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Films In 1932

Douro Fiana Fluvial (Manuel de Oliviera, 1932)
A lively documentary impression of the port of Oporto. The film owes something to the Soviet classics and the French avantgarde, yet remained essentially Portuguese and is noted for its photography a… Read more

Histoire du soldat inconnu (Henri Storck, 1932)
Storck's film - a minor classic - uses a montage of newsreel material to give an evocative portrait of the post World War I era, and gives a frightening prophetic picture of the inevitability of the … Read more

LOVE ME TONIGHT (Rouben Mamoulian, 1932)
Love Me Tonight (1932) has been described as Rouben Mamoulian's first flawless masterpiece. This musical is based on a play by Leopold Marchand and Paul Armont. The screenplay was written by Samuel H… Read more

M (Fritz Lang, 1932)
Fritz Lang was interested in the case of the Dusseldorf child killer, Kurten, and prevailed upon his wife, Thea von Harbou, to help him write a screenplay on the man. The original title for the film … Read more

SHANGHAI EXPRESS (Josef von Sternberg, 1932)
On a train journey from Peiping to Shanghai, Shanghai Lily, notorious white prostitute, meets an old flame, Captain Harvey. The train is stopped by revolutionists led by Chang, and Harvey is held as … Read more

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