Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1931

1. An American Tragedy (1931) An American Tragedy (1931)
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A poor factory worker, employed by a wealthy uncle, falls in love with a beautiful heiress but his happiness and promising future are jeopardized by a previous affair with a coworker he impregnated. Dir: Josef von Sternberg With: Phillips Holmes, Sylvia Sidney, Frances Dee Crime | Drama | Romance 96 mins.
2. M (1931) M (1931)
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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.
3. 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.
4. Frankenstein (1931) Frankenstein (1931)
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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.
5. 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 Fantasy | Horror 85 mins.
6. 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 transforms him into the animalistic Mr. Hyde. Dir: Rouben Mamoulian With: Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, Rose Hobart Horror | Sci-Fi 98 mins.
7. The Secret Six (1931) The Secret Six (1931)
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After rising bootlegger Slaughterhouse Scorpio eliminates his gangland competition, two reporters and a cabal of six businessmen work to expose him. Dir: George W. Hill With: Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, Johnny Mack Brown Crime | Drama United States-PASSED 83 mins.
8. The Road to Singapore (1931) The Road to Singapore (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A wife and husband's marriage is destroyed due to her infidelity. Dir: Alfred E. Green With: William Powell, Doris Kenyon, Marian Marsh Drama | Romance 69 mins.
9. The Public Enemy (1931) The Public Enemy (1931)
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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 Action | Crime | Drama 83 mins.
10. Possessed (1931) Possessed (1931)
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Ambitious factory Girl Marion Martin meets a handsome well-to-do, but he's interested in her as a mistress, not a wife. With: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Wallace Ford Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 76 mins.