Search results for "1939"
Birthright

Birthright

Birthright
IMDb: 6.1
75

A black Harvard graduate confronts racism.

Genre: Drama
Calling Dr. Kildare

Calling Dr. Kildare

Calling Dr. Kildare
IMDb: 6.3
86

Following an argument with his young protege, the curmudgeonly Dr. Gillespie dumps Jimmy Kildare in a street clinic, hoping to teach him a lesson. While working there Kildare meets pretty…

Genre: Drama
5th Ave Girl

5th Ave Girl

5th Ave Girl
IMDb: 6.8
83

A wealthy man hires a poor girl to play his mistress in order to get more attention from his neglectful family.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Bachelor Mother

Bachelor Mother

Bachelor Mother
IMDb: 7.6
82

Polly Parrish, a clerk at Merlin’s Department Store, is mistakenly presumed to be the mother of a foundling. Outraged at Polly’s unmotherly conduct, David Merlin becomes determined to keep the…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Confessions of a Nazi Spy

Confessions of a Nazi Spy

Confessions of a Nazi Spy
IMDb: 6.8
104

FBI agent Ed Renard investigates the pre-War espionage activities of the German-American Bund.

Genre: Drama, War
Four Wives

Four Wives

Four Wives
IMDb: 6.5
99

In this sequel to Four Daughters, Ann struggles to move on after the death of her husband as she falls in love with Felix, but on the day of her…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Hell’s Kitchen

Hell’s Kitchen

Hell’s Kitchen
IMDb: 6.5
81

A paroled convict’s efforts to improve conditions at a boys’ reform school alarm the school’s corrupt warden, who has been embezzling funds from the institution. He hatches a plan to…

Genre: Drama
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex

The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex

The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex
IMDb: 7.1
106

This period drama frames the tumultuous affair between Queen Elizabeth I and the man who would be King of England.

Miracles for Sale

Miracles for Sale

Miracles for Sale
IMDb: 6.2
71

A maker of illusions for magicians protects an ingenue likely to be murdered.

Genre: Crime, Mystery
Let’s Be Famous

Let’s Be Famous

Let’s Be Famous
IMDb: 5.6
83

An Irishman sets out to become famous as a singer on the radio. Due to a mix up he is instead entered as a contestant on a quiz show.

Genre: Comedy, Music
Lady of the Tropics

Lady of the Tropics

Lady of the Tropics
IMDb: 6.2
92

Playboy Bill Carey woos a half-caste beauty in French Indochina, but her second-class legal status makes a formidable barrier.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Lucky Night

Lucky Night

Lucky Night
IMDb: 6.2
82

Cora, an heiress who gives it all up for the excitement of looking for a job and living on her own, meets up with unemployed and flat broke Dick. The…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Stand Up and Fight

Stand Up and Fight

Stand Up and Fight
IMDb: 6.4
97

A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom.

They Made Me a Criminal

They Made Me a Criminal

They Made Me a Criminal
IMDb: 6.9
92

A boxer flees, believing he has committed a murder while he was drunk.

Genre: Crime, Drama
St. Louis Blues

St. Louis Blues

St. Louis Blues
IMDb: 6.5
92

A Broadway musical comedy star tires of the same old grind and flees the city. She runs into the skipper of a showboat who befriends her, and they make plans…

Genre: Comedy, Music
Beauty for the Asking

Beauty for the Asking

Beauty for the Asking
IMDb: 6.2
68

Denny breaks up with his fiancée Jean to marries wealthy Flora. When Jean is fired from her job she decides to market the face cream she invented. After sending it…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Three Texas Steers

Three Texas Steers

Three Texas Steers
IMDb: 5.8
56

Nancy Evans, lovely circus owner, has a ranch that she’s never visited, but for sentimental reasons won’t sell to Mike Abbott. Her partners, secretly in league with Abbott, sabotage the…

Genre: Western
Fric-Frac

Fric-Frac

Fric-Frac
IMDb: 7
105

An employee at a jewelry store falls in love with a woman who secretly plans to rob the store.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
IMDb: 8.1
129

Naive and idealistic Jefferson Smith, leader of the Boy Rangers, is appointed to the United States Senate by the puppet governor of his state. He soon discovers, upon going to…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Old Maid

The Old Maid

The Old Maid
IMDb: 7.6
95

The lives of two cousins are complicated by the return of an ex-boyfriend and an illegitimate child.

