National Film Registry

As of 12/14/2016

There are 21 comedy films in this list released in the 1940s.

  • Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
  • Adam's Rib
  • Dance, Girl, Dance
  • Down Argentine Way
  • Going My Way
  • Hail the Conquering Hero
  • His Girl Friday
  • Meet Me in St. Louis
  • Miracle on 34th Street
  • Road to Morocco
  • Sullivan's Travels
  • The Bank Dick
  • The Gang's All Here
  • The Great Dictator
  • The Lady Eve
  • The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek
  • The Philadelphia Story
  • The Shop Around the Corner
  • To Be or Not to Be
  • Woman of the Year
  • Ball of Fire