Year 1929 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1929 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, stylized, suspense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with murder, husband wife relationship, dancing, death, photograph, kiss, drinking alcohol, money, adaptation and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Crime genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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year 1929 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1929: Bugsy Malone (1976), Babylon Berlin (2017), Hella W (2011), Hollywood Babylon (1972), The Founder (2016), Timecop: The Berlin Decision (2003), Timecop (1994), Francofonia (2015), Dreigroschenfilm (2018), 13 Minutes (2015).

List of year 1929 movies

 6.9
 17K
Bugsy Malone (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pint-sized cast illuminates this musical that is unlike any other ever made. Set in 1929 New York City, Bugsy Malone captures a flashy world of would-be hoodlums, showgirls, and dreamers - all played by child actors! As Tallulah, the sassy ...
Style: humorous, parody, stylized, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: gangsters, gang, disorder, rivalry, ambition, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, partners, friends, car chase, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s, year 1929 ...
Place: new york, usa
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 8.4
 20K
Babylon Berlin (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Colognian commissioner Gereon Rath moves to Berlin, the epicenter of political and social changes in the Golden Twenties.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, captivating, social realism
Plot: police investigation, social problems, national socialism, political intrigue, political scandal, conspiracy, adaptation, espionage, communism, communist party, german, police ...
Time: pre world war two, 1920s, year 1929
Place: berlin germany, germany
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 5.3
 351
Hella W (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Finland, Estonia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The life of a heroine. The life and work of Hella Wuolijoki. A poet, spy and millionaire, she turned into an internationally acclaimed businesswoman, politician and playwright, who collaborated with Europe's leading writers such as Bertolt ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, factual
Plot: playwright, spy, politics, world war two, power, prisoner, women in society, divorce, stage play, husband wife relationship, interrogation, jail ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, year 1929, year 1942 ...
Place: finland, soviet union, stockholm sweden, ussr, helsinki finland
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Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The theatrical movie spin-off of the ABC’s Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries will follow Essie Davis’ private detective as she embarks on a global adventure to find missing treasure, solve murders and break aviation records... After freeing a ...
Style: psychological, captivating, twists and turns, disturbing, sincere
Plot: treasure hunt, riddles and clues, artifact, female detective, private detective, mind game, murder mystery, disappearance, young girl, imprisonment, missing person, escapades ...
Time: 1920s, year 1929, year 1918
Place: australia, palestine, london, scotland yard, jerusalem ...
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Hollywood Babylon (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: This is like a documentary on the scandals in the Golden Age of Hollywood during the 1920's. Contains many reenactments of major scandals.
Style: based on true events
Plot: hollywood, sex scandal, hollywood star, hedonism, sexploitation, caught having sex, female full frontal nudity, implied rape, cheating girlfriend, scandal, fake orgasm, pregnant bride ...
Time: 1920s, year 1916, 1910s, year 1929
Place: los angeles, california, paris france
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 7.2
 131K
The Founder (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw franchise ...
Style: based on true events, motivational, inspirational, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: business, businessman, salesman, fast food, rags to riches, mcdonald's restaurant, family business, ambition, capitalism, greed, destiny, betrayal ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, year 1929, year 1967 ...
Place: usa, america, california, minnesota, illinois ...
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Timecop: The Berlin Decision (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: 20 years after a set of events, the Time Enforcement Commission (TEC), is still going strong. Now Brandon Miller a TEC operative, believes that they have a responsibility to change history hoping that the world will be better but Ryan Chan another ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, heroes, chase, martial arts, race against time, undercover, danger, crimes, adventure, heroic mission, track down ...
Time: 19th century, 21st century, victorian era, 20th century, 2020s ...
Place: europe, germany, los angeles, atlantic city, california ...
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 5.9
 56K
Timecop (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An officer for a security agency that regulates time travel, must fend for his life against a shady politician who has a tie to his past.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, martial arts, deadly, heroic mission, danger, dishonesty, crimes, imaginary, politics, violence ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 1860s, 2000s ...
