Movie Releases by Score

Pinocchio 1.

Pinocchio

February 23, 1940 | Passed
A living puppet, with the help of a cricket as his conscience, must prove himself worthy to become a real boy.
Metascore:
99
User Score:
8.1
Gone with the Wind 2.

Gone with the Wind

January 17, 1940 | TV-PG
A Southern belle struggles with the devastation of the Civil War and Reconstruction. This classic won 8 Academy Awards, including Best Picture.
Metascore:
97
User Score:
8.5
The Shop Around the Corner 3.

The Shop Around the Corner

January 12, 1940 | Passed
Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand each other, without realizing that they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.
Metascore:
96
User Score:
8.7
The Grapes of Wrath 4.

The Grapes of Wrath

March 15, 1940 | Approved
A poor Midwest family is forced off their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.
Metascore:
96
User Score:
8.9
Fantasia 5.

Fantasia

November 13, 1940 | Approved
A collection of animated interpretations of great works of Western classical music.
Metascore:
96
User Score:
8.5
Of Mice and Men 6.

Of Mice and Men

January 12, 1940 | Approved
Two itinerant migrant workers, one mentally disabled and the other his carer, take jobs as ranch hands during the Great Depression to fulfill their shared dream of owning their own ranch.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
tbd
Foreign Correspondent 7.

Foreign Correspondent

August 16, 1940 | TV-PG
On the eve of WW2, a young American reporter tries to expose enemy agents in London.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
tbd
Rebecca 8.

Rebecca

April 12, 1940 | Approved
A self-conscious woman juggles adjusting to her new role as an aristocrat's wife and avoiding being intimidated by his first wife's spectral presence.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.4
Pride and Prejudice 9.

Pride and Prejudice

July 26, 1940 | Passed
Mr. and Mrs. Bennet have five unmarried daughters, and Mrs. Bennet is especially eager to find suitable husbands for them. When the rich single gentlemen Mr. Bingley and Mr. Darcy come to live nearby, the Bennets have high hopes. But pride, prejudice, and misunderstandings all combine to complicate their relationships and to make happiness difficult.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
tbd
Remember the Night 10.

Remember the Night

January 19, 1940 | Passed
A shoplifter and her prosecutor fall in love, creating tensions for his career and family.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
tbd

Titles with fewer than 7 critic reviews are excluded.