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1. 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.
2. City Lights (1931) City Lights (1931)
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With the aid of a wealthy erratic tippler, a dewy-eyed tramp who has fallen in love with a sightless flower girl accumulates money to be able to help help her medically. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee Comedy | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 87 mins.
3. 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.
4. 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.
5. Smart Money (1931) Smart Money (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Immigrant Greek barber has uncommon skills in playing poker and soon rises in the seedy world of illegal gambling, but pretty blondes remain his Achilles' heel. Dir: Alfred E. Green With: Edward G. Robinson, James Cagney, Evalyn Knapp Crime | Drama 81 mins.
6. 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.
7. 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 United States-PASSED 98 mins.
8. Cimarron (1931) Cimarron (1931)
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A newspaper editor settles in an Oklahoma boom town with his reluctant wife at the end of the nineteenth century. With: Richard Dix, Irene Dunne, Estelle Taylor Drama | Western United States-PASSED 123 mins.
9. The Champ (1931) The Champ (1931)
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Dink Purcell loves his alcoholic father, ex-heavyweight champion Andy "Champ" Purcell, despite his frequent binges... With: Wallace Beery, Jackie Cooper, Irene Rich Drama | Family | Sport United States-PASSED 86 mins.
10. Little Caesar (1931) Little Caesar (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Rico is a small-time hood who knocks off gas stations for whatever he can take. He heads east and signs up with Sam Vettori's mob... Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Edward G. Robinson, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Glenda Farrell Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 79 mins.
11. Under 18 (1931) Under 18 (1931)
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A poor seamstress girl sours on her engagement to a grocery deliveryman after seeing her sister's abusive marriage. Trying to help her sister pay for a divorce lawyer, she turns to a rich playboy she met at work. Dir: Archie Mayo With: Marian Marsh, Anita Page, Regis Toomey Romance | Drama 80 mins.
12. The Maltese Falcon (1931) The Maltese Falcon (1931)
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A lovely dame with dangerous lies employs the services of a private detective, who is quickly caught up in the mystery and intrigue of a statuette known as the Maltese Falcon. Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: Bebe Daniels, Ricardo Cortez, Dudley Digges Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Romance 80 mins.
13. Drácula (1931) Drácula (1931)
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At midnight on Walpurgis Night, an English clerk, Renfield, arrives at Count Dracula's castle in the Carpathian Mountains... Dir: George Melford With: Carlos Villarías, Lupita Tovar, Barry Norton Horror 104 mins.
14. The 3 Penny Opera (1931) The 3 Penny Opera (1931)
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In London at the turn of the century, the bandit Mack the Knife marries Polly without the knowledge of her father, Peachum, the 'king of the beggars'. Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst With: Rudolf Forster, Lotte Lenya, Carola Neher Comedy | Drama | Musical 112 mins.
15. Bad Girl (1931) Bad Girl (1931)
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A man and woman, skeptical about romance, nonetheless fall in love and are wed, but their lack of confidence in the opposite sex haunts their marriage. Dir: Frank Borzage With: James Dunn, Sally Eilers, Minna Gombell Drama 90 mins.
16. East of Shanghai (1931) East of Shanghai (1931)
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Believing that an unexpected inheritance will bring them happiness, a married couple instead finds their relationship strained to the breaking point. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Henry Kendall, Joan Barry, Percy Marmont Comedy | Romance | Thriller 92 mins.
17. The Front Page (1931) The Front Page (1931)
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Hildy Johnson, newspaper reporter, is engaged to Peggy Grant and planning to move to New York for a higher paying advertising job... Dir: Lewis Milestone With: Adolphe Menjou, Pat O'Brien, Mary Brian Comedy 101 mins.
18. The Skin Game (1931) The Skin Game (1931)
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An old traditional family and a modern family battle over land in a small English village and almost destroy each other. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Edmund Gwenn, Jill Esmond, C.V. France Drama 85 mins.
19. Night Nurse (1931) Night Nurse (1931)
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A nurse enlists the help of a petty criminal to foil a sinister plot to murder two children. Dir: William A. Wellman With: Barbara Stanwyck, Ben Lyon, Joan Blondell Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 72 mins.
20. Mädchen in Uniform (1931) Mädchen in Uniform (1931)
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German film in which a sensitive girl is sent to an all-girls boarding school and develops a romantic attachment to one of her teachers... Dir: Leontine Sagan, Carl Froelich With: Dorothea Wieck, Hertha Thiele, Emilia Unda Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 88 mins.
