Movie Trailers - October 1940

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Popular trailers for movies released in October 1940

Total trailers found: 95

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.

Knute Rockne All American Trailer (1940)

05 October 1940

The story of legendary Notre Dame football player and coach Knute Rockne.

Christmas in July Trailer (1940)

18 October 1940

An office clerk loves entering contests in the hopes of someday winning a fortune and marrying the girl he loves.

Angels Over Broadway Trailer (1940)

02 October 1940

Small-time businessman Charles Engle is threatened with exposure for embezzling $3,000 for his free-spending wife.

Untamed Trailer (1940)

04 October 1940

A courageous doctor braves a fierce blizzard in the Canadian wilderness to save a remote community from a deadly epidemic.

North West Mounted Police Trailer (1940)

22 October 1940

Texas Ranger Dusty Rivers ("Isn't that a contradiction in terms?", another character asks him) travels to Canada in the 1880s in search of Jacques Corbeau, who is wanted for murder.

Seven Sinners Trailer (1940)

25 October 1940

Beautiful chanteuse 'Bijou' (Marlene Dietrich) cascades through Malaysia's ports of call eventually landing in a handsome lieutenant's lap.

Quicker'n a Wink Trailer (1940)

12 October 1940

In this Pete Smith Specialty, Dr. Harold E. Edgerton demonstrates stroboscopic photography, which he helped develop.

Blondie Plays Cupid Trailer (1940)

31 October 1940

The Bumstead family is off to see relatives in the country when Blondie runs into Charlie and Millie, an eloping couple needing her help.

The Shining Path Trailer (1940)

07 October 1940

Tanya Morozova, an illiterate but industrious textile factory worker, finds happiness through her education and the Stakhanovite movement.

A Dispatch from Reuter's Trailer (1940)

19 October 1940

German Julius Reuter (Edward G. Robinson) sends 19th-century news by carrier pigeon and then by wire, founding a news agency.

Too Many Girls Trailer (1940)

08 October 1940

Mr Casey's daughter, Connie, wants to go to Pottawatomie College and without her knowledge he sends four football players as her bodyguards.

Wagon Train Trailer (1940)

04 October 1940

In his first starring Western for RKO, young Tim Holt must not only carry on his father's freight business but also hunt down his murderer.

Dulcy Trailer (1940)

04 October 1940

A dizzy young woman aranges to turn her inventor-boyfriend's vacation into a chance meeting with a possible investor who happens to be her brother's future father-in-law.

They Knew What They Wanted Trailer (1940)

19 October 1940

When visiting San Francisco, Tony Patucci, a ageing winegrower from the Napa Valley, sees waitress Amy Peters and falls in love.

Down Argentine Way Trailer (1940)

11 October 1940

An American girl on vacation in Argentina falls for a wealthy racehorse owner.

Mexican Spitfire Out West Trailer (1940)

29 October 1940

Dennis heads west to work on an important business deal minus the Mexican Spitfire, Carmelita. His hot-tempered spouse decides to surprise him, but ends up as the surprised one when she sees him with another woman.

From Mayerling to Sarajevo Trailer (1940)

10 October 1940

An Austrian prince's doomed love affair with a Czech countess sparks turmoil across Europe.

No Census, No Feeling Trailer (1940)

04 October 1940

The stooges get jobs as census takers and wind up in a fancy mansion looking for people to survey. Moe and Larry are recruited to join a bridge game, while Curly adds Alum to the lemonade.

Young Bill Hickok Trailer (1940)

21 October 1940

Bill Hickok, assisted by Calamity Jane, is after a foreign agent and his guerrilla band who are trying to take over some western territory just as the Civil War is coming to a close.

Trailing Double Trouble Trailer (1940)

10 October 1940

When Moreland's henchman attack Bob Horner the Range Busters break it up. Horner dies but they get the baby Moreland was after.

Third Finger, Left Hand Trailer (1940)

11 October 1940

Magazine editor Margot Merrick pretends to be married in order to avoid advances from male colleagues.

Holiday Highlights Trailer (1940)

11 October 1940

Blackout gags about the holidays. New Year's (the baby speaks to us). Valentine's Day, Washington Day, etc.

The Green Archer Trailer (1940)

25 October 1940

Columbia's 12th serial of 57 total (following 1940's "Deadwood Dick" and ahead of 1941's "White Eagle") is another of director's James Horne's "classics" where he evidently figured that the same reactions that served him well in Laurel and Hardy films would work well in action serials where he has all hands, heroes and villains alike, doing some kind of over-the top "take", no matter the situation.

The Door with Seven Locks Trailer (1940)

12 October 1940

This early British horror film was called "Chamber of Horrors" when it was released in the United States.

Tugboat Annie Sails Again Trailer (1940)

26 October 1940

Two rival tugboat captains compete for local business.

The Flying Squad Trailer (1940)

12 October 1940

Inspector Bradley of Scotland Yard is on the trail of the murderous ringleader of a smuggling organization in London.

The Homeless Flea Trailer (1940)

12 October 1940

A flea settles into a new dog.

