Movie Trailers - May 1939

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Popular trailers for movies released in May 1939

Total trailers found: 83

Jamaica Inn Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

In Cornwall, around 1800, a young woman discovers that she's living near a gang of criminals who arrange shipwrecks for profit.

Union Pacific Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

One of the last bills signed by President Lincoln authorizes pushing the Union Pacific Railroad across the wilderness to California.

Captain Fury Trailer (1939)

26 May 1939

An Irish convict sentenced to hard labor in Australia escapes into the outback, and organizes a band of fellow escapees to fight a corrupt landlord.

Man of Conquest Trailer (1939)

15 May 1939

The story of Sam Houston, hero of the Texas revolution, statesman, and first president of the Republic of Texas.

It's a Wonderful World Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

Detective Guy Johnson's client, Willie Heywood, is framed for murder. While Guy hides him so he can catch the real killer, both of them are nabbed by the police, tried, convicted and sentenced to jail: Guy for a year with Willie to be executed.

Thugs with Dirty Mugs Trailer (1939)

06 May 1939

Killer and his gang are robbing every bank in town in numerical order, except they skip the 13th National Bank.

The Sun Never Sets Trailer (1939)

31 May 1939

When Clive Randolph finally returns "home" from Gold Coast colony, younger brother John baulks at following the family Colonial Service tradition.

Panama Lady Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

A weary dance-hall girl in a Panama saloon hooks up with a rough-and-tumble oil driller, who takes her to his oil-field in the jungle to show her what "real" life is like.

Hollywood Hobbies Trailer (1939)

03 May 1939

Two starstruck movie fans hire a tour guide and see a plethora of Hollywood stars.

Hotel Imperial Trailer (1939)

11 May 1939

It is the fate of a small frontier town, adjoining the no-man's-land where the Russians and Austrians are fighting out one of the final campaigns of World War I, to be occupied one day by the Russians, the next by the Austrians, and the inhabitants soon acquire a complacent view of the changing allegiances.

The Mikado Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

In a mythical Japan, Ko-Ko, a cheap tailor, has been appointed Lord High Executioner and must find someone to execute before the arrival of the ruling Mikado.

Confessions of a Nazi Spy Trailer (1939)

06 May 1939

FBI agent Ed Renard investigates the pre-War espionage activities of the German-American Bund.

Blind Alley Trailer (1939)

11 May 1939

A gangster takes a doctor and his family hostage.

Rose of Washington Square Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

A Roaring '20s singer (Alice Faye) becomes a Ziegfeld Follies star as her criminal husband (Tyrone Power) gets deeper in trouble.

Torchy Runs for Mayor Trailer (1939)

13 May 1939

Torchy conducts a one woman campaign against a corrupt mayor and crime boss, and when the reform candidate is murdered, she takes up the banner.

The Gorilla Trailer (1939)

26 May 1939

When an escaped circus gorilla appears to have gone on a murderous rampage, a threatened attorney calls on the detective trio of Garrity, Harrigan and Mullivan to act as bodyguards.

A Color Print of Edo Trailer (1939)

10 May 1939

The Color Print of Edo is a 1939 black and white Japanese silent film with benshi accompaniment directed by Kazuo Mori.

The World Will Shake Trailer (1939)

10 May 1939

You Can't Get Away with Murder Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

Johnnie learns crime from petty thug Frank Wilson. When Wilson kills a pawnbroker with a gun stolen from Johnnie's sister Madge's fiance Fred Burke, Fred goes to Sing Sing's death house.

Three Texas Steers Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

Nancy Evans, lovely circus owner, has a ranch that she's never visited, but for sentimental reasons won't sell to Mike Abbott.

Donald's Cousin Gus Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

Donald's cousin Gus Goose arrives unexpectedly. Despite the note from his mother saying "he don't eat much," he's soon eating Donald out of house and home.

Sons of Liberty Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

Set during the American Revolution, this colorful 2 reel short tells the story of Haym Salomon, American patriot and financier of the American Revolution.

Code of the Secret Service Trailer (1939)

27 May 1939

Secret Service agents try to solve the theft of treasury banknote plates.

The Kid From Kokomo Trailer (1939)

23 May 1939

Fast-talking promoter Pat O'Brien and his loyal sidekick Edward Brophy, aided by bubble-dancer Joan Blondell and elderly shoplifter May Robson, attempt to turn strapping but naive hayseed Wayne Morris into a championship prizefighter.

They Asked For It Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

In this crime drama, the owner and chief editor of a newspaper gets together with two college pals and begins looking into the strange death of an old hermit who lived on the fringe of town.

Sweepstakes Winner Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

A scatterbrained waitress invests her inheritance in a broken-down race horse and a sweepstakes ticket.

Outside These Walls Trailer (1939)

04 May 1939

Walen plays Dan Sparling, a convicted embezzler who becomes editor of his prison newspaper. After serving out his sentence, he sets up an independent newspaper devoted to attacking corruption in public life, encountering various difficulties due to his being an ex-con and opposition from the incumbent administration.

