Favourite Films of 1938

My favourite films of 1938
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1.
The Lady Vanishes (1938)
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While traveling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train. (96 mins.)
 
2.
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
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When Prince John and the Norman Lords begin oppressing the Saxon masses in King Richard's absence, a Saxon lord fights back as the outlaw leader of a rebel guerrilla army. (102 mins.)
 
3.
The Mad Miss Manton (1938)
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When the murdered body discovered by beautiful, vivacious socialite Melsa Manton disappears, police and press label her a prankster until she proves them wrong. (80 mins.)
Director: Leigh Jason
 
4.
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938)
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When the #1 heavyweight contender is mysteriously poisoned during a bout, Moto knows that identifying the gambler who placed large bets against him is the key to solving the murder. (72 mins.)
Director: James Tinling
 
5.
Angels with Dirty Faces (1938)
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A priest tries to stop a gangster from corrupting a group of street kids. (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
6.
The Duke of West Point (1938)
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An arrogant Cambridge student emigrates to America and enrolls at the West Point. (96 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
7.
Charlie Chan in Honolulu (1938)
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While Charlie is distracted with the birth of his first grandchild, son Jimmy impersonates his father in order to investigate a murder aboard a freighter in the harbor. (67 mins.)
 
8.
The Dawn Patrol (1938)
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British flying aces in World War I contend with the harsh realities of war. (103 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
 
9.
A Yank at Oxford (1938)
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Lee Sheridan's ego has always been stoked by his newspaper publisher father, Dan Sheridan, who is willing... (102 mins.)
Director: Jack Conway
 
10.
Four Men and a Prayer (1938)
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The sons of a disgraced British officer try to clear his name. (85 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
11.
Bringing Up Baby (1938)
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While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard, Baby. (102 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
12.
Arsène Lupin Returns (1938)
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A woman and a man vying for a woman's affection: the usual love trio? Not quite so since the belle in question is Lorraine de Grissac... (81 mins.)
Director: Geo Fitzmaurice
 
13.
Mr. Moto Takes a Chance (1938)
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In the jungle near Angkor Wat in Cambodia, Mr. Moto poses as an ineffectual archaeologist and a venerable holy man with mystical powers to help foil two insurgencies against the government. (63 mins.)
Director: Norman Foster
 
14.
Mysterious Mr. Moto (1938)
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Mr. Moto has himself imprisoned on Devil's Island so he can help his cellmate (Ames) escape and thereby... (62 mins.)
Director: Norman Foster
 
15.
Jezebel (1938)
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A haughty headstrong Southern Belle in Antebellum Louisiana loses her fiance due to her stubborn vanity and pride and vows to get him back. (104 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
16.
Test Pilot (1938)
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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. (119 mins.)
Director: Victor Fleming
 
17.
You Can't Take It with You (1938)
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A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family. (126 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
 
18.
Room Service (1938)
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A penniless theatrical producer must outwit the hotel efficiency expert trying to evict him from his room, while securing a backer for his new play. (78 mins.)
 
19.
The Saint in New York (1938)
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Simon Templar, the Saint, is brought to New York. His search for the identity of "the Big Fellow" takes him through many dangerous situations. (69 mins.)
Director: Ben Holmes
 
20.
Mr. Wong, Detective (1938)
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When a chemical manufacturer is killed after asking detective James Wong to help him, Wong investigates this and two subsequent murders... (69 mins.)
Director: William Nigh