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1. The Wizard of Oz (1939) The Wizard of Oz (1939)
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Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home. Dir: Victor Fleming With: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Musical 102 mins.
2. Freaks (1932) Freaks (1932)
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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. Dir: Tod Browning With: Wallace Ford, Leila Hyams, Olga Baclanova Drama | Horror 64 mins.
3. Gone with the Wind (1939) Gone with the Wind (1939)
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A manipulative Southern belle carries on a turbulent affair with a blockade runner during the American Civil War. Dir: Victor Fleming With: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell Drama | Romance | War 238 mins.
4. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
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Snow White, pursued by a jealous queen, hides with the Dwarfs; the queen feeds her a poison apple, but the handsome prince awakens her with a kiss. Dir: William Cottrell, David Hand With: Adriana Caselotti, Harry Stockwell, Lucille La Verne Animation | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 83 mins.
5. Dracula (1931) Dracula (1931)
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The ancient vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the virtuous young Mina. Dir: Tod Browning With: Bela Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners Horror 75 mins.
6. M (1931) M (1931)
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When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Peter Lorre, Ellen Widmann, Inge Landgut Crime | Drama | Thriller 117 mins.
7. Frankenstein (1931) Frankenstein (1931)
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An obsessed scientist assembles a living being from parts of exhumed corpses. Dir: James Whale With: Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, Boris Karloff Horror | Sci-Fi 70 mins.
8. A Night at the Opera (1935) 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. Dir: Sam Wood With: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx Comedy | Music | Musical 96 mins.
9. Modern Times (1936) Modern Times (1936)
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The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman Comedy 87 mins.
10. Stella Dallas (1937) Stella Dallas (1937)
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A low-class woman is willing to do whatever it takes to give her daughter a socially promising future. Dir: King Vidor With: Barbara Stanwyck, John Boles, Anne Shirley Drama | Romance 106 mins.
11. King Kong (1933) King Kong (1933)
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A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal giant gorilla who takes a shine to their female blonde star. With: Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, Bruce Cabot Adventure | Fantasy | Horror 100 mins.
12. Only Angels Have Wings (1939) Only Angels Have Wings (1939)
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At a remote South American trading port, the manager of an air freight company is forced to risk his pilots' lives in order to win an important contract. Dir: Howard Hawks With: Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Rita Hayworth Adventure | Drama 121 mins.
13. Swing Time (1936) Swing Time (1936)
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A performer and gambler travels to New York City to raise the $25,000 he needs to marry his fiancée, only to become entangled with a beautiful aspiring dancer. Dir: George Stevens With: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Victor Moore Comedy | Musical | Romance 103 mins.
14. City Lights (1931) City Lights (1931)
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The Tramp struggles to help a blind flower girl he has fallen in love with. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee Comedy | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 87 mins.
15. Stagecoach (1939) Stagecoach (1939)
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A group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo and learn something about each other in the process. Dir: John Ford With: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Andy Devine Adventure | Western 96 mins.
16. Trader Horn (1931) Trader Horn (1931)
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Two white traders in the darkest Africa of the 1870s find a missionary's daughter, who was captured as a child by a savage tribe and now worshiped as a goddess. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: Harry Carey, Edwina Booth, Duncan Renaldo Adventure | Romance 122 mins.
17. The Bride of Frankenstein (1935) The 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. Dir: James Whale With: Boris Karloff, Elsa Lanchester, Colin Clive Horror | Sci-Fi 75 mins.
18. Top Hat (1935) 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. Dir: Mark Sandrich With: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton Comedy | Musical | Romance 101 mins.
19. It Happened One Night (1934) It Happened One Night (1934)
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A spoiled heiress, running away from her family, is helped by a man who's actually a reporter looking for a story. Dir: Frank Capra With: Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly Comedy | Romance 105 mins.
20. The Stranger's Return (1933) The Stranger's Return (1933)
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Dir: King Vidor With: Lionel Barrymore, Miriam Hopkins, Franchot Tone Comedy | Drama 89 mins.
21. The Gay Divorcee (1934) The Gay Divorcee (1934)
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Mimi Glossop wants a divorce so her Aunt Hortense hires a professional to play the correspondent in apparent infidelity... Dir: Mark Sandrich With: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady Comedy | Musical | Romance 107 mins.
22. The Invisible Man (1933) The Invisible Man (1933)
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A scientist finds a way of becoming invisible, but in doing so, he becomes murderously insane. Dir: James Whale With: Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller 71 mins.
23. Sadie McKee (1934) Sadie McKee (1934)
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The life of Sadie McKee takes many twists and turns. She starts as the daughter of the cook for the well off Alderson family... Dir: Clarence Brown With: Joan Crawford, Gene Raymond, Franchot Tone Drama | Romance 93 mins.
24. All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
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A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I. Dir: Lewis Milestone With: Lew Ayres, Louis Wolheim, John Wray Drama | War 136 mins.
25. Bringing Up Baby (1938) Bringing Up Baby (1938)
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While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard "Baby." Dir: Howard Hawks With: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles Comedy | Romance 102 mins.
26. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
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A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the US Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down. Dir: Frank Capra With: James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains Drama 129 mins.
27. You Can't Take It with You (1938) You Can't Take It with You (1938)
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A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family. Dir: Frank Capra With: Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Lionel Barrymore Comedy | Romance 126 mins.
28. Dangerous (1935) Dangerous (1935)
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An alcoholic actress who is considered a dangerous jinx is rehabilitated, but she then shows that she's as dangerous as ever. Dir: Alfred E. Green With: Bette Davis, Franchot Tone, Margaret Lindsay Drama 79 mins.
