1938 Movies Page

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0 Bringing Up Baby (1938) Bringing Up Baby genre Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, Family, Romance Bringing Up Baby tell story about " While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard, Baby." Bringing Up Baby directed by: Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles, Walter Catlett
1 A Christmas Carol (1938) A Christmas Carol genre Not Rated | 69 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy A Christmas Carol tell story about " On Christmas Eve, an old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by the spirit of his former partner, Jacob Marley. The deceased partner was in his lifetime as mean and miserly as Scrooge ... See full summary » " A Christmas Carol directed by: Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Reginald Owen, Gene Lockhart, Kathleen Lockhart, Terry Kilburn
2 The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) The Adventures of Robin Hood genre PG | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Romance The Adventures of Robin Hood tell story about " When Prince John and the Norman Lords begin oppressing the Saxon masses in King Richard's absence, a Saxon lord fights back as the outlaw leader of a rebel guerrilla army." The Adventures of Robin Hood directed by: Directors: Michael Curtiz, William Keighley | Stars: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone, Claude Rains
3 Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) Angels with Dirty Faces genre Approved | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir Angels with Dirty Faces tell story about " A priest tries to stop a gangster from corrupting a group of street kids." Angels with Dirty Faces directed by: Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan
4 You Can t Take It with You (1938) You Can't Take It with You genre Approved | 126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance You Can't Take It with You tell story about " A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family." You Can't Take It with You directed by: Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Lionel Barrymore, Edward Arnold
5 The Lady Vanishes (1938) The Lady Vanishes genre Not Rated | 96 min | Mystery, Thriller The Lady Vanishes tell story about " While traveling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train." The Lady Vanishes directed by: Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, May Whitty
6 Holiday (1938) Holiday genre Approved | 95 min | Comedy, Romance Holiday tell story about " A young man falls in love with a girl from a rich family. His unorthodox plan to go on holiday for the early years of his life is met with skepticism by everyone except for his fiancée's eccentric sister and long-suffering brother." Holiday directed by: Director: George Cukor | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan, Lew Ayres
7 Pygmalion (1938) Pygmalion genre Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance Pygmalion tell story about " A Victorian dialect expert makes a bet that he can teach a cockney flower girl to speak proper English and pass as a lady in high society." Pygmalion directed by: Directors: Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard | Stars: Leslie Howard, Wendy Hiller, Wilfrid Lawson, Marie Lohr
8 Love Finds Andy Hardy (1938) Love Finds Andy Hardy genre Passed | 91 min | Comedy, Romance Love Finds Andy Hardy tell story about " Andy's girlfriend Polly is planning to spend Christmas at her grandmother's, which puts a kink in his plans to take her to the country club Christmas party. He agrees (for a fee) to pretend... See full summary » " Love Finds Andy Hardy directed by: Director: George B. Seitz | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Lewis Stone, Fay Holden
9 Jezebel (1938) Jezebel genre Approved | 104 min | Drama, Romance Jezebel tell story about " In 1850s Louisiana, a free-spirited Southern belle loses her fiancé due to her stubborn vanity and pride, and vows to win him back." Jezebel directed by: Director: William Wyler | Stars: Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, George Brent, Margaret Lindsay
10 Boys Town (1938) Boys Town genre Passed | 107 min | Biography, Drama Boys Town tell story about " Against all odds Father Flanagan starts "Boys' Town" after hearing a convict's story. Whitey Marsh comes there. He runs away but, hungry, returns. He runs away again but, when friend Pee ... See full summary » " Boys Town directed by: Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Mickey Rooney, Henry Hull, Leslie Fenton
11 Algiers (1938) Algiers genre Unrated | 96 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance Algiers tell story about " Beautiful Gaby meets a romantic jewel thief in the mysterious Casbah." Algiers directed by: Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Charles Boyer, Hedy Lamarr, Sigrid Gurie, Joseph Calleia
12 Alexander Nevsky (1938) Alexander Nevsky genre Not Rated | 112 min | Action, Biography, Drama Alexander Nevsky tell story about " The story of how a great Russian prince led a ragtag army to battle an invading force of Teutonic Knights." Alexander Nevsky directed by: Directors: Sergei M. Eisenstein, Dmitriy Vasilev | Stars: Nikolay Cherkasov, Nikolai Okhlopkov, Andrei Abrikosov, Dmitriy Orlov
