British Films 1937 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

by raybadrick | created - 08 Apr 2012 | updated - 4 months ago | Public
 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Instant Watch Options
  • Genres
  • Movies or TV
  • IMDb Rating
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
  • Keywords

IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »


Release year or range to »

1. Lost on the Western Front (1937)

73 min | Drama, War

During World War I, in Flanders, Berry and Morley were in love with the same girl, Yvonne. During a battle in the Widow's Island sector, Morley is wounded and abandoned by Berry. Morley ... See full summary »

Director: Maurice Elvey | Stars: Paul Cavanagh, Marcelle Chantal, Garry Marsh, Olga Lindo

2. Action for Slander (1937)

83 min | Drama

A bankrupt officer, accused of cheating at cards, defends his honour with a writ.

Directors: Tim Whelan, Victor Saville | Stars: Clive Brook, Ann Todd, Margaretta Scott, Arthur Margetson

Votes: 49

3. Against the Tide (1937)

67 min | Drama

When Jim marries Mary, they live with Jim's mother and the two women quarrel, but a tragedy at sea brings them together.

Director: Alex Bryce | Stars: Robert Cochran, Cathleen Nesbitt, Linden Travers, Jimmy Mageean

4. All That Glitters (1937)

72 min | Crime, Drama

A skinflint bank manger undergoes a transformation after taking medicine for his dyspepsia.

Director: Maclean Rogers | Stars: Jack Hobbs, Moira Lynd, Aubrey Mallalieu, Kay Walsh

5. Auld Lang Syne (1937)

72 min | Biography, Drama

The life story of Scottish poet Robert Burns.

Director: James A. FitzPatrick | Stars: Andrew Cruickshank, Christine Adrian, Richard Ross, Marian Spencer

Votes: 14

8. Danger in Paris (1937)

73 min | Thriller

Cafe Colette is a 1937 British thriller film directed by Paul L. Stein and starring Paul Cavanagh, Greta Nissen and Sally Gray. It was also released under the alternative title Danger in Paris. The film was made at Wembley Studios.

Director: Paul L. Stein | Stars: Paul Cavanagh, Greta Nissen, Sally Gray, Bruce Seton

13. Catch As Catch Can (1937)

71 min | Action, Crime

A story of smuggling and jewel thieves on board a liner.

Director: Roy Kellino | Stars: James Mason, Viki Dobson, Eddie Pola, Finlay Currie

Votes: 7

15. Clothes and the Woman (1937)

70 min | Comedy, Romance

A runaway schoolgirl is taken in by a wealthy woman who instructs her how to attract men.

Director: Albert de Courville | Stars: Rod La Rocque, Tucker McGuire, Constance Collier, George E. Stone

21. Dinner at the Ritz (1937)

Approved | 77 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance

The daughter of a murdered financier is working as a jewelry salesperson while she tracks those among her father's colleagues who plotted against him.

Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: Annabella, David Niven, Paul Lukas, Romney Brent

Votes: 215

22. Doctor Syn (1937)

Approved | 78 min | Drama, Adventure

When customs and excise men arrive at the village of Dymchurch in Kent, they uncover an intricate smuggling network being coordinated by the local parson, Dr Syn. Unknown to all but a few ... See full summary »

Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: George Arliss, Margaret Lockwood, John Loder, Roy Emerton

Votes: 166

23. Don't Get Me Wrong (1937)

80 min | Comedy

A fairground barker tries to interest a millionaire in a new substitute for petrol.

Directors: Reginald Purdell, Arthur B. Woods | Stars: Max Miller, Olive Blakeney, George E. Stone, Glen Alyn

Votes: 14

24. Double Exposures (1937)

67 min | Crime

A industrialist has a row with his son, who leaves home. Meanwhile, both his assistant and solicitor conspire to embezzle a fortune in bonds. A plucky young newspaper reporter pursues the rich man's daughter.

Director: John Paddy Carstairs | Stars: David Langton, Julien Mitchell, Ruby Miller, Brian Buchel

Votes: 46

29. Father Steps Out (1937)

64 min | Comedy

Joe Hardcastle has a popular cheese business that is thriving, his employees love him, and he and his wife are able to live comfortably. However, when his daughter Helen comes home from a ... See full summary »

Director: Maclean Rogers | Stars: George Carney, Dinah Sheridan, Bruce Seton, Vivienne Chatterton

Votes: 10

31. Fine Feathers (1937)


A Scottish shop-girl gets mixed up with crooks then has to pose as the mistress of the Crown Prince of Boravia.

Director: Leslie S. Hiscott | Stars: Stella Arbenina, Jack Hobbs, Renee Houston, Marcelle Rogez

36. It's a Grand Old World (1937)

71 min

An unemployed man wins £16,000 on the football pools.

Director: Herbert Smith | Stars: Sandy Powell, Gina Malo, Cyril Ritchard, Frank Pettingell

38. When Thief Meets Thief (1937)

85 min | Comedy, Drama

A London cat burglar (Douglas Fairbanks Jr.) falls for the girlfriend (Valerie Hobson) of a stockbroker (Alan Hale) who used to be his partner.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Valerie Hobson, Alan Hale, Edward Rigby

Votes: 88

40. Lancashire Luck (1937)

74 min | Comedy

A working-class father's life changes when he wins a fortune on a football pools lottery. He moves with his daughter to the high-class part of town where he buys a small tea shop. They ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Cass | Stars: George Carney, Wendy Hiller, Muriel George, Nigel Stock

Votes: 7

41. Leave It to Me (1937)

71 min | Comedy

Policeman Sandy Powell rescues a girl from a bullying stepfather and is called upon to impersonate a harem queen, a wrestler, a ballroom dancer, a Chinese mandarin and a private eye.

Director: Herbert Smith | Stars: Sandy Powell, Iris March, Franklin Dyall, Garry Marsh

42. Backstage (1937)

80 min | Drama, Musical

A chorus girl (Anna Neagle) discovers a singer (Arthur Tracy) in the streets and asks her producer to give him a shot at stardom. Musical. Initial release: June 25, 1937

Director: Herbert Wilcox | Stars: Anna Neagle, Arthur Tracy, Jane Winton, Ellis Jeffreys

Votes: 28

43. Little Miss Somebody (1937)

78 min | Drama

I believe this was a film starring Binki Stuart who was a Shirley Temple look-a-like. Binki would have been about five at the time., and was a poor substitute for Shirley.

Director: Walter Tennyson | Stars: Binkie Stuart, John Longden, Kathleen Kelly, Jane Carr

44. Girl in the Street (1937)

Approved | 66 min | Drama, Music, Romance

Jacqueline, a London gutter-snipe is "befriended" by Marius Andreani, a diplomat known for being a rounder with the ladies, but he goes pure with Jacqueline, resolved to help her to the ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Wilcox | Stars: Anna Neagle, Tullio Carminati, Robert Douglas, Horace Hodges

Votes: 27

45. Lucky Jade (1937)

69 min | Comedy, Crime

Betsy, a housemaid and aspiring actress, throws a party in her employer's house while he's away. Guests include agents and producers; but her employer's priceless jade collection also becomes the target of unscrupulous thieves.

Director: Walter Summers | Stars: Betty Ann Davies, John Warwick, Derek Gorst, Claire Arnold

Votes: 14

46. Melody and Romance (1937)

71 min | Comedy, Musical

Hugh Hawkins wants to be a song writer and gets an audition with the BBC. At the audition he meets Margaret, younger sister of famous singer Kay Williams, who wants to be a performer too.

Director: Maurice Elvey | Stars: Hughie Green, Margaret Lockwood, Jane Carr, Alastair Sim

Votes: 12