Top 10 awesome movies like Johnny Come Lately that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Johnny Come Lately 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 William K. Howard, James Cagney and Grace George . Here goes the list -

  1. Orient Express
  2. The Master of Bankdam
  3. Nana
  4. The Masquerader
  5. Dark Hazard
  6. Lilith
  7. Her Sister's Secret
  8. No Greater Glory
  9. No Sad Songs for Me
  10. The Great Sinner
  1. Orient Express

    Orient Express

    Based on Graham Greene's novel Stamboul Train, the movie focuses on the lives of individuals aboard the Orient Express as it makes a three-day journey from Ostend to Constantinople. The main protagonists are a Jewish businessman, Myatt, a chorus girl, Coral Musker, a Serbian Communist, a criminal, and a Lesbian journalist. Although they are not known to each other their lives become interlinked with tragic and dramatic consequences.

    This movie, created by Paul Martin, Heather Angel and Norman Foster, scores 7.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  2. The Master of Bankdam

    The Master of Bankdam

    Two brothers struggle for control of the family business in 19th century Yorkshire.

    This movie, created by Walter Forde, Anne Crawford and Dennis Price, scores 7.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  3. Nana

    Nana

    Nana is a 1934 American Pre-Code film, produced by Samuel Goldwyn, released through United Artists, starring Anna Sten. and directed by Dorothy Arzner and George Fitzmaurice. This version of Émile Zola's heroine was to be the vehicle for Sten's triumph as Samuel Goldwyn's trained, groomed and heavily promoted answer to Greta Garbo. Despite the big investment, the publicity help from William Randolph Hearst, and a record-breaking opening week at Radio City Music Hall, Sten was beautiful but disappointing. Goldwyn's tutoring of Sten is mentioned in Cole Porter's 1934 song "Anything Goes" from the musical of the same name: "If Sam Goldwyn can with great conviction / Instruct Anna Sten in diction / Then Anna shows / Anything goes."

    This movie, created by Dorothy Arzner, Anna Sten and Lionel Atwill, scores 5.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  4. The Masquerader

    The Masquerader

    Ronald Colman plays an MP addicted to drugs, and a double recruited to cover for him.

    This movie, created by Richard Wallace, Ronald Colman and Elissa Landi, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  5. Dark Hazard

    Dark Hazard

    Jim is a compulsive gambler. He meets Marge at a boarding house and they get married. His gambling causes problems. When he runs into old flame Valerie, Marge leaves him. After a few years he returns, but she is now in love with old flame Pres. Jim buys racing dog Dark Hazard and makes a fortune which he loses on roulette.

    This movie, created by Alfred E. Green, Edward G. Robinson and Genevieve Tobin, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  6. Lilith

    Lilith

    A war veteran gets work at a mental institution where he meets the beautiful, but strange Lilith.

    This movie, created by Robert Rossen, Warren Beatty and Jean Seberg, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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

  7. Her Sister's Secret

    Her Sister's Secret

    A WWII tale of romance that begins during New Orlean's "Mardi Gras" celebration when a soldier and a girl meet and fall in love. He asks her to marry him but she decides to wait until his next leave. He is sent overseas and she does not receive his letter and feels abandoned, but she does find out she is pregnant. She gives the child to her married sister and does not see her child again for three years. She returns to her sister's home to reclaim the child, and the soldier, who has been searching for her, also turns up. The sister is not interested in giving up the child.

    This movie, created by Edgar G. Ulmer, Nancy Coleman and Margaret Lindsay, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Video.

  8. No Greater Glory

    No Greater Glory

    Adapted from The Paul Street Boys, an autobiographical novel by Ferenc Molnar, GLORY is an unusually sensitive evocation of the pain of youth and the senselessness of war. Frail Nemecsek, a lonely boy who yearns to belong, worships Boka, the self-sufficent, charismatic leader of a well-organized gang, decked out in uniforms and sporting their own flag. The perennial outsider sees his chance to win a respected place in Butler's army when their flag is stolen and war breaks out with another gang.

    This movie, created by Frank Borzage, Frankie Darro and George P. Breakston, scores 7.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  9. No Sad Songs for Me

    No Sad Songs for Me

    Mary Scott learns she only has ten months to live before dying of an incurable disease. She manages to keep the news from her husband, Brad and daughter, Polly. She tries to make every moment of her life count, but her effort is weakened by the discovery that Brad is interested in his assistant, Chris Radner. But when she learns that Brad does indeed love her and not Chris, and that Chris is leaving town, she realizes what she must do to ensure the future happiness of Brad and Polly. She persuades Chris to stay, makes a genuine friend of her and watches Polly grow towards Chris.

    This movie, created by Rudolph Maté, Margaret Sullavan and Wendell Corey, scores 6.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  10. The Great Sinner

    The Great Sinner

    A young writer goes to Wiesbaden to write about gambling and gamblers, only to ultimately become a compulsive gambler himself. Losing all his wealth, as well as his moral fibre, he commits the ultimate degradation of robbing a church poor box in order to feed his compulsion.

    This movie, created by Robert Siodmak, Gregory Peck and Ava Gardner, scores 6.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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