Search results for "1936"
The Charge of the Light Brigade

The Charge of the Light Brigade

The Charge of the Light Brigade
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

Major Vickers is an officer at the 27th Lancers in India 1856. When the regiment is on maneuver, the barracks are attacked by Surat Khan and his soldiers who massacre…

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Genre: Drama, War
The Great Ziegfeld

The Great Ziegfeld

The Great Ziegfeld
IMDb: 6.7
176 min

At the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, sideshow barker Flo Ziegfeld turns the tables on his more successful neighbor Billings, and steals his girlfriend to boot. This pattern is repeated throughout…

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Genre: Music, Romance
Dancing Pirate

Dancing Pirate

Dancing Pirate
IMDb: 5.1
83 min

The story of a Boston dance teacher who gets shanghaied by buccaneers who might make his next steps be off the plank!

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The Devil-Doll

The Devil-Doll

The Devil-Doll
IMDb: 7.0
78 min

Paul Lavond was a respected banker in Paris when he was framed for robbery and murder by crooked associates and sent to prison. Years later, he escapes with a friend,…

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They Were Five

They Were Five

They Were Five
IMDb: 7.6
100 min

Those five are unemployed penniless workers. Together they win 100,000 Francs with the national lottery. Instead of sharing the money, they buy a ruin and build an open-air cafe. But…

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Genre: Drama
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

The Trail of the Lonesome Pine
IMDb: 6.8
102 min

A feud, the origins of which can barely be remembered, has been boiling for decades between two sheltered mountain families, the Tollivers and the Falins. With plans to build a…

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Rangle River

Rangle River

Rangle River
IMDb: 7.2
86 min

Marion Hastings, absent from her Australian home, Rangle River Station, for many years while completing her education in Europe, receives a letter from Dick Drake, her father's ranch foreman, demanding…

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Genre: Western
Libeled Lady

Libeled Lady

Libeled Lady
IMDb: 7.8
98 min

Warren Haggerty is the chief editor of the New York Evening Star. He keeps on delaying his marriage with Gladys because of problems his newspapers must face. When a 5…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Fury (1936)

Fury (1936)

Fury (1936)
IMDb: 7.9
92 min

Based on the story "Mob Rule" by Norman Krasna. Joe Wilson and Katherine Grant are in love, but he doesn't have enough money for them to get married. So Katherine…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Desire (1936)

Desire (1936)

Desire (1936)
IMDb: 7.1
95 min

Madeleine steals a string of pearls in Paris and uses US engineer Tom, who is driving on his vacation to Spain, to get the pearls out of France, but getting…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Modern Times

Modern Times

Modern Times
IMDb: 8.5
87 min

Chaplin's last 'silent' film, filled with sound effects, was made when everyone else was making talkies. Charlie turns against modern society, the machine age, (The use of sound in films…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
My Man Godfrey

My Man Godfrey

My Man Godfrey
IMDb: 8.0
94 min

In the depths of the Depression, a party game brings dizzy socialite Irene Bullock to the city dump where she meets Godfrey, a derelict, and ends by hiring him as…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Our Relations

Our Relations

Our Relations
IMDb: 7.4
71 min

Unbeknownst to Stanley and Oliver, their long-lost twin brothers, sailors Alfie and Bert are in town on shore leave carrying a valuable pearl ring entrusted to them by their ship's…

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Genre: Comedy
Let’s Make a Dream

Let’s Make a Dream

Let’s Make a Dream
IMDb: 7.1
86 min

A husband who has just cheated on his wife returns home in the early morning, in a daze. Another man is there, and the dazed man confesses his infidelity to…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
The New Testament

The New Testament

The New Testament
IMDb: 6.8
96 min

Based on Guitry's own stage play about a sanctimonious fellow who is eventually victimized by his own hypocrisy.

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Genre: Comedy
The Plainsman

The Plainsman

The Plainsman
IMDb: 6.9
113 min

With the end of the North American Civil War, the manufacturers of repeating rifles find a profitable means of making money selling the weapons to the North American Indians, using…

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Toby Tortoise Returns

Toby Tortoise Returns

Toby Tortoise Returns
IMDb: 6.8
7 min

Max Hare is boxing Toby Tortoise, and beating him severely in round one. Between rounds, a Mae West lookalike tells Toby she "likes a man who takes his time", which…

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Genre: Animation
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
IMDb: 7.9
115 min

Longfellow Deeds lives in a small town, leading a small town kind of life – including playing the tuba in the town band. When a relative dies and leaves Deeds…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Things to Come

Things to Come

Things to Come
IMDb: 6.7
100 min

A global war begins in 1940. This war drags out over many decades until most of the people still alive (mostly those born after the war started) do not even…

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Tell Your Children

Tell Your Children

Tell Your Children
IMDb: 3.8
66 min

Film that relates the story, as told by high school principal Dr. Carroll to parents at a PTA meeting, of the scourge of marijuana. The tale revolves around Mae and…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
My Father Was Right

My Father Was Right

My Father Was Right
IMDb: 6.7
81 min

"Women are made for marriage, and men are made to be bachelors. That's the trouble!" Writer-director Guitry stars as a cuckold in a stuffed shirt whose wounded pride predestines his…

