Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1928

1. Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928) Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain comes to join his father's crew. Dir: Charles Reisner With: Buster Keaton, Tom McGuire, Ernest Torrence Action | Comedy | Drama | Family | Romance 70 mins.
2. The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928) The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A chronicle of the trial of Jeanne d'Arc on charges of heresy, and the efforts of her ecclesiastical jurists to force Jeanne to recant her claims of holy visions. Dir: Carl Theodor Dreyer With: Maria Falconetti, Eugene Silvain, André Berley Biography | Drama | History 110 mins.
3. The Man Who Laughs (1928) The Man Who Laughs (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
When a proud noble refuses to kiss the hand of the despotic King James in 1690, he is cruelly executed and his son surgically disfigured. Dir: Paul Leni With: Mary Philbin, Conrad Veidt, Julius Molnar Drama | Horror | Mystery | Romance | Thriller 110 mins.
4. The Circus (1928) The Circus (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The Tramp finds work and the girl of his dreams at a circus. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Merna Kennedy, Al Ernest Garcia Comedy | Romance 71 mins.
5. The Mysterious Lady (1928) The Mysterious Lady (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
An attractive Russian spy seduces an Austrian officer in order to get some important plans, but when she actually falls in love with him, both of them are placed in a dangerous situation. Dir: Fred Niblo With: Greta Garbo, Conrad Nagel, Gustav von Seyffertitz Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 96 mins.
6. The Cameraman (1928) The Cameraman (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Hopelessly in love with a woman working at MGM Studios, a clumsy man attempts to become a motion picture cameraman to be close to the object of his desire. Dir: Edward Sedgwick With: Buster Keaton, Marceline Day, Harold Goodwin Comedy | Romance | Family | Drama United States-PASSED 69 mins.
7. Spies (1928) Spies (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The mastermind behind a ubiquitous spy operation learns of a dangerous romance between a Russian lady in his employ and a dashing agent from the government's secret service. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Gerda Maurus, Willy Fritsch Romance | Thriller 178 mins.
8. The Crowd (1928) The Crowd (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The life of a man and woman together in a large, impersonal metropolis through their hopes, struggles and downfalls. Dir: King Vidor With: Eleanor Boardman, James Murray, Bert Roach Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 98 mins.
9. The Farmer's Wife (1928) The Farmer's Wife (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
After his daughter weds, a middle-aged widower with a profitable farm decides to remarry but finds choosing a suitable mate a problematic process. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Jameson Thomas, Lillian Hall-Davis, Gordon Harker Comedy | Drama | Romance 100 mins.
10. The Last Command (1928) The Last Command (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A former Imperial Russian general and cousin of the Czar ends up in Hollywood as an extra in a movie directed by a former revolutionary. Dir: Josef von Sternberg With: Emil Jannings, Evelyn Brent, William Powell Drama | History | Romance | War 88 mins.