Top 10 awesome movies like Androcles and the Lion that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Androcles and the Lion 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 Chester Erskine, Jean Simmons and Victor Mature . Here goes the list -

  1. Swing Shift Maisie
  2. Sergeant Murphy
  3. Raffles
  4. Joseph Andrews
  5. Who Is Hope Schuyler?
  6. The Mighty McGurk
  7. Bonanza Town
  8. Heading West
  9. Casanova's Big Night
  10. She Loves Me Not
  1. Swing Shift Maisie

    Swing Shift Maisie

    Street-smart Maisie from Brooklyn lands a job at an airplane assembly plant during WWII and falls in love with handsome pilot "Breezy" McLaughlin. Breezy, however, falling in love with and getting engaged to Maisie's conniving roommate Iris, doesn't realize she's using him and it's up to Maisie to convince him.

    This movie, created by Norman Z. McLeod, Ann Sothern and James Craig, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Action | Adventure | Comedy

  2. Sergeant Murphy

    Sergeant Murphy

    A horse is offered for sale to the cavalry but is rejected as unfit for service. A cavalry private buys the horse, and trains it to be a champion racer. When he thinks it's ready, he manages to sneak it into England to race in the British Grand National. Based on a true story.

    This movie, created by B. Reeves Eason, Ronald Reagan and Mary Maguire, scores 4.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Action | Adventure | Comedy

  3. Raffles

    Raffles

    Man about town and First Class cricketer A.J. Raffles keeps himself solvent with daring robberies. Meeting Gwen from his schooldays and falling in love all over again, he spends the weekend with her parents, Lord and Lady Melrose. A necklace presents an irresistible temptation, but also in attendance is Scotland Yard's finest, finally on the trail.

    This movie, created by Sam Wood, David Niven and Olivia de Havilland, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Crime | Adventure | Comedy

    You can watch this on Amazon Prime Video.

  4. Joseph Andrews

    Joseph Andrews

    Lady Booby alias "Belle" (Ann-Margret), the lively wife of the fat landed squire Sir Thomas Booby (Peter Bull), has a lusty eye on the attractive, intelligent villager Joseph Andrews (Peter Firth), a Latin pupil and protégé of Parson Adams (Sir Michael Hordern), and makes him their footman. Joseph's heart belongs to a country girl, foundling Fanny Goodwill (Natalie Ogle), but his masters take him on a fashionable trip to Bath, where the spoiled society comes mainly to see and be seen, yet Sir Thomas really seeks relief for his sick foot, but drowns in the famous Roman baths. When the all but grieving lady finds Joseph's Christian virtue and true love resist her lusting passes just as well as the many ladies who fancy her footman, she fires the boy. On his way back on foot, he falls prey to highwaymen who rob him of everything, even the clothes on his back. He's found and nursed by an innkeeper's maid, which stirs lusts there, again besides his honorable conduct, but is found by the good Parson. Meanwhile, the lady consents to her cousin marrying below his station when learning the fiancée is Joseph's sister, Pamela (Karen Dotrice). The Parson barely escapes a wicked gentleman's totally unjust, all but gentle justice after being accused of the attempted rape committed by a squire he actually prevented, and comes to learn ever more about a relevant child-theft by Gypsies, but meanwhile, he, Joseph, and Fanny, fall prey again to the rapist's utter debauchery.

    This movie, created by Tony Richardson, Ann-Margret and Peter Firth, scores 5.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Adventure | Drama | Comedy

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

  5. Who Is Hope Schuyler?

    Who Is Hope Schuyler?

    A girl reporter is trying to tack down the lady-in-the-title, as a key witness in a graft trial, which involves three murder and that many failed attempts. A prosecuting attorney in the district attorneys office is aiding her in solving the mystery of the missing lady.

    This movie, created by Thomas Z. Loring, Joseph Allen and Mary Howard, scores 5.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Action | Adventure | Comedy

  6. The Mighty McGurk

    The Mighty McGurk

    "Slag" McGurk, a former boxing champ living on memories of glories past, spends his days and nights as a bouncer/braggert/boozer at Glenson's saloon. But when "Slag" stumbles upon a young orphaned lad and agrees to help him find a relative, his life takes on a whole new meaning.

    This movie, created by John Waters, Wallace Beery and Dean Stockwell, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Action | Adventure | Comedy

  7. Bonanza Town

    Bonanza Town

    A man's pursuit of some wanted criminals is hindered by the interference of a crooked judge.

    This movie, created by Fred F. Sears, Charles Starrett and Fred F. Sears, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Action | Adventure | Comedy

  8. Heading West

    Heading West

    Dakota Indian Agent Steve Reynolds receives a copy of the Bonanza City Nuggett from Jim Mallory and reads a story blaming the Durango Kid for recent gold mine raids. Steve, also the Durango Kid, and his pal Smiley head for Bonanza City to contact Mallory and Rance Hudson, his partner in the mining machinery business. Mallory sells his interest in the business to Hudson for $50,000 and heads for California. Seeing him off are Hudson's secretary Anne Parker, her father Sam Parker, owner of the Gold Moon Mine and his miners Hank Penny and the Plantation Boys (Harold Hensley, Noel Boggs, Sanford Williams and Fenton Reynolds). Hudson plans to rob the wagon train and blame the Durango Kid, and sends Curlew and his henchmen to do the job. Killing Mallory in the raid, Curlew caches the money rather than taking it to Hudson. Despite that, Hudson learns that Carter plans a gold shipment and orders Curlew to rob the stage. Steve and Smiley hit town and Steves decides that Curlew and his brother Red could bear watching. The Durango Kid breaks up the first robbery attempt, but a second one is successful, although Durango learns from a wounded henchman that the Curlew gang has a hideout in Lost Canyon.

    This movie, created by Ray Nazarro, Charles Starrett and Doris Houck, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Action | Adventure | Comedy

  9. Casanova's Big Night

    Casanova's Big Night

    A meek tailor thinks his wooing will be helped if he assumes the identity of the famous Casanova...who's deeply in debt.

    This movie, created by Norman Z. McLeod, Bob Hope and Joan Fontaine, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Adventure | Comedy

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

  10. She Loves Me Not

    She Loves Me Not

    A cabaret dancer witnesses a murder and is forced to hide from gangsters by disguising herself as a male Princeton student.

    This movie, created by Elliott Nugent, Bing Crosby and Miriam Hopkins, scores 6.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Crime | Adventure | Comedy

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