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 6.7
 3K
Francofonia (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Master filmmaker Alexander Sokurov (Russian Ark) transforms a portrait of the world-renowned museum into a magisterial, centuries-spanning reflection on the relation between art, culture and power.
Style: exciting, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, semi documentary
Plot: nazi occupation, nazism, louvre, museum, art, painting, art museum, architecture, world war two, evacuation, painter, portrait painting ...
Time: 1940s, year 1914, year 1944, year 1978, year 1967 ...
Place: paris france, st. petersburg russia, vichy, russia, france ...
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Dreigroschenfilm (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, Belgium
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Following the phenomenal success of “The Threepenny Opera”, the film industry wants to win over the celebrated author. But Bertolt Brecht is not prepared to play by their rules. His concept of the “Threepenny Film” is radical, ...
Plot: breaking the fourth wall, singing in a car, beggar
Time: year 1929, year 1933, 1920s
Place: berlin germany, london
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 7.0
 9K
13 Minutes (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The breath-taking story of a man who nearly would have changed the world. 1939, when Hitler tricked millions of people at the height of his power, one said a radical No: Georg Elser, disparaged as an assassin, is one of the greatest resistance ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: assassination attempt, nazi germany, state affairs, resistance fighter, national socialism, hitler, plan gone wrong, nazi, prisoner, treason, confession, german history ...
Time: pre world war two, 1930s, year 1939, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: germany, europe, munich germany, berlin germany, switzerland
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The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, dramatic, emotional, serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, immortality, love, love story, loneliness, impossible love, immortal, miraculous event, destiny, supernatural romance, life & death ...
Time: 20th century, year 1933, year 1929, year 2014, year 1956 ...
Place: san francisco, california, arizona, oregon, england
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 6.8
 5K
Carrington (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of the relationship between painter Dora Carrington and author Lytton Strachey in a World War One England of cottages and countryside. Although platonic due to Strachey's homosexuality, the relationship was nevertheless a deep and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, emotional, touching, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: conscientious objector, soldier, painter, polyamory, romance, friendship, bittersweet, fall in love, couple relations, performer's life, couples, friends ...
Time: victorian era, 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, 30s ...
Place: england, europe, london, wales, venice
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The Grandmaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, kung fu master, contests and competitions, rivalry, heir heiress, opponent, instructor, kung fu, fist fighting, vengeance, master warrior ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 50s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: china, japan, asia, hong kong, tokyo
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3 Acts of Murder (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1928 Arthur Upfield, Australia’s premier crime writer, plotted the perfect murder for his novel The Sands of Windee. Meanwhile, one of his friends, stockman Snowy Rowles, put the scheme into deadly effect, even before the book was published. ...
Plot: murder, missing person, truck, camel, investigation, writers
Time: year 1929
Place: australia
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Sweet Country (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: It’s 1929 on the vast, desert-like, Eastern Arrernte Nation lands that are now known as the Central Australian outback. Sam Kelly, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works the land of a kind preacher, Fred Smith. After an ill-tempered bully arrives in ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, sincere, suspense, sweet
Plot: australian aboriginal, justice, slavery, abuse of power, desert, court case, rape, farmer, brutality, murder, injustice, landowner ...
Time: 1920s, year 1929, 20th century
Place: australia, south australia
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The Man with the Iron Heart (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Thriller, War
Country: France, Belgium, UK, USA, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With the Third Reich is at his peak in 1942, the Czech resistance in London plans the most ambitious military operation of WWII – Anthropoid. Two young recruits are sent to Prague to assassinate the most ruthless Nazi leader – Reinhardt ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, bloody
Plot: paratrooper, nazism, world war two, assassination, naval officer, battles, battle, anger, german, explosion, resistance, attempted murder ...
