Public Domain Movies - Drama & Romance


Drama, mystery, comedy

IMDb page A trio of stories starring James and Pamela Mason.

Star Reporter

crime, drama, Romance

Taken from IMDB: John Randolph (Warren Hull), an idealistic young newspaper owner who uses his paper as an instrument for the public good, uses a campaign against crime to successfully run grafting politicians out of town. District Attorney William Burnette (Wallis Clark), father of Barbara Burnette (Marsha Hunt) who John loves, learns that John's father (unknown to John) is a criminal they are seeking. He refuses to prosecute him and John, not knowing the real reason, turns against Burnette and tries to run him out of office.

The Great Dan Patch


You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page.

High Voltage

Drama, Carole Lombard

A busload of passengers gets stranded in a snowstorm and take refuge in an abandoned church, where they run into a mysterious man who may be on the run from the law.

The Big Lift

Drama, war, Montgomery Clift

Filmed on location, The Big Lift is a reenactment of the Berlin airlift of 1948. Flexing their postwar muscles, the Russians blockade the Western sector, refusing to allow the Allies to ship supplies to the starving Berliners. From their headquarters at Templehof Airport, a group of courageous American flyers risk their lives to transport supplies by air.

Gang Bullets

crime, drama

You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page.

The Violent Years

crime, Drama

A newspaper publisher's daughter suffers from neglect by her parents. She and her friends turn to crime by dressing up like men, holding up gas stations, raping young men at gunpoint, and having makeout parties when her parents are away.

The Big Lift

Drama, war

Experiences of two Air Force sergeants during the 1948 Berlin Airlift.

The Three Musketeers

Silent, Action, Adventure, History, Romance, Douglas Fairbanks

The young Gascon D'Artagnan (Douglas Fairbanks) arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos (George Siegmann), Aramis (Eugene Pallette), and Athos (Léon Bary). Together they fight to save France and the honor of a lady from the machinations of the powerful Cardinal Richelieu (Nigel De Brulier).

Cheers for Miss Bishop


You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page.