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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. 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.
3. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
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Snow White runs away from the castle, driven out by the Evil Queen and finds warmth in a home of seven dwarves. Dir: William Cottrell, David Hand With: Adriana Caselotti, Harry Stockwell, Lucille La Verne Animation | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 83 mins.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. 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.
8. 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.
9. 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.
10. 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.
11. 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.
12. 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.
13. 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.
14. Bad Little Angel (1939) Bad Little Angel (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A bible-guided Victorian orphan befriends a bootblack in a strange town. Dir: Wilhelm Thiele With: Virginia Weidler, Gene Reynolds, Guy Kibbee Drama 72 mins.
15. Ecstasy (1933) Ecstasy (1933)
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Eva has just gotten married to an older gentleman, but discovers that he is obsessed with order in his life and doesn't have much room for passion... Dir: Gustav Machatý With: Hedy Lamarr, Aribert Mog, Zvonimir Rogoz Drama | Romance 82 mins.
16. 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.
17. Shall We Dance (1937) Shall We Dance (1937)
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A budding romance between a ballet master and a tapdancer becomes complicated when rumours surface that they're already married. Dir: Mark Sandrich With: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton Comedy | Musical | Romance 109 mins.
18. Things to Come (1936) Things to Come (1936)
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The story of a century: a decades-long second World War leaves plague and anarchy, then a rational state rebuilds civilization and attempts space travel. Dir: William Cameron Menzies With: Raymond Massey, Edward Chapman, Ralph Richardson Sci-Fi 100 mins.
19. A Christmas Carol (1938) A Christmas Carol (1938)
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On Christmas Eve, an old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by the spirit of his former partner... Dir: Edwin L. Marin With: Reginald Owen, Gene Lockhart, Kathleen Lockhart Drama | Family | Fantasy 69 mins.
20. 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.
21. 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.
22. 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.
23. They Won't Forget (1937) They Won't Forget (1937)
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A politically ambitious district attorney, unscrupulous tabloid journalists, and regional prejudice combine to charge a teacher with the murder of his student. With: Claude Rains, Gloria Dickson, Edward Norris Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery 95 mins.
24. 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.
25. 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.
26. The Women (1939) The Women (1939)
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A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women. Dir: George Cukor With: Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell Comedy | Drama 133 mins.
27. 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.
28. They Made Me a Criminal (1939) They Made Me a Criminal (1939)
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A boxer flees believing he has comitted a murder while he was drunk. Dir: Busby Berkeley With: John Garfield, Claude Rains, The 'Dead End' Kids Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller 92 mins.
29. 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.
30. Four Daughters (1938) Four Daughters (1938)
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Adam Lemp, the Dean of the Briarwood Music Foundation, has passed on his love of music to his four early adult daughters - Thea... Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Claude Rains, John Garfield, Jeffrey Lynn Drama | Music | Romance 90 mins.
31. 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.
32. Lost Horizon (1937) Lost Horizon (1937)
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A plane crash delivers a group of people to the secluded land of Shangri-La -- but is it the miraculous utopia it appears to be? Dir: Frank Capra With: Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt, Edward Everett Horton Adventure | Drama | Fantasy | Mystery 97 mins.
33. 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.
34. 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.
35. Mother Carey's Chickens (1938) Mother Carey's Chickens (1938)
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Dir: Rowland V. Lee With: Anne Shirley, Ruby Keeler, James Ellison Drama | Romance 82 mins.
36. 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.
37. Stage Struck (1936) Stage Struck (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Broadway dance director George Randall (Dick Powell) is stuck with staging a Broadway show starring Peggy Revere (Joan Blondell)... Dir: Busby Berkeley With: Dick Powell, Joan Blondell, Warren William Comedy | Musical 91 mins.
38. Made for Each Other (1939) Made for Each Other (1939)
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Young lawyer meets and marries girl after knowing her one day. Takes bride home to meet his mother who disapproves of the marriage... Dir: John Cromwell With: Carole Lombard, James Stewart, Charles Coburn Comedy | Drama | Romance 92 mins.
39. 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.
40. Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) Tarzan the Ape Man (1932)
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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: Johnny Weissmuller, Neil Hamilton, C. Aubrey Smith Action | Adventure | Romance United States-PASSED 100 mins.
41. Suicide Squad (1935) Suicide Squad (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
Larry Baker is a young fireman whose daring exploits have led him to receiving a lot of newspaper publicity which goes to his head... Dir: Bernard B. Ray With: Norman Foster, Joyce Compton, Robert Homans Action | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 56 mins.
42. The Prince and the Pauper (1937) The Prince and the Pauper (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two lookalike boys, one a poor street kid and the other a prince, exchange places to see what the other's life is like. Dir: William Keighley With: Errol Flynn, Claude Rains, Henry Stephenson Adventure | Drama | Family | Fantasy 118 mins.
43. Jezebel (1938) Jezebel (1938)
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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.
44. 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.
45. Love Affair (1939) Love Affair (1939)
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French playboy Michel Marnet and American Terry McKay fall in love aboard ship. They arrange to reunite 6 months later... Dir: Leo McCarey With: Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer, Maria Ouspenskaya Comedy | Drama | Romance 88 mins.
46. Wuthering Heights (1939) Wuthering Heights (1939)
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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.
47. 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.
48. Shipmates Forever (1935) Shipmates Forever (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Dick is watching the fleet come in when he sees June. Dick has no intention of joining the Navy, which is a family tradition... Dir: Frank Borzage With: Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, Lewis Stone Musical 109 mins.
49. The Thin Man (1934) The Thin Man (1934)
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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 | Mystery United States-PASSED 91 mins.
50. 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.
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