Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1931

1. City Lights (1931) City Lights (1931)
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With the aid of a wealthy erratic tippler, a dewy-eyed tramp who has fallen in love with a sightless flower girl accumulates money to be able to help her medically. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee Comedy | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 87 mins.
2. M (1931) M (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Peter Lorre, Ellen Widmann, Inge Landgut Crime | Drama | Thriller 117 mins.
3. Dracula (1931) Dracula (1931)
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The ancient vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the virtuous young Mina. Dir: Tod Browning With: Bela Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners Horror 75 mins.
4. Frankenstein (1931) Frankenstein (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An obsessed scientist assembles a living being from parts of exhumed corpses. Dir: James Whale With: Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, Boris Karloff Horror | Sci-Fi 70 mins.
5. The Public Enemy (1931) The Public Enemy (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster's accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war. Dir: William A. Wellman With: James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods Crime | Drama 83 mins.
6. The Mad Genius (1931) The Mad Genius (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A crippled puppeteer rescues an abused young boy and turns the boy into a great ballet dancer. Complications ensue when... Dir: Michael Curtiz With: John Barrymore, Marian Marsh, Charles Butterworth Drama | Horror | Romance 81 mins.
7. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931) Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Dr. Jekyll faces horrible consequences when he lets his dark side run wild with a potion that changes him into the animalistic Mr. Hyde. Dir: Rouben Mamoulian With: Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, Rose Hobart Horror | Sci-Fi United States-PASSED 98 mins.
8. Cimarron (1931) Cimarron (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A newspaper editor settles in an Oklahoma boom town with his reluctant wife at the end of the nineteenth century. With: Richard Dix, Irene Dunne, Estelle Taylor Drama | Western United States-PASSED 123 mins.
9. Monkey Business (1931) Monkey Business (1931)
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On a transatlantic crossing, the Marx brothers get up to their usual antics and manage to annoy just about everyone on board the ship. Dir: Norman Z. McLeod With: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, The Marx Brothers Comedy United States-PASSED 77 mins.
10. Platinum Blonde (1931) Platinum Blonde (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A young woman from a very rich family impulsively marries a reporter, but each assumes the other is the one whose lifestyle must change. Dir: Frank Capra With: Jean Harlow, Loretta Young, Robert Williams Comedy | Romance 89 mins.