Best films, 1935

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1.
Carnival in Flanders (1935)
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Tells the story of the Spanish invasion of Flanders (110 mins.)
Director: Jacques Feyder
 
2.
The 39 Steps (1935)
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A man in London tries to help a counterespionage agent. But when the agent is killed and the man stands accused, he must go on the run to both save himself and also stop a spy ring which is trying to steal top secret information. (86 mins.)
 
3.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
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Mary Shelley reveals the main characters of her novel survived: Dr. Frankenstein, goaded by an even madder scientist, builds his monster a mate. (75 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
4.
A Night at the Opera (1935)
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A sly business manager and two wacky friends of two opera singers help them achieve success while humiliating their stuffy and snobbish enemies. (96 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
5.
Top Hat (1935)
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An American dancer comes to Britain and falls for a model whom he initially annoyed, but she mistakes him for his goofy producer. (101 mins.)
Director: Mark Sandrich
 
6.
The Good Fairy (1935)
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A naive girl just out of a cloistered orphanage finds that being a 'good fairy' to strangers makes life awfully complicated. (98 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
7.
Captain Blood (1935)
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After being wrongly convicted as a traitor, Peter Blood, an English physician, is sent to exile in the British colonies of the Caribbean, where he becomes a pirate. (119 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
8.
Sazen Tange and the Pot Worth a Million Ryo (1935)
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The Yagyu family's elder son sends an old and cheap looking pot to his young brother, ignoring that... (92 mins.)
Director: Sadao Yamanaka
 
9.
Ruggles of Red Gap (1935)
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An English valet brought to the American west assimilates into the American way of life. (90 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
 
10.
Happiness (1935)
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A hapless loser (with the surname of Loser) undergoes misadventures with avaracious clergy, a tired horse... (95 mins.)
 
11.
The Highway (1935)
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Six young men from the city take jobs on a road crew, building a highway of strategic importance to the Chinese Army... (104 mins.)
Director: Yu Sun
 
12.
Man on the Flying Trapeze (1935)
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Hard-working, henpecked Ambrose Wolfinger takes off from work to go to a wrestling match with catastrophic consequences. (66 mins.)
Director: Clyde Bruckman
 
13.
The Devil Is a Woman (1935)
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Film told in flashbacks of an older man's obsession for a woman who can belong to no-one but can frustrate everyone... (79 mins.)
 
14.
The Informer (1935)
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In 1922, an Irish rebel informs on his friend, then feels doom closing in. (91 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
15.
Toni (1935)
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In the 1920s, the Provence is a magnet for immigrants seeking work in the quarries or in agriculture... (81 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
16.
David Copperfield (1935)
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When David's father dies, his mother remarries. His new stepfather Murdstone has a mean and cruel view on how to raise a child... (130 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
17.
Sylvia Scarlett (1935)
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Escaping to England from a French embezzlement charge, widower Henry Scarlett is accompanied by daughter Sylvia who... (95 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
18.
Gold Diggers of 1935 (1935)
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In a luxury hotel stage director Nicoleff stages a show to get the money to pay his bills. Mrs. Prentiss... (95 mins.)
Director: Busby Berkeley
 
19.
Triumph of the Will (1935 Documentary)
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The infamous propaganda film of the 1934 Nazi Party rally in Nuremberg, Germany. (114 mins.)
 
20.
Music Land (1935 Short Film)
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The princess violin from the sleepy Land of Symphony is chased by a more lively alto saxophone from the Isle of Jazz. Soon the queen (a viola) discovers them and locks the sax in the metronome. (10 mins.)
 
21.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
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Midshipman Roger Byam joins Captain Bligh and Fletcher Christian aboard the HMS Bounty for a voyage to Tahiti... (132 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
 
22.
Peter Ibbetson (1935)
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Architect Peter Ibbetson is hired by the Duke of Towers to design a building for him. Ibbetson discovers that the Duchess of Towers... (88 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
23.
The Band Concert (1935 Short Film)
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Mickey and his band are determined to perform their music despite the interferance of Donald Duck and a powerful storm. (9 mins.)
Director: Wilfred Jackson
 
24.
The Clairvoyant (1935)
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A fake music-hall clairvoyant meets a woman, and suddenly his predictions seem to come true ... (81 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
25.
Crime and Punishment (1935)
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Man is haunted by a murder he's committed. (88 mins.)
 
