TheNextReel's Favorite Movies of the 1940s

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Scarlet Street 1945, 103 min.

Fritz Lang     Starring: Margaret LindsayJess BarkerDan Duryea

Crime    Crime Drama    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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Key Largo 1948, 100 min.

John Huston     Starring: Lauren BacallLionel BarrymoreClaire Trevor

Crime Thriller    Crime    Film Noir

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Man Hunt 1941, 105 min.

Fritz Lang     Starring: Walter PidgeonJoan BennettGeorge Sanders

Adventure    Drama    Political Thriller

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