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Good Early Romance Movies 1918
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Movie: Ladies of Leisure ( 1930 )
An upper-crust artist hires a 'party girl' as a model; romance follows.
Movie: Grand Hotel ( 1932 )
A group of very different individuals staying at a luxurious hotel in Berlin deal with each of their respective dramas.
Movie: Shopworn ( 1932 )
A poor woman and a man from an upper-class family fall in love, but his mother will go to any lengths to stop their marriage.
Movie: I Cover the Waterfront ( 1933 )
An investigative reporter romances a suspected smuggler's daughter.
Movie: Adam Had Four Sons ( 1941 )
A governess becomes the center of a wealthy family after her employer's wife dies.
Movie: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn ( 1945 )
Encouraged by her idealistic if luckless father, a bright and imaginative young woman comes of age in a Brooklyn tenement during the early 1900s.
Movie: Forever Amber ( 1948 )
In seventeenth-century England, Amber St. Clair aims to raise herself from country girl to nobility, and succeeds, but loses her true love in the process.
Movie: Gone to Earth ( 1950 )
A beautiful, superstitious, animal-loving Gypsy is hotly desired by a fox-hunting squire even after she marries a clergyman.
Movie: This Property Is Condemned ( 1966 )
The dramatic love story of small-town Mississippi girl Alva Starr and railroad official Owen Legate, set during the Great Depression.
Movie: Far from the Madding Crowd ( 1967 )
Bathsheba Everdene, a willful, flirtatious, young woman, unexpectedly inherits a large farm and is romantically pursued by three very different men.
Movie: Goodbye, Mr. Chips ( 1969 )
A shy, withdrawn English schoolteacher falls for a flashy showgirl.
Movie: Anna Christie ( 1930 )
A young woman reunites with her estranged father and falls in love with a sailor, but struggles to tell them about her dark past.
Movie: The Divorcee ( 1930 )
When a woman discovers that her husband has been unfaithful to her, she decides to respond to his infidelities in kind.
Movie: Romance ( 1930 )
Young Harry is in love and wants to marry an actress, much to the displeasure of his family. Harry thinks that Bishop Armstrong knows nothing about love so Armstrong tells him the story of Rita and himself. Rita was an Opera Star singing in New York who was at a party given by Cornelius. Armstrong was a 28 year old rector. He fell for Rita when he saw her and after six weeks he wanted to marry her. Naive as he was, he thought that all of Rita's "relationships" were in the distant past, but Rita lives for the moment and knows that she can never marry Armstrong.
Movie: Morocco ( 1930 )
A cabaret singer and a Legionnaire fall in love, but their relationship is complicated by the results of his womanizing and due to the appearance of a rich man who wants her for himself.
Movie: A Free Soul ( 1931 )
An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him.
Movie: Arizona ( 1931 )
Bob refuses to marry his girlfriend and leaves her. She marries his close friend out of revenge.
Movie: The Miracle Woman ( 1931 )
After an unappreciated minister dies, his daughter loses her faith in God, prompting her to open a phony temple with a con man. Can the love of a blind aviator restore her faith and happiness?
Movie: Bad Girl ( 1931 )
A man and woman, skeptical about romance, nonetheless fall in love and are wed, but their lack of confidence in the opposite sex haunts their marriage.
Movie: Sinners in the Sun ( 1932 )
A New York fashion model finds herself being pursued by a poor but honest garage mechanic and a rich philanderer.
Movie: Baby Face ( 1933 )
A young woman, sexually exploited all her life, decides to turn the tables and exploit the hapless men at a big city bank - by gleefully sleeping her way to the top.
Movie: Change of Heart ( 1934 )
After graduating from a West Coast college, four friends fly to New York City to seek employment.
Movie: Of Human Bondage ( 1934 )
A young man finds himself attracted to a cold and unfeeling waitress who may ultimately destroy them both.
Movie: Anna Karenina ( 1935 )
The married Anna Karenina falls in love with Count Vronsky despite her husband's refusal to grant a divorce, and both must contend with the social repercussions.
Movie: A Star Is Born ( 1937 )
A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him.
Movie: This Is My Affair ( 1937 )
Navy Lt. Richard Perry becomes an undercover man out to discover the leaders of a group of well connected men who pull off bank robberies during the McKinley administration (early 20th century).
