Best Movies of 1935

1.

The Bride of Frankenstein

5.6
7.8/10 IMDB

After recovering from injuries sustained in the mob attack upon himself and his creation, Dr. Frankenstein falls under the control of his former mentor, Dr. Pretorius, who insists the now-chastened doctor resume his experiments in creating new life. Meanwhile, the Monster remains on the run from those who wish to destroy him without understanding that his intentions are generally good despite his lack of socialization and self-control.

Starring: Boris Karloff, Elsa Lanchester, Colin Clive, Valerie Hobson, Ernest Thesiger, Gavin Gordon, Douglas Walton, Una O'Connor, E. E. Clive, Lucien Prival ..
Directed by: James Whale
Release date: 1935-04-20
2.

Top Hat

5.5
7.7/10 IMDB

Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel room, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace.

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Helen Broderick, Erik Rhodes, Eric Blore, Lucille Ball, Gino Corrado, Dennis O'Keefe, Leonard Mudie ..
Directed by: Mark Sandrich
Release date: 1935-08-29
3.

Mutiny on the Bounty

5.5
7.7/10 IMDB

Fletcher Christian successfully leads a revolt against the ruthless Captain Bligh on the HMS Bounty. However, Bligh returns one year later, hell bent on avenging his captors.

Starring: Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Herbert Mundin, Eddie Quillan, Dudley Digges, Donald Crisp, Henry Stephenson, Francis Lister, Spring Byington ..
Directed by: Frank Lloyd
Release date: 1935-11-22
4.

A Night at the Opera

5.5
7.8/10 IMDB

The Marx Brothers take on high society and the opera world to bring two lovers together. A sly business manager and two wacky friends of two opera singers help them achieve success while humiliating their stuffy and snobbish enemies.

Starring: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Kitty Carlisle, Allan Jones, Sig Ruman, Margaret Dumont, Walter Woolf King, Robert Emmett O'Connor, Purnell Pratt ..
Directed by: Sam Wood
Release date: 1935-11-15
5.

Captain Blood

5.4
7.7/10 IMDB

Dr. Peter Blood, unjustly convicted of treason and exiled from England, becomes a notorious pirate.

Starring: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Lionel Atwill, Basil Rathbone, Ross Alexander, Guy Kibbee, Henry Stephenson, Robert Barrat, Hobart Cavanaugh, Donald Meek ..
Directed by: Michael Curtiz
Release date: 1935-12-26
6.

The 39 Steps

5.4
7.6/10 IMDB

Richard Hanney has a rude awakening when a glamorous female spy falls into his bed -- with a knife in her back. Having a bit of trouble explaining it all to Scotland Yard, he heads for the hills of Scotland to try to clear his name by locating the spy ring known as "The 39 Steps."

Starring: Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle, Peggy Ashcroft, John Laurie, Helen Haye, Frank Cellier, Wylie Watson, Gus McNaughton ..
Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
Release date: 1935-06-06
Best Movies of 1935 : The Band Concert
7.

The Band Concert

4.6
7.8/10 IMDB

Mickey is trying to lead a concert of The William Tell Overture, but he's continually disrupted by ice cream vendor Donald, who uses a seemingly endless supply of flutes to play Turkey in the Straw instead. After Donald gives up, a bee comes along and causes his own havoc. The band then reaches the Storm sequence, and the weather also starts to pick up; a tornado comes along, but they keep playing.

Starring: Clarence Nash ..
Directed by: Wilfred Jackson
Release date: 1935-02-23
Best Movies of 1935 : The Tortoise and the Hare
8.

The Tortoise and the Hare

4.3
7.1/10 IMDB

The Tortoise and the Hare is an animated short film released on January 5, 1935 by United Artists, produced by Walt Disney and directed by Wilfred Jackson. Based on an Aesop's fable of the same name, The Tortoise and the Hare won the 1934 Academy Award for Best Short Subject: Cartoons. This cartoon is also believed to be one of the influences for Bugs Bunny.

Starring: Eddie Holden, Alyce Ardell, Pinto Colvig, Ned Norton, Marcellite Garner, Shirley Gill, Sara Berner ..
Directed by: Wilfred Jackson
Release date: 1935-01-05
Best Movies of 1935 : The Raven
9.

