Best Action Movies of 1933

1.

Sons of the Desert

4.5
7.6/10 IMDB

Ollie and Stan deceive their wives into thinking they are taking a medically necessary cruise when they are really going to a lodge convention.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Dorothy Christy, Mae Busch, Charley Chase, Lucien Littlefield, Ernie Alexander, Charlie Hall, Brooks Benedict, Ellen Corby ..
Directed by: William A. Seiter
Release date: 1933-12-29
Best Action Movies of 1933 : Picture Snatcher
2.

Picture Snatcher

3.9
7.1/10 IMDB

An ex-con uses his street smarts to become a successful photojournalist.

Starring: James Cagney, Ralph Bellamy, Patricia Ellis, Alice White, Ralf Harolde, Robert Emmett O'Connor, Robert Barrat, G. Pat Collins, Arthur Vinton, Tom Wilson ..
Directed by: Lloyd Bacon
Release date: 1933-05-06
3.

The Little Giant

3.8
7.1/10 IMDB

Prohibition is ending so bootlegger Bugs Ahearn decides to crack California society. He leases a house from down-on-her-luck Ruth and hires her as social secretary. He rescues Polly Cass from a horsefall and goes home to meet her dad who sells him some phony stock certificates. When he learns about this he sends to Chicago for mob help.

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Mary Astor, Helen Vinson, Russell Hopton, Kenneth Thomson, Shirley Grey, Berton Churchill, Don Dillaway, Louise Mackintosh, Lester Dorr ..
Directed by: Roy Del Ruth
Release date: 1933-05-20
4.

Alice in Wonderland

3.3
6.4/10 IMDB

In this version of the Lewis Carroll classic, Alice (Charlotte Henry) discovers that an ordinary library mirror is actually a portal into another world. As she adjusts to her constantly changing size, thanks to some mysterious cookies, she follows a rabbit with a pocket watch, stumbles upon a deranged tea party and seeks advice from the shadowy Cheshire Cat (Richard Arlen). Later, Alice runs into Humpty Dumpty (W. C. Fields), whose unfortunate tumble sets even stranger events in motion.

Starring: Charlotte Henry, Richard Arlen, Roscoe Ates, William Austin, Gary Cooper, Leon Errol, Louise Fazenda, W.C. Fields, Alec B. Francis, Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher ..
Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod
Release date: 1933-12-22
5.

The Ghoul

3.0
5.9/10 IMDB

British Egyptologist Professor Morlant finds a magic jewel in the tomb of an Oriental idol. This talisman is supposed to grant immortality to those who are buried with it. So Morlant arranges to have it put into his grave upon his demise. And woe to those who might double-cross him, for Morlant's spirit will arise to wreak vengeance on his betrayers...

Starring: Boris Karloff, Cedric Hardwicke, Ernest Thesiger, Ralph Richardson, Dorothy Hyson, Anthony Bushell, Kathleen Harrison ..
Directed by: T. Hayes Hunter
Release date: 1933-08-01
Best Action Movies of 1933 : The Wolf Dog
6.

The Wolf Dog

2.9
6.0/10 IMDB

The story of a boy, a dog, and a man. The boy discovers he is heir to a shipping line, and travels to Los Angeles, accompanied by inventor/radio operator Bob Whitlock and Irene Blaine. Their journey is aided by Pal, a wolf dog.

Starring: Rin Tin Tin Jr., Frankie Darro, Boots Mallory, George J. Lewis, Henry B. Walthall, Hale Hamilton, Fred Kohler, Niles Welch, Gordon De Main, Yakima Canutt ..
Directed by: Harry L. Fraser, Colbert Clark
Release date: 1933-09-29
Best Action Movies of 1933 : Lucky Devils
7.

Lucky Devils

2.5
6.5/10 IMDB

Two Hollywood stuntmen compete for the same pretty extra.

Starring: William Boyd, Dorothy Wilson, William Gargan, Bob Rose, William Bakewell, Lon Chaney Jr., Dorothy Wilson, Julie Haydon, Betty Furness ..
Directed by: Ralph Ince
Release date: 1933-02-03
Best Action Movies of 1933 : The Three Musketeers
8.

The Three Musketeers

2.4
5.6/10 IMDB

Tom Wayne rescues Clancy, Renard and Schmidt in the Arabian desert and they join him in going after El Shaitan, a bad guy who is never seen as he tries to wipe out the Foreign Legion.

Starring: Jack Mulhall, Raymond Hatton, Francis X. Bushman Jr., John Wayne, Ruth Hall, Lon Chaney Jr., Hooper Atchley, Gordon De Main, Robert Frazer, Noah Beery Jr. ..
Directed by: Colbert Clark, Armand Schaefer
Release date: 1933-04-07
9.

Riders of Destiny

2.4
5.5/10 IMDB

John Wayne portrays Singin' Sandy Saunders and has a reputation as the most notorious gunman since Billy the Kid. That's somewhat ironic though, since it's later revealed that he's a special Secret Service agent sent from Washington to investigate a land swindle scheme under the direction of town boss James Kincaid (Forrest Taylor).

Starring: John Wayne, Cecilia Parker, Forrest Taylor, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Al St. John, Heinie Conklin, Yakima Canutt, Earl Dwire, Lafe McKee, Addie Foster ..
Directed by: Robert N. Bradbury
Release date: 1933-10-10
Best Action Movies of 1933 : King of the Jungle
10.

King of the Jungle

2.4
6.8/10 IMDB

A white youth who is raised in the jungle by the animals is captured by a safari and brought back to civilization as an attraction in a circus.

Starring: Buster Crabbe, Frances Dee, Sidney Toler, Nydia Westman, Robert Barrat, Irving Pichel, Douglass Dumbrille, Sam Baker, Patricia Farley, Ronnie Cosby ..
Directed by: H. Bruce Humberstone, Max Marcin
Release date: 1933-03-10

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