Sunday, December 25, 1949 - Thursday, January 12, 1950 (3 Weeks)
Twelve O'Clock High
Starring Gregory Peck and Hugh Marlow
Directed by Henry King
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
132 Minutes
"Today at Regular Prices"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills

Reported Gross "Twelve O'Clock High"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, December 29, 1949 (5 Days)
20
 
2
Thursday, January 5, 1950
28
 
3
Thursday, January 12, 1950
28
 
Totals
19 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
3 Weeks
Average Performance: $
76
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, January 13, 1950 - Tuesday, January 24, 1950 (2 Weeks)
Whirlpool
Starring Gene Tierney
and Richard Conte
Directed by Otto Preminger
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
98 Minutes

Radar Secret Service
Starring John Howard
and Adele Jergens
Directed by Sam Newfield
A Lippert Picture
59 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Whirlpool"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, January 19, 1950
 
2
Tuesday, January 24, 1950 (5 Days)
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
12 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
2 Weeks
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, January 25, 1950 - Thursday, February 9, 1950 (2 Weeks)
Sands of Iwo Jima
Starring John Wayne
and John Agar
Directed by Allan Dwan
A Republic Picture
100 Minutes

Belle of Old Mexico
Starring Estelita Rodriguez
and Robert Rockwell
Directed by R.G. Springsteen
A Republic Picture
In Trucolor
70 Minutes
  "First Time at Popular Prices"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
 
Wednesday, January 25, 1950
John Wayne (42) Forecourt Ceremonies
 
Reported Gross "Sands of Iwo Jima"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, February 2, 1950 (9 Days)
 
2
Thursday, January 1950
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
16 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
2 Weeks
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, February 10, 1950 - Thursday, February 16, 1950 (1 Week)
Dancing in the Dark
Starring William Powell
and Mark Stevens
Directed by Irving Reis
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
In Technicolor
92 Minutes

Blue Grass of Kentucky
Starring Bill Williams
and Jane Nigh
Directed by William Beaudine
A Jeffrey Bernard Production
In Cinecolor
A Monogram Pictures Release
72 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Dancing in the Dark"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, February 16, 1950
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
7 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, February 17, 1950 - Thursday, February 23, 1950 (1 Week)
Dakota Lil
Starring George Montgomery
and Rod Cameron
Directed by Lesley Selander
An Alson Production
In Cinecolor
A 20th Century-Fox Release
88 Minutes

Captain China
Starring John Payne
and Gail Russell
Directed by Lewis R. Foster
A Pine-Thomas Production
A Paramount Pictures Release
97 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Dakota Lil"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, February 23, 1950
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
7 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, February 24, 1950 - Thursday, March 2, 1950 (1 Week)
Mother Didn't Tell Me
Starring Dorothy McGuire
and William Lundigan
Directed by Claude Binyon
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
88 Minutes

The Blonde Bandit
Starring Dorothy Patrick
and Robert Rockwell
Directed by Harry Keller
A Republic Picture
60 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Dakota Lil"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, February 23, 1950
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
7 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
Friday, March 3, 1950 - Tuesday, March 14, 1950 (2 Weeks)
When Willie Comes Marching Home
Starring Dan Dailey
and Corinne Calvet
Directed by John Ford
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
82 Minutes

The Girl from San Lorenzo
Starring Duncan Renaldo
and Leo Carillo
Directed by Derwin Abrahams
An Inter-American Production
A United Artists Release
58 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
Sunday, March 5, 1950:

Sid Grauman passes away 3:30 PM today the age of 70

Reported Gross "When Willie Comes Marching Home"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, March 9, 1950
 
