Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1927

1. Metropolis (1927) Metropolis (1927)
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In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich Drama | Sci-Fi 153 mins.
2. Sunrise (1927) Sunrise (1927)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A married farmer falls under the spell of a slatternly woman from the city, who tries to convince him to drown his wife. Dir: F.W. Murnau With: George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 94 mins.
3. The Jazz Singer (1927) The Jazz Singer (1927)
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The son of a Jewish Cantor must defy the traditions of his religious father in order to pursue his dream of becoming a jazz singer. Dir: Alan Crosland With: Al Jolson, May McAvoy, Warner Oland Drama | Music | Musical | Romance 88 mins.
4. When a Man Loves (1927) When a Man Loves (1927)
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A nobleman studying for the priesthood abandons his vocation in 18th Century France when he falls in love with a beautiful, but reluctant, courtesan. Dir: Alan Crosland With: John Barrymore, Dolores Costello, Warner Oland History | Romance United States-PASSED 111 mins.
5. Old San Francisco (1927) Old San Francisco (1927)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In San Francisco, a villainous land owner with underworld connections seeks to steal the property of an old Spanish family. Dir: Alan Crosland With: Dolores Costello, Josef Swickard, Anders Randolf Drama | History | Romance United States-PASSED 88 mins.
6. Wings (1927) Wings (1927)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Two young men, one rich, one middle class, who are in love with the same woman, become fighter pilots in World War I. Dir: William A. Wellman With: Clara Bow, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Richard Arlen Drama | Romance | War | Action 144 mins.
7. The Lodger (1927) The Lodger (1927)
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A landlady suspects her new lodger is the madman killing women in London. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: June, Ivor Novello, Marie Ault Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 68 mins.
8. London After Midnight (1927) London After Midnight (1927)
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The abandoned home of a wealthy man who supposedly committed suicide five years earlier is taken over by ghoulish figures - could they be vampires? Dir: Tod Browning With: Lon Chaney, Marceline Day, Henry B. Walthall Horror 69 mins.
9. It (1927) It (1927)
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A salesgirl with plenty of "it" (sex appeal) pursues a handsome playboy. Dir: Clarence G. Badger With: Clara Bow, Antonio Moreno, William Austin Comedy | Romance United States-PASSED 72 mins.
10. Napoleon (1927) Napoleon (1927)
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A film about the French Field Marshal's youth and early military career. Dir: Abel Gance With: Albert Dieudonné, Vladimir Roudenko, Edmond Van Daële Biography | Drama | History | War 240 mins.