1931

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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931)
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Dr. Jekyll faces horrible consequences when he lets his dark side run wild with a potion that transforms him into the animalistic Mr. Hyde. (98 mins.)
 
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Night Nurse (1931)
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A nurse enlists the help of a petty criminal to foil a sinister plot to murder two children. (72 mins.)
 
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Le Million (1931)
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An impoverished painter and his rival engage in a race across Paris to recover a jacket concealing a winning lottery ticket. (81 mins.)
Director: René Clair
 
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Dishonored (1931)
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The Austrian Secret Service sends its most seductive agent to spy on the Russians. (91 mins.)
 
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M (1931)
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When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt. (117 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
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Frankenstein (1931)
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An obsessed scientist assembles a living being from parts of exhumed corpses. (70 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
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Platinum Blonde (1931)
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A young woman from a very rich family impulsively marries a reporter, but each assumes the other is the one whose lifestyle must change. (89 mins.)
Director: Frank R. Capra
 
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Waterloo Bridge (1931)
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A prostitute's self-loathing makes her reluctant to marry an idealistic soldier during World War One. (81 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
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Monkey Business (1931)
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On a transatlantic crossing, the Marx brothers get up to their usual antics and manage to annoy just about everyone on board the ship. (77 mins.)
Director: Norman McLeod
 
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Five and Ten (1931)
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Woman falls in love with an engaged man. (89 mins.)
 
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Emil und die Detektive (1931)
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Emil goes to Berlin to see his grandma with a large amount of money and is offered sweets by a strange man that make him sleep. He wakes up at his stop with no money, it is up to him and a group of children to save the day. (75 mins.)
 
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Tao hua qi xue ji (1931)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Richard Poh
 
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A Free Soul (1931)
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An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him. (93 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
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Palmy Days (1931)
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An assistant of phony psychic leaves the fraudulent business and becomes an efficiency expert. (77 mins.)
 
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Bad Girl (1931)
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A man and woman, skeptical about romance, nonetheless fall in love and are wed, but their lack of confidence in the opposite sex haunts their marriage. (90 mins.)
Director: Frank Borzage
 
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Ten Cents a Dance (1931)
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Men pay a dime to dance with Barbara and her fellow taxi dancers. She marries Eddie and plans to quit dancing. Before she does, she meets a handsome and rich gentleman. (75 mins.)
 
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À Nous la Liberté (1931)
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Seeking better life, two convicts escape from prison. (104 mins.)
Director: René Clair
 
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Other Men's Women (1931)
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Events take an unhappy turn for two Bill and Jack, two locomotive engineers, after Bill is attracted to his best friend's wife. (71 mins.)
 
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Dance, Fools, Dance (1931)
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After the death of her father and loss of the family fortune, Bonnie gets a job as a cub reporter while her brother becomes involved in bootlegging. (80 mins.)
Director: Harry Beaumont
 
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The Sin of Madelon Claudet (1931)
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Out of jail for a crime she did not commit, Madelon turns to prostitution and thievery to send her illegitimate son to medical school. (75 mins.)
Director: Edgar Selwyn
 
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City Streets (1931)
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Man joins a gang to free his girlfriend from prison. (83 mins.)
 
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The Front Page (1931)
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An investigative reporter sees an opportunity for the story of a lifetime when an accused murderer escapes hanging. (101 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
 
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Possessed (1931)
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Ambitious factory Girl Marion Martin meets a handsome well-to-do, but he's interested in her as a mistress, not a wife. (76 mins.)
 
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Five Star Final (1931)
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The City Editor of a sleazy tabloid goes against his own journalistic ethics to resurrect a twenty year old murder case... with tragic results. (89 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
 
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Seed (1931)
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Bart is a clerk for a publishing company; he has written a novel. His wife Peggy and he have five children... (96 mins.)
Director: John M. Stahl
 
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Sally in Our Alley (1931)
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A British soldier goes off to fight in World War I, with his girlfriend waiting and worried at home... (74 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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Regeneración (1931)
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(47 mins.)
 
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Mata Hari (1931)
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A semi-fictionalized account of the life of Mata Hari, an exotic dancer who was accused of spying for Germany during World War I. (89 mins.)
 
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The Black Camel (1931)
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The unsolved murder of a Hollywood actor several years earlier and an enigmatic psychic are the keys to help Charlie solve the Honolulu stabbing death of a beautiful actress. (71 mins.)
 
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The House That Shadows Built (1931 Documentary)
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Paramount Pictures marked its 20th year in the business with this feature presentation of film clips... (55 mins.)
 
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Enthusiasm (1931 Documentary)
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How the miners of the Don coal basin (one of the industrial regions of Ukraine) were striving to fulfill in four years their part of the Five Year Plan. (67 mins.)
Director: Dziga Vertov
 
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Bimbo's Initiation (1931 Short Film)
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Bimbo the dog is initiated into a secret society in a sadistic 'fun house'; then Betty Boop (with dog's ears) takes a hand. (6 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
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Dizzy Red Riding-Hood (1931 Short Film)
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Betty Boop goes to Grandma's through the woods despite wolf warnings; but Bimbo follows and gives the old story a new twist. (6 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
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Come Clean (1931 Short Film)
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The Hardys, hoping to avoid having the Laurels drop in and spoil their quiet evening, pretend not to be home when the couple inevitably call... (20 mins.)
Director: James W. Horne
 
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Laughing Gravy (1930 Short Film)
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Stan and Ollie try to hide their pet dog Laughing Gravy from their exasperated, mean tempered landlord, who has a "No Pets" policy. (21 mins.)
Director: James W. Horne
 
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Our Wife (1931 Short Film)
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Oliver's plans to marry his hefty sweetheart go awry when the girl's father gets a load of her intended groom... (20 mins.)
Director: James W. Horne
 
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Chickens Come Home- (1931 Short Film)
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Ollie is running for mayor when an old flame (Mae Busch) tries to blackmail him with a old photo ('just the same old apple-cheeked boy')... (30 mins.)
Director: James W. Horne
 
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So Quiet on the Canine Front (1931 Short Film)
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During anatomy class, they learn that war has broken out, so they all enlist. They're sent to Camp Poodle... (16 mins.)