Search results for "1931"
Portrait of a Young Man in Three Movements

Portrait of a Young Man in Three Movements

Portrait of a Young Man in Three Movements
IMDb: 6.4
53

This is a non-narrative film, comprised of shots that “portray a certain young man in the terms of the things that he likes”, such as the flow of the tide…

Genre: Documentary
Spring Song

Spring Song

Spring Song
IMDb: 5.1
3

Early Japanese anime. A stop-motion papercraft animation set to a song sung by Kikoku Inoue

Genre: Animation, Music
The Monkey Sword Masamune

The Monkey Sword Masamune

The Monkey Sword Masamune
IMDb: 6.2
9

During the late Kamakura period, there lived a famous swordsmith known as Masamune whose renown as a swordsmith was so great that even long after his passing the term “Masamune”…

Genre: Animation
A Bronx Morning

A Bronx Morning

A Bronx Morning
IMDb: 6.4
13

Arrival in the Bronx is shown with a view from an elevated train as it enters the city. Then follows a montage of sights from the Bronx. Many typical neighborhood…

Genre: Documentary
My Cousin From Warsaw

My Cousin From Warsaw

My Cousin From Warsaw
IMDb: 6.4
80

Meine Kusine aus Warschau (My Cousin From Warsaw) was based on a stage play by Louis Verneuil. It’s a romantic farce, with the heroine posing as her own cousin to…

Genre: Comedy
I’ll Be Alone After Midnight

I’ll Be Alone After Midnight

I’ll Be Alone After Midnight
IMDb: 5.8
102

A woman’s marriage is on the rocks ; to avenge herself, she decides to take a lover for one night .So she buys all his stock from a balloon man…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Mechanical Principles

Mechanical Principles

Mechanical Principles
IMDb: 6.8
11

Close up we see pistons move up and down or side to side. Pendulums sway, the small parts of machinery move. Gears drive larger wheels. Gears within gears spin. Shafts…

Genre: Documentary
Love and Duty

Love and Duty

Love and Duty
IMDb: 7.2
152

The film tells the story of Yang Naifan (Ruan Lingyu) who runs from her arranged marriage to be with her true love, Li Zuyi (Jin Yan). The film details the…

Genre: Drama
Philips-Radio

Philips-Radio

Philips-Radio
IMDb: 6.9
36

An industrial film which shows the operations inside the Philips Radio plant: In a mêlée of activity, glassblowers make delicate glass bulbs. Machinery assists the bulb manufacture. A virtuoso glassblower…

Genre: Documentary
The Unknown Singer

The Unknown Singer

The Unknown Singer
IMDb: 5.9
95

A singer who is believed dead returns with a decidedly different appearance. He has been in Russia and has lost his memory. But his wife still loves him.

Genre: Drama
Dragnet Night

Dragnet Night

Dragnet Night
IMDb: 6.3
109

A sailor, who meets a lovely music hall singer during a police raid, falls in love. In a contest at a fair, he defeats a former boxing champ. The ex-champ…

Genre: Drama
Harlequin

Harlequin

Harlequin
IMDb: 6.6
25

A love story set to a baroque score, HARLEQUIN is a delicate black-and-white ballet rendered through exquisitely detailed silhouettes.

West of Broadway

West of Broadway

West of Broadway
IMDb: 6.4
73

A wealthy soldier returns home after WWI, discovers his socialite fiancee no longer wants to marry him, and weds an admitted gold-digger he’s just met after a night of drinking…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Three Wise Girls

Three Wise Girls

Three Wise Girls
IMDb: 6.5
68

Romantic comedy drama about three friends in New York. Cassie has come to New York and goes to work as a model where her friend Gladys works. She falls in…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Taxi!

Taxi!

Taxi!
IMDb: 6.6
69

Amidst a backdrop of growing violence and intimidation, independent cab drivers struggling against a consolidated juggernaut rally around hot-tempered Matt Nolan. Nolan is determined to keep competition alive on the…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Rich and Strange

Rich and Strange

Rich and Strange
IMDb: 5.7
83

Believing that an unexpected inheritance will bring them happiness, a married couple instead finds their relationship strained to the breaking point.

Oh, My Operation

Oh, My Operation

Oh, My Operation
IMDb: 6.6
10

George is mistaken for an accident victim and taken to the hospital. After his needless operation, he meets Nurse Gracie, who adds insanity to injury.

Mata Hari

Mata Hari

Mata Hari
IMDb: 6.6
89

A semi-fictionalized account of the life of Mata Hari, an exotic dancer who was accused of spying for Germany during World War I.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Hell Divers

Hell Divers

Hell Divers
IMDb: 6.4
109

The story of two Naval crewmen who work hard at sea and play harder on land.

