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Modern Times

The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.

Release On: 11th - February - 1936

Vote Count: 2514
Vote Average: 8.3/10

The Walking Dead

Down-on-his-luck John Ellman is framed for a judge's murder. After he's convicted and sentenced to death, witnesses come forth and prove his innocence. But it was too late for a stay to be granted and Ellman is executed. A doctor uses an experimental procedure to restore him to life, though the full outcome is other than expected.

Release On: 1st - March - 1936

Vote Count: 41
Vote Average: 6.5/10


Joe, who owns a gas station along with his brothers and is about to marry Katherine, travels to the small town where she lives to visit her, but is wrongly mistaken for a wanted kidnapper and arrested.

Release On: 5th - June - 1936

Vote Count: 109
Vote Average: 7.5/10

My Man Godfrey

Fifth Avenue socialite Irene Bullock needs a "forgotten man" to win a scavenger hunt, and no one is more forgotten than Godfrey Park, who resides in a dump by the East River. Irene hires Godfrey as a servant for her riotously unhinged family, to the chagrin of her spoiled sister, Cornelia, who tries her best to get Godfrey fired. As Irene falls for her new butler, Godfrey turns the tables and teaches the frivolous Bullocks a lesson or two.

Release On: 2nd - September - 1936

Vote Count: 196
Vote Average: 7.7/10

Swing Time

Lucky is tricked into missing his own wedding again and has to make $25,000 so her father allows him to marry Margaret. He and business partner Pop go to New York where they run into dancing instructor Penny. She and Lucky form a successful dance partnership, but romance is blighted by his old attachment to Margaret and hers for Ricky Romero.

Release On: 27th - August - 1936

Vote Count: 142
Vote Average: 6.9/10


A retired auto manufacturer and his wife take a long-planned European vacation only to find that they want very different things from life.

Release On: 23rd - September - 1936

Vote Count: 74
Vote Average: 7.2/10

After the Thin Man

Nick and Nora Charles investigate when Nora's cousin reports her disreputable husband is missing, and find themselves in a mystery involving the shady owners of a popular nightclub, a singer and her dark brother, the cousin's forsaken true love, and Nora's bombastic and controlling aunt.

Release On: 25th - December - 1936

Vote Count: 85
Vote Average: 7.5/10


Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure. One such woman is Marguerite Gautier, who begins a sumptuous romance with Armand Duval.

Release On: 26th - December - 1936

Vote Count: 69
Vote Average: 7.2/10

Libeled Lady

When a major newspaper accuses wealthy socialite Connie Allenbury of being a home-wrecker, and she files a multi-million-dollar libel lawsuit, the publication's frazzled head editor, Warren Haggerty, must find a way to turn the tables on her. Soon Haggerty's harried fiancée, Gladys Benton, and his dashing friend Bill Chandler are in on a scheme that aims to discredit Connie, with amusing and unexpected results.

Release On: 9th - October - 1936

Vote Count: 61
Vote Average: 7.2/10

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

Longfellow Deeds lives in a small town, leading a small town kind of life. When a relative dies and leaves Deeds a fortune, Longfellow moves to the big city where he becomes an instant target for everyone. Deeds outwits them all until Babe Bennett comes along. When small-town boy meets big-city girl anything can, and does, happen.

Release On: 9th - April - 1936

Vote Count: 193
Vote Average: 7.5/10

The Great Ziegfeld

Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.

Release On: 8th - April - 1936

Vote Count: 66
Vote Average: 6.3/10

Things to Come

The story of a century: a decades-long second World War leaves plague and anarchy, then a rational state rebuilds civilization and attempts space travel.

Release On: 31st - March - 1936

Vote Count: 114
Vote Average: 6.5/10

Partie de campagne

The family of a Parisian shop-owner spends a day in the country. The daughter falls in love with a man at the inn, where they spend the day.

Release On: 1st - July - 1936

Vote Count: 113
Vote Average: 7.5/10

The Petrified Forest

Gabby, the waitress in an isolated Arizona diner, dreams of a bigger and better life. One day penniless intellectual Alan drifts into the joint and the two strike up a rapport. Soon enough, notorious killer Duke Mantee takes the diner's inhabitants hostage. Surrounded by miles of desert, the patrons and staff are forced to sit tight with Mantee and his gang overnight.

Release On: 8th - February - 1936

Vote Count: 116
Vote Average: 7.1/10

Secret Agent

After three British agents are assigned to assassinate a mysterious German spy during World War I, two of them become ambivalent when their duty to the mission conflicts with their consciences.

Release On: 31st - May - 1936

Vote Count: 78
Vote Average: 6.1/10

Little Lord Fauntleroy

An American boy turns out to be the heir of a wealthy British earl. He is sent to live with the irritable and unsentimental aristocrat, his grandfather.

Release On: 6th - March - 1936

Vote Count: 31
Vote Average: 6.9/10

Tarzan Escapes

White hunter Captain Fry tries to take Tarzan back to civilization, caged for public display. He arrives in the jungle with Jane's cousins, Eric and Rita, who want Jane's help in claiming a fortune left her.

Release On: 6th - November - 1936

Vote Count: 36
Vote Average: 5.9/10

Dracula's Daughter

A countess from Transylvania seeks a psychiatrist’s help to cure her vampiric cravings.

Release On: 11th - May - 1936

Vote Count: 76
Vote Average: 6.2/10

Our Relations

Two sailors get caught in a mountain of mix-ups when they meet their long-lost twins. Laurel and Hardy play themselves and their twins.

Release On: 15th - September - 1936

Vote Count: 58
Vote Average: 7.2/10

Popeye the Sailor Meets Sindbad the Sailor

Sailors Popeye and Sindbad (Bluto) do battle to see which is the greatest.

Release On: 27th - November - 1936

Vote Count: 53
Vote Average: 6.1/10