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List of 1931 Movies and TV Shows

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1. City Lights

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Released: 1931Rated: G
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: City Lights is the first silent film that Charlie Chaplin directed after he established himself with sound accompanied films. The film is about a penniless man who falls in love with a flower girl.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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2. M

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Released: 1931Rated: PG-13
Crime, Drama

What it's about: In this classic German thriller, Hans Beckert, a serial killer who preys on children, becomes the focus of a massive Berlin police manhunt. Beckert's heinous crimes are so repellant and disruptive to city life that he is even targeted by others in the seedy underworld network. With both cops and criminals in pursuit, the murderer soon realizes that people are on his trail, sending him into a tense, panicked attempt to escape justice.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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3. Frankenstein

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80/100
Released: 1931
Horror, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Dr Henry Frankenstein is obsessed with assembling a living being from parts of several exhumed corpses.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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4. Dracula

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Released: 1931Rated: PG
Horror, Fantasy

What it's about: The legend of vampire Count Dracula begins here with this original 1931 Dracula film starring Bela Lugosi.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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5. The Public Enemy

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Released: 1931Rated: PG-13
Crime, Drama

What it's about: Two young Chicago hoodlums, Tom Powers and Matt Doyle, rise up from their poverty-stricken slum life to become petty thieves, bootleggers and cold-blooded killers. But with street notoriety and newfound wealth, the duo feels the heat from the cops and rival gangsters both. Despite his ruthless criminal reputation, Tom tries to remain connected to his family, however, gang warfare and the need for revenge eventually pull him away.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & Vudu).

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6. La Chienne

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Released: 1931
Drama, Crime

What it's about: Cashier Maurice Legrand is married to Adele, a terror. By chance, he meets Lucienne, "Lulu", and make her his mistress. He thinks he finally met love, but Lulu is nothing but a streetwalker, in love with Dede, her pimp. She only accepts Legrand to satisfy Dede's needs of money. Remade as Fritz Lang's Scarlet Street with Edward G. Robinson and Joan Bennett.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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7. Little Caesar

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Released: 1931Rated: PG-13
Crime, Drama

What it's about: A small-time hood shoots his way to the top, but how long can he stay there?

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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8. Marius

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: César runs a bar along Marseilles' port, assisted by his 23 year old son, Marius. Colorful characters abound: M. Panisse, an aging widower and prosperous sail maker; Honorine, a fishmonger with a sidewalk stall near the bar; her daughter, Fanny, who helps her sell cockles; and, various old salts. Friends since childhood, Fanny and Marius love each other, but Marius has a secret wanderlust: every ship's whistle stirs a longing for foreign lands. When M. Panisse seeks Fanny's hand in marriage and when a departing clipper needs a deckhand, Marius and Fanny must decide who and what they love most. César, with his generous, comic spirit, tries to guide his son.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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9. À Nous la Liberté

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Musical

What it's about: In this classic French satire, Louis, a convict, escapes from prison and takes on legitimate work, making his way up in the business world. Eventually becoming the head of a successful factory, Louis opts to modernize his company with mechanical innovations. But when his friend Émile finally leaves jail years later and reunites with Louis, the past catches up with them. The two, worried about being apprehended by police, long to flee the confines of industry.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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10. Le Million

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Released: 1931Rated: PG
Musical, Comedy

What it's about: Debt-ridden painter Michel is overcome with joy at discovering that he has just won 1 million florins in the Dutch lottery, but almost immediately, he discovers that his softhearted girlfriend, Béatrice, has given away his jacket containing the winning ticket to an elderly petty thief. Soon Michel, Beatrice and Michel's artistic rival, Prosper, are hurtling through the streets of Paris on the trail of the missing jacket.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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11. The Champ

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Released: 1931Rated: PG
Drama, Family

What it's about: A broken-down alcoholic prizefighter struggles to keep custody of his adoring son.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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12. Five Star Final

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64/100
Released: 1931
Crime, Drama

What it's about: An unscrupulous newspaper editor searches for headlines at any cost.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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13. Svengali

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Released: 1931Rated: PG
Drama, Horror

What it's about: A music maestro uses hypnotism on a young model he meets in Paris to make her both his muse and wife.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Secrets of Cinema), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix) & rent or buy from $2.00 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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14. Platinum Blonde

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: In this witty romp, Jean Harlow plays an upper-crust socialite who bullies her reporter husband (Robert Williams) into conforming to her highfalutin ways. The husband chafes at the confinement of high society, though, and yearns for a creative outlet. He decides to write a play and collaborates with a fellow reporter (Loretta Young); the results are unexpectedly hilarious, especially when Young shows up at the mansion with a gaggle of boozehound reporters in tow. With snappy, ribald dialogue (allowable in those pre-Hays Code days), Capra keeps the gags flying fast and furious, taking special delight in having Williams's journalist pals rib him endlessly over his kept-man status. Platinum Blonde was a great success at the time of its release during the class-conscious Depression; for better or worse, its star Harlow was identified with the tag "platinum blonde" until her untimely death. --Jerry Renshaw

