Films of 1944

These are the films I have seen from the year 1944.
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1.
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944)
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The dramatized life of immortal humorist Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, from his days as a riverboat pilot on the Mississippi River until his death in 1910 shortly after Halley's Comet returned. (130 mins.)
Director: Irving Rapper
 
2.
And Now Tomorrow (1944)
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Emily Blair is rich and deaf. Doctor Vance, who grew up poor in Blairtown, is working on a serum to cure deafness which he tries on Emily... (86 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
3.
Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble (1944)
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Andy is going to Wainwright College as did his father. He sees a pretty blonde on the train and he is... (107 mins.)
Director: George B. Seitz
 
4.
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
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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
 
5.
Atlantic City (1944)
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Vaudeville acts are re-created in the story of how Atlantic City became a famous resort. (87 mins.)
Director: Ray McCarey
 
6.
Beautiful But Broke (1944)
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Theatrical agent Waldo Main (John Eldredge) is inducted into the army, and turns his (now clientless)... (74 mins.)
Director: Charles Barton
 
7.
Belle of the Yukon (1944)
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Set in the days of the great Canadian Gold Rush, this rousing musical stars Randolph Scott as a "reformed"... (83 mins.)
 
8.
Between Two Worlds (1944)
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Passengers on an ocean liner can't recall how they got on board or where they are going yet, oddly enough, it soon becomes apparent that they all have something in common. (112 mins.)
Director: Edward A. Blatt
 
9.
Bluebeard (1944)
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In Paris, an artist hires portrait models, and after he finishes their portraits, he strangles them. (72 mins.)
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
 
10.
Can't Help Singing (1944)
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A senator's daughter (who can't help singing) follows her boyfriend West in the days of the California gold rush. (90 mins.)
Director: Frank Ryan
 
11.
Carolina Blues (1944)
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Band Leader Kay Kyser wants to take a holiday, but his publicist Charlotte has promised that he'll give a concert for defense plant workers... (81 mins.)
Director: Leigh Jason
 
12.
Cobra Woman (1944)
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Upon discovering his fiancée Tollea has been kidnaped, Ramu and his friend Kado set out for a Pacific... (71 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
 
13.
The Curse of the Cat People (1944)
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The young, friendless daughter of Oliver and Alice Reed befriends her father's dead first wife and an aging, reclusive actress. (70 mins.)
 
14.
Double Indemnity (1944)
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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
 
15.
The Falcon in Hollywood (1944)
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The Falcon investigates the murder of an actor on a Hollywood backlot. (67 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
16.
The Falcon in Mexico (1944)
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An artist's daughter becomes suspicious when new paintings by her supposedly dead father begin turning up in New York... (70 mins.)
Director: William Berke
 
17.
The Falcon Out West (1944)
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When a Texas playboy is murdered in a New York City nightclub the Falcon investigates. When he learns that the victim was slipped rattlesnake venom... (64 mins.)
Director: William Clemens
 
18.
Four Jills in a Jeep (1944)
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Reenactments of actual USO experiences of its female stars entertaining troops overseas. (89 mins.)
 
19.
Gaslight (1944)
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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
 
20.
Gildersleeve's Ghost (1944)
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Gildersleeve, running for office, is aided by two ghosts and hindered by a mad scientist and an invisible woman. (63 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
21.
Going My Way (1944)
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Youthful Father Chuck O'Malley led a colorful life of sports, song, and romance before joining the Roman Catholic clergy... (126 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
 
22.
Greenwich Village (1944)
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In 1922, a would-be classical composer gets involved with people putting on a musical revue. (82 mins.)
Director: Walter Lang
 
23.
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
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Woodrow is discharged from the military for hay fever, but fabricates receiving an heroic honorable discharge before returning home. (101 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
24.
Henry V (1944)
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In the midst of the Hundred Years' War in 1415, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France. (137 mins.)
 
25.
Hollywood Canteen (1944)
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Two soldiers on sick leave spend three nights at the Hollywood Canteen before going back to active duty... (124 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
 
26.
In Our Time (1944)
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It is early 1939 in Poland when Mrs. Bromley and Jennifer come to buy antiques for her business in London... (110 mins.)
Director: Vincent Sherman
 
27.
Kansas City Kitty (1944)
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Polly, an amiable wisecracking piano teacher, becomes involved with some shady music publishers. She... (71 mins.)
Director: Del Lord
 
28.
Lifeboat (1944)
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Several survivors of a torpedoed ship find themselves in the same boat with one of the men who sunk it. (97 mins.)
 
