List of Movies - 1940s


  • Jiang Yuan Nong
    She’s Got No Name is based on one of the most famous unsolved murder cases in China. Taking place in a bustling alleyway during the Japanese occupation of Shanghai in the 1940’s, the film centres on a wife, Zhan-Zhou (Zhang Zi...
    China  2024

  • In Liebe, Eure Hilde
    Berlin, 1942. The inconspicuous Hilde gradually finds her place in the resistance group which will come to be known as the 'Red Orchestra'. Hilde falls in love with Hans, flourishes and, in spite of the constant danger to her life...
    Germany  2024

  • Tratamos Demasiado Bien A Las Mujeres
    Remedios Buendía defends her homeland and will fight for it above all others. One fateful day in the fall of 1945, a group of maquis on the run has the bad idea of taking the post where Remedios, excited, tries on her wedding dre...
    Spain  2024

  • The New Look
    Available on Apple TV+
    TV Series (2024-). 1 Season. 10 Episodes. Starting during the German occupation of Paris, this emotionally thrilling series reveals the shocking story of how fashion icon Christian Dior and contemporaries like Balenciaga and Coco ...
    United States  2024

  • Cristóbal Balenciaga
    Available on Disney+
    6 Episodes. Balenciaga will tell the story of a man who dares to defy his social status as the son of a seamstress and a fisherman. Using his natural talent, constant work and sharp nose for business, spaniard Cristóbal Balenciag...
    Spain  2024

  • L'ultima Volta Che Siamo Stati Bambini
    After witnessing the death of a friend, a group of three youngsters go on a rescue mission. While trapped in the Second World War, they are buffeted by perilous adventures and a desire for independence that comes at a heavy price.
    Italy  2023

  • C'è Ancora Domani
    It is springtime and the whole family is in an uproar over the impending engagement of the beloved eldest daughter, Marcella, who, for her part, only hopes to quickly marry a nice middle-class boy, Giulio, and finally get rid of t
    Italy  2023

  • Stella. A Life.
    Stella, grows up in Berlin during the rule of the Nazi regime. She dreams of a career as a jazz singer, despite all the repressive measures she is forced to go into hiding with her parents in 1944, her life turns into a culpable t
    Germany  2023

  • Boston 1947
    A rousing tale of the Korean athletes who ran the 1947 Boston International Marathon, the first international marathon held since World War II.
    South Korea  2023

  • Gojira -1.0
    Japan, devastated after the end of World War II, enters into crisis after the appearance of an atomic monster.
    Japan  2023

  • Gyeongseong Creature
    Available on Netflix
    When sovereignty and human rights are taken away, these youth sacrifice their lives to achieve fundamental happiness. Jang Tae Sang is a wealthy man. Rather than being concerned about injustice, his life is most important to hi...
    South Korea  2023

  • Kimitachi Wa Dô Ikiru Ka
    The film depicts the psychological growth of a teenage boy through interactions with his friends and uncle.
    Japan  2023

  • A Haunting In Venice
    Available on Disney+
    In post-World War II Venice, Poirot, now retired and living in his own exile, reluctantly attends a seance, when one of the guests is murdered, it is up to the former detective to once again uncover the killer.
    United States  2023

  • Un Cel De Plom
    In 1945, Neus Català returns to France. While rebuilding her new life in freedom, she remembers the events of the previous year, when as a prisoner of the Nazis, she was sent to work in a factory producing military weapons.
    Spain  2023

  • Transatlantic
    Available on Netflix
    An American journalist who, during 13 months spent in France in 1940-41, managed to arrange safe passage out of France and on to the U.S. for more than 2,000 refugees who were in danger of losing their lives.
    United Kingdom  2023