Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1934

1. It Happened One Night (1934) It Happened One Night (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A spoiled heiress running away from her family is helped by a man who is actually a reporter in need of a story. Dir: Frank Capra With: Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly Comedy | Romance 105 mins.
2. The Gay Divorcee (1934) The Gay Divorcee (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An American woman travels to England to seek a divorce from her absentee husband, where she meets - and falls for - a dashing performer. Dir: Mark Sandrich With: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady Comedy | Musical | Romance 107 mins.
3. The Thin Man (1934) The Thin Man (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Former detective Nick Charles and his wealthy wife Nora investigate a murder case, mostly for the fun of it. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan Comedy | Crime | Mystery 91 mins.
4. Imitation of Life (1934) Imitation of Life (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Bea Pullman and her daughter Jessie have had a hard time making ends meet since Bea's husband died. Help comes in the form of Delilah Johnson... Dir: John M. Stahl With: Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Rochelle Hudson Drama | Romance 111 mins.
5. The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934) The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A man and his wife receive a clue to an imminent assassination attempt, only to learn that their daughter has been kidnapped to keep them quiet. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Leslie Banks, Edna Best, Peter Lorre Crime | Mystery | Thriller 75 mins.
6. Of Human Bondage (1934) Of Human Bondage (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A young man finds himself attracted to a cold and unfeeling waitress who may ultimately destroy them both. Dir: John Cromwell With: Bette Davis, Leslie Howard, Frances Dee Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 83 mins.
7. Tarzan and His Mate (1934) Tarzan and His Mate (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The idyllic life of Tarzan and Jane is challenged by men on safari who come seeking ivory, and come seeking Jane as well. Dir: Cedric Gibbons With: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Neil Hamilton Action | Adventure United States-PASSED 104 mins.
8. Cleopatra (1934) Cleopatra (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The man-hungry Queen of Egypt leads Julius Caesar and Mark Antony astray, amid scenes of DeMillean splendor. Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Henry Wilcoxon Biography | Drama | History United States-PASSED 100 mins.
9. L'Atalante (1934) L'Atalante (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Newly married couple Juliette and a ship captain Jean struggle through marriage as they travel on the L'atalante along with the captain's first mate Le père Jules and a cabin boy. Dir: Jean Vigo With: Dita Parlo, Jean Dasté, Michel Simon Comedy | Drama | Romance 89 mins.
10. The Count of Monte Cristo (1934) The Count of Monte Cristo (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
After greedy men have Edmound Dantes unjustly imprisoned for 20 years for innocently delivering a letter entrusted to him, he escapes to get his revenge on them. Dir: Rowland V. Lee With: Robert Donat, Elissa Landi, Louis Calhern Action | Adventure | Drama | History | Romance | Thriller 113 mins.