Year 1937 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1937 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sincere and stylized films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, cigarette smoking, death, kiss, world war two, german, hospital, father daughter relationship, photograph and blood plots mostly in Drama, Biography and War genres shot in USA, Germany, China and other countries.
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year 1937 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1937: Love Strange Love (1982), Ip Man (2008), The White Countess (2005), The Hindenburg (1975), Stand-ins (1997), Stan & Ollie (2018), Rookie Agent Rouge (2016), The Children of Huang Shi (2008), Open Doors (1990), Scarred Hearts (2016).

List of year 1937 movies

Love Strange Love (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Man remembers 48 crucial hours in his life when, as a teenager, he visited his mother, the favorite woman of an important politician, in a bordello owned by her, right before some important political changes in Brazil, in 1937. In those hours, he ...
Plot: mother son incest, politics, bare breasts, erotica, female full frontal nudity, voyeur, undressing, female nudity, pubic hair, group sex, puberty, corrupt politician ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937, year 1982
Place: brazil
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 8.0
 194K
Ip Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. The film focuses on events surrounding Ip that took place in the city of Foshan between the 1930s to 1940s during the Second ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, warrior, human spirit, fist fighting, courage, self defense, reward, morality, patriotism, translator, invasion ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1930s, year 1937
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
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The White Countess (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Germany, China, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The last movie from the team of Ismail Merchant, James Ivory, and Kazuo Ishiguro. Set in 1930s Shanghai, "The White Countess" is both Sofia (Natasha Richardson), a fallen member of the Russian aristocracy, and a nightclub created by a ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: friendship, romance, dishonesty, politics, couples, rebelliousness, siblings relations, couple relations, nosy, love and romance, fall in love, unlikely couple ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s, pre world war two, year 1937
Place: china, asia, hong kong, macau, shanghai ...
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The Hindenburg (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In this highly speculative historical thriller, Colonel Franz Ritter (George C. Scott), a former hero pilot now working for military intelligence, is assigned to the great Hindenburg airship as its chief of security. As he races against the clock to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tragic ending ...
Plot: race against time, danger, airplane, adventure, landing, dishonesty, heroes, state affairs, chaos and mayhem, save the day, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1937, future
Place: new jersey, germany, usa, europe, frankfurt germany ...
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 4.9
 102
Stand-ins (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six women who came to Hollywood with the dream of becoming famous find themselves working as stand-ins for the glamorous stars of the late 1930s. Gathering for a birthday celebration at their local watering hole, they introduce a new member to the ...
Style: realistic, serious, twists and turns, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: bar, filmmaking, love and romance, alcohol abuse, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, couples, hollywood, artists and showbiz, bigger dreams, 30 year old ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, pre world war two, 1930s, year 1937
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 7.3
 18K
Stan & Ollie (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With their golden era long behind them, comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy embark on a variety hall tour of Britain and Ireland. Despite the pressures of a hectic schedule, and with the support of their wives Lucille and Ida – a formidable ...
Style: based on true events, emotional, sincere, factual, touching
Plot: comedy duo, friendship, concert tour, comedian, heart attack, performer's life, colleague colleague relationship, dispute, family relations, music hall, laurel and hardy, hotel desk clerk ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, 1930s, year 1937
Place: ireland, glasgow scotland
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Rookie Agent Rouge (2016)
Genre: Action, History
Country: China
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Can a young woman prove her loyalty to her country and her family? Lan Yan Zhi is a privileged banker’s daughter in Shanghai and a student activist who mistakenly comes into possession of a letter from the Japanese Army in 1937. She gets ...
Plot: espionage, military, spy, world war two, female spy, secret agent, sino japanese war, communist, search, arrest, resistance
Time: year 1937
Place: china, shanghai
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The Children of Huang Shi (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia, China, Germany, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: About young British journalist, George Hogg, who with the assistance of a courageous Australian nurse, saves a group of orphaned children during the Japanese occupation of China in 1937.
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: orphan, japanese occupation, survival, self discovery, danger, dragon, rescue, soldier, snow, challenge, selflessness, self fulfillment ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 40s, 20th century, year 1937 ...