2
Tuesday, March 14, 1950 (5 Days)
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
12 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
2 Weeks
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, March 15, 1950 - Tuesday, March 21, 1950 (1 Week)
The Red Shoes
Starring Anton Walbrook and Marius Goring
Directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
A Production of The Archers, in Technicolor
An Eagle-Lion Films Release
133 Minutes
"First Time at Regular Prices"
"Action Rod and Reel" Produced by Ron Harris / A 20th Century-Fox "Sportreel" Short Subject
"History Brought to Life" Narrated by Cecil B. DeMille / A Paramount Short Subject
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "The Red Shoes"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, March 21, 1950
28
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Weeks
Average Performance: $
28
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, March 22, 1950 - Tuesday, March 28, 1950 (1 Week)
Four Days Leave
Starring Cornel Wilde
and Josett Day
Directed by Leopold Lindtberg
A Praesens-Film Production
A Film Classics Release
79 Minutes

Guilty Bystander
Starring Zachary Scott
and Faye Emerson
Directed by Joseph Lerner
A Film Classics Release
91 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Four Days Leave"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Tuesday, March 28, 1950
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
7 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, March 29, 1950 - Thursday, April 6, 1950 (1 Week)
Under My Skin
Starring John Garfield
and Micheline Presle
Directed by Jean Negulesco
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
86 Minutes

Tarnished
Starring Dorothy Patrick
and Arthur Franz
Directed by Harry Keller
A Republic Picture
60 Minutes
  "Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Under My Skin"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, April 6, 1950 (8 Days)
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
8 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, April 7, 1950 - Thursday, April 20, 1950 (2 Weeks)
Cheaper by the Dozen
Starring Clifton Webb and Jeanne Crain
Directed by Walter Lang
A 20th Century-Fox Picture in Technicolor
86 Minutes
"The Male Look" from The March of Time / A Time-Life Production / Released by R-K-O Radio Pictures
"Jerry and the Lion" Starring Tom and Jerry / Directed by Joseph Barbera and William Hanna / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Cartoon in Technicolor
"Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Cheaper by the Dozen"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, April 13, 1950
35
 
2
Thursday, April 20, 1950
35
 
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
70
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, April 21, 1950 - Thursday, April 27, 1950 (1 Week)
Three Came Home
Starring Claudette Colbert and Patric Knowles
Directed by Jean Negulesco
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
106 Minutes
"Shooting the (Salmon) Rapids" Produced by Edmund Reek / A 20th Century-Fox Short Subject
Woody Woodpecker Cartoon
"Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Three Came Home"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, April 27, 1950
35
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $
35
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, April 28, 1950 - Wednesday, May 9, 1950 (2 Weeks)
Wabash Avenue
Starring Betty Grable and Victor Mature
Directed by Henry Koster
A 20th Century-Fox Picture in Technicolor
92 Minutes


"Where There's Fire" A 20th Century-Fox Short Subject
"Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Wabash Avenue"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, May 4, 1950
35
 
2
Tuesday, May 9, 1950 (5 Days)
25
 
Totals
12 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
60
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, May 10, 1950 - Thursday, May 18, 1950 (1 Week)
The Big Lift
Starring Montgomery Clift and Paul Douglas
Directed by George Seaton
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
120 Minutes


"Tiny Terrors Make Trouble"
"Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
Thursday, May 18, 1950:

Grauman's Chinese Theatre 23rd Birthday Today

Reported Gross "Wabash Avenue"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, May 4, 1950
35
 
2
Tuesday, May 9, 1950 (5 Days)
25
 
Totals
12 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
60
 
Source: Variety


Paul Brinkman and Jeanne Crain help celebrate the Chinese Theatre's 23rd Birthday.
 
Friday, May 19, 1950 - Thursday, May 25, 1950 (1 Week)
A Ticket to Tomahawk
Starring Dan Dailey
and Anne Baxter
Directed by Richard Sale
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
In Technicolor
90 Minutes

Father Makes Good
Starring Raymond Walburn
and Walter Catlett
Directed by Jean Yarbrough
A Mayfair Production
A Republic Pictures Release
61 Minutes
  "Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
 
