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Top 100 Classic Movies of the 1930’s

Decade:
RankTitleCastScore
1 . Bringing up Baby (1938)Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles, Walter Catlett9.96
2 . It Happened One Night (1934)Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns9.35
3 . Top Hat (1935)Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Erik Rhodes8.44
4 . The Gay Divorcee (1934)Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady, Edward Everett Horton7.73
5 . Swing Time (1936)Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Victor Moore, Helen Broderick7.71
6 . After the Thin Man (1936)William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart, Elissa Landi7.66
7 . Gone with the Wind (1939)Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell, Evelyn Keyes7.64
8 . The Wizard of Oz (1939)Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr7.54
9 . The Awful Truth (1937)Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Ralph Bellamy, Molly Lamont7.33
10 . Another Thin Man (1939)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Virginia Grey, Otto Kruger7.17
11 . The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone, Claude Rains7.14
12 . The Thin Man (1934)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton7.04
13 . Angels with Dirty Faces (1938)James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan6.88
14 . Shall We Dance (1937)Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore6.33
15 . Holiday (1938)Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Lew Ayres, Edward Everett Horton6.20
16 . Libeled Lady (1936)Jean Harlow, William Powell, Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracy6.20
17 . Follow the Fleet (1936)Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott, Harriet Hilliard6.16
18 . Flying Down to Rio (1933)Dolores del Río, Gene Raymond, Ginger Rogers, Fred Astaire6.12
19 . Bride of Frankenstein (1935)Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Valerie Hobson, Ernest Thesiger5.96
20 . Frankenstein (1931)Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, John Boles, Boris Karloff5.94
21 . All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)Louis Wolheim, Lew Ayres, John Wray, Ben Alexander5.91
22 . You Can't Take It With You (1938)Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Lionel Barrymore, Edward Arnold5.91
23 . The Lady Vanishes (1938)Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, May Whitty5.56
24 . Roberta (1935)Irene Dunne, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott5.50
25 . I'm No Angel (1933)Mae West, Cary Grant, Gregory Ratoff, Edward Arnold5.41
26 . Stage Door (1937)Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou, Gail Patrick5.41
27 . She Done Him Wrong (1933)Mae West, Cary Grant, Owen Moore, Gilbert Roland5.38
28 . Grand Hotel (1932)Greta Garbo, John Barrymore, Joan Crawford, Wallace Beery5.31
29 . Bachelor Mother (1939)Ginger Rogers, David Niven, Charles Coburn, Frank Albertson5.28
30 . Animal Crackers (1930)Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx5.24
31 . Annie Oakley (1935)Barbara Stanwyck, Preston Foster, Melvyn Douglas, Moroni Olsen5.24
32 . Duck Soup (1933)Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx5.17
33 . My Man Godfrey (1936)William Powell, Carole Lombard, Alice Brady, Gail Patrick5.16
34 . The Roaring Twenties (1939)James Cagney, Priscilla Lane, Humphrey Bogart, Gladys George5.16
35 . Stella Dallas (1937)Barbara Stanwyck, John Boles, Anne Shirley, Barbara O'Neil5.16
36 . The Women (1939)Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Mary Boland5.14
37 . Captain Blood (1935)Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Lionel Atwill, Basil Rathbone5.13
38 . Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, George Bancroft, Lionel Stander5.12
39 . Alice Adams (1935)Katharine Hepburn, Fred MacMurray, Fred Stone, Evelyn Venable5.10
40 . Carefree (1938)Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Ralph Bellamy, Luella Gear5.04
41 . Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold5.04
42 . City Lights (1931)Charlie Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee, Harry Myers5.00
43 . Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)Roy Atwell, Stuart Buchanan, Adriana Caselotti, Pinto Colvig4.88
44 . Boys Town (1938)Spencer Tracy, Mickey Rooney, Henry Hull, Leslie Fenton4.87
45 . Golden Boy (1939)Barbara Stanwyck, Adolphe Menjou, William Holden, Lee J. Cobb4.84
46 . Topper (1937)Constance Bennett, Cary Grant, Roland Young, Billie Burke4.84
47 . Destry Rides Again (1939)Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart, Mischa Auer, Charles Winninger4.82
48 . Babes in Arms (1939)Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Charles Winninger, Guy Kibbee4.73
49 . Gunga Din (1939)Cary Grant, Victor McLaglen, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Sam Jaffe4.69
50 . Union Pacific (1939)Barbara Stanwyck, Joel McCrea, Akim Tamiroff, Robert Preston4.69
51 . The Black Cat (1934)Boris Karloff, Béla Lugosi, David Manners, Harry Cording4.61
52 . Stagecoach (1939)Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Andy Devine, John Carradine4.58
53 . The Petrified Forest (1936)Leslie Howard, Bette Davis, Dick Foran, Humphrey Bogart4.53
54 . Camille (1936)Greta Garbo, Robert Taylor, Lionel Barrymore, Elizabeth Allan4.51
55 . 42nd Street (1933)Warner Baxter, Bebe Daniels, George Brent, Ruby Keeler4.49
56 . Dracula (1931)Béla Lugosi, David Manners, Dwight Frye, Frances Dade4.49
57 . King Kong (1933)Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, Bruce Cabot, Frank Reicher4.48
58 . The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939)Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edna May Oliver, Walter Brennan4.48
59 . Anna Karenina (1935)Greta Garbo, Fredric March, Freddie Bartholomew, Maureen O'Sullivan4.46
60 . Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931)Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, Rose Hobart, Holmes Herbert4.46
61 . The Bitter Tea of General Yen (1933)Barbara Stanwyck, Nils Asther, Walter Connolly, Lucien Littlefield4.42
62 . Love Affair (1939)Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer, Maria Ouspenskaya, Lee Bowman4.42
63 . Nothing Sacred (1937)Carole Lombard, Fredric March, Charles Winninger, Walter Connolly4.38
64 . Modern Times (1936)Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Tiny Sandford4.32
65 . The Good Earth (1937)Paul Muni, Luise Rainer, Walter Connolly, Tilly Losch4.30
66 . Baby Face (1933)Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Donald Cook, Margaret Lindsay4.29
67 . Night Nurse (1931)Barbara Stanwyck, Ben Lyon, Joan Blondell, Clark Gable4.29
68 . The Mad Miss Manton (1938)Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Sam Levene, Stanley Ridges4.27
69 . Captains Courageous (1937)Spencer Tracy, Freddie Bartholomew, Lionel Barrymore, Melvyn Douglas4.25
70 . A Damsel in Distress (1937)Fred Astaire, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Joan Fontaine4.22
71 . Dark Victory (1939)Bette Davis, George Brent, Humphrey Bogart, Geraldine Fitzgerald4.22
72 . A Day at the Races (1937)Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Allan Jones4.22
73 . Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)Warren William, Joan Blondell, Aline MacMahon, Ruby Keeler4.22
74 . Born to Dance (1936)Eleanor Powell, James Stewart, Virginia Bruce, Una Merkel4.20
75 . Ninotchka (1939)Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, Béla Lugosi, Sig Ruman4.20
76 . Alice in Wonderland (1933)Richard Arlen, Roscoe Ates, William Austin, Gary Cooper4.17
77 . Footlight Parade (1933)James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell4.17
78 . The 39 Steps (1935)Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle4.15
79 . Little Miss Marker (1934)Adolphe Menjou, Charles Bickford, Shirley Temple, Warren Hymer4.15
80 . The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Ida Lupino, Alan Marshal4.13
81 . Anna Christie (1930) (1930)Greta Garbo, Charles Bickford, Marie Dressler4.11
82 . Beau Geste (1939)Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston, Brian Donlevy4.11
83 . Kid Galahad (1937)Edward G. Robinson, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Jane Bryan4.11
84 . The Merry Widow (1934)Maurice Chevalier, Jeanette MacDonald, Edward Everett Horton, Una Merkel4.11
85 . Dinner at Eight (1933)Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow4.06
86 . Jezebel (1938)Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, George Brent, Margaret Lindsay4.06
87 . Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Herbert Mundin4.06
88 . Pygmalion (1938)Leslie Howard, Wendy Hiller, Wilfrid Lawson, Marie Lohr4.06
89 . The Little Princess (1939)Shirley Temple, Richard Greene, Anita Louise, Ian Hunter4.02
90 . The Mummy (1932)Boris Karloff, Zita Johann, David Manners, Noble Johnson4.01
91 . The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)Richard Greene, Basil Rathbone, Wendy Barrie, Nigel Bruce4.00
92 . Little Women (1933)Katharine Hepburn, Joan Bennett, Paul Lukas, Edna May Oliver4.00
93 . The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934)Leslie Howard, Merle Oberon, Raymond Massey, Nigel Bruce4.00
94 . Four Daughters (1938)Claude Rains, Jeffrey Lynn, John Garfield, Frank McHugh3.98
95 . It's a Gift (1934)W.C. Fields, Kathleen Howard, Jean Rouverol, Tommy Bupp3.98
96 . Wuthering Heights (1939)Merle Oberon, Laurence Olivier, David Niven, Flora Robson3.98
97 . Baby Take a Bow (1934)Shirley Temple, James Dunn, Claire Trevor, Ralf Harolde3.96
98 . Brother Rat (1938)Priscilla Lane, Jane Bryan, Eddie Albert, Ronald Reagan3.96
99 . Lost Horizon (1937)Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt, Edward Everett Horton, John Howard3.96
100 . Big Brown Eyes (1936)Cary Grant, Joan Bennett, Walter Pidgeon, Lloyd Nolan3.94

This chart uses a weighted rating based on the average rating per film and the number of votes per film.