Top 1940 movies(based on popularity,ratings,box office)

The Great Dictator movie poster
1. The Great Dictator

Year:1940,Director:Charles Chaplin
Cast:Jack Oakie, Billy Gilbert, Henry Daniell, Reginald Gardiner, Charles Chaplin, Grace Hayle
Language:English
Category:Drama, Comedy
The Philadelphia Story movie poster
2. The Philadelphia Story

Year:1940,Director:George Cukor
Cast:James Stewart, Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, Roland Young, John Howard, Ruth Hussey
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Romantic
The Grapes of Wrath movie poster
3. The Grapes of Wrath

Year:1940,Director:John Ford
Cast:John Carradine, Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, Russell Simpson, Charley Grapewin, O.Z. Whitehead
Language:English
Category:Drama
Rebecca movie poster
4. Rebecca

Year:1940,Director:Alfred Hitchcock
Cast:George Sanders, Nigel Bruce, Reginald Denny, Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, Judith Anderson
Language:English
Category:Drama, Romantic
His Girl Friday movie poster
5. His Girl Friday

Year:1940,Director:Howard Hawks
Cast:Cary Grant, Gene Lockhart, Ralph Bellamy, Rosalind Russell, Cliff Edwards, Ernest Truex
Language:English
Category:Drama, Comedy
The Shop Around the Corner movie poster
6. The Shop Around the Corner

Year:1940,Director:Ernst Lubitsch
Cast:James Stewart, Frank Morgan, Joseph Schildkraut, Felix Bressart, Margaret Sullavan, William Tracy
Language:English
Category:Drama, Comedy
Fantasia movie poster
7. Fantasia

Year:1940,Director:Hamilton Luske, Wilfred Jackson
Cast:Corey Burton, Leopold Stokowski, James MacDonald, Deems Taylor, Walt Disney, Paul J. Smith
Language:English
Category:Family, Fantasy
Foreign Correspondent movie poster
8. Foreign Correspondent

Year:1940,Director:Alfred Hitchcock
Cast:George Sanders, Joel McCrea, Herbert Marshall, Laraine Day, Robert Benchley, Albert Bassermann
Language:English
Category:Romantic, Thriller
Pinocchio movie poster
9. Pinocchio

Year:1940,Director:Hamilton Luske, Wilfred Jackson
Cast:Walter Catlett, Frankie Darro, Cliff Edwards, Don Brodie, Mel Blanc, Marion Darlington
Language:English
Category:Drama, Adventure
The Thief of Bagdad movie poster
10. The Thief of Bagdad

Year:1940,Director:Michael Powell, Tim Whelan
Cast:Miles Malleson, Conrad Veidt, Sabu, Rex Ingram, John Justin, June Duprez
Language:English
Category:Adventure, Family
The Letter movie poster
11. The Letter

Year:1940,Director:William Wyler
Cast:Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, Gale Sondergaard, Frieda Inescort, James Stephenson, Bruce Lester
Language:English
Category:Drama, Crime
The Sea Hawk movie poster
12. The Sea Hawk

Year:1940,Director:Michael Curtiz
Cast:Alan Hale, Donald Crisp, Claude Rains, Errol Flynn, Flora Robson, Brenda Marshall
Language:English
Category:Romantic, Action
The Mark of Zorro movie poster
13. The Mark of Zorro

Year:1940,Director:Rouben Mamoulian
Cast:Eugene Pallette, Basil Rathbone, Tyrone Power, J. Edward Bromberg, Linda Darnell, Gale Sondergaard
Language:English
Category:Romantic, Action
Waterloo Bridge movie poster
14. Waterloo Bridge

Year:1940,Director:Mervyn LeRoy
Cast:C. Aubrey Smith, Robert Taylor, Virginia Field, Lucile Watson, Vivien Leigh, Maria Ouspenskaya
Language:English
Category:Drama, Romantic
The Mortal Storm movie poster
15. The Mortal Storm

Year:1940,Director:Frank Borzage
Cast:James Stewart, Robert Young, Frank Morgan, Bonita Granville, Robert Stack, Margaret Sullavan
Language:English
Category:Drama
Pride and Prejudice movie poster
16. Pride and Prejudice

Year:1940,Director:Robert Z. Leonard
Cast:E.E. Clive, Greer Garson, Edward Ashley, May Beatty, Marten Lamont, Marjorie Wood
Language:English
Category:Drama, Romantic
My Favorite Wife movie poster
17. My Favorite Wife

