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List of the best movies of 1933, with movie trailers when available. These top movies of 1933 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres, but each film was released in 1933. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1933 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1933 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

Movies include everything from Duck Soup to King Kong.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1933?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1933?"

1933 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1933. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1933 aren't just one persons opinion.

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42nd Street Ginger Rogers, Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler

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Dinner at Eight Jean Harlow, John Barrymore, Lionel Barrymore

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Duck Soup Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Zeppo Marx

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King Kong Fay Wray, Merian C. Cooper, Bruce Cabot

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The Invisible Man Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, Una O'Connor

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She Done Him Wrong Cary Grant, Mae West, Rochelle Hudson

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Footlight Parade James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Dorothy Lamour

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Sons of the Desert Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Robert Cummings

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Queen Christina Greta Garbo, Lewis Stone, Reginald Owen

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Flying Down to Rio Ginger Rogers, Fred Astaire, Dolores del Río

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The Private Life of Henry VIII Charles Laughton, Merle Oberon, Elsa Lanchester

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Little Women Katharine Hepburn, Joan Bennett, Edna May Oliver

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Gold Diggers of 1933 Ginger Rogers, Joan Blondell, Billy Barty

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Fighting with Kit Carson Johnny Mack Brown, Noah Beery^! Jr., Tully Marshall

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Morning Glory Katharine Hepburn, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.

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The Bowery Lucille Ball, Fay Wray, Jackie Cooper

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Mystery of the Wax Museum Fay Wray, Lionel Atwill, Glenda Farrell

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International House Bela Lugosi, George Burns, W. C. Fields

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The Devil's Brother Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Thelma Todd

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Dancing Lady Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Fred Astaire

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Baby Face John Wayne, Barbara Stanwyck, Margaret Lindsay

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Torch Singer Claudette Colbert, Ricardo Cortez, David Manners

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The Kiss Before the Mirror Walter Pidgeon, Gloria Stuart, Frank Morgan

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The Ghoul Boris Karloff, Ralph Richardson, Cedric Hardwicke

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Roman Scandals Lucille Ball, Paulette Goddard, Gloria Stuart

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Son of Kong Helen Mack, Frank Reicher, Noble Johnson

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I'm No Angel Cary Grant, Mae West, Edward Arnold

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Bureau of Missing Persons Bette Davis, Lewis Stone, Glenda Farrell

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Riders of Destiny John Wayne, George "Gabby" Hayes, Yakima Canutt

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Tugboat Annie Maureen O'Sullivan, Robert Young, Wallace Beery

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Secrets Mary Pickford, Leslie Howard

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Ladies They Talk About Barbara Stanwyck, Lillian Roth, Preston Foster

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I Cover the Waterfront Claudette Colbert, Ben Lyon, Ernest Torrence

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College Humor Bing Crosby, George Burns, Gracie Allen

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State Fair Janet Gaynor, Will Rogers, Lew Ayres

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To the Last Man Shirley Temple, John Carradine, Randolph Scott

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Going Hollywood Bing Crosby, Marion Davies, Sterling Holloway

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Wild Boys of the Road Ward Bond, Rochelle Hudson, Sterling Holloway

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So This Is Harris! Phil Harris, Walter Catlett

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Busy Bodies Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Charlie Hall

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Hell Below Walter Huston, Robert Young, Robert Montgomery

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Cavalcade Betty Grable, Margaret Lindsay, Una O'Connor

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Female Humphrey Bogart, Johnny Mack Brown, Ruth Chatterton

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Bombshell Jean Harlow, Frank Morgan, Franchot Tone

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Dirty Work Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Lucien Littlefield

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Today We Live Joan Crawford, Gary Cooper, Robert Young

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The World Changes Mary Astor, Paul Muni, Aline MacMahon

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Rafter Romance Ginger Rogers, Norman Foster

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She Had to Say Yes Loretta Young, Regis Toomey, Lyle Talbot

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The Thundering Herd Randolph Scott, Harry Carey, Buster Crabbe