Top 10 Worst Early Talkies (1927-1931)

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1.
The Squall (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
In Hungary, a prosperous and happy family of farmers take in a Gypsy girl, Nubi, when she runs away from her "cruel" master... (105 mins.)
Director: Alexander Korda
 
2.
Sunnyside Up (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Molly and Bee, sweet young 'working girls,' live in a cheap room over a New York grocery store. Molly's idol... (121 mins.)
Director: David Butler
 
3.
The Singing Fool (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A singing waiter and composer (Al Jolson) loves two women (Betty Bronson, Josephine Dunn), conquers Broadway and holds his dying son, singing "Sonny Boy." (105 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
4.
Rio Rita (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Capt. James Stewart pursues the bandit "The Kinkajou" over the Mexican border and falls in love with Rita... (140 mins.)
Director: Luther Reed
 
5.
The Great Divide (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Steven Ghent has decided to sell the mine he's owned for fifteen years, located at the border of Mexico where the Great Divide ends... (72 mins.)
Director: Reginald Barker
 
6.
Coquette (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A flirtatious southern belle is compromised with one of her beaus. (76 mins.)
Director: Sam Taylor
 
7.
The Great Gabbo (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An insanely, egocentric ventriloquist, even though he is possessed by his wooden dummy, is in love with a dancer who is in love with another. The dummy gives advice to the ventriloquist. (92 mins.)
Director: James Cruze
 
8.
Abraham Lincoln (1930)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
An episodic biography of the 16th President of the United States. (96 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
 
9.
Monkey Business (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
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
 
10.
Ladies Love Brutes (1930)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
(80 mins.)
Director: Rowland V. Lee