1-50 of 16,596 titles.

Sort by: MOVIEmeter▲ | A-Z | User Rating | Num Votes | US Box Office | Runtime | Year | US Release Date
1. The Wizard of Oz (1939) The Wizard of Oz (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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. Gone with the Wind (1939) Gone with the Wind (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
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.
3. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Snow White, pursued by a jealous queen, hides with the Dwarfs; the queen feeds her a poison apple, but Prince Charming 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.
4. M (1931) M (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
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.
5. The Roaring Twenties (1939) The Roaring Twenties (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Three men attempt to make a living in Prohibitionist America after returning home from fighting together in World War I. Dir: Raoul Walsh With: James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart, Priscilla Lane Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 106 mins.
6. Marie Antoinette (1938) Marie Antoinette (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The tragic life of Marie Antoinette, who became queen of France in her late teens. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: Norma Shearer, Tyrone Power, John Barrymore Biography | Drama | History | Romance 149 mins.
7. City Lights (1931) City Lights (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
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.
8. Modern Times (1936) Modern Times (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
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.
9. King Kong (1933) King Kong (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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.
10. A Child Is Born (1939) A Child Is Born (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A maternity ward, staffed by sympathetic nurses, serves mothers-to-be from all walks of life. These... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: Geraldine Fitzgerald, Jeffrey Lynn, Gladys George Drama 79 mins.
11. Freaks (1932) 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. Dir: Tod Browning With: Wallace Ford, Leila Hyams, Olga Baclanova Drama | Horror | Thriller 64 mins.
12. Madame X (1937) Madame X (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Thrown out of her home after her husband discovers her infidelity, a woman sinks into degradation. Twenty years later... Dir: Sam Wood With: Gladys George, Warren William, John Beal Drama 72 mins.
13. It Happened One Night (1934) It Happened One Night (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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.
14. 42nd Street (1933) 42nd Street (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: Warner Baxter, Bebe Daniels, George Brent Comedy | Musical | Romance 89 mins.
15. Dames (1934) Dames (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Multi-millionaire Ezra Ounce wants to start a campaign against 'filthy' forms of entertainment, like Broadway-Shows... Dir: Ray Enright, Busby Berkeley With: Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler Comedy | Musical 91 mins.
16. Frankenstein (1931) Frankenstein (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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.
17. All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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.
18. Dracula (1931) Dracula (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
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.
19. Dinner at Eight (1933) Dinner at Eight (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Affluent Millicent and Oliver Jordan throw a dinner for a handful of wealthy and/or well-born acquaintances, each of whom has much to reveal. Dir: George Cukor With: Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery Comedy | Drama 111 mins.
20. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939) The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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.
21. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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.
22. Stagecoach (1939) Stagecoach (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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.
23. They Gave Him a Gun (1937) They Gave Him a Gun (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Jimmy is drafted and ends up in Fred's troop on his way to Europe. Jimmy becomes vicious with his gun... Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: Spencer Tracy, Gladys George, Franchot Tone Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 94 mins.
24. The Singing Marine (1937) The Singing Marine (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Bob Brent, a young Marine from Arkansas, impresses his comrades with his singing ability, and they pitch... Dir: Ray Enright With: Dick Powell, Doris Weston, Lee Dixon Comedy | Musical | Romance 105 mins.
25. Hard to Get (1938) Hard to Get (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
When spoiled young heiress Maggie Richards tries to charge some gasoline at an auto camp run by Bill Davis... Dir: Ray Enright With: Dick Powell, Olivia de Havilland, Charles Winninger Comedy | Romance 82 mins.
26. Scarface (1932) Scarface (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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.
27. Hell's Angels (1930) Hell's Angels (1930)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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.
28. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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.
29. The 39 Steps (1935) The 39 Steps (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 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. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim Comedy | Mystery | Thriller 86 mins.
30. The Bride of Frankenstein (1935) The 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. Dir: James Whale With: Boris Karloff, Elsa Lanchester, Colin Clive Horror | Sci-Fi 75 mins.
31. The Invisible Man (1933) The Invisible Man (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
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.
32. The Thin Man (1934) The Thin Man (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Nick and Nora Charles, a former detective and his rich, playful wife, investigate a murder case mostly for the fun of it. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan Comedy | Crime | Film-Noir | Mystery United States-PASSED 91 mins.
33. Bringing Up Baby (1938) Bringing Up Baby (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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.
34. Duck Soup (1933) Duck Soup (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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.
35. Wuthering Heights (1939) Wuthering Heights (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A servant in the house of Wuthering Heights tells a traveler the unfortunate tale of lovers Cathy and Heathcliff. Dir: William Wyler With: Merle Oberon, Laurence Olivier, David Niven Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 104 mins.
36. The Mummy (1932) The Mummy (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
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.
37. Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) Tarzan the Ape Man (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A trader and his daughter set off in search of the fabled graveyard of the elephants in deepest Africa, only to encounter a wild man raised by apes. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: Neil Hamilton, Maureen O'Sullivan, C. Aubrey Smith Action | Adventure | Romance United States-PASSED 100 mins.
38. You Can't Take It with You (1938) You Can't Take It with You (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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.
39. Doctor X (1932) Doctor X (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A wisecracking New York reporter intrudes on a research scientist's quest to unmask The Moon Killer. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Lionel Atwill, Fay Wray, Lee Tracy Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller 76 mins.
40. The Lady Vanishes (1938) The Lady Vanishes (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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 United States-PASSED 96 mins.
41. Grand Hotel (1932) Grand Hotel (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A group of very different individuals staying at a luxurious hotel in Berlin deal with each of their respective dramas. Dir: Edmund Goulding With: Greta Garbo, John Barrymore, Joan Crawford Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 112 mins.
42. La Grande Illusion (1937) La Grande Illusion (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
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.
43. The Public Enemy (1931) The Public Enemy (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
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.
44. The Women (1939) The Women (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women. Dir: George Cukor With: Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell Comedy | Drama United States-PASSED 133 mins.
45. Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) Angels with Dirty Faces (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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.
46. The Most Dangerous Game (1932) 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. Dir: Irving Pichel, Ernest B. Schoedsack With: Joel McCrea, Fay Wray, Leslie Banks Adventure | Horror | Mystery | Thriller United States-PASSED 63 mins.
47. Flirtation Walk (1934) Flirtation Walk (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A Musical-romance with Dick Powell as a private stationed in Hawaii who gets involved with Ruby Keeler... Dir: Frank Borzage With: Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, Pat O'Brien Musical | Romance 97 mins.
48. Bombshell (1933) Bombshell (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Sexpot film star Lola Burns seeks a new image and tries marrying a marquis, adopting a baby -- all sorts of schemes which go awry. With: Jean Harlow, Lee Tracy, Frank Morgan Comedy | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 96 mins.
49. Naughty But Nice (1939) Naughty But Nice (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Professor Hardwick teaches at Winfield College and detests the new swing music that is the craze. He... Dir: Ray Enright With: Ann Sheridan, Dick Powell, Gale Page Comedy | Musical 89 mins.
50. Jezebel (1938) Jezebel (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A haughty headstrong Southern Belle in Antebellum Louisiana loses her fiance due to her stubborn vanity and pride and vows to get him back. Dir: William Wyler With: Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, George Brent Drama | Romance 104 mins.
1-50 of 16,596 titles.