Movie Trailers - January 1940

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Popular trailers for movies released in January 1940

Total trailers found: 179

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.

The Shop Around the Corner Trailer (1940)

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.

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.

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.

Music in My Heart Trailer (1940)

04 January 1940

A chorus girl engaged to a millionaire falls for the star of her latest musical.

Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet Trailer (1940)

03 January 1940

True story of the doctor who considered it was not immoral to search for a drug that would cure syphillis.

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.

The Fighting 69th Trailer (1940)

27 January 1940

Although loudmouthed braggart Jerry Plunkett alienates his comrades and officers, Father Duffy, the regimental chaplain, has faith that he'll prove himself in the end.

You Nazty Spy! Trailer (1940)

19 January 1940

In this satire of the Nazis the stooges are paperhangers in the country of Moronica. When evil cabinet ministers overthrow the king, they decide to make Moe the new ruler as he'll be stupid enough to follow their orders.

Remember the Night Trailer (1940)

19 January 1940

An assistant D.A. takes a shoplifter home with him for Christmas.

The Invisible Man Returns Trailer (1940)

12 January 1940

The owner of a coal mining operation, falsely imprisoned for fratricide, takes a drug to make him invisible, despite its side effect: gradual madness.

The Fatal Hour Trailer (1940)

15 January 1940

When a police officer is murdered, Captain Street looks to Mr. Wong to catch the killer. Prime Suspect: Frank Belden Jr.

Grandmother Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

"Grandmother" is a highly romanticized autobiographical novel by a Czech 19th century writer, Bozena Nemcova.

The Shadow Trailer (1940)

05 January 1940

The Shadow battles a villain known as The Black Tiger, who has the power to make himself invisible and is trying to take over the world with his death ray.

Beyond Tomorrow Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

Three ghosts try to help two young lovers whom they knew when alive.

Dr. Li and the Mummy Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

While outside in a hotel garden at night, Miss Tang runs into a vampire. Mr. Li tries to find out if it's real or not.

Danger Ahead Trailer (1940)

22 January 1940

The Royal Mounties are called in when one of the armored cars owned by Maxwell, containing a gold shipment, disappears with driver George Hill suspected of trying to get away with the gold.

Victims of Lust Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

Directed by Muhsin Ertugrul.

The Lone Wolf Strikes Trailer (1940)

26 January 1940

Delia Jordan's father is murdered and some very valuable jewelry stolen. She hires The Lone Wolf.

L'assedio dell'Alcazar Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

Directed by Augusto Genina.

Cavalcade of Love Trailer (1940)

17 January 1940

Cavalcade D'Amour is divided into three sections, each depicting a romance occurring within the walls of the Chateau de Champs.

Nothing But Pleasure Trailer (1940)

19 January 1940

To save money, Buster and his wife decide to drive to Detroit to buy a new car, then drive it home.

Congo Maisie Trailer (1940)

19 January 1940

Maisie gets lost in a jungle in Africa and the jungle of romance. The African jungle has snakes, crocodiles and witch doctors.

Emergency Squad Trailer (1940)

05 January 1940

Betty Bryant is an ambitious newspaper reporter in love with Dan Barton, a member of a big-city Emergency Squad who are trained to deal with riots, cave-in, explosions, fires and other emergencies where lives are at stake.

The Girl in Blue Trailer (1940)

26 January 1940

A painting of a girl from another time comes to life for it's buyer in this costume comedy.

The Miracle of Sound Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

A New Romance of Celluloid: The Miracle of Sound is a 1940 short documentary film, presented and directed by MGM sound engineer Douglas Shearer and narrated by Frank Whitbeck, which goes behind the scenes to look at how the sound portion of a talking picture is created.

Kronans käcka gossar Trailer (1940)

15 January 1940

New explosives will be demonstrated for the military authorities, but some shady characters looking to steal it to sell it to a foreign power.

Dots Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

Experimental short film in which color patches are painted directly on film boxes

Green Hell Trailer (1940)

26 January 1940

A group of adventurers head deep into a South American jungle in search of ancient Incan treasure.

City of Chance Trailer (1940)

13 January 1940

Texas girl (Bari) goes to New York, becomes a newspaper reporter, and tries to get her gambler boyfriend (Woods) to come home.

He Married His Wife Trailer (1940)

19 January 1940

Race horse owner pays so much attention to business he winds up divorced from his wife. His alimony payments are so steep he plots with his lawyer to get her married off.

