Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1936

1. Modern Times (1936) Modern Times (1936)
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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. My Man Godfrey (1936) My Man Godfrey (1936)
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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.
3. Ace Drummond (1936) Ace Drummond (1936)
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This 13 chapter serial is based on the comic strip character Ace Drummond created by Eddie Rickenbacker... Dir: Ford Beebe, Clifford Smith With: John 'Dusty' King, Jean Rogers, Noah Beery Jr. Adventure | Action United States-PASSED 255 mins.
4. Mary of Scotland (1936) Mary of Scotland (1936)
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The recently widowed Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to reclaim her throne but is opposed by her half-brother and her own Scottish lords. Dir: John Ford With: Katharine Hepburn, Fredric March, Florence Eldridge Biography | Drama | History | Romance 123 mins.
5. Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
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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.
6. Flash Gordon (1936) Flash Gordon (1936)
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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.
7. Sabotage (1936) Sabotage (1936)
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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 Thriller 76 mins.
8. After the Thin Man (1936) After the Thin Man (1936)
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Nick investigates the case of a missing man and later a murder that is connected to Nora's family. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke With: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart Comedy | Crime | Mystery 112 mins.
9. Reefer Madness (1936) Reefer Madness (1936)
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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.
10. The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936) The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936)
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A major countermands orders and attacks to revenge a previous massacre of men, women and children. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Patric Knowles Action | Adventure | Romance | War 115 mins.