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1. Casablanca (1942) Casablanca (1942)
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Set in unoccupied Africa during the early days of World War II: An American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid Drama | Romance | War 102 mins.
2. Lifeboat (1944) 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. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Tallulah Bankhead, John Hodiak, Walter Slezak Thriller | War 97 mins.
3. It's a Wonderful Life (1946) It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed. Dir: Frank Capra With: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore Drama | Family | Fantasy 130 mins.
4. Citizen Kane (1941) Citizen Kane (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. Dir: Orson Welles With: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore Drama | Mystery 119 mins.
5. The Great Dictator (1940) The Great Dictator (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie Comedy | Drama | War 125 mins.
6. To Have and Have Not (1944) 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. Dir: Howard Hawks With: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Walter Brennan Adventure | Comedy | Romance | Thriller | War 100 mins.
7. Foreign Correspondent (1940) Foreign Correspondent (1940)
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On the eve of WWII, a young American reporter tries to expose enemy agents in London. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall Mystery | Romance | Thriller | War 120 mins.
8. The Big Sleep (1946) The Big Sleep (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love. Dir: Howard Hawks With: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely Crime | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller 114 mins.
9. The Secret Garden (1949) The Secret Garden (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
When cholera takes the parents of Mary Lennox, she is shipped from India to England to live with her Uncle Craven... Dir: Fred M. Wilcox With: Margaret O'Brien, Herbert Marshall, Dean Stockwell Drama | Family 92 mins.
10. The Little Foxes (1941) The Little Foxes (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The ruthless, moneyed Hubbard clan lives in, and poisons, their part of the deep South at the turn of the 20th century. Dir: William Wyler With: Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, Teresa Wright Drama | Romance 116 mins.
11. The Harvey Girls (1946) The Harvey Girls (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling... Dir: George Sidney With: Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, John Hodiak Comedy | Musical | Western 102 mins.
12. Marriage Is a Private Affair (1944) Marriage Is a Private Affair (1944)
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Theo has had many boyfriends who wanted to marry her. Since her mother, Mrs. Selworth, has been married many times... Dir: Robert Z. Leonard With: Lana Turner, James Craig, John Hodiak Comedy | War 116 mins.
13. Dumbo (1941) Dumbo (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Ridiculed because of his enormous ears, a young circus elephant is assisted by a mouse to achieve his full potential. Dir: Samuel Armstrong, Norman Ferguson With: Sterling Holloway, Edward Brophy, James Baskett Animation | Family | Musical 64 mins.
14. Battleground (1949) Battleground (1949)
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A squad of the 101st Airborne Division copes with being trapped in the besieged city of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge. Dir: William A. Wellman With: Van Johnson, John Hodiak, Ricardo Montalban Action | War | Drama 118 mins.
15. A Bell for Adano (1945) A Bell for Adano (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Major Joppolo and his men are assigned to restore order to the war-torn Italian town of Adano. He has... Dir: Henry King With: Gene Tierney, John Hodiak, William Bendix Drama | War 103 mins.
16. The Third Man (1949) The Third Man (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime. Dir: Carol Reed With: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller 104 mins.
17. Tomorrow Is Forever (1946) Tomorrow Is Forever (1946)
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Elizabeth and John say good-bye as John leaves to go to war. When the war ends, Elizabeth receives a telegram that John has been killed in action... Dir: Irving Pichel With: Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent Drama | Romance 104 mins.
18. Double Indemnity (1944) Double Indemnity (1944)
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An insurance rep lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 107 mins.
19. The Maltese Falcon (1941) The Maltese Falcon (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette. Dir: John Huston With: Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery 100 mins.
20. Fort Apache (1948) Fort Apache (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
At Fort Apache, an honorable and veteran war captain finds conflict when his regime is placed under the command of a young, glory hungry lieutenant colonel with no respect for the local Indian tribe. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple Western 125 mins.
21. Bambi (1942) Bambi (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The story of a young deer growing up in the forest after his mother is shot by hunters. Dir: James Algar, Samuel Armstrong With: Hardie Albright, Stan Alexander, Bobette Audrey Animation | Drama | Family 70 mins.
22. Rebecca (1940) Rebecca (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders Mystery | Thriller 130 mins.
23. Homecoming (1948) Homecoming (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Self-absorbed Dr. Lee Johnson enlists with the Army medical corps during World War II, more out of a... Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Clark Gable, Lana Turner, Anne Baxter Drama | Romance | War 113 mins.
24. Key Largo (1948) Key Largo (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A man visits his old friend's hotel and finds a gangster running things. As a hurricane approaches, the two end up confronting each other. Dir: John Huston With: Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Lauren Bacall Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 100 mins.
25. Fantasia (1940) Fantasia (1940)
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A collection of animated interpretations of great works of Western classical music. Dir: Norman Ferguson With: Leopold Stokowski, Deems Taylor, Corey Burton Animation | Family | Fantasy | Music 125 mins.
26. Jungle Book (1942) Jungle Book (1942)
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A boy raised by wolves tries to adapt to human village life. Dir: Zoltan Korda With: Sabu, Joseph Calleia, John Qualen Action | Adventure | Family 108 mins.
