Best Crime Movies of 1927
The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog
A landlady suspects her new lodger is the madman killing women in London.
Starring: Ivor Novello, June Tripp, Marie Ault, Arthur Chesney, Malcolm Keen
Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
Release date: 1927-02-14
Cock Robin is the swaggering ballyhoo man of a Hungarian sideshow known as the Palace of Illusions. The highlight of the show is a reenactment of Salome's dance of the seven veils, replete with the beheading of Jokanaan. The performer portraying Salome is in love with Cock Robin. Jealous, sinister The Greek is determined to eliminate that competition.
Starring: John Gilbert, RenÃ©e AdorÃ©e, Lionel Barrymore, Gertrude Short, Edward Connelly
Directed by: Tod Browning
Release date: 1927-01-22