The Raven

4.2
6.9/10 IMDB

A brilliant but deranged neurosurgeon becomes obsessively fixated on a judge's daughter who in no way wants him. With the help of an escaped criminal whose face he has surgically deformed, the mad man lures her, her father, and her fiancé to his isolated castle-like home, where he has created a torture chamber with the intent of torturing them for having 'tortured' him.

Starring: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Lester Matthews, Irene Ware, Samuel S. Hinds, Spencer Charters, Inez Courtney, Ian Wolfe, Maidel Turner, Raine Bennett ..
Directed by: Lew Landers
Release date: 1935-07-08
10.

The Informer

3.9
7.4/10 IMDB

Gypo Nolan is a former Irish Republican Army man who drowns his sorrows in the bottle. He's desperate to escape his bleak Dublin life and start over in America with his girlfriend. So when British authorities advertise a reward for information about his best friend, current IRA member Frankie, Gypo cooperates. Now Gypo can buy two tickets on a boat bound for the States, but can he escape the overwhelming guilt he feels for betraying his buddy?

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Heather Angel, Preston Foster, Margot Grahame, Wallace Ford, Una O'Connor, J. M. Kerrigan, Joe Sawyer, Donald Meek, D'Arcy Corrigan ..
Directed by: John Ford
Release date: 1935-05-09
11.

Ruggles of Red Gap

3.9
7.6/10 IMDB

In this comedy of an Englishman stranded in a sea of barbaric Americans, Marmaduke Ruggles, a gentleman's gentleman and butler to an Earl is lost in a poker game to an uncouth American cattle baron. Ruggles's life is turned upside down as he's taken to the USA, is gradually assimilated into American life, accidently becomes a local celebrity, and falls in love along the way.

Starring: Charles Laughton, Mary Boland, Charles Ruggles, Zasu Pitts, Roland Young, Leila Hyams, Maude Eburne, Lucien Littlefield, Leota Lorraine, James Burke ..
Directed by: Leo McCarey
Release date: 1935-03-08
Best Movies of 1935 : Les Misérables
12.

Les Misérables

3.9
7.7/10 IMDB

In early nineteenth-century France Jean Valjean, an ex-convict who failed to report to parole, is relentlessly pursued over a twenty-year period by Javert, an obsessive policeman.

Starring: Fredric March, Charles Laughton, Cedric Hardwicke, Rochelle Hudson, Florence Eldridge, Frances Drake, John Beal, Jessie Ralph, Mary Forbes, Florence Roberts ..
Directed by: Richard Boleslawski
Release date: 1935-04-20
13.

A Tale of Two Cities

3.9
7.8/10 IMDB

The exciting story of Dr. Manette, who escapes the horrors of the infamous Bastille prison in Paris. The action switches between London and Paris on the eve of the revolution where we witness 'the best of times and the worst of times' - love, hope, the uncaring French Aristocrats and the terror of a revolutionary citizen's army intent on exacting revenge.

Starring: Ronald Colman, Elizabeth Allan, Edna May Oliver, Reginald Owen, Basil Rathbone, Blanche Yurka, Henry B. Walthall, Donald Woods, Walter Catlett, Fritz Leiber ..
Directed by: Jack Conway
Release date: 1935-12-25
Best Movies of 1935 : Tit for Tat
14.

Tit for Tat

3.9
7.6/10 IMDB

Stan and Ollie have set up their own electrical appliance store but, unfortunately for them, the grocery right next door is run by the man and wife whom they encountered in "Them Thar Hills" (1935). Stan and Ollie go and visit to offer the hand of friendship, but the grocer again becomes convinced that Ollie and his wife are fooling around.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Charlie Hall, James C. Morton, Bobby Dunn, Baldwin Cooke, Jack Hill, Viola Richard ..
Directed by: Charley Rogers
Release date: 1935-01-05
Best Movies of 1935 : Mickey's Fire Brigade
15.

Mickey's Fire Brigade

3.8
7.5/10 IMDB

Mickey, Donald and Goofy are a fire department. As you might expect, their attempts at fighting a boardinghouse fire are not particularly effective. They hear Clarabelle singing in the bathtub and rescue her, tub and all, against her will (she won't believe there's a fire).

