Best Romance Movies of 1951

1.

A Place in the Sun

5.5
7.7/10 IMDB

An ambitious young man wins an heiress's heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend's pregnancy.

Starring: Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters, Anne Revere, Keefe Brasselle, Fred Clark, Raymond Burr, Herbert Heyes, Shepperd Strudwick, Frieda Inescort ..
Directed by: George Stevens
Release date: 1951-06-12
2.

An American in Paris

5.2
7.2/10 IMDB

Jerry Mulligan is an exuberant American expatriate in Paris trying to make a reputation as a painter. His friend Adam is a struggling concert pianist who's a long time associate of a famous French singer, Henri Baurel. A lonely society woman, Milo Roberts, takes Jerry under her wing and supports him, but is interested in more than his art.

Starring: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guétary, Nina Foch, Anna Q. Nilsson, John Eldredge, Hayden Rorke, Dudley Field Malone, Ann Codee ..
Directed by: Vincente Minnelli
Release date: 1951-09-26
3.

Quo Vadis

5.2
7.1/10 IMDB

Set against the back drop of Rome in crisis, General Marcus Vinicius returns to the city from the battle fields and falls in love with a Christian woman, Lygia. Caught in the grip of insanity, Nero's atrocities become more extreme and he burns Rome, laying the blame on the Christians. Vinicius races to save Lygia from the wrath of Nero as the empire of Rome collapses around them.

Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr, Leo Genn, Peter Ustinov, Patricia Laffan, Finlay Currie, Abraham Sofaer, Marina Berti, Buddy Baer, Felix Aylmer ..
Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy, Anthony Mann
Release date: 1951-11-08
4.

Othello

4.6
7.6/10 IMDB

When a secret marriage is planned between Othello, a Moorish general, and Desdemona, the daughter of Senator Brabantio, her old suitor Roderigo takes it hard. He allies himself with Iago, who has his own grudge against Othello, and the two conspire to bring Othello down. When their first plan, to have him accused of witchcraft, fails, they plant evidence intended to make him believe Desdemona is unfaithful.

Starring: Orson Welles, Micheál Mac Liammóir, Robert Coote, Suzanne Cloutier, Hilton Edwards, Nicholas Bruce, Michael Laurence, Fay Compton, Doris Dowling, Joan Fontaine ..
Directed by: Orson Welles
Release date: 1951-11-27
5.

The River

3.9
7.4/10 IMDB

Director Jean Renoir’s entrancing first color feature—shot entirely on location in India—is a visual tour de force. Based on the novel by Rumer Godden, the film eloquently contrasts the growing pains of three young women with the immutability of the Bengal river around which their daily lives unfold. Enriched by Renoir’s subtle understanding and appreciation for India and its people, The River gracefully explores the fragile connections between transitory emotions and everlasting creation.

Starring: Nora Swinburne, Esmond Knight, Arthur Shields, Suprova Mukerjee, Thomas E. Breen, Patricia Walters, Radha Burnier, Adrienne Corri, June Tripp, Nimai Barik ..
Directed by: Jean Renoir
Release date: 1951-09-10
6.

People Will Talk

3.8
7.4/10 IMDB

Successful and well-liked, Dr. Noah Praetorius becomes the victim of a witchhunt at the hands of Professor Elwell, who disdains Praetorius's unorthodox medical views and also questions his relationship with the mysterious, ever-present Mr. Shunderson.

Starring: Cary Grant, Jeanne Crain, Finlay Currie, Hume Cronyn, Walter Slezak, Sidney Blackmer, Katherine Locke, Margaret Hamilton, Jack Kelly, Basil Ruysdael ..
Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Release date: 1951-08-29
7.

His Kind of Woman

3.8
7.0/10 IMDB

In a desperate attempt to get out of debt, career gambler Dan Milner agrees to rendezvous with a mysterious contact at a distant Mexican resort in exchange for $50,000. Upon arriving, Milner meets his fellow guests, including a plastic surgeon, a philandering movie star and his beautiful girlfriend. Soon Milner discovers that the man who hired him may be the ruthless gangster Nick Ferraro -- a deported crime boss looking to re-enter the USA.

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Jane Russell, Vincent Price, Tim Holt, Charles McGraw, Marjorie Reynolds, Raymond Burr, Leslie Banning, Jim Backus, Philip Van Zandt ..
Directed by: John Farrow, Richard Fleischer
Release date: 1951-08-15
8.

The Tales of Hoffmann

3.7
7.1/10 IMDB

A young poet named Hoffman broods over his failed romances. First, his affair with the beautiful Olympia is shattered when he realizes that she is really a mechanical woman designed by a scientist. Next, he believes that a striking prostitute loves him, only to find out she was hired to fake her affections by the dastardly Dapertutto. Lastly, a magic spell claims the life of his final lover.

Starring: Moira Shearer, Ludmilla Tchérina, Pamela Brown, Léonide Massine, Ann Ayars, Robert Helpmann, Frederick Ashton, Robert Rounseville, Mogens Wieth, Lionel Harris ..
Directed by: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Release date: 1951-04-04
9.

No Highway

3.7
7.1/10 IMDB

James Stewart plays aeronautical engineer Theodore Honey, the quintessential absent-minded professor: eccentric, forgetful, but brilliant. His studies show that the aircraft being manufactured by his employer has a subtle but deadly design flaw that manifests itself only after the aircraft has flown a certain number of hours. En route to a crash site to prove his theory, Honey discovers that he is aboard a plane rapidly approaching his predicted deadline.

Starring: James Stewart, Glynis Johns, Marlene Dietrich, Janette Scott, Jack Hawkins, Elizabeth Allan, Ronald Squire, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Bessie Love, Jill Clifford ..
Directed by: Henry Koster
Release date: 1951-06-28
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Along the Great Divide
10.

Along the Great Divide

3.7
6.8/10 IMDB

New Federal marshal Len Merrick saves Tim Keith from lynching at the hands of the Roden clan, and hopes to get him to Santa Loma for trial. Vindictive Ned Roden, whose son Ed was killed, still wants personal revenge, and Tim would like to escape before Ned catches up with him again. Can the marshal make it across the desert with Tim and his daughter? Even if he makes it, will justice be served?

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Virginia Mayo, John Agar, Walter Brennan, Ray Teal, Hugh Sanders, Morris Ankrum, James Anderson, Charles Meredith ..
Directed by: Raoul Walsh
Release date: 1951-06-02
11.

Show Boat

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

A dashing Mississippi river gambler wins the affections of the daughter of the owner of the Show Boat.

Starring: Howard Keel, Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Joe E. Brown, Marge Champion, Gower Champion, Robert Sterling, Agnes Moorehead, Bess Flowers, Leif Erickson ..
Directed by: George Sidney
Release date: 1951-07-19
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : The Lemon Drop Kid
12.

The Lemon Drop Kid

3.6
7.0/10 IMDB

When the Lemon Drop Kid accidentally cheats gangster Moose Moran out of his track winnings, the Kid promises to repay Moose the money by Christmas. Creating a fake charity for "Apple Annie" Nellie Thursday, the Kid tricks his gang into donning Santa suits and "collecting dough for old dolls" like Nellie who have nowhere to live.

Starring: Bob Hope, Marilyn Maxwell, Lloyd Nolan, Jane Darwell, Andrea King, Fred Clark, Jay C. Flippen, William Frawley, Harry Bellaver, Sid Melton ..
Directed by: Sidney Lanfield
Release date: 1951-04-02
13.

Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

Pandora Reynolds is a woman who has never fallen in love – but one who men kill and die for. When she meets dashing and mysterious ship's captain Hendrik van der Zee, he pushes her to commit the ultimate act of love.

Starring: James Mason, Ava Gardner, Nigel Patrick, Sheila Sim, Harold Warrender, Mario Cabré, Marius Goring, John Laurie, Pamela Mason, Patricia Rainier ..
Directed by: Albert Lewin
Release date: 1951-04-13
14.

On Moonlight Bay

3.5
6.9/10 IMDB

The Winfield family moves into a new house in a small town in Indiana. Tomboy Marjorie Winfield begins a romance with William Sherman who lives across the street. Marjorie has to learn how to dance and act like a proper young lady. Unfortunately William Sherman has unconventional ideas for the time. His ideas include not believing in marriage or money, which causes friction with Marjorie's father, who is the local bank vice president

Starring: Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Leon Ames, Rosemary DeCamp, Mary Wickes, Jack Smith, Ellen Corby, Billy Gray, Jeffrey Stevens, Eddie Marr ..
Directed by: Roy Del Ruth
Release date: 1951-07-26
15.

Royal Wedding

3.5
6.7/10 IMDB

Tom and Ellen are asked to perform as a dance team in England at the time of Princess Elizabeth's wedding. As brother and sister, each develops a British love interest, Ellen with Lord John Brindale and Tom with dancer Anne Ashmond.

Starring: Fred Astaire, Jane Powell, Peter Lawford, Sarah Churchill, Keenan Wynn, Henri Letondal, Albert Sharpe, Viola Roache, Bess Flowers, Mae Clarke ..
Directed by: Stanley Donen
Release date: 1951-03-08
16.

Father's Little Dividend

3.4
6.5/10 IMDB

In this sequel to Father of the Bride, newly married Kay Dunstan announces that she and her husband are going to have a baby, leaving her father having to come to grips with the fact that he will soon be a granddad.

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Elizabeth Taylor, Don Taylor, Billie Burke, Moroni Olsen, Richard Rober, Marietta Canty, Russ Tamblyn, Hayden Rorke ..
Directed by: Vincente Minnelli
Release date: 1951-04-05
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : On the Riviera
17.

On the Riviera

3.4
6.3/10 IMDB

In this fast-paced remake of the Muarice Chavlier vehicle Folies Bergere, talented Danny Kaye plays both a performer and a heroic French military pilot.

Starring: Danny Kaye, Gene Tierney, Corinne Calvet, Marcel Dalio, Jean Murat, Henri Letondal, Clinton Sundberg, Sig Ruman, Joyce Mackenzie, Monique Chantal ..
Directed by: Walter Lang
Release date: 1951-04-20
18.

Lullaby of Broadway

3.3
6.7/10 IMDB

Pretty Melinda Howard has been abroad singing with a musical troupe. She decides to return home to surprise her mother whom she thinks is a successful Broadway star with a mansion in Manhattan. She doesn't know that her mother is actually a burnt-out cabaret singer with a love for whiskey. When she arrives at the mansion, she is taken in by the two servants who are friends of her mother's. The house actually belongs to Adolph Hubbell, a kind-hearted Broadway producer who also gets drawn into the charade. Hubbell takes a shine to Melinda and agrees to star her in his next show. Melinda also finds romance with a handsome hoofer who's also in the show. All is going well for Melinda except that she wants to see her mother who keeps putting off their reunion.

Starring: Doris Day, Gene Nelson, S.Z. Sakall, Billy De Wolfe, Gladys George, Florence Bates, Anne Triola, Hanley Stafford, Murray Alper, Bess Flowers ..
Directed by: David Butler
Release date: 1951-03-26
19.

David and Bathsheba

3.3
6.1/10 IMDB

King David enters into an adulterous affair with the beautiful Bathsheba, which has tragic consequences for his family and Israel.

Starring: Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Kieron Moore, Raymond Massey, James Robertson Justice, Jayne Meadows, John Sutton, Dennis Hoey, Francis X. Bushman, George Zucco ..
Directed by: Henry King
Release date: 1951-08-10
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Bedtime for Bonzo
20.

Bedtime for Bonzo

3.2
5.5/10 IMDB

College prof Peter Boyd tries to salvage his professional and personal reputation by using a lab chimp to prove that environment trumps heredity in behavioral development.

Starring: Ronald Reagan, Diana Lynn, Walter Slezak, Lucille Barkley, Jesse White, Ann Tyrrell, Herbert Heyes, Herb Vigran, Harry Tyler, Tommy Bond ..
Directed by: Frederick de Cordova
Release date: 1951-04-05
21.

Love Nest

3.2
6.2/10 IMDB

Jim and Connie's postwar New York building troubles keep Jim from working on his novel. Ex-WAC from Jim's army days Roberta moves in, further upsetting Connie but pleasing Jim's friend Ed. Tenant Charley, who marries tenant Eadie, loans money to Jim to help him keep the building, money which this Casanova obtains from rich widows.

Starring: June Haver, William Lundigan, Frank Fay, Marilyn Monroe, Jack Paar, Leatrice Joy, Henry Kulky, Marie Blake, Leo Cleary, Patricia Miller ..
Directed by: Joseph M. Newman
Release date: 1951-10-10
22.

Across the Wide Missouri

3.2
6.2/10 IMDB

In the 1830's beaver trapper Flint Mitchell and other white men hunt and trap in the then unnamed territories of Montana and Idaho. Flint marries a Blackfoot woman as a way to gain entrance into her people's rich lands, but finds she means more to him than a ticket to good beaver habitat.

Starring: Clark Gable, Ricardo Montalban, John Hodiak, Adolphe Menjou, J. Carrol Naish, Jack Holt, Alan Napier, George Chandler, Richard Anderson, María Elena Marqués ..
Directed by: William A. Wellman
Release date: 1951-10-12
23.

Let's Make It Legal

3.2
6.1/10 IMDB

A woman divorces her husband of 20 years because he gambles too much.

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Macdonald Carey, Zachary Scott, Barbara Bates, Robert Wagner, Marilyn Monroe, Frank Cady, Harry Harvey, Kathleen Freeman, Paul Gerrits ..
Directed by: Richard Sale
Release date: 1951-10-31
24.

Here Comes the Groom

3.1
6.3/10 IMDB

Foreign correspondent Pete Garvey has 5 days to win back his former fiancée, or he'll lose the orphans he adopted.

Starring: Bing Crosby, Jane Wyman, Alexis Smith, Franchot Tone, James Barton, Robert Keith, Anna Maria Alberghetti, Connie Gilchrist, Jacky Gencel, Charles Lane ..
Directed by: Frank Capra
Release date: 1951-09-20
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Bright Victory
25.

Bright Victory

3.0
7.3/10 IMDB

A soldier blinded in war returns home and attempts to adjust to civilian life.

Starring: Arthur Kennedy, Peggy Dow, Julie Adams, James Edwards, Will Geer, Jim Backus, Rock Hudson, Nana Bryant, Minor Watson, Marjorie Crossland ..
Directed by: Mark Robson
Release date: 1951-08-01
26.

The Man from Planet X

3.0
5.7/10 IMDB

While watching for a planet that may collide with earth, scientists stationed in Scotland are approached by a visitor from outer space.

Starring: Robert Clarke, Margaret Field, Raymond Bond, William Schallert, Roy Engel, David Ormont, Gilbert Fallman, Pat Goldin, Tom Daly, June Jeffery ..
Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer
Release date: 1951-04-27
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Scent-imental Romeo
27.

Scent-imental Romeo

3.0
7.0/10 IMDB

A hungry cat disguises herself as a skunk to get in on feeding time at the zoo, but amorous Pepe thinks she's the real thing and pours on his Maurice Chevalier impression to win her over.

Starring: Mel Blanc ..
Directed by: Chuck Jones
Release date: 1951-03-24
28.

I'd Climb the Highest Mountain

3.0
6.8/10 IMDB

A minister from the Deep South is assigned a new parish and moves with his wife to a town in Georgia's Blue Ridge Mountains, where he tends to the spiritual and emotional needs of his small flock.

Starring: Susan Hayward, William Lundigan, Rory Calhoun, Barbara Bates, Gene Lockhart, Lynn Bari, Ruth Donnelly, Kathleen Lockhart, Alexander Knox, Jean Inness ..
Directed by: Henry King
Release date: 1951-02-17
29.

A Millionaire for Christy

2.9
6.2/10 IMDB

Christy Sloane is sent on a business trip to inform radio personality Peter Lockwood that his uncle has died and left him $2 million. Christy, who's in financial straits, decides to try to snag Peter. Zany hijinks ensue and romantic sparks fly.

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Eleanor Parker, Richard Carlson, Kay Buckley, Una Merkel, Chris-Pin Martin, Douglass Dumbrille, Raymond Greenleaf, Nestor Paiva ..
Directed by: George Marshall
Release date: 1951-09-02
30.

Superman and the Mole-Men

2.9
5.5/10 IMDB

Reporters Clark Kent and Lois Lane arrive in the small town of Silsby to witness the drilling of the world's deepest oil well. The drill, however, has penetrated the underground home of a race of small, furry people who then come to the surface at night to look around. The fact that they glow in the dark scares the townfolk, who form a mob, led by the vicious Luke Benson, intent on killing the strange people. Only Superman has a chance to prevent this tragedy.

Starring: George Reeves, Phyllis Coates, Beverly Washburn, John T. Bambury, Tony Boris, Stephen Carr, Byron Foulger, Jeff Corey, Adrienne Marden, Jerry Maren ..
Directed by: Lee Sholem
Release date: 1951-11-23
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Fighting Coast Guard
31.

Fighting Coast Guard

2.9
6.2/10 IMDB

Story of how the Coast Guard trained to help win World War II.

Starring: Brian Donlevy, Forrest Tucker, Ella Raines, John Russell, Richard Jaeckel, William Murphy, Martin Milner, Steve Brodie, Hugh O'Brian, Tom Powers ..
Directed by: Joseph Kane
Release date: 1951-05-31
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : The House in the Square
32.

The House in the Square

2.9
7.0/10 IMDB

Atomic scientist Peter Standish travels back in time to 1784, an era he has read about in his forefather's diaries. He falls in love with his forefather's cousin Helen but his contemporaries of 1784 are perplexed by his strange talk and the odd knowledge he possess.

Starring: Tyrone Power, Ann Blyth, Michael Rennie, Dennis Price, Beatrice Campbell, Kathleen Byron, Raymond Huntley, Irene Browne ..
Directed by: Roy Ward Baker
Release date: 1951-12-07
33.

Force of Arms

2.8
6.5/10 IMDB

During the winter of 1943, the German army halted the American advance in the mountains of Italy; back-and-forth combat decimates Joe Peterson's platoon. On leave in Naples, Joe meets WAC lieutenant Eleanor MacKay; initially cool, she begins to melt during a bombing raid. Their romance develops despite Joe's periodic returns to the front. But whether he'll come back in the end becomes more than doubtful...

Starring: William Holden, Nancy Olson, Frank Lovejoy, Gene Evans, Katherine Warren, Dick Wesson, Paul Picerni, Ron Hagerthy, Ross Ford, Amelia Cova ..
Directed by: Michael Curtiz
Release date: 1951-08-13
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Circle of Danger
34.

Circle of Danger

2.8
6.4/10 IMDB

An American comes to Britain to investigate the murky circumstances of his brother's death that occurred during a WW2 commando raid.

Starring: Ray Milland, Patricia Roc, Marius Goring, Hugh Sinclair, Naunton Wayne, Edward Rigby, Marjorie Fielding, John Bailey, Colin Gordon, Dora Bryan ..
Directed by: Jacques Tourneur
Release date: 1951-04-17
35.

Tomahawk

2.8
6.3/10 IMDB

In 1866, a new gold discovery and an inconclusive conference force the U.S. Army to build a road and fort in territory ceded by previous treaty to the Sioux...to the disgust of frontier scout Jim Bridger, whose Cheyenne wife led him to see the conflict from both sides. The powder-keg situation needs only a spark to bring war, and violent bigots like Lieut. Rob Dancy are all too likely to provide this. Meanwhile, Bridger's chance of preventing catastrophe is dimmed by equally wrenching personal conflicts. Unusually accurate historically.

Starring: Van Heflin, Yvonne De Carlo, Alex Nicol, Preston Foster, Jack Oakie, John War Eagle, Rock Hudson, Susan Cabot, Arthur Space, Russ Conway ..
Directed by: George Sherman
Release date: 1951-02-05
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : The Girl on the Bridge
36.

The Girl on the Bridge

2.8
6.7/10 IMDB

A young woman's suicide attempt is stopped by an old man passing by. The two fall in love -- but the relationship between the young girl and old man is threatened when a blackmailer from her past shows up.

Starring: Hugo Haas, Beverly Michaels, Robert Dane, Anthony Jochim, John Close, Darr Smith, Judy Clark, Maria Bibikov, Al Hill, Anthony Jochim ..
Directed by: Hugo Haas
Release date: 1951-12-01
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Night Into Morning
37.

Night Into Morning

2.8
6.8/10 IMDB

Berkeley university professor adjusts (using alcohol) to tragic fire deaths of wife & son.

Starring: Ray Milland, John Hodiak, Nancy Reagan, Lewis Stone, Jean Hagen, Rosemary DeCamp, Dawn Addams, Jonathan Cott, Celia Lovsky, Gordon Gebert ..
Directed by: Fletcher Markle
Release date: 1951-06-08
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Bullfighter and the Lady
38.

Bullfighter and the Lady

2.7
6.8/10 IMDB

An American takes up bullfighting to impress the ladies but learns to respect the sport.

Starring: Robert Stack, Joy Page, Gilbert Roland, Virginia Grey, John Hubbard, Katy Jurado, Ismael Pérez 'Poncianito', Rodolfo Acosta, Ruben Padilla, Darío Ramírez ..
Directed by: Budd Boetticher
Release date: 1951-04-26
39.

Happy Go Lovely

2.7
6.4/10 IMDB

B.G. Bruno, a rich bachelor, the head of a successful greeting-card company in Scotland, is essentially a kind man but respectable to the point of stodginess and extreme stuffiness. An American troupe visiting Edinburgh wants to produce a musical in town but has trouble getting backers. Bruno meets several of the leading ladies of the show; through a misunderstanding he doesn't correct they think that he's a newspaper reporter. He falls in love with one of the women, who reciprocates; he grows more lively and friendly, to the surprise of his employees. After a series of mishaps and comic incidents comes a happy ending: a successful show and true love.

Starring: David Niven, Vera-Ellen, Cesar Romero, Gordon Jackson, Bobby Howes, Diane Hart, Barbara Couper, Henry Hewitt, Gladys Henson ..
Directed by: H. Bruce Humberstone
Release date: 1951-03-06
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : My True Story
40.

My True Story

2.7
6.4/10 IMDB

Ann Martin (Helen Walker) is serving time as a jewel thief. She is paroled and determined to stay clean. She quickly finds out that she was paroled by an old, vicious boss that has picked her for a job. It is dangerous for her to say yes or no.

Starring: Helen Walker, Willard Parker, Elisabeth Risdon, Emory Parnell, Aldo Ray, Wilton Graff, Ivan Triesault, Ben Welden, Fred F. Sears, Mary Newton ..
Directed by: Mickey Rooney
Release date: 1951-03-08
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Insurance Investigator
41.

Insurance Investigator

2.7
6.2/10 IMDB

When a businessman who has had a double indemnity policy taken out on him dies mysteriously, his insurance company sends an undercover investigator to town to determine exactly what happened.

Starring: Richard Denning, Audrey Long, John Eldredge, Hillary Brooke, Reed Hadley, Jonathan Hale, Roy Barcroft, Wilson Wood, William Tannen, Phillip Pine ..
Directed by: George Blair
Release date: 1951-03-23
42.

The Lady and the Bandit

2.6
6.1/10 IMDB

Highwayman Dick Turpin rides 200 miles to save his wife from the gallows in 18th-century England.

Starring: Louis Hayward, Patricia Medina, Suzanne Dalbert, Tom Tully, John Williams, Malú Gatica, Alan Mowbray, Lumsden Hare, Barbara Brown, George Baxter ..
Directed by: Ralph Murphy
Release date: 1951-08-13
43.

Double Dynamite

2.6
5.9/10 IMDB

An innocent bank teller, suspected of embezzlement, is aided by an eccentric, wisecracking waiter.

Starring: Jane Russell, Groucho Marx, Frank Sinatra, Don McGuire, Howard Freeman, Nestor Paiva, Frank Orth, Harry Hayden, William Edmunds, Russell Thorson ..
Directed by: Irving Cummings
Release date: 1951-12-25
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : The Brave Bulls
44.

The Brave Bulls

2.6
6.2/10 IMDB

A matador must recover his courage after being gored in the ring.

Starring: Mel Ferrer, Miroslava, Anthony Quinn, Eugene Iglesias, José Torvay, Charlita, José Luis Vásquez “Mexicano”, Alfonso Alvarez, Alfredo Aguilar, Francisco Balderas ..
Directed by: Robert Rossen
Release date: 1951-04-18
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Too Young to Kiss
45.

Too Young to Kiss

2.6
6.1/10 IMDB

Eric Wainwright, a busy impresario, is besieged by hordes of wannabe concert stars, eager for their big break. One of them is Cynthia Potter, a talented pianist... but she can't get in to see him. When she learns that Wainwright is auditioning young musicians for a children's concert tour, Cynthia dons braces and bobby sox and passes herself off as a child prodigy.

Starring: June Allyson, Van Johnson, Gig Young, Rita Corday, Kathryn Givney, Larry Keating, Hans Conried, Esther Dale, Antonio Filauri, Jo Gilbert ..
Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard
Release date: 1951-11-22
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Valentino
46.

Valentino

2.6
5.8/10 IMDB

Italian immigrant Rudolph Valentino makes it big in silent Hollywood, but he ends up struggling between his career and the woman he loves.

Starring: Anthony Dexter, Eleanor Parker, Richard Carlson, Patricia Medina, Joseph Calleia, Dona Drake, Lloyd Gough, Otto Kruger ..
Directed by: Lewis Allen
Release date: 1951-03-08
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Cavalry Scout
47.

Cavalry Scout

2.6
5.9/10 IMDB

Kirby Frye, a former Confederate officer but now a Union Cavalry scout, is sent into Montana territory to locate and retrieve three Gatling Guns stolen from the U.S. Arsenal by outlaws believed to have taken them west to sell to the Soiux and Cheyenne. The trail leads him to Red Bluff where, aided by Claire Corville, he and the audience discover together and real quick like that Martin Gavin, a supposedly-honest operator of a freight line, has the guns and intends to exchange them to the Indians for furs.

Starring: Rod Cameron, Audrey Long, Jim Davis, James Millican, James Arness, John Doucette, Frank Wilcox ..
Directed by: Lesley Selander
Release date: 1951-05-13
Best Romance Movies of 1951 : Week-End with Father
48.

Week-End with Father

2.6
6.1/10 IMDB

Two single parents shock their children by falling in love.

Starring: Van Heflin, Patricia Neal, Gigi Perreau, Jimmy Hunt, Virginia Field, Richard Denning, Richard Denning, Elvia Allman, Tommy Rettig, Frances E. Williams ..
Directed by: Douglas Sirk
Release date: 1951-12-01
49.

Three Guys Named Mike

2.6
6.2/10 IMDB

A stewardess becomes romantically involved with an airline pilot, a college professor, and a successful businessman...all of whom are named Mike. When the three find out about each other, she has to decide which one she loves the most.

Starring: Jane Wyman, Van Johnson, Howard Keel, Barry Sullivan, Phyllis Kirk, Anne Sargent, Jeff Donnell, Herbert Heyes, Robert Sherwood, Don McGuire ..
Directed by: Charles Walters
Release date: 1951-03-01
50.

Goodbye, My Fancy

2.6
6.0/10 IMDB

Agatha has fond memories of her romance with college president Dr. James Merrill, when she was a student and he was her professor, and wants to see if there is still a spark between them.

Starring: Joan Crawford, Robert Young, Eve Arden, Lurene Tuttle, Frank Lovejoy, Janice Rule, Howard St. John, Ellen Corby, Morgan Farley, Virginia Gibson ..
Directed by: Vincent Sherman
Release date: 1951-05-19

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