Movie Trailers - October 1942

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Popular trailers for movies released in October 1942

Total trailers found: 85

I Married a Witch Trailer (1942)

30 October 1942

A comedy from the golden age of Hollywood, based on an unfinished novel by Throne Smith. A witch and her sorcerer father who were burned at the stake by Puritans in the 17th century return to the present to haunt the descendant of the man who condemned them.

The Glass Key Trailer (1942)

14 October 1942

During the campaign for reelection, the crooked politician Paul Madvig decides to clean up his past, refusing the support of the gangster Nick Varna and associating to the respectable reformist politician Ralph Henry.

Now, Voyager Trailer (1942)

31 October 1942

A woman suffers a nervous breakdown and an oppressive mother before being freed by the love of a man she meets on a cruise.

For Me and My Gal Trailer (1942)

21 October 1942

Set during WW I, Palmer and Hayden team up as vaudeville artists. Harry Palmer deliberately injures his hand to avoid being drafted to the army.

Flying Tigers Trailer (1942)

08 October 1942

Jim Gordon commands a unit of the famed Flying Tigers, the American Volunteer Group which fought the Japanese in China before America's entry into World War II.

The Mummy's Tomb Trailer (1942)

23 October 1942

A high priest travels to America with the living mummy Kharis (Lon Chaney Jr.) to kill all those who had desecrated the tomb of the Egyptian princess Ananka thirty years earlier.

The Moon and Sixpence Trailer (1942)

27 October 1942

Loosely inspired from Gauguin's life, the story of Charles Strickland, a middle-aged stockbrocker who abandons his middle-classed life, his family, his duties to start painting, what he has always wanted to do.

Secret Mission Trailer (1942)

05 October 1942

World War II drama in which a member of the French Resistance and three British agents undertake a hazardous mission to infiltrate a German HQ in search of vital information that could lead to the overthrow of the Nazis.

Street of Chance Trailer (1942)

03 October 1942

In this Cornell Woolrich thriller, a man's memory is recovered after being injured by falling construction material.

George Washington Slept Here Trailer (1942)

30 October 1942

New Yorkers Bill and Connie Fuller have to move from their apartment. Without Bill's knowledge, Connie purchases a delapidated old farmhouse in Pennsylvania, where George Washington was supposed to have actually slept during the American Revolution.

Bowery at Midnight Trailer (1942)

30 October 1942

Soup kitchen operator and criminologist Bela Lugosi operates a soup kitchen as a front for a criminal gang who commit a series of robberies and murders.

Much Too Shy Trailer (1942)

12 October 1942

A simple handyman, who also is an amateur artist, gets into trouble when the head and shoulders portraits of some prominent local females are sold without his knowledge to an advertising agency and are published with nude bodies added to them.

The Hare-Brained Hypnotist Trailer (1942)

31 October 1942

This time Elmer Fudd goes after Bugs using hypnotism, only the plan backfires.

Thunder Birds Trailer (1942)

19 October 1942

On a secluded base in Arizona, veteran World War I pilot Steve Britt trains flyers to fight in World War II.

How to Swim Trailer (1942)

23 October 1942

Goofy shows us how to swim, first using a piano stool to demonstrate the strokes, right into the middle of traffic and back again.

The Falcon's Brother Trailer (1942)

02 October 1942

A gentlemanly detective known as The Falcon calls on his brother to help him stop the Nazis from assassinating a key diplomat.

The Boogie Man Will Get You Trailer (1942)

22 October 1942

A young divorcee tries to convert a historic house into a hotel despite its oddball inhabitants and dead bodies in the cellar.

Don Cesare di Bazan Trailer (1942)

04 October 1942

Highways by Night Trailer (1942)

02 October 1942

A young millionaire (Richard Carlson) joins the real world and meets a maid (Jane Randolph) and mobsters.

The Olympic Champ Trailer (1942)

09 October 1942

Goofy illustrates the various Olympic track-and-field events and the torch traditions.

The Hep Cat Trailer (1942)

03 October 1942

A cat-about-town fancies himself such an irresitible "hunk" he momentarily resembles Victor Mature. His wooing of a cute kitten gets derailed by a prankster dog using a cat hand puppet to trap him.

Moonlight in Havana Trailer (1942)

16 October 1942

Allan Jones stars as hotshot baseball player Johnny Norton, in Havana for spring training. It turns out that Johnny has a beautiful singing voice, but only when he's suffering from a cold.

Secrets of a Co-Ed Trailer (1942)

26 October 1942

An attorney's daughter becomes romantically involved with a mobster.

Manila Calling Trailer (1942)

16 October 1942

During WWII, a group of brave Americans spy on the Japanese after their invasion of the Philippines and became the first U.

Stand By All Networks Trailer (1942)

29 October 1942

An intrepid radio reporter sets out to track down and expose Nazi agents.

Night Monster Trailer (1942)

20 October 1942

There's a'doin's transpirin' at the Old Dark Manse of Old Man Ingston where, one-by-one, invited guests are being mysteriously murdered by the monster of the fog-shrouded moors.

Get Hep to Love Trailer (1942)

02 October 1942

Orphan prodigy singer runs away from her oppressive aunt and tricks a rural couple into adopting her.

The Loan Stranger Trailer (1942)

18 October 1942

Woody is happily (and nuttily) driving down the street when his car breaks down. He tries to get a loan on it from a nearby wolf.

The Forest Rangers Trailer (1942)

21 October 1942

Ranger Don Stuart fights a forest fire with timber boss friend Tana 'Butch' Mason, and finds evidence of arson.

