Best Fantasy Movies of 1931



7.4/10 IMDB

British estate agent Renfield travels to Transylvania to meet with the mysterious Count Dracula, who is interested in leasing a castle in London and is, unbeknownst to Renfield, a vampire. After Dracula enslaves Renfield and drives him to insanity, the pair sail to London together, and as Dracula begins preying on London socialites, the two become the subject of study for a supernaturalist professor, Abraham Van Helsing.

Starring: Bela Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners, Dwight Frye, Edward Van Sloan, Herbert Bunston, Frances Dade, Joan Standing, Charles K. Gerrard, Nicholas Bela ..
Directed by: Tod Browning, Karl Freund
Release date: 1931-02-12
Best Fantasy Movies of 1931 : Svengali


6.8/10 IMDB

A music maestro uses hypnotism on a young model he meets in Paris to make her both his muse and wife.

Starring: John Barrymore, Marian Marsh, Donald Crisp, Bramwell Fletcher, Carmel Myers, Luis Alberni, Lumsden Hare, Paul Porcasi, Yola d'Avril, Ferike Boros ..
Directed by: Archie Mayo
Release date: 1931-05-20
Best Fantasy Movies of 1931 : Creation


7.1/10 IMDB

A lost submarine discovers a secret island where dinosaurs still live. The film, 20 minutes long, was scrapped by RKO. Approximately 4 minutes survived.

Starring: Ralf Harolde ..
Directed by: Willis H. O'Brien
Release date: 1931-06-23
Best Fantasy Movies of 1931 : Spooks


6.7/10 IMDB

Flip the Frog finds himself in a house haunted by crazy skeletons.

Directed by: Ub Iwerks
Release date: 1931-12-20
Best Fantasy Movies of 1931 : A Connecticut Yankee

A Connecticut Yankee

6.4/10 IMDB

Making a delivery to a mysterious mansion in a rainstorm, radio salesman Hank Martin is knocked out when a suit of armor topples on him. Upon awakening, Hank finds himself in the time of King Arthur. At Camelot Castle, Hank uses a cigarette lighter and his skill with a lasso to save himself from being executed as a demon. Hank so impresses Arthur that the king orders him to joust with one of his knights to save the life of Princess Alisande.

Starring: Will Rogers, William Farnum, Frank Albertson, Maureen O'Sullivan, Brandon Hurst, Myrna Loy, Mitchell Harris, Stanley Blystone, Heinie Conklin, Louise Emmons ..
Directed by: David Butler
Release date: 1931-04-06
Best Fantasy Movies of 1931 : Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

4.3/10 IMDB

The first "talking" movie version of "Alice in Wonderland," produced in Fort Lee, New Jersey, in 1931, two years before Paramount's all-star production. Ruth Gilbert stars as Lewis Carroll's heroine in this black and white featurette (running under an hour) directed by Bud Pollard.

Starring: Ruth Gilbert ..
Directed by: Bud Pollard
Release date: 1931-09-20
Best Fantasy Movies of 1931 : Kriss


6.7/10 IMDB

The story of two young men, one a prince of royal Bali-blood and the other defined as a coolie, and they are both in love with Dasnee, a slave girl possessing the sensuous charms for which the women of Bali are known to have.

Directed by: Armand Denis, Andre Roosevelt
Release date: 1931-12-24


0.0/10 IMDB

Simon the Monk(ey) terrorizes a weird-looking dog, which plays the part of his slave - takes any order from the “master” and gets beaten from time to time. They run through the jungle, meet a monkey-jazz-band, then escape from a tiger and nothing really happens...

Directed by: Les Elton
Release date: 1931-12-31

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