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 | Romance 102 mins.
2. 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 | Family | Romance 102 mins.
3. 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.
4. Jezebel (1938) Jezebel (1938)
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In 1850s Louisiana, a free-spirited Southern belle loses her fianc due to her stubborn vanity and pride, and vows to win him back. Dir: William Wyler With: Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, George Brent Drama | Romance 104 mins.
5. 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.
6. Too Hot to Handle (1938) Too Hot to Handle (1938)
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Two rival newsreel photographers join forces to find the an aviatrix's missing brother, who has disappeared in the Amazon rainforest. Dir: Jack Conway With: Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, Walter Pidgeon Adventure | Comedy | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 107 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. The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938) The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)
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Black comedy about a brilliant Park Avenue doctor who becomes a criminal in order to do research into the criminal mind. Dir: Anatole Litvak With: Edward G. Robinson, Humphrey Bogart, Claire Trevor Crime | Drama 87 mins.
9. 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.
10. Pygmalion (1938) Pygmalion (1938)
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A Victorian dialect expert makes a bet that he can teach a cockney flower girl to speak proper English and pass as a lady in high society. Dir: Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard With: Leslie Howard, Wendy Hiller, Wilfrid Lawson Comedy | Drama | Romance 96 mins.