Movie Trailers - May 1939

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Popular trailers for movies released in May 1939

Total trailers found: 89

Jamaica Inn Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

In Cornwall, around 1800, a young woman discovers that she's living near a gang of criminals who arrange shipwrecks for profit.

Only Angels Have Wings Trailer (1939)

15 May 1939

Geoff Carter (Cary Grant) is the head of a crumbling air freight service in desperate need of a replacement pilot.

Union Pacific Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

One of the last bills signed by President Lincoln authorizes pushing the Union Pacific Railroad across the wilderness to California.

Donald's Cousin Gus Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

Donald's cousin Gus Goose arrives unexpectedly. Despite the note from his mother saying "he don't eat much," he's soon eating Donald out of house and home.

It's a Wonderful World Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

Detective Guy Johnson's client, Willie Heywood, is framed for murder. While Guy hides him so he can catch the real killer, both of them are nabbed by the police, tried, convicted and sentenced to jail: Guy for a year with Willie to be executed.

Blind Alley Trailer (1939)

11 May 1939

A gangster takes a doctor and his family hostage.

Confessions of a Nazi Spy Trailer (1939)

06 May 1939

FBI agent Ed Renard investigates the pre-War espionage activities of the German-American Bund.

The Sun Never Sets Trailer (1939)

31 May 1939

When Clive Randolph finally returns "home" from Gold Coast colony, younger brother John baulks at following the family Colonial Service tradition.

Sorority House Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

A young girl begins to wonder if she really fits into the upper-class sorority she's trying to join.

Hollywood Hobbies Trailer (1939)

03 May 1939

Two starstruck movie fans hire a tour guide and see a plethora of Hollywood stars.

Man of Conquest Trailer (1939)

15 May 1939

The story of Sam Houston, hero of the Texas revolution, statesman, and first president of the Republic of Texas.

Hotel Imperial Trailer (1939)

11 May 1939

It is the fate of a small frontier town, adjoining the no-man's-land where the Russians and Austrians are fighting out one of the final campaigns of World War I, to be occupied one day by the Russians, the next by the Austrians, and the inhabitants soon acquire a complacent view of the changing allegiances.

Exile Express Trailer (1939)

27 May 1939

Spies will not stop at murder in their attempts to wrest a secret formula for a deadly poison away from American scientists.

Flying 55 Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

Bill Urquhart, a young wastrel disinherited by his father, tries to get a job as a jockey – just about the only thing he’s really good at.

Captain Fury Trailer (1939)

26 May 1939

An Irish convict sentenced to hard labor in Australia escapes into the outback, and organizes a band of fellow escapees to fight a corrupt landlord.

The Kid From Kokomo Trailer (1939)

23 May 1939

Fast-talking promoter Pat O'Brien and his loyal sidekick Edward Brophy, aided by bubble-dancer Joan Blondell and elderly shoplifter May Robson, attempt to turn strapping but naive hayseed Wayne Morris into a championship prizefighter.

I Killed the Count Trailer (1939)

06 May 1939

Scotland Yard Detective Inspector Davidson is trying to determine who murdered the much-hated Count Matton.

Panama Lady Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

A weary dance-hall girl in a Panama saloon hooks up with a rough-and-tumble oil driller, who takes her to his oil-field in the jungle to show her what "real" life is like.

Missing Daughters Trailer (1939)

22 May 1939

The Missing Daughters of the title are innocent young girls who've been led astray by seedy dance-hall operator Lucky Rogers.

Chasing Danger Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

When American newsreel cameraman stationed in Paris is sent to cover an Arab rebellion he finds a financier presumed dead but actually fomenting desert warfare.

Lucky Night Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

Schizophrenic writing dominates "Lucky Night," a 1939 film starring Robert Taylor and Myrna Loy. Loy is Cora, an heiress who gives it all up for the excitement of looking for a job and living on her own; she meets up with unemployed and flat broke Dick (Taylor).

Code of the Secret Service Trailer (1939)

27 May 1939

Secret Service agents try to solve the theft of treasury banknote plates.

Outside These Walls Trailer (1939)

04 May 1939

Walen plays Dan Sparling, a convicted embezzler who becomes editor of his prison newspaper. After serving out his sentence, he sets up an independent newspaper devoted to attacking corruption in public life, encountering various difficulties due to his being an ex-con and opposition from the incumbent administration.

Three Texas Steers Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

Nancy Evans, lovely circus owner, has a ranch that she's never visited, but for sentimental reasons won't sell to Mike Abbott.

Wolf Call Trailer (1939)

22 May 1939

A spoiled New York playboy learns the values of life when he's sent by his father to work in a rural mining community in Canada.

Bridal Suite Trailer (1939)

26 May 1939

A carefree playboy with an aversion to marriage falls for a lass he meets in the French Alps.

What Happens at Night Trailer (1939)

29 May 1939

As night falls, the metal-rooster on the weather vane comes to life and, winging his way to an old mill, rouses a scarecrow and a swarm of bug en-route.

The World Will Shake Trailer (1939)

10 May 1939

In this sci-fi film, a scientist invents a prescient machine that can tell people when they will die

The Gorilla Trailer (1939)

26 May 1939

When an escaped circus gorilla appears to have gone on a murderous rampage, a threatened attorney calls on the detective trio of Garrity, Harrigan and Mullivan to act as bodyguards.

Blue Montana Skies Trailer (1939)

03 May 1939

Gene Autry follows a clue written on a rock by his murdered partner and discovers a fur smuggling operation near the Canadian border.

A Gentleman's Gentleman Trailer (1939)

17 May 1939

A valet thinks his master is a murder, and tries a little blackmail.

Mandrake the Magician Trailer (1939)

06 May 1939

Mandrake and his team attempt to prevent "The Wasp" from stealing and using a new Radium invention.

Dead Men Tell No Tales Trailer (1939)

10 May 1939

Le dernier tournant Trailer (1939)

17 May 1939

Le Dernier tournant (aka The Last Turning) is a 1939 French drama film directed by Pierre Chenal, written by Charles Spaak and Henri Torrès, based on novel "The Postman Always Rings Twice" by James M.

Some Like It Hot Trailer (1939)

18 May 1939

Nicky Nelson is a fast-talking sideshow barker with a wax-and-alive concession on Atlantic City's boardwalk.

Thugs with Dirty Mugs Trailer (1939)

06 May 1939

Killer and his gang are robbing every bank in town in numerical order, except they skip the 13th National Bank.

Unmarried Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

Helen Twelvetrees stars in this romantic drama.

Kdybych byl tátou Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

The Chump Takes a Bump Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

A Charley Chase short, produced at Columbia.

A Color Print of Edo Trailer (1939)

10 May 1939

The Color Print of Edo is a 1939 black and white Japanese silent film with benshi accompaniment directed by Kazuo Mori.

The Mikado Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

In a mythical Japan, Ko-Ko, a cheap tailor, has been appointed Lord High Executioner and must find someone to execute before the arrival of the ruling Mikado.

Torchy Runs for Mayor Trailer (1939)

13 May 1939

Torchy conducts a one woman campaign against a corrupt mayor and crime boss, and when the reform candidate is murdered, she takes up the banner.

Movie-Mania Trailer (1939)

08 May 1939

Dave Apollon is a one-man production staff, who puts on a stage show as writer, director, producer, bandleader, art director, and other jobs.

The Missing People Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

27 well-to-do people have all vanished under similar circumstances. J.G. Reeder, an elderly gentleman who fancies himself a detective, decides to investigate the matter.

Salonwagen E 417 Trailer (1939)

04 May 1939

In a transport museum, the items on display begin to tell their stories. Most interesting is the history of the Pullman car.

Baby Daze Trailer (1939)

18 May 1939

Edgar starts out in a non-unfamiliar grumpy mood and tells some people off obnoxiously, then becomes overcome with joy and kindheartedness when he discovers that his wife is about to have a baby.

Die Stimme aus dem Äther Trailer (1939)

09 May 1939

Enoken's Kurama Tengu Trailer (1939)

21 May 1939

The legendary ninja Kurama Tengu (Enoken) uses his superhuman powers to help free a band of street urchins from their Fagin-like master.

Radio Hams Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

A "Pete Smith Specialty" - a fairly serious look at radio hams in the usual jokey format. Shows aircraft using morse code.

Sweepstakes Winner Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

A scatterbrained waitress invests her inheritance in a broken-down race horse and a sweepstakes ticket.

Boys' Reformatory Trailer (1939)

01 May 1939

A tough street kid takes the rap for a burglary committed by the son of his foster family and is sent to a boys reformatory, where the inmates are under the thumb of corrupt guards and a brutal prison doctor.

They Asked For It Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

In this crime drama, the owner and chief editor of a newspaper gets together with two college pals and begins looking into the strange death of an old hermit who lived on the fringe of town.

Le château des 4 obèses Trailer (1939)

24 May 1939

Sons of Liberty Trailer (1939)

20 May 1939

Set during the American Revolution, this colorful 2 reel short tells the story of Haym Salomon, American patriot and financier of the American Revolution.

Moon Over Harlem Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

Hardworking Minnie (Cora Green) marries "Dollar" Bill (Bud Harris) a shady gambler after her money and her attractive daughter, Sue (Izanetta Wilcois).

Moving Vanities Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

Leon Errol moves because of a rent increase.

Rose of Washington Square Trailer (1939)

05 May 1939

A Roaring '20s singer (Alice Faye) becomes a Ziegfeld Follies star as her criminal husband (Tyrone Power) gets deeper in trouble.

Boy Friend Trailer (1939)

19 May 1939

A cop pretends to be a crook in order to catch a gang of outlaws. The bad guys run a night club as a front.

The Wise Mother in Law Trailer (1939)

30 May 1939

The feisty boss of a chain of cafes wants to push the youngest of her daughters off on a husband, who would be well-suited to take over the business one day.

Musical Mountaineers Trailer (1939)

12 May 1939

Betty Boop runs out of gas in Feud County, and wins over the initially hostile hillbillies with her dancing.