Time: 1940s, year 1939, year 1942, year 1941, year 1929
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia, europe, prague czech republic
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More About the Children of Noisy Village (1987)
Genre: Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bullerbyn är en liten, liten by i Småland. Där ligger tre gårdar. I Mellangården bor Lisa med sina bröder Lasse och Bosse, i Norrgården bor systrarna Britta och Anna och i Sörgården bor Olle. Ja, och så Kerstin också, Olles lillasyster. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, christmas, winter, children, family, youth, friends, social relations, family life, friendship, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, year 1929
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chicago February 14th 1929. Al Capone finally establishes himself as the city's boss of organised crime. In a north-side garage his hoods, dressed as policemen, surprise and mow down with machine-guns the key members of Bugs Moran's rival ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, true crime, death, valentine's day, gunfight, historical figure, gun violence, gang, crimes, crime, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s, 60s, year 1929, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 5.4
 27K
Serena (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: North Carolina mountains at the end of the 1920s – George and Serena Pemberton, love-struck newly-weds, begin to build a timber empire. Serena soon proves herself to be equal to any man: overseeing loggers, hunting rattle-snakes, even saving a ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: strong female lead, marriage, empire, family business, family in crisis, couple relations, love affair, family problems, crumbling marriage, jealousy, mountain, femme fatale ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1929
Place: north carolina, usa, new jersey
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The Cotton Club (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story of the people that frequented Harlem's famous nightclubs, 'The Cotton Club', and those that ran it.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, intense, stylized ...
Plot: jazz, interracial relations, nightclub, mafia, gang war, gangsters, music, crimes, crime, love triangle, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 20s ...
Place: harlem, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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 5.7
 3K
Bloody Mama (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sexually abused as a young girl, Kate "Ma" Barker (Shelley Winters) grows into a violently powerful woman by the 1930s. She lovingly dominates her grown sons, and grooms them into a pack of tough crooks. The boys include the cruel Herman ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, cynical, rough ...
Plot: prison, murder, prostitute, gangsters, kidnapping, suicide, bank robbery, sexual abuse, shooting, incest, machine gun, rape ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1929
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Bloodhounds of Broadway (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This musical is based on four short stories by Damon Runyon. In one tale, gambler Feet Samuels sells his body to science just as he realizes that Hortense loves him and that he would rather live than die. In another story, Harriet's parrot is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: gangsters, gambling, couple relations, murder, couples, race against time, crime, crimes, investigation, bloodhound, nightclub, bandit ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, year 1929
Place: new york, usa
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 7.9
 233K
The Artist (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.
Style: silent film, sentimental, emotional, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor, hollywood, ambition, actor's life, love and romance, actress, movie star, dog, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, showbiz, fame ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s, year 1929 ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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 7.5
 10K
Snow White (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Belgium, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A black and white silent movie, based on the Snow White fairy tale, that is set in a romantic version of 1920s Seville and centered on a female bullfighter.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, stylized, gothic, silent film ...
Plot: matador, desire for fame, ambition, rise to the top, evil stepmother, good versus evil, danger, intrigue, dishonesty, escapades, rivalry, physical appearance ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, year 1929
Place: spain
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 6.0
 434
Leonie (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, UK, Australia, Germany, Belgium, USA, Japan, Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the lush tradition of the glorious films of Merchant and Ivory, comes the true life story of Leonie Gilmour (Emily Mortimer), whose life crossed continents, wars and cultures, embodied with courage and passion in search of art and freedom. A ...
Style: uplifting, stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, single parent, parents and children, culture clash, artists and showbiz, friendship, marriage, husband wife relationship, friend, little boy, single mother, baby ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, mount fuji, new york ...
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Georgia O'Keeffe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Biopic of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe and her husband, photographer Alfred Stieglitz.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: couples, rise to the top, destructive relationship, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, obsession, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, friendship, mortality ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 20s ...
Place: usa, new york, new mexico, manhattan new york city, wisconsin
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