Best Picture 1932

Films I've seen from best to worst
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1.
Trouble in Paradise (1932)
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A gentleman thief and a lady pickpocket join forces to con a beautiful perfume company owner. Romantic entanglements and jealousies confuse the scheme. (83 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
2.
Freaks (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A circus' beautiful trapeze artist agrees to marry the leader of side-show performers, but his deformed friends discover she is only marrying him for his inheritance. (64 mins.)
Director: Tod Browning
 
3.
Vampyr (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A drifter obsessed with the supernatural stumbles upon an inn where a severely ill adolescent girl is slowly becoming a vampire. (83 mins.)
Director: Carl Th. Dreyer
 
4.
Scarface (1932)
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An ambitious and near insanely violent gangster climbs the ladder of success in the mob, but his weaknesses prove to be his downfall. (93 mins.)
 
5.
Shanghai Express (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A loose woman rediscovers a former lover during a dangerous train ride to Shanghai. (82 mins.)
 
6.
The Blood of a Poet (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A young artist draws a face at a canvas on his easel. Suddenly the mouth on the drawing comes into life and starts talking... (55 mins.)
Director: Jean Cocteau
 
7.
Back Street (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A woman's love for and devotion to a married man results in her being relegated to the "back streets" of his life. (93 mins.)
Director: John M. Stahl
 
8.
The Most Dangerous Game (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An insane hunter arranges for a ship to be wrecked on an island where he can indulge in some sort of hunting and killing of the passengers. (63 mins.)
 
9.
The Mummy (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A living mummy stalks the beautiful woman he believes is the reincarnation of his lover. (73 mins.)
Director: Karl Freund
 
10.
The Old Dark House (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Seeking shelter from a storm, five travelers are in for a bizarre and terrifying night when they stumble upon the Femm family estate. (72 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
11.
Three on a Match (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs. (63 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
 
12.
Guilty as Hell (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The sister of a convicted murder is convinced that he is innocent in this cat-and-mouse game where the murderer is always one step ahead until a final tense confrontation. (80 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
 
13.
Strange Interlude (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
After Nina Leeds finds out that insanity runs in her husband's family, she has a love child with a handsome doctor and lets her husband believes the child is his. (109 mins.)
 
14.
Emma (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After decades of raising the motherless Smith children, housekeeper Emma Thatcher is faced with resentment when she marries their father. (72 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
15.
Grand Hotel (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A group of very different individuals staying at a luxurious hotel in Berlin deal with each of their respective dramas. (112 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
 
16.
The Crowd Roars (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Sports car racer becomes overprotective of his brother when he decides to become a racer as well. (85 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
17.
The Misleading Lady (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Tired of her social set and their trivial activities and tedious gossip about society divorces and award-winning race horses... (70 mins.)
Director: Stuart Walker
 
18.
A Bill of Divorcement (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A man, Hilary Fairfield returns home after fifteen years in a mental asylum. However, he finds things are not the way they were when he left. (70 mins.)
Director: George Cukor