Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1938

1. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) 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. Dir: Michael Curtiz, William Keighley With: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone Action | Adventure 102 mins.
2. You Can't Take It with You (1938) 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. Dir: Frank Capra With: Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Lionel Barrymore Comedy | Drama | Romance 126 mins.
3. Bringing Up Baby (1938) 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." Dir: Howard Hawks With: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles Comedy | Romance 102 mins.
4. The Lady Vanishes (1938) 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. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas Mystery | Thriller United States-PASSED 96 mins.
5. The Cowboy and the Lady (1938) The Cowboy and the Lady (1938)
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When a beautiful socialite masquerades as a maid, she becomes involved with an unpretentious, plain-spoken cowboy who's unaware of her true identity. Dir: H.C. Potter With: Gary Cooper, Merle Oberon, Patsy Kelly Comedy | Drama | Romance | Western United States-PASSED 91 mins.
6. Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) Angels with Dirty Faces (1938)
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A priest tries to stop a gangster from corrupting a group of street kids. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 97 mins.
7. Holiday (1938) Holiday (1938)
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A young man falls in love with a girl from a rich family. His unorthodox plan to go on holiday for the early years of his life is met with skepticism by everyone except for his fiance's eccentric sister and long suffering brother. Dir: George Cukor With: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan Comedy | Romance 95 mins.
8. Marie Antoinette (1938) Marie Antoinette (1938)
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The tragic life of Marie Antoinette, who became queen of France in her late teens. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: Norma Shearer, Tyrone Power, John Barrymore Biography | Drama | History | Romance 149 mins.
9. Jezebel (1938) 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. Dir: William Wyler With: Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, George Brent Drama | Romance 104 mins.
10. Pygmalion (1938) Pygmalion (1938)
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Shaw's play in which a Victorian dialect expert bets that he can teach a lower-class girl to speak proper English and thus be taken for a lady. Dir: Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard With: Leslie Howard, Wendy Hiller, Wilfrid Lawson Comedy | Drama | Romance 96 mins.