27. Skylark (1941) Skylark (1941)
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As her fifth wedding anniversary approaches, a woman realizes that she is fed up with always coming in second to her husband's advertising business... Dir: Mark Sandrich With: Claudette Colbert, Ray Milland, Brian Aherne Comedy | Romance 92 mins.
28. Pinocchio (1940) Pinocchio (1940)
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A living puppet, with the help of a cricket as his conscience, must prove himself worthy to become a real boy. Dir: Norman Ferguson, T. Hee With: Dickie Jones, Christian Rub, Mel Blanc Animation | Family | Fantasy | Musical 88 mins.
29. Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble (1944) 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... Dir: George B. Seitz With: Lewis Stone, Mickey Rooney, Fay Holden Comedy | Romance 107 mins.
30. The Letter (1940) The Letter (1940)
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The wife of a rubber plantation administrator shoots a man to death and claims it was self-defense; a letter in her own hand may prove her undoing. Dir: William Wyler With: Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery 95 mins.
31. The Moon and Sixpence (1942) The Moon and Sixpence (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Loosely inspired from Gauguin's life, the story of Charles Strickland, a middle-aged stockbrocker who abandons his middle-classed life... Dir: Albert Lewin With: George Sanders, Herbert Marshall, Doris Dudley Drama 89 mins.
32. The Grapes of Wrath (1940) The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A poor Midwest family is forced off of their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression. Dir: John Ford With: Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine Drama 129 mins.
33. Bicycle Thieves (1948) Bicycle Thieves (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A man and his son search for a stolen bicycle vital for his job. Dir: Vittorio De Sica With: Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola, Lianella Carell Drama 93 mins.
34. Rope (1948) Rope (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: James Stewart, John Dall, Farley Granger Crime | Drama | Thriller 80 mins.
35. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Fred Dobbs and Bob Curtin, two Americans searching for work in Mexico, convince an old prospector to help them mine for gold in the Sierra Madre Mountains. Dir: John Huston With: Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt Action | Adventure | Drama | Western 126 mins.
36. Notorious (1946) Notorious (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A woman is asked to spy on a group of Nazi friends in South America. How far will she have to go to ingratiate herself with them? Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Claude Rains Drama | Film-Noir | Romance | Thriller 101 mins.
37. The Philadelphia Story (1940) The Philadelphia Story (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself. Dir: George Cukor With: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart Comedy | Romance 112 mins.
38. Spitfire (1942) Spitfire (1942)
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By the late 1920's aircraft designer R.J. Mitchell feels he has achieved all he wants with his revolutionary mono-planes winning trophy after trophy... Dir: Leslie Howard With: Leslie Howard, David Niven, Rosamund John Biography | Drama | War 118 mins.
39. Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943) Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Larry Talbot chips Frankenstein's monster out of a block of ice. When Talbot changes to the Wolf Man, the two creatures do battle. Dir: Roy William Neill With: Ilona Massey, Patric Knowles, Lionel Atwill Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi 74 mins.
40. Without Reservations (1946) Without Reservations (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Kit Madden is traveling to Hollywood, where her best-selling novel is to be filmed. Aboard the train... Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Claudette Colbert, John Wayne, Don DeFore Comedy | Romance 107 mins.
41. Two Smart People (1946) Two Smart People (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director Jules Dassin (Night and the City) combines the best of film noir, crime caper and romance in this little gem starring Lucille Ball, John Hodiak and Lloyd Nolan. Dir: Jules Dassin With: Lucille Ball, John Hodiak, Lloyd Nolan Crime | Drama | Romance 93 mins.
42. Miracle on 34th Street (1947) Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
When a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing. Dir: George Seaton With: Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O'Hara, John Payne Comedy | Drama | Family | Fantasy 96 mins.
43. Arsenic and Old Lace (1944) 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. Dir: Frank Capra With: Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey Comedy | Crime 118 mins.
44. Boom Town (1940) Boom Town (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two buddies who rise from fly-by-night wildcatters to oil tycoons over a twenty year period both love the same woman. Dir: Jack Conway With: Clark Gable, Spencer Tracy, Claudette Colbert Adventure | Drama | Romance | Western 119 mins.
45. The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Three WWII veterans return home to small-town America to discover that they and their families have been irreparably changed. Dir: William Wyler With: Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Myrna Loy Drama | Romance | War 172 mins.
46. Samson and Delilah (1949) Samson and Delilah (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret. Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature, George Sanders Adventure | Drama | History | Romance 131 mins.
47. Gilda (1946) Gilda (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The sinister boss of a South American casino finds that his right-hand man Johnny and his sensuous new wife Gilda already know each other. Dir: Charles Vidor With: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, George Macready Drama | Film-Noir | Romance | Thriller 110 mins.
48. Song of the South (1946) Song of the South (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The kindly story-teller Uncle Remus tells a young boy stories about trickster Br'er Rabbit, who outwits Br'er Fox and slow-witted Br'er Bear. Dir: Harve Foster, Wilfred Jackson With: Ruth Warrick, Bobby Driscoll, James Baskett Animation | Family | Music 94 mins.
49. Laura (1944) 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. Dir: Otto Preminger With: Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, Clifton Webb Film-Noir | Mystery | Romance 88 mins.
50. His Girl Friday (1940) His Girl Friday (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying. Dir: Howard Hawks With: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy Comedy | Drama | Romance 92 mins.
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