Top 10 awesome movies like A Yank at Oxford that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching A Yank at Oxford and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Jack Conway, Robert Taylor and Lionel Barrymore . Here goes the list -

  1. Sporting Blood
  2. Conflict
  3. The Sport Parade
  4. Knockout
  5. That's My Boy
  6. The Forward Pass
  7. Wine, Women and Horses
  8. Huddle
  9. Kentucky
  10. In Love with Life
  1. Sporting Blood

    Sporting Blood

    The saga of thoroughbred Tommy Boy, born in a rain puddle, and his various owners as he evolves into a a champion stakes horse.

    This movie, created by Charles Brabin, Clark Gable and Ernest Torrence, scores 6.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

  2. Conflict

    Conflict

    Pat's ability as a logging/mining camp fighter sets him up to box prizefighter Corrigan. Unknown to his supporters, he's actually in collusion with Corrigan to throw the fight - until he runs into reporter Maude.

    This movie, created by David Howard, John Wayne and Jean Rogers, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

  3. The Sport Parade

    The Sport Parade

    Spoiled sports hero learns hard lessons.

    This movie, created by Dudley Murphy, Joel McCrea and Marian Marsh, scores 5.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

    You can watch this on Youtube, Amazon Video and Google Play Movies.

  4. Knockout

    Knockout

    A prize-fighter falls under the nefarious influence of an unscrupulous boxing promoter-manager, to the detriment of his marriage.

    This movie, created by William Clemens, Arthur Kennedy and Olympe Bradna, scores 5.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

  5. That's My Boy

    That's My Boy

    Tommy Scott goes to a Connecticut college to become a doctor, but is soon discovered to be a prodigious football talent. He becomes a national star and falls in love, but fame and ill-advised financial deals threaten to ruin his future.

    This movie, created by Roy William Neill, Richard Cromwell and Dorothy Jordan, scores 5.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

  6. The Forward Pass

    The Forward Pass

    Marty Reid, the star quarterback at Sanford College, is constantly singled out by the opposition for punishment, and he swears to his pal, Honey Smith, and to Coach Wilson that he will quit the game forever. Ed Kirby, who dislikes Reid, calls him yellow, and Wilson gets Patricia Carlyle, the college vamp, to induce Reid to play. At a sorority dance, where only football players can cut in, Kirby persecutes Reid by dancing with Pat, and as a result Reid does apply to play in the game. When he learns of her trickery, however, Reid fumbles in the game, and both he and Kirby are withdrawn and start a fight in the locker room. Convinced that Reid is no coward, Kirby joins him and they win the game.

    This movie, created by Edward F. Cline, Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and Loretta Young, scores 5.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

  7. Wine, Women and Horses

    Wine, Women and Horses

    Gamblers Jim Turner and Valarie part company in Chicago and agree to meet at Saratoga with Jim stopping off at Barrowville en route. There, Jim meets George Mayhew and Eight Ball, a barbershop bootblack, and replenishes his bankroll gambling on pitching horseshoes. George's mother and his sister Marjorie run a boarding house and Jim goes there to live. George and Jim go to Bellport Park and meet "Broadway", owner of "Lady Luck", a thoroughbred race horse. Jim bets on the horse and wins heavily. He falls in love with Marjorie and wins her away from Preston Barrow when he forswears gambling and promises to get a $20-per-week job which represents Peggy's idea of respectability. Christmas Eve, 1934, finds Jim a night clerk in a small Chicago hotel, playing the horses only on paper for his amusement. Jim is given some money by Joe, a pal of gambler/race horse owner Jed Bright, in appreciation for a racing tip he had given. Jim had planned on sending the money to Marjorie's needy mother but uses most of it to pay a broken-down actor's hotel bill. He then runs the rest of the money into a big roll gambling and accepts a job from Bright. Marjorie, Jim, Bright and Joe go to California for the opening of Santa Anita, where Jim is happy but Marjorie is disgusted with the track life. Valerie wins thousands on "Lady Luck" through Jim's tip, but Marjorie refuses to help them celebrate. Jim, Valerie and "Broadway" make a night of it gambling and Jim wins $20,000. He gives a thousand to Valerie and the remainder to Marjorie the next morning. Jim and Marjorie have a showdown and she admits to sticking with him through pity and he to her through a sense of responsibility. They part company happily---Marjorie to marry Preston (which may or may not be news to ol' Preston), and Jim to return to the track and gambling life with Valerie, (who may or may not have asked him about the missed meeting in Saratoga.)

    This movie, created by Louis King, Barton MacLane and Ann Sheridan, scores 5.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

  8. Huddle

    Huddle

    Tony, the son of Italian immigrants, works in a smoky steel mill in Gary, Indiana. He wins a company scholarship which will enable him to attend Yale college. Over the four years of his college career he learns about football, love, and class prejudice.

    This movie, created by Sam Wood, Ramon Novarro and Madge Evans, scores 5.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

  9. Kentucky

    Kentucky

    Romeo and Juliet story set amidst horse racing in Kentucky. The family feud of lovers Jack and Sally goes back to the Civil War and is kept alive by her Uncle Peter.

    This movie, created by David Butler, Loretta Young and Richard Greene, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

    You can watch this on Youtube, Fandangonow, Microsoft Store, Amazon Video, Vudu, Google Play Movies and Apple Itunes.

  10. In Love with Life

    In Love with Life

    Professor John Sylvestus Applegate has been dismissed from his college teaching position for objecting too loudly to the predominant part that football and other sports play in the curriculum, and soon finds himself dead broke when publishers show no interest in the dry material he brings to them. He meets a young boy, Laury and his mother, Sharon in the park and is quite taken with them. He gets a job-prospect letter, as a private tutor, and applies at once. His employer is Mr. Morley, a surly, sour, mean-tempered old man who informs John he is to act as a tutor for his grandson, who turns out to be Laury. Sharon, Morleys daughter had eloped against her father's wishes and was abandoned by her husband after Laury's birth.

    This movie, created by Frank R. Strayer, Lila Lee and Onslow Stevens, scores 5.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Drama | Sport

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