Search results for "1938"
A Slight Case of Murder

A Slight Case of Murder

A Slight Case of Murder
IMDb: 7.1
85

Former bootlegger Remy Marco has a slight problem with forclosing bankers, a prospective son-in-law, and four hard-to-explain corpses.

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Career

Career

Career
IMDb: 4.9
106

One day, a theater company to Iron Creek. In the city’s steel mills meet the young actress Monika young Erik. The love between them is from the very clear but…

Genre: Drama
Sirocco

Sirocco

Sirocco
IMDb: 6.9
100

Town trollop Safia, much against her better judgment, falls in love with Matteo, a beggar and mystic in the native quarter of Sirocco. She flees to France, first as the…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
La Marseillaise

La Marseillaise

La Marseillaise
IMDb: 7.1
135

A film about the early part of the French Revolution, shown from the eyes of the citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course, the king Louis XVI,…

Genre: Drama, History
Blockade

Blockade

Blockade
IMDb: 5.7
85

A simple peasant is forced to take up arms to defend his farm during the Spanish Civil War. Along the way he falls in love with a Russian girl whose…

Genre: Drama, War
Crime School

Crime School

Crime School
IMDb: 6.6
85

Deputy Commissioner of Correction Mark Braden finds a reform school in terrible condition and assumes control himself. He wins the boy’s cooperation by being fair and falls in love with…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Alexander’s Ragtime Band

Alexander’s Ragtime Band

Alexander’s Ragtime Band
IMDb: 6.9
106

Roger Grant, a classical violinist, disappoints his family and teacher when he organizes a jazz band, but he and the band become successful. Roger falls in love with his singer…

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Everybody Sing

Everybody Sing

Everybody Sing
IMDb: N/A
91

The story is about a bunch of eccentrics in a family that are intent on putting on a show and bursting into song numbers at the drop of a hat.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Spawn of the North

Spawn of the North

Spawn of the North
IMDb: N/A
110

Two Alaskan salmon fisherman find their friendship at risk when one aligns with Russian fish pirates and the other aligns with local vigilantes.

Daffy Duck in Hollywood

Daffy Duck in Hollywood

Daffy Duck in Hollywood
IMDb: 6.9
7

Daffy causes trouble on a Hollywood set.

Genre: Animation
Double Danger

Double Danger

Double Danger
IMDb: 5.9
60

A crime novelist devises a scheme to catch the thief who has stolen the valuable “Konjer Diamonds”. Director Lew Landers’ 1938 B-film stars Preston Foster, Whitney Bourne, Cecil Kellaway, Donald…

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Carefree

Carefree

Carefree
IMDb: 7
83

Dr. Tony Flagg’s friend Steven has problems in the relationship with his fiancée Amanda, so he persuades her to visit Tony. After some minor misunderstandings, she falls in love with…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Adventure in Sahara

Adventure in Sahara

Adventure in Sahara
IMDb: 5.6
60

Agadez is a lonely French outpost baking under the desert sun and commanded by the cruel and oppressive Captain Savatt. To it comes, at his own request, Legionnaire Jim Wilson…

Genre: Action, Adventure
Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife

Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife

Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife
IMDb: 7.3
85

American multi-millionaire Michael Brandon marries his eighth wife, Nicole, the daughter of a broken French Marquis. But she doesn’t want to be only a number in the row of his…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Block-Heads

Block-Heads

Block-Heads
IMDb: 7.6
57

It’s 1938, but Stan doesn’t know the war is over; he’s still patrolling the trenches in France, and shoots down a French aviator. Oliver sees his old chum’s picture in…

Genre: Comedy, War
Boat Builders

Boat Builders

Boat Builders
IMDb: 7.3
7

Mickey buys a boat kit, and enlists Goofy and Donald to help assemble it. The plans say, “so simple a child could do it”, so of course, they have their…

Genre: Animation
Brave Little Tailor

Brave Little Tailor

Brave Little Tailor
IMDb: 7.6
9

When a giant threatens the land, the cityfolk mistake Mickey’s boast of killing seven flies with one blow to be giants. He is then forced to fight the giant for…

The Young in Heart

The Young in Heart

The Young in Heart
IMDb: 7.3
90

The Carletons make a living as card sharps and finding new suckers to mooch off of. When their latest scam backfires, they are asked to leave Monte Carlo. At the…

Genre: Comedy
The Lady Vanishes

The Lady Vanishes

The Lady Vanishes
IMDb: 7.8
96

On a train headed for England a group of travelers is delayed by an avalanche. Holed up in a hotel in a fictional European country, young Iris befriends elderly Miss…