The Green Hornet Trailer (1940)

08 January 1940

A newspaper publisher and his Korean servant fight crime as vigilantes who pose as a notorious masked gangster and his aide.

Alfalfa's Double Trailer (1940)

20 January 1940

The title of this one-reel Our Gang comedy is explained when Gang member Carl "Alfalfa" Switzer comes face to face with his wealthy lookalike Cornelius (also played by Switzer).

Something for Nothing Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

Rube Goldberg Machine

The Saint's Double Trouble Trailer (1940)

26 January 1940

Reformed jewel thief Simon Templar lands in hot water when a look-alike smuggles stolen goods out of Egypt.

China Nights Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

Wartime propaganda filmed by the Japanese in occupied China, Shirley Yamaguchi portrays an orphan rescued from the streets by a kindly Japanese merchant marine officer.

Wolf of New York Trailer (1940)

23 January 1940

A New York attorney defends a young man with a criminal past who has been accused of murdering a police inspector.

The Earl of Chicago Trailer (1940)

05 January 1940

A Chicago bootlegger (Robert Montgomery) goes to England with his lawyer (Edward Arnold) to claim his estate as the Earl of Gorley.

Feldzug in Polen Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

The first blitzkrieg, Hitler's invasion of Poland, is traced in this original Nazi propaganda film from 1940.

Big Band: Artie Shaw & Duke Ellington Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

Savor the sounds of big band jazz and swing with this compendium of live performance clips from some of the genre's most legendary musicians.

Brother Rat and a Baby Trailer (1940)

13 January 1940

Three comrades graduate from Viriginia Military Institute. Bing has a chance to return to VMI as a football coach.

Achtung! Feind hört mit! Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

This is the war and everybody in Germany should beware : the enemy is listening. One family in particular had better be even more careful than the average citizen of the Reich : the Kettwigs.

Der ewige Quell Trailer (1940)

18 January 1940

The farmers on the Lohhof, the largest farm in the area, are well known all around and have the highest prestige amongst their peers, not the least, because they never suffer any shortage of water.

The Family Björck Trailer (1940)

20 January 1940

The Björcks are an ordinary middle-class family in a large Stockholm apartment with with two children, Greta and Ville.

Hänsel und Gretel Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

Aurat Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

The 1940 Hindi film Aurat can rightly be described as Mehboob Khan’s domestic saga that details the pathetic plight of a mother.

Hay que educar a Niní Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

Directed by Luis César Amadori.

Chasing Trouble Trailer (1940)

30 January 1940

A delivery boy for a flower shop, who thinks of himself as an amateur detective, finds out that his boss is mixed up with a foreign espionage ring.

Spring Offensive Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

Documentary short by Humphrey Jennings

The Fishing Bear Trailer (1940)

19 January 1940

Barney's going fishing, but just as he's getting ready to hook a whole school of trout, a rather persistent duck keeps getting in the way.

Das Abenteuer geht weiter Trailer (1940)

23 January 1940

Abbandono Trailer (1940)

10 January 1940

Venice Film Festical 1940

High School Trailer (1940)

26 January 1940

A teenager who's been raised and home-schooled at her father's Texas ranch must adjust to her new surroundings and being with other students when she's sent to a San Antonio high-school.

Die missbrauchten Liebesbriefe Trailer (1940)

01 January 1940

Menaces... Trailer (1940)

11 January 1940

"Menaces" deals with the months before WW2 in a hotel :t he fear of the impending war never leaves the guests of an hotel in Paris.

Diamond Queen Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

Directed by Homi Wadia.

The Old South Trailer (1940)

20 January 1940

Chronicle of the importance of cotton to the economy and culture of the American South.

British Intelligence Trailer (1940)

29 January 1940

During WWI pretty German master spy Helene von Lorbeer is sent undercover to London to live with the family of a high-placed British official where she is to rendezvous with the butler Valdar, also a spy, and help him transmit secret war plans back to Germany.

Unfaithful Eckehart Trailer (1940)

25 January 1940

An exchanged suitcase and a burglary with an actress give occasions to whirl a family with daughters-in-law and brides hard in a mess.

The Fox of Glenarvon Trailer (1940)

02 January 1940

A German propaganda film about the fictional Irish county of Glenarvon, somewhere in the northwest of Galway, which tells the story of Gloria Grandison, the Irish wife of the local British magistrate, who falls in love with an Irish freedom fighter and leaves her husband for him.