Starring: Walt Disney, Clarence Nash, Pinto Colvig, Elvia Allman, Marie Arbuckle ..
Directed by: Ben Sharpsteen
Release date: 1935-08-03
Best Movies of 1935 : Thicker Than Water
16.

Thicker Than Water

3.8
7.3/10 IMDB

Oliver's in trouble with his wife after missing a payment on their furniture, having given the money to Stanley, who used it instead to pay Mrs. Hardy for his room and board. At Stan's suggestion Ollie then withdraws the couple's savings from the bank to pay for the furniture and inadvertently pays virtually the whole amount at an auction for a grandfather clock which is soon crushed under a passing truck. Mrs Hardy then unintentionally causes serious injuries to Ollie requiring him to be rushed to hospital for a blood transfusion. The doctor conscripts Stan to be the unwilling blood donor. Problems occur with the transfusion and when Stan and Ollie leave the hospital they appear to have morphed into each other.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Daphne Pollard, James Finlayson, Bess Flowers, Charlie Hall ..
Directed by: James W. Horne
Release date: 1935-03-16
Best Movies of 1935 : If You Could Only Cook
17.

If You Could Only Cook

3.8
7.0/10 IMDB

An auto engineer (Herbert Marshall) and a professor's daughter (Jean Arthur) pose as married servants in a mobster's (Leo Carrillo) mansion.

Starring: Herbert Marshall, Jean Arthur, Leo Carrillo, Lionel Stander, Alan Edwards, Frieda Inescort, Gene Morgan, Ralf Harolde, Matt McHugh, Richard Powell ..
Directed by: William A. Seiter
Release date: 1935-12-30
Best Movies of 1935 : The Good Fairy
18.

The Good Fairy

3.8
7.5/10 IMDB

In 1930s Budapest, naïve orphan Luisa Ginglebuscher becomes an usherette at the local movie house, determined to succeed in her first job by doing good deeds for others and maintaining her purity. Luisa's well-meaning lies get her caught between a lecherous businessman, Konrad, and a decent but confused doctor, Max Sporum. When Luisa convinces Konrad that she's married to Max, Konrad tries everything he can to get rid of the baffled doctor.

Starring: Margaret Sullavan, Herbert Marshall, Frank Morgan, Reginald Owen, Eric Blore, Beulah Bondi, Alan Hale, Cesar Romero, Luis Alberni, June Clayworth ..
Directed by: William Wyler
Release date: 1935-02-18
Best Movies of 1935 : Steamboat Round the Bend
19.

Steamboat Round the Bend

3.8
6.9/10 IMDB

A Louisiana con man enters his steamboat into a winner-take-all race with a rival while trying to find a witness to free his nephew, about to be hanged for murder.

Starring: Will Rogers, Anne Shirley, Irvin S. Cobb, Eugene Pallette, John McGuire, Berton Churchill, Francis Ford, Roger Imhof, Raymond Hatton, Hobart Bosworth ..
Directed by: John Ford
Release date: 1935-09-06
20.

Anna Karenina

3.8
7.0/10 IMDB

In 19th century Russia a woman in a respectable marriage to a senior statesman must grapple with her love for a dashing soldier.

Starring: Greta Garbo, Fredric March, Freddie Bartholomew, Maureen O'Sullivan, May Robson, Basil Rathbone, Reginald Owen, Phoebe Foster, Reginald Denny, Gyles Isham ..
Directed by: Clarence Brown
Release date: 1935-08-30
21.

Alice Adams

3.8
6.9/10 IMDB

In the lower-middle-class Adams family, father and son are happy to work in a drugstore, but mother and daughter Alice try every possible social-climbing stratagem despite snubs and embarrassment. When Alice finally meets her dream man Arthur, mother nags father into a risky business venture and plans to impress Alice's beau with an "upscale" family dinner. Will the excruciating results drive Arthur away?

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Fred MacMurray, Fred Stone, Evelyn Venable, Frank Albertson, Ann Shoemaker, Charley Grapewin, Grady Sutton, Hedda Hopper, Jonathan Hale ..
Directed by: George Stevens
Release date: 1935-08-23
Best Movies of 1935 : The Girl from 10th Avenue
22.

