Best Comedy Movies of 1933

1.

Duck Soup

5.4
7.8/10 IMDB

Rufus T. Firefly is named president/dictator of bankrupt Freedonia and declares war on neighboring Sylvania over the love of wealthy Mrs. Teasdale.

Starring: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Margaret Dumont, Raquel Torres, Louis Calhern, Edmund Breese, Leonid Kinskey, Charles Middleton ..
Directed by: Leo McCarey
Release date: 1933-11-12
2.

42nd Street

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star.

Starring: Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, Warner Baxter, Bebe Daniels, George Brent, Guy Kibbee, Una Merkel, Ginger Rogers, Ned Sparks, Allen Jenkins ..
Directed by: Lloyd Bacon, Busby Berkeley
Release date: 1933-03-11
3.

Design for Living

4.6
7.4/10 IMDB

An independent woman can't chose between the two men she loves.

Starring: Fredric March, Gary Cooper, Miriam Hopkins, Edward Everett Horton, Franklin Pangborn, Isabel Jewell, Jane Darwell, Wyndham Standing, Adrienne D'Ambricourt, Cosmo Kyrle Bellew ..
Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch
Release date: 1933-12-29
4.

Sons of the Desert

4.5
7.5/10 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 Comedy Movies of 1933 : Three Little Pigs
5.

Three Little Pigs

4.4
7.5/10 IMDB

The two pigs building houses of hay and sticks scoff at their brother, building the brick house. But when the wolf comes around and blows their houses down (after trickery like dressing as a foundling sheep fails), they run to their brother's house. And throughout, they sing the classic song, "Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?".

Starring: Billy Bletcher, Pinto Colvig, Dorothy Compton, Mary Moder ..
Directed by: Burt Gillett
Release date: 1933-05-27
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Gold Diggers of 1933
6.

Gold Diggers of 1933

4.1
7.7/10 IMDB

Things get tough for Carol and her showgirl pals, Trixie and Polly, when the Great Depression kicks in and all the Broadway shows close down. Wealthy songwriter Brad saves the day by funding a new Depression-themed musical for the girls to star in, but when his stuffy high-society brother finds out and threatens to disown Brad, Carol and her gold-digging friends scheme to keep the show going, hooking a couple of millionaires along the way.

Starring: Joan Blondell, Aline MacMahon, Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, Ginger Rogers, Warren William, Guy Kibbee, Ned Sparks, Billy Barty, Busby Berkeley ..
Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy, Busby Berkeley
Release date: 1933-05-27
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Busy Bodies
7.

Busy Bodies

4.0
7.7/10 IMDB

In this short film, Laurel and Hardy wage battle with inanimate objects, their co-workers, and the laws of physics during a routine work day at a sawmill.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Tiny Sandford, Charlie Hall, Jack Hill, Charley Young, Dick Gilbert ..
Directed by: Lloyd French
Release date: 1933-10-07
8.

Footlight Parade

4.0
7.5/10 IMDB

A fledgling producer finds himself at odds with his workers, financiers and his greedy ex-wife when he tries to produce live musicals for movie-going audiences.

Starring: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell, Frank McHugh, Ruth Donnelly, Guy Kibbee, Hugh Herbert, Claire Dodd, Gordon Westcott ..
Directed by: Lloyd Bacon, Busby Berkeley
Release date: 1933-10-21
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : The Working Man
9.

The Working Man

4.0
7.3/10 IMDB

A successful shoe manufacturer named John Reeves goes on vacation and meets the grown children of his recently deceased and much-respected competitor; they're on the verge of losing the family legacy through their careless behavior. Reeves takes it upon himself to save his rival's company by teaching the heirs a lesson in business.

Starring: George Arliss, Bette Davis, Theodore Newton, Hardie Albright, Gordon Westcott, J. Farrell MacDonald, Charles E. Evans, Frederick Burton, Pat Wing, Edward Van Sloan ..
Directed by: John G. Adolfi
Release date: 1933-04-20
10.

