Top Ten Films of 1935: World Premieres

1. The Informer Dir. John Ford. With Victor McLaglen, Preston Foster, Margot Grahame A
2. Top Hat Dir. Mark Sandrich. With Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton A–
3. The 39 Steps Dir. Alfred Hitchcock. With Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll A–
4. Alice Adams Dir. George Stevens. With Katharine Hepburn, Fred MacMurray B+
5. Mutiny on the Bounty Dir. Frank Lloyd. With Clark Gable, Charles Laughton B+

Reviews from 1935
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   Alice Adams Dir. George Stevens. With Katharine Hepburn, Fred MacMurray B+
   The Good Fairy Dir. William Wyler. With Margaret Sullavan, Frank Morgan C+

More Grades from 1935
Unreviewed titles I have seen recently enough to grade
      Becky Sharp Dir. Rouben Mamoulian. With Miriam Hopkins, Frances Dee, Cedric Hardwicke C+
      The Dark Angel Dir. Sidney Franklin. With Fredric March, Merle Oberon C+
      Escape Me Never Dir. Paul Czinner. With Elisabeth Bergner, Hugh Sinclair, Griffith Jones B–
      Private Worlds Dir. Gregory La Cava. With Claudette Colbert, Charles Boyer B–

Also from 1935
The memories are fading, but they're somewhere in my brain
      The Bride of Frankenstein Dir. James Whale. With Boris Karloff, Colin Clive
      Broadway Melody of 1936 Dir. Roy del Ruth. With Robert Taylor, Eleanor Powell, Jack Benny
      The Devil Is a Woman Dir. Josef von Sternberg. With Marlene Dietrich, Cesar Romero
      Sylvia Scarlett Dir. George Cukor. With Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Edmund Gwenn
      Dangerous Dir. Alfred E. Green. With Bette Davis, Franchot Tone, Margaret Lindsay

Still to Come from 1935
Ten Most Enticing Prospects:
      Anna Karenina Dir. Clarence Brown. With Greta Garbo, Fredric March, Freddie Bartholomew
      Captain Blood Dir. Michael Curtiz. With Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Lionel Atwill
      Crime and Punishment Dir. Josef von Sternberg. With Peter Lorre, Edward Arnold
      David Copperfield Dir. George Cukor. With Freddie Bartholomew, W.C. Fields, Basil Rathbone
      "G" Men Dir. William Keighley. With James Cagney, Margaret Lindsay, Ann Dvorak
      Gold Diggers of 1935 Dir. Busby Berkeley. With Dick Powell, Adolphe Menjou, Gloria Stuart
      Mad Love Dir. Karl Freund. With Peter Lorre, Frances Drake, Colin Clive, Ted Healy
      A Midsummer Night's Dream Dirs. William Dieterle & Max Reinhardt. With James Cagney
      A Night at the Opera Dir. Sam Wood. With The Marx Brothers, Kitty Carlisle
      Ruggles of Red Gap Dir. Leo McCarey. With Charles Laughton, Mary Boland, Charles Ruggles

Further Research:
      Ah, Wilderness! Dir. Clarence Brown. With Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, Aline MacMahon
      Annie Oakley Dir. George Stevens. With Barbara Stanwyck, Preston Foster, Melvyn Douglas
      The Arizonian Dir. Charles Vidor. With Richard Dix, Margot Grahame, Preston Foster
      Barbary Coast Dir. Howard Hawks. With Miriam Hopkins, Edward G. Robinson, Joel McCrea
      Black Fury Dir. Michael Curtiz. With Paul Muni, Karen Morley, William Gargan
      Bordertown Dir. Archie Mayo. With Paul Muni, Bette Davis, Margaret Lindsay
      The Call of the Wild Dir. William Wellman. With Clark Gable, Loretta Young, Jack Oakie
      China Seas Dir. Tay Garnett. With Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone
      The Crusades Dir. Cecil B. DeMille. With Loretta Young, Henry Wilcoxon, Ian Keith
      Front Page Woman Dir. Michael Curtiz. With Bette Davis, George Brent, Roscoe Karns
      The Girl from 10th Avenue Dir. Alfred E. Green. With Bette Davis, Ian Hunter, Colin Clive
      I Live My Life Dir. W.S. Van Dyke. With Joan Crawford, Brian Aherne, Frank Morgan
      The Little Colonel Dir. David Butler. With Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore
      The Lives of a Bengal Lancer Dir. Henry Hathaway. With Gary Cooper, Franchot Tone
      The Man on the Flying Trapeze Dir. Clyde Bruckman. With W.C. Fields, Mary Brian
      Mark of the Vampire Dir. Tod Browning. With Lionel Barrymore, Elizabeth Allan, Bela Lugosi
      Les Misérables Dir. Richard Boleslawski. With Fredric March, Charles Laughton
      Naughty Marietta Dirs. Robert Z. Leonard & W.S. Van Dyke. With Jeanette MacDonald
      Peter Ibbetson Dir. Henry Hathaway. With Gary Cooper, Ann Harding, John Halliday
      The Raven Dir. Lew Landers. With Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Lester Matthews
      Riffraff Dir. J. Walter Ruben. With Jean Harlow, Spencer Tracy, Una Merkel, Joseph Calleia
      Roberta Dir. William A. Seiter. With Irene Dunne, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers
      The Scoundrel Dirs. Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur. With Noel Coward, Julie Haydon
      She Dirs. Lansing C. Holden & Irving Pichel. With Helen Gahagan, Randolph Scott
      Triumph of the Will Dir. Leni Riefenstahl. Documentary about a Nazi Party rally
      Whipsaw Dir. Sam Wood. With Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracey, Harvey Stephens, William Harrigan

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