Search results for "1940"
The Howards of Virginia (1940)

The Howards of Virginia (1940)

The Howards of Virginia (1940)
IMDb: 6.0
116

Beautiful young Virginian Jane steps down from her proper aristocratic upbringing when she marries down-to-earth surveyor Matt Howard. Matt joins the Colonial forces in their fight for freedom against England….

Country: 
Genre: Drama, History, War
Pinocchio (1940)

Pinocchio (1940)

Pinocchio (1940)
IMDb: 7.4
88

Lonely toymaker Geppetto has his wishes answered when the Blue Fairy arrives to bring his wooden puppet Pinocchio to life. Before becoming a real boy, however, Pinocchio must prove he’s…

Country: 
Arise, My Love (1940)

Arise, My Love (1940)

Arise, My Love (1940)
IMDb: 6.9
110

In 1939, American Tom Martin, who fought in the Spanish Civil War, awaits execution at the hands of the Fascist victors when reporter Augusta ‘Gusto’ Nash, for a scoop, aids…

Country: 
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Let George Do It! (1940)

Let George Do It! (1940)

Let George Do It! (1940)
IMDb: 6.6
82

Shortly after the start of World War II, a ukelele player (George) takes the wrong boat and finds himself in (still uninvaded) Norway. He is mistaken for a fellow British…

Country: 
Genre: Comedy, Musical, War
Baptism of Fire (1940)

Baptism of Fire (1940)

Baptism of Fire (1940)
IMDb: 5.9
90 min

The Legend of the Luftwaffe began in Poland, the first victim of Hitler’s blitzkrieg. Combat cameramen filmed the aerial campaign, showing preparations for flight, massive air strikes, and the appalling…

Country: 
Genre: Documentary
Mr. Duck Steps Out (1940)

Mr. Duck Steps Out (1940)

Mr. Duck Steps Out (1940)
IMDb: 7.4
8 min

Donald visits the house of his new love interest for their first known date. At first Daisy acts shy and has her back turned to her visitor. But Donald soon…

Country: 
Genre: Animation
Before I Hang (1940)

Before I Hang (1940)

Before I Hang (1940)
IMDb: 6.1
62 min

A physician on death row for a mercy killing is allowed to experiment on a serum using a criminals’ blood, but secretly tests it on himself. He gets a pardon,…

Country: 
The Man with Nine Lives (1940)

The Man with Nine Lives (1940)

The Man with Nine Lives (1940)
IMDb: 6.6
74 min

Dr. Leon Kravaal develops a potential cure for cancer, which involves freezing the patient. But an experiment goes awry when authorities believe Kravaal has killed a patient. Kravaal freezes the…

Country: 
The Well-Digger’s Daughter (1940)

The Well-Digger’s Daughter (1940)

The Well-Digger’s Daughter (1940)
IMDb: 7.3
142 min

A rural maiden’s two suitors go off to war, leaving her pregnant.

Country: 
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Santa Fe Trail (1940)

Santa Fe Trail (1940)

Santa Fe Trail (1940)
IMDb: 6.3
110 min

As a penalty for fighting fellow classmates days before graduating from West Point, J.E.B. Stuart, George Armstrong Custer and four friends are assigned to the 2nd Cavalry, stationed at Fort…

Country: 
Music in My Heart (1940)

Music in My Heart (1940)

Music in My Heart (1940)
IMDb: 6.0
70 min

A young woman engaged to a millionaire falls for the understudy in a Broadway musical.

Country: 
Genre: Music, Romance
Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940)

Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940)

Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940)
IMDb: 7.3
102 min

Johnny Brett and King Shaw are an unsuccessful dance team in New York. A producer discovers Brett as the new partner for Clare Bennett, but Brett, who thinks he is…

Country: 
Genre: Music, Romance
Sailors Three (1940)

Sailors Three (1940)

Sailors Three (1940)
IMDb: 6.0
77 min

Three sailors get drunk while on shore leave and end up on the wrong ship. When they realise their mistake they scramble off it and onto their warship, HMS Ferocious….

Country: 
Genre: Comedy, War
Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940)

Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940)

Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940)
IMDb: 6.8
88 min

Judge Hardy takes his family to New York City, where Andy quickly falls in love with a socialite. He finds the high society life too expensive, and eventually decides that…

Country: 
Brother Orchid (1940)

Brother Orchid (1940)

Brother Orchid (1940)
IMDb: 7.0
88 min

When retired racket boss John Sarto tries to reclaim his place and former friends try to kill him, he finds solace in a monastery and reinvents himself as a pious…

Country: 
Meet the Fleet (1940)

Meet the Fleet (1940)

Meet the Fleet (1940)
IMDb: 6.4
20 min

The story of three recruits undergoing Navy bootcamp training.

Country: 
Genre: War
Dr. Kildare’s Strange Case (1940)

Dr. Kildare’s Strange Case (1940)

Dr. Kildare’s Strange Case (1940)
IMDb: 6.1
77 min

Kildare tries brain surgery, advised by Dr. Gillespie, and faces a rival for nurse Lamont.

Country: 
Genre: Drama
The Shop Around the Corner (1940)

The Shop Around the Corner (1940)

The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
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.

Country: 
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Waterloo Bridge (1940)

Waterloo Bridge (1940)

Waterloo Bridge (1940)
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…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The Mortal Storm (1940)

The Mortal Storm (1940)

The Mortal Storm (1940)
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…

Country: 
Genre: Drama