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. 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.
4. 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.
5. You Can't Get Away with Murder (1939) You Can't Get Away with Murder (1939)
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Youthful tough Johnny Stone has fallen under the influence of petty crook Frank Wilson, who involves him and robbery and murder using his sister's boyfriend's stolen gun. Dir: Lewis Seiler With: Humphrey Bogart, Gale Page, Billy Halop Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 79 mins.
6. 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 | Romance 117 mins.
7. Wuthering Heights (1939) Wuthering Heights (1939)
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A servant in the house of Wuthering Heights tells a traveler the unfortunate tale of lovers Cathy and Heathcliff. Dir: William Wyler With: Merle Oberon, Laurence Olivier, David Niven Drama | Romance 104 mins.
8. 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.
9. 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 United States-PASSED 110 mins.
10. The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939) The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate the legend of a supernatural hound, a beast that may be stalking a young heir on the fog-shrouded moorland that makes up his estate. Dir: Sidney Lanfield With: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Richard Greene Mystery | Thriller 80 mins.