Movie Trailers - April 1940

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Popular trailers for movies released in April 1940

Total trailers found: 86

Rebecca Trailer (1940)

12 April 1940

A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife.

And One Was Beautiful Trailer (1940)

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.

Dr. Cyclops Trailer (1940)

09 April 1940

Four explorers are summoned to Peru by the brilliant physicist Dr Thorkel. They discover a rich sourn

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.

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.

Tugboat Mickey Trailer (1940)

26 April 1940

Mickey is performing routine maintenance on his tugboat (with interference from a pelican) when a call comes on the radio that there's a sinking ship needing assistance.

Black Friday Trailer (1940)

12 April 1940

When his friend Professor Kingsely (Ridges) is at deaths door, brain surgeon Dr. Sovac (Karloff) saves his life by means of an illegal operation that transplants part of injured gangster Red Cannon's brain.

Johnny Apollo Trailer (1940)

19 April 1940

Wall Street broker Robert Cain, Sr., is jailed for embezzling. His college graduate son Bob then turns to crime to raise money for his father's release.

Too Many Husbands Trailer (1940)

03 April 1940

Romantic comedy adapted from a Somerset Maugham play.

'Til We Meet Again Trailer (1940)

20 April 1940

Dying Joan Ames meets criminal Dan Hardesty on a luxury liner as he is being transported back to America by policeman Steve Burke to face execution.

Donald's Dog Laundry Trailer (1940)

05 April 1940

Donald Duck builds an automated dog washer while an unsuspecting Pluto naps nearby. When Donald finishes and announces his plan to use Pluto as his test subject, a battle of wills ensues, with Donald using a rubber bone and a cat puppet in an attempt to lure Pluto into the suds.

The Man with Nine Lives Trailer (1940)

18 April 1940

Dr. Leon Kravaal develops a potential cure for cancer, which involves freezing the patient. But an experiment goes awry when authorities believe Kravaal has killed a patient.

Slap Happy Pappy Trailer (1940)

13 April 1940

Porky runs a farm; we see him plowing the fields. But it's primarily a poultry farm; as the sign says, "For sale: Miracle eggs if it's a good egg, it's a miracle.

It All Came True Trailer (1940)

06 April 1940

After crooked nightclub owner Chips Maguire murders a police informant, he blackmails his piano player to allow him to stay at his eccentric mother's boarding house.

The Courageous Dr. Christian Trailer (1940)

04 April 1940

A doctor fights an epidemic that breaks out in the poor section of town and tries to get the rest of the town to help out.

Dr. Kildare's Strange Case Trailer (1940)

12 April 1940

Kildare (Lew Ayres) tries brain surgery, advised by Dr. Gillespie (Lionel Barrymore), and faces a rival for nurse Lamont (Laraine Day).

Tomboy Trailer (1940)

20 April 1940

Family drama about a father raising his motherless teenage daughter in a small town.

A Plumbing We Will Go Trailer (1940)

19 April 1940

To escape the police, the stooges pose as plumbers and are hired to fix a leak in a fancy mansion. They wind up crossing the electrical system with the plumbing and generally ruin the place.

Red Roses Trailer (1940)

01 April 1940

A comedy of errors about marriage and infidelity. Vittorio De Sica's debut film.

En tiempos de Don Porfirio Trailer (1940)

04 April 1940

A 1940 film directed by Juan Bustillo Oro.

Riders of Pasco Basin Trailer (1940)

04 April 1940

Kirby and Evans are pulling off an irrigation project swindle and newspaper editor Scott realizes it and sends for Lee.

Undersea Fantasy Trailer (1940)

12 April 1940

The tale of two fish in love, threatened by an octopus and saved by an eel.

Two Girls on Broadway Trailer (1940)

19 April 1940

Eddie sells his song to a Broadway producer and also lands a job dancing in the musical. He sends for his dance partner-fiancée Molly who brings her younger sister Pat.

21 Days Trailer (1940)

29 April 1940

After Larry Darrent accidentally kills his lover's blackmailing husband, someone else is arrested for the crime.

Young Buffalo Bill Trailer (1940)

11 April 1940

It's 1860 and the old Spanish land grants are being surveyed. Montez is after part of Don Regas' rancho and gets the surveyor to alter the boundary.

Grandpa Goes To Town Trailer (1940)

13 April 1940

Venerable character actor Harry Davenport (best remembered as Dr. Meade in Gone with the Wind) takes center stage in the "Higgins Family" entry Grandpa Goes to Town.

Enemy Agent Trailer (1940)

18 April 1940

A man is framed for being a spy. After he is released, he sets out to find who the real spies are.

Somewhere in the Netherlands Trailer (1940)

19 April 1940

A mobilization on the brink of the Second World War divides a husband and wife.

Hoots Mon Trailer (1940)

26 April 1940

An English comedian is infuriated by a Scottish comedienne's impersonation of him

An Angel from Texas Trailer (1940)

27 April 1940

A pair of slick Broadway producers con a wealthy cowboy into backing their show.

The Doctor Takes a Wife Trailer (1940)

25 April 1940

A best-selling author of women's issues and a medical academic find it is to their mutual advantage to falsely claim that they are married.

100 Pygmies and Andy Panda Trailer (1940)

07 April 1940

Andy Panda gets a magic kit in the mail.

