Wednesday, December 7

1942 Awards

1942 Awards, All Movie Awards, Children's, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, Newbery Medal

1942 Newbery Medal – Children’s Winner and Nominees

1942 Newbery Medal - Children's WinnerThe Matchlock GunWalter D. Edmonds...Amazon1942 Newbery Medal - Children's NomineesDown Ryton WaterEva Roe GagginAmazonGeorge Washington's WorldGenevieve FosterAmazonIndian Captive: the Story of Mary JemisonLois LenskiAmazonLittle Town on the PrairieLaura Ingalls WilderAmazon
1942 Awards, All Movie Awards, Best Actor, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1942 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor Winner and Nominees

1942 New York Film Critics Circle Awards - Best Actor WinnerYankee Doodle DandyJames CagneyThe life of the renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer, and singer George M. Cohan.Amazon1942 New York Film Critics Circle Awards - Best Actor NomineesCasablancaHumphrey BogartAmazonRandom HarvestRonald ColmanAmazonThe Man Who Came to DinnerMonty WoolleyAmazonWake IslandBrian DonlevyAmazon
1942 Awards, All Movie Awards, Best Actor, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review

1942 National Board of Review – Best Actor Winner and Nominees

1942 National Board of Review - Best Actor Winner49th ParallelAnton WalbrookA World War II U-boat crew are stranded in northern Canada. To avoid internment, they must make their way to the border and get into the still-neutral U.S.AmazonAcross the PacificSydney GreenstreetIn December 1941, ex-army captain Rick Leland boards a Japanese ship heading to Asia via the Panama Canal where his Japanese hosts show interest in the American defense plans for the canal zone.AmazonFor Me and My GalGene KellyTwo vaudeville performers fall in love, but find their relationship tested by the arrival of WWI.AmazonH.M. Pulham, Esq.Charles CoburnA man who lived his life as he was was told he should, not as he would have chosen to, is brought out of his shell by a beautiful young woman.AmazonH.M. Pulham, Esq.R...
1942 Awards, All Movie Awards, Best Actress, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review

1942 National Board of Review – Best Actress Winner and Nominees

1942 National Board of Review - Best Actress Winner49th ParallelGlynis JohnsA World War II U-boat crew are stranded in northern Canada. To avoid internment, they must make their way to the border and get into the still-neutral U.S.AmazonIn This Our LifeHattie McDanielThe day before her wedding, a pampered young woman absconds with her sister's husband; in retaliation, her sister begins seeing the woman's former fiancé.AmazonJourney for MargaretMargaret O'BrienAn American newspaperman and his wife, caught in the London blitz, lose their unborn child in an air raid. Outraged, they visit a shelter for homeless children where they fall in love with ...AmazonKings RowAnn SheridanThe dark side and hypocrisy of provincial American life is seen through the eyes of five children as they grow to adu...
1942 Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review, Top Documentaries

1942 National Board of Review – Top Documentaries Winner and Nominees

1942 National Board of Review - Top Documentaries WinnerAnzacs in ActionThe contributions of Australia and New Zealand to the war effort to defeat the Japanese in the Pacific Theater is highlighted.AmazonMoscow Strikes BackAmazonNative LandPaul Robeson narrates a mix of dramatizations and archival footage about the bill of rights being under attack during the 1930s by union busting corporations, their spies and contractors. ...Amazon
1942 Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review, Top Ten Films

1942 National Board of Review – Top Ten Films Winner and Nominees

1942 National Board of Review - Top Ten Films WinnerIn Which We ServeThis "story of a ship", the British destroyer H.M.S. Torrin, is told in flashbacks by survivors as they cling to a life raft.AmazonJourney for MargaretAn American newspaperman and his wife, caught in the London blitz, lose their unborn child in an air raid. Outraged, they visit a shelter for homeless children where they fall in love with ...AmazonMrs. MiniverA British family struggles to survive the first months of World War II.AmazonOne of Our Aircraft Is MissingWhen Nazi anti-aircraft fire damages a British bomber, its crew bails out and seeks help from the Dutch underground.AmazonSullivan's TravelsA director of escapist films goes on the road as a hobo to learn about life, which gives him a rude awakening.AmazonThe Maj...
1942 Awards, All Movie Awards, Best Actress, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1942 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actress Winner and Nominees

1942 New York Film Critics Circle Awards - Best Actress WinnerThe Magnificent AmbersonsAgnes MooreheadThe spoiled young heir to the decaying Amberson fortune comes between his widowed mother and the man she has always loved.Amazon1942 New York Film Critics Circle Awards - Best Actress NomineesMrs. MiniverGreer GarsonAmazonWoman of the YearKatharine HepburnAmazon