The Girl from 10th Avenue

3.7
6.7/10 IMDB

When his fiancée Valentine dumps him, prominent lawyer Geoffrey Sherwood goes on a bender and winds up married to a stranger, Miriam Brady. They decide to give their marriage a chance. Their landlady, a one-time Floradora girl, offers to help Miriam become refined. Successful again, Geoffrey is approached ("if only we were free") by Valentine. Miriam tells Valentine off in no uncertain terms. Geoffrey moves into his club where Valentine's husband tells him he is a fool to leave Miriam

Starring: Bette Davis, Ian Hunter, Colin Clive, Alison Skipworth, John Eldredge, Phillip Reed, Katharine Alexander, Helen Jerome Eddy, Bill Elliott, Edward McWade ..
Directed by: Alfred E. Green
Release date: 1935-06-01
23.

Mad Love

3.7
7.2/10 IMDB

An insane surgeon's obsession with an actress leads him to replace her wounded pianist husband's hands with the hands of a knife murderer--hands which still have the urge to throw knives.

Starring: Peter Lorre, Frances Drake, Colin Clive, Ted Healy, Sara Haden, Edward Brophy, Henry Kolker, Keye Luke, May Beatty, Billy Gilbert ..
Directed by: Karl Freund
Release date: 1935-07-12
24.

The Whole Town's Talking

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

Ordinary man-in-the-street Arthur Ferguson Jones leads a very straightforward life. He's never late for work and nothing interesting ever happens to him. One day everything changes: he oversleeps and is fired as an example, he's then mistaken for evil criminal killer Mannion and is arrested. The resemblance is so striking that the police give him a special pass to avoid a similar mistake. The real Mannion sees the opportunity to steal the pass and move around freely and chaos results.

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Jean Arthur, Arthur Hohl, James Donlan, Arthur Byron, Wallace Ford, Donald Meek, Etienne Girardot, Edward Brophy, Paul Harvey ..
Directed by: John Ford
Release date: 1935-02-22
25.

David Copperfield

3.7
7.4/10 IMDB

Charles Dickens' classic tale of an orphaned boy's fight for happiness and the colorful characters who help and hinder him.

Starring: Freddie Bartholomew, Edna May Oliver, Elizabeth Allan, Jessie Ralph, Harry Beresford, Hugh Walpole, Basil Rathbone, Herbert Mundin, John Buckler, Fay Chaldecott ..
Directed by: George Cukor
Release date: 1935-01-18
26.

Roberta

3.7
7.0/10 IMDB

Football player John Kent tags along as Huck Haines and the Wabash Indianians travel to an engagement in Paris, only to lose it immediately. John and company visit his aunt, owner of a posh fashion house run by her assistant, Stephanie. There they meet the singer Scharwenka (alias Huck's old friend Lizzie), who gets the band a job. Meanwhile, Madame Roberta passes away and leaves the business to John and he goes into partnership with Stephanie.

Starring: Irene Dunne, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott, Helen Westley, Claire Dodd, Victor Varconi, Luis Alberni, Ferdinand Munier, Torben Meyer ..
Directed by: William A. Seiter
Release date: 1935-03-07
Best Movies of 1935 : The Fixer Uppers
27.

The Fixer Uppers

3.7
7.0/10 IMDB

Stan and Ollie are greeting card salesmen who agree to help a woman put a spark in her loveless marriage by making her husband jealous.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Charles Middleton, Arthur Housman ..
Directed by: Charley Rogers
Release date: 1935-02-09
Best Movies of 1935 : On Ice
28.

On Ice

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

Mickey shows off his ice-skating skills to Minnie; Goofy does some unconventional ice fishing; Donald straps skates to Pluto and laughs at his attempts to skate. Donald gets strapped to a kite and is about to be swept over a waterfall when Mickey pulls off an heroic rescue.

Starring: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney, Marcellite Garner, Clarence Nash ..
Directed by: Ben Sharpsteen
Release date: 1935-09-28
29.

Dangerous

3.7
6.8/10 IMDB

Dan Bellows finds former stage star Joyce Heath a penniless drunk and takes her to his Connecticut home for rehabilitation. Unaware that she is married to Gordon, he asks his fiancée Gail to free him and offers to sponsor Joyce in a play. When Gordon refuses to give Joyce a divorce, she runs the car into a tree crippling him for life. Joyce urges Dan return to Gail, opens her play, and begs Gordon for forgiveness.

