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. Wings (1927) Wings (1927)
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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.
3. Sunrise (1927) Sunrise (1927)
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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.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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 Drama | Horror 69 mins.
7. 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.
8. The King of Kings (1927) The King of Kings (1927)
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Jesus Christ faces religious and political oppression during his ministry and in the days before his death and resurrection. Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: H.B. Warner, Dorothy Cumming, Ernest Torrence Biography | Drama | History 155 mins.
9. The Ring (1927) The Ring (1927)
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Two boxers compete for the love of a woman. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Carl Brisson, Lillian Hall-Davis, Ian Hunter Drama | Romance | Thriller 116 mins.
10. Underworld (1927) Underworld (1927)
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Boisterous gangster kingpin Bull Weed rehabilitates his former lawyer from his alcoholic haze, but complications arise when he falls for Weed's girlfriend. Dir: Josef von Sternberg With: George Bancroft, Clive Brook, Evelyn Brent Crime | Drama | Romance 80 mins.