Search results for "1939"
Sea Scouts

Sea Scouts

Sea Scouts
IMDb: 6.9
8

Donald is an admiral on a seagoing voyage with his nephews in which they encounter a ravenous shark.

Genre: Animation
Midnight

Midnight

Midnight
IMDb: 7.9
94

An unemployed showgirl poses as Hungarian royalty to infiltrate Parisian society.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Idiot’s Delight

Idiot’s Delight

Idiot’s Delight
IMDb: 6.5
107

A group of disparate travelers are caught are thrown together in a posh Alpine hotel when the borders are closed at the start of WWII.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Beach Picnic

Beach Picnic

Beach Picnic
IMDb: 6.7
8

Donald Duck is at the beach and tries to ride a rubber horse. He notices Pluto sleeping at the shore and decides to have some fun with him by sending…

Genre: Animation
Society Dog Show

Society Dog Show

Society Dog Show
IMDb: 6.9
8

Rather out of place at a swanky dog show, Pluto flirts with Fifi, a dainty Pekingese. The judge orders Mickey and Pluto to leave, but when a fire breaks out…

Invisible Stripes

Invisible Stripes

Invisible Stripes
IMDb: 6.7
81

A gangster is unable to go straight after returning home from prison.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Disputed Passage

Disputed Passage

Disputed Passage
IMDb: 6.5
87

A doctor’s medical studies are threatened by his infatuation with a Chinese girl. The girl returns to China, but complications ensue when she runs into him in Nanking during a…

Genre: Drama, War
Department Store

Department Store

Department Store
IMDb: 6.7
85

In a massive department store the driver romances the shopgirl. The problem is that the manager also has his eye on her, and some employees seem to be pilfering goods…

Genre: Drama
The Cisco Kid and the Lady

The Cisco Kid and the Lady

The Cisco Kid and the Lady
IMDb: 6.2
74

An orphan whose father has been killed by bandits inherits a mine. Cisco saves the mine and the child and also finds the child’s real mother.

Genre: Western
Juarez

Juarez

Juarez
IMDb: 7.1
125

The newly named emperor Maximilian and his wife Carolotta arrive in Mexico to face popular sentiment favoring Benito Juraez and democracy..

Swanee River

Swanee River

Swanee River
IMDb: N/A
84

Swanee River is a 1940 American biopic about Stephen Foster, a songwriter from Pittsburgh who falls in love with the South, marries a Southern girl, then is accused of sympathizing…

Genre: Drama, Music, Thriller
The Great Man Votes

The Great Man Votes

The Great Man Votes
IMDb: 6.7
72

In 1923, Gregory Vance, a widower with two children, is a former scholar who has turned from book-to-bottle. He works, slightly, as a night-watchman and his children, who know him…

Genre: Drama
Charlie Chan at Treasure Island

Charlie Chan at Treasure Island

Charlie Chan at Treasure Island
IMDb: 7.3
72

Charlie’s investigation of a phony psychic during the 1939 World Exposition on San Francisco’s Treasure Island leads him to expose a suicide as murder.

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Blackwell’s Island

Blackwell’s Island

Blackwell’s Island
IMDb: 6.1
71

A reporter gets himself sent to prison to expose a mobster.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Blackmail

Blackmail

Blackmail
IMDb: 6.8
81

A fugitive from a chain gang becomes an oil-well firefighter and meets the man who framed him.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Trouble Brewing

Trouble Brewing

Trouble Brewing
IMDb: 6.7
87

Ealing comedy starring music hall star George Formby. An eager newspaper reporter (Formby) goes undercover to expose a gang of counterfeiters. Posing as a wrestler and waiter in his investigative…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
IMDb: 7.4
85

Having once again avoided criminal conviction, Professor Moriarity develops a murderous plan to “finish off” his last major nemesis, Sherlock Holmes, by making him fail to prevent the perfect crime….

The Dark Eyes of London

The Dark Eyes of London

The Dark Eyes of London
IMDb: 5.8
76

Insurance agent-physician collects on policies of men murdered by a disfigured resident of the home for the blind where he acts as doctor-on-call.

Genre: Horror
Dodge City

Dodge City

Dodge City
IMDb: 7.1
104

In this epic Western, Wade Hatton, a wagon master turned sheriff, tames a cow town at the end of a railroad line.

Genre: Action, Western
Frontier Marshal

Frontier Marshal

Frontier Marshal
IMDb: 6.7
71

Wyatt Earp agrees to become marshal and establish order in Tombstone in this very romanticized version of the gunfight at the O.K. Corral.

Genre: Western
Intermezzo: A Love Story

Intermezzo: A Love Story

Intermezzo: A Love Story
IMDb: 6.7
70

A concert violinist becomes charmed with his daughter’s talented piano teacher. When he invites her to go on tour with him, they make beautiful music away from the concert hall…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Jesse James

Jesse James

Jesse James
IMDb: 7
106

After railroad agents forcibly evict the James family from their family farm, Jesse and Frank turn to banditry for revenge.

Made for Each Other

Made for Each Other

Made for Each Other
IMDb: 6.4
92

A couple struggle to find happiness after a whirlwind courtship.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Man of Conquest

Man of Conquest

Man of Conquest
IMDb: 6.3
105

The story of Sam Houston, hero of the Texas revolution, statesman, and first president of the Republic of Texas.

Genre: Drama, History
The Mikado

The Mikado

The Mikado
IMDb: 6.4
90

In a mythical Japan, Ko-Ko, a cheap tailor, has been appointed Lord High Executioner and must find someone to execute before the arrival of the ruling Mikado. He lights upon…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
New Frontier

New Frontier

New Frontier
IMDb: 5.7
57

The Three Mesquiteers convince a group of settlers to exchange their present property for some which, unbeknownst to our goodguys, is going to be worthless. They are captured before they…

Genre: Western
The Night Riders

The Night Riders

The Night Riders
IMDb: 6
56

Talbot uses a phony land grant to rule thirteen million acres, taxing everyone heavily and evicting those who won’t pay. The Three Mesquiteers becomes mysterious “night riders” to fight this…

Genre: History, Western
Ninotchka

Ninotchka

Ninotchka
IMDb: 7.9
110

A stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Poison Pen

Poison Pen

Poison Pen
IMDb: 6.7
79

The inhabitants of a peaceful village begin receiving mysterious hate mail penned by someone with malicious thoughts.

Genre: Drama
Son of Frankenstein

Son of Frankenstein

Son of Frankenstein
IMDb: 7.1
99

One of the sons of Frankenstein finds his father’s monster in a coma and revives him, only to find out he is controlled by Ygor who is bent on revenge.

Wyoming Outlaw

Wyoming Outlaw

Wyoming Outlaw
IMDb: 6.2
56

Will Parker has been destroyed by a local politician and now must steal to feed his family. He steals a steer from the Three Mesquiteers.

Genre: Western
The Outsider

The Outsider

The Outsider
IMDb: 5.4
91

A controversial osteopath sets out to cure the daughter of a famous surgeon – and falls in love with her in the process.

Genre: Drama
Artie Shaw’s Class in Swing

Artie Shaw’s Class in Swing

Artie Shaw’s Class in Swing
IMDb: 6.6
10

This film is less a typical musical short and more like an educational film. It consists of a narrator describing the music, composition and style of a big band.

Hoagy Carmichael

Hoagy Carmichael

Hoagy Carmichael
IMDb: 5.7
10

Short musical subject featuring the work of composer Hoagy Carmichael performed by him and featuring Jack Teagarden and his Orchestra, as well as vocalist Meredith Blake.

Genre: Music
Stanley and Livingstone

Stanley and Livingstone

Stanley and Livingstone
IMDb: 7
101

When American newspaperman and adventurer Henry M. Stanley comes back from the western Indian wars, his editor James Gordon Bennett sends him to Africa to find Dr. David Livingstone, the…

East Side of Heaven

East Side of Heaven

East Side of Heaven
IMDb: 6.4
88

A man finds himself the father, by proxy, of a ten-month-old baby and becomes involved in the turbulent lives of the child’s family.

Genre: Comedy, Family
Reno

Reno

Reno
IMDb: 5.7
73

A divorce lawyer prospers as a gambling tycoon.

Genre: Drama
The Face at the Window

The Face at the Window

The Face at the Window
IMDb: 6
70

In 1880, the criminal called The Face is responsible for a murderous rampage in France. When the Brisson Bank is robbed in Paris and the employee Michelle is murdered, the…

Genre: Drama, Horror
Fisherman’s Wharf

Fisherman’s Wharf

Fisherman’s Wharf
IMDb: 5.6
72

Carlo Roma and his foster-son, Toma, and their friend Beppo, are living a happy fisherman’s life in San Francisco until Carlo’s widowed sister-in-law, Stella, shows up with her brat-son, Rudolph,…

Nick Carter, Master Detective

Nick Carter, Master Detective

Nick Carter, Master Detective
IMDb: 6.2
59

Detective Nick Carter is brought in to foil spies at the Radex Airplane Factory, where a new fighter plane is under manufacture.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery