1939 Romantic Drama Movies

Public list by WPS with 26 movies or TV shows/series

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Gone with the Wind(1939)

| 3h 53min | Drama, War, Romance / Love
4.0/5 (with 1,869 votes)

The spoiled daughter of a Georgia plantation owner conducts a tumultuous romance with a cynical profiteer during the American Civil War and Reconstruction Era.

The Hunchback of Notre Dame(1939)

| 1h 57min | Drama, Romance / Love, Horror
3.7/5 (with 75 votes)

Paris, France, 1482. Frollo, Chief Justice of benevolent King Louis XI, gets infatuated by the beauty of Esmeralda, a young Romani girl. The hunchback Quasimodo, Frollo's protege and bell-ringer of Notre Dame, lives in peace among the bells in the heights of the immense cathedral until he is involved by the twisted magistrate in his malicious plans to free himself from Esmeralda's alleged spell, which he believes to be the devil's work.

Love Affair(1939)

| 1h 28min | Comedy, Drama, Romance / Love
3.6/5 (with 37 votes)

A French playboy and an American former nightclub singer fall in love aboard a ship. They arrange to reunite six months later, if neither has changed their mind.

Wuthering Heights(1939)

| 1h 44min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.6/5 (with 111 votes)

The Earnshaws are Yorkshire farmers during the early 19th Century. One day, Mr. Earnshaw returns from a trip to the city, bringing with him a ragged little boy called Heathcliff. Earnshaw's son, Hindley, resents the child, but Heathcliff becomes companion and soulmate to Hindley's sister, Catherine. After her parents die, Cathy and Heathcliff grow up wild and free on the moors and despite the continued enmity between Hindley and Heathcliff they're happy -- until Cathy meets Edgar Linton, the son of a wealthy neighbor.

Dark Victory(1939)

| 1h 44min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.5/5 (with 55 votes)

Socialite Judith Traherne lives a lavish but emotionally empty life. Riding horses is one of her few joys, and her stable master is secretly in love with her. Told she has a brain tumor by her doctor, Frederick Steele, Judith becomes distraught. After she decides to have surgery to remove the tumor, Judith realizes she is in love with Dr. Steele, but more troubling medical news may sabotage her new relationship, and her second chance at life.

Le Jour Se Lève(1939)

1h 33min | Crime, Drama
3.9/5 (with 94 votes)

After committing a murder, a man locks himself in his apartment and recollects the events the led him to the killing.

Directed by Marcel Carné - With Jean Gabin, Jules Berry, Arletty, Jacqueline Laurent, Bernard Blier, Marcel Pérès, ...

In Name Only(1939)

| 1h 34min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.5/5 (with 23 votes)

A wealthy man falls for a widow but is locked into a loveless marriage with a woman who has contrived to convince his parents she is the ideal wife.

Goodbye, Mr. Chips(1939)

| 1h 54min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.7/5 (with 46 votes)

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

The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex(1939)

3.2/5 (with 34 votes)

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

Golden Boy(1939)

| 1h 39min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.4/5 (with 12 votes)

Despite his talent as a musician, a city boy decides to become a boxer. He's successful as a fighter — much to the dismay of his parents. When gangsters try to by a piece of him, he begins to have second thoughts.

Intermezzo: A Love Story(1939)

1h 10min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.4/5 (with 16 votes)

A concert violinist becomes charmed with his daughter's talented piano teacher. When he invites her to go on tour with him, they make beautiful music away from the concert hall as well. He soon leaves his wife so the two can go off together.

When Tomorrow Comes(1939)

| 1h 30min | Drama, Romance / Love
2.7/5 (with 4 votes)

Romance and heartbreak walk hand-in-hand when Philip Chagal accidentally meets Helen Lawrence in a restaurant where she is a waitress. Unhappily married to a woman who suffers from mental illness, he is attracted to her and they make a date to go sailing, arriving at Philip's country home just as a storm is breaking. Helen learns who he is for the first time, a celebrated-and-famous concert pianist and, falling in love with him, decides to leave before matters go further. A hurricane hits and their car is crippled by a falling tree. Rising water forces then to seek shelter in the choir loft of a church, where they spend the night.

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Daughters Courageous(1939)

| 1h 47min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.1/5 (with 3 votes)

Nan Masters, a single mother living with her four marriageable daughters, plans to marry Sam Sloane, businessman. Out of the blue her 1st husband Jim returns after deserting the family 20 years earlier. The worldly wanderer Jim gets a cool family reception at first but his warm personality gradually wins the affections of his four daughters. In fact, youngest daughter Buff, who has her eye on a maverick of her own in Gabriel Lopez, is pleased when Jim grants his stamp of approval on her relationship. Buff plans to elope with Gabriel on her mother's wedding day, but 'unpredictable' is Gabriel's middle name.

We Are Not Alone(1939)

1h 52min | Crime, Drama
3.1/5 (with 1 vote)

A British doctor and his son's Austrian governess have an affair and are accused of killing his wife.

Thunder Afloat(1939)

| 1h 35min | Action, Drama, Romance / Love, War
2.9/5 (with 2 votes)

A tugboat captain serves under his rival as a U-boat chaser in World War I.

Lady of the Tropics(1939)

1h 32min | Romance / Love, Drama
3.1/5 (with 4 votes)

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

Beauty for the Asking(1939)

3.2/5 (with 3 votes)

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 to twelve rich woman, only Flora decides to invest in the business. As Denny has no job, the girls give him an office at the factory. The business takes off, but Jean finds that she is still in love with Denny and Denny seems to forget he is married to Flora.

Caminito de Gloria(1939)

1h 37min | Drama, Romance / Love

A young woman travels with her uncle to the city, there she works with a singer who she will have to replace. Later, she goes blind.

Directed by Luis César Amadori - With Libertad Lamarque, Roberto Airaldi, Miguel Gómez Bao, Emperatriz Carvajal, Percival Murray, Juan Ricardo Bertelegni, ...

Sorority House(1939)

| 1h 4min | Romance / Love, Drama
3.4/5 (with 3 votes)

A young girl begins to wonder if she really fits into the upper-class sorority she's trying to join.

Coast Guard(1939)

| 1h 12min | Drama, Romance / Love
2.3/5 (with 1 vote)

Steady, dependable Coast Guard Lieutenant Raymond "Ray" Dower and reckless aviator Thomas "Speed" Bradshaw are the closest of friends. Ray saves the life of Captain Tobias Bliss, tramp steamer skipper, in a daring rescue at sea. Speed flies the injured man back to the base hospital, where the two officers later visit him. There Ray meets Nancy Bliss, Bliss' grand-daughter, and falls in love with her. Speed meets her at a dance and urges Ray to propose before some other guy does. Ray is assigned to flood rescue duty, and Speed and Nancy start going out together and discover they are in love.

Only One Night(1939)

1h 31min | Romance / Love, Drama
2.6/5 (with 2 votes)

Funfair worker Valdemar is unknowingly the illegitimate son of a rich landowner, colonel Von Brede. The colonel knows and employs Valdemar as his stable master. The colonel has a young and beautiful ward, Eva, but will she and Valdemar fall in love with each other?

Directed by Gustaf Molander - With Ingrid Bergman

Así es la vida(1939)

1h 47min | Drama, Kids & Family
2.5/5 (with 1 vote)

The history of a Buenos Aires family over three decades.

Directed by Francisco Múgica - With Enrique Muiño, Elías Isaac Alippi, Enrique Serrano, Sabina Olmos, Arturo García Buhr, Niní Gambier, ...


1h 23min | Drama
2.0/5 (with 1 vote)

A seductive music hall star falls in love with a married aristocrat.

Panama Lady(1939)

1h 5min | Action, Thriller, Drama
3.3/5 (with 1 vote)

A weary dance-hall girl in a Panama saloon is given the choice of jail or going with a rough-and-tumble oil driller's jungle oil-field in order to pay him back for being slipped a mickey and robbed.

Star Reporter(1939)

| 1h 2min | Crime, Drama
2.6/5 (with 1 vote)

An idealistic young newspaper reporter crusades against organized crime.


1.5/5 (with 1 vote)

Pals Pat Rogers (Helen Twelvetrees) and Slag Bailey (Buck Jones) try to collect a debt from Slag's recently deceased boxing promoter but wind up collecting his child, instead, and raising him as their own son.

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