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Top Ten Songs of 1940

  1. When The Swallows Come Back To Capistrano - Ink Sp
  2. Frenesi - Artie Shaw
  3. I'll Never Smile Again - Tommy Dorsey
  4. Body and Soul - Coleman Hawkins
  5. Ma (He's Making Eyes at Me) - Dick Robertson
  6. Only Forever - Bing Crosby
  7. Tuxedo Junction - Glenn Miller
  8. How High the Moon
  9. Ballad For Americans - Paul Robeson
  10. Blueberry Hill - Glenn Miller

Top Movies of 1940

  • All This, and Heaven Too (Warner Bros.)
  • Foreign Correspondent (Walter Wanger; United Artists)
  • The Grapes of Wrath (Twentieth Century-Fox)
  • The Great Dictator (Charles Chaplin Productions; United Artists)
  • Kitty Foyle (RKO Radio)
  • The Letter (Warner Bros.)
  • The Long Voyage Home (Argosy-Wanger; United Artists)
  • Our Town (Sol Lesser; United Artists)
  • The Philadelphia Story (MGM)
  • Rebecca (Selznick International Pictures, United Artists)
*Best Picture of the 1940