Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1931

1. M (1931) M (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 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 | Mystery | Thriller 117 mins.
2. City Lights (1931) City Lights (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
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.
3. 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 Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi 70 mins.
4. The Smiling Lieutenant (1931) The Smiling Lieutenant (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Lieutenant Niki of the Austrian royal guard has a new girlfriend, Franzi. He's crazy about her and is smiling at her while on duty in the street... Dir: Ernst Lubitsch With: Maurice Chevalier, Claudette Colbert, Miriam Hopkins Comedy | Romance | Musical United States-PASSED 93 mins.
5. Five Star Final (1931) Five Star Final (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The City Editor of a sleazy tabloid goes against his own journalistic ethics to resurrect a twenty year old murder case... with tragic results. Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Edward G. Robinson, Marian Marsh, H.B. Warner Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 89 mins.
6. Dracula (1931) Dracula (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
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 85 mins.
7. The Star Witness (1931) The Star Witness (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Members of a family witness two murders, but the gang uses threats, violence and kidnapping to try to keep the members from testifying. Dir: William A. Wellman With: Walter Huston, Frances Starr, Grant Mitchell Drama 68 mins.
8. 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.
9. A Free Soul (1931) A Free Soul (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him. Dir: Clarence Brown With: Norma Shearer, Leslie Howard, Lionel Barrymore Crime | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 93 mins.
10. 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.