West of Abilene Trailer (1940)

20 October 1940

Frontiersman Tom Garfield (Starrett) and his pals endeavor to save their land from the clutches of slimy easterner Forsyth (Don Beddoe).

Prehistoric Porky Trailer (1940)

11 October 1940

Caveman Porky awakens and plays with his pet Rover, a massive dinosaur. After Rover's playfulness causes a disruption to the prehistoric peace and quiet, Porky's copy of "Expire" magazine arrives in the mail, filled with ads for fashionable new bearskins.

The Gay Caballero Trailer (1940)

04 October 1940

The Cisco Kid and his buddy Gordito arrive in town and learn that Cisco is supposedly dead. Not only that: Before his death, he is believed to have attempted to steal Susan Wetherby's land.

Hit Parade of 1941 Trailer (1940)

14 October 1940

In this musical, the second entry in a five-film series, a thrift shop owner sells his business and buys a small time radio station.

Cherokee Strip Trailer (1940)

10 October 1940

Richard Dix stars as Dave Morrell, the new marshal of Goliath, Oklahoma. Immediately upon arrival, Morrell finds himself at odds with banker Coy Barrett (Victor Jory), who is actually the leader of all local criminal activities.

Hazajáró lélek Trailer (1940)

28 October 1940

King for a Day Trailer (1940)

17 October 1940

Gabby has a letter to deliver to the king of Lilliput; when he arrives, the king is in the bath and Gabby tries on the royal robe.

Meat and Romance Trailer (1940)

29 October 1940

A young doctor and his home economics expert sister teach us about the benefits of meat.

The Quarterback Trailer (1940)

15 October 1940

A comedy featuring Morris in a dual role as a dumb twin and a star football player, and a smart twin studying to become a college professor.

The Villain Still Pursued Her Trailer (1940)

11 October 1940

Victorian melodrama gets a big send-up in this spoof production of the old play "The Drunkard; or, The Fallen Saved.

Melody and Moonlight Trailer (1940)

10 October 1940

Jane Frazee made her starring film debut in the Republic B-plus musical Melody and Moonlight. The plot is motivated by the show-biz aspirations of bellboy Danny O'Brien (Johnny Downs).

Hullabaloo Trailer (1940)

25 October 1940

A professional golfer who has become a businessman for his fiancee helps a vagrant get a job and ends up losing his own.

Four Shall Die Trailer (1940)

15 October 1940

Helen Fielding, heir to the fortunes of the late millionaire Roger Fielding, Sr., has broken off her relationship with the unscrupulous Lew Covey to pursue a romance with reporter Bill Summers.

A Little Bit of Heaven Trailer (1940)

10 October 1940

A child from the New York tenements sings on a radio quiz show and is eventually hired to a big-bucks contract, which allows her and her family to move into a posh apartment, with all the usual problems that accompany sudden wealth.

Ôhinata-mura Trailer (1940)

30 October 1940

Garrison Follies Trailer (1940)

19 October 1940

A comedy film directed by Maclean Rogers

El jefe máximo Trailer (1940)

01 October 1940

A 1940 film directed by Fernando de Fuentes.

The Old Swimmin' Hole Trailer (1940)

21 October 1940

Teenager Betty Elliott has decided to take over the business and social affairs of her father Doc Elliott.

I'm Nobody's Sweetheart Now Trailer (1940)

31 October 1940

In this low-budget musical, two sets of politically ambitious parents attempt to pair up their youngsters who unfortunately despise each other and only pretend to like each other to please their parents.

Musical Story Trailer (1940)

23 October 1940

Talented cabbie with aspirations as a singer spends afterhours practicing with an amateur opera company, ignoring his sweetheart, the femme cab dispatcher.

Ein Leben lang Trailer (1940)

11 October 1940

Mystery Sea Raider Trailer (1940)

26 October 1940

June McCarthy has unwittingly aided an undercover Nazi naval officer with acquiring a "mother ship" for German submarines in the Atlantic.

Just a Cute Kid Trailer (1940)

05 October 1940

When he has to pay a debt to a fearsome money lender, a man accepts the help of a friend who takes him to a scientist where he can sell his body, but things get worse than expected.

Der Herr im Haus Trailer (1940)

03 October 1940

Vi tre Trailer (1940)

19 October 1940

Kristina and Sture is married and has a little baby boy, Olle. Sture is an architect and while he is struggling with his business, his wife Kristina gets lonesome and starts to get take an interest in Sture's Norwegian architect colleague, Arne Ranck.

Hombre o demonio Trailer (1940)

17 October 1940

A 1940 film.

Drums of the Desert Trailer (1940)

06 October 1940

On his way to a post as special adviser of the new parachute troops of the French Foreign Legion in Morocco, Paul Dumont meets the beautiful Helene on the ship.

Meine Tochter lebt in Wien Trailer (1940)

03 October 1940

Der dunkle Punkt Trailer (1940)

25 October 1940

1940 German film.

Sneak, Snoop and Snitch Trailer (1940)

24 October 1940

Spies Sneak, Snoop and Snitch try to sneak up on the king while he is sleeping in order to steal some riches.

Amore di ussaro Trailer (1940)

08 October 1940

Ritorno Trailer (1940)

10 October 1940