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Top Films of the 1940s (#101-154)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
101 Tight Little Island 1949 Alexander Mackendrick 1384
102 Listen to Britain 1942 Humphrey Jennings and Stewart McAllister 1426
103 The Heiress 1949 William Wyler 1427
104 Germany, Year Zero 1948 Roberto Rossellini 1449
105 Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein 1948 Charles Barton 1484
106 A Canterbury Tale 1944 Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger 1509
107 Oliver Twist 1948 David Lean 1516
108 Twelve O'Clock High 1949 Henry King 1526
109 The Ghost and Mrs. Muir 1947 Joseph L. Mankiewicz 1528
110 Foreign Correspondent 1940 Alfred Hitchcock 1537
111 Scarlet Street 1945 Fritz Lang 1543
112 Murder, My Sweet 1944 Edward Dmytryk 1545
113 Kiss of Death 1947 Henry Hathaway 1567
114 The Little Foxes 1941 William Wyler 1584
115 Easter Parade 1948 Charles Walters 1590
116 Shoeshine 1946 Vittorio De Sica 1602
117 Gentleman's Agreement 1947 Elia Kazan 1613
118 They Were Expendable 1945 John Ford 1632
119 Le Corbeau 1943 Henri-Georges Clouzot 1650
120 The Naked City 1948 Jules Dassin 1712
121 Portrait of Jennie 1948 William Dieterle 1725
122 The Fallen Idol 1948 Carol Reed 1739
123 Fires Were Started 1943 Humphrey Jennings 1740
124 The Woman in the Window 1944 Fritz Lang 1747
125 High Sierra 1941 Raoul Walsh 1835
126 Leave Her to Heaven 1945 John M. Stahl 1838
127 Unfaithfully Yours 1948 Preston Sturges 1844
128 Heaven Can Wait 1943 Ernst Lubitsch 1851
129 Knute Rockne, All American 1940 Lloyd Bacon 1879
130 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn 1945 Elia Kazan 1899
131 The Curse of the Cat People 1944 Robert Wise and Gunther von Fritsch 1933
132 The Great McGinty 1940 Preston Sturges 1950
133 Road to Morocco 1942 David Butler 1957
134 Champion 1949 Mark Robson 1981
135 The Seventh Victim 1943 Mark Robson 2000
136 Pride and Prejudice 1940 Robert Z. Leonard 2015
137 Going My Way 1944 Leo McCarey 2045
138 Passport to Pimlico 1949 Henry Cornelius 2060
139 Cabin in the Sky 1943 Vincente Minnelli 2065
140 Meet John Doe 1941 Frank Capra 2106
141 Battleground 1949 William A. Wellman 2126
142 Spellbound 1945 Alfred Hitchcock 2130
143 Le Sang des bętes 1949 Georges Franju 2142
144 Here Comes Mr. Jordan 1941 Alexander Hall 2171
145 They Died with Their Boots on 1941 Raoul Walsh 2173
146 Hellzapoppin' 1941 H.C. Potter 2186
147 Saboteur 1942 Alfred Hitchcock 2201
148 Sands of Iwo Jima 1949 Allan Dwan 2226
149 Gentleman Jim 1942 Raoul Walsh 2248
150 Drunken Angel 1948 Akira Kurosawa 2287
151 The Westerner 1940 William Wyler 2301
152 I Married a Witch 1942 René Clair 2309
153 Stray Dog 1949 Akira Kurosawa 2348
154 The Letter 1940 William Wyler 2365
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