21. Monkey Business (1931) Monkey Business (1931)
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On a transatlantic crossing, the Marx brothers get up to their usual antics and manage to annoy just about everyone on board the ship. Dir: Norman Z. McLeod With: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, The Marx Brothers Comedy United States-PASSED 77 mins.
22. A Free Soul (1931) A Free Soul (1931)
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An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him. Dir: Clarence Brown With: Norma Shearer, Leslie Howard, Lionel Barrymore Crime | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 93 mins.
23. Platinum Blonde (1931) Platinum Blonde (1931)
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A young woman from a very rich family impulsively marries a reporter, but each assumes the other is the one whose lifestyle must change. Dir: Frank Capra With: Jean Harlow, Loretta Young, Robert Williams Comedy | Romance 89 mins.
24. À Nous la Liberté (1931) À Nous la Liberté (1931)
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A famous left-wing satirical comedy about two ex-convicts, one of whom escaped jail and then worked his way up from salesman to factory owner... Dir: René Clair With: Raymond Cordy, Henri Marchand, Rolla France Comedy | Musical 104 mins.
25. Marius (1931) Marius (1931)
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César runs a bar along Marseilles' port, assisted by his 23 year old son, Marius. Colorful characters abound: M... Dir: Alexander Korda With: Raimu, Pierre Fresnay, Fernand Charpin Comedy | Drama | Romance 130 mins.
26. Mata Hari (1931) Mata Hari (1931)
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A semi-fictionalized account of the life of Mata Hari, an exotic dancer who was accused of spying for Germany during World War I. With: Greta Garbo, Ramon Novarro, Lionel Barrymore Drama | Romance 89 mins.
27. La Chienne (1931) La Chienne (1931)
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Cashier Maurice Legrand is married to Adele, a terror. By chance, he meets Lucienne, "Lulu", and makes her his mistress... Dir: Jean Renoir With: Michel Simon, Georges Flamant, Janie Marèse Drama 91 mins.
28. Blonde Crazy (1931) Blonde Crazy (1931)
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Adventures of a cocky con man and his glamorous accomplice. Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Louis Calhern Comedy | Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Romance 79 mins.
29. Tabu (1931) Tabu (1931)
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In his final film, F.W. Murnau presents the tale of two young lovers on the idyllic island of Bora Bora in the South Pacific... Dir: F.W. Murnau With: Anne Chevalier, Matahi, Hitu Drama | Romance | Adventure 86 mins.
30. Svengali (1931) Svengali (1931)
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Through hypnotism and telepathic mind control, a sinister music maestro controls the singing voice, but not the heart, of the woman he loves. Dir: Archie Mayo With: John Barrymore, Marian Marsh, Donald Crisp Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi 81 mins.
31. Possessed (1931) Possessed (1931)
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Ambitious factory Girl Marion Martin meets a handsome well-to-do, but he's interested in her as a mistress, not a wife. With: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Wallace Ford Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 76 mins.
32. Pardon Us (1931) Pardon Us (1931)
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It's Prohibition, and the boys wind up behind bars after Stan sells some of their home-brew beer to a policeman... Dir: James Parrott With: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, June Marlowe Comedy | Crime | Drama | Musical United States-PASSED 56 mins.
33. Waterloo Bridge (1931) Waterloo Bridge (1931)
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A prostitute's self-loathing makes her reluctant to marry an idealistic soldier during World War One. Dir: James Whale With: Mae Clarke, Douglass Montgomery, Doris Lloyd Drama | Romance | War 81 mins.
34. Le Million (1931) Le Million (1931)
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An impoverished painter and his rival engage in a race across Paris to recover a jacket concealing a winning lottery ticket. Dir: René Clair With: Annabella, René Lefèvre, Jean-Louis Allibert Musical | Comedy 81 mins.
35. The Miracle Woman (1931) The Miracle Woman (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
After Florence Fallon's father dies unappreciated in the church where he preached for many years, she becomes embittered and loses faith... Dir: Frank Capra With: Barbara Stanwyck, David Manners, Sam Hardy Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 90 mins.
36. Five Star Final (1931) Five Star Final (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The City Editor of a sleazy tabloid goes against his own journalistic ethics to resurrect a twenty year old murder case... with tragic results. Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Edward G. Robinson, Marian Marsh, H.B. Warner Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 89 mins.