Wednesday, May 24, 1950
Lana Turner (24) Forecourt Ceremonies
 
Reported Gross "A Ticket to Tomahawk"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, May 25, 1950
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
7 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, May 26, 1950 - Thursday, June 9, 1950 (2 Weeks)
The Third Man
Starring Joseph Cotton and Valli
Directed by Carol Reed
A The Selznick Releasing Organization Release
104 Minutes
"First Time at Popular Prices"
"Yankee Doodle Mouse" Starring Tom and Jerry / Directed by Joseph Hanna and William Barbera / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Cartoon in Technicolor
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "The Third Man"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, June 1, 1950
35
 
2
Thursday, June 9, 1950
35
 
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
70
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, June 9, 1950 - Thursday, June 15, 1950 (1 Week)
Love That Brute
Starring Paul Douglas and Jean Peters
Directed by Alexander Hall
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
86 Minutes
"Beauty at Work" from The March of Time / A Time-Life Production / An R-K-O Radio Pictures Release
"Golf Sports" Starring The Bauer Sisters
Popeye Cartoon
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Love That Brute"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, June 15, 1950
35
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $
35
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, June 16, 1950 - Thursday, June 22, 1950 (1 Week)
Night and the City
Starring Richard Widmark and Gene Tierney
Directed by Jules Dassin
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
101 Minutes
"Start 'Em Young" (Short subject on the training of platform divers)
"Fish Fry" Starring Andy Panda / Directed by Shamus Culhane / A Walter Lantz Production / A Universal Pictures Release
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Night and the City"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, June 22, 1950
35
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $
35
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, June 23, 1950 - Thursday, July 6, 1950 (2 Weeks)
The Gunfighter
Starring Gregory Peck and Helen Westcott
Directed by Henry King
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
85 Minutes
"Ski Raiders"
"Thundering Rails" Narrated by Ed Herlily / Produced by The Association of American Railroads
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "The Gunfighter"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, June 29, 1950
35
 
2
Thursday, July 6, 1950
35
 
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
70
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, July 7, 1950 - Thursday, July 13, 1950 (1 Week)
Where the Sidewalk Ends
Starring Dana Andrews and Gene Tierney
Directed by Otto Preminger
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
95 Minutes
"Hollywood's Famous Feet" Narrated by Al Jolson / Directed by Ralph Staub/ A Columbia "Screen Snapshot"
"School for Dogs"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Where the Sidewalk Ends"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, July 13, 1950
35
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $
25
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, July 14, 1950 - Thursday, July 20, 1950 (1 Week)
The Jackie Robinson Story
Starring Jackie Robinson
and Ruby Dee
Directed by Alfred E. Green
A Jewel Production
An Eagle-Lion Films Release
76 Minutes

Federal Man
Starring William Henry
and Pamela Blake
Directed by Robert Emmett Tansey
A Jack Schwartz Production
An Eagle-Lion Films Release
67 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "The Jackie Robinson Story"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, July 20, 1950
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
7 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, July 21, 1950 - Thursday, July 27, 1950 (1 Week)
The Cariboo Trail
Starring Randolph Scott
and George "Gabby" Hayes
Directed by Edwin L. Marin
A Nat Holt Production
In Cinecolor
A 20th Century-Fox Release
81 Minutes

It's a Small World
Starring Paul Dale
and Lorraine Miller
Directed by William Castle
A Motion Pictures Inc. Production
An Eagle-Lion Films Release
74 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "The Cariboo Trail"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, July 25, 1950
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
7 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, July 28, 1950 - Tuesday, August 8, 1950 (2 Weeks)
Stella
Starring Ann Sheridan
and Victor Mature
Directed by Claude Binyon
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
83 Minutes

Jungle Stampede
Starring George P. Breakston
and Yorke Coplen
Directed by George P. Breakston
A Republic Picture
60 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Stella"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, August 3, 1950
 
2
Tuesday, August 8, 1950 (5 Days)
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
12 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
2 Weeks
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, August 9, 1950 - Thursday, August 17, 1950 (1 Week)
Destination Moon
Starring John Archer
and Warner Anderson
Directed by Irving Pichel
A George Pal Production
In Technicolor
An Eagle-Lion Films Release
93 Minutes

Snow Dog
Starring Kirby Grant
and Chinook
Directed by Frank McDonald
A Lindsley Parsons Picture Corporation Production
A Monogram Pictures Release
63 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
Arlington Theatre, Santa Barbara

From Thursday, August 10, 1950

Crest Theatre, North Long Beach
Imperial Theatre, Long Beach
Belmont Theatre, Long Beach

From Friday, August 11, 1950
Fox Cabrillo Theatre, San Pedro

From Sunday, August 13, 1950
Fox Pomona Theatre, Pomona
Fox San Bernadino Theatre, San Bernardino
Fox West Coast Theatre, Santa Ana
California Theatre, Bakersfield
Fremont Theatre, San Luis Obispo

Reported Gross "Destination Moon"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, August 17, 1950 (9 Days)
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
9 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
1 Week
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, August 18, 1950 - Thursday, August 31, 1950 (2 Weeks)
Broken Arrow
Starring James Stewart and Jeff Chandler
Directed by Delmer Daves
A 20th Century-Fox Picture in Technicolor
93 Minutes
"As Russia Sees It" from The March of Time / A Time-Life Production / An R-K-O Radio Pictures Release
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Broken Arrow"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, August 24, 1950
35
 
2
Thursday, August 31, 1950
35
 
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
70
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, September 1, 1950 - Thursday, September 14, 1950 (2 Weeks)
The Black Rose
Starring Tyrone Power and Orson Welles
Directed by Henry Hathaway
A 20th Century-Fox Picture in Technicolor
93 Minutes
"Fun at the Zoo"
"Movies Are Better Than Ever - Go Out to a Movie Tonight!"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "The Black Rose"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, September 7, 1950
35
 
2
Thursday, September 14, 1950
35
 
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
70
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, September 15, 1950 - Thursday, September 21, 1950 (1 Week)
Panic in the Streets
Starring Richard Widmark and Paul Douglas
Directed by Elia Kazan
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
96 Minutes
"Movies Are Better Than Ever!"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Panic in the Streets"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, September 21, 1950
35
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $
35
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, September 22, 1950 - Tuesday, October 3, 1950 (2 Weeks)
My Blue Heaven
Starring Betty Grable
and Dan Dailey
Directed by Henry Koster
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
In Technicolor
96 Minutes

Big Timber
Starring Roddy McDowall
and Jeff Donnell
Directed by Jean Yarbrough
A Monogram Picture
73 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "My Blue Heaven"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, September 28, 1950
 
2
Tuesday, October 3, 1950 (5 Days)
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
12 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
2 Weeks
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, October 4, 1950 - Thursday, October 12, 1950 (1 Week)
Mister 880
Starring Burt Lancaster and Dorothy McGuire
Directed by Edmund Goulding
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
90 Minutes
"The Gathering Storm" from The March of Time / A Time-Life Production / An R-K-O Radio Pictures Release
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "Mister 880"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, October 12, 1950
35
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $
35
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, October 13, 1950 - Thursday, October 19, 1950 (1 Week)
No Way Out
Starring Richard Widmark and Linda Darnell
Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
106 Minutes
"Spooky-Hooky" Starring "The Little Rascals" originally known as "Our Gang" / Directed by Gordon Douglas / A Hal Roach Production / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject (1936) / A Monogram Pictures Re-Issue
"Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "No Way Out"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, October 19, 1950
35
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $
35
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, October 20, 1950 - Tuesday, October 31, 1950 (2 Weeks)
I'll Get By
Starring June Haver
and William Lundigan
Directed by Richard Sale
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
In Technicolor
83 Minutes

Prisoners in Petticoats
Starring Valentine Perkins
and Robert Rockwell
Directed by Philip Ford
A Republic Picture
60 Minutes
  "Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "I'll Get By"
Week
Week Ending
Total Gross
1
Thursday, October 26, 1950
 
