TheNextReel's Favorite Movies of the 1940s

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Casablanca 1942, 102 min.

Michael Curtiz     Starring: Humphrey BogartIngrid BergmanPaul Henreid

Based-on-Theatre    Drama    Romance

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Notorious 1946, 101 min.

Alfred Hitchcock     Starring: Cary GrantIngrid BergmanClaude Rains

Film Noir    Mystery    Political Thriller

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Scarlet Street 1945, 103 min.

Fritz Lang     Starring: Margaret LindsayJess BarkerDan Duryea

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

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Spellbound 1945, 111 min.

Alfred Hitchcock     Starring: Ingrid BergmanGregory PeckMichael Chekhov

Drama    Film Noir    Medical Drama

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Ministry of Fear 1944, 86 min.

Fritz Lang     Starring: Ray MillandMarjorie ReynoldsCarl Esmond

Drama    Film Noir    Mystery

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Kings Row 1942, 127 min.

Sam Wood     Starring: Ann SheridanRobert CummingsRonald Reagan

Americana    Drama    Family Drama

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Now, Voyager 1942, 117 min.

Irving Rapper     Starring: Claude RainsBonita GranvilleBette Davis

Drama    Melodrama    Romance

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The Bishop's Wife 1947, 109 min.

Henry Koster     Starring: Cary GrantJames GleasonLoretta Young

Comedy    Fantasy    Heavenly Comedy

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Detour 1945, 67 min.

Edgar G. Ulmer     Starring: Tom NealAnn SavageClaudia Drake

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

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