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
IMDb: 7.6
98

Dr. Henry Jekyll believes that there are two distinct sides to men – a good and an evil side. He believes that by separating the two, man can become liberated….

À Nous la Liberté

À Nous la Liberté

À Nous la Liberté
IMDb: 7.4
95

In this classic French satire, Louis, a convict, escapes from prison and takes on legitimate work, making his way up in the business world. Eventually becoming the head of a…

Genre: Comedy, Music
Waterloo Bridge

Waterloo Bridge

Waterloo Bridge
IMDb: 7.4
81

In World War I London, Myra is an American out-of-work chorus girl making ends meet by picking up men on Waterloo Bridge. During a Zeppelin air raid she meets Roy,…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The Woman Between

The Woman Between

The Woman Between
IMDb: 5.4
73

Returning after a long absence, a man learns the woman he fell in love with on the ship going home is his stepmother.

Genre: Drama
Trader Horn

Trader Horn

Trader Horn
IMDb: 6.1
122

While on safari in an unexplored area of Africa, Trader Horn and Peru find missionary Edith Trent killed by natives. They decide to carry on her quest for her lost…

Genre: Action, Adventure
Under Eighteen

Under Eighteen

Under Eighteen
IMDb: 6.6
80

Working girl Margie Evans has decided there are two kinds of opportunities for a slum kid during the Depression: Those you make and those you take. Determined to help her…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Too Many Cooks

Too Many Cooks

Too Many Cooks
IMDb: 5.4
77

A young couple, soon to wed, begin building their dreamhouse, but their interfering relatives cause no end of trouble. Comedy.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Terror of Batignolles

The Terror of Batignolles

The Terror of Batignolles
IMDb: 6.4
15

An expressionist comedy greatly influenced by German Expressionism set in a bohemian enclave of northern Paris, which Clouzot made shortly before he served as assistant director to Anatole Litvak and…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Tonight or Never

Tonight or Never

Tonight or Never
IMDb: 6.6
80

A young opera singer finds her career stalled because of her cold and passionless performances, until she finds romance with a handsome admirer.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Tabu

Tabu

Tabu
IMDb: 7.4
86

On the South Pacific island of Bora Bora, a young couple’s love is threatened when the tribal chief declares the girl a sacred virgin.

Ten Cents a Dance

Ten Cents a Dance

Ten Cents a Dance
IMDb: 6.5
75

A taxi dancer with a jealous husband finds herself falling for a wealthy client.

Genre: Drama
Sundown Trail

Sundown Trail

Sundown Trail
IMDb: 5.6
56

Dorothy, and her big city lawyer boyfriend, return to the Lazy ‘B’ ranch to read her late father’s will. For Dorothy to inherit everything, she must stay on the ranch…

Genre: Western
Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise)

Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise)

Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise)
IMDb: 6.3
76

A young woman runs away from an abusive home and pre-arranged marriage only to be frustrated in her attempts to find happiness with a handsome engineer.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Strangers May Kiss

Strangers May Kiss

Strangers May Kiss
IMDb: 5.9
81

After years of fighting off the advances of her old flame Steve, Lisbeth settles into a steamy, casual romance with journalist Alan. Against the advice of her happily married aunt…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Street Scene

Street Scene

Street Scene
IMDb: 7.6
78

The setting is a city block during a sweltering summer, where the residents serve as representatives of the not-very-idealized American melting pot. There is idle chitchat, gossip, jealousy, racism, adultery,…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Stepping Out

Stepping Out

Stepping Out
IMDb: 5.6
73

After catching their husbands with other women, two wives go on a girls-only vacation.

Genre: Comedy
Stolen Heaven

Stolen Heaven

Stolen Heaven
IMDb: 6.5
76

A hooker gets followed home by a man she thinks is drunk, but it turns out he’s been wounded in a robbery of a radio factory where he used to…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Squaw Man

The Squaw Man

The Squaw Man
IMDb: 6.3
107

Jim Wyngate, an English aristocrat, comes to the American West under a cloud of suspicion for embezzlement actually committed by his cousin Lord Henry. In Wyoming, Wyngate runs afoul of…

Genre: Drama, Western
Smart Money

Smart Money

Smart Money
IMDb: 6.8
81

Two brothers’ trip to the big city to do a little gambling results in a fateful turn of events.

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Spirit of Notre Dame

The Spirit of Notre Dame

The Spirit of Notre Dame
IMDb: 5.2
80

Story of two friends who play football, one of whom is a self-centered quarterback who thinks he’s the only man on the team.

Genre: Drama
Skippy

Skippy

Skippy
IMDb: 6.3
85

Skippy, the mischievous son of a wealthy doctor, meets Sooky in poverty-ridden Shantytown, and together they try to save Sooky’s pet from a cruel dogcatcher.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family