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1.
The Constant Nymph (1933)
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Sensitive Belgian schoolgirl, Tessa (Victoria Hopper), in love with world-famous composer Lewis Dodd (Brian Aherne), who marries her wealthy cousin Florence (Leonora Corbett). (97 mins.)
Director: Basil Dean
 
2.
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)
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A wealthy composer rescues unemployed Broadway performers with a new play. (97 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
 
3.
42nd Street (1933)
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A director puts on what may be his last Broadway show and, at the last moment, a naive newcomer has to replace the star. (89 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
4.
The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933)
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King Henry VIII marries five more times after his divorce from his first wife Catherine of Aragon. (97 mins.)
Director: Alexander Korda
 
5.
Counsellor at Law (1933)
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Successful attorney has his Jewish heritage and poverty-stricken background brought home to him when he learns his wife has been unfaithful. (82 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
6.
Design for Living (1933)
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A woman cannot decide between two men who love her, and the trio agree to try living together in a platonic friendly relationship. (91 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
7.
Professional Sweetheart (1933)
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Radio singer Glory Eden is publicized as the ideal of American womanhood, in order to sell the sponsor's product Ippsie-Wippsie Washcloths... (73 mins.)
 
8.
Footlight Parade (1933)
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Chester Kent struggles against time, romance, and a rival's spy to produce spectacular live "prologues" for movie houses. (104 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
9.
Rafter Romance (1933)
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Mary, a working girl, shares a Greenwich Village apartment with Jack, an artist-night watchman. They share the apartment on a shift basis never seeing each other. Mary develops a hearty dislike for Jack until she meets him. (73 mins.)
Director: William Seiter
 
10.
Employees' Entrance (1933)
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A working girl is menaced by her tyrannical employer. (75 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
 
11.
Roman Scandals (1933)
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A kind-hearted young man is thrown out of his corrupt home town of West Rome, Oklahoma. He falls asleep and dreams that he is back in the days of olden Rome, where he gets mixed up with court intrigue and a murder plot against the Emperor. (92 mins.)
Director: Frank Tuttle
 
12.
Havana Widows (1933)
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Two golddiggers go fishing for millionaires in Havana. (62 mins.)
Director: Ray Enright
 
13.
State Fair (1933)
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An Iowa family finds adventure, love, and heartbreak, when they spend a week at the state fair. (99 mins.)
Director: Henry King
 
14.
Liebelei (1933)
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Vienna in the beginning of the twentieth century. Cavalry Lieutenant Fritz Lobheimer is about to end... (88 mins.)
 
15.
College Coach (1933)
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Coach Gore, a ruthless and cynical big-time football coach, neglects his wife in his unrelenting drive to make Calvert College a football power. (76 mins.)
 
16.
His Double Life (1933)
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Priam Farrel is a celebrated artist but a social recluse. When his valet dies of a sudden illness, a... (68 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hopkins
 
17.
Ray of Sunshine (1933)
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Vienna, at the height of the Great Depression. Like so many others, Hans has no work, no money, nowhere to live... (87 mins.)
Director: Paul Fejos
 
18.
Wild Boys of the Road (1933)
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In the depths of the Depression, two teenage boys strike out on their own in order to help their struggling parents and find life on the road tougher than expected. (68 mins.)
 
19.
Baby Face (1933)
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A young woman, sexually exploited all her life, decides to turn the tables and exploit the hapless men at a big city bank -- by gleefully sleeping her way to the top. (71 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
20.
Day of Reckoning (1933)
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(69 mins.)
Director: Charles Brabin
 
21.
Central Airport (1933)
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Aviator Jim Blaine and his brother Neil are rivals not only as daredevil flyers, but also for the love of parachutist Jill Collins. (72 mins.)
 
22.
Female (1933)
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Alison Drake, the tough-minded executive of an automobile factory, succeeds in the man's world of business until she meets an independent design engineer. (60 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
23.
Picture Snatcher (1933)
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Ex-convict Danny Kean decides to become honest as a photographer for a paper. He falls in love with Patricia... (77 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
24.
The Invisible Man (1933)
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A scientist finds a way of becoming invisible, but in doing so, he becomes murderously insane. (71 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
25.
Midnight Mary (1933)
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A young woman is on trial for murder. In flashback, we learn of her struggles to overcome poverty as a teenager... (74 mins.)
Director: William Wellman
 
26.
Heroes for Sale (1933)
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The saga of Tom Holmes - a man of principles - from the Great War to the Great Depression. Will he ever get a break... (76 mins.)
 
27.
Ladies They Talk About (1933)
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Attractive Nan, member of a bank-robbery gang, goes to prison thanks to evangelist Dave Slade...who loves her. (69 mins.)
 
28.
She Had to Say Yes (1933)
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It is the bottom of the depression and Sol Glass has the idea that the girls in the stenographic department should be used to entertain the clients... (65 mins.)
 
29.
The Little Giant (1933)
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When Prohibition ends, a beer baron sees the writing on the wall, quits the rackets, and tries to break into California society. (76 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
 
30.
Blood Money (1933)
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Bill Bailey is a Los Angeles bail bondsman who lives in a world of complete, casual corruption, where... (65 mins.)
Director: Rowland Brown
 
31.
Sensation Hunters (1933)
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Dale Jordan is first accepted by the aristocratic first-cabin passengers on a south-bound Panama-Pacific... (73 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
 
32.
The Story of Temple Drake (1933)
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A wealthy but neurotic Southern belle finds herself trapped in the hideout of a gang of vicious bootleggers. The gang's leader lusts after her, and is determined not to let anything stand in the way of his having her. (70 mins.)
Director: Stephen Roberts
 
33.
Night Flight (1933)
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Polio breaks out in Rio de Janeiro, the serum is in Santiago and there's only one way to get the medicine where it's desperately needed: flown in by daring pilots who risk the treacherous weather and forbidding peaks of the Andes. (84 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
34.
Flying Down to Rio (1933)
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An aviator and band leader who is always getting his group fired for his flirtatious behavior with the female guests soon finds himself falling for an engaged woman. (89 mins.)
 
35.
Gabriel Over the White House (1933)
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A political hack becomes President during the height of the Depression and undergoes a metamorphosis into an incorruptible statesman after a near-fatal accident. (86 mins.)
Director: Gregory LaCava
 
36.
Dinner at Eight (1933)
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Affluent Millicent and Oliver Jordan throw a dinner for a handful of wealthy and/or well-born acquaintances, each of whom has much to reveal. (111 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
37.
Don't Bet on Love (1933)
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Bill McCaffery, a plumber, wins big at the racetrack but then his luck runs out and almost ruins his business. Molly Gilbert, his manicurist girlfriend, stands by him and helps him readjust to life as a plumber. (62 mins.)
Director: Murray Roth
 
38.
The Life of Jimmy Dolan (1933)
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Prizefighter Jimmy Dolan accidentally kills a man at a party and escapes. He hides out at a health farm... (88 mins.)
Director: Archie Mayo
 
39.
Jennie Gerhardt (1933)
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Jennie Gerhardt is a 1933 American Pre-Code drama film directed by Marion Gering for Paramount Pictures. It stars Sylvia Sidney, Mary Astor, and Edward Arnold. The film is based on the 1911 novel Jennie Gerhardt by Theodore Dreiser. (85 mins.)
Director: Marion Gering
 
40.
Ecstasy (1933)
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Eva has just gotten married to an older gentleman, but discovers that he is obsessed with order in his life and doesn't have much room for passion... (82 mins.)
Director: Gustav Machatý
 
41.
Torch Singer (1933)
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When she can't support her illegitimate child, an abandoned young woman puts her up for adoption and pursues a career as a torch singer. (71 mins.)
 
42.
Christopher Strong (1933)
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A famous female flier and a member of Parliament drift into a potentially disastrous affair. (78 mins.)
Director: Dorothy Arzner
 
43.
International House (1933)
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Assorted wacky characters converge on a Chinese hotel to bid on a new invention...television. (68 mins.)