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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15. Street Scene

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Released: 1931
Drama, Romance

What it's about: The setting is one anonyomous city block during a sweltering summer, where the residents - Italian and Jew, Swede and German and Irish - serve as representatives of the not-very-idealized American melting pot. There is idle chitchat...idle gossip...jealousy...racism...adultery...and, suddenly but not unexpectedly, a murder.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video) & rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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16. Night Nurse

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Released: 1931
Crime, Drama

What it's about: Lora Hart manages to land a job in a hospital as a trainee nurse. Upon completion of her training she goes to work as a night nurse for two small children who seem to be very sick, though something much more sinister is going on.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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17. The Front Page

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Released: 1931Rated: PG
Comedy

What it's about: Hildy Johnson is an investigative reporter is looking for a bigger paycheck. When an accused murderer escapes from custody, Hildy sees an opportunity for the story of a lifetime. But when he finds the criminal, he learns that the man may not be guilty. With the help of his editor, Hildy attempts to hide the convict, uncover the conspiracy and write the scoop of his career.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix) & rent or buy from $7.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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18. Comradeship

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Released: 1931
Drama, Action & Adventure

What it's about: The picture tells of a mine disaster where German miners rescue French miners from an undergound fire and explosion. The story takes place in the Lorraine/Saar region, along the border between France and Germany.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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19. Private Lives

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57/100
Released: 1931
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: Amanda and Elyot are one another's former spouse. Elyot remarries to Sibyl, Amanda weds Victor. Unexpectedly, both honeymooning couples arrive to a hotel on the same day and are put in rooms with adjoining terraces. Things go well until Amanda sees Elyot on the adjacent terrace.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 1 service (iTunes).

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20. Cimarron

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Released: 1931
Drama

What it's about: When the government opens up the Oklahoma territory for settlement, restless Yancey Cravat claims a plot of the free land for himself and moves his family there from Wichita. A newspaperman, lawyer, and just about everything else, Cravat soon becomes a leading citizen of the boom town of Osage. Once the town is established, however, he begins to feel confined once again, and heads for the Cherokee Strip, leaving his family behind. During this and other absences, his wife Sabra must learn to take care of herself and soon becomes prominent in her own right.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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21. Rich and Strange

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: An unexpected inheritance proves less than a boon to a young married couple.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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22. Mata Hari

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Released: 1931Rated: R
Drama, Romance

What it's about: A semi-fictionalized account of the life of Mata Hari, an exotic dancer who was accused of spying for Germany during World War I.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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23. Limite

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Released: 1931
Drama, Romance

What it's about: A man and two women lost at sea in a rowboat; their pasts are conveyed in flashbacks throughout the film.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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24. The 3 Penny Opera

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: In London at the turn of the century, the bandit Mack the Knife marries Polly without the knowledge of her father, Peachum, the 'king of the beggars'.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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25. Blonde Crazy

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Released: 1931Rated: G
Comedy, Crime

What it's about: Adventures of a cocky con man and his beautiful accomplice.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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26. A Free Soul

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Released: 1931
Crime, Drama

What it's about: An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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27. Possessed

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Released: 1931
Drama, Romance

What it's about: Marian is a factory worker determined to leave the assembly line behind and move up in the world.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Google Play).

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28. The Lady and the Beard

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: Graduate Okajima finds his old-fashioned beard makes life difficult in a comedy exploring the tension between tradition and modernity.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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29. The Skin Game

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Released: 1931Rated: G
Drama

What it's about: An old traditional family and a modern family battle over land in a small English village and almost destroy each other.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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30. Tokyo Chorus

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: Mr. Omura, a teacher, leads a group of male students in an outdoor drill. One slight, comic young man, Shinji Okajima, has no shirt under his jacket; he scratches at fleas and makes faces behind Omura's back. Jump ahead several years, Shinji is married with three children. He sells insurance, and on the company's annual bonus day, he protests when an older worker is fired. Shinji loses his own job as a result, and he and his wife must find ways to cope. Lassitude, pride, the demands and needs of young children, and relationships from bygone school days all play a part in the outcome of their struggle.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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31. Bad Girl

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Released: 1931
Drama, Romance

What it's about: A man and woman, skeptical about romance, nonetheless fall in love and are wed, but their lack of confidence in the opposite sex haunts their marriage.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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32. Smart Money

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Released: 1931
Crime, Drama

What it's about: Silver-screen icons Edward G. Robinson and James Cagney star in this classic drama as Nick and Jack Venizelos, two brothers whose fateful trip to the big city to do a little gambling results in a tragic turn of events. Directed by filmmaker Alfred E. Green, this film marks the only time in Robinson and Cagney's historic careers that the pair would team up on-screen.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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33. The Stolen Jools

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Released: 1931
Comedy

What it's about: Star-packed promotional short subject intended to raise funds for the National Variety Artists Tuberculosis Sanatorium. The plot involves Norma Shearer having her jewels stolen.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (SnagFilms), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix) & rent or buy from $7.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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34. Bimbo's Initiation

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Released: 1931
Animation, Comedy

What it's about: Bimbo finds himself surrounded by a mysterious group of robed figures who invite him to become a member of their secret organisation. When he refuses, they fling him through a nightmarish sequence of terror and torture devices. Will our hapless hero make it out alive?

