Movie Trailers - December 1940

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Popular trailers for movies released in December 1940

Total trailers found: 106

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.

The Philadelphia Story Trailer (1940)

01 December 1940

Philadelphia heiress Tracy Lord throws out her playboy husband C.K. Dexter Haven shortly after their marriage.

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.

Night Train to Munich Trailer (1940)

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.

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 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?

Kitty Foyle Trailer (1940)

27 December 1940

Kitty Foyle, a hard-working white-collar girl from a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania low, middle-class family, meets and falls in love with young socialite Wyn Strafford but his family is against her.

Her First Romance Trailer (1940)

25 December 1940

Linda Strong, a bookish, frumpy co-ed, is invited to a formal dance as a sorority pledge initiation prank.

The Devil Bat Trailer (1940)

13 December 1940

Dr. Carruthers feels bitter at being betrayed by his employers, Heath and Morton, when they became rich as a result of a product he devised.

Santa Fe Trail Trailer (1940)

13 December 1940

As a penalty for fighting fellow classmates days before graduating from West Point, J.E.B. Stuart, George Armstrong Custer and four friends are assigned to the 2nd Cavalry, stationed at Fort Leavenworth.

Arizona Trailer (1940)

25 December 1940

Phoebe Titus is a tough, swaggering pioneer woman, but her ways become decidedly more feminine when she falls for California bound Peter Muncie.

Flight Command Trailer (1940)

27 December 1940

A rookie flyer, Ens. Alan Drake, joins the famous Hellcats Squadron right out of flight school in Pensacola.

Paradis perdu Trailer (1940)

13 December 1940

In pre-World Ward I in Paris, a budding artist, Pierre LeBlanc, falls in love and marries Janine, a dressmaker's assistant.

Spare a Copper Trailer (1940)

02 December 1940

George (George Formby) is an inept reserve policeman working in wartime Liverpool, who is chosen by a gang of Nazi saboteurs as the stooge for their planned destruction of the British battleship HMS Hercules.

Pony Post Trailer (1940)

01 December 1940

Atkins is the boss of one of the Pony Express relay stations. He has been causing trouble and is replaced with Cal Sheridan.

Michael Shayne: Private Detective Trailer (1940)

19 December 1940

Millionaire sportsman Hiram Brighton hires gumshoe Michael Shayne to keep his spoiled daughter Phyllis away from racetrack betting windows and roulette wheels.

Wunschkonzert Trailer (1940)

30 December 1940

German propaganda film spinning a story around the popular radio broadcast "Wunschkonzert".

Murder Over New York Trailer (1940)

13 December 1940

When Charlie's old friend from Scotland Yard is murdered when they attend a police convention in New York, Chan picks up the case he was working on.

Bowery Boy Trailer (1940)

28 December 1940

Dr. Tom O'Hara takes over a public clinic in New York's desperately poor Bowery section. Boy gangleader Sock Dolan resents Tom's interference in moving Sock's kid brother to a hospital, because Sock blames hospitals for his mother's death.

Behind the News Trailer (1940)

20 December 1940

As suggested by its title, Behind the News was a "stop the presses!" yarn set in a big-city newsroom.

Second Chorus Trailer (1940)

09 December 1940

Danny O'Neill and Hank Taylor are rival trumpeters with the Perennials, a college band, and both men are still attending college by failing their exams seven years in a row.

Love Thy Neighbor Trailer (1940)

27 December 1940

Capitalizing on the famous radio 'feud' between comedians Jack Benny and Fred Allen. The two stars play versions of themselves, constantly at each other's throats due to real and imagined slights.

The Texas Rangers Ride Again Trailer (1940)

13 December 1940

With thousands of cattle being rustled from White Sage ranch the 1930's Texas Rangers are called in. They manage to get one of their agents into the gang by making them think he is the Pecos Kid on the lam.

The Fargo Kid Trailer (1940)

06 December 1940

The Fargo Kid is mistaken for a killer and is hired to kill another man...

Chad Hanna Trailer (1940)

25 December 1940

Country boy joins a circus in the 1840s and falls in love with the bare-back rider. Later he falls in love with another circus runaway.

Cavalcade of Variety Trailer (1940)

31 December 1940

Peter Brough and Archie Andrews present a variety bill that includes Billy Cotton and his Band, Eve Becke, The Australian Air Aces, Bobbie 'Uke' Henshaw and Sam Barton.

Timur and His Team Trailer (1940)

31 December 1940

A story about a young boy Timur and his team who are living in a small Moscow suburb during the years before WWII.

Victory Trailer (1940)

21 December 1940

A hermit's idyllic life on an island is disturbed by the arrival of a bunch of cutthroats.

The Wildcat of Tucson Trailer (1940)

31 December 1940

When his brother Dave is put in jail, Bill Hickok returns to help him. Dave has been charged with attempted murder when the other man drew first.