Exile Express Trailer (1939)

27 May 1939

Spies will not stop at murder in their attempts to wrest a secret formula for a deadly poison away from American scientists.

The Zero Hour Trailer (1939)

26 May 1939

A celebrated Broadway actress and a wealthy widowed businessman are brought together through their shared affection for a young orphan.

Le château des 4 obèses Trailer (1939)

24 May 1939

Chasing Danger Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

When American newsreel cameraman stationed in Paris is sent to cover an Arab rebellion he finds a financier presumed dead but actually fomenting desert warfare.

Wolf Call Trailer (1939)

22 May 1939

A spoiled New York playboy learns the values of life when he's sent by his father to work in a rural mining community in Canada.

A Gentleman's Gentleman Trailer (1939)

17 May 1939

A valet thinks his master is a murder, and tries a little blackmail.

Frères corses Trailer (1939)

03 May 1939

Siamese twins, separated at birth, maintain a psychic knowledge of each other's dire fates.

Krazy's Shoe Shop Trailer (1939)

11 May 1939

Shoe clerk Krazy gets beaned on the noggin, and the entire contents of his shoe shop comes to (musical) life! Features caricatures of Mae West, Charlie Chaplin and Laurel and Hardy - as shoes! The animated shoes sing, march and perform "The Peanut Vendor," but hell breaks loose when Krazy awakens.

Moon Over Harlem Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

Hardworking Minnie (Cora Green) marries "Dollar" Bill (Bud Harris) a shady gambler after her money and her attractive daughter, Sue (Izanetta Wilcois).

Sorority House Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

A young girl begins to wonder if she really fits into the upper-class sorority she's trying to join.

Flying 55 Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

Bill Urquhart, a young wastrel disinherited by his father, tries to get a job as a jockey – just about the only thing he’s really good at.

Some Like It Hot Trailer (1939)

18 May 1939

Nicky Nelson is a fast-talking sideshow barker with a wax-and-alive concession on Atlantic City's boardwalk.

Dead Men Tell No Tales Trailer (1939)

10 May 1939

Missing Daughters Trailer (1939)

22 May 1939

The Missing Daughters of the title are innocent young girls who've been led astray by seedy dance-hall operator Lucky Rogers.

De spooktrein Trailer (1939)

10 May 1939

A group of travelers find themselves stranded for the night at a deserted train station, which according to the old stationmaster, has been haunted for the last 20 years.

Blue Montana Skies Trailer (1939)

03 May 1939

Gene Autry follows a clue written on a rock by his murdered partner and discovers a fur smuggling operation near the Canadian border.

Bridal Suite Trailer (1939)

26 May 1939

A carefree playboy with an aversion to marriage falls for a lass he meets in the French Alps.

A Day at Denham Trailer (1939)

03 May 1939

A look at London Film Productions' studios at Denham.

Fangs of the Wild Trailer (1939)

30 May 1939

Foxes are disappearing from fox farms.

Unmarried Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

Helen Twelvetrees stars in this romantic drama.

Lucky Night Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

Schizophrenic writing dominates "Lucky Night," a 1939 film starring Robert Taylor and Myrna Loy. Loy is Cora, an heiress who gives it all up for the excitement of looking for a job and living on her own; she meets up with unemployed and flat broke Dick (Taylor).

Boys' Reformatory Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

A tough street kid takes the rap for a burglary committed by the son of his foster family and is sent to a boys reformatory, where the inmates are under the thumb of corrupt guards and a brutal prison doctor.

Wotta Nitemare Trailer (1939)

18 May 1939

Popeye is having a dream: Bluto takes Olive on a picnic. And even though it's Popeye's dream, Bluto still has the upper hand until spinach time.

The Missing People Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

27 well-to-do people have all vanished under similar circumstances. J.G. Reeder, an elderly gentleman who fancies himself a detective, decides to investigate the matter.

Musical Mountaineers Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

Betty Boop runs out of gas in Feud County, and wins over the initially hostile hillbillies with her dancing.

Yes We Have No Bonanza Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

Set in a western town, the stooges are working as waiters in a saloon with the three girls they hope to marry.

Naughty But Mice Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

Sniffles the mouse, in his first appearance in a Warner Bros. cartoon, goes to a drugstore and gets drunk on a cold remedy, then befriends an electric razor and gets it drunk as well.

Die Pfingstorgel Trailer (1939)

08 May 1939

Die kluge Schwiegermutter Trailer (1939)

30 May 1939

Baby Daze Trailer (1939)

18 May 1939

Edgar starts out in a non-unfamiliar grumpy mood and tells some people off obnoxiously, then becomes overcome with joy and kindheartedness when he discovers that his wife is about to have a baby.

Oil Can, and Does! Trailer (1939)

15 May 1939

Pete Roleum, an oil droplet, narrates a presentation about the history and uses of oil: He starts by introducing some of his relations, with illustrations of the things that they have done throughout history.

Moving Vanities Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

Leon Errol moves because of a rent increase.

Radio Hams Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

A "Pete Smith Specialty" - a fairly serious look at radio hams in the usual jokey format. Shows aircraft using morse code.