1941

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The Strawberry Blonde (1941)
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Quick-tempered yet likable Biff Grimes falls for the beautiful Virginia Brush, but he is not the only young man in the neighborhood who is smitten with her. (99 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
 
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The Lady Eve (1941)
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A trio of classy card sharps targets the socially awkward heir to brewery millions for his money, until one of them falls in love with him. (94 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
3.
Hold That Ghost (1941)
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After inheriting a fortune from a gangster, two dim-witted service station attendants find themselves stranded in a haunted house. (86 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
 
4.
It Started with Eve (1941)
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A young man asks a hat check girl to pose as his fiancée in order to make his dying father's last moments happy... (90 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
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Ornamental Hairpin (1941)
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Emi Ota and her friend Okiku stay briefly at a mountain inn and then return to Tokyo. Later, Nanmura... (75 mins.)
Director: Hiroshi Shimizu
 
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The Maltese Falcon (1941)
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A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette. (100 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
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Bombsight Stolen (1941)
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Allied spies and Nazi agents insinuate themselves at a Scottish cottage (converted to a wartime hospital) with interests on an inventor's nearly perfected bomb sight. (90 mins.)
Director: Anthony Asquith
 
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Ball of Fire (1941)
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A group of professors working on a new encyclopedia encounter a mouthy nightclub singer who is wanted by the police to help bring down her mob boss lover. (111 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
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Suicide Squadron (1941)
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During World War II, an American newswoman falls for a Polish piano virtuoso...who wants to go back and fight. (94 mins.)
 
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Lydia (1941)
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Lydia MacMillan, a wealthy old woman who has never married, is invited by an old beau, Dr. Michael Fitzpatrick... (104 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
 
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Major Barbara (1941)
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A young and idealistic woman, who has adopted the Salvation Army and whose father is an armament industrialist, will save more souls directing her father's business. A comedy with social commentary. (131 mins.)
Director: Gabriel Pascal
 
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Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1941)
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A couple who have been married for three years are horrified to learn that their marriage is not legally valid. (95 mins.)
 
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Man Hunt (1941)
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British hunter Thorndike vacationing in Bavaria has Hitler in his gun sight. He is captured, beaten, left for dead, and escapes back to London where he is hounded by German agents and aided by a young woman. (105 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
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Sullivan's Travels (1941)
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A director of escapist films goes on the road as a hobo to learn about life, which gives him a rude awakening. (90 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
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How Green Was My Valley (1941)
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At the turn of the century in a Welsh mining village, the Morgans, he stern, she gentle, raise coal-mining sons and hope their youngest will find a better life. (118 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
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Two-Faced Woman (1941)
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After a ski instructor catches her husband flirting with an old flame, she decides to pose as her (fictitious) twin sister in an attempt to keep him faithful. (90 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
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The Devil and Miss Jones (1941)
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A tycoon goes undercover to ferret out agitators at a department store, but gets involved in their lives instead. (92 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
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Suspicion (1941)
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A shy young heiress marries a charming gentleman, and soon begins to suspect he is planning to murder her. (99 mins.)
 
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Citizen Kane (1941)
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Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. (119 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
 
21.
Love Crazy (1941)
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A series of misunderstandings on their fourth wedding anniversary lead an architect and his wife to break up, but he pretends to be insane and even poses as his own sister in order to win her back. (99 mins.)
Director: Jack Conway
 
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Meet John Doe (1941)
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A man needing money agrees to impersonate a nonexistent person who said he'd be committing suicide as a protest, and a political movement begins. (122 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
 
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Dumbo (1941)
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Ridiculed because of his enormous ears, a young circus elephant is assisted by a mouse to achieve his full potential. (64 mins.)
 