Place: china, asia
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 7.3
 689
Open Doors (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Tommaso Scalia is a man who commits three murders: he killed his superior who sacked him, he kills the man who replaced him, and he kills his own wife. He wants a quick trial and an early execution, but an earnest, principled assistant judge looks ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, rough, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, accountant, rivalry, state affairs, crime, dedicated lawyer, crimes, couple relations, legal investigation, injustice, fascism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1937, 1930s
Place: italy, palermo italy
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 7.0
 835
Scarred Hearts (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Romania, Germany, Belgium, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: During the summer of 1937, Emanuel, a young man in his early twenties, is committed to a sanatorium on the Black Sea coast for treatment of his bone tuberculosis. The treatment consists of painful spine punctures that confine him to a plaster on a ...
Plot: summer, sadness, woman in underwear, doctor, nurse, woman in bra, barefoot male, topless woman, female nudity, pubic hair, male nudity, sex scene ...
Time: year 1937, 1930s
Place: black sea
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Uncertain Glory (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Front of Aragon, 1937. Lluís (Marcel Borràs), a young republican officer destined for a temporarily dormant position, meets an enigmatic widow of whom she falls in love, Carlana (Núria Prims), who manages to fool him to falsify a Document that ...
Plot: spanish civil war, european history, male masturbation, topless woman, taking off clothes, barefoot male, flower, male nudity, masturbation, male objectification, civil war, sex scene ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
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 7.0
 7K
13 Minutes (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The breath-taking story of a man who nearly would have changed the world. 1939, when Hitler tricked millions of people at the height of his power, one said a radical No: Georg Elser, disparaged as an assassin, is one of the greatest resistance ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, national socialism
Plot: assassination attempt, bomb, state affairs, deadly, assassin, confession, candle, underwear, singing, hiding place, prisoner, undressing ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, year 1919, year 1945, year 1937 ...
Place: germany, europe, munich germany, berlin germany, switzerland
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The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, dramatic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: immortality, love and romance, love story, love, miraculous event, loneliness, romance, impossible love, destiny, single mother, aging, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, year 1954, year 1937, year 1981, future
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona, england
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The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Music, Romance, War
Country: USA, Germany, Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Agathe von Trapp, the eldest daughter of a well-known musical family, overcomes many obstacles to pursue her musical career and move to the United States.
Style: national socialism
Plot: family, running, concert, cemetery, sister sister relationship, flash forward, snowing, teenage girl, jewish, poster, christmas present, braids ...
Time: year 1965, year 1937, year 1938
Place: austria, america
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 5.8
 2K
Guernica (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: based on true events
Plot: journalist, civil war, war, propaganda, chicken, girl, bare breasts, nazism, cross, apology, dancing, phone booth ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, year 1937, year 1939, year 1975
Place: spain, basque country
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Looney Tunes: Stranger Than Fiction (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Collection of 19 new original Looney Tunes shorts made as webisodes with Daffy, Bugs, Porky, Sylvester, Twitty, Taz, Foghorn and others. Segments include Daffy's show about the supernatural and Duck Dodgers' take on Planet of the Apes.
Plot: magical potion, nightmare, time travel, tv show, cat, rooster, vampire, alien abduction, zombie, extraterrestrial, mad scientist, ufo ...
Time: year 1937
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There Be Dragons (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and devastating connection to the saint's life.While researching the life ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, thought provoking, stylized
Plot: soldier, priest, saint, spanish civil war, redemption, self discovery, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, dying father, love, jealousy, journalist ...
Time: year 1937, 1930s
Place: spain, europe
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The Grandmaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip ...
Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, exciting, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, loss of daughter, starvation, kung fu master, fist fighting, instructor, rainy, heir heiress, rivalry, heroes, opponent ...
Time: 30s, 50s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
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A Prominent Patient (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk has fled to America to escape his recent past. Germany has invaded Czechoslovakia and Masaryk is now a man with no nation. In America he tries to forget the personal and political betrayal he and his ...
Plot: politician, diplomat, diplomacy, czech abroad, czech history, death of father, betrayal, politics, seaside, hospital, psychiatrist, airplane ...
Time: year 1939, year 1937, year 1938, 1930s, pre world war two
Place: prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague czech republic
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Don't Cry, Nanking (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In December 1937, during the Second Japanese-Sino War, a Chinese doctor, his Japanese pregnant wife, their teenage daughter and their young son travel from Shanghai to Nanjing seeking shelter in the Capital during the Japanese invasion. The family ...
Plot: world war two, german, war crime, japanese occupation, sino japanese war, chinese, massacre
Time: year 1938, year 1937, 1930s
Place: china
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 16
Voto + Fusil (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The political evolution in Chile seeing from three different times: 1937, 1947 and 1970. A film that shows how a revolution cannot be accomplished by electoral means, and how the wealthy class will always attempt to destroy that revolution, with the ...
Plot: politics, birthday, coup d'etat, assassination, communist, marxist, communist party, left wing, history of chile, presidential election, national anthem, communism ...
Time: year 1970, year 1947, year 1937
Place: chile, latin america
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 7.7
 3K
Nanking (2007)
Genre: Biography, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of the rape of Nanking, one of the most tragic events in history. In 1937, the invading Japanese army murdered over 200,000 and raped tens of thousands of Chinese. In the midst of this horror, a small group of Western expatriates banded ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspense, touching ...
Plot: rescue, sexual abuse, atrocity, rape, testimony, war crime, invasion, daring rescue, survival, danger, against humanity, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1938, year 1937
Place: china, japan, asia, shanghai china
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The Devil's Mistress (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film about the black-and-white era actress Lída Baarová and her doomed love affair.
Plot: nazism, playing piano, infection, intrigue, death of sister, autograph, imprisonment, heart attack, flight attendant, greed, neighbor neighbor relationship, mistress ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 2000s, year 1938, year 1937 ...
Place: austria, prague, prague czechoslovakia, czech republic, central europe ...
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As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 158 min.
Story: The German soldier Clemens Forel - determined to be reunited with his beloved family - makes a dramatic escape through bitter cold winters, desolate landscapes, and life threatening ventures from a Siberian labor camp after World War II. 8000 miles ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: fugitives, pow, captivity, survival, confined, gulag, danger, getting home, adventure, human spirit, wehrmacht, state affairs ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 1950s ...
Place: ussr, russia, mine, poland, soviet union ...
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Shanghai Surprise (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Glendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic, exotic, and even romantic quest for stolen drugs. But they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, road movie, romantic ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, partners, drug dealing, unlikely partners, romance, cons and scams, dishonesty, foot chase, opium, american abroad, happy ending ...
Time: 80s, year 1937
Place: china, asia, shanghai, shanghai china, argentina
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Pineapple Express (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, friendship, stupidity, witnessing a crime, buddies, on the run, drugs, crime, nothing goes right, immature, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s, year 1937
Place: usa
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City of Life and Death (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 132 min.
Story: City of Life and Death takes place in 1937, during the height of the Second Sino-Japanese War. The Imperial Japanese Army has just captured the then-capital of the Republic of China, Nanjing. What followed was known as the Nanking Massacre, or the ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: massacre, sexual abuse, sino japanese war, atrocity, german, mass murder, japanese army, life is a bitch, war crime, military, war, nazism ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1937, year 1938
Place: asia, china, shanghai china
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Me and Orson Welles (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Isle Of Man, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: New York, 1937. A teenager hired to star in Orson Welles' production of Julius Caesar becomes attracted to a career-driven production assistant.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, ambition, actor's life, teenage life, youth, historical figure, romance, fall in love, boss and employee, artists and showbiz, blind ambition, art ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1937
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
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The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In the late 1930s, a young machinist named Maurice Richard distinguished himself as a ice hockey player of preternatural talent. Although that was enough to get him into the Montreal Canadiens, his frequent injuries cost him the confidence of his ...
Style: uplifting, serious, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Plot: sport, rivalry, ice hockey, factory, discrimination, athlete's life, protest, working class, ambition, underdog, follow your dream, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 30s, 50s, year 1955 ...
Place: quebec, toronto ontario canada, montreal
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City of War: The Story of John Rabe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, China, Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.
Style: tense, disturbing, emotional, bleak, serious ...
Plot: war crime, pow, atrocity, rescue, chaos and mayhem, confined, heroic mission, hopes, wartime life, coldhearted, anti heroes, against humanity ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1938, year 1937
Place: china, asia, japan
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