29.
Maisie Goes to Reno (1944)
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Maisie is overworked at her defense job and is ordered to take a two week vacation. When she meets Tommy... (90 mins.)
Director: Harry Beaumont
 
30.
The Mask of Dimitrios (1944)
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Mystery writer Cornelius Leyden becomes intrigued when the murdered body of a vicious career criminal washes up in the Bosphorus. (95 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
 
31.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)
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In the year before 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.)
 
32.
The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944)
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After an all-night send-off party for the troops, a small-town girl wakes up to find herself married and pregnant, but with no memory of her husband's identity. (98 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
33.
Mr. Skeffington (1944)
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Popular and beautiful Fanny Trellis is forced into a loveless marriage with an older man, Jewish banker Job Skeffington, in order to save her beloved brother Trippy from an embezzlement charge, and predictable complications result. (146 mins.)
Director: Vincent Sherman
 
34.
Mrs. Parkington (1944)
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In this family saga, Mrs. Parkington recounts the story of her life, beginning as a hotel maid in frontier... (124 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
 
35.
Ichiban utsukushiku (1944)
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During World War II, the management of a war industry of optical instruments for weapons requests an... (85 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
 
36.
Murder, My Sweet (1944)
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After being hired to find an ex-con's former girlfriend, Philip Marlowe is drawn into a deeply complex web of mystery and deceit. (95 mins.)
Director: Edward Dmytryk
 
37.
National Velvet (1944)
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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
 
38.
None But the Lonely Heart (1944)
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When an itinerant reluctantly returns home to help his sickly mother run her shop, they are both tempted to turn to crime to help make ends meet. (113 mins.)
Director: Clifford Odets
 
39.
Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (1944)
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In 1923, two young ladies depart unescorted for a tour of Europe, meeting two eligible men aboard ship... (81 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
 
40.
Phantom Lady (1944)
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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
 
41.
Pin Up Girl (1944)
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Glamorous Lorry Jones, the toast of a Missouri military canteen, has become "engaged" to almost every serviceman she's signed her pin-up photo for... (84 mins.)
 
42.
The Princess and the Pirate (1944)
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Princess Margaret is travelling incognito to elope with her true love instead of marrying the man her father has betrothed her to... (94 mins.)
Director: David Butler
 
43.
The Seventh Cross (1944)
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In Nazi Germany in 1936 seven men escape from a concentration camp. The camp commander puts up seven crosses and... (112 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
 
44.
Shine on Harvest Moon (1944)
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Biographical movie about the early 20th century Broadway stars Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth. (112 mins.)
Director: David Butler
 
45.
Show Business (1944)
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A song-and-dance man and his comic partner undergo romantic ups and downs when they team up with a female duo and transition from burlesque to vaudeville. (92 mins.)
Director: Edwin L. Marin
 
46.
Since You Went Away (1944)
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While husband Tim is away during World War II, Anne Hilton copes with problems on the homefront. Taking in a lodger... (177 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
 
47.
The Suspect (1944)
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In 1902 London, unhappily married Philip Marshall meets young Mary Gray, who is unemployed and depressed... (85 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
 
48.
This Happy Breed (1944)
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Noel Coward's attempt to show how the ordinary people lived between the wars. Just after WWI the Gibbons family moves to a nice house in the suburbs... (114 mins.)
Director: David Lean
 
49.
To Have and Have Not (1944)
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During WWII, American expatriate Harry Morgan helps transport a Free French Resistance leader and his beautiful wife to Martinique while romancing a sexy lounge singer. (100 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
50.
Two Girls and a Sailor (1944)
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A sailor helps two sisters start up a service canteen. The sailor soon becomes taken with gorgeous sister Jean... (124 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
 
51.
The Uninvited (1944)
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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
 
52.
Up in Arms (1944)
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Hypochondriac Danny Weems gets drafted into the army and makes life miserable for his fellow GIs. He's... (105 mins.)
Director: Elliott Nugent
 
53.
The Way Ahead (1944)
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A group of conscripts are called up into the infantry during WWII. At first they appear a hopeless bunch... (115 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
 
54.
The White Cliffs of Dover (1944)
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London based American nurse, Susan, Lady Ashwood, is at the hospital awaiting the imminent arrival of injured soldiers... (126 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
55.
Wilson (1944)
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A chronicle of the political career of US President Woodrow Wilson. (154 mins.)
Director: Henry King