1940 Movie Trailers
Most Popular 1940 Trailers
Total trailers found: 1,127
The Great Dictator Trailer (1940)
15 October 1940
Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.
Pinocchio Trailer (1940)
23 February 1940
Lonely toymaker Geppetto has his wishes answered when the Blue Fairy arrives to bring his wooden puppet Pinocchio to life.
Rebecca Trailer (1940)
12 April 1940
A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife.
Fantasia Trailer (1940)
13 November 1940
Fantasia is the adventurous 1940 experiment from Disney. The film sets Disney animated characters to classical music as Mickey Mouse uses his magic wand to set broomsticks dancing in one of the more famous elaborate scenes.
His Girl Friday Trailer (1940)
18 January 1940
Hildy Johnson has divorced Walter Burns and visits his office to tell him that she is engaged to another man and that they are going to get married the day after.
01 December 1940
Philadelphia heiress Tracy Lord throws out her playboy husband C.K. Dexter Haven shortly after their marriage.
11 January 1940
Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realising that they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.
Kit Carson Trailer (1940)
30 August 1940
Frontiersman Kit Carson fights off Indian attacks on the trail to California.
Before I Hang Trailer (1940)
17 September 1940
A physician on death row for a mercy killing is allowed to experiment on a serum using a criminals' blood, but secretly tests it on himself.
21 February 1940
This short follows the political career of Theodore Roosevelt, beginning in 1895, when he was appointed police commissioner of New York City.
The Grapes of Wrath Trailer (1940)
15 March 1940
Tom Joad returns to his home after a jail sentence to find his family kicked out of their farm due to foreclosure.
Fire Chief Trailer (1940)
13 December 1940
Donald and his nephews are the staff of a fire station. Huey, Dewey, and Louie, annoyed by Donald's snoring, ring the fire alarm.
They Drive by Night Trailer (1940)
27 July 1940
Joe (George Raft) and Paul Fabrini (Humphrey Bogart) are Wildcat or, independent truck drivers who have their own small one truck business.
The Mark of Zorro Trailer (1940)
08 November 1940
Around 1820 the son of a California nobleman comes home from Spain to find his native land under a villainous dictatorship.
16 August 1940
The European war was only beginning to erupt across national borders. Its titular hero, Johnny Jones, is an American crime reporter dispatched by his New York publisher to put a fresh spin on the drowsy dispatches emanating from overseas, his nose for a good story promptly leading him to the crime of fascism and Nazi Germany's designs on European conquest In attempting to learn more about a seemingly noble peace effort, Jones who walks into the middle of an assassination, uncovers a spy ring, and, not entirely coincidentally, falls in love.
The Thief of Bagdad Trailer (1940)
25 December 1940
When Prince Ahmad (John Justin) is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar (Conrad Veidt), he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu (the incomparable Sabu, in his definitive role) to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess (June Duprez).
Keeping Company Trailer (1940)
27 December 1940
Wholesome comedy about newlyweds (and the bride's understanding--but sometimes interfering--parents) discovering married life isn't always bliss.
Miente y serás feliz Trailer (1940)
31 May 1940
A Spanish, Juan, is obsessed with telling the truth always. As a result he is consistently in the middle of troubles.
Dr. Cyclops Trailer (1940)
09 April 1940
Four explorers are summoned to Peru by the brilliant physicist Dr Thorkel. They discover a rich sourn
Saps at Sea Trailer (1940)
03 May 1940
Stan and Ollie work in a horn factory. Ollie starts having violent fits every time he hears a horn. His doctor prescribes a restful sea voyage.
05 April 1940
A teenager falls hard for an irresponsible playboy. Director Robert B. Sinclair's 1940 drama stars Laraine Day, Robert Cummings, Jean Muir, Billie Burke and Esther Dale.
Waterloo Bridge Trailer (1940)
17 May 1940
On the eve of World War II, a British officer revisits Waterloo Bridge and recalls the young man he was at the beginning of World War I and the young ballerina he met just before he left for the front.
The Sea Hawk Trailer (1940)
01 July 1940
Dashing pirate Geoffrey Thorpe (Errol Flynn) plunders Spanish ships for Queen Elizabeth I and falls in love with Dona Maria a beautiful Spanish royal he captures.
Northwest Passage Trailer (1940)
23 February 1940
Based on the Kenneth Roberts novel of the same name, this film tells the story of two friends who join Rogers' Rangers, as the legendary elite force engages the enemy during the French and Indian War.
Broken Strings Trailer (1940)
01 January 1940
After noted violinist Arthur Williams suffers a hand injury which ends his playing career, his hopes are transferred to his son, who prefers swing music to classical.
Pride and Prejudice Trailer (1940)
26 July 1940
Mr. and Mrs. Bennet have five unmarried daughters, and Mrs. Bennet is especially eager to find suitable husbands for them.
The Blue Bird Trailer (1940)
19 January 1940
Set in mid-Europe sometime in the late 18th century where Mytyl (Shirley Temple), the bratty daughter of a woodcutter (Russell Hicks), finds a unique bird in the Royal Forest and selfishly refuses to give it to her sick friend.
29 February 1940
In 1828, the bankrupt Pyncheon family fight over Seven Gables, the ancestral mansion. To obtain the house, Jaffrey Pyncheon obtains his brother Clifford's false conviction for murder.
The Westerner Trailer (1940)
18 September 1940
Drifter Cole Harden is accused of stealing a horse and faces hanging by self-appointed Judge Roy Bean, but Harden manages to talk his way out of it by claiming to be a friend of stage star Lillie Langtry, with whom the judge is obsessed, even though he has never met her.