The Daffy Duckaroo Trailer (1942)

23 October 1942

Singing cowboy Daffy retires to the Painted Desert (still wet). He falls for an Indian maiden with a Brooklyn accent, but her very large boyfriend catches them.

The Daring Young Man Trailer (1942)

08 October 1942

Jonathan Peckinpaw (Joe E. Brown) feels he's failed in his patriotic duty when he's rejected by the army, but he sees a chance to redeem himself by exposing a secret ring of Nazi spies.

Girl Trouble Trailer (1942)

09 October 1942

A South American in New York rents the apartment of a socialite who pretends to be his maid.

Eyes in the Night Trailer (1942)

16 October 1942

Tale of a blind detective (Edward Arnold) who tries to outwit Nazi spies and to solve a murder.

Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch Trailer (1942)

01 October 1942

The fifth film version of Alice Hegan Rice's 1901 novel, starring Fay Bainter as the loving but near-penniless mother struggling to raise her five children in their shantytown home.

We the Living Trailer (1942)

20 October 1942

Doomed love within a corrupt political world. At 18, the beautiful and smart Kira comes to Petersburg as the Communists consolidate power.

The Spirit of Stanford Trailer (1942)

08 October 1942

Columbia's Spirit of Stanford is built around the talents of a real-life college football star, in this instance all-American quarterback Frankie Albert.

The Mouse of Tomorrow Trailer (1942)

16 October 1942

The origin story of Super Mouse (later changed to "Mighty Mouse").

Scattergood Survives a Murder Trailer (1942)

01 October 1942

Rural sage Scattergood Baines (Guy Kibbee) shows big-city newsman how to solve a mystery.

The Navy Comes Through Trailer (1942)

30 October 1942

A U.S. Navy crew aboard a merchant marine ship battle Nazis.

Foreign Agent Trailer (1942)

09 October 1942

Hollywood starlet foils an Axis plot to sabotage the L.A. infrastructure.

You Can't Escape Forever Trailer (1942)

10 October 1942

A demoted reporter (George Brent) and his girlfriend (Brenda Marshall) seek to expose a crime kingpin.

Undercover Man Trailer (1942)

23 October 1942

A bandit who robs both Americans and Mexicans is causing each side of the border to blame the other. Hoppy has to settle matters.

Showdown Trailer (1942)

16 October 1942

Superman's reputation is tarnished when a crook begins committing crimes in a Superman costume.

Northwest Rangers Trailer (1942)

28 October 1942

Boyhood friends grow up into different professions: one a dedicated Canadian Mountie, the other a notorious gambler.

Dr. Renault's Secret Trailer (1942)

19 October 1942

A remake of the 1927 horror film "The Wizard". Dr. Larry Forbes(Sheppard Strudwick)arrives in a remote French village to visit his fiancee (Lynne Roberts) who lives with her scientist father Dr.

This Is America Series No. 33-101: Private Smith of the U.S.A. Trailer (1942)

02 October 1942

1942 Oscar Nominated film in the category of Best Short Subject, Two Reel

Goyescas Trailer (1942)

09 October 1942

Filmed in 1941, the Mexican Goyescas (After Goya) was adapted from the opera by Enrique Granados. The original theatrical version, in turn, was inspired by the paintings of 19th century Spanish artist Goya.

Criminal Investigator Trailer (1942)

23 October 1942

A reporter investigates the murder of a showgirl, who was the widow of a millionaire. While digging in to the mysterious murder of a showgirl (Vivian Wilcox), intrepid reporter Bob Martin (Robert Lowery) uncovers a connection between that case and another one he's been working on.

Paramount Victory Short No. T2-2: We Refuse to Die Trailer (1942)

22 October 1942

1942 Oscar nominated documentary

Doing Their Bit Trailer (1942)

29 October 1942

Nancy and Sluggo do their bit for the USO.

Jasper and the Haunted House Trailer (1942)

22 October 1942

Jasper and the Haunted House is another George Pal Puppetoon about a black boy and his troubles. This time, the scarecrow switches a sign that leads Jasper to a haunted house instead of a deacon's place where he brings a pie.

Le vie del cuore Trailer (1942)

03 October 1942

Italian movie

West Of The Law Trailer (1942)

02 October 1942

The Rough Riders arrive to fight Rand, Ludlow and their gang. Buck poses as a preacher, Tim as a preacher, and Sandy as an undertaker.

General von Döbeln Trailer (1942)

26 October 1942

1813. The popular general von Döbeln is arrested for sending the army against the French in breach of orders by the crown prince.

Here We Go Again Trailer (1942)

09 October 1942

It's Fibber and Molly's 20th anniversary and they want to throw a big party. But when everyone declines their invitation, they decide to go on a second honeymoon instead.

Wir machen Musik Trailer (1942)

08 October 1942

Caught at the window just before an air-raid warning (WWII) composer Paul tells how he met his wive Anni, a revue star and song writer, how he handled the courtship and the early years of his marriage, inspite of some professional conflicts - his operas were flops, while his wive had one success after the other - they finally found out how they could help each other.

Yo bailé con Don Porfirio Trailer (1942)

29 October 1942

Light comedy in which Joaquin Cortes and Mapy Pardavé join their talents, written and directed by Gilberto Martinez Solares.

The Mayor of 44th Street Trailer (1942)

15 October 1942

In this drama, an ex-vaudevillian dancer opens up a dance band agency and help street kids at the same time by hiring them to help out.

RKO Victory Special No. 34-201: Conquer by the Clock Trailer (1942)

27 October 1942

1942 Oscar nominated documentary

Youth on Parade Trailer (1942)

24 October 1942

In this musical, a gang of college students decide to play a little trick by creating the perfect student.