Tag: 1938

Donald’s Golf Game (1938) 6.8

Donald’s Golf Game (1938)

Storyline:Uncle Donald goes golfing on a course by the beach, insisting on total quiet for his concentration, not even a singing bird. Alas for him the nephews, brought along as caddy trio, come prepared for more misc...

I Met My Love Again (1938) 5.5

I Met My Love Again (1938)

Storyline:College sweethearts Julie and Ives have planned to marry. Their plans go amiss when Julie meets a weak writer and runs off to marry him. After her husband dies, she's left in Paris, penniless and with a daug...

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938) 7

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Storyline:Dr. Clitterhouse is fascinated with the working of the criminal mind. His interest is so deep that he finds the best way to observe criminals in action is to become one himself. Whilst robbing a safe at an e...

Spawn of the North (1938) 6.8

Spawn of the North (1938)

Storyline:Two Alaskan salmon fishermen, Tyler Dawson (skipper of the "Who Cares") and Jim Kimmerlee of the "Old Reliable," are lifelong pals. Their romantic rivalry over young Dian ends amicably. But a more serious ri...

A Slight Case of Murder (1938) 7.1

A Slight Case of Murder (1938)

Storyline:Remy Marco, Prohibition beer baron, figures he'll do even better after repeal. Only trouble is, his beer tastes terrible. (He drinks no beer himself and nobody dares tell him). Four years later, when he's ab...

Career (1938) 4.9

Career (1938)

Storyline:A traveling theater company traveling in Sweden. Conflicts between the actors and the prima donna, the former great actress Karin, who destroy their younger colleagues. Worst hit is Monika, who only get smal...

Sirocco (1938) 6.9

Sirocco (1938)

Storyline: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 mistress and then wife of a wealthy ar...

La Marseillaise (1938) 7.1

La Marseillaise (1938)

Storyline:A news-reel like movie about early part of the French Revolution, shown from the eyes of individual people, citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course the king Louis XVI, showing their own ...

La Bête Humaine (1938) 7.6

La Bête Humaine (1938)

Storyline:Jacques Lantier is a train engineer who is prone to violent seizures, a condition he attributes to his forefathers' habit of excessive drinking. Roubaud is a train conductor on the same railroad that Lantier...

The Lady Vanishes (1938) 7.8

The Lady Vanishes (1938)

Storyline:Passengers on a scheduled train out of the mountainous European country of Mandrika are delayed by a day due to an avalanche, and thus get up close and personal with each other out of necessity in the only a...

Alexander’s Ragtime Band (1938) 6.9

Alexander’s Ragtime Band (1938)

Storyline: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 Stella, but his reluctance to ...

In Old Chicago (1938) 6.8

In Old Chicago (1938)

Storyline:In 1854, the patriarch Patrick O'Leary of the O'Leary family dies in an accident nearby Chicago while traveling amid-western prairie. His wife Molly O'Leary raises her three sons alone working as laundress. ...

The Woman from the End of the World (1938) 5.8

The Woman from the End of the World (1938)

Storyline:A criminal ship-owner claims to find radium ore in a lost island in Antarctic Ocean. The ship approaches and the crew find a white woman who lives with her husband with half-insane and his child. She sings B...

Quadrille (1938) 6.9

Quadrille (1938)

Storyline:The battle of the sexes as drawing room social satire. Philippe, a middle-aged newspaper editor, has lived for six years with Paulette, a successful stage actress. He tells her friend Claudine, a realistic a...

The Masseurs and a Woman (1938) 7.2

The Masseurs and a Woman (1938)

Storyline:Two blind masseurs Toku and Fuku walk to a mountain retreat to work for the season. The film follows Toku and his interactions with his blind colleagues and various guests from the inns. Toku is attracted to...

Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife (1938) 7.2

Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife (1938)

Storyline:US multi-millionaire Michael Barndon marries his eight wife, Nicole, the daughter of a broken French Marquis. But she doesn't want to be only a number in the row of his ex-wives and starts her own strategy t...

Holiday (1938) 7.8

Holiday (1938)

Storyline:Free-thinking Johnny Case finds himself betrothed to a millionaire's daughter. When her family, with the exception of black-sheep Linda and drunken Ned, want Johnny to settle down to big business, he rebels,...

The Goldwyn Follies (1938) 5.3

The Goldwyn Follies (1938)

Storyline:Movie producer chooses a simple girl to be "Miss Humanity" and to critically evalute his movies from the point of view of the ordinary person. Hit song: "Love Walked In." Written by Ed Stepha...

Merrily We Live (1938) 7.2

Merrily We Live (1938)

Storyline: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 ends up in a chauffeur's uniform. He also catches the ...

The Young in Heart (1938) 6.4

The Young in Heart (1938)

Storyline: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 train station, they meet Miss Fortune, a very...

You Can’t Take It with You (1938) 7.6

You Can’t Take It with You (1938)

Storyline:Alice, the only relatively normal member of the eccentric Sycamore family, falls in love with Tony Kirby. His wealthy banker father, Anthony P. Kirby, and his snobbish mother, strongly disapprove of the matc...

There’s Always a Woman (1938) 6.6

There’s Always a Woman (1938)

Storyline:An investigator for the District Attorney's office quits to open his own detective agency. However, business is so bad that he finally decides to give it up and go back to his old job. As his wife is at his ...

You Can’t Take It with You (1938) 7.6

You Can’t Take It with You (1938)

Storyline:Alice, the only relatively normal member of the eccentric Sycamore family, falls in love with Tony Kirby. His wealthy banker father, Anthony P. Kirby, and his snobbish mother, strongly disapprove of the matc...

There’s Always a Woman (1938) 6.6

There’s Always a Woman (1938)

Storyline:An investigator for the District Attorney's office quits to open his own detective agency. However, business is so bad that he finally decides to give it up and go back to his old job. As his wife is at his ...