The Snake Princess Trailer (1940)

03 April 1940

When Sentarô’s father is killed by a drunken samurai, Sentarô avenges him. His deed puts him on the run and leaves his sister behind.

Al Son De La Marimba Trailer (1940)

11 April 1940

Shabby-genteel big city family tries to marry their daughter off to a wealthy landowner from the southern provinces.

The Proud Valley Trailer (1940)

06 April 1940

In a Welsh coal mining valley, a young man with a beautiful singing voice is called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice when a pit disaster threatens.

A Handful of Rice Trailer (1940)

01 April 1940

The prologue shows a Swedish home, where a family discusses what "a handful of rice" can mean. The action then moves to Thailand and shows the life of a Thai couple, Pó Chai and Mé Ying, and their lives of joy and hardship in the jungle growing rice.

Half A Sinner Trailer (1940)

05 April 1940

Although young and beautiful, schoolteacher Anne Gladden fears a dull future. She finally decides to take a walk on the wild side, splurging on some fashionable new clothes and setting off to find adventure.

They Were Twelve Women Trailer (1940)

16 April 1940

Early in the war, a group of women decide to help the soldiers in the war front. They enlist the help of the wealthy Madame Marion.

The Bear's Tale Trailer (1940)

13 April 1940

The Three Bears meets Little Red Riding Hood, told in the style of Tex Avery.

Ein Robinson Trailer (1940)

25 April 1940

Pals of the Silver Sage Trailer (1940)

21 April 1940

IMDb: Six-year-old Sugar Grey (Sugar Dawn) has inherited a ranch, which she will lose to her cousin Jeff Grey (Carleton Young) if a certain number of cattle aren't delivered on time.

Flash Gordon: Conquers the Universe Trailer (1940)

09 April 1940

A mysterious plague, the Purple Death, ravages the earth. Dr. Zarkov, investigating in his spaceship, finds a ship from planet Mongo seeding the atmosphere with dust.

Bullet Code Trailer (1940)

12 April 1940

Protecting himself in an attack by rustlers, Rancher Steve Holden believes he has killed one of the attackers, young Bud Mathews, who in reality has warned Holden of the rustlers' approach.

Forty Little Mothers Trailer (1940)

26 April 1940

An out-of-work professor gets a break from an old college buddy to teach at an exclusive girl's school.

Jailbirds Trailer (1940)

20 April 1940

Two convicts escape prison and get a job in a bakery. Their attempts to go straight are endangered by a third escaped convict.

Covered Wagon Days Trailer (1940)

22 April 1940

Stony Brooke, Rusty Joslin and Rico, the Three Mesquiteers, are returning from Mexico and are stopped at the border by Army officials, who are attempting to apprehend smugglers who are buying cheap silver in Mexico and smuggling it into the States, where they can take advantage of a silver stabilizing measure and sell it at a high price.

King of the Lumberjacks Trailer (1940)

12 April 1940

Outdoor drama about a newly-hired lumberjack discovering that his former girlfriend is now his new boss's wife.

Double or Nothing Trailer (1940)

19 April 1940

This short subject has a clever gimmick- the cast consists of doubles for noted actors and actresses. The plot has Lee Dixon hit on the head and imagining he is in a series of movie scenes. We see doubles for Deanna Durbin, Hugh Herbert (his brother Tom!

June Night Trailer (1940)

03 April 1940

A woman flees to avoid rumors of promiscuity, but is trailed by a reporter who wants to expose her dark past.

Shooting High Trailer (1940)

25 April 1940

A movie company making a film about a famous sheriff hires his grandson as a stand-in for the lead.

Der rettende Engel Trailer (1940)

19 April 1940

Dva týdny štěstí Trailer (1940)

13 April 1940

Curtain Call Trailer (1940)

18 April 1940

Two theatrical producers plan to get even with a demanding actress by tricking her into starring in the worst play they can find.

The Greyhound and the Rabbit Trailer (1940)

18 April 1940

It's basically a series of visual gags that takes place on a greyhound race track with the racers chasing a mechanical rabbit attached to a gate (though the rabbit seems lifelike, at least for a cartoon).

Porky's Poor Fish Trailer (1940)

26 April 1940

Porky Pig owns a fish store and goes out to lunch. After a cat is not having much success with a mouse, he goes into the fish store when Porky is away.

João Ratão Trailer (1940)

28 April 1940

João Ratão is one of many young Portuguese soldiers fighting in Flandres, France, during World War I.

The Postmaster Trailer (1940)

23 April 1940

When two russian captains of cavalry came to a German post station one of them recalls what happened long time ago.

It Must Be Love Trailer (1940)

05 April 1940

A Terrytoons cartoon released 5 April 1940.

Feuertaufe - Der Film vom Einsatz unserer Luftwaffe im polnischen Feldzug Trailer (1940)

04 April 1940

The Legend of the Luftwaffe began in Poland, the first victim of Hitler's blitzkrieg. Combat cameramen filmed the aerial campaign, showing preparations for flight, massive air strikes, and the appalling devastation wreaked upon Polish towns and armies.

Terry and the Pirates Trailer (1940)

12 April 1940

Dr. Herbert Lee (John Paul Jones), an archaeologist seeking to decipher ancient Mara inscriptions, is aided by his son, Terry (William Tracy), and Terry's pal, Pat Ryan (Jeff York), and Normandie Drake (Joyce Bryant).