1940s Romance Movies

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3.8/5 (with 274 votes)

When Dr. Anthony Edwardes arrives at a Vermont mental hospital to replace the outgoing hospital director, Dr. Constance Peterson, a psychoanalyst, discovers Edwardes is actually an impostor. The man confesses that the real Dr. Edwardes is dead and fears he may have killed him, but cannot recall anything. Dr. Peterson, however is convinced his impostor is innocent of the man's murder, and joins him on a quest to unravel his amnesia through psychoanalysis.

Law of the Jungle(1942)

2.6/5 (with 3 votes)

Nona Brooks, former member of a stranded theatrical troupe, earns a temporary living singing in a café in Duakwa, British Rhodesia, Africa. The café owner is secretly in league with two foreign agents with a goal of making the natives restless. American explorer Larry Mason leaves for the jungle with his servant, Jeff and a safari. Nona escapes the café into the jungle but is followed by the agents as, unknowing to her, she is carrying a report of the agent's activities. She joins the safari just as all hands are captured by a tribe of natives.

Directed by Jean Yarbrough

Gentle Annie(1944)

2.4/5 (with 3 votes)

The Goss family live on a farm they call the dust bowl where the wind blows during the day and the coyotes howl at night. When the train is robbed, everyone thinks that Cotton and Violet were the ones that did the job, but no one has any proof. US Marshal Lloyd Richland comes into town in disguise to find the truth and he finds that the sheriff is corrupt and that the Goss family is gosh darn nice. They take in Richland and a stranded woman named Mary without any questions. Cotton believes that Sheriff Tatum shot their pa in the back, and the sheriff is now trying to plug the boys. Richland is looking for the train robbers, and at the same time is keeping an eye on Tatum and the lovely young Mary.

In Old Cheyenne(1941)

1.6/5 (with 2 votes)

Roy is a newspaper reporter. He goes to Cheyenne to cover the activities of supposed bad guy Arapahoe Brown. Roy, of course, discovers who the real bad guy is.

The Zoot Cat(1944)

3.2/5 (with 11 votes)

Tom's advances on a young jive-talking girl cat get nowhere; nowhere, that is, until Tom gets a zoot suit. Armed with his miles of fabric and a new cool lingo, Tom still has to deal with the tricks of his nemesis, Jerry.

Directed by Joseph Barbera

The Carson City Kid(1940)

| 54min | Action, Western
2.9/5 (with 2 votes)

The Carson City Kid and partner Laramie are outlaws. When his partner is caught the Kid, his identity being unknown, takes a job in Jessup's saloon. Here he see Jessup cheat Waren out of his money. Warren then robs Jessup posing as the Kid but gets caught. To gain his freedom, Laramie identifies Warren as the Kid. Realizing Jessup is the man that killed his brother, the Kid must find a way to clear Warren and get Jessup.

Jungle Man(1941)

1h 3min | Action, Adventure
1.3/5 (with 4 votes)

An expedition sets out to darkest Africa to find the fabled City of the Dead, and must battle thick jungle, hostile natives, wild animals and a deadly epidemic.

Directed by Harry L. Fraser

The Gay Parisian(1942)

2.3/5 (with 3 votes)

In a Paris nightclub setting, the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo performs to the music of Jacques Offenbach.

The Light of Western Stars(1940)

A prim Eastern woman heads West and ends up in the arms of a vulgar, alcoholic ranch hand.

Directed by Lesley Selander - With Victor Jory

Doña Bárbara(1943)

2h 18min | Drama, Western
3.8/5 (with 5 votes)

A woman hardened by her past now runs a ranch she acquired through manipulation and bribery.

Jungle Siren(1942)

1h 8min | Romance / Love, War

A woman - raised in the jungle - tries to help an American stop a native uprising spurned on by Nazis.

Ringside Maisie(1941)

1h 35min | Comedy, Mystery
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)

Young undefeated boxer Terry Dolan, who's been lying to his invalid mother about his career, confides to Maisie that he hates and is terrified by boxing and wants out. Not wanting to let down his best friend and manager Skeets Maguire, who has hopes of him becoming the next champion, he is reluctant to bring up the subject with him. Maisie convinces Terry to tell Skeets, whose unexpected reaction induces him to step into the ring again.

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Wagon Train(1940)

59min | Western
2.3/5 (with 1 vote)

In his first starring Western for RKO, young Tim Holt must not only carry on his father's freight business but also hunt down his murderer. A certain Matt Gardner (Cliff Clark) wants to corner the freight business to Pecos and persuades young Zack Sibley's wagon master (Wade Crosby) to switch sides. Zack also earns the enmity of Gardner's son Coe (Malcolm McTaggart), who takes umbrage to the youngster's flirtation with pretty Helen Lee (Martha O'Driscoll). It all comes to a head during a food shortage in Pecos, a near-disaster that persuades the wagon master to switch sides once again. When the dust settles, Zack learns that old man Gardner is actually Carl Anderson, the man who murdered his father.

Directed by Edward Killy - With Tim Holt

Auf Wiedersehn, Franziska(1941)

1h 40min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.5/5 (with 1 vote)

- No description / details available yet. -

Ich werde dich auf Händen tragen(1943)

1h 24min | Drama
2.5/5 (with 1 vote)

- No description / details available yet. -


1h 10min | Drama, Romance / Love

Family drama about a father raising his motherless teenage daughter in a small town.


2.5/5 (with 1 vote)

- No description / details available yet. -

Yes, Ma'am(1942)

1h 22min

Directed by Ferdinando Maria Poggioli.

Las tandas del principal(1949)

1h 51min

Frivolous young dandy is trying to score with an operetta singer, but she ends up with his uncle. For awhile. And then...

Directed by Juan Bustillo Oro

Adventure in Blackmail(1942)

1h 19min | Romance / Love

Low-key British comedy starring Clive Brook as a successful playwright who is sued for breach of promise by a mysterious beauty he claims not to know.

Directed by Harold Huth - With Clive Brook

Six heures à perdre(1947)

1h 30min | Drama, Comedy
3.0/5 (with 1 vote)

- No description / details available yet. -

That Dangerous Age(1949)

1h 38min | Romance / Love, Drama
3.5/5 (with 1 vote)

Set on the beautiful Isle of Capri, a neglected long-suffering wife of workaholic, Brian, and by his neglect he has thrown her into the arms of Michael Barcleigh. Brian falls ill and Cathy breaks off her relationship with Michael to stay at his side. In hopes of avoiding a scene, Cathy passes Michael along to her stepdaughter, Monica.

Directed by Gregory Ratoff - With Myrna Loy

Wanderer of the Wasteland(1945)

1h 7min | Western

In this western, a young cowboy rides out to avenge his father's killer. Eventually, he finds the scoundrel, but by this time opts not to kill him for the cowboy has fallen in love with the outlaw's niece. Later, the killer ends up killed and the hero is blamed for the crime.

Directed by Wallace Grissell


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Directed by Ezzel Dine Zulficar - With Kamal el-Shennawi, Ezzel Dine Zulficar, Faten Hamama, Ismail Yasin

Königin der Landstraße(1949)

- No description / details available yet. -

Directed by Géza von Cziffra - With Angelika Hauff, Rudolf Prack, Hermann Erhardt, Albin Skoda, Karl Skraup, Dagny Servaes, ...


1h 27min | Drama
2.5/5 (with 1 vote)

The engineer Wolff Benningsen (Volker von Collande), a self-assured and über-obnoxious jingo jerk meets the young art student Vika von Demnitz (Leny Marenbach) while climbing in the Alps. One get's the idea that he would like to knock her over the head with a club and drag her to his cave but since this is out of fashion he decides to stalk her and annoy her heavy-handedly into a full submission. Understandingly, she instantly dislikes the lad and tries to shake him off. She succeeds a few times but then starts to suffer from some kind of Stockholm syndrome and falls for him. But that's not enough for him, being an infantile egoist he wants to tame the "wild bird" fully and break every last bit of her own will. It's all hard to believe if you haven't seen it yourself.


- No description / details available yet. -

Ein Herz schlägt für dich(1949)

1h 19min | Drama

- No description / details available yet. -

We've Never Been Licked(1943)

1h 43min | Drama, Romance / Love

Young Brad Craig (Langton) enters the military school with a chip on his shoulder which Mitchum and other upperclassmen quickly knock off. Once adjusted, Craig falls in love with a professor's beautiful daughter, only to find she is in love with his roommate, played by Noah Beery.

Somewhere in the Netherlands(1940)

1h 49min | War, Drama, Romance / Love

Mobilization on the brink of the Second World War divides a husband and wife. When lawyer Frans van Loon is called up to join the mine clearance service he doesn't want to worry his wife and keeps it from her. His secretiveness leads her to believe he doesn't love her anymore. She subsequently falls for the charms of an actor. When Frans finds out, a violent quarrel ensues.

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