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Genre: Comedy
San Francisco

San Francisco

San Francisco
IMDb: 7.2
115 min

Mary Blake arrives at Blackie Norton's Paradise gambling hall and beer garden looking for work as a singer. Blackie embarrasses her by asking to see her legs, but does hire…

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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
The Prisoner of Shark Island

The Prisoner of Shark Island

The Prisoner of Shark Island
IMDb: 7.3
96 min

A few short hours after President Lincoln has been assassinated, Dr. Samuel Mudd gives medical treatment to a wounded man who shows up at his door. Mudd has no idea…

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Genre: Drama, History
Sisters of the Gion

Sisters of the Gion

Sisters of the Gion
IMDb: 7.5
95 min

Umekichi, a geisha in the Gion district of Kyoto, feels obliged to help her lover Furusawa when he asks to stay with her after becoming bankrupt and leaving his wife….

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Genre: Drama
Swing Time

Swing Time

Swing Time
IMDb: 7.6
103 min

Lucky is tricked into missing his wedding to Margaret by the other members of Pop's magic and dance act, and has to make $25000 to be allowed to marry her….

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
The Princess Comes Across

The Princess Comes Across

The Princess Comes Across
IMDb: 6.8
76 min

A Swedish princess boards an ocean liner in Europe en route to an acting career in America, and finds herself getting inconveniently attached to a bandleader returning home. To complicate…

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Big Brown Eyes

Big Brown Eyes

Big Brown Eyes
IMDb: 6.6
77 min

Sassy manicurist Eve Fallon is recruited as an even more brassy reporter and she helps police detective boyfriend Danny Barr break a jewel theft ring and solve the murder of…

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Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Dracula’s Daughter

Dracula’s Daughter

Dracula’s Daughter
IMDb: 6.4
71 min

Prof. Van Helsing is in danger of prosecution for the murder of Dracula…until a hypnotic woman steals the Count's body and cremates it. Bloodless corpses start appearing in London again,…

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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
The Invisible Ray

The Invisible Ray

The Invisible Ray
IMDb: 6.6
80 min

Visionary scientist Janos Rukh convinces a group of scientists and supporters to mount an expedition to the African continent to locate and study an ancient meteorite of great significance. He…

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The Petrified Forest

The Petrified Forest

The Petrified Forest
IMDb: 7.6
82 min

Gabby lives and works at her dads small diner out in the desert. She can't stand it and wants to go and live with her mother in France. Along comes…

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Follow the Fleet

Follow the Fleet

Follow the Fleet
IMDb: 7.2
110 min

When the fleet puts in at San Francisco, sailor Bake Baker tries to rekindle the flame with his old dancing partner, Sherry Martin, while Bake's buddy Bilge Smith romances Sherry's…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
The Lonely Trail

The Lonely Trail

The Lonely Trail
IMDb: 5.6
56 min

Though he fought for the North in the Civil War, John is asked by the Governor of Texas to get rid of some troublesome carpetbaggers. He enlists the help of…

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Genre: Drama, Western
Dodsworth

Dodsworth

Dodsworth
IMDb: 7.8
101 min

A bittersweet tale of the increasing estrangement of a retired automobile tycoon and his wife. Increasingly obsessed with maintaining an appearance of youth, she falls in with a crowd of…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Go West Young Man

Go West Young Man

Go West Young Man
IMDb: 6.4
82 min

Movie star Mavis Arden, as amorous in private as she is pure in public, gets involved with a politician despite her watchdog publicist Morgan. Planning to meet her beau again…

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Genre: Comedy
Klondike Annie

Klondike Annie

Klondike Annie
IMDb: 6.5
80 min

Carlton Rose, a girl known as "the Frisco Doll" escapes to Alaska after accidentally killing her guard.

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Genre: Comedy
The Story of Louis Pasteur

The Story of Louis Pasteur

The Story of Louis Pasteur
IMDb: 7.3
86 min

In 1860 Paris, chemist Louis Pasteur is considered a quack within the medical community for advocating that doctors and surgeons wash their hands and boil their instruments to destroy microbes…

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Genre: Drama, History
Love Before Breakfast

Love Before Breakfast

Love Before Breakfast
IMDb: 6.3
70 min

A rich businessman stalks another man's fiancée.

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
After the Thin Man

After the Thin Man

After the Thin Man
IMDb: 7.7
112 min

Now back in San Francisco after their holiday in New York, Nick and Nora find themselves trying to solve another mystery. It's New Year's Eve and they are summoned to…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Osaka Elegy

Osaka Elegy

Osaka Elegy
IMDb: 7.2
90 min

Ayako becomes the mistress of her boss, Mr. Asai, so she can pay her father's debt, and prevent him from going to prison for embezzlement. She also sends money for…

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Genre: Drama
The Crime of Monsieur Lange

The Crime of Monsieur Lange

The Crime of Monsieur Lange
IMDb: 7.3
77 min

A man and a woman arrive in a cafe-hotel near the Belgian frontier. The customers recognize the man from the police description. His name is Amedee Lange, and he murdered…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama