Top 10 awesome movies like The Miniver Story that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching The Miniver Story 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 H.C. Potter, Greer Garson and Walter Pidgeon . Here goes the list -

  1. A Dog of Flanders
  2. An American Romance
  3. Lost Boundaries
  4. Lilly Turner
  5. Serious Charge
  6. Trial
  7. Black Narcissus
  8. Ladies' Man
  9. Sentimental Journey
  10. Hoosier Schoolboy
  1. A Dog of Flanders

    A Dog of Flanders

    Tentative adaptation of Ouida's sentimental classic about a poor Flemish boy (Frankie Thomas) whose ambition is to become a painter.

    This movie, created by Edward Sloman, Frankie Thomas and O.P. Heggie, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  2. An American Romance

    An American Romance

    Stefan Dangos immigrates to America and works his way up from the iron mines and steel mills to become a great American success story as an industrialist.

    This movie, created by King Vidor, Brian Donlevy and Ann Richards, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  3. Lost Boundaries

    Lost Boundaries

    This story is a true account of the lives of Scott and Marsha Carter. Having graduated from medical school, Scott Carter, a fair-skinned African American, marries Marsha Mitchell and moves to Georgia. When he arrives at the black clinic in Georgia, he discovers that the job must inconveniently go to a Southerner. Discussions between two nurses at this clinic suggest that Scott's light skin may have some bearing on the decision not to hire him. Defeated but not conquered, Scott returns to Massachusetts to live with his in-laws until he can get employment. He tries unsuccessfully to obtain employment as an African American. Because Marsha is pregnant, Scott decides to take a job at Portsmouth Hospital, but he reluctantly does so as a white man. While there, he manages to save the life of Dr. Bracket, who encourages him to take a postion in Keenham, New Hampshire. Scott decides to continue "passing" for white. In Keenham, Dr. Scott Carter proves to be quite a success for the town. For twenty years, Dr. and Mrs. Carter live peacefully in Keenham with son, Howard and daughter, Shelley. All goes well until Scott and Howard decide to enter the military during World War II. When Scott applies for officer status with the Navy, an investigation reveals his black heritage, and he is barred from receiving a commission.

    This movie, created by Alfred L. Werker, Beatrice Pearson and Mel Ferrer, scores 7.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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

  4. Lilly Turner

    Lilly Turner

    A carnival magician deserts his wife when he finds out she's pregnant. She then marries the carnival's barker, but finds herself attracted to a young engineer.

    This movie, created by William A. Wellman, Ruth Chatterton and George Brent, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  5. Serious Charge

    Serious Charge

    A vicar falsely accused of assaulting a youth attempts to prove his innocence and save his reputation.

    This movie, created by Terence Young, Anthony Quayle and Sarah Churchill, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  6. Trial

    Trial

    Courtroom drama set in 1947 and underlying post-WW2 acute problems facing the USA such as stormy race relations and the growing threat of local communism.

    This movie, created by Mark Robson, Glenn Ford and Dorothy McGuire, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  7. Black Narcissus

    Black Narcissus

    After opening a convent in the Himalayas, five nuns encounter conflict and tension - both with the natives and also within their own group - as they attempt to adapt to their remote, exotic surroundings.

    This movie, created by Michael Powell, Deborah Kerr and Flora Robson, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Video and Apple Itunes.

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  8. Ladies' Man

    Ladies' Man

    A society gigolo goes after a rich mother and her daughter, but tries to find true happiness with his girlfriend, who is neither rich nor in "society."

    This movie, created by Lothar Mendes, William Powell and Kay Francis, scores 6.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  9. Sentimental Journey

    Sentimental Journey

    An actress, Julie Beck, finds out that she is ill and has only a short time to live. She becomes taken with Hitty, a young orphan prone to dreaming. Julie soon decides to adopt the child so that her husband Bill will not be alone when she dies. After Julie dies, Bill is so grief stricken, he shuts out everyone in his life, even Hitty. Hitty believes she's receiving visits from Julie who offers Hitty advice on how to make Bill happy. Unfortunately, Bill is not charmed by Hitty's efforts to care for him; he does not believe she's seen Julie and wants to send her to boarding school. Rather than leaving Bill, Hitty runs away to find Julie. After Bill hears a record Julie recorded before she died, he finally realizes he must move on with his life and with Hitty.

    This movie, created by Walter Lang, John Payne and Maureen OHara, scores 6.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  10. Hoosier Schoolboy

    Hoosier Schoolboy

    A schoolteacher comes to a new town and finds herself caught up in the town's problems and disputes.

    This movie, created by William Nigh, Mickey Rooney and Anne Nagel, scores 5.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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