Starring: Bette Davis, Franchot Tone, Margaret Lindsay, Alison Skipworth, John Eldredge, Dick Foran, Walter Walker, Richard Carle, George Irving, Pierre Watkin ..
Directed by: Alfred E. Green
Release date: 1935-12-25
Best Movies of 1935 : Hands Across the Table
30.

Hands Across the Table

3.7
7.0/10 IMDB

A manicurist and an engaged loafer, both planning to marry money, meet and fall in love.

Starring: Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, Ralph Bellamy, Astrid Allwyn, Ruth Donnelly, Marie Prevost, Murray Alper, Herman Bing, Marcelle Corday, William Demarest ..
Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
Release date: 1935-10-18
31.

Peter Ibbetson

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

When his mother dies, young Peter Ibbetson leaves Paris and his best friend, Mary, behind to live with a severe uncle in England. Years later, Peter is an architect with little time for women, until he begins a project with the Duke and Duchess of Towers. When Peter and the duchess become great friends, she reveals that she is Mary — but the duke soon suspects his wife of infidelity and challenges Peter to a duel, threatening the pair's second chance.

Starring: Gary Cooper, Ann Harding, John Halliday, Ida Lupino, Douglass Dumbrille, Virginia Weidler, Dickie Moore, Doris Lloyd, Gilbert Emery, Donald Meek ..
Directed by: Henry Hathaway
Release date: 1935-11-07
Best Movies of 1935 : Pluto's Judgement Day
32.

Pluto's Judgement Day

3.6
7.2/10 IMDB

Pluto chases a kitten through a window and right into Mickey's lap. Mickey scolds him, and goes off to wash the kitten. Pluto falls asleep in front of the fire, and dreams of a hell ruled by cats where he is put on trial for all his crimes against cats and, of course, found guilty.

Starring: Walt Disney, Pinto Colvig, Billy Bletcher, Clarence Nash ..
Directed by: David Hand
Release date: 1935-09-27
33.

The Lives of a Bengal Lancer

3.6
7.0/10 IMDB

In the Northwest Frontier of India, the 41st Bengal Lancers leaded by the harsh Colonel Tom Stone are having trouble with the rebellious leader Mohammed Khan. After two casualties, the experienced but insubordinate Lieutenant Alan McGregor receives as replacement, the arrogant Lieutenant Forsythe and the immature son of Colonel Stone, Lieutenant Donald Stone. With the intention to prove that he will not have any privilege in the troop, the reception of Colonel Stone to his son is absolutely cold, but he becomes the protégé of McGregor. When Lieutenant Stone is kidnapped by Mohammed Khan, McGregor and Forsythe disobey the direct order of their commander, disguise as Indian peddlers and go to Khan's fortress to attempt to rescue their friend

Starring: Gary Cooper, Franchot Tone, Richard Cromwell, Guy Standing, C. Aubrey Smith, Kathleen Burke, Douglass Dumbrille, Monte Blue, Colin Tapley, Akim Tamiroff ..
Directed by: Henry Hathaway
Release date: 1935-01-11
34.

Charlie Chan in Paris

3.6
7.1/10 IMDB

Charlie's visit to Paris, ostensibly a vacation, is really a mission to investigate a bond-forgery racket. But his agent, apache dancer Nardi is killed before she can tell him much. The case, complicated by a false murder accusation for banker's daughter Yvette, climaxes with a strange journey through the Paris sewers.

Starring: Warner Oland, Mary Brian, Thomas Beck, Erik Rhodes, John Miljan, Murray Kinnell, Minor Watson, John Qualen, Keye Luke, Henry Kolker ..
Directed by: Lewis Seiler, Hamilton MacFadden
Release date: 1935-01-21
Best Movies of 1935 : Charlie Chan in Egypt
35.

Charlie Chan in Egypt

3.6
6.6/10 IMDB

While investigating the theft of antiquities from an ancient tomb excavation , Charlie discovers that the body of the expedition's leader concealed inside the mummy's wrappings.

