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1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year (2009)

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TV Movie | 69 min | Documentary

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Jul 2, 2009 (United States)

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Kenneth Branagh
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Leonard Maltin
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Thomas Schatz
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Scott Eyman
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Jeanine Basinger
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Molly Haskell
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George Cukor
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Joseph McBride
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Howard Hawks
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Richard B. Jewell
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Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
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Claire Trevor
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Fred Astaire
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8.3 / 10 | 237 votes