Dark Streets of Cairo Trailer (1940)

01 December 1940

A rapid series of murders occurs when a professor disrupts a tranquil Egyptian tomb by removing some precious jewels.

Syncopated Sioux Trailer (1940)

30 December 1940

A Cartune short featuring Punchy.

The Green Hornet Strikes Again! Trailer (1940)

24 December 1940

Second serial featuring The Green Hornet and Kato.

Tarantella Trailer (1940)

31 December 1940

This new medium of expression is the Absolute Film. Here the artist creates a world of color, form, movement and sound in which the elements are in a state of controllable flux, the two materials (visual and aural) being subject to any conceivable interrelation and modification.

The Border Legion Trailer (1940)

05 December 1940

Wanted by the law in New York, Dr. Steve Kells heads west and arrives in an area controlled by an outlaw gang known as the Border Legion.

Mysterious Doctor Satan Trailer (1940)

13 December 1940

A mad scientist plots the domination of America and only the masked hero, The Copperhead, can stop him.

Rollin' Home to Texas Trailer (1940)

30 December 1940

This one starts differently but, in the end, it is another version of Robert Emmett Tansey's oft-used plot of "employing bad guys as good guys to help the good-good guys capture the bad-bad guys.

Neutral Port Trailer (1940)

06 December 1940

Neutral Port is a 1940 British war film directed by Marcel Varnel and starring Will Fyffe, Leslie Banks, Yvonne Arnaud, Phyllis Calvert and Wally Patch.

Trail of the Vigilantes Trailer (1940)

13 December 1940

A reporter goes undercover to break up an outlaw gang.

Tacoma Narrows Bridge Collapse Trailer (1940)

31 December 1940

The collapse of the bridge was recorded on film by Barney Elliott, owner of a local camera shop. The film shows Leonard Coatsworth leaving the bridge after exiting his car.

Wise Owl Trailer (1940)

05 December 1940

An owl seeking to add some meat to his dinner adopts several disguises to get into a party being held by some musical bats.

The Son of Monte Cristo Trailer (1940)

05 December 1940

In 1865, General Gurko Lanen is dictator of "Lichtenburg" in the Balkans. Rightful ruler Zona hopes to get aid from Napoleon III of France.

Misbehaving Husbands Trailer (1940)

20 December 1940

Marital comedy in which a department store mannequin is mistaken for "the other woman".

Give Us Wings Trailer (1940)

20 December 1940

Dead End Kids epic. The boys want desperately to fly, and get mixed up with crooked crop dusters, whose planes are flying deathtraps.

San Francisco Docks Trailer (1940)

25 December 1940

Longshoreman Johnny Barnes is in love with Kitty Tracy, barmaid at her father's waterfront saloon, and he beats up Cassidy, a crooked politician who has been annoying her.

Oath on the Burning Sands Trailer (1940)

25 December 1940

A Japanese army engineer (Hasegawa) on the mainland must put his personal feelings for a beautiful Chinese woman (Ri) aside if he is to succeed at building a highway through the "bandit"- (aka anti-Japanese militia-) infested hinterlands.

The Timid Toreador Trailer (1940)

20 December 1940

The bull makes short work of the matador, and then turns on Porky, a tamale vendor who wanders into the ring accidentally.

Comedy of Happiness Trailer (1940)

23 December 1940

Unser Fräulein Doktor Trailer (1940)

20 December 1940

Tørres Snørtevold Trailer (1940)

26 December 1940

Fiskerboy Tørres wants to become rich, so he can get revenge over Krøger, who has taken his family home.

San Giovanni decollato Trailer (1940)

12 December 1940

Mastr'Antonio Miciaccio caretaker and shoemaker is devoted to Saint John Beheaded and is trying to find out who has been stealing the oil that keeps the candle to the saint burning.

Billy the Kid's Gun Justice Trailer (1940)

27 December 1940

Escaping from the law once again, Billy, Fuzzy, and Jeff ride to the ranch of Jeff's uncle only to find another family living their.

The Snow Man Trailer (1940)

13 December 1940

A group of furry South Pole animals build a snow man. They begin to throw snowballs at it. This make him come to life and oh what a vengence he has.

Thundering Frontier Trailer (1940)

05 December 1940

After a handful of non-formula westerns, Charles Starrett returned to the mixture as before in Thundering Frontier.

Operette Trailer (1940)

20 December 1940

Operetta (German: Operette) is a 1940 musical film directed by Willi Forst and starring Forst, Maria Holst and Dora Komar.

Mrs. Ladybug Trailer (1940)

21 December 1940

A mother ladybug has too many children to handle, so she puts out an ad for a maid to help with the chores.

A szerelem nem szégyen Trailer (1940)

18 December 1940

La nuit merveilleuse Trailer (1940)

24 December 1940

Loops Trailer (1940)

31 December 1940

A short animation.