29. Scarface (1932) 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. Dir: Howard Hawks, Richard Rosson With: Paul Muni, Ann Dvorak, Karen Morley Action | Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller United States-PASSED 93 mins.
30. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939) The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)
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In 15th century France, a gypsy girl is framed for murder by the infatuated Chief Justice, and only the deformed bellringer of Notre Dame Cathedral can save her. Dir: William Dieterle With: Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara, Cedric Hardwicke Drama | Romance 117 mins.
31. The Mummy (1932) The Mummy (1932)
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A living mummy stalks the beautiful woman he believes is the reincarnation of his lover. Dir: Karl Freund With: Boris Karloff, Zita Johann, David Manners Horror 73 mins.
32. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
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When Prince John and the Norman Lords begin oppressing the Saxon masses in King Richard's absence, a Saxon lord fights back as the outlaw leader of a rebel guerrilla army. Dir: Michael Curtiz, William Keighley With: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone Action | Adventure | Romance 102 mins.
33. Wife vs. Secretary (1936) Wife vs. Secretary (1936)
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The wife of a publishing executive mistakenly believes that her husband's relationship with his attractive secretary is more than professional. Dir: Clarence Brown With: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Myrna Loy Comedy | Drama | Romance 88 mins.
34. Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
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Fletcher Christian successfully leads a revolt against the ruthless Captain Bligh on the HMS Bounty. However, Bligh returns one year later, hell bent on avenging his captors. Dir: Frank Lloyd With: Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone Adventure | Drama | History United States-PASSED 132 mins.
35. The Grand Illusion (1937) The Grand Illusion (1937)
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During the First World War, two French soldiers are captured and imprisoned in a German POW camp. Several escape attempts follow until they are sent to a seemingly impenetrable fortress which seems impossible to escape from. Dir: Jean Renoir With: Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo, Pierre Fresnay Drama | War 114 mins.
36. The Ghost Goes West (1935) The Ghost Goes West (1935)
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An American businessman's family convinces him to buy a Scottish castle and disassemble it to ship it to America brick by brick... Dir: René Clair With: Robert Donat, Jean Parker, Eugene Pallette Comedy | Fantasy | Horror | Romance 95 mins.
37. The Lady Vanishes (1938) The Lady Vanishes (1938)
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While traveling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas Comedy | Mystery | Thriller 96 mins.
38. The 39 Steps (1935) 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. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim Comedy | Mystery | Thriller 86 mins.
39. Let Us Be Gay (1930) Let Us Be Gay (1930)
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Dowdy housewife Kitty dotes on her self-centered husband but divorces him when his mistress shows up at their home one day to break up their marriage... With: Norma Shearer, Rod La Rocque, Marie Dressler Comedy | Drama United States-PASSED 79 mins.
40. Duck Soup (1933) Duck Soup (1933)
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Rufus T. Firefly is named president/dictator of bankrupt Freedonia and declares war on neighboring Sylvania over the love of wealthy Mrs. Teasdale. Dir: Leo McCarey With: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx Comedy | Musical United States-PASSED 68 mins.
41. The Arizonian (1935) The Arizonian (1935)
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In a film where the leading character is a composite of several American-frontier lawmen (mostly Wyatt Earp,) Clay Tallant comes to Silver City... Dir: Charles Vidor With: Richard Dix, Margot Grahame, Preston Foster Adventure | Music | Romance | Western 75 mins.
42. Panama Lady (1939) Panama Lady (1939)
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A weary dance-hall girl in a Panama saloon hooks up with a rough-and-tumble oil driller, who takes her to his oil-field in the jungle to show her what "real" life is like. Dir: Jack Hively With: Lucille Ball, Allan Lane, Steffi Duna Drama | Romance 65 mins.
43. Red Morning (1934) Red Morning (1934)
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A captain's daughter is marooned on an island after the ship is taken over by a mutinous crew. Dir: Wallace Fox With: Steffi Duna, Regis Toomey, Raymond Hatton Drama 66 mins.
44. This Man Is Mine (1934) This Man Is Mine (1934)
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Dir: John Cromwell With: Irene Dunne, Constance Cummings, Ralph Bellamy Drama | Romance 76 mins.
45. The Unguarded Hour (1936) The Unguarded Hour (1936)
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A woman tries to save her husband, a prosecutor, from a man who is threatening to blackmail him using letters he has written to an ex-mistress. Dir: Sam Wood With: Loretta Young, Franchot Tone, Lewis Stone Crime | Drama 87 mins.
46. Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) Angels with Dirty Faces (1938)
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A priest tries to stop a gangster from corrupting a group of street kids. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 97 mins.
47. The Public Enemy (1931) The Public Enemy (1931)
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A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster's accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war. Dir: William A. Wellman With: James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods Crime | Drama 83 mins.
48. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931) Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931)
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Dr. Jekyll faces horrible consequences when he lets his dark side run wild with a potion that changes him into the animalistic Mr. Hyde. Dir: Rouben Mamoulian With: Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, Rose Hobart Horror | Sci-Fi 98 mins.
49. Hell's Angels (1930) Hell's Angels (1930)
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Brothers Monte and Ray leave Oxford to join the Royal Flying Corps. Ray loves Helen; Helen enjoys an affair with Monte; before they leave on their mission over Germany they find her in still another man's arms. Dir: Howard Hughes With: Ben Lyon, James Hall, Jean Harlow Drama | War United States-PASSED 127 mins.
50. The Black Cat (1934) The Black Cat (1934)
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American honeymooners in Hungary are trapped in the home of a Satan- worshiping priest when the bride is taken there for medical help following a road accident. Dir: Edgar G. Ulmer With: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, David Manners Horror | Crime | Adventure | Thriller 65 mins.
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