1941 Top Ten List

  • The Lady Eve (Preston Sturges)
  • Citizen Kane (Orson Welles)
  • Sullivan's Travels (Preston Sturges)
  • Ball of Fire (Howard Hawks)
  • Dumbo (Ben Sharpsteen)
  • The Maltese Falcon (John Huston)
  • The 47 Ronin, Part I (Kenji Mizoguchi)
  • The Sea Wolf (Michael Curtiz)
  • They Died With Their Boots On (Raoul Walsh)
  • Hold Back the Dawn (Mitchell Leisen)
  • Additional 1941 Films By Rating

  • Three Girls About Town (Leigh Jason)
  • Here Comes Mr. Jordan (Alexander Hall)
  • Western Union (Fritz Lang)
  • Major Barbara (Gabriel Pascal)
  • The Devil and Daniel Webster (William Dieterle)
  • How Green Was My Valley (John Ford)
  • Tobacco Road (John Ford)
  • The Little Foxes (William Wyler)
  • The Shanghai Gesture (Josef von Sternberg)