Jud Süß Trailer (1940)
24 September 1940
In this notorious Nazi propaganda historical costume melodrama, a conniving, ambitious Jewish businessman, Süß Oppenheimer, snares a post as treasurer to the Duke of Wurttemburg by showering the corrupt duke with treasure and promises of even greater riches.
29 December 1940
When the Germans march into Prague, armour-plating inventor Dr Bomasch flees to England. His daughter Anna escapes from arrest to join him, but the Gestapo manage to kidnap them both back to Berlin.
Virginia City Trailer (1940)
23 March 1940
Union officer Kerry Bradford escapes from a Confederate prison and races to intercept $5 million in gold destined for Confederate coffers.
Brother Orchid Trailer (1940)
08 June 1940
When retired racket boss John Sarto tries to reclaim his place and former friends try to kill him, he finds solace in a monastery and reinvents himself as a pious monk.
09 February 1940
Johnny Brett and King Shaw are an unsuccessful dance team in New York. A producer discovers Brent as the new partner for Clare Bennett, but Brett, who thinks he is one of the people they lent money to gives him the name of his partner.
A Window in London Trailer (1940)
15 June 1940
A man witnesses a murder that isn't a murder, only to get involved with the magician and his wife who created the illusion.
One Million B.C. Trailer (1940)
26 April 1940
One Million B.C. is a 1940 American fantasy film produced by Hal Roach Studios and released by United Artists.
Music in My Heart Trailer (1940)
04 January 1940
A chorus girl engaged to a millionaire falls for the star of her latest musical.
My Favorite Wife Trailer (1940)
17 May 1940
Ellen Arden arrives 7 years after being given up for dead in a shipwreck, to find her husband Nick just remarried to Bianca.
Golden Gloves Trailer (1940)
02 August 1940
An amateur boxer's (Richard Denning) girlfriend (Jean Cagney) inspires him to face a ring pro entered by a gangster.
16 August 1940
Farmer Frank (Henry Fonda) and his ward (Jackie Cooper) hunt brother Jesse's killers, the back-shooting Fords.
03 January 1940
True story of the doctor who considered it was not immoral to search for a drug that would cure syphillis.
12 February 1940
Abe Lincoln in Illinois is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of the life of Abraham Lincoln from his departure from Kentucky until his election as President of the United States.
Window Cleaners Trailer (1940)
20 September 1940
Donald is washing windows on a high-rise; Pluto is his assistant, hauling the rope for the platform and refilling buckets but mostly sleeping.
Road to Singapore Trailer (1940)
22 March 1940
Bing Crosby an Bob Hope star in the first of the 'Road to' movies as two playboys trying to forget previous romances in Singapore - until they meet Dorothy Lamour.
Edison, the Man Trailer (1940)
10 May 1940
In flashback, fifty years after inventing the light bulb, an 82-year-old Edison tells his story starting at age twenty-two with his arrival in New York.
A Chump at Oxford Trailer (1940)
16 February 1940
The boys get jobs as a butler and maid (Stan in drag) for a dinner party. When that ends in disaster, they resort to sweeping streets and accidentally capture a bank robber.
Dance, Girl, Dance Trailer (1940)
30 August 1940
Judy O'Brien (Maureen O'Hara) is an aspiring ballerina in a dance troupe. Also in the company is Bubbles (Lucille Ball), a brash mantrap who leaves the struggling troupe for a career in burlesque.
Go West Trailer (1940)
06 December 1940
Embezzler, shill, all around confidence man S. Quentin Quale is heading west to find his fortune; he meets the crafty but simple brothers Joseph and Rusty Panello in a train station, where they steal all his money.
Comrade X Trailer (1940)
13 December 1940
An American reporter smuggling news out of Soviet Moscow is blackmailed into helping a beautiful Communist leave the country.
The Letter Trailer (1940)
22 November 1940
After a woman shoots a man to death, a damning letter she wrote raises suspicions.
Dark Command Trailer (1940)
15 April 1940
When transplanted Texan Bob Seton arrives in Lawrence, Kansas he finds much to like about the place, especially Mary McCloud, daughter of the local banker.
The Stars Look Down Trailer (1940)
22 January 1940
The Stars Look Down is based on A. J. Cronin's 1935 novel of the same name, about injustices in a mining community in North East England.
Susan and God Trailer (1940)
07 June 1940
A flighty socialite neglects her family to promote a new religious group.
The Invisible Woman Trailer (1940)
27 December 1940
A sexy model volunteers to be a test subject for a new invisibility machine. But does she have ulterior motives?
The Mortal Storm Trailer (1940)
14 June 1940
The Roth family leads a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930s. When the Nazis come to power, the family is divided and Martin Brietner, a family friend is caught up in the turmoil.
Puss Gets the Boot Trailer (1940)
10 February 1940
Feline "Jasper" is given an ultimatum by his master: break one more thing and you're out! Rodent Jerry does his best to make sure that his tormentor "gets the boot".
Boom Town Trailer (1940)
30 August 1940
McMasters and Sand come to oil towns to get rich. Betsey comes West intending to marry Sand but marries McMasters instead.
City for Conquest Trailer (1940)
21 September 1940
The heartbreaking but hopeful tale of Danny Kenny and Peggy Nash, two sweethearts who meet and struggle through their impoverished lives in New York City.
16 August 1940
Newspaper reporter John McGuire plunges into a nightmare of guilt, fearing that his "evidence" has sentenced the wrong man to death.
15 November 1940
Jim "Lucky" Moore (Allan Jones), an insurance salesman, comes up with a novel policy for his friend, Steve (Robert Cummings): a 'love insurance policy', that will pay out $1-million if Steve does not marry his fiancée, Cynthia (Nancy Kelly).