Favorite Films of the 1940s

I rated these 1940s films 9 or 10 out of 10.

His Girl Friday (Hawks, 1940)
Fantasia (Disney, 1940)
The Bank Dick (Cline, 1940)
The Great Dictator (Chaplin, 1940)
Rebecca (Hitchcock, 1940)
The Philadelphia Story (Cukor, 1940)
The Thief of Bagdad
(Berger, Powell & Whelan, 1940)
Citizen Kane (Welles, 1941)
The Maltese Falcon (Huston, 1941)
Sullivan’s Travels (Sturges, 1941)
The Lady Eve (Sturges, 1941)
Casablanca (Curtiz, 1942)
Random Harvest (LeRoy, 1942)
To Be or Not to Be (Lubitsch, 1942)
The Magnificent Ambersons (Welles, 1942)
Shadow of a Doubt (Hitchcock, 1943)
Ivan the Terrible, Part 1 (Eisenstein, 1944)
Meet Me in St. Louis (Minnelli, 1944)
To Have and Have Not (Hawks, 1944)
Double Indemnity (Wilder, 1944)
Children of Paradise (Carné, 1945)
Brief Encounter (Lean, 1945)
Mildred Pierce (Curtiz, 1945)
Rome, Open City (Rossellini, 1945)
Great Expectations (Lean, 1946)
The Big Sleep (Hawks, 1946)
It’s a Wonderful Life (Capra, 1946)
Notorious (Hitchcock, 1946)
The Killers (Siodmak, 1946)
My Darling Clementine (Ford, 1946)
The Best Years of Our Lives (Wyler, 1946)
Out of the Past (Tourneur, 1947)
Black Narcissus (Powell & Pressburger, 1947)
Bicycle Thieves (De Sica, 1948)
Fort Apache (Ford, 1948)
The Red Shoes (Powell & Pressburger, 1948)
Hamlet (Olivier, 1948)
Red River (Hawks, 1948)
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (Huston, 1948)
The Third Man (Reed, 1949)
Kind Hearts and Coronets (Hamer, 1949)
White Heat (Walsh, 1949)
All the King’s Men (Rossen, 1949)
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (Ford, 1949)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s