Movie: The Prisoner of Zenda ( 1937 )
An Englishman on a Ruritarian holiday must impersonate the king when the rightful monarch, a distant cousin, is drugged and kidnapped.
Movie: Penny Serenade ( 1941 )
A couple's big dreams give way to a life full of unexpected sadness and unexpected joy.
Movie: Hold Back the Dawn ( 1941 )
Stopped in Mexico by U.S. Immigration, Georges Iscovescu hopes to get into the country by marrying a citizen.
Movie: Centennial Summer ( 1946 )
In 1876 Philadelphia, two sisters vie for the affections of a Frenchman who's come to town to prepare the French pavilion for the Centennial exposition.
Movie: H.M. Pulham, Esq. ( 1942 )
A man who lived his life as he was was told he should, not as he would have chosen to, is brought out of his shell by a beautiful young woman.
Movie: Jane Eyre ( 1943 )
After a harsh childhood, orphan Jane Eyre is hired by Edward Rochester, the brooding lord of a mysterious manor house, to care for his young daughter.
Movie: The Lost Moment ( 1947 )
An publisher insinuates himself into the mouldering mansion of the centenarian lover of a renowned but long-dead poet in order to find his lost love letters.
Movie: A Letter to Three Wives ( 1949 )
A letter is addressed to three wives from their "best friend" Addie Ross, announcing that she is running away with one of their husbands - but she does not say which one.
Movie: The Fountainhead ( 1949 )
An uncompromising, visionary architect struggles to maintain his integrity and individualism despite personal, professional and economic pressures to conform to popular standards.
Movie: Love Comes Along ( 1930 )
An American sailor comes to a seedy banana republic, and finds a fellow yank, a stranded girl, as a saloon singer. They fall in love, but a misunderstanding about her feelings toward the local dictator threaten their happiness.
Movie: Inspiration ( 1931 )
Yvonne is a beautiful model who loves frequenting the Parisian bohemian life, because she loves hobnobbing with artists.
Movie: Red Dust ( 1932 )
The owner of a rubber plantation becomes involved with the new wife of one of his employees.
Movie: No Man of Her Own ( 1932 )
A con man on the run from the police falls for a librarian.
Movie: Mimi ( 1935 )
The story of a struggling playwright in 1850s Paris and his mate whose love furnishes him with the inspiration he has long sought.
Movie: Magnificent Obsession ( 1935 )
The life of spoiled rich Robert Merrick is saved through the use of a hospital's only resuscitator, but because the medical device cannot be in two places at once, it results in the death...
Movie: The Wagons Roll at Night ( 1941 )
After local grocery clerk rescues a baby from an escaped lion, a circus owner builds him into an attraction but balks when he falls in love with his sister.
Movie: The Constant Nymph ( 1943 )
The daughter of a musical mentor is hopelessly in love with her cousin's husband, a handsome composer.
Movie: Saratoga Trunk ( 1946 )
An opportunistic Texas gambler and the exiled Creole daughter of an aristocratic family join forces to achieve justice from the society that has ostracized them.
Movie: Lady for a Night ( 1942 )
Gambling boat operator Jenny Blake throws over her gambler beau Jack Morgan in order to marry into high society.
Movie: The Bride Wore Red ( 1937 )
Count Armalia believes that the luck of birth is all that separates the rich from the poor. To test his theory, he sends Anni, who is a singer in a dive, to a ritzy resort for two weeks. With fancy new clothes and ersatz status, Anni decides that she likes the rich life. But with time running out, she needs a rich husband and Rudi is the one she chooses. Only it takes longer than two weeks for Rudi to dump his fiancée and propose to her. In the weeks that she has been there, she finds that she loves Giulio, the postman with the small house and the donkey cart. But will she give up love for wealth....
Movie: John and Mary ( 1969 )
John and Mary meet in a singles bar, sleep together, and spend the next day getting to know each other.
Movie: Party Girl ( 1930 )
Jay Rountree, son of a wealthy manufacturer and young, rising businessman, gets caught up in a web involving an escort service or 'party girls.' While eluding the wily Diana Holster, the self-proclaimed Queen of the Party Girls, he manages to get trapped in a web spun by Leeda Cather and her supposed mother and, much to his consternation and to the surprise of his fiancée, Jay soon finds himself an unhappily married man. And, as events would show, Diana isn't all that happy, herself.
Movie: City Girl ( 1930 )
A Chicago waitress falls in love with a Minnesota farmer, and decides to face a life in the country.
Movie: Pandora's Box ( 1930 )
The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her.
Movie: The Outlaw and His Wife ( 1918 )
A stranger comes to work at widow Halla's farm. Halla and the stranger fall in love, but when he is revealed as Eyvind, an escaped thief forced into crime by his family's starvation, they flee and become two of the many outlaws of Iceland's mountains.
Movie: The Yellow Ticket ( 1918 )
Movie: A Trip to Mars ( 1918 )
A group of researchers from Earth travel in a spaceship to Mars, where, to big surprise, they find a peaceful vegetarian and pacifist civilization.
Movie: Out West ( 1918 )
After escaping from a marauding group of Indians, a wandering bartender teams up with a saloon owner, only to find themselves up against a ruthless outlaw who is after an unprotected Salvation Army girl. Can they beat him at his own game?
Movie: Stella Maris ( 1918 )
Stella Maris is a beautiful, crippled girl, who is cared for by a rich family. They shield her from the harsh realities of the world, so that she has no idea of the cruel things that some people do. Unity Blake is a poor orphan all too familiar with the harsh realities of the real world. These two young women both fall in love with John, love which is complicated by the fact that he is still married to (though separated from) a bad wife.
Movie: Tarzan of the Apes ( 1918 )
The plot follows the novel more closely than does any other Tarzan movie. John and Alice Clayton take ship for Africa. Mutineers maroon them. After his parents die the newborn Tarzan is taken by a great Ape, Kala. Later the boy finds his father's knife and uses it to become King of Apes. Binns, the sailor who saved the Claytons and who has been held by Arab slavers for ten years, finds the young Tarzan and then heads for England to notify his kin. A scientist arrives to check out Binns' story. Tarzan, now a man, kills the native who killed Kala; when their chief is killed the black villagers appease Tarzan with gifts and prayers. The scientist's daughter Jane is carried off by a native, rescued by Tarzan (who has burnt the native village), aggressively loved by him ("Tarzan is a man, and men do not force the love of women"), and at last accepts him with open arms.
Movie: 'Blue Blazes' Rawden ( 1918 )
Rawden, a lumberjack in the North woods, fights with crooked dance hall owner 'Ladyfingers' Hilgard over the affections of Babette DuFresne. Hilgard is killed. When Hilgard's mother and younger brother arrive in the remote logging town, Rawden attempts to ease their suffering by creating the fiction that Hilgard had been a well-loved man who died naturally. But when young Eric Hilgard learns the truth of his brother's death, he comes gunning for Rawden.
Movie: The Unbeliever ( 1918 )
A wealthy young American, bred to class distinction and racial intolerance, enters the Marines during the First World War. In the course of his training and his experiences in the trenches ...
Movie: Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley ( 1918 )
Amarilly comes from a large family in a working-class neighborhood. She is happy with her family and her boyfriend Terry, a bartender in a cafe. But one day she meets Gordon, a sculptor who comes from a rich family, and she begins to be drawn into the world of the upper class.
Movie: The Bell Boy ( 1918 )
At the Elk's Head Hotel bellhops torment the lobby, each other and guests. The elevator is powered by a stubborn horse. A sham robbery turns into a real one. And there is a chase on a runaway trolley.
Movie: The Whispering Chorus ( 1918 )
John Trimble has embezzled and obtains another identity by having a mutilated body buried in his place. He is later arrested for murdering himself. During the trial his mother, before dying from shock, asks him to keep his identity secret since his wife is now married to the Governor and expecting a child.
Movie: The Blue Bird ( 1918 )
Two peasant children, Mytyl and Tyltyl, are led by Berylune, a fairy, to search for the Blue Bird of Happiness. Berylune gives Tyltyl a cap with a diamond setting, and when Tyltyl turns the diamond, the children become aware of and conversant with the souls of a Dog and Cat, as well as of Fire, Water, Bread, Light, and other presumably inanimate things. The troupe thus sets off to find the elusive Blue Bird of Happiness.
Movie: A Dog's Life ( 1918 )
The Little Tramp and his dog companion struggle to survive in the inner city.
Movie: M'Liss ( 1918 )
M'liss, a feisty young girl in a mining camp, falls for Charles Gray, the school teacher. Charles is implicated in a murder of which he is innocent, and the two must fight to save him from a lynching.
