Best Romance Movies of 1948

1.

The Red Shoes

5.8
8.1/10 IMDB

In this classic drama, Vicky Page is an aspiring ballerina torn between her dedication to dance and her desire to love. While her imperious instructor, Boris Lermontov, urges to her to forget anything but ballet, Vicky begins to fall for the charming young composer Julian Craster. Eventually Vicky, under great emotional stress, must choose to pursue either her art or her romance, a decision that carries serious consequences.

Starring: Moira Shearer, Adolf Wohlbrück, Marius Goring, Léonide Massine, Robert Helpmann, Albert Bassermann, Esmond Knight, Ludmilla Tchérina, Jean Short, Gordon Littmann ..
Directed by: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Release date: 1948-09-06
2.

Letter from an Unknown Woman

5.7
7.9/10 IMDB

A pianist about to flee from a duel receives a letter from a woman he cannot remember. As she tells the story of her lifelong love for him, he is forced to reinterpret his own past.

Starring: Joan Fontaine, Louis Jourdan, Mady Christians, Marcel Journet, Art Smith, Carol Yorke, Howard Freeman, John Good, Leo B. Pessin, Erskine Sanford ..
Directed by: Max Ophüls
Release date: 1948-04-28
3.

Red River

5.5
7.8/10 IMDB

Headstrong Thomas Dunson starts a thriving Texas cattle ranch with the help of his faithful trail hand, Groot, and his protégé, Matthew Garth, an orphan Dunson took under his wing when Matt was a boy. In need of money following the Civil War, Dunson and Matt lead a cattle drive to Missouri, where they will get a better price than locally, but the crotchety older man and his willful young partner begin to butt heads on the exhausting journey.

Starring: John Wayne, Montgomery Clift, Joanne Dru, Walter Brennan, Coleen Gray, Harry Carey, John Ireland, Noah Beery Jr., Harry Carey, Jr., Chief Yowlachie ..
Directed by: Howard Hawks
Release date: 1948-08-26
4.

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House

5.1
7.2/10 IMDB

An advertising executive dreams of getting out of the city and building a perfect home in the country, only to find the transition fraught with problems.

Starring: Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas, Reginald Denny, Sharyn Moffett, Connie Marshall, Louise Beavers, Ian Wolfe, Harry Shannon, Tito Vuolo ..
Directed by: H. C. Potter
Release date: 1948-03-25
5.

Easter Parade

4.4
7.3/10 IMDB

On the day before Easter in 1911, Don Hewes is crushed when his dancing partner (and object of affection) Nadine Hale refuses to start a new contract with him. To prove Nadine's not important to him, Don acquires innocent new protege, Hannah Brown, vowing to make her a star in time for next year's Easter parade.

Starring: Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Peter Lawford, Ann Miller, Jules Munshin, Clinton Sundberg, Richard Beavers, Lola Albright, Shirley Ballard, Edward Biby ..
Directed by: Charles Walters
Release date: 1948-07-08
6.

The Three Musketeers

4.3
7.1/10 IMDB

Athletic adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' classic adventure about the king's musketeers and their mission to protect France.

Starring: Lana Turner, Gene Kelly, June Allyson, Van Heflin, Angela Lansbury, Gig Young, Vincent Price, Robert Coote, Frank Morgan, Keenan Wynn ..
Directed by: George Sidney
Release date: 1948-10-19
7.

Portrait of Jennie

3.9
7.6/10 IMDB

A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.

Starring: Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Ethel Barrymore, Lillian Gish, Cecil Kellaway, David Wayne, Florence Bates, Albert Sharpe, Henry Hull, Felix Bressart ..
Directed by: William Dieterle
Release date: 1948-12-25
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Unfaithfully Yours
8.

Unfaithfully Yours

3.9
7.5/10 IMDB

Before he left for a brief European visit, symphony conductor Sir Alfred De Carter casually asked his staid brother-in-law August to look out for his young wife, Daphne, during his absence. August has hired a private detective to keep tabs on her. But when the private eye's report suggests Daphne might have been canoodling with his secretary, Sir Alfred begins to imagine how he might take his revenge.