13 Vivacious Lady (1938) Vivacious Lady genre Approved | 90 min | Comedy, Romance Vivacious Lady tell story about " A professor marries a nightclub singer, much to the consternation of his family and friends back home." Vivacious Lady directed by: Director: George Stevens | Stars: Ginger Rogers, James Stewart, James Ellison, Beulah Bondi
14 Blondie (1938) Blondie genre Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Family Blondie tell story about " In this first of the Blondie series, Dagwood loses his job on the eve of his and Blondie's fifth wedding anniversary." Blondie directed by: Director: Frank R. Strayer | Stars: Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Daisy
15 The Human Beast (1938) The Human Beast genre Not Rated | 100 min | Crime, Drama The Human Beast tell story about " In this classic adaptation of Emile Zola's novel, a tortured train engineer falls in love with a troubled married woman who has helped her husband commit a murder." The Human Beast directed by: Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Jean Gabin, Julien Carette, Simone Simon, Fernand Ledoux
16 Of Human Hearts (1938) Of Human Hearts genre Passed | 103 min | Drama, Western Of Human Hearts tell story about " This is a story about family relationships, set in the time before and during the American Civil War. Ethan Wilkins is a poor and honest man who ministers to the human soul, while his son ... See full summary » " Of Human Hearts directed by: Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: Walter Huston, James Stewart, Beulah Bondi, Guy Kibbee
17 Port of Shadows (1938) Port of Shadows genre Approved | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Romance Port of Shadows tell story about " A military deserter finds love and trouble (and a small dog) in a smoky French port city." Port of Shadows directed by: Director: Marcel Carné | Stars: Jean Gabin, Michel Simon, Michèle Morgan, Pierre Brasseur
18 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer genre Approved | 91 min | Family, Adventure The Adventures of Tom Sawyer tell story about " Tom Sawyer and his pal Huckleberry Finn have great adventures on the Mississippi River, pretending to be pirates, attending their own funeral and witnessing a murder." The Adventures of Tom Sawyer directed by: Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Tommy Kelly, Jackie Moran, Ann Gillis, May Robson
19 The Shopworn Angel (1938) The Shopworn Angel genre Passed | 85 min | Drama, Romance, War The Shopworn Angel tell story about " Shortly after the United States enters World War I in 1917, a Broadway actress agrees to let a naive soldier court her in order to impress his friends, but a real romance soon begins." The Shopworn Angel directed by: Director: H.C. Potter | Stars: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Walter Pidgeon, Hattie McDaniel
20 Sidewalks of London (1938) Sidewalks of London genre Approved | 85 min | Comedy Sidewalks of London tell story about " On the sidewalks of the London theater district the buskers (street performers) earn enough coins for a cheap room. Charles, who recites dramatic monologues, sees that a young pickpocket, ... See full summary » " Sidewalks of London directed by: Director: Tim Whelan | Stars: Charles Laughton, Vivien Leigh, Rex Harrison, Larry Adler
21 The Dawn Patrol (1938) The Dawn Patrol genre Not Rated | 103 min | War, Drama The Dawn Patrol tell story about " British flying aces in World War I contend with the harsh realities of war." The Dawn Patrol directed by: Director: Edmund Goulding | Stars: Errol Flynn, Basil Rathbone, David Niven, Donald Crisp
22 Marie Antoinette (1938) Marie Antoinette genre Passed | 149 min | Biography, Drama, History Marie Antoinette tell story about " The tragic life of Marie Antoinette, who became queen of France in her late teens." Marie Antoinette directed by: Directors: W.S. Van Dyke, Julien Duvivier | Stars: Norma Shearer, Tyrone Power, John Barrymore, Robert Morley
23 Carefree (1938) Carefree genre Passed | 83 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance Carefree tell story about " A psychiatrist agrees to hypnotize his friend's girlfriend in order to convince her to accept his proposals of marriage, but she ends up falling for the psychiatrist instead." Carefree directed by: Director: Mark Sandrich | Stars: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Ralph Bellamy, Luella Gear
24 Bluebeard s Eighth Wife (1938) Bluebeard's Eighth Wife genre Passed | 85 min | Comedy, Romance Bluebeard's Eighth Wife tell story about " After learning her multi-millionaire fiancé has already been married and divorced seven times, the daughter of a penniless marquis decides to tame him." Bluebeard's Eighth Wife directed by: Director: Ernst Lubitsch | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Gary Cooper, Edward Everett Horton, David Niven
25 Room Service (1938) Room Service genre Approved | 78 min | Comedy Room Service tell story about " A penniless theatrical producer must outwit the hotel efficiency expert trying to evict him from his room, while securing a backer for his new play." Room Service directed by: Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Lucille Ball
26 Test Pilot (1938) Test Pilot genre Passed | 119 min | Drama, Romance Test Pilot tell story about " Jim is a test pilot. His wife Ann and best friend Gunner try their best to keep him sober. But the life of a test pilot is anything but safe." Test Pilot directed by: Director: Victor Fleming | Stars: Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracy, Lionel Barrymore
27 Der wei e Tiger (1938) Der weiße Tiger genre Approved | 61 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller Der weiße Tiger tell story about " A young-stiff-upper-lipped British officer, Robert Rogers writes a book about a white tiger and sacrifices of native girls by the Sakai tribe in Malaya. But the critics ridicule the book. ... See full summary » " Der weiße Tiger directed by: Director: Clyde E. Elliott | Stars: Colin Tapley, Jayne Regan, Mamo Clark, Herbert De Souza
28 The Terror of Tiny Town (1938) The Terror of Tiny Town genre Approved | 62 min | Western The Terror of Tiny Town tell story about " An evil gunslinging midget comes to terrorize the good little people of Tiny Town. The townspeople organize to defeat him, and zany antics ensue" The Terror of Tiny Town directed by: Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: Billy Curtis, Yvonne Moray, 'Little Billy' Rhodes, Billy Platt
29 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1938) Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm genre Approved | 81 min | Comedy, Drama, Family Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm tell story about " Rebecca's Uncle Harry leaves her with Aunt Miranda who forbids her to associate with show people. But neighbor Anthony Kent is a talent scout who secretly set it up for her to broadcast." Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm directed by: Director: Allan Dwan | Stars: Shirley Temple, Randolph Scott, Jack Haley, Gloria Stuart
30 Merrily We Live (1938) Merrily We Live genre Passed | 95 min | Comedy, Romance Merrily We Live tell story about " Dizzy society matron Emily Kilbourne has a habit of hiring ex-cons and hobos as servants. Her latest find is a handsome "tramp" who shows up at her doorstep and soon ends up in a ... See full summary » " Merrily We Live directed by: Director: Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: Constance Bennett, Brian Aherne, Alan Mowbray, Billie Burke
31 The Citadel (1938) The Citadel genre Passed | 110 min | Drama The Citadel tell story about " Andrew Manson, a young, enthusiastic doctor takes his first job in a Welsh mining town, and begins to wonder at the persistent cough many of the miners have. When his attempts to prove its ... See full summary » " The Citadel directed by: Director: King Vidor | Stars: Robert Donat, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Richardson, Rex Harrison
32 Hotel du Nord (1938) Hotel du Nord genre 16 | 83 min | Drama, Romance Hotel du Nord tell story about " A young couple, Renee and Pierre, take one night a room at the Hotel du Nord, in Paris, near the canal Saint-Martin. They want to die together, but after having shooted at Renee, Pierre ... See full summary » " Hotel du Nord directed by: Director: Marcel Carné | Stars: Annabella, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Louis Jouvet, Arletty
33 Sex Madness (1938) Sex Madness genre 57 min | Drama Sex Madness tell story about " Philanthropist Paul Lorenz is one of the more public faces in the fight against behavior that spreads the many "social diseases", such as syphilis and gonorrhea. An example of such behavior... See full summary » " Sex Madness directed by: Director: Dwain Esper | Stars: Vivian McGill, Rose Tapley, Al Rigali, Mark Daniels
34 Unashamed A Romance (1938) Unashamed: A Romance genre 66 min | Drama, Romance Unashamed: A Romance tell story about " Rae Lane entices her workaholic boss to come to a nudist camp in the hopes of winning his heart. Things go swimmingly, until attractive and pert blond Barbara captures his attention." Unashamed: A Romance directed by: Director: Allen Stuart | Stars: Rae Kidd, Robert Stanley, Lucille Shearer, Emily Todd
35 Child Bride (1938) Child Bride genre 62 min | Drama Child Bride tell story about " Schoolteacher in a rural community campaigns to stop the practice of older men marrying young, underage girls." Child Bride directed by: Director: Harry Revier | Stars: Shirley Mills, Bob Bollinger, Warner Richmond, Diana Durrell
36 The Young in Heart (1938) The Young in Heart genre Approved | 90 min | Comedy, Drama The Young in Heart tell story about " Thrown out of the Riviera, a family of grifters meets a lonely, vulnerable rich old woman and insinuate themselves into her life while they sponge off her." The Young in Heart directed by: Directors: Richard Wallace, Lewis Milestone, Gilbert Pratt, Richard Thorpe | Stars: Janet Gaynor, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Roland Young, Billie Burke
37 The Baker s Wife (1938) The Baker's Wife genre Not Rated | 97 min | Comedy, Drama The Baker's Wife tell story about " In this little Provencal village, a new baker, Aimable, settles down. His wife Aurelie is beautiful and much younger than he. She departs with a shepherd the night after Aimable produces ... See full summary » " The Baker's Wife directed by: Director: Marcel Pagnol | Stars: Raimu, Ginette Leclerc, Fernand Charpin, Robert Vattier