Movie: The Non-Stop Kid ( 1918 )
The popular young Miss Wiggle has many upper-class suitors, but she prefers Harold to any of them. Her father, though, chases Harold away, because he is arranging for his daughter to marry Professor Noodle. When Harold learns this, he intercepts the Professor on his way to tea at the Wiggles' house, and he then impersonates the Professor.
Movie: Moonshine ( 1918 )
A feud between the Owens and the Gillettes ends when the last remaining Gillette is killed, but new trouble erupts for the mountain folk with the arrival of a U.S. revenue agent and his assistant. The revenuers search high and low for the secret hideaway where the mountain people prepare illegal alcohol, but end up in deep trouble that only a little movie magic can save them from.
Movie: Two-Gun Gussie ( 1918 )
A mild-mannered young man has left home, and is now playing the piano in a bar in the west. The dangerous criminal Dagger-Tooth Dan enters the bar where the young man is playing. Soon afterwards, the local sheriff also arrives, with some letters that he has received. Dan notices the letters, and he switches the information in them to make the sheriff think that the piano player is the dangerous one.
Movie: Old Wives for New ( 1918 )
Charles Murdock neglects his fat and lazy wife in favor of Juliet Raeburn but, when Juliet's name is involved in murder, he marries Viola and takes her to Paris.
Movie: The City Slicker ( 1918 )
When a country hotel advertises for someone to help them modernize, Harold arrives from the city to take the job. He soon has the hotel re-organized and re-decorated, and he installs numerous mechanical gadgets in the rooms. Things are going smoothly until a society belle arrives, followed by a desperate suitor whom she has discarded.
Movie: Are Crooks Dishonest? ( 1918 )
Con artists Harold and Snub attempt to outwit phony psychic Miss Goulash and her "professor" father.
Movie: The Eyes of the Mummy ( 1922 )
A girl is kidnapped and held captive in an ancient Egyptian temple. She is rescued and flees to England, but soon finds that her mysterious captor is still haunting her.
Movie: Good Night, Nurse! ( 1918 )
An inebriated man stands in front of a drug store during a rain storm trying to light a cigarette. Back at his home, his wife and butler see a report on the No Hope Clinic's success curing alcoholics. When hubby arrives home, bringing two gypsies and their monkey, his wife insists it's time for the clinic. Once there, he gets a look at various surgeries, and he wants out - assisted at first by a woman who believes she's a mermaid. He pretends to drown, he dresses as a woman, and, when running away, he inadvertently joins the town's annual fat man foot race. But can he outrun the men in white coats?
Movie: Santa ( 1918 )
First version of Gamboa's novel about a young and innocent girl who is betrayed by the man she loves and has to become a prostitute because her family rejects her.
Movie: America's Answer ( 1918 )
Documentary (part of the Following the Flag to France series) on the arrival in France of the first half-million American troops in the First World War, and their progress.
Movie: A Pair of Silk Stockings ( 1918 )
A Pair of Silk Stockings is a 1918 American silent marital comedy film starring Constance Talmadge and Harrison Ford. It was directed by Walter Edwards and produced and distributed by Select Pictures Corporation. The film is based on a 1914 Broadway play of the same name.
Movie: The Sinking of the Lusitania ( 1918 )
An animated depiction of the sinking of the Lusitania: In May 1915, the liner leaves the United States, headed for Liverpool with over 2000 passengers on board. As the ship nears its destination, she is struck and severely damaged by a torpedo from a German U-boat. Even as frantic efforts to evacuate the ship are underway, another torpedo strikes the ship, leading quickly to disaster.
Movie: Bathing Beauties and Big Boobs ( 1918 )
A man decides to stage a fake robbery in front of his girlfriend's father (who doesn't like him), hoping it will make the father change his opinion. Unfortunately, real crooks wind up taking the money from the "robbery", and the boyfriend has to get it back.
Movie: Shifting Sands ( 1918 )
Marcia Grey is wrongly convicted on trumped-up evidence of a German. After serving her term, she rebuilds her life and marries well. The German then attempts to blackmail her into helping the German cause during WWI.
Movie: Mickey ( 1918 )
Mickey, an orphan who has been brought up in a mining settlement, is sent to New York to live with her aunt.
Movie: Salome ( 1918 )
When Herodias divorces her husband and marries his brother Herod Antipas, governor of Judea, the prophet John the Baptist protests and is imprisoned. Salome, daughter of Herodias and both ...
Movie: Triple Trouble ( 1918 )
As Colonel Nutt is experimenting with explosives, a new janitor is joining his household. The inept janitor proceeds to make life difficult for the rest of staff. Meanwhile, a foreign agent arrives at the house in hopes of getting Col. Nutt's latest invention. The inventor throws him out, so the agent then employs a thug to get the formula. When police head to the Nutt home to start an investigation, a complicated fracas ensues.
Movie: Vive la France! ( 1918 )
Movie: Johanna Enlists ( 1918 )
A young girl, stifling on her father's backwoods farm, is reinvigorated by the arrival of an army regiment, come to train in the area.
Movie: The Cook ( 1918 )
Cooks make hovoc in seaside resort hotel.
Movie: One Hundred Percent American ( 1918 )
A girl wants to go to a ball, admission one Liberty Bond, but rather than go herself, she loans the bond to a girlfriend. A soldier and a sailor find out and take her to the ball with them.
Movie: The Forbidden City ( 1918 )
A Chinese mandarin hopes to regain favor with the Emporer by betrothing her to him, but he doesn't know she's secretly married to the American consul and pregnant.
Movie: Why Pick on Me? ( 1918 )
Movie: Shoulder Arms ( 1918 )
Charlie is in boot camp in the "awkward squad." Once in France he gets no letters from home. He finally gets a package containing limburger cheese which requires a gas mask and which he throws over into the German trench. He goes "over the top" and captures thirteen Germans ("I surrounded them"), then volunteers to wander through the German lines disguised as a tree trunk. With the help of a French girl he captures the Kaiser and the Crown Prince and is given a statue and victory parade in New York and then ... fellow soldiers wake him from his dream.
Movie: The Tenth Symphony ( 1918 )
Composer Enrid Damor knows nothing of the past life of his new wife Eve Dinant : she lived as a debauchee with an adventurer, Fred Ryce. Fred Ryce meets Damor's daughter, Claire, and tries to marries her. He blackmails Eve. Enric learns something about her and Fred and composes a symphony to express his pain... A melodrama.
Movie: The Ghost of Slumber Mountain ( 1918 )
A mountain climber has a dream in which he meets the ghost of an old hermit hose magic telescope lets him look back into prehistoric times including such dinosaurs as a brontosaurus and a diatryma as well as a death struggle between a triceratops and a T-rex.
Movie: I Don't Want to Be a Man ( 1918 )
A teenaged tomboy, tired of being bossed around by her strict guardian, impersonates a man so she can have more fun, but discovers that being the opposite sex isn't as easy as she had hoped.
Movie: All Night ( 1918 )
A married society couple (Dorian and Warren) persuade an unmarried pair (Valentino and Myers) to take their places at a party while they pretend to be the servants.
Movie: The Married Virgin ( 1918 )
In order to save her wealthy father from disgrace and a possible prison sentence, a daughter agrees to marry the gigolo who's been blackmailing him. What the daughter doesn't know, however, is that the gigolo is actually in cahoots with her father's new wife, a conniving schemer who plans to fleece her new husband for everything he has, then flee the country with her lover.
Movie: The Birth of a Race ( 1918 )
Movie: Take a Chance ( 1918 )
A man who goes by the name The Sport decides where he wants to spend his last twenty-five cents. He chases the girl he's infatuated with, and encounters colorful characters along the way.
Movie: The Squaw Man ( 1918 )
Captain Wynnegate leaves England, accepting the blame for embezzling charity funds though knowing that his cousin Sir Henry is guilty. Out West he and the Indian girl Nat-U-Rich save each other from the evil cattle rustler Cash Hawkins and marry. Lady Diana shows up to announce Sir Henry's death. After Nat-U-Rich's suicide Wynnegate takes his half-breed son and Lady Diana back to England as the new Earl of Kerhill.
Movie: Little Miss Hoover ( 1918 )
During World War I, Washington, D.C. society girl Nancy Craddock decides to enlist in the Food Administration on the theory that "eggs will win the war."
Movie: Opium ( 1919 )
Movie: Do You Love Your Wife? ( 1919 )
A janitor ends up in the middle of a lover's feud.
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