Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1945

1. Mildred Pierce (1945) Mildred Pierce (1945)
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After her cheating husband leaves her, Mildred Pierce proves she can become independent and successful, but cannot seem to win the approval of her spoiled daughter. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Romance 111 mins.
2. The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)
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A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to all. Dir: Albert Lewin With: George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Donna Reed Drama | Fantasy | Horror | Romance | Thriller 110 mins.
3. Spellbound (1945) Spellbound (1945)
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A psychiatrist protects the identity of an amnesia patient accused of murder while attempting to recover his memory. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck, Michael Chekhov Film-Noir | Mystery | Romance | Thriller 111 mins.
4. And Then There Were None (1945) And Then There Were None (1945)
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Based on a novel and subsequent stage play by Agatha Christie; ten people are invited to an isolated island, only to be killed one-by-one. Could one of them be the killer? Dir: René Clair With: Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston, Louis Hayward Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 97 mins.
5. Brief Encounter (1945) Brief Encounter (1945)
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Meeting a stranger in a railway station, a woman is tempted to cheat on her husband. Dir: David Lean With: Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway Drama | Romance 86 mins.
6. The Lost Weekend (1945) The Lost Weekend (1945)
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The desperate life of a chronic alcoholic is followed through a four day drinking bout. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Ray Milland, Jane Wyman, Phillip Terry Drama United States-PASSED 101 mins.
7. They Were Expendable (1945) They Were Expendable (1945)
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A dramatized account of the role of the American PT Boats in the defense of the Philippines in World War II. Dir: John Ford With: Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed Drama | War United States-PASSED 135 mins.
8. Anchors Aweigh (1945) Anchors Aweigh (1945)
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Two sailors, one naive, the other experienced in the ways of the world, on liberty in Los Angeles, is the setting for this movie musical. Dir: George Sidney With: Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson, Gene Kelly Comedy | Fantasy | Musical | Romance United States-PASSED 143 mins.
9. Leave Her to Heaven (1945) Leave Her to Heaven (1945)
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A writer meets a young socialite on board a train. The two fall in love and are married soon after, but her obsessive love for him threatens to be the undoing of both them and everyone else around them. Dir: John M. Stahl With: Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 110 mins.
10. Caesar and Cleopatra (1945) Caesar and Cleopatra (1945)
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Cleopatra hasn't been on the throne of the pharoahs of Egypt very long when Julius Caesar pays a visit... Dir: Gabriel Pascal With: Claude Rains, Vivien Leigh, Stewart Granger Biography | Comedy | Drama | History | Romance | War 138 mins.