Best of 1935

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1.
The 39 Steps (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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.)
“ BEST PICTURE

Nominees:
Les Misérables
The Bride of Frankenstein
Top Hat
Mutiny on the Bounty ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
2.
Les Misérables (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman. (108 mins.)
“ BEST DIRECTOR - Richard Boleslawski

Nominees:
Alfred Hitchcock - The 39 Steps
John Ford - The Informer
Frank Lloyd - Mutiny on the Bounty
James Whale - The Bride of Frankenstein ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
3.
Les Misérables (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman. (108 mins.)
“ BEST ACTOR - Fredric March

Nominees:
Robert Donat - The 39 Steps
Clark Gable - Mutiny on the Bounty
Charles Laughton - Mutiny on the Bounty
Victor McLaglen - The Informer ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
4.
Becky Sharp (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Set against the background of the Battle of Waterloo, Becky Sharp is the story of Vanity Fair by Thackeray... (84 mins.)
“ BEST ACTRESS - Miriam Hopkins

Nominees:
Bette Davis - Dangerous
Madeleine Carroll - The 39 Steps
Katharine Hepburn – Alice Adams
Ginger Rogers - Top Hat ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
5.
Les Misérables (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman. (108 mins.)
“ BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR - Charles Laughton

Nominees:
Franchot Tone - Mutiny on the Bounty
John Laurie - The 39 Steps
Nigel Bruce - Becky Sharp
Ernest Thesiger - The Bride of Frankenstein ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
6.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS - Elsa Lanchester

Nominees:
Rochelle Hudson - Les Misérables
Florence Eldridge - Les Misérables
Peggy Ashcroft - The 39 Steps
Helen Broderick - Top Hat ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
7.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Midshipman Roger Byam joins Captain Bligh and Fletcher Christian aboard HMS Bounty for a voyage to Tahiti... (132 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
“ BEST CASTING

Nominees:
Les Misérables
The 39 Steps
Top Hat
The Bride of Frankenstein ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
8.
A Night at the Opera (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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
“ BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
9.
The 39 Steps (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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.)
“ BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Nominees:
Les Misérables
The Informer
Mutiny on the Bounty
The Bride of Frankenstein ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
10.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ BEST TITLES/CREDITS DESIGN

Nominees:
The 39 Steps
Mutiny on the Bounty
Top Hat
Les Misérables ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
11.
The 39 Steps (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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.)
“ BEST EDITING

Nominees:
Mutiny on the Bounty
The Bride of Frankenstein
Les Misérables
The Informer ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
12.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Nominees:
Les Misérables
The 39 Steps
Mutiny on the Bounty
The Informer ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
13.
Les Misérables (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman. (108 mins.)
“ BEST ART DIRECTION

Nominees:
Top Hat
The Bride of Frankenstein
Mutiny on the Bounty
A Midsummer's Night Dream ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
14.
Les Misérables (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman. (108 mins.)
“ BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Nominees:
Mutiny on the Bounty
Anna Karenina
Top Hat
Becky Sharp ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
15.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ BEST MAKE-UP & HAIR

Nominees:
Les Misérables
A Midsummer's Night Dream
Mutiny on the Bounty
Becky Sharp ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
16.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Nominees:
The 39 Steps
Mutiny on the Bounty ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
17.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Nominees:
Top Hat
Les Misérables
Anna Karenina
Captain Blood ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
18.
Broadway Melody of 1936 (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Bob Gordon is staging a new Broadway Show, but he is short of money. He gets an offer of money by the young widow Lilian... (101 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
“ BEST SOUNDTRACK/ADAPTED SCORE

Nominees:
A Midsummer's Night Dream ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
19.
Top Hat (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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
“ BEST SONG - "Cheek to Cheek"

Nominees:
Gold Diggers of 1935 - "Lullaby of Broadway"
Top Hat - "No Strings (I'm Fancy Free)"
Top Hat - "Isn't This a Lovely Day?"
Top Hat - "Top Hat, White Tie and Tails" ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
20.
Top Hat (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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
“ BEST DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY

Nominees:
Broadway Melody of 1936
Gold Diggers of 1935 ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
21.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ BEST SOUND

Nominees:
Mutiny on the Bounty
Captain Blood
The 39 Steps
Top Hat ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
22.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ BEST SOUND EDITING

Nominees:
Mutiny on the Bounty
Captain Blood
The 39 Steps
A Midsummer's Night Dream ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting
 
23.
Captain Blood (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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
“ BEST STUNTS

Nominees:
The Bride of Frankenstein
The 39 Steps
Mutiny on the Bounty ” - OscarWinnerInWaiting