37. The Smiling Lieutenant (1931) The Smiling Lieutenant (1931)
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Lieutenant Niki of the Austrian royal guard has a new girlfriend, Franzi. He's crazy about her and is smiling at her while on duty in the street... Dir: Ernst Lubitsch With: Maurice Chevalier, Claudette Colbert, Miriam Hopkins Comedy | Romance | Musical United States-PASSED 93 mins.
38. Fighting Caravans (1931) Fighting Caravans (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A young frontier scout helps guide a freight wagon train across the country, fighting off Indians and evil traders... Dir: Otto Brower, David Burton With: Gary Cooper, Lili Damita, Ernest Torrence Romance | Western United States-PASSED 92 mins.
39. Dishonored (1931) Dishonored (1931)
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The Austrian Secret Service sends its most seductive agent to spy on the Russians. Dir: Josef von Sternberg With: Marlene Dietrich, Victor McLaglen, Gustav von Seyffertitz Drama | Music | War 91 mins.
40. Arrowsmith (1931) Arrowsmith (1931)
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Based on Sinclair Lewis's novel "Arrowsmith". A medical researcher is sent to a plague outbreak, where he has to decide priorities for the use of a vaccine. Dir: John Ford With: Ronald Colman, Helen Hayes, Richard Bennett Drama United States-PASSED 108 mins.
41. The Black Camel (1931) The Black Camel (1931)
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The unsolved murder of a Hollywood actor several years earlier and an enigmatic psychic are the keys to help Charlie solve the Honolulu stabbing death of a beautiful actress. Dir: Hamilton MacFadden With: Warner Oland, Sally Eilers, Bela Lugosi Crime | Mystery | Thriller United States-PASSED 71 mins.
42. Street Scene (1931) Street Scene (1931)
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Twenty-four hours elapse on the stoop of a Hell's Kitchen tenement as a microcosm of the American melting pot interacts with each other during a summer heatwave. Dir: King Vidor With: Sylvia Sidney, William Collier Jr., Estelle Taylor Drama | Romance 80 mins.
43. Skippy (1931) Skippy (1931)
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Skippy, the mischievous son of a wealthy doctor, meets Sooky in poverty-ridden Shantytown, and together they try to save Sooky's pet from a cruel dogcatcher. Dir: Norman Taurog With: Jackie Cooper, Robert Coogan, Mitzi Green Family | Drama | Comedy 85 mins.
44. The Bad Sister (1931) The Bad Sister (1931)
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Marianne falls in love with con man Valentine who uses their relation to get her father's endorsement on a money-raising scheme... Dir: Hobart Henley With: Conrad Nagel, Sidney Fox, Bette Davis Drama 68 mins.
45. City Streets (1931) City Streets (1931)
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Nan, a racketeer's daughter, is in love with The Kid, a shooting gallery showman. Despite Nan's prodding... Dir: Rouben Mamoulian With: Gary Cooper, Sylvia Sidney, Paul Lukas Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Romance 83 mins.
46. A Connecticut Yankee (1931) A Connecticut Yankee (1931)
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Dir: David Butler With: Will Rogers, William Farnum, Frank Albertson Fantasy | Comedy 95 mins.
47. Illicit (1931) Illicit (1931)
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A young couple lives together out of wedlock, but they find that they're ahead of their time. Dir: Archie Mayo With: Barbara Stanwyck, James Rennie, Ricardo Cortez Drama | Romance 79 mins.
48. Mary (1931) Mary (1931)
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A juror in a murder trial, after voting to convict, has second thoughts and begins to investigate on his own before the execution. German version of "Murder." Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Alfred Abel, Olga Tschechowa, Paul Graetz Mystery | Thriller 78 mins.
49. The Sin of Madelon Claudet (1931) The Sin of Madelon Claudet (1931)
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Out of jail for a crime she did not commit, Madelon turns to prostitution and thievery to send her illegitimate son to medical school. Dir: Edgar Selwyn With: Helen Hayes, Lewis Stone, Neil Hamilton Drama United States-PASSED 75 mins.
50. Safe in Hell (1931) Safe in Hell (1931)
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After accidentally killing the man who raped her and forced her into prostitution, a New Orleans woman flees to a Caribbean island. While she awaits her fiancé, the vicious local police chief sets his sights on her. Dir: William A. Wellman With: Dorothy Mackaill, Donald Cook, Ralf Harolde Drama United States-PASSED 73 mins.
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