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Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941)
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Fields wants to sell a film story to Esoteric Studios. On the way he gets insulted by little boys, beat up for ogling a woman... (71 mins.)
Director: Edward Cline
 
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49th Parallel (1941)
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A World War II U-boat crew are stranded in northern Canada. To avoid internment, they must make their way to the border and get into the still-neutral USA. (123 mins.)
Director: Michael Powell
 
28.
Bedtime Story (1941)
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A playwright attempts to stop his wife from retiring so she can star in his next play. (85 mins.)
Director: Alexander Hall
 
29.
The Shanghai Gesture (1941)
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A young woman, Poppy, out for excitement in Shanghai, enters a gambling house owned by "Mother" Gin Sling... (95 mins.)
 
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High Sierra (1941)
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After being released from prison, notorious thief Roy Earle is hired by his old boss to help a group of inexperienced criminals plan and carry out the robbery of a California resort. (100 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
 
31.
Charley's Aunt (1941)
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In 1890, two students at Oxford force their rascally friend and fellow student to pose as an aunt from Brazil--where the nuts come from. (80 mins.)
Director: Archie Mayo
 
32.
I Wake Up Screaming (1941)
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Why is Inspector Ed Cornell trying to railroad Frankie Christopher for the murder of model Vicky Lynn? (82 mins.)
 
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Western Union (1941)
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When Edward Creighton leads the construction of the Western Union to unite East with West, he hires a Western reformed outlaw and a tenderfoot Eastern surveyor. (95 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
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Love on the Dole (1941)
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During the depression in England, a young lady from Lancashire decides to be a rich bookmaker's mistress... (94 mins.)
Director: John Baxter
 
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The Shepherd of the Hills (1941)
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A mysterious stranger arrives in the Missouri hills and befriends a young backwoods girl. Much to the dislike of her moonshiner fiancé who has vowed to find and kill his own father. (98 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
36.
Road to Zanzibar (1941)
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Stranded in Africa, Chuck and his pal Fearless have comic versions of jungle adventures, featuring two attractive con-women. (91 mins.)
 
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Topper Returns (1941)
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A fun-loving young woman finds herself murdered after trading bedrooms with her wealthy friend. Her ghost seeks aid from a banker to find out why and by whom. (88 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
 
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Stormy Waters (1941)
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Andre Laurent, the captain of a tugboat, married Yvonne ten years ago. She has a heart disease but does not want to tell him... (91 mins.)
Director: Jean Grémillon
 
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Tom, Dick and Harry (1941)
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Working girl Janie is proposed to by a conservative car salesman, a bohemian auto mechanic, and a millionaire playboy and must make a choice. (87 mins.)
Director: Garson Kanin
 
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Tobacco Road (1941)
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Hillbilly family life in 1941 rural Georgia. (84 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
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You'll Never Get Rich (1941)
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After his wife discovers a telltale diamond bracelet, impresario Martin Cortland tries to show he's not chasing after showgirl Sheila Winthrop... (88 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lanfield
 
42.
Her First Affair (1941)
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Micheline Chevassu is a young, naive woman living in an orphanage. Through classified ads, she has a date with an unknown man... (105 mins.)
Director: Henri Decoin
 
43.
The Last One of the Six (1941)
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Six friends promise to share their fortune in 5 years. The moment is very close, but one of the six is mysteriously murdered, then another... (90 mins.)
Director: Georges Lacombe
 
44.
Texas (1941)
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Two young men head west in search of fortune and adventure. (93 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
 
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The Gay Falcon (1941)
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The Falcon investigates jewel thieves who are working with hard up socialites to defraud insurance companies. First of the Falcon series. (67 mins.)
Director: Irving Reis
 
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Tortoise Beats Hare (1941 Short Film)
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An upset Bugs challenges the slick Cecil Turtle to a race. (7 mins.)
Director: Fred Avery
Stars: Mel Blanc
 
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Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy (1941 Short Film)
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A toyshop owner tells a little girl the story behind the two dolls she's fallen in love with. In Ragland... (17 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
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Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)
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Boxer Joe Pendleton dies 50 years too soon due to a heavenly mistake, and is given a new life as a millionaire playboy. (94 mins.)
Director: Alexander Hall
 
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That Uncertain Feeling (1941)
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Against her better judgement, happily married Jill Baker is persuaded to see a popular psychoanalyst about her psychosomatic hiccups... (84 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch