Best Romance Movies of 1934

1.

It Happened One Night

5.8
8.1/10 IMDB

A renegade reporter and a crazy young heiress meet on a bus heading for New York, and end up stuck with each other when the bus leaves them behind at one of the stops.

Starring: Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns, Jameson Thomas, Alan Hale, Arthur Hoyt, Blanche Friderici, Charles C. Wilson, Ward Bond ..
Directed by: Frank Capra
Release date: 1934-02-22
2.

Imitation of Life

3.8
7.5/10 IMDB

A struggling widow and her daughter take in a black housekeeper and her fair-skinned daughter. The two women start a successful business but face familial, identity, and racial issues along the way.

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Rochelle Hudson, Ned Sparks, Louise Beavers, Fredi Washington, Juanita Quigley, Alan Hale, Henry Armetta, Wyndham Standing ..
Directed by: John M. Stahl
Release date: 1934-11-23
3.

The Scarlet Empress

3.8
7.5/10 IMDB

During the 18th century, German noblewoman Sophia Frederica, who would later become Catherine the Great, travels to Moscow to marry the dimwitted Grand Duke Peter, the heir to the Russian throne. Their arranged marriage proves to be loveless, and Catherine takes many lovers, including the handsome Count Alexei, and bears a son. When the unstable Peter eventually ascends to the throne, Catherine plots to oust him from power.

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, John Lodge, Sam Jaffe, Louise Dresser, C. Aubrey Smith, Gavin Gordon, Olive Tell, Ruthelma Stevens, Davison Clark, Erville Alderson ..
Directed by: Josef von Sternberg
Release date: 1934-05-09
4.

The Gay Divorcee

3.8
7.4/10 IMDB

Seeking a divorce from her absentee husband, Mimi Glossop travels to an English seaside resort. There she falls in love with dancer Guy Holden, whom she later mistakes for the corespondent her lawyer hired.

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady, Edward Everett Horton, Erik Rhodes, Eric Blore, Lillian Miles, Charles Coleman, William Austin, Betty Grable ..
Directed by: Mark Sandrich
Release date: 1934-10-12
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : The Merry Widow
5.

The Merry Widow

3.8
7.2/10 IMDB

A prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country.

Starring: Maurice Chevalier, Jeanette MacDonald, Edward Everett Horton, Una Merkel, George Barbier, Minna Gombell, Ruth Channing, Sterling Holloway, Donald Meek, Herman Bing ..
Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch
Release date: 1934-11-02
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Twentieth Century
6.

Twentieth Century

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when she becomes a star, she proves a match for him.

Starring: John Barrymore, Carole Lombard, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns, Ralph Forbes, Charles Lane, Etienne Girardot, Dale Fuller, Edgar Kennedy, Billie Seward ..
Directed by: Howard Hawks
Release date: 1934-05-11
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : The Barretts of Wimpole Street
7.

The Barretts of Wimpole Street

3.7
7.0/10 IMDB

Remarkable poet Elizabeth Barrett is slowly recovering from a crippling illness with the help of her siblings, especially her youngest sister, Henrietta, but feels stifled by the domestic tyranny of her wealthy widowed father. When she meets fellow poet Robert Browning in a romantic first encounter, her heart belongs to him. However, her controlling father has no intention of allowing her out of his sight.

Starring: Norma Shearer, Fredric March, Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Sullivan, Katharine Alexander, Ralph Forbes, Ian Wolfe, Marion Clayton Anderson, Leo G. Carroll, Ferdinand Munier ..
Directed by: Sidney Franklin
Release date: 1934-09-21
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Our Daily Bread
8.

Our Daily Bread

3.7
7.0/10 IMDB

John and Mary Sims are city-dwellers hit hard by the financial fist of The Depression. Driven by bravery (and sheer desperation) they flee to the country and, with the help of other workers, set up a farming community - a socialist mini-society based upon the teachings of Edward Gallafent. The newborn community suffers many hardships - drought, vicious raccoons and the long arm of the law - but ultimately pull together to reach a bread-based Utopia.

Starring: Karen Morley, Tom Keene, Barbara Pepper, Addison Richards, John Qualen, Lloyd Ingraham, Sidney Bracey, Henry Hall, Nellie V. Nichols, Frank Minor ..
Directed by: King Vidor
Release date: 1934-10-02
9.

Manhattan Melodrama

3.7
7.1/10 IMDB

The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman.

Starring: Clark Gable, William Powell, Myrna Loy, Leo Carrillo, Nat Pendleton, George Sidney, Isabel Jewell, Muriel Evans, Thomas E. Jackson, Isabelle Keith ..
Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke
Release date: 1934-05-04
10.

Fashions of 1934

3.7
6.6/10 IMDB

When the Manhattan investment firm of Sherwood Nash goes broke, he joins forces with his partner Snap and fashion designer Lynn Mason to provide discount shops with cheap copies of Paris couture dresses.

Starring: William Powell, Bette Davis, Frank McHugh, Hugh Herbert, Verree Teasdale, Reginald Owen, Henry O'Neill, Phillip Reed, Dorothy Burgess, Nella Walker ..
Directed by: William Dieterle, Busby Berkeley
Release date: 1934-02-14
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Forsaking All Others
11.

Forsaking All Others

3.7
6.4/10 IMDB

A socialite only realises that her friend is in love with her when she falls for the wrong man.

Starring: Robert Montgomery, Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Charles Butterworth, Billie Burke, Frances Drake, Rosalind Russell, Pat Flaherty, Edward Hearn, Harold Huber ..
Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke
Release date: 1934-12-23
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : The Girl from Missouri
12.

The Girl from Missouri

3.6
6.6/10 IMDB

Leaving Missouri to find a wealthy husband in New York City, Eadie Chapman becomes a chorus girl and soon entertains at the lavish home of millionaire Frank Cousins. Cousins proposes to Eadie, only to then commit suicide due to bankruptcy. Fellow millionaire T. R. Paige defends Eadie when the police question her for having Cousins' jewelry -- but when she becomes enamored with his son, Tom, Paige declares Eadie a gold digger.

Starring: Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Franchot Tone, Lewis Stone, Patsy Kelly, Alan Mowbray, Clara Blandick, Hale Hamilton, Henry Kolker, Nat Pendleton ..
Directed by: Jack Conway
Release date: 1934-08-03
13.

Evelyn Prentice

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

A criminal lawyer's wife faces blackmail when she has an affair.

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Una Merkel, Rosalind Russell, Isabel Jewell, Harvey Stephens, Edward Brophy, Henry Wadsworth, Cora Sue Collins, Frank Conroy ..
Directed by: William K. Howard
Release date: 1934-11-09
14.

Death Takes a Holiday

3.6
7.0/10 IMDB

After years of questioning why people fear him, Death takes on human form so he can mingle among the mortals and find an answer. However, events soon spiral out of control as he falls in love with the beautiful young Grazia, the only woman not afraid of him. As he falls in love with her, her father sees him for what he is and begs him to return to his duties. Death must decide whether or not to seek his own happiness or sacrifice it so that Grazia may live.

Starring: Fredric March, Evelyn Venable, Guy Standing, Katharine Alexander, Gail Patrick, Helen Westley, Kathleen Howard, Kent Taylor, Henry Travers, G.P. Huntley ..
Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
Release date: 1934-03-30
15.

Sadie McKee

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

A maid has romances with a two-timer, a boozing millionaire and the master of the house.

Starring: Joan Crawford, Gene Raymond, Franchot Tone, Edward Arnold, Esther Ralston, Earl Oxford, Jean Dixon, Leo G. Carroll, Akim Tamiroff, Zelda Sears ..
Directed by: Clarence Brown
Release date: 1934-05-09
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : There's Always Tomorrow
16.

There's Always Tomorrow

3.6
6.7/10 IMDB

Ignored by his ever-busy wife and children, a middle-aged businessman finds companionship with a former female employee.

Starring: Frank Morgan, Binnie Barnes, Lois Wilson, Robert Taylor, Louise Latimer, Maurice Murphy, Dick Winslow, Helen Parrish, Elizabeth Young, Margaret Hamilton ..
Directed by: Edward Sloman
Release date: 1934-11-01
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : The Painted Veil
17.

The Painted Veil

3.6
6.5/10 IMDB

The wife of a doctor in China falls in love with a diplomat.

Starring: Greta Garbo, Herbert Marshall, George Brent, Warner Oland, Jean Hersholt, Bodil Rosing, Katharine Alexander, Cecilia Parker, Soo Yong, Forrester Harvey ..
Directed by: Richard Boleslawski
Release date: 1934-11-23
18.

Dames

3.5
7.1/10 IMDB

A reformer's daughter wins the lead role in a scandalous Broadway show.

Starring: Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, Zasu Pitts, Guy Kibbee, Hugh Herbert, Arthur Vinton, Phil Regan, Arthur Aylesworth, Johnny Arthur ..
Directed by: Ray Enright, Busby Berkeley
Release date: 1934-09-01
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Now and Forever
19.

Now and Forever

3.5
6.5/10 IMDB

Young freewheeling wanderer Jerry Day and his beautiful wife Toni are at odds over their lifestyle. Jerry can't accept responsibility but Toni yearns for a family and a settled life. Then the Days 'rediscover' Jerry's young daughter Pennie, who has been living with his rich deceased wife's family. Pennie appears to be just what Jerry needs to mend his swindling ways and lead a straight life. Despite the responsibility of his new family, Jerry is swayed by the corruptible influence of jewelry thief Felix Evans. When Evans lures Jerry into a job, it puts the continuation of his new family life at risk.

Starring: Gary Cooper, Shirley Temple, Carole Lombard, Guy Standing, Charlotte Granville, Gilbert Emery, Henry Kolker, Tetsu Komai, Akim Tamiroff, Luke Chan ..
Directed by: Henry Hathaway
Release date: 1934-08-31
20.

Cleopatra

3.4
6.8/10 IMDB

The queen of Egypt barges the Nile and flirts with Mark Antony and Julius Caesar.

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Henry Wilcoxon, Joseph Schildkraut, Ian Keith, Gertrude Michael, C. Aubrey Smith, Irving Pichel, Arthur Hohl, Edwin Maxwell ..
Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
Release date: 1934-10-05
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : My Song for You
21.

My Song for You

3.4
5.8/10 IMDB

In this opera-oriented musical, Riccardo Gatti, an Italian young tenor in Venice, meets a young woman who sneaks into the opera house to try and get her fiancé hired as the orchestra's pianist.

Starring: Jan Kiepura, Aileen Marson, Emlyn Williams, Sonnie Hale, Reginald Smith, Gina Malo, George Merritt, Muriel George, D.J. Williams, Bruce Winston ..
Directed by: Maurice Elvey
Release date: 1934-07-30
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Judge Priest
22.

Judge Priest

3.4
6.2/10 IMDB

Judge Priest, a proud Confederate veteran, restores the justice in a small town in the Post-Bellum Kentucky using his common sense and his great sense of humanity.

Starring: Will Rogers, Tom Brown, Anita Louise, Henry B. Walthall, David Landau, Rochelle Hudson, Roger Imhof, Frank Melton, Charley Grapewin, Berton Churchill ..
Directed by: John Ford
Release date: 1934-09-15
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Born to Be Bad
23.

Born to Be Bad

3.3
6.2/10 IMDB

Letty, a young woman who ended up pregnant, unmarried and on the streets at fifteen is bitter and determined that her child will not grow up to be taken advantage of. Letty teaches her child to lie, steal, cheat and anything else he'll need to be street smart.

Starring: Loretta Young, Cary Grant, Jackie Kelk, Marion Burns, Henry Travers, Paul Harvey, Russell Hopton, Harry Green ..
Directed by: Lowell Sherman
Release date: 1934-05-18
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Operator 13
24.

Operator 13

3.2
6.0/10 IMDB

American Civil War, 1862. After the disaster of the Second Battle of Bull Run, Major Allen, chief of the Secret Service of the Union, asks actress Gail Loveless to become one of his operators and infiltrate enemy territory.

Starring: Marion Davies, Gary Cooper, Jean Parker, Katharine Alexander, Ted Healy, Russell Hardie, Henry Wadsworth, Douglass Dumbrille, Willard Robertson, Fuzzy Knight ..
Directed by: Richard Boleslawski
Release date: 1934-06-08
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Princess Charming
25.

Princess Charming

3.1
6.7/10 IMDB

Revolution breaks out in a small European kingdom, and a young princess is forced to flee for her life. She heads for the neighboring country, which just happens to be ruled by the king she is betrothed to. Unfortunately, the new revolutionary government won't let citizens leave, which she actually doesn't mind all that much because she's not particularly jazzed about marrying the elderly king. He sends a young naval officer to bring her across the border, but in order to do so they are forced into a marriage of convenience. Complications ensue.

Starring: Evelyn Laye, Henry Wilcoxon, Yvonne Arnaud, Finlay Currie, George Grossmith, Max Miller ..
Directed by: Maurice Elvey
Release date: 1934-04-24
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Thirty Day Princess
26.

Thirty Day Princess

3.1
6.7/10 IMDB

A European princess arrives in New York City to secure a much-needed loan for her country. She contracts the mumps, and an actress who looks exactly like her is hired to impersonate her.

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Cary Grant, Edward Arnold, Henry Stephenson, Vince Barnett, Edgar Norton, Ray Walker, Lucien Littlefield, Robert McWade, George Baxter ..
Directed by: Marion Gering
Release date: 1934-05-18
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Hide-Out
27.

Hide-Out

3.1
6.9/10 IMDB

Wounded criminal Lucky Wilson takes refuge in a small Connecticut farm. He falls in love with the farmer's daughter who at first is unaware of his criminal record. Lucky is fully prepared to shoot his way out when the cops come calling, but he is softened by the daughter's affections.

Starring: Robert Montgomery, Maureen O'Sullivan, Edward Arnold, Elizabeth Patterson, Whitford Kane, Mickey Rooney, C. Henry Gordon, Muriel Evans, Edward Brophy, Henry Armetta ..
Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke
Release date: 1934-08-24
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Autumn Crocus
28.

Autumn Crocus

3.1
7.2/10 IMDB

A teacher falls in love with the married owner of the guest house in which she is staying during a holiday to Austria.

Starring: Ivor Novello, Fay Compton, Muriel Aked, Jack Hawkins, Esme Church, Frederick Ranalow, Diana Beaumont, Mignon O'Doherty, George Zucco, Alice Sandor ..
Directed by: Basil Dean
Release date: 1934-02-01
29.

Little Man, What Now?

3.0
7.2/10 IMDB

A young couple struggling against poverty must keep their marriage a secret in order for the husband to keep his job, as his boss doesn't like to hire married men.

Starring: Douglass Montgomery, Margaret Sullavan, Alan Hale, Catherine Doucet, DeWitt Jennings, G.P. Huntley, Muriel Kirkland, Fred Kohler, Mae Marsh, Donald Haines ..
Directed by: Frank Borzage
Release date: 1934-06-04
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Behold My Wife!
30.

Behold My Wife!

3.0
6.1/10 IMDB

After Michael Carter's fiancée commits suicide, Michael vows to seek revenge on his wealthy family, who sabotaged their marriage. He drives across the country angrily, and lands up at a saloon, where he is shot by an Indian, Pete. Pete's girlfriend, Tonita nurses Michael's wound and falls in love with him. Michael realizes this, proposes marriage to Tonita - a perfect revenge for his prejudice family. They marry and he takes her to New York, in full Indian dress hoping to embarrass the family.

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Gene Raymond, Laura Hope Crews, H.B. Warner, Juliette Compton, Monroe Owsley, Ann Sheridan, Kenneth Thomson, Dean Jagger, Charlotte Granville ..
Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
Release date: 1934-12-06
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Looking for Trouble
31.

Looking for Trouble

3.0
6.4/10 IMDB

Joe and Casey trouble-shoot for the phone company. They try to prove that Joes's girl Ethel's boss Dan is a crook but are trapped by criminals and left in a burning building.

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Jack Oakie, Constance Cummings, Arline Judge, Judith Wood, Morgan Conway, Helen Westley, Paul Harvey, Joe Sawyer, Charles Lane ..
Directed by: William A. Wellman
Release date: 1934-03-28
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : A Modern Hero
32.

A Modern Hero

3.0
6.3/10 IMDB

A 1920s circus performer uses every means at his disposal to achieve fame and fortune at the expense of others.

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Jean Muir, Marjorie Rambeau, Verree Teasdale, Florence Eldridge, Dorothy Burgess, Hobart Cavanaugh, William Janney, William Janney, Arthur Hohl ..
Directed by: G.W. Pabst
Release date: 1934-04-21
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Desirable
33.

Desirable

2.9
6.3/10 IMDB

A man meets the daughter of his lover and they begin to fall in love.

Starring: Jean Muir, George Brent, Verree Teasdale, John Halliday, Charles Starrett, Russell Hopton, Joan Wheeler, Barbara Leonard, Virginia Hammond, Pauline True ..
Directed by: Archie Mayo
Release date: 1934-09-08
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Waltzes from Vienna
34.

Waltzes from Vienna

2.9
5.8/10 IMDB

The story of Johann Strauss the elder and younger.

Starring: Edmund Gwenn, Esmond Knight, Jessie Matthews, Fay Compton, Frank Vosper, Robert Hale, Charles Heslop, Hindle Edgar, Marcus Barron, Betty Huntley-Wright ..
Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
Release date: 1934-03-15
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : A Wicked Woman
35.

A Wicked Woman

2.9
6.6/10 IMDB

A woman and her children escape severe poverty and abuse. She successfully betters her family's condition while living with the secret that she killed her abusive husband in order to protect her children from him.

Starring: Mady Christians, Jean Parker, Charles Bickford, Betty Furness, William Henry, Jackie Searl, Betty Jane Graham, Marilyn Harris, Paul Harvey, Zelda Sears ..
Directed by: Charles Brabin
Release date: 1934-12-07
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Have a Heart
36.

Have a Heart

2.9
6.3/10 IMDB

Sally (Jean Parker) is engaged to be married, loves dancing and kids. But her life is ruined when an accident cripples her and her betrothed magnanimously offers to not back out of the marriage. After rejecting his offer she starts a doll shop and tries to save for an operation. From her doll shop window she watches children and talks to Jimmie (James Dunn) the ice cream man. She wants to know Jimmie better, but is terrified of rejection.

Starring: Jean Parker, James Dunn, Una Merkel, Stuart Erwin, Willard Robertson, Samuel S. Hinds, Paul Page, Muriel Evans, Kate Price, Pepi Sinoff ..
Directed by: David Butler
Release date: 1934-09-07
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Chained
37.

Chained

2.9
6.3/10 IMDB

Richard, a millionaire in love with his secretary, Diane, is dispirited when his wife refuses to divorce him. Concerned that Diane will now lose interest, Richard offers her an all-expense-paid cruise to Argentina so that she can think it over. While traveling, however, Diane falls in love with fellow traveler Mike. She resolves to come clean to Richard, but upon return she becomes conflicted when she finds out he was able to get divorced after all.

Starring: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Otto Kruger, Stuart Erwin, Una O'Connor, Marjorie Gateson, Akim Tamiroff, Ernie Alexander, Hooper Atchley, Ward Bond ..
Directed by: Clarence Brown
Release date: 1934-08-31
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : He Was Her Man
38.

He Was Her Man

2.9
6.3/10 IMDB

A safecracker goes straight after doing a stretch for a bum rap. He agrees to do one last job for his "pals".

Starring: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Victor Jory, Frank Craven, Sarah Padden, Harold Huber, Russell Hopton, Ralf Harolde, John Qualen, Bradley Page ..
Directed by: Lloyd Bacon
Release date: 1934-06-16
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Music in the Air
39.

Music in the Air

2.9
5.9/10 IMDB

A songwriter's young daughter (June Lang) begins to dream of stardom when she's offered the lead role in a new operetta.

Starring: Gloria Swanson, John Boles, Douglass Montgomery, June Lang, Al Shean, Reginald Owen, Joseph Cawthorn, Hobart Bosworth, Sara Haden, Roger Imhof ..
Directed by: Joe May
Release date: 1934-12-13
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : I've Got Your Number
40.

I've Got Your Number

2.9
6.4/10 IMDB

Two telephone repairmen have many adventures and romance a pair of blondes.

Starring: Joan Blondell, Pat O’Brien, Allen Jenkins, Glenda Farrell, Eugene Pallette, Gordon Westcott, Henry O'Neill, Hobart Cavanaugh, Renee Whitney, Wallis Clark ..
Directed by: Ray Enright
Release date: 1934-02-24
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : The Private Life of Don Juan
41.

The Private Life of Don Juan

2.8
6.3/10 IMDB

What do women want? Don Juan is aging. He's arrived secretly in Seville after a 20 year absence. His wife Dolores, whom he hasn't lived with in five years, still loves him. He refuses to see her; he fears the life of a husband. She has bought his debts and will remand him to jail for two years if he won't come to her. Meanwhile, an impostor is climbing the balconies of Seville claiming to be Don Juan.

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Merle Oberon, Bruce Winston, Melville Cooper, Gibson Gowland, Benita Hume, Gina Malo, Binnie Barnes, Owen Nares, Heather Thatcher ..
Directed by: Alexander Korda
Release date: 1934-01-01
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : The Lucky Texan
42.

The Lucky Texan

2.8
5.6/10 IMDB

Jerry Mason, a young Texan, and Jake Benson, an old rancher, become partners and strike it rich with a gold mine. They then find their lives complicated by bad guys and a woman.

Starring: John Wayne, Barbara Sheldon, Lloyd Whitlock, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Yakima Canutt, Eddie Parker, Gordon De Main, Earl Dwire, Jack Rockwell, Artie Ortego ..
Directed by: Robert N. Bradbury
Release date: 1934-01-22
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Wonder Bar
43.

Wonder Bar

2.8
6.6/10 IMDB

Harry and Inez are a dance team at the Wonder Bar. Inez loves Harry, but he is in love with Liane, the wife of a wealthy business man. Al Wonder and the conductor/singer Tommy are in love with Inez. When Inez finds out that Harry wants to leave Paris and is going to the USA with Liane, she kills him.

Starring: Al Jolson, Kay Francis, Dolores del Río, Ricardo Cortez, Dick Powell, Guy Kibbee, Ruth Donnelly, Hugh Herbert, Louise Fazenda, Hal Le Roy ..
Directed by: Lloyd Bacon
Release date: 1934-03-31
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Stamboul Quest
44.

Stamboul Quest

2.8
6.2/10 IMDB

In 1915, German Counter-Intelligence Chief Von Sturm learns that someone is providing the British with critical strategic planning for the Turkish theater. He suspects Ali Bey, Turkish commander for the Dardanelles, and dispatches Annemarie to Constantinople to secure the proof. En route she becomes involved with Douglas Beall, a footloose American. Complications ensue, requiring Annemarie to engage in some dangerous improvisations.

Starring: Myrna Loy, George Brent, Lionel Atwill, C. Henry Gordon, Rudolph Anders, Mischa Auer, Leo G. Carroll ..
Directed by: Sam Wood
Release date: 1934-07-13
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Ladies Should Listen
45.

Ladies Should Listen

2.8
6.3/10 IMDB

The switchboard operator in an apartment building falls in love with a businessman who lives in the building, whom she has gotten to know only over the phone. When she discovers that the man's current girlfriend is actually part of a scheme to swindle him out of some mineral rights he owns, she devises a plot to save him and expose the con artists.

Starring: Cary Grant, Frances Drake, Edward Everett Horton, Rosita Moreno, Ann Sheridan, George Barbier, Nydia Westman, Charles Ray, Charles Arnt, Henrietta Burnside ..
Directed by: Frank Tuttle
Release date: 1934-08-10
46.

Riptide

2.8
6.4/10 IMDB

Mary is an impetuous romantic who marries British aristocrat Lord Philip Rexford on a whim. Their marriage is successful, though, and they grow closer over the years. Then, a trip to the Italian Riviera unexpectedly reunites Mary with her former beau, Tommie. After some vicious gossip makes Rexford distrust her, he begins work on a divorce. Mary must now choose between the man she has married and the man she once loved.

Starring: Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Herbert Marshall, Mrs. Patrick Campbell, Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher, Ralph Forbes, Lilyan Tashman, Arthur L. Jarrett, Earl Oxford, Helen Jerome Eddy ..
Directed by: Edmund Goulding
Release date: 1934-03-29
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Gentlemen Are Born
47.

Gentlemen Are Born

2.8
6.3/10 IMDB

A well-cloistered and protected-against-reality group of college students get their diplomas in the heart of the Great Depression, and quickly learn that the piece of paper the diploma is written on is worth about eighteen-dollars-a-week in the job-market...for the lucky ones. Some of them fare even worse.

Starring: Franchot Tone, Jean Muir, Margaret Lindsay, Ann Dvorak, Ross Alexander, Dick Foran, Charles Starrett, Russell Hicks, Robert Light, Addison Richards ..
Directed by: Alfred E. Green
Release date: 1934-11-17
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : The Pursuit of Happiness
48.

The Pursuit of Happiness

2.8
6.9/10 IMDB

Lederer is a Hessian soldier who defects to the Americans during the Revolutionary War.He falls in love with a Yankee girl, but a thuggish local militiaman jealously makes things hard for him while he's a prisoner of war.

Starring: Francis Lederer, Joan Bennett, Charles Ruggles, Mary Boland, Barbara Barondess, Minor Watson, Irving Bacon, Walter Kingsford, Adrian Morris ..
Directed by: Alexander Hall
Release date: 1934-09-27
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Tailspin Tommy
49.

Tailspin Tommy

2.8
6.7/10 IMDB

A young mechanic gets a job with a small airline, which he helps win a mail contract. A rival airline plots to destroy it in order to get the contracts for itself.

Starring: Maurice Murphy, Noah Beery Jr., Patricia Farr, Walter Miller, Grant Withers, Charles A. Browne, Bryant Washburn ..
Directed by: Lew Landers
Release date: 1934-10-29
Best Romance Movies of 1934 : Finishing School
50.

Finishing School

2.7
6.4/10 IMDB

Virginia, who studies at a boarding school for upper-class girls, falls in love with a medical intern who works as a waiter for a living. Both the director of the school and her mother oppose such a relationship.

Starring: Frances Dee, Billie Burke, Ginger Rogers, Bruce Cabot, John Halliday, Beulah Bondi, Sara Haden, Helen Freeman, Marjorie Lytell, Adalyn Doyle ..
Directed by: George Nichols Jr., Wanda Tuchock
Release date: 1934-05-04

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