26.
Barbary Coast (1935)
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Mary Rutledge arrives from the east, finds her fiance dead, and goes to work at the roulette wheel of Louis Charnalis' Bella Donna... (91 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
27.
Roberta (1935)
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Football player John Kent tags along as Huck Haines and the Wabash Indianians travel to an engagement in Paris... (106 mins.)
 
28.
Komposition in Blau (1935 Short Film)
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This is an abstract film in which every motion is in strict synchronization with music, so the description... (4 mins.)
 
29.
The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935)
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Three British soldiers on the Northwest Frontier of India struggle against the enemy - and themselves. (109 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
30.
Anna Karenina (1935)
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The married Anna Karenina falls in love with Count Vronsky despite her husband's refusal to grant a divorce, and both must contend with the social repercussions. (95 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
31.
The Fixer Uppers (1935 Short Film)
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Door-to-door greeting card salesmen Stanley and Oliver call upon Mrs. Pierre Gustave, a woman distraught over her husband's neglect... (21 mins.)
Director: Charles Rogers
 
32.
Werewolf of London (1935)
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The juice of a rare Tibetan flower is the only thing that keeps Dr. Glendon from turning into a werewolf during a full moon. (75 mins.)
Director: Stuart Walker
 
33.
Transatlantic Tunnel (1935)
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A team of international scientists and engineers attempts to build a tunnel under the ocean. (94 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
34.
She Married Her Boss (1935)
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A super-efficient secretary at a department store falls for and marries her boss, but finds out that taking care of him at home (and especially his spoiled-brat daughter) is a lot different from taking care of him at work. (85 mins.)
Director: Gregory La Cava
 
35.
Mark of the Vampire (1935)
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When a nobleman is murdered, a professor of the occult blames vampires; but not all is what it seems. (60 mins.)
Director: Tod Browning
 
36.
Annie Oakley (1935)
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A romanticized biography of the famous sharpshooter. (90 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
37.
Romance in Manhattan (1935)
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Rejected as an immigrant because he doesn't have the required $200, a Czech immigrant jumps ship and is befriended by a chorus girl and becomes a taxi driver. (77 mins.)
Director: Stephen Roberts
 
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Mad Love (1935)
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An insane surgeon's obsession with an actress leads him to replace her husband's hands with the hands of a knife murderer which still have the urge to throw knives. (68 mins.)
Director: Karl Freund
 
40.
Charlie Chan in Egypt (1935)
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While investigating the theft of antiquities from an ancient tomb excavation , Charlie discovers that the body of the expedition's leader concealed inside the mummy's wrappings. (73 mins.)
Director: Luis King
 
41.
Mississippi (1935)
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Crosby plays a Philadelpia Quaker engaged to a Southern belle. He becomes a social outcast when he refuses to fight a duel... (73 mins.)
 
42.
Tit for Tat (1935 Short Film)
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Stan & Ollie have set up their own electrical repair store. Unfortunately, for them, the grocery store... (19 mins.)
Director: Charles Rogers
 
43.
Charlie Chan in Paris (1935)
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Hired to investigate forged bonds, Charlie is thwarted by the murder of his undercover agent, but the arrival of son Lee helps him uncover the true culprits. (72 mins.)
Director: Lewis Seiler
 
44.
Curly Top (1935)
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Wealthy Edward Morgan becomes charmed with a curly-haired orphan and her pretty older sister Mary and arranges to adopt both under the alias of "Mr. Jones." As he spends more time with them, he soon finds himself falling in love with Mary. (75 mins.)
Director: Irving Cummings
 
45.
Thicker Than Water (1935 Short Film)
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Oliver's in trouble with his wife after missing a payment on their furniture, having given the money to Stanley... (21 mins.)
Director: James W. Horne
 
46.
Charlie Chan in Shanghai (1935)
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When a prominent official is murdered at a banquet honoring Charle Chan, the detective and son Lee team up to expose an opium-smuggling ring. (71 mins.)
Director: James Tinling