Dinner at Eight

3.9
7.5/10 IMDB

An ambitious New York socialite plans an extravagant dinner party as her businessman husband, Oliver, contends with financial woes, causing a lot of tension between the couple. Meanwhile, their high-society friends and associates, including the gruff Dan Packard and his sultry spouse, Kitty, contend with their own entanglements, leading to revelations at the much-anticipated dinner.

Starring: Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe, Billie Burke, Madge Evans, Jean Hersholt ..
Directed by: George Cukor
Release date: 1933-12-22
11.

The Mad Doctor

3.9
7.6/10 IMDB

A dark and stormy night. Pluto is spirited away to the spooky mansion of an evil genius for a mad transplant scheme to put his head on the body of a chicken. Mickey gives chase, but find himself threatened severely by the house and its denizens.

Starring: Walt Disney, Pinto Colvig, Billy Bletcher ..
Directed by: David Hand
Release date: 1933-01-21
12.

Popeye the Sailor

3.9
7.6/10 IMDB

Popeye and Bluto fight for the love of Olive Oyl in their debut short, featuring Betty Boop.

Starring: William 'Billy' Costello, William Pennell, Bonnie Poe ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1933-07-14
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Dirty Work
13.

Dirty Work

3.9
7.5/10 IMDB

Stan and Ollie are chimney sweeps working at the home of mad scientist Professor Noodle.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Lucien Littlefield ..
Directed by: Lloyd French
Release date: 1933-11-25
14.

Lady for a Day

3.9
7.4/10 IMDB

Never-wed, poor, rough around the edges Apple Annie has always written to her daughter, Louise, in Spain that she is married and a member of New York's high society. Upon receiving unexpected word from Louise (who hasn't seen Annie since infancy) that she is en route to America with her new fiancé and his father, a count, so the three of them can meet her, Annie panics, despairing that her beloved daughter will be destroyed by the deception.

Starring: Warren William, May Robson, Guy Kibbee, Glenda Farrell, Ned Sparks, Walter Connolly, Jean Parker, Nat Pendleton, Barry Norton, Halliwell Hobbes ..
Directed by: Frank Capra
Release date: 1933-09-13
15.

Dancing Lady

3.8
6.8/10 IMDB

Janie lives to dance and will dance anywhere, even stripping in a burlesque house. Tod Newton, the rich playboy, discovers her there and helps her get a job in a real Broadway musical being directed by Patch. Tod thinks he can get what he wants from Janie, Patch thinks Janie is using her charms rather than talent to get to the top, and Janie thinks Patch is the greatest. Steve, the stage manager, has the Three Stooges helping him manage all the show girls. Fred Astaire and Nelson Eddy make appearances as famous Broadway personalities.

Starring: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, May Robson, Winnie Lightner, Fred Astaire, Robert Benchley, Ted Healy, Moe Howard, Curly Howard ..
Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard
Release date: 1933-11-24
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : The Midnight Patrol
16.

The Midnight Patrol

3.8
7.1/10 IMDB

Novice policemen Stan and Ollie bungle a burglary investigation.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Frank Brownlee, Bob Kortman, Charlie Hall, Frank Terry, Al Corporal, Eddie Dunn, James C. Morton, Tiny Sandford ..
Directed by: Lloyd French
Release date: 1933-08-03
17.

The Little Giant

3.7
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
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Me and My Pal
18.

Me and My Pal

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

On the morning of his wedding to oil baron Peter Cucumber's daughter, Ollie receives a jigsaw puzzle from Stan as a wedding gift. The boys soon become absorbed in the puzzle. A taxi driver, butler, policeman and messenger boy join in as well.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, James Finlayson, Marion Bardell, Billy Bletcher, Charlie Hall ..
Directed by: Charley Rogers
Release date: 1933-04-22
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Snow-White
19.

Snow-White

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

Trouble starts when the queen's magic mirror says Betty Boop is fairest.

