The 39 Steps (1935)
A man in London tries to help a counterespionage agent. But when the agent is killed and the man stands accused, he must go on the run to both save himself and also stop a spy ring which is trying to steal top secret information.
Affairs of Cappy Ricks (1937)
Cappy Ricks, a crusty old sea captain, returns home from a long voyage to discover that his family and his business are in chaos--his daughter is set to marry a nitwit that he can't stand, and his future mother-in-law has taken over everything and is set to merge his business with that of a rival company.
Becky Sharp (1935)
Set against the background of the Battle of Waterloo, Becky Sharp is the story of Vanity Fair by Thackeray. Becky and Amelia are girls at school together, but Becky is from a show biz family, or in other words, very low class. Becky manages to insinuate herself in Amelia's family and gets to know all their friends.
Flying Deuces (1939)
Ollie has fallen in love with the innkeeper's daughter in Paris. The only problem - she's very much in love with her husband. To forget her he joins the Foreign Legion with Stan.
A circus' beautiful trapeze artist agrees to marry the leader of side-show performers, but his deformed friends discover she is only marrying him for his inheritance.
I Cover The Waterfront (1933)
An investigative reporter romances a suspected smuggler's daughter.
Little Princess (1939)
A little girl is left by her father in an exclusive seminary for girls, due to her father having to go to Africa with the army.
My Man Godfrey (1936)
A scatterbrained socialite hires a vagrant as a family butler...but there's more to Godfrey than meets the eye.
Neath the Arizona Skies (1934)
A little Indian girl, heiress to a fortune in oil, is kidnapped.
Nothing Sacred (1937)
An eccentric woman learns she is not dying of radium poisoning as earlier assumed, but when she meets a reporter looking for a story, she feigns sickness again for her own profit.
Other Mens Women (1931)
Events take an unhappy turn for two Bill and Jack, two locomotive engineers, after Bill is attracted to his best friend's wife.
An American jazzman and his buddy woo a Russian princess and a fake countess in Paris.
Something To Sing About (1937)
A New York bandleader journeys to Hollywood when he is offered a contract with a studio, but he is determined to do things his way and not theirs.
Things to Come (1936)
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.
Under Western Stars (1938)
Roy is elected to Congress to bring the misery of the "dustbowl" of the 1930s to the attention of Washington politicians.