Genre: Drama
Stagecoach

Stagecoach

Stagecoach
IMDb: 7.9
96

A group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo, and learn something about each other in the process.

The Spy in Black

The Spy in Black

The Spy in Black
IMDb: 6.9
82

A German submarine is sent to the Orkney Isles in 1917 to sink the British fleet.

Genre: Thriller, War
Goodbye, Mr. Chips

Goodbye, Mr. Chips

Goodbye, Mr. Chips
IMDb: 7.9
114

A shy British teacher looks back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people who touched his life.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Young Mr. Lincoln

Young Mr. Lincoln

Young Mr. Lincoln
IMDb: 7.6
100

In this dramatized account of his early law career in Illinois, Abraham Lincoln is born into a modest log cabin, where he is encouraged by his first love, Ann Rutledge,…

Genre: Drama, History
Gulliver’s Travels

Gulliver’s Travels

Gulliver’s Travels
IMDb: 6.7
76

Gulliver washes ashore on Lilliput and attempts to prevent war between that tiny kingdom and its equally-miniscule rival, Blefiscu, as well as smooth the way for the romance between the…

Jamaica Inn

Jamaica Inn

Jamaica Inn
IMDb: 6.3
108

In coastal Cornwall, England, during the early 19th Century, a young woman who’s come there to visit her aunt, discovers that she’s married an inkeeper who’s a member of a…

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle
IMDb: 6.9
93

In 1911, minor stage comic, Vernon Castle meets the stage-struck Irene Foote. A few misadventures later, they marry and then abandon comedy to attempt a dancing career together. While they’re…

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
The Women

The Women

The Women
IMDb: 7.8
133

A happily married woman lets her catty friends talk her into divorce when her husband strays.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Beau Geste

Beau Geste

Beau Geste
IMDb: 7.6
112

Academy Award winners Gary Cooper and Ray Milland star along with Robert Preston in the epic adventure Beau Geste. When three brothers join the Foreign Legion to escape a troubled…

Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
The Rules of the Game

The Rules of the Game

The Rules of the Game
IMDb: 8
106

A weekend at a marquis’ country château lays bare some ugly truths about a group of haut bourgeois acquaintances.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Four Feathers

The Four Feathers

The Four Feathers
IMDb: 7.5
129

A disgraced officer risks his life to help his childhood friends in battle.

Drums Along the Mohawk

Drums Along the Mohawk

Drums Along the Mohawk
IMDb: 7.1
100

Albany, New York, 1776. After marrying, Gil and Lana travel north to settle on a small farm in the Mohawk River Valley, but soon their growing prosperity and happiness are…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Destry Rides Again

Destry Rides Again

Destry Rides Again
IMDb: 7.7
94

When a tough western town needs taming, the mild-mannered son of a hard-nosed sheriff gets the job.

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell
IMDb: 6.9
98

Alexander Graham Bell falls in love with deaf girl Mabel Hubbard while teaching the deaf and trying to invent means for telegraphing the human voice. She urges him to put…

Genre: Drama, History
Sea Scouts

Sea Scouts

Sea Scouts
IMDb: 6.9
8

Donald is an admiral on a seagoing voyage with his nephews in which they encounter a ravenous shark.

Genre: Animation
Midnight

Midnight

Midnight
IMDb: 7.9
94

An unemployed showgirl poses as Hungarian royalty to infiltrate Parisian society.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Idiot’s Delight

Idiot’s Delight

Idiot’s Delight
IMDb: 6.5
107

A group of disparate travelers are caught are thrown together in a posh Alpine hotel when the borders are closed at the start of WWII.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Beach Picnic

Beach Picnic

Beach Picnic
IMDb: 6.7
8

Donald Duck is at the beach and tries to ride a rubber horse. He notices Pluto sleeping at the shore and decides to have some fun with him by sending…

Genre: Animation
Society Dog Show

Society Dog Show

Society Dog Show
IMDb: 6.9
8

Rather out of place at a swanky dog show, Pluto flirts with Fifi, a dainty Pekingese. The judge orders Mickey and Pluto to leave, but when a fire breaks out…

Invisible Stripes

Invisible Stripes

Invisible Stripes
IMDb: 6.7
81

A gangster is unable to go straight after returning home from prison.

Genre: Crime, Drama