Starring: Mae Questel, Cab Calloway ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer, Roland Crandall
Release date: 1933-08-01
20.

I'm No Angel

3.7
6.9/10 IMDB

The bold Tira works as dancing beauty and lion tamer at a fair. Out of an urgent need of money, she agrees to a risky new number: she'll put her head into the lion's mouth! With this attraction, the circus makes it to New York and Tira can pursue her dearest occupation— flirting with rich men and accepting expensive presents.

Starring: Mae West, Cary Grant, Gregory Ratoff, Edward Arnold, Ralf Harolde, Kent Taylor, Gertrude Michael, Russell Hopton, Dorothy Peterson, William B. Davidson ..
Directed by: Wesley Ruggles
Release date: 1933-10-06
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : The Devil's Brother
21.

The Devil's Brother

3.7
7.1/10 IMDB

Two wannabe bandits join the service of a dashing nobleman, who secretly masquerades as Fra Diavolo, a notorious outlaw.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Dennis King, Lucile Browne, Thelma Todd, James Finlayson, Henry Armetta, Arthur Pierson, Lane Chandler, James C. Morton ..
Directed by: Hal Roach, Charley Rogers
Release date: 1933-05-05
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Twice Two
22.

Twice Two

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

A year prior to the first scene, Stan married Ollie's sister, and Ollie married Stan's sister in a double wedding. They all live together and Stan and Ollie work in the same office.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Baldwin Cooke, Charlie Hall, Ham Kinsey, Carol Tevis, May Wallace ..
Directed by: James Parrott
Release date: 1933-02-25
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Lady Killer
23.

Lady Killer

3.6
7.0/10 IMDB

An ex-gangster tries to resist his old cohorts' criminal activities after he accidentally becomes a movie star.

Starring: James Cagney, Mae Clarke, Margaret Lindsay, Leslie Fenton, Douglass Dumbrille, Russell Hopton, Raymond Hatton, Henry O'Neill, Robert Elliott, Marjorie Gateson ..
Directed by: Roy Del Ruth
Release date: 1933-12-09
24.

Bombshell

3.6
7.1/10 IMDB

A glamorous film star rebels against the studio, her pushy press agent and a family of hangers-on.

Starring: Jean Harlow, Lee Tracy, Frank Morgan, Franchot Tone, Pat O’Brien, Una Merkel, Ted Healy, Ivan Lebedeff, Isabel Jewell, Louise Beavers ..
Directed by: Victor Fleming
Release date: 1933-10-13
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : The Private Life of Henry VIII
25.

The Private Life of Henry VIII

3.6
7.0/10 IMDB

Renowned for his excess, King Henry VIII goes through a series of wives during his rule. With Anne Boleyn, his second wife, executed on charges of treason, King Henry weds maid Jane Seymour, but that marriage also ends in tragedy. Not one to be single for long, the king picks German-born Anne of Cleves as his bride, but their union lasts only months before an annulment is granted, and King Henry continues his string of spouses.

Starring: Charles Laughton, Robert Donat, Franklin Dyall, Miles Mander, Laurence Hanray, William Austin, John Loder, Claud Allister, Gibb McLaughlin, Sam Livesey ..
Directed by: Alexander Korda
Release date: 1933-08-17
26.

Flying Down to Rio

3.5
6.6/10 IMDB

A dance band leader finds love and success in Brazil.

Starring: Dolores del Río, Gene Raymond, Raul Roulien, Ginger Rogers, Fred Astaire, Blanche Friderici, Walter Walker, Etta Moten, Roy D'Arcy, Maurice Black ..
Directed by: Thornton Freeland
Release date: 1933-12-22
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Ex-Lady
27.

Ex-Lady

3.4
6.4/10 IMDB

Although free spirit Helen Bauer does not believe in marriage, she consents to marry Don, but his infidelities cause her to also take on a lover.

