Search results for "1940"
Brother Rat and a Baby

Brother Rat and a Baby

Brother Rat and a Baby
IMDb: 5.4
87 min

Three comrades graduate from Viriginia Military Institute. Bing has a chance to return to VMI as a football coach.

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Genre: Comedy
Primrose Path

Primrose Path

Primrose Path
IMDb: 7
93 min

Ellie Mae lives on Primrose Hill with her good-hearted and fancy free mother, her drunken father, her younger sister and a mean-spirited grandmother. The Hill is not a good part…

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Genre: Drama
The Great Dictator

The Great Dictator

The Great Dictator
IMDb: 8.5
125 min

Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel’s regime.

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Genre: Comedy
Rebecca

Rebecca

Rebecca
IMDb: 8.1
130 min

Story of a young woman who marries a fascinating widower only to find out that she must live in the shadow of his former wife, Rebecca, who died mysteriously several…

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Genre: Drama, Mystery
The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath
IMDb: 8.1
129 min

Tom Joad returns to his home after a jail sentence to find his family kicked out of their farm due to foreclosure. He catches up with them on his Uncle’s…

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Genre: Drama
Abe Lincoln in Illinois

Abe Lincoln in Illinois

Abe Lincoln in Illinois
IMDb: 7.4
110 min

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Black Friday

Black Friday

Black Friday
IMDb: 6.4
70 min

When his friend Professor Kingsely (Ridges) is at deaths door, brain surgeon Dr. Sovac (Karloff) saves his life by means of an illegal operation that transplants part of injured gangster…

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Edison, the Man

Edison, the Man

Edison, the Man
IMDb: 7.1
107 min

In flashback, fifty years after inventing the light bulb, an 82-year-old Edison tells his story starting at age twenty-two with his arrival in New York. He’s on his way with…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
When the Daltons Rode

When the Daltons Rode

When the Daltons Rode
IMDb: 6.6
81 min

Young lawyer Tod Jackson arrives in pioneer Kansas to visit his prosperous rancher friends the Daltons, just as the latter are in danger of losing their land to a crooked…

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Genre: Western
The Mummy’s Hand

The Mummy’s Hand

The Mummy’s Hand
IMDb: 6.1
67 min

A couple of young, out-of-work archaeologists in Egypt discover evidence of the burial place of the ancient Egyptian princess Ananka. After receiving funding from an eccentric magician and his beautiful…

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Genre: Horror
The Return of Frank James

The Return of Frank James

The Return of Frank James
IMDb: 6.7
92 min

Farmer Frank (Henry Fonda) and his ward (Jackie Cooper) hunt brother Jesse’s killers, the back-shooting Fords.

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Genre: Action, Drama, Western
The Long Voyage Home

The Long Voyage Home

The Long Voyage Home
IMDb: 7.1
105 min

The crew of the merchant ship Glencairn hope to survive a transatlantic crossing during World War II. Adapted from four Eugene O’Neill one-act plays.

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
Night Train to Munich

Night Train to Munich

Night Train to Munich
IMDb: 7.3
90 min

When the Germans march into Prague, armour-plating inventor Dr Bomasch flees to England. His daughter Anna escapes from arrest to join him, but the Gestapo manage to kidnap them both…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
The Mark of Zorro

The Mark of Zorro

The Mark of Zorro
IMDb: 7.6
94 min

Around 1820 the son of a California nobleman comes home from Spain to find his native land under a villainous dictatorship. On the one hand he plays the useless fop,…

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Remember the Night

Remember the Night

Remember the Night
IMDb: 7.7
94 min

An assistant D.A. takes a shoplifter home with him for Christmas.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Thief of Bagdad

The Thief of Bagdad

The Thief of Bagdad
IMDb: 7.6
106 min

When Prince Ahmad (John Justin) is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar (Conrad Veidt), he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu (the incomparable Sabu, in…

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Fantasia

Fantasia

Fantasia
IMDb: 7.8
125 min

Walt Disney’s timeless masterpiece is an extravaganza of sight and sound! See the music come to life, hear the pictures burst into song and experience the excitement that is Fantasia…

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Foreign Correspondent

Foreign Correspondent

Foreign Correspondent
IMDb: 7.6
120 min

The European war was only beginning to erupt across national borders. Its titular hero, Johnny Jones, is an American crime reporter dispatched by his New York publisher to put a…

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Genre: Mystery, Thriller, War
One Million B.C.

One Million B.C.

One Million B.C.
IMDb: 5.8
80 min

One Million B.C. is a 1940 American fantasy film produced by Hal Roach Studios and released by United Artists. It is also known by the titles Cave Man, Man and…

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Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Nobody’s Children

Nobody’s Children

Nobody’s Children
IMDb: 5.6
64 min

A radio host broadcasts a show about children living in an orphanage.

Genre: Uncategorized
The Philadelphia Story

The Philadelphia Story

The Philadelphia Story
IMDb: 7.9
112 min

Philadelphia heiress Tracy Lord throws out her playboy husband C.K. Dexter Haven shortly after their marriage. Two years later, Tracy is about to marry respectable George Kittredge whilst Dexter has…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Westerner

The Westerner

The Westerner
IMDb: 7.4
100 min

Drifter Cole Harden is accused of stealing a horse and faces hanging by self-appointed Judge Roy Bean, but Harden manages to talk his way out of it by claiming to…

The Sea Hawk

The Sea Hawk

The Sea Hawk
IMDb: 7.7
127 min

Dashing pirate Geoffrey Thorpe plunders Spanish ships for Queen Elizabeth I and falls in love with Dona Maria, a beautiful Spanish royal he captures.

The Mortal Storm

The Mortal Storm

The Mortal Storm
IMDb: 7.8
100 min

The Roth family leads a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930s. When the Nazis come to power, the family is divided and…

Genre: Drama
Waterloo Bridge

Waterloo Bridge

Waterloo Bridge
IMDb: 7.8
108 min

On the eve of World War II, a British officer revisits Waterloo Bridge and recalls the young man he was at the beginning of World War I and the young…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Virginia City

Virginia City

Virginia City
IMDb: 6.8
121 min

Union officer Kerry Bradford escapes from a Confederate prison and races to intercept $5 million in gold destined for Confederate coffers. A Confederate sympathizer and a Mexican bandit, each with…

Genre: Action, Western
The Fighting 69th

The Fighting 69th

The Fighting 69th
IMDb: 6.7
90 min

Although loudmouthed braggart Jerry Plunkett alienates his comrades and officers, Father Duffy, the regimental chaplain, has faith that he’ll prove himself in the end.

Genre: Action, Drama, War
His Girl Friday

His Girl Friday

His Girl Friday
IMDb: 7.9
92 min

Hildy, the journalist former wife of newspaper editor Walter Burns, visits his office to inform him that she’s engaged and will be getting remarried the next day. Walter can’t let…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Shop Around The Corner

The Shop Around The Corner

The Shop Around The Corner
IMDb: 8.1
99 min

Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realising that they are falling in love through the post as each other’s anonymous pen pal.

Genre: Comedy, Romance