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. 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.
5. 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 Fantasy | Horror 85 mins.
6. Are These Our Children (1931) Are These Our Children (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A good kid with no record commits a robbery, kills an old man and winds up on death row. The authorities try to figure out why he went bad. Dir: Wesley Ruggles With: Eric Linden, Beryl Mercer, Billy Butts Drama United States-PASSED 84 mins.
7. 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.
8. The Phantom of Paris (1931) The Phantom of Paris (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Cheri-Bibi is an escape artist wrongly imprisoned for murdering the wealthy father of his admirer Cecile. The real murderer is Cecile's fianc, so how will Bibi escape his death sentence and win back Cecile? Dir: John S. Robertson With: John Gilbert, Leila Hyams, Lewis Stone Drama | Thriller United States-PASSED 74 mins.
9. Little Caesar (1931) Little Caesar (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Rico is a small-time hood who knocks off gas stations for whatever he can take. He heads east and signs up with Sam Vettori's mob... Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: Edward G. Robinson, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Glenda Farrell Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 79 mins.
10. 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.