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

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35. Pardon Us

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Crime

What it's about: It's Prohibition, and the boys wind up behind bars after Stan sells some of their home-brew beer to a policeman.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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36. Taris

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Released: 1931
Documentary, Sport

What it's about: Short documentary directed by Jean Vigo about the French swimmer Jean Taris. The film is notable for the many innovative techniques that Vigo uses, including close ups and freeze frames of the swimmer's body.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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37. Flunky, Work Hard!

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Released: 1931
Comedy

What it's about: A short concerning an impoverished insurance salesman and his scrappy son, whose fisticuffs with the other boys of their village put his father’s livelihood in jeopardy.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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38. Dance, Fools, Dance

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Released: 1931
Crime, Drama

What it's about: When misfortune hits hard on the Jordan family of Chicago's upper class, Bonnie Jordan, a dazzling and witty girl, finds a job as an aspiring reporter; however, his naive younger brother Rodney takes a twisted path and gets involved with the wrong people.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (iTunes).

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39. The Lady Refuses

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Released: 1931
Drama, Romance

What it's about: A wealthy London nobleman hires a pretty but poor young girl to distract his playboy son from marrying a golddigger. Complications ensue when the girl and the father begin to fall for each other, and things get even more complicated when the son declares his love for her, too.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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40. Enthusiasm

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Released: 1931
Documentary

What it's about: A lyrical documentary on the lives of Coal miners in the Donbass who are struggling to meet their production quotas under the Five Year Plan.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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41. David Golder

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Released: 1931
Drama

What it's about: David is a poor but ambitious Polish Jew who reinvents himself as a powerful New York business magnate. After gaining wealth, he relocates to Paris, only to have his selfish and demanding wife squander his fortune.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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42. Bachelor Apartment

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: A New York playboy, Wayne Carter, dates wild women until he falls for a hard-working stenographer, Helene Andrews.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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43. The Neighbor's Wife and Mine

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: Like Ernst Lubitsch, whom he studied, Gosho was an early experimenter in the narrative uses of sound (and silence). Japan’s first “all talkie,” this charming comedy lends itself to a natural use of sound. A playwright is distracted from his work by the din of a jazz band practicing next door. He goes over to complain but is totally disarmed by the lady of the house. The whole film plays on the presence of sound, from blaring horns and crying children to the duets our hero engages in with the neighbor’s wife to the dismay of his own spouse. The film also demonstrates the growing importance of Western influences to the Japanese. American jazz, modern French painting, and Western dress are treated positively, if comically. But nothing quite prepares one for the closing duet of husband and wife singing “My Blue Heaven” on their Sunday outing with the children. Look for Gosho’s signature use of brief, separate shots, another influence from abroad. —BAM/PFA

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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44. Indiscreet

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Released: 1931
Drama, Musical

What it's about: A young woman jeopardizes the relationship with the man she loves when a no-account from her past shows up.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix) & rent or buy from $2.00 on 2 services (Prime Video & Vudu).

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45. Big Business Girl

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Released: 1931
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: A young woman goes to New York and finds success in advertising thanks to her legs while her boyfriend spends the summer in Europe with his band.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Vudu).

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46. West of Broadway

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Released: 1931
Drama, Romance

What it's about: A wealthy soldier returns home after WWI, discovers his socialite fiancee no longer wants to marry him, and weds an admitted gold-digger he's just met after a night of drinking and partying.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & Prime Video).

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47. Millie

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Released: 1931
Drama, Romance

What it's about: Millie Blake is very careful about picking her husband, but that is no guarantee that a marriage will turn out well, nor that she will.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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48. The Phantom

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Released: 1931
Horror, Thriller

What it's about: A group of people are stalked by a masked killer in an old mansion.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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49. The Viking

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6.0/10
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34/100
Released: 1931
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: Originally called White Thunder, American producer Varick Frissell's 1931 film was inspired by his love for the Canadian Arctic Circle. Set in a beautifully black-and-white filmed Newfoundland, it is the story of a rivalry between two seal hunters that plays out on the ice floes during a hunt. Unsatisfied with the first cut, Frissell arranged for the crew to accompany an actual Newfoundland seal hunt on The SS Viking, on which an explosion of dynamite (carried regularly at the time on Arctic ships to combat ice jams) killed many members of the crew, including Frissell. The film was renamed in honor of the dead.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

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50. The Struggle

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6.2/10