Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1936

1. Modern Times (1936) Modern Times (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 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 87 mins.
2. Snowed Under (1936) Snowed Under (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Alan Tanner's new play opens in a week, but Tanner just can't finish the third act. He's retreated to a snowbound cottage to work... Dir: Ray Enright With: George Brent, Genevieve Tobin, Glenda Farrell Comedy | Romance 63 mins.
3. Reefer Madness (1936) Reefer Madness (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
Cautionary tale features a fictionalized and highly exaggerated take on the use of marijuana. A trio of drug dealers lead innocent teenagers to become addicted to "reefer" cigarettes by holding wild parties with jazz music. Dir: Louis J. Gasnier With: Dorothy Short, Kenneth Craig, Lillian Miles Drama 66 mins.
4. Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936) Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
An American boy turns out to be the long-lost heir of a British fortune. He is sent to live with the cold and unsentimental lord who oversees the trust. Dir: John Cromwell With: Freddie Bartholomew, Dolores Costello, C. Aubrey Smith Drama | Family 102 mins.
5. His Brother's Wife (1936) His Brother's Wife (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Rita Wilson meets epidemiologist Chris Claybourne and they fall in love with each other. When Claybourne... Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor, Jean Hersholt Drama | Romance 88 mins.
6. 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 Romance | Comedy 94 mins.
7. Sabotage (1936) Sabotage (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A Scotland Yard undercover detective is on the trail of a saboteur who is part of a plot to set off a bomb in London. But when the detective's cover is blown, the plot begins to unravel. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Sylvia Sidney, Oskar Homolka, Desmond Tester Mystery | Thriller 76 mins.
8. Swing Time (1936) Swing Time (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 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. 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 115 mins.
10. Born to Dance (1936) Born to Dance (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Sailor Ted meets at the Lonely Hearts Club of his friend Gunny's wife, Jenny, a girl, Nora Paige, and falls in love... Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: Eleanor Powell, James Stewart, Virginia Bruce Musical | Comedy United States-PASSED 106 mins.