Top 10 awesome movies like An American Tragedy that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching An American Tragedy 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 Josef von Sternberg, Phillips Holmes and Sylvia Sidney . Here goes the list -

  1. Wives Under Suspicion
  2. The Spellbinder
  3. A Free Soul
  4. Dance, Fools, Dance
  5. Silence
  6. Keep Punching
  7. Men in Exile
  8. Unholy Partners
  9. Twilight Women
  10. Women Without Names
  1. Wives Under Suspicion

    Wives Under Suspicion

    A prosecutor trying a case where a husband shot his adulterous wife begins to suspect that his own wife is having an affair, and starts to have his own thoughts about killing her.

    This movie, created by James Whale, Warren William and Gail Patrick, scores 6.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Prime Video.

  2. The Spellbinder

    The Spellbinder

    Jed Marlowe is a brilliant, scheming, unscrupulous criminal lawyer whose specialty is defending criminal he knows is guilty but gets them off through loop-holes or bribery. Then his daughter, misled by her father's courtroom performance, but unaware of his back-room tactics, marries the killer her father has just unjustly save from the electric chair. What's a poor father to do?

    This movie, created by Jack Hively, Lee Tracy and Barbara Read, scores 6.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

  3. A Free Soul

    A Free Soul

    An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him.

    This movie, created by Clarence Brown, Norma Shearer and Leslie Howard, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Crime | Romance | Drama

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

  4. Dance, Fools, Dance

    Dance, Fools, Dance

    After the death of her father and loss of the family fortune, Bonnie gets a job as a cub reporter while her brother becomes involved in bootlegging.

    This movie, created by Harry Beaumont, Joan Crawford and Lester Vail, scores 6.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

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

  5. Silence

    Silence

    Jim Warren, a crook, is married to Norma, but there was a flaw in their marriage papers and he must marry her gain to protect their unborn child. He returns home and gives her some money but it has been stolen and she is sent to jail as an accomplice. To get her out, he is forced to marry another woman and Norma, thinking Jim has deserted her marries Phil Powers, and gives birth to Jim's daughter. Years later, Jim meets his daughter in the midst of a blackmail scheme against Norma over her earlier imprisonment. The daughter shoots the blackmailer, and Jim takes the blame.

    This movie, created by Rupert Julian, Vera Reynolds and H.B. Warner, scores 5.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

  6. Keep Punching

    Keep Punching

    Henry Jackson, known as Little Dynamite, is a Golden Gloves champion, who agrees to turn professional when approached by fight manager Ed Watson, despite the opposition raised by his father and Fanny Singleton, his sweetheart. Soon, Jackson is ready to fight for the championship, when he runs into Frank Harrison, an old school friend. Harrison is not the faithful friend that Jackson believes him to be as he is betting heavily that the heavily-favored Jackson will lose the bout. To ensure he does, Harrison introduces Jackson to a hot mama, Jerry Jordan, who is instructed to make him drink, stay out late and generally mess him up by whatever means. The day of the fight, Harrison orders Jerry to slip Jackson a sleeping potion just before he leaves for the fight. Jerry, now in love with Jackson, finally agrees after Harrison threatens her. A few hours before the fight, Jackson, Windy, a Harlem hanger-on, Harrison and Jerry are in Harrison's apartment when Jerry proposes a toast to Jordan. When he is not looking, she slips the sleeping potion into his glass. Windy sees her and switches glasses with Jackson. Jerry, ringside at the fight, sees the boy she loves getting a bad beating.Sobbing wildly, she leaves the arena and runs to a near-by church, where she drops on her knees and prays to God to forgive her and to let Henry win.

    This movie, created by John Clein, Henry Armstrong and Willie Bryant, scores 5.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

  7. Men in Exile

    Men in Exile

    Framed for a robbery he didn't commit, a man flees to a Caribbean island and gets involved with a woman, gun-runners and murder.

    This movie, created by John Farrow, Dick Purcell and June Travis, scores 5.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

  8. Unholy Partners

    Unholy Partners

    A tough, ambitious newspaperman starts a new tabloid in 1919 New York, with a crooked big-time gambler as a partner.

    This movie, created by Mervyn LeRoy, Edward G. Robinson and Edward Arnold, scores 6.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

  9. Twilight Women

    Twilight Women

    Unmarried nightclub singer, Vivanne Bruce, is thrown on her own when her lover, Jerry Nolan, is arrested for murder. Searching for a place to live, she eventually finds a room in a boarding-house run by "Nellie" Alistair, a ruthless woman who provides room-and-board for unmarried mothers with an ulterior motive...selling children for adoption. Vivanne resents having to share a room with Chris Ralston, who arrives with her young son, but they become friends when Chris intervenes on Vivanne's behalf in an argument with another boarder. Vivanne is caring for Chris' child, and, when it becomes ill, she turns to "Nellie" for help but is refused. The baby dies and Vivanne fights with "Nellie", who pushes her down a flight of stairs. A doctor and a nurse are called and Vivanne delivers a daughter. The police are notified by the nurse when the nature of the boarding house is ascertained, and "Nellie" is arrested. Vivanne gives her new-born baby to Chris to "replace" her own because she wants nothing to do with a baby whose father has just been hanged for murder.

    This movie, created by Gordon Parry, Freda Jackson and Rene Ray, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Prime Video.

  10. Women Without Names

    Women Without Names

    A newly married couple is framed for the murder of a police officer. She is sent to prison, while he is sentenced to die in the electric chair. She sets out to prove their innocence.

    This movie, created by Robert Florey, Ellen Drew and Robert Paige, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Romance | Crime | Drama

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