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Movie Mirrors Index

Best Movies of 1942

Movie Mirrors

by Sanderson Beck

Movie Mirrors Introduction

Abbreviations
 Title

Min.

c S M H P V En Ed
 Across the Pacific 97   6  5  7  7 7  6  5
 All Through the Night 107   6  6  5  6  6  6  5
 Always In My Heart 92   5  3  5      6  5
 Andy Hardy's Double Life 92  b 4 5    5 5 6 6
 Bambi 70  c 8 8 9 8  7  8
 Big Street, The 88  b 5 5 5 4 5  6  6
 Black Swan, The 85  c 6 6 7 6 6  6  5
 Captains of the Clouds 118  c 6 6 4 5 5  6  5
 Casablanca 103  b 8 8 8 9 8  9  8
 Cat People 73  7 6 6 7 6  6  5
 Desperate Journey 108  b 5 6 6 4 5  6  5
 First of the Few, The (Spitfire) 119  b 6 6 6  6  6
 Flying Tigers 102  b 7 6 4 4 5  6  5
 For Me and My Gal 104  b 6 5 7 5 5  6  5
 Gentleman Jim 104  b 6 7 6 8 7  7  6
 George Washington Slept Here 91  b 6 5 4 5 6  6  5
 Glass Key, The 85  b 6 7 6 7 6  6  5
 Holiday Inn 101  b 8 7 6 7 6  6  5
 I Married a Witch 76  b 5 6 7 6 6  6  5
 In This Our Life 97  b 5 6 6 6 5  6  6
 In Which We Serve 114  b 8 8 8 9 7  7  7
 Joan of Paris 92  b 7 7 4 3 6  6 5
 Journey for Margaret 81  b 6 6 5 5 6  6  6
 Jungle Book 106  c 4 6 5 7 4  6  6
 Keeper of the Flame 101  b 6 6 5 7 5  6  6
 Kid Glove Killer 74  b 6 6 5      6  6
 Kings Row 127  b 8 7 8 9 6  6  6
 Larceny, Inc. 95  b 6 7 4   5  6  5
 Magnificent Ambersons, The 88  b 8 8 8 9 8  6  7
 Magnificent Dope, The 83  b 6 6 4    6  7
 Major and the Minor, The 100  b 6 7 6   7  6  5
 Male Animal, The 101  b 7 7 5      6  7
 Man Who Came to Dinner, The 112  b 7 7 7 9 7  7  6
 Mrs. Miniver 134  b 7 7 6 7 8  8  8
 My Gal Sal 103  c 6 6 5      6  5
 Now, Voyager 117  b 8 7 7 6 7  6  7
 Once Upon a Honeymoon 115  b 5 5 5 4 5  6  5
 One of Our Aircraft Is Missing 103  b 7 7 8 7 7  6  6
 Orchestra Wives 98  b 6 5 6 5 6  6  5
 Palm Beach Story, The 88  b 8 7 7 7 6  7  6
 Penn of Pennsylvania 88   b  6  4  4  3    6  8
 Pride of the Yankees, The 128  b 7 8 5 9 7  8  8
 Random Harvest 126  b 6 7 7 7 6  6  5
 Reap the Wild Wind 124  c 6 6 6 6 5  6  5
 Road to Morocco 82  b 6 6 6 6 7  6  5
 Saboteur 108  b 6 6 7 8 6  6  5
 Somewhere I'll Find You 108  b 6 5 5 7 6  6  5
 Son of Fury 98  b 6 6 5 7 6  6  5
 Spoilers, The 87  b 6 5 6 7 6  6  5
 Take a Letter, Darling 92  b 5 6 6      6 5
 Tales of Manhattan 118  b 6 6 6 8 6  6 6
 Talk of the Town, The 116  b 5 8 7 7 6  7 7
 Tarzan's New York Adventure 71  b 6 5 4 6 5  6 5
 Tennessee Johnson 102  b 7 5 5      6 7
 This Gun for Hire 80  b 7 6 7 7 7  6 5
 Thunder Rock 107  b 7 6 7  6  7
 To Be Or Not To Be 99  b 8 7 8 8 7  7 8
 Tortilla Flat 99  b 4 6 5 6 6  6 6
 Tuttles of Tahiti 91  b 6 6 4 5 6  6 5
 Wake Island 88  b 6 6 5 7 6  6 6
 Woman of the Year 114  b 7 7 9 8  7 7
 Yankee Doodle Dandy 125  b 7 8 7 9 8  8 8
 You Were Never Lovelier 97  b 7 7 5 7 7  6 5

Abbreviations
b = black and white
c = color
S = Scheuer's rating
M = Maltin's rating
H = Halliwell's rating
P = Martin & Porter's rating
V = Videohound's rating
En = Beck's entertainment value
Ed = Beck's educational value

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