Starring: Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell, Rudy Vallee, Barbara Lawrence, Kurt Kreuger, Lionel Stander, Laurette Luez, Edgar Kennedy, Al Bridge, Julius Tannen ..
Directed by: Preston Sturges
Release date: 1948-12-10
9.

A Foreign Affair

3.8
7.3/10 IMDB

In occupied Berlin, an army captain is torn between an ex-Nazi cafe singer and the U.S. congresswoman investigating her.

Starring: Jean Arthur, Marlene Dietrich, John Lund, Millard Mitchell, Charles Meredith, William Murphy, Peter von Zerneck, Stanley Prager, Raymond Bond, Boyd Davis ..
Directed by: Billy Wilder
Release date: 1948-08-20
10.

The Pirate

3.7
6.9/10 IMDB

A girl is engaged to the local richman, but meanwhile she has dreams about the legendary pirate Macoco. A traveling singer falls in love with her and to impress her he poses as the pirate.

Starring: Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Walter Slezak, Gladys Cooper, Reginald Owen, George Zucco, Lester Allen, Lola Deem, Ellen Ross, Mary Jo Ellis ..
Directed by: Vincente Minnelli
Release date: 1948-06-11
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Enchantment
11.

Enchantment

3.7
7.2/10 IMDB

Roland Dane finally retires to the house he was brought up in. Lost in thoughts of his lost love Lark, he does not want to be disturbed in his last days. However, the appearance of his niece and her subsequent romance with Lark's nephew causes him to reevaluate his life and offer some advice so the young couple doesn't make the same mistake he did, all those years ago.

Starring: David Niven, Teresa Wright, Evelyn Keyes, Farley Granger, Jayne Meadows, Leo G. Carroll, Philip Friend, Shepperd Strudwick, Henry Stephenson, Colin Keith-Johnston ..
Directed by: Irving Reis
Release date: 1948-12-25
12.

Adventures of Don Juan

3.7
7.0/10 IMDB

The adventures of the notorious Spanish Lothario Don Juan highlights Errol Flynn's swashbuckling and romantic antics.

Starring: Errol Flynn, Viveca Lindfors, Robert Douglas, Alan Hale, Romney Brent, Ann Rutherford, Robert Warwick, Jerry Austin, Douglas Kennedy, Jean Shepherd ..
Directed by: Vincent Sherman
Release date: 1948-12-01
13.

Road House

3.7
7.2/10 IMDB

A night club owner becomes infatuated with a torch singer and frames his best friend/manager for embezzlement when the chanteuse falls in love with him.

Starring: Ida Lupino, Cornel Wilde, Celeste Holm, Richard Widmark, O. Z. Whitehead, Robert Karnes, George Beranger, Ian MacDonald, Grandon Rhodes, Ray Teal ..
Directed by: Jean Negulesco
Release date: 1948-09-22
14.

State of the Union

3.7
7.2/10 IMDB

An industrialist is urged to run for President, but this requires uncomfortable compromises on both political and marital levels.

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Van Johnson, Angela Lansbury, Adolphe Menjou, Lewis Stone, Margaret Hamilton, Charles Dingle, Charles Lane, Howard Smith ..
Directed by: Frank Capra
Release date: 1948-04-30
15.

Romance on the High Seas

3.6
7.0/10 IMDB

Georgia Garrett is sent by jealous wife Elvira Kent on an ocean cruise to masquerade as herself while she secretly stays home to catch her husband cheating. Meanwhile equally suspicious husband Michael Kent has sent a private eye on the same cruise to catch his wife cheating. Love and confusion ensues along with plenty of musical numbers.

Starring: Jack Carson, Janis Paige, Don DeFore, Doris Day, Oscar Levant, S.Z. Sakall, Fortunio Bonanova, Eric Blore, Franklin Pangborn, Leslie Brooks ..
Directed by: Michael Curtiz
Release date: 1948-06-25
16.