2
Tuesday, October 31, 1950 (5 Days)
 
Totals
 
Total Gross
12 Days
Daily Average: $0
 
2 Weeks
 
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, November 1, 1950 - Tuesday, November 7, 1950 (1 Week)
Two Flags West
Starring Joseph Cotton and Linda Darnell
Directed by Robert Wise
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
92 Minutes
"Screen Snapshots: 30th Anniversary Special" Starring George Jessel and Martin and Lewis / Directed by Ralph Staub / A Columbia Screen Snapshot"
"Movies Are Better Than Ever"
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
 
Monday, November 6, 1950
Bette Davis (42) Forecourt Ceremonies
   
 
Reported Gross "Two Flags West"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, November 7, 1950
35
 
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $
35
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, November 8, 1950 - Tuesday, November 21, 1950 (2 Weeks)
The Jackpot
Starring James Stewart and Barbara Hale
Directed by Walter Lang
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
85 Minutes
"Brooklyn Goes Hollywood"
"Music by Martin" with Freddy Martin and his Orchestra
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
 


Thursday, November 9, 1950:

Showings of "The Jackpot" in the afternoon
--
Invitational Hollywood Premiere, at 8:30 PM:

ALL ABOUT EVE
Starring Bette Davis and Anne Baxter
Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
138 Minutes

Reported Gross "The Jackpot"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, November 14, 1950
35
 
2
Tuesday, November 21, 1950
32
 
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
67
 
Source: Variety
 
Wednesday, November 22, 1950 - Tuesday, December 12, 1950 (3 Weeks)
All About Eve
Starring Bette Davis and Anne Baxter
Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
138 Minutes
Awarded "Best Picture" by AMPAS, Thursday, March 29, 1951, R-K-O Pantages Theatre
"Continuous Performances • No Advance in Prices"
"Tee Girls" Starring the Bauer Sisters / Directed by Tom Cummisky / A 20th Century-Fox Golf Sportsreel
"Lion Around" Starring Donald Duck / Directed by Jack Hannah / A Walt Disney Production in Technicolor / An R-K-O Radio Pictures Release
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "All About Eve"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, November 28, 1950
28
 
2
Tuesday, December 5, 1950
28
 
3
Tuesday, December 12, 1950
28
 
Totals
31 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
3 Weeks
Average Performance: $
84
 
Source: Variety


During the premiere of All About Eve on Thursday, November 9, 1950, the Roosevelt Hotel across the street disconnected most of the letters of their roof sign so that it read: "EVE"
 
Wednesday, December 13, 1950 - Sunday, December 24, 1950 (2 Weeks)
American Guerrilla in the Philippines
Starring Tyrone Power and Micheline Presle
Directed by Fritz Lang
A 20th Century-Fox Picture in Technicolor
105 Minutes
"Schools March On" from The March of Time / A Time-Life Production / An R-K-O Radio Pictures Release
"Chew-Chew Baby" Starring Woody Woodpecker / Directed by Shamus Culhane / A Walter Lantz Production in Technicolor / A Universal Pictures Re-release
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester

Reported Gross "American Guerilla in the Philippines"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, December 19, 1950
35
 
2
Sunday, December 24, 1950
(5 Days)
35
 
Totals
12 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $
70
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Monday, December 25, 1950 - Wednesday, January 3, 1951 (1 Week)
For Heaven's Sake
Starring Clifton Webb and Joan Bennett
Directed by George Seaton
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
92 Minutes
"Sheep Dog" Starring Pluto / Directed by Charles A. Nichols / A Walt Disney Production in Technicolor / An R-K-O Radio Pictures Release
"City of Beautiful Girls" Starring Tram Pickett and Dick Pope / Directed by Justin Herman / AParamount Sports Reel
Day and Date:
Los Angeles Theatre, Downtown
Fox Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills
Fox Uptown Theatre, Western and Olympic
Loyola Theatre, Westchester
 
Friday, December 29, 1950
William Lundigan (36) Forecourt Ceremonies
   
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