The Best Movies of the 1940s

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61

Saboteur 1942, 108 min.

Alfred Hitchcock     Starring: Priscilla LaneNorman LloydOtto Kruger

Chase Movie    Spy Film    Thriller

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66

The Postman Always Rings Twice 1946, 113 min.

Tay Garnett     Starring: Leon AmesCecil KellawayHume Cronyn

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

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Detour 1945, 67 min.

Edgar G. Ulmer     Starring: Tom NealAnn SavageClaudia Drake

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

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Scarlet Street 1945, 103 min.

Fritz Lang     Starring: Margaret LindsayJess BarkerDan Duryea

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

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74

High Sierra 1941, 100 min.

Raoul Walsh     Starring: Joan LeslieIda LupinoHumphrey Bogart

Caper    Crime Drama    Crime

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Dark Passage 1947, 106 min.

Delmer Daves     Starring: Humphrey BogartLauren BacallBruce Bennett

Film Noir    Mystery    Romance

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Meet John Doe 1941, 122 min.

Frank Capra     Starring: Gary CooperBarbara StanwyckEdward Arnold

Americana    Comedy Drama    Drama

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