Blood on the Moon

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

Mitchum plays drifter cowboy Jim Garry. After receiving a job-offer letter from smooth-talking Tate Riling (Preston), Garry rides into an Indian reservation and finds himself in the middle of a feud between cattle ranchers and homesteaders. What Garry doesn't realize is that Riling, the man he now works for, is crooked.

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Barbara Bel Geddes, Robert Preston, Walter Brennan, Phyllis Thaxter, Frank Faylen, Tom Tully, Charles McGraw, Clifton Young, Tom Tyler ..
Directed by: Robert Wise
Release date: 1948-11-11
17.

One Touch of Venus

3.6
6.6/10 IMDB

A window dresser's kiss brings a statue of the Roman goddess of love to life.

Starring: Ava Gardner, Robert Walker, Dick Haymes, Eve Arden, Olga San Juan, Bess Flowers, Tom Conway, James Flavin, Sara Allgood, Russ Conway ..
Directed by: Gregory La Cava, William A. Seiter
Release date: 1948-08-01
18.

Winter Meeting

3.5
6.3/10 IMDB

A repressed poetess and an embittered war hero help each other cope with their problems.

Starring: Bette Davis, Janis Paige, Jim Davis, John Hoyt, Florence Bates, Walter Baldwin, Ransom M. Sherman, Woody Herman, Bess Flowers ..
Directed by: Bretaigne Windust
Release date: 1948-04-07
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Rachel and the Stranger
19.

Rachel and the Stranger

3.5
7.0/10 IMDB

A widowed farmer takes an indentured servant as his new wife, but the arrival of a passing stranger threatens their burgeoning relationship.

Starring: Loretta Young, Robert Mitchum, William Holden, Gary Gray, Tom Tully, Sara Haden, Frank Ferguson, Walter Baldwin, Regina Wallace ..
Directed by: Norman Foster
Release date: 1948-09-18
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Kiss the Blood Off My Hands
20.

Kiss the Blood Off My Hands

3.5
6.7/10 IMDB

Bill Saunders, a former prisoner of war living in England, whose experiences have left him unstable and violent, gets into a bar fight in which he in kills a man and then flees. He hides out with the assistance of a nurse, Jane Wharton, who believes his story that the killing was an accident.

Starring: Joan Fontaine, Burt Lancaster, Robert Newton, Lewis L. Russell, Aminta Dyne, Grizelda Harvey, Jay Novello, Colin Keith-Johnston, Reginald Sheffield, Campbell Copelin ..
Directed by: Norman Foster
Release date: 1948-10-30
21.

Every Girl Should Be Married

3.5
6.3/10 IMDB

Anabel Sims is determined to find the perfect husband. She thinks she's found her man in Madison Brown, a handsome pediatrician. She then prepares an elaborate scheme to trap him into marriage

Starring: Cary Grant, Franchot Tone, Betsy Drake, Diana Lynn, Alan Mowbray, Bess Flowers, Elisabeth Risdon, Richard Gaines, Harry Hayden, Chick Chandler ..
Directed by: Don Hartman
Release date: 1948-12-25
22.

A Date with Judy

3.5
6.5/10 IMDB

Developed from a radio program which began in 1941, hyperactive teenager Judy challenges and is challeged by her overly proper parents, pest of a brother Randolph and boyfriend Oogie.

Starring: Wallace Beery, Jane Powell, Elizabeth Taylor, Carmen Miranda, Xavier Cugat, Robert Stack, Scotty Beckett, Selena Royle, Leon Ames, Clinton Sundberg ..
Directed by: Richard Thorpe
Release date: 1948-07-29
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : The Loves of Carmen
23.

The Loves of Carmen

3.4
6.1/10 IMDB

Gypsy Carmen drives men wild in 1820s Spain, especially the dragoon Don Jose.

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Ron Randell, Victor Jory, Luther Adler, Arnold Moss, Joseph Buloff, Margaret Wycherly, Bernard Nedell, John Baragrey ..
Directed by: Charles Vidor
Release date: 1948-08-23
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid
24.

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid

3.4
6.4/10 IMDB

As told to a psychiatrist: Mr. Peabody, middle-aged Bostonian on vacation with his wife in the Caribbean, hears mysterious, wordless singing on an uninhabited rock in the bay. Fishing in the vicinity, he catches...a mermaid. He takes her home and, though she has no spoken language, falls in love with her. Of course, his wife won't believe that thing in the bathtub is anything but a large fish. Predictable complications follow in rather tame fashion.

Starring: William Powell, Ann Blyth, Irene Hervey, Andrea King, Clinton Sundberg, Art Smith, Hugh French, Beatrice Roberts, Lumsden Hare, Mary Field ..
Directed by: Irving Pichel
Release date: 1948-08-11
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Anna Karenina
25.

Anna Karenina

3.4
6.6/10 IMDB

Stefan and Dolly Oblonsky have had a spat and Stefan has asked his sister, Anna Karenina, to come down to Moscow to help mend the rift. Anna's companion on the train from St. Petersburg is Countess Vronsky who is met at the Moscow station by her son. Col. Vronsky looks very dashing in his uniform and it's love at first sight when he looks at Anna and their eyes meet.

Starring: Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson, Kieron Moore, Hugh Dempster, Mary Kerridge, Marie Lohr, Frank Tickle, Sally Ann Howes, Niall MacGinnis, Michael Gough ..
Directed by: Julien Duvivier
Release date: 1948-01-22
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Ladies of the Chorus
26.

Ladies of the Chorus

3.4
6.1/10 IMDB

Former burlesque star May and her daughter Peggy dance in the chorus. When May has a fight with featured dancer Bubbles, Bubbles leaves the show and Peggy takes her place. When Peggy falls in love with wealthy Randy, May fears class differences may lead to misery.

Starring: Adele Jergens, Marilyn Monroe, Rand Brooks, Nana Bryant, Dave Barry, Eddie Garr, Steven Geray, Gladys Blake, Chet Brandenburg, Paul E. Burns ..
Directed by: Phil Karlson
Release date: 1948-12-30
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Station West
27.

Station West

3.4
6.6/10 IMDB

When two US cavalrymen transporting a gold shipment get killed, US Army Intelligence investigator John Haven goes undercover to a mining and logging town to find the killers.

Starring: Dick Powell, Jane Greer, Agnes Moorehead, Burl Ives, Tom Powers, Gordon Oliver, Steve Brodie, Guinn Williams, Raymond Burr, Regis Toomey ..
Directed by: Sidney Lanfield
Release date: 1948-09-01
28.

Silver River

3.3
6.5/10 IMDB

Unjustly booted out of the cavalry, Mike McComb strikes out for Nevada, and deciding never to be used again, ruthlessly works his way up to becoming one of the most powerful silver magnates in the west. His empire begins to fall apart as the other mining combines rise against him and his stubbornness loses him the support of his wife and old friends.

Starring: Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Thomas Mitchell, Bruce Bennett, Tom D'Andrea, Barton MacLane, Monte Blue, Jonathan Hale, Al Bridge, Arthur Space ..
Directed by: Raoul Walsh
Release date: 1948-05-20
29.

Arch of Triumph

3.2
6.3/10 IMDB

In the winter of 1938, Paris is crowded with refugees from the Nazis, who live in the black shadows of night, trying to evade deportation. One such is Dr. Ravic, who practices medicine illegally and stalks his old Nazi enemy Haake with murder in mind. One rainy night, Ravic meets Joan Madou, a kept woman cast adrift by her lover's sudden death. Against Ravic's better judgment, they become involved in a doomed affair.

Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer, Charles Laughton, Louis Calhern, Ruth Warrick, Roman Bohnen, J. Edward Bromberg, Ruth Nelson, Stephen Bekassy, Curt Bois ..
Directed by: Lewis Milestone
Release date: 1948-02-17
30.

The Woman in White

3.2
6.6/10 IMDB

A young painter stumbles upon an assortment of odd characters at an English estate where he has been hired to give art lessons to beautiful Laura Fairlie. Among them are Anne Catherick, a strange young woman dressed in white whom he meets in the forest and who bears a striking resemblance to Laura; cunning Count Fosco, who hopes to obtain an inheritance for nobleman Sir Percival Glyde, whom he plans to have Laura marry; Mr. Fairlie, a hypochondriac who can't stand to have anyone make the slightest noise; and eccentric Countess Fosco who has her own dark secret. The artist also finds himself drawn to Marion Halcomb, a distant relation to Laura for whom the Count also has plans.

Starring: Alexis Smith, Eleanor Parker, Sydney Greenstreet, Gig Young, Agnes Moorehead, John Abbott, John Emery, Curt Bois, Emma Dunn, Matthew Boulton ..
Directed by: Peter Godfrey
Release date: 1948-05-07
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : The Emperor Waltz
31.

The Emperor Waltz

3.2
6.1/10 IMDB

At the turn of the 20th century, travelling salesman Virgil Smith journeys to Vienna in the hope he can sell a gramophone to Emperor Franz Joseph, whose purchase of the recent American invention could spur its popularity in Austria.

Starring: Bing Crosby, Joan Fontaine, Roland Culver, Lucile Watson, Richard Haydn, Harold Vermilyea, Sig Ruman, Julia Dean, Bert Prival, Alma Macrorie ..
Directed by: Billy Wilder
Release date: 1948-07-02
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Another Part of the Forest
32.

Another Part of the Forest

3.2
7.2/10 IMDB

This 'prequel' to The Little Foxes tells how the ruthless members of the old-South Hubbard family got that way.

Starring: Fredric March, Dan Duryea, Edmond O'Brien, Ann Blyth, Florence Eldridge, John Dall, Betsy Blair, Dona Drake, Libby Taylor, Fritz Leiber ..
Directed by: Michael Gordon
Release date: 1948-05-18
33.

Tarzan and the Mermaids

3.2
5.6/10 IMDB

A high priest tries to force a young beauty to marry a pearl trader who is masquerading as the god Balu.

Starring: Johnny Weissmüller, Brenda Joyce, George Zucco, Andrea Palma, Fernando Wagner, Edward Ashley, John Laurenz, Gustavo Rojo, Matthew Boulton, Linda Christian ..
Directed by: Robert Florey
Release date: 1948-05-15
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Miranda
34.

Miranda

3.1
6.8/10 IMDB

A young married physician discovers a mermaid, and gives into her request to be taken to see London. Comedy and romantic entanglements ensue soon after.

Starring: Glynis Johns, Googie Withers, Griffith Jones, John McCallum, Margaret Rutherford, David Tomlinson, Yvonne Owen, Sonia Holm, Brian Oulton, Zena Marshall ..
Directed by: Ken Annakin
Release date: 1948-04-06
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Blonde Ice
35.

Blonde Ice

3.1
6.0/10 IMDB

A golddigging femme fatale leaves a trail of men behind her, rich and poor, alive and dead.

Starring: Robert Paige, Leslie Brooks, Russ Vincent, Michael Whalen, James Griffith, Emory Parnell, Walter Sande, John Holland, Mildred Coles, Selmer Jackson ..
Directed by: Jack Bernhard
Release date: 1948-07-24
36.

Julia Misbehaves

3.0
6.9/10 IMDB

Julia and William were married and soon separated by his snobbish family. They meet again many years later, when their daughter he has raised invites her mother to her wedding, with the disapproval of William's mother.

Starring: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Peter Lawford, Elizabeth Taylor, Cesar Romero, Lucile Watson, Nigel Bruce, Mary Boland, Reginald Owen, Henry Stephenson ..
Directed by: Jack Conway
Release date: 1948-08-08
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Homecoming
37.

Homecoming

2.9
6.8/10 IMDB

Self-absorbed Dr. Lee Johnson enlists with the Army medical corps during World War II, more out of a feeling that it's "the thing to do" rather than deep-seated patriotism. On his first day, he's put into place by 'Snapshot', a sassy and attractive nurse. Their initial antagonism blossoms into romance. Lee then finds himself torn with guilt over being unfaithful to his wife, Penny, who's waiting for him back home.

Starring: Clark Gable, Lana Turner, Anne Baxter, John Hodiak, Ray Collins, Cameron Mitchell, Gladys Cooper, Alan Hale Jr., Frank Mayo, Frank McLure ..
Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy
Release date: 1948-04-29
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Albuquerque
38.

Albuquerque

2.9
6.6/10 IMDB

Cole Armin comes to Albuquerque to work for his uncle, John Armin, a despotic and hard-hearted czar who operates an ore-hauling freight line, and whose goal is to eliminate a competing line run by Ted Wallace and his sister Celia. Cole tires of his uncle's heavy-handed tactics and switches over to the Wallace side. Lety Tyler, an agent hired by the uncle, also switches over by warning Cole and Ted of a trap set for them by the uncle and his henchman.

Starring: Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Lon Chaney Jr., Russell Hayden, Catherine Craig, George Cleveland, Irving Bacon, Bernard Nedell, Karolyn Grimes ..
Directed by: Ray Enright
Release date: 1948-02-20
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : The Fuller Brush Man
39.

The Fuller Brush Man

2.9
6.8/10 IMDB

Poor Red Jones gets fired from every job he tries. His fiancée gives him one last chance to make good when he becomes a Fuller Brush man. His awkward attempts at sales are further complicated when one of his customers is murdered and he becomes the prime suspect.

Starring: Red Skelton, Janet Blair, Don McGuire, Hillary Brooke, Adele Jergens, Ross Ford, Trudy Marshall, Nicholas Joy, Donald Curtis, Arthur Space ..
Directed by: S. Sylvan Simon
Release date: 1948-06-01
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : The Inside Story
40.

The Inside Story

2.8
6.6/10 IMDB

A collection agent arrives in a small town with $1000 for a local farmer. Whilst waiting for the farmer to arrive the money is put in a safe at a hotel for safe keeping. However, it is removed by mistake and solves a number of financial problems before it is returned.

Starring: Marsha Hunt, William Lundigan, Charles Winninger, Gail Patrick, Gene Lockhart, Florence Bates, Allen Jenkins, Will Wright, Roscoe Karns, Robert Shayne ..
Directed by: Allan Dwan
Release date: 1948-03-14
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : You Gotta Stay Happy
41.

You Gotta Stay Happy

2.8
6.7/10 IMDB

Indecisive heiress Dee Dee Dillwood is pushed into marrying her sixth fiancée, but unable to face the wedding night, she flees into the adjacent hotel room of commercial pilot Marvin Payne, who just wants to sleep. She then persuades him to take her to California.

Starring: Joan Fontaine, James Stewart, Eddie Albert, Roland Young, Willard Parker, Percy Kilbride, Porter Hall, Marcy McGuire, Arthur Walsh, William Bakewell ..
Directed by: H. C. Potter
Release date: 1948-10-28
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Woman Hater
42.

Woman Hater

2.8
5.8/10 IMDB

A confirmed bachelor and a woman who claims to hate men get together and find romance.

Starring: Stewart Granger, Edwige Feuillère, Ronald Squire, Mary Jerrold, Jeanne De Casalis, David Hutcheson, Miles Malleson, Michael Medwin, W.A. Kelly, Valentine Dyall ..
Directed by: Terence Young
Release date: 1948-10-13
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : For the Love of Mary
43.

For the Love of Mary

2.8
6.9/10 IMDB

Young girl gets a job at the White House as a switchboard operator and gets mixed up in politics.

Starring: Deanna Durbin, Edmond O'Brien, Don Taylor, Jeffrey Lynn, Beatrice Roberts, Ray Collins, Hugo Haas, Harry Davenport, Griff Barnett, Katharine Alexander ..
Directed by: Frederick de Cordova
Release date: 1948-09-01
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Blanche Fury
44.

Blanche Fury

2.7
6.7/10 IMDB

Penniless governess Blanche Fullerton takes a job at the estate of her rich relations, the Fury family. To better her position in life, Blanche marries her dull cousin, Laurence Fury, with whom she has a daughter. But before long, boredom sets in, and Blanche begins a tempestuous romance with stableman Philip Thorn. Together, they hatch a murderous plan to gain control of the estate.

Starring: Valerie Hobson, Stewart Granger, Michael Gough, Walter Fitzgerald, Susanne Gibbs, Maurice Denham, Sybille Binder, Ernest Jay, Townsend Whitling, J.H. Roberts ..
Directed by: Marc Allégret
Release date: 1948-01-01
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : The Gallant Blade
45.

The Gallant Blade

2.7
5.7/10 IMDB

Larry Parks in a Cinecolor swashbuckler.

Starring: Larry Parks, Marguerite Chapman, Victor Jory, George Macready, Edith King, Michael Duane, Onslow Stevens ..
Directed by: Henry Levin
Release date: 1948-10-12
46.

Three Daring Daughters

2.7
6.2/10 IMDB

Three young girls try to help their divorced mother find the right husband.

Starring: Jeanette MacDonald, José Iturbi, Jane Powell, Edward Arnold, Elinor Donahue, Ann E. Todd, Tom Helmore, Harry Davenport, Moyna MacGill, Kathryn Card ..
Directed by: Fred M. Wilcox
Release date: 1948-02-12
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Embraceable You
47.

Embraceable You

2.7
6.6/10 IMDB

Eddie, (Dane Clark) a small-time hoodlum is forced to care for Marie (Geraldine Brooks) he accidentally hits with his car during a crime. He is broke and hits up his very displeased mob boss for cash. To make matters worse, Eddie and Marie begin to fall for each other.

Starring: Dane Clark, Geraldine Brooks, S.Z. Sakall, Wallace Ford, Richard Rober, Dave Barry, Lina Romay, Douglas Kennedy, Mary Stuart, Philip Van Zandt ..
Directed by: Felix Jacoves
Release date: 1948-08-21
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : That Wonderful Urge
48.

That Wonderful Urge

2.7
6.5/10 IMDB

When an heiress finds out that the friendly young man she's met at Sun Valley is really an investigative reporter, she ruins his career by falsely claiming they're married.

Starring: Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, Reginald Gardiner, Arleen Whelan, Lucile Watson, Gene Lockhart, Lloyd Gough, Porter Hall, Richard Gaines, Taylor Holmes ..
Directed by: Robert B. Sinclair
Release date: 1948-11-20
Best Romance Movies of 1948 : Portrait from Life
49.

Portrait from Life

2.7
6.8/10 IMDB

A British army officer becomes fascinated by the portrait of a young woman. He travels to Germany to find her, only to discover that she is suffering from amnesia.

Starring: Mai Zetterling, Robert Beatty, Guy Rolfe, Herbert Lom, Patrick Holt, Arnold Marlé, Sybille Binder, Thora Hird, Gerard Heinz, Yvonne Owen ..
Directed by: Terence Fisher
Release date: 1948-12-15
50.

Corridor of Mirrors

2.7
6.4/10 IMDB

A man falls in love with a beautiful young woman and begins to suspect that he may have also loved her in a previous life.

Starring: Eric Portman, Edana Romney, Barbara Mullen, Hugh Sinclair, Bruce Belfrage, Alan Wheatley, Joan Maude, Leslie Weston, Hugh Latimer, John Penrose ..
Directed by: Terence Young
Release date: 1948-07-24

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