Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1929

1. Pandora's Box (1929) Pandora's Box (1929)
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The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her. Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst With: Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner, Francis Lederer Crime | Drama | Romance 109 mins.
2. Blackmail (1929) Blackmail (1929)
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After killing a man in self-defence, a young woman is blackmailed by a witness to the killing. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Anny Ondra, John Longden, Sara Allgood Crime | Thriller 85 mins.
3. The Broadway Melody (1929) The Broadway Melody (1929)
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A pair of sisters from the vaudeville circuit try to make it big time on Broadway, but matters of the heart complicate the attempt. Dir: Harry Beaumont With: Bessie Love, Anita Page, Charles King Drama | Musical | Romance United States-PASSED 100 mins.
4. Dynamite (1929) Dynamite (1929)
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Wealthy Cynthia is in love with not-so-wealthy Roger, who is married to Marcia. The threesome is terribly modern about the situation... Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: Conrad Nagel, Kay Johnson, Charles Bickford Drama United States-PASSED 129 mins.
5. The Cocoanuts (1929) The Cocoanuts (1929)
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During the Florida land boom, The Marx Brothers run a hotel, auction off some land, thwart a jewel robbery, and generally act like themselves. Dir: Robert Florey, Joseph Santley With: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx Comedy | Musical 96 mins.
6. Diary of a Lost Girl (1929) Diary of a Lost Girl (1929)
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After falling pregnant to a pharmacist and refusing to marry, a young woman is thrown from her home and sent to a scrict girls' reform school. Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst With: Louise Brooks, Josef Rovenský, Fritz Rasp Drama 104 mins.
7. Woman in the Moon (1929) Woman in the Moon (1929)
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A tenacious scientist blasts off for the moon in hopes of riches that may be found there. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Klaus Pohl, Willy Fritsch, Gustav von Wangenheim Comedy | Drama | Romance | Sci-Fi 156 mins.
8. Piccadilly (1929) Piccadilly (1929)
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A young Chinese woman, working in the kitchen at a London dance club, is given the chance to become the club's main act which soon leads to a plot of betrayal, forbidden love and murder. With: Gilda Gray, Anna May Wong, Jameson Thomas Drama | Crime 92 mins.
9. Spite Marriage (1929) Spite Marriage (1929)
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An unimpressive but well intending man is given the chance to marry a popular actress, of whom he has been a hopeless fan. But what he doesn't realize is that he is being used to make the actress' old flame jealous. Dir: Edward Sedgwick With: Buster Keaton, Dorothy Sebastian, Edward Earle Comedy United States-PASSED 76 mins.
10. Asphalt (1929) Asphalt (1929)
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Joe May's sensual drama of life in the Berlin underworld is in many ways the perfect summation of German... Dir: Joe May With: Albert Steinrück, Else Heller, Gustav Fröhlich Drama 90 mins.