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Die Büchse der Pandora

Lulu is a young woman so beautiful and alluring that few can resist her siren charms. The men drawn into her web include respectable newspaper publisher Dr. Ludwig Schön, his musical producer son Alwa, circus performer Rodrigo Quast and Lulu's seedy old friend, Schigolch. When Lulu's charms inevitably lead to tragedy, the downward spiral encompasses them all.

Release On: 30th - January - 1929

Vote Count: 122
Vote Average: 7.7/10

Un chien andalou

Un Chien Andalou is a classic European avant-garde surrealist film from the cooperation of director Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dali. The film changed the way people made movies.

Release On: 5th - June - 1929

Vote Count: 832
Vote Average: 7.5/10

The Broadway Melody

The vaudeville act of Harriet and Queenie Mahoney comes to Broadway, where their friend Eddie Kerns needs them for his number in one of Francis Zanfield's shows. When Eddie meets Queenie, he soon falls in love with her—but she is already being courted by Jock Warriner, a member of New York high society. Queenie eventually recognises that, to Jock, she is nothing more than a toy, and that Eddie is in love with her.

Release On: 8th - February - 1929

Vote Count: 72
Vote Average: 5.5/10

Человек с киноаппаратом

A cameraman wanders around Moscow, Kharkov, Kiev and Odessa with a camera slung over his shoulder, documenting urban life with dazzling invention.

Release On: 8th - January - 1929

Vote Count: 399
Vote Average: 8/10

Tagebuch einer Verlorenen

Thymiane Henning, an innocent young girl, is raped by the clerk of her father's pharmacy. She becomes pregnant, is rejected by her family, and must fend for herself in a harsh, cruel world.

Release On: 27th - September - 1929

Vote Count: 61
Vote Average: 7.3/10


London, 1929. Frank Webber, a very busy Scotland Yard detective, seems to be more interested in his work than in Alice White, his girlfriend. Feeling herself ignored, Alice agrees to go out with an elegant and well-mannered artist who invites her to visit his fancy apartment.

Release On: 28th - July - 1929

Vote Count: 128
Vote Average: 6.6/10

The Skeleton Dance

As we hear the chimes at midnight and bats flutter from a belfry; as a hound howls at the full moon and black cats brawl on the tombstones; Through the gloom, white skeletons pass, Running and leaping in their shrouds!

Release On: 29th - August - 1929

Vote Count: 143
Vote Average: 7.4/10

The Cocoanuts

During the Florida land boom, the Marx Brothers run a hotel, auction off some land and thwart a jewel robbery.

Release On: 3rd - August - 1929

Vote Count: 57
Vote Average: 6.9/10

Plane Crazy

Inspired by Lindbergh's flight from New York to Paris, Mickey builds a plane to take Minnie for a trip.

Release On: 17th - March - 1929

Vote Count: 68
Vote Average: 6.4/10

The Iron Mask

King Louis XIII of France is thrilled to have born to him a son - an heir to the throne. But when the queen delivers a twin, Cardinal Richelieu sees the second son as a potential for revolution, and has him sent off to Spain to be raised in secret to ensure a peaceful future for France. Alas, keeping the secret means sending Constance, lover of D'Artagnan, off to a convent. D'Artagnan hears of this and rallies the Musketeers in a bid to rescue her. Unfortunately, Richelieu out-smarts the Musketeers and banishes them forever.

Release On: 21st - February - 1929

Vote Count: 14
Vote Average: 6.7/10


Prime Minister of Great Britain Benjamin Disraeli outwits the subterfuge of the Russians and chicanery at home in order to secure the purchase of the Suez Canal.

Release On: 1st - November - 1929

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 6.6/10

Noah's Ark

The Biblical story of Noah and the Great Flood, with a parallel story of soldiers in the First World War.

Release On: 15th - June - 1929

Vote Count: 10
Vote Average: 5.6/10

Seven Footprints to Satan

A young man of society wants to make an expedition to Africa, but his fiancée asks him for help about one of her fathers guests shortly before his planed departure. Her suspects about that guest were serious, this man tries to steal one of her fathers rubin, and she and her fiance are kidnapped and brought to a house, where strange things happen. The whole thing becomes a nightmare under the direction of a mysterious Mr. Satan.

Release On: 27th - January - 1929

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 6/10

The Manxman

A fisherman and a rising lawyer who grew up as brothers fall in love with the same woman.

Release On: 21st - January - 1929

Vote Count: 38
Vote Average: 6/10

Lucky Star

Mary, a poor farm girl, meets Tim just as word comes that war has been declared. Tim enlists in the army and goes to the battlefields of Europe, where he is wounded and loses the use of his legs. Home again, Tim is visited by Mary, and they are powerfully attracted to each other; but his physical handicap prevents him from declaring his love for her. Deeper complications set in when Martin, Tim's former sergeant and a bully, takes a shine to Mary.

Release On: 18th - August - 1929

Vote Count: 21
Vote Average: 8/10

The Divine Lady

Lady Hamilton's love affair with Admiral Horatio Nelson rocks the British Empire.

Release On: 31st - March - 1929

Vote Count: 10
Vote Average: 5.3/10


This early example of the "backstage" musical genre tells the story of Kitty Darling, a fading burlesque star who tries to save her convent-educated daughter April from following in Mom's footsteps.

Release On: 7th - October - 1929

Vote Count: 16
Vote Average: 6.1/10

The Racketeer

This late-20s gangster movie features Carole Lombard as a young gal who agrees to marry a smooth-talking gangster in exchange for the mob man's pledge to arrange a big-time concert appearance for her violinist boyfriend. The only thing that can save the day for the mis-aligned lovers is a shootout between the cops and the gangland thugs. This film is notable because it is one of the early 'talkies," and uses the newly developing audio technology with abandon. In fact, most of the action takes place off screen and the characters tell the cameras just what's happened. This one's small on sets, big on dialog.

Release On: 9th - November - 1929

Vote Count: 7
Vote Average: 4.3/10

Perfect Day

Two families embark on a pleasant Sunday picnic but manage to run into a variety of issues with their temperamental automobile. Each incident requires repeated exits and reboardings by Laurel, Hardy, their wives and grouchy, gout-ridden Uncle Edgar.

Release On: 10th - August - 1929

Vote Count: 39
Vote Average: 7.3/10

The Godless Girl

High school students led by the Girl and Boy turn from Christianity toward secret atheistic meetings. When a girl is accidentally killed by a stairway collapse, the Girl and Boy go to reform school where they are treated brutally.

Release On: 31st - March - 1929

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 7/10