Best Movies of 1938

RTITLELL%Lists By Year
1You Can't Take It With You37269%1938 (372)
2Pygmalion34964%1939 (349)
3Alexander's Ragtime Band32460%1938 (324)
4Boys Town31358%1938 (313)
5Marie Antoinette28754%1938 (287)
6In Old Chicago24345%1938 (243)
7The Adventures of Robin Hood21841%1938 (218)
8The Citadel21039%1938 (210)
9Love Finds Andy Hardy18034%1938 (180)
10Four Daughters16831%1938 (168)
11Test Pilot14226%1938 (142)
12Jezebel11521%1938 (115)
13If I Were King8917%1938 (89)
14Three Comrades7915%1938 (79)
14Algiers7915%1938 (79)
16Mad About Music7714%1938 (77)
17The Beachcomber6712%1939 (67)
18Suez6412%1938 (64)
19Of Human Hearts6011%1938 (60)
20The Great Waltz5610%1939 (56)
21The Buccaneer5410%1938 (54)
22A Man to Remember509%1938 (50)
23White Banners479%1938 (47)
24The Lady Vanishes479%1939 (47)
25Holiday (1938)469%1938 (46)
26The Sisters448%1938 (44)
27That Certain Age387%1938 (38)
27Men With Wings387%1938 (38)
27Brother Rat387%1938 (38)
30Blockade377%1938 (37)
31The Adventures of Marco Polo367%1938 (36)
32Yellow Jack346%1938 (34)
33Sing You Sinners336%1938 (33)
33The Adventures of Tom Sawyer336%1938 (33)
35Kentucky336%1939 (33)
36The Young In Heart326%1938 (22) | 1939 (10)
37A Slight Case of Murder316%1938 (31)
38Drums306%1938 (30)
39Too Hot to Handle295%1938 (29)
40Angels With Dirty Faces295%1939 (29)
41Letter of Introduction275%1938 (27)
42The Shopworn Angel (1938)255%1938 (25)
43Stablemates244%1938 (24)
43Spawn of the North244%1938 (24)
45Judge Hardy's Children224%1938 (22)
46The Dawn Patrol (1938)224%1939 (22)
47To the Victor204%1938 (20)
48If I Were a King194%1939 (19)
49Merrily We Live183%1938 (18)
50The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse173%1938 (17)

Lists Included 536

L Total number of lists where the film was selected as one of the top 10 films of the year
L%
Percentage of total lists where the film was selected as one of the top 10 films of the year
Lists By Year
Number of votes in annual Film Daily poll

The Results of this poll are directly from The Film Daily annual poll that asked newspapers around the nation to submit a top 10 list.  Films have been recategorized to U.S. release dates, as the poll often took place prior to year-end.

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