Starring: Warner Oland, Pat Paterson, Thomas Beck, Rita Hayworth, Stepin Fetchit, Jameson Thomas, Frank Conroy, Nigel De Brulier, George Irving, Paul Porcasi ..
Directed by: Louis King
Release date: 1935-06-04
36.

Annie Oakley

3.6
6.6/10 IMDB

Awkward Annie (Barbara Stanwyck) loves her sharpshooting rival (Preston Foster) in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Preston Foster, Melvyn Douglas, Moroni Olsen, Pert Kelton, Andy Clyde, Chief Thunderbird, Margaret Armstrong, Delmar Watson, Adeline Craig ..
Directed by: George Stevens
Release date: 1935-11-15
Best Movies of 1935 : Crime and Punishment
37.

Crime and Punishment

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

A man is haunted by a murder he's committed.

Starring: Edward Arnold, Peter Lorre, Marian Marsh, Tala Birell, Elisabeth Risdon, Robert 'Tex' Allen, Douglass Dumbrille, Gene Lockhart, Charles Waldron, Thurston Hall ..
Directed by: Josef von Sternberg
Release date: 1935-11-22
38.

China Seas

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries; both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancee are aboard!

Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, Rosalind Russell, Dudley Digges, C. Aubrey Smith, Robert Benchley, William Henry, Liev De Maigret ..
Directed by: Tay Garnett
Release date: 1935-08-09
39.

Broadway Melody of 1936

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

Lovely, gifted Irene Foster hopes that her childhood sweetheart-turned Broadway producer Robert Gordon will recognize her--and her talent. Gordon is too busy sparring with a dirt-dishing gossip columnist to notice, but his wisecracking, heart-of-gold secretary certainly does. She and Irene must use their wits to show him what he's missing!

Starring: Jack Benny, Eleanor Powell, Robert Taylor, Una Merkel, Sid Silvers, Buddy Ebsen, June Knight, Vilma Ebsen, Nick Long Jr., Robert Wildhack ..
Directed by: Roy Del Ruth, W.S. Van Dyke
Release date: 1935-09-18
40.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

A film adaptation by Max Reinhardt of his popular stage productions of Shakespeare's comedy. Four young people escape Athens to a forest where the king and queen of the fairies are quarreling, while meanwhile a troupe of amateur actors rehearses a play. When the fairy Puck uses a magic flower to make people fall in love, the whole thing becomes a little bit confused...

Starring: Ian Hunter, Verree Teasdale, Hobart Cavanaugh, Dick Powell, Ross Alexander, Olivia de Havilland, Jean Muir, Grant Mitchell, Frank McHugh, Dewey Robinson ..
Directed by: Max Reinhardt, William Dieterle
Release date: 1935-10-09
Best Movies of 1935 : The Little Colonel
41.

The Little Colonel

3.6
7.0/10 IMDB

After Southern belle Elizabeth Lloyd runs off to marry Yankee Jack Sherman, her father, a former Confederate colonel during the Civil War, vows to never speak to her again. Several years pass and Elizabeth returns to her home town with her husband and young daughter. The little girl charms her crusty grandfather and tries to patch things up between him and her mother.

Starring: Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore, Evelyn Venable, John Lodge, Sidney Blackmer, Stephen Chase, William Burgess, Bill Robinson, Hattie McDaniel, Geneva Williams ..
Directed by: David Butler
Release date: 1935-02-22
Best Movies of 1935 : Three Orphan Kittens
42.

Three Orphan Kittens

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

Three orphan kittens are entering a society house in winter and ruin the furniture. But when they're caught by the maid, the young daughter of the house "rescues" them from the cold out outside.

Starring: Lillian Randolph, Marcellite Garner, Margaret Wright, Elvia Allman ..
Directed by: David Hand
Release date: 1935-10-26
Best Movies of 1935 : Star of Midnight
43.

Star of Midnight

3.6
6.7/10 IMDB

When a dancer disappears from a theater, Clay Dalzell is asked to investigate, leading him on a trail of murder and deception.

Starring: William Powell, Ginger Rogers, Paul Kelly, Gene Lockhart, Ralph Morgan, Leslie Fenton, J. Farrell MacDonald, Russell Hopton, Vivien Oakland, Robert Emmett O'Connor ..
Directed by: Stephen Roberts
Release date: 1935-04-19
44.