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Mickey’s Trailer

Mickey’s Trailer

Mickey’s Trailer
IMDb: 7.9
7

Goofy’s in the driver’s seat, Mickey’s in the kitchen, and Donald’s in bed in Mickey’s high-tech house trailer. When Goofy comes back to eat breakfast, leaving the car on autopilot,…

Genre: Animation, Comedy
Overland Stage Raiders

Overland Stage Raiders

Overland Stage Raiders
IMDb: 6.1
55

After gold shipments from a mining town have been hijacked, the three Mesquiteers buy a plane to fly the gold out. The owner of the shipping line brings in Eastern…

Genre: Western
Pals of the Saddle

Pals of the Saddle

Pals of the Saddle
IMDb: 6.2
55

The first of eight “Three Mesquiteers” Westerns to star John Wayne.

Genre: Western
Suez

Suez

Suez
IMDb: 6.6
104

Ferdinand de Lesseps, disappointed in love, is sent as a junior diplomat to the Isthmus of Suez, and realizes it’s just the place for a canal.

Santa Fe Stampede

Santa Fe Stampede

Santa Fe Stampede
IMDb: 6.4
55

The Mesquiteers capture a horse thief who escapes justice through a crooked judge. They gather signatures urging the governor to investigate but a friend with the petition is murdered. Stony…

Genre: Western
Red River Range

Red River Range

Red River Range
IMDb: 5.9
56

The Cattlemen’s Association has called in the Mesquiteers to find cattle rustlers. They get Tex Riley to pose as Stony so Stony can arrive posing as a wanted outlaw. This…

Genre: Western
Sex Madness

Sex Madness

Sex Madness
IMDb: 2.7
57

A young beauty queen travels to New York to further her modelling career, but contracts syphilis after being tricked into a sexual encounter. She is torn between the prospect of…

Genre: Drama
St. Martin’s Lane

St. Martin’s Lane

St. Martin’s Lane
IMDb: 7
85

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, Libby,…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol
IMDb: 7.5
69

Classic Charles Dickens holiday tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the miser’s miser who has a huge change of heart after spirits whisk him into the past, present, and future.

Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Test Pilot

Test Pilot

Test Pilot
IMDb: 6.9
118

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.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Sing, You Sinners

Sing, You Sinners

Sing, You Sinners
IMDb: 6.7
88

Of the singing Beebe brothers, young Mike just wants to be a kid; responsible Dave wants to work in his garage and marry Martha; but feckless Joe thinks his only…

The Big Broadcast of 1938

The Big Broadcast of 1938

The Big Broadcast of 1938
IMDb: 6.4
94

The Bellows family causes comic confusion on an ocean liner, with time out for radio-style musical acts.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Paradise for Three

Paradise for Three

Paradise for Three
IMDb: 7
78

A businessman mingles with German laborers to learn more about their lives.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Stablemates

Stablemates

Stablemates
IMDb: 6.9
89

A boozy former veterinarian and a teenage orphan team together with dreams of entering a broken-down horse in the big race.

Genre: Drama
You and Me

You and Me

You and Me
IMDb: 7
90

Mr. Morris, the owner of a large metropolitan department store, gives jobs to paroled ex-convicts in an effort to help them reform and go straight. Among his ’employed-prison-graduates’ are Helen…

Genre: Crime, Romance
International Settlement

International Settlement

International Settlement
IMDb: 6.3
75

In Shanghai amidst Sino-Japanese warfare an adventurer (Sanders) collecting money from gun suppliers falls in loves with a French singer (Del Rio).

Genre: Adventure
An Optical Poem

An Optical Poem

An Optical Poem
IMDb: 7
6

A dance of shapes. A title card tells us this is an experiment in conveying the mental images of music in a visual form. Liszt’s “Second Hungarian Rhapsody” is the…

Genre: Animation
Thimble Theater

Thimble Theater

Thimble Theater
IMDb: 6
5

One of Joseph Cornell’s funniest films, Thimble Theater is structured like a vaudeville variety show about nature.

Hard to Get

Hard to Get

Hard to Get
IMDb: 6.8
82

When spoiled young heiress Maggie Richards tries to charge some gasoline at an auto camp run by Bill Davis, he makes her work out her bill by making beds. Resolving…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Mr. Wong, Detective

Mr. Wong, Detective

Mr. Wong, Detective
IMDb: 6.2
70

A chemical manufacturer is killed just after asking detective James Wong to help him. So Detective Wong decides to investigate this as well as two subsequent murders.

Too Much Johnson

Too Much Johnson

Too Much Johnson
IMDb: 5.9
67

This film was not intended to stand by itself, but was designed as the cinematic aspect of Welles’ Mercury Theatre stage presentation of William Gillette’s 1894 comedy about a New…

Genre: Comedy