Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1928

1. The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928) The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
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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.
2. The Circus (1928) The Circus (1928)
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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.
3. The Man Who Laughs (1928) The Man Who Laughs (1928)
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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 Wind (1928) The Wind (1928)
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A frail young woman from the east moves in with her cousin in the west, where she causes tension within the family and is slowly driven mad. Dir: Victor Sjöström With: Lillian Gish, Lars Hanson, Montagu Love Drama | Romance | Western United States-PASSED 95 mins.
5. The Crowd (1928) The Crowd (1928)
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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.
6. Easy Virtue (1928) Easy Virtue (1928)
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A divorcée hides her scandalous past from her new husband and his family. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Isabel Jeans, Franklin Dyall, Eric Bransby Williams Romance | Thriller 80 mins.
7. The Fall of the House of Usher (1928) The Fall of the House of Usher (1928)
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Allan has a hard time finding the Usher's house, which is known to be cursed... But he is a personal friend of Roderick Usher... Dir: Jean Epstein With: Jean Debucourt, Marguerite Gance, Charles Lamy Horror 63 mins.
8. The Farmer's Wife (1928) The Farmer's Wife (1928)
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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.
9. Laugh, Clown, Laugh (1928) Laugh, Clown, Laugh (1928)
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A professional clown and a self-indulgent count learn to help each other with their problems, but then become romantic rivals. Dir: Herbert Brenon With: Lon Chaney, Bernard Siegel, Loretta Young Drama United States-PASSED 73 mins.
10. Spies (1928) Spies (1928)
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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.