Starring: Bette Davis, Gene Raymond, Frank McHugh, Monroe Owsley, Claire Dodd, Kay Strozzi, Ferdinand Gottschalk, Alphonse Ethier, Bodil Rosing, George Beranger ..
Directed by: Robert Florey
Release date: 1933-05-15
28.

She Done Him Wrong

3.4
6.3/10 IMDB

New York singer and nightclub owner Lady Lou has more men friends than you can imagine. One of them is a vicious criminal who’s escaped and is on the way to see “his” girl, not realising she hasn’t exactly been faithful in his absence. Help is at hand in the form of young Captain Cummings, a local temperance league leader.

Starring: Mae West, Cary Grant, Owen Moore, Gilbert Roland, Noah Beery, David Landau, Rafaela Ottiano, Dewey Robinson, Rochelle Hudson, Tammany Young ..
Directed by: Lowell Sherman
Release date: 1933-02-09
29.

International House

3.4
6.9/10 IMDB

Foreign investors converge on a luxury hotel in China to bid on a new kind of radioscope. But, this is a hotel where Burns and Allen are the in-house medical staff, a measles risk sends the whole building into quarantine, and a madcap millionaire crashes dinner in his autogyro. Hotel and radioscope become a stage for an all-star cast of comedians and musicians, from vaudeville to the new generation.

Starring: Peggy Hopkins Joyce, W.C. Fields, Rudy Vallee, Stuart Erwin, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Cab Calloway, Bela Lugosi, Rose Marie, Franklin Pangborn ..
Directed by: A. Edward Sutherland
Release date: 1933-05-27
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : The Fatal Glass of Beer
30.

The Fatal Glass of Beer

3.3
6.7/10 IMDB

The prodigal son of a Yukon prospector comes home on a night that "ain't fit for man nor beast."

Starring: W.C. Fields, Rosemary Theby, George Chandler, Richard Cramer, Ernie Alexander, Jack Cooper, Gordon Douglas, Junior Fuller, Marvin Loback, George Moran ..
Directed by: Clyde Bruckman
Release date: 1933-03-03
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Fish Hooky
31.

Fish Hooky

3.3
7.8/10 IMDB

A truant officer spots the kids in an amusement park. They try to escape him.

Starring: Mary Kornman ..
Directed by: Robert F. McGowan
Release date: 1933-01-28
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Bureau of Missing Persons
32.

Bureau of Missing Persons

3.3
6.5/10 IMDB

Butch Saunders has been transferred to Missing Persons because he was too brutal in other police work...

Starring: Bette Davis, Lewis Stone, Pat O’Brien, Glenda Farrell, Allen Jenkins, Ruth Donnelly, Hugh Herbert, Alan Dinehart, Marjorie Gateson, Noel Francis ..
Directed by: Roy Del Ruth
Release date: 1933-09-16
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Hello Pop
33.

Hello Pop

3.3
6.4/10 IMDB

A stage director is trying to put on a musical/comedy revue, but has to contend with temperamental musicians, an inept stage crew and his three idiot sons.

Starring: Ted Healy, Henry Armetta, Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Bonnie Bonnell, The Albertina Rasch Girls, Edward Brophy, Grace Hayes, Jack 'Tiny' Lipson ..
Directed by: Jack Cummings
Release date: 1933-09-15
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Falling for You
34.

Falling for You

3.2
6.0/10 IMDB

In this comedy, two rival reporters vie for the scoop on the whereabouts of a missing heiress. They find her in Switzerland. One of the journalists falls in love with her and saves her from marrying an aristocrat. His rival gets to write the story as a consolation prize.

Starring: Jack Hulbert, Cicely Courtneidge, Tamara Desni, Garry Marsh, Alfred Drayton, Toni Edgar-Bruce, O.B. Clarence, Morton Selten, Ivor McLaren, Leo Sheffield ..
Directed by: Robert Stevenson, Jack Hulbert
Release date: 1933-06-15
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : A Bedtime Story
35.

A Bedtime Story

3.2
6.9/10 IMDB

Parisian playboy plays father to an abandoned baby who interferes with his womanising.

Starring: Maurice Chevalier, Helen Twelvetrees, Edward Everett Horton, Baby LeRoy, Adrienne Ames, Earle Foxe, Leah Ray, Betty Lorraine, Gertrude Michael, Ernest Wood ..
Directed by: Norman Taurog
Release date: 1933-04-22
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Aggie Appleby, Maker of Men
36.

Aggie Appleby, Maker of Men

3.2
6.5/10 IMDB

Tough Aggie gives a street guy polish and a rich kid gumption.

Starring: Wynne Gibson, Charles Farrell, William Gargan, Zasu Pitts, Jane Darwell, Betty Furness, Blanche Friderici, Bud Geary, Edward Keane, Brooks Benedict ..
Directed by: Mark Sandrich
Release date: 1933-10-18
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Wild Poses
37.

Wild Poses

3.2
6.9/10 IMDB

Spanky's parents take their reluctant boy to get his portrait taken by a prissy photographer.

Starring: Matthew Beard, Tommy Bond, Jerry Tucker, George McFarland, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Gay Seabrook, Emerson Treacy, Franklin Pangborn, Georgie Billings ..
Directed by: Robert F. McGowan
Release date: 1933-10-28
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Mush and Milk
38.

Mush and Milk

3.1
7.6/10 IMDB

When Cap's back pension finally comes in, he treats the gang to a day at an amusement park.

Starring: Matthew 'Stymie' Beard, Tommy Bond, John 'Uh huh' Collum, Dorothy DeBorba, Louise Emmons, Bill Farnum, Edith Fellows, James Finlayson, Bobby 'Wheezer' Hutchins, Dickie Jackson ..
Directed by: Robert F. McGowan
Release date: 1933-05-27
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : The Nuisance
39.

The Nuisance

3.1
6.6/10 IMDB

Fast-talker extraordinaire Tracy gives one of his quintessential wiseguy performances as a conniving ambulance chaser who falls in love with Evans, unaware she's a special investigator for a streetcar company he's repeatedly victimized.

Starring: Lee Tracy, Madge Evans, Frank Morgan, Charles Butterworth, John Miljan, Virginia Cherrill, David Landau, Greta Meyer, Herman Bing, Samuel S. Hinds ..
Directed by: Jack Conway
Release date: 1933-06-03
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : The Kid from Borneo
40.

The Kid from Borneo

3.1
7.8/10 IMDB

The gang goes to a circus sideshow to visit Dickie and Spanky's uncle, mistakenly believing he is "The Wild Man from Borneo."

Starring: Matthew Beard, Tommy Bond, Dorothy DeBorba, Bobby 'Wheezer' Hutchins, George McFarland, Dickie Moore ..
Directed by: Robert F. McGowan
Release date: 1933-04-15
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Diplomaniacs
41.

Diplomaniacs

3.1
6.4/10 IMDB

Barbers Willy Nilly and Hercules Glub have opened a barbershop in an Indian reservation, where they have no customers. When suddenly a white man asks for a shave, several Indians of the Oopadoop nation also enter, hearing the usual barbershop banter about foreign debts, they force them to be ambassadors of their nation at the Peace conference in Geneva. Ammunition industry executive Winkelreid is scheming to prevent their mission becoming an success, but the vamp Dolores aboard the ship fails, falling in love with Nilly, and so does Fifi, the toughest person of the world in Paris, falling for Glub. Although Winkelreid is able to steal their secret papers, Nilly and Glub don't give up after being reminded by constant observation of their Indians and enter the Peace conference, which turns out to be a battlefield...

Starring: Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey, Marjorie White, Phyllis Barry, Louis Calhern, Hugh Herbert, Edgar Kennedy, Richard Carle, Billy Bletcher, Yola d'Avril ..
Directed by: William A. Seiter
Release date: 1933-04-28
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : I Eats My Spinach
42.

I Eats My Spinach

3.1
7.0/10 IMDB

Popeye and Olive Oyl visit a rodeo.

Starring: William 'Billy' Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1933-11-17
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Havana Widows
43.

Havana Widows

3.1
6.3/10 IMDB

Two golddiggers go fishing for millionaires in Havana.

Starring: Joan Blondell, Glenda Farrell, Guy Kibbee, Allen Jenkins, Lyle Talbot, Frank McHugh, Ruth Donnelly, Hobart Cavanaugh, Ralph Ince, Maude Eburne ..
Directed by: Ray Enright
Release date: 1933-11-18
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Betty Boop's Penthouse
44.

Betty Boop's Penthouse

3.0
7.2/10 IMDB

While Bimbo and Koko admire Betty, their experiment becomes a monster.

Starring: Jack Mercer, Mae Questel ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1933-03-10
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Blow Me Down!
45.

Blow Me Down!

3.0
7.0/10 IMDB

Popeye sails into Mexico, where Olive is a dancer and Bluto is a bandit.

Starring: William 'Billy' Costello, Bonnie Poe, William Pennell ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1933-10-26
46.

The Son of Kong

3.0
5.6/10 IMDB

Beleaguered adventurer Carl Denham returns to the island where he found King Kong.

Starring: Robert Armstrong, Helen Mack, Frank Reicher, John Marston, Ed Brady, Victor Wong, Steve Clemente, Fay Wray, Noble Johnson, Lee Kohlmar ..
Directed by: Ernest B. Schoedsack
Release date: 1933-12-22
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Doctor Bull
47.

Doctor Bull

2.9
6.4/10 IMDB

In this engaging adaptation of James Gould Cozzen's novel The Last Adam, film icon Will Rogers portrays Dr. George Bull, a compassionate, highly regarded small-town physician who often prescribes a healthy dose of common sense! But when Bull begins dating a widow (Vera Allen), the local gossips misconstrue the story. To make matters worse, Bull's plainspoken manner earns him an enemy in the wealthy owner of a nearby construction camp. But once it's learned that the camp has caused illness by polluting the local water supply, the good doctor steps in to try to restore the town's health - and his reputation!

Starring: Will Rogers, Vera Allen, Marian Nixon, Howard Lally, Berton Churchill, Louise Dresser, Andy Devine, Rochelle Hudson, Tempe Pigott, Elizabeth Patterson ..
Directed by: John Ford
Release date: 1933-09-22
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Tugboat Annie
48.

Tugboat Annie

2.9
6.9/10 IMDB

Waterfront couple raise their son to be a sea captain. He grows up to be rather snotty and rebels against drunken Beery. Valiant Dressler keeps things moving even as hubby ruins their tugboat business.

Starring: Marie Dressler, Wallace Beery, Robert Young, Maureen O'Sullivan, Willard Robertson, Tammany Young, Frankie Darro, Jack Pennick, Paul Hurst, Willie Fung ..
Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy
Release date: 1933-08-04
49.

Hard to Handle

2.9
6.7/10 IMDB

A hustling public relations man promotes a series of fads.

Starring: James Cagney, Mary Brian, Allen Jenkins, Ruth Donnelly, Claire Dodd, Robert McWade, Clay Clement, Don Brodie, Berton Churchill, Davison Clark ..
Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy
Release date: 1933-01-28
Best Comedy Movies of 1933 : Pilgrimage
50.

Pilgrimage

2.9
7.3/10 IMDB

A mother from Arkansas is very possessive of her grown son. To prevent him from getting married she has him drafted into WW I.

Starring: Henrietta Crosman, Heather Angel, Norman Foster, Lucille La Verne, Maurice Murphy, Marian Nixon, Jay Ward, Robert Warwick, Louise Carter, Betty Blythe ..
Directed by: John Ford
Release date: 1933-07-12

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