Barbary Coast

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

Mary Rutledge arrives from the east, finds her fiancé dead, and goes to work at the roulette wheel of Luis Chamalis' Bella Donna, a rowdy gambling house in San Francisco in the 1850s. She falls in love with miner Jim Carmichael and takes his gold dust at the wheel. She goes after him, Chamalis goes after her with intent to harm Carmichael.

Starring: Miriam Hopkins, Edward G. Robinson, Joel McCrea, Walter Brennan, Frank Craven, Brian Donlevy, Clyde Cook, Harry Carey, Matt McHugh, Donald Meek ..
Directed by: Howard Hawks
Release date: 1935-10-13
45.

'G' Men

3.6
7.1/10 IMDB

James “Brick” Davis, a struggling attorney, owes his education to a mobster, but always has refused to get involved with the underworld. When a friend of his is gunned down by a notorious criminal, Brick decides to abandon the exercise of the law and join the Department of Justice to capture the murderer.

Starring: James Cagney, Margaret Lindsay, Ann Dvorak, Robert Armstrong, Barton MacLane, Lloyd Nolan, William Harrigan, Russell Hopton, Edward Pawley, Noel Madison ..
Directed by: William Keighley
Release date: 1935-05-04
46.

Bonnie Scotland

3.6
6.7/10 IMDB

Stan and Ollie stow away to Scotland expecting to inherit the MacLaurel estate. When things don't quite turn out that way, they unwittingly enlist in the Scottish army and are posted to India.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, June Lang, William Janney, Anne Grey, Vernon Steele, James Finlayson, David Torrence, Maurice Black, Daphne Pollard ..
Directed by: James W. Horne
Release date: 1935-08-23
Best Movies of 1935 : Charlie Chan in Shanghai
47.

Charlie Chan in Shanghai

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

When a prominent official is murdered at a banquet honoring Charle Chan, the detective and son Lee team up to expose an opium-smuggling ring.

Starring: Warner Oland, Keye Luke, Jon Hall, Irene Hervey, Russell Hicks, Frederick Vogeding, Halliwell Hobbes, Neil Fitzgerald, Max Wagner, Colin Kenny ..
Directed by: James Tinling
Release date: 1935-10-11
48.

Gold Diggers of 1935

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

Romance strikes when a vacationing millionairess and her daughter and son spend their vacation at a posh New England resort.

Starring: Dick Powell, Adolphe Menjou, Gloria Stuart, Alice Brady, Hugh Herbert, Glenda Farrell, Frank McHugh, Joseph Cawthorn, Grant Mitchell, Dorothy Dare ..
Directed by: Busby Berkeley
Release date: 1935-03-15
49.

The Devil Is a Woman

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

In the carnival in Spain in the beginning of the Twentieth Century, the exiled republican Antonio Galvan comes from Paris masquerade to enjoy the party and visit his friend Capt. Don Pasqual 'Pasqualito' Costelar. However, he flirts with the mysterious Concha Perez and they schedule to meet each other later. When Antonio meets Pasqualito, his old friend discloses his frustrated relationship with the promiscuous Concha and her greedy mother and how his life was ruined by his obsession for the beautiful demimondaine. Pasqualito makes Antonio promise that he would not see Concha. However, when Antonio meets Concha, she seduces him and the long friendship between Antonio and Pasqualito is disrupted

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Lionel Atwill, Edward Everett Horton, Alison Skipworth, Cesar Romero, John George, Don Alvarado, Tempe Pigott, Francisco Moreno, Max Barwyn ..
Directed by: Josef von Sternberg
Release date: 1935-05-03
Best Movies of 1935 : Man on the Flying Trapeze
50.

Man on the Flying Trapeze

3.6
7.5/10 IMDB

Hard-working, henpecked Ambrose Ambrose Wolfinger takes off from work to go to a wrestling match with catastrophic consequences.

Starring: W.C. Fields, Mary Brian, Kathleen Howard, Grady Sutton, Vera Lewis, Lucien Littlefield, Oscar Apfel, Lew Kelly, Tammany Young, Walter Brennan ..
Directed by: Clyde Bruckman, W.C. Fields
Release date: 1935-08-03

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