Highest Rated Titles Released 1 January 1939 to 31 December 1941 With Milton R. Krasner

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1. The Bank Dick (1940)

Not Rated | 72 min | Comedy

7.3
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Henpecked Egbert Sousé has comic adventures as a substitute film director and unlikely bank guard.

Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: W.C. Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Evelyn Del Rio

Votes: 6,031

2. Buck Privates (1941)

Passed | 84 min | Comedy, Musical, War

7.3
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Two sidewalk salesman enlist in the army in order to avoid jail, only to find that their drill instructor is the police officer who tried having them imprisoned.

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lee Bowman, Jane Frazee

Votes: 3,624 | Gross: $4.00M

3. Too Many Blondes (1941)

60 min | Drama, Musical

7.3
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A man whose girlfriend turned him down and married another man tries to break up their marriage.

Director: Thornton Freeland | Stars: Rudy Vallee, Helen Parrish, Lon Chaney Jr., Jerome Cowan

Votes: 12

4. The House of the Seven Gables (1940)

Approved | 89 min | Drama, Thriller

7.2
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Fighting over an inheritance, one Pyncheon brother frames the other for murder.

Director: Joe May | Stars: George Sanders, Margaret Lindsay, Vincent Price, Dick Foran

Votes: 774

5. You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939)

Approved | 79 min | Comedy

7.2
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Larson E. Whipsnade runs a seedy circus which is perpetually in debt. His performers give him nothing but trouble, especially Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy. Meanwhile, Whipsnade's son ... See full summary »

Directors: George Marshall, Edward F. Cline | Stars: W.C. Fields, Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson

Votes: 1,413

6. Hired Wife (1940)

Approved | 96 min | Comedy

6.8
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Cement company CEO Stephen Dexter asks his secretary Kendall to marry him as a wife in name only, an arrangement made to protect his finances from an attempt at a hostile business takeover.... See full summary »

Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Rosalind Russell, Brian Aherne, Virginia Bruce, Robert Benchley

Votes: 308

7. I Stole a Million (1939)

Approved | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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A grizzled cabbie is scammed out of his life savings by a fake finance company. He tries to no avail to get police assistance.

Director: Frank Tuttle | Stars: George Raft, Claire Trevor, Dick Foran, Henry Armetta

Votes: 45

8. The House of Fear (1939)

Approved | 67 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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A detective goes undercover as a producer to investigate an actor's murder, which occurred during the performance of a play. The actor's body disappeared shortly after the crime, and his ... See full summary »

Director: Joe May | Stars: William Gargan, Irene Hervey, Dorothy Arnold, Alan Dinehart

Votes: 61

9. The Invisible Man Returns (1940)

Passed | 81 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.5
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The owner of a coal mining operation, falsely imprisoned for fratricide, takes a drug to make him invisible, despite its side effect: gradual madness.

Director: Joe May | Stars: Cedric Hardwicke, Vincent Price, Nan Grey, John Sutton

Votes: 2,779

10. The Lady from Cheyenne (1941)

Approved | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Western

6.5
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How a liberated teacher brought women's suffrage to Wyoming in 1869.

Director: Frank Lloyd | Stars: Loretta Young, Robert Preston, Edward Arnold, Frank Craven

Votes: 69

11. Trail of the Vigilantes (1940)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Western

6.5
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A reporter goes undercover to break up an outlaw gang.

Director: Allan Dwan | Stars: Franchot Tone, Warren William, Broderick Crawford, Andy Devine

Votes: 62

12. Missing Evidence (1939)

Approved | 64 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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A Government agent finds romance while investigating a fraudulent sweepstakes racket.

Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: Preston Foster, Irene Hervey, Inez Courtney, Chick Chandler

Votes: 6

13. The Family Next Door (1939)

Passed | 64 min | Comedy

6.1
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About a plumber (a Rodney Dangerfield type) and the misadventures of his family.

Director: Joseph Santley | Stars: Hugh Herbert, Joy Hodges, Eddie Quillan, Ruth Donnelly

Votes: 40

14. Zanzibar (1940)

Approved | 70 min | Adventure

5.9
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A beautiful young woman organizes an expedition to Africa to search for a sacred skull that is worshiped by the locals.

Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: Lola Lane, James Craig, Eduardo Ciannelli, Tom Fadden

Votes: 28

15. Paris Calling (1941)

Passed | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

5.7
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Marianne Jannetier, a well-to-do Parisian, engaged to Andre Benoit, a high-ranking government official, flees the city when the goose-stepping Nazi storm-troopers arrive. When her mother ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Elisabeth Bergner, Randolph Scott, Basil Rathbone, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 45

16. Private Affairs (1940)

Approved | 74 min | Romance, Comedy

5.7
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Amos Bullerton, son of an old Boston family, has chosen for twenty years to remain a "black sheep" rather than submit to the dictation of his staid family. Jane Bullerton, his daughter, ... See full summary »

Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: Nancy Kelly, Robert Cummings, Hugh Herbert, Roland Young

Votes: 11

17. This Woman Is Mine (1941)

Approved | 92 min | Adventure, Drama

5.7
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A girl stows away on a ship, and the antics begins.

Director: Frank Lloyd | Stars: Franchot Tone, John Carroll, Walter Brennan, Carol Bruce

Votes: 65

18. Diamond Frontier (1940)

Approved | 73 min | Adventure

5.6
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Story of the early days of the diamond-mining era in South Africa.

Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: Victor McLaglen, John Loder, Anne Nagel, Cecil Kellaway

Votes: 16

19. Bachelor Daddy (1941)

Approved | 61 min | Comedy

5.5
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The lives of three bachelors is disrupted when one of them is left with a baby.

Director: Harold Young | Stars: Baby Sandy, Edward Everett Horton, Donald Woods, Raymond Walburn

Votes: 6

20. Oh, Johnny, How You Can Love! (1940)

Passed | 63 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

5.4
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Johnny Sandham (Tom Brown), a traveling salesman for a department store, agrees, under duress after his truck forced her roadster of the road, to take "Kelly" Archer (Peggy Moran), a ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Tom Brown, Peggy Moran, Allen Jenkins, Donald Meek

Votes: 9

21. Man from Montreal (1939)

Approved | 61 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.3
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Clark Manning, a fur trapper, is false accused of stealing pelts from other trapper's traps and sets out, with the aid of a Royal Canadian Mounted Policeman, Constanle 'Bones" Blair, to clear his name and find the true thief.

Director: Christy Cabanne | Stars: Richard Arlen, Andy Devine, Anne Gwynne, Kay Sutton

Votes: 21

22. Ski Patrol (1940)

64 min | Adventure, Drama, War

4.3
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1939: Finnish reserve unit defends border, home-town in valley below, from Russian invaders who are excavating an explosives-laden tunnel under their mountaintop encampment.

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Philip Dorn, Luli Deste, Stanley Fields, Samuel S. Hinds

Votes: 179

23. Little Accident (1939)

65 min | Comedy

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A baby is passed from hand to hand after her father abandons her.

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Hugh Herbert, Florence Rice, Richard Carlson, Ernest Truex

24. Sandy Is a Lady (1940)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy

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Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Baby Sandy, Billy Lenhart, Kenneth Brown, Eugene Pallette



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