Year:1940,Director:Garson Kanin
Cast:Randolph Scott, Cary Grant, Irene Dunne, Gail Patrick, Scotty Beckett, Ann Shoemaker
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Romantic
The Bank Dick movie poster
18. The Bank Dick

Year:1940,Director:Edward F. Cline
Cast:Franklin Pangborn, Una Merkel, Jessie Ralph, Cora Witherspoon, W.C. Fields, Evelyn Del Rio
Language:English
Category:Comedy
They Drive by Night movie poster
19. They Drive by Night

Year:1940,Director:Raoul Walsh
Cast:Alan Hale, Humphrey Bogart, George Raft, Roscoe Karns, Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino
Language:English
Category:Drama, Thriller
The Westerner movie poster
20. The Westerner

Year:1940,Director:William Wyler
Cast:Walter Brennan, Gary Cooper, Forrest Tucker, Lilian Bond, Fred Stone, Doris Davenport
Language:English
Category:Drama, Romantic
Remember the Night movie poster
21. Remember the Night

Year:1940,Director:Mitchell Leisen
Cast:Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray, Willard Robertson, Elizabeth Patterson, Beulah Bondi, Sterling Holloway
Language:English
Category:Drama, Comedy
All This, and Heaven Too movie poster
22. All This, and Heaven Too

Year:1940,Director:Anatole Litvak
Cast:Bette Davis, Charles Boyer, Virginia Weidler, Helen Westley, Jeffrey Lynn, Barbara O'Neil
Language:English
Category:Drama, Romantic
The Great McGinty movie poster
23. The Great McGinty

Year:1940,Director:Preston Sturges
Cast:Akim Tamiroff, William Demarest, Brian Donlevy, Arthur Hoyt, Allyn Joslyn, Muriel Angelus
Language:English
Category:Comedy
Christmas in July movie poster
24. Christmas in July

Year:1940,Director:Preston Sturges
Cast:William Demarest, Raymond Walburn, Dick Powell, Ellen Drew, Ernest Truex, Alexander Carr
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Romantic
Gaslight movie poster
25. Gaslight

Year:1940,Director:Thorold Dickinson
Cast:Robert Newton, Anton Walbrook, Frank Pettingell, Diana Wynyard, Minnie Rayner, Cathleen Cordell
Language:English
Category:Thriller, Mystery
Charter Pilot movie poster
26. Charter Pilot

Year:1940,Director:Eugene Forde
Cast:Hobart Cavanaugh, Lloyd Nolan, Lynn Bari, George Montgomery, Henry Victor, Arleen Whelan
Language:English
Category:Adventure
A Chump at Oxford movie poster
27. A Chump at Oxford

Year:1940,Director:Alfred J. Goulding
Cast:Forrester Harvey, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Wilfred Lucas, Forbes Murray, Frank Baker
Language:English
Category:Comedy
Night Train to Munich movie poster
28. Night Train to Munich

Year:1940,Director:Carol Reed
Cast:Rex Harrison, Paul Henreid, Margaret Lockwood, Basil Radford, Naunton Wayne, James Harcourt
Language:English
Category:Thriller, War
I Love You Again movie poster
29. I Love You Again

Year:1940,Director:W.S. Van Dyke
Cast:Frank McHugh, Myrna Loy, William Powell, Nella Walker, Edmund Lowe, Donald Douglas
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Romantic
The Ghost Breakers movie poster
30. The Ghost Breakers

Year:1940,Director:George Marshall
Cast:Paul Lukas, Bob Hope, Pedro de Cordoba, Richard Carlson, Willie Best, Paulette Goddard
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Horror
City for Conquest movie poster
31. City for Conquest

Year:1940,Director:Jean Negulesco, Anatole Litvak
Cast:Frank McHugh, Donald Crisp, James Cagney, Arthur Kennedy, Ann Sheridan, Frank Craven
Language:English
Category:Drama, Crime
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32. 'Northwest Passage' (Book I -- Rogers' Rangers)

Year:1940,Director:W.S. Van Dyke, Jack Conway
Cast:Walter Brennan, Spencer Tracy, Robert Young, Nat Pendleton, Ruth Hussey, Louis Hector
Language:English
Category:Drama, Romantic
The Long Voyage Home movie poster
33. The Long Voyage Home

Year:1940,Director:John Ford
Cast:John Wayne, Ward Bond, Thomas Mitchell, Ian Hunter, Barry Fitzgerald, Wilfrid Lawson
Language:English
Category:Drama, War
Road to Singapore movie poster
34. Road to Singapore

