1929

View:
Log in to copy items to your own lists.
1.
Fue no shiratama (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
(101 mins.)
Director: Hiroshi Shimizu
 
2.
Weary River (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A gangster is put in prison, but finds salvation through music while serving his time. Again on the outside, he finds success elusive and temptations abound. (86 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
 
3.
Queen Kelly (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A convent girl is abducted and seduced by a prince before being sent off to a brothel in East Africa. (101 mins.)
 
4.
The Flying Fleet (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The story follows six midshipman after they graduate from Annapolis. Their goal is to become U.S. Navy... (100 mins.)
Director: George Hill
 
5.
Spies (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The mastermind behind a ubiquitous spy operation learns of a dangerous romance between a Russian lady in his employ and a dashing agent from the government's secret service. (178 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
6.
Tide of Empire (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
California's gold dicovery in 1848 draws a "tide of empire" to the area, which becomes ripe for bandits. (73 mins.)
Director: Allan Dwan
 
7.
Spite Marriage (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An unimpressive but well intending man is given the chance to marry a popular actress, of whom he has been a hopeless fan. But what he doesn't realize is that he is being used to make the actress' old flame jealous. (76 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
8.
Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A mysterious radio message is beamed around the world, and among the engineers who receive it are Los... (111 mins.)
 
9.
The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In 1431, Jeanne d'Arc is placed on trial on charges of heresy. The ecclesiastical jurists attempt to force Jeanne to recant her claims of holy visions. (110 mins.)
Director: Carl Th. Dreyer
 
10.
The Divine Lady (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The story of the romance between Emma, Lady Hamilton, and British war hero Admiral Horatio Nelson. (99 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
 
11.
Alibi (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Chick Williams, a prohibition gangster, rejoins his mob soon after being released from prison. When a policeman is murdered during a robbery... (91 mins.)
 
12.
The Pagan (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A carefree South Seas native falls for the half-caste ward of a religious white man who desires her for himself. (83 mins.)
Director: W.S. Van Dyke
 
13.
Where East Is East (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
When an animal trapper in Indo-China finds that his daughter's fiancé is being successfully seduced by her estranged mother, he takes appropriate action. (65 mins.)
Director: Tod Browning
 
14.
Eternal Love (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In the Swiss Alps of the early 19th century, a couple forced into loveless marriages struggle to find happiness with one another. (71 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
15.
Man with a Movie Camera (1929 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A man travels around a city with a camera slung over his shoulder, documenting urban life with dazzling invention. (68 mins.)
Director: Dziga Vertov
 
16.
The Valiant (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
After accidentally killing the key witness to a crime, a mysterious drifter turns himself to the law... (66 mins.)
 
17.
Tôkyô kôshinkyoku (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A classic melodramatic love tragedy addressing social inequality in feudal Japan, depicted in Kenji Mizoguchi's typical style... (101 mins.)
Director: Kenji Mizoguchi
 
18.
Piccadilly (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A young Chinese woman, working in the kitchen at a London dance club, is given the chance to become the club's main act which soon leads to a plot of betrayal, forbidden love and murder. (92 mins.)
 
19.
The Single Standard (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The wealthy Arden Stuart is bored in a party; after refusing the wedding proposal of Tommy Hewlett,... (73 mins.)
 
20.
Evangeline (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In Acadia, now part of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, young Evangeline is betrothed to Gabriel... (87 mins.)
Director: Edwin Carewe
 
21.
Street Girl (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A homeless and destitute violinist joins a combo to bring it success, but has problems with her love life. (87 mins.)
Director: Wesley Ruggles
 
22.
Lucky Star (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Mary, a poor farm girl, meets Tim just as word comes that war has been declared. Tim enlists in the army and goes to the battlefields of Europe... (100 mins.)
Director: Frank Borzage
 
23.
Hallelujah (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In a juke joint, sharecropper Zeke falls for a beautiful dancer, Chick, but she's only setting him up for a rigged craps game... (109 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
 
24.
Our Modern Maidens (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A flapper charms a diplomat to procure her fiancé a career opportunity, while the fiancé starts a relationship with her best friend. (76 mins.)
Director: Jack Conway
 
25.
Daigaku wa detakeredo (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Feeling the position to be beneath him, a college graduate turns down a receptionist job, but soon finds it necessary to fool his mother and fiancé into thinking that he is employed. (70 mins.)
Director: Yasujirô Ozu
 
26.
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
 
27.
Her Private Affair (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Her Private Affair is a 1929 drama film directed by Paul L. Stein and starring Ann Harding. It was produced and distributed by the Pathé Exchange company. It is a sound film using the RCA Photophone sound-on-film sound system. (70 mins.)
Director: Paul L. Stein
 
28.
Mocny czlowiek (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Journalist Henryk Bielecki is not very talented but he desperately wants to become a famous writer. Nothing will stop him from making his dreams come true. (77 mins.)
Director: Henryk Szaro
 
29.
Laila (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A spirited Norwegian Lass is torn between two suits and two cultures. (165 mins.)
 
30.
Applause (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A burlesque star seeks to keep her convent-raised daughter away from her low-down life and abusive lover/stage manager. (80 mins.)
 
31.
Night Parade (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Bobby Martin, a young middleweight champion boxer, is an honest and decent fighter. However, on the eve of his biggest fight... (71 mins.)
 
32.
The Racketeer (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A dapper gangster sponsors an alcoholic violinist in order to win the love of a glamorous divorced socialite. (68 mins.)
Director: Howard Higgin
 
33.
The Trespasser (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The trial and tribulations of a strong-willed woman who elopes and gives birth out of wedlock without telling her ex-husband. (90 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
 
34.
The Kiss (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An unhappily married woman is caught up in scandal and murder when her affection toward a young man is misinterpreted. (89 mins.)
Director: Jacques Feyder
 
35.
The Love Parade (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The queen of mythical Sylvania marries a courtier, who finds his new life unsatisfying. (107 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
36.
Pandora's Box (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her. (109 mins.)
 
37.
The Marriage Playground (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
(70 mins.)
Director: Lothar Mendes
 
38.
Sunnyside Up (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 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
 
39.
Their Own Desire (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Lally is a rich girl whose father writes books and plays Polo. After 23 years of marriage, he decides to divorce his wife... (65 mins.)
Director: E. Mason Hopper
 
40.
The New Gentlemen (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A theater electrician's love to a ballet dancer is tested when he is elected minister. (135 mins.)
Director: Jacques Feyder