Tag: 1939

Trouble Brewing (1939) 6.7

Trouble Brewing (1939)

Storyline:George has won a lot of money at the races but he's paid with counterfeit money. He sets about tracking down the criminals himself.User Reviews: One of Formby's very best has George working in the printing d...

Across the Plains (1939) 5.6

Across the Plains (1939)

Storyline:Two young brothers are separated when their wagon train is attacked and their parents killed. One brother Cherokee is raised by Indians and the other, the Kansas Kid, by the outlaw gang leader Buff. Twenty y...

The Man in the Iron Mask (1939) 7.1

The Man in the Iron Mask (1939)

Storyline:D'Artagnan and the musketeers are the only ones who know of the existence of a twin brother, and Fouquet uses his influence to keep everyone silenced. The main story was changed by portraying Louis XIV as se...

The Face at the Window (1939) 6

The Face at the Window (1939)

Storyline:In 1880, the criminal called The Face is responsible for a murderous rampage in France. When the Brisson Bank is robbed in Paris and the employee Michelle is murdered, the wealthy Chevalier Lucio del Gardo i...

Desperate Trails (1939) 6.3

Desperate Trails (1939)

Storyline:Following 1939's "The Phantom Stage", the last of 12 series westerns made at Universal by Trem Carr and Paul Malvern starring Bob Baker, Universal kicked off a new series of six starring their new series-sig...

The Story of a Great Enemy (1939) 5.9

The Story of a Great Enemy (1939)

Storyline:The army's effort to capture Apache chief Geronimo, who is leading a band of warriors on a rampage of raiding and murder, is hampered by a feud between two officers--who are father and son.User Reviews: Alth...

Three Smart Girls Grow Up (1939) 6.8

Three Smart Girls Grow Up (1939)

Storyline:Now that their parents are back together, the Craig girls think life is going to be easy. It is, until Kay falls in love with Joan's fiance! Complications arise when youngest sister Penny tries to find Joan ...

The Arsenal Stadium Mystery (1939) 6.3

The Arsenal Stadium Mystery (1939)

Storyline:During a charity soccer match between top professional side Arsenal and touring amateur side Trojans, the Trojan's new star player collapses. When he dies, Inspector Slade of Scotland Yard is called in and d...

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939) 7.9

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939)

Storyline:An old classics teacher looks back over his long career, remembering pupils and colleagues, and above all the idyllic courtship and marriage that transformed his life. Written by David Levene...

Beau Geste (1939) 7.6

Beau Geste (1939)

Storyline:Beau, John, and Digby Geste are three inseparable, adventurous brothers who haven been adopted into the wealthy household of Lady Brandon. When money in the uppercrust household grows tight, Lady Brandon is ...

The Old Maid (1939) 7.6

The Old Maid (1939)

Storyline:After a two-year absence, Clem Spender returns home on the very day that his former fiancée, Delia, is marrying another man. Clem enlists in the Union army and dies on the battlefield, but not before finding...

The Rules of the Game (1939) 8

The Rules of the Game (1939)

Storyline:On the brink of WWII, the record-breaking aviator, André Jurieux, safely lands at a small airport crammed with reporters, only to come face to face with his worst fear: the object of his desire, Christine--a...

Destry Rides Again (1939) 7.7

Destry Rides Again (1939)

Storyline:Kent, the unscrupulous boss of Bottleneck has Sheriff Keogh killed when he asks one too many questions about a rigged poker game that gives Kent a stranglehold over the local cattle rangers. The mayor, who i...

Three Texas Steers (1939) 5.4

Three Texas Steers (1939)

Storyline:Nancy Evans, lovely circus owner, has a ranch that she's never visited, but for sentimental reasons won't sell to Mike Abbott. Her partners, secretly in league with Abbott, sabotage the circus to force Nancy...

La Fin du Jour (1939) 6.2

La Fin du Jour (1939)

Storyline:Aged penniless actors are living in a old people's home. They always talk about their past glory or failures. One day Raphael Saint-Clair comes; he has been a famous actor and had a lot of love affairs. Pass...

Poison Pen (1939) 6.7

Poison Pen (1939)

Storyline:A small, sedate British village is shocked when its residents begin receiving hate-filled diatribes, known as User Reviews:

Tower of London (1939) 5.6

Tower of London (1939)

Storyline:In the 15th century Richard Duke of Gloucester, aided by his club-footed executioner Mord, eliminates those ahead of him in succession to the throne, then occupied by his brother King Edward IV of England. A...

The Four Feathers (1939) 7.4

The Four Feathers (1939)

Storyline:A disgraced officer risks his life to help his childhood friends in battle.User Reviews: I have been a coward and I wasn’t happy.rnrnThe best cinematic treatment of A.E.W. Mason’s novel is here, a rousing an...

Dead Eyes of London (1939) 5.8

Dead Eyes of London (1939)

Storyline:Insurance agent-physician collects on policies of men murdered by a disfigured resident of the home for the blind where he acts as doctor-on-call.User Reviews:

Bachelor Mother (1939) 6.5

Bachelor Mother (1939)

Storyline:Polly Parrish, a clerk at Merlin's Department Store, is mistakenly presumed to be the mother of a foundling. Outraged at Polly's unmotherly conduct, David Merlin becomes determined to keep the single woman a...

The Little Princess (1939) 7.1

The Little Princess (1939)

Storyline:The classic Shirley Temple film in which a little girl goes in search of her father who is reported missing by the military during the Second Boer War.User Reviews:

The Roaring Twenties (1939) 7.5

The Roaring Twenties (1939)

Storyline:After World War I, Armistice Lloyd Hart goes back to practice law, former saloon keeper George Hally turns to bootlegging, and out-of-work Eddie Bartlett becomes a cab driver. Eddie builds a fleet of cabs th...

Wings of the Navy (1939) 7.0

Wings of the Navy (1939)

Storyline:Jerry tries to out compete his older brother Cass, a lieutenant Naval aviator. Cass is both tough on and protective of his brother, but Jerry can give it right back.User Reviews:

Fangs of the Wild (1939) 5.0

Fangs of the Wild (1939)

Storyline:Foxes are disappearing from fox farms.User Reviews: