Search results for "1935"
The Last Days of Pompeii

The Last Days of Pompeii

The Last Days of Pompeii
IMDb: 6.4
96

In this action-filled spectacle set in ancient Pompeii, a blacksmith becomes a Roman gladiator, though his rise to wealth and power is jeopardized by his son’s Christianity and the eruption…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
Black Sheep

Black Sheep

Black Sheep
IMDb: 6.7
76

On an ocean liner crossing a professional gambler comes to the aid of a naive young man victimized by a jewel thief. The young man turns out to be his…

Genre: Drama
Invitation To The Waltz

Invitation To The Waltz

Invitation To The Waltz
IMDb: 5.8
75

As the threat of Napoleonic invasion looms ever closer, a German duke and potential ally of England falls for a pretty ballerina.

If You Could Only Cook

If You Could Only Cook

If You Could Only Cook
IMDb: 7
72

An auto engineer (Herbert Marshall) and a professor’s daughter (Jean Arthur) pose as married servants in a mobster’s (Leo Carrillo) mansion.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Goin’ to Town

Goin’ to Town

Goin’ to Town
IMDb: 6.5
74

Goin’ to Town is the story of an ambitious woman named Cleo Borden (Mae West) who grew up in a saloon. She loves the men and the men love her,…

Genre: Comedy
I’ll Give a Million

I’ll Give a Million

I’ll Give a Million
IMDb: 7
79

A comedy about a hobo and a millionaire who swap roles after the millionaire rescues the hobo from a suicide attempt.

Genre: Comedy
Wife! Be Like a Rose!

Wife! Be Like a Rose!

Wife! Be Like a Rose!
IMDb: 7.5
74

Kimiko, a Tokyo white-collar working girl, lives with her serious, intellectual, haiku-writing mother. Kimiko seeks to marry her boyfriend but needs her absent father to act as the go-between and…

Genre: Drama
The Golden Touch

The Golden Touch

The Golden Touch
IMDb: 6.9
10

King Midas is visited by an elf; the elf turns his cat to gold, then claps his hands and it changes back. Midas begs for the golden touch, but the…

Genre: Animation, Comedy
It’s in the Air

It’s in the Air

It’s in the Air
IMDb: 5.9
80

Con men Calvin Churchill and Clip McGurk know how to fix a horse-race or boxing match…but can they get themselves out of their current fix? Calvin wants to go straight…

Genre: Comedy
Emil and the Detectives

Emil and the Detectives

Emil and the Detectives
IMDb: 6.9
70

Erich Kästner’s beloved novel has been adapted for film or television six times since its publication in 1929; this 1935 British version was the first in English. Believed lost for…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Hands Across the Table

Hands Across the Table

Hands Across the Table
IMDb: 7
80

A manicurist and an engaged loafer, both planning to marry money, meet and fall in love.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Sanders of the River

Sanders of the River

Sanders of the River
IMDb: 5.5
98

British District Officer in Nigeria in the 1930s rules his area strictly but justly, and struggles with gun-runners and slavers with the aid of a loyal native chief.

Genre: Adventure, Drama
David Copperfield

David Copperfield

David Copperfield
IMDb: 7.4
130

Charles Dickens’ classic tale of an orphaned boy’s fight for happiness and the colorful characters who help and hinder him.

A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities
IMDb: 7.8
128

The exciting story of Dr. Manette, who escapes the horrors of the infamous Bastille prison in Paris. The action switches between London and Paris on the eve of the revolution…

Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
$1000 a Minute

$1000 a Minute

$1000 a Minute
IMDb: 6.2
70

Two rich and wealthy millionaires who have a lot of money bet that reporter Robert Pryor can’t spend $720,000 in twelve hours. If you’re asking “Why $720,000?”, the answer is:…

Genre: Comedy
Dinky

Dinky

Dinky
IMDb: 5.6
65

A mother sends her young son to military school so he won’t find out she’s been sentenced to a prison term on a framed fraud charge.

Genre: Drama
Confidential

Confidential

Confidential
IMDb: 4.9
65

A Treasury agent (Donald Cook) gains the trust of a mob gunman while working under cover to smash a crime syndicate.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Ah, Wilderness!

Ah, Wilderness!

Ah, Wilderness!
IMDb: 6.9
98

At the turn of the century, a young man graduates high school and realizes the joys and sorrows of growing up, with some loving help and guidance from his wise…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Broadway Melody of 1936

Broadway Melody of 1936

Broadway Melody of 1936
IMDb: N/A
101

Lovely, gifted Irene Foster hopes that her childhood sweetheart-turned Broadway producer Robert Gordon will recognize her–and her talent. Gordon is too busy sparring with a dirt-dishing gossip columnist to notice,…

Genre: Music, Romance
Charlie Chan in Shanghai

Charlie Chan in Shanghai

Charlie Chan in Shanghai
IMDb: N/A
71

When a prominent official is murdered at a banquet honoring Charle Chan, the detective and son Lee team up to expose an opium-smuggling ring.

Walpurgis Night

Walpurgis Night

Walpurgis Night
IMDb: 6
82

Lena Bergström works in an office and is unhappily in love with her boss, Johan Borg. She decides to quit. Borg’s wife won’t have any children, and when she becomes…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Count of the Old Town

The Count of the Old Town

The Count of the Old Town
IMDb: 5.9
83

In one of the narrow streets of the Old town of Stockholm lies hotel City. It’s inhabited by mysterious characters such as ‘Greven’, ‘Blomman’ and others. The police inspector Göransson…

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Triumph of the Will

Triumph of the Will

Triumph of the Will
IMDb: 7.3
114

Filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl’s controversial masterwork is an artful work of propaganda showcasing German chancellor and Nazi Party leader Adolf Hitler at the 1934 Nuremberg Rally. Edited from over 60 hours’…

The Good Fairy

The Good Fairy

The Good Fairy
IMDb: 7.5
98

In 1930s Budapest, naïve orphan Luisa Ginglebuscher becomes an usherette at the local movie house, determined to succeed in her first job by doing good deeds for others and maintaining…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Devil Is a Woman

The Devil Is a Woman

The Devil Is a Woman
IMDb: 7
80

In the carnival in Spain in the beginning of the Twentieth Century, the exiled republican Antonio Galvan comes from Paris masquerade to enjoy the party and visit his friend Capt….

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Band Concert

The Band Concert

The Band Concert
IMDb: 7.9
9

Mickey is trying to lead a concert of The William Tell Overture, but he’s continually disrupted by ice cream vendor Donald, who uses a seemingly endless supply of flutes to…

Ruggles of Red Gap

Ruggles of Red Gap

Ruggles of Red Gap
IMDb: 7.6
90

In this comedy of an Englishman stranded in a sea of barbaric Americans, Marmaduke Ruggles, a gentleman’s gentleman and butler to an Earl is lost in a poker game to…

Genre: Comedy
The Raven

The Raven

The Raven
IMDb: 7
61

A brilliant but deranged neurosurgeon becomes obsessively fixated on a judge’s daughter who in no way wants him. With the help of an escaped criminal whose face he has surgically…

The New Frontier

The New Frontier

The New Frontier
IMDb: 5.3
54

In 1889 pioneers race ahead of the law to claim free land in Oklahoma, forming wide-open towns. In one such, citizens elect Milt Dawson to challenge the self-appointed rule of…

Genre: Western
Westward Ho

Westward Ho

Westward Ho
IMDb: 5.7
61

Ballard’s trail jumpers attack the Wyatt Company wagon train, killing young John’s parents and kidnaping his brother, Jim. In post-Civil War California, John Wyatt, now a man, pulls together a…

The Whole Town’s Talking

The Whole Town’s Talking

The Whole Town’s Talking
IMDb: 7.3
93

Ordinary man-in-the-street Arthur Ferguson Jones leads a very straightforward life. He’s never late for work and nothing interesting ever happens to him. One day everything changes: he oversleeps and is…

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment
IMDb: 7
107

Pierre Chenal’s adaptation of Dostoyevsky’s novel, starring Pierre Blanchar and Harry Baur. Bears the influence of German Expressionism and serves as an early forerunner of poetic realism.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Symphony in Black: A Rhapsody of Negro Life

Symphony in Black: A Rhapsody of Negro Life

Symphony in Black: A Rhapsody of Negro Life
IMDb: 7.5
9

A rising nineteen-year-old singer by the name of Billie Holiday made her screen debut in this musical landmark, which features Duke Ellington and his orchestra performing his symphonic jazz piece…

Genre: Drama, Music
The Bride of Frankenstein

The Bride of Frankenstein

The Bride of Frankenstein
IMDb: 7.8
75

Bride of Frankenstein begins where James Whale’s Frankenstein from 1931 ended. Dr. Frankenstein has not been killed as previously portrayed and now he wants to get away from the mad…

Genre: Horror
She

She

She
IMDb: 6.5
101

Leo Vincey, told by his dying uncle of a lost land visited 500 years ago by his ancestor, heads out with family friend Horace Holly to try to discover the…

The Mystery of the Mary Celeste

The Mystery of the Mary Celeste

The Mystery of the Mary Celeste
IMDb: 5.5
80

During a horrific storm at sea, the crew realizes that there is a murderer among them who is killing them off one by one.

Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
The Case of the Lucky Legs

The Case of the Lucky Legs

The Case of the Lucky Legs
IMDb: 6.6
77

Frank Patton is the promoter of the Lucky Legs Contest. The problem is that he always skips town before paying the $1000 to the winner…

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
The Irish in Us

The Irish in Us

The Irish in Us
IMDb: 6.3
84

A boxer (James Cagney) and his policeman brother (Pat O’Brien) feud over a police captain’s daughter (Olivia de Havilland).

Genre: Comedy
Frisco Kid

Frisco Kid

Frisco Kid
IMDb: 6.3
77

After a roustabout sailer avoids being shanghaied in 1852 San Francisco, his audacity helps him to arise to a position of power in the vice industry of the infamous Barbary…

Steamboat Round the Bend

Steamboat Round the Bend

Steamboat Round the Bend
IMDb: 7.2
81

When riverboat captain Doctor John Pearly (Rogers) learns that his nephew Duke has killed a man in self-defense, he urges Duke to turn himself in. But Duke’s only chance for…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance