Top 10 awesome movies like Boys Town that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Boys Town 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 Norman Taurog, Spencer Tracy and Mickey Rooney . Here goes the list -

  1. Young Tom Edison
  2. The Life of Emile Zola
  3. A Dispatch from Reuters
  4. Silver Dollar
  5. I Aim at the Stars
  6. The White Angel
  7. Beau James
  8. The Rise of Catherine the Great
  9. Wings and the Woman
  10. The Magic Box
  1. Young Tom Edison

    Young Tom Edison

    Inventor Thomas Edison's boyhood is chronicled and shows him as a lad whose early inventions and scientific experiments usually end up causing disastrous results. As a result, the towns folk all think Tom is crazy, and creating a strained relationship between Tom and his father. Toms only solace is his understanding mother who believes he's headed to do great things.

    This movie, created by Norman Taurog, Mickey Rooney and Fay Bainter, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

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

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  2. The Life of Emile Zola

    The Life of Emile Zola

    The biopic of the famous French muckraking writer and his involvement in fighting the injustice of the Dreyfuss Affair.

    This movie, created by William Dieterle, Paul Muni and Gale Sondergaard, scores 7.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Biography | Drama

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

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  3. A Dispatch from Reuters

    A Dispatch from Reuters

    Starting with a small flock of carrier pigeons, nineteenth-century entrepreneur Julius Reuter turns his small company into Europe's most respected news wire service.

    This movie, created by William Dieterle, Edward G. Robinson and Edna Best, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

  4. Silver Dollar

    Silver Dollar

    Yates and Sarah Martin are barely getting by in a Colorado boom town grocery store. Sudden wealth leads to greater prosperity and political power. In Denver Yates buys a mansion and builds an opera house. He leaves Sarah for glamorous Lily and, when he makes it to Washington as Senator, marries her. When the gold standard is introduced, he's ruined.

    This movie, created by Alfred E. Green, Edward G. Robinson and Bebe Daniels, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

  5. I Aim at the Stars

    I Aim at the Stars

    The story of rocket scientist Dr. Werner von Braun's career, from the 1920s until the late 1950s.

    This movie, created by J. Lee Thompson, Curd Jürgens and Victoria Shaw, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

  6. The White Angel

    The White Angel

    A look at the life of Florence Nightingale.

    This movie, created by William Dieterle, Kay Francis and Ian Hunter, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

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  7. Beau James

    Beau James

    Biopic of the political career of Jimmy Walker, flamboyant and somewhat corrupt Mayor of New York City from 1926-1932.

    This movie, created by Melville Shavelson, Bob Hope and Vera Miles, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

  8. The Rise of Catherine the Great

    The Rise of Catherine the Great

    Straightforward biography of the Russian Empress, up to her assumption of the throne.

    This movie, created by Paul Czinner, Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and Elisabeth Bergner, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

  9. Wings and the Woman

    Wings and the Woman

    The story of flyer Amy Johnson who won the hearts of the British public in the 1930s with her record-breaking solo flights around the world. Her marriage to fellow aviator Jim Mallison was less noteworthy.

    This movie, created by Herbert Wilcox, Anna Neagle and Robert Newton, scores 6.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

  10. The Magic Box

    The Magic Box

    A chronicle of the life of William Friese-Greene, a British inventor and early pioneer in cinema.

    This movie, created by John Boulting, Renée Asherson and Richard Attenborough, scores 7.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography

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

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