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List of All Movies Released in 1930

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List of all movies released in 1930, with film trailers when available. These movies of 1930 are listed alphabetically, but if you're looking for a particular film, you can search for it by using the Filter option below. This list includes some of the best movies of 1930, but since it's a list of all 1930 films there are also some bad movies on here as well. Additional information is also available for these 1930 movies, such as their directors, actors and taglines.

List features All Quiet on the Western Front, Woman Hungry and more.

If you're wondering, "What movies came out in 1930?" or "What are the best 1930 films?" then this list will answer your questions.

This is a comprehensive list of movies that premiered in 1930, so the films you see here range from smaller indie pictures to giant blockbusters. If you're a big cinema buff, this list is a great way to find some more obscure films that you may not already know. {#nodes}
  • A Daughter of the Congo

    Charles R. Moore, Alice B. Russell


    Directed byOscar Micheaux

    A Daughter of the Congo is a 1930 race film directed, written and produced by Oscar Micheaux. The film is loosely based on the novel The American Cavalryman, by African-American novelist and...  more
  • A Devil with Women

    Humphrey Bogart, Victor McLaglen


    Directed byIrving Cummings

    A Devil with Women is a 1930 film starring Victor McLaglen, Mona Maris, and Humphrey Bogart, and directed by Irving Cummings. Set in a Central American country, adventurer McLaglen and sidekick...  more
  • A Florist

    Yoon Myeong Cheon, Choi Nam Ju


    Directed byAhn Jong-Hwa

  • A Lady Surrenders

    Basil Rathbone, Conrad Nagel


    Directed byJohn M. Stahl

    A Lady Surrenders is a 1930 American film starring Genevieve Tobin, Rose Hobart, Conrad Nagel and Basil Rathbone. A man is left by his wife and assuming her to be gone forever, he remarries....  more
  • A Lady to Love

    Edward G. Robinson, Lloyd Ingraham


    Directed byVictor Sjöström

    A Lady To Love is a 1930 drama and romantic film written by Sidney Howard and directed by Victor Seastrom....  more
  • A Lady's Morals

    Reginald Denny, Wallace Beery


    Directed bySidney Franklin

    A Lady's Morals is a 1930 film offering a highly fictionalized account of singer Jenny Lind. The movie features Grace Moore as Lind, Reginald Denny as a lover, and Wallace Beery as P. T. Barnum;...  more
  • A Notorious Affair

    Basil Rathbone, Kay Francis


    Directed byLloyd Bacon

    A Notorious Affair is a 1930 early talkie pre-Code film, which was produced and released by First National Pictures, a subsidiary of Warner Bros.. It was directed by Lloyd Bacon and starred Billie...  more
  • À propos de Nice

    À propos de Nice is a 1930 silent short documentary film directed by Jean Vigo and photographed by Boris Kaufman. The film depicts life in Nice, France by documenting the people in the city, their...  more
  • A Soldier's Plaything

    Andy Devine, Ben Lyon


    Directed byMichael Curtiz

    A Soldier's Plaything is a 1930 all-talking comedy film with songs directed by Michael Curtiz. Warner Bros. filmed this simultaneously in 35mm, and in a widescreen process called Vitascope, but it is...  more
  • A Tough Winter

    Jackie Cooper, Norman Chaney


    Directed byRobert F. McGowan

    A Tough Winter is a 1930 Our Gang short comedy film directed by Robert F. McGowan. It was the 99th Our Gang short that was released....  more
  • A Warm Corner

    Heather Thatcher, Leslie Henson


    Directed byVictor Saville

    A Warm Corner is a 1930 British comedy film directed by Victor Saville and starring Leslie Henson, Heather Thatcher and Austin Melford. The film's sets were designed by Walter Murton. It was based on...  more
  • Abraham Lincoln

    Walter Huston, Una Merkel


    Directed byD. W. Griffith

    Returning to the historic era of his greatest success, Griffith paid homage to the sixteenth President in this moving drama starring Walter Huston. Focusing on Lincoln’s personal tragedies, as well...  more
  • Abschied

    Brigitte Horney, Aribert Mog


    Directed byRobert Siodmak

    Abschied is a 1930 German romantic comedy film directed by Robert Siodmak and written by Emeric Pressburger. The film starred Brigitte Horney and Aribert Mog....  more
  • Achtung! – Auto-Diebe!

    Harry Piel, Charly Berger


    Directed byHarry Piel

    Achtung! Auto-Diebe! is a 1930 German crime film directed by Harry Piel and written by Hans Rameau. The film starred Harry Piel and Leopold von Ledebur....  more
  • Africa

    Africa is a 1930 Walter Lantz cartoon short featuring Oswald the Lucky Rabbit....  more
  • Africa Speaks!

    Africa Speaks! is a 1930 American documentary film directed by Walter Futter and narrated by Lowell Thomas....  more
  • Aimless Walk

    Aimless Walk is a 1930 documentary short film directed by Alexandr Hackenschmied....
  • Aiyoku no ki

    Kinuyo Tanaka


    Directed byHeinosuke Gosho

    Aiyoku no ki is a 1930 Japanese silent film directed by Heinosuke Gosho and written by Akira Fushimi. The film starred Kinuyo Tanaka and Ichirô Yuki....  more
  • Alaskan Knights

    Alaskan Knights, also known as Animal Rhythm is some reissues, is an animated cartoon by Columbia Pictures, and as part of the Krazy Kat series....  more
  • Alfred Hitchcock: More Than Just a Profile

    Herbert Marshall, Edward Chapman


    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

    Alfred Hitchcock: More Than Just a Profile the 1930 film directed by Alfred Hitchcock....
  • Alias French Gertie

    Bebe Daniels, Ben Lyon


    Directed byGeorge Archainbaud

    Alias French Gertie is an American melodramatic crime film directed by George Archainbaud, with a screenplay by Wallace Smith, based upon the unproduced play, The Chatterbox by Bayard Veiller. It...  more
  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    Fred Zinnemann, Lew Ayres


    Directed byLewis Milestone

    All Quiet on the Western Front is a 1930 American epic film based on the Erich Maria Remarque novel of the same name. It was directed by Lewis Milestone, and stars Louis Wolheim, Lew Ayres, John...  more

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  • All Teed Up

    All Teed Up is a 1930 short film directed by Edgar Kennedy....
  • Alraune

    Brigitte Helm, Albert Bassermann


    Directed byRichard Oswald

    Alraune is a German science fiction horror film directed by Richard Oswald. Like the 1928 version this movie again features Brigitte Helm in the role of Alraune. This version aimed for greater...  more
  • An Elastic Affair

    Cyril Butcher, Aileen Despard


    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

    An Elastic Affair is a 10-minute short comedy film directed by Alfred Hitchcock which features the two winners—Cyril Butcher as "the Boy" and Aileen Despard as "the Girl"—of a film acting scholarship...  more