (M-G-M).

9) Ma & Pa Kettle at the Fair (Universal-International).

10) Five Fingers (20th Century-Fox).


Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!