• To Be or Not To Be To Be or Not To Be
  • Monsieur Verdoux Monsieur Verdoux
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • The Magnificent Ambersons The Magnificent Ambersons
  • Sullivan's Travels Sullivan's Travels

Top 25 Films of the 1940s

Sam Goode

Sam Goode 25 films

Top Five Directors of the Decade

1. Alfred Hitchcock
2. Orson Welles
3. Ernst Lubitsch
4. Charle Chaplin
5. Preston…

  • Kind Hearts and Coronets Kind Hearts and Coronets
  • The Third Man The Third Man
  • White Heat White Heat
  • On the Town On the Town
  • Adam's Rib Adam's Rib
  • A Matter of Life and Death A Matter of Life and Death
  • Fantasia Fantasia
  • Pinocchio Pinocchio
  • The Lady Eve The Lady Eve
  • The Third Man The Third Man
  • Rope Rope
  • Double Indemnity Double Indemnity
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • It's a Wonderful Life It's a Wonderful Life
  • Casablanca Casablanca

Favourites: 1940s

Darrell Mather

Darrell Mather 20 films

Need To See: The Grapes of Wrath, The Bicycle Thief, The Red Shoes, Beauty and the Beast, My Darling Clementine,…

  • A Trip to the Moon A Trip to the Moon
  • The Great Train Robbery The Great Train Robbery
  • The Birth of a Nation The Birth of a Nation
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Greed Greed

Film Class

Michael M.

Michael M. 31 films

These are the movies I watched in some college film classes in the late-90s. The courses were History of Cinema…

  • Double Indemnity Double Indemnity
  • The Killing The Killing
  • The Asphalt Jungle The Asphalt Jungle
  • Strangers on a Train Strangers on a Train
  • The Maltese Falcon The Maltese Falcon
  • Brief Encounter Brief Encounter
  • Scarlet Street Scarlet Street
  • Children of Paradise Children of Paradise
  • Spellbound Spellbound
  • Rome, Open City Rome, Open City
  • The Lady from Shanghai The Lady from Shanghai
  • Brighton Rock Brighton Rock
  • It Happened on Fifth Avenue It Happened on Fifth Avenue
  • Dead Reckoning Dead Reckoning
  • Out of the Past Out of the Past
  • Casablanca Casablanca
  • This Gun for Hire This Gun for Hire
  • The Glass Key The Glass Key
  • Moontide Moontide
  • Street of Chance Street of Chance

1942: Best to Worst

Everything I've seen from 1/1/2012 onwards.

  • Double Indemnity Double Indemnity
  • Laura Laura
  • Murder, My Sweet Murder, My Sweet
  • The Lodger The Lodger
  • Dark Waters Dark Waters

1944: Best to Worst

Everything I've seen from 1/1/2012 onwards.

  • Magnolia Magnolia
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Apocalypse Now Apocalypse Now
  • The Shining The Shining
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Alex's Top 100 Films

Alex

Alex 100 films 3

This used to be a Top 75, which actually used to be a Top 50.

  • Casablanca Casablanca
  • Yankee Doodle Dandy Yankee Doodle Dandy
  • To Be or Not To Be To Be or Not To Be
  • The Talk of the Town The Talk of the Town
  • Holiday Inn Holiday Inn