FilmsFatale Top 100 of the 1940s

  • The Red Shoes

    1

  • Citizen Kane

    2

  • Bicycle Thieves

    3

  • Casablanca

    4

  • Children of Paradise

    5

  • The Third Man

    6

  • Black Narcissus

    7

  • Double Indemnity

    8

  • Late Spring

    9

  • Ivan the Terrible, Part I

    10

  • The Magnificent Ambersons

    11

  • Gaslight

    12

  • A Matter of Life and Death

    13

  • It's a Wonderful Life

    14

  • The Silence of the Sea

    15

  • Out of the Past

    16

  • Rome, Open City

    17

  • Notorious

    18

  • The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp

    19

  • White Heat

    20

  • The Great Dictator

    21

  • Record of a Tenement Gentleman

    22

  • A Letter to Three Wives

    23

  • His Girl Friday

    24

  • Germany Year Zero

    25

  • Rebecca

    26

  • The Heiress

    27

  • Brief Encounter

    28

  • Drunken Angel

    29

  • The Philadelphia Story

    30

  • Fantasia

    31

  • The Grapes of Wrath

    32

  • Day of Wrath

    33

  • Dance, Girl, Dance

    34

  • Ossessione

    35

  • Letter from an Unknown Woman

    36

  • Panic

    37

  • The Shop Around the Corner

    38

  • The Maltese Falcon

    39

  • Stray Dog

    40

  • The Big Sleep

    41

  • The Last Stage

    42

  • To Be or Not to Be

    43

  • Meet Me in St. Louis

    44

  • The Lost Weekend

    45

  • Le Corbeau

    46

  • Suspicion

    47

  • Bambi

    48

  • Shoeshine

    49

  • Odd Man Out

    50

  • The Lady Eve

    51

  • Hamlet

    52

  • The Woman in the Window

    53

  • Beauty and the Beast

    54

  • Cat People

    55

  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

    56

  • Spring in a Small Town

    57

  • La Terra Trema

    58

  • The Children Are Watching Us

    59

  • Kind Hearts and Coronets

    60

  • The Lady from Shanghai

    61

  • Great Expectations

    62

  • Rainbow

    63

  • They Live by Night

    64

  • Sullivan's Travels

    65

  • Detour

    66

  • Paisan

    67

  • Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne

    68

  • Red River

    69

  • All the King's Men

    70

  • Gilda

    71

  • Jour de Fête

    72

  • Miracle on 34th Street

    73

  • Laura

    74

  • The Great Madcap

    75

  • Monsieur Verdoux

    76

  • The Reckless Moment

    77

  • Adam's Rib

    78

  • Aniki-Bóbó

    79

  • Leave Her to Heaven

    80

  • A Canterbury Tale

    81

  • Pastoral Symphony

    82

  • The Ox-Bow Incident

    83

  • Pinocchio

    84

  • The Diary of a Chambermaid

    85

  • Death Is a Caress

    86

  • I Walked with a Zombie

    87

  • Henry V

    88

  • Sorrows and Joys of a Middle-Aged Man

    89

  • The Killers

    90

  • There Was a Father

    91

  • Mrs. Miniver

    92

  • Yankee Doodle Dandy

    93

  • Spellbound

    94

  • How Green Was My Valley

    95

  • Enamorada

    96

  • Four Steps in the Clouds

    97

  • The Uninvited

    98

  • The Best Years of Our Lives

    99

  • Shadow of a Doubt

    100