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1. 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.
2. It All Came True (1940) It All Came True (1940)
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After crooked nightclub owner Chips Maguire murders a police informant, he blackmails his piano player to allow him to stay at his eccentric mother's boarding house. Dir: Lewis Seiler With: Ann Sheridan, Humphrey Bogart, Jeffrey Lynn Comedy | Crime | Drama | Musical | Romance 97 mins.
3. Go West (1940) Go West (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The Marx Brothers come to the rescue in the Wild West when a young man, trying to settle an old family feud so he can marry the girl he loves, runs afoul of crooks. Dir: Edward Buzzell With: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx Comedy | Musical | Western United States-PASSED 80 mins.
4. Strike Up the Band (1940) Strike Up the Band (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Jimmy Connors and his girl-friend want to take part in Paul Whiteman's highschool's band contest, but they cannot afford the fare... Dir: Busby Berkeley With: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Paul Whiteman and Orchestra Comedy | Musical | Romance United States-PASSED 120 mins.
5. Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940) Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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 one of the people they lent money to gives him the name of his partner. Dir: Norman Taurog With: Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell, George Murphy Musical United States-PASSED 102 mins.
6. Down Argentine Way (1940) Down Argentine Way (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An American girl on vacation in Argentina falls for a wealthy racehorse owner. Dir: Irving Cummings With: Don Ameche, Betty Grable, Carmen Miranda Comedy | Drama | Musical | Romance | Sport 89 mins.
7. Road to Singapore (1940) Road to Singapore (1940)
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Bing Crosby and Bob Hope star in the first of the 'Road to' movies as two playboys trying to forget previous romances in Singapore - until they meet Dorothy Lamour. Dir: Victor Schertzinger With: Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour Comedy | Musical | Romance 85 mins.
8. Dance, Girl, Dance (1940) Dance, Girl, Dance (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Judy O'Brien is an aspiring ballerina in a dance troupe. Also in the company is Bubbles, a brash mantrap... Dir: Dorothy Arzner With: Maureen O'Hara, Louis Hayward, Lucille Ball Comedy | Drama | Musical 90 mins.
9. Too Many Girls (1940) Too Many Girls (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Mr Casey's daughter, Connie, wants to go to Pottawatomie College and without her knowledge he sends four football players as her bodyguards... Dir: George Abbott With: Lucille Ball, Richard Carlson, Ann Miller Comedy | Musical | Sport 85 mins.
10. Second Chorus (1940) Second Chorus (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
When perennial college students Danny O'Neill and Hank Taylor are forced to make it on their own, the competitive pair get jobs with Artie Shaw's band and reunite with ex-manager Ellen Miller. Dir: H.C. Potter With: Fred Astaire, Paulette Goddard, Artie Shaw Comedy | Romance | Musical 84 mins.
11. Irene (1940) Irene (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Sent by her employers on an errand to the home of the wealthy Mrs. Vincent, Irene O'Dare meets Don, a friend of Bob... Dir: Herbert Wilcox With: Anna Neagle, Ray Milland, Roland Young Comedy | Musical | Romance 101 mins.
12. Little Nellie Kelly (1940) Little Nellie Kelly (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Irish colleen Nellie is in love with handsome Jerry Kelly, even though her father objects. Nellie and... Dir: Norman Taurog With: Judy Garland, George Murphy, Charles Winninger Comedy | Family | Musical 98 mins.
13. Tin Pan Alley (1940) Tin Pan Alley (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Songwriters Calhoun and Harrigan get Katie and Lily Blane to introduce a new one. Lily goes to England... Dir: Walter Lang With: Alice Faye, Betty Grable, Jack Oakie Drama | Musical | Romance 94 mins.
14. New Moon (1940) New Moon (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Marianne de Beaumaniour is on her way to New Orleans from Paris to inspect the plantation she inherited from her uncle... Dir: Robert Z. Leonard With: Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, Mary Boland Musical | Romance | Adventure 105 mins.
15. No, No, Nanette (1940) No, No, Nanette (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Perky young Nanette attempts to save the marriage of her uncle and aunt by untangling Uncle Jimmy from several innocent but ensnaring flirtations... Dir: Herbert Wilcox With: Anna Neagle, Richard Carlson, Victor Mature Musical 96 mins.
16. Bitter Sweet (1940) Bitter Sweet (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
In order to avoid an arranged marriage with a man she doesn't love, Sarah Millick runs off to Vienna with her music teacher... Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, George Sanders Drama | Musical | Romance 94 mins.
