1944 - Top of the Pops

All movies from 1944 I have seen. The Top of the Pops Rules for the Ranking: my personal rating + the imdb rating x votes.
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1.
Double Indemnity (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An insurance representative lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions. (107 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ 975 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
2.
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A drama critic learns on his wedding day that his beloved maiden aunts are homicidal maniacs, and that insanity runs in his family. (118 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ 525 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
3.
Laura (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he is investigating. (88 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ 492 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
4.
To Have and Have Not (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
During World War II, American expatriate Harry Morgan helps transport a French Resistance leader and his beautiful wife to Martinique while romancing a sensuous lounge singer. (100 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ 365 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
5.
Gaslight (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Years after her aunt was murdered in her home, a young woman moves back into the house with her new husband. However, he has a secret that he will do anything to protect, even if it means driving his wife insane. (114 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ 178 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
6.
Lifeboat (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Several survivors of a torpedoed ship find themselves in the same boat with one of the men who sunk it. (97 mins.)
“ 144 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
7.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In the year leading up to the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York. (113 mins.)
“ 134 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
8.
The Woman in the Window (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
When a conservative middle-aged professor engages in a minor dalliance with a femme fatale, he is plunged into a nightmarish quicksand of blackmail and murder. (107 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ 87,78 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
9.
The Uninvited (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A composer and his sister discover that the reason they are able to purchase a beautiful gothic seacoast mansion very cheaply is the house's unsavory past. (99 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
“ 79,78 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
10.
Henry V (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In the midst of the Hundred Years' War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415. (137 mins.)
“ 74,87 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
11.
Going My Way (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Father Charles O'Mailey, a young priest at a financially failing Church in a tough neighborhood, gains support and inspires his superior. (126 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ 70,86 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
12.
Ministry of Fear (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Stephen Neale has just been released from an asylum during World War 2 in England when he stumbles on a deadly Nazi spy plot by accident, and tries to stop it. (86 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ 60,22 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
13.
A Canterbury Tale (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A 'Land Girl', an American GI, and a British soldier find themselves together in a small Kent town on the road to Canterbury... (124 mins.)
“ 53,66 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
14.
Since You Went Away (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
With her husband away to fight in World War II, a housewife struggles to care for their two daughters - and a pair of lodgers who have moved in - alone. (177 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
“ 47,96 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
15.
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Woodrow is discharged from the military for hay fever, but fabricates receiving a heroic honorable discharge before returning home. (101 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
“ 47,40 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
16.
The Punch Bowl (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A successful writer, home-schooled in his youth, masquerades as a student at a secondary school to experience all the fun and pranks he missed out on. (97 mins.)
Director: Helmut Weiss
“ 43,01 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
17.
National Velvet (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes. (123 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
“ 41,83 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
18.
The Lodger (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A landlady suspects her new lodger is Jack the Ripper. (84 mins.)
Director: John Brahm
“ 25,40 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
19.
Phantom Lady (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A beautiful secretary risks her life to try to find the elusive woman who may prove her boss didn't murder his selfish wife. (87 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ 21,57 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
20.
The Keys of the Kingdom (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A young priest, Father Chisholm is sent to China to establish a Catholic parish among the non-Christian Chinese... (137 mins.)
Director: John M. Stahl
“ 18,76 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
21.
The Way Ahead (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A group of conscripts are called up into the infantry during WWII. At first they appear a hopeless bunch... (115 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
“ 18,12 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
22.
I'll Be Seeing You (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A soldier suffering from combat fatigue meets a young woman on Christmas furlough from prison and their mutual loneliness blossoms into romance. (85 mins.)
“ 17,34 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
23.
The Canterville Ghost (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In the 1600s, cowardly Sir Simon of Canterville flees a duel and seeks solace in the family castle.... (95 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ 16,22 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
24.
The Children Are Watching Us (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A four-year old boy, Pricò, becomes the subject of emotional folly by his fluctuant parents and inattentive relatives. (84 mins.)
“ 15,67 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
25.
The Fighting Seabees (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Construction workers in World War II in the Pacific are needed to build military sites, but the work... (100 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
“ 15,20 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
26.
The Suspect (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In 1902 London, unhappily married Philip Marshall meets young Mary Gray, who is unemployed and depressed... (85 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ 9,87 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
27.
Bathing Beauty (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A contrived misunderstanding leads to the breakup of a songwriter and his fiancée. She returns to work as a gym teacher at an all-girls school, but a legal loophole allows the man to enroll as one of her students. (101 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
“ 7,17 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
28.
Buffalo Bill (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The story of William "Buffalo Bill" Cody, legendary westerner, from his days as an army scout to his later activities as owner of a Wild West show. (90 mins.)
“ 6,76 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
29.
Dark Waters (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A woman returns to the USA after a German u-boat sank her ship, and finds out that someone wants to kill her for her inheritance. (90 mins.)
Director: Andre de Toth
“ 5,56 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
30.
The Whistler (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A depressed man hires an assassin to kill him when he least expects it, but when his life takes an upward turn, he finds he now wishes to live. (59 mins.)
Director: William Castle
“ 5,14 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
31.
Great Freedom No. 7 (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The film tells the story of the blond "singing sailor" Hannes Kröger who works in a St. Pauli club on the Große Freiheit 7, and falls in love with a girl. But she prefers his rival Willem and Hannes returns to the sea. (111 mins.)
Director: Helmut Käutner
“ 5,01 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
32.
Tomorrow, the World! (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
German boy Emil comes to live with his American uncle who tries to teach the former Hitler Youth to reject Nazism. (86 mins.)
Director: Leslie Fenton
“ 4,97 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
33.
None Shall Escape (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The career of a Nazi officer shown as flashbacks from his trial as a war criminal. (85 mins.)
Director: Andre DeToth
“ 4,23 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
34.
Two Thousand Women (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Women in a French concentration camp conceal downed British airmen from Nazi soldiers, and try to help them escape. Produced by Edward Black. Written and directed by Frank Launder. (97 mins.)
Director: Frank Launder
“ 4,12 points ” - dziwnytenswiat