Year:1940,Director:Victor Schertzinger
Cast:Anthony Quinn, Charles Coburn, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Judith Barrett
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Romantic
Ahí está el detalle (You\
35. Ahí está el detalle (You're Missing the Point)

Year:1940,Director:Juan Bustillo Oro
Cast:Cantinflas, Sara García, Manuel Noriega, Joaquín Pardavé, Dolores Camarillo, Sofía Álvarez
Language:Spanish
Category:Comedy
Abe Lincoln in Illinois movie poster
36. Abe Lincoln in Illinois

Year:1940,Director:John Cromwell
Cast:Gene Lockhart, Minor Watson, Raymond Massey, Alan Baxter, Ruth Gordon, Mary Howard
Language:English
Category:Drama, History
Go West movie poster
37. Go West

Year:1940,Director:Edward Buzzell
Cast:John Carroll, Groucho Marx, Walter Woolf King, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Diana Lewis
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Musical
The Man Who Wouldn\
38. The Man Who Wouldn't Talk

Year:1940,Director:David Burton
Cast:Lloyd Nolan, Eric Blore, Onslow Stevens, Jean Rogers, Joan Valerie, Richard Clarke
Language:English
Category:Drama, Crime
Broadway Melody of 1940 movie poster
39. Broadway Melody of 1940

Year:1940,Director:Norman Taurog
Cast:Frank Morgan, Ian Hunter, Fred Astaire, George Murphy, Florence Rice, Eleanor Powell
Language:English
Category:Musical
Dr. Ehrlich\
40. Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet

Year:1940,Director:William Dieterle
Cast:Edward G. Robinson, Donald Crisp, Montagu Love, Otto Kruger, Maria Ouspenskaya, Ruth Gordon
Language:English
Category:Drama, Biography
Boom Town movie poster
41. Boom Town

Year:1940,Director:Jack Conway
Cast:Spencer Tracy, Frank Morgan, Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Lionel Atwill, Hedy Lamarr
Language:English
Category:Drama, Romantic
Charlie Chan\
42. Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise

Year:1940,Director:Eugene Forde
Cast:Don Beddoe, Sidney Toler, Lionel Atwill, Robert Lowery, Victor Sen Yung, Marjorie Weaver
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Thriller
Kitty Foyle movie poster
43. Kitty Foyle

Year:1940,Director:Sam Wood
Cast:Ginger Rogers, Eduardo Ciannelli, Dennis Morgan, James Craig, Gladys Cooper, Ernest Cossart
Language:English
Category:Drama, Romantic
Brother Orchid movie poster
44. Brother Orchid

Year:1940,Director:Lloyd Bacon
Cast:Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Allen Jenkins, Donald Crisp, Ralph Bellamy, Ann Sothern
Language:English
Category:Drama, Comedy
Stranger on the Third Floor movie poster
45. Stranger on the Third Floor

Year:1940,Director:Boris Ingster
Cast:Peter Lorre, Elisha Cook Jr., Charles Halton, Charles Waldron, John McGuire, Margaret Tallichet
Language:English
Category:Drama
46. High School

Year:1940,Director:George Nichols Jr.
Cast:Paul Harvey, Lloyd Corrigan, Cliff Edwards, Claire Du Brey, Jane Withers, Joe Brown Jr.
Language:English
Category:Drama
Charlie Chan in Panama movie poster
47. Charlie Chan in Panama

Year:1940,Director:Norman Foster
Cast:Sidney Toler, Lionel Atwill, Victor Sen Yung, Kane Richmond, Jean Rogers, Mary Nash
Language:English
Category:Drama, Comedy
My Little Chickadee movie poster
48. My Little Chickadee

Year:1940,Director:Edward F. Cline
Cast:Dick Foran, Ruth Donnelly, Joseph Calleia, Margaret Hamilton, W.C. Fields, Mae West
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Western
Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum movie poster
49. Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum

Year:1940,Director:Lynn Shores
Cast:Marc Lawrence, Sidney Toler, C. Henry Gordon, Victor Sen Yung, Marguerite Chapman, Joan Valerie
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Thriller
Murder Over New York movie poster
50. Murder Over New York

Year:1940,Director:Harry Lachman
Cast:Sidney Toler, Ricardo Cortez, Donald MacBride, Robert Lowery, Melville Cooper, Marjorie Weaver
Language:English
Category:Comedy, Thriller


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