17. Lillian Russell (1940) Lillian Russell (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Life story of the musical star from her discovery in 1890 by band leader Tony Pastor till her retirement in 1912 when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore. Dir: Irving Cummings With: Alice Faye, Don Ameche, Henry Fonda Biography | Drama | Musical 127 mins.
18. Band Waggon (1940) Band Waggon (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A plot involving spies in a haunted castle gives this team of celebrated British wireless comedians plenty of scope for laughs. Dir: Marcel Varnel With: Arthur Askey, Jack Hylton and His Band, Richard Murdoch Comedy | Musical 85 mins.
19. You'll Find Out (1940) You'll Find Out (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
The manager of Kay Kyser's band books them for a birthday party bash for an heiress at a spooky mansion, where sinister forces try to kill her. Dir: David Butler With: Kay Kyser, Peter Lorre, Boris Karloff Comedy | Horror | Musical | Mystery | Romance 97 mins.
20. It's a Date (1940) It's a Date (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An aspiring actress is offered the lead in a major new play, but discovers that her mother, a more seasoned performer, expects the same part. The situation is further complicated when they both become involved with the same man. Dir: William A. Seiter With: Deanna Durbin, Kay Francis, Walter Pidgeon Comedy | Musical | Romance 103 mins.
21. Buck Benny Rides Again (1940) Buck Benny Rides Again (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Jack Benny (as himself) tries to make good his fictitious boasts about roughing it in Nevada, in a spoof of Western cliches. Dir: Mark Sandrich With: Jack Benny, Ellen Drew, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson Comedy | Musical | Western 84 mins.
22. Music in My Heart (1940) Music in My Heart (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Rita Hayworth co-stars with famed recording artist Tony Martin in this musical comedy featuring the music of Andre Kostelanetz and his orchestra... Dir: Joseph Santley With: Tony Martin, Rita Hayworth, Edith Fellows Musical | Romance 70 mins.
23. Spring Parade (1940) Spring Parade (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In this light and lovely romantic musical, a Hungarian woman(Deanna Durbin) attends a Viennese fair and buys a card from a gypsy fortune teller... Dir: Henry Koster With: Deanna Durbin, Robert Cummings, Mischa Auer Comedy | Musical 89 mins.
24. The Boys from Syracuse (1940) The Boys from Syracuse (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The action takes place in Ephesus in ancient Asia Minor, and the story concerns the efforts of two boys from Syracuse... Dir: A. Edward Sutherland With: Allan Jones, Irene Hervey, Martha Raye Comedy | Musical 73 mins.
25. Two Girls on Broadway (1940) Two Girls on Broadway (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Eddie sells his song to a Broadway producer and also lands a job dancing in the musical. He sends for... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Lana Turner, Joan Blondell, George Murphy Musical | Romance 73 mins.
26. Rhythm on the River (1940) Rhythm on the River (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Popular songwriter Oliver Courtney has been getting by for years using one ghost writer for his music and another for his lyrics... Dir: Victor Schertzinger With: Bing Crosby, Mary Martin, Basil Rathbone Musical | Comedy 92 mins.
27. Love Thy Neighbor (1940) Love Thy Neighbor (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Jack Benny is preparing his New Year's Eve radio broadcast but takes time out to take his valet Rochester... Dir: Mark Sandrich With: Jack Benny, Fred Allen, Mary Martin Comedy | Musical 82 mins.
28. Operette (1940) Operette (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Dir: Willi Forst With: Willi Forst, Maria Holst, Dora Komar Musical 107 mins.
29. If I Had My Way (1940) If I Had My Way (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
When a fellow bridge builder is killed in an accident, two of his co-workers bring his now orphaned daughter to New York to be adopted by relatives. Dir: David Butler With: Bing Crosby, Gloria Jean, Charles Winninger Comedy | Musical 82 mins.
30. Scatterbrain (1940) Scatterbrain (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Eddie MacIntyre is a press agent, talent scout and right-hand man to J.R.Russell, Producer/Director of Perfection Pictures... Dir: Gus Meins With: Judy Canova, Alan Mowbray, Ruth Donnelly Comedy | Musical 73 mins.
31. To Hell with Hitler (1940) To Hell with Hitler (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Shortly after the start of World War II, a ukelele player (George) takes the wrong boat and finds himself in (still uninvaded) Norway... Dir: Marcel Varnel With: George Formby, Phyllis Calvert, Garry Marsh Comedy | Musical | War 82 mins.
32. Hullabaloo (1940) Hullabaloo (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A movie musical centered on merrily befogged Merriweather's attempt to restore his career - all while reuniting with his three children (from his three alimony-seeking ex-wives!). Dir: Edwin L. Marin With: Frank Morgan, Virginia Grey, Dan Dailey Comedy | Musical | Romance 78 mins.
33. The Milky Way (1940 Short Film) The Milky Way (1940 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The Three Little Kittens tie helium balloons to a basket and travel up to the Milky Way, which is filled with all the milk they can drink. Dir: Rudolf Ising With: Bernice Hansen Comedy | Animation | Fantasy | Musical 8 mins.
34. La Dolores (1940) La Dolores (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Dir: Florián Rey With: Concha Piquer, Manuel Luna, Ricardo Merino Drama | Musical 102 mins.
35. Hit Parade of 1941 (1940) Hit Parade of 1941 (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A small radio station is saved of getting bankrupt by a backer, who invests money for a TV equipment... Dir: John H. Auer With: Kenny Baker, Frances Langford, Hugh Herbert Comedy | Musical | Romance 88 mins.
36. Moulin Rouge (1940) Moulin Rouge (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Dir: André Hugon, Yves Mirande With: Lucien Baroux, René Dary, Annie France Musical 98 mins.
37. Song of the Islands (1940 Short Film) Song of the Islands (1940 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Dir: Henry D. Borg With: Delphne Kelli, The Music Maids, Lilly Padeken Musical 3 mins.
38. A Little Bit of Heaven (1940) A Little Bit of Heaven (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Dir: Andrew Marton With: Gloria Jean, Robert Stack, Hugh Herbert Musical 87 mins.
39. Her First Romance (1940) Her First Romance (1940)
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A rather plain coed Fellows and her beautiful sister Wells compete for the same man Evans. When Ladd thinks Evans is moving in on Linden he knocks him down, but things get straightened out. Dir: Edward Dmytryk With: Edith Fellows, Wilbur Evans, Julie Bishop Drama | Musical 77 mins.
40. Sing, Dance, Plenty Hot (1940) Sing, Dance, Plenty Hot (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Dir: Lew Landers With: Ruth Terry, Johnny Downs, Barbara Jo Allen Comedy | Musical | Romance 70 mins.
41. Wunschkonzert (1940) Wunschkonzert (1940)
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At the Olympic games in Berlin 1936 Inge Wagner falls in love with Luftwaffenleutnant (Airforce Lieutenant) Herbert Koch... Dir: Eduard von Borsody With: Hedwig Bleibtreu, Joachim Brennecke, Heinz Goedecke Musical | Romance | War 103 mins.
42. Le Danube bleu (1940) Le Danube bleu (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Anika is the most beautiful girl of her clan and has for pretenders the gypsy Sandor and the rich Féry... Dir: Emil E. Reinert, Alfred Rode With: Madeleine Sologne, José Noguéro, Marguerite Moreno Drama | Musical 84 mins.
43. Laugh It Off (1940) Laugh It Off (1940)
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As WWII begins, vaudeville entertainer Tommy Towers is called up to serve. He arranges a job for his girlfriend at the local pub. To keep morale up, his commanding officer orders him to perform for the troops. Dir: John Baxter, Wallace Orton With: Tommy Trinder, Jean Colin, Anthony Hulme Musical 78 mins.
44. Sunday Sinners (1940) Sunday Sinners (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Dir: Arthur Dreifuss With: Earl Sydnor, Norman Astwood, Edna Mae Harris Comedy | Drama | Musical 65 mins.
45. Kora Terry (1940) Kora Terry (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Dir: Georg Jacoby With: Marika Rökk, Will Quadflieg, Josef Sieber Drama | Musical 110 mins.
46. Spare a Copper (1940) Spare a Copper (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A brave wartime copper (policeman) becomes a hero when he thwarts a plot to destroy a battleship. But... Dir: John Paddy Carstairs With: George Formby, Dorothy Hyson, George Merritt Comedy | Musical 77 mins.
47. Monsieur Hector (1940) Monsieur Hector (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Dir: Maurice Cammage With: Fernandel, Denise Grey, Georges Grey Comedy | Musical 85 mins.
48. Youth Will Be Served (1940) Youth Will Be Served (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A southern girl (Withers) goes to a National Youth Association camp after her father goes to jail for bootlegging... Dir: Otto Brower With: Jane Withers, Jane Darwell, Joe Brown Jr. Musical 68 mins.
49. Varsity Vanities (1940 Short Film) Varsity Vanities (1940 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Dir: Larry Ceballos With: Buddy Pepper, Peggy Ryan, Dennett and Dae Musical 17 mins.
50. In the Times of Don Porfirio (1940) In the Times of Don Porfirio (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Dir: Juan Bustillo Oro With: Fernando Soler, Marina Tamayo, Emilio Tuero Musical | Comedy | Drama | Romance
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