Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1939

1. The Wizard of Oz (1939) The Wizard of Oz (1939)
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Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home. Dir: Victor Fleming With: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Musical 102 mins.
2. Gone with the Wind (1939) Gone with the Wind (1939)
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A manipulative Southern belle carries on a turbulent affair with a blockade runner during the American Civil War. Dir: Victor Fleming With: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell Drama | Romance | War 238 mins.
3. Ninotchka (1939) Ninotchka (1939)
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A stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest. Dir: Ernst Lubitsch With: Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, Ina Claire Comedy | Romance 110 mins.
4. Stagecoach (1939) Stagecoach (1939)
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A group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo and learn something about each other in the process. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Andy Devine Adventure | Western 96 mins.
5. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
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A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the US Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down. Dir: Frank Capra With: James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains Drama 129 mins.
6. Society Lawyer (1939) Society Lawyer (1939)
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Society lawyer Christopher Durant agrees to defend his friend Phil Siddall when Siddall is arrested for the murder of an ex-girlfriend... Dir: Edwin L. Marin With: Walter Pidgeon, Virginia Bruce, Leo Carrillo Drama | Music | Mystery | Romance 77 mins.
7. The Women (1939) The Women (1939)
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A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women. Dir: George Cukor With: Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell Comedy | Drama 133 mins.
8. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939) The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)
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In 15th century France, a gypsy girl is framed for murder by the infatuated Chief Justice, and only the deformed bellringer of Notre Dame Cathedral can save her. Dir: William Dieterle With: Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara, Cedric Hardwicke Drama | Horror | Romance 117 mins.
9. Stronger Than Desire (1939) Stronger Than Desire (1939)
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Wealthy socialite Elizabeth Flagg is courted by persistent Michael McLain, despite her protests that she is a married woman... Dir: Leslie Fenton With: Virginia Bruce, Walter Pidgeon, Lee Bowman Drama United States-PASSED 78 mins.
10. Dancing Co-Ed (1939) Dancing Co-Ed (1939)
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Right before the dancing Tobius' ought to film a new production, his wife tells Freddy Tobius that she's pregnant... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Lana Turner, Richard Carlson, Artie Shaw and His Orchestra Comedy | Romance United States-PASSED 84 mins.