38 Alexander s Ragtime Band (1938) Alexander's Ragtime Band genre Approved | 106 min | Drama, Musical, Romance Alexander's Ragtime Band tell story about " This send-up of ragtime song and dance begins in 1915 San Francisco when society boy Roger Grant decides to pursue popular rather than serious music." Alexander's Ragtime Band directed by: Director: Henry King | Stars: Tyrone Power, Alice Faye, Don Ameche, Ethel Merman
39 Three Comrades (1938) Three Comrades genre Passed | 98 min | Drama, Romance Three Comrades tell story about " A love story centered around the lives of three young German soldiers in the years following World War I. Their close friendship is strengthened by their shared love for the same woman who ... See full summary » " Three Comrades directed by: Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Robert Taylor, Margaret Sullavan, Franchot Tone, Robert Young
40 The Cowboy and the Lady (1938) The Cowboy and the Lady genre Approved | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance The Cowboy and the Lady tell story about " A lonely socialite masquerades as a maid and meets an unpretentious, plain-spoken cowboy who is unaware of her true identity." The Cowboy and the Lady directed by: Directors: H.C. Potter, Stuart Heisler, William Wyler | Stars: Gary Cooper, Merle Oberon, Patsy Kelly, Walter Brennan
41 The Mad Miss Manton (1938) The Mad Miss Manton genre Approved | 80 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery The Mad Miss Manton tell story about " When the murdered body discovered by beautiful, vivacious socialite Melsa Manton disappears, police and press label her a prankster until she proves them wrong." The Mad Miss Manton directed by: Director: Leigh Jason | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Sam Levene, Frances Mercer
42 Mr Wong Detective (1938) Mr. Wong, Detective genre Passed | 69 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama Mr. Wong, Detective tell story about " When a chemical manufacturer is killed after asking detective James Wong to help him, Wong investigates this and two subsequent murders. He uncovers a international spy ring hoping to steal... See full summary » " Mr. Wong, Detective directed by: Director: William Nigh | Stars: Boris Karloff, Grant Withers, Maxine Jennings, Evelyn Brent
43 The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938) The Big Broadcast of 1938 genre Passed | 91 min | Animation, Comedy, Musical The Big Broadcast of 1938 tell story about " The Bellows family causes comic confusion on an ocean liner, with time out for radio-style musical acts." The Big Broadcast of 1938 directed by: Directors: Mitchell Leisen, James P. Hogan | Stars: W.C. Fields, Martha Raye, Dorothy Lamour, Shirley Ross
44 The Adventures of Marco Polo (1938) The Adventures of Marco Polo genre Passed | 104 min | Adventure, Biography, Romance The Adventures of Marco Polo tell story about " Adventurer Marco Polo travels to China, where he finds the Emperor Kublai Khan, court intrigue, danger, and unexpected love." The Adventures of Marco Polo directed by: Directors: Archie Mayo, John Cromwell | Stars: Gary Cooper, Sigrid Gurie, Basil Rathbone, George Barbier
45 The Buccaneer (1938) The Buccaneer genre Approved | 126 min | Adventure, History The Buccaneer tell story about " Semi-fictional account of pirate Jean Lafitte's involvement in the War of 1812." The Buccaneer directed by: Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Fredric March, Franciska Gaal, Akim Tamiroff, Margot Grahame
46 Too Hot to Handle (1938) Too Hot to Handle genre Passed | 107 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama Too Hot to Handle tell story about " Two rival newsreel photographers join forces to find the an aviatrix's missing brother, who has disappeared in the Amazon rainforest." Too Hot to Handle directed by: Director: Jack Conway | Stars: Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, Walter Pidgeon, Walter Connolly
47 The Baroness and the Butler (1938) The Baroness and the Butler genre Approved | 80 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance The Baroness and the Butler tell story about " A butler gets elected to the Hungarian parliament where he opposes his master's government." The Baroness and the Butler directed by: Director: Walter Lang | Stars: William Powell, Annabella, Helen Westley, Henry Stephenson
48 Listen Darling (1938) Listen, Darling genre Passed | 75 min | Comedy, Drama, Family Listen, Darling tell story about " To stop Pinkie's mother Dottie from marrying a man they know she does not love, Pinkie and her friend Buzz kidnap her in the family trailer to live a life on the open road without worries ... See full summary » " Listen, Darling directed by: Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Judy Garland, Freddie Bartholomew, Mary Astor, Walter Pidgeon
49 The Sisters (1938) The Sisters genre Approved | 99 min | Drama The Sisters tell story about " Three daughters of a small town pharmacist undergo trials and tribulations in their problematic marriages between 1904 and 1908." The Sisters directed by: Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Errol Flynn, Bette Davis, Anita Louise, Ian Hunter