Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1936

1. Libeled Lady (1936) Libeled Lady (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A newspaper man, his jilted fiance, and his lawyer hatch an elaborate scheme to turn a false news story into the truth, before a high-society woman can sue for libel. Dir: Jack Conway With: Jean Harlow, William Powell, Myrna Loy Comedy | Romance 98 mins.
2. Modern Times (1936) Modern Times (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman Comedy | Drama | Family | Romance 87 mins.
3. The Great Ziegfeld (1936) The Great Ziegfeld (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The ups and downs of Florenz Ziegfeld Jr., famed producer of extravagant stage revues, are portrayed. Dir: Robert Z. Leonard With: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Luise Rainer Biography | Drama | Musical | Romance 176 mins.
4. My Man Godfrey (1936) My Man Godfrey (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A scatterbrained socialite hires a vagrant as a family butler...but there's more to Godfrey than meets the eye. Dir: Gregory La Cava With: William Powell, Carole Lombard, Alice Brady Comedy | Drama | Romance 94 mins.
5. Flash Gordon (1936) Flash Gordon (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Three earthlings visit the planet Mongo to thwart the evil schemes of Emperor Ming the Merciless. Dir: Frederick Stephani With: Buster Crabbe, Jean Rogers, Charles Middleton Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi 245 mins.
6. Camille (1936) Camille (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A Parisian courtesan must choose between the young man who loves her and the callous baron who wants her, even as her own health begins to fail. Dir: George Cukor With: Greta Garbo, Robert Taylor, Lionel Barrymore Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 109 mins.
7. Fury (1936) Fury (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
When a wrongly accused prisoner barely survives a lynch mob attack and is presumed dead, he vindictively decides to fake his death and frame the Mob for his murder. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Sylvia Sidney, Spencer Tracy, Walter Abel Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller United States-PASSED 92 mins.
8. Swing Time (1936) Swing Time (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A performer and gambler travels to New York City to raise the $25,000 he needs to marry his fiance, only to become entangled with a beautiful aspiring dancer. Dir: George Stevens With: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Victor Moore Comedy | Musical | Romance 103 mins.
9. Things to Come (1936) Things to Come (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The story of a century: a decades-long second World War leaves plague and anarchy, then a rational state rebuilds civilization and attempts space travel. Dir: William Cameron Menzies With: Raymond Massey, Edward Chapman, Ralph Richardson Drama | Sci-Fi | War 100 mins.
10. Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Longfellow Deeds, a simple-hearted Vermont tuba player, inherits a fortune and has to contend with opportunist city slickers. Dir: Frank Capra With: Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, George Bancroft Comedy | Drama | Romance 115 mins.