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Movie Release Year: 1940


Movie Book
And One Was Beautiful (1940) And One Was Beautiful (short story) / Miller , Alice Duer
Anne of Windy Poplars (1940) Anne of Windy Poplars / Montgomery, L.M.
Arizona (1940) Arizona / Kelland, Clarence Budington
Calling Philo Vance (1940) Kennel Murder Case, The / Van Dine, S.S.
Captain Caution (1940) Captain Caution: A Chronicle of Arundel / Roberts, Kenneth Lewis
Captain Is a Lady, The (1940) Old Lady Number 31 /
Chad Hanna (1940) Red Wheels Rolling / Edmonds, Walter D.
City for Conquest (1940) City for Conquest / Kandel, Aben
Cross-Country Romance (1940) Highway to Romance / Browne, Eleanor
Dark Command (1940) Dark Command / Burnett, W.R.
Drums of Fu Manchu (1940) Drums of Fu Manchu / Rohmer, Sax
Escape (1940) Escape / Stone, Grace Zaring
Five Little Peppers at Home (1940) Five Little Peppers and How They Grew / Sidney, Margaret
Five Little Peppers in Trouble (1940) Five Little Peppers and How They Grew / Sidney, Margaret
Flowing Gold (1940) Flowing Gold / Beach, Rex
Granny Get Your Gun (1940) Case of the Dangerous Dowager, The / Gardner, Erle Stanley
Grapes of Wrath, The (1940) Grapes of Wrath, The / Steinbeck, John
Green Archer, The (1940) Green Archer, The / Wallace, Edgar
Her First Romance (1940) Her Fathers Daughter / Stratton-Porter, Gene
House of the Seven Gables, The (1940) House of the Seven Gables, The / Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Howards of Virginia, The (1940) Tree of Liberty, The / Page, Elizabeth
I Love You Again (1940) I Love You Again / Cohen, Octavus Roy
It All Came True (1940) Better Than Life (short story) / Bromfield, Louis
Kitty Foyle (1940) Kitty Foyle / Morley, Christopher
Laddie (1940) Laddie: A True Blue Story / Stratton-Porter, Gene
Law and Order (1940) Saint Johnson / Burnett, W.R.
Letter, The (1940) Letter, The / Maugham, W. Somerset
Light of the Western Stars, The (1940) Light of the Western Stars, The / Grey, Zane
Little Orvie (1940) Little Orvie / Tarkington, Booth
Man from Dakota, The (1940) Arouse and Beware / Kantor, MacKinlay
Mark of Zorro, The (1940) Curse of the Capistrano, The (short story) / McCulley, Johnston
Michael Shayne: Private Detective (1940) Private Practice of Michael Shayne, The / Halliday, Brett
Mortal Storm, The (1940) Mortal Storm, The /
My Son, My Son! (1940) My Son, My Son! / Spring, Howard
North West Mounted Police (1940) Royal Canadian Mounted Police, The / Fetherstonhaugh, R.C.
Northwest Passage (1940) Northwest Passage / Roberts, Kenneth Lewis
One Night in the Tropics (1940) Love Insurance / Biggers, Earl Derr
Pinocchio (1940) Adventures of Pinocchio, The / Collodi, Carlo
Pride and Prejudice (1940) Pride and Prejudice / Austen, Jane
Primrose Path (1940) February Hill / Lincoln, Victoria
Rebecca (1940) Rebecca / Du Maurier, Daphne
River's End (1940) River's End, The / Curwood, James Oliver
Seventeen (1940) Seventeen: A Tale of Youth and Summer Time and the Baxter Family Especially William / Tarkington, Booth
Sky Bandits (1940) Renfrew Rides the Sky / Erskine, Laurie York
Strange Cargo (1940) Not Too Narrow - Not Too Deep / Sale, Richard
Swiss Family Robinson, The (1940) Swiss Family Robinson, The / Wyss, Johann David
They Drive by Night (1940) They Drive by Night /
Those Were the Days (1940) At Good Old Siwash /